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Crain's Chicago Business
Choppy waters could greet Brunswick's new CEOBrunswick, the Lake Forest manufacturer best known for making and selling boats
Choppy waters could greet Brunswick's new CEO
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted a minute ago
Brunswick, the Lake Forest manufacturer best known for making and selling boats, has a new chief executive. Mark Schwabero was appointed chairman and CEO at the company, taking over the top leadership position from Dustan McCoy, the company said in... Read more
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My Suburban Life
Quigley: Elmhurst Chamber speaks up for local businessesMember advocacy is now an integral component of our mission to promote “an envi
Quigley: Elmhurst Chamber speaks up for local businesses
My Suburban Life / Posted 3 minutes ago
Member advocacy is now an integral component of our mission to promote “an environment that creates success for local businesses and our community.” We are actively engaged in the procedures relating to economic development policies and... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
SuperGroup founder sells £292m stake to fund divorceIn 2014 Mr Dunkerton stepped back from running the company after SuperGroup hir
SuperGroup founder sells £292m stake to fund divorce
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 minutes ago
In 2014 Mr Dunkerton stepped back from running the company after SuperGroup hired former Co-op boss Euan Sutherland as chief executive. The company has since said that this has meant Mr Dunkerton can return to a more creative role as product brand... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Miner's dividend drop is just the latest domino to fallStill, the market was shocked that Rio felt the need to get in on the act. Gene
Miner's dividend drop is just the latest domino to fall
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 minutes ago
Still, the market was shocked that Rio felt the need to get in on the act. Generally regarded as having the strongest balance sheet of all the big, diversified miners, Rio could have toughed it out for longer, and further set itself apart from its... Read more
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heraldscotland
Man arrested following hit-and-run involving father and six-old sonComments & Moderation We moderate all comments on Herald Scotland on either a
Man arrested following hit-and-run involving father and six-old son
heraldscotland / Posted 5 minutes ago
Comments & Moderation We moderate all comments on Herald Scotland on either a pre-moderated or post-moderated basis. If you're a relatively new user then your comments will be reviewed before publication and if we know you well and trust you then... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
This crisis has been caused by arrogant central banksNot everything that is going wrong can be blamed on politicians or central bank
This crisis has been caused by arrogant central banks
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 minutes ago
Not everything that is going wrong can be blamed on politicians or central bankers, of course: the private sector can also make spontaneous errors. But the US, UK, European and Japanese economies would not be in the position they are in today had the... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Morgan Stanley to pay $3.2B over contributors to '08 crisisALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Morgan Stanley will pay $3.2 billion in a settlement over b
Morgan Stanley to pay $3.2B over contributors to '08 crisis
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 5 minutes ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Morgan Stanley will pay $3.2 billion in a settlement over bank practices that contributed to the 2008 financial crisis, including misrepresentations about the value of mortgage-backed securities, authorities announced... Read more
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Morningstar
Dow Tumbles 350 Points As Global Market Rout, Yellen Testimony WeighU.S. stocks were mired in the red Thursday, sinking amid a global rout in risk
Dow Tumbles 350 Points As Global Market Rout, Yellen Testimony Weigh
Morningstar / Posted 5 minutes ago
U.S. stocks were mired in the red Thursday, sinking amid a global rout in risk assets led by tumbling oil prices and stress in the banking sector. Testimony from Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen--continuing a second day of hearings to explain... Read more
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Morningstar
Yellen Says Fed Should Be Prepared to Use Negative Rates if NeededCentral banks in Europe and Japan have pushed short-term rates into negative te
Yellen Says Fed Should Be Prepared to Use Negative Rates if Needed
Morningstar / Posted 5 minutes ago
Central banks in Europe and Japan have pushed short-term rates into negative terrain, meaning they are charging banks that leave money on deposit with them. Ms. Yellen said she didn't think the Fed would need to do this, but it should be prepared if... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
This is pretty much the last thing Wall Street's nightmare stock neededSolar firm SunEdison is getting punished for the second day in a row. The stoc
This is pretty much the last thing Wall Street's nightmare stock needed
Stamford Advocate / Posted 5 minutes ago
Solar firm SunEdison is getting punished for the second day in a row. The stock is down 10% on the news that the company is being sued by Latin America Power Holding B.V. for not completing a $733 million buyout, according to The Wall Street... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
This Google-backed app saves money for you — now it wants to save your tax refunds tooDigit, a money-saving app backed by Google's venture arm, is trying something n
This Google-backed app saves money for you — now it wants to save your tax refunds too
Stamford Advocate / Posted 5 minutes ago
Digit, a money-saving app backed by Google's venture arm, is trying something new: a feature that automatically saves a portion of your tax refund. For those new to Digit, it's an app that automatically saves money for you by tracking your income... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
This drugmaker spent 2 years trying to buy another company — and now that it has, its shares are crashing (MYL)Mylan, the generic drugmaker, has had its eye on a multi-billion takeover for a
This drugmaker spent 2 years trying to buy another company — and now that it has, its shares are crashing (MYL)
Stamford Advocate / Posted 5 minutes ago
Mylan, the generic drugmaker, has had its eye on a multi-billion takeover for a long time. Last year the company went after Perrigo, a company that makes over-the-counter medications, with a $26 billion offer. But despite the effort to strike a big... Read more
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Gamasutra
Weak holiday sales drive Ubisoft to lower its profit expectationsUbisoft is lowering its profit expectations for the current fiscal year in the
Weak holiday sales drive Ubisoft to lower its profit expectations
Gamasutra / Posted 6 minutes ago
Ubisoft is lowering its profit expectations for the current fiscal year in the wake of a weaker-than-expected holiday quarter which, according to the company's latest earnings report, saw sales fall roughly 30 percent year-over-year. In November... Read more
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The Economic Times
Business sentiment remains stable in Q3: NCAERNEW DELHI: The business sentiment in the country remained largely unchanged, gr
Business sentiment remains stable in Q3: NCAER
The Economic Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
NEW DELHI: The business sentiment in the country remained largely unchanged, growing by just 0.6 per cent during the quarter ended December, a survey by economic thinktank NCAER has found. "NCAER's Business Confidence Index (BCI) remained relatively... Read more
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The Economic Times
PM Narendra Modi has initiated key structural reforms in Indian economy, says UAE MinisterNEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has initiated key structural reforms in
PM Narendra Modi has initiated key structural reforms in Indian economy, says UAE Minister
The Economic Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has initiated key structural reforms in Indian economy and this has given encouraging signs to the United Arab Emirates to invest funds in the huge market of South Asia's biggest country, according to Anwar... Read more
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Gawker
Why Is Everyone Terrified of Bank Stocks?In our current time of intermittent financial panics, the banking sector stands
Why Is Everyone Terrified of Bank Stocks?
Gawker / Posted 6 minutes ago
In our current time of intermittent financial panics, the banking sector stands out in its unpopularity: major bank stocks are trading well below the book value of those banks. What has everyone so terrified? The tangible book value of a company... Read more
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The Economic Times
What's behind the global stock market selloff?Investors are fleeing stocks and running to safe-havens like bonds and gold, dr
What's behind the global stock market selloff?
The Economic Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
Investors are fleeing stocks and running to safe-havens like bonds and gold, driven by concerns about economic growth the effectiveness of central banks' policies. At the same time, tumbling energy prices are upending the economies of oil-producing... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Report estimates 44 percent drop in uninsured Minnesota kidsST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — State officials are celebrating a marked drop in the num
Report estimates 44 percent drop in uninsured Minnesota kids
Marshall Independent / Posted 7 minutes ago
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — State officials are celebrating a marked drop in the number of uninsured Minnesota children after the federal health overhaul. University of Minnesota researchers released a report Thursday showing the percentage of kids... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Daily fantasy sports companies defend embattled industryBOSTON (AP) — Daily fantasy sports companies say their industry remains viable
Daily fantasy sports companies defend embattled industry
KGTV San Diego / Posted 7 minutes ago
BOSTON (AP) — Daily fantasy sports companies say their industry remains viable despite a rocky start to 2016. The industry's top companies, DraftKings and FanDuel, are on the defensive after taking hits to their businesses in recent weeks as... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Morgan Stanley to pay $3.2B over contributors to 2008 financial crisisALBANY, N.Y. >> Morgan Stanley will pay $3.2 billion in a settlement over bank
Morgan Stanley to pay $3.2B over contributors to 2008 financial crisis
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 8 minutes ago
ALBANY, N.Y. >> Morgan Stanley will pay $3.2 billion in a settlement over bank practices that contributed to the 2008 financial crisis, including misrepresentations about the value of mortgage-backed securities, authorities announced Thursday. The... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Morgan Stanley to pay $3.2B over contributors to '08 crisisALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Morgan Stanley will pay $3.2 billion in a settlement over b
Morgan Stanley to pay $3.2B over contributors to '08 crisis
Ventura County Star / Posted 8 minutes ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Morgan Stanley will pay $3.2 billion in a settlement over bank practices that contributed to the 2008 financial crisis, including misrepresentations about the value of mortgage-backed securities, authorities announced... Read more
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Ventura County Star
What a recession does to your moneyNEW YORK (AP) - If we are indeed in the midst of a recession - and we won't kno
What a recession does to your money
Ventura County Star / Posted 8 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) - If we are indeed in the midst of a recession - and we won't know we're in one until well after it's begun - stocks likely still have a long way to go down. The Standard & Poor's 500 index has dropped 14 percent since peaking last... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Average US rate on 30-year mortgage falls to 3.65 percentWASHINGTON (AP) - Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates fell this week for the
Average US rate on 30-year mortgage falls to 3.65 percent
Ventura County Star / Posted 8 minutes ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates fell this week for the sixth straight week as markets around the globe continued the whipsaw trading that has marked this year so far. Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac said Thursday the average rate... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Morgan Stanley to pay $3.2B over contributors to '08 crisisALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Morgan Stanley will pay $3.2 billion in a settlement over b
Morgan Stanley to pay $3.2B over contributors to '08 crisis
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 9 minutes ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Morgan Stanley will pay $3.2 billion in a settlement over bank practices that contributed to the 2008 financial crisis, including misrepresentations about the value of mortgage-backed securities, authorities announced... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Morgan Stanley to pay $3.2B over contributors to '08 crisisALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Morgan Stanley will pay $3.2 billion in a settlement over b
Morgan Stanley to pay $3.2B over contributors to '08 crisis
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 10 minutes ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Morgan Stanley will pay $3.2 billion in a settlement over bank practices that contributed to the 2008 financial crisis, including misrepresentations about the value of mortgage-backed securities, authorities announced... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Cost-cutting measures for executiveAny government official wanting to go on an overseas trips would have to "motiv
Cost-cutting measures for executive
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 10 minutes ago
Any government official wanting to go on an overseas trips would have to "motivate strongly" and explain how it would benefit the country. The size of delegations on these trips would be reduced and standardised, he said to some applause. There... Read more
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ABC Montana
Lottery ticket sold in Culbertson won $30K Hot Lotto prizeHELENA, Mont. (AP) - Results of Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday Montana Lottery d
Lottery ticket sold in Culbertson won $30K Hot Lotto prize
ABC Montana / Posted 11 minutes ago
HELENA, Mont. (AP) - Results of Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday Montana Lottery drawings: JACKPOTS WON: None MAJOR PRIZES WON IN MONTANA: A Hot Lotto ticket that won a $30,000 prize was sold at Val-Am Stop & Go in Culbertson. THE WINNING NUMBERS... Read more
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CIO
Obama wants more cybersecurity funding and a federal CISOCybersecurity will be one of the Obama administration's chief technology priori
Obama wants more cybersecurity funding and a federal CISO
CIO / Posted 11 minutes ago
Cybersecurity will be one of the Obama administration's chief technology priorities as it makes its case for an IT budget estimated at $89.9 billion for fiscal year 2017, a plan that officials say aims to boost hiring of security experts and better... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
U.S. markets falling as global markets struggleMajor U.S. stock indexes veered sharply lower in midday trading Thursday as con
U.S. markets falling as global markets struggle
WWLP Springfield / Posted 11 minutes ago
Major U.S. stock indexes veered sharply lower in midday trading Thursday as concerns about global economic weakness intensified, even as Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen reiterated her confidence in the U.S. economy. The latest slide followed steep... Read more
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Orange County Register
Yellen: Too early to determine impact of global developmentsWASHINGTON – Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen cautioned Thursday that global
Yellen: Too early to determine impact of global developments
Orange County Register / Posted 11 minutes ago
WASHINGTON – Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen cautioned Thursday that global economic pressures pose risks to the U.S. economy but said it’s too soon to know whether those risks are severe enough to alter the Fed’s interest-rate policies. Yellen... Read more
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