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They were acquitted of drug trafficking, but Uncle Sam wants to keep their property anyway   
(Sunday - January 20, 2019) Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: Dallas Morning News - Jerry Shults and his daughter, Amy Herrig, were recently acquitted of drug trafficking charges, but the government is not done with them yet: it wants to take much of their money and property using controversial federal...
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Things To Watch In The Week Ahead   
(Sunday - January 20, 2019) Associated Profiles : Stoxx Limited
Source: Seeking Alpha - It has rallied for four consecutive weeks. The Dow Jones Stoxx 600 gapped higher before the weekend and above a downtrend in place since September. It also appreciated for three consecutive weeks ...
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Here's what happened to all of the brands Sears used to own, from a car-insurance company to a hardware store   
(Sunday - January 20, 2019) Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: Business Insider - In its heyday, Sears was far more than the crumbling department-store chain we see today. In addition to being the largest retailer in the world, Sears owned a wealth of different brands offering services from car insurance to...
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We got a look at $8 billion hedge fund Carlson Capital's returns, and they rebounded big time in a brutal year   
(Sunday - January 20, 2019) Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: Business Insider - A year after its biggest funds lost money, Carlson Capital bounced back in 2018 with solid performance in its two flagship funds, Black Diamond and Double Black Diamond. According to a document seen by Business Insider, the $530...
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Another coal myth busted as developing nations turn to renewables   
(Sunday - January 20, 2019) Associated Profiles : Bloomberg New Energy Finance
Source: RenewEconomy - The data, collected via the latest Bloomberg New Energy Finance Climatescope survey, shows that sinking technology costs and innovative policy-making have allowed developing nations to seize the mantle of clean energy leadership...
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Recent Deals for Canopy Growth and Aurora Cannabis Show Why One of These Marijuana Stocks Is a Great Pick -- and One Isn't   
(Sunday - January 20, 2019) Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: The Motley Fool - Two of the biggest Canadian marijuana producers announced important new deals last week. Aurora Cannabis (NYSE:ACB) said on Monday that it was buying privately held Whistler Medical Marijuana for up to 175 million Canadian...
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Wall St. Is Making a Comeback. Was It Something the Fed Said'   
(Sunday - January 20, 2019) Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: MSN - Stocks have staged a remarkable turnaround in the early days of 2019, rebounding after an end-of-the-year tailspin that was fomented by fears of recession in the United States. Three straight weeks of gains in the new year on...
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Is My Social Security Income Being Taxed Twice'   
(Sunday - January 20, 2019) Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: Yahoo Finance - Each month, nearly 63 million people receive a Social Security benefit check, making it arguably the most important social program in America. Of these recipients, an analysis by the Center on ...
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Asos and PVH Corp join Global Fashion Agenda   
(Sunday - January 20, 2019) Associated Profiles : Sustainable Apparel Coalition
Source: Fashion United - They’re joining Bestseller, H&M Group, Kering, Li & Fung, Nike, Sustainable Apparel Coalition and Target in the initiative. “With the addition of ASOS and PVH, our Strategic Partner group has truly come full...
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Weekly Outlook: January 21 -25   
(Sunday - January 20, 2019) Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: Yahoo Finance - Investing.com - This week investors will be continuing to monitor U.S.-China trade negotiations for signs of progress, while the ongoing government shutdown continues to delay some key U.S ...
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