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Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway will not increase its Oncor offer - Reuters

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 21:48

Reuters

Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway will not increase its Oncor offer
Reuters
(Reuters) - The energy unit of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc said on Wednesday it will "stand firm" on its $9 billion offer to acquire 80 percent of Oncor Electric Delivery Company LLC and will not increase its offer. Elliott Management Corp ...
Top Stocks Warren Buffett's Buying NowMotley Fool
A dividend from Berkshire? Buffett is considering itCBS News
Report: Elliott Management Buys Energy Future DebtTheStreet.com
Nasdaq -Seeking Alpha -Economic Times -ValueWalk
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Hyundai Says It Will Launch an Electric Vehicle With a 500 Kilometer Range After 2021 - Fortune

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 21:25

Fortune

Hyundai Says It Will Launch an Electric Vehicle With a 500 Kilometer Range After 2021
Fortune
SEOUL — Hyundai Motor Co (hyundai.motor) said on Thursday it will launch a long-range electric vehicle with a driving range of 500 km (311 miles) per charge after 2021, seeking to address investor concerns that it is lagging rivals in the green car race.
Hyundai unveils new fuel cell SUV with longer travel rangeWashington Post
Hyundai launches a new, longer range fuel-cell vehicleNEWS.com.au
Hyundai reveals next-gen fuel-cell SUVMotoring
Drive -CarAdvice
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Berkeley Electrician Featured in Deadly Virginia Rally No Longer Working For Employer - NBC Bay Area

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 20:29

NBC Bay Area

Berkeley Electrician Featured in Deadly Virginia Rally No Longer Working For Employer
NBC Bay Area
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Berkeley white supremacist electrician out of a job after Virginia rallySFGate

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Japan's exports rise in July, underpin strengthening economy - Reuters

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 20:20

Reuters

Japan's exports rise in July, underpin strengthening economy
Reuters
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's exports rose for an eighth straight month in July on robust shipments to the United States and a boost from a weak yen, a sign overseas demand rebounded from a lull in the previous quarter to underpin a steady economic recovery.
Japan Reports Trade Surplus in July as Exports Rise AgainBloomberg
Japan Trade Surges in July on Strong Demand in China, USU.S. News & World Report
Japan's exports rise for eighth straight monthMarketWatch
Financial Times -ForexLive -Xinhua -Economic Calendar
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Diamond carrot harvested 13 years later - Radio Canada International

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 19:15

Radio Canada International

Diamond carrot harvested 13 years later
Radio Canada International
How many carats is that diamond is the usual question, not how did that diamond get on that carrot? Mary Grams, 84, holds the carrot encircled by her long-lost engagement ring. © Iva Harberg. But after 13 years, Mary Grams, now 84, got her engagement ...

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Southwest Apologizes To Top-Tier Customers For Boarding Fail - CBS DFW

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 18:17

CBS DFW

Southwest Apologizes To Top-Tier Customers For Boarding Fail
CBS DFW
The airline said Wednesday it partially fixed the computer problem but was still working to make things right and find the cause of the glitch. Program: CBS 11 News Evening. Categories: News Air Travel KTVTTV. Share ...

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CEOs Flee Trump Because He's Useless to Them - Bloomberg

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 18:10

Bloomberg

CEOs Flee Trump Because He's Useless to Them
Bloomberg
Businesspeople want tax cuts and deregulation. They don't expect help from the Oval Office. by. Joe Nocera. @NoceraBV More stories by Joe Nocera. 25. Wed Aug 16 2017 16:10:56 GMT-0700 (PDT). Wasting their time. Photographer: Andrew Harrer/ ...
End of Economic Councils Could Pose Challenge for AutomakersNBCNews.com
Schwarzman and CEOs dispute Trump's account of who disbanded their policy forumCNBC
CEOs fleeing Trump have their eyes on the bottom lineNew York Post
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Inside the dramatic decision by corporate giants to rebuke Trump - CNBC

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 17:57

CNBC

Inside the dramatic decision by corporate giants to rebuke Trump
CNBC
A powerful business council, formed by President Trump, disbanded and distanced itself from the president because of his comments supporting white nationalists. Pepsico CEO Indra Nooyi seems to have started the chain of phone calls that ultimately ...
JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon Issues Sharp Rebuke of TrumpFortune
Trump says 'thank you all!' as CEOs quit advisory councilsmySanAntonio.com
Trump Advisory Forum Could No Longer Serve Purpose, IBM CEO SaysBloomberg
Business Insider -The Detroit News -CNNMoney -Yahoo Finance
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Trump says that he's disbanding manufacturing council - WCTV

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 15:21

WCTV

Trump says that he's disbanding manufacturing council
WCTV
WASHINGTON, D.C. (CBS) -- President Trump said Wednesday afternoon that he was disbanding his manufacturing council after a number of its members resigned in the wake of the president's handling of the terror attack and violence in Charlottesville last ...

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Cisco slides after revenue beat - CNBC

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 15:16

CNBC

Cisco slides after revenue beat
CNBC
The company beat analysts' estimates for earnings per share once again and met expectations on revenue. Jordan Novet | @jordannovet. Published 50 Mins Ago | Updated 4 Mins Ago CNBC.com. SHARES. Chuck Robbins, CEO of Cisco. Ashlee Espinal | ...
Cisco Shares Slide as Sales Decline for Seventh Straight QuarterTheStreet.com
Cisco shares fall after company predicts another drop in salesMarketWatch
Cisco's weak revenue forecast is driving down its stockBusiness Insider
Barron's -ValueWalk -Seeking Alpha -Investor's Business Daily
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Market shows faith in US institutions, not Trump - Nasdaq

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 15:10

Nasdaq

Market shows faith in US institutions, not Trump
Nasdaq
WASHINGTON, Aug 16 (Reuters Breakingviews) - Markets are showing faith in U.S. institutions, not Donald Trump. The president disbanded his advisory councils after a raft of CEOs quit. They are the latest to abandon a leader who has been defied by ...
Statement from the President's Strategic and Policy ForumBusiness Wire (press release)

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JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon Issues Sharp Rebuke of Trump - Fortune

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 14:59

Fortune

JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon Issues Sharp Rebuke of Trump
Fortune
On Wednesday afternoon, members of the president's Strategic and Policy Forum agreed to disband. The decision followed a press conference on Tuesday, in which Trump equated white supremacist groups with counter-protesters at Charlottesville.
Trump Doesn't Need Dimon, Fink, Or Schwarzman If He's Got Teen Hedge Fund Manager Jacob Wohl, Says Jacob WohlDealbreaker
DIMON: I 'strongly disagree' with Trump's Charlottesville reaction and supported disbanding his business councilBusiness Insider
Protesters to Call on Dimon, Schwarzman to Quit Trump CouncilBloomberg
CNNMoney -Nasdaq -New York Post -Yahoo Finance
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JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon Issues Sharp Rebuke of Trump - Fortune

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 14:59

Fortune

JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon Issues Sharp Rebuke of Trump
Fortune
On Wednesday afternoon, members of the president's Strategic and Policy Forum agreed to disband. The decision followed a press conference on Tuesday, in which Trump equated white supremacist groups with counter-protesters at Charlottesville.
DIMON: I 'strongly disagree' with Trump's Charlottesville reaction and supported disbanding his business councilBusiness Insider
Blackstone and JPMorgan CEOs still under pressure over TrumpCNNMoney
GM's Barra Escapes Dilemma of Trump CouncilWard's Auto

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Charlottesville fallout disrupts, delays plans for more far-right, alt-right rallies - USA TODAY

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 14:28

USA TODAY

Charlottesville fallout disrupts, delays plans for more far-right, alt-right rallies
USA TODAY
The political and security fallout from the deadly Charlottesville clashes is disrupting or delaying more planned rallies and protests from far-right groups as organizers, cities and venues alike re-evaluate whether they should go on. Texas A&M ...

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DIMON: I 'strongly disagree' with Trump's Charlottesville reaction and supported disbanding his business council - Business Insider

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 13:56

Business Insider

DIMON: I 'strongly disagree' with Trump's Charlottesville reaction and supported disbanding his business council
Business Insider
JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon addressed President Donald Trump's reaction to the weekend violence in Charlottesville, Virginia and his participation in the now disbanded Strategic and Policy Forum in a memo to staff obtained by Business Insider. "I strongly ...
Trump Strategic and Policy Forum, which included IBM and GM CEOs, disbandsTechCrunch
Donald Trump Took Care Of Mary Barra's Donald Trump ProblemJalopnik
BlackRock's Fink joins CEOs in denouncing Virginia violencePensions & Investments
WXYZ -New York Times
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Trump disbands CEO advisory panels - Politico

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 13:54

CNNMoney

Trump disbands CEO advisory panels
Politico
With David Beavers and Aubree Eliza Weaver. TRUMP DISBANDS CEO ADVISORY PANELS: President Donald Trump disbanded both his advisory panels of corporate chief executives today after at least one of them appeared on the verge of dissolving.
Trump CEO strategy council is disbanding after exodusPhilly.com
Trump Strategic and Policy Forum, which included IBM and GM CEOs, disbandsTechCrunch
Trump business advisory groups dissolve amid wave of CEO exitsMarketWatch
Crain's Chicago Business -Hartford Courant -Detroit Free Press -Variety
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Instant View: Reaction to Disbanding of Trump Business Councils - New York Times

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 13:27

The Australian

Instant View: Reaction to Disbanding of Trump Business Councils
New York Times
(Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump disbanded two high-profile business advisory councils on Wednesday after corporate CEOs quit in protest at his remarks blaming violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, not only on white nationalists but also on the ...
Defensive Trump's desperate divorce of nation's CEOs was bound to happenChicago Tribune
Here's why tech execs can't quit Trump's technology councilBusiness Insider
Donald Trump's business councils are disbanded after CEOs quit in protestLivemint
South China Morning Post -Times of India -WGRZ-TV -NT News
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Fed policymakers grow more worried about weak inflation: minutes - Reuters

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 13:11

Reuters

Fed policymakers grow more worried about weak inflation: minutes
Reuters
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Federal Reserve policymakers appeared increasingly wary about recent weak inflation and some called for a halt to further interest rate hikes until it was clear the trend was transitory, according to the minutes of the central ...
Fed Sees Balance-Sheet Move Soon as Inflation Debate Heats UpBloomberg
Fed minutes: Central bank split over path of rate hikesCNBC
Fed Officials Confront New Reality: Low Inflation and Low UnemploymentNew York Times
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Dollar erases gains after Trump announces council disbanding - Reuters

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 13:00

Reuters

Dollar erases gains after Trump announces council disbanding
Reuters
(Reuters) - The dollar turned lower against most major currencies on Wednesday following an exodus from and eventual disbanding of U.S. President Donald Trump's manufacturing council and strategic policy forum. Trump announced he was shuttering the ...
Dimon Says He Strongly Disagreed With Trump on CharlottesvilleBloomberg
Trump disbands two White House business councilsThe Detroit News
Blackstone and JPMorgan CEOs under pressure to resign Trump councilCNNMoney
Standard Republic (press release) (blog)
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Dollar erases gains after Trump announces council disbanding - Reuters

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 12:51

Reuters

Dollar erases gains after Trump announces council disbanding
Reuters
(Reuters) - The dollar turned lower against most major currencies on Wednesday following an exodus from and eventual disbanding of U.S. President Donald Trump's manufacturing council and strategic policy forum. Trump announced he was shuttering the ...
A Guide to the Companies That Haven't Quit Trump's Advisory Councils. (Update: Everyone Is Quitting.)Slate Magazine (blog)
Campbell CEO did right thing in quitting Trump's jobs councilPhilly.com
Trump Takes Credit for Decision to Dissolve CEO Council as Execs FleeDaily Beast
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