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Home prices rise 5.1% in October

Home prices rise 5.1% in October

A post-election spike in borrowing costs could reduce housing affordability until home-price appreciation slows. The S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller 20-City Composite Home Price Index rose by 5.1 percent in October from the same time past year. Read More

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Surge in US Economy in Q3 2016 the Best in Two Years

Surge in US Economy in Q3 2016 the Best in Two Years

Last month, the ONS estimated that in Q3, UK GDP grew by 0.5%, where it was boosted by export growth, stronger consumer spending and an unexpected leap in business investment. The Office for National Statistics said gross domestic product (GDP) expanded by 0.6% in the third quarter, up from a previous estimate of 0.5%, showing further resilience to uncertainty surrounding the Brexit vote. Read More

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Costco Christmas Working Hours: Is Costco Open or Closed on Christmas?

Costco Christmas Working Hours: Is Costco Open or Closed on Christmas?

Well , that and the fact that the store is open late and potentially saving your holiday hide. To check specific times for your nearest store visit Asda's store locator . I'm not the wonderful homemaker who bakes dozens of cookies, prepares numerous cakes and pies, and roasts four or five kinds of poultry and beef for Christmas Day, but we do have to have something respectable for that day. Read More

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NORAD ready to track Santa's journey

NORAD ready to track Santa's journey

The website features not only the Santa Claus radar tracker, but also music, fun family-friendly games, videos and movie trailers, printable coloring pages, and even a gift shop to purchase official NORAD Santa tracker t-shirts. NORAD had inherited the tradition from CONAD in 1958. Santa will collect non-perishable food items to help restock area pantries with assistance from the Langhorne-Middletown, Parkland, Penndel and William Penn fire companies during their annual Christmas ... Read More

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Modi got crores in kickbacks: Rahul

Modi got crores in kickbacks: Rahul

Earlier, from Ahmedabad, Gandhi went to Unjha town where he offered prayers at the temple of Goddess Umiya. "Because of the wrong policies of Modi government, there are continuous reports about death of jawans on borders and people standing in long queues but they seem to have no concern.Modi is asking such people to make more sacrifices and this is most unjustified", she said. Read More

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Volkswagen pays $1,6 billion to Canadian owners in Dieselgate compensation

In June, Volkswagen AG reached settlement agreements with various United States government agencies, private plantiffs and 44 states, agreements totalling more than US$14 billion. According to the civil complaint against Volkswagen filed by the Justice Department on behalf of EPA on January 4, 2016, and amended on October 7, 2016, Volkswagen allegedly equipped its 3.0 liter diesel vehicles with illegal software that detects when the auto is being tested for compliance with EPA or ... Read More

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Oil ticks higher on API's reported crude inventory drop

The 2017 price forecasts were revised up to $58.25 per barrel on Brent and $56.25 per barrel on West Texas Intermediate (WTI), JP Morgan said in its report obtained by Trend. The prospect of lower production led USA bank Goldman Sachs to raise its WTI price forecast for the second quarter of 2017 to $57.50 per barrel from $55. Read More

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Rite Aid to sell 865 stores to Fred's

Rite Aid to sell 865 stores to Fred's

Fred's shares jumped 73 pct to $19.34 in morning trading on Tuesday, while Rite Aid shares were up 5.6 pct at $8.63. As it seeks federal approval for its acquisition of Rite Aid , the parent company of Walgreens said it had an agreement in place to sell 865 Rite Aid pharmacies at locations it plans to announce if the merger is finalized. Read More

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Obama Bans New Drilling in Atlantic From New England to Chesapeake Bay

Obama Bans New Drilling in Atlantic From New England to Chesapeake Bay

President Obama's bold announcement that he will permanently protect 3.8 million publicly-owned acres in the Atlantic Ocean off the East Coast and 115 million acres in the U.S. A Department of Interior analysis shows that, at current oil prices, significant production in the Arctic will not occur. "Protecting the Arctic and Atlantic from risky drilling will give polar bears, right whales and other endangered species a fighting chance", said Miyoko Sakashita, oceans program director at the ... Read More

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Yellen Optimistic On Jobs

Yellen Optimistic On Jobs

The Federal Reserve raised interest rates last week, and may hike rates three times next year, the central bank said. "While I expect workers will continue to face some challenges in the coming years, I believe, for two reasons that the job prospects and career opportunities for new graduates at this time are very good", she said, citing what she called the strongest job market in almost a decade and signs that wage growth is finally starting to pick up. Read More

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The Growth Forecast For Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY)

The Growth Forecast For Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY)

Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for Bristol-Myers Squibb Company and for the current quarter 19 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $0.66/share. Bristol-Myers Squibb had a return on equity of 28.98% and a net margin of 18.54%. The experts have a positive EPS target of $3.06 for the company while the lowest estimate for the year is set at $2.81 year. Read More

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Crystal Palace 0-1 Chelsea: Rising way above…

Fabregas says Chelsea have proven they have the mettle to win the title in eking out 1-0 wins over both West Brom and Sunderland in their last two games. Palace's tactic of defending deep and in numbers frustrated Chelsea , but Costa was able to break the deadlock, heading home Cesar Azpilicueta's excellent lofted pass into the box from close range. Read More

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