Top 100 Business News Headlines 29 Oct 2017

  • South Sound Summit set for Oct. 30 29 Oct 2017 01:18 Suburban TimesThe South Sound Summit brings the South Sound’s best business success stories and catalytic leaders for half-day business summit. Tacoma-Pierce County Chamber plays host to over 17 speakers including; Colonel Nicole Lucas, Garrison Commander of JBLM, Dr. …
  • Nixon’s Marina adds Skeeter Boats line-up 29 Oct 2017 01:18 Suburban TimesSkeeter Products, Inc., the leader in performance fishing boats is excited to announce it has joined with Nixon’s Marina as they open their second authorized dealership. Nixon’s is fully equipped to support the sales and service of all Skeeter Boats’ …
  • Gators will fire McElwain because of his arrogance, not his offense 29 Oct 2017 01:17 Orlando SentinelFor Jim McElwain, this was likely the World’s Largest Outdoor Going-Away Party. Speaking in a resigned and acquiescent tone after his Florida Gators were destroyed 42-7 by Georgia on Saturday, the Florida Gators coach left little doubt that this could …
  • Q+A: Grant Robertson interviewed by Corin Dann 29 Oct 2017 01:17 ScoopPress Release – TVNZ Judge our Government on how we lift productivity, says Finance Minister. The Labour-NZ First Government has made some pretty significant moves on lifting New Zealands productivity already says the Finance Minister Grant Robertson. We …
  • Why India is far behind the US in addressing sexual harassment at the workplace 29 Oct 2017 01:17 The Economic TimesThese Mumbai folk can have no name. For, each of them spoke to this reporter in a period of two months this year on the condition of anonymity about the objectionable behaviour of one man. Episodes set apart in time between 2003 and 2010. This reporter is …
  • Ives Begins Circulating Petitions to Run Against Rauner 29 Oct 2017 01:17 NBC ChicagoState Rep. Jeanne Ives has begun circulating petitions to take on incumbent Gov. Bruce Rauner in the Republican primary. The Wheaton lawmaker has publicly mulled a run against the first-term GOP governor for several weeks, after Rauner signed a measure to …
  • Milton gets dressed up for the yearly Halloween Stroll 29 Oct 2017 01:15 Marblehead ReporterOver 1,000 people attended the event in East Milton Square Saturday. Zane Razzaq The Patriot Ledger MILTON – The Milton Chamber of Commerce hosted the sixth annual Halloween Stroll on Saturday in East Milton Square. The event gives kids the chance to …
  • Some Raiders not surprised by Bob McNair’s ‘inmates’ comment 29 Oct 2017 01:15 Henderson ViewORCHARD PARK, N.Y. — Raiders left guard Kelechi Osemele was more relieved than repulsed Friday. “It’s good that it’s out there,” he said. Houston Texans owner Bob McNair was quoted in an ESPN article as saying owners “can’t have the inmates running the …
  • Mpumalanga residents showcase local beer 29 Oct 2017 01:12 SABCThe beer festival organisers say the festival also supports and helps with the marketing of local businesses. (SABC) Four small breweries in the Mpumalanga Lowveld are showcasing their locally produced craft beers during the Oktoberfest at the Nelspruit …
  • COLLECTOR, KNOW THY ART… 29 Oct 2017 01:12 This DayVISUAL ARTS A Senior Advocate Nigeria and a Spanish-born art industry pooh bah enlightens the art public on the subtleties of collecting art with their recently-published book. Okechukwu Uwaezuoke reports Really, there’s no dispute in matters of taste. …
  • Here are the relationship signs you can’t afford to miss 29 Oct 2017 01:11 Charleston Daily MailWhen you’re newly in love, you often convince yourself that everything is fine because you want the relationship to work. But there are warning signs that you shouldn’t dismiss, says marital therapist Andrew G Marshall  His girlfriends overlap When you …
  • Trinny Woodall on divorce and financial meltdown 29 Oct 2017 01:11 Charleston Daily MailLife after What Not to Wear has been far from easy for Trinny Woodall. As she launches a new make-up range she tells Margarette Driscoll, ‘I always have 100 ideas in my head’, and reveals how she found love over the backgammon board  The London street …
  • Fraud of Rs 70 crore: HC grants bail to Shalimar Mall owners 29 Oct 2017 01:11 Indian ExpressWritten by Sofi Ahsan | Published:October 29, 2017 5:11 am RK Chief managing director of Shalimar Mega Mall. (Express Archives) ALMOST A year after the owners of the Shalimar Mall were arrested by the police, the Punjab and Haryana High Court has granted …
  • Man booked, fined for staining signboards under Defacement Act 29 Oct 2017 01:11 Indian ExpressBooked for staining signboards with ink in Chandigarh, a court on Saturday fined the Sector 40 resident, Baljit Singh Khalsa of Rs 7,500 under the Defacement Act. The accused was booked by the Chandigarh Police on July 17, under Delhi Defacement of Public …
  • ‘To survive, startups need to play carefully & aggressively with clear objective’ 29 Oct 2017 01:11 Indian ExpressChandigarh | Updated: October 29, 2017 5:35 am At the event on Saturday. (Express Photo) In a bid to promote quality entrepreneurial knowledge among students, Chandigarh Angel Network in association with UIET organised the startup funding and …
  • BC-BBO–World Series-Keuchel 29 Oct 2017 01:10 The MonitorBC-BBO–World Series-Keuchel,461 Keuchel warming up for Series rematch with Kershaw in Game 5 AP Photo TXEG124, WS116, WS313 Eds: With AP Photos. Houston Astros ace Dallas Keuchel is looking forward to his rematch with Dodgers star Clayton Kershaw in Game …
  • Pimentel lauds BSP move to keep check clearing system open during Asean Summit 29 Oct 2017 01:10 INQUIRER.net(File photo from Philippine Daily Inquirer) Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III on Saturday welcomed the decision of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) to keep its check clearing system and cash servicing units open during the three non-working days …
  • LB Levinson Brothers, Inc.: Celebrating 20 Years of Business Excellence 29 Oct 2017 01:10INQUIRER.netMANILA, Philippines – Honoring its proud heritage, LB Levinson Brothers Inc., led by its Chairman Ben Monteiro and his sons Jetrho and Benson, celebrated their company’s 20 years of business excellence with a bang, welcoming its clients and longtime …
  • Home for the beloved 29 Oct 2017 01:10 INQUIRER.netAlcoreza family museum designed by architect Michael Adriano A mausoleum, which serves as the resting place of a person, preserves memories and builds a legacy for families to look back to. Some mausoleums, however, have become popular destinations …
  • All-American seeks to score a touchdown in PH 29 Oct 2017 01:10 INQUIRER.netJeremy Bloom Almost like some sort of ritual, kids meet in a backyard in a quiet neighborhood in a little subdivision in Pampanga. The lot is not big. It’s not the kind of venue for championships, not the kind with a large basketball court and bleachers …
  • Rohingya crisis may be driving Aung San Suu Kyi closer to generals 29 Oct 2017 01:10 The GuardianOn the top floor of the Myanmar Traditional Artists and Artisans Association in Yangon, the organisation’s vice-president stands behind his latest creation. It is a towering portrait of Aung San Suu Kyi, robed in pink and white, a concerned expression on …
  • Jonny Hughes: Natural capital the true gauge of prosperity 29 Oct 2017 01:10 ScotsmanIn just over a month Edinburgh will host the World Forum on Natural Capital. It is the third time this bi-annual international event has been held in the Scottish capital and for good reason. Scotland has played a leading global role in protecting its …
  • Andreja Pejic is first transgender model to sign with Ford 29 Oct 2017 01:09 Charleston Daily MailShe started her career as teen androgynous model Andrej Pejic. And now Andreja Pejic has been signed to Ford Models New York as the first transgender model on their elite roster. The 26-year-old spoke with Forbes about her historic achievement and how her …
  • Reducing risks in Caribbean key to spur investment, growth — World Bank 29 Oct 2017 01:09Jamaica ObserverVIENNA, Austria (CMC) — A new World Bank report says reducing risks in the Caribbean and other developing countries is key to spurring investment and growth. The report says a stable business environment, effective regulations and political stability, are …
  • OWU to dedicate honors house 29 Oct 2017 01:08 Sunbury NewsStudent Residence Built with $2 Million Gift from Alumni Robert W. and Ann L. Wible Gillespie The Gillespie Honors House, Ohio Wesleyan University’s newest student residence, houses 27 students – and endless educational opportunities – in its spacious 6, …
  • Life in L.A. Would Be Better Without Hollywood 29 Oct 2017 01:08 LA WeeklyFor much of the rest of the world Los Angeles is Hollywood. The Walk of Fame. The views from the hills. The awards shows. TMZ. The black, chauffeur-driven SUVs. For many Southern Californians, L.A. is a separate place entirely. It’s a vast, nearly …
  • The problem with markets and politics 29 Oct 2017 01:06 ABC.net.auPosted October 29, 2017 10:51:33 At 2.19pm on Friday the ASX main board turned to a sea of red, as traders and computer bots started selling. This week: President Trump is expected to announce a replacement for Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen ASX …
  • Solicitor General has govt’s confidence 29 Oct 2017 01:04 The AustralianAttorney General George Brandis has thrown his support behind the government’s top lawyer after Friday’s decision by the High Court was contrary to his advice. The High Court ruled five parliamentarians who hold dual citizenship constitutionally …
  • Goodbye Coal: Fossil Fuel Hub St. Louis Votes For Clean Energy 29 Oct 2017 01:04 Sputnik InternationalUS 03:18 29.10.2017(updated 03:27 29.10.2017) Get short URL In a snub to the US president, St. Louis joins a growing list of cities, communities and entities committing to sustainable energy. In another blow to the about-face toward coal-fired energy …
  • Resist Spain peacefully, Catalan separatist leader urges 29 Oct 2017 01:04 Sydney Morning HeraldBarcelona: Catalan separatist leader Carles Puigdemont called Saturday for peaceful resistance to direct rule by Madrid, a day after Spain’s central government fired him and dissolved his government in response to Catalonia’s unilateral …
  • Rivera surprised by Yanks firing of Girardi 29 Oct 2017 01:03 www.vegasinsider.comHOUSTON (AP) Mariano Rivera was surprised by the New York Yankees’ decision to fire Joe Girardi after a decade as manager. ”Joe did a great job managing the team for so many years, and especially this year but, well, it’s business,’…
  • Freedom Pizza adopts Apple Pay 29 Oct 2017 01:03 4-tradersThe UAE’sFreedom Pizza has adopted Apple’s near field communication (NFC) payments service, Apple Pay. Now that Apple Pay has officially landed in the UAE, Freedom Pizza customers who have either an iPhone, Apple Watch or Mac device, can pay for …
  • Amazon May Enter Alabama Pharmacy Business 29 Oct 2017 01:01 WNCFCBS reports the online giant has filed to operate in Alabama + eleven other states. Posted: Oct 28, 2017 4:35 PM CDT by Tim Lennox From CBS:   “Amazon’s potential entry into the pharmaceutical business spurred drug store and pharmaceutical benefits …
  • Powder keg on Manus Island as refugees refuse to leave immigration center 29 Oct 2017 01:00KITV Honolulu’s Channel 4By Hilary Whiteman CNN (CNN) — A confrontation is looming in Papua New Guinea (PNG) between local authorities and more than 700 men who are refusing to leave an Australian-run immigration processing center. The center on Manus Island is set to be cleared …
  • The mayor, the prez & the bag men 29 Oct 2017 01:00 New York Daily NewsEight years ago, it was Mike Bloomberg — who reversed the flow of our politics by using his private fortune to purchase influence on behalf of City Hall — renting the Independence Party line for $100,000. Eventually, Queens political op and campaign “ …
  • Quiz: What type of ghost are you? 29 Oct 2017 00:59 PeakBy: Monica Branch Before you can spook around, you have to figure out what ghost you’ll be — since not everyone can be Danny Phantom and switch between human and ghost form, tracking down evil creatures in a skin-tight outfit. Get ready for the afterlife …
  • Q&A with Hempfield Board of Supervisors candidates 29 Oct 2017 00:58 Pittsburgh Tribune-ReviewUpdated 35 minutes ago After two years on the Hempfield Board of Supervisors filling the remainder of Sherry Magretti Hamilton’s term, Carbon Volunteer Fire Chief George Reese is seeking election to a full six-year term. Republican Rob Ritson, the …
  • UPDATED: 2017 Notes from a Roadside Naturalist 29 Oct 2017 00:58 Madison County Courier(UPDATE – corrected date) The Chenango Bird Club presents “2017 Notes from a Roadside Naturalist” at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 8, at Rogers Environmental Education Center’s Visitor Center. Our presenter, photographer Rick Bunting, will show a collection of …
  • A Student Loan Nightmare: The Teacher in the Wrong Payment Plan 29 Oct 2017 00:57International Herald TribuneHe’s unlikely to be the only one. About a quarter of the people who borrow money for higher education end up in jobs that could qualify for public service loan forgiveness. “There is going to be an enormous crush of borrowers who think they are eligible …
  • Butterfield to acquire Deutsche Bank’s GTS business 29 Oct 2017 00:57 Daily NationHAMILTON, Bermuda – Bermuda-based Butterfield Bank has announced it is to acquire Deutsche Bank’s Global Trust Solutions (GTS) business, excluding its operations in the United States. Terms of the agreement – which will give the bank a foothold in …
  • Chinese firm buys out company building new airport terminal 29 Oct 2017 00:57 Daily NationHAMILTON, Bermuda – Aecon, the Canadian construction company building Bermuda’s controversial new airport terminal, is to be sold to a Chinese firm, but officials said it would be “business as usual” with the redevelopment project. CCCC International …
  • Crafting a college essay that says ‘Read me!’ 29 Oct 2017 00:56 Standard-Examiner(c) 2017, The Washington Post. Find a telling anecdote about your 17 years on this planet. Examine your values, goals, achievements and perhaps even failures to gain insight into the essential you. Then weave it together in a punchy essay of 650 or fewer …
  • Donald Bain, ghostwriter of dozens of books under other people’s names, dies at 82 29 Oct 2017 00:56 Standard-Examiner(c) 2017, The Washington Post. Donald Bain, a little-known but versatile writer who sold millions of books, most of them published under other people’s names, died Oct. 21 at a hospital in White Plains, New York. He was 82. The cause was congestive heart …
  • WATCH: New details on ambush of U.S. service members in Niger 29 Oct 2017 00:56 ABC NewsTranscript for New details on ambush of U.S. service members in Niger We want to move on to new information we’re learning about the ambush in Niger that killed four American special ops soldiers. Ian Pannell is on the ground in Niger with the latest …
  • New York Times Describes How Jamaican Models Bring Unique Qualities to Fashion Industry 29 Oct 2017 00:55 JamaicansA feature article in the New York Times highlights how things have changed for Jamaican models since Deiwght Peters launched his independent modeling agency Saint International nearly 20 years ago. Saint’s motto – “changing lives and expanding horizons” – …
  • Why is San Francisco the state’s worst county for black student achievement? 29 Oct 2017 00:53 The Sacramento BeeParents from San Francisco’s Bayview neighborhood gathered around school cafeteria tables and listened as administrators delivered a hopeful message: Their children, who all attend Charles R. Drew Preparatory Academy, one of the city’s few schools serving …
  • Craig Kimbrel, Kenley Jansen Named 2017 Relievers of the Year 29 Oct 2017 00:51 4-tradersMLB and The Hartford Honor Dodgers Closer with Trevor Hoffman NL Award for Second Straight Year; Red Sox Closer Honored with Mariano Rivera AL Award Kenley Jansen of the National League Champion Los Angeles Dodgers is the recipient of the Trevor Hoffman …
  • Ooredoo Group solidifies leadership position in innovation, data experience 29 Oct 2017 00:514-tradersAl-Sayed: Best digital and data experience for consumers. Ooredoo Group is committed to leading the way on data experience across its footprint, focusing on maintaining the agility to adapt ahead of changing market demands at a time when telecoms and …
  • Wins “Three Best Private” Bank Awards 29 Oct 2017 00:51 4-tradersNorthern Trust Wins “Three Best Private” Bank Awards Business Wire India Northern Trust, a leading provider of wealth management services, has been named “Best Private Bank” in the U.S. by Professional Wealth Management and The Banker magazines, …
  • Retailers giving holidays back to employees, customers 29 Oct 2017 00:51 4-tradersOct. 29–For decades, retailers have hijacked the holiday season. From ‘Christmas creep’, where Christmas décor goes up with Halloween items, to Black Friday sales starting on Thanksgiving Day. The theme has been a reaction to perceived customer …
  • Hands-on skill masters showcase talents 29 Oct 2017 00:50 Times Record NewsScience, technology, art, mathematics and engineering were on display at the first Texoma Mini Maker Faire Saturday in the Ray Clymer Exhibit Hall at the MPEC.  The Wichita Falls Radio Control Club gave visitors a first-hand experience to see through the …
  • Pastor gives poor widow latest Lincoln Navigator 29 Oct 2017 00:50 New TelegraphThe General Overseer of Port Harcourt-based Omega Power Ministries (OPM), Apostle Chibuzor Chinyere, has ‘blessed’ a poor widow with a brand new Lincoln Navigator car. Sunday telegraph learnt that the vehicle is the latest model released by the car …
  • Binatone unveils bonanza for customers 29 Oct 2017 00:50 New TelegraphBinatone customers in Nigeria are in for a great time with a double bonanza of fabulous discounts of 10 per cent, plus free gifts galore, with every purchase at this year’s Lagos International Trade Fair which will hold at the Tafawa Balewa Square complex …
  • Editorial: Futurist provides Carroll plenty of food for thought 29 Oct 2017 00:47 Carroll County TimesCarroll County got a glimpse into its potential future earlier this week when Jay Herson, a futurist and professor of biostatistics at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, spoke to members of the Long Term Advisory Council. The 15-member …
  • India can achieve full electric mobility before 2030, maybe in 5-7 years, says Nitin Gadkari 29 Oct 2017 00:46 FinancialExpress.comThe cost of running the BEST buses in Mumbai, which run on diesel, comes to Rs 110 per km. (PTI) Nitin Gadkari, Union minister for road transport & highways, is highly optimistic about electric vehicles in India, telling Smitha Verma that as the use …
  • Business Watch: Fall is here, coloring the world in pumpkin spice 29 Oct 2017 00:45 The Topeka Capital-JournalFall is here and I’m enjoying the cool weather, sweaters and hot tea. I’m not doing the pumpkin spice thing, though, and I don’t quite get that trend. I don’t even like pumpkin pie, which may lose me a few readers. I’ve been busy trying to keep up on …
  • It’s Your Business, Oct. 29, 2017 29 Oct 2017 00:44 The Topeka Capital-JournalPROMOTIONS &HIRINGS TFI Family Services recently announced Shay Collins, a 10-year employee with TFI Family Services who formerly served as the director of New Program Development, has been promoted to the position of vice-president of Performance …
  • Savanna Maue: Business owner announces coffee bar moving into established NOTO drinkery 29 Oct 2017 00:44 The Topeka Capital-JournalHey all — This week, I’m able to share with you a sneak peek at what local a business owner is working on. In the past year, Bunker Coffee Company, housed inside NOTO Burrito in North Topeka, quietly ceased coffee operations as one of the only joint …
  • The lost art of networking 29 Oct 2017 00:44 GJSentinelBy Robin Brown Saturday, October 28, 2017 It wasn’t that long ago that business was conducted in person. You’d call a person up, invite them to meet face to face, talk business and hopefully solve some problems. That’s how you built your business and how …
  • Bangkok Marriott Marquis has everything you want in a hotel 29 Oct 2017 00:44 The Malaysian StarI do not say this lightly but those three nights in Bangkok (it takes more than one night for me) felt as if I had been transported to a place which dispensed manna from heaven. Dramatics aside, and going back to plain talk, it just means the food served …
  • When the tail starts wagging the dog, it’s time to reassess 29 Oct 2017 00:43 GJSentinelBy Guest Columnist Saturday, October 28, 2017 On Wednesday, the Grand Junction City Council will decide whether to reverse an earlier decision to rechristen North Avenue as “University Boulevard.” CMU20000, one of many catalysts for the name change, is …
  • With No. 2 and No. 4 losing, the SEC will have the top two spots in the first College Football Playoff rankings 29 Oct 2017 00:43 Palm Beach PostBy Connor Riley – SEC Country … Posted: 7:32 p.m. Saturday, October 28, 2017 Things are looking very good for the SEC heading into the first College Football Playoff rankings. Thanks to Penn State and TCU losing on Saturday, it looks pretty clear that …
  • Mindfulness: How to make workplaces work better 29 Oct 2017 00:43 Herald ScotlandMANY readers will have experience of work-related events. I’m frequently asked to do talks on various subjects, nowadays mostly mindfulness, at training days or conferences for leaders or senior managers of business and non-profit organisations. I try to …
  • Jim McElwain sounds resigned to fate that his Florida tenure may be finished 29 Oct 2017 00:42 Palm Beach PostJACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Florida coach Jim McElwain seemed as candid as he’s been all season while speaking after Florida’s blowout loss to Georgia on Saturday night. He looked like a man resigned to his fate who felt no need to hide it or try to change the …
  • BC-BBA–Yankees-Girardi 29 Oct 2017 00:41 Odessa AmericanBC-BBA–Yankees-Girardi,240 Mariano Rivera surprised by Yanks’ decision to fire Girardi AP Photo NY183, NY182 Eds: With AP Photos. Mariano Rivera was surprised by the New York Yankees’ decision to fire Joe Girardi after a decade as manager. Rivera …
  • Legal challenge to government decisions after High Court judgment sends Barnaby Joyce to a byelection 29 Oct 2017 00:41 The Sydney Morning HeraldAttorney-General George Brandis​ has talked down possible legal challenges to decisions made by the now former deputy prime minister Barnaby Joyce following Friday’s High Court decision that saw five members of Parliament thrown out because they held …
  • BC-BBA–Yankees-Girardi,1st Ld-Writethru 29 Oct 2017 00:41 Odessa AmericanBC-BBA–Yankees-Girardi, 1st Ld-Writethru,240 Mariano Rivera surprised by Yanks’ decision to fire Girardi AP Photo WS128, NY183, NY182 Eds: Updates photo links. With AP Photos. Mariano Rivera was surprised by the New York Yankees’ decision to fire …
  • Veitch: Was Tietjens treated unfairly? 29 Oct 2017 00:39 The New Zealand HeraldFor twenty two years, Sir Gordon Tietjens was King. The Sir Alex Ferguson of Sevens. The master coach who could do no wrong. Then came the calamitous Olympic campaign. New Zealand scraped into the knockout stage by one point, only to be beaten by Fiji in …
  • World Bank: Reducing risks in Caribbean key to prompt investment, growth 29 Oct 2017 00:39Jamaica GleanerVIENNA, Austria (CMC): A new World Bank report says reducing risks in the Caribbean and other developing countries is key to spurring investment and growth. The report says a stable business environment, effective regulations and political stability are …
  • Universal credit ‘penalises the self-employed’ report warns 29 Oct 2017 00:38 The GuardianBritain’s growing army of low-paid, self-employed workers face being more than £2,000 a year worse off than employees with the same earnings as a result of the government’s flagship welfare reform, ministers have been warned. Hundreds of thousands of …
  • NCP vehicles’ smuggling earning bad name for police, other forces 29 Oct 2017 00:36 The News InternationalNCP vehicles’ smuggling earning bad name for police, other forces PESHAWAR: The issue of smuggling especially that of the non-custom paid (NCP) vehicles is earning a bad name for the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Police and other forces supposed to go after the …
  • Limlingan: A former actor caught into drugs 29 Oct 2017 00:35 SunStar DailyJUDGING from his looks when apprehended, former wholesome actor Cogie Domingo seemed to have gone astray that we could not blame authorities from sniffing for something illegal. The actor is now the subject of a controversy after he, his wife and some …
  • ‘No reason to believe’ there are more dual citizens in Coalition 29 Oct 2017 00:35 SBS TelevisionAttorney General George Brandis has thrown his support behind the government’s top lawyer after Friday’s decision by the High Court was contrary to his advice. The High Court ruled five parliamentarians who hold dual citizenship constitutionally …
  • FAKE WHISKEY FLOODS ZIMBABWE 29 Oct 2017 00:35 News dze ZimbabweThinking of ending your weekend with a whiskey, brandy, rum or vodka? Think twice! Illegal distribution of liquor in Zimbabwe has seen a lot of knock-off brands enter the market. Most bottles are priced much lower than original products, making them a hit …
  • Palaszczuk banks on backing Qld to win 29 Oct 2017 00:35 SBS TelevisionPicking a fight with Canberra is par for the course for Queensland politicians. Sir Joh Bjelke-Petersen turned it into an art form, even taunting his federal colleagues with an ill-fated tilt at the prime ministership. Now Labor premier Annastacia …
  • Ignore Thiruvalluvar at your peril, says P Chidambaram 29 Oct 2017 00:34 FinancialExpress.comThe diagnosis is at variance with that of most economists and with the CSO’s numbers. (PTI) Words speak louder than action. The finance minister was loud and clear so that the message will reach not-too-distant Gujarat. He said, “We will provide Rs 2,11, …
  • Witness heard 8-10 shots in Glenwood South shooting that injured woman 29 Oct 2017 00:34WNCNRALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) — Glenwood South is one of Raleigh’s most popular nightlife spots, but the party ended early Saturday morning. CLICK TO VIEW 7 LARGER PHOTOS RELATED TO THE CASE “I was ready to go home after that,” one witness, who did not want to be …
  • The new home features of the future 29 Oct 2017 00:34 AdvertiserA quantity surveyor has tipped drone landing pads will be a part of Australian housing’s future. DRONE landing pads, driveways equipped to charge electric cars and modular houses that can be built in days — these could be a part of Melbourne’s housing …
  • APNS expresses concern about disruption of distribution system in Balochistan 29 Oct 2017 00:34 The News InternationalAPNS expresses concern about disruption of distribution system in Balochistan The All Pakistan Newspapers Society (APNS) expressed profound shock over the complete disruption of distribution system of newspapers in Balochistan following the threats issued …
  • Business as usual for Catalonia trip: Zidane 29 Oct 2017 00:33 Daily StarReal Madrid will travel “as normal” coach Zinedine Zidane insisted for their La Liga clash at Girona on Sunday (1515GMT) despite the political turmoil engulfing Catalonia. Spain moved Saturday to assert direct rule over the deeply divided region …
  • Making it big a la Jack Ma 29 Oct 2017 00:33 INQUIRER.netJack Ma came, spoke and conquered, with students and businesspersons alike hanging on to his every word. The man behind the Alibaba Group, one of the world’s most successful businessmen with a net worth of over $38 billion, motivated millennials and more …
  • Savannah hosts 18th annual Pride Festival 29 Oct 2017 00:32 Savannah Morning NewsThe theme was “go big or go home” on Saturday as people packed Ellis Square for the 18th annual Savannah Pride Festival. And with a headliner like singer and actress Estelle, it’s pretty easy to carry out that motto. By 3 p.m., Ellis Square was a …
  • Pediatrician on cutting edge 29 Oct 2017 00:32 Evansville Courier & PressDr. Jennifer Liles, MD explains why she chose concierge medicine and what makes her practice in downtown Henderson unique. MaCabe Brown – Digital Content Producer She’s gone where no one has gone before — at least in this part of the country. When …
  • Old Mill outing raises $50,000 at The Oaks 29 Oct 2017 00:32 StarThe 11th annual Didion Golf Outing raised more than $50,000 for the Old Mill Foundation, surpassing last year’s record by nearly $15,000. This year’s event took place on Sept. 28 at The Oaks Golf Course in the Town of Sun Prairie, with 120 golfers …
  • Limiting 401(k) contributions is ‘an enormous budget gimmick’ says think tank 29 Oct 2017 00:31 The Seattle TimesA proposal to slash the amount of money workers can put in tax-deferred retirement accounts set off alarms among savers and members of the financial-services industry, who contend that limiting the tax break would discourage contributions to 401(k) plans. …
  • Epitomizing “progress and service” with SLS program 29 Oct 2017 00:31 TechniqueWhat do a Capstone Design course and class focused on Afterlives of Slavery have in common? Both are Serve-Learn-Sustain affiliated classes. Serve-Learn-Sustain, or SLS, is based on Tech’s motto of “Progress and Service.” SLS came about due to Tech’s most …
  • Local girl creating ‘ripples’ with charity efforts 29 Oct 2017 00:31 Shakopee Valley News+1  Sanya Pirani speaks at an event. Courtesy of Sanya Pirani Sanya Pirani is a very busy girl. At 11 years old, Sanya is the founder and CEO of her own nonprofit, an ambassador for Community Action Partnership in Scott, Carver and Dakota counties, the …
  • Columbia and University of South Carolina look back at the filming of ‘The Program’ 25 years later 29 Oct 2017 00:30 The Post and CourierCOLUMBIA — Why would James Caan and Halle Berry be walking around Five Points like any other University of South Carolina students, then head over to the practice fields where the Gamecocks were butting heads readying for that week’s big game? The box …
  • Metro agency asking community to send in surveillance video of illegal dumpers 29 Oct 2017 00:30 Fox41.comLOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) – One man’s trash isn’t always another man’s treasure. Louisville Metro Solid Waste Management wants the community to know where surveillance video of illegal dumpers can be sent, so you know who to turn to when you’ …
  • Beware of price gouging after disaster strikes 29 Oct 2017 00:30 Star NewsBeware of price gouging after disaster strikes By Summer Stephan | Sat, Oct 28 2017 12:00 PM As your District Attorney, I’m committed to increasing communication and accessibility between the DA’s Office and you, the community. One way I hope to do …
  • State your business in National City 29 Oct 2017 00:30 Star NewsThe National City Chamber of Commerce is hosting its annual State of the Chamber breakfast meeting beginning at 8 a.m. Nov. 16. President and CEO Jacqueline Reynoso will deliver the address during the event. She will discuss ways to develop community …
  • LAFCo completes merger and conducts interviews 29 Oct 2017 00:30 Chester ProgressivePlumas County’s Local Agency Formation Commission welcomed comments on the merger of the two services districts in Quincy, and heard interviews from two prospective executive officers at the regular meeting Oct. 16. Merger of service districts Water comes …
  • Plenty of activities in store for young goblins and ghoulies 29 Oct 2017 00:30 Star NewsPlenty of activities in store for young goblins and ghoulies Robert Moreno | Sat, Oct 28 2017 12:00 PM The South Bay will have plenty of Halloween fun for trick-or-treaters. Go trick-or-treating from 3 to 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 31, at the Village Walk at …
  • City woos Amazon Inc. with waivers 29 Oct 2017 00:30 Star NewsCity woos Amazon Inc. with waivers Robert Moreno | Sat, Oct 28 2017 12:00 PM The city of Chula Vista made its pitch about bringing Amazon.com Inc.’s next headquarters to the city public during a recent City Council meeting. The online retailer that sells …
  • Gunshot victim transported to hospital after shots ring out along 17 Avenue Southeast 29 Oct 2017 00:30 CFCN DT 5An investigation is underway into a Saturday morning shooting in the southeast that left one woman suffering from gunshot wounds. Shots rang out shortly after 1:30 a.m. near the intersection of 17 Avenue and 36 Street Southeast. Emergency crews located an …
  • Suspect arrested following violent sex assault at business along Macleod Trail 29 Oct 2017 00:29 CFCN DT 5Members of the Calgary Police Service sex crimes unit are investigating after a woman was viciously assaulted Saturday morning at her workplace. According to police, officers were called to an undisclosed business near the intersection of 99 Avenue and …
  • Loveland’s Columbine Gallery celebrates 25 years 29 Oct 2017 00:29 ReporterHerald.comBy Michelle Vendegna Reporter-Herald Staff Writer The father-daughter duo John and Alyson Kinkade are celebrating 25 years with the Columbine Gallery in Loveland. “His strengths are in certain aspects and mine are in different ones. The combination …
  • Vacancies and victories: Downtown Burlington’s current state 29 Oct 2017 00:29 Burlington, Times NewsJessica Williams jessicawtn The Burlington Downtown Corporation building still reads “Blanchard’s” in nostalgic white lettering, a relic of the former department store. Inside its Spring Street location, Executive Director Jessica Pasion’s office boasts “ …
  • College student charged in high-tech cheating scheme 29 Oct 2017 00:28 SF GateIOWA CITY, Iowa — A former University of Iowa wrestler has been arrested on federal computer-hacking charges in a high-tech cheating scheme in which he allegedly obtained advance copies of tests and changed grades for himself and classmates. Trevor Graves …
  • ‘No traffic, no delays’ when Line 1 extension opens 29 Oct 2017 00:27 CBCIt’s been more than a decade in the making and now the opening of the Line 1 subway extension is less than two months away — along with the promise of no delays. Six new TTC stations are set to open on Dec. 17 along the Spadina line, with a final stop …
search previous next tag category expand menu location phone mail time cart zoom edit close