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WCSH 6 Portland
Banks to investors: We're safeNEW YORK — In an effort to quiet doubts about its financial health, German lend
Banks to investors: We're safe
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 2 minutes ago
NEW YORK — In an effort to quiet doubts about its financial health, German lender Deutsche Bank said it would buy back $5.4 billion in debt — sending the battered stock soaring. Across the ocean in New York, JPMorgan investors sent the bank's stock... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Consumers keep shopping as retail sales up 0.2% in JanuaryRetail sales rose more than expected last month despite tumbling gasoline price
Consumers keep shopping as retail sales up 0.2% in January
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 2 minutes ago
Retail sales rose more than expected last month despite tumbling gasoline prices, the big Northeast snowstorm and sluggish job growth. Sales increased 0.2%, the Commerce Department said Friday, more than the 0.1% gain economists expected. Also... Read more
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Brisbane Times
The oil industry got together and agreed things may never get betterCrude prices surged briefly last month on speculation the Organization of Petro
The oil industry got together and agreed things may never get better
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
Crude prices surged briefly last month on speculation the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries would team up with Russia to cut production. Photo: Bloomberg The thousands of attendees seeking reasons for optimism didn't find them at the... Read more
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BC Local News
Smithers receives $4 million for airport expansionSmithers' airport may soon get a lot more leg room thanks to the largest grant
Smithers receives $4 million for airport expansion
BC Local News / Posted 2 minutes ago
Smithers' airport may soon get a lot more leg room thanks to the largest grant the Town has ever received. Canada's Ministry of Infrastructure and Communities announced Friday morning it is granting $4 million from the Gas Tax Strategic Priorities... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Mega Insurer AIG and Activist Carl Icahn End Three Month Dispute Mega insurer American International Inc. (AIG) on Thursday reached a settleme
Mega Insurer AIG and Activist Carl Icahn End Three Month Dispute
TheStreet.com / Posted 4 minutes ago
Mega insurer American International Inc. (AIG) on Thursday reached a settlement with Carl Icahn, ending a three month public battle the latter launched about three months earlier. AIG... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Will Pandora Media (P) Stock Be Hurt by Earnings Miss?The Internet radio company posted earnings of 4 cents per share, which was lowe
Will Pandora Media (P) Stock Be Hurt by Earnings Miss?
TheStreet.com / Posted 4 minutes ago
The Internet radio company posted earnings of 4 cents per share, which was lower than analysts' forecasts for earnings of 7 cents per share. However, revenue of $336.2 million beat analysts' estimates for revenue of $331.2 million. Additionally, the... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Find A Bug In A Tesla? You Could Get A Reward.It's one of the biggest threats to the Internet of Things: Bugs. The rise of o
Find A Bug In A Tesla? You Could Get A Reward.
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 4 minutes ago
It's one of the biggest threats to the Internet of Things: Bugs. The rise of omnipresent computers in cars and home appliances will transform the way we live, but many of those devices are increasingly at risk of being hacked. And that has created... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Citigroup, Goldman Sachs Jump; Stocks RallyClosing Bell: U.S. Stocks Rally; Citigroup, Goldman Sachs Jump U.S. stocks end
Citigroup, Goldman Sachs Jump; Stocks Rally
TheStreet.com / Posted 4 minutes ago
Closing Bell: U.S. Stocks Rally; Citigroup, Goldman Sachs Jump U.S. stocks ended at session highs thanks to a massive rally in crude oil prices on Friday. West Texas Intermediate rocketed more than 12% higher to score its best daily performance in... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Apple’s iMessage Is a Helluva Lot More Popular Than Anyone Realized – Tech RoundupYou know all those people you see on the street every day, the ones who nearly
Apple’s iMessage Is a Helluva Lot More Popular Than Anyone Realized – Tech Roundup
TheStreet.com / Posted 4 minutes ago
You know all those people you see on the street every day, the ones who nearly bump into you because they're so darned distracted while they text on their phone? Oh, you're one of those people, too? If so, you've got a lot of company. "The scale... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
School district survey indicates insufficient support for parcel tax hikeRICHMOND -- A voter poll sponsored by West Contra Costa schools has revealed su
School district survey indicates insufficient support for parcel tax hike
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 4 minutes ago
RICHMOND -- A voter poll sponsored by West Contra Costa schools has revealed support of between 57.1 percent and 60.7 percent for an increase in the district's current parcel tax in the November election. The increase, which would require a... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Groupon (GRPN) Stock Continues to Skyrocket on Q4 EarningsEarnings of 4 cents a share, exceeded analysts' expectations, as Wall Street th
Groupon (GRPN) Stock Continues to Skyrocket on Q4 Earnings
TheStreet.com / Posted 4 minutes ago
Earnings of 4 cents a share, exceeded analysts' expectations, as Wall Street thought the company would break even. Revenue of $917.2 million topped forecasts of $845.9 million. During the same period the year prior, the company posted a profit of 6... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Mobile US (TMUS) Stock Rallies, Analysts Expect Q4 Earnings GrowthShares are jumping 3.03% to $35.06 Friday afternoon. Analysts' projections for
Mobile US (TMUS) Stock Rallies, Analysts Expect Q4 Earnings Growth
TheStreet.com / Posted 4 minutes ago
Shares are jumping 3.03% to $35.06 Friday afternoon. Analysts' projections for the latest quarter are earnings of 15 cents a share on revenue of $8.2 billion. During the same quarter a year ago, the company earned 12 cents a share on revenue of... Read more
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Williams Lake Tribune
Pool upgrade gets $4 million gas tax fundingLocal politicians were all smiles Friday as a $4 million gas tax grant was anno
Pool upgrade gets $4 million gas tax funding
Williams Lake Tribune / Posted 5 minutes ago
Local politicians were all smiles Friday as a $4 million gas tax grant was announced for the Sam Ketcham Pool upgrade at the West Fraser Aquatic Centre in Williams Lake. "These funds will help support the construction of infrastructure improvements... Read more
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The Age
The oil industry got together and agreed things may never get betterCrude prices surged briefly last month on speculation the Organization of Petro
The oil industry got together and agreed things may never get better
The Age / Posted 6 minutes ago
Crude prices surged briefly last month on speculation the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries would team up with Russia to cut production. Photo: Bloomberg The thousands of attendees seeking reasons for optimism didn't find them at the... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Bombardier and PSA Airlines Extend Heavy Maintenance Agreement for the Airline's Fleet of CRJ Series AircraftMONTRÉAL, QUÉBEC--(Marketwired - Feb. 12, 2016) - Bombardier Commercial Aircraf
Bombardier and PSA Airlines Extend Heavy Maintenance Agreement for the Airline's Fleet of CRJ Series Aircraft
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 7 minutes ago
MONTRÉAL, QUÉBEC--(Marketwired - Feb. 12, 2016) - Bombardier Commercial Aircraft announced today that Bombardier Services Corporation and PSA Airlines, Inc. (PSA Airlines) of Vandalia, Ohio have signed a heavy maintenance agreement that extends the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The oil industry got together and agreed things may never get betterCrude prices surged briefly last month on speculation the Organization of Petro
The oil industry got together and agreed things may never get better
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 minutes ago
Crude prices surged briefly last month on speculation the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries would team up with Russia to cut production. Photo: Bloomberg The thousands of attendees seeking reasons for optimism didn't find them at the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Glimmers of hope for oil as Russia poised to slash outputThe first glimmers of hope are emerging for the battered oil market after Russi
Glimmers of hope for oil as Russia poised to slash output
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 minutes ago
The first glimmers of hope are emerging for the battered oil market after Russia signalled a sharp fall in exports this year, a move that may offset the long-feared surge of supply from Iran. The oil-pipeline monopoly Transneft said Russian... Read more
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Business Insider
OIL EXPLODES, DOW GAINS 300First, the scoreboard: Dow: 15,973.8, +313.7, (-2%) S&P 500: 1,864.8, +35.7,
OIL EXPLODES, DOW GAINS 300
Business Insider / Posted 8 minutes ago
First, the scoreboard: Dow: 15,973.8, +313.7, (-2%) S&P 500: 1,864.8, +35.7, (+1.9%) Nasdaq: 4,337.5, +70.7, (+1.7%) WTI crude oil: $29.30, +12% The price of West Texas Intermediate crude oil went absolutely nuts on Friday, rising more than 12%... Read more
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Denver Post
Zayo narrows loss, grows revenue but falls short of expectationsBoulder's Zayo Group on Friday said it lost less money and grew its revenues in
Zayo narrows loss, grows revenue but falls short of expectations
Denver Post / Posted 8 minutes ago
Boulder's Zayo Group on Friday said it lost less money and grew its revenues in its most recent quarter. But analysts had expected a profit, which sent Zayo's stock down 5.3 percent Friday to close at $21.89. The telecom, which builds and manages... Read more
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Daily Mirror
£5bn bank bonus bonanza causes outcryBritain's four biggest banks are set to announce a near £5billion bonus bonanza
£5bn bank bonus bonanza causes outcry
Daily Mirror / Posted 9 minutes ago
Britain's four biggest banks are set to announce a near £5billion bonus bonanza. HSBC, Barclays, Lloyds and Royal Bank of Scotland will reveal another round of rich rewards for staff over the coming weeks, alongside their annual results. The... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Those Valentine's Day flowers might just be from KenyaNYAHURURU, Kenya (AP) - This Valentine's Day, there's a good chance your flower
Those Valentine's Day flowers might just be from Kenya
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 9 minutes ago
NYAHURURU, Kenya (AP) - This Valentine's Day, there's a good chance your flowers came from Kenya. "I know the flowers are for giving on Valentine's Day," said Phanice Cherop, a worker at a flower farm in Kenya. "They are very beautiful." On a crisp... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Pick your Trans-Pacific poisonThink “property.” Now think “treaty” — as in those instruments that transferre
Pick your Trans-Pacific poison
Sarnia Observer / Posted 9 minutes ago
Think “property.” Now think “treaty” — as in those instruments that transferred land from people who belonged to it, to people to whom it then belonged. Pretty good deal for us, not so much for First Nations. (A stony outcropping of Southwestern... Read more
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Business Wire
Liberty All-Star® Growth Fund, Inc. 2015 Tax InformationBOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Liberty All-Star® Growth Fund, Inc. (NYSE: ASG) announ
Liberty All-Star® Growth Fund, Inc. 2015 Tax Information
Business Wire / Posted 9 minutes ago
BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Liberty All-Star® Growth Fund, Inc. (NYSE: ASG) announces the final tax status for its 2015 distributions as follows: The tax designations of the distributions were previously reported to shareholders on a tentative book... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Affirms New Jersey HESAA 2009 Indenture of TrustNEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings affirms the ratings of the student loa
Fitch Affirms New Jersey HESAA 2009 Indenture of Trust
Business Wire / Posted 9 minutes ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings affirms the ratings of the student loan revenue bonds issued by the New Jersey Higher Education Student Assistance Authority (NJHESAA) under the 2009 master trust indenture at 'Asf'. The Rating Outlook remains... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Rates Lower Alabama Gas District's Gas Revs 'ANEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has assigned an 'A-' rating to the fol
Fitch Rates Lower Alabama Gas District's Gas Revs 'A
Business Wire / Posted 9 minutes ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has assigned an 'A-' rating to the following bonds issued by the Lower Alabama Gas District: --Up to $675 million gas project revenue bonds series 2016A. Proceeds will be used to prepay a 30-year supply of... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Affirms Volusia County, FL's Tourist Tax Revs at 'A'; Outlook StableNEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has affirmed the ratings for Volusia C
Fitch Affirms Volusia County, FL's Tourist Tax Revs at 'A'; Outlook Stable
Business Wire / Posted 9 minutes ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has affirmed the ratings for Volusia County, Florida's (the county) revenue bonds as follows: --$7.3 million outstanding tourist development tax revenue bonds series 2004 at 'A'. In addition, Fitch affirms... Read more
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Entrpreneur
We Are All Salespeople. Use These 3 Techniques to Become a Better One.You may not have the title of a salesperson, but it’s imperative that you polis
We Are All Salespeople. Use These 3 Techniques to Become a Better One.
Entrpreneur / Posted 9 minutes ago
You may not have the title of a salesperson, but it’s imperative that you polish up on your skills and become a better communicator to win in business and in life. Whether you run your own company or currently employed by one, there is a good chance... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Publishes Servicer Report on Strategic Asset Services, LLCNEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has published a servicer report on Str
Fitch Publishes Servicer Report on Strategic Asset Services, LLC
Business Wire / Posted 9 minutes ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has published a servicer report on Strategic Asset Services, LLC. This report provides an overview of the company's servicing operations and a discussion of the areas evaluated by Fitch. Sectors >> Structured... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Rates Prince William County, VA's Rev Bonds 'AA+'; Outlook StableNEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has assigned an 'AA+' rating to the fo
Fitch Rates Prince William County, VA's Rev Bonds 'AA+'; Outlook Stable
Business Wire / Posted 9 minutes ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has assigned an 'AA+' rating to the following Prince William County Virginia (the county) revenue bonds: --$28.8 million facilities revenue and refunding bonds series 2016A (county facilities projects) issued... Read more
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Business Wire
Fort Dearborn Income Securities, Inc. – Fund Commentary and Portfolio StatisticsNEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fort Dearborn Income Securities, Inc. (the "Fund") (
Fort Dearborn Income Securities, Inc. – Fund Commentary and Portfolio Statistics
Business Wire / Posted 9 minutes ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fort Dearborn Income Securities, Inc. (the "Fund") (NYSE:FDI) is a closed-end bond fund managed by UBS Asset Management (Americas) Inc. (formerly, UBS Global Asset Management (Americas) Inc.). The Fund invests principally... Read more
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