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San Francisco Chronicle
Bank of America CEO Brian Moynihan got a 23% raiseBank of America CEO and Chairman Brian Moynihan received a $16 million compensa
Bank of America CEO Brian Moynihan got a 23% raise
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 minutes ago
Bank of America CEO and Chairman Brian Moynihan received a $16 million compensation package for 2015. That's a 23% raise from 2014. His compensation includes a $1.5 million salary, unchanged from the year before, and $14.5 million in restricted... Read more
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New Kerala
US stocks surge on rising oil pricesNew York, Feb 13 : US stocks rebounded strongly on Friday as investor sentiment
US stocks surge on rising oil prices
New Kerala / Posted 3 minutes ago
New York, Feb 13 : US stocks rebounded strongly on Friday as investor sentiment was buoyed by spiking oil prices. The Dow Jones Industrial Average leapt 313.66 points, or 2.00 percent, to 15,973.84. The S&P 500 jumped 35.70 points, or 1.95 percent,... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Oil prices soar on report that UAE offers talks on output cuts Published: 13 February 2016 7:55 AM Oil prices soar with US crude rebounding
Oil prices soar on report that UAE offers talks on output cuts
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 4 minutes ago
Published: 13 February 2016 7:55 AM Oil prices soar with US crude rebounding from a 2003 low, on reports that Opec is willing to organise output cuts that can ease the global... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Malaysia ain’t over the hump yet Published: 13 February 2016 7:36 AM The recently concluded year of the Wood
Malaysia ain’t over the hump yet
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 4 minutes ago
Published: 13 February 2016 7:36 AM The recently concluded year of the Wood Sheep, as the lunar calendar names it, was one of the most tumultuous years in recent memory for Malaysia, with the collapse in oil prices,... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Saya baling mikrofon kerana kesal kita penakut, kata Mat Sabu Published: 13 February 2016 8:00 AM Presiden Parti Amanah Negara Mohamad Sab
Saya baling mikrofon kerana kesal kita penakut, kata Mat Sabu
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 4 minutes ago
Published: 13 February 2016 8:00 AM Presiden Parti Amanah Negara Mohamad Sabu ketika berucap di perkarangan Penjara Sungai Buloh sebelum bertindak membaling mikrofon ke dinding pentas... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Consumer Reports: Filing return early can help avoid tax scam (Source: Consumer Reports) The IRS is already accepting electronic returns.
Consumer Reports: Filing return early can help avoid tax scam
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 4 minutes ago
(Source: Consumer Reports) The IRS is already accepting electronic returns. Consumer Reports says there are significant... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Weak inflation could consign the €500 note to the shredderOn a busy street in Rome a few years ago, I spotted a purple piece of paper – r
Weak inflation could consign the €500 note to the shredder
The Globe and Mail / Posted 5 minutes ago
On a busy street in Rome a few years ago, I spotted a purple piece of paper – rectangular – on the sidewalk. I picked it up and realized it was a €500 banknote. Or I thought it was; it could have been a forgery. I had never seen a banknote of such... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Gov. Paul LePage sneeze joke leaves some uneasyObviously, China is one of the biggest players on the world economic stage. Ma
Gov. Paul LePage sneeze joke leaves some uneasy
WMTW Portland / Posted 6 minutes ago
Obviously, China is one of the biggest players on the world economic stage. Maine seafood is very popular there, and Gov. Paul LePage led a trade mission to China and Japan just last year. Some wonder why LePage would be so glib while talking about... Read more
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Adelaide Now
We’re living off credit - at record highsAustralians now owe a record $52.06 billion on credit cards after racking up a
We’re living off credit - at record highs
Adelaide Now / Posted 7 minutes ago
Australians now owe a record $52.06 billion on credit cards after racking up a record amount at Christmas. Picture: iStock AUSTRALIANS are addicted to credit cards and have racked up the biggest ever debt on plastic at more than $52 billion. And... Read more
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Velo News
Giant will sell direct to consumer by AugustIn the News: Photo: Caley Fretz | VeloNews.com (File). Bicycle Retailer and
Giant will sell direct to consumer by August
Velo News / Posted 10 minutes ago
In the News: Photo: Caley Fretz | VeloNews.com (File). Bicycle Retailer and Industry News reports that Giant Bicycles USA will sell bikes directly to consumers by August. Bike purchasers will have to... Read more
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Yahoo News
US retail sales rise as consumers shrug off stock price drop U.S. retail sales rose modestly in January, evidence that Americans kept shop
US retail sales rise as consumers shrug off stock price drop
Yahoo News / Posted 13 minutes ago
U.S. retail sales rose modestly in January, evidence that Americans kept shopping despite sharp drops in stock prices By Christopher s. Rugaber and Anne d'Innocenzio, AP Business Writers7... Read more
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Yahoo News
U.S., UK likely to charge multiple banks in Libor rigging: WSJ The Canary Wharf financial district is seen in east London November 12, 2014.
U.S., UK likely to charge multiple banks in Libor rigging: WSJ
Yahoo News / Posted 13 minutes ago
The Canary Wharf financial district is seen in east London November 12, 2014. REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett WASHINGTON (Reuters) - American and British regulators are likely to charge... Read more
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Yahoo News
Wall Street rallies; S&P 500 snaps five-day losing streak Stocks rally to end rough week, oil surges 12% By Caroline Valetkevitch (Re
Wall Street rallies; S&P 500 snaps five-day losing streak
Yahoo News / Posted 13 minutes ago
Stocks rally to end rough week, oil surges 12% By Caroline Valetkevitch (Reuters) - U.S. stocks rallied on Friday, snapping a five-day losing streak in the S&P 500, as financial,... Read more
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Yahoo News
Janet Yellen’s Dilemma: A Downturn With No Easy Response The Federal Reserve’s carefully scripted decision to raise interest rates las
Janet Yellen’s Dilemma: A Downturn With No Easy Response
Yahoo News / Posted 13 minutes ago
The Federal Reserve’s carefully scripted decision to raise interest rates last December, and begin a return to “normal” policy, may now become a nightmare for the U.S. central bank if an... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Edwards to Obama: Scrap offshore drilling money proposalBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Gov. John Bel Edwards is asking President Barack Obama
Edwards to Obama: Scrap offshore drilling money proposal
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 13 minutes ago
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Gov. John Bel Edwards is asking President Barack Obama to drop his attempt to take offshore drilling money away from the Gulf Coast. In its proposed budget for 2017, the White House recommends repealing a 2006 provision that... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
MoneyGram reaches $13 million fraud prevention settlementMoneyGram Payment Systems, Inc. has reached a $13 million national settlement e
MoneyGram reaches $13 million fraud prevention settlement
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 13 minutes ago
MoneyGram Payment Systems, Inc. has reached a $13 million national settlement ensuring safeguards are put in place to protect consumers from international wire transfer scams, Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich announced Thursday. In addition to... Read more
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CNBC
Spotting a bottom after a long declineCramer first checked with four chartists, who all agreed that AT&T had a strong
Spotting a bottom after a long decline
CNBC / Posted 14 minutes ago
Cramer first checked with four chartists, who all agreed that AT&T had a strong foundation. They also agreed that it had established a nadir in 2008 at $21 with the tsunami of selling. They figured this out by looking at the volume and saw that it... Read more
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CNBC
3 ways to play Boeing's turbulenceAn SEC investigation is bottom of the list when it comes to concerns about Boei
3 ways to play Boeing's turbulence
CNBC / Posted 14 minutes ago
An SEC investigation is bottom of the list when it comes to concerns about Boeing, said trader David Seaburg, who defended the stock amid the pullback. A long-term investor since the mid-'90s, trader Steve Grasso contends that it's just slow global... Read more
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CNBC
Can Japanese stocks become attractive soon?Russ Koesterich's comment came soon after Japan adopted negative interest rates
Can Japanese stocks become attractive soon?
CNBC / Posted 14 minutes ago
Russ Koesterich's comment came soon after Japan adopted negative interest rates, and fears that the U.S. might mirror the policy helped ignite U.S. market volatility. "The movement toward negative rates by central banks is going to be problematic in... Read more
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Calcutta News
More anti-dumping steps by EC to safeguard European steel industry BRUSSELS - The European Commission Friday opened three new anti-dumping inves
More anti-dumping steps by EC to safeguard European steel industry
Calcutta News / Posted 14 minutes ago
BRUSSELS - The European Commission Friday opened three new anti-dumping investigations to determine whether imports of three steel products from China and Russia have been dumped on... Read more
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Calcutta News
CMA fines GSK for 'pay-for-delay' action to defer drug competition LONDON - The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has fined pharmaceutical
CMA fines GSK for 'pay-for-delay' action to defer drug competition
Calcutta News / Posted 14 minutes ago
LONDON - The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has fined pharmaceutical major GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) 37 million pounds out of 44.9 million pounds penalty levied by the UK... Read more
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CNBC
One of my favorite stocksOver the years, Cramer has found that charts can help investors to break away f
One of my favorite stocks
CNBC / Posted 14 minutes ago
Over the years, Cramer has found that charts can help investors to break away from the pack and spot a move before it happens. Part of looking at the charts is being able to spot the bottom for the best entry points and ceilings for the best places... Read more
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CNBC
Was that really the bottom? We'll see this weekIn Europe, European Central Bank President Mario Draghi speaks to the European
Was that really the bottom? We'll see this week
CNBC / Posted 14 minutes ago
In Europe, European Central Bank President Mario Draghi speaks to the European parliament when U.S. markets are closed Monday. Chinese inflation data is expected Thursday. But first markets will have to deal with the return of China's mainland stock... Read more
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Calcutta News
Uber to ride higher with $200 mn investment LONDON - Uber has picked up a new investor. On Friday, Uber announced that Le
Uber to ride higher with $200 mn investment
Calcutta News / Posted 14 minutes ago
LONDON - Uber has picked up a new investor. On Friday, Uber announced that LetterOne, an investment vehicle of Russian billionaire Mikhail Fridman, has invested $200 million in the ride-hailing... Read more
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Reuters
Twitter says Dorsey continues to forego direct compensationJack Dorsey, then interim CEO of Twitter and CEO of Square, goes for a walk on
Twitter says Dorsey continues to forego direct compensation
Reuters / Posted 14 minutes ago
Jack Dorsey, then interim CEO of Twitter and CEO of Square, goes for a walk on the first day of the annual Allen and Co. media conference in Sun Valley, Idaho in this July 8, 2015 file photo. Twitter Inc Chief Executive Jack Dorsey has agreed to... Read more
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BVI Beacon
Seeking boat, VISAR reaches out to sponsorsIf you have an emergency at sea, you can call Virgin Islands Search and Rescue.
Seeking boat, VISAR reaches out to sponsors
BVI Beacon / Posted 15 minutes ago
If you have an emergency at sea, you can call Virgin Islands Search and Rescue. There is no fee for the service, VISAR volunteers said last Thursday during the organisation’s first Sponsor Appreciation Soiree at their base at Road Reef... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Pioneer Center faces possible shutdown; loss of services expected in coming weeksThe announcement came from Pioneer on Friday stating that the organization is e
Pioneer Center faces possible shutdown; loss of services expected in coming weeks
Northwest Herald / Posted 15 minutes ago
The announcement came from Pioneer on Friday stating that the organization is evaluating "aggressive" program cuts and transfers of services to other agencies in an attempt to stay in business. "At the end of the day, we're just trying to make sure... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Malcolm Turnbull makes calls to MPs in frontbench reshuffle, Darren Chester offered Infrastructure and Transport portfolio Prime Minister
Malcolm Turnbull makes calls to MPs in frontbench reshuffle
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 15 minutes ago
, Darren Chester offered Infrastructure and Transport portfolio Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull is this morning making calls to MPs that will make up his new frontbench. The ABC understands... Read more
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The Indian Express
Govt banks at risk to cover future loan lossesIF RISING bad loans, write-offs and shrinking recovery rates were not enough, p
Govt banks at risk to cover future loan losses
The Indian Express / Posted 17 minutes ago
IF RISING bad loans, write-offs and shrinking recovery rates were not enough, public sector banks have also seen a sharp decline in their provisioning coverage ratio (PCR), an indicator of their ability to cover future loan losses. PCR is the ratio... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Legal pot would carry steep tax in VermontThe Vermont Senate's finance committee voted strongly in favor of a marijuana l
Legal pot would carry steep tax in Vermont
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 18 minutes ago
The Vermont Senate's finance committee voted strongly in favor of a marijuana legalization bill early Friday afternoon, after taking a week longer than hoped by leaders worried delay hurts its chances of becoming law. Along with setting a 25 percent... Read more
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