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Exxon admits it lost up to a year's worth of Rex Tillerson's 'Wayne Tracker' emails - Business Insider

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 16:13

Business Insider

Exxon admits it lost up to a year's worth of Rex Tillerson's 'Wayne Tracker' emails
Business Insider
Rex Tillerson Secretary of State Rex Tillerson wipes his face during the delegation photo with leaders from Global Coalition working to Defeat ISIS at the State Department in Washington, U.S., March 22, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts. Exxon Mobil lost up ...
Judge orders Exxon to hand over documents related to climate changeCNNMoney
Judge: ExxonMobil Must Work With NY Attorney General Regarding Lost Tillerson EmailsTheStreet.com
Exxon Ordered To Turn Over Execs' Climate Change DocsLaw360 (subscription)
CNBC -Chron.com
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House GOP health care bill would cause 14 million to lose insurance next year, says Chris Murphy - PolitiFact

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 15:28

House GOP health care bill would cause 14 million to lose insurance next year, says Chris Murphy
PolitiFact
Democrats continue to hammer Republicans over a health care overhaul that's projected to set in motion steep drops in insurance enrollment nationwide. Sen. Chris Murphy, D-Conn., in a press conference said the "biggest headline" from an analysis of the ...

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Exclusive: 17000 AT&T Phone Workers Going on Strike - Fortune

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 13:14

Fortune

Exclusive: 17000 AT&T Phone Workers Going on Strike
Fortune
Approximately 17,000 workers in AT&T's traditional wired telephone business in California and Nevada walked out on strike on Wednesday, marking the most serious labor action against the carrier in years. The walkout—formally known as a grievance ...
17000 AT&T Workers Strike After Nearly a Year Without ContractWireless Week
17000 AT&T workers go on strikeCNNMoney
Some 17000 go on strike against AT&T in California, NevadaSeeking Alpha
New York Times -TheStreet.com -KTVN -FierceTelecom
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Snap pops 9 percent after winning second 'buy' recommendation - Business Insider

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 12:34

Business Insider

Snap pops 9 percent after winning second 'buy' recommendation
Business Insider
A woman stands in front of the logo of Snap Inc. on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) while waiting for Snap Inc. to post their IPO, in New York City Thomson Reuters. By Noel Randewich and Saqib Iqbal Ahmed. SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) ...
Why Snap Shares Jumped TodayMotley Fool
This is Why Snap Stock is Popping TodayZacks.com
Not Being Bullish on Facebook Inc (FB) a Big Mistake, Snap Inc (SNAP) Gets One of its First BuysSmarter Analyst
MarketWatch -Market Exclusive -Smаrt Stоck Nеws
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Starbucks to create 240000 jobs by 2021 - CNBC

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 12:00

CNBC

Starbucks to create 240000 jobs by 2021
CNBC
Starbucks Chairman and CEO Howard Schultz talks about the company's goal to hire 10,000 military veteran's and military spouses. Starbucks is ramping up its hiring efforts, announcing plans Wednesday to create more than 240,000 jobs globally by 2021.
Starbucks Takes The Lead On Job CreationForbes
Starbucks Doubles Down on Military Hiring After Boycott ThreatsBloomberg
Starbucks to add 240000 jobs worldwide by 2021KPRC Houston
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Trump's SEC pick, a lawyer for Goldman, to face skepticism - Washington Post

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 11:39

Washington Post

Trump's SEC pick, a lawyer for Goldman, to face skepticism
Washington Post
WASHINGTON — Goldman Sachs may be about to get another friend in Washington. Jay Clayton, a well-connected Wall Street lawyer who is President Donald Trump's pick to lead the Securities and Exchange Commission, is sure to face sharp questions ...
Give Companies Easier Access to Public MarketsBloomberg
Trump Could Surprise With SEC PicksBarron's
Trump's Wall Street cop is a big defender of Wall StreetCNNMoney
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Pepsi pushing back against Philadelphia soda tax with smaller bottles - Fox News

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 10:48

Fox News

Pepsi pushing back against Philadelphia soda tax with smaller bottles
Fox News
Pepsi is hoping a new idea can revive revenue in Philadelphia. The soda company is reportedly planning to pull its 2-liter bottles and 12-packs off store shelves in the City of Brotherly Love following the city's decision to institute a 1.5-cent-per ...
Large Pepsi Bottles Are Now Vanishing From One Soda Tax Battleground City as Sales CrashTheStreet.com
PepsiCo Is Killing 12-Packs and 2-Liters in Philadelphia Because of a New Soda TaxFortune
Pepsi is pulling some soda off shelves in Philadelphia to skirt soda taxBusiness Insider
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AP: Paul Manafort secretly worked to advance Russian government's interests — in 2005 - Hot Air

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 10:27

TIME

AP: Paul Manafort secretly worked to advance Russian government's interests — in 2005
Hot Air
The unstated insinuation here is that a man who was willing to push Putin's agenda for a price 12 years ago as a lobbyist might also be willing to push Putin's agenda in his role as campaign manager for a Russiaphilic Republican presidential nominee in ...
AP Exclusive: Manafort had plan to benefit Putin government - Big Story AP - Associated PressBig Story AP - Associated Press
AP Top 25 Poll - News from The Associated PressNews from The Associated Press
Black lawmakers to confront Trump on policies in meeting - MyAJC.comMyAJC.com

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Trump says he told aide to threaten Keystone XL pipeline company over arbitration case - Washington Post

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 10:20

CNN

Trump says he told aide to threaten Keystone XL pipeline company over arbitration case
Washington Post
President Trump ordered one of his top economic advisers to threaten a pipeline company that he would “terminate” a project if they didn't drop what he described as a “$14 billion” lawsuit against the United States, the president told a crowd on ...
State Department to approve Keystone: reportThe Hill
Trump administration to approve Keystone XL pipelineCNN
US State Dept to approve Keystone pipeline permit: PoliticoReuters
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Sales of Previously Owned US Homes Fell 3.7% in February - Bloomberg

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 09:16

Bloomberg

Sales of Previously Owned US Homes Fell 3.7% in February
Bloomberg
Sales of previously owned U.S. homes declined in February after rising a month earlier to the highest level in a decade, according to figures released Wednesday from the National Association of Realtors in Washington.
Existing-Home Sales Stumble in FebruaryForbes
Existing home sales ease in February from a 10-year highBusiness Insider
Existing-home sales tumble as tight inventory chokes housing marketMarketWatch
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Two major US technology firms 'tricked out of $100m' - BBC News

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 08:54

ZDNet

Two major US technology firms 'tricked out of $100m'
BBC News
A Lithuanian man has been charged with tricking two US technology firms into wiring him $100m (£80.3m) through an email phishing scam. Posing as an Asian-based manufacturer, Evaldas Rimasauskas tricked staff into transferring money into bank ...
2 US Tech Companies Wired $100 Million to a ScammerFortune
US charges Lithuanian man with $100 million email fraudReuters
Lithuanian con artist scams two US tech giants out of $100 millionZDNet
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Years working with Acosta, Trump's Labor pick, prove his integrity - The Hill (blog)

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 06:40

The Hill (blog)

Years working with Acosta, Trump's Labor pick, prove his integrity
The Hill (blog)
When I was a career prosecutor for the Department of Justice, I saw, absorbed and witnessed a lot. I also developed the ability to sift fact from fiction. That skill is crucial when we are talking about keeping our communities and our nation safe from ...

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Senate Democrats Still Oppose Broad Dodd-Frank Rollback - Bloomberg BNA

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 06:26

Senate Democrats Still Oppose Broad Dodd-Frank Rollback
Bloomberg BNA
Securities Law Daily provides daily coverage of developments in the regulation of federal, state, and international securities and futures trading, with objective coverage of the... By Rob Tricchinelli. Senate Democrats will oppose a “wholesale ...

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FedEx (FDX) Misses on Q3 Earnings, Strong Q4 Anticipated - Zacks.com

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 06:13

Washington Post

FedEx (FDX) Misses on Q3 Earnings, Strong Q4 Anticipated
Zacks.com
FedEx Corporation's (FDX - Free Report) third-quarter fiscal 2017 (ended Feb 28, 2017) earnings per share (on an adjusted basis) of $2.35 fell short of the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $2.63. Moreover, earnings declined 6.4% on a year-over-year basis.
FedEx Earnings Are Worth a Second LookBloomberg
FedEx Corporation (FDX) Stock Recovers After Q3 MissInvestorplace.com
FedEx's (FDX) CEO Fred Smith on Q3 2017 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptSeeking Alpha
USA TODAY -Forbes -The Wall Street Transcript -Memphis Daily News
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Akzo Nobel rejects improved bid from US rival PPG - Reuters

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 05:48

Reuters

Akzo Nobel rejects improved bid from US rival PPG
Reuters
FILE PHOTO: AkzoNobel's logo is seen in Amsterdam, Netherlands, February 16, 2012. REUTERS/Robin van Lonkhuijsen/United Photos/File Photo. By Thomas Escritt and Toby Sterling | AMSTERDAM. AMSTERDAM Dutch paints and coatings maker Akzo ...
5 Things You Must Know Before the Market Opens WednesdayTheStreet.com
Akzo Nobel rejects PPG's sweetened $24 billion takeover bidSTLtoday.com
Dulux paint maker rejects second takeover offerBBC News
New York Times -U.S. News & World Report -Morningstar.com -Yahoo Finance
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Airbnb makes a late play for China - CNNMoney

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 04:56

CNNMoney

Airbnb makes a late play for China
CNNMoney
The short-term rental startup paid little attention to the world's most populous country for years. But it's now stepping up efforts to appeal to China's growing ranks of young people with money to spend on travel. Airbnb said Wednesday it will triple ...
Airbnb Adopts New Name, Doubles Investment to Woo ChinaBloomberg
Airbnb is doubling down on ChinaTechCrunch
Airbnb embarks on China push with more staff, local nameBusiness Insider
USA TODAY -Skift -PCWorld -Forbes
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Trump tax cut doubts hit stocks, lifts yen vs. dollar - Reuters

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 04:54

Reuters

Trump tax cut doubts hit stocks, lifts yen vs. dollar
Reuters
Employees of a foreign exchange trading company work near monitors showing U.S. President Donald Trump (top C), the Japanese yen's exchange rate against the U.S. dollar (top L) and Japan's Nikkei share average (R) in Tokyo, Japan, January 23, 2017.
Dollar at 4-month low against yen as stocks remain vulnerableMarketWatch
Yen May Extend Gains as Risk Aversion Sweeps the MarketsNasdaq
Yen Extends Rally Amid Risk AversionRTT News
DailyFX
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AI Expert at Baidu, Andrew Ng, Resigns From Chinese Search Giant - New York Times

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 03:57

New York Times

AI Expert at Baidu, Andrew Ng, Resigns From Chinese Search Giant
New York Times
Andrew Ng, an alumnus of Stanford and Google, in 2012. Credit Jim Wilson/The New York Times. Advertisement. HONG KONG — In 2014, Baidu announced a hiring coup in the world of artificial intelligence: It had brought in the Stanford and Google alumnus ...
Baidu Chief Scientist Andrew Ng Resigns from China Search GiantFortune
Baidu Chief Scientist Ng to Depart in Setback for AI PushBloomberg
Baidu's AI Chief, Andrew Ng, Resigns; He's Coy About What's NextForbes
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Sears and Kmart owner says 'substantial doubt' it can stay in business - USA TODAY

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 22:39

USA TODAY

Sears and Kmart owner says 'substantial doubt' it can stay in business
USA TODAY
The company that operates Sears, the department store chain that dominated retail for decades, warned Tuesday that it faces "substantial doubt" about its ability to stay in business unless it can borrow more and tap cash from more of its assets. "Our ...
Sears Warns of 'Substantial Doubt' About Company's FutureBloomberg
Sears flags going concern doubtsCNBC
Sears Acknowledges 'Substantial' Fears It Could Go BankruptFortune
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Carl's Jr./Hardees CEO Andy Puzder, Trump's pick for Labor, retires - USA TODAY

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 19:22

USA TODAY

Carl's Jr./Hardees CEO Andy Puzder, Trump's pick for Labor, retires
USA TODAY
The parent company of the Carl's Jr. and Hardee's chains on Tuesday named a new CEO to replace Andy Puzder, who last month withdrew his nomination to be Labor Secretary under President Trump. CKE Restaurants Holdings says Puzder will be replaced ...

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