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Splinter’s “Billionaire’s Inbox” offers a look at how “the other half” lives, and its most recent dive is quite the eye-opener. The news outlet got its hands on what the New York Times calls “a cache of racist emails” both sent and received by Joe Ricketts, whose family owns the…
Canada’s (now former) ambassador to China lost the job amid the ongoing extradition case involving Huawei exec Meng Wanzhou . The US says Wanzhou, the Chinese telecoms giant’s CFO, violated sanctions against Iran and is seeking her extradition; she was arrested in Canada in December, at the request of the US,…
The Trump administration’s new special envoy on the Venezuelan political crisis is well known in Latin American circles — from his guilty plea for withholding information about the Iran-Contra affair to his attempt to discredit accounts of the massacre of nearly 1,000 people by a US-trained military battalion in El Salvador.
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The New Orleans Saints are probably still smarting over what has been called ” the worst no-call in NFL history “—and their fans definitely are. Two of those fans, season ticket holders Tommy Badeaux and Candis Lambert, have filed a lawsuit the AP calls “the legal equivalent of a Hail Mary…
A controversial form of financing for environmentally friendly home improvements in California has plunged after reform legislation kicked in.
So-called PACE loans grew in recent years as a way to pay for solar panels and energy-efficient air conditioners. Homeowners in the state took out more…
Facebook Inc.’s head of communications and policy said in a blog post he is responsible for hiring a controversial public relations firm that targeted the company’s critics.
Elliot Schrage, who said in June he would leave the company but is still working, said Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg and…
Courtney Stodden says she’d ‘rather go naked than wear Victoria’s Secret’ after exec’s controversial commentsNovember 17, 2018 | dailybusinessnews
The 24-year-old model poses nude to protest Victoria’s Secret.
A popular South Korean boy band was set to appear on one of Japan’s biggest TV stations this week, but that appearance has been canceled due to a clothing choice one of its members may have made. Per the Guardian and CNN , K-pop group BTS was scheduled to be on…
California’s Democratic Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom topped off his gubernatorial win Tuesday night with a wild victory party at a Los Angeles nightclub, which included rapper and activist Common as the Governor-Elect’s opening act.
The EPA extended by two years its approval of XtendiMax, a version of the herbicide dicamba made by Bayer, which some farmers and researchers have blamed for damaging millions of acres of crops.
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