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  • David Petraeus, September 2015

    Petraeus: From America's general to Wall Street exec

    For years David Petraeus was the man U.S. presidents turned to for guidance on scary situations around the world.

    The former four-star general was the architect behind the "surge" campaigns in Iraq and then in Afghanistan. Petraeus later became Ameri...


India jobs 2

2.3 million Indians apply for 368 jobs

When the call went out for 368 low-level bureaucrats in Uttar Pradesh, India, more than 2.3 million people applied. The astonishing turnout reveals a problem with the Indian workforce.

Bees suffer

California bees feel the sting of drought

California bees are feeling the sting after four years of continuous drought. The lack of rain and snow has reduced the amount of plants the bees feed on, which in turn limits the amount of pollen and nectar bees can collect which affects the hive’s health.

Wall Street tanks

Special report: Market’s roller coaster ride

After taking a 1,000-point plunge on Monday, the Dow Jones industrial average closes down 588 points.


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