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Jeffrey Epstein accuser: ‘I was trafficked to Prince Andrew’

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A woman has described in detail how she allegedly had sex with Prince Andrew in 2001 when she was 17-years-old. Speaking to NBC’s Dateline, Virginia Roberts Giuffre claimed the incident happened in Ghislaine Maxwell’s London house after the royal gave her vodka at a nightclub. The prince has repeatedly denied Mrs Giuffre’s accusations. A Buckingham Read More

Private equity can still find ‘diamonds in the rough’: Apollo exec

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FILE PHOTO: Joshua Harris, co-founder and a member of the board of directors at Apollo Global Management speaks during the Milken Institute Global Conference in Beverly Hills, California, U.S., May 1, 2017. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson/File Photo NEW YORK (Reuters) – Private equity billionaire Joshua Harris thinks there are still plenty of undervalued companies to improve and Read More

WeWork IPO spells rough landing for CEO Neumann

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Adam Neumann showed he can capitalize on troubled times a decade ago, tapping into demand for workspace by those forced out of jobs in the aftermath of the financial crisis to grow WeWork into a global brand commanding a $47 billion valuation. FILE PHOTO: Adam Neumann, CEO of WeWork, speaks to Read More

Busted? Juan Guaido poses with notorious Colombian drug cartel at Venezuela border in leaked PHOTOS

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Juan Guaido may have some explaining to do. Photos have emerged depicting the Venezuelan opposition leader with gang members, confirmed by Colombian police to be leaders in the violent drug trafficking outfit, Los Rastrojos. The photos first appeared in a tweet on Friday, shared by Wilfredo Canizares of the Fundacion Progresar (Progress Foundation), a Colombian Read More

Rig operators try to win back investors after another challenging year

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By Mikael Holter on 9/13/2019 OSLO (Bloomberg) – Offshore drilling executives are trying to win back investors who have fled their stocks over the past year, insisting that a protracted recovery is gaining momentum. After suffering their worst downturn ever following the collapse of oil prices in 2014, rig companies started regaining hope as crude Read More

SoftBank and Toyota want driverless cars to change the world

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Meet ‘crazy’ tech tycoon Masayoshi Son SoftBank and Toyota want to change the world of transportation through autonomous vehicles and other technologies. The high-profile Japanese companies are forming a joint venture called Monet to develop businesses that will use driverless-car technology to offer new services, such as mobile convenience stores and delivery vehicles in which Read More

Billionaire investor Carl Icahn to leave New York for Florida

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BOSTON (Reuters) – Billionaire investor Carl Icahn, a born New Yorker who has run his business from the city for decades, is moving his office, more than half of his staff and himself to Florida early next year, people familiar with the plan said on Thursday. FILE PHOTO: Billionaire activist-investor Carl Icahn gives an interview Read More

Yahoo Japan bids for control of fashion e-tailer Zozo for $3.7 billion

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TOKYO (Reuters) – Yahoo Japan Corp (4689.T) said it will take over Japan’s biggest online fashion retailer Zozo Inc (3092.T) for 400 billion yen ($3.7 billion), seeking to breathe fresh life into the business and compete better against the likes of Amazon.com (AMZN.O). FILE PHOTO : A website of Yahoo Japan Corp is seen on Read More

T. Boone Pickens, oilman turned raider turned trader, dies at 91

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By Laurence Arnold on 9/11/2019 WASHINGTON (Bloomberg) – T. Boone Pickens, the onetime Texas oil wildcatter turned corporate raider who became a billionaire energy investor and television pitchman for wind and natural-gas power, has died. He was 91. He died Wednesday of natural causes, according to spokesman Jay Rosser. Pickens’s primary residence was in Dallas. Read More

Cold War with China more important than US interests, Soros warns Trump in op-ed

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Donald Trump wants to improve the US economy instead of shunning economic cooperation with China as part of a crusade for democracy, billionaire activist George Soros has complained in an op-ed article. The US president should be applauded for waging economic warfare against China, but he must not use restrictions placed on Huawei as a Read More