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Arkansas Business
Dustin McDaniel Becomes DC Lawyer, Registers as Arkansas LobbyistLITTLE ROCK - Former Attorney General Dustin McDaniel has been sworn in as a la
Dustin McDaniel Becomes DC Lawyer, Registers as Arkansas Lobbyist
Arkansas Business / Posted a minute ago
LITTLE ROCK - Former Attorney General Dustin McDaniel has been sworn in as a lawyer in Washington and will also begin lobbying lawmakers in Arkansas. McDaniel on Monday was sworn in as a member of the Bar of the District of Columbia and will now be... Read more
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Arkansas Business
USA Truck Hires Craig, Loses WeindelUSA Truck Inc. of Van Buren hired Jim Craig to fill the new position of preside
USA Truck Hires Craig, Loses Weindel
Arkansas Business / Posted a minute ago
USA Truck Inc. of Van Buren hired Jim Craig to fill the new position of president of Strategic Capacity Solutions. Craig, 56, will assume the position beginning Feb. 15 and oversee the company’s logistics and brokerage operations. He will report to... Read more
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Fortune
Here Are the Companies that Could Win Big from Obama’s New BudgetFacing a hostile Congress in an election year, President Barack Obama will be h
Here Are the Companies that Could Win Big from Obama’s New Budget
Fortune / Posted 2 minutes ago
Facing a hostile Congress in an election year, President Barack Obama will be hard-pressed to push through many of the proposals in his final budget as U.S. leader. But that could be a silver lining for investors: If the long-shot plans gain... Read more
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USA Today
President Obama proposes $19 billion for NASA in fiscal 2017WASHINGTON – NASA would get $19 billion in the fiscal year that begins Oct. 1 u
President Obama proposes $19 billion for NASA in fiscal 2017
USA Today / Posted 2 minutes ago
WASHINGTON – NASA would get $19 billion in the fiscal year that begins Oct. 1 under the proposed budget that President Obama sent to Congress on Tuesday. That represents a slight decrease from the $19.3 billion NASA received in the current fiscal... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Red Lobster enjoys sales surge after mention in Beyonce songNEW YORK — Red Lobster says it's feeling the "Beyonce Bounce." The seafood cha
Red Lobster enjoys sales surge after mention in Beyonce song
Savannah Morning News / Posted 4 minutes ago
NEW YORK — Red Lobster says it's feeling the "Beyonce Bounce." The seafood chain known for its cheddar biscuits says sales surged 33 percent on Sunday from a year ago. The increase came after the release of "Formation," in which Beyonce says she... Read more
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Philly.com
After challenging holiday, Sears to speed up store closingsHOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. (AP) - Sears keeps pruning its business in a years-long m
After challenging holiday, Sears to speed up store closings
Philly.com / Posted 4 minutes ago
HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. (AP) - Sears keeps pruning its business in a years-long makeover, a bid to transform itself from a 123-year-old retail store into a nimble, 21st century operator. Patience appears to be wearing thin. Shares slid early Tuesday... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Arriva and Yorkshire Tiger to run bus services cancelled after firm ceased tradingTwo bus operators have stepped in after a company cancelled all of its services
Arriva and Yorkshire Tiger to run bus services cancelled after firm ceased trading
Wakefield Today / Posted 5 minutes ago
Two bus operators have stepped in after a company cancelled all of its services. Tates Travel Group announced it had ceased trading on Monday. A statement on West Yorkshire Metro’s website said services run by the company would no longer... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Noranda Aluminum files for bankruptcyKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — One of North America's biggest makers of aluminum foil
Noranda Aluminum files for bankruptcy
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 5 minutes ago
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — One of North America's biggest makers of aluminum foil is seeking bankruptcy protection to restructure, citing falling aluminum prices and other market challenges that also will force it to idle production at a Missouri... Read more
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The Maui News
Wide variation in price of gasoline on MauiAccording to national data from GasBuddy, Costco sold gasoline in 2015 for an a
Wide variation in price of gasoline on Maui
The Maui News / Posted 5 minutes ago
According to national data from GasBuddy, Costco sold gasoline in 2015 for an average price of 19.8 lower than its competition. I just purchased gasoline at Costco for $2.399 per gallon, minimally 80 less than it's competition on Maui. The non-Costco... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
Identity theft complaints on the rise in WisconsinWisconsin consumer protection officials compiling a list of top complaints in 2
Identity theft complaints on the rise in Wisconsin
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted 5 minutes ago
Wisconsin consumer protection officials compiling a list of top complaints in 2015 say identity theft is on the rise. The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection says telemarketing remains the perennial leader among... Read more
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Roll Call
Cancer Research, Expanded Tax Credits Mark $4.23 Trillion Budget President Barack Obama proposed a $4.23 trillion fiscal 2017 budget Tuesday,
Cancer Research, Expanded Tax Credits Mark $4.23 Trillion Budget
Roll Call / Posted 5 minutes ago
President Barack Obama proposed a $4.23 trillion fiscal 2017 budget Tuesday, which the White House argued contains some proposals that could win bipartisan support. In a phone call... Read more
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The Star
EU eyes shifting some development funds towards tackling migration crisisBRUSSELS (Reuters) - Talks to shift some funds away from fostering development
EU eyes shifting some development funds towards tackling migration crisis
The Star / Posted 6 minutes ago
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Talks to shift some funds away from fostering development in the European Union's poorer eastern regions towards handling a large migrant influx mainly into its west may cause fireworks at a meeting of EU finance ministers on... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
German data raises doubts over euro zone German industrial output plunged in December at the steepest rate in 16 month
German data raises doubts over euro zone
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 6 minutes ago
German industrial output plunged in December at the steepest rate in 16 months and exports unexpectedly dropped, in a sign that Europe's largest economy ended 2015 on a weak footing. David Pollard... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Red Lobster enjoys sales surge after mention in Beyonce songThe Associated Press NEW YORK – Red Lobster is feeling the “Beyonce Bounce.”
Red Lobster enjoys sales surge after mention in Beyonce song
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 7 minutes ago
The Associated Press NEW YORK – Red Lobster is feeling the “Beyonce Bounce.” The seafood chain known for its cheddar biscuits says sales surged 33 percent on Sunday from a year ago. The increase came after the release of “Formation,” in which... Read more
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Market Watch
Will oil be so cheap that it won’t pay to pump it out of the ground?LONDON (Project Syndicate) – The conventional wisdom regarding the recent plung
Will oil be so cheap that it won’t pay to pump it out of the ground?
Market Watch / Posted 7 minutes ago
LONDON (Project Syndicate) – The conventional wisdom regarding the recent plunge in the price of oil CLH6, -2.93% is that we are seeing a repeat of the 1985-1986 collapse, when Saudi Arabia ramped up production as part of a dispute with other members... Read more
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Market Watch
Charting the S&P 500’s precarious postureTechnically speaking, the U.S. markets’ already-bearish backdrop continues to d
Charting the S&P 500’s precarious posture
Market Watch / Posted 7 minutes ago
Technically speaking, the U.S. markets’ already-bearish backdrop continues to deteriorate. Consider that the Nasdaq Composite has staged a two-session, 5% plunge, while the S&P 500 Index has ventured under major support, leaving it vulnerable to... Read more
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Market Watch
Bank stocks extend slide toward multiyear lowsBank of America’s stock flirts with lowest close in nearly three years. Bank s
Bank stocks extend slide toward multiyear lows
Market Watch / Posted 7 minutes ago
Bank of America’s stock flirts with lowest close in nearly three years. Bank stocks extended their recent slide Tuesday, as growing concerns over the health of their European counterparts and falling bond yields sent many stocks toward multiyear... Read more
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Market Watch
Charting the S&P 500’s precarious postureEditor’s Note: This is a free edition of The Technical Indicator, a daily Marke
Charting the S&P 500’s precarious posture
Market Watch / Posted 7 minutes ago
Editor’s Note: This is a free edition of The Technical Indicator, a daily MarketWatch subscriber newsletter. To get this column each market day, click here. Technically speaking, the U.S. markets’ already-bearish backdrop continues to... Read more
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Market Watch
5 dividend stocks that have only gotten more attractiveIt’s hard to find a silver lining in the worst start for U.S. stocks in eight y
5 dividend stocks that have only gotten more attractive
Market Watch / Posted 7 minutes ago
It’s hard to find a silver lining in the worst start for U.S. stocks in eight years. But long-term investors can take solace in the fact that prosperous dividend-paying companies can be bought at a price discount with higher yields. And bonds aren’t... Read more
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chroniclelive
Suspected loan shark arrested at a property in North ShieldsThe 46-year-old woman was taken away for questioning after police and trading s
Suspected loan shark arrested at a property in North Shields
chroniclelive / Posted 8 minutes ago
The 46-year-old woman was taken away for questioning after police and trading standards officials swooped on a property in the town this morning. The England Illegal Money Lending Team, working in partnership with North Tyneside Trading Standards... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Work begins on new Lands Commission officeRegional News of Tuesday, 9 February 2016 Construction works have begun on a t
Work begins on new Lands Commission office
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 8 minutes ago
Regional News of Tuesday, 9 February 2016 Construction works have begun on a three-storey complex for the Greater Accra Regional office of the Lands Commission to replace the old office complex which was destroyed by fire in March, 2012. The... Read more
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Investopedia
Low Interest Rates: What They Mean for RetireesIf you are living off the interest your assets generate, a low-interest rate en
Low Interest Rates: What They Mean for Retirees
Investopedia / Posted 8 minutes ago
If you are living off the interest your assets generate, a low-interest rate environment obviously means less income to live on. What's the plan, then, if you're shopping for income-oriented instruments? Techniques for Treasuries The traditional... Read more
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Investopedia
Are U.S. Stocks Still the Place To Be in 2016?For a buy-and-hold investor, U.S. stocks are still the place to be in 2016. How
Are U.S. Stocks Still the Place To Be in 2016?
Investopedia / Posted 8 minutes ago
For a buy-and-hold investor, U.S. stocks are still the place to be in 2016. However, proper portfolio diversification also includes allocating a portion of your portfolio to other securities, such as Treasurys, corporate bonds and international... Read more
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Investopedia
GoPro Shares Rise 10% on Acquisition Talks (GPRO, MSFT)Would an Acquisition Make Sense? The company's struggles with revenue and prod
GoPro Shares Rise 10% on Acquisition Talks (GPRO, MSFT)
Investopedia / Posted 8 minutes ago
Would an Acquisition Make Sense? The company's struggles with revenue and product development have brought its market cap down to just $1.5 billion. But its balance sheet has zero debt and almost $500 million in cash. And this would bring its... Read more
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The Financial Express
PSU banks post losses in Q3 as bad loans mountHit by mounting bad loans, three public sector banks, namely Central Bank of In
PSU banks post losses in Q3 as bad loans mount
The Financial Express / Posted 9 minutes ago
Hit by mounting bad loans, three public sector banks, namely Central Bank of India, Allahabad Bank and Dena Bank, reported losses while Punjab National Bank posted a sharp decline in profit for the third quarter of 2015-16. Increase in provisioning... Read more
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The Financial Express
Narendra Modi govt approaches banks for funding Swachh Bharat MissionThe Narendra Modi government is now looking at the private sector to aide its S
Narendra Modi govt approaches banks for funding Swachh Bharat Mission
The Financial Express / Posted 9 minutes ago
The Narendra Modi government is now looking at the private sector to aide its Swachh Bharat Mission and provide financial assistance for building toilets for poor families, union Rural Development Minister Birender Singh said on Tuesday. He asked... Read more
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The Financial Express
US dollar to be blamed for economic slowdown: ForbesWhile it is easy to blame the slowing of the US economy on foreigners, a recent
US dollar to be blamed for economic slowdown: Forbes
The Financial Express / Posted 9 minutes ago
While it is easy to blame the slowing of the US economy on foreigners, a recent article published by The Forbes has said that rise of the US dollar is the root cause. The US economy sharply slowed in the fourth quarter of 2015 with a mere 0.7... Read more
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Deseret News
Obama to release $4 trillion-plus budget for 2017WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is unveiling his eighth and final budget, a
Obama to release $4 trillion-plus budget for 2017
Deseret News / Posted 10 minutes ago
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is unveiling his eighth and final budget, a $4 trillion-plus proposal that's freighted with liberal policy initiatives and new and familiar tax hikes — all sent to a dismissive Republican-controlled Congress that... Read more
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Western Advocate
Do your homework before fueling upMetropolitan motorists are experiencing a steep climb in petrol prices, but Bat
Do your homework before fueling up
Western Advocate / Posted 11 minutes ago
Metropolitan motorists are experiencing a steep climb in petrol prices, but Bathurst motorists are about to enjoy a slight drop before the weekend. METROPOLITAN motorists are experiencing a steep climb in petrol prices, but Bathurst motorists are... Read more
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Accounting Today
Morison Merges with KSi to Form $1 Billion International Firm AssociationMorison International and KS International have merged to form a $1 billion int
Morison Merges with KSi to Form $1 Billion International Firm Association
Accounting Today / Posted 12 minutes ago
Morison International and KS International have merged to form a $1 billion international association of accounting and professional services firms to be known as Morison KSi. Morison KSi will include 1,201 partners, 8,990 professional staff, and... Read more
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