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Fast Company Magazine
Robert Reich Is Not Impressed By The Corporate ConscienceCEOs who challenge Trump on race, immigration, and climate are taking “minimal”
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 21 minutes ago
CEOs who challenge Trump on race, immigration, and climate are taking “minimal” risks, according to former U.S. Labor Secretary Robert Reich, who holds fast to his well-known skepticism of the corporate responsibility movement in a recent interview... Read more
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Business Insider
The Tesla Semi could create a dangerous situation for the companyThe Tesla Semi has been racking up high-profile pre-orders since it was unveile
Business Insider / Posted 25 minutes ago
The Tesla Semi has been racking up high-profile pre-orders since it was unveiled. Those deep-pocketed customers are going to want their trucks — they'll be less patient than Model 3 buyers. Tesla might want to think about prioritizing the... Read more
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Business Insider
Sears is teetering on the edge of bankruptcy and Kmart could be its first casualtySears' sales are down 45% since early 2013, its debt load has spiked to over $4
Business Insider / Posted 25 minutes ago
Sears' sales are down 45% since early 2013, its debt load has spiked to over $4 billion, and the company is losing well over $1 billion annually. To meet its obligations, Sears has been selling off valuable brands and properties. Now its pool of... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Four-bedroomed family home becomes first house in UK to be sold for BitcoinA four-bedroomed family home in Essex has become the first house in the UK to b
Daily Mirror / Posted 26 minutes ago
A four-bedroomed family home in Essex has become the first house in the UK to be sold for Bitcoin. The price is set in sterling at £350,000 but the payment will be made at the prevailing Bitcoin exchange rate on the day. It's also reportedly the... Read more
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FOX Business
Even in This Rich Market, Gilead Sciences, Inc. Is Offering Investors ValueMajor stock market indexes keep hitting record highs, but shares of Gilead Scie
FOX Business / Posted 27 minutes ago
Major stock market indexes keep hitting record highs, but shares of Gilead Sciences, Inc.(NASDAQ: GILD) have been moving in the opposite direction. Although profits have fallen in recent quarters, this biotech still generates bucketloads of cash, and... Read more
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FOX Business
US Concrete Stock: Buy at the High?The pessimism never came true in the last 12 months, anyway, as urban cement su
FOX Business / Posted 27 minutes ago
The pessimism never came true in the last 12 months, anyway, as urban cement supplier's stock has continued to trek higher throughout the year. While shares hit new 52-week (and all-time) highs earlier this month, the company's impressive market... Read more
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FOX Business
3 Top Small-Cap Stocks to Buy in DecemberSmall-cap stocks are riskier than their blue-chip peers, but they can also deli
FOX Business / Posted 28 minutes ago
Small-cap stocks are riskier than their blue-chip peers, but they can also deliver incredible gains. The trick is finding solid businesses that the rest of the market is overlooking, putting your emotions aside to ride out volatility, and remembering... Read more
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FOX Business
Even in This Rich Market, Gilead Sciences, Inc. Is Offering Investors ValueMajor stock market indexes keep hitting record highs, but shares of Gilead Scie
FOX Business / Posted 28 minutes ago
Major stock market indexes keep hitting record highs, but shares of Gilead Sciences, Inc.(NASDAQ: GILD) have been moving in the opposite direction. Although profits have fallen in recent quarters, this biotech still generates bucketloads of cash, and... Read more
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FOX Business
US Concrete Stock: Buy at the High?Continue Reading Below The pessimism never came true in the last 12 months, an
FOX Business / Posted 28 minutes ago
Continue Reading Below The pessimism never came true in the last 12 months, anyway, as urban cement supplier's stock has continued to trek higher throughout the year. While shares hit new 52-week (and all-time) highs earlier this month, the... Read more
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FOX Business
3 Top Small-Cap Stocks to Buy in DecemberSmall-cap stocks are riskier than their blue-chip peers, but they can also deli
FOX Business / Posted 28 minutes ago
Small-cap stocks are riskier than their blue-chip peers, but they can also deliver incredible gains. The trick is finding solid businesses that the rest of the market is overlooking, putting your emotions aside to ride out volatility, and remembering... Read more
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Beauregard Daily News
Rosepine wastewater site negotiations continueROSEPINE — Required appraisals are being done of property that Rosepine wants t
Beauregard Daily News / Posted 31 minutes ago
ROSEPINE — Required appraisals are being done of property that Rosepine wants to purchase as the site of a new wastewater plant. The town and property owners have been negotiating for a couple of months on a purchase price. Once a price is agreed... Read more
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Calculated Risk
Schedule for Week of December 17thThe key economic reports this week are November housing starts, new home sales
Calculated Risk / Posted 36 minutes ago
The key economic reports this week are November housing starts, new home sales and existing home sales. Other key reports include the third estimate of Q3 GDP, and Personal Income & Outlays for November. For manufacturing, the December Philly Fed... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
WIFA state championship to be held on Minocqua Chain232 S. Courtney Street, Rhinelander, WI 54501 | Office (715) 365-6397 | Fax (71
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 36 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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The Rhinelander Daily News
Three Lakes announces first quarter honor roll232 S. Courtney Street, Rhinelander, WI 54501 | Office (715) 365-6397 | Fax (71
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 36 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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The Rhinelander Daily News
Nicolet dental hygiene students launch Healthy Senior Smiles program232 S. Courtney Street, Rhinelander, WI 54501 | Office (715) 365-6397 | Fax (71
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 36 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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The Rhinelander Daily News
Marshfield wins approval to build hospital232 S. Courtney Street, Rhinelander, WI 54501 | Office (715) 365-6397 | Fax (71
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 37 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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Zero Hedge
Bank of Canada Governor Is Right To Be Worried About The EconomyBank of Canada governor Stephen Poloz cited numerous worries plaguing the econo
Zero Hedge / Posted 47 minutes ago
Bank of Canada governor Stephen Poloz cited numerous worries plaguing the economy during his speech to Toronto’s financial elites yesterday at the prestigious Canadian Club. However, the title of Poloz’s presentation, “Three things keeping me awake... Read more
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The Age
Canberra Times Letters to the Editor: We don't know what we don't knowThe headline "fishing boats" represents a fuzzy approximation of the vessels in
The Age / Posted 53 minutes ago
The headline "fishing boats" represents a fuzzy approximation of the vessels in question, which are a combined super trawler and factory ship, upwards of 10,000 tonnes and about 150metres long, with 6500 tonnes cargo capacity and flying flags of... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Canberra Times Letters to the Editor: We don't know what we don't knowThe headline "fishing boats" represents a fuzzy approximation of the vessels in
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 54 minutes ago
The headline "fishing boats" represents a fuzzy approximation of the vessels in question, which are a combined super trawler and factory ship, upwards of 10,000 tonnes and about 150metres long, with 6500 tonnes cargo capacity and flying flags of... Read more
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The Inverness Courier
Homes plan at frozen food store welcomedPublished: 16/12/2017 13:00 - Updated: 14/12/2017 15:18 An artist's impression
The Inverness Courier / Posted an hour ago
Published: 16/12/2017 13:00 - Updated: 14/12/2017 15:18 An artist's impression of how the former Farmfoods building could be turned into housing and retail. PLANS to transform a former frozen food supermarket in Inverness city centre have been... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Saudi Banks And Businesses Feel Effects Of High-Profile DetentionsOn the evening of Saturday, Nov. 4, the authorities in Saudi Arabia began round
KERA North Texas / Posted an hour ago
On the evening of Saturday, Nov. 4, the authorities in Saudi Arabia began rounding up dozens of businessmen, ministers and princes. It was a striking start to an anti-corruption campaign spearheaded by the young and powerful Crown Prince Mohammed bin... Read more
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asianage
UIDAI bars Airtel, Payments Bank from Aadhaar-based SIM verificationNew Delhi: In its strongest action yet, the UIDAI has temporarily barred Bharti
asianage / Posted an hour ago
New Delhi: In its strongest action yet, the UIDAI has temporarily barred Bharti Airtel and Airtel Payments Bank from conducting Aadhaar-based SIM verification of mobile customers using eKYC process as well as e-KYC of payments bank clients. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kazembe On Infrastructure DevelopmentSport, Arts and Recreation Minister Kazembe Kazembe believes that exposing loca
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Sport, Arts and Recreation Minister Kazembe Kazembe believes that exposing local athletes to proper facilities will enhance their competitiveness and indicated that this had influenced the importance they are attaching to infrastructure development... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Saudi Banks And Businesses Feel Effects Of High-Profile DetentionsOn the evening of Saturday, Nov. 4, the authorities in Saudi Arabia began round
KPBS San Diego / Posted an hour ago
On the evening of Saturday, Nov. 4, the authorities in Saudi Arabia began rounding up dozens of businessmen, ministers and princes. It was a striking start to an anti-corruption campaign spearheaded by the young and powerful Crown Prince Mohammed bin... Read more
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FOX Business
The 3 Best Marijuana Stocks of 2017How well did marijuana stocks fare in 2017? It depends. Previous high-flying ca
FOX Business / Posted an hour ago
How well did marijuana stocks fare in 2017? It depends. Previous high-flying cannabinoid-focused biotech stocks didn't generate a lot of excitement for investors this year. Neither did most U.S.-based marijuana stocks. But it was a much different... Read more
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FOX Business
The 3 Best Marijuana Stocks of 2017How well did marijuana stocks fare in 2017? It depends. Previous high-flying ca
FOX Business / Posted an hour ago
How well did marijuana stocks fare in 2017? It depends. Previous high-flying cannabinoid-focused biotech stocks didn't generate a lot of excitement for investors this year. Neither did most U.S.-based marijuana stocks. But it was a much different... Read more
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Boston Herald
Three more unnamed parties compete with GateHouse for HeraldThree additional parties have shown interest in buying the Herald in the days f
Boston Herald / Posted an hour ago
Three additional parties have shown interest in buying the Herald in the days following its declaration of Chapter 11 bankruptcy and $4.5 million sale agreement with publishing giant GateHouse Media. Herald finance chief Jeff Magram confirmed three... Read more
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The Hindu
UIDAI suspends Airtel, Airtel Payments Bank’s eKYC licenceIn its strongest action yet, the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDA
The Hindu / Posted an hour ago
In its strongest action yet, the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has temporarily barred Bharti Airtel and Airtel Payments Bank from conducting Aadhaar-based SIM verification of mobile customers using eKYC process as well as e-KYC of... Read more
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Daily Echo
100 jobs lost as major shipbuilder goes into administrationA MAJOR shipbuilder with yards in Hampshire has gone into administration with t
Daily Echo / Posted an hour ago
A MAJOR shipbuilder with yards in Hampshire has gone into administration with the loss of more than 100 jobs. A statement issued on behalf of Burgess Marine said: “The company has gone into administration due to the challenges surrounding the... Read more
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Fortune
Big Data meets Big BrotherOver the past few weeks Fortune colleagues and I have written at length about C
Fortune / Posted an hour ago
Over the past few weeks Fortune colleagues and I have written at length about China’s rise as an “innovation superpower,” particularly in sectors involving the Internet, e-commerce and mobile payment. We’ve marveled at the scale of China’s two... Read more
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