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Thursday, July 2, 2015

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What crisis? Greek troubles that terrified markets in 2012 seem manageable now

1 hour 3 minutes ago
The prospect of a Greek crackup isn't so terrifying anymore.

Macy's cuts ties with Trump; NY mayor slams Trump's immigrant comments, city reviews contracts

2 hours 20 minutes ago
The Macy's department store chain joined an ongoing exodus from association with Donald Trump and New Mexico's governor and New York City's mayor slammed him over his comments on Mexican immigrants.

Greece in limbo: Shuttered banks keep lifeline while Athens, lenders wait for referendum

4 hours 1 minute ago
Greece braced for more chaos on the streets outside its mostly shuttered banks Thursday, as Athens and its creditors halted talks on resolving the country's deepening financial crisis until a referendum this weekend.

Asia Stocks: Latest Quotes

4 hours 3 minutes ago
Here are the latest trading levels for Asia's major stock markets: Tokyo (Nikkei Average ) up 1% ; Hong Kong (Hang Seng Index ) up 0.6% (at break) ; Shanghai (Shanghai Composite Index ) down 1.2% (at break) ; Sydney (S&P/ASX 200 ) up 1.2% ; Seoul (Kospi ) up 0.5% ; Mumbai (Sensex ) down 0.2% ; Taipei (Taiex ) up 0.2% Copyright © 2015 MarketWatch, Inc. by Michael Kitchen

7 people injured after explosion, fire at petroleum center in northeast Nebraska

An explosion and fire at a northeast Nebraska petroleum distribution center have left seven people injured, two of them critically.

Loan board examines preliminary review, finds Wayne County to be in probable financial stress

A state board that examined a preliminary review of Wayne County's finances said Wednesday the entity is operating under probable financial stress.

Australian Stocks Rise Despite Drag From Miners

Australian stocks scrambled higher in early Thursday action, with broad gains for the market overcoming weakness in some of the major miners to send the S&P/ASX up 0.6%. by Michael Kitchen

FBI investigating fiber-optic cuts that disrupted Internet, phones in Northern California

The FBI is working with police to catch vandals behind nearly a dozen fiber-optic cable cuts in Northern California in the past year.

Japan Stocks Rally As Yen Slips, With Nissan, Sharp Up

Japanese stocks rallied in early Thursday trading, as a fall in the yen and a rise for U.S. shares helped ease jitters about Greece and lift the Nikkei Average 1.2% and the Topix by 1.1%. by Michael Kitchen

Missouri regulatory panel rejects request to add power line for multistate wind power project

Missouri utility regulators on Wednesday denied a company's request to construct a high-voltage power line in Missouri that was planned for a multistate wind energy project.

Judge rules for Montana teachers' union in pension benefits lawsuit

A Helena judge has blocked a legislative measure that cut retired teachers' annual inflationary pension increases, saying it violates the contracts clauses in the Montana and U.S. constitutions.

Utah laws taking effect Wednesday include rules on e-cigarette sales, civics test requirement

More than 50 new laws took effect Wednesday in Utah, including measures requiring high school students to pass a U.S. citizenship test, restrictions on electronic-cigarette sellers and expanded death benefits for families of fallen police officers and firefighters.

Family Dollar Stores misses 3Q net income expectations, tops revenue forecasts

Family Dollar Stores Inc. on Wednesday reported fiscal third-quarter profit of $79.9 million.

Hewlett-Packard files papers to separate its commercial tech business from PCs and printers

Hewlett-Packard is moving forward with plans to split into two companies, filing paperwork to create a new entity that will sell commercial technology, while a separate spinoff will sell personal computers and printers.

FourPoint buying Oklahoma well assets from Chesapeake Energy for $840 million

FourPoint Energy LLC will buy oil and gas assets from Chesapeake Exploration LLC and CHK Cleveland Tonkawa LLC for about $840 million.

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