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Starbucks-Sued-050216.jpg An Illinois woman has filed a lawsuit against Starbucks accusing that the coffee retail giant is misleading customers by "underfilling" its cold beverages. According to the plaintiff, Starbucks is cheating customers by serving cold coffees with too much ice cubes and less coffee than advertised, "often...

wallstreet3-121214_02May16.jpg While buying interest has remained somewhat subdued, stocks continue to see moderate strength in mid-day trading on Monday. The major averages are all in positive territory after showing a notable move to the downside last week.

Greenpeace-TTIP-050216.jpg Greenpeace Netherlands has released leaked documents which it claims to show that an ambitious free Transatlantic trade deal between the United States and the European Union poses major risks for climate, environment and consumer safety. 248 pages of classified documents that the environmental watchdog published Monday "make clear the scale and scope of the trade citizens of the United States an

GNC-050216.jpg GNC Holdings Inc. (GNC) Monday said it has commenced a strategic review that could lead to potential sale of the company. Shares of GNC Holdings gained over 4 percent after the vitamins and health supplement retailer said it has hired Goldman Sachs and Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz to advise on...

wallstreet-011215_02May16.jpg Stocks are seeing modest strength in morning trading on Monday after showing a notable downward move last week. The major averages have all moved to the upside, although buying interest has remained somewhat subdued.

Carnival-Cuba-050216.jpg In yet another historic milestone in the improving bilateral relations between the United States and Cuba, a cruise ship set sail from Miami to Havana, marking the first time in over 50 years that Cuban-born individuals are able to sail to their motherland. Carnival Corporation had announced its new Fathom brand was accepting bookings to Cuba from all travelers, including Cuba-born passengers, fo

canprevent-IPO-050216.jpg Cancer Prevention Pharmaceuticals Inc., a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, has filed for an initial public offering of its common stock. The Tucson, Arizona-based company is offering 1.92 million of its shares in the IPO at an expected price range of $12 to $14, to raise $25 million. The sole bookrunner for the offering is Aegis Capital Corp.

tablets-050216.jpg Tablet computers sales are nosediving in early 2016, a survey from industry expert IDC survey revealed.

constructionspending-050216.jpg Construction spending in the U.S. increased by less than expected in the month of March, the Commerce Department revealed in a report on Monday, although the report also showed a significant upward revision to spending in February.

binladingroup-050216.jpg Workers at a giant construction company in Saudi Arabia have set fire to several company buses amid protests at being laid off and not being paid wages for several months. Employees at the Saudi Binladin Group set fire to company buses and staged demonstrations within the Mecca region in recent weeks after the company, one of Saudi Arabia's largest employers, laid off 50,000 foreign employees.

ismmanufacturing-050216.jpg Growth in U.S. manufacturing activity slowed by more than expected in the month of April, according to a report released by the Institute for Supply Management on Monday. The ISM said its purchasing managers index dipped to 50.8 in April from 51.8 in March.

trump-050216.jpg Efforts to derail Donald Trump's march to the Republican presidential nomination could take a massive hit in the upcoming GOP primary in Indiana, according to the results of a new NBC News/Wall Street Journal/Marist poll. The poll found that 49 percent of likely Indiana Republican primary voters support Trump.

wallstreet1-121214_02May16.jpg On the heels of the weakness in the previous week, stocks may move back to the upside in early trading on Monday. The major index futures are currently pointing to a higher open for the markets, with the Dow futures up by 36 points.

sysco-050216.jpg Foodservice distributor Sysco Corp. (SYY) reported a third-quarter profit that grew 22.7 percent from last year, while quarterly sales increased 2.2 percent. Both earnings per share and revenue for the quarter beat analysts' expectations.

wallstreet-101008_02May16.jpg Early indications suggests that Wall Street stocks may open on a slightly positive note following last week's negative showing. Oil is moving modestly lower following solid gains in recent weeks, which saw the commodity scale the $46+ mark for the first time this year. However, most other commodities are higher and the dollar is weaker.

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