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On Monday, we pause to remember those who paid the ultimate sacrifice serving our nation in combat. More than 400,000 soldiers, sailors, airmen and Marines made that sacrifice in World War II. More than 50,000 made that sacrifice in each of the Korean...
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Republicans and Democrats, conservatives and liberals want to keep the world tightly sorted into two categories that describe fewer and fewer Americans.
From: Reason | By: Nick Gillespie | Friday, May 22, 2015
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Professors, administrators and education innovators describe what an ideal American university would look like...
From: Time | By: Jennifer So | Saturday, May 23, 2015
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Inthemid-1990s,riverboatcasinosbecamelegalinMissouri,whereIgrewup.Theintricaciesofthisseemedcomplicated:whentheyfirstappeared;thecasinoshadtogoonactual“cruises”upanddowntheriver.Today,thecasinosoperateinlargestructuresthatjustneedtobenearwater(Ithinkpuddleshavebeenapproved)....
From: Gamma Squad | By: michaelwilliamryan | Friday, May 22, 2015
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This post When Genius Fails Again, Part I appeared first on Daily Reckoning. Addison takes a look behind the curtain during a seminal moment in The Daily Reckoning’s history… The post When Genius Fails Again, Part I appeared first on Daily Reckoning....
From: The Daily Reckoning | By: Addison Wiggin | Friday, May 22, 2015
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This makes us really sad. Kerrie Orozco of the Omaha Police Department was killed in the line of duty on Wednesday — one day before she was supposed to start her maternity leave. Officer Orozco was part of the department's fugitive task force. While...
From: Perez Hilton | By: Perez Hilton | Friday, May 22, 2015
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As lawmakers and credit bureaus reach and agreement to protect consumers, make sure you have…
From: Black Enterprise | By: Stacey Tisdale | Friday, May 22, 2015
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Here's what mezzanine debt is and how it works. See why mezzanine debt is a preferred way to finance everything from real estate to a leveraged buyout with the help of examples.
From: The Motley Fool | By: Jordan Wathen, The Motley Fool | Friday, May 22, 2015
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After spending a week awkwardly defending his brother’s legacy of failure in the most recent Iraq war by saying things like, “News flash to the world, if they’re trying to find places where there’s big space between me and my brother, this might...
From: Reason | By: Peter Suderman | Friday, May 22, 2015
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Athens (AFP) - Cash-strapped Greeks remain supportive of the leftist government's tough negotiating style, according to a new poll published Sunday, but hope for a deal with creditors that will keep the euro in their wallets. The poll conducted in May...
From: Business Insider | Sunday, May 24, 2015
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PETALING JAYA: A multi-agency task force is needed to investigate any possible offences that has resulted in 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) racking up a total of RM42bil in debt.
From: The Star Malaysia | By: Victoria Brown | Sunday, May 24, 2015
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ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece will not make a debt repayment to the International Monetary Fund due next month as it does not have the money, the country's interior minister said on Sunday....
From: Reuters | Sunday, May 24, 2015
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Greece will not make a debt repayment to the International Monetary Fund due next month as it does not have the money, the country's interior minister said on Sunday.
From: Channel News Asia | Sunday, May 24, 2015
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Greece will not make a debt repayment to the International Monetary Fund due next month as it does not have the money, the country's interior minister said on Sunday.
From: Channel News Asia | Sunday, May 24, 2015
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FPI investments in January this year stood at Rs 33,688 crore, before dropping to Rs 24,564 crore in February, Rs 20,723 crore in March.
From: The Economic Times | Sunday, May 24, 2015
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NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Endo International stock is slightly lower by 0.15 to $84.87 after Cantor Fitzgerald increased its price target to $92 from $80 and reiterated its "hold" rating for the Malvern, PA-based global specialty healthcare company. Endo's...
From: TheStreet | By: Sean Creamer | Friday, May 22, 2015
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NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Burgers, beer and barbecue: Which stocks will benefit as consumers fire up for grilling season? Lower gas prices compared to 2014 could mean a bump in consumer dollars this summer toward food and grocery bills. But there is fierce...
From: TheStreet | By: Laurie Kulikowski | Friday, May 22, 2015
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Spectrum Brands Holdings Inc has closed its previously announced buy of consumer products company Armored AutoGroup for $1.4 billion. The seller was Avista Capital Partners.
From: PE Hub | By: Iris Dorbian | Friday, May 22, 2015
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Saturday Night at the MoviesSIFF-ting through cinema, Pt. 2By Dennis HartleyThe Seattle International Film Festival is in full swing, so this week I am continuing to share a few highlights with you. SIFF is showing 263 films over 25 days. Navigating...
From: Hullabaloo | By: Dennis Hartley | Sunday, May 24, 2015
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Pat Doherty's Harcourt Developments, one of the largest property companies in the State, has agreed a debt refinancing deal with US private equity firm Oaktree. The loans were made via Oaktree's Luxembourg subsidiary HRGT s.a.r.l.
From: Irish Independent | Sunday, May 24, 2015
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Many businesses offering assistance charge you for services that you can get for free
From: St. Louis Post-Dispatch | Sunday, May 24, 2015
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NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Here are 10 things you should know for Friday, May 22: 1. -- U.S. stock futures are flat to slightly positive as investors wait to hear Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen speak Friday afternoon. European stocks slipped Friday...
From: TheStreet | By: Nora Morrison | Friday, May 22, 2015
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Joe Giudice and his strip club vixen have something in common besides their affinity for gentlemen’s clubs: The woman he was seen dating while Teresa is behind bars has… READ ON...
From: Radar Online | By: Melissa Cronin | Friday, May 22, 2015
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Russia's decision on an extension of a gas discount to Ukraine may take into account Ukraine's position on repayment of debts, Russian energy minister Alexander Novak said on Saturday according to comments cited in Russian news agencies.
From: Channel News Asia | Saturday, May 23, 2015
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The loans firm has recently hired a UK boss but will not disclose how many staff it has...
From: Telegraph | By: Marion Dakers | Saturday, May 23, 2015
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It’stime!UFC187ishere,anddespitesomebigchangestothecardthatwasoriginallyannounced,it’sstillagoodnightoffights.Theboutskickoffat6:30PMETonFightPass,solet’sseewho’sfighting,andmoreimportantly,whoisgoingtowin.ImportantStandingsofNote:Jessica:382-259-4(60%)Burnsy:394-234-5(63%)Vince:192-124-2(61%)Ryan:8-2-1(77%)Danny:161-77-1(67%)Spilled:76-56-2(57%)Sydnie:16-12(57%)Chris:42-13-2(75%)NYRic:36-26-1(57%)Ghost:6-7(46%)Seth:32-15(68%)Biss:41-39-1(51%)Jared:41-27-1(60%)Melanie:7-2(78%)Flyweight: Justin“Tank”Scogginsvs....
From: With Leather | By: Jessica Hudnall | Saturday, May 23, 2015
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In a world filled with political millionaires, presidential hopeful Marco Rubio, a Republican senator from Florida, is quickly becoming known as one of the least wealthy politicians in Washington. Rubio has long been criticized for his personal spending....
From: The Inquisitr | By: Sandra Johnson | Saturday, May 23, 2015
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Commodity prices are awfully volatile, which is why companies with the lowest debt levels are the safest investments to make.
From: The Motley Fool | By: Matt DiLallo, The Motley Fool | Saturday, May 23, 2015
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Ending a costly court fight that City Hall blundered into, Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s administration has paid more than $62 million to settle a dispute with the private operators of four city-owned parking garages downtown, records show. The payment last...
From: Chicago Sun-Times | By: Dan Mihalopoulos | Saturday, May 23, 2015
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Gov. Jerry Brown is proposing an amnesty program for Californians who can't afford to pay off spiraling traffic fines and court penalties.
From: San Diego Union-Tribune | By: JUDY LIN Associated Press | Saturday, May 23, 2015
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Athens (AFP) - Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said Saturday he believes a bailout deal with creditors is nearing, yet remained adamant that there are strict limits to demands Athens will accept."We have done what we ought to do, now it's Europe's...
From: Business Insider | Saturday, May 23, 2015
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The bigger the bond market bubble, the greater the damage when it finally bursts...
From: Telegraph | By: Liam Halligan | Saturday, May 23, 2015
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With a result expected later, follow the latest news and reaction as votes are counted after Ireland’s referendum on same-sex marriageI think yes vote has won, says equality minister#hometovote: Irish abroad return to vote in gay marriage referendumLGBT...
From: The Guardian | By: Chris Johnston | Saturday, May 23, 2015
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After working on brand strategy with a startup, having work contested months after delivering it, and not getting paid for months, we email them asking for payment (not phrasing it as “debt collection”).Client: You emailing us mentioning debt collection...
From: Clients from Hell | Saturday, May 23, 2015
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SO I’VE BEEN TALKING ABOUT THIS FOR YEARS, AND NOW IT’S FINALLY SEEING A BIT OF TRACTION: Senate would put colleges on hook for student loan default: Bipartisan push seen as way to make schools accountable. Only 37 percent of student borrowers are...
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Saturday, May 23, 2015
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Buying low and selling high in the shadowy corners of the global financial market.
From: The Motley Fool | By: Jay Jenkins, The Motley Fool | Saturday, May 23, 2015
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There was a time when Arsenal seemed to lose a major star every summer. These days, the club are on a more secure financial footing. Having paid off a significant chunk of the debt incurred by moving to the Emirates Stadium, the Gunners are less vulnerable...
From: Bleacher Report | By: James McNicholas | Saturday, May 23, 2015
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Companies are ready to grab the opportunity once the economy picks up. They have reduced debt, cleaned up balance sheets, Sanghvi said.
From: The Economic Times | Saturday, May 23, 2015
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Moody's Investors Services, a credit rating agency, last week downgraded Chicago's debt to junk status. Most people can glean that this is bad news. Beyond that, it's easy to gloss over the details. It's finance, after all....
From: Chicago Tribune | By: Melissa Harris | Saturday, May 23, 2015
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It was one of the most iconic symbols of post-recession America: the college graduate working as a coffee shop barista, carrying a mountain of student debt and a bachelor's degree into a job that ordinarily would have required only a high school education....
From: Washington Post | By: Ylan Q. Mui | Saturday, May 23, 2015
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Did you know that if you took every single penny away from everyone in the United States that it still would not be enough to pay off the national debt? Today, the debt of the federal government exceeds $145,000 per household, and it is getting worse...
From: Free Republic | By: Zero Hedge | Saturday, May 23, 2015
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It said doubts about Japan's ``long-term fiscal sustainability'' — whether it can pay off its huge debt — could rise if investors lose confidence.
From: The Economic Times | Friday, May 22, 2015
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The Creve Coeur-based miner is not looking at bankruptcy for a broad restructuring of its debt load, the Wall Street Journal reports
From: St. Louis Post-Dispatch | Friday, May 22, 2015
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Mark Twain gained his popularity among readers due to his incredible sense of humor. He is not only known for his novels (such as Adventures of Huckleberry Finn and The Adventures of Tom Sawyer), but for his short stories as well. According to The Inquisitr,...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Melissa Burns | Friday, May 22, 2015
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Look, I respect the work of New Jersey's second most beloved band, Bon Jovi, as much as the next person (who isn't from Buffalo). The guy who wrote "Wanted Dead Or Alive" and "Livin' On A Prayer" is capable of composing truly unstoppable pop-rock diddys....
From: Gothamist | By: Ben Yakas | Friday, May 22, 2015
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Arch Coal has tapped restructuring advisers to explore ways to decrease its multibillion-dollar debt load as a deep coal-market slump continues to weigh on the mining company and its rivals.
From: Wall Street Journal | Friday, May 22, 2015
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Banks have historically handled most consumer and small business lending because they have the resources to assess a borrower's creditworthiness, and the regulatory approval to fund loans. However, this model has some key inefficiencies – interest...
From: Business Insider | By: Evan Bakker | Friday, May 22, 2015
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66 years ago, Marti Dalmases' father signed him up as a member of the FC Barcelona fan club. The 73-year-old estimates he's now seen about 2,500 matches. He talked with Only A Game's Ian Mount about the politics of soccer in Spain, archrival Real Madrid,...
From: WBUR | By: Ian Mount | Friday, May 22, 2015
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