On Monday, the sandwich chain announced it would sell five of its popular classic sandwiches for $4.99. The Veggie Delite, Spicy Italian, Black Forest Ham, Meatball Marinara, and Cold Cut Combo sandwiches are all included in the deal. “We are upset about doing the $4.
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President Donald Trump took credit on Tuesday for the recent news that 2017 was the safest year for commercial air travel on record. “Since taking office I have been very strict on Commercial Aviation,” Trump tweeted.
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The state officially launched legal marijuana Monday, and customers lined up to celebrate the historic moment in San Diego, Sacramento and Oakland — some of the municipalities given the green light to start sales on Jan. 1.
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NBC News named Hoda Kotb as the permanent co-anchor of the “Today” show, ending speculation over Matt Lauer’s replacement after he was fired for sexual misconduct.
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Arif Hussein is challenging the Financial Conduct Authority’s decision to block him from the industry in a London hearing that starts today, almost two years after the FCA banned him for acting “recklessly” around Libor.
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Weight Watchers stock is rising sharply in the new year. DJ Khaled has signed on as a new spokesperson for the company. Watch Weight Watchers trade in real time here. With the new year comes New Year’s resolutions, which is good news for Weight Watchers. The company is trading 4.74% higher to $45.
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Outback Steakhouse is giving away Bloomin’ Onion appetizers to anyone who visits the restaurant on January 2. To take advantage of the offer, say “Outback Bowl” to your server.
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Investors are targeting Latin America for the most profitable carry trades in 2018, betting a region that lagged behind peers last year is poised for a comeback. Wall Street firms including Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria SA, Wells Fargo & Co.
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Chris Larsen, the co-founder and former CEO of Ripple owns 5.19 billion XRP, Forbes reported Tuesday. That stash, plus a 17% stake in the company, means he could be worth $37.3 billion.
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