Greek referendum: optimism fades as eurozone says gulf has widened
Jul06

Greek referendum: optimism fades as eurozone says gulf has widened

Hopes of a truce between Athens and its creditors after the Greek referendum’s resounding rejection of the terms of the bailout were fading fast, as European leaders said the gap between the two sides had widened. The surprise resignation of the Gree […]

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Walmart accused of misusing donations to fuel Boston expansion
Jun16

Walmart accused of misusing donations to fuel Boston expansion

Community groups from around the country have joined together in a complaint filed Monday with the Internal Revenue Service and against Walmart Foundation, alleging that the foundation violated its tax-exempt status by using grants to generate suppor […]

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Israel Phone Hero Bows Out of First Battle as Finance Minister
Jun02

Israel Phone Hero Bows Out of First Battle as Finance Minister

Israeli Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon, who built a reputation as champion of the beleaguered consumer, has given up his first battle two weeks after taking office. Kahlon, 54, said he’ll have nothing to do with formulating the country’s natural gas p […]

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Could 95 percent of the world’s people be wrong about salt?
May26

Could 95 percent of the world’s people be wrong about salt?

For years, health authorities around the world have warned people that they are eating too much salt. Too much salt is causing heart attacks and strokes, according to these warnings, and in the U.S. alone, authorities say too much salt is precipitati […]

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Dear Verizon, you may want to read this Goldman Sachs research note about AOL
May12

Dear Verizon, you may want to read this Goldman Sachs research note about AOL

So Verizon is buying AOL for $4.4 billion, or $50 per share. After news of the deal broke, a number of people also noted that in a somewhat awkward twist, analysts at Goldman Sachs downgraded their outlook on AOL shares just last week. On May 5, Gold […]

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The Introvert’s Guide to Nailing a Job Interview
Apr23

The Introvert’s Guide to Nailing a Job Interview

Interviewing for a job opening can be dreadful for an introvert. You get a wave of anxiety just thinking about it. Your palms get unusually sweaty and you feel so nervous you actually think about cancelling the whole thing. When you don’t like to tal […]

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