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Baloney Meter: Do Liberal policies mean a typical family is $2,000 richer?

3 hours ago   |   National Post

OTTAWA - “Our plan - to invest in people, to strengthen and grow the middle class, and to build an economy that works for everyone - is working. By this time next year, a...
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Mark your calendars: These are New York's top real estate events next week

20 hours ago   |   The Real Deal New York

There will be a few new real estate events in New York City next week. On Sept. 25, Gensler is hosting a panel, Commercial Real Estate Capital Markets: A Lender's Perspective...
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Shares in Luxury Marketplace Farfetch Soar 50% After IPO, Minting a New Billionaire

20 hours ago   |   Fortune

Shares of luxury fashion marketplace Farfetch jumped as much as 50% in trading Friday following an initial public offering, making a billionaire out of its Portugese founder...
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Howard Michaels, pugnacious real estate finance broker, dies

21 hours ago   |   The Real Deal New York

Howard Michaels, a tough-talking capital-markets broker who arranged financing for some of New York's biggest projects, died Friday. He was 62. The cause of death was cancer...
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Russian sub fleet capable of firing missiles armed with nukes, hypersonics will be ready by 2024

21 hours ago   |   CNBC   |   2 articles

In order to finance eight of the submarines, Moscow cut funding for other military modernization programs like the nation's surface vessel fleet, according a source who spoke...
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KKR-backed Calsonic lines up 5 billion euro financing for Magneti takeover: sources

22 hours ago   |   Reuters

Calsonic Kansei has lined up around 5 billion euros in financing from Japanese banks to fund its proposed acquisition of Fiat Chrysler's unit Magneti Marelli, four sources...
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Thoughts and prayers: The NRA is bleeding money

Thoughts and prayers: The NRA is bleeding money

23 hours ago   |   Think Progress

The National Rifle Association has lost tens of millions of dollars in membership dues since the 2016 election and is more than $30 million in debt, according to an audit...
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Michael Cohen flips on Trump

Michael Cohen flips on Trump

1 day ago   |   Think Progress

President Trump's former lawyer and longtime “fixer” Michael Cohen has officially flipped. Sources who spoke with ABC News Thursday afternoon said Cohen, who pleaded guilty to...
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University of Montana making progress on closing budget gap

1 day ago   |   Miami Herald

The University of Montana aims to bring down roughly half of its $10 million budget shortfall this fiscal year. Vice President of Administration and Finance Rosi Keller said...
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Ontario will have $15B deficit, not the $6.7B the Liberals projected: finance minister

Ontario will have $15B deficit, not the $6.7B the Liberals projected: finance minister

1 day ago   |   National Post

TORONTO - Ontario's finance minister says an independent commission that probed the province's books has found the government ran a multi-billion-dollar deficit in the last...
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Prison guards find $17.8 million worth of cocaine in shipment of donated bananas

Prison guards find $17.8 million worth of cocaine in shipment of donated bananas

It was a fruitful morning for a pair of prison guards who uncovered some monkey business when they spotted $17.8 million of cocaine hidden inside a shipment of bananas. Read more ...

'The president needs to know it is all a setup': Trump's media allies are...

'The president needs to know it is all a setup': Trump's media allies are warning him not to fire Rod Rosenstein after bombshell NYT report

President Donald Trump's allies in the media are divided on how to defuse a bombshell report from The New York Times. According to sources in the report published on Friday... Read more ...

China reportedly cancels trade talks with US as tariff threats escalate

China reportedly cancels trade talks with US as tariff threats escalate

SHANGHAI - China has canceled upcoming trade talks with the United States and will not send vice-premier Liu He to Washington next week, the Wall Street Journal reported... Read more ...

PayPal bans Alex Jones' Infowars for hate speech

PayPal bans Alex Jones' Infowars for hate speech

Payments processor PayPal said on Friday it decided to end its business relationship with popular conspiracy theorist Alex Jones' Infowars Web site after finding instances of... Read more ...

Trump walks back his decision to declassify sensitive Russia docs after the...

Trump walks back his decision to declassify sensitive Russia docs after the DOJ and key US allies caution against it

President Trump said Friday that he was reconsidering his order to declassify and release sensitive documents related to the ongoing Russia investigation and the FBI's... Read more ...

People are complaining that Apple Store sales systems went down on new...

People are complaining that Apple Store sales systems went down on new iPhone release day, and they can't get their new phones

Apple's newest phones, the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max, went on sale on Friday. One way to make sure you get the latest iPhone or Apple Watch on launch day is to reserve the... Read more ...

PayPal is cutting off Alex Jones and says it will no longer do business with...

PayPal is cutting off Alex Jones and says it will no longer do business with InfoWars because it promotes 'hate and discriminatory intolerance'

PayPal just announced that it will stop providing any services to InfoWars, the website created by Alex Jones that promotes conspiracy theories. The payment processing company... Read more ...

Our 7 best bets for Week 4 of the college football season

Our 7 best bets for Week 4 of the college football season

Another weekend, another full slate of college football action. After a rough start to the year, we're now riding two straight winning weeks of picks thanks to TCU playing to a... Read more ...

Trump's former lawyer reportedly wanted to cover Manafort's and Gates' legal...

Trump's former lawyer reportedly wanted to cover Manafort's and Gates' legal fees, but backed off when associates warned him it would look like an attempt at obstruction

John Dowd, President Donald Trump's former lead defense attorney, reportedly tried to help pay the legal fees for Paul Manafort and Rick Gates earlier this year. At one point... Read more ...

Google is scurrying to kill a new internal leak about its plans for China

Google is scurrying to kill a new internal leak about its plans for China

A Google internal memo detailing the company's China plans was circulated within the company, according to a report in The Intercept. The memo revealed that Google's China... Read more ...