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2 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic
The owner of the Ahwatukee Lakes Golf Course owes $1.6 million in back property taxes because he closed the course last year, according to the Maricopa County Assessors Office. Owner of closed Ahwatukee golf course faces $1.6 million tax bill The owner of the Ahwatukee Lakes Golf Course owes $1.6 million in back property taxes because he closed the course last year, according to the Maricopa County Assessors Office.
6 hrs ago | BetaNews
As we all know, Apple last week announced two new iPhones, a payment service , and a line of Apple Watches that require iPhones to work. There's not much I can say about these products that you can't read somewhere else.
8 hrs ago | This is The West Country
CELEBRITY gardener Chris Beardshaw joined the opening of the McCarthy & Stone retirement homes development at Ellisfields Court, on Mount Street, Taunton .
13 hrs ago | The Age
A prominent asbestos victims group has slammed James Hardie Industries as being "morally bankrupt" after the company's asbestos compensation fund moved to pay out in instalments to cover a funding shortfall. The Asbestos Injuries Compensation Fund receives up to 35 per cent of James Hardie's operating cash flow every year, but the fund said on Monday it was heading for a cash shortfall of $184 million in 2017.
14 hrs ago | Insider Monkey
Whenever Icahn Enterprises LP founder, Carl Icahn , speaks about his investments and investment style, there are things one can learn, which are rarely found in investment books. At CNBC 's Delivering Alpha event this year, Icahn not only explained what being an activist investor means, but also how investors like him help the retail investors.
18 hrs ago | Rugby Advertiser
Crews from Rugby needed help from additional fire engines to assist with dealing with the incident, plus an aerial appliance. This website and its associated newspaper adheres to the Independent Press Standards Organisation's Editors' Code of Practice.
The Army Corps of Engineers has declared that major portions of this property in Suffolk are entitled to federal protection as wetlands. Scott Camp, a residential real estate developer in the Richmond area who bought the property from International Paper in 2008, insists the property is not wetlands.
Baker Hughes acquired Weatherford's pipeline and specialty services business, which will give it a foothold in the upstream, midstream, and downstream segments. The company is poised to win the biggest contract in Petroleo Brasileiro SA's $1.5 billion to $2 billion offshore drilling program.
Warren Buffett is the greatest investor of all time so it is worthwhile to figure out how to invest in stocks like he does. Thankfully, Warren has spent his life giving away his wisdom on investing for free to all who would listen.
Minister Ariel said regarding the decision, "We require 5,000 Palestinian workers in the construction industry to increase the supply of housing. Contractors desperately need the help and it is our obligation to provide it for the benefit of the general public."
The state's tax on wholesale gasoline sales increased 9.5 cents per gallon on Jan. 1. The wholesale tax on diesel fuel increased 13 cents per gallon. The increases were authorized by the 2013 transportation bill, known as Act 89, to pump an additional $946 million into the state's aging transportation infrastructure in 2014.
URS Corp. has hired Roger Baele as vice president/office manager for its Arizona and New Mexico operations. Baele has more than 30 years of operations and project management experience for engineering consultants with focus on water resources, transportation, solar energy, and land development.
An eyewitness to the brutality and suffering of the Battle of Stalingrad, Grossman would, as the Red Army pushed westward, eventually step through the gates of and record what is perhaps the first, and is considered by many to be the most vivid, description of the atrocities that were the Nazi extermination camps. He set down his observations and thoughts in , an essay that would be disseminated at the Nuremberg Trials as prosecutorial evidence.
BNSF Railway Co., the largest unit at Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc., should improve fire-and-disaster preparedness as it ships more oil through a century-old tunnel in Seattle, emergency officials said. In an eight-page report released yesterday, Seattle's Fire Department and Office of Emergency Management called on the railroad to install communications, ventilation and fire-and- vapor suppression systems in the King Street Tunnel that runs underneath downtown.
This aerial photograph looks east at the Port of Vancouver's Terminal 5, part of the port's $275 million rail infrastructure investment and the site of a proposed $110 million oil transfer facility. This aerial photograph looks east at the Port of Vancouver's Terminal 5, part of the port's $275 million rail infrastructure investment and the site of a proposed $110 million oil transfer facility.
Growth in China's industrial production, which measures output at factories, workshops and mines in the world's second-largest economy, slowed sharply to 6.9% year-on-year in August. Retail sales, a key indicator of consumer spending, rose 11.9% in the same month on-year, the National Bureau of Statistics said.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 07:28 pm
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