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12 minutes ago // Boston Herald

business Report: Rebekah Brooks to return to News Corp. as head of U.K. division

Rebekah Brooks is returning to her former post as head of Rupert Murdoch's News Corp, according to the Financial Times.

23 minutes ago // Wall Street Journal

business Stock Swings Don't Shake Investors

Stock indexes wild week rattled investors and fueled expectations for further price swings, but it failed to squelch the belief U.S. markets remain the best place to put money.

24 minutes ago // USA Today

business KitchenAid's new dishwasher is a bold step forward

KitchenAid's years of research and development for this dishwasher paid off.

26 minutes ago // Reuters

business Yellen ally pours cold water on rule-based monetary policy

JACKSON HOLE, Wyo. Reuters - For much of her tenure as head of the Federal Reserve, Janet Yellen has been pressured by Republican lawmakers who want the U.S. central bank to adopt a monetary policy rule, a straightforward formula connecting unemployment and inflation to a benchmark interest rate.

31 minutes ago // MSNBC

business Transgender Workers Face Long Road to Inclusion

The White House hiring of a transgender worker is seen by activists as just a small step toward eventual inclusion in the U.S. workforce.

33 minutes ago // The Telegraph

business Too much TV: is the box-set boom reaching its peak?

At a gathering of TV executives, questions are being asked about whether the industry is poised to contract

34 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

business Without suing, owner is locked in a losing battle with HOA board

Question: Eleven years ago, I bought the perfect town home. I read all governing documents, attended board meetings, talked to owners, then closed escrow. After I moved in, the board fined me for something preposterous. I paid it to get them off my back.

37 minutes ago // USA Today

business Using Social Security online: A real time-saver

Using my Social Security constitutes only one part of your overall retirement planning.

54 minutes ago // The Times of India

business Gillette India appoints Al Rajwani as managing director

FMCG firm Gillette India on Saturday said it has appointed Al Rajwani as its managing director for a period of five years, effective on Saturday.

56 minutes ago // Boston Herald

business Scientists gauging health of 20 New England fish stocks

PORTLAND, Maine Scientists are gauging the health of 20 stocks of important New England commercial fish species.The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration will use the assessments for information needed to set annual catch limits for fishermen. The assessments apply to 20 different kinds of groundfish, including Atlantic cod, Pollock and yellowtail flounder. Some of the species are considered overfished while others are in better shape.

59 minutes ago // The Telegraph

business Yeo Valley launches 'fruit quest' to find UK's organic growers

The hunt is on to find British organic damsons, gooseberries, apples, quince and pears to go into pots of yogurt

1 hour ago // USA Today

business Plan for cuts in disability benefits, but hope for the best

The future is particularly bleak for the governments disability insurance program.

1 hour ago // Reuters

business European heart experts okay longer use of blood thinners

LONDON, Aug 29 Reuters - European heart experts on Saturday endorsed the potential use of multiple blood thinning drugs for heart attack patients beyond one year, in a move that may boost demand for AstraZeneca's Brilinta.

1 hour ago // Boston Herald

business In Alaska, Obama to walk fine line on climate change, energy

WASHINGTON With melting glaciers and rising seas as his backdrop, President Barack Obama will visit Alaska next week to press for urgent global action to combat climate change, even as he carefully calibrates his message in a state heavily dependent on oil.Obama will become the first sitting president to visit the Alaska Arctic when he travels to Kotzebue population around 3,000 just north of the Arctic Circle at the end of his three-day trip. He'll kick off the visit Mond

1 hour ago // USA Today

business IRS needs to do more to fight income tax identity theft

The new proposed regulations do not improve this situation at all.

1 hour ago // The Telegraph

business How a Chinese storm would hit the UK economy

We examine what would happen to UK growth and interest rates if China suffered a 'hard landing'

1 hour ago // Reuters

business Syngenta may seek partners, JVs after product review: chairman in paper

ZURICH Reuters - Syngenta AG may seek partners to help improve its product lineup after a thorough review in the wake of a rebuffed takeover approach from Monsanto Co , the agrichemicals group's chairman told a Swiss newspaper.

1 hour ago // Reuters

business Syngenta may seek partners, JVs after product review -chairman in paper

ZURICH, Aug 29 Reuters - Syngenta AG may seek partners to help improve its product lineup after a thorough review in the wake of a rebuffed takeover approach from Monsanto Co, the agrichemicals group's chairman told a Swiss newspaper.

2 hours ago // The Times of India

business RBI governor cautions US Fed against raising rates

India's apex bank has cautioned its US counterpart on going ahead with a rate hike, especially at a time when world economic growth is stalling which has led to massive volatility in currency, equity and commodity markets.

2 hours ago // The Telegraph

business Irrational investors are panic selling instead of buying cheap

Investors have failed to heed the mantra of Warren Buffett: 'Be fearful when others are greedy and greedy when others are fearful'

2 hours ago // BBC

business HSBC glitch payments 'all processed'

A computer glitch that delayed 275,000 HSBC payments has now been resolved, the bank tells the BBC.

2 hours ago // USA Today

business 6 places for FREE help with credit problems

There are reputable sources that can help you get back on track, and many offer low-cost or free credit help.

2 hours ago // The Telegraph

business The West is paying the price for decades of underinvestment

Like the cricket that sang all summer, the West spent while China built, says Legal & General boss Nigel Wilson

3 hours ago // The Telegraph

business If we have a Lehman moment, the West must share blame with China

Black Monday happened because of drastic and ultimately unsustainable measures taken by both Chinese and Western policymakers

3 hours ago // Reuters

business IMF's Lagarde says restructuring should suffice for Greek debt

ZURICH Reuters - A form of debt restructuring rather than outright forgiveness should enable Greece to handle its "unviable" debt burden, the head of the International Monetary Fund was quoted as telling a Swiss newspaper.

3 hours ago // Boston Herald

business New Bedford firm recalls macadamias for possible Salmonella

NEW BEDFORD, Mass. Sid Wainer and Son, a New Bedford produce and specialty foods company, is recalling macadamia nuts due to a potential Salmonella contamination.The U.S. Food and Drug Administration says the product is labeled Jansal Valley Raw Macadamia Nuts. It was distributed nationwide in retail stores and in mail orders.Random third-party testing found a presence of Salmonella in one-pound packages. No illnesses have been reported.The company did not immediately

3 hours ago // Los Angeles Times

business Personal finance Q&A: How a cash-out refi can affect college financial aid

Dear Liz: We have two children in college, both entering their junior years. We have two more in high school. The two currently in college need additional financial assistance, as they've tapped out their federal student loans.

3 hours ago // Reuters

business Myanmar sets $2.80 daily minimum wage in bid to boost investment

YANGON Reuters - Myanmar has set a minimum wage of 3,600 kyat $2.80 for an eight-hour work day, a move likely to boost investment in the fast-growing country's garment industry.

3 hours ago // Reuters

business Myanmar sets $2.80 daily minimum wage in bid to boost investment

YANGON, Aug 29 Reuters - Myanmar has set a minimum wage of 3,600 kyat $2.80 for an eight-hour work day, a move likely to boost investment in the fast-growing country's garment industry.

4 hours ago // USA Today

business Lovin' that McDonald's dividend? Well . . .

Dividend increases aren't as certain as they have been in the past at the House of Ronald.

4 hours ago // MSNBC

business Train Security Could Tighten After Americans Thwart Attack

European leaders were meeting Saturday to reconsider train security after American passengers thwarted a terrorist attack on Paris-bound trip.

4 hours ago // BBC

business HSBC 'working to fix' missing payments

HSBC says payments delayed by an IT glitch "should be processed today" - despite previously saying the issue would be fixed on Friday night.

4 hours ago // Boston Herald

business Egypt sentences 3 Al-Jazeera reporters to 3 years in prison

CAIRO An Egyptian court on Saturday sentenced three Al-Jazeera English journalists to three years in prison, the latest twist in a long-running trial criticized worldwide by press freedom advocates and human rights activists.The case against Canadian national Mohammed Fahmy, Australian journalist Peter Greste and Egyptian producer Baher Mohammed embroiled their journalism into the wider conflict between Egypt and Qatar following the 2013 military ouster of Islamist President Moham

4 hours ago // Los Angeles Times

business Porsche 911 Targa 4 GTS review: Fast, fun and surprisingly comfortable

Porsche doesn't make any bad cars, even any mediocre cars. It's only a matter of good, better or best.

4 hours ago // Los Angeles Times

business Redevelopment of Navy's waterfront property in San Diego one step closer

The long-awaited redevelopment of the Navy's downtown waterfront property cleared its next-to-last hurdle Thursday with the announcement of a settlement between the Navy and the California Coastal Commission.

5 hours ago // The Times of India

business Air India pilots to hold secret ballot on going on strike

Air India pilots have called for a week-long secret ballot to decide on striking work in protest against the government move to keep commanders out of workman category.