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  • LAS VEGAS— Officials with authority over the Las Vegas Strip have decided to wait until the city of Denver approves the nation's first marijuana club before they discuss licensing and regulating pot lounges in Sin City. Commissioners in Nevada's Clark County on Tuesday decided they will wait for Denver to act before continuing discussions.

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 19- U.S. Senate Republicans have reached a tentative budget deal that could allow tax reform legislation to eliminate as much as $1.5 trillion in revenues over 10 years through tax cuts, raising the odds that their planned tax overhaul would expand the federal deficit. The prospective tax cuts are part of closed-door talks among 12 Senate...

  • Revenue from Adobe's digital media unit, which includes Creative Cloud, rose 28.3 percent to $1.27 billion, beating estimates of $1.25 billion, according to financial data and analytics firm FactSet. The software maker said it expected an adjusted profit of $1.15 per share and revenue of $1.95 billion for the fourth quarter. Analysts were expecting earnings...

  • REPUBLICAN NATIONAL COMMITTEE PAID $230,000 FOR TRUMP LEGAL DEFENSE IN RUSSIA PROBE IN AUGUST- RNC OFFICIAL.

  • DALLAS _ Copart Inc. on Tuesday reported fiscal fourth-quarter profit of $70.3 million. The average estimate of six analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 31 cents per share. Four analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $355.5 million.

  • RNC PAID $100,000 TO JOHN DOWD, $131,250 TO LAW FIRM OF JAY SEKULOW- RNC OFFICIAL.

  • CALGARY, Alberta, Sept 19- More than 120 birds in Canada's oil heartland of Alberta were killed after getting caught in a pond of oil sands byproducts operated by the country's largest producer Suncor Energy Inc, the local regulator said on Tuesday. The provincial regulator said some birds were found dead at one of the northern Alberta site's tailing ponds, while...

  • BRUSSELS, Sept 19- European Council President Donald Tusk said he would meet with British Prime Minister Theresa May in London next Tuesday to discuss Brexit, days after she is due to make a keynote speech on her vision for future ties with the EU. The London meeting between the pair will come at a sensitive time- just after her speech in Florence on Friday and before...

  • NEW YORK, Sept 19- Allstate Corp's Chief Executive Officer Tom Wilson on Tuesday called on U.S. lawmakers to overhaul a government subsidized flood insurance program, calling for a more streamlined system that does not overburden taxpayers. The impact of hurricanes Harvey and Irma, which hit Texas and Florida in recent weeks, has added urgency to the issue.

  • LONDON, Sept 19- U.S. designer Tommy Hilfiger closed out London Fashion Week with a rock-themed show held at a venue famous for classic rock concerts, featuring model and social media star Gigi Hadid as the centrepiece of the event. "TommyNow continues to put the consumer at the heart of the event, fusing fashion, pop culture and entertainment, and connecting with...

  • NEW YORK, Sept 19- A federal judge ordered two Texas- based mortgage companies and their chief executive to pay $296.3 million to the U.S. government after a jury found them liable for inducing the government into insuring risky home loans, the U.S. Department of Justice said on Tuesday. Attorney in Manhattan Joon Kim, whose predecessor Preet Bharara had pursued...

  • iBooks US Bestseller List- Paid Books. Enemy of the State by Kyle Mills& Vince Flynn- 9781476783543-. Misadventures of a City Girl by Chelle Bliss& Meredith Wild- No ISBN Available-.

  • The company said the cyber attack slashed 79 cents per share from its profit- nearly 40 times the 2 cents per share caused by deadly Hurricane Harvey, which brought catastrophic flooding to southeastern Texas. FedEx joins a string of companies that reported big drops in earnings due to the NotPetya virus, which hit on June 29, crippling Ukraine businesses before...

  • NEW YORK, Sept 19- A former partner and part-owner of Mexico's InvestaBank SA pleaded guilty on Tuesday to a U.S. charge that he and others fraudulently obtained $21 million in tax refunds from the Mexican government. The deal includes an order that Djemal forfeit $21 million, and he agreed to sell a mural in his Mexico home to help make that payment.

  • 3. Iron Marines, Ironhide S.A.. 6. Plague Inc., Ndemic Creations. Geometry Dash, RobTop Games AB.

  • iTunes Movies U.S. charts for week ending September 17, 2017:. Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie. 5. The Grand Budapest Hotel.

  • *U.S. stocks hit record closing highs. NEW YORK, Sept 19- Global stock markets inched higher on Tuesday and the dollar dipped as investors awaited signals from the U.S. Investors will be watching for signals that the Fed will raise rates in December, and for any clues on personnel changes as the end of Fed Chair Janet Yellen's term approaches and after the...

  • The Memphis- based company reported net income for its fiscal first quarter ended Aug. 31 of $596 million or $2.19 per share, down more than 16 percent from the year-ago $715 million or $2.65 per share. Excluding one-time items, the company reported earnings per share of $2.51. Wall Street analysts had expected earnings per share of $3.09.

  • *Touches 15,315.27, highest since Aug. 3. TORONTO, Sept 19- Canada's main stock index rose to six-week highs on Tuesday, buoyed by a broad rally led by financial and energy stocks, as investors cautiously awaited for clues from the U.S. The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index rose 56.3 points, or 0.37 percent, to 15,292.97.

  • The major U.S. stock indexes closed slightly higher Tuesday, eking out enough of a gain to set more record highs. Banks, insurers and other financial companies led the gainers. The Russell 2000 index of smaller-company stocks slipped 0.68 points, or 0.1 percent, to 1,440.40.