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It"s Not Mines That Cause Violence, It"s Poverty

A very interesting economic paper looking at the impact of the existence of mines upon violence in Africa. This is, of course, a subset of the more general contentions of the resource curse. If there's easily available wealth lying around then people will.....»»

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Hubble Catches A Cosmic Cluster Lying About Its Age

"No, son, you don't want to drink beer. That's for daddies, and kids with fake IDs." -Homer Simpson But it isn't just us humans who lie about their ages. You see, objects in space do the same thing! But much like the plastic-surgery-laden octogenarian wh.....»»

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Star Trek Gadgets That Exist In The 21st Century [Infographic]

Here's a few gadgets from Star Trek that you can have here in the 21st century. Here's a few gadgets from Star Trek that you can have here in the 21st century......»»

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"Until Dawn" Takes Days To Complete

A look at one of the key, defining features of 'Until Dawn' and how to access all the trophies. A look at one of the key, defining features of 'Until Dawn' and how to access all the trophies......»»

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China"s Interest Rate Cuts Will Not Fix Its Real Problem

As expected, China’s central bank reacted to Monday’s stock market falls. It cut the 1 year lending rate to by 25bps to 4.6% with immediate effect. It also cut the reserve requirement ratio by 50bps. These measures look like attempting to put out a bo.....»»

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Can We Get Past Fighting One Another Over Departmental Budgets?

If leaders of the departments don’t trust in the budgeting process and if one department can win only if another department in the organization loses, then you can expect fights over budgets. If leaders of the departments don’t trust in the budg.....»»

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Drizzt Returns In The New D&D Rage of Demons Trailer

VideoDrizzt Do’Urden, one of the most popular characters in fantasy literature, grapples with demons in a new trailer for "Rage of Demons," the next story line in the Dungeons & Dragons product universe. Rage of Demons is the newest story line from D&D .....»»

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Yellen ally pours cold water on rule-based monetary policy

JACKSON HOLE, Wyo. (Reuters) - For much of her tenure as head of the Federal Reserve, Janet Yellen has been pressured by Republican lawmakers who want the U.S. central bank to adopt a monetary policy rule, a straightforward formula connecting unemployment.....»»

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MiB: Pimco’s Paul McCulley

This week we speak with Paul McCulley, former chief economist at PIMCO, and often mentioned potential FOMC candidate. McCulley worked closely with Bill Gross for many years, and was brought back to PIMCO after Mohamed El Erian stepped down. Even if you .....»»

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What Happens When A Company, Or An Economy, Can’t Squeeze Any More Juice Out Of The Lemon

Submitted by Erico Tavares of Sinclair & Co. Presented here is a simple framework that can help us analyze the impact of certain policies in our companies and economies. This is Part 1, in the forthcoming Part 2, perhaps the most interesting one, this fra.....»»

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Land bill: Congress hits out at government for notification route

The Congress today welcomed the change in the 13 Central laws bringing the compensation and rehabilitation under these acts at par with the 2013 Land Acquisition act but attacked the "notification" route adopted by the NDA government.....»»

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Some parties obstructing nation"s development process: Piyush Goyal

Minister of State with Independent Charge for Power, Coal and New and Renewable Energy, Piyush Goyal on Saturday lashed out at the opposition for creating hurdles in the developmental process of the nation."Some political parties are adamant on not ........»»

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Sintex"s changing terms on debt papers questioned

Sintex industries, the maker of ubiquitous plastic water tanks, has altered the terms of debentures it received as consideration for the sale of a subsidiary called Zep Infratech. These altered terms have resulted in a difference of about Rs 236 ........»»

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Sheena Bora murder: Focus on forensic evidences, grilling still on

Raigad police virtually confesses to the casual way in which their personnel treated the case.....»»

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Sania conferred Khel Ratna, Arjuna awards also given

Tennis star Sania Mirza was today conferred with the prestigious Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna -- the country's highest sporting honour -- while shooting sensation was among the Arjuna award recipients in a glittering ceremony at the Rashtrapati Bhawan ........»»

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Dravid said there"s nothing wrong in my technique: Pujara

Relieved after notching up his first hundred in close to two years, Indian batsman Cheteshwar Pujara today thanked A team coach Rahul Dravid for reassuring him that there was "nothing wrong" with his technique during the prolonged lean patch. ........»»

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Transgender Workers Face Long Road to Inclusion

The White House hiring of a transgender worker is seen by activists as just a small step toward eventual inclusion in the U.S. workforce......»»

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4 Problems to Fix for $3,000 or Less to Boost Your Home"s Sales Price

NEW YORK (MainStreet) -- Home sellers don't want to spend an arm and a leg getting their places ready for listing. The good news is: it's actually possible to put a property's best foot forward on the cheap. "There are certain cosmetic cha.....»»

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8 Presidential Candidates Who Have Smoked Weed -- and Their Positions on Pot Today

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Presidents Nos. 42 (Bill Clinton), 43 (George W. Bush) and 44 (Barack Obama) have smoked pot, and come 2016, the same may hold true for No. 45 -- depending who wins the election. While on the campaign trail in 1992, then.....»»

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10 Celebrities Who are Rich, Famous and Also Weed Smokers

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Stop the presses! A lot of celebrities smoke pot. The Marijuana Policy Project (MPP) has released its third annual list of the 50 most influential marijuana users, and apparently, the lifestyles of the rich and famous can often en.....»»

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7 Collectibles That Aren"t Completely Worthless

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- If there is such a thing as a golden rule for collectibles, it's buy what you love -- and if you're lucky, some of that will be valuable, too. The collectible market is a tricky one, and a lot of what people believe will be v.....»»

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Cramer Likes Panera Bread"s Effort to Improve Customer Service

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Jim Cramer, portfolio manager of the Actions Alert Plus charitable trust, and research director Jack Mohr, are fans of Panera Bread's initiative to attract customers as Cramer said Panera 2.0 "is definitely working," which is wh.....»»

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5 Things to Consider Before You Even Think About Moving Overseas

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Should you move overseas?  Would you benefit from the potential lower cost of living, an improved lifestyle, and richer, more rewarding life, or will your experience increase your stress and make you unhappy? Must Read: Warr.....»»

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4 Super-Safe High-Dividend Stocks to Buy Now

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- If you're looking for something to buy during times of market turbulence, we have you covered. TheStreet Quant Ratings, TheStreet's proprietary quant-based stock-rating tool, rates every one of these stocks an A+ or an A, a five-s.....»»

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Outside the Box: Worried about your investments? Here’s the best advice

Think you cant’s afford good financial advice? At times like these, you can’t afford to not have a good financial adviser......»»

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Robert Powell"s Retirement Portfolio: Don’t panic, don’t sell — plan

You should take one of three courses of action: stick to your plan, adjust your plan — or get a plan......»»

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TOTAL"s (TOT) U.K. Midstream Asset Sale to Fetch $905M

TOTAL S.A . TOT announced that it will sell its interest in the FUKA and SIRGE gas pipelines and the St. Fergus Gas Terminal to North Sea Midstream Partners for $905 million (£585 million), subject to customary approvals.  TOTAL.....»»

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Facebook"s Instagram to Enable Landscape Mode Pictures

Instagram, the popular photo sharing app owned by social media giant Facebook Inc.FB , is finally going beyond square shaped photos. It will now let users post photos and videos in landscape and portrait modes, a much needed update,.....»»

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Pfizer (PFE) Gains on Label Expansion Efforts for Ibrance

Pfizer Inc.PFE shares were up 3.5% after the company along with the Alliance Foundation Trials and the Austrian Breast & Colorectal Cancer Study Group announced the commencement of a global phase III study (PALLAS Palbociclib Collaborative Adjuvant Study).....»»

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PNM Resources Tries a Second Chance at Rate Increase

Electric utility provider, PNM Resources, Inc. 's PNM business unit Public Service Company of New Mexico filed a general rate case with the New Mexico Public Regulation Commission (NMPRC) requesting for an increase in electric rates. The new filing.....»»

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Facebook Creates New Record: Hits 1B Active Users in a Day

Will anyone believe that 1 billion users logged in on a social networking site in a single day? But, its true. Facebook Inc.FB made history last Monday becoming the first to touch that milestone since the evolution of social.....»»

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NextEra Energy Gets the Nod to Buy & Phase Out Cedar Bay

NextEra Energy, Inc. 's NEE primary subsidiary, Florida Power & Light Company ("FPL") and the Office of Public Counsel have reached a settlement with the Florida Public Service Commission (FPSC) in relation to a petition filed earlier in Mar.....»»

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Wal-Mart Gears Up for the Holidays with its Layaway Program

Wal Mart Stores Inc.WMT is reportedly launching its annual layaway program two weeks earlier than last year. This signals that the retail giant has pulled up its socks for the holiday season well in advance. It is leaving no.....»»

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Boeing Wins $1.49B U.S. Navy Contract for P-8A Poseidon

Boeing Co.BA has won a modification contract worth $1.49 billion, for additional production of the 14 P 8A Poseidon maritime surveillance aircraft. Per the contract, Boeing will manufacture and deliver 9 U.S. Navy full rate production ("FRP") Lot II.....»»

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Mexico Central Bank Gov Carstens "Very Likely" To Raise Rates Once US Fed Moves, Mexican Outflows WOuld Increased Probability,

Carstens Expects US Hike To Devalue Peso But It Ok With That If It Means The Recovery Is Strong.....»»

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How One Millennial Paid Down $90k Grad School Debt In A Year

Joe Mihalac was excited to be attending Harvard Business School. Until he realized his student debt would keep him earning the same money as before. Here's how he broke the cycle in seven months. Joe Mihalac was excited to be attending Harvard Busi.....»»

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How It All Began With Assassin"s Creed

Ubisoft explores the history of the 'Assassin's Creed' series. Ubisoft explores the history of the 'Assassin's Creed' series......»»

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China"s minister defends intervention: "We must take action"

Expect the Chinese government not to sit still when its financial markets are falling apart......»»

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A New Housing Crisis Is About to Hit America

A few weeks back I wrote that the collapse of the U.S. economy is destroying the incomes of potential tenants, wreaking havoc in rental markets. I pointed out that although U.S. household incomes are dropping in real terms, rents in the U.S. are rising ra.....»»

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Jeb has a foot-in-mouth problem, and it"s seriously hurting him

What we've got here is failure to communicate. Jeb Bush has been stumping his way across the country, explaining what he would do as president. But nobody seems to understand what the heck he's talking about. In July, he said that "people need to work lon.....»»

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China scraps loan-to-deposit ratio cap: report

Beijing (AFP) - China on Saturday scrapped a two decade limit on the percentage of funds banks can lend out relative to deposits, state media reported.China's commercial banking law has since its enactment in 1975 stipulated  that no more than 75 percent.....»»

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The rich and powerful are going crazy over these luxury SUVs with bathrooms and cable TV

Click for the story >Join the conversation about this story ».....»»

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The latest on Bangkok blast: Police find bomb making parts

BANGKOK (AP) — The latest on the arrest of a suspect in the Bangkok shrine bombing (all times local):6 p.m.Thai authorities say a foreigner arrested in connection with the deadly Bangkok bombing was found in possession of illegal explosives and a number.....»»

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Court nixes assembly ban in German town hit by violence

BERLIN (AP) — Germany's highest court has overturned a weekend ban on assemblies in an eastern town where anti-foreigner violence a week ago shook the country.Local authorities had imposed a blanket ban on all public assemblies in Heidenau, near Dresden.....»»

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A surging presidential candidate is going to war with CNN over its debate rules

Former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina was perhaps the biggest winner of the first GOP debate circuit and she has been climbing in Republican primary polls ever since. But despite those rising poll numbers, the only woman running on the Republican .....»»

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The CEO of a $30 billion company explains why tech companies overwork their employees

Pat Gelsinger is widely known as the CEO of VMware, the $6-billion-in-revenues/$30 billion in market-cap star child of EMC's "federation" of subsidiaries. But long before he came to EMC and then to VMware, he was a rising star at Intel, with Andy Grove as.....»»

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The fabulous life of SoundCloud cofounder and CEO Alexander Ljung

The fabulous life of SoundCloud cofounder and CEO Alexander Ljung.....»»

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Rights group urges inquiry into Lebanon protest dispersal

BEIRUT (AP) — The London-based rights group Amnesty International is calling on Lebanese authorities to investigate allegations that security forces have used excessive force to disperse rallies protesting the government failure to deal with garbage pil.....»»

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AP PHOTOS: Hindu holy men lead bath rituals in Indian river

NASIK, India (AP) — Brass bands played and people passed out fruit and cookies as hundreds of thousands of Hindu holy men and believers plunged into the Godavari River to wash away their sins on the first "royal" day of bathing at one of the world's lar.....»»

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"Text for Wine" is a thing now

Naked Wines, an online wine retailer that lets customers fund independent winemakers, just launched a new service letting people order bottles of plonk via text. The "Text for Wine" service was suggested by employees and lets existing customers order a ca.....»»

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3 Reasons to Avoid Dyax Corp. Stock

Interested in Dyax? Here are three reasons to think about staying away......»»

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Will Intel’s 14-Nanometer Kaby Lake Be Enough in 2016?

Despite a delayed transition to new manufacturing technology, Intel's 14-nanometer Kaby Lake should keep the company very competitive in the PC market......»»

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Apple, Inc. Stock"s Enormous Catalyst in 2 Charts

China looks poised to propel more significant growth for Apple......»»

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1 Stock Wall Street Is Wrong About

United Technologies' stock has taken a beating lately. Is now the time to buy?.....»»

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Medicare at 50: Will Reform Efforts Change Your Coverage?

Medicare was started in 1965. What will it be like in 2065?.....»»

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Should Your Portfolio Say Hello to Halozyme Therapeutics Inc.?

This small-cap biotech has been crushing the markets for years. Does it deserve a place in your portfolio?.....»»

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Disney World"s Biggest Rival Takes Another Shot

It's not just the House of Mouse getting some new rides and attractions in the coming years......»»

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Ford Motor Company: One Vehicle That Changed Consumer Perception of the Blue Oval

Ford has numerous critical vehicle models across the globe, but this one was key to changing consumer perception of Ford here in the U.S. market......»»

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2 Billion More Reasons to Buy Sirius XM

The satellite radio monopoly keeps eating its own cooking with another massive buyback authorization......»»

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2.2 Million Obamacare Enrollees Made This Mistake in 2015 -- and They May Do It Again Next Year

A new report uncovers one of the most glaring problems with Obamacare: an ongoing lack of education surrounding the law......»»

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Brother-sister duo crack AIPMT

A 19-year-old girl and her teenaged brother, whose father was a farmer, have cracked the All India Pre-Medical test. While Alka secured an all India rank of 432, her 18-year-old brother P........»»

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Quota row: 9 policemen booked in alleged custodial death

After the Gujarat High Court ordered a CID probe, nine policemen including two inspectors and a sub-inspector have been booked for the alleged custodial death of a 32-year-old man detained during........»»

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3 Small Cap Value ETFs For Every Type Of Investor

3 Small Cap Value ETFs For Every Type Of Investor.....»»

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Century Casinos: Another Strong Quarter, But Clouds Are Forming

Century Casinos: Another Strong Quarter, But Clouds Are Forming.....»»

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Aeropostale: A Glimmer Of Hope, But I"m Not Turning Bullish

Aeropostale: A Glimmer Of Hope, But I"m Not Turning Bullish.....»»

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Reinsurance M&A No Panacea, But Momentum To Continue: S&P

Reinsurance M&A No Panacea, But Momentum To Continue: S&P.....»»

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Vail Resorts Becoming A Global Powerhouse

Vail Resorts Becoming A Global Powerhouse.....»»

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Time To Go Long McDonald"s?

Time To Go Long McDonald"s?.....»»

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Brazil Is In A Recession

Brazil Is In A Recession.....»»

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Manitowoc Is Vulnerable To A Broader Market Decline

Manitowoc Is Vulnerable To A Broader Market Decline.....»»

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Visualizing Stock Market Risk: 7/1926 To 6/2015

Visualizing Stock Market Risk: 7/1926 To 6/2015.....»»

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Clean Energy Fuel - The Turnaround Has Begun

Clean Energy Fuel - The Turnaround Has Begun.....»»

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New Gold Continues To Rationalize Its Portfolio By Selling Its Stake In El Morro

New Gold Continues To Rationalize Its Portfolio By Selling Its Stake In El Morro.....»»

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Jim Cramer on Why He"s Adding Shares of Panera to His Portfolio Again

Jim Cramer, portfolio manager of the Action Alerts PLUS charitable trust, and research director Jack Mohr, discuss why they're reinitiating Panera Bread (PNRA)......»»

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Post-Katrina New Orleans is a window into America’s economic doldrums

While the city’s recovery has been remarkable, its progress is fragile and uneven at best. This weekend marks the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, and a lot has been written about New Orleans' remarkable comeback from one of the nation's deadl.....»»

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Ashley Madison investors wanted out before hack, emails say

They'd spent years trying to find a buyer or raise cash. TORONTO – The owner of adultery website Ashley Madison had already been struggling to sell itself or raise funds for at least three years before the publication of details about its member.....»»

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How to learn about investing...by watching Netflix

Looking for something good on Netflix? These entertaining films will help you learn more about finance and investing......»»

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New Orleans" uneven recovery

A web site created by the city of New Orleans to commemorate its revitalization post Katrina ticks off a number of successes: major rebuilding projects, criminal justice and education reform and the rebirth of neighborhoods. But for black residents of New.....»»

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Weekend Reads: Dow Jones Industrial Average Could Crash 30%

Are silver prices about to hit $64.00? Is the Dow Jones Industrial Average about to crash 30%? Could Donald Trump really win the GOP nomination? Summer is drawing to a close, which means business is starting to pick up here at Profit Confidential. Brew yo.....»»

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Turkey appoints opposition groups to cabinet

Pro-Kurdish group joins interim government ahead of early elections.....»»

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10 items you"ll regret buying too cheaply

It's worth paying a little more for these 10 products......»»

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The most fuel-efficient cars of 2015

Three affordable new vehicles that will help you get more mileage for your money......»»

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Robots will steal our jobs, but they"ll give us new ones

As this tech evolves, concern is certainly warranted, not only because of how these technologies will affect the workforce but because, some argue, smarter robots could wind up becoming more harmful robots. After seeing the latest artificial intelligence .....»»

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Buying the dips doesn"t work for everyone

The old strategy of buying the dips may not work for everyone. In fact, for some people, it could be disastrous......»»

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Tell Us Which Companies Crushed It In Response to Security or Privacy Issues This Year

(Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images) Companies suffering security breaches or being alerted of vulnerabilities are nothing new, and to be honest, their responses are usually dismal. So much so that when I started poking around for names of businesses t.....»»

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"Cheerleader" Remixer Felix Jaehn Talks Co-Creating The Breakout Hit Of 2015

You may not know his name, but if you’ve heard this summer’s surprise breakout “Cheerleader”, you know the work of Felix Jaehn. He is the man responsible for turning the song from a local hit in Jamaica to a global smash. Before Felix stepped in, .....»»

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College Students And The Small-Job Economy

The changing economy has placed a focus on freelancing and small jobs. College students are taking advantage of this trend to boost their income in school and set themselves up for success after graduation. The changing economy has placed a focus on.....»»

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How One Millennial Paid Down $90k Grad School Debt In One Year

Joe Mihalac was excited to be attending Harvard Business School. Until he realized his student debt would keep him earning the same money as before. Here's how he broke the cycle in seven months. Joe Mihalac was excited to be attending Harvard Busi.....»»

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Myanmar sets $2.80 daily minimum wage in bid to boost investment

YANGON (Reuters) - Myanmar has set a minimum wage of 3,600 kyat ($2.80) for an eight-hour work day, a move likely to boost investment in the fast-growing country's garment industry......»»

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IMF"s Lagarde says restructuring should suffice for Greek debt

ZURICH (Reuters) - A form of debt restructuring rather than outright forgiveness should enable Greece to handle its "unviable" debt burden, the head of the International Monetary Fund was quoted as telling a Swiss newspaper......»»

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Syngenta may seek partners, JVs after product review: chairman in paper

ZURICH (Reuters) - Syngenta AG may seek partners to help improve its product lineup after a thorough review in the wake of a rebuffed takeover approach from Monsanto Co , the agrichemicals group's chairman told a Swiss newspaper......»»

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Al Jazeera Journalists Sentenced to 3 Years in Prison in Egypt

The case has become a source of international embarrassment for the government, highlighting its sweeping crackdown on opponents as well as freedom of expression after the military takeover in 2013......»»

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Britain"s highest-paid chief executives Britain"s highest-paid chief executives

This chart shows the total annual pay for FTSE 100 CEOs in 2014......»»

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The Athletes Earning The Most From Endorsements The Athletes Earning The Most From Endorsements

This chart shows athletes with the highest endorsement earnings worldwide in 2015......»»

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The New York Times Passes 1 Million Digital Subscribers The New York Times Passes 1 Million Digital Subscribers

This chart shows the number of paid digital-only subscribers of The New York Times......»»

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The World"s Top Cities For Female Entrepreneurs The World"s Top Cities For Female Entrepreneurs

This chart shows women as a percentage of startup founders worldwide......»»

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Generations Divided On Mobile Etiquette Generations Divided On Mobile Etiquette

This chart shows the results of a survey among Americans regarding their acceptance of cell phone usage in different situations......»»

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Where the largest city hosts the most people Where the largest city hosts the most people

This chart shows the % of the populaton living in the largest metropolitan area in selected countries......»»

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The World"s Longest Non-Stop Flights The World"s Longest Non-Stop Flights

This chart shows the longest non-stop flights in the world......»»

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Suzlon"s offshore windmill pilot in Gujarat to cost Rs 6,000 crore

Wind turbine manufacturer Suzlon Energy Limited is planning to invest about Rs 6,000 crore on India's first offshore wind mill project in bay of Kutch in Gujarat. To be set up on a pilot basis, work on the 600 Mw project will commence early next.....»»

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