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  1. The contents of Truland Systems' huge Baltimore warehouse are up for auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | Business Journal

    The court-ordered liquidation of bankrupt electrical contractor Truland Systems Corp. means thousands of items will be sold at auction from the company's Baltimore warehouse and offices in Windsor Mill.


  2. Us Stocks-Chipotle, Coca-Cola among biggest premarket moversRead the original story

    4 min ago | Reuters

    Coca-Cola Co and Chipotle Mexican Grill were among the most active names of Tuesday's premarket session, with both stocks falling on heavy volume. Chipotle lost 5.2 percent to $618.80 before the bell a day after the burrito chain reported another acceleration in quarterly restaurant sales growth but signaled that such momentum couldn't last forever.


  3. 'Burn Bibles' Nancy portrays herself as a 'VICTIM' of politics & the cyberworldRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | Malaysia Chronicle

    Minister in the Prime Minister's department Nancy Shukri warned youths against believing everything they read on social media, advising them not to click "like" all the time before verifying if the information was true. Speaking at the launch of a programme on empowering information for youth a Zin Kuala Lumpur today, she said she herself has become a target in cyberspace of late.


  4. European shares rally on report ECB mulling corporate bonds buysRead the original story

    26 min ago | Buenos Aires Herald

    Banks and shares in peripheral countries led a European rally today after the European Central Bank is considering buying corporate bonds to revive the region's economy. The purchases, which the sources said could be approved in December and start early next year, are seen helping banks, especially in struggling southern European countries, free up more of their balance sheet and lend more.


  5. Music Industry Pioneers Premier Studios NY First to Accept Bitcoin and...Read the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | PRWeb

    New-York Based Premier Studios Pioneers in Music Industry are first to offer in-studio training & the first to accept digital currency bitcoin. Changing the music industry by announcing its acceptance of the controversial digital currency 'bitcoin,' Premier Studios serves the industry elite and is aimed at working with students or others interested.


  6. Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong Shares His Vision For The Future Of BitcoinRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | TechCrunch

    Right after opening its doors to Europe, Coinbase co-founder and CEO Brian Armstrong joined Alex Wilhelm on stage today at TechCrunch Disrupt Europe to discuss the future of bitcoin. The conversation covered everything happening right now around bitcoin, from regulatory issues to bitcoin's price downfall, merchant adoption and new innovative bitcoin use cases.


  7. Don't regulate credit card fees - increase competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | The Globe and Mail

    A few days ago, The Globe and Mail reported that , following up on a spring 2014 federal budget commitment, the Department of Finance is holding negotiations with the two major credit card companies, Visa and MasterCard, as well as major banks issuing them. The goal is to achieve a commitment, or an outright regulation if that fails, to cap the fees credit card companies charge merchants.


  8. Hulbert: A European recession could be good for investorsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | MarketWatch

    It's a European recession, and it's likely to affect the so-called PIIGS nations. PIIGS, for those of you who don't remember, was the acronym given a few years ago to the struggling members of the European Union that were close to bankruptcy: Portugal, Italy, Ireland, Greece and Spain.


  9. European shares inch upRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Business World

    European shares inched up in choppy trade on Tuesday morning, trimming the previous session's losses as better-than-expected quarterly sales from Apple helped soothe worries over corporate results. Gains were limited, however, after data showing China's economic growth slowed in the third quarter to its weakest since the 2008/09 global financial crisis as a slumping property market dragged on manufacturing and investment, fueling worries over flagging global growth.


  10. Nicola Anderson: 'Worrying about bankruptcy is worse than the actual process'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    In Courtroom Number Seven in the Four Courts, the atmosphere was soupy and stressful, with an unmistakeable underlying odour of alcohol. It was clear that somebody had been trying to drown their sorrows the night before.


  11. Detroit Bankruptcy Decision Set For Early NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WLNS-TV Lansing

    A fire has broken out in an apartment complex at 200 Friendship Circle in Lansing. The fire started on the sixth floor and there has been a possible rescue of a trapped victim.


  12. Small business owner reveals how he was scammedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | News 4 Jax

    The service they promised was valuable to small business owners. But in the end, it was an elaborate scam that cost hundreds of victims millions of dollars.


  13. Fannie, Freddie to accept lower down payment mortgagesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are close to allowing consumers to buy a home with as little as a 3 percent down payment and still have the mortgages backed by the two agencies. More details are expected to be announced in coming weeks, but the move from a 5 percent down payment could increase the ability of creditworthy but cash-strapped consumers to become homeowners and help a faltering housing market regain its traction.


  14. The past, present and future of the Greek debt crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | EKathimerini

    For a decade, until mid-2012, Josef Ackermann was the CEO at Deutsche Bank. It was a position that earned him the nickname "shadow chancellor" of Germany and allowed him to play a decisive role during the European banking crisis and then in the eurozone's debt crisis.


  15. Trump: Taj Mahal chips away at my brandRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    The real estate mogul and his daughter are suing Trump Entertainment Resorts, which he once ran, in state Superior Court, demanding that the Trump name come off the Taj Mahal in Atlantic City, N.J., as it did the shuttered Trump Plaza. TER hit back saying the Trumps claims are unsubstantiated, and it cannot the expense or distraction of litigation.


  16. EveryEventGives First Ticketing Company Accepting Bitcoin and DollarsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | PRWeb

    "We offer this option as part of our ongoing effort to offer our users any option that might help them succeed," EveryEventGives CEO Sean Spence said. Today, EveryEventGives , a national ticketing platform for independent event planners and non-profit organizations, announced that users can now accept Bitcoin as payment for event tickets.


  17. Crafty lady! Geoffrey Edelsten's creative fiance Gabi Grecko...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Crafty lady! Geoffrey Edelsten's creative fiancee Gabi Grecko dresses in just a ZIP ...days after sharing shot of herself in little more than glittery jewels It's clear from the outfits she wears to events with Australian businessman Geoffrey Edlesten that she's a creative woman. And on Tuesday, Gabi Grecko really upped the ante as she posed in little more than a zip, knickers and a wig.


  18. When voting, beware the Wolf in sheep's clothingRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Lewistown Sentinel

    When my husband and I moved to Pennsylvania we thought it would be a lovely place to retire and allow us to be nearer to family. Its tax rates were comparable to those in the state we had previously lived.


  19. More GT Advanced revelations expected from Tuesday hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    "When they filed for Chapter 11, it felt like a punch in the gut," Chad Cooper, a stock investor from Dracut, Mass., wrote bankruptcy Judge Henry Boroff.


  20. Mexico detains CEO of scandal-hit OceanografiaRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Reuters

    Mexican authorities have detained the chief executive of oil services company Oceanografia, which is at the center of a fraud probe involving Citigroup Inc's local unit Banamex. Amado Yanez was detained late on Monday, a government official told Reuters on condition of anonymity.