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Brexit process begins as United Kingdom sends formal notice to leave EU

At the same time, Britain's EU envoy, Tim Barrow , will hand-deliver a letter from May to EU Council President Donald Tusk. Britain wants to trade with the European Union without new rules or fee...

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Moody Stock Sees Increased Volatility Levels in Session: Sonic Corp. (NASDAQ:SONC)

Moody Stock Sees Increased Volatility Levels in Session: Sonic Corp. (NASDAQ:SONC)

Sonic had a net margin of 10.97% and a negative return on equity of 88.45%. Therefore, if Sonic Corp. meet or beat analysts' forecasts of earnings, its earnings per share would see a decrease of about...

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US, UK To Ban Electronics On Certain Flights

US, UK To Ban Electronics On Certain Flights

These items will have to be in checked-in hold luggage. Speaking in the Commons, Grayling said he hoped the measures would be temporary. Officials are putting into place a new ban that involves ...

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Current Movers: Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO), Cerulean Pharma Inc. (NASDAQ:CERU)

They now have a United States dollars 57 price target on the stock. In the liquidity ratio analysis; quick ratio for most recent quarter was 1.50 while current ratio for time period was 1.60. If y...

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Valeant Ex-CEO Pearson Sues Company Over Unpaid Stock Award

Gateway Advisory LLC bought a new position in shares of Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl during the third quarter worth about $309,000. Finally, Deltec Asset Management LLC boosted its position in share...

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Movers: Regulus Therapeutics Inc. (RGLS), AVEO Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (AVEO)

In order to reach an opinion and communicate the value and volatility of a covered security, analysts research public financial statements, listen in on conference calls and talk to managers and the c...

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Sears has 'substantial doubt' that it and Kmart can survive

Sears has 'substantial doubt' that it and Kmart can survive

The company has almost 4,500 locations across the country, including more than two dozen between Fresno and Bakersfield. Kmart - a company that was brought into the Sears family two years after ...

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Racist attacks on African nationals continue: Kenyan woman thrashed in Greater Noida

In the first major law and order problem in Uttar Pradesh after Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath took over, about a dozen Nigerians were beaten by a mob in Greater Noida on Friday. "The parents and 30...

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Israel will work with Trump on peace efforts: Netanyahu

In addition to strongly hinting that the pro-Israel camp's goal of having America's embassy in Jerusalem may be within reach, Pence also touched on the subject of America's policies toward Iran. AIPAC...

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Environmental groups file lawsuit over Trump climate actions

Environmentalists say clean energy would create thousands of new jobs and fear that Trump's actions will put the U.S.at a competitive disadvantage to other countries that are embracing it. Numerous lo...

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Kushner, taking new White House role, faces rare scrutiny

Sen. Warner, a Democrat of Virginia, told reporters he would like the committee to ask former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates to testify, after the House intelligence chairman postponed her schedu...

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More Than 260 Jobs Will Be Lost as Amazon Shuts Down Quidsi

More Than 260 Jobs Will Be Lost as Amazon Shuts Down Quidsi

The packaged deal came with other sites such as Wag.com (pets), BeautyBar.com (luxury beauty), Yoyo.com (toys) and Casa.com (home goods). Amazon bought Quidsi in 2010 for around $500 million in ca...

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Lok Sabha passes all four GST bills

Lok Sabha passes all four GST bills

March 30 (ANI): After Finance Minister Arun Jaitley claimed that Goods and Services tax (GST) will not have any inflationary impact, The Communist Party of India (CPI) on Thursday said that it is "too...

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Wolseley to change name to US brand Ferguson, reflecting regional focus

Wolseley to change name to US brand Ferguson, reflecting regional focus

The company will now be known as Ferguson plc , but will retain the Wolseley name in the United Kingdom and Canada. Shares in Tesco were little changed, down just 0.1% at 189.75p. The increase in r...

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London attack: Significant arrests as police appeal for information on Khalid Masood

Police believe that Masood - born in Britain under the name Adrian Russell Ajao - acted alone, but they also said they were examining whether he had accomplices or was affiliated with militant netwo...

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Senate Democratic leader seizes on Trump team's offer to work together

But after a weekend of bruising headlines about the GOP's failures to deliver on their signature campaign pledge in the previous four elections, Republicans are walking back their admission that the h...

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Toshiba's Westinghouse to file for United States bankruptcy

The bankruptcy filing is the latest embarrassment for the two industrial giants. The government in the US granted guarantees on loans that total over $8.3 billion to the utilities that commissioned ...

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Stocks Roundup: Exact Sciences Corporation (EXAS), Ruby Tuesday, Inc. (RT)

Several other research firms have also recently weighed in on EXAS . Arrowpoint Asset Management LLC boosted its position in EXACT Sciences by 58.4% in the fourth quarter. The legal version of this p...

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Brexit will be painful for the British: French President Francois Hollande

Brexit will be painful for the British: French President Francois Hollande

While last year's June referendum vote to leave the European Union spurred a sharp sell-off in equities, Britain's FTSE 100 recovered swiftly and is up more than 16 percent from pre-Brexit levels, a...

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Penn National Gaming Inc

Penn National Gaming Inc

PENN has been the topic of several other reports. For PENN, the company now has 229.51 million of cash on the books, which is offset by 142.19 million in current liabilities. Tfs Ltd Company invested ...

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Carrie Lam elected first female chief executive of Hong Kong

Former senior civil servant Carrie Lam has been picked to be Hong Kong's chief executive for the next five years.Lam was chosen by a handpicked, pro-Beijing "election committee."Most of Hong Kong...

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USA lawmakers vote to roll back internet privacy rules

USA lawmakers vote to roll back internet privacy rules

Last year, previous FCC chairman Tom Wheeler established rules stating that ISPs must obtain " opt in " consent from consumers to use and share sensitive information. 190 Democratic and 15 Republica...

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Legislators, Governor Sound Off on President's Energy Independence Executive Order

Legislators, Governor Sound Off on President's Energy Independence Executive Order

The executive order calls on federal agencies to identify all rules, regulations, policies and guidance documents that stand in the way of energy production. Flanked by coal miners invited to attend...

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Airline electronics ban draws fire from travelers

Sources from the UK Telegraph said that this sanctioned ban on electronic devices from flights coming from the Middle East is due to the intelligence source gathered by the United States earlier thi...

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Westinghouse Files For Bankruptcy Protection, 10 Years After Acquisition By Toshiba

USA nuclear power generating capacity has remained flat since 1990, according to the Energy Information Administration . Regulators in Georgia and SC approved the construction of Westinghouse's AP...

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Senate intel leaders pledge Russia probe cooperation

Senate intel leaders pledge Russia probe cooperation

Meanwhile, the Senate Intelligence Committee, which is conducting its own probe into the Russian meddling in last year's US election, will meet in a closed session and its two leaders, Sen. The paper ...

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Nuclear firm Westinghouse files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection

Its parent company, the Tokyo-based Toshiba Corp ., reported that Westinghouse had amassed $9.8 billion in liabilities by the end of past year. One said that about 10 potential bidders had show...

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Smurfette is shunned in Israeli ultra-Orthodox city

Smurfette is shunned in Israeli ultra-Orthodox city

The protesters dressed in the dark suits and hats typical of the ultra-Orthodox community held signs, including those saying "the state of Israel persecutes Jews". The original posters feature Smurfet...

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Francois Hollande says Brexit 'will be painful for the British'

Francois Hollande says Brexit 'will be painful for the British'

Hoban said mutual recognition would avoid Britain becoming a "rule taker", as equivalence in practice means cutting and pasting European Union rules into domestic law without any say in their framing,...

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US House also votes to repeal broadband privacy rules

The flip side to the argument is that even though companies like Google default to opt-out policies rather than opt-in, consumers can choose not to use the services. Although customers could choose ...

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UK Triggers Brexit: What Comes Next for Banks?

UK Triggers Brexit: What Comes Next for Banks?

Mr Tusk was himself the first to announce officially that the so-called Article 50 letter had been handed to him in his Brussels office by United Kingdom permanent representative Sir Tim Barrow, rev...

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United Kingdom condemns arrest of Russian dissident Alexei Navalny following anti-corruption protests

Navalny, who was arrested while walking to a protest in the capital city of Moscow , has been jailed for 15 days for resisting police orders. He said the Kremlin had no problem with people expressi...

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Westinghouse files for bankruptcy, with 4 U.S. nuclear reactors unfinished

Analysts said Toshiba paid too much for Westinghouse , forcing it to maintain an aggressive nuclear power plant sales forecast. But increasing costs for reactors and more stringent safety standar...

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Dave & Buster's Shares Down 6% After Earnings Beat, But Weaker Growth

Dave & Buster's Shares Down 6% After Earnings Beat, But Weaker Growth

The stock climbed above over a 2-week trading range and set a new high for the year. Jefferies Group LLC reiterated a buy rating on shares of Dave & Buster's Entertainment in a research report on Frid...

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Vermont Attorney General joins defense of clean power rules

Vermont Attorney General joins defense of clean power rules

In keeping with his pledge to restore cooperative federalism, it envisions a more "ministerial" role for the EPA while states take the regulatory lead. EPA adopted the Clean Power Plan through a mul...

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