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Golden Star
Lucara sells tennis-ball sized diamond for $65.6 millionA Vancouver-based mining company has sold a tennis ball-sized diamond to a luxu
Golden Star / Posted moments ago
A Vancouver-based mining company has sold a tennis ball-sized diamond to a luxury jeweller for US$53 million, or about C$65.6 million. The 1,109-carat Lesedi La Rona rough stone is reputed to be one of the largest gem-quality diamonds ever... Read more
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The World
Puerto Rico emerges from storm; water and some food scarceTherese Casper was among several dozen people waiting for a Walmart in the Sant
The World / Posted moments ago
Therese Casper was among several dozen people waiting for a Walmart in the Santurce section of San Juan to open its doors, but that didn't happen Monday. She and her husband were looking for something to get rid of all the moisture that had... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Equifax CEO’s quiet $70 million stock profitMillions of consumers may be furious at Equifax after the massive hack, but few
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted moments ago
Millions of consumers may be furious at Equifax after the massive hack, but few have heard of Richard F. Smith. As the company’s CEO for the last 12 years, he’s presided over massive growth in revenue, profit and share price. As a result, the... Read more
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The World
Yellen: Fed is perplexed by chronically low inflationYellen's remarks came a week after Fed officials left their benchmark rate unch
The World / Posted moments ago
Yellen's remarks came a week after Fed officials left their benchmark rate unchanged but announced that they would start gradually shrinking their huge portfolio of Treasury and mortgage bonds. Those holdings had grown from purchases the Fed made... Read more
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Golden Star
B.C. to review ‘fiscal responsiblity’ at Crown corporationsThe B.C. government has announced plans to review the fiscal sustainability of
Golden Star / Posted moments ago
The B.C. government has announced plans to review the fiscal sustainability of its Crown corporations. On the list released Tuesday are the BC Lottery Corporation, BC Hydro, the ICBC, the Liquor Distribution Branch, and the BC Housing Management... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Little Rock woman wins $100,000 in lottery, plans to help family in Puerto RicoState lottery officials say a Little Rock woman who won $100,000 off a scratch-
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted a minute ago
State lottery officials say a Little Rock woman who won $100,000 off a scratch-off ticket plans to use the prize to help her family members in Puerto Rico in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria. Maritza Codero Figueroa claimed the winnings Monday,... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Now You Can Own a Little Piece of Slim ShadyTired of living a life in which you are not making bank on royalties from the 4
NBC Connecticut / Posted a minute ago
Tired of living a life in which you are not making bank on royalties from the 43rd Grammy Awards Best Rap Solo Performance, "The Real Slim Shady?" The world may turn for you come October. Royalty Flow Inc., through its parent Royalty Exchange, is... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Equifax CEO retires following massive cyber attackREUTERS: Equifax Inc said on Tuesday its Chief Executive Officer Richard Smith
Channel NewsAsia / Posted a minute ago
REUTERS: Equifax Inc said on Tuesday its Chief Executive Officer Richard Smith will step down and forgo his annual bonus, a move that came weeks into a mounting crisis at the credit-monitoring firm stemming from a massive data breach. Equifax is... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Low inflation likely temporary but may have 'misjudged': Fed chiefWASHINGTON: US Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said on Tuesday (Sep 26) that
Channel NewsAsia / Posted a minute ago
WASHINGTON: US Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said on Tuesday (Sep 26) that central bankers believe the surprisingly low inflation in the past year is only temporary, but she acknowledged they may have "misjudged" the situation. In her first... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Tesla shares rebound while signs of competition increaseSAN FRANCISCO: Shares of Tesla Inc rebounded from a correction on Tuesday after
Channel NewsAsia / Posted a minute ago
SAN FRANCISCO: Shares of Tesla Inc rebounded from a correction on Tuesday after an analyst predicted its electric cars would become commonplace within two years and a billionaire UK inventor announced plans for his own electric vehicles. Tesla's... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Dramatic "Before And After" Photos Show Puerto Rico's Plunge Into DarknessIt’s been a week since Hurricane Maria made landfall in eastern Puerto Rico, an
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 minutes ago
It’s been a week since Hurricane Maria made landfall in eastern Puerto Rico, and hundreds of thousands of Puerto Ricans living in remote villages remain cut off from the world, after the storm trashed power grids, tore up roads, downed cell towers... Read more
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Zero Hedge
VIX Options Volume Hits All-Time High As Stock Speculators Risk Record Amount On Continued CalmA record 2.61 million options on the VIX traded on Monday, surpassing a previou
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 minutes ago
A record 2.61 million options on the VIX traded on Monday, surpassing a previous peak reached in August. Shockingly, Bloomberg reports that the activity appeared to be led by one investor, who rolled over a massive bet on a return in market... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Tailing 2-Year Auction Prints At Highest Yield Since 2008Having spooked the bond market earlier with her surprisingly hawkish remarks, a
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 minutes ago
Having spooked the bond market earlier with her surprisingly hawkish remarks, and sending the 2Y surging while flattening the curve even more, moments ago the Treasury sold $26 billion in 2 Year paper at a yield of 1.462%, a notable jump from last... Read more
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Nelson Star
B.C. to review ‘fiscal responsiblity’ at Crown corporationsThe B.C. government has announced plans to review the fiscal sustainability of
Nelson Star / Posted 2 minutes ago
The B.C. government has announced plans to review the fiscal sustainability of its Crown corporations. On the list released Tuesday are the BC Lottery Corporation, BC Hydro, the ICBC, the Liquor Distribution Branch, and the BC Housing Management... Read more
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Fernie Free Press
Lucara sells tennis-ball sized diamond for $65.6 millionA Vancouver-based mining company has sold a tennis ball-sized diamond to a luxu
Fernie Free Press / Posted 2 minutes ago
A Vancouver-based mining company has sold a tennis ball-sized diamond to a luxury jeweller for US$53 million, or about C$65.6 million. The 1,109-carat Lesedi La Rona rough stone is reputed to be one of the largest gem-quality diamonds ever... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Utilities may sell settlement on nuclear projectCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - The Latest on an abandoned nuclear project in South Carol
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 3 minutes ago
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - The Latest on an abandoned nuclear project in South Carolina (all times local): 12:40 p.m. The utilities that abandoned a nuclear power project in South Carolina are considering selling a $2 billion, five-year settlement for a... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
US Bank Stadium fires security provider after irregularitiesMINNEAPOLIS (AP) - U.S. Bank Stadium officials have fired the firm that was pro
KTTC Rochester / Posted 3 minutes ago
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - U.S. Bank Stadium officials have fired the firm that was providing the facility's security after an investigation showed it didn't comply with state regulations and licensing rules. The investigation also found that Chicago-based... Read more
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Creston Valley Advance
B.C. to review ‘fiscal responsiblity’ at Crown corporationsThe B.C. government has announced plans to review the fiscal sustainability of
Creston Valley Advance / Posted 3 minutes ago
The B.C. government has announced plans to review the fiscal sustainability of its Crown corporations. On the list released Tuesday are the BC Lottery Corporation, BC Hydro, the ICBC, the Liquor Distribution Branch, and the BC Housing Management... Read more
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Creston Valley Advance
Lucara sells tennis-ball sized diamond for $65.6 millionA Vancouver-based mining company has sold a tennis ball-sized diamond to a luxu
Creston Valley Advance / Posted 3 minutes ago
A Vancouver-based mining company has sold a tennis ball-sized diamond to a luxury jeweller for US$53 million, or about C$65.6 million. The 1,109-carat Lesedi La Rona rough stone is reputed to be one of the largest gem-quality diamonds ever... Read more
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Fortune
Tax Havens Eye ICOs as a New SidelineDespite a recent crackdown on ICOs by the SEC and other regulators, Klayman say
Fortune / Posted 3 minutes ago
Despite a recent crackdown on ICOs by the SEC and other regulators, Klayman says demand is stronger than ever for ICOs, which in recent months have eclipsed venture capital rounds as a source of fund-raising for startups. ICOs are controversial... Read more
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Fortune
SEC Chairman Grilled By Senate Panel Over Cyber Breach, EquifaxThe chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) told a congre
Fortune / Posted 3 minutes ago
The chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) told a congressional committee on Tuesday he did not believe his predecessor Mary Jo White knew of a 2016 cyber breach to the regulator's corporate disclosure system, the exact timing... Read more
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Fortune
How to Help Puerto Rico After Hurricane MariaIn the aftermath of Hurricane Maria, the U.S. territory of Puerto Rico is facin
Fortune / Posted 3 minutes ago
In the aftermath of Hurricane Maria, the U.S. territory of Puerto Rico is facing a humanitarian crisis as the 3.5 million people who live on the island deal with widespread power outages, a lack of phone or Internet service, damaged buildings, and... Read more
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SKY News
Equifax boss Richard Smith steps down after massive cyberattackRichard Smith, who had been chief executive and chairman of the firm since 2005
SKY News / Posted 5 minutes ago
Richard Smith, who had been chief executive and chairman of the firm since 2005, will be replaced on a temporary basis by Paulino de Rego Barros Jr while a search is conducted for a more permanent chief executive. Equifax has been under intense... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Puerto Rico emerges from storm; water and some food scarceTherese Casper was among several dozen people waiting for a Walmart in the Sant
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 5 minutes ago
Therese Casper was among several dozen people waiting for a Walmart in the Santurce section of San Juan to open its doors, but that didn't happen Monday. She and her husband were looking for something to get rid of all the moisture that had... Read more
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Philly.com
Save Puerto Rico's Americans - and stop treating them like a 19th century colony | Will BunchMore than 100 years ago, in March 1917, Congress and President Woodrow Wilson e
Philly.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
More than 100 years ago, in March 1917, Congress and President Woodrow Wilson enacted the Jones-Shafroth Act which granted full U.S. citizenship to anyone born on the island beginning in 1898, the year America claimed the Caribbean island in the... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Stocks edge higher as tech rebounds and cruise lines riseEQUIFAX DEPARTURE: Equifax CEO Richard Smith is retiring as the credit reportin
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 5 minutes ago
EQUIFAX DEPARTURE: Equifax CEO Richard Smith is retiring as the credit reporting agency tries to clean up a mess left by a data breach that exposed highly sensitive information about 143 million Americans. Smith had been CEO since 2005 and is also... Read more
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The Sentinel
Puerto Rico emerges from storm; water and some food scarceTherese Casper was among several dozen people waiting for a Walmart in the Sant
The Sentinel / Posted 6 minutes ago
Therese Casper was among several dozen people waiting for a Walmart in the Santurce section of San Juan to open its doors, but that didn't happen Monday. She and her husband were looking for something to get rid of all the moisture that had... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Man claims he found maggots in convenience store sandwichNCAA assistant coaches among 10 facing corruption chargesNCAA assistant coaches
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 6 minutes ago
NCAA assistant coaches among 10 facing corruption chargesNCAA assistant coaches among 10 facing corruption charges Federal prosecutors have announced charges of fraud and corruption in college basketball, including against four coaches. Federal... Read more
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The Sentinel
Yellen: Fed is perplexed by chronically low inflationYellen's remarks came a week after Fed officials left their benchmark rate unch
The Sentinel / Posted 6 minutes ago
Yellen's remarks came a week after Fed officials left their benchmark rate unchanged but announced that they would start gradually shrinking their huge portfolio of Treasury and mortgage bonds. Those holdings had grown from purchases the Fed made... Read more
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The Sentinel
Stocks edge higher as tech rebounds and cruise lines riseEQUIFAX DEPARTURE: Equifax CEO Richard Smith is retiring as the credit reportin
The Sentinel / Posted 6 minutes ago
EQUIFAX DEPARTURE: Equifax CEO Richard Smith is retiring as the credit reporting agency tries to clean up a mess left by a data breach that exposed highly sensitive information about 143 million Americans. Smith had been CEO since 2005 and is also... Read more
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