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The New Zealand Herald
Upcycling - Helen Copplestone, KARKTSmall business editor Caitlin Sykes this week interviews a handful of small bus
Upcycling - Helen Copplestone, KARKT
The New Zealand Herald / Posted a minute ago
Small business editor Caitlin Sykes this week interviews a handful of small business owners about upcyling. Helen Copplestone and her husband Samuel Wyrsch founded KARKT, which makes bags from upcycled materials, late last year. Can you tell me a... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Is it OK for retirees to live it up?An elderly couple are finding their hard-earned savings dwindling fast in rest
Is it OK for retirees to live it up?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted a minute ago
An elderly couple are finding their hard-earned savings dwindling fast in rest home care. Photo / iStock Q: Your advice to retirees to get out there and live it up — and not worry about investing money, or putting it into term investments — is... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Office chat app developer Eko gets $5.7m fundingEko Communications, a developer of mobile messaging apps for the workplace, has
Office chat app developer Eko gets $5.7m funding
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted a minute ago
Eko Communications, a developer of mobile messaging apps for the workplace, has secured US$5.7 million in Series A financing from Asian venture capital firm Gobi Partners, the second-largest such funding for a Thai venture. Proceeds will be used to... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
China intervenes to lift stock marketBeijing: China's government resumed its intervention in the stock market yester
China intervenes to lift stock market
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted a minute ago
Beijing: China's government resumed its intervention in the stock market yesterday and has been cutting holdings of US Treasuries this month to support the yuan, according to people familiar with the matter. "Authorities want to stabilise equities... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Bank’s Texas economic index continues slideThe bank said the index fell 0.6 percentage points to 96. The reading was 23 po
Bank’s Texas economic index continues slide
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 minutes ago
The bank said the index fell 0.6 percentage points to 96. The reading was 23 points, or 32 percent, above its cyclical low of 72.9, reached in 2009. The bank’s chief economist, Robert Dye, said that despite net job gains, the lowered oil prices... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Children’s Hospital of San Antonio given $508,303The stores collected $483,303 during the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals c
Children’s Hospital of San Antonio given $508,303
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 minutes ago
The stores collected $483,303 during the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals campaign through donations made at its cash registers and through various fundraising activities. An additional $25,000 was awarded to the hospital in the market that... Read more
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News 4 Reno
Caesars gets momentary reprieve in New York lawsuit rulingLAS VEGAS (AP) — Caesars Entertainment Corp. can breathe a bit easier after a N
Caesars gets momentary reprieve in New York lawsuit ruling
News 4 Reno / Posted 2 minutes ago
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Caesars Entertainment Corp. can breathe a bit easier after a New York federal judge denied the company's bondholders a quick judgment in their pursuit for nearly $7 billion they say they're owed. On Thursday, New York Judge Shira... Read more
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The Courier
Trip to boost Chinese tiesThe $28,000 to be spent on a delegation to China next month is a drop in the oc
Trip to boost Chinese ties
The Courier / Posted 5 minutes ago
The $28,000 to be spent on a delegation to China next month is a drop in the ocean compared to the returns it could have, according to the City of Ballarat. The $28,000 to be spent on a delegation to China next month is a drop in the ocean compared... Read more
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NBC 15 Mobile
National News - WPMI Local 1510 Things to Know for Friday August 28, 2015 01:02 GMT Eds: With AP Photos.Th
National News - WPMI Local 15
NBC 15 Mobile / Posted 5 minutes ago
10 Things to Know for Friday August 28, 2015 01:02 GMT Eds: With AP Photos.The Associated Press Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. MAN WHO KILLED FORMER CO-WORKERS ON LIVE TV... Read more
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TheBull
Tokyo stocks jump 2.4% at openTokyo stocks have jumped 2.4 per cent at the open after strong US economic data
Tokyo stocks jump 2.4% at open
TheBull / Posted 6 minutes ago
Tokyo stocks have jumped 2.4 per cent at the open after strong US economic data sent Wall Street flying and extended a global rally that saw a surge in Chinese equities. The benchmark Nikkei 225 index at the Tokyo Stock Exchange rose 445.58 points... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
Walmart stops selling semi-automatic gunsFor the first time in her life, Atlanta resident April Mainor decided to buy a
Walmart stops selling semi-automatic guns
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 6 minutes ago
For the first time in her life, Atlanta resident April Mainor decided to buy a gun. “I don’t want to hurt anybody that doesn’t need to be hurt. I just want to defend myself,” Mainor said. She fears for her own safety after hearing about recent... Read more
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TheBull
Australian share market opens strongThe Australian Share market continues recovering from punishing recent losses,
Australian share market opens strong
TheBull / Posted 7 minutes ago
The Australian Share market continues recovering from punishing recent losses, with a strong opening encouraged by overseas gains. A second consecutive day of gains on Wall street capped off a global rally, pushing local shares higher. The Dow... Read more
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TheBull
Slater & Gordon shares soarShares in law firm Slater and Gordon have surged after the company's full year
Slater & Gordon shares soar
TheBull / Posted 7 minutes ago
Shares in law firm Slater and Gordon have surged after the company's full year profit beat expectations. The company - the world's first publicly listed law firm - made a net profit of $82.3 million in 2014/15, up 5.6 per cent from a year... Read more
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TheBull
Harvey Norman annual profit up 27 pctRetailer Harvey Norman expects continuing strength in the Australian housing ma
Harvey Norman annual profit up 27 pct
TheBull / Posted 7 minutes ago
Retailer Harvey Norman expects continuing strength in the Australian housing market, including in new home construction, will support its medium-term performance. The retailer's annual profit for fiscal 2015 has risen 26.6 per cent to $268.10 from... Read more
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WCTV Tallahassee
Second Harvest Food Bank Cuts Senior Grocery ProgramAugust 27, 2015 Carla McClellan is the program coordinator for Good News Outre
Second Harvest Food Bank Cuts Senior Grocery Program
WCTV Tallahassee / Posted 8 minutes ago
August 27, 2015 Carla McClellan is the program coordinator for Good News Outreach, a charitable organization that provides several community services including a senior grocery program. "We serve between 120 and 140 seniors every month,” said... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Japan inflation, household spending slow in July, incomes upIn this June 26, 2015 photo, a man shops at a supermarket in Tokyo. Japan's inf
Japan inflation, household spending slow in July, incomes up
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 11 minutes ago
In this June 26, 2015 photo, a man shops at a supermarket in Tokyo. Japan's inflation rate and household spending slowed in July, according to data released Friday, Aug. 28, 2015 that will likely raise pressure on the central bank to up its barrage... Read more
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SKY News Business RSS
Harvey Norman annual profit up 27 pctRetailer Harvey Norman expects continuing strength in the Australian housing ma
Harvey Norman annual profit up 27 pct
SKY News Business RSS / Posted 11 minutes ago
Retailer Harvey Norman expects continuing strength in the Australian housing market, including in new home construction, will support its medium-term performance. The retailer's annual profit for fiscal 2015 has risen 26.6 per cent to $268.10 from... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Harvey Norman annual profit up 27 pctRetailer Harvey Norman expects continuing strength in the Australian housing ma
Harvey Norman annual profit up 27 pct
Sky News Australia / Posted 12 minutes ago
Retailer Harvey Norman expects continuing strength in the Australian housing market, including in new home construction, will support its medium-term performance. The retailer's annual profit for fiscal 2015 has risen 26.6 per cent to $268.10 from... Read more
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WA Today
Telstra in talks to invest hundreds of millions of dollars in Philippines mobile carrierTelstra chief executive Andy Penn is considering a joint-venture play for the F
Telstra in talks to invest hundreds of millions of dollars in Philippines mobile carrier
WA Today / Posted 12 minutes ago
Telstra chief executive Andy Penn is considering a joint-venture play for the Filipino mobile market that could be worth hundreds of millions of dollars. Photo: Peter Braig Telstra is in talks to become a joint venture partner in a Philippines... Read more
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WA Today
Shadforth acquisition helps boost IOOF profitIOOF chief executive Chris Kelaher at the Senate Hearing last month. Photo: Pet
Shadforth acquisition helps boost IOOF profit
WA Today / Posted 12 minutes ago
IOOF chief executive Chris Kelaher at the Senate Hearing last month. Photo: Peter Rae IOOF Group has announced a 43 per cent increase in underlying profit, boosted by the acquisition during the year of listed wealth management company... Read more
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Orange County Register
New sporting goods company headed to O.C.Two Midwest sports equipment companies are merging, and the new company will mo
New sporting goods company headed to O.C.
Orange County Register / Posted 15 minutes ago
Two Midwest sports equipment companies are merging, and the new company will move to Orange County next year. Minnesota-based Shock Doctor Sports and Chicago-based McDavid Inc. announced Wednesday that their newly combined company, United Sports... Read more
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CIO
Merged CSIRO and NICTA to become ‘Data61’The CSIRO and NICTA confirmed on Friday that they will merge to create a new or
Merged CSIRO and NICTA to become ‘Data61’
CIO / Posted 15 minutes ago
The CSIRO and NICTA confirmed on Friday that they will merge to create a new organisation called “Data61’ but the future of around 200 support staff still remains uncertain. CSIRO chief executive, Larry Marshall, told a Senate estimates hearing in... Read more
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News 10 WILX
State Removes 2 Card Skimmers from Gas Station Pumps in PerryState investigators removed two card skimmers from the Mugg & Bopps gas station
State Removes 2 Card Skimmers from Gas Station Pumps in Perry
News 10 WILX / Posted 17 minutes ago
State investigators removed two card skimmers from the Mugg & Bopps gas station on Main Street in Perry Thursday. The skimmers can be used to steal information from the magnetic strip on a credit or debit card. That includes both the card number and... Read more
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News 10 WILX
Pharmacy C.E.O. Gets 10 Years for Selling Repackaged MedicineKentwood Pharmacy made more than $79 million selling expired, mislabeled and in
Pharmacy C.E.O. Gets 10 Years for Selling Repackaged Medicine
News 10 WILX / Posted 17 minutes ago
Kentwood Pharmacy made more than $79 million selling expired, mislabeled and incorrectly-dosed medicines to more than 800 nursing homes and adult foster care homes. The former head of a pharmacy based in Michigan will serve 10 years in a federal... Read more
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Zero Hedge
China Strengthens Yuan Fix Most Since March As Bailout Fund Runs Out Of Fire-Power, Dong Leaks Lower After Failed Bond AuctionA busy night in AsiaPac before China even opens. Vietnam had a failed bond auct
China Strengthens Yuan Fix Most Since March As Bailout Fund Runs Out Of Fire-Power, Dong Leaks Lower After Failed Bond Auction
Zero Hedge / Posted 21 minutes ago
A busy night in AsiaPac before China even opens. Vietnam had a failed bond auction, Japanese data was mixed (retail sales good, household spending bad, CPI just right), Moody's downgrades China growth (surprise!), China re-blames US for global market... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The Great Wall Of MoneyExcerpted from Hindesight Letters (authored by Ben Davis), China is in severe
The Great Wall Of Money
Zero Hedge / Posted 21 minutes ago
Excerpted from Hindesight Letters (authored by Ben Davis), China is in severe trouble and that trouble has already been reverberating around EM exporters for a number of years. It is just one of many dollar currency peg countries that have... Read more
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Zero Hedge
China Gets Creative, Turns To Swaps To Manage YuanManaging markets is hard - especially when you’re doing it on a daily basis whi
China Gets Creative, Turns To Swaps To Manage Yuan
Zero Hedge / Posted 21 minutes ago
Managing markets is hard - especially when you’re doing it on a daily basis while attempting to maintain some semblance of credibility in the face of accusations that, even in a centrally planned world, your particular brand of interventions are so... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The Scariest Number For The Oil Industry: $550 BillionJust over half a trillion dollars: that's how much cash oil industry companies
The Scariest Number For The Oil Industry: $550 Billion
Zero Hedge / Posted 21 minutes ago
Just over half a trillion dollars: that's how much cash oil industry companies will need to repay in maturing debt over the next 5 years. Specifically, according to BMI Research cited by Bloomberg, there is $72 billion in oil-related debt maturing... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
CFCC to release documents on arts center performancesAt the CFCC Board of Trustees regular meeting Thursday, CFCC President Amanda L
CFCC to release documents on arts center performances
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 21 minutes ago
At the CFCC Board of Trustees regular meeting Thursday, CFCC President Amanda Lee addressed the media requests and said the college is committed to transparency in its operations. Center Director Shane Fernando told the board some performers could... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Oil markets catch breath after biggest gains in six yearsSEOUL: Crude oil futures were largely steady on Friday after posting their bigg
Oil markets catch breath after biggest gains in six years
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 21 minutes ago
SEOUL: Crude oil futures were largely steady on Friday after posting their biggest one-day rally in over six years the day before led by recovering equity markets and news of diminished crude supplies. Stock markets around the world rallied on... Read more
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