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Trump again threatens big tariffs on U.S. companies that export jobs

The United Steelworkers union told members in a letter Monday that the number of jobs saved is actually 800, not more than 1,100 as President-elect Donald Trump said last week . However, she also wonders whether Trump's successful bid to keep the manufacturer from moving 1,000 jobs from IN to Mexico is IN fact a case of political influence on the free market, while acknowledging that the specifics of the deal remain unclear.

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Ikea expanding parental leave to four months

Employees are still able to take six to eight weeks of short-term disability regardless of tenure, the company said. "This benefit, which applies to all parents, will give our co-workers the opportunity to spend more time with their families when welcoming a child".

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For now, Trump bears signs of a dealmaker, not a policymaker

But he said that any company that "fires its employees, builds a new factory or plant" in another country "and then thinks it will sell its product back into the USA without retribution or outcome, is wrong!" The president-elect tweeted that his administration will "substantially reduce taxes and regulations on businesses".

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US Jobless Rate Drops to 4.6 Percent, Employers Add 178K Jobs

The marked decline in the unemployment rate is a little misleading. Fed officials largely believe that a 4.6 percent unemployment rate is lower than the USA economy can sustain for any length of time without creating upward and potentially undesirable price pressures.

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Ex-POW seeks pardon from Obama to avert desertion trial

Officials who confirmed his request for an official pardon from the outgoing president said they were not authorised to discuss the matter further. There was no immediate comment from DOJ. Bergdahl left his outpost in Afghanistan without permission in 2009 and was captured by militants, prompting a risky but fruitless search. The State Department designated the Haqqani network, based in Pakistan, as a foreign terrorist organization in 2012.

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Democratic anti-Trump electors raising money off the effort

Bret Chiafalo - a leader of the self-described " Hamilton Electors " - said at the Wednesday press conference that blocking Trump is a "moral imperative". They're calling themselves "Hamilton Electors", a movement named after US founding father Alexander Hamilton, who wrote about the Electoral College in the Federalist Papers.

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Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac should be privatized, treasury secretary nominee says

To calculate average mortgage rates , Freddie Mac surveys lenders across the country between Monday and Wednesday each week. The year 2016 was the best for home sales in a decade by many counts, including the NAR's latest existing-home sales report .

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Tallow tensions: Vegans want 'fat-free' UK 5-pound bank note

A petition calling for the Bank of England to remove a new banknote from circulation had on Tuesday received more than 70,000 signatures, with critics angry it is produced with animal product. The novelist Jane Austen will be the face of the new £10 note, which will be available from summer 2017. "It's about time the bank dragged itself into the twenty first century and used a more environmentally friendly and ethical product to coat the notes".

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Oil jumps on hopes of a new Opec deal

There's also concern over the ability of OPEC, notorious for cheating on its own quotas, to enforce any output ceiling given security concerns in many member countries. Yes low prices have made some difference. Low prices have driven out of business many non-conventional oil developments. And it has taken time for the decline in the USA to come though.

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Needle Moving Activity Spotted in The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO)

They now have $46.50 price objective on the stock. These firm study the financial performance of a firm and then issue reports. Coca-Cola Enterprises (NYSE: CCE ) last released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, September 22nd.

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25 arrested at national minimum-wage protest in NYC

Organizers said many participants meant to risk arrest throughout the day to convey the message that "we aren't going anywhere". Political observers said such changes were problematic. While the push for increased wages has been moving across the country, some states haven't garnered a great deal of attention, perhaps due to political climate or other issues at hand.

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World's oldest living person celebrates 117th birthday

A relative told The Daily Telegraph that Morano said, "My word, I'm as old as the hills". "She is a person who from a young age had a hard life that would have sapped the energy out of anyone", Dr. She also had three brothers. But it wasn't clear if she would be enjoying any of the birthday cake she received on Tuesday. Bava suspects that Morano has thrived despite her unusual diet, not because of it.

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Revelers cheer amid police at Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

The annual McDonalds Chicago Thanksgiving Day Parade began marching down State Street on Thursday. The parade stated around 9 a.m. from Upper West Side of Manhattan and proceeded to Macy's flagship store at Herald Square on 34th Street.

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Eurozone business activity speeds up in November

Euro zone inflation has risen in baby steps in recent months, hitting 0.5% in October, and if the trend of strengthening price pressures continues, it could dampen expectations of further policy easing from the European Central Bank. Germany continued to be a growth driver among euro-area economies and France was enjoying its best expansionary spell since the start of the year, according to Markit.

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Albany Airport Preparing For Thanksgiving Travel Rush

According to the site's 2016 holiday survey, 73 percent of Americans plan to travel for either Thanksgiving or Christmas and flights from Chicago O'Hare to Los Angeles International will likely be the most congested this week. "TSA Permits a quarts size bag with 3oz containers or smaller inside that one quart bag". TSA recommends arriving two hours early for any domestic flight and even earlier for global.

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Sea of foam dissipates as crews clean up

People were urged to keep out of the foam, a chemical used as a fire retardant, but it did not stop one cyclist peddling through the fluffy sea, emerging covered in foam and much to the delight of onlookers. Blake said that the foam was 10 feet deep, and that he rode into a sign. Anyone who makes contact with the foam should rinse themselves in water and seek medical attention, according to Matlow.

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Obama to meet Australia, Canada leaders before return to US

During a vitriol-filled campaign, Trump frequently took a combative stance against China, blaming Beijing for "inventing" climate change and rigging the rules of trade. But even there, Obama said he's not convinced Donald Trump would tear up trade deals, as the president-elect promised on the campaign trail. New Zealand Prime Minister John Key less diplomatically quipped that Mr Trump might accept the deal after cosmetic changes.

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UN expert welcomes US deal to resettle Australia's refugees

Crepeau said. But he said Australia's human rights record had been damaged by its migration policies. Villawood Immigration Detention Centre outside Sydney, Australia, which houses asylum-seekers. Australia is responsible for the "damage" inflicted on asylum seekers and refugees in offshore detention, with the "cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment" resulting from its "punitive" attitude towards boat arrivals, according to a United Nations investigation.

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Amplify Snack Brands, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2016 Financial Results

According to ZACKS data, different Brokerage Firms rated the BETR stock about their BUY, SELL or HOLD recommendations. 08/09/2016 - Amplify Snack Brands , inc. Shares of company began trading at $10.43 climbed to high of $10.90 touched the low of $9.92. Amplify Snack Brands has a 52-week low of $9.15 and a 52-week high of $17.53.

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New York City mayor tells Trump about 'how fearful' residents are

Trump has vowed to deport or incarcerate as many as three million undocumented immigrants with criminal records. Bannon, who stepped down as head of the alt-right Breitbart News to work for the Trump campaign, has been castigated as a hate peddler by leaders including Vermont Sen.

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Subaru previews new 7-seat SUV with VIZIV-7 concept

Unfortunately, Subaru says the concept previews the "size direction" of a future three-row SUV, not necessarily the design. "Subaru is demonstrating its thinking about how big a future SUV from Subaru can be". While at the rear, you'll also note the compact C-shaped taillights with a strip of LEDs running across the rear hatch, linking the lighting units. With any hope, this model is an accurate representation of that upcoming SUV that Subaru has been planning.

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Rauner: Illinois will have 'good relationship' with Trump

IL taxpayers will potentially save billions on a contract between the state's largest employees' union and the governor after the state's labor board declared impasse on all terms. Nick Swedberg is a freelance reporter for the Daily Southtown . The Senate overrode the veto despite most Republicans siding with the governor. "I remain firm in my support of IL workers and look forward to seeing both sides return to negotiating so that the state can reach a fair contract".

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Conciliatory Speech by Donald Trump Helps Market Concerns

USA markets also proved resilient in the face of the landmark result, defying expectations of a sharp slump. Europe's index of leading 300 shares (.FTEU3) was down 0.3 percent after earlier touching a two-week high, with utilities .SX6P dropping 4 percent.

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ATMs to be recalibrated today, no Rs 1000 notes soon: Jaitley

He also added that almost 22,500 ATMs would be re-calibrated on Thursday to dispense cash effectively. The existing exemptions for acceptance of old Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes for certain types of transactions are being extended beyond 14th November, 2016 midnight up to 24th November, 2016 mid night.

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Opic lends to Indian solar projects

Updates the BLM's current fee structure in response to market conditions, which will bring down near-term costs for solar projects. The Bureau of Land Management has finalized rules that encourage increased solar and wind energy production on public lands, and it's making Utah a priority.

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A look at Trump's immigration plans by the numbers

But others say they expect Trump to stick to his script. It is important to know who is coming and going into the country. He also said he'd do away with a provision for undocumented parents of US citizens or permanent residents. Trump's comments also leave open the question of whether his administration would hit those high deportation figures by going after undocumented immigrants without criminal records.

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Estimations under Considerations: Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (ADR) (NYSE:TEVA)

According to a report issued to investors by Barclays Capital on Monday, shares of Teva Pharmaceutical (NYSE: TEVA ) had their rating indicated by analysts to "Equal Weight". A number of large investors have recently made changes to their positions in the company. The estimated EPS for the current quarter is said to be $1.27.

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Alibaba rakes up record Dollars 17.6 billion on Singles Day sales

The country's biggest e-commerce brand, Alibaba Group, said Friday sales by the thousands of retailers on its platforms passed 62.6 billion yuan ($9 billion) in the first 10 hours of the day. China's State Post Bureau has estimated the country will handle more than one billion packages during the six days from Friday, up 35 percent from a year ago, the official news agency Xinhua reported.

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Klinsmann not concerned by Mexico defeat

U.S. hasn't lost a game since they were defeated by the Colombian's back in June in the Copa America. The United States have never lost against Mexico in OH since the creation of the Hexagonal following the expansion of 24 teams to 32 for the 1998 FIFA World Cup , and of the four times that they played in 2001, 2005, 2009 and 2013, the home side came victorious with a 2-0 win.

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Global oil output hit new record pending promised OPEC cuts

The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries pumped 33.64 million barrels per day (bpd) last month, according to figures OPEC collects from secondary sources, up 240,000 bpd from September, OPEC said in a monthly report . While the accord initially helped revive crude prices to more than $50 a barrel, oil has since retreated on doubts the agreement will be fulfilled as key members Iran and Iraq argue that they should be exempt from output restraints.

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Twitter mourns the loss of Vine by sharing their favorite videos

Twitter which acquired Vine before the latter's launch in 2012, introduced the service in January 2013 as a way for users to share small video clips that were six seconds or less. " Thank you for the incredible years". In celebration of the quirky, creative and down right amusing vines that have graced our feeds over the last three years, we've round up the best of vine to give the app the send off it truly deserves.

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President Obama Asks North Carolina To Vote for Hillary Clinton

Obama will be hosting a rally with Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter James Taylor in Chapel Hill on Wednesday, the first of two visits he's planned this week to the swing state. She has run millions of dollars of ads in Arizona, and her campaign has also sent Michelle Obama and Bernie Sanders to the state in recent weeks. His son won Florida by fewer than 600 votes after a mandated recount in 2000, giving George W.

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United States officials bracing for Election Day cyber attacks

While officials are preparing for the worst, they expect to see more lower-level cyber attacks - such as social media hacks - if there any. Across the federal government, however, current and former officials told NBC News on Friday that agencies including the White House, National Security Agency, CIA and Defense Department are covertly playing roles as well in ensuring next week's election isn't sidelined by a cyberattack.

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Twitter Reported Better than Expected Revenue

Twitter said that it won't be reporting a revenue guidance and the job cuts in sales were a reason for this. The company rounds up its revenue by placing short adverts before and during the video or stream. Still, analysts remain cautious about Twitter's ability to break out of its rut and accelerate growth. The company was less than forthcoming on the topic of future revenues, and also declined to provide the third quarter's daily active user numbers for analysts.

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Broadband providers face new ad rules to help make pricing more transparent

The ASA's rules apply to all forms of advertising, including TV ads, billboards, newspapers, etc. Indeed, a joint study with Ofcom published earlier this year found that just 23 per cent of respondents were able to correctly identify the total monthly cost after the initial viewing of an advert.

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Oil ends at one-month low on OPEC doubts, expected record output

Officials and experts from OPEC countries and non-OPEC nations including Azerbaijan, Brazil, Kazakhstan, Mexico, Oman and Russian Federation met for consultations in Vienna on Saturday and only agreed to meet again in November before a scheduled regular OPEC meeting on Nov.

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Oil is falling on fears that OPEC's production cut deal is dead

Futures dropped as much as 1.5 percent in NY. Oil edged up on Tuesday ahead of the release of USA crude inventory data, which in recent weeks has provided bullish surprises, but a flurry of top-level comments from OPEC members regarding chances of an output cut kept a lid on prices.

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Samsung Note 7 recall in United States expands to replacement phones

If, after all the battery explosions and two recalls, you're still inclined to cling onto your Galaxy Note7, here's a new reason why you should reconsider: Samsung is now offering up to $100 in credit to every customer who exchanges their Note7 for another Samsung smartphone.

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Severstal Sees 'Significant' Drop in Coal Price in 2 Months

The price of both thermal and coking coal gained again on Monday with the Australian export benchmark shrugging off news that Beijing will further relax restrictions on some domestic miners to meet winter demand. Total volume on Monday for the January future was 1.3 million contracts, equivalent to 130 million tonnes of coal, an all-time high and up more than 35 percent from Friday.

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Man writes opinion about yoga trousers; women take to the streets

As swiftly as the Etsy shop flooded with coffee mugs reading "nasty women vote" following last week's presidential debate, the internet seized upon Sorrentino's words with ferocity. "I live in this neighbourhood, and it's weird to see so many people from outside this area marching through for yoga trousers", said high schooler Catie Cauzzone, who took part in the parade with three friends.