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US shakes off torpor with 3.5% growth
The US economy expanded at an annualised rate of 3.5 per cent in the third quarter of 2014, ending years of mediocre domestic growth and shaking off the more recent weakness in other major global economies.
US economy extends strong growth (Milwaukee)
US Economy Grows at 3.5 Percent Rate  Voice of America   Related articles »  
US stocks turn higher in afternoon trading
NEW YORK (AP) - U.S. stocks edged higher Thursday as Visa, MasterCard and other big companies turned in stronger quarterly results.
US STOCKS-Visa gives big boost to Dow, but GDP doesn't excite  Reuters
Jim Cramer Explains Visa (V) and MasterCard (MA) Quarterly Earnings
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Mortgage rates increase from 2014 low, Freddie Mac says
Mortgage rates rose this week from their lowest point in 2014, but lenders still offered a 30-year fixed loan below 4%, according to Freddie Mac's weekly survey.
Today's Best Mortgage Interest Rates at Capital One (October 30, 2014)  Benchmark Monitor
Average US rate on 30-year mortgage rises to 3.98 pct.; 30-year loan at 3.13 ...
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International Low Cost Carriers Drive Transatlantic Fares Into The Ground
If you've been wondering why airfare to Scandinavian countries has been so inexpensive for the past few seasons, you have one particular airline to thank: Norwegian Air.
Wow Air launches $99 fares across Atlantic  Ottumwacourier
Wow Air Offering Flights To Europe For $99  Here And Now
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GLOBAL MARKETS-Dollar surges as Fed ends QE on hawkish note
... * Dollar and bond yields jump on Fed's confidence in economy. * Fed statement more hawkish than markets had expected. * Global equity higher; European stocks rise with U.S.
US Government Bonds Gain on GDP Qualms  Wall Street Journal
Dollar gains on Fed rate rise bets  Financial Times
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Jobless Claims Remain at Historically Low Levels
WASHINGTON�The number of new claims for jobless benefits rose last week but remained at historically low levels, supporting other signals of an improving labor market.
Fewer Americans filed for jobless benefits in last month  Chicago Tribune
Unemployment claims hold near 14-year lows  USA TODAY
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UPDATE 1-Modi boots Indian officials out of the first class cabin
(Writes through with details). NEW DELHI Oct 30 (Reuters) - Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has ordered bureaucrats to forgo the luxury of flying first class and start paying for their spouses' air tickets as he tries to deliver on a promise to cut the fiscal ...
India's universal healthcare plan to cost US$26 bln  The National
India's universal healthcare rollout to cost $26 billion: official  MSN News
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Wal-Mart Weighs Matching Online Prices
Wal-Mart is testing a program to match online prices. Above, a Wal-Mart employee makes price changes at a store. AP. By. Shelly Banjo.
Walmart Tests Matching Prices With Online Rivals  DailyFinance
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Survey: Shrimp in US rife with murky labeling
Consumers around the nation can't be sure what kind of shrimp they're buying if they simply look at the label or menu at supermarkets, grocers and restaurants, an advocacy group says.
New study shows shrimp being mislabeled or misrepresented  KATC Lafayette News
Mystery shrimp in New Orleans?  WWL First News
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MasterCard shares boosted by Q3 earnings
Payments network MasterCard was one of the best performing stocks on the benchmark S&P 500 index, after the company beat third-quarter earnings and sales expectations.
Hazmat suit maker Lakeland ramps up production
Lakeland (LAKE) Update on Business Activity Relating to Ebola Crisis (press release)