Business

8:29am

Tue July 7, 2015
The Two-Way

EU Leaders Call On Greece To Offer 'Serious And Credible' Proposals

Originally published on Tue July 7, 2015 9:42 am

European leaders called on Greece to issue "serious and credible proposals" to try to find a way forward, after Greek voters rejected a bailout deal that would have given the country more credit to pay its debt in exchange for tough austerity measures.

The German and French leaders issued the call ahead of a meeting of Eurozone leaders on Tuesday.

The Guardian reports:

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5:11am

Tue July 7, 2015
Technology

Hackers Target Controversial Italian Cyber Espionage Company

Originally published on Tue July 7, 2015 7:44 am

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5:11am

Tue July 7, 2015
Economy

With Greece Facing Economic Abyss, What Will EU Leaders Do?

Originally published on Tue July 7, 2015 7:44 am

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5:11am

Tue July 7, 2015
Economy

The Global Financial Crisis Did A Real Number On Greece's Economy

Originally published on Tue July 7, 2015 7:44 am

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5:20pm

Mon July 6, 2015
Remembrances

Burt Shavitz, Face Of Burt's Bees, Dies At 80

Originally published on Mon July 6, 2015 9:02 pm

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5:20pm

Mon July 6, 2015
Technology

Hacking Team Breach Reveals Firm Sold Spying Tools To Repressive Regimes

Originally published on Tue July 7, 2015 1:48 am

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5:20pm

Mon July 6, 2015
Business

Major U.S. Airlines Push Back Against Expansion Of Gulf Carriers

Originally published on Mon July 6, 2015 9:02 pm

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3:54pm

Mon July 6, 2015
The Two-Way

Reddit CEO Apologizes Days After User Revolt Over Firing Of Popular Figure

Originally published on Mon July 6, 2015 5:57 pm

The popular reddit question-and-answer section /r/IAmA, along with hundreds of others, has shut down in an apparent protest over the dismissal of a key figure at the social sharing site.
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Reddit CEO Ellen Pao has apologized to users of the popular website reddit, citing a "long history of mistakes" that resulted in an insurrection last week in which moderators shut down many of the site's most popular sections to protest the dismissal of a key figure in the site's popular r/IAmA section.

Here's part of Pao's apology that was posted on the site Monday:

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12:52pm

Mon July 6, 2015
The Two-Way

Burt Shavitz, Namesake And Co-Founder Of Burt's Bees, Dies

Originally published on Mon July 6, 2015 4:05 pm

Burt Shavitz, who co-founded Burt's Bees, died Sunday in Bangor, Maine.
Robert F. Bukaty AP

Burt Shavitz, the man whose face is on your minty Burt's Bees lip balm and body wash, died on Sunday in Bangor, Maine. He was 80.

NPR's Elizabeth Blair reports that Shavitz's death resulted from respiratory complications.

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10:08am

Mon July 6, 2015
Shots - Health News

Industry Payments To Nurses Go Unreported In Federal Database

Following the money trail is pretty easy with doctors, but nurses are another story.
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A nurse practitioner in Connecticut pleaded guilty in June to taking $83,000 in kickbacks from a drug company in exchange for prescribing its high-priced drug to treat cancer pain. In some cases, she delivered promotional talks attended only by herself and a company sales representative.

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