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Bitcoin drops SegWit2x hard fork after community objects

Bitcoin drops SegWit2x hard fork after community objects

An initiative by Digital Currency Group CEO Barry Silbert, the project - later dubbed "SegWit2x" - was to combine activation of the SegregatedWitnesssoft fork with a hard fork to double Bitcoin's ...

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Disney Reportedly in Talks to Purchase 21st Century Fox

The company has market cap of $179.60 million. In other The Walt Disney news, EVP Alan N. Braverman sold 19,871 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, November 16th. As per...

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Panera Bread to buy Au Bon Pain, CEO stepping down

Panera Bread to buy Au Bon Pain, CEO stepping down

After leading the company for 36 years, Shaich will step down as CEO of Panera, effective January 1, and will remain chairman. Shaich will stay on as chairman and will continue to work on strategy, th...

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Reserve Bank of New Zealand Holds Rates Steady

Reserve Bank of New Zealand Holds Rates Steady

Yet, Spencer said the shift could actually give the bank more flexibility and played down concerns it might unduly affect the outlook for policy. Now inflation was the Bank's primary objective but w...

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Tencent Continues to Snap Up Stakes in US Startups

Tencent Continues to Snap Up Stakes in US Startups

Snap's shares tumbled as much as 20 per cent in after-hours trading, before paring losses to trade at $12.57. A Snap Inc . banner covers the facade of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New Yor...

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Staten Island Mall hours for Thanksgiving, Black Friday 2017

Staten Island Mall hours for Thanksgiving, Black Friday 2017

Numerous doorbuster deals will drop before Black Friday in the days leading up to Thanksgiving. J.C. Penney announces it will open at 2 p.m. on Thanksgiving, an hour earlier than in years past. on Bla...

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USA crude oil, product stockpiles likely down again

USA crude oil, product stockpiles likely down again

Crude oil stocks rose by 2,237 MBBL last week to 457,143 MBBL, from 454,906 MBBL. Crude oil stockpiles recovered last week as very large drops in product stockpiles were offset by a collapse in net ...

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Plane engine catches fire as it lands at Seattle airport

Plane engine catches fire as it lands at Seattle airport

The Federal Aviation Administration says it was Hawaiian Airlines Flight 875, a ferry flight from Paine Field, Washington to SeaTac Washington. The fire went out right after the plane landed - extin...

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Shares of Sears Holdings Slip Even Further After Third-Quarter Update

It has outperformed by 12.24% the S&P500. Connecticut-based Manatuck Hill Partners Ltd Limited Liability Company has invested 0.13% in Sears Holdings Corp (NASDAQ: SHLD ). Federated Invsts Pa report...

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Yahoo's Mayer Says Hackers Getting Tougher as Equifax Reassures

Mayer says the thefts occurred during her almost five-year tenure and she wants to "sincerely apologize to each and every one of our users". Mayer and Smith were flanked by officials from their form...

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Trump in China for talks as North Korea nuclear tensions grow

Trump in China for talks as North Korea nuclear tensions grow

Chatting over cups of tea, Trump showed Xi a video of his granddaughter Arabella Kushner singing in Mandarin and reciting classical Chinese poetry, prompting Xi to compliment her performance as worthy...

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Hidden Valley offers keg of ranch dressing

Hidden Valley offers keg of ranch dressing

Which begs the question, how much ranch is too much ranch? At 9.7 inches tall and a diameter of 6.3 inches, the keg boasts is stackable and holds up to 5 liters of the popular salad dressing. Ap...

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London Living Wage increases by 4.6 per cent

London Living Wage increases by 4.6 per cent

The voluntary rate, promoted by the Living Wage Foundation campaign group, is to rise by 30p an hour to £8.75. Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has announced the London Living Wage has increased from £9.7...

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The Walt Disney Company (DIS) Stake Increased by HL Financial Services LLC

Pinnacle Wealth Management Advisory Group Llc increased its stake in Walt Disney Co ( DIS ) by 76.71% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. 3,814 were reported by Beaumont Finan...

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ARK: Survival Evolved Launches On Xbox One X Today

ARK: Survival Evolved Launches On Xbox One X Today

On PC, this is just an on/off toggle, and to be honest it doesn't radically affect the look of the game in Diablo's dark dungeons - only in brighter exterior scenes. This makes ARK one of the first ti...

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You can fly from London to NY for just £99

You can fly from London to NY for just £99

Icelandic airline WOW Air has announced details of a new route from Dublin to John F. Kennedy Airport in NY, via Reykjavik, beginning in April of next year. Today, $99 one-way fares are going on ...

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Time Warner (TWX) Getting Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Study Finds

Time Warner (TWX) Getting Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Study Finds

It has outperformed by 19.67% the S&P500. Among 13 analysts covering Carlyle ( NASDAQ:CG ), 7 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Time Warner's quarterly revenue was up ...

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Uber Working With NASA On Flying Taxis

Uber Working With NASA On Flying Taxis

To get a sense, Uber projects that trips from the Los Angeles airport to the Staples Center during rush hour will take less than 30 minutes - down from 1 hour 20 minutes by vehicle. It estimates that ...

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$280 million worth of Ethereum locked up due to a user's mistake

On Tuesday Parity revealed that, while fixing a bug that let hackers steal $32m out of few multi-signature wallets, it had inadvertently introduced a new flaw into its systems that allowed one user ...

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Investor's Alert (Volume Pattern in Focus): Devon Energy Corporation (NYSE: DVN)

Market capitalization of 20.41B shares for the company helps traders interpret the size of Devon Energy Corporation , acting as the basic determinant for numerous important characteristics that affec...

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IndiGo staff fights with passenger at Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport

IndiGo staff fights with passenger at Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport

Passengers were waiting for the bus inside the airport when Rajiv Katiyal got into an argument with some ground staff . "How will I take care of my family?" Private airline IndiGo was on Tuesday...

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Strike set to give Republic of Ireland fans rail pain

Strike set to give Republic of Ireland fans rail pain

There will also be rail replacement bus services on some routes. RMT general secretary Mick Cash said: 'The only way that Greater Anglia can be running these services is through taking serious risks...

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Sources claim Qualcomm is set to reject $130 billion takeover offer

Sources claim Qualcomm is set to reject $130 billion takeover offer

Moreover, it would create a company with "massive market share" in the kind of chips that power Wi-Fi, location data and Bluetooth, necessary for the next generation of connected devices, said Stuart ...

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You can now buy a mini keg filled with ranch dressing

You can now buy a mini keg filled with ranch dressing

According to the product description, the 9.7-inch by 6.3-inch keg holds up to five liters of ranch. "We want to ensure the ranch is as fresh as possible so people can fill their kegs when they ar...

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Weight Watchers Raises Earnings Guidance

Weight Watchers Raises Earnings Guidance

The current consensus recommendation provided by covering analysts is 2.70. Oprah's investment in Weight Watchers ( WTW ) is already paying off big time in just two short years. Total paid weeks gre...

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