Art Tucker

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Middle Eastern sovereign wealth money still flowing, despite oil woes

Private equity firm The Carlyle Group (CG) reported fourth-quarter earnings this morning, managing to beat analyst expectations despite a 68% drop in …

Damascus air strikes 'kill nearly 200 in 10 days'

<b>Air strikes by Syria's air force around Damascus have killed almost 200 people over the past 10 days, activists say.</b><p>The UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says the strikes were in the Ghouta green belt outside the city, particularly in the suburb of Duma.<p>Rocket attacks launched from parts …

A Navy SEAL Explains 8 Secrets to Grit and Resilience

Sometimes you just want to quit. You know you shouldn’t but nothing seems better than crawling back into bed and hiding under the covers. (I am there …

The contagious thought that could kill you

To die, sometimes you need only believe you are ill, and as David Robson discovers, we can unwittingly ‘catch’ such fears, often with terrifying consequences.<p>Beware the scaremongers. Like a witch doctor’s spell, their words might be spreading modern plagues.<p>It’s a consistent phenomenon, but …

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