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The Morning Bulletin
Bundaberg farmers owed millions by Melbourne agents“IT FEELS like we’ve made a mistake. We feel ashamed. We feel embarrassed. “Bu
Bundaberg farmers owed millions by Melbourne agents
The Morning Bulletin / Posted a minute ago
“IT FEELS like we’ve made a mistake. We feel ashamed. We feel embarrassed. “But we’ve done nothing wrong. We’ve done the right thing.” A part of Bundy’s farming community could be on the brink of collapse. At least eight Bundaberg sweet potato... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
US auto sales hit record in first 6 monthsDETROIT (AP) — U.S. auto sales may be slowing, but they still set a record in t
US auto sales hit record in first 6 months
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 2 minutes ago
DETROIT (AP) — U.S. auto sales may be slowing, but they still set a record in the first six months of this year. Sales through June were up 1.5 percent to 8.65 million, eclipsing last year's record of 8.5 million, according Autodata Corp. That was... Read more
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Boston Herald
Puerto Rico enters new financial era after historic defaultSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Puerto Rico entered a new financial era Friday followin
Puerto Rico enters new financial era after historic default
Boston Herald / Posted 4 minutes ago
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Puerto Rico entered a new financial era Friday following a historic default as it prepares for the implementation of a federal oversight board that will have control over the island's dire finances and provide room to ease a... Read more
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heraldscotland
Firm planning giant Shetland oil development parts company with directorsThe resignations look likely to save Xcite around £400,000 a year. The company
Firm planning giant Shetland oil development parts company with directors
heraldscotland / Posted 5 minutes ago
The resignations look likely to save Xcite around £400,000 a year. The company, which has an office in Aberdeen, announced the departures the day after it won a three month extension to the deadline for the repayment of $135 million (£100m) bonds,... Read more
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heraldscotland
SpaceandPeople closes joint venture after deals cancelledSpaceandPeople, which has a 51 per cent stake in S&P+, said it will write off a
SpaceandPeople closes joint venture after deals cancelled
heraldscotland / Posted 5 minutes ago
SpaceandPeople, which has a 51 per cent stake in S&P+, said it will write off a £425,000 loan it has provided to S&P+, as well as an inter-company debts of £50,000, resulting in a one-off loss of around £275,000. In addition, the £180,000 of pre-tax... Read more
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heraldscotland
Travel plans need a safety netMark Shepherd, the ABI’s manager for general insurance, said: “Medical treatmen
Travel plans need a safety net
heraldscotland / Posted 5 minutes ago
Mark Shepherd, the ABI’s manager for general insurance, said: “Medical treatment in foreign countries can cost tens of thousands, which is why it’s essential to have a policy that will cover you, should you need it.” The average claim for medical... Read more
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heraldscotland
Property firm Knight snaps up Edinburgh House for £12mComments & Moderation We moderate all comments on Herald Scotland on either a
Property firm Knight snaps up Edinburgh House for £12m
heraldscotland / Posted 5 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
Day-trip app helps saltmarsh scientists tackle climate changeComments & Moderation We moderate all comments on Herald Scotland on either a
Day-trip app helps saltmarsh scientists tackle climate change
heraldscotland / Posted 5 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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Gamasutra
Fig still awaiting SEC approval to pay out investment funds to developersThe investment and crowdfunding platform Fig has updated its filing with the Se
Fig still awaiting SEC approval to pay out investment funds to developers
Gamasutra / Posted 6 minutes ago
The investment and crowdfunding platform Fig has updated its filing with the Securities and Exchange Comission with new structural information on how it will process and pay out investment money raised on the platform. Because of the new filing, the... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Bill Gates talked to Reid Hoffman about being on Microsoft's board of directors (MSFT, LNKD)On May 9th, not too long after Microsoft and LinkedIn began their initial talks
Bill Gates talked to Reid Hoffman about being on Microsoft's board of directors (MSFT, LNKD)
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 minutes ago
On May 9th, not too long after Microsoft and LinkedIn began their initial talks about the possibility of an acquisition, Microsoft cofounder Bill Gates and LinkedIn founder Reid Hoffman held a private meeting that had been previously... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
It looks like Microsoft and Salesforce were in a serious bidding war for LinkedIn (LNKD, CRM, MSFT)We knew that before Microsoft paid $26 billion for LinkedIn, the social network
It looks like Microsoft and Salesforce were in a serious bidding war for LinkedIn (LNKD, CRM, MSFT)
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 minutes ago
We knew that before Microsoft paid $26 billion for LinkedIn, the social network was also reportedly in talks with Salesforce, which ultimately couldn't afford to compete. Thanks to a new filing today with the SEC, we now know that there were... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Planning Your Financial Independence DayMost people say they plan for retirement, but they are really planning for fina
Planning Your Financial Independence Day
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 minutes ago
Most people say they plan for retirement, but they are really planning for financial independence. The day you achieve financial independence is a great day – you have accumulated enough wealth to not have to work again, and will be able to retire... Read more
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Welland Tribune
NIAGARA VOICES: Everyone loves a comeback storyI have always been fascinated with cities and how people decide to call one par
NIAGARA VOICES: Everyone loves a comeback story
Welland Tribune / Posted 8 minutes ago
I have always been fascinated with cities and how people decide to call one particular city home over another. There are many different influencing factors, but arguably the most significant variable for many Ontarians today is, ‘wherever I can... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Maggie the orangutanMaggie, a 54-year-old orangutan who has played surrogate mother to multiple bab
Maggie the orangutan
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 11 minutes ago
Maggie, a 54-year-old orangutan who has played surrogate mother to multiple babies whose mothers wouldn't care for them, is shown in her enclosure Feb. 25, 2016, at Brookfield Zoo in Brookfield. Maggie was euthanized May 20 after a decline in... Read more
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Orange County Register
O.C. auto sales in May jump 26%Orange County auto sales in May jumped an eye-popping 26 percent compared, but
O.C. auto sales in May jump 26%
Orange County Register / Posted 12 minutes ago
Orange County auto sales in May jumped an eye-popping 26 percent compared, but the spike was most likely due to a reporting lag in April. “While these numbers were recorded in May, a portion of these sales happened in April,” said John Sackrison,... Read more
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Connecticut Post
It looks like Microsoft and Salesforce were in a serious bidding war for LinkedIn (LNKD, CRM, MSFT)We knew that before Microsoft paid $26 billion for LinkedIn, the social network
It looks like Microsoft and Salesforce were in a serious bidding war for LinkedIn (LNKD, CRM, MSFT)
Connecticut Post / Posted 13 minutes ago
We knew that before Microsoft paid $26 billion for LinkedIn, the social network was also reportedly in talks with Salesforce, which ultimately couldn't afford to compete. Thanks to a new filing today with the SEC, we now know that there were... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Bill Gates talked to Reid Hoffman about being on Microsoft's board of directors (MSFT, LNKD)On May 9th, not too long after Microsoft and LinkedIn began their initial talks
Bill Gates talked to Reid Hoffman about being on Microsoft's board of directors (MSFT, LNKD)
Connecticut Post / Posted 13 minutes ago
On May 9th, not too long after Microsoft and LinkedIn began their initial talks about the possibility of an acquisition, Microsoft cofounder Bill Gates and LinkedIn founder Reid Hoffman held a private meeting that had been previously... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Planning Your Financial Independence DayMost people say they plan for retirement, but they are really planning for fina
Planning Your Financial Independence Day
Connecticut Post / Posted 13 minutes ago
Most people say they plan for retirement, but they are really planning for financial independence. The day you achieve financial independence is a great day – you have accumulated enough wealth to not have to work again, and will be able to retire... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Neighbors Complain Homes in New Development Are Too CheapDallas city leaders want to “Grow South” in areas where Dallas has room to grow
Neighbors Complain Homes in New Development Are Too Cheap
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 14 minutes ago
Dallas city leaders want to “Grow South” in areas where Dallas has room to grow. But a new development for affordable homes has drawn passionate opposition from neighbors who want more expensive, new homes. “We’re asking for quality housing in... Read more
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The Hindu
Skill banks to train workers for global marketPM’s plan to make India HR capital to take off in Uttar Pradesh & Bihar Prime
Skill banks to train workers for global market
The Hindu / Posted 15 minutes ago
PM’s plan to make India HR capital to take off in Uttar Pradesh & Bihar Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s plan to make India “the human resource capital” of the world will first take off in Uttar Pradesh and Bihar, where the government is setting up 50... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Euro climbs vs dollar; pound slidesNEW YORK: The euro leaped against the dollar on Friday (Jul 1) as the market co
Euro climbs vs dollar; pound slides
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 minutes ago
NEW YORK: The euro leaped against the dollar on Friday (Jul 1) as the market continued to rebound from Brexit slumps, while the pound resumed its slide following Bank of England hints of credit easing. "What a difference a week makes," said Kathy... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Berkshire seeks to boost its Wells Fargo stake above 10 percentREUTERS: Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc is seeking permission from the
Berkshire seeks to boost its Wells Fargo stake above 10 percent
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 minutes ago
REUTERS: Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc is seeking permission from the Federal Reserve to increase its ownership stake in Wells Fargo & Co , after reaching the 10 percent level that could prompt increased regulatory scrutiny. According to... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Friday’s Mega Millions jackpot and Saturday’s Powerball jackpot hit massive amountsMultistate jackpots Mega Millions and Powerball have reached massive amounts.
Friday’s Mega Millions jackpot and Saturday’s Powerball jackpot hit massive amounts
Savannah Morning News / Posted 21 minutes ago
Multistate jackpots Mega Millions and Powerball have reached massive amounts. Friday’s Mega Millions has accumulated to $415 million, while Saturday’s Powerball jackpot has hit $234 million. Friday’s Mega Millions jackpot is the third largest on... Read more
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Desert Dispatch
Water board OKs new PG&E long-term water plan for HinkleyHINKLEY — The Lahontan Regional Water Quality Control Board announced the appro
Water board OKs new PG&E long-term water plan for Hinkley
Desert Dispatch / Posted 23 minutes ago
HINKLEY — The Lahontan Regional Water Quality Control Board announced the approval of Pacific Gas and Electric’s long-term replacement water supply work plan for the cleanup and abatement order in Hinkley.Lahontan reviewed the work plan which was... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
More homeowner insurance companies are looking at your creditAs South Florida property insurance rates climb this year, homeowners are payin
More homeowner insurance companies are looking at your credit
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 23 minutes ago
As South Florida property insurance rates climb this year, homeowners are paying more attention to everything that can affect their premiums. More and more, that includes credit scores. A good score can lead to discounts. Customers with poor scores... Read more
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The Age
S&P 500 advance helped by closed shorts"People panicked and sold at the lows, thinking it would get worse, but it didn
S&P 500 advance helped by closed shorts
The Age / Posted 24 minutes ago
"People panicked and sold at the lows, thinking it would get worse, but it didn't," said Pravit Chintawongvanich, head derivatives strategist at Macro Risk Advisors. Photo: Scott Eells Every precaution taken against disaster by US investors in 2016... Read more
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The Star
Rise in online shoppingBut bricks-and-mortar outlets still relevant, says PwC ACCORDING to UK-based C
Rise in online shopping
The Star / Posted 25 minutes ago
But bricks-and-mortar outlets still relevant, says PwC ACCORDING to UK-based Centre for Retail Research, e-commerce is the fastest growing retail market in Europe and North America. A similar trend can be seen in Asia – and with retail giant... Read more
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The Star
Brexit – the long and winding roadA week after the tumultuous event of Brexit, where Britain voted to leave the E
Brexit – the long and winding road
The Star / Posted 25 minutes ago
A week after the tumultuous event of Brexit, where Britain voted to leave the European Union (EU), everything appears to be back to normal. The battered FTSE 100, which loss a staggering £60bil after the vote results were known, have clawed back... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
State gas tax up almost 5 cents per gallonOLYMPIA — Washington drivers began paying an extra 4.9 cents per gallon in stat
State gas tax up almost 5 cents per gallon
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 25 minutes ago
OLYMPIA — Washington drivers began paying an extra 4.9 cents per gallon in state gas tax for gasoline and diesel on Friday. The tax increase was part of a $16 billion transportation package approved by the Legislature last year. This was the second... Read more
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The Irish Times
Contents of Doon convent in Limerick to be auctionedYet another convent has closed down as the role of nuns in Irish life continues
Contents of Doon convent in Limerick to be auctioned
The Irish Times / Posted 25 minutes ago
Yet another convent has closed down as the role of nuns in Irish life continues to recede. Yesterday, after 151 years in the village of Doon, Co Limerick, the Convent of Mercy closed and the last seven of the nuns departed for new homes. PJ O’Gorman... Read more
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