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Exxon Mobil's Dividend Will Remain Safe... For Now - Seeking Alpha

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 23:36

Seeking Alpha

Exxon Mobil's Dividend Will Remain Safe... For Now
Seeking Alpha
There's been some handwringing lately as the earnings report of Exxon Mobil (NYSE:XOM) approaches. Some analysts consider the company boosting its dividend is a risky action to take, citing weak cash flows. Chris Kettenmann, chief energy strategist at ...
Judge says Exxon owes $19.95 million for Texas refinery pollutionReuters
Exxon Mobil Fined $21 Million For Violating Clean Air Act 16386 TimesHuffington Post
Judge orders Exxon to pay $20M in air emissions suitFuelFix (blog)

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Cuomo Touts 'Most Ambitious' Building Plan - U.S. News & World Report

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 23:06

U.S. News & World Report

Cuomo Touts 'Most Ambitious' Building Plan
U.S. News & World Report
In an interview, New York's governor speaks of the 'legacy' earlier generations left in public works and his plans for the future. Cuomo Touts 'Most Ambitious' Building Plan. Share. ×. Share on Facebook · Post on Twitter · Post to Reddit. Email. Share ...

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Trump says no plan to pull out of NAFTA 'at this time' - Washington Post

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 22:26

Washington Post

Trump says no plan to pull out of NAFTA 'at this time'
Washington Post
President Trump told the leaders of Canada and Mexico on Wednesday that the United States would not be pulling out of the North American Free Trade Agreement “at this time,” opening the door to future negotiations on the same day that Trump was ...
Tough On . . . Canada?National Review
Why Trump tax cut may not deliver the boost White House saysABC News
GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks retreat after Trump tax plan; Canada dollar, Mexico peso weakenBusiness Insider
Quartz -Nasdaq -FOX5 Las Vegas -The Daily News Online
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Blazers owner Paul Allen pledges $30 million for Seattle homeless facility - OregonLive.com

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 21:47

OregonLive.com

Blazers owner Paul Allen pledges $30 million for Seattle homeless facility
OregonLive.com
Portland Trail Blazers owner and Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen on Wednesday pledged $30 million through his family's foundation to fund a housing complex for homeless families in Seattle. (Oregonian file photo by Randy L. Rasmussen, Randy L.

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Samsung posts biggest quarterly net profit since 2013 - Yahoo News

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 21:19

Yahoo News

Samsung posts biggest quarterly net profit since 2013
Yahoo News
South Korean tech giant Samsung Electronics posted its biggest quarterly net profit for more than three years Thursday after shrugging off the fallout from the exploding Galaxy Note 7 battery debacle. The results, driven by strong demand for its memory ...

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Microsoft co-founder pledges $30 million to house Seattle's homeless - CNNMoney

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 20:52

CNNMoney

Microsoft co-founder pledges $30 million to house Seattle's homeless
CNNMoney
The man who co-founded Microsoft with Bill Gates has pledged $30 million to house Seattle's homeless. Seattle Mayor Ed Murray said Wednesday the city was partnering with Paul G. Allen's family foundation to build a facility to house homeless families ...

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Trump puts aluminum imports in 'national security' crosshairs - Politico

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 20:26

Politico

Trump puts aluminum imports in 'national security' crosshairs
Politico
The Trump administration has launched an investigation into whether to restrict imports of aluminum from China, Russia and other suppliers — including NAFTA partners Canada and Mexico — on the grounds that they threaten U.S. national security ...
Trump administration launches investigation into aluminum importsCNN
Trump Administration Opens Trade Investigation on AluminumBloomberg
Trump to Order Probe Into Aluminum ImportsNew York Times
Washington Times -Fox Business
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Oil-gas wells shut down after Colorado home explosion - SFGate

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 20:10

SFGate

Oil-gas wells shut down after Colorado home explosion
SFGate
DENVER (AP) — Oil field crews are shutting down and inspecting more than 3,000 Colorado oil and gas wells as a precaution after a house explosion killed two people, but investigators haven't determined whether a well caused the blast, officials said ...

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Macau market improving but Las Vegas Sands misses on first-quarter earnings - CNBC

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 19:12

CNBC

Macau market improving but Las Vegas Sands misses on first-quarter earnings
CNBC
A croupier deals a card on a blackjack table inside the Venetian Macao resort and casino, operated by Sands China, in Macau, China. Las Vegas Sands Corp. late Wednesday reported first-quarter earnings that were slightly below expectations although it ...
Las Vegas Sands (LVS) Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptSeeking Alpha

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Macau market improving but Las Vegas Sands misses on first-quarter earnings - CNBC

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 19:12

CNBC

Macau market improving but Las Vegas Sands misses on first-quarter earnings
CNBC
A croupier deals a card on a blackjack table inside the Venetian Macao resort and casino, operated by Sands China, in Macau, China. Las Vegas Sands Corp. late Wednesday reported first-quarter earnings that were slightly below expectations although it ...

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Samsung Rejects Holding Company as Profit Tops Estimates - Bloomberg

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 19:03

Bloomberg

Samsung Rejects Holding Company as Profit Tops Estimates
Bloomberg
Samsung Electronics Co. won't convert into a holding company, resisting a push by activist investor Paul Elliott Singer, after posting quarterly profit that topped analyst estimates on smartphones and component sales. Adopting such a structure isn't ...
Samsung Electronics sees stronger earnings from chips, phones after Q1 profit jumpCNBC
Samsung's profit at 3-year high thanks to memory chipsWashington Post

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Starbucks is opening a super-sized gourmet location in Chicago - here's what it could look like - Business Insider

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 18:14

Business Insider

Starbucks is opening a super-sized gourmet location in Chicago - here's what it could look like
Business Insider
On Wednesday, the coffee giant announced it planned to open a four-story, 43,000-square-foot Roastery in Chicago in 2019. The location, which will be the third Roastery to open in the US (one will open in New York in 2018), will roast small-batch ...
Starbucks Reserve Roastery Coming to Chicago in 2019 | Starbucks NewsroomStarbucks Newsroom
Starbucks Roastery coming to Chicago's Magnificent Mile in 2019Chicago Tribune

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American Airlines is offering its pilots and flight attendants a raise - CNNMoney

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 18:05

CNNMoney

American Airlines is offering its pilots and flight attendants a raise
CNNMoney
Hoping to satisfy employees' demands to close the big gap between their salaries and what counterparts make at Delta and United, American is giving an 8% raise to pilots and a 4% increase to flight attendants. "As our industry has rapidly evolved and ...
American Airlines announces pay raises for pilots and flight attendantsFort Worth Star Telegram (blog)
American Airlines offering raises of up to 8 percent for pilots, flight attendantsDallas News

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Anadarko Shuts Vertical Wells in Colorado After Home Explosion - Bloomberg

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 17:30

Bloomberg

Anadarko Shuts Vertical Wells in Colorado After Home Explosion
Bloomberg
A Frederick-Firestone firefighter rolls up a hose in front of a burned out home April 18, 2017 in Firestone, Colo. Photographer: Andy Cross/Denver Post via Getty Images. Anadarko Petroleum Corp. is shutting 3,000 vertical wells across northeast ...
Anadarko cooperating with investigation into fatal Colorado home blastFuelFix (blog)
Over 3000 oil wells shuttered after Firestone home explosionThe Denver Channel
Oil-Gas Wells Shut Down After Colorado Home ExplosionU.S. News & World Report

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Anadarko cooperating with investigation into fatal Colorado home blast - FuelFix (blog)

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 17:20

FuelFix (blog)

Anadarko cooperating with investigation into fatal Colorado home blast
FuelFix (blog)
Anadarko Petroleum Corp. is cooperating with an investigation of a fatal house explosion in Colorado that killed two men and injured a woman last week near one of the company's 24-year-old wells. State agencies and fire officials haven't determined the ...

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HSN CEO Mindy Grossman resigning to head Weight Watchers International - Tampabay.com

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 16:46

Tampabay.com

HSN CEO Mindy Grossman resigning to head Weight Watchers International
Tampabay.com
Mindy Grossman, CEO of HSN Inc. since 2006, said late Wednesday she is stepping down. [Company handout]. HSN chief executive officer Mindy Grossman, one of the revered names in the retail shopping industry, is leaving the St. Petersburg TV/digital ...
Weight Watchers Hires HSN's Mindy Grossman As CEOFortune
Weight Watchers Taps HSN's Mindy Grossman As CEOForbes
Weight Watchers Names Mindy Grossman President and CEOPR Newswire (press release)
Business Insider -SFGate
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Ride-hail service Gett is buying rival Juno - Recode

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 16:35

Recode

Ride-hail service Gett is buying rival Juno
Recode
One of New York's ride-hail players just bought its smaller, younger competitor. Gett, which started in Tel Aviv and has a strong presence in Europe, just acquired Juno for $200 million. While Gett is acquiring Juno's assets — including its founding ...
On-demand ride service Gett confirms acquisition of Juno for $200MTechCrunch

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HSN CEO to step down to take top job at Weight Watchers - Palm Beach Post

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 16:11

Palm Beach Post

HSN CEO to step down to take top job at Weight Watchers
Palm Beach Post
FILE - In this April 22, 2013 photo, Honoree HSN, Inc. CEO Mindy Grossman attends the 2013 Matrix New York Women in Communications Awards at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New York. The CEO of the heavyweight of home shopping on TV is leaving that ...

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Tesla's Consumer Reports Downgrade Is A Reminder That Tesla Is Actually An Auto Stock - Forbes

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 15:39

Forbes

Tesla's Consumer Reports Downgrade Is A Reminder That Tesla Is Actually An Auto Stock
Forbes
Tesla makes cars. That's the dirty, little secret that the bulls never want to talk about. It is a tough, tough business that faces heavy regulation and enormous scrutiny. Tesla management was reminded of this today, with Consumer Reports' decision to ...

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Amid uncertainty, Anthem proceeds with 2018 Obamacare plans - Reuters

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 13:05

Reuters

Amid uncertainty, Anthem proceeds with 2018 Obamacare plans
Reuters
The office building of health insurer Anthem is seen in Los Angeles, California February 5, 2015. REUTERS/Gus Ruelas. By Caroline Humer. Anthem Inc, which has 1.1 million customers in individual Obamacare plans, said it was moving ahead with its 2018 ...
Anthem earns $1 billion, wins motion to keep Cigna from walking away from mergerHealthcare Finance News
Anthem Details 'Solid' QuarterInside INdiana Business

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