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'Baba' effect: Supply of stock set to swell as Alibaba IPO nears
Alibaba Group Chairman Jack Ma has whipped up demand for shares of its coming IPO. (AFP/Getty Images). Supply and demand, the famous macro-economic concept, is playing out in the stock market.
Alibaba risk: China's rise leaves out investors  The Seattle Times
Alibaba Seeks Investors, May Hit Record  Voice of America
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US Incomes End 6-Year Decline, Just Barely
Incomes in the U.S. ticked up in 2013 for the first time in six years, an increase that did little to repair the damage to American paychecks since the recession.
New data shows Americans' incomes still stagnant after recession  Reuters
We're actually doing better fighting poverty than the poverty rate shows  Washington Post (blog)
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Stocks Close Broadly Higher as Wall St. Waits on the Fed
The stock market moved broadly higher on Tuesday as investors awaited the outcome of a two-day Federal Reserve meeting. All 10 industry groups in the Standard & Poor's 500-stock index rose Tuesday, led by health care, utilities and energy companies.
Stocks end higher as investors await news from Fed  SFGate
Banks Risk Deposit 'Stampede' When Fed Hikes Interest Rates JPM C  Investor's Business Daily
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Scotland Chooses: 10 Factors for Independence Referendum Voters
“Yes� side: Scottish National Party leader Alex Salmond says the pound is just as much as Scotland's currency as the rest of the U.K.
Scottish Independence Movement's Wager on Energy Could Prove Risky  New York Times
Scottish Independence: North Sea trade boss weighs in on debate  Energy Voice
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McDonald's again offering free coffee to boost flagging sales
McDonald's is running a free-coffee promotion for two weeks in an effort to boost the company's flagging U.S. same-store sales.
Expect more free coffee till September 29
McDonald's Is Giving Away Free Coffee Again To Boost McCafe Brand  Bidness ETC
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US stocks gain on reports of new Chinese stimulus
Wall Street stocks posted solid gains Tuesday following reports of a new Chinese stimulus plan as investors awaited Wednesday's US Federal Reserve monetary policy announcement.
China injects $90bn into banks  Perth Now
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Rackspace Decides to Go It Alone
Rackspace, a web hosting company, said in May that it was exploring strategic alternatives, including a possible sale. Potential buyers had approached the company hoping to strike a deal, and the company wanted to conduct a thorough review of its options.
Rackspace reverses course, won't seek buyer  Austin American-Statesman
Rackspace ends talks about possible acquisition  Businessweek
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Mass. gambling commission approves Wynn proposal for casino in Everett
Share via e-mail. To. Add a message. Your e-mail. Print. Comments. The state gambling commission has approved a proposal for a glittering $1.6 billion Wynn Resorts casino in the city of Everett, a community just north of Boston.
Wynn Resorts Chosen Over Mohegan Sun For Boston-Area Casino  CBS Local
Gaming Panel Awards Greater Boston Casino License To Wynn  WAMC
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Americans Among Most Skeptical on Trade's Benefits, Poll Shows
Americans are among those least likely to say trade creates jobs or improves wages, according to global survey data released today.
Survey finds skepticism about trade's benefits
Watch Out, Obama: Only Israelis Believe Trade Will Cut Prices for Consumers  Wall Street Journal (blog)
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U.S. stocks rally on China stimulus, Fed outlook; Dow rises 0.59% - U.S. stocks jumped up on Friday on news China will stimulate its economy as well as on sentiments that the Federal Reserve will release a more dovish-than-expected policy statement on Wednesday.
Wall St. climbs as expectations shift on Fed policy  Reuters
Morning MoneyBeat Asia: US Stocks Rise on a 'Considerable' Tweak  Wall Street Journal (blog)
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