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  • 1 of 5 devices near train station explodes; no injuries

    Earlier Saturday, a garbage can exploded near the starting line of a Marine Corps charity run in Seaside Park, New Jersey . Surveillance video shows a man dragging what appears to be a duffel bag with wheels near the site of the West 23rd street explosion about 40 minutes before the blast, according to multiple local and federal law enforcement sources.

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  • Spain, Japan, Australia up 2-0 in Davis Cup WGroup playoffs

    Spain, Japan, Australia up 2-0 in Davis Cup WGroup playoffs

    Yoshihito Nishioka and Taro Daniel gave Japan a commanding 2-0 lead with wins in singles on Friday. Australia, captained by Lleyton Hewitt, will play in the World Group for a fourth consecutive year in 2017. Teaming up for the first time in the competition, Groth and Peers overcame the disappointment of squandering a third-set match point to seal the tie after two hours and 21 minutes.

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  • Oil rises on smaller-than-expected build in USA crude stocks

    On Tuesday, long-dated U.S. Treasury yields rose to their highest levels in about three months on heavy Treasury and corporate debt supply and on concerns about global central bank policy. Gulf Coast crude stocks jumped 2.3 million barrels. Adding to the downward pressure was the comment from Libya's National Oil Corporation that it would immediately start working to resume crude exports from ports seized in recent days by forces loyal to eastern commander Khalifa Haftar.

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  • 1 killed, cop injured in shooting outside New Jersey casino

    1 killed, cop injured in shooting outside New Jersey casino

    Atlantic City police Chief Henry White said the shooting happened around 4 am after officers stopped a auto with three men near a parking garage of Caesars casino . Anyone with information is asked to contact the Atlantic County Prosecutor's Office or Atlantic City Police. They were charged with two counts of attempted murder, three counts of robbery, two counts of conspiracy to commit robbery, two counts of possession of a firearm for an unlawful goal and two counts of conspiracy to commit ...

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  • East Coast faces gas shortages after pipeline leak

    Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal has also issued a state of emergency . On Sept. 9, gasoline was discharged from an underground 36-inch pipeline near Birmingham, Ala. A gasoline pipeline that runs from Houston to NY ruptured 30 miles south of Birmingham, AL, leading to a major leak. "This will not persist, and indeed the price increases you'll see do not represent a trend".

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  • Apple pays $118m tax penalty for underreporting income in Japan

    Apple pays $118m tax penalty for underreporting income in Japan

    An Apple Inc iTunes unit in Japan was ordered to pay some 12 billion yen ($118 million) in tax by local authorities after underreporting income, media reported Friday. Meanwhile, The Obama administration has moved to limit the use of foreign tax credits by USA multinational companies to reduce their tax bills at home.

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  • Chipotle tests drone deliveries

    Chipotle tests drone deliveries

    Alphabet said its test will entail a few hundred deliveries to students and staff from a nearby office building. It has since continued testing and refining the system on private land in California and is now turning its attention to Virginia Tech, a federally approved testing site where startup Flirtey is also putting its drones through their paces.

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  • Key ruling on Dakota Access Pipeline due by end of Friday

    U.S. District Judge James E. Boasberg in Washington, D.C., denied a preliminary injunction that would have extended his earlier order halting waterway permits for the Dakota Access Pipeline, created to transport more than 400,000 barrels a day of crude oil from the Bakken oil fields across South Dakota to IL.

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  • Seagate Tech invites ValueAct in as major shareholder

    Seagate Tech invites ValueAct in as major shareholder

    Several hedge funds and institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Seagate Technology . (NASDAQ:STX) initiated the shares trading at $35.49 and showed positive change of +5.92% while the stock's final trade was registered at $ 36.51.

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  • Real-Life Investigators Object to Portrayal in 'Sully' Movie

    The same can be said for Tom Hanks, who plays Sully in Eastwood's film. Numerous survivors live in the Charlotte area (Standering lives in Cornelius), because that's where the ill-fated Flight 1549 was destined before being disabled by a flock of birds that knocked out two of the plane's engines, forcing Sully and first officer Jeff Skiles to put the plane down on New York's Hudson River.

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  • Man caught on camera stealing money from 93-year-old woman's bra

    Man caught on camera stealing money from 93-year-old woman's bra

    He allegedly walked up behind her, grabbed the cash and fled. She's holding out hope that somehow the man will be caught and she'll get her money back. Added the Harlem pensioner via abc7: 'I need that money, because my husband passed away seven years ago. "I just screamed, 'Run, run, he stole my money!'" she said .

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  • Gold falls as rate rise expectations grow (again)

    At the annual Jackson Hole symposium, various Fed officials provided a roadmap for the U.S. economy which included at least one rate hike before the year concludes. It had risen 31 cents on Friday. The rupee is down 1.5% till date this year, while foreign institutional investors (FIIs) have bought $5.78 billion in equity and sold $1.19 billion in debt markets.

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  • Hellawell to stay as Sports Direct chairman despite losing shareholder vote

    Sports Direct International will have to try again in its bid to keep its chairman as independent investors opposed his re-election on Wednesday. The meeting comes as Sports Direct's share price continues to plummet by over 10% on the day after a profit warning, the quashing of a takeover rumour, and news that the company turned down chairman Keith Hellawell .

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  • Labor Day Weekend Weather: Sunny Skies

    Light wind in the morning becoming southeast around 10 miles per hour in the afternoon. Rain chances will remain low during this period, staying at only a 10 percent chance of isolated thundershowers. Temperatures will fall dramatically as the wind flips to the north. Highs Monday will be in the lower 60s north and the lower 70s south. Overnight, mostly cloudy with a low around 74.

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  • Turkey eyes role for EU council in post-coup prosecutions-Germany

    Turkey eyes role for EU council in post-coup prosecutions-Germany

    Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan had said the death toll as a result of the military coup attempt stood at 246 people, excluding the coup plotters, and over 2,000 people were wounded. Mogherini sought to put that issue to rest, referring to Turkey as an European Union candidate. An initial meeting with Celik over dinner on Friday had been 'very friendly, ' Lajcak said, while adding that they would not shy away from hard topics.

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  • Current VeriFone Systems (NYSE:PAY) PT Means Stock Is Worth Almost $36

    Current VeriFone Systems (NYSE:PAY) PT Means Stock Is Worth Almost $36

    Piper Jaffray Cos. reaffirmed a buy rating and set a $38.00 target price on shares of VeriFone Systems in a research note on Wednesday, June 1st. The stock now has an average rating of Hold and a consensus target price of $29.27. LLC now owns 1,335,989 shares of the company's stock worth $37,434,000 after buying an additional 108,234 shares in the last quarter. About 26.75M shares traded hands or 1110.41% up from the average.

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  • New Image Reveals Interior Of The Tesla Model 3 On The Street

    New Image Reveals Interior Of The Tesla Model 3 On The Street

    The new update is expected to stop the system from being reactivated after a driver ignores visual and audio warnings, essentially preventing the driver from turning Autopilot back on after ignoring its commands. "The improvements will on several dimensions, but that's only a software update so it will be applicable to all cars". Analysts worry that whenever the company sells more stock, the share price of Tesla Motors will be affected.

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  • FAA: Expect 600K Commercial Drones in the Air Within a Year

    Alternatively, the unmanned aircraft must remain within VLOS of the visual observer, FAA states. Users can operate their drones in Class G (uncontrolled airspace without air traffic control permission) and in general, a UAS/drone may be flown no higher than 400 feet above ground level.

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  • Allegiant Air adds nonstop service from New Orleans-Concord

    Allegiant Air adds nonstop service from New Orleans-Concord

    As of December 16, 2X-weekly flights will go into service from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania to Austin, Texas. Beginning Nov. 18, the airline will begin year-round 2X-weekly service from Concord, North Carolina to New Orleans, Louisiana. Both of the new routes will operate twice a week, Allegiant said. Pittsburgh hasn't had a nonstop flight to Austin since 1997. "We are very excited to add New Orleans to our destinations", said Richard Cloutier, aviation director Concord Regional Airport.

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  • DHS to review use of private immigrant detention centers, Jeh Johnson says

    DHS to review use of private immigrant detention centers, Jeh Johnson says

    The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) detains a total of 33,676 people, as of the beginning of August, with an overwhelming 24,567 (or 72%) of these held in the country's 46 private detention facilities. Prisoners in the federal system are only a fraction of the overall US prisoner population, where most are held in state prison systems. A memo written by Deputy Attorney General Sally Yates directing the change stated that private prisons "simply do not provide the same level of ...

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  • German economy minister says EU-US trade talks have failed

    German economy minister says EU-US trade talks have failed

    Sigmar Gabriel of Germany, the EU's biggest economy, said on Sunday that negotiations over the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) had failed because Europe rejected some US demands. He added: 'I'll offer a pound to a euro that there will be a US-UK free trade agreement in place long before there is a US-EU agreement - if, indeed, that happens at all.

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  • Trump postpones immigration speech

    Trump postpones immigration speech

    During the discussion, he said he is open to " softening " his approach because he's "not looking to hurt people". "What I'm doing is following the law". Trump's new campaign manager, Kellyanne Conway, echoed Priebus' optimism, contending that the candidate just had the best week of his campaign, "mostly because he's able to be himself, the authentic Donald Trump ".

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  • Trump warns of regulations, taxes harming family farmers

    Trump warns of regulations, taxes harming family farmers

    He said the killing of someone pushing a stroller "is unacceptable in an American city" and that "the level of violence in Chicago is unacceptable". Trump told a crowd Saturday at a rally in Des Moines , Iowa , that African-Americans "have given so much to this country".

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