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The Telegraph
Yellen leans towards rate hikeJanet Yellen: Eye on growth Cambridge, Massachusetts, May 28 (Reuters): The Fe
Yellen leans towards rate hike
The Telegraph / Posted 2 minutes ago
Janet Yellen: Eye on growth Cambridge, Massachusetts, May 28 (Reuters): The Federal Reserve should raise interest rates "in the coming months" if the economy picks up as expected and jobs continue to be generated, US central bank chief Janet Yellen... Read more
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The Telegraph
Does Modi govt deserve Rajan, asks PCNew Delhi, May 28: Former Union finance minister P. Chidambaram today described
Does Modi govt deserve Rajan, asks PC
The Telegraph / Posted 2 minutes ago
New Delhi, May 28: Former Union finance minister P. Chidambaram today described Reserve Bank of India governor Raghuram Rajan as "one of the most outstanding economists" and cited the attacks on him from within the BJP to ask whether the Narendra... Read more
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The Telegraph
Invite off for trade meetPatna, May 28: The government today withdrew invitations to three of five indus
Invite off for trade meet
The Telegraph / Posted 2 minutes ago
Patna, May 28: The government today withdrew invitations to three of five industry bodies functioning in Bihar for Udyami Panchayat, purportedly in apprehension of the representatives raising the state's law and order condition. State... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
Ryan Mac, Danny Ecker, Bettina ChangToday on the Wintrust Business Lunch, Amy talks with Ryan Mac from Forbes, who
Ryan Mac, Danny Ecker, Bettina Chang
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 2 minutes ago
Today on the Wintrust Business Lunch, Amy talks with Ryan Mac from Forbes, who helped break the story of Peter Thiel funding Hulk Hogan’s lawsuit against Gawker. Then Danny Ecker from Crain’s explains the world of ex-players becoming brand... Read more
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heraldscotland
John Phelps's portfolioComments & Moderation We moderate all comments on Herald Scotland on either a
John Phelps's portfolio
heraldscotland / Posted 3 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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heraldscotland
The Sunday Herald Big EU Debate This week Jobs, Trade and the EconomyI have surprised myself at how passionate I feel about the referendum debate an
The Sunday Herald Big EU Debate This week Jobs, Trade and the Economy
heraldscotland / Posted 3 minutes ago
I have surprised myself at how passionate I feel about the referendum debate and the compelling case for Scotland and the UK to remain part of the European Union. I studied the history of Europe at university and relish the fact that I have lived in... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Walmart and McDonald's are suddenly copying one of Chick-fil-A's winning strategiesWalmart and McDonald's, two of the biggest and oldest brands in the US, have fo
Walmart and McDonald's are suddenly copying one of Chick-fil-A's winning strategies
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 minutes ago
Walmart and McDonald's, two of the biggest and oldest brands in the US, have for years faced widespread complaints about poor customer service. Now both companies are investing billions of dollars in wage increases and training for their workers,... Read more
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Oroville Mercury-Register
Biz Bits: Weiss continues with Eagle Security, gets honorLeo Weiss and his company Eagle Security of Chico have made a name in this area
Biz Bits: Weiss continues with Eagle Security, gets honor
Oroville Mercury-Register / Posted 4 minutes ago
Leo Weiss and his company Eagle Security of Chico have made a name in this area, starting in 1977, and it continues today. Apparently there was some confusion when Eagle announced its partnership with Apex Security Group, according to Weiss. The... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Eric Sabolsice: Water agencies keep pace with costsRecently The Herald ran an opinion piece from one of our customers, Melodie Chr
Eric Sabolsice: Water agencies keep pace with costs
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 6 minutes ago
Recently The Herald ran an opinion piece from one of our customers, Melodie Chrislock, who was criticizing the amount she pays for our water service (“How does the cost of water compare,” May 14). Ms. Chrislock is especially critical of the fact... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Walmart and McDonald's are suddenly copying one of Chick-fil-A's winning strategiesWalmart and McDonald's, two of the biggest and oldest brands in the US, have fo
Walmart and McDonald's are suddenly copying one of Chick-fil-A's winning strategies
Connecticut Post / Posted 11 minutes ago
Walmart and McDonald's, two of the biggest and oldest brands in the US, have for years faced widespread complaints about poor customer service. Now both companies are investing billions of dollars in wage increases and training for their workers,... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Iceland Has Offered Foreign Bondholders A "Choice": Sell Now, Or Have Cash Impounded IndefinitelyIceland has had a difficult past few months politically, as its Prime Minister
Iceland Has Offered Foreign Bondholders A "Choice": Sell Now, Or Have Cash Impounded Indefinitely
Zero Hedge / Posted 16 minutes ago
Iceland has had a difficult past few months politically, as its Prime Minister Sigmundur David Gunlaugsson became the first casualty of the Panama Papers. Economically however, the story is more upbeat, as the country has rebounded since the... Read more
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Fortune
Lufthansa Suspends Caracas Flights as Venezuelan Economy StrugglesGerman airline Deutsche Lufthansa AG said on Saturday it will temporarily suspe
Lufthansa Suspends Caracas Flights as Venezuelan Economy Struggles
Fortune / Posted 18 minutes ago
German airline Deutsche Lufthansa AG said on Saturday it will temporarily suspend flights to Venezuela as of next month due to economic difficulties in the South American nation and problems converting local currency into dollars. International... Read more
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The Star
Cutting corners may lead to fraudulent activityPETALING JAYA: During times of economic downturn there tends to be a higher fre
Cutting corners may lead to fraudulent activity
The Star / Posted 22 minutes ago
PETALING JAYA: During times of economic downturn there tends to be a higher frequency of fraudulent activity but there are ways to protect businesses and identify the red flags. Coalition of Business Integrity (CBI) director Lee Min On said this... Read more
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The Star
EPF to avoid forex investmentsPETALING JAYA: The Employees Pro­­vident Fund (EPF) will not be investing in fo
EPF to avoid forex investments
The Star / Posted 23 minutes ago
PETALING JAYA: The Employees Pro­­vident Fund (EPF) will not be investing in foreign-exchange (fo­rex) schemes despite claims of high returns, due to the risks in­­volved and the fact that these schemes do not have underlying assets. “The EPF does... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
You’ve got the ‘wrong black guy’Jon Jones says fan who tweeted him had the ‘wrong black guy’ | DailyTelegraph
You’ve got the ‘wrong black guy’
Daily Telegraph / Posted 26 minutes ago
Jon Jones says fan who tweeted him had the ‘wrong black guy’ | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Cities proposing taxes on sugary soft drinksSome cities are singling out sugar-sweetened drinks for proposals to add taxes
Cities proposing taxes on sugary soft drinks
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 29 minutes ago
Some cities are singling out sugar-sweetened drinks for proposals to add taxes or warning labels, borrowing from the playbook used to largely stamp out smoking a generation ago. The war on sugary drinks is being conducted by cities hungry for new... Read more
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The Advocate
Board opens well bidsST. FRANCISVILLE — With Mayor Billy D’Aquilla on vacation, Mayor Pro Tem Rucker
Board opens well bids
The Advocate / Posted 31 minutes ago
ST. FRANCISVILLE — With Mayor Billy D’Aquilla on vacation, Mayor Pro Tem Rucker Leake presided over Tuesday’s Board of Aldermen meeting, with the materials bids for the water well replacement coming much lower than expected. Town Clerk Shannon... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Walmart and McDonald's are suddenly copying one of Chick-fil-A's winning strategiesWalmart and McDonald's, two of the biggest and oldest brands in the US, have fo
Walmart and McDonald's are suddenly copying one of Chick-fil-A's winning strategies
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 33 minutes ago
Walmart and McDonald's, two of the biggest and oldest brands in the US, have for years faced widespread complaints about poor customer service. Now both companies are investing billions of dollars in wage increases and training for their workers,... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Cities proposing taxes on sugary soft drinksSome cities are singling out sugar-sweetened drinks for proposals to add taxes
Cities proposing taxes on sugary soft drinks
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 38 minutes ago
Some cities are singling out sugar-sweetened drinks for proposals to add taxes or warning labels, borrowing from the playbook used to largely stamp out smoking a generation ago. The war on sugary drinks is being conducted by cities hungry for new... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Cities proposing taxes on sugary soft drinksSome cities are singling out sugar-sweetened drinks for proposals to add taxes
Cities proposing taxes on sugary soft drinks
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 40 minutes ago
Some cities are singling out sugar-sweetened drinks for proposals to add taxes or warning labels, borrowing from the playbook used to largely stamp out smoking a generation ago. The war on sugary drinks is being conducted by cities hungry for new... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Guts, greed and gushersBreaking Rockefeller: The Incredible Story of the Ambitious Rivals Who Toppled
Guts, greed and gushers
Namibia Economist / Posted 44 minutes ago
Breaking Rockefeller: The Incredible Story of the Ambitious Rivals Who Toppled an Oil Empire. By Peter Doran. Viking; 352 pages; $28. JUST over 100 years ago Standard Oil, from which both Exxon and Mobil sprang, was the undisputed leader of the... Read more
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MedCity News
5AM Ventures has raised $285M for fifth fundLife science venture firm 5AM Ventures has raised $285 million for fund number
5AM Ventures has raised $285M for fifth fund
MedCity News / Posted 44 minutes ago
Life science venture firm 5AM Ventures has raised $285 million for fund number 5, according to data from a Form D filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm makes investments in life science startups at the seed and early stage... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Cities proposing taxes on sugary soft drinksSome cities are singling out sugar-sweetened drinks for proposals to add taxes
Cities proposing taxes on sugary soft drinks
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 48 minutes ago
Some cities are singling out sugar-sweetened drinks for proposals to add taxes or warning labels, borrowing from the playbook used to largely stamp out smoking a generation ago. The war on sugary drinks is being conducted by cities hungry for new... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
Local craft breweries get a boostChilliwack MLA John Martin toured Old Yale Brewing last Friday to raise a glass
Local craft breweries get a boost
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted 51 minutes ago
Chilliwack MLA John Martin toured Old Yale Brewing last Friday to raise a glass to some good news. Effective July 3, 2016, the mark-up rate for small and regional breweries will be reduced by approximately 25 per cent per litre, meaning that craft... Read more
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TribLIVE
Top commercial and residential real estate deals — May 29 | TribLIVE A quick look at recent retail, commercial and industrial project
Top commercial and residential real estate deals — May 29
TribLIVE / Posted 53 minutes ago
| TribLIVE A quick look at recent retail, commercial and industrial projects, sales and leases of note in Western... Read more
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CBS News
More drivers on the road for Memorial Day weekend May 28, 2016, 8:02 AM|With motorists paying the lowest Memorial Day gas price
More drivers on the road for Memorial Day weekend
CBS News / Posted 55 minutes ago
May 28, 2016, 8:02 AM|With motorists paying the lowest Memorial Day gas prices in 11 years, AAA expects more than 38 million Americans will be driving to their holiday destinations - that's 700,000... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
On The MoveFINANCIAL GREYLOCK FEDERAL CREDIT UNION HEALTH CARE Taiymoor Naqi joined as
On The Move
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 57 minutes ago
FINANCIAL GREYLOCK FEDERAL CREDIT UNION HEALTH CARE Taiymoor Naqi joined as privacy and security officer. Naqi is responsible for reviewing and, in some cases, establishing new security protocols for the organization. PROFESSIONS BARCLAY DAMON... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
For The RecordReal Estate Transactions Albany County Hanifin Home Builders Inc., buyer Sell
For The Record
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 57 minutes ago
Real Estate Transactions Albany County Hanifin Home Builders Inc., buyer Seller: RDA Associates Amount: $75,000 Property: 518 Russell Road, Bethlehem Recorded: April 27 Schenectady County Red Sea Development, buyer Seller: US Bank NA, Trustee... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Cities proposing taxes on sugary soft drinksSome cities are singling out sugar-sweetened drinks for proposals to add taxes
Cities proposing taxes on sugary soft drinks
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 58 minutes ago
Some cities are singling out sugar-sweetened drinks for proposals to add taxes or warning labels, borrowing from the playbook used to largely stamp out smoking a generation ago. The war on sugary drinks is being conducted by cities hungry for new... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Cities proposing taxes on sugary soft drinksSome cities are singling out sugar-sweetened drinks for proposals to add taxes
Cities proposing taxes on sugary soft drinks
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 58 minutes ago
Some cities are singling out sugar-sweetened drinks for proposals to add taxes or warning labels, borrowing from the playbook used to largely stamp out smoking a generation ago. The war on sugary drinks is being conducted by cities hungry for new... Read more
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