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Shares of Hershey dropped after Mondelez said it would abandon its pursuit of the company.
The decision by the European commissioner for competition ramps up trans-Atlantic tensions over how much companies with global operations should pay to countries where they do business.
THE government's deficit performance is improving but at a controlled pace, leaving ample fiscal room to support growth for the remainder of the year, according to the Bureau of the Treasury (BTr). Du
THE expanded P5 billion Davao International Container Terminal, Inc. (DICT), touted as the most modern container port terminal in Mindanao, will finally be inaugurated on September 2. A joint venture
THE compliance level of the region’s fisherfolk on the implementation of the "Closed Season for the Conservation of Small Pelagic Fishes in Davao Gulf" was higher as compared to the previous years. Th
THE regional office of the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI)-Davao is geared towards integrating the region’s micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) in the global value chain. With this, DTI
A COMPUTER Science faculty member of Xavier University – Ateneo de Cagayan was officially recognized on August 21 as a Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert joining more than 4,800 educators in the MIE
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Are you game? Gillan is.             
Jesse Helt posted the trophy with a starting bid of $10,000.             
The pop star says she's suffering side effects of lupus.             
William Shatner, 'Star Trek's' Captain Kirk, tells USA TODAY's Bill Keveney he wishes he could do the series' iconic opening monologue over again.             
They're looking for a weapon he allegedly pointed at a woman who was in his house.             
Latest Tech
Teen science wiz Chase Wiley put one of his sister's molars in a cup of Coca Cola, and another in his favorite beverage: Mountain Dew. Both emerge rotten - but Mountain Dew is worse.
When personal wealth suddenly increases, single women are more likely to start a new business than men, according to a study from University of Stirling and Royal Holloway, University of London.
The app will use Waze's navigation system to learn the routes drivers most frequently take to work and match them up with people looking for a ride in the same direction.
Researchers from the Oregon Health and Science University say the finding highlights new targets that could 'deter excessive alcohol consumption with fewer side effects.' (stock image used)
Scientists in Germany recovered evidence of Yersinia pestis bacteria from two sixth century skeletons found in Altenerding, Southern Germany, which were dug up 50 years ago.
The Defense Science Board's report into autonomy concluded the DoD must accelerate its exploitation of autonomy to remain ahead of enemies.
The first autonomous tractor has been revealed at the Farm Progress Show in Boone, Iowa, and it can do everything from planting and spraying to harvesting - without a farmer in sight.
Latest Health
Researchers at Baylor College of Medicine set out to investigate prescription drug use as we build up a resistance to antibiotics. But in their study they found an unexpected result.
From tooth decay to bad skin, coffee has been blamed for a whole host of health problems over the years. But two new studies claim the benefits far outweigh the caveats.
Google searches for 'what are complications of alzheimers' rocketed up 3,950 per cent after Gene Wilder's son announced the revered actor's death on Monday.
Updating its guidelines on Tuesday, the WHO urged a new approach to treating chlamydia, gonorrhea and syphilis for the first time since 2003. The new alert urges doctors not to over-prescribe antibi
Onerous, unnecessary requirements on doctors and patients serve one purpose: to limit a woman’s right to choose.
For people with nearsightedness (myopia), the lens doesn't compensate for growth or other changes in the structure of the eye, according to a long-term follow-up study.
The glucocentric focus on lowering blood sugar in type 2 diabetes may have short-circuited development of new diabetes therapies, according to a new paper. Overall, the authors suggest that the widesp
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* Carl Icahn in WSJ opinion piece - had no "plans or proposals" to sell Herbalife stock that would have required SEC disclosure and have none now
TORONTO, Aug 30 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index edged slightly higher on Tuesday as bank and fertilizer stocks rallied, but gains for the index were mostly pared as lower gold prices weighed on
* On Aug 30, co announced William Vens, has been appointed as company's chief financial officer, effective immediately - SEC filing
* appoints William Vens chief financial officer, W. Randall Birchfield company president
* Firm capital mortgage investment announces a 50% increase in discount rate to dividend reinvestment plan
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Russell Wilson presented a check for $1 million to the Seattle Children's Hospital before the Seahawks' game against the Dallas Cowboys last Thursday that will be used for kids' immunotherapy treatmen
Former MSU basketball player Keith Appling was arraigned in connection with his third arrest since May.             
Coach Bruce Fowler has heard the question about what's a Paladin for nearly 30 years since he was a player at Furman.             
Jones has batted .243 in 79 games with Toledo and .312 in 20 games for Double-A Erie this season.             
The Dash have tumbled from the top of the table to one spot above the bottom. They cling to playoff hopes that are thinner than a blade of grass.
Baylor receiver Ishmael Zamora has been suspended three games after being caught on video whipping his dog with a belt and also stomping on the animal.
Texans outside linebacker Whitney Mercilus is a fixture at community events ranging from anti-bullying initiatives to a youth football camp.
The Texans brokered an injury settlement with veteran defensive end Jeoffrey Pagan, removing him from the roster as they got down to the NFL limit of 75 players.
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"I want people to enjoy the book as much as I enjoyed writing it," Summary:Russell Little's debut novel, Murder for Me, launched July 9, 2016, is FREE Kindle download on Lab
"This is very exciting for me," Martine says. "It's a good way for me to introduce more readers to my work." Summary:YA Reads Book Review Blog Tour features Martine Lewis's debut
It is just not fair that in this country an Independent cannot debate a Republican or Democrat and why does the news media not care about other choices? Summary:Joseph Maldo
Summary:Family & Friends of convicted University of Virginia Varsity lacrosse player George W. Huguely have created a website: www.truthforgeorge.com. The site presents a plethora o
LAS VEGAS, NV--(August 25, 2016) - StreamNet Inc. has added The Legends of Classic Soul Live Concerts to StreamNet’s, Motown Sound Concert Channel lineup. We are
"We live and work in a digital world," says Jay Gubert, Vice-President of VirtualTone. "Many companies run their business from mobile devices. Social networks, cloud-based applications,
I speak for the people as a working person that knows the struggles of what a person goes through in this country to just make ends meat. Summary:Tiger Trainer Joseph Maldon
Leadsbyseo has launched top professional SEO reseller services. The top SEO reseller in Noida, in a corporate press statement has declared that it has introduced an elite pa
Grade & Auction Your Cards & Collectibles with Small Traditions & Don't Spend a Single Penny Out-of-Pocket Summary:Denver-Based Auction Firm Presents 100 High-End Lots In It
LAS VEGAS, NV--(August 17, 2016) -  StreamNet Inc. signs agreement to acquire master tapes to 44 Movie and Film Companies. The deal is expected to close in the next 60
"Companies should not have to waste important resources like time and money searching for a communication system that only meets a portion of their business needs," Jay Gubert, Vice-Pre
August 10, 2016 (DENVER, Colorado) – State-of-the-art dredging equipment is putting Denver-based Shell Dredging at the forefront of the global toxic mercury re

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