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Treasury chief says IRS to ban hedge fund tax dodge
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Published in 18-4-2018
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Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said the Internal Revenue Service plans on closing a loophole that hedge-fund managers had been trying to exploit to avoid paying higher taxes on carried-interest profits. Mnuchin told the Senate Finance Committee Wednesday that a Bloomberg News story this week, which detailed how hedge funds created scores of shell companies to work around the new carried-profit ...>>
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Inflation pressures raising expectations for rate hikes
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Published in 18-4-2018
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WASHINGTON - Inflation pressures appear to be building in the U.S. economy, a prospect that is heightening anxiety about potentially higher borrowing rates that could slow economic growth. The latest source of concern was a report Wednesday that showed a key measure of inflation rising in January by the sharpest rate in a year. The increase was led by higher prices for clothing, housing and auto i ...>>
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Lexus tops vehicle dependability study for 7th straight year
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Published in 18-4-2018
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DETROIT - Lexus is the most dependable vehicle brand for the seventh consecutive year in J.D. Power's annual survey. Porsche, Buick, Infiniti and Kia round out the top five brands in the survey. The worst performers were Chrysler, Land Rover, Fiat, Jeep and Cadillac. The survey measures problems that vehicle owners experience after three years of ownership. For this year's survey, J.D. P ...>>
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Children's author Asher expelled from writer organization over harassment
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Published in 18-4-2018
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NEW YORK - Best-selling children's author Jay Asher has been expelled from a prominent writers organization because of allegations about sexual harassment. Lin Oliver, executive director of the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators, said this week that Asher had violated the society's harassment code. He was banned last year, but the news only came to light with the ri ...>>
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Tax overhaul may mean more acrimonious divorce negotiations
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Published in 18-4-2018
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NEW YORK - President Donald Trump's tax law could make divorce an even more miserable experience, according to a new survey of the nation's top matrimonial attorneys. Almost two-thirds of respondents said they expect divorce negotiations to become more acrimonious following a change to the tax treatment of alimony, a poll by the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers showed. The new law ...>>
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World's largest dedicated cell-and-gene-therapy manufacturing facility opens in Pearland
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Published in 11-4-2018
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The 300,000-square-foot Lonza facility is already operational and manufacturing for several customers. It's recruiting employees and plans to have more than 200 full-time staff by the end of 2018.

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Watercrest at Kingwood to add assisted living component
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Published in 11-4-2018
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Watercrest at Kingwood will add a second phase that will bring an option for assisted living to the Kingwood retirement community at 24109 Kingwood Place Drive.

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Social media reacts to Zuckerberg's Senate testimony with memes, robot theories
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Published in 11-4-2018
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Memes really can make something as boring as a Senate committee testimony really entertaining.

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Bombshells Restaurant & Bar now open in Pearland
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Published in 11-4-2018
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Bombshells Restaurant & Bar opened Wednesday in Pearland. The military-themed restaurant is a subsidiary of RCI Hospitality Holdings.

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Houston home sales tumble for first time since Hurricane Harvey
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Published in 11-4-2018
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Buyers closed on 6,810 single-family homes in March, a 2.5 percent decline from a year earlier, the Houston Association of Realtors said Wednesday in a monthly housing report.

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B.Good restaurant to open first Texas spot in Spring
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Published in 4-4-2018
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The grand opening for the new B.Good, at Market at Springwoods Village, 2162 Spring Stuebner, will feature free tastings and kids' activities.

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HomeGoods and Marshalls open in Conroe
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Published in 4-4-2018
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HomeGoods and Marshalls will open Thursday in Conroe's 336 Marketplace in the Grand Central Park community. Other new stores in the center include Ross, Kroger Marketplace and Whataburger.

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Parkway Place seniors community undergoing $12.8 million renovation
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Published in 4-4-2018
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Parkway Place, a senior living community of Buckner Retirement Services at 1321 Park Bayou Drive, is undergoing a $12.8 million renovation and expansion project.

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Stag Industrial buys AIV property in northwest Houston
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Published in 4-4-2018
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A subsidiary of STAG Industrial has purchased the 232,950-square-foot Brookhollow West Business Park from AIV, a global distributor of valves and actuators based in Houston.

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Escape Game opens in CityCentre
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Published in 4-4-2018
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Escape Game Houston has joined the mix of entertainment options at CityCentre in west Houston.

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