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  • HSBC to Close New Castle Center, Move About 400 Jobs

    HSBC to Close New Castle Center, Move About 400 Jobs

    Thursday, May 25 2017 7:33 AM EDT2017-05-25 11:33:22 GMT
    Thursday, May 25 2017 7:43 AM EDT2017-05-25 11:43:01 GMT

    Financial services company HSBC Bank USA will move about 400 jobs out of Delaware.    

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    Financial services company HSBC Bank USA will move about 400 jobs out of Delaware.    

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  • Delaware House Approves Corporate Tax Increases

    Delaware House Approves Corporate Tax Increases

    Friday, May 19 2017 8:10 AM EDT2017-05-19 12:10:34 GMT
    Friday, May 19 2017 8:10 AM EDT2017-05-19 12:10:34 GMT

    House lawmakers in Delaware have approved a bill increasing taxes on large corporations as part of an effort to find additional revenue to help balance a budget for the fiscal year starting July 1. 

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    House lawmakers in Delaware have approved a bill increasing taxes on large corporations as part of an effort to find additional revenue to help balance a budget for the fiscal year starting July 1. 

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  • Delaware Governor to Eliminate Economic Development Office

    Delaware Governor to Eliminate Economic Development Office

    Wednesday, May 17 2017 1:15 PM EDT2017-05-17 17:15:43 GMT
    Wednesday, May 17 2017 1:19 PM EDT2017-05-17 17:19:35 GMT

    The Delaware Economic Development Office is set to be eliminated.

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    The Delaware Economic Development Office is set to be eliminated.

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  • Claims for US Unemployment Aid Fall by 2,000 to 236,000

    Claims for US Unemployment Aid Fall by 2,000 to 236,000

    Thursday, May 11 2017 10:21 AM EDT2017-05-11 14:21:32 GMT
    Thursday, May 11 2017 10:21 AM EDT2017-05-11 14:21:32 GMT

    Fewer Americans sought jobless benefits last week, and the number of people collecting unemployment checks felt to the lowest level since 1988 - more evidence the U.S. job market remains strong.
        

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    Fewer Americans sought jobless benefits last week, and the number of people collecting unemployment checks felt to the lowest level since 1988 - more evidence the U.S. job market remains strong.
        

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  • ACA Exchanges Grow Thinner With Aetna Leaving for 2018

    ACA Exchanges Grow Thinner With Aetna Leaving for 2018

    Thursday, May 11 2017 8:06 AM EDT2017-05-11 12:06:46 GMT
    Thursday, May 11 2017 9:34 AM EDT2017-05-11 13:34:44 GMT

    While Republicans rewrite the Affordable Care Act in Washington, the immediate future of the law has grown hazier with the nation's third-largest health insurer saying that it will completely divorce itself from state-based insurance exchanges, including Delaware's.

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    While Republicans rewrite the Affordable Care Act in Washington, the immediate future of the law has grown hazier with the nation's third-largest health insurer saying that it will completely divorce itself from state-based insurance exchanges, including Delaware's.

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  • US Employers Add Strong 211,000 Jobs; Unemployment 4.4 Pct.

    US Employers Add Strong 211,000 Jobs; Unemployment 4.4 Pct.

    Friday, May 5 2017 9:47 AM EDT2017-05-05 13:47:03 GMT
    Friday, May 5 2017 9:47 AM EDT2017-05-05 13:47:03 GMT

    Hiring in the United States rebounded in April as employers added a brisk 211,000 jobs, a reassuring sign that the economy's slump in the first three months of the year will likely prove temporary.
        

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    Hiring in the United States rebounded in April as employers added a brisk 211,000 jobs, a reassuring sign that the economy's slump in the first three months of the year will likely prove temporary.
        

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  • Gander Mountain Closing in Salisbury

    Gander Mountain Closing in Salisbury

    Thursday, May 4 2017 11:38 PM EDT2017-05-05 03:38:10 GMT
    Friday, May 5 2017 8:09 AM EDT2017-05-05 12:09:06 GMT

    SALISBURY, MD - The sporting and hunting goods chain Gander Mountain is about to close a bunch of stores. including the store on North Salisbury Boulevard in Salisbury. There is a "Store Closing" sign hanging on the front of storefront in Salisbury. In all, 160 stores could be closing and Gander Mountain inventory liquidated under a plan filed in bankruptcy court. The company had already filed for bankruptcy in March but that only 32 stores would be clos...

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    The sporting and hunting goods chain Gander Mountain is about to close a bunch of stores. including its store on North Salisbury Boulevard in Salisbury.

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  • Capital One to Move Offices in Wilmington

    Capital One to Move Offices in Wilmington

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 10:48 AM EDT2017-04-25 14:48:49 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 10:48 AM EDT2017-04-25 14:48:49 GMT

    Capital One is consolidating all its Delaware employees into two adjacent office buildings in downtown Wilmington.  

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    Capital One is consolidating all its Delaware employees into two adjacent office buildings in downtown Wilmington.  

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  • US Housing Starts Fell in March; Still Stronger Than in 2016

    US Housing Starts Fell in March; Still Stronger Than in 2016

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 10:04 AM EDT2017-04-18 14:04:11 GMT
    Tuesday, April 18 2017 10:04 AM EDT2017-04-18 14:04:11 GMT

    U.S. builders broke ground on fewer homes in March, but the pace of construction so far this year remains stronger than in 2016.

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    U.S. builders broke ground on fewer homes in March, but the pace of construction so far this year remains stronger than in 2016.

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  • US Adds Just 98K Jobs; Unemployment Falls to a Low 4.5 pct.

    US Adds Just 98K Jobs; Unemployment Falls to a Low 4.5 pct.

    Friday, April 7 2017 9:27 AM EDT2017-04-07 13:27:32 GMT
    Friday, April 7 2017 9:27 AM EDT2017-04-07 13:27:32 GMT

    U.S. employers added just 98,000 jobs last month, the fewest in a year, though the unemployment rate fell to a nearly 10-year low of 4.5 percent. The rate fell because nearly a half-million more Americans reported finding jobs, the Labor Department said Friday.

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    U.S. employers added just 98,000 jobs last month, the fewest in a year, though the unemployment rate fell to a nearly 10-year low of 4.5 percent. The rate fell because nearly a half-million more Americans reported finding jobs, the Labor Department said Friday.

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  • US Construction Spending Rose to Nearly 11-year High

    US Construction Spending Rose to Nearly 11-year High

    Monday, April 3 2017 10:09 AM EDT2017-04-03 14:09:01 GMT
    Monday, April 3 2017 10:09 AM EDT2017-04-03 14:09:01 GMT

    U.S. developers ramped up construction spending in February to the largest amount in nearly 11 years, led by more building of homes, highways and schools.

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    U.S. developers ramped up construction spending in February to the largest amount in nearly 11 years, led by more building of homes, highways and schools.

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  • DuPont, Dow Push Back Merger Date

    DuPont, Dow Push Back Merger Date

    Friday, March 31 2017 11:12 AM EDT2017-03-31 15:12:07 GMT
    Friday, March 31 2017 11:12 AM EDT2017-03-31 15:12:07 GMT

    DuPont and Dow have once again postponed their proposed $62 billion merger, saying they expect the deal to close in August.

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    DuPont and Dow have once again postponed their proposed $62 billion merger, saying they expect the deal to close in August.

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  • Helpline Goes Live for Delaware JobLink Users After Data Breach

    Helpline Goes Live for Delaware JobLink Users After Data Breach

    Wednesday, March 29 2017 9:10 AM EDT2017-03-29 13:10:36 GMT
    Wednesday, March 29 2017 9:10 AM EDT2017-03-29 13:10:36 GMT

    A helpline is now available for more than 250,000 users of a state job-seeker database who may be impacted by a data breach.

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    A helpline is now available for more than 250,000 users of a state job-seeker database who may be impacted by a data breach.

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  • European Regulators Clear Dow Chemical-DuPont Merger

    European Regulators Clear Dow Chemical-DuPont Merger

    Monday, March 27 2017 8:04 AM EDT2017-03-27 12:04:52 GMT
    Monday, March 27 2017 9:56 AM EDT2017-03-27 13:56:52 GMT

    The European Union approved the proposed merger of Dow Chemical and DuPont on Monday, declaring itself satisfied with commitments the companies have made to divest businesses.

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    The European Union approved the proposed merger of Dow Chemical and DuPont on Monday, declaring itself satisfied with commitments the companies have made to divest businesses.

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  • Food Distribution Company Burris Logistics to Lay off Workers in 3 States

    Food Distribution Company Burris Logistics to Lay off Workers in 3 States

    Wednesday, March 15 2017 11:08 AM EDT2017-03-15 15:08:35 GMT
    Wednesday, March 15 2017 11:08 AM EDT2017-03-15 15:08:35 GMT

    A Milford, Delaware-based perishable food distribution and warehousing company says it is laying off workers in its home state, Maryland and Georgia.

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    A Milford, Delaware-based perishable food distribution and warehousing company says it is laying off workers in its home state, Maryland and Georgia.

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  • Sussex County Adds Nearly 75 Acres to Industrial Park

    Sussex County Adds Nearly 75 Acres to Industrial Park

    Tuesday, March 14 2017 1:32 PM EDT2017-03-14 17:32:33 GMT
    Tuesday, March 14 2017 11:32 PM EDT2017-03-15 03:32:10 GMT

    The Sussex County Industrial Park east of Georgetown, Del. is expanding, following the purchase of nearly 75 acres of land next to it. 

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    The Sussex County Industrial Park east of Georgetown, Del. is expanding, following the purchase of nearly 75 acres of adjacent land.

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  • Sabra Hummus Recalled

    Sabra Hummus Recalled

    Sunday, November 20 2016 7:46 AM EST2016-11-20 12:46:34 GMT
    Sunday, November 20 2016 7:46 AM EST2016-11-20 12:46:34 GMT

    Sabra Dipping Company has voluntarily issued a recall of certain hummus and spreads due to possible listeria contamination. 

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    Sabra Dipping Company has voluntarily issued a recall of certain hummus and spreads due to possible listeria contamination. 

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