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WA Today
What business really wants from your loyalty cardThe promise of a free lunch can be mightily alluring. And for people like Leon
WA Today / Posted a minute ago
The promise of a free lunch can be mightily alluring. And for people like Leona Watson, juggling multiple credit cards, shopper schemes and frequent flyer accounts means that supposedly mythical pro-gratis meal can become a veritable... Read more
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WA Today
Out for the count. CBA's financial planners next to go?A day after Commonwealth Bank announced the sale of its life insurance arm and
WA Today / Posted a minute ago
A day after Commonwealth Bank announced the sale of its life insurance arm and flagged the potential spinoff its global asset management business, speculation is rife that it will put up the flag on its financial planning businesses Count Financial... Read more
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WA Today
Consumers left behind by designers of power systemThe soaring price of electricity is testament to the disastrous failure of a ma
WA Today / Posted a minute ago
The soaring price of electricity is testament to the disastrous failure of a major item on the 1990s agenda of micro-economic reform – establishing a national electricity market. In practice, nothing worked out the way the reformers' economic... Read more
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Billboard
T-Mobile, Sprint Nearing Mega Wireless DealWireless giants T-Mobile US and Sprint are nearing an agreement on terms of a m
Billboard / Posted 2 minutes ago
Wireless giants T-Mobile US and Sprint are nearing an agreement on terms of a mega-deal that would merge the two and create a company that could better compete with AT&T and Verizon. Reuters reported the news Friday, citing unnamed people familiar... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Mississippi lawyers named for 2018 edition of Best Lawyers2018 Edition of Best Lawyers is the oldest peer-review publication in the legal
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 3 minutes ago
2018 Edition of Best Lawyers is the oldest peer-review publication in the legal profession. Best Lawyers has published it list for over three decades as a source of legal referrals. Lawyers on the Best Lawyers in America list are divided by... Read more
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News.com.au
Homes cost $100k less to build than buyBuilding a home can often cost cheaper than buying a move-in ready home. Photo
News.com.au / Posted 4 minutes ago
Building a home can often cost cheaper than buying a move-in ready home. Photo by Chris Groenhout. Source:Supplied SYDNEY homebuyers can save more than $100,000 by building their dream house rather than buying a ready-to-move-in property. Analysis... Read more
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Sun Star
Negative image among EuropeansEUROPEAN executives in the Philippines admit that marketing the country as a to
Sun Star / Posted 4 minutes ago
EUROPEAN executives in the Philippines admit that marketing the country as a tourism and investment destination has become a difficult task. Guenter Taus, European Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines (ECCP) president, said the conflicts in the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
US stock indexes waver in early trading; oil flatThe major U.S. stock indexes wavered in early trading Friday as losses by techn
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 minutes ago
The major U.S. stock indexes wavered in early trading Friday as losses by technology companies mostly outweighed gains by oil companies. Financial stocks also headed lower as bond yields declined. Oil prices were flat. KEEPING SCORE: The Standard &... Read more
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Missoulian
Good government is not cheapGood government requires adequate tax revenues. The United States needs “good g
Missoulian / Posted 5 minutes ago
Good government requires adequate tax revenues. The United States needs “good government” as well as “life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.” Why state the obvious? Because many seem to deny this reality! State Sen. Llew Jones (Missoulian,... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Trix with artificial flavors is coming back after customer complaintsNEW YORK — It’s nice to eat healthy. Other times, you just want artificial flav
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 6 minutes ago
NEW YORK — It’s nice to eat healthy. Other times, you just want artificial flavoring in your cereal. General Mills gets that now. A year and a half after the company removed artificial colors and flavors from its Trix cereal, it’s bringing them... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Marc Anthony Pleads for Help for Puerto Rico After MariaMarc Anthony is pleading for help for Puerto Rico, which has been devastated af
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 6 minutes ago
Marc Anthony is pleading for help for Puerto Rico, which has been devastated after being pummeled by Hurricanes Maria and Irma. Authorities say the island may be without power for at least four months following Hurricane Maria, which hit the U.S.... Read more
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The Hindu
Previous govts hated developmentPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday lashed out at previous governments, sayi
The Hindu / Posted 7 minutes ago
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday lashed out at previous governments, saying they seemed to hate development and “looted” public money to win elections. Starting his two-day visit to Varanasi, Mr. Modi gifted schemes worth Rs 1,000 crore to his... Read more
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The Register Citizen
US stock indexes waver in early trading; oil flatThe major U.S. stock indexes wavered in early trading Friday as losses by techn
The Register Citizen / Posted 7 minutes ago
The major U.S. stock indexes wavered in early trading Friday as losses by technology companies mostly outweighed gains by oil companies. Financial stocks also headed lower as bond yields declined. Oil prices were flat. KEEPING SCORE: The Standard &... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Marc Anthony pleads for help for Puerto Rico after MariaNEW YORK (AP) - Marc Anthony is pleading for help for Puerto Rico, which has be
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 7 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Marc Anthony is pleading for help for Puerto Rico, which has been devastated after being pummeled by Hurricanes Maria and Irma. Authorities say the island may be without power for at least four months following Hurricane Maria, which... Read more
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The Hindu
Rupee recovers from 6-month low, ends 2 paise higherShowing a smart resilience against heightened global volatility, the rupee toda
The Hindu / Posted 7 minutes ago
Showing a smart resilience against heightened global volatility, the rupee today clawed back its lost territory to recover from its near-six-month low and ended a marginal 2 paise higher at 64.79 per dollar. Escalating geopolitical tensions in the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Pound drops during May's Brexit speechThe pound fell to a daily low against both the US dollar and euro as investors
The Courier Mail / Posted 8 minutes ago
The pound fell to a daily low against both the US dollar and euro as investors reacted to Prime Minister's Theresa May's Brexit speech in Florence. On Friday, Sterling was down 0.6 per cent versus the US dollar at 1.350, having only been 0.2 per... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Marc Anthony Pleads for Help for Puerto Rico After MariaMarc Anthony is pleading for help for Puerto Rico, which has been devastated af
NBC Connecticut / Posted 9 minutes ago
Marc Anthony is pleading for help for Puerto Rico, which has been devastated after being pummeled by Hurricanes Maria and Irma. Authorities say the island may be without power for at least four months following Hurricane Maria, which hit the U.S.... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Tod's focuses on high-end products without a chief designerMILAN: Italy's Tod's will press ahead without a chief designer, Group' Chairman
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 minutes ago
MILAN: Italy's Tod's will press ahead without a chief designer, Group' Chairman Diego Della Valle said on Friday after its Spring Summer 2018 catwalk show in Milan. The luxury group said in August it would make short-term sacrifices in margins and... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Second Largest Week Of Tech Inflows EverThe tech scare, which hit earlier this summer, is long forgotten and clearly ov
Zero Hedge / Posted 10 minutes ago
The tech scare, which hit earlier this summer, is long forgotten and clearly over because according to the latest EPFR data compiled by Bank of America, the past week saw the second largest week of inflows to tech on record ($1.0bn) and the largest... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"No News Is Bad News": May Calls For 2 Year brexit "Transition Period", No Mention Of Early DepartureTheresa May's speech has concluded, and while she did not confirm prior rumors
Zero Hedge / Posted 10 minutes ago
Theresa May's speech has concluded, and while she did not confirm prior rumors that she may call for early EU departure prior to 2019, cable is lower on what has been called a "no news is bad news" speech, because as Danske Bank said, May's remarks... Read more
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Fortune
Chinese Companies Succeed at Home. Can They Export Their Success?Greetings from San Francisco, where Thursday night I helped host a 100-strong d
Fortune / Posted 12 minutes ago
Greetings from San Francisco, where Thursday night I helped host a 100-strong delegation from Guangzhou, China. We gathered for dinner at the plush St. Regis Hotel with Silicon Valley’s best and brightest to discuss Chinese innovation. Those last... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Tech, banks lead U.S. stock indexes lowerMany in Mexico believed structures that survived the 1985 earthquake were safe.
Los Angeles Times / Posted 13 minutes ago
Many in Mexico believed structures that survived the 1985 earthquake were safe. Hurricane Maria left a historic trail of destruction across Puerto Rico. Special Counsel Robert Mueller has sought documents related to President Trump's actions while in... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Marc Anthony pleads for help for Puerto Rico after MariaNEW YORK (AP) - Marc Anthony is pleading for help for Puerto Rico, which has be
Hawaii News Now / Posted 13 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Marc Anthony is pleading for help for Puerto Rico, which has been devastated after being pummeled by Hurricanes Maria and Irma. Authorities say the island may be without power for at least four months following Hurricane Maria, which... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Trix With Artificial Flavors is Coming Back After Customer ComplaintsSometimes, it’s nice to eat healthy. Other times, you just want artificial flav
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 14 minutes ago
Sometimes, it’s nice to eat healthy. Other times, you just want artificial flavoring in your cereal. General Mills gets that now. A year and a half after the company removed artificial colors and flavors from its Trix cereal, it’s bringing them... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Toys R Us plans to hire thousands of seasonal workers despite bankruptcyToys R Us Inc. said Thursday that it plans to again hire thousands of part-time
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 15 minutes ago
Toys R Us Inc. said Thursday that it plans to again hire thousands of part-time workers nationwide for the holiday shopping season despite the toy chain’s bankruptcy filing this week. The company did not specify the number of additional hires for... Read more
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The Age
Sydney's future: Concrete, asphalt and steel as greed overwhelms public benefit"We're building Sydney's future!" declare the hoardings. And they're right. Tha
The Age / Posted 16 minutes ago
"We're building Sydney's future!" declare the hoardings. And they're right. That's what scares me. For it's a future that reduces this intricate and leafy heart of old Sydney to a concrete-and-steel cacophony; fast, featureless and corporate-minded.... Read more
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The Age
Consumers left behind by designers of power systemThe soaring price of electricity is testament to the disastrous failure of a ma
The Age / Posted 16 minutes ago
The soaring price of electricity is testament to the disastrous failure of a major item on the 1990s agenda of micro-economic reform – establishing a national electricity market. In practice, nothing worked out the way the reformers' economic... Read more
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The Age
What business really wants from your loyalty cardThe promise of a free lunch can be mightily alluring. And for people like Leon
The Age / Posted 16 minutes ago
The promise of a free lunch can be mightily alluring. And for people like Leona Watson, juggling multiple credit cards, shopper schemes and frequent flyer accounts means that supposedly mythical pro-gratis meal can become a veritable... Read more
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The Age
Out for the count. Is CBA's financial planning arm next to go?A day after Commonwealth Bank announced the sale of its life insurance arm and
The Age / Posted 16 minutes ago
A day after Commonwealth Bank announced the sale of its life insurance arm and flagged the potential spinoff its global asset management business, speculation is rife that it will put up the flag on its financial planning businesses Count Financial... Read more
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Market Watch
U.S. Steel's stock drops, as steel prices poised to fall after Trump attack on importsShares of U.S. Steel Corp. X, -3.53% sank 3.8% in morning trade Friday toward a
Market Watch / Posted 17 minutes ago
Shares of U.S. Steel Corp. X, -3.53% sank 3.8% in morning trade Friday toward a one-month low, after Cowen & Co. downgraded the steelmaker, citing the belief that steel and iron ore prices were poised to move lower. Analyst Novid Rassouli cut his... Read more
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