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KXXV Waco
Dismal time for Gulf oil = record low lease biddingNEW ORLEANS (AP) - The federal government's annual sale of oil and gas leases i
Dismal time for Gulf oil = record low lease bidding
KXXV Waco / Posted a minute ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The federal government's annual sale of oil and gas leases in the Gulf of Mexico attracted hardly any interest on Wednesday, reflecting a dismal outlook for offshore drilling. Only three oil companies bid, on just 24 of the nearly... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Fieldbrook Foods adding 50 jobs in DunkirkFieldbrook Foods, a maker of ice cream products, will add 50 full-time jobs to
Fieldbrook Foods adding 50 jobs in Dunkirk
The Buffalo News / Posted a minute ago
Fieldbrook Foods, a maker of ice cream products, will add 50 full-time jobs to its plant and warehouse in Dunkirk. The new jobs will bring the plant’s total headcount to about 550 people, said Bob Charleston, Fieldbrook president and CEO. The plant... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Regence BlueShield, Asuris Northwest Health fined $750,000Insurance Commissioner Mike Kreidler has fined Regence BlueShield and Asuris No
Regence BlueShield, Asuris Northwest Health fined $750,000
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 3 minutes ago
Insurance Commissioner Mike Kreidler has fined Regence BlueShield and Asuris Northwest Health $750,000 for violating insurance regulations related to consumer access. The fine, announced Wednesday, is for violations that occurred between January... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Pfizer on buying spree with AstraZeneca antibiotics dealFILE - In this Monday, Nov. 23, 2015, file photo, the Pfizer flag flies in fron
Pfizer on buying spree with AstraZeneca antibiotics deal
Darien News-Review / Posted 3 minutes ago
FILE - In this Monday, Nov. 23, 2015, file photo, the Pfizer flag flies in front of world headquarters in New York. On Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016, drugmaker Pfizer said it's buying rights to Anglo-Swedish drugmaker AstraZeneca PLC's portfolio of... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
NZ dollar gains as traders await Jackson Hole symposiumThe New Zealand dollar rose above 73USc as traders wait to see what Federal Res
NZ dollar gains as traders await Jackson Hole symposium
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 3 minutes ago
The New Zealand dollar rose above 73USc as traders wait to see what Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen has to say at this weekend's central banker symposium in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. The kiwi rose to 73.05USc at 8am in Wellington from 72.79USc... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Fonterra raises milk price payout by 50cFonterra [NZX: FSF] has lifted its farmgate milk price forecast for 2016/17 by
Fonterra raises milk price payout by 50c
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 3 minutes ago
Fonterra [NZX: FSF] has lifted its farmgate milk price forecast for 2016/17 by 50 cents to $4.75 per kg of milksolids. Chairman John Wilson says global milk prices remain at unrealistically low levels but have started to improve as global demand and... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
A2 Milk shares plunge despite “fantastic” resultCredit card details are required to authenticate your account. You won't be cha
A2 Milk shares plunge despite “fantastic” result
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 3 minutes ago
Credit card details are required to authenticate your account. You won't be charged until your trial has ended. Cancel anytime. *Terms and Conditions As part of this registration, we validate your credit/debit card with a test transaction of 1 cent.... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Meridian lifts retail prices despite competitionCredit card details are required to authenticate your account. You won't be cha
Meridian lifts retail prices despite competition
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 3 minutes ago
Credit card details are required to authenticate your account. You won't be charged until your trial has ended. Cancel anytime. *Terms and Conditions As part of this registration, we validate your credit/debit card with a test transaction of 1 cent.... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Dismal time for Gulf oil = record low lease biddingNEW ORLEANS (AP) - The federal government's annual sale of oil and gas leases i
Dismal time for Gulf oil = record low lease bidding
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 4 minutes ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The federal government's annual sale of oil and gas leases in the Gulf of Mexico attracted hardly any interest on Wednesday, reflecting a dismal outlook for offshore drilling. Only three oil companies bid, on just 24 of the nearly... Read more
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The Mercury News
HP Inc. sales decline adds to company's post-split concernsPALO ALTO -- HP Inc. on Wednesday reported quarterly sales that were better tha
HP Inc. sales decline adds to company's post-split concerns
The Mercury News / Posted 4 minutes ago
PALO ALTO -- HP Inc. on Wednesday reported quarterly sales that were better than expected but still fell almost 4 percent from a year ago, a sign that stability remains uncertain for the company's main personal computer and printing technology... Read more
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FOX News
Forget Everything You've Read: Buying a House is NOT For SuckersMore From Entrepreneur.com Yet, for the majority of Americans, home ownership
Forget Everything You've Read: Buying a House is NOT For Suckers
FOX News / Posted 4 minutes ago
More From Entrepreneur.com Yet, for the majority of Americans, home ownership is clearly a part of the American Dream. Even a guy like me -- a landlord for the past decade -- has had to stop and ask if there is any truth to this. Is owning a home... Read more
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Reuters
Puerto Rico cannot enforce a Wal-Mart tax: U.S. appeals courtMore U.S. retailers probing phony Egyptian cotton CHICAGO/NEW DELHI U.S. retai
Puerto Rico cannot enforce a Wal-Mart tax: U.S. appeals court
Reuters / Posted 4 minutes ago
More U.S. retailers probing phony Egyptian cotton CHICAGO/NEW DELHI U.S. retailer Bed Bath & Beyond on Wednesday said it ordered an external audit of textiles from Welspun India , after Target Corp last week accused the Indian manufacturer of... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. banking regulators focused on cybersecurity after SWIFT attackIn a shift, Bangladesh Bank says no plans to sue Fed, SWIFT DHAKA/NEW YORK Ban
U.S. banking regulators focused on cybersecurity after SWIFT attack
Reuters / Posted 5 minutes ago
In a shift, Bangladesh Bank says no plans to sue Fed, SWIFT DHAKA/NEW YORK Bangladesh's central bank said it has reversed its plans to sue the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and the SWIFT money transfer network, and instead intends to seek their... Read more
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CNBC
Treasury to EU: Back off on tax probesThere's a giant pot of corporate gold sitting outside the United States, and th
Treasury to EU: Back off on tax probes
CNBC / Posted 5 minutes ago
There's a giant pot of corporate gold sitting outside the United States, and the U.S. Treasury and the European Commission are squabbling over how to get their hands on it. American multinational corporations have stashed more than $2 trillion in... Read more
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CNBC
Top investors Jeremy Siegel and Adam Parker debate why stocks remain the best place to beThe bear case for stocks may soon be losing backers as a pickup in earnings and
Top investors Jeremy Siegel and Adam Parker debate why stocks remain the best place to be
CNBC / Posted 5 minutes ago
The bear case for stocks may soon be losing backers as a pickup in earnings and optimistic economic projections could take stocks to new highs. Those are the views of well-known Wharton finance professor Jeremy Siegel and Morgan Stanley's chief U.S.... Read more
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CNBC
Why China can still shock US stocksChina posted its slowest GDP growth in 25 years in 2015 at 6.9 percent. First a
Why China can still shock US stocks
CNBC / Posted 5 minutes ago
China posted its slowest GDP growth in 25 years in 2015 at 6.9 percent. First and second-quarter growth both came in at a 6.7 percent year-over-year pace. The third-quarter GDP report is due in mid-October. UBS analysts "expect the cycle to peak in... Read more
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CNBC
Oil could fall sharply, just in time for new round of OPEC rumorsTalk of a deal, along with dollar weakness, has driven oil prices sharply highe
Oil could fall sharply, just in time for new round of OPEC rumors
CNBC / Posted 5 minutes ago
Talk of a deal, along with dollar weakness, has driven oil prices sharply higher in a short period of time, to a recent peak of $48.75 in West Texas Intermediate crude futures. But fresh data showing a continued overhang in U.S. supply knocked prices... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Illinois officials: Pension change could be 'devastating'The board of the Teachers Retirement System, which serves more than 400,000 tea
Illinois officials: Pension change could be 'devastating'
Northwest Herald / Posted 5 minutes ago
The board of the Teachers Retirement System, which serves more than 400,000 teachers outside of Chicago, is scheduled to vote Friday on whether to lower its expected rate of return on investments. A reduction would trigger a larger contribution from... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
States face a $1 trillion pension shortfallNEW YORK (CNNMoney) - The U.S. is facing a $1 trillion pension shortfall becaus
States face a $1 trillion pension shortfall
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 5 minutes ago
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - The U.S. is facing a $1 trillion pension shortfall because states aren't paying enough money into their retirement plans for public workers. Just 15 states contributed enough into public pension funds in 2014 to both pay... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Gutwein refuses to rule out taking ownership of TasWaterTasmanian Local Government Minister refuses to rule out taking ownership of Tas
Gutwein refuses to rule out taking ownership of TasWater
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 minutes ago
Tasmanian Local Government Minister refuses to rule out taking ownership of TasWater Tasmanian Local Government Minister Peter Gutwein has refused to rule out taking ownership of the council-owned water body TasWater. Earlier this week, the water... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Proposed Stadium Would Have 'Positive Impact,' Chargers Report SaysThe Chargers went on offense Wednesday after weathering a blitz of three critic
Proposed Stadium Would Have 'Positive Impact,' Chargers Report Says
KPBS San Diego / Posted 5 minutes ago
The Chargers went on offense Wednesday after weathering a blitz of three critical reports on its plan to build a stadium and convention center annex in downtown San Diego, releasing an analysis that said the project "would have a major positive... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Dismal time for Gulf oil = record low lease biddingNEW ORLEANS (AP) - The federal government's annual sale of oil and gas leases i
Dismal time for Gulf oil = record low lease bidding
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 6 minutes ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The federal government's annual sale of oil and gas leases in the Gulf of Mexico attracted hardly any interest on Wednesday, reflecting a dismal outlook for offshore drilling. Only three oil companies bid, on just 24 of the nearly... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Brazil real advances, outlook clouded by Fed's next moveBrazil's real gained after the passage of a budget bill that was seen as a part
Brazil real advances, outlook clouded by Fed's next move
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
Brazil's real gained after the passage of a budget bill that was seen as a partial victory for the government. The currency advanced 0.4 per cent to 3.2223 per dollar at 4.20pm in Sao Paulo after dropping as much as 0.4 per cent. Three-month... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
States face a $1 trillion pension shortfallNEW YORK (CNNMoney) - The U.S. is facing a $1 trillion pension shortfall becaus
States face a $1 trillion pension shortfall
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 6 minutes ago
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - The U.S. is facing a $1 trillion pension shortfall because states aren't paying enough money into their retirement plans for public workers. Just 15 states contributed enough into public pension funds in 2014 to both pay... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Dismal time for Gulf oil = record low lease biddingNEW ORLEANS (AP) - The federal government's annual sale of oil and gas leases i
Dismal time for Gulf oil = record low lease bidding
KWWL Iowa / Posted 7 minutes ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The federal government's annual sale of oil and gas leases in the Gulf of Mexico attracted hardly any interest on Wednesday, reflecting a dismal outlook for offshore drilling. Only three oil companies bid, on just 24 of the nearly... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Dismal time for Gulf oil = record low lease biddingNEW ORLEANS (AP) - The federal government's annual sale of oil and gas leases i
Dismal time for Gulf oil = record low lease bidding
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 7 minutes ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The federal government's annual sale of oil and gas leases in the Gulf of Mexico attracted hardly any interest on Wednesday, reflecting a dismal outlook for offshore drilling. Only three oil companies bid, on just 24 of the nearly... Read more
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Sarawak Report
Khadem Al Qubaisi Owned Hakkasan Entertainment Empire As Part of the Vasco Trust Web Of Companies - MAJOR EXCLUSIVE!Moffitt has since stated that this was a perfectly acceptable arrangement and h
Khadem Al Qubaisi Owned Hakkasan Entertainment Empire As Part of the Vasco Trust Web Of Companies - MAJOR EXCLUSIVE!
Sarawak Report / Posted 8 minutes ago
Moffitt has since stated that this was a perfectly acceptable arrangement and he has insisted that any involvement by himself in the now frozen properties does not mean that the Hakkasan Group received any money from the same sources, ie the Vasco... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Masters to close by early DecemberMasters Home Improvement stores across the country, including a Wendouree store
Masters to close by early December
Daily Liberal / Posted 8 minutes ago
Masters Home Improvement stores across the country, including a Wendouree store, will cease trading by December 11. Masters Home Improvement stores across the country will close their doors by December 11 affecting almost 8000 staff, Woolworths... Read more
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Daily Record
Allergan, United Way, Riker Danzig in Morris County business newsAllergan consolidating to 5 Giralda Farms MORRISTOWN: Riker Danzig Scherer Hyl
Allergan, United Way, Riker Danzig in Morris County business news
Daily Record / Posted 8 minutes ago
Allergan consolidating to 5 Giralda Farms MORRISTOWN: Riker Danzig Scherer Hyland & Perretti’s Real Estate Group represented a Lincoln Equities partnership in the lease and repositioning of 5 Giralda Farms for new tenant Allergan Sales. Allergan... Read more
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Daily Record
A.C. casinos come up acesSome rare good news came out of Atlantic City this week: Each of the city’s eig
A.C. casinos come up aces
Daily Record / Posted 8 minutes ago
Some rare good news came out of Atlantic City this week: Each of the city’s eight brick-and-mortar casinos — soon to be seven with the impending shutdown of the Trump Taj Majal after Labor Day — reported increased income. The casinos that have... Read more
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