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AllAfrica.com
Increased Discharges From Massingir Dam to Save HarvestMaputo — The Massingir dam, in the southern Mozambican province of Gaza, has de
Increased Discharges From Massingir Dam to Save Harvest
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Maputo — The Massingir dam, in the southern Mozambican province of Gaza, has decided to increase its discharges in an attempt to save the rice harvest in the Limpopo Valley. The dam is located on the Elephants River, which is the main tributary of... Read more
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examiner.com
Free printable City of Ember lesson plans, movie study guide, book activitiesThe "City of Ember" book series, by Jeanne DuPrau, (2003) is a science-fiction
Free printable City of Ember lesson plans, movie study guide, book activities
examiner.com / Posted 22 hours ago
The "City of Ember" book series, by Jeanne DuPrau, (2003) is a science-fiction post-apocalyptic fantasy series loved by students and educators alike. Many elementary, intermediate and middle schools are incorporating City of Ember books into their... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Bracing for a big chillRemember that bright Feb. 1, when temperatures — at 60 — were 18 degrees above
Bracing for a big chill
Connecticut Post / Posted 23 hours ago
Remember that bright Feb. 1, when temperatures — at 60 — were 18 degrees above normal? This weekend, temperatures are taking a deep dive in the opposite direction. Judging by past winters, the bone-chilling cold, brutal winds and “freezing spray”... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"A Market Collapse Is On The Horizon"Submitted by Gail Tverberg via OilPrice.com, What is ahead for 2016? Most peop
"A Market Collapse Is On The Horizon"
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
Submitted by Gail Tverberg via OilPrice.com, What is ahead for 2016? Most people don’t realize how tightly the following are linked: 1. Growth in debt2. Growth in the economy3. Growth in cheap-to-extract energy supplies4. Inflation in the cost of... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Minnesota agency won't require extra review of potato plansST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has reject
Minnesota agency won't require extra review of potato plans
Marshall Independent / Posted yesterday
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has rejected a request for additional environmental review of a large potato grower's expansion plans. Assistant DNR Commissioner Barb Naramore said Friday the agency concluded the... Read more
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ABC News
Lessons From Hitting the WallI was certain my eyes were going to pop clean out of their sockets. Logically,
Lessons From Hitting the Wall
ABC News / Posted yesterday
I was certain my eyes were going to pop clean out of their sockets. Logically, I knew it couldn’t happen. But in that moment, I was sure they were going to shoot right out of my skull and bounce across the floor like two ping pong balls. What did I... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Minnesota agency won't require extra review of potato plansST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has reject
Minnesota agency won't require extra review of potato plans
KX TV North Dakota / Posted yesterday
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has rejected a request for additional environmental review of a large potato grower's expansion plans. Assistant DNR Commissioner Barb Naramore said Friday the agency concluded the... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Minnesota agency won't require extra review of potato plansST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has reject
Minnesota agency won't require extra review of potato plans
KTTC Rochester / Posted yesterday
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has rejected a request for additional environmental review of a large potato grower's expansion plans. Assistant DNR Commissioner Barb Naramore said Friday the agency concluded the... Read more
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Science Daily
Gene switch may repair DNA and prevent cancerTo turn genes on or off, a methyl group can be added to or removed from DNA. Du
Gene switch may repair DNA and prevent cancer
Science Daily / Posted yesterday
To turn genes on or off, a methyl group can be added to or removed from DNA. During the removal of this chemical tag, called demethylation, the methyl group is converted to 5hmC as an intermediate step. The TET enzymes are thought to be critical to... Read more
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York Daily Record
Lawmakers’ slush fund is meltingLost in all the news about Gov. Tom Wolf’s in-your-face budget address last wee
Lawmakers’ slush fund is melting
York Daily Record / Posted yesterday
Lost in all the news about Gov. Tom Wolf’s in-your-face budget address last week was the release of the annual audit of the state Legislature. The Legislative Audit Advisory Commission said that as of June 30, 2015, the General Assembly was sitting... Read more
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PhysOrg
When the boss's ethical behavior breaks badBosses who act ethically are more likely to become mentally exhausted and, iron
When the boss's ethical behavior breaks bad
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
Bosses who act ethically are more likely to become mentally exhausted and, ironically, lash out at employees, finds new research by Russell Johnson, Michigan State University business professor. Credit: Michigan State University Is your boss ethical?... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Fact check: The 6th Democratic debate• Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders said his bill on Social Security would extend the
Fact check: The 6th Democratic debate
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 2 days ago
• Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders said his bill on Social Security would extend the life of the trust funds by 58 years. It’s 40 years, according to the Social Security Administration’s chief actuary. • Former secretary of State Hillary Clinton said the... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Fact check: The sixth Democratic debateOne week after their last meeting, the Democratic presidential candidates debat
Fact check: The sixth Democratic debate
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
One week after their last meeting, the Democratic presidential candidates debated in Milwaukee. We found: • Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders said his bill on Social Security would extend the life of the trust funds by 58 years. It’s 40 years, according... Read more
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Daily Journal
Fact check: The sixth Democratic debateOne week after their last meeting, the Democratic presidential candidates debat
Fact check: The sixth Democratic debate
Daily Journal / Posted 2 days ago
One week after their last meeting, the Democratic presidential candidates debated in Milwaukee. We found: • Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders said his bill on Social Security would extend the life of the trust funds by 58 years. It’s 40 years, according... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Fact check: The sixth Democratic debateOne week after their last meeting, the Democratic presidential candidates debat
Fact check: The sixth Democratic debate
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 2 days ago
One week after their last meeting, the Democratic presidential candidates debated in Milwaukee. We found: • Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders said his bill on Social Security would extend the life of the trust funds by 58 years. It’s 40 years, according... Read more
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Daily Record
Fact check: The sixth Democratic debateOne week after their last meeting, the Democratic presidential candidates debat
Fact check: The sixth Democratic debate
Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
One week after their last meeting, the Democratic presidential candidates debated in Milwaukee. We found: • Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders said his bill on Social Security would extend the life of the trust funds by 58 years. It’s 40 years, according... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Fact check: The sixth Democratic debateOne week after their last meeting, the Democratic presidential candidates debat
Fact check: The sixth Democratic debate
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
One week after their last meeting, the Democratic presidential candidates debated in Milwaukee. We found: • Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders said his bill on Social Security would extend the life of the trust funds by 58 years. It’s 40 years, according... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Fact check: The sixth Democratic debateOne week after their last meeting, the Democratic presidential candidates debat
Fact check: The sixth Democratic debate
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
One week after their last meeting, the Democratic presidential candidates debated in Milwaukee. We found: • Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders said his bill on Social Security would extend the life of the trust funds by 58 years. It’s 40 years, according... Read more
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express
Can an IV drip reverse the signs of AGEING?EXCLUSIVE: THE STRESSES of modern society can take a serious toll on our well
Can an IV drip reverse the signs of AGEING?
express / Posted 2 days ago
EXCLUSIVE: THE STRESSES of modern society can take a serious toll on our wellbeing and appearance, but beauty experts believe it combatted with a hydration drip. Can an IV drip help reverse the signs of... Read more
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York Daily Record
Fact check: The sixth Democratic debateOne week after their last meeting, the Democratic presidential candidates debat
Fact check: The sixth Democratic debate
York Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
One week after their last meeting, the Democratic presidential candidates debated in Milwaukee. We found: • Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders said his bill on Social Security would extend the life of the trust funds by 58 years. It’s 40 years, according... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Fact check: The sixth Democratic debateOne week after their last meeting, the Democratic presidential candidates debat
Fact check: The sixth Democratic debate
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 2 days ago
One week after their last meeting, the Democratic presidential candidates debated in Milwaukee. We found: • Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders said his bill on Social Security would extend the life of the trust funds by 58 years. It’s 40 years, according... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Fact check: The sixth Democratic debateOne week after their last meeting, the Democratic presidential candidates debat
Fact check: The sixth Democratic debate
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 2 days ago
One week after their last meeting, the Democratic presidential candidates debated in Milwaukee. We found: • Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders said his bill on Social Security would extend the life of the trust funds by 58 years. It’s 40 years, according... Read more
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USA Today
Fact check: The sixth Democratic debateOne week after their last meeting, the Democratic presidential candidates debat
Fact check: The sixth Democratic debate
USA Today / Posted 2 days ago
One week after their last meeting, the Democratic presidential candidates debated in Milwaukee. We found: • Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders said his bill on Social Security would extend the life of the trust funds by 58 years. It’s 40 years, according... Read more
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First Coast News
Fact check: The sixth Democratic debateOne week after their last meeting, the Democratic presidential candidates debat
Fact check: The sixth Democratic debate
First Coast News / Posted 2 days ago
One week after their last meeting, the Democratic presidential candidates debated in Milwaukee. We found: • Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders said his bill on Social Security would extend the life of the trust funds by 58 years. It’s 40 years, according... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Fact check: The sixth Democratic debateOne week after their last meeting, the Democratic presidential candidates debat
Fact check: The sixth Democratic debate
KTVB Boise / Posted 2 days ago
One week after their last meeting, the Democratic presidential candidates debated in Milwaukee. We found: • Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders said his bill on Social Security would extend the life of the trust funds by 58 years. It’s 40 years, according... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Fact check: The sixth Democratic debateOne week after their last meeting, the Democratic presidential candidates debat
Fact check: The sixth Democratic debate
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 2 days ago
One week after their last meeting, the Democratic presidential candidates debated in Milwaukee. We found: • Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders said his bill on Social Security would extend the life of the trust funds by 58 years. It’s 40 years, according... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Fact check: The sixth Democratic debateOne week after their last meeting, the Democratic presidential candidates debat
Fact check: The sixth Democratic debate
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 2 days ago
One week after their last meeting, the Democratic presidential candidates debated in Milwaukee. We found: • Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders said his bill on Social Security would extend the life of the trust funds by 58 years. It’s 40 years, according... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Fact check: The sixth Democratic debateOne week after their last meeting, the Democratic presidential candidates debat
Fact check: The sixth Democratic debate
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
One week after their last meeting, the Democratic presidential candidates debated in Milwaukee. We found: • Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders said his bill on Social Security would extend the life of the trust funds by 58 years. It’s 40 years, according... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Fact check: The sixth Democratic debateOne week after their last meeting, the Democratic presidential candidates debat
Fact check: The sixth Democratic debate
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 2 days ago
One week after their last meeting, the Democratic presidential candidates debated in Milwaukee. We found: • Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders said his bill on Social Security would extend the life of the trust funds by 58 years. It’s 40 years, according... Read more
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Daily Mail
Giant hole in the ozone layer set to grow this springOzone hole to reach record levels: Cold air and old pollutants could combine to
Giant hole in the ozone layer set to grow this spring
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Ozone hole to reach record levels: Cold air and old pollutants could combine to produce giant gap in Earth's protective layer Huge hole in the ozone layer over the Arctic is the size of Greenland Scientists say it could grow larger this spring if... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
El Niño Set to Have a Devastating Impact On Southern Africa's Harvests and Food SecuritySouthern Africa is currently in the grip of an intense drought that has expande
El Niño Set to Have a Devastating Impact On Southern Africa's Harvests and Food Security
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Southern Africa is currently in the grip of an intense drought that has expanded and strengthened since the earliest stages of the 2015-2016 agricultural season, driven by one of the strongest El Niño events of the last 50 years. Across large... Read more
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New Kerala
Coca-Cola India shuts three plants as brand suffers inadequate demandNew Delhi, Feb. 12 : Coca-Cola India has stopped production at three plants ahe
Coca-Cola India shuts three plants as brand suffers inadequate demand
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
New Delhi, Feb. 12 : Coca-Cola India has stopped production at three plants ahead of the peak summer season due to inadequate demand of the brand's beverages. The plants situated in Jaipur, Andhra Pradesh and Meghalaya are affected due to the agony.... Read more
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The Hill
As we respond to Zika, don't forgot about unintended consequencesAs the Zika virus continues to spread — now to more than 20 countries throughou
As we respond to Zika, don't forgot about unintended consequences
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
As the Zika virus continues to spread — now to more than 20 countries throughout the Americas — so too does the pressure to act. What compels our action is clear: The Zika virus is associated with, and seems the cause of, a surging number of cases of... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
More debt for US taxpayers?According to a recent email from the nonpartisan Committee for a Responsible Fe
More debt for US taxpayers?
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
According to a recent email from the nonpartisan Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget, it turns out that even with the soak-the-rich tax hikes that presidential candidate Bernie Sanders envisions, his health proposal still would, over a decade,... Read more
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Business Insider
We depend on this nutrient to survive — and it could leave us all without foodBut when did you last worry about phosphorus? It’s not as well-known as the ot
We depend on this nutrient to survive — and it could leave us all without food
Business Insider / Posted 2 days ago
But when did you last worry about phosphorus? It’s not as well-known as the other issues, but phosphorus depletion is no less significant. After all, we could live without cars or unusual species, but if phosphorus ran out we’d have to live without... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Kotoko not a finished product yet – DuncanSoccer News of Friday, 12 February 2016 Kumasi Asante Kotoko head coach, David
Kotoko not a finished product yet – Duncan
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 2 days ago
Soccer News of Friday, 12 February 2016 Kumasi Asante Kotoko head coach, David Duncan has quickly refute claims of his side are a finished team and will begin the 2015/16 Ghana Premier League (GPL) as favourites after been the in-form team in the... Read more
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The Star
Candidates don't want to talk debtAccording to the nonpartisan Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget, it tur
Candidates don't want to talk debt
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
According to the nonpartisan Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget, it turns out that even with the soak-the-rich tax hikes that presidential candidate Bernie Sanders envisions, his health proposal still would, over a decade, fall short by $3... Read more
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Business Wire
Jones Energy, Inc. Provides 2015 Year-End Reserves, Operations and Financial Update, and 2016 GuidanceAUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jones Energy, Inc. (NYSE: JONE) (“Jones Energy”
Jones Energy, Inc. Provides 2015 Year-End Reserves, Operations and Financial Update, and 2016 Guidance
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jones Energy, Inc. (NYSE: JONE) (“Jones Energy” or “the Company”) today provided its 2015 year-end reserves, an operations update, estimated financial results for the fourth quarter and full year 2015, and its initial... Read more
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Mashable
Increased water stored on land has slowed sea level rise by 20%, study findsImage: Dan Jurak/Masterfile/Corbis Vast volumes of water falling as rain and s
Increased water stored on land has slowed sea level rise by 20%, study finds
Mashable / Posted 2 days ago
Image: Dan Jurak/Masterfile/Corbis Vast volumes of water falling as rain and snow have stayed on land in recent years, slowing the rise of the seas, new research has revealed. Water is constantly evaporating from oceans and moving to land, where... Read more
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The Economic Times
Coca-Cola India shuts 3 plants citing inadequate demandNEW DELHI: Coca-Cola India has stopped production at three plants ahead of the
Coca-Cola India shuts 3 plants citing inadequate demand
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
NEW DELHI: Coca-Cola India has stopped production at three plants ahead of the peak summer season, citing inadequate demand, including one in Jaipur where activists have alleged water depletion. The other plants that were shut are in Andhra Pradesh... Read more
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Grainnet.com
Bunge Reports Full Year 2015 Net Income of $4.8 Million; Up From $2.9 Million in 4Q 2014Soren Schroder, Bunge's Chief Executive Officer, stated, "In 2015, the Bunge te
Bunge Reports Full Year 2015 Net Income of $4.8 Million; Up From $2.9 Million in 4Q 2014
Grainnet.com / Posted 3 days ago
Soren Schroder, Bunge's Chief Executive Officer, stated, "In 2015, the Bunge team achieved numerous milestones: record Agribusiness EBIT, four quarter trailing ROIC in our core Agribusiness and Food operations of 10% and approximately $100 million of... Read more
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MLive.com
Is Detroit becoming a national dumping ground for hazardous waste?DETROIT, MI -- Balancing economic growth with environmental safety is often pre
Is Detroit becoming a national dumping ground for hazardous waste?
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
DETROIT, MI -- Balancing economic growth with environmental safety is often precarious. Her shrinking neighborhood is surrounded by industry, including US Steel and a Detroit Water and Sewerage plant and an imposing 250-acre oil refinery. The scent... Read more
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The Financial Express
10 things to expect from India’s 20 smart citiesThe government last month revealed names of the first 20 smart cities that will
10 things to expect from India’s 20 smart cities
The Financial Express / Posted 3 days ago
The government last month revealed names of the first 20 smart cities that will get Rs 50,802 crore over five years to become ‘Smart Cities’. The cities will be given funds to solve problems from power cuts to poor sanitation to traffic. Prime... Read more
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asianage
A wide-ranging review of India's defence and decision-makingCore concerns in indian defence and the imperatives for reforms By Vinod Misra
A wide-ranging review of India's defence and decision-making
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
Core concerns in indian defence and the imperatives for reforms By Vinod Misra IDSA & Pentagon Press, pp. 374, Rs 1,095 The matters that the title of this compendium covers, hinge upon civil-military relations, the very foundation of which, in... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Affirms Orlando, FL's Non-Ad Valorem Revs at 'AA+'; Outlook StableNEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has affirmed the ratings on the follow
Fitch Affirms Orlando, FL's Non-Ad Valorem Revs at 'AA+'; Outlook Stable
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has affirmed the ratings on the following Orlando, Florida bonds: --$222.3 million capital improvement revenue bonds, at 'AA+'; --$236.3 million contract tourist development tax (TDT) payments revenue bonds,... Read more
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Business Wire
Rayonier Reports Fourth Quarter 2015 ResultsJACKSONVILLE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Rayonier Inc. (NYSE:RYN) today reported fo
Rayonier Reports Fourth Quarter 2015 Results
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
JACKSONVILLE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Rayonier Inc. (NYSE:RYN) today reported fourth quarter net income attributable to Rayonier of $10.3 million, or $0.08 per share, on revenues of $137.1 million. This compares to net income attributable to Rayonier... Read more
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Business Spectator
Keeping Australia productive after the boomAustralia’s 2015 Intergenerational Report assumed that labour productivity woul
Keeping Australia productive after the boom
Business Spectator / Posted 3 days ago
Australia’s 2015 Intergenerational Report assumed that labour productivity would grow at an average annual rate of 1.5 per cent over the period 2015 to 2055. This is slightly lower than the growth in labour productivity over the last decade because... Read more
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Business Standard India
Hindustan Coca-Cola shuts down Jaipur plantThe closure comes after three shutdowns or postponement of expansion activity b
Hindustan Coca-Cola shuts down Jaipur plant
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
The closure comes after three shutdowns or postponement of expansion activity by HCCB since 2014Hindustan Coca-Cola Beverages (HCCB) has shut down its bottling plant at Kala Dera in Jaipur due to depletion... Read more
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Market Watch
To stave off currency war, is it time for a coordinated response to the Chinese yuan?With investors fearing a further, significant fall in the value of China’s yuan
To stave off currency war, is it time for a coordinated response to the Chinese yuan?
Market Watch / Posted 4 days ago
With investors fearing a further, significant fall in the value of China’s yuan currency could send more shock waves through international financial markets, some strategists think it’s time for global policy makers to come up with a coordinated plan... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Sheriff's Corner: Staying safe on the iceOften, the focus while fishing, including ice fishing, is on catching fish and
Sheriff's Corner: Staying safe on the ice
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
Often, the focus while fishing, including ice fishing, is on catching fish and having fun. Sometimes basic safety issues are overlooked or simply forgotten about. One example is of protecting yourself and others from a hidden danger; carbon monoxide... Read more
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