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Walt Alexander

Walt Alexander is the editor-in-chief of Men of Value. Learn more about his vision for the online magazine for American men with the American values—faith, family & freedom—in his Welcome from the Editor.

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Business Headlines

published Feb 16th 2017, 3:25 pm, by Dana Hull (Bloomberg) — Boeing Co. and Space Exploration Technologies Corp. won’t be certified this year to send astronauts to space and may be delayed into 2019 because of potential safety hazards, according to U.S. investigators. Boeing parachute systems haven’t been adequately evaluated

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Sports

As the NCAA college basketball tournament gets closer we can always look at prior history. Over the years we see the same conferences play strong through the entire season: * Big 10 * SEC * ACC * PAC However, what is done through the course of the season which means

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Business Headlines

published Feb 16th 2017, 1:15 pm, by Barry Ritholtz (Bloomberg View) — The sorry state of American infrastructure is once again our focus. This time the peg is the Oroville Dam in California. It is the U.S.’s tallest dam, and it is in trouble. An emergency spillway was damaged, causing

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Stealing Online Information
Business Headlines

published Feb 15th 2017, 4:00 am, by Nafeesa Syeed (Bloomberg) — It’s not just the Democratic Party learning lessons from cyber attacks linked to Russia during the 2016 U.S. election: hackers, too, are shifting their tactics, according to the co-founder of computer security company CrowdStrike Inc. Undeterred by tighter sanctions

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Business Headlines

published Feb 15th 2017, 2:34 pm, by Mark Shenk (Bloomberg) — Oil closed near $53 a barrel as record U.S. inventories tempered the impact of OPEC’s production cuts. American crude supplies climbed 9.53 million barrels to 518.1 million, the highest level in weekly data going back to 1982 and more

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Asian business catch the upward arrow, concept of growth, stock,
Business Headlines

published Feb 15th 2017, 8:13 pm, by Adam Haigh and Chikako Mogi (Bloomberg) — Reflation fever failed to spread to Asian hours after global equities soared to the highest level on record. Stocks in Tokyo fell as the yen jumped and U.S. Treasuries climbed after five straight days of declines.

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NATIONAL HARBOR, MD - MARCH 6, 2014: Donald Trump speaks at the
Business Headlines

published Feb 6th 2017, 7:02 am, by Kartikay Mehrotra and Chris Dolmetsch (Bloomberg) — President Donald Trump’s effort to bar travelers from seven mostly Muslim nations is on a track to the U.S. Supreme Court, which may eventually decide how much authority the executive branch has on immigration and national

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Jeffrey DeMunn will play Willy Loman in The Old Globe's production of Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman, directed by Pam MacKinnon, Jan. 22 - Feb. 27, 2011.  Photo by J. Katarzyna Woronowicz.
DevotionalsFaith

WILLY: What’s the mystery? The man knew what he wanted and went out and got it! Walked into a jungle, and comes out, the age of twenty-one, and he’s rich! The world is an oyster, but you don’t crack it open on a mattress! (Death of a Salesman Act 1)

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Serious piggy for retirement planning concept
Business HeadlinesYour Money

published Feb 14th 2017, 10:21 am, by Suzanne Woolley (Bloomberg) —It’s Valentine’s Day. Time for grim reflection on the many threats to your financial security. Not content to bombard consumers (and journalists) every other day of the year, on Feb. 14 financial services marketers tend to tie themselves in love knots

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Operations At An Amazon.com Inc Fulfillment Centre As It Prepares For Black Friday
Business Headlines

published Feb 14th 2017, 4:00 pm, by Adam Minter (Bloomberg View) —For consumers, Amazon’s made shipping easy: Just choose the desired delivery date for your goodies and click. For the manufacturers who have to get those products to you, however, shipping remains a troublesome, inefficient, stubbornly analog business. Your “one-click”

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