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  1. 'Paulo Coelho's Best Story': Film ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

    Daniel Augusto's biopic chronicles the life of the Brazilian author of the best-sellers "The Alchemist" and "The Pilgrimage." film about the Brazilin author of such international literary blockbusters as The Alchemist and The Pilgrimage is no exception.

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  2. Stagnant User Growth Sends Twitter Stock Down 14 PercentThe social...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

    The social media company's stock closed down more than 14 percent after interim CEO Jack Dorsey outlined second quarter growth disappointment. At first glance, Twitter had a strong second quarter, reporting revenue growth of 63 percent and adjusted earnings above what Wall Street was anticipating.

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  3. Facebook Delivers on High Second Quarter Earnings ExpectationsThe...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

    Facebook responded to high second-quarter expectations with a solid performance, reporting adjusted earnings of 50 cents per share on revenue of $4.04 billion, a 39 percent gain over the $2.9 billion in revenue that the company reported for the same period last year. Expectations were high for Facebook heading into the company's Wednesday call with investors.

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  4. Future of Tele-Town Halls Unclear to LawmakersRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Roll Call

    The Federal Communications Commission was in damage control mode on Wednesday, trying to ratchet back comments made by the agency's chairman, Tom Wheeler, in testimony to a House Energy and Commerce panel earlier earlier this week. Wheeler told mystified members of the subcommittee on communications and technology that his agency had effectively banned tele-town halls in clarifying its interpretation of rules last month stemming from a 1991 law dealing with telephone consumer protection.

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  5. Net Neutrality and the Fight for Social JusticeRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Tikkun Magazine

    "Historically, the debate over net neutrality has been between techies, public interest groups, and big telecoms ," says activist Steven Renderos. "The real voices of people outside of D.C. haven't really been heard on these issues up until this last year."

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  6. Whole Foods Market (WFM) stock is slipping after the company released its latest earnings results.Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    Wall Street was expecting the company to earn 45 cents a share on revenue of $3.69 billion, according to analysts polled by Thomson Reuters. In addition, comparable store sales on a constant currency basis increased by 1.3%.

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  7. Want a Free Tesla? Here's How to Get a Cheaper Model S and Maybe a Free Model XRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau put out a series of tweets noting that the Palo Alto, Calif.-based Tesla is instituting a customer referral program to help cut the cost of marketing the Model S and also stoke demand. BREAKING: $TSLA launches customer referral program for Model S. Those referring customer get $1,000.

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  8. Students Find that Their Courses From For-Profit Colleges Usually Won't TransferRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    NEW YORK - Students at for-profit colleges typically get whacked by a double whammy. Not only do they pay sky-high tuition leading to big student loan balances, but they are generally unable to transfer their credits when they try to leave.

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  9. Yelp Chairman Resigns, Stock Plummets 28%Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Fast Company

    PayPal cofounder Max Levchin has resigned his post as chairman of Yelp's board after a disappointing second-quarter earnings call on Tuesday . "We thank Max for all his contributions to Yelp since its founding in 2004 when he provided the seed capital to start the company," CEO Jeremy Stoppelman said in a statement .

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  10. Stocks rally into the close after the Federal Reserve keeps rates unchanged.Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    NEW YORK -- The Federal Reserve wasn't expected to raise rates in July, and didn't, but Wall Street still rallied into the close on Tuesday amid expectations that the central bank would keep borrowing costs unchanged. The S&P 500 rose 0.7% while the Dow Jones Industrial Average also added 0.7%, and the technology-heavy Nasdaq gained 0.4%.

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  11. The economy is stronger, so staying somewhere that's not right for you isn't necessary any more.Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    NEW YORK - Quitting your job is never easy, even when you can't wait to get out the door. Even if you have something else lined up, you might not know how to go to work at a place that knows you're leaving.

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  12. 5 Big Stocks on Traders' RadarsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    Put down the 10-K filings and the stock screeners. It's time to take a break from the traditional methods of generating investment ideas .

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  13. Financial Engines, LKQ Offer Solid Value, Says Villere ManagerRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    NEW YORK -- Financial Engines will continue to outperform because the company offers a valuable service to those who desperately need investing guidance, said George Young, portfolio manager for the Villere Balanced Fund . "This is a company that helps people save for retirement and to invest correctly," said Young about the company founded by Nobel Prize winning economist Bill Sharpe .

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  14. All Super Bowl 2016 Commercials Will Be Live-Streamed, Says CBSRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

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  15. Oil- and commodity-related shares perform well.Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    The market did a nice job of building on yesterday's oversold bounce, which has the bulls feeling optimistic that another V-shaped recovery can develop. The FOMC interest rate announcement was a mild positive as the tone was modestly dovish and didn't suggest any desire to raise rates quickly.

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  16. Three ways to profit after last Friday's crazy freefall.Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    Last Friday, Biogen was crushed after reporting a subpar quarter and lowering guidance for the rest of the year. What followed was an absolute disaster, with the stock falling almost $60 to $326 and then another $26 to close around $300.

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  17. The transports have been the canary in the coal mine for the entire market for months.Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    It's nice to see equities moving higher after a pretty nasty week of selling, but the sector that's most impressive is transportation, which is now peeking above the 50-day moving average for the first time in months. The transports have been the canary in the coal mine for the entire equities market for months.

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  18. Buyout business continues to fuel Carlyle Group's profits, as firm turns cautiousRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    The Carlyle Group on Wednesday reported a second consecutive quarterly decline in one key measure of performance while its respected investment guru said the company is taking a cautious approach based on roiling world markets. However, Carlyle said it will give shareholders a quarterly dividend of 89 cents per share, which is a whopping 9 percent yield.

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  19. Businesses, Change What They Say About YouRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    I'm the Founder and CEO of Reputation.com . I started my business because digital privacy, Big Data and online reputation are issues that impact everyone from individuals to massive corporations.

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  20. Musk Offers Model S Referral Program as Tesla's First IncentiveRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Tesla Motors Inc. will provide discounts when an owner recommends a Model S to a new buyer. It's the first incentive program for the company, which eschews traditional advertising and dealer networks.

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