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A week’s evidence that the U.S. economy’s ill health has been overstated and dovish talk from the Federal Reserve combined to briefly catapult the S&P 500 Index above its May 2015 record close, leaving stocks on the brink of ending their longest drought of the bull market. more
Filings for U.S. unemployment benefits unexpectedly declined last week to the lowest level since mid-April, signaling labor market stability amid a shaky global economy. more
Samsung Electronics Co. and the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission agreed on an expanded recall of original and replacement Note 7 smartphones, increasing the number of devices that can be returned to 1.9 million. more
Federal Reserve Governor Daniel Tarullo said inflation and unemployment haven’t reached levels that would justify an increase in interest rates, even without risks from Britain’s vote to leave the European Union. more
The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. last week released some tips on how to choose and manage a checking or savings account. more
Global long-term spending on private jets is starting to slow for the first time since 2009 as slumping commodity prices sap demand in emerging markets, according to an industry forecast. more
Consumer confidence rose in September for the first time in four months as Americans grew more upbeat about the prospects for incomes and persistent low inflation. more
New Media Investment Group Inc. reported a drop in net income, an increase in revenue, and plans to acquire a North Carolina publishing company in its earnings report released Thursday. more
The Rhode Island Business Plan Competition said its annual Elevator Pitch Contest will be held Dec. 3, and a total of $1,000 in cash prizes will be awarded to this year’s top presenters. more
Salve Regina University and the University of Rhode Island are among the top 50 oceanside colleges in the nation, according to College Choice. more
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