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The cost of cheap gas – Dallas Morning News


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The cost of cheap gas
Dallas Morning News
Most economists got this one wrong: Despite their savings at the gas pump, consumers have slowed rather than increased their spending. And the economy is thought to have shrunk in the January-March quarter and may barely grow for the first half of 2015 …
Why economists were totally wrong about cheap oilBusiness Insider

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Posted on 24 May 2015 | 12:56 am

Fiat Chrysler CEO approached GM about a merger, was rebuffed: NYT – TODAYonline


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Fiat Chrysler CEO approached GM about a merger, was rebuffed: NYT
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Chief Executive of Fiat Chrysler Sergio Marchionne speaks during the first press preview day of the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. Photo: Reuters. mail · print. View all 0 comments …
Ferrari shares are marked for floatationArab News
Special Report – FCA's Marchionne Stirs the Pot, Implores Automakers to MergeModern Readers
Detroit's Chief InstigatorNew York Times
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Posted on 24 May 2015 | 12:54 am

Pipeline that leaked wasn’t equipped with auto shut-off – Washington Post


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Pipeline that leaked wasn't equipped with auto shut-off
Washington Post
LOS ANGELES — The pipeline that leaked thousands of gallons of oil on the California coast was the only pipe of its kind in the county not required to have an automatic shut-off valve because of a court fight nearly three decades ago, a county official said.
Sea lion rescued from Santa Barbara oil spill dies at SeaWorldReuters
Sea lion brought to SeaWorld from Santa Barbara oil spill diesLos Angeles Times

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Posted on 24 May 2015 | 12:52 am

Amazon vs. Etsy: Web Giant Explores Online Service For Handmade Goods – International Business Times


International Business Times

Amazon vs. Etsy: Web Giant Explores Online Service For Handmade Goods
International Business Times
Amazon is exploring an online marketplace for handmade goods. The Web giant sent emails to Etsy sellers to gauge interest in the service last week but has released no further details on its debut. Pixabay. Etsy, the beloved online purveyor that allows users …
Amazon Starts Teasing New 'Handmade' MarketplacePC Magazine

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Posted on 24 May 2015 | 12:39 am

Winnipeggers take part in global anti-GMO day of action – CBC.ca


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Winnipeggers take part in global anti-GMO day of action
CBC.ca
Around 100 people gathered at the Manitoba Legislature Saturday afternoon to protest agribusiness giant Monsanto and to call for an end to the use of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) in foods without the public's knowledge or consent. Protesters in …
Anti-GMO protesters rally against MonsantoCTV News
March Against Monsanto held in SeattleKING5.com

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Posted on 24 May 2015 | 12:16 am

GM Ignition Probe Said Advancing as U.S. Mulls Criminal Case – Bloomberg


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GM Ignition Probe Said Advancing as U.S. Mulls Criminal Case
Bloomberg
The U.S. government is determining whether charges will be brought against General Motors Co. or its employees over the handling of a faulty ignition switch, a person familiar with the investigation said. Manhattan U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara's office, with …
GM set to face criminal charges and fine in excess of $1 billion over ignition Daily Mail
General Motors ignition switch inquiry could result in criminal chargesThe Australian Financial Review
Report: Justice Finds Criminal Wrongdoing In GM Ignition Switch CaseForbes
UPI.com -New York Times
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Posted on 23 May 2015 | 11:19 pm

Nigerian airlines cancel flights amid fuel crisis – SFGate


SFGate

Nigerian airlines cancel flights amid fuel crisis
SFGate
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Nigerian airlines grounded flights Saturday and radio stations were silenced as a months-long fuel shortage aggravated by striking oil tanker drivers worsened in Africa's biggest oil producer. Vehicles also were grounded. Normally …
Beko Nigeria Opens Showroom In LagosThe Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)

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Posted on 23 May 2015 | 11:14 pm

U.S. Stocks Decline After Inflation Data Rise, Yellen Remarks – Bloomberg


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U.S. Stocks Decline After Inflation Data Rise, Yellen Remarks
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U.S. stocks fell after data showed inflation firming, and Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said she expects to raise interest rates this year, though the pace of further increases will be gradual. Airline shares dropped, and Boeing Co. lost 1.7 percent. Energy …
Yellen tone suggests choppiness for markets aheadDaily Times
Wall St slips on inflation data, rate outlookThe Australian Financial Review
US bond yields rise on Yellen, inflation dataBusiness Recorder (press release) (blog)

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Posted on 23 May 2015 | 10:53 pm

Bank of England under pressure to publish planned Brexit risks report – The Guardian


The Guardian

Bank of England under pressure to publish planned Brexit risks report
The Guardian
Bank officials plan to examine the potential impact of a No vote on the City and financial markets. Photograph: David Pearson/Rex Shutterstock. Phillip Inman Economics correspondent. Saturday 23 May 2015 16.43 EDT Last modified on Saturday 23 May …
Bank of England's secret EU exit study leaked to newspaperSouth China Morning Post (subscription)
Email Slip Reportedly Reveals U.K.'s Planning For Possible EU ExitNortheast Indiana Public Radio
Bank of England email fail reveals the UK is researching a European Union exitThe Week Magazine
Business Recorder (press release) (blog)
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Posted on 23 May 2015 | 9:55 pm

Medical marijuana to battle black market for customers in Illinois – Chicago Tribune


Chicago Tribune

Medical marijuana to battle black market for customers in Illinois
Chicago Tribune
Cannabis-infused olive oil at a booth at the Marijuana Business Conference & Expo in Chicago. Cannabis-infused olive oil at a booth at the Marijuana Business Conference & Expo in Chicago. (Carla K. Johnson, AP). By Tribune wire reports contact the …
Medical pot businesses to battle black market for customersWREX-TV
Medical pot business in Illinois to battle black market for customersRockford Register Star
These are things you never thought you'd see at a conventionCrain’s Chicago Business

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Posted on 23 May 2015 | 5:46 pm

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Drenching rains green pastures, bode well for herd expansion

Cattle graze in a Flint Hills pasture near Alma, Kan., Friday, May 22, 2015. Experts say nationally range and pasture conditions are notably improved from last year and other recent periods of drought. Cattle graze in a Flint Hills pasture near Alma, Kan.

Posted on 23 May 2015 | 7:28 pm

Poultry producers frustrated with bird flu response

A Massachusetts company has received temporary permits to set up portable incinerators in three Iowa countiesto help safely dispose of birds exposed to the avian flu virus. (Photo: AP file photo) SIBLEY, Iowa — Merlin DeGroot is stuck. He’s had thousands …

Posted on 23 May 2015 | 7:25 pm

Dollar’s Best Week Since 2011 Fuels U.S. Rebound Expectations

The dollar is regaining its footing after a five-week wobble. The U.S. currency rose the most since September 2011 as data signaled the economy is starting to recover from a tepid first quarter. Consumer prices rose at a faster pace than expected and …

Posted on 23 May 2015 | 7:24 pm

McDermott’s Turnaround Can Lift Shares 35%

It was an aggressive push into such “subsea” projects several years ago that nearly sank the Houston-based engineering and construction outfit. Earnings of $203 million in 2012 swung to a loss of $441 million in 2013, as the work proved more …

Posted on 23 May 2015 | 7:09 pm

The oil pipeline that leaked off the California coast didn’t have an auto shut-off valve

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The pipeline that leaked thousands of gallons of oil on the California coast was the only pipe of its kind in the county not required to have an automatic shut-off valve because of a court fight nearly three decades ago, a county …

Posted on 23 May 2015 | 7:04 pm

General Motors rejected a merger offer from Fiat Chrysler

(Reuters) – As part of his quest for a mega merger, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Chief Executive Sergio Marchionne sent an email to General Motors Chief Executive Officer Mary Barra in March suggesting combining the automakers but was rebuffed, the New …

Posted on 23 May 2015 | 7:03 pm

GM Ignition Probe Said Advancing as U.S. Mulls Criminal Case

The U.S. government is determining whether charges will be brought against General Motors Co. or its employees over the handling of a faulty ignition switch, a person familiar with the investigation said. Manhattan U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara’s office …

Posted on 23 May 2015 | 6:53 pm

California adds 29,500 to payrolls in April; jobless rate falls to 6.3%

Even as California employers continued to boost head counts in April, they slightly slowed their pace of hiring, adding 29,500 nonfarm payroll jobs. The number was smaller than the revised 40,500 net new jobs for March, according to the California …

Posted on 23 May 2015 | 6:03 pm

More college grads are getting better jobs

With the labor market picking up, more college graduates are getting jobs that require bachelor’s degrees. (Photo: Emily Varisco, AP) Employers are recruiting freshly minted college graduates more intensively this spring and not just to be food servers …

Posted on 23 May 2015 | 3:38 pm

Hemp, Inc. Invites Vendors And Attendees To Holistic Living Expo In Sacramento, CA

LAS VEGAS, May 23, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Hemp, Inc. (OTC:HEMP) will sponsor New Earth Events’ Holistic Living Expo in Sacramento, CA on Sunday, May 24, 2015 and invites those interested in exhibiting or attending to contact Executive Director, Dean …

Posted on 23 May 2015 | 1:07 pm



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