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Dollar tramples yen and everything in its path

Reuters Biz News - Thu, 02/20/2020 - 08:09
The dollar trampled everything in its path on Thursday after a steep and sudden slide in the Japanese yen called into question its safe-haven status and others from the euro and pound to the Australian dollar were all sent cartwheeling.
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Exclusive: Westinghouse set to sign pact with Indian firm for nuclear reactors during Trump visit

Reuters Biz News - Thu, 02/20/2020 - 08:06
U.S. energy firm Westinghouse is expected to sign a new agreement with state-run Nuclear Power Corporation of India for the supply of six nuclear reactors during U.S. President Donald Trump's visit next week, officials said, aiming to kickstart a long-running project.
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Domino's U.S. same-store sales, profit beat estimates, shares jump 20%

Reuters Biz News - Thu, 02/20/2020 - 08:04
Domino's Pizza Inc on Thursday reported quarterly U.S. same-store sales and profit above analysts' estimates, as its focus on faster delivery and new promotions to lure diners paid off, sending shares up nearly 20%.
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UPDATE 1-Domino's U.S. same-store sales, profit beat estimates, shares jump 20%

Reuters Company News - Thu, 02/20/2020 - 08:03
Domino's Pizza Inc on Thursday reported quarterly U.S. same-store sales and profit above analysts' estimates, as its focus on faster delivery and new promotions to lure diners paid off, sending shares up nearly 20%.
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The Best iPad (2020): Which Apple Tablet Should You Buy?

Wired RSS Feed - Thu, 02/20/2020 - 08:00
Choosing an iPad is more complicated than it needs to be, but we're here to help with our complete guide to all of Apple's tablets.
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How a Princess Cruise Became a Coronavirus Catastrophe

Wired RSS Feed - Thu, 02/20/2020 - 08:00
The 2,666 passengers signed up for a two-week vacation. They ended up at the heart of a global epidemic.
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Wall Street-backed exchange MEMX plans to launch in July

Reuters Company News - Thu, 02/20/2020 - 08:00
The Members Exchange (MEMX), a new would-be bourse backed by major Wall Street firms, said on Thursday it plans to launch the exchange on July 24 following the closure of a funding round led by JPMorgan, Goldman Sachs and Jane Street Capital.
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ViacomCBS revenue falls 3% in first quarterly report since merger

CNBC Earnings - Thu, 02/20/2020 - 07:58
ViacomCBS posted a 3% drop in revenue on Thursday as the company reported its first quarterly results since the merger of the two media firms late last year.
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ViacomCBS revenue falls 3% in first quarterly report since merger

CNBC Business News - Thu, 02/20/2020 - 07:58
ViacomCBS posted a 3% drop in revenue on Thursday as the company reported its first quarterly results since the merger of the two media firms late last year.
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Thyssenkrupp nears full sale of $17 billion elevator division - sources

Reuters Biz News - Thu, 02/20/2020 - 07:55
Thyssenkrupp is nearing a full sale of its elevator division, three people familiar with the matter said, adding this would secure the highest valuation of about 16 billion euros ($17.3 billion) to help it pay down debt.
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Bluetooth-Related Flaws Threaten Dozens of Medical Devices

Wired RSS Feed - Thu, 02/20/2020 - 07:00
Hundreds of smart devices—including pacemakers—are exposed thanks to a series of vulnerabilities in the Bluetooth Low Energy protocol. 
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Cities Fighting Climate Woes Hasten 'Green Gentrification'

Wired RSS Feed - Thu, 02/20/2020 - 07:00
Seawalls, parks, and elevated buildings can protect against rising tides. But they can also push the price of housing up, and longtime residents out.
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EU privacy body warns of privacy risks in Google, Fitbit deal

Reuters Biz News - Thu, 02/20/2020 - 06:50
Alphabet Inc-owned Google's $2.1 billion bid for fitness trackers company Fitbit could pose privacy risks, the European Data Protection Board (EDPB) warned on Thursday, adding its voice to other critics of the deal.
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