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Ghosn's wife slams Japan detention as ‘draconian' in letter

5 monthes ago   |   By Miami Herald

The wife of Nissan's former chairman Carlos Ghosn has written a letter to Human Rights Watch, an advocacy group, criticizing Japan's criminal justice system. Carole Ghosn wrote in a nine-page...
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Ghosn's wife slams Japan detention as ‘draconian' in letter

5 monthes ago   |   By Miami Herald

The wife of Nissan's former chairman Carlos Ghosn has written a letter to Human Rights Watch, an advocacy group, criticizing his long detention and Japan's criminal justice system as unfair...
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Facebook's Project Libra: 5 Things to Know About the New Cryptocurrency

Facebook's Project Libra: 5 Things to Know About the New Cryptocurrency

After months of speculation, Facebook finally announced details about its new cryptocurrency on Tuesday morning. The digital currency, called Libra, will be available starting... Read more ...

Apple's Buying Power And The Woman Who Named It

Apple's Buying Power And The Woman Who Named It

Celebrating the legacy of Joan Robinson, the British economic theorist who named a powerful - and increasingly worried about - force in the economy. (Image credit: National... Read more ...

Hong Kong's leader apologized profusely after huge protests over a...

Hong Kong's leader apologized profusely after huge protests over a controversial extradition bill, but won't withdraw it

Hong Kong's chief executive apologized after protests against her plan to introduce a bill that would allow China to extradite people from the city. "This incident has made me... Read more ...

Facebook just took the wraps off 'Libra', a new cryptocurrency that will let...

Facebook just took the wraps off 'Libra', a new cryptocurrency that will let anyone in the world pay with their smartphones

Facebook has officially announced its new digital currency, "Libra." It's built with blockchain technology, and is being governed by a consortium of big companies including... Read more ...

The 9 most memorable parts of the MTV Movie and TV Awards

The 9 most memorable parts of the MTV Movie and TV Awards

The MTV Movie and TV Awards, filmed on Saturday evening at the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, California, aired Monday night. The evening's highlights included host Zachary... Read more ...

Terrifying passenger video captures severe turbulence that threw a flight...

Terrifying passenger video captures severe turbulence that threw a flight attendant into the ceiling

A passenger captured video of severe turbulence that left 10 with minor injuries and threw a flight attendant and her drink cart into the ceiling. The flight was traveling from... Read more ...

Vacant lot in West Sacramento sold to future manufacturing business

Vacant lot in West Sacramento sold to future manufacturing business

A longtime piece of vacant land in West Sacramento may not be vacant for too much longer. Read more ...

Sandy Hook parents' lawyers say Alex Jones sent them child pornography in...

Sandy Hook parents' lawyers say Alex Jones sent them child pornography in files he turned over as part of pre-trial discovery

Lawyers for the Sandy Hook families suing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones say that Jones included child pornography in documents Jones turned over to the families as part of... Read more ...

Harvard has rescinded admission to Parkland shooting survivor Kyle Kashuv...

Harvard has rescinded admission to Parkland shooting survivor Kyle Kashuv over racist comments he made 2 years ago

Parkland shooting survivor and pro-gun rights activist Kyle Kashuv said that his Harvard University admission for the class of 2023 had been rescinded. He said his admission... Read more ...

Steve Harvey is hosting a festival at a Dominican Republic resort where at...

Steve Harvey is hosting a festival at a Dominican Republic resort where at least 2 US tourists have died in the last year

The third-annual Steve Harvey Sand and Soul Festival is taking place from October 10 to October 14 at the all-inclusive Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Punta Cana. The Hard Rock... Read more ...