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Azerbaijan Deposit Insurance Fund (ADIF) paid compensations worth over 212 million manats to depositors of Dekabank, Kredobank, Zaminbank, Parabank, Caucasus Development Bank, AtraBank, Bank of Azerba
The work on construction of the Trans Anatolian Pipeline (TANAP) continues in line with the schedule.
Orlando moved up significantly in the respected Kauffman index of startup company activity, jumping to No. 21 on the index for 2016, up from No. 33 the prior year. Still, Orlando ranks in the bottom h
Tim Cook, who marks his five-year anniversary as Apple’s CEO received shares valued at $373 million during that period.
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are wavering between gains and losses in midday trading Thursday as investors sift through a handful of earnings reports. Drug company Mylan rose, but Signet Jewelers and Dolla
Loyal owners of Volkswagen diesel cars understandably felt betrayed when they learned the German automaker had rigged the testing process to bypass U.S. emissions standards. But many are having a cha
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. retailers including J.C. Penney and Wal-Mart are scrutinizing whether sheets Welspun India Ltd. had said were high-end Egyptian cotton were actually cheaper knock-offs, questions
Latest Lifestyle
Designer Sonia Rykiel has died aged 86.
It's time for less superheroes and more crying, movie fans.             
The R&B star transforms to portray the boxing legend.             
The late broadcaster and the legendary promoter take their places in the boxing drama.             
"Brotherhood" star and director Noel Clarke on why taking chances on unknown talent is his way of giving back. (Aug. 25)             
New dress, but same designer as yesterday.             
The arrival of this area's latest Nordstrom Rack might just be the beginning of even more shopping deals.             
Latest Tech
Brooks HaysMANCHESTER, England, Aug. 25 (UPI) -- The jet stream's movements are at least 35 percent predictable, driven by factors like sea surface temperatures, solar variability and Arctic sea ice c
University of California, Irvine, researchers claim disapproval of a parent's morals inflates the level of danger a child is in - and children left alone on purpose are safer than those left alone a
Hispanics have the highest preference for a shorter life while African-Americans are more likely to want to live to 100 or more, researchers from the Columbia Aging Center, New York, found.
Archaeologists have been studying the inscription on a 500lb stone stele It was found embedded in the foundations of a temple in Poggio Colla, Italy's Mugello Valley to the northeast of Florence.
This week, a rare pink grasshopper was spotted in Lincolnshire, with a fuschia-pink body and bright beady eyes. A rare blue lobster was also spotted off the coast of Devon.
Colin Woodward, a New York-based researcher, says all the guidebooks, plaques, posters and history books have been getting Blackbeard's real name and reputation wrong all this time.
The extinct bird will be sold by Summers Place Auctions in Billingshurst, West Sussex, who say it could fetch £500,000 when it is sold at auction later this year.
Latest Health
When it comes to informing patients about potentially healthy interventions, I am not shy.
HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hong Kong has confirmed its first case of Zika, putting the Asian financial center on high alert for any spread of the mosquito-borne virus that has wreaked havoc in Latin Americ
Polish discus thrower Piotr Malachowski put silver medal up for auction.
OSLO (Reuters) - The Earth has gained coastal land equivalent to the size of Jamaica in the past 30 years with man-made construction outpacing erosion caused by rising sea levels, mapping data showed
Researchers have developed an antibody that blocks the formation of blood clots without triggering bleeding, a serious risk associated with current blood thinners.
Investigators report that resolvins and maresins, molecules produced in the body naturally from certain omega-3 fatty acids, regulate subsets of white blood cells that play a central role in inflammat
A formal bias analysis of previous studies finding that cognitive activities can reduce the risk of Alzheimer's disease and other dementias concluded that any confounding factors in the earlier studie
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* Many buried under rubble in their sleep (Updates with death toll rising to 250 from 241)
* Thai Lee Family Trust reports 21.6 percent stake in vascular biogenics ltd as of january 19 - Sec filing Source text : http://bit.ly/2biYd97 Further company coverage:
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Aug 25 (Reuters) - A Danish media group was fined and two news executives were given suspended jail sentences on Thursday for illegally buying credit card data of celebrities which in one case enabled
* Obtains merger clearance for the acquisition of ORCO Property Group Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Gdynia Newsroom)
BRASILIA, Aug 25 (Reuters) - Brazil's BNDES development bank will expand credit lines to large companies for working capital and for companies buying assets up for sale due to bankruptcy restructuring
MILAN, Aug 25 (Reuters) - European equities fell on Thursday, dragged down by weaker miners and drugmakers, with investors cutting their exposure to riskier assets ahead of a key speech by Federal Res
Latest Sport
High school football is back!             
Bora Gulari said the bag containing sailing gear and Olympic souvenirs was found in a yard on Detroit's east side.             
Michigan is ranked No. 7 in the Football Writers Association of American preseason Top 16 poll, released today.             
The Spartans have a reputation for outstanding cornerback play, but have yet to sign a Cass Tech corner.             
Cleaves, a former MSU basketball star, is accused of sexual assault at a Flint area hotel. His lawyers wanted Wayne County off the case.             
Ausmus said if Aybar is playing well, he'll continue to get games, despite Iglesias' pending return.             
Connor Cook turned Michigan State’s announcement of football team captains into a matter of national record last year.             
Manchester City fans made it clear that they want to keep Joe Hart after the England goalkeeper was dropped by Pep Guardiola
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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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