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Local 10 Miami
Hershey crashes 11% after chocolate merger talks endNEW YORK (CNNMoney) - So much for that much-hyped chocolate marriage between He
Hershey crashes 11% after chocolate merger talks end
Local 10 Miami / Posted moments ago
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - So much for that much-hyped chocolate marriage between Hershey and Cadbury. Hershey's stock crashed 11% Monday evening after Cadbury owner Mondelez revealed it's no longer pursuing a deal to acquire the iconic American... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Gold - What Happens Next?What happens next depends on whether or not the FED includes gold and gold stoc
Gold - What Happens Next?
Zero Hedge / Posted a minute ago
What happens next depends on whether or not the FED includes gold and gold stocks in the basket of assets they buy for the next phase of QE. Sometime late this year or early next they will start outright purchases of corporate bonds and... Read more
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WDIO Duluth
Commercial Drones Clear for Takeoff Thanks to New FAA RegulationsMonday marked a watershed moment for the aviation industry. The Federal Aviati
Commercial Drones Clear for Takeoff Thanks to New FAA Regulations
WDIO Duluth / Posted a minute ago
Monday marked a watershed moment for the aviation industry. The Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) new rule, known as Part 107, took effect and lifted many expensive and time-consuming requirements for commercial industries. "As drone... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Oreo cookie maker Mondelez abandons bid for HersheyREUTERS: Mondelez International Inc said it was "no longer pursuing" the acquis
Oreo cookie maker Mondelez abandons bid for Hershey
Channel NewsAsia / Posted a minute ago
REUTERS: Mondelez International Inc said it was "no longer pursuing" the acquisition of Hershey Co , a month after the Pennsylvania Attorney General's office unveiled the terms of a reform deal with the trust that controls Hershey. Shares of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US consumer spending data boosts Wall Street sharesNEW YORK: Wall Street registered solid gains on Monday (Aug 29) on signs of fir
US consumer spending data boosts Wall Street shares
Channel NewsAsia / Posted a minute ago
NEW YORK: Wall Street registered solid gains on Monday (Aug 29) on signs of firm US consumer spending and rising expectations that the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates as soon as late September. The banking sector, which benefits from... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
United Airlines hires No. 2 at American to be its presidentREUTERS: United Continental Holdings Inc has hired the No. 2 executive at rival
United Airlines hires No. 2 at American to be its president
Channel NewsAsia / Posted a minute ago
REUTERS: United Continental Holdings Inc has hired the No. 2 executive at rival American Airlines Group Inc , Scott Kirby, to be its president, the companies said on Monday. The move, effective immediately, is the latest attempt by United's... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Sycamore Partners confirms bid for bankrupt AeropostaleSAN FRANCISCO: Sycamore Partners on Monday confirmed it submitted a bid for Aer
Sycamore Partners confirms bid for bankrupt Aeropostale
Channel NewsAsia / Posted a minute ago
SAN FRANCISCO: Sycamore Partners on Monday confirmed it submitted a bid for Aeropostale Inc after a judge issued an opinion rejecting the teen-focused retailer's attempt to block an offer and blame its bankruptcy on the private equity... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Brazil's Camargo Correa chairman quits amid asset salesSAO PAULO: Vítor Sarquis Hallack has stepped down as chairman of Camargo Correa
Brazil's Camargo Correa chairman quits amid asset sales
Channel NewsAsia / Posted a minute ago
SAO PAULO: Vítor Sarquis Hallack has stepped down as chairman of Camargo Correa SA as the investment holding company that controls the construction firm engulfed in the country's worst corruption scandal exits some business segments. Camargo Correa,... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Australian innovation lags behind Ireland and NZWhat does New Zealand have in common with Iceland? Both outrank Australia in in
Australian innovation lags behind Ireland and NZ
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 minutes ago
What does New Zealand have in common with Iceland? Both outrank Australia in innovation. In fact, Australia lags well behind the likes of Japan, Canada and Finland. What does New Zealand have in common with Iceland? Both outrank Australia in the... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
High-rise apartments are bad to live in and bad for society, says respected architectAustralia is building too many poor-quality high-rise apartment towers that are
High-rise apartments are bad to live in and bad for society, says respected architect
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 minutes ago
Australia is building too many poor-quality high-rise apartment towers that are alienating to live in and have low environmental performance, one of the nation's most widely respected residential architects has warned. Australia is building too many... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Second Gold Rush at Hill End?Has prospector found a billion-dollar gold seam near Hill End? HIGH HOPES: Gra
Second Gold Rush at Hill End?
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 minutes ago
Has prospector found a billion-dollar gold seam near Hill End? HIGH HOPES: Grasmont Exploration and Mining Pty Ltd director Ian Morwood with some of the papers related to a possible gold seam near Hill End. 082816ian A MODERN-DAY prospector... Read more
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News 8000
Hershey crashes 11% after chocolate merger talks endSo much for that much-hyped chocolate marriage between Hershey and Cadbury. He
Hershey crashes 11% after chocolate merger talks end
News 8000 / Posted 2 minutes ago
So much for that much-hyped chocolate marriage between Hershey and Cadbury. Hershey's stock crashed 11% Monday evening after Cadbury owner Mondelez revealed it's no longer pursuing a deal to acquire the iconic American chocolate maker. In June,... Read more
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Fortune
Here's Why This Analyst Says It's Time to Close Out of NetflixFor investors who still think it’s a good idea to buy Netflix, an analyst who j
Here's Why This Analyst Says It's Time to Close Out of Netflix
Fortune / Posted 3 minutes ago
For investors who still think it’s a good idea to buy Netflix, an analyst who just initiated coverage says they’re forgetting one key thing: It’s not the only game in town. Victor Anthony at Axiom Capital Management initiated coverage video on... Read more
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USA Today
Hershey and maker of Oreos kiss off merger dealIn a case of bittersweet sorrow, Hershey shares fell more than 11% in afterhour
Hershey and maker of Oreos kiss off merger deal
USA Today / Posted 3 minutes ago
In a case of bittersweet sorrow, Hershey shares fell more than 11% in afterhours trading Monday after Mondelez International kissed off a potential deal with the famous chocolate bar maker. Mondelez, the East Hanover, N.J.-based maker of Nabisco and... Read more
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NZCity
Kiwi lifts as dairy recoversThe New Zealand dollar has risen as traders await economic data that may provid
Kiwi lifts as dairy recovers
NZCity / Posted 3 minutes ago
The New Zealand dollar has risen as traders await economic data that may provide clues to the timing of US interest rate hikes after US Federal Reserve officials revived expectations of a move this year. The kiwi traded at US72.54 cents at 8am on... Read more
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The Young Witness
Australian innovation lags behind Ireland and NZWhat does New Zealand have in common with Iceland? Both outrank Australia in in
Australian innovation lags behind Ireland and NZ
The Young Witness / Posted 4 minutes ago
What does New Zealand have in common with Iceland? Both outrank Australia in innovation. In fact, Australia lags well behind the likes of Japan, Canada and Finland. What does New Zealand have in common with Iceland? Both outrank Australia in the... Read more
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The Young Witness
Travellers warned overseas credit-card fraud is up, especially in the USCzarlette Menzagopian was on her honeymoon in Miami last year when the credit c
Travellers warned overseas credit-card fraud is up, especially in the US
The Young Witness / Posted 4 minutes ago
Czarlette Menzagopian was on her honeymoon in Miami last year when the credit card she shares with her husband was skimmed. The 28-year-old conference-and-events manager doesn't know how it happened, but she knew something was wrong when she could... Read more
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The Young Witness
High-rise apartments are bad to live in and bad for society, says respected architectAustralia is building too many poor-quality high-rise apartment towers that are
High-rise apartments are bad to live in and bad for society, says respected architect
The Young Witness / Posted 4 minutes ago
Australia is building too many poor-quality high-rise apartment towers that are alienating to live in and have low environmental performance, one of the nation's most widely respected residential architects has warned. Australia is building too many... Read more
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The Young Witness
Fit to burst: Four local schools operating above capacityBooming enrolments have 180 NSW schools operating above capacity, it has been r
Fit to burst: Four local schools operating above capacity
The Young Witness / Posted 4 minutes ago
Booming enrolments have 180 NSW schools operating above capacity, it has been revealed BOOM TIMES: Bathurst MP Paul Toole at Perthville Public School recently. Photo: SUPPLIED FOUR Bathurst region public schools are currently operating above... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Commercial drone regulations take effect Monday'Willy Wonka' star Gene Wilder dies at age 83'Willy Wonka' star Gene Wilder die
Commercial drone regulations take effect Monday
Hawaii News Now / Posted 4 minutes ago
'Willy Wonka' star Gene Wilder dies at age 83'Willy Wonka' star Gene Wilder dies at age 83 Gene Wilder, longtime actor, screenwriter, director, author and popular movie star of Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory fame, has died. Gene Wilder was... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Generic EpiPen coming in 'several weeks''Willy Wonka' star Gene Wilder dies at age 83'Willy Wonka' star Gene Wilder die
Generic EpiPen coming in 'several weeks'
Hawaii News Now / Posted 4 minutes ago
'Willy Wonka' star Gene Wilder dies at age 83'Willy Wonka' star Gene Wilder dies at age 83 Gene Wilder, longtime actor, screenwriter, director, author and popular movie star of Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory fame, has died. Gene Wilder was... Read more
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Dundas Star News
Weiner’s wife, a Clinton aide, dumps him amid new scandalOn July 3, 2016, Canada’s oldest thoroughbred horse race, and North America’s l
Weiner’s wife, a Clinton aide, dumps him amid new scandal
Dundas Star News / Posted 4 minutes ago
On July 3, 2016, Canada’s oldest thoroughbred horse race, and North America’s longest continuously... Question: I have been appointed the executor of my parent’s estate with my sibling. He... Summer might be winding down, but the city of Toronto is... Read more
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The Age
A bumpy road for Mark Bouris and YBRIt has not been a great year for shareholders in Yellow Brick Road, and the sam
A bumpy road for Mark Bouris and YBR
The Age / Posted 7 minutes ago
It has not been a great year for shareholders in Yellow Brick Road, and the same goes for the pay packet of its executive chairman - and reality TV star - Mark Bouris. YBR listed five years ago, and after taking the fight to banks in the 1990s with... Read more
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Market Watch
The stock market has already picked the next U.S. presidentThe GOP is traditionally known as the party of Wall Street, but this year inves
The stock market has already picked the next U.S. president
Market Watch / Posted 7 minutes ago
The GOP is traditionally known as the party of Wall Street, but this year investors, for the most part, are betting against its standard bearer. “The market appears to have decided that not only [Hillary] Clinton will win, but that it won’t be... Read more
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Market Watch
Hershey shares plunge as Mondelez drops its $23 billion purchase bidMondelez International Inc. has ended talks regarding a possible acquisition of
Hershey shares plunge as Mondelez drops its $23 billion purchase bid
Market Watch / Posted 7 minutes ago
Mondelez International Inc. has ended talks regarding a possible acquisition of Hershey Co., saying it determined there was “no actionable path forward” amid recent shareholder developments at the chocolate maker. Mondelez made a roughly $23 billion... Read more
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Market Watch
The new master bedroom and the best foods to buy in bulkHappy Monday, MarketWatchers! We hope you had nice weekends. Catch up on today’
The new master bedroom and the best foods to buy in bulk
Market Watch / Posted 7 minutes ago
Happy Monday, MarketWatchers! We hope you had nice weekends. Catch up on today’s top stories in personal finance. Personal FinanceThe surprising way shopping at luxury stores alters your personality 10 beach towns where real estate is a... Read more
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Market Watch
S&P’s new real-estate sector an unnecessary headache, says Laszlo BirinyiReal estate will become the S&P 500’s 11th sector next month. Market historian
S&P’s new real-estate sector an unnecessary headache, says Laszlo Birinyi
Market Watch / Posted 7 minutes ago
Real estate will become the S&P 500’s 11th sector next month. Market historian and money manager Laszlo Birinyi isn’t applauding. Birinyi, in a Monday note, characterized the move as aimed more “to the benefit of the vendor and not the... Read more
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Market Watch
Hershey wanted at least $125 a share from MondelezMondelez International Inc. ended its bid to acquire Hershey Co. after the fame
Hershey wanted at least $125 a share from Mondelez
Market Watch / Posted 7 minutes ago
Mondelez International Inc. ended its bid to acquire Hershey Co. after the famed chocolate-bar maker rebuffed a new takeover offer and indicated it would be difficult to strike a deal before next year. Mondelez said in a statement after the market... Read more
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Market Watch
Nordstrom to sell J. Crew merchandiseNordstrom Inc. JWN, +2.32% said Monday that it will begin selling an edited ass
Nordstrom to sell J. Crew merchandise
Market Watch / Posted 7 minutes ago
Nordstrom Inc. JWN, +2.32% said Monday that it will begin selling an edited assortment of J. Crew merchandise at Nordstrom full-line stores and online starting Sept. 12. Items will include women's apparel and accessories, with petites available... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
A bumpy road for Mark Bouris and YBRIt has not been a great year for shareholders in Yellow Brick Road, and the sam
A bumpy road for Mark Bouris and YBR
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 minutes ago
It has not been a great year for shareholders in Yellow Brick Road, and the same goes for the pay packet of its executive chairman - and reality TV star - Mark Bouris. YBR listed five years ago, and after taking the fight to banks in the 1990s with... Read more
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