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San Francisco Chronicle
US stocks end higher; S&P 500, Dow on 6-week winning streakWall Street capped a week with no shortage of milestones with a few more Friday
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 minutes ago
Wall Street capped a week with no shortage of milestones with a few more Friday. U.S. stocks closed modestly higher, lifting the Standard & Poor's 500 index to its fifth record close in a row. The Dow Jones industrial average, which crossed past the... Read more
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The News-Times
Many Trump voters who got hurricane relief in Texas aren't sure Puerto Ricans shouldHOUSTON - Sitting on Mary Maddox's back porch, which flooded with 22 inches of
The News-Times / Posted 4 minutes ago
HOUSTON - Sitting on Mary Maddox's back porch, which flooded with 22 inches of water when Hurricane Harvey hit nearly two months ago, is a Lady of the Evening plant from Puerto Rico that a friend gave her. Ever since Hurricane Maria ravaged the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Bitcoin breaches $6,000 as bulls refuse to blink at regulationBitcoin soared to another milestone Friday, as the digital currency breached $6
Boston Globe / Posted 4 minutes ago
Bitcoin soared to another milestone Friday, as the digital currency breached $6,000 for the first time to put its gain in 2017 to more than 500 percent. As bitcoin continues climbing, Twitter users are speculating that the rise could be driven by... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Dayboro draws in homebuyersThe home at 33 Diane Drive, Dayboro. THE pace of growth in Brisbane’s suburban
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 5 minutes ago
The home at 33 Diane Drive, Dayboro. THE pace of growth in Brisbane’s suburban fringe has prompted buyers to look for lifestyle locations further afield according to Craig Doyle Real Estate sale agent, Drewe Henzell. Mr Henzell said the buyers of... Read more
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The Middletown Press
US stocks end higher; S&P 500, Dow on 6-week winning streakWall Street capped a week with no shortage of milestones with a few more Friday
The Middletown Press / Posted 5 minutes ago
Wall Street capped a week with no shortage of milestones with a few more Friday. U.S. stocks closed modestly higher, lifting the Standard & Poor's 500 index to its fifth record close in a row. The Dow Jones industrial average, which crossed past the... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Walmart Shopper Pays for Man’s Groceries After His Card Is Declined. Credit – Facebook/Anna Melissa Olivarez via StoryfulA Walmart customer who stepped in and paid for another shopper’s cart of grocer
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 5 minutes ago
A Walmart customer who stepped in and paid for another shopper’s cart of groceries was applauded for her gesture after a clip of the moment was shared to Facebook on October 17. San Antonio resident Anna Melissa Olivarez was in the queue at the... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
U.S. placed second most competitive economy in the worldAmerica's political leaders frequently talk about the need to stimulate economi
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 6 minutes ago
America's political leaders frequently talk about the need to stimulate economic growth, citing multiple reasons why growth has eluded us. Typical examples include unfair competition from other countries, regulatory impediments, high tax rates, and... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Trump: Considering Powell and Taylor for Federal Reserve's top 2 postsIn this Monday, Nov. 30, 2015, file photo, Federal Reserve Gov. Jerome Powell t
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 8 minutes ago
In this Monday, Nov. 30, 2015, file photo, Federal Reserve Gov. Jerome Powell talks with others before a Board of Governors meeting at the Marriner S. Eccles Federal Reserve Board Building in Washington. President Donald Trump said he may appoint... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Synchrony, United Rentals see 3Q revenues riseSTAMFORD — Synchrony Financial and United Rentals respectively recorded a sligh
Darien News-Review / Posted 12 minutes ago
STAMFORD — Synchrony Financial and United Rentals respectively recorded a slight drop and increase in profits in the third quarter, according to their latest earnings reports released this week. Synchrony’s third-quarter profits totaled $555... Read more
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The Mercury News
Housing economist’s predictions: about bubbles, frustrated first-time buyers, new housing starts (Where are they?)Housing economist Lawrence Yun got everyone’s attention Thursday — he talked ab
The Mercury News / Posted 13 minutes ago
Housing economist Lawrence Yun got everyone’s attention Thursday — he talked about bubbles in his address to the 27th Annual Convention and Expo of the Santa Clara County Association of Realtors. His assessments were largely reassuring. Basically,... Read more
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The Mercury News
Budget deficit hits $666B, an $80B spike for the yearWASHINGTON — The federal budget deficit rose to $666 billion in the just-comple
The Mercury News / Posted 13 minutes ago
WASHINGTON — The federal budget deficit rose to $666 billion in the just-completed fiscal year, a spike that comes as Republicans are moving to draft a tax code rewrite that promises to add up to $1.5 trillion to the national debt over the coming... Read more
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The Mercury News
At GE, a new urgency to return to industrial rootsNEW YORK — New CEO John Flannery’s ambition to pare away everything that could
The Mercury News / Posted 13 minutes ago
NEW YORK — New CEO John Flannery’s ambition to pare away everything that could stand in the way of General Electric’s return to its industrial core became clearer Friday with plans to shed more than $20 billion in operations over the next couple of... Read more
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Reuters
Wall Street hits record highs; tax plan hopes fuel optimismNEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks hit record closing highs on Friday and the S&P
Reuters / Posted 14 minutes ago
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks hit record closing highs on Friday and the S&P 500 posted a sixth week of gains after the U.S. Senate passed a budget resolution, lifting hopes that President Donald Trump’s tax-cut plan may move forward. Shares of... Read more
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Reuters
'Dr. Doom', Marc Faber, removed from more boards after comments on raceNEW YORK (Reuters) - Marc Faber, the markets prognosticator known as “Dr. Doom,
Reuters / Posted 14 minutes ago
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Marc Faber, the markets prognosticator known as “Dr. Doom,” has been dismissed from three more company boards after comments in his latest newsletter this week suggested the United States had only prospered because it was settled... Read more
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The North Island Gazette
7 Mile Landfill Sundays not profitableThe 7 Mile Landfill and Recycling Centre’s (7MLRC) new summer Sunday hours have
The North Island Gazette / Posted 16 minutes ago
The 7 Mile Landfill and Recycling Centre’s (7MLRC) new summer Sunday hours have proven to be unprofitable for the Regional District. Operations Manager Patrick Donaghy delivered a special report to the board at the Regional District of Mount... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Texas To Receive Nearly $58 Million In Federal Housing Funds In Wake Of HarveyHomes are seen inundated with flooding from Hurricane Harvey on August 28, 2017
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 20 minutes ago
Homes are seen inundated with flooding from Hurricane Harvey on August 28, 2017 in Houston, Texas. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images) AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development is allocating to Texas $57.8 million in... Read more
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Inquirier.net
New dev’t plan to boost PH exports up to $131BPhilippine exports of goods and services could reach up to $131 billion by the
Inquirier.net / Posted 20 minutes ago
Philippine exports of goods and services could reach up to $131 billion by the end of the Duterte administration, a top official of the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) said. Senen M. Perlada, director of the DTI Export Marketing Bureau, told... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PPP in water projects works, says Manila Water chiefWith a clear, transparent and consistent regulatory framework, public-private p
Inquirier.net / Posted 20 minutes ago
With a clear, transparent and consistent regulatory framework, public-private partnerships (PPP) in water projects has worked in Metro Manila and other parts of the country. Thus said Manila Water president Ferdinand de la Cruz, who added that PPP... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Trade deficit down to $17.05B at end-AugThe Philippines’ trade deficit narrowed as of the end of August, raising the co
Inquirier.net / Posted 20 minutes ago
The Philippines’ trade deficit narrowed as of the end of August, raising the country’s opportunity to sustain investment-led economic growth, according to a Finance official. The Department of Finance (DOF) said in an economic bulletin the shortfall... Read more
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Business Wire
HBC Announces CEO TransitionTORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HBC (TSX: HBC) today announced that Gerald L. (Jerry)
Business Wire / Posted 24 minutes ago
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HBC (TSX: HBC) today announced that Gerald L. (Jerry) Storch has stepped down as Chief Executive Officer, effective November 1, 2017, to return to his advisory firm, Storch Advisors. The Company has retained an executive... Read more
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Business Wire
JRJR Networks Filing UpdateDALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--JRjr33, Inc., doing business as JRJR Networks (NYSE Am
Business Wire / Posted 24 minutes ago
DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--JRjr33, Inc., doing business as JRJR Networks (NYSE American: JRJR) today announced that on October 19, 2017, it received a letter from the NYSE American LLC (the “NYSE American”) notifying it that the Company was not in... Read more
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Business Wire
SailPoint Files Registration Statement for Proposed Initial Public OfferingAUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SailPoint Technologies Holdings, Inc. (“SailPoi
Business Wire / Posted 24 minutes ago
AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SailPoint Technologies Holdings, Inc. (“SailPoint”) announced today that it has publicly filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) relating to a proposed initial... Read more
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Business Wire
Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas Awards $7 Million in Affordable Housing GrantsDALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (FHLB Dallas) is
Business Wire / Posted 24 minutes ago
DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (FHLB Dallas) is pleased to announce that, in partnership with its member financial institutions, it has awarded $7 million in Affordable Housing Program (AHP) grants to 19 projects in... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Flying Dog puts new Frederick brewery plans on 'permanent hold,' eyes distilleryFlying Dog Brewery, Maryland’s largest producer of craft beer, has placed its m
Baltimore Sun / Posted 24 minutes ago
Flying Dog Brewery, Maryland’s largest producer of craft beer, has placed its major expansion plans “on permanent hold” because of recent and much-debated legislation regarding state brewery regulations, chief executive Jim Caruso said in a statement... Read more
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Business Wire
Ladder Capital Corp to Report Third Quarter 2017 ResultsNEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ladder Capital Corp (NYSE:LADR) will release its thi
Business Wire / Posted 24 minutes ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ladder Capital Corp (NYSE:LADR) will release its third quarter 2017 results on November 2, 2017 after the close of markets that day. The Company will host a conference call and webcast for investors at 5:00 p.m. Eastern... Read more
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Business Wire
JPMorgan Chase Announces 2017 Mid-Cycle Stress Test DisclosureNEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) (“JPMorgan Chase” or
Business Wire / Posted 24 minutes ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) (“JPMorgan Chase” or the “Firm”) announced today that it has released its results of the 2017 Mid-Cycle Stress Test which the Firm is subject to under Dodd-Frank Act Stress Test (“DFAST”)... Read more
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Business Wire
Westinghouse erhält behördliche Zulassung für AnalysemethodenDie erteilten Zulassungen gelten für die neue FULL SPECTRUMTM Loss of Coolant A
Business Wire / Posted 24 minutes ago
Die erteilten Zulassungen gelten für die neue FULL SPECTRUMTM Loss of Coolant Accident (Kühlmittelverluststörfall mit kleinem Leck, FSLOCATM) Methodik und die „Performance Analysis and Design Model"-Softwarecode-Aktualisierung PAD5. FSLOCA dient der... Read more
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Business Wire
Acquisition of NewStar Financial, Inc. (NEWS) by First Eagle Investment Management May Not Be in Shareholders' Best InterestsSAN DIEGO & BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Shareholder rights attorneys at Robbins Ar
Business Wire / Posted 24 minutes ago
SAN DIEGO & BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Shareholder rights attorneys at Robbins Arroyo LLP are investigating the proposed acquisition of NewStar Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ: NEWS)by First Eagle Investment Management. On October 17, 2017, the two companies... Read more
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Business Wire
Ash Grove Cement Company Announces Stockholder Approval of Pending Acquisition by CRH plcOVERLAND PARK, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ash Grove Cement Company today announced
Business Wire / Posted 24 minutes ago
OVERLAND PARK, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ash Grove Cement Company today announced that its previously announced Agreement and Plan of Merger with CRH plc (the "CRH merger agreement"), under which CRH plc will acquire Ash Grove, has been approved by... Read more
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Business Wire
Independence Realty Trust Announces Appointment of Independent DirectorPHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Independence Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:IRT) (“IRT
Business Wire / Posted 24 minutes ago
PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Independence Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:IRT) (“IRT”) announced today the appointment of Richard D. Gebert, former Managing Partner at Grant Thornton, as an independent director to the Company’s board of directors... Read more
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