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Issues back home trail Obama on Latin America trip

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica (AP) — President Barack Obama's trip to Latin America had a decidedly domestic feel, with issues such as immigration, energy and education that are in the forefront of U.S. political debate also dominating his talks with regional leaders. Continue reading

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General Motors: Fighting climate change good for business

General Motors is the first major U.S. automaker to sign a “Climate Declaration,” asserting that responding to climate change is good business.“We want to be a change agent in the auto industry,” said Mike Robinson, GM vice president of Sustainability and Global Regulatory Affairs. “As our world faces issues like congestion and climate change, we are at the forefront in transforming the way we mov… Continue reading

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Michael Jackson Trial Will Highlight Struggles

Largely off-limits testimony about the King Of Pop’s addiction issues is about to be heard as a civil trial gets under way. Continue reading

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Stocks close higher, buoyed by upbeat jobless claims report 

Stocks ended higher Thursday lifted by an upbeat jobless claims report, with the Dow and S&P 500 closing at fresh levels, while weakness in large tech companies limited gains on the Nasdaq.”The market seems to be on autopilot,” said Joe Saluzzi, co-manager of trading at Themis Trading. “Everyone believes there are some serious issues being overlooked, but no one wants to fight a momentum-fuele… Continue reading

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New Cold Snap Warning: Expect More Snow

Forecasters predict wintry conditions in eastern and central parts of the UK, as the Met Office issues yellow “be aware” warnings. Continue reading

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IIROC: Halt, Canadian Overseas Petroleum Limited

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(Marketwire – March 8, 2013) – The following issues have been halted by IIROC / L’OCRCVM a suspendu la négociation des titres suivants : Continue reading

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IIROC: Halt, Petro Occidente Capital Corp.

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(Marketwire – March 8, 2013) – The following issues have been halted by IIROC / L’OCRCVM a suspendu la negociation des titres suivants : Continue reading

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IIROC: Halt, Radiant Communications Corp.

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(Marketwire – March 8, 2013) – The following issues have been halted by IIROC / L’OCRCVM a suspendu la négociation des titres suivants : Continue reading

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IIROC: Halt, Cleanfield Alternative Energy

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(Marketwire – March 8, 2013) – The following issues have been halted by IIROC / L’OCRCVM a suspendu la négociation des titres suivants : Continue reading

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S&P seeks to move 16 ratings lawsuits to federal court

(Reuters) – Standard & Poor's on Wednesday began trying to move lawsuits by 15 states and Washington, D.C., over its credit ratings to federal court from state court, hoping to limit its liability in one of the biggest fraud cases tied to the financial crisis. Continue reading

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