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  1. Firefighters announce strike action during weekend of firework displaysRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | This is Wiltshire

    The Fire Brigades Union has announced four days of strike action next weekend - which coincides with a number of firework displays in Wiltshire. The walk-out is part of a long-running dispute between firefighters and the government over changes to pensions and retirement age.

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  2. Fact-checking the Iowa Senate raceRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | USA Today

    Longtime Iowa Sen. Tom Harkin is retiring, and Democratic Rep. Bruce Braley and Republican Iowa state Sen. Joni Ernst are each hoping to be the one to replace him. Braley was once an early favorite to hold the Fact-checking the Iowa Senate race Longtime Iowa Sen. Tom Harkin is retiring, and Democratic Rep. Bruce Braley and Republican Iowa state Sen. Joni Ernst are each hoping to be the one to replace him.

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  3. Baker, Braverman & Barbadoro P.C. announces speaker's bureauRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | PR Log

    PRLog - Oct. 24, 2014 - BOSTON -- BOSTON, BRAINTREE AND QUINCY, MAa advising individuals, businesses and families throughout Quincy, Braintree, the South Shore and metro Boston areas, recently introduced a speaker's bureau as part of the Firm's services. "As a long-time member of the South Shore business community, Baker, Braverman & Barbadoro, P.C. receives requests for our attorneys to speak at a variety of events for professional as well as at civic organizations," said Paul Barbadoro, a partner at the Firm.

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  4. 11 companies are 'the biggest losers'Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | USA Today

    Amazon is frustrating investors with its money-losing ways: It's expected to lose another $295.7 million this year. But when it comes to the biggest annual losses, that doesn't even crack the top 10. There are 11 "biggest losers" companies in the current Standard & Poor's 500, including insurer American International Group , automaker General Motors and bank Citigroup , that have reported net losses of $10 billion or more in any year over the past 20 years, according to a USA TODAY review of data from S&P Capital IQ.

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  5. Firefighters announce strike action during weekend of firework displaysRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Swindon Advertiser

    THE FIRE Brigades Union has announced they will be taking four days of strike action next weekend - which coincides with a number of firework displays in the town. The walk-out is part of a long-running dispute between firefighters and the government over changes to pensions and retirement age.

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  6. Nyaradi: ETFs to help your retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | USA Today

    Retirement looms large for the baby boomer generation and ETFs can help us reach our retirement goals. Baby-boomers tend to focus their individual retirement accounts on mutual funds, rather than ETFs.

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  7. Questions for Candidates: Welch, Donka share their ideas on lowering student debtRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    IN VERMONT'S CONGRESSIONAL RACE. TONIGHT - WE HEAR WHAT INCUMBENT DEMOCRAT PETER WELCH AND HIS REPULBICAN CHALLENGER MARK DONKA HAVE TO SAY ABOUT CURBING STUDENT DEBT.

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  8. Introducing the 'kosher' HECM reverse mortgageRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    The kosher stamp on a food means that it has been certified as fit for human consumption. We need a comparable certification process for financial instruments sold to consumers, with the need most pronounced for the more complex instruments.

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  9. Deed should be recorded for tax purposesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    Q. In your response … about deeds, you didn't mention the importance of recording the deed, once it is executed. Not only will this protect the buyer's interest, but also if the deed is not recorded, the seller will still receive tax bills.

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  10. Loan provisions hit CCB growthRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Standard

    China Construction Bank , the mainland's second-largest lender, reported its slowest quarterly profit growth in more than five years as bad loans climbed and the economy weakened. Net income rose 5 percent to 59.64 billion yuan in the three months through September from 56.77 billion yuan a year earlier, the lender said in an exchange filing.

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  11. Is refinancing your mortgage worth it?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A steady decline in recent weeks brought down the average rate for a 30-year fixed home loan below 4 percent to 3.92 percent this week, the lowest level in more than a year. As recently as January, the average was 4.53 percent, according to mortgage giant Freddie Mac.

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  12. Charting the MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Barron's

    While IBM stumbled, the software giant reported an 11% gain in third-quarter revenue, aided by gains in its cloud computing and traditional products. Topping estimates, the fiber-optics parts maker posted a 22% gain in third-quarter revenue and a 10% jump in earnings.

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

    Yesterday | Business Wire

    "The Lord of the Rings" Trilogy's Billy Boyd Performs Song in "The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies" )--"The Lord of the Rings" Trilogy's Billy Boyd Performs Song in "The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies"; Song To Be Included on Soundtrack )--RH announced today the opening of RH West Hollywood, The Gallery on Melrose Avenue at 8564 Melrose Avenue, in t... )--Fitch Ratings affirms CMLS Financial Ltd.'s commercial servicer ratings as follows: --Commercial Primary Servicer rating at 'CPS3'; --Commercial Master Servicer ra... )--Fitch Ratings has affirmed the short-term 'F1+' rating on the variable-rate bonds listed below based on Memorial Health Services' self-liquidity.

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  14. Chamber awards honour Okotoks' best businessesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Western Wheel

    Business of the year - Natural High Fitness Small business of the year - Community Futures Highwood Home-based business of the year - Big Dipper New business of the year - Cobs Customer Service excellence award - Canine Aquafitness Environmentally responsible business of the year - KC Landscaping Strengthening our community award - Tamara Boivin Non For Profit of the year - Okotoks Oilers. The Okotoks Chamber of Commerce handed out awards in eight categories at the 12th annual Business Excellence Awards at the new Okotoks Best Western Plus on Oct. 23. Natural High Fitness owner Andrew Gustafson took home the top prize of Business of the Year for the second year in a row.

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  15. Int'l Franchise Association, Cyber Security Alliance caution franchisees about cybersecurityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Pizza Marketplace

    "IFA is pleased to be working with NCSA, working to create greater awareness and empower companies to keep their sensitive information safe and secure online," IFA EVP Robert Cresanti said in a press release. "Through educational development and events, IFA and NCSA will work toward a collective goal to educate business owners about the basic steps they can take to become more cyber-secure."

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  16. Blackstone unit Invitation Homes launches 4th securitizationRead the original story

    Yesterday | SNL Financial

    's single-family rental unit, is planning its fourth securitization and its third such deal of 2014, according to a presale report from Kroll Bond Rating Agency. The transaction, known as Invitation Homes 2014-SFR3, is structured around a $775.1 million non-recourse loan from German American Capital Corp., secured by first priority mortgages on 4,048 rental properties, according to Kroll analysts.

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  17. Your letters to The Buteman: October 24, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Buteman Today

    This week's pick of your letters to The Buteman includes thoughts on devolution, the Winter Garden, benefits and the island's Stand Up To Cancer fund-raising efforts. To see your views on any subject of local or national interest appear in our next print edition, email news@buteman.com by 5pm on Monday.

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  18. Letter: Send Anderson to Congress in 14th DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Chronicle

    Voters in the 14th Congressional District have a clear choice between the incumbent, the only member of the Illinois delegation to vote to keep the U.S. Government shut down last year, and the challenger, a thoughtful and experienced outsider committed to ending partisan gridlock. That challenger, Dennis Anderson, is exactly the sort of person we need to send to Washington to truly represent us.

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  19. 5It turns out millennials are actually really good at saving moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Washington Post

    ... when they're young may end up short in their later years, he says. Jonnelle Marte is a reporter covering personal finance. She was previously a writer for MarketWatch and the Wall Street Journal. SECTION: {section=business/get-there, ...

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  20. Lawmakers seek to end benefits to former NazisRead the original story

    Thursday | Evening Sun

    Legislation to stop suspected Nazi war criminals from receiving U.S. Social Security benefits will be introduced soon, the latest response to an Associated Press investigation that revealed millions of dollars have been paid to former Nazis who were forced out of the United States. Reps.

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