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October 17, 2017 - 4:41 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Harvey Weinstein resigned from the board of the Weinstein Co. during a conference call with the remaining board members, ABC News has confirmed. He is still pursuing a claim he was wrongfully fired from the company. The company has been under pressure since sexual assault and...
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October 17, 2017 - 3:39 pm
(NEW YORK) -- The Dow Jones Industrial Average hit 23,000 on Tuesday morning, but fell just below the milestone at the close. The Dow climbed 40.48 (+0.18 percent) to finish at 22,997.44, a new record. The Nasdaq slid 0.35 (-0.01 percent) to close at 6,623.66, while the S&P 500 finished at a...
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October 17, 2017 - 2:07 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump is not as wealthy as he was last year, according to Forbes magazine, which dropped him 92 spots on its annual list of the 400 wealthiest people in America . Trump, ranked No. 156 in 2016, is now tied with 15 others --- including casino magnate Steve Wynn and...
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Sammy Staines/@sammylovesfossas
October 17, 2017 - 1:25 pm
(DORSET, England) -- Meet Sammy Staines of Dorset, England. The Instagram star said she loves doing them because “there is no limit to what you can create.” Staines, 31, said she started out doing “just beauty makeup” but then began “to get more and more creative from there.” “I’ve always loved art...
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October 17, 2017 - 9:40 am
(NEW YORK) -- California will soon implement a new statewide ban on sales of animals commercially raised in puppy mills. Gov. Jerry Brown last Friday signed into law bill A.B. 485, making it illegal for pet stores to sell dogs, cats and rabbits from any source other than a shelter or rescue group...
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Lindsey Partridge/Harmony Horsemanship
October 16, 2017 - 5:01 pm
(LEXINGTON, Ky.) -- One horse lover wanted to test a hotel's pet policy after discovering one receptionist said it didn't discriminate. Lindsey Partridge, who in 2015 created Harmony Horsemanship , an organization that helps riders better understand their horses, told ABC News she was driving down...
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October 16, 2017 - 4:38 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Hollywood is up in arms over the allegations surrounding Harvey Weinstein and the company he co-founded, The Weinstein Company. The Producers Guild of America's national board of directors and officers voted on Monday to expel Weinstein after numerous women claimed the movie mogul and...
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October 16, 2017 - 4:33 pm
(MALIBU, Calif.) -- It's no secret the late Johnny Carson loved California, and his beloved Malibu beach home is now on the market for $81.5 million. The former "Tonight Show" host famously moved the late night series from New York to California in 1972. Soon after, in the mid-1980s, Carson himself...
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October 16, 2017 - 3:26 pm
(NEW YORK) -- The major indexes closed at record highs on Monday with large gains in financials. The Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 85.24 (+0.37 percent) to finish at 22,956.96. The Nasdaq gained 18.20 (+0.28 percent) to close at 6,624.00, while the S&P 500 finished at 2,557.64, up 4.47...
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