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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
US stocks moving higher following of Fed rate hikeFED WATCH: As expected, Federal Reserve policymakers ended their two-day meetin
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted a minute ago
FED WATCH: As expected, Federal Reserve policymakers ended their two-day meeting Wednesday by raising the federal funds rate — what banks charge each other for short-term loans — by 0.25 percentage points to a still-low range of 1.25 to 1.5 percent.... Read more
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The Sentinel
South Middleton sees low salt prices ahead of winterSouth Middleton purchases salt through two contracts - one with COSTARS at a pr
The Sentinel / Posted a minute ago
South Middleton purchases salt through two contracts - one with COSTARS at a price of $66.50 a ton (the same as last year) and the other with the Capital Region Council of Governments at a price of $59.99 a ton (last year's rate was 9 cents lower).... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Fed boosts benchmark rate for third time this yearThe Federal Reserve is raising its benchmark interest rate for the third time t
Sun-Sentinel / Posted a minute ago
The Federal Reserve is raising its benchmark interest rate for the third time this year, signaling its confidence that the U.S. economy remains on solid footing 8½ years after the end of the Great Recession. The Fed is lifting its short-term rate by... Read more
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The Sentinel
US stocks moving higher following of Fed rate hikeFED WATCH: As expected, Federal Reserve policymakers ended their two-day meetin
The Sentinel / Posted a minute ago
FED WATCH: As expected, Federal Reserve policymakers ended their two-day meeting Wednesday by raising the federal funds rate — what banks charge each other for short-term loans — by 0.25 percentage points to a still-low range of 1.25 to 1.5 percent.... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Fed rate increase is 3rd this year; foresees 3 more in 2018WASHINGTON — The Federal Reserve is raising its key interest rate for the third
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 2 minutes ago
WASHINGTON — The Federal Reserve is raising its key interest rate for the third time this year and foresees three additional hikes in 2018, a vote of confidence that the U.S. economy remains on solid footing 8½ years after the end of the Great... Read more
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EuroNews
Saudi Aramco signs $10.4 billion worth of MOUs with companiesDAMMAM, Saudi Arabia (Reuters) – Saudi Aramco [IPO-ARMO.SE] signed on Wednesday
EuroNews / Posted 3 minutes ago
DAMMAM, Saudi Arabia (Reuters) – Saudi Aramco [IPO-ARMO.SE] signed on Wednesday agreements with foreign and local companies worth at least 39 billion riyals (8 billion pounds). The bulk of the memorandum of understanding agreements were part of a... Read more
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EuroNews
UK's Wood Group sees 2017 core earnings of $590-$600 million(Reuters) – Oilfield services company John Wood Group Plc , which bought
EuroNews / Posted 3 minutes ago
(Reuters) – Oilfield services company John Wood Group Plc , which bought smaller rival Amec Foster Wheeler earlier this year, said on Wednesday it expects 2017 core earnings of between $590 million (443 million pounds) and $600 million (450... Read more
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EuroNews
Russia's Sistema pulls sale of shares in toy retailer after stake frozenBy Maria Kiselyova and Vladimir Soldatkin MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian business
EuroNews / Posted 3 minutes ago
By Maria Kiselyova and Vladimir Soldatkin MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian business conglomerate Sistema has pulled a sale of shares in Detsky Mir after its stake in the toy retailer was frozen by a court at the request of oil giant Rosneft. The offer of... Read more
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EuroNews
Debt-laden Carillion secures deal to sell part of UK healthcare unit(Reuters) – Troubled British construction firm Carillion said on Wednesday it h
EuroNews / Posted 3 minutes ago
(Reuters) – Troubled British construction firm Carillion said on Wednesday it had reached a deal to sell a large part of its UK healthcare facilities management business to outsourcing group Serco for about 47.7 million pounds. Carillion said in... Read more
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EuroNews
Carlsberg moves closer to Habeco deal in VietnamCOPENHAGEN (Reuters) – Danish brewer Carlsberg has edged closer to reaching an
EuroNews / Posted 3 minutes ago
COPENHAGEN (Reuters) – Danish brewer Carlsberg has edged closer to reaching an agreement with the Vietnamese government to increase its stake in Habeco, one of Vietnam’s biggest brewers, which it hopes will speed up the process. Vietnam has one of... Read more
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News.com.au
Qld govt to look at scathing roads reportThe Queensland government will have a "close look" at a scathing report that fo
News.com.au / Posted 5 minutes ago
The Queensland government will have a "close look" at a scathing report that found the state-controlled road network was deteriorating and being underfunded. The Queensland Audit Office delivered a scathing assessment in its Integrated Transport... Read more
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The Age
Australian dollar surges as US rate hike path seen slowingThe Australian dollar has leapt more than 1 per cent on bets that the US Federa
The Age / Posted 7 minutes ago
The Australian dollar has leapt more than 1 per cent on bets that the US Federal Reserve may slow the pace of future interest rate hikes. The US central bank overnight lifted its key rate as expected and its policymakers projected three potential... Read more
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Okotoks Western Wheel
Province reduces tax on spirit, wine producersWednesday, Dec 13, 2017 10:28 am Alberta liquor producers got a big boost from
Okotoks Western Wheel / Posted 7 minutes ago
Wednesday, Dec 13, 2017 10:28 am Alberta liquor producers got a big boost from the provincial government last week. The Province reduced the mark-up rate paid by small producers of spirits, ciders, meads and cottage wines when selling their... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
US stocks moving higher following of Fed rate hikeFED WATCH: As expected, Federal Reserve policymakers ended their two-day meetin
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 8 minutes ago
FED WATCH: As expected, Federal Reserve policymakers ended their two-day meeting Wednesday by raising the federal funds rate — what banks charge each other for short-term loans — by 0.25 percentage points to a still-low range of 1.25 to 1.5 percent.... Read more
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The Columbian
Fed boosts benchmark rate for third time this yearWASHINGTON — The Federal Reserve is raising its benchmark interest rate for the
The Columbian / Posted 8 minutes ago
WASHINGTON — The Federal Reserve is raising its benchmark interest rate for the third time this year, signaling its confidence that the U.S. economy remains on solid footing 8 1/2 years after the end of the Great Recession. The Fed is lifting its... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
US stocks moving higher following of Fed rate hikeFED WATCH: As expected, Federal Reserve policymakers ended their two-day meetin
Sioux City Journal / Posted 9 minutes ago
FED WATCH: As expected, Federal Reserve policymakers ended their two-day meeting Wednesday by raising the federal funds rate — what banks charge each other for short-term loans — by 0.25 percentage points to a still-low range of 1.25 to 1.5 percent.... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Stocks hit new record highs on tax bill hopesRelated Content NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - The Dow hit a new record high and moved
KTXS Abilene / Posted 9 minutes ago
Related Content NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - The Dow hit a new record high and moved closer to 25,000 Wednesday following numerous reports that Congressional leaders reached a tax overhaul deal. The Dow, which opened the day only up about 25 points, was... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Australian dollar surges as US rate hike path seen slowingThe Australian dollar has leapt more than 1 per cent on bets that the US Federa
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 minutes ago
The Australian dollar has leapt more than 1 per cent on bets that the US Federal Reserve may slow the pace of future interest rate hikes. The US central bank overnight lifted its key rate as expected and its policymakers projected three potential... Read more
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Greenwich Time
How to Lead Like a WomanEffective leadership in the modern age doesn't revolve around who can make the
Greenwich Time / Posted 11 minutes ago
Effective leadership in the modern age doesn't revolve around who can make the most decisions or even the best decisions. Today's leaders are those who can affect the most positive change. Unfortunately, that's not the culture most people live in.... Read more
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Greenwich Time
The First 3 Steps You Need to Take When Selling Your BusinessIf you're seriously thinking about selling your business, there are three steps
Greenwich Time / Posted 11 minutes ago
If you're seriously thinking about selling your business, there are three steps you'll need to take to prepare your business for sale. 1. Appraiser A business appraiser will be almost a must when you're serious about selling your business. The... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Civil servants in the North introduce health-sector pay rise despite Stormont crisis | Irish Examiner Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 07:54 pm Civil servants in
Irish Examiner / Posted 11 minutes ago
| Irish Examiner Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 07:54 pm Civil servants in... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Stocks hit new record highs on tax bill hopesRelated Content NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - The Dow hit a new record high and moved
KECI Missoula / Posted 11 minutes ago
Related Content NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - The Dow hit a new record high and moved closer to 25,000 Wednesday following numerous reports that Congressional leaders reached a tax overhaul deal. The Dow, which opened the day only up about 25 points, was... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Stocks hit new record highs on tax bill hopesRelated Content NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - The Dow hit a new record high and moved
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 12 minutes ago
Related Content NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - The Dow hit a new record high and moved closer to 25,000 Wednesday following numerous reports that Congressional leaders reached a tax overhaul deal. The Dow, which opened the day only up about 25 points, was... Read more
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Gulf News
Adnoc Distribution sees strong debut on Abu Dhabi bourseShare price closes at Dh2.65 at the end of the trading session, up 6 per cent f
Gulf News / Posted 13 minutes ago
Share price closes at Dh2.65 at the end of the trading session, up 6 per cent from the opening price Image Credit: Ahmed Kutty/Gulf News Sultan Ahmad Al Jaber, Minister of State and Group CEO of the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (Adnoc) with... Read more
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Gulf News
Fed raises rates while sticking to three-hike outlook for 2018Fed omitted prior language saying it expected the labour market would strengthe
Gulf News / Posted 13 minutes ago
Fed omitted prior language saying it expected the labour market would strengthen further File photo shows the Federal Reserve Building on Constitution Avenue in Washington. Federal Reserve officials followed through on an expected interest-rate... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Federal Reserve raises interest rates ahead of the tax reform dealWASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve is raising its benchmark interest rate fo
KERA North Texas / Posted 13 minutes ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve is raising its benchmark interest rate for the third time this year, signaling its confidence that the U.S. economy remains on solid footing 8½ years after the end of the Great Recession. The Fed is lifting its... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Corning glass factory, distribution center foresee 430 jobsRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Corning Corp. plans a new North Carolina factory and distr
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 13 minutes ago
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Corning Corp. plans a new North Carolina factory and distribution center for its pharmaceutical glass containers, creating about 430 jobs in the next four years. A North Carolina committee that oversees discretionary corporate... Read more
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ABC News
Fed boosts benchmark rate for third time this yearThe Fed said Wednesday that it's lifting its short-term rate by a modest quarte
ABC News / Posted 14 minutes ago
The Fed said Wednesday that it's lifting its short-term rate by a modest quarter-point to a still-low range of 1.25 percent to 1.5 percent. It is also continuing to slowly shrink its bond portfolio. Together, the two steps could lead over time to... Read more
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The News-Times
How to Lead Like a WomanEffective leadership in the modern age doesn't revolve around who can make the
The News-Times / Posted 15 minutes ago
Effective leadership in the modern age doesn't revolve around who can make the most decisions or even the best decisions. Today's leaders are those who can affect the most positive change. Unfortunately, that's not the culture most people live in.... Read more
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The News-Times
The First 3 Steps You Need to Take When Selling Your BusinessIf you're seriously thinking about selling your business, there are three steps
The News-Times / Posted 15 minutes ago
If you're seriously thinking about selling your business, there are three steps you'll need to take to prepare your business for sale. 1. Appraiser A business appraiser will be almost a must when you're serious about selling your business. The... Read more
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