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Brazil's GDP posts second consecutive contraction
SAO PAULO - The Brazilian government says gross domestic product contracted for the second consecutive quarter, sending the economy of Latin America's biggest country into a technical recession.
Brazil Economy Plunges in Second Quarter  Wall Street Journal
Brazil falls deep into recession  CNNMoney
The Indian Express  
Army picks replacement for the Humvee
The U.S. Army has awarded Oshkosh Defense a massive contract to replace the Humvee with its Join Light Tactical Vehicle. Published at 7:56 pm ET, Thu Aug 27 2015.
Tank-Like Oshkosh JLTV To Replace Humvee Fleet Of US Military  Tech Times
New Oshkosh JLTV Military Vehicle Replaces Well-Known Humvee: Video  Motor Authority
Fed Officials on the Fence for September Rate Move
Federal Reserve officials made clear this week they haven't decided whether to raise interest rates next month, and the call has become more challenging amid the recent global market turmoil.
FOREX-Dollar gains as Fed officials keep door open for Sept hike  Reuters
Fed's Stanley Fischer keeps September rate rise on table  Financial Times
Seeking diversity, Twitter plans to boost female employment by one percentage ...
Twitter committed itself Friday to boost the share of female employees from 34% to 35% by next year. In a global workforce of 4,100, that's 41 more women.
Twitter Sets Modest Goals to Diversity Its Workforce  ABC News
Twitter Sets Goals to Increase Diversity  Wall Street Journal (blog)
Defense Secretary Ash Carter Says He Is 'Extremely Careful' With Email
Defense Secretary Ash Carter said now that he holds the Pentagon's top job, he is very careful with his email. "I'm extremely careful about it," Carter said during an interview with Bloomberg Television today.
Defense Secretary Ashton Carter courts tech leaders in Silicon Valley  Los Angeles Times
Obama Administration To Open Wearable Tech R&D Center In Silicon Valley  Fast Company
US Oil-Rig Count Rises for Sixth Consecutive Week
The U.S. oil-rig count ticked up by one in the latest week to 675, marking the sixth consecutive week of increases, according to Baker Hughes Inc. BHI 1.80 %. The number of U.S.
UPDATE 1-US oil drillers add rigs for the 6th week in a row -Baker Hughes  Reuters
Weekly US Oil And Natural Gas Rig Count Down By 8 To 877  The Courier
'Angry Birds' Developer Layoffs No Surprise In Volatile Mobile Industry
Angry-Birds-2-Rovio Angry Birds 2 maker Rovio laid off 260 employees Wednesday. That's one third of its total workforce, and follows 130 job cuts in 2014.
Angry Birds maker's float seen less likely despite mobile games growth  Channel News Asia
Angry Birds lay offs  Dispatch Times
UPDATE 3-Scotiabank energy-sector bad loans climb; profit tops estimates
(Adds CFO comments, updates shares). By John Tilak. TORONTO Aug 28 (Reuters) - Bank of Nova Scotia, which reported a quarterly profit that beat market expectations on Friday, said bad loans in the energy sector climbed as the oil price selloff took a toll.
Scotiabank sees gains in international operations profit  The Globe and Mail (subscription)
Upbeat Scotiabank hikes dividend  Toronto Star
NYC's Taxis Finally Launch an App to Compete With Uber
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NYC taxis to compete with Uber  CNET
NYC Taxis Make A Move To Beat Uber At Its Own Game  Daily Caller
Drone spots Benedictine monk relaxing atop a wind turbine
PORTSMOUTH, R.I. -- A Benedictine monk who works at a private Rhode Island school has discovered that finding solitude is no easy feat, even 175 feet in the air.
SEE IT: Drone films monk sunbathing on top of Rhode Island wind turbine  New York Daily News
Drones spots Benedictine monk relaxing atop a wind turbine  Stuff.co.nz