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ABC 7 El Paso
Clinton 100-day pledge: $275B infrastructureHillary Clinton, while campaigning in California, will commit to sending "a com
Clinton 100-day pledge: $275B infrastructure
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 2 minutes ago
Hillary Clinton, while campaigning in California, will commit to sending "a comprehensive infrastructure proposal to Congress in her first 100 days in office," an aide said Wednesday. This is the second piece of legislation Clinton has pledged to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Dollar stores' results may shelter battered retail shareholdersSAN FRANCISCO: Investors shell-shocked by dismal quarterly reports from departm
Dollar stores' results may shelter battered retail shareholders
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 minutes ago
SAN FRANCISCO: Investors shell-shocked by dismal quarterly reports from department stores will look for new signs of hope for brick-and-mortar retailers on Thursday as discount sellers Dollar General Corp and Dollar Tree Inc hand in their... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Bank 'living wills' light on information, but reveal problems: US monitorWASHINGTON: There is not enough information in the public section of the "livin
Bank 'living wills' light on information, but reveal problems: US monitor
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 minutes ago
WASHINGTON: There is not enough information in the public section of the "living wills" major banks file with U.S. regulators to fully explain how the organizations could undergo bankruptcy without taxpayer aid, the country's financial monitor said... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
McDonald's headquarters closed due to worker wage protestsLOS ANGELES: McDonald's Corp has temporarily closed its headquarters for the th
McDonald's headquarters closed due to worker wage protests
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 minutes ago
LOS ANGELES: McDonald's Corp has temporarily closed its headquarters for the third year in a row as worker wage protests targeted the fast-food company's annual meeting, it said on Wednesday. McDonald's, based in Oak Brook, Illinois, has encouraged... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Norway to regulate US$850 billion fund's tax haven exposure - lawmakersOSLO: Norway will take a first step this week toward using its US$850 billion (
Norway to regulate US$850 billion fund's tax haven exposure - lawmakers
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 minutes ago
OSLO: Norway will take a first step this week toward using its US$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 Reuters... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
HP Enterprise unit's merger with CSC no shield from cloudburstREUTERS: Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co's planned merger of its struggling IT se
HP Enterprise unit's merger with CSC no shield from cloudburst
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 minutes ago
REUTERS: Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co's planned merger of its struggling IT services business with Computer Sciences Corp could generate considerable savings, but it won't stop customers from defecting to cloud services. The merger, which will... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Putin calls for 'new sources of growth' for Russia's slumping economyMOSCOW: President Vladimir Putin warned on Wednesday (May 25) that Russia will
Putin calls for 'new sources of growth' for Russia's slumping economy
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 minutes ago
MOSCOW: President Vladimir Putin warned on Wednesday (May 25) that Russia will have to find "new sources of growth" to pull itself out of a lingering economic crisis. Russia has seen its economy slump into a profound recession, partly on the back of... Read more
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Zero Hedge
A Non-Random Straight-Line Walk Up Wall StreetMalkiel would be shocked... As we noted previously, one of the bedrock notions
A Non-Random Straight-Line Walk Up Wall Street
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 minutes ago
Malkiel would be shocked... As we noted previously, one of the bedrock notions in modern finance is the “Random Walk Hypothesis”, which essentially says that every day is a new one. Markets are like Buddhist monks in this paradigm, waking up with... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Myopic Markets & The Looming Mall REITs MassacreLast week, we discussed the precarious state of the overstretched U.S. consumer
Myopic Markets & The Looming Mall REITs Massacre
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 minutes ago
Last week, we discussed the precarious state of the overstretched U.S. consumer and the spill-over effects of poor performance on the part of major retailers and other consumer discretionaries. In a nutshell, consumer credit growth appears to have... Read more
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Zero Hedge
“Only Money Outside Of the Matrix" Will Survive ...“Gold and silver bottom is in”, renowned silver analyst David Morgan tells Max
“Only Money Outside Of the Matrix" Will Survive ...
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 minutes ago
“Gold and silver bottom is in”, renowned silver analyst David Morgan tells Max Keiser on the Keiser Report and warns about paper and digital proxies for money and gold. Morgan, also known as the ‘Silver Guru’ of the TheMorganReport.com, talks to Max... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Monetary Lunacy: The ECB Could End Up Funding Bayer's Purchase Of MonsantoOne month ago, we were surprised to report that the junk bond issued by French
Monetary Lunacy: The ECB Could End Up Funding Bayer's Purchase Of Monsanto
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 minutes ago
One month ago, we were surprised to report that the junk bond issued by French telecom company Numericable would, after its 100%+ upsizing, become the largest high yield bond on record. As we explained this was a direct consequence of the... Read more
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NZCity
Why does Auckland matter in the budget?WHY DOES AUCKLAND MATTER IN THIS YEAR'S BUDGET? THE PROBLEM Auckland is home
Why does Auckland matter in the budget?
NZCity / Posted 5 minutes ago
WHY DOES AUCKLAND MATTER IN THIS YEAR'S BUDGET? THE PROBLEM Auckland is home to about 1.5 million people and its population is expected to grow by another 1 million over the next 30 years. New Zealand's biggest city is already facing a dire housing... Read more
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Anime News Network
Oh My Goddess! Creator's Toppu GP Manga Launches in EnglishFor the hardest of the diehard otaku in Japan, finding the ultimate limited edi
Oh My Goddess! Creator's Toppu GP Manga Launches in English
Anime News Network / Posted 5 minutes ago
For the hardest of the diehard otaku in Japan, finding the ultimate limited edition items comes with a serious price, and now that retailer exclusives are all the rage, it's a jungle out there.― There are two Japanese phrases that describe serious... Read more
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Fortune
Drone Sales Have Tripled in the Last YearDespite its relatively recent introduction to the public, drones have gained a
Drone Sales Have Tripled in the Last Year
Fortune / Posted 5 minutes ago
Despite its relatively recent introduction to the public, drones have gained a rapidly growing fanbase that expected to only multiply in coming years. According to a Wednesday report from retail research firm the NPD group, sales of drones have more... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Used car prices continue to dropThis is a good time to buying a used sedan, but not a good time to be selling o
Used car prices continue to drop
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 5 minutes ago
This is a good time to buying a used sedan, but not a good time to be selling one, part of an ongoing shift of consumers away from cars and toward trucks. Prices are down 2.1 percent through mid-May compared to April, according to NADA Used Car... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
AAA predicts 1.5 million Ohioans will travel Memorial Day weekend Local Nearly 1.5 million Ohioans are expected to take a trip of more than 50
AAA predicts 1.5 million Ohioans will travel Memorial Day weekend
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 6 minutes ago
Local Nearly 1.5 million Ohioans are expected to take a trip of more than 50 miles between Thursday and Sunday, according to AAA, helping to make this Memorial Day weekend the... Read more
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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 7 minutes 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 9 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 9 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 9 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 9 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 10 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 10 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 10 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 10 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 11 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 12 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 14 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 16 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 16 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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