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Cab drivers decry Patrick’s proposed ride-share regulations at hearing – Boston Globe

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Boston Globe

Cab drivers decry Patrick’s proposed ride-share regulations at hearing
Boston Globe
Dozens of taxi drivers and industry supporters decried Governor Deval Patrick’s proposed last-minute regulations for ride-sharing companies Wednesday, with many calling the process rushed and urging state Department of Transportation officials to get …
Debate heats up over proposed ridesharing rulesChron.com
Uber, Lyft on New Year’s Surge: Don’t Say We Didn’t Warn YouBusinessweek
Uber prices to surge again this New Year’s EveSFGate
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Minnesota rail safety upgrades pegged at $243M – San Francisco Chronicle

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Minnesota rail safety upgrades pegged at $243M
San Francisco Chronicle
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Upgrading Minnesota railroad crossings on highways and roads where passing oil trains from North Dakota pose a risk of explosions and fires will cost at least $243 million, Minnesota transportation officials said Wednesday.
MnDOT identifies 9 RR crossings in need of improvements for state’s crude-to Northland’s NewsCenter

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Stocks drop on last day but post strong 2014 gains – USA TODAY

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Stocks drop on last day but post strong 2014 gains
USA TODAY
Stocks fell Wednesday on the last trading of the year but investors celebrated a stellar year as the stock market closed out its third straight year of double-digit percentage gains for the first time since the late 1990s. The strong rally this year has been powered …
The bull market lives: Stocks rise 11.4% in 2014CNNMoney
After 2014’s party, investors in US stock market may face a hangoverDaily Mail
Sector-by-sector breakdown of 2014’s market movesSan Francisco Chronicle

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Verso in Settlement With DOJ Over NewPage Deal – Wall Street Journal

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New York Times

Verso in Settlement With DOJ Over NewPage Deal
Wall Street Journal
Verso Paper Corp. reached a settlement with the U.S. Justice Department that is expected to allow its agreement to buy rival NewPage Holdings Inc. to close early next month, nearly a year after signing the $1.4 billion deal. The Justice Department’s Antitrust …
Verso reaches settlement with Department of Justice to purchase NewPageLewiston Sun Journal
Canadian company to buy Rumford paper millWCSH-TV
UPDATE 1-Verso Paper needs divestitures for NewPage dealReuters
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Minimum wage increase, wine shipments, ‘hold-open’ gas pump clips among … – Fox Business

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Boston Globe

Minimum wage increase, wine shipments, ‘hold-open’ gas pump clips among
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BOSTON – Rita Diaz works two minimum-wage jobs, one at a restaurant and the other at a clothing store, to pay the bills and help support her parents and seven younger brothers. Starting Thursday, she’ll earn a bit of extra money in her paychecks. The new …
New year, new laws on minimum wage, taxes, campaign donations, gun buys MassLive.com

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