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US: Laptops in checked bags on airlines pose fire, explosion risk - CNBC

13 hours 38 min ago

CNBC

US: Laptops in checked bags on airlines pose fire, explosion risk
CNBC
The U.S. is urging airlines to ban large, personal electronic devices from checked luggage because of the potential for a catastrophic fire. The Federal Aviation Administration said in a paper filed recently with a U.N. agency that its tests show that ...
FAA recommends airlines ban electronic devices from checked luggageKHON2
Laptops in checked bags pose fire and explosion riskThe Express Tribune
US seeks electronic ban for checked luggage: reportAnadolu Agency

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General Electric misses big on earnings, slashes its forecast - Business Insider

13 hours 39 min ago

Business Insider

General Electric misses big on earnings, slashes its forecast
Business Insider
General Electric earned an adjusted $0.29 a share, well below the $0.49 that Wall Street was expecting. Shares fell nearly 5% after the results. (Reuters) - General Electric Co. 's third-quarter profit missed Wall Street estimates by a wide margin on ...
Stocks making the biggest moves premarket: GE, PG, HON, STI, PYPL & moreCNBC
GE's Earnings Dumpster Fire Puts Dividend at RiskBloomberg
General Electric Stock Is Tumbling After Earnings Fell ShortFortune
TheStreet.com -Wall Street Journal -Nasdaq -Yahoo Finance
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News Highlights: Top Global Markets News of the Day - Fox Business

13 hours 39 min ago

News Highlights: Top Global Markets News of the Day
Fox Business
The dollar hit an October high after the U.S. Senate passed a budget blueprint, raising hopes for a Republican-led tax overhaul. Stocks, Dollar Jump After Senate Passes Budget Proposal. Stocks around the world climbed after the U.S. Senate passed a ...

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Schlumberger warns of moderating North American activity - Reuters

13 hours 47 min ago

Reuters

Schlumberger warns of moderating North American activity
Reuters
(Reuters) - Schlumberger Ltd (SLB.N) posted a bigger quarterly profit on Friday as its North American business continues to be helped by strong shale drilling, but the oilfield services giant said that investments in the region was moderating. FILE ...
Schlumberger Posts Inline Results, Cautions on North America: LIVE MARKET BLOGTheStreet.com
Schlumberger edges higher after in-line quarterSeeking Alpha

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US tax reform move boosts dollar, stocks, bond yields - Reuters

15 hours 51 min ago

Reuters

US tax reform move boosts dollar, stocks, bond yields
Reuters
LONDON (Reuters) - European stocks, the dollar and bond yields climbed on Friday as investors speculated on the return of the “Trumpflation trade”, after the U.S. Senate approved a budget blueprint that paves the way for tax cuts. Pedestrians leave and ...

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When $100BN is not enough… Softbank is planning Vision Fund sequels - TechCrunch

17 hours 13 min ago

TechCrunch

When $100BN is not enough… Softbank is planning Vision Fund sequels
TechCrunch
Softbank looks to be preparing follow on raises to its first ~$100BN Vision Fund. Speaking to Nikkei today CEO Masayoshi Son said: “The Vision Fund was just the first step, 10 trillion yen ($88BN) is simply not enough. We will briskly expand the scale ...
SoftBank Seen Climbing 36 Percent as Son Clarifies Tech VisionBloomberg
Japanese tycoon wants to invest $880 billion in techCNNMoney
SoftBank says it could invest as much as $880 billion(!) in techRecode
Seeking Alpha -Markets Insider -Nikkei Asian Review
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European Stocks Called Higher; Dollar In Focus After Senate Budget Deal - TheStreet.com

19 hours 16 min ago

TheStreet.com

European Stocks Called Higher; Dollar In Focus After Senate Budget Deal
TheStreet.com
European stocks look set for solid gains in the wake of a stronger U.S. dollar. ByMartin Baccardax. Oct 20, 2017 2:44 AM EDT. European stocks are expected to open firmly higher Friday as gains for the U.S. dollar, supported by Senate passage of a ...

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Dollar gains as US Senate clears tax-cut hurdle - Financial Times

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 11:36pm

Financial Times

Dollar gains as US Senate clears tax-cut hurdle
Financial Times
The US dollar strengthened on Friday as the Senate passed a budget blueprint that will help push forward the Republican party's planned $1.5tn tax-cut package. Hot topic. The Senate voted 51-49 late on Thursday to pass the bill, in a move that stands ...
USD rises as Senate takes first step on taxesForex Crunch
Asian shares, dollar gain after US Senate passes budget planReuters
European Stocks Called Higher; Dollar In Focus After Senate Budget DealTheStreet.com
Business Insider Australia
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The Latest: Last Car Built in Australia Rolls off GM Line - U.S. News & World Report

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 9:36pm

U.S. News & World Report

The Latest: Last Car Built in Australia Rolls off GM Line
U.S. News & World Report
The last mass-produced car built designed and built in Australia has rolled off General Motors Co.'s production line as the nation reluctantly bid farewell to its auto manufacturing industry. Oct. 19, 2017, at 9:31 p.m.. The Latest: Last Car Built in ...
Australia was brilliant at making cars. Where did it all go wrong?The Australian Financial Review
Holden chased out of the country by the Coalition in 2013, SA Premier Jay Weatherill saysABC Online
Australian car making to end soon with GM plant closingAkron Beacon Journal
Perth Now -The Australian -The New Daily -SBS
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Nissan's inappropriate inspections started at least 20 years ago: NHK - Reuters

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 8:58pm

Reuters

Nissan's inappropriate inspections started at least 20 years ago: NHK
Reuters
TOKYO (Reuters) - Inappropriate inspection practices at Nissan Motor Co Ltd had been going for at least 20 years, Japanese national broadcaster NHK reported on Friday, in a new revelation that could further roil Japan's second-biggest automaker.
Nissan Production Shutdown Delivers Fresh Blow to Japan Inc.Bloomberg
Nissan halts production of cars sold in JapanCNNMoney
Nissan to halt domestic car production for Japan marketAsahi Shimbun
Financial Times -Autoweek -The Straits Times -TheStreet.com
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1 October victim granted restraining order against MGM to prevent evidence tampering - FOX5 Las Vegas

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 7:46pm

FOX5 Las Vegas

1 October victim granted restraining order against MGM to prevent evidence tampering
FOX5 Las Vegas
Drapes billow out of broken windows at the Mandalay Bay resort and casino Monday, Oct. 2, 2017, on the Las Vegas Strip following a deadly shooting at a music festival in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher). LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -. Lawyers representing a ...
MGM Resorts slammed for new ad after mass shootingWKBW-TV
Judge grants order to stop MGM Resorts from destroying evidenceKLAS-TV
Mandalay Bay won't rent Vegas shooter's infamous suite againNew York Post
PEOPLE.com
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How Something as Simple as Pizza Will Save Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. - Yahoo Finance

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 7:00pm

Yahoo Finance

How Something as Simple as Pizza Will Save Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc.
Yahoo Finance
The phrase “nothing lasts forever” aptly describes the rise and fall of Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE:CMG). CMG was a classic growth story until 2015 when everything seemed to conspire against its recent and wild success. New restaurants kept ...

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This list of America's 'favorite' fast-food chains is almost inconceivably bad - OregonLive.com

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 6:50pm

OregonLive.com

This list of America's 'favorite' fast-food chains is almost inconceivably bad
OregonLive.com
You may have seen the above map floating through your Twitter or Facebook timelines today, supposedly showing the "most popular fast-food chain" in every state in America. Don't trust it. The map, compiled by Business Insider using data from Foursquare ...
Here is the most popular fast food chain in Minnesota, North DakotaWDAZ
Foursquare data reveals the most popular fast-food chain in every state — and America has a clear winnerMarkets Insider

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Jeff Bezos's Blue Origin test fires game-changing rocket engine - CNNMoney

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 6:02pm

CNNMoney

Jeff Bezos's Blue Origin test fires game-changing rocket engine
CNNMoney
Blue Origin's new rocket engine just took its first fiery breath on Thursday, a major step forward in the quest to end U.S. reliance on Russian engines. The commercial space outfit, headed by Amazon (AMZN, Tech30) CEO Jeff Bezos, took to Twitter to ...

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Stitch Fix has filed for an IPO, and the numbers look good - TechCrunch

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 4:31pm

Fortune

Stitch Fix has filed for an IPO, and the numbers look good
TechCrunch
Stitch Fix has filed to go public, finally revealing the financial guts of the startup which will be a test of modern e-commerce businesses that are looking to hit the market — and the numbers look pretty great! Let's start off really quick with ...
How Stitch Fix's Data-Driven Styling Could Boost its IPO ValueBloomberg
Stitch Fix Files for IPO in New Test for E-Commerce UpstartsFortune
Stitch Fix has filed publicly for its long-awaited IPORecode
Business Insider -Wall Street Journal -Allentown Morning Call -San Francisco Business Times
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United shares sink 12% after CEO admits airline is in a 'competitive hole' - CNNMoney

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 4:25pm

CNNMoney

United shares sink 12% after CEO admits airline is in a 'competitive hole'
CNNMoney
United Airlines shares plunged 12% after CEO Oscar Munoz told investors the company has dug itself into "a little bit of a competitive hole." During an earnings call Thursday morning, Munoz and other company executives faced a firestorm of questions ...
United Continental Holdings' (UAL) CEO Oscar Munoz on Q3 2017 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptSeeking Alpha
United tumbles as profit weakness damps faith in turnaroundCrain's Chicago Business

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8th child reported killed by recalled Ikea dresser - ABC News

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 4:17pm

North Country Public Radio

8th child reported killed by recalled Ikea dresser
ABC News
An eighth child has been killed by an Ikea dresser that was recalled more than a year ago because of its propensity to tip over. Two-year-old Jozef Dudek of California was killed when a three-drawer Ikea dresser tipped over and crushed him during naptime.
After Ikea Dresser Recall, Another Toddler Reportedly Died In Tip-OverCapital Public Radio News
IKEA Malm Dresser Tip-Over Claims the Life of Another 2-Year-Old Boy: Feldman Shepherd Retained by FamilyPR Newswire (press release)
Boy, 2, killed by recalled IKEA dresser10News
The Epoch Times -Philly.com
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Trump leaning toward Powell for Fed chair, officials say - Politico

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 4:03pm

Politico

Trump leaning toward Powell for Fed chair, officials say
Politico
Federal Reserve Governor Jerome Powell is the leading candidate to become the chair of the U.S. central bank after President Donald Trump concluded a series of meetings with five finalists Thursday, three administration officials said. The officials ...
Trump meets with Janet Yellen as decision on next Fed chair nearsLos Angeles Times
Bond yields fall suddenly on report Powell in lead to be Fed chiefCNBC
Trump finishes Yellen meeting as conservatives argue against hermySanAntonio.com
U.S. News & World Report -DailyFX -MarketWatch -Fox Business
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Facebook to launch news subscription feature, some big names opt out - Reuters

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 4:03pm

Reuters

Facebook to launch news subscription feature, some big names opt out
Reuters
(Reuters) - Facebook Inc (FB.O) said on Thursday it has signed up 10 news publishers including the Washington Post and The Economist to take part in a trial that gives its mobile app users access to a limited number of articles a month and then the ...
Facebook Tests Subscriptions For Instant ArticlesMediaPost Communications
Facebook is letting 10 media outlets charge readers subscriptions to view storiesMarkets Insider
Facebook is now testing paywalls and subscriptions for Instant ArticlesTechCrunch
The Verge -Fortune -AppleInsider (press release) (blog) -PCMag
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Blue Origin just sent a jolt through the aerospace industry - Ars Technica

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 3:45pm

Ars Technica

Blue Origin just sent a jolt through the aerospace industry
Ars Technica
New space company Blue Origin has spent the better part of this decade developing a powerful rocket engine for use in its orbital rocket, New Glenn, and potentially other US-based launchers. This engine, the liquid natural gas-powered BE-4, has been ...
Blue Origin space venture fires up BE-4 rocket engine, marking a win for Jeff BezosGeekWire
Blue Origin fires up its next big rocket engine for the first timeThe Verge
Why Blue Origin's hot-fire test of its BE-4 rocket engine is a big stepWKMG Orlando

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