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Priceline boosts Q4 bookings by $3B

Priceline boosts Q4 bookings by $3B

First Manhattan Co. increased its position in shares of The Priceline Group by 233.3% in the third quarter. In the final minutes of trading on Monday, shares hit $1,632.01, a climb of 29 percent in ...

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Former NSW Premier Mike Baird has a brand new gig

Cook was a managing partner with King & Wood Mallesons, while Wright leaves Barclays in the USA where he is global Chief Operations & Technology Officer of Barclaycard. "These changes will bring great...

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Shore Capital Reaffirms Buy Rating for Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LLOY)

Shore Capital Reaffirms Buy Rating for Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LLOY)

In case of Revenue Estimates, 1 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for Lloyds Banking Group plc as 18.52 Billion. While looking at the Stock's Performance, Lloyds Banki...

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O'Keefe bowls Australia to enormous 333 runs victory against India

O'Keefe bowls Australia to enormous 333 runs victory against India

Mitchell Starc (56*) and Josh Hazlewood (1*) were the two unbeaten batsmen for the visitors, who had a rather disappointing day in the field. O'Keefe was fined by his cricket board last August for a...

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Takata pleads guilty in airbag debacle, will pay $1 billion fine

Takata pleads guilty in airbag debacle, will pay $1 billion fine

The plea agreement includes a $25 million criminal fine, a $125 million compensation fund to be set up 30 days from today and $850 million to be paid to automakers within five days of a sale or acquis...

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HP's (HPQ)

HP's (HPQ) "Hold" Rating Reaffirm at the Needham & Company LLC

J P Morgan Chase & Co reissued a "neutral" rating on shares of HP in a research note on Sunday, January 8th. Brean Capital reissued a "buy" rating and issued a $20.00 price objective on shares of HP i...

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USA pending home sales fall to lowest level in a year

USA pending home sales fall to lowest level in a year

The NAR reported last week that USA existing home sales hit a 10-year high in January as buyers shrugged off higher prices and mortgage rates. Buyers are easily outnumbering sellers in several metro...

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Miller "confident" Sunday liquor sales bill will pass

This isn't the first time River Liquor Store owner Robert Marget has faced down the possibility of opening his shop on Sunday. There are some committees which are called exempt, because they can sti...

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Tupac Shakur's death vehicle on sale

Back on September 7, 1996, Tupac Shakur was shot and killed in a drive-by shooting in Las Vegas, Nevada. He died six days later in a Vegas hospital. If the vehicle has since been restored, traces of b...

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Nokia's 3310 'Brick' Phone From Early 2000s Is Making Its Comeback

Nokia's 3310 'Brick' Phone From Early 2000s Is Making Its Comeback

The new Nokia 3310 will retail at an average global retail price $52, and will be available to purchase during the second quarter of this year. The relaunched 3310 gets a bit of a makeover, but the $5...

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Buffett Explains Why Berkshire Bought Apple, May Stop Airline Buys

Buffett Explains Why Berkshire Bought Apple, May Stop Airline Buys

Vanguard and Blackrock, for instance, Apple's No. 1 and No. 2 largest outside investors, mostly own the stock due to their index funds. Apple is a technology stock, and we know that billionaire ...

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Why La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company Shares Are Skyrocketing

Why La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company Shares Are Skyrocketing

In early Phase 3 clinical trial results released this morning, La Jolla said its drug met the primary goal of increasing blood pressure three hours after starting on the drug. The drug works by servin...

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Buffett voices optimism on U.S. businesses

Buffett voices optimism on U.S. businesses

Speaking with CNBC's Becky Quick from Omaha, Neb., Buffett said that he lifted his stake from 59 million shares at the end of a year ago and that he likes the "incredible stickiness" of the tech g...

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Deported mother speak to ITV Tyne Tees of her 'degrading' treatment

Deported mother speak to ITV Tyne Tees of her 'degrading' treatment

On Sunday she was placed on a flight to Singapore with just £12 in her pocket. A grandmother who has lived in Co Durham with her husband for nearly three decades has been forced to return to Singapo...

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Wendy's Plans Self-Ordering Kiosks At 1000 Locations

Wendy's Plans Self-Ordering Kiosks At 1000 Locations

Wendy's said it already offered kiosks to its restaurants previous year and that both customers and franchisees have demanded more of the service. Labor costs are expected to rise 4 percent in 2017, t...

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OK Gas Prices On The Uptick, Still Lower Than National Average

OK Gas Prices On The Uptick, Still Lower Than National Average

Gas prices slipped a little in Lowndes County during the past week. The current average for a gallon of regular gas in OH is up to $2.13. Motorists are seeing slightly lower prices at the pumps in...

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Brokerage Overview of: Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE:VRX)

Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. and for the current quarter 18 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Aver...

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ZTE announces the Blade V8 Mini and Blade V8 Lite

ZTE announces the Blade V8 Mini and Blade V8 Lite

However, the Blade V8 Mini comes with a dual-lens camera setup on the back, comprising of 13MP and 2MP camera, as well as a secondary 5-megapixel selfie camera. It offers 16GB of internal storage, whi...

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Admiral warns of profit drop on United Kingdom rate change

Accordingly, in determining the compensation amount, courts apply a calculation called the Discount Rate, also known as the Ogden Rate, which is a percentage, now -0.75pc, linked to returns on the low...

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SoftBank To Invest $3 Billion In Office-Sharing Startup WeWorks

The first tranche of funding will be worth $2 billion after which the second round would follow, worth more than $1 billion. WeWork's spokesperson did not want to comment on the reports, while So...

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AB Foods projects rise in sales at Primark

Associated British Foods maintained its full-year earnings guidance on Monday, with sales growth at its Primark discount fashion retailer supported by better performances in its sugar, grocery and ing...

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The Nokia 3310 is resurrected at MWC 2017

The Nokia 3310 is resurrected at MWC 2017

The smartest phone HMD Global has developed so far is the Nokia 6 , which has been on sale in China for a couple of months now. The Nokia 6 starts at EUR229 (roughly Rs 16,100). Yes, the iconic ...

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Support For Health Law Grows, Leaving Republicans In A Bind

Support For Health Law Grows, Leaving Republicans In A Bind

The crowd at Demings' town hall on health care reform in Orlando Sunday was tame compared to some other events. About 150 people, many employed in the healthcare sector, gathered outside U.S. Deming...

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Chinese State Councillor Yang Jiechi in Washington to discuss bilateral issues

He was a former Chinese ambassador to Washington and former foreign minister, a respectable diplomat in the U.S. and has rich experience in dealing with the country. The Chinese navy has been rolling ...

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White Ferns wicketkeeper comes up with ripper catch to dismiss Aussie centurion

Satterthwaite continued a scarcely-believable worldwide summer with 102 not out on Sunday as the White Ferns reached 276-5 with five balls to spare. In a thrilling finish, Anna Peterson (8) scored t...

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Boehner: GOP Won't Repeal Obamacare

Boehner: GOP Won't Repeal Obamacare

In the 16 states with a Republican governor that expanded Medicaid , 87 percent of residents said it was important that federal funding for the expansion be maintained. "You know in the past when w...

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GOP rep: We'd better have the votes to repeal and replace ObamaCare

GOP rep: We'd better have the votes to repeal and replace ObamaCare

FILE - Then-President Barack Obama meets with health insurance chief executives at the White House in Washington , Nov. 15, 2013. The effect on Medicaid would be far-reaching. About 51 percent ...

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In Haryana Jats observe black day on Sunday

In Haryana Jats observe black day on Sunday

The Haryana Roadways also suspended its service from Hisar to Chandigarh, Jind, Panipat, Bhiwani and Gurgaon due to the agitation. Malik said that the Black Day will mark the escalation of the prote...

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Trump budget plan boosts Pentagon, trims State Dept, EPA

Trump budget plan boosts Pentagon, trims State Dept, EPA

His requests for additional military funding mean Congress will have to either waive or end Obama-era budget caps on defense spending, a long-sought goal for defense hawks. Departments will have "seve...

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Malcolm Turnbull takes a hit in latest polls

Appearing on Sky News last night, Mr Abbott said the Coalition risked a "drift towards defeat" if they didn't lift their game. "He knew exactly what he was doing and he did it - I am not going to be...

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Hollywood prepares for a night of glamour at the Academy Awards

United Kingdom viewers will be able to watch live red carpet coverage on Sky Cinema from 11.30pm, hosted by presenter Alex Zane. At Sunday night's ceremony, the red-carpet clothing is sure to give t...

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Warren Buffett upbeat on U.S. business growth

Warren Buffett upbeat on U.S. business growth

Buffett will likely address other topics during a three-hour-long television appearance Monday on CNBC, but he still may leave some people wanting more. Book value per Class A share, reflecting assets...

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Akhilesh Yadav hits back at PM Modi on 'electricity supply' remark

Akhilesh Yadav hits back at PM Modi on 'electricity supply' remark

Shah also urged voters to give an overwhelming majority to the BJP, and strengthen Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Cautioning Dalits, her core constituency, she reiterated that the BJP was following t...

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Westport Police ID Man Who Died After Car Plunged Into Westport River

Westport Police ID Man Who Died After Car Plunged Into Westport River

A Long Island man is dead after a vehicle crashed into a river in CT on Friday afternoon, authorities say. Patrons from the Whelk Restaurant, 575 Riverside Avenue, heard a woman screaming for help a...

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Handicapping the Oscars: It's 'La La Land' in a runaway

After much criticism the last few years for the Academy's lack of diversity of film and individual awards. Add your voice to the conversation as we delve into these awards. BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY: ...

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