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The Advocate
As higher parking fees take effect, Baton Rouge Metro Airport moves on major parking garage repairsA few weeks after the Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport began charging higher pa
As higher parking fees take effect, Baton Rouge Metro Airport moves on major parking garage repairs
The Advocate / Posted moments ago
A few weeks after the Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport began charging higher parking fees, aviation leaders are preparing to move forward with the millions of dollars worth of repairs and improvements the new rates will fund. “The parking garage... Read more
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The Advocate
Gonzales officials keeping watchful eye on budget as sales tax revenue growth slowsGONZALES —City officials believe a combination of new retail available in Ascen
Gonzales officials keeping watchful eye on budget as sales tax revenue growth slows
The Advocate / Posted moments ago
GONZALES —City officials believe a combination of new retail available in Ascension Parish and growing use of online shopping are behind the sluggish sales tax revenues that Gonzales is seeing for the first time in years. With few exceptions — a... Read more
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Japan Today
Facebook still isn't a mall, but its bots aim to change that ‹ Japan TodayIt’s now possible — though neither easy nor particularly convenient — to buy st
Facebook still isn't a mall, but its bots aim to change that ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted a minute ago
It’s now possible — though neither easy nor particularly convenient — to buy stuff on Facebook via automated messaging “bots.” But it’s far from clear that people really want to go shopping on the social network. Last month, Facebook announced that... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Berkshire investors reject climate change reportOMAHA, Neb. (AP) � The Latest on Berkshire Hathaway's annual shareholders meeti
Berkshire investors reject climate change report
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 2 minutes ago
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) � The Latest on Berkshire Hathaway's annual shareholders meeting, where tens of thousands of people have listened to CEO Warren Buffett and Vice Chairman Charlie Munger talk business for several hours (all times local): 4:15... Read more
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OregonLive.com
What happens in Puerto Rico won't stay there: George WillBy George F. Will Immigrant goes to America, Many hellos in America; Nobody
What happens in Puerto Rico won't stay there: George Will
OregonLive.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
By George F. Will Immigrant goes to America, Many hellos in America; Nobody knows in America Puerto Rico's in America! -- "West Side Story" WASHINGTON -- Puerto Rico, an awkward legacy of America's 1898 testosterone spill, the Spanish-American... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Powerball jackpot jumps again to $1.5 billionDES MOINES, Iowa— The world’s largest lottery jackpot has grown to $1.5 billion
Powerball jackpot jumps again to $1.5 billion
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 12 minutes ago
DES MOINES, Iowa— The world’s largest lottery jackpot has grown to $1.5 billion because of continuing strong Powerball ticket sales. Lottery officials increased their estimate of the huge jackpot for the second day in a row Tuesday because of... Read more
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Reuters
Buffett, Munger slam Valeant; drugmaker turned into 'a sewer'NEW YORK Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger made clear that they are no fans of
Buffett, Munger slam Valeant; drugmaker turned into 'a sewer'
Reuters / Posted 12 minutes ago
NEW YORK Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger made clear that they are no fans of embattled drugmaker Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. "In my view, the business model of Valeant was enormously flawed," Buffett said at the annual Berkshire... Read more
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Reuters
Buffett says would pursue big Berkshire stock buyback if warrantedWarren Buffett talks to reporters as he tours the exhibit hall during the Berks
Buffett says would pursue big Berkshire stock buyback if warranted
Reuters / Posted 12 minutes ago
Warren Buffett talks to reporters as he tours the exhibit hall during the Berkshire Hathaway Annual Shareholders Meeting at the CenturyLink Center in Omaha, Nebraska, U.S. April 30, 2016. OMAHA, Neb. Warren Buffett on Saturday said the odds were... Read more
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CNBC
John Sculley’s plans for changing the world … againSculley was complimentary on the Apple Watch design, but noted that its true us
John Sculley’s plans for changing the world … again
CNBC / Posted 12 minutes ago
Sculley was complimentary on the Apple Watch design, but noted that its true use has not yet been established. He believes that a messaging partnership with Facebook could offer Apple a new suite of utilities to work with, and that the move could... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Low resource commodity prices factored into federal budgetSubdued outlook on the impact of iron ore, coal and LNG prices on the federal b
Low resource commodity prices factored into federal budget
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 13 minutes ago
Subdued outlook on the impact of iron ore, coal and LNG prices on the federal budget A senior economics lecturer expects the Federal Government will take a subdued approach when factoring in mining and energy. Prices for Australia's major export... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
McCormick buys Gourmet Garden business for $150 millionHerbs in a tube business sells to US company McCormick for $150 million One of
McCormick buys Gourmet Garden business for $150 million
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 13 minutes ago
Herbs in a tube business sells to US company McCormick for $150 million One of Queensland's fastest growing high-tech agribusiness companies has been sold to a US buyer for $150 million ($US114 million). McCormick & Company acquired 100 per cent of... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Farmers losing millions as Murray Goulburn's share price declinesSouth Australian dairy farmers lose hundreds of thousands as Murray Goulburn's
Farmers losing millions as Murray Goulburn's share price declines
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 13 minutes ago
South Australian dairy farmers lose hundreds of thousands as Murray Goulburn's share price falls Photo: South-east South Australian dairy farmer Charles Wallis says he has lost hundreds of thousands due to the Murray Goulburn shake-up. South... Read more
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The Morning Call
Yahoo's Marissa Mayer could get $55 million in severance payYahoo Inc. chief Marissa Mayer will walk away with a $55-million severance pack
Yahoo's Marissa Mayer could get $55 million in severance pay
The Morning Call / Posted 14 minutes ago
Yahoo Inc. chief Marissa Mayer will walk away with a $55-million severance package if the company's auction of its Internet operations culminates in a sale that ousts her from her job. The payout disclosed in a regulatory filing Friday consists of... Read more
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The Morning Call
Behind Yahoo's downfall: Bad bets and failure to adaptYahoo strove for the past two decades to build one of the most visited sites in
Behind Yahoo's downfall: Bad bets and failure to adapt
The Morning Call / Posted 14 minutes ago
Yahoo strove for the past two decades to build one of the most visited sites in the country and a robust online display advertising business. It succeeded at both. But its status as the third-most-visited website has translated into little more... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Millennials are better at saving than you areMillennials are better at saving than most of you, despite jokes to the contrar
Millennials are better at saving than you are
TheStreet.com / Posted 17 minutes ago
Millennials are better at saving than most of you, despite jokes to the contrary. Lazy stereotypes aside, a recent survey by Bankrate.com found that 62% of Millennials (ages 18-30) are saving more than 5% of their income, up from 42% last year.... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Uh-oh: Lower your expectations for investingWhen it comes to investing, it looks like the party is over. A study by McKins
Uh-oh: Lower your expectations for investing
TheStreet.com / Posted 17 minutes ago
When it comes to investing, it looks like the party is over. A study by McKinsey Global Institute finds that investors should expect diminished returns over the next two decades, as the golden era of investing ends. MGI says returns on both equities... Read more
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FOX Business
Buffett Tackles Questions From the Election to Coca-ColaWarren Buffett said on Saturday that Berkshire Hathaway is poised to do well no
Buffett Tackles Questions From the Election to Coca-Cola
FOX Business / Posted 24 minutes ago
Warren Buffett said on Saturday that Berkshire Hathaway is poised to do well no matter who wins the White House in November, and the billionaire investor defended the performance and tactics of the conglomerate's several large investments. Buffett... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Berkshire investors reject climate change reportOMAHA, Neb. (AP) � The Latest on Berkshire Hathaway's annual shareholders meeti
Berkshire investors reject climate change report
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 24 minutes ago
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) � The Latest on Berkshire Hathaway's annual shareholders meeting, where tens of thousands of people have listened to CEO Warren Buffett and Vice Chairman Charlie Munger talk business for several hours (all times local): 4:15... Read more
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FOX Business
Buffett Tackles Questions From the Election to Coca-ColaWarren Buffett said on Saturday that Berkshire Hathaway is poised to do well no
Buffett Tackles Questions From the Election to Coca-Cola
FOX Business / Posted 24 minutes ago
Warren Buffett said on Saturday that Berkshire Hathaway is poised to do well no matter who wins the White House in November, and the billionaire investor defended the performance and tactics of the conglomerate's several large investments. Continue... Read more
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The Telegraph
Push for full spectrum saleNew Delhi, April 30: The Telecom Commission, department of telecom's highest de
Push for full spectrum sale
The Telegraph / Posted 29 minutes ago
New Delhi, April 30: The Telecom Commission, department of telecom's highest decision making body, wants all available spectrum to be auctioned at the base price suggested by Trai, including in the 700 MHz band, which could fetch the exchequer around... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Warren Buffett thinks this is Berkshire Hathaway's biggest problemBerkshire Hathaway has been a successful company, to put it mildly. Over the y
Warren Buffett thinks this is Berkshire Hathaway's biggest problem
Stamford Advocate / Posted 31 minutes ago
Berkshire Hathaway has been a successful company, to put it mildly. Over the years Warren Buffett's and Charlie Munger's firm has had a bit of a golden touch, but that may also be its downfall according to its CEO. Said another way, the biggest... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
High-speed traders now dominate the most important market in the world, and it is freaking some people outHigh-frequency traders have taken over the market for US Treasuries, and a bunc
High-speed traders now dominate the most important market in the world, and it is freaking some people out
Stamford Advocate / Posted 31 minutes ago
High-frequency traders have taken over the market for US Treasuries, and a bunch of market participants say that they're alarmed by the change. The topic is a weighty one. The US government-bond market makes up around 30% of the fixed-income market,... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
China's army of investors haven't learned their lesson, and it looks like history is going to repeat itselfYou might think the crazy roller coaster ride that is China's stock market woul
China's army of investors haven't learned their lesson, and it looks like history is going to repeat itself
Stamford Advocate / Posted 31 minutes ago
You might think the crazy roller coaster ride that is China's stock market would be too much for some mom-and-pop investors to stomach. Think again. According to a survey of 2,200 Chinese residents by Bernstein, individual investors in the country... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Apple's long iPad nightmare might be coming to an endFor nearly three years, iPad sales have been falling on a quarterly basis, a di
Apple's long iPad nightmare might be coming to an end
Stamford Advocate / Posted 31 minutes ago
For nearly three years, iPad sales have been falling on a quarterly basis, a disappointing run for a device repeatedly held up as the "future of computing." It was no different this past quarter. Apple said it only sold 10.2 million iPads, down from... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Lots for Soldiers expanding into Allen countyA Celina based non-profit that helps veterans with housing is expanding into Al
Lots for Soldiers expanding into Allen county
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 35 minutes ago
A Celina based non-profit that helps veterans with housing is expanding into Allen county. Lots for Soldiers already has homes built in Mercer county and currently has plans for more homes in Auglaize county. Thank’s to some generous people, four... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Berkshire investors reject climate change reportOMAHA, Neb. (AP) - The Latest on Berkshire Hathaway's annual shareholders meeti
Berkshire investors reject climate change report
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 35 minutes ago
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - The Latest on Berkshire Hathaway's annual shareholders meeting, where tens of thousands of people have listened to CEO Warren Buffett and Vice Chairman Charlie Munger talk business for several hours (all times local): 4:15... Read more
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Sun Star
P19.5-B for infra projects in DavaoTHE Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) in Davao Region has been all
P19.5-B for infra projects in Davao
Sun Star / Posted 37 minutes ago
THE Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) in Davao Region has been allotted some P19.5 billion budget for roads and other infrastructure projects in the region this year. DPWH-Davao director Mariano Alquiza, in a recent press conference,... Read more
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Connecticut Post
High-speed traders now dominate the most important market in the world, and it is freaking some people outHigh-frequency traders have taken over the market for US Treasuries, and a bunc
High-speed traders now dominate the most important market in the world, and it is freaking some people out
Connecticut Post / Posted 38 minutes ago
High-frequency traders have taken over the market for US Treasuries, and a bunch of market participants say that they're alarmed by the change. The topic is a weighty one. The US government-bond market makes up around 30% of the fixed-income market,... Read more
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Connecticut Post
China's army of investors haven't learned their lesson, and it looks like history is going to repeat itselfYou might think the crazy roller coaster ride that is China's stock market woul
China's army of investors haven't learned their lesson, and it looks like history is going to repeat itself
Connecticut Post / Posted 38 minutes ago
You might think the crazy roller coaster ride that is China's stock market would be too much for some mom-and-pop investors to stomach. Think again. According to a survey of 2,200 Chinese residents by Bernstein, individual investors in the country... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Apple's long iPad nightmare might be coming to an endFor nearly three years, iPad sales have been falling on a quarterly basis, a di
Apple's long iPad nightmare might be coming to an end
Connecticut Post / Posted 38 minutes ago
For nearly three years, iPad sales have been falling on a quarterly basis, a disappointing run for a device repeatedly held up as the "future of computing." It was no different this past quarter. Apple said it only sold 10.2 million iPads, down from... Read more
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