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The Yahoo flag flies at Yahoo headquarters in Sunnyvale, Calif., Monday, April 20, 2009.
(photo: AP / Paul Sakuma)
The Final Count Is In: Ex-Yahoo COO Henrique De Castro Gets A $58 Million Severance Package
Business Insider
Henrique de Castro | Here's one final reminder of the massive pay package COO Henrique De Castro got for his limited time at Yahoo.  | Yahoo released its proxy statement last night. And in the proxy, it included this table, which outlines the giant severance package De Castro got when he was fi...
Supporters during a joint  election rally of J&K National Conference and Congress party in Baramulla North Kashmir, 55 kms From Srinagar, India, Wednesday 16 April, 2014.
(photo: WN / Imran Nissar)
India struggles with rebel threats during election
Times Union
RAJNANDGAON, India (AP) — Indians cast ballots Thursday on the biggest day of voting in the country's weekslong general election, streaming into polling stations even in areas where rebels threatened violence over the plight of India's marginalized and poor. | Nationwide voting began April 7 and r...
Truck mows down eight members of marriage party near Dhanbad
The Hindu
A truck mowed down eight members of a marriage party, including the father of the bridegroom, and injured six others on GT Road near Mugma, about 45 km from Dhanbad. The truck was carrying illegal coal and while fleeing after knocking down a bike at ...
Asthma, acid rain: life in one of India's most polluted cities
Canberra Times
Suresh Chopne, founder of Green Planet, in front of a coal fired power station built on the edge of Chandrapur. | Chandrapur: Welcome to one of the most polluted cities in India. The air pollution is so bad that up to 70 per cent of children in Chand...
Rana Plaza: one year on from the Bangladesh factory disaster
The Guardian
Last year, the eight-storey Rana Plaza building collapsed in Dhaka, killing 1,130 garment factory workers. The building had been declared unsafe, but the managers had quotas to meet. People blamed the factory owners, the builders, or the governm...
Asthma, acid rain: life in one of India's most polluted cities
Sydney Morning Herald
Chandrapur: Welcome to one of the most polluted cities in India. The air pollution is so bad that up to 70 per cent of children in Chandrapur are suffering from asthma or some other kind of respiratory disease, thanks to the ash being churned out fro...
China says one-fifth of its farmland is polluted with toxic metals
The Australian
FACED with growing public anger about a poisonous environment, China's government released a study that shows nearly one-fifth of the country's farmland is contaminated with toxic metals, a stunning indictment of unfettered industrialisation under th...
China coal mine death toll rises to 20: report
South China Morning Post
The death toll from a flooded coal mine in southwest China has risen to 20 with the recovery of another 14 bodies nearly two weeks after the accident, state media reported. | Mining accidents are common in China, the world’s largest consumer of coa...
Hot sauce, or chilli sauce  refers to any spicy sauce made from chilli peppers and other ingredients.
WN / Priya Dashini
What It's Like To Eat The World's Hottest Chile Pepper
Business Insider
The Carolina Reaper, one of the world's hottest chile peppers. | It took me 21.85 seconds to consume three Carolina Reapers, the world’s hottest chiles. And it took me a...
Renesas Electronics Corporation Global Headquarters
Creative Commons
Apple Is In Talks To Buy A Stake In A Japanese Chip Maker For $479 Million
Business Insider
  | For everyone begging Apple to do an acquisition, we have some good news: It looks like it is! | According to Nikkei, Apple is in talks to buy a controlling stake in R...
In this Friday, Sept. 21, 2012, file photo, staff members of Apple Inc. welcome customers as the Apple store in Hong Kong started selling iPhone 5.
AP / Kin Cheung
The iPhone 6 Is Coming In September, And It Will Be In Two Sizes With A Higher Resolution Screen
Business Insider
Apple will release the iPhone 6 in September, according to a report in the Nikkei. | It says suppliers of the iPhone’s screens are set to ramp production soon in order to hit...
Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton makes a facial gesture as she is introduced before delivering her farewell remarks to State Department employees at the State Department lobby in Washington, before departing the State Department for the final time as Secretary of State, Friday, Feb. 1, 2013.
AP / Manuel Balce Ceneta
The Biggest Obstacle To A Hillary Clinton Presidency Is Barack Obama
Business Insider
U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Senator Hillary Clinton (D-NY) looks at fellow candidate Senator Barack Obama (D-IL) at the conclusion of the AFL-CIO Presidential Forum at S...
>Global Lithium Consumption to Grow 9.5% YoY Through 2020, According to In-demand Report by Merchant ...
Seattle Post
Comprehensive analysis and forecast of world, regional and country lithium markets can be found in the topical research study “Lithium: 2014 Market Review and Forecast” worked out by Merchant Research & Consulting and recently published by Ma...
The Trouble With Rice
The New York Times
Poison Pen | Deborah Blum writes about chemicals and the environment. | For the past few years, Mary Lou Guerinot has been keeping watch over experimental fields in southeast Texas, monitoring rice plants as they suck metals and other troublesome ele...
12 Simple Food Swaps That Will Change Your Life
Business Insider
See Also | Living a healthier life doesn’t have to be hard. In fact, sometimes the changes can be downright easy. Often when people decide to embrace a healthier lifestyle, they make drastic changes, making it hard to stick to their plan. But t...
New Cadillac ELR is more flash than dash
The Dallas Morning News
Sky-high fins clung to old Cadillacs with swaying, raucous grace. | Brash and a bit obnoxious, they gave the big, cushy cruisers the sort of strut and flash usually found in a French Quarter parade. | I remember. | As a sweaty gomer on a faded red Sc...

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