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US penalizes Asiana Airlines over crash

US penalizes Asiana Airlines over crash Wed, 26 Feb, 2014

U.S. regulators are fining South Korea's Asiana Airlines $500,000 for failing to adequately help the families of passengers involved in a fatal crash in San Francisco last year.
Facebook to buy WhatsApp for $19 billion

Facebook to buy WhatsApp for $19 billion Thu, 20 Feb, 2014

Facebook Inc. (FB), the world's largest social network, agreed to acquire mobile-messaging startup WhatsApp Inc. for as much as $19 billion in cash and stock, seeking to expand its reach among users on mobile devices.
Two biggest US cable companies to merge

Two biggest US cable companies to merge Thu, 13 Feb, 2014

The two biggest U.S. cable communications operators are merging.

Police, protesters clash in Rio over fare hike

Police, protesters clash in Rio over fare hike Fri, 07 Feb, 2014

Hundreds of protesters in Brazil have clashed with police in the main transport station of Rio de Janiero, protesting a sizable hike in fares for buses and trains.
US employers add 113,000 jobs as unemployment drops

US employers add 113,000 jobs as unemployment drops Fri, 07 Feb, 2014

Unemployment in the United States dropped slightly in January, falling one-tenth of a percent to 6.6 percent.
Israel approves 550 new settlement homes in East Jerusalem

Israel approves 550 new settlement homes in East Jerusalem Thu, 06 Feb, 2014

Israel has approved plans for more than 550 new homes in three settlement neighbourhoods of occupied East Jerusalem.
Corruption costs EU $162bn each year, report says

Corruption costs EU $162bn each year, report says Mon, 03 Feb, 2014

Corruption affects all 28 member countries of the European Union and costs their economies about $162.19bn (120bn Euros) a year, according to an European Union report.
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