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Breakingviews - Renault is biggest loser in Carlos Ghosn debacle

Tuesday 21:50 GMT

More likely, Saikawa wants to renegotiate the terms of an alliance that has, under Renault CEO Ghosn, allowed the French group to punch above its weight.

That’s bad for Renault since the Japanese company would have greater clout were a lopsided partnership to now be renegotiated. The Paris-based carmaker on Monday lost about 1.8 billion euros, or 10 percent, of its market value using Friday’s closing price.

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Source: Global News

Israel’s education minister backs Netanyahu – preventing government collapse over Gaza conflict

Tuesday 13:36 GMT

“If the prime minister is serious, and I want to believe his words last night, then I say here to the prime minister: We are withdrawing all our political demands and we will stand by you in this mighty task, so that Israel starts winning again.”

Israeli defense minister quits amid Gaza ceasefire in blow to Netanyahu. “You win some, you lose some,” Bennett said in a televised address, shrugging off Netanyahu’s rejection of his bid.

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Source: Common Domain

No Longer Leading State Senate, Republicans Plan to Go on Attack

Tuesday 13:36 GMT

Republicans in the state Senate, their ranks reduced by almost a third after electoral losses, say their focus will shift to speaking out against Democratic priorities that are teed up for consideration in the new year.

“I think the constituents expected us to respect their decision and tell them yes, we can find somebody in upstate New York who’s competent enough to be the leader of the New York state Senate.”

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Source: The Guradian

Make America Rake Again: Finland baffled by Trump's forest fire raking claim

Tuesday 12:41 GMT

Speaking on Saturday in Paradise, California, about the role of forest management in stemming wildfires, Trump said: “I was with the president of Finland and he said: ‘We have, much different, we are a forest nation.’

Others asserted that raking was such a big part of Finnish culture that it was the inspiration behind the nation’s biggest selling song:. One Finn asserted that even Helsinki’s landmarks are a commandment to look after the nation’s forest environment:. Most importantly, the Finns showed that they are proud as a nation to never neglect their raking duties, even under the snow:. Some people couldn’t resist reusing an internet meme to drag Trump further about the raking, twisting the popular image of the US president with a small child mowing the White House lawn.

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Source: BBC

Chicago hospital shooting victims mourned

Tuesday 21:51 GMT

The suspect moved into the hospital, shooting at random and killing newly graduated pharmacist Dayna Less, who was getting off a lift at the time.

Dr John Purakal, a professor of emergency medicine at the University of Chicago, said he had tried in vain to save Dr O'Neal's life. "I knew her, trained with her, saved lives with her and tonight, tried to save her life," he wrote on Twitter.

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Source: Common Domain

Which markets are closed on Thanksgiving?

Tuesday 21:51 GMT

Unfortunately for the bond traders, who are off on Thanksgiving, they only have a 2 p.m. early close on Friday, as recommended by the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association.

However, bulls have struggled to maintain that optimism on the Monday after Thanksgiving, which has been positive only 42% of the time with an average loss of 0.3% (see chart below):. Given the current momentum playing out in the market now, stocks aren’t likely to see much of an uptrend this Thanksgiving, though worries about trade and a sluggish economic expansion abroad has fueled appetite in the 10-year Treasury notes TMUBMUSD10Y, -0.92%  at 3.05%.

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Source: BBC

Judge halts Trump's asylum ban

Tuesday 21:50 GMT

A US federal judge has blocked an order issued by President Trump to deny asylum to migrants crossing the southern US border illegally.

"Today, we are using the authority granted to us by Congress to bar aliens who violate a presidential suspension of entry or other restriction from asylum eligibility," a statement said at the time..

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Source: Fox News

The perils of taking on Nancy: Liberal activists threaten 'backlash' to Dems who oppose her

Tuesday 21:51 GMT

As Nancy Pelosi faces a grueling fight with her own members to regain the speaker’s gavel in January, pro-Pelosi left-wing activist groups are warning of a "backlash" against House Democrats who oppose her.

“If right-wing Democrats end up helping Republicans by voting against Nancy Pelosi as speaker, they can expect to face serious backlash from the same energized and mobilized base of progressive voters that just brought Democrats a majority in the House. Which certainly could extend to primaries,” Spokesman Karthik Ganapathy told The Beast.

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Source: DW

Chicago hospital shooting leaves four dead

Tuesday 21:50 GMT

A gunman opened fire at a hospital in the South Side of Chicago, killing a police officer and two others before dying in a shootout.

Four people were killed and several more wounded after gunman opened fire in the parking lot of Mercy Hospital in Chicago on Monday.

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Source: CBS News

Ashley Greene cast as Abby Huntsman in Fox News movie

Tuesday 21:51 GMT

Ashley Greene is the latest actress to join the all-star cast of a movie about disgraced Fox News chief Roger Ailes and his ouster.

The "Twilight" actress has signed on to play former "Fox & Friends" host Abby Huntsman, who is also the daughter of 2012 presidential candidate Jon Huntsman. Ashley Greene is the latest actress to join the all-star cast of a movie about disgraced Fox News chief Roger Ailes and his ouster.

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Source: DW

Mythical sex scene fresco discovered in Pompeii

Tuesday 21:50 GMT

Archaeologists have discovered a fresco in an ancient Pompeii bedroom that depicts a sensual scene between the Greek god Zeus — or his Roman equivalent, Jupiter — disguised as a swan, and Leda, a legendary Spartan queen from Greek mythology, the Pompeii administration said Monday.

The fresco remains an exceptional find, according to Pompeii archaeological park director Massimo Osanna, who pointed out that Leda was painted in an unusual way, making her look directly at anyone who saw the fresco upon entering the bedroom.

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Source: CTV

CRA not treating all taxpayers equally when auditing and reviewing claims

Tuesday 21:51 GMT

The Canada Revenue Agency is not treating all taxpayers equally when it comes to auditing or reviewing tax files, a new probe by the federal auditor general has found.

In order to make sure that all Canadians file their taxes properly, the CRA is responsible for auditing or reviewing submissions to insure compliance with the Income Tax Act. According to a new audit done by Auditor General Michael Fergson’s office, how your case is handled could depend on who you are, the CRA staff person conducting the review, or where you’re from.

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Source: Fox News

UN environment chief resigns in wake of travel expenses controversy

Tuesday 21:51 GMT

The United Nations’ environment chief resigned Tuesday after receiving the results of an audit that had reportedly found that he spent almost $500,000 on travel in less than two years.

U.N. Environment (UNEP) Executive Director Erik Solheim, a former Norwegian diplomat, said in a statement that he had received the final reports on the audit of his official travel by the U.N.’s Office of Internal Oversight Services (OIOS) and was stepping down.

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Source: BBC

Don't get stuck with May, Rees-Mogg warns

Tuesday 21:51 GMT

Jacob Rees-Mogg has warned fellow Tory MPs that if they don't ditch Theresa May now she will lead them into the next election, scheduled for 2022.

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn, who had put forward the amendment himself, was among the absentees, having been given permission by his party's whips not to vote.

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Source: Fox News

Ryan backs Navy Admiral William McRaven after Trump attack, report says

Tuesday 21:50 GMT

Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., on Monday appeared to side with retired Navy Admiral William McRaven—the official best known for overseeing the Navy SEAL mission to kill Usama bin Laden—after President Trump questioned why McRaven took so long to find the Al Qaeda leader.

Ryan said in a statement on Monday that the U.S. is grateful for McRaven and all members of the military who have served in harm’s way and “have put country before self,” according to The Hill.

Source: Common Domain

Kaleo increased the price of its rescue medication to exploit U.S. opioid crisis, new report finds

Tuesday 14:31 GMT
Source: DW

China's road from copycat to innovator

Tuesday 11:45 GMT
Source: Global News

Canada Post asks union for ‘cooling off’ period that would pause strike during holidays

Tuesday 17:15 GMT
Source: Common Domain

U.K. Home Sellers Respond to Brexit Fears, Drop Asking Prices

Tuesday 20:55 GMT
Source: Fox News

de Blasio, citing 'socialistic impulse,' wants more government control of NYC property

Tuesday 17:15 GMT
Source: Fox News

Meghan Markle's IRS tax review may expose royal family's riches

Tuesday 20:55 GMT
Source: The Guradian

Taylor Swift leaves lifelong label to sign with Universal Music Group

Tuesday 14:31 GMT
Source: Common Domain

Looming Brexit Deadline Transforms London’s Luxury Real Estate Into a Buyer’s Market

Tuesday 22:45 GMT
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Source: BBC

Rick Scott wins fraught Florida recount

Monday 23:40 GMT
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Source: CBS News

Death toll for California's deadliest wildfire expected to rise

Wednesday 14:30 GMT
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Source: CBS News

Whitaker told Sen. Graham that Mueller probe to go on, AP source says

Saturday 11:46 GMT
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Source: CTV

Northern California wildfire: 63 people dead, 631 unaccounted for

Saturday 02:25 GMT
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Source: CBS News

Transcript: California Gov. Jerry Brown on "Face the Nation," Nov. 18, 2018

Monday 12:39 GMT
7 Articles
Source: CTV

Judge orders White House to return Acosta pass

Saturday 16:20 GMT
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Source: The Guradian

Yes, it's infuriating when women back Trump. But why do men get a free pass?

Sunday 09:53 GMT

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