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Daily Herald
District 15 taxpayers quiet at life-safety bond hearingTaxpayers in Palatine Township Elementary School District 15 made no comments d
District 15 taxpayers quiet at life-safety bond hearing
Daily Herald / Posted 3 minutes ago
Taxpayers in Palatine Township Elementary School District 15 made no comments during a public hearing Wednesday on the district's plan to issue $27.3 million in life-safety bonds to start on $119 million in required building improvements. The... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisiana's ugly budget outlook grows grimmer; state in ‘its own recession,’ economist saysLouisiana’s already grim budget outlook got even worse on Wednesday. The panel
Louisiana's ugly budget outlook grows grimmer; state in ‘its own recession,’ economist says
The Advocate / Posted 4 minutes ago
Louisiana’s already grim budget outlook got even worse on Wednesday. The panel that identifies the state’s projected income again lowered its expectations for the budget year that ends June 30, as well as the fiscal picture for the following... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Elon Musk is not worried about Chevrolet's Tesla Model 3 challenger (tsla)Tesla confirmed on Wednesday that its $35,000 entry-level Model 3 will be unvei
Elon Musk is not worried about Chevrolet's Tesla Model 3 challenger (tsla)
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 minutes ago
Tesla confirmed on Wednesday that its $35,000 entry-level Model 3 will be unveiled on March 31. But what we will see in March is the prototype. Production and customer deliveries of the 3 won't begin until late 2017. And by the time Tesla's 3... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Hong Kong, Seoul stocks sharply lower after holidaysA currency trader looks at the computer monitors near the screens showing the f
Hong Kong, Seoul stocks sharply lower after holidays
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 minutes ago
A currency trader looks at the computer monitors near the screens showing the foreign exchange rates and the Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI) at the foreign exchange dealing room in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016. Asian stocks... Read more
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New Kerala
France posts record wine sales in 2015Paris, Feb 11 : France posted record-breaking sales of wine and other spirits t
France posts record wine sales in 2015
New Kerala / Posted 5 minutes ago
Paris, Feb 11 : France posted record-breaking sales of wine and other spirits that earned the country a whooping 11 billion euros ($13 billion) in 2015, the media reported on Thursday. Sales increased by 8.7 percent over 2014. The rise mainly came... Read more
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New Kerala
D.J. Pandian appointed as Vice-President, Chief Investment Officer of AIIBNew Delhi, Feb. 10 : Former bureaucrat Dr. D.J. Pandian has been appointed as t
D.J. Pandian appointed as Vice-President, Chief Investment Officer of AIIB
New Kerala / Posted 5 minutes ago
New Delhi, Feb. 10 : Former bureaucrat Dr. D.J. Pandian has been appointed as the Vice President and Chief Investment Officer of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB). The Ministry of Finance confirmed this on its official Twitter handle... Read more
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New Kerala
Low on funds, UN and partners race ahead of rains to tackle needs in South SudanNew York, Feb 11 : With humanitarian needs rising in South Sudan, the top Unite
Low on funds, UN and partners race ahead of rains to tackle needs in South Sudan
New Kerala / Posted 5 minutes ago
New York, Feb 11 : With humanitarian needs rising in South Sudan, the top United Nations relief official in the country has called for urgent funding to allow aid organizations to rapidly increase humanitarian action during the current dry... Read more
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New Kerala
India, UAE emphasise on need for cooperation in investment, innovation, SMEsNew Delhi, Feb. 10 : India and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Wednesday emph
India, UAE emphasise on need for cooperation in investment, innovation, SMEs
New Kerala / Posted 5 minutes ago
New Delhi, Feb. 10 : India and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Wednesday emphasised on the need for cooperation between the two countries in the fields of investment, innovation and Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs). UAE Minister of Economy... Read more
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New Kerala
Dharmendra Pradhan holds bilateral meeting with UAE Energy MinisterNew Delhi, Feb. 10 : Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra
Dharmendra Pradhan holds bilateral meeting with UAE Energy Minister
New Kerala / Posted 5 minutes ago
New Delhi, Feb. 10 : Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan held bilateral meeting with Minister for Energy of UAE Suhail Mohammed Al Mazrouei here today. Mazrouei is in India, a day ahead of the state visit of Crown... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
NY Gov. Cuomo opposes Key's First Niagara Bank acquisitionGov. Andrew Cuomo is urging federal regulators to reject KeyCorp's $4.1 billion
NY Gov. Cuomo opposes Key's First Niagara Bank acquisition
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 6 minutes ago
Gov. Andrew Cuomo is urging federal regulators to reject KeyCorp's $4.1 billion deal to buy First Niagara Financial Group and create the 13th largest commercial bank in the United States. The New York Democrat says the proposed acquisition of... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
With TPPA advancing, India pins hopes on China-backed trade bloc Published: 11 February 2016 11:38 AM After 12 advanced economies accounting
With TPPA advancing, India pins hopes on China-backed trade bloc
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 6 minutes ago
Published: 11 February 2016 11:38 AM After 12 advanced economies accounting for 40% of the global economy signed the TPPA deal, India's trade negotiators feel they need to get a move... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
KLCI slips into the red, telcos lead losses Published: 11 February 2016 12:13 PM The FBM KLCI slipped into the red at mi
KLCI slips into the red, telcos lead losses
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 6 minutes ago
Published: 11 February 2016 12:13 PM The FBM KLCI slipped into the red at mid-morning today, weighed by losses at select blue chips led by telcos. At 10am, the FBM KLCI fell 4.33 points to 1,640.08. The... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Eight-point plan to save SA economyBusiness leaders presented President Jacob Zuma on Tuesday with an eight-point
Eight-point plan to save SA economy
Daily Dispatch / Posted 7 minutes ago
Business leaders presented President Jacob Zuma on Tuesday with an eight-point plan that they believe will save South Africa from a damaging sovereign ratings downgrade to junk status and long-term decline. The plan includes an acceptance of tax... Read more
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iol.co.za
Twitter’s user growth hits a wallSan Francisco - Twitter reported its first quarter with no growth in users sinc
Twitter’s user growth hits a wall
iol.co.za / Posted 9 minutes ago
San Francisco - Twitter reported its first quarter with no growth in users since it went public, stoking fresh concerns on how long it will take for the company to reverse the trend. The stalled growth in the average number of active monthly users... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
National Grid's Mistake Cost Buffalo $1 MillionBUFFALO, N.Y. - A billing mistake by National Grid cost the city of Buffalo rou
National Grid's Mistake Cost Buffalo $1 Million
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 10 minutes ago
BUFFALO, N.Y. - A billing mistake by National Grid cost the city of Buffalo roughly $1 million over a three-year period by charging for street lights that did not even exist, according to an outside audit. Steve Brady, a spokesperson for National... Read more
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DW
Tesla posts 11th straight loss, revenue up |The Palo Alto-based electric car manufacturer reported a fourth quarter loss of
Tesla posts 11th straight loss, revenue up |
DW / Posted 13 minutes ago
The Palo Alto-based electric car manufacturer reported a fourth quarter loss of $320 million (283.6 million euros) as revenue rose 27 percent to $1.2 billion, bringing yearly revenue to $4 billion with a loss of $889 million last year. Tesla's... Read more
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Weekly Times
Wodonga, February 11: 400c/kg mark brokenHappy: Bill and Deb Ferguson from Rennie, NSW, sold Hereford steers weighing 38
Wodonga, February 11: 400c/kg mark broken
Weekly Times / Posted 14 minutes ago
Happy: Bill and Deb Ferguson from Rennie, NSW, sold Hereford steers weighing 380-400kg for $1190-$1290 or 313-323c/kg. Picture: Fiona Myers LIGHT Hereford steers broke the 400c/kg mark today at Wodonga in a mixed quality offering of 3000... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Qatar and Pakistan sign ‘$16 billion’ gas dealQatar signed a long-term deal with Pakistan on Wednesday to export liquefied na
Qatar and Pakistan sign ‘$16 billion’ gas deal
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 15 minutes ago
Qatar signed a long-term deal with Pakistan on Wednesday to export liquefied natural gas, according to state media in the Gulf. The deal will see Qatar export up to 3.75 million tonnes of liquefied natural gas a year, according to Pakistan’s... Read more
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International Business Times
CBI downgrades UK GDP forecast amid tepid wage growth The UK economy will grow slower than expected in 2016 and 2017, business lobby
CBI downgrades UK GDP forecast amid tepid wage growth
International Business Times / Posted 15 minutes ago
The UK economy will grow slower than expected in 2016 and 2017, business lobby group the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) has predicted. The CBI now expects growth of 2.3% this year and 2.1% next year, down from its November forecast of 2.6%... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Shrinking Seats: US Congressman wants federal minimums to prevent airlines from sizing down seats(CNN)--A US Congressman may one day be to thank for not having to sit with your
Shrinking Seats: US Congressman wants federal minimums to prevent airlines from sizing down seats
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 17 minutes ago
(CNN)--A US Congressman may one day be to thank for not having to sit with your knees under your chin as you fly the friendly skies. Rep. Steve Cohen, D-TN, wants to enact mandatory federal minimum size standards for seats on airlines, no matter if... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Cochlear shares break $100; Transurban, Virgin and property trust profits jump Shares in bionic ear maker Cochlear surged through the $100 mark after the co
Cochlear shares break $100; Transurban, Virgin and property trust profits jump
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 17 minutes ago
Shares in bionic ear maker Cochlear surged through the $100 mark after the company announced a strong rise in its half-year profit. The company reported a net profit... Read more
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dna
Twitter disappoints investors with no growth in user baseTwitter Inc reported its first quarter with no growth in users since it went pu
Twitter disappoints investors with no growth in user base
dna / Posted 18 minutes ago
Twitter Inc reported its first quarter with no growth in users since it went public, stoking fresh concerns on how long it will take for the company to reverse the trend. The stalled growth in the average number of active monthly users came despite... Read more
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dna
Harinder Sidhu to be new Australian High Commissioner to IndiaAustralia on Thursday announced the appointment of Indian-origin Harinder Sidhu
Harinder Sidhu to be new Australian High Commissioner to India
dna / Posted 18 minutes ago
Australia on Thursday announced the appointment of Indian-origin Harinder Sidhu as the country's next High Commissioner to India. Sidhu who has an Indian background had migrated to Australia as a child with her family from Singapore and will replace... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Central banks firing blanks in global currency warsIf you thought last month's shock move by the Bank of Japan to push official ra
Central banks firing blanks in global currency wars
Brisbane Times / Posted 19 minutes ago
If you thought last month's shock move by the Bank of Japan to push official rates below zero was the latest shot in the global currency wars, then central bankers must be firing blanks. On Wednesday night the yen strengthened further against the US... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Why Italian tinned tomatoes will soon cost you moreTomatoes. Photo: photomaru The days of cheap tinned tomatoes are over, with th
Why Italian tinned tomatoes will soon cost you more
Brisbane Times / Posted 19 minutes ago
Tomatoes. Photo: photomaru The days of cheap tinned tomatoes are over, with the federal government backing a decision to slap anti-dumping measures on two Italian giants that account for half of Australia's tinned tomato market. The Anti-Dumping... Read more
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Brisbane Times
The bears are in charge, but for how long?The Australian sharemarket tumbled into bear territory this week and investors,
The bears are in charge, but for how long?
Brisbane Times / Posted 19 minutes ago
The Australian sharemarket tumbled into bear territory this week and investors, scarred from the global financial crisis, are fearing the worst, But statistics may be on their side. What defines a bear market is highly subjective. While the... Read more
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Marietta Daily Journal
Cooper moves to new role - Less than a month after stepping down as general manager of Marietta’s Lockheed plant Shan Cooper has accepted a new role as the chief supply chain and technology officer with the global packaging company WestRock. The c...Less than a month after stepping down as general manager of Marietta’s Lockheed
Cooper moves to new role - Less than a month after stepping down as general manager of Marietta’s Lockheed plant Shan Cooper has accepted a new role as the chief supply chain and technology officer with the global packaging company WestRock. The c...
Marietta Daily Journal / Posted 19 minutes ago
Less than a month after stepping down as general manager of Marietta’s Lockheed plant, Shan Cooper has accepted a new role as the chief supply chain and technology officer with the global packaging company, WestRock. The company provides paper and... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Cold temps have furnaces, repairmen, working hard in DubuqueAs the temperatures continue to plummet in Eastern Iowa, furnaces across the st
Cold temps have furnaces, repairmen, working hard in Dubuque
KWWL Iowa / Posted 19 minutes ago
As the temperatures continue to plummet in Eastern Iowa, furnaces across the state are working hard to keep you warm. But many of them crack under the additional stress, meaning it's a busy time of year for Jay Gross and his service team at... Read more
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Bluffton Today
County sales tax panel extends project submission deadlineGroups wanting a project to be considered for a possible Beaufort County 1-cent
County sales tax panel extends project submission deadline
Bluffton Today / Posted 20 minutes ago
Groups wanting a project to be considered for a possible Beaufort County 1-cent sales tax referendum this year have only a few more days to submit it to their local governmental body. The Beaufort County Capital Project Sales Tax Commission voted... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Oil prices dive below $27 a barrelAn oil pump works at sunset Monday, Jan. 18, 2016, in the desert oil fields of
Oil prices dive below $27 a barrel
Inquirier.net / Posted 22 minutes ago
An oil pump works at sunset Monday, Jan. 18, 2016, in the desert oil fields of Sakhir, Bahrain. Iran is aiming to increase its oil production by 500,000 barrels per day and is expected to push oil prices lower. AP SINGAPORE, Singapore — US crude... Read more
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