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By in News on April 4, 2017
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Bondholders Stranded as HNA-Backed Airport Defaults
September 20, 2019
In a departure from HNA Group’s record of paying back international bondholders despite its financial constraints, an airport partly owned by units of the Chinese conglomerate has failed to repay holders of its dollar bonds on time.
Zuckerberg Meets With Trump, Faces Tough Questions from Senators
September 20, 2019
With his company under a regulatory spotlight, Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg scored a meeting at the White House Thursday—but faced a chillier reception from lawmakers on Capitol Hill.
PG&E Bondholders Ally With Wildfire Victims to Propose New Bankruptcy Exit Plan
September 20, 2019
Court papers filed by a group of PG&E bondholders, including Elliott Management and by the official committee representing fire victims, asked for the green light to put a chapter 11 plan on the table that would compete with the company’s own restructuring framework.
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‘If you are suckers, it’s not my fault!’ Even creepy deepfake Putin won't admit to meddling in US elections (VIDEO)
September 19, 2019
Preview A real-time deepfake construct of Vladimir Putin was interviewed live on stage by the MIT Technology Review editor, who ducked into a booth to play the Russian leader. Perfect? Not quite, but rapidly crossing the uncanny valley.
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‘Why does YouTube do dumb things?’: Checkmark overhaul leaves creators FURIOUS
September 19, 2019
Preview YouTube has stripped all of its channels of automatic verification. From now on the platform will decide who to verify with a checkmark – and who to ignore. The move has content creators livid.
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Red-handed in blackface: THIRD example of Justin Trudeau in ‘racist’ makeup surfaces after PM swears he only did it ‘twice’
September 19, 2019
Preview There’s just no end to revelations of embarrassing imagery for Canadian PM Justin Trudeau, with the media digging up the third alleged instance of him wearing blackface in 24 hours. Worse yet, it appears to point at him lying.
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