Euro slips after reports the ECB is concerned about exposure to Turkey
CNBC, 10 August at 09:56
The euro dropped sharply against the dollar on Friday morning, following reports that the European Central Bank (ECB) is concerned over the impact of a weak Turkish lira on European banks. The euro also fell 0.5 percent to trade at $1.146 in the early
ECB concerns grow over EU banks' Turkey exposure as lira slides
'We don't want your ghetto name'
NEWS.com.au, 16 August at 01:21
A JOBSEEKER got a rejection letter claiming she wouldn't be considered for a role because of her “ghetto name”. Josh Saunders. news.com.auAugust 16, 20187:02am. Video; Image. Video Player is loading. Play Video. Play. Mute. 0:00. /. 0:00. Loaded: 0%.
These are the highest-paying jobs in the US right now
The Boston Globe, 16 August at 01:17
For the fourth consecutive year, the technology sector boasted the highest-paying jobs in the US, according to an annual report from Glassdoor. Thirteen of the 25 highest-paying jobs this year were in tech, up from 11 in 2017, according to the report
Tesla whistleblower tweets details about allegedly flawed cars, scrapped parts
CNBC, 16 August at 01:09
Tesla whistleblower Martin Tripp is tweeting internal emails, photos and vehicle identification numbers that he says are evidence of flawed manufacturing practices at Tesla's battery factory, and product sold by Tesla that is imperfect, and could put
Michigan man pees in deli section of Kroger store, police say
Fox News, 16 August at 01:05
A Michigan man allegedly chose an unusual place to relieve himself on Sunday night. VIRGINIA GIRL'S LOVE OF DOLLS HELPS SAVE BABY WHEN AUNT UNEXPECTEDLY GIVES BIRTH IN BATHROOM. The 69-year-old Swartz Creek man, who has not ...
We Still Don't Know Whether Uber Is a Real Business
Bloomberg, 16 August at 00:42
In March, Uber will turn 10 years old. On paper, it's one of the world's most highly valued companies. Uber has become a verb for rides on demand, changed the transportation habits of millions and pushed changes in city planning around the world. But
Women receive job rejection emails saying employer doesn't consider candidates with 'ghetto' names
WCVB Boston, 16 August at 00:22
A St. Louis area woman's Facebook post is going viral after she said she was denied a job with a local company because of her "ghetto" name, but the company's CEO said they were hacked. Hermeisha Robinson posted to her page Monday that she applied ...
New Zealand Bans Home Sales To Most Foreigners: 'It's Not A Right, It's A Privilege'
NPR, 16 August at 00:21
Determined to combat New Zealand's lofty housing prices, the country's lawmakers have trained their aim at a distant target: the buyers beyond their borders. By a close vote Wednesday, the Parliament passed a law banning most non-resident foreigners
Report Finds Traces of a Controversial Herbicide in Cheerios and Quaker Oats
New York Times, 16 August at 00:13
An environmental research and advocacy group has found traces of a controversial herbicide in Cheerios, Quaker Oats and other breakfast foods that it says could increase cancer risk for children. The report comes amid longstanding debate about the
Uber narrows losses but growth slows
BBC News, 16 August at 00:13
Uber narrowed its losses in the second quarter but remains a long way from turning a profit, according to company results published on Wednesday. The ride-hailing firm reported an $891m (£702m) net loss for the three months to 30 June, compared with a ...
SEC Sends Subpoena to Tesla in Probe Over Musk Tweets
Wall Street Journal, 16 August at 00:06
Federal regulators have subpoenaed Tesla Inc., TSLA -2.57% ramping up an investigation into Chief Executive Elon Musk's tweet last week that he had secured funding to take the electric-car maker private. The subpoena from the Securities and Exchange ...
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