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  1. Hospitality Properties Trust (HPT) and Xenia Hotels & Resorts (XHR) Head-To-Head ComparisonRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | IntersportsWire

    Hospitality Properties Trust and Xenia Hotels & Resorts are both mid-cap finance companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, profitability, dividends, institutional ownership, valuation, analyst recommendations and earnings. 77.2% of Hospitality Properties Trust shares are owned by institutional investors.

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  2. FirstNet, broadband network to enable police and fire responders to...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Daily Republic

    At a recent national gathering of police commanders and telecommunications executives, one executive lamented: "What company sends its employees into the field without a smartphone? Cops do. They give them to commanders, detectives, supervisors, but not officers."

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  3. Borror elected as alternate delegate for Angus Association conventionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Red Bluff Daily News

    Bryce Borror, of Gerber, has been elected as an alternate delegate to the 134rd Annual American Angus Association Convention of Delegates, Nov. 6 at the Fort Worth Convention Center in Fort Worth, Texas. Borror, a member of the American Angus Association, is one of 258 Angus breeders who have been elected by fellow members to serve as an alternate state representative to the annual meeting.

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  4. The crazy summer of Trump controversies that you've already forgottenRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    The end of summer is around the corner in the US, with students soon returning to school and people across the country planning their fantasy football rosters. But with the daily intrigue and drama from the White House, the summer also feels as though it stretched across years.

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  5. $172K in historic preservation grants headed to HawaiiRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    The $172,372 is part of $21 million in grants announced across the nation, which represents a total of $58 million awarded to every U.S. state, the District of Columbia, the U.S. territories, and partnering nations. In total, Hawaii will receive $583,153, up from $574,946 in 2016 and $547,946 in 2015.

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  6. Head-To-Head Analysis: Windstream HoldingsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | IntersportsWire

    Windstream Holdings and Inventergy Global are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, valuation, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, profitability, risk and earnings. Windstream Holdings pays an annual dividend of $0.60 per share and has a dividend yield of 30.3%.

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  7. Xenia Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (XHR) Downgraded to Hold at BidaskClubRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | IntersportsWire

    Other research analysts have also recently issued research reports about the company. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Xenia Hotels & Resorts from a sell rating to a hold rating and set a $20.00 price target for the company in a research note on Saturday, May 13th.

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  8. Analyzing VTTI Energy PartnersRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | IntersportsWire

    Columbia Pipeline Partners and VTTI Energy Partners are both energy companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, profitability, valuation, risk, dividends, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership. 88.2% of Columbia Pipeline Partners shares are owned by institutional investors.

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  9. Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE:RGC) Stake Decreased by Gateway Investment Advisers LLCRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | IntersportsWire

    Gateway Investment Advisers LLC cut its stake in Regal Entertainment Group by 0.4% during the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 31,975 shares of the company's stock after selling 140 shares during the period.

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  10. Contrasting Imax CorpRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Imax Corp and Regal Entertainment Group are both cyclical consumer goods & services companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, profitability, institutional ownership, risk, earnings, dividends and analyst recommendations. Regal Entertainment Group has higher revenue and earnings than Imax Corp. Regal Entertainment Group is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Imax Corp, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

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  11. 10 Marijuana Stats That Will Blow You AwayRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Fox News

    Love it or hate it, marijuana has been a hot topic in the U.S. and Canada over the last couple of years. Twenty-nine U.S. states plus the District of Columbia now allow legal use of medical marijuana, with eight states plus D.C. permitting recreational use of the drug.

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  12. Noodles & Company (NDLS) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from BrokeragesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Shares of Noodles & Company have been given a consensus recommendation of "Hold" by the eleven brokerages that are covering the firm, Marketbeat reports. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have assigned a hold rating and one has assigned a buy rating to the company.

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  13. National Effort to Combat Elder Abuse LaunchedRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Kansas City InfoZine

    The members of the association are the 56 state, territorial and District of Columbia attorneys general. "Elder abuse has been called the silent epidemic of our time," Schmidt said.

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  14. Judge to IRS: Start naming namesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Hot Air

    Think the IRS targeting scandal had dissipated? So did the IRS, but it got a very unpleasant surprise on Thursday in federal court. Judge Reggie Walton ordered the agency to start identifying the employees who took part in the targeting of conservative non-profit groups and to provide specific explanation for the delays in approval of that status for dozens of them.

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  15. Check Charities Before GivingRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Sampson Independent

    Everyone has a cause they care about. And with more than 1.2 million charitable organizations to choose from, finding one aligned with your values can be deeply rewarding.

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  16. Pediatricians are hurting sick kids: shocking claimRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Bay Area Business Woman

    Pediatricians are questioning whether the decision to switch 13,000 high-risk children from the state's comprehensive Medicaid program to lesser plans that many physicians reject had a political motivation behind them, according to a bombshell new CNN report. Specifically, experts say the data and survey instrument used to justify dropping children from the high risk plan, thus causing them to lose coverage, were bogus.

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  17. How Trader Joea s is marking its 50th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Daily Breeze

    The celebrations will include special product tastings and giveaways. A limited-edition 50th anniversary reusable bag will be available for 50 cents.

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  18. Demonstrators Rally to Demand Removal of Albert Pike Statue in D.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The George Towner

    Over 100 activists attended a rally for the removal of a statue of Albert Pike in late afternoon on Friday, August 18 in Washington D.C. The statue of Pike, erected in 1901, is the only outdoor sculpture in the District honoring a Confederate general, though Pike is depicted here as a civilian, not a soldier. The rally to remove the statue came in the wake of racially motivated violence in Charlottesville Va., just days earlier, over the removal of a statue of Confederate Gen.

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  19. Drunk driving fatalities down in 20 years since Illinois DUI lawRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Northwest Herald

    Illinois implemented its 0.08 DUI legislation 20 years ago and the Illinois Department of Transportation teamed up with Mothers Against Drunk Driving and the Alliance Against Intoxicated Motorists at the Illinois State Fair to remind motorists of the law. "Illinois' 0.08 law is a vital part of the effort to end drunk driving on Illinois roads," said IDOT Director Priscilla Tobias in a news release.

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  20. Trader Joe's marks 50th anniversary with product tastings, giveawaysRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Wave

    The celebrations will include special product tastings and giveaways. A limited-edition 50th anniversary reusable bag will be available for 50 cents.

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