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Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive set for Saturday

Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive set for Saturday

In that blue bag put non-perishable items like cans of food, cereal, pasta, etc. Place that bag next to your mailbox on Saturday and letter carriers will collect the food. "Usually, when we get bulk donations, they'll go to places like Loaves and Fishes, where they serve a lot of meals at once". The goal is to make significant donations of food to organizations serving people in need. Read More

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Starbucks changes bathroom policy

Starbucks changes bathroom policy

The decision follows a recent incident in Philadelphia , where two black men were arrested at a Starbucks after asking to use the bathroom. When they sat in the store without ordering anything, the manager called police, and the men were arrested for trespassing. Read More

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Consumer price index climbs 0.2% in April

Consumer price index climbs 0.2% in April

Hotel and motel rates, which had posted an outsize gain in March, rose 0.8% in April. The index rose 2.1% for the 12 months ending in April. The British pound fell 0.2 percent to $1.3523. Economists had forecast the CPI rebounding 0.3% in April and the core CPI climbing 0.2%. Here are the new June inflation indexes for all TIPS. Average weekly earnings, also taking into account inflation, fell 0.1% last month. Read More

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Royal Bank of Scotland tentatively settles US claims for $4.9B

Royal Bank of Scotland tentatively settles US claims for $4.9B

The bank past year settled a similar case with the U.S. Federal Housing Finance Agency, the conservator of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, for $5.5 billion. But McEwan stressed that the timing of selling the stake is in the government's hands. Chancellor Philip Hammond has signalled his intention to sell down the government's stake in RBS which is still around 70%. Read More

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Clinton impeachment lawyer to represent Trump

Clinton impeachment lawyer to represent Trump

But Trump concluded that he would only participate in a sit-down session if he believes 'that we're going to be treated fairly. Trump said if he thought he would be treated fairly, he would "override" the views of his attorneys. Several Republican House committee chairmen have recently negotiated deals with the Justice Department to turn over documents related to Russian Federation investigations into Trump and also the 2016 investigation into Democrat Hillary Clinton's emails. Read More

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Amazon in battle for biggest Indian rival Flipkart

Amazon in battle for biggest Indian rival Flipkart

But Flipkart presents a massive business opportunity and that seems to be driving up valuations, aided by the fact that Walmart has also been stalking the company. This news is coming when Walmart is investing a big amount in Flipkart to Buy 52% -86% share in Flipkart . A deal with Flipkart would step up the Walmart-Amazon battle for a bigger share of India's e-commerce marketthat is estimated will be worth $200 billion in a decade. Read More

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Chapter WhatsApp left his post due to Facebook

Chapter WhatsApp left his post due to Facebook

At some point, things had to come to a screeching halt. Conflicts soon arose over how WhatsApp would make money. Facebook has scrapped its 99 cents annual charge it used to dish out to all of its customers. A year ago though, Facebook got its way, somewhat. - In January 2012, a hacker published a how to, on changing the status of an arbitrary WhatsApp user, as long as the phone number was known. Read More

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Gas Prices Rise 1.8 Cents In Chattanooga

Gas Prices Rise 1.8 Cents In Chattanooga

Comparing pump prices to those this time a year ago , OH motorists are paying 47-cents more to fill-up. More pain at the pump is expected this summer, however. "The good news is, both at the global level and the US level, this is occurring at a time when growth is fairly robust", said Nariman Behravesh, chief economist at IHS Markit. Read More

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Shareholder Ctc LLC Increased Netflix INC (NFLX) Stake

Shareholder Ctc LLC Increased Netflix INC (NFLX) Stake

According to Zacks, " Netflix's shares have vastly outperformed the industry in the past year". Westpac has 0.44% invested in Netflix, Inc . "Given that the vast majority of Netflix's content (including the bulk of its "originals") is licensed; so long as that is true, Netflix's content spend is likely to grow in lock step with its revenue growth". Read More

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Retail Rivals Best Buy and Amazon Team To Sell TVs

Retail Rivals Best Buy and Amazon Team To Sell TVs

The included Voice Remote with Alexa lets you easily launch apps, search for TV shows, play music, switch inputs, control smart home devices, and more, simply by using your voice. It's unclear if Best Buy will pay a standard commission as an Amazon merchant, or whether a different deal was negotiated. The TVs can also be paired with any Echo device. Read More

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Anadarko Petroleum Corporation, (NYSE: APC), The AES Corporation, (NYSE: AES)

It has underperformed by 10.12% the S&P500. TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: "Anadarko Petroleum ( APC ) Earns Buy Rating from Piper Jaffray" was posted by Macon Daily and is the property of of Macon Daily. Mitsubishi UFJ upgraded Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: APC ) on Thursday, July 27 to "Overweight" rating. Ring Energy, Inc.by far traveled 50.83% versus a 1-year low price of $10.88. Read More

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Mega Millions Jackpot victor announced

Mega Millions Jackpot victor announced

Richard Wahl, who proceeded from MI to just take a job in a food agency market supplier, explained he probably will quit working and utilize his winnings to aid associates and his family. The winning numbers were: 11, 28, 31, 46, 59 and Mega Ball 1. He said some of the newfound fortune will go to his mother, who is now surviving on a reduced income, and also to his wife's family, who live in Mexico. Read More

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