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Newsmax
The Time Is Now for Trump's Promised Tax Reform AgendaPresident Donald Trump was ushered into power partly on the promises of tax cut
Newsmax / Posted a minute ago
President Donald Trump was ushered into power partly on the promises of tax cuts and reforms. The pledges that were made in this regard were crowd pleasers and vote winners. But the highly anticipated tax program appears to have been pushed down the... Read more
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Newsmax
S&P's Prescient Warning on America's Fiscal UnpredictabilityS&P Global Ratings is proving to be a better predictor of U.S. partisan politic
Newsmax / Posted a minute ago
S&P Global Ratings is proving to be a better predictor of U.S. partisan political discord than an adjudicator of creditworthiness in the eyes of the bond market. Almost six years after revoking its AAA rating for the U.S., the credit arbiter’s... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
The Iron Yard closing all code schools, including Orlando'sA national coding school is closing all of its locations, including one in down
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 minutes ago
A national coding school is closing all of its locations, including one in downtown Orlando. Leaders at The Iron Yard, a Greenvile, S.C.,-based company with 15 locations across the U.S., said in a blog post that it would shut down operations. “Over... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Motown Museum expansion gets financial boost from LearThe Motown Museum has taken another leap toward its planned expansion, followin
Detroit Free Press / Posted 6 minutes ago
The Motown Museum has taken another leap toward its planned expansion, following a $750,000 donation from Lear Corp. With an additional $400,000 raised at a June gala hosted by Lear, the Southfield company's efforts amount to more than $1.1 million... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Experts Finalize Draft Design, Legal Framework of Abidjan-Lagos CorridorThe Draft Institutional Design, Legal Framework as well as the Communication St
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 minutes ago
The Draft Institutional Design, Legal Framework as well as the Communication Strategy for the Abidjan - Lagos Corridor Management Authority (ALCoMA), have been validated in Abuja, Nigeria recently, a media dispatched from ECOWAS Communication Bureau... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Get to know...Tom Majewski, Financial Services Entrepreneur of the Year in the NY regionMajewski went on to work for major names in the financial industry, including J
Darien News-Review / Posted 7 minutes ago
Majewski went on to work for major names in the financial industry, including JPMorgan, Bear Stearns and Merrill Lynch. In 2012, he opened up his own investment management firm in partnership with affiliates of Stone Point Capital, a Greenwich-based... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Louisiana may again need to borrow money to pay its billsBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Louisiana may need to again take out a short-term loan
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 8 minutes ago
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Louisiana may need to again take out a short-term loan to keep cash flowing to agencies and bills on track for payment. The State Bond Commission, which oversees state borrowing, agreed Thursday to move forward with the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
More than half of India’s gas-based power plants idle: Piyush GoyalAbout 57% of gas-fired power plants in India are lying idle due to non-availabi
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 8 minutes ago
About 57% of gas-fired power plants in India are lying idle due to non-availability of domestic gas, Power Minister Piyush Goyal told lawmakers on Thursday. “Domestic natural gas supply to power sector can improve only in case production levels... Read more
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CNBC
Tax reform battle could be worse than health-care brawlWith the GOP health reform effort on life support, many Republicans are eager t
CNBC / Posted 9 minutes ago
With the GOP health reform effort on life support, many Republicans are eager to move on to another major campaign pledge to cut taxes on corporations and individuals to help spur profit growth and raise wages. But the wide support for those goals... Read more
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CNBC
Bitcoin leaps 15% to highest in nearly a month on increased confidence in currency's futureBitcoin jumped Thursday to its highest price in almost four weeks as digital cu
CNBC / Posted 9 minutes ago
Bitcoin jumped Thursday to its highest price in almost four weeks as digital currency developers appeared to come closer to an agreement that would prevent a split in the cryptocurrency. Bitcoin rose more than 15 percent, to $2,675.67, its highest... Read more
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Reuters
Benetton family seeks to make Ducati motorbikes ItalianLONDON/FRANKFURT/MILAN (Reuters) - Italy's Benetton family is vying with motorb
Reuters / Posted 9 minutes ago
LONDON/FRANKFURT/MILAN (Reuters) - Italy's Benetton family is vying with motorbike firms and buyout funds for control of Italian motorcycle brand Ducati, which is being sold by Germany's Volkswagen (VOWG_p.DE), sources involved in the process told... Read more
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Reuters
Peru says fixes snags affecting airport expansion, metro lineLIMA (Reuters) - The government President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski said on Thursda
Reuters / Posted 9 minutes ago
LIMA (Reuters) - The government President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski said on Thursday it has resolved bureaucratic issues that had delayed construction of a $5.66 billion metro line in the capital Lima and a $1.5 billion expansion of the country's main... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. Fed buys $6.5 billion of mortgage bonds, sells $250 millionNEW YORK (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve bought $6.461 billion of agency mortga
Reuters / Posted 9 minutes ago
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve bought $6.461 billion of agency mortgage-backed securities in the week from Jul. 13 to Jul. 19, compared with $5.656 billion purchased the previous week, the New York Federal Reserve Bank said on Thursday. In... Read more
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Reuters
Manhattan office market softens though prices hold upNEW YORK (Reuters) - A softer Manhattan real estate market can be seen in offic
Reuters / Posted 9 minutes ago
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A softer Manhattan real estate market can be seen in office rents, the dollar volume and number of buildings sold, while a large Chinese buying presence so far in 2017 is likely to taper off later this year, brokerage Cushman &... Read more
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Reuters
EU steel body criticizes steel tariff plan to counter dumpingBRUSSELS (Reuters) - European steel association Eurofer criticized on Thursday
Reuters / Posted 9 minutes ago
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European steel association Eurofer criticized on Thursday measures set out by the European Commission to counter dumping of hot-rolled steel from Brazil, Iran, Russia and Ukraine. The Commission, which oversees trade policy in... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Brazil's Vale points to lower end of 2017 iron ore output forecastBrazil's Vale said iron ore output would close the year near the bottom of its
Brisbane Times / Posted 12 minutes ago
Brazil's Vale said iron ore output would close the year near the bottom of its forecast of 360 million to 380 million tonnes, despite record production for a second quarter in the April-to-June period. Vale, the world's largest iron ore producer,... Read more
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Breitbart
President Donald Trump Establishes Advisory Council on InfrastructureWASHINGTON, D.C. — President Donald Trump established the new Presidential Advi
Breitbart / Posted 13 minutes ago
WASHINGTON, D.C. — President Donald Trump established the new Presidential Advisory Council on Infrastructure Wednesday, to advance American infrastructure projects. “It shall be the policy of the executive branch to advance infrastructure projects... Read more
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Bizjournals
Anheuser-Busch InBev buys organic energy drink makerAnheuser-Busch InBev (NYSE: BUD) said Thursday it will buy Hiball Inc., a San F
Bizjournals / Posted 15 minutes ago
Anheuser-Busch InBev (NYSE: BUD) said Thursday it will buy Hiball Inc., a San Francisco-based maker of organic energy drinks and carbonated juices and water. Terms of the deal, expected to close in the third quarter, were not disclosed. A-B, with... Read more
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Bizjournals
Church's Chicken shakes up its marketing structureChurch's Chicken's fried chicken. Church's Chicken is changing its marketing r
Bizjournals / Posted 15 minutes ago
Church's Chicken's fried chicken. Church's Chicken is changing its marketing recipe. Church's, which was founded in San Antonio and is based in Atlanta, announced that it has realigned its marketing organization in an attempt to "create more... Read more
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Bizjournals
The Iron Yard to shut down, suspend Raleigh, Durham operationsJohn West - Staff Photographer The Iron Yard Academy is shutting down, meaning
Bizjournals / Posted 15 minutes ago
John West - Staff Photographer The Iron Yard Academy is shutting down, meaning closures at its Raleigh and Durham campuses. Local executives from the code school couldn't immediately be reached Thursday. But, via its website, the organization says... Read more
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Bizjournals
Elon Musk says he has 'verbal' government approval for East Coast hyperloop tunnelsJust received verbal govt approval for The Boring Company to build an undergrou
Bizjournals / Posted 15 minutes ago
Just received verbal govt approval for The Boring Company to build an underground NY-Phil-Balt-DC Hyperloop. NY-DC in 29 mins. Business magnate and inventor Elon Musk tweeted Thursday morning that he has received “verbal” government approval for his... Read more
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Bizjournals
Ackman tweets from Chipotle takeout line while sickness situation in Virginia worsensThe New York-based investor, who only joined Twitter on June 29, tweeted for th
Bizjournals / Posted 15 minutes ago
The New York-based investor, who only joined Twitter on June 29, tweeted for the first time Wednesday from the line of a local Chipotle restaurant, showing confidence in the devastated food chain. A series of food safety disasters — between the E.... Read more
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Bizjournals
Carter is out as master developer of the BanksAt the Joint Banks Steering Committee meeting Thursday morning, Tom Gabelman an
Bizjournals / Posted 15 minutes ago
At the Joint Banks Steering Committee meeting Thursday morning, Tom Gabelman announced the city of Cincinnati and Hamilton County will conclude its partnership with Carter. The Atlanta-based developer was selected to lead the redevelopment of 18... Read more
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Bizjournals
Sears to sell Kenmore appliances on AmazonAlexa, can Sears revive its Kenmore brand on Amazon? Sears revealed Thursday i
Bizjournals / Posted 15 minutes ago
Alexa, can Sears revive its Kenmore brand on Amazon? Sears revealed Thursday it will sell Kenmore appliances on Amazon, including appliances that will sync with Alexa, Amazon’s voice assistant. The Alexa integrations will allow consumers to control... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Kroger to renovate and reopen 7 former Marsh stores, hire hundreds of former Marsh employeesINDIANAPOLIS -- Kroger has finalized its purchase of 11 former Marsh supermarke
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 15 minutes ago
INDIANAPOLIS -- Kroger has finalized its purchase of 11 former Marsh supermarkets and announced Wednesday that it plans to invest $20 million in renovating and reopening seven of them. Marsh declared bankruptcy May 11, selling 26 of its stores and... Read more
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The Washington Times
Marijuana taxes in Colorado surpass $500 million milestoneColorado has collected more than $500 million in marijuana taxes since becoming
The Washington Times / Posted 16 minutes ago
Colorado has collected more than $500 million in marijuana taxes since becoming the first state in the nation to legalize recreational weed, a cannabis consulting firm said Wednesday, surpassing previous expectations several times over barely three... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Rand slips, stocks gain after surprise rate cut#RandReport: At 1515 GMT, the rand was fetching 13.01/dlr, 0.65% weaker compa
Eye Witness News / Posted 18 minutes ago
#RandReport: At 1515 GMT, the rand was fetching 13.01/dlr, 0.65% weaker compared to its New York close. Picture: EWN. JOHANNESBURG - The rand shed as much as one percent against the dollar on... Read more
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Business Wire
Kroll Bond Rating Agency Assigns Preliminary Ratings to Willis Engine Structured Trust IIINEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kroll Bond Rating Agency (KBRA) assigns preliminary
Business Wire / Posted 19 minutes ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kroll Bond Rating Agency (KBRA) assigns preliminary ratings to two classes of notes (the “Notes”) issued by Willis Engine Structured Trust III. Proceeds from the Notes will be used to acquire 56 engines (the “Portfolio”),... Read more
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Business Wire
Teledyne Completes Acquisition of Scientific SystemsTHOUSAND OAKS, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Teledyne Technologies Incorporated (NYS
Business Wire / Posted 19 minutes ago
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Teledyne Technologies Incorporated (NYSE:TDY) announced today that its subsidiary, Teledyne Instruments, Inc., has completed the acquisition of assets of Scientific Systems, Inc. (SSI). Headquartered in State... Read more
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Business Wire
Nielsen Declares Quarterly DividendNEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Board of Directors of Nielsen Holdings plc (NYSE
Business Wire / Posted 19 minutes ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Board of Directors of Nielsen Holdings plc (NYSE: NLSN), today declared a quarterly cash dividend of 34 cents per share of common stock. The dividend is payable on September 7, 2017 to stockholders of record at the... Read more
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