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The Truth About Marissa Mayer: An Unauthorized Biography

On the morning of Thursday, July 12, 2012, Yahoo's interim CEO, Ross Levinsohn, still believed he was going to be named permanent CEO of the company.<p>He had just one meeting to go.<p>That meeting was a board meeting, to be held that day in a room on the second floor of Yahoo's Sunnyvale, Calif., …

Parteispenden über 50.000 € - Jahr 2013

Partei<p>Spende in €<p>Spender<p>Eingang der Spende<p>Eingang der Anzeige, Drucksache<p><b>Dezember 2013</b><p>CDU<p>150.000,00<p>Südwestmetall Verband der Metall- und …

CDU profitiert am meisten von Großspenden

Wenn Unternehmen oder Privatleute Parteien mehr als 50.000 Euro spenden, muss dies veröffentlicht werden. Nun zeigt sich: Die CDU bekommt im Wahljahr …

Mehrheit der Deutschen hat Angst vor sozialer Kluft

Kurz vor den Bundestagswahlen scheint es ein Thema zu geben, dass die Politiker zu sehr ausblenden. Einer Umfrage zufolge geben die Euro-Krise und …

The Real Star of Fabulous Fab's Trial

<i>Update, 4:20pm: Updated the first and last paragraphs to reflect the verdict in the case.</i><p>After two days of deliberations, jurors in downtown …

Jury finds Tourre defrauded investors | Financial Times

Former Goldman Sachs trader Fabrice Tourre has been found liable for defrauding investors in a derivatives deal linked to subprime mortgages, marking …

Investing

Fabrice Tourre reconnu coupable de fraude boursière

Le Français Fabrice Tourre, ex-courtier français de Goldman Sachs, a été reconnu coupable de six chefs d'inculpation sur sept.<p>Fabrice Tourre, …

Banque

Goldman Sachs commodities scam: How does it work?

Banks in the United States have traditionally been prohibited from owning non-financial businesses. Wells Fargo can't start selling burritos, in …

Wall Street Commodity Trading in Jeopardy Amid Fed Review

JPMorgan Chase & Co., Morgan Stanley and Goldman Sachs Group Inc. are among lenders whose commodity-trading is in jeopardy as the Federal Reserve …

Why on Earth does Goldman Sachs own a coal mine in Colombia?

<b>Lloyd Blankfein (AP)</b><p>Big banks are increasingly operating their own commercial businesses. It’s high time the Fed reigns them in<p>Lina Khan<p>July 22, 2013 9:18pm (UTC)<p>This piece originally appeared in Quartz.<p>In 1913, Congress determined that a cabal of Wall Street bankers had captured control over the …

Goldman Sachs, LME Dispute Beer Maker on Aluminum Price

Goldman Sachs Group Inc., the owner of the one of the biggest U.S. aluminum-warehouse networks, and the London Metal Exchange say commodity prices …

Banks inflating aluminium price, say drinks can makers

Europe's drinks can manufacturers have called for an overhaul of the way banks trade aluminium, amid allegations that Wall Street is routinely "warehousing" the metal to inflate its price.<p>Beverage Can Makers Europe, an influential trade body whose members include the FTSE 100-listed Rexam, claims …

Senate probes banks' aluminium warehouse role

<b>A US Senate committee heard evidence on the controversial role of big banks in the aluminium industry.</b><p>Buyers like beer giant MillerCoors testified that banks' control of metal warehouses has increased their costs by as much as $3bn (£1.95bn) last year.<p>The Senate Banking Committee is investigating …

Goldman Sachs in spotlight over 'aluminium price-hike' scandal

Goldman Sachs is at the centre of another potential London-linked scandal after US watchdogs kicked off investigations into practices that could have …

Yahoo wins court order to release records of its fight against PRISM

Yahoo, initially vilified for being part of the PRISM program, which allows the National Security Agency (NSA) to tap it and other companies for …

Surveillance

In NSA surveillance debate, tech firms urge transparency

Some of the Internet companies at the heart of the outcry over U.S. government surveillance today joined with human rights and press freedom groups, …

PRISM : la collecte de métadonnées s’appliquait aussi aux e-mails

<b>De nouvelles révélations du Guardian précisent le fonctionnement de la collecte massive de métadonnées par les services de renseignement américain,</b> …

U.S Government Surveillance: Bad for Silicon Valley, Bad for Democracy Around the World

Violating foreigners' privacy harms both our security and our prosperity.<p>In the public debate thus far over the NSA's mass surveillance programs, Americans have obsessed over our right to protect our emails, phone calls, and other communications from warrantless spying. But an issue that is just as …

The Guardian Blocked By The Army After NSA Stories

The Guardian's recent stories about NSA surveillance have been blocked across the entire US Army , the Monterey Herald reported on Thursday night.<p>The paper has made huge waves, of course, with its series of explosive stories about the NSA's highly classified surveillance programs. Though it has …

La NSA espionnait l'Union européenne

La NSA pouvait écouter les conversations téléphoniques et accéder aux courriels des diplomates européens à Washington et aux Nations unies, révèle un …

Dans l'affaire PRISM, on a pas encore touché le fond (via @lemondefr)