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Pork-eating Israeli soldier spared detention after secular outcry 
Focus Bulgaria - 15 Hours ago
cture: AFP Jerusalem. An Israeli soldier was spared 11 days in detention for eating pork, a non-kosher food, the military said on Tuesday, after a public outcry, Reuters reported. Secular standards     Add Comment

Chimps have mental skills to cook 
Emirates247 - 20 Hours ago
They're not likely to start barbecuing in the rainforest, but chimpanzees can understand the concept of cooking and are willing to postpone eating raw food, even carrying food some distance to cook it
Chimps have mental skills to cook: Study Today Online
Study reveals chimps have mental skills to cook The Express Tribune
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Woman goes on trial on fortune-telling charges 
Daily Times - 6/2/2015
A Pennsylvania woman went on trial on Monday for the rarely prosecuted offence of fortune-telling, accused of persuading a client she could lift a cloud of "spells and curses" in exchange for payments
Pennsylvania woman goes on trial on fortune-telling charges Focus Bulgaria
Pennsylvania woman goes on trial on fortune-telling charges (Reuters) West Australian
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Pork-eating Israeli soldier spared detention after secular outcry (Reuters) 
Yahoo!Xtra - 6/2/2015
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - An Israeli soldier was spared 11 days in detention for eating pork, a non-kosher food, the military said on Tuesday, after a public outcry. Secular standards somet...    Add Comment
>>   US politics
Warming on W.: More Americans like George W. Bush than dislike 
CNN - 13 Hours ago
27 photos Political families – Former Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden embraces his father, Vice President Joe Biden, at the Democratic National Convention in 2008. Click through the images for     Add Comment

Lincoln Chafee Set to Enter Democratic Presidential Field 
Bloomberg - 13 Hours ago
Lincoln Chafee, a former Republican-turned-independent who became a Democrat while he was governor of Rhode Island, is expected  to formally launch his campaign for the Democratic presidential nomination     Add Comment

GOP voters prefer one strong cadidate: poll 
MSNBC - 13 Hours ago
| MSNBC Layout selectors Way Too Early 06/03/15 Potential GOP voters prefer one strong candidate to emerge early in 2016, according to a new CNN/ORC poll. ... more Duration:     Add Comment

Iowa Poll: Clinton, Bush as advisers? Iowans OK 
USA Today - 13 Hours ago
DES MOINES, Iowa — The vast majority of Iowa Democrats likely to caucus in 2016 like the idea of a President Hillary Clinton looking to her husband, Bill Clinton, for advice. Most likely Republican caucusgoers     Add Comment
>>   Mergers & acquisitions
FRO - Exempted from Norwegian takeover rules Download free Congoo NetPass for access
World Net Daily - 17 Hours ago
Frontline Ltd. ("Frontline") (NYSE/OSE: FRO) has a primary listing of its shares on New York Stock Exchange ("NYSE") and a secondary listing on Oslo Stock Exchange ("OSE"). Due to its primary listing     Add Comment

Lindab International AB :Lindab acquires French Ventilation Company Download free Congoo NetPass for access
The MiamiHerald - 17 Hours ago
Lindab has today entered into an agreement to acquire the French company Nather S.A. Nather's business cover primarily products and solutions for residential ventilation. The acquisition strengthens Lindab     Add Comment

First Financial Bank acquires 4Trust Mortgage 
Bloomberg - 13 Hours ago
First Financial Bankshares 4Trust is a residential mortgage loan origination company that has served customers in the Dallas/Ft. Worth area for 15 years. In 2014, 4Trust originated approximately USD175     Add Comment

Dixons Carphone says merger proving a winner in UK 
Reuters UK - 13 Hours ago
LONDON Dixons Carphone ( DC.L ), the European electrical goods and mobile phone retailer formed from a merger last year, reported a strong rise in sales on Wednesday and said it expects to report better
UPDATE 2-Dixons Carphone says merger proving a winner in UK London South East
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10,000 ISIS Militants Have Been Killed in 9 Months: U.S. 
NBCNews.com - 15 Hours ago
PARIS — More than 10,000 ISIS fighters have been killed since the international coalition started its campaign against the militant group nine months ago in Iraq and Syria, Deputy Secretary of State Antony
US says 10,000 ISIS fighters killed in nine-month air campaign Jerusalem Post
US says 10,000 ISIS fighter killed in nine-month campaign Jerusalem Post
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US medals for overlooked WW1 heroes 
BBC - 15 Hours ago
President Barack Obama has awarded two deceased World War One army heroes, one black and one Jewish, with the Medal of Honor. The ceremony at the White House took place nearly 100 years after the two
US medals for overlooked WWI heroes Fnews.com
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LA Could Become Latest US City to Pass $15 Minimum Wage 
ABC News - 17 Hours ago
Los Angeles on Tuesday is set to take a final vote on becoming the latest big U.S. city to endorse a hike in the minimum wage . The City Council is extremely likely to make the move, which has the     Add Comment

U.S.-led coalition vows unity in ISIS fight 
CNN - 19 Hours ago
70 photos Residents examine a damaged mosque after an Iraqi Air Force bombing in the ISIS-seized city of Falluja, Iraq, on Sunday, May 31. At least six were killed and nine others wounded during the
International coalition vows unity in fight against ISIS CNN
ISIS fighter was trained by State Dept. CNN
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>>   Banking
FirstMerit names vice chairman/chief commercial banking officer 
Bloomberg - 13 Hours ago
FirstMerit Corporation Goodall will continue to have direct oversight of and responsibility for commercial and business banking for FirstMerit. Goodall has 28 years of commercial banking experience.     Add Comment

Penn. Banking and Securities Department raises awareness around elder financial  
Bloomberg - 13 Hours ago
Pennsylvania Department of Banking and Securities said it is taking part in several public activities surrounding World Elder Abuse Awareness Day on June 15. Senior Deputy Chief Counsel Scott A. Lane     Add Comment

Survey reports Americans still want to bank at a physical branch 
Bloomberg - 13 Hours ago
CARAVAN Omnibus Surveys from ORC International said it has released findings from a recent survey that indicate 88 percent of American adults believe they need a physical branch location for their banking     Add Comment

RBC supports Texas flood relief efforts with USD25,000 donation 
Bloomberg - 13 Hours ago
RBC Foundation-USA said it is supporting Texas flood relief efforts conducted by the American Red Cross with a USD25,000 donation. In addition to the donation, both RBC Wealth Management-US and RBC Capital     Add Comment
>>   Finance news
RPT-UPDATE 2-Australia's economy outpaces forecasts, peers in first quarter 
Reuters - 17 Hours ago
(Repeats to remove text of earlier story) * GDP rises 0.9 pct q/q in Q1, 2.3 pct y/y * Gains led by exports, home building, consumer spending * Business investment, national income remain painfully
Australia's economy outpaces forecasts, peers in first quarter Smart Investor
Australia’s economy grows at fastest pace in a year in Q1 2015 South China Morning Post
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PRESS DIGEST - Wall Street Journal - June 3 
Reuters - 19 Hours ago
June 3 * A long-running congressional battle over privacy and surveillance ended when the Senate voted to curb the collection of Americans' phone records, the first significant retrenchment of government     Add Comment

Hong Kong shares shine by midsession on fund flows, Chinese stocks ease 
South China Morning Post - 19 Hours ago
Hong Kong’s bourse outshone Chinese stocks by midday on Wednesday morning, as foreign funds flowed in while investors cut their positions on mainland stocks. The Hang Seng Index rose 0.74 per cent
Chinese markets open mixed but Hong Kong buoyed by likely delay in US interest rate  South China Morning Post
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Austria- Opec hopes for further oil price recovery 
MENAFN - 19 Hours ago
(MENAFN - The Peninsula) Angola's oil minister said yesterday that 80 per barrel may be right for crude, joining a chorus of Opec officials and delegates hoping for a further price recovery in months
Opec hopes for further oil price recovery Qatar Peninsula
OPEC hopes for price recovery despite glut – Badri sees positive sign; cartel likely  Kuwait Times
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>>   IPO
Pihlajalinna Oyj:The initial public offering of Pihlajalinna has been discontinued  Download free Congoo NetPass for access
The Boston Globe - 15 Hours ago
REG-Pihlajalinna Oyj:The initial public offering of Pihlajalinna has been discontinued  Reuters
Pihlajalinna Oyj:The initial public offering of... MoneyAM
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Sophos Plans London Listing as European IPOs Increase in Value 
Bloomberg - 14 Hours ago
Sophos Group Plc plans to raise about $100 million by selling shares in a London initial public offering, as the data security software maker tries to take advantage of increased appetite for technology     Add Comment

UPDATE 1-Spanish cable group Euskaltel plans stock market listing 
Reuters UK - 14 Hours ago
(Adds details, background) By Robert Hetz MADRID, June 3 (Reuters) - Basque Country-based fibre optic group Euskaltel plans to list on the stock market, it said on Wednesday, the latest company to
Spanish cable group Euskaltel plans stock market listing Sharenet
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Spain's Euskaltel aiming to list 50 pct of firm in IPO - sources 
Reuters UK - 14 Hours ago
MADRID, June 3 Spanish telecoms group Euskaltel plans to list around 50 percent of the company, excluding the green shoe offer, in its initial public offering (IPO) next month, sources close to the deal     Add Comment
>>   Stockwatch
Invesco trustees declare dividends on closed-end funds 
Bloomberg - 13 Hours ago
Each of the Invesco Invesco Advantage Municipal Income Trust II USD0.0650 Invesco Bond Fund USD0.0710 Invesco California Value Municipal Income Trust USD0.0660 Invesco Dynamic Credit Opportunities Fund     Add Comment

Sun Life Financial declares dividend rates on preferred shares 
Bloomberg - 13 Hours ago
Sun Life Financial With respect to any Series 8R Shares that remain outstanding after June 30, 2015, commencing as of such date, holders thereof will be entitled to receive non-cumulative preferential     Add Comment

Capitol Federal Financial declares True Blue Capitol dividend 
Bloomberg - 13 Hours ago
Capitol Federal Financial The cash dividend will be paid on June 26, 2015 to holders of record on June 12, 2015. This dividend will total approximately USD34.0 million. The board also said it has voted     Add Comment

More pain for these once-hot stocks? 
CNBC - 13 Hours ago
Airline investors have seen more than their share of choppiness lately. The NYSE Arca Airline index has dropped 8 percent this year, after surging nearly 50 percent in 2014. And according     Add Comment

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