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  1. NY-21 - Elise Stefanik Has Received Thousands in Donations from Controversial ContributorsRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | Daily Kos

    There's the old saying that "you're judged by the company that you keep." A close examination of Elise Stefanik's FEC disclosure filings reveals that she's received numerous contributions from controversial individuals, several of them being Washington D.C. lobbyists, many of them with connections to former Upper Hudson Valley Congressmen John Sweeney and the late Gerald "Jerry" Solomon , who were arguably once two of the most reprehensible, corrupt elected officials in the Northeast.

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  2. Square raises $100 million at $6 billion valuationRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Square has raised $100 million from investors, a cash infusion that could put the floundering payments company back on track after a difficult year and make it one of the most valuable VC-financed businesses in the country. The new round of financing, first uncovered in a filing earlier this month by market data firm VC Experts, values the San Francisco-based company at $6 billion, ranking it sixth among U.S. venture-backed companies.

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  3. Verizon to launch Internet TV service in 2015: Would you buy 'a la carte' channels?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

    Verizon has plans to launch an "a la carte" Internet-based TV service by mid-2015, according to the company's CEO Lowell McAdam. At a Goldman Sachs investor conference in New York last week, McAdam announced the company's plans for the service but didn't reveal too many details, Huffington Post reported.

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  4. US Wealth Gap Putting the Squeeze on State RevenueRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Daily News

    The widening gap between the wealthiest Americans and everyone else has been matched by a slowdown in state tax revenue, according to a report being released Monday by Standard & Poor's. Even as income for the affluent has accelerated, it's barely kept pace with inflation for most other people.

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  5. Speculators Cut Gas Bets to 9-Month Low on Supply Growth: EnergyRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Hedge funds reduced bullish wagers on natural gas to the lowest level in more than nine months as U.S. shale production surges to an all-time high. Speculators lowered their net-long position across four benchmark contracts by 12 percent in the week ended Sept.

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  6. T-Mobile Us Stock Rating Upgraded by ArgusRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    A number of other firms have also recently commented on PCS. Analysts at Goldman Sachs initiated coverage on shares of T-Mobile Us in a research note on Tuesday, September 2nd.

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  7. The Chertoff Group names new principalRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Washington Technology

    The Chertoff Group has named David Leach principal, where he will advise clients across all stages of the business lifecycle. Leach joins The Chertoff Group from Goldman Sachs, where he worked within the Investment Banking Division as a managing director.

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  8. Social Impact Bonds Are Going MainstreamRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    I am the co-founder of Real Time Macroeconomics LLC, a financial technology firm that provides real-time, high frequency macroeconomic indicators of inflation, home prices, and employment derived from aggregate webscraped microdata. I previously worked as a client portfolio management senior analyst at Goldman Sachs Asset Management in their Quantitative Investment Strategies group, focusing on liquid alternative investments.

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  9. Report: 'Rising Income Inequality' Squeezing State Tax RevenueRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CBS Local

    The widening gap between the wealthiest Americans and everyone else has been matched by a slowdown in state tax revenue, according to a report being released Monday by Standard & Poor's. Even as income for the affluent has accelerated, it's barely kept pace with inflation for most other people.

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  10. TSX, Wall Street slips amid concern about China's economic growthRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Canada.com

    The Toronto stock market was lower Monday as resource stocks declined amid data from China, which raised fresh questions about growth in the world's second-biggest economy. The S&P/TSX composite index dropped 59.3 points to 15,472.28.

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  11. Is Goldman Sachs One of the Best Companies in America?Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    In partnership with Glassdoor , our investment analysts are taking a closer look at some of the most popular companies in Glassdoor's career community. It's respected, if not feared, by peers.

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  12. Toronto stock market moves lower amid concerns about Chinese economic growthRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Castanet.net

    Mining stocks helped push the Toronto stock market lower Monday as commodity prices were pressured in the wake of weak industrial data from China. U.S. markets were mainly weak with the Dow Jones industrials up 21.38 points to 17,008.89, the Nasdaq shed 42.57 points to 4,525.03 and the S&P 500 index slipped 2.19 points to 1,983.35.

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  13. Toronto stock market retreats amid concerns about Chinese economic growthRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Nanaimo Daily News

    Mining stocks helped push the Toronto stock market lower Monday as commodity prices were pressured in the wake of weak industrial data from China. U.S. markets were mainly weak with the Dow Jones industrials up 21.38 points to 17,008.89, the Nasdaq shed 42.57 points to 4,525.03 and the S&P 500 index slipped 2.19 points to 1,983.35.

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  14. NHDP - ICYMI: Students, community members protest Scott Brown in DurhamRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | NH Insider

    The protesters' issues ranged from women's right to health care, climate change to corporate influence in Washington to marriage equality. Brown was attending a political rally in Huddleston Hall alongside Kentucky Senator Rand Paul, who endorsed him there in Brown's campaign against incumbent Democrat senator Jeanne Shaheen.

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  15. S&P: State recovers growth with tax increasesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Daily Democrat

    SACRAMENTO >> Rising income inequality has led to slowing tax revenue growth in California, but the state has responded by increasing its top marginal tax rate, causing its growth rate to accelerate after 2009, according to a new study released Monday by credit rating agency Standard & Poor's. The new S&P report found that California's average sales tax revenue growth went from nearly 11 percent between 1950 and 1979 to a low of 3.4 percent between 2000 and 2009.

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  16. The Rise Of The Modern Investment BankRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Investopedia

    Perhaps no other organization inspires as much awe, intrigue, controversy and curiosity as the global investment bank. Investment banks have a storied history and today, they sit astride the fast-paced flow of global trade and capital.

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  17. Triumfant CEO John Prisco to Advise Financial Sector on Cybersecurity at Upcoming SummitsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Market Wire

    Triumfant , provider of intelligent, precision-based security monitoring, detection and remediation for advanced threats on the endpoint, today announced that its President and CEO John Prisco will be speaking at two high-profile cyber security conferences: the Billington Cyber Security Summit on Sept. 16, 2014 in Washington D.C. at the Capitol Hilton and The Wall Street Journal Cyber Security Summit on Sept.

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  18. EXIGER Names Hong Hui Wong Associate Managing Director and Announces...Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | Freshnews

    NEW YORK & LONDON -- -- EXIGER , the global regulatory and financial crime, risk and compliance firm today announced the appointment of Hong Hui Wong as Associate Managing Director and the opening of its Hong Kong office. A specialist in economic sanctions compliance, Mr. Wong has held positions with Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Goldman Sachs, and PricewaterhouseCoopers.

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  19. Series of Closings Ready 53W53 in New York for Imminent GroundbreakingRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Business Wire

    The New York office of Hines, the international real estate firm, made a major announcement today concerning its prime parcel of land adjacent to The Museum of Modern Art . Hines acquired the land in 2007 and, today, closed on the purchases of additional air rights necessary to build 53W53, a striking for-sale residential tower designed by Jean Nouvel with interiors by Thierry Despont.

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  20. Introduction To Commercial PaperRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Investopedia

    The world of fixed-income securities can be divided into two main categories. The capital markets consist of securities with maturities of more than 270 days, while the money market comprises all fixed-income instruments that mature in 270 days or fewer.

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