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AT&T promises $1000 bonus to workers after tax overhaul

Some, like former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, have said that it is "pure fantasy to think that the tax bill will lead to significantly higher wages...


MLS to make announcement about 'the future of soccer in Nashville'

BREAKING: The MLS Commissioner will be in Nashville tomorrow for a big announcement! After a December 6 meeting in NY for finalists Nashville , Detroit ...


Panthers Owner Jerry Richardson Will Sell Team Amid Sexual Misconduct Allegations

Rivera said he hopes the team stays in Charlotte under any new owner, where it has been since its creation in 1995. NFL spokesman Brian McCarthy said the leag...


Second US Stock Exchange Launches Bitcoin-based Trading

Trading volume for the CME futures has been light, with less than 650 contracts changing hands in the first eight hours of trading, compared with nearly 2,5...


Thousands stranded as power blackout hits Atlanta airport

LeBron said he arrived in Atlanta on a Delta Airlines flight from Albuquerque at 11:11 a.m. and boarded his connecting flight to Jacksonville about 11:45 a.m....


Ryanair Strike Remains On For Now

During a conference call with the pilots, Mr O'Leary is understood to have said that the offer of union recognition from Ryanair today is genuine. However, ...


Oil recovers on big USA crude stock drawdown

EST to $63.52 per barrel. John Kilduff , founding partner for Again Capital , explained Thursday gains amid the confusion by pointing out that "At present ...


Salvation Army a long way from reaching $78000 goal

They say in this year alone, there were 1,109 gifts donated for children in the Bowling Green area. Developed with the Royal Bank of Canada, the Salvation Army...


Mirai botnet hacker behind 2016 web outage pleads guilty

However, Krebs claimed that the two students were often either behind the DDoS attacks that they offered to mitigate or used DDoS attacks as a form of extorti...


Black Friday lifts United Kingdom retail sales in November

Black Friday helped to propel retail sales 1.6% higher in November from a year earlier, official figures suggest. Through most of 2017 consumers have felt sq...


AAA: Gas prices drop to five-week lows

Ohio's gas prices were down 5.7 cents since last week's average. If your engine makes a pinging or knocking sound on regular fuel, AAA said higher octane ga...


Police identify victims of school shooting

Marquez, a senior, and Francisco "Paco" Fernandez, a junior. Christesen praised Thomas Hill, the high school custodian. They were shot Thursday at Aztec Hi...


Twitter explodes as same-sex marriage legalised in Australia

On Facebook, Chrisetnsen lamented that the House "voted to not allow civil celebrants - even those who are pastors - to exempt themselves from having to perform...



Governor Cooper Proclaims Computer Science Education Week

Hour of Code activities are designed by an unprecedented coalition of technological partners, require no experience for your child to participate, and can be r...


Cinnabon honors National Cookie Day with limited-edition 'Cookie BonBites'

This is a combination of their beloved Ooey-Gooey™ Cinnabon® cinnamon roll and fresh, warm chocolate chip cookies. It's also offering free milk with each BonBit...


Amazon Australia: The big problem with the super-retailer

Similarly, the ABC is reporting that Amazon Fresh , the company's online supermarket offering, will not be launched in Australia . Customer orders will be...


Royal Bank of Scotland and Natwest county branches will remain open

One in five RBS customers only use its services digitally. However, union Unite described the move as a "betrayal" and ripped into the Government for allowing...


What to Do If You've Booked a Flight on American Airlines

Carey, the president of the Allied Pilots Association, and they agreed on a plan, said Dennis Tajer, a spokesman for the union, which represents American Airlin...


Tesla switches on 'world's biggest battery'

The 100-megawatt (MW) battery, which is the world's largest, was built by Tesla in rural South Australia after Musk wagered a bet that he could built it in 100...


Illegal immigrant acquitted of murder in politically charged San Francisco trial

The shooting, which occurred in a so-called sanctuary city, sparked a national debate about immigration reform. Without knowledge of his release, ICE official...


Sidharth Malhotra pays tribute to Amitabh Bachchan at IFFI 2017

Amitabh Bachchan at the closing ceremony of the 48th International Film Festival of India, in Panaji, Goa on Tuesday. At the recent event of IFFI 2017 , the d...


Chicago, Cook County sues Uber for concealing data breech

NY fined the company US$20,000 a year ago over a 2014 data breach. Chicago Corporation Counsel Ed Siskel, who filed the complaint in conjunction with Foxx, s...


Early Black Friday 2017 United States and UK numbers

Online purchases continue to steal a bigger slice of the holiday shopping pie. By 5 p.m. ET on Thanksgiving, shoppers had already spent more than $1.52 bill...


Uber isn't saying how many Canadians were affected by year-old hack

As we can see in this chart from Statista , Uber's incident was unfortunate, but relatively low impact compared to others that have occurred over the past f...


AT&T hit with antitrust lawsuit over Time Warner deal

Audio will be available later today . AT&T and Time Warner announced their $85 billion merger past year but the closing has been dragged out by the government...


Volvo to supply Uber with self-driving cars

It would be the first of its kind. In Pittsburgh and Tempe, Arizona, Uber has been testing a self-driving Volvo prototype for a little over a year now, with saf...


Moody's rating goes against people's mood: Sibal

The government may be rejoicing credit ratings agency Moody's upgrade on India's sovereign bond rating from Baa3 to Baa2 with a stable outlook, but critics fe...


Tax Cut Act Passes Out Of Ways And Means Committee

With this bill, a typical middle-income family of four earning $59,000 (the median household income) will receive a $1,182 tax cut. "With today's vote, Presid...


Keystone I tar sands pipeline spills 210000 gallons

The incident comes just days before a Nebraska public service commission is set to decide on a proposed route for the Keystone XL through the state. A news re...


France to host 2023 RWC, Sth Africa livid

France held the Rugby World Cup in 2007. First of all, an independent evaluation report recommended that South Africa should host the tournament based ...


Oil tanks as gloomy outlook from IEA undermines Opec optimism

Crude prices came under pressure after the EIA revealed a somewhat downbeat outlook for oil demand in its monthly report , forecasting weakness in global dem...


UK Parliament to vote on final Brexit deal before Britain leaves EU

But it triggered an immediate backlash from potential Tory rebels. Backed by Plaid Cymru and the SNP, the proposed amendment to the EU Withdrawal Bill would h...


Self-driving bus crashes on its first day of work

Over the course of a year, the self-driving shuttle aims at providing a quarter-million residents and visitors of Las Vegas with first-hand experience using ...


Google's Waymo Is Launching a Driverless Ride-Hailing Service

But the vehicles have always had a human test driver behind the wheel. CEO John Krafcik confirmed the program while delivering a speech at a conference in Por...