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Friday, May 29, 2009

Highwoods Closes $62M Retail Portfolio Sale to Lane4 Property Group: Highwoods Properties (NYSE:HIW) recently cl.. http://twurl.nl/vronlt
Slim Down for Summer With Something Delicious: Le Grand Provides Mouthwatering Solutions That Will Make Losing W.. http://twurl.nl/6py3e1
Jack Welch’s Night of a Thousand Retorts: Vanity Fair crowned Jack Welch the star of a panel discussion of.. http://twurl.nl/x75i0y
Terrorist flees to Lebanon, FBI confirms: A master bomb maker who once targeted commercial airliners and was sus.. http://twurl.nl/jl8xdh
PBSJ Selects MetWest One for New HQ: The PBSJ Corp., a national engineering and construction firm, is relocating.. http://twurl.nl/skd33b

Thursday, May 28, 2009

Mark Cuban Sues S.E.C. Over Records in Inquiry: Mark Cuban, the billionaire owner of the Dallas Mavericks basket.. http://twurl.nl/sy1vbg
177-Store Anchor Blue Denim Chain Files Bankruptcy: Denim and casual apparel retailer, Anchor Blue Retail Group,.. http://twurl.nl/jr1d5r
Liquidity, Liquidity, Liquidity: With bank lending a challenge, publicly held property REITs and real estate ope.. http://twurl.nl/m7x67i
Japan’s April jobless rate rises to 5.0%, highest since 2003+: (Kyodo) _ (EDS: LEAD STORY TO FOLLOW) Japan.. http://twurl.nl/yopsbs
Japan’s core CPI falls 0.1% in April on year+: (Kyodo) _ (EDS: LEAD STORY TO FOLLOW) Japan’s key con.. http://twurl.nl/2gfmzr

Tuesday, May 26, 2009

Howard leads Magic to 116-114 OT win over Cavs: Superman swooped in just in time. Dwight Howard scored 10 points.. http://twurl.nl/682lcu
N. Korea warns of military action against S. Korea: North Korea’s military says it considers South Korea&#.. http://twurl.nl/8yxaw6
UPDATE: S&K Menswear Closing All Remaining Stores in Bankruptcy: Bankrupt men’s apparel retailer, S&K.. http://twurl.nl/3pjedz
Building It Big in Las Vegas: The $5.8 billion CityCenter project, being built by MGM Mirage and Dubai World, is.. http://twurl.nl/18mf81
Square Feet: Manhattan Is Awash in Sublet Office Space: Sublets now account for 40 percent of the available offi.. http://twurl.nl/rhybq1

Monday, May 25, 2009

Twitter Has 32 Million Users:


Twitter founders Biz Stone and Evan Williams Twitter Inc. is confronting a slew.. http://twurl.nl/gral7g
Ruling bloc lawmakers call for tough measures against N. Korea+: (Kyodo) _ Lawmakers in the ruling bloc expresse.. http://twurl.nl/hclvzl
Autopsies of War Dead Reveal Ways to Save Others: Since 2004, military personnel killed in Iraq or Afghanistan h.. http://twurl.nl/ps114q
Indian and S. Africa Cellphone Giants Plan Merger: Bharti Airtel of India and MTN Group of South Africa dusted o.. http://twurl.nl/w6qz25
Tested Early by North Korea, Obama Has Few Options: President Obama’s aides say he is seeking a tougher U.S. res.. http://twurl.nl/lj5z66
Petitions submitted for Kansas City mayoral recall: Mayor Mark Funkhouser said Monday he would fight an effort t.. http://twurl.nl/8k72bh
CAW votes to accept cost-cutting deal with GM: Canadian Auto Workers members voted 86 percent in favor of a cost.. http://twurl.nl/jspofw
Tokyo stocks open mixed amid lack of trading cues+: (Kyodo) _ Tokyo stocks opened mixed Tuesday in directionless.. http://twurl.nl/ltbovl
Job Losses Push Safer Mortgages to Foreclosure: As job losses rise, the nation’s real estate disaster is shiftin.. http://twurl.nl/mwr1c1
Scale of North Korean Nuclear Test in Question: North Korea announced on Monday that it had successfully conduct.. http://twurl.nl/0yagvz
CORRECTED: LEAD: ADSF aircraft dispatched to check radioactivity in skies over Japan+: TOKYO, May 25 (Kyodo) _ T.. http://twurl.nl/wf0xlv
Obama: World must ’stand up to’ North Korea: President Barack Obama says the United States will work.. http://twurl.nl/1djll4

Sunday, May 24, 2009

The New Susan Boyle Video From The Finals Of Britain’s Got Talent: The new Susan Boyle video from Britain&.. http://twurl.nl/zwqweq
2 killed, 6 hurt in Ariz graduation party shooting: Two people were killed and six others _ two of them children.. http://twurl.nl/7w7ssh
Guantánamo Closing Hands Republicans a Wedge Issue: Republicans in Congress started laying plans even before the.. http://twurl.nl/oikasd
Singing sensation Susan Boyle gets new chance to shine:
Britain’s unlikely singing sensation Susan Boyle,.. http://twurl.nl/4iggo8

Saturday, May 23, 2009

Ex-SKorean leader Roh commits suicide at 62: Former President Roh Moo-hyun, embroiled in a penetrating corruptio.. http://twurl.nl/7mbl7q
Malkin’s 4 points help Penguins rout Carolina 6-2: Evgeni Malkin had two goals and an assist, and the Pitt.. http://twurl.nl/npaaaa
2 Americans die separately in Baghdad Green Zone: Two Americans have been killed in separate incidents inside Ba.. http://twurl.nl/5qzruo
PennyMac Trust Seeks $750 Million in Stock Offering: A subsidiary of PennyMac, the firm founded by former Countr.. http://twurl.nl/efhghx
Rights group: 53 Somalis killed in latest fighting: Somali insurgents said they remained in control Saturday of .. http://twurl.nl/7f2jd7
Calpers Backs Target in Proxy Fight with Ackman: The California Public Employees Retirement System, the nation&#.. http://twurl.nl/47tm2r
The Poet of Property: Real estate ads are just like personal ads: the idea is to get you to fall in love, sight .. http://twurl.nl/g0atvr

Friday, May 22, 2009

Report: Lawyer says SKorea’s Roh left suicide note: A family lawyer has told South Korean media that forme.. http://twurl.nl/6d5vb1
Report: 11 dead in Brazil plane crash: Brazilian media are reporting that 11 people died when a small plane cras.. http://twurl.nl/liqm3w
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Kiefer Sutherland, designer resolve issues: Kiefer Sutherland and the fashion designer he’s accused of hea.. http://twurl.nl/y7038j
NM mom charged in son’s death faces life in prison: A single mother accused of suffocating her 3-year-old .. http://twurl.nl/mhjdmj
Seattle deputy’s shove leaves innocent man in coma: Authorities have released surveillance video showing a.. http://twurl.nl/vcpvoe
Lawmakers want Obama to slow down on GM, Chrysler: Dozens of Congress members want the Obama administration to s.. http://twurl.nl/iaew2p
Advice to M.B.A.’s: Think Different and Don’t Despair: All over the nation, top business schools hav.. http://twurl.nl/1q0t1f
Wash. state has first death under new suicide law: A 66-year-old woman with terminal cancer has become the first.. http://twurl.nl/yjqm1v

Wednesday, May 20, 2009

Unique Single Family Home, Flower Mound, TX 75022: Unique and one of a kind artist compound. SFR with beautiful .. http://twurl.nl/khfvfr
Bankruptcies Swell Deficit at Pension Agency to $33.5 Billion: The increase in the last six months of $22.5 bill.. http://twurl.nl/hovhvg
Judge Approves $4.96 Billion in Loans for Chrysler: A federal bankruptcy judge in New York ruled Wednesday that .. http://twurl.nl/vlggy8
Property Values: What You Get For… $370,000: A contemporary ranch in Carmel, Ind., a two bedroom log house.. http://twurl.nl/lntz6b

Sunday, May 17, 2009

Proxy Firms Side With Dissidents in Amylin Battle: The combative proxy fight between Amylin Pharmaceuticals and .. http://twurl.nl/hihjn7
Pakistan Is Rapidly Adding Nuclear Arms, U.S. Says: There are new concerns on Capitol Hill about whether billion.. http://twurl.nl/hizka3
Naturalist Newsletter: May 17/ Beach Squirrel: JIM CONRAD’S NATURALIST NEWSLETTERIssued from the Siskiyou .. http://twurl.nl/u4d4xt
Economic Woe Rattles Race for Governor of California: The dynamics of the 2010 race are topsy-turvy, with Democr.. http://twurl.nl/5cktfi
Living In | Pelham Parkway, the Bronx: A Park (With Cars) Runs Through It: Even in a city known for its ethnic d.. http://twurl.nl/0t0p54
Spotlight: In Atlantic City, Construction Momentum Stalls: Atlantic City’s efforts to become a luxury travel des.. http://twurl.nl/zdg85n
World Watches for U.S. Shift on Mideast: As Israel’s leader heads to Washington, many wonder whether President O.. http://twurl.nl/y2lpkj
Google Outage Caused 5% Internet Traffic Decline: The service disruption at Google on Thursday morning.. http://twurl.nl/eegidv

Friday, May 15, 2009

Minorities Hit Hardest by Foreclosures in New York: Defaults occur three times as often in predominantly minorit.. http://twurl.nl/au1emk
A Hedge Fund Manager’s Farewell: Neil Barsky, the head of Alson Capital, says the markets these days are t.. http://twurl.nl/6ff7d1
Obama to Keep Tribunals; Stance Angers Some Backers: The White House confirmed that it will prosecute some detai.. http://twurl.nl/zrs3pt
Chrysler & GM Eliminating Up to 3,430 U.S. Dealerships: Chrysler has requested approval from the Bankruptcy Cour.. http://twurl.nl/nnpjqk

Thursday, May 14, 2009

Have Mop, Will Travel: A New Wave of Caretakers: Some intrepid souls have found that leaving the rat race can me.. http://twurl.nl/i4up8f
Streetscapes | East 80th Street: The Dime Store Tycoon’s Kingdom: Frank Winfield Woolworth, the dime store milli.. http://twurl.nl/cytyp0
Ospraie Sees a Rebirth in Its Hedge Funds: Ospraie Management apparently plans to open up two new commodity-rela.. http://twurl.nl/xs0l03
Chrysler Plans to Shut One Quarter of Its U.S. Dealers: The carmaker, which filed for bankruptcy protection two .. http://twurl.nl/01ihen
Do Web Entrepreneurs Still Need V.C.’s?: From Bits: As the cost of starting a Web company decreases, thank.. http://twurl.nl/7apgs4

Tuesday, May 12, 2009

In British Columbia, an Island Spot Perfect for Wildlife Lovers: George and Susan Roth are selling their 2,500-s.. http://twurl.nl/2xckd0
Advanta Plunges as It Moves to Freeze Credit Cards: Shares of Advanta fell nearly 30 percent on Tuesday after th.. http://twurl.nl/hy67gj
Billions Withdrawn Before Madoff Arrest, Records Show: About $12 billion was pulled out of accounts at Bernard L.. http://twurl.nl/bo0pbh
Insolvency for Social Security and Medicare Is Seen Closer: The Medicare hospital insurance trust fund may be de.. http://twurl.nl/7ze38s
At Least Six Dead in Taliban Attack: Four Taliban suicide bombers and a group of militant gunmen attacked two go.. http://twurl.nl/h466f1
Commander�s Ouster Is Tied to Shift in Afghan War: The replacement of Gen. David D. McKiernan less than a year a.. http://twurl.nl/nb72cm

Monday, May 11, 2009

CoStar’s Retail News Roundup: May 10 to 16, 2009: This week in the Retail Roundup, CoStar reports on expan.. http://twurl.nl/pyl4x3
Updated: Germany’s Otto Family to Amass One-Third Stake in Developers Diversified Realty for $118.5M: DDR .. http://twurl.nl/tojhkg
A.I.G. Chief Says Insurer Doesn’t Need More U.S. Aid: The chief executive of the ailing American Internati.. http://twurl.nl/gz3v4q
Marc Dreier Pleads Guilty to Investment Fraud: The prominent Manhattan lawyer Marc S. Dreier pleaded guilty on M.. http://twurl.nl/0m7j6y
U.S. Replaces Commander in Afghanistan in War Overhaul: The replacement of Gen. David McKiernan less than a year.. http://twurl.nl/iveyyf

Sunday, May 10, 2009

In the Region | New Jersey: Reviving an Architect�s Memory: In Bergen County, one resident works to remind fello.. http://twurl.nl/njwsd1
The Safety Net: For Victims of Recession, Patchwork State Aid: As millions of Americans seek aid, many are findi.. http://twurl.nl/7u1gh5
Scouring Obama�s Past for Clues on Judiciary: In the Senate, Barack Obama had a nearly uniformly liberal voting .. http://twurl.nl/o0i7oq
Naturalist Newsletter: May 10/ Quail at Dawn & Dusk: JIM CONRAD&#8217;S NATURALIST NEWSLETTERIssued from the Sis.. <a href="http://twurl.nl/68vsz4">http://twurl.nl/68vsz4</a>

Saturday, May 09, 2009

Manhattan Calling: Great Recession prices are drawing even the most loyal outer-borough dwellers, from Hoboken t.. http://twurl.nl/lm3eyc
Habitats | The West Village: Peace, Quiet and Pajama-Clad Jazz: Since Frankie Foye spends her days styling hair .. http://twurl.nl/j8p1b4

Friday, May 08, 2009

Egan-Jones Takes Dim View of Morgan Stanley’s Health: While Morgan Stanley received a relatively clean bil.. http://twurl.nl/i5evic
Former Soros Prot�g�s Shut $3 Billion Hedge Fund: Satellite Asset Management LP, a big New York hedge fund found.. http://twurl.nl/5sjhj4
News Analysis: Fine Line for Obama on How to Convey Hope on Economy: The Obama administration is trying, careful.. http://twurl.nl/80062z
Away: A Cape Cod �Vessel� for the Whole Crew: After retiring, David E. A. Carson built a multilevel house with a.. http://twurl.nl/mfi7v0
Streetscapes | 39 Whitehall Street: Look Familiar, Men? Maybe You Were There: In the 1980s, the old Army Buildin.. http://twurl.nl/k7cpad

Wednesday, May 06, 2009

A Reform School, Reborn: The remains of the Sockanosset Training School for Boys in Cranston, R.I., are now the .. http://twurl.nl/is6sjm
Brokerage Industry Hard Hit by Losses: Major U.S. commercial real estate brokerage houses are reporting first qu.. http://twurl.nl/a2oydo
General Growth Bankruptcy Leads to Record Surge in Specially Serviced Loans: Further evidence of declining U.S. .. http://twurl.nl/lwj8rk
Ex-Host of CNBC’s ‘Fast Money’ Moves to MSNBC: Dylan Ratigan, the former host of CNBC’s .. http://twurl.nl/obdmy0
Shovel-Ready, but Investor-Deprived: Many banks and other institutions have stopped buying tax credits, leaving .. http://twurl.nl/xbrslx

Tuesday, May 05, 2009

Pakistani Army Poised for New Push Against Taliban in Swat: Residents were flooding out of the Swat valley by th.. http://ping.fm/g8cPJ
1.3M-SF Hill Country Galleria Files Bankruptcy: Hill Country Galleria, a 1.3 million-square-foot mixed-use lifes.. http://ping.fm/2d9Jg
S.E.C. Chair Says Short-Selling Rules a Priority: The head of the Securities and Exchange Commission said Tuesda.. http://ping.fm/kFC8U
Hostile Bidders Are Lying Low, or Paying Up: What’s the state of the hostile takeover these days?
Rare - a.. http://ping.fm/zTOvj

Monday, May 04, 2009

Pakistan Strife Raises U.S. Doubts on Nuclear Arms: As the insurgency spreads in Pakistan, senior U.S. officials.. http://twurl.nl/gx4h7c
The Ins and Outs of the Chrysler Sale: Chrysler’s motion to sell its assets contains plenty of interesting.. http://twurl.nl/6ydpv6
Filene’s Basement Files Bankruptcy Only Two Weeks After Buxbaum Acquisition: Iconic discount department st.. http://twurl.nl/8noiba
The Caucus: Obama to Propose Curbs on Offshore Tax Havens: The president will call for the elimination of benefi.. http://twurl.nl/5emrp2
DirecTV Sets Merger With Liberty Media Spinoff: DirecTV, the satellite television provider, said Monday it will .. http://twurl.nl/us2a23

Sunday, May 03, 2009

As a Professor, a Pragmatist About the Supreme Court: President Obama will likely favor a pragmatist with a limi.. http://twurl.nl/4iw8re
Chrysler�s Fall May Help Administration Reshape G.M.: If the Chrysler legal process unfolds as the White House h.. http://twurl.nl/pjlono

Saturday, May 02, 2009

Union Takes Rare Front Seat in Deal for Chrysler: Labor unions usually dread bankruptcy, but the United Automobi.. http://twurl.nl/qpyegv
Live From Buffettpalooza: Follow DealBook’s Andrew Ross Sorkin’s live Twittering of the annual Berks.. http://twurl.nl/uupsdo
S.E.C. Chief Wants Broad Powers on Hedge Funds: Mary L. Schapiro, the chairwoman of the Securities and Exchange .. http://twurl.nl/kr4wio

Friday, May 01, 2009

The Art of the Deal: Buffett’s Version: As Warren E. Buffett’s shareholders flock to Omaha for his a.. http://twurl.nl/27ml55
Miami Beach Dodges a Cold Front: Yes, home prices on the mainland have crashed. But oceanside on South Beach, it.. http://twurl.nl/nok267
For Chesapeake’s Chief, Some Big Money in Maps: Chesapeake Energy paid $12.1 million to buy a collection o.. http://twurl.nl/l4ip58
Obama Vows �Independent� Replacement for Souter: Justice David H. Souter formally told the White House on Friday.. http://twurl.nl/uqu05q