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Insider Q&A: American Addiction Centers CEO talks treatment

WASHINGTON (AP) — The tools for treating drug addiction are there — they just aren’t reaching most of the people who need them. That’s the conclusion reached by the National Academies in a report last month on the opioid epidemic: only a fraction of the estimated 2 million Americans addicted to opioids — including heroin, […]
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British businesses stash cash as Brexit gloom deepens - Deloitte

A growing number of large British-based businesses are prioritising cashflow, fearing a downturn, as their view of the long-term economic impact of Brexit has darkened to its most negative so far, accountancy firm Deloitte said on Monday.
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Corporate jetmakers court Chinese elite for sales despite slowing economy

Gulfstream Aerospace and Bombardier are trotting out their longest-range business jets at an Asian air show this week, as they compete for orders from China's growing elite, despite the country's slowing economy.
Tags: Money, China, businessNews, Bombardier, Gulfstream Aerospace


Origins: Taking Over Reverse Mortgages in a Corner of the Country

Bellingham, Wash. is not a town that many people have heard of. When someone from Bellingham is asked where they’re from by someone outside of Washington state, it’s usually easier to just say “Seattle” than to walk them through a geography lesson detailing the most northwestern corner of the Pacific Northwest. Brandi Braley Situated roughly twenty miles south of the Canadian border and about 80 miles north of Seattle, Bellingham is a medium-sized college town – home to Western Washi...
Tags: Featured, Washington, Finance, Seattle, Bellingham, Bellingham Wash, Brandi, Western Washington University, Lenders, Neighborhood Mortgage, Brandi Braley, Pacific Northwest Brandi Braley Situated, Seattle Bellingham


Germany clears Huawei for 5G

Germany's telecommunications regulator has sent a clear signal that will not ban Huawei from its country's 5G mobile network upgrades.Jochen Homann, the president of the Bundesnetzagentur, or federal network agency, told the Financial... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Germany, Huawei, Jochen Homann


UK's Hunt to offer Brexit reassurance to carmaker Toyota

British foreign minister Jeremy Hunt will on Monday seek to reassure Japanese carmaker Toyota that the government is focused on avoiding a no-deal exit from the European Union and ensuring tariff-tree trade between Britain and the EU.
Tags: UK, Money, European Union, businessNews, Britain, Jeremy Hunt, Toyota, Hunt


Pass It On: Addiction network CEO emphasizes education

WASHINGTON (AP) — American Addiction Centers CEO Michael Cartwright learned the lessons of recovery and treatment first hand. He struggled with addiction to drugs and alcohol as a teenager and young adult. After recovering in his 20s, he found his passion working as a rehabilitation caseworker and eventually created a series of drug and alcohol […]
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Rio Tinto commits extra $302 million for Resolution copper project, eyes EV market

Rio Tinto Ltd said on Monday it would invest an extra $302 million to develop its Resolution copper project in the U.S. state of Arizona, as it looks to expands output to meet the lucrative market for new energy vehicles.
Tags: Money, businessNews, Arizona, Rio Tinto, Rio Tinto Ltd


Catalent to buy Paragon Bioservices for $1.2 billion - WSJ

Drug developer Catalent Inc has agreed to buy privately held, gene-therapy focused Paragon Bioservices Inc for $1.2 billion, the Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday, citing people familiar with the matter.
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Lyft pulls thousands of ebikes from three U.S. cities over safety issue

A brake problem affecting 3,000 electric bikes operated by Lyft-owned Citi Bike, Capital Bikeshare, and Ford GoBike has prompted the company to take the two-wheelers out of service until the issue is resolved. The post Lyft pulls thousands of ebikes from three U.S. cities over safety issue appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Outdoors, Lyft, News, Trends, Ford, Citi Bike, Capital Bikeshare, Motivate, Ford Gobike, Citi Bike Capital Bikeshare


Asia's tech champions zero in on main street banking

Asia's internet firms are challenging the region's traditional banks for consumer finances, tapping their massive user networks for business and following a trail blazed in China by tech giants Alibaba and Tencent.
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Oil dips, supply issues in focus

Oil prices edged lower on Monday after international benchmark Brent hit a fresh five-month high in the previous session, but concerns over global supplies kept prices well supported.
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Global Markets: Asian shares near 9-month highs, helped by U.S. optimism on China trade talks

Asian shares neared nine-month highs on Monday after U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said he hoped U.S.-China trade talks were approaching a final lap, while strong Chinese export and bank loan data boosted confidence in the global economy.
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Gold slips to 1-week low as global slowdown fears ease

Gold prices fell to a more than one-week low on Monday, as stronger-than-expected data from China and a robust start to the U.S. earnings season soothed concerns about global economic slowdown, denting the appeal of bullion.
Tags: Money, China, businessNews


Exclusive: U.S. waters down demand China ax subsidies in push for trade deal - sources

U.S. negotiators have tempered demands that China curb industrial subsidies as a condition for a trade deal after strong resistance from Beijing, according to two sources briefed on discussions, marking a retreat on a core U.S. objective for the trade talks.
Tags: Money, China, Beijing, businessNews


Sony will censor offensive PlayStation Network IDs with temporary usernames

Offensive PlayStation Network IDs will be replaced with temporarily placeholders until the owner chooses a new username. Previously, Sony instantly banned the PSN accounts associated with IDs that violated the terms of service. The post Sony will censor offensive PlayStation Network IDs with temporary usernames appeared first on Digital Trends.
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Weekend box office: Shazam stays on top while Hellboy flops

Warner Bros. Pictures superhero film Shazam! managed to stay on top of the box office its second week in theaters, beating new releases Little and Hellboy - the latter of which is looking like a major flop. The post Weekend box office: Shazam stays on top while Hellboy flops appeared first on Digital Trends.
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Consumer Reports: Tapping Equity Could Benefit Those Unwilling to Sell

In outlining a series of possible strategies that could allow homeowners to benefit from rising home prices without actually selling their property, home equity tapping is listed as a distinct possibility – with caveats – in a piece at Consumer Reports written by Tobie Stanger. “If your home equity has gone up, you might qualify to borrow more than in the past,” the article reads. “Borrowing based on the equity in your home is a relatively inexpensive way to finance a home improvement project...
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Going strong after 45 years, Acura Grand Prix of Long Beach has its own hometown vibe

Alexander Rossi takes the checkered flag to win the 45th Acura Grand Prix of Long Beach Sunday, April 14, 2019. Pole sitter Alexander Rossi defended his 2018 Long Beach win with a flag-to-flag victory with Josef Newgarden finishing second and Scott Dixon coming in third. (Photo by Will Lester, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin/SCNG) Alexander Rossi leads the field down Shoreline Drive to start the 45th Acura Grand Prix of Long Beach Sunday, April 14, 2019. Pole sitter Alexander Rossi defended his ...
Tags: Business, News, California, Sports, Los Angeles, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Long Beach, Toyota, Local News, Dad, Los Angeles Angels, Motorsports, Michael, Wells Fargo


#AVIS100 - 'Happyness Conversation with Karthik and Manu' curated by AVIS Viswanathan and Vaani

Happyness Conversations from AVISInitiatives AVIS Viswanathan and Vaani curated 'the happyness conversations': This monthly Conversation Series champions living Life fully with what is. It is sponsored and hosted by the Odyssey Bookstore in Adyar and is for anyone who wants to pause and reflect on Life.  These conversations started in 2015 and they have journeyed to 100th conversation this April 2019. #AVIS100 was the 100th Happyness Conversation held on 13 April 2019, at Odyssey...
Tags: Sales, Avis, Aurangabad, Manu, Karthik, Umasree, Shirdi Sai Baba, Tiruvallur, Viswanathan, Shirdi, Adyar, Aishu, AVIS Viswanathan, Vaani, Odyssey Bookstore, Odyssey Adyar


Koenigsegg, anyone? Car collectors bring their unique, and even record-breaking, vehicles to the Long Beach Grand Prix

The dreams of most car collectors — diamond-dusted paint jobs, record-breaking horsepower and trend-setting designs — fit into one parking lot on Sunday. Nearly 300 rare and unusual cars lined the Mothers Exotic Car Paddock at the 2019 Acura Grand Prix of Long Beach on Sunday, April 14. Brands such as Porsche, Ferrari and Koenigsegg — the star of the show — dotted the parking lot near Turn 9. “These people live, eat and breath cars,” said Jeff Jeppesen, assistant event manager. Jeppesen helps wi...
Tags: Business, News, California, Sport, Soccer, Porsche, Local News, IMSA, Cheng, Manley, San Clemente, Scott Dixon, Ocean Boulevard, Porsche Carrera, Oliver Gavin, Jeppesen


Putting Your Priorities In the Right Order

I have asked this question here before, multiple times, and in multiple ways: If one were to watch a video of how you spent your time over, say, the last week, would they immediately recognize your goals? After watching the video, what would they believe is important to you from looking at the objective evidence of the physical actions you take throughout the day? In a workshop I was delivering, a young man told me to do better work, he’d have to be provided a financial incentive. When I inquire...
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5 tax tips for snail mail filers

Photo by Coolcaesar via Wikipedia Commons   Two American institutions that regularly catch a lot of flak find that they are good partners each April. I'm talking, of course, about the Internal Revenue Service and U.S. Postal Service. True, software-assisted return prep and e-filing by individual taxpayers or the tax preparers they hire now is the dominant way we get our 1040s to the IRS every year. Most of the 50 million yet-to-file taxpayers, who are this week's By the Numbers honorees, w...
Tags: Taxes, Post Office, Usps, Irs, Don, Internal Revenue Service, Uncle Sam, U S Postal Service, U S Post Office, Coolcaesar, Wikipedia Commons Two American, U S Postal Service True


Pepsi, StartRocket team up to launch satellites for energy drink ad in night sky

Pepsi is working with StartRocket to launch an energy drink advertisement into the night sky using miniature satellites. The Russian startup is looking to send its system into orbit in 2021. The post Pepsi, StartRocket team up to launch satellites for energy drink ad in night sky appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: News, Trends, Satellites, Emerging Tech, Pepsi, Cubesats, Startrocket


Sky's Neon subscribers ask: Where is Game of Thrones?

The final season of Game of Thrones kicked off at 1pm on Sky TV's Soho channel, as scheduled (the 1pm screening is a simulcast with HBO in the US, where it's Sunday night; they'll be a repeat screening at 8.30pm).But while Soho... [Author: [email protected]]
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Yahoo Closed Cairo Office And Fired All Employees There

Yahoo Middle East has closed it office in Cairo and fired all its employees at the office. We do not know why they did so? But we will contact yahoo to get more details. Update: Yahoo! has sent us the following statement: Official Media Statement –... visit ArabCrunch website for more details.
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Building company MR8 Construction in liquidation

Another Auckland construction business has gone into liquidation, sparking a dispute over work in Ponsonby, but an ex-director of the builder says no money is owed.Companies Office records show BHSSR, previously called MR8 Construction,... [Author: [email protected]]
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Bulding company MR8 Construction in liquidation

Another Auckland construction business has gone into liquidation, sparking a dispute over work in Ponsonby, but an ex-director of the builder says no money is owed.Companies Office records show BHSSR, previously called MR8 Construction,... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Auckland, Ponsonby, Companies Office


Auckland builder folds, creditor cries foul

Another Auckland construction business has gone into liquidation, sparking a dispute over work in Ponsonby, but an ex-director of the builder says no money is owed.Companies Office records show BHSSR, previously called MR8 Construction,... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Auckland, Ponsonby, Companies Office


Kiwi company Joy Business Academy could drive CVs to extinction

The hunt for staff often takes a familiar path: an ad placed online is quickly followed by an avalanche of CVs, many of which are wholly unsuitable for the role.But this could come to an end if a Kiwi company Joy Business Academy... [Author: [email protected]]
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