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  1. Pending storm prompts some shoppers to prepareRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    Residents snapped up bottled water and batteries Friday at Central Florida grocery stores, as many said they were hoping to get in front of a rush of shoppers to prepare for Tropical Storm Erika. Robin Daily of Orlando said she is haunted by the 2004 hurricane season, when she lost power for three weeks because of hurricanes Charley, Frances and Jeanne.

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  2. Cellular, Wi-Fi Spar Over SpectrumRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | EETimes

    In an exchange of letters to U.S. regulators, cellular and Wi-Fi interests turned up the volume in their ongoing debate over sharing unlicensed spectrum. The Wi-Fi Alliance asked the Federal Communications Commission to withhold certification of LTE-Unlicensed equipment, a position contested by a group of cellular vendors including Qualcomm.

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  3. Google Tests Home-Services Search, Taking on Yelp, Angie's ListRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    The Web company is testing a new feature in the San Francisco area that lets local businesses promote their services in a special box at the top of some search results, Google said on a website Friday. Services include locksmiths, plumbers, home cleaners and repair specialists.

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  4. Apple Music Executive Ian Rogers Leaves After Debut of ServiceRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Apple Inc. said music executive Ian Rogers is leaving the company, a surprise departure coming a couple of months after the debut of a new service he helped create. Rogers joined Apple with the company's $3 billion purchase of Beats Electronics in August 2014, and oversaw the online radio operation of Apple Music, including the station Beats 1. He is leaving for an unspecified job in Europe, according to a person with knowledge of the matter who wasn't authorized to speak publicly and asked not to be named.

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  5. American Consumers Keep Spending, Largely Dismiss Stock SlumpRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Americans kept spending in July, and sentiment barely wavered this month as stocks plunged, keeping intact prospects that consumers will continue to drive growth. Purchases climbed 0.3 percent, the same as in June, according to Commerce Department figures issued Friday in Washington.

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  6. BofA Shareholders Urged by CtW to Split Chairman-CEO RolesRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    The bank is holding a Sept. 22 vote to approve bylaw changes that allowed Moynihan to add the chairman title last year.

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  7. AshleyMadison Chief Biderman Steps Down a Week After HackRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Noel Biderman, who led Toronto-based Avid Life Media Inc., is no longer with the company, according to a statement released Friday. "This change is in the best interest of the company and allows us to continue to provide support to our members and dedicated employees," Avid Life said in the statement.

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  8. HSBC Says 275,000 Delayed Payments to Be Completed by SaturdayRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    HSBC Holdings Plc said most of the 275,000 payments from U.K. business customers it failed to process Friday will be completed by the end of the day after a software problem held up transactions before a long weekend. The system breakdown resulted from an information- technology glitch and isn't related to hacking or criminal activity, according to a person with knowledge of the matter, who asked not to be identified because an internal investigation by the bank is private.

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  9. Uber Said to Be Close to $1.4 Billion Financing for China UnitRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Uber Technologies Inc., the car-booking company, is close to completing a round of fundraising of about $1.4 billion for its business in China, people familiar with the matter said. Uber China attracted investors including Baidu Inc., a unit of China's Citic Group Corp. and China Life Insurance Co., the people said, asking not to be identified as the information is confidential.

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  10. Baxalta Said in Talks to Buy Drugmaker to Boost IndependenceRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Baxalta is working with bankers on the acquisition of a U.S.-based hematology-oncology specialist valued at about $2 billion, said the people, who asked not to be identified because the information is private. The discussions continue and there is no certainty a deal will be reached.

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  11. Canada Banks' - Phony' Profitable Quarter Belies Future TroubleRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    All of the country's six largest lenders reported third- quarter profit this week that beat analysts' estimates, helped by higher earnings in Canadian personal and commercial banking. Still, analysts including National Bank Financial's Peter Routledge say trouble is lurking as cost cuts and low loan-loss provisions compensated for slowing revenue growth.

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  12. Stock Market's Wild Week Actually Followed a Familiar PatternRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    NEW YORK -- The stock market appeared to have gone crazy this week, but there actually was a method to its madness. In fact, stocks followed a familiar pattern of having a huge selloff followed by several days of big swings up and down.

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  13. Why This Week's Rally in Crude Oil Is OverRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    NEW YORK -- The rally in the October crude oil futures contract from this week's low near $38 to the current $45 level has occurred with perfectly impulsive symmetry and is mature. Active traders should prepare for an immediate pullback toward $41.50 in the October futures contract traded at the New York Mercantile Exchange, and the $21 level in ProShares Ultra DJ-UBS Crude Oil , in the coming two to four days! Then, an even stronger rise than seen this week should take crude oil futures toward $51, plus or minus $1, and the ProShares ETF toward 30, plus or minus $1, in late September to mid-October.

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  14. Aeropostale Is Struggling to Stay AliveRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    Thursday evening, Aeropostale reported an adjusted loss per share of 56 cents, missing analyst estimates for a loss of 55 cents a share. Same-store sales plunged 8%, with worrisome declines in both boys and girls apparel in the lead up to the back to school shopping season.

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  15. Stock Losses Accelerate as Investors Fear September Rate HikeRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    NEW YORK -- Stock losses accelerated by mid-afternoon Friday as Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer kept noncommittal on when an interest rate hike could occur, but didn't rule out September. The S&P 500 was down 0.48%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.63%, and the Nasdaq slid 0.27%.

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  16. Only a Rate Hike Will Settle This Market's Nerves, Says AnalystRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    NEW YORK -- The market won't find its footing until after the Federal Reserve pulls the trigger and raises rates, says Craig Erlam, senior market analyst at financial services and forex specialty firm Oanda . "We need to get the rate hike out of the way," said Erlam, who is based in London.

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  17. Cramer -- Ulta Salon Delivers 'Magnificent' Earnings, AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

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  18. 3 Amazing Backpacks Under $100 for Back to School SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    NEW YORK -- Backpacks are no longer just boring pieces of material mean to hold a textbook and some pens -- they've become important fashion accessories with essential storage options for teens and young adults. "The athleisure and comfort trends are likely extending to accessories -- backpacks are very practical, and work well with the activewear that consumers are wearing on a regular basis," said Beth Goldstein, NPD Group executive director and industry analyst, fashion footwear and accessories via email.

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  19. Apple Still Cashing In on China - And It's Not AloneRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

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  20. Twitter Can Help You Cash In on Corporate EarningsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

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