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Uber drivers in Houston set to accept tips starting today

Uber drivers in Houston set to accept tips starting today

The decision puts Uber on an even footing with Lyft, its biggest competitor, which allows passenger to tip a driver through the app up to 72 hours after the ride was completed. In addition to the ...

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House GOP Passes Bill Gutting Dodd-Frank

Senate Democrats , whose votes will probably be needed to adopt it, have repeatedly said they have little interest in revisiting Obama-era constraints on Wall Street that were meant to make the ...

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China regulator orders checks on offshore loans

China regulator orders checks on offshore loans

Fosun International, which purchased Chase Manhattan Plaza for $725 million in 2013 and has borrowed heavily to build an overseas portfolio of $15 billion in assets, saw its shares fall by 9.6 perce...

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Growth in IT sector to slow down amid uncertainty: Nasscom

Growth in IT sector to slow down amid uncertainty: Nasscom

It also expects the industry to see net hiring of 1.3-1.5 lakh during the year. Notwithstanding the headwinds in form of delayed decision making due to macro-economic uncertainties, trade protection...

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Google's lateast leap into VR content creation is literally a half measure

Google's lateast leap into VR content creation is literally a half measure

It also supports livestreaming and works on Google Cardboard , Google Daydream , and Playstation VR as well as non-VR platforms. YouTube is showing off a brand new file format for creators who...

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Russian Federation says Trump is using 'Cold War rhetoric' on Cuba

Trump yesterday was set to announce a plan to tighten rules on Americans travelling to Communist-run Cuba and significantly restrict United States firms from doing business with Cuban enterprises con...

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Fed: Biggest US banks strong enough to withstand recession

Fed: Biggest US banks strong enough to withstand recession

But any bank that fails will have to draw up new plans and won't be allowed to pay dividends to shareholders until it has been approved by regulators. Citi's own analysis showed that metric at 10 perc...

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Qatar Airways Wants To Buy 10% Stake In American Airlines

Qatar Airways, with which American has been at odds for sometime, said it is planning to buy an initial stake of 4.75% - the most it can own without the prior approval of American's board. Qatar ...

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Apple Music wants to pay labels less

Apple Music wants to pay labels less

According to Bloomberg , Apple is aiming to move in line with the rate paid by rival streaming service Spotify . For labels, streaming services have returned a bit of hope to the music industry,...

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Daniel Berger makes it back-to-back St Jude Classic titles

Daniel Berger makes it back-to-back St Jude Classic titles

Cabrera Bello was one of five players to finish two shots behind Berger, along with Americans Billy Horschel, Braden Thornberry , Chez Reavie and Kevin Chappell. "I don't want to think about the re...

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New Motion Posters And Poster For 'Marvel's The Defenders'

New Motion Posters And Poster For 'Marvel's The Defenders'

The trailer for the series hints that the four of them don't necessarily play nice with one another, especially Jessica. Although numerous shows, like Daredevil and Jessica Jones , were critical...

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London Stock Exchange Group Plc

J P Morgan Chase & Co restated a neutral rating and issued a GBX 7,250 ($92.37) price objective on shares of Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc in a research report on Monday, June 5th. The firm has "Buy" ra...

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Amazon's Acquisition of Whole Foods to Impact North Texas

The acquisition also represents the single largest deal Amazon has made to date. Jon Hauptman, senior director of retail for grocery consulting firm Willard Bishop in Long Grove, Ill., said e-comm...

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McDonald's launches long-awaited home delivery trial

McDonald's launches long-awaited home delivery trial

The trial will run across 22 outlets in London and a further ten in Leeds and Nottingham. The push into delivery seemed like a moot option for McDonald's which maintains such a saturation of outlets...

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Markets Right Now: Stocks open slightly lower on Wall Street

Markets Right Now: Stocks open slightly lower on Wall Street

Oil prices fell to seven-month lows after news of increases in supply, a trend which has undermined attempts by OPEC and other producers to support the market through reduced output. The Russell 2000...

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Foxconn founder: 'Still a chance' to buy Toshiba chip arm

Foxconn founder: 'Still a chance' to buy Toshiba chip arm

The world's largest maker of iPhones is lining up $10 billion or more of investment across several U.S. states, starting with a decision by July on the location for a $7-billion display-making plant. ...

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Hate crime motive probed in Muslim teen's murder

Hate crime motive probed in Muslim teen's murder

Police say she was then taken to Loudoun County, where she was assaulted again and her body was thrown into a pond. Forty-five states and the District have specific hate-crimes laws. "Always she gener...

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Trump said to plan announcement on Comey tapes

Once more freewheeling exchanges, White House press briefings have been shrinking both in length and content as Trump's senior aides clamp down on information and contend with the president's prefer...

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Ways Amazon Will Change Whole Foods, According to CEO John Mackey

Ways Amazon Will Change Whole Foods, According to CEO John Mackey

Whole Foods' footprint is far smaller with about 440 locations, though those are mostly in urban and affluent neighborhoods where delivery might be more in demand. An Amazon spokesperson told Bloom...

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Oil Market Gauges Shake-Up In Saudi Royal Succession

Last year, Mohammed bin Salman , or "MBS", had announced several changes aimed at ending the kingdom's reliance on oil. Qatari Emir Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, meanwhile, congratulated Saudi Arabia's...

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Ferdinand hoping Manchester United can seal Ronaldo return

In an earlier report Marca said Ronaldo has told his teammates he was leaving and "there is no turning back". They add that the Ronaldo case is complicated and full of legal nuances and that whils...

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Macron tells May EU door remains open to Britain

On Tuesday, Michel Barnier, the EC's chief Brexit negotiator, also urged for talks to start "very quickly" because "time is passing, and we have to work to the timeline fixed by the treaty", adding ...

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Coca Cola Femsa SAB De CV (NYSE:KOF) Under Analyst Spotlight

Coca Cola Femsa SAB De CV (NYSE:KOF) Under Analyst Spotlight

The share price of the company (NYSE:KOF) was down -0.75%, with a high of 85.35 during the day and the volume of Coca Cola Femsa S.A.B.de C.V. shares traded was 48673. TheStreet upgraded shares of Co...

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Sanchez Energy Corporation (SN) Position Reduced by Victory Capital Management Inc

The bonds in the issue are now trading at $74.25 and were trading at $83.00 last week. Another trade for 1,601 shares valued at $26,497 was made by Halstead Michael on Thursday, January 5. Millenniu...

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Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC (RBGLY) Receives $3061.50 Average PT from Analysts

They expect $0.16 EPS, down 15.79% or $0.03 from last year's $0.19 per share. Cetera Advisor Net Ltd Llc reported 15,202 shares stake. This is a positive change from Liontrust Asset Management PLC's ...

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Carrizo Oil & Gas (CRZO) Receives $37.56 Consensus Target Price

One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating and four have given a hold rating to the company. Ngam Advisors L.P. owned 0.19% of Carrizo Oil & Gas as of its most recent SEC filing. For the past ...

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Intraday Movers: Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC), Harley-Davidson Inc (NYSE:HOG)

Intraday Movers: Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC), Harley-Davidson Inc (NYSE:HOG)

Harley-Davidson, Inc. ( HOG ) now has P/E (Price to Earnings) ratio of 15.86 while the company's industry has 19.26 P/E and the sector P/E is 22. Dodge & Cox purchased a new stake in shares of Harley-...

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US Investors May Soon Have a Piece of China's Luxury Baijiu Maker

US Investors May Soon Have a Piece of China's Luxury Baijiu Maker

Factors to consider include a greater alignment of the China A shares market with worldwide market accessibility standards, the resilience of Stock Connect, the relaxation of daily trading limits, con...

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Owned Qatar Airways seeks 10% stake in American

Owned Qatar Airways seeks 10% stake in American

Hainan Airlines also placed sixth for World's Best Airline Cabin Cleanliness and tenth for the World's Best Cabin Staff, as well as receiving the SKYTRAX Five-Star Airline award for the seventh consec...

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Amazon buys U.S. supermarket chain Whole Foods for $13.4bn

Amazon buys U.S. supermarket chain Whole Foods for $13.4bn

Amazon's move is a threat to supermarket chains like Kroger , fresh produce retailers like Sprouts Farmers Market, big-box retailers like Walmart and Target that have moved aggressively into groc...

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Global Automotive Torque Vectoring System Market and Investment Analysis Report 2017

The competitive landscape of the global market for Gear Oil is determined by assessing the major industry participants, production capacity, production capacity utilization rate, Gear Oil market's p...

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DUP dig in as No 10 chaos holds up deal with Tories

DUP dig in as No 10 chaos holds up deal with Tories

Green later told BBC Radio 4′s Today programme the talks were "much wider" than just the DUP angling for more money for Northern Ireland and covered UK-wide policy. The DUP has blocked same-se...

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Sensex Retreats From Record On Late Sell-Off, Ends In Green

Sensex Retreats From Record On Late Sell-Off, Ends In Green

However, the 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) of the BSE, which opened at 31,351.53 points, closed at 31,290.74 points - up a mere 7.10 points, or 0.02 per cent, from its previous close at 31,283.64 ...

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Oil price falls below $45 for first time in 2017

USA oil had risen to as high as $54.45/bbl in February, but the drillers, encouraged by the higher prices, boosted output, and are now counting losses to their stock capitalization. Refinery crude r...

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Turkey sends first cargo ship with aid for Qatar

Turkey sends first cargo ship with aid for Qatar

The United Arab Emirates , which along with Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Bahrain imposed the measures to isolate Qatar, said the sanctions could last for years unless Doha accepted demands that the Arab...

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