Icahn's 'secretive' tax-deductible donations

Icahn’s ‘secretive’ tax-deductible donations

When billionaire Carl Icahn revealed his new charitable organization on 1 January, he made a splash. But his move also drew a backlash from another U.S. billionaire, Warren Buffett, who asked Icahn to publicly…

Biden voices concern at Trump's stance on Russia at Ukraine meeting

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Biden voices concern at Trump’s stance on Russia at Ukraine meeting

Two days after a Nato summit in which Trump reportedly clashed with German chancellor Angela Merkel, vice-president Joe Biden held what he called a “serious conversation” with Russian president Vladimir Putin. “Predictably, president Putin’s…

50 years ago today, Richard Nixon resigned, and we ask why

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50 years ago today, Richard Nixon resigned, and we ask why

Climber celebrates getting over paper cuts A Frenchman celebrating a life of climbing accomplished his plan to take a much-needed break from his climb of Mont Blanc when he discovered an 8-carat diamond worth…