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ABC 6 Providence
Massachusetts single-family home prices soar to new highsBOSTON (AP) - Two organizations that track the real estate market say the media
Massachusetts single-family home prices soar to new highs
ABC 6 Providence / Posted a minute ago
BOSTON (AP) - Two organizations that track the real estate market say the median price of a single-family home in Massachusetts has reached its highest level ever. The Massachusetts Association of Realtors said Tuesday that the median price reached... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Doctor shot dead by gunman who then committed suicideCommenting & Moderation We moderate all comments on Evening Times on either a
Doctor shot dead by gunman who then committed suicide
EveningTimes Online / Posted 2 minutes ago
Commenting & Moderation We moderate all comments on Evening Times on either a pre-moderated or post-moderated basis. If you're a relatively new user then your comments will be reviewed before publication and if we know you well and trust you then... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
AB InBev sweetens offer for SABMiller to $103 billion(Bloomberg)—Anheuser-Busch InBev NV raised its bid for British brewer SABMiller
AB InBev sweetens offer for SABMiller to $103 billion
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 2 minutes ago
(Bloomberg)—Anheuser-Busch InBev NV raised its bid for British brewer SABMiller Plc to $103 billion, trying to assuage investor concern that the deal is less attractive after the U.K.’s vote to exit the European Union prompted a slump in the... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Eamonn Holmes hints he may be entering Celebrity Big Brother houseCommenting & Moderation We moderate all comments on Evening Times on either a
Eamonn Holmes hints he may be entering Celebrity Big Brother house
EveningTimes Online / Posted 2 minutes ago
Commenting & Moderation We moderate all comments on Evening Times on either a pre-moderated or post-moderated basis. If you're a relatively new user then your comments will be reviewed before publication and if we know you well and trust you then... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Credit card crackdown: 5m card holders to receive texts when deals end - and 'rip-off' fees kick inNearly 5 million credit card holders will receive texts and emails to tell them
Credit card crackdown: 5m card holders to receive texts when deals end - and 'rip-off' fees kick in
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 minutes ago
Nearly 5 million credit card holders will receive texts and emails to tell them when deals are coming to end under a new crackdown on lending rip-offs by City watchdogs. New rules being finalized by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) will force... Read more
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heraldscotland
Steven Pressley resigns as Fleetwood Town manager after nine monthsComments & Moderation We moderate all comments on Herald Scotland on either a
Steven Pressley resigns as Fleetwood Town manager after nine months
heraldscotland / Posted 5 minutes ago
Comments & Moderation We moderate all comments on Herald Scotland on either a pre-moderated or post-moderated basis. If you're a relatively new user then your comments will be reviewed before publication and if we know you well and trust you then... Read more
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heraldscotland
Eamonn Holmes hints he may be entering Celebrity Big Brother houseComments & Moderation We moderate all comments on Herald Scotland on either a
Eamonn Holmes hints he may be entering Celebrity Big Brother house
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Comments & Moderation We moderate all comments on Herald Scotland on either a pre-moderated or post-moderated basis. If you're a relatively new user then your comments will be reviewed before publication and if we know you well and trust you then... Read more
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heraldscotland
Doctor shot dead by gunman who then committed suicideComments & Moderation We moderate all comments on Herald Scotland on either a
Doctor shot dead by gunman who then committed suicide
heraldscotland / Posted 5 minutes ago
Comments & Moderation We moderate all comments on Herald Scotland on either a pre-moderated or post-moderated basis. If you're a relatively new user then your comments will be reviewed before publication and if we know you well and trust you then... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Stamford-based Starwood reports second-quarter lossSTAMFORD — The Stamford-based Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide recorded a
Stamford-based Starwood reports second-quarter loss
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 minutes ago
STAMFORD — The Stamford-based Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide recorded a second-quarter total loss of $263 million, equal to $1.63 per share, according to its latest earnings report released Tuesday. The overall loss was driven by an after-tax... Read more
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The Economic Times
Haryana makes LED mandatory in government buildingsCHANDIGARH: Haryana government has made it mandatory for all central and state
Haryana makes LED mandatory in government buildings
The Economic Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
CHANDIGARH: Haryana government has made it mandatory for all central and state government offices, public sector undertakings, institutions and establishments in the state to use LED (light-emitting diode) lamps. The directive also applies to... Read more
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The Economic Times
Chiefs of regulatory bodies including SEBI and TRAI to get Rs 4.5 lakh payNEW DELHI: Chiefs of regulatory bodies including SEBI and TRAI will now get a c
Chiefs of regulatory bodies including SEBI and TRAI to get Rs 4.5 lakh pay
The Economic Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
NEW DELHI: Chiefs of regulatory bodies including SEBI and TRAI will now get a consolidated pay package of Rs 4.5 lakh per month, while their full-time members will get Rs 4 lakh each. Besides, their consolidated pay package will be raised by 25 per... Read more
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The Economic Times
Be cautious about NBFCs, valuations are stretched: Ajay Bagga, Market ExpertSecond, on NBFCs, the valuations are getting quite stretched especially on micr
Be cautious about NBFCs, valuations are stretched: Ajay Bagga, Market Expert
The Economic Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
Second, on NBFCs, the valuations are getting quite stretched especially on microfinance. With the small bank NBFCs are at seven times-eight times price to book kind of valuations, probably you are better off with the big private sector banks or the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Fosters SABMiller cross-border deal not taxable: Delhi High Court10 years after British beer major SABMiller acquired the Indian assets of Austr
Fosters SABMiller cross-border deal not taxable: Delhi High Court
The Economic Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
10 years after British beer major SABMiller acquired the Indian assets of Australia based Fosters in a high-profile deal struck for $120 million, the Delhi High Court has passed a landmark order rejecting the revenue authorities attempts to tax the... Read more
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The Economic Times
PSBs write off Rs 59,547-crore loan in FY16NEW DELHI: Public sector banks (PSBs) have written off loans worth Rs 59,547 cr
PSBs write off Rs 59,547-crore loan in FY16
The Economic Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
NEW DELHI: Public sector banks (PSBs) have written off loans worth Rs 59,547 crore in 2015-16, Parliament was informed today. Of the total, State Bank of India (SBI) alone has written off Rs 15,763 crore worth loans, Minister of State for Finance... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
AB InBev ups offer for SABMiller after Brexit pound slumpLONDON (AP) - Brewer Anheuser-Busch InBev has increased its cash offer for SABM
AB InBev ups offer for SABMiller after Brexit pound slump
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 8 minutes ago
LONDON (AP) - Brewer Anheuser-Busch InBev has increased its cash offer for SABMiller to 45 pounds ($58.98) per share after pressure from investors who had seen the value of the bid drop as the pound declined following Britain's vote to leave the... Read more
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Perth Now
DuPont tops Street 2Q forecastsDuPont Co (DD) has reported second-quarter earnings of $US1.02 billion ($A1.37
DuPont tops Street 2Q forecasts
Perth Now / Posted 9 minutes ago
DuPont Co (DD) has reported second-quarter earnings of $US1.02 billion ($A1.37 billion). On a per-share basis, the Wilmington, Delaware-based company said it had net income of $UUS1.16. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs and to account for... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Organizers: Detroit-area attempt tops domino-toppling recordWESTLAND, Mich. (AP) - Organizers of a Detroit-area attempt to break a Guinness
Organizers: Detroit-area attempt tops domino-toppling record
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 10 minutes ago
WESTLAND, Mich. (AP) - Organizers of a Detroit-area attempt to break a Guinness World Records mark for topping dominoes say they've achieved their goal. Lead builder Steve Price says in a statement Tuesday that a final count showed 76,017 were... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Advance historic page from Jan. 21, 1952: Repair yard prepares for new constructionSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Today's archive page is from Jan. 21, 1952. The old McW
Advance historic page from Jan. 21, 1952: Repair yard prepares for new construction
Staten Island Advance / Posted 11 minutes ago
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Today's archive page is from Jan. 21, 1952. The old McWilliams Shipyard in West Brighton has been transformed from a graveyard into a growing ships repair enterprise in the six months since it was purchased by the newly... Read more
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International Business Times
Tesco trials Holland & Barrett concessions Tesco has formed a partnership with Holland & Barrett that will see the health
Tesco trials Holland & Barrett concessions
International Business Times / Posted 16 minutes ago
Tesco has formed a partnership with Holland & Barrett that will see the health food retailer launch outlets in the grocer's supermarkets. The deal will see Holland & Barrett staff sell around 3,000 products from concessions inside Tesco stores. The... Read more
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Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
New transparency toolkit puts emphasis on investors to combat deforestation A new online tool has been launched today (26 July) to highlight which global
New transparency toolkit puts emphasis on investors to combat deforestation
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted 17 minutes ago
A new online tool has been launched today (26 July) to highlight which global mutual funds and investment portfolios contain links associated to deforestation and palm oil... Read more
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Zero Hedge
July 26Overnight Media Digest - Bangladesh police said Tuesday they killed nine suspe
July 26
Zero Hedge / Posted 18 minutes ago
Overnight Media Digest - Bangladesh police said Tuesday they killed nine suspected extremists during a raid on a militant hideout in Dhaka. Police surrounded a five-story building in the Kalyanpur suburb of the Bangladeshi capital in the early hours... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Verizon reports bigger-than-expected fall in quarterly revenueREUTERS: Verizon Communications Inc reported a bigger-than-expected fall in qua
Verizon reports bigger-than-expected fall in quarterly revenue
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 minutes ago
REUTERS: Verizon Communications Inc reported a bigger-than-expected fall in quarterly revenue on Tuesday as the No. 1 U.S. wireless carrier took a charge related to a strike by its wireline workers and more customers opted for cheaper plans. The... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Talks taking place over toilet futureAre you getting the best medical care for you in North Somerset, or is your GP
Talks taking place over toilet future
Weston Mercury / Posted 19 minutes ago
Are you getting the best medical care for you in North Somerset, or is your GP falling short of the mark? New NHS England survey statistics may have diagnosed the issues of doctors’ surgeries in the area – and perhaps suggested a remedy for... Read more
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The News and Star
Bank of England policymaker backs stimulus measures as report points to slowdownBank of England policymaker Martin Weale said he favours stimulus measures to s
Bank of England policymaker backs stimulus measures as report points to slowdown
The News and Star / Posted 20 minutes ago
Bank of England policymaker Martin Weale said he favours stimulus measures to shore up the UK economy after a post-referendum report pointed to a major growth slowdown. Mr Weale, a member of the Bank's Monetary Policy Committee (MPC), shifted his... Read more
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USA Today
Fed likely to upgrade outlook, stay mum on ratesDespite encouraging rebounds in both job growth and markets in recent weeks, th
Fed likely to upgrade outlook, stay mum on rates
USA Today / Posted 20 minutes ago
Despite encouraging rebounds in both job growth and markets in recent weeks, the Federal Reserve is expected to maintain its poker face this week, offering few, if any, clues as to whether it will raise interest rates in September, economists... Read more
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SKY News
BP Profits Fall By 44% On Weak Oil PricesIt reported a 44% fall in underlying replacement cost profit, the benchmark ind
BP Profits Fall By 44% On Weak Oil Prices
SKY News / Posted 21 minutes ago
It reported a 44% fall in underlying replacement cost profit, the benchmark industry measure, over the three-month period to $720m (£550m) compared to a year earlier. The figure excludes one-off items and fluctuations in the value of inventories to... Read more
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NJ.com
Company marks move from NYC to Jersey City with ribbon-cuttingWorld Business Lenders, lured from New York by a $17 million tax credit, cut th
Company marks move from NYC to Jersey City with ribbon-cutting
NJ.com / Posted 21 minutes ago
World Business Lenders, lured from New York by a $17 million tax credit, cut the ribbon on its new headquarters in Downtown Jersey City with local, state and federal elected officials looking on last week. that specializes in providing working... Read more
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express
Pound plunges as Bank of England prepares to cut interest rates THE Bank of England is expected to cut interest rate in August after a member
Pound plunges as Bank of England prepares to cut interest rates
express / Posted 23 minutes ago
THE Bank of England is expected to cut interest rate in August after a member of its Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) called for action to boost the economy. The Bank of England is... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Cost of living - fuel prices dropThe cost of fuel dropped this week, with unleaded petrol now at 111.7 pence per
Cost of living - fuel prices drop
Wakefield Today / Posted 23 minutes ago
The cost of fuel dropped this week, with unleaded petrol now at 111.7 pence per litre - 0.2p per litre cheaper than the price seven days ago. Office of National Statistics figures also show that the cost of diesel has also fallen slightly, by 0.1... Read more
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Bankrate.com
GM earnings soar, and so might air-bag recallsGeneral Motors Co. Chairman and CEO Mary Barra says GM had an "outstanding" sec
GM earnings soar, and so might air-bag recalls
Bankrate.com / Posted 24 minutes ago
General Motors Co. Chairman and CEO Mary Barra says GM had an "outstanding" second quarter, with net income rising 157%. Photo courtesy of GM General Motors has announced strong second-quarter earnings and also says it may have to recall 4.3 million... Read more
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