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Enter President Trump, How He Becomes Commander-in-Chief

Enter President Trump, How He Becomes Commander-in-Chief The victories of political outsiders in New Hampshire demonstrated that voters have had it with both Democrats and Republicans. The US electorate will probably make one of them, likely Donald Trump .....»»

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Victoria’s Secret CEO Unexpectedly Resigns

Sharen Jester Turney has led the company since 2006 Victoria’s Secret CEO Sharen Jester Turney has quit unexpectedly, news that stoked investor anxiety about the prospects for L Brands’ biggest business by far. Shares were down 5% midday .....»»

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Ikea Accused of Dodging Over €1 Billion in Taxes

The report also claims that Ikea has avoided paying taxes on 84% of €14.3 billion MoreVictoria’s Secret CEO Unexpectedly ResignsAT&T Plans to Test 5G Wireless Connectivity in 2016 Ikea is once again under the microscope for corporation tax av.....»»

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Etch A Sketch Has a New Canadian Owner

Bryan-based Ohio Art Co. made the surprise move to sell Etch A Sketch and its spinoff, the Doodle Sketch, to Spin Master Corp. (BRYAN, OH) — The Ohio company that has produced or owned the Etch A Sketch for more than five decades has sold the c.....»»

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Mid-Afternoon Market Update: Moneygram Gains On Earnings Beat; Pandora Shares Slide

Toward the end of trading Friday, the Dow traded up 1.42 percent to 15,882.65 while the NASDAQ climbed 0.95 percent to 4,307.41. The S&P also rose, gaining 1.29 percent to 1,852.75. Leading and Lagging Sectors On Friday, basic materials shares surged by .....»»

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Narrow-Moat Republic Services Benefits From Robust Waste Activity and Greater Efficiency in 2015

Narrow-Moat Republic Services Benefits From Robust Waste Activity and Greater Efficiency in 2015.....»»

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Prudential"s Fourth-Quarter Results Marred by Higher Expenses; Planning To Lower Our Fair Value

Prudential"s Fourth-Quarter Results Marred by Higher Expenses; Planning To Lower Our Fair Value.....»»

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Wide-Moat L"Oreal Boasts Strong Sales and Profit Gains in 2015; Shares Fairly Valued

Wide-Moat L"Oreal Boasts Strong Sales and Profit Gains in 2015; Shares Fairly Valued.....»»

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VCA"s Fourth Quarter Is Worth Wagging Our Tails Over; We"ve Raised Our Fair Value Estimate

VCA"s Fourth Quarter Is Worth Wagging Our Tails Over; We"ve Raised Our Fair Value Estimate.....»»

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REC"s Business Faces Additional Shut-Downs in 2016 as Market Uncertainty Remains Elevated

REC"s Business Faces Additional Shut-Downs in 2016 as Market Uncertainty Remains Elevated.....»»

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Interpublic Ends 2015 Strongly; Cautious Guidance for 2016

Interpublic Ends 2015 Strongly; Cautious Guidance for 2016.....»»

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Portland General Misses Forecast on Lower Volumes, Guides In Line With Our 2016 Projections

Portland General Misses Forecast on Lower Volumes, Guides In Line With Our 2016 Projections.....»»

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L Brands Loses Victoria"s Secret CEO; Shares Undervalued

L Brands Loses Victoria"s Secret CEO; Shares Undervalued.....»»

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Lowering Berkshire Hathaway"s Fair Value Estimate to $255,000 ($170) per Class A (Class B) Share

Lowering Berkshire Hathaway"s Fair Value Estimate to $255,000 ($170) per Class A (Class B) Share.....»»

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Despite Anemic Brazil and Russia, Renault Reports Solid 2015; Maintaining EUR 77 Fair Value Estimate

Despite Anemic Brazil and Russia, Renault Reports Solid 2015; Maintaining EUR 77 Fair Value Estimate.....»»

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TSXV Biggest Percentage Gainers Mid-Afternoon: Clifton Star Resources, Eqube Gaming, Great Quest Fertilizer

The following are the biggest percentage gainers on the TSX Venture Exchange in mid afternoon trading with their price movements CLIFTON STAR RESOURCES (CFO.V), $0.3550, +0.17, +91.89% EQUBE GAMING (EQG.V), $0.25, +0.09, +56.25% GREAT QUEST FERTILIZER (GQ.....»»

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Why Activision Blizzard, Inc. Shares Plunged 13% Today

What Shares of video game maker Activision Blizzard   dropped as much as 13% in trading today after reporting worse than expected earnings. So what On a non GAAP basis,.....»»

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This Might Be Janet Yellen"s Worst Nightmare

Last month, the Federal Reserve announced that its annual stress tests on the largest U.S. banks would include a scenario of declining prices and wages in the economy, or deflation. Deflation is a scary.....»»

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Mid-Afternoon Market Update: Moneygram Gains On Earnings Beat; Pandora Shares Slide

Toward the end of trading Friday, the Dow traded up 1.42 percent to 15,882.65 while the NASDAQ climbed 0.95 percent to 4,307.41. The S&P also rose, gaining 1.29 percent to 1,852.75. Leading and Lagging Sectors.....»»

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TSXV Biggest Percentage Decliners Mid-Afternoon: Gold Jubilee Capital, Feronia, Ginsms

The following are the biggest percentage decliners on the TSX Venture Exchange in mid afternoon trading with their price movements GOLD JUBILEE CAPITAL (GJB.V), $0.12, 0.13, 52.00% FERONIA (FRN.V), $0.0950, 0.0550, 36.67% GINSMS (GOK.V), $0.25, 0.09, 26.4.....»»

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S&P index trades at new day highs

Up 1.65% at 1859.29The S&P index is up 1.65% and trades at new day highs. Yesterday, the index fell below the Jan 20 low of 1812.29 to a new year low at 1810.10. That break failed and.....»»

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5 Key Takeaways from Organovo Holdings Inc."s Investor Conference

Image Source Organovo Holdings It was a big week for Organovo Holdings . The 3D bioprinting company released its fiscal third quarter results on Monday and held a virtual investor conference.....»»

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AT&T to Initiate 5G Trial, Follows in Verizon"s Footsteps

AT&T Inc.T has revealed its plans to field test the next gen 5G technology. The company has tied up with the likes of Ericsson ERIC and Intel Corp. INTC to kick start the development process. In Sep 2015, AT&T's.....»»

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Doing Taxes Yourself Isn"t as Hard as You Think

By  Kathryn Hauer , EA, CFP Learn more about Kathryn on NerdWallet's  Ask an Advisor When I was a 21-year-old newlywed, I couldn’t bear the thought of paying someone to do our simple taxes. So I went to the library, got the forms and did them m.....»»

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What Should You Do In The Next Bear Market Rally?

By Gary Gordon Bull markets have corrections. Specifically, long term uptrends often hit roadblocks where stock assets may pull back by 10%, 14%, even 19%. Those who may have been holding some cash typically benefit from buying into weakness.....»»

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Morgan Stanley to Pay $3.2B for Ending Mortgage Probe

Morgan StanleyMS has joined the league of other major Wall Street banks with its decision to end its pre crisis period mortgage probe. The company agreed to pay $3.2 billion to the federal and state regulators for resolving claims.....»»

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Noteworthy Friday Option Activity: DISH, CPN, ICPT

Looking at options trading activity among components of the Russell 3000 index, there is noteworthy activity today in Dish Network Corp (Symbol DISH), where a total volume of 18,306 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume.....»»

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Notable Friday Option Activity: ENS, CREE, AMBA

Among the underlying components of the Russell 3000 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Enersys (Symbol ENS), where a total of 1,141 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 114,100 underlying shares. That amounts to a.....»»

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Why Intercept Pharmaceuticals Inc is Skyrocketing Today

What Shares of Intercept Pharmaceuticals , a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on treating diseases of the liver and intestines, jumped more than 27% as of 2 45 p.m. EST Friday after.....»»

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Financial Sector Update for 02/12/2016: OZM,MGI,LPLA

Top Financial Stocks JPM +8.16% BAC +7.12% WFC +4.56% C +7.05% USB +4.14% Financial stocks were broadly higher today in late Friday trading, with the NYSE Financial Sector Index climbing almost 3.6% and the S&P Financial 100 Index adding.....»»

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How to build killer mobile app user loyalty (webinar)

VB WEBINAR: Our power panel of mobile marketers share secrets from the front-lines about turning casual users into die-hard customers who stay engaged and purchase again and again. Not to be missed! Register here for free. Every business on the planet wan.....»»

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Inside Amazon’s decision to make a video game engine

Amazon launched its Lumberyard video game engine this week, showing its intentions to become a much bigger platform company in the games business. To date, Amazon has shown it wants to compete against the likes of Apple and Google with its own game app s.....»»

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This app turns your Android phone into an earthquake sensor

This app turns your Android phone into an earthquake sensor.....»»

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Facebook India head steps down in wake of ‘Free Basics’ debacle

In what continues to be a horrible week for Facebook in India, the social networking giant’s longstanding India head, Kirthiga Reddy, has stepped down from her post. She will be moving back to the US after a long, six-year stint at that position. Announ.....»»

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Slack now has 2.3 million daily active users, 675,000 paid seats, and 280 apps in its directory

Team communication app Slack is 2 years old today. And the app has picked up some seriously impressive growth in that time period: It now has 2.3 million daily active users, up from 2 million two months ago. Slack currently has 675,000 paid seats, up from.....»»

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Pikachu zaps Schwarzenegger: Pokémon’s Super Bowl ad beat Mobile Strike’s

If you ever see Arnold Schwarzenegger fighting a yellow electric rat, you shouldn’t put your money on the Governator. When it comes to games, only Pokémon and military strategy game Mobile Strike (for iOS and Android) had advertisements during last.....»»

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“Modest Recession” Already Priced Into Bank Stocks: Morgan Stanley

Modest Recession? No problem! Economists are busily trying to reassure investors that a recession isn’t going to happen any time soon, but so far they haven’t done much to stop the bleeding as some parts of the U.S. economy may […] The p.....»»

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Google Races Tesla Motors Inc, Apple Inc. In Hiring Spree For Cars

Google parent company Alphabet seems to be accelerating hiring for its car project. The company has posted a total of 36 jobs pertaining to manufacturing with special expertise in several areas relating to autonomous or self-driving cars. Google seeks aut.....»»

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Insider Buying & S&P Intrinsic Value

Insider Buying & S&P Intrinsic Value The $SPY is ~90 pts below intrinsic value…. “Davidson” submits: Corporate insiders in general have a better sense of when their share prices are undervalued  relative to future business prospects. The chart at o.....»»

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Kanye Answers Shkreli Offer With A Subtle “No” As Question Raised About Pharma Bro’s Net Worth, Back Taxes

Martin Shkreli, at times, seems like a lost soul just looking for some love and attention. At other times he appears like a calculating shark perhaps knowing that his over the top behavior is so over the top at attracting […] The post Kanye Answers .....»»

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Steben Noncorrelated Approach Looks At Volatility As Opportunity

Odd moons are aligning as “For the first time since 1987, we have seen an interest rate hike in the US coincide with negative S&P 500 earnings growth,” a recent investor letter from Steben & Company noted. As the Gaithersburg, […] The post Stebe.....»»

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The World Is Turning Japanese [Chart]

The World Is Turning Japanese [Chart] Nearly a year ago, Bank of Japan governor Haruhiko Kuroda described the unlikely inspiration behind Japan’s unprecedented monetary stimulus: Peter Pan. I trust that many of you are familiar with the story of Peter [.....»»

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The Moneyball Of Quality Investing

The Moneyball Of Quality Investing by Vitali Kalesnik & Engin Kose, Research Affiliates Factor investing has rightfully gained adherents among investors seeking superior risk-adjusted returns. Our research reveals that quality is not a factor that reliabl.....»»

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NASA Opens Mars Travel Agency?

No, NASA is not opening an inter-planetary space travel agency, but while interest in space is at a level unseen since the race to the moon NASA is looking to build on this excitement. NASA becoming a PR firm “The […] The post NASA Opens Mars .....»»

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Charlie Munger 2016 Daily Journal Meeting – Full Set Of Notes – Take #2

Charlie Munger 2016 Daily Journal Meeting – Full Set Of Notes – Take #2.....»»

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Jones Act – This Crazy 100-Year-Old Law Makes Almost Everything More Expensive

Jones Act – This Crazy 100-Year-Old Law Makes Almost Everything More Expensive It’s time to repeal the absurd, costly “Jones Act” The 2016 presidential campaign so far has featured almost no discussion of downsizing the federal gov.....»»

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Apple Inc. Faces Class-Action Lawsuit Over Error 53

Today, a Seattle-based law firm followed through on its promise to bring a class action lawsuit against apple for “Error 53” which effectively bricks iPhones during iOS updates if third-party companies replaced the iPhone’s home button. .....»»

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The Most Americans Ever Renounced US Citizenship In 2015

The Most Americans Ever Renounced US Citizenship In 2015 And taxes are to blame Last year, 4,279 individuals renounced their US citizenship or terminated their long-term U.S. residency, according to the Treasury Department. This figure is up by 25.3 perce.....»»

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Type 1 Diabetes Discovery Made By Research Team

A research team from the University of Colorado believes that it’s made a major breakthrough in identifying the cause of Type 1 diabetes and their work was featured recently in the journal Science. Type 1 Diabetes cause identified? After a […].....»»

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31 Presidents" Day sales you need to know about this weekend

President's Day is no Black Friday, but you can still find great deals if you take advantage of the holiday weekend’s special markdowns on sites like Amazon, Best Buy, and Bloomingdale’s. Below, we've assembled a cheat sheet of more than 30 sa.....»»

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Apple"s reportedly doing an original scripted TV show with Dr. Dre, and it"ll have "no shortage of violence and sex" (AAPL)

Kevin Winter/GettyApple has bankrolled a scripted TV series starring Dr. Dre, according to a story by The Hollywood Reporter on Friday. The show is called "Vital Signs" and will star Beats cofounder Dr. Dre. Six 30-minute episodes have reportedly bee.....»»

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Here"s what LinkedIn"s CEO said to motivate employees after his company"s stock was slashed by 40% (LNKD)

Chip Somodevilla/GettyWhen LinkedIn's stock nose-dived last week after earnings, even its CFO admitted that he was "pretty surprised" by its skid. The social network for professionals lost more than 40% of its value in one day, slicing $10 billion of.....»»

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Eddy Cue: Apple Music has 11 million paid subscribers (AAPL)

Getty ImagesApple services boss Eddy Cue said that Apple Music has 11 million paid subscribers during a podcast with Daring Fireball's John Gruber published on Friday.  "I think we're going to see more and more customers," Cue said. "We just passed o.....»»

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Immigrants arrested in US raids say they were misled by authorities on their right to a lawyer

Carlos Barria/ReutersU.S. immigration authorities violated their own rules by telling some of the 121 Central American women and children they arrested in raids last month that they had no legal recourse to dispute their deportations, according to several.....»»

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Breathtaking images of F-22 Raptors refueling over Nevada

US Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Burt Traynor The images in this post show two F-22 Raptors assigned to the 95th Fighter Squadron, from Tyndall Air Force Base, Florida, refueling from a KC-135 Stratotanker over the Nevada Test and Training Range (NTTR) o.....»»

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Iranian foreign minister: "Iran and Saudi Arabia can have shared interests in Syria"

Thomson ReutersMUNICH (Reuters) - Iran and Saudi Arabia must overcome strained relations and work for stability in Syria and the Middle East, Iran's foreign minister said on Friday, a day after Syrian peace talks brought the rivals to the same table for t.....»»

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Here"s how popular Netflix"s "Making a Murderer" really was according to a research company

Netflix"Making a Murderer" has dominated conversations and headlines for nearly three months now, but a new ratings report proves that you don't need to have a ton of viewers to start building that hype. For "Making a Murderer," Netflix's docuse.....»»

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Beautiful photos of German Air Force Tornados in a refueling exercise

Filip Modrzejewski/Foto Poork Joint Warrior is a twice-yearly UK-led multinational exercise, involving warships, aircraft, marines and troops. Last year, Foto Poork‘s photographer Filip Modrzejewski had the opportunity to take part in an aerial refu.....»»

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John Paulson has a big new bet

http://pictures.reuters.com/C.aspx?VP3=SearchResult&VBID=2C0BXZ0ITY7DC&SMLS=1&RW=1622&RH=896#/SearchResult&VBID=2C0BXZ0IT34WL&SMLS=1&RW=1622&RH=896&POPUPPN=59&POPUPIID=2C0408TSMF2K3Billionaire hedge fund manager John Paulson is raising money for a new pri.....»»

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A former banker reveals 4 sneaky ways banks trick you into paying more

Getty Images / Justin Sullivan When you work in banking for nearly 15 years, the way MagnifyMoney co-founder Nick Clements did, you come away with what can only be described as an insider's knowledge of the ins and outs of the business. Clements certainly.....»»

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Here"s a picture of the first meeting between the pope and Russian Orthodox leader in 1,000 years

AFPPope Francis, the leader of the Roman Catholic Church, met with Patriarch Kirill, the leader of the Russian Orthodox Church, in Havana, Cuba, on Friday. Their meeting was the first between the leaders of their respective churches, the two biggest denom.....»»

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17 perfect last-minute Valentine"s Day gifts for stylish guys

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase. These last couple of days leading up to February 14 — particularly if you have some.....»»

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The next iPhone and iPad go on sale March 18th — but you won"t be able to pre-order them (AAPL)

Nicole Kasper/Flickr (CC)According to 9to5 Mac the new iPhone 5SE and iPad Air 3 will be released simultaneously on March 18th, three days after Apple unveils them. This is unlike Apple's usual strategy, which is to put 10 days between a pr.....»»

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Kanye West shocked everyone with his video game teaser at Fashion Week

In an ode to all of Kanye West's most recent accomplishments, the rapper-turned-fashion designer held a big event at Madison Square Garden during New York Fashion Week to celebrate his newest fashion collection and his latest album, which after multiple n.....»»

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This CEO spent 6 months lying to her family about having a job — and it was the best thing she could have done

YouTube/EntrepreneursTribeFinding the right job can be difficult when you’re younger. Family expectations, choosing the right degree, and that first step into adulthood are all added pressures. It’s journey Showpo founder Jane Lu knows all too.....»»

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Europe just placed Greece at the center of its refugee crisis (EUR, GREK)

Michael Sohn/AP ImagesEurope just gave Greece a big ultimatum. On Friday, EU member states told Greece that it has three months to remedy the "deficiencies" in controlling the influx of migrants, or else "effectively face suspension from the Schengen.....»»

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8 rookie investing mistakes to avoid

shutterstock Invest for the long haul. If you're like most investors, you'd probably rather spend your free time with family, friends, watching football, shopping or taking the kids to the park. The financial markets are complex, and there is a lot of inf.....»»

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The 25 highest-paid NBA players of all time

Getty ImagesThe NBA may still be behind the NFL and Major League Baseball in terms of generating money, but thanks to rising TV revenue and smaller rosters, an NBA career can be lucrative. This is especially true for the athletes who played a large c.....»»

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The lead singer of OK Go explains what it"s like to shoot a music video in zero gravity

ivan rebroff/YouTube screenshot The band OK Go is known for pulling off some impressive feats in their music videos. Their first big hit came in 2009 with the music video for "Here It Goes Again." In that video, they ran on treadmills while belting out th.....»»

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We spent a night out on the town with Tablelist, the app that can get you into your city"s hottest clubs

Raisa BrunerHave you ever wondered how to get in to the hottest nightclubs? Outside, you see long lines of lithe young partiers. Inside, you know hip revelers are guzzling magnum-sized bottles of Dom Perignon and dancing the night away. But that pesk.....»»

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A California man used investor money to pay off his gambling debts

AP/Keith SrakocicFA Insights is a daily newsletter from Business Insider that delivers the top news and commentary for financial advisors. Unregistered broker used client money to pay gambling debts (Financial Advisor) Gregory Ruehle, an unregistered brok.....»»

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The "Airbnb of events" lets you rent out swanky apartments, vacant churches, and hip garages

SplacerA vacant church isn't just a church anymore. Thanks to Splacer, a new startup that promises to do for events what Airbnb did for overnight stays, an otherwise unusable place of worship — like the one Splacer user Kaitlyn C. rents for $575 an .....»»

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Here is what happens next in Silicon Valley, according to Goldman Sachs President Gary Cohn

REUTERS/Ruben SprichGiant tech companies are going to go after "unbelievable acquisition opportunities," according to Goldman Sachs' president, Gary Cohn. In a recent Q&A with The Information's Jessica Lessin, Cohn said that "anything .....»»

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Crude oil just had its biggest day in 7 years (USO, WTI, OIL, VDE)

Crude oil just had its biggest day in seven years. On Friday, West Texas Intermediate crude futures in New York surged 12% to $29.44 per barrel, its biggest intraday percentage gain since February 2009. On Thursday, WTI fell to a 12-year low of $26.21. Pr.....»»

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TRUMP: "I have standing to sue" Ted Cruz

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Iraq is mobilizing troops to retake ISIS"s largest city

Thomson ReutersBAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraq's military said on Friday it was mobilizing troops to prepare for an offensive the government has pledged to launch this year to retake the northern city of Mosul from Islamic State. Hundreds of forces from the army.....»»

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For $112,000 per week, you can charter this floating fortress of a superyacht

Tortoise, a 115-foot, eco-friendly superyacht built in 2015 by Arcadia Yachts, is essentially a fiberglass floating fortress—and it is currently available for charter in the Mediterranean. For about $112,000 per week, plus expenses, guests can escap.....»»

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Kickstarter founder: "I"m not some rich dude with a Tesla"

KickstarterIt might seem like becoming a tech entrepreneur is an expedient path to wealth. Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg, Snapchat's Evan Spiegel, Oracle's Larry Ellison, and Amazon's Jeff Bezos became billionaires through the companies they founded. So.....»»

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How the role of the CFO is changing rapidly

Peter Macdiarmid/Getty ImagesI went to two CFO events last fall: a panel for hyper-growth companies in Silicon Valley and a breakfast in Dallas for Fortune 500 CFOs. Each event had a different theme, but the conversation at both ended up being the same: h.....»»

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Pope Francis and Russian Orthodox Church leader hold historic meeting in Cuba

ReutersPope Francis arrived in Havana on Friday to meet the head of the Russian Orthodox Church nearly 1,000 years after Eastern Orthodoxy split with Rome, marking the first encounter in history between a Roman Catholic pope and a Russian Orthodox patriar.....»»

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This surprising combination of personality traits made Ralph Lauren a "superboss"

Mike Coppola/GettyPerhaps you've worked for a micromanager, the kind who screen-peeps from two seats away as you're typing out a memo. Or maybe you've worked for an extreme delegator, someone who seems content to let you make the calls on super-impor.....»»

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A food scientist explains how to make the crispiest fried chicken in the world

Flickr Creative CommonsIf you've ever made fried chicken, you know how hard it can be to replicate the satisfying, crunchy crust perfected by KFC or Popeyes Chicken. But, according to a food scientist, one surprising ingredient could do the trick &md.....»»

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4 misconceptions about getting a job after college

Steven Senne/AP ImagesDialogues with college seniors in the midst of trying to figure out "what comes next" often reveal a disconnect between student life and launching a successful career. It's easy to empathize with the cry, "I can get an A in my senior.....»»

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The coolest thing I found at NASA"s famous robot lab was in the parking lot

NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) is known for building awesome Mars-exploring robots and spacecraft that sends back data from billions of miles away, but you don't necessarily need to go inside the restricted labs to see something cool. You can just.....»»

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Here are the best tech deals heading into Presidents" Day weekend

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase. It’s Presidents’ Day weekend, which means it’s once again time for the n.....»»

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"Deadpool" brilliantly uses 2 actors and special effects to Frankenstein this X-Men character to life

20th Century Fox"Deadpool" is out in theaters this weekend. While Ryan Reynold's self-aware, often inappropriate antihero is definitely the star of the film, there are a few other X-Men characters who steal the spotlight. One of those characters.....»»

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Here"s a simple way to vastly improve your photos

Photography is hard. And all the advice out there can get confusing. But here's one thing you can do today to step up your photo game: Pay attention to your background. It's counter-intuitive. The most important part of an image is the subj.....»»

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OIL EXPLODES, DOW GAINS 300: Here"s what you need to know

REUTERS/Jeff Zelevansky It was another nutty day in the markets, with the price of oil rising by the most since February 2009 and stocks rocketing higher to finish a volatile week. First, the scoreboard: Dow: 15,967, +307, (+2%) S&P 500: 1,864, +35, (+1......»»

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US officials think ISIS will attack America this year

ReutersAt the annual worldwide threats hearing in the Senate this week, top US intelligence officials talked about the possibility of ISIS infiltrating America and mounting an attack in 2016. Lt. Gen. Vincent Stewart, director of the Defense Intelligence .....»»

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Setting your iPhone to this date will kill your device

Apple has yet to comment on a bug that completely kills most Apple devices. The iOS bug affects iPhones, iPads, and iPod touches with 64-bit processors running iOS 8 or iOS 9. Produced by Emmanuel Ocbazghi Follow BI Video: On Twitter.....»»

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The reviews of Ben Stiller"s "Zoolander 2" are absolutely brutal

ParamountWith only a 22% rating on Rotten Tomatoes, "Zoolander 2" isn't coming out of the gates with a lot of love. The original, released 15 years ago and starring Ben Stiller and Owen Wilson as dimwitted male models who team up to foil the ass.....»»

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The Pentagon considers these North Korean mobile ballistic missiles a top threat

ReutersThe Pentagon outlined in a report to congress today that North Korea's mobile intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs) are a top threat to the nation, Bloomberg Business reports.  According to the Pentagon report, Pyongyang has already deve.....»»

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More than 70,000 teachers in the US are bringing climate change denial into the classroom

Getty Images/Peter MacdiarmidMore than 70,000 US middle school and high school teachers are teaching their students that climate change is not a result of humans, a survey found. The first US nationwide investigation into how children are taught about cli.....»»

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‘El Chapo’ Guzmán is willing to testify on behalf of Kate del Castillo

Univision Investiga Jailed Sinaloa cartel kingpin Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán would be willing to testify on behalf of Mexican actress Kate del Castillo, according to comments from one of his lawyers, reported by EFE. “I.....»»

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Here’s why "El Chapo" Guzmán may not face trial in the US anytime soon

REUTERS/Edgard Garrido Sinaloa cartel boss Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán, recaptured in January after a brazen escape last summer and six months on the run, is very likely to be extradited to the US. What is less clear, however, is h.....»»

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George Clooney nailed America"s problem with hateful political speech

While promoting "Hail, Caesar!" at the Berlin Film Festival, George Clooney discussed the hate speech seen in America's current election cycle.  Story by Ian Phillips, editing by Adam Banicki. Follow INSIDER on Facebook Follow INSIDER on Yo.....»»

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This brilliant color-changing toilet light solves a lot of nighttime problems

The IllumiBowl Toilet Night-Light is a color-changing night-light for your toilet bowl. This means no more getting blinded by bathroom lights, bumping into things in the dark, or midnight misses. Story and editing by Chelsea Pineda. Follow INSIDER on.....»»

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"Mechanical doping," the biggest scandal to rock pro cycling since Lance Armstrong, is very real — here"s what we know so far

"Mechanical doping," the biggest scandal to rock pro cycling since Lance Armstrong, is very real — here"s what we know so far.....»»

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Here"s how to master questions on the new version of the SAT

Business Insider asked Gary Gruber, a theoretical physicist and educator and founder of Gruber Prep, to show us what the new SAT questions would look like. Then we had him show us how to nail them. (That quiz is here.) Here, Grube.....»»

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Instant Analysis: Amazon.com Acquires NICE

The tech titan scoops up a small Italy-based software company to beef up Amazon Web Services even further......»»

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