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N.C. lawmakers show predictable partisan split on Obama's Cuba policy
WASHINGTON When the Republican-led Congress returns in January, lawmakers could take actions to block President Barack Obama's surprise plan announced this week to normalize relations with Cuba.
A win for Cuba's people  Washington Post
Obama could further weaken sanctions against Cuba  Irish Times
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Asian stocks extend bounce on Wall Street, Fed cheer
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Japanese stocks led Asian markets higher on Friday, after Wall Street boasted its biggest two-day advance since late 2011 amid relief the Federal Reserve was in no rush to start hiking interest rates.
U.S. Stocks Get Biggest Fed Gain Over Two Days Since 2011  Bloomberg
Fed says it will be 'patient' on interest rate timing  Economic Times
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Uber agrees to temporarily suspend service in Portland
Uber is standing down for the next three months in Portland, just one of the cities where it has run into trouble. The company said it would stop picking up customers there for three months after the city sued, asking a judge to order Uber to stop operating until it ...
Uber agrees to suspend service in Portland for 3 months  San Jose Mercury News
City makes deal to legalize Uber, sharpening deadline for safety requirements
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Jobless claims fall as US labour market strengthens
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, suggesting the labour market continued to strengthen.
Jobless Claims Fall to 289000 in Latest Week  Wall Street Journal
US jobless aid applications decline to 289000  Fox News
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Hellman's Maker Unilever Drops Suit Over Eggless Mayo
Unilever, the maker of Hellman's mayonnaise, says that it has withdrawn its lawsuit against the maker of Just Mayo. Unilever had filed suit against the company, Hampton Creek, this year, claiming false advertising for Just Mayo, an eggless product.
Unilever drops mayonnaise suit against Just Mayo maker  Reuters
Unilever Withdraws Suit Against Maker of Egg-Free 'Mayo'  Wall Street Journal
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Still Haunted by the War, Asia Looks for Abe Atonement in 2015
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's election victory means he'll helm Japan into the 70th anniversary of its World War II defeat in 2015, a watershed year that will set the tone for its fraught ties with China and South Korea.
Yen edges down vs dollar, euro as sentiment improves; BOJ awaited  Reuters UK
The Independent Investor: Election Investors Ignored (blog)
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Goldman Sachs's Waldron Replaces Weinberg as Banking Co-Head
Goldman Sachs Group Inc. named John Waldron as the third co-head of investment banking, replacing John S. Weinberg, who is taking on a role to help the firm develop relationships with clients.
Goldman's Waldron Replaces Weinberg as Co-Head of Investment Banking  Wall Street Journal
Goldman names new co-head of investment banking  Financial News
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Regulators Deem MetLife a 'Too Big to Fail' Institution
Photo. The MetLife Building in Manhattan. Designation as a �systematically important financial institution� will subject it to special oversight by the Fed.
MetLife: U.S. Regulators Declared It 'Systemically' Important  Fox Business
MetLife Considers Challenging 'Systemically Important' Label  Wall Street Journal
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EPA to rule on coal ash
And tomorrow, the Environmental Protection Agency will rule whether coal ash is hazardous or not. Coal ash is the product left behind after the coal is used to make energy.
Duke to remove coal ash from storage ponds at Anderson County plant  GSA Business
Nation, Utah nervously await coal ash rule from EPA  Deseret News
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UPDATE 2-Linux distributor Red Hat raises full-year profit forecast
... * CFO Charles Peters says to retire in next 12 months. * Sees full-year adj EPS $1.57-$1.58 vs prev view $1.53-$1.55. * 3rd-qtr earnings/shr $0.42 vs est $0.40.
Red Hat third-quarter earnings drop
Red Hat tops Street 3Q forecasts, shares jump  Businessweek
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