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How Boeing Saved Its Fighter Jet Business

Last Wednesday, the chairman of the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee confirmed that the Obama administration had approved the sale of more than 100 Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) military aircraft ...
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Caterpillar Is Dow’s Best Performing Stock, Up 31% in 2016

The Dow Jones Industrial Average topped 18,000 in mid-April and closed Friday at 18,308.15, up 5.07% for the year to date. For the first nine months of 2016, the best ...
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Baseball Great Cal Ripken Offers Home for $12.5 Million

Baseball great Cal Ripken Jr. played for the Baltimore Orioles for 20 years, and he set the all-time major league record for consecutive games played at 2,632. He is selling his ...
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It Is Not Hard to Buy a Used Tesla at a Discount

Elon Musk went on a rant about members of the Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) sales force who offer new cars at a discount. Even if Tesla does hold its new car ...
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Battered Detroit Becomes a Hot Real Estate Market

Detroit has lost half its population since 1960 and has fewer than 700,000 residents. It is home to thousands of dilapidated houses that will be torn down. It has a program ...
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St. Louis, Missouri, Is the Most Dangerous City in America

24/7 Wall St. has released its annual analysis of The Most Dangerous Cities in America. St. Louis, Missouri was at the top of the list. According to the report: The ...
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San Francisco Was Hottest Real Estate Market in September

September home sales typically tail off as the summer winds down and the kids head back to school. But September 2016 may have broken the mold — preliminary data indicate that ...
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OPEC Cuts Best News in 2 Years for US Shale Producers

In the week ended September 30, the number of rigs drilling for oil in the United States totaled 425, up by seven compared with the prior week, but down from a ...
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Cary, North Carolina, Is the Safest City in America

24/7 Wall St. has released its annual analysis of The Safest Cities in America. Cary, North Carolina was at the top of the list. According to the report: The FBI ...
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Well Fargo Loses $25 Billion in Market Cap

Wells Fargo & Co. (NYSE: WFC) has suffering from a scandal concerning the inappropriate opening of accounts, which already has cost the bank $185 million in fines, and it has ...
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Marijuana Price Jumps 5% to $1,687 per Pound

For the week ended Friday, September 30, the spot price index for a pound of cannabis increased 4.6% from $1,612 in the prior week to $1,687. According to the analysts ...
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Best Buy Wants Your Old Car to Feel Like a New One

It may be that buying a new car is an unnecessary expense, at least when it comes to consumer electronics. Best Buy Co. Inc. (NYSE: BBY) claims it can "tech ...
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Wal-Mart Pays Its Workers the Least of Any Company

24/7 Wall St. has released its annual analysis of Companies Paying Americans the Least. Wal-Mart was at the top of the list. According to the report: Wal-Mart, the world’s largest ...
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Category 5 Hurricane Mathew Heads Toward Cuba, Maybe Florida

Hurricane Matthew, which has been designated a Category 5 hurricane, is on its way to Cuba, and in the general direction of Florida. The National Hurricane Center five-day forecast puts ...
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BlackLine Gears Up for IPO

BlackLine has registered an S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for its initial public offering (IPO). No pricing details were given in the filing, but the offering ...
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