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Ads ‘more intrusive’ for Filipino consumers - The Manila Times Online


You are at: Home » Business »Ads ‘more intrusive’ for Filipino consumers Ads ‘more intrusive’ for Filipino consumers Business Advertising has become more intrusive in the eyes of Filipino consumers, a market research firm said. Kantar Millward Brown, in its “AdReaction: The Art of Integration” report, said that 89 percent of consumers were witnessing more ads in the Philippines compared to three years ago. While 74 percent said the campaigns they see “fit together,” 72 percent also reported being turned off by the sheer volume. “Consumers feel overwhelmed by advertising from all angles while m,

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Coast guard to scope out Arctic shipping lanes


Coast guard to scope out Arctic shipping lanes   By Lee Berthiaume, Postmedia News January 21, 2014       The Canadian Coast Guard ship Louis S. St. Laurent, undertakes oceanographic survey work in the Canada Basin of the Arctic Ocean, northwest of Banks Island, in 2007. A coast guard project to identify which marine corridors will be most heavily used in Canada's Far North is expected to generate recommendations to government by this fall. Photograph by: Fisheries and Oceans Canada/File , Postmedia News OTTAWA — The Canadian Coast Guard is set to launch a major exercise ,

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Overhauling Malaysia Airlines: What could struggling carrier look like 5 years from now


Overhauling Malaysia Airlines: What could struggling carrier look like 5 years from now Kelvin Chan, The Associated Press  08.08.2014 A Malaysia Airlines Boeing 737-800 plane sits on tarmac at Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Sepang, Malaysia, Friday, Aug. 8, 2014. Malaysia's state investment company said Friday it plans to make Malaysia Airlines fully government owned, removing it from the country's stock exchange before carrying out a far-reaching overhaul of the carrier that is reeling from double disasters. (AP Photo/Vincent Thian) Share Adjust Comment Print HONG KONG - Hemorrhaging ,

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ASP Scan (Weekly) for Jan 19, 2018 | CIDRAP


ASP Scan (Weekly) for Jan 19, 2018 Global risk of AMR Our weekly wrap-up of antimicrobial stewardship & antimicrobial resistance scans World Economic Forum report assesses global risk of antibiotic resistance The World Economic Forum's 2018 Global Risks Report, released this week, includes a section on antimicrobial resistance (AMR), noting that while initiatives to address antibiotic overuse and the lack of new antibiotics have been launched, concrete successes "remain elusive." In its 2013 Global Risks Report, the forum devoted a chapter to AMR that highlighted overuse of antibiotics in huma,

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The complexity of biological events - The Lancet Global Health


The Lancet Global Health Volume 6, No. 2 , e136–e137, February 2018 Comment Talus Analytics, Boulder, CO, USA , Creative Commons Attribution – NonCommercial – NoDerivs (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0) Permitted Redistribute or republish the final article Text & data mine Translate the article (private use only, not for distribution) Reuse portions or extracts from the article in other works Not Permitted Sell or re-use for commercial purposes Distribute translations or adaptations of the article Related Articles Expand allCollapse all Preparation for and response to biological events is complicated,

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Why Facebook's news feed changes are bad news for democracy | Emily Bell | Technology | The Guardian


Why Facebook's news feed changes are bad news for democracy News organisations say they have seen a steady drop off in Facebook referred traffic Sun 21 Jan 2018 07.32 EST Last modified on Sun 21 Jan 2018 07.37 EST Share on Messenger Close Facebook is changing its news feed to promote posts by family and friends over items from publishers. Photograph: Matt Rourke/AP “Homepage. Even the word sounds old. We bring the news to your social feed.” A week ago this is what you would have found on the not-the-homepage of the millennial-focused video site Now This News. Icons for Snapchat, Instagram, Twi,

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Donald Trump IUD bump: Trends mirror Obamacare repeal efforts


Reuters/Shannon Stapleton The IUD business is booming in the age of Trump. At least 134,285 women have seen a doctor for an IUD prescription or insertion since Donald Trump was elected president, a 16 percent increase from the year before, according to data from Athenahealth. The number spiked immediately following Trump's election and fluctuated in the year after as he and Congress tried to repeal the Affordable Care Act. The law, commonly known as Obamacare, mandates insurers cover the cost of contraceptives, including intrauterine devices, or IUDs. The birth control method is considered to ,

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New business district in Punggol to chart Govt's focus on digital economy, will create 28,000 jobs - Channel NewsAsia


New business district in Punggol to chart Govt's focus on digital economy, will create 28,000 jobs Toggle share menu Advertisement Advertisement New business district in Punggol to chart Govt's focus on digital economy, will create 28,000 jobs close breaking news Advertisement Singapore New business district in Punggol to chart Govt's focus on digital economy, will create 28,000 jobs 02:11 The opening of a new business and education hub in Punggol from 2023 will create 28,000 jobs in fields such as cybersecurity and data analytics, creating job opportunities “close to home”.  2 related media a,

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Green lane created for Singapore agents to go high tech | TTG Asia


Green lane created for Singapore agents to go high tech / Posted on 17 November, 2017 9:40 The Singapore Tourism Board (STB) is developing a “green lane” to support the industry in technology adoption. There has been a five-fold increase in the number of applications by Singapore agents for project funding to develop and adopt innovative technology solutions. STB is taking steps to expedite travel agents’ adoption of technology Following the STB-NATAS (National Association of Travel Agents Singapore) launch of the Tourism Innovation Challenge for Travel Agents in May, the initiative will now i,

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Amazon vs. Kogan: How an Aussie millionaire plans to take on commerce giants


/display/newscorpaustralia.com/Web/NewsNetwork/Lifestyle - syndicated/ Ruslan Kogan remains confident he can take on Amazon.Source:Supplied WE ENTER the penthouse of a hotel overlooking the Las Vegas strip and are greeted with an extravagant platter of lobster tails, gourmet cheeses and artisan breads. Our host arrives from behind a closed door wearing sneakers, jeans and joke T-shirt usually reserved for a discount souvenir store — not what you would really expect from a millionaire. He is relaxed and jokes around about South Park, not showing any signs of concern the company that has made hi,

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Jaguars vs. Vikings: The Super Bowl We Don't Want but Probably Deserve | Bleacher Report


Jaguars vs. Vikings: The Super Bowl We Don't Want but Probably Deserve NFL National Lead WriterJanuary 18, 2018 Comments Comment Bubble Icon Sam Greenwood/Getty Images Jaguars vs. Vikings sounds like an early-October London game with a 9:30 a.m. ET kickoff (6:30 a.m. on the West Coast!) that you didn't even know was on the schedule until noon, when you realize you forgot to add Kyle Rudolph to your fantasy lineup.  Blake Bortles vs. Case Keenum sounds like a Thursday Night Football quarterback showdown scheduled against baseball's ALCS, a snoozer that ends in a 22-13 final score thanks to seve,

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Germany faces risks, higher costs without focus on green finance: report | Reuters


January 21, 2018 / 10:29 AM / Updated 2 hours ago Germany faces risks, higher costs without focus on green finance: report Andrea Shalal 4 Min Read BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany faces growing risks and high costs if it does not revamp its financial system to focus more on climate change and sustainability, according to a new report by the World Wildlife Fund and finance groups including Deutsche Boerse ( DB1Gn.DE ). The study faulted German conservatives and Social Democrats, who are considering renewing the ‘grand coalition’ that has ruled Europe’s largest economy since 2013, for failing to eve,

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Richmond-based machine learning technology firm Notch acquired by Capital One | Local | richmond.com


utilizing artificial intelligence in banking Richmond-based machine learning technology firm Notch acquired by Capital One +10  Adam Wenchel is Capital One’s vice president for machine learning and data innovation Notch principals Mike Upchurch (left), David Der, Paul Hurlocker and Matt Der stand in their new workspace at Capital One’s West Creek office campus in Goochland County. The 16-person company has been acquired by Capital One Financial Corp. BOB BROWN/TIMES-DISPATCH Bryan Der (left) works on a project as his brother Matt (right) looks over a bank of computers in the Notch company ,

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Delaware State Police showcased at artificial intelligence conference


Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Pinterest Delaware State Police showcased at artificial intelligence conference Coban Technologies' use of a Delaware State Police cruiser was the latest in the department's efforts to help the company develop an artificially-intelligent camera system. Post to Facebook A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. 2 Activate your digital access. Delaware State Police showcased at artificial intelligence conference Karl Baker , The News Journal Published 1:26 p.m. ET Jan. 19, 2018 | Updated 11:25 p.m. ET Jan. 20, 2018 CLOSE WATCH THE LATEST DELAWARE NEWS Govern,

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D.C.-area technology investment soared in 2017, but early-stage firms still struggle - The Washington Post


Capital Business D.C.-area technology investment soared in 2017, but early-stage firms still struggle Green Leaf Medical CEO, Philip Goldberg, second from right, and his brother and general council, Kevin Goldberg, right, inspect the marijuana plants as they walk through one of the flower rooms at Green Leaf Medical in Frederick, Md. (Ricky Carioti/The Washington Post) By Aaron Gregg By Aaron Gregg January 14 Follow @Post_AG Venture capitalists poured $1.55 billion into D.C. area technology start-ups last year, an industry report found, as a handful of so-called megadeals propelled the region ,

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Saint Alphonsus Nampa makes top 100 list | Idaho Press-Tribune Business | idahopress.com


Saint Alphonsus Nampa makes top 100 list By IDAHO PRESS- TRIBUNE STAFF newsroom@idahopress.com Mar 17, 2017 Save NAMPA — Saint Alphonsus Medical Center in Nampa received a top honor this month. The hospital on 12th Avenue Road was named one of the nation’s top 100 hospitals by Truven Health Analytics, part of the IBM Watson Health business. This is the first time the hospital made the list. The list is considered one of “the most comprehensive, academically driven study of its kind,â€� according to a Saint Alphonsus press release. × Advertisement “Being recognized as one of the nationâ,

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Bald eagles came back from brink, but are numbers dropping again? One researcher fears so | State-and-regional | lacrossetribune.com


Bald eagles came back from brink, but are numbers dropping again? One researcher fears so Ted Gregory Chicago Tribune A bald eagle takes flight in 2015 near the Black River in La Crosse. La Crosse Tribune file photo Save APPLE RIVER, Ill. — In this very important month for the bald eagle, Terrence Ingram is trying to upend conventional wisdom about our majestic national symbol. He lacks the academic bona fides of an ornithologist but has spent nearly 60 years researching and advocating for bald eagles; he is even credited with saving more than 6,000 acres of eagle habitat along the Mississip,

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Trump claims credit for what is still mostly Obama’s economy – The Denver Post


Editorial: Uranium mines in Bears Ears? Shame on Trump. WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump relentlessly congratulates himself for the healthy state of the U.S. economy, with its steady growth, low unemployment, busier factories and confident consumers. But in the year since Trump’s inauguration, most analysts tend to agree on this: The economy remains essentially the same sturdy one he inherited from Barack Obama. The Associated Press The economy remains essentially the same. Growth has picked up, but it’s not yet clear if it can sustain a faster expansion. Hiring and wage growth actually slo,

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Career Spotlight: Opportunity, mentoring, pave way to pay it forward - Sun Sentinel


Career Spotlight: Opportunity, mentoring, pave way to pay it forward Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance / Courtesy Bill White, Owner/Co-Founder of Compass Office Solutions, passes the gavel as chair of Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance FY 2016-17 to Jennifer O'Flannery Anderson, Ph.D., NSU's Vice President for Advancement and Community Relations Bill White, Owner/Co-Founder of Compass Office Solutions, passes the gavel as chair of Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance FY 2016-17 to Jennifer O'Flannery Anderson, Ph.D., NSU's Vice President for Advancement and Community Relations (Greater Fort Lauderdal,

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Five big questions as Amazon HQ2 chase heats up - The Boston Globe


The Boston Globe Scroll to top of page Elaine Thompson/Associated Press/File An Amazon employee gave her dog a biscuit before heading into the company’s Seattle headquaters, where pets are welcome. By Tim Logan Globe Staff  January 19, 2018 Now things get interesting. Amazon on Thursday released a short list of 20 cities it will consider for its second headquarters, a massive campus that could hold 50,000 jobs and promises to transform whatever town it lands in. Boston — and Somerville — made the cut , along with nearly every big city in the Northeast, and spots scattered from Toronto to Miami,

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Tech companies signing deals for 'smart cities' - Portland Press Herald


Read Article The CN Tower stands in the downtown Toronto skyline. Alphabet Inc., Google's parent company, will invest $50 million in a lakefront property that will house its Canadian headquarters. Bloomberg/James MacDonald Robot driven taxis and computers eliminating traffic jams may appear sooner than you think after some of the biggest technology companies picked up the pace of dealmaking to bring about “smart cities” of the future. Thirty-five agreements were signed between technology companies and major metropolises to jointly work on projects in 2017, up from eight the previous year, acco,

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How does Dallas stack up among Amazon HQ2 finalists? | Amazon | Dallas News


How does Dallas stack up among Amazon HQ2 finalists? Filed under Amazon at Get Daily Dallas News Headlines Sign Up Get Unlimited Digital Access Your first month is less than a dollar. $0.99 for first 4 weeks Subscribe Now And then there were 20. Dallas is one of two Texas cities still in the mix, after Amazon narrowed the field for its second headquarters . Its bid for the online retail giant's HQ2 includes numerous sites in North Texas, from downtown Dallas campus to a suburban one in Frisco. Texas is one of only two states that are home to multiple contenders with Austin and Dallas. Pennsylv,

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MoviePass says it will start acquiring films directly | Boston Herald


MoviePass says it will start acquiring films directly David Z. Morris, FORTUNE Saturday, January 20, 2018 Credit: Robin Marchant Getty Images SALT LAKE CITY, UT - JANUARY 19: Guests attend the Salt Lake Opening Night Reception Presented By Zions Bank during the 2018 Sundance Film Festival at Pierpont Place on January 19, 2018 in Salt Lake City, Utah. (Photo by Robin Marchant/Getty Images) comments MoviePass, the startup that is now subsidizing the moviegoing habits of 1.5 million subscribers , is shopping for movies to call its very own. Variety reports that MoviePass, a subsidiary of Helios a,

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Could 'big data' help Cleveland reduce health disparities - and create jobs? | cleveland.com


Could 'big data' help Cleveland reduce health disparities - and create jobs? Updated January 21, 2018 at 5:03 AM ; Posted January 21, 2018 at 5:00 AM Researchers in Cleveland see opportunities to use big data - voluminous data sets that can be analyzed by computers to spot patterns and make predictions - to address health disparities in the city and support new types of start-ups, consulting firms, tech companies and healthcare businesses.( Lisa DeJong/The Plain Dealer mjarboe@plaind.com CLEVELAND, Ohio - Could one of Cleveland's great challenges, poverty and the poor health that often accom,

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Blues lay big egg in loss at home to Coyotes | St. Louis Blues | stltoday.com


Blues lay big egg in loss at home to Coyotes 7 hrs ago (…) Arizona Coyotes' Brendan Perlini, right, celebrates after scoring as St. Louis Blues' Joel Edmundson, left, skates past during the first period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson) The Associated Press Arizona Coyotes' Brendan Perlini, left, celebrates after scoring as St. Louis Blues' Brayden Schenn, right, skates past during the first period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson) The Associated Press St. Louis Blues' Joel Edmundson (6) is ,

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China, Nigeria and Kuwait Lead global Planned CDU Capacity Additions to 2022, Says GlobalData - OilVoice


China, Nigeria and Kuwait Lead global Planned CDU Capacity Additions to 2022, Says GlobalData Follow @OilVoice Follow @OilVoice Analysis of the global planned Crude Distillation Unit (CDU) capacity of refineries shows that China has the highest planned CDU capacity additions globally with 2,460 thousand barrels per day (mbd) between 2018 and 2022, followed by Nigeria and Kuwait with 889 mbd and 615 mbd respectively, according to GlobalData , a leading data and analytics company. Presently, China accounts for 29 percent of the total global CDU capacity in 2022. The country has seven planned ref,

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Apple Brings on Team From Consultant Silicon Valley Data Science - Bloomberg


Bloomberg the Company & Its Products Bloomberg Anywhere Remote LoginBloomberg Anywhere Login Bloomberg Terminal Demo Request Bloomberg Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. For Customers Americas+1 212 318 2000 EMEA+44 20 7330 7500 Asia Pacific+65 6212 1000 Company Advertising Bloomberg Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial informat,

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Government agencies reaching out to the young as habits change, Politics News & Top Stories - The Straits Times


The Straits Times ST Index Government agencies reaching out to the young as habits change Last year, newly-wed blogger Lian Meiting wrote about deciding on a Build-To-Order (BTO) flat as her first home, encouraging her Instagram followers to check out a video to learn more about BTOs.PHOTO: INSTAGRAM / LIANMEITING Published byseow@sph.com.sg Government agencies have quietly and increasingly tapped social media influencers to reach younger Singaporeans as media consumption habits change. Last January, newly-wed blogger Lian Meiting wrote about deciding on a Build-To-Order flat as her first home,

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In Good Company: Citi's Amol Gupte is all for gaining overseas experience, Opinion News & Top Stories - The Straits Times


The Straits Times http://str.sg/o3Ch Copy Its Asean head wants more here to try postings overseas - those who do have found it rewarding Do a search on Mr Amol Gupte and your initial surprise is to discover how thin his profile on LinkedIn is. Clearly, Citi's head of Asean and Citi's country officer for Singapore is not in the job market. Indeed, when I met him at his 21st-floor office at Asia Square last Tuesday, he'd just received a note from his human relations folks congratulating him on his 29th anniversary with the bank. Citigroup, or Citi as the financial services giant is also called, ,

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Suburban malls continuing to gain, as tech drives retail changes, Business News & Top Stories - The Straits Times


The Straits Times What's New In Property Suburban malls continuing to gain, as tech drives retail changes Many shopping malls, such as Funan, are investing significantly in improving their tenant mixes and overall look and feel.PHOTO: CAPITALAND Published Copy Christine Li The Singapore retail market has been resilient and retail sales are generally up compared with a year ago. Food and beverage (F&B) continues to be a major driver of activity, with upmarket operators such as Pablo, Pizza Express, Da Paolo Gastronomia and PS Cafe expanding, while a number of mass market operators, including Di,

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White House budget director: 'Kind of cool' to be in charge of government shutdown - CNNPolitics


White House budget director: 'Kind of cool' to be in charge of government shutdown By Veronica Stracqualursi , CNN Updated 7:24 PM ET, Sat January 20, 2018 Chat with us in Facebook Messenger. Find out what's happening in the world as it unfolds. JUST WATCHED Burnett to Dem senator: Is this not hypocrisy? (CNN) As the director of the Office of Management and Budget, Mick Mulvaney has been tasked with negotiating a deal with congressional leaders to fund the government and end the shutdown that began on Friday midnight. If Congress doesn't reach a deal, come Monday, thousands of federal employee,

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Air pollution: Are diesel cars always the biggest health hazard? - BBC News


Air pollution: Are diesel cars always the biggest health hazard? By Theo Leggett Business correspondent, BBC News 21 January 2018 These are external links and will open in a new window Close share panel Image caption Modern diesel engines are equipped with filters to reduce particulate emissions Sales of diesel-powered cars fell dramatically last year, declining more than 17% compared with 2016. People within the industry blame anti-diesel rhetoric from the government, local authorities and clean air campaigners for eroding consumer confidence. They insist that modern diesel engines are actual,

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As parties battle over shutdown, Trump collects blame on Twitter


As parties battle over shutdown, Trump collects blame on Twitter By Maria Caspani • January 20, 2018 A woman walks past a statue of Benjamin Franklin after President Donald Trump and the U.S. Congress failed to reach a deal on funding for federal agencies on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., January 20, 2018. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts More By Maria Caspani (Reuters) - As midnight neared on Friday and the U.S. government barreled toward a shutdown, Republicans and Democrats sought to apportion blame for the deadlock with a battle of social media hashtags. By the time the deadline had passed w,

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As parties battle over shutdown, Trump collects blame on Twitter | Reuters


January 20, 2018 / 7:22 PM / Updated an hour ago As parties battle over shutdown, Trump collects blame on Twitter Maria Caspani 3 Min Read (Reuters) - As midnight neared on Friday and the U.S. government barreled toward a shutdown, Republicans and Democrats sought to apportion blame for the deadlock with a battle of social media hashtags. By the time the deadline had passed without a deal and exhausted senators returned home to bed, #TrumpShutdown was fast becoming the top trending item on Twitter worldwide. In an early indication of who was being held responsible for the impasse in Washingto,

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Big data could solve the college-dropout problem - The Washington Post


Grade Point Perspective Perspective Interpretation of the news based on evidence, including data, as well as anticipating how events might unfold based on past events Big data could solve the college-dropout problem By Susan Svrluga By Susan Svrluga December 12, 2017 Follow @SusanSvrluga New York Institute of Technology’s Old Westbury campus (Photo by Christopher Appoldt). Mark C. Hampton is vice president for planning, analytics and decision support at New York Institute of Technology. Mark C. Hampton. (Photo by Andre Kopinski.) America’s most famous college dropout thinks too many students a,

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Hall of Fame ballot's an annual conundrum for electors - Chicago Tribune


Hall of Fame ballot's an annual conundrum for electors Jamie Squire / Getty Images Jim Thome celebrates as he runs the bases after hitting a solo home during an AL Central tiebreaker game at U.S. Cellular Field against the Twins on Sept. 30, 2008. Jim Thome celebrates as he runs the bases after hitting a solo home during an AL Central tiebreaker game at U.S. Cellular Field against the Twins on Sept. 30, 2008. (Jamie Squire / Getty Images) Paul Sullivan Contact Reporter Chicago Tribune When looking at this year’s Hall of Fame ballot, three names that sprung to mind were Jonah Keri, Dan Le Batar,

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Whistling Past the Shutdown - WSJ


Heard on the Street Whistling Past the Shutdown A government shutdown is being overly discounted by investors, as are other risks emanating from Washington this year. The two-week shutdown in October 2013 shaved about half a percentage point off fourth-quarter economic growth that year. Photo: Carolyn Kaster/Associated Press By 21 COMMENTS The economy would have no problem weathering a temporary government shutdown. That doesn’t mean investors should be complacent about one. With congressional Republican leaders struggling to round up the support they need for a stopgap funding bill and Democr,

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Gyms get 'smarter' with tech upgrades | Business | stltoday.com


Gyms get 'smarter' with tech upgrades Deborah Morley, 61, from Skinker DeBaliviere, trains at Exercise Coach in Webster Groves, Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018. Morely's effort is tracked on a screen in front of her. Photo by Austin Steele, asteele@post-dispatch.com photos by Austin Steele • asteele@post-dispatch.com Tim O'Brien, left, 50, from Webster Groves, trains next to his wife, Chalegne O'Brien, 45, at Exercise Coach in Webster Groves, Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018. On each machine individuals are able to track their effort. Photo by Austin Steele, asteele@post-dispatch.com photos by Austin Steele â€,

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Whistling Past the Shutdown - WSJ


Heard on the Street Whistling Past the Shutdown A government shutdown is being overly discounted by investors, as are other risks emanating from Washington this year. The two-week shutdown in October 2013 shaved about half a percentage point off fourth-quarter economic growth that year. Photo: Carolyn Kaster/Associated Press By 21 COMMENTS The economy would have no problem weathering a temporary government shutdown. That doesn’t mean investors should be complacent about one. With congressional Republican leaders struggling to round up the support they need for a stopgap funding bill and Democr,

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กสิกรไทยพร้อมให้บริการอี-มาร์เก็ตเพลส มี.ค.นี้ | เดลินิวส์


ไอที-รถยนต์ กสิกรไทยพร้อมให้บริการอี-มาร์เก็ตเพลส มี.ค.นี้ ประกาศความพร้อมให้บริการแพลตฟอร์มอิเล็กทรอนิกส์ ตลาดนัดออนไลน์เต็มรูปแบบและครบวงจร กสิกรไทย ชูจุดแข็งศักยภาพฐานลูกค้าทั้งฝั่งผู้ซื้อที่มีกว่า 14 ล้านราย และผู้ขายที่เป็นกลุ่มผู้ประกอบการรายย่อยกว่า 1 ล้านราย โดยนำเทคโนโลยีแมชชีน คอมเมิร์ช (Machine Commerce) มาใช้วิเคราะห์ ศุกร์ที่ 19 มกราคม 2561 เวลา 15.03 น. บอกต่อ : 3 1 นายพัชร สมะลาภา รองกรรมการผู้จัดการอาวุโส ธนาคารกสิกรไทย เปิดเผยว่า ธนาคารกสิกรไทย พร้อมให้บริการแพลตฟอร์มอิเล็กทรอนิกส์ หรืออี-มาร์เก็ตเพลส ภายหลังประกาศจากธนาคารแห่งประเทศไทยเรื่องแนวทางการอนุญาตการให้บริการแพลตฟอร์,

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Ghandi, Palestine and zionism: a book review | openDemocracy


Ghandi, Palestine and zionism: a book review Fazzur Rahman Siddiqui 20 January 2018 In India it is the season for rediscovering Gandhi, and everyone from politicians to intellectuals are doing it in their own way. A mural of Ghandi on the separation wall, West Bank, Palestine. Detail from Picture by Paolo Di Tommaso. Flickr.com / (CC BY-NC 2.0). Some rights reserved. Book review of Squaring the circle: Mahatma Gandhi and the Jewish Homeland. By Professor P. R. Kumaraswamy, New Delhi: Knowledge World Publisher, 2017. pp.234. ISBN: 978-3-87324-06-0 No doubt the Arab–Israeli conflict has dominate,

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Een kudtkoekiewall. Omdat dat moet, van de kudtkoekiewet.


Scroll omlaag voor meer informatie Deze onderstaande tekst heeft geen betrekking op NewsMedia (GeenStijl/­Dumpert/­Das Kapital/­Autobahn) We weten ook niet hoe het hier terecht is gekomen, vermoedelijk heeft iemand zijn auto­radio­hand­leid­ing hier laten slingeren. Excuses voor het ongemak, maar scroll vooral even door. Modifications you distribute must include the Contribution. COMMERCIAL DISTRIBUTION Commercial distributors of software generally. NO WARRANTY EXCEPT AS EXPRESSLY SET FORTH IN THIS AGREEMENT, THE PROGRAM OR ANY DERIVATIVE THEREOF, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE USE OF THE POSSIBILITY ,

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Here's what the last government shutdown looked like - Jan. 19, 2018


Here's what the last government shutdown looked like by Chris Isidore   @CNNMoney January 20, 2018: 8:14 AM ET What a government shutdown means for you About 850,000 federal employees were sent home, with a total of 6.6 million work days lost. Hundreds of thousands of federal contractors, from janitorial and landscaping workers to engineers and scientists, were laid off temporarily. National parks and museums shut down for more than two weeks, hurting tourism and nearby economies . Some 700 small business owners seeking about $140 million worth of SBA loan guarantees were in limbo, leaving tho,

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Is Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency Investing A Scam? Legal Experts Offer Clarity


Is Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency Investing A Scam? Legal Experts Offer Clarity By Leigh Cuen On 01/20/18 AT 7:00 AM Bitcoin, and cryptocurrency in general, has a serious reputation problem. Many people still associate these digital currencies with black markets , scams and other criminal activities. When the online loan marketplace LendEDU asked 786 Americans last September if it is illegal to own bitcoin in the United States, more than 47 percent were unsure. More than 10 percent said bitcoin ownership is unlawful. (It’s fine.) The common myths that cryptocurrency is “unregulated” or predominately ,

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Agencies brace for possibility of lengthy shutdown | Local News | santafenewmexican.com


Agencies brace for possibility of lengthy shutdown By Bruce Krasnow | The New Mexican Jan 19, 2018 Save A short shutdown of federal government services and operations likely will have little economic impact on the state of New Mexico, but agencies on Friday were preparing for the possibility of a budget standoff that could last more than a few days. “A few days is not a big deal,� said Jim Peach an economics professor at New Mexico State University. “Several weeks would be a really big deal for New Mexico and other states.� He said the impact also will depend on how many of the 21,000-,

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Oil Climbs as Industry Tally Said to Show Massive Withdrawal - Bloomberg


Bloomberg the Company & Its Products Bloomberg Anywhere Remote LoginBloomberg Anywhere Login Bloomberg Terminal Demo Request Bloomberg Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. For Customers Americas+1 212 318 2000 EMEA+44 20 7330 7500 Asia Pacific+65 6212 1000 Company Advertising Bloomberg Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial informat,

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tamil nadu: Tamil Nadu’s second poultry disease diagnostic lab to come up in Palladam | Coimbatore News - Times of India


Times of India Tamil Nadu’s second poultry disease diagnostic lab to come up in Palladam TNN | Jan 20, 2018, 10:18 IST Representative Image TIRUPUR: Animal husbandry minister Udumalai K Radhakrishnan on Friday laid the foundation stone for Tamil Nadu's second poultry disease diagnostic and surveillance laboratory (Pddsl) at Palladam here. The Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University-run facility will also house an animal feed analytical and quality assurance laboratory (Afaqal). With 4,207 hatcheries and 52 broiler farms, Palladam is one of the major poultry hubs in the state. Thou,

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Wipro hiring: Wipro total headcount falls, focuses on local hiring - Times of India


Times of India The company had 162,553 employees on December 31, compared to 163,759 on September 30. Voluntary quarterly annualized attrition was 16.2% compared to 16.7 in the second quarter. | TNN | Jan 20, 2018, 11:40 IST Highlights Wipro said it has also stepped out hiring in its overseas markets with 55% of its US employees being local, up from 36% twenty months ago The number is as high as 95% in Latin America and 66% in continental Europe Wipro had 162,553 employees on December 31, compared to 163,759 on September 30. BENGALURU: Wipro 's total headcount at the end of December dipped, ju,

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India, Israel move towards economic cooperation, South Asia News & Top Stories - The Straits Times


The Straits Times Copy Both sides push ties beyond security and defence during Israeli leader's visit to India Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's visit to India has turned the spotlight to economic cooperation for bilateral ties, pushing them beyond the traditional sphere of security and defence exchanges that has thus far anchored the relationship, according to analysts. Both countries agreed during his visit to collaborate jointly on a five-year plan on cooperation in agriculture and to commence research in areas like cyber security, big data analytics in healthcare and film co-prod,

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From skiing with heart to skiing for heart health | CBC News


From skiing with heart to skiing for heart health Notifications We're experimenting with a new look. Learn more . From skiing with heart to skiing for heart health As a lifelong athlete and former Olympian, Jungle Jim Hunter didn't think he was at risk of suffering a heart attack. 2-time Olympic skier 'Jungle Jim' Hunter is honorary chair of weekend Heart and Stroke fundraiser Dave Dormer · CBC News · January 19 Jungle Jim Hunter, a former member of the Crazy Canucks alpine ski team, will be the honorary chair at this weekend's 42nd annual Ski for Heart fundraiser benefiting the Heart and Stro,

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This week’s passages | The Seattle Times


This week’s passages Originally published January 19, 2018 at 4:00 pm Updated January 19, 2018 at 4:44 pm A roundup of notable obituaries from the week ending Jan. 19 Share story Seattle Times staff & news services The Seattle Times Adm. Stansfield Turner, 94, the iconoclastic director of the Central Intelligence Agency in the late 1970s who significantly reorganized its clandestine ranks and helped usher in a new technological age at the agency, died Thursday at his home in Seattle. An Oxford-educated Rhodes scholar, Adm. Turner was long considered to be one of the Navy’s sharpest analytical ,

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University of Utah’s next president already has detailed plans for the U.’s future - The Salt Lake Tribune


University of Utah’s next president already has detailed plans for the U.’s future email (Chris Detrick | The Salt Lake Tribune) Ruth Watkins is introduced as the new president of the University of Utah at Rice-Eccles Stadium Thursday, January 18, 2018. Once her appointment is finalized, she will be the first female president of the state's flagship campus. By Tony Semerad  ·  11 hours ago When the Utah Board of Regents chose University of Utah administrator Ruth Watkins to be U. president on Thursday, they also backed a vision for the state’s flagship university that is squarely focused on st,

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Amazon headquarters: Why didn't Louisville's bid make the cut?


Activate your digital access. Why didn't Louisville make the Amazon headquarters list? Here are some clues Phillip M. Bailey and Grace Schneider , Courier Journal Published 7:59 p.m. ET Jan. 19, 2018 | Updated 8:00 p.m. ET Jan. 19, 2018 CLOSE The annual subscription for Amazon Prime remains at $99, but the monthly subscription will increase by about 20%. Time Amazon Associate Chris Webster locates an item for shipping at the Amazon Fulfillment Center in Jeffersonville, IN. This, the first Monday after Thanksgiving, dubbed Cyber Monday, is one of the largest online shopping days of the year. O,

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Obama to speak at MIT sports analytics conference - The Boston Globe


The Boston Globe Scroll to top of page Charles Rex Arbogast/Associated Press/File 2017 Former president Barack Obama “will discuss his time in office and the next chapter of his life,” according to a newsletter for the conference sent out Saturday. By Jacob Carozza Globe Correspondent  January 06, 2018 Former president Barack Obama will be in Boston next month to speak at a sports analytics conference hosted by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, organizers said. Obama will make an appearance Feb. 23 at the 12th annual MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference at the Boston Convention and E,

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Borrow $5,000, repay $42,000 — How super high-interest loans have boomed in California – Los Angeles Times


Sample loan from LoanMe with 2,600 principal, 179% APR over 47 months. Lisa Servon, a professor at the University of Pennsylvania who worked at a check-cashing store and a payday lender while researching her recent book — “The Unbanking of America: How the New Middle Class Survives” — said consumers with an urgent need for money aren’t in a position to shop around or wait even a few days for an approval. “How much time from the moment I apply to the moment I have money in my hand?” she said. “That’s what people want to know.” Caren Jefferson found herself in just such a situation 2½ years ago.,

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Boracay businesses learn from the experts | SunStar


Boracay businesses learn from the experts | SunStar Home / Bacolod / Business / Boracay businesses learn from the experts Boracay businesses learn from the experts Time to read Boracay businesses learn from the experts Friday, January 19, 2018 BORACAY is undoubtedly one of the areas most densely populated by sellers, thanks to its unstoppable and diverse market. But how can one retailer stand out in a sea of shops and vendors, many of which are selling the same thing? To help business owners with this dilemma, Globe myBusiness brought its tried and tested digital business solutions to the coun,

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Deloitte India TMT Predictions 2018 report | Digital TV News


Deloitte India TMT Predictions 2018 report Wednesday, January 17th, 2018  <     > Deloitte India TMT Predictions 2018 report places lens on AI, Augmented Reality, Machine Learning & VoLTE More than 60% of all broadband subscribers will utilize Voice over LTE (VoLTE) technology, surpassing 5 billion subscribers globally by 2023 Enterprises will intensify their use of machine learning; number of pilot projects using the technology will double in 2018 compared with 2017, doubling again in 2020 Original content will be a game changer for OTT players NEW DELHI — Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu India LLP’s,

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cbse: CBSE promotes application of science through exhibition | Chandigarh News - Times of India


Times of India CBSE promotes application of science through exhibition CBSE promotes application of science through exhibition A three-day regional science exhibition of CBSE concluded on Thursday. The event was organised to promote practical learning of science and technology among school students. | Jan 19, 2018, 17:09 IST A total number of 20 models were selected for the next round, that is, the national level after two rounds of judgments CHANDIGARH: A three-day regional science exhibition of CBSE concluded on Thursday. The event was organised to promote practical learning of science and t,

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IBM shares fall on soft profit outlook | Reuters


January 19, 2018 / 2:46 PM / in 5 hours IBM shares fall on soft profit outlook Supantha Mukherjee 3 Min Read (Reuters) - Shares in International Business Machines fell 2.6 percent on Friday as analysts judged a “disappointing” full-year profit forecast showed that the company would take more time to get back on a path of steady growth. IBM’s results call after U.S. markets closed on Thursday forecast an operating profit of at least $13.80 per share for 2018, compared with $13.80 in 2017 and market expectations of $13.92, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. The outlook came on the back of th,

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Want to get consumers to buy into your brand? Digital is the way forward | South China Morning Post


South China Morning Post Want to get consumers to buy into your brand? Digital is the way forward   Kher Tean Chen Want to get consumers to buy into your brand? Digital is the way forward The market is being reinvented – and this presents a huge opportunity for businesses to develop a true sense of purpose and organise themselves accordingly PUBLISHED : Friday, 19 January, 2018, 7:41pm UPDATED : Friday, 19 January, 2018, 8:28pm Machines just beat humans at reading, putting millions of jobs at risk 15 Jan 2018 After the past few weeks of cold weather, it is entirely likely that many shoppers wh,

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Butcher’s Shops In City To Reapply For Licence Kcca


Butcher’s shops in city to reapply for licence - KCCA By Juliet Waiswa, Violet Nabatanzi Added 19th January 2018 06:48 PM In this move, only butcher's shops who meet the required standards will be allowed to operate their businesses. PIC: State minister for Kampala Benny Namugwanya addressing journalists during a press conference at the Uganda Media Centre on January 19, 2018. (Nancy Nanyonga) KAMPALA - State minister for Kampala Metropolitan affairs Benny Namugwanya has said all butcher’s shops in the city will have to reapply for licences, before they are allowed to operate. This is intended,

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Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain Technology Likely to Change Travel Industry's Landscape. Here's How


News Alerts Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain Technology Likely to Change Travel Industry's Landscape Artificial Intelligence's impact on the travel industry is massive and it has the potential to transform business completely. Business | Written by Anshul | Updated: January 19, 2018 21:53 IST 6 Shares PRINT COMMENTS Corporate travel industry is already growing by leaps and bounds, however, the advent of blockchain technology and artificial intelligence (AI) is likely to give it another shot in the arm. It has been quite some time since the Indians started making online bookings following by,

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Why philosophers need to turn to books if they really want to answer the big questions of humanity


Print We all know what the humanities are. They are the branches of learning that have to do with culture, people, history, language, ideas – and, above all, books. For books are what distinguish the humanities from the other ways of getting at those human endeavours. Social scientists, after all, chase after the same human stuff, but they do their work with studies, surveys and archaeological digs. The moment that scholars start looking primarily to books for the answers, they become humanists. Old, new, graphic, literary, long, short – doesn’t matter: books are to humanists what bugs are to ,

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Stansfield Turner, Who Headed CIA Under Carter, Dies At 94 : The Two-Way : NPR


Stansfield Turner, Who Headed CIA Under Carter, Dies At 94 Stansfield Turner, Who Headed CIA Under Carter, Dies At 94 Facebook Director of CIA Stansfield Turner, Feb. 4, 1979. Anonymous/AP hide caption toggle caption Director of CIA Stansfield Turner, Feb. 4, 1979. Anonymous/AP Adm. Stansfield Turner, who led the Central Intelligence Agency under President Jimmy Carter and presided over a controversial downsizing of its clandestine operations, has died. He was 94. Current CIA Director Mike Pompeo said in a statement late Thursday that Turner "was a devoted patriot and public servant who led ou,

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Boulder County rents set records in 2017, but price growth slowing - Colorado Daily


Boulder County rents set records in 2017, but price growth slowing By Lucas High Staff Writer Posted:   01/18/2018 04:36:38 PM MST Ulisar Reyes moves sand at the VerraWest Apartments in Longmont on Thursday. (Cliff Grassmick / Staff Photographer) Boulder County residential rental market County-wide price increase for all apartments: 4.8 percent One-bedroom 2017 average rental price in Boulder: $1,596 Price increase over 2016: 2.09 One-bedroom 2017 average rental price in Longmont: $1,040 Price increase over 2016: 2.7 percent New apartment units built county-wide in 2017: 590 New apartment unit,

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Stansfield Turner, who led major CIA reforms, dies - Washington Times


Print By - Associated Press - Thursday, January 18, 2018 SEATTLE (AP) - Stansfield A. Turner , who served as CIA director under President Jimmy Carter and oversaw reforms at the agency after the Senate uncovered CIA surveillance aimed at American citizens, has died. He was 94. Turner ’s secretary, Pat Moynihan, confirmed to the Washington Post that Turner died on Thursday at his home in Seattle but Moynihan did not disclose the cause. A Rhodes scholar and 33-year Navy veteran, Turner commanded NATO ’s forces in southern Europe from 1975 to 1977 before being cho,

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Trump’s plans to remake the Federal Reserve are starting to hit snags - The Washington Post


Wonkblog Analysis Analysis Interpretation of the news based on evidence, including data, as well as anticipating how events might unfold based on past events Trump’s plans to remake the Federal Reserve are starting to hit snags By Heather Long By Heather Long January 17 Follow @byHeatherLong President Trump, left, and Jerome Powell, governor of the U.S. Federal Reserve and Trump's nominee for chairman of the Federal Reserve, walk to a nomination announcement in the Rose Garden of the White House on Nov. 2, 2017. (Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg News) In less than three weeks, the Federal Reserve, whic,

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IBM ends 22-quarter streak of falling revenue | The Seattle Times


IBM ends 22-quarter streak of falling revenue Originally published January 18, 2018 at 5:51 pm IBM reported a modest revenue gain of 4 percent — and one quarter does not make a trend after years of shrinking sales. But the results are an encouraging sign that IBM’s financial performance is stabilizing. (Mary Altaffer/AP) The fourth-quarter sales gain of 4 percent was modest, and it won’t erase the doubts of industry analysts who are skeptical that a genuine turnaround is underway at IBM. Share story STEVE LOHR The New York Times IBM reported revenue growth for the first time in 5½years on Thur,

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Stansfield Turner, who led major CIA reforms, dies | The Spokesman-Review


Stansfield Turner, who led major CIA reforms, dies Thu., Jan. 18, 2018, 10:01 p.m. This Feb. 4, 1979 file photo shows CIA Director Stansfield Turner. Stansfield A. Turner, who as CIA director under President Jimmy Carter oversaw reforms at the agency in the wake of the scandal uncovered by the Church Committee, has died. He was 94. Turners secretary, Pat Moynihan, confirmed to the Washington Post that Turner died on Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018, at his home in Seattle but Moynihan did not disclose the cause. (AP) Associated Press  SMS SEATTLE – Stansfield A. Turner, who served as CIA director under,

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Date Harvested: 2018-01-19T12:58:41.000+0000


The Daily 202: ‘Truth decay’ infected politics before Trump and feeds the paralysis that makes a shutdown possible - The Washington Post


PowerPost Analysis Analysis Interpretation of the news based on evidence, including data, as well as anticipating how events might unfold based on past events Follow Stories The Daily 202: ‘Truth decay’ infected politics before Trump and feeds the paralysis that makes a shutdown possible By James Hohmann By James Hohmann January 18 at 8:22 AM Follow @JamesHohmann Vice President Pence and President Trump attend a ceremony honoring Bob Dole at the Capitol on Wednesday. (Matt McClain/The Washington Post) With Breanne Deppisch and Joanie Greve. THE BIG IDEA: Despite the specter of a looming govern,

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Amazon Names Newark and New York City as ‘HQ2’ Finalists - The New York Times


The New York Times N.Y. / Region |Amazon Names Newark and New York City as ‘HQ2’ Finalists Search Continue reading the main story Photo Newark, which is undergoing a resurgence, is a contender for the new Amazon headquarters. Credit Bryan Anselm for The New York Times The New York metropolitan area picked up a one-two punch Thursday in the battle among North American cities hoping to become home to Amazon’s second headquarters, when both Newark and New York City landed on the retail giant’s shortlist. The Seattle-based retailer had set off a frenzy among cities in the United States and Canada ,

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5 reasons Amazon HQ2 could still pick Indy


5 reasons Amazon HQ2 will land in Indy (and 2 reasons why it won't) Chris Sikich , chris.sikich@indystar.com Published 4:09 p.m. ET Jan. 18, 2018 | Updated 7:38 a.m. ET Jan. 19, 2018 CLOSE Indianapolis has taken a giant step in the running for a second, North American headquarters for the tech giant called Amazon HQ2. Nate Chute and Dwight Adams/IndyStar In this Tuesday, May 9, 2017, photo, a package from Amazon Prime moves on a conveyor belt at a UPS facility in New York. Online shoppers will pay close attention to at least two things this holiday season: shipping costs and return deadlines. ,

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