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U.S. Department of Commerce Press Release - October 31, 2014: U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Announces Next Phase of Investing in Manufacturing Communities Partnership Initiative.

U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Announces Next Phase of Investing in Manufacturing Communities Partnership Initiative 10/31/2014 03:15 PM EDT FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, October 31, 2014 News Media Contact: Office of Public Affairs, 202-482-4883 Up to 12 Communities to Receive Coordinated Federal Funding to Revitalize Manufacturing U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker today announced the opening of the competition for the next round of designations under the Investing in Manufacturing Communities Partnership (IMCP) initiative, building on the momentum from the first-ever Investing in Manufacturing Communities Partnership Summit in Washington, DC. The Investing in Manufacturing Communities Partnership, an Administration-wide initiative coordinated by the U.S. Commerce Department, is designed to accelerate the resurgence of manufacturing in communities nationwide. Specifically, the program aligns federal economic development investments behind

DealBook P.M. Edition - October 31, 2014: Top Story Discovery of JPMorgan Cyberattack Aided by Company That Runs Race Website for Bank.

Friday, October 31, 2014 TOP STORY Discovery of JPMorgan Cyberattack Aided by Company That Runs Race Website for Bank A small Michigan company that runs the website for the JPMorgan Chase Corporate Challenge played a role in helping the bank find the breach of its computer system this summer. DEALBOOK » DEALBOOK HIGHLIGHTS Senate Panel to Scrutinize Bank Regulators The hearing, scheduled for Nov. 21 before the Senate Banking Committee's Financial Institutions and Consumer Protection Subcommittee, will examine whether regulators like the New York Fed are beholden to the institutions that they are meant to police. DEALBOOK » Deal Professor: A Company Caught Between a Hostile Bid and a Side Deal The battle for the GFI Group, a New York brokerage and clearing firm, features an insider trans

WSJ | Major Indexes Closing on October 31, 2014.

The Wall Street Journal Major Indexes Closing Major Indexes 5:55 p.m. EDT 10/31/14 Last Chg % Chg DJIA* 17390.52 195.10 1.13 DJ Transportation Average* 8755.51 124.38 1.44 DJ Utility Average* 596.93 0.52 0.09 Nasdaq* 4630.74 64.60 1.41 Nasdaq 100* 4158.21 57.57 1.40 S&P 500* 2018.05 23.40 1.17 S&P 400 Mid-Cap* 1418.71 17.04 1.22 S&P 600 Small-Cap* 679.50 11.02 1.65 DJ Total Stock Market* 20999.49 252.71 1.22 NYSE Composite* 10845.00 132.81 1.24 NYSE Financial* 6658.01 95.24 1.45 Russell 2000* 1173.51 17.74 1.53 NYSE MKT Composite* 2577.46 46.68 1.84 KBW Bank* 72.14 0.95 1.33 PHLX Gold/Silver* 64.88 -3.10 -4.56 PHLX Housing Sector* 198.78 1.20 0.61 PHLX Oil Service* 248.74 3.79 1.55 PHLX Semiconductor* 640.86 23.90 3.87 * at close See All Major U.S. Indexes Markets Diary 5:53 p.m. EDT