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  1. Takeaway from Fed meeting: Expect a rate increase this yearRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Tribune

    Expectations have grown that sometime this year, the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates from record lows. The only question seems to be when.

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  2. Homes in contract in U.S. slip 1.8% in June; tight supply blamedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    The E-Edition includes all of the news, comics, classifieds and advertisements of the newspaper. And it's available to subscribers before 6 a.m. every day.

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  3. Federal Reserve in no rush to raise ratesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    The Federal Reserve appears to be on track to raise interest rates later this year but signaled on Wednesday that it wants to see further economic gains and higher inflation before doing so. A statement from the Fed after its latest policy meeting provided no timetable.

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  4. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Business Wire

    All comparisons included in this release are for the second quart... )--Fitch Ratings has affirmed the 'AA-' rating on the Forest City Southern Group, LLC. , Taxable Military Housing Revenue Class I Bonds which includes the following t... )--AAC Holdings, Inc. offered the following comments in response to an indictment returned by a grand jury and unsealed today in connection with an inves... )--First Trust Mortgage Income Fund announced today that the Board of Trustees of the Fund has approved certain changes to the Fund's investmen... )--TIER REIT, Inc. announced today that the Company will release its second quarter 2015 financial results on Wednesday, August 5, 2015, after the close of tradin... )--Holliday Fenoglio Fowler, L.P. announced today that it has secured a $165.75M refinancing for a 25-property, four million-square-foot light industrial portfolio.

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  5. Brooksville council increases tax rate a " but it could come back downRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | St. Petersburg Times

    During a workshop this week, City Council members agreed to nudge the general fund tax rate up slightly for advertising purposes, but also indicated they will likely keep the rate at its current level when they vote on the 2015-16 budget in September. On Monday, the council will formally consider setting the tax rate at 7 mills for the tax notices that are mailed out each year to inform property owners of the worst-case scenario for the coming year.

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  6. WYCF: Urgent attention needed to develop health care affordable to allRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Daily Herald

    She made the comments Wednesday in reaction to statements made by Vice President of St. Maarten Seniors and Pensioners Association, Raymond Jessurun at the United Nations Open-Ended Working Group on Ageing conference in New York recently. At that forum Jessurun highlighted the human rights perspective of persons with dementia in low-and high- income countries.

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  7. Navigating the school signup processRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Pinellas County parents can find back-to-school information at pcsb.org. Here are a few highlights for families who are not yet registered: Any new student going into kindergarten, sixth or ninth grade will be assigned to a zoned school.

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  8. 'Craft' sake is 'latest trend' in USRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Drinks Business

    A Maine resident, Dan Ford has created his own sake in the belief that premium rice wine is "an untapped market", reported the Associated Press . Ford, who developed a taste for sake when he was in Japan launched Blue Current Brewery, a craft producer with a focus on high-end sake.

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  9. Cape leads nation in 'underemployment'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cape Cod Times

    Barnstable County has the highest “underemployment” rate in the country for highly educated individuals, according to a recent report from Chmura Economics & Analytics, a Richmond, Virginia-based research and consulting company. Chmura defines an underemployed worker as someone employed in a position below his or her level of qualifications.

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  10. Inheritance 101: How to Leave Your Home to Your KidsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Credit.com

    For many of you, your home is probably your most valuable asset and it's likely that you are very clear about whom you want to end up with it when you die. For example, if you are a parent you probably want your children to inherit your home.

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  11. Not So FAFSA: How to Avoid a Student Aid ScamRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Credit.com

    As July melts into August, many college-age students are once again turning their thoughts to that beast of complexity, the FAFSA form - which students must fill out if they want to receive financial aid. While there are many reputable companies that help prepare FAFSA forms, there are a number of parasites out there as well.

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  12. Share of Seriously Underwater Foreclosure Properties Drops to New LowRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Natl. Relocation & Real Estate

    RealtyTracA recently released its Q2 2015 U.S. Home Equity & Underwater Report, which shows that as of the end of the second quarter there were 7,443,580 U.S. residential properties that were seriously underwater-where the combined loan amount secured by the property is at least 25 percent higher than the property's estimated market value-representing 13.3 percent of all properties with a mortgage.

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  13. Sydney property market shows every sign of price bubble: Nobel LaureateRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ABC News

    ELEANOR HALL: A Nobel Prize Laureate is warning that Sydney's real estate market is showing every sign of being in a dangerous price bubble. Professor Vernon Smith, who was honoured for his work in experimental economics, says Australia needs to learn lessons from the subprime mortgage bubble in the United States which led to the global financial crisis.

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  14. Collins introduces legislation to free small businesses of 'burdensome government regulations'Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Grand Island Pennysaver

    Congressman Chris Collins, R-NY-27, today released the following statement after introducing the Small Business Regulatory Sunset Act, which aims to reduce what he called excessive regulations hurting small businesses: "Small business is the economic engine that drives our economy," Collins said. "To unleash the good-paying job opportunities and economic benefits small businesses provide for Western New York, we need to reduce burdensome regulations.

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  15. House committee votes out reg relief billsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NAFCU

    NAFCU Vice President of Legislative Affairs Brad Thaler thanked the leaders of the House Financial Services Committee for their successful mark-up of several regulatory relief measures, which concluded Wednesday, and urged lawmakers' continued support of the NAFCU-backed bills. "We appreciate the committee's dedication to furthering credit union regulatory relief and for advancing these important measures," Thaler said.

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  16. RBA's Glenn Stevens says bank capital standards a 'work in progress'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Glenn Stevens says: "it is a matter of balancing how much tail risk we are prepared to leave in the system and what the cost is of taking some of that tail risk out". It can't be known whether the higher levels of capital being imposed on banks will be sufficient to protect the financial system from another crisis, says Reserve Bank governor Glenn Stevens.

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  17. Betterment Tops 100,000 Customers And $2.5B Under ManagementRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | TechCrunch

    The company has managed to woo over 100,000 customers to its algorithm based investment service and has grown its assets under management to $2.5 billion. "It took us about 4.5 years to add the first 1.2 billion, but in the last six months we've added another 1.3b to now manage 2.5," says Jon Stein, Betterment's chief executive.

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  18. Down Home: Government must back off from housing marketRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Martinsburg Journal

    As so often is the case, good news about the economy is being reacted to by some economists and politicians who fear it will not last. The housing market, one of the key factors in our economy, seems to be booming.

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  19. Mitsubishi Electric Announces Consolidated Financial Results for the First Quarter of Fiscal 2016Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Business Wire

    The full document on Mitsubishi Electric's financial results can be accessed at the following link: www.MitsubishiElectric.com/news The business environment in the first quarter of the fiscal year 2016 experienced a continued trend of buoyancy in the U.S. and gradual economic recovery in Europe, in addition to the Japanese market gradually recovering in capital expenditures with from the impact of the rise in consumption taxes receding. Meanwhile, China and other East Asian markets experienced a continued slowdown, while some emerging markets saw higher levels of economic stagnation.

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  20. NRC hears report on consumer protection reformRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Pattaya Mail

    The National Reform Council committee on consumer protection reform has delivered its report on raising the standards of Thailand's consumer protection policies. The committee's main topics included reforming consumer protection agencies, policies dealing with products deemed unsafe for consumers, policies dealing with accountability for faulty products, reforming consumer protection in the media and information consumption, and policies dealing with those who have been affected by public services.

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