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After the storms, displaced renters get hit again
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After the storms, displaced renters get hit again

October 13th, 2017 | by Contributor
DALLAS – A neighbor was the first to tell Paige Cane that her landlord had posted an eviction notice on the door of her flooded apartment in Port Arthur, Texas. The 26-year-old was more than 300 miles away with no car,...
Google puts $1 billion into global education efforts
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Google puts $1 billion into global education efforts

October 13th, 2017 | by Contributor
PITTSBURGH – Google (GOOG) says over the next five years it will spend $1 billion on nonprofit organizations helping to raise education levels around the world, and it will commit its employees to a million hours of...
Bayer harvests unit for $7 billion ahead of Monsanto deal
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Bayer harvests unit for $7 billion ahead of Monsanto deal

October 13th, 2017 | by Contributor
Bayer is harvesting some of its Crop Science unit to alleviate regulatory concerns about its takeover of U.S. seed giant Monsanto. German pharmaceutical giant Bayer AG has reached a 5.9 billion euro ($7 billion) deal to sell...
Amazon Studios head suspended after sexual harassment allegations
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Amazon Studios head suspended after sexual harassment allegations

October 12th, 2017 | by Contributor
LOS ANGELES —The head of Amazon Studios was put on leave Thursday following sexual harassment allegations from a producer on the Amazon series “Man in the High Castle,” adding to Hollywood’s crisis over...
Is Trump right that rising stock market can reduce national debt?
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Is Trump right that rising stock market can reduce national debt?

October 12th, 2017 | by Contributor
US President Donald Trump waits for a luncheon with US and African leaders at the Palace Hotel during the 72nd United Nations General Assembly on September 20, 2017 in New York. / Brendan Smialowski / AFP/Getty Images President...
IRS suspends contract with Equifax after malware discovered
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IRS suspends contract with Equifax after malware discovered

October 12th, 2017 | by Contributor
The IRS said late Thursday that it has temporarily suspended the agency’s $7.1 million data security contract with Equifax (EFX) after malware found on the credit bureau’s website again called its security...