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Near spill, reservation wrestles with oil's impact - Chron.com

Sat, 07/12/2014 - 4:18pm

Near spill, reservation wrestles with oil's impact
Chron.com
Saltwater leaks into this stream after running downhill, Thursday, July 10, 2014, near Mandaree, N.D. A pipeline leak on Fort Berthold Indian Reservation spilled 1 million gallons of saltwater, a byproduct of oil and gas production. Company officials say the ...

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Mexico's Slim bows to reform pressure - Buenos Aires Herald

Sat, 07/12/2014 - 4:01pm

Financial Post

Mexico's Slim bows to reform pressure
Buenos Aires Herald
Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim at the opening ceremony for the Digital Village in Mexico City in April. Slim is planning to spend more in countries such as Brazil while placing bigger bets on industries like energy, as regulatory pressure in Mexico splinters his ...
America Movil asset sale should be across the board: SlimKDAL

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Ukraine Crisis Reaches England, UK: Britain Bans Russia From Farnborough ... - Latin Post

Sat, 07/12/2014 - 3:52pm

Latin Post

Ukraine Crisis Reaches England, UK: Britain Bans Russia From Farnborough ...
Latin Post
The British Foreign Office denied the visas on the grounds of Russia's current actions in Ukraine. (Photo : AFPmostpopular / Twitter). Share This Tweet This. The Ukraine crisis has reached southern England and has led to tension between Russia and the ...
AIRSHOW-Britain snubs Russian airshow officials in protest over UkraineReuters
Planes, fighters jets, and drones: Farnborough Airshow to showcase industry's ...Fox Business
UK Government bars Russian delegates from this year's Farnborough ...The Independent

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Workers struggle in Hamptons, playground for rich - Washington Post

Sat, 07/12/2014 - 1:29pm

SFGate

Workers struggle in Hamptons, playground for rich
Washington Post
SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. — This is a town where people are so rich that a $2 million home can be a handyman's special. A town where the thrift shop is stocked with donations of designer dresses and handbags. But Southampton, with its privet hedges, pristine ...
Workers struggle to get by in New York's Hamptons, America's playground for ...Fox Business

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Workers struggle in Hamptons, playground for rich - seattlepi.com

Sat, 07/12/2014 - 1:29pm

Workers struggle in Hamptons, playground for rich
seattlepi.com
SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — This is a town where people are so rich that a $2 million home can be a handyman's special. A town where the thrift shop is stocked with donations of designer dresses and handbags. But Southampton, with its privet hedges, ...

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Owners of Trump Plaza casino expect closure soon - Washington Post

Sat, 07/12/2014 - 10:47am

Philly.com

Owners of Trump Plaza casino expect closure soon
Washington Post
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — The owners of the Trump Plaza casino in Atlantic City say they expect to shut it down in mid-September. Trump Entertainment Resorts tells The Associated Press on Saturday that no final decision has been made yet on the boardwalk ...
Trump Plaza in Atlantic City to close in September: reportsNew York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV
Reports: Trump Plaza may close in SeptemberNew Jersey 101.5 FM Radio
Reports: Trump Plaza Hotel & Casino in Atlantic City will closeDelaware County Daily Times
Philly.com -CBS Local
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Operation to float Costa Concordia away from Italian isle for scrapping set for ... - Fox News

Sat, 07/12/2014 - 10:34am

NDTV

Operation to float Costa Concordia away from Italian isle for scrapping set for ...
Fox News
GIGLIO ISLAND, Italy – Italian authorities say work to float the shipwrecked Costa Concordia so it can be towed away for scrapping can start Monday, weather-permitting. The cruise liner struck a reef when it came too close to Giglio Island in January 2012 and ...
Costa Concordia raised: How engineers are going to float the capsized cruise shipThe Independent
Italy cruise ship wreck set to rise from wavesBusiness Standard
South African salvage master to refloat Costa ConcordiaRaw Story

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San Diego utility wins FAA OK to test drones - seattlepi.com

Sat, 07/12/2014 - 12:43am

Times of San Diego

San Diego utility wins FAA OK to test drones
seattlepi.com
SAN DIEGO (AP) — San Diego Gas & Electric says it will begin testing drone aircraft to help patrol for outages and wildfires in remote areas. SDG&E announced Friday that it's become the first utility in the nation to win approval from Federal Aviation ...
SDG&E gets OK to test drone systemSan Diego 6
SDG&E Gets Green Light to Test Small Drones in East CountyTimes of San Diego
FAA Approves Experimental Airspace For SDG&E To Test Unmanned Aircraft ...Wall Street Journal
AviationNews.net
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Amazon wants FAA drone approval - Chattanooga Times Free Press

Sat, 07/12/2014 - 12:12am

Amazon wants FAA drone approval
Chattanooga Times Free Press
Amazon is working on the so-called Prime Air unmanned aircraft project in its research and development labs. Photo by Associated Press /Chattanooga Times Free Press. enlarge photo. Online retailing giant Amazon wants permission from the Federal ...

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Car-Hailing Service, Lyft, Postpones Its Debut in New York - New York Times

Sat, 07/12/2014 - 12:01am

Reuters

Car-Hailing Service, Lyft, Postpones Its Debut in New York
New York Times
Hours before it was to begin operating in Brooklyn and Queens on Friday, a car-hailing company that relies on drivers to use their own vehicles to carry passengers said it was delaying its New York debut, capping a day of legal tussles with city and state ...
Lawsuit puts Lyft's launch on hold in NYCBoston Globe
Lyft delaying New York City launch of car-hailing service, will meet with TLC ...New York Daily News
Ride-sharer Lyft stalls out in NYThe News Journal
CNET -Wall Street Journal -Neon Tommy
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US retailer wants to test-fly its new drones - The Nation

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 9:43pm

US retailer wants to test-fly its new drones
The Nation
WASHINGTON - Amazon, an American company which is world's largest online retailer, has asked aviation regulators for permission to expand drone testing outside its research laboratory to deliver packages by the remote controlled unmanned aerial vehicle ...

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Head of US pension agency resigning - NewsOK.com

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 8:37pm

BenefitsPro

Head of US pension agency resigning
NewsOK.com
WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal agency that insures company pensions for more than 40 million Americans says its top official is resigning. Joshua Gotbaum, a former investment banker, was appointed by President Barack Obama as director of the ...
Joshua Gotbaum to Exit as Director of Federal Pension-Plan AgencyWall Street Journal
PBGC director resignsBenefitsPro

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Head of US pension agency resigning - seattlepi.com

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 8:08pm

Head of US pension agency resigning
seattlepi.com
WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal agency that insures company pensions for more than 40 million Americans says its top official is resigning. Joshua Gotbaum, a former investment banker, was appointed by President Barack Obama as director of the ...

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FAFSA Mistake Causes Headaches for Schools, Students - City Town Info Education Channel

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 7:46pm

City Town Info Education Channel

FAFSA Mistake Causes Headaches for Schools, Students
City Town Info Education Channel
Submitting a Free Application for Federal Student Aid, or FAFSA, can be an essential component to affording college, even with some states freezing tuition. A recent change to this application, however, made it look like some students were millionaires ...
An undeserved debt [Commentary]Baltimore Sun
The cost of attending college: Is it a need or a want?WebsterPost.com

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Seattle's first legal pot shop runs out of marijuana - Reuters

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 7:01pm

Reuters

Seattle's first legal pot shop runs out of marijuana
Reuters
SEATTLE (Reuters) - Seattle's first and only recreational marijuana store had to close on Friday after running out of stock in just three days since Washington became the second U.S. state to allow pot sales to adults. Cannabis City opened in Seattle on ...
Seattle city attorney's 1st-day pot buy broke ruleChron.com
Seattle City Attorney apologizes for violating 'drug-free workplace' policyKIRO Seattle
City Attorney Pete Holmes apologizes for taking pot to workThe Seattle Times (blog)
Medical Jane -NBCNews.com
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Global stock indexes up slightly as Portugal fears ebb; oil down sharply - Reuters

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 6:07pm

Reuters

Global stock indexes up slightly as Portugal fears ebb; oil down sharply
Reuters
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Major global equities markets edged higher and the yen stabilized against the U.S. dollar on Friday as worries about Portugal's biggest bank ebbed, while oil prices dropped on easing concern about supply losses in the Middle East.
US dollar stable against euroNinemsn
GLOBAL MARKETS-Stock indexes up slightly as Portugal fears ebb; oil down ...Reuters Africa
Asian shares prove resilient to euro jittersOman Daily Observer
Washington Post
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US imposes tariffs on steel from nine countries accused of dumping - Los Angeles Times

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 4:56pm

Bidness Etc

US imposes tariffs on steel from nine countries accused of dumping
Los Angeles Times
A gantry crane moves a sheet of steel at the Hyundai shipyard in Ulsan, South Korea. Hyundai steel was among those hit with anti-dumping tariffs. A gantry crane moves a sheet of steel at the Hyundai shipyard in Ulsan, South Korea. Hyundai steel was among ...
UPDATE 1-US sets duties on steel pipe imports from South KoreaReuters
U. S. Steel President And CEO Applauds Positive Decision From U.S. ...MarketWatch
US Plans Tariffs on Korean Steel Pipe Because of Alleged Unfair PricingWall Street Journal
Businessweek -Tribune-Review -Longview News-Journal
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Plosser Says Interest Rate Increase Is Closer Than Many Think - Businessweek

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 4:47pm

Reuters

Plosser Says Interest Rate Increase Is Closer Than Many Think
Businessweek
Federal Reserve presidents disagreed today on whether a decline in the U.S. unemployment rate to the lowest level in almost six years warrants advancing the timing for an interest-rate increase. Philadelphia Fed President Charles Plosser said the Fed risks ...
Not a 'catastrophe' if US inflation rises over 2 pct -Fed's EvansReuters
Philly's Plosser, Fed's worst forecaster, sees inflation, rate hikes where others don'tPhilly.com (blog)
Atlanta Fed Lockhart sees rate hike in second half 2015MarketWatch
Wall Street Journal (blog) -Financial Post -Business Insider
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Hawaiian Airlines says prepared to look at Airbus A330neo - Reuters

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 4:43pm

Hawaiian Airlines says prepared to look at Airbus A330neo
Reuters
ATLANTA (Reuters) - Hawaiian Airlines said on Friday it is prepared to look at a revamped version of the A330 passenger jet proposed by Airbus, but indicated it would not take an immediate decision. The airline has previously been seen as reluctant to back ...

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German-US car parts tie-up could spark more deals: analysts - Reuters

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 3:17pm

German-US car parts tie-up could spark more deals: analysts
Reuters
FRANKFURT/BERLIN (Reuters) - German car parts maker ZF Friedrichshafen's takeover offer for rival TRW looks unlikely to draw rival bids for the U.S. company but could trigger further deals down the line, bankers and analysts said on Friday. Privately held ...

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