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Connecticut Post
Mexico's oil industry now has an organized-crime problemMexican oil prices fell after a brief rally earlier this week, slipping to $24.
Mexico's oil industry now has an organized-crime problem
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 minutes ago
Mexican oil prices fell after a brief rally earlier this week, slipping to $24.47 a barrel on Tuesday and prolonging the slide of one of the country’s most lucrative exports. In addition to the continuing downstream pain — or the brutally low prices... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The Mechanics Of NIRP: How The Fed Will Bring Negative Rates To The U.S.Over one year ago, when the "conventional wisdom" punditry was dreaming up scen
The Mechanics Of NIRP: How The Fed Will Bring Negative Rates To The U.S.
Zero Hedge / Posted 10 minutes ago
Over one year ago, when the "conventional wisdom" punditry was dreaming up scenarios in which the Fed could somehow hike rates to 3% and in some magical world where cause and effect are flipped, push the economy to grow at a comparable rate we said... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Company commits to creating 100 new jobs at Ada locationADA, Okla. (AP) - A Florida-based technical support business says it's committe
Company commits to creating 100 new jobs at Ada location
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 15 minutes ago
ADA, Okla. (AP) - A Florida-based technical support business says it's committed to creating 100 new jobs and preserving more than 150 positions held by employees at the company's Ada location. Executives at iQor signed an agreement this week to... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Budget bill considered in New Mexico LegislatureSANTA FE, N.M. (AP) � New Mexico's Republican-led House of Representatives vote
Budget bill considered in New Mexico Legislature
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 17 minutes ago
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) � New Mexico's Republican-led House of Representatives voted to approve a $6.3 billion budget that increases spending on Medicaid health care, early childhood education and prisons while cutting funding to state colleges and... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
No bull! Abilene teen's steer sells for $210,000 in Fort WorthAn Abilene teenager is bringing home a hefty prize after his steer won grand ch
No bull! Abilene teen's steer sells for $210,000 in Fort Worth
KTXS Abilene / Posted 23 minutes ago
An Abilene teenager is bringing home a hefty prize after his steer won grand champion at the Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo this week, according to our media partners at KDFW. Jagger Horn, 14, showed off his prize-winning steer, affectionately... Read more
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The Advocate
Local bailouts lead to state deficitsRegardless of whatever his day job happened to be at any given time, Jay Darden
Local bailouts lead to state deficits
The Advocate / Posted 24 minutes ago
Regardless of whatever his day job happened to be at any given time, Jay Dardenne always had an entertaining sideline, giving talks to various groups about Louisiana history. So it wasn’t surprising to hear him, now the Edwards administration’s... Read more
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The Advocate
Maintenance at LSU severely lacking after years of budget cutsWhen it rains outside Middleton Library on LSU’s campus, it rains inside, too.
Maintenance at LSU severely lacking after years of budget cuts
The Advocate / Posted 27 minutes ago
When it rains outside Middleton Library on LSU’s campus, it rains inside, too. A group of employees with offices in the basement know to bring their rain boots in heavy storms because the water creeps downward, penetrating the walls, dripping... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Mexico's oil industry now has an organized-crime problemMexican oil prices fell after a brief rally earlier this week, slipping to $24.
Mexico's oil industry now has an organized-crime problem
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 27 minutes ago
Mexican oil prices fell after a brief rally earlier this week, slipping to $24.47 a barrel on Tuesday and prolonging the slide of one of the country’s most lucrative exports. In addition to the continuing downstream pain — or the brutally low prices... Read more
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Japan Today
Japan's giant pension fund to remain barred from direct stock trading ‹ Japan TodayThe government will shelve a plan to allow its giant pension fund to buy and se
Japan's giant pension fund to remain barred from direct stock trading ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 27 minutes ago
The government will shelve a plan to allow its giant pension fund to buy and sell stocks on its own amid fears that private-sector companies could be brought under state oversight if the fund becomes their direct shareholder, sources close to the... Read more
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Japan Today
Uniqlo, Seven-Eleven to launch convenience store pickup service ‹ Japan TodayUniqlo and Seven-Eleven Japan will jointly launch a service that enables Uniqlo
Uniqlo, Seven-Eleven to launch convenience store pickup service ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 27 minutes ago
Uniqlo and Seven-Eleven Japan will jointly launch a service that enables Uniqlo’s online store customers to pick up merchandise from Seven-Eleven stores in Japan. The new service will start on Feb 16 and will be available at around 5,700... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Benefit concert fundraises for slain Chesapeake familyCHESAPEAKE, Va. – A benefit concert was held this week to collect donations for
Benefit concert fundraises for slain Chesapeake family
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 28 minutes ago
CHESAPEAKE, Va. – A benefit concert was held this week to collect donations for the Dooley family. The six family members were killed in a horrific murder-suicide back on January 27th in Chesapeake. The concert began on Tuesday, the day that the... Read more
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CNBC
What the drop in margin debt says about riskThe margin debt indicator piques the interest of market professionals, because
What the drop in margin debt says about risk
CNBC / Posted 39 minutes ago
The margin debt indicator piques the interest of market professionals, because its surge and decline generally coincides with peaks and troughs in stocks. Post-crisis, the Fed's highly accommodating monetary policy, which included quantitative... Read more
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Surfers Village
How SUPERbrand plans to expand reach throughout EuropeMarketing manager Rémi Chaussemiche directs European sales Surfersvillage Glob
How SUPERbrand plans to expand reach throughout Europe
Surfers Village / Posted 39 minutes ago
Marketing manager Rémi Chaussemiche directs European sales Surfersvillage Global Surf News, 6 February, 2016 - Since 2008, SUPERbrand has been making a big impact on the surf and apparel market by combing fashion and high-quality surf boards. The... Read more
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The Indian Express
Mumbai set to get India’s first international arbitration centreThe state government’s ambitious plans to set up India’s first international ar
Mumbai set to get India’s first international arbitration centre
The Indian Express / Posted 42 minutes ago
The state government’s ambitious plans to set up India’s first international arbitration centre in Mumbai has begun ahead of the Make In India Week to be held in the city from February 13 to 18. At a meeting, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis... Read more
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Daily Record
AAA Mid-Atlantic: New Jersey gas prices still fallingTRENTON - Motorists continue to see lower prices at the pumps in New Jersey. A
AAA Mid-Atlantic: New Jersey gas prices still falling
Daily Record / Posted 43 minutes ago
TRENTON - Motorists continue to see lower prices at the pumps in New Jersey. AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average price of a gallon of regular gas in the state on Friday was $1.67, down 3 cents from last week. That’s also much lower than the price from... Read more
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Business Insider
Wall Street has finally learned an important lesson about TeslaAfter hitting $240 on the last day of 2015, shares have lost a third of their v
Wall Street has finally learned an important lesson about Tesla
Business Insider / Posted 48 minutes ago
After hitting $240 on the last day of 2015, shares have lost a third of their value. Something close to $10 billion in market cap has been erased. Blame this on a change in the conversation about Tesla. For much of 2014 (when Tesla shares hit their... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
How Does the Low Price of Oil Affect Banks?Banks with high exposure to the energy sector are in the cross hairs of investo
How Does the Low Price of Oil Affect Banks?
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 51 minutes ago
Banks with high exposure to the energy sector are in the cross hairs of investors right now, and for good reason. Lower energy prices are putting pressure on their loan portfolios, which could result in heavy losses at banks that aren't adequately... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
Tyson Foods executive predicts record profits for 2016Executives at Tyson Foods, Inc. are predicting record profits for the year, hel
Tyson Foods executive predicts record profits for 2016
KY3 Springfield / Posted an hour ago
Executives at Tyson Foods, Inc. are predicting record profits for the year, helped along by a steep drop in feed and livestock costs. The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reports that first-quarter profit grew 49 percent from the same time last year to... Read more
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examiner.com
Jeffrey Lipton - Barbados: Positive end to China’s meltdown? MaybeThese days, it is difficult to discuss the world economy without mentioning Chi
Jeffrey Lipton - Barbados: Positive end to China’s meltdown? Maybe
examiner.com / Posted an hour ago
These days, it is difficult to discuss the world economy without mentioning China, once the bright star on the horizon, but now on the brink of collapse. How did that happen and what can people do about it? Jeffrey Lipton, Barbados executive and... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"Folly For The Ages": After Buying Back 63 Million Shares At $83, Hess Just Sold 25 Million Shares At $39Having long mocked the sheer idiocy of using organic cash or worse, debt procee
"Folly For The Ages": After Buying Back 63 Million Shares At $83, Hess Just Sold 25 Million Shares At $39
Zero Hedge / Posted an hour ago
Having long mocked the sheer idiocy of using organic cash or worse, debt proceeds, to fund buybacks just so management can eek out a few more million in equity-linked compensation while activists enjoy a few extra points in P&L on the back of naive... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Fairfield
Former President Of Stratford's Sikorsky Killed In Plane Crash In ArizonaSTRATFORD, Conn. — Jeffrey Pino, 61, former president and CEO of Sikorsky Aircr
Former President Of Stratford's Sikorsky Killed In Plane Crash In Arizona
The Daily Voice - Fairfield / Posted an hour ago
STRATFORD, Conn. — Jeffrey Pino, 61, former president and CEO of Sikorsky Aircraft in Stratford, was killed Friday in a crash of his vintage airplane in Arizona, according to Aviation International News. He was one of two victims in the crash in... Read more
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KSPR Springfield
Tyson Foods executive predicts record profits for 2016Executives at Tyson Foods, Inc. are predicting record profits for the year, hel
Tyson Foods executive predicts record profits for 2016
KSPR Springfield / Posted an hour ago
Executives at Tyson Foods, Inc. are predicting record profits for the year, helped along by a steep drop in feed and livestock costs. The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reports (bit.ly/1nPBwtg) that first-quarter profit grew 49 percent from the same time... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Port Redwing, wide-open land helping spur region’s riseTAMPA — Double-digit population growth is expected south of State Road 60 by 20
Port Redwing, wide-open land helping spur region’s rise
The Tampa Tribune / Posted an hour ago
TAMPA — Double-digit population growth is expected south of State Road 60 by 2020, so government and private industry in Hillsborough County are moving to answer the challenge. Developers have secured entitlements for 35,000 new residential units in... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Biz Bits: Tips on using a balance transfer to become debt-freeIf you’re carrying a balance on your credit card, don’t worry —�most Americans
Biz Bits: Tips on using a balance transfer to become debt-free
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted an hour ago
If you’re carrying a balance on your credit card, don’t worry —�most Americans are too. In fact, the average U.S. household carries just over $15,000 of credit card debt, which isn’t a bad thing when managed properly. Let’s look at the big... Read more
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The Register
Hyper-converged softie biz Atlantis axes staffFounder, president and CEO Chetan Venkatesh told El Reg calendar 2015 had been
Hyper-converged softie biz Atlantis axes staff
The Register / Posted an hour ago
Founder, president and CEO Chetan Venkatesh told El Reg calendar 2015 had been a good year for his Mountain View-based biz: “It’s been a milestone year for me personally at Atlantis being back at the helm and taking the company towards a new and... Read more
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KSBW Salinas
Feds to provide help for crab fishermenThe federal government is offering low-interest loans for fishermen, wholesaler
Feds to provide help for crab fishermen
KSBW Salinas / Posted an hour ago
The federal government is offering low-interest loans for fishermen, wholesalers and other businesses affected by the delay in the Dungeness crab fishing season as part of an effort to ease financial burdens. "It's an economic disaster, and that's... Read more
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New Kerala
Japan gears up as North Korea brings forward satellite launchTokyo, Feb 7 : The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) will bring forw
Japan gears up as North Korea brings forward satellite launch
New Kerala / Posted an hour ago
Tokyo, Feb 7 : The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) will bring forward its planned rocket launch to as early as Sunday, Japanese officials said on Saturday, adding in a press briefing that necessary measures were being carried out.... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
Oconee officials considering reaching out to Anderson County on economic developmentWALHALLA — In the push for development along Interstate 85, it only makes sense
Oconee officials considering reaching out to Anderson County on economic development
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted an hour ago
WALHALLA — In the push for development along Interstate 85, it only makes sense for Oconee County to reach out to Anderson County for the benefit of both, Oconee officials said. Oconee County Council members floated that prospect Friday at the... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Ridgefield
Former President Of Stratford's Sikorsky Killed In Plane Crash In ArizonaSTRATFORD, Conn. — Jeffrey Pino, 61, former president and CEO of Sikorsky Aircr
Former President Of Stratford's Sikorsky Killed In Plane Crash In Arizona
The Daily Voice - Ridgefield / Posted an hour ago
STRATFORD, Conn. — Jeffrey Pino, 61, former president and CEO of Sikorsky Aircraft in Stratford, was killed Friday in a crash of his vintage airplane in Arizona, according to Aviation International News. He was one of two victims in the crash in... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
After an exit, Detroit lighting authority names new CEOThe Detroit’s Public Lighting Authority has appointed a new CEO in the wake of
After an exit, Detroit lighting authority names new CEO
Detroit Free Press / Posted an hour ago
The Detroit’s Public Lighting Authority has appointed a new CEO in the wake of its previous leader’s resignation, the group announced Saturday. Nicolette Carlone, who already has served as chief operating officer and chief financial officer, was... Read more
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