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Posted: 2019-04-17 22:01:00
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Under Trump administration orders, the U.S. Agency for International Development is readying to lay off most staff on Palestinian projects, according to U.S. government communications reviewed...
Posted: 2019-04-17 22:01:00
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Under Trump administration orders, the U.S. Agency for International Development is readying to lay off most staff on Palestinian projects, according to U.S. government communications reviewed...
Posted: 2019-04-17 09:01:00
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If you're scared of flying, the news of two recent airline crashes might have you in jitters. Instructors who help people overcome that fear say enrollments have doubled since the incidents.
Posted: 2019-04-16 09:05:00
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Boeing Slow To 'Own' Recent Air Disasters, Analysts Say
After a second 737 Max jet crashed in less than five months, it took Boeing weeks to speak openly about the role its flight control software may have played. Critics say that's too long.
Posted: 2019-04-15 09:00:00
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Bill Would Ban IRS From Creating Free Electronic Tax Filing System
NPR's Rachel Martin talks to ProPublica reporter Justin Elliott about a bipartisan congressional measure which could ban the Internal Revenue Service from offering free online tax filing,
Posted: 2019-04-12 11:26:00
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FAA Officials To Meet With Airlines And Pilots To Discuss Boeing 737 Max
Boeing says it's close to finishing a software update for its troubled 737 Max aircraft. This comes as the company is trying to win back public and government support of the grounded fleet.
Posted: 2019-04-11 09:12:00
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'National Enquirer' And American Media's Other Tabloids Are For Sale
American Media announced it is trying to sell its tabloids. The company, CEO David Pecker and the National Enquirer have been embroiled in controversies surrounding President Trump.
Posted: 2019-04-10 09:08:00
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Texas Tech's School Of Medicine To Stop Considering Race In Admissions
David Greene talks to Wall Street Journal reporter Michelle Hackman, who got access to documents detailing the agreement between the Texas Tech medical school and the Department of Education.
Posted: 2019-04-09 09:03:00
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Tariffs' Complex Ripple Effects Hit Appliance Shoppers And Makers
Prices on appliances are slowly ticking down after posting their biggest increase in about five years. One tariff was a boon to U.S. manufacturers. But other tariffs hiked costs for the industry.
Posted: 2019-04-09 09:03:00
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Tariffs' Complex Ripple Effects Hit Appliance Shoppers And Makers
Prices on appliances are slowly ticking down after posting their biggest increase in about five years. One tariff was a boon to U.S. manufacturers. But other tariffs hiked costs for the industry.

Posted: 2019-04-18 09:55:41
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Oil prices eased on Thursday, although a decline in U.S. inventories, ongoing supply cuts from OPEC and its allies, and U.S. sanctions on Venezuela and Iran all limited losses.
Posted: 2019-04-18 09:39:52
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Daimler is seeking 6 billion euros ($6.75 billion) in cost savings and efficiency gains by 2021 at Mercedes-Benz passenger cars and a further 2 billion euros at Daimler Trucks division, Manager...
Posted: 2019-04-18 09:39:52
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Daimler is seeking 6 billion euros ($6.75 billion) in cost savings and efficiency gains by 2021 at Mercedes-Benz passenger cars and a further 2 billion euros at Daimler Trucks division, Manager...
Posted: 2019-04-18 09:02:47
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Grounded Jet Airways' shares sink, rivals race to grab airport slots
Jet Airways shares plunged on Thursday, battered by worries about whether the grounded Indian airline would fly again, while carriers such as SpiceJet rushed in to plug a supply gap in the wake...
Posted: 2019-04-18 08:48:33
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Stocks erase week's gains after weak manufacturing surveys
Global shares erased this week's gains on Thursday after weak manufacturing surveys from Asia and Europe stoked fears of a slowdown in global growth, adding to profit taking ahead of the long...
Posted: 2019-04-18 08:36:53
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Pinterest valued at $12.7 billion in IPO, sign of tech demand after Lyft struggles
Pinterest Inc's initial public offering set the online scrapbook company's valuation at $12.7 billion on Wednesday, above its expectations and a sign of strength for the tech IPO market after...
Posted: 2019-04-18 08:30:05
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Amazon, facing entrenched rivals, says to shut China online store
Amazon.com Inc said it will shut its China online store by July 18, as the U.S. e-commerce giant focuses on the lucrative businesses of selling overseas goods and cloud services in the world's...
Posted: 2019-04-18 08:05:54
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U.S. antitrust scrutiny tests T-Mobile's $26 billion bet on Sprint
T-Mobile US Inc's $26 billion deal to buy Sprint Inc banked on changes in wireless technology and media streaming to win U.S. antitrust approval, but the bet now looks precarious.
Posted: 2019-04-18 07:44:19
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Sino-U.S. trade deal negotiation makes new progress: China's commerce ministry
There has been new progress in negotiating the text of a Sino-U.S. trade deal, but work remains to be done, China's commerce ministry spokesman, Gao Feng, told a regular news briefing on Thursday. ...
Posted: 2019-04-18 07:28:17
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Oil prices slip, but ongoing supply cuts support
Oil markets fell on Thursday despite a surprise decline in U.S. inventories, but the price drops were tempered by a smaller-than-expected reduction in gasoline stocks and ongoing OPEC-led supply...

Posted: 2019-04-18 05:04:03
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U.S. private equity firm Advent International Corp is preparing to launch a $2.2 billion fund to invest in Latin American companies, two people with knowledge of the matter told Reuters.
Posted: 2019-04-17 16:40:11
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Norway's sovereign wealth fund will pay about $98 million dollars to extend the term of its ownership in a portfolio of New York properties and to acquire a few new, the fund said on Wednesday.
Posted: 2019-04-17 14:11:32
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The major drivers of high U.S. corporate profit margins are unsustainable and "now under threat", which will eventually result in much lower equity prices, Bridgewater Associates, the world's...
Posted: 2019-04-16 14:58:35
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Corvex's Meister likes Diamondback Energy after it bought Energen
Corvex Management manager Keith Meister on Tuesday named Diamondback Energy Inc. one of the hedge fund's top investment picks after the energy company bought a rival last year.
Posted: 2019-04-16 13:43:47
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Starboard takes new position in KAR Auction Services
Activist investment firm Starboard Value has taken a new position in KAR Auction Services, the firm's founder Jeffrey Smith said at a conference on Tuesday.
Posted: 2019-04-16 09:51:36
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Short European stocks still 'most crowded trade,' BAML survey shows
Short positioning on European equities was the "most crowded trade" for the second straight month in April, a survey of fund managers by Bank of America Merrill Lynch found.
Posted: 2019-04-16 08:09:11
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Short European equities still 'most crowded trade': BAML survey
Short positioning on European equities was seen as the "most crowded trade" for the second straight month in April, a fund manager survey by Bank of America Merrill Lynch found on Tuesday.
Posted: 2019-04-12 18:21:08
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Meditate to the tax finish line
Stressed out by the tax deadline on April 15?
Posted: 2019-04-12 10:06:57
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How to create connections at work in the age of isolation
If an overflowing inbox is killing your productivity at the office, you are not alone.
Posted: 2019-04-12 09:41:06
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Australian wealth manager IOOF hit with class-action lawsuit
Australia's embattled second-largest wealth manager, IOOF Holdings Ltd, was sued on Friday by shareholders who alleged the company engaged in deceptive conduct and breached stock market disclosure...