Posts Tagged ‘PAID’

Dramatic New Video Shows North Korean Escape

Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017

North Korea violated the armistice that ended the Korean War when its border guards, while pursuing a soldier who was defecting to the South last week, crossed the line separating the two Koreas and fired across the border, a U.S.-led investigation found.

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U.S. Navy Plane Crashes Into Sea Near Japan

Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017

A U.S. Navy aircraft carrying 11 crew and passengers crashed into the sea south of Japan‘s main islands on Wednesday. The Navy said a rescue operation was under way and provided no details on casualties.

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Why Investors Should Be Pleased to See Chinese Interest Rates Rise

Tuesday, November 21st, 2017

There are encouraging signs that Beijing is allowing the cost of credit to be driven more by market forces.

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Truck Bomb Kills At Least 17 in Northern Iraq

Tuesday, November 21st, 2017

An Islamic State truck bomb exploded near a busy vegetable market in northern Iraq, killing at least 17 people and demonstrating the group’s ability to strike despite losing nearly all of its territory in the country.

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Prime Minister Hariri Returns to Lebanon

Tuesday, November 21st, 2017

Prime Minister Saad Hariri returned to Lebanon for the first time since he resigned more than two weeks ago during a trip to Saudi Arabia, triggering a crisis that thrust his fractious country into the center of a regional power struggle between the Saudis and Iran.

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U.S. Says Airstrike Kills Militants in Somalia

Tuesday, November 21st, 2017

The U.S. military said it conducted an airstrike in Somalia that killed more than 100 militants linked to al Qaeda-affiliated al-Shabaab.

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Clearer Skies Aid Search for Missing Argentine Submarine

Tuesday, November 21st, 2017

Giant waves subsided off the coast of Argentina and stormy skies cleared, making it easier for search-and-rescue crews trying to locate a missing Argentine submarine and its 44 crew members.

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State Department Defends Tillerson on Child-Soldiers Decision

Tuesday, November 21st, 2017

The department said Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s decision to exclude Iraq, Afghanistan and Myanmar from a list of countries cited for recruiting and using child soldiers, against the recommendations of top officials, was made after a thorough legal review.

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Conditions Worsen in Rebel-Held Damascus Suburb Under Siege

Tuesday, November 21st, 2017

Dozens of people have been killed in airstrikes on the besieged, rebel-held Damascus suburb of Eastern Ghouta since the Syrian regime launched a new offensive a week ago, and others are dying from malnutrition and lack of medicine, according to doctors and emergency responders.

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U.S. Follows North Korean Terror Designation With New Sanctions

Tuesday, November 21st, 2017

The Trump administration imposed an additional set of sanctions against North Korea on Tuesday, a day after announcing that Pyongyang was being placed back onto the U.S. list of state sponsors of terrorism.

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Tech Rally Goes Global, Powering Stock Indexes to Fresh Records

Tuesday, November 21st, 2017

Shares in technology companies are outpacing other sectors this year by the widest margin since the height of the dot-com era, with a handful of key players dictating how markets are performing around the world.

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Trump Calls AT&T-Time Warner Deal ‘Not Good for the Country’

Tuesday, November 21st, 2017

President Donald Trump said AT&T’s takeover of Time Warner wouldn’t be good for the country, weighing in on the $85 billion transaction the day after the Justice Department filed a lawsuit to block it.

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Disney Animation Chief to Take Leave After Apologizing

Tuesday, November 21st, 2017

John Lasseter is taking a six-month leave of absence from the senior creative post at Walt Disney Co.’s animation operations, he told staff in an email that cited unspecified “missteps” on his part, including making some personnel feel “disrespected and uncomfortable.”

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Uber Reveals Data Breach and Cover-up, Leading to Two Firings

Tuesday, November 21st, 2017

Uber Technologies on Tuesday revealed it paid hackers $100,000 in an effort to conceal a data breach affecting 57 million accounts last year.

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Akzo Nobel, Axalta Coating Systems Abandon Merger Talks

Tuesday, November 21st, 2017

Akzo Nobel and U.S. rival Axalta Coating Systems said they abandoned talks to merge after failing to agree on terms for the proposed tie-up.

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Meg Whitman to Step Down as Hewlett Packard Enterprise CEO

Tuesday, November 21st, 2017

Meg Whitman will step down as chief executive of Hewlett Packard Enterprise early next year, the company said Tuesday.

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‘Savage Kingdom: Uprising’ Review: The King of the Jungle’s Human Side

Tuesday, November 21st, 2017

Projecting people-style emotions onto big cats makes for wild drama in this Nat Geo Wild series.

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New Human Remains Found as U.S. Presses Niger Ambush Probe

Tuesday, November 21st, 2017

The U.S. military said it has found additional human remains belonging to one of four soldiers killed during an ambush last month in Niger.

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‘Good Progress’ In Nafta Talks

Tuesday, November 21st, 2017

Negotiators working to redraw Nafta said they made “good progress” at talks this week, even though big gaps remain between the U.S., Mexico and Canada over the Trump administration’s broader vision for overhauling the pact.

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Mueller Probes Jared Kushner’s Contacts With Foreign Leaders

Tuesday, November 21st, 2017

Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigators are asking questions about White House senior adviser Jared Kushner’s interactions with foreign leaders during the presidential transition and what role he may have played in firing former FBI Director James Comey.

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HP Inc. Earnings: What to Watch

Tuesday, November 21st, 2017

HP Inc. is scheduled to report fiscal fourth-quarter results on Tuesday after the market closes. Here is what you need to know.

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Under Armour Footwear Chief Peter Ruppe to Depart

Tuesday, November 21st, 2017

The head of Under Armour Inc.’s footwear business is leaving, the latest in a series of senior executive departures as the sportswear company struggles with slowing sales of its apparel and sneakers.

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CBS, PBS Sever Ties With Charlie Rose

Tuesday, November 21st, 2017

CBS fired veteran broadcast journalist Charlie Rose after reports of allegations of sexual harassment that the media company called “extremely disturbing and intolerable.”

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Meet the Antitrust Chief Heading Up AT&T-Time Warner Lawsuit

Tuesday, November 21st, 2017

The Justice Department’s new antitrust chief, Makan Delrahim, needed just seven weeks to land himself in the middle of the biggest antitrust case in 20 years.

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U.S. Recommends Tariffs of Up to 50% on Washing-Machine Imports

Tuesday, November 21st, 2017

Federal trade regulators have recommended that the Trump administration impose big tariffs on imported washing machines to protect Whirlpool Corp. and other U.S. manufacturers.

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China’s Former Internet Czar Comes Under Investigation for Corruption

Tuesday, November 21st, 2017

Lu Wei, a propaganda officer for China’s Communist Party who in recent years personified its effort to shape the global internet, became the first major political figure to come under corruption scrutiny since President Xi Jinping’s second term began last month.

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Merkel’s Embattled Ex-Partner Could Determine German Chancellor’s Fate

Tuesday, November 21st, 2017

The fate of German Chancellor Angela Merkel, reeling from the collapse of coalition talks, could hinge on the center-left Social Democratic Party, which has shed almost half its voters and lost every single general election over the past 15 years.

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Auditor Slams Canadian Government for Public Pay Woes

Tuesday, November 21st, 2017

Since early last year, more than half of the Canadian government’s employees have either been overpaid, underpaid or not paid at all due to flaws in a new payroll system, auditors said Tuesday.

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Bull Market Has Long Memory of Bearish Times

Tuesday, November 21st, 2017

The dark days of the global financial crisis cast a long shadow over a key stock-market measure.

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Hold the Confetti for Biotech Stocks

Tuesday, November 21st, 2017

Strong biotech index performance masks investor disappointment.

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