Daily Digest for 2009-02-18

blog (feed #1) 1:02am U.S. housing and factories grim in February
(Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 1:17am Obama faces massive scope of foreclosure crisis
(AP)
blog (feed #1) 1:58am Obama signs stimulus into law, housing moves next
blog (feed #1) 2:00am Getting Started
blog (feed #1) 2:04am Inc. Magazine’s New List of Angel Funding Groups
blog (feed #1) 2:06am Nikkei down 1.4 pct as recession worry deepens (at Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 2:08am Obama to Unveil Mortgage Mitigation Plan
(CQPolitics.com)
blog (feed #1) 2:10am Zacks Releases New Stock Picks from the +21.7% Value Strategy: Sepracor, Health Net, United Western Bancorp, Plains Exploration & Production Co. and Carrols Restaurant Group
blog (feed #1) 2:10am China Buys Australia On the Cheap
blog (feed #1) 2:10am Why the Stock Market Keeps Plummeting
blog (feed #1) 2:10am 25 Best Blogs 2009
blog (feed #1) 2:10am Alleged $8 Billion CD Fraud Latest in Rash of Ponzi Busts
blog (feed #1) 2:12am Google Leads Tech Stocks Sharply Lower
blog (feed #1) 2:12am Treasury says bank lending still resilient
(Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 2:14am GM and Chrysler seek nearly $22 billion more in aid
(Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 2:16am Obama’s housing fix: help banks modify loans _ or allow judges to
(McClatchy Newspapers)
blog (feed #1) 2:30am Obama visit to Canada to focus on economy
(AFP)
blog (feed #1) 2:31am Will things get better for next generation?
(Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 2:31am Will things get better for next generation?
blog (feed #1) 2:34am Obama staying at foreclosed resort
(AFP)
blog (feed #1) 2:35am Marchers block Mexico-US border
blog (feed #1) 2:48am Costa Rica gets rest of $300 mln loan from China (at Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 2:49am UPDATE 2-Mexico’s Telint 4th-qtr net rises 13.6 pct
blog (feed #1) 2:55am online income formula
blog (feed #1) 2:55am Raise Money Fast for Children with Cancer or Other Charities
blog (feed #1) 2:55am Gingrich Pushes 90s-Era Proposal To Eliminate Capital Gains
blog (feed #1) 2:58am Wilbur Ross interested in U.S. toxic fund
blog (feed #1) 2:59am internet income formula
blog (feed #1) 3:02am green school tote – stop using plastic bags to send money!
blog (feed #1) 3:11am Hard Rock Park to be sold for $25 mln
blog (feed #1) 3:12am Personal Finance: Create Your Own Bailout Plan
blog (feed #1) 3:30am UK Conservatives open 20-point lead over Labour
(AP)
blog (feed #1) 3:40am Obama signs most ’sweeping’ stimulus bill in US history
(AFP)
blog (feed #1) 3:59am Mobile Internet set to surge in Malaysia, says Nielsen
blog (feed #1) 4:04am FEATURE-Asia’s shoppers go online as Internet barriers fall
blog (feed #1) 4:10am Los Angeles nears water rationing
blog (feed #1) 4:14am Recession will be worst since 1930s, Greenspan says
(Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 4:28am GM and Chrysler seek billions more in aid
blog (feed #1) 4:38am Online registration for companies
blog (feed #1) 4:47am Talk time: China Mobile plans India entry via acquisition
blog (feed #1) 4:47am Sterlite to buy Asarco at half the offer rate
blog (feed #1) 4:48am Taliban takeover: sign of peace or show of strength?
blog (feed #1) 4:48am Know It All: Why CIOs Should Care about M&A
blog (feed #1) 5:34am Use your 401(k) to start a business
blog (feed #1) 5:50am Asia’s shoppers go online as Internet barriers fall
blog (feed #1) 5:55am GM, Chrysler seek nearly $22 billion more U.S. loans
(Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 5:55am GM, Chrysler seek nearly $22 billion more U.S. loans
blog (feed #1) 5:57am China’s online diamond dealers launch self-discipline pact
blog (feed #1) 6:09am Taiwans Internet users keep rising: survey
blog (feed #1) 6:15am Obama orders 17,000 U.S. troops to Afghanistan
blog (feed #1) 6:40am Some protests set for Clinton’s Indonesian visit
(Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 6:41am US states may axe executions to cut costs
(AFP)
blog (feed #1) 7:47am China promises to keep exchange rate steady
(AP)
blog (feed #1) 8:32am Obama to unveil plan for troubled housing market
(Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 8:41am Money: Risk Management – 18th Feb 09
blog (feed #1) 9:25am North Jersey Media Group Ends 401(k) Match at Papers
blog (feed #1) 9:27am Boost in target-date funds hurts 401(k)s, Greenwich says
blog (feed #1) 9:30am Jill Keto: Recession Trend Tracker: What’s Hot, What’s Not
blog (feed #1) 11:17am US to boost troops in Afghanistan
blog (feed #1) 12:15pm Stock futures point to higher open for Wall Street
(Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 12:22pm Recession will be worst since 1930s: Greenspan
(Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 12:30pm Worried savers seeking wise words
blog (feed #1) 12:30pm Asian stocks track US slide as bailout hopes fade
(AP)
blog (feed #1) 1:34pm Business and Personal Finance
blog (feed #1) 2:01pm Italy: Not feeling the recession
blog (feed #1) 2:42pm Obama to unveil mortgage foreclosure plan
(AFP)
blog (feed #1) 2:51pm Dollar steady after 2-month high
blog (feed #1) 3:02pm GLOBAL MARKETS-World shares fall, govt debt and gold benefit (at Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 3:08pm Financial Crisis: "Silver Bullets" for Toxic Mortgages?
(BusinessWeek Online)
blog (feed #1) 3:09pm Innovation Interactive Expands International Presence, Establishes UK Office
blog (feed #1) 3:15pm HK-Korea e-commerce collaboration set
blog (feed #1) 3:15pm USA & Middle East. KVH and ViaSat expand mini-VSAT broadband coverage
blog (feed #1) 3:24pm Investor confidence hits 5-month high – State St (at Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 3:27pm ATG Helps Top Online Retailer in Netherlands to Attain Growth Objectives
blog (feed #1) 3:27pm NRG calls on shareholders to reject Exelon offer
blog (feed #1) 4:20pm Hundreds swarm Stanford’s Antigua bank
blog (feed #1) 4:28pm UPDATE – UK’s Brown calls for more global stimulus measures (at Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 4:32pm TOPWRAP 5-Bank woes forces Germany into nationalisation law (at Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 4:32pm UPDATE – Iran, Total $5 bln deal done by March 20 – Iran TV (at Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 4:37pm Results of Maverick Money Makers
blog (feed #1) 4:38pm US Treasury doubles aid to Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac
(AFP)
blog (feed #1) 4:40pm Will things get better for next U.S. generation?
blog (feed #1) 4:41pm President Obama Targets Housing | money
blog (feed #1) 4:44pm YouTube allows you to make money, no matter where you live!
blog (feed #1) 4:45pm 3 Trump Casinos File for a Third Bankruptcy | money
blog (feed #1) 4:48pm Palin ruled to pay tax on past per diem
blog (feed #1) 4:49pm CANADA FX DEBT-C$ rises on hope for global economic rebound (at Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 4:52pm Obama mortgage plan to aid up to 9 million families
(Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 4:54pm Britain’s G20 plan for recovery (at Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 4:56pm American Retail Goods: On Sale Now — and Forever?
blog (feed #1) 5:00pm Wal-Mart slashing price on its prepaid MoneyCard
blog (feed #1) 5:01pm Obama to unveil $75 billion mortgage relief plan
(AP)
blog (feed #1) 5:02pm Whole Life Insurance versus Term Insurance | Which is Better
blog (feed #1) 5:02pm Toyota freezes UK pay, executive bonuses
blog (feed #1) 5:06pm Fed’s Pianalto: Bold Fed action will restore growth
(Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 5:08pm Mexican stocks dragged lower by America Movil (at Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 5:08pm Euro falls to nearly 3-month low versus dollar (at Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 5:12pm Bank Robberies Spike, Blame The Economy?
blog (feed #1) 5:13pm Palin To Pay Back Taxes
blog (feed #1) 5:14pm CANADA STOCKS-TSX retreats further, Rogers weighs (at Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 5:16pm Obama says mortgage program to help up to nine million
(AFP)
blog (feed #1) 5:19pm MBIA shifts bond insurance business to new company
(Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 5:20pm Recession worries hammer stocks
(Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 5:20pm UK / IRELAND: TESCO stops issuing personal loans in Ireland
blog (feed #1) 5:20pm Stocks fall as Obama releases housing plan details
(AP)
blog (feed #1) 5:21pm UPDATE – Zimbabwe court refuses to throw out Bennett case (at Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 5:22pm Industrial production, housing starts plunge
(AP)
blog (feed #1) 5:30pm Housing starts and permits at record lows in January
(Reuters)
amazon (feed #2) 6:50pm Added 3 items to their wishlist on Amazon. (Hide Details)

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blog (feed #1) 8:23pm Taiwanese economy slumps into recession
blog (feed #1) 8:23pm Germany passes draft bank nationalization bill
blog (feed #1) 8:26pm Impressive Resume
blog (feed #1) 8:31pm U.S. forensic crime labs need major reform: experts
blog (feed #1) 8:32pm Obama unveils 275 billion dollar foreclosure plan
(AFP)
blog (feed #1) 8:40pm Obama Unveils Plan to Stem Foreclosures
(CQPolitics.com)
blog (feed #1) 9:03pm Deere first-qtr profit falls 45 pct amid slowdown
(AP)
blog (feed #1) 9:17pm Third trial of Sears Tower plot begins in Miami
blog (feed #1) 9:19pm Obama unveils $75 billion mortgage relief plan
(AP)
blog (feed #1) 9:25pm Wall St capital jobs at risk, New York woos start-ups
blog (feed #1) 9:27pm Alabama’s Jefferson County seeks time over debt
blog (feed #1) 9:45pm Goldman says partners hit by margin calls
blog (feed #1) 9:49pm Stanford whereabouts unknown after charges: SEC
blog (feed #1) 9:52pm Growth in E. Europe now a dream deferred
(AP)
blog (feed #1) 9:55pm Monkey cartoon draws fire from black leader
(AFP)
blog (feed #1) 10:02pm Wall Street dips on recession, housing gloom
blog (feed #1) 10:02pm Harvard to offer early retirements to save money
blog (feed #1) 10:04pm Fed sees US economy shrinking up to 1.3 pct in 2009
(AFP)
blog (feed #1) 10:12pm Fed cuts U.S. growth view and considers inflation target
(Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 10:12pm Bernanke vows to do all he can to revive economy
(AP)
blog (feed #1) 10:15pm Fed cuts U.S. growth view and considers inflation target
blog (feed #1) 10:22pm Formal "brain exercise" won’t help healthy seniors: research
blog (feed #1) 10:25pm Helicopter ditches in North Sea
blog (feed #1) 10:29pm Dollar climbs as Obama unveils housing plan
(AP)
blog (feed #1) 10:35pm CEO says JPMorgan may modify more mortgages
(Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 10:41pm Court rejects releasing Guantanamo prisoners in U.S.
blog (feed #1) 11:26pm Obama unveils plan to tackle housing crisis
(Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 11:28pm U.S. housing starts, permits plumb record lows
(Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 11:32pm Facebook reverses course on privacy policy
blog (feed #1) 11:46pm Internet jitters for Asian bosses
blog (feed #1) 11:48pm China Broadband announces acquisition of AdNet China
blog (feed #1) 11:48pm Obama unveils plan to tackle housing crisis
blog (feed #1) 11:50pm S&P, Nasdaq dip as housing plan fails to cut fear
(Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 12:06am U.S. sees hard year in Afghanistan even with more troops
blog (feed #1) 12:20am Fed slashes 2009 US growth forecast, sets inflation goal
(AFP)
blog (feed #1) 12:21am Bernanke cuts growth view, considers inflation target
(Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 12:29am Analysis: Obama offers carrots for mortgage firms
(AP)
blog (feed #1) 12:30am Ericsson to deploy 28 Mbps mobile broadband speeds in Italy
blog (feed #1) 12:30am HP cuts full year outlook
(Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 12:34am Meltdown 101: Will the new housing aid help me?
(AP)
blog (feed #1) 12:35am Facebook Does an About-Face on Privacy
blog (feed #1) 12:35am GM Bailout: Billions to Put People Out of Work
blog (feed #1) 12:39am Bernanke cuts growth view, considers inflation target
twitter (feed #3) 12:48am Posted 18 tweets on Twitter. (Hide Details)

  • Obama unveils foreclosure plan: Barack Obama vowed to restore faith in the ‘American Dream’ with a plan to help .. http://tinyurl.com/ck8lsj
  • Californian dream turns into nightmare: Buffeted by a housing collapse and a slumping economy, Contra Costa Coun.. http://tinyurl.com/ca7xfx
  • Bargain hunters set to lift Wall St: Bargain hunters were set to help US stocks make a modest recovery from a br.. http://tinyurl.com/dxglo2
  • Greenspan backs bank nationalisation: The US government may have to nationalise some banks on a temporary basis .. http://tinyurl.com/bej6j7
  • Obama acts to cut risk of foreclosures: Barack Obama will unveil measures to help struggling homeowners avoid fo.. http://tinyurl.com/b2hqwk
  • US automakers to seek $21.6bn in funds: General Motors and Chrysler present long-awaited plans to return to viab.. http://tinyurl.com/d3d843
  • Panicked Antiguans besiege Stanford bank: The reverberations from Sir Allen Stanford’s alleged $8bn fraud contin.. http://tinyurl.com/clg9yh
  • Chrysler will ask for additional $2bn in aid : Chrysler will ask the US government for another $2bn in aid to he.. http://tinyurl.com/c9arzw
  • Goodyear sheds 5,000 jobs amid Detroit downturn: The US tyremaker said that it would slash 5,000 jobs, or 6.7 pe.. http://tinyurl.com/dzctbp
  • GM in hunt for alliances to help save Opel: General Motors said it was considering selling an equity stake in, o.. http://tinyurl.com/acalym
  • John Deere posts 45% fall in profits: John Deere, the world’s biggest maker of tractors and other farm machinery.. http://tinyurl.com/cwkfsy
  • CBS slashes dividend as income falls 52%: CBS cut its annual dividend by 81 per cent to preserve cash as it repo.. http://tinyurl.com/dhhx3q
  • Chinese Guantánamo detainees suffer setback: The Pentagon does not have to release a group of Muslim Chinese hel.. http://tinyurl.com/aqzlgh
  • Obama beefs up troops in Afghanistan: In his first big military decision as commander-in-chief, the US president.. http://tinyurl.com/akcm57
  • France calls for eurozone CDS clearing house: Banque de France leads fight to stop business going to London http://tinyurl.com/btj4ev
  • Immelt waives $12m GE bonus: GE’s Jeff Immelt has waived his right to collect bonus and performance-based pay th.. http://tinyurl.com/adsvec
  • US housing starts hit record low: New residential building in the US plunged to a fresh record low in January, a.. http://tinyurl.com/dfhmmj
  • Winkelried retires from Goldman Sachs: The voluntary retirement of Goldman Sachs co-chief operating officer Jon .. http://tinyurl.com/c96nn3
blog (feed #1) 12:49am Michael Bloomberg spurs laid off Wall Streeters to start cos

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