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The Federal Reserve chairs are getting shorter and shorter

Oct 11, 2013
Approaching the zero lower bound, some might say.
Posted In: chairman of the federal reserve
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Shutdown stops for no one: Senate's Ohio Clock stands still

Oct 10, 2013
The staff of the Office of the Senate Curator that's responsible for keeping the thing wound has been furloughed.
Posted In: government shutdown 2013
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Disney to stop issuing paper stock certificates

Oct 9, 2013
The certificates were a collectors' favorite.
Posted In: disney
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Janet Yellen: Obama's pick for Fed chief

Oct 8, 2013
There are reports that President Obama will nominate Janet Yellen as the next chair of the Federal Reserve on Wednesday.
Posted In: Janet Yellen, Federal Reserve
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We check our phones over 100 times a day

Oct 8, 2013
In a 12-hour day, that's about once every six and a half minutes.
Posted In: cell phones
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Tikker watch helps you count down to your death

Oct 7, 2013
Talk about 'death watch.'
Posted In: watch
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Tweeter, Twitter: It's all in the name

Oct 4, 2013
Don't screw up those ticker symbols, investors.
Posted In: Twitter
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TARP, five years later

Oct 3, 2013
Five years ago today, the Troubled Asset Relief Program became law.
Posted In: TARP
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Investment bankers don't approve of casual Fridays

Oct 2, 2013
Barclays gets super-casual Fridays -- sneakers and jeans allowed -- but old-time bankers aren't impressed.
Posted In: Wall Street, investment banks, Bankers, Barclays
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Government shutdown means 'furlough freebies'

Oct 1, 2013
Many businesses, in D.C. and around the country, have taken to giving furloughed workers discounts or freebies.
Posted In: government shutdown 2013, free, furlough

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