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CBS denies former CEO Les Moonves $120 million severance

Moonves , we have determined that there are grounds to terminate for cause, including his willful and material misfeasance, violation of company policies and br...


Giant Eagle recalls red and green lettuce

A California farm that was tied to an outbreak of E.coli on romaine lettuce is now recalling cauliflower and other lettuce grown at the farm. According to ...


Google announces billion dollar campus in Manhattan, adding 7,000 new jobs

Alphabet's Google said on Monday that it is investing over $1 billion (Rs. 7,156 crores) to establish a new campus in NY city, as it expands its presence in the...


Parrot uses Alexa to make Amazon purchases while his owner is away

Owner Marion Wischnewski told The Times she took the parrot in after he was removed from a sanctuary operated by the UK's National Animal Welfare Trust for ...


Coli contamination linked to California farm

The new information did allow the FDA to slightly revise its consumer recommendations, however, as Gottlieb and Yiannas noted: "W$3 e feel there is no longer a ...


China to pause 25 percent tariffs on U.S.-made cars

China is making "extraordinary concessions" to America in the dramatic trade war between the two superpowers, according to one of President Donald Trump's k...


Nissan sues sister of ousted chairman Ghosn for "unjust enrichment"

Ghosn joined Renault in 1996 and was named COO of Nissan in 1999, after the French firm bought a major stake in its Japanese rival. DAMAGED by the loss of Car...


Today I Discovered Why Searching Google For 'Idiot' Show Trump

But Rep. Lamar Smith wasn't buying that Google had nothing to do with it and asked Pichai whether he had ever directed any employees to manipulate search ...


Decisive weekend for 'yellow vest' protests in France

Riot police blocked off access to some streets, attempting to keep the protests in specific areas. The "yellow vest" protesters have been urged not to take to...


Tencent Music Entertainment Group Raised $1.1 Billion in Its US IPO

The opening share price translates to a market capitalization of $23 billion for Tencent Music , which is on a par with the $23.35 billion market value of Spo...


Mississauga, Markham opt out of privately-operated cannabis stores

But the Ford government scrapped that business model, announcing that it would be moving forward with a private retail store model to commence in April. In the ...


Ditch your smartphone for a year, win $100,000

According to VitaminWater they have found that 50 percent of people claim they couldn't live without their phones. So, how will someone be able to survive the...


Apple is working on its own modem for use in future iPhones

The case is part of a global patent dispute between the two USA tech companies which includes dozens of lawsuits that cover not only software but also hardware ...


Southwest flight turns around after human heart is found on plane

Someone forgot to unload the heart before the plane left for Dallas, and the captain announced over Idaho that the flight was turning back. Some used their sm...


FAIR: It's do or die for Trump and his border wall

Trump often asked supporters as a rallying cry on the campaign trail. "Mr. President: If you say Mexico is going to pay for the wall (which I don't belie...


Apple spending $1 billion on new Texas campus

In a press release , Tim Cook stated that: " Apple is proud to bring new investment, jobs and opportunity to cities across the United States and to significa...


China, U.S. discuss next stage of trade talks

He is also facing pressure from financial markets, which have been roiled in recent weeks by concerns over the effects a worsening trade war between the world...


US Farm Bill, Which Would Legalize Hemp, Heads to Trump's Desk

Funding provided by the bill lasts over five years until 2023, reauthorizing $400 billion in US agricultural subsidies and conservation programs. Legalized in...


UAE energy minister: Qatar's exit from OPEC will not affect production

Crude oil, along with natural gas, is Azerbaijan's main export. Saudi Arabia will be the country to witness the most significant drop in oil production amon...


Kotex tampons recalled in Canada after reports of ‘coming apart’ inside bodies

Some have also reported that they have had to seek medical attention to remove pieces of the tampon that were left inside the body. Tampons that have report...


ACCC puts Google, Facebook on notice in privacy crackdown

The recommendation, in a preliminary report on the US firms' market power, is being closely watched around the world as lawmakers wrestle with the powerful ...


Theresa May vows to contest no-confidence vote outside Number 10

Graham Brady says the threshold of 48 letters from lawmakers needed to trigger a leadership vote has been reached. Here's a look at how the Conservative Party...


Will Uphold Autonomy, Values: New RBI Chief Shaktikanta Das

When asked about the tiff between the RBI and the Central Government, the Governor said every institute has its autonomy and should have accountability as well....


Canada frees CFO of China's Huawei on bail; Trump might intervene

Ms Meng is accused in the U.S. of using a Huawei subsidiary called Skycom to evade sanctions on Iran between 2009 and 2014. The US and China have tried ...


Hearing On Google Gave Congressmen Ample Opportunities For Self-Owns

Gaetz and other committee members accessed Google employee chatrooms, he said, where suppression of conservative media outlets like The Daily Caller and Breit...