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Norway's wealth fund takes 48% stake in New York property

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

Norway’s US$975-billion sovereign wealth fund, the world’s largest, has bought a 48-per cent stake in a New York City property, it said on Monday. 62 more words

Money Matters

Nigeria's Buhari warns off separatists, takes back control after treatment


ABUJA (Reuters) – Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari said on Monday he would stop separatist activists spreading unrest, seeking to reassert his hold on power after returning from his second stint of medical leave this year.
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Sour Grapes

The Pacers filed tampering charges with the NBA against the Lakers and the league says a probe is underway.

A source told ESPN, the Lakers are denying the allegations, saying there is no evidence of tampering and that they expect to be cleared. 609 more words

Retrospectives

Anquan Boldin’s Retirement

Just a couple of weeks after saying he was playing to win another championship, Bills wide receiver Anquan Boldin has pulled the plug, saying he has a higher calling than football. 433 more words

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Worst Protest Ever

Some MLB umpires wore white wristbands over the weekend, which prompted the question, why are some MLB umpires wearing white wristbands over the weekend?

Is it a reaction to Charlottesville? 662 more words

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Eclipse Fever

The whole country has Eclipse Fever. Krispy Kreme is busting out some eclipse donuts. Moon Pie and Hostess Cup Cakes are in a twitter feud over who is the official snack cake of the eclipse. 539 more words

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