The empire striking back’. How the Carlyle Group’s co-founders fell out with their hand-picked successor

Growing tensions within the private-equity firm — between a new CEO eager to assert power and an old guard reluctant to give it up — reached the breaking point last week.

A tragedy': Britain's cost-of-living crisis worsens as rents soar and energy bills top $5,000

The typical household is expected to spend the equivalent of £4,266 on energy each year from January. Prime Minister Boris Johnson's spokesperson said it would be up to his successor to make...

In race to win, UK Conservatives accused of ignoring crises

LONDON (AP) — As Britain swelters through a roasting summer, and braces for a cold financial reckoning in the fall, calls for the Conservative government to act are getting louder.But the...

Nvidia unveils its Omniverse Avatar Cloud Engine, a suite of cloud-native AI models and services for developers...

What's happeningNvidia announced technology to let metaverse developers create lifelike avatars that can give an animated human face to the computers that people will interact with online.Why it...

Johnson ‘absolutely certain’ next PM will offer more help on paying bills

PM makes unexpected intervention as Rishi Sunak criticises Liz Truss for refusal to commit to more handoutsBoris Johnson has waded into the Tory leadership row over energy costs by declaring he is...

Broncos sale to Walton group unanimously OKed by NFL owners

BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — The record $4.65 billion sale of the Denver Broncos to Walmart heir Rob Walton and his daughter and son-in-law was unanimously approved Tuesday by NFL owners, the...

RESULTS: Vermont Democrats will choose a successor to veteran Sen. Patrick Leahy

Democrats will select a nominee to succeed long-serving Patrick Leahy, while popular GOP Gov. Phil Scot is seeking renomination.

New Hard Rock Atlantic City boss looks past his casino walls

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — At 11:30 on a Saturday night, Anthony Faranca was meeting with a group of cleaning workers at the Hard Rock casino before they started their shift, introducing himself,...

Google tries shaming Apple into adopting RCS with #getthemessage campaign

Google is kicking off a new publicity campaign today to pressure Apple into adopting RCS, the cross-platform messaging protocol that’s meant to be a successor to the aging SMS and MMS standards. ...

The UK’s Next Leader Might Be Knee-Deep in a Recession

If the Bank of England’s latest economic forecasts are correct, Boris Johnson’s successor won’t have an easy time of it.

RSA’s ‘Quantum-Proof’ Successor May Not Be Safe For Long

When investing in PQC migration, you want to do it right the first time.

Carlyle Chief Executive to Step Down

Kewsong Lee will step down as CEO immediately. He will leave the firm when his five-year employment agreement ends at the end of this year. Carlyle said late Sunday after The Wall Street Journal...

Carlyle Chief Executive to Step Down

Kewsong Lee will step down as CEO immediately. He will leave the firm when his five-year employment agreement ends at the end of this year. Carlyle said late Sunday after The Wall Street Journal...

Carlyle Chief Executive to Step Down

Kewsong Lee will step down as CEO immediately. He will leave the firm when his five-year employment agreement ends at the end of this year. Carlyle said late Sunday after The Wall Street Journal...

Tom Alberg, who guided Amazon and helped shape modern Seattle into a high-tech hub, dies at 82

Tom Alberg was a co-founder of Madrona Venture Group, which has invested in tech startups for 27 years. Alberg backed Amazon with one of its first investment checks at its inception. He served on...

Tom Alberg, who guided Amazon and helped shape modern Seattle into a high-tech hub, dies at 82

Tom Alberg was a co-founder of Madrona Venture Group, which has invested in tech startups for 27 years. Alberg backed Amazon with one of its first investment checks at its inception. He served on...

Heat, humidity test Freeman's Irish at first practice

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Notre Dame coach Marcus Freeman isn't wasting any time. Not with the Irish's season opener against the coach's alma mater coming up on the horizon.Following a two-hour...

US keeping ex-prison chief as top adviser after rocky tenure

WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal Bureau of Prisons is keeping its former director on the payroll as an adviser to his successor, rewarding him with an influential new role after concerns about his...

Saylor’s Side Of The Story: MSTR Outperformed Every Asset Class & Tech Stock

Is Michael Saylor’s side of the story the reality of the situation? Or is he on a damage control tour? The ex-MicroStrategy CEO spent the whole day as a guest in what seems like every US financial...

What Happens to the National Debt After Secession?

The topic of secession has become increasing more common in recent years as various regions and minority populations (e.g., California and Texas) has openly suggested breaking away from the United...

Atlantic City's Joe Lupo to run Mirage casino for Hard Rock

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Joe Lupo, who has helped two of Atlantic City's most successful casinos thrive through years of market turbulence, will run the Mirage Hotel & Casino once Hard Rock buys...

Kenya's election rips open scars of inequality, corruption

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — In the shadow of a glossy, thousand-dollar campaign billboard, one of many across Kenya’s capital, street vendors struggle to make even 200 shillings ($1.68) a day and often...

PayPal jumps as Elliott Management says it has a $2 billion holding in the financial services company

PayPal shares rose as much as 13% in extended trading on Tuesday. Financial services firm issued stronger-than-expected second-quarter results. PayPal said it had entered into an...

Lamborghini braces for cold winter after a record first half

Wealthy sports car enthusiasts powered Italian supercar brand Lamborghini to record first-half deliveries and profitability, but Chief Executive Stephan Winkelmann said he is preparing for a...

Zawahiri strike gives Biden counter-terrorism strategy boost, but concerns persist

By Idrees Ali and Jonathan Landay WASHINGTON - The CIA drone strike that killed Al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri delivered a long-sought win for U.S. President Joe Biden's counter-terrorism...

The noble capital of Vienna'

Vienna as an international capital is a city that has been a pivot for diplomacy, culture, intellectual thought, music, art, design, and architecture for hundreds of years. Three high-profile...

The terrorism 'mastermind'

Ayman al-Zawahiri, the leader of Al Qaeda and one of the FBI's Most Wanted, was killed over the weekend in a U.S. drone strike. President Biden called him the "mastermind" of several attacks that...

UK's Domino's pizza says inflation took bite out of profits

By Shanima A -Britain's Domino's Pizza (NYSE:DPZ) reported a 16% fall in first-half pretax profit on Tuesday, following rising costs and food inflation, and said it was increasing its media spend...

After a record first half, Lamborghini prepares for a cold winter

By Joseph White DETROIT - Wealthy sports car enthusiasts powered Italian supercar brand Lamborghini to record first-half deliveries and profitability, but Chief Executive Stephan Winkelmann said...

Who was Ayman al-Zawahiri, al-Qaeda leader and Osama bin Laden successor

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