ADB says Asia needs to double infrastructure spendingThe Asian Development Bank says developing countries in Asia and the Pacific will need to invest up to $1.7 trillion a year or $26 trillion through 2030 to maintain the region's growth momentum _ more than double the previous estimate in 2009
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Big surge for military in Trump budget, big cuts elsewherePresident Donald Trump is proposing a huge $54 billion surge in military spending for new aircraft, ships and fighters in his first federal budget while slashing big chunks from domestic programs and foreign aid to make the government "do more with less."
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Report: Uber exec out after failing to disclose allegationAmit Singhal, formerly senior vice president of engineering at Uber, has left the company because he reportedly failed to disclose that he left his previous workplace, Google, because of a sexual harassment allegation
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Takata pleads guilty in air bag scandal, agrees to pay $1BJapanese auto parts maker Takata Corp. has pleaded guilty to fraud and agreed to pay a $1 billion penalty for concealing a deadly defect in millions of its air bags that is blamed for at least 16 deaths worldwide _ including 11 in the U.S.
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