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Fed's Fisher to FOX Business: No QE4

FOX News: Business - Wed, 10/15/2014 - 2:12pm
Dallas Federal Reserve President Richard Fisher told FOX Business it’s “way too premature” to consider another round of bond purchases despite the recent market downturn.
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North Carolina governor to Irish, French officials: Give up plan for plain cigarette packaging

FOX News: Business - Wed, 10/15/2014 - 2:06pm
North Carolina's governor argues in letters to the French and Irish governments that farmers and manufacturers in the top tobacco-producing state would be hurt by proposals in those countries to package cigarettes in blank containers.
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Steady Economic Growth Continues, Fed Says in Beige Book Report

FOX News: Business - Wed, 10/15/2014 - 2:06pm
Developing: In its anecdotal Beige Book report, the Federal Reserve said though there hasn't been a distinct shift since the previous report, the economy continues to grow at a modest-to-moderate pace. Meanwhile, the central bank noted consumer spending and a general optimism of future economic activity were present across all of its dozen districts.
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Fed survey finds modest to moderate growth around US in September-October

FOX News: Business - Wed, 10/15/2014 - 2:01pm
The U.S. economy was strengthening in most regions of the country in September to early October, helped by gains in consumer spending, manufacturing and commercial construction.
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With winter coming, small businesses prepare for snow, ice and in some cases, profit

FOX News: Business - Wed, 10/15/2014 - 2:01pm
What do you do in the midst of mountains of snow? If you're like some small business owners you try to profit from it.
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West Africa Ebola deaths near 4,500, WHO says

FOX News: Health - Wed, 10/15/2014 - 2:01pm
A total of 4,493 people have died from the world's worst Ebola outbreak on record by Oct. 12, statistics released by the World Health Organization showed on Wednesday.
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Beige Book Shows No Worries From Stronger Dollar

FOX News: Business - Wed, 10/15/2014 - 2:00pm
The stronger dollar was not a factor in current economic conditions, according to the latest Beige Book report on economic conditions released by the Federal Reserve on Wednesday.
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Nasdaq composite falls 10 percent from September high, could end day in 'correction'

FOX News: Business - Wed, 10/15/2014 - 1:56pm
The Nasdaq composite has dipped 10 percent below its most recent closing high of 4,598.19 from Sept. 2.
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Restaurant's Ebola scare

FOX News: Top Stories - Wed, 10/15/2014 - 1:55pm
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California senator investigates millions in ObamaCare exchange contracts

FOX News: Politics - Wed, 10/15/2014 - 1:54pm
California’s beleaguered ObamaCare exchange is once again in the crosshairs of a state senator who is demanding answers following reports that millions in contracts never went out to bid and instead were awarded to friends of the agency’s director.
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During market slump, housing stocks rise as investors see potential for lower mortgage rates

FOX News: Business - Wed, 10/15/2014 - 1:50pm
Homebuilders were one of the few bright spots during a huge stock sell-off Wednesday with hopes rising that a rush by investors into the bond market would drive mortgage rates lower.
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Warner Bros. plans more superhero and Lego movies to drive box office numbers in coming years

FOX News: Business - Wed, 10/15/2014 - 1:44pm
Time Warner will turn to heroes, more hits from the creator of Harry Potter and the surprisingly successful Lego franchise to drive its box office numbers higher.
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Airbus receives biggest ever aircraft order from Indian budget airline IndiGo

FOX News: Business - Wed, 10/15/2014 - 1:41pm
Indian budget airline IndiGo has signed a preliminary order with Airbus for 250 A320neo Family aircraft.
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Retiring Marine Corps commandant accused of padding resume

FOX News: Politics - Wed, 10/15/2014 - 1:40pm
Days before Marine Corps Commandant Gen. James Amos is set to retire, allegations have surfaced that he padded his resume and may have misled Congress about completing a vital training program.
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NCAA moves up game for basketball player battling terminal illness

FOX News: Health - Wed, 10/15/2014 - 1:28pm
When college freshman Lauren Hill makes her debut for Mount Saint Joseph University women’s basketball team in November, the impact of her play won’t be found in the stats column.
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Lousy Data Pours Fuel on Roiling Markets

FOX News: Business - Wed, 10/15/2014 - 1:20pm
Global growth concerns have fueled Wall Street’s wild swings the last two weeks, but unexpectedly weak U.S. economic data roiled equity markets Wednesday as investors worry the global slowdown could extend to the U.S.
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Dems pull back in Kentucky Senate race, as Grimes faces grumbling from the left

FOX News: Politics - Wed, 10/15/2014 - 1:19pm
Democratic Party honchos are pulling back on their support of Alison Lundergan Grimes, the groomed candidate who represented the party’s best hope for unseating Senate GOP Leader Mitch McConnell in Kentucky.
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Telecom companies shares down at 1 p.m.

FOX News: Business - Wed, 10/15/2014 - 1:17pm
Shares of some top telecom companies are down at 1 p.m.: AT&T Inc. fell $.56 or 1.7 percent, to $33.28.
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