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Montana Towns Struggle With Oil Boom Cost as Dollars Flee

Montana Towns Struggle With Oil Boom Cost as Dollars Flee | EconMatters | Scoop.it
Tractor-trailer trucks carrying oil, water and sand to drilling sites are lined up at one of two stoplights in Fairview, Montana, as the mayor tries to figure out how to squeeze more people into his town.
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Ellen Pao Loses Lawsuit Against Kleiner Perkins On All Counts

Ellen Pao Loses Lawsuit Against Kleiner Perkins On All Counts | EconMatters | Scoop.it
Ellen Pao Loses Lawsuit Against Kleiner Perkins On All Counts
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Germanwings Co-Pilot Sought to Destroy Plane in French Crash

Germanwings Co-Pilot Sought to Destroy Plane in French Crash | EconMatters | Scoop.it
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Oil drops as Saudi output near record, China activity slows

Oil drops as Saudi output near record, China activity slows | EconMatters | Scoop.it
Factory activity in China, the world’s second-largest economy and top oil importer, slipped in March
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Fisher sees correction risk as traders grow 'lazy' depending on Fed

Fisher sees correction risk as traders grow 'lazy' depending on Fed | EconMatters | Scoop.it
Former Dallas Federal Reserve President Richard Fisher sees the potential for a market correction of "substantial magnitude" as traders have grown "lazy."
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Yellen Is Watching These Four Indicators for Signals on When to Raise Rates

Yellen Is Watching These Four Indicators for Signals on When to Raise Rates | EconMatters | Scoop.it
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Fed Drops Patient Stance, Opening Door to June Rate Increase

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Wall Street fixed on Fed statement

Wall Street fixed on Fed statement | EconMatters | Scoop.it
U.S. stock index futures indicated a lower open on Wednesday ahead of the hotly anticipated statement from the Federal Reserve.
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Investors slash US exposure on rate hike fears

Investors slash US exposure on rate hike fears | EconMatters | Scoop.it
Global fund managers have trimmed their exposure to US stocks to the lowest levels since 2008 in anticipation of a Federal Reserve rate rise.
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Father and son build Transformers models together, make a million RMB yearly

Father and son build Transformers models together, make a million RMB yearly | EconMatters | Scoop.it
In yet another example of the limitless ingenuity of Chinese farmers,
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Hedge fund manager: It's a 'truly scary time'

Hedge fund manager: It's a 'truly scary time' | EconMatters | Scoop.it
A hedge fund manager who warned about the last financial crisis is seeing parallels of that run-up in the market today.
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Marc 'Dr. Doom' Faber: Buy US stocks

Marc 'Dr. Doom' Faber: Buy US stocks | EconMatters | Scoop.it
Faber now says that it's wise to be in blue chip stocks—but he has a particularly frightening rationale behind his unusual call.
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Stocks cheer dollar fall; Dow adds 150 points despite Intel 3.5% decline

Stocks cheer dollar fall; Dow adds 150 points despite Intel 3.5% decline | EconMatters | Scoop.it
U.S. stocks opened higher on Thursday, as the U.S. dollar paused its recent rally and economic data came in mixed.
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Tensions high as Greece makes WWII Nazi occupation payback threats

Tensions high as Greece makes WWII Nazi occupation payback threats | EconMatters | Scoop.it
Greece's Justice Minister suggested German property could be confiscated to compensate for the Nazi occupation of Greece in WWII, according to reports.
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Here's How $20 Oil Could Become a Reality If Storage Runs Out

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Crash Experts Face Mystery of Eight-Minute Drop Without a Mayday

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China March flash HSBC PMI contracts to 11-month low, new orders shrink

China March flash HSBC PMI contracts to 11-month low, new orders shrink | EconMatters | Scoop.it
BEIJING (Reuters) - Activity in China's factory sector dipped to a 11-month low in March as new orders shrank, a private survey showed, signaling persistent weakness in the world's second-largest economy
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U.S. oil rig count falls to lowest since March 2011

(Repeats with no changes for additional subscribers)March 20 (Reuters) - The number of rigs drilling for oil inthe United States continued to decline this week, falling 41 to825, the lowest rig count
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US refiners will be able to absorb domestic crude output growth: study

US refiners will be able to absorb domestic crude output growth: study - Read this Platts oil news article here. Plus discover more oil market news, products & services.
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Shale Oil Producer Quicksilver Resources files for bankruptcy protection

Shale Oil Producer Quicksilver Resources files for bankruptcy protection | EconMatters | Scoop.it
Quicksilver Resources is the third oil company in past few weeks to seek bankruptcy amid depressed oil prices.
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Oil Heads Toward Bear Market as Glut Sends Price to Six-Year Low

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Housing Starts Plunge by the Most in Four Years

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OPEC far from blinking in oil price war

OPEC far from blinking in oil price war | EconMatters | Scoop.it
As tumbling U.S. oil prices bring a new round of pain for producers, OPEC appears to be far from blinking.
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One of Vancouver's most lavish mansions sold to Chinese businessman for over $51 million

One of Vancouver's most lavish mansions sold to Chinese businessman for over $51 million | EconMatters | Scoop.it
A Chinese businessman just purchased a luxury mansion in Vancouver's Point
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U.S. Consumers Aren't Spending Even In a Booming Job Market

U.S. Consumers Aren't Spending Even In a Booming Job Market | EconMatters | Scoop.it

It's an American mystery story: More people have jobs and extra pocket money from lower gas prices, but they aren't buying as much as economists expected.

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Goldman's Gary Cohn: Beware $30 oil

Goldman's Gary Cohn: Beware $30 oil | EconMatters | Scoop.it
Goldman Sachs President Gary Cohn tells CNBC he is concerned about the short-term window for oil and said crude prices could fall to $30 a barrel.
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