Spanx founder gives employees first-class flight allowance

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Spanx founder gives employees first-class flight allowance

Staff at Spanx, the successful US firm that manufactures comfortable underwear for women, will get paid two first-class air tickets for an entire year, company director Sharon Weston Beshears has revealed. A message sent…

Ethiopian military attacks Eritrean militia in tense border region

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Ethiopian military attacks Eritrean militia in tense border region

Written by Staff Writer There were clashes overnight between Ethiopia’s military and armed militia in the war-torn region of Tigray, which borders Eritrea, according to an Ethiopian statement. The statement said that the militia…

Former NFL Official Carl Madsen, 60, Dies Suddenly

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Former NFL Official Carl Madsen, 60, Dies Suddenly

Mr. Madsen, who joined the NFL in 1970 and spent more than 40 years on the league’s officiating staff, was returning from a Chiefs-Titans game in Tennessee when he went into cardiac arrest. He…

Prosecutor chief goes on UN run

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Prosecutor chief goes on UN run

BRASILIA, Brazil — The chief prosecutor of the International Criminal Court said Tuesday that Brazil’s right-wing president, Jair Bolsonaro, has committed “war crimes against humanity” for his record on environmental protection in the Amazon….

Shinsuke Sato in posthumous Japanese film festival blitz

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Shinsuke Sato in posthumous Japanese film festival blitz

Over two days this weekend, Japanese director Shinichiro Yoshida showed a sneak preview of his latest film, Almost Christmas, in the distinctly eccentrically-named Theatre of Eternal Snow in Sapporo, Hokkaido. The prize for most…