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U.S. economy seen as safe haven in chaotic worldContrary to the ominous picture painted by Donald Trump, America has once again
U.S. economy seen as safe haven in chaotic world
News 8000 / Posted a minute ago
Contrary to the ominous picture painted by Donald Trump, America has once again emerged as a port of safety for investors navigating the stormy world. The U.S. stock market is sitting near record highs and the Dow is up an incredible 3,100 points... Read more
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Fortune
How Two Women Selling Deodorant Won Big on ‘Shark Tank’It takes chutzpah to stand before the bigwig panel on ABC’s reality show Shark
How Two Women Selling Deodorant Won Big on ‘Shark Tank’
Fortune / Posted a minute ago
It takes chutzpah to stand before the bigwig panel on ABC’s reality show Shark Tank and take their withering criticism without flinching. Or, importantly, breaking a sweat. And for the founder of a natural deodorant company, PiperWai, that’s a good... Read more
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Fortune
Here's How Much AMC Will Pay to Build the World's Largest Movie Theater ChainMovie theatre company AMC Entertainment amc offered it’s “best and final” bid t
Here's How Much AMC Will Pay to Build the World's Largest Movie Theater Chain
Fortune / Posted a minute ago
Movie theatre company AMC Entertainment amc offered it’s “best and final” bid to for Carmike Cinemas ckec Monday, in a bid to win over some of the latter’s most important shareholders. In a press release, AMC wrote that it would offer Carmike... Read more
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NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls
Verizon Buys Yahoo for $4.83B, Marking End of an EraSAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billion, marking the end
Verizon Buys Yahoo for $4.83B, Marking End of an Era
NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls / Posted 2 minutes ago
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billion, marking the end of an era for a company that once defined the internet. The sale announced Monday marks the second time in two years that Verizon has snapped up the remains of a fallen... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Making failure pay: Marissa Mayer could get $55-million severance for not turning Yahoo aroundYahoo as we know it is soon to be no more. Its “core assets”— the information w
Making failure pay: Marissa Mayer could get $55-million severance for not turning Yahoo around
Los Angeles Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
Yahoo as we know it is soon to be no more. Its “core assets”— the information websites and email service that most people have come to think of as Yahoo— will be sold to Verizon for $4.8 billion, about a tenth of the price Microsoft offered for the... Read more
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NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls
Oregon Timber Harvest Slips Below 4 Billion Board FeetPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - Oregon's timber harvest has declined for the second year
Oregon Timber Harvest Slips Below 4 Billion Board Feet
NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls / Posted 2 minutes ago
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - Oregon's timber harvest has declined for the second year in a row. The Oregon Department of Forestry said Monday the 3.79 billion board feet harvested in 2015 represents an 8 percent decline from the year before. Brandon... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Why have upscale retailer Nordstrom and other apparel giants lost their luster?In mid-August of last year, warning signs at the Seattle headquarters of Nordst
Why have upscale retailer Nordstrom and other apparel giants lost their luster?
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 4 minutes ago
In mid-August of last year, warning signs at the Seattle headquarters of Nordstrom Inc. first became apparent. Up to that point, the upscale apparel retailer, with $14 billion in annual sales, had enjoyed several years of steady sales growth and... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
LIRR: Year-round weekend service on North Fork will be restoredLong Island Rail Road officials announced Monday year-round weekend train servi
LIRR: Year-round weekend service on North Fork will be restored
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted 5 minutes ago
Long Island Rail Road officials announced Monday year-round weekend train service between Penn Station and Greenport will be restored. LIRR president Patrick Nowakowski said the restored services will be included in a financial plan that the... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Gas prices under $2 getting more common again around JacksonvilleGas prices have fallen to their lowest point at this date in 12 years . And mor
Gas prices under $2 getting more common again around Jacksonville
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 5 minutes ago
Gas prices have fallen to their lowest point at this date in 12 years . And more gas stations around Jacksonville are dropping prices below $2 a gallon and further. GasBuddy.com showed more than 30 stations charging $1.95 or less Monday... Read more
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EuroNews
Nintendo Pokemon share frenzy wiltsAfter doubling in value due to the popularity of Pokemon GO, Nintendo’s shares
Nintendo Pokemon share frenzy wilts
EuroNews / Posted 6 minutes ago
After doubling in value due to the popularity of Pokemon GO, Nintendo’s shares have tumbled after the company pointed out the smash-hit game would have only “limited” benefit for its earnings. It neither makes, nor owns, Pokémon Go though it does... Read more
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The Irish Times
Ryanair responds to Brexit by shifting growth to Europe from UKThe airline said yesterday that it was planning to cut capacity and frequency o
Ryanair responds to Brexit by shifting growth to Europe from UK
The Irish Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
The airline said yesterday that it was planning to cut capacity and frequency on routes out of London Stansted Airport this winter in an immediate step towards moving growth from the UK to Europe. Chief financial officer, Neil Sorahan, said that it... Read more
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The Irish Times
Analysis: Profits grow at Ryanair but so does uncertaintyRyanair grew profits by 4 per cent to €256 million in the three months to the e
Analysis: Profits grow at Ryanair but so does uncertainty
The Irish Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
Ryanair grew profits by 4 per cent to €256 million in the three months to the end of June, but has to cope with growing uncertainty in its biggest market, the UK, after the country’s electorate voted to leave the EU. As a result, chief executive... Read more
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Market Watch
What to watch for in Under Armour earningsUnder Armour Inc. is expected to report second-quarter earnings on Tuesday befo
What to watch for in Under Armour earnings
Market Watch / Posted 6 minutes ago
Under Armour Inc. is expected to report second-quarter earnings on Tuesday before the opening bell. The athletic wear and accessories company on May 31 cut its sales outlook for the full year to $4.93 billion from $5 billion in light of The Sports... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Verizon buys Yahoo for $4.8 billion; CEO Marissa Mayer says she isn’t leavingIt’s all but over for Yahoo Inc. The Sunnyvale internet company, once a key gu
Verizon buys Yahoo for $4.8 billion; CEO Marissa Mayer says she isn’t leaving
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 6 minutes ago
It’s all but over for Yahoo Inc. The Sunnyvale internet company, once a key guide to the World Wide Web, announced Monday that telecommunications giant Verizon Communications Inc. will buy its core assets for $4.83 billion. The sale comes after a... Read more
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Market Watch
Wage growth may be about to reach seven-year highForget the Federal Reserve meeting and second-quarter gross domestic product. T
Wage growth may be about to reach seven-year high
Market Watch / Posted 6 minutes ago
Forget the Federal Reserve meeting and second-quarter gross domestic product. The biggest news this week could be a relatively obscure indicator —the employment cost index for the second quarter — to be released by the Labor Department on... Read more
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Market Watch
Don’t cry for Yahoo--the stock has raced past previous leaders of the dot-com eraOld school technology investors shouldn’t shed a tear for Yahoo Inc., for havin
Don’t cry for Yahoo--the stock has raced past previous leaders of the dot-com era
Market Watch / Posted 6 minutes ago
Old school technology investors shouldn’t shed a tear for Yahoo Inc., for having to sell off its core internet business for a fraction of what it was once worth. Instead, they should cheer how well the stock has done relative to other previous... Read more
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Market Watch
How home construction is reverting to the mean, in one chartAre single-family homes making a comeback? Since the recession, home builders
How home construction is reverting to the mean, in one chart
Market Watch / Posted 6 minutes ago
Are single-family homes making a comeback? Since the recession, home builders have been wary about ramping up construction to levels they ran at even before the bubble era. They’ve focused on construction of multifamily, rather than single-family,... Read more
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chroniclelive
Ryanair to reduce flights from UK - but what does it mean for Newcastle routes?But bosses said on Monday the decision by Britain to quit the European Union wa
Ryanair to reduce flights from UK - but what does it mean for Newcastle routes?
chroniclelive / Posted 7 minutes ago
But bosses said on Monday the decision by Britain to quit the European Union was “a surprise and a disappointment”, adding: “We will pivot our growth away from UK airports and focus more on growing at our EU airports over the next two years. “This... Read more
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Salon.com
What Verizon’s acquisition means for Yahoo usersNEW YORK (AP) — If you have a Yahoo email account or regularly visit services l
What Verizon’s acquisition means for Yahoo users
Salon.com / Posted 7 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) — If you have a Yahoo email account or regularly visit services like Yahoo Finance and Yahoo Sports, you might be wondering what will happen to the once-venerable brand once Verizon takes over. Nothing will change in the short term,... Read more
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Investopedia
Good Credit? Try This Credit Card AlternativePersonal loans are quickly becoming the borrowing option of choice for people w
Good Credit? Try This Credit Card Alternative
Investopedia / Posted 7 minutes ago
Personal loans are quickly becoming the borrowing option of choice for people who need cash but want a credit card alternative. An analysis from TransUnion found that lenders issued more than $30 billion in personal loans over the first three... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
What the Verizon purchase means for Yahoo email, finance and sports usersIf you have a Yahoo email account or regularly visit services like Yahoo Financ
What the Verizon purchase means for Yahoo email, finance and sports users
Dallas Morning News / Posted 9 minutes ago
If you have a Yahoo email account or regularly visit services like Yahoo Finance and Yahoo Sports, you might be wondering what will happen to the once-venerable brand once Verizon takes over. Nothing will change in the short term, but neither... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Appeals court blames founder for Montana club's bankruptcyBILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - An appeals court has reversed a lower court's ruling tha
Appeals court blames founder for Montana club's bankruptcy
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 10 minutes ago
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - An appeals court has reversed a lower court's ruling that reduced the damages owed by a former billionaire real estate mogul in the bankruptcy of a Montana resort for the ultrarich. The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals... Read more
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Business Standard India
Nilekani backs hyperlocal e-commerce start-up 10i CommerceInvests Rs 25-30 crore in the Bengaluru start-up, his first in an e-commerce fi
Nilekani backs hyperlocal e-commerce start-up 10i Commerce
Business Standard India / Posted 12 minutes ago
Invests Rs 25-30 crore in the Bengaluru start-up, his first in an e-commerce firm Infosys co-founder Nandan Nilekani has backed 10i Commerce Services, an e-commerce start-up, which is... Read more
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Business Standard India
Martin Feldstein: America's exploding deficitTwo recent pieces of budget news are a grim reminder of the perilous state of f
Martin Feldstein: America's exploding deficit
Business Standard India / Posted 12 minutes ago
Two recent pieces of budget news are a grim reminder of the perilous state of fiscal policy in the United States. President Barack Obama's Office of Management and Budget announced that the federal government's deficit this financial year will be... Read more
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Business Standard India
'India should encourage more FDI, ease labour restrictions'Interview of Professor Lars Peter Hansen, the David Rockefeller Distinguished S
'India should encourage more FDI, ease labour restrictions'
Business Standard India / Posted 12 minutes ago
Interview of Professor Lars Peter Hansen, the David Rockefeller Distinguished Service Professor of economics at the University of Chicago and 2013 recipient of the Nobel Prize in... Read more
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Island Packet
Yahoo's evolution from rising to fading internet starStanford University computer graduate students Jerry Yang and David Filo begin
Yahoo's evolution from rising to fading internet star
Island Packet / Posted 12 minutes ago
Stanford University computer graduate students Jerry Yang and David Filo begin compiling "David's and Jerry's Guide to the World Wide Web" in a trailer on campus. Within a few months, they change the name to "Yet Another Hierarchical Officious... Read more
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ajc.com
Savannah port business declinesRarely does the port of Savannah — one of the state’s major economic engines —
Savannah port business declines
ajc.com / Posted 12 minutes ago
Rarely does the port of Savannah — one of the state’s major economic engines — do less business than the year before. Last year, though, was the second time in 15 years that fewer containers passed through the Garden City Terminal. The Georgia Ports... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Is craft beer on its way out?Americans have been increasingly thirsty for craft beer in recent years, as con
Is craft beer on its way out?
Greenwich Time / Posted 14 minutes ago
Americans have been increasingly thirsty for craft beer in recent years, as consumers buck the big brands in favor of small labels. But is that trend reversing? A new report, published this morning by CBS News, says craft beer sales are only up 6... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
West Virginia offering millions for flood-damaged businessesCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - The state is making millions of dollars in minigrants
West Virginia offering millions for flood-damaged businesses
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 15 minutes ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - The state is making millions of dollars in minigrants available for small businesses damaged by deadly floods last month. Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin announced Monday that grants up to $10,000 will be awarded to small businesses... Read more
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Daily Herald
What Verizon's acquisition means for Yahoo usersNEW YORK -- If you have a Yahoo email account or regularly visit services like
What Verizon's acquisition means for Yahoo users
Daily Herald / Posted 15 minutes ago
NEW YORK -- If you have a Yahoo email account or regularly visit services like Yahoo Finance and Yahoo Sports, you might be wondering what will happen to the once-venerable brand once Verizon takes over. Nothing will change in the short term, but... Read more
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