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→  April 30, 2017

Disputed claims that Raimondo’s “hedge-fund gamble cost the state pension fund $500 million” and that she “lied” to the U.S. Securities Exchange Commission are surfacing again, fueled by talk-show appearances by former SEC lawyer Edward “Ted” Siedle and former Gov. Lincoln Chafee. Katherine Gregg Journal Political Writer kathyprojo PROVIDENCE, R.I. — From provocateur Edward “Ted” […]

→  April 29, 2017

Amazon.com Wants to Dominate Retail and Cloud If I was forced to choose only one stock for my investment portfolio, my pick might end up being Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN), which just traded at a record high and is heading toward $1,000 as founder Jeff Bezos continues to look at ways of dominating various spaces of the market. Powered by another impressive […]

→  April 29, 2017

Donald Tusk today demanded a ‘serious’ offer from Britain on guaranteeing the rights of European citizens before Brexit trade talks can begin as the EU agreed its opening gambit for the negotiations. The EU Council President warned Theresa May there was a detailed list of rights that must be guaranteed and warned any EU state […]

→  April 29, 2017

NEW YORK Stocks edged lower on Wall Street on Friday after data showing the U.S. economy grew at its weakest pace in three years in the first quarter gave traders a reason to cash recent gains. Major indexes closed up for April, however, with the Nasdaq up for six consecutive months, the longest streak in […]