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Channel 8 San Diego
Fares are cheap; airlines don't want them to stay that wayDALLAS (AP) — Enjoy lower airfares while you can. Airlines are taking steps to
Fares are cheap; airlines don't want them to stay that way
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted a minute ago
DALLAS (AP) — Enjoy lower airfares while you can. Airlines are taking steps to push prices higher by next year. Fares have been dropping for more than a year. Taking inflation into account, the average round trip within the U.S. in late 2015 was the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
The close: TSX rises as banks rally before earningsCanadian stocks rose on Tuesday, briefly hitting the highest level of the year,
The close: TSX rises as banks rally before earnings
The Globe and Mail / Posted a minute ago
Canadian stocks rose on Tuesday, briefly hitting the highest level of the year, as the nation’s largest lenders joined a global rally in financial shares amid speculation the U.S. central bank is prepared to raise interest rates this summer. Energy... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Justin Trudeau seeks boost to Canada’s auto-parts industry during Japan visitThe pitch Prime Minister Justin Trudeau made to three Japanese auto makers to i
Justin Trudeau seeks boost to Canada’s auto-parts industry during Japan visit
The Globe and Mail / Posted a minute ago
The pitch Prime Minister Justin Trudeau made to three Japanese auto makers to invest in Canada could be most productive at the company that makes Subaru vehicles. Mr. Trudeau met with senior executives of Fuji Heavy Industries Ltd. (makers of... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
This high-yield infrastructure play is deliveringIt has been a little more than a year since I added Brookfield Infrastructure P
This high-yield infrastructure play is delivering
The Globe and Mail / Posted a minute ago
It has been a little more than a year since I added Brookfield Infrastructure Partners LP to my Strategy Lab model dividend portfolio. Today, I’ll recap how the units have performed and then discuss why the future looks bright for this global... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Why dividend growth investing makes sense in today’s worldThe case for dividend growth investing goes far beyond the feel-good story of r
Why dividend growth investing makes sense in today’s world
The Globe and Mail / Posted a minute ago
The case for dividend growth investing goes far beyond the feel-good story of receiving ever more quarterly cash as the years go by. In an advisory titled The Never Ending Story of Dividend Growth, the money management firm Bristol Gate Capital... Read more
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The Verge
Verizon admits it 'overhyped' Go90Verizon, in a rare moment of honest self reflection, acknowledged today that it
Verizon admits it 'overhyped' Go90
The Verge / Posted 2 minutes ago
Verizon, in a rare moment of honest self reflection, acknowledged today that its Go90 streaming service "did get a little bit overhyped." According to FierceCable, Verizon CEO Lowell McAdam made the remarks during a conference this morning. He added... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Monsanto rejects $62B Bayer bid, but still open to talksNEW YORK (AP) - Bayer says it looks forward to holding merger talks with Monsan
Monsanto rejects $62B Bayer bid, but still open to talks
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 2 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Bayer says it looks forward to holding merger talks with Monsanto, after the St. Louis company said earlier it would consider a higher bid. The German drugs and chemicals company offered $62 billion for Monsanto on Monday, but that... Read more
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KOCO 5 Oklahoma City
Officials expect limited line delays at Will Rogers World AirportTHE CITY IS WORKING TO KEEP THAT HAPPENING HERE. KOCO'S JONATHAN COOPER EXPLAIN
Officials expect limited line delays at Will Rogers World Airport
KOCO 5 Oklahoma City / Posted 2 minutes ago
THE CITY IS WORKING TO KEEP THAT HAPPENING HERE. KOCO'S JONATHAN COOPER EXPLAINS. THIS ONE WILL BE COMMON THIS SUMMER AT WILL ROGERS. THEY'RE EXPECTING AROUND 15,000 SAYS DESPITE SOME LONG LINES NATIONALLY, PASSENGERS HERE SHOULD EXPECT LIMITED... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Dairy farmers to get $555m cash boostDEBT-ridden farmers hit by sudden price cuts by dairy manufacturers will share
Dairy farmers to get $555m cash boost
Adelaide Now / Posted 3 minutes ago
DEBT-ridden farmers hit by sudden price cuts by dairy manufacturers will share in a multi-million dollar support package announced by the Commonwealth today. Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce said his caretaker Government would deliver immediate... Read more
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Gazette
HMRC service quality 'collapsed' after 'badly wrong' timing of staff cutsThe quality of service provided by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) for personal t
HMRC service quality 'collapsed' after 'badly wrong' timing of staff cuts
Gazette / Posted 4 minutes ago
The quality of service provided by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) for personal taxpayers "collapsed" amid staff cuts, a report has found. The National Audit Office (NAO) said HMRC got its timing badly wrong when rolling out its digital strategy,... Read more
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guardian-series
HMRC service quality 'collapsed' after 'badly wrong' timing of staff cutsThe quality of service provided by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) for personal t
HMRC service quality 'collapsed' after 'badly wrong' timing of staff cuts
guardian-series / Posted 5 minutes ago
The quality of service provided by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) for personal taxpayers "collapsed" amid staff cuts, a report has found. The National Audit Office (NAO) said HMRC got its timing badly wrong when rolling out its digital strategy,... Read more
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CBC.ca
New MAC cosmetics collection called out on Twitter for cultural appropriationLast week MAC Cosmetics' new collection of makeup, called Vibe Tribe, hit the s
New MAC cosmetics collection called out on Twitter for cultural appropriation
CBC.ca / Posted 6 minutes ago
Last week MAC Cosmetics' new collection of makeup, called Vibe Tribe, hit the stores. Some say Vibe Tribe draws heavily from Navajo culture. The company's website says the line is influenced by summer festivals, but with product names such as... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
School survey seeks dreamsThe school district is encouraging citizens to take a new survey — either onlin
School survey seeks dreams
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 7 minutes ago
The school district is encouraging citizens to take a new survey — either online or a meeting coming up — to share their hopes for what they want public education to look like in Oregon. Called “Oregon Rising,” the survey is a project of three... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ecobank, Old Mutual Sign Enhanced AgreementEcobank Transnational Incorporated, parent company of the Ecobank Group and Old
Ecobank, Old Mutual Sign Enhanced Agreement
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 minutes ago
Ecobank Transnational Incorporated, parent company of the Ecobank Group and Old Mutual Emerging Markets, a unit of Old Mutual Group, have announced an enhanced strategic agreement to strengthen existing ties between them. ETI is leading pan-African... Read more
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Herald Sun
Dairy farmers to get $555m cash boostDEBT-ridden farmers hit by sudden price cuts by dairy manufacturers will share
Dairy farmers to get $555m cash boost
Herald Sun / Posted 9 minutes ago
DEBT-ridden farmers hit by sudden price cuts by dairy manufacturers will share in a multi-million dollar support package announced by the Commonwealth today. Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce said his caretaker Government would deliver immediate... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
Columbus’ quest to win “Smart City” grant gets $90 million boost The city of Columbus is getting a big boost in its bid to win a federal trans
Columbus’ quest to win “Smart City” grant gets $90 million boost
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 9 minutes ago
The city of Columbus is getting a big boost in its bid to win a federal transportation competition that would bring major investment to the city. Columbus is one of seven finalists to... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Dairy farmers to get $555m cash boostDEBT-ridden farmers hit by sudden price cuts by dairy manufacturers will share
Dairy farmers to get $555m cash boost
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 minutes ago
DEBT-ridden farmers hit by sudden price cuts by dairy manufacturers will share in a multi-million dollar support package announced by the Commonwealth today. Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce said his caretaker Government would deliver immediate... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
SkyPath costs heading to ratepayers in secret.Wednesday, 25 May 2016, 10:43 amPress Release: David ThorntonExactly how much A
SkyPath costs heading to ratepayers in secret.
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 minutes ago
Wednesday, 25 May 2016, 10:43 amPress Release: David ThorntonExactly how much Auckland ratepayers are being stung for the SkyPath project is being discussed... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Greens want strong leadership on housing in Budget 2016Wednesday, 25 May 2016, 11:11 amPress Release: Green Party 25 May 2016Tomorrow’
Greens want strong leadership on housing in Budget 2016
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 minutes ago
Wednesday, 25 May 2016, 11:11 amPress Release: Green Party 25 May 2016Tomorrow’s Budget needs to announce a new, transformative plan to fix... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Auckland North commits to innovation strategyWednesday, 25 May 2016, 11:20 amPress Release: Massey UniversityWednesday, May
Auckland North commits to innovation strategy
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 minutes ago
Wednesday, 25 May 2016, 11:20 amPress Release: Massey UniversityWednesday, May 24, 2016The Auckland North community gathered at Massey University’s Albany... Read more
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International Business Times
EU referendum: No Brexit plans in place for 60% of British retailers Six in ten British retailers have not made plans to deal with any potential fal
EU referendum: No Brexit plans in place for 60% of British retailers
International Business Times / Posted 9 minutes ago
Six in ten British retailers have not made plans to deal with any potential fallout from Britain leaving the European Union next month, a survey released on Wednesday 25 May showed. According to a poll carried out by cross-border e-commerce firm... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
CINZ appoints new Independent Board ChairManagement and leadership consultant Tony Gardner has been appointed Independen
CINZ appoints new Independent Board Chair
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 minutes ago
Management and leadership consultant Tony Gardner has been appointed Independent Chair of the Conventions and Incentives New Zealand (CINZ) Board.He replaces John Duncan who retires as Independent Chair after 13 years in the role.The CINZ Board... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Unisys Expands Asia Pacific Leadership Team with Corrine Murphy Appointed as Director of Planning and OperationsUnisys Corporation (NYSE: UIS) today announced it has expanded its Asia Pacific
Unisys Expands Asia Pacific Leadership Team with Corrine Murphy Appointed as Director of Planning and Operations
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 9 minutes ago
Unisys Corporation (NYSE: UIS) today announced it has expanded its Asia Pacific regional leadership team with the appointment of Corrine Murphy to the newly created role of director of planning and operations. In this role Ms Murphy determines the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Higher fruit exports offset dairy fall Wednesday, 25 May 2016, 10:59 amPress Release: Statistics New Zealand 25 May 2
Higher fruit exports offset dairy fall
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 minutes ago
Wednesday, 25 May 2016, 10:59 amPress Release: Statistics New Zealand 25 May 2016Goods exports rose 4.0 percent in April 2016, up $166 million to $4.3 billion, Statistics... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
New VC fund hits NZ$38mThe Global from Day One (GD1) Fund II has raised NZ$38 million – NZ$5 million m
New VC fund hits NZ$38m
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 minutes ago
The Global from Day One (GD1) Fund II has raised NZ$38 million – NZ$5 million more than its first close target.The New Zealand Venture Investment Fund (NZVIF) is a cornerstone investor in the fund, committing around NZ$11 million (US$7.5m), alongside... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Best Buy offers weak profit viewNEW YORK — Best Buy Co. on Tuesday offered a disappointing profit outlook for t
Best Buy offers weak profit view
Finance and Commerce / Posted 10 minutes ago
NEW YORK — Best Buy Co. on Tuesday offered a disappointing profit outlook for the current quarter, weighed in part by a recent earthquake in Japan that hurt the availability of some highly profitable products. The nation’s largest consumer... Read more
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CNBC
Oil charts show the party for oil stocks is overThe first chart Cramer looked at was Exxon Mobil, which rallied nearly 11 perce
Oil charts show the party for oil stocks is over
CNBC / Posted 10 minutes ago
The first chart Cramer looked at was Exxon Mobil, which rallied nearly 11 percent since mid-February. Moreno noted that even though the MACD line and the chaikin money flow oscillator — the measures of volume of buying and selling pressure — remained... Read more
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CNBC
Asia markets look higher after strong new home sales spur USLien added that she expected "the dollar to extend its gains and look for dolla
Asia markets look higher after strong new home sales spur US
CNBC / Posted 10 minutes ago
Lien added that she expected "the dollar to extend its gains and look for dollar/yen to head towards 112," as the market continued to price in its expectations for an imminent rate hike from the Fed. Overnight, oil prices jumped after data from the... Read more
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CNBC
Under Armour, Nike & Foot Locker—count me outNike recently reported a quarter with guidance that Wall Street did not like, w
Under Armour, Nike & Foot Locker—count me out
CNBC / Posted 10 minutes ago
Nike recently reported a quarter with guidance that Wall Street did not like, which sent the stock lower. Under Armour reported a similar quarter, with worries about excess inventory. And Foot Locker left Cramer completely mystified, as no one liked... Read more
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CNBC
Rally in tech is huge for the stock marketThe rally on Tuesday snuck up on Jim Cramer seemingly out of the blue. When he
Rally in tech is huge for the stock market
CNBC / Posted 10 minutes ago
The rally on Tuesday snuck up on Jim Cramer seemingly out of the blue. When he sat down to do his homework, he discovered there were various catalysts fueling it, with technology as the main driver. The first signal Cramer noted was that the market... Read more
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