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Global markets hit by Ukraine fears - Irish Independent

Washington Post

Global markets hit by Ukraine fears
Irish Independent
The ISEQ index of Irish shares closed down a quarter of a percent yesterday, after a sharp mid-afternoon drop undid positive momentum from strong US earnings overnight. Also in this section. Bonuses 'necessary' · General Electric 'in talks to buy Alstom for ...
Apple buoys Nasdaq; Ukraine weighs on broader marketThe Star Online
Cautiously, Wall Street Floats HigherNew York Times
Stocks close mostly higher on earnings; Apple upThe Seattle Times
Wall Street Journal -MarketWatch
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Tokyo core CPI logs fastest gain since 1992 - CNBC.com

CNBC.com

Tokyo core CPI logs fastest gain since 1992
CNBC.com
Michael Kelly, Managing Director & Global Head of Asset Allocation at Pinebridge Investments, says Japan has "won the war" against deflation. Core consumer prices in Tokyo, a leading indicator of nationwide inflation, rose to a 22-year high in April, fresh ...
Japan's Aso: CPI data shows deflation battle going wellReuters
Japan CPI Rises Less Than ExpectedWall Street Journal
Tokyo Inflation Quickens to Fastest Since 1992Bloomberg
MNI News -RTT News -Japan Today
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Hurt by Vehicle Recalls, GM's Profit Falls 85% - New York Times

New York Daily News

Hurt by Vehicle Recalls, GM's Profit Falls 85%
New York Times
DETROIT — General Motors, the nation's largest automaker, reported on Thursday that its net income in the first quarter fell about 85 percent, mostly because of costs associated with the recalls of millions of vehicles. And as part of its quarterly statement filed ...
GM says federal securities regulators are probing recallLansing State Journal
General Motors profit down by 85-percentWNWN-FM
GM's profit dragged down by recallsWashington Post
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Microsoft shows strong consumer, cloud-services growth - The Seattle Times

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Microsoft shows strong consumer, cloud-services growth
The Seattle Times
Even amid the decline in the PC market and an underdog status in certain consumer-device markets, Microsoft posted solid earnings Thursday in its fiscal third quarter, beating Wall Street expectations. Buoyed, as usual, by its corporate customers, but also by ...
Satya Nadella: Microsoft Will Show 'Courage In The Face Of Reality' (MSFT)SFGate
New Microsoft CEO Nadella impresses Wall Street, stresses challengesReuters
Microsoft results beat expectations with $5.7 billion in earningsFirstpost
CNET -New York Times
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GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares struggle, dollar slips as Ukraine tensions rise - Reuters

Economic Times

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares struggle, dollar slips as Ukraine tensions rise
Reuters
... * Failure to reach U.S.-Japan trade pact weighs on Nikkei. * Escalating Ukraine tension saps investors' appetite for risk. By Lisa Twaronite. TOKYO, April 25 (Reuters) - Asian stocks struggled to rise on Friday, as the impact of upbeat U.S. economic data and ...
Asian shares, dollar struggle on Ukraine anxietyReuters Canada
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares, dollar struggle on Ukraine anxietyReuters UK
Yen Near Strongest in Week as Ukraine Tension Spurs Haven DemandBusinessweek
Business Standard
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Amazon's slim profit meets analyst expectations - The Seattle Times

Economic Times

Amazon's slim profit meets analyst expectations
The Seattle Times
The online retail giant's chief financial officer also suggested that the increase to Amazon Prime hasn't scared off subscribers. By Jay Greene. Seattle Times business reporter. Related. Amazon launches grocery service for Prime members. Reader Comments.
Amazon Reports Thin ProfitsWall Street Journal
Amazon's Q1 2014 Earnings Hint At Streaming TV Services As Key ElementForbes
Amazon's Sales Satisfy the StreetBusinessweek
E-Commerce Times -Sydney Morning Herald -ABC News
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Ronald McDonald gets a hip new makeover - The Week Magazine

MiamiHerald.com

Ronald McDonald gets a hip new makeover
The Week Magazine
Ronald McDonald has replaced his passé overalls with a chic vest and pants combo, showing that just because you're a clown, you don't have to look like one. The Associated Press reports it is all part of a new campaign by McDonald's to boost weak sales.
Ronald McDonald Officially A HipsterWebProNews
Easton's Ronald McDonald stars in Taco Bell commercialCecil Whig
Ronald McDonald gets a makeover for social mediaCNET
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Durable-Goods Orders Rise 2.6% -- Update - Wall Street Journal

Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Durable-Goods Orders Rise 2.6% -- Update
Wall Street Journal
WASHINGTON--U.S. companies stepped up equipment investment in March, providing a boost to the manufacturing sector and offering the latest sign the economy is emerging from a winter slump. Orders for durable goods, products such as cars and ...
Treasuries Slip As Durable Goods Orders ClimbBarron's (blog)
Durable goods orders up 2.6 percent in MarchAppleton Post Crescent
U.S. oil futures rise after upbeat durable goods reportNASDAQ
Businessweek -Chron.com -Truckinginfo
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Taco Bell's US Taco Co. in HB; New Chef at Soho House - Eater LA

AdAge.com

Taco Bell's US Taco Co. in HB; New Chef at Soho House
Eater LA
us-taco-co-2.jpg HUNTINGTON BEACH— This summer, Taco Bell is launching a new fast-casual concept at The Strand in Huntington Beach called U.S. Taco Co. and Urban Tap Room. The restaurant will serve a menu of tacos and loaded fries, plus alcoholic ...
Taco Bell for FoodiesTIME
Polish Your Monocles, Because Taco Bell Is Going Fancy On Our AssesUproxx
Taco Bell to test US Taco Co. concept: Fancier food, boozy shakesLos Angeles Times
USA TODAY -Old Gold & Black
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Barclays to Pay $280 Million Fine Over Mortgage Securities - NASDAQ

ValueWalk

Barclays to Pay $280 Million Fine Over Mortgage Securities
NASDAQ
Barclays PLC on Thursday said it would pay $280 million to settle a lawsuit filed by a top U.S. regulator over mortgage securities the bank sold to mortgage companies Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac during last decade's housing bubble. The Federal Housing ...
Barclays Reaches $280 Million Settlement Over Loans Sold to GSEsBusinessweek
Housing regulator, Barclays settle for $280 millionKansas City Star
Barclays to pay $280 million to settle mortgage bond claimsReuters UK
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