January 31 2012

Humane Society: Okla. pork producers mistreat pigs

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The Humane Society of the alleged Tuesday that pork producers and Prestage Farms Inc. are mistreating pregnant pigs by keeping them in so-called “gestation cages.”Paul …

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January 31 2012

Data from Fed bank chiefs show disparity in wealth

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The heads of the Federal Reserve’s 12 regional have for the first time released financial disclosure data, which suggest a wide disparity in their wealth.Richard Fisher, head of the Dallas Federal …

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January 31 2012

Bailout will swing to $23B loss this year: report

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A new report says the government’s financial bailout program will see a $23 billion loss in the year that ended Sept. 30, compared with a $37 billion gain on taxpayers’ investment the year before.The Congressional …

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January 31 2012

Richest Fed officials worked in finance

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It’s hardly a huge surprise: those Federal Reserve officials that made careers in the financial sector are much wealthier than their colleagues, according to new disclosures on Tuesday. Four of the central …

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January 31 2012

Small biz loan demand up, Federal Reserve says

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January 31 2012

Grain, livestock futures rise

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Grains futures rose Tuesday on the of Trade. for March delivery jumped 21.25 cents to $6.66 a bushel; March rose 7.25 cents to $6.39 a bushel; March oats rose 6 cents to $2.98 a …

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January 31 2012

Landowners fight eminent domain in Pa. gas field

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Landowners fight eminent domain in Pa. gas fieldA pipeline operator assured federal regulators it would minimize using eminent domain against private landowners if given approval to lay a 39-mile natural gas pipeline in northern Pennsylvania’s pristine …

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January 31 2012

Natural gas price drops on supplies, weak demand

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Natural gas prices plummeted nearly 8 percent Tuesday after a government report said U.S. production hit a record high.Output of natural gas is rising at a time of weak demand because of mild winter weather, …

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January 31 2012

Investors Scramble as Fed Extends Low Rate Policy

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The Federal Reserve has just extended its low interest-rate policy through the end of 2014. The central bank was widely praised for its extraordinary commitment to helping the economy recover . But there …

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January 31 2012

Guyana awaits $39M in sugar production aid from EU

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The European Union is giving Guyana a $39.5 million grant to boost sugar production and renovate factories in the South American country.A statement from the Tuesday says that it will sign the deal …

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