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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Transportation and the economy: Politicians, business leaders gather for round-table discussiontold a majority of the feedback has indicated that the condition of those netwo
Transportation and the economy: Politicians, business leaders gather for round-table discussion
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted a minute ago
told a majority of the feedback has indicated that the condition of those networks is actually putting a cap on economic growth. “There’s more and more people from more and more sectors of the economy and just the public in general that... Read more
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The Columbian
Christensen founder, former board members sue new owner Lukenclaims in the countersuit are allegations of “insider deals,” “shareholder oppr
Christensen founder, former board members sue new owner Luken
The Columbian / Posted a minute ago
claims in the countersuit are allegations of “insider deals,” “shareholder oppression” and “intentional interference with economic relations.” The filing also denies many of Luken’s claims of what is owed to him and says bringing Luken on board as... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
City of Carbondale discusses possible tax increaseswith all these extra people coming through." Mayor Henry said he’s for the foo
City of Carbondale discusses possible tax increases
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted a minute ago
with all these extra people coming through." Mayor Henry said he’s for the food and beverage tax as well as the increase of the motor fuel tax, telling the council he doesn’t think either tax would stifle economic development or impact con... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Additional funds approved for Abilene pet food facility upgradesCity Council meeting in November. According to estimates released by the DCOA,
Additional funds approved for Abilene pet food facility upgrades
KTXS Abilene / Posted a minute ago
City Council meeting in November. According to estimates released by the DCOA, the company could generate $57 million in economic benefit over the next 10 years, $29 million in business with the community, and $4.4 million in revenues for local... Read more
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Island Packet
Business Highlightswould struggle to meet $400 in expenses from an unexpected emergency, according
Business Highlights
Island Packet / Posted a minute ago
would struggle to meet $400 in expenses from an unexpected emergency, according to the Federal Reserve's annual survey on economic well-being. The latest survey found that 69 percent of those responding reported that they were either "living... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Elizabeth Warren emerges as potent Clinton ally, Trump foilWarren is also focused on the long game, ensuring the next administration picks
Elizabeth Warren emerges as potent Clinton ally, Trump foil
The Seattle Times / Posted 4 minutes ago
Warren is also focused on the long game, ensuring the next administration picks people for key posts who will work toward economic reform. Partly because she has withheld her endorsement for Clinton, Warren is now positioned as the most credible... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Every Startup Gains From An Incubator Or Acceleratorand accelerators worldwide, with over 90 percent being non-profit and focused o
Every Startup Gains From An Incubator Or Accelerator
Greenwich Time / Posted 4 minutes ago
and accelerators worldwide, with over 90 percent being non-profit and focused on incubator programs for community economic development. I find that this type offers the most value to new entrepreneurs or startups in the early idea... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Blankley: Democrats have done a good jobobligations and job creation, I have big solutions.” Blankley also disagreed w
Blankley: Democrats have done a good job
Greenwich Time / Posted 4 minutes ago
obligations and job creation, I have big solutions.” Blankley also disagreed with Frantz’s remarks that the state’s economic uncertainty and tax policies led to the departure of GE from Fairfield to Boston. Frantz cited comments made by GE’s... Read more
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Greenwich Time
State Sen. Frantz calls for ‘pro-growth’ budgethe was invited to discuss his assent up Mt. Everest. “Now I’m here to talk abo
State Sen. Frantz calls for ‘pro-growth’ budget
Greenwich Time / Posted 4 minutes ago
he was invited to discuss his assent up Mt. Everest. “Now I’m here to talk about balancing the budget in Connecticut and economic development,” Frantz said. “I don’t know which one is tougher. I can tell you that it’s certainly taken longer to... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Groups say GOP convention protest area could foster clashesof clashes. One group is a coalition of more than two dozen left-leaning organ
Groups say GOP convention protest area could foster clashes
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 6 minutes ago
of clashes. One group is a coalition of more than two dozen left-leaning organizations planning to protest social and economic inequality. The other is an amalgam of groups hoping to celebrate the nomination of Donald Trump as the GOP... Read more
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Radio Angulo
Cuban First VP Meets with President Lukashenko in Minskof Belorus, Alexandr Lukashenko, said that his country wants to increase collab
Cuban First VP Meets with President Lukashenko in Minsk
Radio Angulo / Posted 7 minutes ago
of Belorus, Alexandr Lukashenko, said that his country wants to increase collaboration with Cuba in agriculture and other economic fields. The Belorussian president spoke with reporters following a meeting with the First Vice President of the... Read more
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Japan Today
Russia accuses Turkey of supplying Islamic State extremists ‹ Japan Todaylast November. Russia retaliated by deploying long-range air defense missile s
Russia accuses Turkey of supplying Islamic State extremists ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 7 minutes ago
last November. Russia retaliated by deploying long-range air defense missile systems to its base in Syria and imposed economic sanctions on Turkey. President Vladimir Putin has accused Turkey of “allowing terrorists to earn money by selling... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Board of Trustees discusses Alert Carolina, renovations and applied sciencesof appreciation shown to the current staff, and it really needs to come from th
Board of Trustees discusses Alert Carolina, renovations and applied sciences
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 7 minutes ago
of appreciation shown to the current staff, and it really needs to come from the University.” In the Commercialization and Economic Development Committee, Edward Samulski, chair of the department of applied physical science, said the department... Read more
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North Platte Bulletin
Davis at the Legislature: Help, don't hinder rural businessesand local programs and resources directed toward helping small businesses and s
Davis at the Legislature: Help, don't hinder rural businesses
North Platte Bulletin / Posted 8 minutes ago
and local programs and resources directed toward helping small businesses and start-up businesses, and to determine their economic impact. The law also provides that the task force look at best practices from other states for comparison, and to... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Q&A with recipient of National Medal of Technology and Innovationin Silicon Valley, but machines in the Midwest and the Rust Belt, and when you
Q&A with recipient of National Medal of Technology and Innovation
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 8 minutes ago
in Silicon Valley, but machines in the Midwest and the Rust Belt, and when you go into these places and you look at the economic challenges that they face, we talk to our customers and we give them this amazing tool. It can really revolutionize... Read more
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The News-Times
Every Startup Gains From An Incubator Or Acceleratorand accelerators worldwide, with over 90 percent being non-profit and focused o
Every Startup Gains From An Incubator Or Accelerator
The News-Times / Posted 8 minutes ago
and accelerators worldwide, with over 90 percent being non-profit and focused on incubator programs for community economic development. I find that this type offers the most value to new entrepreneurs or startups in the early idea... Read more
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Newsmax
Florida Judge Denies Gawker New Trial in Hulk Hogan Casehearing ended. In March, a six-person jury awarded $60 million to Hogan, 62, f
Florida Judge Denies Gawker New Trial in Hulk Hogan Case
Newsmax / Posted 10 minutes ago
hearing ended. In March, a six-person jury awarded $60 million to Hogan, 62, for emotional distress and $55 million for economic damages. The jury then slapped another $25 million in punitive damages on the company and its publisher and CEO,... Read more
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KXXV Waco
New simulation center coming to Amarillo's Texas Tech campusfor the 20,485 square foot building are primarily through tuition revenue bonds
New simulation center coming to Amarillo's Texas Tech campus
KXXV Waco / Posted 12 minutes ago
for the 20,485 square foot building are primarily through tuition revenue bonds, health education funds, and the Amarillo Economic Development Corporation. In-kind support has also been given from local businesses like Xcel Energy and Atmos... Read more
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asianage
China: Taiwan President is single, hence extremesentiment in Taiwan that opposes political union with Beijing. Despite its sta
China: Taiwan President is single, hence extreme
asianage / Posted 14 minutes ago
sentiment in Taiwan that opposes political union with Beijing. Despite its stated dissatisfaction, Beijing has not increased diplomatic, economic or military pressure in response, possibly out of concern of further alienating the Taiwanese p... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
UAW endorses Clinton; Williams says she 'understands our issues'opposed increasing the minimum wage and has said that American wages are too hi
UAW endorses Clinton; Williams says she 'understands our issues'
Detroit Free Press / Posted 14 minutes ago
opposed increasing the minimum wage and has said that American wages are too high. "Mr. Trump clearly does not support the economic security of UAW families,” Williams said, noting that Trump has said some UAW jobs may need to move to non-union... Read more
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asianage
China Taiwan President is single, hence extremesentiment in Taiwan that opposes political union with Beijing. Despite its sta
China Taiwan President is single, hence extreme
asianage / Posted 15 minutes ago
sentiment in Taiwan that opposes political union with Beijing. Despite its stated dissatisfaction, Beijing has not increased diplomatic, economic or military pressure in response, possibly out of concern of further alienating the Taiwanese p... Read more
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Darien News-Review
State Sen. Frantz calls for ‘pro-growth’ budgethe was invited to discuss his assent up Mt. Everest. “Now I’m here to talk abo
State Sen. Frantz calls for ‘pro-growth’ budget
Darien News-Review / Posted 16 minutes ago
he was invited to discuss his assent up Mt. Everest. “Now I’m here to talk about balancing the budget in Connecticut and economic development,” Frantz said. “I don’t know which one is tougher. I can tell you that it’s certainly taken longer to... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
Groups oppose GOP convention protest areacreates the possibility of clashes. One group is a coalition of left-leaning o
Groups oppose GOP convention protest area
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 16 minutes ago
creates the possibility of clashes. One group is a coalition of left-leaning organizations planning to protest social and economic inequality. The other is an amalgam of groups hoping to celebrate the nomination of Donald Trump as the GOP... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Argosy lifts annual earnings 5% as portfolio shift drives up rental incomestayed high at 5.24 years from 5.54 years. "Favourable market conditions have
Argosy lifts annual earnings 5% as portfolio shift drives up rental income
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 17 minutes ago
stayed high at 5.24 years from 5.54 years. "Favourable market conditions have continued and low interest rates and solid economic growth are expected to remain for the foreseeable future," Argosy said. "We are confident that with a diversified... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Cleveland, Columbus among 10 most affordable metro areas for young adultsleave the nest, even in big cities where the cost of living is typically higher
Cleveland, Columbus among 10 most affordable metro areas for young adults
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 17 minutes ago
leave the nest, even in big cities where the cost of living is typically higher than the U.S. average. Using data from the Economic Policy Institute’s 2015 Family Budget Calculator, CareerTrends found the 10 most affordable metros for young... Read more
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Swissinfo
Netanyahu signs coalition deal, names far-right Lieberman defence chiefhas said she is leaving the party and would vote independently in parliament, c
Netanyahu signs coalition deal, names far-right Lieberman defence chief
Swissinfo / Posted 18 minutes ago
has said she is leaving the party and would vote independently in parliament, citing what she called its failure to pursue economic and social reforms. Levi-Abekasis's spokesman said on Wednesday she was still formally a member of Yisrael Beitenu... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Petition to stop fire station from being built in Potawatomi Park gathers hundreds of signaturesplaying out on the editorial pages of the South Bend Tribune. Does President B
Petition to stop fire station from being built in Potawatomi Park gathers hundreds of signatures
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 19 minutes ago
playing out on the editorial pages of the South Bend Tribune. Does President Barack Obama deserve credit for Elkhart's economic recovery?Does President Barack Obama deserve credit for Elkhart's economic recovery? "The battle for America's... Read more
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The Morning Call
Hellertown woman admits guilt in $54M Ponzi scamand ill-suited for the projects he falsely told investors were already up and r
Hellertown woman admits guilt in $54M Ponzi scam
The Morning Call / Posted 20 minutes ago
and ill-suited for the projects he falsely told investors were already up and running, prosecutors say. "Although the economic and scientific reality of the situation was grim, Wragg, Knorr and McKelvy were able to raise such fantastic sums... Read more
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The Morning Call
Italian car collector Nicola Bulgari rides to America on Wheels' rescueClassic Motor Car, have no immediate plans for the property, Gartner said. "We
Italian car collector Nicola Bulgari rides to America on Wheels' rescue
The Morning Call / Posted 20 minutes ago
Classic Motor Car, have no immediate plans for the property, Gartner said. "We are committed to working with the Allentown Economic Development Corp. and ACIDA to come up with a plan when it is viable," Gartner said. It will likely involve some... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
New simulation center coming to Amarillo's Texas Tech campusfor the 20,485 square foot building are primarily through tuition revenue bonds
New simulation center coming to Amarillo's Texas Tech campus
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 20 minutes ago
for the 20,485 square foot building are primarily through tuition revenue bonds, health education funds, and the Amarillo Economic Development Corporation. In-kind support has also been given from local businesses like Xcel Energy and Atmos... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Officials discuss ways to protect Lake Champlain from massive oil spillwant to ban the transport of oil by train. "It's a drinking water source for t
Officials discuss ways to protect Lake Champlain from massive oil spill
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 21 minutes ago
want to ban the transport of oil by train. "It's a drinking water source for the region, Lake Champlain is. It's also the economic driver of the region. It brings billions of dollars to both New York and Vermont. A disaster would cause decades of... Read more
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Daily Record
Nearly a million in NJ to travel Memorial Day weekend$3.77 2010: $2.67 2009: $2.26 2008: $3.77 2007: $2.96 2006: $2.90 2005: $
Nearly a million in NJ to travel Memorial Day weekend
Daily Record / Posted 22 minutes ago
$3.77 2010: $2.67 2009: $2.26 2008: $3.77 2007: $2.96 2006: $2.90 2005: $2.04 AAA’s projections are based on economic forecasting and research by IHS Global Insight. The Colorado-based business information provider teamed with AAA in... Read more
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The News & Observer
Future interstate highway names approvedconnections are an integral part of my 25-Year Vision for North Carolina to imp
Future interstate highway names approved
The News & Observer / Posted 23 minutes ago
connections are an integral part of my 25-Year Vision for North Carolina to improve the state’s infrastructure, expand economic opportunities and create jobs,” Gov. Pat McCrory said in a news release. “They bring a much-needed interstate... Read more
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The News & Observer
High-profile group forming to find a fix for HB2 impassethe impasse over the law, which according to one study has cost Mecklenburg Cou
High-profile group forming to find a fix for HB2 impasse
The News & Observer / Posted 23 minutes ago
the impasse over the law, which according to one study has cost Mecklenburg County alone more than $285 million in lost economic activity. The group would be led by Republican financier Art Pope, a former state budget director, and former... Read more
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Daily Mail
Leonardo DiCaprio jumps on a bike... after 8,000 mile round tripfor environmental causes, with his foundation recently pledging more than $15mi
Leonardo DiCaprio jumps on a bike... after 8,000 mile round trip
Daily Mail / Posted 24 minutes ago
for environmental causes, with his foundation recently pledging more than $15million to green projects at this year’s World Economic Forum Perhaps most extravagantly, back in France he also reportedly hired a helicopter to fly him from his rented... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
No place like home; Minden staying put in "The Pit"Crime rates , quality of life play vital role in economic developmentCrime rate
No place like home; Minden staying put in "The Pit"
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 24 minutes ago
Crime rates , quality of life play vital role in economic developmentCrime rates , quality of life play vital role in economic development With a major festival kicking off this weekend, organizers are hoping the string of recent shootings doesn't... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Dozens of bills await Hogan's decision as deadline nearsAnother would require the state to save money to replace a 76-year-old toll bri
Dozens of bills await Hogan's decision as deadline nears
Baltimore Sun / Posted 28 minutes ago
Another would require the state to save money to replace a 76-year-old toll bridge in Southern Maryland. Others touch on economic, education and environmental issues. Some are duplicative or would only affect a single jurisdiction. The... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
No collapse for Corning Inc. in display glass erathat. But the likelihood that it will completely collapse unexpectedly is minim
No collapse for Corning Inc. in display glass era
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 28 minutes ago
that. But the likelihood that it will completely collapse unexpectedly is minimal. It would take another world war or an economic catastrophe similar to the Great Depression to derail the world economy to that extent. Pray that we have the basic... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Rates Nassau County (NY) GOs 'A'; Rates BANs & RANs 'F1'are unusual for a Fitch-rated local government and keep the county's rating wel
Fitch Rates Nassau County (NY) GOs 'A'; Rates BANs & RANs 'F1'
Business Wire / Posted 28 minutes ago
are unusual for a Fitch-rated local government and keep the county's rating well below the 'AA' average for the sector. Economic Resource Base Nassau County is located just east of New York City, with a population of approximately 1.3 million... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Affirms MLB Club Trust Securitization Senior Secured Credit Facility & Term Notes at 'A'including its unique operating model and environment, which continue to perform
Fitch Affirms MLB Club Trust Securitization Senior Secured Credit Facility & Term Notes at 'A'
Business Wire / Posted 28 minutes ago
including its unique operating model and environment, which continue to perform positively including during the most recent economic downturn. Television contracts renewed in 2012 at extremely favorable levels correspond to near-term projected... Read more
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Ballard News-Tribune
City of Seattle Releases First Freight Master Plan for Public Revieweconomy through freight-dependent sectors such as agriculture, forestry, constr
City of Seattle Releases First Freight Master Plan for Public Review
Ballard News-Tribune / Posted 28 minutes ago
economy through freight-dependent sectors such as agriculture, forestry, construction and manufacturing – producing an economic impact of $91.9 billion. By 2035, an additional 120,000 people are expected to call Seattle home, with 115,000... Read more
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FOX Business
Seaspan Corporation vs. Diana Shipping Inc.only do these companies employ a lot of leverage to maintain their fleets, but
Seaspan Corporation vs. Diana Shipping Inc.
FOX Business / Posted 29 minutes ago
only do these companies employ a lot of leverage to maintain their fleets, but the shipping industry is exposed to global economic headwinds, which can change direction quickly. Investors need a strong stomach before diving into shipping stocks... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Fonterra forecast improvesNZD/US dollar exchange rate, supply volumes from other major dairying regions,
Fonterra forecast improves
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 29 minutes ago
NZD/US dollar exchange rate, supply volumes from other major dairying regions, current global inventory levels, and the economic outlook of major dairy importers. "Conditions on farm are very challenging," he said in a statement. The strength... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Argosy lifts annual earnings 5pc as portfolio shift drives up rental incomestayed high at 5.24 years from 5.54 years. "Favourable market conditions have
Argosy lifts annual earnings 5pc as portfolio shift drives up rental income
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 29 minutes ago
stayed high at 5.24 years from 5.54 years. "Favourable market conditions have continued and low interest rates and solid economic growth are expected to remain for the foreseeable future," Argosy said. "We are confident that with a diversified... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Germany's new migrant plan: more help but tougher rulesbacked by Merkel's ruling coalition is almost assured passage in Parliament thi
Germany's new migrant plan: more help but tougher rules
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 29 minutes ago
backed by Merkel's ruling coalition is almost assured passage in Parliament this northern summer. The law creates new economic opportunities for migrants to find work while robbing benefits from those who fail to comply. Merkel hailed it as "a... Read more
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IMF
IMF Executive Board Concludes 2016 Article IV Consultation with Timor-Lestesystem and banks’ overseas placements of deposits have remained high. The medi
IMF Executive Board Concludes 2016 Article IV Consultation with Timor-Leste
IMF / Posted 29 minutes ago
system and banks’ overseas placements of deposits have remained high. The medium-term growth outlook depends critically on economic diversification and ensuring a sustainable fiscal position. Average non-oil real GDP growth in the medium-term is... Read more
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FOX Business
Seaspan Corporation vs. Diana Shipping Inc.only do these companies employ a lot of leverage to maintain their fleets, but
Seaspan Corporation vs. Diana Shipping Inc.
FOX Business / Posted 29 minutes ago
only do these companies employ a lot of leverage to maintain their fleets, but the shipping industry is exposed to global economic headwinds, which can change direction quickly. Investors need a strong stomach before diving into shipping stocks... Read more
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CBS News
​The SEC has some questions for Alibabaconsumer-to-consumer website similar to eBay (EBAY). Tmall offers merchants off
​The SEC has some questions for Alibaba
CBS News / Posted 29 minutes ago
consumer-to-consumer website similar to eBay (EBAY). Tmall offers merchants official storefronts to consumers in China. As economic growth has slowed in China, Alibaba has reached abroad to spur sales, both from U.S. companies selling goods on its... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Trump’s trade policies are dangerousthe bloviations of the presumptive Republican presidential nominee. Usually, w
Trump’s trade policies are dangerous
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 30 minutes ago
the bloviations of the presumptive Republican presidential nominee. Usually, when making reckless threats about the economic furor he’ll unleash upon China, Mexico and other major U.S. trading partners, Donald Trump claims they’ll all cower... Read more
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The Hill
Minority lawmakers bash Trump over housing crisis— including leaders of the Black, Hispanic and Asian American caucuses — attack
Minority lawmakers bash Trump over housing crisis
The Hill / Posted 31 minutes ago
— including leaders of the Black, Hispanic and Asian American caucuses — attacked Trump for seeking to profit from the economic misfortunes of vulnerable homeowners. "To every family who lost their home in the great recession, Donald Trump is... Read more
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