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Reuters
Dollar index holds losses as U.S. housing starts fall againNEW YORK (Reuters) - The dollar stayed weaker versus a basket of currencies on
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NEW YORK (Reuters) - The dollar stayed weaker versus a basket of currencies on Tuesday as data showed domestic home construction fell for a second straight month in August, rekindling some concerns about the U.S. housing sector. At 8:41 a.m. (1241... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Toys R Us has a plan to revamp its stores following bankruptcy filingSuffering from slumping sales and mountains of debt, Toys 'R' Us has filed for
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted a minute ago
Suffering from slumping sales and mountains of debt, Toys 'R' Us has filed for bankruptcy. The 69-year old Toys R Us was once the mecca of kids' gifts. But it was eventually overtaken by Walmart and ultimately Amazon. In its fight to stay relevant,... Read more
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Reuters
Shares tap brakes, dollar reverses as Fed focus buildsLONDON (Reuters) - Record-high world stocks paused on Tuesday and the dollar di
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LONDON (Reuters) - Record-high world stocks paused on Tuesday and the dollar dipped, as investors waited for signals from the Federal Reserve on when it will start shrinking its balance sheet and nudge up U.S. interest rates again. Tokyo's Nikkei... Read more
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Reuters
Canada posts C$17.8 billion deficit in 2016-2017OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canada posted a budget deficit of C$17.8 billion ($14.5 bill
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OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canada posted a budget deficit of C$17.8 billion ($14.5 billion) for the 2016-17 fiscal year, the Finance Department said on Tuesday, slightly below the preliminary deficit of C$21.85 billion reported in May and well above the... Read more
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Reuters
S&P, Dow set for record open; Fed's meeting awaited(Reuters) - U.S. stocks index futures pointed to another record open for the S&
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(Reuters) - U.S. stocks index futures pointed to another record open for the S&P and the Dow on Tuesday, ahead of the two-day Federal Reserve meeting that is expected to roll out a plan to pare the central bank’s bond holdings. Investors do not... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. housing starts fall for second straight monthWASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. homebuilding fell for a second straight month in Au
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. homebuilding fell for a second straight month in August as a rebound in the construction of single-family houses was offset by persistent weakness in the volatile multifamily home segment. Housing starts slipped 0.8... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. current account widens sharply in second quarterWASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. current account deficit jumped to its highest l
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. current account deficit jumped to its highest level since 2008 in the second quarter amid a decline in both secondary and primary income. The Commerce Department said on Tuesday the current account deficit, which... Read more
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Reuters
Volvo Cars plans U.S. plant expansion, doubling investmentSTOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Volvo Cars is doubling investment in its first U.S. plant
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STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Volvo Cars is doubling investment in its first U.S. plant under construction to add a second production line at a total cost of $1 billion, a source with knowledge of the plans said, as the carmaker heads for a fourth straight... Read more
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Reuters
Brookfield mulls higher bid for Brazil's RenovaSAO PAULO (Reuters) - Brookfield Asset Management Inc (BAMa.TO) is considering
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SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Brookfield Asset Management Inc (BAMa.TO) is considering increasing its offer for Renova Energia SA by 25 percent, in a bid to sway the two largest shareholders in the Brazilian renewable power firm to exit their controlling... Read more
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Swissinfo
Scam cryptocurrency shut down by Swiss regulatorThe Swiss financial regulator has closed down three companies linked to a fake
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The Swiss financial regulator has closed down three companies linked to a fake cryptocurrency E-Coin amid fears that investors may have been conned out of millions of francs. The Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (Finma) said the probe is... Read more
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Reuters
Walgreens gets regulator's nod to buy Rite Aid stores(Reuters) - Drugstore chain Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (WBA.O) said on Tuesda
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(Reuters) - Drugstore chain Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (WBA.O) said on Tuesday it received regulatory clearance to buy 1,932 stores, 254 stores lesser than it had previously intended, from Rite Aid Corp (RAD.N) for $4.38 billion. The deal, which... Read more
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Reuters
Progress Software rejects activist investor's demands(Reuters) - Progress Software Corp (PRGS.O) on Tuesday rejected calls by activi
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(Reuters) - Progress Software Corp (PRGS.O) on Tuesday rejected calls by activist investor Praesidium Investment Management to change its acquisition strategy and replace the chairman of its board. Bedford, Massachusetts-based Progress said its... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. defense firms want control over tech in Make-in-India planNEW DELHI (Reuters) - U.S. defense firms offering to set up production lines in
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NEW DELHI (Reuters) - U.S. defense firms offering to set up production lines in India to win deals worth billions of dollars want stronger assurances they won’t have to part with proprietary technology, according to a business lobby group’s letter to... Read more
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Reuters
Kohl's to accept Amazon returns in 82 stores(Reuters) - Department store operator Kohl’s Corp (KSS.N) said on Tuesday that
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(Reuters) - Department store operator Kohl’s Corp (KSS.N) said on Tuesday that select merchandise bought from Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) can be returned at 82 Kohl’s stores in Los Angeles and Chicago, starting October. The move follows Kohl’s... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Rate of Coloradans without health insurance at record lowThe percentage of people in Colorado who don't have health insurance is at reco
Summit Daily News / Posted 4 minutes ago
The percentage of people in Colorado who don't have health insurance is at record-low levels, maintaining a downward trend in the uninsured rate that began with the implementation of the Affordable Care Act, according to a new survey released... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Toys R Us has a plan to revamp its stores following bankruptcy filingSuffering from slumping sales and mountains of debt, Toys 'R' Us has filed for
KIVI Boise / Posted 5 minutes ago
Suffering from slumping sales and mountains of debt, Toys 'R' Us has filed for bankruptcy. The 69-year old Toys R Us was once the mecca of kids' gifts. But it was eventually overtaken by Walmart and ultimately Amazon. In its fight to stay relevant,... Read more
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PRWeek US
Breakfast Briefing, 9.19.2017: Uber sues ad agency for fraud Plus: More on Equifax's data breach, Toys 'R' Us filing for Chapter 11, and a
PRWeek US / Posted 5 minutes ago
Plus: More on Equifax's data breach, Toys 'R' Us filing for Chapter 11, and a non-partisan campaign to educate the public about Russian interference in the 2016 presidential... Read more
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Bolton News
Toys R Us files for bankruptcy in US and Canada - What does it mean for UK stores?UK branches of Toys R Us are open for business as usual, as news broke the reta
Bolton News / Posted 6 minutes ago
UK branches of Toys R Us are open for business as usual, as news broke the retail giant had filed for bankruptcy protection in the US and Canada after struggling amid mammoth debts and online competition. A spokesman for the Toys R Us - which has... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Shiftgig, With New CEO, Positions Itself As The Job Board Of The Blue-Collar Gig EconomyA reflection of the economic times, around 70% of Shiftgig‘s employees have ano
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 6 minutes ago
A reflection of the economic times, around 70% of Shiftgig‘s employees have another job and use the app to pick up extra work to supplement their incomes. Despite Shiftgig’s focus on low-skilled labor, 66% of the people using its app to find shifts... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Toys R Us has a plan to revamp its stores following bankruptcy filingSuffering from slumping sales and mountains of debt, Toys 'R' Us has filed for
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 7 minutes ago
Suffering from slumping sales and mountains of debt, Toys 'R' Us has filed for bankruptcy. The 69-year old Toys R Us was once the mecca of kids' gifts. But it was eventually overtaken by Walmart and ultimately Amazon. In its fight to stay relevant,... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
US current account deficit soars to level not seen since 2008 Donald Trump has vowed to get the deficit down September 19 2017 The defi
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 7 minutes ago
Donald Trump has vowed to get the deficit down September 19 2017 The deficit in the broadest measure of US trade rose to... Read more
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PRWeek UK
In brief: New directors at Firstlight, Nisse leaves Newgate, Fusion and Redleaf wins Nisse leaves Newgate, new directors at Firstlight, Redleaf wins Red Cross bon
PRWeek UK / Posted 8 minutes ago
Nisse leaves Newgate, new directors at Firstlight, Redleaf wins Red Cross bond brief and more from PRWeek UK. Jason Nisse (above), a former national newspaper... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Tampa police investigate Family Dollar armed robberyIn Focus with Allison Walker Torres is a 30-minute public affairs program, feat
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 9 minutes ago
In Focus with Allison Walker Torres is a 30-minute public affairs program, featuring a roundtable of newsmakers representing a range of perspectives, including local officials and expert analysts as they tackle topical issues of importance to... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
"It’s our vision to be beating heart of the Northern Powerhouse"As the summer holiday season comes to a close, I would like to take the opportu
Manchester Evening News / Posted 9 minutes ago
As the summer holiday season comes to a close, I would like to take the opportunity to thank all those who passed through Manchester Airport over the past few months. It has been significant summer for a number of reasons, not least because it was... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
UKFast on track to hit £46m revenueManchester technology brand UKFast has announced strong half-year revenue of £2
Manchester Evening News / Posted 9 minutes ago
Manchester technology brand UKFast has announced strong half-year revenue of £22.9m, up 18 per cent. The firm has increased staff numbers with a recruitment drive in 2016 and is on track to turnover £46m, with an EBITDA of £21m this year, up from... Read more
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Eye Witness News
PSG SA makes ‘largest’ cash transaction with move into retirement industry PSG announced on Tuesday it has acquired a 50% stake in Evergreen Lifestyle.
Eye Witness News / Posted 10 minutes ago
PSG announced on Tuesday it has acquired a 50% stake in Evergreen Lifestyle. Picture: pixabay.com CAPE TOWN - Another major company is moving into the retirement industry... Read more
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iafrica.com
Things to consider when buying a carArticle By: The Automobile Association of South AfricaTue, 19 Sep 2017 2:25 PM
iafrica.com / Posted 10 minutes ago
Article By: The Automobile Association of South AfricaTue, 19 Sep 2017 2:25 PM Buying a new or used vehicle, either for yourself or someone else, can be a daunting task, and the decision is often made more... Read more
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Business Wire
Fairbanks Energy Services Opens Fifth Office with Expansion Into Denver MarketIn addition to serving Denver’s robust data center market, the new office will
Business Wire / Posted 11 minutes ago
In addition to serving Denver’s robust data center market, the new office will also provide engineered energy efficiency retrofits to large commercial and industrial customers throughout the region, helping them leverage the complex utility incentive... Read more
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Business Wire
Centro Global Solutions Was Awarded as One of the Top 10 Contact Center Companies 2017 by ES OutlookFAIRFAX, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Centro Global Solutions was awarded as one of th
Business Wire / Posted 11 minutes ago
FAIRFAX, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Centro Global Solutions was awarded as one of the Top 10 Contact Center Companies in 2017. The annual list of companies is selected by a panel of experts and members of ES Outlook editorial board. An outstanding call... Read more
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Business Wire
SmartOne heeft met lancering LEGAL Tokens juridische oplossing voor cryptobrancheVADUZ, Liechtenstein--(BUSINESS WIRE)--De wereld van cryptovaluta groeit en de
Business Wire / Posted 11 minutes ago
VADUZ, Liechtenstein--(BUSINESS WIRE)--De wereld van cryptovaluta groeit en de potentie van Blockchain-technologie wordt eindelijk verwezenlijkt. Duizenden organisaties, van internationale banken tot beginnende start-ups, ontwikkelen technologieën op... Read more
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