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January 16, 2019 5:35 AM U.S. police arrest journalist working for Iran's state TV

DUBAI (Reuters) - U.S. police have arrested an American-born journalist working for Iran’s English-language Press TV on unspecified charges, the state-run broadcaster reported on Wednesday. “Marziyeh Hashemi was arrested in St. Louis and sent to custody in Washington DC although no formal charges have been pressed against her,” it said. “She was detained 291

January 15, 2019 7:48 PM Exclusive: Brazil's Odebrecht offers debt-for-equity swap for Atvos unit

SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Corruption-ensnared Odebrecht SA [ODBES.UL] has proposed that creditors take over its sugar and ethanol unit, Atvos Agroindustrial Participacoes SA, in exchange for reducing Odebrecht’s huge debt load, according to two sources with knowledge of the matter. The move is the latest sign of the radical way in which Brazilian conglomerate 268

January 15, 2019 7:10 PM Netflix raises prices for U.S. subscribers

(Reuters) - Netflix Inc (NFLX.O) is raising monthly fees for its U.S. subscribers by between 13 percent and 18 percent, the video streaming pioneer’s first price increase since 2017 as it spends heavily on original content and international expansion. Prices for its popular standard plan, which allows streaming on two devices at the same time, will rise to $12.99 per month 245

January 15, 2019 10:40 AM Man arrested and released for alleged indecent act, does it again three days later, cops say

A Minnesota man who was arrested in Florida earlier this month for allegedly masturbating in public was bailed out of jail and arrested three days later for allegedly masturbating in another hotel in front of guests, reports said. Jason Tietz, 47, was arrested on Jan. 9 after he was seen touching himself at Hotel Zamora in St. Pete Beach, Fla., police 57

January 14, 2019 4:45 PM Ethiopia charges METEC head with additional corruption case

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) - Ethiopia hit the former head of military-run industrial conglomerate METEC with additional corruption charges on Monday, in a complex case seen as a test of the new prime minister’s anti-corruption campaign. Kinfe Dagnew was arrested along with dozens of other employees of the METEC two months ago. The new charges relate to the procurement 68

January 14, 2019 12:17 AM Renault-Nissan's Ghosn received 7 million euros from Dutch JV: Les Echos

PARIS (Reuters) - Ousted Renault-Nissan alliance chairman Carlos Ghosn was paid 7 million euros ($8 million) through a Dutch joint venture between Nissan and Mitsubishi, French financial daily Les Echos reported on its website on Sunday. Les Echos said that Nissan and Mitsubishi in June 2017 set up joint venture Nissan Mitsubishi BV (NMBV) in the Netherlands 63

January 11, 2019 3:44 PM Ohio woman charged with drug possession shows up to court with more drugs, court docs say

Elizabeth Darlene Wilson of Minerva, Ohio, allegedly brought drugs to court. (Stark County Sheriff's Office) An Ohio woman showed up to court for a hearing on drug charges Monday with a backpack filled with drugs in tow, officials said. Elizabeth Darlene Wilson, 31, of Minerva, was charged with two counts of aggravated possession of drugs and one count 48

January 10, 2019 6:45 PM Philadelphia man dies after being punched at dog park, police say

Drew Justice, 38, died after he was punched during a dispute with another dog walker at a Philadelphia park on Saturday, police said. (Facebook) A Philadelphia man who was walking his dog died Saturday after he was punched during an altercation with another dog walker at a city park. Drew Justice, 38, and his fiancée were walking their dog at Gold Star Park around 50

January 10, 2019 5:46 PM Oregon bar sues bartender for $115G for drinking on the job

One Oregon bartender who apparently had one too many drinks while on the job is being sued by his employer for $115,000. (iStock) One Oregon bartender who apparently had one too many drinks – while on the job – is being sued by his employer for $115,000, after the establishment was smacked with a lengthy liquor license suspension for his actions 36

January 10, 2019 8:47 AM Ohio teen shot in head 'horsing around' during game of Russian roulette: police

An Ohio teen was “horsing around” when he was shot in the head while playing Russian roulette, police said. Akron police said the 17-year-old boy was injured around 1 a.m. Saturday inside a home. He was playing the deadly game with another teen boy, 16, and a 20-year-old man when he was shot. “They were horsing around with a handgun,” said Lt. Rick Edwards 45