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Judge clears AT&T takeover of Time Warner

AT&T lawyers initially sought email correspondence between Trump's White House and the Justice Department, but Leon declared that any communications were not re...


Trump, Trudeau swap jokes but hold firm in trade dispute

Trump is in Singapore where he is meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un. "It would be with regret but it would be with absolute clarity and firmness ...


Tesla lays off roughly nine percent of workforce

At the company's annual shareholder meeting earlier this month, Musk said he expected the Palo Alto, California, company to post a quarterly profit during the J...


Uber and Lyft Eyeing Electric Scooters

Motivate also operates bike-share programs in eight United States cities, including San Francisco, Washington and Boston, and reported 3.18 million rides last m...


Rights group hits Amazon, Foxconn over China labor conditions

Taiwan-based Foxconn, officially Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. A number of dispatch workers do not receive a copy of their labour contract. Foxconn's fac...


Asia Briefs: Billionaire accused of bank fraud flees India

On February 15, 2018, the ED had registered a money laundering case against Nirav Modi and others under the provisions of the PMLA on the basis of an FIR regi...


Domino's Repaves Roads to Save Pizza

Since potholes, cracks, bumps and other road conditions can cause a pizza box to go flying and ruin the precious contents inside, Domino's launched the Paving ...


South Korea Didn't See This Coming - Cortney O'Brien

ADDING RESTRICTIONS U.S. President Donald Trump waves next to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at the Capella Hotel on Sentosa island in Singapore June 12...


Hawaii Whole Foods stores to offer Amazon Prime discounts

The savings include an extra 10% off hundreds of sale items throughout the store along with exclusive offers on a range of products. With the expansion, Whol...


Flight diverted to Shannon after apparent BOMB threat

A plane flying from Europe to the United States has been diverted after a cryptic note hinting at a bomb was reportedly found scrawled on the wall in the aircra...


Joint Statement of North Korean leader and US president

As I recently wrote , while certain sanctions on North Korea are discretionary, a key 2016 law specifically obligates the president to sanction people and en...


Tesla plans to launch electric compact vehicle within five years: Musk

Elon Musk has taken to Twitter promising some 'full self-driving features' will be rolled out as part of an August update for Tesla's Autopilot driver ...


De Niro apologizes to Canada for "idiotic behavior" of Trump

Its major award was Best Revival , meaning that Tony Kushner got to speak, both urging voters to heal our democracy, and wishing a happy birthday to Judy Garla...


The latest from Singapore: Trump predicts ‘terrific relationship’ with Kim

USA officials have said a best case scenario would be that it serves as a launching pad for negotiations that would provide Kim with physical security and his c...


IHOP changes name to IHOb, 'b' stands for burgers

The name change is temporary. "Can't wait to try a burger from the place that decided pancakes were too hard", the fast-food chain tweeted in response to the n...


Net neutrality rollback: FCC chairman Ajit Pai responds to critics

There are a few states that are battling the repeal of net neutrality within their own governments, both NY and Washington have already passed legislation...


Boring Co.'s "Not a Flamethrower" Still Ignites Excitement

While it may seem like just fun and games to some, people are already burning things down that should probably be avoided, and using the for-sure flamethrowers...


White House slams Canadian PM Justine Trudeau; accuses him of betrayal

Responding to Trump, Trudeau's spokesperson Cameron Ahmad said: 'We are focused on everything we accomplished here at the G7 summit '. Trump also renewe...


Pompeo says North Korea could get ‘unique’ security guarantees

While Trump was optimistic about prospects for the summit between the old foes, USA secretary of state Mike Pompeo injected a note of caution ahead of the fir...


Jaguar Land Rover to move Discovery production from UK to Slovakia

JLR said there would be a "significant investment and technology upgrade", with the carmaker believed to be spending hundreds of millions of pounds to meet its ...