At 17, this sexual abuse survivor set out to fix a broken system

That’s when she suffered repeated sexual abuse by an adult in her extended family. His threats to hurt other family members silenced her. She fell into a deep depression, dropped out of school and developed an eating disorder. She made multiple suicide attempts. When she finally gained the courage to tell her parents about the مزید پڑھیں

Jeff Bezos reveals Amazon has more than 100 million Prime members

Amazon (AMZN)has more than 100 million Amazon Prime subscribers around the world, Jeff Bezos revealed in a letter to shareholders on Wednesday. Bezos has always been a little cagey about sharing Amazon statistics. This is the first time he’s publicly stated how many Prime members the company has signed up. Previous estimates by outside analysts مزید پڑھیں

‘Fearless Girl’ is moving to a new home

“Fearless Girl” is getting a new home at the New York Stock Exchange. The popular statue will be moved from the spot where it was installed last year, opposite the “Charging Bull” sculpture in Lower Manhattan. “Fearless Girl” will move about three blocks away, outside the stock exchange and facing the building. New York Mayor مزید پڑھیں

Commonwealth Bank says it charged dead clients for advice

Australia’s top bank has admitted to charging fees to clients it knew had died years previously. Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBAUF) told a government inquiry Thursday that the practice of billing deceased customers for financial advice stretched back years. In one instance, an adviser at the bank’s financial planning business was collecting fees from a مزید پڑھیں

5 warning signs of workplace burnout, and what to do about it

Work can be stressful: running from meeting to meeting, juggling deadlines, dealing with rude customers or callous bosses and a never-ending string of emails. There comes a point when it becomes too much. That’s when you experience burnout. Our bodies are equipped to handle stress in short bursts, explained Dr. David Ballard, the head of مزید پڑھیں

Cuba’s Raul Castro prepares to transfer power to successor Miguel Diaz-Canel

A new president is scheduled to be selected during a two-day National Assembly meeting that begins Wednesday — and it’s likely to be a Cuban official who wasn’t even born yet when Fidel Castro led his revolution down from the mountains to take over the government in 1959. Fidel Castro had long said he expected مزید پڑھیں