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Complaint about Hobby Lobby's cotton display causes social media firestorm

Complaint about Hobby Lobby's cotton display causes social media firestorm

It is described as a natural decor with hints of the great outdoors, including large fluffs of white cotton finish on each stem. There is nothing decorative about raw cotton. A little sensitivity goes a long way . "There is beauty from ashes", one commenter wrote. "How stupid! My family pic more cotton than you can imagine and we are Caucasians!" Another man says "My parents are Latino". Consulte Mais Informação

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Norway's sovereign wealth fund is now officially worth $1 trillion

Norway's sovereign wealth fund is now officially worth $1 trillion

Created on the back of the country's vast oil wealth to provide its citizens with pensions, Norway's sovereign wealth fund today owns on average 1.3 per cent of every listed company in the world. Established only 20 years ago, the revenue tells the story about a highly profitable industry with staggering tax income for the state. The fund is among the world's biggest investors in stocks, owning $667 billion worth of shares in over 9,000 companies globally. Consulte Mais Informação

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Volume Moving the Tape For Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (WBA)

Volume Moving the Tape For Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (WBA)

BidaskClub cut shares of Walgreens Boots Alliance from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a report on Tuesday, September 12th. "This is a significant moment for our company, and we are excited about the opportunities this agreement will deliver for our customers and patients, employees and investors", said Walgreens Boots Alliance Executive Vice Chairman and CEO Stefano Pessina. Consulte Mais Informação

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Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) stock RSI 29.49 Signals investors to buy

Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) stock RSI 29.49 Signals investors to buy

The short-interest ratio increased to 15.0 and the short interest percentage is 0.00% as of August 31. About 149,113 shares traded or 107.48% up from the average. (T), Walt Disney Co. Since March 20, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 4 insider sales for $11.50 million activity. 258,380 Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) shares with value of $10.07M were sold by BURKE STEPHEN B. Consulte Mais Informação

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Vodafone partners with Lava for complete cashback offer on feature phones

Vodafone partners with Lava for complete cashback offer on feature phones

Vodafone India today announced a tie-up with Lava International Limited to offer a cashback of Rs. 900 on the purchase of new Lava feature phone. The offer is valid until October 31, 2017. Commenting on the offer, Gaurav Nigam, Senior VP, Head of Product, LAVA International said in a statement, "Our partnership with Vodafone will provide our customers a cashback amount which is equivalent to the cost of our highest selling feature phone Captain N1". Consulte Mais Informação

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Wall Street Ends Strengthening on Higher S&P Index

U.S. markets closed at record highs again on Monday, led by financial companies. Investors returned to risk taking as tensions eased on the Korean peninsula after US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson talked of "peaceful solution". "You just had that little momentum spurt after it went through 2,500 but it is kind of running out of steam and is going to bide its time until Wednesday, when they listen to (Fed chief) Janet" (Yellen), said Ken Polcari, director of the NYSE floor division at ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Open Text Corporation (OTEX) Getting Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Study Shows

Trading volume for Open Text Corporation was 1,180K on Tuesday. Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd now owns 17,149,056 shares of the software maker's stock valued at $581,219,000 after purchasing an additional 8,457,300 shares during the period. Open Text Corporation had a return on equity of 8.92% and a net margin of 44.77%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 37.2% on a year-over-year basis. Consulte Mais Informação

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Donald Trump retweets GIF of him hitting Hilary Clinton with golf ball

Donald Trump retweets GIF of him hitting Hilary Clinton with golf ball

But at the first official stop of her " What Happened " book tour last night here in the nation's capital, Clinton actually showed something new: acceptance - of the fact that she had a hand in her loss. The views expressed in this article are those of just the author. Clinton's comments are sure to further Trump's deeply held belief that investigations into Russian Federation - and Democrats' calls for further pressure on the White House - are nothing more than the left's ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Wall Street Started on a Stronger Note on September 18

Wall Street Started on a Stronger Note on September 18

Investors are far from persuaded the Fed will move on rates again this year, with a December change put at less than a 50 percent probability in the futures market. Shares of Google were down 0.6 percent. Talk of monetary tightening and a bounce in the dollar put gold on the defensive. Meanwhile, oil prices retreated from a five-month high on Monday as investors took profits after West Texas Intermediate oil recorded weekly gains of 5% on optimism over the outlook for global supply and ... Consulte Mais Informação

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British Airways Powers Its Future By Turning Household Rubbish Into Jet Fuel

British Airways Powers Its Future By Turning Household Rubbish Into Jet Fuel

The airline is partnering with renewable fuels company Velocys to take hundreds of thousands of tonnes of trash destined for landfill and turn it into clean-burning, sustainable fuel. These changes to the RTFO are created to promote sustainable aviation. “Turning household waste into jet fuel is an unbelievable innovation that produces clean fuel while reducing landfill. Consulte Mais Informação

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KPMG cleared in HBOS audit investigation

KPMG cleared in HBOS audit investigation

KPMG was the external auditor for HBOS from its founding in 2001 until the end of 2008. Lloyds Banking Group subsequently had to be bailed out by the United Kingdom government to the tune of around £20bn. It added: "The collapse of HBOS and other examples of corporate failure and fraud in the last decade have highlighted a gap between what society expects of an audit and what an audit has been created to do. Consulte Mais Informação

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More rail strike misery for North-East train passengers

More rail strike misery for North-East train passengers

It is not yet known what level of service will be offered during the strikes, but Greater Anglia bosses have vowed to take on the strikers, with other members of staff being trained to stand in. Jan Chaudhry-van der Velde, Merseyrail's managing director, said: 'We are busy trying to build a better city region with an improved railway. Mr Cash added it recognises the "severe impact the action will have" but said it was dealing with employers that refuse to listen or engage with the union on ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Mattis hints at military options on North Korea, no details

Mattis hints at military options on North Korea, no details

At the same time, Mattis appeared unwilling to discuss the matter, saying he "will not go into details" about USA military options and that "I don't want to go into that". South Korea has raised the possibility of reintroducing nuclear weapons to the peninsula. The United States and its allies have been scrambling to respond to North Korea's accelerating nuclear program, which appears to be growing more sophisticated. Consulte Mais Informação

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Hurricane Maria now a top Category 5 storm: US Center

Hurricane Maria now a top Category 5 storm: US Center

Forecasters also were tracking Category 1 Hurricane Jose, packing 75-mph (120-kph) winds and located about 250 miles (405 km) east of North Carolina, and stirring unsafe surf and rip currents to much of the U.S. Maria could make a direct hit on Puerto Rico , which was spared the full brunt of Irma although much of the island had its power knocked out. Dominica authorities had closed schools and government offices and urged people to move from risky areas to shelters. Consulte Mais Informação

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Gramercy Property Trust (GPT) Holdings Lifted by Legal & General Group Plc

Gramercy Property Trust (GPT) Holdings Lifted by Legal & General Group Plc

GW&K Investment Management LLC purchased a new stake in Gramercy Property Trust in the second quarter worth about $218,000. Brookfield Asset Management Inc. The real estate investment trust reported $0.49 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.51 by ($0.02). BT Investment Management held 0.09% of Gramercy Property Trust during the latest period. Consulte Mais Informação

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Global Markets: Japan Rises After Holiday Break

Global Markets: Japan Rises After Holiday Break

U.S. economists have been flummoxed by persistently weak inflation this year but consumer prices jumped 0.4% in August, helping push the market odds of a December rate hike above 60% by Monday, up from just 37% a month ago. So far this year, the S&P 500 banking index .SPXBK is up less than 4 percent, underperforming the 9.2 percent gain in the S&P 500 dividend aristocrats index .SPDAUDP . Consulte Mais Informação

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