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The Latest: Trump calls aircraft carrier a symbol of power

The Latest: Trump calls aircraft carrier a symbol of power

President Donald Trump, joined by Ships Captain Rick McCormack, right, walks to the podium to speak during the the commissioning ceremony of the aircraft carrier USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) at Naval Station Norfolk, Va., Saturday, July, 22, 2017. …

by July 23, 2017 0 comments Finance
Donald Trump, John McCain, Golf: Your Thursday Briefing

Donald Trump, John McCain, Golf: Your Thursday Briefing

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Good morning.

Here’s what you need to know:

• President Trump said he never would have appointed Attorney General Jeff Sessions had he known Mr. Sessions would recuse himself from …

by July 20, 2017 0 comments Finance
Is parole the next chapter in the never-ending, and ever-fascinating, saga of O.J. Simpson?

Is parole the next chapter in the never-ending, and ever-fascinating, saga of O.J. Simpson?

California Highway Patrol cars pursue the white Bronco driven by Al Cowlings as O.J. Simpson hides in the back of the vehicle on June 17, 1994. (Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times)

It was justice. It was a legal …

by July 20, 2017 0 comments Finance
Health care collapse; Earnings abound; Netflix and thrill

Health care collapse; Earnings abound; Netflix and thrill

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1. Health care failure: Investors are not very impressed with news coming out of Washington.

President Trump’s effort to repeal and replace Obamacare came to a screeching halt Monday night after Senators Mike Lee …

by July 18, 2017 0 comments Finance
401(k)s Offer Gen Xers, Millennials a Good Start for Investing

401(k)s Offer Gen Xers, Millennials a Good Start for Investing

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Very few Gen Xers (those born from the mid-1960s to early ’80s) and Millennials (Generation Y, those born in the 1980s and ’90s) are saving for retirement. For Millennials, retirement is a far distant horizon. Most of this …

by July 18, 2017 0 comments Finance
McCain’s surgery puts Obamacare repeal vote in doubt

McCain’s surgery puts Obamacare repeal vote in doubt

Sen. John McCain underwent surgery to remove a blood clot above his left eye and will stay in Arizona to recover next week – denying Republicans a key vote in their push to repeal Obamacare, where the GOP already has …

by July 16, 2017 0 comments Finance
Drinking more coffee leads to a longer life, two studies say

Drinking more coffee leads to a longer life, two studies say

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by July 11, 2017 0 comments Finance
How safe are your FTSE dividends: Top firms are set to pay £10bn more than in 2016, but 80% of this growth is in just four sectors

How safe are your FTSE dividends: Top firms are set to pay £10bn more than in 2016, but 80% of this growth is in just four sectors

Companies in the FTSE 100 are expected to pay £10billion more to investors this year than they did in 2016 – a 15 per cent rise to £82billion.

But with most of these dividend payments coming from a very small …

by July 8, 2017 0 comments Finance
Protesters seek to impede summit as G-20 gets underway in Hamburg

Protesters seek to impede summit as G-20 gets underway in Hamburg

A protester waves a flag as police approach with a water cannon during demonstrations on the eve of the G-20 summit in Hamburg. (AP)

HAMBURG — The Group of 20 economic summit began Friday in this northern German port city …

by July 7, 2017 0 comments Finance
Satellite TV Catch-22: Sky won’t let me cancel because the subscription is in my ex’s name – but they won’t switch it to me! Meanwhile, I’m paying the bills…

Satellite TV Catch-22: Sky won’t let me cancel because the subscription is in my ex’s name – but they won’t switch it to me! Meanwhile, I’m paying the bills…

My ex-partner put the Sky television account in his name and moved out in 2013 due to a break-up of our relationship.

I contacted Sky at the time to ask them to change the account into my name because the …

by July 4, 2017 0 comments Finance