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SJW Group has rejected an improved takeover offer from California Water Service Group , SJW's chief executive told Reuters on Friday, as it remains committed to acquiring a Connecticut-based water utility.

President says shifting to a six-month reporting system would give businesses more flexibility and save money

The time between ending work and taking distributions from retirement accounts is a chance to minimize your taxes.

President Trump said Friday he’s asked the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to study ending quarterly reporting for U.S. businesses in order to ease regulations and spur growth. "In speaking with some of the world’s top business leaders I asked what it is that would make business (jobs)...

Platinum prices tumbled to 10-year lows as the collapse of Turkey's lira rippled through markets and weakened the currency of top producer South Africa, underlining persistent oversupply of the autocatalyst metal.

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Daily Mail: Nigerian court releases detained journalist on bail

Daily Mail: Pakistan cricketer Nasir Jamshed banned for 10 YEARS after breaching anti-corruption code

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Daily Mail: Yazidi former sex slave back in Iraq after fleeing Germany when she met her ISIS captor

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Reuters: Trump cancels military parade, will go to Paris Nov. 11 instead

Reuters: Trump cancels military parade, will go to Paris Nov. 11 instead

Reuters: Netanyahu questioned again in long-running corruption probe

FOX: Conway touts Trump's military support after parade delay

FOX: Newlywed Scotty McCreery tells love story on new album

CNN: Nigerian girls win Silicon Valley contest for app that spots fake drugs

CNN: An ambitious team of educators in Ghana's capital are rewriting the future of how children learn to read.

CNN: Progressive schools like Saint Peter and Paul Kindergarten School in Ghana are encouraging interactive reading and designing special spaces that encourage reading in classrooms

CNN: A team from the Accra Central Library loads a van with books to reach communities around the capital without libraries, stopping at schools, prisons and children's homes.

CNN: Known for its wildlife, Botswana has always lured travelers with its natural beauty. But now, the country is hoping to attract tourists back into the city limits as well.

CNN: Starting with a single Land Rover, CEO Keith Vincent recalls the company's humble beginnings and how Wilderness Safaris has grown to become landmark eco-tourism companies on the continent.

CBS: Stevie Wonder reveals his last words to Aretha Franklin before she died

BBC: Former soldier calls for more PTSD help for veterans from MoD

BBC: Morocco World Cup youngester Hamza Mendyl joins Schalke

ABC: The Latest: Turkey court rejects release of US pastor

ABC: Sixers hire former Duke, WNBA star Lindsey Harding as full-time scout

USA Today: Yazidi woman flees Germany after encountering her Islamic State captor in the street

USA Today: NFL can't afford to rush into hardline resolution for a national anthem policy

USA Today: Eagles must be patient with Carson Wentz, regardless of Nick Foles' status

USA Today: Young bear rescued in Carr Fire undergoes unique paw therapy

Daily Mail: The Latest: Turkey court rejects release of US pastor

Daily Mail: FIFA fines Atletico Madrid for 3rd-party influence

Daily Mail: Sturgeon meets Eurovision Young Musicians 2018 contestants

CNBC: FBI warns of criminal ATM cash-outs, here's how to protect yourself

CNBC: Trump asks SEC to study six-month earnings reporting

Reuters: Netanyahu questioned again in long-running corruption probe

Reuters: Turkish court rejects U.S. pastor Brunson's appeal for release: Haberturk

Reuters: Turkish court rejects U.S. pastor Brunson's appeal for release: Haberturk

WashingtonPost: UK lawmakers urge government to relax rules on e-cigarettes

WashingtonPost: Trump’s security clearance action against Brennan poses threat to many, demonstrates need for due process

WashingtonPost: Former intelligence officials rebuke Trump for pulling Brennan’s security clearance

WashingtonPost: The Daily 202: Bernie and Hillary who? Democratic Senate hopefuls sidestep personalities to run on policy

FOX: Conway touts Trump's military support after parade delay

FOX: Newlywed Scotty McCreery tells love story on new album

BBC: Firm behind Another World Festival goes into administration

BBC: Italy bridge collapse: Victims' families refuse state funeral