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Kocherlakota warns Fed of ‘unacceptable’ risk

WASHINGTON (AP) — One of three Fed officials who dissented in the Fed’s policy decision this week is warning that the central bank is taking an “unacceptable” risk by not paying more attention to the dangers posed by low inflation….

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Staples: Customer data exposed in security breach

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Staples Inc. says nearly 1.2 million customer payment cards may have been exposed during a security breach earlier this year….

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Judge: Family Dollar can vote on Dollar Tree buyout

DOVER, Del. (AP) — A Delaware judge says stockholders of Family Dollar Stores Inc. can vote on proposed $8.5 billion acquisition by Chesapeake, Virginia-based Dollar Tree Inc….

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3 hours ago

Hopes, fears, doubts surround Cuba’s oil future

MIAMI (AP) — One of the most prolific oil and gas basins on the planet sits just off Cuba’s northwest coast, and the thaw in relations with the United States is giving rise to hopes that Cuba can now get in on the action….

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3 hours ago

US regulators close small Minnesota bank

WASHINGTON (AP) — Regulators have closed a small lender, the 18th bank failure in the U.S. this year after 24 closures in 2013….

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4 hours ago

Staples: Customer data exposed in security breach

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Staples Inc. says nearly 1.2 million customer payment cards may have been exposed during a security breach earlier this year….

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4 hours ago

Judge: Family Dollar can vote on Dollar Tree buyout

DOVER, Del. (AP) — A Delaware judge says stockholders of Family Dollar Stores Inc. can vote on proposed $8.5 billion acquisition by Chesapeake, Virginia-based Dollar Tree Inc….

KDWN

4 hours ago

Hopes, fears, doubts surround Cuba’s oil future

MIAMI (AP) — One of the most prolific oil and gas basins on the planet sits just off Cuba’s northwest coast, and the thaw in relations with the United States is giving rise to hopes that Cuba can now get in on the action….

KDWN

4 hours ago

US regulators close small Minnesota bank

WASHINGTON (AP) — Regulators have closed a small lender, the 18th bank failure in the U.S. this year after 24 closures in 2013….

KDWN

4 hours ago

Kocherlakota warns Fed of ‘unacceptable’ risk

WASHINGTON (AP) — One of three Fed officials who dissented in the Fed’s policy decision this week is warning that the central bank is taking an “unacceptable” risk by not paying more attention to the dangers posed by low inflation….