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  1. Tories to tackle issue of lump sum payments to wounded veterans: sourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | 680News

    Veterans Affairs Minister Erin O'Toole answers a question during Question Period in the House of Commons in Ottawa on Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick The system of awards for the pain and suffering of the country's most severely wounded soldiers is about to be overhauled as the Harper government attempts to defuse a volatile issue within the angry veterans community.

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  2. Are Bond Funds Part Of Your Retirement Portfolio?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    A lasting stream of income during retirement is crucial for any retirement plan. To help that purpose, bond mutual funds are one of the great options.

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  3. Tories to tackle thorny issue of lump sum payments to wounded veterans: sourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    Veterans Affairs Minister Erin O'Toole announces improved benefits for veterans and their families, during a news conference in Vancouver, B.C., on Tuesday March 17, 2015. The system of awards for the pain and suffering of the country's most severely wounded soldiers is about to be overhauled as the Harper government attempts to defuse a volatile issue within the angry veterans community.

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  4. Mortgage Picture Brightens for BanksRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    The Mortgage Bankers Association's most recent weekly mortgage-applications survey showed the unadjusted purchase mortgage index up 3% from a year ago.

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  5. Farrow, Schellinger face off in Waukesha County exec raceRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    A low-intensity race to replace Dan Vrakas as Waukesha County executive has not offered voters a forum or debate to get to know the two candidates, but one of them is picking up the pace with telephone messages. One recent prerecorded message from County Board Supervisor Thomas Schellinger of Brookfield criticizes his opponent, state Sen. Paul Farrow of Pewaukee, for announcing a bid for county executive less than two weeks after his November re-election to the 33rd District seat.

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  6. In China, like SingaporeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    Throughout its history, China has seen itself as the centre of the world. The name of the country, literally translated, is "Central Kingdom".

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  7. Five questions you should ask when choosing a financial advisorRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    Asking someone to manage your lifetime savings and make crucial investment decisions that affect your financial future can be a trying experience. You might be wondering, what questions should I ask? How do I know whether the person is qualified? What if I choose the wrong person? Taking all that into account, I'm recommending five questions to ask when you're checking out a financial advisor.

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  8. Hooligans mar PAOK's handball cup triumphRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | EKathimerini

    PAOK won its second Greek Cup in handball beating AEK 29-27 in SundayA's final in Thessaloniki, but the clashes between AEK fans and the police as well as the exchange of lethal flares between the two sets of fans and their clash the day before illustrated that Greek hooligans do not need soccer or basketball games to wreak havoc on any given Sunday. The match was twice abandoned A'definitivelyA', but the gameA's authorities changed their mind as many times and eventually allowed the final to go ahead from the 17th minute when the referees had called for the evacuation of the stands.

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  9. Undeclared labor flourishing as inspections are insufficientRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | EKathimerini

    Hundreds of thousands of workers remain invisible to the social security system and the state as they continue to provide undeclared labor to their employers, thereby feeding the deficits of the system and depriving it of at least 2 billion euros per year. The issue of illegal labor has grown into a nightmare for Greece.

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  10. Recovery lifting European banks' credit profile, says Jeremy Cunningham of Alliance BernsteinRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    European Central Bank president Mario Draghi's quantitative easing program is helping to keep fixed-income yields low and prices high, Alliance Bernstein says. Monetary expansion, a lower euro and corporate deleveraging are driving sustainable recovery in Europe, according to a portfolio head at asset manager AllianceBernstein, who says financial sector bonds have become particularly attractive.

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  11. Marin Voice: Civil grand juries have made a differenceRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal

    As I speak to groups around Marin County who want to know more about the civil grand jury system, I invariably hear this question. So, here is my preemptive answer for anyone who has ever wondered.

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  12. Marin IJ Readersa Forum for March 30Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal

    Marin taxpayers do not have to face a Hobson's choice of either paying the mosquito tax or getting stung. The Marin/Sonoma Vector Control District has ample reserves to fund its operations well through 2017, and can therefore revisit a tax increase during the 2016 general elections.

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  13. Ways to lower your taxes in retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    Tax season is a good time to review investment strategies that can leverage low income and life changes to drive down future tax bills. Retirees who file their taxes quarterly may feel like every season is tax season, but preparing for the April tax deadline is a good time to seek out new deductions and plan some strategies for the year ahead.

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  14. Single Mom Goes From Living In The Projects To Managing ThemRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CBS Local

    CW69 About CBS Television Stations Group , a division of CBS Inc., officially entered the Atlanta market September 1, 1995, acquiring WVEU-TV from BCG Communications, which held the license since sign-on in 1981. [...] 92.9 The Game CLICK HERE FOR THE 92-9 THE GAME HOMEPAGE This page has contact information only.

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  15. Are Women Entrepreneurs Putting Their Personal Credit at Risk?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Small Business Trends

    As small business owners, we all want our businesses to survive and thrive. Sometimes, that means making personal sacrifices.

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  16. 3 Costs Investors Must ControlRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    The cost to invest in mutual funds is often couched in terms of expense ratios and commissions. These are important structural costs and certainly worthy of your consideration.

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  17. Scripps Purchases New Office Building Near 4S RanchRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | San Diego NewsCape

    Scripps Health has purchased a 131,000-square-foot office building that will centralize several business services in one place. The three-story building at 10790 Rancho Bernardo Road in northern San Diego is about one mile west of Interstate 15. The building has been renamed Scripps Business Services, 4S Ranch, and will house about 675 staff members from Scripps Health Plan Services, patient financial services and medical foundation business services.

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  18. New unit will investigate Social Security disability claimsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Turnto10.com

    Rhode Island's attorney general and the Social Security Administration have established a new unit to investigate and prevent fraudulent Social Security disability claims. Attorney General Peter Kilmartin and the Social Security Administration, Office of Inspector General, announced that two full-time investigators will staff the Cooperative Disability Investigations Unit.

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  19. Gratified to serveRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Standard

    Lau Ka-shi says heading BCT Group, one of Hong Kong's major pension fund product providers and trust companies, never fails to give her an immense sense of gratification. As of January of this year, BCT was serving more than 980,000 members and managing HK$120 billion worth of assets.

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  20. Mike Pence on the hot seat. Enjoy watching him squirm.Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Indiana Gov. Mike Pence is, as well all know, in trouble. A lot of trouble. Ever since he signed the "religious freedom" bill that opens the door to discrimination against gay customers , he has been dealing with a firestorm of public criticism and ridicule and, even more ominously, major business boycotts , cancellations and, perhaps most crippling of all, the prospect of sporting events avoiding Indiana like the plague in the wake of the law's passage.

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