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5 Overseas Retirement Hubs for Pampered, Luxury Living on the Cheap—InternationalLiving.com

  BALTIMORE/ DECEMBER 12, 2018 (STL.News) “In the right places abroad, retirees can automatically upgrade their retirement to one of pure luxury—and enjoy the perks of a swank lifestyle for far less than a comparable retirement back home would cost,” says Jennifer Stevens, Executive Editor of International Living. “I’m talking high-end living. Only that eye-popping, … Continue reading 5 Overseas Retirement Hubs for Pampered, Luxury Living on the Cheap—InternationalLiving.com

SINGAPORE | World markets rise despite Trump’s renewed tariff threat

SINGAPORE — World markets were mostly higher on Tuesday despite U.S. President Donald Trump saying it’s “highly unlikely” he’ll hold off on raising tariffs ahead of a closely-watched meeting with his Chinese counterpart. KEEPING SCORE: Germany’s DAX index gained 0.3 percent to 11,381.78 and France’s CAC 40 added 0.2 percent to 5,006.05. Britain’s FTSE 100 … Continue reading SINGAPORE | World markets rise despite Trump’s renewed tariff threat

EVERETT, Wash. | Nathan Chen tops men’s short program at Skate America

EVERETT, Wash. — Nathan Chen is picking up right where he left off last year. The 19-year old American star topped the men’s short program with room to spare on Friday night at the opening session of Skate America. Chen, who won gold at last year’s World Championships and was fifth in the 2018 Olympics, … Continue reading EVERETT, Wash. | Nathan Chen tops men’s short program at Skate America

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia | Feeling ‘vindicated,’ Malaysia’s Anwar takes lawmaker oath

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — Malaysian Prime Minister-in-waiting Anwar Ibrahim said he felt “vindicated” after taking his oath as a lawmaker Monday, marking his return to active politics three years after he was imprisoned for sodomy in a charge that critics said was politically motivated. The swearing-in ceremony in parliament followed Anwar’s landslide win in a … Continue reading KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia | Feeling ‘vindicated,’ Malaysia’s Anwar takes lawmaker oath

PORT DICKSON, Malaysia | Malaysia PM-in-waiting Anwar wins parliamentary by-election

PORT DICKSON, Malaysia— Charismatic Malaysian politician Anwar Ibrahim won a by-election for a parliamentary seat with a landslide victory on Saturday in a grand political comeback to help him prepare for his eventual takeover from Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad. Anwar was designated as Mahathir’s successor after the two men set aside a bitter feud and … Continue reading PORT DICKSON, Malaysia | Malaysia PM-in-waiting Anwar wins parliamentary by-election

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia | Malaysia says it will end death penalty for all crimes

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia— Malaysia’s new government said it will abolish the death penalty for all crimes and halt all pending executions, a rare move against capital punishment in Asia that human rights groups hailed Thursday as a major advance. More than 1,200 people are on death row in Malaysia, which mandates hanging as punishment for … Continue reading KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia | Malaysia says it will end death penalty for all crimes

5 High-Culture Low-Cost Beach Towns to Retire In—Internationalliving.com

  BALTIMORE/ OCTOBER 09, 2018 (STL.News) “Living in a beach town and enjoying the sun and sand—that can go hand-in-hand with the benefits of sophisticated big-city living. Look at Miami or at Los Angeles, for instance. But those U.S. cities are expensive,” says Jennifer Stevens, Executive Editor, International Living. “By contrast, retirees can enjoy all … Continue reading 5 High-Culture Low-Cost Beach Towns to Retire In—Internationalliving.com