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Berkshire bought 18.6 million shares of Store Capital Corp . for $20.25 per share in a private placement sale. So, most stocks that are involved with brick-and-mortar retail have fallen as well, and REITs that own retail real estate have not been spared.
  • Scalise on the mend, now in 'serious' condition

    Scalise on the mend, now in 'serious' condition

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    A former congressman who formerly held the seat now held by Scalise says his condition is serious. Now, doctors are "encouraged in the improvement in his condition in the last 36 hours", Sava said. Scalise was fielding ground balls at second base when he was shot at a practice for the annual Republicans-Democrats baseball game. Rep. Steve King, R-Iowa, said in a brief interview that Democrats would be reminded of "positions they've taken in the past that are not consistent with their voice ...
  • No boost for sterling from high United Kingdom inflation numbers

    No boost for sterling from high United Kingdom inflation numbers

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    Consumer inflation has been running above the central bank's 2 percent target for the last three months and is now at 2.7 percent year-on-year. British workers' earnings after inflation are shrinking at the fastest pace since 2014, underscoring the economic challenge facing a weakened Prime Minister Theresa May as the squeeze on consumers tightens faster than expected, data showed.
  • Court approves Marsh deals to sell 26 grocery stores

    Court approves Marsh deals to sell 26 grocery stores

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    Two Ohio-based firms offered to buy more than half of the remaining Marsh grocery stores. The company was founded in 1964 and changed its name in 1995 to Fresh Encounters . According to the filing, Topvalco Inc.is a Kroger Co . entity that is set to purchase 11 Marsh locations for a total of $16 million. Marsh released the winning bidders who will take ownership of 26 Marsh properties across IN and OH, including the two IN Zionsville.
  • US Consumer Price Slumber Clouds Rate Picture

    US Consumer Price Slumber Clouds Rate Picture

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    The Australian dollar rose 1.3 percent to its highest against its USA counterpart since April 3. The Commerce Department says retail sales dropped 0.3 per cent last month, the first decline since February and the sharpest since a 1 per cent decrease in January 2016.
  • Police release photos of London attackers' fake bomb belts

    Police release photos of London attackers' fake bomb belts

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    Cole praised his colleagues in responding to the terror attack and said they showed courage. "We ran down to the yard and started getting the team back in the vans", he said. You had to bury the people you love but, hey, at least they were murdered as a sacrifice on the altar of politically correct diversity. If I charged at them, maybe I could take out one or two.
  • Timeline: How the Trump-Khan relationship grew so heated

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    In his Sunday tweet , Trump commented: "At least 7 dead and 48 wounded in terror attack and Mayor of London says there is 'no reason to be alarmed!' ". Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said Tuesday that he saw "no reason to rescind" the invitation to Trump for a state visit. With flags flying at half mast, Britain will fall silent as clocks strike 11:00am (1000 GMT) to remember the seven people killed and dozens injured in the central London attack on Saturday evening.
  • SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH issued for southwest Missouri

    SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH issued for southwest Missouri

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    The severe thunderstorm watch says atmospheric conditions are ripe for the development of unsafe thunderstorms capable of producing damaging wind gusts, damaging hail, lightning strikes and torrential rain . The storms have the potential to lay down hail as large as a lime. Less than a tenth of an inch of rain is expected throughout the Mid-Columbia from the storm system.
  • Amazon refunding $70M for charges by children

    Amazon refunding $70M for charges by children

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    Amazon has since then changed the in-app purchase interface and added more parental controls, while also giving refunds to some consumers who complained. (NASDAQ:AMZN)'s Refund Of More Than $70 Million For Purchase Unauthorized Apps appeared first on Market Exclusive. Both firms no longer call apps "free" when they are free to download but have upgrades you can buy.
  • Margaret Court can't bring herself to be inclusive

    Margaret Court can't bring herself to be inclusive

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    Mr Barr said Ms Court was free to hold and express her conservative views but said "equally, those of us who disagree are free to express our views". Stosur added: "It's been pretty fiery". "I'm not intimidated because I know who I am, I love family and I just stand up for righteousness and truth", she said.
  • Check @ gseb.org: Gujarat Board GSEB HSC Class 12 Result 2017 Declared

    Check @ gseb.org: Gujarat Board GSEB HSC Class 12 Result 2017 Declared

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    Soon after that, GSEB Result was made online on the official website of the board's i.e. www.gseb.org. The total pass percentage stood at 56.82. The GSEB conducts 2 main examinations - The Secondary School Certificate (SSC) exam for Standard 10 and the Higher Secondary (School) Certificate (HSC) exam for Standard 12 students in Gujarat.
  • Mnuchin says spending cuts forced 'hard choices' in budget

    Mnuchin says spending cuts forced 'hard choices' in budget

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    Former Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, succeeded in imposing spending cuts upon former President Barack Obama in a major debt limit battle in 2011, but Obama rejected the idea in subsequent debt deals - which cleared Congress with bipartisan support.
  • Bahrain, Egypt block Al-Jazeera websites amid Qatar dispute

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    In addition, the hacked Twitter account contained a false story in Arabic apparently from the country's foreign minister, Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani, about Qatar withdrawing its ambassadors from several nearby countries. Among the issues allegedly addressed by the Qatari ruler in the statement were the Palestinian-Israeli conflict, strategic relations with Iran, and comments about Hamas.
  • Business Agreements Strengthen Boeing, Saudi Arabia Partnership

    Business Agreements Strengthen Boeing, Saudi Arabia Partnership

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    The highest gains seen on the Lockheed Martin Corp. "These agreements will directly to His Majesty's Vision 2030 by opening the door f in the U.S.or thousands of highly skilled jobs in new economic sectors". Saudi Arabia is seeking closer defense and co mmercial ties with the United States under Trump, as it seeks to develop its e co nomy beyond oil and leads a co alition that is fighting a war in Yemen.
  • Watch Hillary Clinton Practice Ducking 'Unwanted Trump Hug' During Debate Prep

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    Apparently, James Comey is not the only one who wanted to avoid any awkward hugs with Donald Trump . Clinton thought the video was hilarious and replied to the tweet by saying that it made her laugh. Thus Comey uses his larger vantage point to maintain a handshake even as Trump moves in to create a hug. But Trump pulled him into an embrace and Comey didn't reciprocate.
  • Ford replacing CEO in push to transform business

    Ford replacing CEO in push to transform business

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    Ford also made investments in new mobility companies and announced it would have a self-driving shuttle on the road by 2021, but its efforts haven't swayed investors. He also served as interim athletic director of the University of MI from 2014-2016. Ford has churned out strong profits under Fields, reporting a record $10.4 billion in pretax earnings in 2016.
  • Experts question North Korea role in WannaCry cyberattack

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    Fewer than 10 US organizations have reported attacks to the Department of Homeland Security since Friday, a USA official told reporters on Tuesday. But in vain. He cited a major attack past year that stole the data of over 10 million users of Interpark, a Seoul-based online shopping site, in which hackers demanded bitcoin payments worth about United States dollars 3 million.
  • Target Corporation Earnings Ahead: Quick Glance

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    Now the shares of Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT ) opened at 55.04 on Thursday. The firm has a market capitalization of $30.83 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 11.877 and a beta of 0.63. The company's consensus rating is now Hold, with 3 analysts rating it a Strong Buy, and 11 analysts rating it with a Hold. Target Corp. P/E ( price to earnings) ratio is 11.98 and Forward P/E ratio of 13.63.
  • Xiaomi Mi Router 3C Launched in India at Rs 1199

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    Apart from this smartphone also sports 5-inch HD display . The Redmi 4 comes with a 5-inch display with a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels in an all metal unibody design. The Xiaomi Redmi 4 is coming to India in Gorgeous Black and Elegant Gold color variants, in case you were wondering, and we've already talked about the phone's pricing.
  • SolarCity CEO Rive leaving Tesla this summer

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    Tesla's acquisition of SolarCity is an important part of creating this future. Rive had served as head of sales and services in Tesla's energy division since a year ago. Jonas envisions operating losses continuing through 2018. Larger and well-capitalised competitors will soon be unveiling their strategies that will "directly address sustainable transport and mobility".
  • Judge orders Uber not to use technology taken from Waymo

    Judge orders Uber not to use technology taken from Waymo

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    Is Uber lying over how much influence Levandowski had in the development of its self-driving tech? The deal between Waymo and Lyft will have the two companies working together on pilot program and development of self-driving cars . Waymo's lawsuit contends that Levandowski in December 2015 downloaded more than 14,000 proprietary files from a highly confidential design server to a laptop and took the data with him to the startup.
  • Europol says cyberattack is of 'unprecedented level'

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    Several European countries, including Russian Federation, were among the worst hit in the attack. A United Kingdom report says a young cyber security researcher has been credited with helping to halt the spread of the global ransomware cyber-attack by accidentally activating a so-called "kill switch" in the malicious software.
  • Mnuchin Says U.S. Reserves Right To Be Protectionist

    Mnuchin Says U.S. Reserves Right To Be Protectionist

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    But ministers from the other G7 countries made it clear they did not share the United States secretary's view. During his presidential campaign, Trump charged that past administrations had failed to take a tough stand on enforcing trade agreements and this failure had cost millions of good-paying factory jobs and resulted in an enormous US trade deficit.
  • U.S. told by rest of G7: don't go it alone

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    Economy Minister Pier Carlo Padoan and central bank governor Ignazio Visco both replied negatively when asked at the end of a G7 meeting in Bari , Italy, whether the G7 had any suspicions on who was behind the attack. There are concerns that the economy has not reached the levels seen before the global financial crisis, and that labor productivity continues to lag.