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The change follows the departures of chief operating officer for technology Günther Ottendorfer and Jeff Nelson, senior vice president of marketing growth, less than two months ago. "Michel's (Combes) experience across the telecommunication and cable industries will be invaluable to Sprint as we execute the next phase of our transformation".
  • US, Pakistan trade angry charges as relations falter

    US, Pakistan trade angry charges as relations falter

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    Trump tweeted Monday the United States had received "nothing but lies and deceit" in return for "foolishly" giving Pakistan more than $33 billion in aid in the last 15 years to fight terrorism. Trump's administration had been threatening to keep the $255 million over Pakistan's alleged ties to the Haqqani network , known associates of the Afghan Taliban , since August.
  • Express Scripts Holding (ESRX) VP Sells 10104 Shares of Stock

    Express Scripts Holding (ESRX) VP Sells 10104 Shares of Stock

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    Inventure Foods, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNAK) has declined 34.17% since January 2, 2017 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 3.59% the S&P500. Washington Trust Bank decreased its stake in Aristotle Holdings ( ESRX ) by 90.26% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC.
  • Tuna goes for $323000 at Tokyo fish market's final New Year auction

    Tuna goes for $323000 at Tokyo fish market's final New Year auction

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    The market, which opened in 1935, is best known for its daily pre-dawn auctions of tuna, for use by everyone from top Michelin-star sushi chefs to ordinary grocery stores. The relocation of Tsukiji fish market in Chuo Ward to the Toyosu district in Koto Ward was delayed by nearly two years after Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike postponed it in August 2016.
  • Debenhams warns on profits

    Debenhams warns on profits

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    In the 17 weeks to 30 December 2017, the group reported that like-for-like sales fell 1.3 per cent, while like-for-like sales stripping out currency fluctuations were down 1.8 per cent. In April past year, Bucher announced plans to close 11 warehouses and put up to 10 stores under review, plunging at least 220 jobs into uncertainty.
  • Investors Buy Philip Morris International (PM) on Weakness

    Investors Buy Philip Morris International (PM) on Weakness

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    Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss Llc who had been investing in Altria Group Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $133.94 billion market cap company. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Tuesday, September 26 by Jefferies. The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, January 11th.
  • FCC Chairman Ajit Pai cancels Consumer Electronics Show appearance over death threats

    FCC Chairman Ajit Pai cancels Consumer Electronics Show appearance over death threats

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    Recently, Pai was forced to cut his speech on why he thinks repealing net neutrality rules is a good thing for consumers and the country because of a bomb threat at agency headquarters. That vote later took place on 15 December. In 2014 protesters camped outside the home of then-Chairman Tom Wheeler, a Democrat , and prevented him from leaving his driveway.
  • IndiGo Airlines reprimanded by House panel in passenger assault case

    IndiGo Airlines reprimanded by House panel in passenger assault case

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    Airlines overbook and deny boarding to confirm passengers, added the report. An industry consultant said the report may not lead to drastic changes since aviation is a deregulated sector. Unlike the claims of airline companies, it has been found that these companies, especially the low-priced air carrier such as Indigo, the condition of their check-in counter was in bad shape.
  • Environmental Audit Committee Calls On Government For

    Environmental Audit Committee Calls On Government For "Latte Levy"

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    In a report published on Friday, they said the Government had "sat on its hands" as the country has proceeded to throw away 2.5 billion disposable coffee cups a year . "Anything that would help facilitate the recycling of these cups is a good thing", he said. "In much the same way that people now often carry a bag-for-life to avoid the 5p bag charge, we heard that there would be times when people could plan ahead and bring a reusable cup, for instance, on the way to work or throughout the ...