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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Oil clocks best day in 7 years on OPEC hopesOil prices scored their biggest one-day gain since 2009 Friday after hitting 12
Oil clocks best day in 7 years on OPEC hopes
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 2 minutes ago
Oil prices scored their biggest one-day gain since 2009 Friday after hitting 12-year lows a day earlier, as hopes of production cuts by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries fueled a rally. The roller-coaster ride for crude oil... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
'Big money' digs deep to prop up stock marketBig money is trying to stomp out the fear gripping the markets by putting its c
'Big money' digs deep to prop up stock market
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 2 minutes ago
Big money is trying to stomp out the fear gripping the markets by putting its cash where its mouth is. Big banks, big-time executives and big companies are all digging deep to buy this market - providing a much-needed bid for stocks as fear cascades... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Analyst says California governor undercounts crime savingsSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California's nonpartisan legislative analyst says Gov
Analyst says California governor undercounts crime savings
The Record Searchlight / Posted 2 minutes ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California's nonpartisan legislative analyst says Gov. Jerry Brown is undercounting the savings from a voter-approved measure that cut penalties for drug and property crimes. The budget Brown proposed last month provides... Read more
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Boston Globe
Partners sees new records system take bite out of earningsThe costs to implement a sweeping new software system have started to drag down
Partners sees new records system take bite out of earnings
Boston Globe / Posted 2 minutes ago
The costs to implement a sweeping new software system have started to drag down earnings at Partners HealthCare, the state’s largest network of doctors and hospitals. Partners finished the fiscal first quarter ended Dec. 31 with operating income of... Read more
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Boston Globe
Redevelopment of the Winthrop Square garage takes another step forwardThe Boston Redevelopment Authority is anxious to hit the gas on a big, long-sta
Redevelopment of the Winthrop Square garage takes another step forward
Boston Globe / Posted 2 minutes ago
The Boston Redevelopment Authority is anxious to hit the gas on a big, long-stalled, downtown tower. BRA officials said Tuesday they will seek formal proposals to redevelop the Winthrop Square Garage within the next two weeks, with responses due by... Read more
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Northern Star
Australian wage growth has stalled for four yearsDESPITE financial markets "dropping their bundle" in recent weeks, Reserve Bank
Australian wage growth has stalled for four years
Northern Star / Posted 3 minutes ago
DESPITE financial markets "dropping their bundle" in recent weeks, Reserve Bank Governor Glenn Stevens said the effect of the global volatility was uncertain. Mr Stevens updated a Senate committee on Australia's economy in his twice-yearly report on... Read more
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Northern Star
50 years ago we almost named our currency something awfulIF A different decision had been made 50 years ago, a cup of coffee could now c
50 years ago we almost named our currency something awful
Northern Star / Posted 3 minutes ago
IF A different decision had been made 50 years ago, a cup of coffee could now cost four kangas. Or four dinkums. Or four royals. Or, if the creators of TV show The Simpsons had their way, four dollarydoos. There was a lot of controversy about what... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Data void on home ownership hampers B.C.’s ability tackle heated marketIn the last week, the need for answers about Vancouver’s increasingly freakish
Data void on home ownership hampers B.C.’s ability tackle heated market
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 minutes ago
In the last week, the need for answers about Vancouver’s increasingly freakish real estate market has reached a fever pitch. The need for action is particularly dire after a succession of revelations: The Globe’s investigation this week of the legal... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Mobify becomes Canadian tech company to watch after $10-million venture capital dealTwo under-the-radar startup success stories in B.C. have joined forces for ‎a f
Mobify becomes Canadian tech company to watch after $10-million venture capital deal
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 minutes ago
Two under-the-radar startup success stories in B.C. have joined forces for ‎a financing deal that establishes them as key players to watch on the Canadian tech scene. Vancouver retail marketing software firm Mobify has raised its first venture... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Crazily volatile oil spikes 12% in biggest gain since 2009Don't blink --- you might miss a ridiculous swing in oil prices. The latest mo
Crazily volatile oil spikes 12% in biggest gain since 2009
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 4 minutes ago
Don't blink --- you might miss a ridiculous swing in oil prices. The latest move was to the upside. Big time. Crude oil prices spiked 12.3% on Friday to $29.44 a barrel. It was the biggest one-day percentage gain since February 2009. The surge... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Dow jumps 275 points as oil prices spike 12%The stock market has finally stopped crumbling -- at least for the moment. The
Dow jumps 275 points as oil prices spike 12%
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 4 minutes ago
The stock market has finally stopped crumbling -- at least for the moment. The Dow jumped about 275 points on Friday. The S&P 500 gained 1.7%, backing away from two-year lows. The Nasdaq also advanced, rising 1.5%. The gains help erase some of the... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
50 years ago we almost named our currency something awfulIF A different decision had been made 50 years ago, a cup of coffee could now c
50 years ago we almost named our currency something awful
The Daily Mercury / Posted 5 minutes ago
IF A different decision had been made 50 years ago, a cup of coffee could now cost four kangas. Or four dinkums. Or four royals. Or, if the creators of TV show The Simpsons had their way, four dollarydoos. There was a lot of controversy about what... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Australian wage growth has stalled for four yearsDESPITE financial markets "dropping their bundle" in recent weeks, Reserve Bank
Australian wage growth has stalled for four years
The Daily Mercury / Posted 5 minutes ago
DESPITE financial markets "dropping their bundle" in recent weeks, Reserve Bank Governor Glenn Stevens said the effect of the global volatility was uncertain. Mr Stevens updated a Senate committee on Australia's economy in his twice-yearly report on... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Oil clocks best day in 7 years on OPEC hopesOil prices scored their biggest one-day gain since 2009 Friday after hitting 12
Oil clocks best day in 7 years on OPEC hopes
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 6 minutes ago
Oil prices scored their biggest one-day gain since 2009 Friday after hitting 12-year lows a day earlier, as hopes of production cuts by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries fueled a rally. The roller-coaster ride for crude oil... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Public housing authorities in Michigan getting $31 millionLANSING, Mich. (AP) — Public housing authorities in Michigan are getting $31 mi
Public housing authorities in Michigan getting $31 million
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 6 minutes ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Public housing authorities in Michigan are getting $31 million to make capital improvements to their properties. The grants announced Friday by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development are provided through the... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
'Big money' digs deep to prop up stock marketBig money is trying to stomp out the fear gripping the markets by putting its c
'Big money' digs deep to prop up stock market
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 6 minutes ago
Big money is trying to stomp out the fear gripping the markets by putting its cash where its mouth is. Big banks, big-time executives and big companies are all digging deep to buy this market - providing a much-needed bid for stocks as fear cascades... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Two Buffalo-area brokers barred from securities industryThe Financial Industry Regulatory Authority said it has barred two Buffalo-area
Two Buffalo-area brokers barred from securities industry
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 minutes ago
The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority said it has barred two Buffalo-area brokers from the securities industry for life, due to fraud in connection with the sale of a hedge fund. The regulator said the two brokers, Timothy S. Dembski and... Read more
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The Daily Record
Baltimore businesses OK’d for $165K in riot recovery loansThe U.S. Small Business Administration has approved more than $165,000 in econo
Baltimore businesses OK’d for $165K in riot recovery loans
The Daily Record / Posted 6 minutes ago
The U.S. Small Business Administration has approved more than $165,000 in economic injury loans to help 38 Baltimore-area small businesses and nonprofits recover from civil unrest related to the death of Freddie Gray. The numbers released Friday... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
'Big money' digs deep to prop up stock marketBig money is trying to stomp out the fear gripping the markets by putting its c
'Big money' digs deep to prop up stock market
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 7 minutes ago
Big money is trying to stomp out the fear gripping the markets by putting its cash where its mouth is. Big banks, big-time executives and big companies are all digging deep to buy this market - providing a much-needed bid for stocks as fear cascades... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Oil clocks best day in 7 years on OPEC hopesOil prices scored their biggest one-day gain since 2009 Friday after hitting 12
Oil clocks best day in 7 years on OPEC hopes
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 7 minutes ago
Oil prices scored their biggest one-day gain since 2009 Friday after hitting 12-year lows a day earlier, as hopes of production cuts by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries fueled a rally. The roller-coaster ride for crude oil... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Crazily volatile oil spikes 12% in biggest gain since 2009Don't blink --- you might miss a ridiculous swing in oil prices. The latest mo
Crazily volatile oil spikes 12% in biggest gain since 2009
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 7 minutes ago
Don't blink --- you might miss a ridiculous swing in oil prices. The latest move was to the upside. Big time. Crude oil prices spiked 12.3% on Friday to $29.44 a barrel. It was the biggest one-day percentage gain since February 2009. The surge... Read more
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CBC.ca
Snoop Dogg deal seen as pre-emptive strike by Tweed at legalized pot marketThe CEO of a Canadian marijuana company says his firm is partnering with rapper
Snoop Dogg deal seen as pre-emptive strike by Tweed at legalized pot market
CBC.ca / Posted 7 minutes ago
The CEO of a Canadian marijuana company says his firm is partnering with rapper Snoop Dogg to get ready for marijuana's eventual legalization and regulation in Canada. The Long Beach, Calif., rapper has penned lines about marijuana early and often... Read more
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asianage
�BJP government plunged nation into crisis'The Congress party on Friday said the economy of the country has plunged into a
�BJP government plunged nation into crisis'
asianage / Posted 9 minutes ago
The Congress party on Friday said the economy of the country has plunged into a “deep crisis” under the 21 months of the Modi government which has no idea of how to revive it. Accusing the Modi government of diverting from the real issues by making... Read more
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asianage
‘BJP government plunged nation into crisis’The Congress party on Friday said the economy of the country has plunged into a
‘BJP government plunged nation into crisis’
asianage / Posted 9 minutes ago
The Congress party on Friday said the economy of the country has plunged into a “deep crisis” under the 21 months of the Modi government which has no idea of how to revive it. Accusing the Modi government of diverting from the real issues by making... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Crazily volatile oil spikes 12% in biggest gain since 2009Don't blink --- you might miss a ridiculous swing in oil prices. The latest mo
Crazily volatile oil spikes 12% in biggest gain since 2009
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 10 minutes ago
Don't blink --- you might miss a ridiculous swing in oil prices. The latest move was to the upside. Big time. Crude oil prices spiked 12.3% on Friday to $29.44 a barrel. It was the biggest one-day percentage gain since February 2009. The surge... Read more
5 related stories
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Dow jumps 275 points as oil prices spike 12%The stock market has finally stopped crumbling -- at least for the moment. The
Dow jumps 275 points as oil prices spike 12%
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 10 minutes ago
The stock market has finally stopped crumbling -- at least for the moment. The Dow jumped about 275 points on Friday. The S&P 500 gained 1.7%, backing away from two-year lows. The Nasdaq also advanced, rising 1.5%. The gains help erase some of the... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Dow jumps 275 points as oil prices spike 12% | Money - Home The stock market has finally stopped crumbling -- at least for
Dow jumps 275 points as oil prices spike 12%
KTVZ Bend / Posted 10 minutes ago
| Money - Home The stock market has finally stopped crumbling -- at least for the moment. More From KTVZ.COM The Dow jumped about 275 points on Friday. The S&P 500 gained 1.7%, backing away from... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Crazily volatile oil spikes 12% in biggest gain since 2009 | Money - Home Surge comes a day after oil plummeted to $26.05 a barrel Don'
Crazily volatile oil spikes 12% in biggest gain since 2009
KTVZ Bend / Posted 10 minutes ago
| Money - Home Surge comes a day after oil plummeted to $26.05 a barrel Don't blink --- you might miss a ridiculous swing in oil... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Dow jumps 275 points as oil prices spike 12%The stock market has finally stopped crumbling -- at least for the moment. The
Dow jumps 275 points as oil prices spike 12%
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 11 minutes ago
The stock market has finally stopped crumbling -- at least for the moment. The Dow jumped about 275 points on Friday. The S&P 500 gained 1.7%, backing away from two-year lows. The Nasdaq also advanced, rising 1.5%. The gains help erase some of the... Read more
6 related stories
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KTUU Anchorage
Crazily volatile oil spikes 12% in biggest gain since 2009Don't blink --- you might miss a ridiculous swing in oil prices. The latest mo
Crazily volatile oil spikes 12% in biggest gain since 2009
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 11 minutes ago
Don't blink --- you might miss a ridiculous swing in oil prices. The latest move was to the upside. Big time. Crude oil prices spiked 12.3% on Friday to $29.44 a barrel. It was the biggest one-day percentage gain since February 2009. The surge... Read more
5 related stories
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