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Pilipino Star
BayanKo and the KatipunanThe leaders of federations and groups of marginalized sectors have signed the c
BayanKo and the Katipunan
Pilipino Star / Posted 22 hours ago
The leaders of federations and groups of marginalized sectors have signed the charter and by-laws of a new political party, Katipunan ng mga Manggagawa at Magsasaka ng Pilipinas or Union of Workers and Farmers of the Philippines. It will be... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
6th Review Under Sba Between Tunisia and IMF to Be Considered in SeptemberTunis, — The International Monetary Fund (IMF) Executive Board and the Tunisian
6th Review Under Sba Between Tunisia and IMF to Be Considered in September
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Tunis, — The International Monetary Fund (IMF) Executive Board and the Tunisian authorities will consider at the end of September a staff-level agreement on the Sixth Review under the Stand-By-Arrangement. "Upon completion of this review, SDR 214.87... Read more
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Gulf News
Prices of 188 innovative medicines to be reducedBy January 1, 2016, the prices of 188 innovative medicines will be reduced in a
Prices of 188 innovative medicines to be reduced
Gulf News / Posted yesterday
By January 1, 2016, the prices of 188 innovative medicines will be reduced in an attempt to bring prices on a par with other GCC countries By Suchitra Bajpai Chaudhary, Senior Reporter Dubai: The price of 188 innovative drugs being produced by 27... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Leadership policy changesFor 105 years, the Boy Scouts of America has played an important and significan
Leadership policy changes
Rutland Herald / Posted yesterday
For 105 years, the Boy Scouts of America has played an important and significant role in shaping the lives of its youth members by instilling in them the values found in the Scout Oath and Law. For those readers who are unfamiliar with the Oath and... Read more
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The Pratt Tribune
Silver Haired Legislature seeks to preserve funding Posted Aug. 29, 2015 at 12:01 AM Protecting state funding for the Senior Car
Silver Haired Legislature seeks to preserve funding
The Pratt Tribune / Posted yesterday
Posted Aug. 29, 2015 at 12:01 AM Protecting state funding for the Senior Care Act, increasing motor vehicle liability insurance and continued funding for Medicare, Medicaid and child services... Read more
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Charleston City Paper
North Central residents want city to allow short-term rentalsShort-term rentals are illegal in most parts of the city, but some homeowners a
North Central residents want city to allow short-term rentals
Charleston City Paper / Posted yesterday
Short-term rentals are illegal in most parts of the city, but some homeowners are risking fines by offering their homes up on sites like Airbnb anyway. Some residents of Charleston's North Central neighborhood are seeking an exception from the... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Local 34 Endorses 6 For AlderOne of the city’s most influential political campaign-backers has endorsed six
Local 34 Endorses 6 For Alder
New Haven Independent / Posted yesterday
One of the city’s most influential political campaign-backers has endorsed six candidates for alder—bypassing two of its own in the process. The endorsements were made by UNITE HERE Local 34, which represents Yale office and technical workers and... Read more
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Daily Herald
Stevenson High aiming for new world recordThose wacky do-gooders at Stevenson High School are at it again, raising money
Stevenson High aiming for new world record
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
Those wacky do-gooders at Stevenson High School are at it again, raising money for charity through their annual Spirit Fest while simultaneously trying to get into the Guinness Book of World Records with a kooky stunt. The sixth annual Spirt Fest is... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The decades-old tension threatening to rip Europe apartGermany’s reaction to the turmoil was twofold – a heightened belief in the impo
The decades-old tension threatening to rip Europe apart
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Germany’s reaction to the turmoil was twofold – a heightened belief in the importance of European integration and the birth of a new economic orthodoxy called ordoliberalism. This little-understood philosophy is often portrayed by critics of Germany... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
The Rapid and drivers union trade accusations on contract disputeGRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — A war of words between the executive board of the Interur
The Rapid and drivers union trade accusations on contract dispute
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — A war of words between the executive board of the Interurban Transit Partnership, called The Rapid, and the union that represents drivers and mechanics escalated on Thursday. The union issued a press release accusing the Rapid... Read more
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Business Insider
Dutch VC firm Van den Ende & Deitmers is rebranding and launching a new £78 million investment fundVan den Ende & Deitmers was started back in 2006 by Endemol founder Joop van de
Dutch VC firm Van den Ende & Deitmers is rebranding and launching a new £78 million investment fund
Business Insider / Posted 2 days ago
Van den Ende & Deitmers was started back in 2006 by Endemol founder Joop van den Ende and former member of Endemol’s Executive Board, Hubert Deitmers. Their new fund, under the new name, will focus "exclusively on providing growth capital to... Read more
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Daily FX
Euro, Pound Eyeing CPI and GDP Data to Shape Jackson Hole OutlookUS Dollar Down Overnight, Swiss Franc Higher on Upbeat 2Q GDP Figures Euro, Po
Euro, Pound Eyeing CPI and GDP Data to Shape Jackson Hole Outlook
Daily FX / Posted 2 days ago
US Dollar Down Overnight, Swiss Franc Higher on Upbeat 2Q GDP Figures Euro, Pound Eye German CPI and UK GDP Data to Shape Jackson Hole Bets The US Dollar corrected lower in overnight trade having rallied against most of the majors in the preceding... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Boards and investors have let the mining sector dig itself into a holeFor senior management at most of the mining firms, the same warning bells seeme
Boards and investors have let the mining sector dig itself into a hole
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
For senior management at most of the mining firms, the same warning bells seemed to fall on deaf ears. They continued to behave as if the boom times would last forever by engaging in expensive takeover deals that seemed to make no financial sense, or... Read more
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Asian journal
Outstanding Fil-Ams honored with Empowerment Awards at the 17th Fiesta in AmericaWhile education fuels man to strive even farther beyond and his objective inspi
Outstanding Fil-Ams honored with Empowerment Awards at the 17th Fiesta in America
Asian journal / Posted 2 days ago
While education fuels man to strive even farther beyond and his objective inspiringly motivates him to aspire for higher goals, it is society and the community where he lives that keeps him constantly driven to achieve gratification which eventually... Read more
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Crosscut
Announcing the nominees for Crosscut’s 3rd Annual Courage AwardsThe nominations are in! Last month, we asked you to tell us about the people in
Announcing the nominees for Crosscut’s 3rd Annual Courage Awards
Crosscut / Posted 2 days ago
The nominations are in! Last month, we asked you to tell us about the people in your community who are bravely standing up for what’s right, and pushing us all to think harder about how we can build a better future for our region. You... Read more
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Kewanee Star Courier
A new park in townCol. John M. Berrien didn’t want the town that sprang up along the railroad he
A new park in town
Kewanee Star Courier / Posted 2 days ago
Col. John M. Berrien didn’t want the town that sprang up along the railroad he engineered to be named for him.Now, more than a century and a half later, Berrien will be remembered with a new city park.At Monday’s meeting, the City Council voted to... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
Fast facts about Wadsworth High School Marching Band — The Medina County GazetteBand name: Wadsworth High School Marching Band Assistant director: Dana Albrec
Fast facts about Wadsworth High School Marching Band — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
Band name: Wadsworth High School Marching Band Assistant director: Dana Albrecht-Hire Percussion director: Ryun Louie Auxiliary instructors: Jessica Acord and Vanessa Lloyd Student teacher: Tabytha Walls Volunteers: Wadsworth Band Boosters... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Appointment to Road Controlling Authorities ForumFriday, 28 August 2015, 3:54 pmPress Release: Wairoa District CouncilAfter conv
Appointment to Road Controlling Authorities Forum
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
Friday, 28 August 2015, 3:54 pmPress Release: Wairoa District CouncilAfter convening a group of 12 rural and provincial Councils collaborating on land... Read more
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The Columbian
Clark County Republican Party to oppose BoldtThe Clark County Republican Party took its efforts to elect state Rep. Liz Pike
Clark County Republican Party to oppose Boldt
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
The Clark County Republican Party took its efforts to elect state Rep. Liz Pike, R-Camas, as chair of the Clark County councilors a step further at its Wednesday meeting by voting to oppose the election of the two chair candidates on the... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Executive Board Of Sag Harbor's PTSA Resigns WednesdayIn the midst of what could be called one big misunderstanding regarding Sag Har
Executive Board Of Sag Harbor's PTSA Resigns Wednesday
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 2 days ago
In the midst of what could be called one big misunderstanding regarding Sag Harbor’s annual homecoming, the executive board of the Sag Harbor Parent Teacher Student Association has resigned. At the center of the PTSA board’s decision was an... Read more
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Swissinfo
Jackson Hole Journal: Rajan, Kuroda Round Out Exclusive Roster(Bloomberg) -- It’s late August and for many of the world’s leading central ban
Jackson Hole Journal: Rajan, Kuroda Round Out Exclusive Roster
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
(Bloomberg) -- It’s late August and for many of the world’s leading central bankers, that means the start of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City’s Jackson Hole retreat in the Teton mountains of Wyoming. Fed Chair Janet Yellen and European... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
BCT Keeps Unchanged Key Interest RateTunis — The Executive Board of the Central Bank of Tunisia (BCT), Wednesday, de
BCT Keeps Unchanged Key Interest Rate
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Tunis — The Executive Board of the Central Bank of Tunisia (BCT), Wednesday, decided to leave unchanged the key interest rate. The Executive Board took stock of the recent developments in the international economic situation and reviewed the main... Read more
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NJ Biz
Response to 'Editorial: A Reminder that we need liquor license reform'It is (as it should be) always concerning when a well-informed person reads a o
Response to 'Editorial: A Reminder that we need liquor license reform'
NJ Biz / Posted 2 days ago
It is (as it should be) always concerning when a well-informed person reads a one sided story about some perceived flaw in our State’s regulated alcohol industry. The most common false perceptions attempt to manipulate public perception of how our... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China raises heat as central bankers head for annual gatheringWASHINGTON: Just as they thought they could begin moving away from crisis mode,
China raises heat as central bankers head for annual gathering
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON: Just as they thought they could begin moving away from crisis mode, China's turmoil has become a new threat to the world's top central bankers. The China crisis will be an ominous cloud over the annual gathering of US and foreign central... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
IMF Mission Concludes the 2015 Article IV Discussions and Announces Staff-Level Agreement With TunisiaPress Release No. 15/389 August 26, 2015 End-of-Mission press releases includ
IMF Mission Concludes the 2015 Article IV Discussions and Announces Staff-Level Agreement With Tunisia
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Press Release No. 15/389 August 26, 2015 End-of-Mission press releases include statements of IMF staff teams that convey preliminary findings after a visit to a country. The views expressed in this statement are those of the IMF staff and do not... Read more
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The Atlantic
How Lena Horne Escaped Hollywood's BlacklistShe was a goddess with a honey-sweet voice. “I remember once seeing her on a tr
How Lena Horne Escaped Hollywood's Blacklist
The Atlantic / Posted 2 days ago
She was a goddess with a honey-sweet voice. “I remember once seeing her on a train,” says the jazz scholar and author Stanley Crouch. “She had a luminous restrained presence that most superstars try to pretend they have. She really had it.” Over the... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Update on Halton domestic abuse service to be given to councillorsAN UPDATE on a service which helps support families in Halton who have experien
Update on Halton domestic abuse service to be given to councillors
Liverpool Echo / Posted 3 days ago
AN UPDATE on a service which helps support families in Halton who have experienced domestic abuse is to be delivered to councillors. Members of Halton Council’s children, young people and families policy and performance board will learn about... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
The euro is irreversible despite its faults - ECB's CoeureBenoit Coeure, member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank (ECB)
The euro is irreversible despite its faults - ECB's Coeure
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 3 days ago
Benoit Coeure, member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank (ECB), gestures during the session 'The Global Economic Outlook' in the Swiss mountain resort of Davos January 24, 2015. FRANKFURT The euro is an irreversible project even... Read more
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Reuters
The euro is irreversible despite its faults: ECB's CoeureThe famous euro sign landmark is pictured outside the former headquarters of th
The euro is irreversible despite its faults: ECB's Coeure
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
The famous euro sign landmark is pictured outside the former headquarters of the European Central Bank (ECB) in Frankfurt, Germany, July 17, 2015. FRANKFURT The euro is an irreversible project even though the people of Europe lack confidence in the... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Titan The Robot wows crowds at Widnes MarketA ROBOT which has appeared with some of the world’s biggest stars brought its u
Titan The Robot wows crowds at Widnes Market
Liverpool Echo / Posted 3 days ago
A ROBOT which has appeared with some of the world’s biggest stars brought its unique brand of entertainment to Widnes Market. Titan The Robot called into Widnes on Saturday, August 15. The robot has previously performed alongside pop stars Rihanna... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
The euro is irreversible despite its faults: ECB's CoeureFRANKFURT: The euro is an irreversible project even though the people of Europe
The euro is irreversible despite its faults: ECB's Coeure
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
FRANKFURT: The euro is an irreversible project even though the people of Europe lack confidence in the currency union's ability to deliver all promised benefits, European Central Bank executive board member Benoit Coeure said on Thursday. Greece,... Read more
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Swissinfo
UBS Advises Wealthy Clients to Sell Euro, Sees Drop to $1.05(Bloomberg) -- UBS Group AG, the world’s largest private bank, is advising its
UBS Advises Wealthy Clients to Sell Euro, Sees Drop to $1.05
Swissinfo / Posted 3 days ago
(Bloomberg) -- UBS Group AG, the world’s largest private bank, is advising its wealthy clients to sell the euro, saying a worsening inflation outlook has increased the risk of further quantitative easing in Europe. The single currency is set to... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
DUP 'whistleblower' back in Lagan Valley roleEx- Jenny Palmer has been reinstated onto the board of the Lagan Valley Region
DUP 'whistleblower' back in Lagan Valley role
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
Ex- Jenny Palmer has been reinstated onto the board of the Lagan Valley Regional Park A decision to remove ex-DUP whistleblower Jenny Palmer from a key council committee has been overturned. Following... Read more
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Pipestone County Star
Pipestone County Star, News, Sports, Obituaries, Businesses, Classifieds € Pipestone, MN 56164If a person buys a tank of gas anywhere in Pipestone, 59 percent of the gas tax
Pipestone County Star, News, Sports, Obituaries, Businesses, Classifieds € Pipestone, MN 56164
Pipestone County Star / Posted 3 days ago
If a person buys a tank of gas anywhere in Pipestone, 59 percent of the gas tax collected on that purchase goes to the state trunk highway fund, 29 percent goes to Pipestone County, and 9 percent goes to cities with populations of 5,000 and... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Bruising sell-off tests market faith in central banksLONDON A bruising 48-hour sell-off in global stocks driven by fears of slowing
Bruising sell-off tests market faith in central banks
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 3 days ago
LONDON A bruising 48-hour sell-off in global stocks driven by fears of slowing growth has rocked market confidence in central bankers' ability to fight deflation, restore economic health and keep a six-year-old bull run going. With the market mood... Read more
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The Tyee
Mike Little Harnesses North Shore Advantage in New Cross-Inlet RidingMike Little expects the national Conservative office to determine much of what
Mike Little Harnesses North Shore Advantage in New Cross-Inlet Riding
The Tyee / Posted 3 days ago
Mike Little expects the national Conservative office to determine much of what he does this election. Mike Little belies his name: at 6'4", he outsizes the other Burnaby North-Seymour candidates. But he's also soft-spoken, bespectacled and relaxed,... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Austin suit gets local interestA lawsuit filed this week by the city of Austin against the Travis Central Appr
Austin suit gets local interest
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
A lawsuit filed this week by the city of Austin against the Travis Central Appraisal District has gotten the attention of Denton County appraisers and others across the state. Austin’s lawsuit names individual commercial property owners in Austin... Read more
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The University Star
Q&A with Scott Gregson, Place 5 city council candidateSan Marcos City Council elections are quickly approaching. The University Star
Q&A with Scott Gregson, Place 5 city council candidate
The University Star / Posted 3 days ago
San Marcos City Council elections are quickly approaching. The University Star sat down with Place 5 candidate Scott Gregson to discuss his campaign. Born: August 9, 1956, Garrison, Texas Occupation: Downtown business owner Education: B.A. in... Read more
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Singapore Government Press Centre
SPEECH BY MR LIM HNG KIANG, MINISTER FOR TRADE AND INDUSTRY, AT THE OPENING CEREMONY OF LANXESS’ NEODYMIUM BUTADIENE RUBBER (“ND-BR”) PLANT, 27 AUGUST 2015, 10:45 AM AT THE JURONG ISLANDDr Steffen Koch, Acting Head of Mission of the German Embassy Mr Matthias Zach
SPEECH BY MR LIM HNG KIANG, MINISTER FOR TRADE AND INDUSTRY, AT THE OPENING CEREMONY OF LANXESS’ NEODYMIUM BUTADIENE RUBBER (“ND-BR”) PLANT, 27 AUGUST 2015, 10:45 AM AT THE JURONG ISLAND
Singapore Government Press Centre / Posted 3 days ago
Dr Steffen Koch, Acting Head of Mission of the German Embassy Mr Matthias Zachert, Chairman of the Executive Board of Lanxess AG Mr Jorge Nogueira, Head of the Tire and Specialty Rubbers Business Unit of Lanxess AG Distinguished guests, Ladies... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Despite Policy Allowing Gay Leaders, Mormon Church Keeps Ties With Boy ScoutsThe Mormon Church has decided keep its association with the Boy Scouts of Ameri
Despite Policy Allowing Gay Leaders, Mormon Church Keeps Ties With Boy Scouts
KPBS San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
The Mormon Church has decided keep its association with the Boy Scouts of America, despite the Scouts' decision last month to allow openly gay men and women to serve as troop leaders. "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is deeply... Read more
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SKY News Business RSS
Markets still gripped by China fearsUS shares have rallied strongly after a top Federal Reserve official hinted the
Markets still gripped by China fears
SKY News Business RSS / Posted 3 days ago
US shares have rallied strongly after a top Federal Reserve official hinted the bank would not raise interest rates, but there is little sign the global financial turbulence rooted in China's market meltdown is over. Even another rate cut by the... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Markets still gripped by China fearsUS shares have rallied strongly after a top Federal Reserve official hinted the
Markets still gripped by China fears
Sky News Australia / Posted 3 days ago
US shares have rallied strongly after a top Federal Reserve official hinted the bank would not raise interest rates, but there is little sign the global financial turbulence rooted in China's market meltdown is over. Even another rate cut by the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Wall St. rallies but markets still gripped by China fearsAugust 27th, 2015 07:19 AM A screen above the trading floor of the New York St
Wall St. rallies but markets still gripped by China fears
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
August 27th, 2015 07:19 AM A screen above the trading floor of the New York Stock Exchange shows the closing number for the Dow Jones industrial average, Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015. U.S. stocks closed sharply higher, giving the stock market its best... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Rapid drivers, mechanics storm out of board meeting during CEO pay raise discussionGRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Roughly 100 Rapid bus drivers and mechanics showed up at
Rapid drivers, mechanics storm out of board meeting during CEO pay raise discussion
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 3 days ago
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Roughly 100 Rapid bus drivers and mechanics showed up at a Wednesday evening executive board meeting amidst a labor dispute to change their pension plan to a completely different retirement plan. Tensions ran high at the... Read more
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The Christian Post
Mormons to Remain With Boy Scouts Despite Split on Gay LeadersMembers of the Boys Scouts of America prepare to march in a gay pride parade in
Mormons to Remain With Boy Scouts Despite Split on Gay Leaders
The Christian Post / Posted 3 days ago
Members of the Boys Scouts of America prepare to march in a gay pride parade in Salt Lake City, Utah, June 2, 2013. Both Mormons and members of the Boy Scouts marched with members of LGBT community and their supporters as part of the Utah Pride... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
B.C. Lions co-founder Victor Spencer passes away at the age of 90Victor Spencer, a co-founder of the B.C. Lions, has died at the age of 90. The
B.C. Lions co-founder Victor Spencer passes away at the age of 90
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Victor Spencer, a co-founder of the B.C. Lions, has died at the age of 90. The Lions announced Spencer’s death on their website Wednesday. Spencer, a Vancouver native, was part of the group that gained approval for the Lions to begin operations in... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Greenback gains as US durable goods bolster outlookThe dollar advanced 1.3 per cent to $US1.1365 per euro at 2.22pm in New York an
Greenback gains as US durable goods bolster outlook
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 days ago
The dollar advanced 1.3 per cent to $US1.1365 per euro at 2.22pm in New York and gained 0.7 per cent to 119.57 yen. Photo: Phil Carrick The US dollar rose for a second day after a report showing durable goods orders exceeded forecasts in July... Read more
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The Age
Greenback gains as US durable goods bolster outlookThe dollar advanced 1.3 per cent to $US1.1365 per euro at 2.22pm in New York an
Greenback gains as US durable goods bolster outlook
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
The dollar advanced 1.3 per cent to $US1.1365 per euro at 2.22pm in New York and gained 0.7 per cent to 119.57 yen. Photo: Phil Carrick The US dollar rose for a second day after a report showing durable goods orders exceeded forecasts in July... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Greenback gains as US durable goods bolster outlookThe dollar advanced 1.3 per cent to $US1.1365 per euro at 2.22pm in New York an
Greenback gains as US durable goods bolster outlook
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
The dollar advanced 1.3 per cent to $US1.1365 per euro at 2.22pm in New York and gained 0.7 per cent to 119.57 yen. Photo: Phil Carrick The US dollar rose for a second day after a report showing durable goods orders exceeded forecasts in July... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Bruising sell-off tests market faith in central banksLONDON: A bruising 48-hour sell-off in global stocks driven by fears of slowing
Bruising sell-off tests market faith in central banks
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
LONDON: A bruising 48-hour sell-off in global stocks driven by fears of slowing growth has rocked market confidence in central bankers' ability to fight deflation, restore economic health and keep a six-year-old bull run going. With the market mood... Read more
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