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Avis Budget Group Updates 2017 Earnings Estimates

It has underperformed by 31.60% the S&P500. The shares were sold at an average price of $42.00, for a total transaction of $1,050,000.00. The stock increased 0.02% or $0.01 on November 3, reaching $40.97. The rating was initiated by Macquarie Research on Friday, August 26 with "Outperform". (NASDAQ: CAR ) on Thursday, February 25 with "Buy" rating. A P/B ratio of less than 1.0 can indicate that a stock is undervalued, while a ratio of greater than 1.0 may indicate that a stock is overvalued. Read More »

Pa. state police confirm trooper shooting

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The suspect fled in an older model 2008 blue Pontiac with its window shot out, police said. The hospital was briefly put on lockdown but it has since been lifted, according its website . Meanwhile, the injured trooper is hospitalized, but officials have not released his condition at this time. District Attorney John Morganelli confirmed that a trooper was shot and taken to the hospital. Read More »

Chennai to get occasional spells of rain

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Asked about the complaint of absence of basic facilities in residential areas, Palaniswami said places like Kanchipuram and Tiruvallur were originally villages and residents had built their houses then, without permission. Palaniswami, Deputy Chief Minister O. Panneerselvam, Union Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and Union Minister of State Pon. "He assured them all assistance from the Centre", the Prime Minister's Office said in a tweet. Read More »

30 kids die in 48 hours at BRD Medical College

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Yesterday, professor Dr. D.K. Srivastava, the head of the department of the Community Medicine of the college, confirmed the deaths of the 30 children in 48 hours. Around 178 children had been admitted to the paediatric ICU in the same period, sources said, adding that 21 children died during treatment. Most cases are allegedly related to premature birth, low birth weight and septicemia. Read More »

Trump urges Saudis to list Aramco on NY stock exchange

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US President Donald Trump personally lobbied Saudi King Salman to list the Saudi Arabian Oil Company on the New York Stock Exchange during a phone call on Saturday, according to a readout provided by the White House. Aramco plans to trade its shares on the Saudi domestic stock market, the Tadawul, but the oil giant also aims next year to list five per cent of its shares on some foreign stock exchange that is yet to be determined. Read More »

Target offers military families 10 percent off for Veterans Day

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These include a military ID card, applicable DD Form, Veterans Affairs health identification card, or a current driver's license or state-issued identification card with the veteran seal printed on it. For 10 years, Applebee's has fed Veterans and Active Duty Military for free on Veteran's Day. Texas Roadhouse: November 11 Free meal from special menu. Read More »

Feinstein: Sessions needs to clarify remarks about Russian interactions

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Adam Schiff, D-Calif. Page raised the idea of an Obama-like foreign speech for Trump in Russian Federation with JD Gordon, who was running the foreign policy adviser team, and another adviser, Walid Phares. According to The New York Times , Page even sent an e-mail to a campaign aide which detailed the trip and his thoughts on the meetings. Page also said he had "recently been in contact" with Justice Department special counsel Robert Mueller, deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein and ... Read More »

Matthews may miss first game with Maple Leafs Monday

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After his morning departure sent a spike of fear into Leafs Nation, Matthews was in the lineup on Monday night and contributed an assist in the Leafs' 4-3 shootout victory against the Vegas Golden Knights at the Air Canada Centre. I don't even know what they're saying, to be honest with you, I don't listen. The rebound came to van Riemsdyk's stick and he made it 2-1 at 9:31. A natural winger, he has some experience at centre with the Toronto Marlies, the American Hockey League affiliate of ... Read More »

Minister sacked over allegations about personal conduct found dead

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The force said his death was not being treated as suspicious, while the Press Association news agency said Sargeant was understood to have committed suicide. "He was somebody I became very friendly with in the Welsh Assembly during my time there, and it will be shocking to everyone he has worked with", said Mr Davies. Read More »

APEC summit to help promote Russia's approaches to regional cooperation - Foreign Ministry

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Apec is highly interested in China's Belt and Road Initiative, which is about investments in projects and development of infrastructure that will enhance connectivity in the region. APEC is a 21-member group comprising Australia, Brunei, Canada, Chile, China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, Peru, the Philippines, Russia, Singapore, South Korea, Chinese Taipei, Thailand, the United States and Vietnam . Read More »

Critics carp at 'impatient' Donald Trump on trip to Japan

President Donald Trump says he's looking forward to golfing with Japan's prime minister and one of the country's top professional golfers. He says he hopes to turn that around. In the interview, Trump mentioned Akie Abe while explaining why he got up from his seat to go talk to Russian President Vladimir Putin. They posed for photos and were to have lunch with Japanese golfer Hideki Matsuyama (hih-DEH'-kee maht-soo-YAH'-mah) before all three play nine holes of golf. Read More »

Poll Shows Tie Ahead Of Va. Gubernatorial Election

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Gillespie rejected that characterization and said he was gaining ground against Northam because of his substantive policies and plans to bolster Virginia's economy. Gillespie is a former Republican National Committee chairman. Gillespie's campaign has blasted an ad aired by an outside group supporting Northam, quickly taken down, that showed a white man in a pickup truck with a Confederate flag and a Gillespie sticker chasing down minority children. Read More »

Dialight Plc (DIA) Insider Buys 1084 Shares of Stock

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BTG plc (LON:BTG) has 0.00% since November 7, 2016 and is. It has underperformed by 13.26% the S&P500. They now have a GBX 430.00 target price on the company. 602.51 million shares or 1.81% more from 591.78 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Byerwalter Mariann H sold $72,199 worth of stock or 4,381 shares. Read More »

Russian zookeeper attacked by Siberian tiger, recovering in hospital

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Since the incident took place inches away from the fence that separated the onlookers, many witnesses were close enough to take pictures of the attack. A spokesman for the zoo said: 'This is the first time in the history of the zoo that a tiger attacked a man. Russia's Investigative Committee launched a probe but the zoo said the employee breached safety regulations. Read More »

'Poison woman' sentenced to death for partner serial killings

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Kakehi has become notorious over accusations she dispatched a number of elderly men she was involved with, drawing comparisons with the spider that kills its mate after copulation. Kakehi admitted to killing her fourth husband in 2013, "I killed him... because he gave other women tens of millions of yen but did not give me even a penny". Read More »

Soggy, cool day ahead; sunshine returns late-week

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Actually, several weak low pressures will track along this front from Tuesday through Thursday , bringing repeated chances of showers across the Mid-Atlantic through the middle of the week. Thursday's high tops out in the lower 50s and Friday's hits the 50° mark. That will keep us with sunshine through Friday with warmer middle to upper 50's, just a few degrees below normal. Read More »

Fox News stops running TV ad calling for Trump impeachment

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Billionaire Tom Steyer , who has launched a $10 million campaign calling for President Trump's impeachment, speaks during a rally at San Francisco City Hall on October 24. "The only plausible explanation seems to be that Fox News capitulated to political pressure from the Trump administration itself", Steyer counsel Brad Deutsch wrote in the letter . Read More »

'Severe' Air Pollution In Delhi, Visibility Reduced To 200 Metres

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But the pollution was recorded highest in Punjabi Bagh with AQI 999 and 852 in RK Puram. Earlier in the day, the pollution level in the national capital remained critical on Tuesday morning. "The moisture has trapped emissions from ground level sources", Dipankar Saha, CPCB's air lab chief, was quoted as saying by PTI . The Indian Medical Association's declaration came as the USA embassy website said levels of the fine pollutants known as PM2.5 that are most harmful to health reached ... Read More »

Trump administration to drop protections for Central Americans and Haitians

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Last week Secretary of State Rex Tillerson notified the Department of Homeland Security that conditions in Central America and Haiti no longer required thousands of immigrants to be exempted from deportation. Haiti remains embroiled in a cholera epidemic that began during recovery from a devastating 2010 quake. "Suggesting that TPS beneficiaries should return home in the face of such risks is not only inhumane, but could destabilize each country". Read More »

My dream is to create a good Tamil Nadu: Kamal Haasan

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Speaking more about the launch of the application, the actor said that this platform can be used by the people "wherever wrong happens". For his political party, Haasan indicated that he would crowd-sourced funds to ensure transparency. There were speculations that he will launch his party today on his birthday but the actor said that groundwork needs to be done before making any announcement. Read More »

Ramaphosa picks Naledi Pandor as presidential running mate

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He also fielded current secretary- general Gwede Mantashe and Gauteng chairperson Paul Mashatile as national chairperson and treasurer-general respectively on his slate. "Now we have a deputy president who goes to an ANC meeting and pronounces slates while we have resolved on fighting slate politics", Maphatsoe said. Read More »

Cloudy, chance of morning showers — TODAY'S FORECAST

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Wind gusts could be up to 30 miles per hour in the valley and 60 miles per hour or higher over Sierra crests, forecasters say. In addition to bringing some rain, it will kick off the most prolonged stretch of cold weather for the region since last spring. Read More »

Modi government imposed "poorly designed" GST on farmers and traders,Manmohan Singh

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The former prime minister termed November 8 as a " black day " for the Indian economy and democracy. "Nowhere in the world has any nation taken such a drastic step that sweeped off 86% of the currency", he said. # Did PM consider alternative of the high speed train by upgrading broad gauge railway? The former PM wondered if raising questions about bullet trains made one anti-development, or questioning GST or demonetisation made one a tax evader. Read More »

Mwau, NGOs file poll petitions against Uhuru Kenyatta

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Chebukati declared Uhuru victor with a 98 per cent margin while the other seven candidates shared about one per cent. NASA leader Raila Odinga boycotted the elections but his name was on the ballot. The apex court, in a majority decision of four judges against six, annulled the August 8 election saying it was not conducted as the law dictates. The High Court however dismissed the case by Mwau on basis that only Supreme Court has the constitutional jurisdiction to hear matters touching on ... Read More »

2017 will be among the hottest years in history

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A few places had record cold against the overall warming trend, such as -25.4C (-13.7°F) in Bariloche, Argentina, in July. Taalas mentioned the powerful Atlantic hurricanes like Irma, Jose and Maria that have besieged the Caribbean and the United States, the record-breaking temperatures exceeding 120 degrees Fahrenheit in South Asia and the Middle East, monsoons in South Asia that killed 1,200, and the drought in Somalia that has led to a vicious cholera outbreak. Read More »

Mamata Banerjee: Use 'black DPs' to protest GST, note ban

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Mamata has already announced plans for intensifying the agitation against demonetisation from its first anniversary on Wednesday. Much like Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi's nickname for GST - " Gabbar Singh Tax " - earlier this year, "Great Selfish Tax" became a pan-India Twitter trend within an hour. Read More »

Pakistani ex-premier appears in court on corruption charges

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Setting aside the decision, the IHC asked Sharif to submit a fresh plea to the accountability court, which was ordered to consider the case again and give a detailed verdict. The anti-graft body was given six weeks, from the date of the apex court's order, to file the reference in an accountability court while the accountability court was granted six months to wrap up the proceedings. Read More »

Kerala love jihad: 'Hadiya is safe and healthy; no harassment'

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The assertions made by the Commission is contrary to the allegations raised by activists that Hadiya is being subjected to harassment at her house by the father. Replying to another question, Ms Sharma said she was waiting for November 27 to go to the court. Chief Justice Dipak Mishra observed that a 24-year-old woman can not be controlled by her father for her personal decisions. Read More »

Gunmen Attack Television Station In Afghan Capital Kabul

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Ambulances and security forces have converged on the area. Taliban has denied its involvment in the attack. According to the latest data, gunfire is still being heard, while more than 100 employees are kept inside the building. Kabul has been rocked by a series of deadly attacks in recent weeks as the Taliban and Islamic State insurgents step up offensives against security installations and mosques. Read More »