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  1. Sources Say: Novick gains new opponent after losing first oneRead the original story

    23 min ago | Portland Tribune

    Real estate broker Fred Stewart filed a political action committee to run against Novick on July 15 - the day after the activist Concordia University instructor Nick Caleb dropped out of the race, citing stress from his father's death earlier this year. Stewart, who was active with the King Neighborhood Association for much of the 1990s, says no one on the City Council is doing a good job running Portland.

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  2. Sir Martin Sorrell's WPP and US buyout firm Providence are lining up...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    Chime Communications, the British marketing group that counts Lord Coe as a director, is set to be bought by Providence Equity Partners and rival WPP for more than A 350m. London-based Chime, which was founded by Margaret Thatcher's former PR guru Lord Bell, has received an offer of 365p per share, plus an interim dividend for the current year of 2.53p per share, the company said on Wednesday night.

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  3. Robot can pick up after people and help the sickRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | Independent.ie

    HSR, short for "human support robot", comes with a single mechanical arm that can grasp objects of various shapes and sizes and also pick up smaller items with a tiny suction cup. It does not have other tricks in its repertoire, except for a computer panel on its head for surfing the internet.

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  4. Fed watches for economic gainsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NWAonline

    The Federal Reserve appears on track to raise interest rates later this year but signaled Wednesday that it wants to see further economic gains and higher inflation before doing so. A statement from the Fed after its latest policy meeting provided no timetable.

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  5. Chime in advanced takeover talks with WPP-Providence consortiumRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Reuters

    Marketing group Chime Communications Plc said it was in advanced talks with a consortium of WPP Plc and Providence Equity Partners LLC for a potential cash offer of 365 pence per share. The potential offer by buyout firm Providence and the world's biggest advertising company WPP also include an interim dividend of 2.53 pence per share, Chime said.

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  6. There's A Lot To Like About The Kraft Heinz CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    The relatively new Kraft Heinz Company is now the fifth-largest food and beverage company in the world. The merger of the two iconic American companies has created a powerhouse with brand recognition worldwide.

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  7. BlackRock Inc. A Great OpportunityRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    The market is implying 5.38% annual earnings growth over the next 7-10 years, which is less than the rate the company has seen in recent years. BlackRock Inc. has grown its earnings well over the last few years, and pays a strong dividend, traits which may attract some investors.

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  8. Demand for physical metal skyrockets as prices dropRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... down," said John Hutmacher, CEO of the U.S. Gold Bureau, a leading precious metals education and investment services firm. "We are sourcing metals from all of our suppliers and doing our best to keep inventory on-hand to fulfill orders. We're one of ...

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  9. Goldman Affiliate JRE to Invest in Biomass Power, Nikkei ReportsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Japan Renewable Energy Co., an affiliate of Goldman Sachs Group Inc., will invest in biomass energy through the acquisition of Eco Green Co., the Nikkei newspaper reported Thursday.

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  10. Billionaire Forrest Sizes Up Australian Farms as Mining SlumpsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Andrew Forrest, who became a billionaire shipping iron ore to China, now sees big opportunity in the agriculture industry in northern Australia with investment support from overseas. "If we are truly going to develop northern Australia -- that under developed half of Australia -- then the capital required will dwarf anything that we've seen in the mining industry," Forrest, the founder of Fortescue Metals Group Ltd., told reporters Thursday in Sydney.

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  11. Cheap Power or Clean Energy? Modi's $200 Billion India DilemmaRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    The retailers have racked up more than 2.5 trillion rupees of losses partly because they're forced to sell below cost to keep energy affordable, Power Ministry data show. Reliant on loans and subsidies, their scope to embrace solar and wind over cheaper, dirtier coal-fired supplies is in question.

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  12. Lloyds to sell Irish commercial loan portfolioRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    Lloyds Banking Group PLC said Thursday it is selling a portfolio of Irish commercial loans for 827 million pounds , which will be used for general corporate purposes. The 15% U.K. government-owned bank said the sale won't have a material impact on the group, but will be capital accretive.

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  13. Shadow lenders push deeper into risky commercial real estateRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    So-called shadow lenders - asset managers that operate outside the banking industry's regulatory oversight - have been making an increasing number of leveraged loans to midsize businesses. Now their involvement is growing in commercial real estate, a market that scorched traditional lenders when it blew up after the 2008 financial crisis.

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  14. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Business Wire

    Financial statements and exhibits at... )--Insignia Systems, Inc. today reported financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2015, as compar... )--Wynn Resorts, Limited today reported financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2015. Net revenues for the second quarter of 2015 were $1,040... )--CBL & Associates Properties, Inc. : Same-center sales per square foot increased 4.1% during the second quarter 2015 over the prior-year period.

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  15. Will the Real Indian Inflation Rate Please Stand Up?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. A record discrepancy between India's two main measures of inflation has clouded the outlook for interest rates and spurred debate over the central bank's policy target.

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  16. Mexico Said to Begin Annual Oil-Hedging Program as Prices DropRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Mexico began its annual program to lock in oil sales for the coming year as a shield against a further drop in prices, three people with direct knowledge said. Morgan Stanley, Citigroup Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co.

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  17. Westwood Holdings Group's (WHG) CEO Brian Casey on Q2 2015 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Good day, ladies and gentlemen and welcome to the Westwood Holdings Group Inc. Second Quarter 2015 Earnings Conference Call. At this time all participants are in a listen-only mode.

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  18. Nomura Holdings' (NMR) CEO Shigesuke Kashiwagi on Q1 2016 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Welcome to today's Nomura Holdings first quarter operating results for fiscal year ending March 2016 conference call. [Operator Instructions].

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  19. Global mobile lbs market to grow at a CAGR of 35.74% over the period 2014-2019.Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    Location-based services uses the positioning capabilities of wireless applications to deliver innovative services to mobile users. LBS is a vital and dynamic area in the technology market, offering a cost-effective engagement of mobile customers.

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  20. Valeant Tells Congress a Very Different Tax Tale Than InvestorsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    When it goes before Congress on Thursday, Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. will tell lawmakers that it doesn't consider tax savings when the company -- one of the industry's most acquisitive -- is making deals. "Valeant does not take into account tax synergies in either identifying or pricing potential acquisition targets," Howard Schiller, Valeant's former chief financial officer, will say in written testimony to be given before the Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations.

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