Monthly Archive: September 2018

The Latest: 8 justices appear divided on new term's 1st case 0

The Latest: 8 justices appear divided on new term's 1st case

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the start of the Supreme Court’s new term (all times local): 11:40 a.m. The Supreme Court has begun its new term with an argument over an endangered frog...

Struggling GE removes CEO, warns on 2018 earnings 0

Struggling GE removes CEO, warns on 2018 earnings

New York (AFP) – H. Lawrence Culp assumed the helm of General Electric on Monday in a surprise move meant to stem a two-year decline that has humbled the once-mighty conglomerate and roiled investors....

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From A Sham Hearing To A Sham Investigation

NBC News reported on Saturday that “the White House is limiting the scope of the FBI’s investigation into sexual misconduct allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.” Later that night, President Donald Trump tweeted...

Tesla Stock Skyrockets After Elon Musk Remains CEO in SEC Settlement 0

Tesla Stock Skyrockets After Elon Musk Remains CEO in SEC Settlement

Tesla shares rebounded from last week’s U.S. lawsuit over Elon Musk’s take-private tweets, as a settlement ensured the billionaire will keep calling the shots at the carmaker he’s said is on the verge of...

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Mistaken identity as Pakistan embarrassed by wallet theft

Image copyrightYouTubeImage caption CCTV footage of the theft which has reportedly left the Kuwaiti delegation furious A senior Pakistani civil servant is under investigation after reportedly being filmed stealing a visiting Kuwaiti delegate’s wallet...

Boeing, Embraer to build KC-390 military cargo jet in U.S.: newspaper 0

Boeing, Embraer to build KC-390 military cargo jet in U.S.: newspaper

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) – U.S. planemaker Boeing and Brazil’s Embraer are in talks to set up an assembly line to build KC-390 military cargo jets in the United States, Brazilian newspaper Valor Economico...

Desperate Indonesians flee quake zone, with scale of disaster unclear 0

Desperate Indonesians flee quake zone, with scale of disaster unclear

By Fathin Ungku and Kanupriya Kapoor PALU, Indonesia (Reuters) – Indonesia scrambled on Monday to get help into quake-hit Sulawesi island as survivors streamed away from their ruined homes and accounts of devastation filtered...

Turkey's Erdogan says to secure east of Euphrates in Syria 0

Turkey's Erdogan says to secure east of Euphrates in Syria

ANKARA (Reuters) – Turkey aims to secure control of the region of northern Syria east of the Euphrates river, removing the Syrian Kurdish YPG militia from the area, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday....

CEO of US drugs giant Pfizer stepping down 0

CEO of US drugs giant Pfizer stepping down

New York (AFP) – US drugmaker Pfizer on Monday announced that chief executive Ian Read is stepping down, handing off to chief operating officer Albert Bourla on January 1. Read will serve in future...