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"Pharma Bro" Martin Shkreli ordered to forfeit almost $7.4 Million

A lawyer for Shkreli could not immediately be reached for comment on the judge's order. Shkreli, the former Chief Executive Officer of Retrophin, is most famous for his role as founder and CEO of Turing Pharmaceuticals. They determined that he lied to investors about the performance of his hedge funds, MSMB Capital and MSMB Healthcare. He also was found guilty of conspiring to manipulate the stock price of another drug company he founded, Retrophin Inc (RTRX.O). Read More

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Centre-right coalition leads in early results after Italian election

Centre-right coalition leads in early results after Italian election

Negotiations on forming a majority could take weeks or even months. "We represent the whole boot, from Val D'aosta to Sicily". The numbers in parliament could mean deadlock will ensue. Neither got enough votes to govern alone, however, which will likely lead to a period of political uncertainty in Italy. In the election run-up, there had been talk of a potential anti-establishment alliance between the League and the populist Five Star Movement , the leading single party in the vote with 32 ... Read More

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Trump speaks with world leaders, no tariff exemptions

Trump speaks with world leaders, no tariff exemptions

Numerous ministers from around the world have been in touch with Trump and administration officials including Ross, hinting at an intensive behind-the-scenes effort to change the US President's mind, the commerce secretary said. There's been speculation Trump may consider exempting some US allies. Possible billionaire Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross is most-famous for the $600 custom embroidered velvet slippers he wore one year ago to Trump's speech before a joint session of Congress. Read More

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Janus Henderson Group PLC Has $1.75 Billion Stake in Amazon.com, Inc

Janus Henderson Group PLC Has $1.75 Billion Stake in Amazon.com, Inc

Meritage Group Lp who had been investing in Amazon Com Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $726.28B market cap company. 2,100,000 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 6,570,000. Zapolsky David sold $3.24M worth of stock or 2,216 shares. Burt Wealth stated it has 0.39% of its portfolio in Amazon.com, Inc. Breton Hill Capital Ltd, which manages about $698.62M and $542.23 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Validus Holdings Ltd ... Read More

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Have You Voted Yet In The 2018 Texas Primary Election?

Have You Voted Yet In The 2018 Texas Primary Election?

He said the outcome could potentially decide close elections. Although many voters have taken advantage of early voting, the Webb County Elections Office says there's been a slight decrease in numbers. Voters in Hidalgo County will elect a new top county administrator to succeed longtime judge Ramon Garcia, while the judge in Cameron County, Eddie Trevino, is facing a primary challenge. Read More

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Glasgow Airport delay runway opening time as snow suspends flights

Glasgow Airport delay runway opening time as snow suspends flights

Both flights were lucky to not have been cancelled as dozens across the United Kingdom were halted due to snowy or icy conditions and high wind speeds. The current amber weather warning in the Granite City means no flights will be operating until 10am. Crews at Dublin Airport are working hard to shift snow from runways, however passengers have been warned to check the status of their flight for cancelation before making the journey out. Read More

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In Wake of Florida Shooting, REI Halts Orders from Vista Outdoor

In Wake of Florida Shooting, REI Halts Orders from Vista Outdoor

A well-known high-end outdoor equipment store in this country announced this morning it will end its relationship with a large holding company associated with guns. The debate about Vista Outdoor has been heated. A number of US stores have recently changed their gun policies by raising the age bar for buyers to over 21 years and taking the assault rifle AR-15 - which was used to kill 17 people in the parkland Florida shooting last month - off their shelves. Read More

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Markets fret over trade war after Trump's tariff vow

Markets fret over trade war after Trump's tariff vow

The Dow Jones industrial average fell 372, or 1.5 percent, to 24,238, and the Nasdaq composite dropped 74, or 1 percent, to 7,106. Thomas J. DeRosa, CEO of Toledo's Welltower Inc., rang the opening bell. He told Congress that he's more optimistic about the economy, which led some investors to anticipate four rate increases for 2018, up from three previous year. Read More

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Germany Has the Most Golds at the Winter Olympics

Germany Has the Most Golds at the Winter Olympics

And for some Christian athletes, this year's games were especially sweet - but they seemed to keep their wins in perspective. "So, it gives me peace in that I don't have to fight for results for my worth". But she felt like she didn't achieve her goal this time either. If He doesn't, it's all good, I'm moving on, " Wise said. Team USA played Canada, and brought home their first gold in the event after twenty years. Read More

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2 shot at Central Michigan University, suspect on the loose

2 shot at Central Michigan University, suspect on the loose

He said the young man was taken to a hospital and released. A source told TV5 two people have been shot. The City of Mount Pleasant has been distributing the below photo of the suspect. "The university responded quickly", university spokeswoman Sherry Knight said at a press conference Friday. The campus and much of the surrounding city of Mount Pleasant remains on lockdown . Read More

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International Olympic Committee recommends upholding ban of Russian Federation through Winter Games

International Olympic Committee recommends upholding ban of Russian Federation through Winter Games

Testing of samples taken from Russians in Pyeongchang is nearing its end, and Russian IOC member Shamil Tarpishchev told the state news agency RIA Novosti on Monday that reinstatement could come as soon as Tuesday. Bach said the IOC plan to remove the Russian Olympic Committee's suspension despite two positive doping tests - 50 percent of the positives at the Games in PyeongChang - was because neither one showed "systemic or systematic doping" by athletes or ROC officials. Read More

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Maruti Suzuki sales rise 13% to 136648 units in February

Maruti Suzuki sales rise 13% to 136648 units in February

This segment saw a jump of 13.8% in sales to 20,324 units during the month. The company's domestic sales during the month stood at 137,900 units, compared with 120,735 units in February previous year, representing a rise of 14.2%. Japanese automobile giant Toyota Kirloskar Motor reported 3 per cent increase in domestic sales at 11,864 units in February. The carmaker credits this growth to the increasing demand for Tiago and Tigor along with Nexon and Hexa gaining traction in the ... Read More

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Trump, Boeing reach 'informal' agreement for new Air Force One

Trump, Boeing reach 'informal' agreement for new Air Force One

The White House says the original estimates for the project were over $5 billion. The White House announced a deal with Boeing for the two Air Force One planes the company was developing for the USA government. The actual costs of the planes that will become the next Air Force One is only a small part of the $3.9 billion price tag . In December 2016, Mr Trump said they were too expensive and the order should be cancelled. Read More

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Ohio Teachers Keep Close Eye On Supreme Court 'Right To Work' Case

Ohio Teachers Keep Close Eye On Supreme Court 'Right To Work' Case

Janus' challenge is being closely watched because it endangers tens of thousands of union contracts in a little less than half of the states that are organized around the framework established in Abood . Because, as Justice Sonia Sotomayor suggested, the people behind Janus v. AFSCME "are basically arguing, do away with unions". "Almost every preK-12 teacher in IL is in a union", said IEA President Kathi Griffin. Read More

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The Stifel Nicolaus Trims Realty Income (O) Target Price to $60.00

On Wednesday, December 30 the stock rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with "Buy". As per Wednesday, October 25, the company rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets. The stock decreased 0.21% or $0.27 during the last trading session, reaching $125.44. About 605,133 shares traded. IDEX Corporation (NYSE:IEX) has risen 30.97% since February 27, 2017 and is uptrending. Read More

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North willing to hold talks with US: South Korea

North willing to hold talks with US: South Korea

USA officials have said that they were open to holding preliminary talks with North Korea , but that pressure would not let up until the North starts denuclearizing. "Everybody here has worked so hard to make it to the Olympics and have the opportunity to walk in the closing ceremony!" he wrote in a tweet that had been liked over 42,000 times by Sunday night. Read More

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Hyundai Kona Electric debuts with two battery options

Hyundai Kona Electric debuts with two battery options

Using the onboard 7.2 kW AC charger, those times climb to 6 hours 10 minutes for the short-range model and 9 hours 40 minutes for the long-range model. The regenerative braking system (which charges the batteries by collecting energy produced during braking) can be adjusted using paddles behind the steering wheel to suit the driver's tastes. Read More

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Sudden-death Russia hail hockey gold, sing banned anthem

Sudden-death Russia hail hockey gold, sing banned anthem

The team was barred from using Russian flags or having its national anthem played because of International Olympic Committee sanctions for state-sponsored doping. "Now I have no dream". "When you play for your country, it is more important", OAR's Pavel Datsyuk said. "Now I have no dream", he told the media after the event, via The Herald Sun . Read More

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Oil Prices Slip as Dollar Strengthens

Oil Prices Slip as Dollar Strengthens

Oil prices edged up on Friday, supported by lower United States crude inventories, but gains were capped by a surge in U.S. exports that dragged net imports in the world's biggest fuel consumer to a record low. The decline of stockpiles "is starting to turn into a potentially critical situation that could be very supportive" for West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude prices, plus "the trouble in Libya seems to be on the upswing", he said. Read More

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Skaters vilified for bullying teammate competing for dead brother

Skaters vilified for bullying teammate competing for dead brother

She explained the women have worked hard to earn their spot in the Winter Olympics . While the South Koreans celebrated too soon, Japan survived for one more end. The suppport has also reached beyond the stadium. With the bespectacled Kim barking commands to her sweepers the rock slowed to stop on the button and the crowd erupted as the foursome embraced and tears flowed. Read More

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