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The ECB's January Policy Decision - Wall Street Journal

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 05:12

Wall Street Journal

The ECB's January Policy Decision
Wall Street Journal
The European Central Bank is expected to keep rates steady at its meeting Thursday and make no changes to its bond-buying program after extending but scaling back stimulus in December. SHARE. Facebook; Twitter; Email ...
Five Things You Need to Know to Start Your DayBloomberg
Cheering better growth, ECB still to keep policy, stimulus unchangedReuters
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Ex-VW CEO Winterkorn testifies to German parliament inquiry - Palm Beach Post

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 04:14

Palm Beach Post

Ex-VW CEO Winterkorn testifies to German parliament inquiry
Palm Beach Post
Martin Winterkorn, former CEO of the German car manufacturer 'Volkswagen', arrives for a questioning at an investigation committee of the German federal parliament in Berlin, Germany, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn). BERLIN.
German MPs to grill Volkswagen ex-boss Martin Winterkorn over 'Dieselgate'Economic Times

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Theresa May: UK will be a global leader on trade - BBC News

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 03:32

The Sun

Theresa May: UK will be a global leader on trade
BBC News
Theresa May has told leaders at the World Economic Forum in Davos that the UK will be a "world leader" on trade. But the prime minister also warned that inequality blamed on globalisation was aiding the "politics of division". Her speech to business ...
FULL TEXT: May's speech to the 2017 World Economic ForumBusiness Insider
May Pitches Brexit U.K. as Global Cheerleader for Free TradeBloomberg
EU, British citizens voice Brexit fearsYahoo News
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France's Safran launches $9 billion agreed bid for Zodiac Aerospace - Reuters

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 01:46

Reuters

France's Safran launches $9 billion agreed bid for Zodiac Aerospace
Reuters
The Logo of a Safran propulsion systems maker is pictured in Paris, France, August 8, 2016. REUTERS/Jacky Naegelen/File Photo. By Tim Hepher and Cyril Altmeyer | PARIS. PARIS French aero engine maker Safran (SAF.PA) on Thursday launched a $9 ...
Safran agrees to buy Zodiac AerospaceMarketWatch
Safran to Buy Zodiac for $10 Billion in All-French Aviation DealBloomberg
Safran agrees €8.5bn takeover of aircraft seat maker ZodiacFinancial Times
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Zuckerberg files lawsuit against native Hawaiians to force land sales - Fox News

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 01:07

Fox News

Zuckerberg files lawsuit against native Hawaiians to force land sales
Fox News
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has filed a lawsuit against Hawaiian families in an effort to sell their land in order for the billionaire and his family to have more privacy. The Honolulu Star-Advertiser reported Wednesday that about a dozen parcels of ...
Facebook's Zuckerberg making moves to build on Hawaii propertyPacific Business News (Honolulu)
News Mark Zuckerberg Is Suing Hundreds In Kauai Over Land RightsTheInertia.com

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Lockheed Martin F-35 Program Cost Update: Pentagon Nears $9 Billion Deal With Defense Contractor, Report Says - International Business Times

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 00:19

International Business Times

Lockheed Martin F-35 Program Cost Update: Pentagon Nears $9 Billion Deal With Defense Contractor, Report Says
International Business Times
Lockheed Martin Corp and the U.S. Department of Defense are nearing a deal for an F-35 contract worth nearly $9 billion after prolonged negotiations to bring the price for the fighter jet to below $100 million, sources close to the deal told Reuters ...
Lockheed Martin reportedly close to $9bn F-35 contract with PentagonDIGITALLOOK

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Asian Shares Mixed, Japan's Nikkei Gains on Weaker Yen - New York Times

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 23:32

Miami Herald

Asian Shares Mixed, Japan's Nikkei Gains on Weaker Yen
New York Times
TOKYO — Shares were meandering in sluggish trading in Asia on Thursday as investors awaited the inauguration of Donald Trump as president. Japan's benchmark rose after the dollar slipped against the yen. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 gained ...
Japanese Foreign Bond Investment Rose Last Week: Ministry of FinanceEconomic Calendar

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Asian shares mixed, Japan's Nikkei gains on weaker yen - WHIO

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 23:27

WHIO

Asian shares mixed, Japan's Nikkei gains on weaker yen
WHIO
Men walk past an electronic stock indicator of a securities firm in Tokyo, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017. Shares were meandering in sluggish trading in Asia on Thursday as investors awaited the inauguration of Donald Trump as president. Japan's benchmark ...

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Penn. mall sold for $100 after failing to pay $143M debt - New York Daily News

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 21:08

New York Daily News

Penn. mall sold for $100 after failing to pay $143M debt
New York Daily News
A Pennsylvania mall that was foreclosed because its owners failed to pay a $143 million debt has been auctioned off for $100. The struggling Galleria at Pittsburgh Mills at Frazer Township has been in business for 11 years and owed Wells Fargo Bank a ...
Foreclosed Mall Once Valued At $190M Is Auctioned for $100Bloomberg

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Railroad Vet Teams With Activist to Target CSX - TheStreet.com

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 20:43

TheStreet.com

Railroad Vet Teams With Activist to Target CSX
TheStreet.com
Shares of the railroad climbed more than 12% in after-hours trading following reports that the former CEO of Canadian Pacific was teaming with activists to shake up the company. Lou Whiteman. Follow. Jan 18, 2017 9:42 PM EST. Get TheStreet Quant ...
Harrison Eyes Another Job After Retiring Early From Canadian PacificBloomberg
Canadian Pacific CEO Harrison to leave earlyReuters
Canadian Pacific CEO Hunter Harrison steps down early, targeting CSX takeoverMarketWatch
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World Economic Forum delegates concerned by rise of populist politics - Irish Examiner

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 19:56

Irish Examiner

World Economic Forum delegates concerned by rise of populist politics
Irish Examiner
The great and the good of Davos agree they have a problem with populism. Finding a solution is the hard part. On the second day of the World Economic Forum's annual meeting in the Swiss Alps, delegates disagreed on how best to address the upending of ...

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Organic Chickens Get More Room To Roam - NPR

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 18:21

NPR

Organic Chickens Get More Room To Roam
NPR
It took years of heated debate, but the federal government has finally decided just how much living space an organic chicken should have. It's part of a new set of rules that cover many aspects of animal welfare in the organic food industry. But the ...
Organic egg and meat producers will have to follow stricter animal welfare rules, USDA saysLos Angeles Times
New protections for farm animals in 2017San Francisco Chronicle
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Vegemite Heads Back to Australia in $345 Million Bega Deal - Bloomberg

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 18:14

Bloomberg

Vegemite Heads Back to Australia in $345 Million Bega Deal
Bloomberg
Vegemite, the iconic yeast spread found in almost every kitchen Down Under, is heading back to Australia as part of a record A$460 million ($345 million) acquisition by Bega Cheese Ltd. Bega, best known for its cheddar cheese, is buying a suite of ...
Mondelez Turns to Seller in Wake of Failed Hershey BidTheStreet.com
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After 90 years, Vegemite is Australian-owned once againMarketWatch
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Mallinckrodt to pay $100 million to settle US probe on drug pricing - Reuters

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 17:58

WKMG Orlando

Mallinckrodt to pay $100 million to settle US probe on drug pricing
Reuters
WASHINGTON Mallinckrodt Plc (MNK.N) has agreed to pay $100 million to settle allegations that a subsidiary broke U.S. antitrust law by sharply increasing the price of a multiple sclerosis drug while ensuring that no rival medicine appeared on the ...
Mallinckrodt (MNK) to Pay $100M to Settle FTC, State Charges for Violating Antitrust LawsStreetInsider.com
Drug Maker Who Jacked Up Cost of Baby Medicine 85000 Percent Still Isn't SorryGizmodo
Mallinckrodt to pay $100 million to settle FTC probeSTLtoday.com
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Netflix Shares Soar 8% On Subscriber Surprise - Fortune

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 15:26

Fortune

Netflix Shares Soar 8% On Subscriber Surprise
Fortune
Netflix's international and U.S. subscriber additions sped past analysts' estimates as the video streaming service released shows including the award-winning British drama The Crown and a revival of Gilmore Girls. Netflix, whose original shows include ...

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China's Holdings of U.S. Treasuries Drop by Most Since 2011 - Bloomberg

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 15:16

Bloomberg

China's Holdings of U.S. Treasuries Drop by Most Since 2011
Bloomberg
China's holdings of U.S. Treasuries declined in November for a sixth straight month, as the world's second-largest economy uses its foreign-exchange reserves to support the yuan. Japan's holdings also dropped but the country kept its spot as America's ...
China's US Treasury debt holdings fall for 6th month in Nov -dataReuters
Japan retains top spot in terms of US Treasury holdingsU.S. News & World Report
China cuts US Treasury holdings to lowest level since 2010Financial Times
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What you need to know now about the upcoming tax season - USA TODAY

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 15:05

USA TODAY

What you need to know now about the upcoming tax season
USA TODAY
It's a new year and time to put the last one to bed, which means filing your taxes. The Internal Revenue Service says to expect a few changes when the nation's individual income tax filing season opens on Jan. 23. Here are some of the changes you ...
Tax experts advise using tax breaks you're entitled toMadison.com
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Lowe's cuts 2400 managers to refocus on customers - USA TODAY

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 14:52

USA TODAY

Lowe's cuts 2400 managers to refocus on customers
USA TODAY
Lowe's, the home improvement chain, said Wednesday that it is redeploying its workforce in a way that will eliminate about 2,400 positions, most of them in management. The biggest change will occur in the stores, where Lowe's says it can cut one or two ...
Lowe's announces nearly 2400 layoffs for full-time workersWSOC Charlotte
Lowe's cutting 2400 full-time jobs as part of staffing overhaulCharlotte Observer
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Netflix's (NFLX) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Royal Bank Of Canada - The Cerbat Gem

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 14:18

The Cerbat Gem

Netflix's (NFLX) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Royal Bank Of Canada
The Cerbat Gem
Netflix logo Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX)'s stock had its “buy” rating reiterated by analysts at Royal Bank Of Canada in a research report issued to clients and investors on Wednesday. The analysts wrote, “Halftime Report” and argued that expectations ...
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Netflix's (NFLX) "Market Perform" Rating Reaffirmed at FBR & CoBBNS
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Organic egg and meat producers will have to follow stricter animal welfare rules, USDA says - Los Angeles Times

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 14:18

Los Angeles Times

Organic egg and meat producers will have to follow stricter animal welfare rules, USDA says
Los Angeles Times
Organic meat and egg producers will have to abide by stricter animal welfare standards under a new rule announced Wednesday by the Agriculture Department. The rule is a victory for animal rights groups two days before President Obama leaves office.

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