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Reuters
UK firms expect growth to stagnate over next three months: CBIStorm clouds are seen above the Canary Wharf financial district in London, Brit
UK firms expect growth to stagnate over next three months: CBI
Reuters / Posted 9 minutes ago
Storm clouds are seen above the Canary Wharf financial district in London, Britain, August 3, 2010. LONDON British businesses expect economic growth to grind almost to a halt over the next three months due to weaker investment and consumer... Read more
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Reuters
Chinese consortium agrees to $4.4 billion deal for Caesars online gamesJack Ma, founder and Executive Chairman of Alibaba Group speaks during the inau
Chinese consortium agrees to $4.4 billion deal for Caesars online games
Reuters / Posted 9 minutes ago
Jack Ma, founder and Executive Chairman of Alibaba Group speaks during the inaugural ''Xin'' Philanthropy Conference in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, China, July 9, 2016. China Daily/via A Chinese consortium that includes game developer Shanghai... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Tribal Nations North Dakota Oral Health Summit set MondayBISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - A one-day conference in Bismarck will focus on dental hea
Tribal Nations North Dakota Oral Health Summit set Monday
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 11 minutes ago
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - A one-day conference in Bismarck will focus on dental health issues among North Dakota's American Indian population. Tribal leaders and health professionals, dental professionals, lawmakers and policymakers are expected to... Read more
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FOX Business
Chinese Investors Agree to $4.4B Deal for Caesars Online GamesA Chinese consortium that includes game developer Shanghai Giant Network Techno
Chinese Investors Agree to $4.4B Deal for Caesars Online Games
FOX Business / Posted 21 minutes ago
A Chinese consortium that includes game developer Shanghai Giant Network Technology and e-commerce company Alibaba Group Holding founder Jack Ma has agreed to acquire Caesars Interactive Entertainment Inc's online games unit for $4.4 billion in cash,... Read more
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FOX Business
Chinese Investors Agree to $4.4B Deal for Caesars Online GamesA Chinese consortium that includes game developer Shanghai Giant Network Techno
Chinese Investors Agree to $4.4B Deal for Caesars Online Games
FOX Business / Posted 21 minutes ago
A Chinese consortium that includes game developer Shanghai Giant Network Technology and e-commerce company Alibaba Group Holding founder Jack Ma has agreed to acquire Caesars Interactive Entertainment Inc's online games unit for $4.4 billion in cash,... Read more
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heraldscotland
Amber alert sounded over sliding interest ratesCampaigner Martin Lewis noted that the first bank to “break that taboo” for its
Amber alert sounded over sliding interest rates
heraldscotland / Posted 27 minutes ago
Campaigner Martin Lewis noted that the first bank to “break that taboo” for its personal customers would “face uproar”. But despite the success of the new super-fast current account switching service, which guarantees a seven-day turnround,... Read more
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heraldscotland
John Phelps's portfolioComments & Moderation We moderate all comments on Herald Scotland on either a
John Phelps's portfolio
heraldscotland / Posted 27 minutes ago
Comments & Moderation We moderate all comments on Herald Scotland on either a pre-moderated or post-moderated basis. If you're a relatively new user then your comments will be reviewed before publication and if we know you well and trust you then... Read more
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heraldscotland
Revealed: 25,000 tax haven firms operating in ScotlandThere were an average of just 498 new SLPs registered a month in the year to Ap
Revealed: 25,000 tax haven firms operating in Scotland
heraldscotland / Posted 27 minutes ago
There were an average of just 498 new SLPs registered a month in the year to April 2016, more than in the whole year of 2007-08. More than half of all the SLPs, some 14,000 are registered at just 15 addresses, from side streets in Ayr and St Andrews,... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Private equity is 'seeing more excitement than it can handle' in the marijuana industryThe cannabis industry is starting to see some serious investment activity. Ove
Private equity is 'seeing more excitement than it can handle' in the marijuana industry
Stamford Advocate / Posted 28 minutes ago
The cannabis industry is starting to see some serious investment activity. Over the last few years, a new wave of cannabis-finance companies have formed to capitalize on the green rush. While the first three are brand new, having been founded in... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Private equity is 'seeing more excitement than it can handle' in the marijuana industryThe cannabis industry is starting to see some serious investment activity. Ove
Private equity is 'seeing more excitement than it can handle' in the marijuana industry
Connecticut Post / Posted 35 minutes ago
The cannabis industry is starting to see some serious investment activity. Over the last few years, a new wave of cannabis-finance companies have formed to capitalize on the green rush. While the first three are brand new, having been founded in... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Chinese consortium agrees to US$4.4 billion deal for Caesars online gamesREUTERS: A Chinese consortium that includes game developer Shanghai Giant Netwo
Chinese consortium agrees to US$4.4 billion deal for Caesars online games
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 40 minutes ago
REUTERS: A Chinese consortium that includes game developer Shanghai Giant Network Technology Co Ltd and e-commerce company Alibaba Group Holding Ltd founder Jack Ma has agreed to acquire Caesars Interactive Entertainment Inc's online games unit for... Read more
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Dundas Star News
Entrapment ruling sends message to police, legal expert saysMany people associate towing companies such as Hamilton’s Abrams Towing Service
Entrapment ruling sends message to police, legal expert says
Dundas Star News / Posted 44 minutes ago
Many people associate towing companies such as Hamilton’s Abrams Towing Services as the people... Question: I’m a unionized worker. Does that mean I cannot file my own human rights claim?... When you bring home a new puppy or kitten, be sure to... Read more
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express
Investors put faith in Tories to stabilise the economy post Brexit EIGHT out of 10 investors believe Theresa May and Philip Hammond will steady
Investors put faith in Tories to stabilise the economy post Brexit
express / Posted 45 minutes ago
EIGHT out of 10 investors believe Theresa May and Philip Hammond will steady the economy and restore market confidence post Brexit. Eight out of 10 investors believe Theresa May and... Read more
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express
Is this the slow death of 'free' banking? THE British have got so used to free banking that we take it for granted, but
Is this the slow death of 'free' banking?
express / Posted 45 minutes ago
THE British have got so used to free banking that we take it for granted, but now it is at risk from death by a thousand cuts. Bit by bit, banking extras are being cut back and new charges introduced Free... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Richmond homicide rate soars, outpacing previous yearsRICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Homicides are spiking in Richmond, putting the city on tra
Richmond homicide rate soars, outpacing previous years
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 56 minutes ago
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Homicides are spiking in Richmond, putting the city on track to experience its deadliest year in a decade. The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports (http://bit.ly/2aAn2LH ) that with 31 murders in the first half of the year, Richmond... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Private equity is 'seeing more excitement than it can handle' in the marijuana industryThe cannabis industry is starting to see some serious investment activity. Ove
Private equity is 'seeing more excitement than it can handle' in the marijuana industry
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 57 minutes ago
The cannabis industry is starting to see some serious investment activity. Over the last few years, a new wave of cannabis-finance companies have formed to capitalize on the green rush. While the first three are brand new, having been founded in... Read more
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Reuters
Chinese consortium agrees $4.4 billion deal for Caesars online gamesJack Ma, founder and Executive Chairman of Alibaba Group speaks during the inau
Chinese consortium agrees $4.4 billion deal for Caesars online games
Reuters / Posted an hour ago
Jack Ma, founder and Executive Chairman of Alibaba Group speaks during the inaugural ''Xin'' Philanthropy Conference in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, China, July 9, 2016. China Daily/via A Chinese consortium that includes game developer Shanghai... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'New benchmark' high-protein WA wheat variety raises trade hopesNew high-protein WA wheat variety 'tungsten' raises trade hopes after lifting b
'New benchmark' high-protein WA wheat variety raises trade hopes
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted an hour ago
New high-protein WA wheat variety 'tungsten' raises trade hopes after lifting benchmark A new wheat variety developed in Western Australia could add millions of dollars to the nation's export market, according to researchers. After 10 years in... Read more
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TribLIVE
Decades after ban, lead paint lingers in homes | TribLIVE WASHINGTON — In the wake of the Flint water crisis, states are r
Decades after ban, lead paint lingers in homes
TribLIVE / Posted an hour ago
| TribLIVE WASHINGTON — In the wake of the Flint water crisis, states are rushing to test for high levels of lead in drinking water, but many are failing... Read more
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Business Insider
People are buying air conditioners at such 'alarming rates' that it’s creating a terrifying problem Each year, we keep hitting record-high temperatures around the world, which h
People are buying air conditioners at such 'alarming rates' that it’s creating a terrifying problem
Business Insider / Posted an hour ago
Each year, we keep hitting record-high temperatures around the world, which has sparked a new wave of air conditioner purchases. This may pose a... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Boost for first home buyers as Govt lifts caps on Homestart schemeFrom tomorrow the income and house price caps to qualify for the KiwiSaver Home
Boost for first home buyers as Govt lifts caps on Homestart scheme
The New Zealand Herald / Posted an hour ago
From tomorrow the income and house price caps to qualify for the KiwiSaver HomeStart scheme will be lifted. Photo / File First home buyers will be able to earn more and buy more expensive houses but still qualify for a government housing subsidy,... Read more
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ESPN
Trout's first car to be sold at collectors' auctionATLANTIC CITY, N.J. -- You could own a truck driven by one of the best players
Trout's first car to be sold at collectors' auction
ESPN / Posted an hour ago
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. -- You could own a truck driven by one of the best players in MLB. Trout's parents bought him a pickup truck in 2007, when he was a junior at Millville High School in New Jersey. He bought a new car after he was drafted by the... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Verizon's acquisition could have positive impact for Yahoo usersNEW YORK | If you have a Yahoo email account or regularly visit services like Y
Verizon's acquisition could have positive impact for Yahoo users
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted an hour ago
NEW YORK | If you have a Yahoo email account or regularly visit services like Yahoo Finance and Yahoo Sports, you might be wondering what will happen to the once-venerable brand once Verizon takes over. Neither company said much about the brand’s... Read more
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Zero Hedge
In 50 Years This Has Never Failed To Trigger A Bear MarketBorrow a few trillion at ZIRP for stock buybacks and dividends. When the loans
In 50 Years This Has Never Failed To Trigger A Bear Market
Zero Hedge / Posted an hour ago
Borrow a few trillion at ZIRP for stock buybacks and dividends. When the loans come due, roll them at NIRP and use the interest from the loans to buy back MOAR stock. People will be falling over each other to pay you to borrow money into inf... Read more
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Fortune
Stock Options Are a Great Way for Startups to Recruit TalentStock Option Plans are an extremely popular method of attracting, motivating, a
Stock Options Are a Great Way for Startups to Recruit Talent
Fortune / Posted an hour ago
Stock Option Plans are an extremely popular method of attracting, motivating, and retaining employees, especially when the company is unable to pay high salaries. A Stock Option Plan gives the company the flexibility to award stock options to... Read more
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NZCity
More Kiwis eligible for HomeStart schemeMore Kiwis will now be able to access KiwiSaver HomeStart loans, the housing mi
More Kiwis eligible for HomeStart scheme
NZCity / Posted an hour ago
More Kiwis will now be able to access KiwiSaver HomeStart loans, the housing minister has announced. The scheme started on April 1, 2015, and provides grants of up to $10,000 towards the deposit for the purchase of an existing home and grants of up... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Port congestion eases with computer systemsCAGAYAN DE ORO CITY—A computerized system of handling containers in ports natio
Port congestion eases with computer systems
Inquirier.net / Posted an hour ago
CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY—A computerized system of handling containers in ports nationwide has helped ease congestion and the decline in storage fees being paid to the Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) is negligible compared to the benefits that more... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Pagcor says sports body failed to liquidate P3BCLARK FREEPORT—The Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) has not liquidated the P3
Pagcor says sports body failed to liquidate P3B
Inquirier.net / Posted an hour ago
CLARK FREEPORT—The Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) has not liquidated the P3 billion it received as its 5 percent share from revenues of the Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corp. (Pagcor) in the last three years, according to the gaming agency... Read more
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The Age
Nearly everything at Daiso is $2.80. But is it really a bargain?Walking through a Daiso store – awash with bright colours and pulsating with As
Nearly everything at Daiso is $2.80. But is it really a bargain?
The Age / Posted an hour ago
Walking through a Daiso store – awash with bright colours and pulsating with Asian pop – it's easy to start believing everything's a downright bargain. Retail newcomer Daiso promises the same price across almost their entire range - but which are... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Florida trims its back-to-school tax holiday to only three shopping daysFacing tighter budget restrictions this year, the state Legislature reduced the
Florida trims its back-to-school tax holiday to only three shopping days
The Tampa Tribune / Posted an hour ago
Facing tighter budget restrictions this year, the state Legislature reduced the back-to-school tax free holiday to three days and ruled that the credit this year will not apply to computers or clothing items costing more than $60. Last year,... Read more
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