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$70 Million Search For Missing MH370 to End Early As New Malaysian Government Looks To Cut Costs
 

$70 Million Search For Missing MH370 to End Early As New Malaysian Government Looks To Cut Costs

The private search to find the missing Malaysian Airlines plane MH370 will end next week, over a month earlier than originally planned, the Malaysian Transport Minister Anthony Loke has announced. Houston-based Ocean Infinity had struck a deal with the Malaysian government where it would get up to $70 million if it found the Boeing 777 that disappeared…

 

Iran steps up broadsides against US, Syria signals Iran won’t leave

LONDON (Reuters) – Iran on Wednesday launched a fresh barrage of criticism at U.S. demands for sweeping change in its foreign policy and nuclear programme, and Tehran’s ally Damascus flatly dismissed a U.S. call for a withdrawal of Iranian forces from Syria. Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) said the U.S. government would be defeated like…

Comcast challenges Disney for control of 21st Century Fox assets

Comcast challenges Disney for control of 21st Century Fox assets

A full-fledged bidding war for key assets of Rupert Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox erupted Wednesday as media and cable giant Comcast announced it plans an all-cash bid that would top an offer already on the table from Walt Disney Co. Comcast said it is in “advanced stages of preparing” the offer for the television and…

Hundreds speak out against California campus gynecologist after lawsuit says he asked patients to ‘strip naked’

Hundreds speak out against California campus gynecologist after lawsuit says he asked patients to ‘strip naked’

Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about Hundreds speak out against California campus gynecologist after lawsuit says he asked patients to ‘strip naked’ Following lawsuits against a longtime career gynecologist at the University of Southern California saying he told patients to “strip naked,” groped their breasts and digitally penetrated their…

Social media users rally behind Tomi Lahren after drink is thrown at her

Social media users rally behind Tomi Lahren after drink is thrown at her

Social media users defended Fox News contributor Tomi Lahren after a woman threw a drink at her at a Minneapolis restaurant. TMZ reported that a woman threw a glass of water at Lahren, unprovoked. A viral video of the incident and of someone shouting obscenities at Lahren prompted even liberal figures to come to her defense. …

Political Cornflakes: There’s a sinkhole forming on the White House lawn — and the Internet is having a heyday

Political Cornflakes: There’s a sinkhole forming on the White House lawn — and the Internet is having a heyday

There’s a sinkhole forming on the White House lawn — and the Internet is having a heyday. Infighting at the SL County Clerk’s Office is raising concerns about the pending elections. Kennedy apologizes to controversial pastor after Romney calls him a bigot. Happy Wednesday. There’s a growing sinkhole at the White House. Really. There is.…

How the just-passed banking overhaul bill affects consumers

How the just-passed banking overhaul bill affects consumers

U.S. PIRG has argued that while free credit freezes are good, this legislation will pre-empt states from pursuing rules that would go further to protect consumers in their dealings with credit reporting firms. “Why are the credit bureaus getting a break in this bill only nine months after news of the massive Equifax data breach?”…

Three more teens charged with first-degree murder in slaying of Baltimore County police Officer Amy Caprio

Three more teens charged with first-degree murder in slaying of Baltimore County police Officer Amy Caprio

Three additional teens have been charged with first-degree murder in the slaying of Baltimore County police Officer Amy Caprio.