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Snap IPO could be biggest in years, and other MoneyWatch headlines
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Snap IPO could be biggest in years, and other MoneyWatch headlines

February 16th, 2017 | by Contributor
Snap could be worth $22B after IPO; Nasdaq notches record for 7 straight days; and Puzder removes himself from Labor Secretary nomination. These headlines and more from CBS...
7-year-old asks Google for a job; CEO writes back
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7-year-old asks Google for a job; CEO writes back

February 16th, 2017 | by Contributor
Google CEO Sundar Pichai’s response to 7-year-old girl’s letter goes viral on...
Apartment construction pulls down housing starts
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Apartment construction pulls down housing starts

February 16th, 2017 | by Contributor
WASHINGTON – U.S. home building fell last month, led by a drop in apartment construction, while developers broke ground on more single family homes. The Commerce Department says the construction of new houses and apartments...
Martin Shkreli’s Harvard talk met with protests
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Martin Shkreli’s Harvard talk met with protests

February 16th, 2017 | by Contributor
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – A fire alarm rang out moments before indicted former pharmaceutical executive Martin Shkreli was to speak at Harvard University, briefly delaying an appearance that also was disrupted by student protests....
Snap values itself at up to $22B ahead of IPO
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Snap values itself at up to $22B ahead of IPO

February 16th, 2017 | by Contributor
NEW YORK – Snap Inc. is listing the company’s valuation at up to $22 billion as it prepares for the tech industry’s biggest initial public offering in years. The parent company of SnapChat said in a regulatory...
Trade groups push to expire confusing food date labels
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Trade groups push to expire confusing food date labels

February 16th, 2017 | by Contributor
There could soon be something new to check out at your grocery store. The food industry is working to simplify labels on perishable food. Date stamps like “best by,” “sell by,” “use by” and...