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+ - Obama to tap Julian Castro for housing secretary ->

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Deveauxes writes: CHICAGO (AP) — President Barack Obama is preparing to boost the profile of an up-and-coming young Hispanic Democrat by nominating San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro to become the nation's housing secretary. Obama's current housing chief gets a new title: budget director.

Obama was expected to announce his latest Cabinet shuffle at the White House on Friday afternoon, a White House official said, shortly after he returns from an overnight trip to his Chicago hometown to raise money for Senate Democratic candidates.

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+ - Get Copy of Georgia Bankruptcy Records Online->

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Deveauxes writes: Georgia bankruptcy discharge papers from Georgia bankruptcy court case file confirms that court relieves a debtor for any existing legal debt obligation to certain creditors at the time of filing bankruptcy. After court case discharge it is advised to retain an authentic official court discharge papers, dismissal papers, or final decree to prove that your bankruptcy case is finished.
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+ - HP to cut up to 16,000 more jobs->

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Deveauxes writes: The news came as part of the company's second-quarter financial results, which were in line with analyst expectations. Shares slipped 2% in after-hours trading Thursday.

HP said the latest layoffs would come across all its business units and geographic locations, and would generate $1 billion in annual savings beyond the $3.5 to $4 billion projected from the previously announced cuts.

"No company likes to decrease the work force, and we recognize that this is difficult for employees," CEO Meg Whitman said in a conference call with analysts. "I think everyone understands the turnaround we're in."

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