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Kiama Independent
Pauline Hanson's message to Scott Morrison: 'Don't sell Ausgrid'"Are you concerned? You should be. So am I. Alarm bells are ringing," says the
Pauline Hanson's message to Scott Morrison: 'Don't sell Ausgrid'
Kiama Independent / Posted moments ago
"Are you concerned? You should be. So am I. Alarm bells are ringing," says the One Nation senator. Pauline Hanson has waded into the growing controversy over the Baird government's part privatisation of power company Ausgrid​, telling federal... Read more
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Kootenay Advertiser
Alberta builds wall against B.C. craft beerThe B.C. government is protesting a subsidy system for Alberta craft beer that
Alberta builds wall against B.C. craft beer
Kootenay Advertiser / Posted moments ago
The B.C. government is protesting a subsidy system for Alberta craft beer that would give a big advantage to Alberta small breweries against out-of-province competitors. Alberta's monopoly liquor wholesaler is raising its markup on breweries... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Amazon becomes fifth-largest company by market valueStellar results pushed Amazon.com up a couple of rungs in the ranking of bigges
Amazon becomes fifth-largest company by market value
The Seattle Times / Posted a minute ago
Stellar results pushed Amazon.com up a couple of rungs in the ranking of biggest publicly traded companies by market capitalization, making it the fifth-largest player after the stock market closed Friday. In a single day of trading, Amazon left... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Cheaper oil sends Exxon, Chevron to worst quarter in yearsDALLAS (AP) — Cheaper oil is leading to the lowest summer gasoline prices in ye
Cheaper oil sends Exxon, Chevron to worst quarter in years
The Seattle Times / Posted a minute ago
DALLAS (AP) — Cheaper oil is leading to the lowest summer gasoline prices in years, and it is causing heartburn for oil companies and their shareholders. On Friday, Exxon Mobil Corp. reported its smallest quarterly profit in nearly 17 years —... Read more
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Manning River Times
Pauline Hanson's message to Scott Morrison: 'Don't sell Ausgrid'"Are you concerned? You should be. So am I. Alarm bells are ringing," says the
Pauline Hanson's message to Scott Morrison: 'Don't sell Ausgrid'
Manning River Times / Posted a minute ago
"Are you concerned? You should be. So am I. Alarm bells are ringing," says the One Nation senator. Pauline Hanson has waded into the growing controversy over the Baird government's part privatisation of power company Ausgrid​, telling federal... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Glendale Utility District suing Petal over annexation plansGlendale Utility District is suing Petal over its annexation plans. The water
Glendale Utility District suing Petal over annexation plans
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted a minute ago
Glendale Utility District is suing Petal over its annexation plans. The water company claimed the city's ordinance leaves the door open for Petal to provide water and sewer services to its customers. However, the utility district says that violates... Read more
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Daily Herald
Schaumburg wants to hear from local business ownersMembers of the Schaumburg business community are invited to share issues, conce
Schaumburg wants to hear from local business owners
Daily Herald / Posted 2 minutes ago
Members of the Schaumburg business community are invited to share issues, concerns and insights about owning and operating a business in Schaumburg, at the Comprehensive Plan Business Workshop, 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 2 at the Prairie Center... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Pauline Hanson's message to Scott Morrison: 'Don't sell Ausgrid'"Are you concerned? You should be. So am I. Alarm bells are ringing," says the
Pauline Hanson's message to Scott Morrison: 'Don't sell Ausgrid'
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 3 minutes ago
"Are you concerned? You should be. So am I. Alarm bells are ringing," says the One Nation senator. Pauline Hanson has waded into the growing controversy over the Baird government's part privatisation of power company Ausgrid​, telling federal... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Alberta builds wall against B.C. craft beerThe B.C. government is protesting a subsidy system for Alberta craft beer that
Alberta builds wall against B.C. craft beer
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 4 minutes ago
The B.C. government is protesting a subsidy system for Alberta craft beer that would give a big advantage to Alberta small breweries against out-of-province competitors. Alberta's monopoly liquor wholesaler is raising its markup on breweries... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Forget Brexit: This could be Europe’s biggest crisis yetOn the afternoon of Nov. 28, Luigino D’Angelo, a retired electricity company en
Forget Brexit: This could be Europe’s biggest crisis yet
The Globe and Mail / Posted 6 minutes ago
On the afternoon of Nov. 28, Luigino D’Angelo, a retired electricity company engineer, sat in front of his computer, calmly wrote a suicide note and printed it out. When his wife, Lidia, stepped outside to water the plants, Mr. D’Angelo, who was 68,... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Stocks close mostly higher, helped by technology, oilNEW YORK >> Stocks ended slightly higher on Friday, helped by better-than-expec
Stocks close mostly higher, helped by technology, oil
The Middletown Press / Posted 6 minutes ago
NEW YORK >> Stocks ended slightly higher on Friday, helped by better-than-expected quarterly results from Google’s parent Alphabet and retailer Amazon and a modest recovery in oil prices. However, the gains were held back by disappointing results... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Report on Pokemon: Canadians love it, a Pokemaster is crowned, Werner Herzog is puzzledWe know you’re busy and have other things to do. Maybe you love telling your fr
Report on Pokemon: Canadians love it, a Pokemaster is crowned, Werner Herzog is puzzled
The Globe and Mail / Posted 6 minutes ago
We know you’re busy and have other things to do. Maybe you love telling your friends about spotting a Vaporeon; maybe you have no idea what that is. Maybe you’ve noticed a lot of people are suddenly walking around staring at their phones. The Globe... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Bangladesh will clear online money transfer hurdles ‘very soon’, Finance Minister Muhith says“Many e-payment and e-receipt systems, including foreign ones, exist in the cou
Bangladesh will clear online money transfer hurdles ‘very soon’, Finance Minister Muhith says
Bdnews24.com / Posted 8 minutes ago
“Many e-payment and e-receipt systems, including foreign ones, exist in the country,” he told a programme in Dhaka on Friday. “But many of us may not know about them. The obstacles in the e-payment sector are going away very soon,” he said. “PayPal... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Alberta builds wall against B.C. craft beerThe B.C. government is protesting a subsidy system for Alberta craft beer that
Alberta builds wall against B.C. craft beer
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 8 minutes ago
The B.C. government is protesting a subsidy system for Alberta craft beer that would give a big advantage to Alberta small breweries against out-of-province competitors. Alberta's monopoly liquor wholesaler is raising its markup on breweries... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Art to be removed from now shuttered Old State HouseFILE - In this June 28, 2016 file photo, the… AP News | 07/28/16 12:29 PM HAR
Art to be removed from now shuttered Old State House
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 9 minutes ago
FILE - In this June 28, 2016 file photo, the… AP News | 07/28/16 12:29 PM HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- State officials plan to remove tens of millions of dollars' worth of art work and artifacts from... Read more
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Surrey Leader
Alberta builds wall against B.C. craft beerThe B.C. government is protesting a subsidy system for Alberta craft beer that
Alberta builds wall against B.C. craft beer
Surrey Leader / Posted 12 minutes ago
The B.C. government is protesting a subsidy system for Alberta craft beer that would give a big advantage to Alberta small breweries against out-of-province competitors. Alberta's monopoly liquor wholesaler is raising its markup on breweries... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Alberta builds wall against B.C. craft beerThe B.C. government is protesting a subsidy system for Alberta craft beer that
Alberta builds wall against B.C. craft beer
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 12 minutes ago
The B.C. government is protesting a subsidy system for Alberta craft beer that would give a big advantage to Alberta small breweries against out-of-province competitors. Alberta's monopoly liquor wholesaler is raising its markup on breweries... Read more
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DW
Most European banks deemed healthy |Europe's banking regulator, the European Banking Authority (EBA), released the
Most European banks deemed healthy |
DW / Posted 12 minutes ago
Europe's banking regulator, the European Banking Authority (EBA), released the highly anticipated results of this year's "stress tests" of Europe's 51 biggest commercial banks late on Friday evening. The results showed that most of Europe's big banks... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
5 Takeaways From the Global Nutrition ReportThe 2016 Global Nutrition Report - released in June - is a global stocktake of
5 Takeaways From the Global Nutrition Report
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 minutes ago
The 2016 Global Nutrition Report - released in June - is a global stocktake of the world's progress toward ending malnutrition, and it's showing some crucial trends. Here are our top five takeaways from the report, and what the World Food Programme... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
WFP to Extend Food Assistance Via Mobile Money in Southern AfricaThe World Food Programme (WFP) is planning to increase mobile money transfers i
WFP to Extend Food Assistance Via Mobile Money in Southern Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 minutes ago
The World Food Programme (WFP) is planning to increase mobile money transfers in eight countries in Southern Africa, working in partnership with international mobile operators in the region. The move is part of a wider objective to increase the... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Feds: Still heavy risk in big bank loansWASHINGTON — Federal regulators say risk remains heavy in large loans made by b
Feds: Still heavy risk in big bank loans
Finance and Commerce / Posted 14 minutes ago
WASHINGTON — Federal regulators say risk remains heavy in large loans made by banks and other financial institutions, though lending standards have improved. The Federal Reserve and other agencies cite increasing risks in loans to oil and gas... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Dollar General moving into former Wal-mart Express storesTUPELO, Miss. — Dollar General has bought 41 former Wal-mart Express stores in
Dollar General moving into former Wal-mart Express stores
Finance and Commerce / Posted 14 minutes ago
TUPELO, Miss. — Dollar General has bought 41 former Wal-mart Express stores in 11 states for an undisclosed sum. None of the stores is in Minnesota. Dollar General said Wednesday it will relocate many of its existing stores into the former Wal-mart... Read more
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CNBC
Politics could make a huge impact on this stockOne strategy that Cramer uses is to trade around a core position. First, pick
Politics could make a huge impact on this stock
CNBC / Posted 15 minutes ago
One strategy that Cramer uses is to trade around a core position. First, pick a stock that you both like and believe will go higher in the long term. Think of a company with solid fundamentals that can stay strong when the market becomes volatile... Read more
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CNBC
This explosive combination signals a raging buyThere is also one other scenario that indicates the stock is a raging buy. That
This explosive combination signals a raging buy
CNBC / Posted 15 minutes ago
There is also one other scenario that indicates the stock is a raging buy. That is when Cramer sees that a stock has heavy short selling, meaning investors have borrowed shares that they don't own, sold them and are waiting for the stock to go lower... Read more
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CNBC
Ouch! When to sell a hot stockWhen Cramer refers to a hot stock, he means hot speculative stocks. Those are s
Ouch! When to sell a hot stock
CNBC / Posted 15 minutes ago
When Cramer refers to a hot stock, he means hot speculative stocks. Those are stocks of companies that have a low market capitalization and have very little research coverage from major Wall Street research houses. Sometimes, these stocks can catch... Read more
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Reuters
Data in focus as market struggles for directionA Wall Street sign is pictured outside the New York Stock Exchange in New York,
Data in focus as market struggles for direction
Reuters / Posted 15 minutes ago
A Wall Street sign is pictured outside the New York Stock Exchange in New York, October 28, 2013. NEW YORK Wall Street, seeking direction as the S&P 500 has been stuck in a narrow trading range for 12 days, will next week shift its attention from... Read more
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The North West Star
Pauline Hanson's message to Scott Morrison: 'Don't sell Ausgrid'"Are you concerned? You should be. So am I. Alarm bells are ringing," says the
Pauline Hanson's message to Scott Morrison: 'Don't sell Ausgrid'
The North West Star / Posted 15 minutes ago
"Are you concerned? You should be. So am I. Alarm bells are ringing," says the One Nation senator. Pauline Hanson has waded into the growing controversy over the Baird government's part privatisation of power company Ausgrid​, telling federal... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Retailers will soon need a licence to sell cigarettes in QueenslandRetailers will soon need a licence to sell tobacco in Queensland The Queenslan
Retailers will soon need a licence to sell cigarettes in Queensland
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 16 minutes ago
Retailers will soon need a licence to sell tobacco in Queensland The Queensland Government looks set to introduce mandatory licensing for tobacco retailers and wholesalers. It will soon begin four months of consultation with business and industry... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
3 Walmart Workers Face Manslaughter Charge in Death of Shoplifting SuspectNathan Higgins, 35; Crucelis Nunez, 23; and Ruandall Tooko, 58. (Lakeland Polic
3 Walmart Workers Face Manslaughter Charge in Death of Shoplifting Suspect
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 18 minutes ago
Nathan Higgins, 35; Crucelis Nunez, 23; and Ruandall Tooko, 58. (Lakeland Police Department.) LAKELAND, Fla. – Three Walmart employees have been charged with manslaughter in the death of a suspected shoplifter. Police say Kenneth Wisham, 64, tried... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Zuckerberg, Page, Bezos: Tech billionaires pace shift in global rich listTechnology billionaires are making a run for the top of the global wealth ranki
Zuckerberg, Page, Bezos: Tech billionaires pace shift in global rich list
Brisbane Times / Posted 18 minutes ago
Technology billionaires are making a run for the top of the global wealth rankings as surges for Facebook, Amazon.com and Google parent Alphabet added $US5.6 billion to their founders' fortunes this week. Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey... Read more
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