CBS CEO Leslie Moonves resigns following sexual harassment allegations

The terms of Moonves's exit were unclear, though it was reported that his severance will be withheld pending the results of an independent investigation. "He absolutely ruined my career". Some of the allegations include forcing women to perform o... More..

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USA added 201,000 jobs in August, unemployment rate hovers at 3.9 percent
by | Monday, September 10, 2018

USA added 201,000 jobs in August, unemployment rate hovers at 3.9 percent

That includes people who are unemployed, working a part-time job when they want a full-time job, or have dropped out of the labor force because they have become discouraged. Employment at sporting goods, hobby,...More..

Sick Passengers Taken to Hospital after International Flight Lands at Kennedy Airport
by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

Sick Passengers Taken to Hospital after International Flight Lands at Kennedy Airport

Social media commentary gold promptly ensued following his tweets about the Emirates Airbus A380. That quarantine was confirmed by New York Mayor Bill de Blasio's office by his press secretary, Eri...More..

Bill Aims to Get Walmart, Amazon to Pay Employees More
by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

Bill Aims to Get Walmart, Amazon to Pay Employees More

Anecdotes shared by current and former Amazon employees corroborate these findings. Citing a study from the University of California Berkeley Labor Center, Sanders said Americans pay $ 150 billion a ...More..

Elon Musk smokes weed, talks flamethrowers on Joe Rogan podcast
by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

Elon Musk smokes weed, talks flamethrowers on Joe Rogan podcast

Musk , 47, sipped whiskey during a more than 2 1/2-hour podcast interview with comedian Joe Rogan late Thursday that touched on topics from flame throwers and artificial intelligence to the end of the uni...More..

Trump Responds to Obama's Fury Speech: 'I Fell Asleep'
by | Saturday, September 08, 2018

Trump Responds to Obama's Fury Speech: 'I Fell Asleep'

One theme of Obama's speech is how the history of the United States has always been progress and "backlash to progress", and the former President argued the country is now in one of those backlash moments. It...More..

Goldman Drops Plans for Crypto Trading Desk
by | Saturday, September 08, 2018

Goldman Drops Plans for Crypto Trading Desk

In recent weeks, executives have come to the conclusion that many steps still need to be taken, majority outside the bank's control, before a regulated bank would be allowed to trade cryptocurrencies, the fin...More..

Iran Oil Industry Has Experienced Record Drop In Its Export In August
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

Iran Oil Industry Has Experienced Record Drop In Its Export In August

Meanwhile, trade disputes between the U. The market will look to other producers such as Russian Federation to fill the void, even as Nigeria's oil minister remains confident of OPEC's ability to pump more,...More..

P Chidambaram Predicts Decline Of GDP Growth Prospects For Next Year
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

P Chidambaram Predicts Decline Of GDP Growth Prospects For Next Year

Finance Secretary Hasmukh Adhia said the GDP growth rate of 8.2 per cent for the April-June quarter of fiscal year 2018-19 indicates clearly that several structural reforms introduced such as Goods and Ser...More..

Google and Mastercard are secretly tracking your offline purchases
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Google and Mastercard are secretly tracking your offline purchases

Google confirmed that the service only applies to people who are logged in to one of its accounts and have not opted out of ad tracking. For Google, this is just another step in bridging the gap between onlin...More..

Trump threatens WTO again: 'Shape up or we'll quit'
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Trump threatens WTO again: 'Shape up or we'll quit'

Trump's threat, which has rattled economies across the world, came on Thursday during an interview with Bloomberg . An underlying dissension at the WTO was documented by China in July after Mr Trump force...More..

President Trump cancels pay raise due federal workers in January
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

President Trump cancels pay raise due federal workers in January

While the president cited the effect of civilian raises on the deficit, administration-backed tax cuts and spending hikes are set to add more than $ 1 trillion to the deficit over 10 years, a fact not lost o...More..

by | Sunday, September 02, 2018

Ford Kills Off Last Remaining Planned Focus Model for US

However, Automotive News reported that even if the Trump administration drops the tariffs, Ford will not reconsider its decision. "We made a business decision to stop development of the Focus Active crossov...More..

Costa Coffee to be sold to Coca-Cola in £3.9 billion deal
by | Sunday, September 02, 2018

Costa Coffee to be sold to Coca-Cola in £3.9 billion deal

The latest acquisition is a continuation of the diversity push. In 2006 there were 10,000 coffee shops in the United Kingdom; there are now 24,000, according to Allegra World Coffee Portal. Meanwhile, a roll-...More..

At 8.2%, GDP grows at its quickest pace in 2 years
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

At 8.2%, GDP grows at its quickest pace in 2 years

To be sure, there is an element of base effect in the latest growth figures. Manufacturing remained the best of the lot with its quarterly GVA at basic prices for the quarter growing by 13.5 percent as compar...More..

Chidambaram slams govt after RBI says 99.3% demonetised notes returned
by | Friday, August 31, 2018

Chidambaram slams govt after RBI says 99.3% demonetised notes returned

When Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced the replacement of 80 per cent of India's cash in 2016, he sparked a currency crisis that led to huge job losses, stalled growth and hit India's vast informa...More..

Dry eyes: Tesla's Musk says he shed no tears in interview
by | Thursday, August 30, 2018

Dry eyes: Tesla's Musk says he shed no tears in interview

The 63-year-old, who has expert local knowledge of the Tham Luang cave system, added Musk could "stick his submarine where it hurts ". But diver Vernon Unsworth , a key player in the rescue, called Mr Mus...More..

Dershowitz: Trump Can Fear NY Prosecutors, Not Mueller
by | Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Dershowitz: Trump Can Fear NY Prosecutors, Not Mueller

But Democratic leader Rep. Nancy Pelosi said that unless other information emerges, impeaching Trump is "not a priority" for Democrats if they regain control of the House this fall. In court filings, prosec...More..

Mass shooting leaves multiple dead in Jacksonville, FL, authorities say
by | Monday, August 27, 2018

Mass shooting leaves multiple dead in Jacksonville, FL, authorities say

The sheriff's department's Twitter indicated that many had sought safety in locked rooms in areas surrounding The Landing. The Baltimore Sun reports that Federal Authorities were at a home near South Bal...More..

Kalashnikov Unveils CV-1 Electric 'Supercar' To Rival Tesla
by | Monday, August 27, 2018

Kalashnikov Unveils CV-1 Electric 'Supercar' To Rival Tesla

The company says the design of the auto takes inspiration from a hatchback created back in the 1970s. Kalashnikov is best known for inventing the AK-47 machine gun , but they have just revealed a creation ta...More..

Verizon throttles Santa Clara fire department's
by | Monday, August 27, 2018

Verizon throttles Santa Clara fire department's "unlimited" data during a wildfire

The fire department has an unlimited government plan with Verizon, but the company slowed, or throttled, data speed once the agency reached a certain threshold, Bowden wrote in an August 20 court filing. "It ...More..

Pope to meet sexual abuse victims during Ireland trip, Vatican says
by | Sunday, August 26, 2018

Pope to meet sexual abuse victims during Ireland trip, Vatican says

His Alitalia "Shepherd One" flight landed under cloudless skies at 10:26am (0926 GMT), and he emerged from the aircraft around 20 minutes later to a round of applause. World renowned tenor Andrea Bocelli will t...More..

Trump Claims There Will be a Stock Market Crash if he's Impeached
by | Sunday, August 26, 2018

Trump Claims There Will be a Stock Market Crash if he's Impeached

Cohen, who pleaded guilty to eight charges including campaign finance violations earlier this week, claimed that Trump was involved in hush money payments to two women for preventing them from speaking out abou...More..

by | Sunday, August 26, 2018

National Enquirer boss granted immunity in Cohen probe

Cohen pleaded guilty to campaign-finance violations and other charges on Tuesday. Weisselberg's name was invoked on an audio recording released by Cohen's attorney, Lanny Davis, that captured then-nominee ...More..

Sears to Close Florence Mall Location
by | Sunday, August 26, 2018

Sears to Close Florence Mall Location

Sears announced Wednesday that it would be shutting down unprofitable stores across the country - including its location at Crabtree Valley Mall in Raleigh. "In the last 10 years their value has been in Sears...More..