DHAKA (Reuters) - Bangladesh police commandos killed the suspected military chief of a banned Islamist group in a shootout in the capital, a police commissioner said on Thursday, as security forces step up a hunt for militants behind a spate of attacks.
The chief judge of an IP court in Finland has expressed concern that 'copyright-troll' piracy lawsuits will cause chaos if a law firm follows through with threats to sue hundreds of Internet users. Using the courts is the ultimate weapon to make alleged pirates settle but experts believe that copyright owners could have an uphill battle. Show More Summary
Laura Haim, the U.S. Bureau Chief for Canal Plus, answers viewer questions about how the Paris terror attacks will affect security measures and the upcoming...
ANZ is on the verge of going live with the first update to its internet banking platform in 13 years, as incoming chief Shayne Elliott prioritises digital
COP21: World Bank chief wants $16bn to help Africa on climate change By Michelle Fleury BBC business correspondent, New York 25 November 2015 From the section Business The World Bank wants to raise $16bn to help Africa adapt to climate change. By boosting the continent’s resilience to global warming and increasing renewable energy it hopes […]
Research shifted focus away from harms of sugary drinks to exercise benefits.
A year and a half ago, in May of 2014, when Bank of America's chief economist Ethan Harris decided to try his hand at long term (really long-term) forecasts, he made several predictions: that 2015 GDP would be 3.3%, that the long-term potential growth rate of the economy is 2.2%, and that the long-term unemployment rate is 6%. Show More Summary
Co-written with Deborah McKeever, president and chief operating officer of EHE International, Centers of Excellence in Preventive Healthcare. Recruiting and keeping top talent is one of the keys to having a successful business, and there's...Show More Summary
By Elizabeth Boggs Davidsen Elizabeth Boggs Davidsen is acting chief of the Multilateral Investment Fund's Access to Markets and Skills Unit, with expertise in corporate engagement, local development, social innovation, and youth employment. Show More Summary
Sometimes, life pauses and takes a different route. Robbie Bach on his second act. The post Finding Life’s Act II: How I Went From ‘Chief Xbox Officer’ to ‘Civic Engineer’ appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Politico’s chief White House correspondent Mike Allen, one’s of the publication’s most prominent ambassadors, has been caught committing a serious journalistic faux-pas. On Tuesday, Gawker, which has obtained a bevy of Hillary Clinton...Show More Summary
The City Council's Black Caucus is calling again for Chicago Police Chief Garry McCarthy to step down. [ more › ]
The Chiefs will try to keep their four-game winning streak going against the Bills this weekend in a game that looms large for the playoff hopes for both teams. It doesn’t sound like running back Charcandrick West has a high likelihood of helping the Chiefs in their effort. West, who took over the lead role…
Dennis Krieb named Illinois Academic Librarian of the Year; William J. Rozek appointed Chief Financial Officer for OCLC; Kelvin Watson promoted to Chief Innovation and Technology Officer, Queens Library, Jamaica, NY; and more new hires, promotions, retirements, and obituaries from the November 15, 2015 issue of Library Journal.
Colin Drummond left the agency and Jeff White is now partner/CMO.
While awaiting President Barack Obama’s remarks on Wednesday concerning national security as the Thanksgiving holiday approaches, ABC News chief anchor, former Clinton staffer, and Clinton Foundation donor George Stephanopoulos couldn’t help but repeatedly gush over the President’s supposedly “forceful rhetoric” on ISIS following the Paris terror attacks.
Charcandrick West has played admirably in place of the injured Jamaal Charles, but may miss Sunday's game. We break down the fantasy implications. Kansas City Chiefs running back Charcandrick West is not practicing Wednesday, according...Show More Summary
Few journalists are more thoroughly connected to Washington's power elite than Politico's Chief White House correspondent Mike Allen. But as newly released emails between the veteran reporter and a former State Department official show,...Show More Summary
Brazil: The Brazilian Supreme Court ordered the arrest of Delcidio do Amaral, the ruling party’s top legislator in the Senate, over his potential role in the Lava Jato bribery scandal. Chile: Ex-Chilean soccer federation chief Sergio...Show More Summary
The price-gouging “pharma bro” is backing out of his promise to lower the cost of Daraprim after jacking up its price by more than 5,000 percent. Martin Shkreli, chief executive officer of Turing Pharmaceuticals AG, became known as “the most hated man on the Internet” after...