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What We Know About Salah Abdeslam, the Paris Terror Suspect Captured in Belgium
Terror suspect Salah Abdeslam, who was captured in Molenbeek, Brussels today, spent five months on the run after the deadly Paris attacks. Abdeslam was found in an apartment only a few yards away from his family home in Molenbeek just days after his fingerprints were discovered in another apartment
As Robots Take Jobs, Europeans Mull Free Money for All
The radical notion that governments should hand out free money to everyone _ rich and poor, those who work and those who don't _ is slowly but surely gaining ground in Europe
Pay gap between college grads and everyone else at a record WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans with no more than a high school diploma have fallen so far behind college graduates in their economic lives that the earnings gap between college grads and everyone else has reached its widest point on record.
Applications for US Jobless Aid Rise to Still-Low 247,000
Applications for US unemployment benefits rise to still-low 247,000, a sign layoffs are scarce
Friends Say ISIS Paris Fugitive Called Them; Desperate, Hiding in Brussels
The fugitive ISIS gunman from the Paris attacks , Salah Abdeslam, is hiding in the Brussels area and has called friends to help him get back to Syria, according to two friends who told ABC News that they and a third friend spoke with Abdeslam this week via Skype on a cell phone. Abdeslam’s brother,
The Invisible Victims of Identity Theft: Our Kids
Somewhere between 10 million and 16 million Americans get “got” by fraudsters working the seams of identity-related crime every year. The methods are many and various. There are, of course, the familiar scams and frauds, but one harder to detect area of exploitation is child identity theft . So why
United Airlines Rejects $51 Transatlantic Tickets It Sold in Error
Morning Money Memo: Too good to be true? United Airlines is turning down ticket holders who purchased deeply discounted flights after a computer error. The company’s Danish website had been selling transatlantic flights from London to Newark for only $51; the same ticket would cost...
Snapchat Ends Year to Celebrate 10 Billion Ways After Facebook Rejection
Morning Money Memo: Snapchat is ringing in the New Year in a big way. The mobile messaging service raised $486 million in a latest round of funding, according to an SEC filling Wednesday, which could push the company’s valuation upwards of $10 billion. Snapchat famously turned...
Jobs, Economy and Stocks Gain as Year Closes
Morning Money Memo… Major markets in the U.S. and Europe are closed today for Christmas. The Dow finished up just 6 points yesterday, enough to set yet another new record for the index at 18,030. Markets will end the week with good news in hand,...