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TheBull
Gold slips as the $US strengthensReuters - Gold has pared losses as the US dollar and world stock markets turned
Gold slips as the $US strengthens
TheBull / Posted moments ago
Reuters - Gold has pared losses as the US dollar and world stock markets turned lower ahead of central bank meetings in the United States and Japan. The world's major economies pledged at a G20 meeting over the weekend, dominated by Britain's vote... Read more
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TheBull
US markets tumble on sinking crude pricesAnother sharp fall in oil prices pulled down energy stocks on Wall Street Monda
US markets tumble on sinking crude prices
TheBull / Posted moments ago
Another sharp fall in oil prices pulled down energy stocks on Wall Street Monday, pushing the main US indices to a loss after last week's record highs. 26.07.2016 08:05 AM Another sharp fall in oil prices pulled down energy stocks on Wall Street... Read more
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TheBull
$A slips slightly against greenbackThe Australian dollar has slipped slightly against its US counterpart in overni
$A slips slightly against greenback
TheBull / Posted moments ago
The Australian dollar has slipped slightly against its US counterpart in overnight trade, weighed down by continuing expectation of a lift in US interest rates. At 0700 AEST on Tuesday, the local unit was trading at 74.69 US cents, down from 74.81... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
LawnGuru closes $1 million seed round amid rapid growth plans Photo by LawnGuru LawnGuru is expanding at a rapid rate, with revenue increas
LawnGuru closes $1 million seed round amid rapid growth plans
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted moments ago
Photo by LawnGuru LawnGuru is expanding at a rapid rate, with revenue increasing by 1,100 percent since 2015. Ann Arbor-based LawnGuru, an on-demand provider for landscaping and snow... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
Pundits split on whether foreign buyers tax will cool marketThe province's decision to charge a steep 15 per cent property transfer tax whe
Pundits split on whether foreign buyers tax will cool market
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted moments ago
The province's decision to charge a steep 15 per cent property transfer tax when foreigners buy Metro Vancouver homes may help cool the region's "bubbly and overpriced" housing market, one B.C. economist says. Jock Finlayson, executive... Read more
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TheBull
Australian market set to open flatThe Australian market looks set to open flat after US stocks receded from recor
Australian market set to open flat
TheBull / Posted moments ago
The Australian market looks set to open flat after US stocks receded from record highs as oil prices weighed on energy shares and investors awaited an avalanche of quarterly reports. At 0645 AEST on Tuesday, the share price index was up three points... Read more
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heraldscotland
Man arrested in suspicious package alert in EdinburghComments & Moderation We moderate all comments on Herald Scotland on either a
Man arrested in suspicious package alert in Edinburgh
heraldscotland / Posted a minute 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
Massacre at disabled centre in Japan leaves 'up to 19' deadComments & Moderation We moderate all comments on Herald Scotland on either a
Massacre at disabled centre in Japan leaves 'up to 19' dead
heraldscotland / Posted a minute 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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SiliconANGLE
Wikibon says It’s too early for Big Data performance benchmarksSeveral Wikibon clients have asked about performance benchmarks for Big Data sy
Wikibon says It’s too early for Big Data performance benchmarks
SiliconANGLE / Posted a minute ago
Several Wikibon clients have asked about performance benchmarks for Big Data systems. The problem, writes Wikibon Big Data and Analytics Analyst George Gilbert, is that the technology is too immature. Meaningful benchmarks are based on standard... Read more
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SiliconANGLE
Teradata bolsters Hadoop consulting biz with new UK acquisitionThere’s much more to the Hadoop ecosystem than just software. The market also b
Teradata bolsters Hadoop consulting biz with new UK acquisition
SiliconANGLE / Posted a minute ago
There’s much more to the Hadoop ecosystem than just software. The market also boasts numerous professional services providers that focus on helping companies deploy and customize the analytics platform, a segment where Teradata Corp. has emerged as a... Read more
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SiliconANGLE
It’s official: Verizon acquires Yahoo for $4.83b, will fold business into AOLAfter a process lasting months with multiple rounds of bidding, Verizon Communi
It’s official: Verizon acquires Yahoo for $4.83b, will fold business into AOL
SiliconANGLE / Posted a minute ago
After a process lasting months with multiple rounds of bidding, Verizon Communications, Inc. has been named the successful bidder in Yahoo, Inc.’s auction process and has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the company. Under the terms of... Read more
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SiliconANGLE
Nintendo’s Pokemon GO bubble bursts as stock prices tankThe phenomenal success of Pokemon GO caused Nintendo Co Ltd’s stock prices to s
Nintendo’s Pokemon GO bubble bursts as stock prices tank
SiliconANGLE / Posted 2 minutes ago
The phenomenal success of Pokemon GO caused Nintendo Co Ltd’s stock prices to soar to the highest they have been in years, but after the company recently downplayed the earnings it would make from the popular mobile game, those prices went plummeting... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Why one of the biggest concerns about Facebook's business could be overblownMorgan Stanley analyst Brian Nowak thinks that concerns about Snapchat's threat
Why one of the biggest concerns about Facebook's business could be overblown
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 minutes ago
Morgan Stanley analyst Brian Nowak thinks that concerns about Snapchat's threat to Facebook are overblown. "We don't believe Snapchat is having a material impact on FB's engagement or daily active user (DAU) growth," he wrote in a note to investors... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
STOCKS SLIDE: Here's what you need to knowStocks were relatively calm amid a flurry of business and political headlines o
STOCKS SLIDE: Here's what you need to know
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 minutes ago
Stocks were relatively calm amid a flurry of business and political headlines on Monday. Around noon ET, the Dow was down by 101 points, the S&P 500 was down 11 points, and the Nasdaq was down 12. As for how they finished, let's head to the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Myntra to remove 200 low-selling brands, to focus on larger brandsNEW DELHI: Myntra.com, the country's largest online fashion retailer, is delist
Myntra to remove 200 low-selling brands, to focus on larger brands
The Economic Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
NEW DELHI: Myntra.com, the country's largest online fashion retailer, is delisting around 200 brands, or about 10 per cent of its fashion offerings, from its platform due to low sales and is focusing on larger brands with higher traction. "Myntra... Read more
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The Economic Times
PMO unimpressed with Air India's improved financial performance, sets new targetsNEW DELHI: Air India may have improved its financial performance on the back of
PMO unimpressed with Air India's improved financial performance, sets new targets
The Economic Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
NEW DELHI: Air India may have improved its financial performance on the back of low fuel prices, but the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) doesn't seem convinced about the flag carrier's revival story. The PMO has asked the airline to improve its... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Composition sum for toll & fee evaders at S’pore land checkpoints from Aug 1SINGAPORE: Malaysian vehicle owners who are planning to enter or leave Singapor
Composition sum for toll & fee evaders at S’pore land checkpoints from Aug 1
The Borneo Post / Posted 4 minutes ago
SINGAPORE: Malaysian vehicle owners who are planning to enter or leave Singapore are reminded to make sure their Autopass cards – a customised stored-value card issued to foreign-registered vehicles – are fully reloaded. This is because a... Read more
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Sky News Australia
LVMH sells DKNY to US apparel companyFrench luxury giant LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton is selling its Donna Karan
LVMH sells DKNY to US apparel company
Sky News Australia / Posted 5 minutes ago
French luxury giant LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton is selling its Donna Karan and DKNY clothing brands to US group G-III Apparel in a $US650 million ($A871 million) deal. It's a rare sale for LVMH, owner of such brands as Christian Dior, Kenzo and... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Yahoo sold to Verizon for $4.8 billionSUNNYVALE -- Ending a storied chapter in Silicon Valley history, Verizon is the
Yahoo sold to Verizon for $4.8 billion
Silicon Valley / Posted 7 minutes ago
SUNNYVALE -- Ending a storied chapter in Silicon Valley history, Verizon is the winning bidder for Yahoo's internet business, and will pay $4.83 billion for the core of the troubled company, the two firms confirmed Monday. The deal will be finalized... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Apple's best hope may be to hold steady as iPhone sales weakenCUPERTINO -- When Apple delivers its next business update Tuesday, there's a se
Apple's best hope may be to hold steady as iPhone sales weaken
Silicon Valley / Posted 7 minutes ago
CUPERTINO -- When Apple delivers its next business update Tuesday, there's a sense that just hanging in there might be enough to call the last three months a success. That's saying something, especially when talking about the world's most valuable... Read more
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The Buffalo News
RE/MAX aiming to make big push into Western New York real estate marketOne of the nation’s largest real estate companies – but one with only a small f
RE/MAX aiming to make big push into Western New York real estate market
The Buffalo News / Posted 7 minutes ago
One of the nation’s largest real estate companies – but one with only a small franchise presence locally – is hoping to make a big push in Western New York, after an acquisition by the corporate parent promises to bring more resources and attention... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Why one of the biggest concerns about Facebook's business could be overblownMorgan Stanley analyst Brian Nowak thinks that concerns about Snapchat's threat
Why one of the biggest concerns about Facebook's business could be overblown
Connecticut Post / Posted 9 minutes ago
Morgan Stanley analyst Brian Nowak thinks that concerns about Snapchat's threat to Facebook are overblown. "We don't believe Snapchat is having a material impact on FB's engagement or daily active user (DAU) growth," he wrote in a note to investors... Read more
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Connecticut Post
STOCKS SLIDE: Here's what you need to knowStocks were relatively calm amid a flurry of business and political headlines o
STOCKS SLIDE: Here's what you need to know
Connecticut Post / Posted 9 minutes ago
Stocks were relatively calm amid a flurry of business and political headlines on Monday. Around noon ET, the Dow was down by 101 points, the S&P 500 was down 11 points, and the Nasdaq was down 12. As for how they finished, let's head to the... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
American Legion Auxiliary Unit 4 of Carson city hosting rummage sale Aug. 20A rummage sale to raise money for local veterans is planned from 7:30 a.m. to 2
American Legion Auxiliary Unit 4 of Carson city hosting rummage sale Aug. 20
Nevada Appeal / Posted 9 minutes ago
A rummage sale to raise money for local veterans is planned from 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 20. American Legion Auxiliary Unit 4 if Carson City is putting on the event at Veterans Hall on Second and Curry streets, across from the farmer’s... Read more
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The GW Hatchet
University to sell provost’s house on Mount Vernon CampusGW will soon sell its W Street residential property near the Mount Vernon Campu
University to sell provost’s house on Mount Vernon Campus
The GW Hatchet / Posted 10 minutes ago
GW will soon sell its W Street residential property near the Mount Vernon Campus, which most recently served as the provost’s residence, according to a University release Monday. The proceeds from the sale will fund financial aid for students in the... Read more
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Sidney Sun Telegraph
County wheat harvest coming to an endWith mostly clear skies and favorable conditions, Cheyenne County’s wheat harve
County wheat harvest coming to an end
Sidney Sun Telegraph / Posted 11 minutes ago
With mostly clear skies and favorable conditions, Cheyenne County’s wheat harvest went by quickly this year, and was mostly finished by the weekend. This year’s harvest has been deemed a success, with overall good test weights and about average... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Our Monetary System Favors The Rich & Hurts The Poorso let's see - there is a system of government anchored on trade deals that fav
Our Monetary System Favors The Rich & Hurts The Poor
Zero Hedge / Posted 14 minutes ago
so let's see - there is a system of government anchored on trade deals that favor emerging markets, political correctness and central bank funding of fiscal deficits. it has resulted in a class divide amongst the bottom 90% by wealth of the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US stocks tumble on sinking crude pricesAnother sharp fall in oil prices pulled down energy stocks on Wall Street on Mo
US stocks tumble on sinking crude prices
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 minutes ago
Another sharp fall in oil prices pulled down energy stocks on Wall Street on Monday, pushing the main US indices to a loss after last week's record highs. The Dow Jones Industrial Average finished down 77.79 points (0.42 per cent) from Friday's close... Read more
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Fernie Free Press
B.C. imposes foreign buyer tax on Metro real estateThe B.C. government is imposing a new 15 per cent tax on property purchased in
B.C. imposes foreign buyer tax on Metro real estate
Fernie Free Press / Posted 14 minutes ago
The B.C. government is imposing a new 15 per cent tax on property purchased in Metro Vancouver by non-Canadian citizens or residents. The tax is to take effect Aug. 2, Finance Minister Mike de Jong told the B.C. legislature Monday at a special... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US stocks tumble on sinking crude pricesNEW YORK: Another sharp fall in oil prices pulled down energy stocks on Wall St
US stocks tumble on sinking crude prices
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 minutes ago
NEW YORK: Another sharp fall in oil prices pulled down energy stocks on Wall Street on Monday (Jul 25), pushing the main US indices to a loss after last week's record highs. Meanwhile, Yahoo shares tumbled after Verizon announced it would buy the... Read more
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