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Syria: Civilians face familiar threats in rebel-held areas
Beirut, Lebanon - The last rebel-held enclave was meant to be a safe zone for three million displaced Syrians who fled government-controlled areas fearing arrest, torture or both. But similar crimes are happening in Idlib province - although to a lesser extent than they have been committed in government-controlled territory - as well as in areas west of…
A big change in accounting will put $3 trillion in liabilities on corporate balance sheets
A new corporate accounting rule is about to pull an estimated $3 trillion out of the shadows. Starting this year, companies are required to record the cost of renting assets used in their operations, such as office space, equipment, planes and cars, on their balance sheets rather than bury that expense in the footnotes of…
Kelly Clarkson is a star reborn with this cover of Lady Gaga’s ‘Shallow’
Kelly Clarkson is far from the “Shallow” now. During Green Bay, WI tour stop on Friday night, the Meaning of Life singer, 36, delivered a powerhouse cover of Lady Gaga’s Oscar-nominated hit from the film A Star Is Born. Clarkson shared it online as part of her latest “A Minute and a Glass of Wine”…
Harris hustles to lock down California en route to the nomination
While the Democratic presidential field is still taking shape, the lack of an in-state competitor plays to Sen. Kamala Harris’ advantage. | Denis Poroy/AP Photo 2020 ELECTIONS ‘Our strategy runs straight through California,’ says a top adviser. But a subpar performance in her home state could also sink Harris’ candidacy. By CHRISTOPHER CADELAGO 02/16/2019 06:49…
The Awardist podcast: Oscar controversies, final predictions, and Kevin Feige
Voting is underway for the 91st Academy Awards, the ceremony is just over a week away, and the drama is at a fever pitch. First, there was the Kevin Hart hosting controversy, then the flap over which nominees for Best Original Song would be performed, then questions about who would be presenting, and then the…