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Amazon picks New York City, Washington D.C. area for new offices

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SAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) picked America’s financial and political capitals for massive new offices on Tuesday, branching out from its home base in Seattle with plans to create more than 25,000 jobs in both New York City and an area just outside Washington, D.C. The world’s largest online retailer plans to spend Read More

Apergy to Participate in the Bank of America Global Energy Conference

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THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Nov. 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Apergy Corporation (“Apergy”) (NYSE: APY), announced today that Sivasankaran “Soma” Somasundaram, President and Chief Executive Officer, will attend and meet with investors at the Bank of America 2018 Global Energy Conference in Miami, Florida on Friday, November 16, 2018. The presentation to be used in the Read More

Zargon Oil & Gas Ltd. Provides 2018 Third Quarter Results

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CALGARY, Alberta, Nov. 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Zargon Oil & Gas Ltd. (“Zargon” or the “Company”) (TSX SYMBOLS: ZAR; ZAR.DB.A). FINANCIAL AND OPERATING HIGHLIGHTS (THREE MONTHS ENDED SEPTEMBER 30, 2018) Funds flow from operating activities of $1.93 million compared to $0.58 million recorded in the prior quarter, and $1.76 million reported in the third quarter Read More

Parkland Fuel Corporation Announces November 2018 Dividend

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CALGARY, Alberta, Nov. 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Parkland Fuel Corporation (“Parkland”) (TSX:PKI), Canada’s largest and one of North America’s fastest growing independent suppliers and marketers of fuel and petroleum products and a leading convenience store operator, today announced that a dividend of $0.0978 per share will be paid on December 14, 2018 to shareholders of Read More

S&P, Dow lose ground as crude plunge punishes energy stocks

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – The Dow and S&P 500 ended slightly lower on Tuesday following losses in energy shares and Boeing, offsetting a small gain in technology stocks and renewed hopes for progress in trade talks. Traders work on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, U.S., November 12, Read More

Starbucks to lay off 350 global corporate employees

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A Starbucks sign is show on one of the companies stores in Los Angeles, California, U.S. October 19,2018. REUTERS/Mike Blake (Reuters) – Starbucks Corp (SBUX.O) is laying off about 350 global corporate employees, Chief Executive Officer Kevin Johnson said on Tuesday in a memo to employees, seen by Reuters. The elimination of the non-store employees Read More

Steam bug allowed unlimited free downloads

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A man has been given $20,000 (£15,500) for discovering a bug in the Steam video games store that let people download any game for free. Security researcher Artem Moskowsky found a flaw in Steam’s portal for games developers that let anybody generate licence keys without paying. Millions of people use Steam to buy and download Read More

Germany needs crisis mentality to close digital gap: Merkel ally

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BERLIN/FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Germany’s thriving economy has lulled the country into a false sense of security that is hindering government efforts to close a digital technology gap with other leading economies, Chancellor Angela Merkel’s digital czar said on Tuesday. FILE PHOTO – Dorothee Baer, German Minister of State for Digitalization, attends a Reuters interview in Read More

Nigerian firm takes blame for routing Google traffic through China

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FILE PHOTO: A man walks past the brand logo of Alphabet Inc’s Google outside its office in Beijing, China, August 8, 2018. REUTERS/Thomas Peter SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Nigerian internet provider Main One Cable Co took responsibility on Tuesday for a glitch that caused some Google traffic to be temporarily misrouted through China, saying it Read More

Even after sell-off, Blackstone's Wien avoids gloom on U.S. stocks

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stocks have been battered over the last few weeks but a senior executive at Blackstone Group LP, one of the world’s most influential asset managers, said there is no cause to be overly worried about next year. Byron Wien, Vice Chairman of Private Wealth Solutions group, speaks during the Reuters Read More