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The median cost of a US nursing home tops $91,000 a year, forcing families to reconsider care

Mon, 07/20/2015 - 10:33am
Doris Ranzman had followed the expert advice, planning ahead in case she wound up unable to care for herself one day.
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Fed’s Bullard: September Rate Hike More Than 50% Likely

Mon, 07/20/2015 - 10:26am
FBN Exclusive: St. Louis Fed President James Bullard says the U.S. economy is strong enough to handle a rate hike in the near future. 





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Shares of PayPal up 5 percent in first day of trading on Nasdaq under PYPL ticker

Mon, 07/20/2015 - 10:24am
PayPal shares are up 5 percent in its first day as a separate and publicly traded company.
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What's on that weed? New marijuana industry wrestles with pests, pesticides and safety worries

Mon, 07/20/2015 - 10:09am
Microscopic bugs and mildew can destroy a marijuana operation faster than any police raid.
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US stocks are little changed in early trading as investors monitor corporate earnings

Mon, 07/20/2015 - 10:04am
U.S. stocks veered between small gains and losses in early trading Monday following some earnings gains at big U.S. companies.
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U.S. Stocks Open Slightly Higher; Nasdaq Hits Record

Mon, 07/20/2015 - 9:33am
The Nasdaq Composite hit a fresh record at the open on Monday, while modest opening gains on the S&P 500 put the benchmark index within shouting distance of all-time closing high.
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Barnes & Noble appoints Argir as chief digital officer; Veerina leaving the company

Mon, 07/20/2015 - 9:24am
Barnes & Noble is shaking up the leadership at its struggling Nook business.
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PayPal set to begin trading under the 'PYPL' ticker on the Nasdaq

Mon, 07/20/2015 - 9:11am
Payments system PayPal is set to start trading on the Nasdaq on Monday under the stock ticker "PYPL." The company officially split with parent e-commerce company eBay Inc. on Friday.
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Greece Repays €6.8 Billion To Creditors Using Bridge Loan: Reports

Mon, 07/20/2015 - 9:11am
Athens on Monday spent a large chunk of its bridge loan from the EU to repay its international creditors, including the International Monetary Fund and the European Central Bank, media reports said.
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Amazon Upgraded As It Catches Up To Macy's In Apparel Sales

Mon, 07/20/2015 - 8:51am
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United Technologies' Stock Should Be Bought Now, Sterne Agee Analyst Says

Mon, 07/20/2015 - 8:46am
United Technologies' stock should be bought at current levels, said Sterne Agee analyst Peter Arment on Monday, who said the company's sale of its Sikorsky Aircraft business after 86 years of ownership represents a "positive first step" in the transformation of its business portfolio.
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Grocery store chain A&P files for Ch. 11 bankruptcy as it faces increasingly tough competition

Mon, 07/20/2015 - 8:37am
Grocery store operator A&P is filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy as it continues to face increasingly tougher competition.
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Museum at Nixon's presidential library gets makeover, technology upgrade

Mon, 07/20/2015 - 8:32am
A museum dedicated to Richard Nixon's presidency is getting a makeover that will include interactive exhibits appealing to younger, tech-savvy visitors, officials said Monday.
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Christmas in the Capitol possible as Congress' to-do list on spending priorities grows

Mon, 07/20/2015 - 8:30am
Congress' midsummer to-do list may take until Christmas to clear.
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SPIN METER: Analysis cites dubious Medicare savings from high-tech fraud prevention system

Mon, 07/20/2015 - 8:29am
Medicare says its computerized fraud prevention system worked like a cybercharm last year, identifying $454 million in problematic payments and generating a financial return for the taxpayer of $10 for every dollar spent.
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Fire contained after 2 barges collide near entrance to Houston Ship Channel

Mon, 07/20/2015 - 8:29am
Emergency personnel have extinguished a fire aboard a barge carrying petroleum after the vessel collided with another barge near the entrance to the Houston Ship Channel.
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Ain't misbehavin'? Broadway audience boorishness, smartphone faux pas get spotlight

Mon, 07/20/2015 - 8:23am
Come on along and listen to the lullaby of Broadway: Marimba ringtones! Rat-a-tat texting! The shaming "shhhhh!" Years of mounting tension over audience behavior hit a dramatic climax this month, when a teenager clambered onto a stage to try to recharge his phone and veteran star Patti LuPone whisked a phone away from a texting spectator, hours after performing a matinee punctuated by incoming calls.
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Hasbro Sales Top Views on Move-Themed Demand

Mon, 07/20/2015 - 7:50am
U.S. toymaker Hasbro Inc reported a lower-than-expected decline in quarterly revenue, helped by strong demand for its "Jurassic World"- and "Star Wars"-themed toys.
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Gold Hits Five-Year Low on Chinese Selling

Mon, 07/20/2015 - 7:48am
Gold prices plunged as much as 4 percent to their lowest in more than five years on Monday as sellers in top consumer China offloaded the metal.
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Lockheed Martin buying Sikorsky Aircraft from United Technologies for $9 billion

Mon, 07/20/2015 - 7:46am
Lockheed Martin is buying Black Hawk helicopter maker Sikorsky Aircraft for $9 billion.
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