• How to get a free Chipotle burrito

    How to get a free Chipotle burrito

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    Although no official origin of the norovirus outbreak has been determined, Chipotle did give some insight as to what they believe caused the bacterial contamination in its Simi Valley, CA and Boston locations-sick restaurant employees. Montgomery Moran, co-CEO of Chipotle, said he believed investigators wanted to make sure "everything we did was on the up and up". If you've text Chipotle already and you still haven't received a response, don't fret.
  • Oil Extends Gain From Three-Week High as Russia Flags OPEC Talks

    Oil Extends Gain From Three-Week High as Russia Flags OPEC Talks

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    With the lifting of sanctions earlier this month, Iran says it is increasing its oil output by 500,000 barrels per day (bpd) and boosting exports, a plan that other OPEC sources say makes any global cut agreement harder. Rosneft's CEO, Igor Sechin, has previously argued that it's very hard for Russia's oil industry to cut production. If the deal works between Russian Federation and OPEC to trim global crude oversupplies, it could result in a spike in Brent crude oil prices.
  • So what is a negative interest rate?

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    Under the plan, commercial lenders would now have to pay to park cash at the BoJ, giving them an incentive to boost lending, which policymakers hope would stoke economic growth.
  • Thunder beat Pelicans; teams mourn Ingrid Williams' death

    Thunder beat Pelicans; teams mourn Ingrid Williams' death

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    Ingrid Williams had three of the couple's five children with her in an SUV when the vehicle was struck head-on by an auto travelling in the opposite direction that veered across the median, according to The Oklahoman . Durant shot 10 of 17 from the field to go along with six assists . Westbrook got his 10th assist on Ibaka's 3-pointer that gave the Thunder a 79-65 lead.
  • Russia open to meeting with major oil-producing countries

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    Nunan  forecasts  Brent would trade in a $25-$35 a barrel range in the first quarter and then slowly recover over the rest of the year. In signs that Opec's long-term strategy of forcing out high-cost production crude is working, the consultants Wood Mackenzie said that at $30 per barrel, many fields will become uneconomical.
  • IEA sees global oil glut worsening, OPEC deal unlikely

    IEA sees global oil glut worsening, OPEC deal unlikely

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    The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries earlier Wednesday cut its forecasts for global oil-demand growth, citing lower consumer appetite in places such as Russia and Brazil despite low prices. The major crude oil benchmarks, West Texas Intermediate and Brent, are trading at $30.45 and $33.26 a barrel, up on the day, but the IEA doesn't expect such price movements to be the norm going forward.
  • Oil prices extend rebound in Asia

    Oil prices extend rebound in Asia

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    That has been the questions on everyone's mind as the price of oil has dropped by more than 75% in the last 18 months, and oil producing countries have stubbornly held on, fighting for market share in the global market.
  • APNewsBreak: Vickers to replace Tony Stewart at Daytona

    APNewsBreak: Vickers to replace Tony Stewart at Daytona

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    SHR executive vice president Brett Frood will officially announce Stewart's replacement driver on Friday at Daytona International Speedway. At this time, Vickers is only slated to run the 500, but that could change in what has become a very fluid situation, sources say.
  • Oil Prices Claw Back Near USD30

    Oil Prices Claw Back Near USD30

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    But all acknowledged that keeping government responsive to its citizens remains crucial. Supplies from the group during January stood almost 1.7 mb/d higher year-on-year. Although the country's production levels fell below 2016 targets, it was an improvement of the 2015 production of 1.7 million barrels per day. Sunday's talks between Saudi Oil Minister Ali al-Naimi and his Venezuelan counterpart produced no tangible signs of progress on coordinated oil production cuts between OPEC and ...
  • Bernie Sanders's campaign manager says Hillary Clinton's campaign is in 'disarray'

    Bernie Sanders's campaign manager says Hillary Clinton's campaign is in 'disarray'

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    Even though she likes Clinton and voted for her in the 2008 primary, Manion said there's just something special about the 74-year-old Sanders that reminds her of a young John F. She said it will all come down to voters at the polls Tuesday, regardless of the weather. Has Hillary Clinton missed her feminist moment? The news site reported that Clinton's campaign manager, Robbie Mook, has already seen his role expanded from primary-and-caucus state ground game management to messaging, ...
  • OPEC sys Nigeria's oil output below budget mark

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    Iran, meanwhile, has vowed to increase its oil production by 1 million b/d during 2016 with the lifting of nuclear-related Western sanctions. While the latest OPEC report shows Kuwaiti crude production averaging very close to 2.75 million bpd in the last two years, Kuwait Petroleum Corp has just announced that it plans to boost production by 150,000 bpd by Q3 of this year, and is planning to sign export deals with European companies.
  • IRS resolves computer problems after outage

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    It was also mostly invisible to taxpayers, who were still able to file their returns with software companies such as TurboTax and TaxAct. The " where's my refund " icon is not available even if the IRS.gov website remains available.
  • Conan O'Brien Comes for Cam Newton in Hilarious Skit

    Conan O'Brien Comes for Cam Newton in Hilarious Skit

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    Although it's not rare, this kind of criticism has also been condemned as emblematic of a double standard: Black athletes - from the Michigan Wolverines to Newton and back again - often face heightened backlash from critics for the slightest transgressions or displays of emotion.
  • Honda and Acura Recall

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    The larger problem involves a wide range of Honda products equipped with faulty Takata airbags. Continental said it did not receive any complaints after another change was made at the end of 2010 and completed in 2011. Continental says it is notifying the manufacturers, which each will issue individual recalls. Analysts said the two air bag recalls are not comparable, especially because Continental has a smaller market share than Takata, and Continental's recall affects far fewer ...
  • IRS computer problems shut down tax return e-file system

    IRS computer problems shut down tax return e-file system

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    The problem is that, since yesterday, the system malfunction has prevented the tax return files from reaching the IRS. While the agency reports that it's still determining the extent of the outage, the IRS doesn't expect anything drastic to come out of this.
  • Here's how to get your free Chipotle burrito 'raincheck'

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    Then at the end of October, E. coli cases were reported in OR and Washington, prompting the company to shut down 43 restaurants in those states. Chipotle's same-store sales, or sales at stores open at least a year, fell 14.6% in the fourth quarter, which ended in December, and dropped 36% in January.
  • OJ Simpson miniseries has strong ratings in debut

    OJ Simpson miniseries has strong ratings in debut

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    The miniseries focus on Simpson's acquittal in the Los Angeles "trial of the century" case when the former football star was charged with the killing of his ex-wife, Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend Ron Goldman . But what does Cuba Gooding Jr., who plays O.J.in the TV series, think? "The system failed her", prosecuting attorney Marcia Clark (a sublime Sarah Paulson) says when the case comes across her desk, her voice even but icy, filled with slow-burning fury.
  • The 5 worst Super Bowl 50 ads

    The 5 worst Super Bowl 50 ads

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    The Doritos ad definitely achieved its desired intent that is if the company was going for shock value. "One of the things we really wanted to make sure we were doing is being entertaining", said Squarespace founder and CEO Anthony Casalena.
  • Cam Newton walks out in middle of post-Super Bowl presser

    Cam Newton walks out in middle of post-Super Bowl presser

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    However, he was diplomatic in the days leading up to Super Bowl 50 about his respect for Newton - and that respect is genuine - he so wanted to have his biggest game on the NFL's grandest stage. In the meantime, he's still stunned they're in this position - with Peyton having won one more Super Bowl after it appeared his career was over. "Cam, Cam, Cam.
  • Just in time for tax season, IRS experiencing technical difficulties

    Just in time for tax season, IRS experiencing technical difficulties

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    That is especially true now that IRS says they are scaling back their customer service operations to discourage people from calling with questions are we reported recently. "Taxpayers should see little, if any, impact on their tax returns or refunds", he added. Then again, is filing our taxes and calculating just how much Uncle Sam yanks from our pockets each year ever a pleasant season? They are not expecting any major refund disruption because of this.
  • Ryan Reynolds torn between cheering for Panthers or Broncos

    Ryan Reynolds torn between cheering for Panthers or Broncos

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    Perhaps the smartest answer came from Ben Carson, who chose not to alienate either fan base by choosing against them. Olsen had 77 catches for 1,104 yards. Retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson ducked making a decision at all, forecasting with a chuckle that "it will be either Denver or Carolina". 96 Normal 0 false false false EN-US JA ...
  • Jaden Smith Buys First Car So New it Isn't Released Yet

    Jaden Smith Buys First Car So New it Isn't Released Yet

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    As for the company's revenue , the same analysts as the ones predicting the stock improvements are pretty sure that Tesla will report $1.84 billion for the fourth quarter, higher than last year's $1.1 billion. According to preliminary numbers, Tesla delivered 50,580 vehicles in 2015, toward the lower end of its latest guidance of 50,000 to 52,000, which slipped from initial predictions of 55,000 vehicles delivered.
  • Yahoo will reportedly announce it is exploring 'strategic alternatives' today

    Yahoo will reportedly announce it is exploring 'strategic alternatives' today

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    Yahoo! Inc . yesterday confirmed rumors that it's to layoff 15 percent of its workforce and close down some of its online services as part of a major new turnaround plan. " Yahoo is a far stronger, more modern company that it was three-and-half years ago", she said. Maynard Webb, Yahoo's Chairman of the Board, said: "The Board also believes that exploring additional strategic alternatives, in parallel to the execution of the management plan, is in the best interest of our shareholders".
  • Maurice White Dead: Earth, Wind And Fire Singer Dies, Aged 74

    Maurice White Dead: Earth, Wind And Fire Singer Dies, Aged 74

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    The New York Times reported that although a cause of death hasn't yet been disclosed, it may be connected to White's struggle with Parkinson's disease. Born in Memphis in 1941, White eventually moved to Chicago, where he worked as a session drummer for Chess Records and built a following as a jazz musician.
  • Chinese New Year Celebration Takes Over Reading Terminal Market

    Chinese New Year Celebration Takes Over Reading Terminal Market

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    They bow three times", says Betsy Lee with the Philadelphia Chinatown Development Corporation, talking about the lion dances. It is an important Chinese festival celebrated at the turn of the traditional lunisolar Chinese calendar. Giving lucky money is also an old tradition during the Spring Festival. Airports around China will see 11 percent more passengers than the previous year.
  • US presidential hopefuls Sanders, Clinton in dead heat - Reuters/Ipsos poll

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    The Christie campaign says the point of the story is about the serious responsibilities of the next president. The Vermont U.S. senator's neighbor status has served him well among New Hampshire voters - he has 61 percent of the support, up from 57 percent, according to the latest polls conducted after the Iowa caucuses.
  • Coli Outbreaks Linked to Chipotle Appear to be Over

    Coli Outbreaks Linked to Chipotle Appear to be Over

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    No deaths have been reported, but 20 of the 53 people made ill were hospitalized. State and federal regulators who reviewed the company's distribution records couldn't identify a single item to explain the outbreak - and neither did testing food from multiple restaurants.