For six months the island of St. John came under the control of rebels who rose up against their owners, TeleSur reports.
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Authorities in Brussels have charged HSBC’s private banking arm, which is based in Switzerland, with helping wealthy Belgians to avoid taxes.
Prosecutors allege that hundreds of clients – including diamond dealers in Antwerp – moved money to offshore tax havens with the help of the bank. 265 more words
Work Bitch Wednesday: So Working Overtime Doesn't Entitle Me to a Beach House In the Virgin Islands?
It’s a rough day in any twenty something’s life when she realizes she can’t cash out on extra credit in the real world. At the onset of my career, I attempted to trade in overtime hours for an additional vacation day–my boss laughed followed by a demoralizing smile that completely made me question the validity of the American education system. 311 more words