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Tencent, JD.com and Vipshop Announce Equity Investment and Business Cooperation

BEIJING, Dec. 18, 2017 -- Tencent Holdings Limited (“Tencent”) (00700.HK), JD.com, Inc. (“JD.com”) (NASDAQ:JD), and Vipshop Holdings Limited (“Vipshop”) (NYSE:VIPS), today jointly announced that Tencent, a leading provider of internet value-added services in China, and JD.com, China’s largest retailer, have entered into definitive agreements with Vipshop, a leading online discount retailer for brands in China, such that Tencent and JD.com will invest an aggregate amount of...

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Bloomberg Media and Twitter Launch First-Ever 24/7 Global Social News Network - TicToc by Bloomberg

NEW YORK and SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 17, 2017 -- Bloomberg Media and Twitter today launched TicToc by Bloomberg, the first-ever 24/7 global news network built for a social media platform that targets the next generation of on-the-go, mobile-first news consumers. TicToc by Bloomberg combines the global news gathering capabilities of Bloomberg's 2,700 journalists and analysts across 120 countries, with the digital power and immediacy of Twitter, one of the world's fastest and primary news distribution...

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Georgia Power Update: Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport

ATLANTA, Dec. 17, 2017 -- Georgia Power continues to work closely with Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport personnel onsite to restore power to the Airport as quickly as possible. Assessment and repair efforts are well underway at this time and the company expects to have power restored to the Airport by midnight tonight. Georgia Power believes the issue may have involved a fire which caused extensive damage in a Georgia Power underground electrical facility. The fire was safely extinguished...

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Oracle Buys Aconex

REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Dec. 17, 2017 -- Oracle (NYSE: ORCL) today announced that it has entered into an agreement with Aconex Limited (ASX: ACX), a leading cloud-based solution that manages team collaboration for construction projects, for A$7.80 per share in cash. The transaction is valued at approximately US$1.2 billion, net of Aconex cash. The Aconex project collaboration solution digitally connects owners, builders and other teams, providing complete visibility and management of data,...

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M&T Bank Announces Passing of Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Robert G. Wilmers

BUFFALO, N.Y., Dec. 17, 2017 -- With deep sadness, M&T Bank Corporation (NYSE: MTB)("M&T") announced that Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Robert G. Wilmers died suddenly and unexpectedly at home late last night.  He was 83. In accordance with its succession plan, M&T's Board of Directors named lead outside director Robert T. Brady, former Chairman and CEO of Moog, Inc., as M&T's Non-Executive Chairman, effective immediately.  M&T's three Vice...

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Stull, Stull & Brody Announces Investigation Relating to Potential Securities Law Violations by Commercial Metals Company (NYSE: CMC)

NEW YORK, Dec. 16, 2017 -- Stull, Stull & Brody today announces it has commenced an investigation of Commercial Metals Company ("Commercial Metals" or the "Company") (NYSE: CMC) concerning possible violations of federal securities laws. If you hold Commercial Metals stock and you have questions about your legal rights or interests with respect to these matters, please contact Michael Klein, Esq. at Stull, Stull & Brody by e-mail at [email protected], by calling toll-free...

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CP family mourns loss of legendary railroader and former CEO, Mr. E. Hunter Harrison

CALGARY, Dec. 16, 2017 - It is with great sadness that the Canadian Pacific (TSX: CP) (NYSE: CP) family today learned about the passing of former CEO, Mr. E. Hunter Harrison. Here is a statement on his passing from CP President and CEO, Keith Creel: "Words cannot begin to describe this tremendous loss. On behalf of our Board of Directors and the entire CP family, our thoughts and prayers go out to Jeannie and all of Hunter's family, friends and colleagues across the industry. Personally,...

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AutoNation and the Orlando Sports Foundation Present $3.3 Million Check to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation at the 2017 AutoNation Cure Bowl

ORLANDO, Fla., Dec. 16, 2017 -- AutoNation, Inc. (NYSE: AN), America's largest automotive retailer, along with the Orlando Sports Foundation, presented a check for $3.3 million dollars, representing AutoNation Cure Bowl's three-year cumulative contribution to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF). In 2016, AutoNation was named one of America's top 100 Corporate Citizens by Forbes Magazine and Just Capital due to its commitments to community well-being and its fight against...

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CalAtlantic Homes Announces Grand Opening Of Windsor Ridge In Joliet, IL

JOLIET, Ill., Dec. 16, 2017 -- CalAtlantic Homes, one of the nation's largest homebuilders, today announced the debut of nine new home designs at Windsor Ridge in Joliet, IL. The public is invited to tour the stunning new model home and experience the thoughtful design details and Windsor Ridge lifestyle. Model home hours are Monday from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., Tuesday through Sunday from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. CalAtlantic debuts nine new home designs at Windsor Ridge in Joliet,...

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U.S. Navy Commissions Fifth Freedom-variant Littoral Combat Ship

BUFFALO, N.Y., Dec. 16, 2017 -- The U.S. Navy commissioned USS Little Rock (LCS 9) –– the nation's fifth Freedom-variant Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) –– on the Buffalo River on Dec. 16. This milestone officially places the ship, which was designed and built by Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Fincantieri Marinette Marine into active service. Sailors assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Little Rock (LCS 9) man the ship’s rails during the commissioning...

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CalAtlantic Homes Debuts New Master-Planned Community In Celina, TX With The Grand Opening Of Bluewood

CELINA, Texas, Dec. 16, 2017 -- CalAtlantic Homes, one of the nation's largest homebuilders, today announced the Grand Opening of Bluewood, the first master-planned community in the Celina Independent School District offering both high-end neighborhood amenities and an on-site elementary school in Celina, TX. The public is invited to tour Bluewood and experience the unique master-planned community. Model home hours are Monday through Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and Sunday from...

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CalAtlantic Homes Announces Grand Opening Of Pescara, Offering Premier, Gated Community Living In Chandler, AZ

CHANDLER, Az., Dec. 16, 2017 -- CalAtlantic Homes, one of the nation's largest homebuilders, has announced the debut of Pescara, an enclave of 46 homes located within a gated community, just minutes from one of metro Phoenix's most vibrant employment corridors. Home shoppers can tour a stunning new model home and learn more about the Pescara lifestyle by visiting during model home hours: daily from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., and Wednesday from 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. CalAtlantic...

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CalAtlantic Homes Debuts the First New Home Collection in Phase Two of the Popular Park Place Master-Planned Community in Ontario, CA

ONTARIO, Calif., Dec. 16, 2017 -- CalAtlantic Homes, one of the nation's largest homebuilders, today announced the Grand Opening of Camden, a stunning collection of three new home designs and the first community to debut within the highly-anticipated phase two of the  Park Place master-planned community in Ontario, CA. The public is invited to tour three stunning new model homes at Camden and experience the Park Place lifestyle during a Grand Opening celebration, being held Saturday,...

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SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Reminds Shareholders with Losses on their Investment in Omega Healthcare Investors, Inc. of Class Action Lawsuit and Upcoming Deadline - OHI

NEW YORK, Dec. 16, 2017 -- Pomerantz LLP announces that a class action lawsuit has been filed against Omega Healthcare Investors, Inc. ("Omega" or the "Company") (NYSE: OHI) and certain of its officers.   The class action, filed in United States District Court, for the Southern District of New York, and docketed under 17-cv-09024, is on behalf of a class consisting of investors who purchased or otherwise acquired Omega securities, seeking to recover compensable damages caused by...

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