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Former U.S. agent pleads guilty to bitcoin theft in Silk Road probe

Former U.S. agent pleads guilty to bitcoin theft in Silk Road probe

(By Dan Levine, Reuters) – A former federal agent pleaded guilty on Wednesday to stealing bitcoins during the government’s investigation of Silk Road, and to secretly soliciting payment from the operator of the online black market for information on its ...

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Walton Street poised to profit on Hotel Lincoln sale

Walton Street poised to profit on Hotel Lincoln sale

Less than two years after buying the Hotel Lincoln, Walton Street Capital is putting the Lincoln Park property up for sale, capitalizing on strong investor demand for Chicago hotels. A joint venture led by the Chicago-based private-equity firm hired New ...

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E*Trade Finance Chief Leaving to Join LPL Financial

E*Trade Finance Chief Leaving to Join LPL Financial

New York-based E*Trade said its chief risk officer, Michael Pizzi, would take over the finance department at the company June 15. The move comes as E*Trade’s stock has gained, following years of restructuring after the financial crisis. Its stock is ...

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With A $1.2 Billion Hammer, The FTC Closes Loophole To Prevent Generic Drugs

With A $1.2 Billion Hammer,  The FTC Closes Loophole To Prevent Generic Drugs

This morning, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission drew blood: Teva Pharmaceuticals will pay $1.2 billion to reimburse insurers, drug wholesalers, and pharmacies who paid full price for the Provigil, produced by Cephalon, a company Teva bought in 2011, because Cephalon ...

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How to Read More Books: Useful Tips for Avid Readers Who Are Always Busy

How to Read More Books: Useful Tips for Avid Readers Who Are Always Busy

Reading books is one of the best investments of money and time you can make. Unfortunately though, the latter isn’t always by our side, and our hectic schedules often get in the way of our reading. If you have a ...

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Why are so few homes for sale in the Bay Area?

Why are so few homes for sale in the Bay Area?

Rain wasn’t the only thing in short supply over the winter. The Bay Area housing market has also been suffering from an inventory drought. Real estate activity always slows in winter, but the number of homes and condos sold in ...

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Saving Money While Dining Out

Saving Money While Dining Out

Long ago, people rarely ate out. Mom would cook almost every meal at home. When they did eat out it was exciting and special. Times changed and eating out became an almost everyday happening. Times have changed again and we ...

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25 Ways to Save Money on Business Travel

25 Ways to Save Money on Business Travel

You probably don’t fly first class if you want to save money on business travel. And if you’re checking several websites before booking flights and hotel rooms you’re already doing better than many travelers. But are you doing flexible-date airfare ...

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How to Declutter your Home and Make Some Extra Cash

How to Declutter your Home and Make Some Extra Cash

Clearing up clutter can be a real sanity-saver. Check out this article for a few quick tips that will help you declutter your home, become more organized, and make some extra money. I think one of the main reasons why ...

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3 places to buy and sell used items

3 places to buy and sell used items

When you want to buy or sell something used online, your first thought might be to use Craigslist. After all, it’s the site that brought the newspaper classifieds into the digital world and today has nearly 40 million new listings ...

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