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CTV News
Financials and energy sectors boost TSX, U.S. stock markets lose groundTORONTO -- Energy and financial stocks helped boost Canada's main stock index i
CTV News / Posted moments ago
TORONTO -- Energy and financial stocks helped boost Canada's main stock index in late-morning trading, while U.S. stock markets were in the red. The S&P/TSX composite index was up 36.22 points to 15,425.82, after 90 minutes of trading. In New York,... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Wall Street loves the Fed and Janet YellenRelated Content NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Stocks fell slightly Thursday but the Do
KECI Missoula / Posted 2 minutes ago
Related Content NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Stocks fell slightly Thursday but the Dow, S&P 500 and Nasdaq remain near their all-time highs. So it might just be a mild hangover following the Federal Reserve's decision to start selling some of the $4.5... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Retail giant: holiday help not wantedBreaking ranks with other prominent retailers like Macy’s and Target, Walmart a
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 minutes ago
Breaking ranks with other prominent retailers like Macy’s and Target, Walmart announced it again will avoid hiring thousands of seasonal workers for the holidays this year in favor of offering extra hours to its existing employees. In a statement,... Read more
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New Kerala
Commercial Construction Index Finds High Optimism in U.S. Commercial Construction Industry - newkerala news #273762WASHINGTON, Sept. 18, 2017 : Commercial construction is in high demand across t
New Kerala / Posted 4 minutes ago
WASHINGTON, Sept. 18, 2017 : Commercial construction is in high demand across the country and contractors remain optimistic about the current and forward-looking health of the sector, according to the Q3 USG Corporation + U.S. Chamber of Commerce... Read more
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New Kerala
EB-5 Investor Visa Program being Extended to December 2017 - newkerala news #273678Mumbai, Sep 21: The EB-5 Visa Program, which allows foreign nationals an invest
New Kerala / Posted 4 minutes ago
Mumbai, Sep 21: The EB-5 Visa Program, which allows foreign nationals an investment-led opportunity to become permanent US residents has been extended to December 8, 2017. As per H.R. 601 - The Continuing Appropriation Act, 2018, the President... Read more
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New Kerala
Delhi Jewellery and Gem Fair 2017 Gives an Impetus to the Industry - newkerala news #273770NEW DELHI, September 21, 2017 : The 6th edition of the Delhi Jewellery and Gem
New Kerala / Posted 4 minutes ago
NEW DELHI, September 21, 2017 : The 6th edition of the Delhi Jewellery and Gem Fair (DJGF), hosted by UBM India concluded successfully at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi. The show was inaugurated by Guest of Hon. Ms. Ruby Yadav, Member of Board of... Read more
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New Kerala
V12 Data Promotes Jewell Kinnison to SVP, Data Services and Special Initiatives - newkerala news #273766RED BANK, N.J., Sept. 21, 2017 : Omnichannel data powerhouse V12 Data is please
New Kerala / Posted 5 minutes ago
RED BANK, N.J., Sept. 21, 2017 : Omnichannel data powerhouse V12 Data is pleased to announce the promotion of Jewell Kinnison from Vice President of Transformation to Senior Vice President of Data Services and Special Initiatives. In this role,... Read more
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CNET
Top 5 cars the SUV killedCarmakers are having a hard time selling the product that once defined their br
CNET / Posted 5 minutes ago
Carmakers are having a hard time selling the product that once defined their brands, the full-sized sedan. Thank the SUV and crossover, in all their sizes, for the wake. In 2007, about 1.1 million full-sized sedans moved off showroom floors; By 2016... Read more
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Similkameen Spotlight
Site C ‘currently’ on time, regulator saysThe NDP government’s deadline to deliver a preliminary report on B.C. Hydro’s S
Similkameen Spotlight / Posted 6 minutes ago
The NDP government’s deadline to deliver a preliminary report on B.C. Hydro’s Site C dam project didn’t allow time to determine if the most expensive construction job in B.C. history is on budget. The B.C. Utilities Commission released the report... Read more
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The Middletown Press
US stock indexes edge lower in morning trading; oil fallingU.S. stock indexes edged lower in morning trading Thursday, wiping out modest g
The Middletown Press / Posted 7 minutes ago
U.S. stock indexes edged lower in morning trading Thursday, wiping out modest gains from a day earlier. Investors were sizing up the latest batch of company earnings and deal news. Technology stocks were down the most. Supermarket operators and other... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Surging stock market powers US wealth to $96.2 trillionWASHINGTON (AP) — A healthy gain in the stock market and steadily increasing ho
The Middletown Press / Posted 7 minutes ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — A healthy gain in the stock market and steadily increasing home prices boosted Americans' household wealth this spring, a trend that likely adds to the nation's inequality. The Federal Reserve said Thursday Americans' net worth... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
SEC reveals hack, possibility info was used for tradingThe federal agency responsible for ensuring that markets function as they shoul
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 7 minutes ago
The federal agency responsible for ensuring that markets function as they should and for protecting investors was hacked last year and the intruders may have used the nonpublic information they obtained to profit illegally. The disclosure arrived... Read more
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Newsmax
Daimler to Invest $1 Billion in Alabama Plant, Create Over 600 JobsU.S. automakers are facing mounting pressure amid slowing demand in the country
Newsmax / Posted 7 minutes ago
U.S. automakers are facing mounting pressure amid slowing demand in the country, as automakers from Asia and Europe aggressively ramp up vehicle production in North America, including a new investment by Daimler AG. In the latest move, German... Read more
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Newsmax
BlackRock CEO Fink: I Am Committed to Gender DiversityBlackRock Inc. Chief Executive Larry Fink said the largest asset manager must m
Newsmax / Posted 7 minutes ago
BlackRock Inc. Chief Executive Larry Fink said the largest asset manager must mirror its customers in terms of gender, comments that come as the company has become more vocal about shareholder and activist efforts to boost workplace diversity. "The... Read more
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Newsmax
Puerto Rico 'Absolutely Obliterated'President Donald Trump said Thursday that Texas and Florida are emerging from t
Newsmax / Posted 7 minutes ago
President Donald Trump said Thursday that Texas and Florida are emerging from the hurricanes but Puerto Rico was "absolutely obliterated" and the U.S. Virgin Islands were "flattened." Trump says Puerto Rico is in "tough shape" after it was ravaged... Read more
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Newsmax
Macquarie Leapfrogs Goldman to Join Top Tier of Commodity BanksAustralia's Macquarie Group Ltd. has overtaken Goldman Sachs to break into the
Newsmax / Posted 7 minutes ago
Australia's Macquarie Group Ltd. has overtaken Goldman Sachs to break into the top three banks for commodities business, having significantly expanded its U.S. energy operations in recent years while rivals cut back. The rise of Macquarie marks a... Read more
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Newsmax
3 Tips for Smart Dividend-ETF Investing(The writer is a Reuters contributor. The opinions expressed are his own.) Pop
Newsmax / Posted 7 minutes ago
(The writer is a Reuters contributor. The opinions expressed are his own.) Pop quiz: What percentage of long-term stock market returns are thanks to the humble dividend? Five? 10? 20? Try 90 percent, according to money managers BlackRock Inc. That... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Site C ‘currently’ on time, regulator saysThe NDP government’s deadline to deliver a preliminary report on B.C. Hydro’s S
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 9 minutes ago
The NDP government’s deadline to deliver a preliminary report on B.C. Hydro’s Site C dam project didn’t allow time to determine if the most expensive construction job in B.C. history is on budget. The B.C. Utilities Commission released the report... Read more
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Smithers Interior News
Site C ‘currently’ on time, regulator saysThe NDP government’s deadline to deliver a preliminary report on B.C. Hydro’s S
Smithers Interior News / Posted 12 minutes ago
The NDP government’s deadline to deliver a preliminary report on B.C. Hydro’s Site C dam project didn’t allow time to determine if the most expensive construction job in B.C. history is on budget. The B.C. Utilities Commission released the report... Read more
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Homer News
Prop 2 asks voters to support HVAC repairs to borough buildingA set of round dials mounted on a monitoring box in a cramped maintenance room
Homer News / Posted 12 minutes ago
A set of round dials mounted on a monitoring box in a cramped maintenance room are supposed to measure air pressure through the pneumatic system in the Kenai Peninsula Borough’s administration building. However, one or two were conspicuously twisted... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Many of the world's billionaires had this first job in commonIf you do, you might want to heed this study that looked at the beginnings of t
Detroit Free Press / Posted 12 minutes ago
If you do, you might want to heed this study that looked at the beginnings of the richest 100 people in the world to see if there was a connection between their education and first job and making billions. More than half (53) of the top 100 people... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Site C ‘currently’ on time, regulator saysThe NDP government’s deadline to deliver a preliminary report on B.C. Hydro’s S
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 13 minutes ago
The NDP government’s deadline to deliver a preliminary report on B.C. Hydro’s Site C dam project didn’t allow time to determine if the most expensive construction job in B.C. history is on budget. The B.C. Utilities Commission released the report... Read more
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Homer News
Report recommends improvements for ferry systemInsulating the state ferry system from annual political battles is one of the b
Homer News / Posted 13 minutes ago
Insulating the state ferry system from annual political battles is one of the biggest things the lawmakers can do to improve its operating efficiencies, according to a draft report released Sept. 13. The Alaska Marine Highway System Reform... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Tacoma's Weyerhaeuser mansion sells for almost $6 millionTACOMA, Wash. (AP) - The Weyerhaeuser mansion in Tacoma has been sold for nearl
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 14 minutes ago
TACOMA, Wash. (AP) - The Weyerhaeuser mansion in Tacoma has been sold for nearly $5.9 million to a nonprofit that announced the Tacoma Waldorf School will occupy the education building on the grounds. The News Tribune reports ( http://bit.ly/2xor301... Read more
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Variety
Concord Music Group Continues Spending Spree; Acquires Famed Jazz Label Savoy, 429 RecordsConcord Music Group, whose recent acquisitions include Razor & Tie, Fearless Re
Variety / Posted 14 minutes ago
Concord Music Group, whose recent acquisitions include Razor & Tie, Fearless Records and Imagem Music Group, has added legendary jazz catalog Savoy Label Group to its aggressive portfolio expansion. Founded in 1942, Savoy Label Group includes the... Read more
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Alberni Valley News
Site C ‘currently’ on time, regulator saysThe NDP government’s deadline to deliver a preliminary report on B.C. Hydro’s S
Alberni Valley News / Posted 14 minutes ago
The NDP government’s deadline to deliver a preliminary report on B.C. Hydro’s Site C dam project didn’t allow time to determine if the most expensive construction job in B.C. history is on budget. The B.C. Utilities Commission released the report... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
First Scorpene-class INS Kalvari delivered to Indian NavyKalvari, the first of the six Scorpene-class submarines, was on Thursday handed
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 14 minutes ago
Kalvari, the first of the six Scorpene-class submarines, was on Thursday handed over to the Indian Navy by shipbuilder Mazagon Dock limited, paving way for its commissioning soon. The development marks a major milestone in Indian Navy’s submarine... Read more
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Reuters
Rio Tinto to increase share buybacks by $2.5 billionThe action brings the total amount of buybacks this year to $4 billion followin
Reuters / Posted 16 minutes ago
The action brings the total amount of buybacks this year to $4 billion following two previous announcements in February and August. Rio shareholders approved the sale of a number of Australian coal interests to China-backed Yancoal Australia... Read more
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Agassiz-Harrison Observer
Site C ‘currently’ on time, regulator saysThe NDP government’s deadline to deliver a preliminary report on B.C. Hydro’s S
Agassiz-Harrison Observer / Posted 16 minutes ago
The NDP government’s deadline to deliver a preliminary report on B.C. Hydro’s Site C dam project didn’t allow time to determine if the most expensive construction job in B.C. history is on budget. The B.C. Utilities Commission released the report... Read more
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Reuters
Russia's B&N Bank balance sheet hole could reach $6 billionMOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia’s B&N Bank could have a $6 billion hole in its balanc
Reuters / Posted 16 minutes ago
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia’s B&N Bank could have a $6 billion hole in its balance sheet, the country’s central bank said on Thursday after coming to the aid of the private lender, its second private bank rescue in less than a month. Although this... Read more
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