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Zappos offers to help cover funeral costs of every Las Vegas victim - KMOV.com

Sat, 10/14/2017 - 07:35

KMOV.com

Zappos offers to help cover funeral costs of every Las Vegas victim
KMOV.com
Sonny Melton, right, was among those who were shot and killed in Las Vegas on Sunday night on October 1, 2017. His wife, Heather Melton (left), an orthopedic surgeon at Innovative Orthopedics survived the shooting.
Zappos Matching up to $1M for Las Vegas Shooting Victims and Familieswnep.com
Zappos, many others working toward $1M match for victims' familiesLas Vegas Sun
Support for Las Vegas Victims | Zappos.comZappos.com

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PayPal's Market Value Eclipses AmEx, Nears Morgan Stanley, Goldman - Wall Street Journal

Sat, 10/14/2017 - 05:22

Wall Street Journal

PayPal's Market Value Eclipses AmEx, Nears Morgan Stanley, Goldman
Wall Street Journal
PayPal Holdings Inc. PYPL -0.29% vaulted over American Express Co. AXP 1.36% in terms of market value this week, punctuating a rally that has pushed up the payments company's shares by nearly 75% since the start of 2017. The San Jose, Calif.-based ...
Wealthfront Inc. Acquires 6829 Shares of PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:PYPL)The Ledger Gazette

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Retire Smarter: Big Social Security Changes For 2018 And FTG Portfolio Supplements - Seeking Alpha

Sat, 10/14/2017 - 04:01

Seeking Alpha

Retire Smarter: Big Social Security Changes For 2018 And FTG Portfolio Supplements
Seeking Alpha
We'll take a look at how some of these changes affect retirement planning using a dividend growth approach like the Fill-The-Gap Portfolio. Subscribers to "Retirement: One Dividend At A Time" got an early look at this material via free instant text ...
2 percent federal retirement COLA set for JanuaryWashington Post
Social Security: 3 Smart Ways to Get More BenefitsMotley Fool
Gotcha! Social Security Benefits Rising 2% In 2018, But Most Retirees Won't See Extra CashForbes
TIME -InvestmentNews -Madison.com -The Mercury News
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Ford offers free repairs to address Explorer exhaust gas concerns - USA TODAY

Fri, 10/13/2017 - 17:05

USA TODAY

Ford offers free repairs to address Explorer exhaust gas concerns
USA TODAY
Ford says it wants to offer peace of mind to owners of more than 1.35 million Explorer SUVs concerned about exhaust fumes, so the Dearborn automaker will inspect and repair the vehicles, if necessary, for free. Elizabeth Weigandt, Ford's safety ...
Ford offers repairs to prevent exhaust leaks in 1.4 million ExplorersReuters
Ford offers repairs to address Explorer exhaust gas concernsABC News
Ford Offers Free Exhaust-Fume Inspections on Explorer SUVsWall Street Journal
The Detroit News -WLNS
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Flight 666 to HEL took off one last time this Friday the 13th - Washington Post

Fri, 10/13/2017 - 16:01

Washington Post

Flight 666 to HEL took off one last time this Friday the 13th
Washington Post
Just after the 13th hour on Friday, Oct. 13, Flight 666 took off for HEL — the International Air Transport Association code for Helsinki-Vantaa Airport in Finland — for one last time. The Finnair flight departed Copenhagen, and landed safely roughly ...
Twitter turns over 'handles' of 201 Russia-linked accountsMiami Herald
Flight 666 just made its last trip to HEL on Friday the 13thUSA TODAY
Finnair Flight 666 Just Made Its Final Trip To Helsinki, Finland, On Friday The 13th, & It's The End Of An EraBustle
CNET -WTSP 10 News -ABC Online -Elite Daily
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PG&E Has Worst Week in 9 Years on California Wildfire Probes - Bloomberg

Fri, 10/13/2017 - 14:51

Bloomberg

PG&E Has Worst Week in 9 Years on California Wildfire Probes
Bloomberg
Pacific Gas and Electric Co. crews work to fix downed power lines burned by wildfires in this aerial photograph taken above Santa Rosa, Calif., on Oct. 12, 2017. Photographer: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg. PG&E Corp. just capped its worst week in nine ...
PG&E Tanks on Reports It's Responsible for Deadly Wine Country WildfiresTheStreet.com
Utility shares tank after notice on wildfire evidenceWichita Eagle
PG&E shares plunge on concern its power lines may have started California wildfiresCNBC
The Mercury News -MarketWatch -SFGate -Benzinga
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S&P 500 rises for fifth week, record closing high for Nasdaq - The Sydney Morning Herald

Fri, 10/13/2017 - 13:32

The Sydney Morning Herald

S&P 500 rises for fifth week, record closing high for Nasdaq
The Sydney Morning Herald
US stocks rose to end their week following upbeat economic data and gains in technology shares, pushing the Dow and the S&P 500 to a fifth straight week of gains. ASX futures were up 12 points. Data showed US retail sales jumped in September, and the ...
Up, Up…But Not Away: Dow Just Misses New High After Gaining 98 Points This WeekBarron's
Nasdaq closes out the week at a record, broader market ends slightly higherMarketWatch
Nasdaq closes at record high amid earnings, dataXinhua
Seeking Alpha -750 KXL -CNBC -Phoenix Business Journal
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Bank of America's Return to 1950s Style Banking Is Paying Off - Fortune

Fri, 10/13/2017 - 10:38

Fortune

Bank of America's Return to 1950s Style Banking Is Paying Off
Fortune
No sooner had Brian Moynihan taken the helm of Bank of America at the start of 2010, than the giant lender suffered wave upon wave of giant, potentially fatal, losses on its stricken mortgage portfolio. From the start, Moynihan championed a highly ...
BofA Posts Its Best Profit in Six YearsBloomberg
Bank of America's (BAC) CEO Brian Moynihan on Q3 2017 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptSeeking Alpha
Bank of America beats on earningsMarkets Insider
CNBC -Charlotte Observer -Wall Street Journal -Investorplace.com
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Steve Wozniak announces tech education platform Woz U - TechCrunch

Fri, 10/13/2017 - 07:02

TechCrunch

Steve Wozniak announces tech education platform Woz U
TechCrunch
Steve Wozniak, the Apple co-founder who changed the world alongside Steve Jobs, has today announced the launch of Woz U. According to the release, Woz U will start as an online learning platform focused on both students and companies that will ...
Steve Wozniak just created his own online universityEngadget
Apple cofounder Steve Wozniak launches Woz U institute to train people for tech jobsVentureBeat
Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak Launches Digital School 'Woz U'Inc.com
EdSurge -GOOD Magazine -Silicon Valley Business Journal -Business Wire (press release)
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Consumer sentiment surges to 13-year high in October - MarketWatch

Fri, 10/13/2017 - 06:16

MarketWatch

Consumer sentiment surges to 13-year high in October
MarketWatch
The numbers: The University of Michigan said its consumer sentiment index climbed to a 13-year high of 101.1 in October from 95.1 in September, topping the MarketWatch-compiled consensus of 95. There were big gains in both the index for current ...
US Consumer Sentiment Surged in Early OctoberWall Street Journal
Consumer confidence explodes to a 13-year highMarkets Insider

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Wells Fargo Hit by Surprise Charge From Pre-Crisis Mortgages - Bloomberg

Fri, 10/13/2017 - 05:56

Bloomberg

Wells Fargo Hit by Surprise Charge From Pre-Crisis Mortgages
Bloomberg
Nearly a decade after the financial crisis, Wells Fargo & Co. is getting stung by bad behavior in the housing bubble. The company took a surprise $1 billion charge in the quarter for previously disclosed regulatory investigations into its pre-crisis ...
Wells Fargo's woes mount, but Wall Street seems to have moved onMarketWatch
Wells Fargo's (WFC) CEO Tim Sloan on Q3 2017 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptSeeking Alpha
Wells Fargo shares fall 3% on disappointing revenue, higher legal costsCNBC
U.S. News & World Report -USA TODAY -Business Insider -Wall Street Journal
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IMF not asking Greece for more fiscal measures - Reuters

Fri, 10/13/2017 - 05:40

Reuters

IMF not asking Greece for more fiscal measures
Reuters
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The International Monetary Fund is not asking Greece to take any additional fiscal measures under the bailout programme, the head of the IMF's European Department Poul Thomsen told a news briefing. FILE PHOTO - International ...
IMF's Lagarde Urges Leaders to Find Ways to Spread WealthU.S. News & World Report
SWIFT Test Demonstrates Positive Potential Future For Blockchain TechPYMNTS.com
IMF's Lagarde Warns Banks: Cryptocurrencies Will Bring “Massive Disruptions”CryptoCoinsNews
Greek Reporter -Bloomberg -Telegraph.co.uk -CNBC
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Facebook's 'Order Food' feature officially launches across the US - TechCrunch

Fri, 10/13/2017 - 05:34

TechCrunch

Facebook's 'Order Food' feature officially launches across the US
TechCrunch
Facebook today formally announced its new feature that allows users to order food from local restaurants using its app. Instead of competing directly with other food ordering services, Facebook is partnering with several industry players on this effort ...
Facebook Launches US Food Order and Delivery ServiceU.S. News & World Report
Facebook now lets you order food without leaving FacebookThe Verge
Facebook Now Lets You Order Food Directly on its PlatformTheStreet.com
Bloomberg -Engadget -Eater -InStyle
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Social Security checks to rise 2 percent in 2018, the biggest increase in years - Washington Post

Fri, 10/13/2017 - 05:23

Washington Post

Social Security checks to rise 2 percent in 2018, the biggest increase in years
Washington Post
Social Security checks are going up 2 percent in 2018, the U.S. government announced Friday. It's the first substantial raise in years. More than 66 million Americans receive Social Security payments. Most recipients are seniors over age 65, but some ...
Social Security Benefits to Rise by 2 Percent in 2018U.S. News & World Report
The Latest: Social Security benefits to rise 2 percentWSBT-TV

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MoviePass Owner Helios & Matheson's Shares Plunge 45% In Short Squeeze - Forbes

Fri, 10/13/2017 - 05:15

Forbes

MoviePass Owner Helios & Matheson's Shares Plunge 45% In Short Squeeze
Forbes
Helios & Matheson's (HMNY) shares dropped by 45% on October 12 after the company announced that it had met the financing conditions necessary for it to acquire a 53.7% stake in the movie ticket subscription service MoviePass for $28.5 million.
Helios And Matheson: I've Seen How This Movie EndsSeeking Alpha
Can Helios and Matheson Keep Going After This Week's 30% Pop?Motley Fool
MoviePass plans to make money by selling your data to Uber, eateries and Hollywood studiosMarketWatch
TheStreet.com -Benzinga -CNA Finance (press release) -StreetInsider.com
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Equifax Malware Reports Cause Firm to Remove 'Hacked' Page as Lawmaker Proposes Crackdown - Fortune

Fri, 10/13/2017 - 04:46

Fortune

Equifax Malware Reports Cause Firm to Remove 'Hacked' Page as Lawmaker Proposes Crackdown
Fortune
Equifax has temporarily taken down the web page that had allegedly been hacked in order to con visitors into downloading malware. Reports of Equifax malware were first made by an independent security researcher and provided a fresh embarrassment for ...
Equifax takes down web page, but denies new hackCBS News
Equifax says code on its website 'was serving malicious content'Los Angeles Times
Ohio Gives Wells Fargo Six-Month Time OutPYMNTS.com
Wall Street Journal -ZDNet -KRIS Corpus Christi News -Washington Post
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Kobe Steel Scam Hits Planes, Trains, Automobiles - Bloomberg

Fri, 10/13/2017 - 04:41

Bloomberg

Kobe Steel Scam Hits Planes, Trains, Automobiles
Bloomberg
The steel frame of the Nada Bridge stands in front of a Kobe Steel Ltd. plant in Kobe, Hyogo, Japan, on Friday, Oct. 13, 2017. Photographer: Tomohiro Ohsumi/Bloomberg. Kobe Steel Ltd. has made a startling admission: It sold products that failed quality ...
As crisis at Kobe Steel deepens, CEO says cheating engulfs 500 firmsReuters
Kobe Steel Admits 500 Companies Misled in ScandalWall Street Journal
Kobe says 500 firms affected in steel scandalBBC News
Nasdaq -Financial Times -Business Day -The Japan Times
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Bank of America earnings: Consumer banking boosts results - USA TODAY

Fri, 10/13/2017 - 03:24

USA TODAY

Bank of America earnings: Consumer banking boosts results
USA TODAY
Bank of America's earnings in the third quarter came in stronger than expected, boosted by strength in its consumer banking business. Overall, the bank posted a 13% jump in net income to $5.6 billion,. "Our focus on responsible growth and improving the ...
Bank of America shares up premarket after third quarter results beat market expectationsProactive Investors UK

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Equifax Help Site Manipulated By Hackers To Push Adware - NPR

Fri, 10/13/2017 - 01:08

Equifax Help Site Manipulated By Hackers To Push Adware
NPR
Equifax is taking a customer help Web page offline as the company investigates reports that the site directed people to download fraudulent Adobe Flash updates. DAVID GREENE, HOST: The embattled company Equifax is having even more trouble with ...

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Amazon Studios chief Roy Price on leave of absence amid sexual harassment claim - CNBC

Thu, 10/12/2017 - 16:43

CNBC

Amazon Studios chief Roy Price on leave of absence amid sexual harassment claim
CNBC
irector, Amazon Video on Demand, Roy Price speaks onstage during the Amazon Prime Instant Video portion of the 2014 Summer Television Critics Association at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on July 12, 2014 in Beverly Hills, California. Amazon said Thursday ...
Roy Price Suspended from Amazon After Sexual Assault Allegations [Upd…Vanity Fair
The Great Unraveling: Amazon Studio Chief Accused of Sexual MisconductBreitbart News
Amazon suspends video executive Roy Price following harassment claimsSiliconrepublic.com
Times of India -ExpressNewsline -Hollywood Reporter -Variety
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