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IGN
Stern's Game of Thrones Pinball Machine AnnouncedStern Pinball Inc. has teased their upcoming Game of Thrones-themed pinball mac
Stern's Game of Thrones Pinball Machine Announced
IGN / Posted 8 minutes ago
Stern Pinball Inc. has teased their upcoming Game of Thrones-themed pinball machine which will be based on the HBO show. In the teaser released today via the Wall Street Journal a pinball rolls around the interactive map of Westeros seen in the... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Apple's Next iPhone -- What We Think We Know Ahead of Sept. 9Much of the speculation will go towards the iPhone, which accounted for 69% of
Apple's Next iPhone -- What We Think We Know Ahead of Sept. 9
TheStreet.com / Posted 10 minutes ago
Much of the speculation will go towards the iPhone, which accounted for 69% of the company's fiscal third-quarter revenue. Last quarter, Apple sold 61.2 million iPhones, increasing more than 40% year over year. The company is so confident in its new... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Daniel Borenstein: Public pension-spiking Bay Area fire chief faces big cut in $241,000-a-year payoutWhen Peter Nowicki retired in 2009, the then-50-year-old chief of the tiny Mora
Daniel Borenstein: Public pension-spiking Bay Area fire chief faces big cut in $241,000-a-year payout
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 10 minutes ago
When Peter Nowicki retired in 2009, the then-50-year-old chief of the tiny Moraga Orinda Fire District made national news by trading his $194,000 salary for a starting pension of $241,000 a year. Now the Contra Costa Employees' Retirement... Read more
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The Daily Review
Daniel Borenstein: Public pension-spiking Bay Area fire chief faces big cut in $241,000-a-year payoutWhen Peter Nowicki retired in 2009, the then-50-year-old chief of the tiny Mora
Daniel Borenstein: Public pension-spiking Bay Area fire chief faces big cut in $241,000-a-year payout
The Daily Review / Posted 12 minutes ago
When Peter Nowicki retired in 2009, the then-50-year-old chief of the tiny Moraga Orinda Fire District made national news by trading his $194,000 salary for a starting pension of $241,000 a year. Now the Contra Costa Employees' Retirement... Read more
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Morningstar
U.S. Adds 173,000 Jobs in AugustNonfarm payrolls rose a seasonally adjusted 173,000 in August, the Labor Depart
U.S. Adds 173,000 Jobs in August
Morningstar / Posted 24 minutes ago
Nonfarm payrolls rose a seasonally adjusted 173,000 in August, the Labor Department said Friday. Revisions showed employers added 14,000 more jobs in June and 30,000 more jobs in July than previously estimated. The unemployment rate, which comes... Read more
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San Jose Mercury News
Daniel Borenstein: Public pension-spiking Bay Area fire chief faces big cut in $241,000-a-year payoutWhen Peter Nowicki retired in 2009, the then-50-year-old chief of the tiny Mora
Daniel Borenstein: Public pension-spiking Bay Area fire chief faces big cut in $241,000-a-year payout
San Jose Mercury News / Posted 35 minutes ago
When Peter Nowicki retired in 2009, the then-50-year-old chief of the tiny Moraga Orinda Fire District made national news by trading his $194,000 salary for a starting pension of $241,000 a year. Now the Contra Costa Employees' Retirement... Read more
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Business Spectator
US jobless rate falls to 5.1% in AugustUS employment growth slowed in August, but the unemployment rate fell more than
US jobless rate falls to 5.1% in August
Business Spectator / Posted 37 minutes ago
US employment growth slowed in August, but the unemployment rate fell more than expected due to a smaller labour force. Nonfarm payrolls rose a seasonally adjusted 173,000 in August, the Labor Department said on Friday. Revisions showed employers... Read more
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Canberra Times
What's the future of crowdfunding?Leader: Jon Medved's site OurCrowd has described itself as "Kickstarter for ric
What's the future of crowdfunding?
Canberra Times / Posted 46 minutes ago
Leader: Jon Medved's site OurCrowd has described itself as "Kickstarter for rich people". Photo: Bloomberg Instead of taking pledges from individuals in return for a reward or service, such as the campaigns offered by Kickstarter and Pozible, equity... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Jobs Data is KeyNEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- U.S. stock index futures are notably lower this mornin
Jobs Data is Key
TheStreet.com / Posted an hour ago
NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- U.S. stock index futures are notably lower this morning, down around 1%, but all that really matters today is the August payrolls data that is set to hit the market at 8:30 a.m. Consensus is calling for 213,000 jobs added,... Read more
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Newser
Chinese Warships Didn't Just Come Close to the US Coast This Week. They Came Really, Really Close– Chinese warships weren't just exploring international waters when they ventur
Chinese Warships Didn't Just Come Close to the US Coast This Week. They Came Really, Really Close
Newser / Posted an hour ago
– Chinese warships weren't just exploring international waters when they ventured close to Alaska on Tuesday. The five ships came within 12 nautical miles of the coast, the Pentagon says, meaning they penetrated US territorial waters, reports the... Read more
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Newser
Unemployment in the US Hasn't Been This Low in 7 Years. Which Raises One Big Questions– Hiring was relatively weak in August, but the 173,000 jobs added by US employ
Unemployment in the US Hasn't Been This Low in 7 Years. Which Raises One Big Questions
Newser / Posted an hour ago
– Hiring was relatively weak in August, but the 173,000 jobs added by US employers were enough to bring the nation's unemployment rate down to its lowest level in seven years, reports AP. The Labor Department said today the rate dropped from 5.3% to... Read more
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Hope Star
This snarky essay seeks to put us grammar snobs in our placeEven as an officer in good standing of the Grammar Police Department, I can’t h
This snarky essay seeks to put us grammar snobs in our place
Hope Star / Posted an hour ago
Even as an officer in good standing of the Grammar Police Department, I can’t help but admire Oliver Kamm’s argument against the linguistic persnickettiness of people like me. This doesn’t mean that I’m suddenly going to give up the sport of finding... Read more
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Quartz
Forget Google Street View—here’s a cat’s street view - Quartz It was inevitable Hiroshima prefecture in Japan has created a Googl
Forget Google Street View—here’s a cat’s street view
Quartz / Posted 2 hours ago
- Quartz It was inevitable Hiroshima prefecture in Japan has created a Google-Street-Viewesque experience of its city of Onomichi—but, you... Read more
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Anwar Ibrahim Blog
Lagi tekanan antarabangsa untuk penjelasan ‘derma RM2.6 bilion’ Najib « Demi RakyatSeorang lagi aktivis anti-rasuah global memberi tekanan ke atas Perdana Menteri
Lagi tekanan antarabangsa untuk penjelasan ‘derma RM2.6 bilion’ Najib « Demi Rakyat
Anwar Ibrahim Blog / Posted 2 hours ago
Seorang lagi aktivis anti-rasuah global memberi tekanan ke atas Perdana Menteri Datuk Seri Najib Razak untuk berterus-terang mengenai derma RM2.6 bilion dalam akaun bank peribadinya, berkata “taktik melambat-lambatkan” yang digunakan untuk menghalang... Read more
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Profit Confidential
Technology Stocks: The 3 Most Anticipated IPOs of 2016It has been a great year for initial public offerings (IPOs). Companies such as
Technology Stocks: The 3 Most Anticipated IPOs of 2016
Profit Confidential / Posted 2 hours ago
It has been a great year for initial public offerings (IPOs). Companies such as Shake Shack Inc. (NYSE:SHAK), Fitbit Inc. (NYSE:FIT), and TransUnion (NYSE:TRU) enjoyed soaring share prices during their first day of trading. Despite the recent stock... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Japanese banks among bidders for GE's local finance unitREUTERS: Japanese banks are among bidders for General Electric Co's local comme
Japanese banks among bidders for GE's local finance unit
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 hours ago
REUTERS: Japanese banks are among bidders for General Electric Co's local commercial lending and leasing operation, sources told Reuters on Friday. Orix Corp and the leasing units of Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group Inc , Mitsubishi UFJ Financial... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Japanese banks among bidders for GE's local finance unitThe logo of General Electric is pictured at the 26th World Gas Conference in Pa
Japanese banks among bidders for GE's local finance unit
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 2 hours ago
The logo of General Electric is pictured at the 26th World Gas Conference in Paris, France, June 2, 2015. Japanese banks are among bidders for General Electric Co's (GE.N) local commercial lending and leasing operation, sources told Reuters on... Read more
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CNET
Firefox browser keeps crashinghttp://fortune.com/2015/09/01/google-chrome-flash-ads/Flash ads will be paused
Firefox browser keeps crashing
CNET / Posted 2 hours ago
http://fortune.com/2015/09/01/google-chrome-flash-ads/Flash ads will be paused by default, and advertisers just have to hope users will voluntarily decide to play them. Internet ads that use Adobe Flash will be blocked on Google Chrome as of... Read more
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Reuters
Japanese banks among bidders for GE's local finance unitThe logo of General Electric is pictured at the 26th World Gas Conference in Pa
Japanese banks among bidders for GE's local finance unit
Reuters / Posted 3 hours ago
The logo of General Electric is pictured at the 26th World Gas Conference in Paris, France, June 2, 2015. Japanese banks are among bidders for General Electric Co's (GE.N) local commercial lending and leasing operation, sources told Reuters on... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Sept. 4 Premarket BriefingNEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Here are 10 things you should know for Friday, Sept. 4:
Sept. 4 Premarket Briefing
TheStreet.com / Posted 3 hours ago
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Here are 10 things you should know for Friday, Sept. 4: 1. -- U.S. stock futures were losing ground on Friday ahead of a U.S. jobs report that could influence whether the Federal Reserve lifts interest rates later in... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Apple Rumor Tracker--What Will Be Revealed At The September 9 Event?The Apple rumor mill is hell-bent on ruining the surprise for all of us. Ahead
Apple Rumor Tracker--What Will Be Revealed At The September 9 Event?
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 3 hours ago
The Apple rumor mill is hell-bent on ruining the surprise for all of us. Ahead of a September 9 event, many details about Apple’s next iPhone and Apple TV have leaked to highly reliable sources. That’s not to say the products themselves are boring,... Read more
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Business Insider
Coke doesn't think it has a sugar problemCoca-Cola has this morning (4 September) launched a tactical ad push in the UK
Coke doesn't think it has a sugar problem
Business Insider / Posted 3 hours ago
Coca-Cola has this morning (4 September) launched a tactical ad push in the UK to highlight its range of low calorie and sugar free drinks just hours after Jamie Oliver released a documentary on his “absolute war” against sugar on Channel 4. The... Read more
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Morningstar
ASIA MARKETS: Losses Deepen For Asian Stocks As Chinese Markets Remain ClosedMarkets in Asia deepened their losses for the week on Friday, as worries about
ASIA MARKETS: Losses Deepen For Asian Stocks As Chinese Markets Remain Closed
Morningstar / Posted 3 hours ago
Markets in Asia deepened their losses for the week on Friday, as worries about an imminent rate increase by the U.S. Federal Reserve overshadowed the potential for stimulus by the European Central Bank. While traders got a break from the usual China... Read more
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Profit Confidential
Marc Faber: Gold and Silver Only Protection from ECB’s Quantitative EasingJust one day before the European Central Bank declared an expansion of their st
Marc Faber: Gold and Silver Only Protection from ECB’s Quantitative Easing
Profit Confidential / Posted 3 hours ago
Just one day before the European Central Bank declared an expansion of their stimulus program, Marc Faber was on Bloomberg TV arguing that rogue central banking will cause an economic collapse. He argued that “easy money” policies are dangerously... Read more
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International Business Times
Jessica Alba: The Honest Company hit with $5m lawsuit for falsely advertising natural productsThe brand prides itself on selling non-toxic household and beauty products. But
Jessica Alba: The Honest Company hit with $5m lawsuit for falsely advertising natural products
International Business Times / Posted 3 hours ago
The brand prides itself on selling non-toxic household and beauty products. But The Honest Company, which is part-owned by the actress Jessica Alba, has somewhat ironically been accused of being dishonest. An angry customer is said to be suing the... Read more
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Boston Herald
Parker: Trump-eting loudly from top of heapWASHINGTON — The Trump riddle continues to compel: How has he managed to succes
Parker: Trump-eting loudly from top of heap
Boston Herald / Posted 4 hours ago
WASHINGTON — The Trump riddle continues to compel: How has he managed to successfully execute such a mass deception? He’s by no definition a conservative, and yet he continues to plow ahead of all but the other least likely presidential nominee, Ben... Read more
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Market Watch
Did Robert Redford get it wrong on retirement?Actor Robert Redford may speak for a generation in his anti-retirement stance,
Did Robert Redford get it wrong on retirement?
Market Watch / Posted 4 hours ago
Actor Robert Redford may speak for a generation in his anti-retirement stance, telling The Wall Street Journal: “I think retirement can lead to death, and that’s not for me.” But is this advice wise? Redford’s peers echo his sentiments on not... Read more
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Market Watch
Technicians vs. analysts in a CNBC stock-picking slapdown: Who wins?CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (MarketWatch) — The age-old debate between technicians and fu
Technicians vs. analysts in a CNBC stock-picking slapdown: Who wins?
Market Watch / Posted 4 hours ago
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (MarketWatch) — The age-old debate between technicians and fundamental analysts appears to be on the verge of being answered. Over investment horizons ranging from one month to one year, top technicians come out well ahead of... Read more
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Market Watch
Losses deepen for Asian stocks as Chinese markets remain closedMarkets in Asia deepened their losses for the week on Friday, as worries about
Losses deepen for Asian stocks as Chinese markets remain closed
Market Watch / Posted 4 hours ago
Markets in Asia deepened their losses for the week on Friday, as worries about an imminent rate increase by the U.S. Federal Reserve overshadowed the potential for stimulus by the European Central Bank. While traders got a break from the usual China... Read more
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iol.co.za
What to expect from new iPhoneREUTERSOn September 9 Apple is expected to unveil a new iPhone 6s and an iPhone
What to expect from new iPhone
iol.co.za / Posted 4 hours ago
REUTERSOn September 9 Apple is expected to unveil a new iPhone 6s and an iPhone 6s Plus. With Apple's announced media event coming next Wednesday, speculation and fervor around the company's next products is kicking into high gear. And we're pretty... Read more
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FOX News
Chinese warships spotted off Alaska coast reportedly passed through US watersFive Chinese warships that were operating off the Alaska coast earlier this wee
Chinese warships spotted off Alaska coast reportedly passed through US waters
FOX News / Posted 5 hours ago
Five Chinese warships that were operating off the Alaska coast earlier this week reportedly entered U.S. territorial waters and came within 12 nautical miles of the coast, Pentagon officials told the Wall Street Journal early Friday. China’s Defense... Read more
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iol.co.za
Cats get their own street viewThe Hiroshima prefecture's cat's eye view street map lets users visit the best
Cats get their own street view
iol.co.za / Posted 5 hours ago
The Hiroshima prefecture's cat's eye view street map lets users visit the best known cats the Onomichi city. Google's street view is one of the best things born of the internet. And we all know that the internet was created to share cat pictures and... Read more
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Time
Japan Creates Google Street View Just for CatsGoogle’s most popular mapping features is now available for everyone’s favorite
Japan Creates Google Street View Just for Cats
Time / Posted 6 hours ago
Google’s most popular mapping features is now available for everyone’s favorite furry felines. Hiroshima’s tourism board reportedly created a Street View mapping application that’s positioned at the height of a cat, as reported by Vox and the Wall... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
EU migrant crisis: Father describes moment children slipped away as Cameron says UK will take Syrian refugeesIn towns across Turkey and in Lebanon the conversations overheard in cafes and
EU migrant crisis: Father describes moment children slipped away as Cameron says UK will take Syrian refugees
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 hours ago
In towns across Turkey and in Lebanon the conversations overheard in cafes and on the street is: how do we get out? How do we build a better life for our children? writes Ruth Sherlock, the Telegraph's US Editor and until very recently the Middle... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Bloviation doesn’t winOK, I�ll grant that the Rutland Herald has its flaws, as do all media outlets,
Bloviation doesn’t win
Rutland Herald / Posted 6 hours ago
OK, I�ll grant that the Rutland Herald has its flaws, as do all media outlets, print, Internet, radio and TV, but the rant leveled at this newspaper by Representative Terenzini, calling the very newspaper he asks to publish his letters a... Read more
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Market Watch
French consumer confidence stable in AugustPARIS--French consumer confidence was stable in August at a level below the lon
French consumer confidence stable in August
Market Watch / Posted 6 hours ago
PARIS--French consumer confidence was stable in August at a level below the long term average. Consumer confidence in the eurozone's second-largest economy was 93 in August, seven points below the long term average of 100, statistics agency Insee... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Tunku Aziz admits Putrajaya meddling in 1MDB probe Published: 4 September 2015 12:35 PM Tunku Abdul Aziz Tunku Ibrahim, who has
Tunku Aziz admits Putrajaya meddling in 1MDB probe
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 6 hours ago
Published: 4 September 2015 12:35 PM Tunku Abdul Aziz Tunku Ibrahim, who has defended Putrajaya's handling of the graft probe involving the prime minister, admits there has been government meddling... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Rupert Murdoch urges snap poll in AustraliaSYDNEY - Media mogul Rupert Murdoch has urged "snap" elections in Australia, de
Rupert Murdoch urges snap poll in Australia
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 hours ago
SYDNEY - Media mogul Rupert Murdoch has urged "snap" elections in Australia, describing the country as "almost ungovernable" due to the make-up of the Senate. Media mogul Rupert Murdoch attends a business leaders' conference in Sun Valley, Idaho, on... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Rupert Murdoch urges snap poll in Australia Published: 4 September 2015 12:39 PM Rupert Murdoch said Australia is 'almos
Rupert Murdoch urges snap poll in Australia
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 8 hours ago
Published: 4 September 2015 12:39 PM Rupert Murdoch said Australia is 'almost ungovernable' due to the make-up of the Senate. – Reuters pic, September 4, 2015.Media mogul Rupert Murdoch has urged "snap"... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Tunku Aziz admits Putrajaya meddling in 1MDB probe Published: 4 September 2015 12:35 PM Tunku Abdul Aziz Tunku Ibrahim, who has
Tunku Aziz admits Putrajaya meddling in 1MDB probe
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 8 hours ago
Published: 4 September 2015 12:35 PM Tunku Abdul Aziz Tunku Ibrahim, who has defended Putrajaya's handling of the graft probe involving the prime minister, admits there has been government meddling... Read more
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iol.co.za
What to expect from Apple’s new iPhoneREUTERSOn September 9 Apple is expected to unveil a new iPhone 6s and an iPhone
What to expect from Apple’s new iPhone
iol.co.za / Posted 8 hours ago
REUTERSOn September 9 Apple is expected to unveil a new iPhone 6s and an iPhone 6s Plus. With Apple's announced media event coming next Wednesday, speculation and fervor around the company's next products is kicking into high gear. And we're pretty... Read more
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Business Spectator
Moto 360, Gear S2: Running circles around the Apple Watch“Hey! Apple isn’t the only tech company that can make an attractive watch that
Moto 360, Gear S2: Running circles around the Apple Watch
Business Spectator / Posted 11 hours ago
“Hey! Apple isn’t the only tech company that can make an attractive watch that looks like a fashion accessory and not a Spy Kids prop! We can do it, too! See!” With circular screens and finer materials, the Moto 360 and Samsung Gear S2 look like... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Amid silence on RM2.6 billion donation, Bank Negara says it can only pass on information Bank Negara deputy governor Datuk Nor Shamsiah Mohd Yunus says the central ba
Amid silence on RM2.6 billion donation, Bank Negara says it can only pass on information
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 13 hours ago
Bank Negara deputy governor Datuk Nor Shamsiah Mohd Yunus says the central bank can only pass on information to other agencies to take action concerning money... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Malaysia, US in secret talks to ramp up China spying Published: 4 September 2015 7:50 AM Malaysia and the US are reportedly worki
Malaysia, US in secret talks to ramp up China spying
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 13 hours ago
Published: 4 September 2015 7:50 AM Malaysia and the US are reportedly working together in response to increased Chinese activity in the South China Sea. – Reuters pic, September 4, 2015.The US... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Democracy, Malaysia and Indonesia – Bawono Kumoro Published: 4 September 2015 7:21 AM In the past Indonesia ranked among the w
Democracy, Malaysia and Indonesia – Bawono Kumoro
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 14 hours ago
Published: 4 September 2015 7:21 AM In the past Indonesia ranked among the world’s authoritarian states, but now the nation has emerged as the third-largest democracy in the world and the biggest in... Read more
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Market Watch
How to manage retirement investments in a rising-interest-rate environmentHello, MarketWatchers. You’re invited to our event: If you’ll be in New York
How to manage retirement investments in a rising-interest-rate environment
Market Watch / Posted 15 hours ago
Hello, MarketWatchers. You’re invited to our event: If you’ll be in New York on Sept. 16, join us for cocktails and a discussion on what interest-rate hikes mean for those... Read more
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The Advocate
Leftovers: From fine dining to fast foodBaton Rouge is establishing itself as a food destination. Every day, more and m
Leftovers: From fine dining to fast food
The Advocate / Posted 16 hours ago
Baton Rouge is establishing itself as a food destination. Every day, more and more food news is cooking in the area. A weekly feature to Red, “Leftovers” is a roundup of the latest on the local food and restaurant scene. Cupcake Allie will open... Read more
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Financial Planning.com
IRS Inaction Affects Pension Plans in 2016Our daily roundup of retirement news your clients may be thinking about. The I
IRS Inaction Affects Pension Plans in 2016
Financial Planning.com / Posted 17 hours ago
Our daily roundup of retirement news your clients may be thinking about. The Internal Revenue Service has not yet adopted the updated assumptions on American's average life span, allowing companies with defined-benefit pension plans to incur at... Read more
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Business Spectator
Wall Street mixed ahead of jobs dataUS stocks' gains faded in the afternoon despite a strong rally in Europe, as in
Wall Street mixed ahead of jobs data
Business Spectator / Posted 17 hours ago
US stocks' gains faded in the afternoon despite a strong rally in Europe, as investors focussed on coming US employment data. At the closing bell, the Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 23 points, or 0.1 per cent, to 16,375, well off the day's high... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Jeld-Wen, once Oregon's largest private company, moves to North CarolinaIf Oregon's once-largest private company leaves the state and no one's around t
Jeld-Wen, once Oregon's largest private company, moves to North Carolina
OregonLive.com / Posted 17 hours ago
If Oregon's once-largest private company leaves the state and no one's around to hear it, does it make a sound? Jeld-Wen Inc., for decades a multinational window-and-door manufacturer based in Oregon, has quietly moved its global headquarters from... Read more
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