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California Utility Gets Reassurance on Wildfire Liability

10 hours ago   |   NY Times

Pacific Gas and Electric shares ended a six-day plunge after a state regulator said his agency would consider the company's finances in setting rates.
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SL Green locks in $150M loan for 2 Herald Square

14 hours ago   |   The Real Deal New York

SL Green Realty has landed a $150 million loan for 2 Herald Square, which the firm acquired the leasehold of through a foreclosure auction. MUFG Union Bank, which previously...
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Lindsey Graham is now poised to take over as chairman of the powerful Senate Judiciary Committee

Lindsey Graham is now poised to take over as chairman of the powerful Senate Judiciary Committee

17 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Iowa Sen. Chuck Grassley announced he would leave his post as chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee at the end of the year to take the top spot on the Senate Finance...
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MoviePass Owner Signals the End Might Finally Be Near

18 hours ago   |   Fortune

The long, slow death of MoviePass might finally be entering the final stages. Helios & Matheson, the parent company of the beleaguered service, said in a 10-Q filing with the...
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Sen. Chuck Grassley opts for finance chair, sets up Sen. Lindsey Graham to lead Judiciary Committee

18 hours ago   |   CNBC   |   2 articles

Sen. Orrin Hatch, who currently leads the Finance Committee, says that the Senate Finance Committee "will be in good hands with Senator Grassley at the helm."
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This Chinese hotelier is behind the latest 220 CPS closing

18 hours ago   |   The Real Deal New York

The latest unit to close at 220 Central Park South went for $13.49 million. Tong Tong Zhao, co-founder of China Lodging Group, bought unit 27A, according to records filed with...
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Gameband officially throws in the towel on crowdfunded wearable

Gameband officially throws in the towel on crowdfunded wearable

18 hours ago   |   Venture Beat

Gaming wearable startup Gameband said it will not be able to deliver its promised wearables to its fans as originally promised.
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Term Sheet - Friday, November 16

21 hours ago   |   Fortune

POWERING A COMEBACK Good morning, Term Sheet readers. After 26 hours of travel, I'm back in NYC! Thank you to all of you who wished me good luck on the marathon - I certainly...
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The Finance 202: Elizabeth Warren: Regulators are ignoring a major economic threat

22 hours ago   |   The Washington Post

She's not the only one worried about the buildup of risky corporate debt.
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French minister warns of new Cold War from US/China tensions

23 hours ago   |   Miami Herald   |   2 articles

French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire warned that the trade dispute between the United States and China could escalate into a fresh Cold War. Le Maire made the alarm-sounding...
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Yoga studio shooting hero to get $30,000 for law school

Yoga studio shooting hero to get $30,000 for law school

Florida State University officials have committed $30,000 of their personal money to a man credited with confronting a shooter. Read more ...

Wendy's is giving away free cheeseburgers to celebrate National Fast Food...

Wendy's is giving away free cheeseburgers to celebrate National Fast Food Day. Here's how to get one

Wendy's is giving away free junior bacon cheeseburgers through November 23 in celebration of National Fast Food Day on Friday. To be eligible, customers need to purchase... Read more ...

William Goldman, Oscar-winning screenwriter of 'All the President's Men' and...

William Goldman, Oscar-winning screenwriter of 'All the President's Men' and 'The Princess Bride,' dead at 87

Author and Oscar-winning screenwriter William Goldman died Friday at the age of 87. Goldman won two Oscars for writing "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid" and "All the... Read more ...

Google Cloud CEO Diane Greene steps down

Google Cloud CEO Diane Greene steps down

Google Cloud CEO Diane Greene plans to leave to pursue investment and philanthropy. She will be replaced by former Oracle product chief Thomas Kurian. Read more ...

Pfizer ends deal to placate Trump, announces plan to raise prices on 41...

Pfizer ends deal to placate Trump, announces plan to raise prices on 41 prescription drugs

Pharmaceutical company Pfizer will raise prices on 10 percent of its prescription drugs in January, ending a brief period in which the company halted price increases in an... Read more ...

The criminal-justice reform bill Trump just backed might already be in...

The criminal-justice reform bill Trump just backed might already be in jeopardy - here are some of the GOPers who have come out against it

The criminal-justice reform bill that President Donald Trump backed on Wednesday has already hit a few snags among conservatives. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has... Read more ...

Lindsey Graham is now poised to take over as chairman of the powerful Senate...

Lindsey Graham is now poised to take over as chairman of the powerful Senate Judiciary Committee

Iowa Sen. Chuck Grassley announced he would leave his post as chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee at the end of the year to take the top spot on the Senate Finance... Read more ...

NFL Week 11 betting guide and our best bets for the Westgate SuperContest

NFL Week 11 betting guide and our best bets for the Westgate SuperContest

Week 10 was a rough one for our best bets of the NFL slate. After starting with a bang on Thursday night with the Steelers big win over the Panthers, we went 0-4 on our... Read more ...

Gay college athlete who was disowned by her family is in danger of losing...

Gay college athlete who was disowned by her family is in danger of losing her eligibility because her friends raised money to help her eat and pay bills

Canisius College cross-country runner Emily Scheck was disowned by her family this summer after her mother learned that she was dating a woman. Scheck - who had $20 to her name... Read more ...

Meet the 22-year Oracle veteran executive who's going to lead Google in the...

Meet the 22-year Oracle veteran executive who's going to lead Google in the cloud wars against Amazon and Microsoft

On Friday, Diane Greene announced she would be stepping down as Google Cloud's chief exec . Greene's replacement will be the 22-year Oracle veteran Thomas Kurian, who before... Read more ...