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Scotsman
Scott Macnab: Economic reality bites for Nicola Sturgeon First Minister Nicola Sturgeon on the steps of Bute House. Picture: Getty Imag
Scott Macnab: Economic reality bites for Nicola Sturgeon
Scotsman / Posted 3 minutes ago
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon on the steps of Bute House. Picture: Getty Images Case for independence within Europe rests on a contradiction in terms, writes Scott Macnab When Alex Salmond... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Tribune Tower sold for $240MCHICAGO – The Tribune Tower in Chicago has been sold. The Tribune Company anno
Tribune Tower sold for $240M
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 3 minutes ago
CHICAGO – The Tribune Tower in Chicago has been sold. The Tribune Company announced the sale Tuesday afternoon. The iconic tower has been sold for $240 million to CIM Group Acquisitions, LLC. President and CEO of Tribune Media Peter Liguori said... Read more
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ajc.com
Georgia banks profits revving upGeorgia-based banks’ profits grew at an accelerating pace in the second quarter
Georgia banks profits revving up
ajc.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
Georgia-based banks’ profits grew at an accelerating pace in the second quarter thanks to rising loan demand and healthy loan performance that beat national averages. The state’s 192 banks reported net income of almost $800 million in three months... Read more
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CTV News
Canada seen kicking tires on China's new infrastructure investment bankBEIJING -- Canada is keen to get involved with a new international infrastructu
Canada seen kicking tires on China's new infrastructure investment bank
CTV News / Posted 7 minutes ago
BEIJING -- Canada is keen to get involved with a new international infrastructure bank in China, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau indicated Tuesday -- a move that would help the east Asian country's economic credibility around the world. China founded... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
2 charged in connection to Walthall Co. murderHattiesburg unveils new landmarkHattiesburg unveils new landmark A new pedestr
2 charged in connection to Walthall Co. murder
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 7 minutes ago
Hattiesburg unveils new landmarkHattiesburg unveils new landmark A new pedestrian bridge was unveiled in Hattiesburg Tuesday. Source: WDAM Hattiesburg has a new landmark, it's in the form of a footbridge now known as, The Pedestrian Bridge at... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
New K-9 officer joining University of MississippiHattiesburg unveils new landmarkHattiesburg unveils new landmark A new pedestr
New K-9 officer joining University of Mississippi
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 7 minutes ago
Hattiesburg unveils new landmarkHattiesburg unveils new landmark A new pedestrian bridge was unveiled in Hattiesburg Tuesday. Source: WDAM Hattiesburg has a new landmark, it's in the form of a footbridge now known as, The Pedestrian Bridge at... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Lockheed Announces 109 Layoffs At SikorskyLockheed Martin Corp. said Tuesday it's laying off 150 workers at Sikorsky Airc
Lockheed Announces 109 Layoffs At Sikorsky
Hartford Courant / Posted 7 minutes ago
Lockheed Martin Corp. said Tuesday it's laying off 150 workers at Sikorsky Aircraft, a year after it bought the helicopter manufacturer from United Technologies Corp. "Although difficult, this action is necessary to ensure we remain competitive in... Read more
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Daily Herald
Inland sells Mariano's in Vernon Hills for $36 millionInland facilitated the sale of the property on behalf of one of its 1031 invest
Inland sells Mariano's in Vernon Hills for $36 million
Daily Herald / Posted 8 minutes ago
Inland facilitated the sale of the property on behalf of one of its 1031 investment programs, according to a release. Officials from Mariano's do not expect changes at the grocery story as a result of the sale. At 1720 N. Milwaukee Ave., the... Read more
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Daily Herald
Tribune Tower sold to developerLos Angeles-based developer CIM Group has agreed to buy the Tribune Tower in Ch
Tribune Tower sold to developer
Daily Herald / Posted 9 minutes ago
Los Angeles-based developer CIM Group has agreed to buy the Tribune Tower in Chicago for about $240 million with plans to make it part of a mixed-use redevelopment, Tribune Media reported Tuesday. Tribune Media Company Tuesday announced that an... Read more
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Daily Herald
Protesters pay Lake County taxes with dollar billsA small group of suburban residents protested their rising property taxes Tuesd
Protesters pay Lake County taxes with dollar bills
Daily Herald / Posted 9 minutes ago
A small group of suburban residents protested their rising property taxes Tuesday at the Lake County treasurer's office by paying with stacks of one-dollar bills. They wore matching white T-shirts depicting a dollar sign in a red circle with a... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
BART offering riders perks to ease overcrowding on trainsThere’s a new way to make cash in the Bay Area: riding BART. The transit agenc
BART offering riders perks to ease overcrowding on trains
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 9 minutes ago
There’s a new way to make cash in the Bay Area: riding BART. The transit agency launched a 6-month program on Tuesday offering the possibility of cash incentives to passengers who avoid boarding trains during the height of the morning commute,... Read more
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PhysOrg
New rules on small drones kick in: What you need to knowFor companies that want to use small drones, a new era began Monday. That's wh
New rules on small drones kick in: What you need to know
PhysOrg / Posted 9 minutes ago
For companies that want to use small drones, a new era began Monday. That's when rules kicked in that free them from having to request special permission from the federal government for any commercial drone endeavor - a waiver process that often... Read more
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The Record
VW CEO vows to overcome resistance to overhaulVolkswagen CEO Matthias Mueller is pushing forward with a technological and org
VW CEO vows to overcome resistance to overhaul
The Record / Posted 10 minutes ago
Volkswagen CEO Matthias Mueller is pushing forward with a technological and organizational revamp of Europe's largest carmaker despite internal opposition and expects his efforts to begin bearing fruit in two to three years. "Some believe this will... Read more
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Japan Today
Japan to revamp bank monitoring to revive regional economy ‹ Japan TodayJapan’s government plans to overhaul its monitoring system targeting regional b
Japan to revamp bank monitoring to revive regional economy ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 10 minutes ago
Japan’s government plans to overhaul its monitoring system targeting regional banks in efforts to raise their profitability and facilitate lending to local businesses, sources with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters. The Financial Services... Read more
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CNET
Uber snags Target's chief marketing officer as new president of ridesharingUber has hired Target's chief marketing officer to help the ride-hailing compan
Uber snags Target's chief marketing officer as new president of ridesharing
CNET / Posted 10 minutes ago
Uber has hired Target's chief marketing officer to help the ride-hailing company boost its global brand. Jeff Jones will joining the San Francisco-based startup as president of ridesharing, making him responsible for Uber's operations, marketing and... Read more
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Japan Today
So sorry ‹ Japan TodayMitsubishi Motors Corp’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Osamu Masuko, lef
So sorry ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 10 minutes ago
Mitsubishi Motors Corp’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Osamu Masuko, left, and Head of Research and Development Mitsuhiko Yamashita bow their heads to apologize over the company’s mileage scandal at a news conference in Tokyo on Tuesday. The... Read more
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Japan Today
Wider role needed for 'womenomics' to succeed ‹ Japan TodayWhen Prime Minister Shinzo Abe announced his new cabinet in August, it was agai
Wider role needed for 'womenomics' to succeed ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 10 minutes ago
When Prime Minister Shinzo Abe announced his new cabinet in August, it was again a primarily male affair. At a time when Abe has been discussing the empowerment of women, just three of the 19 ministers are female. For Japan to gain a bigger voice in... Read more
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Boston Globe
Rockingham Park to close its doors for a final time WednesdayThe Rockingham Park racetrack will close for the final time Wednesday as owners
Rockingham Park to close its doors for a final time Wednesday
Boston Globe / Posted 12 minutes ago
The Rockingham Park racetrack will close for the final time Wednesday as owners of the 110-year-old Salem, N.H., institution prepare to sell the sprawling grounds to a real estate developer. The property, once known as “Little Saratoga,” counts the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
No quick end to potash doldrums in Saskatchewan as capacity ramps upOil’s downfall may get more attention but the potash industry that forms the be
No quick end to potash doldrums in Saskatchewan as capacity ramps up
The Globe and Mail / Posted 12 minutes ago
Oil’s downfall may get more attention but the potash industry that forms the bedrock of the Prairie mining industry is going through its own bust – and analysts say there’s no quick recovery in sight. Potash is big business in Canada. Last year,... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Controversy continues over liquor prices in CTSmall package store owners are worried that they will go out of business becaus
Controversy continues over liquor prices in CT
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 14 minutes ago
Small package store owners are worried that they will go out of business because two large retailers are selling alcohol for well under state requirements. The state mandates how much a bottle of booze can be sold for. Eyewitness News visited 6... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Tribune Media Sells Chicago's Tribune Tower for Up to $240MTribune Media has been selling off its real estate holdings all year, but the i
Tribune Media Sells Chicago's Tribune Tower for Up to $240M
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 14 minutes ago
Tribune Media has been selling off its real estate holdings all year, but the iconic tower is by far its biggest sale. Tribune Media said Tuesday it sold the Tribune Tower in Chicago to CIM Group for $205 million in cash and an additional $35... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Denel in Hot Water With TreasuryTreasury has allegedly issued legal letters to Denel, demanding that it scrap t
Denel in Hot Water With Treasury
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 minutes ago
Treasury has allegedly issued legal letters to Denel, demanding that it scrap the much maligned joint venture between Denel Asia and Gupta-linked VR Lazer Asia. According to reports, Treasury is ready to go to court to stop this deal. The DA... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Community Role Key to Resilient Health System' - SirleafPresident Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has said community engagement is "the best resp
'Community Role Key to Resilient Health System' - Sirleaf
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 minutes ago
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has said community engagement is "the best response mechanism and is key to building a resilient health system" across the African region. "As experience showed, the shifting from policing to participation brought... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Africa Spends Billions of Domestic Funding On HealthThe Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO), Margaret Chan, has
Africa Spends Billions of Domestic Funding On Health
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 minutes ago
The Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO), Margaret Chan, has revealed that African countries spent about US$126 billion of their domestic funding for health in 2014. She estimates that an additional $65 to $115 billion domestic... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Global Fund Commits U.S.$24 Billion to African Health SectorGlobal Fund has committed itself to investing US$24 billion in Africa over the
Global Fund Commits U.S.$24 Billion to African Health Sector
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 minutes ago
Global Fund has committed itself to investing US$24 billion in Africa over the next three to five years. The announcement was made ahead of the Sixth Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD-VI), which is Japan's flagship program... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Lottery chief departsAs part of her separation agreement, which was not disclosed, next month Noble
Lottery chief departs
Darien News-Review / Posted 15 minutes ago
As part of her separation agreement, which was not disclosed, next month Noble will begin serving as the board’s senior adviser to assist in “the smooth transition” for a new president and CEO, the corporation said in a statement. On Monday, sources... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Whanau Tahi acquisition of Simpl HealthWednesday, 31 August 2016, 10:06 amPress Release: Whanau TahiMEDIA RELEASE Wedn
Whanau Tahi acquisition of Simpl Health
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 15 minutes ago
Wednesday, 31 August 2016, 10:06 amPress Release: Whanau TahiMEDIA RELEASE Wednesday 31 August, 2016 WHĀNAU TAHI – ONE WHĀNAU, ONE PLAN, ONE PLACE Vital wellness data and family health plans shared across... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Pushpay hires former Xero executive James MaioccoPushpay [NZX: PAY] has hired former Xero [NZX: XRO] executive James Maiocco as
Pushpay hires former Xero executive James Maiocco
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 15 minutes ago
Pushpay [NZX: PAY] has hired former Xero [NZX: XRO] executive James Maiocco as its chief business development officer. Maiocco, who starts tomorrow, will be based in Pushpay's US office in Washington, the company said in a statement. He worked at... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Westland increase milk price forecastNew Zealand’s second biggest dairy cooperative has increased its milk price for
Westland increase milk price forecast
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 15 minutes ago
New Zealand’s second biggest dairy cooperative has increased its milk price forecast by 20c, bringing the average cash payout for farmers to $4.55-4.95k/kgMS. The company has also announced its forecast average operating surplus has increased to... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Arizona Pavilions in Marana adding new stores soonSupport group sees spike in people living with HIV seeking servicesSupport grou
Arizona Pavilions in Marana adding new stores soon
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 15 minutes ago
Support group sees spike in people living with HIV seeking servicesSupport group sees spike in people living with HIV seeking services TIHAN connects people with services for emotional support, advocacy, regular telephone contact, hospital visits,... Read more
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