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Geelong Advertiser
This is Brisbane’s cheapest houseWE’VE found it! This is the cheapest house on the market in Greater Brisbane ri
Geelong Advertiser / Posted moments ago
WE’VE found it! This is the cheapest house on the market in Greater Brisbane right now, priced at just $295,000 on a 711sq m block. The house at 277 Waterford Road, Ellen Grove, went on the market last week and was sure to draw out bargain hunters,... Read more
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Adelaide Now
More borrowers take an interestBORROWERS are building better knowledge of their mortgages as a string of inter
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 minutes ago
BORROWERS are building better knowledge of their mortgages as a string of interest rate changes by banks and other lenders focuses their thoughts on how much they pay. New research by LoanDolphin has found that two out of three borrowers know what... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Average US gas prices rise a penny reversing 11 week trend AP News | 07/23/17 12:07 PM CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) -- The average price of a
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
AP News | 07/23/17 12:07 PM CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) -- The average price of a gallon of regular-grade gasoline rose about a penny nationally over the past two weeks, to $2.32. Industry... Read more
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asianage
Yogi Adityanath: real estate sector must win people’s trustLucknow: Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Sunday told businessme
asianage / Posted 6 minutes ago
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Sunday told businessmen that it was imperative to win the trust of the people and said the real estate sector was facing the “challenge” of meeting their expectations. “Trust is the base of... Read more
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CNBC
Private equity giant KKR nears deal to buy health website WebMD, deal may come as early as MondayPrivate equity firm KKR is nearing an all-cash deal to acquire WebMD Health, a
CNBC / Posted 10 minutes ago
Private equity firm KKR is nearing an all-cash deal to acquire WebMD Health, a U.S. online health publisher with a market capitalization of $2.1 billion, people familiar with the matter said on Sunday. The deal would bring under one roof WebMD's... Read more
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Reuters
KKR nears deal to acquire WebMD(Reuters) - Private equity firm KKR & Co LLP (KKR.N) is nearing an all-cash dea
Reuters / Posted 10 minutes ago
(Reuters) - Private equity firm KKR & Co LLP (KKR.N) is nearing an all-cash deal to acquire WebMD Health Corp (WBMD.O), a U.S. online health publisher with a market capitalization of $2.1 billion, people familiar with the matter said on Sunday. The... Read more
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Reuters
Leucadia shares could gain as Jefferies, National Beef rebound: Barron'sNEW YORK (Reuters) - Shares of Leucadia National Corp (LUK.N) stand to rise abo
Reuters / Posted 10 minutes ago
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Shares of Leucadia National Corp (LUK.N) stand to rise about 15 percent as some of the conglomerate's key holdings bounce back, according to a Barron's article published on Sunday. The bump could come as investment bank... Read more
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Fort McMurray Today
Sears Canada faces calls for boycottTORONTO — Sears Canada is facing a social media campaign calling for a boycott
Fort McMurray Today / Posted 12 minutes ago
TORONTO — Sears Canada is facing a social media campaign calling for a boycott after the company said it planned on paying millions in bonuses to keep executives on board during restructuring, despite not offering severance to laid-off workers. The... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Big four banks slash lending to coal minersAustralia's big banks have slammed the brakes on project finance lending to exp
Brisbane Times / Posted 12 minutes ago
Australia's big banks have slammed the brakes on project finance lending to expand the coal industry since late 2015, but are still lending billions for other fossil fuel developments, environmental finance group Market Forces says. ANZ and... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Aramex board decision looms for Australia Post boss Ahmed FahourThere is one more momentous decision that needs to be made by the Australia Pos
Brisbane Times / Posted 12 minutes ago
There is one more momentous decision that needs to be made by the Australia Post board before Ahmed Fahour hangs up his postie hat this Friday: Will he retain the board seat at Dubai logistics group, Aramex. Our postie spent more than $200 million... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Online calls to #BoycottSearsCanada over treatment of ex-employeesTORONTO — Sears Canada is facing a social media campaign calling for a boycott
Calgary Sun / Posted 17 minutes ago
TORONTO — Sears Canada is facing a social media campaign calling for a boycott after the company said it planned on paying millions in bonuses to keep executives on board during restructuring, despite not offering severance to laid-off workers. The... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Sears Canada faces calls for boycottTORONTO — Sears Canada is facing a social media campaign calling for a boycott
Sarnia Observer / Posted 20 minutes ago
TORONTO — Sears Canada is facing a social media campaign calling for a boycott after the company said it planned on paying millions in bonuses to keep executives on board during restructuring, despite not offering severance to laid-off workers. The... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
State awards federally-funded grants to communitiesBOSTON (AP) — Dozens of communities around Massachusetts are sharing $30.5 mill
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 22 minutes ago
BOSTON (AP) — Dozens of communities around Massachusetts are sharing $30.5 million in federally-funded community development block grants. Republican Gov. Charlie Baker's administration announced the awards last week, saying the money would help... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Sears Canada faces calls for boycottTORONTO — Sears Canada is facing a social media campaign calling for a boycott
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 23 minutes ago
TORONTO — Sears Canada is facing a social media campaign calling for a boycott after the company said it planned on paying millions in bonuses to keep executives on board during restructuring, despite not offering severance to laid-off workers. The... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Sears Canada faces calls for boycottTORONTO — Sears Canada is facing a social media campaign calling for a boycott
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 23 minutes ago
TORONTO — Sears Canada is facing a social media campaign calling for a boycott after the company said it planned on paying millions in bonuses to keep executives on board during restructuring, despite not offering severance to laid-off workers. The... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Sears Canada faces calls for boycottTORONTO — Sears Canada is facing a social media campaign calling for a boycott
Chatham Daily News / Posted 25 minutes ago
TORONTO — Sears Canada is facing a social media campaign calling for a boycott after the company said it planned on paying millions in bonuses to keep executives on board during restructuring, despite not offering severance to laid-off workers. The... Read more
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Boston Herald
Average US gas prices rise a penny, reversing 11-week trendCAMARILLO, Calif. — The average price of a gallon of regular-grade gasoline ros
Boston Herald / Posted 26 minutes ago
CAMARILLO, Calif. — The average price of a gallon of regular-grade gasoline rose about a penny nationally over the past two weeks, to $2.32. Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg of the Lundberg Survey said Sunday that the slight increase comes after 11... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Sears Canada faces calls for boycottTORONTO — Sears Canada is facing a social media campaign calling for a boycott
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 29 minutes ago
TORONTO — Sears Canada is facing a social media campaign calling for a boycott after the company said it planned on paying millions in bonuses to keep executives on board during restructuring, despite not offering severance to laid-off workers. The... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Sears Canada faces calls for boycottTORONTO — Sears Canada is facing a social media campaign calling for a boycott
Welland Tribune / Posted 31 minutes ago
TORONTO — Sears Canada is facing a social media campaign calling for a boycott after the company said it planned on paying millions in bonuses to keep executives on board during restructuring, despite not offering severance to laid-off workers. The... Read more
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WA Today
Aramex board decision looms for Australia Post boss Ahmed FahourThere is one more momentous decision that needs to be made by the Australia Pos
WA Today / Posted 31 minutes ago
There is one more momentous decision that needs to be made by the Australia Post board before Ahmed Fahour hangs up his postie hat this Friday: Will he retain the board seat at Dubai logistics group, Aramex. Our postie spent more than $200 million... Read more
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WA Today
Stronger dollar, weaker inflation, could check rate hawksThe strengthening Australian dollar threatens to subdue consumer price inflatio
WA Today / Posted 31 minutes ago
The strengthening Australian dollar threatens to subdue consumer price inflation by putting a lid on import prices, complicating Reserve Bank of Australia hopes to start lifting its record low cash rate in line with other central banks. While... Read more
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WA Today
Big four banks slash lending to coal minersAustralia's big banks have slammed the brakes on project finance lending to exp
WA Today / Posted 31 minutes ago
Australia's big banks have slammed the brakes on project finance lending to expand the coal industry since late 2015, but are still lending billions for other fossil fuel developments, environmental finance group Market Forces says. ANZ and... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
State awards federally-funded grants to communitiesBOSTON (AP) — Dozens of communities around Massachusetts are sharing $30.5 mill
WWLP Springfield / Posted 34 minutes ago
BOSTON (AP) — Dozens of communities around Massachusetts are sharing $30.5 million in federally-funded community development block grants. Republican Gov. Charlie Baker’s administration announced the awards last week, saying the money would help... Read more
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The Hindu
Taming inflationary expectationsThe official inflation rate dipped to 1.5% last month, the lowest in almost two
The Hindu / Posted 38 minutes ago
The official inflation rate dipped to 1.5% last month, the lowest in almost two decades. Inflation is a politically more sensitive challenge than joblessness for the simple reason that it affects everyone, whether you have a job or not. India’s... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Sears Canada faces calls for boycottTORONTO — Sears Canada is facing a social media campaign calling for a boycott
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 40 minutes ago
TORONTO — Sears Canada is facing a social media campaign calling for a boycott after the company said it planned on paying millions in bonuses to keep executives on board during restructuring, despite not offering severance to laid-off workers. The... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Average US gas prices rise a penny, reversing 11-week trendCAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) - The average price of a gallon of regular-grade gasolin
KTVN Reno / Posted 41 minutes ago
CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) - The average price of a gallon of regular-grade gasoline rose about a penny nationally over the past two weeks, to $2.32. Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg of the Lundberg Survey said Sunday that the slight increase comes... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Why VIX 'Acceleration Events' And Extreme Short Interest Signal "Clear Path To Uglier Scenarios"Authored by Peter Tchir via Brean Capital, VIX ETFs and ETNs We take a deeper
Zero Hedge / Posted 41 minutes ago
Authored by Peter Tchir via Brean Capital, VIX ETFs and ETNs We take a deeper dive into the strange world of VIX ETFs and ETNs. We take a quick look at the incredible short interest in both the long VIX products and the short VIX products. This... Read more
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Fortune
How Netflix Founder Reed Hastings Got $300 Million Richer in a WeekAfter Netflix released the report last Monday, its stock opened at $176.13 on T
Fortune / Posted 42 minutes ago
After Netflix released the report last Monday, its stock opened at $176.13 on Tuesday, hitting an all-time high and climbing to $184.91 during the day. The stock continued to rise during the week and closed at $188.54 on Friday.... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Busy 2nd quarter for Legislature, Snyder with 88 bills signed into lawLANSING, MICH. - From the 2017-18 budget to making female genital mutilation a
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 44 minutes ago
LANSING, MICH. - From the 2017-18 budget to making female genital mutilation a crime to legalizing switchblades, the Michigan Legislature had a productive second quarter of the year, getting 88 bills passed through both chambers and signed into law... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Average US gas prices rise a penny, reversing 11-week trendCAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) - The average price of a gallon of regular-grade gasolin
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 48 minutes ago
CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) - The average price of a gallon of regular-grade gasoline rose about a penny nationally over the past two weeks, to $2.32. Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg of the Lundberg Survey said Sunday that the slight increase comes... Read more
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