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Crude Oil Prices Floating Around Bottom Of Barrel

Posted On January 08, 2015

(Undated) -- Crude oil prices seem to be floating around the bottom of the barrel, but traders aren't sure where the bottom is. Brent crude prices are hovering between 51 and 52 dollars a barrel in European trading this morning. U.S. crude is running about two to three dollars lower.

FCC With Obama On Net Neutrality

Posted On January 08, 2015

(Las Vegas, NV) -- The head of the FCC is backing President Obama on net neutrality.   FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler spoke at the Consumer Electronics Show In Las Vegas Wednesday. The FCC is working on new rules on how Internet service providers manage Web traffic on their networks. The commission will vote on final…

Obama To Meet Budget Deadline

Posted On January 08, 2015

(Washington D.C.) -- President Obama is planning to release his budget for fiscal year 2016 on time. White House spokeswoman Emily Cain says the President will meet the February 2nd deadline that has often been missed in the past. Cain also says that Obama is looking forward to working with Congress on the annual budget.

Obama To Talk About Housing Recovery In Phoenix Visit

Posted On January 08, 2015

(Phoenix, AZ) -- The housing sector's recovery will be the subject of President Obama's talk today during a visit to Arizona. It is the second part of a three-state trek as the President previews subjects for his upcoming State of the Union address. At a Ford plant in Michigan yesterday, Obama cheered the recovery of…

99 Cents Agrees To Settlement With Many California Attorneys

Posted On January 08, 2015

(Los Angeles, CA) -- 99 Cents Only Stores is agreeing to a settlement with district and city attorneys around California. The company has agreed to pay more than two-million dollars for civil penalties and costs, after the attorneys claimed it improperly stored, handled and dumped hazardous waste in the state. 99 Cents also must pay…