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  1. UPDATE 1-United Airlines CEO doubles down on growth strategy as stock rides tailwindRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Reuters

    With many rival airlines scaling back plans to add travel routes and seats in a bid to protect margins, Oscar Munoz is taking United Airlines in a different direction. United Airlines Chief Executive Officer Oscar Munoz poses for pictures in his office at the company's headquarters in Chicago, Illinois, U.S., November 14, 2018.

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  2. Olympus unit pleads guilty to resolve U.S. duodenoscope probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 10 | Reuters

    An Olympus Corp subsidiary pleaded guilty on Monday and agreed to pay $85 million to resolve charges that it failed to file reports with U.S. regulators regarding infections connected to its duodenoscopes while continuing to sell the medical devices used to view the gastrointestinal tract. Olympus Medical Systems Corp and Hisao Yabe, a former senior executive at the company in Japan, pleaded guilty in federal court in Newark, New Jersey to distributing misbranded medical devices, the U.S. Justice Department said.

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  3. TREASURIES-U.S. yield curve steepens on bets for rate-hike pauseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | Reuters

    Bets that the end of the U.S. central bank's rate-hike campaign is on the horizon and a rally in oil prices after an OPEC deal to reduce output briefly reduced demand for safe-haven U.S. government debt, analysts said. "The market is really fading the idea that the Fed can keep raising rates without slowing the economy," said Robert Tipp, chief investment strategist at PGIM Fixed Income in Newark, New Jersey.

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  4. U.S. indicts Iranian hackers responsible for deploying 'SamSam' ransomwareRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 28 | Reuters

    The United States on Wednesday indicted two Iranians for launching a major cyber attack using ransomware known as "SamSam" and sanctioned two others for helping exchange the ransom payments from Bitcoin digital currency into rials. The 34-month long hacking scheme wreaked havoc on hospitals, schools, companies and government agencies, including the cities of Atlanta, Georgia, and Newark, New Jersey, causing over $30 million in losses to victims and allowing the alleged hackers to collect over $6 million in ransom payments.

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  5. 'Bridgegate' convictions of ex-aides to NJ governor partially reversedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 27 | Reuters

    A federal appeals court on Tuesday partially overturned the convictions of two onetime associates of former New Jersey Governor Chris Christie over the "Bridgegate" lane-closing scandal that helped scuttle his presidential ambitions. FILE PHOTO: Former deputy executive director of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey Bill Baroni is pictured as he leaves the court following his sentencing in Newark, New Jersey, U.S., March 29, 2017.

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  6. Wall Street sells off again as retail, energy struggleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 20 | Reuters

    U.S. stocks sold off for a second day on Tuesday as energy shares dropped with oil prices, and retailers including Target and Kohl's sank after weak earnings and forecasts, fueling worries about economic growth. The Nasdaq closed at its lowest level in more than seven months while the S&P 500 and Dow ended at their lowest since late October, a day after Apple , internet and other technology shares dropped, further shaking confidence in a group of stocks that has propelled the long bull market.

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  7. Prudential Financial profit rises as life insurance offsets annuities weaknessRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2018 | Reuters

    Prudential, the largest U.S. insurer by assets, said it earned $1.35 billion, or $3.15 per share, in adjusted operating profit after-tax for the third quarter, up from $1.32 billion or $3.01 per share, a year earlier. Analysts had expected $3.16 per share, according to according to Refinitiv data.

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  8. TREASURIES-U.S. yields fall as elections split control of U.S. CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2018 | Reuters

    As expected, the Democrats gained control of the House of Representatives, while Republicans increased their majority in the Senate. Analysts expect political gridlock that would hamper passage of major fiscal measures.

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  9. Facing long Senate odds, Democrats must first secure New JerseyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2018 | Reuters

    Bob Hugin, the Republican candidate for the U.S. Senate race in New Jersey, gestures as New Jersey Senator Bob Menendez, the Democrat candidate, looks on during a debate in Newark, New Jersey, U.S., October 24, 2018. Julio Cortez/Pool via Reuters Bob Menendez, 64, has held the seat for more than a decade as a powerful force in Washington, while representing a state that has not sent a Republican to the U.S. Senate in 46 years.

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  10. S&P falls on interest rate, trade concerns; P&G lifts DowRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2018 | Reuters

    The U.S. benchmark S&P 500 stock index edged lower on Friday as strong earnings from Procter & Gamble Co , which erased early gains to end 1.1 percent lower after the industrial conglomerate said it was seeing slower growth in China and that tariffs would potentially cost it "hundreds of millions" of dollars in 2019. U.S. home sales fell in September by the most in over two years as the housing market continued to struggle despite strength across the broader economy.

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  11. 'Jersey Shore' star Sorrentino sentenced to eight months for tax evasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2018 | Reuters

    Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino, star of the reality television show "The Jersey Shore," was sentenced to eight months in prison on Friday after pleading guilty to tax evasion. FILE PHOTO: Television personality Mike Sorrentino arrives at the 2013 MTV Movie Awards in Culver City, California April 14, 2013.

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  12. UPDATE 1-Steady U.S. wage growth lifts investors inflation viewRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2018 | Reuters

    The U.S. bond market's gauges on investors' inflation outlook rose on Friday as government data showed a steady rise in wages and the jobless rate hitting a 49-year low in September, hinting at some building in price pressure. The latest labor figures reinforced the view that domestic wage inflation is accelerating, which would allow the Federal Reserve is keeping raising short-term borrowing costs gradually in an effort to keep the economy from overheating.

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  13. Pope opens major bishops meeting in febrile atmosphere of sex abuse scandalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2018 | Reuters

    Pope Francis opened a gathering of bishops on Wednesday with the Catholic Church in a swirling state of crisis over sex abuse, urging its leaders not to let the next generation's faith be snuffed out "by our own shortcomings, mistakes and sins". Pope Francis arrives to lead a synodal meeting on the role of young people in the Church, at the Vatican, October 3, 2018.

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  14. Trump cites 'American defiance' in 9/11 tribute to victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2018 | Reuters

    President Donald Trump on Tuesday praised the men and women of United Flight 93 for saving countless lives when they struggled with hijackers on Sept. 11, 2001, and called the field where the plane went down a monument to "American defiance."

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  15. Wall Street drops on tariff worries, with Apple in crosshairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2018 | Reuters

    Wall Street's major indexes fell on Friday as U.S. President Donald Trump raised the possibility of additional tariffs on Chinese imports and Apple Inc indicated that some of its products could be subjected to such levies. U.S. stocks were lower for most of Friday's session but dipped further in the last half-hour of trading on reports that Apple products, including the Apple Watch and AirPods, would be slapped with duties.

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  16. World stock markets fall on trade fears and rate hike worriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2018 | Reuters

    World share indexes registered their biggest weekly declines in almost six months in a volatile session on Friday as investors weighed solid U.S. economic data against expectations for higher interest rates and U.S. trade tensions on multiple fronts. U.S. job growth accelerated in August and wages notched their largest annual increase in more than nine years, cementing expectations for a third U.S. Federal Reserve interest rate hike for the year in late September.

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  17. Prudential launches consumer-direct insurance, investing serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2018 | Reuters

    Prudential is going straight to consumers with its insurance and investment products for the first time in its 143-year history, a move that follows rivals and startups which are already well established in the field. The direct-to-consumer service marks a sea change for Newark, New Jersey-based Prudential, the largest U.S. life insurance company by assets, managing $1.4 trillion, according to a filing.

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  18. Us Stocks-Wall St rallies as Powell stays on rate-hike courseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2018 | Reuters

    The Fed's current approach to rate increases is designed to keep job growth as strong as possible and inflation under control, Powell said. His comments did little to change market expectations of a rate hike in September and perhaps again in December.

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  19. UPDATE 1-Insurer Prudential misses profit estimates on weaker annuities incomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2018 | Reuters

    Prudential Financial Inc on Wednesday missed Wall Street estimates for quarterly profit, hurt by weaker results at its annuities business. Prudential, the second largest U.S. life insurer, said adjusted operating income at its individual annuities unit fell 17 percent to $507 million in the second quarter ended June 30. Annuities are long term investments an individual makes with an insurance company specifically for retirement purposes.

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  20. Us Stocks-Facebook sends Nasdaq tumbling, but trade optimism boosts DowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2018 | Reuters

    Facebook shares dived 19.0 percent, their biggest ever one-day percentage drop, after the social media giant forecast years of lower profit margins. The decline in Facebook shares weighed on the S&P 500 technology index .SPLRCT, which dropped 1.6 percent.

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