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Higher Education's Dirty Little Secret

Arvind Ganesan | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Arvind Ganesan

Western universities are undoubtedly under pressure to find financial support, but this does not mean they should allow abusive and corrupt foreign dictators, officials or their families launder their images in exchange for money.

PHOTOS: The World's Most Important Alternative Energy Companies

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

By 24/7 Wall Street: Alternative energy is big business -- and getting bigger. The industry includes hundreds of companies that make a piece of the co...

Experts: 'State-sponsored' Worm Aimed at Power Plants & Gas-Pipelines

Larry Magid | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Larry Magid

Worm can attack control systems used by power plants and other facilities (Credit: Bigod via Flickr Creative Commons) Experts from leading security ...

HuffPost Review: John Rabe

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

John Rabe, a new film by Florian Gallenberger watches the Rape of Nanking from the viewpoint of a German businessman who is about the leave China.

Twittercraft: Foreign Policy by Other Means

Michael Shtender-Auerbach | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Michael Shtender-Auerbach

For better and for worse, America's technology companies have a demonstrated record of driving crucial foreign policy outcomes, and Washington must make it known when it believes a foreign cause is just.

Corporate Bribery: The Biggest Scandals (SLIDESHOW)

The Huffington Post | Ryan McCarthy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Lavish gifts, briefcases full of cash, greased palms. Recently, several large, multinational corporations have been accused of violating the Foreign C...

Siemens Cutting 16,750 Jobs Worldwide

AP | GEORGE FREY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

FRANKFURT, Germany — Industrial conglomerate Siemens AG said Tuesday it will cut 16,750 jobs, or 4.2 percent of its global work force, to stream...

Reinhard Siekaczek, Former Siemens AG Manager, Testifies At Corruption Trial: Bribery And Slush Funds

AP | MARIA MARQUART | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

MUNICH, Germany — A former Siemens AG manager on trial over alleged corruption and bribery testified Monday that "commissions" were paid to secu...

Siemens to Cut 3,800 Jobs, Shift 3,000

AP | MARIA MARQUART | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

MUNICH, Germany — Siemens AG said Tuesday it will reorganize its corporate telecom unit, eliminating 3,800 jobs while another 3,000 will be tran...

More Details Behind Siemen's Bribery Scandal Revealed

Wall Street Journal | DAVID CRAWFORD and MIKE ESTERL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Scandal-scarred Siemens AG paid millions of euros in bribes to cabinet ministers and dozens of other officials in Nigeria, Russia and Libya as it soug...