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Finance DC-area companies make Fortune's 'Best Companies to Work For'
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For the sixth consecutive year, Google has earned the title of "world's best company to work" in a ranking bestowed by Fortune under Fortune 100 list . Visit newsroom.hilton.com for more information and connect with Hilton on Facebook , Twitter , LinkedIn , Instagram and YouTube . Wegmans is one of a dozen companies to be on the list for all 20 years of the list's lifespan.

Finance Hyperloop Track, First Test Track at Actual Size, Unveiled in Nevada
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The ambitious plan to build the world's first Hyperloop is moving full steam ahead with Hyperloop One's unveiling of a full-scale track to test the cutting edge transit technology. "Tying together the Middle East region would produce greater virtual density, without congestion and pollution, spurring innovation, productivity, job growth and more powerful sharing of knowledge, labor and investment", said Lloyd in a statement.

Author: 0 Signet Jewelers Limited (NYSE:SIG) Advances 1.44% in Pre-session Trade

It closed the session at $93.86 with a volume of 1353200 shares. Price Target is basically a projection of future price of a company's stock by the expert analysis of investment analysts or investment firms. Over all, for the quarter that ended January 28, Signet Jewelers reported a profit of $297.5 million, or $3.92 a share, compared with $271.9 million, or $3.42 a share, a year earlier.

Finance Nicki Minaj Ties Aretha Franklin for Most Hot 100 Singles Amongst Women
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ABC/Randy HolmesRemy Ma is officially over the supposed beef she had with Nicki Minaj late last month. Khia weighed in on the Remy/Nicki beef on her Instagram , but the short video took an unexpected turn when, instead of talking about Remy and/or Nicki, she spent most of the time talking about how hot she thinks Remy's rapper husband is- Papooseis.

Author: 0 Impax Laboratories Inc (IPXL) Stock Rating Lowered by Susquehanna Bancshares Inc

They set a "neutral" rating and a $15.00 price target on the stock. Deutsche Bank AG reaffirmed a "hold" rating and set a $17.00 price target on shares of Impax Laboratories in a research report on Friday, December 23rd. While in the same Quarter Previous year, the Actual EPS was $0.43. The firm's quarterly revenue was down 29.7% compared to the same quarter a year ago.

Finance 19 dead, 25 injured in fire at Guatemalan orphanage
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But local media say the shelter was also functioning as a juvenile detention centre, to which judges were sending adolescents involved in criminal cases. Firefighters posted photographs on social media of what appeared to be numerous ash-smeared bodies partially covered by blankets in a large room. In Guatemala's Congress, lawmakers held a minute of silence for the victims of the fire before demanding those in charge of the center be dismissed.

Finance RadioShack Again Files for Bankruptcy
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The electronics chain now operates 10 stores in Western Mass., and one store in Worcester and over 30 in the eastern part of the state. As such, several hundred Radio Shack stores will be converted into Sprint-branded stores. The chain retailer was founded in 1922, and since the 2015 bankruptcy has been operating as a private company. The acquisition by General Wireless followed a bankruptcy auction in 2015.

Finance Snow to slow Friday commuters in Morris
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Today's high will be near 55. The odd weather predicted this week follows the rollercoaster-like pattern we saw in February, when temperatures crept up to the 70s only to dip back down to the 20s over the weekend. Early indications put Boston in the 3-5 inch range, but this could change depending on the speed and track of the storm. Southwest wind 5 to 10 miles per hour becoming north in the afternoon.

Finance 'Watershed moment' for European Central Bank - analysts reach to Draghi's comments
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Following are highlights of ECB President Mario Draghi's comments at a press conference after the policy meeting. "Underlying inflation pressures continue to remain subdued, the Governing Council will continue to look through changes in HICP inflation if judged to be transient and to have no implication for the medium term outlook for price stability".

Finance Schmidt names unchanged Ireland side
Author: 0 Schmidt names unchanged Ireland side

IRELAND (probable): R Kearney (Leinster); K Earls (Munster), G Ringrose (Leinster), R Henshaw (Leinster), S Zebo (Munster); J Sexton (Leinster), C Murray (Munster); J McGrath (Leinster), R Best (Ulster, capt), T Furlong (Leinster); D Ryan (Munster), D Toner (Leinster); CJ Stander (Munster), S O'Brien (Leinster), J Healsip (Leinster).

Finance Brazil's economy dips 3.6% in 2016 in historic recession
Author: 0 Brazil's economy dips 3.6% in 2016 in historic recession

A 1.4% increment year-on-year capped a 34-month run of shrinking output in Brazil, according to numbers released by the Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE). In the fourth quarter of 2016, the economy shrank by 0.9 percent from the third quarter and 2.5 percent year-on-year. Brazil's economy has fallen further into its worst ever recession, contracting by 3.6 percent in 2016 and pressure is mounting on policymakers to stimulate growth.

Author: 0 Mattis Meets With Israeli Defense Minister

Liberman and Pence discussed Iran's recent missile tests, which Liberman told the Vice President served as a sign that the United States can not trust any agreements made with the regime in Tehran. He is scheduled to meet with Vice President Mike Pence, Secretary of Defense James Mattis, and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. "It's under consideration", Toner said.

Finance Several skiers feared buried in French Alps avalanche
Author: 0 Several skiers feared buried in French Alps avalanche

The search party was sent out on Tuesday evening, but at around midnight, it was interrupted, owing to poor visibility, and restarted in the morning, according to Dutch news site De Telegraaf. We had to dig to try and find people so it was very real. It was the second avalanche in a month for Tignes, where four skiers died in February. Nicolas Martrenchard, deputy prefect of nearby Albertville, said twenty-five "more or less shocked" people sought help from rescue workers.

Finance Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc
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The stock had previously closed at $12.41. (VRX) has commenced an offer to purchase for cash up to $600,000,000 aggregate principal amount of the Company's outstanding 6.75% Senior Notes Due 2018 (the "Notes") upon terms and subject to the conditions set forth in the Offer to Purchase, dated March 7, 2017, and a related Letter of Transmittal.

Finance BA criticised for plans to reduce legroom
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BA has 68 A320 planes in its fleet, along with 18 of the larger A321s aircraft. Airbus A320 and A321 jets will, according to the BBC , get another two rows of seats, making 12 in total. A BA spokesman told SunOnline: "Customers fly with us because we offer quality and value in all areas - from ticket prices to meals on board". Earlier this year BA also eliminated its complimentary food and drink service, now charging economy passengers for water and more, causing questions over how it can ...

Finance Urban Outfitters annual profit falls for 3rd year
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Urban Outfitters, Inc . (NASDAQ:URBN)'s mean EPS estimate was $0.25 for the quarter ended on 4/2016, while it reported EPS of $0.25 on 5/18/2016 After Market Close, meeting the analysts' consensus estimate by 0.00 with surprise factor of 0.00%.

Finance Caterpillar accused of tax fraud
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Federal agents raided Caterpillar's corporate headquarters on March 2. Lead plaintiff Jacob Newman says Caterpillar began misleading investors when it released an annual earnings report in February 2013 and has continued to release fraudulent quarterly earnings reports up to and including the 2016 year-end report.

Finance GM sells its European Opel division to French automaker PSA
Author: 0 GM sells its European Opel division to French automaker PSA

Investors have driven GM's stock price up $2.71 per share, or 7.6%, to $38.23 since February 13, the day before the two companies confirmed they were in discussions. The agreement comes after months of negotiations between the two carmakers that have occasionally stumbled over the issue of Opel's pension deficit and the ability of PSA to use GM's electric auto technology.