Soros: Merkel taking Europe in wrong direction

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (GOOGLE) — BERLIN — American billionaire George Soros slammed German Chancellor Angela Merkel in an interview published on Sunday, warning that her policies could lead to a repeat more…

Greece: Fire uncivil servants, cut welfare

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SFGATE) — Greek lawmakers on Monday approved harsh new austerity measures demanded by bailout creditors to save the debt-crippled nation from bankruptcy, after rioters in central Athens torched more…

Are Casual Fridays done for?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEWS) — OFFICE workers are ditching casual Friday and dressing more formally because they are worried about keeping their job in tough economic times. Global recruitment company Hays more…

GM warns of 'horrendous losses' in Europe

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — Fears for thousands of British jobs and the future of Vauxhall’s UK car plant have surfaced after bosses at U.S. parent company General Motors warned of more…

At specialty airline, humans howling

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK TIMES) -- An airline just for pets was an act of genius, Martha Hamilton figured. No cold cargo holds for Phoebe, her 10-year-old miniature schnauzer. Attendants more…

Obama budget: Higher taxes, more deficits

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) -- President Obama’s budget request to Congress Monday will forecast a deficit of $1.33 trillion in the current fiscal year and calls for $1.5 trillion in more…