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The biopic will chronicle DePrince's triumphant journey from being orphaned in war-torn Sierra Leone, to her upbringing in the States, then, to her rise within the Dutch National Ballet, where she is now a soloist. 'She is a role model for the millions of children growing up in conflict'. We also know that Madonna has exhibited a flair for direction in her music videos and overall career arc, yes, (she's not the Queen of Pop for nothing), but directed 2011's Oscar-nominated W./E.
  • Confident Bangladesh upbeat about Indian challenge - 5th T20I Preview

    Confident Bangladesh upbeat about Indian challenge - 5th T20I Preview

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    Bangladesh batsman Mushfiqur Rahim. Men in Blue will play on final if they had victory over Bangladesh in Colombo on March 14, Wednesday. This being India's third win, they are now in Sunday's final. "To be honest we don't have powerhitters like India and we have to accept that and play own brand of cricket", the 32-year-old told reporters on the eve of the match at the R Premadasa Stadium.
  • Texas Permanent School Fund Has $73.40 Million Holdings in Wells Fargo & Co

    Texas Permanent School Fund Has $73.40 Million Holdings in Wells Fargo & Co

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    While Sloan did not get a cash bonus in 2017, the amount of the Wells Fargo stock awarded to him previous year rose to $15 million from $10.5 million. Millennium Mngmt accumulated 256,220 shares. Sg Americas Limited Liability Corp holds 12,774 shares. It also increased its holding in Delta Air Lines Inc Del (Put) by 819,700 shares in the quarter, for a total of 2.16M shares, and has risen its stake in Wisdomtree Invts Inc (NASDAQ:WETF).
  • Equifax exec charged with insider trading

    Equifax exec charged with insider trading

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    The SEC's complaint alleges Ying used confidential information to determine Equifax had suffered a massive data breach . According to the lawsuit Ying sold about 6,800 Equifax shares "after he learned of the breach but before the company had announced it publicly, amounting to an illegal trade based on insider information".
  • Chancellor abandons plan to drop the penny after one day

    Chancellor abandons plan to drop the penny after one day

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    Launched in 1971, the coins were originally struck in bronze (97% copper, 2.5% zinc, 0.5% tin), but since September 1992 both have been made of copper-plated steel - apart from in 1998, when 2p coins were produced in bronze as well as in copper-plated steel.
  • The Express Scripts (ESRX) Downgraded by William Blair

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    The stock increased 4.43% or $0.18 during the last trading session, reaching $4.245. The Bloombergsen Inc holds 2.64 million shares with $167.06 million value, up from 2.37 million last quarter. 486.80 million shares or 2.59% less from 499.72 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Commerce Bancorp accumulated 94,377 shares. Gsa Capital Ptnrs Limited Liability Partnership invested in 0.01% or 3,419 shares.
  • Wholesale inflation eases to 2.48% in Feb'18

    Wholesale inflation eases to 2.48% in Feb'18

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    Among primary articles, food, which has a weightage of 15.26 per cent in the index, edged up last month by 0.88 per cent from an acceleration of three per cent reported for January. The cost of fuel and power, which commands a 13.15 per cent weightage in the index, increased at a slower pace of 3.81 per cent during the month, from a growth of 4.08 per cent in January.
  • United sends family's dog to Japan by mistake

    United sends family's dog to Japan by mistake

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    The family and other passengers said the flight attendant demanded the puppy's carry-on case be moved from under the seat in front of them-into the overhead bin. The airline originally told Swindle that because Irgo was on an global flight, the dog might be required to be quarantined in Japan up to two weeks.
  • Richmond students rally for safer schools

    Richmond students rally for safer schools

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    While the bill had bipartisan support, many Democrats were frustrated that it doesn't include any gun control measures. "I'm extremely interested in seeing Senator Cornyn's Fix NICS bill passed and a significant school safety bill passed", Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell told reporters on Tuesday.
  • Axa Sells 85214 Shares of Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO)

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    It has underperformed by 3.50% the S&P500. Mvc Capital Inc now has $190.80M valuation. Scholtz & Company Llc decreased its stake in Mastercard Incorporated (MA) by 11.01% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Cs Mckee Ltd Partnership owns 32,450 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio. Stephens maintained the shares of LHCG in report on Thursday, March 1 with "Buy" rating.
  • Disney creates streaming video unit for digital future

    Disney creates streaming video unit for digital future

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    According to Disney's release, the new structure will consolidate its Direct-to-Consumer Services unit and the Technology and International Media operations into a single global business. Bob Chapek, who heads the parks division, will lead the combined unit. The media networks and studio entertainment segments will remain. Also, Disney's program-sales operations headed by Janice Marinelli-including global distribution of film and television content to the Disney-branded direct-to-consumer ...
  • All-party meet at Kejriwal's residence to discuss sealing drive in Delhi

    All-party meet at Kejriwal's residence to discuss sealing drive in Delhi

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    This after the Delhi Chief Minister sent out invites to members of all parties - including Congress'Ajay Maken and BJP's Manoj Tiwari. Ashutosh had also targeted Lt Governor Anil Baijal, calling him an "agent of the BJP" for not acting on a complaint about attack on Delhi minister Imran Hussain and Delhi Dialogue Commission vice-chairman Ashish Khetan, despite being provided evidence.
  • $0.59 EPS Expected for Bank of America Corporation (BAC)

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    Bank of America Corporation ( BAC ) shares were closed at $32.72 a share in the latest session and the stock value gain nearly 1.61% since the beginning of this year. (NASDAQ:FLL) for 16,239 shares. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have assigned a hold rating and sixteen have issued a buy rating to the stock.
  • Pru to spin-out and float M&G

    Pru to spin-out and float M&G

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    As part of the deal, the life insurer giant will also be offloading its United Kingdom annuity business to Rothesay Life for £12bn, using the proceeds to help fund the demerger. John Foley, who now heads up the M&G Prudential division, will steer that business through the demerger. Back in August, the life insurer merged its asset management arm with its United Kingdom savings business, forming M&G Prudential with some £332bn in assets under management.
  • Oil down slightly in choppy session on mixed USA crude stocks data

    Oil down slightly in choppy session on mixed USA crude stocks data

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    Net U.S. crude imports fell last week by 407,000 barrels per day. On Monday, the EIA said production from major USA shale formations should rise by 131,000 barrels per day in April vs. Prices have not returned to their January highs of over US$70 per barrel for Brent and nearly US$67 for WTI. The Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries acknowledged the scale of the shale boom, forecasting for the first time that supply growth from rivals will outstrip the increase in demand this year.
  • Walmart to expand grocery delivery business to 800 stores by year's end

    Walmart to expand grocery delivery business to 800 stores by year's end

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    The largest US retailer is leveraging its stores to roll out online grocery deliveries from 800 Walmart stores by the end of the year. Walmart's home grocery delivery service will expand from six cities now. "We'll leverage our footprint where it makes the most sense to reach as many people with the services as we can". To order groceries online from Walmart .com and have them delivered, a shopper will pay a flat delivery fee of $9.95, and a basket must contain at least $30 worth of ...
  • Google To Ban Cryptocurrency And ICO Ads

    Google To Ban Cryptocurrency And ICO Ads

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    This matters because policy changes like this update help's them to remove the economic incentives these sites have to create and spread deceptive content online. It also blocked 66m "trick to click" ads, which often appear as system warnings to deceive users into clicking on them. You're not alone. In recent years, scammers have tried to sell diet pills and weight-loss scams by buying ads that look like sensational news headlines but ultimately lead to a website selling something other than ...
  • US Consumer Prices Rose 0.2% in February, Up 2.2% On Year

    US Consumer Prices Rose 0.2% in February, Up 2.2% On Year

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    Growth in the Index of Industrial Production quickened to 7.5% in January from 7.07% in December. Consumer food prices rose 3.26 percent in February, compared with 4.70 percent in January, as prices of pulses fell more than 17 percent from a year earlier.
  • (XOM) Position Raised by Pinnacle Associates Ltd.

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    Old Point And Fincl Services N A stated it has 71,879 shares. Trust Of Toledo Na Oh, a Ohio-based fund reported 77,006 shares. Bnp Paribas Investment Partners Sa who had been investing in Nvr Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $11.52B market cap company.
  • Closing Time Looms for All Toys R Us Stores

    Closing Time Looms for All Toys R Us Stores

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    The retailer, which filed for bankruptcy in September, has stopped making the payments without providing an explanation, said the people, who asked not to be identified because the matter is private. Now Toys "R" Us and other category killers like the now-defunct Sports Authority, Borders and Circuit City, are being upended by online retailers. The announcement is expected to happen this week, when the retailer is scheduled to appear in court for a bankruptcy hearing, the Wall Street ...
  • India cenbank bars issuance of letters of undertaking for trade credit

    India cenbank bars issuance of letters of undertaking for trade credit

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    Also, AD Category-I banks may bring the contents of this circular to the notice of their constituents and customers. State Bank of India and three other state-run banks, Union Bank of India, UCO Bank and Allahabad Bank, are among lenders who have extended credit based on the LoUs issued by PNB that were later found to be fraudulent.
  • Dog dies in overhead locker on United Airlines plane

    Dog dies in overhead locker on United Airlines plane

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    Gremminger said on Twitter she wants to find out the name of the dog's owners so she can help them. United Airlines said they take full responsibility for the incident. Her daughter was also crying", she said. They lost their dog because of an @united flight attendant. "My heart is broken", Maggie Gremminger tweeted.
  • Govt to move SC over sealing issue

    Govt to move SC over sealing issue

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    An all-party meeting to discuss the sealing drive in the capital will take place at Arvind Kejriwal's residence on Tuesday. The Monitoring Committee was set up by the Supreme Court in 2006. It will be sent to BJP also. Health minister Satyendar Jain, development minister Gopal Rai, AAP leader Sanjay Singh, and MLA Somnath Bharti were among the others who took part in the talks.
  • (NYSE:OXY) Shares Sold by Stockman Wealth Management Inc

    (NYSE:OXY) Shares Sold by Stockman Wealth Management Inc

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    The stock increased 0.94% or $0.6 during the last trading session, reaching $64.27. About 253,560 shares traded. Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: OXY ) has declined 18.97% since March 12, 2017 and is downtrending. The firm has "Neutral" rating given on Wednesday, January 4 by Bank of America. On Friday, July 31 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Sector Perform".
  • Dog dies in overhead bin on United Airlines flight

    Dog dies in overhead bin on United Airlines flight

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    Gremminger said that the passenger was adamant about not putting her dog in the overhead bin, but the flight attendant continued to ask the passenger to put the dog in the carrier and place it in the cargo hold. "The woman, crying in the airplane aisle on the floor", Gremminger said. "We are thoroughly investigating what occurred to prevent this from ever happening again".
  • When will I get my tax refund?

    When will I get my tax refund?

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    An employee at a collection agency stole the personal information of debtors and then sold it to professional identity thieves, who used it to file false returns seeking fraudulent refunds. Do not trust the number you see on your caller ID, even if it appears to be coming from the IRS. The recorded voice gives the taxpayer a phony case number and telephone number to call to return the refund.
  • Argus Lowers Barrick Gold (ABX) to Hold

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    The stock decreased 0.69% or $2.39 during the last trading session, reaching $341.8. About 123,154 shares traded. Barrick Gold ( NYSE ABX ) opened at $11.82 on Friday. $119,427 worth of NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA) was sold by Drell Persis. 100,000 NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA) shares with value of $18.57 million were sold by JONES HARVEY C.
  • Millennial railcard chaos as site crashes and only 10000 available

    Millennial railcard chaos as site crashes and only 10000 available

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    Some compared the difficulty of getting a card to the white hot rage felt by those familiar with attempting to buy in-demand tickets to Glastonbury . As The Independent revealed on 11 March , the first batch of railcards available to anyone in the United Kingdom born between 14 March 1987 and 13 March 1992 was due to be released on 13 March.
  • Noteworthy Stocks: Gilead Sciences Inc. (GILD), Broadcom Limited (AVGO)

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    The company operates in the Healthcare sector with a market capitalization of 101.84 Million. The stock increased 1.35% or $0.86 during the last trading session, reaching $64.67. Royal State Bank Of Scotland Grp Incorporated Public Ltd Com holds 5.29% or 263,309 shares in its portfolio. 5 analysts say it's a Hold while 0 analysts provided their expert opinion as Sell.
  • Markets Right Now: A mixed finish for US stock indexes

    Markets Right Now: A mixed finish for US stock indexes

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    The Dow Jones Industrial Average gave up triple digit gains and the Nasdaq retreated after setting an intraday record high . However, the tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite peaked to a lifetime closing high backed by all-time high touched by shares of Apple Inc and Amazon.com, Inc.
  • Volkswagen plans to launch one electric vehicle per month starting in 2022

    Volkswagen plans to launch one electric vehicle per month starting in 2022

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    From 2019, there will be a new electric vehicle "virtually every month", Müller said: "This is how we intend to offer the largest fleet of electric vehicles in the world, across all brands and regions, in just a few years". The about-face for electrification starting in 2022 was due to Dieselgate, he said. Perhaps the most rapturously received electric concept, though was the Volkswagen ID Buzz, a modern-day all-electric interpretation of the classic Microbus, or Type 2 transporter.
  • This 3D Printed Small Concrete House Costs Just $10000

    This 3D Printed Small Concrete House Costs Just $10000

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    However, before these homes are built, ICON is planning to trial the model by 3D printing an office in Austin . The cost: Right now, a house built using the firm's Vulcan 3-D printer costs $10,000. Together, ICON and New Story are 3D printing homes using a cement mixture. Like other creating nations, Pakistan has likewise observed an ascent of demo models of 3D-imprinting on a little scale.
  • Stock Jumping Abnormally High: General Electric Company (NYSE:GE)

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    The stock decreased 0.20% or $0.09 during the last trading session, reaching $44.3. About 513,713 shares traded. (NYSE:PM) has risen 16.65% since March 13, 2017 and is uptrending. Manning Napier Lc has 43,536 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Moreover, Bamco Ny has 0.09% invested in Visa Inc. Davidson & Garrard Inc, which manages about $608.82 million and $424.60 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Becton Dickinson (NYSE:BDX) by 2,050 shares to 39,434 shares, valued at $7.73 ...
  • Angering Organic Farmers and Advocates, Trump's USDA Kills Animal Welfare Rule

    Angering Organic Farmers and Advocates, Trump's USDA Kills Animal Welfare Rule

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    USDA carefully considered public comments and the relative costs and benefits for both producers and consumers of imposing the proposed additional regulations. In a press release , it stated that the USDA had "without regard for public comment and without respect for legal authorities - irresponsibly thwarted a fully vetted regulation overwhelmingly supported by the organic industry and the public".
  • Stock In Spotlight: Devon Energy Corporation (NYSE:DVN)

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    Meyer Handelman Co increased its stake in Cvs Health Corporation (CVS) by 4.12% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Contravisory Investment Management Inc sold 7,307 shares as the company's stock rose 6.55% with the market.
  • Inc. Has $8.01 Million Holdings in Comcast Co. (NASDAQ:CMCSA)

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    Nli International Inc decreased Comcast Corp New ( CMCSA ) stake by 2.34% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. (FB) by 25% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. (NASDAQ:FB) was sold by Cox Christopher K. 5,587 shares valued at $1.05M were sold by FISCHER DAVID B. on Friday, January 26. $9.48 million worth of NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA) was sold by COXE TENCH on Monday, September 18.
  • Dividend Yield & Upside For American Electric Power Company, Inc. (NYSE:AEP)

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    The institutional investor held 272,390 shares of the consumer electronics and appliances company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $6.59 million, down from 331,397 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Stanley has 0.65% invested in American Electric Power Company, Inc . The last close places the company's stock about $6.31 off its 52 week high of $21.59 and $0.53 above the 52 week low of $14.75.
  • NEXT (NXT) Given Underperform Rating at Credit Suisse Group

    NEXT (NXT) Given Underperform Rating at Credit Suisse Group

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    The stock of The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. On Wednesday, February 10 the stock rating was maintained by UBS with "Buy". JPMorgan Chase & Co. lifted their price objective on DS Smith from GBX 570 ($7.88) to GBX 600 ($8.29) and gave the stock an overweight rating in a report on Thursday, December 7th.
  • Coca Cola HBC (LON:CCH) Price Target Cut to GBX 2700

    Coca Cola HBC (LON:CCH) Price Target Cut to GBX 2700

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    The TSX listed company saw a recent bid of 0.165 and 71032 shares have traded hands in the session. About 11.86M shares traded. De C.V. (KOF) is moving on volatility today -0.56% or -0.39 from the open. Roundview Capital Lc reported 33,589 shares stake. By digging out more, shifting focus on performance of the The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) that has shown a discernible change in trend levels over the path of recent market activity.
  • Oil prices fall on relentless rise in USA crude output

    Oil prices fall on relentless rise in USA crude output

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    Friday's strong USA payroll data, which showed a hefty 313,000 rise in jobs but tempered growth in hourly earnings, supported Treasuries in early trade. MSCI's world equity index . Emerging market stocks rose 1.21 percent. US stocks, though, were mixed on Monday, with the S&P 500 down 2.08 points, or 0.07 percent, at 2,784.49 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average lower by 127.52 points, or 0.5 percent, at 25,208.22.