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40 Under 40, Ginni Rometty on the Trump Council Fiasco, the Kardashian Decade - Fortune

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 07:13

Los Angeles Times

40 Under 40, Ginni Rometty on the Trump Council Fiasco, the Kardashian Decade
Fortune
Good morning, Broadsheet readers! Valentina (@valzarya) here. Fortune's list of 40 Under 40 is live, IBM CEO Ginni Rometty sheds some light on why Trump's advisory council disbanded, and the Kardashians are celebrating the 10th anniversary of their ...
End of Economic Councils Could Pose Challenge for AutomakersNBCNews.com
Protesters to Call on Dimon, Schwarzman to Quit Trump CouncilBloomberg
Schwarzman and CEOs dispute Trump's account of who disbanded their policy forumCNBC
Dealbreaker -Pensions & Investments -Business Insider -Carscoops
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MGM Resorts International - Receive News & Ratings Daily - The Cerbat Gem

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 06:55

MGM Resorts International - Receive News & Ratings Daily
The Cerbat Gem
MGM Resorts International logo MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July 27th. The company reported $0.31 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.28 by $0.03, Morningstar.com ...

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A Crisis of Leadership: CEO Daily, Thursday 17th August - Fortune

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 06:34

9news.com.au

A Crisis of Leadership: CEO Daily, Thursday 17th August
Fortune
President Trump disbanded his two main business advisory councils yesterday—but only after they had disbanded themselves. The CEOs agreed that they could not continue to be effective, given the controversy that surrounded them. “We have always ...
The Merck CEO Is No HeroNew York Times
Here's how Trump's council of business titans fell apartBusiness Insider
CEOs Flee Trump Because He's Useless to ThemBloomberg
NPR -Minneapolis Star Tribune -Chicago Tribune -CNBC
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As Alibaba's Profit Surges, Its Shares Catch Up With US Online Giants' - New York Times

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 06:23

New York Times

As Alibaba's Profit Surges, Its Shares Catch Up With US Online Giants'
New York Times
The lobby at Alibaba's headquarters in Hangzhou, in Zhejiang Province. The company said that its profit for the three months that ended in June almost doubled. Credit Wang He/Getty Images. HONG KONG — This year may finally be the year that global ...
Alibaba's Biggest Businesses Are on FireTheStreet.com
Alibaba is almost as valuable as Amazon and closing the gap fastQuartz
Alibaba: Maintain Buy Rating, 66% UpsideSeeking Alpha
WWD -CNET -VentureBeat -Advertising Specialty Institute
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Wal-Mart beats, same-store sales climb as online purchases grow 60% - CNBC

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 06:07

CNBC

Wal-Mart beats, same-store sales climb as online purchases grow 60%
CNBC
Wal-Mart on Thursday reported second-quarter earnings and sales that topped Street expectations, as the big-box retailer continues to expand its online business. Fresh digital initiatives and a growing assortment of products on Walmart.com aided the ...
Online Sales, Solid Store Traffic Gives Walmart 2Q BoostU.S. News & World Report
Wal-Mart Q2 Profit Down, Adj. EPS Tops Estimates On Higher CompsNasdaq
Wal-Mart (WMT) Beats on Q2 Earnings and Revenue August 17, 2017Zacks.com
Benzinga -Seeking Alpha -Investing.com -The Cerbat Gem
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Daily Stormer: Cloudflare drops neo-Nazi site - BBC News

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 05:33

BBC News

Daily Stormer: Cloudflare drops neo-Nazi site
BBC News
A neo-Nazi site that disparaged a woman who died during protests in Charlottesville has faced another wave of rejection by web companies. The Daily Stormer's account with Cloudflare - which protects websites from distributed denial of service (DDoS) ...
Charlottesville violence: Corporate America respondsWDIV Detroit
Why Cloudfare kicked out the neo-NazisBBC News
Cloudflare and Apple Deal Fresh Blows to Neo-Nazi SitesFortune
Yahoo News -Washington Times -The Independent -Hot Air
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Daily Stormer: Cloudflare drops neo-Nazi site - BBC News

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 05:33

BBC News

Daily Stormer: Cloudflare drops neo-Nazi site
BBC News
A neo-Nazi site that disparaged a woman who died during protests in Charlottesville has faced another wave of rejection by web companies. The Daily Stormer's account with Cloudflare - which protects websites from distributed denial of service (DDoS) ...
Why Cloudfare kicked out the neo-NazisBBC News
Cloudflare and Apple Deal Fresh Blows to Neo-Nazi SitesFortune
Cloudflare Bans White Supremacist Website The Daily Stormer, Calls Them 'A**Holes'UPROXX
Ars Technica UK -Hot Air -Siliconrepublic.com -Business Insider UK
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UTC chief quits Trump advisory group as White House disbands it - Hartford Business

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 05:18

Hindu Business Line

UTC chief quits Trump advisory group as White House disbands it
Hartford Business
United Technologies CEO Gregory Hayes said he was quitting President Donald Trump's American Manufacturing Council just as the president announced Wednesday that he was disbanding that group and another White House business panel.
Trump disbands business councils after CEOs quit in protestZee News
CEOs Are Walking a Tightrope Into a New Era of Corporate PoliticsFortune

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Wisconsin lawmakers debate billions in incentives for Foxconn plant - Reuters

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 05:05

Reuters

Wisconsin lawmakers debate billions in incentives for Foxconn plant
Reuters
(Reuters) - The Wisconsin State Assembly on Thursday will consider a $3 billion incentive package for a proposed liquid-crystal display factory by Taiwan's Foxconn, the first vote on the deal by a chamber of the state's Republican-controlled legislature.
Wisconsin Assembly set to approve $3 billion for FoxconnABC News
Gov. Walker holds Foxconn roundtable in Green BayFox11online.com
Gov. Walker touts benefits of Foxconn during stop in Green BayWEAU
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel -WMTV -WeAreGreenBay.com -Journal Times
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Cloudflare and Apple Deal Fresh Blows to Neo-Nazi Sites - Fortune

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 03:58

Fortune

Cloudflare and Apple Deal Fresh Blows to Neo-Nazi Sites
Fortune
Neo-Nazi and white supremacist websites have taken two more knocks, after Cloudflare stopped protecting The Daily Stormer, and Apple pulled Apple Pay support for sites selling far-right merchandise. The moves came in the wake of the weekend's violent ...

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Global Shares Meander After Upbeat Japan Trade Report - U.S. News & World Report

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 03:15

U.S. News & World Report

Global Shares Meander After Upbeat Japan Trade Report
U.S. News & World Report
A woman walks past an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm in Tokyo Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017. Asian shares were mostly higher Thursday, tracking gains overnight on Wall Street. The Nikkei index slipped as the yen ...
Nikkei edges down as yen rebounds; Seibu Holdings shinesDaily Mail
Tokyo stocks close slightly lower as firm yen dents sentimentXinhua
Tokyo stocks close lower as autos, banks fallDaily Times

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Asia Shares Meander After Subdued Gains on Wall Street - U.S. News & World Report

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 02:37

U.S. News & World Report

Asia Shares Meander After Subdued Gains on Wall Street
U.S. News & World Report
A woman walks past an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm in Tokyo Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017. Asian shares were mostly higher Thursday, tracking gains overnight on Wall Street. The Nikkei index slipped as the yen ...

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US dollar edges down after Fed minutes - Zawya

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 00:58

Zawya

US dollar edges down after Fed minutes
Zawya
The U.S. dollar was on the defensive on Thursday after the minutes from the Federal Reserve's last policy meeting showed policymakers were increasingly wary of recent softness in inflation and could delay a rate hike.The dollar's index against a basket ...

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Inside the dramatic decision by corporate giants to rebuke Trump - Yahoo Finance UK

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 23:05

Yahoo Finance UK

Inside the dramatic decision by corporate giants to rebuke Trump
Yahoo Finance UK
A powerful business council, formed by President Trump, had to disband because of the impact of his incendiary comments. More. After President Donald Trump's incendiary comments last weekend about the violence in Charlottesville, the three female CEOs ...

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Union Pacific follows corporate trend, trimming 750 positions, mostly at Omaha headquarters - Omaha World-Herald

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 22:29

Omaha World-Herald

Union Pacific follows corporate trend, trimming 750 positions, mostly at Omaha headquarters
Omaha World-Herald
Corporate America's appetite for greater productivity hit home Wednesday, when Fortune 500 member Union Pacific said it would cut about 750 jobs, most of them at the Omaha headquarters. The nation's second-largest freight railroad said the cuts include ...
Union Pacific to layoff 750 US employees amid broader cost-cuttingReuters
Union Pacific Lays off 500 Managers, 250 Other Rail WorkersU.S. News & World Report
Union Pacific to Layoff 500 Managers, 250 Rail WorkersTheStreet.com
Zacks Investment Research -Holdings Channel
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Silicon Valley Billionaires Are the New Robber Barons - RealClearPolitics

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 22:13

RealClearPolitics

Silicon Valley Billionaires Are the New Robber Barons
RealClearPolitics
Progressives used to pressure U.S. corporations to cut back on outsourcing and on the tactic of building their products abroad to take advantage of inexpensive foreign workers. During the 2012 election, President Obama attacked Mitt Romney as a ...
What Google's Memo Controversy Means for Gender DiversityKnowledge@Wharton
Very few girls took computing A-levelBBC News
Conservatives turn on Silicon Valley — and the free marketThe Week Magazine
The Economist -Wichita Eagle -Haaretz -CBC.ca
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Asia shares up as North Korea tensions ease, wary Fed weighs on dollar - Reuters

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 22:02

Reuters

Asia shares up as North Korea tensions ease, wary Fed weighs on dollar
Reuters
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Asian stocks edged higher on Thursday as tensions between the United States and North Korea came off the boil, while the Federal Reserve's concerns about weak U.S. inflation weighed on the dollar. MSCI's broadest index of ...
Most Asian shares advance as political turmoil weighs on the dollarCNBC
GLOBAL MARKETS-Dollar holds firm before Fed minutes, stocks riseBusiness Insider
US Stock Futures Rise as Investors Look Out for Clues From FedBloomberg
Nasdaq -New York Daily News -Yahoo Finance -Economic Times
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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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