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  • Fake news in Turkey: Hunting for truth in land of conspiracy Fake news in Turkey is rampant, and targets many, including the BBC. But some are fighting back. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • ‘Cut lamb and beef’ to fight climate change The number of sheep and cattle in the UK should be reduced to help combat climate change, a report says. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Bourbon Parma jewels fetch record $53.2 million including Marie Antoinette gems One hundred Bourbon Parma family jewels, including 10 pieces that belonged to French Queen Marie Antoinette, fetched 53.5 million Swiss francs ($53.2 million), setting a world record for a royal… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in ...
  • Fiji prime minister leads provisional election count Fijian Prime Minister Frank Bainimarama was set to win re-election on Thursday, with a provisional count showing his Fiji First party holding a comfortable lead, although some voting has been delayed due to bad weather in the South Pacific nation. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • U.S. Senate’s Flake takes a stand on protecting Mueller probe A lone Republican lawmaker on Wednesday vowed to block judicial nominations in the U.S. Senate until Republican leader Mitch McConnell agrees to hold a vote on a measure to protect a probe into Russia’s role in the 2016 presidential election. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • U.S. senators introduce bill to rein-in proxy advisers Six U.S. senators on Wednesday introduced a bill that would require the U.S. securities watchdog to directly regulate firms such as Glass, Lewis & Co and Institutional Shareholder Services, which… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in ...
  • California wildfires: Is Trump right when he blames forest managers? Is poor management of forests to blame for deadly fires in California? Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Doctor Who to skip Christmas Day for first time in 13 years Sci-fi fans will have to wait until 1 January to see Jodie Whittaker’s festive special. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens ...
  • Government denies Oracle’s protest of $10B Pentagon JEDI cloud RFP When Oracle filed a protest in August with the Government Accountability Office (GAO) that the Pentagon’s $10 billion JEDI RFP process was unfair, it probably had little chance of succeeding. Today, the GAO turned away the protest. The JEDI contract has been set up as a winner-take-all affair. With $10 billion on the table, there has ...
  • To complement the new Windows 10 dark theme, Microsoft is adding a light theme It looks pretty good, too. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new ...
  • U.S. returns ‘Bells of Balangiga’ to Philippines a century after clash U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis on Wednesday formally returned church bells to the Philippines that were taken as war trophies over a century ago following gruesome clashes, seeking to close a contentious chapter in the two allies’ shared history. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Bain Capital Ventures closes $1 billion fund amid venture fund-raising frenzy Bain Capital Ventures, the venture capital division of the eponymous Boston-based investment firm, said it has raised a new $1 billion fund to invest in startups, adding to a year of big-dollar fund-raising by tech investors. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • ‘Ex stole my cash to take his new girlfriend to Paris’ Michael Fehsenfeld, 26, from Milton Keynes, has since recorded a song about his crime. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in ...
  • Bain Capital Ventures closes $1 billion fund amid venture fund-raising frenzy Bain Capital Ventures, the venture capital division of the eponymous Boston-based investment firm, said it has raised a new $1 billion fund to invest in startups, adding to a year of big-dollar fund-raising by tech investors. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Microsoft Releases Redesigned Cortana App for iOS Microsoft today released an updated Cortana app for iOS, which features an overhauled interface and new features like music and podcasts support. For those unfamiliar with Cortana, it is Microsoft’s version of Siri or Alexa, an AI-based personal ass… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • ‘Accidental album’ up for major music prize How an album of demos ended up challenging Ash and Snow Patrol for the Northern Ireland Music Prize. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Bloomberg: ConocoPhillips to start North Sea asset sale by year-end Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)
  • UK Data Watchdog Monitors Google’s Absorption Of DeepMind App Used By NHS The Information Commissioner’s Office told TechCrunch that it’s watching the situation. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Proxy advisory firm ISS favors vote for Third Point nominees at Campbell Shareholder advisory firm Institutional Shareholder Services on Wednesday recommended that Campbell Soup Co investors elect all five of Third Point hedge fund’s board nominees, giving a boost to the… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new ...
  • Trump endorses U.S. House prison reform bill President Donald Trump endorsed a bipartisan U.S. House bill on Wednesday intended to reform the federal prison system and help inmates prepare for life after release, but the legislation faces an uncertain future in the Senate. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Pubic hair and eight-pack abs – it’s got to be Michelangelo A team of researchers led by Fitzwilliam Museum at Cambridge University has collected what they say is clear evidence to confirm a claim that two bronze sculptures of muscular men riding panthers… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn ...
  • Deadly California wildfire leaves 100 people missing, mostly elderly Fire crews in northern California seized on improved weather on Wednesday in their six-day-old battle to suppress the deadliest wildfire in state history as authorities reported at least 100 people still missing and National Guard troops arrived to hel… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Why maternity leave can be lonelier than you imagine Maternity leave is often seen as an idyllic time but the reality is often harder, says a new survey. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Imminent Bitcoin Cash schism triggers cryptocurrency selloff Bitcoin’s value falls below $5,500 for the first time since 2017. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • U.S. lawmaker says Facebook cannot be trusted to regulate itself Democratic U.S. Representative David Cicilline, expected to become the next chairman of House Judiciary Committee’s antitrust panel, said on Wednesday that Facebook Inc cannot be trusted to regulate itself and Congress should take action. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Kehinde Wiley: Obama portrait artist opens Lagos studio Kehinde Wiley’s Barack Obama painting is the first official US presidential portrait by a black artist. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ ...
  • Three South Korean firms to plead guilty to rigging price of U.S. military base fuel: Justice Department Three South Korean companies will plead guilty to criminal charges and pay $236 million for their role in a conspiracy to fix the price of fuel sold to U.S. military bases in South Korea, the Justice Department said on Wednesday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Facebook Messenger starts rolling out Unsend; here’s how it works Facebook secretly retracted messages sent by CEO Mark Zuckerberg, TechCrunch reported seven months ago. Now for the first time, Facebook Messenger users will get the power to unsend too so they can remove their sent messages from the recipient’s inbox. Messages can only be unsent for the first 10 minutes after they’re delivered so that you ...
  • Michael Avenatti arrested in Los Angeles on suspicion of domestic violence Attorney Michael Avenatti, who represents adult film star Stormy Daniels in her legal battles with U.S. President Donald Trump, was arrested in Los Angeles on Wednesday on suspicion of domestic violence, a police spokesman said. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Apple and Barclays Offering $50 Gift Card Bonus for New Customers Who Sign Up for a Barclaycard Visa With Apple Rewards Apple and Barclays have teamed up to offer a special promotion that will reward Apple customers who sign up for an Apple Rewards Barclaycard Visa with two $25 Apple Store Gift Cards or App Store Gift Cards. The promotion, outlined on Apple’s fin… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Mattis defends Mexico border deployment in first troop visit U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis defended the deployment of thousands of troops to the border with Mexico as he traveled there on Wednesday, saying the mission was “absolutely legal” and justified, and that it was improving military readiness. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • PG&E’s plunge may be slamming hedge funds that raised bets before big fire Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)
  • Big Little Lies author Liane Moriarty: Sibling rivalry made me write books Big Little Lies author Liane Moriarty’s new novel has already been snapped up by a Hollywood star. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Asia edges up as oil slide slows; pound, euro firm on Brexit optimism Asian stocks edged up on Thursday as a steep slide in crude oil prices which had chilled investor sentiment slowed, while the pound and euro were supported after British Prime Minister Theresa May gained cabinet support for a Brexit deal. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Two killed, dozens injured in Mississippi bus crash Two people were killed and more than 40 others injured on Wednesday when a tour bus overturned on an icy roadway in northern Mississippi just across the state line from Memphis, Tennessee, officials said. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • PG&E rout may be hitting hedge funds after raised bets before fire Prominent hedge funds, including Baupost Group and Viking Global Investors, may be bearing the brunt of utility PG&E Corp’s tumbling share price after raising bets on the utility in the months ahead… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn ...
  • Millions ‘misspent on green energy abuse’ Energy regulator Ofgem is accused of mismanagement by a whistleblower. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • What Triggered Bitcoin’s Sharp Price Plunge? Bitcoin fell below $5,400. What caused this sharp drop? Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Cameroon conflict: ‘We live in fear in Bamenda’ Journalist Peter Tah describes how life in the Cameroon city of Bamenda has ground to a halt due to the separatist conflict. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in ...
  • Marie-Antoinette jewels soar at ‘once in a lifetime’ sale: Sotheby’s A royal treasure trove including jewels that belonged to French Queen Marie-Antoinette fetched 53.5 million Swiss francs ($53.2 million) on Wednesday, as collectors snapped up rare historic gems… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • A powerful NASA telescope looked for ‘Oumuamua and didn’t find it No, it’s not aliens. It’s probably not ever going to be aliens. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Tim Stockdale: British Olympic show jumper dies aged 54 British Olympic show jumper Tim Stockdale dies at the age of 54, a month after being diagnosed with cancer. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Suneung: The day silence falls over South Korea More than half a million students take on an exam for which they have been preparing all their lives. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • The Correspondent launches campaign to bring its ad-free journalism to the US De Correspondent, a Dutch news organization aiming to “unbreak the news,” is planning to launch in the United States next year as The Correspondent. To fund its efforts, it’s hoping to raise $2.5 million from future readers. Co-founder and CEO Ernst Pfauth (a former tech journalist who previously served as editor in chief at The ...
  • White House aide Mira Ricardel removed after Melania Trump row The first lady said Mira Ricardel “no longer deserves the honour” of serving in the White House. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Why Google Just Tightened Its Grip On DeepMind A competitor say the AI company became so fixated on a grand vision to solve intelligence that it lost its way in building anything useful. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • U.S. carriers join up in East Asia for ‘complex’ warfare drills Two U.S. aircraft carriers with around 150 fighter jets are conducting “complex” warfare drills in the Philippine Sea, the U.S. Navy said on Thursday, in a show of force in waters south of China and within striking distance of North Korea. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Are these people really a threat to Thai national security? How Thai government critics risk being accused of “fake news” – and having the law turned against them. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • General Electric pulls out of Nigeria rail concession General Electric Co has pulled out of a long-term concession deal with the Nigerian government to maintain and operate narrow-gauge rail lines in the West African country, a procurement process adviser told Reuters on Wednesday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Fed Chairman Powell ‘happy’ with U.S. economy, credits Fed policy Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)
  • Brexit: What does the draft withdrawal agreement reveal? Reality looks at some of the key passages in the draft Brexit agreement Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • Citizenship query will not cause U.S. census undercount: official The U.S. Census Bureau’s top scientist on Wednesday insisted the bureau can get a full count of American residents during the 2020 census, despite the Trump administration’s addition of a question on citizenship. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • California wildfires: Town of Paradise will need ‘total rebuild’ More than 103 people are still missing in Butte County, as the National Guard join the search. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Frigid planet detected orbiting nearby star A frozen and dimly lit planet, dubbed a “Super-Earth,” may be orbiting the closest single star to our solar system, astronomers said on Wednesday, based on two decades of scientific observations. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • U.S. lawmaker says Facebook cannot be trusted to regulate itself Democratic U.S. Representative David Cicilline, expected to become the next chairman of House Judiciary Committee’s antitrust panel, said on Wednesday that Facebook cannot be trusted to regulate itself and Congress should take action. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • ICC Women’s World Twenty20: Sri Lanka beat Bangladesh to retain semi-final hope Sri Lanka beat Bangladesh by 25 runs in Group A at the Women’s World Twenty20 in St Lucia. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • California Republican concedes, Utah representative sues A Republican U.S. representative of Utah who is trailing her Democratic challenger filed a lawsuit on Wednesday seeking to halt vote counting while a four-term California Republican congressman conceded, more than a week after the U.S. midterm election… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Instagram Rolling Out ‘Your Activity’ Feature Detailing Amount of Time Spent Using the App Instagram parent company Facebook said in August said that it would introduce tools to let users know how much time they’re spending in the Instagram app, and as of today, that feature is rolling out to Instagram users. As noted by The Verge, Instag… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Michael Avenatti ‘arrested for domestic violence’ Michael Avenatti is in custody in Los Angeles on suspicion of domestic violence, US media report. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ ...
  • Cisco beats as network gear demand rises, new bets pay off Cisco Systems Inc beat analysts’ estimates for quarterly revenue and profit on Wednesday, as the network gear maker benefited from demand for its routers and switches and growth in its newer focus areas such as software. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Berkshire invests in JPMorgan, Oracle as Buffett puts cash to work Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc has deepened its commitment to the U.S. financial industry, announcing new stakes in JPMorgan Chase & Co, PNC Financial Services Group Inc and Travelers… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new ...
  • RFID stickers could signal contaminated food If a food item isn’t safe to eat, it’s best to find that out before someone eats it. But manual testing of every jar and bottle isn’t possible, even when a threat, like the recent baby food scare, is known. MIT researchers have found a way to check many items instantly, non-invasively, and from a ...
  • US travel ban blocking students from presenting their research Dampening international collaboration is damaging to everyone, scientists say. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Breakingviews TV: Goldman’s fix The U.S. bank has been dragged into a corruption scandal around Malaysian state fund 1MDB, and the overriding question is whether its internal controls were up to scratch. Gina Chon explains what past cases say about this one, and what punishment might… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Marie Antoinette pearl auctioned for record $36m The sale in Geneva is one of the most important royal jewellery auctions ever, says Sotheby’s. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ ...
  • Marie Antoinette pearl and diamond pendant sells for $36.427 million: Sotheby’s A pearl and diamond pendant that belonged to French Queen Marie Antoinette sold for $36.427 million on Wednesday, Sotheby’s said, adding it was a world record for a pearl. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new ...
  • A Surge in US Corporate Debt Presents a ‘Key Vulnerability in the Economy,’ JP Morgan Says JP Morgan economists say record US corporate debt levels present a “key vulnerability to the economy.” Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ ...
  • Gladstone Capital declares $0.07 dividend Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)
  • Oil rebounds from steep sell-off as OPEC, partners discuss supply cut Oil rose about 1 percent on Wednesday, recouping some of the previous session’s heavy sell-off, on growing prospects that the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and allied producers would cut output at a meeting next month to prop up pri… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Irish PM welcomes Brexit deal as one of his better days in politics Ireland achieved all its key priorities in Britain’s withdrawal agreement with the European Union, Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said on Wednesday, adding that its approval by the British government marked one of the better days in his career. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Manafort business partner Gates still assisting with Mueller probe: filing Rick Gates, a former business partner of President Donald Trump’s ex-campaign chairman Paul Manafort, is still cooperating with several ongoing investigations into Russian interference in the 2016 election, according to a court filing on Wednesday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Irish PM welcomes Brexit deal as one of his better days in politics Ireland achieved all its key priorities in Britain’s withdrawal agreement with the European Union, Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said on Wednesday, adding that its approval by the British government marked one of the better days in his career. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Sun’s closest solo star may have company A large planet appears to be orbiting out near the system’s snow line. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • Ackman’s Pershing Square exits Mondelez in favor of other bets Billionaire investor William Ackman has turned his back on snack maker Mondelez International and put the money into potentially more lucrative bets, including global coffee company Starbucks and… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Cisco revenue, profit beat estimates Cisco Systems Inc reported quarterly revenue and profit that beat Wall Street estimates on Wednesday, lifted by growth across its traditional business of routers and switches, as well as in its newer focus areas such as cyber security and software. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...