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Should you open a store credit card?

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If you're prone to shopping binges or are already struggling with credit card debt, signing up for a store account is probably a bad idea. [Source]

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BRIEF-Liquor Stores Na says ‍selling its 15 liquor barn retail stores in Kentucky

* Liquor Stores Na says ‍selling its 15 liquor barn retail stores in Kentucky & entering into negotiations to sell its 51% interest in Birchfield ventures

Renting and Leasing (Real Estate) nytimes.com

Editorial: Why is New York Full of Empty Stores?

All these dead spaces hurt, and neighborhoods have a right to protect themselves.

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Israel president rejects pardon appeal of soldier who killed prone Palestinian assailant

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel's president on Sunday turned down a pardon request by an ex-conscript who is serving an serving a 14-month jail term for killing an incapacitated Palestinian assailant.

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Trump: I should have left UCLA players in China jail

President Donald Trump on Sunday shot back at Lavar Ball, the father of one of the UCLA basketball players arrested in China, for belittling the President's role in the students' release.

Politics and Government nytimes.com

Trump Blasts LaVar Ball: ‘I Should Have Left Them in Jail!’

A day after Ball downplayed President Trump’s involvement in getting three U.C.L.A. players safely out of China, the president fired back on Twitter.

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Trump says he should have left UCLA players in jail in China

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Twitter on Sunday he should have left in jail the three UCLA basketball players who had been detained in China on suspicion of shoplifting after the father of one of the players questioned Trump's role in their release.

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RPT-Wall St Week Ahead-Despite Amazon, brick stores are not dead yet

NEW YORK, Nov 17 (Reuters) - Just in time for the Black Friday kick-off to holiday season shopping, stock market investors have been handed tools to bet on the decline of brick-and-mortar retail.

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Black Friday: Your ultimate holiday shopping guide

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France should not interfere in Iran's missile program: adviser to Iran's supreme leader

BEIRUT (Reuters) - France should not interfere in Iran's missile program, Ali Akbar Velayati, a senior adviser to Iran's supreme leader, said on Saturday according to state media.

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Moody's withdraws RCom's credit rating after missed payment

MUMBAI, Nov 18 (Reuters) - Rating agency Moody's said on Friday it has withdrawn its credit rating on Reliance Communications, as it considers the Indian telecom operator to be in default for missing an interest payment on its bonds that was due last week.

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The Manafort money laundering charges: What's in store?

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Vintage fliers: Lufthansa restores historic aircraft

While flying is still considered a quintessentially modern way to travel, many airlines have now clocked up decades of history.

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Despite Amazon, brick stores are not dead yet

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Just in time for the Black Friday kick-off to holiday season shopping, stock market investors have been handed tools to bet on the decline of brick-and-mortar retail.

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BRIEF-CVR Refining LP says co, Coffeyville Finance, CVR Refining LLC among others entered amendment no. 1 to amended and restated ABL credit agreement​

* CVR Refining LP-‍on Nov 14, co,Coffeyville Finance, CVR Refining LLC among others entered amendment no. 1 to amended and restated ABL credit agreement​

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Tapper: People in 'glass White Houses' shouldn't throw stones

President Trump went after Sen. Franken (D-MN) on Twitter for sexual harassment accusations, despite numerous women who have accused President Trump of sexual harassment.

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BRIEF-Visteon says entered amendment no. 3 to its credit agreement, dated as of Apr 9, 2014

* Visteon Corp - ‍on Nov 14, co entered amendment no. 3 to its credit agreement, dated as of April 9, 2014 - SEC Filing​

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On Franken, Trump shouldn't have gone there

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BRIEF-GREEN PLAINS SAYS ‍ON NOV 16, UNIT ENTERED AMENDMENT TO CREDIT FACILITY LED BY BANK OF THE WEST

* GREEN PLAINS - ‍ON NOV 16, UNIT ENTERED AMENDMENT TO ITS SENIOR SECURED ASSET-BASED REVOLVING CREDIT FACILITY WITH GROUP OF LENDERS LED BY BANK OF THE WEST

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Should Democrats turn their back on Bill Clinton?

Let's get these two things out the way: First, the overriding and unfortunate lesson of recent American politics is that if presidential candidates and presidents accused of sexual misconduct just stay the course, they'll either get elected or survive in office. There's a Democrat named Clinton and a Republican named Trump who bear that out.

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This store doesn't care if you buy anything

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Alpine visitors should know the signs of acute mountain sickness

(Reuters Health) - Going quickly from low altitude to high altitude can cause headache, fatigue and nausea, the American Medical Association warns in a new publication directed at travelers.

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UPDATE 2-UK court finds for Dana Gas creditors in $700 mln Islamic bond case

* Bondholders call for negotiated settlement (Adds Dana statement, context)

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Dem senator: Clinton should have resigned over Lewinsky affair

New York Democratic Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand believes that former President Bill Clinton should have resigned in light of the Lewinsky affair.

Fraternities and Sororities nytimes.com

Op-Ed Columnist: Their Pledges Die. So Should Fraternities.

Binge drinking. Sexual assault. Segregation. Why do colleges indulge Greek life?

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EU watchdog tightens grip over use of foreign credit ratings

LONDON, Nov 17 (Reuters) - The European Union's markets watchdog has tightened its grip over the use of credit ratings compiled outside the bloc in a taste of what the "Big Three" ratings agencies in London face after Brexit.

Presidential Election of 2016 nytimes.com

Gillibrand Says Bill Clinton Should Have Resigned Over Lewinsky Affair

It was a remarkable statement from a senator who enthusiastically backed Hillary Clinton’s presidential bid last year but has been deeply involved in efforts to curb sexual abuse and harassment.

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Trump says U.S. Senate candidate Moore should leave race if allegations true

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump finds the sexual misconduct allegations against U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore "troubling" and thinks he should leave the race if they are true, the White House said on Thursday, as party leaders in Alabama stood by their nominee.

Sexual Harassment nytimes.com

Op-Ed Columnist: Franken Should Go

It’s not necessarily fair to him. But it’s what needs to happen now.

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Trump stops short of saying U.S. Senate candidate Moore should leave race

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump believes Republican U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore should step aside if sexual misconduct allegations against him are true, the White House said on Thursday, while state party leaders in Alabama vowed to stand by their nominee.

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BRIEF-Capital Southwest increases credit facility to $180 mln

* Capital Southwest increases credit facility to $180 million

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Traditional banks should help govern fintech: Fed's Brainard

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Traditional lenders should demand that online financial companies protect consumer privacy and money interests, Federal Reserve Governor Lael Brainard said on Thursday.

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BRIEF-Fannie Mae re-enters low-income housing tax credit market‍​

* Says will resume low-income housing tax credit activities to provide reliable source of capital for affordable rental housing, underserved markets​

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California Today: California Today: U.C.L.A. Players Credit Trump With An Assist

Thursday: The basketball team’s China debacle, the death toll from a Northern California shooting rises, and free zoo admission for the military — forever.

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BRIEF-Yangarra increases syndicated credit facility to $120 mln

* Yangarra increases syndicated credit facility to $120 million

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Trump to UCLA players: 'You're welcome'

President Donald Trump on Thursday morning accepted the appreciation of three UCLA basketball players accused of shoplifting in China, offering some fatherly advice while also thanking his Chinese counterpart.

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Pope denounces healthcare inequality, says all should be protected

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Pope Francis condemned on Thursday inequality in healthcare, particularly in rich countries, saying governments had a duty to protect all citizens.

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BRIEF-Bon-Ton stores Q3 loss per share $2.19

* The Bon-Ton Stores Inc reports third quarter fiscal 2017 results

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Storebrand says drops 10 coal firms from pension fund

BONN, Germany, Nov 16 (Reuters) - Storebrand, Norway's largest private pension fund, said on Thursday it had dropped 10 coal companies including Germany's RWE AG from its $80 billion portfolio under tighter self-imposed guidelines on climate change.

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President paints his trip through Asia as a huge success that restored US standing in the world

President Donald Trump, fresh off a five-country swing through Asia, sought Wednesday to cast his first 10 months on the world stage as an unmitigated success, claiming a "great American comeback" that has restored the US's standing in the world.

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BRIEF-Citigroup credit card delinquency, charge-off rates for October

* Citigroup Inc - Credit card charge-offs 2.38 percent in October versus 2.44 percent in September - SEC filing

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Skin Deep: You’re Getting Better With Age. Your Makeup Should, Too.

Is your makeup working for you, or is it aging you?

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Wells Fargo CFO says not worried about consumer credit

(Reuters) - Wells Fargo & Co's chief financial officer said on Wednesday he is not worried that consumers are struggling to pay their debts.

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UPDATE 1-Wells Fargo CFO says not worried about consumer credit

Nov 15 (Reuters) - Wells Fargo & Co's chief financial officer said on Wednesday he is not worried that consumers are struggling to pay their debts.

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Wells Fargo CFO says 'consumer credit is under control'

(Reuters) - Wells Fargo & Co CFO John Shrewsberry said on Wednesday he is not worried that consumers are struggling to pay their debts.

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BRIEF-Discover Financial credit card delinquency rate 1.69% at Oct end - SEC filing ‍​

* Discover Financial Services - credit card delinquency rate 1.69 percent at October end versus 1.64 percent at September end - SEC filing ‍​

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BRIEF-Capital One Financial says Oct domestic credit card net charge-offs rate 4.70 percent versus 4.39 percent in Sept

* October domestic credit card net charge-offs rate 4.70 percent versus 4.39 percent in September - SEC filing

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Credit checker Experian reports 6 pct rise in H1 operating profit

Nov 15 (Reuters) - Experian Plc, the world's biggest credit data company, reported a 6 percent rise in first-half operating profit, driven by growth across its operations.

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Tillerson on mission to Myanmar, will press general to restore peace

NAYPYITAW (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was bound for Myanmar on Wednesday for talks with the army chief whose forces have been accused of atrocities against ethnic Muslim Rohingya during an operation that drove more than 600,000 to flee to Bangladesh.

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Should we fear killer robots?

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BRIEF-Energen enters amendment to credit agreement

* Says effective Nov 9, co entered seventh amendment to credit agreement and first amendment to pledge and security agreements‍​

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Ryan: Roy Moore should step aside in Senate race

House Speaker Paul Ryan called allegations leveled against Alabama Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore about pursuing relationships with teenage girls and committing sexual assault "credible" and that he should step aside.

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MOVES-Artemis, UniCredit, Aviva Investors

Nov 14 (Reuters) - The following financial services industry appointments were announced on Tuesday. To inform us of other job changes, email moves@thomsonreuters.com.

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BRIEF-Gran Tierra Energy, unit, Bank of Nova Scotia and lenders party enter into ninth amendment to credit agreement

* Gran Tierra Energy - ‍on Nov. 10, 2017, co, co's unit, Bank of Nova Scotia, lenders party entered into ninth amendment to credit agreement - SEC filing​

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Norway should cancel 2015 Arctic oil licenses, court told

OSLO, Nov 14 (Reuters) - Norway's plans for Arctic oil exploration are unconstitutional and should be stopped, an Oslo court was told on Tuesday.

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Banks should have all liabilities frozen in resolution: SRB

FRANKFURT, Nov 14 (Reuters) - European bank regulators should be able to suspend all of a bank's liabilities, such as deposits, debt and shares, when the firm goes into resolution, the official in charge of winding down troubled lenders said on Tuesday.

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Australia should accept New Zealand offer to resettle detained refugees: UNHCR

SYDNEY (Reuters) - The United Nations refugee agency on Tuesday urged Australia to accept New Zealand's offer to resettle 150 refugees from an abandoned Australian-run detention centre in Papua New Guinea, as about 450 men remain barricaded inside without food or water.

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UPDATE 4-Venezuela offers chocolates but little else to creditors

CARACAS, Nov 13 (Reuters) - Venezuela's socialist government gifted chocolates to creditors at debt talks on Monday, but little else in terms of firm proposals to renegotiate $60 billion in bonds, suggesting the struggling OPEC nation lacks a strategy to avert default.

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Sen. Cory Gardner: Moore should be expelled if he wins

Sen. Cory Gardner, the chairman of the National Republican Senatorial Committee, said Monday that if Alabama Republican Senate nominee Roy Moore "refuses to withdraw and wins, the Senate should vote to expel him."

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Menendez: I believe no juror should be coerced

Sen. Bob Menendez said he believes no juror should be coerced into a decision after a federal jury in New Jersey informed the judge that it is deadlocked on all 12 counts in his corruption case.

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MOVES-Wells Fargo, Prudential, Credit Suisse, Northern Trust, FTI Consulting

Nov 13 (Reuters) - The following financial services industry appointments were announced on Monday. To inform us of other job changes, email moves@thomsonreuters.com.

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UPDATE 3-Seeking to dodge default, Venezuela hosts creditors

CARACAS, Nov 13 (Reuters) - Venezuela's socialist government welcomed scores of creditors on Monday for talks intended to renegotiate a crippling foreign debt and avert a default that could compound the once-prosperous OPEC nation's economic crisis.

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Mexico retail group says Oct same-store sales rose 2.1 pct

MEXICO CITY, Nov 13 (Reuters) - Mexico's retail association said on Monday that sales at stores open for at least a year rose by 2.1 percent in October, compared to the same month a year earlier.

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Senate Republican leader says Alabama nominee Moore should 'step aside'

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell on Monday called on Alabama Republican Senate nominee Roy Moore to "step aside," saying he believed the woman who accused Moore of inappropriate sexual contact, the Associated Press reported.

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MOVES-Wells Fargo Securities, Northern Trust Asset Management, Credit Suisse

Nov 13 (Reuters) - The following financial services industry appointments were announced on Monday. To inform us of other job changes, email moves@thomsonreuters.com.

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BRIEF-Cherokee Global Brands amends credit facility with Cerberus

* Cherokee Global Brands amends credit facility with Cerberus

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Erdogan says those who see no military solution in Syria should pull troops out

ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey's President Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday that those who do not believe in a military solution in Syria should pull their troops out, after Russia and the United States said no military solution was possible in Syria.

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GM's China NEV sales will meet quotas by 2019 without need to buy credits

BEIJING (Reuters) - General Motors Co's new energy vehicle (NEV) sales in China will meet quotas by 2019 without the need to buy credits, GM China chief Matt Tsien said on Monday.

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Venezuela to meet creditors in bid to dodge default

CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuela opens talks with creditors on Monday to renegotiate a crippling debt that has left once-prosperous citizens sifting through garbage to find food, as the OPEC nation seeks to avert a default that would plunge its economy into deeper uncertainty.

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China's JD.com, Alibaba rival, reports $19.1 billion in shopping event sales

BEIJING, Nov 12 (Reuters) - JD.com, China's e-commerce behemoth, said on Sunday that sales for Singles' Day - and its run-up - reached 127.1 billion yuan ($19.14 billion), up 50 percent from a year ago.

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Trump and Putin should talk less about election meddling and more about this

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Loose Ends: ‘What Should I Watch on Netflix?’: A New Original Series

The golden age of television isn’t always so shiny.

Elections, Senate nytimes.com

Roy Moore, Alabama Senate Candidate Under Siege, Tries to Discredit Accusers

Mr. Moore criticized the women who accused him of misconduct, and in a blow to Republican leaders, the governor refused to delay the election.

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China shopping festival smashes record with $25 billion haul

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Alibaba , the Chinese e-commerce giant, said on Saturday its Singles' Day sales extravaganza hit $25.4 billion, smashing its own record from last year and cementing it as the world's biggest shopping event.

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UPDATE 4-China shopping festival smashes record with $25 bln haul

* More use of technology, fewer deals - analysts, shoppers (Adds final sales number)

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Should you open a store credit card?

If you're prone to shopping binges or are already struggling with credit card debt, signing up for a store account is probably a bad idea.

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World's biggest shopping day sets new record

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China shopping festival smashes record at halfway mark

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Alibaba , the Chinese e-commerce giant, said its Singles' Day sales surged past last year's total just after midday Saturday, hitting a record $18 billion, pointing to a likely giant haul for the world's biggest shopping event.

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UPDATE 3-China shopping festival smashes record at halfway mark

* More use of technology, but fewer deals - analysts, shoppers (Updates sales figure, adds new record being set)

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China's 24-hour online shopping binge nears $16 billion

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba saw its Singles' Day sales hit $16 billion by mid-morning on Saturday after racing to a billion dollars in just two minutes after the world's biggest shopping spree opened at midnight.

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UPDATE 2-China's 24-hour online shopping binge nears $16 bln

* More use of technology, but fewer deals expected (Updates sales volume figure)

Child Abuse and Neglect nytimes.com

Op-Ed Columnist: God Should Sue Roy Moore

How can some Christians cite the Bible to defend child molestation?

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Breakfast at Tiffany's: At long last, Fifth Avenue store opens a cafe

NEW YORK, Nov 10 (Reuters) - A half-century after Audrey Hepburn starred in "Breakfast at Tiffany's," the landmark New York jewelry store is making the title of the 1961 romantic comedy film a reality by opening a cafe where shoppers can enjoy a morning meal.

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BRIEF-DATA COMMUNICATIONS MANAGEMENT CLOSES BOLDER GRAPHICS ACQUISITION, ENTERS NEW $5 MLN CREDIT FACILITY

* DATA COMMUNICATIONS MANAGEMENT CORP. ANNOUNCES CLOSING OF BOLDER GRAPHICS ACQUISITION AND NEW $5 MILLION SENIOR CREDIT FACILITY Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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China's 24-hour online shopping binge tops $1.5 billion in first three minutes

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba said sales topped 10 billion yuan ($1.51 billion) in just over three minutes from the opening of Singles' Day, an annual online discount sales gala that has become the world's biggest shopping spree.

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J.C. Penney same-store sales rose double what Wall Street expected

(Reuters) - Department store chain J.C. Penney Co Inc reported an increase in third-quarter same-store sales that was twice what analysts expected, sending its shares up 15 percent in premarket trading on Friday.

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J.C. Penney's same-store sales come in above its estimates

Nov 10 (Reuters) - Department store chain J.C. Penney Co Inc reported same-store sales above its estimates, helped by an overhaul of women's apparel and higher demand for home goods and Sephora beauty products.

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BRIEF-Trican amends revolving credit facility

* ‍Entered into an agreement with its bank lenders which amends and extends its revolving credit facility ("rcf")​

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WH: If allegations against Moore are true, he should step aside

President Donald Trump thinks if the allegations of sexual misconduct with teens against an Alabama Senate candidate are true, he should withdraw from his race, the White House said Friday. But Trump's statement also couched his assertion by noting the allegations against Roy Moore are decades old.

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If true, sex claims should be disqualifying for Moore, state official says

Alabama's Secretary of State John Merrill, a Republican, said Thursday night that sexual misconduct claims being leveled against GOP Senate candidate Roy Moore should be disqualifying if proven to be true.

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U.S. Senate tax plan does not kill electric vehicle credit

WASHINGTON, Nov 9 (Reuters) - A U.S. Senate tax reform proposal unveiled on Thursday does not eliminate a $7,500 electric vehicle tax credit as Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives have proposed.

Sutherland Springs, Tex, Shooting (2017) nytimes.com

Grisly Video of a Massacre Raises an Unsettling Question: Who Should See It?

Texas officials have not said whether they will release a video of the church massacre that left 26 people dead. Whether they should is a different question.

United States Politics and Government nytimes.com

Mitch McConnell Says Roy Moore Should Exit Senate Race ‘if These Allegations Are True’

Roy S. Moore, the Republican nominee for the Senate, was accused of making sexual advances toward teenage girls, throwing his candidacy in doubt.

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BRIEF-Avery Dennison enters fourth amended and restated credit agreement - SEC filing​

* Says on Nov 8, co entered fourth amended and restated credit agreement amending amended agreement dated as of October 3, 2014 - SEC filing​

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BRIEF-Leggett & Platt enters Second Amended and Restated Credit Agreement on November 8

* Leggett & Platt says ‍on Nov 8, co entered into Second Amended & Restated Credit Agreement among co, JPMorgan Chase Bank​, other lenders - SEC filing

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UPDATE 3-Canada Goose sees half of profits in long term from own stores, e-commerce

Nov 9 (Reuters) - Luxury apparel maker Canada Goose Holdings expects its fledgling direct-to-consumer business to contribute about half its profits in the long term, from about 14 percent in the three months through September, chief executive officer Dani Reiss said on Thursday.

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Britain to provide Saudi Aramco with $2 billion credit guarantees

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain will provide $2 billion in credit guarantees to Saudi Aramco so it can buy British goods and services more easily, but denied it was part of efforts to persuade the energy giant to list its shares in London.

Drugs (Pharmaceuticals) nytimes.com

Congress Weighs Repeal of Tax Credit for Rare Disease Drugs

Long untouchable, the incentive for development of orphan drugs is now a Republican target as lawmakers consider a broad tax overhaul.

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Michigan Senator urges Congress to retain electric car tax credit

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A Democratic U.S. Senator from Michigan on Wednesday urged his fellow lawmakers to retain a $7,500 tax credit for people who buy electronic vehicles instead of eliminating it as Republicans have proposed.

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Gay Talese: Kevin Spacey accuser should 'suck it up'

Veteran journalist Gay Talese is being slammed for sympathetic comments he reportedly made about actor Kevin Spacey.

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BRIEF-Weight Watchers receives commitments for $150 mln revolving credit facility ​

* Weight Watchers says received commitments for new $150 million revolving credit facility due 2022 in relation to previous refinancing - SEC filing ​ Source text: (http://bit.ly/2ztHxVW) Further company coverage:

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German court rules independent auditor should investigate VW scandal

BERLIN (Reuters) - Investors seeking billions of dollars in damages from Volkswagen were given a boost on Wednesday when a German court ruled an independent auditor should be appointed to investigate the carmaker's emissions scandal.

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MOVES-Nomura hires Ghalloudi for credit role

LONDON, Nov 8 (IFR) - Nomura has hired former Citigroup banker Omar Ghalloudi as head of developed markets trading, flow credit for Europe, Middle East and Africa.

Athletics and Sports nytimes.com

How Should High Schools Define Sexes for Transgender Athletes?

The question is relatively new, and guidelines so far differ from state to state. “It has been a challenge” one Texas official said.

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Exclusive: Takata creditors seek $30 billion, far more than it can pay - court filing

TOKYO (Reuters) - Creditors of bankrupt Takata Corp say the parts maker owes them more than $30 billion after the automotive industry's biggest recall over its faulty air bags - many times more than the company can repay, a court filing seen by Reuters shows.

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EU plans credits, fines to boost low-emission car production

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union proposed tougher car emissions targets on Wednesday including a credit system for carmakers to encourage the rollout of electric vehicles and fines for exceeding carbon dioxide limits.

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EU plans credit system, fines to push low-emission car production

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union proposed tougher car emissions targets on Wednesday including a credit system for carmakers to encourage production of electric vehicles and fines for exceeding carbon dioxide limits.

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UPDATE 2-EU plans credit system, fines to push low-emission car production

* Plans mirror moves in low emission leader California (Updates with package published, quotes, details)

Virginia nytimes.com

Op-Ed Columnist: The G.O.P. Should Be Scared by Virginia

In winning the governor’s race, Democrats served notice of what a liability Donald Trump can be.

United States International Relations nytimes.com

Op-Ed Contributors: How Trump Should Talk to North Korea

The president’s bluster is obscuring a real opportunity for diplomacy — and a chance to avert a catastrophe.

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Opinion: She shouldn't have been let go

Jill Filipovic says the Trump critic was expressing her personal opinion on her own time, not representing her company, and, if that's why she was fired, should not have lost her job as a result

Tax Credits, Deductions and Exemptions nytimes.com

Op-Ed Contributor: Care About Kids? You Should Want to Save This Tax Credit

Families made by adoption depend on it.

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Adoption tax credit: What GOP tax bill means to parents and kids

Denise Bierly was looking forward to the next phase of her life. At 52, and with two grown sons, the single mother's mind was turning to travel, book clubs and saving for retirement.

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Australia can breathe easy after 17th century map restored

SYDNEY (Reuters) - A 17th century map of Australia, predating British settlement, has gone on display for the first time after suffering extensive damage while purportedly housed for hundreds of years in a Swedish warehouse.

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U.S. department stores tap brakes on stocking for holiday season

CHICAGO (Reuters) - This holiday season, retailers are making a list, checking it twice, and then ordering less for U.S. shoppers. With foot traffic at their stores in decline, department stores that would have stocked up for the biggest shopping season of the year months ago are still in the process of placing new orders, according to nearly a dozen sources including company officials, vendors who work with the retailers and consultants who advise such chains.

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Exclusive: Foreign credit card firms hit JV obstacle in China push - sources

HONG KONG/BEIJING (Reuters) - China is pressing foreign payment card companies to form local joint ventures for onshore operations, said three people familiar with the matter, a move that would counter a pledge on market access Beijing made to U.S. President Donald Trump.

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Papua New Guinea court rejects bid to restore water, food to detention center

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Papua New Guinea's Supreme Court rejected an application on Tuesday to restore water, electricity and food supply to an Australian-run detention center in which nearly 600 men have been barricaded for a week, refusing to move.

Wages and Salaries nytimes.com

On Campus: Competition Is Ruining Childhood. The Kids Should Fight Back.

Unions aren’t just good for wage workers. Students can use collective bargaining, too.

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BRIEF-J C PENNEY SAYS ‍STORES WILL CONTINUE TO REMAIN OPEN FOR CO'S BLACK FRIDAY SALE

* J C PENNEY COMPANY INC - ‍STORES WILL CONTINUE TO REMAIN OPEN FOR COMPANY'S BLACK FRIDAY SALE UNTIL FRIDAY, NOV. 24 AT 10 P.M.​ Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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Need help to buy a ship or jet? Credit Suisse looks to lure super-rich

LONDON/ZURICH (Reuters) - The leap in assets at Credit Suisse's private bank to a record high this year has been aided by a key plank of the bank's new strategy: lending money to the world's ultra-wealthy.

Children and Childhood nytimes.com

Op-Ed Contributor: Marco Rubio: Tax Reform Should Help American Families

Working parents deserve a robust expansion of the child tax credit.

Stocks and Bonds nytimes.com

A Bull Market Should Make Investors Happy. This One Isn’t.

Markets are breaking one record after another, but many investors are on the sidelines. The anxiety is a contrast to the euphoria of other bull markets.

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Paul Ryan: Mueller shouldn't be fired

House Speaker Paul Ryan said he continues to support Robert Mueller's work as special counsel, rebuffing calls for the former FBI director's ouster.

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House Speaker Ryan says special counsel should not be fired: Fox News Sunday

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan said on Sunday that special counsel Robert Mueller should not be fired or step down, and needs to be allowed to follow his Russia investigation to its end.

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Pelosi on impeaching Trump: Not somewhere we should go

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) says if Democrats retake the House of Representatives in 2018, they should focus on unifying the country, not impeaching President Trump.

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Trump: No one should underestimate US resolve

President Donald Trump touched down in Japan ahead of a 13-day trek through Asia and seemed to send a warning to North Korea while addressing US troops.

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Brazilian phone carrier Oi to amend terms to creditors -filing

SAO PAULO, Nov 4 (Reuters) - The board of Brazil´s Oi SA has approved a change to the restructuring proposal of the debt-laden telecom provider to be submitted to creditors on Monday, the company said in a securities filing.

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MEDIA LINK-Mall landlord Taubman sues Saks Fifth Avenue over Puerto Rico store -WSJ

Nov 4 (Reuters) - https://www.wsj.com/articles/mall-landlord-taubman-sues-saks-fifth-avenue-over-puerto-rico-store-1509741207

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UPDATE 1-MOVES-Credit Suisse names Galietto to head U.S. stock trading

Nov 3 (Reuters) - Credit Suisse Group AG has hired Paul Galietto as head of Americas equities trading, according to an internal memo seen by Reuters, in a move to further boost its stock business.

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Puerto Rico's PREPA utility creditors say power grid damage is overblown

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Bondholders of Puerto Rico's bankrupt power utility, PREPA, said on Friday that the damage to the local electric grid by Hurricane Maria is not as bad as the island's government says, and could be fixed quickly with an outside energy expert in charge.

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BRIEF-Bebe Stores and GBG USA enter into first amendment to transition services agreement​

* Bebe Stores Inc says ‍on November 1, 2017, co and GBG USA Inc entered into first amendment to transition services agreement - SEC filing​

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BRIEF-Thermon Group Holdings, Thermon Holding Corp, Thermon Canada, entered into credit agreement on Oct 30

* Thermon Group Holdings Inc says on Oct 30, co, Thermon Holding Corp, Thermon Canada, entered into a credit agreement - sec filing‍​

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Sears to close 63 more U.S. stores after holiday season

(Reuters) - Sears Holdings Corp said it will close 63 additional stores in the United States after the holiday season as part of its continued effort to return to profitability in a difficult retail environment.

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BRIEF-Boeing enters into $2.5 bln revolving credit agreement with Citigroup Global Markets & JPMorgan ‍​

* Boeing says on Nov 1, co entered into a $2.5 billion, 364-day revolving credit agreement with Citigroup Global Markets Inc. and JPMorgan Chase Bank‍​

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BRIEF-Kohls Corp says enters into a second amended and restated credit agreement​

* Kohls Corp - ‍on November 3, 2017, Kohl's Corporation entered into a second amended and restated credit agreement​

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BRIEF-Sears plans to close 45 Kmart stores, 18 Sears stores in late Jan 2018‍​

* SEARS HOLDINGS CORP - ON NOV 2, INFORMED ASSOCIATES AT 45 KMART STORES AND 18 SEARS STORES THAT CO WILL BE CLOSING THESE STORES IN LATE JANUARY 2018‍​ Source text : http://bit.ly/2h9Y6Qc Further company coverage:

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Analysis: Why it should worry you that Trump's Twitter feed went down

On Thursday, the unthinkable happened: President Donald Trump's Twitter feed went down.

Race and Ethnicity nytimes.com

In Atlanta, a Thorny Question: Should the Next Mayor Be Black?

Voters in the “Black Mecca” are asking themselves how important it is to maintain a streak of black mayors dating to 1974.

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MOVES-Credit Suisse names UBS's Galietto as head of U.S. stock trading

Nov 3 (Reuters) - Credit Suisse Group AG has hired Paul Galietto as head of Americas equities trading from UBS Group AG, according to an internal memo seen by Reuters, as the Swiss bank continues to hire traders from rival banks to boost its stock business.

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BRIEF-EnviroStar enters amendment to increase credit agreement from $20 mln to $22.2 mln

* EnviroStar says ‍on Oct 30, co entered into amendment to increase credit agreement from $20 mlnto $22.2 million - SEC filing Source text : (http://bit.ly/2iYicwY) Further company coverage:

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BRIEF-Cipher Pharmaceuticals announces new credit facility

* Cipher Pharmaceuticals Inc - ‍it has entered a new three-year, US$20.0 million senior secured term credit facility with Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce​

Tax Credits, Deductions and Exemptions nytimes.com

News Analysis: A ‘Massive’ Middle-Class Tax Cut May Not Be in Store

The typical family would get a break from the Republican tax plan, but millions could experience tax increases.

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UPDATE 4-U.S. House Republicans propose to scrap $7,500 electric vehicle credit

WASHINGTON, Nov 2 (Reuters) - House Republicans are proposing to eliminate the $7,500 tax credit for electric vehicles, which could hurt automakers like General Motors Co , Tesla Inc and Nissan Motor Co, according to the bill made public on Thursday.

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MOVES- Deutsche Bank, Nomura, Wells Fargo, Credit Suisse, MSCI

Nov 2 (Reuters) - The following financial services industry appointments were announced on Wednesday. To inform us of other job changes, email moves@thomsonreuters.com.

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BRIEF-Forum Energy Technologies enters third amended and restated credit agreement - SEC filing

* Says ‍on Oct 30, 2017, Co entered into third amended and restated credit agreement - SEC filing

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UPDATE 3-U.S. House Republicans propose to scrap $7,500 electric vehicle credit

WASHINGTON, Nov 2 (Reuters) - House Republicans are proposing to eliminate a $7,500 tax credit for electric vehicles that could hurt automakers like General Motors Co, Tesla Inc and Nissan Motor Co that are selling larger numbers of vehicles, according to a summary made public on Thursday.

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CORRECTED-U.S. House Republicans propose to scrap $7,500 electric vehicle credit

WASHINGTON, Nov 2 (Reuters) - House Republicans are proposing to eliminate a $7,500 tax credit for electric vehicles that could hurt automakers like General Motors Co, Tesla Inc and Nissan Motor Co that are selling larger numbers of vehicles, according to a summary seen by Reuters.

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UPDATE 1-U.S. House Republicans propose to scrap $7,500 electric vehicle credit

WASHINGTON, Nov 2 (Reuters) - House Republicans are proposing to eliminate a $7,500 tax credit for electric vehicles that could hurt automakers like General Motors Co, Tesla Inc and Nissan Motor Co that are selling larger numbers of vehicles, according to a summary seen by Reuters.

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House Republicans propose to scrap $7,500 electric vehicle credit

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - House Republicans are proposing to eliminate a $7,500 tax credit for electric vehicles that could hurt automakers like General Motors Co, Tesla Inc and Nissan Motor Co that are selling larger numbers of vehicles, according to a summary seen by Reuters.

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U.S. attorney general says tech companies should help access encrypted evidence

(Reuters) - Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Thursday accused technology companies of failing to adequately help federal investigators access encrypted communications, saying last year the FBI was blocked from accessing nearly 7,500 mobile devices.

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd nytimes.com

Alibaba’s Earnings Jump as China’s Online Shopping Boom Continues

The e-commerce giant posted strong results for its most recent quarter but still faces challenges that include growing outside of its core business.

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Opinion: It's not a 'witch hunt,' it's harassment and we should call it out

A week after the New York Times published the first piece about Harvey Weinstein's alleged history of sexual aggression, I saw this tweet: "Every woman I know has had her own Weinstein incident".

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Credit Suisse CEO skeptical about Bitcoin 'bubble'

ZURICH (Reuters) - Credit Suisse Chief Executive Tidjane Thiam on Thursday expressed caution about Bitcoin, saying the current interest in the crypto-currency could eventually subside.

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Why adults should play, too

When's the last time you did something that was so engaging, so much fun, you lost track of time?

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Hearing aid maker GN Store Nord suffers as rivals catch up

COPENHAGEN (Reuters) - Shares in GN Store Nord fell more than 5 percent on Thursday as slightly weaker-than-expected quarterly revenue stoked fears that rivals are catching up with its technology.

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UPDATE 1-European shares near two-year high; Credit Suisse leads bank gains

* Trading muted as investors await BoE decision (Updates prices, adds detail, quotes)

Actors and Actresses nytimes.com

Shopping With Superman

Henry Cavill, who is flirting with A-list stardom, pops into Savile Row without his cape.

Health Insurance and Managed Care nytimes.com

Op-Ed Contributor: Choosing a Health Insurance Plan Is Not ‘Shopping’

When I go shopping at the mall, I get perfume samples and free chocolates. When I consider health insurance plans, I am offered no such things.

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UPDATE 2-Bombardier should consider rail deal with China's CRRC -Caisse CEO

TORONTO, Nov 1 (Reuters) - Bombardier Inc should look at all options for its transportation business including partnering with China's state-owned CRRC, one of Bombardier's biggest shareholders said on Wednesday.

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Congress should weigh U.S. regulation of gun 'bump stocks': Senator Cornyn

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Congress should consider legislation that would allow the federal government to regulate "bump stocks" that allow semi-automatic rifles to fire more rapidly, Senator John Cornyn told reporters on Wednesday.

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Khamenei says Iran, Russia should cooperate to isolate U.S., foster Middle East stability

TEHRAN (Reuters) - Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei told visiting Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday that Tehran and Moscow must step up cooperation to isolate the United States and help stabilize the Middle East, state TV reported.

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UPDATE 3-Khamenei says Iran, Russia should cooperate to isolate U.S., foster Middle East stability

* Putin criticises Trump's disavowal of nuclear deal (Adds Khamenei, Rouhani, Putin quotes)

Cuba nytimes.com

Trump’s U.N. Envoy Restores U.S. Support for Cuba Embargo

The American dissent on a General Assembly resolution condemning the embargo restored the United States’s extreme isolation on the issue.

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When should you make kids apologize?

Have you ever felt deserving of an apology and been upset when you didn't get one? Have you ever found it hard to deliver the words, I'm sorry?

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Russia's Medvedev says the world shouldn't be dominated by one currency

BEIJING (Reuters) - Russia and China were considering linking their national payment system, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said on Wednesday, as he called for a more balanced global finance structure.

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Russia's Medvedev says the world shouldn’t be dominated by one currency

BEIJING (Reuters) - Russia's Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said on Wednesday that the world should not be dominated by one currency.

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BRIEF-Teck extends maturity dates of bank credit facilities

* Says ‍maturity date of $3 billion facility has been extended from July 2020 to October 2022​

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UPDATE 2-Puerto Rico calls on U.S. utilities to help restore power

Oct 31 (Reuters) - It took almost six weeks, but Puerto Rico has finally called on U.S. mainland utilities to help restore power after Hurricane Maria knocked out electric service to all of the U.S. territory's 3.4 million residents.

Fashion and Apparel nytimes.com

Unbuttoned: Paul Manafort’s Shopping Sprees Hit Home

Clothes maketh the man but they can also bringeth him down. The indictment of the former Trump campaign chairman indicated that he spent about $1.3 million in New York and Beverly Hills.

Russian Interference in 2016 US Elections and Ties to Trump Associates nytimes.com

Op-Ed Contributor: John Yoo: Trump Can Pardon Manafort. He Shouldn’t.

Alexander Hamilton would not approve.

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Hilton to pay $700,000 over credit card data breaches

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc agreed to pay $700,000 and bolster security to resolve probes into two data breaches that exposed more than 363,000 credit card numbers, the attorneys general of New York and Vermont announced on Tuesday.

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UPDATE 1-Puerto Rico calls on U.S. utilities to help restore power

Oct 31 (Reuters) - Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority (PREPA) executive director Ricardo Ramos sent a letter to utility industry trade groups requesting assistance for power restoration crews, a Puerto Rico government official said on Tuesday.

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Puerto Rico calls on U.S. utilities to help restore power

(Reuters) - Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority (PREPA) executive director Ricardo Ramos sent a letter to utility industry trade group American Public Power Association (APPA) requesting assistance for power restoration crews, a Puerto Rico government official said on Tuesday.

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BRIEF-Synalloy increases ABL credit facility from $45 mln to $65 mln

* Synalloy increases ABL credit facility from $45.0 million to $65.0 million Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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UPDATE 1-Puerto Rico's path to restore power shifts after Whitefish exit

* Governor says 1,000 crews needed, compared with 400 now (Adds details, bullet points)

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Puerto Rico's path to restore power shifts after Whitefish exit

NEW YORK, Oct 30 (Reuters) - Efforts to restore electricity to Puerto Rico nearly six weeks after Hurricane Maria are shifting as the island's utility and its regulators, along with U.S. authorities, removed a key contractor Sunday and moved to triple the funding of another.

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UPDATE 1-Hudson's Bay, RioCan exploring sale of downtown Vancouver store

TORONTO, Oct 30 (Reuters) - A joint venture between Hudson's Bay Co and RioCan REIT is exploring the sale of HBC's flagship store in downtown Vancouver, the companies said Monday, stepping up efforts to extract value from the department store owner's substantial real estate holdings.

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BRIEF-Sherwin-Williams says entered first amendment to credit agreement dated as of Sept 11, 2017- SEC filing

* On Oct 30, co entered certain first amendment to credit agreement which amends agreement dated as of Sept 11, 2017 - SEC Filing​

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BRIEF-Iconix Brand Group's unit enters into amendment to credit agreement​

* On Oct 27, co, through unit entered limited waiver and amendment no. 1 to credit agreement​ - SEC filing

United States Politics and Government nytimes.com

Trump, Responding to Manafort Indictment, Says Democrats Should Be Focus of Inquiry

President Trump’s first public reaction to the indictment of a pair of former campaign aides was to insist that no one in his orbit during the campaign colluded with the Russian government.

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BRIEF-Starbucks corp enters into a $2.0 bln credit agreement and a $1.0 bln 364-day credit agreement​

* ‍On October 25, co entered into a $2.0 billion credit agreement and a $1.0 billion 364-day credit agreement​

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BRIEF-Cherokee says ‍Cerberus agreed will not exercise rights under Cerberus credit facility solely with respect to events of default through Nov 10

* Cherokee says ‍Cerberus agreed will not exercise rights under cerberus credit facility solely with respect to events of default through Nov 10 - SEC Filing

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N.J. governor says news that a grand jury has approved charges should concern those under investigation

The news that a federal grand jury has approved charges in special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia probe should concern those under investigation, New Jersey Republican Gov. Chris Christie said Sunday.

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UPDATE 3-Oi creditors offer more capital for restructuring -sources

SAO PAULO, Oct 27 (Reuters) - The two largest groups of Oi SA bondholders have agreed to inject more cash into a proposed restructuring of the Brazilian telecom's debt, two people familiar with the matter said on Friday, in the latest twist in Latin America's biggest-ever bankruptcy.

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Opinion: How media should respond to Trump attacks

The havoc Donald Trump's presidency has wreaked will take years to fully understand, let alone recover from. High on the list of things to undo will be the damage done by two words: Fake News.

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UPDATE 2-Oi creditors offer more capital for restructuring -sources

SAO PAULO, Oct 27 (Reuters) - The two largest groups of Oi SA bondholders have increased the amount of cash they will commit to inject as part of their proposal for restructuring the Brazilian telecom's debt, two people familiar with the matter said on Friday.

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Workers sleep shoulder-to-shoulder at North Korean factory dorm

CNN's Will Ripley was shown around North Korea's largest textile factory complex.

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Oi creditors extend confidential talks over restructuring plans

BRASILIA, Oct 27 (Reuters) - Two groups of Brazilian telecom Oi SA bondholders will extend confidential talks with the phone carrier over alternatives for the company's debt restructuring, the International Bondholders Committee and the Ad Hoc Group of Oi Bondholders said in a statement on Friday.

Opera nytimes.com

Critic’s Notebook: ‘La Bohème’: Should Opera’s Most Beloved Classic Be Changed?

A reboot in London and an upcoming futuristic staging in Paris ask whether and how opera companies can revamp the story of Puccini’s struggling young artists.

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Scrappy Cuban clothing line exemplifies ingenuity with U.S. online store opening

HAVANA (Reuters) - Hip Cuban clothing brand Clandestina is not waiting to see how tighter U.S. restrictions on travel to the Caribbean island affect visits of Americans shoppers. Instead, the line is...

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Mississippi court ruling is credit negative for schools: Moody's

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Moody's Investors Service on Thursday said a recent ruling by Mississippi's highest court against a number of public school districts that sought increased funding is negative for the state's school districts' credit.

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U.S. attorney general says people should just 'say no' to opioids

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions equated the opioid epidemic to a personal failing by many Americans who cannot "say no" to drugs on Thursday, and he said that marijuana could be serving as a gateway to the problem.

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Exclusive: While advising Trump in 2016, ex-CIA chief proposed plan to discredit Turkish cleric

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Former CIA director James Woolsey pitched a $10 million contract to two Turkish businessmen to help discredit a controversial U.S.-based cleric while Woolsey was an adviser to Donald Trump's election campaign, three people familiar with the proposal said.

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Africa should create gas pricing index as demand rises - ministers

CAPE TOWN, Oct 26 (Reuters) - Africa should develop a gas pricing index based on the cost of electricity set midway between existing global benchmarks to ensure fairer pricing in new export projects on the continent, two African ministers said.

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Medicare should warn enrollees on steep late sign-up penalties

CHICAGO (Reuters) - For many Americans entering retirement, it comes as an unwelcome surprise: Medicare premiums become much more expensive if you do not sign up on time.

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Wal-Mart launches shelf-scanning robots in about 40 stores

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc will roll out shelf-scanning robots in approximately 40 stores to replenish inventory faster on its shelves and save store employees time when products run out.

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Opinion: Flake should've fought for his beliefs

Since when was it heroic to give up? On Tuesday, Sen. Jeff Flake of Arizona vacated the field of battle by announcing that he won't run for re-election, delivering a remarkable speech in which he attacked the "casual undermining of our democratic norms" and the "coarsening" nature of politics under Donald Trump.

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BRIEF-CoStar Group enters amended and restated credit agreement

* CoStar Group says on oct 19, co entered amended and restated credit agreement ‍providing $750 million revolving credit facility with term of 5 years​

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North Korea: threat of atmospheric nuclear test should be taken literally - CNN

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The North Korean foreign minister's recent warning of a possible atmospheric nuclear test over the Pacific Ocean should be taken literally, a senior North Korean official told CNN in an interview aired on Wednesday.

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2017 just set the record for store closings

United States Politics and Government nytimes.com

Op-Ed Contributor: Why Jeff Flake’s Fall Should Scare Democrats

The Republican Party is increasingly hostile to principled, patriotic lawmakers. That presents a grave threat to our country.