• Ed Balls joins Strictly Come Dancing tour
Ed Balls joins Strictly Come Dancing tour

I'm sure the answer is yes. However, you make a decision and it's the right decision at the time. "So I said "oh I know Helen Richey, yeah, she's terrific"... But Ed's Gangdam style isn't the only thing getting tongues wagging on this years show (we still can't un-see it), as a guessing game has broken out over who'll be taking Len's place on the j...

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  • Playtech founder Sagi pockets £329m from sale of 12% stake
Playtech founder Sagi pockets £329m from sale of 12% stake

The placing was conducted via an accelerated book build through UBS Limited, Canaccord Genuity Limited and Credit Suisse Securities (Europe) Limited. This November, Playtech governance confirmed that the company would acquire United Kingdom company CFH Clearing for $120 million, a provider of B2B liquidity solutions financial trading enterprises....

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  • Price Chopper on block for $1B
Price Chopper on block for $1B

Price Chopper operates over 130 stores in NY and surrounding states, and its corporate headquarters are on Nott St.in Schenectady. "There are no current plans, nor intentions, to sell any stores". In 1972, the first Price Chopper opened in Pittsfield , Mass. Albertsons , based in Boise, Idaho, merged with Safeway past year in a $9.2 billion ...

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  • Reliance Jio moves CCI against Airtel, Vodafone, Idea for cartelization
Reliance Jio moves CCI against Airtel, Vodafone, Idea for cartelization

Thanks to unlimited free usage of data and voice call offer; it got the fame and attention of the Indian in a very short span. "Even before demonetisation, issues with network optimisation and quality had raised the risk of extension of promotions beyond December 2016 by Jio", CLSA said in a report.

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  • Oil Up In Choppy Trade As OPEC Heavyweights Head To Vienna
Oil Up In Choppy Trade As OPEC Heavyweights Head To Vienna

On the demand side, South Korea's crude imports rose 3.9 percent in the third quarter of 2016 from a year earlier, as oil consumption climbed thanks to low oil prices. Zanganeh was speaking after meeting Algerian Energy Minister Nouredine Bouterfa in Tehran on November 26. A second scenario would see OPEC clinch a deal with clear quotas and no ...

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  • Seattle councilmember concerned for Standing Rock protesters
Seattle councilmember concerned for Standing Rock protesters

Hundreds of protesters have been staying at multiple camps just north of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe's reservation boundary. A source close to Standing Rock Sioux Chairman Dave Archambault II told NBC News that they anxious the order "could put lives at risk" if protesters and activists - who refer to themselves as "water protectors" - ...

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  • Oil Trades Near $48 as OPEC Fails to Agree on Iraq, Iran
Oil Trades Near $48 as OPEC Fails to Agree on Iraq, Iran

On the ICE Futures Exchange in London, the January Brent contract gained 0.43% to trade at $49.33 a barrel, after hitting a three-week peak of $49.96 on Tuesday. "It would not be fair for us to cut oil output". This news story is related to Print/167417-Azerbaijan-signals-OPEC-wants-big-cuts-from-producers/ - breaking news, latest news, pakistan ne...

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  • Arkansas Republicans Gain Supermajority In House With Second Democrat Defection
Arkansas Republicans Gain Supermajority In House With Second Democrat Defection

Trump ran partly on a vow to repeal the federal health care overhaul that he and other Republicans have derided as "Obamacare". They also plan to oppose any Republican effort to restrict women's rights and will seek to keep the issue of economic inequality in the forefront.

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  • North Dakota Governor Orders Evacuation Of Oceti Sakowin Camp
North Dakota Governor Orders Evacuation Of Oceti Sakowin Camp

North Dakota Governor Jack Dalrymple ordered an emergency evacuation Monday of protesters at a camp near an oil pipeline due to "harsh winter conditions", according to a statement from his office. With winter looming, the Corps has chose to close the land north of the Cannonball River where the Oceti Sakowin protest encampment have flourished...

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  • Greece needs debt relief, eurozone central banker says
Greece needs debt relief, eurozone central banker says

Tsakalotos said there has been progress on short-term debt relief measures, expected to be the focus of talks among euro zone finance ministers - known as the Eurogroup - on December 5. Bailout lenders want Greece to allow more flexible labor contracts and drastically scale back protection for troubled mortgages - with almost half of Greek bank loa...

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  • Low-wage workers to strike across USA tomorrow
Low-wage workers to strike across USA tomorrow

Organizers announced Monday their four-year national campaign for wage increases, workers' rights and health care insurance will include strikes at fast food restaurants and 20 airports serving 2 million passengers and mass civil disobedience in front of fast food restaurants.

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  • Charging decision expected in Wayne State officer's death
Charging decision expected in Wayne State officer's death

This undated photo provided by Wayne State University shows university police officer Collin Rose, who was shot in the head while on patrol near a university campus in Detroit on Tuesday, Nov. Tuesday near Lincoln and Brainard. The five-year veteran of the university police force died Wednesday evening in a hospital. "This is through the genero...

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  • US Thanksgiving, Black Friday store sales fall, online rises
US Thanksgiving, Black Friday store sales fall, online rises

Meanwhile, in-store shopping is expected to fall three to four percent for Black Friday, once final numbers are published, according to analysts at Cowen and Co., though this number will be offset by a 20 percent increase in online customer traffic.

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  • Modi's black-money jibe at Opposition roils Parliament
Modi's black-money jibe at Opposition roils Parliament

He also said that the frequent changes to the new policy, including revising the amounts that people can withdraw from their accounts or ATMs, "reflects very poorly on the PM's office, the Finance Minister's office and the Reserve Bank of India".

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  • PV Sindhu loses in Hong Kong Open final
PV Sindhu loses in Hong Kong Open final

But Sindhu got an edge over Cheung through her accurate smashes, which helped her to win her first game by 21-14 in just 18 minutes. With a weak start, with a few casual errors, Verma lost the first game, in the finals, to the Hong Kong shuttler by 14-21.

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  • Swiss cast ballots on referendum on nuclear energy
Swiss cast ballots on referendum on nuclear energy

In the end, 20 of Switzerland's 26 cantons rejected the initiative, with the strongest opposition seen in the central canton of Schwyz, where more than 68 percent voted "no". Switzerland is a densely populated country, none of its five plants is more than 70km (43 miles) from urban centres and the government issues iodine tablets to communities wit...

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  • Thanksgiving travelers head to TF Green, train station
Thanksgiving travelers head to TF Green, train station

Those driving to their Thanksgiving destination will have plenty of company as AAA predicts 1.4 million people in North Carolina and 670,000 people in SC will hit the road from Wednesday through Sunday. Planning your trip and knowing alternative routes ahead of time may also help ease frustration and minimize delays. On Thanksgiving Day, Delawa...

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  • Amid uncertainty, UK Treasury chief to offer bleak outlook
Amid uncertainty, UK Treasury chief to offer bleak outlook

But it remains among the highest of the world's rich nations and Mr Hammond has said public debt levels, equivalent to 84 per cent of GDP past year, are "eye-wateringly large". He added: "The UK Government's decisions today mean a secure economy based on the broad shoulders of the UK, more funding and more powers for Scotland".

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  • Sunoco Logistics acquiring Energy Transfer
Sunoco Logistics acquiring Energy Transfer

ETP, which owns and operates more than 62,500 miles of natural gas and natural gas liquids pipelines, owns roughly 21% of Sunoco Logistics, which itself owns more than 8,500 miles of lines, plus terminaling and marketing assets, Kallanish Energy learns.

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  • Harry Potter's Emma Watson Shares Reaction To Fantastic Beasts
Harry Potter's Emma Watson Shares Reaction To Fantastic Beasts

So far the film has garnered a positive reception from audiences. The film , which cost an estimated $330 million to make and market worldwide, collected an additional $143.3 million in partial release overseas. The film , which stars Benedict Cumberbatch as neurosurgeon Stephen Strange - whose life changes forever after a horrific vehicle ac...

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  • Wal-Mart moving Cyber Monday deals up to Friday
Wal-Mart moving Cyber Monday deals up to Friday

Steve Breen, Walmart .com's vice president of merchandising, said in a news release that the retailer made a decision to begin the online sales on Black Friday after three out of four Wal-Mart customers said they wanted to shop for cyber deals earlier.

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  • Sensex Edges Higher In Choppy Trade, Nifty Holds 8000
Sensex Edges Higher In Choppy Trade, Nifty Holds 8000

Investors also continued to check on the impact of demonetization on the economy. On Tuesday, the equity markets closed in the green for the first time after six straight sessions of losses on the back of attractive valuations, along with higher global crude oil prices and positive global indices.

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  • Palo Alto Disappoints With Its Q2 Forecast
Palo Alto Disappoints With Its Q2 Forecast

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Palo Alto Networks from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Monday, October 31st. In other Palo Alto Networks news, CEO Mark D. Mclaughlin sold 70,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, August 23rd. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the ...

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  • Pakistan PM, army chief watch military drill at India border
Pakistan PM, army chief watch military drill at India border

Helicopter gunships and area troops will take part in the action, which comes just days after seven Pakistani soldiers were killed along the Line of Control (LoC). The nuclear arch-rivals have been trading cross-border fire and accusations since a September attack on an Indian military base, which Delhi blamed on a Pakistani militant group.

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  • Trump aide says he's going to the New York Times
Trump aide says he's going to the New York Times

Trump originally asked for the meeting with Times executives, and also agreed to meet on the record with reporters and columnists. The New York Times pushed back against President-elect Donald Trump, saying Thursday, Nov. A front-page story in The Times on Tuesday questioned whether Trump's business deals will test a provision of the Constitu...

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  • Goldman Sachs Quits Blockchain Alliance R3
Goldman Sachs Quits Blockchain Alliance R3

Following the news of Goldman's departure, Banco Santander also withdrew, Reuters reported . A select number of banks, with Goldman Sachs and Banco Santander are not investing in this deal, with their lack of interest shown in letting their memberships lapse.

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  • Markets Right Now: Stocks climb as oil prices rise
Markets Right Now: Stocks climb as oil prices rise

The Nasdaq composite jumped 47.35 points, or 0.9 percent, to 5,368.86. The Dow's rise was led by gains in Apple and Exxon Mobil shares, up 1.4% and 1.27% respectively. markets will be closed on Thursday for the Thanksgiving holiday. South Korea's Kospi rose 0.9 percent to 1,984.39 and the Hang Seng in Hong Kong gained 1.4 percent to 22,659.14.

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  • Trump and Obama deliver message of unity
Trump and Obama deliver message of unity

He said Obama explained "some of the great things that have been achieved", but did not elaborate. Mr Obama described their meeting as "excellent", while Mr Trump said he looked forward to hearing the outgoing president's "counsel". For his part, Trump has characterized Obama as the worst president in the country's 240-year history. What they...

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  • Demonetisation: Longer queues to get cash on bank holiday
Demonetisation: Longer queues to get cash on bank holiday

Banks have issued alerts to their employees, warning them of serious action over unauthorised transactions following demonetisation of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 currency notes in India. - Business entities having current accounts which are operational for last three months or more will be allowed to draw Rs 50,000 per week. Banks have received Rs3 tril...

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  • Oil drilling in red-hot Permian Basin matches rest of U.S.
Oil drilling in red-hot Permian Basin matches rest of U.S.

Schenk said it's been known for years that the region could yield new bountiful oil production, but it took the U.S. Geological Survey time to assess the Wolfcamp Shale and estimate the volume of that production. By comparison, the Bakken will see its oil production fall 14,000 b/d to 918,000 b/d and Eagle Ford production will fall by 33,000 b/d to...

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  • Naidu praises Sindhu for China Open win
Naidu praises Sindhu for China Open win

She had earlier edged out Korea's Sung ji Hyun yesterday after saving three match points to win the semifinal. Thereafter, she surged to 14-10 lead in the second game before Sun Yu bounced back to win six consecutive points and finally drew the level by taking the game to 21-17.

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  • Jerry Jones: Demoted Romo still has future with Cowboys
Jerry Jones: Demoted Romo still has future with Cowboys

According to the Dallas Morning News , Jones has convinced his old, billionaire ass that Romo will stick around in the future to be part of some hypothetical tandem-quarterback situation that would absolutely never work. A lot of people would choose the latter, because at this point it looks like Dallas caught lightning in a bottle with this ...

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  • Rams' Hill will be inactive after early-morning arrest
Rams' Hill will be inactive after early-morning arrest

TMZ reports Hill was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol after a crash on a Los Angeles-area freeway. He is inactive against the Miami Dolphins tomorrow. Gaines or Trumaine Johnson. Hill joined the Bengals after being signed as an undrafted free agent out of OR and played in just three games during his time there.

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  • Trump's economic 'landing team' members to be announced Monday
Trump's economic 'landing team' members to be announced Monday

His choice of Mike Pompeo has no doubt caused alarm to Axelrod due to Pompeo's previous comments defending interrogation techniques that have been described as torture, and his desire to scrap the Iran nuclear deal - something Trump has previously criticised.

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  • UN expert welcomes US deal to resettle Australia's refugees
UN expert welcomes US deal to resettle Australia's refugees

Special Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants, François Crépeau [official profile], made the statement at the end of his 18-day visit to evaluate Australia's immigration policies. They suffered from insomnia, nightmares and bedwetting, Crepeau said. Australia announced last week it had reached a deal in which the United States would take ...

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