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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Asian stocks rise, Europe falls as global market rally fadesHONG KONG (AP) - World stock markets were uneven on Friday as a global rally dr
Asian stocks rise, Europe falls as global market rally fades
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 2 minutes ago
HONG KONG (AP) - World stock markets were uneven on Friday as a global rally driven by upbeat U.S. economic data faded. Markets are settling down after the tumult of the past two weeks, which saw Chinese stocks plunge, wiping out gains for the year,... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
More than $1Billion in Initiatives to advance clean energy technologiesThis is a news release from the U.S. Department of Energy. President Obama ann
More than $1Billion in Initiatives to advance clean energy technologies
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 2 minutes ago
This is a news release from the U.S. Department of Energy. President Obama announced more than one billion dollars in Department of Energy (DOE) initiatives to drive innovation and accelerate the clean energy economy. As part of the President’s... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Asian stocks rise, Europe falls as global market rally fadesHONG KONG (AP) - World stock markets were uneven on Friday as a global rally dr
Asian stocks rise, Europe falls as global market rally fades
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 2 minutes ago
HONG KONG (AP) - World stock markets were uneven on Friday as a global rally driven by upbeat U.S. economic data faded. Markets are settling down after the tumult of the past two weeks, which saw Chinese stocks plunge, wiping out gains for the year,... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Asian stocks rise, Europe falls as global market rally fadesHONG KONG (AP) - World stock markets were uneven on Friday as a global rally dr
Asian stocks rise, Europe falls as global market rally fades
FOX Carolina / Posted 2 minutes ago
HONG KONG (AP) - World stock markets were uneven on Friday as a global rally driven by upbeat U.S. economic data faded. Markets are settling down after the tumult of the past two weeks, which saw Chinese stocks plunge, wiping out gains for the year,... Read more
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Daily Herald
US consumer spending up moderate 0.3 percent in JulyWASHINGTON -- U.S. consumers increased their spending by a moderate amount in J
US consumer spending up moderate 0.3 percent in July
Daily Herald / Posted 3 minutes ago
WASHINGTON -- U.S. consumers increased their spending by a moderate amount in July, while income growth was propelled by the largest jump in wages and salaries in eight months. The Commerce Department says spending rose 0.3 percent in July, helped... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Brazil's Rousseff faces growing impeachment threatRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corru
Brazil's Rousseff faces growing impeachment threat
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 3 minutes ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corruption scandal centered on her ruling party and approval ratings in the single digits weren't rough enough for Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, she's now faced with... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
If Obama rejects Keystone XL, don’t blame Ottawa: HarperStephen Harper offered a glimpse Thursday of how he might distance himself from
If Obama rejects Keystone XL, don’t blame Ottawa: Harper
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 minutes ago
Stephen Harper offered a glimpse Thursday of how he might distance himself from the Obama administration’s long-awaited decision on the controversial Keystone XL pipeline: if it gets rejected, don’t blame Ottawa. Harper said U.S. President Barack... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Asian stocks rise, Europe falls as global market rally fadesHONG KONG (AP) - World stock markets were uneven on Friday as a global rally dr
Asian stocks rise, Europe falls as global market rally fades
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 4 minutes ago
HONG KONG (AP) - World stock markets were uneven on Friday as a global rally driven by upbeat U.S. economic data faded. Markets are settling down after the tumult of the past two weeks, which saw Chinese stocks plunge, wiping out gains for the year,... Read more
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ABC News
US Consumer Spending up Moderate 0.3 Percent in JulyU.S. consumers increased their spending by a moderate amount in July, while inc
US Consumer Spending up Moderate 0.3 Percent in July
ABC News / Posted 5 minutes ago
U.S. consumers increased their spending by a moderate amount in July, while income growth was propelled by the largest jump in wages and salaries in eight months. The Commerce Department says spending rose 0.3 percent in July, helped by a big jump... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
Obama to New Orleans: You inspire me“There’s something in you guys that is just irrepressible,” Obama told hundreds
Obama to New Orleans: You inspire me
The Gadsden Times / Posted 5 minutes ago
“There’s something in you guys that is just irrepressible,” Obama told hundreds of residents assembled at a bustling new community center in an area of the hard-hit Lower 9th Ward that was once under 17 feet of water. “The people of New Orleans... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Asian stocks rise, Europe falls as global market rally fadesHONG KONG (AP) - World stock markets were uneven on Friday as a global rally dr
Asian stocks rise, Europe falls as global market rally fades
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 6 minutes ago
HONG KONG (AP) - World stock markets were uneven on Friday as a global rally driven by upbeat U.S. economic data faded. Markets are settling down after the tumult of the past two weeks, which saw Chinese stocks plunge, wiping out gains for the year,... Read more
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iol.co.za
Dollar pares weekly gainsNew York - The dollar pared its weekly advance against the euro as European sto
Dollar pares weekly gains
iol.co.za / Posted 8 minutes ago
New York - The dollar pared its weekly advance against the euro as European stocks and US equity-index futures failed to sustain a recovery from a worldwide selloff. Even with Friday’s drop, the greenback was higher versus all its Group-of-10 peers... Read more
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iol.co.za
Samsonite squeezes suppliersREUTERSSamsonite luggages are displayed in this file image by Reuters/Tyrone Si
Samsonite squeezes suppliers
iol.co.za / Posted 8 minutes ago
REUTERSSamsonite luggages are displayed in this file image by Reuters/Tyrone Siu. Hong Kong - Count Samsonite International among those seeking to take advantage of the weaker yuan. The world’s largest luggage maker, which farms out about 70... Read more
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iol.co.za
Atlas’ Bob Diamind gets a scoldingLondon - Robert Diamond, whose Atlas Mara has plunged 48 percent since going pu
Atlas’ Bob Diamind gets a scolding
iol.co.za / Posted 8 minutes ago
London - Robert Diamond, whose Atlas Mara has plunged 48 percent since going public in 2013, was scolded by investors for failing to buy back shares that are trading at less than book value. “I would like to see less dialog and optimism and more... Read more
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iol.co.za
Gold falls on US dataLondon - Gold headed for the biggest weekly drop in more than a month as invest
Gold falls on US data
iol.co.za / Posted 8 minutes ago
London - Gold headed for the biggest weekly drop in more than a month as investors waited on economic data next week for guidance on when the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates. Bullion added 0.2 percent in London on Friday after falling the... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Brazil's Rousseff faces growing impeachment threatRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corru
Brazil's Rousseff faces growing impeachment threat
KXXV Waco / Posted 10 minutes ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corruption scandal centered on her ruling party and approval ratings in the single digits weren't rough enough for Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, she's now faced with... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Asian stocks rise, Europe falls as global market rally fadesHONG KONG (AP) - World stock markets were uneven on Friday as a global rally dr
Asian stocks rise, Europe falls as global market rally fades
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 10 minutes ago
HONG KONG (AP) - World stock markets were uneven on Friday as a global rally driven by upbeat U.S. economic data faded. Markets are settling down after the tumult of the past two weeks, which saw Chinese stocks plunge, wiping out gains for the year,... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Holyrood message By Stuart McMillan MSPWe will find out what bills the Scottish Government want to bring forward in wh
Holyrood message By Stuart McMillan MSP
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 13 minutes ago
We will find out what bills the Scottish Government want to bring forward in what will be an exciting time ahead. I would like to congratulate CalMac on becoming the first ferry company in the UK and first major transport firm in Scotland to be... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Investors to Flood ZimAn announcement by President Mugabe on Tuesday that Government would introduce
Investors to Flood Zim
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 minutes ago
An announcement by President Mugabe on Tuesday that Government would introduce laws that attract investment should see Chinese investors flocking to Harare, outgoing Chinese Ambassador to Zimbabwe Mr Lin Lin has said. President Mugabe made the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Igbo Group Condemns Suspension of Work On Second Niger BridgeBy Ugo Aliogo and Tijani Musa An Igbo group, Aka Ikenga, has expressed displea
Igbo Group Condemns Suspension of Work On Second Niger Bridge
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 minutes ago
By Ugo Aliogo and Tijani Musa An Igbo group, Aka Ikenga, has expressed displeasure over the suspension of work on the second Niger Bridge, describing it as an unpleasant development which does not promote the economic interest of the people in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
"We Laud Your Vision for Seychelles and Your Efforts to Revitalize Its Growth and Development"The President of the Republic of India, Mr. Pranab Mukherjee has praised Seyche
"We Laud Your Vision for Seychelles and Your Efforts to Revitalize Its Growth and Development"
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 minutes ago
The President of the Republic of India, Mr. Pranab Mukherjee has praised Seychelles' economic growth and development during a banquet held in honour of President James Michel at the Presidential Palace, Rashtrapati Bhavan. "Mr. President, we laud... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Abuja Chamber Wants Buhari to Prioritise SMEs DevtAbuja — The Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry Ltd. (ABUCCI), has enjoined
Abuja Chamber Wants Buhari to Prioritise SMEs Devt
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 minutes ago
Abuja — The Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry Ltd. (ABUCCI), has enjoined President Muhammadu Buhari to make the development of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) sector, a top priority in his government policies. The President of the Chamber,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Advancing Socio-Economic Development Through Okowa's Smart InitiativesCONTINUED FROM YESTERDAY In this respect Okowa said: "During my tenure as gove
Advancing Socio-Economic Development Through Okowa's Smart Initiatives
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 minutes ago
CONTINUED FROM YESTERDAY In this respect Okowa said: "During my tenure as governor, at least, one city or urban settlement in each of the 10 federal constituencies will be designated for comprehensive renewal." In doing this, the governor-elect... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Law, Justice and National DevelopmentTHE notion of justice derives from natural law and right reason. In the human c
The Law, Justice and National Development
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 minutes ago
THE notion of justice derives from natural law and right reason. In the human consciousness, it belongs to ethics, to morality, and to good conscience. Justice derives from the recognition of the common humanity and therefore equal dignity, sanctity... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Karamoja Gets Shs 48 Billion Drought FundTo bolster resilience in perennially dry Karamoja region, Uganda, Germany and t
Karamoja Gets Shs 48 Billion Drought Fund
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 minutes ago
To bolster resilience in perennially dry Karamoja region, Uganda, Germany and the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (Igad), have signed an agreement that creates a drought fund. The Uganda-German-Igad Drought Resilience Initiative... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigerian Ambassador to U.S., Adefuye Is DeadWashington D.C. — Foremost diplomat and Nigerian Ambassador to the United State
Nigerian Ambassador to U.S., Adefuye Is Dead
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 minutes ago
Washington D.C. — Foremost diplomat and Nigerian Ambassador to the United States of America, Prof. Adebowale Ibidapo Adefuye is dead. He died on Thursday after suffering a seizure while being driven by his chauffeur in Washington D.C., the U.S.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Here Is the Absurdity of Crime PreventersSomething rather ominous has been going on, and many Ugandans are getting appre
Here Is the Absurdity of Crime Preventers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 minutes ago
Something rather ominous has been going on, and many Ugandans are getting apprehensive. We have people undergoing military training in the name of 'crime prevention'. Initially, we were told that this is a project under the 'community policing'... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fitch - Nigerian Banks Heading Into StormsFitch Rating has warned that Nigerian banks are heading into financial and oper
Fitch - Nigerian Banks Heading Into Storms
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 minutes ago
Fitch Rating has warned that Nigerian banks are heading into financial and operational storms in view of what it called the increasingly difficult conditions under which they are operating. It made it clear that the difficult times are likely to... Read more
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FOX 6 News Birmingham
Asian stocks rise, Europe falls as global market rally fadesHONG KONG (AP) - World stock markets were uneven on Friday as a global rally dr
Asian stocks rise, Europe falls as global market rally fades
FOX 6 News Birmingham / Posted 14 minutes ago
HONG KONG (AP) - World stock markets were uneven on Friday as a global rally driven by upbeat U.S. economic data faded. Markets are settling down after the tumult of the past two weeks, which saw Chinese stocks plunge, wiping out gains for the year,... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Asian stocks rise, Europe falls as global market rally fadesHONG KONG (AP) - World stock markets were uneven on Friday as a global rally dr
Asian stocks rise, Europe falls as global market rally fades
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 14 minutes ago
HONG KONG (AP) - World stock markets were uneven on Friday as a global rally driven by upbeat U.S. economic data faded. Markets are settling down after the tumult of the past two weeks, which saw Chinese stocks plunge, wiping out gains for the year,... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Asian stocks rise, Europe falls as global market rally fadesHONG KONG (AP) - World stock markets were uneven on Friday as a global rally dr
Asian stocks rise, Europe falls as global market rally fades
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 14 minutes ago
HONG KONG (AP) - World stock markets were uneven on Friday as a global rally driven by upbeat U.S. economic data faded. Markets are settling down after the tumult of the past two weeks, which saw Chinese stocks plunge, wiping out gains for the year,... Read more
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FOX 6 News Birmingham
Brazil's Rousseff faces growing impeachment threatRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corru
Brazil's Rousseff faces growing impeachment threat
FOX 6 News Birmingham / Posted 14 minutes ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corruption scandal centered on her ruling party and approval ratings in the single digits weren't rough enough for Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, she's now faced with... Read more
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Yahoo News
Anchor's shock at live TV slayings shifts to poise, strengthROANOKE, Va. (AP) — The wide-eyed, open-mouthed look of shock on the face of WD
Anchor's shock at live TV slayings shifts to poise, strength
Yahoo News / Posted 14 minutes ago
ROANOKE, Va. (AP) — The wide-eyed, open-mouthed look of shock on the face of WDBJ-TV anchor Kim McBroom was seen worldwide after her two co-workers were fatally shot on live television. But as her grieving newsroom went back to work, and she showed... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Asian stocks rise, Europe falls as global market rally fadesHONG KONG (AP) - World stock markets were uneven on Friday as a global rally dr
Asian stocks rise, Europe falls as global market rally fades
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 14 minutes ago
HONG KONG (AP) - World stock markets were uneven on Friday as a global rally driven by upbeat U.S. economic data faded. Markets are settling down after the tumult of the past two weeks, which saw Chinese stocks plunge, wiping out gains for the year,... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Asian stocks rise, Europe falls as global market rally fadesHONG KONG (AP) - World stock markets were uneven on Friday as a global rally dr
Asian stocks rise, Europe falls as global market rally fades
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 15 minutes ago
HONG KONG (AP) - World stock markets were uneven on Friday as a global rally driven by upbeat U.S. economic data faded. Markets are settling down after the tumult of the past two weeks, which saw Chinese stocks plunge, wiping out gains for the year,... Read more
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Reuters
Appalachian coal country wants Republican nod for federal aidWASHINGTON A small but growing number of Appalachian coal communities are urgin
Appalachian coal country wants Republican nod for federal aid
Reuters / Posted 16 minutes ago
WASHINGTON A small but growing number of Appalachian coal communities are urging Republicans in Congress to support a proposed $1 billion federal aid program from the Obama administration to save local economies ravaged by the decline of the coal... Read more
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Reuters
Stock futures fall after two-day market rallyTraders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shortly before the clo
Stock futures fall after two-day market rally
Reuters / Posted 16 minutes ago
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shortly before the closing bell in New York August 27, 2015. U.S. stock index futures fell on Friday, after a two-day market rally, suggesting nervousness heading into the weekend after a... Read more
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SUR in English
Going it alone. Surinenglish.comEconomics will not only prove decisive in Spain’s year-end general election, du
Going it alone. Surinenglish.com
SUR in English / Posted 17 minutes ago
Economics will not only prove decisive in Spain’s year-end general election, due to be held in November; they are also emerging as a crucial factor in the country’s most important regional election. Catalonia’s parliamentary election on September... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
India's river waters cleanse spirits at Hindu festivalNASIK, India (AP) - It's just water. But to the millions of Hindus expected at
India's river waters cleanse spirits at Hindu festival
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 17 minutes ago
NASIK, India (AP) - It's just water. But to the millions of Hindus expected at the Kumbh Mela festival, held this year along the Godavari, touching that water is reverential. It's a way to cleanse themselves of sin, to come close to God, to immerse... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Asian stocks rise, Europe falls as global market rally fadesHONG KONG (AP) - World stock markets were uneven on Friday as a global rally dr
Asian stocks rise, Europe falls as global market rally fades
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 18 minutes ago
HONG KONG (AP) - World stock markets were uneven on Friday as a global rally driven by upbeat U.S. economic data faded. Markets are settling down after the tumult of the past two weeks, which saw Chinese stocks plunge, wiping out gains for the year,... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
U.S. behind the curve on CubaTo the editor: Well, if you are waiting for Congress to lift the embargo or wa
U.S. behind the curve on Cuba
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 19 minutes ago
To the editor: Well, if you are waiting for Congress to lift the embargo or waiting to travel to Cuba, it seems you will have to wait. Congress will not lift the embargo fully. It will not repeal the Cuban Liberty Democracy Solidarity Act... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
75th percentile: Compensation benchmark draws debateBy VALARIE?HARRING As the Cape Coral City Council readies for public hearings
75th percentile: Compensation benchmark draws debate
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 19 minutes ago
By VALARIE?HARRING As the Cape Coral City Council readies for public hearings in September on its proposed 2016 budget, the elected board continues to wrangle with a wage "benchmark" proposed by the city's administration. Saying the city needs to... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Transparency is in the eye of the beholderTo the editor: The Aug. 21 Breeze carried a polemic over the signature of City
Transparency is in the eye of the beholder
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 19 minutes ago
To the editor: The Aug. 21 Breeze carried a polemic over the signature of City Manager John Szerlag. The thrust of his effort was to establish that the prior Breeze editorial "Council must take control of wage goal" was factually infirm and that... Read more
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TheStreet.com
China Shares Jump in Last Hour of Trading, Dow has Wild Ride Chinese stocks jump again with the late rally that sent the Shanghai Composit
China Shares Jump in Last Hour of Trading, Dow has Wild Ride
TheStreet.com / Posted 21 minutes ago
Chinese stocks jump again with the late rally that sent the Shanghai Composite Index up 5%. Analysts say next week will be critical for China with lots of economic data scheduled to be... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
India's river waters cleanse spirits at Hindu festivalNASIK, India (AP) - It's just water. But to the millions of Hindus expected at
India's river waters cleanse spirits at Hindu festival
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 21 minutes ago
NASIK, India (AP) - It's just water. But to the millions of Hindus expected at the Kumbh Mela festival, held this year along the Godavari, touching that water is reverential. It's a way to cleanse themselves of sin, to come close to God, to immerse... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Obama 'Inspired' By People Of New OrleansNEW ORLEANS (AP) – Visiting residents on tidy porch stoops and sampling the fri
Obama 'Inspired' By People Of New Orleans
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 22 minutes ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) – Visiting residents on tidy porch stoops and sampling the fried chicken at a corner restaurant, President Barack Obama held out the people of New Orleans on Thursday as an extraordinary example of renewal and resilience 10 years... Read more
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walesonline
Swansea's Liberty Stadium has put the city on the world stage says a report by developers Keepmoat Liberty Stadium came at perfect time, say expertsEntitled Moving the Goalposts, the report is the first in a series planned by K
Swansea's Liberty Stadium has put the city on the world stage says a report by developers Keepmoat Liberty Stadium came at perfect time, say experts
walesonline / Posted 22 minutes ago
Entitled Moving the Goalposts, the report is the first in a series planned by Keepmoat and examines the economic and community effects of The Liberty, shared with the Ospreys, (cost £27m, completed in 2005), Stoke City’s Britannia Stadium (£14.7m,... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Governor Jindal and Bell Helicopter CEO John Garrison Highlight Completion of Louisiana Helicopter Assembly FacilityLAFAYETTE, La. — Today, Gov. Bobby Jindal and Bell Helicopter CEO John Garrison
Governor Jindal and Bell Helicopter CEO John Garrison Highlight Completion of Louisiana Helicopter Assembly Facility
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 24 minutes ago
LAFAYETTE, La. — Today, Gov. Bobby Jindal and Bell Helicopter CEO John Garrison highlighted the completion of the company’s Lafayette Aircraft Assembly Center, where Bell Helicopter plans to begin commercial production of the new Bell 505 Jet Ranger... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Asian stocks rise, Europe falls as global market rally fadesHONG KONG (AP) - World stock markets were uneven on Friday as a global rally dr
Asian stocks rise, Europe falls as global market rally fades
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 25 minutes ago
HONG KONG (AP) - World stock markets were uneven on Friday as a global rally driven by upbeat U.S. economic data faded. Markets are settling down after the tumult of the past two weeks, which saw Chinese stocks plunge, wiping out gains for the year,... Read more
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Business Insider
10 things you need to know before the opening bellChinese stocks soared. A late surge propelled the Shanghai Composite to a gain
10 things you need to know before the opening bell
Business Insider / Posted 25 minutes ago
Chinese stocks soared. A late surge propelled the Shanghai Composite to a gain of 4.8%. The index was up 1.9% heading into the final hour of trade before strong buying of small-cap names emerged. The Chinese government was most likely a factor in the... Read more
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