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KPCC buys LAist; Gothamist sites are being revived by public radio stations
Los Angeles Times
Billionaire Joe Ricketts agreed to sell LAist and its sister sites in the Gothamist network. (Dave Weaver / Associated Press). LAist, the news website that was shut down abruptly last year by its billionaire owner, will reopen under new management ...
DCist revived by public radioWTOP
Gothamist, DNAinfo To Return After Deal With WNYCPatch.com
Assets of Gothamist, DNAinfo bought by WNYC and 2 other stationsNew York Daily News
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40% Overreaction Creates A Buying Opportunity For This High-Quality Company - Yield 10.7% - Seeking Alpha
40% Overreaction Creates A Buying Opportunity For This High-Quality Company - Yield 10.7%
Macquarie Infrastructure Corporation has reported a solid quarter, but provided a lower guidance for the year 2018. The dividend was cut, resulting in a brutal 41% selloff in the price. We explain in this report why this selloff is not justified, and ...
Macquarie Infrastructure: What You Need To Know About The Massive Sell-OffBenzinga
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Richard Gates—a former Trump campaign official who was indicted by Special Counsel Robert Mueller on tax-related charges—is expected to plead guilty as soon as Friday afternoon as part of a deal that will likely ensure his cooperation in Mr. Mueller’s investigation, according to person familiar with the matter.
New York Times
From KFC, a 3-Letter Apology for Its UK Chicken Crisis
New York Times
LONDON — When KFC found itself in an extra-crispy predicament this week when it was unable to provide the one thing customers expect from the restaurant chain — chicken — it had two choices: Laugh or cry. Apparently, it has chosen the former. A ...
KFC Ran Out of Chicken. The Company's New Ads Admit It FCKed UpFortune
KFC issues tongue-in-cheek apology after UK chicken shortage causes restaurant closuresCNBC
KFC's Chicken Foul UpBloomberg
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The Trump administration levied what it called its largest-ever North Korea sanctions package, hitting dozens of shipping and trading companies as it seeks to further cut off foreign-currency revenues keeping the nuclear-armed regime afloat.
Rep. Tim Ryan, an Ohio Democrat, took more than a dozen venture capitalists from Silicon Valley and New York on a three-day road trip around the Midwest in an effort to boost businesses in economically depressed cities.
BMW plans to build electric Minis in China
BMW (BMWYY), which makes the famed British Mini car, wants to start producing the new electric version in China. The company said Friday it planned to team up with China's Great Wall Motor and start looking for the best place to set up a factory to ...
BMW Plans to Build Battery Electric Minis in ChinaU.S. News & World Report
Electric powered Minis to be built in ChinaBBC News
BMW forms Chinese production joint-venture with Great WallXinhua
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U.S. presidential adviser Ivanka Trump arrived in Seoul ahead of the Winter Olympics’ closing ceremony, while South Korean President Moon Jae-in faced a backlash for agreeing to host a sanctioned North Korean general blamed for the deaths of 46 South Korean sailors.
FAA investigating after plane slides off runway at Austin Straubel
GREEN BAY, Wis. (WBAY) - A Boeing 737 slid off the runway while landing at Austin Straubel International Airport Friday morning. The plane was carrying 180 passengers and seven crew members. There were no reports of injuries. The Federal Aviation ...
Houston United flight skids off runway in Green BayKTRK-TV
Passengers OK when plane slides off Green Bay airport runwayAustin American-Statesman
Houston plane slides off runway in WisconsinChron.com
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Groups not typically engaged on the nuts and bolts of higher education are pushing for changes to a proposed revamp of the Higher Education Act.
#BoycottNRA: Enterprise car rentals, Omaha bank sever gun lobby ties as boycott movement gains steam - Washington Post
#BoycottNRA: Enterprise car rentals, Omaha bank sever gun lobby ties as boycott movement gains steam
Two major companies, Enterprise Holdings Inc. and First National Bank of Omaha ended co-branding partnerships with the National Rifle Association Thursday as a #BoycottNRA social media movement picked up steam. Enterprise is the parent company of three ...
First National Bank of Omaha and car rental company Enterprise bail on NRA after customer outcryCNBC
First National Bank of Omaha to halt production of NRA credit cardChicago Tribune
Top car rental companies end corporate relationship with NRAThe Hill (blog)
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General Mills to Buy Blue Buffalo Pet Food for $8 Billion
General Mills Inc. agreed to buy Blue Buffalo Pet Products Inc. for about $8 billion, adding the maker of natural dog and cat food to a portfolio that includes Haagen-Dazs ice cream and Cheerios cereal. The Minneapolis-based company plans to pay $40 a ...
General Mills to buy natural pet food company Blue Buffalo for about $8 billion in cashCNBC
Here's Why General Mills Will Spend $8 Billion to Buy Blue BuffaloTheStreet.com
General Mills buying pet foods maker Blue Buffalo in $8 billion cash dealMarketWatch
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Jeffrey Gundlach trolls Treasury's Mnuchin about wage inflation in tweetstorm
So says DoubleLine Capital's chief executive Jeffrey Gundlach, who took to Twitter with a retort to Mnuchin over a Bloomberg interview given Thursday that attempted to cool investor worries about inflationary pressures. In the interview, Mnuchin ...
Gundlach trolls Mnuchin over inflation commentsSeeking Alpha
Mnuchin Says Markets Shouldn't Worry Over Tax Cuts, DebtBloomberg
Brian Taff sits down with Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin6abc.com
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Anger grows at ongoing BB&T outage locking customers out of accounts
BB&T is reporting service outages impacting millions of customers trying to use ATMs. It has not been made clear when the “technical issue” will be fixed. The bank, headquartered in Winston-Salem, sent out a tweet Thursday afternoon, noting many of its ...
BB&T Bank outage hits ATMs, digital bankingWRAL.com
BB&T bank customers can't access accounts due to 'technical issue'ABC Action News
BB&T outage leaves many customers without access to accounts, cashWTVD-TV
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Inflation Worrywarts Just Need to Calm Down
The Fed isn't rattled by a little rise in jobs and wages. That's what it's been seeking for years. by. Daniel Moss. @Moss_Eco More stories by Daniel Moss. February 23, 2018, 2:00 AM PST. Now that's what you call inflation. Photographer: Stephanie Keith ...
Dow futures climb as investors wait for interest-rate clues from Fed speakersMarketWatch
Next up for markets: New Fed Chair Powell weighs in on the interest rate debateCNBC
Rising interest rates are near the danger zoneCBS News
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Trump Trade Action Could Boost Steel And Aluminum Makers, Hurt Other Industries
As the Trump administration sees it, U.S. steel and aluminum industries are in crisis, rapidly losing ground to foreign competitors and hemorrhaging jobs along the way. But proposed import tariffs and quotas have other manufacturers worried that they ...
If Trump helps steel mills, other Ohio companies say they'll be hurtcleveland.com
Trump Considering Huge Tariff Increase on Steel, Aluminum With Weak 'National Security' RationaleReason (blog)
Trump eyeing 24 percent tariff on steel imports: reportThe Hill
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RBS's Female Staff Paid 37% Less on Average Than Men
Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc pays its female staff on average 37 percent less than men at the bank, becoming the second British financial services company to reveal an acute gender imbalance between employees under new disclosure requirements. The ...
Royal Bank of Scotland profit milestone overshadowed by DOJ impasseReuters
RBS reports its first profit in a decade, after nearly £60 billion in lossesQuartz
UK taxpayer-owned RBS reports first profit in a decadeABC News
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Oil weighed by US crude exports; lower crude stocks prevent bigger fall
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil prices dipped on Friday as high U.S. crude exports outweighed lower crude inventories in the world's biggest consumer of the fuel. FILE PHOTO: A gas station attendant pumps fuel into a customer's car at a gas station in ...
Crude Calculus: Oil's Next Move Could Be HigherBarron's
Surprise US crude draw sparks turnaround in oil futuresPlatts
Oil Surges on Bullish US Inventory DataMorningstar.com
OilPrice.com -Xinhua -Business News -StreetInsider.com
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New York Times
Beijing Takes Over Anbang, Insurer That Owns Waldorf Astoria
New York Times
BEIJING — The Chinese government said on Friday that it had seized control of Anbang Insurance Group, the troubled Chinese company that owns the Waldorf Astoria hotel and other marquee properties around the world, and it had charged the company's ...
Chinese Regulator Seizes Anbang Insurance, Owner of Waldorf AstoriaWall Street Journal
China Prosecuting Tycoon Who Considered Kushner InvestmentU.S. News & World Report
China Regulator Seizes Anbang, Chairman Faces Fraud ProsecutionBloomberg
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Easy Ride trial to mark Nissan's first stop on road to taxi services
YOKOHAMA (Reuters) - Nissan Motor Co is taking its first steps to becoming an operator of autonomous vehicle services, hoping to break into a segment set to be dominated by Uber [UBER.UL] and other technology firms. Self-driving vehicles, based on ...
Nissan is taking on Uber with its own self-driving taxi serviceCNBC
Nissan and DeNA will begin testing a self-driving taxi service in Japan next monthTechCrunch
Nissan and DeNA to launch self-driving taxi trial in YokohamaThe Japan Times
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