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  • HAMPTON, N.H., Sept 3- Jeb Bush will lay out a tax plan next week aimed at lowering corporate and personal tax rates and giving the U.S. economy a jolt, the Republican presidential candidate said on Thursday. Companies keep those funds overseas to avoid having it taxed twice, in the country in which they are doing business and again when brought back to the United...

  • FREEPORT, Maine— Leon Gorman, a grandson of L.L. Bean who led a modernization and expansion of the outdoors retailer after the founder's death, died Thursday. He transformed L.L. Bean from a catalog company with a single retail store and 100 employees into a multichannel retailer with more than 5,000 employees and sales topping $1.5 billion.

  • Standex posts 4Q profit Tuesday, 25 Aug 2015 | 8:48 AM ET

    SALEM, N.H. _ Standex International Corp. on Tuesday reported fiscal fourth-quarter profit of $16.4 million. On a per-share basis, the Salem, New Hampshire- based company said it had net income of $1.28. Standex shares have fallen nearly 9 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • CONCORD, N.H.— The state budget stalemate means a 10- bed mental health crisis unit at New Hampshire Hospital won't open as planned this fall. "The whole point of building the unit and getting it up and running was to alleviate the emergency rooms at the local level," said Sheri Rockburn, chief financial officer at the state's Department of Health and Human Services.

  • WASHINGTON— Vice President Joe Biden has chosen a top film industry official and former spokeswoman for John Edwards' 2008 presidential campaign to be his new communications director, the White House said Monday. But White House officials are subject to strict limitations on engaging in political activity, and Bedingfield's duties are expected to focus on...

  • TRENTON, N.J.— New Jersey Gov. It claims he's forcing taxpayers to cover the cost of his security details' accommodations while he travels the United States campaigning for the GOP presidential nomination. The suit asks the court to find that actions by Christie and Chris Christie for President Inc. "constitute a wrongful and unprivileged conversion of...

  • SEABROOK, N.H.— The Seabrook Station nuclear power plant was conceived during the turbulent 1970 s and was under construction when accidents at Three Mile Island and Chernobyl stoked fears of a global nuclear calamity. Twenty-five years after Seabrook began commercial operations, the plant perches in a marsh on New Hampshire's sliver of a seacoast, steadily...

  • WASHINGTON, Aug 9- In her 2008 bid for the White House, Hillary Clinton cast herself as a blue-collar Democrat who was unabashedly pro-coal, a stance that helped her beat opponent Barack Obama easily in primaries in states that produced or were reliant on coal. Ohio and Pennsylvania, in particular, have a lot of electoral votes, which are key to electing a new...

  • Aug 6- Dairy Farmers of America Inc has agreed to pay $50 million to settle a class-action lawsuit in which farmers in the northeastern United States accused the marketing cooperative of conspiring to drive down milk prices. In their lawsuit, which began in October 2009, farmers accused Dairy Farmers of America, its Dairy Marketing Services LLC arm, and dairy...

  • WASHINGTON, Aug 6- Democratic presidential candidates will hold the first of six primary debates on October 13 in Nevada, the party said on Thursday, setting out a debate calendar that rivals of frontrunner Hillary Clinton say is insufficient. Announcing the calendar on the day of the first Republican primary debate, the Democratic National Committee set the...

  • Aug 6- Fitness club operator Planet Fitness Inc's shares fell as much as 14 percent in their debut on Thursday, reflecting investor unease with companies that are listing at lofty valuations. Planet Fitness joins Amplify Snack Brands Inc, the maker of SkinnyPop popcorn, and residential solar company Sunrun Inc in making lackluster debuts this week, although...

  • WASHINGTON, Aug 6- Democratic candidates for the White House in 2016 will hold their first primary debate, hosted by CNN, in the swing state of Nevada on October 13, the party said on Thursday. Announcing the Democrats' debate calendar on the day the first Republican primary debate takes place, the Democratic National Committee also set five other Democratic...

  • UPDATE 3-Planet Fitness makes lackluster market debut Thursday, 6 Aug 2015 | 11:40 AM ET

    Aug 6- Planet Fitness Inc's shares fell as much as 14 percent in their debut on Thursday, reflecting investor unease with companies that are listing at lofty valuations. Planet Fitness shares, which were priced at the top end of the expected range of $14- $16, hit a low of $13.75 before recovering to trade down 1.5 percent at $15.80. At least two analysts said the...

  • Aug 6- Planet Fitness Inc's shares fell as much as 14 percent in their market debut, valuing the fitness club operator at $1.36 billion. Planet Fitness shares, which were priced at the top end of the expected range of $14- $16, hit a low of $13.75 before recovering to trade down 6.5 percent at $14.95. Planet Fitness, the gym partner for NBC's popular TV show "The Biggest...

  • Aug 6- Planet Fitness Inc's initial public offering priced at $16 per share, the top end of the expected range of $14- $16, valuing the fitness club operator at $1.58 billion ahead of its trading debut on Thursday. The offering of 13.5 million Class A shares raised $145.6 million for Planet Fitness and $70.4 million for private equity firm TSG Consumer Partners,...

  • Aug 5- Mary Beth Jachec lives in a three-bedroom house in Wauconda, a village of 14,000 in Illinois, 45 miles northwest of Chicago. The 53- year-old insurance manager gets a real estate tax bill for 20 different local government authorities and a total payout of about $7,000 in 2014. They include the Village of Wauconda, the Wauconda Park District, the Township of...

  • Hillary Clinton weighs potential Biden challenge Monday, 3 Aug 2015 | 10:12 AM ET
    Joe Biden and Hillary Clinton.

    Hillary Clinton's allies do not hide their annoyance at the implication by Joe Biden's advisers that she is vulnerable. The NYT reports.

  • As race sharpens, Clinton releases document trove Saturday, 1 Aug 2015 | 3:55 PM ET
    Democratic Presidential hopeful and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton calls for an end to the Cuban trade embargo as she gives a policy speech at the Florida International University on July 31, 2015 in Miami, Florida.

    The State Department made public new swaths of Hillary Rodham Clinton's emails, while her campaign released a letter from her doctor about her health.

  • WASHINGTON, Aug 1- Vice President Joe Biden, inspired in part by his late son, has been holding meetings at his Washington home to discuss challenging Hillary Clinton for the Democratic presidential nomination, the New York Times reported on Saturday. Times columnist Maureen Dowd also said Biden, 72, has been "having meetings at his Washington residence to...

  • WASHINGTON, Aug 1- Vice President Joe Biden, inspired in part by his late son, has been holding meetings at his Washington home to discuss challenging Hillary Clinton for the Democratic presidential nomination, The New York Times reported on Saturday. The 72- year-old vice president has been having meetings at his Washington residence to explore the idea of...