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why investors expect 'august angst' to come
Usa Today
48 min. ago

Why investors expect 'August Angst' to come

Investors have been flip-flopping between optimism and pessimism for months. But one indicator is warning investors to brace for trouble ahead. One way to measure the mood of investors is by comparing the S&P 500...

 
kapors pledge $40 million investment in tech diversity
Usa Today
today, 00:18

Kapors pledge $40 million investment in tech diversity

SAN FRANCISCO — Mitch Kapor and wife Freada Kapor Klein will invest $40 million over three years in a set of initiatives designed to give women and underrepresented minorities a better shot at becoming technology...

 
venture capital to make diversity pledge at white house demo day
Usa Today
today, 00:18

Venture capital to make diversity pledge at White House Demo Day

SAN FRANCISCO — Venture capitalists will pledge concrete measures to bring greater diversity to their predominantly white male profession during a high-profile event at the White House. Tuesday's announcement from...

 
with next p&g ceo chosen, will other top execs exit?
Usa Today
yesterday, 22:57

With next P&G CEO chosen, will other top execs exit?

CINCINNATI — At least once a decade at Procter & Gamble a new chief executive is named, then high-powered executives that didn’t get the job begin to leave. Last week’s announcement that David Taylor will become...

 
pimco says sec examining its total return fund
Usa Today
yesterday, 22:57

Pimco says SEC examining its total return fund

NEW YORK — Investment giant Pimco says the Securities and Exchange Commission is looking into its total-return fund. Pimco says it was notified that the SEC is looking into the valuation of smaller-sized positions in...

 
obamacare reduces maximum out-of-pocket costs, but is it enough?
Usa Today
yesterday, 18:26

Obamacare reduces maximum out-of-pocket costs, but is it enough?

Obamacare went a long way toward preventing the insurmountable medical bills that led to a large percentage of U.S. bankruptcies. But for many people, the $6,600 per-person, per-year cap on out-of-pocket costs might...

 
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Alaska Dispatch
yesterday, 20:44

Alaska senators cast votes as bill to defund Planned Parenthood blocked

WASHINGTON -- Both of Alaska’s Senators -- Dan Sullivan and Lisa Murkowski -- voted Monday to end debate and allow a vote on a bill that would slash federal funding for Planned Parenthood.  The 53-46 vote failed to...

 
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Alaska Dispatch
yesterday, 13:38

US Senate to vote on defunding Planned Parenthood

WASHINGTON -- On Monday, Alaska’s senators will get the chance to stake out a position on whether the federal government should be funding Planned Parenthood.  The measure -- which would defund the hotly debated...

 
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Alaska Dispatch
yesterday, 10:01

US Senate to vote Monday on defunding Planned Parenthood

WASHINGTON -- On Monday, Alaska’s senators will get the chance to stake out a position on whether the federal government should be funding Planned Parenthood.  The measure -- which would defund the hotly debated...

 
at donor meeting, charles koch urges wealthy conservatives to do even more
Alaska Dispatch
Sunday, 23:33

At donor meeting, Charles Koch urges wealthy conservatives to do even more

DANA POINT, Calif. — The hundreds of wealthy conservatives gathered Saturday afternoon on the grand lawn of the St. Regis Monarch Beach had already poured millions into helping build a network of nonprofits that is...

 
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Alaska Dispatch
Friday, 00:29

Attorney general says tribal protective orders must be enforced

The Walker administration is making a sharp turn toward more recognition of tribal rights in civil cases where someone is seeking protection from domestic violence, stalking or sexual assault. Attorney General Craig...

 
with state senate election still distant, mcguire and landfield start facebook feud
Alaska Dispatch
Thursday, 22:51

With state Senate election still distant, McGuire and Landfield start Facebook feud

Just two weeks have passed since Jeff Landfield signed up for a rematch with incumbent state Sen. Lesil McGuire in a South Anchorage district, and there are still 15 months to go before the election, but a social...

 
gwen stefani, gavin rossdale divorcing after nearly 13 years of marriage
Orlando Sentinel
yesterday, 21:59

Gwen Stefani, Gavin Rossdale divorcing after nearly 13 years of marriage

Gwen Stefani and Gavin Rossdale used to be together, every day together. Always. But not anymore. After nearly 13 years of marriage, the No Doubt frontwoman and the Bush rocker are divorcing, the couple announced in a...

 
'jurassic world' sequel may be set off-island
Orlando Sentinel
yesterday, 17:06

'Jurassic World' sequel may be set off-island

It looks like the dinosaurs may be growing out of their island habitat. The "Jurassic World" sequel will not be "just a bunch of dinosaurs chasing people on an island," director Colin Trevorrow...

 
pez candy will come to life as an animated movie
Orlando Sentinel
yesterday, 16:42

Pez candy will come to life as an animated movie

Further evidence that Hollywood will leverage any recognizable brand available to attract moviegoers' attention has arrived in the form of a Pez film project. Envision Media Arts is developing an animated movie based...

 
wftv goes big, bold with new set
Orlando Sentinel
yesterday, 15:10

WFTV goes big, bold with new set

WFTV-Channel 9 unveils a big, bold and bright set at 4 p.m. today that means viewers will see anchors standing more. Viewers will notice a lot more monitors, more vibrant colors and more lighting, news director Matt...

 
universal: more halloween horror nights 'scare actors' needed
Orlando Sentinel
yesterday, 12:35

Universal: More Halloween Horror Nights 'scare actors' needed

Universal Orlando continues to audition prospective "scare actors" for the 2015 edition of its Halloween Horror Nights. Costumed "scare actors" populate the event's haunted house-style mazes at...

 
rains close busch gardens for day
Orlando Sentinel
yesterday, 11:50

Rains close Busch Gardens for day

Severe weather in the Tampa Bay area forced Busch Gardens theme park to close today. Heavy rains over the weekend have created flooding, power outages, closed streets and stranded motorists in the area. Incoming...

 

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florida well-represented on weekend ufc card
Orlando Sentinel
today, 00:30

Florida well-represented on weekend UFC card

Immokalee's Ovince Saint Preux will compete in his third UFC main event Saturday when he faces Glover Teixeira at UFC Fight Night in Nashville. --Michael Johnson, who fights Beneil Dariush in the co-main event, is a...

 
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Orlando Sentinel
yesterday, 23:17

Price dominant in Toronto debut, Jays beat Twins 5-1

David Price was blown away by the reception he got in his Toronto debut. Then he blew away the Minnesota Twins. Price struck out 11 over eight innings to win his first Blue Jays start, Josh Donaldson hit a tiebreaking...

 
father of batboy who died: 'he cared about everyone'
Usa Today
yesterday, 22:36

Father of batboy who died: 'He cared about everyone'

The father of Kaiser Carlile, the 9-year-old batboy who died after being struck in the head by an errant swing, spoke publicly for the first time Monday as the National Baseball Congress suspended use of batboys and...

 
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Orlando Sentinel
yesterday, 21:32

Use of bat boys and ball boys suspended after 9-year-old's death

WICHITA, Kan. Following the death of Kaiser Carlile, the Liberal Bee Jays' 9-year-old bat boy, the National Baseball Congress will not have bat boys or ball boys during the remainder of World Series games at...

 
prosecutor: tipster wrote sexual letters to aaron hernandez
Orlando Sentinel
yesterday, 21:32

Prosecutor: Tipster wrote sexual letters to Aaron Hernandez

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) - An anonymous tipster who raised questions about a juror in the murder trial of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez had a sexually explicit relationship with him, a prosecutor...

 
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Orlando Sentinel
yesterday, 21:32

Dez Bryant gets into a fist fight with a teammate at training camp [Videos]

Dez Bryant was booed by Dallas Cowboys fans at training camp on Sunday. That's the same Dez Bryant who caused a huge scare among the Cowboys fanbase by threatening not to show up for camp before he got his recent...

 
 

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