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 2017-04-25 02:35 

Zero Hedge

Cherokee Nation Files Lawsuit Against Big Pharma Over Opioid Epidemic... +

Authored by Alex Thomas via TheAntiMedia.org, Late last week, lawyers representing the Cherokee Nation filed a lawsuit against major pharmaceutical companies, claiming they have pumped dangerous painkillers into Native American communities in Oklahoma. Th...

 2017-04-25 02:33 

Forbes

538: San Francisco Giants' MLB Playoff Odds Plummet Amid Season-Long Slump, Madison Bumgarner Injury... +

The San Francisco Giants' odds of making the MLB playoffs have taken a massive dive on FiveThirtyEight, down 30% from when the season began....

 2017-04-25 02:32 

CNBC

Trump's timber tariff will have a big impact on lumber futures market, housing stocks... +

The tariff imposed on Canada Monday evening was set to ripple through related futures, currency and equity markets Tuesday....

 2017-04-25 02:28 

Forbes

Fine Dining Versus The Playoffs: How Meals at High-End Restaurants Have Become Sporting Events... +

Is it ludicrous to pay $600 per person for a meal? Not if you reframe the question. We profile one restaurant's quest to satisfy the same kind of hunger that sports fan indulge by attending events....

 2017-04-25 02:24 

CNBC

Buffalo Wild Wings made 'astronomical error' in materials filed with SEC, says activist investor... +

Marcato Capital Management said Buffalo Wild Wings misrepresented share performance in materials it filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission....

 2017-04-25 02:20 

Fool.com

2 Charts That Show Palo Alto Networks Is Built for Growth... +

The short-term headwinds at Palo Alto Networks shouldn't last long....

 2017-04-25 02:16 

Zero Hedge

"Don't Open It" - 9 Mexican States On Alert After Radioactive Material Stolen... +

In light of the recent spate of emergency drills and nuclear attack preparedness plans across the United States, it seemed notable that an unknown amount of stolen radioactive material has prompted the head of national emergency services to issue an alert...

 2017-04-25 02:12 

Marketwatch.com

The Wall Street Journal: Trump backs off demand for immediate border-wall funding... +

President Donald Trump is open to waiting until later this year to secure funding for a wall along the border with Mexico, White House officials said Monday night, in a shift that could clear the way for lawmakers to strike a deal to avoid a government sh...

 2017-04-25 02:10 

Nikkei Asian Review

Bangkok's famous street food scene turns sour... +

BANGKOK -- On a street off Silom Road, a business district by day and one of Bangkok's most vibrant entertainment spots by night, people form meanderi...

 2017-04-25 02:10 

Zero Hedge

Bernie To Introduce $15 Federal Minimum Wage Legislation On Wednesday... +

We all knew it was coming and now it has finally been confirmed that the Senate's favorite Socialist will introduce legislation later this week calling for a $15 federal minimum wage. The pending release of the bill was confirmed earlier today by Bloombe...

 2017-04-25 02:07 

Forbes

Pregnant And No. 1 In The World, Serena Williams Responds To Racist Comments... +

With her newly reclaimed No. 1 ranking in the world, Serena Williams wrote a message to her unborn child and then smacked down the racially charged comments made about her and her baby by another tennis player....

 2017-04-25 02:05 

Nikkei Asian Review

Hitachi offers to buy Landis+Gyr for $1.8bn: sources... +

TOKYO -- Hitachi has made an acquisition proposal for Swiss smart meter maker Landis+Gyr, a Toshiba subsidiary, sources told The Nikkei. The offer, pu...

 2017-04-25 02:02 

Washington Post

Senate confirms Sonny Perdue as agriculture secretary... +

The Senate on Monday confirmed former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue to be agriculture secretary in President Donald Trumps administration as the farming industry looks to Washington for help amid a downturn in the market....

 2017-04-25 02:00 

Nikkei Asian Review

Japan Aviation develops connectors for comfortable wearables... +

TOKYO -- Japan Aviation Electronics Industry has developed a thin connector with improved elasticity for wearable devices that are attached to clothin...

 2017-04-25 02:00 

Nikkei Asian Review

Jeffrey Frankel: How to renegotiate NAFTA... +

WASHINGTON, DC -- U.S. President Donald Trump's administration says that it is sticking with its campaign promise to renegotiate the North American Fr...

 2017-04-25 01:50 

Zero Hedge

Government Shutdown Averted? Trump Punts On Border Wall, Will Wait Until September... +

In what may the flip-flop that resonates the most among his core voter base, Trump said that contrary to recent reports that the White House demands funding for Trump's proposed wall along the Mexican border be part of the spending bill - which has become...

 2017-04-25 01:45 

International Business Times

[ Economy ]

Rahul Kohli Wants Supergirl Star Katie McGrath To Appear On iZombie... +

Rahul Kohli would like to see Katie McGrath guest star on iZombie. After appearing as Lena Luthors (McGrath) ex-boyfriend, Jack Spheer, in tonights Season 2, episode 18 of Supergirl, Kohli realized how great his chemistry with McGrath is, so hed like to b...

 2017-04-25 01:45 

Zero Hedge

The Geopolitics Of Nuclear Weapons Explained (In 3 Simple Maps)... +

Authored by George Friedman, Xander Snyder, and Chyenne Ligon via MauldinEconomics.com, Nuclear bombs have a strange quality: They are a type of weapon that countries spend enormous sums of money to develop but don’t actually intend to use. While ch...

 2017-04-25 01:44 

Financial Times

Purge hits China universities with western ties... +

Agents probe top institutions for corruption and breaches of ‘political discipline’...

 2017-04-25 01:43 

International Business Times

[ Economy ]

Android 7.0 Nougat Release Date: Samsung Galaxy S6, S6 Edge Receive Update From Verizon ... +

Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge owners who got their phones from Verizon can now jump for joy. The wireless company is now rolling out the Android 7.0 Nougat update for the 2-year-old smartphones....

 2017-04-25 01:41 

Washington Post

Trumps tax plan could face a budget deficit challenge... +

President Donald Trump plans to stick with his campaign pledge to slash the corporate tax rate from 35 percent to 15 percent, but the dramatic cut raises a problematic question for the White House: How can the president deliver the massive tax cut he prom...

 2017-04-25 01:41 

Forbes

Is Whole Foods In Play?... +

Whole Foods stock surged today on speculation that Albertsons might be preparing a takeover bid. This announcement comes on the heels of an activist investor, Janus Partners LLC acquiring an 8.3% stake in the company, suggesting that a possible sale could...

 2017-04-25 01:35 

Marketwatch.com

Hollywood writers vote to authorize strike as deadline looms... +

The viewing public may soon find themselves with a lot more time on their hands, and a lot fewer new TV shows and movies to watch....

 2017-04-25 01:33 

Fool.com

Spotify Wants to Compete With Apple, Inc. on Hardware Now, Too?... +

Good luck with that....

 2017-04-25 01:32 

Fox Business

Trump Willing to Hold Off on Border-Wall Funding... +

President Donald Trump is open to waiting until later this year to secure funding for a wall along the border with Mexico, White House officials said Monday night, in a shift that could clear the way for lawmakers to strike a deal to avoid a government sh...

 2017-04-25 01:31 

NY Times

Bill OReilly Breaks His Silence After His Exit From Fox News... +
 2017-04-25 01:30 

International Business Times

[ Economy ]

Planning Retirement: 401K Plans To Change If Trump Tax Policy Is Enacted... +

This article originally appeared on the Motley Fool....

 2017-04-25 01:30 

Nikkei Asian Review

Bilahari Kausikan: North Korea upends strategic logic of Northeast Asia... +

Can North Korea's nuclear and missile programs be stopped? I doubt it. At present, Pyongyang has the initiative and has no reason to relinquish it.Nor...

 2017-04-25 01:24 

Reuters

[ Business ]

Asia stocks, euro steady as markets pause for breath after French election... +

Asian equities were steady on Tuesday and the euro retained gains as markets' euphoria over a centrist victory in the first round of the French presidential election subsided, though near-term investor sentiment remains positive....

 2017-04-25 01:23 

International Business Times UK

President Trump calls for new UN sanctions on North Korea... +

'People put blindfolds on for decades and now it's time to solve the problem,' Trump said....

 2017-04-25 01:23 

Forbes

Gnosis' Prediction Market Scores $12.5m In 'Record-Breaking' Crypto Auction... +

Gnosis, a decentralized platform for prediction markets built on Ethereum blockchain technology, has raised $12.5 million in twelve minutes through a crypto token offering conducted via a Dutch auction process. In so doing it set a record becoming the fas...

 2017-04-25 01:21 

Fool.com

Wells Fargo Finally Gets Some Regulatory Relief... +

Are the clouds parting for the banking giant?...

 2017-04-25 01:21 

Fool.com

These 3 Tech Giants Are More Involved in Gaming Than You Think... +

Video games are one of the world's largest forms of entertainment, and this spells opportunity for Facebook, Alphabet, and Amazon.com....

 2017-04-25 01:21 

Fox Business

These 3 Tech Giants Are More Involved in Gaming Than You Think... +

Video games are one of the world's largest forms of entertainment, and this spells opportunity for Facebook, Alphabet, and Amazon.com....

 2017-04-25 01:21 

Fox Business

Wells Fargo Finally Gets Some Regulatory Relief... +

Are the clouds parting for the banking giant?...

 2017-04-25 01:20 

CNBC

Canadian dollar stumbles as US plans to slap tariffs on softwood lumber... +

Canadas dollar dropped to its lowest since December after the U.S. said it would impose tariffs on its Northern neighbors exports of softwood lumber....

 2017-04-25 01:20 

Zero Hedge

Canadians Get "A Little Mad" As Refugees Continue To Flood In From U.S.... +

Just over a month ago we highlighted the comments of one recently deported Mexican nationalist who told Reuters that illegally immigrating to the U.S. was over, courtesy of the Trump administration, and that it was "Canada's turn" to welcome the world's i...

 2017-04-25 01:20 

Nikkei Asian Review

Japan Post to book $364m net loss as Australia unit takes a toll... +

TOKYO -- Japan Post Holdings is expected to book a net loss of some 40 billion yen ($364 million) for the fiscal year that ended in March, due to a ro...

 2017-04-25 01:15 

Fox Business

News Highlights: Top Company News of the Day... +

Alitalia employees late Monday rejected a government-brokered package of job and wage cuts that was aimed at saving Italy's flagship airline from bankruptcy....

 2017-04-25 01:15 

Fox Business

News Highlights: Top Global Markets News of the Day... +

The ascension of centrist Emmanuel Macron as the heavy favorite in France's presidential race spurred investors to set aside the political worries that have long plagued European markets and to make new bets on economic growth....

 2017-04-25 01:10 

NY Times

Middle Class Contracted in U.S. Over 2 Decades, Study Finds... +
 2017-04-25 01:09 

International Business Times

[ Economy ]

Galaxy S8 Red Screen Fix: Samsung Issues Software Patch For Color Accuracy ... +

Following the release of the Galaxy S8, some owners have voiced the problem they noticed with the new flagship phone. Apparently, some units of the Android handsethave this red-tinged screen, which irked users. Samsung now has a fix for the issue, but it ...

 2017-04-25 01:07 

Forbes

How Much Can A Weekend at Coachella Cost? It Depends How Big You Wanna Go... +

What did a young bartender living in Los Angeles spend to attend Coachella for the first time? The grand total for three-days of music and mirth in the desert may alarm you....

 2017-04-25 01:03 

Fortune

WGA Overwhelmingly Votes to Approve Strike Amid Negotiations... +

Approximately 96% of members voted to approve the strike...

 2017-04-25 01:03 

Forbes

French Elections Far From Over, Trump Looking For A Win On The Economy... +

Now that the baton has been passed from a monetary stimulus driven recovery to a fiscal stimulus driven recovery, the Trump administration seems to be well aware of floating confidence balloons....

 2017-04-25 01:02 

Washington Post

Trump backs away from demand for border wall money... +

President Donald Trump appears to be stepping back from demanding a down payment for his border wall, which could remove a major obstacle to a bipartisan deal on must-pass spending legislation just days ahead of a government shutdown deadline....

 2017-04-25 01:00 

NY Times

A Showdown Over Wells Fargos Board of Directors Looms... +
 2017-04-25 01:00 

Nikkei Asian Review

Exchanges compete for dominance in derivatives... +

TOKYO -- As derivatives trading continues to expand across the world, competition is heating up among securities exchanges vying to carve out a hefty ...

 2017-04-25 00:55 

NY Times

Partisan Divide Over Economic Outlook Worries Ben Bernanke... +
 2017-04-25 00:55 

Zero Hedge

Is The Fed About To Drop The MOAB On Wall Street?... +

Authored by Michael Pento via PentoPort.com, Wall Street and our central bank are in for a rude awakening very soon! The idea that the US economy is on stable footing and about to experience a surge in growth is ridiculous. Hence, the consensus that the F...

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