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AllAfrica.com
Factsheet On President Muhammadu Buhari's First Year in OfficeThe relocation of the Nigerian Military Command Centre to Maiduguri, since May
Factsheet On President Muhammadu Buhari's First Year in Office
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
The relocation of the Nigerian Military Command Centre to Maiduguri, since May 2015, contributed to the success in the fight against insurgency in the North Eastern part of the country. -As at February 2016, the total number of persons rescued by... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Ivy Leaguers keep grip on Colombia economy as drug chaos spreadsgang shut down an entire region of northern Colombia, torching cars that defied
Ivy Leaguers keep grip on Colombia economy as drug chaos spreads
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 hours ago
gang shut down an entire region of northern Colombia, torching cars that defied its orders to stay off the highways. Police officers were assassinated and a truck driver was murdered. In what might as well be a parallel universe, the country's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Presidency Lists Buhari's '75 Achievements' After First Year in OfficeBuhari's "achievements" in the last 12 months, ahead of tomorrow's (Sunday) mar
Presidency Lists Buhari's '75 Achievements' After First Year in Office
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Buhari's "achievements" in the last 12 months, ahead of tomorrow's (Sunday) marking of the administration's first year in office. The list as published by the News Agency of Nigeria contains the following: The relocation of the Nigerian Military... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Climate Change Citied Among Factors Impacting Stability in SahelAfrica, senior UN officials stressed that climate change plays a direct role in
Climate Change Citied Among Factors Impacting Stability in Sahel
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Africa, senior UN officials stressed that climate change plays a direct role in the region's security, development and stability by increasing drought and fuelling conflict. Speaking via videoconference from Niger, the Special... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer unveils $822 million budget$822 million budget proposal helps fund the westward expansion of Waterfront Pa
Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer unveils $822 million budget
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 3 days ago
$822 million budget proposal helps fund the westward expansion of Waterfront Park, a new eastern Jefferson County library and upgrades at Louisville Slugger Field. It invests in a grant program for businesses that want to install “cool roofs”... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
3 journalists go missing in ColombiaFirst, Spanish journalist Salud Hernandez went missing while working on a story
3 journalists go missing in Colombia
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 3 days ago
First, Spanish journalist Salud Hernandez went missing while working on a story in Catatumbo, a remote region in northern Colombia with a heavy guerrilla and organized crime presence. Then Colombian TV network RCN said two of its journalists,... Read more
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My EastText
3 journalists go missing in ColombiaFirst, Spanish journalist Salud Hernandez went missing while working on a story
3 journalists go missing in Colombia
My EastText / Posted 3 days ago
First, Spanish journalist Salud Hernandez went missing while working on a story in Catatumbo, a remote region in northern Colombia with a heavy guerrilla and organized crime presence. Then Colombian TV network RCN said two of its journalists,... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
3 journalists go missing in ColombiaFirst, Spanish journalist Salud Hernandez went missing while working on a story
3 journalists go missing in Colombia
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 3 days ago
First, Spanish journalist Salud Hernandez went missing while working on a story in Catatumbo, a remote region in northern Colombia with a heavy guerrilla and organized crime presence. Then Colombian TV network RCN said two of its journalists,... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
3 journalists go missing in ColombiaFirst, Spanish journalist Salud Hernandez went missing while working on a story
3 journalists go missing in Colombia
KTXS Abilene / Posted 3 days ago
First, Spanish journalist Salud Hernandez went missing while working on a story in Catatumbo, a remote region in northern Colombia with a heavy guerrilla and organized crime presence. Then Colombian TV network RCN said two of its journalists,... Read more
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KECI Missoula
3 journalists go missing in ColombiaFirst, Spanish journalist Salud Hernandez went missing while working on a story
3 journalists go missing in Colombia
KECI Missoula / Posted 3 days ago
First, Spanish journalist Salud Hernandez went missing while working on a story in Catatumbo, a remote region in northern Colombia with a heavy guerrilla and organized crime presence. Then Colombian TV network RCN said two of its journalists,... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
3 journalists go missing in ColombiaFirst, Spanish journalist Salud Hernandez went missing while working on a story
3 journalists go missing in Colombia
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 3 days ago
First, Spanish journalist Salud Hernandez went missing while working on a story in Catatumbo, a remote region in northern Colombia with a heavy guerrilla and organized crime presence. Then Colombian TV network RCN said two of its journalists,... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
3 journalists go missing in ColombiaFirst, Spanish journalist Salud Hernandez went missing while working on a story
3 journalists go missing in Colombia
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 3 days ago
First, Spanish journalist Salud Hernandez went missing while working on a story in Catatumbo, a remote region in northern Colombia with a heavy guerrilla and organized crime presence. Then Colombian TV network RCN said two of its journalists,... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
3 journalists disappear in Colombia within days(CNN) - First, Spanish journalist Salud Hernandez went missing while working on
3 journalists disappear in Colombia within days
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 3 days ago
(CNN) - First, Spanish journalist Salud Hernandez went missing while working on a story in Catatumbo, a remote region in northern Colombia with a heavy guerrilla and organized crime presence. Then Colombian TV network RCN said two of its... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
3 journalists go missing in ColombiaFirst, Spanish journalist Salud Hernandez went missing while working on a story
3 journalists go missing in Colombia
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 3 days ago
First, Spanish journalist Salud Hernandez went missing while working on a story in Catatumbo, a remote region in northern Colombia with a heavy guerrilla and organized crime presence. Then Colombian TV network RCN said two of its journalists,... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
3 journalists go missing in Colombia | News - Home Heavy organized crime presence in area of disappearance By Na
3 journalists go missing in Colombia
KTVZ Bend / Posted 3 days ago
| News - Home Heavy organized crime presence in area of disappearance By Natalie Gallón and Rafael Romo CNN First, Spanish journalist Salud Hernandez went missing while... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
3 journalists go missing in ColombiaFirst, Spanish journalist Salud Hernandez went missing while working on a story
3 journalists go missing in Colombia
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 3 days ago
First, Spanish journalist Salud Hernandez went missing while working on a story in Catatumbo, a remote region in northern Colombia with a heavy guerrilla and organized crime presence. Then Colombian TV network RCN said two of its journalists,... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
3 journalists go missing in ColombiaFirst, Spanish journalist Salud Hernandez went missing while working on a story
3 journalists go missing in Colombia
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 3 days ago
First, Spanish journalist Salud Hernandez went missing while working on a story in Catatumbo, a remote region in northern Colombia with a heavy guerrilla and organized crime presence. Then Colombian TV network RCN said two of its journalists,... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
3 journalists go missing in ColombiaFirst, Spanish journalist Salud Hernandez went missing while working on a story
3 journalists go missing in Colombia
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 3 days ago
First, Spanish journalist Salud Hernandez went missing while working on a story in Catatumbo, a remote region in northern Colombia with a heavy guerrilla and organized crime presence. Then Colombian TV network RCN said two of its journalists,... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
3 journalists go missing in ColombiaFirst, Spanish journalist Salud Hernandez went missing while working on a story
3 journalists go missing in Colombia
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 3 days ago
First, Spanish journalist Salud Hernandez went missing while working on a story in Catatumbo, a remote region in northern Colombia with a heavy guerrilla and organized crime presence. Then Colombian TV network RCN said two of its journalists,... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
A Dangerous Road To Ghana’s Gun Democracyrelations. This is no apocalyptic augury. Rather, it is a speculative conclus
A Dangerous Road To Ghana’s Gun Democracy
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 5 days ago
relations. This is no apocalyptic augury. Rather, it is a speculative conclusion borne out of statistical, anecdotal, and sociological actualities. This is not surprising given Ghana as a lawless country with many laws. There is a school of... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
Political - HeadlineSanders campaign requests Kentucky vote recanvassSanders campaign requests Kent
Political - Headline
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 5 days ago
Sanders campaign requests Kentucky vote recanvassSanders campaign requests Kentucky vote recanvass Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign is requesting a recanvass in Kentucky's presidential primary, where he trails Hillary Clinton by less than... Read more
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The New Yorker
The Great Swiss Bank HeistA few days before Christmas in 2008, Hervé Falciani was in a meeting at his off
The Great Swiss Bank Heist
The New Yorker / Posted 7 days ago
A few days before Christmas in 2008, Hervé Falciani was in a meeting at his office, in Geneva, when a team of police officers arrived to arrest him. Falciani, who was thirty-six, worked for H.S.B.C., then the largest bank in the world. He was on the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Mutharika's SONA SpeechMr. Speaker, Sir, I am pleased to deliver this morning the State of the Nation
President Mutharika's SONA Speech
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Mr. Speaker, Sir, I am pleased to deliver this morning the State of the Nation Address to this august House, and to officially open the 2016/2017 Budget Meeting. Before I proceed, allow me, Mr. Speaker, Sir, to convey my deepest condolences to the... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Sanders and Class Struggle in the Democratic PartyTRNN: Welcome to the Real News Network. I’m Paul Jay. On Tuesday, Hillary Clin
Sanders and Class Struggle in the Democratic Party
Naked Capitalism / Posted 10 days ago
TRNN: Welcome to the Real News Network. I’m Paul Jay. On Tuesday, Hillary Clinton won the Kentucky primary. Bernie Sanders won Oregon. It doesn’t really fundamentally change the pledged delegate votes. Clinton is still significantly ahead,... Read more
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KWGN Denver
28 indicted in ‘prolific’ burglary ring caseDENVER — A Denver Grand Jury has returned a 139-count indictment against 28 peo
28 indicted in ‘prolific’ burglary ring case
KWGN Denver / Posted 10 days ago
DENVER — A Denver Grand Jury has returned a 139-count indictment against 28 people accused of taking part in a prolific burglary ring that victimized more than 50 people in the last two years, according to the Denver District Attorney’s... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
28 indicted in ‘prolific’ burglary ring caseDENVER — A Denver Grand Jury has returned a 139-count indictment against 28 peo
28 indicted in ‘prolific’ burglary ring case
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 10 days ago
DENVER — A Denver Grand Jury has returned a 139-count indictment against 28 people accused of taking part in a prolific burglary ring that victimized more than 50 people in the last two years, according to the Denver District Attorney’s... Read more
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The Hill
A new war on the horizon?The recent United Nations General Assembly Special Session on Drugs (UNGASS 201
A new war on the horizon?
The Hill / Posted 11 days ago
The recent United Nations General Assembly Special Session on Drugs (UNGASS 2016) ended up with both a bittersweet taste and a disturbing message for the global anti-prohibitionist movement. On the one hand, a potential and progressive reform of the... Read more
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NJ.com
Former Newark mayors share their life and times in the cityThe road to Newark for Kenneth Gibson and Sharpe James was as interesting and s
Former Newark mayors share their life and times in the city
NJ.com / Posted 12 days ago
The road to Newark for Kenneth Gibson and Sharpe James was as interesting and similar as the men who became the city's first and second African-American mayors. They were young boys, four years apart in age, when their families left the south, like... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Meet Mrs. P — one of the best-known Dallas women you’ve never heard offailing Southwest Center Mall in far southern Dallas. Pemberton had no authori
Meet Mrs. P — one of the best-known Dallas women you’ve never heard of
Dallas Morning News / Posted 13 days ago
failing Southwest Center Mall in far southern Dallas. Pemberton had no authority at the bankrupt mall that day in 2008. And the worker was just following orders since the mall had failed to pay its bills. But Pemberton pleaded while standing... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Debt Crisis and the Panama PapersEditor's Note "The loans from the Swiss bank Credit Suisse to the Mozambican s
Debt Crisis and the Panama Papers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
Editor's Note "The loans from the Swiss bank Credit Suisse to the Mozambican state companies EMATUM and Proindicus involved a gross conflict of interest, since the banker who organized the loans immediately afterwards went to work for the Lebanese... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Workers' Quest for Good Governancehas been the quest of Ethiopian workers from the period when the first rail way
Workers' Quest for Good Governance
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
has been the quest of Ethiopian workers from the period when the first rail way construction started. Workers have been demanding different human and other rights to be respected by their employers and taking different actions while they were... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
New Attorney General - Ingenious Mechanism to Shore Up Good GovernanceLately, the House of Peoples' Representatives (HPR) endorsed the Bill of the Of
New Attorney General - Ingenious Mechanism to Shore Up Good Governance
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
Lately, the House of Peoples' Representatives (HPR) endorsed the Bill of the Office of Attorney General (OAG), after hearing and mulling over valuable ideas from the Legal, Administration and Justice Affairs Standing Committee. The establishment of... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
The CA at 175: Reporting our own storyReporting our own story As lightning split the night sky and a chorus of storm
The CA at 175: Reporting our own story
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 15 days ago
Reporting our own story As lightning split the night sky and a chorus of storms echoed the turbulence of the times, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s baritone thundered through Mason Temple, exhorting striking sanitation workers to persevere in their... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Darrell Steinberg says he’s ‘all in’ to become Sacramento mayorDarrell Steinberg is trying to leave no doubt: he wants to be mayor of Sacramen
Darrell Steinberg says he’s ‘all in’ to become Sacramento mayor
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 15 days ago
Darrell Steinberg is trying to leave no doubt: he wants to be mayor of Sacramento and nothing else. The political veteran of more than 20 years is running his race like a fresh-faced first-timer, crisscrossing the city as he chats with residents in... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
The CA at 175: Reporting our own storyReporting our own story As lightning split the night sky and a chorus of storm
The CA at 175: Reporting our own story
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 15 days ago
Reporting our own story As lightning split the night sky and a chorus of storms echoed the turbulence of the times, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s baritone thundered through Mason Temple, exhorting striking sanitation workers to persevere in their... Read more
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iafrica.com
Venezuela mob burns thieves alivecrowd accused the two of thieving. They were among a growing number of people t
Venezuela mob burns thieves alive
iafrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
crowd accused the two of thieving. They were among a growing number of people targeted by mob justice as Venezuela's economic crisis boils over into desperation and violence. In a worsening economic and political situation, citizens are... Read more
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The Manila Times
Can Duterte unite and heal the nation?May 12, 2016 10:48 pm A people so sharply divided on the personal merits and f
Can Duterte unite and heal the nation?
The Manila Times / Posted 17 days ago
May 12, 2016 10:48 pm A people so sharply divided on the personal merits and fitness of Davao strongman Rodrigo Duterte are now called upon to come together as one nation under God and under incoming President... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Remarks At the U.S.-Nigeria Binational Commissionof State John Kerry meets President Muhammadu Buhari (file photo. Washington,
Remarks At the U.S.-Nigeria Binational Commission
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
of State John Kerry meets President Muhammadu Buhari (file photo. Washington, DC — SECRETARY KERRY: Well, good afternoon and hello, and welcome to the Treaty Room of the State Department. We don't have a treaty to sign today, but we're delighted... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Regional Course On Money Laundering Opens in BanjulA Regional Course on combating Money Laundering and other Financial Crimes yest
Regional Course On Money Laundering Opens in Banjul
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
A Regional Course on combating Money Laundering and other Financial Crimes yesterday, May 9, 2015 opened in Banjul. The course which is being organized by the West African Institute for Financial Management (WAIFEM) is expected to end on 13 May,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Warning Skies May 'Fall Silent,' UN Calls for End to Illegal Poaching and Trade of Migratory BirdsMillions of migratory birds are being lost each year as a result of illegal kil
Warning Skies May 'Fall Silent,' UN Calls for End to Illegal Poaching and Trade of Migratory Birds
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
Millions of migratory birds are being lost each year as a result of illegal killing, taking and trade, United Nations officials warned on World Migratory Bird Day, calling for concerted action to end the threats to migratory birds and urging everyone... Read more
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Pittsburgh City Paper
Bienvenidos a Pittsburgh: The growth of the city’s Latino community is contributing to the revitalization of the South Hillshas not really been considered a destination community. But on a recent Saturda
Bienvenidos a Pittsburgh: The growth of the city’s Latino community is contributing to the revitalization of the South Hills
Pittsburgh City Paper / Posted 19 days ago
has not really been considered a destination community. But on a recent Saturday, the streets were jammed with parked cars, and dozens of Pittsburghers took in Beechview’s second annual Cinco de Mayo festival. Throughout the day-long celebration,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why Embracing ICT for Development Requires IntegrityZanzibar — In understanding the functions of Information Communication Technolo
Why Embracing ICT for Development Requires Integrity
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
Zanzibar — In understanding the functions of Information Communication Technology (ICT), there are a couple of possible questions to ask. Can you for example, list and explain the consequences of ICT? What are the shortfalls in the ICT use? What... Read more
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New Kerala
Warning skies may 'fall silent,' UN calls for end to illegal poaching and trade of migratory birds - newkerala.com #61747New York, May 11 : Millions of migratory birds are being lost each year as a re
Warning skies may 'fall silent,' UN calls for end to illegal poaching and trade of migratory birds - newkerala.com #61747
New Kerala / Posted 19 days ago
New York, May 11 : Millions of migratory birds are being lost each year as a result of illegal killing, taking and trade, United Nations officials warned on World Migratory Bird Day, calling for concerted action to end the threats to migratory birds... Read more
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Raw Story
The rise of right-wing militants: ‘Patriot’ candidates are now getting elected in OregonThe Patriot Movement leader does not present as a crazed gun nut, nor as a blow
The rise of right-wing militants: ‘Patriot’ candidates are now getting elected in Oregon
Raw Story / Posted 19 days ago
The Patriot Movement leader does not present as a crazed gun nut, nor as a blowhard white supremacist. He’s genial, folksy, and matter-of-fact in laying out his views. But talk to him for long enough, and time and again the Patriot Movement leader... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
The rise of militias: Patriot candidates are now getting elected in OregonThe Patriot Movement leader does not present as a crazed gun nut, nor as a blow
The rise of militias: Patriot candidates are now getting elected in Oregon
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 20 days ago
The Patriot Movement leader does not present as a crazed gun nut, nor as a blowhard white supremacist. He’s genial, folksy, and matter-of-fact in laying out his views. But talk to him for long enough, and time and again the Patriot Movement leader... Read more
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Business Insurance
New York Fed feared Bangladesh-style cyber attacks— but judged the prospect unlikely, bank sources told Reuters. The Fed manager
New York Fed feared Bangladesh-style cyber attacks
Business Insurance / Posted 20 days ago
— but judged the prospect unlikely, bank sources told Reuters. The Fed managers worried that lax security procedures and outdated technology at some foreign central banks could allow cyber criminals to commandeer local computers and breach... Read more
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The Financial Express
Before massive Bangladesh heist, New York Fed feared such cyber attacks– but judged the prospect unlikely, bank sources told Reuters. The Fed manager
Before massive Bangladesh heist, New York Fed feared such cyber attacks
The Financial Express / Posted 20 days ago
– but judged the prospect unlikely, bank sources told Reuters. The Fed managers worried that lax security procedures and outdated technology at some foreign central banks could allow cyber-criminals to commandeer local computers and breach... Read more
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Market Watch
Why Teamsters pension cuts may run deeper after Feinberg’s rejection of Central States planhad not yet collapsed. While greeted with relief by 270,000 U.S. households tha
Why Teamsters pension cuts may run deeper after Feinberg’s rejection of Central States plan
Market Watch / Posted 20 days ago
had not yet collapsed. While greeted with relief by 270,000 U.S. households that faced drastic reductions in their living standards beginning in July, and who were the first Americans subjected to a new law ushered in with little public debate—or... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
PCCB Arraigns Four Senior Officials in Mpanda for 186 Million EmbezzlementMpanda — The country's anti-graft watchdog, the Prevention and Combating of Cor
PCCB Arraigns Four Senior Officials in Mpanda for 186 Million Embezzlement
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
Mpanda — The country's anti-graft watchdog, the Prevention and Combating of Corruption Bureau (PCCB), Katavi Region, has arraigned four senior officials of Mpanda District Council and a local civic contractor for allegedly embezzling over 186m /-,... Read more
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Salon.com
Two big, fat tax cheats: Donald and Hillary find common ground in screwing the American publicthe United States because American companies find it convenient to cut labor co
Two big, fat tax cheats: Donald and Hillary find common ground in screwing the American public
Salon.com / Posted 21 days ago
the United States because American companies find it convenient to cut labor costs by moving manufacturing abroad, the economic issue you’re hearing most about in this election season. But the stunning amount of money that continues to flow... Read more
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