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Economists warn of weaker rand, default on debt

Economists warn that a weaker rand lies ahead as the South African Reserve Bank signalled that the financial condition of the country’s SOEs.
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Ryanair’s decision to recognise unions for the first time will not alter its profit forecast for the year, chief executive Michael O‘Leary has said.
Bombardier is closing in on the second deal for its C Series jet since reaching a landmark agreement with Airbus a few weeks ago that will see the European aircraft maker take control of the programme
Los Angeles Times journalists have voted to unionize for the first time in the newspaper’s 136-year history        
Patrick Marshall answers your personal technology questions each week.
A reporter's suggestion prompts a startup executive to create a browser extension that adds the words "on the blockchain" to every sentence.
The U.S. Congress raced the clock to avoid a federal government shutdown before a midnight deadline on Friday after a meeting between President Donald Trump and Democratic Senate leader Chuck Schumer
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Jackson Mayor Chokwe Antar Lumumba will ask the governor for state assistance in one of the city's worst infrastructure crises in recent memory.             &
The W.K. Kellogg Foundation is providing funding to help produce a documentary on the life and legacy of Mississippi native and civil rights icon Fannie Lou Hamer.          
Two proposals introduced in Mississippi's Capitol would allow kindergarteners to receive state aid to attend private schools.              
As our sun gets older, it’s losing mass, and so its gravitational pull becomes weaker. As a result, the orbits of all the planets in our solar system are expanding, not unlike “the waistba
The Las Vegas gunman who killed 58 people and injured several hundreds in an October mass shooting likely acted alone, and his girlfriend is not a suspect in the investigation, a sheriff announced on
Donald Trump had links to the Russian mafia during his time as a real estate developer according to the founder of a firm behind an infamous dossier alleging ties between the now-president and Russia.
Golden Entertainment Inc. announced late Thursday the pricing of its underwritten secondary public offering of 6.5 million shares of common stock to be sold by certain of its shareholders at a public
The Republican legislator who chairs the Iowa House Judiciary Committee was arrested early Friday in Ames and charged with operating a vehicle while intoxicated and possession of a firearm while under
By a 248-44 vote, newsroom employees defied an anti-union campaign by Tronc management. Later, Ross Levinsohn went on a leave of absence following harassment allegations.
Dow Jones Industrials High: 26,071.72 Low: 25,942.83 Close: 26,071.72 Change: +53.91 Other Indexes Standard&Poors 500 Index: 2810.30 +12.27 NYSE Index: 13,384.46 +68.55 Nasdaq Composite Index:
The Las Vegas Valley branch of a water bottle manufacturer expects to open a second local factory with at least 40 new jobs.
A shooting at a home near Rondo and Scott streets has resulted in the deaths of two unidentified men.              
Facebook is saying it will prioritize news based on survey results of trustworthiness.        

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