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  1. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Los Angeles hosts its first marijuana 'farmer's market'- organic, of course

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 04:31am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Los Angeles Organic marijuana- for medicinal purposes, of course- at bargain prices Los Angeles hosts pot 'farmer's market' It looks like any other US farmer's market. Buyers sniff the wares, test weights and compare, while vendors tout their product. But the only produce on offer is cannabis- organic, of course. "We have ...

  2. Property - International - UNITED STATES

    Canadian pension funds snap up New York towers

    Posted Jul 02nd 2014, 04:49am by BLOOM

    ... through its partnership with Callahan Capital Properties as it seeks to boost its real estate investments. "Canada has tremendous financial resources with which to invest and they're ... with Callahan, Ivanhoe Cambridge was looking to invest in nine US markets, including Washington, San Francisco and Los Angeles, he said. Toronto-based Canada Pension invested US$108 million to boost its ...

  3. Property - International - UNITED STATES

    US recovery falters as forecasters expect drop in sales

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 01:30am by Bloomberg

    ... of credit. The best-qualified homebuyers jumped into the market last year to grab near-record low mortgage rates that averaged about 3.5 per cent after delaying their moving plans during the housing ... of the economic recovery, Sentier said. Three major housing forecasters- the bankers' association and government-run mortgage financiers Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae- began the year projecting ...

  4. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Hong Kong's privacy chief amplifies call for Google to extend 'right to be forgotten'

    Posted Jun 26th 2014, 10:03pm by GDN

    ... or excessive". Despite opposition from marketing and internet interests in Hong Kong, the privacy commissioner argued the search giant should face the issue globally. "Similar cases will soon ... Marketing, scoffed at the idea of extending the right to be forgotten to Asia. "This is self-deceptive," he said. "The greatness of the internet hinges on its high degree ...

  5. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Bill and I were flat broke after White House, says Hillary

    Posted Jun 10th 2014, 09:08pm by AP

    ... in the Senate. Hillary Clinton's Senate financial disclosure forms, filed for 2000, show assets between US$781,000 and US$1.8 million. The forms allow senators to report assets in broad ranges. ...

  6. News - World - UNITED STATES

    77,000 foreign banks agree to share tax information with United States

    Posted Jun 03rd 2014, 10:07am

    ... financial institutions have agreed to share information about US account holders with the Internal Revenue Service as part of a crackdown on offshore tax evasion, the United States Treasury Department announced on Monday. The list includes 515 Russian financial institutions. Russian banks had to apply directly to the IRS because the US broke off negotiations with the Russian government ...

  7. Property - International - UNITED STATES

    GIC to sell Florida golf property as prices surge

    Posted Jun 04th 2014, 05:13am by Bloomberg

    ... The sovereign-wealth fund hired CBRE to market the course, which it bought in February last year as part of its US$1.5 billion acquisition of bankrupt resorts owned by a group led by hedge fund Paulson & ... market currently is the second-largest office market in South Florida," Given said. "It's already an international destination for in-migrating families. It has a huge consumer ...

  8. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Golfer Phil Mickelson faces share-tipping probe over Carl Icahn links, reports say

    Posted Jun 01st 2014, 05:45am by AFP

    ... gave them about the takeover attempt, the US newspapers reported. Insider trading- profiting on the stock market from inside information not available to the general investing public- ...

  9. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Mystery man gives Twitter clues to cash hidden across San Francisco

    Posted May 29th 2014, 09:46pm by AP

    ... experiment for good". He claims to make his money off San Francisco's hot and lucrative real-estate market and hopes that winners also "pay it forward". Two of his winners said ... about two hours in the city's South of Market district. One envelope read: "With Love, from @HiddenCash. Leave $20 somewhere and pay it forward." Wenger, a web producer for KGO ...

  10. Property - International - UNITED STATES

    Dearth of first-time buyers holds back housing rebound in US

    Posted May 07th 2014, 05:01am by Reuters

    ... of a real estate brokerage business owned by Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway said the housing market in the United States is more than halfway through its recovery, held back by a paucity ... recovery", with very strong activity in coastal markets such as Miami, Boston and New York, and in the market for higher-end homes across the country. "The single most challenged sector ...




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