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Germany says borrowing more money to compete with the U.S. would be a 'threat' to Europe

BRUSSELS — Germany said Europe should refrain from borrowing more money to compete with U.S. green subsidies or its competitiveness will be threatened. The EU has been vocal about its concerns over the U.S. Inflation Reduction Act (IRA), saying its subsidies to North American car manufacturers breach international trade rules and threaten European businesses. European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen said Sunday "new and additional funding at the EU level" will be needed to make European companies more competitive in the transition to a greener economy.
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Late Chinese leader Jiang Zemin is hailed in memorial service

BEIJING — China’s leaders eulogized the late Jiang Zemin on Tuesday as a loyal Marxist-Leninist who oversaw their country’s rapid economic rise while maintaining rigid Communist Party control over society. President Xi Jinping praised Jiang in an hourlong address at Beijing’s Great Hall of the People as...
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Micron's Valuation Is Tricky

The business is cyclical, and it is hard to say how many years we’ll have in the future, like fiscal 2018. The markets for DRAM and NAND are growing, but it is difficult to determine how rationally we can expect competitors to act in the coming years. Introduction. My...
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Amkor Technology: The 'Can't Hurt Me' David Goggins Stock

Amkor is a resilient David Goggins type stock poised to benefit from industry consolidation and strong growth tailwinds. Amkor will benefit from increased outsourcing of OSAT spends. Introduction. When recessionary fears abound, Amkor Technology (NASDAQ:AMKR) is a David Goggins in the stock market world. With robust annual sales growth of...

EU, Western Balkans to boost partnership amid Ukraine war

TIRANA, Albania (AP) — EU leaders and their Western Balkan counterparts gathered Tuesday for talks aimed at boosting their partnership as Russia’s war in Ukraine threatens to reshape the geopolitical balance in the region. The EU wants to use the one-day summit in Albania’s capital to tell leaders...

Legendary Pelican Hotel Re-Opened During Art Basel Miami Beach

South Beach’s historic beachfront property, re-opened its doors after a two-year major transformation. Following a two-year renovation, the legendary Pelican Hotel, located at 826 Ocean Drive, reopened its doors during Art Basel Miami Beach. The coveted penthouse party was hosted by Owner Renzo Rosso, who is also the President of OTB Group and Founder of DIESEL. VIP guests gathered for an aperitivo and intimate preview of the beautiful beachfront property while Renzo and his son Andrea Rosso, designer of the property, chatted about the legendary 32-guest-room boutique hotel and its playful design.

Mom says she is so good-looking that married men ask her out when she's shopping

A mom of two claims that she is asked out by men who have partners while she is shopping at a kid’s toy store. Bonnie Slayed says she is so good looking that men can’t help but ask her out even when she’s shopping at a kid’s toy store. She shared they start off by saying ‘please tell me you’re a single mum so I can give you my number'.

Woman 'tired of being pretty' gets tattoos and piercings to 'destroy beauty'

A woman was so tired of being pretty that she got piercings and tattoos to destroy her beauty. Emily Adonna, a model, thinks her beauty is the cause of many of her negative experiences and admitted she was ‘tired of being pretty’. Although her looks landed her a good modeling job and positive compliments from strangers, she doesn’t want to be pretty anymore.

The day a B-25 Bomber struck into the Empire State Building

On Saturday, July 28, 1945 early in the morning, a thick fog covered the streets of Manhattan, New York. Although it was peak of summer, the morning began with an unusual fog coming from the coast. The ambience in the city was described as happy and cheerful at the time, mainly due to World War 2 coming to an end, when all of a sudden, tragedy occurred. Lt. Col. William F. Smith, a seasoned pilot for the U.S. Army Air Force, was scheduled for a routine mission that involved him picking up the Sioux Falls air base's commander, Colonel H.E. Bognerfrom.
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MTSU Readies for Fall 2022 Commencement Dec. 10

Nearly 1,700 Middle Tennessee State University graduates will make a little history Saturday, Dec. 10, when the final Class of 2022 receives degrees at the fall MTSU 2022 commencement ceremonies. They’ll push the number of MTSU degrees presented since 1911 over the 178,000 mark, and they’ll be doing it the...

Amnesty International Canada claims it was hacked by Beijing

The Canadian branch of Amnesty International said it was the target of a cyber attack sponsored by China. The human rights organisation said it first detected the breach on October 5 and hired forensic investigators and cyber security experts to investigate. Ketty Nivyabandi, secretary general of Amnesty International Canada, said...