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Lucky Charms added its first new marshmallow in 10 years

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Josh DeWitt, marketing manager of Lucky Charms, said in a press release that input from children helped with the decision. The hourglass has been part of the cereal since 2008. Fans of Lucky Charms seem to be ecstatic over this announcement, taking to Twitter to express their overzealous excitement. It will be available more widely at major grocery retailers and big box stores in March, according to the news release. Read More »

Oil Price Stabilises As Brent Crude Gains At $65.30 Per Barrel

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Crude oil prices gained some ground Monday in a trading session lightened by the USA federal holiday. The Brent variety was moving in the red zone because of the rise in the United States dollar, which also affects demand, making commodities denominated in dollars more expensive for countries using other currencies. Read More »

Ukip leader Henry Bolton sacked by party members

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Mr Bolton's downfall came at an emergency party meeting called after the The Mail on Sunday revealed his glamour-model girlfriend, Jo Marney, had made racist remarks about Meghan Markle . It's time for UKIP to focus on politics and Brexit and not private lives. But Mr Bolton "does not rule out" running for leader again in the event of losing on Saturday. Read More »

Markets Right Now: Stocks surge; Dow industrials gain 400

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The gains were buoyed by strength in the share prices of oil and gas companies. Benchmark U.S. 10-year Treasury yields US10YT=RR dipped to 2.842 percent, shy of a four-year peak of 2.9020 percent hit on Monday. The Dow was up 488 points, or 2 percent, to 24,678. "Over the short term, the selloff is likely to persist for the next few weeks because we are still in an adjustment period with people focusing on inflation data", said Lisa Erickson, head of traditional investments for US Bank ... Read More »

FDA: Several pet foods contaminated with Salmonella

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Following in the footsteps of 2 other pet food manufacturers, Redbarn Pet Products has voluntarily recalled its 7-inch Bully Stick 3-packs due to possible Salmonella contamination. and 1 lb. chubs of Ground Turkey Pet Food because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella . "Smokehouse is proud of our consistent quality and safety processes in place". Read More »

Germany's Martin Schulz resigns as Social Democrat leader

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The plan to quell internal strife with a fast leadership reshuffle now seems to have had the opposite effect, however, with critics questioning the legal basis for Nahles' elevation to interim leader prior to her formal nomination by the party leadership committee. Read More »

Celebrating National Pizza Day with Blaze Pizza

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On Friday, get a free sampling at Baskin Robbins of their polar pizza ice cream treat. It's also National Pizza Day! Pizza parlours around the country are offering mad discounts, from entirely free pizzas to half price doughs. California Pizza Kitchen: Get a free upgrade to a new low-carb Cauliflower Pizza Crust through February 9. Approximately 3 billion pizzas are sold in the US each year. Read More »

Snow and freezing rain on the way for southern Ontario

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The agency said a brief period of snow could be expected following the freezing rain, but not enough for significant accumulation. It should be around for several hours before tapering off Sunday night and turning back to light snow. Motorists should exercise caution, as road surfaces may become icy and slippery. They also advised for people to maintain a safe distance when driving and to a lot more time for commutes. Read More »

Sask. tied for 2nd lowest unemployment rate in Canada

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Ontario had the biggest jobs decline among the provinces, shedding 50,900 positions on a drop in part-time work. While that is lower than the national number, the dollar amount of $27.83 in Ontario is higher than for all of Canada at $27.46 for January, said Gordon Song, an analyst with Statistics Canada, in an email. Read More »

LL Bean Ditches Legendary Return Policy

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The return policy covered the full lifetime of the item. In a follow-up conversation with Outside, an L.L. Bean spokesperson elaborated that in the last five years, the percent of returns that violate the guarantee policy-which was created to protect customers who received defective products-had doubled to 15 percent, costing the company approximately $250 million. Read More »

General Motors Posts Strong Results Despite Its Losses

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About 1.82M shares traded. Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. Suncor Energy Inc. (NYSE:SU) has risen 22.43% since February 7, 2017 and is uptrending. Evercore Trust Company decreased Ford Mtr Co Del (F) stake by 3.51% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Read More »

Activision Blizzard, Inc (NASDAQ:ATVI) To Release Earnings

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The video game debuted in early November and surpassed $1 billion in sales after about six weeks, according to the company. The volume of 6.16 Million shares climbed up over an trading activity of 5.83 Million shares. Activision Blizzard, Inc . The company has a market cap of $52,520.00, a PE ratio of 47.58, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 2.04 and a beta of 1.11. Read More »

Nassar Receives Third and Final Prison Sentence

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This comes on top of Nassar's sentence to as much as 175 years almost two weeks ago in a Lansing, Mich., courtroom, for similar crimes in that jurisdiction. The stunning victim impact statements from the "army of survivors" have focused sharply critical attention on the systems of power that protected Nassar for so long. Read More »

Investors poorer by Rs 2.7 lakh crore in one day

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It is a double blow for investors after the Sensex has lost almost 2,500 points since the Long Term Capital Gains (LTCG) Tax was proposed by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in his 1 February Budget. The rout in global equities deepened in Asia as inflation worries gripped financial markets, sending U.S. stock futures sinking further into the red after Wall Street suffered its biggest decline since 2011. Read More »

Bitcoin dipped below $6000 for the first time since November

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It has erased nearly 65 per cent of its value from a record high $US19,511 in December. Yesterday, the original cryptocurrency dropped below $7,000 for the first time since mid-November, finishing the session at $6,955.27. The Bitcoin index continues to dip as bank all around the world bans its customer on buying digital currency. Early last week, Facebook banned ads for cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings, saying such ads are "frequently associated with misleading or deceptive ... Read More »

S. African president faces top ruling party officials

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Ever since he was replaced as leader of the ruling African National Congress (ANC) party by Cyril Ramaphosa, the country's deputy president, Zuma has been in a weakened position as he is battling a string of corruption allegations. "The ANC top six have held them at president Zuma's guesthouse". On the other hand, Zuma has become a liability and many members want the president to leave soon so the ANC, can rebuild ahead of 2019 elections. Read More »

Alibaba takes stake in Ant Financial as revenue surges 56%

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About 707,655 shares traded. Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU) has risen 176.27% since February 2, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 2.77% the S&P500. PepsiCo had 64 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Monday, August 14 by RBC Capital Markets. Read More »

Second woman 'arrested' in Tehran for hijab protest

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The as-yet unidentified woman was detained in Tehran after standing on a telecoms box, taking off her headscarf and holding it in the air on a stick. "Women show their opposition to such forceful approaches by their very clothing, from resisting covering their hair to wearing long boots and leggings", she wrote in a series of tweets this week. Read More »