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The Courier Express Newspapers
SoftBank's acquisition of 15 percent of Uber closesNEW YORK (AP) — Japanese technology conglomerate SoftBank says it has closed a
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted moments ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Japanese technology conglomerate SoftBank says it has closed a deal to acquire 15 percent of Uber. As part of the deal, SoftBank Group Corp. will invest about $9 billion in the ride-hailing company, including about $1.25 billion in... Read more
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The St. Helena Star
SHAPE Committee questions cost estimates for St. Helena's public buildingsAnderson said commercial construction tends to be cheaper than residential. But
The St. Helena Star / Posted moments ago
Anderson said commercial construction tends to be cheaper than residential. But City Manager Mark Prestwich noted that since City Halls and police stations are considered “essential services facilities,” they must meet higher building standards,... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Data center company sues Aurora over telecom towerData center company CyrusOne planned to build a 350-foot telecommunications tow
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 2 minutes ago
Data center company CyrusOne planned to build a 350-foot telecommunications tower in Aurora on its data center property there after reaching what it thought was an exclusive arrangement with the suburb last March. But this month, Aurora's City... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Some federal income tax refunds will be delayed again this yearMatt Buedel Journal Star Caterpillar/industry reporter @journobuedel PEORIA —
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
Matt Buedel Journal Star Caterpillar/industry reporter @journobuedel PEORIA — Taxpayers claiming certain common credits will once again have to wait weeks to months for their federal income tax refund, repeating a delay first experienced last year... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Here's how the 20 HQ2 wannabes stack up(Bloomberg) — Now that Amazon.com Inc. has whittled down the list of cities it'
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 2 minutes ago
(Bloomberg) — Now that Amazon.com Inc. has whittled down the list of cities it's considering for its second North American headquarters, it's time for a new round of everyone's favorite parlor game: arguing about which city would suit the technology... Read more
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Motley Fool
Crypto update: Bitcoin (BTC) and Ripple (XRP) reboundWe're living in one of the most exciting times in investing history. Innovation
Motley Fool / Posted 3 minutes ago
We're living in one of the most exciting times in investing history. Innovation and a booming culture of entrepreneurship are constantly creating new companies with the potential to make forward-thinking investors very rich. Now more than ever, one... Read more
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Motley Fool
3 shares helping people get better and richer Investing in the right company can help advancements in health and technology
Motley Fool / Posted 3 minutes ago
Investing in the right company can help advancements in health and technology that improves the lives of many. And some companies have the added bonus of providing shareholders with solid returns. Here... Read more
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Motley Fool
These 3 companies are posting big gains in 2018 already Shareholders of these three companies enjoyed solid gains on Thursday. The S
Motley Fool / Posted 3 minutes ago
Shareholders of these three companies enjoyed solid gains on Thursday. The Select Harvests Limited share price gained more than 10 per cent on Thursday with the nut company’s shares now... Read more
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TheBull
Aust shares shrug off Wall St, to open upThe Australian share market looks set to open higher despite an uninspiring Wal
TheBull / Posted 4 minutes ago
The Australian share market looks set to open higher despite an uninspiring Wall Street session. At 0700 AEDT on Friday, the share price futures index was up 17 points, or 0.29 per cent, at 5,969. The US market's strong rally ran out of steam on... Read more
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TheBull
Higher $A knocking on door of US80 centsThe Australian dollar is fractionally shy of 80 US cents, with the US dollar we
TheBull / Posted 4 minutes ago
The Australian dollar is fractionally shy of 80 US cents, with the US dollar weakening ovenight amid fears of a possible federal government shutdown. At 0635 AEDT on Friday, the Australian dollar was worth 79.96 US cents, up from 79.70 US cents on... Read more
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TheBull
Finance News Update, what you need to knowWORLD FINANCE UPDATE: The Australian share market looks set to open higher des
TheBull / Posted 4 minutes ago
WORLD FINANCE UPDATE: The Australian share market looks set to open higher despite an uninspiring Wall Street session. At 0700 AEDT on Friday, the share price futures index was up 17 points, or 0.29 per cent, at 5,969. Meanwhile, the Australian... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Sullivan County Land Bank starts process of acquiring first zombie propertiesMONTICELLO – The process has begun to transfer the first 13 zombie properties t
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 4 minutes ago
MONTICELLO – The process has begun to transfer the first 13 zombie properties to the newly formed Sullivan County Land Bank Corporation. The properties, all of which include structures, are either owned by the county or are in the Village of... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Salesforce just made an $11.3 million equity payout for an acquisition (CRM)Steve Jennings/Getty Images, Quip Salesforce just issued $11.3 million in equi
Stamford Advocate / Posted 5 minutes ago
Steve Jennings/Getty Images, Quip Salesforce just issued $11.3 million in equity to an undisclosed entity. Analysts familiar with the company said it's likely related to the purchase of Attic Labs, a young data start up that Salesforce acquired on... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
8@eight: ASX set for positive open, while markets slow down after frantic start to yearThe robust start to 2018 has taken a noticeable pause this week. That restraint
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 minutes ago
The robust start to 2018 has taken a noticeable pause this week. That restraint is not only measured through more measured gains for the likes of US equity indices, but it has also shown in a divergence in performance for the range of global equities... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
DOT commissioner met with heated questions during rail council meetingSTAMFORD — State Department of Transportation Commissioner James Redeker made a
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 minutes ago
STAMFORD — State Department of Transportation Commissioner James Redeker made a rare appearance at a Connecticut Commuter Rail Council meeting Wednesday night and was met with criticism of and questions about incoming fare hikes and other issues,... Read more
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WA Today
Bitcoin's rally gains steam as IMF urges investors to be 'aware of risks'The January rollercoaster for cryptocurrency investors eased on Thursday as Bit
WA Today / Posted 8 minutes ago
The January rollercoaster for cryptocurrency investors eased on Thursday as Bitcoin held onto gains after roaring back from its first plunge below $US10,000 since December. Bitcoin climbed 6.1 per cent to $US12,069, a Bloomberg composite pricing... Read more
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The Age
8@eight: ASX set for positive open, while markets slow down after frantic start to yearThe robust start to 2018 has taken a noticeable pause this week. That restraint
The Age / Posted 9 minutes ago
The robust start to 2018 has taken a noticeable pause this week. That restraint is not only measured through more measured gains for the likes of US equity indices, but it has also shown in a divergence in performance for the range of global equities... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
Iron ore's losing streak is overAndrew Redington/Getty Images Iron ore’s losing streak is over. According to
Business Insider Australia / Posted 9 minutes ago
Andrew Redington/Getty Images Iron ore’s losing streak is over. According to Metal Bulletin, the spot price for benchmark 62% fines rose 0.5% to $74.87 a tonne on Thursday, the first increase in five days. Outside of the benchmark, the moves... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Apple banks on tax break to build 2nd campus, hire 20,000SAN FRANCISCO | Apple is planning to build a new corporate campus and hire 20,0
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 9 minutes ago
SAN FRANCISCO | Apple is planning to build a new corporate campus and hire 20,000 U.S. workers in an expansion driven in part by a tax cut that will enable the iPhone maker to bring an estimated $245 billion back to its home country. The pledge... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Lawmakers back longer, higher-interest payday loansTALLAHASSEE – Nearly 17 years after the Legislature passed strict rules governi
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 11 minutes ago
TALLAHASSEE – Nearly 17 years after the Legislature passed strict rules governing payday loans, a bipartisan push to loosen some of those regulations has emerged, which would push annualized interest rates up to more than 200 percent. Critics say... Read more
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News.com.au
Wall St rally runs out of steamCommSec Mid-Session 18 Jan 18: Market edges higher helped by telcos and banks2:
News.com.au / Posted 12 minutes ago
CommSec Mid-Session 18 Jan 18: Market edges higher helped by telcos and banks2:26 Local shares are a touch higher as gains in banks and telcos are being offset by losses among energy and mining stocks. The ASX 200 is 3pts higher to 6018pts towards... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Salesforce just made an $11.3 million equity payout for an acquisition (CRM)Steve Jennings/Getty Images, Quip Salesforce just issued $11.3 million in equi
Connecticut Post / Posted 12 minutes ago
Steve Jennings/Getty Images, Quip Salesforce just issued $11.3 million in equity to an undisclosed entity. Analysts familiar with the company said it's likely related to the purchase of Attic Labs, a young data start up that Salesforce acquired on... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Before You Enter into Franchising, Consider Your ExitBeginning life as a franchise business owner is an exciting time. Owners are of
Connecticut Post / Posted 12 minutes ago
Beginning life as a franchise business owner is an exciting time. Owners are often leaving behind life as an employee in favor ofexperiencing a new-found freedom. Perhaps they’ve been unemployed for a time and are excited to be working on something... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Promotion shows Buffett confidence in Stamford executiveThe Sage of Omaha’s successor stands a strong chance of coming from Stamford.
Connecticut Post / Posted 12 minutes ago
The Sage of Omaha’s successor stands a strong chance of coming from Stamford. Ajit Jain, the head of Stamford-based Berkshire Hathaway Reinsurance Group, was appointed last week by Warren Buffett as vice chairman of insurance operations at Berkshire... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Eastern horizons: Japan taps in to trade potential of EU's newer membersHistorically, Japan has focused on the rich nations of Western Europe for trade
The Register Citizen / Posted 15 minutes ago
Historically, Japan has focused on the rich nations of Western Europe for trade and international relations, but increasingly Tokyo is broadening its horizons to discover the potential of the EU’s eastern members. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Things that go bump in the night see sales spikeJust like the December holidays, Halloween produces sweet benefits for the econ
Crain's New York Business / Posted 16 minutes ago
Just like the December holidays, Halloween produces sweet benefits for the economy. The National Retail Federation expects that Americans this year will spend $9.1 billion on supplies for Oct. 31, up 8.3% from last year. With nearly half the country... Read more
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The Herald News
How Amazon's 20 contenders stack upNow that Amazon.com has whittled down the list of cities it's considering for i
The Herald News / Posted 17 minutes ago
Now that Amazon.com has whittled down the list of cities it's considering for its second North American headquarters, it's time for a new round of everyone's favorite parlor game: arguing about which city would suit the technology giant best. After... Read more
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The Herald News
Fall River's latest market-rate housing site ready for rentersCornell Mill Lofts, 649 Alden St., has a rental office open and is accepting ap
The Herald News / Posted 17 minutes ago
Cornell Mill Lofts, 649 Alden St., has a rental office open and is accepting applications for leases. Kevin P. O'Connor Herald News Staff Reporter @HNKPO FALL RIVER — The next chapter in market-rate housing in the city opens in February. Cornell... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Housing agency right to let 98-old stayAt a time when the Marin Housing Authority needs to build a strong foundation o
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 17 minutes ago
At a time when the Marin Housing Authority needs to build a strong foundation of trust with residents of Marin City’s public housing, the agency didn’t do itself any favors posting an eviction notice on the door of a 98-year-old much-loved... Read more
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NZCity
Kiwi up as US govt shutdown loomsThe New Zealand dollar has risen back above US73 cents as the looming deadline
NZCity / Posted 20 minutes ago
The New Zealand dollar has risen back above US73 cents as the looming deadline for US policymakers to extend funding for the federal government to avoid a shutdown weighed on the greenback and pushed up US interest rates. The kiwi gained to US73.08c... Read more
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