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Labor nominee Acosta cut deal with billionaire guilty in sex abuse case - Washington Post

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 18:26

Washington Post

Labor nominee Acosta cut deal with billionaire guilty in sex abuse case
Washington Post
There was once a time — before the investigations, before the sexual abuse conviction — when rich and famous men loved to hang around with Jeffrey Epstein, a billionaire money manager who loved to party. They visited his mansion in Palm Beach, Fla.
The Workers Behind Andy Puzder's Defeat Have Questions for Alexander AcostaHuffington Post
Trump's new choice for labor secretary faces SenateCNNMoney
Acosta, Trump's Labor pick, is the right consensus candidateThe Hill (blog)
Bloomberg BNA -New York Daily News -Bloomberg -Washington Free Beacon
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Andy Puzder is stepping down as CEO of Carl's Jr. parent firm CKE - Los Angeles Times

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 17:05

Los Angeles Times

Andy Puzder is stepping down as CEO of Carl's Jr. parent firm CKE
Los Angeles Times
Fast-food executive Andy Puzder, whose bid to become Labor secretary collapsed last month, is stepping down as chief executive of Carl's Jr. parent CKE Restaurants. Taking over the reins at CKE will be Jason Marker, a fast-food veteran who has served ...
Puzder to Step Down From CEO Post Following Failed Labor Secretary BidBloomberg
Carl's Jr. Parent Company Names CEO to Replace Andy PuzderNew York Times
Trump's first pick for labor secretary is out as fast food CEOCNNMoney
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Immigration Provision Cut From Obamacare Rollback, Angering Conservatives - U.S. News & World Report

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 16:18

Immigration Provision Cut From Obamacare Rollback, Angering Conservatives
U.S. News & World Report
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Some conservatives in Washington were fuming on Tuesday after an Obamacare rollback bill was tweaked by Republican leaders to delete a provision meant to crack down on illegal immigrants getting federal healthcare insurance ...

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Nike stays ahead of the pack - USA TODAY

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 15:42

USA TODAY

Nike stays ahead of the pack
USA TODAY
Nike continued to remain ahead of the pack, beating earnings estimates in the third quarter. Diluted earnings rose 24% to $0.68 per share in the quarter that ended Feb. 28, far surpassing analyst estimates of 52 cents per share, according to S&P Global ...
Nike Gives Doubters Fresh Ammunition as Sales Miss EstimatesBloomberg
Nike proves doubters wrong, posts strong third-quarter profitsOregonLive.com
Here's Why Nike's Stock Is Falling Despite a Slam Dunk QuarterTheStreet.com
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Wall Street sinks on fears of delays to Trump tax cuts - Reuters

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 15:19

Reuters

Wall Street sinks on fears of delays to Trump tax cuts
Reuters
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) shortly after the opening bell in New York, U.S., March 21, 2017. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson. 1/3. left. right. A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) shortly after ...
A history-setting trading streak for the Dow, S&P 500 just came to a screeching haltMarketWatch
Close Update: Wall Street Braces For Healthcare VoteNasdaq
US STOCKS-Wall St sinks on fears of delays to Trump tax cutsYahoo Finance
Investor's Business Daily -Morningstar.com -Wall Street Journal (subscription) -Financial Times
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Markets fret as Trump agenda shows signs of cracks - Reuters

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 14:51

Reuters

Markets fret as Trump agenda shows signs of cracks
Reuters
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) shortly after the opening bell in New York, U.S., March 20, 2017. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson. 1/2. left. right. Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) shortly after the ...
Stocks Post Biggest Drop of Year as Trump Trade StallsWall Street Journal (subscription)
Gold, Treasuries, And US Dollar All Point To More Downside For StocksETF Daily News (blog)

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Five ways to be 'very confident' about your retirement - MarketWatch

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 13:17

MarketWatch

Five ways to be 'very confident' about your retirement
MarketWatch
Forget what percent of Americans are very confident or not very confident about enjoying their retirement. Focus instead on what you can do to live comfortably in retirement. What to do? How much do you need? First, calculate how much money you'll need ...
Why Americans Still Feel So Shaky About RetirementForbes
Many Americans Think They Need $1M for Retirement, Half Have Less Than $25KU.S. News & World Report
Soaring Stocks Aren't Boosting Retirement Savers' MoodsFortune
AARP News -PennLive.com -Bloomberg -Central Valley Business Times
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Fears of delays to Trump tax cuts hit Wall Street - Reuters

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 12:47

Reuters

Fears of delays to Trump tax cuts hit Wall Street
Reuters
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) shortly after the opening bell in New York, U.S., March 21, 2017. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson. 1/3. left. right. A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) shortly after ...
Markets Right Now: Banks lead US market indexes lowerWashington Post
Slight losses for US stocks in early trading on Wall StreetNorwich Bulletin
OPENING BELL: Tech leads an early gain on Wall StreetFoster's Daily Democrat

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Slump In Financials Sends Wall St. Lower - Huffington Post

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 12:22

Huffington Post

Slump In Financials Sends Wall St. Lower
Huffington Post
Traders work on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in Manhattan, New York City, U.S., December 21, 2016. Wall Street fell sharply on Tuesday as investors worried that President Donald Trump will struggle to deliver promised tax cuts that ...
Worries about delays to Trump tax cuts hit Wall StreetReuters
Wall Street drifts lower; investors worry about tax-cut delayInvesting.com
Wall Street dips on Trump plan jittersReuters India
Pulse Nigeria
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Why Analysts Think Apple Stock Will Go Higher From All-Time High - Fortune

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 11:40

Fortune

Why Analysts Think Apple Stock Will Go Higher From All-Time High
Fortune
Apple's stock price tends to do well in the six months prior to a new iPhone introduction, as investor excitement builds about how rumored new features might attract a wave of sales. With the shares reaching an all-time high on Tuesday—roughly six ...
Apple's stock climbs toward 4th record this month, 11th record this yearMarketWatch
Apple Stock: Next Stop, $155?Motley Fool
Apple Inc. (AAPL) Given “Overweight” Rating at Piper Jaffray CompaniesThe Cerbat Gem
Investorplace.com -Aiken Advocate -Sports Perspectives -USA TODAY
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Stocks Suffer Worst Losses of 2017 as Patience Over Trump Reform Promise Runs Thin - TheStreet.com

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 11:10

TheStreet.com

Stocks Suffer Worst Losses of 2017 as Patience Over Trump Reform Promise Runs Thin
TheStreet.com
Stocks slump to session lows on Tuesday as uncertainty over when and how the Trump administration will implement regulatory reform spooks the financial sector. Keris Alison Lahiff. Follow. Mar 21, 2017 1:37 PM EDT. Get TheStreet Quant Ratings ...
5 Best Funds For Your 401(k) And IRAsForbes

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Trump warns GOP of political costs of rejecting health bill - The Boston Globe

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 11:00

The Boston Globe

Trump warns GOP of political costs of rejecting health bill
The Boston Globe
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Tuesday warned House Republicans they could lose their seats in next year's midterm elections if they failed to back the GOP health care overhaul and fulfill a long-promised goal to undo Barack Obama's ...

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Twitter suspends more than 636000 accounts to tackle extremism - Reuters

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 10:38

Reuters

Twitter suspends more than 636000 accounts to tackle extremism
Reuters
FILE PHOTO: People holding mobile phones are silhouetted against a backdrop projected with the Twitter logo in this illustration picture taken September 27, 2013. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel/Illustration/File Photo. Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) said on Tuesday it ...
Twitter removes hundreds of thousands of terror accountsYahoo News
Twitter Suspends Over Half a Million Accounts Tied to ExtremismTheStreet.com
Twitter took down 376000 terrorism-related accounts in the final six months of 2016Recode
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States call for an end to EPA 'overreach' in letter - Southeast Texas Record

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 09:18

Southeast Texas Record

States call for an end to EPA 'overreach' in letter
Southeast Texas Record
AUSTIN – Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton and other attorneys general have written a letter to the Administrator of the Environment Protection Agency Scott Pruitt calling for an end to the "federal overreach" of the Environmental Protection Agency, ...

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Costco Takes Its Golf Ball Battle to Court - Motley Fool

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 08:39

Motley Fool

Costco Takes Its Golf Ball Battle to Court
Motley Fool
The warehouse club wants a ruling that it has not violated Titleist's patents or falsely advertised its product. Daniel B. Kline. (TMFDankline). Mar 21, 2017 at 9:39AM. Costco (NASDAQ:COST) has had great success with its Kirkland Signature house brand ...
Ball Wars: Costco files lawsuit against AcushnetGolfDigest.com
Costco, Titleist Go To War Over Golf BallsConsumerist
Costco goes to court to keep its golf ball in playRetail Dive
TheStreet.com -Gant Daily -Yahoo Finance -WBAA
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Goldman Sachs is moving hundreds of London jobs before Brexit happens — and more could go - Business Insider

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 07:33

Business Insider

Goldman Sachs is moving hundreds of London jobs before Brexit happens — and more could go
Business Insider
Goldman Sachs will begin moving hundreds of people out of London before any Brexit deal is struck as part of its contingency plans for Britain leaving the European Union, the Wall Street firm's Europe CEO said. "We are going to start to execute on ...
There's 'room for maneuver' on Dodd-Frank, says Goldman Sachs International chiefCNBC
Goldman Sachs needs a lot more MDs in FrankfurteFinancialCareers
Goldman Sachs to move 'hundreds' of workers from London in pre-Brexit contingencyDIGITALLOOK
Sputnik International -Fund Strategy
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Stock Futures Creep Higher as Crude Oil Rebounds - TheStreet.com

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 07:25

TheStreet.com

Stock Futures Creep Higher as Crude Oil Rebounds
TheStreet.com
Stock futures creep higher as Wall Street searches for a catalyst ahead of trading on Tuesday and crude oil prices make a slight recovery. Keris Alison Lahiff. Follow. Mar 21, 2017 8:24 AM EDT. Get TheStreet Quant Ratings' exclusive 5-page report for ...
US stocks tumble on Trump policy uncertainYahoo News
Pick Your Poison: Dow Tumbles 160 Points as Banks, Border Tax & Healthcare Debate Weigh on StocksBarron's (blog)
Dow, S&P 500 Futures Rise: Here Comes The Fed, AgainInvestor's Business Daily
CNBC -Benzinga
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Costco will now be delivered right to your door - USA TODAY

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 06:35

USA TODAY

Costco will now be delivered right to your door
USA TODAY
A delivery service announced Tuesday that it will start making runs to Costco to pick up orders for customers, another move toward a world in which traditional retailers compete side-by-side with online sellers to move goods directly to homes. The ...
Costco expands grocery delivery through Florida partnershipMarketWatch
Shipt Expands Harris Teeter Grocery and Alcohol Delivery in North CarolinaMarketwired (press release)
Meijer to roll out home deliveryThe Hendricks County Flyer
Post and Parcel
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General Mills beats profit expectations but sales fall shy - MarketWatch

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 06:13

Investopedia

General Mills beats profit expectations but sales fall shy
MarketWatch
Shares of General Mills Inc. GIS, -0.66% fell 0.8% in premarket trade Tuesday, after the branded consumer foods company reported a fiscal third-quarter profit that beat expectations but sales that fell a bit short. Net earnings for the quarter to Feb ...
General Mills Reports Fiscal 2017 Third-Quarter ResultsPR Newswire (press release)
7 Stocks To Watch For March 21, 2017Benzinga
General Mills beats 3Q profit forecastsYahoo Finance
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Uber's Messy Breakup Complicates Search for COO - Bloomberg

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 06:01

Bloomberg

Uber's Messy Breakup Complicates Search for COO
Bloomberg
Jeff Jones, who resigned as president, clashed with the CEO and unsuccessfully advocated for in-app tipping and other changes. by. Eric Newcomer. @EricNewcomer More stories by Eric Newcomer. Tue Mar 21 2017 03:00:14 GMT-0700 (PDT). During his ...
Uber's toxic culture of rule breaking, explainedVox
Uber board member Arianna Huffington said Travis Kalanick must 'absolutely not' goBusiness Insider
Four ways Uber can keep its best people from jumping shipYahoo News
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