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Channel NewsAsia
Lafarge ex-CEO denies knowing of Syria payments until latePARIS: A former CEO of French-Swiss cement maker LafargeHolcim said he was made
Channel NewsAsia / Posted a minute ago
PARIS: A former CEO of French-Swiss cement maker LafargeHolcim said he was made aware of payments to the Islamic State group in August 2014, contradicting an account by another top executive, a source close to the case said on Saturday (Dec... Read more
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Zero Hedge
$19,000: Bitcoin Hits New All Time High After Burst Of Asian Buying; Bigger Than Wells, Wal-MartHaving traded in a relatively narrow - for bitcoin - range of $16,500-$17,500 o
Zero Hedge / Posted a minute ago
Having traded in a relatively narrow - for bitcoin - range of $16,500-$17,500 over the past week, the world's most popular cryptocurrency jumped to new all time highs following the latest (unexplained) burst of buying out of Asia, with another... Read more
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NJ.com
An inside look at what your next governor Phil Murphy was doing in Puerto RicoWithin an hour after he landed here, Murphy and his wife, Tammy Murphy, had a p
NJ.com / Posted 4 minutes ago
Within an hour after he landed here, Murphy and his wife, Tammy Murphy, had a private lunch with Rossello at the governor's official residence, La Fortaleza, a sixteenth century structure that's half palace and half fortress and is perched along the... Read more
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Gulf News
Oman’s economy seems to be in correction modeBut the projected budget deficit for 2018 will be a cause for high concern The
Gulf News / Posted 18 minutes ago
But the projected budget deficit for 2018 will be a cause for high concern The Omani economy is doing fine in the ongoing environment of continuing socioeconomic challenges. What’s more, multinational agencies are projecting improved performances in... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
As Bitcoin, other currencies soar, regulators urge cautionNEW YORK (AP) — The public's interest in all things bitcoin and efforts by entr
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 18 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) — The public's interest in all things bitcoin and efforts by entrepreneurs to fund their businesses with digital currencies is starting to draw more attention from regulators. The head of the Securities and Exchange Commission this... Read more
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The Middletown Press
As Bitcoin, other currencies soar, regulators urge cautionNEW YORK (AP) — The public's interest in all things bitcoin and efforts by entr
The Middletown Press / Posted 20 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) — The public's interest in all things bitcoin and efforts by entrepreneurs to fund their businesses with digital currencies is starting to draw more attention from regulators. The head of the Securities and Exchange Commission this... Read more
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DW
Japan opens first drive-through funeral service |Shrinking population remains 'key headwind' to Japan's growth Driven by higher
DW / Posted 27 minutes ago
Shrinking population remains 'key headwind' to Japan's growth Driven by higher exports, Japan's economy limped out of recession in the last quarter of 2014 after contracting in the two previous quarters. But is the recovery set to last? DW talks to... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Retail chain sued for selling guns to shooterSAN ANTONIO (AP) — Relatives of three people killed in the November shooting ra
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 28 minutes ago
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Relatives of three people killed in the November shooting rampage inside a Texas church are suing a sporting goods chain that sold two firearms to the gunman. The lawsuit filed Wednesday seeks $25 million in damages. It alleges... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
I'll Be Bigger Than Wizkid, Bob Marley - Sugar BoyUmoren Akanimoh Felix, better known as Sugarboy. It has become a trend for des
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 minutes ago
Umoren Akanimoh Felix, better known as Sugarboy. It has become a trend for desperate budding music acts to court media or public attention by stirring the hornet's nest at the slightest provocation to achieve fame and popularity. But for... Read more
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Eye Witness News
[ALERT] Treasury reviews higher education proposals Commission of Inquiry into higher education had recommended that government i
Eye Witness News / Posted 39 minutes ago
Commission of Inquiry into higher education had recommended that government increase funding to the post-school education and training sector as a whole. Picture: EWN. JOHANNESBURG – National... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
100 per cent of Nine Elms shared ownership sold to Wandsworth peopleAll of the homes in a riverside Battersea development have been sold to people
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 41 minutes ago
All of the homes in a riverside Battersea development have been sold to people who work or live in Wandsworth, the council has said. The 116 one- and two-bedroom flats at the Riverlight site, in Nine Elms Lane, were have been purchased by people who... Read more
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FOX Business
Forget Coca-Cola, Altria Group Is a Better Dividend StockCoca-Cola(NYSE: KO) and Altria(NYSE: MO) are two of the most well-known stocks
FOX Business / Posted 41 minutes ago
Coca-Cola(NYSE: KO) and Altria(NYSE: MO) are two of the most well-known stocks in the consumer staples sector. Coca-Cola is one of the world's top beverage makers, and Altria's flagship Marlboro cigarettes make it the biggest tobacco company in... Read more
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FOX Business
Yield Tech StocksMany tech stocks don't pay dividends. But that doesn't mean the sector is void
FOX Business / Posted 41 minutes ago
Many tech stocks don't pay dividends. But that doesn't mean the sector is void of top-notch dividend stocks. We asked three of our Foolish investors to pick a high-yield tech stock worthy of your investment dollars. Here's why they chose... Read more
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FOX Business
What to Expect From Seadrill Ltd in 2018At the company's peak in 2013, shares of offshore drilling giant Seadrill Ltd (
FOX Business / Posted 41 minutes ago
At the company's peak in 2013, shares of offshore drilling giant Seadrill Ltd (NYSE: SDRL) traded for more than $45 each, and the company paid investors $3.93 in dividends the last four quarters it made a payout. Fast-forward a scant four years... Read more
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FOX Business
What to Expect From Seadrill Ltd in 2018At the company's peak in 2013, shares of offshore drilling giant Seadrill Ltd (
FOX Business / Posted 42 minutes ago
At the company's peak in 2013, shares of offshore drilling giant Seadrill Ltd (NYSE: SDRL) traded for more than $45 each, and the company paid investors $3.93 in dividends the last four quarters it made a payout. Fast-forward a scant four years... Read more
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FOX Business
Forget Coca-Cola, Altria Group Is a Better Dividend StockCoca-Cola(NYSE: KO) and Altria(NYSE: MO) are two of the most well-known stocks
FOX Business / Posted 42 minutes ago
Coca-Cola(NYSE: KO) and Altria(NYSE: MO) are two of the most well-known stocks in the consumer staples sector. Coca-Cola is one of the world's top beverage makers, and Altria's flagship Marlboro cigarettes make it the biggest tobacco company in... Read more
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FOX Business
Yield Tech StocksMany tech stocks don't pay dividends. But that doesn't mean the sector is void
FOX Business / Posted 42 minutes ago
Many tech stocks don't pay dividends. But that doesn't mean the sector is void of top-notch dividend stocks. Continue Reading Below We asked three of our Foolish investors to pick a high-yield tech stock worthy of your investment dollars. Here's... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
As Bitcoin, other currencies soar, regulators urge cautionNEW YORK (AP) — The public's interest in all things bitcoin and efforts by entr
Stamford Advocate / Posted 49 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) — The public's interest in all things bitcoin and efforts by entrepreneurs to fund their businesses with digital currencies is starting to draw more attention from regulators. The head of the Securities and Exchange Commission this... Read more
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The Hindu
Overcapacity hurting denim fabric industry, say expertsEven as denim fabric production is increasing in the country, a decline in capa
The Hindu / Posted 58 minutes ago
Even as denim fabric production is increasing in the country, a decline in capacity utilisation is said to be hurting the industry. The installed denim fabric production has increased to 1,500 million metres, from 800 million metres in 2012 and... Read more
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The Hindu
Healthcare draws poll-year worry, 2016 repeat unlikelyWith another election year looming, investors in the healthcare sector are wary
The Hindu / Posted 58 minutes ago
With another election year looming, investors in the healthcare sector are wary the coming months could reopen wounds suffered during the 2016 U.S. presidential race. Healthcare becoming as hot an issue in the 2018 midterm elections as it was two... Read more
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Zero Hedge
DOJ, AT&T Head To Court As Settlement Talks CollapseIt looks like AT&T is going to fight the Department of Justice's injunction to
Zero Hedge / Posted an hour ago
It looks like AT&T is going to fight the Department of Justice's injunction to stop the wireless provider from acquiring Time Warner in court, now that settlement talks between the two parties have failed, according to a court document filed Friday... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Britain, China speed up bid to link stock marketsBEIJING: China and Britain look forward to a "new period of historic opportunit
Channel NewsAsia / Posted an hour ago
BEIJING: China and Britain look forward to a "new period of historic opportunity" to deepen cooperation post-Brexit, officials said Saturday (Dec 16), as they accelerated plans to connect the London and Shanghai stock markets. Visiting British... Read more
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Fortune
Corporate Winners and Losers in the GOP's Final Tax MeasureNow that Republicans in Congress have released their final tax bill, two big qu
Fortune / Posted an hour ago
Now that Republicans in Congress have released their final tax bill, two big questions remain. What will companies will do with all that cash, and who will benefit the most? In the joint House-Senate legislation released Friday, which is expected to... Read more
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Island Packet
Northwestern symphony orchestra to perform in Asia in 2018The Northwestern University Symphony Orchestra is heading to Asia. The univers
Island Packet / Posted an hour ago
The Northwestern University Symphony Orchestra is heading to Asia. The university says student musicians will perform in three prestigious concert halls during the March 2018 spring break. It's the first international tour for the symphony... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Sign-ups show health law's staying power in Trump eraThe HealthCare.gov website is photographed in Washington on Dec. 15, 2017. A bu
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted an hour ago
The HealthCare.gov website is photographed in Washington on Dec. 15, 2017. A burst of sign-ups is punctuating the end of a tumultuous year for former President Barack Obama’s health care law. Strong consumer interest around Friday’s enrollment... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Sign-ups show health law's staying power in Trump eraThe HealthCare.gov website is photographed in Washington on Dec. 15, 2017. A bu
The Middletown Press / Posted an hour ago
The HealthCare.gov website is photographed in Washington on Dec. 15, 2017. A burst of sign-ups is punctuating the end of a tumultuous year for former President Barack Obama’s health care law. Strong consumer interest around Friday’s enrollment... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Program brings food to needy local seniorsA host of local partners are joining the Kansas Food Bank to bring a new federa
Great Bend Tribune / Posted an hour ago
A host of local partners are joining the Kansas Food Bank to bring a new federal food program for low-income seniors to Barton County, said KFB Community Relations Manager Debi Kreutzman. The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Commodity Supplemental... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Remove clause in FRDA Bill that creates panic among bank depositors: ASSOCHAM to GovtAgencies, Kolkata Government’s assurance that depositors’ interest in case of
Central Chronicle / Posted an hour ago
Agencies, Kolkata Government’s assurance that depositors’ interest in case of a bank going down under would be fully protected should be clearly and unambiguously spelt out in the Financial Resolution and Deposit Insurance (FRDA) Bill and a clause... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Anganwadi food being sold at shops for cattleChronicle Reporter, Gwalior Dalia and Khichdi, which is available free for chi
Central Chronicle / Posted an hour ago
Chronicle Reporter, Gwalior Dalia and Khichdi, which is available free for children in Anganwadi, was found being sold at a shop. It is an incident from Shivpuri, where a shopkeeper was selling it at cheap rates for cattle. In the raid, many sacks... Read more
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Weekly Times
Rinehart pledges funds to flying doctorsBILLIONAIRE Gina Rinehart has pledged $500,000 to help the Royal Flying Doctor
Weekly Times / Posted an hour ago
BILLIONAIRE Gina Rinehart has pledged $500,000 to help the Royal Flying Doctor Service, describing its service as a “lifeline to the bush”. The funds will be provided by the S Kidman & Co pastoral company which is owned by Australian Outback Beef, a... Read more
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