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San Antonio Express-News
Shareholders approve Transocean acquisition of SongaOffshore drilling giant Transocean is finalizing its acquisition of Norway's So
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 minutes ago
Offshore drilling giant Transocean is finalizing its acquisition of Norway's Songa Offshore after shareholders on Thursday approved the deal. Swiss-based Transocean, which operates primarily out of Houston, is expanding its position as the world's... Read more
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FOX Business
GE's demise 'heartbreaking,' fast action needed: Fmr. GE executive Bob NardelliBob Nardelli, once a contender for the General Electric CEO (NYSE:GE) spot that
FOX Business / Posted 2 minutes ago
Bob Nardelli, once a contender for the General Electric CEO (NYSE:GE) spot that went to Jeff Immelt, says the 125-year old company’s demise is “heart breaking” and is urging fast action by the company’s new leadership. “John [Flannery} has a big... Read more
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FOX Business
Dead Stock Walking: Qudian Has Nowhere to Go but DownIt hasn't even been on the public markets for three months yet, but Qudian(NYSE
FOX Business / Posted 2 minutes ago
It hasn't even been on the public markets for three months yet, but Qudian(NYSE: QD) already looks like a dead stock walking. Essentially the Chinese equivalent of an online payday lender, Qudian, much like its U.S. counterparts, faces a tough new... Read more
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FOX Business
Dead Stock Walking: Qudian Has Nowhere to Go but DownIt hasn't even been on the public markets for three months yet, but Qudian(NYSE
FOX Business / Posted 2 minutes ago
It hasn't even been on the public markets for three months yet, but Qudian(NYSE: QD) already looks like a dead stock walking. Essentially the Chinese equivalent of an online payday lender, Qudian, much like its U.S. counterparts, faces a tough new... Read more
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FOX Business
GE's demise 'heartbreaking,' fast action needed: Fmr. GE executive Bob NardelliBob Nardelli, once a contender for the General Electric CEO (GE) spot that went
FOX Business / Posted 2 minutes ago
Bob Nardelli, once a contender for the General Electric CEO (GE) spot that went to Jeff Immelt, says the 125-year old company’s demise is “heart breaking” and is urging fast action by the company’s new leadership. Continue Reading Below “John... Read more
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The Hill
Apple hiring, bonuses come at hefty cost to taxpayersApple Inc. announced that it planned to hire 20,000 employees over the next fiv
The Hill / Posted 3 minutes ago
Apple Inc. announced that it planned to hire 20,000 employees over the next five years, give $2,500 bonuses in restricted stock to its existing employees and invest $30 billion in U.S. facilities over the next five years. Here is what Tim Cook said... Read more
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The Hill
Federal shutdown not an economic calamity but an avoidable nuisanceAs the rollercoaster negotiations over funding the federal government get close
The Hill / Posted 3 minutes ago
As the rollercoaster negotiations over funding the federal government get closer to the wire, a shutdown does seem possible. Undoubtedly, another shutdown would be a stunning display of continued political polarization and dysfunction. In other... Read more
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The Hill
Keystone XL has sufficient customer demand to build, developer saysTransCanada Corp. announced Thursday it has received enough customer interest t
The Hill / Posted 3 minutes ago
TransCanada Corp. announced Thursday it has received enough customer interest to continue with the construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline. The company announced they secured about 500,000 barrels per day of 20-year commitments from customers,... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
SoftBank's acquisition of 15 percent of Uber closesNEW YORK (AP) — Japanese technology conglomerate SoftBank says it has closed a
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 4 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Japanese technology conglomerate SoftBank says it has closed a deal to acquire 15 percent of Uber. As part of the deal, SoftBank Group Corp. will invest about $9 billion in the ride-hailing company, including about $1.25 billion in... Read more
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The St. Helena Star
SHAPE Committee questions cost estimates for St. Helena's public buildingsAnderson said commercial construction tends to be cheaper than residential. But
The St. Helena Star / Posted 4 minutes ago
Anderson said commercial construction tends to be cheaper than residential. But City Manager Mark Prestwich noted that since City Halls and police stations are considered “essential services facilities,” they must meet higher building standards,... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Data center company sues Aurora over telecom towerData center company CyrusOne planned to build a 350-foot telecommunications tow
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 5 minutes ago
Data center company CyrusOne planned to build a 350-foot telecommunications tower in Aurora on its data center property there after reaching what it thought was an exclusive arrangement with the suburb last March. But this month, Aurora's City... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Some federal income tax refunds will be delayed again this yearMatt Buedel Journal Star Caterpillar/industry reporter @journobuedel PEORIA —
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 5 minutes ago
Matt Buedel Journal Star Caterpillar/industry reporter @journobuedel PEORIA — Taxpayers claiming certain common credits will once again have to wait weeks to months for their federal income tax refund, repeating a delay first experienced last year... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Here's how the 20 HQ2 wannabes stack up(Bloomberg) — Now that Amazon.com Inc. has whittled down the list of cities it'
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 5 minutes ago
(Bloomberg) — Now that Amazon.com Inc. has whittled down the list of cities it's considering for its second North American headquarters, it's time for a new round of everyone's favorite parlor game: arguing about which city would suit the technology... Read more
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Motley Fool
Crypto update: Bitcoin (BTC) and Ripple (XRP) reboundWe're living in one of the most exciting times in investing history. Innovation
Motley Fool / Posted 6 minutes ago
We're living in one of the most exciting times in investing history. Innovation and a booming culture of entrepreneurship are constantly creating new companies with the potential to make forward-thinking investors very rich. Now more than ever, one... Read more
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Motley Fool
3 shares helping people get better and richer Investing in the right company can help advancements in health and technology
Motley Fool / Posted 6 minutes ago
Investing in the right company can help advancements in health and technology that improves the lives of many. And some companies have the added bonus of providing shareholders with solid returns. Here... Read more
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Motley Fool
These 3 companies are posting big gains in 2018 already Shareholders of these three companies enjoyed solid gains on Thursday. The S
Motley Fool / Posted 6 minutes ago
Shareholders of these three companies enjoyed solid gains on Thursday. The Select Harvests Limited share price gained more than 10 per cent on Thursday with the nut company’s shares now... Read more
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TheBull
Aust shares shrug off Wall St, to open upThe Australian share market looks set to open higher despite an uninspiring Wal
TheBull / Posted 7 minutes ago
The Australian share market looks set to open higher despite an uninspiring Wall Street session. At 0700 AEDT on Friday, the share price futures index was up 17 points, or 0.29 per cent, at 5,969. The US market's strong rally ran out of steam on... Read more
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TheBull
Higher $A knocking on door of US80 centsThe Australian dollar is fractionally shy of 80 US cents, with the US dollar we
TheBull / Posted 7 minutes ago
The Australian dollar is fractionally shy of 80 US cents, with the US dollar weakening ovenight amid fears of a possible federal government shutdown. At 0635 AEDT on Friday, the Australian dollar was worth 79.96 US cents, up from 79.70 US cents on... Read more
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TheBull
Finance News Update, what you need to knowWORLD FINANCE UPDATE: The Australian share market looks set to open higher des
TheBull / Posted 7 minutes ago
WORLD FINANCE UPDATE: The Australian share market looks set to open higher despite an uninspiring Wall Street session. At 0700 AEDT on Friday, the share price futures index was up 17 points, or 0.29 per cent, at 5,969. Meanwhile, the Australian... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Sullivan County Land Bank starts process of acquiring first zombie propertiesMONTICELLO – The process has begun to transfer the first 13 zombie properties t
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 7 minutes ago
MONTICELLO – The process has begun to transfer the first 13 zombie properties to the newly formed Sullivan County Land Bank Corporation. The properties, all of which include structures, are either owned by the county or are in the Village of... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Salesforce just made an $11.3 million equity payout for an acquisition (CRM)Steve Jennings/Getty Images, Quip Salesforce just issued $11.3 million in equi
Stamford Advocate / Posted 9 minutes ago
Steve Jennings/Getty Images, Quip Salesforce just issued $11.3 million in equity to an undisclosed entity. Analysts familiar with the company said it's likely related to the purchase of Attic Labs, a young data start up that Salesforce acquired on... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
8@eight: ASX set for positive open, while markets slow down after frantic start to yearThe robust start to 2018 has taken a noticeable pause this week. That restraint
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 minutes ago
The robust start to 2018 has taken a noticeable pause this week. That restraint is not only measured through more measured gains for the likes of US equity indices, but it has also shown in a divergence in performance for the range of global equities... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
DOT commissioner met with heated questions during rail council meetingSTAMFORD — State Department of Transportation Commissioner James Redeker made a
Stamford Advocate / Posted 9 minutes ago
STAMFORD — State Department of Transportation Commissioner James Redeker made a rare appearance at a Connecticut Commuter Rail Council meeting Wednesday night and was met with criticism of and questions about incoming fare hikes and other issues,... Read more
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WA Today
Bitcoin's rally gains steam as IMF urges investors to be 'aware of risks'The January rollercoaster for cryptocurrency investors eased on Thursday as Bit
WA Today / Posted 12 minutes ago
The January rollercoaster for cryptocurrency investors eased on Thursday as Bitcoin held onto gains after roaring back from its first plunge below $US10,000 since December. Bitcoin climbed 6.1 per cent to $US12,069, a Bloomberg composite pricing... Read more
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The Age
8@eight: ASX set for positive open, while markets slow down after frantic start to yearThe robust start to 2018 has taken a noticeable pause this week. That restraint
The Age / Posted 12 minutes ago
The robust start to 2018 has taken a noticeable pause this week. That restraint is not only measured through more measured gains for the likes of US equity indices, but it has also shown in a divergence in performance for the range of global equities... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
Iron ore's losing streak is overAndrew Redington/Getty Images Iron ore’s losing streak is over. According to
Business Insider Australia / Posted 12 minutes ago
Andrew Redington/Getty Images Iron ore’s losing streak is over. According to Metal Bulletin, the spot price for benchmark 62% fines rose 0.5% to $74.87 a tonne on Thursday, the first increase in five days. Outside of the benchmark, the moves... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Apple banks on tax break to build 2nd campus, hire 20,000SAN FRANCISCO | Apple is planning to build a new corporate campus and hire 20,0
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 12 minutes ago
SAN FRANCISCO | Apple is planning to build a new corporate campus and hire 20,000 U.S. workers in an expansion driven in part by a tax cut that will enable the iPhone maker to bring an estimated $245 billion back to its home country. The pledge... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Lawmakers back longer, higher-interest payday loansTALLAHASSEE – Nearly 17 years after the Legislature passed strict rules governi
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 14 minutes ago
TALLAHASSEE – Nearly 17 years after the Legislature passed strict rules governing payday loans, a bipartisan push to loosen some of those regulations has emerged, which would push annualized interest rates up to more than 200 percent. Critics say... Read more
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News.com.au
Wall St rally runs out of steamCommSec Mid-Session 18 Jan 18: Market edges higher helped by telcos and banks2:
News.com.au / Posted 15 minutes ago
CommSec Mid-Session 18 Jan 18: Market edges higher helped by telcos and banks2:26 Local shares are a touch higher as gains in banks and telcos are being offset by losses among energy and mining stocks. The ASX 200 is 3pts higher to 6018pts towards... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Salesforce just made an $11.3 million equity payout for an acquisition (CRM)Steve Jennings/Getty Images, Quip Salesforce just issued $11.3 million in equi
Connecticut Post / Posted 16 minutes ago
Steve Jennings/Getty Images, Quip Salesforce just issued $11.3 million in equity to an undisclosed entity. Analysts familiar with the company said it's likely related to the purchase of Attic Labs, a young data start up that Salesforce acquired on... Read more
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