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Uber just threw down the gauntlet to New York City’s mayor

Uber just threw down the gauntlet to New York City’s mayor

  Uber has an offer for New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio: Let’s talk. In a letter to de Blasio, Uber NYC general Manager Josh… Read More ›

Teenager controls HIV infection without drugs for more than 12 years

Teenager controls HIV infection without drugs for more than 12 years

  A French teenager infected at birth with HIV has shown the ability to control levels of the infection in her body — without being… Read More ›

One-time aide to China’s ex-president accused of corruption, report says

One-time aide to China’s ex-president accused of corruption, report says

  Chinese authorities have arrested a former top official in a corruption investigation after expelling him from the ruling Communist Party, state-run Xinhua news agency… Read More ›

US lawmakers rail against ‘inappropriate’ UN vote on Iran deal

US lawmakers rail against ‘inappropriate’ UN vote on Iran deal

Legislators from both parties disappointed that administration endorsed Security Council resolution before Congress reviews controversial accord   WASHINGTON — A powerful US senator leading the… Read More ›

John Kerry, who knows something about having his war record attacked, savages Donald Trump

John Kerry, who knows something about having his war record attacked, savages Donald Trump

  Secretary of State John Kerry came to the defense late Saturday night of Sen. John McCain (R-Arizona), whose combat record had come under fire… Read More ›

Gold just got destroyed

Gold just got destroyed

It’s Monday, Japanese markets are closed and the gold price has just suffered a mini “flash crash”. At 11.25am AEST the spot price suddenly tumbled… Read More ›

Barclays is reportedly planning to cut more than 30,000 jobs

Barclays is reportedly planning to cut more than 30,000 jobs

  (Reuters) – Barclays Plc plans to cut more than 30,000 jobs within two years after firing Chief Executive Antony Jenkins this month, The Times… Read More ›

Berlin – Merkel Defends Frank Talk That Brought Girl To Tears

Berlin – Merkel Defends Frank Talk That Brought Girl To Tears

  Berlin –  Chancellor Angela Merkel is defending her frank talk with a Palestinian refugee that brought the girl to tears — and has found… Read More ›

Sanliurfa, Turkey – In An IS Training Camp, Children Told: Behead The Doll

Sanliurfa, Turkey – In An IS Training Camp, Children Told: Behead The Doll

  Sanliurfa, Turkey – The children were each given a doll and a sword. Then they were lined up, more than 120 of them, and… Read More ›

Alex Rocco, mobster Moe Greene in ‘The Godfather,’ dies at 79

Alex Rocco, mobster Moe Greene in ‘The Godfather,’ dies at 79

Alex Rocco, the veteran tough-guy character actor with the gravelly voice best known for playing mobster and Las Vegas casino owner Moe Greene in “The… Read More ›

FIFA scandal: Jeffrey Webb pleads not guilty in New York

FIFA scandal: Jeffrey Webb pleads not guilty in New York

  New York – Former FIFA vice president Jeffrey Webb pleaded not guilty Saturday to federal racketeering and bribery charges in connection with a massive corruption… Read More ›

Surfer Mick Fanning escapes shark attack

Surfer Mick Fanning escapes shark attack

A surfing competition in South Africa was canceled Sunday after professional surfer Mick Fanningescaped a shark attack in the opening minutes of the final heat.… Read More ›

Iran deal will save Assad

Iran deal will save Assad

Analysis: The world powers’ agreement with the Islamic Republic promises the Syrian president that his ally will continue to support him and fund the military… Read More ›

The Iranian general who will remain in America’s crosshairs

The Iranian general who will remain in America’s crosshairs

Sanctions against two Iranian nuclear scientists, who were reportedly Mossad targets, will be removed in eight years, but the US will continue to punish Quds… Read More ›

Ted Cruz says he won’t ‘go into the gutter’ to criticize Donald Trump

Ted Cruz says he won’t ‘go into the gutter’ to criticize Donald Trump

  Criticism of real estate mogul-turned-presidential candidate Donald Trump has been swift and boisterous of late, thanks to Trump’s fiery statements labeling some Mexican immigrants as… Read More ›

Home movie shows Queen Elizabeth performing Nazi salute as a child

Home movie shows Queen Elizabeth performing Nazi salute as a child

Buckingham Palace is none too happy after the Sun tabloid published a snippet from a 1933 home movie that shows Queen Elizabeth performing a Nazi… Read More ›

How the most powerful female hedge fund manager sees trading changing in the next 10 years

How the most powerful female hedge fund manager sees trading changing in the next 10 years

  Leda Braga, 48, is considered the most powerful female hedge fund manager in the world. In January, she launched her fund, Systematica Investments, a computer-driven… Read More ›

Albany, NY – Report: Following KJ Veto, Cuomo Receives Payments From Wealthy KJ Developer

Albany, NY – Report: Following KJ Veto, Cuomo Receives Payments From Wealthy KJ Developer

  Albany, NY – Governor Cuomo’s ties to a wealthy Kiryas Joel developer has both legislators and good government groups questioning Cuomo’s decision to veto… Read More ›

Ames, IA – Trump Slams War Veteran John McCain: ‘I Like People Who Weren’t Captured’

Ames, IA – Trump Slams War Veteran John McCain: ‘I Like People Who Weren’t Captured’

  Ames, IA – Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump criticized Sen. John McCain’s military record at a conservative forum Saturday, saying the party’s 2008 nominee… Read More ›

New York, NY – A Man, His Kids, And A Phalanx Of Security: Obama In Manhattan

New York, NY – A Man, His Kids, And A Phalanx Of Security: Obama In Manhattan

  Manhattan, NY – Helicopters whirling overhead, a phalanx of New York police officers on scooters to shoo away tourists, and about 50 anxious Secret… Read More ›