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The Register
PayPal probed over Venmo cash-flinging appPayPal says it is under investigation by the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
PayPal probed over Venmo cash-flinging app
The Register / Posted a minute ago
PayPal says it is under investigation by the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) for alleged "deceptive or unfair practices" involving its Venmo app. In a filing with the SEC, the online payment giant said it has received a "civil investigative... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Exxon sees smallest profit in 16 years, Chevron posts lossDALLAS (AP) - Motorists are saving billions on cheaper gasoline, but the long s
Exxon sees smallest profit in 16 years, Chevron posts loss
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted a minute ago
DALLAS (AP) - Motorists are saving billions on cheaper gasoline, but the long slump in oil prices is taking a heavy toll on companies that find and produce crude. Exxon Mobil posted its smallest quarterly profit in more than 16 years Friday, while... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Exxon's 1Q profit plunges 63 percent on lower oil pricesDALLAS (AP) — Exxon Mobil produced its weakest quarter in more than 16 years as
Exxon's 1Q profit plunges 63 percent on lower oil prices
The Marietta Times / Posted a minute ago
DALLAS (AP) — Exxon Mobil produced its weakest quarter in more than 16 years as lower oil prices pushed its profit down by 63 percent. Revenue tumbled 28 percent, and the oil giant lost money in its vaunted exploration and production business... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Exxon sees smallest profit in 16 years, Chevron posts lossDALLAS (AP) — Motorists are saving billions on cheaper gasoline, but the long s
Exxon sees smallest profit in 16 years, Chevron posts loss
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted a minute ago
DALLAS (AP) — Motorists are saving billions on cheaper gasoline, but the long slump in oil prices is taking a heavy toll on companies that find and produce crude. Exxon Mobil posted its smallest quarterly profit in more than 16 years Friday, while... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Exxon sees smallest profit in 16 years, Chevron posts lossDALLAS (AP) — Motorists are saving billions on cheaper gasoline, but the long s
Exxon sees smallest profit in 16 years, Chevron posts loss
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted a minute ago
DALLAS (AP) — Motorists are saving billions on cheaper gasoline, but the long slump in oil prices is taking a heavy toll on companies that find and produce crude. Exxon Mobil posted its smallest quarterly profit in more than 16 years Friday, while... Read more
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Investopedia
How to Interview Your Financial AdvisorConsumers wouldn’t think twice about interviewing multiple doctors or getting s
How to Interview Your Financial Advisor
Investopedia / Posted a minute ago
Consumers wouldn’t think twice about interviewing multiple doctors or getting several estimates for a home improvement project and that same diligence needs to be applied to vetting your financial advisor. Far too often investors will choose their... Read more
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Investopedia
IBM Faces Further Possible S&P Downgrade (IBM)IBM Corp. (IBM) became the latest casualty of the recent tech sector swoon this
IBM Faces Further Possible S&P Downgrade (IBM)
Investopedia / Posted a minute ago
IBM Corp. (IBM) became the latest casualty of the recent tech sector swoon this morning, when credit ratings agency Standard & Poor's cleared the decks for a possible future downgrade of the company by assigning a "negative" outlook for its... Read more
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Investopedia
Smartphone Decline Hurts Another Tech Sector DriverInvestors generally emphasize the tech sector for the long haul because it prom
Smartphone Decline Hurts Another Tech Sector Driver
Investopedia / Posted a minute ago
Investors generally emphasize the tech sector for the long haul because it promises to offer secular growth greater than that of the overall economy. In large part, this reflects the fact that technology innovation ultimately creates demand for its... Read more
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Investopedia
Michael Crinieri's Success Story:GS, MS)Michael Crinieri has been at the forefront of the development of exchange trade
Michael Crinieri's Success Story:GS, MS)
Investopedia / Posted a minute ago
Michael Crinieri has been at the forefront of the development of exchange traded funds (ETFs). He currently works at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE: GS) as global head of ETF strategy for the company's asset management (GSAM) division. In this... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
North Tahoe tax revenues continue to climbBy Lake Tahoe News Even though the number of permanent residents is declining
North Tahoe tax revenues continue to climb
Lake Tahoe News / Posted a minute ago
By Lake Tahoe News Even though the number of permanent residents is declining in North Lake Tahoe, second home ownership and tourism is increasing. Placer County Deputy Chief Executive Officer Jennifer Merchant gave supervisors an update this week... Read more
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KMBC-TV Kansas City
Group of retailers offers new plan for Kansas liquor salesA group of grocery and convenience stores in Kansas has proposed a new plan for
Group of retailers offers new plan for Kansas liquor sales
KMBC-TV Kansas City / Posted 2 minutes ago
A group of grocery and convenience stores in Kansas has proposed a new plan for expanding liquor sales, saying it would generate a $41 million cash infusion toward the state's budget deficit. The Wichita Eagle reported that the Uncork Kansas... Read more
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Canberra Times
Speculators push aluminium to nine-month highAluminium hit a nine-month peak on Friday as speculators pushed prices higher t
Speculators push aluminium to nine-month high
Canberra Times / Posted 3 minutes ago
Aluminium hit a nine-month peak on Friday as speculators pushed prices higher thanks to a weaker dollar, but analysts were wary about a possible retreat. Copper and other industrial metals also clawed higher ahead of new economic data in China that... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Jailed Montana resort founder invokes right to silenceBILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - The jailed founder of a Montana resort for the ultra-ric
Jailed Montana resort founder invokes right to silence
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 4 minutes ago
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - The jailed founder of a Montana resort for the ultra-rich says he won't answer a judge's demands to reveal what happened to hundreds of millions of dollars in assets sought by his creditors. Yellowstone Club founder Timothy... Read more
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The Huffington Post
U.S. Foreign Policy Got In The Way Of Helping Greece, Greek Ex-Official SaysA case can certainly be made that the United States has an interest in Germany
U.S. Foreign Policy Got In The Way Of Helping Greece, Greek Ex-Official Says
The Huffington Post / Posted 4 minutes ago
A case can certainly be made that the United States has an interest in Germany relaxing its insistence on massive fiscal austerity in exchange for emergency loans. Europe’s three consecutive bailout packages for Greece -- a member of NATO -- have... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Exxon sees smallest profit in 16 years, Chevron posts lossDALLAS (AP) - Motorists are saving billions on cheaper gasoline, but the long s
Exxon sees smallest profit in 16 years, Chevron posts loss
WGEM Quincy / Posted 5 minutes ago
DALLAS (AP) - Motorists are saving billions on cheaper gasoline, but the long slump in oil prices is taking a heavy toll on companies that find and produce crude. Exxon Mobil posted its smallest quarterly profit in more than 16 years Friday, while... Read more
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The Columbian
U.S. stocks skid as tech, health care are routedNEW YORK — U.S. stocks are skidding Friday as technology companies absorb big l
U.S. stocks skid as tech, health care are routed
The Columbian / Posted 5 minutes ago
NEW YORK — U.S. stocks are skidding Friday as technology companies absorb big losses for the second day in a row. Health care companies are falling after weak first-quarter reports from drug and health insurance companies. Markets in Europe also took... Read more
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Business Standard India
Temples have given 1,512 kg under gold scheme: SinhaSays there is considerable reduction in the quantum of gold imports during the
Temples have given 1,512 kg under gold scheme: Sinha
Business Standard India / Posted 6 minutes ago
Says there is considerable reduction in the quantum of gold imports during the past six months compared to the previous yearSays there is considerable reduction in the quantum of gold imports during... Read more
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Business Standard India
Govt to invest Rs 25 lakh cr in infra, says GadkariNHAI to award Rs 11,000 crore worth of projects to enhance safety on national h
Govt to invest Rs 25 lakh cr in infra, says Gadkari
Business Standard India / Posted 6 minutes ago
NHAI to award Rs 11,000 crore worth of projects to enhance safety on national highwaysNHAI to award Rs 11,000 crore worth of projects to enhance safety on national highways The government expects... Read more
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Business Standard India
FinMin blinks on PF decisionRaises interest rate to 8.8% for this year, but advises labour ministry to crea
FinMin blinks on PF decision
Business Standard India / Posted 6 minutes ago
Raises interest rate to 8.8% for this year, but advises labour ministry to create reserve fundRaises interest rate to 8.8% for this year, but advises labour ministry to create reserve fund In a third flip-flop, the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Firms go slow on external commercial borrowingsSoftening of commodity prices have negated the need for raising foreign currenc
Firms go slow on external commercial borrowings
Business Standard India / Posted 6 minutes ago
Softening of commodity prices have negated the need for raising foreign currency for many oil marketing companies and commodity importersSoftening of commodity prices have negated the need for raising... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Funds for energy retrofit for Hastings CountyHastings County is receiving hundreds of thousands of dollars from the provinci
Funds for energy retrofit for Hastings County
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 7 minutes ago
Hastings County is receiving hundreds of thousands of dollars from the provincial government to improve social housing energy. A media release issued by the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing notes Hastings County will receive $338,303 for... Read more
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CTV News
Revenue at uranium miner Cameco falls more than 25 per centSASKATOON -- Cameco Corp. says it earned a profit in its latest quarter compare
Revenue at uranium miner Cameco falls more than 25 per cent
CTV News / Posted 7 minutes ago
SASKATOON -- Cameco Corp. says it earned a profit in its latest quarter compared with a loss a year ago as revenue fell more than 25 per cent. The uranium miner said it earned $78 million or 20 cents per share compared with a loss of $9 million or... Read more
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Daily Herald
Exxon sees smallest profit in 16 years, Chevron posts lossDALLAS -- Motorists are saving billions on cheaper gasoline, but the long slump
Exxon sees smallest profit in 16 years, Chevron posts loss
Daily Herald / Posted 9 minutes ago
DALLAS -- Motorists are saving billions on cheaper gasoline, but the long slump in oil prices is taking a heavy toll on companies that find and produce crude. Exxon Mobil posted its smallest quarterly profit in more than 16 years Friday, while... Read more
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New Kerala
US stocks fall amid data, earnings - newkerala.com #56710New York, April 30 : US stocks traded lower as investors assessed the newly-rel
US stocks fall amid data, earnings - newkerala.com #56710
New Kerala / Posted 11 minutes ago
New York, April 30 : US stocks traded lower as investors assessed the newly-released economic data and quarterly earnings reports. At mid-day on Friday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 144.12 points, or 0.81 percent, to 17,686.64, Xinhua news... Read more
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The Times Leader
Exxon's 1Q profit plunges 63 percent on lower oil pricesDALLAS (AP) — Exxon Mobil produced its weakest quarter in more than 16 years as
Exxon's 1Q profit plunges 63 percent on lower oil prices
The Times Leader / Posted 12 minutes ago
DALLAS (AP) — Exxon Mobil produced its weakest quarter in more than 16 years as lower oil prices pushed its profit down by 63 percent. Revenue tumbled 28 percent, and the oil giant lost money in its vaunted exploration and production business... Read more
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Boston Globe
Massport keeps Back Bay-Logan bus service alive, but raises faresThe Massachusetts Port Authority originally launched a shuttle bus service from
Massport keeps Back Bay-Logan bus service alive, but raises fares
Boston Globe / Posted 12 minutes ago
The Massachusetts Port Authority originally launched a shuttle bus service from the Back Bay to Logan Airport in April 2014 to coincide with the closing of the Government Center T station, a key point on the Blue Line for travelers headed to... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Three top stock picks from Campbell, Lee & Ross’ Bruce CampbellBruce Campbell is president and portfolio manager of Campbell, Lee & Ross Inves
Three top stock picks from Campbell, Lee & Ross’ Bruce Campbell
The Globe and Mail / Posted 13 minutes ago
Bruce Campbell is president and portfolio manager of Campbell, Lee & Ross Investment Management. His focus is Canadian large caps. Cardinal is a Western Canadian oil producer, best in class for balance sheet, hedge book (50 per cent this year and 25... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Apple’s stock suffers worst week since 2013Apple was set on Friday to have its worst week on the stock market since 2013,
Apple’s stock suffers worst week since 2013
The Globe and Mail / Posted 13 minutes ago
Apple was set on Friday to have its worst week on the stock market since 2013, as worries festered about a slowdown in iPhone sales and after influential shareholder Carl Icahn revealed he sold his entire stake. Shares of Apple, a mainstay of many... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Atlantic City teeters on the brink of defaultAtlantic City, the once-celebrated gambling mecca on the Jersey Shore, is dange
Atlantic City teeters on the brink of default
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 14 minutes ago
Atlantic City, the once-celebrated gambling mecca on the Jersey Shore, is dangerously close to defaulting on its next bond payment. The $1.8 million bond payment is due May 1, which is a Sunday, which means the city won't have to pay until Monday,... Read more
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Newsmax
Buffett: US Economy 'Is Not Booming, Not Falling Apart, Either'Famed investor Warren Buffett admits the U.S. economy is “certainly not acceler
Buffett: US Economy 'Is Not Booming, Not Falling Apart, Either'
Newsmax / Posted 14 minutes ago
Famed investor Warren Buffett admits the U.S. economy is “certainly not accelerating ... [but] it's not declining." The government's initial look at first-quarter gross domestic product showed a weaker-than-expected annual increase of just 0.5... Read more
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