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The Record
American housing boom spurs Canadian lumber surge, as U.S. mulls import dutyWith Americans buying more new homes than at any time since the recession, the
American housing boom spurs Canadian lumber surge, as U.S. mulls import duty
The Record / Posted 11 minutes ago
With Americans buying more new homes than at any time since the recession, the cost of the wood used to build them is getting a lot more expensive. Lumber prices are off to their biggest rally in more than a decade, touching a 19-month high last... Read more
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New Kerala
State GDP has doubled in five years: newkerala.com #98144This quantum jump has been possible, partly due to massive increase in plan exp
State GDP has doubled in five years: newkerala.com #98144
New Kerala / Posted 11 minutes ago
This quantum jump has been possible, partly due to massive increase in plan expenditure and partly due to huge creation of permanent assets in the state through increased capital expenditure, she said. Banerjee said: Just to share with you, plan... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Funding now open for Isaac region artistsA WIDE range of creative arts and cultural projects will unfold around the regi
Funding now open for Isaac region artists
The Daily Mercury / Posted 15 minutes ago
A WIDE range of creative arts and cultural projects will unfold around the region as part of the Isaac Regional Council (IRC) and The Regional Arts Development Fund (RADF) 2016 grants program, round 2. The latest round will see 12 projects benefit... Read more
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The Washington Times
Tax bill could force Facebook to pay IRS billionsFacebook said in a quarterly filing Thursday that an nvestigation currently und
Tax bill could force Facebook to pay IRS billions
The Washington Times / Posted 29 minutes ago
Facebook said in a quarterly filing Thursday that an nvestigation currently underway may end with the social network owning billions to Uncle Sam. An Internal Revenue Service probe could result in Facebook being left with a tax bill of between $3-5... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
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?
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 31 minutes 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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Business Insider
Private equity is ‘seeing more excitement than it can handle’ in the marijuana industryThe cannabis industry is starting to see some serious investment activity. Over
Private equity is ‘seeing more excitement than it can handle’ in the marijuana industry
Business Insider / Posted 31 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. Companies like Tuatara Capital, Seventh Point, Poseidon Asset... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Las Vegas may amend short-term rental zoning rulesRosewill 8-Outlet Surge Protector for $10 after rebate + free... Women's Dress
Las Vegas may amend short-term rental zoning rules
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 34 minutes ago
Rosewill 8-Outlet Surge Protector for $10 after rebate + free... Women's Dresses at Nordstrom Rack: Up to 89% off, from $10 +... The Mel Brooks Collection on Blu-ray for $25 + pickup at Best Buy Keter Manor 4x6-Foot Storage Shed for $339 + pickup... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Flooding damages Madison voting machines just before primaryJean Phelps, a certified municipal clerk with the Madison City Clerk's Office,
Flooding damages Madison voting machines just before primary
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 34 minutes ago
Jean Phelps, a certified municipal clerk with the Madison City Clerk's Office, points to some of the metal pieces on ballot bins that have begun to rust from exposure to water in a vacant space in the Village Mall in Madison, Wis., Friday, July 29,... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Japanese CEO describes Filipinos as global peopleTsunenori “Lee” Sawaki, an author and business leader who has headed various Ja
Japanese CEO describes Filipinos as global people
Manila Standard Today / Posted 35 minutes ago
Tsunenori “Lee” Sawaki, an author and business leader who has headed various Japanese companies in Asia, sees the Philippines entering a golden age that will last 40 years, thanks to its demographic window. “In Asia, the Philippines has the best... Read more
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Farming Life
Auction first for Ballylinney Beef ShorthornsA sale of over 150 Pedigree Beef Shorthorn Cattle, from the renowned Ballylinne
Auction first for Ballylinney Beef Shorthorns
Farming Life / Posted 39 minutes ago
A sale of over 150 Pedigree Beef Shorthorn Cattle, from the renowned Ballylinney Herd, will take place at Harrison & Hetherington’s Borderway Mart on Saturday the 14th March. Owned by Derek and Cindy Steen, of Whitcastles Farm near Lockerbie, this... Read more
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Boston Herald
Puerto Rico towns to share services, cut costs amid crisisSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Puerto Rico's governor has signed a bill letting the is
Puerto Rico towns to share services, cut costs amid crisis
Boston Herald / Posted 39 minutes ago
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Puerto Rico's governor has signed a bill letting the island's 78 municipal governments share administrative services as a cost-saving measure amid a deep fiscal crisis. The measure amends a 1991 law to let local governments... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Homeownership in America has never been lowerThe US homeownership rate is at an all-time low. On Thursday, the Census Burea
Homeownership in America has never been lower
Stamford Advocate / Posted 41 minutes ago
The US homeownership rate is at an all-time low. On Thursday, the Census Bureau's quarterly report showed that the share of Americans who own a home fell to 62.9% in the second quarter, matching 1965 for the lowest reading on record. The rate rose... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Puerto Rico towns to share services, cut costs amid crisisFILE - In this July 15, 2016 file photo, Puerto Rico Gov. Alejandro Garcia Padi
Puerto Rico towns to share services, cut costs amid crisis
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 43 minutes ago
FILE - In this July 15, 2016 file photo, Puerto Rico Gov. Alejandro Garcia Padilla listens to U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley speak during the National Governors Association meeting, in Des Moines, Iowa. Garcia Padilla signed a bill late Friday, July 29,... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Homeownership in America has never been lowerThe US homeownership rate is at an all-time low. On Thursday, the Census Burea
Homeownership in America has never been lower
Connecticut Post / Posted 48 minutes ago
The US homeownership rate is at an all-time low. On Thursday, the Census Bureau's quarterly report showed that the share of Americans who own a home fell to 62.9% in the second quarter, matching 1965 for the lowest reading on record. The rate rose... Read more
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Sunday Observer
Achieving national reconciliation - key objective: WB urges greater macro-economic stabilityAchieving national reconciliation - key objective: WB urges greater macro-econo
Achieving national reconciliation - key objective: WB urges greater macro-economic stability
Sunday Observer / Posted 51 minutes ago
Achieving national reconciliation - key objective: WB urges greater macro-economic stability The World Bank (WB) has called for greater macro-economic stability, creation of more jobs, improving Sri Lanka's global competitiveness, investing in... Read more
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Sunday Observer
Sri Lanka Navy assists repatriation of 77 Indian fishermenJuniorOTHER PUBLICATIONS OTHER LINKS The Sri Lanka Navy assisted in the repatr
Sri Lanka Navy assists repatriation of 77 Indian fishermen
Sunday Observer / Posted 51 minutes ago
JuniorOTHER PUBLICATIONS OTHER LINKS The Sri Lanka Navy assisted in the repatriation of 77 Indian fishermen released from Sri Lankan custody on July 28. On the request of the Indian... Read more
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Sunday Observer
India holds meeting on Indo-Lanka fishing issueIn an effort to find a permanent solution to the vexed fishermen issue with Sri
India holds meeting on Indo-Lanka fishing issue
Sunday Observer / Posted 51 minutes ago
In an effort to find a permanent solution to the vexed fishermen issue with Sri Lanka, Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj yesterday held a high-level meeting with various stakeholders and deliberated on its different aspects. The meeting... Read more
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Sunday Observer
Crucial trade talks with India, ChinaFocus on Non-Tariff Barriers: Non-Tariff Barriers (NTBs) and other obstacles t
Crucial trade talks with India, China
Sunday Observer / Posted 51 minutes ago
Focus on Non-Tariff Barriers: Non-Tariff Barriers (NTBs) and other obstacles that Sri Lanka�s exporters claim, are blocking them in using the existing Indo-Lanka Free Trade Agreement (FTA) will be taken up at the start of new trade talks with India... Read more
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Sunday Observer
500,000 jobs on the cardsChinese delegation to discuss Hambantota SEZ: The Chinese government has reque
500,000 jobs on the cards
Sunday Observer / Posted 51 minutes ago
Chinese delegation to discuss Hambantota SEZ: The Chinese government has requested 15,000 acres of land in Hambantota for a Special Economic Zone (SEZ), as part of its �one belt one road� network for which a delegation from China will be in Sri... Read more
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Sunday Observer
Business ObserverFocus on Non-Tariff Barriers: Non-Tariff Barriers (NTBs) and other obstacles t
Business Observer
Sunday Observer / Posted 51 minutes ago
Focus on Non-Tariff Barriers: Non-Tariff Barriers (NTBs) and other obstacles that Sri Lanka�s exporters claim, are blocking them in using the existing Indo-Lanka Free Trade Agreement (FTA) will be taken up at the start of new trade talks with India... Read more
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Arkansas Business
North Little Rock Apartment Land Draws $2.8M SaleA 64.5-acre tract in North Little Rock tipped the scales at $2.8 million. Rich
North Little Rock Apartment Land Draws $2.8M Sale
Arkansas Business / Posted 54 minutes ago
A 64.5-acre tract in North Little Rock tipped the scales at $2.8 million. Richardson Properties LLC, led by Keith Richardson, purchased the undeveloped land adjoining Foothills Apartments at 2401 Lakeview Road. The seller is Mlake 1 LLC, an... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Looking for work? Airlines will need 617,000 pilots over next 20 yearsIf you’re looking for a new career, Boeing suggests checking out the airline in
Looking for work? Airlines will need 617,000 pilots over next 20 years
Los Angeles Times / Posted 56 minutes ago
If you’re looking for a new career, Boeing suggests checking out the airline industry. Based on the number of plane orders and airline expansion plans in the works, the aerospace giant predicted this week that the industry will need to hire 617,000... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Ask a Real Estate Pro: Does garage belong to condo owner or the association?Board-certified real estate lawyer Gary M. Singer writes about the housing mark
Ask a Real Estate Pro: Does garage belong to condo owner or the association?
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 58 minutes ago
Board-certified real estate lawyer Gary M. Singer writes about the housing market at SunSentinel.com/business/realestate each Friday. To ask him a question, email him at gary@garysingerlaw.com, or go to SunSentinel.com/askpro. Q: I bought a condo... Read more
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The Seattle Times
What’s hiding in your property-tax bill? And here's how it could growCAN we have it all? That’s the question regional voters must ask themselves as
What’s hiding in your property-tax bill? And here's how it could grow
The Seattle Times / Posted an hour ago
CAN we have it all? That’s the question regional voters must ask themselves as tax measures and ideas swirl around this election season. And for a region pressured by increasingly unaffordable housing, voters should be especially attuned to measures... Read more
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Daily Herald
Puerto Rico towns to share services, cut costs amid crisisSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- Puerto Rico's governor has signed a bill letting the i
Puerto Rico towns to share services, cut costs amid crisis
Daily Herald / Posted an hour ago
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- Puerto Rico's governor has signed a bill letting the island's 78 municipal governments share administrative services as a cost-saving measure amid a deep fiscal crisis. The measure amends a 1991 law to let local governments... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Flooding damages Madison voting machines just before primaryJean Phelps, a certified municipal clerk with the Madison City Clerk's Office,
Flooding damages Madison voting machines just before primary
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted an hour ago
Jean Phelps, a certified municipal clerk with the Madison City Clerk's Office, points to some of the metal pieces on ballot bins that have begun to rust from exposure to water in a vacant space in the Village Mall in Madison, Wis., Friday, July 29,... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Homeownership in America has never been lowerThe US homeownership rate is at an all-time low. On Thursday, the Census Burea
Homeownership in America has never been lower
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted an hour ago
The US homeownership rate is at an all-time low. On Thursday, the Census Bureau's quarterly report showed that the share of Americans who own a home fell to 62.9% in the second quarter, matching 1965 for the lowest reading on record. The rate rose... Read more
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Gazette
Property News: Estate agent sees surge in viewings after Brexit voteESTATE agent Leaders has seen a surge in requests for viewings and property det
Property News: Estate agent sees surge in viewings after Brexit vote
Gazette / Posted an hour ago
ESTATE agent Leaders has seen a surge in requests for viewings and property details a week after the Brexit vote, contradicting predictions of a property crash. In the week following the referendum, Leaders saw the number of viewings requested go up... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Guest Column: Trum, globalization and the robot workforceDonald Trump says he is against globalization and pledged to bring jobs back to
Guest Column: Trum, globalization and the robot workforce
The St. Augustine Record / Posted an hour ago
Donald Trump says he is against globalization and pledged to bring jobs back to communities that have empty factories. A lot of people who feel abandoned by Washington, D.C., want to believe Trump can do this, or at least feel that someone cares... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Gilt Trip: Innovative ways in which smugglers are sneaking gold inGold smugglers are a creative lot. In the months after the government tried to
Gilt Trip: Innovative ways in which smugglers are sneaking gold in
Hindustantimes.com / Posted an hour ago
Gold smugglers are a creative lot. In the months after the government tried to curb imports by imposing a 10% duty on gold coming into the country, in 2013, they disguised the yellow metal as staple pins, speakers and microwave transformers. They... Read more
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