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Fortune
Carl Icahn and Warren Buffett Battle Over the Market’s ‘Day of Reckoning’Can Carl call it right twice? Back in September, Icahn released a video saying
Carl Icahn and Warren Buffett Battle Over the Market’s ‘Day of Reckoning’
Fortune / Posted 2 minutes ago
Can Carl call it right twice? Back in September, Icahn released a video saying that there was “danger ahead” in the financial markets. His timing was perfect. Over the next few months, the market nearly suffered a correction, as fears about China,... Read more
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News 8000
$458 billion in taxes go unpaid every yearThe United States routinely lives above its means by spending more than it take
$458 billion in taxes go unpaid every year
News 8000 / Posted 2 minutes ago
The United States routinely lives above its means by spending more than it takes in. But that's not entirely intentional. Part of the problem is that every year there's an estimated $458 billion 'tax gap' -- taxes that are owed but not paid. That's... Read more
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News 8000
Warren Buffett's favorite oil stock is tankingInvestors -- including the legendary Warren Buffett -- weren't getting their ki
Warren Buffett's favorite oil stock is tanking
News 8000 / Posted 2 minutes ago
Investors -- including the legendary Warren Buffett -- weren't getting their kicks with Phillips 66 on Friday. Shares of the oil refining giant fell 7% due to disappointing earnings. Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway is the largest investor in Phillips... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Texas schools spare no expense for huge football stadiumsDALLAS (AP) - A Texas school district may soon become the third in the state to
Texas schools spare no expense for huge football stadiums
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 3 minutes ago
DALLAS (AP) - A Texas school district may soon become the third in the state to build a football stadium costing more than $50 million. Are such exorbitant costs for high school stadiums the new normal? Only in Texas, it seems. Football fields in... Read more
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The Maui News
MMMC employees thrown under privatization busAs to the ERS, the loss of contributions from members to the fund is minimal. M
MMMC employees thrown under privatization bus
The Maui News / Posted 4 minutes ago
As to the ERS, the loss of contributions from members to the fund is minimal. Most employees are noncontributory members. They don't contribute funds back to the ERS, if they do it's if they are hybrid members. Regardless, it was no choice of theirs... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Texas schools spare no expense for huge football stadiumsDALLAS (AP) - A Texas school district may soon become the third in the state to
Texas schools spare no expense for huge football stadiums
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 5 minutes ago
DALLAS (AP) - A Texas school district may soon become the third in the state to build a football stadium costing more than $50 million. Are such exorbitant costs for high school stadiums the new normal? Only in Texas, it seems. Football fields in... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Roxas camp proves Duterte’s dollar account by depositing $10CALL it campaign contribution from an enemy camp. Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Dut
Roxas camp proves Duterte’s dollar account by depositing $10
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 minutes ago
CALL it campaign contribution from an enemy camp. Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte is richer by almost P1,000 thanks to cash deposits made by the staff of Liberal Party (LP) presidential standard-bearer Mar Roxas to prove the existence of his... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Duterte: I have less than P200M in bankDavao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte reacts after being questioned about his bank a
Duterte: I have less than P200M in bank
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 minutes ago
Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte reacts after being questioned about his bank accounts at the Golden Bay Restaurant in Pasay City, after a brief appearance with close allies. MARIANNE BERMUDEZ Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte was evasive when asked... Read more
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The Star
Chinese consortium offers 700 mln euros for soccer club AC MilanMILAN (Reuters) - A group of Chinese investors has offered to buy AC Milan foot
Chinese consortium offers 700 mln euros for soccer club AC Milan
The Star / Posted 6 minutes ago
MILAN (Reuters) - A group of Chinese investors has offered to buy AC Milan football club, one of former Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi's most cherished assets, two sources familiar with the matter said on Friday. The offer values the club... Read more
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Market Watch
Stock pickers beware, this unwelcome pattern is driving markets againSorry stock pickers, but the herd-like trading pattern that dominated financial
Stock pickers beware, this unwelcome pattern is driving markets again
Market Watch / Posted 7 minutes ago
Sorry stock pickers, but the herd-like trading pattern that dominated financial markets in the aftermath of the financial crisis appears to be back in force. In a note earlier this week, HSBC’s multi-asset quant research team said the so-called... Read more
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Market Watch
Weekly roundup: Apple’s brutal shift | Twitter’s harm to shareholders | Goldman wants your savings accountPhilip van Doorn covers various investment and industry topics. He has previous
Weekly roundup: Apple’s brutal shift | Twitter’s harm to shareholders | Goldman wants your savings account
Market Watch / Posted 7 minutes ago
Philip van Doorn covers various investment and industry topics. He has previously worked as a senior analyst at TheStreet.com. He also has experience in community banking and as a credit analyst at the Federal Home Loan Bank of New York.... Read more
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Market Watch
Seagate Technology misses profit expectationsSeagate Technology PLC swung to a loss in its latest quarter amid waning demand
Seagate Technology misses profit expectations
Market Watch / Posted 7 minutes ago
Seagate Technology PLC swung to a loss in its latest quarter amid waning demand for its storage products. Chief Executive Steve Luczo said results fell short of the company's expectations "as a result of several near-term demand factors," calling... Read more
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The Irish Times
Court hears former ILP chief describe ‘green jersey’ agenda of regulatorA former bank chief accused of conspiracy to mislead investors told gardaí­ tha
Court hears former ILP chief describe ‘green jersey’ agenda of regulator
The Irish Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
A former bank chief accused of conspiracy to mislead investors told gardaí­ that the Financial Regulator told him in March 2008 to support a “green jersey agenda” to protect the Irish banking system. Four former executives from Anglo Irish Bank and... Read more
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EuroNews
European mobile roaming charges cut againEurope is another step closer to the end of mobile roaming charges from April 3
European mobile roaming charges cut again
EuroNews / Posted 7 minutes ago
Europe is another step closer to the end of mobile roaming charges from April 30. They are being cut again before disappearing altogether in just over a year’s time. This applies to cost of making calls, sending texts and using data within the... Read more
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Market Watch
‘Damn Daniel’ viral video sent sales of white Vans soaringVF Corp. gave a shout out to Daniel, teen star of the “Damn Daniel” video, on t
‘Damn Daniel’ viral video sent sales of white Vans soaring
Market Watch / Posted 7 minutes ago
VF Corp. gave a shout out to Daniel, teen star of the “Damn Daniel” video, on the company’s first-quarter earnings call, saying it saw sales of its white Vans sneakers spike after the clip went viral. “Well done, Daniel. Well done,” said Karl Heinz... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Wall St slumps, Apple slides for seventh session"A lot of optimism came into the market last week as we crossed 2100, which mak
Wall St slumps, Apple slides for seventh session
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 minutes ago
"A lot of optimism came into the market last week as we crossed 2100, which makes it vulnerable to a short-term pullback, and that's what we're getting right now," said Bruce Bittles, chief investment strategist at Robert W. Baird. Photo:... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Texas schools spare no expense for huge football stadiumsDALLAS (AP) - A Texas school district may soon become the third in the state to
Texas schools spare no expense for huge football stadiums
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 7 minutes ago
DALLAS (AP) - A Texas school district may soon become the third in the state to build a football stadium costing more than $50 million. Are such exorbitant costs for high school stadiums the new normal? Only in Texas, it seems. Football fields in... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
US: China rejects Hong Kong port call by US aircraft carrierWASHINGTON (AP) — China recently denied a request from a U.S. aircraft carrier
US: China rejects Hong Kong port call by US aircraft carrier
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 8 minutes ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — China recently denied a request from a U.S. aircraft carrier for a port visit in Hong Kong, the State Department said Friday, in an apparent sign of mounting tension in the disputed South China Sea. Defense Secretary Ash Carter and... Read more
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The Financial Express
India smartphone market up 23 pct; Reliance Jio’s Lyf becomes second largest LTE phone supplierThe advent of advanced 4G LTE network infrastructure will also be a key catalys
India smartphone market up 23 pct; Reliance Jio’s Lyf becomes second largest LTE phone supplier
The Financial Express / Posted 9 minutes ago
The advent of advanced 4G LTE network infrastructure will also be a key catalyst in the country’s smartphone adoption in coming years. India smartphone market grew 23 per cent in the first quarter of 2016, surpassing the US to become the second... Read more
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The Financial Express
As Iran, Iraq growth offsets outages, OPEC oil output nears record high: SurveyOPEC output has surged since it abandoned in 2014 its historic role of cutting
As Iran, Iraq growth offsets outages, OPEC oil output nears record high: Survey
The Financial Express / Posted 9 minutes ago
OPEC output has surged since it abandoned in 2014 its historic role of cutting supply to prop up prices, led by higher supply from Saudi Arabia and Iraq. (Reuters) OPEC’s oil output rose in April to close to the highest level in recent history, a... Read more
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Times News
Scam, fraud prevention seminar plannedMillions of people throughout the world fall victim to a scam or fraud every ye
Scam, fraud prevention seminar planned
Times News / Posted 9 minutes ago
Millions of people throughout the world fall victim to a scam or fraud every year. Many of these victims are the elderly, who can ill afford to lose any of their fixed income to these crooks. Many agencies are tasked with investigating such crimes,... Read more
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Canberra Times
Iron ore to drop before year end, says Itau's Artur Manoel PassosIron ore's surprise rally may be a thing of the past in just three months. Risi
Iron ore to drop before year end, says Itau's Artur Manoel Passos
Canberra Times / Posted 10 minutes ago
Iron ore's surprise rally may be a thing of the past in just three months. Rising supply will top demand once more and the sudden jump in speculative trading in China that's helped support gains is set to fizzle out, according to Brazil's Itau... Read more
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Canberra Times
Wall St slumps, Apple slides for seventh sessionUS stocks fell, with the Standard & Poor's 500 Index headed for the worst two-d
Wall St slumps, Apple slides for seventh session
Canberra Times / Posted 10 minutes ago
US stocks fell, with the Standard & Poor's 500 Index headed for the worst two-day drop since February, amid lacklustre earnings and few signs of a pickup in economic growth. Equities continued to be jostled by corporate reports, with Gilead Sciences... Read more
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Accounting Today
New Resources for Small BusinessesThe extension of the exclusion for gains on qualified small-business stock by t
New Resources for Small Businesses
Accounting Today / Posted 12 minutes ago
The extension of the exclusion for gains on qualified small-business stock by the Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes Act of 2015 may change the way some small businesses are funded. Although the exclusion has existed in a variety of forms since... Read more
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Maple Ridge News
TransLink sees 7 per cent revenue gain with fare gates closedTransLink has recorded a seven-per-cent increase in revenue at Skytrain station
TransLink sees 7 per cent revenue gain with fare gates closed
Maple Ridge News / Posted 12 minutes ago
TransLink has recorded a seven-per-cent increase in revenue at Skytrain stations since the fate gates closed at the start of this month, CEO Kevin Desmond says. His address to the Vancouver Board of Trade on Friday morning was his first public... Read more
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Business Standard India
T N Ninan: Bofors redux?Whether it was the Bofors gun in 1986 or Italian helicopters in 2012, a leak or
T N Ninan: Bofors redux?
Business Standard India / Posted 12 minutes ago
Whether it was the Bofors gun in 1986 or Italian helicopters in 2012, a leak or disclosure at the source overseas is like dynamite, and usually impossible to refuteWhether it was the Bofors gun in 1986 or Italian helicopters... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
US stocks fall as tech and health care are routedNEW YORK (AP) - U.S. stocks are skidding Friday while markets in Europe and Asi
US stocks fall as tech and health care are routed
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 12 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) - U.S. stocks are skidding Friday while markets in Europe and Asia take hefty losses. Technology companies continued to tumble after a late plunge a day earlier. Health care companies are falling after some weak first-quarter... Read more
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CTV News
Air Canada on cusp of finalizing CSeries orderMONTREAL -- Air Canada says it is on the cusp of firming up its order for up 75
Air Canada on cusp of finalizing CSeries order
CTV News / Posted 14 minutes ago
MONTREAL -- Air Canada says it is on the cusp of firming up its order for up 75 Bombardier CSeries passenger aircraft. The country's largest airline said Friday that its letter of intent announced in February to buy 45 CSeries 300 planes with an... Read more
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Irish Examiner
MRI waiting lists in Cork reduced from 3,000 to 315 in one year | Irish Examiner Friday, April 29, 2016 - 05:58 pm A senior hospital manag
MRI waiting lists in Cork reduced from 3,000 to 315 in one year
Irish Examiner / Posted 14 minutes ago
| Irish Examiner Friday, April 29, 2016 - 05:58 pm A senior hospital manager in Cork has defended waiting list times... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Amazon discloses purchases by Iranians subject to sanctionsAn Amazon.com internal investigation determined that its online retail business
Amazon discloses purchases by Iranians subject to sanctions
The Seattle Times / Posted 15 minutes ago
An Amazon.com internal investigation determined that its online retail business has sold and delivered about $100,000 worth of products to Iranian customers subject to U.S. government sanctions. The orders were processed and delivered between... Read more
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