Activists Attempt Last Ditch Effort to Save Net Neutrality - Hit & Run

Supporters of net neutrality say killing the protections lets ISPs charge more and limit online access. To commemorate the occasion, FCC chairman Ajit Pai - the man mainly responsible for the repeal of Net Neutrality - penned an op-ed piece for ... More..

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Trump and Kim Can Learn a Thing or Two From Singapore
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Trump and Kim Can Learn a Thing or Two From Singapore

A man watches a TV screen showing file footage of US President Donald Trump (right) and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during a news programme at the Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea. A camerama...More..

IHOP to IHOB name change 'dumbest' move ever, brand experts warn
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

IHOP to IHOB name change 'dumbest' move ever, brand experts warn

What would the "b" stand for? The tweet says ,"For 60 pancakin' years, we've been IHOP". International House of Bacon? Now, we're flippin' our name to IHOb. Once IHOP revealed on Twitter about the name c...More..

BT Group boss Gavin Patterson to step down
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

BT Group boss Gavin Patterson to step down

BT announced last month that it is to axe 13,000 jobs over the next three years , 12 per cent of its global workforce. But a failure to hit a revenue target and a forecast for flat profits for the next coupl...More..

Winner of $315 million Powerball jackpot comes forward
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Winner of $315 million Powerball jackpot comes forward

The next day, Souami found out he'd won in a dramatic fashion. Souami, who is originally from Africa, says he came to America in June of 1996. While Souami was stopped at a red light, he noticed a 7-Eleven ...More..

Trump to depart G7 summit early
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

Trump to depart G7 summit early

Trump tweeted. "Not fair to our farmers!" Why are we having a meeting without Russian Federation being in the meeting? "It may not be politically correct, but we have a world to run". massive tariffs and crea...More..

Ghana Football Association dissolved after release of Documentary Exposing Corruption
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Ghana Football Association dissolved after release of Documentary Exposing Corruption

President of the Ghana Football Association Kwesi Nyantakyi has been banned from all football related activities for 90 days by an independent Ethics Committee of FIFA with immediate effect . He is consi...More..

NTSB releases preliminary report on fatal Model X crash
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

NTSB releases preliminary report on fatal Model X crash

Walter Huang, the owner of the vehicle who died as a result of the crash, had previously taken his auto into the Tesla dealership, saying his auto had a way of veering toward the exact barrier his auto hit, AB...More..

Trump Wants Russia at G7 Meeting
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Trump Wants Russia at G7 Meeting

It should be a part of it. Yesterday, the Distilled Spirits Council said it was "extremely concerned" by the growing trade tensions between the United States and the rest of the world, and the impact that ret...More..

Ministers water down changes to ‘meaningful’ Brexit vote
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Ministers water down changes to ‘meaningful’ Brexit vote

In a note published today Westminster has agreed the so called " backstop " created to prevent the return of a hard border should end by December 2021. Another option would be to remove Northern Ireland from th...More..

United Kingdom hands Comcast advantage in Sky takeover tussle with Fox
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

United Kingdom hands Comcast advantage in Sky takeover tussle with Fox

Regulators in the United Kingdom have cleared separate bids for satellite TV operator Sky , setting up a showdown between Comcast and 21st Century Fox as to which will actually wind up with the asset. 21...More..

Qatar Airways boss apologizes for remarks on women CEOs
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Qatar Airways boss apologizes for remarks on women CEOs

But his remarks sparked backlash on social media. As a woman who has spent the last 16 years writing about, travelling around and interviewing people in the Middle East, I am particularly offended by Al Baker...More..

Government clears way for Fox's Sky bid
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Government clears way for Fox's Sky bid

The British government has cleared Comcast's proposed acquisition of Sky while making the 21st Century Fox offer for the European pay-TV giant contingent on the sale of Sky News . Comcast's offer includes ...More..

Qatar Airways CEO Says Women Can't Do His Job Because It's Hard
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Qatar Airways CEO Says Women Can't Do His Job Because It's Hard

The Qatari businessman is the incoming chairman of the IATA, and had promised at the beginning of the media conference to not make any controversial statements, because he took the role seriously. "As a matter ...More..

Corker Pushing Ahead with Attempt to Tie Trump's Hands on Trade
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Corker Pushing Ahead with Attempt to Tie Trump's Hands on Trade

The tariffs will be bad for United States business, and United States jobs , they say, echoing recent analysis by economists . Curbelo said the young immigrants must "be guaranteed a future in our country, ...More..

France welcomes Merkel's comments on European Union reforms
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

France welcomes Merkel's comments on European Union reforms

Markets will persuade Italians not to vote for the two populist parties that have tried and failed to form a government this month, the anti-establishment 5-Star Movement (M5S) and the anti-migrant Eurosceptic ...More..

Mexico to impose tariffs on US goods
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Mexico to impose tariffs on US goods

American pork producers, for whom Mexico is the largest export market, were dismayed by the move. But the administration's gambits also seem to be producing ire and bafflement rather than dialogue and coope...More..

Find your polling place on Election Day
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Find your polling place on Election Day

Democratic Sen. Dianne Feinstein is widely expected to advance to the general election, but her opponent will be decided from the results coming in tonight. Gov. Gavin Newsom and former Los Angeles Mayor Antoni...More..

Black Unemployment Plummets to New Record, Lowest for Women Since 1953
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Black Unemployment Plummets to New Record, Lowest for Women Since 1953

President Donald Trump tweeted an hour before Friday's release that he was "looking forward to seeing" the figures, spurring market speculation that the report would be upbeat, and it was. But despite the h...More..

by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Crypto World Rejoices as Visa Network Crashes Across Europe and the UK

Around 9pm, Visa suggested that the outage had been fixed and that its payments network ought to be back to normal. Retailers including Marks & Spencer (Frankfurt: 534418 - news ) and Sainsbury (Amsterdam:...More..