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Newspaper deal falls apart as Gannett gives up on Tronc

Gannett is now the largest newspaper company in the U.S.by paid circulation, according to Dirks, Van Essen & Murray, a firm that helps newspapers with merger transactions; Tronc is No. The rejection came just days after Gannett sent an excoriating letter to Tribune shareholders questioning the motives of the company board and Michael W.

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Starbucks rolls out 'unity' cup ahead of Election Day

The design features dozens of unique figures and faces chatting and posing with cups of coffee. But your first Caramel Brulee Latte won't be in Starbucks' famous ( or at times controversial ) red holiday cup . A new holiday menu is on offer and your morning latte is going to come in a green cup . Staff at a Nottingham branch of the chain were unable to confirm exactly when the cups would start to be used, but the website countdowntoredcups.com claims to have had Wednesday, November 2 ...

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Trump, Clinton plan top surrogate visits to MI

Sanders will talk about the platform issues he ran on during the primary: raising the minimum wage and making colleges and universities tuition free. The Clinton campaign did not immediately specify a time or location, but is calling it an "early vote" event.

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Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOXA) Updated Broker Price Targets

The company had revenue of $6.65 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $6.68 billion. Investors will mark their calendars for N/A, the date when ( NYSE :) are expected to release their quarterly results. Hologic Inc. (NASDAQ:HOLX) now has mean rating of 2.00 while 6 analysts have commented the shares as "BUY", 8 recommended as "OUTPERFORM" and 7 commented as "HOLD".

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Israel Alleges UN Vote Denies Jewish Link To Jerusalem

The PLO's secretary also said that the Israeli occupation has been carrying a "pre-planned campaign" using claimed historic links. On Tuesday, a group of USA senators and congressmen strongly urged other UNESCO member states to reject the resolution, noting that "attempting to erase the Jewish and Christian connection to this sacred city will further damage the prospects of peace".

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Ford Faces Midnight Deadline in Canadian Labor Talks

Unifor, Canada's largest private-sector union, has said about 6,700 workers at three Ford plants would walk off the job if the two sides can't reach a tentative agreement by the 11:59 p.m. Dave Thomas, president of Local 707, said in early October that the pattern established under the GM and FCA deals would not be ratified by workers at Ford's Oakville plant, citing higher expectations from workers on wages and economics.