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The left rallies to save Obamacare with passion but little cash - Politico

Google Business News - Fri, 02/24/2017 - 03:09

Politico

The left rallies to save Obamacare with passion but little cash
Politico
Obamacare is blowing up congressional town hall meetings from California to Virginia. But high-rollers aren't stepping up to write checks to defend the law and possibly turn voter outrage over losing coverage into a sustainable movement. Though many ...
GOP Obamacare Plan Would Cover Fewer People; Blowback GrowsBloomberg
Cancer patients, survivors fear GOP efforts to dismantle the Affordable Care ActWashington Post
Poll: 84 percent want to keep ObamaCare's Medicaid expansionThe Hill
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Samsung Electronics tightens donation rules; report says two group executives offer to quit - Reuters

Google Business News - Fri, 02/24/2017 - 00:59

Reuters

Samsung Electronics tightens donation rules; report says two group executives offer to quit
Reuters
A building of Samsung Electronics (R) is seen in Seoul, South Korea, November 8, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji. 1/2. left. right. Lee Jae-yong (C), vice chairman of Samsung Electronics, arrives to be questioned as a suspect in a corruption scandal that led ...
Samsung Officials Facing Corruption Charges Offer To ResignAndroid Headlines
Two senior Samsung Group executives offer to resign: YonhapCNBC
Samsung Pay goes liveThe Star Online
Wall Street Journal (subscription)
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Even China Can't Kill Bitcoin - Bloomberg

Google Business News - Thu, 02/23/2017 - 19:00

Bloomberg

Even China Can't Kill Bitcoin
Bloomberg
Every time a government sets out to abolish something people like, the well-liked thing moves to where it can't be stopped. This has happened with prohibition, gambling, the war on drugs and digital piracy. Now it's happening in China, where the ...

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McDonald''s Slashing Drink Prices - Nasdaq

Google Business News - Wed, 02/22/2017 - 22:21

ABC News

McDonald''s Slashing Drink Prices
Nasdaq
(RTTNews.com) - Fast-food giant McDonald's plans to offer big discounts on its sodas and coffee, aiming to meet the declining customer visits, Bloomberg reported Wednesday. The company is likely to offer $1 sodas of any size for a limited time starting ...
McDonald's To Start Selling $1 Sodas Of Any Size Across AmericaHollywood Life
McDonald's to Cut Prices on Drinks as Industry SlumpsBloomberg

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Greece: EU and IMF in 'common position' - BBC News

Google Business News - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 07:54

BBC News

Greece: EU and IMF in 'common position'
BBC News
German finance minister Wolfgang Schaeuble has said the institutions in charge of Greece's bailout have reached a "common position" on how to proceed. His comments appear to indicate that deadlock between the EU and the International Monetary Fund ...
Greek Bailout Deal Delayed for Months as Deadline Missed AgainBloomberg
Germany's Schaeuble believes IMF will be part of Greek bailoutReuters
Greece needs "far less" money than agreed in 3rd bailout - ESM headCNBC
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The Case For Bloomin' Brands - Seeking Alpha

Google Business News - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 06:52

Seeking Alpha

The Case For Bloomin' Brands
Seeking Alpha
But at 14.5 times earnings and management taking action, I think the long-term bull case is still intact. Photo credit. I've been a fan of Bloomin' Brands (NASDAQ:BLMN) for some time now as I've thought the stock to be pretty cheap. The price hasn't ...
Bloomin\' Brands Inc. (BLMN) Soars 5.3% on February 20Equities.com
43 Outback, Carrabba's, Bonefish Grill locations closingAL.com
More than 40 Outback, Carrabba's, Bonefish restaurants closingWOKV
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This Might Be Warren Buffett's Best Investment Ever - Fortune

Google Business News - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 04:39

Fortune

This Might Be Warren Buffett's Best Investment Ever
Fortune
Berkshire Hathaway chairman Warren Buffett has listed his Laguna Beach home for $11 million. He bought the house for $150,000 in 1971, so stands to do pretty well from the investment. The California property has six bedrooms over three levels and ...
Warren Buffett selling home in Laguna Beach for $11 MillionThe Mercury News
Warren Buffett's $10 billion airline investment reveals everything you need to know about the industryBusiness Insider
A Sneak Peak into Warren Buffett's (Other) HouseValueWalk
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UK Vauxhall pensions 'could scupper GM Peugeot sale' - BBC News

Google Business News - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 00:41

BBC News

UK Vauxhall pensions 'could scupper GM Peugeot sale'
BBC News
Plans to sell the European arm of General Motors - including Vauxhall - to France's PSA Group could be derailed by the deficit in GM's UK pension scheme, an expert says. Vauxhall's pension scheme is one of the largest in the UK, with 15,000 members.
PSA pledges to keep Opel's four German sites running: Bild am SonntagReuters
PSA May Vow to Maintain Opel Sites as Chief Tours for SupportBloomberg
PSA''s chief seeks meeting with British PM on planned Vauxhall takeoverNasdaq
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Flint water crisis: Report says 'systemic racism' played role - CNN

Google Business News - Sat, 02/18/2017 - 19:39

CNN

Flint water crisis: Report says 'systemic racism' played role
CNN
(CNN) A government-appointed civil rights commission in Michigan says systemic racism helped to cause the Flint water crisis, according to a report released Friday. The 129-page report does not claim there were any specific violations of state civil ...
Commission: 'Systemic racism' at root of Flint water crisisNEWS10 ABC
Michigan civil rights panel: Flint water crisis rooted in 'systemic racism'Chicago Tribune
Systemic Racism Played Role In Flint Water Crisis: Read The ReportPatch.com
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Britain Seeks to Cancel Sale of RBS Branch Network - New York Times

Google Business News - Fri, 02/17/2017 - 16:13

New York Times

Britain Seeks to Cancel Sale of RBS Branch Network
New York Times
A branch of the Royal Bank of Scotland in Edinburgh in 2014. The lender is required by European regulators to divest a branch network as a condition of the government bailout of 45 billion pounds, or $56 billion, that it received during the financial ...
RBS proposes new 750-million-pound plan to abandon Williams & Glyn unit saleReuters
RBS to Miss Target for Asset Sale - Takes $920 Million ChargeTheStreet.com
Treasury plan may allow RBS to avoid selling 300 branchesThe Guardian
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UPDATE 1-Citigroup cuts CEO Corbat's compensation 6 pct to $15.5 mln - Reuters

Google Business News - Fri, 02/17/2017 - 16:00

Financial Express

UPDATE 1-Citigroup cuts CEO Corbat's compensation 6 pct to $15.5 mln
Reuters
Feb 17 Citigroup Inc cut Chief Executive Officer Michael Corbat's compensation by 6 percent to $15.5 million in 2016, a year in which the bank fell short of profitability and efficiency goals and saw one-third of voting shareholders disapprove of the ...
Citigroup Cuts CEO Corbat's Compensation 6.1% to $15.5 MillionBloomberg
Citigroup cuts CEO Corbat's compensation 6 percent to $15.5 millionBusiness Insider
Citigroup CEO Corbat Takes Home $15.5 Million for 2016New York Times
Satellite PR News (press release)
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How Boeing got on Trump's good side - Q13 FOX

Google Business News - Fri, 02/17/2017 - 13:27

Q13 FOX

How Boeing got on Trump's good side
Q13 FOX
Once a target of Trump's Twitter ire, the company has risen to significant influence inside the Trump White House. “We've got a voice at the table,” chief executive Dennis Muilenburg told media and company analysts last month. President Trumps full ...
For Boeing chief, how cozy is too cozy in access to TrumpThe Spokesman-Review
Why Lockheed Could Protest In The Future After Trump's F-35, Boeing CallInvestor's Business Daily

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Despite Trump, Ford moves ahead with plans for Mexico plants - CNNMoney

Google Business News - Fri, 02/17/2017 - 11:39

CNNMoney

Despite Trump, Ford moves ahead with plans for Mexico plants
CNNMoney
Ford Mexico CEO Gabriel Lopez said at a company event in Mexico City Thursday that it's going ahead with plans to expand two of its plants -- an engine plant in Chihuahua and a transmission plant in Irapuato. These plans aren't new -- they were first ...
Telemundo Guest Explains How Ford's Latest Move In Mexico Shows Trump "Deceived His Electorate"Media Matters for America
Ford sticks with plan to open two plants in MexicoYahoo News
Making Mexico great again: Ford pushes forward with Mexican plants despite TrumpPhoenix Business Journal
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US drillers add oil rigs for fifth straight week -Baker Hughes - Reuters

Google Business News - Fri, 02/17/2017 - 11:04

Economic Calendar

US drillers add oil rigs for fifth straight week -Baker Hughes
Reuters
Feb 17 U.S. energy companies added oil rigs for a fifth straight week, extending a nine-month recovery as drillers take advantage of crude prices that have held mostly over $50 a barrel since OPEC agreed to cut supplies in late November. Drillers added ...
Oil Services, Equipment Stocks To Watch As US Shale RevivesInvestor's Business Daily
Rig count slips in OklahomaNewsOK.com
US oil rig count climbs for 5th straight weekBusiness Insider
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The Latest: California evacuees remain in shelters - Salon

Google Business News - Thu, 02/16/2017 - 11:48

The Latest: California evacuees remain in shelters
Salon
OROVILLE, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on problems with an emergency spillway at the nation's tallest dam (all times local):. 10:35 a.m.. The American Red Cross continues to feed and shelter some 1,500 people in Northern California where authorities have ...

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New housing construction beats forecasts in January - Business Insider

Google Business News - Thu, 02/16/2017 - 06:39

Business Insider

New housing construction beats forecasts in January
Business Insider
New residential construction in the US was more robust than expected in January according to the Census Bureau, even as builders continued to face labor and land shortages. Housing starts fell by 2.6%, but at a higher-than-forecast seasonally adjusted ...
January Housing Starts Dip 3%24/7 Wall St.

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Seeking Acquisition? What You Can Learn From Time Warner's Sale to AT&T - Entrepreneur

Google Business News - Thu, 02/16/2017 - 06:05

Entrepreneur

Seeking Acquisition? What You Can Learn From Time Warner's Sale to AT&T
Entrepreneur
Yesterday, Time Warner shareholders voted to sell the company to AT&T for more than $85 billion, to help secure its future. As the parent company to outlets such as HBO and CNN, Time Warner offers AT&T access to the type of high-quality content that ...
Time Warner shareholders vote to sell company to AT&T for $85.4 billionLos Angeles Times
Time Warner shareholders approve AT&T mergerProactive Investors USA & Canada
Time Warner Shareholders Approve $85.4 Billion AT&T DealTheStreet.com
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Dorsey: Twitter still has “a long way to go” - TechCrunch

Google Business News - Wed, 02/15/2017 - 20:16

TechCrunch

Dorsey: Twitter still has “a long way to go”
TechCrunch
Twitter co-founder and CEO Jack Dorsey spoke on stage with COO and CFO Anthony Noto at the Goldman Technology Conference in San Francisco on Wednesday. The leaders of the social media giant reiterated Twitter's mission as a real-time information ...
Twitter's CEO Says It's Having an 'Arab Spring' Moment in the USFortune
Twitter: Why We Aren't Following Jack DorseySeeking Alpha
Seven Million Reasons Why Jack Dorsey Isn't Likely to Leave Twitter Anytime SoonTheStreet.com
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Lufthansa and pilots reach pay deal, but clash over cost cuts - Reuters

Google Business News - Wed, 02/15/2017 - 06:52

Reuters

Lufthansa and pilots reach pay deal, but clash over cost cuts
Reuters
A flight information board shows cancelled flights during a pilots strike of German airline Lufthansa at Frankfurt airport, Germany, November 30, 2016. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach. By Victoria Bryan and Peter Maushagen | BERLIN/FRANKFURT.
Lufthansa agrees pay deal with pilot unionBBC News
Lufthansa in Deal to End Lengthy, Bitter Dispute With PilotsNew York Times
Lufthansa agrees 8.7% pay hike for pilotsYahoo News
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Barra's move to sell Opel signals a deeper change at GM - Reuters

Google Business News - Tue, 02/14/2017 - 17:04

Reuters

Barra's move to sell Opel signals a deeper change at GM
Reuters
General Motors Chairman and CEO Mary Barra announces that Chevrolet will begin testing a fleet of Bolt autonomous vehicles in Michigan during a news conference in Detroit, Michigan, U.S., December 15, 2016. Reuters/Rebecca Cook +. Mary Barra ...
Why General Motors Is Considering Selling Its Opel DivisionMotley Fool
Peugeot Chief Shifts to Expansion Mode With Eye on Opel DealBloomberg
How Quitting Europe Could Change General MotorsNasdaq
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