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  • The major risks in Stock Market Investing

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    Valli Sarvani
    28 Aug 2015 | 10:50 pm
    Many people invest in the stock market to get profits. It is important to know that risk and return are inversely related. In order to minimize that risk, you should have a diversified portfolio. Here are the main risks involved with stock market investing. Rating risk There are many experts who analyze a company and give their rating towards it. Be sure to study these ratings well before you invest. The ratings can even swing the shares. Emotional risk Many investors tend to make mistakes in investing by making decisions emotionally. Greed or fear can cloud your judgment. Financial risk If a…
  • U.S. Is Seen as Laggard as Russia Asserts Itself in Warming Arctic

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    STEVEN LEE MYERS
    29 Aug 2015 | 3:53 pm
    With warming seas creating new opportunities at the top of the world, nations are scrambling over the Arctic. But Russia may be beating the United States to the punch.
  • A Call For A Uniform Anti-SLAPP Act

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    Jay Adkisson, Contributor
    29 Aug 2015 | 9:59 pm
    In my lifetime, I have been actually sued for nearly $5 billion dollars in various cases. Yes, that is billion with a "b" as in bogus. Nearly all the complaints filed against me were for defamation, and all those complaints were ultimately dismissed about as quickly as the judges figured [...]
  • Huge Anti-Government Protests in Malaysia Continue For a Second Day

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    nashjenkins93
    29 Aug 2015 | 11:41 pm
    Saturday’s massive but harmonious anti-government demonstrations in Kuala Lumpur continued overnight and into Sunday morning as historical numbers of Malaysians gathered in the streets of the capital to demand the resignation of Prime Minister Najib Razak. “It’s what we need to do for the prime minister to hear our voices and realize we don’t need him anymore,” Abdul Muiz, a 26-year-old businessman in a plastic Guy Fawkes mask, told TIME early Sunday. “I think it’ll stay peaceful — the object is peaceful revolt, since we’re a peaceful…
  • Broadway's First Black Jean ValJean Dies At 21

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    Camila Domonoske
    29 Aug 2015 | 6:36 pm
    When he debuted earlier this summer, Kyle Jean-Baptiste was also the youngest person ever to play the lead character in Les Miserables on Broadway. He died in an accident Saturday.» E-Mail This
 
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  • A Call For A Uniform Anti-SLAPP Act

    Jay Adkisson, Contributor
    29 Aug 2015 | 9:59 pm
    In my lifetime, I have been actually sued for nearly $5 billion dollars in various cases. Yes, that is billion with a "b" as in bogus. Nearly all the complaints filed against me were for defamation, and all those complaints were ultimately dismissed about as quickly as the judges figured [...]
  • How To Give Constructive Feedback

    Liz Ryan, Contributor
    29 Aug 2015 | 8:47 pm
    What's the best way to get (and to deliver) feedback? Liz Ryan spells it out
  • Tourists Flock to Ksiaz Castle in Poland as Underground Nazi Gold Train Discovered

    Jim Dobson, Contributor
    29 Aug 2015 | 9:17 am
    With the recent news from Poland that a Nazi Treasure train has been located near or under the famed Ksiaz Castle, wealthy treasure hunters and tourists are now flocking to the region to discover the hidden treasure themselves. The Polish government has given warning to all treasure hunters arriving into the [...]
  • iPhone 6S Prices Leak As New Camera Revealed

    Jay McGregor, Contributor
    29 Aug 2015 | 8:48 am
    The iPhone 6S prices might not surprise you....
  • He Quit A Secure Banking Job -- And Created A High-Revenue Fitness Business

    Elaine Pofeldt, Contributor
    29 Aug 2015 | 8:11 am
    It’s not easy to leave a thriving career to start a business—even one built around your passions—but John Meadows did just that. In 2012, the father of now six-year-old twin boys left his job as a senior project manager at Huntington Bank and dove into growing Mountain Dog Diet, an internet [...]
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  • Huge Anti-Government Protests in Malaysia Continue For a Second Day

    nashjenkins93
    29 Aug 2015 | 11:41 pm
    Saturday’s massive but harmonious anti-government demonstrations in Kuala Lumpur continued overnight and into Sunday morning as historical numbers of Malaysians gathered in the streets of the capital to demand the resignation of Prime Minister Najib Razak. “It’s what we need to do for the prime minister to hear our voices and realize we don’t need him anymore,” Abdul Muiz, a 26-year-old businessman in a plastic Guy Fawkes mask, told TIME early Sunday. “I think it’ll stay peaceful — the object is peaceful revolt, since we’re a peaceful…
  • Suspect Charged in Shooting of Houston Sheriff’s Deputy

    Jacob Davidson
    29 Aug 2015 | 2:17 pm
    (HOUSTON) — Texas prosecutors on Saturday charged a 30-year-old man with capital murder in the killing of a uniformed sheriff’s deputy who was gunned down from behind while filling his patrol car with gas in what officials described as a “senseless and cowardly act.” The arrest of Shannon J. Miles — who has a criminal history that includes convictions for resisting arrest and disorderly conduct with a firearm — came less than 24 hours after authorities said he ambushed Darren Goforth, a 10-year veteran of the Harris County Sheriff’s Office, at a…
  • See Highlights From The ‘Supermoon’

    Jacob Davidson
    29 Aug 2015 | 2:06 pm
    The so-called “supermoon,” one of the three largest apparent full moons of this year, rose in the sky last night. Time readers can watch highlights from a live stream of the moonrise hosted by the Slooh observatory. The broadcast was guided by the observatory’s expert Paul Cox, and explains the the difference between the “supermoon” and a “mega moon,” and how much larger tonight’s moon appears compared to the “mini moon” in March, along with other details and insights.
  • Here’s the Trailer for the 6th and Final Season of Downton Abbey

    Samantha Grossman
    29 Aug 2015 | 1:12 pm
    ITV has released a trailer for the sixth and final season of Downton Abbey. The network has also confirmed that the drama will air in the U.K. on Sep. 20 at 9 p.m., Deadline reports. The trailer, which you can watch above, offers a brief glimpse into the farewell season. There aren’t too many details yet, but we do know the show will pick up in 1925, about six months after it left off. Read next: A Downton Abbey Musical Could Be in the Works  
  • Donald Trump Will ‘Make a Decision Very Soon’ on Third Party Bid

    Jennifer So
    29 Aug 2015 | 1:05 pm
    (NASHVILLE, Tenn.) — Donald Trump will decide soon whether to mount a third party bid if he loses the Republican nomination for president, the real estate mogul said Saturday. “I think over the next couple of weeks you’re going to see some things that are very interesting,” Trump said after a speech in Nashville to a gathering of tea party activists. “We’re going to make a decision very soon,” he added, “and I think a lot of people are going to be very happy.” Trump has so far refused to pledge to support the eventual Republican nominee,…
 
 
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  • Three wounded in Oakland freeway shooting

    28 Aug 2015 | 11:00 pm
    Three people were wounded by gunfire on an Oakland freeway late Friday when they apparently were caught in a gunbattle between the occupants of two other vehicles, police said Saturday.
  • Al Arbour, who coached Isles to 4 Cup titles, dies at 82

    27 Aug 2015 | 11:00 pm
    Al Arbour, the bespectacled gentleman of a coach who molded a young and talented New York Islanders franchise into an NHL dynasty that won four straight Stanley Cups in the early 1980s, has died.
  • San Jose high school issues student body card to campus cat

    18 Aug 2015 | 11:00 pm
    Like many members of Leland High School's student body, Bubba is a social animal. He attends sporting events, hangs out on campus with his buddies and has a Facebook page dedicated to his exploits. But unlike most who have been issued a Leland student body card, Bubba can roam the school's halls freely during class. And if he wants to be excused, he doesn't have to raise his paw; he just meows.
  • San Jose council to discuss Airbnb ordinance

    19 Nov 2014 | 11:00 pm
    As more San Jose homes are opening doors for short-term rentals to travelers through websites like Airbnb, city officials are seeking to create an ordinance that would lay down some ground rules.
  • Morris: Tiny ants mounting big invasion of Bay Area?

    4 Aug 2013 | 11:00 pm
    Readers report the appearance of 'almost microscopic' golden brown ants that seem to appear from nowhere.
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  • What will China’s Black Monday mean for the UK?

    Katie Allen
    30 Aug 2015 | 8:00 am
    As jittery investors brace for more shockwaves after last week’s rout on world markets, we look at the impact, from property to petrol pricesThis was supposed to be the year when normality returned to the global economic landscape. Growth was looking more established and the legacy of the financial crisis was dimming. The US central bank and the Bank of England looked poised to affirm the recovery by finally starting to raise interest rates after keeping them for years at emergency levels. Even the eurozone, having come close to unravelling once again, by this month appeared to have put the…
  • Thai police hunt more suspects after Bangkok bomb arrest

    Reuters
    29 Aug 2015 | 11:57 pm
    Police widen suspect search after the arrest of a 28-year-old foreigner though no group has yet claimed responsibility for the deadly Erawan shrine blast Related: Bangkok bomb – in pictures Police probing Thailand’s deadliest bombing widened their net in the search for more suspects on Sunday after a foreigner was arrested and stacks of fake passports and bomb-making materials were found during a raid on a Bangkok apartment block. Continue reading...
  • Theresa May says only migrants with jobs should be let in to UK

    Press Association
    29 Aug 2015 | 11:42 pm
    Home secretary calls for rethink of principle of free movement in EU, blaming borderless system for exacerbating Europe’s migration crisisOnly European migrants with jobs lined up should be allowed in to the UK, Theresa May has said, as she blamed Europe’s “system of no borders” for the recent migration crisis.The home secretary said the principle of free movement within the EU has allowed jobless citizens to move countries in search of work and benefits, putting pressure on public services and infrastructure. Continue reading...
  • The agony and ecstasy of becoming an older mother

    Yvonne Roberts and Katie Forster
    29 Aug 2015 | 11:30 pm
    News that M&S executive Laura Wade-Gery is about to go on maternity leave has caused a sensation. But she’s not alone. Yvonne Roberts, who gave birth at 46, wonders if our obsession with choice is helping us, while Sarah Crowley talks of her joy at starting a family at 50In 1971, writing in The Dialectic of Sex, feminist Shulamith Firestone said conception should occur in test tubes and glass wombs in labs could take a baby to term. Outrage at unnatural motherhood was the reaction. Recently Annegret Raunigk, aged 65 and a mother of 13 and grandmother of seven, gave birth to quads. Her…
  • Tessa Jowell strives to rise above Labour strife in race to be London mayor

    Toby Helm
    29 Aug 2015 | 11:00 pm
    The former Olympics minister says she can win support from all sides and unite the capital. Just don’t mention Jeremy CorbynDame Tessa Jowell is beaming and resplendent in a blaze of colour in her north London home. She has just heard that she is to be elevated to the House of Lords and is about to head off to the south of France for a three-day break. For most former cabinet ministers a peerage would be the icing on the career cake and the moment to ease back a little. But not for her. “I have had no break since the general election. I am busier than ever.” Now 67, and no longer an MP,…
 
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  • Boy, 4, drowns while visiting Cape Cod beach

    28 Aug 2015 | 11:00 pm
    DENNIS (AP) -- A 4-year-old boy visiting a Cape Cod beach has drowned at Corporation Beach in Dennis despite efforts by bystanders and emergency responders.
  • Fitchburg man charged in alleged domestic assault

    28 Aug 2015 | 11:00 pm
    FITCHBURG -- A city man is facing assault charges after allegedly shoving a man so hard that it sent him into a chair.
  • State Police exploring expanded use of plate readers

    28 Aug 2015 | 11:00 pm
    WORCESTER -- The new head of the Massachusetts State Police said Thursday that the department is "contemplating" expanding the use of license plate readers -- a technology critics say infringes on
  • UNITED AFTER CROCKER BLAZE

    28 Aug 2015 | 11:00 pm
    FITCHBURG -- After learning the fire that heavily damaged the concession stand at Crocker Field less than two weeks ago meant the structure would have to be demolished, school and field officials saw it as an opportunity.
  • Courier closing Westford plant, 200 jobs at stake

    28 Aug 2015 | 11:00 pm
    WESTFORD -- Yet another factory is shutting down in Greater Lowell. A week after the public learned that Notini & Sons in Lowell and Sunny Delight in Littleton would be closing, employees outside Courier Corp.
 
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  • Top 8 Los Angeles Coffee Shops

    Jenn Malka
    24 Aug 2015 | 11:33 am
    Created by Jack & Jenn at Who Needs Maps - We love our coffee. Sorry, Jack LOVES coffee, I just tag along and drink mocha’s, the sad pathetic cousin of  what Jack drinks, a real flat white. Jack finds coffee in America to be sweet, overly milky, poured in large cups, and not very strong. And its true- once you’ve tried an Aussie coffee, it’s hard to go back to Starbucks. As an Aussie in the States, Jack struggles to find good coffee. Third wave coffee chops are making their way to LA. But worry not! We have found the top 8 Los Angeles coffee shops that satisfies the…
  • Where to exchange money when traveling Asia

    Jack Paxton
    12 Aug 2015 | 8:27 am
    Created by Jack & Jenn at Who Needs Maps -   When travelling to Asia, getting access to local currency is essential. Whether you need the Yuan, Rupiah, Ringgit, Peso, Rupee or Kip, if you’re spending money outside your home country, it will have to be done in the local currency. Unfortunately, getting access to local currency conveniently and cost effectively is not always easy. In fact, where to exchange money is very important. If done incorrectly you can pay up to 15% more, on top of the exchange rate, just to convert your OWN money. But we have a few tips and rules of thumb to…
  • 16 Things Australians in America Find Weird

    Jenn Malka
    8 Aug 2015 | 11:04 am
    Created by Jack & Jenn at Who Needs Maps - Jack has recently moved to the States from Australia. We all know Jack is the Aussie and surprisingly there are a ton of Australians in America, but after he moved to The States, he stuck out like a sore thumb like all Australians do! Wearing “thongs” everywhere (including The Great Wall of China…seriously, who does that?), horrible tipper, calling every person ‘Mate’, it was pretty obvious he wasn’t from here. But to him, that’s normal! Although, both the US and Australia are English speaking…
  • Best and Worst Places for Vegetarian & Vegan Travelers

    Jack Paxton
    2 Aug 2015 | 6:20 pm
    Created by Jack & Jenn at Who Needs Maps - Being vegan or vegetarian is easy. Being vegan or vegetarian while backpacking is slightly less so. I’ve been vegan for a decade and I’ve spent the better part of that decade hopping around the world exploring this pretty blue planet of ours. It hasn’t always been pretty, but I have no regrets when it comes to my dietary choices. Over these past 10 years, I’ve had some pretty amazzzzzzing vegetarian food in some surprising and not-so-surprising spots. I’ve also had some horrible experiences that have left me hugging porcelain. To save…
  • 25 adventures before you turn 25

    Jack Paxton
    3 Jul 2015 | 12:31 pm
    Created by Jack & Jenn at Who Needs Maps - Well, guys. I am turning 25. weh. After a bit of a whine, I realized I was having a quarter life crisis. What have I done with my life? Where am I now? What’s next? Have I accomplished anything I am proud of? FYI, I am Jewish Moroccan, so the parents are constantly asking about grandkids…(yikes!). Although most people coin monetary value and a 9-5 job with health benefits as success, I have found my version of success else where-through travel. I have had 9-5 jobs, I am currently working full time. But that’s not my…
 
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  • The sanitary hygiene revolution

    Valli Sarvani
    28 Aug 2015 | 11:11 pm
    Even in today’s India, menstruation is still a taboo topic. Many people would rather stay silent than addressing the issue. However, girls in UP are now coming forward to not only talk about it but also spread awareness regarding low cost sanitary napkins. Vatsalaya, an NGO related to women’s health is working towards spreading awareness regarding menstrual health. They held open discussions on this topic at several places. Many women were taken aback by their “frankness” and “open discussion”. During the last couple of months, the NGO has been organizing these meeting across…
  • New techniques to detect diabetes

    Valli Sarvani
    28 Aug 2015 | 11:01 pm
    In India, there are about 40 million people suffering with diabetes. By 2025, this number is expected to increase to 70 million. It is often a misdiagnosed disease. In order to help more people diagnose diabetes easily, researchers at IISC have designed two new methods of diabetes diagnosis at an early. These new methods can be used to detect the disease in early stages without many complications. At present, hospitals are using chemical based methods. They are time consuming and complicated. One of the new methods uses a device called ‘field effect transistor’. It works on electrical…
  • The major risks in Stock Market Investing

    Valli Sarvani
    28 Aug 2015 | 10:50 pm
    Many people invest in the stock market to get profits. It is important to know that risk and return are inversely related. In order to minimize that risk, you should have a diversified portfolio. Here are the main risks involved with stock market investing. Rating risk There are many experts who analyze a company and give their rating towards it. Be sure to study these ratings well before you invest. The ratings can even swing the shares. Emotional risk Many investors tend to make mistakes in investing by making decisions emotionally. Greed or fear can cloud your judgment. Financial risk If a…
  • Onam Festival in Kerala

    Valli Sarvani
    28 Aug 2015 | 10:43 pm
    Aranmula Boat Race is one of the popular boat races in Kerala. The renowned Vallam Kali is conducted in the days of Onam festival in Aranmula.The post Onam Festival in Kerala appeared first on Fusion - WeRIndia.
  • Onam Festival in Kerala

    Valli Sarvani
    28 Aug 2015 | 10:41 pm
    Thrikkakara Temple is popular destination for Onam celebrations. The temple is devoted to Vamanamoorthy or Lord Vamana.The post Onam Festival in Kerala appeared first on Fusion - WeRIndia.
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