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WI batting collapse ensures NZ win first Test by an innings

WI batting collapse ensures NZ win first Test by an innings

His replacement, Tom Blundell , gave a good account of himself, scoring an unbeaten 107 on debut in the first Test at Basin Reserve - the first Kiwi wicketkeeper to do so. The inclusion of Southee ...

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Marathon Petroleum (MPC) Lowered to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research

The Westwood Management Corp holds 424,650 shares with $64.11M value, down from 428,150 last quarter. Town And Country Fincl Bank And Tru Company Dba First Bankers Tru Company owns 1.32% invested in M...

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SPDR S&P 1500 Momentum Tilt ETF (MMTM) Rises 0.4305% for Dec 4

As always, the values may need to be adjusted based on the specific stock and market. With the stock market still riding high, bear market scenarios may not be at the forefront of the average invest...

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Third Avenue Management LLC Increases Position in Vornado Realty Trust (VNO)

There are brokerage firms with lower targets than the average, including one setting a price target of $31. In other Physicians Realty Trust news, insider Jeffrey Theiler purchased 5,634 shares of P...

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Summit Financial Group Inc. Invests $2.87 Million in Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)

Microsoft Corp now has $625.50B valuation. The stock decreased 3.93% or $3.31 during the last trading session, reaching $80.95. About 37.15 million shares traded or 86.42% up from the average. Among 4...

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Commodities Buzz: Private Sector Growth Momentum of China Improves in November

Commodities Buzz: Private Sector Growth Momentum of China Improves in November

IHS Markit's final composite Purchasing Managers' Index for the euro zone, seen as a good guide to growth, was confirmed at an earlier flash reading of 57.5, up from October's 56. "Uncertainty about t...

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Driving test changes: 4 December 2017

Driving test changes: 4 December 2017

New test subjects will let out a collective sigh of relief as gone is the infamously tricky three point turn, or turn in a road as the DVSA refer to it. The 4 driving test changes1. But the changes ...

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Starbucks Shanghai Lets Customers Tour Its Store Using AR

Starbucks Shanghai Lets Customers Tour Its Store Using AR

For now at least, China's developing cafe culture is likely to be more a boost than burden for big names like Starbucks. It's the first Starbucks Reserve Roastery - the company's new retail offering...

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The Truepoint Inc. Acquires 3007 Shares of Bank of America Corp (BAC)

The Truepoint Inc. Acquires 3007 Shares of Bank of America Corp (BAC)

Among active positions in the latest quarter, 824 holders increased their positions by a total of 940.88 million shares, 814 holders decreased the positions by a total of 283.55 million shares, and 22...

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Stocks that can influence your investment: The Coca-Cola Company (KO)

Stocks that can influence your investment: The Coca-Cola Company (KO)

Goldman Sachs Group set a $45.00 price target on Coca-Cola (NYSE:KO) in a research note released on Wednesday, November 15th. It has underperformed by 17.65% the S&P500. Susquehanna has "Neutral" rati...

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South Africa's Ramaphosa gets most nominations ahead of ANC leadership vote

South Africa's Ramaphosa gets most nominations ahead of ANC leadership vote

South Africa's rand weakened early on Monday as the leadership race for the new leader of the ruling African National Congress gathered momentum, with the largest voting bloc expected to signal its ...

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Apple Begrudgingly Agrees to Pay Ireland Nearly $15 Billion in Back Taxes

Apple Begrudgingly Agrees to Pay Ireland Nearly $15 Billion in Back Taxes

As a result of both parties contesting the ruling, the matter is now awaiting a European Court of Justice decision, and the money will be paid into the escrow account in the interim. Back in 2016, the...

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Cisco Systems (CSCO) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Royal Bank Of Canada

Coach Inc now has $11.34B valuation. Its opening price on the last trading day was $37.3. About 42,076 shares traded. Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) has risen 26.75% since December 4, 2016 and is uptrendi...

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SEC Freezes Assets of PlexCoin ICO Organizer, Halts $15 Million Scam

SEC Freezes Assets of PlexCoin ICO Organizer, Halts $15 Million Scam

The SEC says in a release that it has obtained an emergency asset freeze to halt an initial coin offering fraud that raised up to US$15 million from thousands of investors since August. Lacroix pr...

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Bank stocks favoured over tech as tax bill makes headway

Bank stocks favoured over tech as tax bill makes headway

The S&P 500 banks index surged 3.0 percent, while the Dow Jones Transport Average jumped 2.8 percent. The pullback by the Nasdaq partly reflected concerns that technology companies will not bene...

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Rosenberg will step down while investigation unfolds

Rosenberg will step down while investigation unfolds

Meanwhile, several Democrats have indicated their intention to serve in Rosenberg's place while the investigation moves forward. "I have repeatedly made clear that Bryon was to have no influence on ...

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The Wait Is Finally Over! Amazon Launches Down Under

The Wait Is Finally Over! Amazon Launches Down Under

Amazon Australia at launch has a pretty good range including Chromebooks from $289.23 for the Asus C202SA which should make everyone a bit happier about Chromebook availability in Australia . Ama...

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Apple aims to design its own iPhone chips

Apple aims to design its own iPhone chips

Analysts reckon Dialog derives more than half its revenue from supplying Apple with power management integrated circuits (PMICs). The company has previously tried to play down those concerns. Dialog...

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Broadcom Takes First Step Toward a Hostile Takeover of Qualcomm

Broadcom Takes First Step Toward a Hostile Takeover of Qualcomm

The San Diego company also cited a number of problems with Broadcom's offer, including regulatory issues, lack of financing and uncertainty surrounding Broadcom's move from Singapore to San Jose. ...

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Toys R Us confirms store closures as MPs scrutinise failing chains

Toys R Us confirms store closures as MPs scrutinise failing chains

The retailer said the branches, which represent about a third of its 84 permanent United Kingdom stores, will close from spring next year. Toys R Us trades from big warehouse-like out-of-town stores...

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Treasury cracks down on Bitcoin amid tax evasion concerns

Treasury cracks down on Bitcoin amid tax evasion concerns

Stephen Barclay, the economic secretary to the Treasury, wrote in a Parliamentary answer: "The UK government is now negotiating amendments to the anti-money laundering directive that will bring virtua...

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USA approves bitcoin futures but Brits plan regulatory crackdown

USA approves bitcoin futures but Brits plan regulatory crackdown

The settlement price, to be called the CF Bitcoin Reference Rate, will be based on the volume-weighted average price of trades between 3:59 p.m. and 4 p.m. "Given the unprecedented interest in bitco...

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Co-op to sell food after 'best before' date to beat waste

Co-op to sell food after 'best before' date to beat waste

But it anticipates its initiative has the potential to save at least two metric tonnes from being wasted every year. "[In the U.S.] expiration dates on food are not required by any federal law, alth...

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The Winklevoss Twins Now Bitcoin Billionaires

The Winklevoss Twins Now Bitcoin Billionaires

Cryptocurrencies including Bitcoin, Ethereum , and Lightcoin have seen unprecedented growth in 2017, despite remaining extremely volatile. Former Olympic rowers Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss disclos...

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National Cookie Day 2017: Where to Find Freebies & Deals

National Cookie Day 2017: Where to Find Freebies & Deals

FYI: Greater Cincinnati's sole Cinnabon location is inside Tri-County Mall. The most popular, like sugar, oatmeal and chocolate chip, each have their own national day. Cookie Day is Coming! Acco...

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Facebook 'committed' to United Kingdom as it announces 800 more jobs in London

Facebook 'committed' to United Kingdom as it announces 800 more jobs in London

Today, Facebook has continued its investment in the United Kingdom with the opening of its new office Rathbone Place, and the significant expansion of its team in London . Media reports also suggest ...

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Golden Krust CEO dead from self-inflicted gunshot wound

Golden Krust CEO dead from self-inflicted gunshot wound

In Hawthorne's last post on Facebook, dated November 28, 2017, the Golden Krust CEO said he was always in search of the next honest means to make a dollar. "I want to be the next McDonald's", Hawtho...

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Mixed Sales Bag for "Big 3" in November

Targetted deals " Vehicle sales are much stronger now than in the spring and summer", said Jonathan Smoke, chief economist for Cox Automotive, which owns car-shopping websites including Kelley Blue B...

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Why NatWest is closing its Gorleston High Street branch

Why NatWest is closing its Gorleston High Street branch

A Treasury spokeswoman said: "The decision to open and close branches is a commercial decision taken by the management team of each bank". The closure means the nearest NatWest branch to those in Ou...

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McDonald's 'refuses to serve woman because she's wearing a hijab'

McDonald's 'refuses to serve woman because she's wearing a hijab'

I'm sad however would you be able to please say it?' The student, 19, who asked to remain anonymous, has spoken of her fury at what happened, claiming she was told her hijab was a security threat. A...

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