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Boston Globe
Green Line extension now to cost $900 million-plus, may be shorterBy Noah Bierman, Globe Staff The Green Line extension to Somerville and Medfor
Green Line extension now to cost $900 million-plus, may be shorter
Boston Globe / Posted a minute ago
By Noah Bierman, Globe Staff The Green Line extension to Somerville and Medford is getting more expensive and potentially shorter. Work on a $1.5 billion bus tunnel underneath Boston Common has been put on hold indefinitely. Seventeen highway... Read more
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Business Spectator
US consumer spending rose 0.3% in JulyUS households spent moderately in July amid a healthy rise in wages, suggesting
US consumer spending rose 0.3% in July
Business Spectator / Posted a minute ago
US households spent moderately in July amid a healthy rise in wages, suggesting the economy carried some momentum into the third quarter despite turbulence abroad. Personal spending, measuring how much Americans paid for everything from home rent to... Read more
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Business Spectator
UK growth confirmed at 0.7% in Q2Britain was confirmed on Friday as one of the fastest-growing western nations i
UK growth confirmed at 0.7% in Q2
Business Spectator / Posted a minute ago
Britain was confirmed on Friday as one of the fastest-growing western nations in the second quarter, a fresh sign of health for policy makers at the Bank of England to weigh against concerns about the global economy. The UK economy expanded 0.7 per... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Westpac refuses to ‘revisit’ closedownWESTPAC will “not be revisiting” its decision to close the Manilla instore bran
Westpac refuses to ‘revisit’ closedown
Northern Daily Leader / Posted a minute ago
WESTPAC will “not be revisiting” its decision to close the Manilla instore branch, despite strong protests from residents, including a petition with 570 signatures – representing almost a quarter of the population. WESTPAC will “not be revisiting”... Read more
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Northern Echo
Developer funds free trips for schoolchildrenSome £2,521 was raised at this year’s event, which included a barbecue and bar,
Developer funds free trips for schoolchildren
Northern Echo / Posted 3 minutes ago
Some £2,521 was raised at this year’s event, which included a barbecue and bar, fairground rides, beat the goalie competition and numerous stalls. Mulberry Homes Yorkshire, which is building homes at the nearby Sowerby Gateway development, pledged... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Asian stocks rise, Europe falls as global market rally fadesHONG KONG (AP) - World stock markets were uneven on Friday as a global rally dr
Asian stocks rise, Europe falls as global market rally fades
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 3 minutes ago
HONG KONG (AP) - World stock markets were uneven on Friday as a global rally driven by upbeat U.S. economic data faded. Markets are settling down after the tumult of the past two weeks, which saw Chinese stocks plunge, wiping out gains for the year,... Read more
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WALB Albany
Asian stocks rise, Europe falls as global market rally fadesHONG KONG (AP) - World stock markets were uneven on Friday as a global rally dr
Asian stocks rise, Europe falls as global market rally fades
WALB Albany / Posted 4 minutes ago
HONG KONG (AP) - World stock markets were uneven on Friday as a global rally driven by upbeat U.S. economic data faded. Markets are settling down after the tumult of the past two weeks, which saw Chinese stocks plunge, wiping out gains for the year,... Read more
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SciDev.net
Focus on Private Sector: India’s generic drug warsIndian companies provide cheap generic drugs to countries across the world and
Focus on Private Sector: India’s generic drug wars
SciDev.net / Posted 4 minutes ago
Indian companies provide cheap generic drugs to countries across the world and account for 80 per cent of donor-funded HIV treatment — a set-up now threatened by US pressure. But Big Pharma should work with Indian companies and could even benefit by... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Mylan shareholders approve pursuit of PerrigoCreated: 08/28/2015 6:21 AM NEW YORK (AP) — Mylan NV's shareholders approved t
Mylan shareholders approve pursuit of Perrigo
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 4 minutes ago
Created: 08/28/2015 6:21 AM NEW YORK (AP) — Mylan NV's shareholders approved the proposed buyout of Perrigo Co. and the generic drugmaker hopes to push ahead with a formal offer soon. Perrigo, which makes over-the-counter medicines, has resisted... Read more
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express
HSBC computer cock-up leaves people without pay for the bank holiday weekend HSBC's payments system has gone down today when millions of people are expect
HSBC computer cock-up leaves people without pay for the bank holiday weekend
express / Posted 4 minutes ago
HSBC's payments system has gone down today when millions of people are expecting payday salaries ahead of the bank holiday. HSBC has suffered a glitch ahead of the Bank... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Asian stocks rise, Europe falls as global market rally fadesHONG KONG (AP) - World stock markets were uneven on Friday as a global rally dr
Asian stocks rise, Europe falls as global market rally fades
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 5 minutes ago
HONG KONG (AP) - World stock markets were uneven on Friday as a global rally driven by upbeat U.S. economic data faded. Markets are settling down after the tumult of the past two weeks, which saw Chinese stocks plunge, wiping out gains for the year,... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Consumer spending rises in July; inflation mutedPeople shop at Citadel Outlets in Los Angeles, California December 26, 2014. W
Consumer spending rises in July; inflation muted
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 6 minutes ago
People shop at Citadel Outlets in Los Angeles, California December 26, 2014. WASHINGTON, U.S. consumer spending picked up a bit in July as households bought more automobiles, offering further evidence of strength in the economy that could keep the... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Mylan shareholders back Perrigo takeover, tender offer up nextNEW YORK Mylan NV (MYL.O) shareholders on Friday backed the drugmaker's hostile
Mylan shareholders back Perrigo takeover, tender offer up next
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 6 minutes ago
NEW YORK Mylan NV (MYL.O) shareholders on Friday backed the drugmaker's hostile bid for Perrigo Co (PRGO.N), allowing it to launch a tender offer for the company's shares in the next few weeks. Mylan said that it had the support from investors... Read more
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Fort Wayne News-Sentinel
Analysts question costs in Los Angeles 2024 Olympics bidLOS ANGELES - ?? City analysts warned that construction costs for athlete housi
Analysts question costs in Los Angeles 2024 Olympics bid
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 6 minutes ago
LOS ANGELES - ?? City analysts warned that construction costs for athlete housing in Los Angeles' 2024 Olympic bid may be significantly underestimated. The cost of acquiring land and building an Olympic Village for athletes near downtown Los Angeles... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Asian stocks rise, Europe falls as global market rally fadesHONG KONG (AP) - World stock markets were uneven on Friday as a global rally dr
Asian stocks rise, Europe falls as global market rally fades
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 6 minutes ago
HONG KONG (AP) - World stock markets were uneven on Friday as a global rally driven by upbeat U.S. economic data faded. Markets are settling down after the tumult of the past two weeks, which saw Chinese stocks plunge, wiping out gains for the year,... Read more
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Market Watch
Nokia, China Huaxin to create joint ventureNokia Corp. NOK, +1.12% and China Post & Telecommunication Economy Development
Nokia, China Huaxin to create joint venture
Market Watch / Posted 7 minutes ago
Nokia Corp. NOK, +1.12% and China Post & Telecommunication Economy Development Center, or China Huaxin, have signed a memorandum of understanding to create a joint venture combining Nokia China and Alcatel-Lucent Shanghai Bell. Nokia said it expects... Read more
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Market Watch
Moody's downgrades ADP credit rating after company announces $2 billion debt dealMoody's Investors Service on Friday downgraded ADP's issuer rating to Aa3 from
Moody's downgrades ADP credit rating after company announces $2 billion debt deal
Market Watch / Posted 7 minutes ago
Moody's Investors Service on Friday downgraded ADP's issuer rating to Aa3 from Aa1, after the company said it is planning a $2 billion debt issuance with the proceeds to be mainly used to buy back additional shares. The move, it's first-ever... Read more
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The Irish Times
Qantas Irish-born boss sees pay packet triple to almost €8m Tallaght-born Alan Joyce has led rapid turnround in the financial performance
Qantas Irish-born boss sees pay packet triple to almost €8m
The Irish Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
Tallaght-born Alan Joyce has led rapid turnround in the financial performance of Australian airline Irish-born Alan Joyce, chief executive officer of Qantas, has led rapid turnround in the... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Dairy crisis meeting attracts 150 to Crooklands martMORE than 150 farmers from across the North West attended a dairy crisis meetin
Dairy crisis meeting attracts 150 to Crooklands mart
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 7 minutes ago
MORE than 150 farmers from across the North West attended a dairy crisis meeting at J36 Rural Auction Centre, last night (Thursday) to hear a commitment from agricultural industry leaders that they would continue striving to achieve improved prices... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
Mylan shareholders approve pursuit of PerrigoNEW YORK (AP) — Mylan NV's shareholders approved the company's hostile pursuit
Mylan shareholders approve pursuit of Perrigo
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 7 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Mylan NV's shareholders approved the company's hostile pursuit of Perrigo Co. and the generic drugmaker hopes to push ahead with a formal offer soon. Perrigo, which makes over-the-counter medicines, has resisted repeated overtures... Read more
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Market Watch
Dollar on track to finish turbulent week higher against euro, yenThe dollar was on track to finish Friday’s session with weekly gains against it
Dollar on track to finish turbulent week higher against euro, yen
Market Watch / Posted 7 minutes ago
The dollar was on track to finish Friday’s session with weekly gains against its main rivals, as stock prices stabilized and a spate of strong U.S. economic data helped assuage investors’ fears of sustained market turmoil. Minutes from a meeting of... Read more
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Market Watch
Bullard says FOMC not likely to change outlook based on market volatilitySt. Louis Fed President James Bullard on Friday said the Federal Reserve is not
Bullard says FOMC not likely to change outlook based on market volatility
Market Watch / Posted 7 minutes ago
St. Louis Fed President James Bullard on Friday said the Federal Reserve is not likely to change its outlook based on market turbulence. "I won't deny it is a volatile period. It is a volatile period," he told Bloomberg Television on the sidelines of... Read more
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The Register
Administrator tries to squeeze blood out of Stone Computers' parentExclusive Senior execs at financially strapped Stone Computers Ltd (SCL) have b
Administrator tries to squeeze blood out of Stone Computers' parent
The Register / Posted 8 minutes ago
Exclusive Senior execs at financially strapped Stone Computers Ltd (SCL) have bid £28.43m to buy the business in a pre-packaged sale after placing the parent company Stone Bidco into administration. But under pre-pack regs, administrator Duff &... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
BOG’s raising bar to hamper Cedi fallFeature Article of Friday, 28 August 2015 The emerging trend of the free fall
BOG’s raising bar to hamper Cedi fall
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 8 minutes ago
Feature Article of Friday, 28 August 2015 The emerging trend of the free fall of cedi, amidst others factors, attracted Bank of Ghana’s decision to supply $20 million to stabilize the free fall of the cedi. However, this development has bred mixed... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Asian stocks rise, Europe falls as global market rally fadesHONG KONG (AP) - World stock markets were uneven on Friday as a global rally dr
Asian stocks rise, Europe falls as global market rally fades
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 8 minutes ago
HONG KONG (AP) - World stock markets were uneven on Friday as a global rally driven by upbeat U.S. economic data faded. Markets are settling down after the tumult of the past two weeks, which saw Chinese stocks plunge, wiping out gains for the year,... Read more
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Investopedia
WisdomTree Bloomberg US Dllr BullishThe WisdomTree Bloomberg U.S. Dollar Bullish ETF (NYSEARCA: USDU) is a single c
WisdomTree Bloomberg US Dllr Bullish
Investopedia / Posted 8 minutes ago
The WisdomTree Bloomberg U.S. Dollar Bullish ETF (NYSEARCA: USDU) is a single currency ETF that tracks the overall performance of the U.S. dollar. This fund is actively managed. Its investment position is long (buy) the U.S. dollar against a selected... Read more
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Investopedia
ProShares Large Cap Core PlusThe (NYSEARCA: CSM) is an exchange-traded fund (ETF) seeking to provide invest
ProShares Large Cap Core Plus
Investopedia / Posted 8 minutes ago
The (NYSEARCA: CSM) is an exchange-traded fund (ETF) seeking to provide investors with a return corresponding to the performance of the Credit Suisse 130/30 Large Cap Index. The benchmark index is designed to establish... Read more
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Investopedia
iShares Core Growth AllocationSince inception of the ETF (NYSEARCA: AOR), which was issued by BlackRock iSha
iShares Core Growth Allocation
Investopedia / Posted 8 minutes ago
Since inception of the ETF (NYSEARCA: AOR), which was issued by BlackRock iShares on the New York Stock Exchange Arca, on Nov. 4, 2008, the ETF has generated an annualized 9.31% market price return, as of July 31,... Read more
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Investopedia
iShares Agency BondThe ETF (NYSEARCA: AGZ) is an exchange-traded fund (ETF) issued by BlackRock i
iShares Agency Bond
Investopedia / Posted 8 minutes ago
The ETF (NYSEARCA: AGZ) is an exchange-traded fund (ETF) issued by BlackRock iShares on Nov. 5, 2008 on the New York Stock Exchange Arca. The fund seeks to track the investment results, before fees and expenses, of the Barclays... Read more
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Investopedia
Guggenheim BulletShrs 2018 HY CorpBdThe Guggenheim BulletShares 2018 High Yield Corporate Bond ETF (NYSEARCA: BSJI)
Guggenheim BulletShrs 2018 HY CorpBd
Investopedia / Posted 8 minutes ago
The Guggenheim BulletShares 2018 High Yield Corporate Bond ETF (NYSEARCA: BSJI) is an exchange-traded fund issued by Guggenheim on April 25, 2012. BSJI tracks the general performance, before fees and expenses, of the Nasdaq BulletShares USD High... Read more
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