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3 hrs ago | Examiner.com

National Dog Day to be celebrated by 'Yappy Hour' fun for people and pets

August 26 is National Dog Day; the "K9-4th of July" and that special day we recognize the number of dogs that need to be rescued every year.

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Related Topix: Dogs, Pets, Liberty Media, Media, Television, Loews, California

7 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

Berkshire Hathaway agrees to settle U.S. charges on stock deal

Warren Buffett 's Berkshire Hathaway agreed to pay an $896,000 fine to settle U.S. government accusations that it violated antitrust rules by failing to report a transaction that boosted its stake in building products company USG Corp. The civil penalty, which requires court approval, settles charges made on Wednesday by the U.S. Department of ... (more)

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Related Topix: Business Wire, Construction, Berkshire Hathaway , Startups, Berkshire Hathaway, Empire Group, Investment Services, Warren Buffett, USG Corporation

Fri Aug 22, 2014

CBC News

Alberta's cloud-seeding pilots see 2nd busiest year in 20 years

Fighting hailstorms in the province is getting a whole lot busier, according to the people behind the Alberta Hail Suppression Project .

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Hailstorm, Canada

Insurance News Net

Middle-Market Insureds Keep Their Life Insurance

How's this for an anomaly? Although a lot of middle-income households are either not insured or underinsured for life insurance, those who do have life insurance tend to keep it.

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Related Topix: Financial Services, Nationwide Financial Services, Investment Services

Reuters

RSA to sell insurance business in Singapore, Hong Kong

London-based RSA Insurance Group plc said it reached an agreement to sell its insurance business in Singapore and Hong Kong to Allied World Assurance Co Ltd for 130 million pounds in cash.

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Related Topix: Royal and Sun Alliance Insurance Group

Business Journal

Local companies looking at business applications for Google Glass

Google Glass was the topic of conversation at a a Talk Association of Louisville Kentucky event on Wednesday at Saffron's restaurant downtown.

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Related Topix: Louisville, KY, Humana

AmericanBankingNews.com

RSA Insurance Group plc Given "Underperform" Rating at BNP Paribas

's stock had its "underperform" rating reaffirmed by BNP Paribas in a research note issued on Friday.

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Related Topix: Royal and Sun Alliance Insurance Group

Goose Creek Gazette

Molina Healthcare helps Helping Hands

Steve McDaniel/Gazette Employees from Molina Healthcare of South Carolina stock shelves at Helping Hands of Goose Creek on Thursday.

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Related Topix: Molina Healthcare, Goose Creek, SC

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Business Journal

Clarion Partners snaps up 60 Spear St. in San Francisco for $107 million

Clarion Partners has scooped up 60 Spear St., a 154,000-square-foot office building in San Francisco's financial district for approximately $107 million, or $694 per square foot.

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Related Topix: San Antonio, TX, Embarcadero (San Francisco, CA), USAA

Stuff.co.nz

Fears deepen about China's economy

Growth in China's vast factory sector slowed to a three-month low in August as output and new orders moderated, a preliminary private survey showed on Thursday, heightening concerns about increasing softness in the economy.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Pmi Group Inc

KIII

Insurance Industry Coastal Tour Stops in Corpus Christi

Insurance companies are afraid of severe weather in the Coastal Bend. It's what an insurance industry representative says is behind the incredibly high rates along the coast.

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Related Topix: Weather

AmericanBankingNews.com

Insider Selling: Lincoln National Director Unloads 8,179 Shares of Stock

Lincoln National Director William H. Dr Cunningham unloaded 8,179 shares of the company's stock on the open market in a transaction dated Wednesday, August 20th.

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Related Topix: Financial Services, Lincoln National, Apparel, Raymond Ltd

AmericanBankingNews.com

Kingsway Financial Services CEO Acquires $2,089 in Stock

Kingsway Financial Services CEO Larry G. Swets, Jr. acquired 305 shares of the stock on the open market in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, August 19th.

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Related Topix: Kingsway Financial Services

RTE.ie

Business growth slows in Europe and China

Business growth in China and across Europe slowed this month, surveys showed today, providing more evidence that the world economy is stuttering and may need more monetary stimulus to keep it going.

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Related Topix: Pmi Group Inc, Vladimir Putin

Silicon Alley Insider

Europe Is Failing

New manufacturing reports out of the eurozone suggest the economy isn't picking up significantly from the zero-growth experienced in Q2 .

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Related Topix: Pmi Group Inc

AmericanBankingNews.com

Insider Selling: Jonathan Scott Russell Sells 57,018 Shares of Celadon Group Stock

Celadon Group Insider Jonathan Scott Russell sold 57,018 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, August 20th.

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Related Topix: Commerce Group

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Reuters

Buffett hoards cash, individuals' holdings hit 14-year low

Individual investors have been cutting back on cash in portfolios, the exact reverse of what Warren Buffett has been doing at Berkshire Hathaway.

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Related Topix: Warren Buffett, Business Wire, Construction, Berkshire Hathaway , Startups, Berkshire Hathaway, Empire Group, Investment Services, Financial Markets

PR-inside.com

Liechtenstein Personal Accident and Health Insurance Market:New analysis available

It contains detailed historic and forecast data for premiums and claims. Personal Accident and Health Insurance Premiums and Claims in Liechtenstein to 2017: Market Brief provides detailed insight into the operating environment of the personal accident and health insurance industry in Liechtenstein.

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Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Mercator Minerals Ltd. . Miner. Down one cent, or 28.57 per cent, to 2.5 cents on 13.5 million shares.

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Related Topix: PartnerRe, Telecom, Tele Leste Celular Participaes SA

PR-inside.com

Mauritius Personal Accident and Health Insurance Market:New analysis available

It contains detailed historic and forecast data for premiums and claims. Personal Accident and Health Insurance Premiums and Claims in Mauritius to 2017: Market Brief provides detailed insight into the operating environment of the personal accident and health insurance industry in Mauritius.

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