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Dominic Rushe

Dominic Rushe

    New Bob Marley marijuana gon' make you feel irie
    New Bob Marley marijuana gon' make you feel irie
    Bob Marley is to become the face of the world’s first international marijuana brand.
    Yellen's over, now the work begins
    Yellen's over, now the work begins
    Janet Yellen was sworn in as the first woman to head the United States Federal Reserve on Monday, ascending to the top job at the central bank at a...
    WTF, NSA? Tech giants vent spy fury
    WTF, NSA? Tech giants vent spy fury
    Google and Yahoo!, two of the world's biggest technology companies, reacted angrily to a report this week that the United States's National...
    US takes a closer look at digital currency
    US takes a closer look at digital currency
    Representatives of Bitcoin's largest lobby group met federal law enforcement and financial agencies this week as United States authorities...
    Google: Don't expect privacy when sending to Gmail
    Google: Don't expect privacy when sending to Gmail
    Consumer Watchdog, the advocacy group that uncovered the filing, called the revelation a "stunning admission." It comes as Google and its...
    Detroit’s wheels come off
    Detroit’s wheels come off
    Sinking under huge debts and decades of mismanagement, Detroit formally filed for bankruptcy on July 18, becoming the biggest United States city...
    Tough start to US-EU free-trade talks
    Tough start to US-EU free-trade talks
    The long-delayed negotiations come at a sensitive moment for the two trading superpowers following the publication of documents leaked by whistle-blower Edward Snowden, which show that the US's National Security Agency (NSA) spied on European nations....
    Boeing puts grounded Dreamliner through its paces
    Boeing puts grounded Dreamliner through its paces
    The company said the tests went "according to plan" and Boeing is now planning a second test to gather data for the Federal Aviation...
    BP knew of risks but put cutbacks above safety - expert
    BP knew of risks but put cutbacks above safety - expert
    The United States's worst oil spill to date, a New Orleans court heard this week.
    Paul Ryan and the share trading scandal
    Paul Ryan and the share trading scandal
    Paul Ryan, Mitt Romney's vice-presidential running mate, sold stock in American banks on the same day he attended a confidential meeting where...
    Global slowdown chips away at McDonald's boom
    Global slowdown chips away at McDonald's boom
    The world's largest hamburger chain said this week its net income fell by 4% in the second quarter as the dollar strengthened against global...
    Microsoft takes on iPad with Surface tablets
    Microsoft takes on iPad with Surface tablets
    Having announced last week that the firm was set to make a key announcement, Steve Ballmer, Microsoft's chief executive, unveiled two new tablet...