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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 a minute 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 2 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 2 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 2 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 2 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 3 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 4 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 4 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 5 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 5 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 5 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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Pilipino Star
What a recession does to your moneyNEW YORK — If we are indeed in the midst of a recession — and we won't know we'
What a recession does to your money
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 minutes ago
NEW YORK — 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 summer,... Read more
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Orange County Register
Boeing stock plunges on report of SEC accounting probeShares of the Boeing Co. plummeted Thursday morning after a report said the U.S
Boeing stock plunges on report of SEC accounting probe
Orange County Register / Posted 6 minutes ago
Shares of the Boeing Co. plummeted Thursday morning after a report said the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is investigating the aircraft manufacturer’s accounting. The SEC is investigating whether Boeing properly accounted for the costs and... Read more
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Connecticut Post
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
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 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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Connecticut Post
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
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 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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Connecticut Post
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)
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 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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Liverpool Echo
Former Liverpool mayoral candidate Tony Caldeira sees business go bustA business owned by one of Merseyside’s most prominent Conservative politicians
Former Liverpool mayoral candidate Tony Caldeira sees business go bust
Liverpool Echo / Posted 6 minutes ago
A business owned by one of Merseyside’s most prominent Conservative politicians has gone bust. Retail chain Fabric Warehouse has shut its doors and about 50 staff who work for it have not been paid for january. Caldeira bought 14 Fabric Warehouse... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Ford to launch 4 -- count 'em -- 4 new SUVsCHICAGO — Ford said Thursday that it will launch four all-new sport-utility veh
Ford to launch 4 -- count 'em -- 4 new SUVs
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 7 minutes ago
CHICAGO — Ford said Thursday that it will launch four all-new sport-utility vehicles over the next four years in recognition of the growing global popularity of SUVs and crossovers. "That’s all new entries," Mark LaNeve, Ford's vice president of... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
State looks to fund tax reduction plansCOURTESY PHOTO Assemblyman Fred Thiele Jr. (I-Sag Harbor) boosts program design
State looks to fund tax reduction plans
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 7 minutes ago
COURTESY PHOTO Assemblyman Fred Thiele Jr. (I-Sag Harbor) boosts program designed to develop programs capable of reducing local taxes. A $25 million Municipal Restructuring Fund is available to assist local governments and school districts to create... Read more
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The Hindu
Wall St. tumbles; S&P, Dow down 10% for yearWall Street was off more than 1 per cent on Thursday, pushing the S&P 500 and t
Wall St. tumbles; S&P, Dow down 10% for year
The Hindu / Posted 8 minutes ago
Wall Street was off more than 1 per cent on Thursday, pushing the S&P 500 and the Dow Jones industrial average down 10 per cent for the year, as investors jettisoned stocks and scurried toward safer shores. All 10 S&P major sectors were in the red,... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Pinnacle Adds Andrea Leen As Treasury Management AdvisorAndrea Leen has joined CapitalMark Bank & Trust, a division of Pinnacle Bank, a
Pinnacle Adds Andrea Leen As Treasury Management Advisor
The Chattanoogan / Posted 8 minutes ago
Andrea Leen has joined CapitalMark Bank & Trust, a division of Pinnacle Bank, as a treasury management advisor. In her role, she will assist business clients with treasury management functions including debt, cash flow and forecasting. Ms. Leen... Read more
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The Hindu
Australia adds to list of desi diplomatsHarinder Sidhu may arrive in New Delhi next week. The power of the Indian dias
Australia adds to list of desi diplomats
The Hindu / Posted 8 minutes ago
Harinder Sidhu may arrive in New Delhi next week. The power of the Indian diaspora came back in focus with the announcement of Australia’s new High Commissioner to India. Harinder Sidhu, an Australian born in Singapore and of Indian origin, is... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Wall Street dives at openInvestors switch out of stocks and into safe havens after cautious Fed testimon
Wall Street dives at open
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 minutes ago
Investors switch out of stocks and into safe havens after cautious Fed testimony, falls in oil prices. Investors around the world fled stocks and piled into havens Thursday as a cautious tone from the Federal Reserve, a resumption of the slide in... Read more
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The Courier Mail
US-China rivalry: does Asia have to choose?There are limits to how much Asian countries can strengthen their strategic ali
US-China rivalry: does Asia have to choose?
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 minutes ago
There are limits to how much Asian countries can strengthen their strategic alignment with the US while continuing to deepen their economic links with China. Can America preserve the US-led regional order by resisting China’s challenge to replace it... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Fed looking at negative ratesYellen doesn’t think subzero rates are needed, says central bank should be prep
Fed looking at negative rates
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 minutes ago
Yellen doesn’t think subzero rates are needed, says central bank should be prepared in case. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen on Thursday delved deeper into the prospect of the US central bank pushing interest rates into negative territory, saying... Read more
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The Courier Mail
RBA boss faces grillingGovernor Stevens set to face questions on global market turbulence, prospect of
RBA boss faces grilling
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 minutes ago
Governor Stevens set to face questions on global market turbulence, prospect of a rate cut. Volatility on global financial markets and the possibility of a further rate cut will be key issues facing the head of the Reserve Bank as he fronts a... Read more
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San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Fantasy sports companies defend embattled industryESPN and DraftKings ended an exclusive advertising deal, and FanDuel confirmed
Fantasy sports companies defend embattled industry
San Gabriel Valley Tribune / Posted 9 minutes ago
ESPN and DraftKings ended an exclusive advertising deal, and FanDuel confirmed it was laying off 55 workers in its Orlando, Fla., office. (AP Photo/Stephan Savoia, File) BOSTON — Daily fantasy sports companies say their industry remains viable... Read more
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examiner.com
The feckless Fed and negative interest ratesU.S. Federal Reserve Bank Chair Janet Yellen has been speaking all week and all
The feckless Fed and negative interest rates
examiner.com / Posted 10 minutes ago
U.S. Federal Reserve Bank Chair Janet Yellen has been speaking all week and all week the markets have been in turmoil. The new hot topic: negative interest rates. Everyone's doing it. For the past seven years, the U.S. government's solution to our... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
Rubio's tax plan would cost at least $6.8 trillionMarco Rubio would give tax cuts to everyone. But the biggest would go to the w
Rubio's tax plan would cost at least $6.8 trillion
KY3 Springfield / Posted 10 minutes ago
Marco Rubio would give tax cuts to everyone. But the biggest would go to the wealthiest taxpayers and add at least $6.8 trillion to the debt over a decade -- or $8.2 trillion if interest costs are included. Deficits in the second decade would be... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The Crash In US Bank Stocks Is Only Half-Way ThroughHalf-way? An optimist, I see. It's Bankushima! .....to where? So when you ma
The Crash In US Bank Stocks Is Only Half-Way Through
Zero Hedge / Posted 11 minutes ago
Half-way? An optimist, I see. It's Bankushima! .....to where? So when you make comments like this, about stocks going up and away, and I say you're a bull, how am I wrong. Is it me or is 1800 on the S&P500 being defended? sub-1800 is most... Read more
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