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Philippine financial service firm flags data breach affecting 900,000 clients

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A lock icon, signifying an encrypted Internet connection, is seen on an Internet Explorer browser in a photo illustration in Paris April 15, 2014. REUTERS/Mal Langsdon MANILA (Reuters) – Cebuana Lhuillier, a Philippine financial service provider, said on Saturday that the data of 900,000 clients had been accessed without authorization and that it had already Read More

German arms manufacturer to sue govt over weapons deliveries’ halt to Saudi Arabia – report

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Berlin might face a lawsuit from one of Germany’s largest defense contractors, Rheinmetall, over its decision to halt all arms deals with Riyadh in the wake of the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, Der Spiegel reports. Rheinmetall AG might file a claim for compensation against the federal government worth millions of euro, the company Read More

Sorrell's S4 Capital seeks more deals in digital-only drive

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MUNICH (Reuters) – Martin Sorrell is on the lookout for acquisitions to expand his new advertising venture S4 Capital, aiming to capitalize on the disruption sweeping the industry by pursuing a pure-play digital strategy. FILE PHOTO: Sir Martin Sorrell attends a conference at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, in Cannes, France, June 22, Read More

1000s of police on guard as Yellow Vests hit streets in France for 10th week in a row

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For the 10th week in a row, Yellow Vest protesters filled the streets of Paris and other cities in France, with thousands of police standing guard. Earlier, Emmanuel Macron launched his “national debates” on the crisis. In what is being called ‘Act 10’ of the nationwide protests, the Yellow Vests gathered in French cities on Read More

'Mistreated in prison, family kept in the dark' – ex-colleague of detained Iranian journalist to RT

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US-born journalist Marzieh Hashemi had her religious rights violated in jail, where she was put shortly after coming to the US from Iran, her representative has told RT. Her family, meanwhile, has received no answers from the FBI. Nargess Moballeghi, an independent journalist and a former colleague of Hashemi, who was detained by the US Read More

Buckeye Partners, L.P. Announces Closing of Sale of Its Equity Interest In VTTI B.V.

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HOUSTON, Jan. 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Buckeye Partners, L.P. (“Buckeye”) (NYSE: BPL) announced today that it completed the sale of its equity interest in VTTI B.V. (“VTTI”) to Vitol Investment Partnership II Ltd and IFM Investors for cash proceeds of $975 million.  The proceeds from the sale will be used to pay down debt. Read More

Penn Virginia Announces Release Date for Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2018 Results

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HOUSTON, Jan. 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Penn Virginia Corporation (NASDAQ: PVAC) (“Penn Virginia” or the “Company”) announced today that it will release fourth quarter and full-year 2018 results before market open on Wednesday, February 27, 2019. Due to the previously announced pending transaction with Denbury Resources Inc., Penn Virginia will not host an earnings Read More

Broke teen who sold kidney for an iPhone now bedridden for life

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A Chinese man is now bedridden for life after he sold his kidney as a teenager to the black market to buy the latest Apple products. Wang Shangkun was 17 years old when he made the fateful decision. Shortly after the illegal surgery he began suffering from a decreased level of kidney function. Eight years on, the 25-year-old Read More

CVR Energy Reports Exercise of Right to Purchase Common Units of CVR Refining

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SUGAR LAND, Texas, Jan. 17, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — CVR Energy, Inc. (NYSE: CVI) (“CVR Energy”) announced today that it has elected to exercise the right (the “Call Right”) assigned to it by CVR Refining GP, LLC (the “General Partner”), the general partner of CVR Refining, LP (NYSE: CVRR) (the “Partnership”) and an indirect wholly Read More

Heavy snow traps dozens of nuns in Alpine monastery

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Dozens of Catholic nuns have been cut off from the world for days after heavy snowfall left them trapped in their Alpine monastery. Authorities in Austria have deployed heavy equipment to clear the snow and fallen trees that were blocking roads to the Marienparadies cloister, which is run by the Sisters of Bethlehem order. Despite Read More