2010

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'Generation Startup' doc checks in on young entrepreneurs

Directed by Cynthia Wade and Cheryl Miller Houser, the documentary “Generation Startup” puts a human face on millennial startup culture. The film depicts the program Venture for America, which sup
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Boyd Holbrook and Elisabeth Moss lend weight to the drama 'The Free World'

The concept of freedom proves elusive for an ex-convict attempting to rebuild his life on the outside in “The Free World,” an initially compelling but uneven drama elevated by two centered perform
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Redstones officially urge Viacom-CBS merger talks

Sumner Redstone and his daughter, Shari, have officially taken a key step toward putting Viacom and CBS back together again.  National Amusements Inc., the Redstone-controlled movie theater chain
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Fed tells one of China's top banks to boost oversight

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve on Thursday told Agricultural Bank of China , one of the Asian country's top four banks, to bolster its compliance and risk management operations in order to
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Chesapeake receives DoJ subpoena on accounting for asset purchase

(Reuters) - Chesapeake Energy Corp said it received a subpoena from the U.S. Department of Justice seeking information on the accounting methodology for the acquisition and classification of oil and
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Wells Fargo chief offers promises, fails to appease U.S. lawmakers

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Wells Fargo & Co Chief Executive Officer John Stumpf returned to Capitol Hill on Thursday offering a package of actions to fix widespread sales abuses that have explode
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Popular Finance

 

One-Third Of Americans In A Relationship Aren't Saving For Retirement

Marriage isn’t easy, and neither is planning for retirement. So when you put the two together, it’s no surprise that couples have difficulties.
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Picking Health Insurance 'Worse Than Talking To Your Ex,' Says Survey

How much do we dread picking our health-care plans? More than talking with an ex or walking across hot coals — at least according to 48% of those surveyed by insurer Aflac.
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Older Adults Not A Focus For Presidential Candidate Jill Stein

Although Jill Stein hasn't said much on retirement security, caregiving or long-term care, the Green Party nominee has favored a 'Medicare-for-all' plan.
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Get More Done: Productivity Tips From Work-At-Home Pros

Only seven percent of workers name their office as their most productive venue when they’ve got work to do, according to a recent FlexJobs survey. But working at home can be equally distracting. Here'
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How This Blogger Wrote Her Way To A Six-Figure Salary - Part 2

A lot of people have excellent writing skills, yet they have no idea how to parlay those skills into a writing career. They don’t have any contacts, nor do they know which online platforms are best fo
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UPDATE 4-Planned global banking rules not balanced, need changes - EU's Dombrovskis

BRUSSELS, Sept 29 (Reuters) - A planned reform of global banking rules being discussed by the United States, Europe, Japan and other major economies risks negatively affecting European banks and needs
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REFILE-Motoring group AA posts H1 revenue rise, sees no Brexit impact (Sept 28)

Sept 28 (Reuters) - Motoring group AA Plc reported a 2.2 percent rise in revenue in the first half of its financial year on Wednesday, helped by growth in customers using its roadside assistance servi
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REFILE-UPDATE 1-Motoring group AA considers pension deals as deficit widens (Sept 28)

LONDON, Sept 28 (Reuters) - Motoring group AA is considering a bulk annuity deal with an insurer as it weighs how to deal with its ballooning pension deficit, its chief financial officer said on Wedne
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Nobel laureate Maskin wants bureaucrats to set euro fiscal policy

FRANKFURT, Sept 29 (Reuters) - Unelected bureaucrats, rather than politicians, should be put in charge of the euro zone's fiscal policy, Nobel prize laureate Eric Maskin said on Thursday, arguing they
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