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1 hr ago | Northwich Guardian
FIREFIGHTERS have this week issued a further eight day period of strike action for next month after revealing the government had not improved their pension proposals.
5 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com
And the July jobs report being released Friday will likely show a sixth straight month of healthy 200,000-plus gains.
The Bridgeport metropolitan area, which encompasses most of Fairfield County, is among the top five most-unfriendly areas in the nation for small businesses, and the state as a whole doesn't fare much better.
Despite strong economic growth and no major surprises from the Federal Reserve, the bulls couldn't quite get it together Wednesday.
Bank of America Corp. has been fined $1.3 billion after being found guilty of a Countrywide scheme to sell suspect mortgages to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.
The central bank has been gradually reducing, or tapering, its monthly bond purchases since January.
In a story July 29 about consumer debt reported to collection agencies, The Associated Press erroneously indicated that 80 percent of Americans have no debt on file.
Information received since the Federal Open Market Committee met in June indicates that growth in economic activity rebounded in the second quarter.
The adoptive parents of Erica Parsons have been arrested exactly one year after the missing Rowan County teenager was reported missing.
The homeownership rate in the U.S. fell to a 19-year low as rising prices and tight credit kept many first-time buyers out of the property market.
SYDNEY, July 30 AAP - Mortgage insurer Genworth has flagged a full year profit of up to $250 million amid higher premiums as a strong property market leads to fewer claims.
Timothy DeLaGhetto posted a YouTube video Monday as he presented his parents with a check of $210,000 to pay off their mortgage.
The Pacific Legal Foundation and a small-business owner, Matt Sissel, argued that the Affordable Care Act is a bill for raising revenue and that it violated the Origination Clause of the Constitution because it began in the Senate, not the House.
This much is clear: The Federal Reserve will make another cut this week in its monthly bond purchases, which have been aimed at keeping long-term loan rates low.
The S&P/Case-Shiller home price index, a closely watched measure of home values.
The Standard & Poor's/Case-Shiller 20-city home price index, released Tuesday, increased 9.3 percent in May from 12 months earlier.
The Zurich-based lender's offices in Germany were searched last year as part of an investigation of 750 cases involving foundations, a probe sparked by a CD with details of UBS clients that was purchased by the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia .
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 10:42 am
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