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“Russia & India ditching US dollar in defense deals”

“Moscow and Delhi are seeking to bypass US sanctions by using the rupee and the ruble in facilitating military deals, according to Indian daily, the Economic Times. The paper reports that US sanctions are hampering $2 billion in defense deals … Continue reading

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“Walmart To Buy Controlling Stake In Flipkart For $16 Billion”

“Walmart Inc. will acquire control of India’s largest online retailer Flipkart Ltd. in its biggest deal, taking on Amazon.com Inc in one of the fastest growing e-commerce markets. The world’s largest retailer will buy 77 percent stake for $16 billion … Continue reading

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“Viacom Accused of Covering Up… Rape in $100M Lawsuit”

“Moe Howard has brought a shocking lawsuit that accuses late Paramount chief Brad Grey of raping him. The complaint details extraordinary contact with high-level executives in the entertainment industry, alleges that a nondisclosure agreement was achieved through trickery and demands … Continue reading

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“Criminals Steal $37 Billion a Year from America’s Elderly”

“Some 5 million older Americans are financially exploited every year… The elderly are also suffering at the hands of greedy, desperate or drug addicted relatives and friends, among others. The total number of victims is increasing as baby boomers retire and … Continue reading

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“Trump signs $1.3 trillion spending bill into law despite being ‘unhappy’ about it”

Trump signs $1.3 trillion spending bill into law despite being ‘unhappy’ about it. The signing marked the second about-face for Trump in 24 hours. The White House had said he would sign it, then said he might veto it. Trump … Continue reading

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Police Robs Man of Live Savings [$92,000] And Issues Seat Belt Ticket

“Such confiscations are often allowed even if no criminal charges are ever filed, and those losing the property must go to court to get their property… The bill, “Roadside waiver of property rights prohibited,” was signed recently by Wyoming Gov. … Continue reading

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[U.S.] “Wal-Mart Raises Hourly Wage to $11 in Wake of Tax Overhaul”

“Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is boosting its starting hourly wage to $11 and delivering bonuses to employees, capitalizing on the U.S. tax overhaul to stay competitive in a tightening labor market. The increase takes effect next month and will cost $300 … Continue reading

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