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In debt financing, the developer borrows money from a creditor in exchange for future repayment along with periodic or regular interest payments based on a pre-defined coupon rate
Consumer advocates are concerned that granting the work of servicing federal student loans to just one company — from the current roster of nine — would worsen customer service and create a monopoly w
The Scottish First Minister will be the keynote speaker at this year’s annual Dublin Chamber dinner, the latest in a long line of high profile guests, writes Pádraig Hoare of the Irish Examiner.
The Park Lane Hotel in Manhattan was to become an ultraluxury tower. Now, amid global intrigue and money laundering charges, it will go to the highest bidder.
The company is one of several European automakers that have attracted the attention of regulators on both sides of the Atlantic over environmental standards.
Romania’s industry activity slowed down in April, after the peak registered in March, when the production reached the maximum level of the last 12 months, but it is still positive, according to
The Finance Ministry sold bonds worth RON 75 million with a maturity in February 25 2019, through a supplementary tender organized this Monday. At the start of the week, the state had borrowed another
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Singer Ariana Grande says she is 'broken' following the attack that killed at least 22 people after her concert in Manchester, England.             
The funnyman stars alongside Ben Stiller and Dustin Hoffman in the new film, which hit Cannes Sunday.             
Singer Ariana Grande says she is “broken'' after Manchester attack. Angeli Kakade (@angelikakade) has the story.             
Amazon Prime will now let you watch TV live. People will be able to subscribe to a number of popular channels, but to get access to live TV, subscribers will have to pay an extra fee.    
When master instructor and motivator Stacey Griffith came to town to sign her book and christen SoulCycle’s new Bellevue studio, columnist Nicole Brodeur went to see what all the fuss is about.
In some allergy sufferers, the immune system confuses pollen proteins with certain food proteins, making allergy symptoms worse or causing oral-allergy syndrome.
Support it available from Resolve, a national infertility association, writes Carolyn Hax. She also says it can be useful to calmly step back and look philosophically at a situation you can’t control
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Spacewalking astronauts made urgent repairs at the International Space Station on Tuesday, three days after a critical relay box abruptly failed.
Chicago’s a major American city, the 3rd largest when it comes to population and real economic value. But the windy city actually falls short compared to one of the biggest tech companies in the world
Researchers from the University of Cambridge hope their findings could help in the development of new ways to treat hypoxia – lack of oxygen – in patients.
This is the amazing moment artist Craig Greco breaks down in tears after seeing color for the first time. Craig, from Missouri, USA, was surprised with a pair of 'life-changing' Enchroma glasses.
The man, nicknamed 'Mikhail', was aged around 30 when he died between the seventh and ninth century AD. He was found buried at the Ust-Ivanovka burial site in the Primorsky region of Siberia.
Matt Navara, a tech expert from Cardiff ,alerted Instagram users to a feature he discovered on his iPhone's Instagram app which will let posts be removed without being permanently deleted.
The new device, which can also be used as a touchscreen tablet, will cost £799 ($799) and go on sale on 15 June, the technology giant confirmed at an event in Shanghai.
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Pakistan's candidate to be the next chief of the World Health Organization, cardiologist Dr. Sania Nishtar, decided to go into public health after being told her hospital would start using recycled ca
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - German prosecutors searched Daimler sites on Tuesday as part of a fraud probe related to false advertising and the possible manipulation of exhaust-gas after-treatment in diesel
LONDON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - The "war on sugar" being waged by governments and consumers to combat public health emergencies like diabetes is slowing growth in global demand, which along with other fac
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - German carmaker Daimler on Tuesday said the Stuttgart public prosecutor’s office would search Daimler premises as part of a fraud probe related to the possible manipulation of e
LONDON (Reuters) - Companies' disclosure of risks to their business from climate change could become mandatory in a few years as investor pressure gathers pace, climate finance experts said on Tuesday
HANOVER, Germany (Reuters) - Some Volkswagen managers are struggling to adapt to the German carmaker's drive to improve accountability after its diesel emissions fraud, its chief executive said, sugg
Key brain cells act as a trigger to prevent us burning calories when food is scarce, a University of Cambridge study has found. The findings could lead to new treatments for obesity.
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Tehran, May 23, IRNA -- Managing Director of National Iranian Oil Tanker Company (NIOTC) Cyrus Kian Erthi announced on Tuesday that in post-JCPOA era more than 70 contracts on renting Iran's oil
Tehran, May 23, IRNA -- Managing directors of Export Guarantee Fund of Iran and Export-Import Bank of Slovakia signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on Tuesday on the sidelines of spring meeting
The blockchain-based browser could lead to a world in which Facebook and Google no longer control our data, or in which a government can no longer redirect a citizen from CNN.com to a website of their
Tax evasion is criminal, and the penalties can be severe. Using the IRS amnesty for offshore accounts can be a clever way to fix much broader tax evasion, provided that you apply before the IRS finds
Here's your chance to sample the good life - at a fraction of the high-season cost. And the triple-digit heat? Don't sweat it. There's always the pool or indoor spa to keep your cool.
Southern Californians love a beach vacation — even if the coastline is only an hour or so away from home. This Venice compound has been a vacation playground for Hollywood heavyweights and others
The reopening of Tioga Pass, the key east entrance to Yosemite, is a sign of the coming summer as sure as baseball returning to Chavez Ravine, or the swallows returning to Capistrano. Typically it
Latest Sport
With one half of the 2017 NBA Finals having already been decided, the Cleveland Cavaliers and Boston Celtics will compete to complete the matchup. A day after the Golden State Warriors swept the San
There are such things as amicable breakups, but more often than not parting ways engenders hard feelings, particularly when one side is perceived as having set the breakup in motion and not having bee
NASCAR appears set to blow up its schedule for the 2018 season. The strategy is simple: Boom or bust. The sport is searching for the next great thing in troubled times. Attendance and TV ratings are s
Former NASCAR driver Tony Stewart didn't get off with just a warning when he was stopped on Interstate 88 in DeKalb over the weekend. He also got a photo of himself with a smiling state trooper — who
The Orlando Magic formally announced Tuesday morning that they have hired Jeff Weltman as their new president of basketball operations. Weltman, 52, comes to the Magic after four seasons as a Toronto
Insisting that the security situation has been very much front and centre of their preparations, the ICC said that it is constantly reviewing their procedures to ensure they are as effective as possi
United were due to train Tuesday at their Carrington practice ground ahead of travelling to Stockholm, where they will play Dutch side Ajax in the Europa League final on Wednesday.
Mourinho was to speak to the media at 1800 local time in Stockholm, today, about their final against Ajax at Friends Arena tomorrow. But with the news of the blast coming in, the Portuguese internati
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Official: Iran inks 70 lease contracts for oil tankers in post-JCPOA

Tehran, May 23, IRNA -- Managing Director of National Iranian Oil Tanker Company (NIOTC) Cyrus Kian Erthi announced on Tuesday that in post-JCPOA era more than 70 contracts on renting Iran's oil
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Iranian, Slovak banks ink MoU

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Tax evasion is criminal, and the penalties can be severe. Using the IRS amnesty for offshore accounts can be a clever way to fix much broader tax evasion, provided that you apply before the IRS finds
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Here's your chance to sample the good life - at a fraction of the high-season cost. And the triple-digit heat? Don't sweat it. There's always the pool or indoor spa to keep your cool.
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Venice beach compound offers a retreat from the city heat

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A Los Angeles police officer was pinned under a vehicle and the southbound 5 Freeway was shut down early Tuesday following a traffic collision in Santa Clarita, the California Highway Patrol said.
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Obama takes a bike ride with security team in Tuscany

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Biki is the world's first bionic fish drone

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Photographers James and Karla Murray have been documenting the changes in storefronts all over New York City since the 1990s - and their shots reveal a shocking transition in the city's facade.
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Fun Spot takes another dramatic turn with Mine Blower roller coaster

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