United States of America
MapoList


Two years of salary to see Michelle O? Tickets offered online for £70,000

Tickets to see Michelle Obama speak in London sold out within seconds, and were quickly posted for as much as £70,000 – over twice the average yearly salary in the UK – on second-hand tout websites. Read Full Article at RT.com

How Companies Secretly Boost Their Glassdoor Ratings

Employers flood the ranking site with 5-star postings requested from enthusiastic staffers, leading to unusual spikes, a WSJ investigation found. This is a conundrum facing many influential raters, including Amazon.com, Yelp and TripAdvisor, who have had to f
WSJ.com: WSJD

How Companies Secretly Boost Their Glassdoor Ratings

Employers flood the ranking site with 5-star postings requested from enthusiastic staffers, leading to unusual spikes, a WSJ investigation found. This is a conundrum facing many influential raters, including Amazon.com, Yelp and TripAdvisor, who have had to fend off attempts to game reviews.

Moscow demands Israel stop its spontaneous strikes on Syria

Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova called to think about possible consequences of sparking a new spiral of tension in the Middle East
TASS

Moscow demands Israel stop its spontaneous strikes on Syria

Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova called to think about possible consequences of sparking a new spiral of tension in the Middle East

Putin reiterates Russia’s drive to include Sambo wrestling into Olympic program

The president said said that Sambo «is a national sport» in Russia, which «was generated of different martial arts of peoples of the USSR»
TASS

Putin reiterates Russia’s drive to include Sambo wrestling into Olympic program

The president said said that Sambo «is a national sport» in Russia, which «was generated of different martial arts of peoples of the USSR»

Fox News guest compares Ocasio-Cortez to Stalin, Hitler & Mao

Calling for taxing the super-rich and fighting climate change are signs that the person doing it wants to send political opponents to a gulag, exterminate millions and make the country starve, Fox News guest Ben Stein implied. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT America

Fox News guest compares Ocasio-Cortez to Stalin, Hitler & Mao

Calling for taxing the super-rich and fighting climate change are signs that the person doing it wants to send political opponents to a gulag, exterminate millions and make the country starve, Fox News guest Ben Stein implied. Read Full Article at RT.com

‘I had every right to stand there’: Covington Catholic student says he has nothing to apologize for

Nick Sandmann, the MAGA hat-wearing student at the center of the viral staredown with Native American campaigner Nathan Phillips, says he did nothing wrong during the clash in Washington. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT America

‘I had every right to stand there’: Covington Catholic student says he has nothing to apologize for

Nick Sandmann, the MAGA hat-wearing student at the center of the viral staredown with Native American campaigner Nathan Phillips, says he did nothing wrong during the clash in Washington. Read Full Article at RT.com

‘She was robbed!’: Serena Williams fans blame umpire for quarterfinal loss at Australian Open

Devoted Serena Williams fans have lambasted the umpire in charge of her Australian Open quarterfinal defeat against Karolina Pliskova, accusing him of «stealing» victory from the US star. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT - Daily news

‘She was robbed!’: Serena Williams fans blame umpire for quarterfinal loss at Australian Open

Devoted Serena Williams fans have lambasted the umpire in charge of her Australian Open quarterfinal defeat against Karolina Pliskova, accusing him of «stealing» victory from the US star. Read Full Article at RT.com

Huawei may pull out of markets where it is not ‘welcome’

Chinese tech giant Huawei says it will focus on countries “where we are welcome” amid accusations the firm poses security risks in the West, chairman Liang Hua reportedly said during the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT - Daily news

Huawei may pull out of markets where it is not ‘welcome’

Chinese tech giant Huawei says it will focus on countries “where we are welcome” amid accusations the firm poses security risks in the West, chairman Liang Hua reportedly said during the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos. Read Full Article at RT.com

Sanctions on Moscow will hurt US long term – head of Russia’s wealth fund

Western anti-Russia sanctions are proving to be ineffective and are starting to harm America more, according to the CEO of the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) Kirill Dmitriev. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT - Daily news

Sanctions on Moscow will hurt US long term – head of Russia’s wealth fund

Western anti-Russia sanctions are proving to be ineffective and are starting to harm America more, according to the CEO of the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) Kirill Dmitriev. Read Full Article at RT.com

Dozens of rescuers rush to help as elephant struggles to survive 35-foot plunge into well (VIDEO)

Villagers in rural India were horrified to find an elephant trapped 35ft down their well. Realizing the animal was tiring fast and at serious risk of drowning, locals banded together to launch a daring rescue. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT - Daily news

Dozens of rescuers rush to help as elephant struggles to survive 35-foot plunge into well (VIDEO)

Villagers in rural India were horrified to find an elephant trapped 35ft down their well. Realizing the animal was tiring fast and at serious risk of drowning, locals banded together to launch a daring rescue. Read Full Article at RT.com

‘Western media has become cheerleader for war’ – analyst on Estonian journo’s ‘bomb Russia’ article

A recent Estonian op-ed calling for capability to shell St.Petersburg and sink Russian ships in case of conflict may be hypothetical, but the pressure on Tallinn to buy missiles from NATO is real, a British journalist told RT. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT - Daily news

‘Western media has become cheerleader for war’ – analyst on Estonian journo’s ‘bomb Russia’ article

A recent Estonian op-ed calling for capability to shell St.Petersburg and sink Russian ships in case of conflict may be hypothetical, but the pressure on Tallinn to buy missiles from NATO is real, a British journalist told RT. Read Full Article at RT.com

Washington’s demand for eliminating 9M729 missile unacceptable for Russia, says Moscow

Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov stressed that the 9M729 cruise missile issue swill give another chance to dialogue with the US on preserving the IINF Treaty
TASS

Washington’s demand for eliminating 9M729 missile unacceptable for Russia, says Moscow

Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov stressed that the 9M729 cruise missile issue swill give another chance to dialogue with the US on preserving the IINF Treaty

Japan’s ruling party fears peace treaty talks with Russia may drag on

Meanwhile, there are reports in the Japanese media that dialogue between Moscow and Tokyo may be held rather successfully
TASS

Japan’s ruling party fears peace treaty talks with Russia may drag on

Meanwhile, there are reports in the Japanese media that dialogue between Moscow and Tokyo may be held rather successfully

Man who tried to hijack Aeroflot flight to undergo mental examination

So far, medical examination showed traces of neither drugs nor psychotropic substances nor alcohol in PAvel Shapovalov’s blood
TASS

Man who tried to hijack Aeroflot flight to undergo mental examination

So far, medical examination showed traces of neither drugs nor psychotropic substances nor alcohol in PAvel Shapovalov’s blood

Russia is fully compliant with INF Treaty, top brass says

The head of the Missile Troops and Artillery of Russia’s Ground Forces noted that the ongoing US campaign on accusing Russia of violating the INF Treaty is groundless
TASS

Russia is fully compliant with INF Treaty, top brass says

The head of the Missile Troops and Artillery of Russia’s Ground Forces noted that the ongoing US campaign on accusing Russia of violating the INF Treaty is groundless

‘Our men in Salisbury’: Petrov & Boshirov's European adventures turned into board game in Russia

For less than $2 you can now relive the experience of fitness instructors-cum-alleged GRU agents Ruslan Boshirov and Aleksandr Petrov, as they set off from Moscow to the English cathedral city. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT - Daily news

‘Our men in Salisbury’: Petrov & Boshirov's European adventures turned into board game in Russia

For less than $2 you can now relive the experience of fitness instructors-cum-alleged GRU agents Ruslan Boshirov and Aleksandr Petrov, as they set off from Moscow to the English cathedral city. Read Full Article at RT.com

House passes bill preventing Trump from leaving NATO, tells allies to start pulling weight

The US House of Representatives has passed a bill to prevent President Donald Trump from withdrawing the country from NATO, but called on European allies to pay their dues – just like Trump has demanded. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT - Daily news

House passes bill preventing Trump from leaving NATO, tells allies to start pulling weight

The US House of Representatives has passed a bill to prevent President Donald Trump from withdrawing the country from NATO, but called on European allies to pay their dues – just like Trump has demanded. Read Full Article at RT.com

Switzerland & Iran developing payment channel to bypass US sanctions

A special financial mechanism aimed at maintaining trade ties between Switzerland and Iran is ready for implementation, according to Sharif Nezam-Mafi, the head of the countries’ joint chamber of commerce. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT - Daily news

Switzerland & Iran developing payment channel to bypass US sanctions

A special financial mechanism aimed at maintaining trade ties between Switzerland and Iran is ready for implementation, according to Sharif Nezam-Mafi, the head of the countries’ joint chamber of commerce. Read Full Article at RT.com

‘If Vogue can’t identify Muslim girls, why not hire someone who can?’

Fashion magazine Vogue had to apologize after misidentifying a Muslim activist featured in its latest issue. Avoiding such gaffes may be as simple as diversifying its staff, an American Muslim author told RT. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT - Daily news

‘If Vogue can’t identify Muslim girls, why not hire someone who can?’

Fashion magazine Vogue had to apologize after misidentifying a Muslim activist featured in its latest issue. Avoiding such gaffes may be as simple as diversifying its staff, an American Muslim author told RT. Read Full Article at RT.com

Russian servicemen deliver warm clothes and bread to Syria’s Aleppo

Russian servicemen have delivered about 250 packages of warm clothes and more than 1 tonne of bread to the residents of the al-Khalasi district
TASS

Russian servicemen deliver warm clothes and bread to Syria’s Aleppo

Russian servicemen have delivered about 250 packages of warm clothes and more than 1 tonne of bread to the residents of the al-Khalasi district

Former Japanese residents of Kurils disappointed with results of Putin-Abe meeting — Kyodo

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe held a meeting in Moscow on January 22
TASS

Former Japanese residents of Kurils disappointed with results of Putin-Abe meeting — Kyodo

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe held a meeting in Moscow on January 22

Russia climbs to 24th spot in world’s best countries ranking

Russia has climbed two spots to be ranked 24th in the 2018 Best Countries report published by the U.S. News & World Report magazine
TASS

Russia climbs to 24th spot in world’s best countries ranking

Russia has climbed two spots to be ranked 24th in the 2018 Best Countries report published by the U.S. News & World Report magazine

Compostables, Meant to Cut Plastic Waste, Are Stumbling

Compostable bags, cups and cutlery are becoming more popular amid the mounting backlash against plastic waste, but many products aren’t making it to the compost heap.
WSJ.com: US Business

Compostables, Meant to Cut Plastic Waste, Are Stumbling

Compostable bags, cups and cutlery are becoming more popular amid the mounting backlash against plastic waste, but many products aren’t making it to the compost heap.

Silicon Valley's Unbridled Optimism Gets Fresh Reality Check

Startup investors and company founders warn that the unchecked growth of the past several years could be hitting a limit. A rout of publicly traded tech companies is fostering newfound restraint.
WSJ.com: US Business

Silicon Valley's Unbridled Optimism Gets Fresh Reality Check

Startup investors and company founders warn that the unchecked growth of the past several years could be hitting a limit. A rout of publicly traded tech companies is fostering newfound restraint.

Johnson & Johnson Expects Sales Growth to Slow

Johnson & Johnson said it expects its sales growth to slow in 2019, citing pricing pressures and generic-drug competition for its pharmaceutical division.
WSJ.com: US Business

Johnson & Johnson Expects Sales Growth to Slow

Johnson & Johnson said it expects its sales growth to slow in 2019, citing pricing pressures and generic-drug competition for its pharmaceutical division.

IBM Beats Earnings Expectations Although Its Revenue Again Declines

IBM’s revenue fell 3.5% in the latest quarter, a second consecutive quarterly drop that underscores significant challenges the tech giant faces in recapturing growth.
WSJ.com: US Business

IBM Beats Earnings Expectations Although Its Revenue Again Declines

IBM’s revenue fell 3.5% in the latest quarter, a second consecutive quarterly drop that underscores significant challenges the tech giant faces in recapturing growth.

Starboard, Elliott Management Call on eBay to Shed StubHub, Classifieds

EBay is being circled by a pair of activist investors who want the online marketplace to consider parting with StubHub and its classified-ad business.
WSJ.com: US Business

Starboard, Elliott Management Call on eBay to Shed StubHub, Classifieds

EBay is being circled by a pair of activist investors who want the online marketplace to consider parting with StubHub and its classified-ad business.

Playground politics: ‘Yellow Vests vs. Police’ game hitting French schoolyards

As France experiences its worst turmoil in decades, a new craze is sweeping French schoolyards. Alongside football, tag, and hopscotch, perceptive kids are taking sides in a new game at recess: Yellow Vests against the police. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT - Daily news

Playground politics: ‘Yellow Vests vs. Police’ game hitting French schoolyards

As France experiences its worst turmoil in decades, a new craze is sweeping French schoolyards. Alongside football, tag, and hopscotch, perceptive kids are taking sides in a new game at recess: Yellow Vests against the police. Read Full Article at RT.com

Get more results via ClueGoal