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SKY News
Sales And Profits Tumble At VolkswagenVolkswagen has reported profit before tax of £2.4bn for the first quarter of th
Sales And Profits Tumble At Volkswagen
SKY News / Posted a minute ago
Volkswagen has reported profit before tax of £2.4bn for the first quarter of the year - a 19.3% fall compared with 2015. Sales revenue at the troubled carmaker, which has become embroiled in an international emissions scandal, was also down 3.4% to... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
County considers Expocentre project costsThe Shawnee County Commission Thursday will consider approving two capital expe
County considers Expocentre project costs
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 2 minutes ago
The Shawnee County Commission Thursday will consider approving two capital expenditures totaling more than $18,000 at the Kansas Expocentre. The requests are among matters on the agenda when Commissioners Shelly Buhler, Bob Archer and Kevin Cook... Read more
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express
Mansion to RENT: Heath Hall could be YOURS for £110k per MONTH ONE of Britain's best-known mansions which is around 30 times the size of the
Mansion to RENT: Heath Hall could be YOURS for £110k per MONTH
express / Posted 3 minutes ago
ONE of Britain's best-known mansions which is around 30 times the size of the average home has been put on the rental market for £110,000 per month. Heath Hall has been made available... Read more
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Market Watch
StemCells can’t fix its problems with a reverse split, or by burying bad newsWhen a company is in real trouble, using simple math to make its stock look mor
StemCells can’t fix its problems with a reverse split, or by burying bad news
Market Watch / Posted 5 minutes ago
When a company is in real trouble, using simple math to make its stock look more attractive, or burying bad news at the bottom of a press release, doesn’t usually help for long. Biotech StemCells Inc. did just that Tuesday, and its shares STEM,... Read more
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The Irish Times
Markets in reverse as US consumer stocks lead the fallUK and European stocks fell, bringing a halt to their longest advance in almost
Markets in reverse as US consumer stocks lead the fall
The Irish Times / Posted 5 minutes ago
UK and European stocks fell, bringing a halt to their longest advance in almost seven weeks. Poor performances by banks damaged markets across Europe. The Iseq in Dublin slipped 0.3 per cent while elsewhere, Germany’s Dax was 0.7 per cent down,... Read more
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DMNews
Marketo in ReviewShare this content: Here's some of our most recent coverage around the recentl
Marketo in Review
DMNews / Posted 5 minutes ago
Share this content: Here's some of our most recent coverage around the recently acquired marketing tech giant. Marketo, one of the preeminent players in the marketing software technology space, announced its acquisition by PE firm Vista Equity... Read more
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PR.com
A New Way to Invest in BitcoinExeBTC is offering new multiple investment packages for worldwide investors. D
A New Way to Invest in Bitcoin
PR.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
ExeBTC is offering new multiple investment packages for worldwide investors. Delaware City, DE, May 31, 2016 --(PR.com)-- For years, ExeBTC has been a leader in the finance world, building a reputation as a knowledgeable and reliable alternative for... Read more
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The Register
Michael Dell bought back his PC biz on the cheap, says courtA small number of former shareholders in Dell could be getting a sizable payout
Michael Dell bought back his PC biz on the cheap, says court
The Register / Posted 6 minutes ago
A small number of former shareholders in Dell could be getting a sizable payout after a Delaware court ruled the IT biz was undervalued when it went private. Delaware Vice Chancellor Travis Laster ruled that the fair price for the company's shares... Read more
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Salon.com
TV ad blasts “Debt Trap Debbie” Wasserman Schultz for supporting predatory payday lendersA progressive non-profit organization is slamming Florida congresswoman and Dem
TV ad blasts “Debt Trap Debbie” Wasserman Schultz for supporting predatory payday lenders
Salon.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
A progressive non-profit organization is slamming Florida congresswoman and Democratic National Committee chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz for supporting predatory payday lenders. A new $100,000 television ad began broadcasting in Wasserman Schultz’s... Read more
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Investopedia
Retirement Planning: Why Real Rates of Return Matter MostWhen evaluating your portfolio’s performance, what number do you look at? Your
Retirement Planning: Why Real Rates of Return Matter Most
Investopedia / Posted 6 minutes ago
When evaluating your portfolio’s performance, what number do you look at? Your brokerage firm might tell you that your portfolio returned 10% last year. But thanks to inflation, the increase in the prices of goods and services that typically occurs... Read more
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Investopedia
What’s the Best Retirement Drawdown Strategy for You?You’ve worked hard and saved and invested carefully for decades. Retirement is
What’s the Best Retirement Drawdown Strategy for You?
Investopedia / Posted 6 minutes ago
You’ve worked hard and saved and invested carefully for decades. Retirement is on the horizon. Now, the challenge lies in figuring out how to use your nest egg. The goal is to withdraw enough to live comfortably, but not so much that you run out of... Read more
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Grainnet.com
Corn Prices to Reflect Summer Weather and Demand StrengthUrbana, IL - With the start of the critical three-month growing season, the pot
Corn Prices to Reflect Summer Weather and Demand Strength
Grainnet.com / Posted 7 minutes ago
Urbana, IL - With the start of the critical three-month growing season, the potential size of the 2016 U.S. corn crop will become the focus of attention. According to a University of Illinois agricultural economist, the market will follow weather... Read more
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Arkansas Times
The other side of WalmartWhile Walmart is expected to tout its so-called “investment” in workers at the
The other side of Walmart
Arkansas Times / Posted 8 minutes ago
While Walmart is expected to tout its so-called “investment” in workers at the meeting, the Walmart workers available at this event will share their personal horror stories about being unable to afford rent, getting seriously injured on the job, and... Read more
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Accounting Today
Warren Averett Adds Hutto & CarverWarren Averett, LLC, Certified Public Accountants and Advisors, is merging in H
Warren Averett Adds Hutto & Carver
Accounting Today / Posted 10 minutes ago
Warren Averett, LLC, Certified Public Accountants and Advisors, is merging in Hutto & Carver, P.A., expanding the firm’s presence in Florida. Hutto & Carver will be joining Warren Averett’s Pensacola office, effective June 1, 2016. Hutto & Carver... Read more
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Business Standard India
RIL arm sells stake in African fuel retailer GapcoRIL had bought the 76 per cent stake in 2007, with management control. Gapco ha
RIL arm sells stake in African fuel retailer Gapco
Business Standard India / Posted 11 minutes ago
RIL had bought the 76 per cent stake in 2007, with management control. Gapco has significant presence in the downstream petroleum sector in Tanzania, Uganda, Rwanda and Kenya. RIL’s foreign arm, Reliance Exploration and Production DMCC (REPD) had the... Read more
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Business Standard India
E-commerce to reach $60-bn GMV by 2020With a strong consumer base of around 175 million, Indian e-commerce could reac
E-commerce to reach $60-bn GMV by 2020
Business Standard India / Posted 11 minutes ago
With a strong consumer base of around 175 million, Indian e-commerce could reach $60 billion in gross merchandise value (GMV) by 2020, Google and AT Kearney said in a report titled Digital Retail 2020. The estimates are less than that projected by US... Read more
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Business Standard India
Colgate puts up a strong fight against PatanjaliOral care major Colgate is fending off Patanjali, yoga guru Ramdev's ayurvedic
Colgate puts up a strong fight against Patanjali
Business Standard India / Posted 11 minutes ago
Oral care major Colgate is fending off Patanjali, yoga guru Ramdev's ayurvedic consumer products company, by taking the fight to its doorstep. For the three months ended March, Colgate reported a four per cent sales growth, the highest in four... Read more
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CTV News
Feds see Ontario stance on CPP as roadblock to expanding pension planOTTAWA -- Federal sources say Canada's most populous province has become a road
Feds see Ontario stance on CPP as roadblock to expanding pension plan
CTV News / Posted 12 minutes ago
OTTAWA -- Federal sources say Canada's most populous province has become a roadblock in work to gain the required support from provinces to make reform and expand the Canada Pension Plan. Ontario's position in the ongoing talks is that it wants... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Canada to enforce plain cigarette packaging in attempt to curb smokingCanada, following the lead of Britain and Australia, will make plain packaging
Canada to enforce plain cigarette packaging in attempt to curb smoking
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 12 minutes ago
Canada, following the lead of Britain and Australia, will make plain packaging of cigarettes compulsory in a bid to cut the rate of smoking, Health Minister Jane Philpott said on Tuesday. Although Canada already obliges firms to slap large graphic... Read more
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Daily Herald
Lawsuit dropped over Salt Lake City newspaper agreementSALT LAKE CITY -- Members of a group that sued over altered terms of a joint op
Lawsuit dropped over Salt Lake City newspaper agreement
Daily Herald / Posted 14 minutes ago
SALT LAKE CITY -- Members of a group that sued over altered terms of a joint operating agreement between The Salt Lake Tribune and Deseret News dropped their lawsuit Tuesday, saying they are confident terms of the Tribune's sale to the wealthy... Read more
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SkyHi Daily News
Solving the Greece economic crisis, Model UNAvery Mutch, 14, is in eighth grade and EGMS. After being a part of Model UN la
Solving the Greece economic crisis, Model UN
SkyHi Daily News / Posted 15 minutes ago
Avery Mutch, 14, is in eighth grade and EGMS. After being a part of Model UN last year she decided to do it again this year. The group had to choose a country and research their biggest problem and to figure out a way to fix it. Her group chose... Read more
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New Kerala
Petrol, diesel prices hiked - newkerala.com #70682New Delhi, June 1 : Petrol price was hiked by Rs.2.58 a litre and diesel by Rs.
Petrol, diesel prices hiked - newkerala.com #70682
New Kerala / Posted 16 minutes ago
New Delhi, June 1 : Petrol price was hiked by Rs.2.58 a litre and diesel by Rs.2.26 per litre, an announcement from Indian Oil Corp. (IOC) said here late on Tuesday. Petrol will cost Rs.65.60 per litre in Delhi after the increase while diesel will... Read more
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ABC News
Grain Lower, Livestock HigherGrain futures were lower Tuesday on the Chicago Board of Trade. Wheat for July
Grain Lower, Livestock Higher
ABC News / Posted 16 minutes ago
Grain futures were lower Tuesday on the Chicago Board of Trade. Wheat for July delivery was down 17 cent at $4.6450 a bushel; July corn lost 8 cents to 4.0475 a bushel; July oats was 4 cents lower at $1.89 a bushel; while July soybeans lost 8 cents... Read more
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The News-Times
3 Ways Emerging Entrepreneurs Run Financially Sound BusinessesSecuring funding is a major feat for any brand and requires a great deal of pla
3 Ways Emerging Entrepreneurs Run Financially Sound Businesses
The News-Times / Posted 17 minutes ago
Securing funding is a major feat for any brand and requires a great deal of planning and expertise. However, the real value comes from turning that initial support into long-term growth -- transforming a spark into a sustainable fire. Without... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Competition Bureau won’t oppose beer mergers involving AB InBev and Molson CoorsThe Competition Bureau says it won’t oppose two proposed beer mergers involving
Competition Bureau won’t oppose beer mergers involving AB InBev and Molson Coors
The Globe and Mail / Posted 18 minutes ago
The Competition Bureau says it won’t oppose two proposed beer mergers involving Canada’s largest breweries. In a ruling announced Tuesday, the federal agency said the proposed acquisition of SABMiller by Labatt parent company Anheuser-Busch InBev... Read more
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Northern Star
Australia ‘more competitive’ despite weak economyAUSTRALIA has jumped up a rung in global competitiveness despite falling well s
Australia ‘more competitive’ despite weak economy
Northern Star / Posted 18 minutes ago
AUSTRALIA has jumped up a rung in global competitiveness despite falling well short of the world's leading nations on a range of economic measures. The IMD World Competitiveness Yearbook placed Australia as the 17th most competitive country on... Read more
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KOCO 5 Oklahoma City
State rep, former educator says we’re in economic crisis that’s affecting everybodyABIGAIL OGLE, AND BRAD SOWDER. >> WE ARE BACK AT THE LEGISLATIVE SESSION HAS CO
State rep, former educator says we’re in economic crisis that’s affecting everybody
KOCO 5 Oklahoma City / Posted 19 minutes ago
ABIGAIL OGLE, AND BRAD SOWDER. >> WE ARE BACK AT THE LEGISLATIVE SESSION HAS COME TO A CLOSE. A BILL IS ON THE WAY TO A GOVERNOR'S DESK FOR APPROVAL. THE STATE IS IN THE HOLE RIGHT NOW AND PEOPLE ACROSS OKLAHOMA STATE EDUCATION. WE ARE JOINED BY... Read more
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Petluma360.com
Vendini gets funding to expand Petaluma office THE PRESS DEMOCRAT | May 31, 2016, 12:26PM Vendini, the event ticketing comp
Vendini gets funding to expand Petaluma office
Petluma360.com / Posted 19 minutes ago
THE PRESS DEMOCRAT | May 31, 2016, 12:26PM Vendini, the event ticketing company with a Petaluma satellite office, has received its first outside investment, $20 million in funding from New York-based... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Australia ‘more competitive’ despite weak economyAUSTRALIA has jumped up a rung in global competitiveness despite falling well s
Australia ‘more competitive’ despite weak economy
The Daily Mercury / Posted 20 minutes ago
AUSTRALIA has jumped up a rung in global competitiveness despite falling well short of the world's leading nations on a range of economic measures. The IMD World Competitiveness Yearbook placed Australia as the 17th most competitive country on... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Jewellers threaten to go on strike to press for reduction in VAT, import dutyLeaders of the association have even threatened with an indefinite strike as of
Jewellers threaten to go on strike to press for reduction in VAT, import duty
Bdnews24.com / Posted 20 minutes ago
Leaders of the association have even threatened with an indefinite strike as of Jun 4 if their demand is not met. The National Revenue Board in July last year increased the VAT to five prevent from three percent. BJS General Secretary Enamul Haque... Read more
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