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Sterling hits three-week high as UK inflation passes BoE target - Reuters

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 05:42

Reuters

Sterling hits three-week high as UK inflation passes BoE target
Reuters
Wads of British Pound Sterling banknotes are stacked in piles at the GSA Austria (Money Service Austria) company's headquarters in Vienna July 22, 2013. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger. By Ritvik Carvalho | LONDON. LONDON Sterling jumped almost 1 ...
UK prices surge. Inflation hits highest level in 3 yearsCNNMoney
UK Inflation Shoots Higher, British Pound SoarsNasdaq
The pound is climbing after inflation hit its highest level since 2013Business Insider
Quartz -RTT News -The Guardian -Bloomberg
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European Shares Mostly Higher As Political Worries Ease - Nasdaq

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 05:27

European Shares Mostly Higher As Political Worries Ease
Nasdaq
(RTTNews.com) - European stocks rose on Tuesday, with banks and energy stocks pacing gainers, as French political risks receded and oil prices edged up on speculation that OPEC members are likely to extend output cuts beyond June. France's ...

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Here's What Your Local Target Store Could Look Like Pretty Soon - Fortune

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 01:32

Fortune

Here's What Your Local Target Store Could Look Like Pretty Soon
Fortune
In its latest attempt to update its stores, Target (tgt) is trying a new layout to adapt to changing shopper behaviors: separate entrances for those in a hurry and those who want to browse. The discount chain announced the plan on Monday at the ...
Target CEO unveils next-generation store conceptMinneapolis Star Tribune
Target Revamps Stores for Those in a Rush, Those Who RambleU.S. News & World Report
Houston area to get new Target prototypeHouston Chronicle
Yahoo Finance
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1 in 4 workers have less than $1000 for retirement - KSAT San Antonio

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 00:13

KSAT San Antonio

1 in 4 workers have less than $1000 for retirement
KSAT San Antonio
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Almost one-quarter of workers said they and their spouse combined have less than $1,000 saved for retirement, according to a report from the Employee Benefit Research Institute. Nearly half of everyone surveyed said they had ...

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Asian shares at 15-month high, dollar soft on less hawkish Fed - Reuters

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 22:49

Reuters

Asian shares at 15-month high, dollar soft on less hawkish Fed
Reuters
Pedestrians are reflected on an electronic board showing Japan's Nikkei average (top L), the Dow Jones average (top R) and the stock averages of other countries outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, January 26, 2017. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon.
Asian Stocks Decline as Bonds Climb With Yen: Markets WrapBloomberg
PRECIOUS-Gold steady as Fed rate hike outlook weighs on dollarNasdaq
This was supposed to be the year of the super strong dollar but it's done an about face thanks to Trump and the FedCNBC
Metro.us -MarketWatch -Livemint -TODAYonline
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NYSE Arca outage affects $150 billion in ETFs - MarketWatch

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 22:06

MarketWatch

NYSE Arca outage affects $150 billion in ETFs
MarketWatch
A glitch snarled closing trading in dozens of exchange-traded funds late Monday at the New York Stock Exchange's Arca platform, in one of the largest trading snafus of 2017. ETFs with market values exceeding $150 billion were affected, including SPDR ...

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GOP Health Care Bill Offers Upstate New York A Sweetheart Deal - Huffington Post

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 21:00

Huffington Post

GOP Health Care Bill Offers Upstate New York A Sweetheart Deal
Huffington Post
As House Republicans prepare this week to vote on the American Health Care Act ― the legislation that would repeal the Affordable Care Act ― congressional leadership is doing what leadership often does when scrambling to secure votes: offering ...
Trump to urge House Republicans to back Obamacare replacement legislationWashington Times
Recidivism Watch: Pelosi's claim that 24 million would be 'kicked off' health insurance under GOP billWashington Post
American Health Care Act - Congressional Budget OfficeCongressional Budget Office
The Hill -US Government Publishing Office
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House Leaders Seeking Health Care Votes Eye New York Republicans - New York Times

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 20:34

New York Times

House Leaders Seeking Health Care Votes Eye New York Republicans
New York Times
Speaker Paul D. Ryan with House Republican leaders during a news conference on the American Health Care Act last week in Washington Credit Gabriella Demczuk for The New York Times. WASHINGTON — House Republican leaders, trying to lock down ...
Jennifer Rubin: AHCA is a political disaster and a substantive outrageSalt Lake Tribune

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Uber's latest executive exit follows string of controversies - The Seattle Times

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 19:57

Uber's latest executive exit follows string of controversies
The Seattle Times
President Jeff Jones quit the ride-hailing company after just six months, saying, “The beliefs and approach to leadership that have guided my career are inconsistent with what I saw and experienced at Uber.” ...

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Trump Mounts Muted Defense of Ryan's Unpopular Health Bill - Bloomberg

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 19:56

Bloomberg

Trump Mounts Muted Defense of Ryan's Unpopular Health Bill
Bloomberg
President Donald Trump talks a lot about how bad he thinks Obamacare has been for the country, but he has so far mounted a lukewarm defense for the replacement plan House Speaker Paul Ryan plans to put to a vote this week, a bill that's united ...
What Trumpcare offers to VirginiansWashington Post (blog)
GOP leaders pile on sweeteners to sell Obamacare repealPolitico
In a bid to get votes, House Republicans prepare changes to their bill rolling back ObamacareLos Angeles Times
Fox News -NPR -Sacramento Bee -USA TODAY
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Trump daughter Ivanka to get West Wing office - Reuters

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 18:17

Reuters

Trump daughter Ivanka to get West Wing office
Reuters
FILE PHOTO: Ivanka Trump attends U.S. President Donald Trump's strategy and policy forum with chief executives of major U.S. companies at the White House in Washington, U.S. February 3, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque. WASHINGTON President ...
Ivanka Trump's Brand Sued Over "Unfair Competition"Hollywood Reporter
Ivanka Trump set to get West Wing office as role expandsPolitico
Ivanka Trump Brand Sued for Unfair CompetitionCourthouse News Service

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Is Wal-Mart (WMT) a Threat to Amazon in e-Commerce Space? - Nasdaq

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 18:07

New York Times

Is Wal-Mart (WMT) a Threat to Amazon in e-Commerce Space?
Nasdaq
It seems that the retail giant Wal-Mart Stores, Inc . WMT is leaving no stone unturned to compete with brick-and-mortar rivals, especially e-commerce king Amazon.com Inc. AMZN . In this regard, the company continues to make huge investments in ...
Wal-Mart launching new investment team as its appetite for online retail growsCNBC
Walmart Expands Its E-Commerce Ambitions With a New Investment ArmNew York Times
Better Buy: CVS Health Corporation vs. Wal-Mart StoresMotley Fool
Market Realist -Yahoo Finance -Market Exclusive -News Oracle
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Walmart Is Launching a Tech Incubator in Silicon Valley - Fortune

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 18:05

Fortune

Walmart Is Launching a Tech Incubator in Silicon Valley
Fortune
To do that, the discount retailer announced on Monday it was launching Store No 8, an innovation cluster whose entrepreneurs will be free from the diktats of its Bentonville, Arkansas headquarters and Wall Street's short attention span, to develop the ...
Wal-Mart launching new investment team as its appetite for online retail growsCNBC
Wal-Mart Unveils 'Store No. 8' Tech Incubator in Silicon ValleyBloomberg
Walmart Expands Its E-Commerce Ambitions With a New Investment ArmNew York Times
Forbes -Motley Fool -Market Realist -Recode
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Explainer: 14 things to know if the GOP plan to replace Obamacare becomes law - Dallas News

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 17:50

Explainer: 14 things to know if the GOP plan to replace Obamacare becomes law
Dallas News
The bipartisan Congressional Budget Office has analyzed the likely impact of the GOP health care proposals known collectively as the American Health Care Act, legislation designed to replace the Affordable Care Act. Below are key takeaways from that ...

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