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Sports Business Daily
Ochsner Health System Gets Naming Rights To Saints/Pelicans Facilities WANT MORE GREAT STORIES LIKE THIS? The Saints and Pelicans today will announ
Sports Business Daily / Posted a minute ago
WANT MORE GREAT STORIES LIKE THIS? The Saints and Pelicans today will announce they have signed an eight-year deal with Ochsner Health System for naming rights to their combined... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Stocks hit fresh record highsRelated Content U.S. stocks hit record highs Wednesday morning, with all three
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted a minute ago
Related Content U.S. stocks hit record highs Wednesday morning, with all three major indexes reaching never-before-seen levels. The Dow Jones industrial average advanced past 21,700 points, with the S&P 500 index reaching 2,480 points and the... Read more
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Newsmax
Americans Pour Record Amounts of Money Into Home ImprovementsAmericans are pouring record amounts of money into home improvements this year
Newsmax / Posted a minute ago
Americans are pouring record amounts of money into home improvements this year as a shortage of new single-family homes across the U.S. pushes up prices and keeps many buyers out of the market. Spending on renovations is forecast to grow 6.8 percent... Read more
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Lacombe Globe
The 20 best-selling vehicles in Canada so far in 2017Halfway through 2017, auto sales in Canada continue their blistering pace. For
Lacombe Globe / Posted a minute ago
Halfway through 2017, auto sales in Canada continue their blistering pace. For the first time ever, more than a million new vehicles were purchased in the first half of the year, reaching 1.04 million units to the end of June 2017. If the trajectory... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Boeing beats 2Q profit forecastsCHICAGO (AP) - Boeing is reporting second-quarter net income of $1.76 billion,
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted a minute ago
CHICAGO (AP) - Boeing is reporting second-quarter net income of $1.76 billion, after suffering a loss a year earlier. The Chicago company had net income of $2.89 per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains, were $2.55 per share, blowing... Read more
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iol.co.za
Fuel prices to increase in AugustFuel prices are expected to rise in August. This is according to independent a
iol.co.za / Posted 2 minutes ago
Fuel prices are expected to rise in August. This is according to independent agricultural economist Fanie Brink, who said in a statement that the latest information from the Department of Energy on Wednesday indicated that the price of gasoline 93... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Trump says Apple has plans to build 3 U.S. factories; Apple doesn't commentPresident Trump said Apple Inc. has committed to build three “big” manufacturin
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 minutes ago
President Trump said Apple Inc. has committed to build three “big” manufacturing plants in the U.S., a move that would represent a major change in strategy for the world’s most valuable company and boost the White House’s long-held promise to return... Read more
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The Jackson Herald
Auditors hit Jefferson’s financial managementThe City of Jefferson finished 2016 in the black, but auditors hit the city on
The Jackson Herald / Posted 3 minutes ago
The City of Jefferson finished 2016 in the black, but auditors hit the city on a variety of problems involving the handling of city finances. • P-card statements and receipts for several employees were not being independently authorized but were... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Stocks hit fresh record highsRelated Content U.S. stocks hit record highs Wednesday morning, with all three
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 3 minutes ago
Related Content U.S. stocks hit record highs Wednesday morning, with all three major indexes reaching never-before-seen levels. The Dow Jones industrial average advanced past 21,700 points, with the S&P 500 index reaching 2,480 points and the... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
New soda recipe, brand: Coke Zero out, Coca-Cola Zero Sugar inCoca-Cola Co. said Wednesday that it would replace no-calorie Coke Zero soda in
Detroit Free Press / Posted 6 minutes ago
Coca-Cola Co. said Wednesday that it would replace no-calorie Coke Zero soda in the U.S. market with Coca-Cola Zero Sugar after foreign sales of the new recipe and brand showed encouraging signs. To avoid the inevitable comparisons to the New Coke... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Stocks hit fresh record highsRelated Content U.S. stocks hit record highs Wednesday morning, with all three
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 7 minutes ago
Related Content U.S. stocks hit record highs Wednesday morning, with all three major indexes reaching never-before-seen levels. The Dow Jones industrial average advanced past 21,700 points, with the S&P 500 index reaching 2,480 points and the... Read more
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Weekly Times
Price bounce for wine grapesWINE grape growers arew hoping to see a lift in farm gate prices following stro
Weekly Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
WINE grape growers arew hoping to see a lift in farm gate prices following strong export growth during the past year. Wine Australia chief executive officer Andreas Clark said anecdotally there had already been a lift in farm gate prices. He said... Read more
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CNBC
Your first trade for Wednesday, July 26The "Fast Money" traders shared their first moves for the early hours of tradin
CNBC / Posted 9 minutes ago
The "Fast Money" traders shared their first moves for the early hours of trading. Trader disclosure: On July 25, 2017, the following stocks and commodities mentioned or intended to be mentioned on CNBC's "Fast Money" were owned by the "Fast Money"... Read more
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CNBC
Wynn Resorts shares crater after walk-in business in China slows downWynn said mass market operations, or walk-in business, from Wynn Macau fell 9 p
CNBC / Posted 9 minutes ago
Wynn said mass market operations, or walk-in business, from Wynn Macau fell 9 percent in the second quarter on a year-over-year basis. The weakness offsets the strong performance from Macau's VIP operations, which saw a 35.3 percent year-over-year... Read more
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CNBC
Mart proposes policy actions to boost US manufacturingWal-Mart Stores on Wednesday proposed 10 policy actions to boost U.S. manufactu
CNBC / Posted 9 minutes ago
Wal-Mart Stores on Wednesday proposed 10 policy actions to boost U.S. manufacturing that the retailer said could help recapture $300 billion of the $650 billion worth of consumer goods that are currently imported. Wal-Mart said barriers to... Read more
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CNBC
Daniel Loeb's Third Point up 10.7% this year, adds new positions in Alibaba and BlackRockDaniel Loeb's Third Point is up 10.7 percent this year, and it added new stakes
CNBC / Posted 9 minutes ago
Daniel Loeb's Third Point is up 10.7 percent this year, and it added new stakes in Alibaba and BlackRock during the second quarter. The hedge fund firm told investors in a letter Wednesday that the returns came despite an unpredictable environment.... Read more
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CNBC
Wall Street stunned over AMD’s blowout results due to cryptocurrency mining demandInvestors are mesmerized with AMD's impressive second quarter as cryptocurrency
CNBC / Posted 9 minutes ago
Investors are mesmerized with AMD's impressive second quarter as cryptocurrency mining demand drove the company's financial results above Wall Street's expectations. The chip maker reported better-than-expected second-quarter earnings and guidance... Read more
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CNBC
US new home sales rise for second straight monthNew U.S. single-family home sales increased for a second straight month in June
CNBC / Posted 9 minutes ago
New U.S. single-family home sales increased for a second straight month in June as purchases in the West surged to a near 10-year high, but a dire shortage of properties remains an obstacle to a robust housing market recovery. The Commerce... Read more
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CNBC
Boeing stock jumps 7% on second-quarter earnings beat and improved forecastAs the Dow hit a fresh intraday all-time high, Boeing was trading at levels not
CNBC / Posted 9 minutes ago
As the Dow hit a fresh intraday all-time high, Boeing was trading at levels not seen since at least 1948. The stock was last adding almost 84 points on the Dow shortly after market open, and was trading at $229.59 per share. Though its total sales... Read more
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CNBC
Treasury Sec Mnuchin and IRS chief Koskinen testify at hearing on Treasury Dept budget[The stream is slated to start at 10 a.m., ET. Please refresh the page if you d
CNBC / Posted 9 minutes ago
[The stream is slated to start at 10 a.m., ET. Please refresh the page if you do not see a player above at that time.] Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin and IRS Commissioner John Koskinen testify on the Treasury Department budget at a hearing before... Read more
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Reuters
Wal-Mart proposes policy actions to boost U.S. manufacturingCHICAGO (Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT.N) on Wednesday proposed 10 policy
Reuters / Posted 9 minutes ago
CHICAGO (Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT.N) on Wednesday proposed 10 policy actions to boost U.S. manufacturing that the retailer said could help recapture $300 billion of the $650 billion worth of consumer goods that are currently... Read more
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CNBC
Citigroup CEO Michael Corbat says 'trade is not dead' under TrumpIn part of a "Mad Money" interview airing in its entirety Wednesday evening, CN
CNBC / Posted 9 minutes ago
In part of a "Mad Money" interview airing in its entirety Wednesday evening, CNBC's Jim Cramer asked Corbat if he needs to worry about Trump's tough talk on trade. Corbat responded, by saying: "Trade is not dead. Trade is secular, not... Read more
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CNBC
Dow rises 100 points, hits record high as Boeing and other companies post strong earnings"We expect one more push higher before a pullback develops, noting that short-t
CNBC / Posted 9 minutes ago
"We expect one more push higher before a pullback develops, noting that short-term overbought conditions are now being enhanced," said Katie Stockton, chief technical strategist at BTIG, in a note. "There is just over 1% upside to our measured move... Read more
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Reuters
Wall St. opens at record highs on strong earnings(Reuters) - U.S. stock indexes opened at record highs on Wednesday following a
Reuters / Posted 9 minutes ago
(Reuters) - U.S. stock indexes opened at record highs on Wednesday following a set of strong quarterly earnings, led by Boeing and AT&T, while investors awaited the outcome of a two-day Federal Reserve meeting. Boeing (BA.N) rose 7 percent, boosting... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. new home sales rise for second straight monthWASHINGTON (Reuters) - New U.S. single-family home sales increased for a second
Reuters / Posted 9 minutes ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - New U.S. single-family home sales increased for a second straight month in June as purchases in the West surged to a near 10-year high, but a dire shortage of properties remains an obstacle to a robust housing market... Read more
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Reuters
UAE banks profit to grow about 5 percent in second halfDUBAI (Reuters) - Banks in the United Arab Emirates will post profit growth of
Reuters / Posted 9 minutes ago
DUBAI (Reuters) - Banks in the United Arab Emirates will post profit growth of around 5 percent in the second half of 2017, similar to the first six months as bad loans ease and lenders weather the Qatar crisis, the head of a local industry group... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Stocks hit fresh record highsRelated Content U.S. stocks hit record highs Wednesday morning, with all three
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 10 minutes ago
Related Content U.S. stocks hit record highs Wednesday morning, with all three major indexes reaching never-before-seen levels. The Dow Jones industrial average advanced past 21,700 points, with the S&P 500 index reaching 2,480 points and the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Egg on faces as forecasters flunk on inflationThere is egg on some faces after this one. Just one of the 24 forecasters surve
Brisbane Times / Posted 12 minutes ago
There is egg on some faces after this one. Just one of the 24 forecasters surveyed by Bloomberg ahead of Wednesday's inflation result expected anything as low as 0.2 per cent. The central forecast was 0.4 per cent, and the highest, 0.8 per cent,... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Jerry Schwartz buys into the Liberman's Four Points SheratonHotel developer Jerry Schwartz has joined forces with Melbourne-based, Liberman
Brisbane Times / Posted 12 minutes ago
Hotel developer Jerry Schwartz has joined forces with Melbourne-based, Liberman family-backed funds manager, Impact Investment Group, to develop the new Four Points by Sheraton in downtown Sydney IIG entered into put and call options with... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Analysts tip more ills for Primary Health Care as Jhango stalks the companyAnalysts are tipping more financial ills for Primary Health Care but there coul
Brisbane Times / Posted 12 minutes ago
Analysts are tipping more financial ills for Primary Health Care but there could be a glimmer of hope with some predicting a potential takeover of the $2 billion company. The predictions come after Primary said last week it expected to book a... Read more
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