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  1. Renting: Know your rights - and what can go wrongRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    The market has never been more clogged, nor priced higher. Rental accommodation has become a crisis.


  2. Number of workless households falls to record low, new ONS data showsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    The number of workless households has been gradually declining for over two decades and now stands at an all-time low of 15.8 per cent or 3.3 million, new figures reveal. Of the 4.5million people living in workless households, 2.1million are aged between 50 and 54, 943,000 are aged 35 to 49 and 667,000 aged 25-34 and 849,000 16-24.


  3. AFL funds first study into brains of retired football playersRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | ABC News

    The AFL is funding the first comprehensive study into the brains of retired football players who have suffered repeated knocks to the head. It follows the early retirement of several players due to concussion and has been spearheaded by the AFL Players Association .


  4. Marco Rubio stumps in SummerlinRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio speaks to a crowd at Mountain Shadow Community Center in Las Vegas on Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015. Sounding themes of change in a speech at Sun City Summerlin on Thursday night, Florida Sen. Marco Rubio opened a three-day campaign swing through Las Vegas.


  5. ommunity supports good causesRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Lethbridge Herald

    Last Friday I participated in the CNIB "Night Steps" fundraiser at Nikka Yukko Japanese Gardens, the first time this national event has been done in our city. Once again, Lethbridge demonstrated its generosity and volunteer commitment.


  6. Fife: Accept 360 Capital's takeover offer 'immediately' or sell on-marketRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | SNL Financial

    Australian Industrial REIT - takeover offer by 360 Capital Investment Management Limited as responsible entity of 360 Capital Industrial Fund of firmly refusing to accept 360 Capital Investment Management Ltd.'s takeover offer, the manager of Australian Industrial REIT, or ANI, is now urging the REIT's unit holders to "immediately" accept the scrip-and-cash bid or to sell on-market. Fife Capital Funds Ltd. said in an Oct. 9 statement that it is "likely" that 360 Capital will obtain effective control of Australian Industrial REIT, as the and The Pivotal Fund Ltd., it came with a minimum 50.1% acceptance clause that upped the risk of the deal falling through.


  7. Don't Starve the BLS | CommentaryRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Roll Call

    Amid market volatility, looming interest rate cuts and an uncertain outlook for jobs and incomes, now is not the time to hobble our ability to monitor and understand the economy. So why is Congress eyeing further cuts to the Bureau of Labor Statistics budget? Proposed Senate legislation would cut the BLS by another $13 million in 2016, after its real annual spending has already fallen more than 10 percent over the last five years.


  8. When the 'febezzle' comes home to roostRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    More than a half century ago, John Kenneth Galbraith presented a definitive depiction of the Wall Street Crash of 1929 in a slim, elegantly written volume. Embezzlement, Galbraith observed, has the property that "weeks, months, or years elapse between the commission of the crime and its discovery.


  9. Film review roundup: Pan, Hyena Road, 99 Homes and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CBC News

    That larger-than-life playfulness is in full effect with about how Peter Pan learned to fly. Made for Wright's own children, it's a glorious hodgepodge: from the as the fierce Tiger Lily and an engaging performance from Levi Miller as Peter, Pan works as a candy-coloured reboot of As the phrase "A film by Paul Gross" appears onscreen, the actor-director's rumbling voice fills our ears as he describes the fiery furnace of Afghanistan.


  10. AH&LA Applauds Aca Fix To Protect Small Businesses From Higher PremiumsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Hospitality Net

    American Hotel & Lodging Association 1201, New York Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20005 United States Phone: +1 202-289.3100 Fax: +1 202-289-3199 Visit Website Washington, D.C. -- As a member of the 50-100 Coalition, which supports small businesses and works to protect affordable coverage for employees, the American Hotel & Lodging Association applauds the White House for repairing a flaw in the Affordable Care Act that will prevent premium increases for small businesses.


  11. Average NSW home loan jumps $78,100 in a yearRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Home buyers are piling on debt, with new figures showing the average new mortgage is growing even faster than the turbocharged property market. People in NSW taking out a loan for a home to live in are, on average, borrowing $78,100 more than a year ago, thanks to rapid house price growth and record low interest rates.


  12. ECB Should Focus Asset-Backed Purchases on Periphery, Pimco SaysRead the original story

    5 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. asset-backed securities purchase program on the countries most in need of its help, according to Pacific Investment Management Co.


  13. California to phase out microbeads used in soaps, toothpasteRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | KDWN

    Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation Thursday requiring California to phase out the use of microscopic exfoliating beads in personal care products sold in the state starting in 2020 to protect fish and wildlife. The tiny plastic beads found in soap, toothpaste and body washes are so small that they are showing up in the bodies of fish and other wildlife after passing through water filtration systems without disintegrating.


  14. Brussels train strike snarls traffic in Belgium and on international lines to Paris, LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Fox News

    A rail strike in the Belgian capital has paralyzed much of the train traffic on domestic and international lines linking London, Paris and Amsterdam to Brussels. The socialist union on Friday protested reforms of the public rail company which it says it will affect service for commuters and cut into income and social security of personnel.


  15. Sign of times in business worldRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Hereford Times

    I AM a small business owner and as such I like to put my business back into small, local firms where ever I can. I have been looking for a new sign for our premises.


  16. Budget 2016 - A resolution to mortgage crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Slugger O'Toole

    David Hall of the Irish Mortgage Holders Organisation says that Budget 2016 can help the 10,000 families currently facing repossession in Ireland. Today he outlines a simple but efficient means by with Finance Minister Michael Noonan could resolve this issue and prevent another surge in Ireland's homelessness figures.


  17. Market town dwellers pay typical A 24k premium for the privilegeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    The rural charm of market towns comes with an average premium of nearly A 24,000 across the UK - and in one out of ten towns this rises to at least A 100,000, a new study suggests. Homebuyers wanting to live in a market town are looking to pay 11 per cent more than the county average for a home, or A 23,938, according to Lloyds Bank.


  18. 10/09/2015 Mortgage RatesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Ashland Times-Gazette

    The following is a list of mortgage rates from area lenders this week. Rates are subject to change from day to day. Telephone the banks for up-to-the-minute quotations. Points (discount plus origination fees plus commitment)...


  19. Veterans to receive better income, pensions packageRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | China Daily

    China will continue to improve the living standard of military personnel and veterans by further raising their income and reforming the pension system for retirees, experts said. "The military increased our vocational allowance around July and the basic salary is expected to be raised before the end of this year," a human resources management researcher at a People's Liberation Army institute who wished to be named as Wang said on Thursday.


  20. French budget deficit narrows year-on-yearRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    France's central state budget deficit narrowed in the first nine months of the year compared with the same period in 2014, the budget ministry said Friday. The central state budget deficit--which does not include social security, healthcare and local authorities--stood at EUR89.7 billion at the end of August.