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Wall Street Selloff: S&P Joins Dow in Negative Territory for '15

Thu, 08/20/2015 - 4:00pm
Market Selloff: U.S. equity markets closed deep in negative territory as global economic concerns rattled the Street.
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DuPont spinoff Chemours closing plant in Delaware, affecting 200 workers, 130 contractors

Thu, 08/20/2015 - 3:49pm
The Chemours Co. is closing its Delaware titanium dioxide production facility, which employs about 200 workers, the former performance chemicals business spun off from the DuPont Co. said Thursday.
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Q&A: Look past the scary headlines, strategist says: China's middle class is still growing

Thu, 08/20/2015 - 3:47pm
Doubts about China have rattled investors' nerves this summer.
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HP Revenue Falls on Weak PC Sales, Lower Demand for Services

Thu, 08/20/2015 - 3:45pm
Hewlett-Packard reported a fall in revenue for the fourth straight quarter, hurt by weak PC sales and lower demand from corporate customers for its services.
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UCare asks Minnesota judge to halt impending public health program signups as it fights state

Thu, 08/20/2015 - 3:43pm
The health insurance company UCare has asked a Minnesota judge to halt the state's upcoming sign-up period for public health insurance programs as the coverage provider fights a decision eliminating it from the menu of options.
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Former Wilmington Trust president pleads not guilty to federal fraud and conspiracy charges

Thu, 08/20/2015 - 3:29pm
Former Wilmington Trust president Robert Harra Jr. was ordered released on bail Thursday after pleading not guilty to fraud and conspiracy charges stemming from an ongoing federal investigation into the collapse of the century-old financial institution.
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NYC identifies historic Bronx Opera House Hotel as source of deadly Legionnaires' outbreak

Thu, 08/20/2015 - 3:15pm
A historic hotel's rooftop air-conditioning unit is the source of a Legionnaires' disease outbreak that has killed 12 people and sickened more than 100 in the Bronx, city Health Commissioner Mary Bassett said Thursday.
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A Quarter Of S&P 500, a Third Of Dow In Bear Territory

Thu, 08/20/2015 - 3:12pm
One out of four stocks on the S&P 500 Thursday are firmly in correction territory, or down 20% or more off their 52-week highs.
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Hurricane Danny Is First Of The 2015 Atlantic Season

Thu, 08/20/2015 - 3:08pm
The tropical storm named Danny has strengthened to become the first hurricane of the 2015 Atlantic season, the National Hurricane Center said Thursday.
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US, New York regulators sue 2 companies making loans against pensions for masking high rates

Thu, 08/20/2015 - 2:56pm
Federal and New York regulators have sued two companies that make loans against retirees' pensions, saying they deceived consumers about the high rates of the loans.
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Kentucky Supreme Court: Natural gas producers solely responsible for severance taxes

Thu, 08/20/2015 - 2:44pm
Natural gas producers in Kentucky shoulder all the responsibility for paying severance taxes on the fuel and cannot shift some of the tax burden to landowners, the state's Supreme Court said in a divided ruling Thursday.
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4 companies picked to manage Iowa Medicaid program expect to add hundreds of jobs in state

Thu, 08/20/2015 - 2:44pm
The big health insurance companies picked to manage Iowa's $4.2 billion Medicaid program have promised to create hundreds of jobs in the state in the coming months, according to bidding documents released Thursday.
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Oil Prices Up Ahead of Hurricane Season

Thu, 08/20/2015 - 2:30pm
U.S. crude prices extended gains and Brent briefly turned higher on Thursday as the first hurricane of the 2015 Atlantic season sparked concern as the front-month September contract approached expiration.
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Automotive supplier planning $150 million Tuscaloosa plant, expected to create 650 jobs

Thu, 08/20/2015 - 2:15pm
An automotive parts supply company based in India is planning to build a $150 million plant in Tuscaloosa and create 650 jobs, Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley announced Thursday.
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Connecticut adds 4,100 jobs in July as unemployment rate falls to 5.4 percent

Thu, 08/20/2015 - 1:53pm
Connecticut's unemployment rate has fallen to 5.4 percent, marking its lowest since May 2008.
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Drugmakers: Diabetes medicine Jardiance first to show prevention of heart complications, death

Thu, 08/20/2015 - 1:47pm
For the first time, there's evidence a drug reduces risk of complications that are the top killer of diabetes patients: heart attacks, strokes and other cardiovascular damage.
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Greek PM Tsipras Announces Resignation

Thu, 08/20/2015 - 1:45pm
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras will submit his resignation to the country's president later Thursday to clear the way for early elections on Sept. 20, a government official said.
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California bill aims to warn consumers that some smart TVs can record you in your living room

Thu, 08/20/2015 - 1:37pm
Readers who scanned the user manual for a new Samsung smart TV may have been surprised to learn their household conversations could be recorded without their knowledge.
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Greek PM Tsipras to Resign

Thu, 08/20/2015 - 1:26pm
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras will resign on Thursday to pave the way for early elections on Sept. 20, government officials said, hoping to quell a rebellion in his leftist Syriza party and seal support for a bailout program.
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Walt Disney, Time Warner shares fall over concerns that cord-cutting will crimp revenue

Thu, 08/20/2015 - 12:42pm
Shares of The Walt Disney Co. and Time Warner Inc. fell on Thursday as concerns mount that more people are cutting the cord to traditional cable offerings in lieu of mobile viewing and a la carte options.
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