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Bank of Cyprus says 1 billion euros raised


Associated Press

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) -- Cyprus' largest bank says it has bolstered its capital base by raising 1 billion euros ($1.34 billion) through a private placement...full story
updated 2014-07-29 06:42 AM
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Bank of Cyprus says 1 billion euros raised

Associated Press

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) -- Cyprus' largest bank says it has bolstered its capital base by raising 1 billion euros ($1.34 billion) through a private placement....Fullstory

2014-07-29 06:42 AM

Stocks end little changed ahead of earnings rush Stocks end little changed ahead of earnings rush

Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- U.S. stocks are ending little changed as traders wait for key economic and earnings reports later this week. The Standard & Poor's....Fullstory

2014-07-29 06:01 AM

US proposes to fine Southwest Airlines $12M US proposes to fine Southwest Airlines $12M
By JOAN LOWY
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Federal Aviation Administration said Monday it is proposing a $12 million civil fine against Southwest Airlines for failing to comply with....Fullstory

2014-07-29 06:01 AM

House bill lets airlines advertise pre-tax fares

Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- It's a battle pitting U.S. airlines against their passengers, and the first round has gone to the industry. The House used a voice....Fullstory

2014-07-29 03:01 AM

US stocks fall at midday on cooling home sales US stocks fall at midday on cooling home sales

Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- U.S. stocks are slightly lower in midday trading after a report of sluggish sales in the housing market. The Standard & Poor's....Fullstory

2014-07-29 03:01 AM

US citizen accused of bribes extradited from Iraq
By AMANDA LEE MYERS
Associated Press

CINCINNATI (AP) -- A fugitive accused of bribing U.S. military contracting officials in Iraq has been returned to the U.S. in what government officials say....Fullstory

2014-07-29 06:01 AM

Lapolla Industries is the First to Incorporate Honeywell's SolsticeR Liquid Blowing Agent for Wall Spray Foam in the U.S.

Associated Press

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 28, 2014--Lapolla Industries, Inc. ("Lapolla") (OTCQB: LPAD), a Houston-based global supplier and manufacturer of spray polyurethane foam insulation, reflective roof coatings, and equipment....Fullstory

2014-07-29 06:01 AM

FAA proposes to fine Southwest Airlines $12M
By JOAN LOWY
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The U.S. government is proposing a $12 million civil fine against Southwest Airlines for failing to comply in three separate cases with....Fullstory

2014-07-29 03:42 AM

Zillow buying Trulia to build real estate titan Zillow buying Trulia to build real estate titan
By MAE ANDERSON
Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- Zillow and Trulia, two companies that changed the way people shop for homes, are combining. Real estate website operator Zillow Inc. is....Fullstory

2014-07-29 03:01 AM

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