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BREAKING: French court hits Swiss bank UBS with record €3.7 billion fine in tax fraud case

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UBS is fined €3.7bn over tax schemes External link

Source country thetimes Wednesday, February 20, 2019 6:24:00 PM CET | info [other]

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A French court fined UBS a record €3.7 billion yesterday for encouraging wealthy customers to avoid paying taxes. The Paris criminal court said that the offence was of “exceptional gravity” and ordered the Swiss bank to pay additional damages of €800,000 to the French state. The total would wipe out UBS’s 2018 net profit of $4....

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Civilian evacuation signals possible end to standoff with IS

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Hundreds of civilians are evacuated before the final assault on ISIS who refuse to surrender External link

Source country dailymail Wednesday, February 20, 2019 6:15:00 PM CET | info [other]

Entities: Donald Trump[1]; Mustafa Bali[1];

Other categories: Security;

Victory for the US-backed Syrian fighters would spell the territorial defeat of IS and allow President Donald Trump to begin withdrawing American troops from northern Syria, as he has pledged to do. Few believe, however, that ending the group's territorial rule will end the threat posed by an.......

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Tesla’s top lawyer leaves after just two months on the job

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Tesla General Counsel Quits After 2 Months in Latest Upheaval External link

Source country nytimes Wednesday, February 20, 2019 6:33:00 PM CET | info [other]

Tesla said Wednesday that its general counsel was leaving the automaker after just two months on the job, the second unexpected, high-level departure in the last month. The official, Dane Butswinkas, was a Washington trial lawyer who represented the company’s chief executive, Elon Musk, when he was.......

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Failing Payless to honor gift cards, store credit into March

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new Failing Payless to honor gift cards, store credit into March External link

Source country cbs12 Wednesday, February 20, 2019 3:06:00 PM CET | info [other]

Entities: Charlie Riedel[1];

FILE- In this May 18, 2006, file photo a worker puts the finishing touches on a sign unveiling the company's new look at a Payless Shoesource store at a mall in Independence, Mo. Payless ShoeSource has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and is shuttering its remaining stores in North America....

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Saudi prince expects investment worth more than $100 billion in India

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Saudi Prince sees $100bn investment opportunity in India External link

Source country tradearabia Wednesday, February 20, 2019 6:26:00 PM CET | info [other]

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman said on Wednesday said he expected investment opportunities worth over $100 billion in India over the next two years in key sectors such as agriculture, technology and tourism. The kingdom signed five agreements - including an MoU with regard to the kingdom's.......

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Chris Stapleton, Dan + Shay lead ACM nominations

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Chris Stapleton, Dan + Shay lead ACM nominations External link

Source country siouxcityjournal Wednesday, February 20, 2019 6:34:00 PM CET | info [other]

FILE - In this Sept. 15, 2018 file photo, Kacey Musgraves performs during Music MidTown 2018 at Piedmont Park, in Atlanta. Chris Stapleton, Dan + Shay lead the 54th Academy of Country Music Awards with six nominations each while Grammy album of the year winner Musgraves comes in with five nominations....

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Obama joined by Curry to tell minority boys 'you matter' Source: AP

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Obama to boys about masculinity: Truly strong men aren’t ‘putting somebody else down’ External link

Source country heraldonline Wednesday, February 20, 2019 5:05:00 PM CET | info [other]

Entities: Steph Curry[1]; Barack Obama[3]; Stephen Curry[2]; Jeff Chiu[2];

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Barack Obama told: “If you’re confident about your strength, you don’t need to show me by putting somebody else down,”

Barack Obama said: “All of us have to recognize that being a man is first and foremost being a good human. That means being responsible, working hard, being kind, respectful, compassionate,”

Former President Barack Obama, left, hugs Golden State Warriors basketball player Stephen Curry after speaking at the My Brother’s Keeper Alliance Summit in Oakland, Calif., Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019. Jeff Chiu AP. Former President Barack Obama, left, hugs Golden State Warriors basketball player.......

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Southwest grapples with new labor and revenue problems

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AP - BC-US--Southwest-Labor 1, 0364 External link

Source country nampa Wednesday, February 20, 2019 6:16:00 PM CET | info [other]

Entities: David Koenig[2];

Contributed by NAMPA / Associated Press. Southwest grapples with new labor and revenue problems <<br /> Southwest attacks mechanics' union over a high number of canceled flights ahead of contract talks <<br /> AP Photo NYBZ376-0125191229 <<br /> Eds: Updates with comments, details. With AP Photos....

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The Latest: UK asks EU to re-do Brexit border compromise Source: AP

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The Latest: UK asks EU to re-do Brexit border compromise External link

Source country muscatinejournal Wednesday, February 20, 2019 5:59:00 PM CET | info [other]

British lawmakers last month rejected the withdrawal agreement their government negotiated with the European Union. Their objections centered on a safeguard that would keep the U.K. in a customs union with the EU so no checks along the Irish border are needed until a permanent new trading relationship is in place....

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new Court: Constitutional ban on high fines applies to states

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new Court: Constitutional ban on high fines applies to states External link

Source country cbs12 Wednesday, February 20, 2019 4:37:00 PM CET | info [other]

FILE - In this Feb. 13, 2016, file photo, people stand on the steps of the Supreme Court at sunset in Washington. (AP Photo/Jon Elswick, File) WASHINGTON (AP) The Supreme Court is ruling unanimously that the Constitution's ban on excessive fines applies to the states....

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