• Hong Kong pro-democracy camp suffers election setback
Hong Kong pro-democracy camp suffers election setback

The vote pits pro-Beijing loyalists against opposition candidates competing for four seats in the city's semi-democratic legislature. "The democracy camp has faced huge suppressions due to the political turmoil over these years". Under the "one country, two systems" framework, Beijing promised to let Hong Kong maintain wide autonomy and civil liber...

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  • Trump blocks Broadcom's $117B bid for Qualcomm
Trump blocks Broadcom's $117B bid for Qualcomm

Alpha Cubed Investments Llc acquired 40,416 shares as Qualcomm Inc ( QCOM)'s stock rose 2.14%. The institutional investor held 27,047 shares of the food distributors company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $1.46 million, down from 32,746 at the end of the previous reported quarter.

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  • Bound flight makes emergency landing in Albuquerque
Bound flight makes emergency landing in Albuquerque

Media reports described a smoke-filled cabin. Southwest Airlines 737 like this had to make an emergency landing in New Mexico after an apparent onboard electrical fire. Eric was a passenger on the aircraft that had to make an emergency diversion to Albuquerque. A Dallas Police officer aboard the flight tweeted that Dallas-based Southwest's fl...

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  • Why Tesla Suspended Model 3 Production Last Month
Why Tesla Suspended Model 3 Production Last Month

The stock decreased 0.03% or $0.01 during the last trading session, reaching $39.35. About 1.06M shares traded. Btim Corp acquired 2,258 shares as Praxair Inc (PX)'s stock rose 10.06%. Investors sentiment increased to 1.3 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.25, from 1.3 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 93 investors sold TSLA shares while 134 reduced holdings.

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  • Pathstone Family Office LLC Has $853000 Holdings in Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO)
Pathstone Family Office LLC Has $853000 Holdings in Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO)

Whittier Trust Co Of Nevada Inc who had been investing in Facebook Inc Cl A for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $538.06B market cap company. $7.59M worth of Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) was sold by BHATT PRAT. Jacobs Levy Equity Mgmt owns 0.13% invested in Facebook, Inc. 614,931 are owned by Barrett Asset Mngmt Limited Liability...

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  • Big tech must be regulated
Big tech must be regulated

These online gatekeepers can lock in their power by acquiring smaller rivals, buying up new innovations and hiring the industry's top talent, making it harder for others to compete, he said. In recent years, we've seen conspiracy theories trend on social media platforms, fake Twitter and Facebook accounts stoke social tensions, external actors inte...

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  • European Union extends sanctions against Russian Federation over Ukraine
European Union extends sanctions against Russian Federation over Ukraine

Other EU measures in place in response to the Ukraine crisis include economic sanctions targeting specific sectors of the Russian economy, now in place until July 31, 2018; restrictive measures in response to the illegal annexation of Crimea and Sevastopol, limited to the territory of Crimea and Sevastopol, now in place until June 23, 2018.

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  • Gas prices in Meadville area inch lower
Gas prices in Meadville area inch lower

Last week, the average was $2.27 for both counties. According to the Triple-A Fuel Survey the average pump price in North Dakota is $2.57 cents a gallon. Crude oil prices, which drive gasoline prices, jumped at the end of last week, right along with the stock market. "Gasoline should slide a few cents more this week, based on last week's decl...

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  • Air Canada computer issues force flight cancellation at Victoria airport
Air Canada computer issues force flight cancellation at Victoria airport

Air Canada issued a statement on Monday morning saying... "We thank customers for their patience". Air Canada customers in Canada and overseas took to Twitter to complain of long lines, flight delays and other travel disruptions because of the computer problems.

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  • January Nebraska jobless rate matches December 2.9 percent
January Nebraska jobless rate matches December 2.9 percent

The largest decline was in professional and business services, which lost 2,300 jobs. South Carolina's jobless rate inched up slightly in January, even as the state's employment continued to rise. Over the year, the Kansas economy added 9,100 nonfarm jobs, or 0.6 percent, the department said. This was a result of 4,105 unemployed residents no lon...

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  • Teen's Viral 'Act Of Kindness' Gains Her A College Scholarship
Teen's Viral 'Act Of Kindness' Gains Her A College Scholarship

Yet, humble as ever, Evoni says she can't believe that she is getting attention for something she would do for any other customer. The mayor of La Marque, Bobby Hocking, chose to express his gratitude for Williams as well - by declaring March 8, 2018 as Evoni "Nini" Williams Day, a day in her honor .

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  • India's February core consumer inflation around 5.04-5.16 percent
India's February core consumer inflation around 5.04-5.16 percent

Data released by the Central Statistics Office (CSO) showed that the rate of price rise in the consumer food segment was lower at 3.26 per cent in February, as against 4.7 per cent in the previous month. As per use-based classification, the growth rates in January 2018 over January 2017 are 5.8 percent in primary goods, 14.6 percent in capital goo...

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  • Dropbox thinks it's worth as much as $8 billion in IPO
Dropbox thinks it's worth as much as $8 billion in IPO

On a fully diluted basis including stock options, the mid-range of the IPO price range gives the company a market capitalisation of around United States dollars 7.4 billion. Dropbox company has touted its business as a path to unleashing creative energy and inspired work. Meanwhile, Dropbox said it now has 11 million paying users, which is far le...

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  • Goldman Sachs CEO succession clearer with Schwartz retiring
Goldman Sachs CEO succession clearer with Schwartz retiring

The race to succeed Lloyd Blankfein as chief executive of Goldman Sachs has narrowed to one candidate, following the surprise departure of one of the United States investment bank's top executives. Mr Schwartz served five years as global co-head of the securities division, before being named CFO in 2013. Promoting Solomon to chief executive w...

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  • JK minister Haseeb Drabu sacked over controversial remark on Kashmir
JK minister Haseeb Drabu sacked over controversial remark on Kashmir

N. Vohra about the decision. "Don't see J&K as a conflict state and a political issue, it is a society which has social issues right now". Your statement has the potential of creating a serious dent in the image and credibility of the party.

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  • Roger Federer Remains Perfect in Paradise
Roger Federer Remains Perfect in Paradise

In late action, Croat second seed Marin Cilic beat Hungarian Marton Fucsovics 7-5 6-3, while Canadian Milos Raonic defeated 17-year-old compatriot Felix Auger-Aliassime 6-4 6-4. In a post match interview the former World Number 1 said that he felt like this was his first match on the pro circuit despite having won 12 Grand Slam titles.

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  • Sensex today: ITC, Tata Steel top movers; index gains over 250 points
Sensex today: ITC, Tata Steel top movers; index gains over 250 points

Index major ITC surged 4.09 per cent after cigarette cess was kept unchanged at the GST Council meet. Shares of Axis Bank (up 1.02 per cent), HDFC Bank (up 0.83 per cent), YES Bank (up 0.40 per cent), Kotak Mahindra Bank (up 0.38 per cent) and Federal Bank (up 0.27 per cent) also advanced up to 1 per cent.

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  • 'Super dehydrated' Tim McGraw collapses on stage in Ireland
'Super dehydrated' Tim McGraw collapses on stage in Ireland

Country star Tim McGraw collapsed on stage during a performance in Dublin, Ireland, on Sunday night. A representative for McGraw tells Rolling Stone that McGraw was, indeed, "suffering from dehydration". On March 3rd, he tweeted praisefor the decision by sporting-goods chain Dick's to raise the minimum age for a firearm purchase to 21. McGra...

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  • Trudeau Registers 'Serious Concerns' With Trump About Tariffs
Trudeau Registers 'Serious Concerns' With Trump About Tariffs

From Washington to Beijing, officials have warned that any such measures by the Trump administration could be met with retaliation. Republicans have been hard pressed to support Mr. Targeting 2.8 billion euros ($3.5 billion) of American goods, the EU aims to apply a 25 percent tit-for-tat levy on a range of consumer, agricultural and steel ...

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  • Intel considers possible bid for Broadcom
Intel considers possible bid for Broadcom

Just how advanced the thinking is was not reported. Yet in reality, Intel, who is favored to gain contracts from Apple for modems for next generation devices over Qualcomm, could lose that business to Broadcom should their bid be allowed to proceed.

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  • San Antonio Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard could return this week
San Antonio Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard could return this week

Yet he still wasn't ready to return even then. More information regarding his return should surface during the week, although barring any setbacks, Leonard is expected in the lineup against the Pelicans. Now with Kawhi presumably back and with a few games under his belt ahead of that game, it's going to be all the more hard for the Jazz and could r...

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  • Melrose lifts GKN takeover offer to £8.1bn
Melrose lifts GKN takeover offer to £8.1bn

As part of its new, final offer, Melrose increased only the share element of its deal. Melrose - a FTSE 250-listed industrial turnaround firm - increased its bid to 1.69 Melrose shares for every GKN share held, plus an unchanged 81 pence in cash, together equivalent to 467 pence per share based on Melrose's share price at close on Friday.

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  • Donald Trump could REMOVE tariffs from selected countries as China joins backlash
Donald Trump could REMOVE tariffs from selected countries as China joins backlash

Cohn's White House departure comes just one week after White House Communications Director Hope Hicks resigned from her post, after serving for several months. Now with Cohn gone - a move the JP Morgan chief Jamie Dimon described on Thursday as "unfortunate" and "terrible" - Navarro may be unleashed. Determined to keep what he viewed as a c...

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  • Ryan pushes Trump to take 'more surgical' approach to tariffs
Ryan pushes Trump to take 'more surgical' approach to tariffs

Trump also criticised the European Union for trade barriers on United States companies and repeated his threat to slap tariffs on European auto imports if Brussels retaliates against the steel tariffs . That totals to a loss of roughly 146,000 jobs, a study by The Trade Partnership says. Trump remained adamant about signing the tariff...

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  • Investors Research Corp Purchases Shares of 4134 Time Warner Inc (NYSE:TWX)
Investors Research Corp Purchases Shares of 4134 Time Warner Inc (NYSE:TWX)

Shares of Time Warner Inc ( NYSE TWX ) opened at $95.26 on Friday. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 27,785 shares in the company, valued at $2,600,953.85. (NYSE:TWX) for 50.75M shares. (NYSE:TWX) was sold by WRIGHT DEBORAH C. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.76 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.15, from 0.76 in 2017Q2.

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