Monthly Archives: July 2014

U.S. agrees to send 5,000 more Hellfire missiles to Iraq

U.S. agrees to send 5,000 more Hellfire missiles to Iraq

As violence continues unabated in Iraq, the United States has agreed to sell $700 million in military aid, including 5,000 Hellfire missiles. The Iraqi government made the request for the missiles, which are primarily fired from helicopters, according to the ...

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Tonga lifts drinking age from 18 to 21 years

Tonga lifts drinking age from 18 to 21 years

Tonga’s parliament has passed a law to raise the drinking age from 18 to 21 years, citing escalating violence as the main reason for the change. Tonga’s parliament has passed a law to raise the drinking age from 18 to ...

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Don’t let the auto industry kill you

Don’t let the auto industry kill you

General Motors’ disastrous handling of its ignition problem is not isolated. GM’s lead competitor, Ford, also mismanaged similar problems in the past. GM sold millions of defective cars with ignitions that would inadvertently shut off while vehicles were in motion, ...

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Female entrepreneurs lead the pack in the Pacific

Female entrepreneurs lead the pack in the Pacific

A new survey has found female entrepreneurs in the Pacific are doing a better job breaking into exporting than their Australian counterparts. A new survey has found female entrepreneurs in the Pacific are doing a better job breaking into the ...

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North Korea fires projectiles

North Korea fires projectiles

Seoul, South Korea (CNN) — North Korea fired four projectiles on Wednesday morning toward the Sea of Japan, an official with the South Korean Defense Ministry told CNN. The projectiles were fired from the central part of North Korea. Two ...

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U.S. economy bounces back sharply

U.S. economy bounces back sharply

What a relief. The deep economic contraction earlier this year was temporary after all. New data released Wednesday show the U.S. economy bounced back in the spring, growing at a 4% annual pace in the second quarter. That was even ...

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