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United Technologies, Raytheon slip after Trump comments on mega deal

Shares of defense contractor Raytheon Co and United Technologies Corp pared gains on Monday after U.S. President Donald Trump said he was a "little concerned" about their $121 billion merger to create a new aero-defense company.



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Helping your Employees Manage their Most Sacred Commodity: Time

Vacation Fund | Erica Pearson | June 10, 2019 Over the last 10 years, we’ve been blessed in business with a bull market; a bull market that’s supported a wave of innovation and taking chances. But with that bull market has come new standards and competition. Constant growth has become an expectation, which has companies

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U.S. job openings dip as hiring hits record high

U.S. job openings fell slightly in April as hiring surged to a record high, government data showed on Monday.



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Why Did Chase Shut Down Finn?

Forbes | Ron Shevlin | June 6, 2019 JPMorgan Chase announced that it is shutting down Finn, its digital banking service. According to the Wall Street Journal: Finn was a bit of a hybrid, offering customers a digital app loaded with features as well as some branch access. The bank ultimately determined that Chase was

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New Companies for Week Ending 6/9/2019

New Companies for Week Ending 6/9/2019


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Funding Report for Week Ending 6/9/2019

Funding Report for Week Ending 6/9/2019


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Opioid manufacturer Insys files for bankruptcy after kickback probe

Drugmaker Insys Therapeutics Inc filed for bankruptcy protection on Monday amid mounting expenses driven by a U.S. Justice Department probe into claims it paid doctors bribes to prescribe a powerful opioid medication.



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United Tech chief says Raytheon merger does not require Chinese approval: Bloomberg

The chief executive of United Technologies Corp said in a television interview that merging with Raytheon Co did not require approval from China, removing one possible hurdle from the creation of the proposed conglomerate.



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Oil steady in volatile trade amid uncertainty on supply cuts, U.S.-China tariffs

Oil prices were steady in volatile trading on Monday as major producers Saudi Arabia and Russia had yet to agree on extending an output-cutting deal and U.S.-China trade tensions continued to threaten demand for crude.



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AI Will Transform 500 Million White-Collar Jobs In 5 Years; Silicon Valley Must Help

Forbes | John Koetsier | June 4, 2019 It's obvious that artificial intelligence is already impacting the way we live. Every time we ask Siri to do basic math or Alexa to turn up the heat, we're using AI. But it's unclear how AI is going to disrupt the way we work. One thing we  do

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Wall Street rallies after Trump calls off Mexico tariffs

Wall Street's main indexes climbed on Monday, as investors were relieved after the United States abandoned its plans to impose tariffs on Mexican goods.



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Trump says United Tech, Raytheon deal may hurt competition

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he was a "little concerned" about the merger of defense contractor Raytheon Co and United Technologies Corp but gave a mixed message as to whether he believed the $121 billion deal should go forward.



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Trump ready to slap more tariffs on China after G20 meeting

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he was ready to impose another round of punitive tariffs on Chinese imports if he does not reach a trade deal with China's president at a Group of 20 summit later this month.



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Intelligent Beverage Technology on StartEngine

"Our company, Intelligent Beverage Technology, Inc., is developing a new type of advanced vending machine (a robot really) to make custom sports drinks for the patrons of health clubs. It is a space that is hungry for innovation. It's called the PUSH Machine™. (Performance Using Superior Health™)"


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Oil falls 1% amid U.S.-China trade dispute, uncertainty on supply cuts

Oil prices fell more than 1% on Monday as U.S.-China trade tensions continued to threaten demand for crude and as major producers Saudi Arabia and Russia had yet to agree on extending an output-cutting deal.



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