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U.N. health agency struggles with travel abuses

The World Health Organization spent nearly $192 million on travel expenses last year, with staffers sometimes breaking the agency’s own rules by traveling in business class, booking expensive last-minute tickets and traveling without the required approvals, according to internal documents obtained by The Associated Press.

Perfect storm for sunken Solidere shares 

The economic slowdown, a slump in property prices, lucrative interest rates on deposits and a shortage of liquidity in the stock exchange have all contributed to the decline of Solidere shares to record lows in the past two weeks, brokers said Friday.

Perfect storm for sunken Solidere shares 

The economic slowdown, a slump in property prices, lucrative interest rates on deposits and a shortage of liquidity in the stock exchange have all contributed to the decline of Solidere shares to record lows in the past two weeks, brokers said Friday.

Over $1 trillion in M&A hits Gulf

More than 20 Gulf financial institutions with total assets exceeding $1 trillion are in merger talks, part of an unprecedented wave of consolidation in the region’s financial industry. Here’s an overview:

Nadal beats Djokovic for ninth Italian Open title

Rafael Nadal is right back where he wants to be. After losing in the semifinals of three straight clay court tournaments, Nadal dominated for stretches against his longtime rival, Novak Djokovic, in a 6-0, 4-6, 6-1 win Sunday for a record-extending ninth Italian Open title.

Marquez takes French MotoGP for Honda’s 300th win

Spain’s defending world champion Marc Marquez won the French MotoGP at Le Mans Sunday, racking up Honda’s 300th victory in the division and completing a memorable family double after younger brother Alex took the Moto2 race.

Dominant Mercedes brush aside invincibility

The dominance of Mercedes has some people asking already, with 16 races to go, whether the Formula One world champions could do the unthinkable and become the invincibles.

Dutch win controversy-hit Eurovision

The Netherlands won the 2019 Eurovision song contest early Sunday at a show in Tel Aviv that featured a performance by Madonna, plenty of glitz and some controversy.

Dutch win controversy-hit Eurovision

The Netherlands won the 2019 Eurovision song contest early Sunday at a show in Tel Aviv that featured a performance by Madonna, plenty of glitz and some controversy.

Legendary actress and singer Doris Day dead at 97

Doris Day, the honey-voiced singer and actress whose film dramas, musicals and innocent sex comedies made her a top star in the 1950s and '60s and among the most popular screen actresses in history, has died. She was 97.

Fears over rising violence in Amazon

Following traditional rituals, indigenous chief Olimpio Santos Guajajara paints his face with red dye from urucum seeds as he prepares to go on patrol to protect Brazil’s Amazon rainforest.