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  1. Fed decisions on interest rates and monetary policy a signal of...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    The choice of the U.S. Federal Reserve Bank to keep interest rates unchanged and reduce its influence on the national money supply is a sign of belief in the country's economic strength, a Utah economist said. The Federal Reserve Wednesday announced it will begin shrinking the enormous portfolio of bonds accumulated after the 2008 financial crisis to try to sustain the nation's then frail economy.

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  2. AIA Buys Commonwealth Bank's Life Unit for A$3.8 BillionRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    AIA Group Ltd. agreed to buy Commonwealth Bank of Australia's life insurance business for A$3.8 billion in its largest acquisition, making the Hong Kong-based company the largest life insurer in Australia and New Zealand. AIA will team up with Commonwealth Bank for 20 years under the deal to provide life insurance products to customers in Australia and New Zealand, the lender said in a statement Thursday.

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  3. As the Fed Unwinds Its Balance Sheet, Here's How to Watch Your WalletRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    Janet Yellen coughs, and Americans worry they might catch a cold. And though the Fed Chair's rhetoric is inevitably contagious within our economy, there are ways of building up some immunity for your assets and loans.

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  4. Charts Signal Buying Opportunity for NVIDIA: Cramer's 'Off the Charts'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    Jim Cramer's favorite stock, NVIDIA , has soared so high so fast, he doesn't blame those wanting to take a pause. For some perspective on the stock, Cramer did an "Off the Charts segment Wednesday night on Mad Money with Carolyn Boroden, who runs the FibonnacciQueen.com website and also contributes to RealMoney.com .

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  5. Uber's New Brand Chief Explains How She's Fixing the Broken Ride-Hailing StartupRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    Uber's chief brand officer, Bozoma Saint John, has inherited a full list of tasks in her new role, but what's likely at the top of the list is transforming Uber from a tainted, scandal-ridden startup to a ride-hailing service people can feel good about using. Saint John spoke at TechCrunch Disrupt in San Francisco on Wednesday and gave some candid details, ranging from how she was convinced to take the gig to her reaction when former CEO Travis Kalanick resigned in June -- just eight days after she'd joined the company.

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  6. How eSports Leaders Are Making a Business Out of the Professional Gaming MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    Quite the contrary, it continues to grow rapidly. eSports has become a massive, sprawling industry that's no longer restricted to die-hard video gaming fans, with events that claim to rival the Super Bowl in size and audience.

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  7. Albertsons buys Plated, taking bite of $5 billion meal kit industryRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | LA Daily News

    Albertsons Cos. is buying Plated, a meal kit company, in a strategic step for the company to "focus on innovation, personalization, and customization."

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  8. Why American Outdoor Brands, Sasol, and Iovance Biotherapeutics Slumped TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Fox News

    Wednesday was a narrowly mixed day on Wall Street, with broader benchmarks giving up modest amounts of ground even as the Dow Jones Industrials once again outperformed its peers. Investors didn't get any surprises from the Federal Reserve, which said after the two-day meeting of its Federal Open Market Committee that it would make no immediate changes to monetary policy but look to implement moves to reduce the size of its balance sheet in the near future.

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  9. Ohio increases fines to $2.3M against pipeline developerRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Fox News

    Ohio's environmental regulators have more than doubled the proposed fines against a company building a natural gas pipeline from West Virginia to Michigan, saying Wednesday the two sides are at an impasse. The fines now stand at $2.3 million and stem from what the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency says are numerous water and air pollution violations during construction of the $4.2 billion Rover Pipeline.

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  10. Hackers sneaked Into Equifax Systems in MarchRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Fox News

    Trading information and the company logo are displayed on a screen where the stock is traded on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York, U.S., September 8, 2017. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid - RC1B2595D5B0 Hackers roamed undetected in Equifax Inc.'s computer network for more than four months before its security team uncovered the massive data breach, the security firm FireEye Inc. said this week in a confidential note sent to some Equifax customers.

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  11. Fixed-Income Investors Scramble After Fed MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Fox News

    The Federal Reserve is confident in the U.S. economy and is set to roll back its $4.5 trillion balance sheet, sending fixed-income investors scrambling. Nevertheless, bond investors may look to an alternative ETF to hedge against a potentially rising rate environment ahead.

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  12. Dipping Your Toe into the Esg Etf WatersRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Fox News

    Many advisors and investors are concerned about fully implementing their values within portfolios, but there may be a more appealing way to start down the environmental, social and governance, or ESG, path through exchange traded funds.

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  13. Did Uniti Group, Inc. Deserve to Have Its Credit Rating Slashed Today?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Fox News

    As a small player in a pond full of large sharks, Windstream is losing more customers than it is signing up. Sales ticked up by 9.7% in the recently reported second quarter of 2017, but only because of the recently closed Earthlink acquisition .

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  14. Despegar.com goes public on NYSE, raises $332MRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Fox News

    Despegar CEO Damian Scokin on the company's first day of trading as it debuts on the New York Stock Exchange. Latin America's leading online travel company Despegar.com went public on Wednesday on the New York Stock Exchange.

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  15. Analyst: Tesla, Inc. Stock Could Fall 36%Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Fox News

    But the analyst is making headlines again on Wednesday, saying an error in his calculations means his expectations for the stock are even worse. Jeffries analyst Philippe Houchois' bearish outlook for Tesla follows a huge run-up in Tesla's stock price recently.

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  16. Utah lawmakers continue work on 3-digit suicide prevention lineRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    To address the state's continuing rise in suicide deaths, Sen. Daniel Thatcher, R-West Valley City, asked lawmakers Wednesday for support in opening bill files to establish a statewide, three-digit crisis number similar to 911 and text support for the crisis line. "If your house is on fire, you know where to turn for help: You call 911," Thatcher told the Political Subdivisions Interim Committee.

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  17. SpaceX seeks Starlink trademark for satellite broadband serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Neowin.net

    Elon Musk continues to pursue a goal of providing an alternative broadband solution for Earth's information starved population. His SpaceX company has filed papers seeking to trademark the name Starlink for the futuristic endeavor he first proposed back in 2015.

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  18. Puerto Rico Faces Steep Damage as Hurricane Batters IslandRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Hurricane Maria ripped through Puerto Rico, causing potentially billions of dollars in damage and threatening to continue the population exodus that helped push the island into bankruptcy. Maria made landfall in the southeastern part of the U.S. territory Wednesday with winds reaching 155 miles per hour, knocking out electricity across the island.

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  19. Michael Jackson's `Thriller' Hit Stakes Claim on Halloween SalesRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Dancers lined the Atlantic City boardwalk last Halloween to re-create the famous steps from Michael Jackson's "Thriller" video, while a DJ named Prashant taught Bollywood versions of the King of Pop's moves at the Hard Rock Cafe in Seattle. The executors of the late singer's estate have caught on to what disc jockeys and party planners have long known, that "Thriller," released 34 years ago, means Halloween fun for a lot of folks.

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  20. China to Ban Sale of Fossil Fuel Cars in Electric Vehicle PushRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    China will set a deadline for automakers to end sales of fossil-fuel powered vehicles, a move aimed at pushing companies to speed efforts in developing electric vehicles for the world's biggest auto market. Xin Guobin, the vice minister of industry and information technology, said the government is working with other regulators on a timetable to end production and sales.

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