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WA Today
ASX sags under mining sector weightAustralian shares fell back to levels last seen in December on Wednesday, as in
WA Today / Posted 4 minutes ago
Australian shares fell back to levels last seen in December on Wednesday, as investors took a gloomy view of the heavyweight miners and sold out of the sector. The S&P/ASX 200 index dropped 32 points, or 0.5 per cent, to 6015. The All Ordinaries... Read more
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WA Today
'I just felt ripped off' - consumer rage at junk insuranceSitting in the caryard with his pregnant wife Ryan Broom felt keen pressure to
WA Today / Posted 4 minutes ago
Sitting in the caryard with his pregnant wife Ryan Broom felt keen pressure to make the right decision when buying a car for his family. He had agreed to outlay a bit more than $30,000 for a Nissan X-Trail but then the salesman started to push on... Read more
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WJFW Rhinelander
Price Co. Sheriff releases names of snowmobile crash victimsRHINELANDER - Three years ago Petco bought Doctors Foster and Smith in Rhinelan
WJFW Rhinelander / Posted 5 minutes ago
RHINELANDER - Three years ago Petco bought Doctors Foster and Smith in Rhinelander with the intention of keeping all local jobs in place. But Tuesday, the company announced it would lay off 55 people. Those employees worked in marketing,... Read more
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WJFW Rhinelander
Merrill Pastor in Critical ConditionRHINELANDER - Three years ago Petco bought Doctors Foster and Smith in Rhinelan
WJFW Rhinelander / Posted 5 minutes ago
RHINELANDER - Three years ago Petco bought Doctors Foster and Smith in Rhinelander with the intention of keeping all local jobs in place. But Tuesday, the company announced it would lay off 55 people. Those employees worked in marketing,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Consumer confidence jump unlikely to spark spending spree: Westpac Photo: Consumers are more confident, but Westpac believes they are u
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 minutes ago
: Westpac Photo: Consumers are more confident, but Westpac believes they are unlikely to spend big this year. (ABC South East: Kate Hill) Consumers are feeling more confident this January,... Read more
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The Hindu
IT shares surge higher; TCS, Infosys, HCL Tech touch 52-week highShares of information technology companies surged in the morning trade even as
The Hindu / Posted 9 minutes ago
Shares of information technology companies surged in the morning trade even as the broader market was trading with marginal gains. The BSE Information Technology index was trading with gains of 1.54 % at 12213.70. It touched a high of 12,272.23... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
For sale: one of Oxfordshire's most palatial hotels and wedding venues. Just £8.25m...ONE of Oxfordshire's most palatial hotels and wedding venues has gone up for sa
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 9 minutes ago
ONE of Oxfordshire's most palatial hotels and wedding venues has gone up for sale – and is set to be snapped by investors from the Far East. Grade-II listed Eynsham Hall went on the market this week, the asking price a cool £8.25m. Christie & Co,... Read more
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NZCity
Consumer confidence lifts Aussie vs kiwiThe New Zealand dollar fell against its Australian counterpart on Wednesday on
NZCity / Posted 15 minutes ago
The New Zealand dollar fell against its Australian counterpart on Wednesday on growing consumer confidence across the Tasman, and declined against the greenback on weaker commodity prices. The kiwi dropped to A91.10c as at 5pm in Wellington from... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Hancock College trustees mulling new bond measureThe district's bonding capacity is limited to 2.5 percent of its total assessed
Santa Maria Times / Posted 24 minutes ago
The district's bonding capacity is limited to 2.5 percent of its total assessed value minus any outstanding bonds, as defined by California Education Code. With a current valuation of $26.3 billion and approximately $222 million in outstanding bonds,... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Peugeot car firm posts 15% sales rise on Iran boost | Irish Examiner Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 06:30 am Global sales at Fr
Irish Examiner / Posted 28 minutes ago
| Irish Examiner Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 06:30 am Global sales at French carmaker PSA which includes Peugeot and Citroen jumped 15% last... Read more
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Oxford Mail
For sale: one of Oxfordshire's most palatial hotels and wedding venues. Just £8.25m...ONE of Oxfordshire's most palatial hotels and wedding venues has gone up for sa
Oxford Mail / Posted 28 minutes ago
ONE of Oxfordshire's most palatial hotels and wedding venues has gone up for sale – and is set to be snapped by investors from the Far East. Grade-II listed Eynsham Hall went on the market this week, the asking price a cool £8.25m. Christie & Co,... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Sj, Santa Clara Agree On Settlement For New DevelopmentsThe cities of San Jose and Santa Clara have reached a settlement over disputes
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 29 minutes ago
The cities of San Jose and Santa Clara have reached a settlement over disputes related to proposed large developments in their respective cities. The settlement was finalized on Friday for City Place, a proposed mix of office, retail, residential... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Autonomous cars loom, but the Detroit auto show goes onTRUCKS ARE KING Pickups are the most popular vehicles in the U.S., and trucks
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 32 minutes ago
TRUCKS ARE KING Pickups are the most popular vehicles in the U.S., and trucks unveiled at the show make clear that will continue for a long time. General Motors spent heavily to update its top-selling Chevrolet Silverado pickup, cutting up to 450... Read more
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asianage
Govt lowers additional borrowings to Rs 20,000 crore in FY18New Delhi: The government on Wednesday lowered the additional borrowing require
asianage / Posted 38 minutes ago
New Delhi: The government on Wednesday lowered the additional borrowing requirement for the current fiscal to Rs 20,000 crore from Rs 50,000 crore estimated earlier. "Government has reassessed additional borrowing requirements taking note of revenue... Read more
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asianage
Sensex up 126 points in late morning dealsMumbai: The benchmark Sensex recovered from its early volatility to trade 126.7
asianage / Posted 38 minutes ago
Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex recovered from its early volatility to trade 126.76 points higher in late morning deals on easing fiscal deficit concerns despite lower Asian cues. Frontline stocks of IT, Teck, bank, healthcare, financials and capital... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Airlines to Land Into Deeper Losses in 2018Kampala — The aviation industry in Africa is projected to continue making losse
AllAfrica.com / Posted 39 minutes ago
Kampala — The aviation industry in Africa is projected to continue making losses this year, largely due to the failure by governments to open up skies for competition. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) says that while globally the... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Autonomous cars loom, but the Detroit auto show goes onThe 2019 Chevrolet Silverado High Country pickup is unveiled, Saturday, Jan. 13
Darien News-Review / Posted 40 minutes ago
The 2019 Chevrolet Silverado High Country pickup is unveiled, Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018, in Detroit. The Silverado is the second-best selling vehicle in the U.S. and is outsold only by Ford's F-Series pickups. Big pickup truck sales rose nearly 6... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Bureaucrats party with drag queens on taxpayer dollarNew Zealand's grassroots campaign for lower taxes and less government waste Th
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 40 minutes ago
New Zealand's grassroots campaign for lower taxes and less government waste The New Zealand Taxpayers' Union is an independent activist group, dedicated to being the voice for Kiwi taxpayers in the corridors of power. It's here to fight government... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Coding error in the Treasury's poverty-reduction projectionsWednesday, 17 January 2018, 6:33 pmPress Release: New Zealand Treasury 17 Jan
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 40 minutes ago
Wednesday, 17 January 2018, 6:33 pmPress Release: New Zealand Treasury 17 Jan 2018The Treasury has advised the Government of a... Read more
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Asian journal
Federal tax update part 2: 2017 and 2018 H.R.12017 versus 2018 tax rates: individual income tax rates in 2017 in percentage a
Asian journal / Posted 43 minutes ago
2017 versus 2018 tax rates: individual income tax rates in 2017 in percentage are 10, 15, 25, 28, 33, 35, and 39.6. The 2018 rates in percentage are 10, 12, 22, 24, 32, 35, and 37 and will expire on 2025, under H.R.1 “The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act”. The... Read more
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This is West Country
£80 million surgical centre could replace wartime wards at Musgrove Park HospitalThey have drawn up plans for the development on the site of a number of old war
This is West Country / Posted 43 minutes ago
They have drawn up plans for the development on the site of a number of old wards built during the Second World War that are no longer considered fit for purpose. A bid will be made for a slice of a £3.6 billion kitty announced by the Chancellor... Read more
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dna
Demonetised notes worth Rs 100 crore seized from residential premises in KanpurThe National Investigation Agency (NIA) and Uttar Pradesh police have recovered
dna / Posted 44 minutes ago
The National Investigation Agency (NIA) and Uttar Pradesh police have recovered demonetised notes worth Rs 100 crore from residential premises in Kanpur. The NIA with the UP police conducted a raid after receiving a tip-off. The officers are still... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'I just felt ripped off' - consumer rage at junk insuranceSitting in the caryard with his pregnant wife Ryan Broom felt keen pressure to
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 46 minutes ago
Sitting in the caryard with his pregnant wife Ryan Broom felt keen pressure to make the right decision when buying a car for his family. He had agreed to outlay a bit more than $30,000 for a Nissan X-Trail but then the salesman started to push on... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Dubbo Australia Day ambassador a business troubleshooterDubbo’s Australia Day ambassador Philip Cronin is director of eClipse Innovatio
Daily Liberal / Posted 47 minutes ago
Dubbo’s Australia Day ambassador Philip Cronin is director of eClipse Innovation, a boutique consultancy company focused on solving the business problems of customers in Australia, New Zealand and the Asia-Pacific region. He is a former senior... Read more
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The Age
'I just felt ripped off' - consumer rage at junk insuranceSitting in the caryard with his pregnant wife Ryan Broom felt keen pressure to
The Age / Posted 49 minutes ago
Sitting in the caryard with his pregnant wife Ryan Broom felt keen pressure to make the right decision when buying a car for his family. He had agreed to outlay a bit more than $30,000 for a Nissan X-Trail but then the salesman started to push on... Read more
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The Border Mail
Buyers happy as high quality on offer at NVLX salesQuality could not be faulted in the Wodonga agents F1 female sale on Wednesday.
The Border Mail / Posted 50 minutes ago
Quality could not be faulted in the Wodonga agents F1 female sale on Wednesday. Only a small offering of 132 calved females, 184 PTIC heifers, and 60 unjoined heifers, were presented at Barnawartha’s NVLX. As the past few years have gone, fewer... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Autonomous cars loom, but the Detroit auto show goes onThe 2019 Chevrolet Silverado High Country pickup is unveiled, Saturday, Jan. 13
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 50 minutes ago
The 2019 Chevrolet Silverado High Country pickup is unveiled, Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018, in Detroit. The Silverado is the second-best selling vehicle in the U.S. and is outsold only by Ford's F-Series pickups. Big pickup truck sales rose nearly 6... Read more
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Business Insider
Here's how the brutal crypto sell-off has affected the market beyond bitcoinDivers explore a shipment of British toilets from the Yolanda wreck on November
Business Insider / Posted 51 minutes ago
Divers explore a shipment of British toilets from the Yolanda wreck on November 9, 2015 in Red Sea, Egypt.Nigel Roddis/Getty Images Bitcoin has had a rough 24 hours, but some alt-coins have had it much worse. But among the world’s biggest cryptos —... Read more
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Business Insider
2 blockchain ETFs are launching — but the SEC asked them to take blockchain out of their namesTwo blockchain ETFs are set to start trading Wednesday, but blockchain won't be
Business Insider / Posted 51 minutes ago
Two blockchain ETFs are set to start trading Wednesday, but blockchain won't be in their name. Eric Ervin, the chief executive officer of Reality Shares, told Business Insider the SEC is wary about the mania surrounding blockchain. Reality Shares'... Read more
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FOX Business
GM Proved Doubters Wrong in 2017 With a Strong Crossover LineupWhen General Motors(NYSE: GM) announced positive guidance in January 2017, mark
FOX Business / Posted 53 minutes ago
When General Motors(NYSE: GM) announced positive guidance in January 2017, market watchers were surprised by the upbeat tone, but the company's revamped lineup of SUVs and crossovers was timed perfectly to take advantage of changing consumer... Read more
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