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Meryl Streep set to join cast of Big Little Lies season 2

Meryl Streep set to join cast of Big Little Lies season 2

She'll be playing the mother of Perry Wright, the abusive husband played by Alexander Skarsgård , who, well, let's just say, didn't have a great season one. Per HBO, the subversive, darkly comedic dr...

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Starbucks key gross sales determine disappoints; shares fall

Starbucks key gross sales determine disappoints; shares fall

M&R Capital Management Incorporated invested in 0.01% or 860 shares. Trading volume, or volume, is the number of shares or contracts that point towards the overall activity of a security or market for...

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Do You Own Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) Shares?

Do You Own Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) Shares?

It has outperformed by 20.93% the S&P500. Sfe Investment Counsel decreased its stake in Conocophillips (COP) by 28.9% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The rating was mainta...

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December's new home sales rate down 9.3 percent from November

December's new home sales rate down 9.3 percent from November

Sales of U.S. newly-constructed homes fell more than projected in December, showing the housing market recovery might return to a moderate pace at the end of the year, the U.S. "Home builders do sense...

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Charts to Know: GE's $6.2 Billion Charge Probed by SEC

Charts to Know: GE's $6.2 Billion Charge Probed by SEC

About 1.00 million shares traded or 36.78% up from the average. CAPITAL WORLD INVESTORS also announced increased position in General Electric Company (GE) during the quarter. The company's chief f...

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Facebook shares rise; tech giant acquires ID authentication start-up

Facebook shares rise; tech giant acquires ID authentication start-up

Facebook has acquired Confirm, a startup with technology that specializes in remotely verifying government-issued IDs, like driver's licenses. The startup revealed the acquisition in a notice posted...

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Eagles Fans Donate To Mike Zimmer's Foundation, Apologize For Bad Behavior

Eagles Fans Donate To Mike Zimmer's Foundation, Apologize For Bad Behavior

Vikings supporters are organizing mass revenge mission against Eagles fans for Super Bowl weekend, with the plots representing payback for the rude welcome they received last Sunday in the City ...

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Trump denies 'false rumor' of strained UK, US relations

Trump denies 'false rumor' of strained UK, US relations

French President Emmanuel Macron told RTS channel that he had "strongly recommended" to Trump to attend the Davos forum during a recent phone conversation they had on Iran ... After it was ann...

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Draghi Clears Path for Euro Economy in 2018 as Momentum Builds

Draghi Clears Path for Euro Economy in 2018 as Momentum Builds

Basically, the market is now creating pressure to bring the US trade deficit down (which, by implication, means the rise in the USA fiscal deficit would need to be funded domestically). Any exchange r...

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Facebook Will Change Your News Feed Just By Asking 2 Questions

Facebook Will Change Your News Feed Just By Asking 2 Questions

The social network said Thursday that it's overhauling the news feed prioritize posts from family and friends, as opposed to ones from brands and publishers. The survey will affect how much credence...

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Tesla in self-driving mode crashes into fire engine

Tesla in self-driving mode crashes into fire engine

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is sending a team of investigators to California to evaluate the crash and "assess lessons learned", the agency said. The Model S Autopilot is ...

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Autographs and fruit threats as Trump strides into Davos

Autographs and fruit threats as Trump strides into Davos

Earlier this month, Trump cancelled a trip to London to open a new US embassy in another sign of strained relations with one of the closest USA allies. "But I can tell you it's true", Trump told repor...

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Macron at Davos: EU Must Strengthen to Compete with China

Macron at Davos: EU Must Strengthen to Compete with China

He will visit Monday a Toyota plant in northern France before heading to the evening business event at the chateau of Versailles. Sign up today for a free 30 day free trial of unlimited digital acce...

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White House says 'immigration framework' will be unveiled next week

White House says 'immigration framework' will be unveiled next week

Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., an immigration hawk whom Trump has consulted during the negotiations, said on Twitter that a path to citizenship for dreamers "must be done responsibly, guaranteeing a secure ...

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Samsung Electronics to Suffer $350 Million from US Safeguard Measures on Washers

Samsung Electronics to Suffer $350 Million from US Safeguard Measures on Washers

Whirlpool is already moving to take advantage of the tariffs, having hired many new workers to fill the need to produce more washing machines. The company on Monday noted that it has added 200 jobs p...

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Monday's Train Strike Has Been Cancelled! Here's What We Know So Far

Monday's Train Strike Has Been Cancelled! Here's What We Know So Far

The suspension will last for six weeks, with staffers not allowed to strike within that time period. Rail, Tram and Bus Union NSW secretary Alex Claassens said the union would abide by the ruling. T...

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Tesla Pay Deal Could Make Elon Musk The World's Richest Man

Tesla Pay Deal Could Make Elon Musk The World's Richest Man

RBC Capital analyst Joseph Spak believes the "CEO performance award [is] mostly meant to assuage investor concerns about Musk's Tesla commitment", adding that on a negative note: "Solar tariffs [a...

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Texas Instruments meets 4Q profit forecasts

Texas Instruments meets 4Q profit forecasts

The stock has been active on the tape, now trading at $119.89, up from yesterday's close by 0.38%. The firm presented substantial 200-days simple moving average of 35.51%. For the Current month, 8 ana...

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United Kingdom employment hits fresh high as squeeze on real wages continues

United Kingdom employment hits fresh high as squeeze on real wages continues

The figures showed a record 80.1 per cent of people - 4.65 million - across the region were in work. The rise in employment has been driven by full-time jobs, with the number of self-employed fallin...

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Trump demands documents from immigrants in 'sanctuary cities'

Trump demands documents from immigrants in 'sanctuary cities'

The Justice Department ramped up pressure Wednesday on so-called sanctuary cities seeking public safety grant money, warning that they could be legally forced to prove they are cooperating with fede...

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Kimberly-Clark plans to cut 5000 to 5500 jobs

Kimberly-Clark plans to cut 5000 to 5500 jobs

Kimberly-Clark ( KMB ) reported mixed fourth quarter earnings, as its earnings per share came in ahead of market expectations, but revenue missed. The company was maintained on Tuesday, October 25 b...

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India unveils details of bank recapitalisation plan

India unveils details of bank recapitalisation plan

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and several secretaries of the Finance Ministry, including Finance Secretary Hasmukh Adhia; Financial Services Secretary Rajiv Kumar; and Economic Affairs Secretary Sub...

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Comcast Corporation Earnings: 15 Things to Know About the Q4 Results

Comcast Corporation Earnings: 15 Things to Know About the Q4 Results

First Bank & Trust now owns 2,836 shares of the cable giant's stock valued at $111,000 after buying an additional 1,302 shares in the last quarter. About 23.41M shares traded. Arizona State Retirement...

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Toys R Us closures impact central Arkansas

Toys R Us closures impact central Arkansas

Closings will start in February and continue through April, according to court records. - Toys R Us, squeezed by Amazon.com and huge chains like Walmart, will close 180 stores, or about 20 percent o...

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The Newest: US Treasury chief not nervous by Davos critics

The Newest: US Treasury chief not nervous by Davos critics

Though insisting that matters relating to the short-term value of the dollar were not something he would comment on, Mnuchin said the recent weakness in the dollar is good, as it can help USA export...

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Reasons the United Continental Stock Earnings Sell-Off Is No Surprise

Reasons the United Continental Stock Earnings Sell-Off Is No Surprise

WABCO Holdings Inc. (NYSE:WBC) has risen 17.28% since January 24, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 33.56% the S&P500. Canada Pension Plan Board holds 0.1% in United Continental Holding...

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Starbucks Announces Employee Raises

Starbucks Announces Employee Raises

Disney said Tuesday it would be investing an initial $50 million into a tuition benefit for hourly employees, in addition to making a one-time bonus. Sick time will accrue at a rate of one hour for ev...

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Vandals turn Field of Dreams into Field of Seams

Vandals turn Field of Dreams into Field of Seams

The damage was especially severe because the ground was soft following warm weather and rain. The field was created for the movie Field of Dreams starring Kevin Costner . Repairs to the site are ...

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India aims to become $5 trillion economy by 2025, says PM Modi

India aims to become $5 trillion economy by 2025, says PM Modi

He also spoke about the government's vision for development, "Sabka Saath, Sabka Vikas" at the global stage, and claimed that more than 600 crore voters in India, for the first time in 30 years, "vo...

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Bank of America eliminates free checking, angers customers

Bank of America eliminates free checking, angers customers

Even with this a whopping 10-figure addition to its profit margin, Bank of America still finds it necessary to scrounge up further money from its most financially insecure customers-the people who...

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