• PayPal stumps up US$2.2bn for iZettle
PayPal stumps up US$2.2bn for iZettle

The company indicated earlier this month it would hold an initial public offering, but told Bloomberg that the PayPal merger aligns with the company's goals. The company expects to generate gross revenues of around $165m this year, with approximately $6bn of total payment volume expected to be processed on its platform.

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  • Most in United States think opioid abuse is not local — Surgeon general
Most in United States think opioid abuse is not local — Surgeon general

Since the tweet , a Department of Health and Human Services spokeswoman confirmed that Adams and two nurses responded and were able to revive the patient, who was sent to a hospital and is now "doing well". Phil Bryant , who praised the doctor for his good deed. Delta Air Lines has reached out to thank him for volunteering his services. Ad...

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  • Trump discloses Dollars 250000 reimbursement to Cohen
Trump discloses Dollars 250000 reimbursement to Cohen

Cohen has said he paid Clifford $130,000 to stay silent. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan),[/caption] At least two other women who say they were paid by Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's personal attorney, to stay silent about alleged relations with the president may come forward, attorney Michael Avenatti said during an appearance on MSNBC...

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  • Today Analysts Focus on The Home Depot, Inc. (HD), Discovery, Inc. (DISCK)
Today Analysts Focus on The Home Depot, Inc. (HD), Discovery, Inc. (DISCK)

Veritable Lp owns 66,261 shares. Alta Capital Limited Co holds 1,812 shs or 0.02% of its capital. Mutual Of Omaha Bancorporation Wealth owns 4,885 shs or 0.25% of their USA capital. In a transaction dated February 27, 2018, the shares were put up for sale at an average price of $187.32, raking in a sum of $3,308,071. The word "weather" was mentio...

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  • Council passes reduced employee-hours tax
Council passes reduced employee-hours tax

The ordinance will impose a $275-per-employee tax on for-profit companies in Seattle that make $20 million or more. "We could not find the votes we needed", he told The Seattle Times . Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), called Monday's vote a "huge victory" and noted that yearly revenue from the new tax on Amazon will be roughly equivalent to what Bezos m...

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  • Tesla driver says she slammed into fire truck on Autopilot
Tesla driver says she slammed into fire truck on Autopilot

In one of those accidents, a woman in Utah broke her foot after she slammed into a truck when her vehicle allegedly ran a red light while it was in autopilot mode. Though Tesla - and the self-driving vehicle industry - certainly has a red target on its back as of late, Musk is confident that advanced technology and more diligent work will improve h...

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  • Ireland's introduction to Test cricket after 144-year wait ruined by rain
Ireland's introduction to Test cricket after 144-year wait ruined by rain

Delivered by Middlesex bowler Tim Murtagh , Pakistan opener Azhar Ali took a single off it but in the process, opening partner Iman ul-Haq was injured. The 22-year-old was left flat on the ground and needed several minutes' treatment on the field, but he recovered to face the second ball of the match, with Imam playing and missing.

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  • US seeks to quickly curb Iran oil after scrapping deal
US seeks to quickly curb Iran oil after scrapping deal

Analysts' estimates of the possible reduction in Iranian crude supplies as a result of any new USA sanctions range from 200,000 bpd to 1 million bpd. The United States imports no crude directly from Iran. The US Treasury has said that there will be wind-down periods of 90 and 180 days before sanctions are implemented. The future of the commodit...

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  • California Energy Commission to vote on solar-required home building
California Energy Commission to vote on solar-required home building

The proposal before the commission seems to address one of the state's most pressing issues - reducing greenhouse gas emissions - while exacerbating, at least in the short run, another: the increasingly high cost of housing. Of course, adding a solar requirement to new homes will increase the cost of a new home in a state where cost of living is ...

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  • As Bill Gates and Warren Buffett trash it, bitcoin teases $10000
As Bill Gates and Warren Buffett trash it, bitcoin teases $10000

Bill Gates' opinion closely resembles that of his colleagues on the company's board, Warren Buffet and Charles Munger. "I would short if there was an easy way to do it", Gates said Monday in an interview on CNBC . However, I'd be inclined to say that the comments of Buffett, Munger, and Gates could be weighing on the cryptocurrency mark...

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  • Bill Gates Feels Like Shorting Bitcoin If It Was Easy
Bill Gates Feels Like Shorting Bitcoin If It Was Easy

His tweet also tagged Berkshire Hathaway Warren Buffett , who - along with Gates, who sits on the company's board of directors - was in Omaha, Nebraska for the firm's annual shareholders meeting . "People like to speculate, they like to gamble". He classified this kind of investment as a "greater fool theory" investment. When asked if he ow...

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  • Hawaiian Airlines Down-Southwest Enters Its Market
Hawaiian Airlines Down-Southwest Enters Its Market

Tudor Et Al accumulated 23,047 shs. Looking at the big picture from the data above, the average analyst rating for Southwest Airlines Co .is 1.80. (NYSE: LUV ). On Thursday, May 25 the stock rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with "Buy". The firm earned "Overweight" rating on Monday, March 26 by Morgan Stanley.

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  • Elon Musk hits back after ditching 'boneheaded' analyst queries on results call
Elon Musk hits back after ditching 'boneheaded' analyst queries on results call

Short-sellers who had targeted Tesla Inc logged a $700 million paper profit on Thursday following the fall of the stock nearly 9 percent a day after CEO Elon Musk stunned experts by dodging "boring" questions regarding the automaker's financial outlook.

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  • Economy Adds 164K New Jobs While Unemployment Dips
Economy Adds 164K New Jobs While Unemployment Dips

This number has been declining in recent years-a hint that more people who had given up on finding a job are now trying again and succeeding. The Labor Department revised figures for March, with employers adding 135,000 jobs in March - nearly 30,000 more than previously estimated.

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  • Boy Scouts Giving in to 'Politically Correct Bedwetters — Georgia Candidate
Boy Scouts Giving in to 'Politically Correct Bedwetters — Georgia Candidate

After being known for 108 years as Boy Scouts the newly coed organization is dropping the "boys" from its name. The program for 11-17-year-old boys will become "Scouts BSA" starting next year. "We wanted to land on something that evokes the past but also conveys the inclusive nature of the program going forward", he said. "Everything changes, and...

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  • Kanye West gets destroyed over slavery remarks, calling it a choice Video
Kanye West gets destroyed over slavery remarks, calling it a choice Video

When Lathan's father lost his house in Hurricane Katrina, West was there with his famous comment on live TV, " George Bush doesn't care about black people ", along with Late Registration . Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign. My future? There are many teams in Italy that follow me. And that honest self is like a fugitive who is trying to...

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  • Gas prices continue to rise across Rockford
Gas prices continue to rise across Rockford

Previous year the average price of a gallon was $2.41, according to the Associated Press . " Crude oil prices topped 68 dollars a barrel today, rising 2.9% and hitting a 3-year high", said Mary Maguire, Director of Public and Legislative Affairs.

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  • Tesla Stock Dives After Bizarre Earnings Call
Tesla Stock Dives After Bizarre Earnings Call

Then in 2013, as Model S production hit its stride, Tesla's cash flow was slightly positive for three out of four quarters in 2013. "I think the Model Y is going to be a manufacturing revolution". During the call, Musk also elaborated on the Model 3's trend towards being the dominant midsize luxury sedan in terms of sales in the United Stat...

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  • Greece Manufacturing Growth Slows For Second Month
Greece Manufacturing Growth Slows For Second Month

The Nikkei Malaysia Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index ( PMI ) fell to 48.6 in April from 49.5 in March, an IHS Markit survey showed. United Kingdom manufacturing growth slowed to a 17-month low in April, raising further doubts about the prospect of a Bank of England rate hike.

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  • Oil Rises as 'Alarm Bells' Sound Over Unraveling Iran Nuke Deal
Oil Rises as 'Alarm Bells' Sound Over Unraveling Iran Nuke Deal

Helping to limit losses are a number of factors including a reported drop in Angola production, continued threats by Houthis to Saudi oil and shipping and infrastructure, but most of all the possibility of the reimposition of sanctions against Iran.

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  • Patton Oswalt Stunned: Credits Late Wife in Golden State Killer Case
Patton Oswalt Stunned: Credits Late Wife in Golden State Killer Case

The killer, who evaded investigators for decades, is believed to have committed 12 murders, at least 50 rapes and multiple home burglaries throughout California in the 1970s and 1980s. His decade-long crime spree spanned ten counties in California, so tracking him down was a Herculean effort for detectives. The " Golden State Killer " has been ...

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  • EPS for Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO) Expected At $0.13 on May, 2
EPS for Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO) Expected At $0.13 on May, 2

Moreover, F&V Capital Management Llc reported 306,085 shares in Marathon Oil Corp equivalent to 2.69% of its fund portfolio. The stock decreased 1.30% or $0.53 during the last trading session, reaching $40.25. During Q4 2017 the big money sentiment decreased to 0.88. That's down -0.04, from from 2017Q3's 0.92. 148 funds opened positions while 391...

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  • Higher oil and gas prices boost Royal Dutch Shell profits by 69%
Higher oil and gas prices boost Royal Dutch Shell profits by 69%

It closed at $22.3751 lastly. Helping drive that increase was Shell's upstream business which saw its earnings recover from a loss of $530 million in the first quarter of 2017 and post a profit of almost $1.9 billion this year. Royal Dutch Shell plc (RDS-A) has $315.22B valuation. Jefferies has "Buy" rating and $67.50 target. The stock holds an ...

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  • European Central Bank holds rates steady and reaffirms ultra-easy monetary policy
European Central Bank holds rates steady and reaffirms ultra-easy monetary policy

Unpaid loans at large euro zone banks totalled 759 billion euros at the end of September, having fallen from 920 billion euros only a year earlier thanks to strong economic growth and ECB pressure on banks to offload them. Draghi also warned in Washington last week that rising protectionism might already be hurting business and consumer sentiment...

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  • British interior minister faces calls to resign after…
British interior minister faces calls to resign after…

Rudd, on April 25, said that she had asked for more illegal immigrants, nearly 12,000, to be removed per year. Speaking to journalists at a Westminster lunch, the home secretary said: "I have not approved, seen or cleared any targets for removals looking ahead".

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  • Mulvaney Tells Lobbyists to Pay Up to Diminish His CFPB
Mulvaney Tells Lobbyists to Pay Up to Diminish His CFPB

Mulvaney accepted almost $63,000 in campaign donations from payday lenders during his time in Congress, but Mulvaney claims those donations do not pose a conflict of interest . He also said that he would meet with people from his home district, regardless of whether or not they gave money, which a staffer said was Mulvaney's fundamental poin...

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  • Comcast launches US$31 bln bid for Sky, taking on Fox
Comcast launches US$31 bln bid for Sky, taking on Fox

As part of its post-offer assurances, Comcast confirmed plans to establish a Sky News board, which will be maintained for at least 10 years, as well as promising annual expenditure on Sky News will be at least equal to that of the past financial year.

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  • Ford accelerates cost-cutting plan, will drop most USA sedans
Ford accelerates cost-cutting plan, will drop most USA sedans

Ford said in a release that it's also exploring a new "white space" vehicle that would combine "the best attributes of cars and utilities, such as higher ride height, space, and versatility". Cars sales have been declining industrywide. Almost half of the cuts would be in sales and marketing - through incentive optimization, reduced advertisin...

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  • WhatsApp raises minimum age in Europe to 16
WhatsApp raises minimum age in Europe to 16

Companies across all sectors will have to comply with the General Data Protection Regulation when the new regime is rolled out on May 25. However it is unclear at this stage how the Facebook owned company intends to enforce this increasing of the age limit.

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  • Mnuchin to Travel to China for Trade Talks Next Week
Mnuchin to Travel to China for Trade Talks Next Week

Trump says the USA and China are "very serious" and is reiterating plans to impose tariffs up to $100 billion more on Chinese goods. "We've put on very substantial tariffs, and that will continue unless we make a trade deal". But the administration has indicated it's willing to negotiate with China and avert a trade war, a prospect that's rattled...

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