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PhysOrg
Colorado County adopts NIST community resilience guidelinesA damaged roadway after the September 2013 flooding in Colorado is pictured. Th
Colorado County adopts NIST community resilience guidelines
PhysOrg / Posted moments ago
A damaged roadway after the September 2013 flooding in Colorado is pictured. The disaster spurred Boulder County communities to develop a resilience design performance standard largely based on NIST's "Community Resilience Planning Guide." Credit: S.... Read more
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KERA North Texas
On A Tight Travel Budget? You'll Appreciate This Year's July 4th BargainsWhenever July 4th lands on a Monday, travel surges as Americans take advantage
On A Tight Travel Budget? You'll Appreciate This Year's July 4th Bargains
KERA North Texas / Posted moments ago
Whenever July 4th lands on a Monday, travel surges as Americans take advantage of the long weekend. And you might assume the extra demand for gasoline would send pump prices higher. But this year, drivers are discovering that prices have been... Read more
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Alaska Public
The ripple effect of losing oil jobsThe loss of high paying oil industry jobs has economic impacts that ripple thro
The ripple effect of losing oil jobs
Alaska Public / Posted moments ago
The loss of high paying oil industry jobs has economic impacts that ripple throughout the state’s economy. From industry support service jobs to engineering firms and even the local coffee shop, further job losses are not only possible, but likely.... Read more
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ABC News
Sacramento Installs Mobile Bathroom for the HomelessFor many homeless Americans, just being able to use the bathroom can be a daily
Sacramento Installs Mobile Bathroom for the Homeless
ABC News / Posted a minute ago
For many homeless Americans, just being able to use the bathroom can be a daily challenge. "A lot of people go on the sidewalk and in the street," Lonnie Morning, a 52-year-old homeless man in Sacramento, California, recently told local paper The... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
‘Made in Canada’ or bust: Standing on guard for Canadian men’s wearSix days a week Glen Viberg works the line at his Victoria factory, stitching l
‘Made in Canada’ or bust: Standing on guard for Canadian men’s wear
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 minutes ago
Six days a week Glen Viberg works the line at his Victoria factory, stitching leather, trimming soles and inspecting each pair of boots bearing his family’s name before they’re boxed and shipped. When Glen’s father, Ed, started making logging boots... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Stocks higher as 'Brexit' losses shrink furtherU.S. stocks kicked off the first day of the third quarter with modest gains, ex
Stocks higher as 'Brexit' losses shrink further
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 7 minutes ago
U.S. stocks kicked off the first day of the third quarter with modest gains, extending its post-Brexit rally to four days and moving within striking distance of wiping out all of its Brexit-driven losses. The Dow Jones industrial average, which rose... Read more
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Pacific Coast Business Times
Inphi sells memory product business for $90 millionInphi sold its memory product business to Rambus for $90 million in cash June 3
Inphi sells memory product business for $90 million
Pacific Coast Business Times / Posted 8 minutes ago
Inphi sold its memory product business to Rambus for $90 million in cash June 30. The Santa Clara-based company, which designs chips aimed at packing more memory onto Internet servers and increasing bandwidth, employs a large engineering force in... Read more
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asianage
Delhi BJP condemns tweet by Arvind KejriwalThe Delhi BJP has condemned chief minister Arvind Kejriwal for tweeting against
Delhi BJP condemns tweet by Arvind Kejriwal
asianage / Posted 9 minutes ago
The Delhi BJP has condemned chief minister Arvind Kejriwal for tweeting against an advertisement “issued in national interest” claiming that such advertisements will help bring investments to Delhi. Delhi BJP president Satish Upadhyay said that Mr... Read more
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asianage
Hershey rejects Mondelez bid, Nestle may chip inUS chocolate candy maker Hershey said on Thursday that it had rejected a $23 bi
Hershey rejects Mondelez bid, Nestle may chip in
asianage / Posted 9 minutes ago
US chocolate candy maker Hershey said on Thursday that it had rejected a $23 billion takeover bid from snack-food giant Mondelez, whose brands include Cadbury chocolate bars and Lu cookies. A combination of the two US companies would surpass Mars as... Read more
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asianage
Factory growth at 3-month highSupported by a stronger increase in new business orders, the activity in India’
Factory growth at 3-month high
asianage / Posted 9 minutes ago
Supported by a stronger increase in new business orders, the activity in India’s manufacturing sector rose to a three-month high in June, as revealed by the widely tracked Nikkei Purcha-sing Managers' Index (PMI) on Friday. The main contributing... Read more
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The Bristol Bay Times
Alaska Permanent Fund must not be restructured without public voteWhen Gov. Bill Walker announced his plan to cut the PFD and restructure the Per
Alaska Permanent Fund must not be restructured without public vote
The Bristol Bay Times / Posted 12 minutes ago
When Gov. Bill Walker announced his plan to cut the PFD and restructure the Permanent Fund for government spending, I sought advice from Vernon Smith, PhD, and Nobel Laureate. Smith is an expert economist, who served from 2003 to 2006 as the Rasmuson... Read more
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CNBC
Drivers celebrate July 4 with cheapest gas in 10 yearsThe number of oil rigs actively operating in the U.S. rose for the fourth time
Drivers celebrate July 4 with cheapest gas in 10 years
CNBC / Posted 12 minutes ago
The number of oil rigs actively operating in the U.S. rose for the fourth time in five weeks by 11 rigs, now totaling 341, according to Baker Hughes. At this time last July, drillers were operating 640 rigs. Laskoski said it's possible that demand... Read more
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CNBC
All paper currencies are doomed, Marc Faber saysMeanwhile, Art Hogan, chief market strategist at Wunderlich Securities, is expe
All paper currencies are doomed, Marc Faber says
CNBC / Posted 12 minutes ago
Meanwhile, Art Hogan, chief market strategist at Wunderlich Securities, is expecting the second half of the year to improve. "I think we're going to see an inflection point in earnings," he told "Power Lunch." There is now stabilization in oil, and... Read more
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CNBC
Berkshire Hathaway applies to keep, maybe expand Wells Fargo stake beyond 10%In its application to the Federal Reserve, it was revealed that Buffett's perso
Berkshire Hathaway applies to keep, maybe expand Wells Fargo stake beyond 10%
CNBC / Posted 12 minutes ago
In its application to the Federal Reserve, it was revealed that Buffett's personal stake, just over 2 million shares, combined with that of Berkshire's now exceed 10 percent, "due to subsequent share repurchases by Wells Fargo." As a result,... Read more
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CNBC
Grain futures slide on USDA report, selling going into long holiday weekendU.S. grain futures were lower Friday after a government report released a day e
Grain futures slide on USDA report, selling going into long holiday weekend
CNBC / Posted 12 minutes ago
U.S. grain futures were lower Friday after a government report released a day earlier showed supplies for key crops are more than ample, adding to the selling pressure going into the long Fourth of July weekend. "A lot of people don't want to go... Read more
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Swissinfo
Swiss stock market rebounds from Brexit shockCopyright All rights reserved. The content of the website by swissinfo.ch is c
Swiss stock market rebounds from Brexit shock
Swissinfo / Posted 12 minutes ago
Copyright All rights reserved. The content of the website by swissinfo.ch is copyrighted. It is intended for private use only. Any other use of the website content beyond the use stipulated above, particularly the distribution, modification,... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Governor Wolf signs bill increasing pay for active duty Pa National GuardHARRISBURG, Pa. – Governor Wolf signs House Bill 602, sponsored by Rep. Stephen
Governor Wolf signs bill increasing pay for active duty Pa National Guard
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 14 minutes ago
HARRISBURG, Pa. – Governor Wolf signs House Bill 602, sponsored by Rep. Stephen Barrar, (R) 160th District, which Increases the minimum base active duty pay for Pennsylvania National Guard personnel from $75 to $100 per day. This raise applies, when... Read more
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dna
New Delhi: Hike in CNG pricesCNG price in national capital was hiked on Friday by 25 paise per kg, Indrapras
New Delhi: Hike in CNG prices
dna / Posted 14 minutes ago
CNG price in national capital was hiked on Friday by 25 paise per kg, Indraprastha Gas Ltd (IGL) announced. While CNG price was raised by 25 paise per kg in Delhi, increase in Noida, Greater Noida and Ghaziabad was 30 paise. The new consumer price... Read more
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Business Insider
STOCKS FINISH BEST WEEK OF THE YEARThe S&P 500 wrapped up its strongest week of the year following the strong post
STOCKS FINISH BEST WEEK OF THE YEAR
Business Insider / Posted 21 minutes ago
The S&P 500 wrapped up its strongest week of the year following the strong post-Brexit rebound of the past few days. But stocks also had their flattest close of the week Friday, as Wall Street wound down ahead of the long July 4th weekend. Trading... Read more
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Business Insider
The amount of cash corporate America is dishing to investors sends a scary signal about the stock market's futureThe amount of money America's biggest companies are paying out to investors is
The amount of cash corporate America is dishing to investors sends a scary signal about the stock market's future
Business Insider / Posted 21 minutes ago
The amount of money America's biggest companies are paying out to investors is at a record high. And this should worry anybody looking at the stock market's future. In a note to clients published Thursday, Jonathan Glionna, Barclays' head of US... Read more
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Business Insider
Amazon has a $1.7 trillion opportunity if it can grow in these 5 marketsAmazon is in a good position to expand in five "mega categories" that could pot
Amazon has a $1.7 trillion opportunity if it can grow in these 5 markets
Business Insider / Posted 21 minutes ago
Amazon is in a good position to expand in five "mega categories" that could potentially open up a $1.7 trillion market share opportunity altogether, financial research firm Baird Equity Capital wrote in a note Friday. The categories are: The note... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Impact fees to help prevent flooding in SayreMore than $350,000 in fees will go toward the Sayre Flood Prevention Project, w
Impact fees to help prevent flooding in Sayre
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 22 minutes ago
More than $350,000 in fees will go toward the Sayre Flood Prevention Project, which aims to prevent any future flooding along the Cayuta Creek. The $352,000 in funding from the Marcellus Shale impact fees, which was approved by the Commonwealth... Read more
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Business Wire
Prospect Medical Holdings, Inc., Completes Acquisition of Crozer-Keystone Health SystemSPRINGFIELD, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Prospect Medical Holdings, Inc. today comple
Prospect Medical Holdings, Inc., Completes Acquisition of Crozer-Keystone Health System
Business Wire / Posted 22 minutes ago
SPRINGFIELD, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Prospect Medical Holdings, Inc. today completed its acquisition of Crozer-Keystone Health System after receiving all necessary regulatory approvals. Prospect will make significant capital investments in the... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch to Rate Monroe Capital MML CLO 2016-1, Ltd./LLCCHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings expects to assign the following ratings
Fitch to Rate Monroe Capital MML CLO 2016-1, Ltd./LLC
Business Wire / Posted 22 minutes ago
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings expects to assign the following ratings and Rating Outlooks to Monroe Capital MML CLO 2016-1, Ltd./LLC: --$158,000,000 class A-1 notes 'AAAsf'; Outlook Stable; --$10,000,000 class A-2 notes 'AAAsf'; Outlook... Read more
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Business Wire
BlackRock Capital Investment Corporation to Report Second Quarter 2016 Earnings on July 27NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--BlackRock Capital Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:BKC
BlackRock Capital Investment Corporation to Report Second Quarter 2016 Earnings on July 27
Business Wire / Posted 22 minutes ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--BlackRock Capital Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:BKCC) ("BlackRock Capital Investment" or the "Company") announced today that it will report earnings for the second quarter 2016 on Wednesday, July 27, 2016 after the close... Read more
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Business Wire
NCV, NCZ and ACV Declare Monthly DistributionsNEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Boards of Trustees of AllianzGI Convertible & In
NCV, NCZ and ACV Declare Monthly Distributions
Business Wire / Posted 22 minutes ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Boards of Trustees of AllianzGI Convertible & Income Fund (NYSE: NCV), AllianzGI Convertible & Income Fund II (NYSE: NCZ) and AllianzGI Diversified Income & Convertible Fund (NYSE: ACV) (collectively, the “Funds”)... Read more
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Business Wire
LSB Industries, Inc. Announces Closing of Sale of Climate Control Business to NIBE Industrier ABOKLAHOMA CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--LSB Industries, Inc. (NYSE:LXU) (“LSB” or the “
LSB Industries, Inc. Announces Closing of Sale of Climate Control Business to NIBE Industrier AB
Business Wire / Posted 22 minutes ago
OKLAHOMA CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--LSB Industries, Inc. (NYSE:LXU) (“LSB” or the “Company”) today announced the closing of the previously disclosed sale of its Climate Control Business (“CCB”) to NIBE Industrier AB (publ) of Sweden (“NIBE”) for a total... Read more
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Business Wire
ProShares Announces ETF Share SplitsBETHESDA, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ProShares, a premier provider of ETFs, announce
ProShares Announces ETF Share Splits
Business Wire / Posted 22 minutes ago
BETHESDA, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ProShares, a premier provider of ETFs, announced today forward and reverse share splits on eight of its ETFs. The splits will not change the total value of a shareholder’s investment. Forward Splits Five ETFs will... Read more
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Business Wire
CORRECTING and REPLACING Gramercy Closes Previously Announced Sale of Goodman Europe Joint Venture to Gramercy EuropeNEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Third paragraph, first sentence should read: Year to
CORRECTING and REPLACING Gramercy Closes Previously Announced Sale of Goodman Europe Joint Venture to Gramercy Europe
Business Wire / Posted 22 minutes ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Third paragraph, first sentence should read: Year to date, the Company has disposed of approximately $991.5 million of assets in the United States and Europe at a weighted average 6.4% exit cap rate (instead of: Year to... Read more
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Business Wire
Five Nuveen Municipal Closed-End Funds Complete Private Issuances of Preferred SecuritiesCHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nuveen, an operating division of TIAA Global Asset Ma
Five Nuveen Municipal Closed-End Funds Complete Private Issuances of Preferred Securities
Business Wire / Posted 22 minutes ago
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nuveen, an operating division of TIAA Global Asset Management, today announced that five municipal closed-end funds have successfully completed Variable Rate MuniFund Term Preferred Shares (VMTP) transactions in privately... Read more
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