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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
New schools in Bentonville, Rogers to get state fundingArkansas has approved spending $44.5 million for 49 school construction, replac
New schools in Bentonville, Rogers to get state funding
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted moments ago
Arkansas has approved spending $44.5 million for 49 school construction, replacement and system repair projects across the state. The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette (http://bit.ly/1UfGoDE ) reports that the Commission for Arkansas Public School Academic... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Gawker may be looking to sell after losing Hulk Hogan caseNEW YORK (AP) - The embattled online media company Gawker Media has hired an in
Gawker may be looking to sell after losing Hulk Hogan case
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted moments ago
NEW YORK (AP) - The embattled online media company Gawker Media has hired an investment banker to explore its options, including a possible sale. Two months ago, Gawker lost a $140 million invasion-of-privacy suit against Hulk Hogan over a sex tape... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Dozens of firms creating foreign-based shell companies in two U.S. statesMossack Fonseca, the focus of the Panama Papers leak, is far from the only comp
Dozens of firms creating foreign-based shell companies in two U.S. states
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted moments ago
Mossack Fonseca, the focus of the Panama Papers leak, is far from the only company mass-producing shell companies in secrecy-friendly states like Wyoming, Nevada and Delaware. A USA TODAY examination of the limited records that are available — some... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Dozens of firms creating foreign-based shell companies in two U.S. statesMossack Fonseca, the focus of the Panama Papers leak, is far from the only comp
Dozens of firms creating foreign-based shell companies in two U.S. states
KREM.com Spokane / Posted moments ago
Mossack Fonseca, the focus of the Panama Papers leak, is far from the only company mass-producing shell companies in secrecy-friendly states like Wyoming, Nevada and Delaware. A USA TODAY examination of the limited records that are available — some... Read more
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DW
Oil price hits $50 for the first time this year |Brent crude passes $50 for first time in 2016 26.05.2016 The price tag on Bren
Oil price hits $50 for the first time this year |
DW / Posted 2 minutes ago
Brent crude passes $50 for first time in 2016 26.05.2016 The price tag on Brent crude passed $50 for the first time in 2016, after a drop in US crude inventories. The milestone fuels hope of a recovery after prices have languished at the bottom of... Read more
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DW
Monsanto's Indian business model faces harsh criticism |Monsanto rejects Bayer's takeover bid 24.05.2016 US agribusiness giant Monsant
Monsanto's Indian business model faces harsh criticism |
DW / Posted 2 minutes ago
Monsanto rejects Bayer's takeover bid 24.05.2016 US agribusiness giant Monsanto has rejected a multi-billion takeover bid by German pharma and crop science firm Bayer, saying the offer was too low. However, they were open to further talks on a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SA Economy Forges AheadPretoria — Working together with business and labour, government says it remain
SA Economy Forges Ahead
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
Pretoria — Working together with business and labour, government says it remains focused on reigniting economic growth, preserving existing jobs and creating more sustainable jobs. "Through our programme of structural reforms and fiscal... Read more
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DW
G7 looks for smallest common denominator |Prime Minister Shinzo Abe cannot really be blamed for beating about the bush. H
G7 looks for smallest common denominator |
DW / Posted 2 minutes ago
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe cannot really be blamed for beating about the bush. He demanded that "a clear and strong signal" for economic growth be sent out from the G7 meeting in his country, pointing out that the current situation was indeed alarming... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nam Business Climate DeterioratingTHE latest Business Climate Monitor of the Institute for Public Policy Research
Nam Business Climate Deteriorating
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
THE latest Business Climate Monitor of the Institute for Public Policy Research (IPPR) and IJG Securities paints a picture of the Namibian economic landscape in decline. The Business Climate Monitor (BCM) for March 2016, relaunched this week, shows... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Looming Rand Downgrade to Undermine Stability of Local Financial SystemThe recently confirmed stable and sound financial system by the Bank of Namibia
Looming Rand Downgrade to Undermine Stability of Local Financial System
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
The recently confirmed stable and sound financial system by the Bank of Namibia and Namfisa will soon come under heavy pressure in the event of a South African rand downgrade. A downgrade in South Africa will put additional pressure on the stability... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Standard Bank Employees to Own 10 Percent of the BankWindhoek — With the recent 10 percent allocation of shares to Standard Bank emp
Standard Bank Employees to Own 10 Percent of the Bank
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
Windhoek — With the recent 10 percent allocation of shares to Standard Bank employees, the bank is showing that it is indeed embracing broad-based economic empowerment (BBEE). Between 1 400 and 1 500 Standard Bank employees in Namibia will now own... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Toyota SA Invests R6,1 Billion to Build New Hilux and Fortuner Ranges in DurbanJapanese automaker Toyota, recently announced that it has invested over R6,1 bi
Toyota SA Invests R6,1 Billion to Build New Hilux and Fortuner Ranges in Durban
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
Japanese automaker Toyota, recently announced that it has invested over R6,1 billion to facilitate production of the all-new Hilux and Fortuner at its Prospecton plant in Durban. This reaffirms Toyota South Africa Motors' (TSAM) position as the... Read more
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The Mercury News
Q&A: Jerry Kennelly, co-founder of Riverbed TechnologyOne of the problems with success as a company founder is that when your baby is
Q&A: Jerry Kennelly, co-founder of Riverbed Technology
The Mercury News / Posted 4 minutes ago
One of the problems with success as a company founder is that when your baby is grown up and its growth rates slow, activist investors may start agitating for a sale. That was the experience of Jerry Kennelly, co-founder of Riverbed Technology, a... Read more
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Reuters
Fed's Powell says interest rates could rise 'fairly soon'Federal Reserve Governor Jerome Powell delivers remarks during a conference at
Fed's Powell says interest rates could rise 'fairly soon'
Reuters / Posted 4 minutes ago
Federal Reserve Governor Jerome Powell delivers remarks during a conference at the Brookings Institution in Washington August 3, 2015. WASHINGTON A U.S. rate hike may come "fairly soon" if data confirm the economy is continuing to grow and labor... Read more
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CNBC
Worst is behind Chipotle, buy it: BernsteinInvestors should buy shares of Chipotle Mexican Grill as earnings will rebound
Worst is behind Chipotle, buy it: Bernstein
CNBC / Posted 5 minutes ago
Investors should buy shares of Chipotle Mexican Grill as earnings will rebound next year and the once red-hot food chain still has many years of growth ahead as it puts food safety concerns behind it, according to Bernstein. "Our research suggests... Read more
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CNBC
The stock market doesn't believe oil should be at $50 a barrelThe price of U.S. crude is up more than 34 percent this year, trading briefly a
The stock market doesn't believe oil should be at $50 a barrel
CNBC / Posted 5 minutes ago
The price of U.S. crude is up more than 34 percent this year, trading briefly above $50 a barrel Thursday morning. Yet shares of U.S. energy companies in the S&P 500 are up just over 11 percent year to date. Based on the historical correlation of the... Read more
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CNBC
G7 summit: Why 'Helicopter money' could be next move for desperate central banksThe Bank of Japan surprised markets with the unexpected adoption of negative in
G7 summit: Why 'Helicopter money' could be next move for desperate central banks
CNBC / Posted 5 minutes ago
The Bank of Japan surprised markets with the unexpected adoption of negative interest rates earlier this year. This came after its long slog of large scale asset purchases -- which absorbs more than the annual net issuance of Japanese government... Read more
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CNBC
This may be the tell-tale sign the Fed is about to hike ratesIt comes at a crucial time for Wall Street. Bank CEOs are practically begging F
This may be the tell-tale sign the Fed is about to hike rates
CNBC / Posted 5 minutes ago
It comes at a crucial time for Wall Street. Bank CEOs are practically begging FOMC representatives to lift interest rates for only the second time in nearly a decade; analysts and even Bank of America CEO Brian Moynihan said the company faces... Read more
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CNBC
S&P 500 could hit 2,600 next year, but pullback comes firstKatie Stockton, chief technical strategist at BTIG, told CNBC that short-term m
S&P 500 could hit 2,600 next year, but pullback comes first
CNBC / Posted 5 minutes ago
Katie Stockton, chief technical strategist at BTIG, told CNBC that short-term momentum has improved for the S&P, but the bounce is probably fleeting. Stocks likely won't hit new highs until later this year, she said. "A breakout really needs... Read more
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CNBC
Fed's Powell: Rate hike looking appropriate 'fairly soon'Federal Reserve Governor Jerome Powell said Thursday an interest rate hike coul
Fed's Powell: Rate hike looking appropriate 'fairly soon'
CNBC / Posted 5 minutes ago
Federal Reserve Governor Jerome Powell said Thursday an interest rate hike could be appropriate fairly soon, adding that he supports gradual hikes if data underpin forecasts of an improving economy. In prepared remarks from Washington, Powell said... Read more
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dna
Upgrade ATMs by September 2017 to prevent cloning of cards: RBI to BanksRBI on Thursday asked banks to upgrade all ATMs by September 2017 with addition
Upgrade ATMs by September 2017 to prevent cloning of cards: RBI to Banks
dna / Posted 7 minutes ago
RBI on Thursday asked banks to upgrade all ATMs by September 2017 with additional safety measures to prevent skimming and cloning of debit and credit cards. The Reserve Bank noted that while the POS terminal infrastructure in the country has been... Read more
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dna
Manohar Parrikar releases booklet to highlight work done by defence sectorMarking two years of NDA government, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Thurs
Manohar Parrikar releases booklet to highlight work done by defence sector
dna / Posted 7 minutes ago
Marking two years of NDA government, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Thursday released a booklet highlighting the efforts made by the Department of Defence Production in these years in pursuance of self- reliance in the sector. It is a... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Dozens of firms creating foreign-based shell companies in two U.S. statesMossack Fonseca, the focus of the Panama Papers leak, is far from the only comp
Dozens of firms creating foreign-based shell companies in two U.S. states
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 8 minutes ago
Mossack Fonseca, the focus of the Panama Papers leak, is far from the only company mass-producing shell companies in secrecy-friendly states like Wyoming, Nevada and Delaware. A USA TODAY examination of the limited records that are available — some... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Gawker may be looking to sell after losing Hulk Hogan caseNEW YORK (AP) - The embattled online media company Gawker Media has hired an in
Gawker may be looking to sell after losing Hulk Hogan case
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 9 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) - The embattled online media company Gawker Media has hired an investment banker to explore its options, including a possible sale. Two months ago, Gawker lost a $140 million invasion-of-privacy suit against Hulk Hogan over a sex tape... Read more
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The News & Observer
Yadkin Bank reportedly exploring a sale | News & Observer May 26, 2016 11:42 AM Bloomberg News cites people famili
Yadkin Bank reportedly exploring a sale
The News & Observer / Posted 10 minutes ago
| News & Observer May 26, 2016 11:42 AM Bloomberg News cites people familiar with the matter Raleigh-based bank has 110 branches Yadkin Bank, the Raleigh-based... Read more
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Daily Mail
Police raid McDonald's French headquarters in fraud probePolice raided McDonald's French headquarters in fraud probe days before searchi
Police raid McDonald's French headquarters in fraud probe
Daily Mail / Posted 10 minutes ago
Police raided McDonald's French headquarters in fraud probe days before searching Google's Paris base, officials reveal as France escalates its war on big businesses avoiding tax Agents searched the premises west of Paris last week, seizing... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Tate & Lyle sees annual profits rise by 5% Tate & Lyle said adjusted pre-tax profits were in line with expectations Foo
Tate & Lyle sees annual profits rise by 5%
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 11 minutes ago
Tate & Lyle said adjusted pre-tax profits were in line with expectations Food ingredients maker Tate & Lyle has bolstered annual profits in a sign that its plans to shore up the business were bearing... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Costco gains as warehouse club shines in cloudy retail climateCostco Wholesale Corp. shares gained the most in more than six years after earn
Costco gains as warehouse club shines in cloudy retail climate
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 11 minutes ago
Costco Wholesale Corp. shares gained the most in more than six years after earnings topped analysts' estimates, a sign the warehouse club is weathering a volatile retail climate. Net income rose 5.6 percent to $545 million, or $1.24 a share, the... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Gawker may be looking to sell after losing Hulk Hogan caseNEW YORK (AP) — The embattled online media company Gawker Media has hired an in
Gawker may be looking to sell after losing Hulk Hogan case
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 11 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) — The embattled online media company Gawker Media has hired an investment banker to explore its options, including a possible sale. Two months ago, Gawker lost a $140 million invasion-of-privacy suit against Hulk Hogan over a sex tape... Read more
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walesonline
Other countries plan to poach investment from Wales after BrexitA very senior official representing an EU member state revealed during a visit
Other countries plan to poach investment from Wales after Brexit
walesonline / Posted 12 minutes ago
A very senior official representing an EU member state revealed during a visit to Cardiff that he had instructed members of his team to compile such a list of investors in advance of the referendum. The official spoke to a private seminar of invited... Read more
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