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FOX Business
What Happened In The Stock Market TodayImage source: Getty Images. Continue Reading Below After wobbling around brea
What Happened In The Stock Market Today
FOX Business / Posted a minute ago
Image source: Getty Images. Continue Reading Below After wobbling around breakeven for most of the trading session, stocks rushed into solidly positive territory in the afternoon, and ended Wednesday with solid gains. The Dow Jones Industrial... Read more
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FOX Business
Northern Trust’s Flexshares Etfs Step Over Five-Year MilestoneThe FlexShares exchange traded fund suite of targeted investment outcomes and r
Northern Trust’s Flexshares Etfs Step Over Five-Year Milestone
FOX Business / Posted a minute ago
The FlexShares exchange traded fund suite of targeted investment outcomes and risk-adjusted returns celebrated its fifth anniversary. Continue Reading Below “We focus on the fundamental investor objectives of growing assets, managing risks,... Read more
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FOX Business
Opec Shocker Sends Oil Stocks Soaring (Dnr, Wll, Oas, Crc, Cie)Image source: Getty Images. Continue Reading Below What happened Crude oil p
Opec Shocker Sends Oil Stocks Soaring (Dnr, Wll, Oas, Crc, Cie)
FOX Business / Posted a minute ago
Image source: Getty Images. Continue Reading Below What happened Crude oil prices spiked more than 6% today after OPEC members reached an understanding on cutting production. That news sent oil stocks rocketing higher. Leading the way were... Read more
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FOX Business
Transocean Shares Slip After Icahn Cuts StakeTransocean Ltd. shares slipped in the extended session Wednesday after billiona
Transocean Shares Slip After Icahn Cuts Stake
FOX Business / Posted a minute ago
Transocean Ltd. shares slipped in the extended session Wednesday after billionaire investor Carl Icahn cut his stake in the offshore drilling company. Transocean shares declined 0.4% to $9.98 after hours. In a Securities and Exchange Commission... Read more
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FOX Business
Gerova Financial President Convicted Of Securities FraudNEW YORK – The former president of reinsurer Gerova Financial Group Ltd was con
Gerova Financial President Convicted Of Securities Fraud
FOX Business / Posted a minute ago
NEW YORK – The former president of reinsurer Gerova Financial Group Ltd was convicted on Wednesday on charges that he participated a scheme orchestrated by a man once dubbed "Porn's New King" to defraud investors. Continue Reading Below Gary Hirst,... Read more
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FOX Business
Mark Your Calendar: Netflix, Inc. EarningsImage source: Netflix. Continue Reading Below In just a few weeks, investors
Mark Your Calendar: Netflix, Inc. Earnings
FOX Business / Posted a minute ago
Image source: Netflix. Continue Reading Below In just a few weeks, investors will get another update from Netflix(NASDAQ: NFLX). The third-quarter update, scheduled for October 17, will be particularly important because it follows the... Read more
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FOX Business
How High Up Does The Wells Fargo Scandal Go?We learned earlier this month that Wells Fargo(NYSE: WFC) employees opened 2 mi
How High Up Does The Wells Fargo Scandal Go?
FOX Business / Posted a minute ago
We learned earlier this month that Wells Fargo(NYSE: WFC) employees opened 2 million fraudulent checking and credit card accounts for consumers between 2011 and 2015. They did so in response to pressure from management and the bank's aggressive sales... Read more
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FOX Business
Citigroup Becomes Last Big U.S. Bank To Join Payments NetworkNEW YORK – Citigroup Inc on Wednesday became the last of the big U.S. banks to
Citigroup Becomes Last Big U.S. Bank To Join Payments Network
FOX Business / Posted a minute ago
NEW YORK – Citigroup Inc on Wednesday became the last of the big U.S. banks to agree to allow customers to send instant payments by mobile phone over an industry network that is competing with upstart Venmo. Continue Reading Below Citigroup said in... Read more
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The Hill
Democratic tax bill targets foreign reinsurance transactionsTwo Democratic taxwriters introduced legislation Wednesday targeting insurance
Democratic tax bill targets foreign reinsurance transactions
The Hill / Posted a minute ago
Two Democratic taxwriters introduced legislation Wednesday targeting insurance companies that move certain earnings to affiliates based in countries with low tax rates. The bill would defer the insurance companies’ premiums paid to the foreign... Read more
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The Hill
CFTC expands requirement for interest rate swap clearingThe CFTC unanimously approved a final plan to expand the clearing requirement f
CFTC expands requirement for interest rate swap clearing
The Hill / Posted a minute ago
The CFTC unanimously approved a final plan to expand the clearing requirement for interest rate swaps to include those denominated in nine new currencies on Wednesday. The Commodity Futures Trading Commission's regulation 50.4(a) denotes four... Read more
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The Tonganoxie Mirror
Tonganoxie's fall citywide garage sale is SaturdayThe Tonganoxie Citywide Garage Sales for fall will be Saturday. Residents are
Tonganoxie's fall citywide garage sale is Saturday
The Tonganoxie Mirror / Posted a minute ago
The Tonganoxie Citywide Garage Sales for fall will be Saturday. Residents are encouraged to have garage sales on this day throughout the community. Look for garage sale advertisements in the classifieds section oft he Sept. 28 edition of The... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Westport
Connecticut Lawmakers Approve Deal To Keep Sikorsky In StratfordSTRATFORD, Conn. -- Both chambers of the Connecticut General Assembly voted in
Connecticut Lawmakers Approve Deal To Keep Sikorsky In Stratford
The Daily Voice - Westport / Posted 2 minutes ago
STRATFORD, Conn. -- Both chambers of the Connecticut General Assembly voted in favor of a deal Wednesday that would keep Sikorsky Aircraft at its current Stratford headquarters until at least 2032. The agreement that the state made with Sikorsky... Read more
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The Hill
A reflection on too big to failNearly eight years after the Great Recession, where unscrupulous lending practi
A reflection on too big to fail
The Hill / Posted 2 minutes ago
Nearly eight years after the Great Recession, where unscrupulous lending practices brought our global economy to a breaking point, we’ve learned that the Big Banks have learned little since the meltdown and returned to business as usual. The latest... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Stamford
Connecticut Lawmakers Approve Deal To Keep Sikorsky In StratfordSTRATFORD, Conn. -- Both chambers of the Connecticut General Assembly voted in
Connecticut Lawmakers Approve Deal To Keep Sikorsky In Stratford
The Daily Voice - Stamford / Posted 3 minutes ago
STRATFORD, Conn. -- Both chambers of the Connecticut General Assembly voted in favor of a deal Wednesday that would keep Sikorsky Aircraft at its current Stratford headquarters until at least 2032. The agreement that the state made with Sikorsky... Read more
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The Auto Channel
September 2016 U.S. Auto Sales Preview From KBBFord to Report Biggest Decline of All Major Automakers; Subaru Crossovers Help
September 2016 U.S. Auto Sales Preview From KBB
The Auto Channel / Posted 4 minutes ago
Ford to Report Biggest Decline of All Major Automakers; Subaru Crossovers Help Offset Decline in Car Sales IRVINE, Calif., Sept. 28, 2016 -- New-vehicle sales are expected to drop 2 percent... Read more
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TheBull
Australian market set to open higherThe Australian market looks set to open higher after Wall Street ended higher f
Australian market set to open higher
TheBull / Posted 6 minutes ago
The Australian market looks set to open higher after Wall Street ended higher following an OPEC agreement to limit crude output. At 0645 AEST on Thursday the share price index was up 41 points at 5,442. Locally, in economic news on Thursday, the... Read more
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TheBull
Surprise OPEC oil deal lifts A$The Australian dollar is edging up against the greenback after OPEC producers a
Surprise OPEC oil deal lifts A$
TheBull / Posted 6 minutes ago
The Australian dollar is edging up against the greenback after OPEC producers agreed to cut output. At 0635 AEST on Thursday, the local unit was trading at 76.93 US cents, up from 76.85 cents on Wednesday. JP Morgan strategists said a surprise deal... Read more
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TheBull
Base metals soar with tin at 20-month highREUTERS - Tin has hit its highest price since January 2015 after inventories dw
Base metals soar with tin at 20-month high
TheBull / Posted 6 minutes ago
REUTERS - Tin has hit its highest price since January 2015 after inventories dwindled while nickel has struggled to advance as investors assess the likely impact of mine suspensions in top ore exporter the Philippines. Falling shipments from leading... Read more
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heraldscotland
Mols hopes reality check can help football realise its wider responsibilitiesThe agreement follows on from three similar previous initiatives which, during
Mols hopes reality check can help football realise its wider responsibilities
heraldscotland / Posted 7 minutes ago
The agreement follows on from three similar previous initiatives which, during the past eight years, have helped children in West Africa and India as well as funding a million vaccines for children around the world, with UNICEF’s spokesperson Lucinda... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
New Mexico regulators approve PNM rate hikeALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The Latest on Public Service Co. of New Mexico's rate
New Mexico regulators approve PNM rate hike
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 7 minutes ago
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The Latest on Public Service Co. of New Mexico's rate increase (all times local): 2:10 p.m. State regulators have approved a rate hike for Public Service Co. of New Mexico's half a million customers, but it's not as much as... Read more
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The Economic Times
Feedback sought on draft law to fix bankruptcy in banks, insurance companiesNEW DELHI: The government has put out a draft law proposing a mechanism to deal
Feedback sought on draft law to fix bankruptcy in banks, insurance companies
The Economic Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
NEW DELHI: The government has put out a draft law proposing a mechanism to deal with bankruptcy in banks, insurance companies and financial sector entities, which when passed will complete the legal framework for dealing with failed business. The... Read more
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The Economic Times
Government cracks down hard on errant heads of PSBs, state-run financial institutionsNEW DELHI: The government is cracking down hard on the heads of public sector b
Government cracks down hard on errant heads of PSBs, state-run financial institutions
The Economic Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
NEW DELHI: The government is cracking down hard on the heads of public sector banks and other state-run financial institutions for acts of wrongdoing, clearly signaling that there will be no leniency in such matters as lenders struggle with bad... Read more
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The Economic Times
CBI PE: Agent paid $5.5 million in DRDO-Embraer dealNEW DELHI: The CBI has decided to register a case in the $208-million DRDO airc
CBI PE: Agent paid $5.5 million in DRDO-Embraer deal
The Economic Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
NEW DELHI: The CBI has decided to register a case in the $208-million DRDO aircraft purchase deal after a preliminary enquiry has found that Brazilian aerospace company Embraer allegedly paid $5.5 million as commission to an overseas middleman to... Read more
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The Economic Times
ATC open to more tower buys as India looks good, says chairman James TaicletMUMBAI: American Tower Corp. (ATC), which acquired Viom Networks in the country
ATC open to more tower buys as India looks good, says chairman James Taiclet
The Economic Times / Posted 8 minutes ago
MUMBAI: American Tower Corp. (ATC), which acquired Viom Networks in the country’s largest foreign direct investment last year, is willing to talk to telcos seeking to sell their towers, the telecom tower company’s chairman said. “We are open to... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Wells Fargo CEO to face lawmakers with better defenseWASHINGTON (AP) - Wells Fargo's CEO, newly stripped of tens of millions in comp
Wells Fargo CEO to face lawmakers with better defense
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 9 minutes ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Wells Fargo's CEO, newly stripped of tens of millions in compensation in a scandal over sales practices, will face lawmakers with more defenses than he had in the last round, when some senators called for his resignation. Chief... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Volunteers to raise money for dog rescue’s planned expansionAHeinz57 Pet Rescue & Transport, a De Soto-based nonprofit organization dedicat
Volunteers to raise money for dog rescue’s planned expansion
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 9 minutes ago
AHeinz57 Pet Rescue & Transport, a De Soto-based nonprofit organization dedicated to saving homeless companion animals, is trying to expand its facilities. Existing solely of volunteers and donations, the animal rescue started a $1 million... Read more
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WA Today
ASX set for oil boostThe local sharemarket is set to open sharply higher after Wall Street was boost
ASX set for oil boost
WA Today / Posted 10 minutes ago
The local sharemarket is set to open sharply higher after Wall Street was boosted by OPEC's decision to reduce oil output overnight. The commodities-heavy ASX is looking to open 0.8 per cent up as news from the OPEC deal is likely to buoy the index.... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
New Mexico regulators approve PNM rate hikeALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The Latest on Public Service Co. of New Mexico's rate
New Mexico regulators approve PNM rate hike
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 10 minutes ago
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The Latest on Public Service Co. of New Mexico's rate increase (all times local): 2:10 p.m. State regulators have approved a rate hike for Public Service Co. of New Mexico's half a million customers, but it's not as much as... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Progress shares fall after Q3 report comes up short BEDFORD -- Shares of Progress Software Corp. fell in after-hours trading on W
Progress shares fall after Q3 report comes up short
Lowell Sun / Posted 11 minutes ago
BEDFORD -- Shares of Progress Software Corp. fell in after-hours trading on Wednesday after the business-enterprise company reported fiscal third-quarter results that missed analysts' expectations.... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Space Florida CEO expects up to 200 launches per yearA Space Florida official says the region could see as many as 200 launches a ye
Space Florida CEO expects up to 200 launches per year
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 12 minutes ago
A Space Florida official says the region could see as many as 200 launches a year as space firms like SpaceX, United Launch Alliance and OneWeb boost production and ramp up their launch manifests. President and CEO Frank DiBello said that means the... Read more
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