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The Rhinelander Daily News
Alzheimer's Association announces September family education programs232 S. Courtney Street, Rhinelander, WI 54501 | Office (715) 365-6397 | Fax (71
Alzheimer's Association announces September family education programs
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted moments 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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Connecticut Post
Suicide bomber hits near presidential palace in SomaliaStack-On 39-Drawer Organizer for $13 + pickup at Walmart Rubbermaid at Walmart
Suicide bomber hits near presidential palace in Somalia
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 minutes ago
Stack-On 39-Drawer Organizer for $13 + pickup at Walmart Rubbermaid at Walmart for Deals from $8 + free shipping w/ $50 Better Homes And Gardens 10-Shelf Organizer for $5 + pickup at... Bowflex EZ Pro Heart Rate Monitor Watch for $10 + pickup... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Apple must pay up to $14.5B in back taxes to IrelandSAN FRANCISCO, California (USA TODAY) - - Apple must pay up to $14.5 billion in
Apple must pay up to $14.5B in back taxes to Ireland
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 5 minutes ago
SAN FRANCISCO, California (USA TODAY) - - Apple must pay up to $14.5 billion in back taxes to Ireland, the European Union ruled Tuesday after the bloc's anti-trust arm concluded that the technology firm was given illegal tax benefits over two... Read more
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Connecticut Post
50 companies that have lost the most stock value since 2006In the days before the huge financial crisis of the last decade, American compa
50 companies that have lost the most stock value since 2006
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 minutes ago
In the days before the huge financial crisis of the last decade, American companies and executives were living fast and high off the habits of a consumer base addicted to spending outside its means. Then everything went to pot as homes were... Read more
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Crosscut
Seattle considers limits — or taxes — on Airbnb rentalsWhat does Airbnb have to lose with Seattle’s new proposed regulations on rental
Seattle considers limits — or taxes — on Airbnb rentals
Crosscut / Posted 7 minutes ago
What does Airbnb have to lose with Seattle’s new proposed regulations on rentals? By one estimate, a lot. Last Thursday, the data-centric news website FiveThirtyEight (a media outlet spun off from the New York Times) released an analysis of Airbnb’s... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Saudi Arabia signs initial deals with China on prince's visitDUBAI: Saudi Arabia signed 15 preliminary agreements with China on Tuesday in s
Saudi Arabia signs initial deals with China on prince's visit
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 minutes ago
DUBAI: Saudi Arabia signed 15 preliminary agreements with China on Tuesday in sectors from energy to housing on a trip headed by Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman aimed at bolstering relations with a top energy customer and trade partner. The... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
EpiPen maker Mylan hires banks for debut euro bondLONDON (IFR) - Mylan has hired banks for a euro-denominated multi-tranche debut
EpiPen maker Mylan hires banks for debut euro bond
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 minutes ago
LONDON (IFR) - Mylan has hired banks for a euro-denominated multi-tranche debut euro bond, a day after the under-fire drugmaker announced it would launch a generic version of its EpiPen allergy injection at half the price. The company has mandated... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Abercrombie & Fitch sales fall for 14th straight quarterREUTERS: Teen apparel retailer Abercrombie & Fitch Co's sales dropped for the 1
Abercrombie & Fitch sales fall for 14th straight quarter
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 minutes ago
REUTERS: Teen apparel retailer Abercrombie & Fitch Co's sales dropped for the 14th straight quarter, hurt by lower traffic, including from tourists, at its flagship stores. The company's shares tumbled nearly 12 percent in premarket trading on... Read more
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Fortune
After Putting Off IPO, This Cybersecurity Firm Raised $50 Million in Private FundsCybersecurity company LogRhythm has raised $50 million from private investors a
After Putting Off IPO, This Cybersecurity Firm Raised $50 Million in Private Funds
Fortune / Posted 14 minutes ago
Cybersecurity company LogRhythm has raised $50 million from private investors after postponing plans for an initial public offering late last year, the company said Tuesday, the latest sign of how austere the IPO market has become for some technology... Read more
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Fortune
A New VC Fund Revs Up in Columbus, OhioRev1 Ventures this morning announced that it has raised $22 million for a new f
A New VC Fund Revs Up in Columbus, Ohio
Fortune / Posted 14 minutes ago
Rev1 Ventures this morning announced that it has raised $22 million for a new fund focused on seed-stage startups in Columbus, Ohio. Among the investors are local institutions like Ohio State University, Nationwide Mutual Insurance Co., Cardinal... Read more
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USA Today
How 'churning' credit cards for miles can backfireWe’ve all done it (guilty as charged). An airline-branded credit card entices
How 'churning' credit cards for miles can backfire
USA Today / Posted 14 minutes ago
We’ve all done it (guilty as charged). An airline-branded credit card entices you to sign up with a bonus miles or points offer, typically 30,000 miles but sometimes 70,000 or 100,000, if you make a minimum spend, such as $3,000 in the first three... Read more
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birminghammail
Free wi-fi on every train - and more services promisedFree wi-fi will be available to passengers on all West Midlands rail services b
Free wi-fi on every train - and more services promised
birminghammail / Posted 14 minutes ago
Free wi-fi will be available to passengers on all West Midlands rail services by 2019. The commitment has been made in plans described as a ‘game changer’ for public transport in the region. Rival rail companies hoping to secure the London Midland... Read more
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SKY News
The Wider Impact Of Taking A Bite From AppleAs the Irish see it, the Commission's decision infringes the right of EU states
The Wider Impact Of Taking A Bite From Apple
SKY News / Posted 14 minutes ago
As the Irish see it, the Commission's decision infringes the right of EU states to set their own tax policies. Ireland says it gave no preferential terms to Apple not available to other companies. Brussels meddling in its tax affairs, Dublin will... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Abercrombie reports loss; sales woes worry investors Arthur Martinez, Abercrombie & Fitch executive chairman Abercrombie & Fitch
Abercrombie reports loss; sales woes worry investors
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 14 minutes ago
Arthur Martinez, Abercrombie & Fitch executive chairman Abercrombie & Fitch Co. on Tuesday reported a wider fiscal second quarter loss as both U.S. and international sales fell. The New... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Cord-cutting accelerates in second quarter; 812,000 fewer homes with pay-TVThe flight of pay-TV customers continues. In a grim reminder of the challenges
Cord-cutting accelerates in second quarter; 812,000 fewer homes with pay-TV
Los Angeles Times / Posted 15 minutes ago
The flight of pay-TV customers continues. In a grim reminder of the challenges facing media companies, an estimated 812,000 subscribers pulled the plug on their pay-television service in the second quarter, according to a study by consulting firm... Read more
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WALB Albany
Apple CEO says no 'special deals' with IrelandBRUSSELS (AP) - The Latest on the European Union's decision that Apple must pay
Apple CEO says no 'special deals' with Ireland
WALB Albany / Posted 16 minutes ago
BRUSSELS (AP) - The Latest on the European Union's decision that Apple must pay billions in back taxes (all times local): 2:30 p.m. Apple CEO Tim Cook says the iPhone maker never asked or received "special deals" on its taxes from Ireland, and that... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Apple slapped with up to 13 billion euro tax bill EU antitrust regulators order Apple to pay up to 13 billion euros in taxes pl
Apple slapped with up to 13 billion euro tax bill
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 17 minutes ago
EU antitrust regulators order Apple to pay up to 13 billion euros in taxes plus interest to the Irish government after ruling that a special scheme to route profits through Ireland was illegal state... Read more
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The Irish Times
Apple insists it will continue to invest in Ireland Technology giant’s chief financial officer comments following EU tax ruling A
Apple insists it will continue to invest in Ireland
The Irish Times / Posted 18 minutes ago
Technology giant’s chief financial officer comments following EU tax ruling Apple’s Cork campus. Its chief financial officer Luca Maestri said on Tuesday the iPhone maker’s investment plans in... Read more
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The Irish Times
Euro-area economic confidence hit by Brexit effectEuro-area economic confidence worsened more than analysts predicted in August i
Euro-area economic confidence hit by Brexit effect
The Irish Times / Posted 18 minutes ago
Euro-area economic confidence worsened more than analysts predicted in August in a sign that the reverberations of Britain’s decision to leave the European Union may finally be reaching companies and households. An index of industry and consumer... Read more
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The Irish Times
Tim Cook reacts: ‘We are committed to Ireland’Thirty-six years ago, long before introducing iPhone, iPod or even the Mac, Ste
Tim Cook reacts: ‘We are committed to Ireland’
The Irish Times / Posted 18 minutes ago
Thirty-six years ago, long before introducing iPhone, iPod or even the Mac, Steve Jobs established Apple’s first operations in Europe. At the time, the company knew that in order to serve customers in Europe, it would need a base there. So, in... Read more
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The Irish Times
Ireland now caught in multinational tax rowThe final details of the European Commission’s decision on Apple is full of com
Ireland now caught in multinational tax row
The Irish Times / Posted 18 minutes ago
The final details of the European Commission’s decision on Apple is full of complexity and obscure points of tax and competition law. But the essence of this is simple. The European Commission is arguing that the profits which Apple earned outside... Read more
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Market Watch
Sears to bring paint back to storesSears Holding Corp. SHLD, +1.91% said Tuesday that it will bring paint back to
Sears to bring paint back to stores
Market Watch / Posted 18 minutes ago
Sears Holding Corp. SHLD, +1.91% said Tuesday that it will bring paint back to stores due to the strong housing market and the rising number of home-improvement projects. The rollout will start in 23 stores before going nationwide, starting with... Read more
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Market Watch
Fred's disappoints as pharmacy sales weakenFred's Inc. deepened its loss in the latest quarter as sales slipped amid weakn
Fred's disappoints as pharmacy sales weaken
Market Watch / Posted 19 minutes ago
Fred's Inc. deepened its loss in the latest quarter as sales slipped amid weakness in its pharmacy business. "We are disappointed with the company's performance, as comparable-store sales were down in front store, retail pharmacy and specialty... Read more
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Salon.com
Uganda grants 8 oil production licenses to Total, TullowKAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Uganda’s government has issued eight oil production lice
Uganda grants 8 oil production licenses to Total, Tullow
Salon.com / Posted 19 minutes ago
KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Uganda’s government has issued eight oil production licenses to two foreign companies, moving the East African country closer to becoming a producer of crude. Five of the licenses were granted to Britain’s Tullow Oil while... Read more
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Salon.com
13B euros would be huge windfall for IrelandBRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on the European Union’s decision that Apple must pay
13B euros would be huge windfall for Ireland
Salon.com / Posted 19 minutes ago
BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on the European Union’s decision that Apple must pay billions in back taxes (all times local): 1:45 p.m. 13 billion euros ($14.5 billion) looks like a ton of money for any nation. But for the 4.6 million people of the... Read more
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Salon.com
Cambodia nabs 64 from China, Taiwan in alleged internet scamAlthough Taiwan’s constitution formally decrees that it and the mainland are pa
Cambodia nabs 64 from China, Taiwan in alleged internet scam
Salon.com / Posted 19 minutes ago
Although Taiwan’s constitution formally decrees that it and the mainland are part of a single Chinese nation, Taiwan functions like an independent country and does not acknowledge Beijing’s claim of authority over it. Rights activists and Taiwanese... Read more
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chroniclelive
Construction work starts on 225 new homes in Wallsend, North TynesideWork is underway to construct more than 200 new homes in a Tyneside town. The
Construction work starts on 225 new homes in Wallsend, North Tyneside
chroniclelive / Posted 19 minutes ago
Work is underway to construct more than 200 new homes in a Tyneside town. The first phase of the project will include 225 properties. And, as part of the programme, Persimmon Homes will be pouring almost £500,000 into community schemes including a... Read more
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The Register
Ireland taxman: Apple got NO favours from us. Honest, guvApple paying €50 corporation tax in Ireland on every €1m of profit reported – a
Ireland taxman: Apple got NO favours from us. Honest, guv
The Register / Posted 20 minutes ago
Apple paying €50 corporation tax in Ireland on every €1m of profit reported – a rate of 0.005 per cent – was in compliance with local laws, the Emerald Isle’s under-fire Revenue Commissioners have claimed. “We have provided all relevant information... Read more
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Scotsman
Petrofac returns to profit after surge in revenues Petrofac chief executive Ayman Asfari. Picture: Andrew Shaw Oilfield contract
Petrofac returns to profit after surge in revenues
Scotsman / Posted 22 minutes ago
Petrofac chief executive Ayman Asfari. Picture: Andrew Shaw Oilfield contractor Petrofac today said it was on track to meet its full-year profit goals after moving back into the black during the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Oil prices rise on US weather disruption, OPEC action speculationOil and gas operators in the US Gulf of Mexico have shut production equal to 16
Oil prices rise on US weather disruption, OPEC action speculation
Business Standard India / Posted 24 minutes ago
Oil and gas operators in the US Gulf of Mexico have shut production equal to 168,334 barrels-per-day (bpd) of oil Oil futures rose on Tuesday supported by production suspensions in the... Read more
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