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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Des Moines Sees Record Number of VisitorsDES MOINES, Iowa — The Des Moines area welcomed a record number of visitors las
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted a minute ago
DES MOINES, Iowa — The Des Moines area welcomed a record number of visitors last year. According to a report by Catch Des Moines, the greater Des Moines region welcomed 13.7 million visitors in 2016. This is a 5% increase from the previous... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Sold: November home sales show Greenwich uptickFrom several perspectives, November looked particularly optimistic for Greenwic
Darien News-Review / Posted 6 minutes ago
From several perspectives, November looked particularly optimistic for Greenwich’s housing market. Total home sales for the month came close to doubling those tracked in November 2016, with two properties closing for more than $20 million in the... Read more
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New York Daily News
Anger grows as Puerto Rico misses power restoration deadlineFILE - In this Oct. 19, 2017 file photo, a brigade from the Electric Power Auth
New York Daily News / Posted 7 minutes ago
FILE - In this Oct. 19, 2017 file photo, a brigade from the Electric Power Authority repairs distribution lines damaged by Hurricane Maria in the Cantera community of San Juan, Puerto Rico. Union leaders representing Puerto Rico power company workers... Read more
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New York Daily News
Quarles recuses himself from Wells Fargo mattersFILE - In this March 10, 2005, file photo, Randal Quarles, then-U.S. assistant
New York Daily News / Posted 7 minutes ago
FILE - In this March 10, 2005, file photo, Randal Quarles, then-U.S. assistant secretary of Treasury, speaks to journalists in Tokyo. Quarles, who is vice chairman for supervision at the Federal Reserve, says he will recuse himself from participating... Read more
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New York Daily News
US stocks move broadly higher in late-afternoon tradingFILE - This Monday, July 6, 2015, file photo shows a sign for Wall Street carve
New York Daily News / Posted 7 minutes ago
FILE - This Monday, July 6, 2015, file photo shows a sign for Wall Street carved into the side of a building in New York. World stock markets were mixed on Friday, Dec. 15, 2017, as investors waited to see if U.S. politicians could pass tax reform... Read more
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New York Daily News
Stock indexes gain as tax plan advancesThe latest on developments in financial markets (All times local): Stocks are
New York Daily News / Posted 7 minutes ago
The latest on developments in financial markets (All times local): Stocks are closing higher on Wall Street as Congressional Republicans put the final touches on a tax overhaul plan. The gains Friday more than wiped out the market's losses from the... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Senators look for Fannie-Freddie competitorsA pair of U.S. senators is determined to entice more companies to compete with
Finance and Commerce / Posted 7 minutes ago
A pair of U.S. senators is determined to entice more companies to compete with Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac in the housing-finance market. If no rivals develop, the mortgage-finance giants could remain where they are now: under government control. A... Read more
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The Morning Call
New study shows income redistribution from the poor to the richBack in 1980, the bottom 50 percent of wage-earners in the United States earned
The Morning Call / Posted 10 minutes ago
Back in 1980, the bottom 50 percent of wage-earners in the United States earned about 21 percent of all income in the country - nearly twice as much as the share of income (11 percent) earned by the top 1 percent of Americans. But today, according... Read more
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Bizjournals
Lockheed Martin Corp. Aerion Corp. plan supersonic business jetBethesda-based Lockheed (NYSE: LMT), the world’s largest defense company, unvei
Bizjournals / Posted 14 minutes ago
Bethesda-based Lockheed (NYSE: LMT), the world’s largest defense company, unveiled on Friday its memorandum of understanding with privately held Aerion to work with the Reno, Nevada-based company over the next year on the jet’s feasibility. The... Read more
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Bizjournals
Memphis-based FedEx Corp. weighs in on World Trade Organization initiative on e-commerce.The WTO — an international body focused on trade rules between nations — just w
Bizjournals / Posted 14 minutes ago
The WTO — an international body focused on trade rules between nations — just wrapped up its 11 Ministerial Conference in Buenos Aires on Dec. 13, which touched on a variety of topics including e-commerce. A joint statement on electronic commerce... Read more
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Bizjournals
As CSX stock falls, expert skeptical on company's ability to finish transitionSince Harrison was installed as CEO in March, the company’s stock price has con
Bizjournals / Posted 14 minutes ago
Since Harrison was installed as CEO in March, the company’s stock price has continued to float mainly above $50, compared to the $22-to-$37 range the stock hovered in throughout 2016. The Jacksonville-based railroad is in the midst of a transition to... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Faster internet possible, says GlobeIndustry giant Globe Telecom said it had sufficient bandwidth to provide better
Inquirier.net / Posted 14 minutes ago
Industry giant Globe Telecom said it had sufficient bandwidth to provide better quality internet in the Philippines—but noted it could only use a fraction of the amount, as regulatory bottlenecks such as burdensome permits prevented it from quickly... Read more
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TribLIVE
Hampton in ‘tremendous fiscal position,’ no tax hike for 2018Hampton in 'tremendous fiscal position,' no tax hike for 2018 | TribLIVE Obitu
TribLIVE / Posted 16 minutes ago
Hampton in 'tremendous fiscal position,' no tax hike for 2018 | TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville StarSouth Hills RecordThe HeraldHampton JournalShaler JournalPine Creek JournalTriblive Online Only Hampton... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Legalization of pot harms teens, societyTo the editor: While Big Marijuana pours millions into Illinois to legalize ma
Bureau County Republican / Posted 16 minutes ago
To the editor: While Big Marijuana pours millions into Illinois to legalize marijuana, leftist lawmakers, giddy about a tiny new revenue source to aid their insatiable spending, ignore the unmistakable damage legalization is causing in... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
New study shows income redistribution from the poor to the richBack in 1980, the bottom 50 percent of wage-earners in the United States earned
Baltimore Sun / Posted 18 minutes ago
Back in 1980, the bottom 50 percent of wage-earners in the United States earned about 21 percent of all income in the country - nearly twice as much as the share of income (11 percent) earned by the top 1 percent of Americans. But today, according... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
United Way $100,000 shy of goal“We are that close”. That’s what Vicky Ducharme has to say about the United Wa
Sarnia Observer / Posted 18 minutes ago
“We are that close”. That’s what Vicky Ducharme has to say about the United Way of Sarnia-Lambton’s 2017 campaign. “NOVA Chemicals and CF Industries just announced their final campaign figures, which have brought us to the 95 per cent mark of the... Read more
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FOX Business
Quarles recuses himself from Wells Fargo mattersRandal Quarles, who is vice chairman for supervision at the Federal Reserve, sa
FOX Business / Posted 20 minutes ago
Randal Quarles, who is vice chairman for supervision at the Federal Reserve, says he will recuse himself from participating in matters specific to Wells Fargo & Co. The Fed announced the decision on Friday, saying Quarles wanted to "avoid even the... Read more
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FOX Business
Apple Inc. Makes a Huge Investment in Key SupplierThis year, Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) launched an ultra-premium smartphone called the
FOX Business / Posted 20 minutes ago
This year, Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) launched an ultra-premium smartphone called the iPhone X. One of the standout features of the device is what the company refers to as its TrueDepth camera, which is a 3D-sensing camera that enables functionality such... Read more
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FOX Business
Is Qualcomm's Grip on NXP Semiconductors Getting Any Tighter?Let's have a look. By the numbers When NXP shareholders commit their stubs to
FOX Business / Posted 20 minutes ago
Let's have a look. By the numbers When NXP shareholders commit their stubs to Qualcomm's offer, the shares may be withdrawn at any time. Shares tendered so far: Once again, Qualcomm simply reported the updated numbers without any commentary or... Read more
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FOX Business
Apple Inc. Makes a Huge Investment in Key SupplierThis year, Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) launched an ultra-premium smartphone called the
FOX Business / Posted 20 minutes ago
This year, Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) launched an ultra-premium smartphone called the iPhone X. One of the standout features of the device is what the company refers to as its TrueDepth camera, which is a 3D-sensing camera that enables functionality such... Read more
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FOX Business
Is Qualcomm's Grip on NXP Semiconductors Getting Any Tighter?Continue Reading Below Let's have a look. By the numbers When NXP shareholde
FOX Business / Posted 20 minutes ago
Continue Reading Below Let's have a look. By the numbers When NXP shareholders commit their stubs to Qualcomm's offer, the shares may be withdrawn at any time. Shares tendered so far: Continue Reading Below Once again, Qualcomm simply reported... Read more
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FOX Business
Fed's Quarles recuses himself from Wells Fargo mattersRandal Quarles, who is vice chairman for supervision at the Federal Reserve, sa
FOX Business / Posted 20 minutes ago
Randal Quarles, who is vice chairman for supervision at the Federal Reserve, says he will recuse himself from participating in matters specific to Wells Fargo & Co. (NYSE:WFC) The Fed announced the decision on Friday, saying Quarles wanted to "avoid... Read more
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FOX Business
Wall Street hits record highs as GOP tax bill nears goal lineStocks rallied to new records Friday, as Republican lawmakers wrapped up a tax-
FOX Business / Posted 20 minutes ago
Stocks rallied to new records Friday, as Republican lawmakers wrapped up a tax-cut bill ahead of a scheduled vote next week. All three major indexes set all-time highs. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose about 139 points to 24,648. The S&P 500... Read more
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FOX Business
Fed's Quarles recuses himself from Wells Fargo mattersRandal Quarles, who is vice chairman for supervision at the Federal Reserve, sa
FOX Business / Posted 20 minutes ago
Randal Quarles, who is vice chairman for supervision at the Federal Reserve, says he will recuse himself from participating in matters specific to Wells Fargo & Co. (WFC) Continue Reading Below The Fed announced the decision on Friday, saying... Read more
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FOX Business
Quarles recuses himself from Wells Fargo mattersWASHINGTON – Randal Quarles, who is vice chairman for supervision at the Federa
FOX Business / Posted 20 minutes ago
WASHINGTON – Randal Quarles, who is vice chairman for supervision at the Federal Reserve, says he will recuse himself from participating in matters specific to Wells Fargo & Co. Continue Reading Below The Fed announced the decision on Friday,... Read more
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FOX Business
Wall Street hits record highs as GOP tax bill nears goal lineStocks rallied to new records Friday, as Republican lawmakers wrapped up a tax-
FOX Business / Posted 20 minutes ago
Stocks rallied to new records Friday, as Republican lawmakers wrapped up a tax-cut bill ahead of a scheduled vote next week. Continue Reading Below All three major indexes set all-time highs. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose about 139 points... Read more
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The Hill
Bill Gates utilizing public-private partnerships to help save planetThis week in Paris, we are witnessing an expanded effort by the private sector
The Hill / Posted 21 minutes ago
This week in Paris, we are witnessing an expanded effort by the private sector to shape new approaches to energy investment that could have important ramifications worldwide. During the One Planet Summit, Microsoft Co-Founder Bill Gates, who lead... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Pocahontas Parkway toll to increaseRICHMOND, Va. — The toll for two-axle vehicles on Pocahontas Parkway will rise
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 21 minutes ago
RICHMOND, Va. — The toll for two-axle vehicles on Pocahontas Parkway will rise 15 cents (2.8 percent) to $4.30 at the Main Plaza and 10 cents to $2.45 at the Laburnum/New Market and Airport Drive ramp toll points, according to the company that... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Italy says Amazon will pay $118 million to end tax disputeMILAN (AP) — Italian tax authorities say Amazon will pay 100 million euros ($11
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 21 minutes ago
MILAN (AP) — Italian tax authorities say Amazon will pay 100 million euros ($118 million) to end a dispute over its tax payments from 2011-2015. The agreement announced Friday comes as many European countries seek to close loopholes in tax payments... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Quarles recuses himself from Wells Fargo mattersWASHINGTON (AP) — Randal Quarles, who is vice chairman for supervision at the F
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 21 minutes ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Randal Quarles, who is vice chairman for supervision at the Federal Reserve, says he will recuse himself from participating in matters specific to Wells Fargo & Co. The Fed announced the decision on Friday, saying Quarles wanted to... Read more
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