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France's private sector activity expanded at the fastest pace in almost six-and-a-half years in October. The composite output index climbed to 57.5 in October from 57.1 in September. Analysts said that while the slip in the headline readings of the survey by data monitoring company IHS Markit was disappointing, the economy remained on its best run since the eurozone debt crisis.
  • Metuh wants Goodluck Jonathan as next Witness

    Metuh wants Goodluck Jonathan as next Witness

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    Metuh is standing trial for illegally receiving N400 million from the office of the national security adviser, Col Sambo Dasuki , who also being held for allegedly misappropriating more than $2 billion (£1.3bn) meant to buy weapons for the military to fight Islamic militant Boko Haram.
  • 10-year-old boy killed in crossbow shooting in Lincoln County

    10-year-old boy killed in crossbow shooting in Lincoln County

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    The older boy, Austin Almanza died at the scene, Fox8 reports , after the arrow went through his lower torso. The name of the 13-year-old was not released because he is a juvenile. "Austin is dead because of an action that took place, so until something steers us in another direction, we're going to work it as a homicide", Dougherty told reporters.
  • Trending Analyst Recommended Stock: United Continental Holdings, Inc. (UAL)

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    The stock increased 0.20% or $0.12 on October 20, reaching $59.9. The company has experienced volume of 4,204,274 shares while on average the company has a capacity of trading 3.75M share. Bowling Portfolio Management Llc who had been investing in United Continental Hld for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $17.60B market cap company.
  • It's Trump vs Corker as Twitter battle erupts

    It's Trump vs Corker as Twitter battle erupts

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    The president, for his part, responded about an hour later by saying the twice-elected senator and former Chattanooga mayor "couldn't get elected dog catcher". Another negotiation Corker wants Trump to stay out of is the tax debate. And speaking to ABC, he suggested that the President butt out of the process.
  • Brokers Issue New Targets On Skechers USA, Inc. (NYSE:SKX)

    Brokers Issue New Targets On Skechers USA, Inc. (NYSE:SKX)

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    Net sales also beat the estimate for the fourth quarter in row gaining from solid performances at the worldwide wholesale business and company-owned global retail operations. Utah Retirement Systems grew its stake in Skechers U.S.A.by 0.4% in the first quarter. BlackRock Inc. increased its position in shares of Skechers U.S.A.by 3,136.5% during the first quarter.
  • Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) Receives Coverage Optimism Score of 0.08

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    Endurant Capital Management Lp decreased Abbott Labs ( ABT ) stake by 19.03% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. The Keybank National Association holds 721,282 shares with $87.51M value, down from 724,171 last quarter. Watkin Jared had sold 552 shares worth $26,482. Ejf Capital Llc bought 50,000 shares as the company's stock declined 8.39% while stock markets rallied.
  • Govt to infuse Rs 2.11 lakh crore into public sector banks

    Govt to infuse Rs 2.11 lakh crore into public sector banks

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    FM Arun Jaitley told media that the government has given a go ahead to bank recap plan worth Rs 2.11 lakh crore, which includes Rs 1.35 lakh crore via bank recap bonds and Rs 76,000 crore from budgetary support and market loans. The banking sector has been neck-deep with with asset quality worries. Macro-economic fundamentals remain strong. Andhra Bank, Syndicate Bank, Punjab National Bank and Oriental Bank gained between 4 per cent and 8 per cent.
  • Tornado Touches Down During Beach Boys Concert

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    A powerful tornado hit an Oklahoma casino during a Beach Boys concert, and part of the tornado was caught up close by a meteorologist from NBC 4's sister station in Oklahoma City. On Sunday, operators of the casino stated that there was no time to alert guests before the storm arrived as it took place at the very same time that the National Weather Service issued a tornado warning for their area.
  • Opposition planning joint protest on note ban anniversary

    Opposition planning joint protest on note ban anniversary

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    He described the note-ban decision as the NDA government's "most ill-conceived and hasty decision". Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad told reporters in New Delhi that the opposition parties have worked out a joint strategy to register their protest against the November 8 demonetisation.
  • EU Investigators Inspect German Automakers

    EU Investigators Inspect German Automakers

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    Volkswagen and its Audi unit also confirmed receiving visits from European inspectors, German news agency dpa reported. Employees of Volkswagen will inspect a auto out of an assembly line in Germany. A BMW statement has made pains to emphasis the difference between the price-fixing allegations of the cartel investigation and the Dieselgate scandal, which are two separate issues.
  • This Is Why You Should Never Celebrate Too Early In Sport

    This Is Why You Should Never Celebrate Too Early In Sport

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    The penalty ball hits the crossbar and rockets upwards toward the sky, and the defending goalkeeper runs off in celebration. The ball fell back to earth and bounced - with some healthy backspin. He said: "The penalty shoot out was going on for a long time". Both teams were scoring every time. The crowd is heard cheering and laughing hysterically at the freakish goal.
  • Changes coming to Mega Millions lottery

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    The starting jackpots will more than double, from $15 millino to $40 million, and the jackpots will grow faster, according to Mega Millions officials. Mega Millions drawings are held Tuesdays and Fridays at 11 p.m. In 2014 and 2015, the lottery failed to meet its financial obligations to the state , even after partnering with Northstar Lottery Group in 2013, which had promised to send "at least" $1.42 billion in additional income back to New Jersey .
  • Kenya police arrest Gabrielle Maina's husband

    Kenya police arrest Gabrielle Maina's husband

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    Ms Maina's lawyer George King'ori said his client received threats from her husband and feared for her safety. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said his prayers go out to family and friends. "Our thoughts are with Ms Maina's family and friends at this awful time, we offer our condolences and support". It said the much-loved teacher was attacked after she dropped her son at a friend's house.
  • Juncker denies making disparaging comments about May after Brussels dinner

    Juncker denies making disparaging comments about May after Brussels dinner

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    She reportedly told Mr Juncker that "friend and foe at home were breathing down her neck, ready to strike", adding that she had no room for manoeuvre and that "the Europeans would have to make it for them". The PM's former chief of staff, Nick Timothy, claimed one of the Mr Juncker's senior aides, Martin Selmayr, was behind the leak. Hugo Dixon, the founder of the InFacts website, tweeted: "Brussels stupid to leak story of May begging and sleep-deprived at last week's dinner".