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Chick-fil-A employee climbs down storm drain to retrieve customer's phone: 'One awesome guy'

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Chick-fil-A employee climbs down storm drain to retrieve customer's phone: 'One awesome guy'

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Watch: Chick-fil-A worker rescues customer's phone from storm drain A Chick-fil-A customer who dropped her phone down a storm drain outside the Virginia eatery thanked a dedicated employee who climbed down under the road to retrieve the device....
21:42 2019-10-10

12 companies with awesome employee perks Raymond Brown/Flickr Most companies offer benefits of some kind or another, including parental leave, health/medical insurance, and paid time off. Other companies, however, approach benefits and perks a little differently. Here are 12 companies with...
00:42 2019-08-17

6-week-old kitten rescued from Cupertino storm drain CUPERTINO, Calif. — Authorities in the San Francisco Bay Area have rescued a 6-week-old kitten from a storm drain. A woman walking in Cupertino heard meowing and looked down to see the tiny ball of fur at the bottom of the drain Tuesday morning. The ...
06:42 2019-05-22

Long Island cops rescue kitten from storm drain with leaf blower Two inventive Suffolk Country police officers rescued a kitten Sunday morning that had fallen down a storm drain in Lindenhurst using a leaf blower they borrowed from a nearby resident, police said. After responding to a 911 call, the officers discov...
00:14 2019-09-09

New Jersey Dunkin' employee tests positive for Hepatitis A, customers warned Customers in New Jersey who ran on Dunkin’ between May 18 and June 1 are being warned about Hepatitis A after an employee at a Turnersville location tested positive for the disease....
22:00 2019-06-10

El Paso shooting Walmart employee helped up to 100 escape, says he was 'trained the customers come first' As a massacre unfolded at a Walmart in Texas over the weekend a longtime store associate went about just as he was trained, putting the customers first....
18:42 2019-08-06

Typhoon death toll in Japan climbs to 42 after storm unleashes widespread flooding Japan dispatched thousands of troops and rescue workers after Typhoon Hagibis tore through Tokyo and large swathes of Japan’s main island of Honshu, bringing record-breaking rains to many areas. ...
12:56 2019-10-14

Mars crude climbs to four-month high on storm-related output losses Mars Sour, a U.S. Gulf of Mexico crude grade, firmed to the strongest in four months on Monday as traders focused on offshore production losses caused by a tropical storm and a minimal disruption to refining....
22:14 2019-07-22

Typhoon death toll in Japan climbs to 35, with 17 people missing, after storm unleashes widespread flooding Japan dispatched thousands of troops and rescue workers after Typhoon Hagibis tore through Tokyo and large swathes of Japan’s main island of Honshu, bringing record-breaking rains to many areas. ...
22:56 2019-10-13

New Bill Prohibits Phone Companies from Charging Customers to Ban Robocalls House Republicans and Democrats came together on Thursday to put forth comprehensive legislation designed not only to help end the scourge of robocalls, but prevent U.S. consumers from being forced to foot the bill.Read more......
01:14 2019-06-21

Kenyan officials exhume body to retrieve uniform Residents of a small Kenyan village expressed disbelief and shock to hear that county officials forcibly exhumed the body of a man who had recently died....
15:28 2019-08-14

Mountaineers' Team On Way To Pindari Glacier To Retrieve Climbers' Bodies A 14-member team if mountaineers has left for Pindari Glacier to retrieve through land routes the bodies of five climbers who died last month on their way to the Nanda Devi East peak. The Indian......
20:00 2019-06-11

Dockless bikes dumped: Firms told to help retrieve them from canals A charity says it is spending "time and effort" removing dockless bikes from canals around Britain - partly because some of the firms hiring them out do nothing to help....
15:28 2019-07-22

How the CIA and Howard Hughes dug deep to retrieve sunken Soviet ship In March 1968, Soviet submarine K-129 sank 1,560 miles northwest of Hawaii. The sub carried more than 70 crewman, none of whom survived. It also held several 4-megaton nuclear warheads and a slew of Soviet military intelligence. The Soviets spent mon...
05:14 2019-06-21

India halts attempt to retrieve climbers' bodies on Himalayan mountain Officials in India had to scuttle an attempt on Wednesday to retrieve five bodies believed to be members of an international climbing team that went missing on the country's second-highest mountain after a rescue helicopter was unable to reach them....
19:28 2019-06-05

"Technical Problems" Halt Op To Retrieve Climbers' Bodies From Nanda Devi A helicopter mission on Wednesday to remove the bodies of five missing climbers believed killed in an avalanche high in the Himalayas was halted after encountering technical problems, officials said....
15:56 2019-06-05

Mission To Retrieve Nanda Devi Climbers' Bodies Halted Over Bad Weather Eight climbers - four from Britain, two from the United States and one each from Australia and India - were reported missing last Friday after they failed to return to their base camp near Nanda Devi,......
15:56 2019-06-05

Hit by ransomware? Victims of these four types of file-encrypting malware can now retrieve their files for free Cybersecurity researchers crack the codes of FortuneCrypt, Yatron, WannaCryFake and Avest ransomware, allowing victims to get their files back without paying cyber criminals....
08:00 2019-09-28

U.S. investigators retrieve cockpit voice recorder of deadly Texas plane crash Federal investigators retrieved on Monday the cockpit voice recorder from the wreckage of a downed turboprop plane at a Texas airport as they looked into why it crashed soon after takeoff, killing 10 people, including a family of four....
04:28 2019-07-02

UPDATE 1-U.S. investigators retrieve cockpit voice recorder of deadly Texas plane crash Federal investigators retrieved on Monday the cockpit voice recorder from the wreckage of a downed turboprop plane at a Texas airport as they looked into why it crashed soon after takeoff, killing 10 people, including a family of four....
02:14 2019-07-02

Boy who fell into drain rescued during fireworks Authorities say a young boy watching fireworks in Indiana was rescued after failing more than 20 feet into a water-filled drain pipe. A crowd watched as rescuers lowered a swing-set seat into the pipe and pulled him up Thursday night. (July 5)  ...
23:28 2019-07-05

Japanese Banks Are Circling the Drain Banking in a country where almost nobody defaults sounds easy. For Japan’s lenders, it is anything but. After almost three decades of near-zero, zero, and now negative interest rate policies, Tokyo has pushed its banking system to its limit....
15:28 2019-08-06

Mount Everest deaths: Nepali climbers retrieve four bodies during clean up drive to remove decades of rubbish from mountain Nepali climbers have retrieved four bodies and collected 11 tonnes of decades-old rubbish from Mount Everest as part of a drive to clean up the world's highest mountain....
11:28 2019-06-06

Firefighters Rescue Blind Dog From Drain Pipe (CNN) — A blind dog – missing for two days in Sacramento, California — was found stuck in a drainage pipe Friday morning. A technical rescue group of firefighters had to pull the 10-year-old husky from the sewer — and it wasn&...
00:28 2019-06-03

Census: New immigrants getting older, become a ‘fiscal drain’ on US Despite the media’s obsession with child immigrants crossing the U.S.-Mexico border, the average age of new immigrants is 20% older and many are now a “fiscal drain” on the U.S. economy, according to new reports....
19:56 2019-07-02

This expandable, water-resistant backpack is my go-to for travel — I can easily pack a weekend's worth of stuff and retrieve items through a side zipper Les Shu/Business Insider Bellroy is loved by Insider Picks because of its excellent wallets, fanny packs, work bags, and more. I have been using the Bellroy Shift Backpack for 10 months. It is my go-to travel bag because it has a huge main pocket ...
23:42 2019-10-11

Archaic testing slows innovation and causes a brain drain If you have a slow testing process standing between highly accelerated development and operations processes, you can't achieve the desired delivery speed.Read More...
17:14 2019-05-21

The brain's drain: how our brains flush out their waste and toxins We now know a major route for flushing toxins out of the brain - a finding that could one day help us treat neurodegenerative conditions like Alzheimer's...
20:28 2019-07-24

Apple releases fix for iOS 13's battery drain and Siri issues Apple is still racing to fix iOS bugs days after the release of its latest iPhones. The tech giant has released an iOS 13.1.1 update (plus a corresponding iPadOS 13.1.1 version) that tackles a number of glaring problems. The most notable is a fix f...
10:28 2019-09-28

Even the Google Calendar app is being used by scammers to drain your bank account Scammers apparently live by the motto "where there's a will there's a way." Take the Google Calendar app. As Wired notes, criminals with malicious intent are taking advantage of one of the default settings on the app. This setting automatically adds ...
02:56 2019-06-23

Boy rescued after falling 27 feet into Indiana sewer drain The child, who is about 5 years old, never lost consciousness while in the water-filled drain and was able to talk to Evansville, Indiana, rescue personnel.        ...
23:28 2019-07-05

| SA player drain continues as Du Preez twins bid farewell The Sharks have confirmed the departures of Du Preez twins, Daniel and Jean-Luc, who will join their brother Robert jnr and their father Robert in leaving the union....
18:42 2019-07-17

MP Students Seen Washing Utensils In Drain Water After Mid-Day Meal After a food department team's surprise inspection at a government primary school in Madhya Pradesh's Khandwa district revealed suspected use of animal fat for preparing mid-day meals, yet another......
17:42 2019-08-29

Brazil Set to Overhaul Pensions That Coddle Retirees but Drain Coffers Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro is trying this month to push through a broad reform of generous pension provisions that eat up the state’s budget to the detriment of spending on schools, health care and infrastructure....
23:56 2019-07-08

Ask the Captain: Are cabin electronics a drain on a plane's engine? Captain John Cox explains where the power to run seat-back screens and reading lights come from. Plus, when we will we have noise-canceling cabins?       ...
16:42 2019-06-28

Hungary scientists fear brain drain as govt seeks control BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The president of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences says the government is moving to gain control of Hungary’s research institutes and he fears the country will see an exodus of scientists. Academy President Laszlo Lovas...
20:00 2019-06-12

Child in Indiana rescued, taken to hospital after fall into sewer drain: reports Emergency responders rescued a 3-year-old child from a sewer drain Thursday night in Evansville, Ind., and have transported the child to a hospital, according to reports....
13:01 2019-07-05

Newborn Girl Thrown Into Drain By Woman Pulled Out By Dogs In Haryana A newborn baby, wrapped in plastic, who was left by a woman in a drain in Haryana's Kaithal district was pulled out from the drain by a pack of stray dogs, the police said....
15:56 2019-07-20

Juul Is Sued by School Districts That Say Vaping Is a Dangerous Drain on Their Resources The lawsuits accuse Juul of endangering students and forcing educators to divert time and money to fight an epidemic of nicotine addiction among teenagers....
00:28 2019-10-08

Marine Archaeologists Drain Sea To Investigate Underwater Building At Salamis Ruins The Greek Ministry of Culture has announced a major discovery by marine archaeologists off the island of Salamis. It has been revealed that divers and researchers have found a monumental structure or building. ...
02:28 2019-06-19

| Pacific rugby: The great brawn drain that left poor nations behind Rugby aims to open up new frontiers this year when Japan host the Rugby World Cup, but the talent-rich Pacific island nations feel they are still being neglected....
08:00 2019-07-04

Teen sucked into water park drain after possible dare-gone-wrong: report A 14-year-old Texas teen is reportedly in a medically induced coma after he was allegedly sucked into a water park drain possibly in a dare-gone-wrong scenario on Saturday. The teen, who was not identified by law enforcement to local media outlets du...
15:28 2019-08-16

Tropical Storm Dorian is expected to turn into a hurricane this week. Here's where the storm is heading. NOAA Tropical Storm Dorian in the Atlantic is expected to strengthen to a Category 1 hurricane this week. A watch has been issued for Barbados, and Dorian is expected to bring rain and storm surges to Puerto Rico and Lesser Antilles. It's forecasted...
22:42 2019-08-25

Tropical Storm Gabrielle becomes 7th named storm of Atlantic hurricane season The tropical storm formed Wednesday in the far east Atlantic, about 680 miles from the Cabo Verde Islands, about 1,100 miles off the west African coast....
16:42 2019-09-04

Tropical storm warning issued in Bahamas as potential storm develops Forecasters on Thursday continued to keep a close eye on Potential Tropical Cyclone Nine, a cluster of showers and thunderstorms slowly organizing over the Bahamas....
19:28 2019-09-13

Post-Brexit tech brain drain worries half of businesses: survey Just over half of Britain's businesses believe the country is at risk of a brain drain after Brexit, with many worried in particular about a shortage of tech skills, according to research by cloud-based software company Salesforce.com....
05:14 2019-07-11

Post-Brexit tech brain drain worries half of businesses -survey Just over half of Britain's businesses believe the country is at risk of a brain drain after Brexit, with many worried in particular about a shortage of tech skills, according to research by cloud-based software company Salesforce.com....
03:56 2019-07-11

Watch: Woman uses traffic cone to clear drain on flooded New York road A New York driver who found her path blocked by a flash food armed herself with a traffic cone and cleared the clog causing the road to fill with water....
14:42 2019-07-24

Using Google Maps to find a local business could drain your bank account...or worse Relying on Google Maps to find a local business could have serious consequences, The Wall Street Journal reports today. That's because the platform's search engine is full of fake business listings and rip-off artists. The Journal relayed the story o...
02:42 2019-06-22

Europe's brain drain is getting worse — so some countries are scrapping income tax for young people Central and Eastern European (CEE) countries are proposing radical tax incentives for young people, as part of a drive to stem the flow of skilled workers to Western EU states....
09:14 2019-08-05

DC mayor says July 4, Trump inauguration helped drain city's security budget Washington, D.C.'s Emergency Planning and Security Fund is bankrupt from unpaid expenses for President Donald Trump's July 4 celebration, his inauguration, and other large events, as well as funding shortages....
21:28 2019-07-10

Hurricane Lorenzo strengthens to 'beastly' Category 4 storm, Tropical Storm Karen forecast to weaken The fifth hurricane of the 2019 Atlantic hurricane season roared in the open ocean on Thursday, strengthening into a Category 4 storm as another tropical system closer to the U.S. is forecast to weaken by the weekend....
00:56 2019-09-27

Tropical Storm Barry prompts storm surge, flood warnings: Why is New Orleans at an increased risk? As Tropical Storm Barry continues to barrel toward the Louisiana coast, flooding and rainfall are increasingly becoming a concern — especially for the city of New Orleans, which is more vulnerable to weather-related phenomena. ...
02:00 2019-07-13

New storm hits hurricane-ravaged Bahamas, could become tropical storm A new storm brought rain and wind to the hurricane ravaged Bahamas early Friday, with the Miami-based National Hurricane Center (NHC) warning it could turn into a tropical storm....
11:14 2019-09-13

Tropical Storm Karen Has the Internet Saying the Storm ‘Wants to Speak to a Manager’ Tropical Storm Karen, which is moving through the Southern Windward islands and could hit Puerto Rico early next week, has inspired the internet to make memes poking fun of the storm’s name. #Karen was trending on Sunday afternoon on Twitter. ...
05:00 2019-09-23

Tropical Storm Barry: Hurricane strength likely when storm hits land; Mississippi River surge downgraded Tropical Storm Barry is expected to reach hurricane strength before it makes landfall early Saturday morning, according to the National Weather Service....
11:28 2019-07-13

Tropical Storm Barry: Thousands without power, rescues underway as storm strengthens to 'edge of hurricane status' before landfall Tropical Storm Barry will bring a deluge of rain - up to 20 inches of water - to Louisiana when it makes landfall early Saturday morning and forecasters warn that it could strengthen to a hurricane in the warmer Gulf waters....
16:56 2019-07-13

Purism’s Librem 5 phone starts shipping—a fully open GNU/Linux phone The Purism Librem 5, the first attempt at a Linux phone in a long time, is ready to leave the factory. [credit: Purism ] Purism, the maker...
01:42 2019-09-27

The Surface Phone is real! Microsoft surprises with a dual-screen Android phone The Microsoft Surface Duo. It's a dual-screen Android phone. [credit: Microsoft ] Which narrative should we go with for this one? The long...
11:14 2019-10-03

Audacious promises clearer phone calls with the same mobile phone A new Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO) promises to improve the audio quality of phone calls for people with hearing difficulties without the need to change their mobile phone.Audacious was developed in partnership with experts in audiology, dat...
12:14 2019-08-14

The Morning After: ASUS' new gaming phone is barely a phone Welcome back, it's Monday time. Over the weekend, Marvel decided to announce enough superhero TV and movies to keep you going for the next few years, while another Pixel 4 leak suggests some wacky hand gestures might be coming to Google's n...
14:56 2019-07-22

Asus ROG Phone 2 announced and it's the first phone with Snapdragon 855 Plus The world of smartphones for gaming is a closely competitive one, with phones like the Black Shark 2, Razer Phone 2 and the original Asus ROG Phone all vying to be the smartphone you play Fortnite, PUBG Mobile or any other Android game, and now Asus ...
14:42 2019-07-22

Combat Juggling Looks Awesome Hello! This week we spend too much money on Runescape, listen to some baby gators, run away from killer robots, play a new Zelda game and do a little combat juggling....
22:00 2019-09-21

Pre-Owned Kia Stingers Are Already An Awesome Value It’s no secret that we like the Kia Stinger. It’s a fun, rear- or all-wheel drive four-door fastback with driving dynamics on par with a lot of German metal. And while new ones can be had with significant deals if you know where to look, the pre-owne...
20:28 2019-10-01

Super Awesome Science Show: Me, myself and AI On this week's Super Awesome Science Show, we’re going to explore how AI is involved in health care and the pitfalls that prevent our complete acceptance of the technology in public health....
19:14 2019-06-04

I might never watch Netflix again unless I’m watching in this awesome new app You know how HBO’s slogan is “it’s not TV, it’s HBO”? That statement wasn’t just a slogan for so many years, it was the truth. HBO shows were in a league of their own, offering writing and production value that had...
16:56 2019-08-14

Co-eds deck out their dorms to look awesome on Instagram Natalie Held wasn’t able to see her junior-year room at Boston University before moving in, so she found the floor plan through the university’s housing website and started plotting out her space weeks before moving. The 19-year-old student of politi...
08:42 2019-09-12

Five Awesome Sims YouTubers To Watch Playing The Sims can be a huge time sink—if you’re at all particular about building houses or the way your Sims look, you can spend at least an hour setting things up before you actually let the simulation begin. And that’s before you even get to thi...
02:14 2019-08-27

Reminder: You Can Still Get Awesome Deals On A Kia Stinger The Kia Stinger is probably the coolest car to come from the Korean brand. Rear- or all-wheel drive, sharp looks and driving dynamics on par with much more expensive German stuff make it a compelling proposition. Even better is the fact that Kia cont...
01:56 2019-08-20

Pixel 4 is about to get an awesome new feature that the iPhone already has The Pixel 4 isn’t due to be released for several months, but Google’s upcoming flagship has been popping up in more and more leaks and rumors. We just saw Pixel 4 renders based on leaked design files as well as a leaked mold that seems to...
04:00 2019-06-13

Your Ridiculously Awesome Nissan R34 GT-R Wallpapers Are Here This big brute R34 GT-R is clearly a Kaiju recently crawled out of the large body of water behind it to terrorize a nearby city, smushing tall buildings and throwing cars. We’ll never truly know the meaning of this destruction, as it will slowly sulk...
23:56 2019-05-26

Your Ridiculously Awesome Porsche 911 GT3 RS Wallpapers Are Here As if Porsche’s big-wing widebody GT3 RS needed anything else to make it stand out, this car has received a sharp set of bright green accents, and I’ll be damned if it doesn’t look mean. I don’t think this car really needed anything more to be worthy...
22:56 2019-06-30

RealReal Climbs in Trading Debut Online marketplace RealReal’s shares soared in its first day of trading, following a wave of technology companies entering the public markets this year....
19:00 2019-06-28

People Complained About Stray Cat, So A Law Firm Did Something Awesome When a stray kitten in Brazil walked into the Order of Attorneys of Brazil building, seeking shelter from a storm, he instantly won over many of the employees. Unfortunately, some people soon started......
12:00 2019-09-27

There's an Awesome New Infinity Train Trailer, But You Have to Work for It Cartoon Network’s promising new animated series, Infinity Train, finally has a new full trailer. But, much like our science geek hero Tulip, solving a puzzle to watch it is part of the adventure. Read more......
07:14 2019-06-19

The Rivian R1T Electric Pickup Looks Awesome In Its New Blue The upcoming Rivian R1T is a packaging wonder and a promising start to the inevitable electric pickup truck wars, promising to put Ford, GM and Ram scrambling to catch up. We finally get to see it in something other than the boring silver color. Now...
19:14 2019-09-30

Your Ridiculously Awesome Jaguar F-Type Wallpaper is Here It’s bad luck to come across a black cat, especially in a darkened alleyway. That’s doubly true for one with an aftermarket supercharger bolted to its V8. You just don’t want to put yourself in situations like that....
23:14 2019-08-03

Apple definitely needs to copy this awesome Pixel 4 feature Google will launch the Pixel 4 phones in less than two weeks, but the cat is out of the bag. With each passing day, we learn more details about the handsets, and the leaks are more thorough than last year. That’s because several people had acce...
00:28 2019-10-05

Google Maps just got an awesome new feature I hope I’ll never have to use I’m sad to say I’ve never really considered what it means for a person with a serious vision impairment to get from point A to point B without being able to rely on what’s probably the most important basic human sense. That is, I ne...
16:42 2019-10-11

Awesome Archer gives England advantage in third Test "Jofra Archer\u0027s first five-wicket haul in Test cricket put England in command on a weather-affected opening day of the third Ashes test at Headingley on Thursday as they bowled Australia out for 179."...
02:56 2019-08-23

An awesome Pixel 4 feature you won’t find on the iPhone 11 might not be available to everyone Google will unveil the Pixel 4 in about a month, but we already know what the phone’s signature features will be. That’s thanks to Google, which went on record with Pixel 4 teasers and previews in the past few months, in an attempt to con...
20:14 2019-09-05

Yes, there is a sport named pizza acrobatics (and it is awesome) If you've never heard of pizza acrobatics, welcome to the club. We asked pizza acrobatics megastar Tony Gemignani to explain how The Ocho's newest addition (12-1 p.m. ET, ESPN2) works....
15:00 2019-08-07

Your Ridiculously Awesome Datsun 240Z Wallpapers Are Here Who isn’t a fan of the first Japanese sports car to make a real impact on the American market? With a 2.4-liter six-cylinder, this car was like a front-engine Porsche 911 at a fraction of the price for its time. It was forward thinking, gorgeous, and...
21:42 2019-07-14

Your Ridiculously Awesome Porsche 918 Spyder Wallpapers Are Here Danger: High Voltage! Porsche’s hybrid hypercar 918 Spyder was a shot of adrenaline that Porsche needed to convince consumers that hybrids aren’t boring. In that transition period between traditional sports cars and tech-forward monsters that are on ...
23:28 2019-06-16

S&P 500 climbs toward record high, earnings in focus The S&P 500 climbed toward a record high on Monday, supported by expectations of lower interest rates, while investors awaited quarterly earnings from marquee companies Facebook, Alphabet and Amazon later this week....
23:28 2019-07-22

Death toll climbs in Iraq on third day of protests Iraqi security forces opened fire on thousands of demonstrators who defied a curfew in Baghdad on Thursday and exchanged fire with gunmen in a southern city, killing two people on the third day of nationwide anti-government protests....
18:56 2019-10-03

Gold Climbs to Highest Point in More Than Two Weeks Gold prices rose to their highest level in more than two weeks Tuesday, buoyed by weaker U.S. economic data and news that House Democrats plan to discuss the impeachment of President Trump....
20:14 2019-09-24

Another Koizumi Politician Climbs the Ranks in Japan Youthful political scion Shinjiro Koizumi, a possible successor to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, was named environment minister in a cabinet reshuffling. And he may become the first cabinet minister in Japan to take paternity leave....
20:42 2019-09-11

S&P 500 climbs toward record, marquee reports in focus The S&P 500 climbed toward a record high on Monday, supported by expectations of lower interest rates, while investors awaited quarterly earnings from marquee companies Facebook, Alphabet and Amazon later this week....
22:14 2019-07-22

French 'Spiderman' climbs Frankfurt skyscraper French free climber Alain Robert, known as "Spiderman" for his exploits, succeeded in climbing the 153-meter Skyper skyscraper before being arrested by police....
18:56 2019-09-28

French 'Spider-Man' climbs Frankfurt skyscraper French free climber Alain Robert, known as "Spider-Man" for his exploits, succeeded in climbing the 153-meter Skyper skyscraper before being arrested by police....
08:28 2019-09-29

Canadian Guy Climbs into Someone Else's Corvette Convertible and Tries to Claim It as His I think somebody may have misunderstood how squatter’s rights work. That somebody is a Vancouver man who climbed into a parked Corvette C7 convertible with the top down, sat in the driver’s seat, and claimed the car was his. The owner of the car, and...
19:42 2019-07-02

Dollar Index Climbs to Two-Year High The dollar reached its strongest level in over two years as the gloomy outlook for global growth, rising U.S.-China trade tensions and political turmoil in Europe weighed on major currencies world-wide....
05:56 2019-09-04

Oil climbs but still set for big weekly loss over demand worries Oil futures were higher ahead of the weekend but remained on track for large weekly losses on fears that slower global economic growth will hurt fuel demand, even as Saudi Arabia said it has fully restored oil output after recent attacks....
07:28 2019-10-04

Multicamera film technology heralds awesome VR advance Volumetric capture uses many cameras to film an actor from all sides simultaneously. Software then splices the images into film scenes. Using VR goggles, you can walk around actors and see them from all sides....
10:56 2019-10-09

A Designer Sketched Up A Mid-Engined Mini Supercar And It's Actually Awesome We’ve spent a lot of time talking about mid-engined versions of cars we already know. First, it was the mid-engined Corvette. Then the mid-engined Camry. And now, an artist has brought us a mid-engined Mini....
01:28 2019-08-12

Watch Some Totally Awesome Vintage Racing Live Right Now This year marks the inaugural running of the Sonoma Speed Festival. While it is a brand new event, I am stunned at both the level of preparation of the event, and the high quality of racing cars that have been hauled to wine country for a good bit of...
18:56 2019-06-01

US paratroopers are headed to Afghanistan with these awesome drones that fit in their pockets US Army paratroopers with the 1st Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment will deploy to Afghanistan this month with "Black Hornet" reconnaissance drones. These drones are small, lightweight surveillance assets that are small enough to fit in a ...
06:42 2019-07-08

Super Awesome Science Show: Riding bikes On this week's 'Super Awesome Science Show,' we’re going to explore what has led to an increase in Canada's cycling population and how we might be able to become a cycling nation....
17:00 2019-08-27

Your Ridiculously Awesome Lancia Delta Integrale Wallpapers Are Here The Lancia Delta Integrale HF owned the hot hatch game in the late ‘80s and early ‘90s. With a couple hundred turbocharged horsepowers on tap and four driven wheels, this Group B homologation monster would really scoot. The driving experience is typi...
01:42 2019-06-03

Super Awesome Science Show: Ticked off by Lyme On this episode of the 'Super Awesome Science Show,' we talk about what Lyme disease is, how it's spread and how you can avoid getting bitten by ticks that carry the disease....
13:42 2019-06-18

German circus replaced animals with holograms, and it’s awesome Ah, the circus. It’s a time-honored tradition, but the practice of training animals to do silly things for the amusement of youngsters is definitely old-fashioned, and there are many reasons why it’s not a popular as it once was. The trea...
06:56 2019-06-07

Who remembers the awesome early ‘80s CBS show Windbreaker and Fern? Who remembers the awesome early ‘80s CBS show Windbreaker and Fern? It was about a guy who dressed like a Safeway night manager and this talking houseplant with ESP that was really a reincarnated Dutch wizard, and they’d go out and solve crimes in a ...
15:42 2019-09-03

Pre-E3 2019: Oculus wants you to paddle a stealth VR kayak—and it’s awesome Enlarge / Are you telling me you don't pack remote-detonation explosives, a dozen clips full of bullets, and a silenced pistol on your family kayak trip? Phantom: Covert Ops, a VR stealth game coming later this year to Oculus Quest and Oculus Rift, w...
19:14 2019-05-21

Teach Your Kid About Digital Safety With the 'Be Internet Awesome' Program As parents, we’re constantly urged to teach our kids about internet safety. It’s something we must do—this is clear. But Moms and dads need more guidance because let’s face it: We ourselves are also struggling to navigate the murky waters of the web....
23:00 2019-06-28

My 4-Year-Old Did One of Those Things Kids Do to Remind You Why Being a Parent Is Awesome Parenting, in practice, is a lot of work. Sure, it’s work that most of us who have the privilege of being parents love, but there are days when everybody can use a break. Especially when you have little ones, which I do. I have three children, aged 3...
12:42 2019-08-16

The Moon Missions Gave Us Way More Awesome Technology Than You Realize Fifty years ago, American astronauts walked the moon, completing an incredible mission that, if we’re honest, was extremely unlikely to happen as soon as it did. And it was all possible because of incredible innovations, some of which paved the way f...
23:42 2019-07-18

This is Samsung’s strangest smartphone design yet, and it’s kind of awesome For the creative minds charged with dreaming up new smartphone design concepts at Samsung, it would appear to be the case that no idea is ever deemed too strange or off-the-wall. Case in point: A new phone design the company has just patented that co...
17:14 2019-07-01

5 of the smartest people in AI teamed up to make awesome robots An all-star team consisting of five of the brightest minds in AI today revealed the launch of Robust.AI, a new startup devoted to revolutionizing the robotics industry. According to a job posting on the company’s website, the company intends to creat...
03:42 2019-06-06

This Prime Day Audible deal is actually awesome for book lovers Audible, Amazon's audiobook subscription service, is available for new (and former) users for a crazy good price thanks to Prime Day.       ...
08:14 2019-07-14

Someone rendered the PlayStation 5 based on earlier leaks, and it looks awesome A Sony patent found recently shows what can only be a gaming rig, and we soon learned the drawing wasn’t just a concept. According to a deleted tweet from a video game developer, it’s the PlayStation 5 dev kit’s actual design. While...
22:42 2019-08-23

Razer Phone 2 vs Asus ROG Phone Review indexDesign | Display | Interface and Functionality | Processor, Memory, and Performance | Accessories | Connectivity | Camera | Call quality | Media | Battery Life | ConclusionRazer versus Asus. It’s the story of two computer manufacturers wh...
16:42 2019-05-21

Woman climbs over lion exhibit barrier in video taken at NYC zoo The Bronx Zoo says in a statement that staff received a report that an individual climbed over the visitor barrier at the African lion exhibit on Saturday....
10:00 2019-10-02

Extra Cool Mom Climbs Mt. Rushmore Barefoot, Gets Busted Last Friday, Alexandria Incontro from Omaha, Nebraska, very nearly free-soloed Mt. Rushmore, making it 15 feet from the top before she was persuaded to give up on her attempt by a park ranger. According to the Rapid City Journal, visitors reported se...
13:28 2019-07-18

Wall Street climbs more than 1% after China moves on yuan U.S. stocks jumped more than 1 percent on Tuesday, bouncing back from a sharp sell-off the previous day as China stepped in to stabilize the yuan, easing concerns that currencies would be the next weapon in the U.S.-China trade war....
23:28 2019-08-06

Bulgaria's Georgieva climbs from communism to IMF head hopeful Bulgarian economist Kristalina Georgieva has been named European candidate to lead the International Monetary Fund after years of experience at its twin organization the World Bank....
00:56 2019-08-03

Death toll from clashes at Sudan rallies climbs to 11 Sudanese activists say at least 11 people were killed in clashes with security forces during mass demonstrations demanding a transition to civilian rule...
22:56 2019-07-01

Death toll in capsized Philippine ferries climbs to 31 The death toll from the capsize of three Philippine ferries in bad weather rose to 31 on Sunday as rescuers found more bodies, a coast guard official said....
16:42 2019-08-04

Man Climbs On Plane In London Climate Protest As Over 1,000 Arrested A protester lay on top of a plane while another forced a jet to turn around on the runway as climate change activists descended on London City Airport on Thursday, causing some flight disruption as......
09:56 2019-10-11

Death toll in western India dam breach climbs to 15 Rescuers in western India say they have recovered three more bodies, raising the death toll to 15 after a small dam breached and flooded half a dozen villages following heavy monsoon rains...
07:42 2019-07-04

U.S. Currency Climbs Against Australian Dollar After RBA Signals Possible Rate Cut The dollar strengthened on Tuesday, buoyed by gains against the Australian dollar after Reserve Bank of Australia cleared the path to an interest-rate cut in June....
23:28 2019-05-21

Subaru first-quarter profit climbs 48% on strong U.S. SUV sales Subaru Corp reported a 48% increase in first-quarter operating profit on Monday as global sales grew, led by demand for the Ascent and Forester SUVs in the United States....
14:42 2019-08-05

Man climbs onto plane wing before takeoff at Nigeria airport An Azman Air plane had been waiting for clearance to takeoff from Lagos, Nigeria, when a man climbed onto the wing.       ...
00:56 2019-07-20

| UN calls for Libya ceasefire as death toll climbs to 1 000 The UN Security Council has called for a ceasefire in Libya as the death toll from a three-month offensive on Tripoli reached 1 000, including scores killed in an air strike that hit a detention centre for migrants....
16:28 2019-07-06

Oil climbs on Iraq and Ecuador unrest, regional tensions Oil prices increased on Tuesday as unrest in Iraq and Ecuador raised supply concerns, but worries about U.S.-China trade negotiations capped the market's gains after U.S. President Donald Trump said a quick deal was unlikely....
12:00 2019-10-08

Temasek's portfolio value climbs at slowest pace in 3 years to S$313 bln Singapore's Temasek Holdings reported on Tuesday the smallest rise in its portfolio value in three years as declines in key bank stock holdings weighed, and the state investor said it had tempered its pace of investments....
11:28 2019-07-09

Corona brewer's stock climbs after earnings beat Shares of Constellation Brands rose Friday after the Corona brewer reported earnings that topped Wall Street's estimates and boosted its fiscal 2020 outlook as its beer sales continue to fuel growth....
16:56 2019-06-28

NYCHA’s overtime spending climbs again, hitting $95 million The city’s budget has sprung a big leak. Overtime spending at the city’s embattled Housing Authority ballooned to $95.5 million last year, as employees labored to correct the scandalous living conditions that led to a partial federal takeover of the ...
06:14 2019-08-14

US back in top 5 innovative economies, China climbs to 14th The United States has reclaimed its ranking in the top five countries in the world for economic innovation, while China climbed from 17th to 14th position in the new list of nearly 130 nations...
02:56 2019-07-25

Death toll from clashes at Sudan rallies climbs to 10 KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — A leading Sudanese activist says at least 10 people were killed in clashes with security forces during mass demonstrations demanding a transition to civilian rule. Nazim Sirraj told The Associated Press on Monday that three bod...
13:14 2019-07-01

Wall St. climbs as oil jumps after Gulf tanker attacks U.S. stocks rose on Thursday after two days of declines, as energy shares rebounded with oil on concerns of a supply disruption following attacks on two tankers in the Gulf of Oman....
23:42 2019-06-13

9 awesome features of G Suite that Google wishes more people knew about G Suite has grown into a very powerful productivity and collaboration offering. We were curious about what features Google loves that many of us haven't noticed. Here we spotlight nine powerful features you may have missed that are sure to save you t...
01:00 2019-08-27

Escape impending winter with eight awesome fall travel deals Summer is nearly pushing up daisies amid autumn’s cruel mutiny. Time to Netflix and chill — er, literally and meteorologically. Then again … while the plebes are content to just jacket up and rake in their lawn-shrouding leaves, the savvy...
08:56 2019-09-21

Todd Frazier saved the Mets by cheating the shift: ‘Awesome’ Todd Frazier represented the tying run. One swing could eliminate the three-run deficit the Mets were facing in the fourth inning. Rather than go big, however, Frazier thought small. Instead of swinging for the fences, he took what the defense was gi...
15:56 2019-05-27

Google Photos just got an awesome feature that makes it a must-have Android and iPhone app Google Photos is easily one of the best apps you could have installed on your phone, especially if it’s an Android device, and especially a specific type of Android that comes with unlimited storage. Even if you prefer a different cloud or stor...
22:42 2019-08-23

Awesome images of a volcanic eruption on Jupiter’s moon Io Back in 2007, NASA’s New Horizons flew by the most volcanically active world in our solar system, Jupiter’s third-largest moon Io. While there, it caught Io’s Tvashtar volcano shooting out a 200-mile-high plume.    &...
13:00 2019-08-20

Bollinger Has Some Awesome Mods Planned For Its Upcoming Electric Truck While I know we’re getting an all-new Land Rover Defender soon, I can’t help but feel like the upcoming all-electric Bollinger B1 and B2 SUV and truck are the real spiritual successor to the original Defender—and these new available modifications are...
00:00 2019-07-04

11 awesome deals you can get from Wayfair’s big living room sale Save big on a variety of living room furnishings from Wayfair's “Everything Living Room” sale.        ...
22:14 2019-05-29

Tarek El Moussa Confirms Heather Rae Young Is His Girlfriend: "She's Awesome" A new woman has finally captured Tarek El Moussa's heart. The 37-year-old, known for his and ex-wife Christina Anstead's HGTV show Flip or Flop and his new digital series......
22:56 2019-08-08

Ex-Lok Sabha Speaker Compliments Sushma Swaraj's "Awesome Memory" Former Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Wednesday remembered Sushma Swaraj as the MP who with her oratory skills and photographic memory used to make Opposition members nervous in Parliament....
15:42 2019-08-07

Netflix is finally testing an awesome new feature we’ve wanted for so long Watching Netflix at work is an actual thing, and it’s no surprise considering the streaming service is available on just about every device you can imagine. You don’t need to play your favorite TV shows at your workstation, you can just d...
20:14 2019-06-21

Want to regrow organs and defy cancer? Just copy these awesome animals Creatures with incredible superpowers including the ability to survive being frozen and suffocated and resist ageing could revolutionise medicine, space travel and even war...
18:56 2019-10-11

'Old-fashioned awesome' – readers pick their favourite art of the 21st century After we published our chart of the best art since 2000, you sent in your thoughts and suggestions, from price-slash Banksys to Yayoi Kusama’s oblivion‘A very accessible broad look at how art affects us’: DietBoke Continue reading......
05:56 2019-09-25

The Lotus Evija EV Hypercar Promises Almost 2000 Horsepower, Awesome Looks We’ve had teases, a name reveal, and plenty of speculation about what it’ll be, and now the Lotus Evija, which Lotus says will have almost 2,000 horsepower and more than 1,200 pound-feet of torque, is with us....
20:28 2019-07-16

People are saying Samsung’s awesome Galaxy Note 10 promo is gone, but you can still get it if you hurry Samsung last week quietly kicked off a reservation promotion for the upcoming Galaxy Note 10 series. At the time, we told you that you had time to reserve your Note 10 until August 7th, which is when the phone will be unveiled. We also said Samsung i...
22:14 2019-08-01

J.J. Watt did something awesome to help a young student get a better grade on class project The Texans star took time to film a commercial for "Energy Chips" in hopes the student will get a better grade on a project.        ...
13:14 2019-05-22

The first Heavy Metal Knitting World Championship was as awesome as it sounds Knitting is fun for some people; heavy metal, same—but you wouldn’t imagine that that particular Venn diagram contained a lot of overlap. Nevertheless, the two disparate pursuits recently combined for the first Heavy Metal Knitting World Championshi...
23:00 2019-07-18

These awesome Prime Day deals just started—and they'll sell out soon From brands like KitchenAid and Anker, these are the best Amazon Prime Day Lightning deals that you can still get.       ...
01:42 2019-07-17

This awesome ‘Stranger Things’ Easter Egg might make you shed a few tears If you haven’t watched the third season of Stranger Things yet, it’s definitely worth moving to the top of your watch list. The third season is arguably the best of the entire series, which is impressive given how great the first two seas...
07:42 2019-07-23

Hamilton predicts “awesome” Formula 1 three-team fight in Japan Lewis Hamilton thinks Formula 1 has the prospect of an "awesome" Japanese Grand Prix because he has "no idea" which of Mercedes, Ferrari or Red Bull will be quickest...
02:56 2019-10-10

Mario 64 Expert Climbs One Of The Game's Trickiest Levels Without Jumping Scott “pannenkoek2012" Buchanan is a Super Mario 64 expert known best for achieving memetic status thanks to a complex trick that involved “parallel universes” to complete. Buchanan is a master of the “A press challenge,” which involves clearing...
08:00 2019-08-13

CANADA STOCKS-TSX climbs on U.S.-China trade truce hopes Canada's main stock index gained ground on Thursday, with energy stocks leading gains, as a clutch of positive headlines on trade lifted sentiment with high-level trade negotiations between United States and China starting in Washington....
17:14 2019-10-10

Ebola death toll in east Congo outbreak climbs above 2,000 The death toll from Democratic Republic of Congo's year-long Ebola outbreak has climbed above 2,000, government data showed on Friday, as responders battle to overcome community mistrust and widespread security problems....
10:00 2019-08-30

Fintech Firm Stripe Climbs Ranks of U.S. Startup Valuations Stripe’s latest funding round values the company at $35 billion, up about 50% from an early 2019 round, putting the financial technology firm above Airbnb and Palantir....
20:42 2019-09-19

Asia stocks fall on likely smaller Fed rate cut, crude climbs Asia stocks fell on Monday as investors scaled back expectations of an aggressive interest rate cut by the Federal Reserve, while heightened Middle East tensions following Iran's seizure of a British tanker lifted crude oil prices....
07:42 2019-07-22

Monsoon flooding death toll climbs to 164 in South Asia The death toll in monsoon flooding in South Asia has climbed past 160 as millions of people and animals continue to face the brunt in three countries...
16:28 2019-07-20

The Death Toll from Hurricane Dorian in the Devastated Bahamas Climbs to 20 (FREEPORT, Bahamas) — The ground crunched under Greg Alem’s feet on Wednesday as he walked over the ruins of his home, laid waste by Hurricane Dorian. He touched a splintered beam of wood and pointed to the fallen trees, overcome by memor...
16:28 2019-09-05

On her terms and timeline, Ashleigh Barty climbs to top at French Open Hailed as a phenom when she first hit the tennis stage at age 15, Ashleigh Barty soon landed on the same predictable path toward teenaged tennis burnout. Instead, her instincts helped her make a detour, one that paid off with her first Grand Slam tit...
01:56 2019-06-09

On Camera, Woman Climbs Inside Zoo Exhibit, Taunts Lion. Then... The woman climbs over the fence as other zoo patrons protest. She steps through foliage to face the lion. Videos of the incident, posted online, have gone viral, leaving people aghast....
08:00 2019-10-03

Oil climbs as Middle East tensions offset demand worries Oil prices rose about 1 percent on Friday after steep losses in the previous session, supported by rising tensions between the United States and Iran, but weighed by concerns slowing economic growth could dent global oil demand....
22:01 2019-07-19

Indian Army Expedition Climbs World's 8 Highest Passes An eight-member expedition of the Indian Army Medical Corps (AMC) scaled eight of the world's highest passes and rode over 1500 kilometres in Ladakh as a part of the AMC Motorcycle Expedition, the......
04:28 2019-09-08

Nikkei climbs to new 4-mth high on US-China trade hopes, ECB stimulus Japan's Nikkei share average rose to a fresh four month-high on Friday, as hints of progress in the U.S.-China trade dispute and stimulus from the European Central Bank helped to counter lingering worries about a global economic slowdown....
06:42 2019-09-13

Flight out of Nigeria airport delayed after lunatic climbs onto plane This stowaway wanted to fly on a wing and a prayer. The man ran on Friday onto a taxiway at the international airport in Lagos, Nigeria, where he threw his carry-on luggage into one of the engines of a domestic Azman Air flight bound for Port Harcour...
23:56 2019-07-22

Oklahoma: two dead after possible tornado as storms death toll climbs Week of storms and flooding across southern plains statesMotel near Oklahoma City destroyed in ‘traumatic event’Officials said two people died after a possible tornado destroyed a motel and swept through a mobile home park in the Oklahoma City area.A...
14:56 2019-05-26

Climate activist climbs on top of plane during protests at London airport An environmental activist climbed on top of a plane on the runway of London's City Airport Thursday, as part of a series of protests at the site by the group Extinction Rebellion....
19:14 2019-10-10

Brazil deforestation climbs 67% through July as government attacks data Deforestation in Brazil's rainforest has jumped around 67% in the first seven months of the year, according to preliminary data from Brazil's space research agency, which the government has attacked as misleading and harmful to the national interest....
10:00 2019-08-06

Global stocks dip as Fed meeting looms, oil climbs on geopolitical fears U.S. stocks ended nominally lower on Friday as investors awaited next week's Federal Reserve meeting for signs of imminent easing, while the U.S.-Iran confrontation in the Gulf of Oman added to geopolitical uncertainty, sending oil prices higher....
23:28 2019-06-14

PRECIOUS-Gold down 1% and set for worst week in six months as dollar climbs Gold slipped by 1% to a one-week low on Friday and was heading for its worst week in six-months as investors sought safety in the U.S. dollar, lifting the currency to multi-week highs....
15:14 2019-09-27

Giro d'Italia: Ilnur Zakarin climbs into contention with stage 13 win Mikel Landa impresses as Jan Polanc stays in pinkSimon Yates struggles and loses major time gapsRussia’s Ilnur Zakarin powered to victory in the 13th stage of the Giro d’Italia, the first mountain test for the overall contenders, while favourites Pri...
21:42 2019-05-24

| Second patient dies of Ebola in Uganda, as death toll climbs in DRC Uganda has recorded its second Ebola fatality since the virus spread from neighbouring DRC, where officials said a 10-month-old epidemic has now killed more than 1 400 people....
21:14 2019-06-13

Sherpa climbs Mount Everest for record 23rd time A 49-year-old sherpa reached the top of Mount Everest for a 23rd time on Wednesday, creating a new record for the most summits of the world’s highest mountain, Nepali hiking officials said....
18:14 2019-05-21

Oil climbs over $1/bbl on U.S.-China trade deal hopes, Mideast tension Oil prices rose more than $1 a barrel on Tuesday after news that China and the United States were resuming trade talks ahead of a meeting at the G20 summit later this month, spurring hopes that the two countries would resolve an ongoing trade war....
04:56 2019-06-19

Boris Johnson’s ‘Awesome Foursome’ U.K. Tour Highlights Brexit Rancor After visiting Scotland and Wales, Mr. Johnson ended a three-day tour of the U.K. in Northern Ireland, amid more warnings of what Brexit could bring....
07:56 2019-08-01

This awesome 100GB SIM only deal ends Tuesday - don't miss out this Bank Holiday We don't mean to panic you, but the time to hurry is now. We've been loving this fantastic Vodafone SIM only deal for a few weeks now, but Carphone Warehouse is pulling it from sale this Tuesday, May 28.If you're in the market for a ne...
15:01 2019-05-26

Snooki Shares the ''Disgusting'' and ''Awesome'' Details of Giving Birth to Her Third Child "My whole entire yoga pants were soaked when I got to the hospital." Snooki is sharing the good, the bad and the ugly side of giving birth. The Jersey Shore star and her......
03:56 2019-06-07

Giveaway! The awesome Kodak Printomatic camera will print your photos instantly This giveaway event is open to United States residents only.It's usually all phones all the time for us here at PhoneArena, but every once in a while, a cool gadget comes along that we just can't help but share with our beautiful readers.The latest o...
14:56 2019-05-21

BT's awesome freebie-fuelled fibre broadband deal ends on Thursday If your broadband contract is coming to an end and you need to get it sorted (what a bore!) then BT Broadband has got something very interesting up its sleeve for you. The provider has really made a habit of including some high-end freebies with its ...
22:42 2019-05-22

Nestle claims its plant-based Awesome Burger is healthier than rivals Beyond Meat and Impossible Foods are about to have some major competition. Nestle's Sweet Earth is prepping the Awesome Burger, another take on plant-based hamburgers. The veggie mix (which includes yellow peas and wheat) should have largely rea...
00:14 2019-06-04

Someone Made An Awesome Final Fantasy VII Remake Boss Fight In Dreams After an exciting showing at this year’s E3, hype around the Final Fantasy VII remake could not be higher. Its mix of classic storytelling and revamped combat shows a lot of promise. However, there’s been no demo in sight. In the meantime, one intrep...
05:14 2019-07-20

Scientists move one step closer to explaining why Komodo dragons are so awesome Komodo dragons are incredible animals. They’re lizards, but they have a number of unique tweaks to their chemistry that gives them advantages often only seen in mammals. To figure out how these large predators arrived at their current state, re...
19:14 2019-07-31

Nestlé's answer to the plant-based meat craze: The Awesome Burger If you turn off Highway 1 at just the right spot in Moss Landing, California, past fruit stands, roadside cafes and artichoke farms, you may catch a sudden whiff of bacon. It's surprising, because this exit leads to the headquarters of the vegetarian...
15:42 2019-09-30

Death toll from Ashura rituals in Iraq's Kerbala climbs to 31 with 100 more wounded At least 31 people died and another 100 were wounded on Tuesday during the Shi'ite Muslim religious rituals of Ashura in the Iraqi city of Kerbala, a Health Ministry spokesman said, offering no details as to how they died....
16:28 2019-09-10

Nikkei climbs on upbeat U.S. data, weaker yen; SoftBank Group slips Japanese shares reached another one-month on Friday as better-than-expected U.S. economic data and hopes for progress from coming trade talks between the United States and China bolstered risk appetites....
07:56 2019-09-06

Partially blind Paralympian climbs on top of London plane in climate protest A partially blind climate activist was busted Thursday afternoon at a London airport for clambering atop a British Airways plane, the Evening Standard reported. The protester — London 2012 paracycling bronze medal winner James Brown — mo...
20:28 2019-10-10

Typhoon Hagibis floods over 1,000 homes in Japan as the death toll climbs Thousands of troops were deployed across Japan to rescue people stranded in flooded homes as the death toll from a ferocious typhoon climbed.        ...
22:56 2019-10-13

Intruder climbs 400-foot Orlando TV station tower, stays for eight hours A man who authorities in Florida believe has a history of mental illness scaled a 400-foot Orlando television station tower and stayed there for nearly eight hours Wednesday....
13:00 2019-09-19

Watch: Bear climbs on car to reach tree branches in North Carolina A North Carolina woman captured video when she spotted an unusual scene on her way to work -- a bear standing on top of a car to search a tree for snacks....
23:00 2019-09-24

Sudan crisis: U.S. appoints envoy head as death toll climbs to 129 The United States appointed the head of a special envoy to Sudan Wednesday as opposition forces report dozens of people have been raped and over 120 people have been killed following last week's military crackdown....
07:14 2019-06-13

Oil climbs on Iran tensions, stocks edge back from seven-week highs Oil prices added to recent gains on Friday on fears any U.S. military attack on Iran would disrupt flows of crude from the Middle East, while a gauge of global stock markets edged back from seven-week highs following a run-up spurred by optimism over...
02:28 2019-06-22

After Mount Everest, 9-Year-Old Pune Boy Climbs Africa's Highest Mountain Most nine-year-olds would find it difficult to even put a finger on Mount Kilimanjaro on a map, but not Advait Bhartia, who recently scaled the the highest free-standing mountain in the world....
15:28 2019-08-14

Watch: Mystery Man Climbs 1,000-Foot-Tall London Building With No Ropes Some people find it hard to get motivated on a Monday. Others are already halfway up London's tallest building by 5 a.m. - seemingly without a rope or harness....
17:56 2019-07-08

Box Office: 'Abominable' Climbs to No. 1 With $20.8 Million, 'Judy' Hits High Note LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - "Abominable" towered over the box office this weekend as Universal and DreamWorks' animated adventure debuted to $20.85 million in North America and $29.7 million worldwide....
18:00 2019-09-29

Death toll climbs, unrest spreads in Iraq in days of protests Iraqi security forces opened fire on thousands of demonstrators who defied a curfew in Baghdad on Thursday and exchanged fire with gunmen in southern cities, bringing to 27 the death toll from three days of anti-government protests....
02:56 2019-10-04

Oil climbs 3% on hopes U.S.-China trade talks resume, Mideast tension Oil prices rose more than $1 a barrel on Tuesday after U.S. President Donald Trump said he would hold an extensive meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping at the G20 summit later this month....
19:28 2019-06-18

Gamechanger Audio’s analog synth uses drone motors to create awesome music In a time where most musical advancements seem to come in the form of software tricks, it’s refreshing to see a product with a new kind of analog hardware. That’s what Gamechanger Audio delivers with its new Motor Synth, an analog electro-mechanical ...
01:28 2019-06-13

Already an Awesome HBCU, Spelman College Receives Funding for STEM Center; Becomes Awesomer Spelman College, the all-women historically black college located in Atlanta, was recently ranked as the best historically black college or university (HBCU) by U.S. News & World Report. Well, it looks like that train of black excellence will not...
23:28 2019-09-09

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Blasphemous Is As Awesome As Chris Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Blasphemous Is As Awesome As Christian History Is Not • Welcome Back Commander: A C&C Retrospective - Red Alert • Kizumonogatari:Reiketsu Collector’s Edition Blu-ray Review • TAY ...
18:42 2019-09-26

Watch this man casually turn Amazon boxes into awesome, anime-inspired weaponry As an online shopper, recycling cardboard boxes is probably the most annoying (but necessary) routines to engage in. You’ve got the joy of opening something you just bought from a multi-billion dollar corporation, but the onus is on you, the customer...
20:14 2019-09-13

Phone book, what's a phone book? 20 everyday tasks that nobody does anymore The standard electronics, gear, and ways of yesteryear have vanished. As old formats disappear, that leaves us with the task of what to do.       ...
18:14 2019-06-13

SoftBank Corp first-quarter profit climbs 4% as mobile user numbers grow Japanese telco SoftBank Corp said on Monday its operating profit in the quarter ended June rose 4%, in line with estimates, as the number of mobile users grew....
11:14 2019-08-05

Sudan: Death toll climbs to 100 as bodies pulled from Nile after military crackdown Two days after the Sudanese military led a violent crackdown on protesters in the country's capital, over 100 people have been reported dead and 500 injured, the opposition said Wednesday....
07:14 2019-06-06

Death toll climbs from vaping illnesses as Florida, Georgia report new fatalities Georgia and Florida health officials have both reported their first vaping-related deaths, bringing the total number of U.S. fatalities to at least 11....
23:42 2019-09-25

Wall St. climbs as weak private jobs data boost rate cut hopes Wall Street's major indexes rose on Wednesday as investors bet on a Federal Reserve interest rate cut after weak private sector jobs data and hopes grew that the United States and Mexico would reach an agreement to avoid U.S. tariffs on Mexican goods...
23:00 2019-06-05

As the Number of Vaping-Related Deaths Climbs, These States Have Implemented E-Cigarette Bans Amid growing concern over a mysterious outbreak of vaping-related lung illnesses and deaths, as well as a persistent epidemic of youth use, states are stepping in to limit access to e-cigarette products. State vaping bans are filling what many see as...
21:28 2019-09-25

TikTok Star Climbs Delhi Hotel Terrace, Threatens To Jump Off On Video Sandeep, who is famous on TikTok as Arman Malik, climbed the terrace of a hotel and threatened to jump off the building after an argument with his wife....
14:42 2019-09-24

Death toll climbs to 8, hundreds injured in Indonesian post-election riots The death toll rose to eight following days of rioting in the Indonesian capital as police and supporters of a failed presidential candidate clashed, authorities said....
19:28 2019-05-24

Budapest tour-boat crash: Death toll in Danube tragedy climbs to 27 Hungarian police say a South Korean woman recovered from the Danube River has been identified as the 27th fatality of the May 29 boat and cruise crash.       ...
05:42 2019-07-07

Brad's Hall of Fame - Bradley Wiggins picks his five favourite climbs in cycling "Eurosport\u0027s Bradley Wiggins names his top 5 climbs in cycling. Alpe d\u0027Huez obviously makes the cut, but which others are in Wiggo\u0027s selection."...
14:56 2019-06-01

Math teacher Jason Zuffranieri climbs 'Jeopardy!' rankings. Is he the new James Holzhauer? With 15 'Jeopardy!' wins, math teacher Jason Zuffranieri has become a force to reckon with. Can he beat James Holzhauer's record?        ...
15:14 2019-09-20

Budapest tour-boat crash: Death toll in Danube tragedy climbs to 19 The bodies of a South Korean tourist and a Hungarian crew member were found Thursday, bringing the death toll of the fatal May 29 Danube crash to 19.        ...
19:14 2019-06-07

Why Foot Locker is backing Rockets of Awesome, a start-up disrupting the kids clothing market Rockets of Awesome, an online kids clothing store, has wooed celebrity backers and capital from Foot Locker. It is the latest e-commerce company to opt for a brick-and-mortar presence. In September it opened its first pop-up store in Manhattan....
16:28 2019-10-09

Kids clothing retailer Rockets of Awesome nabs former Walmart e-commerce exec for SVP role At Rockets of Awesome, Turner will be a senior vice president responsible for digital and marketing. He'll report to founder Rachel Blumenthal, who's been building the business beyond the clothing subscription platform that it started as....
21:14 2019-07-22

Neo-Nazi Sentenced to 21 Months in Prison For Sharing Video of Mosque Massacre and Calling it 'Awesome' Philip Arps was sentenced in a New Zealand court today for sharing video of the Christchurch massacre, a terrorist attack on two mosques that killed 51 people on March 15. Arps, who has compared himself favorably to Adolf Hitler’s deputy Rudolf Hess,...
14:28 2019-06-18

Amazon is spoiling dads with awesome deals on Fire tablets, Kindles, and Echo devices If you didn't find what you were looking for on Amazon's roster of Fire, Kindle, and Echo devices discounted earlier this week in refurbished condition or you simply didn't feel comfortable buying a refurb, now's your chance to save quite a bit of mo...
16:00 2019-06-09

The future is dirty, Spock is annoying, and Picard gives awesome hugs in new set of Star Trek trailers It’s Star Trek’s time to shine at New York Comic-Con today—even if some of that shininess comes in the form of a pretty dirty future. That’s the major takeaway from the latest teaser for the third season of the franchise’s current flagship show, Disc...
03:42 2019-10-06

French 'spiderman' climbs HK tower, hoists reconciliation flag amid mass protests French "spiderman" climber Alain Robert scaled a 68-storey skyscraper in Hong Kong on Friday to hoist a flag symbolizing reconciliation between China and the territory as weeks of escalating pro-democracy protests show no signs of abating....
20:42 2019-08-16

Awesome: Home Depot Is Now Selling An Incredibly Weak Pepper Spray You Can Use On People Who Are Annoying But Not Dangerous You never know when you’re going to find yourself in an unpleasant situation that you need help getting away from, and those instances are all the more terrifying when there’s no one around to give you a hand. Thankfully, there’s an awesome new produ...
00:56 2019-09-21

Search continues for 4-year-old swept away in flooded creek; death toll from severe weather climbs to 9 _____ A search is underway for a 4-year-old boy in Indiana who was swept away by strong currents in a flooded creek. Meanwhile, in Missouri, the bodies of a man and a woman were discovered Friday in a submerged vehicle near the Mississippi River, bri...
21:14 2019-05-25

Are You an Equinox Employee With Something To Say? Luxury fitness chain Equinox has been in the news after evil billionaire owner Stephen Ross decided to host a Trump fundraiser, prompting boycott threats from customers and even a call for a strike. Are you an Equinox employee? We want to hear from y...
22:00 2019-08-09

Experienced employee keeps getting rejected for new job: Ask HR Employee with 25 years experience says other companies just seem to view him as overqualified, falsely assuming he's out of their price range.       ...
15:28 2019-06-11

How to prevent employee burnout The World Health Organisation now officially recognizes workplace ‘burnout’ as an occupational phenomenon, this is the first time it’s being directly linked in its classification of diseases as a work hazard. Why has it become su...
19:56 2019-08-16

Three's awesome unlimited data SIM only deal wins coveted Deal of the Year award We've been loving Three's immense unlimited SIM only deal for some time. But now it's official - it's the very best phone deal of the year, and it has a Mobile Choice Consumer Award to prove it!Last night was the nineteenth Mobile...
16:42 2019-10-11

Probably Awesome! The Kid Who Left High School To Go To Hockey School In Like Canada Or Vermont Seems To Be In Some Sort Of Pre-NHL League Now While we don’t know enough about how the hockey world works to be 100% sure, here’s some news that seems like it’s pretty great: The kid who left high school to go to hockey school in, like, Canada or Vermont seems to be in some sort of pre-NHL leagu...
18:14 2019-05-21

How to go from intern to full-time employee With internships becoming an increasingly essential tool to finding full time employment, it’s important to maximize your opportunities and cement yourself as a valuable team player. “Being in a team, your primary focus needs to be on improving the l...
00:14 2019-09-09

China says it has detained a UK consulate employee An employee of the British consulate in Hong Kong who has been missing for almost two weeks has been detained in mainland China, the country's foreign ministry confirmed Wednesday....
15:14 2019-08-21

Look out! First pitch goes a bit awry for White Sox employee A Chicago White Sox employee uncorked one of the most wayward first pitches ever when she plunked a team photographer standing close by, between the mound and first base line prior to a game against the Kansas City Royals     ...
04:42 2019-05-29

'French Spiderman' climbs Hong Kong building A Frenchman known for carrying out several unauthorized climbs of skyscrapers around the globe, has scaled a 62-story building in Hong Kong as a protest.        ...
18:42 2019-08-16

Snap climbs after Morgan Stanley issues three-pronged praise in stock upgrade (SNAP) Lucy Nicholson/Reuters Snap traded as much as 5.9% higher early Friday after Morgan Stanley upgraded the company and praised three elements of its business. The Snapchat-parent's improved ad revenue, operating efficiencies, and profitability outlook...
18:00 2019-10-04

Another employee behind the Google Walkout has left the company One of the leaders of a mass walkout last year in protest of Google's handling of sexual misconduct cases has left the company, Bloomberg reports. Meredith Whittaker was the founder of Google's Open Research Group and served with AI Now, an...
15:00 2019-07-16

Why employee experience, engagement software may be a hot space Customer experience has received all the attention, but employee experience may be another important software category. The problem? There are dozens of vendors coming at employee experience from different angles. You'll be stitching together apps fo...
02:28 2019-06-24

A Foxconn employee might’ve just leaked a ton of new iPhone 11 details Samsung’s Galaxy Note 10 and Galaxy Note 10+ are a week away from being released, Huawei has killer new flagship phones on the way, the OnePlus 7T Pro will likely debut soon, and Google’s hotly-anticipated Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL are set t...
02:14 2019-08-15

Former Uber Employee Says 'Safe Rides Fee' Was the Rip-Off You Always Suspected Uber has, across its 10-year history, been the subject of any number of public scandals—from workplace sexual harassment and data privacy to labor strikes and myriad other controversies. But thanks to a forthcoming book on the beleaguered company, em...
02:42 2019-08-24

China confirms it seized UK consulate employee An employee of the United Kingdom’s consulate in Hong Kong was arrested in mainland China, the two governments confirmed, amid tensions over protests in the former British colony....
01:42 2019-08-22

What happens when an older employee can no longer perform effectively? Ask HR What happens when an older employee's skills or memory seems to be faltering? This is a delicate situation that needs to be handled with care.       ...
15:00 2019-08-20

Man who fell from plane 'could be Nairobi airport employee' Fingerprints from body found in London garden sent to Kenya in effort to identify himThe fingerprints of a man whose frozen body fell into a garden in London from the landing gear of a Kenya Airways plane are being analysed after being sent by Britis...
17:56 2019-07-03

Angels employee working with feds: 'Right thing to do' The Los Angeles Angels employee who claims he gave opioids to late pitcher Tyler Skaggs told ESPN on Sunday that he is coming forward because it is "time for everyone to stand up and take responsibility."...
06:00 2019-10-14

Employee Who Levelled Charges Against Top Tax Official Gets Promoted Days after her tiff with the CBDT chief made headlines, it has now emerged that the Indian Revenue Service (IRS) officer Alka Tyagi has been promoted to a higher rank and posted at the tax......
08:28 2019-10-09

Bank Employee Unions Defer Two-Day Strike In view of the consideration of the positive and workable solution by the Finance Secretary, the 48-hour strike stands deferred, a joint statement said....
15:56 2019-09-24

U.S. House panel wants Boeing CEO to allow employee interviews on 737 MAX A U.S. House committee on Thursday asked Boeing Co Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg to request interviews with several employees as part of the congressional probe into the design, development and certification of 737 MAX involved in two fatal crash...
00:42 2019-09-13

How much does it cost to get an employee to steal workplace data? About $300 You can’t buy loyalty, but if you’ve got enough money, you can buy sensitive corporate information from disaffected office workers. At least, that’s the finding from UK infosec firm Deep Secure, which today published its ‘What is the Price of Loyalty...
17:42 2019-05-29

Former JTED employee charged with stealing $12K from district PIMA COUNTY- A former employee of the Pima County Joint Technical Education District is accused of stealing thousands of dollars from students and parents. Tyler Jeffrey Buntrock reportedly stole $12,000 from Pima JTED. A district spokesperson said t...
03:42 2019-05-23

Tread carefully if a former employee lies on his resume: Ask HR Your organization is ethically obligated to be truthful about your former employee’s history, but it’s not your place to be the whistleblower.       ...
15:00 2019-09-17

WATCH: Veteran climbs flag pole, fixes American flag at Navy SEAL monument A veteran has captured the hearts of social media users after he climbed a flag pole at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront’s Navy SEAL monument to fix a loose American flag....
05:56 2019-07-20

Johnson & Johnson climbs after settling two opioid epidemic lawsuits, allowing it to avoid an upcoming federal trial (JNJ) Associated Press Johnson & Johnson shares jumped as much as 3.6% on Wednesday after the company settled two Ohio opioid-crisis lawsuits for $20.4 million. The settlement allows J&J to avoid an October federal trial looking to hold numerous pharmaceu...
18:00 2019-10-02

Former de Blasio employee sentenced to prison for child porn A former de Blasio administration employee, who was once considered and rising young New York Democrat, will spend up to three years behind bars after pleading guilty to possessing kiddie porn Wednesday. Jacob Schwartz, 31, looked sullen as Justice S...
01:28 2019-07-11

Promoted: Ricciardo pitches for INFINITI Employee of the Month Second time around is always harder - that's what F1 ace Daniel Ricciardo learns when he bids to become Employee of the Month at an INFINITI dealership...
17:28 2019-08-27

Restaurant employee killed by dumbwaiter in freak accident A Queens restaurant worker was crushed to death by a dumbwaiter Monday morning, according to police and fire officials. The 67-year-old victim, who was not identified because authorities are still trying to notify his family, was killed inside popula...
18:14 2019-07-15

$145,000 at a steakhouse? Employee charged with embezzling $5 million from his company Hugh Johnson II, a corporate executive at BMG LabTech, made mort than 300 unauthorized wire transfers for himself and friends.       ...
03:28 2019-08-06

Inside the hellish workday of an Amazon warehouse employee It took just three days of working full time at an Amazon “fulfillment center” outside of Louisville, Kentucky, for Emily Guendelsberger’s body to break down. She’d been warned by her supervisors that it would be physically demanding. She’d be on her...
22:14 2019-07-13

Boeing has so many grounded 737 Max planes they're taking over the employee parking lot That's the problem Boeing employees at the company's Renton, Wa. factory are dealing with. Aerial footage from Seattle's King 5 news shows striking images of the planes cozying up to Priuses and SUV as Boeing works to get them back in ...
21:14 2019-06-27

A Vale Employee Predicted the Dam Would Fail. He Died When It Collapsed. Several mine workers warned managers that the structure, which held mining waste, was unstable, a Wall Street Journal investigation has found. At least one of them was on the site when it did. Vale denies that it ignored warning signs....
22:28 2019-05-30

Employee claims Google discriminates against pregnant women A memo written by a Google employee that alleges discrimination against pregnant women has gone viral at the tech giant, according to Motherboard. Entitled “I’m Not Returning to Google After Maternity Leave, and Here is Why,” the memo has reportedly ...
18:14 2019-08-06

US Asks Boeing Top Boss To Allow Employee Interviews On 737 MAX Crashes Congress on Thursday asked Boeing Co's chief executive to make several employees available for interviews as part of a congressional probe into the design, development and certification of 737 MAX......
21:14 2019-09-14

Co-owner, ex-employee of pharmacy in U.S. meningitis outbreak acquitted A federal judge on Friday tossed the convictions of a co-owner and former employee of a Massachusetts compounding pharmacy accused of conspiring to help it evade regulatory oversight before its drugs caused a deadly 2012 fungal meningitis outbreak....
01:42 2019-06-08

Bank Employee Unions Warn Of Strike. Heres All You Need To Know Bank strike 2019: Bank strike to lead to four-day bank holiday: The two-day strike will begin on the midnight of September 25. The unions have also mentioned an indefinite stir from the second week of......
12:00 2019-09-14

Former DPS employee arrested by FBI, facing multiple felony charges TUCSON — A former Arizona Department of Public Safety employee was arrested by the Federal Bureau of Investigation on multiple felony charges. Rene Algara was arrested after a criminal FBI investigation. He is facing 21 felony charges related t...
04:42 2019-09-30

China Releases Employee of U.K. Consulate in Hong Kong Simon Cheng, a Hong Kong citizen who works as a trade and investment officer at the British consulate, has returned to the city after being detained in China for 15 days....
03:56 2019-08-26

4 reasons employee training must be a top priority for enterprise businesses Every project, especially those for enterprise businesses, needs a clear hierarchy of task importance; this is easy in concept and hard in application. I can personally attest to the fact that prioritizing complex projects is much easier said than do...
20:28 2019-08-26

Ex University of Arizona employee files $10M claim vs school TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — A former University of Arizona health-care executive has filed a $10 million notice of claim against the school over his firing. The claim is a precursor to a lawsuit. It alleges UA President Robert Robbins gave a $850,000-a-year...
21:42 2019-08-26

Google settles with labor board over employee speech SAN FRANCISCO — Google has reached a settlement over employees’ ability to speak out about workplace issues after a former worker filed a complaint. Under the settlement with the National Labor Relations Board, Google said, the company will post noti...
00:28 2019-09-14

U.S. House panel wants Boeing CEO to allow employee interviews on 737 MAX crashes Congress on Thursday asked Boeing Co's chief executive to make several employees available for interviews as part of a congressional probe into the design, development and certification of 737 MAX aircraft involved in two crashes that killed 346 peop...
01:28 2019-09-13

Employee recognition a vital part of workplace culture: Ask HR Recognizing team members is one of the most basic and fundamental things we as business leaders, people managers and HR professionals do.       ...
20:28 2019-09-10

Facebook Employee Dies After Jumping From Headquarters Building A Facebook employee has died in what the police described as "an apparent suicide" at the social media giant's headquarters in Menlo Park, California....
12:28 2019-09-20

Some Of Our Favorite Board Games Have Employee Cameos On The Cards Fantasy Flight, the publishers of some of the biggest and best board games around (from Star Wars to Arkham to Game of Thrones), have a little tradition going among staff: once you’ve worked there for five years, you get to appear as a character in o...
11:28 2019-08-14

Former NBC News Employee Accuses Matt Lauer of Raping Her Former Today show host Matt Lauer has been accused of raping a colleague in 2014. According to a report published in Variety, investigative reporter Ronan Farrow’s new book Catch and Kill outlines the allegations that led to his 2017 firing from the ...
17:14 2019-10-09

Home Depot employee killed after drywall collapses on top of him A Missouri Home Depot employee died on the job when pieces of drywall fell on on his head, police said. The 60-year-old man, who hasn’t been publicly identified, was using a forklift to transport the drywall in the St. Peters, Mo. store just af...
08:28 2019-07-25

NJ public employee retires after never missing day of work in 62 years His final day of work last Friday was no different from when Willie Sumlar started on Aug. 12, 1957. “I was trying to get stuff done,” Sumlar said. “You know me, I complete the day.” Sumlar, 84, of Orange, NJ, is so thorough t...
06:42 2019-07-06

Target is sweetening its employee benefits to keep workers and attract new ones America's top retailers are trying to outmatch each other with new employee benefits to attract workers as unemployment hovers near its lowest level in decades....
23:56 2019-06-10

15Five raises $30.7 million for weekly employee evaluations 15Five, a San Francisco-based startup developing a suite of employee performance evaluation tools, has raised $30.7 million in venture capital.Read More...
17:42 2019-07-08

Alphabet’s top lawyer quietly marries Google employee Alphabet’s top lawyer — who last week got accused by a former underling of ignoring the tech giant’s rules about romantic relationships, even as he neglected their child — quietly married another ex-subordinate over the weekend, according to a report...
21:28 2019-09-04

Turkish court rules to keep U.S. consulate employee in custody A Turkish court ruled on Friday to keep an employee of the U.S. consulate in custody as his trial on espionage charges continues, in a case that has damaged relations between Washington and Ankara....
11:56 2019-06-28

Google employee claims it discriminates against pregnant women Google is facing internal criticism, yet again, after a viral memo by an employee accused the company of discriminating against pregnant women. As Motherboard reports, that worker faced retaliation after bringing up a manager's derogatory commen...
10:00 2019-08-06

Employee at UK's consulate in Hong Kong detained in China Detention comes amid more than two months of pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong An employee at the UK’s consulate in Hong Kong has been detained by mainland Chinese authorities on his way back to the city, his girlfriend has said.Simon Cheng, 28, wa...
13:56 2019-08-20

Customers Handed Over Their DNA. The Company Let the FBI Take a Look. Millions of consumers have bought home-test kits, including 1.5 million from FamilyTreeDNA. How that data is used is largely left up to the companies; “We were talking about horrendous crimes. So I made the decision.”...
07:14 2019-08-23

PG&E Starts to Cut Power for Nearly 800,000 Customers PG&E has begun to shut off power to hundreds of thousands of people in California as it seeks to prevent its electric lines from sparking more deadly wildfires, in what is believed to be the largest such pre-emptive blackout ever....
15:42 2019-10-09

Remains of supermarket employee missing for 10 years found behind cooler Human remains found behind a cooler at an Iowa supermarket earlier this year were identified on Monday as an employee who went missing 10 years ago. Larry Ely Murillo-Moncada, 25, worked at the No Frills Supermarket in Council Bluffs when he disappea...
23:56 2019-07-22

Woman allegedly punches Disney employee after cutting line The angriest guest on earth? A Chicago woman threw a fit while waiting to get on the popular Disney ride “Tower of Terror” — allegedly punching a cast member in the face — after being told she didn’t have a FastPass, cop...
23:56 2019-07-22

Google employee who organized walkout quits, alleging retaliation One of the organizers of a worldwide Google employee walkout in November has quit the company, citing retaliation from her superiors. Claire Stapleton, who worked as a marketing manager at Google-owned YouTube, said in an internal post that was later...
04:00 2019-06-08

Black employee sues Boeing after finding noose at desk A black employee at Boeing has filed a federal lawsuit against the plane manufacturer alleging racial discrimination after he said he found a noose hanging near his desk and signs near his workspace saying the N-word, according to reports. Curtis Ant...
15:14 2019-06-17

Chili’s employee finds cremated human remains outside restaurant A Chili’s employee in upstate New York is spearheading the search for the family of a man whose cremated remains were found outside the restaurant last Sunday. Elizabeth Confer, who works at the Chili’s location in Niagara Falls, was heading into wor...
05:28 2019-09-17

US briefing: Amazon fires, endangered species and employee activism Friday’s top story: Macron calls wildfires ‘international crisis’ and urges G7 response. Plus, GM plant closed amid Trump’s failure to bring back midwest jobsSubscribe now to receive the morning briefing by email.Good morning, I’m Tim Walker with tod...
14:00 2019-08-23

Ex-Navy employee pleads guilty to child porn offenses BALTIMORE (AP) — A 35-year-old Maryland man who is a former employee of the U.S. Navy has pleaded guilty to child pornography offenses. Federal prosecutors say Spencer Steckman pleaded guilty on Tuesday and will be sentenced in November for the produ...
14:56 2019-06-12

Veterans Affairs employee arrested for recording women in bathroom A 24-year-old employee of the Department of Veterans Affairs has been arrested, accused of recording at least four people using a women’s restroom in the department’s headquarters near the White House. The suspect, identified as Alex Greenlee of Mary...
17:42 2019-05-23

US State Department Suspends Employee With White Nationalist Links The U.S. State Department has suspended a foreign affairs official assigned to its energy bureau, a department source said on Thursday, a day after his links to a white nationalist group were......
09:00 2019-08-09

State Department suspends employee with white nationalist links The U.S. State Department has suspended a foreign affairs official assigned to its energy bureau, a department source said on Thursday, a day after his links to a white nationalist group were revealed....
08:42 2019-08-09

Cal State Fullerton employee stabbed to death on campus during first day of classes A Southern California university employee was stabbed to death Monday morning in what police believe was a targeted attack on the first day of the academic year, investigators said. ...
13:00 2019-08-20

Some Tech Firms Said to Cut Employee Access to Huawei, Muddying 5G Rollout Some of the world's biggest tech companies have told their employees to stop talking about technology and technical standards with counterparts at Huawei, Reuters reports....
14:28 2019-06-10

The Latest: Britain says Hong Kong consular employee missing The British foreign ministry says it is “extremely concerned” about an employee of its Hong Kong consulate missing since a business trip to the mainland...
10:14 2019-08-20

Uber's First Hired Employee, Ryan Graves, Is Leaving the Board Ryan Graves, Uber Technologies Inc.’s first hired employee and one of its longest standing directors, is leaving the board two weeks after the company’s initial public offering cemented his status as a paper billionaire....
02:28 2019-05-25

China says detains employee of British consulate in Hong Kong A Chinese national working at Britain's Hong Kong consulate has been detained in China's border city of Shenzhen for violating the law, the Chinese foreign ministry said on Wednesday, likely worsening already strained ties between Beijing and London....
10:42 2019-08-21

Nebraska company suing ex-employee to get back $270K stolen LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska woman sentenced to prison last month for embezzlement now is being sued by her former employer for the nearly $270,000 it says she stole over five years. The Lincoln Journal Star reports that Nebraska Petroleum Markete...
18:42 2019-05-30

China Acknowledges Holding an Employee of U.K.’s Hong Kong Consulate The detention of a trade officer has raised fears that the police in mainland China are arresting people to dampen support for protests in Hong Kong....
18:28 2019-08-21

De Niro's company sues ex-employee for $6m for embezzlement and Netflix bingeing Canal Productions alleges Chase Robinson accrued enormous hotel and Uber bills as well as watching TV during working hours Chase Robinson, who until recently held a senior role in Robert De Niro’s film production company, has been sued by her employe...
23:00 2019-08-19

Walmart Retaliates Against Worker Who Urged Employee Walkout Over Gun Sales Following a pair of deadly mass shootings over the weekend, including one at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas, a Walmart e-commerce category specialist, Thomas Marshall, posted two memos widely within the company, urging mass action by employees to pressu...
01:28 2019-08-07

Two shot, killed by ‘disgruntled’ Walmart employee in Mississippi identified SOUTHAVEN, Miss. (AP) — The Latest on a deadly shooting at a north Mississippi Walmart (all times local): 2:45 p.m. A Mississippi coroner has identified the second person killed in a shooting at a Mississippi Walmart. DeSoto County Coroner Joshua Pou...
20:14 2019-07-31

Hong Kong consulate employee 'detained for soliciting prostitutes' A British consulate employee detained in China was arrested for soliciting prostitutes, the country's state-backed Global Times newspaper has said....
12:56 2019-08-22

California hotel employee charged with threatening workplace attack A California man who threatened to attack a Marriott hotel where he worked because he was upset over an employment-related issue has been arrested on weapons charges, Long Beach police said....
18:00 2019-08-22

Russian UN employee detained by Kosovo in armed raid on north Country’s president claims UN staff member was ‘camouflaged ... to hamper police operation’A Russian UN employee was among more than two dozen people detained by Kosovo police in an armed raid into the Serb-dominated north of the country that has spa...
19:28 2019-05-28

Petition by Walmart employee to protest gun sales gathers nearly 45,000 signatures A petition started by a junior Walmart Inc worker in California to protest the retailer's sale of firearms, following two mass shootings over the weekend left 31 people dead in Texas and Ohio, has gathered nearly 45,000 signatures....
17:42 2019-08-08

Google employee describes ‘burden of being black’ at tech giant “So, just as I’m doing with this essay, I ultimately resolved to break my silence. And though I eventually grew more comfortable using challenging moments to educate my co-workers, I never stopped feeling the burden of feeling black at Google," the m...
10:42 2019-08-17

Employee activism is rising as companies challenged over controversial issues Google was latest company to be lobbied by its employees as they urged it not to work with US agencies involved with the separation and detention of immigrantsLast week, Google became the latest company to be publicly lobbied by its own employees spe...
14:00 2019-08-23

Customer burns McDonald's employee with hot coffee after it was too watery: police A customer at a McDonalds in Nashville has been arrested on assault charges after he allegedly threw a hot coffee at an employee on Thursday because it was too watery....
21:42 2019-09-14

Employee kills 4 officers in knife attack at Paris police HQ A French police union official says an employee armed with a knife attacked officers inside Paris police headquarters Thursday, killing at least four...
17:14 2019-10-03

Virginia Beach shooter reportedly ID’d as longtime city employee The suspected gunman who allegedly murdered 12 people and wounded several others in a mass shooting at a Virginia Beach municipal building was identified as 40-year-old DeWayne A. Craddock, reports said Friday. Craddock, a longtime city employee, was...
08:56 2019-06-01

Man considering legal action after Starbucks employee labels drink 'Isis' Niquel Johnson said when he ordered at a Philadelphia store he gave his Islamic name, AzizA Philadelphia man has said he is considering legal action against Starbucks after an employee asked for his name to label his drink but ended up writing the ti...
18:00 2019-09-02

Paris Police Employee Sent Religious Texts Before Knife Attack The police employee who stabbed to death four colleagues at Paris police headquarters on Thursday exchanged dozens of religious texts with his wife before leaving his desk to buy the knives he used in the attack, authorities said....
10:28 2019-10-06

U.K. Investigates Allegation Citigroup Employee Leaked Deal Information The U.K.’s Financial Conduct Authority is investigating allegations that a Citigroup employee leaked insider information about major deals to a stock trader before they became public....
15:14 2019-06-03

Law Firm To Probe Death Of Facebook Employee Who Jumped Off Headquarters The family of a Facebook employee, who allegedly committed suicide at the Menlo Park-based headquarters, is taking the social networking giant to court. Facebook has termed the death of 38-year-old......
10:28 2019-10-01

Goldman Sachs sued by gay ex-senior employee over discrimination claims William Littleton claims he was discriminated against on the basis of his sexual orientation and subjected to homophobic retaliationBanking giant Goldman Sachs has been hit with a lawsuit over claims from a former senior employee that he was discrimi...
00:56 2019-06-06

Former State Department employee sentenced to more than three years in China spy case Federal Judge Randolph Moss sentenced former State Department employee Candace Claiborne to 40 months in prison and a $40,000 fine for one count of conspiracy to defraud the United States....
01:42 2019-07-10

Employment Hero raises over $15 million to simplify employee onboarding Employment Hero, a Sydney, Australia-based startup developing tools designed to simplify onboarding, has raised over $15 million in venture capital.Read More...
11:42 2019-07-09

Trump-Ukraine whistleblower is a CIA employee who was detailed to the White House The whistleblower raised alarms about Trump's July 25 call with Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelensky. The complaint and a memorandum of that call are now public....
22:56 2019-09-27

Facebook confirms employee death was suicide after protest outside its headquarters The tech company issued the statement after numerous people gathered outside the company's headquarters on Thursday to demand "justice for Qin."...
22:56 2019-09-27

Ex-employee of famed comic shop accused of swiping $50K in merchandise Nearly $50,000 in comic books were ripped off from Colorado’s famed Mile High Comics shop — in what prosecutors determined was an inside job. Francisco Ysidro Ruiz, 39, was charged Tuesday after he allegedly stole 15 valuable comic books from t...
17:42 2019-06-21

Homeless man busted for stabbing bank employee with hypodermic needle A homeless man was busted Saturday for allegedly stabbing a Midtown bank employee with a hypodermic needle earlier this month, law enforcement sources said. Boyd Taylor, 35, was nabbed shortly after 2:30 p.m. Saturday when a security guard at a build...
06:42 2019-07-21

US tech industry sees growing wave of employee activism Despite six-figure salaries and unlimited vacation time, many tech workers are questioning the effects of their work and joining forces with their more precarious blue-collar, service and contract-worker counterparts, pressing for better work conditi...
01:56 2019-08-26

Petition by Walmart employee to protest gun sales gathers over 45,000 signatures A petition started by a junior Walmart Inc worker in California to protest the retailer's sale of firearms, following two mass shootings over the weekend left 31 people dead in Texas and Ohio, has gathered more than 45,000 signatures....
20:28 2019-08-08

Ask The Salty Waitress: What’s the deal with my bill’s “employee benefit” surcharge? Dear Salty Waitress, I was recently dining out at a restaurant in the Mall of America. When the check came the total was $95. This included eight bucks and change of tax and a $2.50 employee benefits surcharge. I kind of scratched my head. Certainly ...
21:14 2019-07-16

French 'Spiderman' Alain Robert travels to Hong Kong and climbs tower to unfurl banner pleading for peace French "Spiderman" freeclimber Alain Robert, who stunned London by scaling the Heron Tower bare-handed, has climbed a 68-storey Hong Kong skyscraper to plead for peace in the region....
17:28 2019-08-16

Power outage affecting more than 1,300 TEP customers TUCSON – More than 1,300 Tucson Electric Power customers are experiencing power outages on Tucson’s east side Monday morning. According to TEP’s outage map, crews are working to restore power to 1,348 customers. Power in the area is expected to be r...
06:56 2019-07-09

U.S. Fed's Daly says banks need to do right by customers, communities Banks need to change their internal cultures if they are to combat competition from technology companies for customers soured on traditional financial institutions after the 2007-09 financial crisis, San Francisco Federal Reserve Bank President Mary ...
04:56 2019-06-03

PG&E May Cut Power for 600,000 Customers Due to Wildfire Risk PG&E said it may shut off power for more than 600,000 customers across parts of 30 California counties in an effort to reduce the risk of wildfires in those communities....
14:28 2019-10-08

Why the high street still isn't doing enough for customers with disabilities After the failure to recruit a ‘disability champion’ for the fashion industry, activists argue that more should be done to earn the ‘purple pound’In December, on International Day of Persons with Disabilities, the Department for Work and Pensions (DW...
19:14 2019-06-18

ADOT MVD: Customers should avoid “DMV” websites PHOENIX – Arizona Department of Transportation is urging Motor Vehicle Division (MVD) customers to be careful when looking up websites for motor vehicle services. “Copycat websites not operated by the MVD may charge for services people can otherwise ...
05:01 2019-06-05

E.ON UK to supply 3.3m customers with 100% renewable electricity One of Britain’s biggest green energy switches to date will come at no extra costMore than 3m homes are to automatically receive renewable energy from E.ON UK at no extra cost in one of the UK’s biggest green energy switches to date.The big six suppl...
01:56 2019-07-09

Salesforce and Tableau: How They Can Better Serve Customers Together Salesforce success with Tableau will depend on continued investment in cloud migration, augmented analytics and deeper centralized data-governance and data-modeling capabilities....
22:14 2019-06-11

Google Analytics can’t tell you everything about your customers’ behavior During numerous conversations I’ve had with great journalists, publishers, and content professionals, I’ve found on the whole they don’t really like wasting too much time with numbers, let alone spend hours digging through content performance data. H...
17:56 2019-09-23

AT&T customers dialing 911 go through a nationwide outage, again If you are on AT&T and tried to call the emergency 911 number in the past 24 hours, you may have had trouble connecting on Tuesday morning. The carrier went through a nationwide connectivity disruption with the 911 centers for some reason, and the ou...
13:14 2019-07-03

PG&E to Cut Power for Nearly 800,000 Customers Due to Wildfire Risk PG&E said it would shut off power for nearly 800,000 customers across parts of 34 California counties in an effort to reduce the risk of wildfires in those communities....
05:14 2019-10-09

FBI and US attorney question JetSmarter customers Customers of JetSmarter say they have been questioned about the private jet company's business practices and communications. The scope and nature of the inquiries are unclear....
15:28 2019-05-21

Awesome: Tums Has Released A Commemorative 200th Anniversary Tums Bottle Because They Assume It’s Probably Been 200 Years Of Tums By Now In recent years, it’s become increasingly common for brands to put vintage labels on products in hopes of capitalizing on consumer nostalgia, and now it looks like a popular over-the-counter antacid is aiming to cash in on this trend with some throwb...
03:56 2019-06-07

Gig economy: California bill granting employee status passes assembly Uber and Lyft drivers, considered contract workers, could be entitled to protections and benefits if the bill is signedThe state assembly in California passed legislation on Wednesday that would require employers to recognize hundreds of thousands of...
05:56 2019-05-30

Walmart taps ex-Google, Amazon employee as new chief technology officer Walmart Inc appointed Suresh Kumar, a former employee of Alphabet Inc-owned Google and Amazon.com Inc, as its new chief technology officer as it tries to fuel an internal tech transformation and boost its e-commerce business....
20:28 2019-05-28

Ex-Disney World worker busted for stealing from employee locker room She’s not the most magical co-worker on Earth, authorities say. A brazen former employee at a Walt Disney World water park sneaked into an employee locker room and stole cash, credit cards and other items from staffers, according to an arrest a...
02:00 2019-08-14

'I was just doing my job': Airline employee who stopped spinning catering truck shares story The man who intercepted a runaway cart at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport on Monday will be recognized for his quick thinking to stop the cart.       ...
23:42 2019-10-01

Todd Chrisley: Disgruntled ex-employee behind upcoming federal tax evasion indictment USA Network star Todd Chrisley revealed that a disgruntled former employee is helping bring a federal indictment on him over alleged financial crimes, which he denies....
01:42 2019-08-14

Florida City Fires IT Employee After Paying $460,000 Bitcoin Ransom to Hackers Lake City, Florida paid out a bitcoin ransom worth $460,000 to hackers who disabled the city’s computer systems with sophisticated ransomware last month, hot on the heels of a $600,000 ransom paid out in similar circumstances by Riviera Beach, Florid...
11:28 2019-07-02

Facebook Employee Jumps Off Company Building In "Apparent Suicide", Dies A Facebook employee has died in what the police described as "an apparent suicide" at the social media giant's headquarters in Menlo Park, California....
18:00 2019-09-20

Dealership Employee Accused Of Buying Corvette With Stolen Customer Information Life requires a lot of inherent trust. We have to provide credit-card and personal information to both middle people and companies in order to buy things, open accounts or verify our identities, trusting it won’t be misused on any step of the ladder....
21:14 2019-08-07

Facebook employee jumps to death from headquarters in Northern California: reports A Facebook employee reportedly jumped to his death from the fourth floor of a building at the Facebook campus in Northern California Thursday, according to reports....
09:14 2019-09-20

Swiss court upholds WhatsApp secrecy in case of fired employee A Swiss company must pay a worker it fired over WhatsApp messages in which she criticised her boss, a Swiss court has ruled, saying the firm violated her right to privacy by illegally inspecting the chats....
11:42 2019-07-02

Iran executes ex-employee of defense ministry on charges of spying for U.S.: agency Iran executed a former contract employee for the aerospace organization of the defense ministry in recent days on charges of spying for the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency, the IRIB news agency reported on Saturday....
17:00 2019-06-22

Woman arrested for pouring liquor down Taco Bell employee’s mouth An intoxicated Oregon motorist was nabbed after she allegedly poured liquor down the mouth of a Taco Bell employee while going through the drive-thru — in what authorities called the “weirdest DUI arrest of the weekend.” Elianna Aguilar-Aguilar...
00:01 2019-07-25

Woman reportedly punched Disney World employee over FastPass issue A 23-year-old Chicago woman punched a park employee when her FastPass wouldn't work on a ride at Disney World, according to a police report.       ...
21:56 2019-07-23

The Greatest Leap, part 4: Catching Apollo fever as a new NASA employee Video shot by Joshua Ballinger, edited and produced by Jing Niu and David Minick. Click here for transcript. As inevitably happens in August, a sweltering heat with the tactility of dog's breath had come over Houston when Raja Chari reported to th...
20:00 2019-07-19

Remains of grocery store employee found behind cooler after missing for 9 years COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (NBC NEWS) – The body of a missing man lingered hidden behind coolers in an Iowa supermarket for more than nine years before it was discovered early this year, police said Monday in confirming the man’s identity. The ...
21:42 2019-07-23

A Walmart employee accidentally wrote ‘loser’ on a 2-year-old’s birthday cake By Erica Chayes Wida, TODAY Birthday parties are supposed to be fun. But there’s nothing fun about being called a “loser” — especially when you’re only 2-years-old. In September, Melin and Dan Jones from Bonne Terre, Missouri,...
20:14 2019-07-23

Body found behind cooler at Iowa supermarket was employee who vanished 10 years ago Authorities on Monday said they have identified the man as Larry Ely Murillo-Moncada who was reported missing in November 2009.        ...
17:56 2019-07-23

Body found behind cooler at Iowa supermarket was employee who went missing 10 years ago Authorities on Monday said they have identified the man as Larry Ely Murillo-Moncada who was reported missing in November of 2009.        ...
09:42 2019-07-23

Sicko stabs bank employee in neck with hypodermic needle: cops A sicko who stabbed a bank employee in the neck with a hypodermic needle a week ago is still on the loose the city, police said Friday. The suspect is wanted for stabbing the 58-year-old woman with the needle inside the vestibule of a CitiBank on 32n...
11:14 2019-07-20

The family of the Facebook employee who committed suicide has hired a law firm to investigate A law firm representing the family of the Facebook employee who committed suicide this month announced it is conducting an investigation into the circumstances of the death....
00:00 2019-10-01

Employee health benefits' costs expected to rise 5% in 2020, new survey says The total cost of worker health benefits is expected to top $15,000 per employee, according to the National Business Group on Health annual survey of nearly 150 of the nation's largest employers....
21:14 2019-08-13

Hacker ID’d as former Amazon employee steals data of 106 million people from Capital One Enlarge (credit: Tdorante10) A systems engineer identified in media reports as a former Amazon employee has been arrested on charges that she hacked into Capital One’s network and stole sensitive data for about 106 million people, according to an F...
17:42 2019-07-31

Turkish consul employee killed in Iraq's Kurdish capital, Irbil At least one diplomat has been killed in Irbil, the capital of Iraq's autonomous Kurdish zone. An unknown gunman was reported to have fired at a group dining in a restaurant....
15:42 2019-07-17

Maryland 'towing dispute' leads to death of tow company employee, police say A tow company employee was killed early Sunday in a Maryland suburb of Washington D.C. after a "towing dispute" turned physical, according to officials....
06:00 2019-10-08

Ex-State Department employee gets more than three years in prison over Chinese intel ties A former State Department employee was sentenced to 40 months in prison for accepting thousands of dollars worth of gifts from Chinese intelligence agents in exchange for internal government documents....
03:56 2019-07-10

A black Boeing employee found a noose over his desk. Now he's suing the company An African-American Boeing employee has filed a federal lawsuit against the aviation company alleging racial discrimination after he said his coworkers hung a noose over his desk....
14:56 2019-06-17

Former Tesla employee admits to storing Autopilot source code on his own iCloud A former Tesla employee is being sued for downloading data related to the company's Autopilot feature and allegedly taking that data to a Chinese rival company....
18:42 2019-07-11

About 150 Baycrest Hospital workers let go after audit finds misuse in employee benefits Approximately 150 people were let go through a combination of terminations and resignations following an audit into the alleged misuse of employee benefits, Baycrest said....
18:56 2019-07-11

Robert De Niro accused of gender discrimination in counter suit by ex-employee Graham Chase Robinson was previously accused of spending “astronomical amounts of time” watching Netflix while on the job, including 55 episodes of 'Friends.'...
23:14 2019-10-03

Paris police employee stabs four people to death in force HQ, then is shot An administration worker with Paris police killed four people in a knife attack at the force's headquarters in central Paris on Thursday before he was shot dead by an officer, police officials said....
19:14 2019-10-03

Cops injured arresting 7-11 employee who was allegedly stealing gift cards Officers were called to a 7-Eleven store at the corner of Madison Avenue and 33rd Street around noon after a manager allegedly saw an employee on surveillance camera loading up store gift cards without paying, police said....
03:56 2019-09-25

Paris police employee stabs four to death in force HQ before being shot dead A 45-year-old IT assistant at the police headquarters in central Paris went on a knife rampage inside the building on Thursday, killing three police officers and an administrative worker before he was shot dead by an officer, French officials said....
18:56 2019-10-03

Bank of America, Morgan Stanley eye growth in employee-benefits management Morgan Stanley and Bank of America Corp are expanding the employee-benefits services they offer, hoping to gain market share in the dull-but-reliable business of managing wealth for companies and employees....
06:28 2019-09-30

UK "Concerned" By Reports Hong Kong Consulate Employee Detained In China Britain's Foreign Office said Tuesday it was "extremely concerned" by reports that a Hong Kong consulate employee had been detained by mainland Chinese authorities on his way back to the city....
12:42 2019-08-20

Armed robber caught on video in struggle with Los Angeles Best Buy employee: cops A Southern California Best Buy worker was captured on surveillance video in a struggle with an alleged thief who police said threatened the employee with a knife and pepper spray while he tried to flee with smartphones from the Los Angeles location....
10:42 2019-09-10

Trump derides Scaramucci as 'another disgruntled employee' in latest Twitter attack President Trump took another shot at his former communications director, Anthony Scaramucci, on Tuesday, claiming that he was fired for "gross incompetence."...
22:14 2019-08-20

Robert De Niro’s firm sues employee for $6M for binging 55 eps of Friends at work We need a new category for this sort of Netflix activity. Robert De Niro’s company has filed a $6 million lawsuit against a former employee who purportedly binged Netflix while on the clock, Variety reports. Canal Productions, the actor’s loan-out co...
03:28 2019-08-21

Google will now post this list of employee 'rights' at HQ as part of legal settlement After an employee accused Google of stifling free speech, the company settled with the U.S. National Labor Relations board and will post a list of worker rights....
02:56 2019-09-14

Oregon man was falsely accused by Target employee of having child porn. Soon after, he died. The estate of an Oregon man who was wrongly accused by a Target employee of possessing child pornography is suing the retail giant for $1 million, claiming negligence, false arrest and intentional infliction of emotional distress, according to a comp...
06:00 2019-09-08

Karlie Kloss and Shakira’s trainer allegedly fired employee who got injured A trainer to the stars who boasts of giving women a leg up in life fired a loyal employee after she got hurt on the job, according to a lawsuit. Beloved by Shakira, Kelly Ripa and models Karlie Kloss and Ashley Graham, Anna Kaiser heads a growing cha...
00:14 2019-08-25

Outrage After Viral Video Shows Restaurant Employee Bathing In Kitchen A man has lost his job after a video surfaced showing him bathing in the kitchen of a restaurant he worked at. He was an employee of the American fast food restaurant chain Wendy's....
15:14 2019-05-30

Kristin Cavallari fires employee after 'insensitive' 9/11 Instagram post: Report After receiving backlash for an "insensitive" post while in New York City on Sept. 11, Kristin Cavallari has reportedly fired one of her employees.        ...
05:28 2019-09-17

LAPD employee contracts contagious bacteria that causes deadly typhoid fever An employee at the Los Angeles Police Department has contracted the bacteria that causes the life-threatening typhoid fever, the department said Wednesday....
07:42 2019-05-30

Ex-Amazon employee who hacked Capital One bank used its servers to mine cryptocurrency The former Amazon Web Services employee thought to be behind the data breach of Capital One bank earlier this year appears to have also used the infiltrated cloud servers to surreptitiously mine cryptocurrency. According to court documents, Paige Tho...
12:42 2019-08-29

Britain answers China claim consulate employee engaged prostitutes China's latest claim a British consulate officer is being detained in the mainland for "soliciting prostitutes" is being met with demands for more information....
00:28 2019-08-23

Former NSA employee Wanda Sykes tells Stephen Colbert that, yeah, he's probably bugged Monday’s Late Show was filled with surprises for those viewers only casually familiar with the Wikipedia entries of guests Vanessa Bayer and Wanda Sykes. Former SNL star Bayer, for example, was so ill with leukemia as a teenager that she got a Make A...
12:28 2019-06-04

CORRECTED-UPDATE 2-U.S. House panel wants Boeing CEO to allow employee interviews on 737 MAX crashes Congress on Thursday asked Boeing Co's chief executive to make several employees available for interviews as part of a congressional probe into the design, development and certification of 737 MAX aircraft involved in two crashes that killed 346 peop...
18:28 2019-09-14

On Camera, BJP Worker Thrashes Toll Booth Employee In Madhya Pradesh A village-level BJP functionary was caught on camera beating up a toll employee on the Indore-Ujjain road in Madhya Pradesh. A police official said the fight happened due to a dispute over the toll......
01:42 2019-09-10

Universal Orlando employee calms child with autism by lying on the floor with him Mom Lenore Koppelman gave props to a Universal Orlando employee for the empathetic and creative way she handled her son's "autistic meltdown."       ...
18:42 2019-06-10

Bizarre Huawei press release claims the US is behind cyberattacks and employee threats Huawei has stepped up its counter-attack against the US-led ban on the company’s products, with a bizarre press release issued Tuesday that levied a number of sensational claims against the US while offering no proof to support them. In the wak...
08:14 2019-09-04

Review: Emma Thompson rules as the acerbic, awesome queen of Mindy Kaling's 'Late Night' Emma Thompson is fantastic as a struggling late-show host, but Mindy Kaling's quick-witted comedy 'Late Night' leans toward predictability.        ...
01:14 2019-06-07

Lawsuit: AT&T signed customers up for DirecTV Now without their knowledge Enlarge / AT&T logo. (credit: Mike Mozart / Flickr) AT&T supervisors encouraged sales reps to create fake DirecTV Now accounts to make the online video service seem more successful than it really was, a class-action complaint alleges. AT&T "promot[...
01:14 2019-09-18

Starbucks Japan wants customers to pay for coffee with pens Starbucks Japan sells a range of NFC-enabled goods and accessories linked to a digital wallet, which you can use to pay for your purchase. Unlike Costa's NFC-enabled cups in the UK, though, those products aren't even related to coffee. The ...
17:42 2019-09-18

Three urged to stop overcharging customers at the end of a contract Three has been urged to apply automatic discounts to contracts once the minimum term has expired and minimise the overpayments made by customers.Most mobile phone contracts include an airtime and handset component for a minimum period of time –...
15:42 2019-09-20

First American Financial Exposed Customers' Data Real estate title insurance company First American Financial said it learned of a design defect on Friday in one of its production applications that exposed customer data....
07:28 2019-05-25

Formjacking attacks target customers at checkout Cybercriminals are increasingly hijacking online forms such as login pages and shopping carts as they hunt for personal financial information (PFI) according to new research from F5 Labs.The firm's Application Report 2019 examined 760 breach rep...
13:00 2019-08-17

US gives Huawei another 90 days to serve existing customers The US government has granted Huawei another 90 days to buy from American suppliers. The "temporary general license" extension will allow Huawei to continue servicing existing US customers before it is fully blacklisted, Reuters reports. The company....
22:42 2019-08-19

Netflix Is Bleeding Customers for the First Time In Years Netflix, our collective trash heap of mostly unwatched or unwanted content, would like you to know that despite a tidal wave of speculation that it’s not going to start serving you up ads. The stock market darling is suddenly losing subscribers and e...
04:56 2019-07-18

Nomura Securities to Repay Customers $25 Million Nomura Securities agreed to pay customers $25 million after the SEC said bond traders at the investment bank inflated its profit in the sale of commercial and residential mortgage-backed securities....
20:00 2019-07-15

Asian customers not impressed with Apple’s new iPhone 11 Apple’s new, lower-priced iPhone that comes with a faster processor but lacks 5G technology disappointed Asia, where cheaper and feature-packed handsets from rivals are already available. The iPhone 11, launched on Tuesday for $50 less than las...
23:28 2019-09-11

MVNOs attract price-conscious customers from 'big four' Mobile Virtual Network Operators (MVNOs) are more successful at attracting price-conscious customers when they want to switch provider, new YouGov research has revealed.MVNOs, such as, use one of the ‘big four’ Mobile Network Operators&...
14:00 2019-07-18

Amazon to offer help for customers who search about suicide Amazon.com Inc plans to promote helpline phone numbers to customers who query its site about suicide, the company told Reuters on Thursday, after searches on its site suggested users search for nooses and other potentially harmful products....
23:42 2019-08-29

OnePlus 7 Pro 5G is finally official, but only for EE customers in Britain We’ve known for months that UK carrier EE will be the first mobile operator in the world to launch OnePlus’s first 5G phone. And we’ve known it’ll all go down at some point in the second quarter of the year. Well, lo and behol...
14:42 2019-05-22

Stitch Fix CEO says it's getting better at finding the most valuable customers for its service Shares of Stitch Fix rose nearly 15% Thursday after the online personal styling company reported Wednesday that it beat earnings and sales expectations in the fiscal third quarter of 2019....
22:28 2019-06-06

Dish customers regain access to Fox channels U.S. satellite TV provider Dish Network Corp said on Sunday that its customers can again watch Fox Corp's local channels like FS1 and FS2, after the companies agreed a new contract....
00:28 2019-10-07

AT&T will automatically block fraud calls for new customers AT&T is making quick use of FCC rules explicitly allowing carriers to block robocalls by default. The network will start automatically blocking fraud calls (and issuing suspected spam call alerts) for new phone customers as a matter course, at n...
22:14 2019-07-09

Walgreens, CVS ask customers not to open carry in stores Drug store chains CVS and Walgreens announced Thursday they're asking customers to no longer openly carry firearms in stores, less than a week after retail giant Walmart instituted a similar policy....
00:14 2019-09-06

Hargreaves pressures Woodford to repay customers The chief executive of an investment platform that championed Neil Woodford's suspended fund has said he is "putting pressure" on the fund manager to repay his customers....
03:14 2019-06-21

AT&T customers dialing 911 faced a nationwide outage, again If you are on AT&T and tried to call the emergency 911 number in the past 24 hours, you may have had trouble connecting on Tuesday morning. The carrier went through a nationwide connectivity disruption with the 911 centers for some reason, and the ou...
15:42 2019-07-03

Tucson Water: Service restored to most customers TUCSON – Crews continue to repair the 16-inch water line that broke Monday evening on Tucson’s southwest side. Crews are working to repair the 16-inch waterline that broke Monday evening on Tucson’s southwest side. Tucson Water says most...
16:42 2019-09-04

Salesforce's AppExchange gets new features for customers and app vendors As the 13-year-old enterprise app marketplace continues to grow, Salesforce is adding analytics features for partners and search tools for customers looking for the right consultants....
15:56 2019-05-23

This is the best fast-food chain in America, according to 23,000 customers Fast-food chain Chick-fil-A has ranked #1 for customer satisfaction in the country for 2018-2019, according to American Customer Satisfaction Index.       ...
22:14 2019-07-05

Trump says customers should drop AT&T over CNN news coverage U.S. President Donald Trump targeted AT&T on Monday, urging customers to drop the telecommunications company over its ownership of cable news network CNN in the latest salvo in his long-running criticism over its news coverage....
18:14 2019-06-03

A Canadian Store Tried to Bag-Shame Its Customers. Nice Try. A Vancouver store introduced plastic bags with embarrassing messages to persuade customers to bring reusable alternatives. The bags became a surprise hit on social media instead....
23:28 2019-06-12

UK to repatriate 16,700 Thomas Cook customers on Saturday A further 16,700 customers of collapsed British travel firm Thomas Cook are scheduled to be repatriated on Saturday on 76 flights, the country's aviation regulator said....
20:00 2019-09-28

US Stores Ask Customers Not To Openly Carry Guns US pharmacies CVS and Walgreens and supermarket chain Wegmans on Thursday asked customers not to openly carry firearms in their stores, or not to bring them in at all....
16:14 2019-09-06

PG&E to cut off power to nearly 800,000 customers to reduce wildfire risk Power provider PG&E Corp's unit said on Tuesday it would cut off power for nearly 800,000 customers across northern and central California to reduce wildfire risk following severe wind warnings....
00:28 2019-10-09

Hairdressers are willing to help customers detect skin cancers (Reuters Health) - Most hair stylists at salons and barber shops may be interested in getting trained to detect skin cancers on the scalp, face and neck, researchers say....
19:14 2019-08-01

Carvana CEO sees no ceiling on buying from customers Acquiring its inventory directly from consumers ready to get rid of their cars is all part of Carvana's strategy of "collapsing more of the system." It still has a way to go....
15:00 2019-09-15

Huawei: Billions of customers could be harmed by US sanctions Huawei has said billions of customers around the world could be harmed by US sanctions against the company - as it launched a legal challenge against some of the restrictions....
10:56 2019-05-29

ANZ bank to pay $682m to customers it ripped off over 10 years Charge increases pressure on Westpac to reveal whether its compensation costs have risenANZ says it will take a $682m hit this year to compensate customers who it ripped off over the past decade, adding to a remediation bill that has already climbed ...
00:00 2019-10-09

CBS goes dark for 6.5M customers as contract talks with AT&T break down Amid tense contract negotiations between CBS and AT&T, the network went dark for 6.5 million DirecTV, U-verse and DirecTV Now customers across the country Saturday....
11:28 2019-07-21

Amazon warns customers: Those supplements might be fake Enlarge (credit: Getty | John Greim) On the second evening of Prime Day, Amazon’s annual sales bonanza, Anne Marie Bressler received an email from Amazon that had nothing to do with the latest deals. The message, sent from an automated email addres...
18:00 2019-07-21

Ex-Macy's employee steals over $7G, hides inside ceiling in Pennsylvania store, police say A former Macy’s employee is accused of stealing thousands of dollars from the store in a Pennsylvania mall, then hiding in a ceiling of the store for hours, according to police....
20:14 2019-08-27

Philadelphia store employee shoots, kills armed robbery suspect, police say An armed man who allegedly tried to rob a mobile phone store in Philadelphia on Monday was shot and killed by an employee in a dramatic moment captured on video....
20:14 2019-08-27

Walmart employee's son, 31, called in threat to 'shoot up' store, prompting evacuation, authorities say Authorities in Florida made an arrest Sunday after a Tampa-area Walmart store received a threat that prompted the evacuation of customers, according to reports....
09:14 2019-08-05

Employee of Britain's Hong Kong mission held in China released - police An employee of the British consulate in Hong Kong who was detained in China's border city of Shenzhen amid accusations of outside interference in pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong was released on Saturday, Chinese police said....
07:00 2019-08-24

Ex-de Blasio employee who pleaded guilty to child porn charges sues city This political perv wants to get paid. A former de Blasio administration employee and ex-Young Democrat official who pleaded guilty last month to kiddie porn charges is suing the city for back pay. Jacob Schwartz, 31, faces one to three years behind ...
08:00 2019-06-23

Catering cart causes chaos at Chicago airport, but American Airlines employee saves the day It was captured on video at Chicago's O'Hare Airport: A catering cart's crazy circular ride on the tarmac that was getting more intense -- and potentially dangerous. See how an American Airlines employee saved the day....
07:42 2019-10-02