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  1. Liza Horvath, Senior Advocate: Courtroom battles in estates rages onRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Monterey County Herald

    Messy legal showdowns seem to be the norm when a sizable estate is at stake and the scenario rages on in both local and national courtrooms. One local woman - not to be named here - died in 2007 and the only “distributions” from her substantial estate have been to the IRS for taxes and to estate litigation attorneys as her adult children continue to disagree.

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  2. Protect your information after a data breachRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | USA Today

    Protect your information after a data breach Don't doom yourself to a fate of identity theft. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1I8qW6n That's certainly the new reality for many Americans whose personal information was revealed in data breaches in the past two weeks.

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  3. UPDATE 1-Chicago's budget deficits to persist -city analysisRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Reuters

    Budget deficits are projected to persist for Chicago as pension and debt costs gobble up more revenue, according to an annual financial analysis released by the city on Friday. While the report projects that fiscal 2016 expenditures will outstrip revenue by $232.6 million, the lowest gap since 2008, additional pension and debt payments would push the deficit to $425.6 million.

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  4. Goldman tentatively agrees to pay $270 mln to settle lawsuit -sourceRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Reuters

    Goldman Sachs Group Inc has tentatively agreed to pay about $270 million to settle a lawsuit by investors, according to a source familiar with the matter. Pension funds led by NECA-IBEW Health & Welfare Fund of Illinois accused the bank of misleading investors about the risks associated with mortgage securities offerings.

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  5. Javelin Mortgage Investment And The Growing Discount To BookRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Seeking Alpha

    When an mREIT is repurchasing shares at a discount to book value it functions like liquidating assets at book value and then buying them at a discount. Javelin Mortgage Investment trades at an enormous discount to their last reported book value.

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  6. What the Boss Makes: CEO pay getting more ire from shareholdersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | San Jose Mercury News

    John Hammergren no longer has a company chauffeur to drive him around. Which is not to say he's hurting: He earned $24.8 million running pharmaceutical distributor McKesson last year, making him the sixth-highest paid CEO in the Bay Area.

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  7. Who are the radical rabbis inspiring Israel's most violent Jewish settlers?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Independent

    Those seeking justification for violence may find in the sometimes quiet but always menacing words of rabbis just what they are looking for While Israeli politicians have roundly condemned the deadly arson attack on a West Bank Palestinian home, no conciliatory words are to be expected from the extremist rabbis who have spent years inciting such violence. The Hebrew words "revenge" and "long live the messiah" spray-painted on the charred building suggest extremist settlers are to blame, and the Israeli army deemed the incident "Jewish terror".

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  8. While the Federal Reserve dithers, inflation is creeping ever upwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies Reporting on the Federal Reserve's non-committal commitment to raising interest rates is beginning to reek of desperation.

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  9. Business HighlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The New Zealand Herald

    " As drivers, shippers and airlines continue to enjoy lower fuel prices, the oil industry is responding to much lower profits with sharp cuts in spending and employment that are hurting economic growth. Low oil and gas prices are good for the overall economy because they reduce costs for consumers and business.

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  10. Social Security Cuts Are ComingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Townhall

    Social Security is known as the "third rail" of politics because of how politically sensitive it is. Democrats accuse Republicans of trying to take away your Social Security every campaign cycle, it seems.

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  11. Clintons earned nearly $141M from '07 to '14Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Click Orlando

    Hillary and Bill Clinton earned nearly $141 million over the course of eight years and paid $43 million in federal taxes, according to tax returns her campaign released Friday. In a lengthy statement and on her campaign website, Clinton detailed that she and her husband, former President Bill Clinton, paid more than $43 million in federal taxes from 2007 to 2014, over $13 million in state taxes and donated nearly $15 million to charity over the same period.

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  12. a Ceo raised his company's minimum wage to $70,000 a year, and some employees quit because of itRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Gravity Payments , announced he was raising the company's minimum salary to $70,000 a year, he was met with overwhelming enthusiasm. "Everyone start[ed] screaming and cheering and just going crazy," Price told Business Insider shortly after he broke the news One employee told him the raise would allow him to fly his mom out from Puerto Rico to visit him in Seattle.

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  13. Wage Growth Shocker Pushes Mortgage Rates to 2-Month LowsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Mortgage News Daily

    Get out your calendar. Flip, swipe, or glance back at May 29th. That's where we have to go to see mortgage rates any lower than they are today.

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  14. PERS rate decision could hit local governments hardRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Newberg Graphic

    Lower rate of return means higher contributions from school districts, cities, counties A lower assumed rate of return on investments will result in higher future contributions by state and local governments to Oregon’s public-pension system and slightly smaller payments to pre-1996 workers who retire after Dec. 1. The decision Friday ...

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  15. Years after Superstorm Sandy, residents still struggle with stress, recovery effortsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | ScienceBlogs

    Superstorm Sandy came ashore nearly three years ago, pummeling the New England and Mid-Atlantic coast and becoming one of the deadliest and costliest storms to ever hit the U.S. This week, the Sandy Child and Family Health Study released two new reports finding that the health impacts of Sandy continue to linger, illustrating the deep mental footprint left by catastrophic disasters and the challenges of long-term recovery. Led by researchers at Rutgers University and New York University, the Sandy Child and Family Health Study is based on 1,000 face-to-face interviews with adults in the nine most-affected counties in New Jersey, with questions related to evacuation and recovery as well as health and well-being.

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  16. State pension plans putting politics above retirementsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Reuters

    State public pension funds love buying shares in local companies, but it is not so much a matter of "buying what you know" as "buying shares of companies with political clout." A new study of equity holdings of self-managed state public pension funds finds that they have not only a bias towards in-state companies, but in particular towards those with political connections and influence.

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  17. MBS Recap: Bond Markets Thrive on Wage Growth Let-DownRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Mortgage News Daily

    Bottom Right Default State Name: State Name underscore: State Name dash: State Name lower underscore: State Name lower dash: State Name lower: State Abbreviation: State Abbreviation Lower: If you've been following the MBS Commentary, you know what a big deal this afternoon could be . Markets have been preparing for it for weeks and MBS Live members have been on top of those movements every step of the way.

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  18. Calpers Bets on Oil Firms Then Agitates for ChangeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Barron's

    Families with a taste for social-impact investing - the art of actively leveraging profit-seeking investments for the greater good - can learn a lot from the California Public Employees' Retirement System, or Calpers , the state's $305-billion-asset A pension system. Earlier this year, the nation's largest pension fund A quietly told its 400 member in-house asset-management team and 212 external fund managers that they had to articulate precisely how environmental, A social, and governance risks were assessed and factored into their investment process.

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  19. IRS Summertime Tax TipsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WebCPA

    The Internal Revenue Service regularly provides tax tips via email to provide timely reminders to taxpayers and preparers about tax breaks and requirements year-round, and its advice can be particularly helpful this summer. If your clients rent a home to others, they usually must report the rental income on their tax returns.

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  20. NY health exchange premiums to rise Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Times Herald-Record

    Individuals and families buying health insurance in New York's health exchange can expect their premiums to rise 7.1 percent next year, the state Department of Financial Services said Friday, an increase of two percentage points over 2015.

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