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A Washington Transition for Trump, and For the Rest of Us

Trump propelled his campaign on this promise, which included Mexico financing the wall. Jeff Sessions as attorney general, former Gen. Mike Flynn as national security adviser and Kansas Rep. If not quite the nemesis of candidate Trump, the Times has surely been one of his most strident critics. After all that, he eventually attended the meeting.

Shoppers flock to stores to snatch up Black Friday deals

Black Friday may be losing its urgent appeal, evolving instead into a more strung-out buying process in the run-up to Christmas, analysts have warned. Looking beyond this weekend, the NRF projects November and December retail sales - leaving out autos, gasoline and restaurants - will total almost $656 billion, almost four percent greater than the sum of retail business from the same months previous year.

No. 4 UNC beats No. 16 Wisconsin in Maui Invitational championship

The University of Wisconsin men's basketball team has had some pretty good battles with North Carolina over the years. North Carolina hit a couple of quick baskets to open the second half, prompting Underwood to call a timeout. The Badgers will try to take away Carolina's running attack and play five-on-five, with center Ethan Happ making it much more hard for the Heels' trio of big men, which again dominated the paint with 36 points and 18 rebounds.

Kingfisher sales growth slows as France applies the brake

Like-for-like sales were up 1.8 percent driven by the UK & Poland. The 52 week high shares of Kingfisher PLC have reached is 390.6 whilst the 52 week low for the company's shares is 300.1. "France will now have now seen like-for-like sales decline for five years by the end of the current year, even without the incursion of large scale online (competitors) in the DIY market", said Tony Shiret, analyst at Haitong Research, who has a "sell" rating on Kingfisher .

Demonetisation a make-or-break venture for Modi

Ever since the next day, long queues were spotted outside ATMs and banks to exchange and withdraw the money. "We are working to change that", he added. The government has formed special teams to assess the transactions of jewellery shops across the country. Indians were given notice that much of their cash would be reduced to scrap paper within four hours.

Heavy rush to withdraw money as ATMs open after two days

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) asserted that enough cash was available with banks and all arrangements had been made to reach the currency notes all over the country. The government has reportedly printed 1 billion Rs 2,000 notes and Rs 2 lakh crore worth of cash will come into circulation soon. Talking about the complexity of the operations, he said that on a normal day the ATM back-end operations would be run with around 200 persons.

Mistrial Declared In Murder Of Unarmed Black Man By White Cincinnati Cop

The judge accepted the finding. DuBose, a 43-year-old unarmed man, was shot during a July 19 traffic stop in Cincinnati . During the short trial that began on October 31, Tensing claimed he feared for his life as he was dragged by the auto but bodycam footage appears to show the officer wasn't dragged at all before he made a decision to pull the trigger.

Trump's conciliatory speech helps soothe market concerns

Copper alone added 3.4 percent while iron ore surged 4.7 percent to its highest since January 2015. But she says there is "huge cause for concern" on Wall Street given Trump is "reckless and unpredictable". Raytheon added 7.5 percent. The Standard & Poor's 500 index gained 23.70 points, or 1.1 percent, to 2,163.26 The Nasdaq composite index rose 57.58 points, or 1.1 percent, to 5,251.07.

Reviewing Hot Stock of Yesterday- Kohl's Corporation (NYSE:KSS)

EPS growth for this year is -18.80% and EPS growth for next year is expected to reach at 5.78%. The company expected adjusted diluted EPS in the range of $3.80 to $4. The Company got Initiated by Guggenheim on 30-Sep-16 to Buy. Now the stock price is moving -3.67% off from the highest level of twelve months and +54.25% above from twelve months low.

GOP choose Gazelka as Senate majority leader

Gazelka is not tested in a role like he is about to assume. Gov. Mark Dayton said on Wednesday, Nov. 9, that legislative staff and his aides last met on the subject Friday and he wants them to get together again to work on legislation that could be brought up soon in a special legislative session.

Oil slips as focus moves from Trump to oversupply

The OPEC production agreement targeted an output of only 32.5 to 33.0 million barrels a day . While global energy market is still suffering from the oil glut, OPEC worsened its forecast on the global oil demand for 2017 in its November report .

Is Singles Day going global?

Several brands are making their appearance for the first time on the Single's Day occasion this year, including Burberry, Target, Maserati, Apple, Guerlain. Singles Day is the largest retail shopping day in China, marking the date 11/11. Alibaba is touting a virtual reality service to let Chinese buy from Macy's in NY and Tokyo's Otaku Mode.

No Holiday in KPK on Iqbal Day 2016?

Meanwhile, Interior Ministry Tuesday denied issuing any notification declaring November 9 a public holiday on account of Iqbal Day. "We have not issued any notification", confirms the Ministry spokesperson. He said that the provincial government has not announced any public holiday. Interior Ministry has dismissed the rumours of a holiday being observed on the Iqbal Day on 9th November.

OPEC Invites 12 Non-Cartel States to Attend Meeting in Vienna

International Brent crude oil futures were trading at $50.09 per barrel at 0540 GMT on Thursday, up 11 cents from their last close. The expert assured that despite the results of the meeting, it will be followed by statements of at least agreement to freeze oil output levels and, accordingly, to cooperate in balancing the market.

Review of new emails doesn't change conclusion on Clinton

The new letter follows one Comey sent late last month, in which he said agents would review newly discovered emails that may be connected to Clinton. Clinton is "protected by a rigged system", he said. "It opened a wound that can not be quickly healed", the Democrat said. Trump and his allies have seized on that announcement, using it claim Clinton is likely to face criminal charges.

Suu Kyi pledges due process in violence-racked Rakhine

The violence followed the killings of nine police officers at border posts on October 9. Authorities have not allowed foreign journalists to visit the area and the global media was not invited to travel with senior diplomats who visited this week, even as state media obtained full access.

S&P 500 hits worst losing streak since financial crisis

Not only have markets fallen in the past week, but the VIX, an index that measures volatility, has risen sharply as well, surging over 14% today and is up to 22.08 today from 13 on October 24, the last time the S&P 500 rose on a trading day.

US Intel Doubts Alleged Russian Cyberattacks Could Affect Elections

While multiple intelligence officials told NBC that they have no specific warning about an Election Day attack, they also say they consider the massive and sophisticated internet disruption of Friday, Oct. The US government is combatting the threat in a way that is without precedent for a presidential election. "Whether they were really trying hard to get in, it's not clear", a USA official said.

$43 Million? Uh, No, But How About A Nice Steak Dinner?

Video shot by Bookman's partner after she reported her huge winnings showed a casino in chaos. "I couldn't believe it", Bookman told the Daily News. Told the woman who intends to sue, 'The struggle I've been through, it's hard to cope '. Patch reached out to Resorts World Casino , which defended its claim in a lengthy email.

Authorities responding as pipeline protesters try to build bridge across creek

Julie Fedorchak, who serves as the chairman of the North Dakota Public Service Commission, told National Public Radio in an interview Wednesday that Standing Rock Sioux did not participate in the almost 30 hours of meetings held to determine the pipeline's southern route.

Howard Weil Boosts Marathon Petroleum Corp. (MPC) Price Target to $47.00

Lazard Asset Management LLC now owns 207,594 shares of the company's stock worth $7,718,000 after buying an additional 40,630 shares during the last quarter. 0 brokerages rating the stock a strong buy, 0 brokers rating the stock a buy, 0 brokers rating the stock a hold, zero analysts rating the company a underperform, and finally 0 firms rating the stock a sell with a consensus target price of $49.80.

Summary of Analysts Rating: Juniper Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:JNPR)

The firm has a market cap of $9.80 billion, a P/E ratio of 16.66 and a beta of 1.76. Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) went lower by -1.14% to close at $ 129.50. Several institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. AXA now owns 162,860 shares of the network equipment provider's stock worth $4,155,000 after buying an additional 127,560 shares during the last quarter.

China's J-20 stealth fighter makes public air show debut

It was China's second successive display of a new stealth jet at the biennial Zhuhai show, following the 2014 debut of the J-31. "I think we learned very little". The flying boat is officially promoted as a fire-fighting or search and rescue plane. Vice Chairman of China's Central Military Commission Fan Changlong, as well as senior defense and military officials from over 20 countries, attended the reception.

The Growth Forecast For Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI)

Shares of Sirius XM Holdings (NASDAQ:SIRI) opened at 4.11 on Tuesday. The stock volatility for week was 1.95% while for month was 1.34%.The stock, as of last close, traded 24.92% to its 52 week low and was changed -7.43% from its 52 week high.

Plane carrying Pence skids off runway

We frequently filmed bouncy landings on our cellphones and laughed them off. "Mr. Jilani said he had heard the loud noise of the plane braking hard and that 'water was splashing everywhere'". As everyone on board deplaned, Pence could be seen speaking with emergency responders. The Federal Aviation Administration said, "A crushable concrete runway safety technology called an Engineered Material Arresting System stopped the plane".

UPS just gave Boeing's struggling jumbo jet a $10 billion lifeline

UPS expects to deliver more than 700 million packages between Thanksgiving and New Year's Eve, about 100 million more than last year. Brendan Canavan, who heads UPS Airlines, says the aircraft are part of a "strategic investment for increased capacity".

Police evict oil pipeline protesters from private land

Several media outlets reported that activists had also set on fire a blockade at the County Road 134 bridge. Law enforcement reported no injuries by evening, though at least two officers were hit with wood objects thrown by protesters. Riders on horseback are monitoring the movements of authorities. This is not about those who wish to legally protest. Protesters said heavily armed law enforcement officers unleashed pepper spray on a crowd of unarmed demonstrators on Saturday, while officials ...

Caterpillar Lowers Forecast for Sales

Wall Street had been looking for earnings per share of $0.76 on revenue of $9.87 billion, according to estimates from Yahoo Finance. The company's South American unit posted a $121 million deficit, better than the $217 million loss in 2015's third quarter.

Patriarch steps in at India's Tata Sons after board

After five years, another search committee has been set up by the Tatas, comprising Ronen Sen, Venu Srinivasan and Amit Chandra. The $100 billion group employs some 700,000 persons. In terms of Tata Group turnover, it dropped 4.8 percent to $103.51 billion in 2015-16 from $108.78 billion in the preceding fiscal. He was the first non-Tata chief since 1868 to head the group and made chairman on the basis of his representation from Shapoorji Palonji, the largest shareholder in Tata Sons.

Prime Minister Modi "bats" for Muslim women, blasts triple talaq

More than 24 Muslim women's rights groups, who wrote to Modi demanding reforms to Muslim laws on divorce and polygamy, have also filed a petition in the Supreme Court. "We have raised the issue firmly", said PM Modi. "There are educated Muslim women who can put their views forth". "I am surprised that some political parties of the country in their lust for vote bank are hell-bent upon committing injustice to women in the 21st century".