Business Feb 22, 2018

Atlantic defies media trend with new hiring binge

The Atlantic, the media group stemming from the longtime U.S. magazine, said Wednesday it will add up to 100 new staff, forecasting growth despite a depressed media sector. The news follows an announcement last year that Laurene Powell Jobs, widow of the late Steve Jobs, ...

National / Politics Aug 15, 2015

U.S. welcomes Abe statement; papers critical

The White House welcomed Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's statement Friday expressing remorse over the country's wartime actions, but influential U.S. news outlets criticized Abe for failing to apologize in his own words. "We welcome Prime Minister Abe's expression of deep remorse for the suffering caused ...

Sepp Blatter to step down as FIFA president

Soccer Jun 3, 2015

Sepp Blatter to step down as FIFA president

The end for Sepp Blatter came suddenly, just days after he had seemingly solidified his hold on FIFA. The 79-year-old leader of the world's most popular sport defied global animosity last week to win four more years in office. But his re-election only increased the ...