Archive for July, 2017

Venezuela Votes: Violence, Unrest Mark Day of Controversial Election

July 31st, 2017

Venezuela Votes: Violence, Unrest Mark Day of Controversial Election

Venezuelans voted Sunday on President Nicolás Maduro’s controversial plans for a powerful new Constituent Assembly that critics call a plan to consolidate power.

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Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

US Stocks Mixed as Dollar Adds to Monthly Drop: Markets Wrap – Bloomberg

July 31st, 2017

US Stocks Mixed as Dollar Adds to Monthly Drop: Markets Wrap – Bloomberg


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US Stocks Mixed as Dollar Adds to Monthly Drop: Markets Wrap
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Start your day with what’s moving markets in Asia. Sign up here to receive our newsletter. U.S. stocks fluctuated as a month of gains drew to a close, spurred by corporate results and growing optimism in the strength of the global economy. Treasuries

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economy markets – Google News

HHS Secretary Tom Price: We won’t let Obamacare ‘implode’

July 31st, 2017

HHS Secretary Tom Price: We won’t let Obamacare ‘implode’

HHS Secretary Tom Price denied that Republicans would allow the ACA to “implode” to force Democrats to cooperate in repealing and replacing the law.

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Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Sen. Bernie Sanders: Trump ‘wants to sabotage health care in America’

July 31st, 2017

Sen. Bernie Sanders: Trump ‘wants to sabotage health care in America’

He told CNN it’s “incomprehensible” that the president wants to “make life more difficult for millions of people who are struggling now to get the health insurance they need.”

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Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Lack of value fund interest could be another bad omen for Chipotle

July 31st, 2017

Lack of value fund interest could be another bad omen for Chipotle
NEW YORK (Reuters) – More well-publicized incidents at Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc restaurants have pushed the shares down 26 percent over the last three months, but the burrito chain is facing a more…

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Reuters: Money

How you could be using your credit cards all wrong

July 31st, 2017

How you could be using your credit cards all wrong
You could be getting a lot more out of your credit cards than you think.
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Latest financial news – CNNMoney.com

Sharks, Meet Chefs: Discovery To Buy Scripps, Acquiring Food Network And HGTV

July 31st, 2017

Sharks, Meet Chefs: Discovery To Buy Scripps, Acquiring Food Network And HGTV
A 2010 photo shows the Discovery Communications networks headquarters building sign in Silver Spring, Md. Discovery Communications is buying media company Scripps Networks Interactive Inc. in a cash-and-stock deal worth nearly $12 billion, it announced Monday.

Discovery Communications, which owns the Discovery Channel, TLC and the Oprah Winfrey Network, will buy Scripps Networks Interactive, which owns a number of lifestyle shows, for nearly $12 billion.

(Image credit: Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP)


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Business : NPR

Obamacare crisis nearly fixed in Ohio

July 31st, 2017

Obamacare crisis nearly fixed in Ohio
The outlook for Obamacare in 2018 just got a little brighter — in Ohio, at least.
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Latest financial news – CNNMoney.com

Discovery buys Scripps Networks

July 31st, 2017

Discovery buys Scripps Networks
The cable TV giant is paying nearly $15 billion to acquire Scripp’s largely female lifestyle channels such as Food Network and HGTV. Fred Katayama reports.

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Reuters Video: Business

Breakingviews TV: Raising the E in P/E

July 31st, 2017

Breakingviews TV: Raising the E in P/E
Richard Beales and Tom Buerkle discuss how the second quarter’s strong U.S. corporate earnings, including decent top-line growth, are giving fresh legs to an aging stock-market rally.

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Reuters Video: Business