EU adds 4 jurisdictions to its blacklist of tax havens
BRUSSELS - The European Union has added four countries and jurisdictions to its blacklist of tax havens. EU finance ministers decided to add the Cayman Islands, Palau, Panama...
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Activate this ‘bracelet of silence,' and Alexa can't eavesdrop
Microphones and cameras lurk everywhere. You may want to slip on some privacy armor.
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Hague court to rule in $50 billion Yukos arbitration case
THE HAGUE, Netherlands - A Dutch appeals court is ruling Tuesday on whether to reinstate an international arbitration panel's order for Russia to pay $50 billion in...
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China to grant tariff exemptions on additional US goods
The Chinese government announced on Tuesday it would allow importers to apply for new tariff exemptions on nearly 700 products from the United States, including agricultural...
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HSBC net profit falls 53%, bank to sell assets in overhaul
Europe's biggest bank has reported that its net profit fell 53% in 2019 to $6 billion. London-based HSBC, whose profit is mainly from Asia, said Tuesday that it plans to revamp...
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LAPD blocks busy Van Nuys intersection to investigate suspicious SUV
Los Angeles police blocked off a large section of Van Nuys around Sherman Way and Van Nuys Boulevard Monday night as they investigated a suspicious vehicle.
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China's closed: Palestinian traders fear losing a good deal
HEBRON, West Bank - The West Bank city of Hebron is separated from the epicenter of China's virus outbreak by more than 4,000 miles and a ring of Israeli checkpoints. But even...
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Karen Pence adds campaigning for Trump to busy to-do list
WASHINGTON - Karen Pence has no shortage of projects. The wife of Vice President Mike Pence promotes the healing power of art therapy and help for military spouses. She's into...
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Mexico attorney general says case of ex-oil chief ‘symbolic'
MEXICO CITY - Until recently, Mexico had done little to pursue corruption revealed by the investigation into Brazilian construction giant Odebrecht, which has ensnared...
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19-Year-Old In Fatal St. Paul Shooting Identified As Marcus Johnson
MINNEAPOLIS - Marcus Johnson had a passion for fashion, showcasing his style on social media. It slowly became his own business venture. “He just kind of made his own clothing...
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Jeff Bezos commits $10 billion to fight climate change
Grants to support scientists, activists, and nonprofits will start this summer, the Amazon CEO announced.
Kellye Nakahara Wallett of 'M*A*S*H' dies at age 72
Kellye Nakahara Wallett, an actress who played Lt. Nurse Kellye Yamato on “M*A*S*H,” has died.
Apple warns of 'iPhone supply shortages' because of new coronavirus outbreak
"These iPhone supply shortages will temporarily affect revenues worldwide," Apple said.
NASCAR's Joe Gibbs sorry for Daytona 500 celebration after Ryan Newman wreck
NASCAR owner Joe Gibbs apologized on Monday for his team's Daytona 500 celebration that took place just moments after a driver was involved in a fiery crash at the finish line...
Boy Scouts file for bankruptcy amid rash of sex abuse claims, declining...
The Boy Scouts of America filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Tuesday in an effort to keep operating while thousands of claims of sexual abuse by former members...
Newman has non-life-threatening injuries after Daytona crash
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - Ryan Newman was involved in a ghastly crash on the final lap of the Daytona 500 on Monday night, hospitalizing him with non-life-threatening injuries...
Lightning top Avs in OT for franchise-best 11th straight win
DENVER - Nikita Kucherov stole the puck from Nathan MacKinnon and scored 3:03 into overtime, sending the Tampa Bay Lightning to a franchise-record 11th straight win, 4-3 over...
Hospital director dies in Wuhan; death toll from coronavirus outbreak tops 1,800
Bomb kills Pakistani policeman assigned to anti-polio team
PESHAWAR, Pakistan - A roadside bombing targeted a police vehicle in northwestern Pakistan on Tuesday, killing a policeman and wounding three others, officials said. The police...
Toxic gas leak kills 4 more people in coastal Karachi area
KARACHI, Pakistan - A toxic gas leak killed four more people in Pakistan's southern port city of Karachi, police said Tuesday, bringing the death toll so far to nine in the...