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Kerry signs order removing Cuba from US list of state sponsors of terrorism
The Obama administration on Friday formally removed Cuba from a U.S. terrorism blacklist as part of the process of normalizing relations between the Cold War foes.
U.S. Takes Cuba off Terror List, Paving Way for Normal Ties  Bloomberg
Little Change For Companies Seeking Cuba Business After De-Listing  Wall Street Journal (blog)
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Economic signals still flashing green despite first-quarter slump
The U.S. economy has a sound engine. It just keeps running into potholes. That's the message economists expressed Friday after the government revised down its estimate of meager 0.2% growth at an annual rate in the first quarter to a 0.7% contraction.
Another first-quarter shocker: US GDP falls 0.7%  MarketWatch
Bank of America: Economy Hasn't Recovered From First-Quarter Weakness  TheStreet.com
AmEx president dies on business trip
Edward Gilligan, a high-ranking official at credit card giant American Express, died on Friday after becoming “seriously ill” on one of the company's corporate jets, the company said.
American Express president Ed Gilligan dies at 55  CNNMoney
American Express President Ed Gilligan Dies on Flight From Japan  ABC News
US oil and natural gas rig count drops by 10 to 875
HOUSTON - Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. declined by 10 this week to 875.
U.S. Oil Drillers Idle Rigs for 25th Consecutive Week  Bloomberg
Energy Sector: Largest Bullish Revisions For Q2 EPS  ValueWalk
Top 10 News for 5/26 - 5/29: Charter, Time Warner Cable Formally Enter Deal ...
1. Real gross domestic product -- the value of the production of goods and services in the United States, adjusted for price changes -- decreased at an annual rate of 0.7 percent in the first quarter of 2015, according to the "second" estimate released by the ...
Comcast, Time Warner Cable and Other Providers Smacked Down in Customer ...  Television Week
Consumer service lacking as cable firms consolidate  CBS News
Health insurer Humana explores sale: source
Humana Inc (HUM.N) is considering selling itself after receiving multiple expressions of takeover interest, a person familiar with the matter said on Friday, highlighting the potential for further consolidation in the U.S.
Report: Health insurer Humana considering a sale  STLtoday.com
Humana (HUM) Stock Skyrocketing on Sale Speculation  TheStreet.com
The EPA Announced New Requirements For Biofuels, And Basically Everyone Is ...
The Obama administration issued a new proposal for the amount of ethanol that is required to be added to fuel in sold in the U.S. on Friday.
EPA Unveils Controversial Renewable Fuel Proposal  NGT News
UPDATE 2-US seeks middle ground on biofuel targets, pleasing few  Reuters
US consumer sentiment drops in May
A weak U.S. economy pulled down consumer sentiment in May. The University of Michigan says its index of consumer sentiment dropped to 90.7 from 95.9 in April.
Consumer Sentiment in U.S. Decreased in May to Six-Month Low  Bloomberg
May UMich sentiment falls to 90.7, a six-month low, reports say  ForexTV.com
America's Worst Airport to Get $4 Billion Swedish Massage
Someday, LaGuardia Airport will be quite a bit less awful. The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey yesterday took a small but critical step toward relieving travelers of the New York airport as they know it.
Skanska consortium preferred bidder for $3.6-billion LaGuardia project  The Globe and Mail
LaGuardia-Bound Plane Nearly Crashes into Drone Over Prospect Park: FAA  DNAinfo
Five planes targeted by green lasers at JFK
Pilots on four commercial airliners reported that their aircraft were targeted by green lasers Thursday night as they flew about 8,000 feet over Long Island, according to the FAA.
5 pilots report encounters with lasers over NY, New Jersey  Philly.com
Five airplanes in New York area hit by laser lights, FAA says  PhillyVoice.com