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French Private Sector Output Rises in October

IHS Markit's euro zone Flash Composite Purchasing Managers' Index for October, seen as a good guide to overall economic growth, fell to 55.9 from September's 56.7, still comfortably above the 50 level that separates growth from contraction. Read More »

Country Music Hall of Fame inducts Alan Jackson, Don Schlitz, Jerry Reed

By tradition, new inductees are introduced by fellow Hall of Fame members; Lynn, 85, is part of that club. In a statement issued after her stroke via her Facebook page , she thanked everyone for the well wishes: "I'm just letting everybody know that Willie [Nelson] ain't dead yet and neither am I, and I can't wait to see all of you on the road!" This year, Alan Jackson, Don Schlitz and the late Jerry Reed were officially inducted as new members of the Country Music Hall of Fame . Read More »

Fire Breaks Out At Aishwarya Rai Bachchan's Bandra Home

Eight fire tenders were rushed to the spot. The report also added that no casualty has been reported as of now. Currently, the Ae Dil Hai Mushkil actress stays in Juhu with her father-in-law Amitabh Bachchan, mother-in-law Jaya Bachchan, husband Abhishek Bachchan and daughter Aaradhya Bachchan. Read More »

Under the sea: Europe's first underwater restaurant to open in Norway

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From above this looks like a giant concrete slab, but it's actually the design for Europe's first underwater restaurant. And since mussels have the ability to cleanse the surrounding water by removing significant amounts of pollutants, the structure will help purify the sea and thus attract more marine life. Read More »

Country Trust Bank Grows Holdings in Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO)

The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital on Monday, August 15 with "Overweight". The stock has "Sell" rating by Zacks on Thursday, September 17. 10/24/2017-Berenberg Bank Reiterated Rating of Hold. The firm earned "Underweight" rating on Thursday, April 6 by JP Morgan. $2.94M worth of Cisco Systems, Inc . The rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Buy" on Wednesday, August 2. Read More »

Body of 3-year-old Jacksonville boy found following missing child alert

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Marques Burney said he nearly fell into the same tanks just days earlier and told Action News Jax that he was going to file a complaint, but never got around to it. Officials are unsure how the child got into the tank or whether foul play was involved. City employees worked Monday to place new coverings on the tank. Read More »

After four years in Egypt jail, Ibrahim Halawa is home

They landed in Dublin around 11am this morning. Mr Halawa, who is now 21, was detained by Egyptian security forces during the 2013 mosque siege. He took to Instagram to inform everyone that he was on his way back home. He was one of nearly 500 arrested and charged in a mass trial in Egypt and imprisoned alongside Australian journalist, Peter Greste. Ibrahim Halawa was cleared of all charges last month and on Thursday was released from prison. Read More »

Metuh wants Jonathan to testify in his trial

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Jonathan is to appear as a defence witness in the suit filed by the Federal Government against Metuh. Mr. Dasuki was however absent in court on Monday. Ikpeazu then told the court that he meant to apply for a subpoena to be issued on Jonathan so that he can appear as witness in the case against his client. Read More »

Teen fatally shoots 10-year-old friend with crossbow after 'a disagreement'

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Investigators have determined that the crossbow-wielding shooter was a 13-year-old boy, who was not related to the victims. In the meantime, the 13-year-old remains in custody. "He is dead because of an action", Dougherty said. "So until something steers us in the other direction, we're going to work it as a homicide". Lincoln County Sheriff's Office officials said the boys were playing Saturday evening in an area north of Wellston where they had played so many times before. Read More »

What Do Analysts Suggest For United Continental Holdings, Inc. (UAL)

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The company was downgraded on Thursday, January 5 by Morgan Stanley. The stock has "Outperform" rating by Imperial Capital on Wednesday, October 12. The company now has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $76.26. Shares for $230,504 were sold by Hart Gregory L. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Monday, August 28 by Jefferies. (NYSE: UAL ). The name now has a score of 8.00000. Read More »

Australia to train Philippines in urban warfare

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She said Canberra would send teams immediately to provide urban warfare counter-terrorism training. Daesh is another term use for Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS). They will also bolster maritime security engagement and bilateral maritime patrols and co-host a seminar on efforts to recover from conflict. For his part, Lorenzana welcomed the partnership between Manila and Canberra on the extensive Defence Cooperation Program that provides the mechanisms for military support, ... Read More »

President Trump calls Sen. Corker 'lightweight' in Twitter feud

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In a second tweet, Trump wrote , "Corker dropped out of the race in Tennessee when I refused to endorse him, and now is only negative on anything Trump". In response, Corker said, "It's a shame the White House has become an adult day care center". Trump responded on Twitter, mocking Corker as someone who could not get elected "dog catcher". Read More »

Abbott Laboratories (ABT) — Recommendation Trends

Gluskin Sheff & Assoc Inc acquired 22,600 shares as Globant Sa (GLOB)'s stock rose 12.69%. AQR Capital Management LLC now owns 634,391 shares of the healthcare product maker's stock valued at $28,173,000 after purchasing an additional 460,477 shares during the last quarter. Read More »

Northern Ireland abortion case to begin at Supreme Court

It said it was an "extraordinary intervention by the United Kingdom government into the devolved affairs of Northern Ireland " and accused Ms Greening of a "shameful ministerial over-reach" without Parliamentary scrutiny or debate. "The government should not overstretch its reach - it does not have a mandate to intervene in Northern Ireland; abortion is a devolved issue and should be decided by the Northern Ireland Assembly". Read More »

Likely tornado hits casino where Beach Boys playing

Over the weekend, an EF-1 tornado was created after a batch of storms popped up in Norman , Oklahoma, causing damage to a local casino as well as businesses in the area. Although the damage to the land-based casino and nearby buildings was quite substantial, there were no injuries reported. Keli Cain, a spokeswoman for the Department, stated that twisters downed trees and caused power supply problems in certain areas. Read More »

Opposition to observe Nov 8, day demonetisation was announced, as 'black day'

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Calling demonetisation "the scam of the century", the Congress leader said that protests will be held across the country to highlight the ill-effects of note ban. The meeting on Monday was attended by members of a coordination committee at Parliament House, including O'Brien, Yadav, D Raja from CPI, Kanimozhi from DMK, Satish Chandra Mishra from the BSP. Read More »

Freaky penalty scored in Thailand Cup

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He struck the ball hard onto the crossbar, sending his opposite number dashing from his line in jubilation. Meanwhile, the rival goalkeeper was absolutely ecstatic, running up the field to celebrate what would have been a crucial penalty miss with his teammates. Read More »

Mega Millions ticket price to rise to $2

Now players pick five numbers from one to 75, then one Mega Ball number from 1 to 15. Lottery officials said it also will make it easier for players to win the game's second tier $1 million prize for matching five white balls. But the chance of winning some prize, even if not the jackpot, will improve, so that players have a 1 in 24 chance of winning some prize, according to Mega Millions . Read More »

Call for probe into teacher death in Kenya

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She was granted a restraining order against him in April this year. Mr Kingori has urged authorities to investigate her death after fears that it was the result of a targeted killing. The experienced teacher had previously taught at a number of schools around Sydney, in subjects including English, Italian and Drama, and had also once run her own preschool. Read More »

Theresa May 'begged for help' from Juncker on Brexit

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As she later did over dinner on Thursday with fellow European Union leaders, May asked for help to overcome British divisions. Juncker told the BBC he was "shocked" by what appeared in the FAZ , insisting that "nothing is true" in it. A spokesman for May refused to comment on the claims in the leaked account . At a conference organised by the Chatham House foreign affairs think-tank, Mr Johnson said: "I'm glad that at the Council in Brussels they seemed more positive, frankly, than I ... Read More »

Indian Energy Exchange shares fall in market debut after $154 million IPO

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At this price, the total amount worked out to be Rs. 300.22 crore. Category wise, the qualified institutional buyers (QIBs) category was subscribed 2.56 times. Over the next five years, renewable energy capacity may well see a three-fold jump and expand to 170GW. Indian Energy Exchange Ltd is now trading at Rs 1638, down by Rs 12 or 0.73% from its previous closing of Rs 1650 on the BSE . Read More »

Garud commandos to man perimeter during IAF exercise on Agra-Lucknow expressway

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On November 21 a year ago, six Mirage and Sukhoi jets had performed an air show and carried out maneouvres on the expressway.During the Tuesday exercise, traffic on the expressway will be diverted from milestone 219 near Araul in Kanpur district to milestone 324.According to Uttar Pradesh Expressways Industrial Development Authority, all the traffic going toward Lucknow will be diverted from Araul intersection toward Bilhaur trisection covering 6 km. Read More »

Pennywise Photobombs Unsuspecting Couple's Engagement Photos

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With a running tally of more than $651 million at the global box office after this weekend, it's pretty safe to say that Pennywise has been seen everywhere, even in places you wouldn't suspect. Whether the couple actually use the creepy photos remains to be seen but it would certainly make them memorable to anybody who got a copy. Yeah, we think she'll notice pretty soon. Read More »

Discrimination harms children, not same-sex parents

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A report from the institute corroborated multiple studies finding that children of same-sex parents do just as well as the offspring of heterosexuals. The Essential poll commissioned by the Guardian older Australians had higher participation rates than young people. The panel claims information presented by the "No" Same-Sex Marriage campaign has led to a "damaging misrepresentation" of the evidence on the welfare of children of same sex marriage. Read More »

Xi tightens grip on China as name added to Communist constitution

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The concept places a heavy emphasis on the party's role in governing every aspect of the country from the economy to what people are writing on social media. Xi's blueprint suggests the Communist Party will continue to increase its control of the country, with no suggestion that crackdowns on human rights activists will wane. Read More »