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Yahoo chief Marissa Mayer will rake in $186 million after its sale

Yahoo chief Marissa Mayer will rake in $186 million after its sale

Included in the figure is her golden parachute payout of $23 million, which largely consists of restricted stock. Along with the $186 million from stock, Mayer will get a $3 million cash severance ...

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IMF foresees global economy accelerating to 3.5 pct. in '17

The body kept its projection for 2018 unchanged at 3.6 per cent. At the same time, the Washington-based organization revised up its global economic growth outlook to 3.5 percent for 2017 from 3.4 pe...

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AT&T sheds more lucrative wireless customers in 1Q

AT&T sheds more lucrative wireless customers in 1Q

Consolidated revenues totaled $39.4 billion compared to $40.5 billion. It saw record-low postpaid phone churn of.9%, though, and overall wireless postpaid churn of 1.12% including tablets. AT&T a...

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Net neutrality rollback plan coming from FCC

Net neutrality rollback plan coming from FCC

Many Internet companies and online rights groups say the rules are critical for protecting innovation and free expression. Pai's spokeman would not provide a comment to Recode . Pai said the owne...

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Is this a new Trump? Abrupt reversals may reflect experience

The semi-annual U.S. Treasury currency report , however, did keep China on a currency "monitoring list" despite Beijing's progress in reducing its global current account surplus, citing its unusually...

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Lib Dems will not enter 'coalition of chaos', Tim Farron says

Mr Peston questioned why the Lib Dem MP would not "just close it down by being unambiguous". Mr Farron has been questioned about his views on gay people ever since being elected Lib Dem leader nearl...

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Global markets: French election spurs equity market, euro rally

Following the announcement of the results, a large number of anti-fascists demonstrators went to the streets at the historic Place de la Bastille protesting the results. Mr Macron's party spokesman,...

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PPG Industries ups bid for Akzo Nobel to $28.8B

PPG Industries ups bid for Akzo Nobel to $28.8B

Akzo Nobel, which has alienated some of its shareholders by refusing to engage with its rival, responded by saying that it could open talks and that it would "carefully review and consider this propo...

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Chappell moves into Valero Texas Open lead

Chappell moves into Valero Texas Open lead

Kevin Chappell finally won on the PGA Tour, taking out the Texas Open with a one-shot victory. Shot of the day: Chappell appeared to feel the nerves on No. South African Branden Grace and John Huh...

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United changes policy, crew can't displace seated passengers

The city and United agreed to preserve the evidence, Dao's attorney said on Saturday. His daughter, Crystal Dao Pepper, later told a news conference in Chicago that the family had been "sickened" ...

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Wall Street gears up for busy earnings week

The first round of France's presidential election might be too close to call when polls close today, because initial projections will not be available as early as in the past, pollsters and their wa...

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Ontario to tax foreign buyers, expand rent control

Ontario to tax foreign buyers, expand rent control

The 16 measures include the imposition of a 15% foreign speculators tax and closure of a loophole that allowed landlords to raise rent by any amount on units built after 1991. Called the " Non-Residen...

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BeBe at Fashion Outlets to close by May

BeBe at Fashion Outlets to close by May

In a securities filing Friday, Bebe said it anticipates it will close all of its stores by the end of May. Bebe had 180 locations as of January 2, according to a separate SEC filing. Bebe, a fashion...

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Morgan Stanley posts strong 1Q profit, helped by trading

Morgan Stanley posts strong 1Q profit, helped by trading

Kiltearn Partners LLP now owns 5,317,197 shares of the financial services provider's stock valued at $224,652,000 after buying an additional 126,600 shares during the period. Annual EPS Growth of past...

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Grayson Allen returning to Duke for senior season

Grayson Allen returning to Duke for senior season

Allen's return helps ease the burden, but he is at his best when he has space to attack from the wing and spot up from beyond the arc. After averaging 21.6 points per game on 46.6 percent shooting f...

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Trump enters US-Canada milk fight with threat to end NAFTA

President Donald Trump said in an address he delivered in Kenosha, Wisconsin on Tuesday that his administration was going to find a solution to Canada's unfair trade deals that hurt American farmers. ...

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Champions League: Real Madrid 4:2 Bayern Munich

The defending champions led 2-1 from the away first leg, but lost 1-2 for a 3-3 aggregate at full time in the home second leg before Ronaldo's intervention. "We're very angry, a game with that much in...

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Arconic CEO Klaus Kleinfeld steps down

Arconic CEO Klaus Kleinfeld steps down

The company said in a statement that Kleinfeld stepped down after the broad learned that he sent a letter directly to a senior officer at investor Elliott Management, which has been pushing for Kleinf...

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Davidson's HR lifts 3 Garcias, White Sox over Twins 2-1

Davidson's HR lifts 3 Garcias, White Sox over Twins 2-1

Chicago White Sox's Leury Garcia, right, is greeted in the dugout after scoring against the Minnesota Twins in the third inning of a baseball game Friday, April 14, 2017, in Minneapolis. Adalberto Mej...

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Uber hits back at claims it copied Google's driverless auto tech

Uber hits back at claims it copied Google's driverless auto tech

Alphabet alleges that Anthony Levandowski stole 14,000 files from its self-driving auto wing before he left in January 2016 to start the autonomous trucking company Otto , which was purchased by Uber...

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Retail inflation hits 5-month high of 3.81 pc in March

Retail inflation hits 5-month high of 3.81 pc in March

Factory gate inflation "has eased", NBS analyst Sheng Guoqing said in a statement, noting that March's figure fell back from a 7.8 per cent increase in February after five months of expansion. dol...

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KFC to stop using chickens raised with human antibiotics

KFC to stop using chickens raised with human antibiotics

But health experts say it leads to germs becoming resistant to drugs and makes antibiotics ineffective in treating some illnesses in people. There is some evidence that such actions can improve sale...

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Las Vegas sports gambler Walters convicted of insider trading

Las Vegas sports gambler Walters convicted of insider trading

Mickelson never was charged because prosecutors couldn't prove he knew that Walters was passing along inside information, but he repaid almost $1 million in profits on Dean Foods trading. Davis used t...

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Rajya Sabha passes GST bills

Rajya Sabha passes GST bills

Touted as the biggest indirect tax reform since independence, GST would subsume central excise, service tax and other local levies. On agriculture products, he maintained that it will remain outside t...

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Assembly Speaker: Deal On Budget May Be Close

The budget was due Saturday but lawmakers and Cuomo couldn't agree on issues including juvenile justice reform, education spending and an affordable housing tax credit in New York City. He said one op...

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Constellation Brands Makes New All-Time High After Q4 Beat

Constellation Brands Makes New All-Time High After Q4 Beat

Constellation Brands, Inc. has 196,057,000 shares which are now outstanding with a price of 171.6 calculating Constellation Brands, Inc .'s market capitalisation to 33.64B Dollars. Zacks Rank: Curre...

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Germany approves bill curbing online hate crime, fake news

Germany approves bill curbing online hate crime, fake news

Germany's justice minister said hate speech posed a grave danger to harmonious living in a free, open and democratic society. Already, a few fake news reports have emerged in Germany, including on...

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Trump Signs Bill Nixing FCC's Broadband Privacy Rules

President Donald Trump rescinded a rule requiring internet service providers to seek subscribers' permission before using their web browsing history for marketing, handing broadband providers a vict...

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Ben & Jerry's to give away free ice cream cones Tuesday

Ben & Jerry's to give away free ice cream cones Tuesday

Now, the company has scoop shops around the world, including locations in Japan, Singapore, Greece, Brazil, and Mexico, making Free Cone Day a global event. "As a progressive business, we share man...

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On Equal Pay Day, Wyoming Still Lagging Behind

On Equal Pay Day, Wyoming Still Lagging Behind

Women working for Warren were paid just 71 cents for every dollar paid to men during the 2016 fiscal year... The pay gap was lowest in NY, where women made 89 percent of what men made, and highest ...

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Scottish first minister tells PM May not to block independence referendum

Scottish Liberal Democrat leader Willie Rennie said: "There will be many voters who voted to remain in the European Union who will be feeling betrayed by the SNP who are simply using Brexit for their ...

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Trump to sign executive orders targeting trade abuses

Trump to sign executive orders targeting trade abuses

President Trump forgets to sign executive order, walks out of ceremony. 'We're going to get these bad trade deals straightened out'. The first order directs the Commerce Department to take the nex...

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South Korea expects no issues with Pyongyang games

However, 38 North also said Pyongyang understands the world is watching and the regime could attempt to manipulate reporting about its nuclear developments. The Trump administration has been conductin...

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US stocks end 1Q with solid gains after day of listless trading

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 69.17 points, or 0.33 percent, to 20,728.49. The S&P 500 Information Technology Sector has gained almost 12.5% since January, making it the best-performing ...

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White House counters investigation with its own allegations

White House counters investigation with its own allegations

The White House contends that Nunes' information - which has not been made public - validates Trump's explosive claim that his predecessor wiretapped his NY skyscraper. Was Trump concerned that his fo...

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