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Walmart adds money transfer service
Walmart has introduced a new money transfer service it says will cut fees for its low-income customers by up to 50 percent compared with similar services elsewhere.
Walmart offers less costly money wire service  CNNMoney (press release)
Wal-Mart to start a new store-to-store money transfer service  Dallas Morning News
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China March New Home Price Increases Ease on Tighter Credit
Low-rise and high-rise residential buildings stand at the Sea Shore of China development in the Sanya Bay district of Sanya, Hainan Province, China.
Home-Price Rises Slow in China -- Update  Wall Street Journal
NBS: China's new house prices continue to rise in March  SteelOrbis (registration)
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Weibo makes debut on Nasdaq, lowers shares offer
Weibo is now the first public-listed Chinese social media company, after making its debut on Nasdaq on Thursday but at a lower shares offering than originally planned.
Weibo Shares Surge in Debut -- 6th Update  Wall Street Journal
Baidu Leads Weekly Advance as Weibo Surges 19% in Debut  Bloomberg
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When Janet Yellen Speaks The Market Hears A Dove, But That Isn't Her Message
At some point during Chair Yellen's tenure people will likely begin to see the pragmatic central banker she has been. Wednesday's luncheon speech to the Economic Club of New York was a step in that direction, once everyone sifts through what they wanted ...
What Janet Yellen Didn't Say: The B-Word  New Yorker (blog)
Top Fed officials consider enforcement issue at closed meeting  Reuters
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Earnings lift S&P 500, Nasdaq; S&P's best week since July
US stocks ended a holiday-shortened week with mostly modest gains on Thursday, though the S&P 500 notched its biggest weekly advance since July as Morgan Stanley and General Electric rallied after strong results.
Shares Close Mixed to End a Strong Week That Was Bolstered by Earnings  New York Times
Nikkei Futures Rise as S&P 500 Climbs on Earnings, Ukraine Deal  Businessweek
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Lowe's settles lead paint complaints with EPA
CHARLOTTE, N.C -- CHARLOTTE, N.C. _Lowe's Cos. Inc. has agreed to pay a $500,000 fine and change its practices for renovating residential properties contaminated with lead paint, the Environmental Protection Agency said Thursday.
Lowe's agrees to minimize lead dust  San Jose Mercury News
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Nearly 1.4 million Californians enroll in health insurance exchange
Citing a large influx of customers in the final weeks, California officials announced Thursday that nearly 1.4 million people have enrolled in health coverage through its insurance exchange, capping an opening period that saw the state emerge as an example ...
Nearly 1.4 million Californians chose health plans through state exchange  Los Angeles Daily News
Obamacare enrollment nears 1.4 million in California exchange  Los Angeles Times
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Chinese trade group to mediate shoe factory strike
BEIJING (AP) - A Chinese government trade union says it will mediate a labor dispute in which tens of thousands of workers have joined a massive strike against the world's largest shoemaker.
China shoe factory strike shows welfare Achilles' heel  Reuters
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Michaels confirms breach of as many as 2.6M cards
Michaels Stores said Thursday that about 2.6 million cards, or about 7% of all debit and credit cards used at its namesake stores, may have been affected in a security breach.
'Highly sophisticated malware' stole credit card data from 3M ...  BGR
Michaels Stores says 2.6M cards were breached  KGWN
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Deepwater Horizon four years later: A video retrospective
Oil and Water: Recalling the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill This video looks back on the tense months after the April 20, 2010, explosion and sinking of the Deepwater Horizon oil rig, when for 87 days millions of gallons of oil were discharged into the Gulf of ...
Trouble for BP Insider's Stock Sales  Courthouse News Service
BP Crisis Manager Traded on Inside Oil Spill Info, SEC Says  MainStreet
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