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Will President Trump Repeal Dodd-Frank Too (Or, at Least, Try to)?

Will President Trump Repeal Dodd-Frank Too (Or, at Least, Try to)?

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The financial market showed major losses on Wall Street, Tuesday, as big banks could not get anything out of President Donald Trump' pledge to eliminate strict industry ...

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Whole Foods Expected To Come Under Pressure From Activist Investor

Whole Foods Expected To Come Under Pressure From Activist Investor

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Jana Partners has bought a stake in Whole Foods making the hedge fund that is activist in nature the second-biggest investor of the grocery chain. The intentions of the activist ...

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Google Launches Fact Checking Option in News Search Queries

Google Launches Fact Checking Option in News Search Queries

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As the leading search engine on the web—and as a major technology company, in general—Google is now adding a special fact-checking tag that improves search results across the ...

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FDA Approves 23andMe Genetic Testing for Direct Consumer Purchase

FDA Approves 23andMe Genetic Testing for Direct Consumer Purchase

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The United States Food and Drug Administration has just announced the first approved home genetic test for 10 health risks. The test can determine risk for various genetic ...

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California Governor Declares the Golden State Drought is Officially Over

California Governor Declares the Golden State Drought is Officially Over

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California Governor Jerry Brown, on Friday, lifted the several-year state of emergency issued at the start of what has become quite a historic drought. Thankfully, this was a very ...

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Jobs Report Shows Mixed Results, but Things Are Getting Better

Jobs Report Shows Mixed Results, but Things Are Getting Better

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According to a report released this week, the unemployment rate in the United States fell to 4.5 percent from 4.7 percent, in February. More importantly, the broadest measure of ...

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IRS Reports FAFSA Data Tool Breach Could Comprise Data of 100,000 Taxpayers

IRS Reports FAFSA Data Tool Breach Could Comprise Data of 100,000 Taxpayers

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Last month, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and the Federal Student Aid (FSA) agency announced that the Data Retrieval Tool (DRT) that families use to import tax information ...

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Uber and Google (and Waymo) Go Toe To Toe Over Self-Driving Car Technology Patents

Uber and Google (and Waymo) Go Toe To Toe Over Self-Driving Car Technology Patents

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On Friday, Uber responded to a lawsuit filed by a company called Waymo who had recently accused the ride-hailing app company of, essentially, stealing sensitive ...

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More Than A Dozen Charged in Illegal Opioid Prescription Conspiracy in New York

More Than A Dozen Charged in Illegal Opioid Prescription Conspiracy in New York

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13 people have just been indicted in a massive DEA operation—codename Avalanche—which has found suspects attempting to defraud Medicaid and Medicare of millions of dollars by ...

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KFC Announces Commitment to Use Completely Antibiotic Free Chicken

KFC Announces Commitment to Use Completely Antibiotic Free Chicken

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Probably known better as KFC, Kentucky Fried Chicken announced, today, a plan to be completely antibiotic-free by the end of 2018. Basically, KFC US will only buy its chicken from ...

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