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STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Rescue services said on Friday that 12 people had died after the roof of a supermarket collapsed in the capital, Riga, the previous day.

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Categories: TechnologyTags: PandoraInternet music service Pandora (P) posted earnings results after the closing bell on Thursday, with mixed results overall. Earnings per share (before non-recurring items) came in at $0.00, whereas analysts had expected a 1-cent gain. Revenues, however, reached $182 million in the October-ended Q3, above the expected $177 million. Because...The post Pandora Media Inc (P) EPS Slips, but Beats Sales appeared first on ValueWalk.

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Categories: BusinessTags: Earnings, Q4, Q413, s&p 500The following excerpt is from this week’s Earnings Trends.  To see the full report,please click here. Q4 Earnings Estimates Coming Down With results from almost 97% of the S&P 500 members already out, the Q3 earnings season is effectively over. The focus lately has...The post Q4 Earnings Estimates Coming Down appeared first on ValueWalk.

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Categories: VideosTags: internet stocks, PHILIPPE LAFFONTCNBC’s David Faber speaks with Philippe Laffont, Coatue Management founder and CIO at the Robin Hood Foundation’s investors’ conference, about whether we’re seeing another internet bubble. Video and transcript below are we in an internet bubble? a good question, david. and thanks for having me. pleasure. when you look...The post Philippe Laffont: Not in Internet Bubble [VIDEO] appeared first on ValueWalk.

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Categories: VideosTags: Parag VoraNov. 21 (Bloomberg) –- HG Vora Capital Founder Parag Vora discusses his strategy in buying regional casino operator Pinnacle Entertainment and “constructivist” investing. He speaks with Stephanie Ruhle at the Robin Hood Investors Conference. (Source: Bloomberg)(Read more...)...The post Who Is Parag Vora and What Is His Big Idea? appeared first on ValueWalk.

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Categories: VideosTags: Steve KuhnNov. 21 (Bloomberg) — Steve Kuhn, fixed income trading head at $14 billion Pine River Capital Management LP, talks about his recommendation to bet against shares of auto insurer Progressive Corp. Kuhn speaks with Stephanie Ruhle at the Robin Hood Foundation’s investors conference on Bloomberg Television’s “Street...The post Pine River’s Kuhn On Progressive Short Call [VIDEO] appeared first on ValueWalk.

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If you're like me, you'd be surprised to learn how much legal action exists surrounding sweet, sweet java. See, I love coffee. It's what makes my morning routine work, like the on button of my entire day. On the other hand, once I've worked myself up into a caffeine-driven frenzy, I really hate to see overly-aggressive intellectual property actions. Yet that's exactly what I'm dealing with today, reading about how megalithic Starbucks went after a tiny New Hampshire coffee roaster over one of

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - In the last days before the botched October 1 launch of President Barack Obama's healthcare website, the team in charge was seeing alarming results from performance tests, according to internal emails released by Republican lawmakers investigating the rollout.

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Those touting the "recovery" in Spain need to step back and ponder this headline story translated from Libre Mercado: household income falls 10% and back to 2005 levels. Interim results from the Living Conditions Survey released Wednesday by the National Statistics Institute (INE) show that the annual average net income per household in Spain stood at 23,123 euros in 2012, a decrease of 3.5% compared the previous year. Meanwhile, the average per capita income reached 9,098 euros, 2.4% lower

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RIGA (Reuters) - Rescue workers pulled two more bodies out of the ruins of a collapsed supermarket in the Latvian capital, Riga, early on Friday, bringing the death toll to eight amid fears that more people may be buried in the rubble.

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Raising kids isn't easy. Most parents want their kids to be successful, self-motivated, socially well-adjusted, smart, funny, artistic, good at sports, etc, etc.... But these kinds of parental requirements are enough to drive anyone a bit crazy -- and it's a bit unrealistic to think that parents have that much control over the personality and success of their kids. Still, parents want to try to provide the best opportunities for their children, but before parents out there try out the Tiger Mom

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As the modern world seems to move directly from one crisis to another, today one of the wealthiest people in the financial world spoke with King World News about where we are in the end game and gold, as well as what investors should be doing right now with their own money. Rick Rule, who is business partners with billionaire Eric Sprott, also discussed what is happening with the metals and opportunities for investors to make a fortune going forward. Below is what Rule had to say in this candid and powerful interview.

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KABUL (Reuters) - President Hamid Karzai triggered uncertainty about a vital security pact with the United States on Thursday by saying it should not be signed until after Afghanistan's presidential election next April, prompting the White House to insist on a year-end deadline.

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The two students arrested and charged with "felony aggravated stalking" by Polk County (FL) sheriff Grady Judd for allegedly participating in the bullying of a classmate who committed suicide have now had all charges brought against them dropped. All charges against one of the girls accused of cyberbullying Rebecca Sedwick, the Lakeland girl who committed suicide, will be dropped, according to attorney Jose Baez. Baez represents the 12-year-old girl. "They dropped these charges because they

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``Morgan Stanley Chief Executive Officer James Gorman has been exploring options for the commodities business for more than a year as the unit faces lower revenue and scrutiny from regulators who are reviewing banks' activities in the sector. ''

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``One of the next big banks in line is Bank of America Corp. BAC +0.51% , which is probably the next biggest amount in mortgage loans from its takeover of Countrywide, say industry experts.''

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RIGA (Reuters) - Six people, including two firefighters, were killed and dozens more were feared trapped after the roof of a busy supermarket in Latvia's capital, Riga, collapsed on Thursday evening, a rescue official said.

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GENEVA (Reuters) - Iran and six major powers have made some progress toward an interim deal to curb Tehran's nuclear program in exchange for sanctions relief, but both sides said on Thursday they still have significant differences to overcome.

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Before companies expend a ton of effort into managing their social media activities, they should spend some time getting acquainted with how the internet actually works. The net provides a framework for information to spread around the world nearly instantaneously. The lesson here is that there's no such thing as an "isolated incident." You can't just blow off one person's complaint simply because it came from one person. Because it's never going to be just one person. It's going to be

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