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Unscrupulous reporting: BuzzFeed’s ‘Russiagate’ stories were constant source of controversy

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BuzzFeed’s credibility has been seemingly dented by Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s recent dismissal of one of its ‘Russiagate’ stories. However, it is not the first time its stories on Russia raised flags or were proven false. The New York-based news outlet has been holding nothing back over the recent years as it diligently pressed the Read More

Trump-Deutsche Bank links in sights of U.S. House investigators

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Democrats now in control of the U.S. House of Representatives are working out which House panels will take the lead in investigating President Donald Trump’s business ties to Deutsche Bank, lawmakers and aides familiar with the plans told Reuters. FILE PHOTO: A Deutsche Bank sign is seen on the floor of the Read More

Sears bankruptcy raises old questions about cost of going broke

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WILMINGTON, Del. (Reuters) – Sears has survived the Great Depression and world wars. Whether the 126-year-old retailer stays afloat or goes out of business now hinges in part on paying for the enormous bill piled up by going broke. FILE PHOTO: A dismantled sign sits leaning outside a Sears department store one day after it Read More

Europe supports possible US sanctions lift on Russia's Rusal & En+

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European envoys to the US backed plans to drop the sanctions against Rusal and En+, linked to Russian businessman Oleg Deripaska, reports say. It would save thousands of jobs and curb “serious damage” to the aluminum industry. The ambassadors of Austria, France, Germany, Italy, Sweden, the UK as well as the head of the EU Read More

Nissan expands Ghosn probe to more countries, executive Munoz under scrutiny: sources

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BEIJING (Reuters) – Nissan Motor Co Ltd (7201.T) has broadened its investigation into ousted chairman Carlos Ghosn to include dealings that took place in the United States, India and Latin America, three people with knowledge of the inquiry said. FILE PHOTO: Carlos Ghosn, chairman and CEO of the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance, attends a press conference on Read More

World Bank's Kim to join Global Infrastructure Partners

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FILE PHOTO: World Bank President Jim Yong Kim speaks at the opening ceremony for the first China International Import Expo (CIIE) in Shanghai, China November 5, 2018. REUTERS/Aly Song/Pool WASHINGTON (Reuters) – World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim will join Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP), a private equity fund that invests in projects in wealthy Read More

Ex-Goldman Sachs banker denied bail in Malaysia pending extradition to U.S.

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KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – A Malaysian court on Monday declined to grant bail to former Goldman Sachs (GS.N) banker Roger Ng, pending his extradition to the United States where he faces charges related to suspected money laundering of funds siphoned off from state fund 1MDB. The Goldman Sachs Headquarters building is pictured in the Manhattan Read More

Goldman Sachs CEO to employees: our compliance is strong

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David Solomon, president and chief operating officer of Goldman Sachs, listens at the Bloomberg Global Business forum in New York, U.S., September 26, 2018. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton NEW YORK (Reuters) – Goldman Sachs Group Inc Chief Executive David Solomon on Friday defended the bank against criticism of its compliance and oversight related to dealings with the Read More

Exclusive: Global traders halt new Iran food deals as U.S. sanctions bite – sources

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LONDON/DUBAI (Reuters) – Cargill, Bunge and other global traders have halted food supply deals with Iran because new U.S. sanctions have paralyzed banking systems required to secure payments, industry and Iranian government sources say. FILE PHOTO: A gas flare on an oil production platform in the Soroush oil fields is seen alongside an Iranian flag Read More