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Dean Heller of Nevada becomes fifth GOP senator to come out against health-care bill - Washington Post

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 14:16

Washington Post

Dean Heller of Nevada becomes fifth GOP senator to come out against health-care bill
Washington Post
Sen. Dean Heller (R-Nev.) said Friday that he cannot support Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's health-care bill without changes to it, becoming the fifth GOP senator to take that position since the bill was released on Thursday. Heller, who is ...

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Here are the 20 additional stores Sears plans to close - Yahoo Finance

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 13:12

Yahoo Finance

Here are the 20 additional stores Sears plans to close
Yahoo Finance
Scott Mlyn | CNBC. Sears Holdings plans to close 20 more Seritage-owned stores in the U.S., in addition to the more than 200 closures that have already been announced. More. Sears Holdings plans to close 20 more Seritage-owned stores in the U.S., ...

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Live Asian carp discovered near Lake Michigan - Fox11online.com

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 12:15

Fox11online.com

Live Asian carp discovered near Lake Michigan
Fox11online.com
This June 22, 2017 photo provided by the Illinois Department of Natural Resources shows a silver carp that was caught in the Illinois Waterway below T.J. O'Brien Lock and Dam, approximately nine miles away from Lake Michigan. (Photo courtesy Illinois ...
Huizenga, Stabenow lead bipartisan effort against Asian carpHollandSentinel.com
The Great Lakes' Asian Carp Problem Draws NearCleveland Scene Weekly
NRDC warns of “giant jumping fish” at Oak St. BeachThe Capitol Fax Blog (blog)
urbanmilwaukee (press release)
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Could Travis Kalanick be like Steve Jobs, and run Uber once again? - Washington Post

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 12:12

Washington Post

Could Travis Kalanick be like Steve Jobs, and run Uber once again?
Washington Post
The resignation of Uber's Travis Kalanick this week punctuated an unusually steep fall for a highflying chief executive. But the emergence of an employee petition calling for his return — combined with his outsize voting power on a board that still ...
Why Aren't More Employees Suing Uber?WIRED
Uber's Race to the BottomU.S. News & World Report
Why a huge chunk of Uber's workforce already wants Travis Kalanick backQuartz
BBC News -Business Insider -CNBC -Chicago Tribune
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Tesla, Others Seek Ways to Ensure Drivers Keep Their Hands on the Wheel - U.S. News & World Report

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 11:49

U.S. News & World Report

Tesla, Others Seek Ways to Ensure Drivers Keep Their Hands on the Wheel
U.S. News & World Report
FILE PHOTO: A Tesla Model X is photographed alongside a Model S at a Tesla electric car dealership in Sydney, Australia, May 31, 2017. REUTERS/Jason Reed/File Photo Reuters. By David Shepardson. WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Automakers are using ...
Tesla Inc Model 3 Specs Rumors Are Getting Truly CrazyLearnBonds
A Capital Raise Could Be Around The CornerSeeking Alpha
Your Tesla May Soon Pay For ItselfCleanTechnica

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Syngenta ordered to pay $217.7 million to Kansas farmers in GMO corn case - Reuters

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 11:47

Reuters

Syngenta ordered to pay $217.7 million to Kansas farmers in GMO corn case
Reuters
FILE PHOTO: A Syngenta logo is pictured in their office in Singapore, February 12, 2016. REUTERS/Edgar Su/File Photo. By Nate Raymond. A U.S. jury on Friday ordered Syngenta AG (SYNN.S) to pay $217.7 million to more than 7,000 Kansas farmers over ...
Syngenta Loses $218 Million Verdict in First GMO Trial TestBloomberg
Syngenta to Pay Nearly $218 Million in First Class ActionAgWeb

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Bed Bath & Beyond's low marketing spend could be hurting prospects with millennials - MarketWatch

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 11:25

Barron's

Bed Bath & Beyond's low marketing spend could be hurting prospects with millennials
MarketWatch
Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. talked up the value of its more than 1,500 stores as an avenue for cutting advertising costs, but SunTrust Robinson Humphrey analysts think the lack of marketing spend might be hurting the brand with millennials. On the late ...
Bed Bath & Beyond Shares Plummet, CEO Talks Store Closures After Disappointing Q1 ResultsTheStreet.com
Why Shares of Bed Bath & Beyond Slumped TodayMotley Fool
Bed Bath & Beyond shares sink, CEO hints at store closuresFox Business
Nasdaq -Barron's -Investorplace.com -24/7 Wall St.
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US Tech Companies Give Russia Secretive Source Codes To Stay In Multibillion-Dollar Market - Newsweek

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 10:43

Newsweek

US Tech Companies Give Russia Secretive Source Codes To Stay In Multibillion-Dollar Market
Newsweek
Several high-profile U.S.-based technology companies are reportedly allowing Russia access to their source codes in order to gain entry or remain in the country's multibillion-dollar market, even while President Vladimir Putin's government faces ...
Russia Is Winning At Pressing Western Tech Firms To Share Cyber-SecretsValueWalk
Symantec refuses Russia request for source code accessEngadget
US Tech Firms Give Up Security Secrets For Access To Russian MarketThe Daily Caller
Silicon Valley Business Journal -SC Magazine -The Stack -The Cerbat Gem
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S&P, Nasdaq rise as tech stocks gain, oil rebounds - Reuters

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 10:39

Reuters

S&P, Nasdaq rise as tech stocks gain, oil rebounds
Reuters
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shortly after the opening bell in New York, U.S., June 22, 2017. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson. By Sruthi Shankar. The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq Composite were higher in late morning trading on Friday ...
US Indexes Inch Higher as Energy Stocks Claw From the HoleU.S. News & World Report
Stocks Maintain Gains, S&P 500 on Track for Slight Weekly IncreaseTheStreet.com
Oil Prices Remain Driver Across Financial MarketsNew York Times
Fox Business -WTOP -Nasdaq -New Jersey Herald
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Amazon just filed a patent for a multi-level drone beehive - The Daily Dot

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 09:52

The Daily Dot

Amazon just filed a patent for a multi-level drone beehive
The Daily Dot
Amazon filed a patent application Thursday to make a multi-story beehive-like fulfillment center that would allow drones to deliver packages in densely populated areas. The application describes a cylindrical tower with dozens of cutouts for autonomous ...
Amazon Patents Ridiculous, Terrifying Towers To House Delivery DronesConsumerist
Amazon patents nine-storey 'beehives' to use as drone delivery centresTelegraph.co.uk
Amazon.com, Inc. “Beehive” Tech Brings Frightening RevolutionLearnBonds
American Journal of Transportation -The Verge -GeekWire -The Tech Portal
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New home sales hit 610000 units in May, versus 600000 estimate - CNBC

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 09:49

CNBC

New home sales hit 610000 units in May, versus 600000 estimate
CNBC
Construction workers raise wood framing as they build homes in a new housing development in Richmond, Calif. Economists polled by Reuters had forecast new home sales rising 5.7 percent in May to a pace of 600,000 units from the previously reported rate ...
New Homes Sales Rebounded 2.9 Percent in MayU.S. News & World Report
New homes sales rebound 2.9% in MayUSA TODAY
New-home sales roar back in May after April showersMarketWatch
Investing.com -MENAFN.COM
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Woman Finds Frog in Salad at BJ's Restaurant in West Covina, Says She Still Feels Sick a Week Later - KTLA

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 09:36

KTLA

Woman Finds Frog in Salad at BJ's Restaurant in West Covina, Says She Still Feels Sick a Week Later
KTLA
A San Dimas woman says she still feels sick after finding a frog in her salad while eating at BJ's Restaurant and Brewhouse in West Covina earlier this month. A frog is seen in a salad at a BJ's restaurant in West Covina. (Credit: Shawna Cepeda ...

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Near Term Oil Price Recovery Appears Increasingly Unlikely - Forbes

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 09:21

Forbes

Near Term Oil Price Recovery Appears Increasingly Unlikely
Forbes
The optimism that permeated the commodity markets due to OPEC's resolve to rebalance the oversupplied oil markets has now turned into some pessimism. After moving past the $55-per-barrel mark for the first in the last 20 months in February of this year ...

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Friday's Big Fight - Wal-Mart And Amazon Go Toe To Toe But Apple Is The Clear Winner - Seeking Alpha

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 09:13

NDTV

Friday's Big Fight - Wal-Mart And Amazon Go Toe To Toe But Apple Is The Clear Winner
Seeking Alpha
Yesterday's Russell (/TF) long made a quick $500, Oil (/CL) jumped $1,300, Gasoline (/RB) $840 - you're welcome! Looking at Apple vs Amazon while Walmart wakes up and declares war on Amazon. $8.5 Trillion. That's the value of the Russell "small cap" ...
Robshaw & Julian Associates Inc. Invests $3.14 Million in Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN)BBNS
Exclusive: Amazon to Charge $2.8 Million for NFL Ad Packages-SourcesNew York Times
Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Shares Bought by Independent Portfolio Consultants Inc.Transcript Daily
Chaffey Breeze -The Cerbat Gem -Sports Perspectives -TheStreet.com
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Advanced Micro Devices: Bears 'Denying Reality' of Potential Against Intel, Says Rosenblatt - Barron's

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 08:39

Advanced Micro Devices: Bears 'Denying Reality' of Potential Against Intel, Says Rosenblatt
Barron's
Sell-side analysts covering chip maker Advanced Micro Devices are "denying reality" by failing to appreciate how much share the company can take from Intel in server chips, says Rosenblatt's Hans Mosesmann. By. Tiernan Ray. June 23, 2017 9:38 a.m. ET.

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S&P, Nasdaq open flat; Dow slightly lower - Reuters

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 08:38

Reuters

S&P, Nasdaq open flat; Dow slightly lower
Reuters
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shortly after the opening bell in New York, U.S., June 22, 2017. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson. The S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite opened little changed on Friday amid concerns over oil prices, while ...
Healthcare Stock Rally Can't Save S&P 500 From Another Bad DayTheStreet.com
Stocks little moved on Wall StreetBBC News
US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St ends flat but healthcare stocks rallyNasdaq
Scoop.co.nz (press release) -DIGITALLOOK -Xinhua -KTIC
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Qatar Airways' investment in American Airlines exposes an astounding level of hypocrisy in the airline business - Business Insider

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 07:53

Business Insider

Qatar Airways' investment in American Airlines exposes an astounding level of hypocrisy in the airline business
Business Insider
An analyst says this is evidence that Qatar receives subsidies, something the US airlines have been insisting for years. Still, even as it demonizes Qatar and its Middle Eastern rivals, American Airlines is a Qatar partner. Qatar Airways wants to buy a ...
Qatar Airways Has No Trump CardBloomberg
EU summit; Healthy banks; American AirlinesCNNMoney
American Airlines CEO not 'particularly excited' about Qatar investmentNew York Post
Newsmax -Hindustan Times -The Independent -Stock Traders Daily
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BlackBerry's Banner Year Hits Snag as Software Sales Falter - Bloomberg

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 07:25

Bloomberg

BlackBerry's Banner Year Hits Snag as Software Sales Falter
Bloomberg
The Canadian company, which exited the hardware business last year, missed analysts' estimates for total revenue, the majority of which is now made up of software sales. Revenue excluding some costs was $244 million in the fiscal first quarter compared ...
BlackBerry tumbles on sales miss as enterprise orders slumpCNBC
Blackberry turns a quarterly profit thanks to Qualcomm's $940 million arbitration paymentBusiness Insider
BlackBerry Ltd (BBRY) Stock Succumbs to the Creep of DoubtInvestorplace.com
Marketwired (press release) -Financial Times -CrackBerry.com -Seeking Alpha
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Here are the 20 additional stores Sears plans to close - CNBC

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 05:44

CNBC

Here are the 20 additional stores Sears plans to close
CNBC
The closures were confirmed in a filing with the SEC Friday morning by real estate investment trust Seritage, which owns the 20 properties. The locations slated for closure include 18 Sears stores and two Kmart stores. In 2015, Sears Holdings sold 235 ...
Sears to close 20 more stores as crisis continuesUSA TODAY
Macomb Mall store is on latest Sears closing list, report saysDetroit Free Press
With Each Passing Day Sears Is Closer to Going Out of BusinessTheStreet.com
Retail Dive -Chron.com -Newsday -Crain's Detroit Business
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