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The Galveston County Daily News: Business

December 9, 2016

Business

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Texas IT company building global headquarters in S. Carolina

INDIAN LAND, S.C. (AP) — A Texas-based information technology company is building a new global headquarters in Lancaster County, a move that's expected to bring 1,500 new jobs and a $41 million investment.

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Thursday 12/08/2016
Woman described as Canada's Rosa Parks to appear on banknote
Posted: December 08, 2016

GATINEAU, Quebec (AP) — A black woman often described as Canada's Rosa Parks for her 1946 decision to sit in a whites-only section of a Nova Scotia movie theater will be the first Canadian woman to be celebrated on the face of a Canadian banknote.

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Banking on change: Tech startups target financial services
Posted: December 08, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — It may not be much longer before bank branches join video-rental stores and record shops as relics of a bygone era.

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NHL's Vegas Golden Knights denied trademark for nickname
Posted: December 08, 2016

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has denied the Vegas Golden Knights' trademark application a little more than two weeks after the new NHL franchise unveiled its name and logo.

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Pirates preying on Venezuelan fishermen as industry unravels
Posted: December 08, 2016

PUNTA DE ARAYA, Venezuela (AP) — The pirates had killed Flaco Marval's brother and two cousins, and word was they were coming for the rest of the family.

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Coca-Cola's new push: Pair Coke with lobster, paella, ramen
Posted: December 08, 2016

NEW YORK (AP) — What beverage goes best with lobster rolls, a bagel sandwich stuffed with whitefish, or a bowl of ramen? Coke wants you to think of soda.

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Surgeon General calls youth vaping a public health threat
Posted: December 08, 2016

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. surgeon general is calling e-cigarettes an emerging public health threat to the nation's youth.

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Wednesday 12/07/2016
Trump chooses former WWE exec McMahon for small business
Posted: December 07, 2016

WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump is adding former wrestling executive Linda McMahon to his Cabinet as leader of the Small Business Administration.

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How the Dow Jones industrial average finished Wednesday
Posted: December 07, 2016

The Dow Jones industrial average and Standard & Poor's 500 indexes soared to their biggest gains since the presidential election on Wednesday and set all-time highs. Investors bought stocks that do well in times of faster economic growth, like technology and industrial companies, but and also snapped up stocks that pay large dividends.

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AP source: Trump to tap Oklahoma AG Pruitt to head EPA
Posted: December 07, 2016

WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump is expected to nominate Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt to lead the Environmental Protection Agency, a source close to Pruitt said Wednesday. Environmental groups quickly denounced the choice.

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