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Snap Arrives in London to Woo Skeptical Investors Ahead of IPO - U.S. News & World Report

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U.S. News & World Report

Snap Arrives in London to Woo Skeptical Investors Ahead of IPO
U.S. News & World Report
FILE PHOTO: A billboard displays the logo of Snapchat above Times Square in New York March 12, 2015. To match Analysis SNAP-IPO/HARDWARE REUTERS/Lucas Jackson/File Photo Reuters. By Simon Jessop and Sophie Sassard. LONDON (Reuters) ...
Snap's bet on hardware is a big gambleBusiness Insider
Is Snap Really A $20-Billion-Plus Company?Seeking Alpha
How Much Will Snapchat's Stock Cost? A Timeline Leading Up To The App's Proposed $22.2 Billion ValuationInternational Business Times
Digital Trends -NewsFactor Network -The Cerbat Gem -Investopedia
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Deadline Looms for Dakota Access Pipeline Protest Camp - Bloomberg

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KEVN Black Hills Fox

Deadline Looms for Dakota Access Pipeline Protest Camp
Bloomberg
Cannon Ball, N.D. (AP) -- As dawn breaks over an encampment that was once home to thousands of people protesting the Dakota Access oil pipeline, a few hundred holdouts rise for another day of resistance. They aren't deterred by the threat of flooding ...
Steel Made by Russian Company Tied to Putin Used in Keystone XL and Dakota Access PipelinesEcoWatch
Payments trickle in to South Dakota for pipeline protest aidWahpeton Daily News
EDITORIAL: North Dakota pipeline protesters leave behind an ecological disasterLas Vegas Review-Journal
FRANCE 24 -Inside Energy -Campus Times -Fortune
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AAA Michigan: Statewide Average Gas Prices Fall 5 Cents - U.S. News & World Report

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Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

AAA Michigan: Statewide Average Gas Prices Fall 5 Cents
U.S. News & World Report
AAA Michigan says gas prices statewide have fallen by about 5 cents per gallon in the past week. Feb. 20, 2017, at 10:36 a.m.. MORE. LinkedIn · StumbleUpon · Google +; Cancel. AAA Michigan: Statewide Average Gas Prices Fall 5 Cents. MORE.
'Spring rise' expected for gasoline pricesPittsburgh Post-Gazette
AAA: Gas prices up slightly in RIThe Providence Journal
Gas prices steady, but spring increase still expectedSarasota Herald-Tribune
CT Post -The Sun Chronicle -Chattanooga Times Free Press -Crain's Detroit Business
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Amazon Quietly Lowered Its Free Shipping Minimum to $35 - Fortune

5 hours 19 min ago

Fortune

Amazon Quietly Lowered Its Free Shipping Minimum to $35
Fortune
Retailers have been busy over the weekend with Presidents Day promotions and sales, but Amazon had a significant surprise discount of its own. In a blink-and-miss-it move, the online retail giant quietly reduced its free shipping minimum rate to $35.
It's easier to get free Amazon shipping now, even without PrimeUSA TODAY
Amazon slashes free shipping threshold back down to $35BGR
Amazon Lowers Free 2-Day Shipping Threshold To $35, Gunning For Walmart?Tech Times
Money Magazine -WRAL.com -Engadget -Digital Trends
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Sleek superyacht seized in Gibraltar over $16.2M debt claim - Kansas City Star

5 hours 27 min ago

BBC News

Sleek superyacht seized in Gibraltar over $16.2M debt claim
Kansas City Star
Authorities in Gibraltar say they have seized one of the largest and most advanced superyachts in the world over an unsettled bill dispute between its owner and its German builder. The Gibraltar Chronicle newspaper reports that shipbuilder Nobiskrug ...
Gibraltar seizes Russian's superyacht over German debt claimBBC News
Sailing Yacht A Arrested in GibraltarScuttlebutt Sailing News
Futuristic yacht S/YA seized by authorities in Gibraltar after claim by shipbuildersGibraltar Olive Press (blog)
GBC News -The Sun
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Finally! Spectacles are available online - CNET

7 hours 6 min ago

CNET

Finally! Spectacles are available online
CNET
Don't fancy chasing a Snapbot for a pair of Spectacles? You're in luck. Snapchatters in the US can now buy all three colors (black, teal and coral) at Spectacles.com. spectacles-purchase-nyc-nov-21-08.jpg. The Snapbot vending machine at the pop-up ...

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Telcos, banks lift European shares, dollar dips - Reuters

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Reuters

Telcos, banks lift European shares, dollar dips
Reuters
Traders work at their desks in front of the German share price index, DAX board, at the stock exchange in Frankfurt, Germany, February 17, 2017. REUTERS/staff/remote. By Nigel Stephenson | LONDON. LONDON European stocks rose on Monday, with gains ...
Europe edges higher; RBS jumps over 6.5%; Unilever tumbles 7.4%CNBC
Europe Stocks Rise Further After 2nd Weekly Gain; Unilever FallsBloomberg
DAX Rises In Thin Trade; Deutsche Telekom Shares Up 2%RTT News
CampaignLive -The Independent Republic
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Telcos, banks lift European shares, dollar dips - Reuters

7 hours 7 min ago

Reuters

Telcos, banks lift European shares, dollar dips
Reuters
Traders work at their desks in front of the German share price index, DAX board, at the stock exchange in Frankfurt, Germany, February 17, 2017. REUTERS/staff/remote. By Nigel Stephenson | LONDON. LONDON European stocks rose on Monday, with gains ...
European markets eke out gains; RBS jumps 6.9%; Unilever plummets 7.2%CNBC
European shares supported by telecoms, banks; Unilever slump weighsNasdaq
Europe Stocks Rise Further After 2nd Weekly Gain; Unilever FallsBloomberg
RTT News -The Independent Republic
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US Equity Firm Closes in on Purchase of Portuguese Bank - U.S. News & World Report

7 hours 42 min ago

SFGate

US Equity Firm Closes in on Purchase of Portuguese Bank
U.S. News & World Report
Portugal's central bank says it has picked U.S. private equity firm Lone Star for exclusive final negotiations on its bid to buy Novo Banco, the so-called good bank salvaged from the collapse of major lender Banco Espirito Santo. Feb. 20, 2017, at 7:18 ...
Portugal to flesh out terms of Novo Banco sale with Lone StarNasdaq

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Women take top roles in Saudi finance giants - CNBC

7 hours 43 min ago

CNBC

Women take top roles in Saudi finance giants
CNBC
Women have secured top jobs at Saudi Arabia's stock exchange and one of its large national banks, giving hope that new strategic ambitions focused on women and the workforce may be bearing some fruit. Monday's appointment of Rania Mahmoud Nashar ...
Women take three top jobs in Saudi financeCNNMoney
Nashar named Saudi Arabia's first female commercial bank CEOReuters
Saudi Arabia appoints first female CEO, chair to Saudi commercial bank, stock exchangeDaily Sabah
The Independent -The Star Online -Bloomberg -RT
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This Might Be Warren Buffett's Best Investment Ever - Fortune

8 hours 29 min ago

Fortune

This Might Be Warren Buffett's Best Investment Ever
Fortune
Berkshire Hathaway chairman Warren Buffett has listed his Laguna Beach home for $11 million. He bought the house for $150,000 in 1971, so stands to do pretty well from the investment. The California property has six bedrooms over three levels and ...

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GLOBAL MARKETS-Deutsche Telekom lifts Europe shares, dollar dips - Reuters

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GLOBAL MARKETS-Deutsche Telekom lifts Europe shares, dollar dips
Reuters
LONDON, Feb 20 European stocks rose on Monday, led higher by Deutsche Telekom on talk of a merger involving its U.S. mobile unit, while the dollar dipped as uncertainty over European politics and the timing of a U.S. interest rate rise kept investors ...

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After OPEC cuts heavy oil, China teapot refiners pull US supply to Asia - Reuters

10 hours 59 min ago

Reuters

After OPEC cuts heavy oil, China teapot refiners pull US supply to Asia
Reuters
Crude oil storage tanks are seen from above at the Cushing oil hub, in Cushing, Oklahoma, March 24, 2016. REUTERS/Nick Oxford/File Photo. By Florence Tan and Liz Hampton | SINGAPORE/HOUSTON. SINGAPORE/HOUSTON Chinese independent, ...
Russia Overtakes Saudi Arabia as World's Largest Crude ProducerBloomberg
Oil prices creep higher, but overshadowed by US supplyMarketWatch
International Economic Week In Review: A Rise In Commodity Prices Brings InflationSeeking Alpha
Nasdaq -gulfnews.com -Dubai Chronicle -Nikkei Asian Review
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A British judge in Hong Kong is one of China's most hated people on the internet - Quartz

11 hours 42 min ago

TIME

A British judge in Hong Kong is one of China's most hated people on the internet
Quartz
One of the darkest moments during Hong Kong's 2014 Umbrella Movement—a 79-day protest against Beijing's decision over how the city's leader would be elected in 2017—was the beating by police of a handcuffed pro-democracy protester, which was ...
Hong Kong stocks end at 18-month high, track mainland strengthReuters
Singapore's hope of beating Hong Kong in IPOs is a pipe dreamTheStreet.com
Opinion divided in China over jail terms for police who assaulted Occupy protesterSouth China Morning Post
TODAYonline -euronews -Nasdaq -Huffington Post
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Greece needs 'far less' money than agreed in third bailout: ESM head - Reuters

12 hours 42 min ago

Reuters

Greece needs 'far less' money than agreed in third bailout: ESM head
Reuters
A piggybank painted in the colours of the Greek flag with a 20 euro banknote in it's slot, stands amongst various euro coins in this picture illustration taken in Berlin, Germany June 30, 2015. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski. BERLIN Greece will need less in ...
Greek Bond Drama Meets RealpolitikBloomberg
RPT-GLOBAL ECONOMY-How do you say deja vu in Greek?Nasdaq
Montenegro accuses Russians over alleged coup plotWHIO
Foreign Policy (blog) -ABC News -Greek Reporter -Seeking Alpha
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Fed's Mester Says She's 'Comfortable' With Rates Moving Higher - Bloomberg

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 23:33

Bloomberg

Fed's Mester Says She's 'Comfortable' With Rates Moving Higher
Bloomberg
Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland President Loretta Mester said she would be “comfortable” with the central bank raising interest rates now as inflation pressures pick up. While the Fed isn't “behind the curve” on interest rates yet, delaying policy ...
Op-Ed: There is a long campaign to put the US economy back on trackCNBC
Fed minutes may give hint on March hikeUSA TODAY
Cleveland Fed chief 'comfortable' raising rates if economy keeps performingReuters
Nasdaq -The Hill (blog) -Seeking Alpha -Yahoo Finance
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Fed's Mester Says She's 'Comfortable' With Rates Moving Higher - Bloomberg

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 23:33

Bloomberg

Fed's Mester Says She's 'Comfortable' With Rates Moving Higher
Bloomberg
Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland President Loretta Mester said she would be “comfortable” with the central bank raising interest rates now as inflation pressures pick up. While the Fed isn't “behind the curve” on interest rates yet, delaying policy ...
Cleveland Fed chief 'comfortable' raising rates if economy keeps performingReuters
US Dollar Up as Fed's Mester Says Economy on Sound FootingNasdaq
New Zealand bonds jump tracking firmness in US Treasuries, investors eye GDT auctionEconoTimes
Reuters UK -Daily News & Analysis
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Asia shares adrift for US holiday, focus on Unilever - Reuters

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 23:32

Reuters

Asia shares adrift for US holiday, focus on Unilever
Reuters
A man walks past an electronic board showing Japan's Nikkei average (top L), the Dow Jones average (top R) and the stock averages of other countries' outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, January 26, 2017. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon. By Wayne Cole | ...

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Los Angeles, New York and San Francisco are most congested US cities - USA TODAY

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 23:12

USA TODAY

Los Angeles, New York and San Francisco are most congested US cities
USA TODAY
Cheap gas and a surging economy are taxing the nation's roads and contributing to congestion that cost U.S. motorists almost $300 billion last year in wasted time and fuel, according to a new report. Los Angeles had the worst traffic in the world among ...
Surprising no one, Los Angeles is the most gridlocked city in the worldThe Verge
Los Angeles Tops INRIX Global Congestion RankingYahoo Finance
Drivers spend 32 hours a year stuck in traffic: UK is ranked the third most congested country in EuropeDaily Mail
Belfast Telegraph -PR Newswire UK (press release) -Mirror.co.uk -The Sun
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Sensex starts on a cautious note; Nifty50 holds above 8800 level - Economic Times

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 21:58

Economic Times

Sensex starts on a cautious note; Nifty50 holds above 8800 level
Economic Times
NEW DELHI: The S&P BSE Sensex started on a cautious note with a slight negative bias in morning trade on Monday, led by losses in HDFC Bank, ITC, RIL, and Maruti Suzuki. The Nifty50 index came under pressure but was still trading above its crucial ...
Asian Shares Mixed as Investors Await Fed, Company EarningsU.S. News & World Report
Weekly Wrap: Sensex, Nifty eke out modest gainsSify News

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