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WLKY Louisville
Man convicted of murder to be sentenced ThursdayWorld oil prices have just passed a key milestone on their long journey out of
Man convicted of murder to be sentenced Thursday
WLKY Louisville / Posted a minute ago
World oil prices have just passed a key milestone on their long journey out of the doldrums, hitting $50 for the first time in six months. Brent crude, one of three key benchmarks for global oil trade, stood at just more than $50 early on Thursday,... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Does a $70,000 minimum wage work?About a year ago, Gravity Payments CEO Dan Price turned the national debate ove
Does a $70,000 minimum wage work?
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted a minute ago
About a year ago, Gravity Payments CEO Dan Price turned the national debate over a $15 minimum wage inside out by announcing that he was raising the salaries of his 100 or so employees to at least $70,000. With shoulder length hair and Brad Pitt... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
World oil prices back at $50World oil prices have just passed a key milestone on their long journey out of
World oil prices back at $50
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted a minute ago
World oil prices have just passed a key milestone on their long journey out of the doldrums, hitting $50 for the first time in six months. Brent crude, one of three key benchmarks for global oil trade, stood at just more than $50 early on Thursday,... Read more
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guardian-series
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces backOil prices have risen above 50 US dollars a barrel for the first time in nearly
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces back
guardian-series / Posted a minute ago
Oil prices have risen above 50 US dollars a barrel for the first time in nearly seven months as the cost of crude continues to bounce back. Benchmark Brent crude rose 1% to 50.22 dollars at one stage, its highest level since early November, after... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Pegula firm buying Cobblestone District buildingPegula Sports & Entertainment is buying a rough-looking five-story brick indust
Pegula firm buying Cobblestone District building
The Buffalo News / Posted a minute ago
Pegula Sports & Entertainment is buying a rough-looking five-story brick industrial building across the street from the First Niagara Center where the Buffalo Sabres play, expanding its real estate presence in the Cobblestone District. The business... Read more
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guardian-series
Asos co-founder sells £46 million worth of shares to fund divorce settlementThe co-founder of online fashion firm Asos has sold off £46 million worth of sh
Asos co-founder sells £46 million worth of shares to fund divorce settlement
guardian-series / Posted a minute ago
The co-founder of online fashion firm Asos has sold off £46 million worth of shares to help stump up cash for a costly divorce settlement. Nick Robertson sold 1.3 million shares to help pay his ex-wife £70 million following a High Court divorce... Read more
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Quartz
Music piracy’s painful effect on the wider economy, from lost jobs to less tax — Quartz DARK SIDE OF THE MOON Even when music artists release their content
Music piracy’s painful effect on the wider economy, from lost jobs to less tax
Quartz / Posted a minute ago
— Quartz DARK SIDE OF THE MOON Even when music artists release their content through... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MPC Fallout - Stocks Gain N358 BillionBy Sunday Michael Ogwu and Omobayo Azeez Lagos — Following ‎the announcement o
MPC Fallout - Stocks Gain N358 Billion
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
By Sunday Michael Ogwu and Omobayo Azeez Lagos — Following ‎the announcement of a new monetary policy by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), equity investors smiled home after the midweek trading with a fortune of N358 billion. This is just as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Free State Government On Meeting With Deputy Minister Bulelani MagwanisheOutcomes of an engagement between the Deputy Minister of Public Enterprises and
Free State Government On Meeting With Deputy Minister Bulelani Magwanishe
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
Outcomes of an engagement between the Deputy Minister of Public Enterprises and the Free State Premier's Coordinating Forum 1. As part of an intensive programme to ensure good working relations between State Owned Companies (SOCs) and the provincial... Read more
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asianage
Swamy accuses Rajan of ‘disparaging’ BJP govt, asks Modi to sack himBJP leader Subramanian Swamy and RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan (Photo: PTI) The
Swamy accuses Rajan of ‘disparaging’ BJP govt, asks Modi to sack him
asianage / Posted 3 minutes ago
BJP leader Subramanian Swamy and RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan (Photo: PTI) The BJP leader accused Rajan of raising interest rate to the detriment of small and medium industries. BJP MP Subramanian Swamy on Thursday fired another salvo at RBI... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MEC's Fenny Gaolaolwe and Wendy Nelson Engage On Local Government and Financial Matters, 26 to 27 MayThe MECs for Local Government and Human Settlements and Finance and Economy and
MEC's Fenny Gaolaolwe and Wendy Nelson Engage On Local Government and Financial Matters, 26 to 27 May
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
The MECs for Local Government and Human Settlements and Finance and Economy and Enterprise Development in Bokone Bophirima, Fenny Gaolaolwe and Wendy Nelson, will have a two-day joint session with Mayors, Municipal Managers, Members of Mayoral... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Gauteng Launches State of the Art Infrastructure Project Management Centre, 25 MayThe Gauteng Provincial Government will be launching a ground breaking, first of
Gauteng Launches State of the Art Infrastructure Project Management Centre, 25 May
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 minutes ago
The Gauteng Provincial Government will be launching a ground breaking, first of a kind, technology solution that is set to revolutionise how it delivers the massive infrastructure projects under its management, worth over R30 billion. The new nerve... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ekiti Goes Tough On Banks, Shuts Two for Alleged Fraudulent Tax PracticesAdo Ekiti — The Ekiti State Government on Wednesday went tough on banks engagin
Ekiti Goes Tough On Banks, Shuts Two for Alleged Fraudulent Tax Practices
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 minutes ago
Ado Ekiti — The Ekiti State Government on Wednesday went tough on banks engaging in alleged fraudulent practices in the tax policy, as it sealed two commercial banks found culpable of the illegal act. Many of the customers who had besieged the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tourism Minister On Tourists Who Visited South AfricaThe strong rebound in tourist arrivals in the first quarter of this year suppor
Tourism Minister On Tourists Who Visited South Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 minutes ago
The strong rebound in tourist arrivals in the first quarter of this year supports expectations that the tourism sector in South Africa is in for a bumper year. Arrivals for the first three months of 2016 grew by 18.7%, compared to the first quarter... Read more
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asianage
Swamy accuses Rajan of �disparaging' BJP govt, asks Modi to sack himBJP leader Subramanian Swamy and RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan (Photo: PTI) The
Swamy accuses Rajan of �disparaging' BJP govt, asks Modi to sack him
asianage / Posted 4 minutes ago
BJP leader Subramanian Swamy and RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan (Photo: PTI) The BJP leader accused Rajan of raising interest rate to the detriment of small and medium industries. BJP MP Subramanian Swamy on Thursday fired another salvo at RBI... Read more
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asianage
Renault forays into pre-owned car business in IndiaIn India, the used car market is already more than the new car volume and it is
Renault forays into pre-owned car business in India
asianage / Posted 4 minutes ago
In India, the used car market is already more than the new car volume and it is estimated to reach twice the size of the new car market within the next 5 years. New Delhi: French auto major Renault on May 26 forayed into pre-owned car business in... Read more
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asianage
SEBI bans wilful defaulters from markets, holding board positionsSEBI has also restrained such entities from setting up market intermediaries li
SEBI bans wilful defaulters from markets, holding board positions
asianage / Posted 4 minutes ago
SEBI has also restrained such entities from setting up market intermediaries like mutual funds and brokerage firms. New Delhi: Wilful defaulters will no longer be able to tap the securities markets to raise funds and hold board positions at listed... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Parastatals' External Debt DecreasesThe external debt of Zimbabwe's parastatals decreased to $1,22 billion in 2015,
Parastatals' External Debt Decreases
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 minutes ago
The external debt of Zimbabwe's parastatals decreased to $1,22 billion in 2015, from $1,66 billion in the previous, latest statistics from the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe show. Money owed to bilateral creditors stood at $760 million, down from $1,15... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Preparing for 2017 Tobacco SeasonAfter the first five weeks of the 2016 tobacco marketing season, farmers have p
Preparing for 2017 Tobacco Season
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 minutes ago
After the first five weeks of the 2016 tobacco marketing season, farmers have pocketed $240 million from 83 million kilogrammes of tobacco sold at an average price of $2, 87. Tobacco deliveries also increased by 35, 5 percent as compared to the same... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Jacob Zuma - Toyota Manufacturing Plant LaunchAddress by His Excellency, President Jacob Zuma, at the Toyota event to commemo
President Jacob Zuma - Toyota Manufacturing Plant Launch
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 minutes ago
Address by His Excellency, President Jacob Zuma, at the Toyota event to commemorate the launch for new Hilux and Fortuner models, Toyota Plant, Prospecton, Durban President and CEO of Toyota South Africa Motors- Mr Andrew Kirby, I am honoured to be... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Moose on the loose makes a dash for cashHelsinki: A bank in central Helsinki was the target of an unusual break-in earl
Moose on the loose makes a dash for cash
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 4 minutes ago
Helsinki: A bank in central Helsinki was the target of an unusual break-in early Thursday when a confused and agitated moose jumped through a bank window, Finnish police said. "A moose strayed into Helsinki's centre and jumped through a window into... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Countries May Fall Into Debt TrapInformal market structures are dominating Africa's struggling economies (file p
African Countries May Fall Into Debt Trap
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 minutes ago
Informal market structures are dominating Africa's struggling economies (file photo). African countries that have borrowed from international capital markets may be sliding into a debt trap as a result of rising interest rates, the African... Read more
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Herald Sun
UK business stakes fall before EU pollBusiness investment in Britain fell in annual terms for the first time in three
UK business stakes fall before EU poll
Herald Sun / Posted 5 minutes ago
Business investment in Britain fell in annual terms for the first time in three years in the first quarter amid uncertainty around a vote on the country's European Union membership. The Office for National Statistics confirmed the economy slowed in... Read more
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Weekly Times
UK business stakes fall before EU pollBusiness investment in Britain fell in annual terms for the first time in three
UK business stakes fall before EU poll
Weekly Times / Posted 5 minutes ago
Business investment in Britain fell in annual terms for the first time in three years in the first quarter amid uncertainty around a vote on the country's European Union membership. The Office for National Statistics confirmed the economy slowed in... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Pranab foresees India-China’s significant role in 21st century ; outlines 8-steps for people centric partnershipAgencies, Beijing Underlining vital importance of political understanding betw
Pranab foresees India-China’s significant role in 21st century ; outlines 8-steps for people centric partnership
Central Chronicle / Posted 5 minutes ago
Agencies, Beijing Underlining vital importance of political understanding between India and China for a developmental partnership, President Pranab Mukherjee today outlined eight steps for a People Centric Partnership between the two nations.... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Gina drops $5bn but still makes Forbes’ listIRON ore queen Gina Rinehart may have lost $5 billion this year but she maintai
Gina drops $5bn but still makes Forbes’ list
The Courier Mail / Posted 5 minutes ago
IRON ore queen Gina Rinehart may have lost $5 billion this year but she maintains her stature as one of the world’s richest people. Investment bible Forbes’ annual list of the world’s richest people underlined the impact falling commodity prices had... Read more
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International Business Times
Engineering graduate tells MP in open letter that students are misinformed about interest on loans An engineering graduate from the University of Nottingham has written a letter
Engineering graduate tells MP in open letter that students are misinformed about interest on loans
International Business Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
An engineering graduate from the University of Nottingham has written a letter to his local MP complaining about his student loan which increased by more than £1,800 ($2,646) in a year since he left university. The student explained that like him, a... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Swamy levels 6 allegations against RBI’s Rajan, asks PM Modi to sack himBJP MP Subramanian Swamy on Thursday targeted Raghuram Rajan again, accusing hi
Swamy levels 6 allegations against RBI’s Rajan, asks PM Modi to sack him
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
BJP MP Subramanian Swamy on Thursday targeted Raghuram Rajan again, accusing him of sending sensitive financial information abroad and asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to immediately sack the RBI governor. The Rajya Sabha member submitted a... Read more
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Reuters
Wanda Commercial buyout offer delayed by regulator's queriesThe company logo of Dalian Wanda Commercial Properties Co Ltd is displayed at a
Wanda Commercial buyout offer delayed by regulator's queries
Reuters / Posted 6 minutes ago
The company logo of Dalian Wanda Commercial Properties Co Ltd is displayed at a news conference on the company's annual results in Hong Kong, China March 24, 2016. HONG KONG A plan by China's richest man, Wang Jianlin, to take his Hong Kong-listed... Read more
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Reuters
Fed's Bullard: tight U.S. labor market may put upward pressure on inflationSt. Louis Fed President James Bullard speaks about the U.S. economy during an i
Fed's Bullard: tight U.S. labor market may put upward pressure on inflation
Reuters / Posted 6 minutes ago
St. Louis Fed President James Bullard speaks about the U.S. economy during an interview in New York February 26, 2015. SINGAPORE U.S. labor markets are relatively tight and may put upward pressure on inflation, St. Louis Federal Reserve President... Read more
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