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Facebook suspends Trump election data firm that accessed millions of user profiles

Facebook suspends Trump election data firm that accessed millions of user profiles

Strategic Communication Laboratories and the Trump campaign were not immediately available for comment. The data was then used to tailor campaign messages that could take advantage of voters' personality traits. Facebook first learned of the privacy and data retention policy violations in 2015 and had required that all involved give assurances that they would delete the harvested data. Read More

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Salem family to reunite with dog United Airlines mistakenly sent to Japan

Salem family to reunite with dog United Airlines mistakenly sent to Japan

He was scheduled to land in Kansas City just before his owner, Kara Swindle , and her two children. You might also be interested in. . But now, Irgo (the German Shepherd) is flying back first-class. A dog bound to Kansas was accidentally transported to Japan. The pet mishap came days after the awful death of a family dog, Kokito, on a United Airlines flight when an attendant insisted it stay inside an overhead bin. Read More

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Women graduate straight into gender pay gap

Women graduate straight into gender pay gap

HSBC has a target to try to improve its gender balance and is aiming to have 30% of senior roles held by women by 2020. The gap will widen to 60% this year, the UK's biggest bank said in a report on Thursday. The gender pay gap starts right at the beginning of women's careers, according to statistics from the Department for Education. "We are making progress". Read More

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WTA INDIAN WELLS - Kasatkina bossed Kerber

WTA INDIAN WELLS - Kasatkina bossed Kerber

Kasatkina eventually completed the upset victory after just an hour and 41-minutes of play, earning her second win over Wozniacki in two months. Osaka has won 74.2 per cent of the points on her first serve throughout the tournament. Kasatkina is a player to keep an eye on this season, but for this match, Kerber should edge it out. "He hits it big, has a big serve, big forehand", said Federer, a five-time champion at Indian Wells . Read More

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IHeart Media Is $20 Million In Debt; Files For Bankruptcy

IHeart Media Is $20 Million In Debt; Files For Bankruptcy

Buyers led by Bain Capital, the investment firm co-founded by former presidential candidate Mitt Romney, agreed in 2006 to $26.7 billion funded by big banks for the company then known as Clear Channel Communications. The company has enough cash to support it through the restructuring effort, officials added. As demonstrated here and with the recent Toys "R" Us news, debt isn't your friend. Read More

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German utilities E.ON, RWE in energy market shake-up

German utilities E.ON, RWE in energy market shake-up

Under the deal still subject to approval by anti-trust authorities, RWE would receive the Innogy renewables and gas storage business as well as Innogy's stake in Austrian energy supplier Kelag. Innogy and E.ON have also rallied. An agreement in principle has been reached for the sale of RWE's 76.8% stake in Innogy. Morgan Stanley said the agreement could be a win-win deal, with larger networks and retail businesses for E.ON and a long term renewables strategy and a stable dividend for RWE. Read More

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Trump blocks Broadcom's $117B bid for Qualcomm

About 8.45M shares traded. The Penn Davis Mcfarland Inc holds 477,358 shares with $24.75 million value, down from 502,446 last quarter. Cannell Peter B And Company accumulated 0.16% or 85,614 shares. The company was maintained on Thursday, January 28 by Rosenblatt. The firm has "Overweight" rating given on Monday, November 2 by JP Morgan. RBC Capital Markets has "Buy" rating and $77.0 target. Read More

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Global rally spurs indices, Sensex rises 600 points

Global rally spurs indices, Sensex rises 600 points

Last week, a sudden sell-off during the last hour of trade trimmed Friday's entire gains and led the equity indices to close on a flat note with marginal losses. The US Labor Department said that non-farm payroll employment surged up by 313,000 jobs in February, the biggest gain since mid-2016. Non-farm payroll data released in the United States last Friday showed a strong growth of 313,000 jobs. Read More

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NZ to seek U.S. tariffs exemption - Robertson

NZ to seek U.S. tariffs exemption - Robertson

France's economic minister Bruno Le Maire said this week that European officials would respond to Trump's tariffs, from which the White House announced Thursday it would allow any country to seek an exemption. Tim Phillips of Americans for Prosperity, a Koch brothers affiliate, also said he was " disappointed " by the tariffs. The new tariffs of 25 percent on steel imports and 10 percent on aluminum imports applied to all trading partners except Canada and Mexico when Trump signed ... Read More

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Stephen Curry is stoked about Davidson's first Atlantic-10 title

Stephen Curry is stoked about Davidson's first Atlantic-10 title

Joe's responded to seemingly every charge by the Rams, but an 8-2 run highlighted by a Cyril Langevine three-point play and a Fatts Russell 3-pointer finally allowed the Rams to climb the mountain. The Hawks made 10 of their first 13 shots from the field in jumping to a nine-point lead. Dowtin was at the forefront of the comeback, as his 16 points and 10 assists gave him a second career double-double. Read More

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Rob Ford: brother of late Toronto mayor is new Progressive Conservative leader

Rob Ford: brother of late Toronto mayor is new Progressive Conservative leader

Patrick's Day parade in Toronto. In a brief victory speech Saturday night, Doug Ford acknowledged the race had alienated some party members but said he would win back their confidence and restore unity in time for the spring election. Elliott, a former PC MPP and deputy leader, finished a close second. Only Christine Elliott, the perceived frontrunner, has refused to ask for the extension. Read More

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Japan employee linked to Moritomo school scandal found dead

Japan employee linked to Moritomo school scandal found dead

Sagawa was frequently summoned to parliament past year to explain the government's handling of the scandal, and his blunt and impatient responses sparked public criticism. But it is unclear whether the official's death is related to the dubious transaction. Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga and Aso, respectively, admitted they heard that the official had died, without elaborating further. Read More

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Draghi Wonders Who Needs Friends Like These After Trump Threat

Draghi Wonders Who Needs Friends Like These After Trump Threat

Under its landmark quantitative easing programme, the European Central Bank has promised to buy €30 billion of bonds a month until at least September. The risks surrounding economic growth were still described as "broadly balanced", although "rising protectionism" was noted as a downside risk. "However, with the unemployment rate lower than it was and growth strong, the economy is clearly in less need of stimulus". Read More

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Trevor Noah Blasts Trump Claim That Video Games Inspire Shootings

Trevor Noah Blasts Trump Claim That Video Games Inspire Shootings

If you don't have steel, you don't have a country. Sure some of these are people who never supported him, but a good percentage are not", Nash wrote on Twitter . "That could cause a collapse in the steel price here, with the resulting crisis for steel producers within the EU". The EU has warned that it stands ready to slap "rebalancing" tariffs on about 2.8 billion euros ($3.4 billion) worth of USA steel, agricultural and other products, like peanut butter, cranberries and orange juice. Read More

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Toys 'R' U.S. may have to close all USA stores

Toys 'R' U.S. may have to close all USA stores

Bloomberg reports that a new $3.1 billion loan was obtained to keep the stores open during a turnaround effort, but results where worse than expected during the holidays, casting doubt on the chain's viability. The Canadian portion of the company filed for bankruptcy when the USA arm did. "Without a dedicated toy retailer - 365 days a year - you will see growth in the industry slow", Johnson said. Read More

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Google's Waymo To Face Off With Tesla In Autonomous Trucks

Google's Waymo To Face Off With Tesla In Autonomous Trucks

There will be a "highly-trained" driver onboard to take over vehicle controls in the event that there is a system malfunction or some other safety-related incident occurs. The city is also home to Google's logistical operations and Waymo says this makes Atlanta the "perfect environment" for testing. The trucks will conform to federal driving regulations. Read More

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Taliban attack in Afghanistan leaves 17 dead

Taliban attack in Afghanistan leaves 17 dead

The US on Friday announced a Dollars 5 million reward for information leading to the arrest of Maulana Fazlullah, the chief of the banned terror outfit Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan which has carried out several deadly attacks, including the 2014 Peshawar school massacre in which over 150 people, mostly students, were killed. Read More

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Amazon's Jeff Bezos is world's richest man

Amazon's Jeff Bezos is world's richest man

The U.S. has the most billionaires (585), followed by mainland China (373). Forbes broke its world record Thursday with 256 women listed as billionaires, which is the highest amount recorded globally. Sun Pharmaceuticals founder Dilip Shanghvi ranks next as the fifth riches Indian with $12.8 billion at the 115th global spot. Meanwhile, Anil Ambani, was ranked 887th on the list with a net worth of $2.7 billion. Read More

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Father makes 'bully' son run to school after bus ban

Father makes 'bully' son run to school after bus ban

Bryan Thornhill drove behind his son, named Hayden, and filmed the boy running roughly a mile to school with a backpack. He said his son's behavior at school has been "much better", and his teachers have approved of how he was doing. She said punitive strategies like making the boy run were an attempt to teach the child to be accountable for their actions, but they didn't always work. Read More

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Domino's Pizza Group's (LON:DOM)

Domino's Pizza Group's (LON:DOM) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Peel Hunt

DR Horton Inc had 74 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. This was revealed in a report on Thursday morning. The stock of Verizon Communications Inc. Since January 1, 0001, it had 1 buy, and 0 sales for $1.45 million activity. Murray Michael J had sold 2,357 shares worth $106,065. $143,213 worth of stock was sold by Hewatt Michael W on Thursday, March 1. Read More

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Republican, Democrat senators look to rewrite Elizabeth Warren's history

Republican, Democrat senators look to rewrite Elizabeth Warren's history

Dodd-Frank raised the cost of, and restricted access to, basic bank services. Democrats in the US Senate are taking a moderate amount of heat for joining forces with Republicans to support a Dodd-Frank rollback. "This may be the single most unsafe provision in the bill and it applies only to the biggest Wall Street banks". They say the legislation will help local credit unions and small community banks that have struggled to adhere to strict regulations aimed at bigger banks. Read More

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BJP renominates 7 ministers to Rajya Sabha, Jaitley shifted to UP

BJP renominates 7 ministers to Rajya Sabha, Jaitley shifted to UP

BJD president and the Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has also dropped hints that this time the party may choose all political personalities as its candidates for the Rajya Sabha elections. The leading parties from Tamil Nadu- AIDMK and DMK- raked up the issue to constitute Cauvery Management Board immediately. Over the past two days, other Opposition members have also been protesting, demanding an answer from the government about how "perpetrators of frauds were allowed to flee the country". Read More

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Allegiant airlines announce new nonstop services from Syracuse to Orlando

Allegiant airlines announce new nonstop services from Syracuse to Orlando

For these new Allegiant flights, one-way fares are "as low as $68", according to an Allegiant news release. Beginning June 6, two routes into Myrtle Beach come from Flint, Michigan, ($58 fare) and Louisville Kentucky ($52 fare). The new seasonal route will operate twice weekly and expand on the service Allegiant now operates to Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport, bringing the total number of Allegiant routes to Savannah to 10. Read More

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Coca-Cola to produce its first alcoholic drink

Coca-Cola to produce its first alcoholic drink

The institutional investor owned 2,463,285 shares of the company's stock after selling 1,200,579 shares during the quarter. The stock decreased 0.92% or $0.36 during the last trading session, reaching $39.24. Ally Fincl reported 120,000 shares. Bancorpsouth owns 80,992 shares. Ferguson Wellman Mngmt accumulated 46,009 shares. Vestor Limited Co holds 1.07% or 105,454 shares in its portfolio. Read More

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