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  1. XTS112-125_2015_135024_high.jpgRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Prince George Citizen

    Greece voted Sunday in an early general election that could alter the course of the country's battle against crippling debts, with a radical left party favoured to win by promising to rewrite the terms of its international bailout. The Syriza party led by Alexis Tsipras has remained firmly ahead of conservative Prime Minister Antonis Samaras' New Democracy party in opinion polls throughout the election campaign, which was called two years ahead of schedule.

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  2. Bailout in mind as Greeks vote in electionRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | Click Orlando

    Greek voters began voting Sunday in an election that could lead to a dramatic showdown with the debt-laden nation's lenders. The left-wing party Syriza, which has vowed to renegotiate the terms of Greece's multibillion-euro bailout if it wins, has been leading in opinion polls going into the vote.

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  3. Greeks vote in election critical to country's financial future; radical left party favouredRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | Nanaimo Daily News

    Greece voted Sunday in an early general election that could alter the course of the country's battle against crippling debts, with a radical left party favoured to win by promising to rewrite the terms of its international bailout. The Syriza party led by Alexis Tsipras has remained firmly ahead of conservative Prime Minister Antonis Samaras' New Democracy party in opinion polls throughout the election campaign, which was called two years ahead of schedule.

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  4. Terrace Williams Moving and Storage employees 'in limbo' after company declares bankruptcyRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    The sudden bankruptcy of Williams Moving and Storage and closure of the Terrace operations on Kalum Lake Road has left its 17 employees scrambling to figure out what they will do next. "Everybody is in limbo, everybody is in shock because most of us have been here for 25, 26 years," said dispatcher and officer manager Glen Peterson who was helping shut down the offices on Jan. 22 and 23. Williams announced Jan. 21 it would be filing under the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act and named Deliotte Restructuring to represent them as it attempts to free up any money it can by selling off its remaining assets.

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  5. Report Published: "Fredrikson & Byron, P.A. - Medical Equipment - Advisory Profile"Read the original story

    45 min ago | PR-inside.com

    The organization's practices include antitrust and trade regulation, bankruptcy, restructuring and workouts, business and tax planning, China practice, compensation planning and employee benefits, condemnation and eminent domain, corporate governance, employment and labor, environmental law, family law, government relations, immigration, intellectual property, intellectual property litigation, international, Latin America practice, litigation, mergers and acquisitions, property tax appeals, real estate, securities, tax disputes and litigation, trusts and estates, and white collar and regulatory defense.

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  6. Alexis Tsipras, Greek 'Che Guevara' on the cusp of powerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Yahoo!

    Alexis Tsipras, the 40-year-old leader of radical left-wing party Syriza which is favourite to win Sunday's Greek election, has come a long way from his days as a Communist youth activist. But the man who has become a figurehead for the challenge to the eurozone's austerity policies still retains a youthful dislike of ties and a passion for Che Guevara.

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  7. Critical Greek elections continueRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Cyprus Weekly

    Greeks voted on Sunday in an election expected to bring to power the radical leftist Syriza party, which has pledged to take on international lenders and roll back painful austerity measures imposed during years of economic crisis. Barring a huge upset, Syriza, which has led opinion polls for months, will be the biggest party and aims to form the first euro zone government openly committed to cancelling the austerity terms of its EU and IMF-backed bailout programme.

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  8. Bankruptcy Judge Rhodes talks Detroit in commencement speechRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTKG-AM Grand Rapids

    The federal judge who oversaw Detroit's bankruptcy has told a group of business school graduates that others should learn from the city's economic troubles. Bankruptcy Judge Steven Rhodes delivered the keynote during Saturday's Walsh College commencement at Zion Christian Church in Troy, north of Detroit.

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  9. 9 Words That Will Help You Retire RichRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Motley Fool

    If you structure your financial life around those nine words throughout your career, it almost doesn't matter what investing returns you achieve . If you don't, basic investing math will tell you that $0 compounded at any rate for any period of time results in a nest egg of $0 at retirement.

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  10. Berko: Bank of America too big for its own, and your, goodRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Columbian

    Dear Mr. Berko: What are your thoughts on buying stock in some of the big "money center banks"? I wanted to buy 1,000 shares of Bank of America when it was selling for $5 a share back in 2011. Unfortunately, I got scared and didn't have enough confidence in my decision to pull the trigger, though I opened an account there.

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  11. Better Buy: Ford vs. General MotorsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    Ford may have stolen last week's auto show in Detroit with a sexy sports car -- but GM CEO Mary Barra countered with a new electric car, the Chevy Bolt, which could turn out to be a lot more significant in the long run. Source: General Motors.

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  12. Why Bankruptcy Isn't a "Get Out of Debt Free" CardRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    When you are in the choking hands of debt, bankruptcy might seems like the only way out. The solution some people turn to when they are in financial holes, bankruptcy is -- in reality -- not an easy fix and should not be considered lightly.

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  13. Anti-bailout party the favorite as Greeks cast critical voteRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Newsday

    A man casts his vote at a polling station in Athens, Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015. Greeks were voting Sunday in an early general election crucial for the country's financial future, with the radical left Syriza party of Alexis Tsipras tipped as the favorite to win, although possibly without a large enough majority to form a government.

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  14. Sign up for free DDoS protection with CloudComRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | LivePressWorld

    ZURICH, Switzerland - With data security becoming a major concern among online businesses, companies are slowly warming up to getting bullet proof protection supporting their online presence. While getting Distributed denial of service attack protection can cost a fortune, CloudCom invites new customers to try its services for an entire week free of cost.

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  15. Christie's Atlantic City management team is experienced with bankruptcies, troubled companiesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    The new Emergency Manager for Atlantic City, Kevin Lavin, talks to the press after meeting with city officials. Consultant Kevyn Orr is to the right.

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  16. Personal Finance Q&A: Risks of keeping entire nest egg at one brokerageRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Your credit scores may well take a hit if you reduce your available credit, and there's no guarantee that doing so will induce the issuer you're courting to raise your limit. Your credit scores may well take a hit if you reduce your available credit, and there's no guarantee that doing so will induce the issuer you're courting to raise your limit.

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  17. Mineral Park mine sale OK'd; county, college want back taxesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Kingman Daily Miner

    A U.S. Bankruptcy judge in Delaware approved the sale of assets from Mineral Park mine to Origin Mining Corp. for approximately $10 million, according to court documents filed Tuesday. Judge Kevin Carey signed the order, noting that the court retains exclusive jurisdiction to enforce all terms and provisions of the order.

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  18. Austerity-battered Greeks favour left in voteRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Buenos Aires Herald

    Alexis Tsipras, leader of Greece's Syriza left-wing main opposition party delivers a pre-election speech at Omonia Square in Athens on Thursday . Prime Minister Antonis Samaras' New Democracy party has failed to overcome a gap in opinion polls with the anti-bailout Syriza party ahead of today's general election.

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  19. A look at the main parties in Greek voteRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Buenos Aires Herald

    Widely tapped to win, though possibly without enough votes to form a government on its own, Syriza has seen a meteoric rise during Greece's financial crisis. Tsipras has pledged to repeal many bailout commitments, saying he will not be bound by the signatures of previous governments.

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  20. ECB Vs. Fed: Why Frankfurt's QE Is A Damp SquibRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Setting timing issues aside , the quantum of ECB balance sheet expansion planned is still too weak and it is too weak relative to previous peak. The Fed balance sheet expansion followed three stages: In contrast, ECB balance sheet expansions were weaker throughout the period, and were subject to a major reversal in Q1 2013-Q3 2014 period.

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