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Ray Dalio predicted the financial crisis. Now hear him speak candidly about today's economy at IGNITION 2018

Ray Dalio predicted the financial crisis. Now hear him speak candidly about today's economy at IGNITION 2018

39 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Hedge-fund legend and best-selling author Ray Dalio, who predicted the financial crisis , is coming to IGNITION 2018. The founder and cochief investment officer of Bridgewater...
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U.S. Sanctions Suspects in Khashoggi Killing as Saudi Arabia Tries Desperately to Keep Crisis Away From Crown Prince

57 minutes ago   |   Slate   |   2 articles

Saudi Arabia and its ally the United States have a problem: How do they respond to the murder of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi without implicating the country's Crown...
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Colombia opens first tent camp for Venezuelan migrants, refugees

1 hour ago   |   Al Jazeera

Officials open Bogota camp to host 500 Venezuelans who were inhabiting a growing shanty town near city's bus station.
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The Beauty and Danger of Australia's Salt Lakes

1 hour ago   |   Wired

Perth-based photographer Leah Kennedy captures the duality of Australia's salinization crisis in a series of extraordinary images.
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Director's cut - What Syrian refugees need to return home

2 hours ago   |   Bruegel

This episode of the Director's Cut features a conversation between Bruegel's director, Guntram Wolff and Maha Yahya, the director of the Carnegie Middle East Center, where her...
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Crown Prince Mohammed comes out on top of Khashoggi case that could see 5 others killed

Crown Prince Mohammed comes out on top of Khashoggi case that could see 5 others killed

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Saudi officials on Thursday claimed that Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman was innocent in the death of Jamal Khashoggi, and said it requested the death penalty of five people...
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Facebook hired firm with 'in-house fake news shop' to combat PR crisis

3 hours ago   |   NBC News   |   3 articles

Facebook's ties to Definers Public Affairs, first reported on Wednesday in The New York Times, sparked widespread criticism and accusations of hypocrisy.
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Watch Live: Theresa May Speaks on Brexit

3 hours ago   |   NY Times

Prime Minister Theresa May of Britain speaks as her government faces a political crisis over an agreement on a plan to withdraw from the European Union.
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M.T.A. Warns of Fare Increases and Service Cuts as Budget Crisis Looms

3 hours ago   |   NY Times

The transit agency said it needs an influx of new funding to avoid serious consequences for subway and bus riders.
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Theresa May's premiership is now rapidly running out of road

Theresa May's premiership is now rapidly running out of road

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Theresa May's future as prime minister is looking incredibly precarious. Conservative MPs are threatening to bring her down as her Brexit deal gathers little support in...
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Reports: Homeless man, couple made up story for GoFundMe campaign that...

Reports: Homeless man, couple made up story for GoFundMe campaign that raised $400,000

Reports indicate all three will face criminal charges of conspiracy and theft by deception related to the GoFundMe campaign. Read more ...

Man shouts 'Heil Hitler' during 'Fiddler on the Roof' show

Man shouts 'Heil Hitler' during 'Fiddler on the Roof' show

An audience member said a man interrupted a performance of "Fiddler on the Roof" in Baltimore with a pro-Nazi and pro-Trump salute. Read more ...

‘Hee Haw' and country music star Roy Clark dead 85

‘Hee Haw' and country music star Roy Clark dead 85

Clark died Thursday of pneumonia complications at his home in Tulsa, OK. Read more ...

Disney World bans man who flashed 'Trump 2020' banner on Splash Mountain

Disney World bans man who flashed 'Trump 2020' banner on Splash Mountain

A man who displayed signs supporting Donald Trump is permanently not permitted at all Walt Disney World properties for violating the rules. Read more ...

Indiana woman pleads not guilty in students' bus stop deaths

Indiana woman pleads not guilty in students' bus stop deaths

A northern Indiana woman has entered a preliminary not guilty plea to charges that she struck and killed three children crossing a highway to board a school bus. Read more ...

Former Cowboys LB Jeff Rohrer comes out as gay, set to marry partner

Former Cowboys LB Jeff Rohrer comes out as gay, set to marry partner

Rohrer will be the first known current or former NFL player to be in a same-sex marriage. Read more ...

Trump Names Mar-A-Lago Member And Handbag Designer As Ambassador

Trump Names Mar-A-Lago Member And Handbag Designer As Ambassador

If confirmed, Lana Marks would bring no prior diplomatic experience to her role as the U.S. ambassador to South Africa. Read more ...

Warriors' Green not apologizing, he and Durant moving on

Warriors' Green not apologizing, he and Durant moving on

HOUSTON - Draymond Green isn't apologizing for his part in a dustup with Kevin Durant that led to a one-game suspension by the Golden State Warriors. Read more ...

Crown Prince Mohammed comes out on top of Khashoggi case that could see 5...

Crown Prince Mohammed comes out on top of Khashoggi case that could see 5 others killed

Saudi officials on Thursday claimed that Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman was innocent in the death of Jamal Khashoggi, and said it requested the death penalty of five people... Read more ...

The government wants to crack down on candy-flavored e-cigs and menthol...

The government wants to crack down on candy-flavored e-cigs and menthol cigarettes in a huge move against tobacco products

America's food and drug regulator is proposing to crack down on the sale of flavored e-cigs like the Juul at convenience stores and gas stations, citing their skyrocketing... Read more ...