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Fed Vice Chair Fischer Stepping Down, Citing 'Personal Reasons'

Fed Vice Chair Fischer Stepping Down, Citing 'Personal Reasons'

Fischer said his resignation will take effect October 13 and cited "personal reasons" for his departure. His resignation creates yet another opening for Trump to fill at a critical time for the Fed. Yellen's predecessor, Ben Bernanke, served two terms from 2006-2014, spanning both the Bush and Obama presidencies. Last month, Yellen spoke at the annual Jackson Hole Symposium, the year's top meeting of central bankers and economists from around the world, and gave an ardent defense of ...


Loonie soars, TSX falls after Bank of Canada rate announcement

Loonie soars, TSX falls after Bank of Canada rate announcement

Most economists had expected a pause. The Bank continues to expect a moderation in the pace of economic growth in the second half of 2017, for the reasons described in the July Monetary Policy Report (MPR), but the level of GDP is now higher than the Bank had expected.


Male pilot confirmed dead in F-16 crash near Safford

Male pilot confirmed dead in F-16 crash near Safford

While the Arizona Air National Guard's 162nd Wing has posted on its Facebook page at late afternoon of Tuesday, on the basis of F-16 Fighting Falcon, saying that, "Rescue efforts are underway and the status of the pilot is unknown at this time ".


UC President Napolitano: Decision To End DACA 'Misguided'

UC President Napolitano: Decision To End DACA 'Misguided'

Opponents of the program label it an executive overreach, a feeling Sessions echoed in his briefing Tuesday morning. "I never thought of going to school in Mexico". "It's been really hard". For 1,200 Fresno State DACA students, deportation is their biggest fear. Without the program, DACA students at ASU could see their tuition nearly triple assuming they are charged the same as worldwide students.


US Stock Futures Rattled by North Korea Tensions

US Stock Futures Rattled by North Korea Tensions

U.S. equity futures declined on Monday after North Korea tested a powerful hydrogen bomb over the weekend, triggering a bout of risk aversion in the financial markets. The US ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley told an emergency Security Council meeting that Pyongyang was "begging for war" and called for the "strongest possible measures" against Kim Jong-un's regime.



RPS Group plc (RPS) Rating Reiterated by Peel Hunt

Pets at Home Group Plc is a United Kingdom holding company. Arizona State Retirement Sys has invested 0% in Medifast Inc (NYSE:MED). GBX 608.46's average target is -5.08% below currents GBX 641 stock price. The firm has "Neutral" rating by Oddo & Cie given on Friday, September 18. The Company's divisions include retail/wholesale and licensing. Therefore 67% are positive.