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BOSTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is investigating about two dozen cases of suspected cybersecurity flaws in medical devices and hospital equipment that officials fear could be exploited by hackers, a senior official at the agency told Reuters.

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PHANG NGA Thailand (Reuters) - When Afsar Miae left his home near Teknaf in southern Bangladesh to look for work last month, he told his mother, "I'll see you soon." He said he expected to return that evening.

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HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hong Kong protesters planned to march to the home of the city's Beijing-backed leader on Wednesday to push their case for greater democracy a day after talks between student leaders and senior officials failed to break the deadlock.

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Today an acclaimed money manager spoke with King World News about China’s plan for $100 silver, $2,000 gold, and the oil market. Stephen Leeb also spoke about the big picture for resource wars, fracking, Russia, the United States, and Saudi Arabia.

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David Einhorn spoke at the Robin Hood Investor Conference in New York on October 20th 2014 and pitched long Sunedison Inc (NYSE:SUNE), Greek banks, and short French debt Below readers can find Einhorn’s full slides from this year’s conference which focus on long SUNE and short French debt, among other ideas. Also see Einhorn on… The post David Einhorn At RobinHood: Long Sune, Greece, Short France [SLIDES] appeared first on ValueWalk.

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A 30% net income decline for McDonald's is quite startling to most. I wonder why such a decline took so long.In response to that pathetic performance, McDonald’s Vows Fresh Thinking. McDonald’s Corp. outlined plans for what it called fundamental changes to its business as it reported one of its worst quarterly profit declines in years, driven by problems in nearly every major part of its business.The 30% decline in net income for the period ended Sept. 30 was the latest in a string of

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Ben Bradlee, the hard-driving editor who reigned over the Washington Post newsroom with the style of a well-dressed swashbuckler and the profane vocabulary of dockworker as the newspaper helped topple President Richard Nixon in the Watergate scandal, died on Tuesday at age 93.

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A 30% decline in revenues for McDonald's is quite startling to most. I wonder why such a decline took so long.In response to that pathetic performance, McDonald’s Vows Fresh Thinking. McDonald’s Corp. outlined plans for what it called fundamental changes to its business as it reported one of its worst quarterly profit declines in years, driven by problems in nearly every major part of its business.The 30% decline in net income for the period ended Sept. 30 was the latest in a string of

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(Reuters) - Following the massive cyber attack on the biggest U.S. bank JPMorgan Chase & Co disclosed in August, and other financial institutions, government authorities in United States are pushing financial institutions and brokerage houses to close glaring gaps in cybersecurity.

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Not content with making payments, controlling your smart home, and tracking health metrics, Apple is planning to enable your iPhone to control your car.Commentators have seized upon a patent published today, which details how the geo-location capabilities of the device can be used to monitor and control certain car functions. It has been speculated that… The post New Apple Inc. Patent: Remote Unlocking Via Your iPhone? appeared first on ValueWalk.

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Matthews Pacific Tiger Fund Q3 2014 Commentary For the quarter ending September 30, 2014, the Matthews Pacific Tiger Fund returned 2.39%, outperforming its benchmark, the MSCI All Country Asia ex Japan Index, which fell -1.54%. Matthews Pacific Tiger Fund: Market Environment Toward the end of the third quarter, uncertainty stemming from the health of the… The post Matthews Pacific Tiger Fund Q3 2014 Commentary appeared first on ValueWalk.

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SAINT-JEAN-SUR-RICHELIEU Quebec (Reuters) - Canadian police said on Tuesday they had arrested a suspected militant as he was leaving the country, took away his passport and talked to him several times but had no chance of preventing him from killing a soldier.

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FORECASTS & TRENDS E-LETTER by Gary D. Halbert October 21, 2014 Retirement: How To Avoid Outliving Your Savings IN THIS ISSUE: 1.  Too Many Have Saved Too Little For Retirement 2.  Retirement Saving Balances Up; Number of Accounts Down 3.  Small Business Owners Don’t Save Enough For Retirement 4.  Fidelity Study: Tips For Saving More… The post Retirement: How To Avoid Outliving Your Life Savings appeared first on ValueWalk.

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  We just got back from D.C. where we visited lots of existing (and future) clients. We also met lots of folks who were interested in LiftOff. We are planning our next trip for earlier next year, and decided to throw this open to the crew: What town should we visit next? If you would...Read More

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There are few people in the world of business and finance that have many admirers, if any at all. Billionaire investor Warren Buffett is one of the rare exceptions. In fact, as Bloomberg’s Suzanne Woolley reports, he has a lot of doppelgangers all over the globe. Video by Alyssa Zahler, Henry Gretzinger. Will the Real… The post Will the Real Warren Buffett Please Stand Up? appeared first on ValueWalk.

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Nokia is well-positioned to meet or beat consensus estimates, according to J.P. Morgan analystsNokia Corporation (ADR) (NYSE:NOK) (BIT:NOK1V) is scheduled to release its financial results for the third quarter on Thursday, October 23 around 8:00 in the morning in Finland. Analysts at J.P Morgan Europe Equity Research expected Nokia Corporation (ADR) (NYSE:NOK) (BIT:NOK1V) to report… The post Nokia Corporation (NOK) Q3 Earnings Preview appeared first on ValueWalk.

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Carl Icahn spoke with Bloomberg Television anchor Stephanie Ruhle from the Robin Hood Investors Conference in New York today. Icahn commented on EBay Inc (NASDAQ:EBAY), saying “they got a jewel in PayPal. It’s a jewel. It controls the online merchants. Not controls them, they get along and they have a great thing going with the… The post Carl Icahn ‘No Brainer’ HY Bubble; Buffett Too Easy On Some Companies; Not Selling Herbalife appeared first on ValueWalk.

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Dear Partner: Snyder Brown Capital, LP (the “partnership”) declined 9.32%, net of fees and expenses, in the third quarter of 2014. Snyder Brown Capital: Our Investment Process Our goal is to build a portfolio of investments that will outperform both the broad equity and bond indices over the long term. To accomplish this, we search… The post Snyder Brown On the Bullish Case For Nicholas Financial appeared first on ValueWalk.

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The median earnings gender gap is largest for graduates in which humanities major? Women with bachelor's degrees in the humanities earn less than men in other majors, according to a report by the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

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