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  1. Great Plains Energy's (GXP) CEO Terry Bassham on Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Seeking Alpha

    Good day, ladies and gentlemen. And thank you for standing by. Welcome to the Great Plains Energy fourth quarter 2016 earnings conference.

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  2. Italian Prosecutors Probe Vivendi Over Alleged Stock ManipulationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Hollywood Reporter

    According to Italian media reports, Vivendi head Vincent Bollore and CEO Arnaud de Puyfontaine are being investigated by Milan prosecutors for possible market manipulation, turning a very messy financial dispute into a criminal case. Last December, Vivendi increased their holdings in Mediaset to 28.8 percent becoming the second-largest shareholder after Silvio Berlusconi's Fininvest increased their shares to 40 percent in an effort to fend off the French attack.

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  3. Aflac Pushes Into Infrastructure Debt Investing in U.S., JapanRead the original story

    Friday | The Washington Post

    Aflac Inc., the largest seller of supplemental health insurance, has started betting on infrastructure debt at its U.S. and Japan businesses. The company, which pushed into that asset class in the fourth quarter, invested $13 million in the debt last year at its Japan operation and $2 million at its U.S. business, according to a regulatory filing Friday.

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  4. Health Insurers Said to Meet With Trump on Obamacare PlansRead the original story

    Friday | The Washington Post

    Top U.S. health insurance executives will meet Monday with President Donald Trump, according to people familiar with plans for the session, a sign of the White House's deepening involvement in efforts to repeal and replace Obamacare. Attendees will include chief executives of some of the biggest U.S. health insurers, like UnitedHealth Group Inc., Aetna Inc., Cigna Corp., Independence Blue Cross and BlueCross BlueShield of North Carolina.

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  5. Retirement Can Be a Drag. Here's How to Fix ThatRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | SFGate

    We spend decades dreaming of the day when life won't be dictated by alarm clocks, commute times, meeting schedules and office politics. Then reality sets in: Retirement can be kind of a drag.

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  6. A Financial Advisor's Top 10 Investment Lessons LearnedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | SFGate

    ... and if stocks rise you'll buy fewer because they're pricier. Early in my career, I'd watch popular cable business news programs that would provide "stock tips." I learned pretty quickly that their goal was to make money selling advertisements, not ...

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  7. Initial public offerings scheduled to debut next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | SFGate

    The following is a list of initial public offerings planned for the coming week. Sources include IPO ETF manager Renaissance Capital, and SEC filings.

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  8. From China With LoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | TheStreet.com

    MGM, the independent studio behind the James Bond franchise, is in "advanced talks" to sell the company to a Chinese buyer, a senior source said, according to the New York Post . MGM, which also houses the archives of President Donald Trump's "The Apprentice," has been looking for a buyer, or an IPO.

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  9. Apple, eBay, IBM Just a Few Names Sticking Up For Transgender RightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | TheStreet.com

    A number of tech companies including Apple , IBM , eBay, and Microsoft are ready to stand up and fight for transgender rights. These leading tech firms are planning to file a brief in favor of transgender rights in case that is scheduled to be heard in the Supreme Court next month, sources told AXIOS.

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  10. Huffington, Lone Woman on Uber Board, Seeks to Catalyze Culture ChangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | TheStreet.com

    Corporate culture starts at the top of any organization. That's putting Uber Technologies' newest board member, Huffington Post co-founder Arianna Huffington, in a tough situation.

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  11. White House Hits Back at Reports of Press BanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | TheStreet.com

    Hours after President Trump slammed the media in a CPAC speech, his administration appears to be cracking down press access. Hours after President Trump slammed the media in a CPAC speech, his administration appears to be cracking down on press access.

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  12. White House Blocks CNN, New York Times, Others From Press BriefingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | TheStreet.com

    The New York Times , the Los Angeles Times , CNN and Politico were all excluded from Friday's off-camera press briefing at the White House, held by Press Secretary Sean Spicer. The White House "had the pool there so everyone would be represented and get an update from us today," Trump administration spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said when defending the decision.

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  13. GOP Weighs Avenues for Regulatory ReformRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | TheStreet.com

    Former Securities and Exchange Commissioner Daniel Gallagher compares Dodd-Frank to "Frankenstein's monster," but he knows the 2010 financial regulations law isn't going away anytime soon. Former Securities and Exchange Commissioner Daniel Gallagher compares Dodd-Frank to "Frankenstein's monster," but he knows the 2010 financial regulations law isn't going away anytime soon, even with Republicans in control of the White House and Congress .

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  14. Department of Homeland Security to Begin Fielding Offers for Border WallRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | TheStreet.com

    The first step in the process will ask interested parties to submit a concept paper of their prototypes by March 10. The Department of Homeland Security will begin taking offers on or about March 6 for both the design and building structure of the border wall along the U.S., Mexican border, the agency announced on Friday.

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  15. Jim Cramer -- Own, Don't Trade Berkshire HathawayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | TheStreet.com

    Berkshire Hathaway's annual report will become available Saturday morning . The moment many investors look forward to will include Warren Buffett's annual letter to shareholders, the company's financial positions and results of its operations.

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  16. Jim Cramer: EOG Has Growth, Apache Has ValuationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | TheStreet.com

    Shares of EOG Resources have done well over the past year, up almost 40%. But investors want to know if that momentum will continue after the company reports earnings on Tuesday before the open .

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  17. Can UPS Still Deliver?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | TheStreet.com

    UPS held an analyst meeting in New York earlier this week and it didn't go well. Management lowered its long-term growth targets and increased its capex budget in order to deal with the flood of packages coming the company's way.

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  18. JCPenney closing up to 140 stores, cutting 6,000 employeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | LA Daily News

    In an effort to streamline its operations, increase profitability and better compete with online retailers, J.C. Penney announced Friday that it plans to close 130 to 140 underperforming stores in the coming months and sell two distribution centers including one in Buena Park and another in Lakeland, Fla. The list of targeted stores is expected to be announced next month.

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  19. Nigel Farage: Mainstream Media is Losing the Battle Big TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Fox News

    On Friday, President Donald Trump spoke at the Conservative Political Action Conference , clarifying his Tweet about the fake news media, saying that fake news is the enemy of the people, but the media in general is not.

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  20. U.S. Stock ETFs Pull Back, Dow on Pace to End 10-Day StreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Fox News

    U.S. equities and stock exchange traded funds lost their momentum Friday, with the Dow Jones industrial Average set to break its longest streak of record highs since 1987, as cautious investors reevaluate the so-called Trump rally.

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