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Goldman Sachs profit doubles on investment gains

July 16, 2013
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(Reuters) – Goldman Sachs Group Inc’s quarterly profit doubled, beating Wall Street estimates by a wide margin, as the bank made more from investing its own money and from underwriting.
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Service Corporation International Announces Schedule For Its Second Quarter 2013 Earnings Release and Conference Call

July 16, 2013
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HOUSTON, July 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ – Service Corporation International (SCI) announced it expects to issue a press release with financial results for the second quarter 2013 on Wednesday, July 24, 2013, after the market closes.  A conference call will be hosted by SCI Management on Thursday, July 25, 2013.  Details of the conference call are...
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Juror: Race not an issue in Zimmerman verdict

July 16, 2013
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A juror in the George Zimmerman trial made her first public appearances since the trial reached its verdict on Saturday, saying race did not play a role in the jury’s decision but admitted she believes Zimmerman went “above and beyond” his role as a neighborhood watch member.
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Zimmerman protesters raid LA store, stop freeway

July 16, 2013
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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Protesters ran through Los Angeles streets Monday night, breaking windows, attacking people on sidewalks and at one point raiding a Wal-Mart store, while others blocked a major freeway in the San Francisco Bay Area in the third night of demonstrations in California over George Zimmerman‘s Florida acquittal in the shooting...
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Fed message gets through to markets, sort of

July 16, 2013
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By Alister Bull WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Federal Reserve officials were clearly taken aback by the selloff that was unleashed in global financial markets when the central bank’s chairman, Ben Bernanke, warned that the Fed‘s bond buying would likely be scaled back this year.
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U.S. regulator targets Apollo, Aviva insurance deal – WSJ

July 16, 2013
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(Reuters) – The New York financial regulator is examining whether to overturn insurer Athene Holding Ltd‘s bid for the U.S. annuity business of Britain’s Aviva PLC , part of its recent crackdown on private equity insurance deals, the Wall Street Journal reported.
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National Jamboree to focus on scouting, not gay vote

July 16, 2013
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GLEN JEAN, W.Va. (AP) — Two months after a vote that accepted openly gay boys as Scouts, officials for the Boy Scouts of America say they’ve put the issue aside and are focused on their 10-day national Jamboree.
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Juror: Race was not an issue in Zimmerman verdict

July 16, 2013
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A juror in the George Zimmerman trial made her first public appearances since the trial reached its verdict on Saturday, saying race did not play a role in the jury’s decision but admitted she believes Zimmerman went “above and beyond” his role as a neighborhood watch member.
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Earnings Preview: AMR to report 2Q results

July 16, 2013
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FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — The CEO of American Airlines parent AMR Corp. has said the company expects to report a second-quarter profit for the first time since 2007.
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BLACK HILLS CORP. SCHEDULES 2013 SECOND QUARTER EARNINGS RELEASE AND CONFERENCE CALL

July 16, 2013
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BLACK HILLS CORP. SCHEDULES 2013 SECOND QUARTER EARNINGS RELEASE AND CONFERENCE CALL

 
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