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Soccer-Beijing extend title race with last gasp win
Sun, 19 Oct 2014 20:13:28 -0700

BEIJING, Oct 20 (Reuters) - Beijing Guoan struck a dramatic 94th minute winner from the penalty spot to beat Hangzhou Greentown 2-1 away on Sunday to extended the Chinese Super League title race by another week. Argentine midfielder Pablo Martin Batalla kept his cool to send the goalkeeper the wrong way in stoppage time and leave the capital club six points behind defending champions Guangzhou ...

Fuel meter co. to gas up with Kickstarter
Mon, 13 Oct 2014 21:05:44 -0700

A Somerville startup could be the next big innovation in the burgeoning smart-home industry as its fuel monitor hits Kickstarter next week. Tank Utility, the brainchild of former EnerNOC mechanical engineer Nick Mashburn, is coming out of stealth mode with its app-enabled propane meter just in time for the season of home-heating headaches.

Greentown mother who suffered stillbirth starts new nonprofit to help others
Mon, 13 Oct 2014 20:30:12 -0700

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (Oct. 13, 2014)– Wednesday is National Pregnancy and Infant Loss Infant Loss Remembrance Day. Statistics show up to 20 percent of all U.S. pregnancies end in miscarriage or stillbirth. Misty Howell from Greentown created the nonprofit Hudson’s Bands of Hope to give bracelets to mothers who leave the hospital without their child. Howell lost […]

China developer Agile slumps, seeks loan extension
Mon, 13 Oct 2014 04:05:17 -0700

* In talks with lenders to extend remaining bridge loan * Agile bond yields have doubled in past week (Adds additional comment, detail, share performance) HONG KONG, Oct 13 (Reuters) - Chinese developer Agile Property Holdings Ltd, battling an industry slowdown and speculation about ties to China's former security chief, said it is in talks with banks about extending a bridge loan and the ...

Football - Beijing extend title race with last gasp win
Sun, 19 Oct 2014 20:13:28 -0700

Beijing Guoan struck a dramatic 94th minute winner from the penalty spot to beat Hangzhou Greentown 2-1 away on Sunday to extended the Chinese Super League

Buyers go flat out as curbs eased
Thu, 02 Oct 2014 12:42:23 -0700

New measures to relax property market coolers in the mainland seem to be working as home viewings surged at the start of the National Day Golden Week.

Hunting banned, tourism down in manhunt zone
Wed, 01 Oct 2014 19:01:43 -0700

CANADENSIS – For a region so dependent on tourism, the headline could scarcely be worse:

Tomra Systems Acquires Greenbean Recycle Inc.
Wed, 24 Sep 2014 07:30:00 -0700

SHELTON, Conn., Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tomra Systems, ASA (TOMRA), a leading global provider of reverse vending machines (RVMs) and sensor-based sorting equipment, today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Greenbean Recycle Inc., a company specializing in technology for RVMs that facilitates rewards and incentives for customers and brings marketing value to ...

Speculation fear as Beijing eases mortgage curbs
Tue, 07 Oct 2014 12:56:21 -0700

The move by the People's Bank of China to relax mortgage rules may spur speculation, but it will also stimulate home demand among upgraders during the current slowdown, Fitch Ratings said in a report yesterday.

High school bands
Mon, 13 Oct 2014 21:10:27 -0700

Six out of seven competing schools earned gold ratings in the Scholastic Small category Saturday during the ISSMA Scholastic Prelims and Open Class Invitational marching band contests at Homestead High School.