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Girl Scout cookies are back with 3 new flavors

Girl Scout cookies are back with 3 new flavors

The girl's father says he wants his family to stay anonymous, but said his daughter sold 312 boxes of cookies in two different three-hour trips last week. This is not the first time a girl scout has...

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BP profit surges as oil major leaves downturn behind

BP profit surges as oil major leaves downturn behind

Operating cash flow for FY 2017, excluding Gulf of Mexico oil spill payments, was $24.1B vs. $17.6B in 2016; Gulf of Mexico oil spill payments totaled $5.2B vs. BP was the first among its European pee...

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No rates move expected as RBA meets

No rates move expected as RBA meets

The Reserve Bank board has refused to be shaken by the turmoil on global share markets, leaving official interest rates steady following its first meeting of the year. The market gave a 50 percent pro...

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Swings Appear on Active Interest : Physicians Realty Trust (DOC)

About 1.56M shares traded or 18.19% up from the average. Aware, Inc. (NASDAQ:AWRE) has risen 14.09% since February 5, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 84.98% the S&P500. Wellington Mngmt...

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Viavi Solutions Shares Soar Despite Lower Y/Y Results, Here's Why

Viavi Solutions Shares Soar Despite Lower Y/Y Results, Here's Why

Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd now owns 56,497 shares of the communications equipment provider's stock valued at $595,000 after buying an additional 32,972 shares during the last quarter. The comp...

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Birmingham is the third most congested city in the UK

Birmingham is the third most congested city in the UK

It was the UK's most congested city for the 10th year in a row, and also took the prize for the second most congested in Europe, and 7th in the world. A Department for Transport spokeswoman said: "The...

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Best Buy Is Saying Goodbye to CDs

Best Buy Is Saying Goodbye to CDs

Best Buy , says Billboard , will continue offering vinyl, but as sales of CDs continue dropping, it made the decision to use floor space they take up for other products. The chain reportedly has set ...

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AICC releases complete list of 23 candidates for Nagaland Polls

AICC releases complete list of 23 candidates for Nagaland Polls

According to the Representation of the People's Act (RPA) 1951, the poll panel has to notify fresh election if no nominations are filed. Minutes later Dr Nicky Kire, who had recently joined the Nati...

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United States inflation fears send shares plummeting

United States inflation fears send shares plummeting

The big takeaway for most people who have a 401 (k) or a bit of money in the market is that we have just experienced nearly unprecedented calm in the markets. To some degree, this can be seen as a...

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Wall Street lower as losses in energy, bank stocks weigh

Wall Street lower as losses in energy, bank stocks weigh

They allow markets to remove speculative froth after a big run-up and allow investors to buy stocks at more reasonable prices. That, combined with a change of leadership at the Fed and its more ...

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Reserve Bank holds cash rate steady

Reserve Bank holds cash rate steady

Ric Spooner, chief markets analyst at CMC Markets, said stocks could even rebound in coming days as shrewd investors buy at the lowest prices in months. The EY ITEM Club expects the Bank of England ...

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1 crew dead, another missing in Japan army helicopter crash

1 crew dead, another missing in Japan army helicopter crash

Asked if the main rotor head replacement had any link with the accident, the defense minister only said that authorities are "looking into the cause". Flight controllers had communicated with the heli...

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The Nordstrom (JWN) and The Bon-Ton Stores (BONT) Head-To-Head Comparison

The Nordstrom (JWN) and The Bon-Ton Stores (BONT) Head-To-Head Comparison

Bon-Ton, which has been struggling with sagging sales and a hefty debt load as online shopping has cut into mall traffic, is the biggest retailer to file for bankruptcy this year and follows other b...

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Salah double can't help Liverpool win as Kane sets record with Spurs

Salah double can't help Liverpool win as Kane sets record with Spurs

As it happened, Kane's penalty was saved by Karius, only for Mohamed Salah to score what looked like an added-time victor for Liverpool and Kane to then get a second chance from the spot, three mi...

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Bitcoin slides below US$6000; half its value lost in 2018

Bitcoin slides below US$6000; half its value lost in 2018

It has erased more than 60 per cent of its value from a record high US$19,511 in December. Bitcoin has lost more than two-thirds of its value in less than two months. Early last week, Facebook banned ...

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Nissan Armada Snow Patrol and 370Zki want to play in the snow

Nissan Armada Snow Patrol and 370Zki want to play in the snow

Most extreme Nissan yet? Pronounced "370-ski", the snowmobile is based on the 370Z Roadster, sporting eye-catching orange and yellow body work - supplied by Icon Image Graphics - along with fron...

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Ryanair warns of further staff disruption

Ryanair warns of further staff disruption

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A status yellow weather warning has been issued for 8 counties

A status yellow weather warning has been issued for 8 counties

MET ÉIREANN have issued a warning for snow and ice for the next few days . The warning is in place from 6pm on Monday until 6am on Tuesday. "The snow-ice warning is for east Cork , Waterford and ...

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Tesco appoints Booker boss as CEO of its UK & Ireland retail arm

Tesco appoints Booker boss as CEO of its UK & Ireland retail arm

Wilson, who has led Booker since 2005, will replace Tesco's current United Kingdom and Ireland chief executive Matt Davies in April during a handover period. Tesco has appointed Booker chief Charles W...

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Samsung's Lee Jae-yong Released on Appeal

Samsung's Lee Jae-yong Released on Appeal

The charges related to his role in a sensational corruption scandal that triggered the impeachment of then-president Park Geun-hye, who is still on trial. Lee has pleaded not guilty to charges he used...

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Hong Kong follows China in banning ivory sales in landmark ruling

And Hong Kong's ivory dealers largely have not complied with the city's existing restrictions , with more than 60% of traders failing to display a government-approved ivory trading license . Finally...

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Lloyds Bank bans customers from buying bitcoins using credit cards

Lloyds Bank bans customers from buying bitcoins using credit cards

But from Monday, credit card customers of Lloyds, which includes Halifax, Bank of Scotland and MBNA, will be prevented from buying the cryptocurrency online, via a blacklist that will flag up seller...

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Costa Rican Presidential Poll To Be Decided By Gay Marriage Ruling

Costa Rican Presidential Poll To Be Decided By Gay Marriage Ruling

The Inter-American Court of Human Rights called for equal sex civil marriage rights, early in 2018. The same poll showed that just over two-thirds of Costa Ricans oppose the court's ruling, which ...

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Notable Stock in Focus: Shell Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:SHLX)

Shell Midstream Partners , L.P. has a 12-month low of $25.42 and a 12-month high of $34.17. The stock of Magellan Midstream Partners , L.P. (NYSE: MMP ) has "Hold" rating given on Wednesday, August...

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Analyst Recommendations And Revisions: EnLink Midstream, LLC (ENLC)

Tarbox Group Inc who had been investing in Realty Income Corp Com for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $14.47B market cap company. The stock increased 30.20% or $0.0553 during the last...

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Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ:DLTR) Stake Lowered by Hexavest Inc

Dollar Tree Inc (NASDAQ: DLTR ) institutional sentiment decreased to 1.03 in 2017 Q3. It has underperformed by 13.10% the S&P500. Louis Bacon increased its stake in Microsoft Corp (MSFT) by 81.82% ...

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Hunter Knocked Unconscious By Falling, Dead Goose Shot By His Hunting Party

Hunter Knocked Unconscious By Falling, Dead Goose Shot By His Hunting Party

An Eastern Shore waterfowl hunter was flown to Shock Trauma Thursday, according to the Maryland Natural Resources Police . Natural Resources police officers, local sheriff deputies and EMS responde...

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Yellen heading to Brookings

Yellen heading to Brookings

Yellen ends her four-year term as Fed chief Saturday, and by Monday she'll be taking up a post at the Washington , D.C. -based economic think tank. "What we look at is, if stock prices or asset pri...

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India unveils health care scheme for 500 million of its poorest

India unveils health care scheme for 500 million of its poorest

In fact, farmer producer companies with a turnover of up to Rs 100 crore, which run operations very similar to farmer cooperatives, are being given 100% tax exemption on profit for a period of 5 years...

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Vonn tunes up for Olympics with downhill double, 81st World Cup win

Vonn tunes up for Olympics with downhill double, 81st World Cup win

The federation plans to announce a new program for the weekend at a meeting with coaches later Friday. As downhill races can not be held without training, organisers chose to stage a practice run ea...

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