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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 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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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 a minute 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 a minute 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 a minute 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 a minute 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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Manila Bulletin
Bank lending growth slows down in July Commercial banks’ outstanding loans grew 13.5 percent year-on-year in July to
Bank lending growth slows down in July
Manila Bulletin / Posted a minute ago
Commercial banks’ outstanding loans grew 13.5 percent year-on-year in July to P4.46- trillion net of reverse repurchase (RRP) placements on expanding activities from the real estate and retail sectors, the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Big sugar fighting to protect a sweet deal with US lawmakersBig sugar fighting to protect a sweet deal with US lawmakers A sweet deal for
Big sugar fighting to protect a sweet deal with US lawmakers
Manila Bulletin / Posted a minute ago
Big sugar fighting to protect a sweet deal with US lawmakers A sweet deal for American sugar farmers is compounding delays in a proposed trade agreement affecting 40 percent of the world’s economy. The commodity has become a sticky subject in talks... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
US stocks dip as volatile week winds down Specialist William Bott works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Tu
US stocks dip as volatile week winds down
Manila Bulletin / Posted a minute ago
Specialist William Bott works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Tuesday, July 7, 2015, in New York. Global stocks mostly fell on Tuesday as Greece’s spiraling crisis kept investors on edge and as... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
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
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted a minute 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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Market Watch
Where every Fed member stands on raising interest ratesFederal Reserve There are diverging views about interest rates at the Federal
Where every Fed member stands on raising interest rates
Market Watch / Posted 2 minutes ago
Federal Reserve There are diverging views about interest rates at the Federal Reserve. There should be plenty of debate when Federal Reserve officials gather in mid-September to determine whether to hike interest rates for the first time since the... Read more
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Market Watch
U.S. dollar flipped a time-tested investing trend on its head this weekU.S. stocks and the dollar have been moving in tandem this week. An unusual tr
U.S. dollar flipped a time-tested investing trend on its head this week
Market Watch / Posted 2 minutes ago
U.S. stocks and the dollar have been moving in tandem this week. An unusual trend in the relationship between the dollar and U.S. stocks emerged during this week’s global stock-market selloff. Though both U.S. stocks and the dollar have been... Read more
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Market Watch
GameStop stock tumbles as Benchmark analyst shouts sellShares of GameStop Corp. GME, -5.51% tumbled more than 8.5% Friday morning foll
GameStop stock tumbles as Benchmark analyst shouts sell
Market Watch / Posted 2 minutes ago
Shares of GameStop Corp. GME, -5.51% tumbled more than 8.5% Friday morning following a very bearish analyst note and downgrade on the company's stock by Benchmark. Analysts at Benchmark cut their rating to sell from hold following GameStop's... Read more
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Market Watch
Ashley Madison CEO Noel Biderman steps downNoel Biderman, the 44-year-old Avid Life Media chief executive officer who runs
Ashley Madison CEO Noel Biderman steps down
Market Watch / Posted 2 minutes ago
Noel Biderman, the 44-year-old Avid Life Media chief executive officer who runs the controversial extramarital dating site Ashley Madison, has stepped down, effective immediately. The company will be led by its existing senior management team until a... Read more
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Market Watch
Aguilar says SEC waiver process, especially denials, should be more transparentLuis Aguilar, a Democrat commissioner on the Securities and Exchange Commission
Aguilar says SEC waiver process, especially denials, should be more transparent
Market Watch / Posted 2 minutes ago
Luis Aguilar, a Democrat commissioner on the Securities and Exchange Commission whose term expired in June but whose successor has not yet been appointed, said in a statement on Thursday that the agency needs to enhance transparency and clarity for... Read more
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Market Watch
Abercrombie & Fitch upgraded to sector perform at RBC Capital MarketsAbercrombie & Fitch ANF, +6.00% has been upgraded to sector perform from underp
Abercrombie & Fitch upgraded to sector perform at RBC Capital Markets
Market Watch / Posted 2 minutes ago
Abercrombie & Fitch ANF, +6.00% has been upgraded to sector perform from underperform at RBC Capital Markets based on improvement at the company's teen-targeted Hollister brand. The underperform rating had been based on the long-term need for an... Read more
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Market Watch
This is why you never use a market order during a selloffThe trouble with lengthy bull markets is that we can get a little too complacen
This is why you never use a market order during a selloff
Market Watch / Posted 2 minutes ago
The trouble with lengthy bull markets is that we can get a little too complacent. It is sort of like the frog in a pot of water on the stove. As the water heats up, the frog just gets more comfortable and doesn't jump out of the pot. And then it's... Read more
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Market Watch
Google co-founder Sergey Brin sold company stock as it tumbled early this weekGoogle Inc. GOOG, -1.94% Co-Founder Sergey Brin disclosed in a regulatory filin
Google co-founder Sergey Brin sold company stock as it tumbled early this week
Market Watch / Posted 2 minutes ago
Google Inc. GOOG, -1.94% Co-Founder Sergey Brin disclosed in a regulatory filing Thursday that he sold 33,332 shares of the Internet giant's Class A common stock GOOGL, -2.01% as prices fell to near six-week lows. Brin sold 16,666 shares on Monday in... Read more
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Market Watch
10 money stories you might have missed but shouldn’t haveMarketWatch rounded up the 10 most interesting stories published over the past
10 money stories you might have missed but shouldn’t have
Market Watch / Posted 2 minutes ago
MarketWatch rounded up the 10 most interesting stories published over the past week that might have been overlooked in light of the stock-market turmoil. Tim Cook’s email “I certainly could see, in some circumstances, where the SEC would want to... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Rivertowns - Hastings, Dobbs Ferry, Ardsley
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 - Rivertowns - Hastings, Dobbs Ferry, Ardsley / 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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Investopedia
iShares US Oil&Gas Explor&ProdtnThe iShares U.S. Oil & Gas Exploration & Production ETF (NYSEARCA: IEO) was est
iShares US Oil&Gas Explor&Prodtn
Investopedia / Posted 3 minutes ago
The iShares U.S. Oil & Gas Exploration & Production ETF (NYSEARCA: IEO) was established by BlackRock iShares on May 1, 2006 and traded on the New York Stock Exchange Arca. The fund seeks to provide investors with exposure to the U.S. oil and gas... Read more
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Investopedia
iShares MSCI KLD 400 SocialSince the inception of the ETF (NYSEARCA: DSI) on Nov. 14, 2006, issued by Bla
iShares MSCI KLD 400 Social
Investopedia / Posted 3 minutes ago
Since the inception of the ETF (NYSEARCA: DSI) on Nov. 14, 2006, issued by BlackRock iShares, the ETF has generated an annualized 6.64% market price return, as of July 31, 2015. Investors should note past returns are not... Read more
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Investopedia
iShares Morningstar Small-Cap ValueThe Fund (NYSEARCA: JKL) is an exchange-traded fund (ETF) that seeks to provid
iShares Morningstar Small-Cap Value
Investopedia / Posted 3 minutes ago
The Fund (NYSEARCA: JKL) is an exchange-traded fund (ETF) that seeks to provide investors with returns that correspond to the performance of the Morningstar Small Value Index, the fund's benchmark index. The fund... Read more
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Investopedia
PowerShares S&P 500 Downside HedgedThe (NYSEARCA: PHDG) is an actively managed exchange-traded fund, or ETF, that
PowerShares S&P 500 Downside Hedged
Investopedia / Posted 3 minutes ago
The (NYSEARCA: PHDG) is an actively managed exchange-traded fund, or ETF, that seeks to provide investors with returns that correspond to the performance of the S&P 500 Dynamic VECQTOR Index, the fund's benchmark... Read more
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Investopedia
Guggenheim Enhanced Short DurThe ation ETF (GSY) is an exchange-traded fund (ETF) issued by Guggenheim on Fe
Guggenheim Enhanced Short Dur
Investopedia / Posted 3 minutes ago
The ation ETF (GSY) is an exchange-traded fund (ETF) issued by Guggenheim on Feb. 12, 2008. The fund implements a low-duration strategy seeking to outperform the Barclays Capital 1-3 Month U.S. Treasury Bill Index, while... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Eastchester
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 - Eastchester / Posted 4 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 - White Plains
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 - White Plains / Posted 5 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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Canberra Times
Home - Fairfax Media LimitedFairfax Media Fairfax Media Limited [ASX:FXJ] is a leading multi-platform medi
Home - Fairfax Media Limited
Canberra Times / Posted 5 minutes ago
Fairfax Media Fairfax Media Limited [ASX:FXJ] is a leading multi-platform media company in Australasia. The group comprises metropolitan, rural, regional and community mastheads and serves its audiences through high-quality, independent journalism... Read more
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Grainnet.com
Russian Government Involvement Harms Grain MarketBy Alan Tracy, USW President Russia has a long history of government involveme
Russian Government Involvement Harms Grain Market
Grainnet.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
By Alan Tracy, USW President Russia has a long history of government involvement in the grain business. The old Soviet Union's collectivization of agriculture and its suppression of Ukraine took it from a major grain exporter to, by the mid-1970s,... Read more
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Grainnet.com
2015 U.S. Soft Red Wheat Crop Quality Impacted By Wet Growing SeasonThe USW 2015/16 SRW crop quality survey is complete and the full report will be
2015 U.S. Soft Red Wheat Crop Quality Impacted By Wet Growing Season
Grainnet.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
The USW 2015/16 SRW crop quality survey is complete and the full report will be available soon at http://www.uswheat.org/cropQuality. Great Plains Analytical Laboratory in Kansas City, MO, collected and analyzed 519 samples from 18 reporting areas... Read more
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KIMA Yakima
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
KIMA Yakima / Posted 5 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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