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  1. Judge upholds time limit for Libertarian Party to collect ballot signaturesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Concord Monitor

    Efforts by the Libertarian Party to win back its official listing on New Hampshire ballots received a setback Thursday when a federal judge upheld a 2014 state law that puts a time limit on the period during which the party can gather the thousands of necessary supporting signatures. The law in question, HB 1542, "prescribes a reasonable and nondiscriminatory ballot-access restriction that is justified by the state's interest in requiring political parties to demonstrate a sufficient level of support," wrote U.S. District Court Judge Paul Barbadoro in a decision, which rejects a challenge to the law filed by the American Civil Liberties Union on behalf of the Libertarian Party of New Hampshire.

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  2. Across U.S., many utilities are battling net meteringRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Concord Monitor

    ReVision Energy employees Steve Dzubak and Jared Cobb install a solar panel on the roof of a Concord home on Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015. In total, 25 panels will be installed and will supply the homeowner with more power than he is expected to use.

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  3. Nationstar to give $30 million for distressed homeowners in MilwaukeeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    Nationstar Mortgage will provide up to $30 million to financially troubled Milwaukee homeowners under an agreement to be announced by city officials Friday. The announcement comes after months of negotiations and as public hearings are set to begin next week on the city's role in financing the proposed $500 million Milwaukee Bucks arena.

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

    1 hr ago | Business Wire

    Jason Derulo Joins "Macy's Presents Fashion's Front Row" the Hottest Fashion and Music Spectacle During New York Fashion Week )--Macy's Presents Fashion's Front Row adds international superstar Jason Derulo to the fall season's biggest fashion, dance and music event.

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  5. Samsung Pay beta program launches in the USRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SlashGear.com

    Preparing for its late September launch , Samsung has just kicked off the beta testing stage for its much delayed Samsung Pay system in the US. As you would expect, however, the beta is invite-only, so you better fall in line if you want to try out what could be the holy grail of wireless payment systems.

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  6. U.S. pending home sales rose modestly in JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KBCI CBS 2

    Slightly more Americans signed contracts to buy homes in July, as pending sales edged up after dipping in June. The National Association of Realtors said Thursday that its seasonally adjusted pending home sales index rose 0.5 percent to 110.9 last month.

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  7. Credit card debt tops 10 percent of income statewideRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Barnstable Patriot

    Barnstable County residents, on average, carry credit card debt equal to 10.2 percent of their income and 4.4 percent of their wealth, ranking the second-lowest in Massachusetts. Statewide, average credit card debt is 10.3 percent of per capita income and 7.9 percent of per capita wealth, according to a recent study by financial advice website SmartAsset.

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  8. Vetr Inc. Downgrades KeyBanc to BuyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    They presently have a $15.50 price target on the financial services provider's stock. Vetr 's price objective points to a potential upside of 11.67% from the company's current price.

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  9. Vetr Inc. Lowers Ocwen Financial Corp to BuyRead the original story

    1 hr ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    They currently have a $8.02 price objective on the stock. Vetr 's price objective would suggest a potential upside of 12.01% from the stock's current price.

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  10. What Exactly Is a Pension?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Credit.com

    Pensions and retirement aren't just for old people to worry about. Whether you are starting your first job or counting down the last few days in your office, understanding retirement account options can be the difference between the future you want and years of regret.

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  11. Will Taking a New Job Hurt My Homebuying Chances?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Credit.com

    A reader asked us recently how much impact an unanticipated job change could have on his ability to get a mortgage . "I found a better job," he wrote.

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  12. Access Shock': It's how Doctor Obama keeps premiums downRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | MDJonline.com

    As the second anniversary of Obamacare's launch draws near, the law has neither improved care nor lowered costs.

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  13. Boulder ponders short-term vacation rental rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Camera

    People who rent out rooms in the Boulder homes they live in will be able to continue that practice with relatively few regulations, while those who don't live in their homes may face more restrictions. The Boulder City Council late Thursday was still debating an ordinance that would legalize and regulate vacation rentals, but after hearing testimony from dozens of people who use short-term rentals to make ends meet and facilitate their lifestyles, council members agreed that people who live in Boulder should have ways to make some money off their property.

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  14. 35Express officials give update on projectRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Small-business owners and curious residents gathered in the food court of the Golden Triangle Mall on Thursday morning for the latest update on the 35Express project. Officials from the highway expansion were on hand with fresh renderings of construction that is complete and construction that is to come as the project continues to move toward its mid-2017 deadline.

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  15. PACE loans now subordinate to first-lien mortgagesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NAFCU

    The Federal Housing Administration said Property Assessed Clean Energy loans that help mortgage borrowers finance environmentally friendly home upgrades are subordinate to a first-lien mortgage. The administration also announced a new initiative allowing borrowers to take out higher loan amounts to finance energy improvements.

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  16. Policy StudiesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | InsiderOnline

    Mortgage-related deductions benefit homebuyers who itemize, and income tax itemizers tend to be middle and higher income earners. However, these tax benefits could be tailored to reduce the cost of home ownership for families in the lowest income quintiles by making a limited tax credit available to non-itemizers.

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  17. Chartiers Valley considers withholding payments to charter schools until budget impasse endsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    The Chartiers Valley School District is exploring the possibility of withholding payments to charter schools and the state retirement program as a response to the lack of a state budget. Superintendent Brian White said at a Tuesday meeting that he received a letter from the Pennsylvania School Boards Association stating that withholding the payments is an option for districts until a state budget is passed.

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  18. While Many Panicked, a Japanese Day Trader Made $34 MillionRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    While a lot of investors were hitting the panic button Monday, a Japanese day trader who'd made a big bet against the market timed the bottom almost perfectly and narrated a play-by-play of the trade to his 40,000 Twitter followers. He claims to have walked away with $34 million.

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  19. Sleeping on the Job Pays as Barclays Seeks Japan Research EdgeRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Barclays Plc is seeking to expand and deepen its equity research coverage in Japan even as it cuts jobs elsewhere. For analyst Atsuro Takemura, that means sleeping on the job.

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  20. Uber and the Great Taxicab CollapseRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Reason Magazine

    When Andrew Murstein hired pop music super star Nicki Minaj to headline his son Matt's Bar Mitzvah, it was an unusually conspicuous flaunting of wealth by one of New York City's leading taxi cab magnates. Newsweek estimates that Minaj might have been paid as much as half a million for the gig, which entailed taking a personal photo with every single boy and girl in attendance.

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