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Pilipino Star
Duterte says he fired a ranking officialMANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte Wednesday fired a ranking offic
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 minutes ago
MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte Wednesday fired a ranking official as part of his effort to cleanse the government of corrupt and inefficient personnel. “I fired a high government official today. I will not mention his name because I... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Improve tracking of tax breaksMissouri needs to improve the way it tracks the effectiveness of tax breaks. S
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 2 minutes ago
Missouri needs to improve the way it tracks the effectiveness of tax breaks. State Auditor Nicole Galloway last week said the state doesn't do a good job of tracking the impact of tax breaks, typically pitched as ways to fuel the economy. We've... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Mid-Mo Ambulance board discusses recent calls involving childrenThe ambulance calls involving children in both Moniteau and Morgan counties wer
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 2 minutes ago
The ambulance calls involving children in both Moniteau and Morgan counties were addressed briefly at the regular monthly meeting of the Mid-Mo Ambulance District Board Oct. 11. Administrator Lee Kempf commented that it is very unusual to have so... Read more
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Fremont Tribune
US stock indexes mostly higher in early trading; oil upKEEPING SCORE: The Standard & Poor's 500 index rose less than a point to 2,560
Fremont Tribune / Posted 2 minutes ago
KEEPING SCORE: The Standard & Poor's 500 index rose less than a point to 2,560 as of 10:14 a.m. Eastern time. The Dow Jones industrial average picked up 104 points, or 0.5 percent, to 23,102, lifted by a big gain in IBM. The Nasdaq composite slid 8... Read more
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Limerick Post
Collins highlights 'disturbing' approach by banks in tracker mortgage scandalTHE APPROACH taken by banks to the tracker mortgage account holders and the sur
Limerick Post / Posted 2 minutes ago
THE APPROACH taken by banks to the tracker mortgage account holders and the surrounding scandal that has effected many homeowners in Limerick is “disturbing”. Fianna Fáil Business and Enterprise Spokesperson and Limerick TD Niall Collins has said... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Goldman's fledgling consumer bank draws questions from curious analystsREUTERS: As Goldman Sachs Group Inc has unveiled more details about its strateg
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 minutes ago
REUTERS: As Goldman Sachs Group Inc has unveiled more details about its strategy and financial targets to satisfy investor demands, Wall Street's attention has turned to a business so small and new that there may not be much to disclose. On Tuesday,... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Anthem will turn to CVS after troubled Express Scripts dealAnthem has found a new partner to help run prescription drug coverage after the
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 minutes ago
Anthem has found a new partner to help run prescription drug coverage after the Blue Cross-Blue Shield insurer's rocky relationship with Express Scripts ends. The nation's second-largest insurer says it will create a pharmacy benefits manager called... Read more
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Connecticut Post
US stock indexes mostly higher in early trading; oil upU.S. stock indexes were mostly higher in early trading Wednesday as the market
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 minutes ago
U.S. stock indexes were mostly higher in early trading Wednesday as the market added to its modest gains from a day earlier. Technology companies notched some of the biggest gains, led by strong earnings from IBM. Health care and financial companies... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Specter of Corporate Exodus Leaves Connecticut Budget in Crisis(Bloomberg) -- Thirty years ago, so many companies flocked to Connecticut that
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 minutes ago
(Bloomberg) -- Thirty years ago, so many companies flocked to Connecticut that Stamford, a waterfront enclave of about 100,000 residents, became the third-largest center of corporate headquarters in the U.S., behind only New York City and... Read more
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Missoulian
US stock indexes mostly higher in early trading; oil upKEEPING SCORE: The Standard & Poor's 500 index rose less than a point to 2,560
Missoulian / Posted 3 minutes ago
KEEPING SCORE: The Standard & Poor's 500 index rose less than a point to 2,560 as of 10:14 a.m. Eastern time. The Dow Jones industrial average picked up 104 points, or 0.5 percent, to 23,102, lifted by a big gain in IBM. The Nasdaq composite slid 8... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Kohl's says it's not trying to get acquired by Amazon — but traders are preparing just in caseKohl's has been cozying up to Amazon in recent months, but the company's incomi
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 minutes ago
Kohl's has been cozying up to Amazon in recent months, but the company's incoming CEO says it's not an attempt to get acquired. Traders are positioning anyway for a stock increase that would likely result from a deal. The decisions were the epitome... Read more
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International Business Times
Wizz Air to set up UK airline amid growing Brexit worries within aviation sector Budget airline Wizz Air has unveiled plans to set up a UK subsidiary to allow i
International Business Times / Posted 5 minutes ago
Budget airline Wizz Air has unveiled plans to set up a UK subsidiary to allow it to continue operating in Britain after Brexit. The Hungary-based company is the latest carrier to adopt similar measure in a bid to protect itself from any potential... Read more
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International Business Times
OTC derivatives: Quantile launches LCH compression service Quantile Technologies has completed its first compression run at LCH, the world
International Business Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
Quantile Technologies has completed its first compression run at LCH, the world's largest clearing house for OTC derivatives. This follows its recent appointment as an Approved Compression Service Provider at LCH's SwapClear service, the first... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Switzerland agrees to share tax information on multinationalsZURICH: Switzerland said on Wednesday it would start sharing information on the
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 minutes ago
ZURICH: Switzerland said on Wednesday it would start sharing information on the activities of multinationals in its territory with other countries in 2020, joining an international push to fight tax evasion. The new measures will force about 200... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Bitcoin Tumbles Most In A Month On CFTC ICO Anxiety, South Korea Tax ConcernsAfter soaring to new record highs near $6000 last week (as China returned to wo
Zero Hedge / Posted 8 minutes ago
After soaring to new record highs near $6000 last week (as China returned to work following its Golden Week holiday), the start of the National Congress last night, combined with CFTC comments on ICO crackdowns has spooked cryptocurrencies with... Read more
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Smyrna Clayton Sun Times
Delmarva Power conservation period set for Oct. 18A conservation period will be called from 2 to 3 p.m. Oct. 18 for all Delmarva
Smyrna Clayton Sun Times / Posted 8 minutes ago
A conservation period will be called from 2 to 3 p.m. Oct. 18 for all Delmarva Power customers and for Delmarva Power’s Maryland and Delaware customers participating in Energy Wise Rewards. Delmarva Power’s Delaware residential and small commercial... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The State Of Illinois Is "Past The Point Of No Return"Everyone knows Illinois’ financial condition is poor. Conventional thinking see
Zero Hedge / Posted 8 minutes ago
Everyone knows Illinois’ financial condition is poor. Conventional thinking seems to be that a bond default, should that happen, would be many years in the future. Pardon me, but wasn’t that the thinking right up to Puerto Rico’s, “We can’t pay”... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Oil Algos Shocked As US Crude Production Crashes Most In Over 5 YearsFollowing API's huge 7.1mm barrel crude draw overnight, WTI prices are slightly
Zero Hedge / Posted 8 minutes ago
Following API's huge 7.1mm barrel crude draw overnight, WTI prices are slightly higher (driven more by OPEC jawboning) as last week's API errors are still on traders' minds, but DOE confirmed a big crude draw but notable builds in gasoline and... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
South Carolina agency wants nuclear cost customer refundsCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - A state agency wants regulators to outline plans to give
KTTC Rochester / Posted 9 minutes ago
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - A state agency wants regulators to outline plans to give customers most of the money South Carolina Electric & Gas Co. expects in compensation for its failed nuclear reactor project. The State newspaper reported the Office of... Read more
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Fortune
Meet the Venture Capitalist Getting Professional Athletes Into Startup InvestingThis article originally ran in Term Sheet, Fortune’s newsletter about deals and
Fortune / Posted 9 minutes ago
This article originally ran in Term Sheet, Fortune’s newsletter about deals and dealmakers. Sign up here. Jeff Jordan, a general partner at Andreessen Horowitz, specializes in marketplace businesses and has a strong thesis about the importance of... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
US stock indexes mostly higher in early trading; oil upKEEPING SCORE: The Standard & Poor's 500 index rose less than a point to 2,560
The Times and Democrat / Posted 9 minutes ago
KEEPING SCORE: The Standard & Poor's 500 index rose less than a point to 2,560 as of 10:14 a.m. Eastern time. The Dow Jones industrial average picked up 104 points, or 0.5 percent, to 23,102, lifted by a big gain in IBM. The Nasdaq composite slid 8... Read more
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birminghammail
Kee Safety valued at £280m after saleA Black Country safety products firm has been sold by its private equity owner
birminghammail / Posted 11 minutes ago
A Black Country safety products firm has been sold by its private equity owner in a deal which values the company at £280 million. Cradley Heath-based Kee Safety has been acquired by London-based finance house Investcorp from Dunedin which backed a... Read more
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SKY News
Lloyds investors 'mugged' on HBOS purchase, trial hearsThe allegation was made by the barrister representing a group of 5,803 former L
SKY News / Posted 11 minutes ago
The allegation was made by the barrister representing a group of 5,803 former Lloyds TSB shareholders at the start of a trial aimed at recovering more than £550m from the bank. Richard Hill QC told Mr Justice Norris: "My clients have suffered... Read more
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Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
Founded Manufacturer Plans Multi-Million-Dollar Investment, 300+ New JobsMore The scoop The following was released on Wed., Oct. 18, from the Indiana E
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette / Posted 11 minutes ago
More The scoop The following was released on Wed., Oct. 18, from the Indiana Economic Development Corporation:� FORT WAYNE, Ind.�(Oct. 18, 2017) – Fort Wayne Metals, which produces precision wire, strands and cables for the medical device industry,... Read more
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The Sentinel
Pennsylvania House OKs new cash package to backfill deficitThe House plan would extend the state sales tax to purchases in online marketpl
The Sentinel / Posted 12 minutes ago
The House plan would extend the state sales tax to purchases in online marketplaces and fireworks, while scaling back the net operating losses businesses can carry over if, as expected, the state Supreme Court invalidates the current carry-over law... Read more
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express
This Ultra-rare 1996 McLaren F1 could sell for a over £12 million AN ULTRA-rare McLaren F1 from 1996 that is still in its protective packaging
express / Posted 13 minutes ago
AN ULTRA-rare McLaren F1 from 1996 that is still in its protective packaging could sell for a record amount at auction. Ultra-rare 1996 McLaren F1 in perfect condition in... Read more
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EuroNews
Portugal to cut debt, boost potential growthBy Axel Bugge and Sergio Goncalves LISBON (Reuters) – Portugal hopes to cut its
EuroNews / Posted 14 minutes ago
By Axel Bugge and Sergio Goncalves LISBON (Reuters) – Portugal hopes to cut its total debt to 120 percent of gross domestic product by 2019 from 130 percent last year, Finance Minister Mario Centeno told Reuters, a change that could help boost the... Read more
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The Ironton Tribune
Braidy moving to EastParkGround not right at South Shore site GREENUP COUNTY — Braidy Industries announ
The Ironton Tribune / Posted 19 minutes ago
Ground not right at South Shore site GREENUP COUNTY — Braidy Industries announced on Tuesday that its new, $1.3 billion plant would be built in the EastPark Industrial Center off of the Industrial Parkway near the interchange with U.S. 64. It was... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
NFL tax subsidies should be bigger controversy than kneelingTo accommodate patrons, new NFL host cities typically need to foot the bill for
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 19 minutes ago
To accommodate patrons, new NFL host cities typically need to foot the bill for costly new infrastructure endeavors. The Las Vegas Monorail, which will need to be expanded to ease game day parking woes, has regularly incurred operating losses in the... Read more
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Business Standard India
India, Japan to join hands for LNG importsIn a bilateral meeting held in Tokyo on Wednesday, Petroleum Minister Dharmendr
Business Standard India / Posted 20 minutes ago
In a bilateral meeting held in Tokyo on Wednesday, Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan and Hiroshige Seko, Minister of Economy, Trade, and Industry of Japan, signed a memorandum of cooperation on establishing a liquid, flexible and global LNG... Read more
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