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  1. BRIEF-Regency Centers stockholders approve proposed merger with Equity OneRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Reuters

    WASHINGTON, Feb 24 The U.S. Federal Communications Commission will block some Obama administration rules that subject broadband providers to stricter scrutiny than websites, a spokesman said on Friday, in a victory for internet providers such as AT&T Inc, Comcast Corp and Verizon Communications Inc.

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  2. Hayfin Raises $3.8 Billion New Money for Direct Lending StrategyRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Hayfin Capital Management LLP, a London-based business lender founded by Goldman Sachs Group Inc. alumni, has reached a final close of 3.6 billion euros for its European direct-lending fund, the firm said in a statement on Friday. Hayfin raised the capital from new and existing institutional investors, including public pension funds, sovereign wealth funds, insurance companies and endowments.

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  3. SoFi Raises $500 Million Led by Silver Lake for Global ExpansionRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Social Finance Inc. said it raised $500 million in a financing round led by private equity firm Silver Lake Partners. It plans to use the funds for international expansion of its online lending business and development of new financial products.

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  4. How Robots and AI Could Save American Water Utilities Half A Trillion DollarsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Fast Company

    That term, which should be retired by now, is nevertheless at the heart of new technology from HiBot USA , a combination of robotics, big data, and artificial intelligence that aims to help countless municipal water utilities around the United States do a more efficient job of upgrading their aging pipelines. Here's what we're talking about: Water in the United States is generally handled locally, by the 50,000 municipal utilities charged with bringing water in and moving it around through millions of miles of piping.

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  5. BRIEF-Xerox sets quarterly cash dividend of $0.0625 per shareRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Reuters

    WASHINGTON, Feb 24 President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Friday to place "regulatory reform" task forces within federal agencies in what may be the most far reaching effort to pare back U.S. red tape in recent decades.

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  6. BRIEF-Royal Canadian Mint says qtrly consolidated revenue $553.8 mln vs $762.1 mlnRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Reuters

    WASHINGTON, Feb 24 The U.S. Federal Communications Commission will block some Obama administration rules that subject broadband providers to stricter scrutiny than websites, a spokesman said on Friday, in a victory for internet providers such as AT&T Inc, Comcast Corp and Verizon Communications Inc. * Callinize Inc files to say it raised about $15.8 million in equity financing - SEC filing Source text:

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  7. Auto parts giant Magna raises concerns about protectionist trade measuresRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CBC News

    Magna International has operations in 29 countries including the U.S. and Mexico. Company chief executive Don Walker said any border adjustment tax imposed by the United States would be negative for the industry, but noted it's still too early to tell what's going to happen.

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  8. FCC puts the brakes on ISP privacy rules it just passed in OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | CIO

    The new chairman of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission will seek a stay on privacy rules for broadband providers that the agency just passed in October. FCC Chairman Ajit Pai will ask for either a full commission vote on the stay before parts of the rules take effect next Thursday or he will instruct FCC staff to delay part of the rules pending a commission vote, a spokesman said Friday.

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  9. Georgia Gambling Bill Faces Strong OppositionRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    An expected Senate committee vote in Georgia for a bill that would allow casino gambling in the state was cancelled yesterday and has left the future of the bill in doubt, according to the Atlanta Journal Constitution .

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  10. One Tiny Leading Indicator Means a Great Big Deal for the Oil MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    A change in how Saudi Arabia sells light crude oil to Asia could show that oversupply concerns in the Atlantic are fading. An RBC research note circulated to investors Friday argues that a hike in the Official Selling Price for Saudi light and sweet crude in Asian markets could be a leading indicator that some oversupply concerns are finally abating.

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  11. FCC Tosses Stricter Rules for Broadband ProvidersRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    The FCC is looking to block certain Obama-ear rules that place harsher rules on broadband providers from taking effect. The FCC is going to block broadband privacy rules that were approved by the Obama administration back in October, which placed stricter rules on broadband service providers, Reuters reports.

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  12. Search Warrant Linked to Amazon Echo Recording in Arkansas Killing Could Affect SalesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    In a 16-page argument filed in state court, Amazon asserts the First Amendment should protect both Alexa's audio recordings and responses to users. Amazon has moved to to quash a search warrant for it to turn over audio recorded by one of its Amazon Echo devices near an alleged murder in Arkansas, citing free speech concerns, but the case could affect sales of the popular device as well.

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  13. L Brands' Victoria's Secret Can't Support the StockRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    On Wednesday, L Brands , parent company of Victoria's Secret and Bath & Body Works, reported fourth-quarter results and cut guidance. The stock got crushed.

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  14. Home Purchases Way Up: Do Signs of a Healthy Spring Season Abound?Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    A new report shows that November 2016 new home sales were way up. Is that a good sign for the spring, 2017 housing market? Or is it a sign that buyers were getting in before rates rise? According to International Center on Housing Risk, a nonprofit, non-partisan housing research center based in Washington, D.C., November agency home loan volumes "swelled up by 30% over November, 2015."

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  15. Micron is almost ready for another run higher: KamichRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    MU could have a bit more minor weakness before it works still higher in the months ahead. Earlier this month we commented on MU , and with some weakness in the past couple of weeks a fresh look would not hurt.

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  16. This business is really, REALLY underwaterRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Those "pop-up" restaurants are just so old fashioned. The new craze just may be swim-in.

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  17. TSX posts worst day of the year with 247-point lossRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | CBC News

    The main TSX index was off by more than 250 points on Friday as oil companies and banks all finished lower. Canada's benchmark stock index had its worst day of the year as oil prices moved lower and financial firms sold off, despite record earnings at some of Canada's biggest banks.

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  18. FCC chair to block implementation of stricter broadband privacy rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Reuters

    Feb 24 The new U.S. Federal Communications Commission chief will move to block broadband privacy rules, approved by the Obama administration, that subject broadband providers to stricter scrutiny than websites, a spokesman said on Friday, in a victory for internet providers like AT&T Inc, Comcast Corp and Verizon Communications Corp. The spokesman for FCC Chairman Ajit Pai said Pai believes all companies in the "online space should be subject to the same rules, and the federal government should not favor one set of companies over another." Pai plans by March 2 to delay the implementation of the rules which subject companies to stricter oversight than websites under Federal Trade Commission rules, the spokesman said.

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  19. Friday's ETF with Unusual Volume: URARead the original story

    9 hrs ago | MarketNewsVideo

    The Uranium ETF is seeing unusually high volume in afternoon trading Friday, with over 1.9 million shares traded versus three month average volume of about 614,000. Shares of URA were down about 1.4% on the day.

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  20. Friday's ETF Movers: XRT, ILFRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | MarketNewsVideo

    In trading on Friday, the SPDR S&P Retail ETF is outperforming other ETFs, up about 1.8% on the day. Components of that ETF showing particular strength include shares of Foot Locker , up about 8.4% and shares of Nordstrom , up about 6.1% on the day.

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