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  1. Military Vets Rate MaidPro Among Top 100 Franchising OpportunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | PRWeb

    MaidPro cleaning franchise is rated higher than any other maid service for franchisee satisfaction, and has now received its most recent nod in Franchise Business Review's special Veteran's & Franchising Report. MaidPro cleaning franchise has, once again, been named in Franchise Business Review's special Veteran's & Franchising Report, which lists the 100 best franchise opportunities for military veterans based on comprehensive satisfaction scores among franchise business owners with military service in their past experience.

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  2. Sony Faces Suits Over Data BreachRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NewsFactor

    Sony Pictures Entertainment now faces two lawsuits from four former employees who claim the company did not do enough to prevent hackers from stealing nearly 50,000 social Two employees sued Sony in federal court on Monday, alleging the company failed to secure its computer systems despite "weaknesses that it has known about for years," and instead made a decision to accept the risk.

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  3. BOK policy board member stresses household debt riskRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    A central bank policy board member on Friday stressed the need for a soft landing of the country's household debt, citing it as one of the economy's weakest spots. "The household debt issue has mounted for decades.

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  4. Identity Theft Victims Face HasslesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NewsFactor

    Someone did. The first monitoring report showed crooks opened accounts in his name at Macy's and Kohl's department stores, where they racked up more than $7,000 in charges.

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  5. Report: How Sony Was HackedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NewsFactor

    In late breaking news on Thursday, an unnamed U.S. government official told the press that investigators have solved the vexing question of how the computer at Sony Pictures Entertainment was hacked. Rather than a sophisticated system breach or an inside job, as hypothesized by many in the I.T. The hackers apparently gained access to Sony's systems by obtaining the login credentials of a high-level systems administrator in Sony's I.T. department.

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  6. WillCrafter Lite Now Available for Android and iOSRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | PRWeb

    WillCrafter Lite, a DIY will app, is now available for both Android and iOS platforms and allows you to easily create your own will, one simple step at a time. This $1.99 package incorporates all of the basic DIY components of WillCrafter for iPad, and can be used for all 50 states and the District of Columbia.

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  7. UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Dec 19Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Reuters

    Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 44 to 64 points higher, or up 1 percent, on Friday, according to financial bookmakers. For more on the factors affecting European stocks, please click on * The UK blue chip index closed up 2 percent at 6,466.00 points - its second-best performance in a single day since July 2013 and coming close to a 2.4 percent surge on Dec. 16 this week.

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  8. 'Small Businesses Are Vital across Britain' Says Wrexham MPRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Wrexham.com News

    First shift and first arrest for one of the new SC's in @wrexham town thanks to the eagle eye of the town CCTV #teamwork @wrexham This is bus stop by Pendine Care Home, Summerhill, so dangerous for disabled or elderly, nowhere to stand PIC: Very drunk make found asleep on the wet pavement, fortunately he has phoned his mum for a lift @wrexham #knowyourlimits #drinkaware Van broken into near to the BT exchange Grosvenor Road @wrexham between 17:00 and 19:00 any witnesses contact 101 ref R197494 Earlier this week Wrexham MP Ian Lucas joined MPs from across the country this morning at a Federation of Small Businesses meeting in the Houses of Parliament to discuss the group's 'Voice of Small Business Index' report.

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  9. Sabrina Small Featured among the Top Five-Star Mortgage Professionals in Denver in 2014Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | 24-7 Press Release

    Sabrina Small, Production Manager at Citywide Home Loans, has been recognized for showing dedication, leadership and excellence in mortgage-lending. With more than two decades of indispensable contributions to the real estate sector, Sabrina Small has achieved professional success as a home mortgage consultant with Wells Fargo Home Mortgage.

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  10. United Way of Clallam County donations at 38 percent of $1 million goalRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Peninsula Daily News

    The United Way of Clallam County has reached $386,000, or 38.6 percent, of its $1 million goal for its 2014 fundraising campaign. Jody Moss, executive director, is asking for more donations for the campaign, which will end March 31. "This year, United Way is reaching out, asking community members to give a small amount to strengthen our community," Moss said.

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  11. Hurricane Sandy victims will get rent money from cityRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    Homeowners are now eligible to receive money to pay for temporary housing as their homes undergo repair caused during Hurricane Sandy. The city will start paying rent for Hurricane Sandy victims forced out of their homes for repairs under the city's Build It Back program, the Daily News has learned.

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  12. Mortgage rates expected to rise next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Redlands Daily Facts

    This week the Federal Reserve Board said it will be “patient” when it comes to raising interest rates. And rates, while expected to go up, should stay low well into next year, which would bode well for housing markets across the nation next spring, said Keith Gumbinger, vice president of HSH.com , a Riverdale, New Jersey-based rate tracker and publisher of mortgage and consumer loan information.

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  13. JPMorgan Report To Outline Improved Controls: ActivistRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    JPMorgan Chase & Co will soon issue a report outlining improved controls it has been enacting in the wake of recent missteps, including its role in the 2008 financial crisis, according to a shareholder activist who has seen a draft. The report could add pressure on other banks to show tangible changes to policies after a slew of scandals tainted the industry, according to the activist, Seamus Finn, chair of the board of the Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility.

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  14. Revealed: The cities that are beating London in the house price inflation stakesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    House prices in five cities around Britain have grown at a faster rate than the capital's cooling property market in recent months, new data shows. Property prices in Edinburgh, Glasgow, Southampton, Bristol and Birmingham have increased at a faster pace than London in the three months to November, according to the latest Hometrack UK Cities House Price Index.

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  15. CA Mortgage Rates Jump Higher, Continuing Yesterday's WeaknessRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Blue Home Loans, Inc. comments on the recent mortgage rate movement reported by Mortgage News Daily and offers some insight for California homeowners and potential home buyers. Mortgage rates moved out of the best levels of the year yesterday and today CA mortgage rates jumped even higher , continuing the weakness of the day before at an even quicker pace.

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  16. Article ImageRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Nottingham Evening Post

    NOTTINGHAM business woman Louise Third won a lifetime achievement award for services to enterprise at the 2014 Start Your Business Awards. The awards celebrate the contributions made by service providers to small businesses, and are decided by a panel of writers, readers and entrepreneurs.

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  17. The Amazing Story of the St Louis Chinese ChurchRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Scanews.com

    The St Louis Chinese Gospel Church is the oldest Chinese organization in St Louis which is still in full operation. On November 23, 2014, St Louis Chinese Gospel Church celebrated her 90th birthday.

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  18. Digital dilemma: How will U.S. respond to Sony hack?Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The detective work blaming North Korea for the Sony hacker break-in appears so far to be largely circumstantial, The Associated Press has learned. The dramatic conclusion of a Korean role is based on subtle clues in the hacking tools left behind and the involvement of at least one computer in Bolivia previously traced to other attacks blamed on the North Koreans.

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  19. Hong Kong Reviews Property Tax MeasuresRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Tax News

    Following a question in Hong Kong's Legislative Council on December 17, Secretary for Transport and Housing Anthony Cheung Bing-leung replied that the stamp duty measures put in place since 2012 have helped to "stabilize the residential property market, and are effective in combating short-term speculative activities." In addition to the increased Special Stamp Duty rate and the introduction of a 15 percent Buyer's Stamp Duty on purchases of residential properties in 2012, the Government had also felt it necessary, in February 2013, to double the rates of existing ad valorem stamp duty applicable to both residential and non-residential properties.

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  20. The Three Most Important Responsibilities Buyers HaveRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Realty Times

    The American dream of owning a home is something everyone should have if they want it. You should be able to live where you want and enjoy the features of your environment that help you relax, entertain, play, and do more of the things you enjoy without the restrictions imposed by a landlord.

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