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Donald Trump Jr. just had an amazing day of campaigning in Pennsylvania

Andrew Rush/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette/Twitter Donald Trump Jr. campaigned for Republican Rick Saccone in Pennsylvania’s 18th Congressional District on Monday. It produced a lot of great content. Donald Trump Jr. had a fun day of campaigning for Republican Rick Saccone on Monday just a day before the special election for Pennsylvania’s 18th …

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It just became a lot clearer who is going to replace Lloyd Blankfein at the top of Goldman Sachs (GS)

Goldman Sachs It just became a lot clearer who is going to replace Lloyd Blankfein at the top of Goldman Sachs.  Harvey Schwartz, co-president and co-chief operating officer of Goldman Sachs, is retiring next month, the bank announced Monday. That leaves sole COO David Solomon as Lloyd Blankfein’s heir apparent. …

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Tiger Woods came within 2 feet of forcing a playoff for his best finish in nearly 5 years

NBC Tiger Woods brought back a little bit of the magic on Sunday at the Valspar Championship but came two feet short of forcing a playoff. Woods was tied for the lead early in the final round, and later sank a 44-foot putt on the 17th hole to pull back …

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DEUTSCHE BANK: These 11 indebted companies are most at risk from rising interest rates

Carolyn Kaster/AP With global interest rates on the rise, led by an ongoing tightening cycle from the US Federal Reserve, the era of ultra cheap money looks to be coming to an end. Since the 2008 crisis, many companies have taken advantage of low rates, borrowing aggressively to fuel expansion. …

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Mexico’s surging narco violence is intensifying at the edges of one of its biggest tourist hotspots

(AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell) High-profile incidents in Playa del Carmen in recent weeks have prompted new travel warnings from the US government. The incidents come amid spiraling violence on the peripheries of one of Mexico’s most popular tourist areas. Criminal groups in the area thrive on tourist traffic — and corruption, …