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Island Packet
Check your mail, Hilton Head and Bluffton: these folks had surprise Forever 21 billsTwo instances of what appear to be identity theft resulting in fraudulent credi
Island Packet / Posted a minute ago
Two instances of what appear to be identity theft resulting in fraudulent credit card charges made to a well-known women’s fashion retailer have been reported in Beaufort County this week, according to Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office... Read more
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Computerworld (NZ)
IBM's revenue rises for the first time in nearly six yearsIBM's quarterly revenue rose for the first time in nearly six years, largely du
Computerworld (NZ) / Posted 4 minutes ago
IBM's quarterly revenue rose for the first time in nearly six years, largely due to growth in its focus areas such as cloud and security services. IBM's revenue rose 3.6 percent to US$22.54 billion in the fourth quarter ended Dec. 31, increasing for... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Downsizing baby boomers face a key decision: Is it better to rent or to buy?After 20 years of a car-centric lifestyle in a large house in Bethesda, Marylan
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 minutes ago
After 20 years of a car-centric lifestyle in a large house in Bethesda, Maryland, and nearly a decade of lobbying her husband, Roxanne Littner achieved her goal of moving into the District of Columbia. "My husband was more attached to the house than... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Plainfield finance board chooses to wait on refilling town fund balanceJohn Penney jpenney@norwichbulletin.com, (860) 857-6965 jpenneynb PLAINFIELD –
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 6 minutes ago
John Penney jpenney@norwichbulletin.com, (860) 857-6965 jpenneynb PLAINFIELD – Plainfield finance board officials are banking on having enough money left over by the end of the fiscal year to replenish the town’s fund balance. Board of Finance... Read more
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CNET
Uber's former CEO said to cash in at $1.4B in Softbank dealFormer Uber CEO Travis Kalanick is cashing in. The world looks like it's about
CNET / Posted 6 minutes ago
Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick is cashing in. The world looks like it's about to get a new billionaire: former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick. Uber has confirmed that it closed its deal Thursday with a consortium led by Japanese internet giant SoftBank... Read more
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Boston Globe
Kaspersky says federal ban is crippling its US businessThe Russian antivirus company Kaspersky Lab says a ban on federal agencies usin
Boston Globe / Posted 7 minutes ago
The Russian antivirus company Kaspersky Lab says a ban on federal agencies using its software has taken an enormous bite out of its Woburn-based US business, claiming that the government action caused a 50-percent drop in bookings of retail sales... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Wall St rally runs out of steamTHE Australian share market looks set to open higher despite an uninspiring Wal
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 8 minutes ago
THE Australian share market looks set to open higher despite an uninspiring Wall Street session. At 0700 AEDT on Friday, the share price futures index was up 17 points, or 0.29 per cent, at 5,969. The US market’s strong rally ran out of steam on... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Local corporations raise funds with United Way campaignMembers of Sanofi Pasteur's campaign team presented their results, pictured lef
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 9 minutes ago
Members of Sanofi Pasteur's campaign team presented their results, pictured left to right, Michael Albert, president and CEO for United Way of Monroe County, Ellyn Schindler, director, North America Corporate Social Responsibility, Kathy Schwartz,... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Trump thanks Apple CEO for plans to investSpeaking in Pennsylvania to promote the tax cut law passed in December, Trump i
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 13 minutes ago
Speaking in Pennsylvania to promote the tax cut law passed in December, Trump is highlighting the nearly $250 billion that Apple is repatriating from overseas under a one-time break on offshore profits. The company has announced it will build a... Read more
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asianage
Samruddhi E-way may face funds crunchMumbai: Chief minister Devendra Fadnavis’ dream project, the Samruddhi Exp-ress
asianage / Posted 14 minutes ago
Mumbai: Chief minister Devendra Fadnavis’ dream project, the Samruddhi Exp-ressway is likely to face a financial crunch. Despite the bankers making a commitment of around Rs 15,000 crore and the monetisation of Maharashtra State Road Development... Read more
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asianage
Opec worried about US shale flooding marketLondon: Opec has raised its forecast for oil supply from non-member countries i
asianage / Posted 14 minutes ago
London: Opec has raised its forecast for oil supply from non-member countries in 2018 as higher prices encourage US shale drillers to pump more, offsetting an Opec-led deal to clear a supply glut and a deepening plunge in Venezuelan production. In a... Read more
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asianage
Israeli PM: Innovation is futureMUMBAI: Stating that the future belongs to those who innovate, Israel PM Benjam
asianage / Posted 14 minutes ago
MUMBAI: Stating that the future belongs to those who innovate, Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu said 15 countries that rank ahead of Israel in World Bank’s competitive index bothers him more than what is happening in Syria. While addressing the... Read more
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Darien News-Review
DOT commissioner met with heated questions during rail council meetingSTAMFORD — State Department of Transportation Commissioner James Redeker made a
Darien News-Review / Posted 15 minutes ago
STAMFORD — State Department of Transportation Commissioner James Redeker made a rare appearance at a Connecticut Commuter Rail Council meeting Wednesday night and was met with criticism of and questions about incoming fare hikes and other issues,... Read more
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Darien News-Review
New York targets hedge fund riches — with a Connecticut catchNew York’s governor proposed Thursday a “fairness fix” in his words to close a
Darien News-Review / Posted 15 minutes ago
New York’s governor proposed Thursday a “fairness fix” in his words to close a tax loophole used by hedge funds — but only if Connecticut and other neighboring states follow suit. Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo wants to close the so-called carried interest... Read more
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New York Daily News
Developer proceeding with long-delayed Keystone XL pipelineLINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The developer of the Keystone XL pipeline announced Thursd
New York Daily News / Posted 16 minutes ago
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The developer of the Keystone XL pipeline announced Thursday that it hopes to begin construction next year on an alternative route approved by Nebraska authorities, despite a lawsuit challenging the project. TransCanada Corp.... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Russell McVeagh advises on sale of PaymarkFriday, 19 January 2018, 10:18 amPress Release: Russell McVeagh Acting for the
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 16 minutes ago
Friday, 19 January 2018, 10:18 amPress Release: Russell McVeagh Acting for the bank shareholders of Paymark (ANZ, ASB, BNZ and Westpac), the law firm is advising on its signing of a $190 million sale... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Bitcoin - Dead Cat Bounce or Bottom In Place?Friday, 19 January 2018, 9:53 amArticle: ThinkMarkets Bitcoin could be present
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 16 minutes ago
Friday, 19 January 2018, 9:53 amArticle: ThinkMarkets Bitcoin could be presenting the biggest opportunity for those who have been sitting on the sideline. It is difficult to differentiate between dead cat... Read more
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Swissinfo
U.S. Stocks Can't Hold Gains After Hitting Records(Bloomberg) -- U.S. stocks dipped one day after racing to all-time highs. The y
Swissinfo / Posted 16 minutes ago
(Bloomberg) -- U.S. stocks dipped one day after racing to all-time highs. The yield on 10-year Treasuries climbed above 2.6 percent for the first time since March, while the dollar failed to hold the previous day’s gain. Most major equity gauges... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Northwest Florida Walmart stores set free health screeningsBy Press Gazette contributor Northwest Florida Walmart stores will host the fi
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 18 minutes ago
By Press Gazette contributor Northwest Florida Walmart stores will host the first Walmart Wellness Day event of the year on Saturday, Jan. 20. This free health screening allows residents to learn their: Blood glucose Blood pressure Body mass index... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Kentucky Transportation Cabinet test drives new method to prioritize road projectsLOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet has released its
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 18 minutes ago
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet has released its list of recommended road projects for 2018-2020 and, for the first time, it has used a data-driven model called SHIFT to compile that list. SHIFT scores projects based on... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Developer proceeding with long-delayed Keystone XL pipelineBy GRANT SCHULTE Associated Press LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - The developer of the K
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 19 minutes ago
By GRANT SCHULTE Associated Press LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - The developer of the Keystone XL pipeline announced Thursday that it hopes to begin construction next year on an alternative route approved by Nebraska authorities, despite a lawsuit... Read more
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Channel 4 News
Private Finance Initiatives “not value for money”A spending watchdog has warned that paying for schools and hospitals through th
Channel 4 News / Posted 21 minutes ago
A spending watchdog has warned that paying for schools and hospitals through the Private Finance Initiative will cost hundreds of billions of pounds. The National Audit Office said taxpayers will have to foot a 199 billion pound bill for projects... Read more
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Daily Record
Parsippany-based Wyndham hotel company to acquire La Quinta chainIt will have an indoor monorail pickup and a perfect view of the fireworks. Tim
Daily Record / Posted 22 minutes ago
It will have an indoor monorail pickup and a perfect view of the fireworks. Time Hotel operator Wyndham Worldwide Corporation, based in Parsippany, said Thursday it has entered into a deal to acquire the La Quinta hotel chain for $1.95... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Uber and Softbank just sealed the deal“We’re proud to have SoftBank, Dragoneer, and the entire consortium in the Uber
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 22 minutes ago
“We’re proud to have SoftBank, Dragoneer, and the entire consortium in the Uber family. This is a great outcome for our shareholders, employees, and customers, strengthening Uber’s governance as we double down on our technology investments and... Read more
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Bizjournals
Regis' Supercuts salons will sponsor Major League Baseball in long-term dealThe multi-year agreement will make Supercuts the official hair salon and stylis
Bizjournals / Posted 23 minutes ago
The multi-year agreement will make Supercuts the official hair salon and stylists for MLB and will allow promotions throughout MLB’s season including high-profile events such as All-Star Game and World Series. “Given the quality and breadth of MLB,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Are entrepreneurs born or made?Nature or nurture? As family businesses account for a bigger share of the world
Inquirier.net / Posted 23 minutes ago
Nature or nurture? As family businesses account for a bigger share of the world economy, and as millennials increasingly shun the corporate world for startups, the question has become more urgent. The answer? Both. Some entrepreneurs venture out on... Read more
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Inquirier.net
BIR tax take up 13% to P1.78 trillion, but misses 2017 goalThe Bureau of Internal Revenue’s (BIR) tax take has jumped 13 percent to P1.779
Inquirier.net / Posted 23 minutes ago
The Bureau of Internal Revenue’s (BIR) tax take has jumped 13 percent to P1.779 trillion last year but still missed its target. In a statement on Thursday, the country’s tax-collection agency said its total 2017 collections exceeded the P1.576... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Rules on mineral, auto cigarette tax hikes outThe Bureau of Internal Revenue has issued the guidelines for the increase in th
Inquirier.net / Posted 23 minutes ago
The Bureau of Internal Revenue has issued the guidelines for the increase in the excise taxes on minerals, cigarettes, vehicles, and in the documentary stamp tax rates under the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) act. The four revenue... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Rising US yields drew ‘hot money’ away from PH in ’17The strong foreign portfolio investment inflows of 2016 swung to outflows last
Inquirier.net / Posted 23 minutes ago
The strong foreign portfolio investment inflows of 2016 swung to outflows last year, as investors in stocks and bonds were attracted by rising returns overseas and put off by weak prospects of local mining stocks, according to the Bangko Sentral ng... Read more
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Business Insider
Uber's massive, multi-billion dollar deal with SoftBank has officially closed — and the Japanese company now controls 15% of UberUber CEO Dara KhosrowshahiMichael Cohen/Getty Images for The New York Times So
Business Insider / Posted 26 minutes ago
Uber CEO Dara KhosrowshahiMichael Cohen/Getty Images for The New York Times SoftBank's big deal with Uber has closed: The firm now owns about 15% of shares in the ride-sharing company, purchased at a 30% discount. SoftBank will also invest $1.25... Read more
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