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BB&T outage affecting ATMs, online banking

BB&T outage affecting ATMs, online banking

ATMs and phone services were brought back online before 11:30 a.m. Friday, the bank said in a statement to WRAL News. "We understand this is causing a major inconvenience for clients and our teams a...

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KFC issues hilarious 'sorry advert' after United Kingdom chicken shortage

KFC issues hilarious 'sorry advert' after United Kingdom chicken shortage

This marks a positive turn for KFC, which was plunged into crisis last week when it switched supplier from Bidvest Logistics to DHL. The ad, featured in the Friday edition of the paper, included a c...

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Companies that have cut ties with the NRA, at a glance

Companies that have cut ties with the NRA, at a glance

Trump, who has backed gun rights, suggested arming teachers during an emotional, hourlong discussion with people affected by school shootings, including students who survived the Florida attack and a ...

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Oil ends higher after surprise drop in crude stocks

Oil ends higher after surprise drop in crude stocks

Globally, however, oil markets remain well supported due to demand-growth coinciding with production restraint led by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and Russian Federat...

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RBS reports first profit in ten years

RBS reports first profit in ten years

Credit Suisse Group reaffirmed a "neutral" rating and issued a GBX 290 ($4.01) price target on shares of Royal Bank of Scotland Group in a research note on Monday, November 27th. ETRADE Capital Manage...

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Dow surges 348 points, closes week in positive territory

Dow surges 348 points, closes week in positive territory

Energy stocks (.SPNY), up 1.08 percent, also helped support gains, as oil prices advanced on a surprise draw in USA crude inventories. Other sectors seen as bond proxies due to their high dividend yie...

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Dropbox files to go public 10 years after launch

Dropbox files to go public 10 years after launch

Dropbox's annual revenue has grown significantly year-over-year, while the company has also managed to slash its losses from almost $326 million in 2015. The initial stock price is likely to be set c...

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Who Wins From Standard Life Aberdeen-Phoenix Deal

Who Wins From Standard Life Aberdeen-Phoenix Deal

SLA has been the subject of several other reports. Following these changes, the board of Standard Life Aberdeen plc will comprise four executive directors, eight non-executive directors and the cha...

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Private Asset Management Inc. Sells 22756 Shares of Walt Disney Co (DIS)

About 3.10M shares traded. While for the Next 5 years, the company could expect a growth of 10.77% per annum, whereas in the past Five years The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS ) showed a growth of 1...

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Blac Chyna I Didn't Leak My Oral Sex Tape

Blac Chyna I Didn't Leak My Oral Sex Tape

A almost 90-second video of Chyna was posted to Twitter on Monday, which showed her engaged in a sexual act with her rapper ex Menchie. While his face is never shown, the reality star can be see...

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Summit Midstream Partners, LP (SMLP) Analysts See $0.21 EPS

Summit Midstream Partners, LP (SMLP) Analysts See $0.21 EPS

Its up 5.47% from 5.97 million shares previously. Imperial Oil Limited (NYSEMKT:IMO) has declined 6.78% since February 21, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. $353,20...

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Toys R Us planning to close 200 more stores

Toys R Us planning to close 200 more stores

Insider sources reportedly say that the company is no longer planning to offer severance to employees that lose their jobs due to store closures. The Journal also reports Toys "R" Us is now telling ...

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Truce called in trade war between BC and Alberta

Truce called in trade war between BC and Alberta

Alberta Premier Rachel Notley has been applying pressure to the B.C. government, first banning the import of B.C. wines into her province and threatening to take further measures if British Columbia ...

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Centrica announces job losses

Centrica announces job losses

It comes after the company reported a fall in profits for 2017. British Gas , which supplies 7.8 million customers, shed 9 percent of its domestic customers in 2017 . The firm has expanded its tot...

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Law School faculty on strike at QUB and UU

Law School faculty on strike at QUB and UU

Vice-chancellors have proposed changes meaning academics could lose up to half their retirement income, analysis shows. UCU said the proposals would leave the typical lecturer £10,000 worse off each...

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Cyber attack similar to Bangladesh central bank hack

Cyber attack similar to Bangladesh central bank hack

The risks arising from the misuse of the SWIFT infrastructure, created by banks for their genuine business needs, has always been a component of their operational risk profile, the RBI said in a st...

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Lloyd's of London, other United Kingdom insurers reveal gender pay differences

Lloyd's of London, other United Kingdom insurers reveal gender pay differences

At the United Kingdom bank, women earn 26 percent less than men and receive bonuses that are 60 percent lower, according to the lender's annual report. "Reporting on our gender pay gap is an important...

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Chesapeake Energy Corporation Stock Soars on Q4 Earnings Beat

Chesapeake Energy Corporation Stock Soars on Q4 Earnings Beat

Mizuho cut Chesapeake Energy from a "neutral" rating to an "underperform" rating and upped their price objective for the stock from $4.28 to $8.00 in a research report on Tuesday, January 16th. Us S...

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Hotel Pods That Float in Space Could Be Open by 2021

Hotel Pods That Float in Space Could Be Open by 2021

Beyond the current capsule, called the Bigelow Expandable Activity Module , or BEAM, now loaded with Space Station gear, Bigelow said the company will launch two new capsules into space in 2021. Th...

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Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates has no idea what groceries cost

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates has no idea what groceries cost

By his own admission, Gates said the last time had been to a supermarket was "a long time ago". For a box of Tide Pods laundry detergent, he guessed $4 when it really cost almost $20. In what should...

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Here's What You Need to Know Before Watching Women's Figure Skating Tonight

Here's What You Need to Know Before Watching Women's Figure Skating Tonight

Nagasu won a bronze medal already in PyeongChang as part of the team event, where contributed her free skate and became the first US woman to land a triple Axel on Olympic ice. Her friend and fello...

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Mueller hits former Trump campaign officials Manafort, Gates with new indictment

Mueller hits former Trump campaign officials Manafort, Gates with new indictment

Manafort left his role as Trump's campaign chairman in August 2016 over blowback from reports that he had earned millions working on behalf of a pro-Russian political party in Ukraine. Both have plead...

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Blumenthal launches CT campaign to save net neutrality

Blumenthal launches CT campaign to save net neutrality

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai, a former Verizon attorney appointed by President Donald Trump past year, completed his campaign to repeal the Obama-Era Open Internet Order in December after he and his fellow ...

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Barclays profits rise 10 per cent despite investment bank issues

Barclays profits rise 10 per cent despite investment bank issues

It said one-off charges to hit its bottom line included £901m from changes to US corporate tax laws made by US President Donald Trump in December and a previously announced £1.2bn write-down from the ...

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BHP Billiton plc (BBL) held by 95 SEC 13F Filers

BHP Billiton plc (BBL) held by 95 SEC 13F Filers

With 15,500 avg volume, 317 days are for FORTESCUE METAL GROUP (OTCMKTS:FSUMF)'s short sellers to cover FSUMF's short positions. The SI to BON-TON STORES INC COMMON SHARES's float is 0.93%. In order t...

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"Rick and Morty" Fans Will Now Finally, Finally Taste the Szechuan Sauce

Beginning at lunchtime on Monday, it's back on the menu everywhere, including in Lexington. Fans of the show petitioned McDonald's to reintroduce the sauce , and McDonald's brought it back for on...

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Israel PM Says Its Intel Services Helped Thwart Australia Plane Bomb Plot

Israel PM Says Its Intel Services Helped Thwart Australia Plane Bomb Plot

According to Times of Israel , Australian security forces in August arrested two men suspected of trying to place an improvised explosive device (IED) on an Abu Dhabi Etihad Airways flight out of ...

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Bitcoin Exchange Accidentally Drops Prices to Zero

Bitcoin Exchange Accidentally Drops Prices to Zero

A Japanese cryptocurrency exchange experienced a glitch that briefly dropped the price of Bitcoin to zero. Japan previous year rolled out the world's first system to oversee cryptocurrency excha...

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Magnetic Maharashtra Summit: New investments and unfulfi lled promises

Magnetic Maharashtra Summit: New investments and unfulfi lled promises

That's why today new highways, railway lines housing projects, I can add fifty more things, are being built at three times the speed than what it was earlier, PM Modi said in his inaugural address. At...

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WhatsApp Beta for Windows Phone brings stickers and live location sharing

WhatsApp Beta for Windows Phone brings stickers and live location sharing

When you will receive a Sticker , you will see a ❤️ icon in the notification center. And this is a sticker contained in one of the current stickers packs. Starting off with descriptions, it seems...

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