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Perth Now
CommBank dumps $2 ATM feeEXCLUSIVE THE most hated of all bank charges — the ATM fee — is set to be cons
Perth Now / Posted 4 minutes ago
EXCLUSIVE THE most hated of all bank charges — the ATM fee — is set to be consigned to history in what would be a $500 million a year win for consumers. The catalyst is a shock move by the Commonwealth which is making its 3400 ATMs fee-free for any... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Philippines third worst polluter of oceans, report saysMANILA, Philippines — Environmental group Greenpeace has ranked the Philippines
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 minutes ago
MANILA, Philippines — Environmental group Greenpeace has ranked the Philippines as the "third-worst polluter into the world's oceans" after China and Indonesia in a report released Friday in Manila. Western consumer giants are polluting oceans by... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Aid begins to flow to hurricane-hit Puerto RicoPuerto Rican officials could not communicate with more than half the towns in t
Connecticut Post / Posted 8 minutes ago
Puerto Rican officials could not communicate with more than half the towns in the U.S. territory as the massive scale of the disaster wrought by Hurricane Maria started to become clear. (Sept. 21) GUAJATACA, Puerto Rico (AP) — Large amounts of... Read more
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The Age
Dud tech investment was All Black for former Fairfax boss David Kirk and his Bailador fund No sport is more associated with the fine art of the sledge than cricket, but f
The Age / Posted 9 minutes ago
No sport is more associated with the fine art of the sledge than cricket, but former All Blacks World Cup-winning captain (and CBD's former boss at Fairfax Media) David Kirk showed some good form in the recent annual report of his tech investment... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Dud tech investment was All Black for former Fairfax boss David Kirk and his Bailador fund No sport is more associated with the fine art of the sledge than cricket, but f
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 11 minutes ago
No sport is more associated with the fine art of the sledge than cricket, but former All Blacks World Cup-winning captain (and CBD's former boss at Fairfax Media) David Kirk showed some good form in the recent annual report of his tech investment... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Putting America's Record-Breaking $20 Trillion Debt In Global ContextBut when you look at another fiscal measure - the ratio of debt-to-GDP - the U.
Zero Hedge / Posted 13 minutes ago
But when you look at another fiscal measure - the ratio of debt-to-GDP - the U.S. is not in the worst situation... HowMuch.net's visualization allows you to quickly see how the U.S. government’s debt compares to other countries around the world. The... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Aid begins to flow to hurricane-hit Puerto RicoGUAJATACA, Puerto Rico (AP) - Large amounts of federal aid began moving into Pu
Hawaii News Now / Posted 16 minutes ago
GUAJATACA, Puerto Rico (AP) - Large amounts of federal aid began moving into Puerto Rico on Saturday, welcomed by local officials who praised the Trump administration's response but called for the emergency loosening of rules long blamed for... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Federal aid moves in to Puerto Rico following Hurricane MariaGUAJATACA, Puerto Rico (AP) -- Large amounts of federal aid began moving into P
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 16 minutes ago
GUAJATACA, Puerto Rico (AP) -- Large amounts of federal aid began moving into Puerto Rico on Saturday, welcomed by local officials who praised the Trump administration's response but called for the emergency loosening of rules long blamed for... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Tourism chairman vows to 'get to the bottom' of issues raised by auditChapo's comments came in response to a 79-page audit, released Friday, which cr
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 16 minutes ago
Chapo's comments came in response to a 79-page audit, released Friday, which criticized the agency for over-obligating its budget, allowing the advertising firm Bailey Lauerman to overrun its state contracts by $4.4 million and engaging in... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
KBAD Radio, All Badlands Entities Closed Following State RulingSioux Falls, SD Below is the full statement on their website: On November 8th
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 31 minutes ago
Sioux Falls, SD Below is the full statement on their website: On November 8th, 2016 a ballot initiative passed in South Dakota to limit all short term lending to 36% APR. This measure passed 76% to 24% and ended a 14+ year run for Dollar Loan... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Gates family supports Puerto Rico with lemonade standThey didn't think they would get as much support as they did -- but they have s
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 32 minutes ago
They didn't think they would get as much support as they did -- but they have seen neighbors and local police stop by to donate. They have relatives in Puerto Rico-- that they have not been in touch with since the hurricane.... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Commonwealth Bank axes ATM feesConsumers are looking to Australia's big banks after the Commonwealth Bank beca
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 33 minutes ago
Consumers are looking to Australia's big banks after the Commonwealth Bank became the first to axe fees for customers of other institutions using its ATMs to withdraw cash. Complaints about the fees led to the decision, the Commonwealth Bank said in... Read more
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Newsmax
Trix Artificial Colors, Flavors Return After Customer ComplaintsGeneral Mills is bringing back artificial flavors and colors to its Trix cereal
Newsmax / Posted 34 minutes ago
General Mills is bringing back artificial flavors and colors to its Trix cereal in October after customer complaints about the muted colors and fruit-and-spice flavors that made up the all-natural version of the product. In early 2016, Trix changed... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
So, let's talk green: Silver lining of the dark storm cloudsHere I am in Bangor, in South Wales to help my daughter settle into her college
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 39 minutes ago
Here I am in Bangor, in South Wales to help my daughter settle into her college. A sense of excitement is in the air. My daughter is excited, our family is excited for a new chapter in her life, and every student here seem to be bristling with... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
CBA drops $2 ATM fees; other banks urged to 'stop rorting'Commonwealth Bank becomes first of the big four to drop ATM fees The Commonwea
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 58 minutes ago
Commonwealth Bank becomes first of the big four to drop ATM fees The Commonwealth Bank has axed ATM withdrawal fees for non-Commonwealth customers, prompting calls from political leaders and consumer groups for other banks to follow. Australians... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Aid begins to flow to hurricane-hit Puerto RicoPuerto Rican officials could not communicate with more than half the towns in t
Stamford Advocate / Posted an hour ago
Puerto Rican officials could not communicate with more than half the towns in the U.S. territory as the massive scale of the disaster wrought by Hurricane Maria started to become clear. (Sept. 21) GUAJATACA, Puerto Rico (AP) — Large amounts of... Read more
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Perth Now
Libs want fully deregulated retail tradingSHOPS will be allowed to open at whatever time of day or night they choose unde
Perth Now / Posted an hour ago
SHOPS will be allowed to open at whatever time of day or night they choose under a bold new plan by WA Liberals to fully deregulate retail trading hours. The dramatic policy change by Opposition leader Mike Nahan heaps pressure on Premier Mark... Read more
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Zero Hedge
China's Maritime Strategic RealignmentAuthored by Brian Kalman, Daniel Deiss, Edwin Watson via SouthFront.org, China
Zero Hedge / Posted an hour ago
Authored by Brian Kalman, Daniel Deiss, Edwin Watson via SouthFront.org, China has begun construction of the first Type 075 Class Landing Helicopter Dock (LHD). Construction most likely started in January or February of this year, with some... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Meet the man who cut a chink in the armour of drug kingpin Pablo EscobarSINGAPORE: Robert Mazur, 66, is no stranger to the shadowy underworld of notori
Channel NewsAsia / Posted an hour ago
SINGAPORE: Robert Mazur, 66, is no stranger to the shadowy underworld of notorious criminals and their dirty money. The former US federal agent spent years working undercover for law enforcement in multiple countries, infiltrating the inner circles... Read more
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EuroNews
Small cities benefit as southern China project takes offBy Clare Jim HONGKONG (Reuters) – Investors are rushing in to a sleepy city on
EuroNews / Posted an hour ago
By Clare Jim HONGKONG (Reuters) – Investors are rushing in to a sleepy city on the southern coast of China thanks to a government policy that has seen tens of billions of dollars earmarked to produce a regional economy that would rival the biggest in... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
PyeongChang Games may help mend soured Sino-Korean ties: expertsSEOUL, Sept. 24 (Yonhap) -- The 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics may serve as a
Yonhap News Agency / Posted an hour ago
SEOUL, Sept. 24 (Yonhap) -- The 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics may serve as an opportunity for South Korea and China to restore their relationships strained by the deployment of a U.S. missile shield here, watchers said Sunday. The Winter Games... Read more
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The Age
Money flows into European funds as German election helps quell populist fearsThe populist fear that spooked markets last year has mostly subsided, with Germ
The Age / Posted an hour ago
The populist fear that spooked markets last year has mostly subsided, with Germany set to re-elect Angela Merkel as Chancellor and optimistic signs the European economy is enjoying sustainable economic growth. According to polls, Angela Merkel is... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Money flows into European funds as German election helps quell populist fearsThe populist fear that spooked markets last year has mostly subsided, with Germ
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted an hour ago
The populist fear that spooked markets last year has mostly subsided, with Germany set to re-elect Angela Merkel as Chancellor and optimistic signs the European economy is enjoying sustainable economic growth. According to polls, Angela Merkel is... Read more
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The Seattle Times
When nearly everything’s a winner, gold investors get antsyNEW YORK — In a world where nearly every investment is rising, so is gold. But
The Seattle Times / Posted an hour ago
NEW YORK — In a world where nearly every investment is rising, so is gold. But a big part of why many investors are buying gold is that they’re worried those other investments, such as stocks and bonds, are due for a drop. Will Rhind is a former... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Vanguard warns of decade of muted returns despite strong growthThe world’s biggest mutual-fund company says it’s surprised by the global econo
The Seattle Times / Posted an hour ago
The world’s biggest mutual-fund company says it’s surprised by the global economy’s strength this year, but that doesn’t mean it’s more optimistic about the investment outlook. Investors should brace for a decade of “muted returns,” said Nathan Zahm... Read more
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The Seattle Times
GE’s plan to shed company-owned planes shocks private-jet industryImagine if Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg announced he was unplugging from th
The Seattle Times / Posted an hour ago
Imagine if Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg announced he was unplugging from the internet to save time. That’s how private-jet industry executives feel about General Electric’s cost-cutting move to sell the bulk of its corporate fleet. GE’s plan to... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Slump in startups is slowing the economy — is big business to blame?Unemployment has fallen, and the stock market has soared. So why has the econom
The Seattle Times / Posted an hour ago
Unemployment has fallen, and the stock market has soared. So why has the economic expansion since the recession been so tame, with sluggish productivity and, at least until recently, anemic wage growth? Economists say the answer, to some degree, can... Read more
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New Kerala
University of Hull and Infor Join Forces to Boost Technology Skills - newkerala news #274319NEW YORK, Sept. 23, : Infor, a leading provider of beautiful business applicati
New Kerala / Posted an hour ago
NEW YORK, Sept. 23, : Infor, a leading provider of beautiful business applications specialized by industry and built for the cloud, today announced an agreement with the University of Hull. The agreement will see the university adopt Infor's... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Local Ham operator helps Puerto RicoSeptember 23, 2017 09:33 PM In the aftermath of Hurricane Maria, some Rocheste
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted an hour ago
September 23, 2017 09:33 PM In the aftermath of Hurricane Maria, some Rochester area radio volunteers are keeping communications going with devastated parts of Puerto Rico. Ham radio operators use short wave radios that don't depend on cell towers... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Renovators warned to think twiceMan renovating his property. Picture: Matt Thompson THE demand for fixer-upper
Geelong Advertiser / Posted an hour ago
Man renovating his property. Picture: Matt Thompson THE demand for fixer-uppers in Brisbane is so strong, property experts are warning homeowners about the risk of renovating before they list. SQM Research managing director Louis Christopher said... Read more
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