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UPDATE 1-Brazil's Bradesco says ready to weather corporate defaults
(Recasts to add details on Petrobras downgrade, comments on defaults, provisions and expenses throughout). SAO PAULO Jan 30 (Reuters) - Banco Bradesco SA is prepared to weather an expected wave of corporate defaults and debt restructurings in ...
Brazil's Real Leads Major Currency Drops as Petrobras DowngradedBloomberg
Closing Bell Reports: Vale S.A. (VALE), Intel Corporation (INTC), Petroleo ...WallStreet Scope

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Shake Shack shares shine in NYSE IPO debut
Wall Street Hedge
Manhattan-based burger chain Shake Shack made an outstanding public debut at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) after it closed at USD 45.90 on Friday, which is about 120 percent higher than the price of USD 21 that it offered in its Initial Public ...
Shake Shack IPO spikes over 130% on debut day at NYSE, company valued at ...World Tech Today
Don't bet the Farm on Shake Shack (SHAK)thestockmasters
Shake Shack shares more than double on first daySFGate -Uncover California
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January market finishes weak
The U.S. stock market capped a rough month Friday, delivering its third loss in five days and extending its declines for the year. The Dow Jones industrial average dropped 251.90 points, or 1.45 percent, to close at 17,164.95. The S&P 500 index lost 26.26 ...
U.S. stocks decline as GDP slowdown overshadows energy reboundBradenton Herald
Stocks deliver losses to close out JanuaryHuntington Herald Dispatch
Stocks: Bad month, bad year (so far)USA TODAY
Washington Post -Buffalo News -KMBZ
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New York Daily News

McDonald's promotion has fast food giant accepting unusual forms of payment
RICHMOND, Va. — McDonald's is about to start accepting a form of payment just about anyone can afford. The official announcement will come Sunday during the Super Bowl. Then starting Monday, McDonalds will begin their “Pay with Lovin'” promotion.
Would you “Pay With Lovin'”? McDonald's temporarily offering random
McDonald's Launches "Pay with Lovin'” Super Bowl AdSMN Weekly
McDonald's is Introducing a Heartfelt New Way to Pay for Your Burgers and FriesIJ Review
MarketWatch -New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV -Opposing Views
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Noooo! GDP Slowed in Fourth Quarter. And That's Not Even the Worst Part
While the U.S. recovery continued in the fourth quarter, wages didn't grow as fast as many economists were hoping. Economists got a fresh read on the U.S. recovery today: The federal government reported fourth-quarter gross domestic product growth ...
Beyond GDP: Greens spark debate on a better measure of progressThe Guardian
US growth slows to 2.6%; but economy likely to pick up speed againEconomic Times
AP, WSJ Reactions to Friday's GDP Report Vary SharplyNewsBusters (blog) -New York Times
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Greece hires Lazard to advise on debt
Financial Times
The Greek government has hired US investment bank Lazard to advise it on its debt burden as it prepares to enter talks with the troika of international lenders that has overseen its four-year bailout programme. Since the far-left Syriza party won last weekend's ...
Greek Banks May Lose ECB Credit, Says Policy Maker LiikanenWall Street Journal
Norman Lamont: Syriza's victory in Greece could make life harder for David
Greece hires Lazard to advise on debt ahead of talksGlobalPost
Daily News & Analysis -The Straits Times -Channel News Asia
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Balloonists Complete Record Trip Over Pacific
New York Times
ALBUQUERQUE — Two pilots in a helium-filled balloon landed safely off the coast of Mexico early Saturday after a nearly 7,000-mile trip across the Pacific Ocean that shattered two longstanding records for ballooning. The pilots landed four miles off Baja ...
Balloon pilots make history with trans-Pacific flightSan Francisco Chronicle
Record-breaking balloonists splashdown off MexicoDaily Mail
Two Eagles ballooning duo touches down off coast of Mexico, breaking two ...ABC Online

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Google earnings miss estimates, stock sinks
Google is in the habit of missing analysts' earnings targets, frustrating investors who believe the online search leader would be more profitable it didn't pour so much money into far-flung projects like Internet-connected eyewear and driverless cars. The latest ...
Where's the payoff for Google investors?Business Standard
Overheard: Google Search for FrugalityWall Street Journal
Google's Glass deserves a second life after miscueUSA TODAY
sleekmoney -Barron's (blog) -Business Recorder
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Emirates 24/7

Sold: Exceedingly opulent seaside resort for $1.4 million per room
Emirates 24/7
An exceedingly opulent seaside resort in Southern California has sold for an eye-popping $360 million. That price tag for the Montage Laguna Beach — which comes to $1.4 million per room — "shattered the price barrier for California hotels by a wide margin ...
Sumptuous seaside hotel sells for record-shattering $360MU-T San Diego

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Uncover California

Uber releases Report on its Handling of Passenger Data
Uncover California
Ride service Uber has faced a lot of controversies in the recent months. Now, Uber is all set to improve its image and on Friday it released a report on its handling of passenger data. Along with this, Uber assured that it would go through the report's ...
Uber's Policies On Data Security Are Found To Be Strong After External Review ...Android Headlines - Android News
Uber unveils Assessment Result of its Privacy and Personal Data PoliciesMaine News Online
Uber will improve privacy, data security following reportReuters
News & Observer
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U-T San Diego

Video: Islamic State group beheads Japanese journalist
U-T San Diego
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe speaks to reporters at his official residence in Tokyo Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015 following the release of an online video purportedly from the Islamic State group that shows a militant beheading Japanese journalist Kenji Goto.
IS killing of Japan hostage condemnedBBC News
New Islamic State video appears to show beheading of Japanese journalistWashington Post
New video purportedly shows beheading of Japanese journalist by ISISFox News -The Independent -Reuters
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The Independent

War with Isis: The struggle to rebuild life in Kobani as fighting continues in the ...
The Independent
Mysteriously, the eagle statue in Kobani's central Freedom Square was still on its feet, just like the tall, slender minaret of a mosque not too far from the square. Around it, the destruction of the city seemed complete. Ismet Sheikh Hasan, defence minister of ...
Syrian Town in Ruins After Fight With
ISIS admits defeat in Kobani for the first time, blaming US warplanes ...National Post
Gallery: Inside the Kurdish Refugee CampIrish Independent
Channel News Asia
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Times of India

Ukraine peace talks collapse as fighting rages
Times of India
MINSK: Peace talks aimed at halting rising bloodshed in eastern Ukraine ended in failure Saturday, with Kiev's envoy saying pro-Russian separatists wrecked a deal by refusing to discuss an immediate ceasefire. The delayed talks in Minsk were "thwarted" ...
Dozens killed in E. Ukraine amid reports of new peace talksXinhua
Ukraine crisis: Peace talks stall in Minsk as the people of Debaltseve flee rebel ...The Independent
Ukraine Peace Talks End Without Deal Amid Battle for Key TownBloomberg -RT
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New York Times

73-year-old Sicilian Sergio Mattarella is Italy's new president
Italy's parliament has elected Sergio Mattarella of the Democratic Party as the new president of the Republic. The constitutional court judge and former minister is expected to be sworn in for a seven-year term, officially taking over from Giorgio Napolitano who ...
Italy Elects President, While Mulling a Change in RoleNew York Times
Italy's lawmakers elect Sergio Mattarella as presidentDaily Mail
Profile: New Italian President Sergio MattarellaXinhua
Bangkok Post -Gazzetta del Sud english
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Egypt court blacklists Hamas militants as "terror group"
CAIRO, Jan. 31 (Xinhua) -- An Egyptian court on Saturday banned al-Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of Palestinian Islamist movement Hamas as "a terrorist organization." "The court decided to ban the al-Qassam Brigades and to list it as a terrorist group, ...
Egypt court rules Hamas armed wing 'terror group'Daily Times
Sisi: Sinking SinaiDaily News Egypt
Egypt's battle against jihadists will be a long one: SisiDaily Mail
Philippine Star -Charlotte Observer
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Voice of America

Germany's Merkel Rejects Demands to Cancel More Greek Debt
Voice of America
German Chancellor Angela Merkel, who presides over Europe's largest and strongest economy, has again ruled out debt forgiveness for Greece's international rescue loans. In interviews appearing Saturday in the German newspapers, Merkel said Greece ...
Greece seeks EU allies on debt but Germany holds firmTimes of India
Greece economy: PM Tsipras seeks to placate creditorsBBC News
Pay it forward, GermanySydney Morning Herald
Daily Mail -Reuters -The Guardian
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Boko Haram militants killed in Cameroon as cross-border attacks intensify
The Globe and Mail
Chadian forces have killed 120 militants from Boko Haram in a battle in the north of neighbouring Cameroon that began when the insurgents attacked its troops, the army said in a statement on Saturday, adding that three of its soldiers were killed. Boko Haram ...
Boko Haram is just as vicious. Why does the Islamic State get all the headlines?Washington Post
US May Approve Sale Of Cobra Jets To NigeriaThe Guardian Nigeria
African Union sending 7500 troops to fight Boko HaramCTV News
Tehran Times
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Daily Times

Death toll of south Pakistan's mosque blast rises to 61
ISLAMABAD, Jan. 31 (Xinhua) -- The death toll of a bomb explosion in Pakistan's south Shikarpur district rose to 61 after several more people succumbed to injuries at hospitals on Saturday, local media and officials said. Raja Umar Khitab, chief of Crime ...
UN chief condemn terrorist attack on imambargahDaily Times
Karachi shuts down to mourn Shikarpur tragedyThe News International
Pakistan's Shia community protests Karachi massacrePress TV
South China Morning Post (subscription) -The Indian Express -Tehran Times
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The Daily Star

Bangladesh: Factory Fire Kills at Least 13 People in the Capital
New York Times
A fire swept through a plastic packaging factory on Saturday night in Bangladesh's capital, Dhaka, killing at least 13 people, a fire department official said. The fire was brought under control by late Saturday night, and a search was underway for more victims, ...
Fire at plastic packaging factory kills 13 in BangladeshToronto Star
Fire at Bangladesh plastics factory kills at least 13Daily Mail
Fire at Bangladesh factory kills at least 13The Hindu
BBC News -Reuters
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Times of India

Podemos says it's the change Spain needs
Fox News Latino
Tens of thousands of people joined in Saturday's "march for change," called by the Podemos party to stake out its position as the political alternative to the center-right Popular Party, or PP, and vowed to fight to recover the sovereignty of the people.
In Madrid, 100000 flock to anti-austerity Podemos rallyTimes of India
100000 people march in Madrid to support Podemos partyXinhua
Tens of thousand rally for Spain's Podemos before electionsDaily Times
CNN -Al Jazeera America -Irish Independent
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