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Alabama "out" of Amazon second headquarters consideration

Having first revealed the search for a second headquarters late last summer, the ecommerce giant expects to invest more than $5 billion in its construction and grow it to include up to 50,000 high-pay...

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Newsroom Unionizes As LA Times Publisher Faces Investigation Over Sex Harassment Allegations

Newsroom Unionizes As LA Times Publisher Faces Investigation Over Sex Harassment Allegations

And when he was an executive at Guggenheim Partners, then controlling owner of the Hollywood Reporter and Billboard magazine, he left a fashion event sponsored by the Hollywood Reporter because he did...

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Reliance Industries Ltd Q3 PAT jumps to Rs. 9445 crores

Reliance Industries Ltd Q3 PAT jumps to Rs. 9445 crores

The flagship company of the billionaire Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Group had reported GRM at United States dollars 12 a barrel in previous quarter. Ambani had returned to the telecom sector in Septe...

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Shares in Occidental Petroleum Co. (OXY) Purchased by OxFORD Asset Management LLP

Boston Advisors Llc sold 8,525 shares as the company's stock rose 4.41% with the market. The institutional investor held 221,123 shares of the building materials company at the end of 2017Q3, valued a...

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How Emirates Airline Just Singlehandedly Saved the Airbus A380

How Emirates Airline Just Singlehandedly Saved the Airbus A380

The agreement was signed on 18 January at the airline's headquarters in Dubai by Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman and CEO, Emirates Airline and Group, and Leahy, outgoing COO - Customer...

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Bitcoin Price Fall: Investors Hold, Saying Cryptocurrency Crash Is a 'Yearly Pattern'

Bitcoin Price Fall: Investors Hold, Saying Cryptocurrency Crash Is a 'Yearly Pattern'

However, unlike as in other nations, it is not just the tech-savvy who have jumped on the Bitcoin cryptocurrency band-wagon, but ordinary workers, housewives and even children, many of whom would ...

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Karpas Strategies LLC Continues to Hold Stake in Time Warner Inc. (TWX)

The stock decreased 0.02% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $92.15. Narrowing our focus to the previous 1 month, the shares have been up by 8.72%. Since August 1, 2017, it had 0 buys,...

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QinetiQ Group (QQ) Rating Reiterated by Liberum Capital

QinetiQ Group (QQ) Rating Reiterated by Liberum Capital

Among 27 analysts covering Associated British Foods PLC (LON:ABF), 15 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 22% are positive. Goldman Sachs maintained Whitbread PLC (LON:WTB) rating on Thursda...

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Retail sales, Great Britain - Office for National Statistics

Retail sales, Great Britain - Office for National Statistics

Monthly figures show a reasonably good picture of the United Kingdom retail sector is in a given moment, but longer term figures are needed to analyse industry trends. "Like the United Kingdom as a ...

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EPS for Kite Realty Group Trust (KRG) Expected At $0.50

The stock decreased 1.03% or $0.26 during the last trading session, reaching $25.01. Education Realty Trust Inc (EDR) now has a 14-day Commodity Channel Index (CCI) of -88.68. Bartlett And Limited...

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Uber co-founder Travis Kalanick a billionaire after $9.3bn investment deal

Uber co-founder Travis Kalanick a billionaire after $9.3bn investment deal

SoftBank is an investor Didi Chuxing , the majority owner of Uber's China operations, and has also backed Grab, a ride-hailing company in Southeast Asia, as well as India's Ola. It is now part of a w...

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HSBC to pay $101.5m to settle U.S. currency rigging settlement

HSBC to pay $101.5m to settle U.S. currency rigging settlement

In one March 2010 transaction, it converted approximately GBP5.3 billion ($7.4 billion) to USA dollars for a client - identified in court documents only as a financial-services company - that resulted...

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Amazon Prime cost jumps almost 20 percent for monthly subscription

Amazon Prime cost jumps almost 20 percent for monthly subscription

The new price works out to almost $156 a year. This is the first price increase since the monthly option was introduced. The total yearly cost will now be $155.88. "Members also enjoy a growing list o...

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Spot trends and buy/sell signals: Kimberly-Clark Corporation (KMB), Expedia, Inc. (EXPE)

Spectrum Management Group Inc increased its stake in Kimberly Clark Corp ( KMB ) by 307.78% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. United Kingdom-based Legal General Grp Incorporat...

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Why Debate Over US Immigration Reform Is So Heated: QuickTake

Why Debate Over US Immigration Reform Is So Heated: QuickTake

After a Wednesday meeting with House and Senate leadership from both parties, Short expressed concern that a bipartisan House bill to give Dreamers legal protections, put them on a pathway to citize...

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Senate takes shutdown drama into final day

Senate takes shutdown drama into final day

The stop-gap spending bill will fund the government through February 16, fund the Children's Health Insurance Program ( CHIP ), and delay several Obamacare taxes. Senate majority leader Mitch McCon...

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Inclusion of real estate in GST deferred till next GST Council meeting

Inclusion of real estate in GST deferred till next GST Council meeting

The government may not heed to the demand, but it may push in the GST council meeting to bring natural gas and jet fuel under the GST to begin with. Maintaining that Modi government's proposed objec...

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Business Report: Amazon's short list of potential second headquarters

Amazon's search for a second headquarters city has triggered an unprecedented competition among governments around North America to attract a $5 billion project that promises to create 50,000 jobs. ...

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Dow closes above 26000 for first time

Dow closes above 26000 for first time

Wall Street looked set to regain momentum, with Dow futures up 0.4 percent at 25,933.00 and S&P 500 futures up 0.2 percent to 2,788.60. The CBOE Volatility index, a widely followed measure of mar...

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Comparable Company Analysis: Etsy, Inc. (ETSY), Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI)

Comparable Company Analysis: Etsy, Inc. (ETSY), Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI)

But even if that happens, they would still be a good buy because they should have plenty of room to run since the company probably won't reverse its entire valuation discount in one week. Late a yea...

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Amazon Just Canceled Three Original Series, Including One Released Last Month

Amazon Just Canceled Three Original Series, Including One Released Last Month

I Love Dick was co-created by Jill Soloway , who had previously developed one of Amazon's only truly successful series: Transparent , starring Jeffrey Tambor. Let us know in the comments. The s...

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Instagram 'Type' Format Will Help You Jazz Up Stories

Instagram 'Type' Format Will Help You Jazz Up Stories

While Instagram is reportedly testing a new text-only Stories format simply called " Type ", Giphy has built a transparent GIF library that users can place on their Stories. Also, it remains unclear...

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Stifel raises its Texas Instruments price target, still sees slight downside

Stifel raises its Texas Instruments price target, still sees slight downside

Volume in the last session has increased compared with TXN's average trading volume. About 9.25M shares traded or 101.31% up from the average. Kornitzer Cap Mgmt Inc Ks has 0.02% invested in Texas ...

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Ahead of GST Council meet, states flag increasing revenue shortfall

Ahead of GST Council meet, states flag increasing revenue shortfall

The Centre has made a decision to crack the whip and ratchet up the faltering revenue collections under the goods and services tax (GST) by putting in place the first set of anti-evasion measures. "Ev...

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Malaysia Airlines Flight MH122 forced to make emergency landing in Australian outback

Malaysia Airlines Flight MH122 forced to make emergency landing in Australian outback

Passengers took to Twitter to report a "loud disturbing noise" from one of the engines. Malaysia Airlines said in a statement on Thursday that Flight MH122 had been diverted due to "technical reason...

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