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Facebook, standing firm on political ads policy, reconsiders microtargeting

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Facebook, standing firm on political ads policy, reconsiders microtargeting

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Facebook challenged over political ad policy A California man is running for office in attempt to highlight flaws in Facebook's policies....
14:40, 2019-10-31

CNN’s Zucker calls Facebook’s political ad policy ludicrous CNN chief Jeff Zucker says Facebook should ‘sit out’ the election until it figures out how to fix a ‘ludicrous’ advertising policy...
21:44, 2019-10-24

This Guy Thought He Beat Facebook’s Controversial Political Ads Policy “Apparently, it’s only O.K. to lie on Facebook if you don’t tell them you’re lying,” said Adriel Hampton, who is running for California governor in p...
20:56, 2019-10-30

Facebook defends policy of allowing false political ads “In a democracy, people should decide what is credible, not tech companies,” the company wrote in a statement emailed to the Associated Press on Thur...
00:24, 2019-10-25

Democrats are starting to freak out over Facebook's policy that allows political ads with lies Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and other Democratic lawmakers grilled Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on his company's newly-confirmed policy of allowing...
21:44, 2019-10-24

Facebook employees sign letter opposing political ads policy Hundreds of Facebook employees have signed a letter to CEO Mark Zuckerberg and other executives saying they oppose the social network’s policy of let...
03:32, 2019-10-29

Facebook employees 'strongly object' to policy allowing false claims in political ads A letter to Mark Zuckerberg says the exemption is “a threat to what FB stands for” and called for the same standards as other advertsHundreds of Face...
22:28, 2019-10-28

Twitter just jabbed Facebook by banning all political ads: ‘We believe political message reach should be earned, not bought’ (TWTR) Drew Angerer/Getty Images Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey says the company will no longer allow political ads on its social network. Dorsey explained the dec...
22:00, 2019-10-30

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg said the social media platform doesn't run political ads 'for the money' but for 'political discourse' Greg Sandoval/Business Insider Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg said that the social media platform doesn't run political ads for money, as it is a "very...
08:32, 2019-10-23

Twitter's ban on political ads is a 'bold statement' and ratchets up the pressure on Facebook amid harsh criticism over its tolerance for lies in political ads Drew Angerer/Getty Images Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey announced on Wednesday that the company will no longer allow political advertisements on its platfo...
00:44, 2019-10-31

Man Utd close in on deal for Swansea star Daniel James with Dortmund standing firm on Jadon Sancho Manchester United are closing in on Daniel James amid growing fears they will miss out on top target Jadon Sancho this summer....
15:48, 2019-05-15

Mark Zuckerberg claimed Facebook was founded with political expression in mind. A former Facebook exec called that 'pretty obviously incorrect.' Georgetown/Facebook During a recent speech at Georgetown University, Mark Zuckerberg depicted Facebook's origin as rooted in enabling open political ...
17:20, 2019-10-29

Facebook refuses to fact-check political ads, and it's infuriating employees and lawmakers. Here's why the issue has become Facebook's latest major controversy. (FB) Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images The last few weeks have been especially tumultuous for Facebook. The latest issue concerns political advertising on Fac...
15:36, 2019-11-07

Israeli tycoon 'hired intelligence firm to influence tax policy' Idan Ofer allegedly hired Black Cube in 2014 but firm denies meeting and is suing TV showAn Israeli investigative TV show has claimed that one of the...
11:48, 2019-06-07

Firm tied to political donor to pay $110M in federal probe WASHINGTON (AP) — A payment processor run by a prominent political donor will pay $110 million to settle U.S. charges the company knowingly processed...
22:40, 2019-05-23

ESPN reasserts policy on political talk after attack ESPN is reminding employees of the network’s policy to avoid talking politics after radio show host Dan Le Batard criticized President Donald Trump a...
23:24, 2019-07-20

ESPN reasserts political talk policy after attack on Trump ESPN is reminding employees of the network’s policy to avoid talking politics after radio show host Dan Le Batard criticized President Donald Trump a...
11:08, 2019-07-22

Mark Field: London MP standing down over Brexit divisions and 'fractious' political atmosphere Mark Field has announced he is standing down as MP over Brexit divisions, describing the political atmosphere as "fractious and febrile"....
00:28, 2019-10-18

UK general election: What the key policy battlegrounds will be for political parties as campaigns get underway Well, of course. This is a general election taking place within a Brexit extension, so there will be no escaping the B-word....
22:44, 2019-10-30

Germany's Greens focus on foreign policy as political winds change Germany's Greens are still riding high in opinion polls and have a good chance of being part of the next coalition. As the party convenes at its annu...
13:04, 2019-11-15

Canadian firm inks $6M deal to push ‘political aims’ of Sudan’s military regime A Canadian company has signed a US$6-million deal to lobby foreign governments on behalf of the brutal Sudanese military council....
18:08, 2019-06-28

This 2-sided mattress by Brooklyn Bedding is the only truly firm one I've found since returning from Asia — if 'firm' is never firm enough for you, this one might actually work Plank Mattress After living in Taiwan for a spell, I had come to the conclusion that, by and large, no truly firm mattress existed in the western hem...
19:32, 2019-09-30

Juul hires 'political dark arts' firm led by ex-Clinton campaign director in its fight for survival Juul's Switch Network is designed to have the look and feel of a grassroots movement where citizens are emboldened by a shared cause to lobby la...
14:32, 2019-10-01

Facebook buys 'mind-reading wristband' firm CTRL-Labs The device, in development, can pick up electrical signals from the brain, then decode and transmit them....
18:28, 2019-09-24

Facebook sues analytics firm Rankwave over alleged data misuse The network accuses South Korean firm Rankwave of using "at least 30" apps to unlawfully scrape data....
06:08, 2019-05-11

Revealed: Johnson ally’s firm secretly ran Facebook propaganda network Sir Lynton Crosby’s firm CTF has built unbranded disinformation pages for Saudi Arabia and major pollutersClaims of misogynistic culture at offices o...
20:48, 2019-08-01

Facebook ‘evaluating’ deepfake video policy: Zuckerberg Facebook, like other social media companies, does not have a specific policy against deepfakes, whose potential threat has emerged only in the last c...
02:24, 2019-06-27

Facebook defends policy of not fact checking ads from politicians “In a democracy, people should decide what is credible, not tech companies,” the company wrote in a statement emailed to the Associated Press on Thur...
01:08, 2019-10-25

Facebook's Zuckerberg grilled over ad fact-checking policy Lawmakers accuse Mark Zuckerberg of allowing disinformation ahead of the 2020 US presidential election....
11:48, 2019-10-24

The Cambridge Analytica whistleblower explains how the firm used Facebook data to sway elections (FB) Business Insider The Cambridge Analytica whistleblower Christopher Wylie revealed how the firm targeted users on Facebook with political advertising....
01:12, 2019-10-06

Facebook sues Israeli firm called NSO Group over alleged WhatsApp hack Facebook is seeking to have NSO barred from accessing or attempting to access WhatsApp and Facebook's services and is seeking unspecified damages....
20:20, 2019-10-29

Facebook, Google in crosshairs of new UK policy to control tech giants The U.K. government plans to create a regulatory body to force the removal of harmful content from the internet, one of the most far-reaching legisla...
16:08, 2019-04-09

Liberals defend Chinese Facebook ads on Andrew Scheer’s gun policy Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau said his party’s use of Facebook ads do not feature misleading information on Conservative leader Andrew Scheer’s gun c...
22:04, 2019-10-17

Microtargeting, bots and hacking: will digital meddling really swing this election? | Alex Hern After the 2016 US election, some fear online interference could create political chaos in the UK. The truth is more complexWe’re now well into the “p...
15:00, 2019-11-12

Facebook and Google urged to ban political ads before UK election Letter calls for suspension until after vote due to lack of time to reform online advertising rulesGeneral election news – live updatesThe UK does no...
16:00, 2019-11-04

Facebook backs away from the hard sell on political ads Facebook Inc. said it stopped paying commissions to employees who sell political ads, as the tech giant overhauls how it engages with campaigns ahead...
17:44, 2019-05-23

How Facebook is changing its political ad-buying policies Mark Zuckerberg just can’t quit political ads. Facebook executives considered banning political ads after it was revealed that Russia used the social...
04:20, 2019-05-24

Facebook challenged to give TED talk on political ads Journalist Carole Cadwalladr challenges Mark Zuckerberg to address TED about "election fraud"....
11:36, 2019-04-16

Even Facebook Employees Agree with AOC About Deceptive Political Ads In an open letter to Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook employees basically beg him to hold political ads to the same standard as regular ones....
23:08, 2019-10-28

Google and Facebook 'considering ban on micro-targeted political ads' Reports say firms may act over concerns that practice risks damaging democratic normsGoogle and Facebook are both considering new rules banning the m...
16:52, 2019-11-07

Facebook’s data policy change was about stopping rivals, not privacy: court filings Facebook began cutting off access to user data for app developers from 2012 to squash potential rivals while presenting the move to the general publi...
16:08, 2019-11-06

Facebook sold a rival-squashing move as privacy policy, documents reveal Documents from a 2015 lawsuit allege that the tech giant’s policies were anticompetitive and misrepresented to the publicFacebook Inc began cutting o...
22:04, 2019-11-06

Brittany Kaiser calls for Facebook political ad ban at Web Summit Ex-Cambridge Analytica worker turned whistleblower Brittany Kaiser makes new claims about its work....
13:36, 2019-11-06

Report: FTC’s political wrangling delays Facebook settlement SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook may have to wait longer before resolving a U.S. government investigation into the company’s mishandling of person...
23:08, 2019-05-24

Biden Escalates Attack on Facebook Over False Political Ads Joseph R. Biden Jr.’s presidential campaign sent Facebook a letter about a false video ad that a super PAC ran on the social network....
03:24, 2019-10-19

Warren Dares Facebook With Intentionally False Political Ad The Democratic presidential candidate bought the ad to goad Facebook into removing misinformation in political ads, escalating her feud with the soci...
21:16, 2019-10-12

Twitter to ban all political advertising, raising pressure on Facebook Social network’s move comes as Facebook faces controversy over ads that promote misinformationTwitter will ban all political advertising, the company...
21:32, 2019-10-30

Facebook Tightens Rules on Verifying Political Advertisers Bracing for the 2020 U.S. presidential election, the company adds more steps for buyers of political ads. Disinformation experts aren’t sure it is en...
13:12, 2019-08-28

Facebook still can’t control the far-right political propaganda monster it built The week leading up to the European Union Parliamentary elections reinforced the image of Facebook as a company unable to control its platform.Read M...
11:32, 2019-05-27

Facebook tightens rules for political ads ahead of 2020 Facebook is tightening its political ad rules in the US, it said on Wednesday, requiring new disclosures for its site and photo-sharing platform Inst...
20:44, 2019-08-28

Facebook chief rules out banning political adverts Mark Zuckerberg says he does not think it is right for a company to censor politicians or the news....
20:16, 2019-10-17

Facebook exempts political ads from ban on making false claims Firm quietly rescinds policy banning false advertising as UK general election loomsFacebook has quietly rescinded a policy banning false claims in ad...
15:00, 2019-10-04

Dissent Erupts at Facebook Over Hands-Off Stance on Political Ads In an open letter, the social network’s employees said letting politicians post false claims in ads was “a threat” to the company....
18:28, 2019-10-28

Defiant Zuckerberg Says Facebook Won’t Police Political Speech In an address at Georgetown University, the Facebook chief executive called for more free speech — not less — as his company has been assailed for al...
23:08, 2019-10-17

Russia says Facebook, Google had political ads on country’s election day MOSCOW – Russian state communications watchdog Roskomnadzor said tech giants Google and Facebook had allowed political advertising during Sunda...
21:24, 2019-09-09

Even Facebook employees think Mark Zuckerberg's political ad policies are very, very bad Last week, Facebook mastermind Mark Zuckerberg answered questions on Capitol Hill about Project Libra, which is apparently his social media kingdom’s...
19:20, 2019-10-29

Mark Zuckerberg Says It’s Not Facebook’s Job to Set the Rules for Political Advertising Facebook’s job is to strengthen its defenses against political interference — not to set the rules around political advertising, the comp...
10:43, 2019-04-09

Court documents reveal Facebook sold a rival-squashing move as privacy policy Documents from a 2015 lawsuit allege that the tech giant’s policies were anticompetitive and misrepresented to the publicFacebook Inc began cutting o...
21:16, 2019-11-06

Facebook releases policy updates intended to combat foreign interference in 2020 election This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Digital Media Briefing subscribers earlier this morning. To check to see if you already hav...
16:52, 2019-10-23

Political controversies overshadow Facebook's strong financial report Company reports revenues increased 29% year-over-year to $17.7bn and profits grew 19% to $6.1bnTwitter to ban all political advertising, raising pres...
00:40, 2019-10-31

Twitter's canny political ad ban costs it little – and piles pressure on Facebook Jack Dorsey has cut off a tiny revenue stream while focusing attention on rival’s inactionTwitter’s announcement that it will ban all political adver...
15:16, 2019-10-31

Voters ‘used as lab rats’ in political Facebook adverts, warn analysts Parties are all involved in a targeted experiment that campaigners warn lacks transparency and could harm democracyThe three main political parties i...
20:52, 2019-11-09

Read the Letter Facebook Employees Sent to Mark Zuckerberg About Political Ads Hundreds of Facebook employees signed a letter decrying the decision to let politicians post any claims they wanted — even false ones — in ads on the...
18:28, 2019-10-28

Facebook workers’ letter protests Zuckerberg’s stance on political ads Sen. Elizabeth Warren isn’t the only one blasting Mark Zuckerberg’s decision to allow misleading political ads on the social network. In a letter add...
22:32, 2019-10-28

Facebook tightens rules around political advertisers ahead of U.S. election Paid Facebook ads have become a major tool for political campaigns and other organizations to target voters....
23:48, 2019-08-28

Facebook responds to the political challenges of the Trump era with moral cowardice Tech giant has insisted on protecting the president’s right to mislead the public and distort facts, writes Julia Carrie WongIt can be hard to rememb...
07:16, 2019-10-11

General Election 2019: Facebook takes down 'political' advertising The ads highlighted spending of £25m in certain towns - and all those places have marginal constituencies....
11:40, 2019-11-02

Facebook, Twitter, and Trump blamed for political division and ‘bad behavior’ Americans blame Facebook and Twitter most for the national incivility crisis, the latest criticism of the social platforms used by many to rant about...
19:00, 2019-10-24

Facebook’s Hands-Off Approach to Political Speech Gets Impeachment Test The company’s handling of a Trump campaign ad with unsubstantiated accusations about Joseph Biden foreshadows a continuing fight over misinformation....
02:12, 2019-10-09

Facebook under fire after ads for anti-HIV drug PrEP deemed political Instagram requires ads by LGBTQ-focused health center to go through verification processFacebook is facing backlash after it classified advertisement...
01:24, 2019-11-01

Facebook under fire after ads for anti-HIV drug PrEP deemed 'political' Instagram requires ads by LGBTQ-focused health center to go through verification processFacebook is facing backlash after it classified advertisement...
00:28, 2019-11-01

India: Top court reconsiders women, Hinduism and temples Conservative Hindus want India's Supreme Court to reinstate a ban on women entering a Hindu temple. In response, the court has promised to set new la...
14:48, 2019-11-14

Hollywood Reconsiders the Bad Female Boss, With a Generational Twist In projects like “Late Night,” “Little” and “Veep,” the archetype is being used to tell more explicitly feminist tales — and to question power itself...
10:20, 2019-06-12

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is trying to drum up support for the firm's wild new currency by amping up worries of China's financial dominance Charles Platiau/Reuters Facebook is trying to make its ambitious plan to create a new digital currency, called Libra, palatable to US lawmakers by am...
12:52, 2019-10-23

Twitter's political ad ban to limit micro-targeting, putting pressure on Facebook Ban will come with restrictions on ‘cause-based’ ads, as Facebook faces backlash over policiesTwitter’s rules for political advertising will include ...
19:56, 2019-11-15

Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency faces privacy concerns and political backlash Facebook announced a new global cryptocurrency called Libra, part of an effort to expand into digital payments that immediately raised privacy concer...
07:04, 2019-06-19

Facebook faces heated political climate ahead of 2020 vote Mark Zuckerberg defended meetings he’s reportedly had with conservative leaders after #DeleteFacebook began trending on social media. Politico report...
19:28, 2019-10-15

Election 2019: Young voters react to Facebook political ads from parties Here's what they thought of paid-for adverts from the Conservatives, Labour and Liberal Democrats....
08:56, 2019-11-14

From Trump to Planned Parenthood, these are the Facebook pages spending the most money on political ads (FB) Facebook/Donald Trump Since Facebook began tracking and publicly reporting which pages pay for political ads in May 2018, more than $887 million has ...
16:28, 2019-11-14

UK queries Facebook decision to exempt political statements from fact-checking Commons committee demands explanation ‘given constraints it will place on combatting disinformation’The UK parliament has demanded to know why Facebo...
16:40, 2019-10-22

Facebook suspends accounts tied to Putin ally for political meddling LONDON/SAN FRANCISCO – Facebook Inc said on Wednesday it had suspended three networks of Russian accounts that attempted to interfere in the do...
20:08, 2019-10-30

Facebook employees call on Zuckerberg to crack down on 'false' political ads in letter Hundreds of Facebook employees have signed a letter to CEO Mark Zuckerberg and other executives saying they oppose the social network’s policy of let...
04:04, 2019-10-29

Inside San Francisco's Presidio: A 1,500-acre former US Army base where the 'Star Wars' creators and a Facebook board member's VC firm are neighbors Katie Canales/Business Insider The Presidio of San Francisco is a 1,500-acre national park at the north end of the peninsula. It's unusual compared t...
17:44, 2019-11-01

Facebook bans extremist figures including right-wing Alex Jones for violating hate and violence policy Facebook has banned several extremist figures from its platforms for violating its policy on hate and violence....
00:56, 2019-05-03

The debate over Facebook's political ads ignores 90% of its global users | Julia Carrie Wong What do Zuckerberg’s bromides about American values mean to Facebook users in Kashmir or the Philippines?When Facebook wrote to Joe Biden’s campaign ...
17:44, 2019-11-01

Facebook rejected calls to ban or fact-check political ads ahead of the UK's general election Associated Press/Francois Mori Facebook has rejected calls to ban political ads on its platform ahead of a general election in the UK on December 12....
13:08, 2019-11-08

Facebook launching political ad transparency tools ahead of Canadian federal vote The roster of additional tools will include ad authorization functionalities to verify advertisers on the platform and an ad library, which will prov...
10:16, 2019-06-10

Twitter’s refusal of political ads won’t end viral lies. But it beats Facebook’s profit-focused shrug. Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey’s decision points an accusing finger at his more powerful competitor....
17:56, 2019-10-31

In a surprising twist, a Facebook executive tweeted in agreement with Elizabeth Warren on an aspect of political ads Getty Adam Mosseri, the head of Instagram, joined 2020 Democrat Elizabeth Warren in criticizing an aspect of Twitter's new political ad ban. On Tuesd...
12:48, 2019-11-06

Facebook under pressure to follow Twitter by banning political advertising on social media platform Facebook has been urged to follow fellow social media giant Twitter in banning political advertising from its platform....
04:52, 2019-10-31

AOC and Elizabeth Warren got behind the Facebook employees slamming Mark Zuckerberg for allowing lies in political ads Kevin Wolf/AP images for AVAAZ Senator Elizabeth Warren and Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez both tweeted their support on Monday for the Face...
13:12, 2019-10-29

Facebook's News boss blasted journalists calling for the company to 'police' speech in political ads (FB) Getty/Michael Loccisano Campbell Brown, Facebook's Head of News Partnership, said she was "astonished" by the media's response to Facebook's decision...
17:52, 2019-10-30

Facebook just announced it suspended accounts tied to a Putin ally for political meddling in Africa (FB) Reuters LONDON/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Facebook said on Wednesday it had suspended three networks of Russian accounts that attempted to interfere i...
15:52, 2019-10-30

Facing backlash, Florida county reconsiders rejected New York Times subscription A video recorded of Citrus County's decision saw a board member repeatedly call the newspaper "fake news," as well as voicing their support for U.S. ...
03:48, 2019-11-06

Mark Zuckerberg launched an impassioned defense of political ads on Facebook, just minutes after Twitter banned them (FB, TWTR) Facebook/Donald Trump Twitter has decided to ban all political advertising, citing the risk of spreading lies and its impact on democracy. The social...
00:44, 2019-10-31

Hundreds of Facebook employees call on Mark Zuckerberg to change the social network's controversial rules on political ads (FB) AP Photo/Andrew Harnik Hundreds of Facebook employees are asking the company to change its policies on political ads, according to an internal letter...
20:36, 2019-10-28

A senior Facebook exec defended the firm's decision to include Breitbart News in its 'high quality' news tab and got shredded by critics Steve Jennings/Getty Images for TechCrunch Instagram boss Adam Mosseri waded into the messy debate over Facebook's inclusion of right-wing news site ...
13:40, 2019-10-28

Civil-rights leaders are lobbying Mark Zuckerberg to change his mind about allowing lies in Facebook's political ads — and he may compromise AP Photo/Mark Lennihan Mark Zuckerberg held a dinner for civil-rights leaders at his house on Monday night, The Washington Post reported. A key topic...
14:04, 2019-11-06

Civil rights leaders are lobbying Mark Zuckerberg to change his mind about allowing lies in Facebook's political ads — and he might compromise Mark Zuckerberg held a dinner for civil rights leaders at his house on Monday night, the Washington Post reported. A key topic of conversation was Fa...
12:48, 2019-11-06

Sheryl Sandberg says political ads are worth less than 1% of Facebook's revenue and the money is not worth the controversy Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images Facebook chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg has said that political ads are worth less than 1% of the social network'...
12:48, 2019-10-31

Facebook decided an LGBTQ clinic's ads promoting HIV prevention were 'political,' and blocked the ads until the clinic cleared an authorization process meant for politicians (FB) An LGBTQ health center says it tried to run ads on Facebook promoting HIV prevention, but that Facebook initially blocked the ads because it determin...
18:44, 2019-11-01

Facebook's new policy banning white nationalism ignores content that doesn't explicitly use the term 'white nationalism,' auditors say Samuel Corum/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images Facebook's new policy, which bans white nationalism from its platform, is too narrow, civil rights auditors...
12:36, 2019-07-02

Facebook to fact-check ads of politician challenging fact-check policy Adriel Hampton registered as candidate for California governor in attempt to avoid checksFacebook will continue to fact-check adverts posted by a Cal...
17:12, 2019-10-30

This Milkshake Spring isn’t political violence – it’s political theatre | Aditya Chakrabortty From Nigel Farage to Tommy Robinson and Carl Benjamin, dangerous figures on the right are being reduced to ridiculeWhat a lot of crying over a spilt ...
20:52, 2019-05-21

Twitter’s political ads ban disadvantages challengers and political newcomers | Shannon C McGregor Ban is unnecessarily severe and simplistic, and will have unintended effectsThis week, Twitter’s founder and CEO Jack Dorsey announced the company’s ...
13:28, 2019-11-04

Twitter to ban paid political advertising; unpaid political screaming presumably still okay It’s an ongoing, complicated, and frequently “Fuck it”-inducing truth of modern living that social media intersects in nigh-infinite, mostly depressi...
03:08, 2019-10-31

Goateed Doofus Aubrey Huff Whines About Athletes Sharing Political Opinions, Shares Political Opinions Aubrey Huff, former baseball player and current man who could not possibly be more “divorced but doing great,” seems to be making a post-career pivot...
20:08, 2019-05-09

Political Plays for Political Times From a member of Parliament in “Hansard” to the users of a threatened community center in “Faith, Hope and Charity,” London theaters are exploring ho...
11:32, 2019-09-26

Trump tells US troops 'this is not a political speech' and immediately makes a political statement in speech Ed Jones/AP In a speech President Donald Trump gave to US troops and their families in South Korea, the commander-in-chief claimed his remarks was n...
12:36, 2019-07-02

The head of Facebook's controversial new cryptocurrency project explains why you don't need to trust Facebook for it to work (FB) REUTERS/Erin Scott David Marcus, the Facebook executive heading the firm's cryptocurrency efforts, says that the system is designed in such a way tha...
07:16, 2019-10-18

Facebook wants you to know it makes Instagram and WhatsApp, so it's changing the Facebook logo to make that clear (FB) Paul Sakuma/ AP As of Monday, Facebook has a new logo. Notably, the new logo won't replace the currently existing logo for the social media service n...
18:48, 2019-11-04

Facebook rebrands as FACEBOOK: can capital letters save a toxic brand? The company’s new logo is designed to bring a ‘sense of optimism’ to the brand that brought us the Cambridge Analytica scandalForget Facebook: meet F...
03:16, 2019-11-05

Facebook's new payment service will let you send money without fees across Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp, and Messenger (FB) Facebook Facebook Pay is a new payment service that will let users send and receive money across the Facebook family of apps— Facebook, Messeng...
21:32, 2019-11-12

Standing Out From the Herd In some species, individual animals can be distinguished by unique identifiers, not unlike human fingerprints....
17:12, 2019-07-08

Instant Games will migrate from Messenger to Facebook and Facebook Gaming tab Facebook has decided to migrate its Instant Games play sessions from Facebook Messenger to Facebook itself and the Facebook Gaming tab.Read More...
21:04, 2019-07-25

Facebook to partner with major media companies for ‘Facebook News’ News Corp CEO Robert Thomson and Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg will share a stage in New York City on Friday to discuss plans to feature news stor...
18:24, 2019-10-25

Facebook Calls Truce With Publishers as It Unveils Facebook News The social network introduced a new section of its mobile app dedicated to news content, offering stories from a mix of publications....
12:40, 2019-10-25

Standing against assisted suicide Growing dissatisfaction among families whose terminally ill loved ones face excruciating suffering has ignited debate over whether people should be a...
04:08, 2019-11-01

'Last Man Standing' renewed for Season 8 at Fox Ahead of the show’s landmark 150th episode, Fox has renewed “Last Man Standing” for Season 8 to run through 2019 and 2020....
20:52, 2019-04-18

'They want us dead, they want us silenced, but we are still standing' Mexican journalist Anabel Hernández was awarded the 2019 DW Freedom of Speech Award at the Global Media Forum in Bonn. In her acceptance speech, she ...
21:24, 2019-05-27

Facebook Pay unites payment service across Facebook’s apps Facebook Pay is a unified payment service through which users across its platforms including WhatsApp and Instagram can make payments without exiting...
08:44, 2019-11-13

Facebook Cryptocurrency Plans Have a Problem: Facebook’s Reputation Lawmakers raised broad concerns about the company’s Libra effort at a Senate hearing on Tuesday....
11:56, 2019-07-22

How to delete your Facebook account on an iPhone using the Facebook mobile app Shutterstock If you wish to delete your Facebook account on an iPhone, you can do so easily via the Facebook mobile app, though the company makes it ...
23:04, 2019-10-28

Facebook wants to let you share your WhatsApp status to Facebook and Instagram What’s the first thing you can think of when you hear that Facebook is considering allowing WhatsApp users to share their status updates to Fac...
02:24, 2019-06-28

Facebook exec acknowledges some people won't be 'comfortable' using a financial product built by Facebook but says Mark Zuckerberg isn't giving up — even if it takes decades (FB) Aaron P. Bernstein/Reuters Despite losing seven key partners including PayPal, Visa and Mastercard last month, Facebook continues to pursue its finan...
19:32, 2019-11-05

Trump thanks North Korea’s Kim for not standing him up at DMZ ​WASHINGTON – President Trump thanked North Korea’s Kim Jong Un for not standing him up ​and meeting him Sunday in the demilitarized zone...
16:12, 2019-06-30

Standing Up for Humanity in a World of Screens A major retrospective of Nam June Paik, the foremost innovator of media art, begins a three-year international tour at Tate Modern in London....
16:40, 2019-11-01

Why Standing Often Feels Even Harder Than Running Whether it’s waiting in line at amusement parks or airport security checkpoints, standing poses unique challenges to the human body....
11:20, 2019-08-01

Defeated Federer gets standing ovation "Rafael Nadal mastered the elements to dismantle Roger Federer in straight sets and stay on course for a 12th French Open title."...
17:00, 2019-06-07

The Democratic Leadership Is Actually Standing Up for Rashida Tlaib Republicans have bent themselves completely out of shape over the past day twisting Michigan Rep. Rashida Tlaib’s words on Palestine and the Holocaus...
00:08, 2019-05-14

Alex Trebek got a standing ovation at the NHL Awards Just like he does nightly on Jeopardy, Alex Trebek had the answer everyone at the NHL Awards wanted to know. The “Jeopardy!” host was on hand in Las ...
22:48, 2019-06-20

Behind the scenes of Formula 1's first standing restart in Germany The German Grand Prix marked a first for Formula 1 last weekend, when the race had a standing restart following those early safety car formation laps...
21:48, 2019-07-30

‘You don’t have to date him’: the women standing by Trump in 2020 Women for Trump aims to counter Democratic energy by getting the president’s female supporters to ‘run for something’ – and host ‘Trumperware’ partie...
08:56, 2019-05-10

Lian Li’s DK-05 is a standing desk with a cool twist Even before Computex officially started yesterday in Taipei, Lian Li’s combination chassis and standing workstations were already turning heads as at...
14:16, 2019-05-29

Causes of lower back pain when standing or walking Lower back pain, when standing or walking, can often be a symptom of muscle fatigue or poor posture. However, persistent or recurring pain may be a s...
07:56, 2019-06-11

The full list of MPs who are standing down at the next general election Speculation is growing that the UK is heading for a snap general election this autumn amid continuing uncertainty over Brexit....
14:40, 2019-09-06

Kawhi Leonard: the man standing between the Warriors and yet another NBA title Golden State are predicted to won a fourth NBA title in five seasons. But the Toronto Raptors have a player capable of making a difference everywhere...
11:32, 2019-05-29

Plácido Domingo gets standing ovation at Salzburg Plácido Domingo received a standing ovation as he took to the stage at the Salzburg Festival at his first performance since nine women accused him of...
22:08, 2019-08-25

Standing burns more calories than sitting or lying A new study of healthy young adults suggests that standing more could be a simple way to raise daily energy expenditure and compensate for sedentarin...
03:00, 2019-09-11

A standing ovation for DaBaby's musical tease "BOP On Broadway" DaBaby and his go-to creative team Reel Goats are known to put out a cartoonishly fun video or two, hearkening to the days of Busta Rhymes with exagg...
23:16, 2019-11-15

'Banyon,' 'Last Man Standing' actor Robert Forster dead at 78 "Banyon" actor Robert Forster -- who can be seen in this weekend's release "El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie" -- has died at age 78, his publicist sai...
15:24, 2019-10-12

Gerard Batten banned from standing again for UKIP leader Former Ukip leader Gerard Batten has been banned by his own party from standing for the leadership again....
13:56, 2019-07-09

Giants are wiping away long-standing defensive concern For a few possessions, Tom Brady had to be having Super Bowl flashbacks. He dropped back to pass and saw nothing but white Giants jerseys in his face...
01:00, 2019-10-13

Son Begs Father Not to Call Cops on Black Man for Standing Outside A man was caught on video performing the sacred ritual passed down from his fugitive slave catcher ancestors when on July 4, he called the police on ...
21:16, 2019-07-08

NXT's Jordan Myles Isn't Standing Down Over The Racist Shirt WWE Designed for Him It is incredibly rare for WWE talent to be vocal about their treatment at the hands of the company, and doubly rare when that mistreatment pertains t...
16:04, 2019-10-31

Trump's impact on the US's standing in the world has hit a breaking point Evan Vucci/AP Images President Donald Trump's erratic foreign policy is diminishing the US's standing on the world stage. In a survey of a bipartisan...
01:20, 2019-10-02

'Cyclorama: The Big Picture' Review: Standing at the Center of History The stunning restoration of an epic 1886 wraparound painting, ‘The Battle of Atlanta,’ goes on view....
04:24, 2019-04-18

Small weekly newspaper praised for standing with immigrants PELICAN RAPIDS, Minn. (AP) — A small weekly newspaper in western Minnesota is receiving praise for a column that took a tongue-in-cheek approach to s...
00:48, 2019-06-18

Fortnite Drew Imitators to Survival Games. Who Will Be the Last One Standing? The “fight for survival” type of games popularized by Fortnite has inspired imitators hoping to cash in. But there are signs of saturation in the mar...
20:16, 2019-07-31

One key supplier is standing by Huawei, but it may not mean much in the grand scheme of things The Mate 20 Pro uses an Arm-based, Huawei-designed, TSMC-manufactured Kirin 980 SoCIt's no big secret that Huawei has found itself in a world of trou...
14:12, 2019-05-23

Beth Ditto: how we made Gossip's Standing in the Way of Control ‘The lyrics came out in a two-minute splurge. I drew on personal experiences, like growing up in the Bible Belt and being labelled a bitch’In the ear...
20:56, 2019-07-15

This ‘When They See Us’ scene won star Jharrel Jerome a standing ovation The explosive Netflix series “When They See Us” features five young actors playing the “Central Park Five,” convicted for raping Trisha Meili, aka th...
01:24, 2019-06-12

Mum standing by 'great father' who ‘left twins to die in 30C car after forgetting them’ A MUM is standing by her husband after he allegedly left their twin babies to die in the back of a hot car in 30C heat....
12:24, 2019-07-29

A standing ovation DaBaby's musical tease "BOP On Broadway" DaBaby and his go-to creative team Reel Goats are known to put out a cartoonishly fun video or two, hearkening to the days of Busta Rhymes with exagg...
22:48, 2019-11-15

Farewell, Jessica Jones: the last woman standing in the Marvel-Netflix era With Marvel’s owner, Disney, preparing its own streaming service, Netflix is throwing in the towel. But Krysten Ritter’s street-level superhero alway...
15:44, 2019-06-14

'I'm standing right here in the middle of climate change': How USDA is failing farmers ROCK PORT, Missouri — Rick Oswald is standing on the doorstep of the white farmhouse he grew up in, but almost nothing is as it should be. To his rig...
14:20, 2019-10-16

BET Awards: The Central Park Five, introduced as Exonerated Five, get standing ovation The BET Awards took a serious turn Sunday when the men known as the Central Park Five made an emotional appearance, embracing the bond between them. ...
05:12, 2019-06-24

Universal Music CEO David Joseph: Why I'm standing up for difference There's a quiet revolution taking place at Universal Music, changing the culture so 'neurodiverse' thinkers can flourish. Its UK CEO, David Joseph, e...
14:48, 2019-06-24

Elton John still standing at Cannes premiere of biopic Rocketman Impeccably dressed as ever, the veteran singer was the star attraction on the Croisette, despite struggling with a limpIt was a case of goodbye yello...
21:24, 2019-05-16

6-year-old boy dies while standing in lunch line at Bronx school A 6-year-old boy died at his Bronx school Friday after suffering breathing problems while standing in line for lunch in the cafeteria, police and sou...
22:00, 2019-06-14

'I'm standing here in the middle of climate change': How USDA is failing farmers ROCK PORT, Missouri — Rick Oswald is standing on the doorstep of the white farmhouse he grew up in, but almost nothing is as it should be. To his rig...
11:20, 2019-10-15

Danny Baker gets standing ovation in first show since 'racist' tweet Danny Baker was given a standing ovation at his first live show since he was sacked by the BBC for an alleged racist tweet....
05:04, 2019-05-13

Danny Baker: Standing ovation at first show since Twitter storm The sacked presenter gets a standing ovation in his first live show since accusations of racism....
04:16, 2019-05-13

Man standing trial in 2018 burglaries at Wayne Newton home LAS VEGAS (AP) — A jury in Las Vegas is due to hear longtime entertainer Wayne Newton and his wife describe encountering two burglars at their home a...
21:52, 2019-06-18

Standing in the Rubble of Paradise: Life After the Camp Fire, One Year Later For the 36,000 people living in and around Paradise, California, the Camp Fire is a definitive moment that cleaved life into a before period and an a...
18:12, 2019-10-21

Putting a Price on Marriage: The Long-standing Custom of Dowries A dowry is an ancient custom that requires the transfer of parental property to a daughter at her marriage, rather than at her father’s death. It is ...
19:56, 2019-10-23

Yo-Yo's Reaction to Being Called a "Bitch" By Ice Cube Deserves a Standing Ovation Yo-Yo always demanded the respect she knew she deserved. In this clip from Sunday's all-new E! True Hollywood Story, the famed rapper recalls how she...
15:20, 2019-10-18

Demi Lovato thanked 2 'best friends' for standing by her during her 'darkest moments' Demi Lovato dedicated a heartfelt Instagram post to her two friends for sticking with her during her “darkest moments.”...
14:52, 2019-05-15

Nets feel secure in their standing as an NBA free agent destination The romantic in Kenny Atkinson would love to coach this same Nets group for the next 20 seasons. The realist knows — with Brooklyn in the hunt for th...
22:24, 2019-05-03

Westlife fans left standing after Glasgow seat delay Fans who had paid extra for premium seats were left jostling for views after their chairs failed to arrive on time....
10:04, 2019-05-29

Bebe Rexha is not standing for your body-shaming on social media Pop star Bebe Rexha has been making headlines recently, and it's not just because of her music....
18:04, 2019-06-24

Renee Zellweger gets standing ovation for playing Judy Garland The actress's performance as Judy Garland is warmly received at the Toronto Film Festival....
11:24, 2019-09-11

Meet Martine Rose: the designer standing out from the fashion crowd She's the cult name changing the face of luxury fashion by stealth. Osman Ahmed meets A$AP and Rihanna's go-to designer, Martine Rose...
08:20, 2019-09-12

Watch: Video of 'gorilla crow' standing at mall goes viral A bird with an unusual posture has been nicknamed "gorilla crow" after a video of it flexing its wings was snapped at a Japanese mall and went viral ...
19:56, 2019-06-28

Aduriz gets standing ovation after stunning volley against Barcelona – video The 38-year-old striker Aritz Aduriz received a standing ovation from his teammates in the dressing room after scoring a last-minute wonder goal to ...
18:28, 2019-08-17

Meet the Canadians standing with pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong Around 300,000 Canadians have made Hong Kong their home — the largest Canadian diaspora in any city outside of Canada....
00:52, 2019-08-19

Indians’ Carlos Carrasco gets standing ovation in return from leukemia ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Carlos Carrasco made his return to the mound from leukemia Sunday and the Cleveland Indians pitcher was applauded by both team...
00:20, 2019-09-02

Placido Domingo gets standing ovation at first show since sex-harass claims Opera legend Placido Domingo was greeted with a standing ovation in Austria on Sunday, his first gig since nine women accused him of sexual harassmen...
01:40, 2019-08-26

Why Dancing With the Stars Courted Controversy for Season 28--And Is Standing By Its Choices Dancing With the Stars is no stranger to controversies, especially when it comes to casting. But, they usually happen during the season and involve c...
18:00, 2019-08-22

Trump's EPA stands up for consumers and freedom by standing up to the ethanol lobby President Trump’s Environmental Protection Agency took a step toward draining the swamp by curbing the amount of corn ethanol being forced into our e...
03:08, 2019-07-09

Watch: Man uses sword to slice 62 kiwis while standing on inflatable ball An Idaho man broke a Guinness World Record by standing atop an inflatable Swiss ball and using a sword to slice through 62 kiwi fruits....
21:00, 2019-09-16

Sophia Loren, Valentino receive standing ovation in Milan Sophia Loren and Valentino have received a standing ovation from a packed house of fashion and Hollywood A-listers during the third edition of the Gr...
14:52, 2019-09-23

Sofia Loren, Valentino receive standing ovation in Milan Sofia Loren and Valentino have received a standing ovation from a packed house of fashion and Hollywood A-listers during the third edition of the Gre...
13:09, 2019-09-23

Greta Thunberg Heads to Standing Rock to Support Indigenous Activists For indigenous environmental activist Tokata Iron Eyes, climate solutions are all about indigenous rights and culture. When Iron Eyes met Swedish tee...
18:08, 2019-10-08

European election 2019: Which candidates are standing in London in the EU parliament vote? Brits are heading to the polls in a matter of days with the European elections taking place towards the end of the week....
13:04, 2019-05-21

Oprah Praises Meghan and Harry's Birthing Plan And For "Standing Up For What Works" For Them “Who is ready to walk out and stand before the world and put that face on, you know, a day after you’ve had a baby?” Oprah said of the Duchess of Sus...
12:20, 2019-05-02

Placido Domingo gets standing ovation in first performance since sexual harassment claims Concert in Salzburg marks opera singer’s first outing since nine women accused him of harassmentOpera singer Placido Domingo on Sunday received a sta...
03:36, 2019-08-26

Virginia Beach Shooter Resigned from His Engineering Job Before Rampage Despite Good Standing DeWaynme Craddock, the 40-year-old engineer who officials say murdered 12 people at the government building where he worked in Virginia Beach submitt...
23:44, 2019-06-02

Jennie Bond: ‘Being a royal correspondent means standing outside a palace with bugger all to say’ Nicholas Witchell, the BBC’s veteran royal correspondent, froze on air after the announcement of the birth of Baby Sussex. It happens to the best of ...
19:56, 2019-05-07

Jessie J's New Love Song for Channing Tatum Deserves a Standing Ovation You can't put a price tag on a personal love song like this. While many Hollywood stars were ending their weekend at the 2019 Emmys, Jessie J was ac...
21:04, 2019-09-23

Alex Trebek gets standing ovation, plus trophy, at Daytime Emmy Awards "You guys like me, and you value my work. I tell you if that's the case, I can live with that," Alex Trebek said....
17:44, 2019-05-06

Innocent couple shot standing on corner in Crown Heights: cops An innocent couple was shot while standing on the corner in Crown Heights early Sunday, cops said. Gunfire erupted at about 1:10 a.m. at the corner o...
19:44, 2019-10-06

Federer 'sorry' Tsitsipas feels umpires favour long-standing stars "Roger Federer says he is sorry to hear that Stefanos Tsitsipas believes that umpires sometimes favour long-standing stars in tennis."...
13:20, 2019-05-01

F1 Podcast: Will Hamilton form leave Bottas standing in title fight? The latest edition of The Autosport Podcast asks if Lewis Hamilton's crushing run of form will leave even Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas standing...
09:44, 2019-06-24

Fox's 2019 Fall TV Schedule Revealed: The Masked Singer Returns, Last Man Standing MIA and More So, this is the new Fox. On Monday, May 13, new Fox Entertainment CEO Charlie Collier revealed the network's 2019 fall TV line-up, the first since D...
15:36, 2019-05-13

Review: ‘Katsura Sunshine’s Rakugo’ Offers Stand-Up Comedy Without the Standing Mr. Sunshine is one of the rare Westerners to become a master of the centuries-old Japanese comic storytelling form....
21:36, 2019-10-01

Ashleigh Barty pulls out of Eastbourne with long-standing shoulder problem • French Open champion saves herself for Wimbledon• Jo Konta prepares to face Maria Sakkari of GreeceNo sooner had Ashleigh Barty become the first Au...
19:40, 2019-06-24

Felipe Anderson improvement key to West Ham’s league standing | Jacob Steinberg West Ham’s claim on a European place hinges on the Brazilian and the forward line gaining in convictionThere has been a lot of noise about West Ham c...
14:16, 2019-10-17

Facebook pledged $1 billion to help fix California's affordable housing crisis one day before Mark Zuckerberg was due to address a claim that Facebook ads were enabling housing discrimination ANDREW CABALLERO-REYNOLDS/AFP via Getty Images On October 22, Facebook pledged $1 billion to help fix California's affordable housing crisis. The ann...
01:40, 2019-10-24

Facebook Argues Against Breaking Up Facebook On Thursday, Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes penned an editorial in the New York Times calling for the company to be broken up, its subsidiaries Ins...
15:20, 2019-05-12

Facebook changes product branding to FACEBOOK Instagram and WhatsApp are among products that will carry the new branding in the next few weeks....
12:08, 2019-11-05

Taylor Swift Has ''Zero Regrets'' About ''Standing Up'' to Scooter Braun Amid Music Battle Taylor Swift is still standing behind the claims she made about music manager, Scooter Braun. On Sunday, the "ME!" singer wrote a scathing Tumblr po...
04:48, 2019-07-03

Players protest unpaid wages by standing still in Mexican football match – video A game from the top-tier of Mexican football was brought to a standstill after players protested over unpaid wages. The tie between Veracruz and Tigr...
15:24, 2019-10-20

Last Man Standing In Bears' Exhaustive Kicker Competition Bonks Extra Point To Timbuktu The kicker competition at Bears training camp has been an ongoing delight for anyone who is neither a Bears fan nor a kicker auditioning for the job....
07:28, 2019-08-30

Quentin Tarantino's all-star film gets 6-minute long standing ovation at Cannes Quentin Tarantino stormed into Cannes with 'Once Upon a Time In Hollywood', which critics at the world's biggest film festival hailed as his best mov...
11:04, 2019-05-22

WATCH: SA choir gets standing ovation on 'America's Got Talent' with goosebump performance that will have you in tears A South African choir from Limpopo had the audience on their feet after their performance on 'America's Got Talent'....
09:28, 2019-06-26

Braves' Josh Donaldson receives standing ovation in first return to Toronto since trade Donaldson was dealt last August to Cleveland after spending three-plus years with the Blue Jays...
05:52, 2019-08-28

Extinction Rebellion protester standing in EU elections calls for young Londoners to get out and vote A student standing on a "climate emergency" ticket in the European Elections today called on young Londoners to get out and vote....
13:44, 2019-05-22

North Dakota's First Solar Farm Opens on Standing Rock Tribal Land In 2016, the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe launched a battle against an oil pipeline running across their ancestral lands. Despite their efforts gaining ...
22:48, 2019-07-26

Is Fluoride in Drinking Water Safe? A New Study Reignites a Long-Standing Debate A study published in JAMA Pediatrics has given new life to a long-running debate: whether adding fluoride to drinking water is a prudent way to preve...
21:36, 2019-08-20

John Cusack defends not standing 'fast enough' for Wrigley Field military salute Actor John Cusack faced pushback on social media after he was caught not standing for a military salute at a Cubs game at Wrigley Field Wednesday nig...
13:52, 2019-05-23

How the Trail Blazers' offseason moves impact their standing among the Western Conference elite Lillard and CJ McCollum signed extensions, but the rest of the Blazers' moves illustrate that they're trying to change things up...
23:04, 2019-09-13

European elections 2019 London candidates: Who is standing in the EU Parliament vote this year? Londoners will head to polls in a matter of days as the European Parliament elections are due to take place at the end of May....
20:08, 2019-05-13

Greta Thunberg, favourite to win Nobel peace prize, honoured at Standing Rock Swedish activist, 16, visits North and South Dakota in solidarity with indigenous groups fighting Dakota Access oil pipelineGreta Thunberg has been h...
16:08, 2019-10-09

Watch: Texas student breaks Guinness record for standing high jump A Texas man said it took him three years of training to capture the Guinness World Record for highest standing jump with a 5-foot, 5-inch vertical le...
18:36, 2019-11-04

Springsteen's 'Western Stars' scores standing ovation at Toronto Film Festival Bruce Springsteen's concert movie "Western Stars" received a standing ovation at its premiere at the Toronto Film Festival on Thursday, with the rock...
07:32, 2019-09-13

Ailing ‘Jeopardy!’ host Alex Trebek gets standing ovation at NHL Awards show “Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek received a standing ovation Wednesday night during his appearance at the NHL Awards show in Las Vegas....
07:36, 2019-06-20

Meet Tish James, the Black Woman Standing up to Trump and All His Racist Policies New York Attorney General Letitia “Tish” James is not here for any of Donald Trump’s fuckshit. Not only is she New York’s top law enforcement officer...
19:12, 2019-08-20

Dave Bautista is cool with Disney now, but he doesn't regret standing by James Gunn When Disney fired James Gunn from Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 3 last year, several of the filmmaker’s friends and peers were quick to come to his de...
18:56, 2019-06-11

Ex-Ukraine envoy says she was fired on 'unfounded' and 'false' grounds after standing up to Trump and Giuliani Scott J. Applewhite/AP Marie Yovanovitch, the US's former ambassador to Ukraine, testified to Congress that she was removed from her position based o...
20:40, 2019-10-11

Australia's standing in Pacific has plummeted because of our climate change failure | Dermot O'Gorman It’s about the very survival of people, nations and cultures. If action isn’t taken there are islanders who may have nowhere to goScott Morrison flew...
00:52, 2019-06-08

Giants' Madison Bumgarner pinch-hits, gets standing ovation in what could be San Francisco send-off The Giants legend will hit free agency after this season, and it's unclear if he'll return to the franchise...
00:36, 2019-09-30

'Storm Area 51' has alien 'believers' mostly standing near a gate, looking 'to the skies,' feeling the spirit On the lonely dirt road to one of the entrances to the enigmatic Area 51, the only thing that resembled "storming" on Friday was all the dust kicked ...
07:12, 2019-09-21

Plácido Domingo gets standing ovation in Salzburg amid sexual harassment allegations Plácido Domingo received a standing ovation as he took to the stage at the Salzburg Festival on Sunday, a concerted show of support at his first perf...
14:20, 2019-08-26

The House of Commons just gave a standing ovation for abortion rights — minus the Conservatives Members of the Canadian House of Commons rose in a standing ovation to affirm support for a woman's right to choose — that is, except for the Conserv...
23:12, 2019-05-29

Seth Rogen Says Beyoncé Got a Standing Ovation at The Lion King Premiere for "Just Existing" All hail Queen Bey! During a guest appearance on Wednesday's episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live!, Seth Rogen told the story of how Beyonce received a "sta...
15:28, 2019-07-11

Notre Dame Cathedral kept standing amid fire with giant robot ‘Colossus’ As flames swept through the 800-year-old Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, threatening priceless religious treasures and the entire structure's integrit...
17:00, 2019-04-18

Comedian Jon Stewart given standing ovation after criticising Congress over treatment of 9/11 rescue workers Comedian Jon Stewart has been given a standing ovation after he criticised lawmakers over the level of healthcare provided for responders to the 9/11...
10:44, 2019-06-12

Toronto 2019: Renee Zellweger gets standing ovation for Judy Garland role The actress's performance as Judy Garland is warmly received at the Toronto Film Festival....
09:36, 2019-09-11

Puzzled shopper spots 'tiny gorilla' standing in busy high street - before realising what A CROW filmed perched on its wings has become a viral success after puzzled viewers compared the bird to a gorilla....
10:52, 2019-06-25

Heartbreaking: This Centaur Has Been Standing On A Corner In Manhattan For Hours Trying To Give Someone A Quest, But Nobody Will Even Make Eye Contact With Him Here’s a tragic story that shows just how self-absorbed our society has become: This centaur has been standing on a corner in Manhattan for hours try...
21:00, 2019-10-16

Trump asked Ukraine and China to investigate Biden while standing on the White House lawn Leah Millis/Reuters President Donald Trump on Thursday called for Ukraine and China to investigate former Vice President Joe Biden and his son. "Chin...
17:56, 2019-10-03

How Elton John Is Still Standing After Sudden Fame, Crippling Addiction and Multiple Suicide Attempts Elton John wasn't always Elton John. And we don't mean that in the "it takes time for an artist to become a superstar" sort of way. No, he literally ...
13:32, 2019-10-15

Rory Stewart quits Boris Johnson's Conservatives and says he is standing to be London mayor as an independent Dominic Lipinski/PA Images via Getty Images Rory Stewart quits Boris Johnson's Conservative party and announces that he will stand to be mayor of Lon...
12:08, 2019-10-04

Opera singer Placido Domingo gets standing ovation in first show since sexual harassment accusation Performing at the Salzburg Festival, Placido Domingo was met with a standing ovation in his first show since being accused of sexual harassment. ...
00:28, 2019-08-26

Paula Abdul Receives Standing Ovation After Nostalgic 2019 Billboard Music Awards Performance Paula Abdul is proving her icon status on the 2019 Billboard Music Awards stage. The former American Idol showed she's a force to be reckoned with ...
11:49, 2019-05-02

General election 2019 LIVE: Nigel Farage rules out standing down more Brexit Party candidates Nigel Farage has ruled out standing down more Brexit Party candidates as the deadline day for nominations arrives....
09:08, 2019-11-14

UN standing with Zimbabwe, Malawi, Mozambique as Southern Africa death toll from deadly cyclone mounts The UN chief has expressed his sadness at the loss of life and displacement across Zimbabwe, as a result of the deadly Tropical Cyclone Idai, which h...
10:42, 2019-04-09

Facebook Is Rebranding Instagram As ‘Instagram From Facebook’ in a Surprising and Controversial Move Facebook plans to attach its name to Instagram and WhatsApp, branding them “Instagram from Facebook” and “WhatsApp from Facebook.&r...
16:36, 2019-08-03

Facebook is officially testing its news aggregation section Facebook News This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Digital Media Briefing subscribers earlier this morning. To check to see if you already hav...
15:36, 2019-10-28

Still Standing After All This Time: How Elton John Survived Sudden Fame, Crippling Addiction and Multiple Suicide Attempts Elton John wasn't always Elton John. And we don't mean that in the "it takes time for an artist to become a superstar" sort of way. No, he literally...
15:48, 2019-06-01

Nigel Farage boosts Boris Johnson's election prospects by standing down Brexit Party candidates in Conservative seats Stefan Rousseau/PA Images via Getty Images Nigel Farage has stood down Brexit Party candidates in all Conservative-held seats. Farage said he had mad...
13:52, 2019-11-11

Jeff Bezos closes out Prime Day by standing on top of Amazon's massive glass spheres wearing climbing ropes and a hard hat Ted S. Warren/AP Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos climbed Amazon's spheres, a group of three cylindrical glass-enclosed structures at the company's headquarter...
09:32, 2019-07-17

Netanyahu has been chosen to form Israel's new government, but time is running out for the long-standing leader who is facing a possible criminal indictment JACK GUEZ/AFP/Getty Images Israel voted on September 17, in an election that put the future of its longtime prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu at st...
06:00, 2019-09-26

Chicago Bears waive running back Mike Davis in order to improve compensatory pick standing, per report Davis signed a two-year, $6 million deal this past offseason but had just 11 carries in Chicago...
17:48, 2019-11-09

Netanyahu has been chosen to form Israel’s new government, but time is running out for the long-standing leader who is facing a possible criminal indictment JACK GUEZ/AFP/Getty Images Israel voted on September 17, in an election that put at stake the future of its longtime prime minister, Benjamin Netany...
04:24, 2019-09-26

An Incredible Eclipse: NASA Has Announced That A Huge Quiet Guy Will Be Standing In Front Of A Small Loud Guy In Their Parking Lot For The First Time In 65 Years All you NASA junkies out there are going to want to mark your calendars so you don’t miss out on this incredibly exciting phenomenon: NASA has announ...
21:52, 2019-05-31

Dave Chappelle, Kanye West Surprise Mass Shooting Survivors With Star-Studded Block Party, Benefit Concerts: ‘We’re Still Standing’ On Sunday, Dave Chappelle and Kanye West descended upon Dayton, Ohio, to deliver a pair of free benefit concerts in honor of those affected by the re...
22:20, 2019-08-26

Here's what it's like to visit the San Francisco headquarters of Lucasfilm, the creator of 'Star Wars' and 'Indiana Jones,' complete with a Yoda fountain standing guard at the entrance Katie Canales/Business Insider Standing guard at an office complex in the Presidio of San Francisco, you'll find a small and familiar wise figure fro...
16:04, 2019-11-05

Nxivm ordered to pay more than $1M to investigative firm A federal judge in New Jersey delivered Nxivm sex cult leader Keith Raniere an unwelcome birthday gift on Monday when he ordered the group to cough u...
19:52, 2019-08-27

New Mercedes-AMG CLA 45 leaked on firm’s configurator News 7 May, 2019 The range-topping Mercedes-AMG CLA 45 will sit above the recently-released CLA 35 with up to 416bhp...
15:28, 2019-05-07

Drugs firm to pay NHS £8m after competition probe Aspen will make the payment after a competition probe into a life-saving treatment for thousands of patients....
11:44, 2019-08-14

WhatsApp Says Israeli Firm Used Its App in Spy Program In a federal lawsuit, the messaging service said it discovered the firm had targeted 1,400 WhatsApp accounts, including 100 journalists and human-rig...
20:28, 2019-10-29

How a ransomware attack cost one firm £45m When malicious hackers disable a business and demand a ransom, many firms pay up. But should they?...
12:52, 2019-06-25

Boeing: No firm orders of the 737 Max since March Boeing announced that there were no firm orders for the 737 Max since March and that the companies deliveries were at its lowest level since 2012. CN...
15:28, 2019-08-13

Tory candidate Nick Conrad standing down after 'ill-judged' radio comments over rape case Conservative election candidate Nick Conrad has announced he is standing down after it emerged he said women "should keep their nickers on" while dis...
23:44, 2019-11-07

Nigel Farage accused of 'letting down' Brexiteers after standing down candidates in Tory-held seats Nigel Farage has been blasted for letting down Brexiteers amid the fall out from his decision for his party to not stand in Tory-held seats at the ge...
21:12, 2019-11-11

Conservative candidate Nick Conrad standing down after 'ill-judged' radio comments over rape case Conservative election candidate Nick Conrad has announced he is standing down after it emerged he said women "should keep their nickers on" while dis...
09:56, 2019-11-08

EasyJet stewardess 'threatens family with £100 cleaning fine' for child standing on seat during flight An EasyJet stewardess threatened a family with a £100 cleaning fine if their child did not stop standing on his seat, it has been claimed....
00:56, 2019-08-15

Danny Baker receives standing ovation at first comedy show since he was sacked by BBC over 'racist' Tweet Former BBC presenter Danny Baker received a standing ovation after taking to stage for the first time after the Twitter scandal that lost him his job...
15:00, 2019-05-13

EasyJet stewardess 'threatens family with £100 cleaning fine' over child standing on seat during flight An EasyJet stewardess threatened a family with a £100 cleaning fine if their child did not stop standing on his seat, it has been claimed....
03:48, 2019-08-15

Marketing firm files its own lawsuit against Williamson, CAA RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — There’s a second lawsuit in the marketing fight over former Duke star Zion Williamson. Prime Sports Marketing LLC and comp...
05:36, 2019-06-20

Austrian firm fails in bid to take over Germany's Osram AMS was unable to meet the requirements set for the proposed buyout, but has vowed to keep pursuing Osram. The struggling lighting company has said i...
21:28, 2019-10-04

New McLaren GT is firm's most practical, refined model yet McLaren's new Grand Touring model sits outside of Sports, Super and Ultimate series, with luxury and comfort the focus The new McLaren GT, revealed ...
14:32, 2019-05-15

German chemical firm BASF to cut 6,000 jobs The German chemical giant has said it will cut 6,000 jobs by 2021 to "streamline" its administration. BASF has said it expects to save $300 million a...
16:08, 2019-06-27

Burr holds firm despite GOP anger over Don Jr. subpoena Richard Burr faces intense pressure from Republicans to drop his subpoena of President Donald Trump’s eldest son and quickly wrap up the Senate Intel...
00:08, 2019-05-10

How to Spot a 178-Year-Old Firm's Collapse… 2 Years Ago On Sept. 22, Britain's Thomas Cook, the world’s 2nd largest travel agency, collapsed. The 178-year-old brand blamed it on many factors: weather, terr...
21:16, 2019-09-24

Under wraps: Britain's most secretive engineering firm RML’s motorsport roots have been swapped for bespoke projects that it’s not allowed to shout about. We peek behind the curtain f you only read head...
08:52, 2019-05-05

Phone subscription firm Veoo fined £600,000 It misled an inquiry and enabled consumer harm, said watchdog Phone-paid Services Authority....
15:52, 2019-09-12

How software testing firm Testlio transitioned to its new CEO Kristel Kruustük talks about the growth of her software testing company, Testlio, and its direction under new CEO Steve Semelsberger.Read More...
18:44, 2019-09-15

Saudi kingdom stands firm after oil attack Saudi Arabia's monarch has reassured his cabinet that the kingdom can deal with the effects of last week's attack. Oil prices have soared since the s...
16:32, 2019-09-17

Huawei row: UK to let Chinese firm help build 5G network Reports suggest the UK will allow the Chinese company to provide equipment for a 5G data network....
09:28, 2019-04-24

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 ...
08:12, 2019-09-27

Judge says Loughlin, husband can stick with their law firm BOSTON (AP) — A judge says actress Lori Loughlin (LAWK’-lin) and her fashion designer husband, Mossimo Giannulli, can continue using a law firm...
01:36, 2019-08-28

Volvo targets becoming Electric-only firm within 20 years Swedish firm committed to EV-only future, but timeline of switch will be determined by customers Volvo boss Hakan Samuelsson says the firm will becom...
20:20, 2019-10-17

Alpina version of BMW X7 on the cards, says firm's boss Alpina's CEO says SUV could be part of future portfolio, and talks about previous plans to make its own version of the i8 Alpina plans to add the X7...
08:12, 2019-07-09

Exxon to partner with carbon capture firm Exxon Mobil Corp on Thursday said it would partner with Global Thermostat to try to bring carbon capture technology to industrial scale....
16:00, 2019-06-27

Dragons' Den star's firm on brink of collapse Gripit, founded by young entrepreneur Jordan Daykin, is in "a precarious position", its board says....
16:32, 2019-10-22

UK election news LIVE: Nigel Farage rules out standing down further candidates after Boris Johnson claims a Tory Brexit is only Brexit Nigel Farage has ruled out standing down more Brexit Party candidates as the deadline day for nominations arrives....
13:04, 2019-11-14

Nicola Horlick: City 'superwoman' unveiled as latest high-profile candidate standing for Lib Dems in London City "superwoman" Nicola Horlick was today unveiled as the latest high-profile candidate standing for the resurgent Lib Dems in London....
13:44, 2019-10-03

David Cameron takes job with US artificial intelligence firm Former UK prime minister to chair advisory board of Washington-based AfinitiDavid Cameron has taken a job as chair of a US artificial intelligence fi...
15:40, 2019-05-31

Huawei: A tour of the firm's 'theme park' R&D campus Panorama visits Huawei's Europe-inspired research and development base near Shenzhen in China....
20:56, 2019-04-11

Rich Greenfield, other BTIG analysts launch new firm Richard Greenfield and other key analysts on BTIG’s technology, media and telecommunications team have formed a breakaway shop but will continue to p...
05:08, 2019-07-19

Ride-hailing firm Uber in biggest IPO in five years Ride-hailing service Uber went public on Friday, and the event had been billed as one of the largest IPOs in the history of the New York Stock Exchan...
16:28, 2019-05-10

The Swifties have been activated, and they're going after a massive private equity firm We’ve spent a lot of time and energy over the last few years trying to parse the evolution (or whatever you want to call it) of fandom, as passions, ...
04:48, 2019-11-15

Germany bars ex-foreign minister from job with Polish firm Berlin has reportedly banned Sigmar Gabriel from taking a position on the supervisory board at a Polish investment firm. But an alleged attempt by th...
23:00, 2019-08-16

Law firm Davis & Gilbert moving to 1675 Broadway The law firm Davis & Gilbert is moving to a nearly 86,000-square-foot space at 1675 Broadway at West 52nd Street, where it will have the 31st through...
05:32, 2019-09-04

Judge says Lori Loughlin, husband can continue using their law firm Giannulli, who created the Mossimo clothing brand, and Loughlin, who starred on TV’s “Full House,” mostly sat quietly through the brief proceedings i...
00:48, 2019-08-28

Dragons' Den success story firm risks collapse Gripit, founded by young entrepreneur Jordan Daykin, is in "a precarious position", its board says....
17:40, 2019-10-22

Southampton signs Chinese firm as shirt sponsor SOUTHAMPTON, England (AP) — Premier League club Southampton says it has signed a Chinese company which has yet to launch as its new shirt sponsor. So...
17:00, 2019-05-13

German prosecutors probe dialysis firm Fresenius Personnel of Frensenius Medical Care, the German maker of dialysis machines and products, are facing bribery probes, say Frankfurt prosecutors. Hospi...
02:40, 2019-10-22

Top law firm Weil Gotshal botched millions in pay for bankers Two powerful Wall Street investment bankers could be on the hook for millions of dollars in back taxes and penalties after one of the world’s most pr...
05:28, 2019-08-23

UK firm announces plans for first 'liquid to gas' cryogenic battery Highview Power claims ‘cryobattery’ will be Europe’s largest energy storage projectBritish battery pioneers plan to build Europe’s largest energy sto...
19:08, 2019-10-21

Hitler bought death insurance from Jewish firm In one of the strangest twists in the life of Nazi leader Adolf Hitler, the man responsible for the deaths of 6 million Jewish men, women, and childr...
11:56, 2019-05-02

Accounting firm Citrin Cooperman to expand at 50 Rock Rockefeller Plaza is on a roll. Citrin Cooperman is the latest firm to plant its flag at 50 Rockefeller Plaza. The accounting firm will expand and mo...
03:44, 2019-10-30

US may blacklist Chinese surveillance kit firm Hikvision - reports Fears grow that world’s two largest economies are on edge of full-blown tech cold war The US is reportedly considering restricting Hikvision, a Chine...
10:04, 2019-05-22

GSK to sell two travel vaccines to Danish biotech firm GlaxoSmithKline Plc said on Monday it will sell two travel vaccines to Denmark-based biotechnology company Bavarian Nordic for an upfront payment of ...
10:20, 2019-10-21

Ralph Nader: The FAA is a consulting firm for airlines not a regulator The Federal Aviation Administration is hosting dozens of regulators in Dallas today to discuss its work with the Boeing 737 Max, which was grounded i...
16:00, 2019-05-23

Parents sue tycoon’s firm over dysentery outbreak in Moscow MOSCOW (AP) — Scores of children have been sickened in an outbreak of dysentery at several state-run day care centers in Moscow, and their parents ha...
08:56, 2019-05-14

Austrian firm to bring 1198bhp plug-in hybrid GT to UK Revived Austro Daimler brand's Bergmeister ADR 630 Shooting Grand is a 200mph hybrid that uses an AMG straight-six Newly revived Austrian car maker ...
15:48, 2019-07-24

R.J. O'Brien Becomes New Clearing Firm at CBOE Futures Exchange CHICAGO, October 20, 2010 - The CBOE Futures Exchange (CFE) today announced that R.J. O'Brien (RJO), the largest independent futures brokerage firm i...
15:56, 2019-05-01

US guitar firm Fender illegally restricted discounts, says CMA UK watchdog says minimum sale price made it difficult to find good deals onlineThe UK’s competition watchdog has accused the US guitar maker Fender o...
14:40, 2019-10-08

Firm to reapply for hotly contested natural gas pipeline MIDDLETOWN, N.J. (AP) — An Oklahoma company says it will reapply to build a hotly contested pipeline that would carry natural gas from Pennsylvania t...
16:12, 2019-06-06

Danish cannabis firm quarantines more products from CannTrust Danish cannabis firm StenoCare said on Thursday it would quarantine more batches of cannabis oil from its partner CannTrust which has sold products f...
13:20, 2019-07-11

Banksy: Card firm rejects 'custody' claim A firm in a row with elusive street artist Banksy denies trying to take "custody" of his trademark....
21:32, 2019-10-04

Ride-hailing firm Uber steps on the gas as IPO looms Ride-hailing service Uber is going public on Friday, and it's been billed as one of the largest IPOs in the history of the New York Stock Exchange. B...
16:12, 2019-05-09

Insurance firm AIG wants dead couple to pay for fire at Kissinger’s co-op The apartments of former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger and current Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross were among those damaged by a fire sparked ...
23:28, 2019-07-10

Robert E. Lee statue bidder identified as Dallas law firm DALLAS (AP) — Records show a Dallas-based law firm put in the winning bid for a statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee that once stood in a city pa...
20:28, 2019-06-12

United Technologies, Raytheon merging into $120 billion firm United Technologies agreed on Sunday to combine its aerospace business with US contractor Raytheon and create a new company worth about $121 billion,...
15:56, 2019-06-10

Senators question FBI on Russian hack of voting firm WASHINGTON (AP) — Two U.S. senators are seeking answers from the FBI about its response to a suspected hack by Russian intelligence of a Florida-base...
19:16, 2019-06-12

Blizzard gamers complain they cannot boycott firm over China Players say they are not able to delete their accounts to show solidarity for a punished gamer....
16:12, 2019-10-10

iPhone designer Jony Ive to leave Apple for his own firm (Photo by Qi Heng/VCG via Getty Images) Jony Ive, the major designer behind the iPhone, is leaving Apple later this year to start his own company....
15:20, 2019-06-28

Chelsea to take their appeal against transfer ban to CAS after Fifa stand firm Chelsea have confirmed they will take their appeal against a two-window transfer ban to the Court of Arbitration for Sport....
15:40, 2019-05-08

Survey reveals Europe's worst car hire firm UK consumer group Which? ranks car rental companies across Europe from best to worst. Find out the car hire companies it recommends and those it says...
16:16, 2019-05-06

Top data firm cites hypocrisy in boycott over ICE work One of Silicon Valley’s top data firms is pushing back hard on a boycott effort tied to its work for Immigration and Customs Enforcement and its foun...
20:48, 2019-09-13

Dubai’s DP World acquires oil shipping firm Topaz for $1.1B DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — International port operator DP World has acquired a major oil and gas marine logistics provider for nearly $1.1 bi...
15:20, 2019-07-01

Waste collection costs double after firm's collapse The collapse of the firm responsible for collecting NHS clinical and human waste in Scotland has sent costs soaring....
15:48, 2019-05-06

Vauxhall boss: firm could benefit from a hard Brexit Vauxhall's recent advertisements have emphasised the company's British origins Firm believes departure from EU could prompt buyers to turn to funda...
08:12, 2019-09-10

Dutch firm generates buzz with big fly larvae farm Tiny fly larvae have Dutch firm Protix thinking big as it looks to produce enough fish food to generate 100 million servings of salmon a year....
19:44, 2019-06-11

Crunch Fitness sold to TPG private-equity firm Crunch Fitness — the quirky gym chain known for classes like “Ass & Abs” — said Monday it has been sold to buyout firm TPG. Terms of the deal weren’t...
00:16, 2019-07-02

Japanese private firm sends first rocket into space An aerospace startup in Japan has successfully launched a rocket into space. It's the first privately developed Japanese spacecraft to reach orbit....
11:16, 2019-05-04

German ex-spy chief Maassen to join law firm that represented AfD A law firm that represented the populist AfD against Germany's domestic spy agency is now hiring that agency's ex-head. Hans-Georg Maassen lost his j...
21:24, 2019-09-30

Trump firm's bid for second golf course in Scotland to get green light Approval of plan expected days before more controversial proposal of 550 luxury home development on nearby land Donald Trump’s family business is exp...
20:08, 2019-09-23

Top Russian internet firm reportedly under pressure on data MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s leading internet company says it’s committed to data privacy as it responds to reports that the national intellige...
16:08, 2019-06-04

Easyjet stewardess 'threatens family with £100 fine' over child standing on seat during flight in video shared by Luisa Zissman An EasyJet stewardess threatened a family with a £100 cleaning fine if their child did not stop standing on his seat, it has been claimed....
10:28, 2019-08-15

Google Changes Abortion Ad Policy Advertisers must be certified as providing or not providing abortions, and Google will include disclosures on ads about ending pregnancy....
21:40, 2019-05-21

TSA changes policy to allow some CBD oil and medications on planes The Transportation Security Administration quietly changed its cannabis policy over the weekend to allow passengers to bring some forms of cannabidio...
22:32, 2019-05-28

Ex-executive at bankrupt private equity firm pleads guilty NEW YORK (AP) — A former executive at the bankrupt private equity firm Abraaj Group has pleaded guilty to criminal charges in New York. Mustafa Abdel...
23:12, 2019-06-28

Serpentine art CEO quits amid criticism of spyware firm link LONDON (AP) — The CEO of London’s Serpentine Galleries has quit amid what she calls “toxic personal attacks” over her husband’...
18:08, 2019-06-18

Gene testing firm gets 25-year ban in $42.6 million kickback settlement A New Orleans-based genetics testing company and its three principals will pay $42.6 million to resolve charges they defrauded the federal government...
05:00, 2019-10-10

Public relations firm MWWPR moving to Nomad Tower The independent public relations firm MWWPR will move to a full floor of the 39-story Nomad Tower in the dynamic NoMad neighborhood. Currently locate...
05:20, 2019-09-24

German firm sets aside millions for Brazil dam disaster costs TÜV Süd had certified the structure shortly before it collapsed in January, leaving 270 dead. Faced with a number of lawsuits, the company has now pu...
18:24, 2019-08-20

CEO of security firm CLEAR talks partnership with United Airlines United has become a new stakeholder in biometric screen security firm Clear. United is following Delta's lead and bringing Clear kiosks to all o...
14:40, 2019-07-29

Libyan National Army led by Hifter hires US lobbying firm WASHINGTON (AP) — The self-styled Libyan National Army led by Field Marshal Khalifa Hifter has hired a lobbying firm to assist it in forging better r...
21:36, 2019-05-21

HMRC outlay on Amazon over six times what firm paid in corporation tax – GMB UK tax authority spent £11m to use online giant’s web-hosting services in 2018, says reportHM Revenue & Customs spent £11m to use Amazon’s web-hostin...
08:20, 2019-06-11

Forensics firm says it can break into any iPhone or high-end Android phone Apple makes it a point with every product announcement to stress security and privacy features. That exact thing happened just a few weeks ago at App...
17:12, 2019-06-17

Neiman Marcus loses support of top trade-credit firm The holiday outlook for the posh fashion labels sold at Neiman Marcus just got a little more risky. A top credit insurer for the Dallas-based owner o...
23:36, 2019-10-03

Chinese firm in talks to buy stake in Universal Music Group One of the winners of a potential $3.36 billion deal for a stake in Universal Music Group is Vincent Bollore, who controls the French conglomerate th...
05:36, 2019-08-07

Spanish security firm spied on Julian Assange for CIA — report The London Ecuadorian Embassy's security firm has been accused of spying on Wikileaks founder Julian Assange on behalf of the CIA. The report by news...
15:52, 2019-09-28

Trois-Rivieres World RX: Bakkerud in firm title contention with win Andreas Bakkerud lifted himself into the World Rallycross Championship title fight with a first victory of the season at Trois-Rivieres...
00:40, 2019-08-05

British drug discovery firm C4X confident of striking deals Britain's C4X Discovery said on Tuesday it was confident of striking partnership deals for its programmers in therapy areas such as sickle cell, canc...
19:00, 2019-10-01

Amazon takes top stake in UK food delivery firm Deliveroo LONDON (AP) — Amazon is investing in British meal delivery company Deliveroo, expanding its reach into food retailing. Deliveroo said Friday that it ...
11:32, 2019-05-17

Cybersecurity firm says Huawei’s telecom equipment is easier to hack Another day, another shot fired in the ongoing war between the US and all things Huawei. The Wall Street Journal is out with a new story today focuse...
01:56, 2019-06-27

South Carolina tech firm, CEO indicted on fraud charges CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina technology company and its leader are accused of fraudulently obtaining numerical internet addresses worth a...
12:40, 2019-05-17

World's largest online betting firm created with TSG takeover Flutter Entertainment, owner of Paddy Power and Betfair, to buy The Stars Group in £10bn dealFlutter Entertainment, the owner of Paddy Power and Betf...
12:56, 2019-10-02

RSC cuts ties with BP amid pressure over its 'sickening' link to oil firm The Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) has announced it is ending its partnership with BP after coming under growing pressure over its "sickening" links...
15:36, 2019-10-02

German utilities firm RWE to close its last UK coal plant in 2020 Decision will leave only four remaining coal plants powering British homesThe German utility giant RWE will close its last UK coal plant after the co...
22:24, 2019-08-01

'We won't accept anything less': Megan Rapinoe firm as equal pay talks break down US women’s team are suing their own governing bodyMediation talks had been aimed at avoiding showdown in courtMegan Rapinoe says the onus is on her e...
16:08, 2019-08-15

Germany will urge EU allies to hold firm on no-deal Brexit Berlin prepared for UK to crash out as leak suggests Boris Johnson’s threat has fallen flatGermany is ready for a likely no-deal Brexit and will enco...
19:32, 2019-08-16

'We're not fooling around': Pelosi and Schiff stand firm as Trump fumes Democratic pair say impeachment inquiry will not be slowedTrump condemned for ‘blatant effort to intimidate witnesses’Donald Trump has been accused o...
04:16, 2019-10-03

Spanish security firm spied on Julian Assange for CIA: report The Ecuadorian embassy's security firm has been accused of spying on Wikileaks founder Julian Assange on behalf of the CIA. The evidence uncovered by...
23:32, 2019-09-27

US ban on Huawei a ‘cynically timed’ blow in escalating trade war, says firm Top executive says dispute is about trade, not security, after Trump issued order aimed at cutting off firm from US suppliesThe US ban on sharing tec...
19:56, 2019-05-20

North Macedonia firm plugs vintage minis into electric age In the North Macedonian capital Skopje, a small light blue car, reminiscent of bygone Communist times, silently zips through the streets in the firs...
13:52, 2019-06-19

CEO of major tobacco firm resigns amid e-cigarette backlash Alison Cooper, the CEO of UK tobacco group Imperial Brands will step down as boss once her replacement is found, the company announced Thursday. Coop...
20:56, 2019-10-03

UK waste firm exported 'offensive' materials including used nappies Biffa Waste Services found guilty of exporting unsorted waste to China it said was paperOne of the UK’s biggest waste firms has been convicted of sen...
19:08, 2019-06-25

Yen, franc firm as trade tensions fester; pound sinks The Japanese yen and the Swiss franc firmed on Wednesday as risk appetite remained weak in the backdrop of festering trade tensions between the Unite...
11:08, 2019-05-22

Virgin Galactic to become the first publicly traded space travel firm Virgin Galactic is to become the first publicly traded company for human space travel after it announced a merger with a major investment group...
17:04, 2019-07-09

Botswana hires Hollywood firm to fight elephant hunting PR A public relations firm with deep Hollywood ties was enlisted by the Botswanan government to fight bad publicity generated by the southern African na...
21:04, 2019-05-24

Lukoil head says oil contamination losses insignificant to his firm: TASS Vagit Alekperov, president of Russia's Lukoil, said on Thursday he thought financial losses suffered by his company from contamination of the Russian...
12:08, 2019-06-06

Huawei signs deal with Russian telecoms firm to develop 5G The deal comes as the Chinese firm faces a backlash in the West over the security of its products....
09:44, 2019-06-06

Ex-Goldman Sachs VP told he ‘sounded too gay’ by co-workers sues firm A gay vice president at Goldman Sachs claims his sexual orientation was the subject of “office fodder” — and that he was once excluded fr...
19:20, 2019-06-05

Outsourcing firm Pole to Win International launches esports team Pole to Win International, a tech and video game development outsourcing firm, said it is launching an esports team based in India.Read More...
17:20, 2019-08-29

US firm WeWork secures 'financial inducement' of £55.7m in Brexit windfall Property company makes deal as a result of European Medicines Agency’s move to AmsterdamA US firm run by two billionaire entrepreneurs is being paid ...
20:00, 2019-07-22

Édouard and Hayes give Celtic away win over Rangers in Old Firm derby That Celtic were regarded as underdogs heading into this fixture nodded towards a prevailing sense that their domestic stranglehold was weakening. Th...
19:56, 2019-09-01

Rail firm offers free trips to university open day All students are offered free train tickets to a university open day, after fears of excessive cost....
01:32, 2019-07-13

Law firm Cravath Swaine & Moore moving 20 blocks south The law firm Cravath Swaine & Moore is preparing to move south — from West 50th Street to the mid-section of Two Manhattan West at West 30th St. — in...
04:20, 2019-05-29

Law firm Weil Gotshal bans longtime client from its cafeteria An unusually cozy relationship between white-shoe law firm Weil Gotshal & Manges and one of its longtime clients has soured — and cafeteria privilege...
18:28, 2019-09-12

Firm at Center of Panama Papers Sues Netflix Over ‘The Laundromat’ The law firm, Mossack Fonseca, objects to the way the film portrays them as villains at the center of a web of illegal offshore activities....
17:52, 2019-10-16

Cambodia probes Chinese firm over illegal waste imports Cambodia is investigating a locally based Chinese firm for illegally importing around 1,600 tonnes of plastic waste from the United States and Canada...
10:48, 2019-07-19

Firm behind Panama Papers sues Netflix for libel over ‘The Laundromat’ The partners of the law firm caught in the middle of the Panama Papers are suing Netflix over its new movie “The Laundromat,” saying it wrongly portr...
21:16, 2019-10-16

Former Australian PM Turnbull hired as adviser by global investment firm KKR & Co. has appointed former Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull as a senior adviser. He is not the first Australian premier to take up such...
11:04, 2019-05-31

Ex-Jaguar designer Ian Callum launches independent design firm Ian Callum left Jaguar after 20 years as its design chief New Warwick-based company comprises 18 experts and will undertake a diverse range of comm...
08:56, 2019-07-17

Hacked forensic firm pays ransom after malware attack Largest private provider Eurofins hands over undisclosed fee to regain control of systems Britain’s largest private forensics provider has paid a ran...
18:40, 2019-07-05

Executive at top Hollywood lobbying firm arrested for rape, blackmail An executive at Hollywood’s top lobbying firm has been busted for allegedly raping and blackmailing a woman he met on a sugar daddy dating site...
17:52, 2019-08-27

Swedish EV firm NEVS to sell final new Saab 9-3 this month An unused crash test model from 2013 will be auctioned to raise funds for sustainable mobility research The last new Saab 9-3 ever to be made will be...
11:16, 2019-10-07

Regenerative medicine firm CollPlant launches Israel R&D center CollPlant, which makes products for tissue repair and organ manufacturing from its recombinant human collagen, has launched a new research and develo...
16:20, 2019-05-22

G4S driver jailed for stealing £1 million in cash from firm's van A G4S driver has been jailed for stealing close to £1 million in cash from one of the security firm's vans....
02:36, 2019-07-27

Internet security firm Dashlane to expand in Flatiron District After a $110 million Series D fundraising round led by Sequoia Capital, the password management and internet security firm Dashlane decided to expand...
05:20, 2019-09-24

VW-backed firm opens high-power UK charging station Ionity's 350kW station offer EV charging in under 20 minutes - although no EVs are yet capable of such charging capability Charging network Ionity,...
22:08, 2019-05-22

Chicago investment firm takes majority stake in Whataburger SAN ANTONIO (AP) — An investment firm has purchased a majority stake in Whataburger as the Texas-based fast-food company seeks to expand in an increa...
20:56, 2019-06-14

Dems appalled by Trump's comment but hold firm against impeachment “Atrocious.” “Unbelievable.” “Wildly ridiculous.” “Unpatriotic.” House Democrats left a Thursday caucus meeting aghast at President Donald Trump’s c...
18:56, 2019-06-13

Greenland is still not for sale: Denmark firm after Trump bails on visit Denmark's prime minister said the United States still remains one of their closest allies....
17:00, 2019-08-21

GS4 driver jailed for stealing £1 million in cash from firm's van A G4S driver has been jailed for stealing close to £1 million in cash from one of the security firm's vans....
18:32, 2019-07-26

Trump firm 'refusing to pay' legal bill for windfarm case Scottish government says US president’s company has not accepted bill of tens of thousands of poundsDonald Trump’s family firm is refusing to accept ...
14:40, 2019-10-08

Boston museum hires firm to investigate racism reports Boston’s Museum of Fine Arts has hired an outside law firm to investigate reports that a group of minority middle school students was subjected to ra...
19:52, 2019-06-12

Alleged 'Snake Oil' Crypto Firm Sues Over Boos at Black Hat The paper being presented suggested that the two researchers had a method to quickly find large semiprime numbers and essentially break RSA-2048 and ...
17:00, 2019-08-24

'There's no way to stop this': Oakland braces for the arrival of tech firm Square Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey has signed a deal to move his payments company to Oakland – which activists say will only exacerbate an already brutal housin...
09:16, 2019-07-02

Slack: Why is this loss-making tech firm worth $20bn? The messaging app has investors piling in on hopes it can replace email for workplace communication....
16:56, 2019-06-23

New Zealand stand firm against South Africa in heavyweight thriller • Springboks start and finish strongly but fall short• Bridge and Barrett tries give All Blacks winning leadNew Zealand’s proud record of never havin...
15:12, 2019-09-21

Top Wall Street bankers say firm botched $10M compensation payment Two top Wall Street dealmakers say they were snookered into a four-year legal battle over $10 million in back pay — only to learn from the New York P...
05:00, 2019-09-20

Powerhouse law firm is the biggest backer of de Blasio’s White House bid A politically connected law firm that was a big winner the city’s decision to reform stop-and-frisk policies is leading the charge to fund Mayor Bill...
00:56, 2019-07-19

Barneys stores to liquidate as retailer gets sold to licensing firm Say goodbye to your Barneys store. The iconic luxury retailer on Friday got sold to a licensing firm that plans to liquidate all seven of its existin...
23:12, 2019-11-01

WhatsApp sues Israeli firm over phone hacking claims Facebook-owned WhatsApp alleges NSO Group was behind a cyber-attack on phones and messages....
05:16, 2019-10-30

Canadian firm optimistic about prospects in Saudi Arabia despite diplomatic row WSP Global Inc., an engineering firm headquartered in Montreal, has continued to land infrastructure work in Saudi Arabia even after a dispute erupte...
23:48, 2019-05-03

New Citroen 19_19 Concept previews French firm’s future News 13 May, 2019 The electric Citroen 19_19 Concept has been revealed as part of the brand’s centenary celebrations, showcasing future...
15:40, 2019-05-13

Mattress Firm seeks paid interns to test out beds A Houston-based mattress store posting a job opening for "Snoozeterns" to make money trying out beds....
23:20, 2019-04-30

Pelosi holds firm as some fear impeachment window closing Speaker Nancy Pelosi and her leadership team are nowhere close to launching impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump — with the chances...
11:49, 2019-05-02

Stillbirth documentary firm fined for maternity unit filming The ICO says patients would have been "distressed" to know they were being filmed for a stillbirth show....
20:56, 2019-04-11

Home DNA-testing firm will let users block FBI access to their data A big home DNA-testing company, FamilyTreeDNA, is to allow customers to block law-enforcement agencies from accessing their data, after a recent back...
10:43, 2019-04-09

Saracens appoint PR firm to stop questions on salary-cap breach • Club were hit by 35-point deduction for breaking rules• Director of rugby McCall: ‘I’m sure the full facts will come out’Saracens will begin their ...
20:40, 2019-11-13