Business

Trump Said Federal Employees Support the Shutdown. Not True, Say Unions

On Christmas Eve, President Trump and his wife, first lady Melania Trump, fielded phone calls from children who had called the North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORA..., [Full Article...]

Arts&Culture

Kevin Hart re-considering Oscars hosting role after DeGeneres backing

Kevin Hart re-considering Oscars hosting role after DeGeneres backing In a tweet announcing his decision to walk away from the job, Hart said: " I do not want to be a distraction on a night that should be celebrated by so many unbelievable talented artists. "It's depressing that Ellen's enthusiasm for Hart hosting the Oscars ... led her to contribute to a narrative that Hart is the victim of "haters", wrote ... [Full Article...]

IT

Supreme Court weighs antitrust dispute over Apple App Store

Supreme Court weighs antitrust dispute over Apple App Store When a user buys an app, Apple collects the money, keeps the 30%commission and gives the rest to the developer. "I've engaged in a one-step transaction with Apple", she said. If so, the consumer is a direct purchaser and should therefore be permitted to bring an antitrust claim. Apple has seized upon a 1977 Supreme Court ruling that limited damag... [Full Article...]

Sci-tech

When will it end? Florence's floodwaters rising in Carolinas

When will it end? Florence's floodwaters rising in Carolinas As floodwaters continue to rise, concerns are growing about the environmental and health dangers lurking in the water. In a later post on Twitter, Trump wrote: "Right now, everybody is saying what a great job we are doing with Hurricane Florence - and they are 100% correct". [Full Article...]

Sport

Andy Murray to retire, Australian Open could be last event

Andy Murray to retire, Australian Open could be last event Still, Murray was apologetic to his fans for not producing a better performance, and proposed to give her a better show at his first round match at the Australian Open . 'Yes, I'm going to play. He's a three-time Grand Slam victor (twice at Wimbledon , once at the US Open), a two-time Olympic champion, a Davis Cup champion, victor of the 2016... [Full Article...]

World Media

Missing Wisconsin 13-year-old found alive after almost 3 months

Missing Wisconsin 13-year-old found alive after almost 3 months Jayme Closs has been located. Law enforcement agencies across the country are put on alert as the case makes national news. Hours earlier, Sheriff Fitzgerald was quashing internet rumors that a heavy police presence in Walworth County, in southeastern Wisconsin, was related to the Closs investigation. [Full Article...]