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Bank of America 4Q profits fall by 48 percent due to tax law

NEW YORK (AP) — Bank of America says its fourth-quarter profits fell by nearly half from a year ago, as the bank had to book $2.9 billion in charges related to the new tax law.<p>The consumer banking giant said it earned $2.37 billion, or 20 cents a share, down from $4.54 billion, or 39 cents a share, …

Business

Hologic prices offering of $1B of senior notes

Hologic (NASDAQ:HOLX) prices its previous private offering of $1B senior notes as follows: $600M and $400M aggregate principal amount of additional …

Business

Ireland May Face More Delays in Collecting Apple Tax Billions

Ireland may not start collecting Apple Inc.’s tax billions until the second quarter of this year, the nation’s Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said, …

Leo Varadkar

Finland pulls cancer drug Velcade from hospitals due to counterfeit suspicions

Finnish pharmaceutical regulator Fimea has ordered hospital staff to stop the use of the cancer drug Velcade because it found that several batches of …

Finland

Prasa train derails due to vandalism in Germiston, Gauteng

A train derailed in Germiston, Gauteng, on Wednesday, reportedly due to vandalism of the passenger railway system.<p>General Secretary of the United …

News (South Africa)

Apple Announces It Will Invest $350B in US Economy, Create 20K Jobs — In Part Due to Tax Bill

Apple announced Wednesday it would “contribute” $350 billion to the economy through 2023 while also pledging to create 20,000 jobs, partially due to …

Conservative View

King's Cross station closed due to over-crowding for second day in a row

King's Cross station is currently exit-only due to congestion, the second day in a row that the busy central London station has been closed due to …

Travel

MARTA will run on modified schedule Thursday due to cold weather

article<p>http://www.ajc.com/news/local-govt--politics/marta-will-run-modified-schedule-thursday-due-cold-weather/PE5v5oSW88BpbIofWPvYvN/<p>MARTA will …

NATO chief due in Macedonia to discuss membership bid

SKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) — NATO's secretary-general is due in Macedonia for talks on the country's renewed accession bid, a decade after a dispute with neighboring Greece halted an initial effort to join the alliance.<p>Jens Stoltenberg will arrive in Skopje later Wednesday. He will have meetings …

World News

Nadal wants main arena roofs closed due to 'dangerous' Australian heat

Rafael Nadal wants to see the roofs closed on the main show courts at the Australian Open if temperatures hit the forecast highs in the next couple …

Tennis

Airbnb Introduces New Pay Less Up Front Payment Option

Towards the end of 2017 Airbnb came out with a new payment option.<p>Now Airbnb is introducing another new way to pay for your stays. TechCrunch reports …

Chose

Live: Manchester breaking news - Wednesday, January 17

Morning Manchester<p>Welcome to the Manchester Evening News breaking news service<p>We’ll be making sure that you are the first to know what’s happening …

Manchester

Is Compensation Due When a FA Fails to Wake You Up to Eat? - Live and Let's Fly

Is compensation due when a FA fails to wake you up to eat, as requested?<p>As my Qatar Airways flight was entering final descent yesterday, one …

Airlines

St. Tammany public schools closed Thursday due to cold | NOLA.com

St. Tammany Parish public schools will be closed Thursday (Jan. 18) due to the severe cold weather and possibly dangerous road conditions.<p>The school …

Weather

CHOA urgent care centers closed across metro Atlanta due to snow

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has closed all of its urgent care facilities, outpatient clinics, outpatient therapies, labs and radiology due to …

Atlanta

Mountain Road in Easthampton closed until further notice due to winter storm, police say

EASTHAMPTON -- Police have closed Mountain Road until further notice due to the ongoing winter storm.<p>Police posted a notice about the closing of that …

Weather

Boutique Lafayette

Contributed by Christopher Bergmann<i><br>License: All Rights Reserved.</i> <br>The overall look of this shopfront gives off a 60/70s vibe, but the two typefaces do …

Typography

AFP nabs NSW man over child exploitation

Federal police were alerted to the 29-year-old's activities by the US-based National Centre for Missing and Exploited Children in November last …

Electronics

EARTH CALLER // PREMIERE—Take A Hell Ride on 'Exposed' Video

Melbourne’s fave metalcore degenerates Earth Caller are about to rip your face off with raging new track <i>Exposed,</i> taken from the much anticipated new …

Music (Australia)

Stormers v Bulls: From LA to Wellington

Cape Town - The <b>Stormers</b> say they are disappointed about missing out on facing the <b>Bulls</b> in Los Angeles but happy that the <b>Boland Stadium</b> in Wellington …

Sport (South Africa)

Code Yellow! Slipperiness and heavy wind gusts today

The KNMI has proclaimed code yellow for the whole country for Wednesday. Due to winter showers, it can become slippery locally. In the middle and …

Netherlands

Goldman Sachs posts $1.9 billion loss due to new tax law

First quarterly loss in more than six years<p>Goldman Sachs posted a $1.93 billion loss in the fourth quarter as the investment bank had to record more …

Goldman Sachs

Apple Temporarily Rerouting Employee Shuttles Due to Ongoing Vandalism

Apple runs several shuttle buses to transport its employees from San Francisco down to Cupertino each day, and recently someone has been attacking those shuttle buses, leading to broken windows.<p>An employee who spoke to <i>Mashable</i> said that several shuttles have suffered from broken windows, and on an …

California Highway Patrol

Crude Oil Prices Remain Under Pressure Ahead of U.S. Supply Data

© Reuters. Crude still lower with supply data on tap<p>Investing.com - Crude oil prices remained under pressure on Wednesday, although they were still …

Oil

Government accused of 'witch-hunt' after almost 90% of benefit fraud tip-offs are closed due to lack of evidence

The government has been accused of a "witch hunt" after it emerged almost 90% of benefit fraud tip-offs go no further due to having little or no …

Fraud

N.J. school closings, delayed openings due to snow (Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018)

New Jersey

Russian finance ministry to borrow less in 2018 due to lower deficit: minister

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World Economy

Burst pipe forces partial closure of MCE

SINGAPORE: A section of the Marina Coastal Expressway (MCE) has been closed off because of a burst pipe, the Land Transport Authority (LTA) said on …

Chose

Just how many billions are women losing out on due to the UK gender pay gap?

This is shocking.<p>There has been controversy over unequal pay for as long as we can remember, with women and men campaigning to close the global pay …

Gender

The Navy's Self-Sufficient Sailor Concept

The Navy doesn't want to be like E.T. anymore.<p>Due to some risks the Navy has taken over the years in maintenance training, sailors have the option to …