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Now, the company says, that process will be rolled out worldwide - and also extended from covering exclusively political ads to the fuzzier category of "issue" advertising. "We thought that the data had been deleted", Sandberg said. — INDIA: India's government has sent a notice to Facebook asking whether the personal data of Indian users has been compromised.
  • Grubman Wealth Management Invests $201000 in ExxonMobil (XOM) Stock

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    About 5.41M shares traded. Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. It is down 0.00% since April 6, 2017 and is. It has underperformed by 26.49% the S&P500. Exchange Capital Management Inc decreased its stake in Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM ) by 67.87% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC.
  • Facebook Removed Zuckerberg's Messages From Users' Inboxes to 'Protect' Him

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    In the open letter, the organizations pointed to two messages shared widely on Facebook Messenger that were clearly created to inflame racial tensions - one aimed at Buddhists, which used the racist term "kalar" to say Muslims were planning to launch a "jihad", and another that warned Muslims to prepare for an "anti-kalar movement" led by "extremist nationalists".
  • Indian police question ex-cenbank deputy in PNB bank fraud case

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    However, the source said: "The Central Bureau of Investigation wanted to understand the background of the 80:20 scheme, why it was relaxed and on what basis trading houses were chosen to import gold ". "He was asked on the circular pertaining to the 80:20 issued on May 21, 2014", said a senior official. The permission to import the next lot was to be given upon the fulfilment of the export obligation.
  • Wondrous Stock: Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)

    Wondrous Stock: Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)

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    Jackson Wealth Management Llc who had been investing in Apple Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $857.71 billion market cap company. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. now owns 130,191,960 shares of the iPhone maker's stock valued at $18,750,246,000 after buying an additional 834,854 shares during the period.
  • Major Concerns as US Jobs Report Released

    Major Concerns as US Jobs Report Released

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    Employment in health care continued to trend up in March (+22,000), with a gain of 16,000 new jobs in ambulatory health care services. Job growth slowed down sharply in March, but unemployment remained at its lowest level in over a decade.
  • Trump deploying troops to border where crossings are at historic lows

    Trump deploying troops to border where crossings are at historic lows

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    The administration complains that because of anti-trafficking laws and court rulings, they are required to spend resources caring for these vulnerable populations differently and must release them from detention centers quickly, after which they live in the USA awaiting a court date that can be years in the future.
  • Top executive says Facebook depends on user data

    Top executive says Facebook depends on user data

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    Zuckerberg said Wednesday the company is shutting down a feature that allows people to search for Facebook users by phone number or email address after it acknowledged that most of its 2.2 billion members have probably had their personal data scraped by "malicious actors".
  • Try Dunkin' Donuts cold brew coffee for free Friday

    Try Dunkin' Donuts cold brew coffee for free Friday

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    In addition to donut fries, it features Munchkins dippers, gluten-free fudge-free brownies, pretzel bites with honey mustard dipping sauce, warm chocolate chip cookies, waffle breaded chicken tenders, and ham-and-cheese rollups. Dunkin' says the 12 hour steeping process gives the drink a sweet flavor that's reminiscent of dark chocolate. For an extra sweet Dunkin' run, pair Cold Brew with our new, limited edition Caramel Chocoholic Donut .
  • Stocks drop again as United States and China trade dispute escalates

    Stocks drop again as United States and China trade dispute escalates

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    Singapore's share index rose, while those in Indonesia, the Philippines and India fell. Most Asian indexes closed before China announced its tariff plan, but Hong Kong's Hang Seng was still trading and slumped 2.2 percent. The proposed 25 per cent USA tariffs on some 1,300 industrial technology, transport and medical products from China now see a public comment and consultation period that is expected to last around two months.
  • Trump threatens further $100bn in tariffs against China

    Trump threatens further $100bn in tariffs against China

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    The plan, which was announced on Wednesday, would see Beijing slap 25 percent levies on a range of USA goods worth about $50 billion. "A trade war will hurt China , but can't cripple it", Daly tells FOX Business. But economists warn that the tit-for-tat moves bear the hallmarks of a classic trade rift that could escalate. Washington on Tuesday proposed US$50 billion in duties on Chinese goods aimed at forcing Beijing to address what the United States says is deeply entrenched ...
  • Are You Ready To Experience The Wonders of Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON)

    Are You Ready To Experience The Wonders of Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON)

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    In other Monsanto news, EVP Steven Mizell sold 310 shares of Monsanto stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, October 10th. Mirae Asset Glob Invs Ltd stated it has 0% of its capital in Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON ). Monsanto has a 1-year low of $114.19 and a 1-year high of $124.20. Amer Registered Investment Advisor Incorporated reported 0.19% in Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON).
  • Kolkata: Woman's body preserved to draw pension

    Kolkata: Woman's body preserved to draw pension

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    The bizzare episode was discovered at a residence in the southern part of the city's Behala area. The police said Subhabrata had tried his hand at several businesses. It seems the body was embalmed by somebody and then kept inside the freezer. He left the job five years ago. He used special chemicals to prevent the body from getting rotten.
  • Sugary soft drinks cost more from today

    Sugary soft drinks cost more from today

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    A note stating changes to soft drinks offering in one of London's cinemas. "Introducing the sugary drinks tax is a great start, but is no silver bullet to tackle childhood obesity". Mintel, the market research firm, conducted a survey into how effective consumers were likely to find a taxation. Some sugar-containing soft drinks are exempt from the levy, including milk drinks, chilled coffee drinks and fruit juices.
  • IndiGo backs out of Air India race

    IndiGo backs out of Air India race

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    IndiGo's founder Rakesh Gangwal , in July previous year, had raised concerns over having a joint ownership with the government in Air India during a conference call with analysts, suggesting it was a "very very hard proposition". "Acquiring Air India was a very risky proposition for IndiGo ". So who's left in the running for Air India? Last July, IndiGo's founder Rakesh Gangwal had raised concern of having a joint ownership with the government in Air India during a conference ...
  • In West Virginia, Trump Shuns One of the GOP's Senate Candidates

    In West Virginia, Trump Shuns One of the GOP's Senate Candidates

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    President Donald Trump is seething over immigration policies at a tax event in West Virginia. He suggested that because of illegal immigration, "women are raped at levels that nobody has ever seen before." "They always like to say, 'Oh that's a conspiracy theory.' It's not a conspiracy theory".
  • Longfin Shares Crash Following SEC Investigation

    Longfin Shares Crash Following SEC Investigation

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    The stock is trading away to its 50-day and 200-day moving averages by -70.48% and -72.32%, respectively. Also supporting the market was General Motors Co. More supreme high and low levels-80 and 20, or 90 and 10-occur less frequently but indicate stronger momentum. Volatility is just a measure of the predictable daily price range-the range in which a day trader operates.
  • Yesterday's Hot Mover - BHP Billiton Limited (NYSE: BHP)

    Yesterday's Hot Mover - BHP Billiton Limited (NYSE: BHP)

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    Another trade for 5,133 shares valued at $809,690 was made by YEAGER WILLIAM L on Thursday, March 15. The stock outperformed the S&P500 by 16.56%. Ian Cumming decreased its stake in Bhp Billiton Plc (BBL) by 35.4% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC.
  • First in-flight firing of Virgin Galactic spaceplane engine

    First in-flight firing of Virgin Galactic spaceplane engine

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    Although the VSS Unity has previously done many glide tests, this was the first time its rocket motor was turned on. SpaceShipTwo's wing-bending brake system was accidentally engaged while the rocket was firing, and aerodynamic forces caused the plane to break up.
  • Conviviality calls in PWC amid hunt for buyers

    Conviviality calls in PWC amid hunt for buyers

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    Last week, Conviviality confirmed it plans to appoint administrators within the next 10 days after profit warnings and the discovery of a £ 30m tax bill , putting 2,600 jobs at risk. Conviviality is Britain's largest franchised off-licence and convenience chain, operating more than 700 stores under the Bargain Booze and Wine Rack brands.
  • Canadian dollar holds near five-week high despite wider trade deficit

    Canadian dollar holds near five-week high despite wider trade deficit

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    The figures come as President Donald Trump tries a variety of tactics to reset the balance between USA imports and exports. Analysts had forecast a $2 billion shortfall. The US is already on track to surpass 2017's deficit, the highest since the financial meltdown of 2008 - testing Trump's vow to rein in the trade gap, which he sees as a job killer but economists view as a symptom of growth.
  • Sears and Delta Customer Data Breached

    Sears and Delta Customer Data Breached

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    If the Golden Cross is less than 1, then the 50 day moving average is below the 200 day moving average, indicating that the price might drop. Shortening the period, the five-month price index is 0.56, the three-month price index is 0.53, while the one-month price change is now 0.92.
  • 1.2 million terrorist accounts found on Twitter

    1.2 million terrorist accounts found on Twitter

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    Twitter has suspended over 1.1 million accounts in the last two years, for promoting terrorism. Around 74 percent were suspended before ever tweeting - stats that are in line with Twitter's report from the first half of 2017 as well. "With the passage of new legislation and ongoing regulatory discussions taking place around the world about the future of public discourse online, we are seeing a potential chilling effect with regards to freedom of expression", Twitter said in a blog post.
  • SMMT: British new van market declines -5.6% in March

    SMMT: British new van market declines -5.6% in March

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    Published by the Society for Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT), the figures cover the first three months of the year (January to March 2018) and suggest that sales of new diesels have fallen by around 33.3%, down to 240,614 compared to the first quarter in 2017.
  • Bomb threat on Scoot jet bound for Thailand

    Bomb threat on Scoot jet bound for Thailand

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    Two fighter jets were deployed "within minutes" after the pilot raised a bomb threat alert, said Defence Minister Ng Eng Hen. Two Singapore fighter jets escorted a Scoot airline bound for Thailand safely back to the city-state after a bomb threat was made by a passenger, the airline and authorities said.
  • Gold rises more than 1 percent on renewed US-China trade tensions

    Gold rises more than 1 percent on renewed US-China trade tensions

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    Trade war fears have increased since US President Donald Trump imposed tariffs on aluminum and steel and ordered at least US$50 billion worth of tariffs on Chinese imports. Ahead of that, the prospect of further USA interest rate hikes, which boost the opportunity cost of holding non-yielding bullion, will likely keep a lid on gains, it said.
  • RBI's Urjit Patel says still wary of upside risks to inflation

    RBI's Urjit Patel says still wary of upside risks to inflation

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    The central bank also cautioned against rising trade protectionism and financial market volatility that could derail the ongoing global recovery, despite growth and trade strengthening around the world. "Considerable uncertainty persists about the pace of normalisation", he added. Going after the cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, Ripple, Ethereum and the exchanges dealing with these currencies, the apex bank in its monetory policy said that, "Technological innovations, including those ...
  • Vodafone UK acquires 5G spectrum

    Vodafone UK acquires 5G spectrum

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    Overall, nearly £1.4bn was spent in the auction, money which will go into the government's coffers. Ofcom said that EE has won 40MHz of 3.4GHz spectrum at a cost of £302,592,000, while Hutchison 3G United Kingdom picked up 20MHz of 3.4GHz spectrum, for which it is paying £151,296,000.
  • New Mexico Educational Retirement Board Acquires 2600 Shares of McDonald's Co. (MCD)

    New Mexico Educational Retirement Board Acquires 2600 Shares of McDonald's Co. (MCD)

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    The stock increased 0.37% or $0.6 during the last trading session, reaching $161. The stock was sold at an average price of $173.53, for a total transaction of $5,999,799.75. Following the completion of the sale, the chairman now owns 72,514 shares in the company, valued at $8,228,888.72. Amer Assets Investment Limited Liability Company holds 0.6% of its portfolio in Citigroup Inc.
  • The Queen's female staff paid more than male employees, figures reveal

    The Queen's female staff paid more than male employees, figures reveal

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    The Drum has delved into the mass of data published - which includes over 10,000 employers and United Kingdom businesses - and pulled out the relevant figures. However, DDB UK comes sadly close with a mean pay gap of 38.1% and a median pay gap of 34.2%. In an article for the Daily Telegraph, May said the pay gap was one of "the burning injustices which mar our society".
  • Brown Advisory Inc. Has $375.73 Million Position in Microsoft Co. (MSFT)

    Brown Advisory Inc. Has $375.73 Million Position in Microsoft Co. (MSFT)

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    Barrett Asset Management Ltd Liability holds 2.92% or 485,132 shares in its portfolio. Golub Group Llc who had been investing in Microsoft Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $690.75 billion market cap company. Somerville Kurt F has 2.35% invested in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT ). The three major USA stock indexes ended higher after a choppy session on Tuesday as shareholders looked forward to earnings season while the S&P 500 pushed above a key support ...
  • Facebook simplifies terms of service, data policy following scandal

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    Unsurprisingly, Facebook's response is to curtail the access that any and all third-party apps have on user data. Facebook also said 311,127 Australians were listed as potentially having their information "improperly shared". He mentioned, for instance, that the only information that bad actors would be able to scrape using a phone number was information that was public on Facebook user profiles.
  • President Trump's Voter Approval Rate Jumps to 51%

    President Trump's Voter Approval Rate Jumps to 51%

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    Mr Geronimo Gutierrez, Mexico's ambassador in Washington, said he had spoken to US Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen about Mr Trump's remarks on the border and that Mexico had formally asked the US government to clarify them. "We have very bad laws for our border". The number of people caught trying to illegally cross the southwest border in Fiscal Year 2017 was 303,916, the lowest since 1971.
  • Oil Prices Dip On Escalating US-China Trade War

    Oil Prices Dip On Escalating US-China Trade War

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    The commodity was also helped by better-than-expected crude inventory data from the American Petroleum Institute (-3.3m vs. +0.4m expected). China imposed import tariffs on USA goods this week, in a response to tariffs on Chinese steel and aluminum announced by the Trump administration earlier this year.
  • Viral Meme = Chart Success For Fleetwood Mac

    Viral Meme = Chart Success For Fleetwood Mac

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    The surprising re-emergence of " Dreams " comes more than 40 years after the song initially claimed the top spot on Billboard's Hot 100 in June 1977. " Fleetwood Mac's music is so boring, you can't even dance to it", the caption reads, accompanied by the counter argument, " Me, an intellectual ". The meme saw a 36 percent surge in download sales in the latest tracking week to 2,000, with the song also racking up 1.9 million on-demand streams, marking a 24 percent gain.
  • Frontier Airlines Adds More Nonstop Flights From DIA

    Frontier Airlines Adds More Nonstop Flights From DIA

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    A Frontier spokesman said they are planning for the flights to be seasonal, and run through spring and summer, before stopping sometime in the fall or winter. F9 165 Depart MDT: 4:44 p.m. Fares must be purchased by 11:59 p.m. on Friday night for nonstop travel, Frontier said. F9 5000 Depart DEN: 6:29 a.m.
  • Is Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) a Long Term Growth Play?

    Is Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) a Long Term Growth Play?

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    On 03 April 2018, KB Home (NYSE:KBH) shares ticked up 0.47% and ultimately finalized to $27.95 in last traded day. Volume is the number of shares or agreement traded in a security or a whole market during a given period. Millennium Mngmt Ltd Llc owns 84,298 shares. Maryland Capital Management purchased a new position in shares of Netflix during the fourth quarter worth approximately $249,000.
  • Boeing, Apple lead slide as China-US trade spat intensifies

    Boeing, Apple lead slide as China-US trade spat intensifies

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    The S&P 500 index gave up 58.99 points, or 2.2 percent, to 2,581.88. At 9:44 a.m. ET, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 399.81 points, or 1.66 percent, at 23,633.55. Including pork, other meats, fruit, and steel pipes. A scathing attack against Amazon by US President Donald Trump over the weekend led to shares diving over five per cent, wiping over $35bn (£25bn) from its market value.