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Pacific Coast Business Times
OCB Bancorp income up 142 percent in 2015OCB Bancorp, the parent company of Ojai Community Bank, increased its year-over
OCB Bancorp income up 142 percent in 2015
Pacific Coast Business Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
OCB Bancorp, the parent company of Ojai Community Bank, increased its year-over-year net income by 142 percent in 2015. OCB Bancorp’s net income grew from $380,000 in 2014 to $921,000 in 2015, or 40 cents in earnings per share. Total loans... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Rail franchises may not be value for money due to dwindling interest - MPsThere is "a real risk" that the Government will not get value for money from ra
Rail franchises may not be value for money due to dwindling interest - MPs
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 3 minutes ago
There is "a real risk" that the Government will not get value for money from rail franchises because of "dwindling" interest from operators, an influential group of MPs has warned. A report by the Commons Public Accounts Committee (PAC) urged the... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Men, you're more likely to lie about Valentine's Day plansBut when it comes to the guys, we're less likely to proclaim we're a party of o
Men, you're more likely to lie about Valentine's Day plans
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 3 minutes ago
But when it comes to the guys, we're less likely to proclaim we're a party of one, and we're more likely to lie about what we're doing on Valentine's Day if we have no plans. Toluna Research conducted a survey of 1,200 adults, half single and half... Read more
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Herald Sun
Optus to take $200m revenue hit Optus expects to take a $200 million revenue hit from recent changes to what
Optus to take $200m revenue hit
Herald Sun / Posted 4 minutes ago
Optus expects to take a $200 million revenue hit from recent changes to what telcos can charge each other for accepting calls to their customers. Optus' parent company Singapore Telecommunications said wholesale... Read more
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Weekly Times
Banks shouldn't hike independently: RBAThe RBA boss says there isn't a strong case for Australia's big banks to hike r
Banks shouldn't hike independently: RBA
Weekly Times / Posted 4 minutes ago
The RBA boss says there isn't a strong case for Australia's big banks to hike rates right now. The Reserve Bank boss says there isn't a strong case for Australia's big banks to hike rates right now. Last... Read more
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Toronto Star
Justin Trudeau backing away from four-year balanced budget promiseAlong with infrastructure spending, the Liberals have also pointed to their oth
Justin Trudeau backing away from four-year balanced budget promise
Toronto Star / Posted 4 minutes ago
Along with infrastructure spending, the Liberals have also pointed to their other economy-boosting plans. They include cutting taxes for middle-income earners — offset in part by raising taxes on the highest earners — and revamping child benefits so... Read more
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Variety
Pandora Execs Say They Don't Want to Sell, Lay Out 5-Year PlanMcAndrews answered with the expected non-denial, saying that the company wasn’t
Pandora Execs Say They Don't Want to Sell, Lay Out 5-Year Plan
Variety / Posted 4 minutes ago
McAndrews answered with the expected non-denial, saying that the company wasn’t commenting on what he called rumor and speculation. “We are very confident in our ability to continue to drive significant value for our shareholders,” he said. “We are... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Bluescope halves net value of New Zealand steel assets in $A350 mln writedownAustralian steel maker Bluescope is to make a $A350 million write down on the v
Bluescope halves net value of New Zealand steel assets in $A350 mln writedown
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 5 minutes ago
Australian steel maker Bluescope is to make a $A350 million write down on the value of its New Zealand Steel and Pacific Steel businesses, more than halving the net value of its Kiwi assets as part of a $A570 million write down across its... Read more
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The North West Star
Shares Race: Week 3The Dartboard still reigns. Richard Pritchard is still coming second. But they'
Shares Race: Week 3
The North West Star / Posted 6 minutes ago
The Dartboard still reigns. Richard Pritchard is still coming second. But they're the only contestants who remain in the black. The Dartboard still reigns. Richard Pritchard is still coming second. But they're the only contestants who remain in the... Read more
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Reuters
No plans at this time for joint U.S.-India navy patrols: State Dept.A USS Boxer LHD travels at an offshore location in Goa October 29, 2006. WASHI
No plans at this time for joint U.S.-India navy patrols: State Dept.
Reuters / Posted 6 minutes ago
A USS Boxer LHD travels at an offshore location in Goa October 29, 2006. WASHINGTON There are currently no plans for joint naval patrols by the United States and India, the U.S. State Department said on Thursday. Reuters reported on Wednesday that... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. crude prices jump 4 percent from 12-year lows, but outlook still bleakA pump jack is seen at sunrise near Bakersfield, California October 14, 2014.
U.S. crude prices jump 4 percent from 12-year lows, but outlook still bleak
Reuters / Posted 6 minutes ago
A pump jack is seen at sunrise near Bakersfield, California October 14, 2014. SINGAPORE U.S. crude prices bounced away from 12-year lows early on Friday after comments by an OPEC energy minister sparked hopes of a coordinated production cut, yet... Read more
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Reuters
Dollar on track for steep weekly lossChinese 100 yuan banknotes and a U.S. one dollar banknote are seen in this pict
Dollar on track for steep weekly loss
Reuters / Posted 6 minutes ago
Chinese 100 yuan banknotes and a U.S. one dollar banknote are seen in this picture illustration in Beijing, China, January 21, 2016. TOKYO The dollar fell on Friday headed for steep weekly losses, as investors braced for another day of cratering... Read more
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Reuters
Asian shares slide as bank fears add to global gloomPeople are reflected in a display showing market indices outside a brokerage in
Asian shares slide as bank fears add to global gloom
Reuters / Posted 6 minutes ago
People are reflected in a display showing market indices outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, February 10, 2016. TOKYO Asian shares slid on Friday as mounting concerns about the health of European banks further threatened a global economic outlook... Read more
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Swissinfo
Yen Approaches 15-Month High as Intervention Speculation Mounts(Bloomberg) -- The yen gained, approaching its highest since October 2014, amid
Yen Approaches 15-Month High as Intervention Speculation Mounts
Swissinfo / Posted 6 minutes ago
(Bloomberg) -- The yen gained, approaching its highest since October 2014, amid speculation the Bank of Japan may intervene to arrest gains that threaten to undermine almost three years of monetary stimulus. The Japanese currency strengthened versus... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'Markets are dropping their bundle' over China: RBA governorReserve Bank governor Glenn Stevens plays down share market, China concerns Re
'Markets are dropping their bundle' over China: RBA governor
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 7 minutes ago
Reserve Bank governor Glenn Stevens plays down share market, China concerns Reserve Bank governor Glenn Stevens has played down recent financial market volatility, saying it is a change in attitude rather than economic conditions. Speaking to the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Optus share of NBN increasesOptus CEO Allen Lew. Photo: James Alcock Singtel-Optus' total pool of mobile s
Optus share of NBN increases
Brisbane Times / Posted 9 minutes ago
Optus CEO Allen Lew. Photo: James Alcock Singtel-Optus' total pool of mobile subscribers has grown during the crucial Christmas sales period and its share of the national broadband network market is on the rise. Optus' Singapore-based parent... Read more
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BC Local News
Big jump in cherry exports good news for OkanaganB.C. cherries are making a name for themselves around the world. Agriculture M
Big jump in cherry exports good news for Okanagan
BC Local News / Posted 9 minutes ago
B.C. cherries are making a name for themselves around the world. Agriculture Minister and Kelonwa-Lake Country MLA Norm Letnick released figures Tuesday showing cherry exports from B.C. in 2015 were up substantially,both in the volume exported and... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Asian stocks extend world rout amid rising yen while oil ralliesJapanese stocks headed for their worst week since 2008. Photo: Bloomberg The g
Asian stocks extend world rout amid rising yen while oil rallies
Brisbane Times / Posted 9 minutes ago
Japanese stocks headed for their worst week since 2008. Photo: Bloomberg The global equity bear market deepened in Asian trading, with Japanese stocks headed for their worst week since 2008 as anxiety over the world economy and central banks'... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Stocks gyrate through roller coaster on Thursday, end sharply lowerStocks tumbled Thursday, with both the Dow Jones industrial average and the S&P
Stocks gyrate through roller coaster on Thursday, end sharply lower
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 11 minutes ago
Stocks tumbled Thursday, with both the Dow Jones industrial average and the S&P 500 plummeting more than 1 percent during a roller-coaster ride on Wall Street in response to worries about economic growth and the crash in energy and commodity... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Shares Race: Week 3The Dartboard still reigns. Richard Pritchard is still coming second. But they'
Shares Race: Week 3
Daily Liberal / Posted 11 minutes ago
The Dartboard still reigns. Richard Pritchard is still coming second. But they're the only contestants who remain in the black. The Dartboard still reigns. Richard Pritchard is still coming second. But they're the only contestants who remain in the... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Pandora may be on the blockOAKLAND -- Pandora Media on Thursday reported a mixed bag of fiscal fourth-quar
Pandora may be on the block
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 11 minutes ago
OAKLAND -- Pandora Media on Thursday reported a mixed bag of fiscal fourth-quarter results, highlighted by growth in revenue and a dip in monthly listeners. However, Pandora's latest business update was upstaged by the possibility that the company... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Rail franchises may not be value for money due to dwindling interest - MPs The Department for Transport has been urged to develop an alternative commerc
Rail franchises may not be value for money due to dwindling interest - MPs
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 12 minutes ago
The Department for Transport has been urged to develop an alternative commercial strategy to be used if competition for rail franchises continues to fall There is "a real... Read more
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Orange County Business Journal
VCs Put $140M in OC High Tech in Q4High-tech companies in Orange County scored more than $140 million in venture c
VCs Put $140M in OC High Tech in Q4
Orange County Business Journal / Posted 12 minutes ago
High-tech companies in Orange County scored more than $140 million in venture capital funding in the fourth quarter of 2015, according to numbers released Thursday by the Irvine office of real estate brokerage Jones Lang LaSalle. The total was a 39%... Read more
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Orange County Business Journal
Activision Shares Down on MissShares in Activision Blizzard Inc. fell after it reported results that missed a
Activision Shares Down on Miss
Orange County Business Journal / Posted 12 minutes ago
Shares in Activision Blizzard Inc. fell after it reported results that missed analyst forecasts for revenue and earnings. The game developer said quarterly revenue declined 15% and net income fell 30% compared with the same period last year; annual... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Medics moving inThe old fire hall has a new owner. City council passed a bylaw this week appro
Medics moving in
Barrie Examiner / Posted 13 minutes ago
The old fire hall has a new owner. City council passed a bylaw this week approving the sale to the County of Simcoe. County council authorized a similar motion to purchase the following day. The former Fire Station No. 1 at 68 West St. S. will see... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Break at the pumps has a price: expertFor someone whom many consider the go-to guy for gas-price information, Dan McT
Break at the pumps has a price: expert
Barrie Examiner / Posted 13 minutes ago
For someone whom many consider the go-to guy for gas-price information, Dan McTeague doesn't seem that keen on the low prices at the pump. With those prices hovering around 75.9 cents per litre on Thursday in Barrie, McTeague, a former MP for... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Roadwork piling upBarrie's infrastructure list is lengthy and costly this year - 68 projects wort
Roadwork piling up
Barrie Examiner / Posted 13 minutes ago
Barrie's infrastructure list is lengthy and costly this year - 68 projects worth $40.1 million. But if you drive one of the many city streets being resurfaced or widened or better connected to other roads, you can see how some of your local tax... Read more
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The Age
Sedgman board says shareholders 'likely to be better off' accepting CIMIC's $256m hostile bidCIMIC chief Marcelino Fernandez Verdes. Sedgman's chair has described CIMIC's b
Sedgman board says shareholders 'likely to be better off' accepting CIMIC's $256m hostile bid
The Age / Posted 13 minutes ago
CIMIC chief Marcelino Fernandez Verdes. Sedgman's chair has described CIMIC's bid as coming at an "inconvenient" time. Photo: Rob Homer Construction group CIMIC is on track to secure control of Sedgman after the Queensland engineering group... Read more
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The Signal
Wilk introduces bill to allow voters to cancel high-speed rail projectSanta Clarita Valley Assemblyman Scott Wilk wants to give voters a chance to de
Wilk introduces bill to allow voters to cancel high-speed rail project
The Signal / Posted 13 minutes ago
Santa Clarita Valley Assemblyman Scott Wilk wants to give voters a chance to derail the state’s controversial bullet train and redirect billions of dollars in funding to water projects. Wilk, R-Santa Clarita, introduced Assembly Bill 1866 this week... Read more
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TribLIVE
Stock market continues descent amid lack of clarity about interest rates | TribLIVE Neighborhoods Jitters over the global economy and steep decline
Stock market continues descent amid lack of clarity about interest rates
TribLIVE / Posted 14 minutes ago
| TribLIVE Neighborhoods Jitters over the global economy and steep declines in bank stocks knocked... Read more
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