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Canadian stock market up due to rising oil price
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Wednesday, 23 August 2017
Canadian stock market up due to rising oil price
TORONTO, Aug. 22 (Xinhua) -- Canada's main stock index rose Tuesday because oil prices jumped. The Toronto Stock Exchange's benchmark Standard & Poor's/TSX Composite Index edged up 33.08 points, or 0.22 percent to close the day at 14,984.96. On the economic front, Canadian retail trade grew less than expected in June, edging up 0....
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Chevron CEO Watson to step down, Wirth likely successor: source
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Wednesday, 23 August 2017
Chevron CEO Watson to step down, Wirth likely successor: source
HOUSTON: Chevron Corp Chief Executive John Watson will step down by the end of next month and likely be replaced by Vice Chairman Mike Wirth, a source familiar...
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Letters: Scotland has twice contrived to miss out on an oil bonanza
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Tuesday, 22 August 2017
Letters: Scotland has twice contrived to miss out on an oil bonanza
Jim Sillars, 97 Grange Loan, I WRITE in response to Chris Deerin’s column, which I feel was unbalanced, unfounded and inaccurate. In raising the research brief...
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Global Recreational Vehicles Industry
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Tuesday, 22 August 2017
Global Recreational Vehicles Industry
Classification of Recreational Vehicles differs across major geographical markets, in accordance with consumer lifestyles and requirements. The US and Canadian...
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UPDATE 3-Chevron CEO Watson to step down, Wirth likely successor -source
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Tuesday, 22 August 2017
UPDATE 3-Chevron CEO Watson to step down, Wirth likely successor -source
HOUSTON (Reuters) - Chevron Corp Chief Executive John Watson will step down by the end of next month and likely be replaced by Vice Chairman Mike Wirth, a sour...
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Chevron CEO Watson to step down, Wirth likely successor - source
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Tuesday, 22 August 2017
Chevron CEO Watson to step down, Wirth likely successor - source
Chevron Corp Chief Executive John Watson will step down by the end of next month and likely be replaced by Vice Chairman Mike Wirth, a source familiar with the...
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Message in a bottle
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Tuesday, 22 August 2017
Message in a bottle
GAZA - For Palestinian fisherman Jihad al-Soltan, it was a surprise summer catch — a message in a bottle that he netted off a Gaza beach. It had bobbed its way...
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Commemorating WWII History in the Solomon Islands
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Tuesday, 22 August 2017
Commemorating WWII History in the Solomon Islands
Seventy five years ago, the Battle of Guadalcanal changed the course of World War II in the South Pacific. According to the National World War II Museum statis...
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Gun used in boy's death stolen a year ago from since-fired Syracuse firefighter
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Tuesday, 22 August 2017
Gun used in boy's death stolen a year ago from since-fired Syracuse firefighter
Ted Ackerman walks into Syracuse Criminal Court Friday, April 21, 2017, on a tampering with evidence charge relating to a fatal hit-and-run crash. His gun, sto...
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North Carolina county commissioner calls slaves 'workers'
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Tuesday, 22 August 2017
North Carolina county commissioner calls slaves 'workers'
GRAHAM, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina county commissioner referred to slaves as "workers" during a discussion on removing a Confederate statue. The Times-News o...
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Temporary ordinance limiting marijuana grows extended until permanent rules are set
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Tuesday, 22 August 2017
Temporary ordinance limiting marijuana grows extended until permanent rules are set
A temporary urgency ordinance that limits the number of marijuana farms in unincorporated areas and requires cultivators to register their operations with San ...
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Global Button Cell Market Research Report 2017 : Sony, Maxell (Hitachi), Panasonic, Renata Batteries
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Tuesday, 22 August 2017
Global Button Cell Market Research Report 2017 : Sony, Maxell (Hitachi), Panasonic, Renata Batteries
This report on the global Button Cell market is highly useful as it covers all the aspects which are important in determining the future of this industry.Brook...
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NGFA National Grain and Feed Association : , Ag Transportation Working Group, urge STB to hold CSXT
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Tuesday, 22 August 2017
NGFA National Grain and Feed Association : , Ag Transportation Working Group, urge STB to hold CSXT
on August 22, 2017. Sarah Gonzalez ARLINGTON, Va., Aug. 17, 2017 - The Agricultural Transportation Working Group - a diverse network of national farm, commodit...
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Concord Road Equipment in Painesville purchases land from city to expand operations
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Tuesday, 22 August 2017
Concord Road Equipment in Painesville purchases land from city to expand operations
An ordinance that allowed the city manager to sell real estate owned by the city that it no longer needed for municipal purposes to Concord Road Equipment was ...
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Aug 22, 2017 6:02PM EDTpublished: Aug 22, 2017 6:02PM EDT
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Tuesday, 22 August 2017
Aug 22, 2017 6:02PM EDTpublished: Aug 22, 2017 6:02PM EDT
Highlights from the news file for Tuesday, Aug. 22. BORDER CROSSING TASK FORCE SET TO MEET: The federal-provincial task force charged with managing an unpreced...
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Women-only train carriages could combat rising sex attack figures, MP says
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Tuesday, 22 August 2017
Women-only train carriages could combat rising sex attack figures, MP says
Women-only train carriages should be considered to curb levels of sexual violence on public transport, a Labour frontbencher has said. Shadow fire minister Chr...
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North Central's D.J. Johnson makes college choice
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Tuesday, 22 August 2017
North Central's D.J. Johnson makes college choice
Iowa nabbed another one of the state’s top high school football prospects. North Central senior D.J. Johnson, a four-star cornerback recruit, committed to Iowa...
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Canadian railways call for infrastructure spending despite large grain shipments
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Tuesday, 22 August 2017
Canadian railways call for infrastructure spending despite large grain shipments
MONTREAL -- The country's two largest railways are calling for federal investments to boost the rail capacity of Vancouver's North Shore, despite moving large ...
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Tillerson: We could still talk to North Korea
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Tuesday, 22 August 2017
Tillerson: We could still talk to North Korea
So called six-party talks aimed at persuading North Korea to give up its nuclear weapons program collapsed in 2008 following a North Korean rocket launch, afte...
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Global Active Insulation Market Analysis 2014-2017 & 2025 - PrimaLoft, Inc., Polartec, Economical Bu
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Tuesday, 22 August 2017
Global Active Insulation Market Analysis 2014-2017 & 2025 - PrimaLoft, Inc., Polartec, Economical Bu
report has been added to Research and Markets' offering. "Active Insulation Market Analysis By Product (Textile (Polyester, Cotton, Wool, Nylon), Building & Co...
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North Carolina county commissioner calls slaves 'workers'
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Tuesday, 22 August 2017
North Carolina county commissioner calls slaves 'workers'
GRAHAM, N.C. (AP) - A North Carolina county commissioner referred to slaves as "workers" during a discussion on removing a Confederate statue. The Times-News o...
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SBS(Australia): Tillerson outlines prospect of US peace talks with Talliban, North Korea
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Tuesday, 22 August 2017
SBS(Australia): Tillerson outlines prospect of US peace talks with Talliban, North Korea
Washington. US President Donald Trump's administration has cautiously raised the prospect of peace talks with traditional foes North Korea and the Taliban, SBS...
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News Minute: Here is the latest South Carolina news from The Associated Press at 4:40 p.m. EDT
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Tuesday, 22 August 2017
News Minute: Here is the latest South Carolina news from The Associated Press at 4:40 p.m. EDT
GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) - South Carolina's governor is set to speak at Bob Jones University. The Greenville school announced Tuesday Gov. Henry McMaster would ad...
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Man found dead near greenway in southeast Charlotte identified
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Tuesday, 22 August 2017
Man found dead near greenway in southeast Charlotte identified
CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - A man who was found dead near a greenway in southeast Charlotte has been identified as 25-year-old Kareem Thomblins. The investigation g...
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Protest to save historic Snells Beach Norfolk pine
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Tuesday, 22 August 2017
Protest to save historic Snells Beach Norfolk pine
A Norfolk pine, with roots believed to stretch back to New Zealand Governor General Sir George Grey, is on the chopping block and residents are desperately try...
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Global Electronic Funds Transfer Point of Sale (EFTPOS) Terminals Industry
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Tuesday, 22 August 2017
Global Electronic Funds Transfer Point of Sale (EFTPOS) Terminals Industry
LONDON Aug. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Electronic Funds Transfer Point of Sale (EFTPOS) Terminals in Units. The re...
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Guide To 2017 Labor Day Weekend Events Around Baltimore
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Tuesday, 22 August 2017
Guide To 2017 Labor Day Weekend Events Around Baltimore
Date: Thursday, Aug. 24, 2017 to Monday, Sept. 4, 2017. For many, a Labor Day weekend spent at the Maryland State Fair is an annual summertime tradition. Held ...
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China urges US to correct secondary sanctions 'mistake'
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Tuesday, 22 August 2017
China urges US to correct secondary sanctions 'mistake'
China has opposed secondary sanctions related to the DPRK announced by the US Treasury Department on Tuesday and called on the US government to correct the "mi...
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News Minute: Here is the latest North Carolina news from The Associated Press at 4:40 p.m. EDT
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Tuesday, 22 August 2017
News Minute: Here is the latest North Carolina news from The Associated Press at 4:40 p.m. EDT
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - A nonprofit legal watchdog group says newly redesigned North Carolina General Assembly districts would give Republican lawmakers a big adv...
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2 schools in Chisasibi, Que., closed due to mould, asbestos
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Tuesday, 22 August 2017
2 schools in Chisasibi, Que., closed due to mould, asbestos
School officials in the James Bay Cree community of Chisasibi in northern Quebec have ordered the temporary closure and cleanup of two schools, after tests rev...
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Workers are getting sick from the heat and Charlotte must protect them, union says
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Tuesday, 22 August 2017
Workers are getting sick from the heat and Charlotte must protect them, union says
CHARLOTTE, NC (Ames Alexander and Fred Clasen-Kelly/The Charlotte Observer) - On a steamy afternoon in early July, Charlotte water department employee Charles ...
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