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The Tampa Tribune
Hernando budget for 2017-18 includes slight increase in tax rateBROOKSVILLE — The Hernando County Commission has given tentative approval to a
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 2 minutes ago
BROOKSVILLE — The Hernando County Commission has given tentative approval to a $452.9 million budget, funded partially by a property tax rate that is slightly higher than last year. County officials said the increase was needed to help stabilize the... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Largo's property tax rate to riseLARGO — City commissioners on Tuesday approved a higher property tax rate for n
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 2 minutes ago
LARGO — City commissioners on Tuesday approved a higher property tax rate for next year. The rate of about $5.74 for every $1,000 of assessed, taxable value will cost a resident with a home valued at $100,000, after exemptions, $574, about $37 more... Read more
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EuroNews
IMF tells France to spell out spending cutsPARIS (Reuters) – France must lose no time spelling out detailed plans to rein
EuroNews / Posted 2 minutes ago
PARIS (Reuters) – France must lose no time spelling out detailed plans to rein in spending, which will make or break President Emmanuel Macron’s plans for overhauling the economy, the International Monetary Fund said on Thursday. The IMF will... Read more
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The Irish Times
UK unexpectedly posts smallest August budget deficit in a decadeBritain unexpectedly posted its smallest budget deficit for any August since 20
The Irish Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
Britain unexpectedly posted its smallest budget deficit for any August since 2007, helped by record sales tax revenues that could give chancellor of the exchequer Philip Hammond room to relax his grip on spending in an upcoming budget. The deficit... Read more
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Market Watch
How to pick smarter investments in your U.S. Thrift Savings PlanNearly five million people have some or all of their retirement savings in the
Market Watch / Posted 2 minutes ago
Nearly five million people have some or all of their retirement savings in the U.S. government’s Thrift Savings Plan (TSP), and many of them probably aren’t managing it to its full potential benefit. The TSP is the government’s equivalent of a... Read more
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Market Watch
Puerto Rico’s bondholders worried after Hurricane Maria turns out lightsWinds lash the coastal city of Fajardo as Hurricane Maria approaches Puerto Ric
Market Watch / Posted 2 minutes ago
Winds lash the coastal city of Fajardo as Hurricane Maria approaches Puerto Rico, on September 19, 2017. Maria headed towards the Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico after battering the eastern Caribbean island of Dominica, with the US National Hurricane... Read more
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Market Watch
If the SEC were a company, its hack disclosure would have to be reported to the SECJay Clayton, chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission For good
Market Watch / Posted 2 minutes ago
Jay Clayton, chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission For good reason, MarketWatch gives companies that try to obscure their corporate disclosures a hard time. Made-up metrics, inconsistent disclosures, mixed-up tables — it’s the... Read more
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Market Watch
Another strong gain in leading indicators points to U.S. economy picking up speedThe U.S. economy is accelerating, according to the leading economic indicators.
Market Watch / Posted 2 minutes ago
The U.S. economy is accelerating, according to the leading economic indicators. A broad measure of U.S. economy posted another large increase in August, the latest in a string of strong readings that point to faster growth in the months ahead. The... Read more
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Market Watch
What AMD’s deal with Tesla means for Nvidia and IntelAMD is cutting into Nvidia’s early lead in artificial intelligence for cars. P
Market Watch / Posted 2 minutes ago
AMD is cutting into Nvidia’s early lead in artificial intelligence for cars. Please click here for an intraday annotated chart of AMD. The most important information for investors to glean from the chart is that the VUD indicator stays strongly... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
SEC reveals hack, possibility info was used for tradingThe federal agency responsible for ensuring that markets function as they shoul
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 3 minutes ago
The federal agency responsible for ensuring that markets function as they should and for protecting investors was hacked last year and the intruders may have used the nonpublic information they obtained to profit illegally. The disclosure arrived... Read more
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The Register
Outgoing Cisco exec chair John Chambers joins Sprinklr boardOutgoing Cisco executive chairman John Chambers is to join the board of directo
The Register / Posted 3 minutes ago
Outgoing Cisco executive chairman John Chambers is to join the board of directors on social media management outfit Sprinklr, no doubt the first of many non-exec roles the former Switchzilla boss will hold. Chambers was at the helm of Cisco during... Read more
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PR.com
Cathy Robertson of T.E. Johnson & Sons, Inc. Elected to the North Carolina Association of Realtors Property Management Division Board of Governors Winston-Salem, NC, September 21, 2017 --(PR.com)-- At the recent meeting of t
PR.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
Winston-Salem, NC, September 21, 2017 --(PR.com)-- At the recent meeting of the North Carolina... Read more
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Western Advocate
Hong Kong holds title as world’s most visited city for seventh year in a rowHong Kong has been named the world's favourite tourism destination. A skyscrap
Western Advocate / Posted 7 minutes ago
Hong Kong has been named the world's favourite tourism destination. A skyscraper-studded skyline. A culture of colourful traditions. A shopper's paradise. It is no surprise that for the seventh consecutive year, Hong Kong is the world's most... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Amazon algorithm suggests people buy bomb materialsRepresentatives from Amazon.com say they're taking another look at the website'
KTXS Abilene / Posted 8 minutes ago
Representatives from Amazon.com say they're taking another look at the website's algorithms after it suggested users buy bomb-making materials in its "Frequently bought together" and "Customers who bought this also bought" features. Representatives... Read more
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CTV News
Conference Board expects 3.1 per cent growth this year, 2.0 per cent in 2018OTTAWA - The Conference Board of Canada says it expects the economy to grow by
CTV News / Posted 9 minutes ago
OTTAWA - The Conference Board of Canada says it expects the economy to grow by 3.1 per cent this year, but cautioned growth will slow over the second half and into next year. Growth is forecast to slow to two per cent in 2018 due to slower consumer... Read more
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CTV News
How 2 university students are turning note-taking into cashA pair of university students in Ontario has found a way to turn meticulous not
CTV News / Posted 9 minutes ago
A pair of university students in Ontario has found a way to turn meticulous note-taking into profit. Roman Grod and Martin Lebed, second-year students at Wilfrid Laurier University in Waterloo, Ont., co-founded classfeed.ca, an online marketplace... Read more
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CTV News
Toronto family on the hook for $37K commission after failed home purchaseA Toronto family who decided to walk away from a new house they agreed to buy s
CTV News / Posted 9 minutes ago
A Toronto family who decided to walk away from a new house they agreed to buy says they are shocked to find out they still have to pay real estate commissions, even though the deal never went through Marcello and Anita Mastroianni decided this past... Read more
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CTV News
Freeland, EU minister celebrate landmark trade deal Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland gestures to High Representative of
CTV News / Posted 9 minutes ago
Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland gestures to High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the European Commission Federica... Read more
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CTV News
ATM at 50: An oddity then, but it changed consumer behaviourNEW YORK -- An automated teller machine. The cash machine. In Britain, a cashpo
CTV News / Posted 9 minutes ago
NEW YORK -- An automated teller machine. The cash machine. In Britain, a cashpoint. ATMs, known for spitting out $20 bills (and imposing fees if you pick the wrong one), turn 50 years old this year. They're ubiquitous -- and possibly still a... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Fed agency urging corporate cybersecurity upgrades is hackedThe federal agency responsible for ensuring that markets function as they shoul
Greenwich Time / Posted 10 minutes ago
The federal agency responsible for ensuring that markets function as they should and for protecting investors was hacked last year and the intruders may have used the nonpublic information they obtained to profit illegally. The disclosure arrived... Read more
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Greenwich Time
US stock indexes edge lower in morning trading; oil fallingU.S. stock indexes edged lower in morning trading Thursday, wiping out modest g
Greenwich Time / Posted 10 minutes ago
U.S. stock indexes edged lower in morning trading Thursday, wiping out modest gains from a day earlier. Investors were sizing up the latest batch of company earnings and deal news. Technology stocks were down the most. Supermarket operators and other... Read more
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Daily Herald
US stock indexes edge lower in morning trading; oil fallingU.S. stock indexes edged lower in morning trading Thursday, wiping out modest g
Daily Herald / Posted 11 minutes ago
U.S. stock indexes edged lower in morning trading Thursday, wiping out modest gains from a day earlier. Investors were sizing up the latest batch of company earnings and deal news. Technology stocks were down the most. Supermarket operators and other... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Amazon algorithm suggests people buy bomb materialsRepresentatives from Amazon.com say they're taking another look at the website'
KECI Missoula / Posted 11 minutes ago
Representatives from Amazon.com say they're taking another look at the website's algorithms after it suggested users buy bomb-making materials in its "Frequently bought together" and "Customers who bought this also bought" features. Representatives... Read more
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Daily Herald
Fed agency urging corporate cybersecurity upgrades is hackedFILE- In this March 23, 2017, file photo, Securities and Exchange Commission (S
Daily Herald / Posted 11 minutes ago
FILE- In this March 23, 2017, file photo, Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Chairman nominee Jay Clayton testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington at his confirmation hearing before the Senate Banking Committee. The SEC says a cyber breach of a... Read more
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Gulf News
WTO says global trade rebounding, protectionism still a riskCommerce expected to grow by 3.6% in 2017, well above last year’s 1.3% GENEVAG
Gulf News / Posted 12 minutes ago
Commerce expected to grow by 3.6% in 2017, well above last year’s 1.3% GENEVAGlobal trade is rebounding strongly but risks remain, the World Trade Organisation (WTO) said on Thursday, with commerce expected to grow by 3.6 per cent in 2017, well... Read more
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Gulf News
Compliance with oil output reduction pact ‘very good’ — KuwaitKuwaiti Oil Minister Essam Al Marzouq said compliance with Opec-led oil output
Gulf News / Posted 12 minutes ago
Kuwaiti Oil Minister Essam Al Marzouq said compliance with Opec-led oil output cuts was above 100 per cent VIENNA, NEW YORKKuwaiti Oil Minister Essam Al Marzouq said on Thursday that compliance with Opec-led oil output cuts was “very good” and above... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Fed agency urging corporate cybersecurity upgrades is hackedThe federal agency responsible for ensuring that markets function as they shoul
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 12 minutes ago
The federal agency responsible for ensuring that markets function as they should and for protecting investors was hacked last year and the intruders may have used the nonpublic information they obtained to profit illegally. The disclosure arrived... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
US stock indexes edge lower in morning trading; oil fallingU.S. stock indexes edged lower in morning trading Thursday, wiping out modest g
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 12 minutes ago
U.S. stock indexes edged lower in morning trading Thursday, wiping out modest gains from a day earlier. Investors were sizing up the latest batch of company earnings and deal news. Technology stocks were down the most. Supermarket operators and other... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
The ATM at 50: How it's changed consumer behaviorThe ATM, the machine best known for spitting out $20 bills, turns 50 years old
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 12 minutes ago
The ATM, the machine best known for spitting out $20 bills, turns 50 years old this year. While ubiquitous now, they were a revolution in the banking industry and trained people to interact with kiosks in exchange for goods. (Sept. 21) NEW YORK (AP)... Read more
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Bury Times
Home care company gets the thumbs upA HOME care company has been given the thumbs up by its caring staff, according
Bury Times / Posted 13 minutes ago
A HOME care company has been given the thumbs up by its caring staff, according to a satisfaction survey. Home Instead Senior Care Bury, which specialises in relationship-led care for older people, has received the seal of approval with100 per cent... Read more
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