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  1. Santander Names Alvarez CEO in Botin's First Board ShakeupRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Banco Santander SA Chairman Ana Botin ousted the chief executive officer of Spain's biggest bank and replaced two directors, asserting her leadership two months after taking over from her late father. Santander promoted Jose Antonio Alvarez to CEO, replacing Javier Marin, who is leaving the company.

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  2. FDIC Says Banks Had $38.7 Billion Third-Quarter ProfitRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    U.S. banks posted profits of $38.7 billion in the third-quarter as loan sales and trading income drove their biggest year-over-year revenue growth in five years, according to the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. Banks' net income for the three-month period that ended Sept. 30 increased from $36.1 billion a year ago, though it was down from the $40.1 billion reported in the second quarter, the FDIC said in the Quarterly Banking Profile released today.

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  3. BT's Wireless Castoff Is Now Target of Its Ambitions: Real M&ARead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Thirteen years ago, BT Group Plc moved away from the wireless market. Now, it needs to get back in, and it could take more than $15 billion to do it.

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  4. The 51% Chinese Web Stock Crash That Analysts Never Saw ComingRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Analysts had high expectations for Sina Corp. last year, forecasting a 19 percent stock rally in the Chinese Web portal operator. Sina plunged 51 percent $38.32 in the 12 months through yesterday, creating a 70 percentage-point gap between forecast and performance.

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  5. Canada Funds Said Nearing Telesat Deal Valued at $7 BillionRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan and Public Sector Pension Investment Board are nearing a $7 billion deal for Canadian satellite company Telesat Holdings Inc. after months of delays and discussion breakdowns, people with knowledge of the matter said. Under the terms being discussed, the funds will acquire Loral Space & Communications Inc., a publicly traded shell company that owns 63 percent of Telesat, for about $85 a share, or $2.6 billion, said the people, who asked not to be named discussing private information.

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  6. Billionaire Oilmen Win Tax Cut as Crude Slumps: Argentina CreditRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Pan American Energy LLC, run by the billionaire Bulgheroni family, is getting relief from President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner at just the right time. With oil prices tumbling abroad, Argentina's largest crude exporter was granted a tax break on Oct. 22 as part of a resolution to guarantee profits and maintain investments.

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  7. Suze Orman to End CNBC Show, Develop New 'Money Wars' SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

    Financial expert Suze Orman is developing a daily show called Suze Orman's Money Wars for Warner Bros. Telepictures, it was announced Tuesday.

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  8. US stock indexes hold near record high levelsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Stocks are wavering near record levels as investors weigh an upward revision in U.S. economic growth against a drop in consumer confidence. Energy stocks fell 1.4 percent Tuesday after the price of oil resumed its slide ahead an OPEC meeting on Thursday.

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  9. Obamacarea s many myths, misconceptions for employersRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    During an event in Washington, a broker, an accountant and a small business owner attempted to dispel some of the most commonly held misconceptions about the health law. Considering the magnitude of the health care law, it's no surprise small business owners aren't familiar with all the nuances in the legislation.

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  10. Snydera s Disruptor Capital invests in Virginia clothing firmRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Pete Snyder's Disruptor Capital, an Alexandria-based angel investment firm, has joined an estimated $5 million funding round aimed at boosting production for a Richmond-based clothing company co-founded by the son of former U.S. Sen. Paul Trible. The company, Ledbury, whose headquarters is in a tobacco warehouse in a historical section of Richmond, intends to use the investment to help its e-commerce sales and increase its shirt production from about 65,000 this year to a goal of 100,000 in 2015.

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  11. Former CEO pleads guilty to federal bribery chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    The former chief executive of a Northern Virginia defense contractor pleaded guilty to a federal charge of bribing Army contracting officials and the company agreed to pay a $300,000 fine for its involvement in the bid-rigging scheme, the Justice Department said Tuesday. Harry Martin, who stepped down as the head of Intelligent Decisions last month , pleaded guilty to charges that he and other company officials bribed an Army procurement official based in South Korea, spending more than $10,000 on dinners and golf outings and in one case, more than $30,000 on a Lexus ES350, according to the Department.

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  12. What is the Justice Department doing about Ferguson now?Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    A St. Louis County grand jury on Monday decided not to indict police officer Darren Wilson for the shooting of Michael Brown, but the U.S. Justice Department's civil rights division is still reviewing the incident and investigating allegations of unconstitutional policing practices in Ferguson, Mo. Attorney General Eric Holder said in a statement Monday that federal civil rights law "imposes a high legal bar in these types of cases," but he added that the Justice Department has "resisted forming premature conclusions."

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  13. T-Mobile changes data throttling notificationRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | KXLY-TV Spokane

    The mobile carrier has agreed to change the way it handles customers who hit monthly data limits, the Federal Communications Commission announced. When customers hit those limits, T-Mobile allows them to continue to use data, but at reduced speeds.

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  14. TV: Not Quite Dead, But Time To Pull The Plug?Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    Actually, not quite. But that's what it seems like. You could feign a comparison between Online Shopping and Brick&Mortar stores.

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  15. Online Games Must Prove They Work Before Reviews Mean AnythingRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    I think I'm a part of the first generation of journalists to skip print media entirely, and I've learned a lot these last few years at Forbes. My work has appeared on TVOvermind, IGN, and most importantly, a segment on The Colbert Report at one point.

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  16. Pew poll: Limited knowledge on privacy policies, more on net neutralityRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | CIO

    U.S. Internet users have a limited understanding of what net neutrality means and what protections are contained in company privacy policies, according to the results of a national survey by the Pew Research Center. Just 61 percent of people responding to Pew's Web IQ survey correctly answered a multiple-choice question and identified net neutrality as equal treatment of digital content by Internet service providers, the research center said Tuesday.

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  17. T-Mobile agrees to show true throttled speedsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

    Part of T-Mobile's "Un-Carrier" pitch is that the company doesn't charge overages when its customers exceed their data caps. Instead, your data speed is slowed drastically.

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  18. The Honus Wagner Baseball Card I Wish I Had Bought Could Have Made Me A MillionaireRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    I've written on the sports collectibles industry for 25 years for such publications as Time, Sports Illustrated, and Sports Collectors Digest. In recent years, I've been quoted as an authority on ABC News.com about vintage baseball gloves and in The New York Times by a legendary sports columnist about autographs.

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  19. You'll Now Be Able To See Exactly How Slow Your T-Mobile Service Is After You Hit Your Data CapRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    As part of a new agreement with the Federal Communications Commission, T-Mobile will start providing customers with more accurate information about connection speeds, even when speeds are reduced due to data plan restrictions, the FCC announced on Monday . The carrier will roll out new tools that allows users to get an accurate sense of how fast their current connection is, even after they've blown past their monthly data caps.

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  20. Millennials Are Switching Off TV In Favor Of ......Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | SFGate

    The report reads almost as a crystal ball for legacy media companies: more than 50% of US millennials read BuzzFeed per month, according to comScore, so it's a good indicator of the direction in which online media might be going. Take a look at this chart from the report.

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