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  1. Over-the-Counter U.S. Stock Trading Resumes After MalfunctionRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | The Washington Post

    Trading of U.S. stocks that change hands in over-the-counter transactions was halted for about two hours today following a malfunction at OTC Markets Group Inc. The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority told OTC Markets to stop trading at about 11:05 a.m. New York time, after the market operator had trouble distributing price quotes to clients. Trading resumed at 1 p.m. The disruption affected companies including Fannie Mae in a market where $1.1 billion of shares traded yesterday.

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  2. Credit Suisse Adds Senior Deputies to CEO Brady DouganRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | The Washington Post

    Credit Suisse Group AG appointed two investment bankers to its executive board, adding to the bench of managers who could succeed Chief Executive Officer Brady Dougan . Jim Amine and Tim O'Hara were also named co-heads of the investment banking division, joining Gael de Boissard in that role.

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  3. FCC chief: In Obama's corner on Net fast lanesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Arkansas Online

    Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler said he agrees with President Barack Obama in opposing creation of so-called fast lanes for Web traffic as the agency rewrites open-Internet rules.

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  4. Fed chair says she's worried by rising inequality in U.S. - Sat, 18 Oct 2014 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Spokesman-Review

    Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen sounded an alarm Friday about widening economic inequality in the United States, suggesting that America's long-standing identity as a land of opportunity was at stake. The growing gap between the rich and everyone else narrowed slightly during the recession but has since accelerated, Yellen said in a speech at a conference in Boston on economic opportunity.

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  5. Lampert's ESL Fund to Hold Almost Half of Sears Canada UnitRead the original story

    Friday | The Washington Post

    Edward Lampert's hedge fund has taken an almost 50 percent stake in Sears Canada Inc. after its parent company began a rights offering this week. ESL Partners and affiliates bought 17.7 million more shares at C$10.50 each for a total stake of 46.7 percent, the Bay Harbor Islands, Florida-based fund said yesterday in a statement.

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  6. Verizon Wireless Service Returns After Brief Outage In...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | SFGate

    In a statement to Business Insider, a Verizon spokesperson said the service disruption began at 4:15 p.m. local time. Everything is working again now.

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  7. The FBI Director Hates Encryption Even Though The FBI...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | SFGate

    FBI Director James Comey said Thursday that the use of mobile encryption "threatens to lead all of us to a very dark place," even though the FBI's own website has advised people to use encryption on their phones to protect themselves from loss or theft. Comey, in a speech at the Brookings Institution, was warning of the potential pitfalls from Apple's latest iteration of iOS, which offers hardware encryption on iPhones and iPads.

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  8. Fed Chief Rips Widening Gap Between Rich, Poor AmericansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Voice of America

    Federal Reserve Chairman Janet Yellen speaks during a conference on economic opportunity at the Federal Reserve Bank in Boston, Oct. 17, 2014. The head of the U.S. Federal Reserve voiced alarm Friday over rising economic inequality in the United States, questioning whether the growing disparity between rich and poor is compatible with the American ideal of opportunity for all.

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  9. The Bizarre Reason Why The Philadelphia Eagles Have Not...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | SFGate

    This uniform choice was significant as it marked the first time in franchise history that the team wore black jerseys with black pants. It is also significant because it was the tenth straight game this season that the Eagles did not wear green jerseys.

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  10. Stricter Ebola Protections for Health Workers Advised by U.S.Read the original story

    Friday | The Washington Post

    U.S. health officials will issue stricter Ebola guidelines to protect the nation's medical workers after two caregivers were infected in Dallas while treating a patient who later died from the disease. The recommendations follow sharp criticism by some in Congress of existing national safety protocols.

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  11. Snapchat to Start Rolling Out Ads That Aren't - Totally Rude'Read the original story

    Friday | The Washington Post

    Snapchat Inc. will start showing advertisements to its users, taking a step toward justifying the $10 billion valuation investors have placed on the startup. Unlike other social-media providers, Snapchat won't be putting ads in people's feeds, which "would be totally rude," the company said in a blog post yesterday.

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  12. Amgen Looks to Make Ebola Drug ZMapp With Hamster Ovary CellsRead the original story

    Friday | The Washington Post

    Amgen Inc. said it will work with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and other groups to come up with an alternative production method for ZMapp, the promising experimental drug to treat Ebola whose supply ran out in August. Separately, the U.S. government has asked three specialized centers how they can expand manufacturing of the Ebola drug using the current method of tobacco plants.

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  13. How Apple Can Overtake Android on iPhone's Continued StrengthRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | TheStreet.com

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  14. Paul Krugman / No, it's not the market's willRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Post-gazette.com

    In the Middle Ages, the call for a crusade to conquer the Holy Land was met with cries of Deus vult ! - God wills it. But did the crusaders know what God wanted? Given how the venture turned out, apparently not.

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  15. Americans not confident they will live their desired retirement lifestyle?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Fox News

    Oct. 17, 2014 - 0:51 - FBN's Charles Payne on the factors leading to Americans' lack of confidence in their future retirement.

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  16. Sluggish Pa. employment persists in SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Post-gazette.com

    Pennsylvania's economy is growing about a quarter as fast as the rest of the country, and employment numbers released Friday produced no evidence the pace is speeding up. Unemployment in Pennsylvania fell to 5.7 percent in September, on a seasonally adjusted basis.

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  17. Ebola Errors Shake Confidence in Overwhelmed Dallas HospitalRead the original story

    Friday | The Washington Post

    Dallas security guard Joanna Richardson said she wouldn't trust Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital to protect her from the Ebola virus. "They kind of dropped the ball," in caring for the late Thomas Eric Duncan, who was felled by Ebola, said Richardson, 52. She said she'd opt for another hospital in an emergency.

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  18. George Lucas lays out vision for his museumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Chicago Tribune

    Ariel Investments president Mellody Hobson is the reason the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art will rise in her hometown rather than the hometown of its namesake, San Francisco. It was always assumed Hobson, who wed George Lucas last year, played a role.

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  19. On Native GroundUNCHARTED Territory for the U.S. EconomyRead the original story

    Friday | American Reporter

    As some of the world's largest financial institutions are marched one by one to the Federal Reserve's lending window to pick up bailouts, bridge loans, cheap cash and the rest of our money, the orderly queue is getting ready to go wild. Washington Mutual is next in line, followed by Morgan Stanley and then Goldman Sachs - but who's the last before the Fed goes broke? As unregulated short sellers usher each of these venerable if terribly compromised institutions to their costly death, Americans who pay the taxes that get turned over to them still aren't asking many questions.

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  20. Facebook unfriends federal drug agencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | San Jose Mercury News

    Facebook wants assurances from the Drug Enforcement Administration that it's not operating any more fake profile pages as part of ongoing investigations. Facebook's chief security officer, Joe Sullivan, said in a letter Friday to DEA Administrator Michele Leonhart that law enforcement agencies need to follow the same rules about being truthful on Facebook as civilian users.

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