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The Globe and Mail
Canadian dollar climbs as crude oil prices surgeThe Canadian dollar rose against its U.S. counterpart on Friday as a surge in o
Canadian dollar climbs as crude oil prices surge
The Globe and Mail / Posted a minute ago
The Canadian dollar rose against its U.S. counterpart on Friday as a surge in oil prices supported the risk-sensitive commodity currency, even as solid U.S. retail sales data helped drive broader gains for the greenback. Relative calm returned to... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Connecticut Water to increase spending on infrastructure improvementsclinton >> Connecticut Water will increase its spending on infrastructure impro
Connecticut Water to increase spending on infrastructure improvements
The Middletown Press / Posted a minute ago
clinton >> Connecticut Water will increase its spending on infrastructure improvements this year by 39.5 percent to $58.6 million, officials with the Clinton-based utility said this week. Last year, Connecticut Water spent $42 million on... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Blame the politicians, not Metrolinx, for UPX fiascoIn a city starved for transit, the biggest criticism of Toronto’s airport train
Blame the politicians, not Metrolinx, for UPX fiasco
The Globe and Mail / Posted a minute ago
In a city starved for transit, the biggest criticism of Toronto’s airport train is that it isn’t really transit – it’s the sort of swish train the private sector would build. But the private sector looked at the project and eventually decided it... Read more
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BruDirect.com
TPPA to Provide More Opportunities to Local BusinessesIn an interview yesterday, the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Ya
TPPA to Provide More Opportunities to Local Businesses
BruDirect.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
In an interview yesterday, the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Yang Mulia Dato Paduka Awang Haji Erywan bin Pehin Dato Pekerma Jaya Haji Mohd Yusof, explained that the 12-member country agreement will open up local companies to... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Pioneer National Resources releases statement regarding announced cutbacksThe oil industry has taken a hit with the decreasing price of oil. Many compani
Pioneer National Resources releases statement regarding announced cutbacks
KXXV Waco / Posted 4 minutes ago
The oil industry has taken a hit with the decreasing price of oil. Many companies have already made cutbacks in the Permian Basin. Pioneer Natural Resources is the latest and will be decreasing oil drilling by 50 percent. At the end of 2015, Pioneer... Read more
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KHSL Chico-Redding
Analyst says California governor undercounts crime savingsSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California's nonpartisan legislative analyst says Gov
Analyst says California governor undercounts crime savings
KHSL Chico-Redding / Posted 6 minutes ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California's nonpartisan legislative analyst says Gov. Jerry Brown is undercounting the savings from a voter-approved measure that cut penalties for drug and property crimes. The budget Brown proposed last month provides... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Stop state-sponsored terrorism, India UAE tells the worldIndia and the UAE have strongly condemned state sponsors of terrorism and use o
Stop state-sponsored terrorism, India UAE tells the world
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 9 minutes ago
India and the UAE have strongly condemned state sponsors of terrorism and use of terrorism as a state policy, according to a joint issued on Friday, the concluding day of the three-day visit to India of Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Commander... Read more
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The North West Star
Gas prices are up in the NWQueensland's industrial gas users are bearing the heaviest burden from the star
Gas prices are up in the NW
The North West Star / Posted 10 minutes ago
Queensland's industrial gas users are bearing the heaviest burden from the start of the state's $80 billion LNG export industry. Queensland's industrial gas users are bearing the heaviest burden from the start of the state's $80 billion LNG export... Read more
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Calcutta News
Wall Street rallies on back of oil price jump New York, Feb 13 (IANS) US stocks rebounded strongly on Friday as investor se
Wall Street rallies on back of oil price jump
Calcutta News / Posted 10 minutes ago
New York, Feb 13 (IANS) US stocks rebounded strongly on Friday as investor sentiment was buoyed by spiking oil prices. The Dow Jones Industrial Average leapt 313.66 points, or 2.00 percent, to... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
SANDAG Presents Spending Options For Transportation TaxSANDAG board members discuss how to spend revenue from a potential sales tax in
SANDAG Presents Spending Options For Transportation Tax
KPBS San Diego / Posted 12 minutes ago
SANDAG board members discuss how to spend revenue from a potential sales tax increase on Feb. 12, 2016. The San Diego Association of Governments on Friday came forward with two draft proposals on how to spend money from a "quality of life" tax that... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Editorial: Put budget first, then tackle other issuesMaking the funding formula more equitable is the goal of legislators in both ho
Editorial: Put budget first, then tackle other issues
SaukValley.com / Posted 13 minutes ago
Making the funding formula more equitable is the goal of legislators in both houses of the Illinois General Assembly. Senate Democrats have taken the lead. Last year, a bill sponsored by Senate President John Cullerton was approved by the Senate. It... Read more
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Breitbart
Bank Of England Sets Out Stall For Islamic Finance In First For Western Central BankLONDON (Reuters) – The Bank of England on Friday became the first major Western
Bank Of England Sets Out Stall For Islamic Finance In First For Western Central Bank
Breitbart / Posted 14 minutes ago
LONDON (Reuters) – The Bank of England on Friday became the first major Western central bank to set out its stall for sharia-compliant deposit facilities as Britain seeks to pitch London as the preeminent global centre for Islamic finance. Born in... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Paradox of Thrift; Drilling Without Novocaine; Why I'm Short DisneyPricing and margin challenges in its theme parks, continued cord-cutting and pe
Paradox of Thrift; Drilling Without Novocaine; Why I'm Short Disney
TheStreet.com / Posted 15 minutes ago
Pricing and margin challenges in its theme parks, continued cord-cutting and peak sports viewership represent the principle threats I see, which are likely to reduce the company's secular earnings-per-share growth rate from more than 20% annually... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Paradox of Thrift; Drilling Without Novocaine; Why I'm Short DisneyThe intensification of a vicious cycle has resulted in a series of global stock
Paradox of Thrift; Drilling Without Novocaine; Why I'm Short Disney
TheStreet.com / Posted 15 minutes ago
The intensification of a vicious cycle has resulted in a series of global stock-market breakdowns that began in earnest in late 2015. Let's drill down and look at some of the overt problems that I believe have produced a bout of selling on equity... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Large-scale senior housing planned in Warm SpringsThe developer, East Warren Park, would turn the senior center over to the city,
Large-scale senior housing planned in Warm Springs
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 15 minutes ago
The developer, East Warren Park, would turn the senior center over to the city, with the cost to be repaid by Fremont within nine years. The developer also would pay for 40 percent of the operational and maintenance cost of the center for 10 years,... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
‘Bad boy’ pharma CEO offers $10 mn for Kanye’s album NEW YORK (AFP) – The “bad boy” pharmaceutical chief Martin Shkreli has offere
‘Bad boy’ pharma CEO offers $10 mn for Kanye’s album
Manila Bulletin / Posted 17 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AFP) – The “bad boy” pharmaceutical chief Martin Shkreli has offered Kanye West $10 million for the rights to the rap star’s new album. In a letter posted on Twitter Thursday, with no... Read more
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TribLIVE
Commerce Department reports modest retail sales gains in January | TribLIVE Neighborhoods In this Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016, photo, shoppers ar
Commerce Department reports modest retail sales gains in January
TribLIVE / Posted 18 minutes ago
| TribLIVE Neighborhoods In this Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016, photo, shoppers are shown in Miami. On Friday, Feb. 12, 2016,... Read more
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Business Wire
Pacific Drilling riceve una notifica relativa agli standard per la quotazione continua dalla Borsa valori di New YorkLUSSEMBURGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Il 13 gennaio 2016, Pacific Drilling S.A. (NYSE:
Pacific Drilling riceve una notifica relativa agli standard per la quotazione continua dalla Borsa valori di New York
Business Wire / Posted 20 minutes ago
LUSSEMBURGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Il 13 gennaio 2016, Pacific Drilling S.A. (NYSE: PACD) (la “Società”) ha ricevuto una notifica dalla Borsa valori di New York secondo cui la Società non soddisfa al momento lo standard relativo al prezzo minimo per... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Why Amazon.com Sank 13% in JanuaryWhat: Shares of Amazon.com fell 13.2% last month, according to data provided by
Why Amazon.com Sank 13% in January
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 22 minutes ago
What: Shares of Amazon.com fell 13.2% last month, according to data provided by S&P Global Market Intelligence. After initially pulling back along with the overall market, the e-commerce behemoth's shares accelerated to the downside after its... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Activision Blizzard and Pandora Media Drop as Stocks SoarStocks rose sharply today and the rally gained strength throughout the afternoo
Activision Blizzard and Pandora Media Drop as Stocks Soar
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 22 minutes ago
Stocks rose sharply today and the rally gained strength throughout the afternoon. Indexes ended at session highs and head into the long holiday weekend on the upswing. The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 311 points, or 2% and the S&P 500 added... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Berkshire Realtors report 2015 as best year since 2006PITTSFIELD >> Following a slow start due to unusually harsh winter weathe
Berkshire Realtors report 2015 as best year since 2006
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 22 minutes ago
PITTSFIELD >> Following a slow start due to unusually harsh winter weather, 2015 turned out to be a profitable year for Realtor-assisted transactions in Berkshire County. The number of sales and price volumes reached highs not seen since 2006.... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
S&P downgrades College of DuPage credit ratingThe College of DuPage's credit rating was downgraded two notches Friday in resp
S&P downgrades College of DuPage credit rating
Chicago Tribune / Posted 24 minutes ago
The College of DuPage's credit rating was downgraded two notches Friday in response to recent sanctions against the school and vitriolic infighting among trustees. In lowering the rating to AA from AAA, rating agency Standard & Poor's noted the... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
Susan Schmidt's Weekly Market Recap: This week was hectic and next week will be interesting, but don't panic×Susan Schmidt’s Weekly Market Recap: This week was hectic and next week will b
Susan Schmidt's Weekly Market Recap: This week was hectic and next week will be interesting, but don't panic
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 27 minutes ago
×Susan Schmidt’s Weekly Market Recap: This week was hectic and next week will be interesting, but don’t panic Susan Schmidt is a Senior Vice President, Senior Portfolio Manager, and Research Analyst for Westwood Holdings, and the official market... Read more
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The Economic Times
Government may raise time frame of long-term capital gains tax to three yearsMUMBAI: The government is discussing whether to increase the time limit for app
Government may raise time frame of long-term capital gains tax to three years
The Economic Times / Posted 29 minutes ago
MUMBAI: The government is discussing whether to increase the time limit for applicability of long-term capital gains tax from one year to three years, top consultants and government officials told ET. The debate revolves around whether the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Original or fake? Firms like Naukri.com and BookMyShow get into copyright tussles over similar-sounding namesMUMBAI: BookMyShow is upset with smaller competitors supposedly using similar-s
Original or fake? Firms like Naukri.com and BookMyShow get into copyright tussles over similar-sounding names
The Economic Times / Posted 29 minutes ago
MUMBAI: BookMyShow is upset with smaller competitors supposedly using similar-sounding names to hitch a free ride to popularity. The online ticket booker has filed cases against half-a-dozen companies for such alleged misuse in the past six... Read more
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Kewanee Star Courier
After prison closes, local and state officials wonder what the future might hold Mayor Steve Looney was notified late Thursday of the closing of the Illinois
After prison closes, local and state officials wonder what the future might hold
Kewanee Star Courier / Posted 30 minutes ago
Mayor Steve Looney was notified late Thursday of the closing of the Illinois Youth Center-Kewanee by State Sen. Chuck Weaver, R-Peoria.“I feel sorry for all the staff... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
SCRAMP, county compliance with Laguna Seca raceway to be scrutinizedSalinas >> An independent auditor charged with reviewing compliance with the Ma
SCRAMP, county compliance with Laguna Seca raceway to be scrutinized
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 32 minutes ago
Salinas >> An independent auditor charged with reviewing compliance with the Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca concession agreement is being hired by Monterey County Auditor-Controller Mike Miller’s office, even as the release of long-awaited audited... Read more
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Perth Now
Independent to cease as print editionAn iPad displays The Independent's online platform above a selection of The Ind
Independent to cease as print edition
Perth Now / Posted 32 minutes ago
An iPad displays The Independent's online platform above a selection of The Independent newspapers. BRITAIN’S Independent newspaper will publish its last print edition next month as it makes a “historic transition” to digital-only format, its owner... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Lawsuit targets Dollar General for false advertisingMEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Dollar General stores are facing lawsuits throughout the coun
Lawsuit targets Dollar General for false advertising
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 37 minutes ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Dollar General stores are facing lawsuits throughout the country after customers said the motor oil they purchased damaged their cars. However, it was not because it was bad oil. An attorney with the lawsuit said the oil is being... Read more
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The Hindu
The Hindu Crossword 11624Solution to puzzle 11623 1 Authenticate watch (7) 5 Younger learner has title
The Hindu Crossword 11624
The Hindu / Posted 38 minutes ago
Solution to puzzle 11623 1 Authenticate watch (7) 5 Younger learner has title confused (6) 9 Come to terms with a sin, but not entirely (5) 10 Clan to run away at night (9) 11 Extremely hearty, rounded-up alien is transparent (7) 12 River of... Read more
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