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Winter Olympics: Second Russian tests positive for doping

Winter Olympics: Second Russian tests positive for doping

A Russian Olympic athlete who declared her anti-doping stance on a jumper emblazoned with the slogan, "I Don't Do Doping, I Am Za Sport', has tested positive for a banned substance". Earlier this month, Sergeeva, a bobsled pilot, told the AP that competitors from other countries had warmed to her after she passed International Olympic Committee vetting for Pyeongchang , which included an examination of her drug-testing history.


Ponderosa Aviation plane crashes in Indiana

Ponderosa Aviation plane crashes in Indiana

Pagel's Ponderosa Dairy said the people killed were owner John T. Pagel; his son-in-law, Steven Witcpalek; and pilot Nathan Saari. Pagel was also president of Edge Dairy Farmer Cooperative, the nation's sixth-largest dairy cooperative. A Cessna 441 plane crashed near the town of Rossville, Indiana, Thursday killing everyone on board. The reason for the crash is not known at the moment.


China's Geely is now Daimler's largest shareholder

China's Geely is now Daimler's largest shareholder

With headquarters in southeastern Chinese city of Hangzhou, Zhejiang Geely Holding Group has bought around 9.7 percent of Daimler's stake. For the time being neither Geely Group nor any other company in the Zhejiang Geely Holding Group intend to acquire additional shares, Geely said.


Dunkin' Donuts announces new Girl Scout cookie-flavored coffees

Dunkin' Donuts announces new Girl Scout cookie-flavored coffees

This weekend celebration rings in a new century of fun, learning, and excitement that selling cookies has powered for girls over the past 101 years. Adding Girl Scout-inspired flavors for a limited time may give a jolt to sales at Dunkin', although it already sells plenty of flavored coffee.



Washington Real Estate Investment Trust (NYSE:WRE) Shares Bought by Strs Ohio

The firm has "Hold" rating given on Friday, September 8 by Stifel Nicolaus. FBR Capital maintained the shares of WHLR in report on Monday, January 8 with "Buy" rating. They expect $0.59 earnings per share, up 40.48% or $0.17 from last year's $0.42 per share. ARE's profit will be $172.92 million for 19.03 P/E if the $1.60 EPS becomes a reality.


Public Radio Station WNYC Rescues Gothamist

Public Radio Station WNYC Rescues Gothamist

According to the acquisition announcement , the deal comes after a competitive sale process, and it was funded by "generous philanthropic donations from two anonymous donors". For KPCC, the acquisition is "entirely consistent with our public service mission", Davis told Current. Local news website LAist , which has been shut down for about four months, will be revived under a new owner.