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  1. S&P 500 to test record high after BOJ ramps up stimulusFri, 31 Oct 2014 09:07:35 -0400
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - The S&P 500 could set a record high at the open on Friday as markets rallied globally after the Bank of Japan significantly ramped up its stimulus program just days after the U.S. Federal Reserve wound down its own package of economic incentives. More...
  2. U.S. consumer spending falters; wage gains highest since 2008Fri, 31 Oct 2014 09:17:00 -0400
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. consumer spending fell for the first time in eight months in September, suggesting the economy lost some momentum heading into the fourth quarter. More...
  3. Exxon third-quarter profit rises 3 percent on refiningFri, 31 Oct 2014 08:55:20 -0400
    (Reuters) - Exxon Mobil Corp , the world's largest publicly traded oil company, on Friday reported a better-than-expected 3 percent increase in quarterly profit on higher results in its refining and chemicals businesses. More...
  4. Chevron profit jumps as refining offsets production dipFri, 31 Oct 2014 09:11:14 -0400
    (Reuters) - Chevron Corp posted a higher-than-expected quarterly profit on Friday as lower crude prices boosted its refinery operations, helping to offset sagging oil and gas production. More...
  5. Japan's central bank shocks markets with more easing as inflation slowsFri, 31 Oct 2014 06:27:56 -0400
    TOKYO (Reuters) - The Bank of Japan shocked global financial markets on Friday by expanding its massive stimulus spending in a stark admission that economic growth and inflation have not picked up as much as expected after a sales tax hike in April. More...
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  1. Local NewsFri, 15 Mar 2013 08:46:17 EST
    Usually this page would be dedicated to the latest local news that is going on in the community, but since this page is available and in need of a local editor we can only show a sample page. This page would be a cornerstone of the site and would show the latest that truly matter to the people living within the community. This is why we recruit local editors who live in the community, so that they are truly in touch with what is really going on and what is important!Take the plunge now and give your community something it can be proud out while also giving them a source of great information! More...
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  1. Air strikes hit Kobani as Kurdish peshmerga prepare to enterFri, 31 Oct 2014 09:04:14 -0400
    SURUC Turkey (Reuters) - U.S.-led air strikes hit Islamic State positions around the Syrian border town of Kobani on Friday in an apparent bid to pave the way for heavily-armed Kurdish peshmerga forces to enter from neighboring Turkey. More...
  2. Muslim men over 50 pray at Jerusalem's Aqsa mosque amid tight securityFri, 31 Oct 2014 09:15:29 -0400
    JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Muslim men over 50 prayed at the Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem's Old City on Friday amid intense security, a day after Israel closed all access to the sacred compound for the first time in more than a decade following violence on the streets. More...
  3. U.S. consumer spending falters; wage gains highest since 2008Fri, 31 Oct 2014 09:17:00 -0400
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. consumer spending fell for the first time in eight months in September, suggesting the economy lost some momentum heading into the fourth quarter. More...
  4. Gazprom to resume gas supply after Ukraine pays $2.2 billionFri, 31 Oct 2014 09:01:01 -0400
    MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia may restart gas supply to Ukraine as soon as next week if Kiev pays $2.2 billion worth of debt and pre-payments, gas export monopoly Gazprom said on Friday, under a deal that is also vital to ensure deliveries to Europe. More...
  5. Thousands denounce HSBC board member's likening of Hong Kong people to freed slavesFri, 31 Oct 2014 08:35:48 -0400
    HONG KONG (Reuters) - Thousands have signed an online petition denouncing reported comments by an HSBC Holdings board member in which she likened Hong Kong protesters' demands for democracy to the emancipation of slaves. More...
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