Christopher Freeburn
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Gold and Silver Report: Gold Prices Fall on Ukraine Diplomatic Agreement

Apr. 17, 2014, 4:43 pm EDT – A preliminary agreement to reduce tensions between Ukraine and Russia weakened gold's safe haven appeal, sending gold prices lower on Thursday. More 

TGT: Target Adds Hundreds More Products to Subscription Service

Apr. 17, 2014, 1:07 pm EDT – Target says it is expanding the number of items covered under its subscription program as TGT tries to compete with similar programs from rival retailers. More 

A VERY Golden Parachute: Ousted Yahoo COO Gets $58M for 15 Months

Apr. 17, 2014, 12:39 pm EDT – Former Yahoo COO Henrique de Castro will receive an exit package valued at $58 million, even though he was ousted from the company after just 15 months. More 

ProtectMyAntenna: New Aereo Website Presents Its Case to Consumers

Apr. 17, 2014, 12:16 pm EDT – Aereo has launched a ProtectMyAntenna, a website promoting a defense of its service, as a lawsuit from broadcasters heads to the U.S. Supreme Court. More 

Walmart Takes on Western Union With Cheaper Money Transfer Service

Apr. 17, 2014, 11:48 am EDT – Walmart has partnered with Euronet Worldwide to launch a new money transfer service at its stores, sending Western Union and MoneyGram shares tumbling. More 

BKS: Barnes & Noble Chairman Sells 3.7M Shares

Apr. 17, 2014, 11:20 am EDT – Barnes & Noble stock fell sharply on Thursday after its chairman and founder announced that he had sold 3.7 million BKS shares. More 

IBM Stock Falls on Disappointing Earnings, Hardware Sales

Apr. 17, 2014, 10:57 am EDT – IBM posted first-quarter earnings that matched Wall Street forecasts, but reported its eight straight quarterly decline in revenue, sending IBM stock lower. More 

AXP: American Express Stock Slips Despite Earnings Beat

Apr. 17, 2014, 10:30 am EDT – American Express reported higher Q1 earnings that topped forecasts, but fell short of revenue estimates, sending AXP stock down in Thursday trading. More 

Thursday Apple Rumors: Yahoo Wants to Become Apple’s Default Search Engine

Apr. 17, 2014, 10:03 am EDT – Yahoo wants to become the iOS default search engine; Apple to integrate song recognition in iOS 8; and Apple may boost its share buyback program next week. More 

Pono: 4 Things to Know About the Neil Young Digital Music Kickstarter

Apr. 17, 2014, 9:17 am EDT – Neil Young's effort to raise funding for super-high-quality digital music player Pono garnered $6.2 million on Kickstarter, well above its original $800,000 target. More