Twitter just suspended 16 accounts that were posing as Apple tech support:
Baby whispering as the campaign draws to a close
Kurds press historic independence vote despite regional fears via @Reuters
Links 9/22/17
Trump supporters release personal information of thousands of Trump protestors:
The history of nuclear tests and disarmament treaties
UPDATE: #HurricaneMaria churns toward Turks and Caicos and leaves 32 dead
This weeks cartoon from @Kaltoons
Without US, 11 nations in TPP inch closer to a trade deal via @Reuters
Congolese Artist Fally Ipupa to Headline Kenyan Festival #Congo #Kenya
Third of police say they should be routinely armed with deadly weapons in major staff survey
Florence is getting ready for Theresa Mays speech
Business-friendly reforms are sparking street protests in France, @YasmeenSerhan reports:
LBMA #Silver Price is USD 16.97, EUR 14.18 (Sept. 22, 2017)
Kos quake causes 95 million in damages
#BBVA tempted to sell its Chilean retail bank | Euromoney #latam
ID card security risk causes no changes in attitudes towards e-voting in Estonia
Furious about the TfL Uber ruling? So are we, @Sam_Dumitriu lays out exactly why:
Madman across the water: Trump responds to unprecedented personal remarks by Kim Jong Un.
Abandoned swimming pool.
Opinion: Why is #Australia talking tough about major trade partner #China?
Whats a dotard anyway? Kims insult to Trump
Nikki Haley: I dont want to be Trumps secretary of State
Harare Carnival Pulls 1.5 Million Merrymakers: #Zimbabwe
Kenya Remembers Westgate Attack 4 Years On #Kenya
Trump says North Koreas Kim will be tested like never before via @Reuters
One key advantage of electric cars is the lack of mechanical complexity, chart @BloombergTV
Ubers London private hire license revoked by transport body via @satariano
#Hack of #WallStreet Regulator Rattles #Investors, #Lawmakers #fintech #CyberSecurity
South African Police, Protesters Clash in Ocean View, Cape Town #SouthAfrica
Estonian Prime Minister to Juncker: Europe needs bold ideas
Report Proves Liberias Bold Education Innovation Working #Liberia
Nanny charged after four-year-old boy dies in hot car in Toronto From @GlobeToronto
Trump continues to insist that Russian election interference is a “hoax”:
Ethanol Producers U.S.$1 Billion Expansion Project On Hold: #Zimbabwe
Introducing Argentina
.@Facebook bows to political pressure hands over 3,000 ads bought by a Russian agency
Mexican officials say story of girl trapped in rubble ‘not a reality’
Dollar around some key levels $EURUSD $AUDUSD $USDJPY
This is why Brexiteers hate experts
#almaty #graffiti #kazakhstan
Kim Jong Un calls Trump a “mentally deranged U.S. dotard.”
Europes youth unemployment poses risk to democracy: Mario Draghi via @Reuters
Electric cars can create the biggest disruption since iPhone, chart @BloombergTV
Draghi: Europes youth unemployment poses risk to democracy
Zimbabwe Poll Dates Row - Judge Dismisses Tsvangirai: #Zimbabwe
Anxiety and fear casts shadow over new year for U.S. Jews
Euro zone businesses race ahead, point to strong growth via @Reuters
Africas Newest Countries - Wakanda and Nambia, Get Your Passport Ready: #Africa
#Uber loses its licence to operate in London
Big data, meet Big Brother—
GE nears sale of its industrial unit to ABB: Bloomberg
Kim Jong Un calls Trump deranged, threatens H-bomb test #NorthKorea
#LonelyPlanet Local Brett Atkinson takes us on a tour of his city, #Auckland @travelwriterNZ
Norway under fire for deporting woman who was whipped in Iran
Trumps travel ban set to expire Sunday forcing decision on vetting
China’s Rail Firms Shake Up Personnel #railway #Executive #leadership
A budding tropical system will impact southern Mexico with flooding downpours rough surf:
OPEC and Russia Stay Focused on Cuts as Oil Market Improves #OOTT
Radical Academy: Amir Taakis New Hacker Team Is Spreading Bitcoin in Syria
Trouble is brewing at the WTO... and not the kind people expected. My piece this week:
Democracy is more than a vote!
Five things you should know before you start your work day via @FPExecEditor @nicole_mac1
#Greeces manufacturing industry focuses on #exports for growth
#ECBs Draghi says inflation rates are not there via @markets
On whose terms?
Keep calm. Just a mysterious pink tube thingie.
Graham and Cassidy go into overdrive to win Murkowski vote on ObamaCare repeal
Mirror, mirror on the wall….
Cleveland Midtown Tech Hive: Technology Community
#BloombergGBF @PaulPolman @anandmahindra @abraajgroup @mastercard CEO John #Elkann
London rejects license renewal for Uber, saying company is not “fit and proper.”
Second largest inflows in tech ever BOAML
10 ways to talk about white privilege on social media without annoying people of color:
What happens when rock stardom doesn’t quite work out? Aeon Video:
#Pope Francis views on libertarianism are concerning and misguided | by Ben Jackson
China stock regulator vows crackdown on capital market misbehaviour
All 50 Medicaid directors come out against GOP bill to repeal ObamaCare
Top on #tiajobs today: Digital Project Manager at Cheil Singapore Pte Ltd
Two tankers approach to resume pumping oil from Agia Zoni II #Greece #oilspill
This is not a chart of bitcoin. Central bank assets around the world over the past 100 years #ChartAttack
Share of human resources in science and technology in #EURegions
Feeling a lil lazy? Heres what you should make tonight. #vegan
TV Association Rewrites Scripts on Big Celebrity Paychecks #Entertainment #actors #payroll
Trump warns GOP against voting down new ObamaCare repeal
AEye Completes Live Demo Of 360 Degree Solid State LiDAR System
On eFinancialCareers: Citi analyst confirms the best route into private equity in 2017
The US economy and the Fed seem to be moving in opposite directions — and it cant last
Tourism: visiting abandoned Soviet structures in Lithuania. #Realworld tourism.
Mystery surrounds 11-year-old found tied up in south German vineyard
Glencore subsidiary ST Shipping faces lawsuit over ship impounded in Venezuela
#ECBs Draghi urges youth jobs focus to guard Europes future
The 2 competing forces for the FTSE 100 Strong Sterling vs bull market for stocks
#Rohingya crisis: Bangladesh has asked the @UN to set up safe zones in Myanmar
Anwar involved in accident en route to prison, not injured: Lawyer
These 7 countries want to say goodbye to combustion engines in cars. Whos next?
Mexico earthquake: Rescue efforts continue as death toll rises
Introducing Bolivia
Nevadas GOP governor rips new GOP ObamaCare repeal bill: It pits people against one another
President Hits Out At Trump: #Zimbabwe
#Uber: This is how insecure working is damaging the poorest people in our society
.@TfL strip #Uber of licence to operate in London #TFL
@Peter_Atwater I call this an Atwater. Have you brainwashed me?
City buyer beware: not even Amazon is a sure bet
Apples iPhone 8 sees muted launch in Asia
Legends of Space, ep 8: Sputnik: The satellite that changed the world
NEW: Mueller probe bears down on Manafort
Ubers #London license to be suspended, @Uber to appeal
The UN general assembly’s events have truly terrible titles, so we fixed them — @qz —
@yannbgiraud @P_G_Duarte ....and digging deeper
Discussing how to transform the #eurozone with @adam_tooze at @Columbia European Institute
In print: Red alert about lipids role in skin cancer. Great NV by Jackson Patton
Euro-Area economy is on track for best quarter since 2015
Jamie Dimon lays into bitcoin again, says it’s ‘worth nothing’
Digging.... (for @yannbgiraud @P_G_Duarte)
Uber loses its licence to operate in London
Turkey arrests 14 lawyers over alleged terrorism links
#OPEC Gen Sec Barkindo praises Saudi, Angola, Eq Guinea, Azerbaijan, Brunei, Sudan for #oil output cut compliance
Manafort communicated with Russian operatives as early as 2015: report
#Nepal says will measure Mount #Everest next year to see if lost height
JUST IN: Trump warns GOP against voting down new ObamaCare repeal
#ECBs Draghi urges youth jobs focus to guard Europes future via @aspeciale @pfmflan
Screw my iPhone, I just want the new Apple Watch
#ECBs Draghi urges youth jobs focus to guard Europes future via @aspeciale @pfmflan
They both have points of view:
I just stumbled across this: Busisiwe Mkhwebanes wikipedia page right now
.@jessphillips on how to tackle the trolls:
How to counter narratives of the gas industry: feedbacks from the group discussions now at the #BeyondGas Conference
Uber’s response. Unsurprisingly it’s going to appeal
These are the 10 most Tweeted about world leaders during the first day of #UNGA General Debate
I Wish She Hadnt Resigned - Lindiwe Sisulu On Makhosi Khoza: #SouthAfrica
Spain is shipping in police to boost forces in Catalonia ahead of referendum
Rise of the tech bros means gender pay gap may only widen
U.S. and Syria are now the only nations that don’t support the Paris climate agreement
Post-election conundrum awaits Germanys Merkel
Where does the poop go?: The hidden machines of cruise ships
Introducing Peru
Introducing Morocco
Introducing Finland
Sanders to debate Graham, Cassidy live on CNN
India and Australia lead exploration activity in Asia
Danish police drop charges over Queen’s speech TV blackout
analysis of Trumps failed Russia reset by @ianbremmer reminded me of Putins rat story
BHP to carry out biofuelled shipping experiment
An alleged Ethereum hacker gave back $3 million and nobody knows why:
#MarketAtClose | Sensex Nifty post BIGGEST one-day fall in 2017 (Most since Nov 2016)
US Navy carrier drills with Japanese navy amid North Korean tension
Find out about the EIUs Consumer consulting practice
We moan now: See what they said when Canada launched income tax 100 years ago (subscribers)
And this is the list of why @TfL think @uber are not “fit and proper”.... #Uber
Fewer rape investigations are being solved in Sweden, new stats suggest
Threats of war drive some South Koreans to faith
U.S. judge aims to quickly decide lawsuits over DACA. @FedcourtJunkie reports:
In numbers: The bomb hoaxes and mass evacuations plaguing Russia
Malaysia’s transport minister slams liners’ decision to decamp to Singapore
Amazon will open a large new office in NYC, creating 2,000 high-paying jobs
Studies connect trans kids’ negative health outcomes to bullying and harassment
Google signs US $1.1bn HTC smartphone deal
Mueller asks White House to hand over Air Force One phone records: report
Journalist @YLatynina on why she fled Russia after someone torched her car
President Trump announced new economic sanctions against North Korea, @kcalamur writes:
UK Labours Alexander worries about #Brexit time wasted via @bpolitics
The Globe and Mail has an updated news app for iPhone and iPad. Download it here:
Long term energy planning a top priority, says PM
Kavala fire under control
Major parties face heavy election losses, as Germany shifts to the right
Pope acknowledges Catholic church was bit late in recognizing sexual abuse
London Unexpectedly Revokes Ubers Operating License
Thai authorities close in on Yinglucks escape accomplices
There is only one China, and there is only one Taiwan
Lost #sanctuary of #Artemis #Amarysia discovered after century-long search:
Give me strength ...
Uber loses its license to operate in London
Green architecture for South African townships
Introducing Vietnam
Thousands protest in Philippines’ Manila against Duterte
Catalonia protesters demand release of prisoners
Antimonopoly Law at Turning Point / The ‘legal warfare’ of foreign markets
Could Jeremy Corbyn be Britains next prime minister? Our UK cover this week
Electric cars are going to change everything
BREAKING: Uber loses its licence to operate in London
175 scholarships on offer for @ASEAN students ✈️
Citigroup targets Belt and Road to boost China revenue
#Bangladesh #Rohingya refugee camps on the brink of a health disaster: Aid group
Maxine Waters: Ben Carson is an educated fool
In EA, the estimated gov bonds supply in 4Q2017, chart @MorganStanley
Pending lawsuit still a hurdle for #Toshiba
Amal Clooney describes UN investigation into ISIL war crimes as step in the right direction
Muslims in the EU: At home, despite discrimination
3 bond market lessons from the Toys R Us debt drama
BREAKING: London transport authority wont renew Ubers license to operate in the capital
A123 Systems Puts Money Into Solid-State Battery Firm Solid Power
U.S. Navy carrier drills with Japanese navy amid North Korean tension
Flint Had a Lead Crisis in Its Water. Now It Has a Fertility Crisis.
The 5 Biggest Myths In Republicans’ Quest To Lower Corporate Taxes
Could Jeremy Corbyn be Britains next prime minister? Our UK cover this week
LBMA #Gold Price (AM) is USD 1,297.00, EUR 1,082.09 (Sept. 22, 2017)
BREAKING: Uber will not be permitted to operate in London from 30 September
#Luxembourg Current Account at €930M
Dotard was HUGE in the 1820s. And maybe again the 2020s?
Uber is reviewing its Asia operations over what is said to be suspicious activities.
.#Katrougalos: IMF always made it hard to conclude programme reviews:
Here are the seven most extreme plants we’ve so far discovered #spacemetric
Metals take another beating
Australia okays use of China drones in non-classifed operations
Goldman Sachs sees Eskom as the biggest risk to the South African economy
Pippa Malgren @DrPippaM took a break from signing, so I signed a few of her books.
Kevin Warsh frontrunner for Fed chair; worth pointing out that his call was totally wrong?
Yahoo Indictment Offers Clues Into Russian Election Hacks
Celebrating A Commitment To Collaborative Change
They Came to America Fleeing a Brutal Civil War. Trump Just Decided They Need To Go Back.
Beyond “Battle of the Sexes”: 16 Other Times Female Athletes Crushed the Competition
BREAKING: Ubers license has been revoked in London:
Machiavelli would have understood the bind in which May finds herself over #Brexit
UN Should Treat People It Serves With Respect - Rwandan Leader #Rwanda
Putin Just Held a Meeting With Manafort’s Russian Billionaire Buddy
22 September 1888. The first issue of National Geographic Magazine was published.
No matter whats worse, #gas or oil, gas is no bridge fuel, its a roundabout fuel #beyondgas #fearlessFuelless
#Ireland Wholesale Prices month-on-month at -1.1%
Australias Origin Energy to Trial Blockchain Power Trading
UK CBI Industrial Trends Orders Sep: 7 (est 13; prev 13)
Upgraded Lockheed Martin Anti-UAV Laser Tests Succes - UAS VISION
#Robots will soon predict the outcome of natural disasters via physorg_com
.@SimonPirani about narratives - how do we talk about gas? #beyondgas
#Dog and #Pig Saved After Being Stuck in a 15-Foot Well #AnimalRescue
The Future Of Germany’s Energy Transition Policy: An Interview With Patrick Graichen,…
Gorka: Bannon and I contributed to Trumps UN speech
Tourists bare all for Top of Europe photos
Defiant Macron to sign his divisive labour refoms into law live on TV
Huge fire breaks out at Italian frozen pizza factory
Why Muslims are the world’s fastest-growing religious group:
ICTSI buys into another Manila terminal
SP Strips Hong Kong of AAA Rating After China Downgrade
Trump’s Decision Means She Has To Start “All Over Again”
What António Horta-Osório learnt from the global financial crisis
#UnitedKingdom CBI Industrial Trends Orders at 7
UK strikes research deal with US
#Ireland Wholesale Prices year-on-year at -2.4%
TfL has today informed Uber that it will not be issued with a private hire operator licence.
Zuza Mengham encases British lichens within Jesmonite sculptures:
Iran nuclear deal: Trump rebuke could push Tehran towards nukes
Goldman Sachs has had a stinker in commodities @jfarchy
Opinion: Create an open source strategy before you end up like Equifax
#Toshiba Memory sale talks came to nail-biting finish #WesternDigital #BainCapital
Myanmars bloody purge of Rohingya has created an Islamist insurgency
UKs May seeks Florentine renaissance for deadlocked Brexit talks via @Reuters
A North Korea nuclear test over the Pacific? Logical, terrifying via @Reuters
US Navy carrier drills with Japanese navy amid North Korean tension via @Reuters
Missing bookseller Gui Minhais daughter vows to keep fighting for her dad
Are golliwogs racist? The British public still think not
German economy strengthens in boost to euro region outlook
Dont count on a super cycle for new iPhone X sales
Storm Maria pitches Puerto Rico barrio into sunken Venice
Russia says it may hit US-backed forces in Syria if provoked
Pilger nutshells the change: only the euphemisms are missing now
Bangladesh calls for safe zones for fleeing Rohingya Muslims
Cash Requirement for Forward Dollar Purchases Causes Naira Shortage: #Nigeria
#Silver Currency Index (Top 20 GDP Weighted) vs Silver in US Dollar (Sept. 21, 2017) - via
Europe is far too close to approving a wrongheaded tax on tech giants: @Bershidsky via @BV
PICTURES OF THE WEEK (16 - 23 September) #AFP
#Gold gains amid N.Korea concerns, but heads for second weekly decline via @ReutersIndia
#Gold Currency Index (Top 20 GDP Weighted) vs Gold in US Dollar (Sept. 21, 2017) - via
From fleeing Syria to dazzling Merkel in the kitchen
SAs Gupta-cursed Chartered Accountants: Disgrace to global profession? - @becsplanb
Ensure you register your interest in the Energy Web Atlas LNG, visit #ewa #lng
Oil prices narrowly higher as producers meet on output pact via @Reuters
VR needs more competition to build audience, top player Sony says
Theresa Mays Italian job via @simonjkennedy
Alabama senate race exposes Republican rift
China urges North Korea to stop persisting on a dangerous course via @Reuters
Despite tough talk, Canada seen unlikely to walk away from NAFTA
Bangladeshs Sheikh Hasina asks #UNGA to create safe zones for Rohingya
Croatia Removes Billboards of Melania Trump After She Threatens Lawsuit
A bank with a unique value proposition: shared growth [Sponsored]
Jimmy Kimmel emerges as public face of opposition against GOPs ObamaCare repeal bill
Final push for million pound appeal to save the White Cliffs of Dover
ECB warns Balkans over excessive reliance on euro: Benoît Cœuré via @Reuters
World’s first #insurtech #IPO raises $1.5bn #fintech #VC @donweinland
Vegan is the new black
Hasina seeks return of Rohingya refugees to Myanmar
Stores are not “town squares
Theres a reason why Theresa May chose Florence as the setting for her big #Brexit speech
Snoozing jellyfish give clues to the origins of sleep:
Theresa Mays Italian job via @simonjkennedy
Defying Trump, Iran says will boost missile capabilities via @Reuters
Todays flash #euro zone PMI price pressures index charted v core CPI
Please Explainer: A Brief Punters Guide To How Malcolm Roberts Tried To Renounce His ... -
Theresa May is set to give the #Brexit speech of her life
Rival rallies in Philippines as protesters denounce dictator Duterte
North Korea nerves knock US dollar against yen via @Reuters
Brexiteers: The City has a unique time zone advantage that makes irreplaceable as a global financial hub Geography:
Top left quadrant is blank on finl regs. Not so for other reforms.
Sterling hovers below $1.36 as investors await Mays Brexit speech via @Reuters
Apparently we should boycott Evans for boycotting the Mail. I mean, where will this end?
Apples iPhone 8 sees muted launch in Asia
One weird thing about eclipses you’ve probably never noticed
Flood, fix and flip: Houston housing investors see profit in Harveys wake
LOreal advances on prospect of sale of Nestles holding
WATCH: Turkish presidents bodyguards forcefully remove protestors from speech
Look at the Middle of the Barrel to See Oil Rebalance more on @theterminal via @laurablewitt #OOTT


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