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Personnel records out for Minnesota officer who shot woman

Personnel records out for Minnesota officer who shot woman

Finance July 25, 2017 at 2:51 am 0 comments

MINNEAPOLIS — The personnel records for a Minneapolis police officer who fatally shot an Australian woman were released Monday, providing some detail about the training courses the officer took but no insight into his performance on the job.

The records …

Texas’s lt. governor blames San Antonio deaths on sanctuary cities

Texas’s lt. governor blames San Antonio deaths on sanctuary cities

Finance July 24, 2017 at 11:14 pm 0 comments

SAN ANTONIO — Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick condemned sanctuary cities after at least 39 people — a number of them dead — were found packed into a sweltering trailer in San Antonio.

The Republican said the victims, who authorities …

WhatsApp is being targeted by China’s censors, experts say

WhatsApp is being targeted by China’s censors, experts say

Finance July 20, 2017 at 5:19 pm 0 comments

China’s censors are finally catching up to WhatsApp.

Unlike most Western media platforms, including its parent company Facebook (FB, Tech30), the popular encrypted messaging app had managed to escape the attention of Chinese officials. Now it’s firmly on their radar.…

Holidaymaker, 28, at five-star hotel hit with £25,000 bill after falsely claiming she had suffered food poisoning

Holidaymaker, 28, at five-star hotel hit with £25,000 bill after falsely claiming she had suffered food poisoning

Finance July 19, 2017 at 11:10 am 0 comments

A 28-year-old holidaymaker from Wales has been ordered to pay £25,000 to Thomson, after a court found that she lied about getting sick to claim compensation.

The case, revealed today by Money Mail, serves as a serious warning to Britons …

Wells Fargo strips CEO and 7 top execs of 2016 bonuses

Wells Fargo strips CEO and 7 top execs of 2016 bonuses

Finance July 4, 2017 at 8:10 pm 0 comments

Fmr. Wells Fargo managers: the pressure was unbearable

The leaders of Wells Fargo just took a big pay hit due to the bank’s fake account scandal.

Wells Fargo’s board of directors has stripped CEO Tim Sloan and seven of his …

Robots will always beat star fund managers: How Warren Buffet is set to cash on incredible £1m bet he made against his own profession

Robots will always beat star fund managers: How Warren Buffet is set to cash on incredible £1m bet he made against his own profession

Finance July 2, 2017 at 2:06 pm 0 comments

Warren Buffett is quite possibly the world’s greatest ever investor. He has turned a $1,000 investment into more than $13.8 million since he took over the Berkshire Hathaway investment company in 1964.

That’s a stonking average annual return of 19 …

Sean Spicer wrongly claims Fox reporter’s phones were ‘tapped’

Sean Spicer wrongly claims Fox reporter’s phones were ‘tapped’

Finance July 2, 2017 at 4:41 am 0 comments

White House press secretary Sean Spicer wrongly claimed Wednesday that a Fox News reporter had his phones tapped while Barack Obama was president.

"James Rosen had his phone, multiple phones tapped," Spicer said at the daily press briefing. The comment …

Hedge fund vultures bet £336m that Ocado shares will plummet: Online grocer shorted as rumours of Amazon takeover wane

Hedge fund vultures bet £336m that Ocado shares will plummet: Online grocer shorted as rumours of Amazon takeover wane

Finance July 1, 2017 at 1:49 am 0 comments

Vulture investors are betting £336million that Ocado will crash and burn with its bid to go global.

Hedge funds are short selling 18.4 per cent of the online grocery company’s shares – the second-highest percentage of any firm on the …

SCUPPERED! 100 British boats laid up and thousands of jobs lost as cheap Indian ships win North Sea battle

SCUPPERED! 100 British boats laid up and thousands of jobs lost as cheap Indian ships win North Sea battle

Finance June 30, 2017 at 7:49 am 0 comments

The British shipping industry is being trounced by low-cost Indian rivals in a war for business in the North Sea.

More than 100 vessels are idle in docks, and thousands of jobs lost, after shipping giants were undercut by foreign …

Kendall and Kylie Jenner Issue Apology for Superimposing Their Faces on Vintage Shirts of Biggie, Tupac and More

Kendall and Kylie Jenner Issue Apology for Superimposing Their Faces on Vintage Shirts of Biggie, Tupac and More

Finance June 30, 2017 at 4:52 am 0 comments

Kendall Jenner and Kylie Jenner found themselves in hot water today after the latest release of their clothing line.

The reality star sisters superimposed photos of themselves across vintage music t-shirts featuring icons like Notorious B.I.G., Tupac, Pink