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Connecticut Post
Budweiser crushed all other beers in Super Bowl 50Budweiser crushed the competition in Super Bowl marketing this year, thanks to
Budweiser crushed all other beers in Super Bowl 50
Connecticut Post / Posted a minute ago
Budweiser crushed the competition in Super Bowl marketing this year, thanks to two ads and an unplanned shout-out from Peyton Manning worth millions of dollars. More than 80% of the social-media discussion of beer was centered on Budweiser,... Read more
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U TV
Multiple courthouses to be closed across NIMr Ford announced his intention to close Armagh, Ballymena, Lisburn, Magherafel
Multiple courthouses to be closed across NI
U TV / Posted 2 minutes ago
Mr Ford announced his intention to close Armagh, Ballymena, Lisburn, Magherafelt and Strabane, Limivady courts, in a statement on Monday. The process of closures is to begin in the summer and will result in annual savings of £1.1m. The minister... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Famed investor Carl Icahn feeling oil painNEW YORK -- Carl Ichan, whose reputation as a successful businessman made him a
Famed investor Carl Icahn feeling oil pain
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 3 minutes ago
NEW YORK -- Carl Ichan, whose reputation as a successful businessman made him a talking point of Donald Trump's presidential bid, is taking a beating in his energy investments. Shares of Oklahoma City-based oil and gas producer Chesapeake Energy... Read more
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The Hindu
From the archives - dated February 9, 1966Aid to meet exchange crisis India has approached the International Monetary Fu
From the archives - dated February 9, 1966
The Hindu / Posted 4 minutes ago
Aid to meet exchange crisis India has approached the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank for emergency assistance to tide over the acute foreign exchange position which India faces as a result of the drought at home. The Reserve Bank... Read more
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MacDailyNews
Goldman Sachs says it’s time to place bets on Apple – MacDailyNews“It could be a good time to place bets on Apple,” Alex Rosenberg reports for Bl
Goldman Sachs says it’s time to place bets on Apple – MacDailyNews
MacDailyNews / Posted 4 minutes ago
“It could be a good time to place bets on Apple,” Alex Rosenberg reports for Bloomberg. “Goldman Sachs’ options team points out that Apple options prices are very low, especially when compared with S&P 500 options.” “Since they believe there is a... Read more
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MacDailyNews
Apple: What’s the 2016 dividend raise? – MacDailyNews“Last month, some panic ensued when Apple’s weak guidance started fueling worri
Apple: What’s the 2016 dividend raise? – MacDailyNews
MacDailyNews / Posted 4 minutes ago
“Last month, some panic ensued when Apple’s weak guidance started fueling worries over peak iPhone sales and the future of the company’s growth. In encouraging investors to relax, I received a number of comments suggesting Apple give in to investors... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Continental Tire to create 2,500 new jobs in Hinds CountyHINDS COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Gov. Phil Bryant and executives from
Continental Tire to create 2,500 new jobs in Hinds County
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 4 minutes ago
HINDS COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Gov. Phil Bryant and executives from Continental Tire the Americas, LLC, manufacturer of passenger, light truck and commercial vehicle tires, have official announced that the company is locating a commercial... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Verizon taps AOL CEO Tim Armstrong to lead potential Yahoo acquisitionArmstrong. a former Google executive, has ties to Marissa Mayer Verizon Commun
Verizon taps AOL CEO Tim Armstrong to lead potential Yahoo acquisition
Crain's New York Business / Posted 4 minutes ago
Armstrong. a former Google executive, has ties to Marissa Mayer Verizon Communications Inc. has given Tim Armstrong, chief executive officer of its AOL unit, a leading role in exploring a possible bid for Yahoo! Inc. assets, according to a person... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Gold soars on market uncertainty The price of gold has jumped two per cent to a seven-and-a-half-month high, b
Gold soars on market uncertainty
The Courier Mail / Posted 5 minutes ago
The price of gold has jumped two per cent to a seven-and-a-half-month high, briefly nudging above the psychological level of $US1,200 an ounce, as sliding stock markets and worries over global economic growth prompt... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Base metals lift, bar copper Nickel has bounced after touching its lowest in more than 12 years and most o
Base metals lift, bar copper
The Courier Mail / Posted 5 minutes ago
Nickel has bounced after touching its lowest in more than 12 years and most other industrial metals also climbed on a weaker US dollar and a decline in selling from China. Markets were helped by China's closure for... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
Quicken's 'Rocket Mortgage' Super Bowl ad sparks backlashPush button get mortgage. That was the message Quicken Loans left viewers with
Quicken's 'Rocket Mortgage' Super Bowl ad sparks backlash
KY3 Springfield / Posted 6 minutes ago
Push button get mortgage. That was the message Quicken Loans left viewers with at the end of its Super Bowl ad. The online lender was promoting Rocket Mortgage, a new tool that launched at the end of 2015 that allows consumers to get a mortgage... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Quicken's 'Rocket Mortgage' Super Bowl ad sparks backlashPush button get mortgage. That was the message Quicken Loans left viewers with
Quicken's 'Rocket Mortgage' Super Bowl ad sparks backlash
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 6 minutes ago
Push button get mortgage. That was the message Quicken Loans left viewers with at the end of its Super Bowl ad. The online lender was promoting Rocket Mortgage, a new tool that launched at the end of 2015 that allows consumers to get a mortgage... Read more
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examiner.com
Artificial Lift Optimization 2016American Business Conferences is sponsoring the Artificial Lift Optimization Co
Artificial Lift Optimization 2016
examiner.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
American Business Conferences is sponsoring the Artificial Lift Optimization Congress in Houston. The date is set for March 22 - 23, 2016. The venue is Crowne Plaza Northwest - Brookhollow, 12801 Northwest Freeway, Houston, Texas 77040. Artificial... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Either Banks Are Cheap... Or The Market's Gonna CrashLarge cap financials have had an awful time in the last month and are 11.7% low
Either Banks Are Cheap... Or The Market's Gonna Crash
Zero Hedge / Posted 7 minutes ago
Large cap financials have had an awful time in the last month and are 11.7% lower so far in 2016. As ConvergEx's Nick Colas details, that’s worse than pretty much anything else, including all other S&P 500 sectors, the Russell 2000 small cap index,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
DoubleLine's Gundlach calls market trends 'relentless and powerful'NEW YORK: Jeffrey Gundlach, the widely followed investor who runs DoubleLine Ca
DoubleLine's Gundlach calls market trends 'relentless and powerful'
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 minutes ago
NEW YORK: Jeffrey Gundlach, the widely followed investor who runs DoubleLine Capital, repeated a December warning on Monday that the dramatic slowdown in global growth will trigger a collapse in some credit funds, saying that the high-yield "junk"... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Corporate winners of Obama budget still face long oddsNEW YORK: Facing a hostile Congress in an election year, President Barack Obama
Corporate winners of Obama budget still face long odds
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 minutes ago
NEW YORK: Facing a hostile Congress in an election year, President Barack Obama will be hard-pressed to push through many of the proposals in his final budget as U.S. leader. But that could be a silver lining for investors: If the long-shot plans... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Yelp posts smaller-than-expected loss; CFO to step downREUTERS: Consumer review website operator Yelp Inc reported a smaller-than-esti
Yelp posts smaller-than-expected loss; CFO to step down
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 minutes ago
REUTERS: Consumer review website operator Yelp Inc reported a smaller-than-estimated loss on Monday, but its shares slumped 12 percent, swept up in a broader selloff in the technology sector. The company said its results were released ahead of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
GM suspends Egypt operations due to currency crisis: company sourceCAIRO: General Motors temporarily suspended its operations in Egypt due to a cu
GM suspends Egypt operations due to currency crisis: company source
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 minutes ago
CAIRO: General Motors temporarily suspended its operations in Egypt due to a currency crisis, a company source told Reuters on Monday. "The entire sector has a currency crisis. We cannot make a car without some of the parts. We stopped production... Read more
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Business Spectator
Aust dollar steady under US71cThe Australian dollar has edged lower on the back of weaker commodity prices an
Aust dollar steady under US71c
Business Spectator / Posted 7 minutes ago
The Australian dollar has edged lower on the back of weaker commodity prices and signs the US Federal Reserve may tighten its monetary policy. At 6.30am (AEDT) on Tuesday, the local unit was trading at US70.79c, down from US70.96c on Monday. The US... Read more
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Business Spectator
Global sellBoth sides of the Atlantic saw heavy selling overnight as investors kept worryi
Global sell
Business Spectator / Posted 7 minutes ago
Both sides of the Atlantic saw heavy selling overnight as investors kept worrying about the prospect of a global economic slowdown and persistently weak oil prices. US shares opened weaker and selling accelerated throughout the session. With risk... Read more
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Business Spectator
WA asset salesWestern Australia’s revenue troubles are forcing the state to at least consider
WA asset sales
Business Spectator / Posted 7 minutes ago
Western Australia’s revenue troubles are forcing the state to at least consider following NSW down the path of asset sales. Meanwhile, PNG is trying to refinance a loan linked to its Oil Search shares, the bidding race for Asciano speeds up and... Read more
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Business Spectator
Wall Street slides in late tradeThe flight from risky assets accelerated Monday, sending the Dow industrials sl
Wall Street slides in late trade
Business Spectator / Posted 7 minutes ago
The flight from risky assets accelerated Monday, sending the Dow industrials sliding more than 2 per cent and pummeling shares of banks in the US and Europe. Investors snapped up haven assets, pushing down yields on government debt and sending gold... Read more
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Fortune
Yelp’s Shares Tumble As CFO Steps Down(Reuters) – Consumer review website operator Yelp reported better-than-expected
Yelp’s Shares Tumble As CFO Steps Down
Fortune / Posted 9 minutes ago
(Reuters) – Consumer review website operator Yelp reported better-than-expected rise in quarterly revenue, driven by the strength in its advertising business, and said its Chief Financial Officer Rob Krolik would step down. Yelp’s results were... Read more
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USA Today
More signs Verizon reportedly looking at YahooVerizon is considering a bid for Yahoo and reportedly has AOL CEO Tim Armstrong
More signs Verizon reportedly looking at Yahoo
USA Today / Posted 9 minutes ago
Verizon is considering a bid for Yahoo and reportedly has AOL CEO Tim Armstrong exploring the deal. The telecommunications giant has given Armstrong, who heads the AOL unit acquired by Verizon in May 2015 for $4.4 billion, a chief role in... Read more
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USA Today
Famed investor Carl Icahn feeling oil painNEW YORK -- Carl Ichan, whose reputation as a successful businessman made him a
Famed investor Carl Icahn feeling oil pain
USA Today / Posted 9 minutes ago
NEW YORK -- Carl Ichan, whose reputation as a successful businessman made him a talking point of Donald Trump's presidential bid, is taking a beating in his energy investments. Shares of Oklahoma City-based oil and gas producer Chesapeake Energy... Read more
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Philly.com
At 4050 Apartments, affordable live-work space included for artists"You've seen it happen in other neighborhoods such as South Street," said Brian
At 4050 Apartments, affordable live-work space included for artists
Philly.com / Posted 11 minutes ago
"You've seen it happen in other neighborhoods such as South Street," said Brian Bazemore, an artist who has lived in Mantua for more than 20 years. "Artists are the people who bring change to neighborhoods, and they are the ones who are eventually... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Famed investor Carl Icahn feeling oil painNEW YORK -- Carl Ichan, whose reputation as a successful businessman made him a
Famed investor Carl Icahn feeling oil pain
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 11 minutes ago
NEW YORK -- Carl Ichan, whose reputation as a successful businessman made him a talking point of Donald Trump's presidential bid, is taking a beating in his energy investments. Shares of Oklahoma City-based oil and gas producer Chesapeake Energy... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Kansas Senate panel approves budget changes; KPERS, KU targetedThe Children’s Initiative Fund would retain its current structure, a rebuff of
Kansas Senate panel approves budget changes; KPERS, KU targeted
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 11 minutes ago
The Children’s Initiative Fund would retain its current structure, a rebuff of a proposal from Gov. Sam Brownback, but the governor would be able to delay pension payments to generate cash for the state under legislation approved Monday by the... Read more
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express
Randgold Resourese, BT, Jaguar Land Rover, Imagination TechnologiesCity news: RANDGOLD Resources rewarded investors with a 10 per cent dividend
Randgold Resourese, BT, Jaguar Land Rover, Imagination Technologies
express / Posted 12 minutes ago
City news: RANDGOLD Resources rewarded investors with a 10 per cent dividend hike after record production last year, despite falling metal prices. Randgold Resources gave investors... Read more
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The Age
Futures point to opening diveWaves of selling pushed US bank shares to the lowest since 2013 and left the Na
Futures point to opening dive
The Age / Posted 13 minutes ago
Waves of selling pushed US bank shares to the lowest since 2013 and left the Nasdaq within spitting distance of a bear market. Photo: Michael Nagle Local shares are poised to open lower as tech and bank shares fell overseas, amid heightening global... Read more
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