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Google Scion Buys Beverly Hills Post Office Manse For $22M
Sophie Schmidt, the daughter of former Google CEO Eric Schmidt, has upgraded her Los Angeles digs with a purchase in the Los Angeles enclave known as Beverly Hills Post Office.
Erdogan slams envoy call for jailed philanthropist's release
ISTANBUL - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan criticized the ambassadors of 10 countries over their call for the release of a jailed philanthropist, calling their demand "irresponsible," local media reported Thursday.
San Francisco City Hall corruption scandal: New charges against Harlan Kelly, Victor Makras - The San Francisco Examiner
San Francisco City Hall corruption scandal: New charges against Harlan Kelly, Victor Makras
Federal prosecutors levy bank fraud accusations
Former SFPUC head Harlan Kelly. (Official photo)
Sir Gerry Robinson obituary
Sir Gerry Robinson, who has died aged 72, was one of the most articulate and successful British business leaders of the 1990s, despite being branded "the upstart caterer" by John Cleese when he shocked the media establishment by taking over as chief executive of Granada, owner of Granada Television.
French villagers bid to stop Tory donor Aquind laying cable under Channel
French mayors and residents along the Normandy coast are campaigning to block a project for a cross-Channel electricity cable backed by a Ukrainian-born businessman who has donated hundreds of thousands of pounds to the Conservative party.
Altruist or Schemer? 2 Views of Ex-Giuliani Associate as Trial Begins.
Was Lev Parnas a businessman who cared about energy independence and marijuana legalization? Or a conniver who flouted campaign finance laws?
Meet The New Characters Of Saints Row
The Saints Row series began in 2006, introducing players to a beloved cast of characters over the subsequent decade.
Northwest D.C.'s Glover Park is 'so close to everything, yet far enough away'
In a recent civic association poll of what residents in Glover Park like about the Northwest Washington neighborhood just north of Georgetown, one comment stood out: "Being so close to everything, yet far enough away."
The Body Collector of Spain: When Migrants Die at Sea, He Gets Them Home
Martín Zamora, the owner of a funeral parlor near Gibraltar, has found an unusual line of business among the relatives of those who drown trying to reach Europe.
Chinese Journalist Detained After Criticizing Government-Sponsored Blockbuster
The police arrested Luo Changping on Thursday, two days after he questioned China's role in the Korean War, the subject of China's box office hit "The Battle at Lake Changjin."