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Bank of America Ends Free Checking Program: 3 Alternatives to Consider

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This means people will have to keep more money in their accounts if they want to avoid paying a fee. Earlier this month, Bank of America switched certain customers into accounts that require a $12 monthly fee unless they have a direct monthly deposit of $250 or more or maintain a minimum daily balance of at least $1,500. Read More »

Qualcomm To Appeal EU Decision; Expects No Impact On Ongoing Operations

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The fine represented 4.9 percent of Qualcomm's 2017 turnover, the Commission said. "Market dominance is, as such, not illegal under European Union antitrust rules", the European Union points out. "We are confident this agreement did not violate EU competition rules or adversely affect market competition or European consumers", Rosenberg said in a statement provided to TechCrunch . Read More »

Burger King joins net neutrality fight with a Whopper of an ad

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In the commercial, frustrated Burger King customers choose between the Whopper fast lane vs. slow lane-depending on how much they're willing to pay. Burger King premiered a new Whopper commercial that advocated for net neutrality more than its signature burger. So Burger King has opted to wrap the matter into a Whopper. Read More »

White House imposes tariffs on washing machines, solar panels

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The tariff on washers will be in effect for three years, though the tariff percentage will decline in subsequent years. On Monday, the White House announced Trump was putting a 30 percent tariff on imported solar cells and panels to retaliate against China's efforts to corner the world market. Read More »

Government shutdown ends; funding approved through February 8th

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Democrats agreed to end their filibuster even though the funding bill failed to address the fate of the young immigrants brought to America illegally as children, the so-called Dreamers . "Anything could happen. It's not a done deal for the Democrats , they have merely bought themselves some more time". ELLEITHEE: And you've got a lot of Republicans , particularly in the House, who are not happy that Leader McConnell made a commitment to deal with DACA . Read More »

John Kingman Buys 1282 Shares of Legal & General Group Plc (LGEN) Stock

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In a research report revealed to clients and investors on today, Credit Suisse kept their "Underperform" rating on Staffline Group PLC (LON:STAF)'s stock. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated an "overweight" rating on shares of Shire in a research report on Wednesday. The stock increased 1.70% or GBX 4.2 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 251.4. Read More »

Congratulations, Jacksonville Jaguars. You Just Got Brady'd

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National Football League rules, however, state that teams can not agree to deals and "no contract shall be executed" or announced until a team is finished playing for the season. Three of the Jaguars' final six drives were three-and-outs. In addition, the defense was incredible until the final drive of the first half. While that showed up during the game, Patricia is well-known for his preparation. Read More »

Finsbury Park accused in contact with far-right groups, court hears

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LONDON (AP) - Prosecutors have told jurors that a man accused of driving into worshippers outside a London mosque looked at emails and social media messages written by far-right activists before the attack. Makram Ali, 51, who had collapsed and was being helped by passersbys was mowed down by the van - others suffered catastrophic injuries including broken bones. Read More »

Bacardi To Buy Patrón Tequila

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The partnership between the two brands is nothing new, with Bacardi owning roughly 25% of Patron since 2008. According to recent data by research firm IWSR , the Patron deal makes Bacardi the top spirits maker in the so-called super-premium segment of the United States market and the second largest spirits company in the market by value. Read More »

How can parents torture their children?

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Hestrin noted that the siblings were not allowed to shower a few times a year, and they were punished if they were found to "wash their hands above the wrist area". They came back to Princeton and had a small intimate church wedding, just the two families. Then there is "groupthink", which happens in families and can short-circuit a potential escape if one member decides to make a run for it, Bailey said. Read More »

How major U.S. stock indexes fared on Monday

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Wall Street, which had been resilient to the threat of a shutdown, rose on Friday, with the S&P 500 and Nasdaq notching record closing highs. But the shutdown has had little impact on the equities market. In European bond markets, Spain's borrowing costs ES10YT=TWEB dropped to a six-week low and the gap over its German peers DE10YT=TWEB fell to its tightest in nearly three years after Fitch Ratings gave Spain its first "A" rating since the euro zone debt crisis. Read More »

Zimbabwe reduces duty on fuel imports

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At present, the Maharashtra government levies 25 percent Value-Added Tax and Rs 11 surcharge on petrol in Mumbai. Excise duty on petrol fell by 6.5 cents from 45c per litre to 38.5 cents while that on diesel and paraffin declined from 40 cents per litre to 33 cents per litre. Read More »

Wells Fargo & Co Stock Dips on Q4 Earnings Miss

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In the last quarter, insiders have sold 184,482 shares of company stock worth $10,471,050. AMG National Trust Bank raised its stake in shares of Wells Fargo & Company by 22.4% in the third quarter. The stock was sold at an average price of $57.80, for a total value of $1,010,459.60. (NYSE:SNV) to report earnings on January, 16. They expect $1.04 EPS, up 0.97% or $0.01 from last year's $1.03 per share. Read More »

Were Analysts Bearish Eurocell plc (LON:ECEL) This Week?

DA Davidson upgraded the shares of TLP in report on Thursday, June 15 to "Buy" rating. Citigroup restated a "neutral" rating and set a GBX 85 ($1.15) price objective on shares of Foxtons Group in a report on Tuesday, October 31st. The rating was maintained by JP Morgan on Tuesday, September 13 with "Underweight". The company has market cap of $9.37 billion. The Well Construction segment provides products and services used by customers during the drilling phase of oil and gas wells, along with ... Read More »

India's equity benchmark Sensex reaches record high of 36000

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The broader Nifty too climbed 79.40 points, or 0.72 per cent, to trade at all-time high of 11,045.60, surpassing its previous intra-day high of 10,975.10 touched yesterday. Among stocks boosting the indexes, Infosys gained over 3 percent while Reliance Industries Ltd ( RELI.NS ) and State Bank of India ( SBI.NS ) rose 2 percent. Read More »

TSA adds strict air cargo scrutiny from five predominantly Muslim countries

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The countries were chosen because of "demonstrated intent by terrorists groups to attack aviation from them", the statement said. Seven airports are also affected: Egypt's Cairo International Airport, Jordan's Queen Alia International Airport, Saudi Arabia's King Abdul-Aziz International Airport and King Khalid International Airport, Qatar's Doha International Airport, and the Dubai International Airport and Abu Dhabi International Airport in the United Arab Emirates. Read More »

U.S. watchdog outlines issues with Bitcoin ETFs, mutual funds

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According to Senderowicz, the ball is in the industry's court to try and assuage the SEC's concerns. When it comes to ETFs and mutual funds, net asset value (NAV) is critically important. Until the SEC's questions were answered, the agency didn't think it was "appropriate for fund sponsors to initiate registration of funds that intend to invest substantially in cryptocurrency and related products", she said . Read More »

Trump Re-Starts Immigration Talks After Senate Ends Shutdown

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At the center of the dispute is the future of DACA , the Obama era bill that shielded 700,000 undocumented migrants brought to the U.S.as children-the " dreamers "-from deportation". But it is unclear if there's enough support, and it would not re-open the government yet. "We'll make a long-term deal on immigration if, and only if, it's good for our country". Read More »