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Facebook is reportedly changing its name, but that won't help it escape its myriad controversies.
Anita Hill testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee in 1991. What impact has it had on the way workplaces are run today?
Netflix co-CEO Ted Sarandos addresses backlash to Dave Chappelle's "The Closer" comedy special as transgender employees prepare to walk out Wednesday.
LONDON (AP) — The World Health Organization said there was a 7% rise in new coronavirus cases across Europe last week, the only region in the world where cases increased, and said uneven vaccine uptake posed a threat to the continent. In its weekly assessment of the pandemic, the U.N. health agency said there were about 2.7 million new COVID-19 cases and more than 46,000 deaths last week worldwide, similar to the numbers reported the previous week. WHO said the two regions with the highest rates
Countries should grant entry to vaccinated travelers regardless of which shot they received to prevent discrimination and facilitate business, a top official of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) said on Wednesday. The United States last week said it would reopen the land border with Mexico https://www.reuters.com/world/americas/mexican-president-says-precise-november-us-border-date-be-decided-2021-10-13 - the busiest in the world - but only allow people who have been inoculated with vaccines authorized by the World Health Organization (WHO), leaving out two shots heavily used in Mexico - Russia's Sputnik V and one from China's Cansino Biologics . "It is very important that countries can reach bilateral, multilateral agreements, so that all the vaccines that are being used can be accepted," PAHO Assistant Director Jarbas Barbosa told a news conference.
The streaming giant's most notable trans star lends support to #NetflixWalkout to tackle its history of promoting misinformation about the trans and nonbinary communities.
SOMERSET, N.J., October 20, 2021--SHI International, one of the world’s largest IT solutions providers, announced that it has signed a four-year contract with the Indiana Department of Administration to provide desktops, laptops, tablets, monitors, printers, peripherals, and lifecycle management for those devices. The state has two options to extend the contract by one year.
The head of the NHS Confederation has warned the UK risks ‘stumbling into a winter crisis’ unless Plan B is implemented.
U.S. Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg said on Wednesday that Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk should directly raise with him any issues about the hiring of a senior safety adviser who has been critical of the automaker. "He's welcome to call me if he's concerned," Buttigieg told reporters at an event on Wednesday. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) on Tuesday confirmed a Reuters report that Duke University engineering and computer science professor Missy Cummings is being named a new senior adviser for safety at NHTSA, saying in a statement it looks forward "to leveraging her experience and leadership in safety and autonomous technologies."
Shares of K-12 online education software stock Stride (NYSE: LRN) -- the company formerly known as K12 -- got an A grade on Wall Street this afternoon, rising 7% through 12:30 p.m. EDT after its earnings report last night. Expected to lose $0.14 per share on $359.5 million in sales in fiscal first-quarter 2022, Stride instead reported a disappointing $0.15-per-share loss -- that's the bad news. Q1 revenue climbed 8% year over year as Stride managed to keep growing its business in the face of a widespread return to in-person learning in U.S. public schools.
Check out LIVECricket Score from the T20 World Cup 2021 clash between Sri Lanka and Ireland.
The 0-4 Montreal Canadiens are looking worse than expected this season. With the 2022 NHL draft being hosted in Montreal, Habs fans might see their team tanking sooner rather than later. The Zone Time crew also ponder the rumours of Marc Bergevin leaving for the L.A. Kings.
A group of volunteers in southern Nova Scotia has been working to save a rare stand of centuries-old eastern hemlock trees from a potentially devastating invasive insect. The massive conifer trees are located on the central island of Sporting Lake within the Tobeatic Wilderness Area, and they're at risk of being infested by the hemlock woolly adelgid. To give the trees a fighting chance, Nova Scotia's Environment Department issued a permit to the group, allowing them to inject the trees with an
Fran McCaffery goes into this season without two players who combined to average nearly 40 points and 15 rebounds per game last season. Yes, Iowa's 12th-year coach has his work cut out for him. “This is going to be a really new experience for all of us,” McCaffery said.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden is heading to his hometown Wednesday to highlight the middle class values of his $2 trillion domestic agenda package, now scaled back but still an unprecedented attempt to expand social services for millions as well as tackle the rising threat of climate change. “It’s where my values — of hard work and treating others with dignity — were set,” the president tweeted. “Those values are at the core of my agenda.” Biden and his Democratic Party are racing to sea
The Chiefs were without a few starters, including Tyreek Hill, for Wednesday’s practice. But they welcomed back Chris Jones and Charvarius Ward. Here’s what coach Andy Reid said about it all.
Talal Khatib has been found not guilty of possession for the purpose of trafficking and proceeds of crime. He attended Wednesday's court proceedings by video from his Edmonton home. Khatib was 65 years old when he was charged in October 2017, after police searched his Inuvik home. Police said they found 350 grams of cocaine and more than $25,000 in cash throughout the residence, including about $2,360 stuffed inside a cut in a mattress. RCMP also discovered salvia and 500 grams of marijuana, sig
KU AD Travis Goff said there’s greater urgency now to renovate the school’s football program. Here’s why.
Los Angeles, California--(Newsfile Corp. - October 20, 2021) - The Schall Law Firm, a national shareholder rights litigation firm, reminds investors of a class action lawsuit against Katapult Holdings, Inc. f/k/a FinServ Acquisition Corp. ("Katapult" or "the Company") (NASDAQ: KPLT) for violations of §§10(b) and 20(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and Rule 10b-5 promulgated thereunder by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.Investors who purchased the Company's securities between
Cuba has reached a deal with the Paris Club of creditor nations to postpone an annual debt payment due in November until next year, according to diplomats from five of the governments involved, the latest sign the Communist-run country is suffering a grave foreign exchange crisis. The historic 2015 Paris Club agreement with Havana forgave $8.5 billion of $11.1 billion in sovereign debt Cuba defaulted on in 1986, plus charges. Cuba agreed to repay the remainder in annual installments through 2033, but only partially met its obligations in 2019 and defaulted last year.