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KINGSTON, Jamaica – After a three-year absence, the Government of Jamaica today successfully returned to the domestic capital market with the three fixed-rate instruments issued oversubscribed.
KINGSTON, Jamaica – Fitch Ratings Agency today upgraded Jamaica’s Long-term foreign and local currency issue ratings to ‘B’ from ‘B-‘ and revised the outlook to Sta
The Life Science Association of Manitoba has announced a new crop of award winners, recognized for their achievements in advancing the province's life-sciences sector. • Conviron — Life S
Manitoba’s biggest public company continues to churn out nine-figure quarterly profits. Great-West Lifeco has reported net earnings attributable to common shareholders of $683 million, or 68.8
WASHINGTON - Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates fell this week for the sixth straight week as markets around the globe continued the whipsaw trading that has marked this year so far. Mortgage buye
WASHINGTON - A wide-ranging bill that revamps U.S. trade laws won final congressional approval Thursday. It includes a provision that would reinforce the government's ability to head off China and oth
DENVER - Joe Danborn, a veteran editor for the Associated Press, has been named Rockies news editor for the co-operative. In his new job, Danborn, who grew up in the Denver area, will oversee news co
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Yelp's national Top 100 list has some peculiar Seattle choices, the great H Mart expands to Seattle and more food news ... including 14 brand-new places to eat!?
For the past 70 years, Buddy’s has been dishing out delicious and very popular pizza.             
John and Ann Betar promised to spend a lifetime together, and they have done just that.              
The 16th president really couldn't catch a break.
Dating through websites and apps is a huge part of life for young singles. A new report by the Pew Research Center found that 15 percent of Americans have used an app or website to help find a date.
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Kia globally debuted its production Niro hybrid crossover at the 2016 Chicago Auto Show, after many months of sketch-teasing. The Niro debuted in concept form in 2013, as a glimpse into Kia's eco-con
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In case you didn't know, Albert Einstein was smart. There are many ways in which his genius has been proven, but because of the limited state of technology and our understanding of the universe that
Direct evidence at last for gravitational waves, ripples in spacetime that Einstein predicted 100 years ago, comes from a years-long Big Physics project. The post LIGO’s First-Ever Detection of
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Humans can tolerate the parasites responsible for the sleeping sickness, Chagas disease and leishmaniasis for many years. These parasites belong to the same family of pathogens known as trypanosomatid
Age-related inflammation drives changes in the fruit fly gut-causing metaplasia or abnormal changes in cells, new research shows. That metaplasia led to changes in the microbiota, which resulted in pa
A review of euthanasia or assisted suicide cases among patients with psychiatric disorders in the Netherlands found that most had chronic, severe conditions, with histories of attempted suicides and h
Researchers examined whether gastric bypass surgery is equally effective in reducing mortality in groups undergoing surgery at different ages. Bariatric surgery is effective in reducing all-cause and
Patterns of episodes of diverticulitis before surgery, and factors associated with earlier interventions using inpatient, outpatient, and antibiotic prescription claims, have all been examined by a gr
By seeking the advice of patients, families and other stakeholders in designing a clinical trial investigating pediatric appendicitis, researchers found a way to significantly increase the number of p
Stephen FellerLONDON, Feb. 11 (UPI) -- Blocking a protein related to stress can relieve chronic pain, researchers found in a recent study with mice.
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If you have a spare bedroom that you don't use, you could be making extra cash tax-free. Des and Sue Figueiredo are getting up to £850 per month.
Against a backdrop of bad headlines, contrarian investor Tim Price explains where he is looking for good news in the latest episode of the Investing Show.
Named a top destination in the US, the city of brotherly love is more than just cheese steaks and die-hard sports fans.
A memo by chief executive Stuart Gulliver has revealed that the bank will cut costs in a different way while going ahead with pay rises which it had previously ruled out, according to Reuters.
The CBI downgraded its forecast for 2016 UK GDP growth to 2.3 per cent, down from its previous estimate of 2.6 per cent made in November, with its 2017 forecast cut to 2.1 per cent from 2.4 per cent
The Solihull-based firm said like-for-like net income beat expectations, growing by 1.6 per cent at its leased and tenanted estate for the 19 weeks to February 6 compared with a year ago.
The precious metal rose another $50 or 4 per cent today to $1,248 today – the highest price since February 2015 and taking its appreciation since the start of the year to 18 per cent.
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Last offseason, the DeflateGate scandal dominated the conversation and left little room for anything else. It's not quite gone, even now. But at least others can elbow their way into grabbing a sliver
The NCAA Rules Committee approved a proposal that would allow greater use of instant replay in order to enhance player safety. The initiative would expand the role of replay officials, allowing them g
Brian Schmitz answers your questions LIVE and will discuss upcoming games against the Mavericks, 76ers and Pacers as well as the latest trade deadline news.
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Team USA's Alex Morgan gets quickest goal in Olympic qualifying history.
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Anthony Joshua is on the cusp of landing a world-title shot, with Eddie Hearn claiming talks to make an April 9 fight with IBF heavyweight champion Charles Martin are at an ‘advanced stage’.
Sportsmail has spoken with supporters of all 20 Premier League clubs to gather thoughts on what should happen next in the continuing campaign to lower the price of tickets.
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