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He wanted Jewish, liberal and not so tall. The dating service gave him some, not all. Then the Yelp war began

April 21, 2017 |

Daniel Levine paid $ 5,000 to the dating service Master Matchmakers to help him find true love. Now, instead of a soul mate, he has a sworn enemy in the form of the company’s chief executive, Steven Ward.

After speaking with them both, I’m not hopeful this relationship can be saved. But there are…


L.A. Times – Business

Ancient Human Ancestor Was One Tall Dude, Footprints Say

December 15, 2016 |

He stood a majestic 5-foot-5, weighed around 100 pounds, and maybe had a harem. That’s what scientists figure from the footprints he left behind some 3.7 million year ago, the AP reports. He’s evidently the tallest known member of the prehuman species best known for the fossil skeleton nicknamed…
Newser

She’s 55 Feet Tall, Nude, and Pretty Controversial

October 21, 2016 |

There have long been complaints about the lack of women in the tech industry. Now there’s a towering female figure, in a tech park across the bay from San Francisco, although not quite what some people had in mind. A 55-foot-tall statue of a nude woman unveiled this week in…
Newser

Asia drops as banking sector concerns smoulder, yen stands tall – Reuters

February 10, 2016 |

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Asia drops as banking sector concerns smoulder, yen stands tall
Reuters
TOKYO Asian stocks dipped early on Wednesday amid growing concerns about the health of the global banking sector, particularly in Europe, while the safe-haven yen stood near a 15-month high versus the dollar. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific …
Asia markets extend fall as ASX, Nikkei, STI sell offCNBC
Asia stocks down for 3rd day, Japan drops 2.4 percentWashington Post
Nikkei falls to lowest since Oct 2014 as stress in banking sector lingersGlobalPost
International Business Times –The Fiscal Times
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Business – Google News

Asia drops as banking sector concerns smoulder, yen stands tall

February 10, 2016 |

Pedestrians walk past an electronic board showing the graphs of the recent fluctuations of Japan's Nikkei average outside a brokerage in TokyoBy Shinichi Saoshiro TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian stocks dipped early on Wednesday amid growing concerns about the health of the global banking sector, particularly in Europe, while the safe-haven yen stood near a 15-month high versus the dollar. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan fell 0.7 percent. Japan's Nikkei , which sank more than 5 percent Tuesday, extended losses to hit a 16-month low.



Business News Headlines – Yahoo! News

Reality check: Barbie now tall, curvy and petite too

January 29, 2016 |

Barbie's Fashionista line will now feature four body types, have seven skin tones, 22 eye colors and 24 hairstylesBarbie, long the stereotypical blue-eyed blonde bombshell, has been given a makeover. The iconic doll will now be available in three new body types — tall, petite and curvy. The best-selling doll's manufacturer Mattel announced the new looks Thursday, ending a 56-year-old tradition of Barbie having just one physique: unrealistically perfect.



Yahoo News – Top Stories

Asia stocks subdued, euro and Aussie stand tall

June 3, 2015 |

A pedestrian is reflected in an electronic board showing the various stock prices outside a brokerage in TokyoBy Shinichi Saoshiro TOKYO (Reuters) – A spike in U.S. and German debt yields reduced the appetite for riskier assets to keep Asian share markets subdued on Wednesday, while the euro held gains made on upbeat euro zone inflation data and on hopes that Greece will reach a deal with creditors. The Australian dollar rallied after strong GDP data further cooled prospects of a near-term interest rate cut. Japan's Nikkei lost 0.3 percent and Australian shares shed 1.1 percent.



Business News Headlines – Yahoo! News

Asia crawls higher after upbeat U.S. data, dollar stands tall

March 27, 2015 |

Man walks past a stock quotation board outside a brokerage in TokyoAsian stocks crawled higher on Friday as upbeat U.S. economic data helped revive some risk appetite lost following air strikes on Houthi militants in Yemen, while the dollar rebounded. Crude oil prices were slightly lower on the dollar's bounce after surging overnight on the escalating conflict in Yemen.



Business News Headlines – Yahoo! News

Williams judged too quickly for his tall tales?

February 13, 2015 |

Williams judged too quickly for his tall tales?

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The once popular TV news anchor suddenly and swiftly fell from grace this week, but evidence suggests his mistakes aren’t quite so bad.Reason some are defending him

TMZ

Tall Man in ‘Phantasm’: ‘Memba Him?!

October 30, 2014 |

Angus Scrimm is best known for playing the strong and silent mortician named Tall Man — opposite A. Michael Baldwin — in the 1979 horror classic “Phantasm.” Guess what he looks like now!

TMZ.com