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Slim Jim maker ConAgra to cut 1500 jobs and move to Chicago

Slim Jim maker ConAgra to cut 1500 jobs and move to Chicago

CNN October 1, 2015 0

ConAgra's headquarters in Omaha will soon be moving to Chicago. ConAgra Foods, the maker of Slim Jims, Peter Pan peanut butter, Orville Redenbacher popcorn and Chef Boyardee, is cutting 1,500 jobs and moving

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Why Warren Buffett wore football pads

Why Warren Buffett wore football pads

CNN September 27, 2015 0

Warren Buffett suited up on Sunday, and not for a board meeting or investor conference.

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America’s companies are hoarding $1.4 trillion in cash

America’s companies are hoarding $1.4 trillion in cash

CNN September 25, 2015 0

Corporate America is stuffing a lot of cash under the mattress. In fact, if they all teamed up, they could buy Apple ( AAPL , Tech30 ) , Facebook ( FB , Tech30

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China President Xi Jinping meets with Big Tech execs

China President Xi Jinping meets with Big Tech execs

CNN September 23, 2015 0

Chinese President Xi Jinping met with executives including GM CEO Mary Barra and Berkshire Hathaway's Warren Buffett. During his second day in Seattle, Chinese President Xi Jinping met Wednesday with some of the

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What sell-off? These stocks were UP in August

What sell-off? These stocks were UP in August

CNN August 31, 2015 0

What the heck is going on with stocks? It's been a gruesome month for stocks. But some well-known companies did surprisingly well while the broader market tanked

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How to learn about investing…by watching Netflix

How to learn about investing…by watching Netflix

CNN August 29, 2015 0

Too many Americans think of the stock market as the "final frontier" -- something worthy of a "Star Trek" episode. After the recent wild stock market swings in China, Europe and the United

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Amazon’s impressive cash flow: Don’t be fooled by it

Amazon’s impressive cash flow: Don’t be fooled by it

CNN August 28, 2015 0

Amazon.com founder and CEO Jeff Bezos. Retail giant Amazon seems to be on a roll. The company's cash flow figures are exploding

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College renames itself after banking billionaire’s wife gave $20 million

College renames itself after banking billionaire’s wife gave $20 million

CNN August 18, 2015 0

Joan Weill, right, donated $20 million to a college in upstate New York to rename it Joan Weill-Paul Smith's College. The Weill family name brands quite a few buildings, and a college in

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College renamed after banking billionaire’s wife gave $20 million

College renamed after banking billionaire’s wife gave $20 million

CNN August 18, 2015 0

The Weill family name brands quite a few buildings, and a college in upstate New York is in line to join the list. Joan Weill, the wife of Citigroup ( C ) creator

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Hedge funds are losing billions on this bad trade

Hedge funds are losing billions on this bad trade

CNN August 17, 2015 0

Carl Icahn in 82 Seconds Drivers around the world love cheap gas prices , but some top hedge fund managers don't. They're losing billions

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