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San Antonio Express-News
Business HighlightsWASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional Republicans are speeding toward an agreement on
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 minutes ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional Republicans are speeding toward an agreement on a massive tax package that would ease the hit on residents of high-tax states and appease corporations that could have lost precious tax breaks. Two congressional aides... Read more
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FOX Business
Why Shares of Western Digital Corporation Slid Nearly 12% Last MonthShares of Western Digital Corporation(NASDAQ: WDC) tumbled 11.7%in November, ac
FOX Business / Posted 2 minutes ago
Shares of Western Digital Corporation(NASDAQ: WDC) tumbled 11.7%in November, according to data provided by S&P Global Market Intelligence, after Morgan Stanley analyst Katy Huberty downgraded the company's stock on the expectation that NAND flash... Read more
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FOX Business
How Dr Pepper Snapple Can Rebound in 2018Non-alcoholic beverage companies have rebounded this year against a flat showin
FOX Business / Posted 2 minutes ago
Non-alcoholic beverage companies have rebounded this year against a flat showing in 2016. But to the consternation of shareholders of Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc.(NYSE: DPS), its stock has lagged its peer group year to date. You'd expect high-flying... Read more
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FOX Business
Johns Hopkins to stop buying stocks from coal producersJohns Hopkins University will stop buying stocks and bonds of companies that pr
FOX Business / Posted 2 minutes ago
Johns Hopkins University will stop buying stocks and bonds of companies that produce coal for electric power as a major part of their business. The university's board of trustees voted last week to divest the university from separately managed... Read more
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FOX Business
How major US stock indexes fared on TuesdayBanks led U.S. stocks mostly higher Tuesday, bringing more records for the majo
FOX Business / Posted 2 minutes ago
Banks led U.S. stocks mostly higher Tuesday, bringing more records for the major indexes. The Standard & Poor's 500 index and the Dow Jones industrial average closed at all-time highs for the second time this week. A slide in technology stocks pulled... Read more
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FOX Business
Why Shares of Western Digital Corporation Slid Nearly 12% Last MonthContinue Reading Below Shares of Western Digital Corporation(NASDAQ: WDC) tumb
FOX Business / Posted 2 minutes ago
Continue Reading Below Shares of Western Digital Corporation(NASDAQ: WDC) tumbled 11.7%in November, according to data provided by S&P Global Market Intelligence, after Morgan Stanley analyst Katy Huberty downgraded the company's stock on the... Read more
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FOX Business
How Dr Pepper Snapple Can Rebound in 2018Non-alcoholic beverage companies have rebounded this year against a flat showin
FOX Business / Posted 2 minutes ago
Non-alcoholic beverage companies have rebounded this year against a flat showing in 2016. But to the consternation of shareholders of Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc.(NYSE: DPS), its stock has lagged its peer group year to date. You'd expect high-flying... Read more
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FOX Business
Johns Hopkins to stop buying stocks from coal producersBALTIMORE – Johns Hopkins University will stop buying stocks and bonds of compa
FOX Business / Posted 2 minutes ago
BALTIMORE – Johns Hopkins University will stop buying stocks and bonds of companies that produce coal for electric power as a major part of their business. Continue Reading Below The university's board of trustees voted last week to divest the... Read more
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The Hill
Trump must stop Venezuela from sliding toward total dictatorshipThe Trump administration’s sanctions on Venezuela have succeeded in creating a
The Hill / Posted 3 minutes ago
The Trump administration’s sanctions on Venezuela have succeeded in creating a cash crunch in Caracas. But with Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro getting close to defaulting on Venezuela’s $150 billion in foreign debt, the Trump administration... Read more
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Cold Lake Sun
China deal leads to millions in Alberta beef salesAlberta beef producers are rubbing their hands at the potential of $20 million
Cold Lake Sun / Posted 5 minutes ago
Alberta beef producers are rubbing their hands at the potential of $20 million in annual growth from a new trade deal with China. The agreement will allow chilled and bone-in Canadian beef and pork to be exported to China for the first time. It’s a... Read more
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Motley Fool
Why I would buy these fast-growing dividend shares While a big yield like that on offer with the Telstra Corporation Ltd(ASX: TL
Motley Fool / Posted 6 minutes ago
While a big yield like that on offer with the Telstra Corporation Ltd(ASX: TLS) dividend is great, I think that dividends with the potential to grow at a quick rate are even better. Two shares... Read more
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TheBull
RBA could consider electronic dollarReserve Bank of Australia governor Philip Lowe believes an electronic Australia
TheBull / Posted 7 minutes ago
Reserve Bank of Australia governor Philip Lowe believes an electronic Australian dollar operating on the sort of technology that underpins bitcoin could one day become reality. Dr Lowe on Wednesday said the central bank was not convinced the time... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Emagine Entertainment appoints new CEO as theater chain looks to expandEmagine Entertainment Inc. has appointed a new CEO as the Troy-based luxury the
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 7 minutes ago
Emagine Entertainment Inc. has appointed a new CEO as the Troy-based luxury theater chain looks to ramp up expansion. Anthony LaVerde, 38, officially started in his new role Tuesday, succeeding Emagine co-founder Paul Glantz, who will remain... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Turbine repair costs exceed price of buying a new one according to S&WB reportNEW ORLEANS -- The Sewerage and Water Board released a quarterly report this we
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 7 minutes ago
NEW ORLEANS -- The Sewerage and Water Board released a quarterly report this week showing the price of refurbishing century-old power turbines has officially surpassed the cost of replacing them with brand-new ones. The City Council responded to a... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Australian designer Kym Ellery to show on the Paris Fashion Week official scheduleKym Ellery is about to jump on a plane back to Sydney for Christmas, but it's P
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 minutes ago
Kym Ellery is about to jump on a plane back to Sydney for Christmas, but it's Paris that has stolen her heart. The designer moved there in early 2016 and on Tuesday, it was announced that her eponymous label will join the official schedule at the... Read more
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News.com.au
Axe the tax to help buyersDale Hawke and his fiancee Emma Foweraker are among a growing number of homebuy
News.com.au / Posted 10 minutes ago
Dale Hawke and his fiancee Emma Foweraker are among a growing number of homebuyers calling for the abolishment of stamp duty in SA. (Image The Press Gallery/ Mark Brake) Source:News Corp Australia STAMP duty continues to remain one of the biggest... Read more
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WA Today
Facebook says it will stop funnelling sales through Ireland and pay local taxesFacebook is changing its tax structure so that it will pay taxes in 25 countrie
WA Today / Posted 12 minutes ago
Facebook is changing its tax structure so that it will pay taxes in 25 countries where sales are made, rather than funnelling its ad sales through its Irish subsidiary. The company said it will move to a "local selling structure" in countries where... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
First Bank Lubbock Bancshares, Inc. announces plan to merge with Heartland Financial USA, Inc.Provided by First Bank Lubbock Bancshares First Bank Lubbock Bancshares, Inc.
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 12 minutes ago
Provided by First Bank Lubbock Bancshares First Bank Lubbock Bancshares, Inc. ("FBLB"), parent company of FirstBank & Trust in Lubbock, and Heartland Financial USA, Inc. ("Heartland") (NASDAQ: HTLF) of Dubuque, IA, jointly announced today the... Read more
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The Age
Australian designer Kym Ellery to show on the Paris Fashion Week official scheduleKym Ellery is about to jump on a plane back to Sydney for Christmas, but it's P
The Age / Posted 12 minutes ago
Kym Ellery is about to jump on a plane back to Sydney for Christmas, but it's Paris that has stolen her heart. The designer moved there in early 2016 and on Tuesday, it was announced that her eponymous label will join the official schedule at the... Read more
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WA Today
BHP reportedly hires four banks to prepare for US shale exitBHP , the world's largest miner, has asked four investment banks to help it pre
WA Today / Posted 12 minutes ago
BHP , the world's largest miner, has asked four investment banks to help it prepare for either a sale or spin-off of its underperforming US shale oil and gas unit, with a view to taking a decision in early 2018, sources said. BHP said in August it... Read more
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WA Today
ASX set for uncertain startBHP has asked four investment banks to help it prepare for either a sale or spi
WA Today / Posted 12 minutes ago
BHP has asked four investment banks to help it prepare for either a sale or spin-off of its underperforming US shale oil and gas unit, with a view to taking a decision in early 2018, sources said. BHP said in August it aimed to sell its... Read more
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WA Today
Australia's own bitcoin? RBA chief open to idea of 'electronic' Aussie dollarReserve Bank of Australia governor Philip Lowe believes an electronic Australia
WA Today / Posted 12 minutes ago
Reserve Bank of Australia governor Philip Lowe believes an electronic Australian dollar operating on the sort of technology that underpins bitcoin could one day become reality. Dr Lowe on Wednesday said the central bank could one day issue a... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Australia's own bitcoin? RBA chief open to idea of 'electronic' Aussie dollarReserve Bank of Australia governor Philip Lowe believes an electronic Australia
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 14 minutes ago
Reserve Bank of Australia governor Philip Lowe believes an electronic Australian dollar operating on the sort of technology that underpins bitcoin could one day become reality. Dr Lowe on Wednesday said the central bank could one day issue a... Read more
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Offshore Magazine
CML builds ownership position in southern North Sea pipeline systemOffshore staff ABERDEEN, UK – CATS Management Ltd. (CML), a subsidiary of Anti
Offshore Magazine / Posted 14 minutes ago
Offshore staff ABERDEEN, UK – CATS Management Ltd. (CML), a subsidiary of Antin Infrastructure Partners portfolio company, has secured agreements for 65% of the Esmond Transportation System (ETS) in the UK southern North Sea. ETS comprises a 165-km... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Accounting firm donates warm winter coats to childrenSPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – A local accounting firm delivered new coats to 150
WWLP Springfield / Posted 15 minutes ago
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – A local accounting firm delivered new coats to 150 children in need on Tuesday. The coats were distributed by employees of Burkhart Pizzanelli to children in Springfield. The accounting firm held a week long fundraiser... Read more
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The Age
Australia's own bitcoin? RBA chief open to idea of 'electronic' Aussie dollarReserve Bank of Australia governor Philip Lowe believes an electronic Australia
The Age / Posted 17 minutes ago
Reserve Bank of Australia governor Philip Lowe believes an electronic Australian dollar operating on the sort of technology that underpins bitcoin could one day become reality. Dr Lowe on Wednesday said the central bank could one day issue a... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Canada makes good on threat to drop Boeing fighter deal(Photo: PO3 Jonathen Davis/U.S. Navy) Canada wasn’t bluffing. The country has
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 20 minutes ago
(Photo: PO3 Jonathen Davis/U.S. Navy) Canada wasn’t bluffing. The country has ditched plans to buy 18 new F/A-18 Super Hornet fighter jets from Boeing amid a trade dispute with the U.S. Instead, Canada will buy used, older model F/A-18s from... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Jim Grant: "Markets Trust Too Much In The Presence Of Central Banks"Authored by Christoph Gisiger via Finanz und Wirtschaft, James Grant, Wall Str
Zero Hedge / Posted 21 minutes ago
Authored by Christoph Gisiger via Finanz und Wirtschaft, James Grant, Wall Street expert and editor of the renowned investment newsletter «Grant’s Interest Rate Observer», warns of the unseen consequences of super low interest rate and questions the... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Johns Hopkins to stop buying stocks from coal producersBALTIMORE (AP) - Johns Hopkins University will stop buying stocks and bonds of
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 22 minutes ago
BALTIMORE (AP) - Johns Hopkins University will stop buying stocks and bonds of companies that produce coal for electric power as a major part of their business. The university's board of trustees voted last week to divest the university from... Read more
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Fortune
3 Things That Could Send Stocks Spiraling Next YearProliferation of weapons of mass destruction. Terrorism. Populism. A newly embo
Fortune / Posted 23 minutes ago
Proliferation of weapons of mass destruction. Terrorism. Populism. A newly emboldened Russia. The world is an unsettled place, but financial markets are relatively calm. A few factors could yet jolt them. U.S. equity markets have sustained a... Read more
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