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Orlando Sentinel
Dr. Phillips Ponzi schemer Maguire gets 10 years in prisonCentral Florida Ponzi schemer Chris Maguire was sentenced Tuesday to 10 years i
Dr. Phillips Ponzi schemer Maguire gets 10 years in prison
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 minutes ago
Central Florida Ponzi schemer Chris Maguire was sentenced Tuesday to 10 years in prison and ordered to pay back $5 million that he stole through the scheme. Maguire, 34, formerly of the Dr. Phillips area, pleaded guilty on May 18, to two counts of a... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Modest but steady gains for US indexes; homebuilders soarFILE - In this Oct. 8, 2014, file photo, a Wall Street address is carved in the
Modest but steady gains for US indexes; homebuilders soar
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 5 minutes ago
FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2014, file photo, a Wall Street address is carved in the side of a building in New York. European stock markets rose on solid economic data Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016, while investors in Asia largely stayed on the sidelines ahead... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Modest but steady gains for US indexes; homebuilders soarFILE - In this Oct. 8, 2014, file photo, a Wall Street address is carved in the
Modest but steady gains for US indexes; homebuilders soar
The New Canaan News / Posted 6 minutes ago
FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2014, file photo, a Wall Street address is carved in the side of a building in New York. European stock markets rose on solid economic data Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016, while investors in Asia largely stayed on the sidelines ahead... Read more
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Connecticut Post
What Is The Social Security Shortfall?Today, the discussion of Social Security's long-term financial challenges is pr
What Is The Social Security Shortfall?
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 minutes ago
Today, the discussion of Social Security's long-term financial challenges is pretty much limited to when the consequences arrive rather than how we will manage them when they arrive. These consequences are generally expressed in terms of the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Contest offers home heating system upgradeReload 20" Deluxe Multi Pocket Backpack for $11 + $5 s&h Mainstays K/D Drawers
Contest offers home heating system upgrade
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 minutes ago
Reload 20" Deluxe Multi Pocket Backpack for $11 + $5 s&h Mainstays K/D Drawers 6-Pack from $10 + pickup at Walmart Hyper Bicycles Men's SpinFit 700c Hybrid Bike for $129 + free... Pacific Cycle 12V Convertible Sports Car for $99 + pickup at..... Read more
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The Hindu
IITs get approval for more seatsThe IIT Council on Tuesday approved in principle an increase in number of seats
IITs get approval for more seats
The Hindu / Posted 8 minutes ago
The IIT Council on Tuesday approved in principle an increase in number of seats by 2020, subject to each IIT’s assessment of its preparedness. “The IITs have to take a call as per their needs. Classrooms cannot be overcrowded. We will permit the... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Bill Gates is now worth $90 billionNext stop $100 billion? Bill Gates’ net worth has crossed the $90 billion thre
Bill Gates is now worth $90 billion
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 10 minutes ago
Next stop $100 billion? Bill Gates’ net worth has crossed the $90 billion threshold, according to a real-time rankings from Bloomberg’s Billionaire Index. Gates’ net worth climbed not because of any stock rise at Microsoft, but because of jumps in... Read more
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The Herald News
Opponents say Somerset LNG proposal dead as Eversource withdraws natural gas applicationBOSTON — Eversource, a gas and electric utility, this week withdrew its applica
Opponents say Somerset LNG proposal dead as Eversource withdraws natural gas application
The Herald News / Posted 10 minutes ago
BOSTON — Eversource, a gas and electric utility, this week withdrew its application for approval of natural gas transportation and storage contracts, which would run along a proposed pipeline called Access Northeast. In its filing on Monday to the... Read more
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Hamilton News
Ancaster's Melissa Tancredi wins second Olympic bronzeAll of the studies on housing have shown that creating a front yard that is inv
Ancaster's Melissa Tancredi wins second Olympic bronze
Hamilton News / Posted 11 minutes ago
All of the studies on housing have shown that creating a front yard that is inviting and welcoming... Question: If I am refinancing my mortgage, what documents are required by my lawyer to complete... Many people associate towing companies such as... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Audit reveals Army's trillion-dollar accounting gaffes(CNN) - The US Army made trillions of dollars of accounting mistakes and often
Audit reveals Army's trillion-dollar accounting gaffes
Local 10 Miami / Posted 11 minutes ago
(CNN) - The US Army made trillions of dollars of accounting mistakes and often did not have the receipts or invoices needed to support figures in its budget, according to a scathing Pentagon report. The audit, conducted by the Defense Department's... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Stocks Spike To Record Highs, Close Not "Off The Lows"Picked up lots of deal in gold mining stocks today, especially being that JNUG
Stocks Spike To Record Highs, Close Not "Off The Lows"
Zero Hedge / Posted 11 minutes ago
Picked up lots of deal in gold mining stocks today, especially being that JNUG & NUGT split tomorrow. If traders want to keep selling, I'll keep buying at discount. My take is that gold stocks are only expensive if you believe banks, economy &... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Oil prices jump on report Iran could support OPEC limitsNEW YORK: Oil prices jumped on Tuesday (Aug 23) after a new report that Iran co
Oil prices jump on report Iran could support OPEC limits
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 minutes ago
NEW YORK: Oil prices jumped on Tuesday (Aug 23) after a new report that Iran could support an effort by OPEC and Russia to freeze production and firm up prices. The Reuters report, citing unnamed sources, said Tehran is sending "positive signals"... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Nigeria central bank suspends nine banks from FX market, sources sayLAGOS: Nigeria's central bank has suspended nine banks from the interbank curre
Nigeria central bank suspends nine banks from FX market, sources say
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 minutes ago
LAGOS: Nigeria's central bank has suspended nine banks from the interbank currency market for failing to remit money owed to the government, banking sources told Reuters on Tuesday. The suspension comes after the central bank tightened restrictions... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Best Buy shines as US stocks edge higherNEW YORK: US stocks edged higher on Tuesday (Aug 23), but the tone of trade rem
Best Buy shines as US stocks edge higher
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 minutes ago
NEW YORK: US stocks edged higher on Tuesday (Aug 23), but the tone of trade remained cautious ahead of Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's speech on the economy at the end of the week. Electronics retailer Best Buy grabbed the most attention,... Read more
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Fortune
Companies Are Planning to Move Their Money From UK Banks After BrexitBritish banks could lose a good number of European and domestic corporate custo
Companies Are Planning to Move Their Money From UK Banks After Brexit
Fortune / Posted 13 minutes ago
British banks could lose a good number of European and domestic corporate customers in the aftermath of Britain’s vote to leave the European Union in June, known as Brexit, according to a private study released on Tuesday. About 40% of European... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
SSE Music ordered to take down billboard signAfter months of debate over a business sign, SSE Music owners Steve and Sharon
SSE Music ordered to take down billboard sign
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted 16 minutes ago
After months of debate over a business sign, SSE Music owners Steve and Sharon Earp said it's time to move on. The 40-year-old billboard sign, which could be seen while traveling on the interstate, was ordered to be removed in March by the Wisconsin... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Reasons to vote no on pension sales taxHere is what’s wrong with the pension tax. 1. The ballot language is unintelli
Reasons to vote no on pension sales tax
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 17 minutes ago
Here is what’s wrong with the pension tax. 1. The ballot language is unintelligible, making this unconstitutional under the terms of the Florida Constitution. 2. It’s unfair to our black community. The last referendum here, the Better Jacksonville... Read more
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Market Watch
Intuit shares slide on weak outlookShares of Intuit Inc. INTU, +1.16% fell in Tuesday's extended session after the
Intuit shares slide on weak outlook
Market Watch / Posted 18 minutes ago
Shares of Intuit Inc. INTU, +1.16% fell in Tuesday's extended session after the maker of TurboTax software posted a weak outlook for the current quarter. Intuit reported it swung to a loss of $40 million, or 16 cents a share, in the fourth quarter... Read more
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Market Watch
The reason investors aren’t freaking out about the yuanGlobal markets have clearly learned to tolerate a weaker yuan in the year since
The reason investors aren’t freaking out about the yuan
Market Watch / Posted 18 minutes ago
Global markets have clearly learned to tolerate a weaker yuan in the year since a surprise devaluation triggered one of the worst market routes since the 2008-2009 financial crisis. The more relaxed attitude is justified by several factors,... Read more
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Market Watch
La-Z-Boy shares down more than 13% after earnings missShares of La-Z-Boy Inc. LZB, +3.59% tanked late Tuesday after the furniture mak
La-Z-Boy shares down more than 13% after earnings miss
Market Watch / Posted 18 minutes ago
Shares of La-Z-Boy Inc. LZB, +3.59% tanked late Tuesday after the furniture maker reported fiscal-quarter earnings and sales below Wall Street expectations. La-Z-Boy said it earned $13.8 million, or 28 cents a share, in the quarter, compared with... Read more
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Market Watch
Lannett shares rally more than 10% as results, outlook top Street viewLannett Co. LCI, +2.83% shares rallied in the extended session Tuesday after th
Lannett shares rally more than 10% as results, outlook top Street view
Market Watch / Posted 18 minutes ago
Lannett Co. LCI, +2.83% shares rallied in the extended session Tuesday after the generic-drug maker's fourth-quarter results and outlook topped Wall Street estimates. Lannett shares rallied 14% to $36.90 after hours. The company reported adjusted... Read more
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Market Watch
A tale of two bailouts: Cheese vs. TARPThere’s too much cheese out there. On Tuesday, the Agriculture Department anno
A tale of two bailouts: Cheese vs. TARP
Market Watch / Posted 18 minutes ago
There’s too much cheese out there. On Tuesday, the Agriculture Department announced a $20 million bailout for cheese producers ravaged by a swoon in prices. The cheese surplus is at a 30-year high, the government said, and dairy producers have seen... Read more
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Market Watch
10 charts show why market may be ripe for a correctionThis market may be a bear in a bull costume. As the U.S. stock market rallies
10 charts show why market may be ripe for a correction
Market Watch / Posted 18 minutes ago
This market may be a bear in a bull costume. As the U.S. stock market rallies to fresh record highs every few days, most investors will be hard-pressed to find incentives to sell out of the market. Yet, Bank of America Merrill Lynch has decided to... Read more
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Salon.com
Chile issues alert over faulty condomsSANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Chilean authorities are issuing a health alert, saying t
Chile issues alert over faulty condoms
Salon.com / Posted 19 minutes ago
SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Chilean authorities are issuing a health alert, saying they distributed more than 712,000 defective condoms. Public Health Institute Director Alex Figueroa said Tuesday that the easily breakable condoms were imported from... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Audit reveals Army's trillion-dollar accounting gaffes(CNN) - The US Army made trillions of dollars of accounting mistakes and often
Audit reveals Army's trillion-dollar accounting gaffes
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 21 minutes ago
(CNN) - The US Army made trillions of dollars of accounting mistakes and often did not have the receipts or invoices needed to support figures in its budget, according to a scathing Pentagon report. The audit, conducted by the Defense Department's... Read more
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Canberra Times
'The white bread of the financial world': three ways to make your tax return more satisfyingMore than six weeks have passed since the end of the financial year and by now
'The white bread of the financial world': three ways to make your tax return more satisfying
Canberra Times / Posted 21 minutes ago
More than six weeks have passed since the end of the financial year and by now many of you have completed your tax returns and are anxiously waiting for your tax refund. Which at an average of just more than $3000 a refund is quite a nice chunk of... Read more
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Canberra Times
Shares Race Week 4: Luck, be a dartboardIf there were ever a reason to believe in luck, the dartboard's win in this sha
Shares Race Week 4: Luck, be a dartboard
Canberra Times / Posted 21 minutes ago
If there were ever a reason to believe in luck, the dartboard's win in this shares race presents compelling evidence. The dartboard, a random assortment of 10 stocks, finished first at the conclusion of the race, thanks in no small part to the... Read more
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Canberra Times
The 10 biggest money mistakesIf you're smart, over your lifetime a deliberate trickle of "me" money will bec
The 10 biggest money mistakes
Canberra Times / Posted 21 minutes ago
If you're smart, over your lifetime a deliberate trickle of "me" money will become a big personal pool of cash – which you can then happily splash. But all too often, slip-ups along the way instead drain a fun fund. Here are the 10 biggest. Get... Read more
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WPTZ Burlington
Schluter Systems expands Plattsburgh facility, workforceA Plattsburgh business will add more than 40 employees to its operation. Gov.
Schluter Systems expands Plattsburgh facility, workforce
WPTZ Burlington / Posted 22 minutes ago
A Plattsburgh business will add more than 40 employees to its operation. Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Tuesday that Schluter Systems will invest more than $22 million to build a new state-of-the-art manufacturing facility. The new 45,000 green... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Audit reveals Army's trillion-dollar accounting gaffes(CNN) - The US Army made trillions of dollars of accounting mistakes and often
Audit reveals Army's trillion-dollar accounting gaffes
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 22 minutes ago
(CNN) - The US Army made trillions of dollars of accounting mistakes and often did not have the receipts or invoices needed to support figures in its budget, according to a scathing Pentagon report. The audit, conducted by the Defense Department's... Read more
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