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Zales owner Signet buys online jewelry brand Blue Nile to bolster its portfolio

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here A pedestrian walks past a Zales store in New York. Scott Eells | Bloomberg | Getty Images Signet Jewelers said Tuesday that it will acquire online jewelry retailer Blue Nile for $360 million in an all-cash deal, in a bid......

Brewers bolster bullpen, deal for Rangers’ Bush

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ARLINGTON, Texas — The NL Central-leading Milwaukee Brewers acquired hard-throwing reliever and former No. 1 draft pick Matt Bush from the Texas Rangers on Monday night for infielder Mark Mathias and a top pitching prospect. Bush is 2-1 with a 2.95 ERA and one save in 40 games this season,......

Yankees Bolster Their Rotation by Trading for Frankie Montas

New York Times
Benjamin Hoffman In need of starting pitching because of durability concerns with multiple members of their rotation, the Yankees traded for one of the top available arms in baseball, acquiring Frankie Montas from the Oakland Athletics in a six-player trade in which the Yankees also added Lou Trivino, a right-handed......

Exclusive: EU likely to bolster Apple probe with new evidence, no new charges – sources

Reuters
BRUSSELS, July 20 (Reuters) – EU antitrust regulators are set to beef up an investigation into Apple (AAPL.O), triggered by Spotify (SPOT.N), with new evidence but not new charges, in the hope of speeding up the case, people familiar with the matter said. The European Commission last year told the......

The Senate advances a bill to bolster U.S. competitiveness with China.

New York Times
A broad bipartisan bill to bolster American competitiveness with China gained traction in the Senate on Wednesday after the top Democrat moved to restore critical investments in manufacturing and technology that were at risk of being dropped after a monthslong negotiation. In a test vote on Tuesday night, the Senate......

Australia’s ANZ to buy Suncorp Bank for $3.3 billion to bolster home loan books

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An ANZ bank logo is pictured in Sydney, Australia April 23, 2018. REUTERS/Edgar Su Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register ANZ to raise A$3.5 bln to fund deal Expects fiscal 2022 final dividend of 72 AU cps ANZ withdraws from talks to buy MYOB Group Suncorp intends......

Democrats Propose Raising Taxes on Some High Earners to Bolster Medicare

New York Times
WASHINGTON — Senate Democrats will push to raise taxes on some high-earning Americans and steer the money to improving the solvency of Medicare, according to officials briefed on the plan, as they cobble together a modest version of President Biden’s stalled tax and spending package. The proposal is projected to......

Canadian inflation expectations bolster case for supersize rate hike

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A sign is pictured outside the Bank of Canada building in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, May 23, 2017. REUTERS/Chris Wattie/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register OTTAWA, July 4 (Reuters) – Consumer inflation expectations surged in Canada, hitting fresh highs in the short-term and up “significantly” over......

How Tina Charles can bolster the Seattle Storm’s WNBA title hopes — or disrupt the team’s chemistry

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The Seattle Storm officially announced Tuesday what everyone anticipated since center Tina Charles’ “divorce” from the Phoenix Mercury was announced three days earlier: She is headed to the Pacific Northwest. Charles has signed a rest of the season contract with the Storm, who are currently 11-7 and in fourth place......

Gold falls 1% as rate hike bets bolster dollar

Reuters
Gold to find support as investors abandon riskier assets-analyst Dollar hits one-month peak June 13 (Reuters) – Gold fell 1% on Monday after the dollar strengthened and Treasury yields rose as data showing surging inflation in the U.S. fuelled bets for steeper rate hikes from the Federal Reserve. Spot gold......

Braves call up top prospect Harris to bolster OF

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Mark Bowman MLB – For more and to sign up click here Michael Harris II called up by Braves n”,”providerName”:”Twitter”,”providerUrl”:”https://twitter.com”,”type”:”rich”,”width”:550,”__typename”:”ExternalEmbedContent”},”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({“locale”:”en-us”,”slug”:”michael-harris-ii-called-up-by-braves”,”type”:”story”}).parts.4″:{“data”:{“type”:”id”,”generated”:true,”id”:”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({“locale”:”en-us”,”slug”:”michael-harris-ii-called-up-by-braves”,”type”:”story”}).parts.4.data”,”typename”:”ExternalEmbedContent”},”type”:”oembed”,”__typename”:”ExternalEmbed”},”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({“locale”:”en-us”,”slug”:”michael-harris-ii-called-up-by-braves”,”type”:”story”}).parts.5″:{“content”:”The lefty-hitting Harris ranks as the Braves’ No. 1 prospect and the game’s No. 59 prospect, per MLB Pipeline. He has hit .292 with an .801 OPS while playing just 197......

MLB, Unmind team up to bolster well-being of players, employees

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Mark Feinsand MLB – For more and to sign up click here Major League Baseball announced a new collaboration with cultural change platform Unmind on Wednesday, taking another step in its commitment to mental health. The league will bolster its existing well-being benefits and initiatives by launching the Unmind platform......

Putin promises to bolster Russia’s IT security in face of cyber attacks

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May 20 (Reuters) – President Vladimir Putin said on Friday that the number of cyber attacks on Russia by foreign “state structures” had increased several times over and that Russia must bolster its cyber defences by reducing the use of foreign software and hardware. The websites of many state-owned companies......

Labor secretary meets with companies to bolster job quality as a record number of Americans quit

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USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here Walsh met with a handful of companies across different industries to highlight how they are creating jobs and sustaining their workforce through investment in training, higher wages, benefits and flexibility, according to the Department of Labor. Friday’s panel included......

Biden’s Covid summit aims to bolster the pandemic fight, even as Congress blocks adding U.S. funds.

New York Times
With President Biden on Thursday set to convene his second Covid-19 summit, the White House has secured more than $3 billion in pledges from other countries and from philanthropies to fight the coronavirus pandemic — even as Congress has refused Mr. Biden’s request for additional emergency aid, senior Biden administration......

Transfer Talk: Barcelona eye Arsenal’s Gabriel to bolster backline

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7:11 PM ET Nick JuddTransfer writer Arsenal defender Gabriel Magalhaes is on Barcelona’s radar. David Price/Arsenal FC via Getty Images The summer transfer window is approaching, and there’s plenty of gossip swirling about who’s moving where. Transfer Talk brings you all the latest buzz on rumours, comings and goings and, of......

LIVE Transfer Talk: Barcelona eye Arsenal’s Gabriel to bolster backline

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Arsenal defender Gabriel Magalhaes is on Barcelona’s radar. David Price/Arsenal FC via Getty Images The summer transfer window is approaching, and there’s plenty of gossip swirling about who’s moving where. Transfer Talk brings you all the latest buzz on rumours, comings and goings and, of course, done deals! TOP STORY: Barcelona......

Putin’s grip on power could bolster case for war crimes

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Putin’s grip on power could bolster case for war crimes – CBS News Watch CBS News CBS News national security correspondent David Martin discusses the likelihood of Russian President Vladimir Putin facing international charges for war crimes in Ukraine.......

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