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    Pool Corp.: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

    The Covington, Louisiana-based company said it had net income of 75 cents per share. The results surpassed Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment ...

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    S&T Bancorp: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

    The Indiana, Pennsylvania-based bank said it had earnings of 75 cents per share. The results topped Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research ...

  • Men arrested at Starbucks say they feared for their lives
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    Men arrested at Starbucks say they feared for their lives

    Rashon Nelson initially brushed it off when the Starbucks manager told him he couldn't use the restroom because he wasn't a paying customer. He thought nothing of it when he and his business partner, Donte ...

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    City Holding: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

    The bank, based in Charleston, West Virginia, said it had earnings of $1.13 per share. The bank holding company for City National Bank of West Virginia posted revenue of $52.1 million in the period. Its ...

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    Lawson Products: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

    On a per-share basis, the Chicago-based company said it had profit of 13 cents. Earnings, adjusted for pretax expenses, were 20 cents per share. The industrial products and tools maker posted revenue of ...

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    Philip Morris: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

    The New York-based company said it had profit of $1 per share. The results surpassed Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of seven analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings ...

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    Black men arrested at Philadelphia Starbucks tell AP they did nothing wrong, feared for lives

    Black men arrested at Philadelphia Starbucks tell AP they did nothing wrong, feared for lives.

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    Tile Shop: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

    On a per-share basis, the Plymouth, Minnesota-based company said it had net income of 8 cents. The results surpassed Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment ...

  • Zverev edges Struff to reach Monte Carlo quarters
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    Zverev edges Struff to reach Monte Carlo quarters

    Third seed Alexander Zverev came through a three-set tussle with fellow German Jan-Lennard Struff on Thursday to set up a possible Monte Carlo Masters quarter-final with his brother Mischa. The 20-year-old, who won two Masters titles last season, became frustrated in the second set but came through

  • Dutch state appeals expats Brexit case
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    Dutch state appeals expats Brexit case

    The Dutch state Thursday appealed a decision by an Amsterdam court to refer a landmark case over Brexit to Europe's top court, as British expats demand clarification of their rights as EU citizens. In what is believed to be the first such case as Britain prepares to leave the European Union next

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    Associated Press

    Sandy Spring Bancorp: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

    The Olney, Maryland-based bank said it had earnings of 61 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for costs related to mergers and acquisitions, came to 80 cents per share. The holding company for Sandy Spring ...

  • Bahrain sentences 24 Shiites to jail, revokes nationality
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    Bahrain sentences 24 Shiites to jail, revokes nationality

    A Bahrain court sentenced 24 Shiite citizens to prison and stripped them of their nationality after finding them guilty of forming a "terrorist group", a Bahraini judicial source said Thursday. Other charges included travelling to Iraq and Iran for "weapons and explosives training"

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    Associated Press

    P&G: Fiscal 3Q Earnings Snapshot

    On a per-share basis, the Cincinnati-based company said it had net income of 95 cents. Earnings, adjusted for restructuring costs and pretax expenses, were $1 per share. The results exceeded Wall Street ...

  • IOC monitoring Samsung Olympic lobbying claims: Bach
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    IOC monitoring Samsung Olympic lobbying claims: Bach

    The Olympics ethics watchdog will "monitor" developments after South Korean media said Samsung carried out illicit lobbying for Pyeongchang to be awarded this year's Winter Games, IOC president Thomas Bach said Thursday. Samsung, a top Olympics sponsor, has denied the claims made by the

  • Finance
    Associated Press

    AP Top Extended Financial Headlines at 7:20 a.m. EDT

    An international corruption watchdog group says the world's Group of 20 industrialized and developing nations have made only slow progress improving the legal tools to ensure transparency

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    Associated Press

    Russia joins bid to win compensation over US metals tariffs

    Russia has joined the European Union, India and China in demanding compensation from the United States for its tariffs on foreign steel and aluminum. The World Trade Organization's web site posted Thursday a filing from Russia that, like other countries, argues that the tariffs that took effect

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    Associated Press

    Escalade: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

    On a per-share basis, the Evansville, Indiana-based company said it had net income of 8 cents. The maker of sporting goods products posted revenue of $32.1 million in the period. Escalade shares have increased ...

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    Associated Press

    Computer Task Group: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

    The Buffalo, New York-based company said it had profit of 3 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for costs related to mergers and acquisitions, were 6 cents per share. The information technology staffing ...

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    Associated Press

    People's United: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

    On a per-share basis, the Bridgeport, Connecticut-based company said it had profit of 30 cents. The results met Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of six analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment ...

  • Jack Ma says Alibaba 'doing a lot of research' on driverless cars
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    Jack Ma says Alibaba 'doing a lot of research' on driverless cars

    E-commerce giant Alibaba is steering resources towards driverless car technology, its CEO Jack Ma confirmed on Thursday, joining a global race to shape the future of driving. The competition is heating up in China, the world's largest car market, with internet firm and Alibaba rival Baidu recently

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    Quest Diagnostics: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

    The Secaucus, New Jersey-based company said it had net income of $1.27 per share. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, were $1.52 per share. The results matched Wall Street expectations. The ...

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    Destination Maternity: Fiscal 4Q Earnings Snapshot

    On a per-share basis, the Moorestown, New Jersey-based company said it had a loss of 73 cents. Losses, adjusted for pretax expenses and to extinguish debt, came to 36 cents per share. The maternity clothing ...

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    Sonoco: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

    On a per-share basis, the Hartsville, South Carolina-based company said it had profit of 73 cents. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, were 74 cents per share. The results topped Wall Street ...

  • 'Pharma Bro' arrives at low-security federal prison
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    'Pharma Bro' arrives at low-security federal prison

    The pharmaceutical-industry entrepreneur vilified for jacking up the price of a life-saving drug has been placed in a low-security federal prison in New Jersey. Martin Shkreli was moved Tuesday from the ...

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    Associated Press

    Wabco: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

    On a per-share basis, the Brussels-based company said it had profit of $1.87. Earnings, adjusted for costs related to mergers and acquisitions and non-recurring costs, came to $1.97 per share. The results ...