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California Releases Emergency Cannabis Regulations - Leafly

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 5:59pm

Leafly

California Releases Emergency Cannabis Regulations
Leafly
California top cannabis regulator, Lori Ajax, addresses an industry group meeting in Long Beach, on Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017. California's emerging marijuana industry is being rattled by an array of unknowns as the state races to issue its first ...
Here are the rules for legal marijuana in California once law goes into effect Jan. 1OCRegister

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21st Century Fox Shares Soar on Report of Comcast Acquisition Overture, Verizon Interest - Variety

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 5:51pm

Variety

21st Century Fox Shares Soar on Report of Comcast Acquisition Overture, Verizon Interest
Variety
Comcast has approached 21st Century Fox about acquiring key assets including its movie and TV studio and selected cable networks. The move, first reported Thursday evening by the Wall Street Journal, comes a week after the media world was jolted by ...
Comcast is in talks with 21st Century Fox about buying major assets, sources sayCNBC
Comcast Has Approached 21st Century Fox About an AcquisitionWall Street Journal
Murdoch's 21st Century Fox in deal talks with Comcast: reportThe Australian Financial Review
Investing.com -Zacks Investment Research
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Keystone pipeline shut down after spilling 5000 barrels of oil in South Dakota - The Hill

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 4:36pm

The Hill

Keystone pipeline shut down after spilling 5000 barrels of oil in South Dakota
The Hill
Workers took the Keystone oil pipeline offline on Thursday after it spilled 5,000 barrels of oil in rural South Dakota, officials said. A TransCanada crew shut down the pipeline at 6 a.m. Thursday morning after detecting an oil leak along the line, the ...
More Than 200000 Gallons Of Oil Spill Along The Keystone PipelineBuzzFeed News
TransCanada Keystone pipeline leaks 795000 litres of crude oil in South Dakota570 News
Crews cleaning up Keystone Pipeline leak in Marshall CountyKSFY

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Caesars Entertainment to buy casino operator Centaur for $1.7 billion - Reuters

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 4:35pm

Reuters

Caesars Entertainment to buy casino operator Centaur for $1.7 billion
Reuters
(Reuters) - Casino operator Caesars Entertainment Corp (CZR.O) said on Thursday it would buy privately owned casino and horse racing company Centaur Holdings LLC for $1.7 billion in cash to expand in Indiana. The marquee sign at Caesars Palace hotel ...
Caesars to pay $1.7B for Indy area casinos, horse tracksIndianapolis Star
Caesars Entertainment to Buy Indiana Casinos in $1.7 Billion DealWall Street Journal
Caesars Entertainment acquires Centaur Holdings for $1.7 billionCNBC
Fox 59 -GlobeNewswire (press release)
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Mashable reportedly selling to Ziff Davis for about $50 million - TechCrunch

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 4:24pm

TechCrunch

Mashable reportedly selling to Ziff Davis for about $50 million
TechCrunch
Tech site Mashable is being sold to publishing giant Ziff Davis, according to a new report from The Wall Street Journal. The website, which focuses on tech and tech-related stories and has been publishing since 2005, will sell to Ziff Davis for around ...
Mashable Is Close to Sale to PCMag Publisher Ziff DavisBloomberg
BuzzFeed Set to Miss Revenue Target, Signaling Turbulence in MediaWall Street Journal
Mashable Sold at Fire-Sale Price of $50 Million to Ziff Davis (Report)Variety
Axios -Markets Insider
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OMB Director Mick Mulvaney being considered for interim CFPB leadership position - Washington Post

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 3:49pm

Washington Post

OMB Director Mick Mulvaney being considered for interim CFPB leadership position
Washington Post
President Trump is considering naming Mick Mulvaney, director of the Office of Management and Budget, to run the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau on an interim basis, potentially setting up the watchdog agency for a massive overhaul, according to a ...
Trump Considers Naming Mulvaney Interim CFPB DirectorBloomberg
OMB Director Mick Mulvaney to be interim CFPB headCBS News
Mick Mulvaney to Run Consumer Watchdog Agency He HatesNew York Magazine
U.S. News & World Report -The Telegraph (blog) -Seeking Alpha
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Bon-Ton CEO: Company to close at least 40 stores in 2018 - WFMZ Allentown

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 1:26pm

WFMZ Allentown

Bon-Ton CEO: Company to close at least 40 stores in 2018
WFMZ Allentown
YORK, Pa. - Bon-Ton officials announced Thursday that difficult retail market means the company will be closing dozens of its 260 department stores. In a gloomy report of third-quarter 2017 results, Bon-Ton reported a decrease in comparable store sales ...
The Bon-Ton Stores' (BONT) CEO Bill Tracy on Q3 2017 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptSeeking Alpha
5 things you need to know about the 40 store closures Bon-Ton is planning for 2018Milwaukee Business Journal
Bon-Ton to close 40 stores next yearBuffalo Business First
WKBW-TV -Wisconsin Public Radio News -Milwaukee Journal Sentinel -Allentown Morning Call
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Barnes & Noble shares surge on reports bookseller may go private - CNBC

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 1:16pm

CNBC

Barnes & Noble shares surge on reports bookseller may go private
CNBC
The bookseller faces heightened competition from the likes of Amazon Books, and other retailers moving their book assortments online. Lauren Thomas | @laurenthomasx3. Published 43 Mins Ago Updated 9 Mins Ago CNBC.com. SHARES ...
Activist investor draws up plan to take Barnes & Noble private: WSJReuters
Barnes & Noble Investor Proposes Deal to Take Bookseller PrivateWall Street Journal
Barnes & Noble Stock Surges as Activist Proposes Go Private Plan - ReportTheStreet.com
Business Wire (press release) -Financial Times -Bibeypost.com -Zacks Investment Research
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Amazon's exclusive deal with Calvin Klein is about much more than underwear - Quartz

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 12:58pm

Quartz

Amazon's exclusive deal with Calvin Klein is about much more than underwear
Quartz
For the first time, Calvin Klein is bypassing department stores to sell its newest underwear exclusively on Amazon this holiday season, the Wall Street Journal reports. The undergarment styles, which include cotton bralettes and striped panties, will ...
Calvin Klein, Inc. Announces Holiday Retail Experience with Amazon FashionBusiness Wire (press release)
Calvin Klein to sell some items exclusively on AmazonSeeking Alpha
Karlie Kloss poses in her underwear as she excitedly unveils new Calvin Klein collaboration... after landing cover ...Daily Mail
Zacks Investment Research
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Siemens to Eliminate About 6900 Jobs, Half of Them in Germany - Bloomberg

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 10:32am

Channel NewsAsia

Siemens to Eliminate About 6900 Jobs, Half of Them in Germany
Bloomberg
Siemens AG is planning to cut about 6,900 jobs and close at least two sites as Europe's biggest engineering company attempts to turn around its struggling power and gas division after a sharp drop in orders. Half of the 6,900 jobs being eliminated will ...
Siemens to cut 6900 jobs worldwide, half of them in GermanyCNBC
Siemens says to cut about 6900 jobsReuters
Siemens To Cut About 6900 Jobs Worldwide, Half Of Them In GermanyNasdaq
Financial Times -Gears Of Biz
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Brexit: Goldman Sachs chief Lloyd Blankfein suggests second vote - BBC News

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 10:31am

BBC News

Brexit: Goldman Sachs chief Lloyd Blankfein suggests second vote
BBC News
The chief executive of Goldman Sachs, Lloyd Blankfein, has suggested holding another referendum on Brexit. Mr Blankfein tweeted: "Here in UK, lots of hand-wringing from CEOs over #Brexit... So much at stake, why not make sure consensus still there?".
Anger as billionaire Goldman Sachs chief demands a second referendum amid fears result will hurt his profitsDaily Mail
The boss of Goldman Sachs just called for a second Brexit referendumCNBC
Goldman Sachs boss Lloyd Blankfein champions the idea of second Brexit referendum in latest tweetTelegraph.co.uk
The Guardian -Financial Times -Financial News -City A.M.
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Dow rises more than 150 points as Wal-Mart and Cisco jump after earnings - CNBC

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 10:26am

CNBC

Dow rises more than 150 points as Wal-Mart and Cisco jump after earnings
CNBC
Cisco reported earnings and revenue that beat Wall Street expectations, lifted in part by strong sales of software applications. Wal-Mart also reported better-than-expected quarterly results, boosted by a surge in grocery and online sales. Before ...
MARKET SNAPSHOT: Stock Market Bounces Back From 2-day Drop; Cisco, Wal-Mart Gain On ResultsFox Business
Wall St set to rebound on strong Wal-Mart, Cisco earningsNasdaq
Apple, Cisco, Wal-Mart Rally; Do You Own These 3 Buffett Stocks?Investor's Business Daily
The Straits Times -Yahoo Finance
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Amazon Key's camera can be disabled by a third party, allowing couriers to reenter your house - The Verge

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 10:15am

The Verge

Amazon Key's camera can be disabled by a third party, allowing couriers to reenter your house
The Verge
Last month, the world was introduced to Amazon Key, a new service from the online shopping juggernaut that allows couriers to unlock your front door to deliver packages. One of the main concerns of the service is the central question of whether Prime ...
Amazon Key changes how packages are delivered — just beware of your dogCNBC
Amazon Key Flaw Could Let Rogue Deliverymen Disable Your CameraWIRED
Amazon Key hack could make you clueless in a home invasionCNET
SlashGear
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Data Sheet—Nvidia's CEO Is Just Getting Started at the Firm He Co-Founded 24 Years Ago - Fortune

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 9:17am

Fortune

Data Sheet—Nvidia's CEO Is Just Getting Started at the Firm He Co-Founded 24 Years Ago
Fortune
Silicon Valley tends to fall in love with the new new thing. Chip maker Nvidia is the new old thing, an overnight success story years in the making that is having its moment and then some. As Fortune's Andrew Nusca says in his finely crafted cover ...
Fortune businessperson of the year: Nvidia's HuangAxios

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US unemployment benefits edge up to still-low 249000 with overall benefits near 44-year low - Olean Times Herald

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 8:42am

US unemployment benefits edge up to still-low 249000 with overall benefits near 44-year low
Olean Times Herald
WASHINGTON (AP) — US unemployment benefits edge up to still-low 249,000 with overall benefits near 44-year low. Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

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Amazon (AMZN) Trims Whole Foods Prices Ahead of Holiday Season - Nasdaq

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 8:22am

Nasdaq

Amazon (AMZN) Trims Whole Foods Prices Ahead of Holiday Season
Nasdaq
Thanksgiving and Christmas is right around the corner and Amazon (AMZN) is wasting no time looking to capitalize on its Prime strategy for its Whole Foods acquisition. The e-commerce giant plans to drop Whole Foods prices on several traditional holiday ...

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Norway's $1 trillion wealth fund proposes to drop oil, gas stocks from index - Reuters

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 8:13am

Reuters

Norway's $1 trillion wealth fund proposes to drop oil, gas stocks from index
Reuters
OSLO (Reuters) - Norway's trillion-dollar sovereign wealth fund is proposing to drop oil and gas companies from its benchmark index, which would mean cutting its investments in those companies, the deputy central bank chief supervising the fund told ...
World's Biggest Wealth Fund Wants Out of Oil and GasBloomberg
Norway's $1T wealth fund considers exiting oil and gas stocksSeeking Alpha
Norway's $1 trillion wealth fund proposes dropping oil and gas stocksFinancial Times
StreetInsider.com -Financial News -Reuters Africa -Axios
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American Express, Santander team up with Ripple for cross-border payments via blockchain - CNBC

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 8:01am

CNBC

American Express, Santander team up with Ripple for cross-border payments via blockchain
CNBC
American Express and Santander have partnered with financial technology firm Ripple to speed up cross-border payments between the U.S. and the U.K. by using blockchain technology. Payments made by American Express' business customers on its FX ...
American Express Introduces Blockchain-Enabled Cross-Border Business-to-Business PaymentsBusiness Wire (press release)
American Express Opens First Blockchain Corridor With Ripple TechCoinDesk

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Wal-Mart's earnings, sales top Street expectations, sending shares higher - CNBC

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 7:55am

CNBC

Wal-Mart's earnings, sales top Street expectations, sending shares higher
CNBC
Wal-Mart has brought brands such as Jet.com, Bonobos, Modcloth and Moosejaw into its portfolio. The big-box retailer is expanding curbside grocery pick-up service, beefing up its digital assortment and working with Amazon-rival Google on voice ...
Wal-Mart reports better-than-expected third-quarter sales, shares jumpReuters
Walmart Earnings Exceed Analysts' Expectations for Ninth Straight QuarterTheStreet.com
E-commerce growth explodes at Wal-MartSeeking Alpha
STLtoday.com -Benzinga -StreetInsider.com -Arkansas Online
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“Busiest holiday season:” Over 50 million Americans expected to travel this Thanksgiving - fox6now.com

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 7:46am

fox6now.com

“Busiest holiday season:” Over 50 million Americans expected to travel this Thanksgiving
fox6now.com
MCLEAN, VIRGINIA - NOVEMBER 23: Traffic converges on highway I-495 South just west of the nation's capital on one of the busiest travel days of the year November 23, 2011 in McLean, Virginia. The American Automobile Association projects that 42.5 ...
Your Thanksgiving travel forecast is in: AAA predicts 51 million Americans to hit the roadKSHB
Thanksgiving holiday travel expected to be highest in a dozen yearsTopeka Capital Journal
Chicago, other cities could see 'record' Thanksgiving traffic delays, AAA saysChicago Tribune
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