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Lady Gaga alla conquista dell’India

Lady Gaga alla conquista dell’India

NEW YORK – Forte del successo mondiale del suo ultimo album, “Born this way”, che in una settimana ha già venduto oltre un milione e centomila copie, Lady Gaga si prepara a sbarcare in...

A 'Radio3Mondo' si parla domani della manifestazione per Tienanmen

A 'Radio3Mondo' si parla domani della manifestazione per Tienanmen

Roma – Alle manifestazioni in Cina per l'anniversario della repressione di piazza Tienanmen del 1989, sarà dedicata la puntata di 'Radio3Mondo', in onda domani, martedì 31 maggio, dalle 11.30 alle 12. Potrebbe esplodere la...

Ayman Al-Zawahiri Likely To Lead Al Qaeda With Bin Laden Dead (VIDEO)

Ayman Al-Zawahiri Likely To Lead Al Qaeda With Bin Laden Dead (VIDEO)

Ayman al-Zawahiri, a 59-year-old Egyptian-born doctor, is expected to become the leader of al Qaeda now that Osama bin Laden has died.The Wall Street Journal describes al-Zawahiri as even more radical than bin Laden, though it notes he lacks…

Moda:  Jimmy Choo, Jones Group, Investcorp e Tpg per le scarpe di Sex and the city

Moda: Jimmy Choo, Jones Group, Investcorp e Tpg per le scarpe di Sex and the city

NEW YORK – Tre in corsa per Jimmy Choo, il marchio di scarpe di lusso reso famoso da 'Sex and the city'. In gara per aggiudicarsi il produttore di scarpe ci sono Jones Group,...

Japan’s Economy To Shrink Through June, Bank Of Japan Says

Japan’s Economy To Shrink Through June, Bank Of Japan Says

(Reuters) – Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa said the country’s economy will likely shrink in the first half of 2011 due mainly to stalled output in the wake of Japan’s March 11 earthquake and tsunami, the Wall Street Journal reporte…

Apple fa causa a Samsung, con Galaxy ha copiato iPhone-iPad

Apple fa causa a Samsung, con Galaxy ha copiato iPhone-iPad

NEW YORK – Apple fa causa a Samsung, accusandola di aver copiato l'iPhone e l'Ipad con i modelli di smartphone e tablet Galaxy. Lo riporta il Wall Street Journal, sottolineando che Apple ha avviato...

Treasury Department Could Sell General Motors Shares This Summer

Treasury Department Could Sell General Motors Shares This Summer

(Clare Baldwin) The Treasury could sell a big chunk of its remaining 33 percent stake in General Motors Co (GM.N) in the summer or fall, a person with knowledge of the matter said on Monday, although doing so may lead to more losses for it o…

Twitter To Buy TweetDeck?

Twitter To Buy TweetDeck?

Twitter is reportedly in “advanced talks” to buy TweetDeck Inc., maker of a batch of mobile, browser and desktop Twitter clients that are popular with pro users.The acquisition report comes just two months after UberMedia was rumored to have…

Kenneth T. Robinson Discusses Insider Trading

Kenneth T. Robinson Discusses Insider Trading

LONG BEACH, N.Y.–Kenneth T. Robinson knew he should walk away. But in an interview with The Wall Street Journal, he says he just couldn’t stop trafficking in insider-trading tips.Read More…
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News Corp. May Cut More Myspace Jobs

News Corp. May Cut More Myspace Jobs

News Corp.’s Myspace might lay off more employees in conjunction with a deal to sell the social media and entertainment site, according to people familiar with the matter.Read More…
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Apple Confirms Verizon iPad 2 Glitch

Apple Confirms Verizon iPad 2 Glitch

According to the Wall Street Journal, Apple has confirmed a glitch with the Verizon iPad 2 that is causing users to experience connectivity problems.The Wall Street Journal reports:Apple says a “small number” of Verizon iPad 2 customers are …

Anche l’infermiera personale di Gheddafi abbandona il suo Colonnello

Anche l’infermiera personale di Gheddafi abbandona il suo Colonnello

NEW YORK – Anche l’infermiera personale di Gheddafi ha deciso di abbandonare il suo Colonnello. Galyna Kolotnytska, descritta in uno dei cable pubblicati da Wikileaks come una «bionda voluttuosa» che lo «segue ovunque» ha,...

Realizzato in California l’aereo che atterra e decolla senza pilota.

Realizzato in California l’aereo che atterra e decolla senza pilota.

La Us Navy ha sperimentato con successo un aereo senza pilota in grado di decollare ed atterrare su una portaerei. Il primo volo del prototipo X-47B e’ avvenuto venerdi’ presso la Edwards Air Force,...

Nasdaq Hackers Reportedly Penetrated Computer Network Multiple Times

Nasdaq Hackers Reportedly Penetrated Computer Network Multiple Times

NEW YORK — The computer network that runs the Nasdaq Stock Market has been penetrated by hackers multiple times during the past year, according to a newspaper report.The Wall Street Journal reported on its website late Friday that fede…

Wall Street Pay Broke Record Last Year

Wall Street Pay Broke Record Last Year

Wall Street pay is rising, while income for normal Americans has stagnated. Even as the real economy limped, financial firms paid employees a record sum last year, the Wall Street Journal reports. In 2009, the last full year data available,

Detroit’s Startling Decline (PHOTOS)

Detroit’s Startling Decline (PHOTOS)

A new book called Ruins of Detroit displays Detroit’s downtown landmarks in decay: Abandoned hotels, houses and schools line the streets as a reminder of the city’s economic downfall over the past century. The devastation takes on an eery be…

Kamal Ahmed, Morgan Stanley Banker, Drawn Into Galleon Insider Trading Scandal

Kamal Ahmed, Morgan Stanley Banker, Drawn Into Galleon Insider Trading Scandal

A Morgan Stanley banker named Kamal Ahmed is under investigation by U.S. authorities for leaking information regarding an upcoming takeover that ultimately was passed on to Galleon Group founder Raj Rajaratnam, the Wall Street Journal said, …

Book Review Roundup: Battle Hymns And A Presidential Satire

Book Review Roundup: Battle Hymns And A Presidential Satire

‘Chinaberry Sidewalks’ by Rodney CrowellLos Angeles Times The revelation of Crowell’s new memoir is that this seemingly stable adult emerged from a childhood awash in abuse and violence. In his debut as an author, he labors hard to explain t…

BancAlliance: Former Treasury Advisor Starting Company That Could Help Small Banks

BancAlliance: Former Treasury Advisor Starting Company That Could Help Small Banks

In an effort to restore a crucial segment of the economy that was wounded in the financial crisis, a former government official is starting a company aimed at helping small banks.Lee Sachs, a former advisor in the Treasury department, is tea…

What To Do In An Airport If Your Flight Gets Canceled (VIDEO)

What To Do In An Airport If Your Flight Gets Canceled (VIDEO)

2011 is shaping up to be the year weather kicks travelers in the butt. Since the start of the year, there have been thousands of flight delays and cancelations across the world, with places like London, New York, Boston and Atlanta getting s…

Steve Jobs Taking Medical Leave Of Absence: Reuters

Steve Jobs Taking Medical Leave Of Absence: Reuters

Steve Jobs has been granted a medical leave of absence by Apple’s board of directors, Reuters reports.According to the Wall Street Journal, COO Tim Cook will run day to day operations for the company.Jobs wrote the following note to Apple em…

CNN Might Replace Kathleen Parker On ‘Parker Spitzer’: WSJ

CNN Might Replace Kathleen Parker On ‘Parker Spitzer’: WSJ

CNN might replace Kathleen Parker as co-host of what is now called “Parker Spitzer,” the Wall Street Journal reports.According to the Journal’s Sam Schechner (registration required), the conservative columnist could be bumped from her spot b…

MySpace Layoffs: Nearly Half Of Employees Could Be Let Go

MySpace Layoffs: Nearly Half Of Employees Could Be Let Go

Once a social networking behemoth, News Corp.-owned MySpace’s rapid descent up against competition like Facebook and Twitter may soon lead to mass layoffs.The Wall Street Journal, itself operated by a division of News Corp., reported today t…

McDonald’s Plots Major Expansion In China

McDonald’s Plots Major Expansion In China

NEW YORK — McDonald’s plans to add 150 to 200 restaurants in China, part of its plan to increase its investment in China by 40 percent next year.The news was first reported by the Wall Street Journal.Read More…
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George Bush’s Favorite iPad App Revealed (VIDEO)

George Bush’s Favorite iPad App Revealed (VIDEO)

President George W. Bush and former first lady Laura Bush may be BlackBerry addicts, but Apple’s iPad is their new must-have gadget.In an interview for Yahoo’s Newsmakers series, Laura Bush said her husband “loves” his iPad. “He reads the Wa…

Famiglia di soldato che si è ucciso in Iraq vuole condoglianze di Obama. Ma ai suicidi non si può…

Famiglia di soldato che si è ucciso in Iraq vuole condoglianze di Obama. Ma ai suicidi non si può…

L’affranta famiglia di Chancellor Keesling non ha ancora ricevuto, e probabilmente forse non riceverà mai, una lettera di condoglianze del presidente Barack Obama, come accade per tutti i militari morti in combattimento: tradizionalmente la Casa Bianca non invia condoglianze alle famiglie di militari suicidi