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Goldman Sachs, US agency in mortgage settlement worth $1.2 billion
(Reuters) - Goldman Sachs Group Inc has agreed to a settlement worth $1.2 billion to resolve a U.S. regulator's claims the bank sold Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac faulty mortgage bonds, the regulator announced Friday. Under the settlement with the Federal ...
Goldman to Buy $3.15 Billion of Debt to End FHFA ClaimsBloomberg
Goldman paying $3.15B over mortgage bond claimsUSA TODAY
Goldman settles FHFA lawsuit for $1.2 billionMarketWatch
Wall Street Journal -RTT News
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06:19pm Fri, August 22, 2014


Dollar buoyed by early US rate rise talk
Financial Times
The dollar had much in its support this week, with geopolitics still providing a tense backdrop to currency markets, while the possibility of an early US rate rise was given further credibility at Jackson Hole. Federal Reserve chairwoman Janet Yellen provided ...
CURRENCIES: Dollar Pushes Above Yen104, Gains On EuroNASDAQ
European shares halt 2-week rally; eyes on YellenReuters UK

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10:56am Fri, August 22, 2014

Boston Globe

Governors say agreement in principle reached in Market Basket standoff
Boston Globe
Governor Deval Patrick and New Hampshire Governor Maggie Hassan expressed optimism that all Market Basket stores will reopen “early next week” after talking with the warring factions of the Demoulas family. Arthur T. Demoulas submitted a final offer to ...
Govs.: Both Market Basket Sides 'Optimistic' About
Mass, N.H. Govs: 'Agreement In Principle' To Sell Market Basket To Arthur T.WBUR
Governors: Deal to sell Market Basket to Arthur T. Demoulas could be reality by ...Sentinel and Enterprise
Albuquerque Journal
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05:46pm Fri, August 22, 2014


Once-Bankrupt Dynegy Seeks Redemption in $6.25 Billion Deal
Power producer Dynegy Inc. (DYN:US) is doubling down on the same strategy that pushed the company into bankruptcy three years ago after electricity prices collapsed. This time will be different, promises Chief Executive Officer Robert Flexon.
Dynegy to Nearly Double Capacity With $6.25 Billion in DealsWall Street Journal
Dynegy Buy Doubles CapacityInvestor's Business Daily
Gap and Dynegy are big market moversWashington Post
The American Lawyer (registration) -Fox Business -Reuters
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05:18pm Fri, August 22, 2014


EPA Sends Investigators to Bismarck
As the oil industry pumps over one million barrels of oil each day, a federal agency is looking to set up shop in the capitol. The Environmental Protection Agency has rented space in Bismarck for their Criminal Investigation Division. Two agents based out of ...
Give EPA Some Credit: US Has Cleaner
State Agencies Concerned About Carrying Out EPA's 'Aggressive' Air Pollution ...StateImpact Oklahoma
EPA to open environmental crimes office in NDWashington Times

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04:57pm Fri, August 22, 2014

CTV News

CANADA FX DEBT-C$ flat as inflation offsets retail sales data
... * Canadian dollar at C$1.0945 or 91.37 U.S. cents * Bond prices mixed across the maturity curve (Adds details, quotes, updates prices) By Leah Schnurr TORONTO, Aug 22 (Reuters) - The Canadian dollar was flat against the greenback on Friday as a ...
Canada Inflation SlowsWall Street Journal
British Columbians are spending more on retail goods while inflation remains lowBusiness in Vancouver
Manitoba's inflation rate falls in JuneBrandon Sun
Bloomberg -Businessweek -Vancouver Sun
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03:21pm Fri, August 22, 2014

Stocks dip on Ukraine, ahead of Yellen talk
Daily Item
Trader Tommy Kalikas, center, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014. U.S. stocks are opening higher, pushing the Standard & Poor's 500 index closer toward another record high. (AP Photo/Richard Drew). Stocks dip on ...
Most Asia stocks inch higher ahead of Yellen talkKTVN

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08:16am Fri, August 22, 2014


Is trouble brewing for Lehigh Valley Kraft workers after Keurig deal?
Allentown Morning Call
Keurig will take over coffee pod production, which is done by 250 workers in the Valley now. print. Comments. Pin It. K-Cups. Kraft-branded coffees, such as Maxwell House and Gevalia, will soon be available in officially licensed coffee pods like these.
Keurig Abuzz On Kraft Deal As Licensing Pacts Abound GMCR KRFTInvestor's Business Daily
Keurig Green Mountain perks up on Kraft deal, large brew coffee makersUSA TODAY
Why Keurig Green Mountain (GMCR) Stock Continues To Surge
MarketWatch -NASDAQ -RTT News
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04:25pm Fri, August 22, 2014

CBS Local

Millions of bean bag chairs recalled after two children die
About 2.2 million bean bag chairs made by Ace Bayou Corp. are being recalled following the deaths of two children. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission said the zippers on the bean bag chairs can be opened and children can then crawl inside, ...
Recalls this Week: Bean Bag Chairs, CribsFox Business
2.2 million bean bag chairs recalled after choking deaths (+video)Christian Science Monitor
Bean bag chairs recalled after two child
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05:30pm Fri, August 22, 2014


McDonald's names new US president again
McDonald's has named a new president for its flagship U.S. division, marking the second change in less than two years. The world's biggest hamburger chain says former McDonald's executive Mike Andres will replace Jeff Stratton, who is retiring, effective ...
Former executive of McDonald's Mike Andres is replacing the Don ThomsonUpstart Magazine
UPDATE 2-McDonald's replaces US chief for the second time in 2 yearsReuters
McDonald's names new US presidentFinancial Times -Pensacola News Journal
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05:53pm Fri, August 22, 2014