Malaysia says no decision yet on new offers to search for missing MH370

0SHARESShare KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Malaysia said on Tuesday it has received proposals from three companies offering to continue the search for Malaysian Airlines flight MH370, which has been missing since 2014, but no decision has been made yet. MH370 vanished three years ago somewhere in the southern Indian Ocean en route to Beijing from Kuala Lumpur with 239 people ...

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Iraqi-backed Yazidi group takes over Sinjar after Kurdish pullout: residents

0SHARESShare BAGHDAD (Reuters) – An Iraqi Yazidi group affiliated with Iraq’s Shi‘ite-led Popular Mobilisation took full control on Tuesday of the Yazidi city of Sinjar, in the north west of the country, residents told Reuters. The Yazidi group called Lalesh, extended their control over all of Sinjar after the withdrawal late on Monday of Kurdish Peshmerga fighters who were also ...

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Philippine president declares Marawi City liberated from militants

0SHARESShare MANILA (Reuters) – Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday declared Marawi City liberated from pro-Islamic State militants who have held the heart of the city for 148 days, media and a government minister said. Duterte was visiting Marawi, a day after two leaders of the rebel alliance were killed. Reporters from CNN Philippines and ABS-CBN said Duterte made the ...

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Suspected U.S. drone strike kills five on Pakistan-Afghanistan frontier

0SHARESShare PARACHINAR/PESHAWAR, Pakistan (Reuters) – A suspected U.S. drone strike killed five people on the mountainous Pakistan-Afghanistan border, government and militant sources said on Tuesday, days after a Canadian-American couple held hostage by the Taliban were freed from the same area. Taliban sources said at least five members of the Pakistan-based Haqqani militants, allied to the Taliban, were killed in ...

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Sarah Kliff ­­­­­­­­­on the Big Questions

0SHARESShare Katrina Greenwood on July 24 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.Joe Raedle/Getty Images Listen to Episode 849 of Slate’s The Gist: Advertisement You can’t get away from Obamacare news, and with each repeal effort there are familiar, wild-eyed claims from the law’s supporters and detractors. Will chipping away at the Affordable Care Act cause people to die? Did the health care ...

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THE SMALL BUSINESS FINTECH REPORT: How fintechs are targeting small- and medium-sized businesses and pushing incumbents to fight back

0SHARESShare BI Intelligence This is a preview of a research report from BI Intelligence, Business Insider’s premium research service. To learn more about BI Intelligence, click here . Fintechs have found a way to serve small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) while still making a profit, and now incumbents want in on the action.  SMBs have been historically underserved by financial services providers, ...

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A huge chunk of men who rule corporate America would prefer if everyone focused less on diversity

0SHARESShare Mad Men / Facebook Corporate America is still run by mostly white, old men. According to a new survey, they’re not too bothered about the lack of diversity. Nearly a third of the men surveyed recently by PwC would prefer if less attention was paid to diversity. Thirty-one percent of men said there is too much focus on it, compared to ...

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Trump 'constantly looks for other scapegoats': Leon Panetta criticizes the president's response to US deaths in Niger

@AC360/Twitter Former Defense Secretary Leon Panetta criticized President Donald Trump’s response to the deaths of four US soldiers in Niger, during an interview with CNN’s Anderson Cooper on Monday. Trump addressed the deaths of the four soldiers, who were killed on October 4, for the first time on Monday, after facing backlash from the public. During the press briefing, Trump said ...

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The new titans of Wall Street are crushing it this year (KKR)

Stephen Schwarzman, CEO of Blackstone GroupGonzalo Fuentes/ Reuters Equity markets have been red hot, but one area of Wall Street has been even hotter.  Shares of alternative investment managers — those which deal with assets outside of traditional equities, like private equity, distressed debt and real estate — are up roughly 40% so far this year, over double the S&P 500 ‘s ...

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North Korea says 'a nuclear war may break out any moment'

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, center. REUTERS/KCNA UNITED NATIONS (AP) — North Korea’s deputy U.N. ambassador warned Monday that the situation on the Korean peninsula “has reached the touch-and-go point and a nuclear war may break out any moment.” Kim In Ryong told the U.N. General Assembly’s disarmament committee that North Korea is the only country in the world ...

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