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Western Advocate
Hong Kong holds title as world’s most visited city for seventh year in a rowHong Kong has been named the world's favourite tourism destination. A skyscrap
Western Advocate / Posted 2 minutes ago
Hong Kong has been named the world's favourite tourism destination. A skyscraper-studded skyline. A culture of colourful traditions. A shopper's paradise. It is no surprise that for the seventh consecutive year, Hong Kong is the world's most... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Amazon algorithm suggests people buy bomb materialsRepresentatives from Amazon.com say they're taking another look at the website'
KTXS Abilene / Posted 3 minutes ago
Representatives from Amazon.com say they're taking another look at the website's algorithms after it suggested users buy bomb-making materials in its "Frequently bought together" and "Customers who bought this also bought" features. Representatives... Read more
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CTV News
Conference Board expects 3.1 per cent growth this year, 2.0 per cent in 2018OTTAWA - The Conference Board of Canada says it expects the economy to grow by
CTV News / Posted 4 minutes ago
OTTAWA - The Conference Board of Canada says it expects the economy to grow by 3.1 per cent this year, but cautioned growth will slow over the second half and into next year. Growth is forecast to slow to two per cent in 2018 due to slower consumer... Read more
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CTV News
How 2 university students are turning note-taking into cashA pair of university students in Ontario has found a way to turn meticulous not
CTV News / Posted 4 minutes ago
A pair of university students in Ontario has found a way to turn meticulous note-taking into profit. Roman Grod and Martin Lebed, second-year students at Wilfrid Laurier University in Waterloo, Ont., co-founded classfeed.ca, an online marketplace... Read more
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CTV News
Toronto family on the hook for $37K commission after failed home purchaseA Toronto family who decided to walk away from a new house they agreed to buy s
CTV News / Posted 4 minutes ago
A Toronto family who decided to walk away from a new house they agreed to buy says they are shocked to find out they still have to pay real estate commissions, even though the deal never went through Marcello and Anita Mastroianni decided this past... Read more
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CTV News
Freeland, EU minister celebrate landmark trade deal Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland gestures to High Representative of
CTV News / Posted 4 minutes ago
Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland gestures to High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the European Commission Federica... Read more
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CTV News
ATM at 50: An oddity then, but it changed consumer behaviourNEW YORK -- An automated teller machine. The cash machine. In Britain, a cashpo
CTV News / Posted 4 minutes ago
NEW YORK -- An automated teller machine. The cash machine. In Britain, a cashpoint. ATMs, known for spitting out $20 bills (and imposing fees if you pick the wrong one), turn 50 years old this year. They're ubiquitous -- and possibly still a... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Fed agency urging corporate cybersecurity upgrades is hackedThe federal agency responsible for ensuring that markets function as they shoul
Greenwich Time / Posted 5 minutes ago
The federal agency responsible for ensuring that markets function as they should and for protecting investors was hacked last year and the intruders may have used the nonpublic information they obtained to profit illegally. The disclosure arrived... Read more
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Greenwich Time
US stock indexes edge lower in morning trading; oil fallingU.S. stock indexes edged lower in morning trading Thursday, wiping out modest g
Greenwich Time / Posted 5 minutes ago
U.S. stock indexes edged lower in morning trading Thursday, wiping out modest gains from a day earlier. Investors were sizing up the latest batch of company earnings and deal news. Technology stocks were down the most. Supermarket operators and other... Read more
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Daily Herald
US stock indexes edge lower in morning trading; oil fallingU.S. stock indexes edged lower in morning trading Thursday, wiping out modest g
Daily Herald / Posted 6 minutes ago
U.S. stock indexes edged lower in morning trading Thursday, wiping out modest gains from a day earlier. Investors were sizing up the latest batch of company earnings and deal news. Technology stocks were down the most. Supermarket operators and other... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Amazon algorithm suggests people buy bomb materialsRepresentatives from Amazon.com say they're taking another look at the website'
KECI Missoula / Posted 6 minutes ago
Representatives from Amazon.com say they're taking another look at the website's algorithms after it suggested users buy bomb-making materials in its "Frequently bought together" and "Customers who bought this also bought" features. Representatives... Read more
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Daily Herald
Fed agency urging corporate cybersecurity upgrades is hackedFILE- In this March 23, 2017, file photo, Securities and Exchange Commission (S
Daily Herald / Posted 6 minutes ago
FILE- In this March 23, 2017, file photo, Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Chairman nominee Jay Clayton testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington at his confirmation hearing before the Senate Banking Committee. The SEC says a cyber breach of a... Read more
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Gulf News
WTO says global trade rebounding, protectionism still a riskCommerce expected to grow by 3.6% in 2017, well above last year’s 1.3% GENEVAG
Gulf News / Posted 7 minutes ago
Commerce expected to grow by 3.6% in 2017, well above last year’s 1.3% GENEVAGlobal trade is rebounding strongly but risks remain, the World Trade Organisation (WTO) said on Thursday, with commerce expected to grow by 3.6 per cent in 2017, well... Read more
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Gulf News
Compliance with oil output reduction pact ‘very good’ — KuwaitKuwaiti Oil Minister Essam Al Marzouq said compliance with Opec-led oil output
Gulf News / Posted 7 minutes ago
Kuwaiti Oil Minister Essam Al Marzouq said compliance with Opec-led oil output cuts was above 100 per cent VIENNA, NEW YORKKuwaiti Oil Minister Essam Al Marzouq said on Thursday that compliance with Opec-led oil output cuts was “very good” and above... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Fed agency urging corporate cybersecurity upgrades is hackedThe federal agency responsible for ensuring that markets function as they shoul
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 7 minutes ago
The federal agency responsible for ensuring that markets function as they should and for protecting investors was hacked last year and the intruders may have used the nonpublic information they obtained to profit illegally. The disclosure arrived... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
US stock indexes edge lower in morning trading; oil fallingU.S. stock indexes edged lower in morning trading Thursday, wiping out modest g
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 7 minutes ago
U.S. stock indexes edged lower in morning trading Thursday, wiping out modest gains from a day earlier. Investors were sizing up the latest batch of company earnings and deal news. Technology stocks were down the most. Supermarket operators and other... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
The ATM at 50: How it's changed consumer behaviorThe ATM, the machine best known for spitting out $20 bills, turns 50 years old
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 7 minutes ago
The ATM, the machine best known for spitting out $20 bills, turns 50 years old this year. While ubiquitous now, they were a revolution in the banking industry and trained people to interact with kiosks in exchange for goods. (Sept. 21) NEW YORK (AP)... Read more
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Bury Times
Home care company gets the thumbs upA HOME care company has been given the thumbs up by its caring staff, according
Bury Times / Posted 8 minutes ago
A HOME care company has been given the thumbs up by its caring staff, according to a satisfaction survey. Home Instead Senior Care Bury, which specialises in relationship-led care for older people, has received the seal of approval with100 per cent... Read more
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New Kerala
PM Modi to launch train link to Vadodara during two-day Varanasi visit - newkerala news #273697New Delhi , September 21 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi will flag off a direct
New Kerala / Posted 8 minutes ago
New Delhi , September 21 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi will flag off a direct train service between Varanasi and Vadodara, during a two-day visit to his parliamentary constituency. Prime Minister Modi will launch the Mahamana Express on Friday... Read more
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Bury Times
Cricket captain wants to be a big hit at insurance firmThe insurance company announced Richard Ernill will fill the role, in which he
Bury Times / Posted 8 minutes ago
The insurance company announced Richard Ernill will fill the role, in which he will look after existing clients, seek new opportunities and assist with the launch of a new product. Mr Ernill is well known in the area for being captain and chairman... Read more
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The News-Times
US stock indexes edge lower in morning trading; oil fallingU.S. stock indexes edged lower in morning trading Thursday, wiping out modest g
The News-Times / Posted 9 minutes ago
U.S. stock indexes edged lower in morning trading Thursday, wiping out modest gains from a day earlier. Investors were sizing up the latest batch of company earnings and deal news. Technology stocks were down the most. Supermarket operators and other... Read more
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The News-Times
Fed agency urging corporate cybersecurity upgrades is hackedThe federal agency responsible for ensuring that markets function as they shoul
The News-Times / Posted 9 minutes ago
The federal agency responsible for ensuring that markets function as they should and for protecting investors was hacked last year and the intruders may have used the nonpublic information they obtained to profit illegally. The disclosure arrived... Read more
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Boston Globe
College mergers become increasingly commonJust a decade ago, it would have been extraordinary for a small independent col
Boston Globe / Posted 9 minutes ago
Just a decade ago, it would have been extraordinary for a small independent college with roots that go back 130 years to even entertain a merger. But times, and finances, have changed. Last month, Wheelock College, a 1,000-student teacher education... Read more
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PaperAge.com
Voith Builds Two Paper Machines for the Production of Banknotes in Mysore, IndiaThe scope of Voith's supply included the water mark wire workshop, cotton, stoc
PaperAge.com / Posted 10 minutes ago
The scope of Voith's supply included the water mark wire workshop, cotton, stock and broke preparation and two paper machines as well as the entire finishing unit with two rewinders, three cross-cutters and fully automated packaging lines. Sept. 21,... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Amazon algorithm suggests people buy bomb materialsRepresentatives from Amazon.com say they're taking another look at the website'
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 11 minutes ago
Representatives from Amazon.com say they're taking another look at the website's algorithms after it suggested users buy bomb-making materials in its "Frequently bought together" and "Customers who bought this also bought" features. Representatives... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
US stock indexes edge lower in early trading; oil fallingU.S. stock indexes edged lower in morning trading Thursday, wiping out modest g
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 11 minutes ago
U.S. stock indexes edged lower in morning trading Thursday, wiping out modest gains from a day earlier. Investors were sizing up the latest batch of company earnings and deal news. Technology stocks were down the most. Supermarket operators and other... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Need a new appliance? Learn, compare - then ask for a dealUnless you're an expert in spin cycles, buying an appliance could leave you diz
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 11 minutes ago
Unless you're an expert in spin cycles, buying an appliance could leave you dizzy. To make the process easier, here are answers to the appliance-buying questions you'll probably ponder, from "When should I buy?" to "Do I really need a... Read more
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Newsmax
3 Bond Market Lessons From the Toys 'R' Us Debt Drama“From bikes to trains to video games, it’s the biggest toy store there is,” wen
Newsmax / Posted 11 minutes ago
“From bikes to trains to video games, it’s the biggest toy store there is,” went the 1980s Toys ‘R’ Us Inc. theme tune. Now the erstwhile retail giant leaves behind some big questions for capital market as it embarks on what is likely to be a messy... Read more
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OregonLive.com
SEC reveals 2016 hack, possibility information was used for tradingThe Security and Exchange Commission, the country's top Wall Street regulator,
OregonLive.com / Posted 12 minutes ago
The Security and Exchange Commission, the country's top Wall Street regulator, announced that hackers breached its system for storing documents filed by publicly traded companies last year, potentially accessing data that allowed the intruders to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
White Farmers and Communist Party Members Join to Fight Bank EvictionsProtesters gathered outside the South Gauteng High Court in support of a R60-bi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 minutes ago
Protesters gathered outside the South Gauteng High Court in support of a R60-billion class-action bid to prevent the sale of re-possessed houses at very low prices. An unlikely alliance of white farmers, the SA Communist Party, trade unions and... Read more
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