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Marc Elliott didn’t know he’d become a player in the financial world until he received an unexpected email from a friend. It read simply, “Did you know you just cost Ally Financial $80 million?” U
Question:  Our homeowners association is going on our third manager and management company in four years — an experience that has wasted countless hours and money. The work we need to be done gets
China's domestic oil production has peaked and is now declining, creating major problems, ranging from Beijing's increased foreign oil dependency to upward pressure on global oil prices.
The BHS branch at Merry Hill shopping centre was closing its doors for the final time today.
WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — Justifications for an interest rate increase in the United States have grown in recent months, US Fed chief Janet Yellen said Friday.
When I hear the word “easy” in an investment context, the first thing that comes to mind is automated. This is the idea behind paying yo
Eight entrepreneurs are now one step closer to accessing a share of US$130,000 ($16.38 million) in financing to support their business through the ‘Made of More’ Entrepreneurs Challenge.
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On August 27 capital of Ukraine hosted a street workout championship and "Streetlifting - 2016" Kyiv Mayor's Cup.
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Russian journalist Alexander Shchetinin, who was living in Kyiv, has been found dead in his flat.
Russia's embassy in Thailand says Thai authorities have agreed to extradite a Russian businessman and local lawmaker from Russia's Khakassia Republic who is sought on corruption charges.
Editor's Note: The following is an English-language transcript of the Aug. 26 Hromadske Radio program "Ukraine Calling" program hosted by professor Marta Dyczok.Hello this is Ukraine Calling. A weekly
Dithubaruba Cultural Festival in collaboration with Y Care Charitable Trust will embark on a Fun Walk this Saturday in Molepolole. The Fun Walk is one of the build-up activities to the main event, t
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Backed by a $19 trillion industry, cyber criminals are finding new and complex ways of compromising systems and are evading detection more than ever before
The northern spotted owl was labeled as a “threatened species” under the Federal Species Act in 1990 but the owls’ population has continued to decline. 
BJP leader Subramanian Swamy has sought the intervention of the Ministry of Corporate Affairs to prevent the closure of e-commerce firm AskMe and save 4,000 jobs. In a letter to MCA Secretary Tapa...
The flyby on August 27 was the first time Juno had its entire suite of science instruments activated and looking at the giant planet as the spacecraft zoomed past, NASA said.
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SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore has confirmed 41 cases of locally-transmitted Zika virus, local media reported on Sunday, citing the city-state's health ministry.
Little Ellie Sparrow, five, was due to be flower girl at her grandmother's Sue wedding in Mexico but was instead struck with a deadly illness before her appendix burst on the dream holiday.
A school intervention costing less than 20 cents per child has stopped unhealthy weight gain.
Researchers are tackling the cardiac toxicity of anticancer therapies.
Latest Finance
A window cleaner who began by knocking on doors with his brother has reported a 63 per cent year-on-year rise in his firm’s sales to £12.1million.
BAGHDAD, Aug 28 (Reuters) - Iraq's foreign ministry has asked Saudi Arabia to replace its ambassador in Baghdad, Thamer al-Sabhan, Iraqi state TV said on Sunday.
DUBAI, Aug 28 (Reuters) - Stock markets in Saudi Arabia and Qatar made a partial recovery on Sunday from last week's losses, with other Gulf markets mixed in quiet trade.
Rams fall to Broncos, 17-9, as their offense struggles in Denver Aug. 27, 2016, 9:23 p.m. Scoring SummaryFirst QuarterRams K Greg Zuerlein makes 29-yard field goal (Rams 3, Broncos 0)Second quarte
DUBAI, Aug 28 (Reuters) - Gulf stock markets may consolidate in quiet trade on Sunday with few positive factors to push them up.
DUBAI, Aug 28 (Reuters) - Saudi Arabian construction firm Abdullah Abdul Mohsin al-Khodari and Sons said on Sunday that it had renewed an existing 132 million riyal ($35.2 million) Islamic credit faci
Caracas, Aug 28, IRNA – Iran and Venezuela inked an agreement for banking cooperation to boost banking activities between the two countries central banks on Saturday local time (early Sunday morning
Latest Sport
Joe Hart is keen to leave City on loan with manager Pep Guardiola making it clear he is third choice behind new signing Claudio Bravo and Willy Caballero.
Marouane Fellaini has had his critics at Manchester United, but the giant midfielder endeared himself to the club's fans with his actions in the 1-0 win at Hull.
A brutal defeat by Rose Namajunas last December put the brakes on what had seemed an inexorable rise in the UFC for the 22-year-old former ballet dancer, who subsequently took eight months off.
David Willey is carefully considering his father’s reputation as one of the toughest men cricket has ever known. ‘Everyone sees this stern character but he’s actually very soft,' insists the all-rou
The Sharks’ fairytale start to their Currie Cup campaign continued when they beat the Blue Bulls 26-19 in Durban on Saturday night.
SuperSport United midfield anchor Reneilwe Letsholonyane says his team is determined to bounce back after their midweek season-opening defeat.
Fort Lauderdale, Aug 28: His unbeaten hundred could not help India get over the line but Indian batsman Lokesh Rahul said his side's fighting spirit till the last ball of what could have been a world
Hyderabad, Aug 28: Accolades continued to pour on the trio of PV Sindhu, Sakshi Malik and Dipa Karmakar, all of whom were today presented luxury cars for their Olympic performance by cricket icon Sach
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It is just not fair that in this country an Independent cannot debate a Republican or Democrat and why does the news media not care about other choices? Summary:Joseph Maldo
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LAS VEGAS, NV--(August 25, 2016) - StreamNet Inc. has added The Legends of Classic Soul Live Concerts to StreamNet’s, Motown Sound Concert Channel lineup. We are
"We live and work in a digital world," says Jay Gubert, Vice-President of VirtualTone. "Many companies run their business from mobile devices. Social networks, cloud-based applications,
I speak for the people as a working person that knows the struggles of what a person goes through in this country to just make ends meat. Summary:Tiger Trainer Joseph Maldon
Leadsbyseo has launched top professional SEO reseller services. The top SEO reseller in Noida, in a corporate press statement has declared that it has introduced an elite pa
Grade & Auction Your Cards & Collectibles with Small Traditions & Don't Spend a Single Penny Out-of-Pocket Summary:Denver-Based Auction Firm Presents 100 High-End Lots In It
LAS VEGAS, NV--(August 17, 2016) -  StreamNet Inc. signs agreement to acquire master tapes to 44 Movie and Film Companies. The deal is expected to close in the next 60
"Companies should not have to waste important resources like time and money searching for a communication system that only meets a portion of their business needs," Jay Gubert, Vice-Pre
August 10, 2016 (DENVER, Colorado) – State-of-the-art dredging equipment is putting Denver-based Shell Dredging at the forefront of the global toxic mercury re
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Nationwide Window Cleaning reports 63% sales rise to £12.1million

A window cleaner who began by knocking on doors with his brother has reported a 63 per cent year-on-year rise in his firm’s sales to £12.1million.
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Iraq asks Saudi Arabia to replace Saudi ambassador -Iraqi state TV

BAGHDAD, Aug 28 (Reuters) - Iraq's foreign ministry has asked Saudi Arabia to replace its ambassador in Baghdad, Thamer al-Sabhan, Iraqi state TV said on Sunday.
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MIDEAST STOCKS-Saudi and Qatar rebound, rest of Gulf mixed

DUBAI, Aug 28 (Reuters) - Stock markets in Saudi Arabia and Qatar made a partial recovery on Sunday from last week's losses, with other Gulf markets mixed in quiet trade.
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Terrence Magee breaks off 73-yard run, but the Rams fail to capitalize

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MIDEAST STOCKS-Gulf may consolidate, few positives

DUBAI, Aug 28 (Reuters) - Gulf stock markets may consolidate in quiet trade on Sunday with few positive factors to push them up.
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Saudi builder Khodari renews 132 mln riyal Islamic facility

DUBAI, Aug 28 (Reuters) - Saudi Arabian construction firm Abdullah Abdul Mohsin al-Khodari and Sons said on Sunday that it had renewed an existing 132 million riyal ($35.2 million) Islamic credit faci
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Iran, Venezuela sign agreement for banking cooperation

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Football: Corona Centennial pulls out 56-49 victory over Chandler

Corona Centennial got into a shootout with Arizona Chandler on Saturday night at Norco High in its football opener. And what a shootout it was. Centennial prevailed, 56-49. With the game tied, 49-
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Galaxy winless in six straight after 0-0 draw with Vancouver

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Southwest Airlines flight forced to divert after part of an engine was 'torn away' 

A Southwest Airlines flight carrying 99 passengers and five crew members from New Orleans to Orlando, Florida, was diverted after to another airport because of an engine problem.
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The glamour of Bergman’s bay: Cruising around the Swedish coast on a century-old floating museum

Wilhelm Tham, first launched in 1912, is one of the oldest passenger boats in the world. It offers an itinerary covering the west coast of Sweden, which was once home to actress Ingrid Bergman.
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Living the dream down under... for free! How to escape grey Britain for Oz – by becoming full-time house-sitters (Just steer clear of those 10ft pythons)

Laurence and Natasha Short, both retired, are house-sitting properties in Australia. So far, they've looked after a host of different homes in Brisbane and Melbourne.
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The Crafty Traveller: Don’t expect a cruise refund if you’re left all at sea - know your rights before you travel

A British couple, whose ship missed many of the ports of call, did not receive any compensation for their bad experience but their story is far from unique in the world of cruising.
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Coaster capital? It’s a real scream to conquer the monster rides in Ohio's most thrilling theme park

Cedar Point theme park in Sandusky, Ohio, is home to 17 different rides and is known as the rollercoaster capital of the world. Thrill-seekers can brave 400ft drops and stomach churning turns.
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Iceland? It’s even cooler than it sounds... Simon Mayo is awestruck by an incredible array of volcanoes, glaciers – and big woolly jumpers

BBC Radio presenter Simon Mayo travelled to Iceland with his wife and son. While there, the family drove around the country, taking in sights like the Vatnajokull glacier and the Hekla volcano.
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A new way of exploring the rosier side of Cyprus: Visit the Mediterranean island for its floral celebrations in spring but don't miss its cultural sites

The arrival of spring, known as anthestiria, is celebrated across Cyprus. In the village of Agros, the locals celebrate the harvest of nearby rose fields with dawn-pickings of the petals.
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Night food markets in Ho Chi Minh City: Whatâ??s cooking?

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Aug. 28 GeoQuiz! Where are you?

Peek at the pic, contemplate the clues, then guess where you are.
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