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Wall Street Urges U.S. Regualtors' Joint Cybersecurity Approach

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 12:38pm
Wall Street's top trade group is calling for the creation of a new inter-agency working group to develop consistent cybersecurity rules for the financial industry.
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Supreme Court to decide whether convicted felon can sell guns after giving them up

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 12:32pm
The Supreme Court will decide whether a convicted felon barred from possessing guns can sell or transfer the weapons to another person after he had surrendered them to authorities.
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Scotts Miracle-Gro to buy Midwest home and business pest control company Action Pest Control

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 12:28pm
The Scotts Miracle-Gro Co. said Monday that it plans to buy Action Pest Control Inc., a Midwest company that helps rid homes and businesses of bedbugs, termites and other pests.
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Chiquita Reverses Stance, Recommends Fyffes Deal

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 12:20pm
Chiquita Brands International Inc said proxy advisory firm Institutional Shareholder Services reversed its stance and recommended that the banana producer's shareholders vote in favor of a revised offer from rival Fyffes Plc.
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Feds won't approve wind farm near Erie airport, say turbines could cause radar problems

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 12:17pm
The Federal Aviation Administration has refused to approve a wind farm near Erie International Airport, saying the turbines would interfere with radar.
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British company reports oil find in Paraguay's Chaco Basin, but government cautious

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 12:17pm
A British company says its found oil in Paraguay's Chaco Basin, though the government says it's too soon to tell if the find is commercially viable.
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Hedge Funds Underperform S&P 500 Index In Q3

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 12:11pm
Hedge funds on the whole underperformed the S&P 500 in the third quarter although total industry capital rose, HFR said in its HFR Global Hedge Fund Industry Report released Monday.
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Too Many Chefs in the Contagion Kitchen? Why It Could Make Us All Sick

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 11:59am
It’s not so much that Ron Klain has no medical experience and he’s now our “Ebola czar,” it’s that his appointment adds yet another administrative layer to what we’re constantly told is a contained health threat.
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Supreme Court to review laws giving police right to inspect hotel registries without warrant

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 11:49am
The Supreme Court agreed Monday to referee a dispute over police access to hotels' guest information without first getting a search warrant.
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Attorney says death toll from GM ignition switches now stands at 29

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 11:46am
At least 29 people have died and 27 people have been seriously injured in crashes involving General Motors cars with defective ignition switches.
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US agency warns car owners to get air bags fixed due to potentially deadly inflator problem

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 11:46am
U.S. safety regulators are warning owners of more than 4.7 million vehicles that have been recalled for air bag problems to get them repaired immediately.
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Wyoming hires Ohio public relations agency to help market the state's tourism industry

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 11:33am
The Wyoming Office of Tourism has hired an Ohio public relations agency to help promote the state's tourism industry.
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Ohio gas prices up slightly to start work week; state prices less than national average

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 11:33am
Gas prices in Ohio are up a few cents to start the work week.
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Citi buys Deutsche commodities trading book in expansion push

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 11:01am
Citigroup Inc has bought Deutsche Bank AG's energy and metals book, a source familiar with the matter said, in the latest sign of expansion from the U.S. firm in commodities trading as rivals retrench.
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Grain lower on the CBOT, cattle higher and pork lower on the CME

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 10:46am
Grain futures were lower Monday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.
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Supermarkets companies shares up at 10 a.m.

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 10:40am
Shares of some top supermarkets companies are up at 10 a.m.: Kroger rose $.43 or .8 percent, to $52.08.
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Telecom companies shares mixed at 10 a.m.

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 10:40am
Shares of some top telecom companies are mixed at 10 a.m.: AT&T Inc. fell $.03 or .1 percent, to $34.06.
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Utilities companies shares mixed at 10 a.m.

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 10:40am
Shares of some top utilities companies are mixed at 10 a.m.: American Electric Power Co. rose $.19 or .3 percent, to $54.80.
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Specialty Retail companies shares up at 10 a.m.

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 10:40am
Shares of some top specialty retail companies are up at 10 a.m.: Autozone Inc. rose $3.34 or .7 percent, to $510.93.
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Staffing companies shares mixed at 10 a.m.

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 10:40am
Shares of some top staffing companies are mixed at 10 a.m.: Kelly Services Inc. class A rose $.08 or .5 percent, to $16.16.
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