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Jerks force LL Bean to ditch world's best return policy

Jerks force LL Bean to ditch world's best return policy

Now, customers will only be able to return products purchased in the prior 12 months, or those that have a manufacturing defect. It's a momentous change considering that the previous policy had pers...

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GROUPE EUROTUNNEL SE: Launch of Eurostar London-Amsterdam Direct Service

GROUPE EUROTUNNEL SE: Launch of Eurostar London-Amsterdam Direct Service

Trains from the United Kingdom capital will take slightly over three hours to reach Rotterdam and a further 40 minutes before arriving in Amsterdam, Eurostar said Friday. The extension of services ...

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Government shutdown all but certain as Senate recesses until early Friday morning

Government shutdown all but certain as Senate recesses until early Friday morning

Rep. John Yarmuth, D-Ky., the top Democrat on the House Budget Committee and a supporter of the deal, said the outcome may well depend on forces out of the House Democrats' control - such as how ma...

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White House: Trump Comments About Dems 'Treasonous' Behavior Were 'Tongue-in-Cheek'

White House: Trump Comments About Dems 'Treasonous' Behavior Were 'Tongue-in-Cheek'

While discussing tax cuts on Monday at an OH manufacturing plant, Trump said Republicans went "totally insane, wild, they loved everything" about his address before Congress last week. "Un-Ame...

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Steve Wynn steps down as CEO of casino company

Steve Wynn steps down as CEO of casino company

He added that the reports had created an environment "in which the rush to judgment takes precedent over everything else, including the facts". "Therefore, effective immediately, I have chose to st...

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United Kingdom will contemplate pardons for convicted suffragettes

United Kingdom will contemplate pardons for convicted suffragettes

Throughout East Devon there was a hub of activity with meetings and groups forming to campaign for women's right. A bundle of these posters, delivered to Cambridge, survived to be rediscovered 106 y...

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Oil near two-week low as market risks counter United States inventory draw

Oil near two-week low as market risks counter United States inventory draw

The EIA , for one, think that oil production will rise to an average of 10.6 million barrels per day this year, up from its previous estimate of 10.3 million. Rising non-Opec output is likely to cap ...

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Departing US Fed Chair Yellen To Join Think Tank Brookings Institute

Departing US Fed Chair Yellen To Join Think Tank Brookings Institute

Until Wells Fargo addresses shortcomings in areas including internal oversight, it can't take any action that would boost total assets beyond their level at the end of 2017, without the Fed's perm...

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BUBBLE Bursting? Bitcoin Plunges Under $6000, Scaring Many Investors

BUBBLE Bursting? Bitcoin Plunges Under $6000, Scaring Many Investors

From a peak of $830 billion at the start of January, the global cryptocurrency market has now shrunk to $285 billion, according to data provider CoinMarketCap.com . The crash in cryptocurrency ma...

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Which Insiders Are Selling Valero Energy Corporation (VLO)?

Cadence Retail Bank Na stated it has 3,255 shares. Samson Cap Limited Liability reported 7.59% of its portfolio in Valero Energy Partners LP (NYSE:VLP). While, the analyst predicted that the company c...

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United States factories add jobs but could use more robots

United States factories add jobs but could use more robots

The headline unemployment rate was unchanged at 4.1 percent, down from 4.8 percent a year ago. Average hourly earnings rose 0.3% from a month earlier-more than economists expected-and the December fig...

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Dow plunges 665 points on rate angst; other indices dive, too

The Dow suffered its worst drop in more than a year and a half on Friday (Feb 2) as United States stocks plunged on disappointing earnings from big companies and worries about higher interest rates....

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After excise cut on fuels, Siddaramaiah rules out sales tax reduction

After excise cut on fuels, Siddaramaiah rules out sales tax reduction

On diesel as well, the excise duty has been cut by Rs 2 to reach Rs 6.33 per litre. In fact, in the budget this year, the government has imposed Rs 2 per liter road cess on petrol and diesel on the ot...

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This woman's 'emotional support' peacock wasn't allowed to board a flight

This woman's 'emotional support' peacock wasn't allowed to board a flight

A spokesperson for United Airlines told Business Insider that the airline told the woman multiple times that the peacock did not meet their guidelines for an emotional service animal. Unlike servi...

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Quiksilver CEO Disappears Off French Coast

Quiksilver CEO Disappears Off French Coast

In a statement, Boardriders said that 54-year-old Agnes had gone fishing on his "beloved" boat, as he often did in the mornings, and that he had not been heard from since. Soon after Mr Agnes took ove...

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Boston Store at mall avoids closure list

Boston Store at mall avoids closure list

In that Securities and Exchange Commission filing, the company also said it was considering opening new stores in cities other retailers are leaving behind and throwing more weight behind its Carson...

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Some in GOP heed call to return Wynn money, post-allegations

Some in GOP heed call to return Wynn money, post-allegations

Wynn claims the allegations relate to the break-up of his marriage. The casino mogul denied the allegations, calling them "preposterous" . Rob Portman said the Ohio Republican would donate the $5,4...

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Oil falls for second day as rising U.S. output saps demand

Oil falls for second day as rising U.S. output saps demand

The output cut endeavor and the massive effort on keeping oil inventories at bay are both looking to propel the oil prices to great feats this month, even this year. Stockpiles fell to 411.6 milli...

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Huge emotional support peacock not allowed on flight

Huge emotional support peacock not allowed on flight

While the woman offered to pay for the peacock's ticket, the blog said, United would not let the animal onto the flight . Part of the incident was caught on video by fellow passenger Sherri Ross, wh...

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Trump hints at retaliation at 'very unfair' European Union trade policies

Trump hints at retaliation at 'very unfair' European Union trade policies

Speaking in Middlesbrough, northeast England, where the Leave vote was 66 percent, Davis is setting out the case for a status quo transition in which the "current terms" of EU membership of the single...

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Keurig to buy Dr Pepper Snapple in $21-billion deal

Keurig to buy Dr Pepper Snapple in $21-billion deal

On 11/16/2017 Dr Pepper Snapple Group announced a quarterly dividend of $0.58 2.66% with an ex dividend date of 12/13/2017 which will be payable on 1/4/2018. The deal "unlocks the opportunity to com...

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Canada's Bombardier wins United States commerce dispute

Canada's Bombardier wins United States commerce dispute

Politicians also have welcomed the ruling which will stop the USA imposing 292% duties on the import of the firm's jets to America. Prime Minister Theresa May, who raised the issue with US President...

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Bank of America eliminating free checking accounts for customers with low balances

Bank of America eliminating free checking accounts for customers with low balances

And Chase (JPM) waives the $ 12 monthly fee on its Total Checking account for people who make direct deposits of at least $500 per month, maintain a minimum daily balance of $1,500 in the account or ...

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Fundraising started for repairs after Field of Dreams vandalism

Fundraising started for repairs after Field of Dreams vandalism

The 1989 film starring Kevin Costner and James Earl Jones filmed in Dyersville, Iowa . There are thousands of dollars worth of damage, the newspaper said, and a GoFundMe page has since been s...

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SpaceX test fires Falcon Heavy ahead of launch

SpaceX test fires Falcon Heavy ahead of launch

It will be the first time that all of the Falcon Heavy's engines are fired at once. The liftoff thrust of the Falcon Heavy equals approximately eighteen 747 aircraft at full power. "This is goin...

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All the Ways the Oscars Made History This Year

All the Ways the Oscars Made History This Year

The other four are Lina Wertmuller (" Seven Beauties "), Jane Campion (" The Piano "), (" Lost in Translation ") and Kathryn Bigelow (" The Hurt Locker "), who won the Oscar in 2010 and became t...

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Oil Market Closes Near US $70 a Barrel

Oil Market Closes Near US $70 a Barrel

Analysts said building up of positions by participants, tracking a firm trend in global market, pushed up by a drop in United States drilling activity and by fighting in Syria between Turkish forces a...

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Stay connected to The T&D after Facebook change

Stay connected to The T&D after Facebook change

It will either resort in a profusion of exaggerated or fabricated stories flooding into users' news feeds or it will is result in complaints about Facebook's perceived unfairness to conservatives. "...

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LA Times Publisher Takes Unpaid Leave of Absence Amid Sexual Harassment Investigation

LA Times Publisher Takes Unpaid Leave of Absence Amid Sexual Harassment Investigation

The publisher of Los Angeles Times agreed on Friday to take unpaid leave from the company, amid calls for his resignation over sexual misconduct accusations in. The newsroom had, in this most recent...

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'Bitcoin bubble is bursting and will fall a lot further', warn economists

'Bitcoin bubble is bursting and will fall a lot further', warn economists

At least, that's what we think. Less than two weeks ago, the cryptocurrency market reached an all-time high above $830 billion, before fears that South Korea , China, and Russian Federation were ...

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Democratic win in northwest Wisconsin sends political shock wave

Democratic win in northwest Wisconsin sends political shock wave

Patty Schachtner picked up 55 percent of the vote to defeat Republican Rep. Adam Jarchow. "We're not in touch with people", says Mr Kinney. "It's helped contribute to a record breaking number of Repu...

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China's economic growth beats expectations in 2017 as it hits 6.9%

China's economic growth beats expectations in 2017 as it hits 6.9%

China's economy grew 6.9 percent in 2017 , according to data released by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) earlier today. The performance was a welcome uptick for the world's second largest...

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Ted Baker plc 6.9% Potential Upside Indicated by Liberum Capital

On Thursday, December 21 the stock rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with "Buy". The target price indicates a potential upside of 11.56% from Shire PLC (LON:SHP)'s current stock price. A...

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U Penn student reportedly stabbed more than 20 times

U Penn student reportedly stabbed more than 20 times

Until almost a week later. The college sophomore's body was found Tuesday in a shallow grave in the brush surrounding the park, police said. The Orange County Register reports that authorities a...

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Worries about USA shale output wave as oil hits two-year high

Worries about USA shale output wave as oil hits two-year high

President Donald Trump's imminent decision on Iran sanctions, and Venezuela teetering on the brink of collapse, Hansen says. Fatih Birol , head of the Paris-based International Energy Agency, s...

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Delta Air Lines; Kering SA — CORPORATE REPORT

Delta Air Lines; Kering SA — CORPORATE REPORT

Delta Air Lines and the Delta Connection carriers offer service to almost 370 destinations on six continents. (NYSE: DAL ) shares were trading higher by 4.76 percent ($2.66) at $58.52 a piece in Th...

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Reinvented Ranger pickups will move Ford into midsize truck market

Reinvented Ranger pickups will move Ford into midsize truck market

Steel bumpers were added in the front and rear to better resemble the F-150, which isn't a big seller outside North America. Ford designed the new model on the platform used in global production. EPA ...

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Kodak to launch own cryptocurrency

Kodak to launch own cryptocurrency

Kodak is today announcing a partnership with Wenn Digital to create a "photo-centric cryptocurrency " that will "empower photographers and agencies to take greater control in image rights managem...

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MoneyGram to Pilot Ripple's XRP Token for International Payments

MoneyGram to Pilot Ripple's XRP Token for International Payments

Ripple's transaction fees still remain fractions of a penny, while Bitcoin fees are approximately $30 per transaction. XRP is fast too. MoneyGram is testing a pilot program with one of the mo...

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Walmart to raise its starting wage to $11 an hour

Walmart to raise its starting wage to $11 an hour

In addition, Walmart on Thursday unveiled a new benefit for all full-time employees - $5,000 for those who are adopting a child. Employees of those stores would have the option of other positions with...

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