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Newser
eBay Debuted 20 Years Ago. The First Item Sold on It Was Broken– "AuctionWeb" came into being over the Labor Day weekend that occurred precise
eBay Debuted 20 Years Ago. The First Item Sold on It Was Broken
Newser / Posted moments ago
– "AuctionWeb" came into being over the Labor Day weekend that occurred precisely two decades ago, and Time uses the anniversary to look back at the very first transaction that occurred on what came to be known as eBay. It pulls the detail from the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
IMF says Fed 'can hold off' on interest rate riseWASHINGTON - The International Monetary Fund said Thursday that the Federal Res
IMF says Fed 'can hold off' on interest rate rise
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted a minute ago
WASHINGTON - The International Monetary Fund said Thursday that the Federal Reserve has the room to hold off from raising interest rates for the moment amid a "pretty bumpy" global economic situation. The US Federal Reserve building in... Read more
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Financial Planning.com
Pimco Total Return Falls Below $100B, a Third of Peak(Bloomberg) -- Pacific Investment Management Co.’s flagship fund fell�below $10
Pimco Total Return Falls Below $100B, a Third of Peak
Financial Planning.com / Posted a minute ago
(Bloomberg) -- Pacific Investment Management Co.’s flagship fund fell�below $100 billion�in assets for the first time in more than eight years, leaving it with about a�third�of the money it managed at its 2013 peak. Investors pulled... Read more
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Financial Planning.com
UBS Chairman Says CEOs Overhauling Their Firms Must Be 'Brutal'(Bloomberg) -- UBS Group Chairman Axel Weber said banks overhauling their busin
UBS Chairman Says CEOs Overhauling Their Firms Must Be 'Brutal'
Financial Planning.com / Posted a minute ago
(Bloomberg) -- UBS Group Chairman Axel Weber said banks overhauling their business models shouldn't shy from taking difficult decisions in their quest to bolster capital levels and profitability. "To get there you have to do one thing: conduct a... Read more
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Financial Planning.com
Small Banks Aim to Snag Business from BB&T's Pennsylvania PushPennsylvania banks are eager to take advantage of BB&T's double dip into the st
Small Banks Aim to Snag Business from BB&T's Pennsylvania Push
Financial Planning.com / Posted a minute ago
Pennsylvania banks are eager to take advantage of BB&T's double dip into the state. Bankers always tout market disruptions, such as acquisitions, as a prime opportunity to lure highly talented lenders and anxious customers. BB&T's recent purchase of... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Job cuts at WaterNSW bring fears for the future of Sydney's drinking waterJobs cuts at the specialist agency established to respond to Sydney's giardia a
Job cuts at WaterNSW bring fears for the future of Sydney's drinking water
Illawarra Mercury / Posted a minute ago
Jobs cuts at the specialist agency established to respond to Sydney's giardia and cryptosporidium drinking water crisis more than two decades ago have sparked concerns that the long-term integrity of the city's supply might be at risk. Job cuts and... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
South Portland study reveals rise in poverty rateSOUTH PORTLAND, Maine — Preliminary findings from an Economic Development Commi
South Portland study reveals rise in poverty rate
Bangor Daily News / Posted 2 minutes ago
SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine — Preliminary findings from an Economic Development Committee study show the city’s poverty rate has doubled since 2000. The study conducted by Karl Seidman, a consultant from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, also... Read more
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NJ Biz
Campbell earnings narrowly top estimates, though sales fallCampbell Soup Company said Thursday its fiscal fourth-quarter earnings rose sli
Campbell earnings narrowly top estimates, though sales fall
NJ Biz / Posted 3 minutes ago
Campbell Soup Company said Thursday its fiscal fourth-quarter earnings rose slightly from the last quarter of 2014, and the results edged past Wall Street estimates. The Camden-based food maker said in a news release that adjusted, diluted earnings... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Average U.S. rate on 30-year mortgage rises to 3.89 percentAverage long-term U.S. mortgage rates rose this week after a sharp drop the pre
Average U.S. rate on 30-year mortgage rises to 3.89 percent
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 minutes ago
Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates rose this week after a sharp drop the previous week, as global markets continued to whipsaw amid economic disruption in China and uncertainty over Federal Reserve interest-rate policy. Mortgage giant Freddie Mac... Read more
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Park Record
Grain mixed, livestock mixedCHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mixed in early trading Thursday on the Chicag
Grain mixed, livestock mixed
Park Record / Posted 4 minutes ago
CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mixed in early trading Thursday on the Chicago Board of Trade. Wheat for December delivery lost 5.50 cents to $4.7340 a bushel; December corn was .50 cent lower at $3.67 a bushel; December oats were .25 cent higher... Read more
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WTOL 11 Toledo
UK to resume pediatric heart care servicesLOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Pediatric heart care services will resume at the Univers
UK to resume pediatric heart care services
WTOL 11 Toledo / Posted 4 minutes ago
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Pediatric heart care services will resume at the University of Kentucky as part of a new partnership between UK HealthCare and Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center. UK officials said Thursday the collaboration will... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Parking, land use biggest issuesOn Tuesday, the board of appeals denied PK Development LLC, of PK Housing and M
Parking, land use biggest issues
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 4 minutes ago
On Tuesday, the board of appeals denied PK Development LLC, of PK Housing and Management in downstate Okemos, a request to allow 51 parking spaces for a proposed 37-unit housing and retail space redevelopment project downtown. The city ordinance... Read more
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Park Record
US services firms expand rapidly, lifted by strong salesWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. services companies expanded at a healthy pace in August,
US services firms expand rapidly, lifted by strong sales
Park Record / Posted 4 minutes ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. services companies expanded at a healthy pace in August, lifted by robust consumer spending resulting from steady job gains. The Institute for Supply Management said Thursday that its services index slipped to 59 from 60.3 in... Read more
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Park Record
Average US rate on 30-year mortgage rises to 3.89 percentWASHINGTON (AP) — Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates rose this week after a
Average US rate on 30-year mortgage rises to 3.89 percent
Park Record / Posted 4 minutes ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates rose this week after a sharp drop the previous week, as global markets continued to whipsaw amid economic disruption in China and uncertainty over Federal Reserve interest-rate policy. Mortgage... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
UK to resume pediatric heart care servicesLOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Pediatric heart care services will resume at the Univers
UK to resume pediatric heart care services
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 4 minutes ago
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Pediatric heart care services will resume at the University of Kentucky as part of a new partnership between UK HealthCare and Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center. UK officials said Thursday the collaboration will... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
EU legal opinion does not rule out minimum alcohol price - Nicola SturgeonA new legal ruling on minimum pricing for alcohol does not rule out the introdu
EU legal opinion does not rule out minimum alcohol price - Nicola Sturgeon
Croydon Guardian / Posted 5 minutes ago
A new legal ruling on minimum pricing for alcohol does not rule out the introduction of the controversial policy, Scotland's First Minister has insisted. Nicola Sturgeon said the opinion, from European Court of Justice advocate general Yves Bot, set... Read more
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CBS Sports
Mikhail Prokhorov near deal to buy all of Nets, Barclays CenterUnder the deal being discussed, he would kick in little cash beyond forgiving t
Mikhail Prokhorov near deal to buy all of Nets, Barclays Center
CBS Sports / Posted 6 minutes ago
Under the deal being discussed, he would kick in little cash beyond forgiving the roughly $31 million Forest City owes him to cover team losses, according to two sources familiar with the situation. Onexim Group, Prokhorov's investment vehicle,... Read more
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heraldscotland
Police launch appeal to find missing Glasgow man Gary SmithComments & Moderation We moderate all comments on Herald Scotland on either a
Police launch appeal to find missing Glasgow man Gary Smith
heraldscotland / Posted 7 minutes ago
Comments & Moderation We moderate all comments on Herald Scotland on either a pre-moderated or post-moderated basis. If you're a relatively new user then your comments will be reviewed before publication and if we know you well and trust you then... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
European Central Bank ready to give eurozone more stimulusFRANKFURT, Germany (AP) - The European Central Bank is ready to give the eurozo
European Central Bank ready to give eurozone more stimulus
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 7 minutes ago
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) - The European Central Bank is ready to give the eurozone economy a bigger dose of stimulus if turmoil in China and weaker global growth hurt its modest recovery, President Mario Draghi said Thursday. Market volatility,... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Tesla's economy Model 3 electric car to hit the road in 2017Tesla’s Model S saloon is priced at $70,000 in the US and almost £50,000 in the
Tesla's economy Model 3 electric car to hit the road in 2017
Daily Telegraph / Posted 7 minutes ago
Tesla’s Model S saloon is priced at $70,000 in the US and almost £50,000 in the UK for the base model. Industry pundits think the Model 3 could sell for around $35,000. What it will look like is also unknown, although billionaire Mr Musk – who made... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Nuclear delay: EDF admits Hinkley Point won't be ready by 2023Although a decision is now expected in October, Mr Levy admitted the 2023 start
Nuclear delay: EDF admits Hinkley Point won't be ready by 2023
Daily Telegraph / Posted 7 minutes ago
Although a decision is now expected in October, Mr Levy admitted the 2023 start date for the project, which will be subsidised by households through their energy bills, would no longer be met. "Even though the final investment decision has been... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
New Hampshire pulls bartending guides for sexual drink namesCONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire has pulled hundreds of bartending guides fro
New Hampshire pulls bartending guides for sexual drink names
Stamford Advocate / Posted 8 minutes ago
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire has pulled hundreds of bartending guides from state-run liquor stores after workers complained that the drink manuals contained sexually explicit and derogatory drink names such as "stripper mom." The state's 78... Read more
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Gamasutra
COMPANY OF HEROES 2: THE BRITISH FORCES È DISPONIBILE!LONDRA & LOS ANGELES – 3 settembre 2015 SEGA® Europe Ltd, SEGA® of America e R
COMPANY OF HEROES 2: THE BRITISH FORCES È DISPONIBILE!
Gamasutra / Posted 8 minutes ago
LONDRA & LOS ANGELES – 3 settembre 2015 SEGA® Europe Ltd, SEGA® of America e Relic Entertainment™ hanno annunciato oggi che Company of Heroes™ 2: The British Forces è disponibile per il download digitale su PC tramite Steam e SEGA Store, al prezzo... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
European Central Bank ready to give eurozone more stimulusFRANKFURT, Germany (AP) - The European Central Bank is ready to give the eurozo
European Central Bank ready to give eurozone more stimulus
New Jersey Herald / Posted 8 minutes ago
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) - The European Central Bank is ready to give the eurozone economy a bigger dose of stimulus if turmoil in China and weaker global growth hurt its modest recovery, President Mario Draghi said Thursday. Market volatility,... Read more
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The Manila Times
Original BBL attracts more ARMM investorsSeptember 3, 2015 11:06 pm by JULMUNIR I. JANNARAL, SENIOR CORRESPONDENT COTA
Original BBL attracts more ARMM investors
The Manila Times / Posted 9 minutes ago
September 3, 2015 11:06 pm by JULMUNIR I. JANNARAL, SENIOR CORRESPONDENT COTABATO CITY, Maguindanao: A multi-billion peso information technology project may not push through if the original Bangsamoro Basic... Read more
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Terrace Standard
Northwest B.C. residents probed on oil refinery acceptanceSOMEBODY wants to know what local residents think of an oil refinery and of the
Northwest B.C. residents probed on oil refinery acceptance
Terrace Standard / Posted 9 minutes ago
SOMEBODY wants to know what local residents think of an oil refinery and of the prospects of exporting refined products. Telephone polling to that effect took place here and in Kitimat Aug. 31, says the company hired to do the work. “It was done in... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Church garage sale aiding Port CaresSt. James and St. Brendan Anglican Church in Port Colborne is holding an Any Re
Church garage sale aiding Port Cares
Welland Tribune / Posted 10 minutes ago
St. James and St. Brendan Anglican Church in Port Colborne is holding an Any Reasonable Offer garage sale and fun fair on Sunday, Sept. 13, from noon to 4 p.m. to raise funds for Port Cares Food Share program. To raise money to stock food bank... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
US services firms expand rapidly, lifted by strong salesWASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. services companies expanded at a healthy pace in August,
US services firms expand rapidly, lifted by strong sales
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 10 minutes ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. services companies expanded at a healthy pace in August, lifted by robust consumer spending resulting from steady job gains. The Institute for Supply Management said Thursday that its services index slipped to 59 from 60.3 in... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Average US rate on 30-year mortgage rises to 3.89 percentWASHINGTON (AP) - Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates rose this week after a
Average US rate on 30-year mortgage rises to 3.89 percent
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 10 minutes ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates rose this week after a sharp drop the previous week, as global markets continued to whipsaw amid economic disruption in China and uncertainty over Federal Reserve interest-rate policy. Mortgage... Read more
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WA Today
Sirius shareholders support Independence takeover offerSirius Resources chairman Jeff Dowling, left, with Mark Bennett and Mark Creasy
Sirius shareholders support Independence takeover offer
WA Today / Posted 11 minutes ago
Sirius Resources chairman Jeff Dowling, left, with Mark Bennett and Mark Creasy at the merger vote. Photo: Aaron Bunch Sirius Resources shareholders have given the green light for Independence Group to start writing takeover cheques, with the... Read more
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