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Brisbane Times
Ex-NAB unit Clydesdale Bank's shares have surged since floatTens of thousands of National Australia Bank shareholders who hung onto shares
Ex-NAB unit Clydesdale Bank's shares have surged since float
Brisbane Times / Posted a minute ago
Tens of thousands of National Australia Bank shareholders who hung onto shares in the spun-off Clydesdale Bank have made hefty gains on their investments: Its stock price has swelled by a third since the bank's February float. Clydesdale Bank shares... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Burlington city officials propose property tax decreaseBurlington city officials are proposing a slight decrease in property taxes for
Burlington city officials propose property tax decrease
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted a minute ago
Burlington city officials are proposing a slight decrease in property taxes for next year. It would be a 1/2 cent decrease of the municipal portion of the tax. So the average homeowner with a property worth more than $200,000 would see a $12... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Ipswich wants to pay farmers more for milkIPSWICH shoppers are happy to pay more for milk at Coles and Woolworths, but on
Ipswich wants to pay farmers more for milk
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 2 minutes ago
IPSWICH shoppers are happy to pay more for milk at Coles and Woolworths, but only if profits go back to dairy farmers. When asked if they would pay more for milk to save Australia's dairy industry, QT readers' said they would pay at least $1.50 per... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
St. Albans hospital starts construction on new facilities projectTens of millions dollars in new construction is underway at Northwestern Medica
St. Albans hospital starts construction on new facilities project
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 2 minutes ago
Tens of millions dollars in new construction is underway at Northwestern Medical Center. The St. Albans hospital launched its $32 million facilities project with a groundbreaking Tuesday afternoon. Private patient rooms, a renovated main entrance,... Read more
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The Washington Times
Trans Adriatic Pipeline to cut Europe’s reliance on Russia for natural gasLESBOS, GREECE — If it goes as its backers hope, a newly inaugurated pipeline c
Trans Adriatic Pipeline to cut Europe’s reliance on Russia for natural gas
The Washington Times / Posted 4 minutes ago
LESBOS, GREECE — If it goes as its backers hope, a newly inaugurated pipeline crossing a half-dozen countries will shore up natural gas supplies in Europe and reduce the Continent’s worrying dependence on Russia as its critical supplier. But many... Read more
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Crikey
Finance, Treasury secretaries release politcally charged PEFOUnder John Howard’s Charter of Budget Honesty, the secretaries of Treasury and
Finance, Treasury secretaries release politcally charged PEFO
Crikey / Posted 5 minutes ago
Under John Howard’s Charter of Budget Honesty, the secretaries of Treasury and Finance are required to publicly release a Pre-election Economic and Fiscal Outlook report (PEFO) within 10 days of the issuing of the writs for an election. The idea is... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Diversified announces CEO transition, to explore 'strategic alternatives' for Bagger Dave'sCompany founder and CEO Michael Ansley will remain as chairman; CFO will take t
Diversified announces CEO transition, to explore 'strategic alternatives' for Bagger Dave's
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 5 minutes ago
Company founder and CEO Michael Ansley will remain as chairman; CFO will take top job Photo by GLENN TRIEST Michael Ansley, founder of Southfield-based... Read more
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TribLIVE
Sales of new homes surged by 16% in April | TribLIVE WASHINGTON — Americans ramped up their purchases of new homes in
Sales of new homes surged by 16% in April
TribLIVE / Posted 5 minutes ago
| TribLIVE WASHINGTON — Americans ramped up their purchases of new homes in April to the highest level since January 2008, evidence of a strong start to the spring... Read more
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TribLIVE
Monsanto rejects $62B bid from Bayer | TribLIVE FILE - This Aug. 31, 2015, file photo, shows the Monsanto logo s
Monsanto rejects $62B bid from Bayer
TribLIVE / Posted 5 minutes ago
| TribLIVE FILE - This Aug. 31, 2015, file photo, shows the Monsanto logo seen at the Farm Progress Show in Decatur, Ill. Monsanto is rejecting Bayer's $62 billion takeover... Read more
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TribLIVE
Freeport, Upper Allegheny Joint Sanitary Authority to discuss linking sewage systems | TribLIVE Freeport and Upper Allegheny Joint Sanitary Authority...
Freeport, Upper Allegheny Joint Sanitary Authority to discuss linking sewage systems
TribLIVE / Posted 6 minutes ago
| TribLIVE Freeport and Upper Allegheny Joint Sanitary Authority... Read more
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TribLIVE
OPEC could revive freeze in oil production | TribLIVE Mohammed bin Saleh al-Sada, Qatar's minister of energy and indus
OPEC could revive freeze in oil production
TribLIVE / Posted 6 minutes ago
| TribLIVE Mohammed bin Saleh al-Sada, Qatar's minister of energy and industry, speaks to The Associated Press at his office in Doha, Qatar, Tuesday, May 24,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Mt. Pleasant Borough mulls funding for sewer projects | TribLIVE Work to improve Mt. Pleasant's Main Street is expected to begin
Mt. Pleasant Borough mulls funding for sewer projects
TribLIVE / Posted 6 minutes ago
| TribLIVE Work to improve Mt. Pleasant's Main Street is expected to begin this summer. Council will vote soon on allowing the municipal... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
NAB unit Clydesdale Bank's shares surge since floatClydesdale Bank lowered guidance for costs in its first result since floating.
NAB unit Clydesdale Bank's shares surge since float
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 minutes ago
Clydesdale Bank lowered guidance for costs in its first result since floating. Photo: Chris Ratcliffe Tens of thousands of National Australia Bank shareholders who hung onto shares in the spun-off Clydesdale Bank have made hefty gains on their... Read more
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Business Wire
China Chuanglian Education Expands in “Examination Online” Channel Programmes and Online Comprehensive Financial Training CoursesHONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)--China Chuanglian Education Group Limited (“the Comp
China Chuanglian Education Expands in “Examination Online” Channel Programmes and Online Comprehensive Financial Training Courses
Business Wire / Posted 8 minutes ago
HONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)--China Chuanglian Education Group Limited (“the Company” or “China Chuanglian Education”, HKEX stock code: 2371) is pleased to announce that, Beijing Chuanglian Education Investment Company Limited (“Beijing Chuanglian... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Arvida posts full-year profit, beats IPO forecastArvida Group said it has made "significant progress" integrating its 21 propert
Arvida posts full-year profit, beats IPO forecast
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 minutes ago
Arvida Group said it has made "significant progress" integrating its 21 properties and benefits from leveraging its new operating structure. Arvida Group, which operates 21 retirement villages and aged care facilities, reported annual earnings ahead... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
‘No Place to Call Home’: Homeless born into the systemBianca James is facing an uphill battle, with her domestic partner Jared Hanson
‘No Place to Call Home’: Homeless born into the system
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 9 minutes ago
Bianca James is facing an uphill battle, with her domestic partner Jared Hanson encouraging her every step of the way. Bianca’s asthma only makes the climb that much more challenging. She is in the third trimester of what her doctors diagnosed... Read more
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New York Post
Vice hit with layoffs amid staffing shakeupVice Media, long a darling of the digital media world, on Tuesday joined the li
Vice hit with layoffs amid staffing shakeup
New York Post / Posted 9 minutes ago
Vice Media, long a darling of the digital media world, on Tuesday joined the list of tech news sites cutting its staff. About 15 people were laid off in its New York and Los Angeles offices. And in London, a Vice foreign correspondent Harriet Salem... Read more
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New York Post
Maxim has work to do if it plans to keep profitability pledgeMore red ink was spilled by Sardar Biglari’s Maxim. Biglari, the head of Bigla
Maxim has work to do if it plans to keep profitability pledge
New York Post / Posted 9 minutes ago
More red ink was spilled by Sardar Biglari’s Maxim. Biglari, the head of Biglari Holdings, the conglomerate that owns Steak ’n Shake and other entities, is two years into ownership of Maxim. He has pledged to return Maxim to profitability by the... Read more
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Colorado Daily
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: No to the Trans-Pacific PartnershipA partnership all about profits and less about patients The Trans-Pacific Part
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: No to the Trans-Pacific Partnership
Colorado Daily / Posted 9 minutes ago
A partnership all about profits and less about patients The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) is no more than a corporate takeover for world economic domination. Thanks to Wikileaks, chapters of the TPP were published on the internet alerting us to... Read more
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New York Post
Nordstrom quietly purging its stores of Michael KorsNordstrom and Michael Kors are on the rocks. The Seattle-based department stor
Nordstrom quietly purging its stores of Michael Kors
New York Post / Posted 10 minutes ago
Nordstrom and Michael Kors are on the rocks. The Seattle-based department store is quietly dumping the designer’s handbags in more than half of its 121 full-line stores across the country, according to an Wall Street analyst report on... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Gold prices down B250 to B20,850Related Stories The Gold Traders Association this morning announced the buying
Gold prices down B250 to B20,850
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 10 minutes ago
Related Stories The Gold Traders Association this morning announced the buying prices at 20,375.04 baht per baht-weight for gold ornaments and 20,750 baht per baht-weight for gold bar. The selling prices were set at 21,350 baht per baht-weight for... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
SET up 8.89 points at openingThai stocks opened up 0.64% at the start of trade this morning. The Stock Exch
SET up 8.89 points at opening
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 10 minutes ago
Thai stocks opened up 0.64% at the start of trade this morning. The Stock Exchange of Thailand's main index opened at 1,393.15 points, up 8.89 points from Tuesday's close. The trade value was 1.64 billion baht, with 309 million shares traded. The... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
There really is a 'right' way to pay off all that student loan...Looking at the large sum of money owed to a school, the U.S. government or a pr
There really is a 'right' way to pay off all that student loan...
Dayton Daily News / Posted 11 minutes ago
Looking at the large sum of money owed to a school, the U.S. government or a private loan company can be daunting. But, don't worry; you can do it. And knowing how to do it the "right" way will help make the expense go away with less money and maybe... Read more
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The Hill
Menendez opposing Puerto Rico debt billA top Senate Democrat on Tuesday said that while he is encouraged by the progre
Menendez opposing Puerto Rico debt bill
The Hill / Posted 11 minutes ago
A top Senate Democrat on Tuesday said that while he is encouraged by the progress made to craft legislation to aid Puerto Rico, a House bill doesn’t go far enough to help the island territory. ADVERTISEMENT “The stakes are so high, we simply have... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
There really is a 'right' way to pay off all that student loan...Looking at the large sum of money owed to a school, the U.S. government or a pr
There really is a 'right' way to pay off all that student loan...
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 11 minutes ago
Looking at the large sum of money owed to a school, the U.S. government or a private loan company can be daunting. But, don't worry; you can do it. And knowing how to do it the "right" way will help make the expense go away with less money and maybe... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Ipswich wants to pay farmers more for milkIPSWICH shoppers are happy to pay more for milk at Coles and Woolworths, but on
Ipswich wants to pay farmers more for milk
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 12 minutes ago
IPSWICH shoppers are happy to pay more for milk at Coles and Woolworths, but only if profits go back to dairy farmers. When asked if they would pay more for milk to save Australia's dairy industry, QT readers' said they would pay at least $1.50 per... Read more
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News Mail
Ipswich wants to pay farmers more for milkIPSWICH shoppers are happy to pay more for milk at Coles and Woolworths, but on
Ipswich wants to pay farmers more for milk
News Mail / Posted 13 minutes ago
IPSWICH shoppers are happy to pay more for milk at Coles and Woolworths, but only if profits go back to dairy farmers. When asked if they would pay more for milk to save Australia's dairy industry, QT readers' said they would pay at least $1.50 per... Read more
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TheBull
CommSec Daily Report WednesdayThe Australian sharemarket is having its second best day of the month at lunch
CommSec Daily Report Wednesday
TheBull / Posted 15 minutes ago
The Australian sharemarket is having its second best day of the month at lunch after falling to a two-week low on Tuesday. 25.05.2016 12:52 PM The Australian sharemarket is having its second best day of the month at lunch after falling to a... Read more
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The Economic Times
Brexit will be bad for rupee and equity: Sudhir Agrawal, UTI MFWe might expect a lot of volatility around that event coming back into the mark
Brexit will be bad for rupee and equity: Sudhir Agrawal, UTI MF
The Economic Times / Posted 17 minutes ago
We might expect a lot of volatility around that event coming back into the market. This might result in some bit of weakening on the Indian rupee. This might also result in some bit of risk off kind of scenario. I think from here on, it will be... Read more
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The Economic Times
Euro zone hails "breakthrough" with Greece, IMF debt dealAfter talks that lasted into the small hours of Wednesday, the Eurogroup minist
Euro zone hails "breakthrough" with Greece, IMF debt deal
The Economic Times / Posted 17 minutes ago
After talks that lasted into the small hours of Wednesday, the Eurogroup ministers gave a nod to releasing 10.3 billion euros in new funds for Greece in recognition of painful fiscal reforms pushed through by Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras's... Read more
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