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Midday Market Minute: A Prelude to Internet Gaming in New Jersey

Filed under: Market News

By Hilary Russ

Feb 11 (Reuters) – Guests at one New Jersey casino will be the first in the United States to place bets with the click of their television remote controls, as gambling gets ever closer to going online in the s…

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Fiscal Cliff Averted: And Here Are the Next 6 Crises to Worry About

Filed under: Economy, Government, Money and Politics
Here’s the bright side: After over a year of fretting, the fiscal cliff has finally been averted — at least for the time being. In a thirteenth-hour agreement, Congress and President Obama decided t…

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15 Corporate Heroes, Antiheroes, and Villains of Hurricane Sandy

Filed under: Stocks in the News, Money and Politics

By Minyanville Staff

The real heroes in any disaster are the first responders, public servants, and neighbors who rush in to serve, saving lives. In the past few days, as New York and New Jersey…

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Hurricane Sandy and FEMA Remind Us What This Election Is Really About: Two Very Different Visions

Filed under: Government, Election 2012

For much of the country, the damage left behind by Hurricane Sandy is throwing some of the most basic questions underlying next week’s election into stark relief.

Much of the East Coast is now clearing debris, d…

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Corporate Tax Kickbacks: Busting Our Budgets, State By State

Filed under: Economy, Sears Holdings, Campbell Soup CompanyAlabama and Louisiana, two of the poorest states in the nation, recently battled to host a new ThyssenKrupp steel mill. Alabama “won,” but getting the mill cost the state $734 million in tax br…

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