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Hong Kong Stocks Rise Further On Stock Connect

FOX News: Business - Mon, 11/10/2014 - 10:17pm
Hong Kong stocks rose for a second straight day Tuesday as investors squeezed some more gains out of news that the long-awaited Hong Kong-Shanghai Stock Connect would start next week, an announcement that boosted shares Monday.
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Asia Stocks: Latest Quotes

FOX News: Business - Mon, 11/10/2014 - 10:02pm
Here are the latest trading levels for Asia's major stock markets: Tokyo (Nikkei Average) up 0.7% ; Hong Kong (Hang Seng Index) up 0.6% ; Shanghai (Shanghai Composite Index) up 0.9% ; Sydney (S&P/ASX 200) down 0.1% ; Seoul (Kospi) up 0.2% Taipei (Taiex) flat Copyright © 2014 MarketWatch, Inc.
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Private prison operator fires consultant accused of bribing ex-Mississippi prison commissioner

FOX News: Business - Mon, 11/10/2014 - 9:45pm
Private prison contractor Management & Training Corp. says it has fired a consultant who prosecutors say bribed the former Mississippi Corrections Commissioner.
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US troops arrive in Iraq's Anbar province amid ISIS fight

FOX News: Politics - Mon, 11/10/2014 - 8:51pm
A Defense Department spokesperson confirmed to Fox News that the group was visiting the Al-Asad Air Base to “conduct a site survey of facilities for potential future use as an advise and assist operation location in support of Iraq Security Forces.”
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Supreme Court could weigh in on same sex marriage bans by next June

FOX News: Politics - Mon, 11/10/2014 - 8:50pm
With a ruling last week by the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals on same sex marriage bans, it appears likely the Supreme Court will ultimately weigh in on the contentious issue, possibly before their term ends in June 2015.
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Japan Stocks Swing Back To Gains, Helped By Yen, Data

FOX News: Business - Mon, 11/10/2014 - 8:30pm
Japanese stocks cracked higher in early Tuesday action, with the Nikkei Stock Average up 0.8%, erasing the previous session's 0.6% loss, while the Topix made a 0.5% advance.
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Australia Stocks Slip Lower As Resources Retreat

FOX News: Business - Mon, 11/10/2014 - 7:39pm
Australian stocks sat slightly weaker in early Tuesday trading, as bank shares advanced but resource stocks retreated in a reversal from the previous day's pattern.
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GOP looks to extend tax breaks during lame duck

FOX News: Politics - Mon, 11/10/2014 - 7:37pm
Republican leaders hope that they can extend dozens of expiring tax provisions worth into the hundreds of billions of dollars even before they take control of the Senate in January, clearing the way for other work and gaining an early victory on tax policy.
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Caesars Entertainment posts 3rd-quarter loss of $908.1 million

FOX News: Business - Mon, 11/10/2014 - 7:30pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Caesars Entertainment Corp. (CZR) on Monday reported a loss of $908.1 million in its third quarter.
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Real Estate To Become S&P's 11th Sector

FOX News: Business - Mon, 11/10/2014 - 7:18pm
S&P Dow Jones Indices said late Monday it will break out real estate into its own sector, bringing the number of S&P sectors to 11.
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Supreme Court Justice Sotomayor blocks Kansas gay marriage

FOX News: Politics - Mon, 11/10/2014 - 7:03pm
Sotomayor's brief order Monday puts on hold indefinitely a lower-court order clearing the way for same-sex couples to marry despite a ban in Kansas on gay marriage. 
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Taj Mahal makes 'last ditch' effort to avoid closing, asks union to end appeal of cost savings

FOX News: Business - Mon, 11/10/2014 - 6:49pm
The parent company of Atlantic City's Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort gave its union an ultimatum Monday: Drop your appeal of a court-ordered cost savings package or we shut the casino down and put 3,000 workers on the street.
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Obamacare opponents ask that appeals court case be delayed to make way for Supreme Court case

FOX News: Business - Mon, 11/10/2014 - 6:49pm
Opponents of "Obamacare" are asking that an appeals court case on the Affordable Care Act be delayed because the Supreme Court is stepping into a separate case covering the same legal ground.
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Meryl Streep, Stevie Wonder To Get Presidential Medals Of Freedom

FOX News: Business - Mon, 11/10/2014 - 6:45pm
Actress Meryl Streep and musician Stevie Wonder were among the 19 recipients who will receive the presidential medal of freedom, the White House announced Monday.
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Virus makes us dumber?

FOX News: Top Stories - Mon, 11/10/2014 - 6:39pm
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