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Gazette
Trump increases aid for hurricane-hit Puerto Rico ahead of visitPresident Donald Trump is sending “America’s hearts and prayers” to people in P
Gazette / Posted a minute ago
President Donald Trump is sending “America’s hearts and prayers” to people in Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands and says he will visit both places ravaged by Hurricane Maria next week. He said a “massive” effort to help people recover from the... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Storage to be upgradedConcessions at the Greater Vernon Athletic Park remained closed during the rece
Vernon Morning Star / Posted a minute ago
Concessions at the Greater Vernon Athletic Park remained closed during the recent 55+ BC Games due to a lack of storage. To compensate for the lack of space, the Regional District of North Okanagan approved an additional $15,000 in the 2017... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Grim new reality at Nike: Q1 sales flat, earnings declineNike's new challenging era was reflected in flat revenue growth and a 24 percen
OregonLive.com / Posted a minute ago
Nike's new challenging era was reflected in flat revenue growth and a 24 percent decline in earnings per share in the company's fiscal first quarter. Nike earned $950 million, or 57 cents a share, in the quarter on total revenue of $9.1 billion.... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Postal Service, citing losses, seeks higher stamp pricesThe postal service on Wednesday reported a quarterly loss of $562 million, desp
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 minutes ago
The postal service on Wednesday reported a quarterly loss of $562 million, despite growth in package delivery, due to continued erosion in the use of first-class mail as well as expensive mandates for its retiree health care obligations. It also... Read more
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guardian-series
Trump increases aid for hurricane-hit Puerto Rico ahead of visitPresident Donald Trump is sending “America’s hearts and prayers” to people in P
guardian-series / Posted 3 minutes ago
President Donald Trump is sending “America’s hearts and prayers” to people in Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands and says he will visit both places ravaged by Hurricane Maria next week. He said a “massive” effort to help people recover from the... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Tech stocks rise, but US indexes finish little changedNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock indexes finished barely higher Tuesday after a late
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 4 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock indexes finished barely higher Tuesday after a late slump erased most of an early gain. Technology companies recovered some of the losses they took a day earlier, but energy companies and banks slipped. Strong gains for... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Probe opened into 'potential criminality' in nuke projectCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — State police on Tuesday announced an official probe into
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 4 minutes ago
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — State police on Tuesday announced an official probe into "potential criminality" on the part of one of the co-owners of a multibillion-dollar nuclear construction project whose failure cost thousands of people their... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Trump increases aid for hurricane-hit Puerto Rico ahead of visitPresident Donald Trump is sending “America’s hearts and prayers” to people in P
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 5 minutes ago
President Donald Trump is sending “America’s hearts and prayers” to people in Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands and says he will visit both places ravaged by Hurricane Maria next week. He said a “massive” effort to help people recover from the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Bank Group Has Approved Eur 15 Million Equity Investment in the Mediterrania Capital Fund III (MC III)The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved a EU
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved a EUR 15 million equity investment in the Mediterrania Capital Fund III (MC III) under the management of an experienced team of Mediterrania Capital Partners (MCP) with strong... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Third Industrial Development Decade for Africa - From Political Commitment to Actions On the GroundAfrican leaders, UN officials, and representatives of international finance ins
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
African leaders, UN officials, and representatives of international finance institutions and of the private sector met on Thursday, September 21 at the United Nations Headquarters to reaffirm their commitment to a broad-based international... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
AfDB and Korea Launch Preparations for 2018 Annual Meetings in BusanSecretary-General, Vincent Nmhielle, and Korean Vice Minister of Strategy and F
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
Secretary-General, Vincent Nmhielle, and Korean Vice Minister of Strategy and Finance, Hyoung-Kwon Ko, display signed MOU. The African Development Bank Group (AfDB) and the Government of Korea have officially launched preparations for the Bank's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
AfDB, AU, UN Agencies Pledge More Action for Africa's Industrial TransformationImplementation to be anchored on AfDB's Industrialize Africa Strategy The Afri
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
Implementation to be anchored on AfDB's Industrialize Africa Strategy The African Development Bank (AfDB) on Thursday, September 21, 2017, joined partners from the African Union Commission, African governments, key United Nations agencies and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Reports Show Greater Finance Needed to Close the Electricity and Clean Cooking Access Gap By 2030Highlights opportunities to spur investment in centralized and decentralized en
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
Highlights opportunities to spur investment in centralized and decentralized energy access solutions Estimates show an annual investment of US $45 billion is needed to meet universal electrification. But the latest data shows that finance... Read more
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Variety
Sofia Vergara Tops Forbes List of Highest-Paid TV Actresses for Sixth Consecutive YearSeptember 26, 2017 1:32PM PT Vergara, best known for her role as Gloria Delgad
Variety / Posted 6 minutes ago
September 26, 2017 1:32PM PT Vergara, best known for her role as Gloria Delgado-Pritchett on “Modern Family,” made $41.5 million last year (between June 2, 2016,... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Why oil prices are up 20% since JuneHere’s a surprise: Oil is back in bull market territory. U.S. crude futures ha
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 6 minutes ago
Here’s a surprise: Oil is back in bull market territory. U.S. crude futures have increased 22% since June, a comeback that has pushed prices to around $52 a barrel. It’s welcome news for OPEC, which has been trying to squeeze excess supply out of... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Equifax CEO steps down in wake of huge personal data hackNEW YORK (AP) - Embattled Equifax CEO Richard Smith stepped down Tuesday, less
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 6 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Embattled Equifax CEO Richard Smith stepped down Tuesday, less than three weeks after the credit reporting agency disclosed a disastrous hack to its computer system that exposed the sensitive personal information of 143 million... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Equifax CEO steps down in wake of huge personal data hackNEW YORK (AP) - Embattled Equifax CEO Richard Smith stepped down Tuesday, less
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 7 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Embattled Equifax CEO Richard Smith stepped down Tuesday, less than three weeks after the credit reporting agency disclosed a disastrous hack to its computer system that exposed the sensitive personal information of 143 million... Read more
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Harrow Times
Trump increases aid for hurricane-hit Puerto Rico ahead of visitPresident Donald Trump is sending “America’s hearts and prayers” to people in P
Harrow Times / Posted 8 minutes ago
President Donald Trump is sending “America’s hearts and prayers” to people in Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands and says he will visit both places ravaged by Hurricane Maria next week. He said a “massive” effort to help people recover from the... Read more
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Reuters
Tesla's stock sputters as signs of competition increaseSAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Shares of Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) remained in a correction
Reuters / Posted 8 minutes ago
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Shares of Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) remained in a correction on Tuesday after a billionaire British inventor announced plans for his own electric vehicles, taking the shine off an analyst prediction that Tesla’s cars would be... Read more
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Reuters
Tesla shifts to Intel from Nvidia for infotainment(Reuters) - The giant information and entertainment screens in Tesla Inc’s cars
Reuters / Posted 8 minutes ago
(Reuters) - The giant information and entertainment screens in Tesla Inc’s cars will now be powered by chipmaker Intel Corp after the electric carmaker replaced Nvidia Corp for that function, Bloomberg reported. Tesla's Model 3 and new versions of... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. files antitrust lawsuit against Parker-Hannifin takeoverWASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department on Tuesday filed an antitrus
Reuters / Posted 8 minutes ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department on Tuesday filed an antitrust lawsuit challenging Parker-Hannifin Corp’s (PH.N) purchase of Clarcor Inc. The lawsuit, brought in U.S. district court in Delaware, was filed out of concern that the... Read more
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Reuters
Nike's quarterly profit beats on strong China demand(Reuters) - Nike Inc (NKE.N) reported higher-than-expected quarterly profit on
Reuters / Posted 8 minutes ago
(Reuters) - Nike Inc (NKE.N) reported higher-than-expected quarterly profit on Tuesday, as the world’s largest footwear maker benefited from strong demand in China, its third-biggest market, and cost cuts. Nike, which has celebrity endorsements from... Read more
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Reuters
France welcomes Siemens/Alstom deal, says will protect jobsPARIS (Reuters) - Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Tuesday the French go
Reuters / Posted 8 minutes ago
PARIS (Reuters) - Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Tuesday the French government welcomed the planned rail operations tie-up between Siemens (SIEGn.DE) and Alstom (ALSO.PA), which he said would protect French jobs. “Notably, Siemens has... Read more
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Reuters
Chile left-wing candidates could form alliance, threatening market rallySANTIAGO (Reuters) - Chile’s stock market has priced in a victory of conservati
Reuters / Posted 8 minutes ago
SANTIAGO (Reuters) - Chile’s stock market has priced in a victory of conservative presidential candidate Sebastian Pinera, even though progressive candidates could form an alliance in a December runoff, traders and analysts said. The IPSA stock... Read more
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This is West Country
Trump increases aid for hurricane-hit Puerto Rico ahead of visitPresident Donald Trump is sending “America’s hearts and prayers” to people in P
This is West Country / Posted 9 minutes ago
President Donald Trump is sending “America’s hearts and prayers” to people in Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands and says he will visit both places ravaged by Hurricane Maria next week. He said a “massive” effort to help people recover from the... Read more
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Gazette News
Trump increases aid for hurricane-hit Puerto Rico ahead of visitPresident Donald Trump is sending “America’s hearts and prayers” to people in P
Gazette News / Posted 9 minutes ago
President Donald Trump is sending “America’s hearts and prayers” to people in Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands and says he will visit both places ravaged by Hurricane Maria next week. He said a “massive” effort to help people recover from the... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Equifax CEO steps down in wake of huge personal data hackNEW YORK (AP) - Embattled Equifax CEO Richard Smith stepped down Tuesday, less
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 10 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Embattled Equifax CEO Richard Smith stepped down Tuesday, less than three weeks after the credit reporting agency disclosed a disastrous hack to its computer system that exposed the sensitive personal information of 143 million... Read more
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BC Local News
Alleged Okanagan hockey fraudster took money as failure loomedAs funds continued to dwindle, and as the failure of a youth hockey trip to Eur
BC Local News / Posted 11 minutes ago
As funds continued to dwindle, and as the failure of a youth hockey trip to Europe loomed, an organizer of the trip continued to pay himself out, courts heard Tuesday morning. Michael Elphicke, part owner of the now-defunct Okanagan Elite Hockey... Read more
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Breitbart
Puerto Rico’s Disaster Is Also Its Golden OpportunityThe media and the Democrats are deseperate to find a Hurricane Katrina in Puert
Breitbart / Posted 12 minutes ago
The media and the Democrats are deseperate to find a Hurricane Katrina in Puerto Rico, and to deny President Donald Trump’s capable and compassionate response to Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria. There is a silver lining, however, in the storms... Read more
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Breitbart
Dem Rep Velázquez: More Time Should be Spent on Puerto Rico – Maria Is Going to End up Being ‘Trump’s Katrina’On Tuesday’s broadcast of CNN’s “At This Hour,” Congressional Hispanic Caucus C
Breitbart / Posted 12 minutes ago
On Tuesday’s broadcast of CNN’s “At This Hour,” Congressional Hispanic Caucus Chair Representative Nydia Velázquez (D-NY), who was born in Puerto Rico, argued more time needs to be spent addressing the crisis in Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria and... Read more
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