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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Single vote decides Naples Reserve annexationIt all came down to one vote. ABC7 uncovered only one person cast a vote to an
Single vote decides Naples Reserve annexation
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted a minute ago
It all came down to one vote. ABC7 uncovered only one person cast a vote to annex the Naples Reserve area into the Greater Naples Fire Department. Just over a dozen homes make up the reserve area, and even fewer homeowners are registered as... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
California approves new round of clean-energy car rebatesSACRAMENTO — The state will invest millions of dollars into a popular program t
California approves new round of clean-energy car rebates
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted a minute ago
SACRAMENTO — The state will invest millions of dollars into a popular program that gives drivers rebates for buying clean energy cars in California under a $900 million deal Gov. Jerry Brown and legislative leaders announced Wednesday. The last... Read more
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Boston Globe
Mattel’s American Girl dolls to be sold at Toys R Us storesNEW YORK — Mattel’s American Girl dolls will soon be sold at Toys R Us stores,
Mattel’s American Girl dolls to be sold at Toys R Us stores
Boston Globe / Posted 3 minutes ago
NEW YORK — Mattel’s American Girl dolls will soon be sold at Toys R Us stores, a major expansion for the toy company’s brand of pricey dolls. The dolls are now sold at American Girl’s 20 stores and on its website. Making the dolls available in more... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Why a jam-packed September could be huge for global marketsNow, Wall Street strategists are warning of an end to the unusual calm that’s c
Why a jam-packed September could be huge for global markets
The Globe and Mail / Posted 4 minutes ago
Now, Wall Street strategists are warning of an end to the unusual calm that’s characterized markets in August, advising clients to go long volatility, citing, in part, the prospect of rising cross-asset correlations. Merrill Lynch head of global... Read more
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Gazette
Shareholder committee 'would cut pay gap between boardroom and front-line staff'City heavyweights Neil Woodford and Lord Myners are backing proposals for a rad
Shareholder committee 'would cut pay gap between boardroom and front-line staff'
Gazette / Posted 6 minutes ago
City heavyweights Neil Woodford and Lord Myners are backing proposals for a radical shake-up of executive pay that aim to curb excessive payouts and hand more power to shareholders. Control over setting executive salaries and hiring and firing... Read more
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guardian-series
Shareholder committee 'would cut pay gap between boardroom and front-line staff'City heavyweights Neil Woodford and Lord Myners are backing proposals for a rad
Shareholder committee 'would cut pay gap between boardroom and front-line staff'
guardian-series / Posted 8 minutes ago
City heavyweights Neil Woodford and Lord Myners are backing proposals for a radical shake-up of executive pay that aim to curb excessive payouts and hand more power to shareholders. Control over setting executive salaries and hiring and firing... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Amazon and Wells Fargo abruptly end discount student loan programWell that deal didn't last long. Less than six weeks after Wells Fargo and Ama
Amazon and Wells Fargo abruptly end discount student loan program
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 8 minutes ago
Well that deal didn't last long. Less than six weeks after Wells Fargo and Amazon announced a program offering students a discount on private loans, the offer has ended. On July 21, the companies announced that Amazon's Student Prime members could... Read more
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Pacific Coast Business Times
Semtech Revenues Soar During Q2Semtech revenues increased, profits increased and earnings per share increased
Semtech Revenues Soar During Q2
Pacific Coast Business Times / Posted 9 minutes ago
Semtech revenues increased, profits increased and earnings per share increased during the second quarter of fiscal year 2017 the company announced Aug. 31. Semtech, a Camarillo-based manufacturer of semi-conductors for the smartphone industry,... Read more
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Deepika
Business News DetailClick here for detailed news of all itemsGDP growth slows down to 7.1%; lowest
Business News Detail
Deepika / Posted 9 minutes ago
Click here for detailed news of all itemsGDP growth slows down to 7.1%; lowest in 6 qtrsNew Delhi, Aug 31 (PTI) Indian economy grew at the slowest pace in last six quarters at 7.1 per cent in the AprilJune period of current fiscal mainly on subdued... Read more
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asianage
20-year permit for investors, study and work visas for kinIn a significant step to woo foreign investors on a long-term basis, India will
20-year permit for investors, study and work visas for kin
asianage / Posted 10 minutes ago
In a significant step to woo foreign investors on a long-term basis, India will offer residency permits of upto 20 years to foreigners willing to invest a minimum threshold, in a bid to attract more overseas investments. The Union Cabinet, at a... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
As new ski lift rises, so do Mt. Bachelor pass pricesMt. Bachelor announced Wednesday season pass pricing for the upcoming 2016-2017
As new ski lift rises, so do Mt. Bachelor pass prices
KTVZ Bend / Posted 11 minutes ago
Mt. Bachelor announced Wednesday season pass pricing for the upcoming 2016-2017 ski and snowboard season, up in general $20 to $70 from last year as the new Cloudchaser lift takes shape, among other changes. The resort also released pricing on... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Unpacking the Auckland Unitary PlanThursday, 1 September 2016, 10:47 amPress Release: Mt Hobson Group.As the final
Unpacking the Auckland Unitary Plan
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 12 minutes ago
Thursday, 1 September 2016, 10:47 amPress Release: Mt Hobson Group.As the final appeal period of the Auckland Unitary Plan looms near, the need for education on the future growth... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
New Consumer Protection website launched1 September 2016 Commerce and Consumer Affairs Minister Paul Goldsmith official
New Consumer Protection website launched
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 12 minutes ago
1 September 2016 Commerce and Consumer Affairs Minister Paul Goldsmith officially launched the redeveloped Consumer Protection website today at a forum in Wellington.“The new website makes things easier for... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Auckland pace of building continuing to growThursday, 1 September 2016, 10:54 amPress Release: New Zealand GovernmentNick S
Auckland pace of building continuing to grow
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 12 minutes ago
Thursday, 1 September 2016, 10:54 amPress Release: New Zealand GovernmentNick Smith31 AUGUST, 2016Development activity is continuing to gather pace in Auckland,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Greens would dump BNZ KiwiSaver for irresponsible investmentThursday, 1 September 2016, 10:26 amPress Release: Green Party 1 September 2016
Greens would dump BNZ KiwiSaver for irresponsible investment
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 12 minutes ago
Thursday, 1 September 2016, 10:26 amPress Release: Green Party 1 September 2016Greens would dump BNZ KiwiSaver if it won’t invest responsiblyThe Green Party in Government would dump BNZ as a... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Z customers can still earn Airpoints or Fly BuysThursday, 1 September 2016, 11:15 amPress Release: Z Energy01 September 2016Z c
Z customers can still earn Airpoints or Fly Buys
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 12 minutes ago
Thursday, 1 September 2016, 11:15 amPress Release: Z Energy01 September 2016Z customers continue to have choice to earn Airpoints or Fly BuysCustomers fuelling up at Z continue to have the choice of two... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
June quarter export volumes jump Thursday, 1 September 2016, 11:15 amPress Release: Statistics New Zealand 1 S
June quarter export volumes jump
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 12 minutes ago
Thursday, 1 September 2016, 11:15 amPress Release: Statistics New Zealand 1 September 2016The volume of goods New Zealand exported rose 10 percent in the June 2016 quarter, after... Read more
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The Mercury News
Palo Alto considers saying 'No' to tech growth in this boomDowntown Palo Alto used to be the startup capital. Firms like Facebook and Goog
Palo Alto considers saying 'No' to tech growth in this boom
The Mercury News / Posted 12 minutes ago
Downtown Palo Alto used to be the startup capital. Firms like Facebook and Google started small there, grew bigger and then moved out when they became too large. But, according to Pat Burt, the mayor of Palo Alto, the city's role as a tech incubator... Read more
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Reuters
Monsanto's Climate Corp seen profitable by 2020: CTO FraleyA Monsanto logo is pictured in the company headquarters in Morges, Switzerland,
Monsanto's Climate Corp seen profitable by 2020: CTO Fraley
Reuters / Posted 13 minutes ago
A Monsanto logo is pictured in the company headquarters in Morges, Switzerland, May 25, 2016. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse BOONE, Iowa Monsanto Co's digital agriculture platform should begin generating revenue for the seed and chemical company by 2020... Read more
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Reuters
Peru government to propose higher corporate taxesView of a street of the commercial district of San Isidro in Lima, Peru, July 1
Peru government to propose higher corporate taxes
Reuters / Posted 13 minutes ago
View of a street of the commercial district of San Isidro in Lima, Peru, July 13, 2016. REUTERS/Mariana Bazo LIMA Peru's government will present a bill to raise taxes on corporate profits in order to lower sales taxes and boost the economy, Finance... Read more
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Reuters
InterContinental unit Kimpton Hotels hit by payment card data breachWhiplashed investors stay skittish about St. Jude One day after a short seller
InterContinental unit Kimpton Hotels hit by payment card data breach
Reuters / Posted 13 minutes ago
Whiplashed investors stay skittish about St. Jude One day after a short seller claimed that St. Jude Medical Inc's heart implants are vulnerable to deadly cyber attacks, investors appear most concerned about whether the accusation will derail St.... Read more
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Reuters
Canada fertilizer deal would send farmers to regulatorsWINNIPEG/CHICAGO North American farmers will pressure regulators to protect the
Canada fertilizer deal would send farmers to regulators
Reuters / Posted 13 minutes ago
WINNIPEG/CHICAGO North American farmers will pressure regulators to protect their negotiating leverage with fertilizer suppliers if Potash Corp of Saskatchewan and Agrium Inc agree to merge, major farm groups said on Wednesday. The potential deal... Read more
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CNBC
Cramer's still not hungry for Buffalo Wild Wings' dramatic comebackIn many cases, activist involvement can benefit investors. Skilled activists ca
Cramer's still not hungry for Buffalo Wild Wings' dramatic comeback
CNBC / Posted 13 minutes ago
In many cases, activist involvement can benefit investors. Skilled activists can help a company unlock value. However, they can also be an unwelcome distraction for a company that is trying to get back on track. Cramer noted that Marcato's history... Read more
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CNBC
Why I expect more selling aheadJust five months after returning from medical leave from a heart transplant, an
Why I expect more selling ahead
CNBC / Posted 13 minutes ago
Just five months after returning from medical leave from a heart transplant, and about a year after taking over United Continental, Oscar Munoz is moving full steam ahead. "I think it's a group that at a point in time, we may have the best board in... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Morning markets: US shares fall on oil price slideWall St: US shares fall on oil price slide A sharp decline in oil prices sent
Morning markets: US shares fall on oil price slide
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 minutes ago
Wall St: US shares fall on oil price slide A sharp decline in oil prices sent energy stocks lower in the United States overnight, dragging the overall markets down. Markets at 8:25am (AEST): US crude plunged 3.1 per cent, after figures revealed an... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Records tumble at $8.96m auction of rare Australian artworksRecords tumble at $8.96m auction of rare and prestigious Australian artworks A
Records tumble at $8.96m auction of rare Australian artworks
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 minutes ago
Records tumble at $8.96m auction of rare and prestigious Australian artworks Auction records tumbled when some of Australia's most prominent artworks went under the hammer in Sydney overnight. The Sotheby's auction titled Important Australian Art... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
New $5 note hits wallets todayFive dollar banknote rollout starts today The first new Australian currency no
New $5 note hits wallets today
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 minutes ago
Five dollar banknote rollout starts today The first new Australian currency note in a quarter of a century will start hitting banks then hip pockets and handbags from this morning. The revamped $5 bill might be just enough to buy a cup of coffee in... Read more
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WBAL-TV Baltimore
Baltimore board approves water rate hikeWBALWI11TH WATER AND SEWER RATES TODAY. THE CITY'S BOARD OF ESTIMATESNBC WBAL11
Baltimore board approves water rate hike
WBAL-TV Baltimore / Posted 15 minutes ago
WBALWI11TH WATER AND SEWER RATES TODAY. THE CITY'S BOARD OF ESTIMATESNBC WBAL11 APPROVED A 9.9% HIKE IN WATER NBC RATEWBS ALFO11R EACH OF THE NEXT THREE NEXT THREE YEARS FOR CITY CUSTOMERS. HIGHER WHOLESALE RATESNB WC EREWBAL11 APPROVED FOR HOWARD... Read more
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NBC News
Who are the Members of the Puerto Rico Fiscal Control Board?The White House announced today the appointment of seven members that will serv
Who are the Members of the Puerto Rico Fiscal Control Board?
NBC News / Posted 15 minutes ago
The White House announced today the appointment of seven members that will service on a financial control board overseeing the restructuring of Puerto Rico's $72 billion debt. The board is part of legislation signed in law by President Obama earlier... Read more
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The Indian Express
To get all approvals before April 1, PM Modi clears early BudgetPrime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday gave his go-ahead to advancing the intro
To get all approvals before April 1, PM Modi clears early Budget
The Indian Express / Posted 15 minutes ago
Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday gave his go-ahead to advancing the introduction of the general budget to the first week of February so as to dovetail Presidential approval a day before the new financial year starts on April 1. At a meeting... Read more
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