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The Globe and Mail
Three top stock picks from J. Zechner Associates’ John ZechnerJohn Zechner is chairman and founder, J. Zechner Associates. His focus is North
Three top stock picks from J. Zechner Associates’ John Zechner
The Globe and Mail / Posted 25 minutes ago
John Zechner is chairman and founder, J. Zechner Associates. His focus is North American large caps. Last purchase at US$700 Best combination of value and growth in the large technology universe. Remains well positioned to benefit from... Read more
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Business Insurance
Retirement security at top of wish lists for next presidentwill need to tackle two key issues when it comes to retirement,” said attorney
Retirement security at top of wish lists for next president
Business Insurance / Posted 46 minutes ago
will need to tackle two key issues when it comes to retirement,” said attorney Michael Kreps, a principal with Groom Law Group in Washington and a former Senate pension aide. “First, they need to do the hard work of implementing policies that... Read more
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WA Today
Dick Smith creditors vote to wind up retailerby the collapsed business. Administrator McGrathNicol will take over as liquid
Dick Smith creditors vote to wind up retailer
WA Today / Posted an hour ago
by the collapsed business. Administrator McGrathNicol will take over as liquidator of 10 companies within the Dick Smith group after creditors voted in favour of liquidation at a low-key meeting in central Sydney on Monday. The administrator's... Read more
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The Buffalo News
43North contest is down to 142 semi-finalistsprocess to make it more stringent and adding a modest entry fee in an effort to
43North contest is down to 142 semi-finalists
The Buffalo News / Posted an hour ago
process to make it more stringent and adding a modest entry fee in an effort to weed out less qualified applicants and focus the early review process on higher-quality candidates. 43North organizers said 37 percent of the semifinalists have... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Full text: Duterte's 2016 State of the Nation Addresscontinues to be confronted with internal security threats aggravated by the exi
Full text: Duterte's 2016 State of the Nation Address
Pilipino Star / Posted an hour ago
continues to be confronted with internal security threats aggravated by the existence and activities of the terrorist group Abu Sayyaf, the full force of the AFP will be applied to crush these criminals who operate under the guise of religious... Read more
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Canberra Times
Dick Smith creditors vote to wind up retailerby the collapsed business. Administrator McGrathNicol will take over as liquid
Dick Smith creditors vote to wind up retailer
Canberra Times / Posted an hour ago
by the collapsed business. Administrator McGrathNicol will take over as liquidator of 10 companies within the Dick Smith group after creditors voted in favour of liquidation at a low-key meeting in central Sydney on Monday. The administrator's... Read more
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Herald Sun
Training for a business-savvy futurea physical space for students to develop their skills. Mentone Girls’ Grammar
Training for a business-savvy future
Herald Sun / Posted an hour ago
a physical space for students to develop their skills. Mentone Girls’ Grammar principal Fran Reddan said the centre will focus on problem solving, business development, marketing and social enterprise, as well as industry contacts and practical... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
LAWA Announces New Appointmentsfor LAWA’s overall information technology vision, strategies and operations. As
LAWA Announces New Appointments
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted an hour ago
for LAWA’s overall information technology vision, strategies and operations. As LAWA’s top enterprise architect, he will focus on identifying and implementing innovative technologies and processes to change the airport environment and improve the... Read more
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The Columbian
Poor hydration is linked to obesity, study reportsdiscovered that those who did not consume enough water were more likely to be o
Poor hydration is linked to obesity, study reports
The Columbian / Posted 2 hours ago
discovered that those who did not consume enough water were more likely to be obese than hydrated adults. The thirsty group also had higher body mass index numbers than others. Drinking water — especially before meals — is a popular technique... Read more
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Providence Business News
Yahoo to sell web assets to Verizon for $4.8Bbut excludes some intellectual property which will be sold separately. Yahoo wi
Yahoo to sell web assets to Verizon for $4.8B
Providence Business News / Posted 2 hours ago
but excludes some intellectual property which will be sold separately. Yahoo will be left with its stakes in Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. and Yahoo Japan Corp., with a combined market value of about $40 billion. Verizon will add Yahoo web... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Hollywood M&A Value Hits Multi-Year High in First Halfwas dominated by the Comcast-NBCU deal. Other entertainment industry deals thi
Hollywood M&A Value Hits Multi-Year High in First Half
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 2 hours ago
was dominated by the Comcast-NBCU deal. Other entertainment industry deals this year have included Doha-based BeIN Media Group's acquisition of Miramax, TV station group Sinclair's $350 million deal for the Tennis Channel and Raine Group's $100... Read more
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York Daily Record
Student Ambassadors to Represent American Chemical Society at COP22 UN Climate Conference in Marrakech, MoroccoWhile at PLU she has spent time in Ecuador and Peru studying environmental lite
Student Ambassadors to Represent American Chemical Society at COP22 UN Climate Conference in Marrakech, Morocco
York Daily Record / Posted 2 hours ago
While at PLU she has spent time in Ecuador and Peru studying environmental literature, and a semester in Oaxaca, Mexico focused on social justice in contemporary Mexico. These experiences helped grow Maddie’s passion for environmental and social... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
PE to Get New Medical Schoolexisting portfolio of health sciences programmes in 10 different health profess
PE to Get New Medical School
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
existing portfolio of health sciences programmes in 10 different health professional categories. "We assembled an expert group, consulted widely with healthcare professionals, looked at international best practices and developed a 10-year Master... Read more
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Daily Mail
Verizon confirms buyout of struggling Yahoo for $4.83 BILLIONowner of a 35.5 per cent stake in Yahoo Japan, as well as its 15 per cent inter
Verizon confirms buyout of struggling Yahoo for $4.83 BILLION
Daily Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
owner of a 35.5 per cent stake in Yahoo Japan, as well as its 15 per cent interest in Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba Group. Yahoo, based in Sunnyvale, California has been in a long, deep slump. Stanford graduate students Jerry Yang and... Read more
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The Economic Times
Gas from seawater? Google’s idea factory, in search of profitsdecades, corporate giants like AT&T, IBM, Microsoft and Xerox have tried, in va
Gas from seawater? Google’s idea factory, in search of profits
The Economic Times / Posted 3 hours ago
decades, corporate giants like AT&T, IBM, Microsoft and Xerox have tried, in varying ways, to organize research-oriented groups in hopes of finding ways to cash in on emerging technologies before their competitors. Those efforts played a role in... Read more
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International Business Times
Aberdeen Asset Management reports almost £9bn of investor outflows following the Brexit vote Fund manager Aberdeen Asset Management said the slide in the value of the pound
Aberdeen Asset Management reports almost £9bn of investor outflows following the Brexit vote
International Business Times / Posted 4 hours ago
Fund manager Aberdeen Asset Management said the slide in the value of the pound after the Brexit vote helped boost its trading, despite £8.9bn ($11.7bn, €10.6bn) of net outflows during its third quarter. The firm said in a statement covering the... Read more
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Investors Chronicle
William Hill, Cohort, Ryanair & moredays after its chief executive James Henderson suddenly left the company, has b
William Hill, Cohort, Ryanair & more
Investors Chronicle / Posted 4 hours ago
days after its chief executive James Henderson suddenly left the company, has been approached by rivals 888 (888) and Rank Group (RNK). The duo have not made a formal offer, so details are scant, but they believe there is “significant industrial... Read more
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Business Wire
Strategic Agreement between Bancolombia and First Data: the Arrival of New Commerce Solutions for Colombian Business OwnersThe companies will focus on building commerce technology solutions for merchant
Strategic Agreement between Bancolombia and First Data: the Arrival of New Commerce Solutions for Colombian Business Owners
Business Wire / Posted 4 hours ago
The companies will focus on building commerce technology solutions for merchants and facilitating access to the banking system, offering advanced technology and secure, efficient transactions. First Data and Bancolombia will bring the latest payments... Read more
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Zero Hedge
US Futures Unchanged As Europe Stocks Rise; Strong Dollar Pressures Oilbe compelling” “You haven’t seen markets fall off a cliff” in the weeks after
US Futures Unchanged As Europe Stocks Rise; Strong Dollar Pressures Oil
Zero Hedge / Posted 5 hours ago
be compelling” “You haven’t seen markets fall off a cliff” in the weeks after Brexit, added Ben Kumar at Seven Investment Management. “You don’t have uncertain currency fluctuations, you don’t have uncertain monetary policy, you’re still getting... Read more
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CBC.ca
Ditching the dusty desk phone is an office game-changertop to bottom The move to a mobile workforce that doesn't chain workers to the
Ditching the dusty desk phone is an office game-changer
CBC.ca / Posted 5 hours ago
top to bottom The move to a mobile workforce that doesn't chain workers to their desks every day has helped the company focus on its customers, ATB says. CEO Dave Mowat and many other executives do the majority of their work on just a cellphone... Read more
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Reuters
William Hill gives frosty response to Rank and 888 approachBritish bookmaker William Hill (WMH.L) gave a frosty response to a proposed tak
William Hill gives frosty response to Rank and 888 approach
Reuters / Posted 5 hours ago
British bookmaker William Hill (WMH.L) gave a frosty response to a proposed takeover bid from 888 Holdings (888.L) and Rank Group (RNK.L) on Monday, saying it saw little merit in the merger. The group's shares jumped 11 percent after William Hill,... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Sterling drop boosts Aberdeen Asset Management despite net outflows The exchange rate had helped bolster the investment firm's performance Fund
Sterling drop boosts Aberdeen Asset Management despite net outflows
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 hours ago
The exchange rate had helped bolster the investment firm's performance Fund group Aberdeen Asset Management said the plunge in the value of the pound following the Brexit vote... Read more
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Perth Now
The rise and fall of the queen of TupperwareBeveridge let her down a year later when, addressing her vast ambition, he told
The rise and fall of the queen of Tupperware
Perth Now / Posted 6 hours ago
Beveridge let her down a year later when, addressing her vast ambition, he told her, “Don’t waste your time. [Upper] management is no place for a woman.” Afterwards, Wise had a response for Beveridge: “I’ll show him.” While Wise made waves... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Hemming Park managers look for more money, but council not ready to open their wallets much moreare all complaints heard by city officials. It’s been nearly two years since t
Hemming Park managers look for more money, but council not ready to open their wallets much more
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 6 hours ago
are all complaints heard by city officials. It’s been nearly two years since the city handed control of the park to the group, Friends of Hemming Park. In that time, the group has received $1.1 million from the city to support its efforts and... Read more
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The Irish Times
William Hill gives frosty response to Rank and 888 approachThe group’s shares jumped 11 per cent after William Hill, which is without a ch
William Hill gives frosty response to Rank and 888 approach
The Irish Times / Posted 6 hours ago
The group’s shares jumped 11 per cent after William Hill, which is without a chief executive and about to lose its market lead following a wave of industry consolidation, said it had received a preliminary approach from casino operator Rank and... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Dick Smith creditors vote to wind up retailerby the collapsed business. Administrator McGrathNicol will take over as liquid
Dick Smith creditors vote to wind up retailer
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 hours ago
by the collapsed business. Administrator McGrathNicol will take over as liquidator of 10 companies within the Dick Smith group after creditors voted in favour of liquidation at a low-key meeting in central Sydney on Monday. The administrator's... Read more
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The Age
Dick Smith creditors vote to wind up retailerby the collapsed business. Administrator McGrathNicol will take over as liquid
Dick Smith creditors vote to wind up retailer
The Age / Posted 6 hours ago
by the collapsed business. Administrator McGrathNicol will take over as liquidator of 10 companies within the Dick Smith group after creditors voted in favour of liquidation at a low-key meeting in central Sydney on Monday. The administrator's... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Dick Smith creditors vote to wind up retailerby the collapsed business. Administrator McGrathNicol will take over as liquid
Dick Smith creditors vote to wind up retailer
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 hours ago
by the collapsed business. Administrator McGrathNicol will take over as liquidator of 10 companies within the Dick Smith group after creditors voted in favour of liquidation at a low-key meeting in central Sydney on Monday. The administrator's... Read more
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iafrica.com
The lone wolf: Is SA a sitting duck?reality acknowledged by many security forces shows that the most valuable intel
The lone wolf: Is SA a sitting duck?
iafrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
reality acknowledged by many security forces shows that the most valuable intel, warnings, awareness, safety measures and management of radicalized behavior can happen within the community itself. The 'lone wolf' is not always a radicalised - with... Read more
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International Business Times
GlobalData posts modest half-year loss an operating loss of £845,000 (€1m; $1.1m) in the six months to 30 June period,
GlobalData posts modest half-year loss
International Business Times / Posted 8 hours ago
an operating loss of £845,000 (€1m; $1.1m) in the six months to 30 June period, mainly due to a £7.3m amortisation charge. Group revenues were up by two-thirds from the same period a year ago to £47.1m. "It has been an encouraging first half of... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Creditors put Dick Smith into liquidationby the collapsed business. Administrator McGrathNicol will take over as liquid
Creditors put Dick Smith into liquidation
Sky News Australia / Posted 9 hours ago
by the collapsed business. Administrator McGrathNicol will take over as liquidator of 10 companies within the Dick Smith group after creditors voted in favour of liquidation at a low-key meeting in central Sydney on Monday. Dick Smith creditors... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
New MetroParks policies address old grievancesand goslings by the park, an act that set off a wave of public outcry. The gees
New MetroParks policies address old grievances
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 10 hours ago
and goslings by the park, an act that set off a wave of public outcry. The geese killing spurred a small but dedicated group of wildlife advocates to pay closer attention to the park for the past two years. Representatives of that group – Save... Read more
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Sun Star
Power womansponsored by the Rotary Club of Cebu South where her father is a charter member
Power woman
Sun Star / Posted 13 hours ago
sponsored by the Rotary Club of Cebu South where her father is a charter member. For college, she took up BS in business management in the University of the Philippines-Cebu and in 2000, she went to the Asian Institute of Management for a post... Read more
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Market Watch
Brazil's deep recession shows signs of recoverySÃO PAULO -- As the world starts to focus on the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeir
Brazil's deep recession shows signs of recovery
Market Watch / Posted 14 hours ago
SÃO PAULO -- As the world starts to focus on the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, economists here say they see signs another megaevent is approaching: an end to Brazil's worst downturn since the Great Depression. Latin America's largest country... Read more
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New York Magazine
113 Journalists Surveyed on Why They’re So Despisedin power to platforms like Facebook that makes publishers' traffic reliant on f
113 Journalists Surveyed on Why They’re So Despised
New York Magazine / Posted 14 hours ago
in power to platforms like Facebook that makes publishers' traffic reliant on factors outside of their control. Myopic groupthink and echo chambers detached from outside reality. SEO-driven, metric-based model that values speed and page views... Read more
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CIO
Cancer Council CIO, Branko Ceran, talks transformation and change managementa financial services background, said he wanted to bring his 27+ years of exper
Cancer Council CIO, Branko Ceran, talks transformation and change management
CIO / Posted 15 hours ago
a financial services background, said he wanted to bring his 27+ years of experience in technology, projects and change management into the not-for-profit world, and to make a real difference. “Personally, my father passed away from cancer nine... Read more
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AdWeek
50 Creatives Whose Brilliant Ideas and Beautiful Craft Will Make You JealousAs they get the place up and running (General Mills is their first account), Ro
50 Creatives Whose Brilliant Ideas and Beautiful Craft Will Make You Jealous
AdWeek / Posted 15 hours ago
As they get the place up and running (General Mills is their first account), Robinson has a simple philosophy for creative management: "A little warmth and generosity can really help bring out maximum creativity in others. And it pays dividends—the... Read more
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heraldscotland
Banking results in the spotlight as Brexit fall-out remains hot topicBrexit was late into the quarter, we expect limited impact on results from the
Banking results in the spotlight as Brexit fall-out remains hot topic
heraldscotland / Posted 15 hours ago
Brexit was late into the quarter, we expect limited impact on results from the referendum decision. “Instead we think the focus will rest not on second quarter performance, but on management commentary for outlook of margin (sensitivity to lower... Read more
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heraldscotland
Trading PlacesSince joining the company in 2015 from the Mark Group, Graham has been responsi
Trading Places
heraldscotland / Posted 15 hours ago
Since joining the company in 2015 from the Mark Group, Graham has been responsible for increasing Absolute’s sales and marketing focus and for launching a number of new money-saving products. Commenting on the appointment Mark Newall, founding... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Dear America, this is how you became obsessed with guns— it was a project gunmakers had been working on since the 1980s, according to
Dear America, this is how you became obsessed with guns
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 16 hours ago
— it was a project gunmakers had been working on since the 1980s, according to research from the Violence Policy Center, a group campaigning for gun control: "The National Rifle Association helped stoke sales with a series of sensational... Read more
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The Economic Times
Here's why firms across sectors are hiring women in key finance leadership rolesfinance roles is still low. "There is a dearth of women in finance. Most of the
Here's why firms across sectors are hiring women in key finance leadership roles
The Economic Times / Posted 16 hours ago
finance roles is still low. "There is a dearth of women in finance. Most of the demand from companies is due to diversity focus," he said. Diversity is clearly a key result area now for companies. Coca-Cola's Sethi, who has been with the beverage... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"Champagne Supernova" - IceCap Asks What Happens When The Bond Bubble Finally Popsconcert goers, Noel saw a sea of 250,000 people strong. They ebbed and flowed a
"Champagne Supernova" - IceCap Asks What Happens When The Bond Bubble Finally Pops
Zero Hedge / Posted 17 hours ago
concert goers, Noel saw a sea of 250,000 people strong. They ebbed and flowed and sang together – all eyes and hearts were focused on the stage gifting Oasis the energy to make THE concert of the year. For Noel, it was total harmony and he loved... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Tottenham Premier League, ICC latest newswith us for this season. “I think at the end we came third, we play Champions
Tottenham Premier League, ICC latest news
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 17 hours ago
with us for this season. “I think at the end we came third, we play Champions League this season. As a young team, young group, if we can keep this together we are going to win prizes or compete with the big teams and that’s what we... Read more
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The Economic Times
HNIs, PE funds bet big on warehousing, logisticsRs 110 crore. In Chakan near Pune, Embassy Industrial Parks, which is a joint v
HNIs, PE funds bet big on warehousing, logistics
The Economic Times / Posted 19 hours ago
Rs 110 crore. In Chakan near Pune, Embassy Industrial Parks, which is a joint venture between Bengaluru-based Embassy group and PE firm Warburg Pincus, has just concluded a transaction to buy 52 acres of land for Rs 60-65 crore to build a 1.1... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dangote Donates Food Items to Abuja's DisplacedSecretary of Social Development Bolanle Irene Elegbede who represented the Mini
Dangote Donates Food Items to Abuja's Displaced
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
Secretary of Social Development Bolanle Irene Elegbede who represented the Minister commended the President of the Dangote Group Aliko Dangote and the Dangote Foundation for supporting the poor people in Abuja. The items delivered in Abuja... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Colts training camp preview: Linebackersthey’ve positioned themselves not only to challenge for the AFC South title, bu
Colts training camp preview: Linebackers
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 23 hours ago
they’ve positioned themselves not only to challenge for the AFC South title, but a possible run at Super Bowl 51. Today we focus on the linebackers. Projected starters: “Rush’’ Robert Mathis, “Strong’’ Erik Walden, “Will’’ Nate Irving, “Mike”... Read more
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The New Yorker
Hating Hillaryof Democrat, the answers are less than entirely satisfying. It’s true that she
Hating Hillary
The New Yorker / Posted yesterday
of Democrat, the answers are less than entirely satisfying. It’s true that she served on the board of a liberal advocacy group, the Children’s Defense Fund, but then many C.D.F. members regard the First Lady with heartfelt disappointment. It’s... Read more
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The Mercury News
East Bay lab creates clean water technologyis doing extraordinary work in the area of advancing the deployment of mobile c
East Bay lab creates clean water technology
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
is doing extraordinary work in the area of advancing the deployment of mobile clean water applications with their strategic focus on globalization of services," Green says. "After years of work, I am glad to be a part of an innovation launch that... Read more
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walesonline
The world of Welsh rugby according to Pontypridd RFCwe lost game. It was a tough way to lose the title at home at Sardis Road, goin
The world of Welsh rugby according to Pontypridd RFC
walesonline / Posted yesterday
we lost game. It was a tough way to lose the title at home at Sardis Road, going down 38-12. I think our players and our management had a long searching look at themselves after that fixture. We didn’t have the best season last season. It was a... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Bank of Ann Arbor purchase could signal future growthDetroit might also make sense, given the fast-growing tech community there and
Bank of Ann Arbor purchase could signal future growth
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted yesterday
Detroit might also make sense, given the fast-growing tech community there and the Bank of Ann Arbor's technology industry group, which finances tech and venture capital companies. "Longer term, everything is on the table for evaluation;' but for... Read more
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