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York City’s Jackie McNamara: will he stay or will he go?

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This season has reached the stage when those who wield the power at clubs take stock and weigh up whether their team is heading in the right direction. The pressure to act quickly is strong, the increasingly trigger-happy chairmen of the land have managers looking over their shoulders.

US economy added only 156,000 jobs in September

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The US economy added only 156,000 jobs in September, the US Department of Labor announced on Friday, a figure likely to be seized on as the presidential race enters its final stretch. The unemployment rate was 5%, up from 4.9% in August.



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Morgan Stanley accused of high pressure sales tactics

A Morgan Stanley unit allegedly set up a high-pressure contest to spur financial advisers to cross-sell loans backed by investment accounts in an effort to boost banking and lending business and gain ground on rivals, the Massachusetts securities regulator said in a complaint against the company.

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RBS to pay $120m to settle mortgage probe

Royal Bank of Scotland will pay $120m to resolve a Connecticut state investigation into the bank's underwriting of toxic mortgage-backed securities ahead of the 2008 financial crisis, authorities said on Monday.