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Nevada Appeal
Gov. Brian Sandoval lauds small high-tech startupsRENO — When Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval first took office in early 2011, he free
Nevada Appeal / Posted a minute ago
RENO — When Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval first took office in early 2011, he freely admits it was a bleak time for the Silver State. As the recession was wreaking havoc in the state, the unemployment rate stood at nearly 14 percent, 175,000 jobs were... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US launches formal trade investigation into ChinaWASHINGTON: The United States on Friday (Aug 18) formally launched a trade inve
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 minutes ago
WASHINGTON: The United States on Friday (Aug 18) formally launched a trade investigation into China's intellectual property practices and forced transfer of American technology, which President Donald Trump had called for this week. "On Monday,... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Retired Green Beret Warns "A Domestic Destabilization Is Underway""George Soros, the billionaire chairman of Soros Fund Management, LLC, has long
Zero Hedge / Posted 6 minutes ago
"George Soros, the billionaire chairman of Soros Fund Management, LLC, has long been opposed to President Donald Trump, making his views clear at a number of public speeches and engagements. According to a report by Reuters, the investor indicated... Read more
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San Fernando Valley Business Journal
Manufacturing 661From environmental issues to labor to real estate, manufacturing companies face
San Fernando Valley Business Journal / Posted 6 minutes ago
From environmental issues to labor to real estate, manufacturing companies face challenges not found in other industries. And while many parts of Los Angeles County have become too expensive or restrictive for manufacturers, the northern valleys... Read more
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San Fernando Valley Business Journal
Condo Sales Drop in Valley, Climb in Santa ClaritaCondominium sales trended in opposite directions in July in the San Fernando an
San Fernando Valley Business Journal / Posted 6 minutes ago
Condominium sales trended in opposite directions in July in the San Fernando and Santa Clarita valleys, according to the Southland Regional Association of Realtors Inc. In the San Fernando Valley, condominium sale activity plummeted 26 percent to... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
End of the line: Telstra's day of reckoning has arrivedTelstra CEO Andy Penn announcing the full year results Photo Pat Scala , Melbou
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 7 minutes ago
Telstra CEO Andy Penn announcing the full year results Photo Pat Scala , Melbourne , AFR Thursday the 17th of August 2017 . This was the week Andy Penn finally confronted a bitter reality. Penn is a little more than two years into one of the biggest... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
UNCOVERED: Liverpool fury over latest 'bonus heavy' Barcelona Coutinho bidWhile it's reported a bid of £119m was lodged, the offer was heavily based on b
tribalfootball.com / Posted 7 minutes ago
While it's reported a bid of £119m was lodged, the offer was heavily based on bonuses. The true fee is a guaranteed £80m, with a string of improbable targets triggering further payments. These 'never-never payments' would include... Read more
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The News and Star
Owning a second home 'still a minority sport' despite 30% riseThe proportion of adults in families owning multiple properties has seen a 30%
The News and Star / Posted 8 minutes ago
The proportion of adults in families owning multiple properties has seen a 30% surge during the 21st Century alone, according to a think-tank. Around 10.3% of adults were in families with multiple property wealth in 2012-14, compared with 7.9% in... Read more
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The Young Witness
End of the line: Telstra's day of reckoning has arrivedTelstra CEO Andy Penn announcing the full year results Photo Pat Scala , Melbou
The Young Witness / Posted 9 minutes ago
Telstra CEO Andy Penn announcing the full year results Photo Pat Scala , Melbourne , AFR Thursday the 17th of August 2017 . This was the week Andy Penn finally confronted a bitter reality. Penn is a little more than two years into one of the biggest... Read more
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Philly.com
Want city-owned land? It might already be reserved for someone elseThe large swath of vacant land at the corner of Reed and South Capitol Streets
Philly.com / Posted 10 minutes ago
The large swath of vacant land at the corner of Reed and South Capitol Streets in Point Breeze — across from where new $500,000 townhomes are being built — has been undeveloped for more than a decade. For years, developers have offered the... Read more
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express
US economy doubts rattle stock market investors DOUBTS over pro-business policies and tax reforms to boost the US economy rat
express / Posted 11 minutes ago
DOUBTS over pro-business policies and tax reforms to boost the US economy rattled stock market investors yesterday. Doubts over the US economy have rattled stock market investors President Trump’s... Read more
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express
German banks warn of DANGEROUS Brexit deals with UK BRITAIN could secure trade deals that would hurt Germany and lead to lost opp
express / Posted 11 minutes ago
BRITAIN could secure trade deals that would hurt Germany and lead to lost opportunities for the economy, Frankfurt's finance industry has warned. Frankfurt wants to replace London as the region's... Read more
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The Star
Genting Plantations buys 85% stake in oil palm firmIt is accelerating its upstream expansion in Indonesia KUALA LUMPUR:Genting Pl
The Star / Posted 13 minutes ago
It is accelerating its upstream expansion in Indonesia KUALA LUMPUR:Genting Plantations Bhd is stepping up its upstream expansion in Indonesia by buying an 85% stake in a oil palm plantation operation in South Kalimantan for US$94.97mil... Read more
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The Star
What’s up at Ta Win?SHARES of low-profile Ta Win Holdings Bhd hit their highest in at least 10 year
The Star / Posted 13 minutes ago
SHARES of low-profile Ta Win Holdings Bhd hit their highest in at least 10 years recently with the market hardly batting an eyelid. The stock of the company which makes and sells enamelled copper wires and copper rods closed at RM1.36 on Aug 8, its... Read more
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The Star
Malaysian palm oil price up nearly 1% on better demand outlookKUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian palm oil futures rose for a second consecutive session
The Star / Posted 13 minutes ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian palm oil futures rose for a second consecutive session by the close on Friday, climbing by nearly 1 percent and buoyed by expectations of rising demand and tracking gains in palm kernel oil prices. Another trader said palm... Read more
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The Star
Hengyuan takes advantage of low oil pricesCompany with RM1.4bil debt did not give any dividend in 2016 For those who hav
The Star / Posted 13 minutes ago
Company with RM1.4bil debt did not give any dividend in 2016 For those who haven’t even heard of this stock, it is essentially the new name of Shell Refining Company (Federation of Malaya) Bhd. Hengyuan is the Chinese conglomerate which bought out... Read more
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The Star
Week of US political drama hurts stocks, dollarAfter a late morning boost on Trump's firing of controversial White House strat
The Star / Posted 13 minutes ago
After a late morning boost on Trump's firing of controversial White House strategist Steve Bannon, the dollar and U.S. equities lost their lustre as investors were left wary after a week in which Trump alienated potential allies. Investors also... Read more
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The Star
Private sector spending and exports fuel economic growthEuben: We raise our full-year 2017 forecast to 5.5 from 5.3. KUALA LUMPUR: THE
The Star / Posted 13 minutes ago
Euben: We raise our full-year 2017 forecast to 5.5 from 5.3. KUALA LUMPUR: THE Malaysian economy grew at the fastest pace since the first quarter of 2015 with gross domestic product (GDP) expanding 5.8% for the second quarter ended June 30 compared... Read more
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The Star
Wall Street ends down after more White House turmoilThe Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 76.22 points, or 0.35 percent, to close a
The Star / Posted 13 minutes ago
The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 76.22 points, or 0.35 percent, to close at 21,674.51, the S&P 500 lost 4.46 points, or 0.18 percent, to 2,425.55 and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 5.39 points, or 0.09 percent, to 6,216.53. The S&P 500 closed... Read more
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The Star
Clash of two tycoonsTan’s cable pay-TV venture will pose competitive pressure on Ananda’s Astro TW
The Star / Posted 13 minutes ago
Tan’s cable pay-TV venture will pose competitive pressure on Ananda’s Astro TWO notable tycoons in Malaysia – T. Ananda Krishnan and Tan Sri Vincent Tan – keep bumping into each other, not literally, but in the businesses they venture into. Tan’s... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Eclipse glasses sold out almost everywhere around the ValleyBOISE - If you've been waiting to pick up a pair of eclipse glasses, here's som
KTVB Boise / Posted 20 minutes ago
BOISE - If you've been waiting to pick up a pair of eclipse glasses, here's some bad news. Businesses around the Treasure Valley say they have been flying off the shelves. Now, almost all of those shelves are empty. After hours of calling around to... Read more
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CTV News
Millennials in Atlantic Canada most optimistic about owning homesDo millennials think they can afford to buy a home? If they live in Atlantic Ca
CTV News / Posted 20 minutes ago
Do millennials think they can afford to buy a home? If they live in Atlantic Canada, the answer is a lot more likely to be yes. The survey found that about 35 per cent of those aged 25 to 30 already own homes, and that figure was fairly consistent... Read more
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Manning River Times
End of the line: Telstra's day of reckoning has arrivedTelstra CEO Andy Penn announcing the full year results Photo Pat Scala , Melbou
Manning River Times / Posted 21 minutes ago
Telstra CEO Andy Penn announcing the full year results Photo Pat Scala , Melbourne , AFR Thursday the 17th of August 2017 . This was the week Andy Penn finally confronted a bitter reality. Penn is a little more than two years into one of the biggest... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
State, county officials celebrate broadband expansion in northwoodsOneida and Vilas Counties are now better connected, thanks to state grants that
WAOW Wausau / Posted 24 minutes ago
Oneida and Vilas Counties are now better connected, thanks to state grants that will allow them to expand high-speed internet access in the region. Officials from the state and counties named Friday as Broadband Day and held a celebration at the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Sporting goods retailers brace for lengthy slumpNEW YORK — Sporting goods retailers can’t shake their losing streak. Shares of
Boston Globe / Posted 25 minutes ago
NEW YORK — Sporting goods retailers can’t shake their losing streak. Shares of stores that mostly sell sneakers and sporting gear plummeted Friday after Foot Locker and smaller rival Hibbett Sports reported a drop in sales in the latest quarter.... Read more
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Boston Globe
Infosys chief quits after battle with foundersNEW DELHI — India Inc. suffered a new blow Friday when the chief executive of o
Boston Globe / Posted 25 minutes ago
NEW DELHI — India Inc. suffered a new blow Friday when the chief executive of one of the country’s leading technology outsourcing companies suddenly resigned, a surprise move he attributed to “a continuous drumbeat of distractions and... Read more
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Boston Globe
Are you plagued by serial get-out-of-debt disorder?WASHINGTON — There’s a group of people who suffer from what I’d call “serial ge
Boston Globe / Posted 25 minutes ago
WASHINGTON — There’s a group of people who suffer from what I’d call “serial get-out-of-debt disorder.” I know it’s a mouthful, but it’s a real condition for folks who find themselves stuck in a cycle of getting in and out of debt. This ailment... Read more
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Boston Globe
Former Uber CEO lashes out at VC firm suing companySAN FRANCISCO — Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick is skewering a lawsuit filed by
Boston Globe / Posted 25 minutes ago
SAN FRANCISCO — Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick is skewering a lawsuit filed by a former ally, describing it as a malicious attempt to sever his remaining ties to the widely used ride-hailing service that he co-founded. Kalanick lashed out in legal... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Family buyers keen for acreageThe home at 11 Scabbard Ct, Forestdale. A FOUR-BEDROOM home on acreage has sol
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 26 minutes ago
The home at 11 Scabbard Ct, Forestdale. A FOUR-BEDROOM home on acreage has sold in Forestdale as the local market remains buoyant. Marketing agent Philip Resnikoff, of Acreage Life by Crafted Property Agents, said the home at 11 Scabbard Ct,... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Legal marijuana sale faces challenges by banks in UruguayMONTEVIDEO, Uruguay (AP) - The legal sale of marijuana in Uruguayan pharmacies
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 27 minutes ago
MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay (AP) - The legal sale of marijuana in Uruguayan pharmacies is facing challenges as banks refuse to deal with companies linked to the drug in order to follow international financial laws. A government official said Friday that... Read more
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