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What Alibaba can learn from Amazon and Google's IPOs
Later this week, China's largest e-commerce company, Alibaba Group Holding Ltd., is expected to raise over $21 billion from investors, going public on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol BABA.
The best Chinese stock NOT named Alibaba  CNNMoney
'Alibaba Seven' soar as Chinese traders benefit from U.S. IPO  Chicago Tribune
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UPDATE 2-US poverty rate falls for first time in seven years
(Recasts; adds comments by Census official, White House economists). By Jason Lange. WASHINGTON, Sept 16 (Reuters) - The share of Americans living in poverty fell last year for the first time since 2006, a sign an improving economy was finally trickling ...
You Can't Feed a Family With GDP  New York Times
Income Data Show a Lost Generation Finding Its Bearings  Wall Street Journal
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Wynn Resorts Beats Mohegan Sun for Boston-Area Casino License
Wynn Resorts Ltd. (WYNN:US), the casino company founded by Steve Wynn, was awarded the sole license to operate a casino in the Boston area, beating a rival plan from the Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority.
Mass. gambling commission approves Wynn proposal for casino in Everett  Boston Globe
Wynn to Get Boston Area's Casino License  Boston.com
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Stocks turn higher ahead of Fed meeting, oil up
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Stock markets around the world rose on Tuesday, adding to earlier gains as investors bet that the U.S. Federal Reserve wouldn't adjust guidance about how soon the central bank would raise interest rates.
Stocks move higher in early afternoon as Fed meets  Businessweek
Stocks move higher in afternoon as Fed meets  Chron.com
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Stocks rally as Dow jumps into record territory
Stocks rallied in afternoon trading Tuesday with the Dow jumping more than 100 points and shooting back up into record territory. Energy stocks led the way as oil prices rose more than 2%.
US STOCKS-Dow hits record on shifting views over Fed's next move  Reuters
Half of the Nasdaq stocks are in trouble  CNNMoney
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Senate panel to look at auto regulators today
With a report from the U.S. House chastising federal regulators, the Senate Consumer Protection subcommittee holds an oversight hearing on their agency's operations.
Under Scrutiny, Federal Regulator Takes Aim at GM for Its Mistakes  New York Times
Live tweets: Senate launches NHTSA oversight hearing  The Detroit News
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ECB to change bank secrecy agreement amid legal doubts
image FRANKFURT: The European Central Bank (ECB) will change a non-disclosure agreement with banks undergoing its stress tests after complaints from German banks that they risked getting into conflict with laws requiring them to disclose price-sensitive ...
ECB invites banks to tap new funds it hopes will pep up euro zone  TODAYonline
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US producer prices unchanged in August
WASHINGTON (AP) - A measure of prices that producers receive for their goods and services was unchanged in August, the latest sign that inflation is in check.
No Change for Construction Materials Prices in August  Amerisurv
Govt probing early release of PPI data: Report  CNBC
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Social Security statements will start arriving in your mailbox again
The Social Security Administration today said it will go back to mailing statements to people every five years. The government office had stopped mailing out the statements three years ago to save money -- an estimated $70 million a year.
Social Security resumes mailing benefit statements  Uniontown Herald Standard
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UPS to hire up to 95000 temp workers for holiday season
REUTERS - United Parcel Service Inc is almost doubling the number of seasonal employees it hires for this year's holiday shopping season as it aims to avoid a repeat of last year's network breakdown during the crucial period.
UPS to hire up to 95K seasonal workers  KHON2
UPS Expects to Hire up to 95000 Seasonal Workers  ABC News
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