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The Hindu
Perverse consumer protectionGlobal crude oil prices slumped about 65 per cent in the 21 months from July 20
Perverse consumer protection
The Hindu / Posted moments ago
Global crude oil prices slumped about 65 per cent in the 21 months from July 2014 through March 2016. In this period, the pump prices of both petrol and diesel dropped only about 15 per cent. The high imposition of Central and State duties and taxes... Read more
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The Hindu
India, Japan, U.S. to hold naval exercises‘An acknowledgement of shared security concerns’ In a move that is sure to rai
India, Japan, U.S. to hold naval exercises
The Hindu / Posted moments ago
‘An acknowledgement of shared security concerns’ In a move that is sure to raise eyebrows in Beijing, four Indian warships will join the navies of the United States and Japan in the second half of June for the next edition of Malabar exercises east... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Foreign investors in fizzled development are at wit's endMONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Foreigners who had been banking on their investments in
Foreign investors in fizzled development are at wit's end
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted moments ago
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Foreigners who had been banking on their investments in a biomedical research facility and a hotel and rental cottage project in Vermont to get green cards are scrambling to find a backup now that the project's developers are... Read more
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The Hindu
Tamil Nadu Assembly polls: The great election gadget offersIf one party is offering a phone, another is offering a smartphone. Consumers,
Tamil Nadu Assembly polls: The great election gadget offers
The Hindu / Posted moments ago
If one party is offering a phone, another is offering a smartphone. Consumers, rather voters, can’t be happier. Election manifestos in Tamil Nadu are full of promises of freebies, though not on a scale as in the past. Releasing the manifesto of the... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Foreign investors in fizzled development are at wit's endMONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Foreigners who had been banking on their investments in
Foreign investors in fizzled development are at wit's end
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted moments ago
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Foreigners who had been banking on their investments in a biomedical research facility and a hotel and rental cottage project in Vermont to get green cards are scrambling to find a backup now that the project's developers are... Read more
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The Courier Mail
NZ dollar falls as greenback strengthensThe NZ dollar loses ground against the US dollar ahead of the release of key jo
NZ dollar falls as greenback strengthens
The Courier Mail / Posted a minute ago
The NZ dollar loses ground against the US dollar ahead of the release of key jobs data Stateside. The New Zealand dollar fell as the greenback strengthened ahead of a key US jobs report, and after upbeat comments from Federal Reserve officials. The... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Herbalife stock jumps on possible FTC settlementSAN FRANCISCO — Shares in Herbalife rose more than 14.5% Thursday in after-hour
Herbalife stock jumps on possible FTC settlement
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted a minute ago
SAN FRANCISCO — Shares in Herbalife rose more than 14.5% Thursday in after-hours trading after the nutritional supplement multi-level marketer company said talks with the Federal Trade Commission were at an advanced stage. The FTC has been... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Trump says he would likely replace YellenGood news. She and her predecessor have kept interest rates too low for too lon
Trump says he would likely replace Yellen
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 minutes ago
Good news. She and her predecessor have kept interest rates too low for too long, crippling savers and shoving people into high risk investments. The low rates have not stimulated a boom or much of increase in economic other than prop up stock market... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
City of El Paso Commits Additional $10 million for Cultural CenterThe City has committed an additional $10 million for the voter-approved Mexican
City of El Paso Commits Additional $10 million for Cultural Center
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 2 minutes ago
The City has committed an additional $10 million for the voter-approved Mexican American Cultural Center. The funds will come from budget cuts and savings within the next five years, said Mayor Oscar Leeser on Thursday, surrounded by mariachis on... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Mt Kisco
NRC Staff Will Conduct New Analysis Of Indian Point SafetyCORTLANDT, N.Y. -- Commissioners of the federal Nuclear Regulatory Commission (
NRC Staff Will Conduct New Analysis Of Indian Point Safety
The Daily Voice - Mt Kisco / Posted 2 minutes ago
CORTLANDT, N.Y. -- Commissioners of the federal Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) have ordered commission staff to conduct a re-analysis of the impacts caused by severe accidents at the Indian Point nuclear power facility and potential upgrades... Read more
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The Herald News
Real estate investors rehabbing Flint buildingFALL RIVER — For Chris Gallo and Mark Fossella, this city is the land of opport
Real estate investors rehabbing Flint building
The Herald News / Posted 2 minutes ago
FALL RIVER — For Chris Gallo and Mark Fossella, this city is the land of opportunity.They own 200 homes in town. They are looking for more.“I am very excited about what is happening in Fall River,” Gallo said. “We are looking to invest more.“Of all... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Foreign investors in fizzled development are at wit's endMONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Foreigners who had been banking on their investments in
Foreign investors in fizzled development are at wit's end
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 minutes ago
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Foreigners who had been banking on their investments in a biomedical research facility and a hotel and rental cottage project in Vermont to get green cards are scrambling to find a backup now that the project's developers are... Read more
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KTVN Reno
A New Industrial Center…for Washoe CountyToday (Thursday), ground was broken on another huge distribution center, this t
A New Industrial Center…for Washoe County
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 minutes ago
Today (Thursday), ground was broken on another huge distribution center, this time in Washoe County. It’s a massive 8-acre Fed Ex distribution center . It was a very big day for Dan Salzer of Scannell Properties in Indianapolis. This project just off... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Shariah Gold Cometh – $2 Trillion In Assets “Could Send Price Soaring”The coming ‘sharia gold standard’ or shariah compliant gold could lead to a ver
Shariah Gold Cometh – $2 Trillion In Assets “Could Send Price Soaring”
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 minutes ago
The coming ‘sharia gold standard’ or shariah compliant gold could lead to a very significant source of new demand for physical gold coins and bars in the Islamic world. It is believed that this will contribute to much higher prices and gold “soaring”... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Larry Lindsey Warns "Nothing Will Change Until The System Collapses Under Its Own Weight"Via Larry Lindsey of The Lindsey Group... Negative Rates and the Austrians' En
Larry Lindsey Warns "Nothing Will Change Until The System Collapses Under Its Own Weight"
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 minutes ago
Via Larry Lindsey of The Lindsey Group... Negative Rates and the Austrians' End Game Our training and bias have always been toward policy activism -- that tweaking this or changing the dial on that can always make things better. [But] critics of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
DoubleLine's Gundlach worrying about junk bonds, not recessionNEW YORK: Jeffrey Gundlach, the chief executive of DoubleLine Capital, on Thurs
DoubleLine's Gundlach worrying about junk bonds, not recession
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 minutes ago
NEW YORK: Jeffrey Gundlach, the chief executive of DoubleLine Capital, on Thursday said he is worried that junk bond investors could recover exceptionally low amounts of principal when their debt goes into default. Gundlach, whose Los Angeles-based... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Dollar extends rally ahead of US jobs reportNEW YORK: The dollar rose for the third straight day on Thursday (May 5), the e
Dollar extends rally ahead of US jobs report
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 minutes ago
NEW YORK: The dollar rose for the third straight day on Thursday (May 5), the eve of the US jobs report, a key gauge for the Federal Reserve as it looks to raise interest rates. On Friday the Labour Department releases its report on the US... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
FireEye names Mandia CEO, cuts full-year revenue forecastREUTERS: Cybersecurity firm FireEye Inc said on Thursday that Chief Executive D
FireEye names Mandia CEO, cuts full-year revenue forecast
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 minutes ago
REUTERS: Cybersecurity firm FireEye Inc said on Thursday that Chief Executive David DeWalt would step down from that role on June 15 and be succeeded by President Kevin Mandia. Shares of the company, which lowered its full-year revenue forecast,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
GoPro revenue beats estimates; to delay drone launchREUTERS: GoPro Inc reported a lower-than-expected fall in quarterly revenue as
GoPro revenue beats estimates; to delay drone launch
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 minutes ago
REUTERS: GoPro Inc reported a lower-than-expected fall in quarterly revenue as demand for its popular wearable action cameras remained strong. Shares of the company, which said it would delay its drone launch, were up 4.1 percent in after-hours... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
News Corp's quarterly revenue falls 7.3 percent, profit hit by chargeREUTERS: News Corp , owner of the Wall Street Journal and book publisher Harper
News Corp's quarterly revenue falls 7.3 percent, profit hit by charge
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 minutes ago
REUTERS: News Corp , owner of the Wall Street Journal and book publisher HarperCollins, reported its fifth drop in quarterly revenue in a row as print ad sales declined and a strong dollar hit income from outside the United States. The 7.3 percent... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Water loan plan criticisedDEBATE over a water loan scheme put forward in the federal budget is reaching b
Water loan plan criticised
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 4 minutes ago
DEBATE over a water loan scheme put forward in the federal budget is reaching boiling point. On Tuesday a $2 billion Water Infrastructure Loan Facility was put forward for the construction of dams and pipelines across Australia. Greens candidate... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Blue Cross, still dealing with system failure issues, may drop ObamaCare marketplaceDURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) – Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina and its customer
Blue Cross, still dealing with system failure issues, may drop ObamaCare marketplace
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 4 minutes ago
DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) – Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina and its customers have had a rocky start to 2016 due to the insurance company’s system failure. Now, with rising healthcare costs under President Barack Obama’s signature legislation,... Read more
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Fortune
Square Settled Lawsuit With Refuted Co-Founder for $50 MillionOn Thursday afternoon, payments company Square issued an earnings report, an an
Square Settled Lawsuit With Refuted Co-Founder for $50 Million
Fortune / Posted 5 minutes ago
On Thursday afternoon, payments company Square issued an earnings report, an announcement that revealed an interesting tidbit of news. The company has settled an ongoing lawsuit brought about by Robert Morley for a whopping $50 million. Morley... Read more
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NZCity
Airways wants more from airlinesThe state-owned enterprise in charge of air traffic control is seeking to incre
Airways wants more from airlines
NZCity / Posted 5 minutes ago
The state-owned enterprise in charge of air traffic control is seeking to increase its fees it charges airlines by up to 30 per cent over the next three years. Airways Corp chief executive Ed Sims told BusinessDesk the demand for upgraded technology... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Somers
NRC Staff Will Conduct New Analysis Of Indian Point SafetyCORTLANDT, N.Y. -- Commissioners of the federal Nuclear Regulatory Commission (
NRC Staff Will Conduct New Analysis Of Indian Point Safety
The Daily Voice - Somers / Posted 6 minutes ago
CORTLANDT, N.Y. -- Commissioners of the federal Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) have ordered commission staff to conduct a re-analysis of the impacts caused by severe accidents at the Indian Point nuclear power facility and potential upgrades... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Cortlandt, Buchanan, Croton
NRC Staff Will Conduct New Analysis Of Indian Point SafetyCORTLANDT, N.Y. -- Commissioners of the federal Nuclear Regulatory Commission (
NRC Staff Will Conduct New Analysis Of Indian Point Safety
The Daily Voice - Cortlandt, Buchanan, Croton / Posted 6 minutes ago
CORTLANDT, N.Y. -- Commissioners of the federal Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) have ordered commission staff to conduct a re-analysis of the impacts caused by severe accidents at the Indian Point nuclear power facility and potential upgrades... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Foreign investors in fizzled development are at wit's endMONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Foreigners who had been banking on their investments in
Foreign investors in fizzled development are at wit's end
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 6 minutes ago
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Foreigners who had been banking on their investments in a biomedical research facility and a hotel and rental cottage project in Vermont to get green cards are scrambling to find a backup now that the project's developers are... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Foreign investors in fizzled development are at wit's endMONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Foreigners who had been banking on their investments in
Foreign investors in fizzled development are at wit's end
Hawaii News Now / Posted 6 minutes ago
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Foreigners who had been banking on their investments in a biomedical research facility and a hotel and rental cottage project in Vermont to get green cards are scrambling to find a backup now that the project's developers are... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Herbalife estimates possible FTC settlement could reach $200 millionHerbalife said Thursday that the company could pay as much as $200 million if i
Herbalife estimates possible FTC settlement could reach $200 million
Los Angeles Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
Herbalife said Thursday that the company could pay as much as $200 million if it settles its dispute with federal trade regulators, who are investigating its business practices. The Los Angeles nutritional supplement maker said that talks with the... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Square shares down slightly after quarterly lossSAN FRANCISCO — Shares of Square dove 15% after it announced a quarterly loss o
Square shares down slightly after quarterly loss
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 7 minutes ago
SAN FRANCISCO — Shares of Square dove 15% after it announced a quarterly loss on Thursday. The mobile-payment service, founded and run by Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey, on Thursday reported a first-quarter loss of $9 million (29 cents per share) on... Read more
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