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MGM CEO makes 1st public appearance since Las Vegas shooting - Las Vegas Review-Journal

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 17:07

Las Vegas Review-Journal

MGM CEO makes 1st public appearance since Las Vegas shooting
Las Vegas Review-Journal
MGM Resorts Chief Executive Officer Jim Murren, center at right, is flanked by MGM Resorts executive Michael Dominguez on Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017, at IMEX in Las Vegas. (Todd Prince/Las Vegas Review-Journal). By Todd Prince Las Vegas Review- ...
Owner of Mandalay Bay hotel says he's heartbroken by Las Vegas shootingfox6now.com
MGM says police timeline of Vegas massacre 'may not be accurate'New York Post

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Tesla's Semi truck looks fast in first leaked video - BGR

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 17:01

BGR

Tesla's Semi truck looks fast in first leaked video
BGR
A clip showing something that sure looks like Tesla's Semi truck has popped up on YouTube, days after we saw our first leaked photo. The video claims to show a “test mule” of the Semi truck, a disguised version of the Semi hardware running in the shell ...
This Rocket Will Be Able To Take You Anywhere On Earth In Under An HourHeart

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The Reason Investors Love Spinoffs: Juicier Returns - Fox Business

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 16:49

Wall Street Journal

The Reason Investors Love Spinoffs: Juicier Returns
Fox Business
Among corporate executives, spinoffs of divisions have come in and out of favor over the years, but with one group they have been a steady crowd-pleaser: investors. Continue Reading Below. Pfizer Inc. and Honeywell International Inc. on Tuesday ...
There was a flurry of spinoff announcements Tuesday, something that happens during bull market topsCNBC

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Pfizer's Big Deal Still Elusive as Company to Shed Consumer Unit - Bloomberg

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 13:45

New York Times

Pfizer's Big Deal Still Elusive as Company to Shed Consumer Unit
Bloomberg
Pfizer Inc.'s move to offload its consumer-health division could bring in billions of dollars and help the drugmaker streamline operations. Yet the company-changing deal investors have been hoping for may be still to come. The U.S. drug giant, which ...
Pfizer weighs $15 billion sale of consumer healthcare businessReuters
Advil, Centrum and ChapStick on shopping blockCNNMoney
Pfizer Considers Spinning Off or Selling Consumer Health UnitNew York Times
FiercePharma -Nasdaq -Investorplace.com -BBC News
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McDonald's Rare Szechuan Sauce Coming Back (Again), 'Rick And Morty' Fans - DNAinfo

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 12:16

DNAinfo

McDonald's Rare Szechuan Sauce Coming Back (Again), 'Rick And Morty' Fans
DNAinfo
Fans waiting in line at a Howard Street McDonald's on the border of Rogers Park and West Ridge. View Full Caption. DNAinfo/Linze Rice. CHICAGO — After a massive turnout of "Rick and Morty" fans overwhelmed the select McDonald's locations serving its ...
Fellow Americans, there are better sauces of outrage than SzechuanThe Guardian
McDonald's Szechuan sauce shortage disappoints Long Island fansNewsday
McDonald's promises 'Rick and Morty' fans more Szechuan sauce after first batch sells outWZZM
AsiaOne -Channel NewsAsia -Sixth Tone -The Sun
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Google to move from Birmingham to downtown Detroit - Crain's Detroit Business

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 12:13

Crain's Detroit Business

Google to move from Birmingham to downtown Detroit
Crain's Detroit Business
Google Inc. plans to leave its office on Willits Street in Birmingham for about 35,000 square feet in downtown Detroit. Google looking for 35,000-square-foot downtown Detroit location; Internet giant has been in Birmingham since 2007; Finding large ...
Google to move from suburbs to downtown DetroitThe Detroit News

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Why does one dealership charge more for the same car? Dealer group chair has an answer - Detroit Free Press

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 11:57

Detroit Free Press

Why does one dealership charge more for the same car? Dealer group chair has an answer
Detroit Free Press
If you've wondered why the prices for similar cars at different dealerships are sometimes far apart, the head of a national trade group for auto dealers can offer one explanation. And he says the practice is a bad idea. During a talk in Detroit today ...
US dealer lobby head criticizes automakers' bonus programReuters
Auto Dealers Warn Trump's Nafta Proposal May Raise Car PricesBloomberg

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How a Nobel economist sees human behavior - CBS News

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 11:42

CBS News

How a Nobel economist sees human behavior
CBS News
I couldn't help but feel a tinge of irony when I learned University of Chicago professor Richard Thaler was awarded the Nobel Prize for Economic Science for his work in the field of behavioral economics. Remember the context: We're in the midst of one ...
Rationality and Rabbit HolesNew York Times (blog)
Your Evening BriefingBloomberg
Nobel Prize winner Richard Thaler says this could be 'the riskiest moment of our lives'MarketWatch
Mic -The Economist -Business Insider -The Hindu
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Billionaire Investor Nelson Peltz Gives the Blow-by-Blow of His P&G Proxy Fight - Fortune

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 10:11

Fortune

Billionaire Investor Nelson Peltz Gives the Blow-by-Blow of His P&G Proxy Fight
Fortune
Nelson Peltz just heard that he's lost his epic proxy fight to win a board seat at Procter &Gamble. But the veteran activist investor tells Fortune he still might emerge the winner. Peltz's proxy fight ranked among the most suspense-laden annual ...
Cramer's take on 4 key Wall Street proxy fightsCNBC
Peltz isn't admitting defeat in P&G board voteNew York Post
Procter & Gamble Just Won the Biggest Proxy Battle in History. What Does It Mean for Marketers?Adweek
Yahoo Finance -Barron's -WCPO -Financial Times
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Express Scripts' Deal Helps Answer Amazon Threat - Bloomberg

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 09:05

Bloomberg

Express Scripts' Deal Helps Answer Amazon Threat
Bloomberg
Amazon.com Inc. is seemingly on the brink of entering the prescription-drugs market. Express Scripts Holding Co. shareholders should be pleased that the pharmacy-benefits manager isn't taking this development lying down. On Tuesday, Express Scripts ...
Pharmacy benefit manager Express Scripts to buy eviCore for $3.6 blnReuters
Express Scripts (ESRX) Dips on $3.6 Billion Deal to Buy EviCore HealthcareZacks.com
Express Scripts To Buy eviCore For $3.6B As Value-Based Care Takes HoldForbes
The Spokesman-Review -Motley Fool -STLtoday.com -TheStreet.com
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Walmart announces speedy returns program - Business Insider

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 08:56

Business Insider

Walmart announces speedy returns program
Business Insider
Walmart has announced Mobile Express Returns, a new program that aims to make returns of online and in-store purchases fast and painless, Business Insider reports. The program will launch in November and be immediately available for orders sold and ...
Wal-Mart saved $27 million by changing its plastic bags and shortening its receiptsCNBC
Wal-Mart Expects Online Sales to Surge 40%Bloomberg
Wal-Mart: It's Growing! It's Really Growing!Barron's
MarketWatch -5newsonline.com -ZDNet -New York Post
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World economic growth improving, even as US, UK potential slows: IMF - Reuters

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 05:13

Reuters

World economic growth improving, even as US, UK potential slows: IMF
Reuters
Workers dye fabrics inside a dye factory at an industrial area in Mumbai, India October 6, 2017. REUTERS/Shailesh Andrade. WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The current broad-based global economic upswing will likely be sustained this year and next, the ...
IMF: US a Laggard as Global Growth AcceleratesU.S. News & World Report
IMF Warns Against Complacency Even as Global Growth Gains SteamBloomberg
IMF forecasts stronger global growthBBC News
Business Insider -Arkansas Online -Firstpost -Greek Reporter
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Asia markets climb despite softer Wall Street close; the greenback steadies - CNBC

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 16:45

CNBC

Asia markets climb despite softer Wall Street close; the greenback steadies
CNBC
Asian shares climbed in early Tuesday trade as markets shrugged off the softer close on Wall Street. Japan's Nikkei 225 rose 0.12 percent in early trade after markets reopened for trade following a long weekend. Trading houses and financial names ...

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GM buys Strobe, a Pasadena startup that makes crucial tech for self-driving cars - Los Angeles Times

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 13:51

Los Angeles Times

GM buys Strobe, a Pasadena startup that makes crucial tech for self-driving cars
Los Angeles Times
Last week, General Motors Co. announced plans to release a fleet of new electric vehicles by 2023, laying the groundwork for an "all-electric future." On Monday, the automotive giant revealed that it has bought Strobe, a Pasadena startup that produces ...
Why GM is vertically integrating as it moves deeper into making self-driving carsRecode
GM challenges Tesla, buys self-driving tech companyUSA TODAY
GM Cruise Snaps Up Solid-State Lidar Pioneer Strobe IncIEEE Spectrum
Business Insider -The Verge -Wall Street Journal -Forbes
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Wall Street recedes from highs as quarterly reports loom - Reuters

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 12:46

Reuters

Wall Street recedes from highs as quarterly reports loom
Reuters
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., October 4, 2017. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid. (Reuters) - Wall Street fell from record levels on Monday as gains in Microsoft and other technology stocks failed to offset a ...
Speed Kills: Dow Dips 12 Points as Sluggish Trading Fails to InspireBarron's
Financial stocks weigh on Wall StreetFinancial Times
US stocks fall; Nasdaq winning streak endsChannel NewsAsia
GuruFocus.com -Business Standard -Capital.com
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Richard Thaler's Nobel Prize: Lessons For Business Leaders - Forbes

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 12:46

Forbes

Richard Thaler's Nobel Prize: Lessons For Business Leaders
Forbes
The newest Nobel laureate in economics, the University of Chicago's Richard Thaler, has many insights useful to business leaders. The most obvious is the “endowment effect,” which says that we humans tend to value things we already have over things we ...
The Nobel Committee Recognizes the ObviousBloomberg
Nobel Prize winner Richard Thaler may have added $29.6 billion to retirement accountsMarketWatch
Nobel winner Richard Thaler shows how emotions derail financial plansUSA TODAY
Wall Street Journal -Reuters -CNBC -Inc.com
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Tesla Model 3 issues could delay or kill its 'iPhone moment,' analysts say - MarketWatch

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 12:32

MarketWatch

Tesla Model 3 issues could delay or kill its 'iPhone moment,' analysts say
MarketWatch
Tesla handed out the first Model 3 cars in a July event, but manufactured fewer than 300 by the end of the third quarter. By. JeremyC. Owens. Technology Editor. Tesla Inc.'s early production problems with the Model 3 could delay or even destroy the ...
Tesla's Elon Musk Reveals the Next Big Automotive Trend: GasolineFortune
We should turn Puerto Rico into a haven for climate and clean energy researchBusiness Insider
Elon Musk's offer to rebuild Puerto Rico's electricity grid is a game-changerCNBC
Motley Fool -Ars Technica -Jalopnik -BGR
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Alphabet Launches US Ad Campaign to Promote Driverless Car Safety - U.S. News & World Report

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 09:47

U.S. News & World Report

Alphabet Launches US Ad Campaign to Promote Driverless Car Safety
U.S. News & World Report
FILE PHOTO: The Waymo logo is displayed during the company's unveil of a self-driving Chrysler Pacifica minivan during the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Michigan, U.S., January 8, 2017. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid/File Photo ...
Waymo is launching a campaign to teach people about self-driving carsMashable
Alphabet's Waymo launches public campaign to build trust in self-driving carsThe Verge
Google's Waymo Is Putting Up Billboards to Build Trust in Self-Driving CarsFortune
CNBC -TechCrunch -Seeking Alpha -Phoenix Business Journal
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