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The Youngstown Vindicator
US home sales off 1.7 pct., hurt by Harvey and low supplyWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home sales fell 1.7 percent in August, pulled down by th
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 3 minutes ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home sales fell 1.7 percent in August, pulled down by the effects of Hurricane Harvey and a worsening shortage of available properties. The National Association of Realtors said Wednesday that sales of existing homes sank last... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
US stocks edge higher in early tradingNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are narrowly higher in early trading on Wall Street as i
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 3 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are narrowly higher in early trading on Wall Street as investors wait to hear from the Federal Reserve. Energy stocks were rising along with the price of crude oil early Wednesday. ConocoPhillips gained 1.3 percent. Bed Bath... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
US home sales off 1.7 pct., hurt by Harvey and low supplyThe National Association of Realtors said Wednesday that sales of existing home
Santa Maria Times / Posted 3 minutes ago
The National Association of Realtors said Wednesday that sales of existing homes sank last month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.35 million. Would-be homebuyers are being limited by a decline in the number of sales listings. The shortage... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Reform corporate taxes to bring U.S. money back homeWe start by encouraging money to return to us. This means a tax cut on business
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 3 minutes ago
We start by encouraging money to return to us. This means a tax cut on businesses that want to move money back into the United States. Currently, American businesses have their hands tied when it comes to competing internationally. Among countries... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
US home sales off 1.7 pct., hurt by Harvey and low supplyThe National Association of Realtors said Wednesday that sales of existing home
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 3 minutes ago
The National Association of Realtors said Wednesday that sales of existing homes sank last month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.35 million. Would-be homebuyers are being limited by a decline in the number of sales listings. The shortage... Read more
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Business Standard India
PE investments take Jan-Aug deal tally to $13.8 bn, e-tail contributes 51%Private equity investment activity in the country improved in August following
Business Standard India / Posted 4 minutes ago
Private equity investment activity in the country improved in August following big-ticket transactions that drove the overall deal tally to as high as $13.8 billion so far this year, says a report. According to assurance, tax and advisory firm Grant... Read more
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Business Standard India
India's edible oil output to hit all-time high of 7.7 mn tonnes in 2017-18With the even spread of rainfall in the second half of the current monsoon seas
Business Standard India / Posted 4 minutes ago
With the even spread of rainfall in the second half of the current monsoon season raising prospects of better kharif oilseed output, edible oil production in the crushing season 2017-18 is likely to be the highest ever in the country. Indore-based... Read more
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Business Standard India
South Korea to broaden FTA scope with India to boost trade, invesmentKim was speaking at industry body Ficci's India-S Korea Economic Cooperation Fo
Business Standard India / Posted 4 minutes ago
Kim was speaking at industry body Ficci's India-S Korea Economic Cooperation Forum here. On FTA, officially dubbed as comprehensive economic partnership agreement (CEPA), he said both the sides should work on ways to expand two-way trade and... Read more
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Business Standard India
GST a tectonic shift, takes India closer to 8% plus growth, says World BankIf the Goods and Services Tax (GST) is implemented efficiently, the growth boos
Business Standard India / Posted 4 minutes ago
If the Goods and Services Tax (GST) is implemented efficiently, the growth boost India will get is going to be huge, he said while addressing members of PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry here. The economic corridors of India will change and that... Read more
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Business Standard India
IUC cut impact: Jio stands to gain; pain ahead for Airtel, Vodafone, IdeaThe regulator plans to bring IUC down to zero in two years, removing the need f
Business Standard India / Posted 4 minutes ago
The regulator plans to bring IUC down to zero in two years, removing the need for any extra payment for placing calls to other telecom networks. For other types of calls (such as wireline-to-mobile or wireline-to-wireline), the termination charge... Read more
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Business Standard India
Debarred firm directors may approach courtsThe government’s move to debar directors of companies that have not filled annu
Business Standard India / Posted 4 minutes ago
The government’s move to debar directors of companies that have not filled annual returns for three successive years is likely to be challenged in courts citing retrospective application of the Companies Act, 2013. As a general rule, the law is... Read more
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Business Standard India
Q&A: Anil Sardana, Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer, Tata Power'Partnering global investors to invest $840 million, mostly in stressed power assets'Anil Sardana, managing director & chief executive officer at Tata Power, to Nir
Business Standard India / Posted 4 minutes ago
Anil Sardana, managing director & chief executive officer at Tata Power, to Nirmalya Behera & Jayajit Dash on current issues and strategy. Edited excerpts: What are your plans to build a green energy portfolio? How will the additional investments be... Read more
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Business Standard India
Matrimony.Com to debut on bourses on September 21Matrimony.Com, which runs online match-making portals, will list its shares on
Business Standard India / Posted 4 minutes ago
Matrimony.Com, which runs online match-making portals, will list its shares on the bourses tomorrow after concluding its initial public offer (IPO) last week. The qualified institutional buyers (QIBs) portion was oversubscribed 1.88 times,... Read more
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Business Standard India
Eurozone catches up with US as global growth gets more in sync: OECDGrowth rates among the world's major economies are synchronising at levels not
Business Standard India / Posted 4 minutes ago
Growth rates among the world's major economies are synchronising at levels not seen in years as the euro zone catches up with United States, the OECD said on Wednesday in an update of its forecasts. The global economy is set for growth this year of... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
US home sales off 1.7 pct., hurt by Harvey and low supplyThe National Association of Realtors said Wednesday that sales of existing home
Sioux City Journal / Posted 4 minutes ago
The National Association of Realtors said Wednesday that sales of existing homes sank last month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.35 million. Would-be homebuyers are being limited by a decline in the number of sales listings. The shortage... Read more
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Business Standard India
British trade unions call for job reassurance in Thyssenkrupp-Tata dealBritain and its trade unions called on Wednesday for Germany's Thyssenkrupp and
Business Standard India / Posted 4 minutes ago
Britain and its trade unions called on Wednesday for Germany's Thyssenkrupp and India's Tata Steel to keep previous commitments to safeguard Welsh jobs when they merge their European steel operations. The fate of Tata's British businesses, including... Read more
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CTV News
China announces trade secrets crackdown to assure investorsBEIJING -- China has announced a crackdown on violations of patents and trade s
CTV News / Posted 6 minutes ago
BEIJING -- China has announced a crackdown on violations of patents and trade secrets in an effort to mollify foreign companies ahead of a visit to Beijing by U.S. President Donald Trump. The crackdown might give Beijing diplomatic ammunition to... Read more
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The Seattle Times
3 things to watch for from the Federal Reserve on WednesdayWASHINGTON (AP) — It will come as no surprise if the Federal Reserve has an ann
The Seattle Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — It will come as no surprise if the Federal Reserve has an announcement to make when its latest policy meeting ends Wednesday: That it’s ready to begin paring its enormous $4.5 trillion portfolio containing Treasurys and mortgage... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Yoko Ono pops John lemon-ade bubbleLONDON (CNNMoney) - John Lennon and lemonade do not mix. Yoko Ono has interven
KECI Missoula / Posted 7 minutes ago
LONDON (CNNMoney) - John Lennon and lemonade do not mix. Yoko Ono has intervened to stop the sale of "John Lemon" lemonade in Europe, accusing the brand of profiting from the memory of her late husband. Ono, who married the Beatles star in 1969,... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Check out Carlos Correa's Puerto Rico-themed cleatsAs Hurricane Maria beared down on Puerto Rico, Astros star Carlos Correa wore s
Houston Chronicle / Posted 7 minutes ago
As Hurricane Maria beared down on Puerto Rico, Astros star Carlos Correa wore special Puerto Rico-themed cleats during Tuesday's game against the White Sox at Minute Maid Park. Hurricane Maria made landfall Wednesday morning in Southeast Puerto Rico... Read more
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Vail Daily
With a nod to the free market, Carbondale officials consider eliminating cap on recreational marijuana shopsCarbondale trustees are leaning toward eliminating the town's cap on recreation
Vail Daily / Posted 8 minutes ago
Carbondale trustees are leaning toward eliminating the town's cap on recreational marijuana shops, while also tightening the time frame that newly licensed shops have to get up and running. This discussion came up during a Tuesday work session after... Read more
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New Kerala
Government of Canada Investing to Grow Alberta Agriculture - newkerala news #273468CALGARY, Sept. 20, 2017 : A strong and competitive agriculture sector is vital
New Kerala / Posted 9 minutes ago
CALGARY, Sept. 20, 2017 : A strong and competitive agriculture sector is vital to Canada's prosperity; creating good jobs, growing the middle class, and bringing high-quality products to the tables of Canadian consumers. Minister of Sport and... Read more
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CNET
HTC to suspend stock trading as Google acquisition rumors growTWSE announced trading in the shares of HTC Corporation and the securities unde
CNET / Posted 9 minutes ago
TWSE announced trading in the shares of HTC Corporation and the securities underlying the company will be halted starting from Sep 21 2017 pending the release of material information. The company will apply for resumption of trading after the release... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
European steel merger could see 4,000 jobs axedThe proposed merger, the result of talks first disclosed more than a year ago,
Rapid City Journal / Posted 9 minutes ago
The proposed merger, the result of talks first disclosed more than a year ago, would produce a company with revenue of about 15 billion euros ($18 billion) per year, shipments worth 21 million tons a year and, at present, some 48,000 employees. The... Read more
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New Kerala
Simpli Home (CCT Global Sourcing Inc). Ranks No. 163 on the 2017 PROFIT 500 - newkerala news #273471TORONTO, Sept. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Canadian Business and PROFIT today ranke
New Kerala / Posted 9 minutes ago
TORONTO, Sept. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Canadian Business and PROFIT today ranked Simpli Home (CCT Global Sourcing Inc.) No. 163 on the 29th annual PROFIT 500, the definitive ranking of Canada's Fastest-Growing Companies. Published in the October... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
US home sales off 1.7 pct., hurt by Harvey and low supplyThe National Association of Realtors said Wednesday that sales of existing home
Rapid City Journal / Posted 9 minutes ago
The National Association of Realtors said Wednesday that sales of existing homes sank last month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.35 million. Would-be homebuyers are being limited by a decline in the number of sales listings. The shortage... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Amsterdam's Avocado Show plans international chainThe Avocado Show, a restaurant in Amsterdam’s trendy De Pijp area, opened its d
DutchNews.nl / Posted 10 minutes ago
The Avocado Show, a restaurant in Amsterdam’s trendy De Pijp area, opened its doors only six months ago, but has plans to expand internationally, eyeing 100 outlets within five years, the Parool has reported. The fast growth is being made possible... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Houses under $400k going extinct70 Flora Terrace at Pimpama is one of the cheapest buys on the Gold Coast BLIN
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 12 minutes ago
70 Flora Terrace at Pimpama is one of the cheapest buys on the Gold Coast BLINK and the $400,000 house price on the Gold Coast could be as extinct as the Dodo bird or the Tasmanian tiger. Less than 20 houses are listed for that price on... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
US stocks slip in early trading ahead of Fed announcementU.S. stock indexes declined slightly in early trading Wednesday ahead of the Fe
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 12 minutes ago
U.S. stock indexes declined slightly in early trading Wednesday ahead of the Federal Reserve's latest economic and interest rate policy update. Technology and financial companies were down the most. Several packaged food companies also declined.... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Yoko Ono pops John lemon-ade bubbleLONDON (CNNMoney) - John Lennon and lemonade do not mix. Yoko Ono has interven
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 12 minutes ago
LONDON (CNNMoney) - John Lennon and lemonade do not mix. Yoko Ono has intervened to stop the sale of "John Lemon" lemonade in Europe, accusing the brand of profiting from the memory of her late husband. Ono, who married the Beatles star in 1969,... Read more
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