On suspicion of fraud over the firm's "dieselgate" emissions cheating scandal, German prosecutors on Friday said that former Volkswagen CEO Martin Winterkorn is under investigation.
The bench noted that it is a “sensitive matter” of larger public interest involving farmers throughout the country.
The oldest daughter of Rod Blagojevich, the disgraced former governor of Illinois, posted on Facebook Thursday that she was unhappy that former President Barack Obama did not pardon her father. “You’ve broken my heart once again, and you’ve betrayed the concept of justice like many other heartless individuals before you,” Amy Blagojevich, 20, wrote in […]
RICHMOND, Va. – A former Army surgeon who has always insisted he was wrongly convicted of slaughtering his pregnant wife and their two young daughters nearly 50 years ago won’t give up, even if his latest appeal fails to clear his name, his lawyer says. Jeffrey MacDonald is “going to keep fighting and will continue […]
FILE – This is a Wednesday, July 6, 2016 file photo of New York Knicks’ Akil Mitchell, left, as he looks to pass the ball around Orlando Magic White’s Treveon Graham during the first half of an NBA summer league basketball game in Orlando, Fla. American basketball player Akil Mitchell’s eye popped out of its […]
President Trump ordered the National Park Service to find photos that made his inauguration look huge
On the day after his inauguration, amid humiliating reports that his attendance fell way short of his predecessor, President Donald Trump personally called the director of the National Park Service, Michael Reynolds, to pressure him to find evidence …
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Senator Tim Kaine writes that it’s time we move past questioning the intelligence community’s findings and develop a robust US policy to wage information warfare in the digital age.
Wall Street Journal
US Durable-Goods Orders Fall Due to Big Drop in Defense Category
Wall Street Journal
WASHINGTON—A steep drop in defense-related orders caused demand for long-lasting goods to decline in December, but underlying figures suggest the manufacturing sector is stabilizing. Orders for durable goods—products designed to last longer than …
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US core capital goods orders increase solidly in DecemberReuters
Durable-goods orders fall for 2nd month in a rowMarketWatch
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LIMA, Jan 27 (Reuters) – Grana y Montero ,
Peru’s biggest construction conglomerate, reported a
fourth-quarter net loss of 130 million soles ($39.4 million) on
Friday after it lost a major contract due to corruption concerns
about its partner.
* Navistar International – on Jan. 25, co entered into
amendment no. 5 to amended and restated ABL credit agreement
dated as of Aug. 17, 2012