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Mondelez says it's ending talks to buy Hershey

Mondelez , the $67 billion maker of Oreos and Cadbury eggs, said late Monday that it's giving up on takeover discussions with rival confectioner...

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Minimum wage up, only BMS is swayed

The Left and Congress-affiliated unions have planned the general strike to oppose the NDA government's economic and labour policies, exempting h...

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US auto sales expected to drop in August

Total Chevrolet deliveries in August fell 3.9% year over year to 175,965 units and retail sales fell 2.7% to 142,656 units. Total sales through ...

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Canada can help China with its image: Trudeau

Both China and Canada agree that a wide range of economic and trade cooperation would lay a foundation for bilateral ties and facilitate further...

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PM Surprises Employees at Work, but They're Not There

A 14-second video showing the 67-year-old Dubai ruler walking into empty offices as he conducted spot checks of three large and ordinarily bus...

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Pending US home sales strengthen in July

Yun said. A sale is typically completed a month or two after a contract is signed - suggesting that finished sales should rebound after slipping...

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TV photographer rescues woman from burning auto

Several minutes after Perry pulled the woman out of the vehicle, Weiss said it burst into much larger flames that spouted several feet high. "...

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PotashCorp, Agrium shares halted following report on merger talks

The deal would be the latest in a string of agriculture merger attempts, including potential combinations of seed giants Monsanto Co MON.N and B...

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Apple hit with $13bn tax slap

The European Commission has ordered Apple to repay €13 billion to Ireland , after concluding that the country granted undue tax benefits to t...

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Colorado's anti-fracking measures fail to qualify for ballot

In May, the Colorado Supreme Court struck down two local fracking bans, saying they conflicted with state law. That set off a large sigh of reli...

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Gas prices up 5 cents in Rhode Island, 4 cents in MA

The average price in Lincoln on Monday was $2.32 a gallon, up nine cents from a week ago and 14 cents since last month. Gasoline prices statew...

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EBay Urges Canadian Businesses To Write To Trudeau Over Canada Post Dispute

On Sunday night, the threat of possible job action by Canada Post workers was placed on hold for a further 24 hours. The press release was iss...

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National Energy Board cancels first day of Energy East hearings after protests

The 35-year-old man remained detained as of early Monday afternoon, while the two others were released. First up to speak will be Mayor Denis ...

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau leaves for first official visit to China

China, meanwhile, is seeking a lifting of restrictions on foreign ownership of Canadian oil-sands leases. "Much more mature than any possible ne...

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Fed hints at rate hike, mulls new tools to fight next recession

On the other hand (and with economists, there is always another hand) "Yellen was vague on timing". Markets are still uncertain as to how seriou...

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Dollar rises following Yellen remarks on rate hikes

Wall Street, anticipating a decidedly more hawkish posture from the Fed boss, temporarily sent shares higher after an initial knee-jerk move l...

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Yellen suggests rate hike is coming but offers no timetable

Speaking in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, on Friday after a Fed policymaker and other economists proposed a radical overhaul of central banking, Yellen...

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Stocks waver between gains and losses in afternoon trading

That would be the fourth quarter in a row of drops, almost unheard of outside of a recession. The company also announced that Leonard Green & ...

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Sachin Tendulkar Presents BMW Cars To PV Sinadhu, Sakshi, Dipa, Coach Gopichand

City girl PV Sindhu (silver in badminton), Haryana's Sakshi Mallik (bronze in wrestling) and Tripura girl Dipa Karmakar (4th place finish in gym...

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English highway closed for 2nd day over collapsed bridge

Witnesses said a truck loaded with bulldozers and other construction equipment appeared to clip the overpass on the London-bound side of the roa...

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Weeks of Yellen Buildup and Gold Traders Still Guessing on Rates

Your current subscription does not provide access to this content. Traders, investors and economists were looking to Yellen for clarity on the d...

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Brocade Communications Systems Inc. (BRCD) PT Raised to $11.00 at Citigroup Inc

It was also driven by invasions from other public cloud companies. As of January 30, 2016, the company operated 1,792 stores in the United State...

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US Navy patrol ship fires warning shots at Iran fast-attack boats

Three more U.S. ships were harassed by Iranian patrol boats over three incidents on Wednesday, U.S. 5 Fleet spokesman Cmdr. At one point, ...

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Stocks slip into losses in the afternoon after Yellen speech

US stocks ended modestly lower after a volatile session on Friday, having bounced between gains and losses as investors wrestled with the likely...

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Dwyane Wade's cousin fatally shot pushing baby in stroller

Wade confirmed the report about his cousin's death on Twitter with a post: "4 kids lost their mom for NO REASON". Authorities say Nykea Aldri...

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Signet Jewelers Drops 12% Following Disappointing Earnings

Analysts estimated $1.45, on average. Following the acquisition, the insider now directly owns 1,750 shares of the company's stock, valued at $1...

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2 nuns found slain in MS home; motive unclear

Sister Paula Merrill and Held, two nuns who worked as nurses and helped the poor in rural MS, . Also slain was Sister Margaret Held. Sister Pa...

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Facebook will access WhatsApp data

Well, not anymore. Facebook has chose to end that and WhatsApp has announced it will be sharing some personal information, including phone num...

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Tesla unveils 100 kWh battery for Model X and S

ELECTRIC vehicle maker Tesla continues to make significant improvements to its Model S and X, with the new P100D with Ludicrous mode now the qui...

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Kansas City Fed President George Prepared To Raise Rates in September

So, given that forecast, I see a gradual upward pace in interest rates as being appropriate", Mester said in an interview on CNBC on the sid...

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Price Target Analysis: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD)

The Stock has its 52-week High of $8 and 52-Week Low of $1.65 and it touched its 52-week high on Aug 19, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Sep 29, 2015. N...

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Jude says report by short sellers 'false and misleading'

St. Jude was in the process of being acquired by Abbott Labs in a $25 billion deal which valued the company at around $85 a share. In the matter...

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GameStop hardware sales tumble after Neo, Scorpio announcements

The last trading range of the stock ranges between $31.28 and $32.25. The company's price sits 10.85% above from its 50-day moving average of $3...

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United Nations agency: No confirmed Zika cases linked to Rio Olympics

A Maryland woman who had not traveled to an active Zika area was diagnosed with the virus in June after having condomless sex with a man who had...

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Dollar General (DG) Misses on Q2 Earnings; Stock Plunges

Several equities research analysts recently issued reports on the stock . The retailer reported $170 million in net income, compared to last ye...

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