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  1. UPS tells customers to expect delaysRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Atlanta-based United Parcel Service Inc. says last night's snowstorm has caused disruptions at its Louisville operations. The shipping giant operates its largest air-sort hub, called Worldport, in Louisville, Ky.

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  2. UPS adds 20 countries to Special Commodities programRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Business Journal

    United Parcel Service Inc. added 20 international destinations to its International Special Commodities program, which lets customers ship biological substances, dangerous goods in excepted quantities and shipments using dry ice. The Atlanta-based package shipping giant said it is trying to meet higher demand from biopharmaceutical manufacturers, diagnostics companies, laboratories and distributors.

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  3. U.S. airline unions join campaign against Gulf carriersRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Vallejo News

    U.S. airline unions have added their voices to their employers' escalating campaign to persuade the United States to alter commercial flying agreements with Qatar and the United Arab Emirates amid allegations of unfair subsidies. In a press conference with U.S. airline officials Thursday, several union leaders repeated the airlines' warning that U.S. workers will lose their jobs if domestic airlines are pushed out of key markets because of competition from three Gulf airlines.

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  4. UPS Expands Special Commodities Program to More CountriesRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    Service for shipping biological samples, specimens and dangerous goods in excepted quantities now available in more than 50 nations UPSA today announced a major expansion to its International Special Commodities program. Now, customers can ship biological substances, dangerous goods in excepted quantities and shipments utilizing dry ice via UPS to more than 20 additional international destinations.

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  5. Ex-Dividend Reminder: FedEx Corp, Allegheny Technologies and Patterson-UTI EnergyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    Corp , Allegheny Technologies, Inc , and Patterson-UTI Energy Inc. will all trade ex-dividend for their respective upcoming dividends. FedEx Corp will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.20 on 4/1/15, Allegheny Technologies, Inc will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.18 on 3/25/15, and Patterson-UTI Energy Inc. will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.10 on 3/25/15.

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  6. FedEx tops 2014 list of suppliers to Postal ServiceRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Linn's Stamp News

    FedEx Corp. continues to dominate the United States Postal Service's list of top suppliers, leading the list in fiscal 2014, as it has every year since 2002. But the Memphis-based delivery firm's postal revenues dipped to $1.4 billion in the past fiscal year, down from $1.8 billion in fiscal 2013.

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  7. Illustrating My Decision To Invest In UPSRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    In my view, one of the most consistent ways to profit is to identify a deeply entrenched company trading at a fair price. A deeply ingrained entity is defined as a corporation that has built significant barriers to its business that protects not only its revenue stream but its profits.

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  8. The Sammons GambitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | The Memphis Flyer

    Eyebrows have been raised big-time this week by Memphis Mayor A C Wharton's unexpected action in moving to replace his reliable chief administrative officer , George Little , with Airport Authority head Jack Sammons . There is general agreement among various observers that the mayor's action is motivated by political considerations.

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  9. Analyzing Bill Gates' New Buys: United Parcel ServicesRead the original story

    Wednesday | GuruFocus.com

    Bill Gates is one of the smartest businessmen in the world. He founded Microsoft and grew it to the world's largest software maker and monopolized the PC world.

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  10. Gates Foundation's Latest 13F Shows New Stakes in United Parcel...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Insider Monkey

    Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Trust is the largest foundation in the world that supports various projects and initiatives in education, world health and population, and community giving in the Pacific Northwest. The trust manages to give away billions of dollars through holding a large portfolio of investments, including some $20 billion in equities.

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  11. United Parcel Service (UPS) Downgraded From Buy to HoldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | TheStreet.com

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  12. UPS Financial Chief Says Weaker Euro Boosting European Exports to U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Wall Street Journal

    The weaker euro has raised European exports to the U.S. shipped by United Parcel Service Inc. by more than 10% compared with a year ago, an unexpectedly large and fast change in global trade flows, the company's chief financial officer said in an interview on Wednesday. The global shipping company has a unique perspective on U.S.-EU trade as it sends six cargo planes daily each way over the Atlantic.

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  13. Hockenberry Sentenced for Selling Synthetic MarijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | GantDaily.com

    Scott Allen Hockenberry, 37, 993 Park Ave., Clearfield, pleaded guilty to criminal conspiracy, manufacture/delivery/possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia. He was sentenced by Judge Paul E. Cherry to 90 days to one year in jail and two years consecutive probation.

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  14. Next job for Ryder Cup task force? Repair damage to tourRead the original story

    Wednesday | Putnam County Sentinel

    Now that players on the task force have solved their Ryder Cup problems, the next job is to repair damage to their own tour. One week ago, Davis Love III was introduced as the next U.S. captain for the 2016 matches at Hazeltine.

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  15. UPS' Margins To Improve With Increased Operational EfficiencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Forbes.com

    Great Speculations' contributor page is devoted to investing ideas that will help make you wiser and richer. Most articles will contain actionable advice.

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  16. Your OpinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Times-Tribune

    My case in point is my example with the Forest City News, which I have subscribed to for more 32 years. It takes longer and longer to arrive in my mailbox.

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  17. New Report Available: Air Freight in the United StatesRead the original story

    Tuesday | PR-inside.com

    Air Freight in the United States industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size . The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market.

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  18. 4 Nevada UPS drivers inducted into Circle of HonorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KTNV-TV Las Vegas

    Four drivers from Nevada were recently among 1,445 drivers from around the world who were inducted into United Parcel Service's Circle of Honor, an honorary organization for UPS drivers who have achieved 25 or more years of accident-free driving. The four drivers are Bennie Harris Jr. of Henderson; Rod Little of Las Vegas; David Codega of Sparks; and Joseph Fleiner of Reno.

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  19. Tougher Rules for Retirement BrokersRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Law Professor Blogs Network

    President Barack Obama has thrown the weight of the White House behind his plan that would make it difficult for brokers to push higher fee mutual funds or other expensive products on people saving for retirement. The plan to be issued by the Labor Department would require brokers to act in a customer's best interest, a change that could limit the earnings of financial advisers in the handling of Americans' $11 trillion of retirement savings.

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  20. Tennesseans make it to 'world's richest' listRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Columbia Daily Herald

    In its annual report of the world's richest persons released today, Forbes said Hospital Corp. of America co-founder Thomas Frist Jr. is the richest person in Tennessee. The Nashville billionaire, who started HCA with his father and Jack Massey in 1968, is worth an estimated $7.6 billion.

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