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Season 7 finale sets up great things for 'Thrones'

Season 7 finale sets up great things for 'Thrones'

The only way to really emphasize that was to tie those two worlds together cinematically, and to have Bran actually narrating these facts over the footage of Jon and Dany. Because Sansa's right: ...

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Gilead Sciences Inks $11.9B Deal For Kite Pharma

Gilead Sciences Inks $11.9B Deal For Kite Pharma

The stock decreased 0.31% or $0.23 on August 25, reaching $73.79. About 4.04M shares traded. ( GILD)'s stock declined 8.05%. It has underperformed by 38.50% the S&P500. Therefore 63% are positive. K...

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Hyperloop pod competition victor hits a top speed of 200mph

Hyperloop pod competition victor hits a top speed of 200mph

The team, comprised of students from the Technical University of Munich, raced a "pod" that hit a peak speed of 201 miles an hour on a almost one-mile track. Two companies in the US, Hyperloop One and...

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Fitbit announces Ionic smartwatch and Flyer headphones

Fitbit announces Ionic smartwatch and Flyer headphones

The newly revealed wearable features the SpO2 sensor which Fitbit claims can provide you with detailed insights into your fitness activities, with the device itself also being water-resistant up t...

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Yellen defends post-crisis bank rules under assault from Trump, Dimon

US gasoline futures rose to a two-year high on Monday as Tropical Storm Harvey pummeled the heart of America's energy sector, while the euro hit a 2½-year peak after the European Central Bank presiden...

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Amazon: We're lowering Whole Foods prices on Monday

Amazon: We're lowering Whole Foods prices on Monday

That's obviously an added perk for existing Prime members and could coax Whole Foods rewards members to join Prime if they haven't already, but neither company has said what the change will mean for...

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KKR Real Estate Finance Trust Inc (KREF) EPS Estimated At $0.30

The rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with "Outperform" on Monday, August 10. The firm earned "Overweight" rating on Tuesday, July 18 by Barclays Capital. Hsbc Public Limited Co owns 51,388...

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RBI to come out with brand-new Rs 1000 note

RBI to come out with brand-new Rs 1000 note

An unnamed banker explained the rationale behind the move, telling DNA that the new Rs 1,000 notes were meant to bridge the gap between the current Rs 500 and Rs 2,000 notes. However, the huge gap b...

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Gasoline Prices Surge After Hurricane Harvey

Gasoline Prices Surge After Hurricane Harvey

The Texas Gulf Coast is home to 4.944 million barrels per day of refining capacity , while the Louisiana Gulf Coast accounts for 3.696 million barrels per day, Platts said, citing data from the U...

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Pump gas into your vehicle before the prices rise higher

Pump gas into your vehicle before the prices rise higher

In addition, rigs out in the gulf were shut down last week, as the storm approached. Tanker trucks enter a refinery ahead of Hurricane Harvey in Texas City, on August 25. There is some good news...

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Samsung Chief to Appeal 5-Year Prison Sentence

Samsung Chief to Appeal 5-Year Prison Sentence

Jay Y. Lee , co-vice chairman of Samsung Electronics , was on Friday convicted of bribery and sentenced to five years in prison. The Seoul Central District Court's website did not give any detail...

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IShares CorpBond exFinancialsUCITS ETF EUR (IEXF.L) Shares Tick Up 0.09%

Currently, the 200-day MA for Amundi ETF MSCI Emerging Markets UCITS ETF - EUR (AUEM.L) is sitting at 4.09. Shifting gears to the Relative Strength Index, the 14-day RSI is now sitting at 49.58, the...

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Uber has selected a CEO

Uber has selected a CEO

Earlier on Sunday, Jeff Immelt, chairman of General Electric Co, said he was no longer in the running for the job. The ongoing feud between #uber's investor #Benchmark and ex-CEO Travis Kalanic...

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Dollar Slumps After Yellen Offers Only A Defence Of Regulation

Dollar Slumps After Yellen Offers Only A Defence Of Regulation

As such the main target of her speech was not so much the financial markets but rather the White House, putting her potentially on a collision course with the U.S. Dallas Federal Reserve Bank Pres...

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USA says North Korea fires 'failed' missiles

USA says North Korea fires 'failed' missiles

North Korea responded by threatening to bomb the waters surrounding the U.S. territory of Guam, which led to one of the most serious escalations in hostile rhetoric between Washington and Pyongyang in...

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CBI was ready to oppose Dera chief Ram Rahim's defence appeal

CBI was ready to oppose Dera chief Ram Rahim's defence appeal

In the town of Sirsa , home to the sprawling headquarters of the Dera Sacha Sauda , shops owned by followers of the sect's flamboyant head Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh run a separate monetary system to...

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Bossier couple stuck on cruise ship due to Harvey

Bossier couple stuck on cruise ship due to Harvey

Carnival Freedom and Carnival Valor are on their way to New Orleans for a short technical stop to replenish provisions before resuming course to Galveston. "We are actively monitoring path and prog...

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Oil platforms being evacuated due to Tropical Storm Harvey

Oil platforms being evacuated due to Tropical Storm Harvey

Traders said they were concerned that other refineries might shutter because of flooding, affecting demand. OPEC, together with non-OPEC producers including Russian Federation, has pledged to cut ou...

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Almost 3000 Flights Canceled in Harvey's Wake

Almost 3000 Flights Canceled in Harvey's Wake

Travel is expected to be hugely impacted, both in the air and on the water. If you're flying from Eppley Airfield in Omaha, your flight may have been affected by Tropical Storm Harvey . Hobby airpo...

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Chairman General Electric says not pursuing Uber CEO job

Chairman General Electric says not pursuing Uber CEO job

Hewlett Packard Enterprise chief executive Meg Whitman is now reported to be "the most likely candidate". Immelt was among three finalists for the job at the ride-services company, according to s...

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Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO) Stake Cut by Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL

Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC ) failed to surprise the stock market in its last reported earnings when it earned $1.03 a piece versus the consensus-estimated $1.07. Shares for $18.44 million wer...

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Hurricane Harvey Could Unleash 3 Feet of Rain and Category 3 Devastation

Hurricane Harvey Could Unleash 3 Feet of Rain and Category 3 Devastation

On Saturday, the county's system of drainage pumps was operating at full capacity and able to keep up with the volume of water, said County Judge Mark Henry , chief administrator for the county. Andr...

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Yellen defends regulatory reforms brought in during crisis

Yellen defends regulatory reforms brought in during crisis

Warning of the possible destabilizing effects of Trump's administrative and fiscal reforms, Yellen , drawing support from her colleagues, said that, in economic policy, it's better to be safe than ...

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Icardi brace sees Inter stun wasteful Roma

Icardi brace sees Inter stun wasteful Roma

Spalletti has now won both of his Serie A games in charge of Inter, after leaving Roma at the end of last season. Mauro Icardi scored twice in the second half as Roma was made to pay for its proflig...

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Penn Station 'Summer of Hell' end date pushed back

Penn Station 'Summer of Hell' end date pushed back

Effective Tuesday, September 5, NJ TRANSIT plans to restore full rail service to and from Penn Station New York (PSNY) following the conclusion of Phase One of Amtrak's track renewal project. Temporar...

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Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ:DLTR) Experiences Heavy Trading Volume

Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ:DLTR) Experiences Heavy Trading Volume

Dollar Tree presently has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $86.91. 08/07/2017 - Dollar Tree, Inc . had its "buy" rating reiterated by analysts at Loop Capital. Since the ...

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Costain Group (LON:COST) New Price Targets

Costain Group (LON:COST) New Price Targets

The company was maintained on Monday, April 10 by Goldman Sachs. The rating was upgraded by UBS on Wednesday, July 6 to "Buy". Peel Hunt maintained Hilton Food Group plc (LON:HFG) on Thursday, January...

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US Fed chair defends post-crisis banking reforms

In her remarks, Yellen defended the new reforms that Republicans and bankers love to hate, including the Fed's annual stress tests, the umbrella group of regulators called the Financial Stability Over...

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About 25% Of US Gulf Oil Output Offline Due To Harvey

About 25% Of US Gulf Oil Output Offline Due To Harvey

Sentiment on oil futures soured, as traders anticipated a rise in supplies of crude oil, the primary input at refineries amid expectations of refinery outages along the U.S. As of 11:30 a.m., Gulf ope...

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Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (WBA) Position Cut by WFG Advisors LP

Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (WBA) Position Cut by WFG Advisors LP

As of quarter end Toronto Dominion Bank had bought 113,074 shares growing its position 1,122.2%. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 61.16% of the company's stock. If you are accessing this pi...

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