Articles by Maya Shwayder
- Booz Allen Fires Snowden
June 11 2013 10:13 AM
After allegedly fleeing Hong Kong, the NSA whistle-blower can seek asylum in numerous countries, but not with guaranteed safety.
- Updates From Turkey: Riot Police In Gezi Park
June 11 2013 8:10 AM
The Turkish prime minister will meet with leaders of the protest movement that has disrupted Turkey for the past two weeks.
- Banker Charged In Theft From Detroit Police: SEC
June 10 2013 4:14 PM
The SEC has charged a Detroit-based investment adviser with attempted to defraud and steal millions from the Detroit police and fire forces.
- 50 Years After Equal Pay Act, Pay Still Isn’t Equal
June 10 2013 3:27 PM
Women policy makers around the country spoke today about the huge gap that still exists between men's and women's paychecks.
- Residential Building Collapses In Mumbai
June 10 2013 3:18 PM
The building collapse has killed at least one person and injured at least five others.
- Amid Suit, S&P Says US Credit Outlook Now Stable
June 10 2013 10:42 AM
S&P, which is being sued by the U.S. Justice Department over its downgrade of U.S. debt, now says U.S. debt might not be so bad after all.
- Japan, US Leading Economic Recovery: OECD
June 10 2013 8:50 AM
The economic indicators are inching up worldwide, but slowly, and progress was particularly slow in the euro zone.
- A 51st State? Northern Colorado Begins To Take Shape
June 08 2013 12:17 PM
The northeastern counties of Colorado have begun to push the idea of forming their own state.
- Suspect Detained Over Ricin-Laced Letters Sent To Bloomberg, Obama
June 07 2013 4:11 PM
The FBI announced it has arrested a Texas woman in connection with the mailing of the letters.
- N. Korea Sets Up Tax Haven Front Businesses
June 07 2013 10:36 AM
A South Korean paper said several shell companies used by North Koreans, possibly linked to the DPRK government, are tax havens.
- Canada Charges Nestle And Mars With Price Fixing
June 07 2013 10:35 AM
Nestle Canada and Mars Canada have been formally charged with price fixing of chocolate.
- World Gold Council Concerned About India's Gold Restrictions
June 07 2013 9:14 AM
The WGC has reacted with concern over India's attempt to curb gold consumption by raising import duties.
- Splitsky! Putin and Wife Divorcing
June 06 2013 3:11 PM
The Russian President and his wife announced their separation after years of speculation.
- AT&T Eyeing Hulu
June 06 2013 10:40 AM
The telecomm giant is rumored to be in discussions with an entertainment management company to bid on Hulu's premium video service.
- Indian Hikes Gold Tax, Again
June 06 2013 9:48 AM
In response to unsustainable demand, the Indian government hiked gold import duties for the second time this year.
- 450 to 600 Bangaldesh Garment Factory Workers Fall Ill
June 06 2013 8:26 AM
Hundreds were hospitalized near Dhaka Wednesday, after suffering nausea from a water supply that may have been purposely contaminated.
- Gold Pops Above $1,400 - Can It Stay There?
June 05 2013 2:17 PM
A bleak jobs report and the rising price of gold gave the stock market a beating on Wednesday.
- UPDATE: Philly Bldg Collapse - 6 Dead, 13 Injured
June 05 2013 12:36 PM
Six people were killed and 13 were injured when the building fell onto a store.
- Building Collapse In Philadelphia, 8-10 Trapped
June 05 2013 11:57 AM
Nine people are reported injured, but no deaths yet in Wednesday morning's building collapse in Philadelphia.
- Samantha Power Is America’s New UN Ambassador
June 05 2013 8:43 AM
Samantha Power, a former government aide and journalist, has been tapped to be Obama's new UN Ambassador.