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The Daily Voice - Greenburgh
Walmart Launches Holiday Season Layaway Plan In AugustWESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Christmas is still four months away, but that isn't
Walmart Launches Holiday Season Layaway Plan In August
The Daily Voice - Greenburgh / Posted a minute ago
WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Christmas is still four months away, but that isn't stopping Walmart from launching its holiday layaway plan now, reported ABC News. The retail giant will begin the layaway option Friday, hoping to get customers into the... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
What's really going on in the Chinese economyThe world has watched agape as $US5 trillion ($7 trillion) has been melted off
What's really going on in the Chinese economy
Northern Daily Leader / Posted a minute ago
The world has watched agape as $US5 trillion ($7 trillion) has been melted off China's crumpling sharemarket since mid-June, the equivalent of more than three times Australia's annual economic output. Beijing: Next week, President Xi Jinping will... Read more
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Business Spectator
Chinese overseas tourist numbers climbMore than 100 million Chinese travelled abroad for leisure last year, state med
Chinese overseas tourist numbers climb
Business Spectator / Posted a minute ago
More than 100 million Chinese travelled abroad for leisure last year, state media reports, marking an almost 20 per cent increase from the year before. The official Xinhua news agency said on Friday that about 107 million Chinese ventured overseas... Read more
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Business Spectator
Recent volatility unlikely to change Fed's economic outlook: Bullard Federal Reserve policy makers are unlikely to alter their views on the outloo
Recent volatility unlikely to change Fed's economic outlook: Bullard
Business Spectator / Posted a minute ago
Federal Reserve policy makers are unlikely to alter their views on the outlook for the US economy despite recent volatility in the financial markets, St Louis Federal Reserve Bank... Read more
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Business Spectator
China FTA a boon for BlackmoresA surge in Blackmores' share price could continue well past the recently hit $1
China FTA a boon for Blackmores
Business Spectator / Posted a minute ago
A surge in Blackmores' share price could continue well past the recently hit $100 milestone, with China's voracious appetite for vitamins and supplements far from satisfied. The company's market value is nudging $1.9 billion after its shares soared... Read more
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Business Spectator
Fed's Kocherlakota would support more stimulusFederal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis President Narayana Kocherlakota said on Fri
Fed's Kocherlakota would support more stimulus
Business Spectator / Posted a minute ago
Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis President Narayana Kocherlakota said on Friday he'd likely support additional stimulus measures from the US central bank if such options were on the table. Speaking to CNBC television network on the sidelines of... Read more
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Business Spectator
Wall Street stocks open softerUS stocks have dipped in opening trade as a turbulent week for global markets p
Wall Street stocks open softer
Business Spectator / Posted a minute ago
US stocks have dipped in opening trade as a turbulent week for global markets prompted by China worries began to wind down. At 12.52am (AEST) the Dow Jones Industrial Average was off 0.39 per cent. The broad-based S&P 500 and the tech-rich Nasdaq... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Cortlandt, Buchanan, Croton
Walmart Launches Holiday Season Layaway Plan In AugustWESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Christmas is still four months away, but that isn't
Walmart Launches Holiday Season Layaway Plan In August
The Daily Voice - Cortlandt, Buchanan, Croton / Posted 3 minutes ago
WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Christmas is still four months away, but that isn't stopping Walmart from launching its holiday layaway plan now, reported ABC News. The retail giant will begin the layaway option Friday, hoping to get customers into the... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Yonkers
Walmart Launches Holiday Season Layaway Plan In AugustWESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Christmas is still four months away, but that isn't
Walmart Launches Holiday Season Layaway Plan In August
The Daily Voice - Yonkers / Posted 3 minutes ago
WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Christmas is still four months away, but that isn't stopping Walmart from launching its holiday layaway plan now, reported ABC News. The retail giant will begin the layaway option Friday, hoping to get customers into the... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Somers
Walmart Launches Holiday Season Layaway Plan In AugustWESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Christmas is still four months away, but that isn't
Walmart Launches Holiday Season Layaway Plan In August
The Daily Voice - Somers / Posted 3 minutes ago
WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Christmas is still four months away, but that isn't stopping Walmart from launching its holiday layaway plan now, reported ABC News. The retail giant will begin the layaway option Friday, hoping to get customers into the... Read more
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birminghammail
HSBC customers facing Bank Holiday weekend without payThousands of HSBC customers are facing the prospect of this August Bank Holiday
HSBC customers facing Bank Holiday weekend without pay
birminghammail / Posted 3 minutes ago
Thousands of HSBC customers are facing the prospect of this August Bank Holiday weekend without their pay. The problem is understood to have affected the company's UK business customers leaving many salaries unpaid. Disgruntled customers have... Read more
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KBOI-TV Boise
Erika soaks Puerto Rico after 4 killed in Dominica A boat sits in shallow water as Tropical Storm Erika passes through New Town,
Erika soaks Puerto Rico after 4 killed in Dominica
KBOI-TV Boise / Posted 3 minutes ago
A boat sits in shallow water as Tropical Storm Erika passes through New Town, Dominica, Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015. Erika was expected to move near Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands on Thursday and be... Read more
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The Young Witness
What's really going on in the Chinese economyThe world has watched agape as $US5 trillion ($7 trillion) has been melted off
What's really going on in the Chinese economy
The Young Witness / Posted 3 minutes ago
The world has watched agape as $US5 trillion ($7 trillion) has been melted off China's crumpling sharemarket since mid-June, the equivalent of more than three times Australia's annual economic output. Beijing: Next week, President Xi Jinping will... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Former Arby's CEO now leading Bob Evans as executive chairman Bob Evans Farms headquarters in New Albany Bob Evans Farms has named the for
Former Arby's CEO now leading Bob Evans as executive chairman
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 3 minutes ago
Bob Evans Farms headquarters in New Albany Bob Evans Farms has named the former head of Arby’s to the new position of executive chairman. Douglas N. Benham, 58, was president and CEO of... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Big Lots continues on financial roll in 2nd quarter Big Lots continued on a roll in the second quarter, reporting its sixth conse
Big Lots continues on financial roll in 2nd quarter
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 3 minutes ago
Big Lots continued on a roll in the second quarter, reporting its sixth consecutive quarter of positive comparable store sales and beating Wall Street expectations. The Columbus-based discount and... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Q&A about this week's market turmoil in China and beyond BEIJING -- With the Chinese stock market turmoil that incited global panic ab
Q&A about this week's market turmoil in China and beyond
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 3 minutes ago
BEIJING -- With the Chinese stock market turmoil that incited global panic abated - at least for now - here are some questions and answers about it, as well as lessons to learn: ---WHY DID... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
U.S. stocks edge lower early after sharp two-day surge U.S. stocks drifted edged lower in early trading today, coming off two days o
U.S. stocks edge lower early after sharp two-day surge
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 3 minutes ago
U.S. stocks drifted edged lower in early trading today, coming off two days of strong gains as the market closes out a wild week. Stocks fell heavily in the first two days of trading this week... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
US stocks edge lower early after sharp two-day surgeU.S. stocks drifted edged lower in early trading Friday, coming off two days of
US stocks edge lower early after sharp two-day surge
Hawaii News Now / Posted 3 minutes ago
U.S. stocks drifted edged lower in early trading Friday, coming off two days of strong gains as the market closes out a wild week. Stocks fell heavily in the first two days of trading this week on concerns about the health of China's economy. The... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
U.S. stocks drift lower at opening after two days of massive gainsU.S. stock prices drifted lower in opening trading Friday, the first calm start
U.S. stocks drift lower at opening after two days of massive gains
Los Angeles Times / Posted 3 minutes ago
U.S. stock prices drifted lower in opening trading Friday, the first calm start this week after four days of massive swings in the market. The Dow Jones industrial average, which had soared nearly 1,000 points in the last two days after being... Read more
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Philly.com
SunGard apologizes for fund pricing glitch at BNY Mellon(Reuters) - Financial services software provider SunGard apologized on Thursday
SunGard apologizes for fund pricing glitch at BNY Mellon
Philly.com / Posted 4 minutes ago
(Reuters) - Financial services software provider SunGard apologized on Thursday for the collapse of an accounting system that disrupted the orderly flow of pricing on billions of dollars of assets at a number of U.S. mutual funds and exchange-traded... Read more
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WALB Albany
US stocks edge lower early after sharp two-day surgeU.S. stocks drifted edged lower in early trading Friday, coming off two days of
US stocks edge lower early after sharp two-day surge
WALB Albany / Posted 4 minutes ago
U.S. stocks drifted edged lower in early trading Friday, coming off two days of strong gains as the market closes out a wild week. Stocks fell heavily in the first two days of trading this week on concerns about the health of China's economy. The... Read more
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express
City news: Odeon, CRH, Bwin.party and Hays BLOCKBUSTER movies and selling more snacks and drinks to film-goers brightene
City news: Odeon, CRH, Bwin.party and Hays
express / Posted 5 minutes ago
BLOCKBUSTER movies and selling more snacks and drinks to film-goers brightened the financial picture for Odeon. Sandra Bullock, centre, stars in the hugely popular animated movie The group, which operates... Read more
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express
Start saving £28 a week NOW to have enough cash for Christmas SUMMER's not over yet, but now's the time to start putting aside cash to fuel
Start saving £28 a week NOW to have enough cash for Christmas
express / Posted 5 minutes ago
SUMMER's not over yet, but now's the time to start putting aside cash to fuel December's spending splurge, according to expert calculations. Now's the time to start saving for... Read more
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express
Service sector steams aheadBRITAIN’S economic prospects received a boost today as a report showed a rampin
Service sector steams ahead
express / Posted 5 minutes ago
BRITAIN’S economic prospects received a boost today as a report showed a ramping up of activity in the dominant services sector and confidence rising at the fastest pace for a year. Director of economics for CBI, Rain Newton-Smith The upbeat CBI... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
US stocks edge lower early after sharp two-day surgeU.S. stocks drifted edged lower in early trading Friday, coming off two days of
US stocks edge lower early after sharp two-day surge
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 5 minutes ago
U.S. stocks drifted edged lower in early trading Friday, coming off two days of strong gains as the market closes out a wild week. Stocks fell heavily in the first two days of trading this week on concerns about the health of China's economy. The... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Bronxville
Walmart Launches Holiday Season Layaway Plan In AugustWESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Christmas is still four months away, but that isn't
Walmart Launches Holiday Season Layaway Plan In August
The Daily Voice - Bronxville / Posted 6 minutes ago
WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Christmas is still four months away, but that isn't stopping Walmart from launching its holiday layaway plan now, reported ABC News. The retail giant will begin the layaway option Friday, hoping to get customers into the... Read more
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Aliran Online
Human Rights Commission in limboAs US pressure on Iran mounts, there is one secret that the boardroom kingpins
Human Rights Commission in limbo
Aliran Online / Posted 6 minutes ago
As US pressure on Iran mounts, there is one secret that the boardroom kingpins would rather keep to themselves. The Bush administration will never allow the Iranian government to open an oil exchange (bourse) that trades petroleum in euros. If that... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Peso depreciation good for BPOs The devaluation of the Chinese Yuan may have devalued the Philippine Peso aga
Peso depreciation good for BPOs
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 minutes ago
The devaluation of the Chinese Yuan may have devalued the Philippine Peso against the US dollar but it actually proves to be beneficial to a country with a bourgeoning Business Process Outsourcing (BPO)... Read more
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The Age
Single mum learns loyalty means little to WestpacDana Nehal Joab in front of her house (which she may lose), pictured with her c
Single mum learns loyalty means little to Westpac
The Age / Posted 6 minutes ago
Dana Nehal Joab in front of her house (which she may lose), pictured with her children Hannah, nine, Jennah, three and Noah, 17 months. Photo: Anna Kucera It was just days before she was due to give birth to her third child that Dana Joab found her... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Fed officials pushing for rate hike unfazed by market turmoilA U.S. flag hangs above the door of the New York Stock Exchange August 26, 2015
Fed officials pushing for rate hike unfazed by market turmoil
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 6 minutes ago
A U.S. flag hangs above the door of the New York Stock Exchange August 26, 2015. JACKSON HOLE, Wyo. Recent market turmoil should not delay the Federal Reserve from raising interest rates at least once, given that the global equities selloff and... Read more
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