Originally published on Mon November 25, 2013 6:40 am
GQ Magazine correspondent Jeanne Marie Laskas calls him "Special Agent Charles Hunt," but that's not his real name. He's sometimes known as "Thrash" or "Hammer," Laskas says (also not his real name).
That's because Hunt is a special agent with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, specializing in deep undercover work. Specifically, he poses as a contract killer.
Originally published on Mon November 25, 2013 10:39 am
Swiss voters rejected a measure on Sunday that would have capped executive pay to no more than 12 times that of the company's lowest paid worker.
In a move that angered Japan, China expanded its air defense zone to include a group of uninhabited islands claimed by both countries.
The Chinese government released a map and coordinates on Saturday that show the zone covers most of the East China Sea, including the islands.
Originally published on Mon November 25, 2013 12:11 pm
When Americans drive to their Thanksgiving gatherings this week, they will have one more blessing to count: lower costs.
Gasoline is cheaper than last year. Turkey prices are down, too. And retailers are joining in, offering big discounts on TVs and other goods.
For people who watch every penny, this Thanksgiving will be a good time for pinching.