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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Trump administration gives tax overhaul plan rosy assessmentBy MARCY GORDON AP Business Writer WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump o
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 2 minutes ago
By MARCY GORDON AP Business Writer WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump on Wednesday will try to sell the American people on an unpopular Republican tax overhaul that his administration claims will generate a large part of $1.8 trillion in new... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Why American Express will no longer require a signatureBy Chris Isidore NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Starting next April, you won't need to
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 3 minutes ago
By Chris Isidore NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Starting next April, you won't need to sign anything to make a purchase with an American Express card. American Express announced the change Monday, saying it aims to create a more consistent and faster... Read more
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News.com.au
CIMIC Group secures major new contractsConstruction giant CIMIC has announced three new major contracts for its compan
News.com.au / Posted 4 minutes ago
Construction giant CIMIC has announced three new major contracts for its companies, including design and construction for Victoria's multi-billion dollar West Gate Tunnel project. In a 50:50 joint venture with John Holland, CIMIC's CPB Contractors... Read more
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News.com.au
Westfield shares placed in trading haltShares in Westfield Corporation, the owner of shopping centres in the US and UK
News.com.au / Posted 4 minutes ago
Shares in Westfield Corporation, the owner of shopping centres in the US and UK, have been placed in a trading halt pending the announcement of a potentially "significant" corporate transaction. The shopping centre giant requested its shares be... Read more
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Boston Globe
Stocks rise modestly; S&P 500, Dow hit new highsTechnology companies led US stocks modestly higher Monday, driving the market t
Boston Globe / Posted 4 minutes ago
Technology companies led US stocks modestly higher Monday, driving the market to another set of milestones. The Standard & Poor’s 500 index and Dow Jones industrial average finished at new highs. Both indexes also hit record highs on Friday. Solid... Read more
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Boston Globe
Europeans say US tax plans may violate international accords, distort tradeBRUSSELS — The European Union’s top five economies are warning the United State
Boston Globe / Posted 4 minutes ago
BRUSSELS — The European Union’s top five economies are warning the United States that its massive tax overhaul could violate some of its international obligations and risks having ‘‘a major distortive impact’’ on trade. In a letter to US Treasury... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
SA govt botched key projects: XenophonFormer senator Nick Xenophon has criticised key South Australian government inf
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 5 minutes ago
Former senator Nick Xenophon has criticised key South Australian government infrastructure projects as he continues his push to be elected to state parliament. He says spending $160 million on the tunnel extension to the O-Bahn guided busway and the... Read more
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BBC News
Fears grow across the Atlantic over Brexit fallout - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Family & Education E
BBC News / Posted 5 minutes ago
fallout - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Family & Education Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Paradise Papers Reality Check Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Fears grow... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Why American Express will no longer require a signatureBy Chris Isidore NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Starting next April, you won't need to
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 9 minutes ago
By Chris Isidore NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Starting next April, you won't need to sign anything to make a purchase with an American Express card. American Express announced the change Monday, saying it aims to create a more consistent and faster... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Women, Youth and SMEs to Benefit From African Development Bank's Us $100-Million Loan to MauritiusThousands of small and medium enterprises in Mauritius will benefit from a US $
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 minutes ago
Thousands of small and medium enterprises in Mauritius will benefit from a US $100-million loan to the country from the African Development Bank. The Bank approved the loan through its public sector window to MauBank Holdings Ltd. in Mauritius to... Read more
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Variety
Movie Chain AMC Exploring Investment in Saudi ArabiaAMC announced Monday that it had signed a non-binding memorandum of understandi
Variety / Posted 12 minutes ago
AMC announced Monday that it had signed a non-binding memorandum of understanding with the Public Investment Fund of Saudi Arabia. “In line with the Fund’s mandate to help unlock promising new sectors within the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, PIF and AMC... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Why American Express will no longer require a signatureBy Chris Isidore NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Starting next April, you won't need to
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 12 minutes ago
By Chris Isidore NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Starting next April, you won't need to sign anything to make a purchase with an American Express card. American Express announced the change Monday, saying it aims to create a more consistent and faster... Read more
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New York Daily News
Toymaker Mattel warns of weak holiday salesNEW YORK (AP) — Toymaker Mattel Inc. is warning that its holiday sales are bein
New York Daily News / Posted 13 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Toymaker Mattel Inc. is warning that its holiday sales are being hurt by the struggles of some of its key brands and by retailers tightening their inventories. The outlook, made in a regulatory filing Monday, comes two weeks before... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Costs flying further than the foxNew Zealand's grassroots campaign for lower taxes and less government waste Th
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 13 minutes ago
New Zealand's grassroots campaign for lower taxes and less government waste The New Zealand Taxpayers' Union is an independent activist group, dedicated to being the voice for Kiwi taxpayers in the corridors of power. It's here to fight government... Read more
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New York Daily News
Cuomo, Puerto Rico pol say GOP tax plan 'devastating' for islandCuomo and Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rossello (c.) say tax legislation would KO h
New York Daily News / Posted 13 minutes ago
Cuomo and Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rossello (c.) say tax legislation would KO hurricane-ravaged island’s economy.(Go Nakamura/New York Daily News) ALBANY — Still recovering from Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico could get walloped again by Congress and... Read more
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The Mercury News
Administration’s tax plan ‘proof’ criticized by economistsBy Heather Long | Washington Post WASHINGTON – For months, Treasury Secretary
The Mercury News / Posted 13 minutes ago
By Heather Long | Washington Post WASHINGTON – For months, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin has said that Republican tax plan won’t add a penny to the debt, pledging that more than 100 people in his agency were “working around the clock” to... Read more
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The News & Observer
The economy is on a sugar high, and tax cuts won’t helpGOP tax plan won't help the economy | News & Observer GOP tax plan won't help
The News & Observer / Posted 19 minutes ago
GOP tax plan won't help the economy | News & Observer GOP tax plan won't help the economy | News & Observer U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan addresses a Nov. 16, 2017 news conference after the House passed a tax cut plan on Capitol Hill in Washington... Read more
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Canberra Times
'More volatile': Bitcoin hits Wall Street and futures deliver wild rideBitcoin has landed on Wall Street. Futures on the world's most popular cryptoc
Canberra Times / Posted 19 minutes ago
Bitcoin has landed on Wall Street. Futures on the world's most popular cryptocurrency surged as much as 26 per cent in their debut session on Cboe Global Markets' exchange, triggering two temporary trading halts designed to calm the market. Initial... Read more
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Canberra Times
8@eight: Positive start in store for the ASX; $A risesThe highlight through Asia yesterday was the launch of CBoE Bitcoin futures and
Canberra Times / Posted 19 minutes ago
The highlight through Asia yesterday was the launch of CBoE Bitcoin futures and this seems to have gone away without any major hiccups, and the wash-up is that a wave of short sellers hasn't hit the market and we see firmer Bitcoin futures and a new... Read more
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Canberra Times
Zurich Insurance to buy ANZ's life insurance businesses for $2.85bANZ Bank is selling its life insurance business to Swiss giant Zurich for $2.85
Canberra Times / Posted 19 minutes ago
ANZ Bank is selling its life insurance business to Swiss giant Zurich for $2.85 billion, joining the exodus by Australian banks from the wealth management sector. The bank on Tuesday said it would make a $520 million loss on the deal, which marks... Read more
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Canberra Times
Markets Live: ASX set for solid session, ANZ in spotlightThey are trying to work out the implications of rising US interest rates and a
Canberra Times / Posted 19 minutes ago
They are trying to work out the implications of rising US interest rates and a lower US corporate tax rate, at a time when US resentment against Chinese trade practices continues to simmer. The threat posed by rising US interest rates, and a lower... Read more
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TribLIVE
Stocks close modestly higher; S&P 500, Dow hit new highs | TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville
TribLIVE / Posted 22 minutes ago
| TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville StarSouth Hills RecordThe HeraldHampton JournalShaler JournalPine Creek JournalTriblive Online Only Stocks close... Read more
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TribLIVE
GNC’s miss on debt deal leads Fitch to see restructuringGNC's miss on debt deal leads Fitch to see restructuring | TribLIVE Obituaries
TribLIVE / Posted 22 minutes ago
GNC's miss on debt deal leads Fitch to see restructuring | TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville StarSouth Hills RecordThe HeraldHampton JournalShaler JournalPine Creek JournalTriblive Online Only GNC's miss on... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Under Armour names two new senior executivesUnder Armour on Monday named two new senior executives. Kelley McCormick will
Baltimore Sun / Posted 24 minutes ago
Under Armour on Monday named two new senior executives. Kelley McCormick will take a newly created position, senior vice president of corporate communications, and Massimo Baratto will serve as vice president and managing director of European... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
S&P 500, Dow indexes hit new highsTechnology companies led U.S. stocks modestly higher Monday, driving the market
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 25 minutes ago
Technology companies led U.S. stocks modestly higher Monday, driving the market to another set of milestones. The Standard & Poor's 500 index and Dow Jones industrial average finished at new highs. Solid gains by health care companies also helped... Read more
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FOX Business
Why GoPro Stock Plummeted 20% in NovemberShares of GoPro, Inc. (NASDAQ: GPRO) fell 20% in November, according to data pr
FOX Business / Posted 26 minutes ago
Shares of GoPro, Inc. (NASDAQ: GPRO) fell 20% in November, according to data provided by S&P Global Market Intelligence, after the company reported its third-quarter earnings at the beginning of the month. The quarter itself wasn't all that bad, but... Read more
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FOX Business
UN: Global economy is growing at 3 percent _ best since 2011The global economy is growing by about 3 percent — its highest rate since 2011
FOX Business / Posted 26 minutes ago
The global economy is growing by about 3 percent — its highest rate since 2011 and a significant acceleration from last year, the United Nations said Monday. In its annual economic report and forecast, the U.N. said the upturn stems predominantly... Read more
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FOX Business
Business HighlightsBitcoin futures soar amid frenzy over virtual currency NEW YORK (AP) — Wall St
FOX Business / Posted 26 minutes ago
Bitcoin futures soar amid frenzy over virtual currency NEW YORK (AP) — Wall Street got its first taste of bitcoin on Monday, with the price of the first-ever futures contract for the digital currency jumping 20 percent. It's a step forward for the... Read more
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FOX Business
Toymaker Mattel warns of weak holiday salesToymaker Mattel Inc. is warning that its holiday sales are being hurt by the st
FOX Business / Posted 26 minutes ago
Toymaker Mattel Inc. is warning that its holiday sales are being hurt by the struggles of some of its key brands and by retailers tightening their inventories. The outlook, made in a regulatory filing Monday, comes two weeks before Christmas and... Read more
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FOX Business
Why GoPro Stock Plummeted 20% in NovemberContinue Reading Below Shares of GoPro, Inc. (NASDAQ: GPRO) fell 20% in Novemb
FOX Business / Posted 26 minutes ago
Continue Reading Below Shares of GoPro, Inc. (NASDAQ: GPRO) fell 20% in November, according to data provided by S&P Global Market Intelligence, after the company reported its third-quarter earnings at the beginning of the month. The quarter itself... Read more
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