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The Advocate
People in Business for Aug. 30, 2015BATON ROUGE AREA Mark Fay has been named clinical director of Moreau Physical
People in Business for Aug. 30, 2015
The Advocate / Posted a minute ago
BATON ROUGE AREA Mark Fay has been named clinical director of Moreau Physical Therapy’s location at 3129 Perkins Road. He was director of physical therapy at Baton Rouge Orthopaedic Clinic.Shannon L. Ost has been named vice president of government... Read more
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The Zimbabwe Standard
Mining sector suffers blow as Kariba loses 30% capacity Zimbabwe’s mining industry faces a bleak future as the country’s main electri
Mining sector suffers blow as Kariba loses 30% capacity
The Zimbabwe Standard / Posted 6 minutes ago
Zimbabwe’s mining industry faces a bleak future as the country’s main electricity supply plant, Kariba Hydro, has capped its output at 475 megawatts, down from a recent winter peak of 705MW due... Read more
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The Zimbabwe Standard
China slump rattles global markets The Chicago Board of Exchange (CBOE) Volatility Index (VIX) jumped to its hig
China slump rattles global markets
The Zimbabwe Standard / Posted 6 minutes ago
The Chicago Board of Exchange (CBOE) Volatility Index (VIX) jumped to its highest level in more than six and a half years last Monday following a broad early morning stock sell-off, triggered by the Chinese stock... Read more
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The Zimbabwe Standard
Rely on facts, not assumptions “The only thing that is constant is change.” — Heraclitus On Friday June 12,
Rely on facts, not assumptions
The Zimbabwe Standard / Posted 6 minutes ago
“The only thing that is constant is change.” — Heraclitus On Friday June 12, the balloon popped, marking the beginning of the Chinese stock market crash. Within one month, a third of the value of Class A shares on the... Read more
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The Zimbabwe Standard
IMF comes to townTHE International Monetary Fund team will jet in tomorrow for a review of the s
IMF comes to town
The Zimbabwe Standard / Posted 6 minutes ago
THE International Monetary Fund team will jet in tomorrow for a review of the second economic reform plan for Zimbabwe amid indications that the country has met some of its set targets. BY VICTORIA MTOMBA The team will be in the country from August... Read more
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The Zimbabwe Standard
Mugabe’s 10-point plan to nowhere President Robert Mugabe last week provided the prescription for the economic
Mugabe’s 10-point plan to nowhere
The Zimbabwe Standard / Posted 7 minutes ago
President Robert Mugabe last week provided the prescription for the economic crisis, the same path he has walked since 1980 but failed on implementation. The prescription, a 10-point plan for economic growth, looks... Read more
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FOX Illinois
Springfield Builders: Housing Starts Increasing -Updated: Saturday, August 29 2015, 10:20 PM CDTU.S. Department of Commerce data
Springfield Builders: Housing Starts Increasing -
FOX Illinois / Posted 10 minutes ago
Updated: Saturday, August 29 2015, 10:20 PM CDTU.S. Department of Commerce data shows single family housing starts last month were the highest they've been nationally since 2007. Springfield-area construction companies say the housing start... Read more
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Calcutta News
Warren Buffet buys 10.8% stake in oil refiner Phillips 66 OHIO, Nebraska - Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway has disclosed a US $4.48
Warren Buffet buys 10.8% stake in oil refiner Phillips 66
Calcutta News / Posted 13 minutes ago
OHIO, Nebraska - Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway has disclosed a US $4.48 billion stake in oil refiner Phillips 66 in a Friday night filing with the US Securities and Exchange... Read more
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Calcutta News
Cyber-attack on infidelity website Ashley Madison forces CEO resignation TORONTO, Canada - The owner of adultery website Ashley Madison, founder and f
Cyber-attack on infidelity website Ashley Madison forces CEO resignation
Calcutta News / Posted 13 minutes ago
TORONTO, Canada - The owner of adultery website Ashley Madison, founder and former CEO of parent company Avid Life Media, had been struggling to sell the brand or raise funds... Read more
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The Morning Call
Keeping state liquor stores essential for jobsI recently read one of the many opinion articles about not selling the state li
Keeping state liquor stores essential for jobs
The Morning Call / Posted 15 minutes ago
I recently read one of the many opinion articles about not selling the state liquor system. I am glad to see that that Wendell Young IV ("Modernize, don't sell, Pa. liquor system") spoke up about the situation. There are so many reasons why selling... Read more
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Inquirier.net
China premier insists economy ‘within appropriate range’In this Oct. 18, 2014 photo, a worker walks near containers from China at a por
China premier insists economy ‘within appropriate range’
Inquirier.net / Posted 18 minutes ago
In this Oct. 18, 2014 photo, a worker walks near containers from China at a port in Yokohama, near Tokyo, Japan. A slowdown in China is seen to affect global economic activity. AP BEIJING, China — Chinese Premier Li Keqiang has issued assurances... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Don't get too comfyInvestors have been rescued time and again but if inflation takes off, central
Don't get too comfy
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 24 minutes ago
Investors have been rescued time and again but if inflation takes off, central banks will have to put up interest rates. Photo / AP This week's turmoil in global markets has reminded us all that we live in financially turbulent times. They are also... Read more
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Morningstar
How to Stay Calm When Markets Are NotThis week, we checked in with our readers to hear their top tips for staying co
How to Stay Calm When Markets Are Not
Morningstar / Posted 31 minutes ago
This week, we checked in with our readers to hear their top tips for staying cool during market turbulence. We know that staying the course is not always easy, so we asked readers what productive ways they've found to deal with market shocks. On the... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Tough economy hits Zimpapers revenuesZIMBABWE’S largest media house, Zimpapers narrowed its loss for the half-year e
Tough economy hits Zimpapers revenues
New Zimbabwe / Posted 35 minutes ago
ZIMBABWE’S largest media house, Zimpapers narrowed its loss for the half-year ended June 30 to $20,000 from $1,4 million, as advertising revenue and sales plunged while finance costs remained high and the economic environment worsened, the company... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Puerto Rico government delays fiscal reform planSAN JUAN Puerto Rico will delay until Sept. 8 the completion of its fiscal refo
Puerto Rico government delays fiscal reform plan
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 49 minutes ago
SAN JUAN Puerto Rico will delay until Sept. 8 the completion of its fiscal reform plan, the commonwealth's government said on Saturday, citing time spent on contingency disaster planning by the government in the run-up to Tropical Storm Erika. A... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Marin Mansion Sells for Record-Breaking $47.5MIt's a booming week for Marin County real estate, thanks to the sale of one pro
Marin Mansion Sells for Record-Breaking $47.5M
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 53 minutes ago
It's a booming week for Marin County real estate, thanks to the sale of one prominent piece of property. Belvedere's historic estate Locksley Hall sold on Wednesday for $47.5 million. The listing described Locksley Hall, built in 1904, as a... Read more
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Rappler
Shopping eco-friendly jeans with H&M Denim Re-bornH&M integrates environmentally-conscious means in manufacturing its products. A
Shopping eco-friendly jeans with H&M Denim Re-born
Rappler / Posted 55 minutes ago
H&M integrates environmentally-conscious means in manufacturing its products. All photos by Shadz Loresco MANILA, Philippines – Since February 2013, Swedish fast-fashion house H&M (Hennes & Mauritz AB) has gathered 14,000 tons of clothing across its... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Marin Mansion Sells for Record-Breaking $47.5MIt's a booming week for Marin County real estate, thanks to the sale of one pro
Marin Mansion Sells for Record-Breaking $47.5M
NBC San Diego / Posted 55 minutes ago
It's a booming week for Marin County real estate, thanks to the sale of one prominent piece of property. Belvedere's historic estate Locksley Hall sold on Wednesday for $47.5 million. The listing described Locksley Hall, built in 1904, as a... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Devaluing currency leads to prisoner’s dilemmaEconomist Lacy Hunt thinks long-term Treasury bonds are a buy. That’s definite
Devaluing currency leads to prisoner’s dilemma
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted an hour ago
Economist Lacy Hunt thinks long-term Treasury bonds are a buy. That’s definitely not the conventional wisdom. He’s nearly alone in his view, but it has been correct year after year. The conventional wisdom has been wrong. Maybe it’s time more... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Turbulent week ends on a calmer noteWell, that was exciting. Days after China threw the biggest scare into Wall St
Turbulent week ends on a calmer note
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted an hour ago
Well, that was exciting. Days after China threw the biggest scare into Wall Street in years, U.S. stocks have come surging back and ended the week Friday on a placid note that suggested the worst may be over for now. Even so, investors are buckling... Read more
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Weekly Times
After the sell-off, bargain hunters swoopBARGAIN hunters are being enticed out of their bunkers after the massive volati
After the sell-off, bargain hunters swoop
Weekly Times / Posted an hour ago
BARGAIN hunters are being enticed out of their bunkers after the massive volatility that has rocked world markets in recent weeks. ON Friday, the benchmark S&P/ASX200 index closed 30.3 points, or 0.58 per cent, higher at 5,263.6 points. The broader... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Tasmania's grain production to double to keep up with dairy industryPlans to double Tasmania's grain production to keep pace with dairy industry ex
Tasmania's grain production to double to keep up with dairy industry
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted an hour ago
Plans to double Tasmania's grain production to keep pace with dairy industry expansion Tasmania's grain production will be doubled within five years to keep pace with the growing demand from the expanding dairy industry. Tasmania is on track to... Read more
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TribLIVE
Week yields lessons on ChinaBEIJING — With the Chinese stock market turmoil that incited global panic abate
Week yields lessons on China
TribLIVE / Posted an hour ago
BEIJING — With the Chinese stock market turmoil that incited global panic abated — at least for now — here are some questions and answers about it, as well as lessons to learn: Why did the Chinese stock market plunge so much? China's main stock... Read more
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TribLIVE
Preparing for even worse timesAfter the wild stock market downs and ups last week, I crawled out from under m
Preparing for even worse times
TribLIVE / Posted an hour ago
After the wild stock market downs and ups last week, I crawled out from under my desk and began Googling plans for a backyard survival bunker. You see, not being an economist or expert about government debt and spending, I have trouble grasping what... Read more
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TribLIVE
U.S. closes in on offshore tax evasionThe Internal Revenue Service loses billions of dollars annually because of offs
U.S. closes in on offshore tax evasion
TribLIVE / Posted an hour ago
The Internal Revenue Service loses billions of dollars annually because of offshore tax evasion. For years, a number of American taxpayers have evaded federal income taxes by channeling income into secret foreign or offshore bank accounts in some 70... Read more
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TribLIVE
The Solyndra scandal: Government culpabilityA new Energy Department inspector general's report on the $553 million Solyndra
The Solyndra scandal: Government culpability
TribLIVE / Posted an hour ago
A new Energy Department inspector general's report on the $553 million Solyndra debacle comes down hard on the bankrupt solar-panel company for what it told the federal government. But what about the department itself for its failure of due... Read more
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TribLIVE
Fund fees within investor controlNEW YORK — Do the stock market's big swings have you feeling helpless? Althoug
Fund fees within investor control
TribLIVE / Posted an hour ago
NEW YORK — Do the stock market's big swings have you feeling helpless? Although you can't control what happens in Shanghai — or the fact that troubles in China can drag down stocks here by 10 percent in just over a week — you do have control over... Read more
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TribLIVE
Exclusive to the Trib: Lift the oil export ban? Think againA new report by the Appalachian Oil and Natural Gas Consortium suggests that th
Exclusive to the Trib: Lift the oil export ban? Think again
TribLIVE / Posted an hour ago
A new report by the Appalachian Oil and Natural Gas Consortium suggests that the amount of recoverable oil and gas in the Utica oil prospect (play) — which includes Pennsylvania, Kentucky, New York, Ohio and West Virginia — is much larger than... Read more
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TribLIVE
Macy's prepares outlet storesNEW YORK — Macy's has an answer to T.J. Maxx and other stores that sell deeply
Macy's prepares outlet stores
TribLIVE / Posted an hour ago
NEW YORK — Macy's has an answer to T.J. Maxx and other stores that sell deeply discounted designer brands. The department store chain, which is set to open its Macy's Backstage discount stores this fall in the New York City area, gave The Associated... Read more
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TribLIVE
Can this dream be saved?Joel Kotkin is a fellow in urban studies at Chapman University in Orange, Calif
Can this dream be saved?
TribLIVE / Posted an hour ago
Joel Kotkin is a fellow in urban studies at Chapman University in Orange, Calif., an author and the executive director of the Center for Opportunity Urbanism in Houston. He spoke to the Trib regarding the downsizing of the American dream. Q: How do... Read more
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