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Americold in Clearfield launches $30 million expansion that'll create 50 jobs

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A new Americold refrigerated warehouse, which will create 50 jobs, is taking shape adjacent to...

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Two-thirds of Americans aren't putting money in their 401(k)

(c) 2017, Bloomberg. Americans aren’t saving enough for retirement. True, this has been a refrain for longer than many can remember. But now some disturbing numbers show exactly how bad it’s gotten. Two-thirds of all Americans don’t contribute anything to a 401(k) or other retirement account...


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`Order ahead' catches on, making Starbucks victim of success

(c) 2017, Bloomberg. For some time now, restaurant chains have been adding mobile order-ahead options, betting they’d be popular with their customers. But even they were caught off guard with just how big of a hit the technology is turning out to be. TGI Friday’s mixed up orders, and Starbucks...


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Sun, sand, religious police: holidays in Saudi Arabia may be hard sell

(c) 2017, Bloomberg. It’s the day before the grand opening of Shaden, a luxury desert camp in Saudi Arabia where air-conditioned tents look out on sandstone cliffs. A princely delegation is on its way. But the place isn’t quite ready. Peacocks for the garden of the 10,000-riyals-a-night royal suite...


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Trump wants to favor US steel. How?

(c) 2017, The Washington Post. On a flat stretch of road on the southeast edge of Little Rock sits the sand-colored Sri Radha Madhav Welspun Temple, a place of Hindu worship by the Arkansas River. The temple’s Facebook page shows a room behind heavy brown front doors where visitors can offer...


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J.C. Penney to close up to 140 stores

(c) 2017, The Washington Post. J.C. Penney said Friday that it plans to shutter 130 to 140 stores in the next several months, adding to a wave of big-name store closures that together promise to leave gaping holes at U.S. shopping centers. Macy’s recently began efforts to close 100 stores, and...


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Americold in Clearfield launches $30 million expansion that'll create 50 jobs

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A new Americold refrigerated warehouse, which will create 50 jobs, is taking shape adjacent to Americold’s existing Clearfield facility.


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Analysis: Trump just said he can't 'find a country where we actually do well.'

(c) 2017, The Washington Post. At a meeting Thursday with the country’s top manufacturing executives, President Trump made a puzzling statement about trade. “We don’t have any good deals. In fact, I am trying to find a country where we actually have a surplus - surplus of trade. Everything is a...


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Major security flaw means you have to change your passwords again.

(c) 2017, The Washington Post. Security firm Cloudflare disclosed late Thursday that a long-running bug in its security systems may have leaked information, including potentially personal information, from thousands of sites including Uber, Fitbit and OK Cupid. The problem was first uncovered by...


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Financial Markets Glance

Dow Jones Industrials High: 20,821.76 Low: 20,733.95 Close: 20,821.76 Change: +11.44 Other Indexes Standard&Poors 500 Index: 2367.34 +3.53 NYSE Index: 11,541.29 —14.87 Nasdaq Composite Index: 5845.31 +9.80 NYSE MKT Composite: 2484.46 —15.39 Russell 2000 Index: 1394.52 —0.10 Wilshire 5000 TotalMkt:...


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US stocks eke out last-minute gain as utilities rise

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NEW YORK (AP) — A late push helped U.S. stocks finish higher Friday after indexes spent most of the day lower. There was far more selling than buying on Wall Street overall, but the Dow Jones industrial average managed to extend its winning streak to an 11th day. Energy companies and banks...


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