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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 09:24:22 GMT
British Jihadist becomes world's most wanted man after beheading U.S. journalist - A British jihadist named John has become the world's most wanted man after the beheading of the United States journalist James Foley. According to the Mirror, the jihadist is said to be an educated man from London's East End. There were claims that .

Sat, 16 Aug 2014 11:32:55 GMT
In The World Stock Market, US Stocks Look Safest - Business Insider Australia
Business sentiment is already on edge in Germany as Europe's largest economy deals with reduced trade with Russia. An index of Russian equities <.MCX has dropped 6 per cent for the year so far. Against that backdrop, U.S. stocks – backed by earnings . .

Fri, 15 Aug 2014 23:10:36 GMT
Chocolates, Arsenal and Warren Buffett: the 10 priciest stocks in the world - Sydney Morning Herald
While the investment world fixates on Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway stock cracking $US200,000 per share for the first time, there are some other listed company where you'd get little change for that kind of money. Take US-based Bactolac . .

Sat, 23 Aug 2014 14:03:11 GMT
Ledecky smashes world record, Phelps wins - Business Insider
American wonder teen Ledecky set the first world record of the Gold Coast meet, shaving almost half a second off the 400-metres freestyle mark she set at this month's US Championships. The 17-year-old schoolgirl clocked three minutes 58.37 seconds to . .

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:02:15 GMT
New Zealand HeraldThey worry that Beijing has exploited a US foreign policy vacuum, grabbing pole position on a dynamic continent the Economist predicts will host seven out of 10 of the world's fastest growing economies this decade. . Bad news from Africa is a . .

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 20:09:13 GMT
Chinese ships recently participated for the first time in the U.S.-sponsored Rim of the Pacific naval exercises, the world's largest. U.S. officials say they hope the increasing contacts will help avoid misunderstandings as they operate in closer . .

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 15:29:21 GMT
Fed up with shrinking sales, McDonald's replaces head of its US business - After urging Wall Street earlier this year to give it a full year to fix that, the CEO of the world's biggest restaurant chain is turning to an alumnus to revive its U.S. business, where the company has struggled with more intense breakfast competition .

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 05:21:39 GMT
Despite lip service, Silicon Valley venture capital still a man's world - The numbers compare to 15 percent of executive officers at Fortune 500 companies, 24 percent of tenured faculty at U.S. business schools, and 20 percent of the U.S. Senate - all areas that have shown gains for gender parity in recent years while . .

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 10:04:45 GMT
The New Digital Nomads—Run Your Business From Anywhere in the World - Yahoo Travel
“Online technology is the key to giving us this lifestyle,” Nalisha said, but learning to run the business on the road was the easy part. For some, accepting the idea and getting over fear can be the real challenge. “Mindset is everything,” she said .

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 14:33:21 GMT
At Jackson Hole, central bankers eye varying goals - Modesto Bee
"It just reflects different stages of the economic recovery in different parts of the world," said Stuart Hoffman, chief economist at PNC Financial Services Group. "The U.S. recovery is well ahead of recoveries in Europe and Japan." Sung Won Sohn, an .central bankers eye varying goalsgulfnews.comall 78 news articles .