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WA Today
Good money to be made before burying dead companiesThe Ansett collapse has provided a boon for undertakers. Quite often there is
Good money to be made before burying dead companies
WA Today / Posted 2 minutes ago
The Ansett collapse has provided a boon for undertakers. Quite often there is more money to be made from a company dead than alive. Ansett, for instance, is still in liquidation after 14 years. Its liquidators from KordaMentha won't say but... Read more
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WA Today
China has made the Australian dollar stronger over the long haulThe Australian dollar is adjusting to the end of a once-in-a-lifetime boom in c
China has made the Australian dollar stronger over the long haul
WA Today / Posted 2 minutes ago
The Australian dollar is adjusting to the end of a once-in-a-lifetime boom in commodity prices. Photo: Rob Homer At around 70 US cents, the Australian dollar is 36 per below its $US1.10 peak in July 2011, and down almost 14 per cent since mid-May.... Read more
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WA Today
Wall Street slides as jobs data makes Fed rate move unclearTraders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shortly before the clo
Wall Street slides as jobs data makes Fed rate move unclear
WA Today / Posted 2 minutes ago
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shortly before the closing bell in New York August 26, 2015. Wall Street was sharply higher on Wednesday while European shares and commodities prices fell as investors balanced strong U.S.... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Food pantry anticipating higher need during winter months232 S. Courtney Street, Rhinelander, WI 54501 | Office (715) 365-6397 | Fax (71
Food pantry anticipating higher need during winter months
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 2 minutes ago
232 S. Courtney Street, Rhinelander, WI 54501 | Office (715) 365-6397 | Fax (715) 365-6361 Corporate billing office: The Lakeland Times / Lakeland Printing Inc. | P.O. Box 790, Minocqua, WI 54548 | (715) 356-5236 | Fax (715) 358-2121 Members of the... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
McGraw-Hill Education files for $100M IPONEW YORK (AP) - Educational content maker McGraw-Hill Education plans to go pub
McGraw-Hill Education files for $100M IPO
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 3 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Educational content maker McGraw-Hill Education plans to go public. Best known as a publisher of textbooks and instructional materials, the company is now investing heavily in developing digital content and technology like its... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Home decorating retailer At Home files for IPONEW YORK (AP) - At Home Group, a chain of stores that sells furniture, rugs and
Home decorating retailer At Home files for IPO
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 3 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) - At Home Group, a chain of stores that sells furniture, rugs and other home goods, said Friday that it plans to become a publicly-traded company. The company, founded in 1979, was formerly called Garden Ridge until it changed its name... Read more
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Rolling Good Times
AGEM releases August 2015 index4 September 2015 (PRESS RELEASE) -- The AGEM Index fell to 190.45 in August 20
AGEM releases August 2015 index
Rolling Good Times / Posted 3 minutes ago
4 September 2015 (PRESS RELEASE) -- The AGEM Index fell to 190.45 in August 2015, representing a decline of 11.45 points (-5.7%) from July 2015. While the decline is largely attributable to broader market trends in... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
US stocks drop; mixed jobs report clouds rate outlookNEW YORK (AP) - It's an old adage that investors hate uncertainty. Unfortunatel
US stocks drop; mixed jobs report clouds rate outlook
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 3 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) - It's an old adage that investors hate uncertainty. Unfortunately for them, they got more of it on Friday. The stock market has been volatile for weeks on concern that China's economy is slowing more rapidly than previously thought.... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Would-be shoplifter caught with $800 in Pokemon trading cards, cops sayA loss prevention officer at a Target in Clermont thwarted a woman's attempt to
Would-be shoplifter caught with $800 in Pokemon trading cards, cops say
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 minutes ago
A loss prevention officer at a Target in Clermont thwarted a woman's attempt to walk off with more than $800-worth of Pokémon trading cards on Thursday, according to a police report. The woman bolted and took off in a dark blue SUV after the store... Read more
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Carlsbad Current-Argus
Home decorating retailer At Home files for IPONEW YORK (AP) — At Home Group, a chain of stores that sells furniture, rugs and
Home decorating retailer At Home files for IPO
Carlsbad Current-Argus / Posted 5 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) — At Home Group, a chain of stores that sells furniture, rugs and other home goods, said Friday that it plans to become a publicly-traded company. The company, founded in 1979, was formerly called Garden Ridge until it changed its name... Read more
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Carlsbad Current-Argus
McGraw-Hill Education files for $100M IPONEW YORK (AP) — Educational content maker McGraw-Hill Education plans to go pub
McGraw-Hill Education files for $100M IPO
Carlsbad Current-Argus / Posted 5 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Educational content maker McGraw-Hill Education plans to go public. Best known as a publisher of textbooks and instructional materials, the company is now investing heavily in developing digital content and technology like its... Read more
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Carlsbad Current-Argus
How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on FridayU.S. stocks slumped on Friday after the government's monthly jobs report gave i
How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Friday
Carlsbad Current-Argus / Posted 5 minutes ago
U.S. stocks slumped on Friday after the government's monthly jobs report gave investors few clues about the Federal Reserve's next move on interest rates. The government reported that the unemployment rate fell to a seven-year low in August, but also... Read more
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The Hindu
Friendly signal of Union government's decisionThe Union government’s decision to waive, through an amendment to the Income Ta
Friendly signal of Union government's decision
The Hindu / Posted 8 minutes ago
The Union government’s decision to waive, through an amendment to the Income Tax Act, minimum alternate tax (MAT) liability on capital gains made by foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) and Foreign Institutional Investors (FIIs) is a welcome move,... Read more
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MacDailyNews
Beleaguered BlackBerry to buy Good Technology for $425 million – MacDailyNews“Canada’s BlackBerry Ltd. said on Friday it will buy rival mobile software prov
Beleaguered BlackBerry to buy Good Technology for $425 million – MacDailyNews
MacDailyNews / Posted 8 minutes ago
“Canada’s BlackBerry Ltd. said on Friday it will buy rival mobile software provider Good Technology Corp. for $425 million, to boost its ability to help corporate clients manage smartphones running on different operating systems,” Allison Martell... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Dow Drops To 17-Month Lows As Hope-Filled Dead-Cat-Bounce DiesThe last 2 weeks in markets... And to all those who took Cramer's advice to bu
Dow Drops To 17-Month Lows As Hope-Filled Dead-Cat-Bounce Dies
Zero Hedge / Posted 11 minutes ago
The last 2 weeks in markets... And to all those who took Cramer's advice to buy the dips... Some big moves this week... Dow Industrials lowest weekly close since April 2014 Dow Transports lowest weekly close since May 2014 S&P 500 lowest weekly... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Weekend Reading: View From The EdgeSubmitted by Lance Roberts via STA Wealth Management, Earlier this week, I pos
Weekend Reading: View From The Edge
Zero Hedge / Posted 11 minutes ago
Submitted by Lance Roberts via STA Wealth Management, Earlier this week, I posted a fairly in-depth look at the recent correction to try and determine whether this is simply just a correction in a bull market, or potentially something worse. To... Read more
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WDIO Duluth
US Stocks Drop as Mixed Jobs Report Keeps Investors GuessingUpdated: 09/04/2015 3:20 PM Created: 09/04/2015 3:19 PM WDIO.com By: STEVE RO
US Stocks Drop as Mixed Jobs Report Keeps Investors Guessing
WDIO Duluth / Posted 11 minutes ago
Updated: 09/04/2015 3:20 PM Created: 09/04/2015 3:19 PM WDIO.com By: STEVE ROTHWELL, Business Writer NEW YORK (AP) - Stocks are closing lower after the latest jobs report gave investors few clues about the Federal Reserve's next move on interest... Read more
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The Memphis Daily News
Business Lending in Recovery ModeThe U.S. Small Business Administration estimates that small businesses provide
Business Lending in Recovery Mode
The Memphis Daily News / Posted 11 minutes ago
The U.S. Small Business Administration estimates that small businesses provide more than half of all American jobs. But since the Great Recession changed the economic landscape in 2008, how those small businesses go about gaining funding to operate... Read more
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The Memphis Daily News
DigestJernigan Shareholders to Get Cash Dividend The company, which acts a source of
Digest
The Memphis Daily News / Posted 11 minutes ago
Jernigan Shareholders to Get Cash Dividend The company, which acts a source of capital for self-storage entrepreneurs, recently wrapped up a $120 million initial public offering. It was founded in 2013. – Andy MeekWright Medical Wins OK to Sell... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Excellence in EducationAbout Henrico Federal Credit UnionAbout Henrico Federal Credit Union A credit
Excellence in Education
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 11 minutes ago
About Henrico Federal Credit UnionAbout Henrico Federal Credit Union A credit union is a member-owned financial cooperative designed to help members help themselves financially. Every credit union member is also a credit union "owner." Unlike a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Oil falls as mixed US jobs data clouds Fed rate hikeNEW YORK: Oil prices fell on Friday (Sep 4) as investors weighed the outlook fo
Oil falls as mixed US jobs data clouds Fed rate hike
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 minutes ago
NEW YORK: Oil prices fell on Friday (Sep 4) as investors weighed the outlook for the US economy after mixed jobs data gave no clue on the timing for a Federal Reserve interest rate increase. US benchmark West Texas Intermediate (WTI) for October... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
EU loses 168b euros in sales tax fraud, errorsBRUSSELS: European Union (EU) countries lost 168 billion euros (US$187 billion,
EU loses 168b euros in sales tax fraud, errors
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 minutes ago
BRUSSELS: European Union (EU) countries lost 168 billion euros (US$187 billion, S$266 billion) in sales-tax revenue in 2013 mostly due to fraud and errors, the European Commission said on Thursday (Sep 3). According to a commission study which... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Wall St falls as US jobs data muddies Fed rate hikeNEW YORK: Wall Street stocks fell on Friday (Sep 4) after a mixed US jobs repor
Wall St falls as US jobs data muddies Fed rate hike
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 minutes ago
NEW YORK: Wall Street stocks fell on Friday (Sep 4) after a mixed US jobs report clouded prospects for a Federal Reserve interest rate increase amid China-induced global market turmoil. The broad-based S&P 500 retreated 29.91 points (1.53 per cent)... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US presses China over currency as G20 seeks to calm nervesANKARA: The United States on Friday (Sep 4) pressed China to improve communicat
US presses China over currency as G20 seeks to calm nerves
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 minutes ago
ANKARA: The United States on Friday (Sep 4) pressed China to improve communication of its economic policy and avoid competitive devaluations, as G20 finance chiefs met hoping to calm markets rattled by slowing Chinese growth and the prospect of a US... Read more
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Business Spectator
Oil falls as mixed US jobs data releasedOil prices have fallen as investors weighed the outlook for the US economy afte
Oil falls as mixed US jobs data released
Business Spectator / Posted 12 minutes ago
Oil prices have fallen as investors weighed the outlook for the US economy after mixed jobs data gave no clue on the timing for a Federal Reserve interest rate increase. US benchmark West Texas Intermediate (WTI) for October delivery on Friday lost... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Children’s hoodies recalled for possible strangulation risk(AP) — About 1,200 hoodies for kids are being recalled because it has a drawstr
Children’s hoodies recalled for possible strangulation risk
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 14 minutes ago
(AP) — About 1,200 hoodies for kids are being recalled because it has a drawstring around the neck that can cause a strangulation risk. No incidents or injuries have been reported, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission said Friday. The risk... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Public ownership of HECO gains steamA bipartisan group of more than 40 state and county lawmakers said they want to
Public ownership of HECO gains steam
Hawaii News Now / Posted 14 minutes ago
A bipartisan group of more than 40 state and county lawmakers said they want to explore ways of turning Hawaiian Electric Co. into a cooperative association like Kauai's electric company or a government-owned municipal utility. The lawmakers said... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Home decorating retailer At Home files for IPOCreated: 09/04/2015 2:21 PM NEW YORK (AP) — At Home Group, a chain of stores t
Home decorating retailer At Home files for IPO
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 16 minutes ago
Created: 09/04/2015 2:21 PM NEW YORK (AP) — At Home Group, a chain of stores that sells furniture, rugs and other home goods, said Friday that it plans to become a publicly-traded company. The company, founded in 1979, was formerly called Garden... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Bertelsmann nears investment in HotChalkGerman media group Bertelsmann CEO Thomas Rabe addresses the annual news confer
Bertelsmann nears investment in HotChalk
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 17 minutes ago
German media group Bertelsmann CEO Thomas Rabe addresses the annual news conference in Berlin March 26, 2013. Bertelsmann SE & Co KGgA, Europe's largest media group, is close to acquiring a minority stake in learning technology firm HotChalk,... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
G20 split on Fed but agree on currencies China's market turmoil and warnings of global risks to the economy are the bi
G20 split on Fed but agree on currencies
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 17 minutes ago
China's market turmoil and warnings of global risks to the economy are the biggest challenges facing the G20 as it meets in Ankara. Ministers are split on the implications of a Fed rate hike, but call for all... Read more
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