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NYSE Arca Seeks SEC Rule Change for Bitcoin ETF Listing

NYSE Arca Seeks SEC Rule Change for Bitcoin ETF Listing

The records show the proposed rule changes were filed with the SEC between December 15 and December 19. The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) has submitted formal plans to list bitcoin excha...

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Christmas, New Year's Holiday Travels Pick Up At Cherry Capital Airport

Christmas, New Year's Holiday Travels Pick Up At Cherry Capital Airport

The 19-day holiday period, which began last Friday, continues through January 2. Large crowds arrived and departed Portland International Airport on the Friday before Christmas . Intending passenge...

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Tesla Inc (TSLA) Says Major Navigation System Overhaul Coming Soon

Tesla Inc (TSLA) Says Major Navigation System Overhaul Coming Soon

The maiden launch of the Falcon Heavy, with the Tesla Roadster , is targeted for January from Pad 39A at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida. If successful, the mission would make Tesla the fi...

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Largest US Bitcoin exchange halts trading as cryptocurrencies plummet

Largest US Bitcoin exchange halts trading as cryptocurrencies plummet

Bitcoin went into freefall on Friday , its price collapsing from the dizzying heights of almost $20,000 earlier this week to around $12,000 as steam appeared to be running out of its year-end rally....

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What the Chart Means for Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC)

What the Chart Means for Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC)

TH Capital has "Buy" rating and $32 target. Recently, investment analysts covering the stock have updated the mean rating to 2.5. The firm has "Neutral" rating given on Monday, August 3 by Roth Capita...

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Nike (NKE) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Susquehanna Bancshares

Nike (NKE) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Susquehanna Bancshares

It has underperformed by 25.94% the S&P500. Levin Capital Strategies Lp bought 2.95 million shares as the company's stock declined 17.15% while stock markets rallied. Amer Century Cos holds 0.01% of i...

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Salvation Army To Auction Off U2 Tickets

Salvation Army To Auction Off U2 Tickets

The Salvation Army is more than $100,000 away from this year's Red Kettle Campaign goal. "I've been out here ringing bells about three times this year", O'Mara said. Pavlakis has been with the organ...

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Christmas Eve, weekend hours for Walmart, Target, Kohl's, Publix, Aldi's and more

Christmas Eve, weekend hours for Walmart, Target, Kohl's, Publix, Aldi's and more

In Warminster, Boots will be open from 10am-4pm on both Christmas Eve and Boxing Day while Shaunaks in Westbury will host a Christmas Day service from 3-5pm. Find a location near you . Route 5...

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Water May Be Trapped in Sponge-Like Martian Rocks

Water May Be Trapped in Sponge-Like Martian Rocks

The planet's water then reacted with the rocks to form a variety of water-bearing minerals. Their model, published in Nature , takes into account the rock temperature, sub-surface pressure, and conte...

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(DISCK) Stake Lowered by American International Group Inc

(DISCK) Stake Lowered by American International Group Inc

Asset Mngmt accumulated 20,114 shares. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank increased its holdings in shares of Discovery Communications by 0.3% in the second quarter. The stock has "Buy" ratin...

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South Korea fire: 29 killed as flames rip through Jecheon building

South Korea fire: 29 killed as flames rip through Jecheon building

A vehicle in the first-floor parking garage seemed to be the source of the blaze, the state-run news outlet Yonhap reported, citing local fire officials; the fire then appears to have spread through...

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AAA projects busiest holiday travel season on record

AAA projects busiest holiday travel season on record

Air travel volume is expected to rise 4.1 per cent, spurred in part by airfares that are 20 per cent lower, on average, than they were at the same time a year ago. The holiday travel season is expecte...

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Papa John's founder and CEO steps down

Papa John's founder and CEO steps down

Papa John's customers can order through Facebook and Apple TV, but Ritchie said he wants the chain to be everywhere customers are. He was named chief operating officer three years ago. Industry inside...

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Arsenal star Jack Wilshere reveals contract decision deadline

Arsenal star Jack Wilshere reveals contract decision deadline

Jack Wilshere wants to stay at Arsenal and hopes a new contract can be agreed on and finalised. "I think I've proved to myself that I can play in the Premier League and I trust my body again and t...

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Canada's Inflation Rises On Higher Gasoline Prices

Canada's Inflation Rises On Higher Gasoline Prices

Consumer prices were up in seven of the eight main consumer price categories, led by a 5.9 percent annual increase in the transportation component as gasoline prices accelerated. The loonie rose, in p...

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A majority of Americans think Trump's election has deteriorated race relations

A majority of Americans think Trump's election has deteriorated race relations

Democrats have remained pretty consistent: an overwhelming 81 percent of Democrats and Democratic leaners, in November 2016, predicted that Trump's election would lead to worse race relations . And m...

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Boeing and Brazil's Embraer in talks

Boeing and Brazil's Embraer in talks

Shares of Embraer SA rose $3.51, to $23.50. They add that any potential deal is subject to the approval of the Brazilian government, regulators, both companies' boards and Embraer's shareholders...

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White Christmas

White Christmas "Guaranteed" for Ottawa

Chief Meteorologist Chris Scott says residents across much of Ontario, Quebec and Atlantic Canada may not know if a white Christmas is in the cards until the day itself. The powerful El Nino two years...

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Sen. Markey Slams GOP Net Neutrality Bill

Sen. Markey Slams GOP Net Neutrality Bill

Now, less than a week after the FCC's vote , Republican Representative Marsha Blackburn has introduced a net neutrality bill. "We require very robust transparency of Internet service providers". No...

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GOP tax bill: AT&T, Boeing among corporations rewarding employees

GOP tax bill: AT&T, Boeing among corporations rewarding employees

The corporate tax rate in the bill is decreased from 35 percent to 21 percent. As the debate rages over the extent of benefits the GOP tax bill will have for workers, some of the country's largest c...

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Public Service Commission vote allows Plant Vogtle to proceed

Public Service Commission vote allows Plant Vogtle to proceed

The utility and commission staff members presented very different projections of whether continuing the project would make sense for ratepayers under Georgia Power's proposal. In an unusual move, PS...

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Long Island Iced Tea Corp skyrockets after renaming itself Long Blockchain

Long Island Iced Tea Corp skyrockets after renaming itself Long Blockchain

The Long Island Ice Tea Corporation is exactly what it sounds like: a company that sells people bottled iced tea and lemonade. Long Island Iced Tea is not even the first soft drinks company to als...

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Ryanair says serious on union recognition, but threat…

Ryanair says serious on union recognition, but threat…

Ryanair RYA.I on Thursday urged its German pilots not to take part in a four-hour strike called for Friday that would be the first such industrial action taken by the Irish carrier's pilots . The ...

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USA upholds almost 300% duties on Bombardier in Boeing case

USA upholds almost 300% duties on Bombardier in Boeing case

In a win for Boeing (BA +0.2%), the U.S. Commerce Department finalizes duties of almost 300% on passenger jets made by Bombardier (OTCQX:BDRAF, OTCQX:BDRBF). 2 USA carrier Delta Air Lines . Boei...

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Interim fighter aftermath - US Commerce Dept. upholds duties against Bombardier

Interim fighter aftermath - US Commerce Dept. upholds duties against Bombardier

The decision follows the Commerce Department's preliminary recommendation of duties of that amount on Bombardier's C Series jets, earlier this autumn. The spat has pushed Bombardier and Boeing's Europ...

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