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KECI Missoula
Debate: Reality Check team vets claimsThe Democratic candidates for president gathered in Milwaukee on Thursday for t
Debate: Reality Check team vets claims
KECI Missoula / Posted 2 minutes ago
The Democratic candidates for president gathered in Milwaukee on Thursday for their sixth debate, and CNN's Reality Check team spent the night putting their statements and assertions to the test. The team of reporters, researchers and editors across... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
GOP candidates devouring their ownThe most vociferous confrontation was between New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie an
GOP candidates devouring their own
The Gadsden Times / Posted 5 minutes ago
The most vociferous confrontation was between New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and Sen. Marco Rubio. Christie’s mission for the night seemed to be to destroy Rubio as a candidate. I had been a supporter of Christie until Saturday night’s debate, but... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Just Passing Through is a remarkable portrait of Canadian regionalismImagine an alternate universe where, in Donald Shebib’s acclaimed 1970 film Goi
Just Passing Through is a remarkable portrait of Canadian regionalism
The Globe and Mail / Posted 7 minutes ago
Imagine an alternate universe where, in Donald Shebib’s acclaimed 1970 film Goin’ Down the Road, leading man Joey’s suspicious Toronto relatives open their doors to the pair of bumbling Maritimers. With food in their bellies and a roof over their... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Debate: CNN's Reality Check team vets claimsThe Democratic candidates for president gathered in Milwaukee on Thursday for t
Debate: CNN's Reality Check team vets claims
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 10 minutes ago
The Democratic candidates for president gathered in Milwaukee on Thursday for their sixth debate, and CNN's Reality Check team spent the night putting their statements and assertions to the test. The team of reporters, researchers and editors across... Read more
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Yahoo News
Clinton Scrambles as Sanders Puts the Black Vote in Play Not so long ago, South Carolina and Nevada, with their large numbers of Afr
Clinton Scrambles as Sanders Puts the Black Vote in Play
Yahoo News / Posted 14 minutes ago
Not so long ago, South Carolina and Nevada, with their large numbers of African-American and Latino voters, were seen as Hillary... Read more
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dna
France President Francois Hollande reshuffles cabinet with eye on 2017 electionFrench President Francois Hollande on Thursday broadened his cabinet to include
France President Francois Hollande reshuffles cabinet with eye on 2017 election
dna / Posted 17 minutes ago
French President Francois Hollande on Thursday broadened his cabinet to include the heads of two smaller left-wing parties, looking beyond his Socialist party in a bid to improve his faltering chances of re-election in 2017. Dogged by deep... Read more
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dna
Global economic pressures pose risks to US economy: Janet YellenUS Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen cautioned on Thursday that global economi
Global economic pressures pose risks to US economy: Janet Yellen
dna / Posted 17 minutes ago
US Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen cautioned on Thursday that global economic pressures pose risks to the US economy but said it's too soon to know whether those risks are severe enough to alter the Fed's interest-rate policies. Yellen said the... Read more
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Breitbart
Sanders: ‘Real Unemployment Is Close to 10%’ Please enable Javascript to watch this video Sanders said, “I do believe tha
Sanders: ‘Real Unemployment Is Close to 10%’
Breitbart / Posted 20 minutes ago
Please enable Javascript to watch this video Sanders said, “I do believe that in the year 2016, we have to look in terms of public education, as colleges — as part of public education, making public... Read more
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Manning River Times
Financial markets are 'dropping their bundle': Reserve Bank boss Glenn StevensFinancial markets are "dropping their bundle" but it's unclear whether the vola
Financial markets are 'dropping their bundle': Reserve Bank boss Glenn Stevens
Manning River Times / Posted an hour ago
Financial markets are "dropping their bundle" but it's unclear whether the volatility will hurt the Australian economy, Glenn Stevens says. Financial markets are "dropping their bundle" but it's unclear whether the volatility will hurt the... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Financial markets are 'dropping their bundle': Reserve Bank boss Glenn StevensFinancial markets are "dropping their bundle" but it's unclear whether the vola
Financial markets are 'dropping their bundle': Reserve Bank boss Glenn Stevens
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted an hour ago
Financial markets are "dropping their bundle" but it's unclear whether the volatility will hurt the Australian economy, Glenn Stevens says. Financial markets are "dropping their bundle" but it's unclear whether the volatility will hurt the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Jacob Zuma announces sweeping reforms for South AfricaMired in his worst political and economic crisis since winning power in 2009, S
Jacob Zuma announces sweeping reforms for South Africa
The Globe and Mail / Posted an hour ago
Mired in his worst political and economic crisis since winning power in 2009, South African President Jacob Zuma has vowed to slash costs, get rid of state companies and make his government more friendly to business. Mr. Zuma, struggling to avoid a... Read more
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Kenosha News
Gateway unveils program to boost affordabilityRACINE —- Gateway Technical College, in a move to make education more affordabl
Gateway unveils program to boost affordability
Kenosha News / Posted an hour ago
RACINE —- Gateway Technical College, in a move to make education more affordable, introduced its Promise program to help students fill the financial gap between student loans and grants. Details of the Gateway Promise program were unveiled Thursday... Read more
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Breitbart
***Live Updates*** Bernie, Hillary Debate in Wisconsin; Moderator Donated to Clinton FoundationSanders, who tried his Ben & Jerry’s ice cream flavor on The View and ate boile
***Live Updates*** Bernie, Hillary Debate in Wisconsin; Moderator Donated to Clinton Foundation
Breitbart / Posted an hour ago
Sanders, who tried his Ben & Jerry’s ice cream flavor on The View and ate boiled peanuts and drank beer with Stephen Colbert, has been getting better at using popular culture to get his message out. One can only wonder if Sanders will make a Scandal... Read more
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The Washington Times
DONALD LAMBRO: Economy a slam dunk for RepublicansA menacing black cloud is looming over our economy that should make the 2016 pr
DONALD LAMBRO: Economy a slam dunk for Republicans
The Washington Times / Posted an hour ago
A menacing black cloud is looming over our economy that should make the 2016 presidential election a slam dunk for Republicans — depending on who the GOP nominates this summer. The U.S. economy slowed to a crawl in the last three months of 2015,... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Financial markets are 'dropping their bundle': Reserve Bank boss Glenn StevensFinancial markets are "dropping their bundle" but it's unclear whether the vola
Financial markets are 'dropping their bundle': Reserve Bank boss Glenn Stevens
Illawarra Mercury / Posted an hour ago
Financial markets are "dropping their bundle" but it's unclear whether the volatility will hurt the Australian economy, Glenn Stevens says. Financial markets are "dropping their bundle" but it's unclear whether the volatility will hurt the... Read more
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The Temasek Review
No Singaporean willing to work as maid? « Opinion « TR EMERITUSIt states that “An elderly Hungarian housekeeper was very blunt about why he so
No Singaporean willing to work as maid? « Opinion « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted an hour ago
It states that “An elderly Hungarian housekeeper was very blunt about why he sought work outside Hungary. He said that if he worked in his homeland, he would earn €350 (S$550) a month; on this cruise ship, he earns double that amount.” Comparing a... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Lawmakers push Scott appointee to prioritize jobless benefitsTALLAHASSEE — A $250 million economic development package championed by Gov. Ri
Lawmakers push Scott appointee to prioritize jobless benefits
The Tampa Tribune / Posted an hour ago
TALLAHASSEE — A $250 million economic development package championed by Gov. Rick Scott made its way out of a key Senate subcommittee Thursday, but not before the chairman made it clear he has objections to the troubled business-incentive and... Read more
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BBC News
Hollande says France in state of economic emergency - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
Hollande says France in state of economic emergency
BBC News / Posted 2 hours ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Hollande says France in state of economic... Read more
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BBC News
Eurozone unemployment lowest since September 2011 - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
Eurozone unemployment lowest since September 2011
BBC News / Posted 2 hours ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Eurozone unemployment lowest since September... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Assessing Yellen's warning that markets pose a threat to economyWhile far from definitive, evidence exists that equity prices hold clues to the
Assessing Yellen's warning that markets pose a threat to economy
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 hours ago
While far from definitive, evidence exists that equity prices hold clues to the economy, either portending or influencing future growth. A study by the research firm CXO Advisory Group in July 2014 found that changes in gross domestic product only... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Why the Fed shouldn't go negativeAnd so an unnatural, break-glass-in-case-of-emergency concept got a surprise he
Why the Fed shouldn't go negative
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 hours ago
And so an unnatural, break-glass-in-case-of-emergency concept got a surprise hearing Thursday on Capitol Hill: negative interest rates. With the U.S. economy stuck in weak growth mode but buffeted on many sides by real turmoil — China struggling,... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Middle income Americans aren't that worried about the choppy stock marketMany are worried about what the hemorrhaging stock market could mean going forw
Middle income Americans aren't that worried about the choppy stock market
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 hours ago
Many are worried about what the hemorrhaging stock market could mean going forward for the overall economy. But Deutsche Bank's Torsten Sløk argues that the negative wealth effect on the economy caused by investors freaking out about turbulence in... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Middle income Americans aren't that worried about the choppy stock marketMany are worried about what the hemorrhaging stock market could mean going forw
Middle income Americans aren't that worried about the choppy stock market
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 hours ago
Many are worried about what the hemorrhaging stock market could mean going forward for the overall economy. But Deutsche Bank's Torsten Sløk argues that the negative wealth effect on the economy caused by investors freaking out about turbulence in... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
California’s push for clean energy is paying offThis week, the U.S. Supreme Court made the unfortunate decision to temporarily
California’s push for clean energy is paying off
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 hours ago
This week, the U.S. Supreme Court made the unfortunate decision to temporarily block President Barack Obama’s clean-energy plan. Many of the arguments made against it have also been made against California’s clean-energy policies. The state’s new... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Middle income Americans aren't that worried about the choppy stock marketMany are worried about what the hemorrhaging stock market could mean going forw
Middle income Americans aren't that worried about the choppy stock market
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 hours ago
Many are worried about what the hemorrhaging stock market could mean going forward for the overall economy. But Deutsche Bank's Torsten Sløk argues that the negative wealth effect on the economy caused by investors freaking out about turbulence in... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Imperialism of lullaby – Anis H. Bajrektarevic Published: 12 February 2016 7:37 AM Economic downturn, recession of plans an
Imperialism of lullaby – Anis H. Bajrektarevic
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 3 hours ago
Published: 12 February 2016 7:37 AM Economic downturn, recession of plans and initiatives, euro crisis, Brexit and irredentism in the United Kingdom, Spain, Belgium, Denmark and Italy, lasting... Read more
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Raw Story
Here are 19 ways Bernie Sanders has stood up for civil and minority rightsOver the past few months, one lingering attack on Bernie Sanders’ candidacy for
Here are 19 ways Bernie Sanders has stood up for civil and minority rights
Raw Story / Posted 3 hours ago
Over the past few months, one lingering attack on Bernie Sanders’ candidacy for the Democratic nomination is his supposed indifference to racial justice and civil rights issues. But the truth is, Sanders has a 50-year history of standing up for... Read more
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DW
Calls for South Africa's Zuma to resign grow louder during national address |Opposition lawmakers delayed the start of South African President Jacob Zuma's
Calls for South Africa's Zuma to resign grow louder during national address |
DW / Posted 3 hours ago
Opposition lawmakers delayed the start of South African President Jacob Zuma's state of the nation address to parliament and then repeatedly interrupted the nationally broadcast speech, usually with calls of "pay back the money." The phrase has... Read more
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Slate
Hillary Clinton Needs a Better Message for Black VotersWho's winning, who's losing, and why. Blacks want more than someone who promis
Hillary Clinton Needs a Better Message for Black Voters
Slate / Posted 3 hours ago
Who's winning, who's losing, and why. Blacks want more than someone who promises to fight for them. As soon as the polls closed in New Hampshire, Hillary Clinton was aiming for the next two... Read more
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Rappler
S.Africa's Zuma vows economic revival in disrupted speechSTATE OF THE NATION. South African President Jacob Zuma (C) gives his sate of t
S.Africa's Zuma vows economic revival in disrupted speech
Rappler / Posted 3 hours ago
STATE OF THE NATION. South African President Jacob Zuma (C) gives his sate of the nation address in parliament Cape Town, South Africa 11 February 2016. Schalk Van Zuydam/EPA CAPE TOWN, South Africa – President Jacob Zuma on Thursday, February 11... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Finance news you need to know todayGoogle Vice President Tom Hutchinson, left, and President of Google Europe, Mid
Finance news you need to know today
The Courier Mail / Posted 4 hours ago
Google Vice President Tom Hutchinson, left, and President of Google Europe, Middle East and Africa, Matt Brittin, give evidence to the British government Commons Public Accounts Committee. Picture: AP HERE are eight things making news in business... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Francois Hollande adds Green party politicians to cabinet to counter unpopularityFrench President Francois Hollande, left, prepares to speak with journalist Gil
Francois Hollande adds Green party politicians to cabinet to counter unpopularity
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 hours ago
French President Francois Hollande, left, prepares to speak with journalist Gilles Bouleau, right, on French TV on Thursday. Photo: AP Paris: French President Francois Hollande appointed a former prime minister and several politicians from so-called... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Rates Monmouth County Improvement Authority, NJ's Revs 'AAA'; Outlook StableNEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has assigned an 'AAA' rating to the fo
Fitch Rates Monmouth County Improvement Authority, NJ's Revs 'AAA'; Outlook Stable
Business Wire / Posted 4 hours ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has assigned an 'AAA' rating to the following revenue bonds to be issued by Monmouth County Improvement Authority, New Jersey: --$38,995,000 governmental pooled loan revenue refunding bonds, series 2016. The... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Finance news you need to know today | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website Search
Finance news you need to know today
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 hours ago
| DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website Google Vice President Tom Hutchinson, left, and President of Google Europe, Middle East... Read more
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Perth Now
Finance news you need to know todayGoogle Vice President Tom Hutchinson, left, and President of Google Europe, Mid
Finance news you need to know today
Perth Now / Posted 4 hours ago
Google Vice President Tom Hutchinson, left, and President of Google Europe, Middle East and Africa, Matt Brittin, give evidence to the British government Commons Public Accounts Committee. Picture: AP HERE are eight things making news in business... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Are Egyptian people happy?“Making money is happiness; making other people happy is super-happiness” — Nob
Are Egyptian people happy?
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 4 hours ago
“Making money is happiness; making other people happy is super-happiness” — Nobel Peace Prize laureate Mohamed Yunus The wrinkles on the face of Atiyat, a 65-year-old maid, tell of a long life of hardship. But her smile immediately lights up her... Read more
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Fortune
These 6 Groups are Losing Grip on the American DreamEven as Wall Street is preparing for the next recession, many Americans are sti
These 6 Groups are Losing Grip on the American Dream
Fortune / Posted 4 hours ago
Even as Wall Street is preparing for the next recession, many Americans are still reeling from the effects of the last one. The magnitude of this problem is underscored by new research published Thursday by Trulia Data Scientist Mark Uh, called... Read more
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EuroNews
France’s Hollande reshuffles government with an eye on 2017 pollFrance’s former prime minister Jean-Marc Ayrault is now back at Francois Hollan
France’s Hollande reshuffles government with an eye on 2017 poll
EuroNews / Posted 4 hours ago
France’s former prime minister Jean-Marc Ayrault is now back at Francois Hollande’s side in a new role. Ayrault replaces Laurent Fabius as Foreign Minister. An Hollande loyalist and fluent German speaker, Ayrault is seen as a safe pair of... Read more
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Salon.com
Business HighlightsYellen: Too early to determine impact of global developments WASHINGTON (AP) —
Business Highlights
Salon.com / Posted 4 hours ago
Yellen: Too early to determine impact of global developments WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen cautioned Thursday that global economic pressures pose risks to the U.S. economy but said it’s too soon to know whether those risks are... Read more
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Northern Star
Inflation fine as markets elsewhere lose confidenceWESTPAC-MI consumer inflation expectations were unchanged at an annual pace of
Inflation fine as markets elsewhere lose confidence
Northern Star / Posted 5 hours ago
WESTPAC-MI consumer inflation expectations were unchanged at an annual pace of 3.6% in February, indicating that inflation expectations remain well contained. Share markets took a turn for the worse overnight as the Fed reiterated its desire to... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Inflation fine as markets elsewhere lose confidenceWESTPAC-MI consumer inflation expectations were unchanged at an annual pace of
Inflation fine as markets elsewhere lose confidence
The Daily Mercury / Posted 5 hours ago
WESTPAC-MI consumer inflation expectations were unchanged at an annual pace of 3.6% in February, indicating that inflation expectations remain well contained. Share markets took a turn for the worse overnight as the Fed reiterated its desire to... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Obama urges "a better politics" during a visit to a historic spotON A freezing morning on February 10th 2007, Barack Obama declared his intentio
Obama urges "a better politics" during a visit to a historic spot
Namibia Economist / Posted 5 hours ago
ON A freezing morning on February 10th 2007, Barack Obama declared his intention to run for the presidency on the steps of the old state capitol in Illinois, the very place where Abraham Lincoln gave his “A House Divided " speech against slavery 150... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Inflation fine as markets elsewhere lose confidenceWESTPAC-MI consumer inflation expectations were unchanged at an annual pace of
Inflation fine as markets elsewhere lose confidence
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 5 hours ago
WESTPAC-MI consumer inflation expectations were unchanged at an annual pace of 3.6% in February, indicating that inflation expectations remain well contained. Share markets took a turn for the worse overnight as the Fed reiterated its desire to... Read more
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Queensland Times
Inflation fine as markets elsewhere lose confidenceWESTPAC-MI consumer inflation expectations were unchanged at an annual pace of
Inflation fine as markets elsewhere lose confidence
Queensland Times / Posted 5 hours ago
WESTPAC-MI consumer inflation expectations were unchanged at an annual pace of 3.6% in February, indicating that inflation expectations remain well contained. Share markets took a turn for the worse overnight as the Fed reiterated its desire to... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Want to do your taxes while wading through traffic? Use these tax apps for Android and iOSTaxes don’t have to be tough, though they do have to get done. Thankfully, we n
Want to do your taxes while wading through traffic? Use these tax apps for Android and iOS
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 5 hours ago
Taxes don’t have to be tough, though they do have to get done. Thankfully, we now live in a world where some of the most complex and intimidating tasks — ahem, filling out your 1040a — become far easier with the a little help from... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Inflation fine as markets elsewhere lose confidenceWESTPAC-MI consumer inflation expectations were unchanged at an annual pace of
Inflation fine as markets elsewhere lose confidence
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 5 hours ago
WESTPAC-MI consumer inflation expectations were unchanged at an annual pace of 3.6% in February, indicating that inflation expectations remain well contained. Share markets took a turn for the worse overnight as the Fed reiterated its desire to... Read more
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News Mail
Inflation fine as markets elsewhere lose confidenceWESTPAC-MI consumer inflation expectations were unchanged at an annual pace of
Inflation fine as markets elsewhere lose confidence
News Mail / Posted 5 hours ago
WESTPAC-MI consumer inflation expectations were unchanged at an annual pace of 3.6% in February, indicating that inflation expectations remain well contained. Share markets took a turn for the worse overnight as the Fed reiterated its desire to... Read more
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The Telegraph
Stakes high in Nevada for Hillary campaignLas Vegas, Feb. 11: The Democratic presidential caucuses in Nevada were suppose
Stakes high in Nevada for Hillary campaign
The Telegraph / Posted 5 hours ago
Las Vegas, Feb. 11: The Democratic presidential caucuses in Nevada were supposed to be an afterthought: lost in the shadows of high-profile battles in Iowa and New Hampshire, and fought in a state far off in the West where voters have a long, warm... Read more
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Morningstar
Dow, S&P 500 Post 5th Straight Loss, Dogged By Global Market TurmoilThe Dow and S&P 500 rang up their fifth losing day in a row Thursday, amid a gl
Dow, S&P 500 Post 5th Straight Loss, Dogged By Global Market Turmoil
Morningstar / Posted 5 hours ago
The Dow and S&P 500 rang up their fifth losing day in a row Thursday, amid a global rout in risk assets led by tumbling oil prices and losses in financial stocks. The main indexes tried to stage a comeback in late-afternoon trade, following... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
David Francey: Tales from the TrenchesIt's a cliche David Francey can't help but chuckle at: The worse things are, th
David Francey: Tales from the Trenches
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 5 hours ago
It's a cliche David Francey can't help but chuckle at: The worse things are, the better it is for folk singers. Recession. Unemployment. Political upheaval. They fuel the classic image of a folk singer huddled on a stool, reflecting society's woes... Read more
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