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Billboard
Facebook Withdraws Plan to Create New Stock Class After Investor LawsuitMark Zuckerberg said Friday that Facebook is withdrawing plans to create a new
Billboard / Posted a minute ago
Mark Zuckerberg said Friday that Facebook is withdrawing plans to create a new class of stock that would have let him keep tight reins on the social media company even as he sold down his stake to fund his philanthropy. Zuckerberg had said in April... Read more
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Eu Business
Greece no longer in breach of EU budget deficit rules — EUbusiness.com(BRUSSELS) - The European Union closed its excessive deficit procedure for Gree
Eu Business / Posted 2 minutes ago
(BRUSSELS) - The European Union closed its excessive deficit procedure for Greece Monday, confirming that the country's deficit is now below 3 per cent of GDP, the EU's reference value for government deficits. "Greece's finances are in much better... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Volvo Cars to invest additional $520 million to Berkeley County operations, brings total to over $1 billionVolvo Cars announced Monday that it is investing an additional $520 million in
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 2 minutes ago
Volvo Cars announced Monday that it is investing an additional $520 million in its Berkeley County operations and creating 1,910 new jobs. This new commitment adds to the company’s initial 2015 announcement and brings the collective total to more... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Jennifer Lopez to donate $1 million to hurricane relief in Puerto RicoJennifer Lopez announced Sunday that she will donate $1 million to help Puerto
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 3 minutes ago
Jennifer Lopez announced Sunday that she will donate $1 million to help Puerto Ricans rebuild following the devastation of Hurricane Maria. The 48-year-old singer and actress made the announced during a press conference with New York Governor Andrew... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Australia to create its own space agency for economic boostCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia announced on Monday it will create its own
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 minutes ago
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia announced on Monday it will create its own space agency to increase its share of the $330 billion space economy. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said the agency would be part of Australia's development of an... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Target boosting its minimum wageJustin Sullivan/Getty ImagesFILE PHOTO - A Target cashier rings up customers at
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 4 minutes ago
Justin Sullivan/Getty ImagesFILE PHOTO - A Target cashier rings up customers at a Target store. Some Target workers will be getting more money in their paychecks starting next month. The company announced that starting in October, it will be paying... Read more
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Missoulian
US stock indexes dip as weak tech stocks offset energy gainsMARKETS ABROAD: Germany's DAX index rose 0.2 percent after Chancellor Angela Me
Missoulian / Posted 4 minutes ago
MARKETS ABROAD: Germany's DAX index rose 0.2 percent after Chancellor Angela Merkel won a fourth term. Merkel's party and its allies, though, lost some seats as they turned in one of their weakest postwar results. The results sent the euro lower and... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Entrepreneurs should wait as long as possible to raise money, says a VC who's invested in over 20 companiesCourtesy of Patrick McGinnis If an investor wants to give you money, you take
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 minutes ago
Courtesy of Patrick McGinnis If an investor wants to give you money, you take it, right? Not so fast, says Patrick McGinnis. On an episode of Farnoosh Torabi's podcast "So Money," McGinnis, a venture capitalist who's invested in more than 20... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
Take it to the bank, if you can find one: Capital One pulling up stakes part of worldwide trendThe Shelter Island’s Capital One branch will close its doors in November, joini
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 5 minutes ago
The Shelter Island’s Capital One branch will close its doors in November, joining branches in Southold and Riverhead that are also closing. In just a few short years, what started as a trickle of bank branch closings has turned into a... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Volvo Cars to invest additional $520 million to Berkeley County operations, brings total to over $1 billionVolvo Cars announced Monday that it is investing an additional $520 million in
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 6 minutes ago
Volvo Cars announced Monday that it is investing an additional $520 million in its Berkeley County operations and creating 1,910 new jobs. This new commitment adds to the company’s initial 2015 announcement and brings the collective total to more... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Liz Weston: Are you a yo-yo debtor? Ways to break that cycleAmericans' debt loads, like our waistlines, tend to expand as we approach middl
The Register Citizen / Posted 6 minutes ago
Americans' debt loads, like our waistlines, tend to expand as we approach middle age and then gradually diminish as we get older. Some people, though, are yo-yo debtors, fighting an ongoing up-and-down battle with debt. They pay it off, or come... Read more
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The Register Citizen
US stock indexes dip as weak tech stocks offset energy gainsNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock indexes inched lower Monday in a quiet open to tradi
The Register Citizen / Posted 6 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock indexes inched lower Monday in a quiet open to trading for the week. Technology stocks fell, but gains for oil producers and other energy companies kept the losses in check. KEEPING SCORE: The Standard & Poor's 500 index... Read more
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The Hindu
Rupee crashes to six-month low of ₹65.10 on panic dollar buyingThe rupee on Monday suffered a yet another blow to plunge by a whopping 31 pais
The Hindu / Posted 6 minutes ago
The rupee on Monday suffered a yet another blow to plunge by a whopping 31 paise at a fresh six-month low of ₹65.10 a dollar after heavy buying of the U.S. currency and concerns on the macro-economic front. Besides panic dollar buying by corporates... Read more
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International Business Times
Unilever clinches £2bn deal for Korean beauty brand as shift away from food brands gathers pace Consumer goods giant Unilever has agreed to buy South Korean beauty business Ca
International Business Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
Consumer goods giant Unilever has agreed to buy South Korean beauty business Carver Korea in a €2.3bn (£2bn) deal, as the company looks to shift its focus away from its food division and towards personal care. The Anglo-Dutch behemoth said Carver... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Target to Boost Its Minimum Wage to $15 by 2020's EndTarget Corp. is raising its minimum hourly wage for its workers to $11 starting
NBC Connecticut / Posted 8 minutes ago
Target Corp. is raising its minimum hourly wage for its workers to $11 starting next month and then to $15 by the end of 2020 in a move it says will help it better recruit and retain top-quality staff and provide a better shopping experience for its... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Ski resort fraud court case to get started in VermontMONTPELIER — The case of whether government leaders in Vermont were complicit i
Rutland Herald / Posted 8 minutes ago
MONTPELIER — The case of whether government leaders in Vermont were complicit in ski resort fraud is headed to a courtroom for the first time. Foreign investors have sued Vermont, and the case moves to Vermont Superior Court in Hyde Park on... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Dallas Fed Surges Near 10-Year Highs Despite Every Respondent Complaining About Hurricane DamageIf ever there was a reason to completely dismiss the farce that 'soft' survey d
Zero Hedge / Posted 9 minutes ago
If ever there was a reason to completely dismiss the farce that 'soft' survey data is of any use at all, this is it. Having hovered around 17.0 for the last four months, The Dallas Fed Manufacturing Outlook survey spiked to 21.3 in September - just... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
FINRA orders Morgan Stanley to pay US$13 million in fines, restitutionNEW YORK: The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority said on Monday it ordered
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 minutes ago
NEW YORK: The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority said on Monday it ordered Wall Street investment bank and securities brokerage Morgan Stanley to pay US$13 million in fines and restitution to clients for inadequately supervising certain... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Deloitte hit by cyber attack, says 'very few' clients impactedLONDON: Global accountancy firm Deloitte said on Monday it had reviewed its sys
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 minutes ago
LONDON: Global accountancy firm Deloitte said on Monday it had reviewed its systems following a cyber attack which it said had affected a small number of its clients. A spokeswoman said "only very few clients" were impacted in the hack, which was... Read more
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Fortune
Equifax Bought a Credit Monitoring Service Before Disclosing Massive HackAlready under siege from dozens of regulatory probes and lawsuits, Equifax is n
Fortune / Posted 11 minutes ago
Already under siege from dozens of regulatory probes and lawsuits, Equifax is now facing questions on a new front. The credit reporting company that lost the personal financial information of 143 million Americans to hackers purchased an... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
US stock indexes dip as weak tech stocks offset energy gainsMARKETS ABROAD: Germany's DAX index rose 0.2 percent after Chancellor Angela Me
The Times and Democrat / Posted 11 minutes ago
MARKETS ABROAD: Germany's DAX index rose 0.2 percent after Chancellor Angela Merkel won a fourth term. Merkel's party and its allies, though, lost some seats as they turned in one of their weakest postwar results. The results sent the euro lower and... Read more
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News 8000
24 Iowa Air Guard security troops draw Puerto Rico dutyTroops in formation. Troops in formation. DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - The Iowa Na
News 8000 / Posted 11 minutes ago
Troops in formation. Troops in formation. DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - The Iowa National Guard is sending 24 security troops to help civilian law enforcement in Puerto Rico as the island recovers from the blows of Hurricane Maria. Col. Greg Hapgood... Read more
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Northern Echo
Deloitte insists ‘very few’ clients hit by major cyber attackLorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipisicing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor
Northern Echo / Posted 12 minutes ago
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Sydney Morning Herald
What home ownership and renting will look like in 2027From bonds and tenancy rights to new disrupters in real estate, renting in 2027
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 12 minutes ago
From bonds and tenancy rights to new disrupters in real estate, renting in 2027 is likely to be a far cry from today. The first change is likely to be that in a decade, renting would not just be somewhere tenants were forced to be – but the... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Stock indexes slip; energy firms rise, but tech fallsHundreds are dead after a devastating earthquake hit central Mexico. Hurricane
Los Angeles Times / Posted 12 minutes ago
Hundreds are dead after a devastating earthquake hit central Mexico. Hurricane Maria left a historic trail of destruction across Puerto Rico. Special Counsel Robert Mueller has sought documents related to President Trump's actions while in the White... Read more
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Philly.com
Target to up hourly base pay to $15 by end of 2020NEW YORK (AP) - Target Corp. is raising its minimum hourly wage for its workers
Philly.com / Posted 13 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Target Corp. is raising its minimum hourly wage for its workers to $11 starting next month and then to $15 by the end of 2020 in a move it says will help it better recruit and retain top-quality staff and provide a better shopping... Read more
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Philly.com
Comcast, AmerisourceBergen, Campbell Soup: Which politicians get the corporate money?In this age of Twitter politics and presidential company-shaming, which candida
Philly.com / Posted 13 minutes ago
In this age of Twitter politics and presidential company-shaming, which candidates and issues do Comcast, AmerisourceBergen, Campbell Soup, and other local companies support with money? The answers are in the 2017 CPA-Zicklin Index, which gives a... Read more
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express
Bitcoin price latest update: Cryptocurrency above $3,900 amid Hong Kong ICO BITCOIN'S price leapt above $3,900 mark amid news that a company based in Hon
express / Posted 14 minutes ago
BITCOIN'S price leapt above $3,900 mark amid news that a company based in Hong Kong plans to launch an Initial Coin Offering (ICO) - despite China's ban on the... Read more
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The Age
What home ownership and renting will look like in 2027From bonds and tenancy rights to new disrupters in real estate, renting in 2027
The Age / Posted 15 minutes ago
From bonds and tenancy rights to new disrupters in real estate, renting in 2027 is likely to be a far cry from today. The first change is likely to be that in a decade, renting would not just be somewhere tenants were forced to be – but the... Read more
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The Age
No easy answers as the world's second biggest gas exporter prepares to run shortSurely the world's second biggest exporter isn't about to run short of gas? We
The Age / Posted 15 minutes ago
Surely the world's second biggest exporter isn't about to run short of gas? We are, according to the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission, although not for the reasons that are widely believed. The big three gas exporters spent billions... Read more
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