Archive For February 2012

U.S. Federal Reserve Feb. Beige Book Summary (Text)

on February 29, 2012 by admin in Cleveland, Comments (0)

The following is the summary text of the Federal Reserve Board’s Summary of Commentary. Summary* Reports from the twelve Federal Reserve Districts suggest that overall economic activity continued to […]

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National 4Q housing prices dropped nearly 4 percent

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Home prices nationally continued their slide in 2011, reaching their lowest levels since the start of the housing downturn in mid-2006. Standard Poor’s Case-Shiller national composite index showed that […]

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Insurance companies cry poor, but have $500 Billion in surplus – Sun

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Florida homeowners premiums exceeded direct losses by more than $10 billion since the 2004 and 2005 hurricanes. Why are we not surprised? From Charles Elmore in the Palm Beach […]

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Obama to governors: "Invest more in education"

on February 27, 2012 by admin in National News, Comments (0)

President Barack Obama points to the place where he fired a marshmallow gun while speaking before the National Governors Association, Monday, Feb. 27, 2012, in the State Dining Room […]

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Student dies in school shooting outside Cleveland

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Print E-mail By THOMAS J. SHEERAN The Associated Press CHARDON, Ohio — A gunman opened fire inside a high school cafeteria at the start of the school day Monday, […]

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The End of Insurance Companies? Nope.

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Bertolini said an amalgamation of regulatory, demographic and economic factors were driving this change. The Affordable Care Act in particular, with its ban on medical underwriting, has made the traditional […]

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National Enquirer publisher calls Whitney Houston casket photo ‘beautiful’

on February 26, 2012 by admin in National News, Comments (0)

A hearse thought to be carrying body of Whitney Houston arrives at Newark, NJ funeral home. (Reuters) In the face of criticism over what some have described as a […]

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Cleveland mayor seeks to overturn status quo to remake city’s school district

on February 25, 2012 by admin in Cleveland, Comments (0)

Saturday February 25, 2012 9:15 AM Those searching for the way to break through the calcified dysfunction of failing big-city public schools will be studying closely the ambitious reform […]

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APNewsBreak: NY requires life insurance companies to start paying fully on …

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The Post MostMost-viewed stories, videos, and galleries in the past two hours Most Popular Armored SUV could not protect U.S. agents in Mexico Does Apple consider Facebook a friend […]

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Outraged over the National Enquirer Whitney Houston casket photo?

on February 24, 2012 by admin in National News, Comments (0)

My coffee table. Are you outraged over the National Enquirer’s cover photo of Whitney Houston lying in repose? It’s generated a great deal of criticism, but it’s not a […]

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