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Here’s what we learned following the Chargers’ 19-17 loss to the Miami Dolphins at StubHub Center on Sunday: The teams, they're not so special For the second week in a row, botched plays on sp
With the S&P 500 up 260% since March 2009, investors have been well rewarded for holding US stocks in the recent past.
The catch is, it's only available through mortgage brokers as the deal is exclusive to Accord Mortgages, Yorkshire BS's intermediary lending arm.
Hurricane Maria strengthened into a Category 2 storm on Monday and pushed toward the Leeward Islands in the eastern Caribbean, as forecasters warned it was expected to become a major hurricane by
Mike Coupe worked for Unilever, Asda, Tesco and Iceland before moving to Sainsbury’s, where he spent a decade climbing the ladder to become chief executive.
Asked if the inclusion of petrol and diesel in the GST would lead to lowering of their prices, Sushil Modi, head of the committee to resolve GST-related issues, said that he cannot make a categorica
What we learned in the Rams’ 27-20 loss to the Washington Redskins: The Rams need work on their run defense Washington rushed for 229 yards, with three backs gaining at least 67 yards. The Rams
Hi, and welcome to another edition of Dodgers Dugout. My name is Houston Mitchell, and it’s amazing how a couple of series victories can brighten your outlook. Upcoming goals So it appears the g
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With a $20 ice cream maker and a hunger for a more healthful indulgence, Los Angeles lawyer Justin Woolverton concocted a dessert that quickly developed a cult-like following. A few years later, h
Defense giant Northrop Grumman Corp. is acquiring aerospace and defense firm Orbital ATK Inc. for about $7.8 billion in cash, a deal that would boost Northrop’s presence in the space, launch and
Today’s column takes up the availability of spousal benefits, restricted applications, trial work periods for those receiving disability benefits and the application and effects of the WEP and GPO.
Eugene Steurele, whose work at the U.S. Treasury helped produce the Tax Reform Act of 1986, sets out eight lessons current tax reformers can tax from that groundbreaking effort.
First they sent rescue ships. Now cruise lines plan to give millions to help Caribbean islands recover from Hurricane Irma. Royal Caribbean International’s cruise ships made humanitarian aid tri
Shorting has traditionally been for only professional investors but those with more modest sums can access this type of trading through low-cost exchange-traded funds called inverse ETFs.
This week the team take a look at the modern dilemma of wanting to help children and grandchildren but then worrying about your cash being squandered or lost if a relationship ends
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Would you be willing to pay your mortgage broker hundreds of pounds in fees if they made it clear exactly how much they were earning in commission too?
As many as 22,949 cases of fraud in both public and private banks came to light in the last five fiscals involving over Rs 69,769 crore
Entertainer and comedian Norm Crosby, known as the Master of Malaprop for his clever mangling of the English language, has sold his longtime home in Hollywood Hills West for $5.425 million. The sp
Where to stay in Honolulu this fall and winter just got more challenging. Three hotels are wrapping up top-to-bottom renovations, and two of them are even changing names. The Pacific Beach Hotel h
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Nitin Gadkari#39;s #39;bulldozer#39; comment created ripples across the auto-industry. With auto-makers already investing heavily toward BS-VI, another investment in E-vehicles looks daunting
SBI Life Insurance Company Ltd, a joint venture between the State Bank of India (SBI) and BNP Paribas Cardif S A, is eyeing 35-40 per cent growth in new business premium collection in this fiscal.In F
Good morning, and welcome to the Essential California newsletter. It’s Monday, Sept. 18, and here’s what’s happening across California: TOP STORIES Hepatitis outbreak fear Though Los Angeles
A walking tour in northern Italy takes you through the country’s Lakes District. Immerse yourself in the color and culture of the area on a weeklong, self-guided trip from Lake Maggiore to Lake
This interview killer is completely avoidable.
This interview killer is completely avoidable.
Financial scammers want to cash in on the Equifax credit breach. Here's how to stop them in their tracks and protect your money.
President Trump has an important speech and series of meetings at the United Nations this week, yet his tweets and retweets struck a jarring note beforehand. Here are the stories you shouldn’t m
Gregory Allen Justice landed himself in plenty of trouble last year when FBI agents caught him selling stolen military secrets to a man he believed to be a Russian spy. Prison was almost a certain
California State University officials vowed in 2014 to more than double the system’s four-year graduation rate by 2025, but their own policies for bringing students up to college-level speed wer
Some of the state’s biggest water districts are about to make their opening moves in a financial chess game that ultimately could saddle the Southland with much of the bill for re-engineering th
A Los Angeles woman who ended up with a life prison sentence after initially agreeing to a plea deal that promised possible parole after 7½ years has asked Gov. Jerry Brown to commute her sentenc
Companionship, adventure and reclaiming one’s faith were the promise, but brutality, oppression and hypocrisy were the reality four young Briton’s found when they left home to join the world
Imagine if Vice President Mike Pence killed President Obama’s first Treasury secretary, Timothy F. Geithner, in a gunfight. Even in the current craziness of American politics, that would be unth
Insurance comparison site MoneySupermarket found that 2.75% of licence holders in Scotland currently has a conviction, after reviewing 75 million quotes ran on its site in the last three years.
Esure's top shareholder, Sir Peter Wood, who owns a 30.7 per cent controlling stake in the insurance firm, has been in talks with potential buyers in a move that could lead to the company being sold
In August, the average cost of a home in the UK was £313,663, compared to £310,003 this month, Rightmove's latest House Price Index reveals.
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Terri had been laid off recently when her company decided to downsize, and she was having trouble finding a new job. “It’s all about adaptability, ability to learn new things and thrive with c
The killings — hundreds of miles and several years apart — seemed unrelated. An entrepreneur found shot to death in his Las Vegas home. A prominent attorney killed by a bullet to the head in h
Q: What do you call a congressman who votes against emergency aid for hurricane victims? A: A “piece of … .” Sure, the Northern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce later apologized for that particu
While there was a fear that the goods and services tax (GST) would led to retail, FMCG and e-commerce scurrying for cover and try to get the systems in place, the transition has been smooth leading
With Drew’s tuition rolled back eight years, families can see a number that is both more reasonable and in line with what they will actually pay. Drew will continue to offer aid—either merit, nee
In August, the average cost of a home in the UK was £313,663, compared to £310,003 this month, Rightmove's latest House Price Index reveals.
Would you be as willing to pay your mortgage broker hundreds of pounds in fees if they made it clear exactly how much they were earning in commission from lenders too?
The state attracted more than half of the total foreign direct investment (FDI) in the country last fiscal, Fadnavis said at an industry event.
Catholic Syrian Bank (CSB) Board has given permission to raise capital by way of QIB allocating upto 40 million shares to the investors. The Bank which is seeking around Rs 400 crore to fund its growt
Subtext became text when issues of race, gender and national politics, long a part of Hollywood awards shows, took center stage at the 69th Emmy Awards telecast Sunday night. “You can’t deny t
The quietest spot in all of California today might be the historic state Capitol in Sacramento, now empty after the year’s long and tumultuous session of the Legislature ended at 2:34 a.m. Satur
The past piled up on the side of the road, stuffed into black trash bags stacked on top of soggy furniture and moldy mattresses. There was the still-crisp blue blazer and dress — with matching p
People here speak of the old water tank on the edge of town in almost mystical terms, like it’s a living, breathing thing rather than a 65-foot-high tower of rusty steel. They call it the Tank,
During a glittery Emmy ceremony that also played like an extensive rebuke of President Trump, the biggest winner of the night was a series that’s been on the air since Gerald Ford was president.
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