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Johnson & Wales University announces plans for new $40M academic building on former I-195 land

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 3:44pm
Johnson & Wales University has announced plans for a new $40 million academic building on the land opened up by the relocation of Interstate 195.
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Wheat and corn lower oats and soybeans higher on the CBOT; beef and pork higher on the CME.

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 3:42pm
Grain futures were mixed Tuesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
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This week's top 10 paid and free apps for iPhone and iPad on the App Store

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 3:41pm
App Store Official Charts for the week ending September 1, 2014: Top Paid iPhone Apps: 1.
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Noranda Aluminum announces layoffs, other cutbacks after losing bid for lower power rates

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 3:35pm
Noranda Aluminum Inc. announced Tuesday that it is laying off up to 200 employees and suspending an expansion project at its southeast Missouri smelter because state regulators refused to lower its electricity rates.
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Rates mixed at weekly US Treasury auction with 3-month bills dipping to lowest since April

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 2:58pm
Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills were mixed in Tuesday's auction with rates on three-month bills falling to the lowest level since late April while rates on six-month bills were unchanged.
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Halliburton to settle U.S. Gulf spill claims for $1.1 bln

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 2:43pm
Halliburton Co, North America's top oilfield services provider, said it reached a $1.
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Port of Portland reaches deal on terminal to store Canadian propane before shipment to Asia

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 2:39pm
The Port of Portland said Tuesday it has reached an agreement with a company that wants to build a terminal to temporarily house propane imported by rail from Canada then exported by ship to Asia.
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Tips on auto financing if you have poor credit

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 2:23pm
Easy credit and longer-term loans currently being offered at auto dealerships can make buying an expensive car alluring.
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Home Depot investigates suspicious credit card activity

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 2:22pm
Home Depot is investigating a potential credit card data breach.
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Where things stand at start of the trial for Detroit's plan to exit bankruptcy

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 2:19pm
More than a year after Detroit filed for the largest public bankruptcy in U.S. history, a federal judge is hearing evidence on whether he should approve the city's plan to emerge from billions of dollars in debt.
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Centene plans news claims center in Ferguson, up to 200 new jobs expected

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 2:17pm
After weeks of unrest, Ferguson is getting a boost with the announcement that the managed care firm Centene Corp. plans a new processing center that will add up to 200 jobs in the suburban St. Louis town.
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After the shaking, it's back to picking as Harvest 2014 rolls on

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 2:16pm
The first pinot noir grapes of the season came in to Trefethen Family Vineyards as usual, glistening purple mounds stacked in white bins.
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Study to look at whether shale gas boom helps families; Pennsylvania, NY neighbors compared

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 2:15pm
Researchers are looking at whether money from the Marcellus Shale natural gas boom helps children and families in regions where companies are drilling.
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Federal appeals court upholds Indiana right-to-work law, state court set to hear challenge

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 2:14pm
A federal appeals court has upheld Indiana's right-to-work law banning mandatory union fees in a split decision.
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Google adopts new brand as part of effort to sell more online services to other companies

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 1:58pm
Google is hoping a new brand will help sell more of its services to other companies.
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Australian company buy controlling shares of Tintina, which proposes Montana copper mine

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 1:44pm
An Australian mining company has offered to purchase a controlling share of Tintina Resources Inc., the company that proposes a copper mine in central Montana.
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McDonald's will increase monitoring of Chinese food suppliers after food safety scandal

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 1:42pm
McDonald's says it will monitor its suppliers in China more closely after a food-safety scandal in the country hurt the hamburger chain's sales and reputation.
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Flight diverted, woman removed in passengers' argument over reclining seat; no arrests

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 1:34pm
Officials say a Delta Air Lines flight from New York to West Palm Beach was diverted and a combative woman removed because of a passenger dispute over a reclining seat.
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Top 10 New York Stock Exchange-traded stocks posting largest percentage decreases

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 1:22pm
A look at the 10 biggest percentage decliners on New York Stock Exchange at 1 p.m.: ITT Educational Services Inc. fell 9.4 percent to $7.64.
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