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  1. Weichert, Realtors' McLean/Dolley Madison Office Celebrates the 100th Anniversary of McLean DayRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago |

    Janet Hewitt, manager of the Weichert, Realtors McLean/Dolley Madison office, recently announced that her office helped celebrate the 100th Anniversary of McLean Day on Saturday, May 16, 2015 from 11AM to 5PM at Lewinsville Park. The event, organized by the McLean Community Center, included a variety of vendors, balloon animals, rides, food trucks, games, a history walk, a petting zoo, laser tag and other amusements for the whole family.


  2. Well, it is austerity that is the only deal-breakerRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Times of Oman

    A common fallacy pervades coverage by the world's media of the negotiations between the Greek government and its creditors. The fallacy, exemplified in a recent commentary by Philip Stephens of the Financial Times, is that, "Athens is unable or unwilling - or both - to implement an economic reform programme."


  3. Beacon Health Systems affected by security breachRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | Daily Herald

    Beacon Health System says that patient information was put at risk when the South Bend company was the subject of a security breach that gave unauthorized individuals access to employee email. Beacon says in news release that it discovered the breach on March 25 and that there is no evidence sensitive information was viewed or removed from the emails.


  4. Epcon's Core Customers Driving the Housing Market, NAHB Data ShowsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | Market Wire

    Sharon Dworkin Bell, Senior Vice President with the National Association of Home Builders, outlined compelling data on the Baby Boomer demographic and its impact on the growth of the housing market to Epcon's annual conference of Franchise Builders in Columbus, Ohio. The 79 million Americans who are 55 and older have more wealth than any other age group, Bell said, which makes them not only the most attractive demographic for home builders, but also the demographic that is most likely to purchase a home.


  5. Protect your assets with insuranceRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Insurance News Net

    You work hard to build assets and create personal wealth, so it is important to protect it. Insurance will help protect you from major financial loss.


  6. NFP Acquires Meridian Retirement Plan AdvisorsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Insurance News Net

    NFP, a leading insurance broker and consultant that provides employee benefits, property & casualty , retirement, and individual insurance and wealth management solutions, has acquired Teamed with a professional staff distinguished by its breadth of specialized knowledge, Meridian offers a comprehensive approach to retirement consulting, investment advisory and plan administration. Its targeted services have been developed to cater to the small- to mid-sized pension market in southern "As NFP continues to expand its national and international footprint, we strive to bring on the best talent and resources that will personally serve each client," said Della Vedova.


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

    8 min ago | Business Wire

    SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Notifies Shareholders of Geeknet, Inc. of Commencement of an Investigation Concerning the Fairness of the Sale of the Company to Hot Topic )--Levi & Korsinsky, LLP has commenced an investigation into the fairness of the sale of Geeknet, Inc. to Hot Topic, Inc. )--The construction market in Spain is expected to grow at a CAGR of nearly 3% from 2015-2019, according to a new report from research firm Technavio.


  8. Fire at home for elderly in central China kills 38 peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | Erie Times News

    This photo released by China's Xinhua News Agency shows a fire-gutted rest home in Pingdingshan, central China's Henan Province Tuesday, May 26, 2015. A fire swept through the rest home in central China, killing more than 35 people and injuring several, Chinese authorities said Tuesday.


  9. U.S. new home sales, prices rise strongly in AprilRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Mortgage News Daily

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  10. 27 Ways to Make Smarter Use of LinkedIn: Share any idea in comments that can be helpful to othersRead the original story

    10 min ago | Business in Wokingham

    As a small business owner or entrepreneur, you no doubt incorporate social media into your overall online marketing strategy.So if you have a LinkedIn profile, but aren't sure what to do it with it, here are 27 ideas for making the most of your...


  11. It won't be easy, but Hillary will prevailRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Nashua Telegraph

    In the U.S. House, 19.4 percent of members are women; it's 19.3 percent in the Senate. The U.S. has long been a country ruled by men, religion and corporate power.


  12. US new-home sales jump in AprilRead the original story

    11 min ago | CBS 3 Springfield

    The Commerce Department said Tuesday that new-home sales climbed 6.8 percent last month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 517,000. Sales recovered from a 10 percent dip in March to an annual pace of 484,000.


  13. Graduation GiftsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | AmmoLand

    This is the season of college graduations, and many people may be wondering what kinds of gifts would be most appropriate for young people leaving the world of academia and heading out to face the challenges and opportunities of adulthood in the real world. Given the narrow range of left to far left views of the world on most college campuses, and the vast ignorance of other views, even among graduates of elite academic institutions, one valuable gift might be a book giving a different perspective on the world.


  14. Older Americans Month: May 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | Kansas City InfoZine

    44.7 million The number of people who were 65 and older in the United States on July 1, 2013. This group accounted for 14.1 percent of the total population.


  15. College Admissions: 6 Must-Do Tips for SuccessRead the original story

    18 min ago | KGFT-FM Colorado Springs

    Applying for college is a hair-pulling, nail-biting time of life for both parents and students alike. You know there are mistakes and pitfalls, just as you know there are secrets to help pave your way.


  16. Nicola Sturgeon attacked the "scale and speed" of spending cuts planned by the UK GovernmentRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | Basildon Recorder

    Nicola Sturgeon has said the Scottish Government will make a "strong and positive" case for the UK to remain in the EU to prevent Scotland being forced out against its will. The First Minister was speaking as she delivered her first major economic speech since the SNP's landslide election victory in Scotland and a day before the new Conservative Government's Queen's Speech.


  17. First Associates Loan Servicing, LLC Evp Larry Chiavaro to Speak at...Read the original story

    27 min ago | GlobeNewswire

    Chiavaro will participate in the FinTech - State of the Industry keynote panel, exploring how the FinTech industry is disrupting the banking industry and how marketplace lending and crowdfinance will reshape the economic landscape moving forward. "The FinTech Global Expo is an excellent forum for leading FinTech companies to connect and engage with both investors and innovators," said Chiavaro.


  18. Care home fire kills 38 in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago |

    A fire that swept through a privately run home for the elderly in central China killed 38 people and left much of it a charred ruin, raising concerns over the safety of facilities housing the country's rapidly ageing population. The fire broke out on Monday night in the privately run Kangleyuan Rest Home, which housed 51 residents in the city of Pingdingshan in Henan province, the province's work safety administration said.


  19. Brookfield Global Listed Infrastructure Income Fund Inc. Announces...Read the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | Market Wire

    Brookfield Global Listed Infrastructure Income Fund Inc. announces the completion and preliminary results of its transferable rights offering which raised approximately $60 million of gross proceeds. The record date of the Offer was April 21, 2015 , and the Offer expired on May 22, 2015 .


  20. Officials: Corrupt Oakland County Lawyer Targeted Homeowners Facing ForeclosuresRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | CBS Local

    LANSING - Authorities say a lawyer and his business stole hundreds of thousands of dollars from more than 100 people in Michigan that were facing mortgage foreclosures. Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette announced Tuesday that 52-year-old Steven Barry Ruza of Orchard Lake and his company Home Legal Group face 30 felony charges, including racketeering.