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CNBC
Freddie Mac is following Fannie Mae into rental market, promising affordable housingWhen the government-controlled mortgage finance giant Fannie Mae agreed this ye
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When the government-controlled mortgage finance giant Fannie Mae agreed this year to guarantee a $1 billion financing deal for one of the biggest private-equity-backed landlords in the United States, the move prompted an outcry. Housing advocates... Read more
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CNBC
Here are JPMorgan's top internet stocks before big earnings weekJPMorgan research said it has high expectations for several internet companies
CNBC / Posted a minute ago
JPMorgan research said it has high expectations for several internet companies scheduled to announce earnings next week, including Google, Facebook and Amazon. "Overall expectations for the group are high given the strong YTD stock performance — FB,... Read more
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CNBC
Chipotle Virginia customer tested positive for norovirusTesting has confirmed norovirus in a customer who ate at the Virginia Chipotle
CNBC / Posted a minute ago
Testing has confirmed norovirus in a customer who ate at the Virginia Chipotle Mexican Grill restaurant that was briefly closed earlier this week following multiple reports of diners falling ill, a county health department official told Reuters on... Read more
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CNBC
Hedge funders scramble for ways to pay tax bills as a big loophole is closedHedge fund managers have to fork over billions of dollars in taxes next year fo
CNBC / Posted a minute ago
Hedge fund managers have to fork over billions of dollars in taxes next year for gains they accumulated on deferred income from offshore funds as a long-standing tax loophole expires. The Wall Street Journal reported Thursday that Steven Cohen, the... Read more
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Agassiz-Harrison Observer
Premier John Horgan appoints new ICBC, BC Hydro chairsPremier John Horgan has appointed new board members for key Crown corporations
Agassiz-Harrison Observer / Posted a minute ago
Premier John Horgan has appointed new board members for key Crown corporations BC Hydro and the Insurance Corporation of B.C. Former NDP cabinet minister Joy MacPhail takes over as chair of the ICBC board, replacing former B.C. Liberal cabinet... Read more
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Swissinfo
Pharma remains king of Swiss exportsPharmaceutical and chemical goods pushed Swiss exports to record highs in the f
Swissinfo / Posted a minute ago
Pharmaceutical and chemical goods pushed Swiss exports to record highs in the first half of this year. The value of goods sold abroad peaked at CHF109.6 billion ($105 billion) in the first six months of 2017 - a 4.4% rise on the previous year. Swiss... Read more
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Reuters
Greece explores market return after three years' exile under lenders' watchATHENS (Reuters) - Greece said on Thursday it will strive to ensure a seamless
Reuters / Posted a minute ago
ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece said on Thursday it will strive to ensure a seamless access to debt markets when its bailout program ends next year, as speculation grew that its first bond market foray in three years was imminent. Greece's European... Read more
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Reuters
Euro nears two-year high as ECB flags autumn tightening talkLONDON (Reuters) - The euro jetted to an almost two-year high on Thursday after
Reuters / Posted a minute ago
LONDON (Reuters) - The euro jetted to an almost two-year high on Thursday after European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi said officials would discuss possible changes to its bond-buying scheme this autumn. Though Draghi set no date for changes to... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
With some reservations, U of L athletics board approves new KFC Yum! Center dealLOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) – The University of Louisville athletics association vot
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 3 minutes ago
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) – The University of Louisville athletics association voted unanimously to change the school’s lease for the KFC Yum! Center on Thursday, agreeing to pay $2.4 million more annually toward arena debt and cede control over some... Read more
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Abbotsford News
Premier John Horgan appoints new ICBC, BC Hydro chairsPremier John Horgan has appointed new board members for key Crown corporations
Abbotsford News / Posted 3 minutes ago
Premier John Horgan has appointed new board members for key Crown corporations BC Hydro and the Insurance Corporation of B.C. Former NDP cabinet minister Joy MacPhail takes over as chair of the ICBC board, replacing former B.C. Liberal cabinet... Read more
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The North Island Gazette
Premier John Horgan appoints new ICBC, BC Hydro chairsPremier John Horgan has appointed new board members for key Crown corporations
The North Island Gazette / Posted 3 minutes ago
Premier John Horgan has appointed new board members for key Crown corporations BC Hydro and the Insurance Corporation of B.C. Former NDP cabinet minister Joy MacPhail takes over as chair of the ICBC board, replacing former B.C. Liberal cabinet... Read more
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100 Mile House Free Press
Premier John Horgan appoints new ICBC, BC Hydro chairsPremier John Horgan has appointed new board members for key Crown corporations
100 Mile House Free Press / Posted 3 minutes ago
Premier John Horgan has appointed new board members for key Crown corporations BC Hydro and the Insurance Corporation of B.C. Former NDP cabinet minister Joy MacPhail takes over as chair of the ICBC board, replacing former B.C. Liberal cabinet... Read more
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NBC News
Trump's crackdown on immigrants is keeping Hispanic shoppers at homeRetail sales to Hispanics are tumbling, as immigrants fearful after the electio
NBC News / Posted 3 minutes ago
Retail sales to Hispanics are tumbling, as immigrants fearful after the election of President Donald Trump stay home and hoard their cash. “There’s almost a cocooning factor,” said Brian Cornell, CEO of Target, at the Fortune Brainstorm Tech event... Read more
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TSN
Rose, Cavs in talks on oneAccording to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski and Brian Windhorst, sources say free ag
TSN / Posted 4 minutes ago
According to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski and Brian Windhorst, sources say free agent point guard Derrick Rose and the Cleveland Cavaliers are in serious talks to finalize a one-year deal. Rose had his strongest season in years, putting up 18.0 points... Read more
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BC Local News
Rail trail purchase on trackIt's all aboard for local taxpayers purchasing an abandoned rail corridor. Not
BC Local News / Posted 4 minutes ago
It's all aboard for local taxpayers purchasing an abandoned rail corridor. Not enough names in opposition to borrowing funds was gathered so the Columbia-Shuswap and North Okanagan regional districts can proceed with buying the former Canadian... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
California Winner of $447 Million Powerball Comes ForwardSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Lottery officials say the holder of the sole winning
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 4 minutes ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Lottery officials say the holder of the sole winning Powerball ticket worth $447.8 million has come forward. Jeff Lindsay said in a statement Wednesday that the windfall will support his family and causes that are important... Read more
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Comox Valley Record
Premier John Horgan appoints new ICBC, BC Hydro chairsPremier John Horgan has appointed new board members for key Crown corporations
Comox Valley Record / Posted 5 minutes ago
Premier John Horgan has appointed new board members for key Crown corporations BC Hydro and the Insurance Corporation of B.C. Former NDP cabinet minister Joy MacPhail takes over as chair of the ICBC board, replacing former B.C. Liberal cabinet... Read more
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Castlegar News
Premier John Horgan appoints new ICBC, BC Hydro chairsPremier John Horgan has appointed new board members for key Crown corporations
Castlegar News / Posted 6 minutes ago
Premier John Horgan has appointed new board members for key Crown corporations BC Hydro and the Insurance Corporation of B.C. Former NDP cabinet minister Joy MacPhail takes over as chair of the ICBC board, replacing former B.C. Liberal cabinet... Read more
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Cloverdale Reporter
Premier John Horgan appoints new ICBC, BC Hydro chairsPremier John Horgan has appointed new board members for key Crown corporations
Cloverdale Reporter / Posted 6 minutes ago
Premier John Horgan has appointed new board members for key Crown corporations BC Hydro and the Insurance Corporation of B.C. Former NDP cabinet minister Joy MacPhail takes over as chair of the ICBC board, replacing former B.C. Liberal cabinet... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
Premier John Horgan appoints new ICBC, BC Hydro chairsPremier John Horgan has appointed new board members for key Crown corporations
Campbell River Mirror / Posted 6 minutes ago
Premier John Horgan has appointed new board members for key Crown corporations BC Hydro and the Insurance Corporation of B.C. Former NDP cabinet minister Joy MacPhail takes over as chair of the ICBC board, replacing former B.C. Liberal cabinet... Read more
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Arrow Lakes News
Premier John Horgan appoints new ICBC, BC Hydro chairsPremier John Horgan has appointed new board members for key Crown corporations
Arrow Lakes News / Posted 7 minutes ago
Premier John Horgan has appointed new board members for key Crown corporations BC Hydro and the Insurance Corporation of B.C. Former NDP cabinet minister Joy MacPhail takes over as chair of the ICBC board, replacing former B.C. Liberal cabinet... Read more
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Kitimat Sentinel
Premier John Horgan appoints new ICBC, BC Hydro chairsPremier John Horgan has appointed new board members for key Crown corporations
Kitimat Sentinel / Posted 7 minutes ago
Premier John Horgan has appointed new board members for key Crown corporations BC Hydro and the Insurance Corporation of B.C. Former NDP cabinet minister Joy MacPhail takes over as chair of the ICBC board, replacing former B.C. Liberal cabinet... Read more
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Williams Lake Tribune
Premier John Horgan appoints new ICBC, BC Hydro chairsPremier John Horgan has appointed new board members for key Crown corporations
Williams Lake Tribune / Posted 8 minutes ago
Premier John Horgan has appointed new board members for key Crown corporations BC Hydro and the Insurance Corporation of B.C. Former NDP cabinet minister Joy MacPhail takes over as chair of the ICBC board, replacing former B.C. Liberal cabinet... Read more
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Peace Arch News
Premier John Horgan appoints new ICBC, BC Hydro chairsPremier John Horgan has appointed new board members for key Crown corporations
Peace Arch News / Posted 8 minutes ago
Premier John Horgan has appointed new board members for key Crown corporations BC Hydro and the Insurance Corporation of B.C. Former NDP cabinet minister Joy MacPhail takes over as chair of the ICBC board, replacing former B.C. Liberal cabinet... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
Premier John Horgan appoints new ICBC, BC Hydro chairsPremier John Horgan has appointed new board members for key Crown corporations
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted 8 minutes ago
Premier John Horgan has appointed new board members for key Crown corporations BC Hydro and the Insurance Corporation of B.C. Former NDP cabinet minister Joy MacPhail takes over as chair of the ICBC board, replacing former B.C. Liberal cabinet... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
California Winner Of $447M Powerball Comes ForwardSACRAMENTO, CALIF. (AP) — Lottery officials say the holder of the sole winning
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 8 minutes ago
SACRAMENTO, CALIF. (AP) — Lottery officials say the holder of the sole winning Powerball ticket worth $447.8 million has come forward.Jeff Lindsay said in a statement that the windfall will support his family and causes that are important to them for... Read more
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Houston Today
Premier John Horgan appoints new ICBC, BC Hydro chairsPremier John Horgan has appointed new board members for key Crown corporations
Houston Today / Posted 8 minutes ago
Premier John Horgan has appointed new board members for key Crown corporations BC Hydro and the Insurance Corporation of B.C. Former NDP cabinet minister Joy MacPhail takes over as chair of the ICBC board, replacing former B.C. Liberal cabinet... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Premier John Horgan appoints new ICBC, BC Hydro chairsPremier John Horgan has appointed new board members for key Crown corporations
Oak Bay News / Posted 9 minutes ago
Premier John Horgan has appointed new board members for key Crown corporations BC Hydro and the Insurance Corporation of B.C. Former NDP cabinet minister Joy MacPhail takes over as chair of the ICBC board, replacing former B.C. Liberal cabinet... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Sears cuts a deal with AmazonHOFFMAN ESTATES (AP) — Sears will begin selling its appliances on Amazon.com, i
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 9 minutes ago
HOFFMAN ESTATES (AP) — Sears will begin selling its appliances on Amazon.com, including smart appliances that can be synced with Amazon's voice assistant, Alexa.The announcement Thursday sent shares of Sears soaring more than 18 percent at the... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Fruit Of The Loom Gets Sustainability Help From ASUClothing and underwear brand, Fruit of the Loom, says it wants its products to
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 9 minutes ago
Clothing and underwear brand, Fruit of the Loom, says it wants its products to be environmentally friendly. To do it, the company is getting help from a university think tank. A project called The Sustainability Consortium has aspirations to... Read more
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