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The Hill
Pritzker urges passage of trade deals to boost US exportsA top Obama administration official said Wednesday that new trade agreements ar
Pritzker urges passage of trade deals to boost US exports
The Hill / Posted a minute ago
A top Obama administration official said Wednesday that new trade agreements are needed to jump start U.S. exports. ADVERTISEMENT The trade gap narrowed to $40.4 billion last month, a drop of 13.9 percent from February, the smallest shortfall since... Read more
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TechCrunch
Tesla ramps up its ambitions, expecting to produce 500,000 cars annually by 2018Tesla says it is expecting to hit its goal of producing 500,000 cars annually —
Tesla ramps up its ambitions, expecting to produce 500,000 cars annually by 2018
TechCrunch / Posted a minute ago
Tesla says it is expecting to hit its goal of producing 500,000 cars annually — including the Model S, Model X and Model 3 — two years earlier than expected, meeting that expectation by 2018. All this is coming ahead of a critical next year for... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Small business tax cuts in budget help boost hair cutsA TAX cut to benefit small businesses is music to Sokratis Kondilis' ears. The
Small business tax cuts in budget help boost hair cuts
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 2 minutes ago
A TAX cut to benefit small businesses is music to Sokratis Kondilis' ears. The Rockhampton small business owner revelled in news Treasurer Scott Morrison had foregone $9 billion in extra tax revenue to hand Australian small business their second tax... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Neoliberal Health Model Comes Home to Roost in the United States—If We Let ItWASHINGTON - The model for Obamacare is not new and actually adopts an approach
Neoliberal Health Model Comes Home to Roost in the United States—If We Let It
CommonDreams.org / Posted 5 minutes ago
WASHINGTON - The model for Obamacare is not new and actually adopts an approach to expanding health insurance that several other countries such as Colombia, Chile, and Mexico have tried without success, a new study reports. An article published in... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Europe Central Bank to halt production of 500-euro billsFRANKFURT, Germany (AP) - Production of the 500-euro banknote is being disconti
Europe Central Bank to halt production of 500-euro bills
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 6 minutes ago
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) - Production of the 500-euro banknote is being discontinued amid concerns it had become too popular among crooks and money launderers. The European Central Bank, the monetary authority for the 19 countries that use the shared... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
First of former HSBC branches out to new useIf they are relics of a bygone era, they have bones as good as any retail sites
First of former HSBC branches out to new use
Stamford Advocate / Posted 7 minutes ago
If they are relics of a bygone era, they have bones as good as any retail sites available in Fairfield County. Available for the time being, that is. With a pending lease, a former HSBC branch in Wilton is to be converted to medical office use, the... Read more
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The Economic Times
BPO sector may lose $1 billion on diesel cab ban: NasscomNEW DELHI: The Supreme Court's order banning non-CNG taxis in Delhi and the Nat
BPO sector may lose $1 billion on diesel cab ban: Nasscom
The Economic Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court's order banning non-CNG taxis in Delhi and the National Capital Region has the "potential to create the death knell for the BPO sector in the country" and lead to a possible loss of $1billion, a group of Indian... Read more
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The Economic Times
Tata Sons to tie up with global colleges for innovation pushMUMBAI: Tata Sons plans to sign up with top universities of the UK and US to gi
Tata Sons to tie up with global colleges for innovation push
The Economic Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
MUMBAI: Tata Sons plans to sign up with top universities of the UK and US to give a boost to innovation. Students from the universities of Harvard, Stanford, Columbia and Cornell, among others, will research with the Tata group technology team led by... Read more
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Sooke News Mirror
Drainage projects set to beginWork will soon begin on improving drainage on Atherly Close. District of Sooke
Drainage projects set to begin
Sooke News Mirror / Posted 7 minutes ago
Work will soon begin on improving drainage on Atherly Close. District of Sooke council approved an $85,000 contract for Wittich Environmental Services to begin reconstruction of the roadway and drainage system this spring. A 2015 report found that... Read more
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The Economic Times
Tesla advances 500,000 unit production plan to 2018Tesla Motors Inc said on Wednesday it was on track to deliver 80,000 to 90,000
Tesla advances 500,000 unit production plan to 2018
The Economic Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
Tesla Motors Inc said on Wednesday it was on track to deliver 80,000 to 90,000 electric vehicles this year and that it would produce 500,000 in 2018, two years faster than expected. Tesla's Model 3 sedan, its first mass-market product, has generated... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Tribune Publishing Hit by $6 Million Loss in Ad Revenues in Q1Revenue was flat for the period ending March 27 at $398.2 million, compared to
Tribune Publishing Hit by $6 Million Loss in Ad Revenues in Q1
Stamford Advocate / Posted 7 minutes ago
Revenue was flat for the period ending March 27 at $398.2 million, compared to $398.3 million for the same priod a year ago. Per-share earnings came in at 23 cents, just under analysts’ estimates, after adjusting for elements like employee buyouts... Read more
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The Economic Times
Rich and powerful warn robots are coming for your jobsLOS ANGELES: Some of the richest, smartest and most powerful humans have an imp
Rich and powerful warn robots are coming for your jobs
The Economic Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
LOS ANGELES: Some of the richest, smartest and most powerful humans have an important message for the rest of us as they convened this week to discuss pressing global issues: the robots are coming. At the Milken Institute's Global Conference in... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Today’s Headlines: Big Earnings Miss By AppleApple Earnings: Below Already Low Expectations When it comes to earnings repor
Today’s Headlines: Big Earnings Miss By Apple
Stamford Advocate / Posted 7 minutes ago
Apple Earnings: Below Already Low Expectations When it comes to earnings reports and Wall Street, low expectations are a double-edged sword. They make poor earnings numbers easier to digest, but if those low expectations aren’t met, the reaction can... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Credit Card Statements 101Do you ever bother to read your credit card statement, or do you just take the
Credit Card Statements 101
Stamford Advocate / Posted 7 minutes ago
Do you ever bother to read your credit card statement, or do you just take the payment coupon off the bottom and pay the amount without looking at anything else? If so, you may be missing several important factors such as penalties, fee assessments,... Read more
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The Economic Times
Oil turns lower after bigger-than-forecast US crude buildNEW YORK: A bigger-than-expected build in US crude inventories to fresh record
Oil turns lower after bigger-than-forecast US crude build
The Economic Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
NEW YORK: A bigger-than-expected build in US crude inventories to fresh record highs pushed oil markets lower on Wednesday after an early rally over concerns about production cuts in Canada's oil sands region due to a wildfire. US crude stocks,... Read more
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The Economic Times
SunEdison bankruptcy: Is India’s sunrise sector staring at another Enron?Isn't it odd that the world's largest renewable energy developer has joined the
SunEdison bankruptcy: Is India’s sunrise sector staring at another Enron?
The Economic Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
Isn't it odd that the world's largest renewable energy developer has joined the long list of fossil fuel producers who have all recently gone belly up as crude collapsed to historic lows? And then SunEdison got sunburnt. Its house of cards -... Read more
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The Economic Times
Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan questions UPA government’s costly investments in sectorNEW DELHI: Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has questioned the wisdom of investm
Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan questions UPA government’s costly investments in sector
The Economic Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
NEW DELHI: Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has questioned the wisdom of investments of thousands of crores cleared by the UPA government and said state firms spent $5 billion for a stake in a gas project in Mozambique even though it was well known... Read more
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The Economic Times
Siemens healthcare rebrands as "Healthineers"FRANKFURT: German industrial group Siemens rebranded its healthcare business on
Siemens healthcare rebrands as "Healthineers"
The Economic Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
FRANKFURT: German industrial group Siemens rebranded its healthcare business on Wednesday following the unit's carve-out into a separate legal entity that may be a precursor to an independent stock market listing. The new brand name, "Siemens... Read more
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Mashable
Ahead of Model 3, Tesla leases new warehouses, loses 2 product chiefsFor Tesla, as one door opens, another closes. And, this time, they're not falco
Ahead of Model 3, Tesla leases new warehouses, loses 2 product chiefs
Mashable / Posted 7 minutes ago
For Tesla, as one door opens, another closes. And, this time, they're not falcon-wing doors. News broke on Monday that Tesla has leased two warehouses totaling one million square feet (the size of 17 football fields) in Livermore, California around... Read more
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The Economic Times
Wall Street falls as data adds to growth worries; biotechs downWeaker-than-expected results from Priceline added to the weaker tone. The Nasd
Wall Street falls as data adds to growth worries; biotechs down
The Economic Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
Weaker-than-expected results from Priceline added to the weaker tone. The Nasdaq Biotech Index dropped 2.9 per cent, its seventh session of losses out of the last eight. The ADP private sector employment report showed hiring in April fell to its... Read more
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Gawker
Inept Pension Fund Manager Also a SelloutRecently, a study found that North Carolina’s $90 billion state pension fund wa
Inept Pension Fund Manager Also a Sellout
Gawker / Posted 7 minutes ago
Recently, a study found that North Carolina’s $90 billion state pension fund was wasting billions of dollars on Wall Street fees for no good reason. Now, there is a new reason to dislike this ineptly managed corruption of the public trust! Bloomberg... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Powerball jackpot reaches $348 millionDES MOINES, Iowa -The Powerball jackpot is creeping higher again. No one has w
Powerball jackpot reaches $348 million
KGTV San Diego / Posted 8 minutes ago
DES MOINES, Iowa -The Powerball jackpot is creeping higher again. No one has won the full jackpot since March 2 and the multi-state lottery estimates Wednesday night's drawing will be worth $348 million. While it's not chump change, it's a far cry... Read more
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WA Today
ASX seen caught in global slowdownLocal shares are poised to fall at the open, as US stocks ended lower and base
ASX seen caught in global slowdown
WA Today / Posted 10 minutes ago
Local shares are poised to fall at the open, as US stocks ended lower and base metals fell overnight on global growth worries. What you need2know SPI futures down 15pts or 0.3% to 5235 at 6.15am Sydney time AUD at 74.56 US cents, 79.67 Japanese... Read more
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WA Today
Deadpool helps 21st Century Fox studio deliver strong resultThe success of Deadpool, strong ratings on Fox News, higher affiliate fees and
Deadpool helps 21st Century Fox studio deliver strong result
WA Today / Posted 10 minutes ago
The success of Deadpool, strong ratings on Fox News, higher affiliate fees and advertising revenue have helped 21st Century Fox increase its third quarter revenue. For the quarter, 21st Century Fox reported revenue of $US7.23 billion ($9.7 billion),... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Head Start looking for new site after partnership ends with Thousand Oaks nonprofitCONTRIBUTED PHOTO Shadow Hills apartments, a Many Mansions property in Thousand
Head Start looking for new site after partnership ends with Thousand Oaks nonprofit
Ventura County Star / Posted 10 minutes ago
CONTRIBUTED PHOTO Shadow Hills apartments, a Many Mansions property in Thousand Oaks, has been home to a Head Start program since 1994. The preschool's lease ends next month. After a 22-year partnership, affordable housing nonprofit Many Mansions is... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Tesla Motors 1Q net loss widens on Model X woesDETROIT (AP) - Electric car maker Tesla Motors lost $282.3 million in the first
Tesla Motors 1Q net loss widens on Model X woes
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 11 minutes ago
DETROIT (AP) - Electric car maker Tesla Motors lost $282.3 million in the first quarter as it struggled to ramp up production of its newest vehicle, the Model X SUV. The loss, of $2.13 per share, far exceeded Wall Street's forecasts. Analysts polled... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Whole Foods sees key sales figure decline againNEW YORK (AP) - Whole Foods says sales declined 3 percent at established locati
Whole Foods sees key sales figure decline again
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 11 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Whole Foods says sales declined 3 percent at established locations during its fiscal second quarter as it prepares to launch an offshoot chain intended to expand its customer base. It marks the third straight quarterly decline for... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
GM to resume production at 4 plants idled by Japan quakesNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - General Motors is on track to resume full operations at
GM to resume production at 4 plants idled by Japan quakes
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 11 minutes ago
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - General Motors is on track to resume full operations at four North American plants where vehicle assembly was halted because of supply chain interruptions caused by earthquakes in Japan last month. Manufacturing that was put... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Europe Central Bank to halt production of 500-euro billsFRANKFURT, Germany (AP) - Production of the 500-euro banknote is being disconti
Europe Central Bank to halt production of 500-euro bills
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 11 minutes ago
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) - Production of the 500-euro banknote is being discontinued amid concerns it had become too popular among crooks and money launderers. The European Central Bank, the monetary authority for the 19 countries that use the shared... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Tesla Motors production grows, but profit elusive in first quarterPALO ALTO -- Tesla Motors has soared past expectations for pre-orders of its Mo
Tesla Motors production grows, but profit elusive in first quarter
Silicon Valley / Posted 12 minutes ago
PALO ALTO -- Tesla Motors has soared past expectations for pre-orders of its Model 3 sedan this year, but the first quarter saw the electrical vehicle maker report a $282 million loss. The company's unadjusted loss, excluding some one-time expenses... Read more
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