Articles by Hao Li

Ann Curry Fired, Fans Threatening ?Today? Boycott

Former Today show co-host Ann Curry, ousted Thursday from her position after 15 years with the program and one year into her current role, continues to be the buzz of the television world and has some of her fans furious and threatening to cease watching the NBC show.
Buildings seen in China

China's 2012 Growth Target At Risk, Property Curbs Hurt

China's annual growth target for 2012 looks increasingly in jeopardy as demand at home falters and Europe's debt crisis worsens, complicating matters for Beijing as the country heads into a once-in-a-decade leadership transition.
Andre Lotterer of Germany driving the Audi R18 E-Tron Quattro Number 1 crosses the finish line at the Le Mans 24-hour sportscar race in Le Mans

Le Mans 2012: Hybrid Cars Score Historic Wins [VIDEOS]

The 24 Hours of Le Mans 2012 completed on Sunday was both familiar and unprecedented. It saw the 29th victory for a German carmaker (11th for Audi), 40th victory for a French driver, 27th victory for a German driver, and 21st victory for tire maker Michelin.

Toronto Braces For A Deflating Condo Bubble

Each panelist at a recent Toronto real estate conference had a reason why the city's condo market is not a bubble. But the developers, the lender, the receiver, the marketer and the real estate agent each talked about the things that worry them.

NYC Properties At High Risk of Hurricane Losses

When people think of hurricane damage they usually think of Miami or New Orleans, but a new report suggests the greatest financial risk of all may be much farther north: the greater New York City area.


US Weekly Economic Calendar

Weekly US Economic Calendar

International Business Times poll on major U.S. economic indicators scheduled for release during the week of Oct. 15, 2018.
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Stormy Daniels' Lawyer Appeals Trump Defamation Lawsuit Dismissal

Michael Avenatti announced that an appeal was filed hours after a federal judge dismissed the defamation lawsuit against Trump. Daniels sued Trump after he tweeted that her story of a man threatening her at a Las Vegas parking lot to not come forward with the story of her alleged affair with him was "a total con job."
Cessna Aircraft

Small Plane Crashes Into Crowd

The incident happened around 3.45 p.m. local time (9.45 a.m. EDT) at the Wasserkuppe plateau in the Rhön mountain region near the town of Fulda.