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Dundas Star News
Calgary man found not criminally responsible in stabbing rampageWay Back When in Hamilton not only carries customized vintage wedding attire bu
Calgary man found not criminally responsible in stabbing rampage
Dundas Star News / Posted a minute ago
Way Back When in Hamilton not only carries customized vintage wedding attire but also offers... Question: If I am involved in a corporation with other shareholders, should we have a... Question: My brother is incapable but doesn’t have a Power of... Read more
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Market Watch
Only one company in the S&P 500 Index has majority ‘sell’ ratingsWall Street analysts, though well-educated and extraordinarily informative abou
Only one company in the S&P 500 Index has majority ‘sell’ ratings
Market Watch / Posted 3 minutes ago
Wall Street analysts, though well-educated and extraordinarily informative about stocks, suffer from groupthink. Their stock ratings tend to be overwhelmingly positive. Tim Clift made an insightful point in his look at how earnings season works:... Read more
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Market Watch
Sumner Redstone’s refusal to cede control has left Viacom with an uncertain futureIn refusing for decades to cede control—all while claiming he would never die—S
Sumner Redstone’s refusal to cede control has left Viacom with an uncertain future
Market Watch / Posted 3 minutes ago
In refusing for decades to cede control—all while claiming he would never die—Sumner Redstone helped create the succession and corporate governance turmoil unfolding at Viacom Inc., experts and analysts say. There’s no one person tapped to take the... Read more
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Market Watch
Bank living wills can’t do what they’re designed for, government researchers findJamie Dimon and his fellow bank chief executives haven’t reduced their firms’ c
Bank living wills can’t do what they’re designed for, government researchers find
Market Watch / Posted 3 minutes ago
Jamie Dimon and his fellow bank chief executives haven’t reduced their firms’ complexity, a new study finds. The so-called living wills that the largest eight banks have to submit every year can’t tell investors one very important thing — whether a... Read more
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Market Watch
Airline CEO: The new way airlines will soon be charging you feesThough I write about travel, I have to admit I do not like flying. Getting smus
Airline CEO: The new way airlines will soon be charging you fees
Market Watch / Posted 3 minutes ago
Though I write about travel, I have to admit I do not like flying. Getting smushed into a tiny seat that barely reclines, waiting in sometimes-long lines to board the plane, praying the flight isn’t oversold and I get bumped: These are things I just... Read more
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The Star
Petronas to sell LNG to France's EDFEDF has a separate deal with another Asian LNG heavyweight, Korea Gas Corp. The
Petronas to sell LNG to France's EDF
The Star / Posted 4 minutes ago
EDF has a separate deal with another Asian LNG heavyweight, Korea Gas Corp. The Reuters photo shows the logo of France's state-owned electricity company EDF next to the EDF thermal electricity production plant in Cordemais, France. MILAN: Petroliam... Read more
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The Star
Norway to regulate $850 billion fund's tax haven exposure - lawmakersOSLO (Reuters) - Norway will take a first step this week toward using its $850
Norway to regulate $850 billion fund's tax haven exposure - lawmakers
The Star / Posted 4 minutes ago
OSLO (Reuters) - Norway will take a first step this week toward using its $850 billion (578 billion pounds) sovereign wealth fund, the world's biggest, as a tool to combat the use of tax havens, two key members of parliament's finance committee told... Read more
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The Irish Times
High Court confirms examiner for Debenhams Irish shopsThe High Court has confirmed the appointment of an examiner to the company oper
High Court confirms examiner for Debenhams Irish shops
The Irish Times / Posted 4 minutes ago
The High Court has confirmed the appointment of an examiner to the company operating Debenhams eleven stores here. Debenhams Retail (Ireland) Ltd directly employs 1,400 staff while 500 concession staff and 300 cosmetic staff also work in the... Read more
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The Irish Times
Online auction of 70 Irish properties raises around €11mAn online auction of 70 commercial and residential properties from Allsop Space
Online auction of 70 Irish properties raises around €11m
The Irish Times / Posted 4 minutes ago
An online auction of 70 commercial and residential properties from Allsop Space concluded on Wednesday evening with all but 13 of the lots unsold. Three one-bedroom apartments in a period house on Northumberland Road in Ballsbridge, Dublin – which... Read more
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The Register
US watchdog probes AlibabaThe monster Chinese ecommerce site Alibaba is under investigation by the US Sec
US watchdog probes Alibaba
The Register / Posted 5 minutes ago
The monster Chinese ecommerce site Alibaba is under investigation by the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). In a filing – with the SEC – the company disclosed the financial regulator was looking into its accounting practices. That... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Greece has been thrown a bankruptcy lifeline as eurozone chiefs reach dealGreece was thrown a lifeline on Wednesday after eurozone chiefs sealed a “break
Greece has been thrown a bankruptcy lifeline as eurozone chiefs reach deal
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 minutes ago
Greece was thrown a lifeline on Wednesday after eurozone chiefs sealed a “breakthrough” deal to save the country from bankruptcy. Eurogroup President Jeroen Dijsselbloem said: “We achieved a major breakthrough on Greece which enables us to enter a... Read more
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Maple Ridge News
23 years to save a down payment in Metro Vancouver's hot real estate market: reportA new report paints a stark picture of how unaffordable housing has become for
23 years to save a down payment in Metro Vancouver's hot real estate market: report
Maple Ridge News / Posted 8 minutes ago
A new report paints a stark picture of how unaffordable housing has become for young people in B.C.'s Lower Mainland in an era of rapidly escalating real estate prices. The UBC-led Generation Squeeze project found just 15 per cent of Metro Vancouver... Read more
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Business Standard India
L&T exceeds results' expectationsIn anticipation of a good March quarter results, the stock of Larsen & Toubro (
L&T exceeds results' expectations
Business Standard India / Posted 10 minutes ago
In anticipation of a good March quarter results, the stock of Larsen & Toubro (L&T) was up four per cent in Wednesday’s trade. The results, which came after market hours, kept up the promise and were even better than expectation. Growth rates and... Read more
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Business Standard India
Royalty and riskThe Union government has revoked the set of licensing guidelines it had issued
Royalty and risk
Business Standard India / Posted 10 minutes ago
The Union government has revoked the set of licensing guidelines it had issued on May 18 for the agricultural technology sector. This is a welcome step, even though the idea that such guidelines had been proposed and notified was a cause for concern... Read more
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Business Standard India
Bajaj Auto: Growth back on trackAfter two lacklustre quarters, Bajaj Auto on Wednesday took the Street by surpr
Bajaj Auto: Growth back on track
Business Standard India / Posted 10 minutes ago
After two lacklustre quarters, Bajaj Auto on Wednesday took the Street by surprise, especially on the revenue and operating fronts. On the back of 11.5 per cent year-on-year volume growth for the March quarter (Q4FY16), revenues at Rs 5,411 crore... Read more
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Business Standard India
A bumpy ride?The Indian stock market posted its biggest single-day gain on Wednesday as the
A bumpy ride?
Business Standard India / Posted 10 minutes ago
The Indian stock market posted its biggest single-day gain on Wednesday as the BSE’s benchmark index, Sensex, gained over two per cent. The smart rally was attributed to the prospects of good rains and a marked improvement in the global perception of... Read more
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Business Standard India
Regulator to clean bourses of suspended firmsTo allow exit for shareholders of the 1,200 companies The Securities and Excha
Regulator to clean bourses of suspended firms
Business Standard India / Posted 10 minutes ago
To allow exit for shareholders of the 1,200 companies The Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) has decided to reduce the number of listed companies on the BSE (formerly Bombay Stock Exchange) and... Read more
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CTV News
What's next for Greece? Loan averts crisis but debt still hugeFRANKFURT -- It's all but official: this summer's Greek crisis has been called
What's next for Greece? Loan averts crisis but debt still huge
CTV News / Posted 11 minutes ago
FRANKFURT -- It's all but official: this summer's Greek crisis has been called off. After an 11-hour meeting lasting into the early hours Wednesday, European officials agreed to unfreeze more rescue loans and to consider ways to lighten Greece's... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Council likes merger but not proposed monikerThe name suggested by two soon-to-be amalgamated agencies isn’t sitting well wi
Council likes merger but not proposed moniker
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 11 minutes ago
The name suggested by two soon-to-be amalgamated agencies isn’t sitting well with Belleville council. Efforts to rebrand the local Bay of Quinte Tourism and Bay of Quinte Living entities under a regional banner wasn’t readily accepted by city... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Puerto Rico clears first hurdle with committee votePuerto Rico's Resident Commissioner Pedro Pierluisi, D-Puerto Rico, speaks on C
Puerto Rico clears first hurdle with committee vote
Greenwich Time / Posted 11 minutes ago
Puerto Rico's Resident Commissioner Pedro Pierluisi, D-Puerto Rico, speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, May 25, 2016, during a House Natural Resources Committee markup hearing on H.R. 5278, Puerto Rico Oversight, Management, and Economic... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Legislators, residents protest insurance mergersState legislators and Connecticut residents have added their voices to the chor
Legislators, residents protest insurance mergers
Greenwich Time / Posted 11 minutes ago
State legislators and Connecticut residents have added their voices to the chorus of critics calling for a more thorough review of two proposed insurance company mergers. Neither merger is final, and the state insurance department is slated to have... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
City Council unanimously passes $2.3B budgetMayor Sylvester Turner achieved his goal of securing unanimous passage of his f
City Council unanimously passes $2.3B budget
Houston Chronicle / Posted 12 minutes ago
Mayor Sylvester Turner achieved his goal of securing unanimous passage of his first general fund budget Wednesday morning, a month ahead of the typical schedule and after an unusually brief and uncontentious discussion of council members' proposed... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Yahoo Receives Bid From Another Telecom GiantAT&T Inc. has made a bid for Yahoo Inc. The telecommunications giant had previ
Yahoo Receives Bid From Another Telecom Giant
Houston Chronicle / Posted 12 minutes ago
AT&T Inc. has made a bid for Yahoo Inc. The telecommunications giant had previously skipped attempts to purchase Yahoo’s core Internet business, but has shrewdly kept itself engaged in the process and is now poised to battle rival Verizon in the... Read more
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Daily Herald
Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba's accounting in SEC probeWASHINGTON -- Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba says it is under investigation b
Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba's accounting in SEC probe
Daily Herald / Posted 13 minutes ago
WASHINGTON -- Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba says it is under investigation by U.S. regulators in connection with its accounting practices. The company, whose digital platforms make up 80 percent of Chinese e-commerce, disclosed the investigation... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Health department looking to expand permanent drop boxes for medication disposalIn 2014, New Hanover County installed two permanent drop boxes to give resident
Health department looking to expand permanent drop boxes for medication disposal
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 14 minutes ago
In 2014, New Hanover County installed two permanent drop boxes to give residents a safe option to dispose of expired, unwanted medications. This initiative is a local effort to keep drugs off the street, prevent overdoses and accidental poisonings... Read more
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The News-Times
Legislators, residents protest insurance mergersState legislators and Connecticut residents have added their voices to the chor
Legislators, residents protest insurance mergers
The News-Times / Posted 16 minutes ago
State legislators and Connecticut residents have added their voices to the chorus of critics calling for a more thorough review of two proposed insurance company mergers. Neither merger is final, and the state insurance department is slated to have... Read more
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The News-Times
100 Brilliant Companies to Watch in 2016The 2016 consumer is a demanding one. They want what they want, when they want
100 Brilliant Companies to Watch in 2016
The News-Times / Posted 16 minutes ago
The 2016 consumer is a demanding one. They want what they want, when they want it. They want personalization, and they want control -- of their money, their food and their health, and almost everything else. As we compiled this year’s Brilliant 100,... Read more
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The News-Times
Brookfield town meeting will decide capital budget, streetscape fundsBROOKFIELD — Residents will decide at a town meeting Thursday night whether app
Brookfield town meeting will decide capital budget, streetscape funds
The News-Times / Posted 16 minutes ago
BROOKFIELD — Residents will decide at a town meeting Thursday night whether approve spending nearly $4 million on the annual capital budget and the Four Corners streetscape improvement project. The capital spending plan, which totals $2.8 million,... Read more
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The News-Times
Puerto Rico clears first hurdle with committee votePuerto Rico's Resident Commissioner Pedro Pierluisi, D-Puerto Rico, speaks on C
Puerto Rico clears first hurdle with committee vote
The News-Times / Posted 16 minutes ago
Puerto Rico's Resident Commissioner Pedro Pierluisi, D-Puerto Rico, speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, May 25, 2016, during a House Natural Resources Committee markup hearing on H.R. 5278, Puerto Rico Oversight, Management, and Economic... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Stanley Ma’s MTY to buy U.S.-based Kahala Brands in $300-million dealFood court mogul Stanley Ma’s MTY Food Group Inc. has struck a friendly deal va
Stanley Ma’s MTY to buy U.S.-based Kahala Brands in $300-million deal
The Globe and Mail / Posted 17 minutes ago
Food court mogul Stanley Ma’s MTY Food Group Inc. has struck a friendly deal valued at more than $300-million (U.S.) to acquire Arizona-based Kahala Brands Ltd. and its 2,900 locations in 25 countries. The agreement is by far Montreal-based MTY’s... Read more
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