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Walmart just struck another deal that confirms the death of America's middle class as we know it - Markets Insider

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 16:00

Markets Insider

Walmart just struck another deal that confirms the death of America's middle class as we know it
Markets Insider
It's the latest in a series of moves by Walmart designed to attract high-income shoppers. Walmart is adding Lord & Taylor and its many designer fashion brands to its website, the companies announced Monday. The deal is the latest in a series of moves ...
Wal-Mart Seeks Upmarket Web Shoppers With Lord & Taylor ProductsBloomberg
Department stores are struggling so Lord & Taylor has agreed to start selling on Walmart.comRecode
Walmart.com and Lord & Taylor Announce Plans to Deliver Premium Fashion to CustomersBusiness Wire (press release)
Footwear News -CNBC
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Roark Capital has made an offer to buy Buffalo Wild Wings - CNBC

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 15:45

CNBC

Roark Capital has made an offer to buy Buffalo Wild Wings
CNBC
Roark Capital has made an offer to buy Buffalo Wild Wings, a source familiar with the matter told CNBC. Roark made an offer of more than $150 per share, the person told CNBC. Shares surged 28 percent after The Wall Street Journal initially reported the ...
Buffalo Wild Wings explodes 28% on report that it has received a takeover offerBusiness Insider
Buffalo Wild Wings Is Said to Get Offer From Roark CapitalBloomberg
Roark Capital Makes Offer to Buy Buffalo Wild WingsWall Street Journal
Nasdaq -Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal -Financial Times
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Tesla, SpaceX Director Jurvetson on Leave After Misconduct Claims - Bloomberg

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 15:08

Bloomberg

Tesla, SpaceX Director Jurvetson on Leave After Misconduct Claims
Bloomberg
Steve Jurvetson resigned from his venture capital firm DFJ and took a leave of absence from the boards of Tesla Inc. and Space Exploration Technologies Corp. after claims of misconduct against him. He denied the allegations. Jurvetson, who's known for ...
Venture capitalist Steve Jurvetson is out at DFJAxios

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Best Black Friday TV Deals for 2017 - ConsumerReports.org

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 14:55

Business Recorder

Best Black Friday TV Deals for 2017
ConsumerReports.org
If you've always shopped on Black Friday, you may have noticed that it takes more work these days to find the best deals, especially on TVs. Online shopping means it's no longer enough to sort through the Black Friday circulars of a few local retailers ...
How to save money and your sanity this holiday shopping seasonDetroit Free Press
Ebay is undercutting its competitors' Black Friday prices before the holidayBusiness Insider
Win Black Friday with these shopping hacksWCPO
Business Wire (press release) -Fortune -The Verge -Montreal Gazette
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Venture capitalist Steve Jurvetson is out at DFJ - Axios

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 14:47

Axios

Venture capitalist Steve Jurvetson is out at DFJ
Axios
Steve Jurvetson, a venture capital investor and Tesla and SpaceX board member, is leaving his VC firm DFJ amid an investigation over allegations of sexual harassment, as Recode first reported and DFJ confirmed to Axios. Why it matters: Jurvetson's ...

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LIVE: Gov. Edwards makes economic development announcement in New Orleans - KATC Lafayette News

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 14:28

KATC Lafayette News

LIVE: Gov. Edwards makes economic development announcement in New Orleans
KATC Lafayette News
On Monday, Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards will announce a "significant" economic development announcement in New Orleans. According to a release Sunday, the Governor's Office says the announcement will be one of the most significant ...
Global tech company's expansion in New Orleans to bring about 2000 jobs; here's how state landed dealThe Advocate
Report: Tech company's expansion could bring 2000 jobs to New OrleansWWL
BREAKING: Gov. Edwards to announce 2000 jobs in NOLAMonroe News Star

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Trump's administration is right to block the AT&T and Time Warner merger - Washington Post

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 14:28

Washington Post

Trump's administration is right to block the AT&T and Time Warner merger
Washington Post
In October 2016, the announcement that AT&T wanted to buy Time Warner helped bring some unity to a deeply divisive presidential race. The $85 billion deal aimed to combine the biggest telecom company in the country with some of the nation's top news ...

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Missouri launches investigation into Google's handling of consumer data - Washington Post

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 13:07

Washington Post

Missouri launches investigation into Google's handling of consumer data
Washington Post
Missouri's attorney general said Monday that he has launched an investigation into whether Google has mishandled private customer data and manipulated its search results to favor its own products and stifle competitors. The probe comes after European ...
Google Is Being Investigated By Missouri Attorney GeneralFortune
Missouri AG Announces Antitrust Investigation Into GoogleBloomberg
Google faces antitrust investigation in MissouriReuters
CNET -Search Engine Land -ZDNet -CNBC
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Radhika Jones Is Named New Editor in Chief of Vanity Fair - Adweek

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 12:38

Adweek

Radhika Jones Is Named New Editor in Chief of Vanity Fair
Adweek
Radhika Jones has been named the new editor in chief of Vanity Fair. This makes Jones the fifth person to hold the position since the magazine's revival in 1983. She will take over on Dec. 11. Jones was most recently the editorial director of books for ...
Radhika Jones Tapped To Be New Editor-In-Chief Of 'Vanity Fair'NPR
Radhika Jones succeeds Graydon Carter as Vanity Fair's editor in chiefLos Angeles Times
New York Times books editor to head Vanity FairCNNMoney
The Guardian -Hollywood Reporter -Fashionista (blog) -Vulture
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Chipotle Says There's No Link to 'Supergirl' Actor's Illness - Bloomberg

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 08:58

Bloomberg

Chipotle Says There's No Link to 'Supergirl' Actor's Illness
Bloomberg
Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. said there's no connection between the company and an illness suffered by “Supergirl” actor Jeremy Jordan, who blamed the burrito chain for making him severely sick. “There is not a link and there are no other reports of ...
Chipotle shares tank after actor Jeremy Jordan said he 'almost died' after eating at the chainCNBC
Chipotle's stock hit after Jeremy Jordan says he got violently sickNew York Post
Chipotle Responds to Allegations Their Food Nearly Killed Supergirl Star Jeremy JordanJezebel
Barron's
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AB InBev replaces North America chief to stem sales slide - Reuters

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 08:41

Reuters

AB InBev replaces North America chief to stem sales slide
Reuters
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The world's biggest brewer, Anheuser-Busch InBev (ABI.BR), is replacing the head of its North America business to stem a slide in sales in its largest market. The logo of Anheuser-Busch InBev is pictured outside the brewer's ...
AB InBev Switches US Boss as It Struggles With Sales SlumpWall Street Journal
Anheuser-Busch names new leadership in North AmericaSTLtoday.com
New US boss at Anheuser-Busch InBevSeeking Alpha
Week Herald -StockNewsTimes
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Chipotle Says There's No Link to 'Supergirl' Actor's Illness - Bloomberg

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 08:35

Bloomberg

Chipotle Says There's No Link to 'Supergirl' Actor's Illness
Bloomberg
Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. said there's no connection between the company and an illness suffered by “Supergirl” actor Jeremy Jordan, who blamed the burrito chain for making him severely sick. “There is not a link and there are no other reports of ...

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Data Sheet—Alibaba's Vast and Growing Reach - Fortune

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 08:29

Fortune

Data Sheet—Alibaba's Vast and Growing Reach
Fortune
On the very day the U.S. honored military veterans who have made America great for more than two centuries, China celebrated a shopping orgy that makes Best Buy shoppers on Black Fridays look like consumerist pikers. I refer, of course, to Singles' Day ...
China's JD.com sees stock jump after swing to third-quarter profitCNBC
JD.com Claims $19 Bln In Sales On Singles' DayNasdaq
What's Behind Alibaba's $25 Billion in Sales on Singles' Day?The Diplomat
RTE.ie -Times of India -TheStreet.com -The Indian Express
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China's supercomputers race past US to world dominance - CNET

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 08:00

CNET

China's supercomputers race past US to world dominance
CNET
For years, China has claimed the top spot on a list of the 500 fastest supercomputers. Now it dominates the overall list, too, pushing the United States into second place. For the first time, China has the most systems on the Top500 list, 202, up from ...
China dominates top supercomputers listBBC News
Flipping the Flops and Reading the Top500 Tea LeavesHPCwire (blog)
China has overtaken the US in the race for supercomputer dominanceMashable
Economic Times -Xinhua -EE Times -TOP500 News
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Brookfield Property Partners Proposes To Buy GGP For $23.00/shr - Nasdaq

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 07:39

Nasdaq

Brookfield Property Partners Proposes To Buy GGP For $23.00/shr
Nasdaq
(RTTNews.com) - Brookfield Property Partners L.P. (BPY_UN.TO, BPY ) said that it made a non-binding proposal to acquire all the outstanding shares of common stock of GGP Inc. (GGP), other than those shares currently held by BPY and its affiliates ...
Brookfield Bids $14.8 Billion for Rest of Mall Landlord GGPBloomberg
Brookfield Property Confirms $14.8 Billion Offer To Buy Remainder of GGPWall Street Journal
Brookfield offers to buy GGP stake for more than $14BChicago Tribune
STLtoday.com -Business Wire (press release) -Markets Insider -570 News
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Lyft's first market outside the US will be Canada with a December launch in Toronto - TechCrunch

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 07:20

CBC.ca

Lyft's first market outside the US will be Canada with a December launch in Toronto
TechCrunch
Lyft is growing beyond its home market of the U.S., with a launch planned next month in Toronto, the largest city in Canada. Residents in the greater Toronto area (and nearby Hamilton will be able to hail vehicles from five of its service options ...
Lyft to Begin Operations in Toronto, Its First Market Outside the USNew York Times
Lyft's first international city will be Toronto, CanadaRecode
Lyft Rolls Into Toronto in First Move Outside the USBloomberg
Los Angeles Times -CNBC -Reuters -CBC.ca
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Floating Cities, No Longer Science Fiction, Begin to Take Shape - New York Times

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 06:46

New York Times

Floating Cities, No Longer Science Fiction, Begin to Take Shape
New York Times
A rendering of the Floating Island Project in French Polynesia. Blue Frontiers will build and operate the islands, with the goal of building about a dozen by 2020, including homes, hotels, offices and restaurants, at a cost of about $60 million. Credit ...

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Bitcoin Halts Decline That Wiped $38 Billion From Market Value - Bloomberg

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 06:46

Bloomberg

Bitcoin Halts Decline That Wiped $38 Billion From Market Value
Bloomberg
CBA Europe's Peter Kinsella and Bloomberg's Ed Robinson examine the issues behind the sudden decline in bitcoin. Bitcoin halted a two-day slump as speculators saw a 29 percent plunge from its record high as possibly an excessive response to a ...
Bitcoin briefly drops 15% in rocky weekend amid controversy over digital currency's futureCNBC
Bitcoin rival doubles in price in four days as Bitcoin price slumpsArs Technica
Counting Costs of Bitcoin's Big Three Drops of 2017Cointelegraph (Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency and Blockchain News)
Business Insider -Inside Bitcoins -DailyFX -CoinDesk
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GE slashes quarterly dividend ahead of expected restructuring - Reuters

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 05:57

Reuters

GE slashes quarterly dividend ahead of expected restructuring
Reuters
(Reuters) - General Electric Co (GE.N) said on Monday it would chop its quarterly dividend in half, as part of an overhaul of the company that new Chief Executive John Flannery is due to roll out later in the day. FILE PHOTO: The ticker and logo for ...
GE's New CEO to Focus on Power, Aviation, HealthBloomberg
General Electric slashes dividend by 50% as new CEO tries to turnaround 125-year-old conglomerateCNBC
GE to Save About $4 Billion With Second Dividend Cut in a DecadeTheStreet.com
Wall Street Journal -Fox Business -ABC News -Fortune
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These are the Three Divisions GE's New CEO Will Focus On - Fortune

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 04:30

Fortune

These are the Three Divisions GE's New CEO Will Focus On
Fortune
General Electric Co's (ge, +2.45%) new Chief Executive John Flannery will reveal a plan for the company on Monday, focusing on three of its biggest divisions: aviation, power and healthcare. The Wall Street Journal reported that the while the new road ...
GE's New Chief Sets Focus on Three Key UnitsWall Street Journal
General Electric to slice up its empireDeutsche Welle
GE to focus on three key units, exit most other operations: WSJTODAYonline

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