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Charlotte Observer
today, 00:21

Wells Fargo to pay $5 million over failing to stop insider trades

Wells Fargo & Co. agreed to pay $5 million to settle U.S. regulatory claims that its brokerage unit failed to prevent an employee from trading on nonpublic information related to the 2010 acquisition of Burger...

 
climate crisis sit-in targets wall street
Usa Today
yesterday, 23:39

Climate crisis sit-in targets Wall Street

NEW YORK — A day after over 100,000 people marched to warn that climate change is destroying the Earth, more than 1,000 activists blocked parts of Broadway in Manhattan's financial district in a sit-in to protest what...

 
entrepreneurs' 9-to-5 drill is a thing of the past
Usa Today
yesterday, 23:18

Entrepreneurs' 9-to-5 drill is a thing of the past

One of the recurring themes of this column over the years has been the fast-changing nature of work because the very way in which do business has undergone Teutonic shifts in the past generation. I want to re-visit...

 
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Dallas News
yesterday, 22:21

RadioShack turns to a major vendor for help

RadioShack has turned to one of its major suppliers for help, but so far the unidentified company has declined to be part of a rescue effort. The troubled Fort Worth-based consumer electronics retailer said Monday...

 
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Dallas News
yesterday, 22:21

RadioShack turns to a major vendor for help

RadioShack has turned to one of its major suppliers for help, but so far the unidentified company has declined to be part of a rescue effort. The troubled Fort Worth-based consumer electronics retailer said Monday...

 
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Dallas News
yesterday, 22:21

Jitters jolt the stock market

NEW YORK — Worries about the outlook for growth in China and a slide in the price of oil pushed the stock market to its biggest loss in almost seven weeks Monday. Investors are nervous about China after a run of soft...

 
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Alaska Dispatch
today, 00:00

Judge orders state to add language help for voters in Alaska villages

A federal judge directed Alaska election officials on Monday to comply with the federal Voting Rights Act by expanding their language outreach to Yup’ik- and Gwich’in-speaking villagers for the November election. U.S....

 
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Alaska Dispatch
today, 00:00

Family of US Senate candidate Sullivan gives $300K to group backing his campaign

The family of Republican U.S. Senate candidate Dan Sullivan has given another $300,000 to an independent group supporting Sullivan’s campaign, after donating more than $350,000 in advance of the Aug. 19 Republican...

 
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Alaska Dispatch
Sunday, 17:52

Despite similar messages, Senate campaigns say there's no coordination with outside groups

Ask the campaigns of incumbent Democratic U.S. Sen. Mark Begich and his Republican challenger, Dan Sullivan, if they work with the outside groups spending millions of dollars on TV ads on their race, and the answer is...

 
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Charlotte Observer
Friday, 22:47

Democrats say black turnout key to North Carolina Senate contest

WASHINGTON Members of the Congressional Black Caucus on Friday announced that they’ll travel by bus to North Carolina and other states as part of a new drive to get African Americans out to vote in the Nov. 4...

 
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Alaska Dispatch
Friday, 20:56

Parnell names point person for National Guard reforms

Brig. Gen. Jon K. Mott will lead the effort to restore the Alaska National Guard's confidence in its leadership. Mott's appointment by Gov. Sean Parnell on Friday comes a little more than two weeks after an outside...

 
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Alaska Dispatch
Friday, 14:36

Alaska's senators push plans to increase National Guard scrutiny nationwide

Alaska’s two senators proposed congressional action Thursday to clamp down on the National Guard to prevent misconduct from festering the way it has in the scandal-plagued Alaska National Guard. Sen. Lisa Murkowski...

 
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Charlotte Observer
yesterday, 15:16

This melancholy ‘Trip' will leave you musing

For all the splendid scenery, the enticing meals, the appealing wines and the frequently witty banter, “The Trip to Italy” remains a death-affirming film. Writer-director Michael Winterbottom...

 
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Charlotte Observer
yesterday, 14:46

‘The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby': A fragmented meditation on love lost to sorrow

“The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby,” written and directed by Ned Benson, is a strikingly ambitious debut feature. Shot in and around New York, it sets out to chronicle the end of a marriage in...

 
jason aldean is with brittany kerr, tells critics to 'get over it'
Charlotte Observer
yesterday, 13:00

Jason Aldean is with Brittany Kerr, tells critics to 'get over it'

Country singer Jason Aldean defended his relationship with former Bobcats cheerleader Brittany Kerr in the current issue of Billboard magazine. Aldean was photographed kissing the 24-year-old "American Idol"...

 
théoden janes: ironman training is no joke
Charlotte Observer
yesterday, 10:53

Théoden Janes: Ironman training is no joke

This was a typical conversation with my wife over the summer: Me: “I have to go for another long bike ride on Saturday.” Her: “Of course you do. How long?” Me:...

 
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Charlotte Observer
yesterday, 10:31

Review: Kenny Chesney shows the way on new album

Kenny Chesney, "The Big Revival" (Blue Chair/Columbia) Kenny Chesney took a year off before recording his new album, "The Big Revival," and it shows. Cohesive in scope, "The Big Revival"...

 
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Charlotte Observer
Sunday, 06:11

What to Watch on Sunday: ‘Good Wife' season starts after the ‘Madam Secretary' debut

The Good Wife (9:30pm, CBS) - Season 6 begins (hallelujah!) with Alicia refusing to run for State's Attorney despite Eli's attempts to persuade her to launch a campaign. Meanwhile, Diane considers joining...

 

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prospects flank martin hanzal in preseason opener
AZCentral
12 min. ago

Prospects flank Martin Hanzal in preseason opener

The exit of winger Radim Vrbata via free agency, spurred by a lucrative offer from the Vancouver Canucks, stirred a mix of emotions for longtime linemate Martin Hanzal. While the Coyotes center was certainly pleased...

 
gary larocque off diamondbacks' list of gm candidates
AZCentral
43 min. ago

Gary LaRocque off Diamondbacks' list of GM candidates

MINNEAPOLIS –Cross another name off the Diamondbacks' list of general-manager candidates after St. Louis Cardinals farm directorGary LaRocque took himself out of the running on Monday. LaRocque was thought within the...

 
trumbo, d-backs finally figure out nolasco
AZCentral
47 min. ago

Trumbo, D-Backs finally figure out Nolasco

MINNEAPOLIS – Mark Trumbo has heard about Target Field's reputation as a hitter's park, only he hasn't found that the perception stands up to the rigors of firsthand experience. "I've always found it to play...

 
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Dallas News
57 min. ago

Two positives and two negatives from the Cowboys' win over the Rams on Sunday

Mobile users click here to view the video SportsDayDFW's Jon Machota breaks down the positives and the negatives from the Cowboys' huge comeback win over the Rams on Sunday.

 
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Dallas News
57 min. ago

Gosselin: Tony Romo is getting the John Elway treatment

SportsDay columnist Rick "Goose" Gosselin hosted a chat Monday morning to talk everything sports. Here are some of the highlights: Question: Tony Romo had his best game so far, I acknowledge that. But the...

 
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Dallas News
today, 00:39

Cinderella story of 31-year-old rookie overshadows key development for Rangers

ARLINGTON — Guilder Rodriguez had his Cinderella night for the Rangers on Monday. Years from now, when he is a coach or a manager, Rodriguez will tell one more time the story of his line-drive single in the seventh...

 
 

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