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DOJ to question Ecuadorian Embassy staff following Guardian Manafort story – WikiLeaks

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The US Department of Justice is to question six staff from the Ecuadorian Embassy in London following the Guardian’s controversial article alleging Paul Manafort visited Julian Assange, according to WikiLeaks. The DOJ issued formal requests on January 7 to “interrogate six former diplomats & staff at Ecuador’s London embassy following Guardian’s fabricated story of Assange-Manafort Read More

U.S. grand jury indicts four Audi managers in VW emissions probe

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A federal grand jury in Detroit on Thursday indicted four managers at Volkswagen AG’s (VOWG_p.DE) luxury Audi unit as part of the U.S. government’s investigation into the German automaker’s diesel (gasoil) emissions cheating scandal, according to court documents. An Audi logo is pictured at the Frankfurt Motor Show (IAA) in Frankfurt, Germany Read More

Four Audi managers indicted in U.S. VW diesel (gasoil) emissions probe: documents

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A federal grand jury in Detroit on Thursday indicted four managers at Volkswagen AG’s (VOWG_p.DE) luxury Audi unit as part of the U.S. government’s investigation into the German automaker’s diesel (gasoil) emissions cheating scandal, according to court documents. An Audi logo is pictured at the Frankfurt Motor Show (IAA) in Frankfurt, Germany Read More

U.S. legislation steps up pressure on Huawei and ZTE, China calls it 'hysteria'

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WASHINGTON/BEIJING (Reuters) – A bipartisan group of U.S. lawmakers introduced bills on Wednesday that would ban the sale of U.S. chips or other components to Huawei Technologies Co Ltd , ZTE Corp or other Chinese telecommunications companies that violate U.S. sanctions or export control laws. FILE PHOTO: The Huawei logo is pictured outside their research Read More

Goldman Sachs CEO apologizes for ex-banker's role in 1MDB scandal

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FILE PHOTO: David Solomon, president and chief operating officer of Goldman Sachs, speaks at the Bloomberg Global Business forum in New York, U.S., September 26, 2018. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton (Reuters) – Goldman Sachs (GS.N) Chief Executive Officer David Solomon on Wednesday apologized to the Malaysian people for former banker Tim Leissner’s role in the sovereign wealth Read More

Inspiring men's best or presuming their guilt? RT debate on Gillette's 'toxic masculinity' ad

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A new ad by razor company Gillette has sparked massive backlash – some saying it presents stereotypes about men that suggest they are evil by nature, while others claim it shows them how to change for the best. “What’s wrong with highlighting the best version of you? What’s wrong with inspiring men to be the Read More

EU court annuls 2013 Commission decision that blocked UPS takeover of TNT

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FILE PHOTO: Forrest Lampe-Martin unloads packages during a UPS delivery in Seattle, Washington, U.S., November 9, 2017. REUTERS/David Ryder/File Photo BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Court of Justice on Wednesday annulled a 2013 European Commission decision that blocked U.S. package delivery company UPS’s (UPS.N) planned acquisition of Dutch peer TNT Express, citing a procedural error. Read More

United Nations of Harassment? 1-in-3 UN employees sexually harassed – report

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A shocking one-in-three United Nations employees report they have been sexually harassed at work over the past two years, according to a first-of-its-kind survey – and the figure is even higher for whole-career harassment. While the most common types of “harassment” reported were “sexual stories or jokes that were offensive” and “offensive remarks about appearance, Read More

United Nations of Harassment? 1 in 3 UN employees sexually harassed – report

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A shocking one in three United Nations employees report they have been sexually harassed at work over the past two years, according to a first-of-its-kind survey – and the figure is even higher for whole-career harassment. While the most common types of “harassment” reported were “sexual stories or jokes that were offensive” and “offensive remarks Read More