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World's richest woman Liliane Bettencourt dies aged 94
CNBC
French businesswoman and billionaire Liliane Bettencourt, whose family founded L'Oreal and still owns the largest stake in the cosmetics giant, has died aged 94, her daughter said on Thursday. Bettencourt, listed by Forbes as the world's richest woman ...
World's richest woman, L'Oreal heiress Liliane Bettencourt, dead at 94CBS News
'World's Wealthiest Woman,' Liliane Bettencourt, Dies At 94NPR
L'Oréal's Liliane Bettencourt, the World's Richest Woman and Focus of Scandal, Dies at 94PEOPLE.com
Forbes -CNNMoney -The Guardian
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Vox

Bernie Sanders wants world peace and prosperity. But he has no idea how to get there.
Vox
He spoke of how we can build an idealistic world free of war and famine and terrorism and bloodshed, “a world of peace and economic security for all” in which “people have the decent jobs, food, clean water, education, health care, and housing they need.”.

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Science Magazine

Canada's neutron scientists lament closure of world's oldest nuclear reactor
Science Magazine
The world's oldest operating nuclear reactor is in the twilight of its life, but the scientists who rely on it for their research are not going gentle into that good night. Canadian scientists are upset about the imminent closure of the Chalk River ...




Los Angeles Times

Stanislav Petrov, 'the man who saved the world' from nuclear war, dies at 77
Los Angeles Times
Stanislav Petrov, a former Soviet military officer known in the West as “the man who saved the world” for his role in averting a nuclear war over a false missile warning at the height of the Cold War, has died. He was 77. Petrov's German friend Karl ...

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Chicago Tribune

World leaders delight Trump by sounding like him at the UN
Chicago Tribune
World leaders are learning to speak Donald Trump, offering big dollops of praise and echoing the president's own language this week at the U.N. General Assembly in New York. In a series of meetings with his foreign counterparts, Trump has seemed to ...
North Korea: Trump signs new order to widen sanctionsBBC News
China banks reportedly to halt business with North Korea as South Korea sends $8 millionFox News
How the Rest of the World Heard Trump's UN SpeechThe Atlantic
The New Yorker -The Guardian -Politico
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How China is battling ever more intensely in world markets
The Economist
At the heart of these tensions is one simple, overwhelming fact: firms around the world face ever more intense competition from their Chinese rivals. China is not the first country to industrialise, but none has ever made the leap so rapidly and on ...




ESPN

With desire to fight gone, Andre Ward retires from boxing
ESPN
Pound-for-pound king and unified light heavyweight world titleholder Andre Ward said in a statement on his website that he is "leaving" boxing. "I want to be clear -- I am leaving because my body can no longer put up with the rigors of the sport and ...
Andre Ward, boxing's pound-for-pound world No1, announces shock retirementThe Guardian
Andre Ward: American two-weight world champion retires from boxingBBC Sport
One of world's top boxers retires out of nowhereNew York Post

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USA TODAY

Many of the world's billionaires had this first job in common
USA TODAY
Who wants to be a billionaire? If you do, you might want to heed this study that looked at the beginnings of the richest 100 people in the world to see if there was a connection between their education and first job and making billions. More than half ...

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New York Times

Meet the World's Leaders, in Hypocrisy
New York Times
Leaders from around the world have descended on New York for United Nations meetings, fancy parties, ringing speeches about helping the poor — and a big dose of hypocrisy. And — finally! — this is one area where President Trump has shown global ...



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