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BuzzFeed hit with layoffs, as digital ad dollars fall short

Because BuzzFeed employs 1,700 staffers, the layoffs amount to about 7% of the company. Digital media company BuzzFeed said it is laying off 8% of its USA...


Russians find extra-terrestrial hitchhikers on space station

Microorganisms from Earth have been found on the station's skin before but they have got there thanks to the ionosphere lift phenomenon, where substances from E...



American Airlines scrambles to find pilots to cover holiday rush

Because of the error, Reuters reports that more than 15,000 flights from december 17 through december 31 are now without pilots. Check back and refresh th...


Nestle India rejects allegation of ash; says Maggi noodles safe for consumption

The court has levied Rs 45 lakh on Nestle India, and also the Rs 15 lakh on distributors. A laboratory test conducted in 2015 had found a high quantity of ash...


Nasdaq said to plan bitcoin futures, joining biggest rivals

The SEC requested that VanEck wait until the underlying instruments in which the ETF planned to primarily invest - bitcoin futures contracts - become available ...


Oh yes, the robots are definitely coming for our jobs

The analysis of more than 46 countries which covers more then 90 per cent of GDP. It concludes that from zero to a third of work activities could be displaced b...


Chipotle looking to hire a new CEO

There's also been a flurry of restaurant mergers this year that have pushed up the prices of most of Chipotle's rivals. "While we are continuing to make progr...


TODAY'S FORECAST: Sunny, high near 56

A few limited sprinkles are possible over the highest ridgelines of Western Maryland but otherwise, the dry theme continues. Winds will be gusty at times up to ...


Ocado jumps on worldwide deal in France

Casino, which competes with Carrefour, E.Leclerc and Auchan, has close to 13,000 stores in France, Latin America and the Indian Ocean region, although the Ocad...


Uber says 2.7 million Britons were affected by security breach

The senators posed 11 questions including when Uber first learned about the data breach, how many customers were affected, what types of data were compromised...


Air France-KLM seals 'enhanced' deal with Jet Airways

Flights will be "metal neutral", meaning revenue will be shared regardless of whose aircraft is deployed. It is based on the principle of "metal neutrality" ...


Mixed results for Black Friday footfall

Online sales volume on the Black Friday shopping day grew 24% year-over-year , according to data from Salesforce's retail intelligence unit. Based on Ad...


Canadian Hacker Pleads Guilty in Russia Yahoo Case

Baratov has pleaded guilty to eight criminal charges including conspiracy to commit computer fraud and abuse and aggravated identity theft. USA law enforcem...


Jimmy Garoppolo will start for the 49ers against Chicago

Beathard today and informed them of his decision. The Niners acquired Garoppolo on October 31 from New England for a 2018 second-round pick to be the franchis...


Judge Ends Battle Over CFPB, Sides With Trump & Mulvaney

The original director, Richard Cordray, resigned last week, but before he did, he appointed Leandra English to be the interim director. U.S. District Judge Ti...


Uber-Waymo Trial Delayed Again Following Allegations of Rogue Conduct at Uber

The trial was due to start next week. According to Law360, a California judge ruled in Waymo's favor on Tuesday after Waymo accused Uber of hiding evidence th...