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Greece May Have to Sell Islands and Ruins Under Its Bailout Deal

“It’s basically saying sell the memory of your ancestors, sell your history."<p>Of all the aspects of Monday’s bailout deal that Greeks found …

Yahoo adds $2 billion to its share buyback program

Today's announcement will be an extension of the $5 billion share buyback program Yahoo started in 2013.<p>Share buybacks are a common tactic large companies employ to boost their share price. The company buys back shares sold on the market, reducing the total number of shares available, thus boosting …

Investing

Why Complaining May Be Dangerous To Your Health

Need to get something off your chest? Choose your words wisely; complaining might not make you feel better.<p>Quit whining. The truth is nobody likes to hear it, and it’s bad for you.<p>A half hour of complaining every day physically damages a person’s brain, according to research from Stanford …

Al-Shabaab blamed for five beheadings

A Quran teacher in central Somalia was the fifth beheading victim in one week at the hands of Al-Shabaab, the al Qaeda-linked militant group based in Somalia.<p>"The Quran teacher was snatched from his house in Qandho by Al-Shabaab militants on Friday and they dumped his headless, beheaded body near …

Planned cuts to police will endanger the public, says UK’s top police chief

Large cuts to police and other services will endanger public safety unless the next government pushes through radical structural reforms to cut back-office costs, Britain’s most senior police officer has warned.<p>Scotland Yard commissioner Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe, writing in the Guardian, gives his …

Hostages held in Sydney cafe, forced to hold Islamic flag in window

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Heavily armed Australian police stormed a Sydney cafe early on Tuesday morning and freed a number of hostages being held there at gunpoint, in a dramatic end to a 16-hour siege in which three people including the attacker were killed.<p>Police have not publicly identified the gunman …

The 19-Year-Old Wiz Kid Who Turned Down Apple Has Nabbed Backing From A Hollywood Star

We caught up with Meyer again and learned that since that decision, things have been wild for him.<p>His startup, Fresco News, crowdsources breaking news and photos from Twitter, Instagram and other social media.<p>Fresco finds breaking news, verifies it, and gets the license to publish relevant images …

Social Media

Google Offers Early-Stage Startups $100,000 In Cloud Platform Credits For 1 Year

If you are an early stage startup, Google wants to give you $100,000 in Cloud Platform credits for one year so you can host your applications on its servers (and not on AWS or Azure). This offer is part of Google’s Cloud Platform for Startups initiative, a new program the company’s senior vice …

Opinion: Israelis, Palestinians in game with no end - CNN.com

Palestinian protesters stand amid smoke after Israeli forces fired tear gas in East Jerusalem on July 4.<p><i>Editor's note: Aaron David Miller is a vice president and distinguished scholar at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars and was a Middle East negotiator in Democratic and</i> …

Company Culture Initiatives: 5 Bottom-Line Reasons To Rebuild Your Corporate Culture Now

Undertaking a company culture change initiative, with the goal of consciously building a company culture – as opposed to la-dee-dah-ing your way through the workday and taking what comes – isn’t for the faint of heart. As a consultant on corporate culture initiatives, I can’t recommend a company …

Fundi's portable oven brings wood-fired pizza to the streets

I've worked in food since leaving school, from local cafes to high-end restaurants. Before we started Fundi, I was working at an eco hotel in an extremely remote part of Mozambique. It may have been a four-hour journey to buy toilet roll, but it was incredibly beautiful and you could get wonderful …

Pizza Express sells for £900m to Chinese investment group

Pizza Express has been bought for £900m by a Chinese firm which plans to roll out the British restaurant chain in the world's most populous country.<p>Hony Capital won an auction process ahead of Citic, another Chinese investment group, and four other private equity firms in what is the biggest …