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Uber co-founder Travis Kalanick resigns as chief executive

Industry insiders have claimed the only way to take a step forward from world's largest ride-hailing provider to a sustainable company was for Kalanick to step ...


Hollyoaks star Jennifer Metcalfe welcomes baby boy

And in a statement to Mail Online , it was revealed that mother and baby were doing "just fine". I want to get through the last push ... "If it's not nausea, i...


Donald Trump says North Korea efforts 'have not worked out'

Trump wrote on Twitter. The powerful United States anti-missile system was installed this year to guard against growing missile threats from the nuclear-arm...


Smartphone OnePlus 5 appeared before the public

The smartphone comes in black, silver and gold colours. Galaxy S8 Plus: The display is bigger than the other two, as it comes with a massive 6.2-inch dis...


Kepler Space Telescope discovered 10 planets that could harbor life

The details of all 10 planets including the other 209 detected by the Kepler telescope has been mentioned in the catalog released by NASA on Monday. Thi...


Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Quits as Investors Revolt Over Scandals

The investors included one of Uber's biggest shareholders, the venture capital firm Benchmark, which has one of its partners, Bill Gurley, on Uber's board. Ub...


Are Insiders Pocketing Their Own Shares of S&W Seed Company (NASDAQ:SANW)?

Also, Director Glen D. Bornt sold 12,726 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, May 3rd. The shares were bought at an average p...


No conclusion yet on US student's cause of death

The Warmbier family's "objection to an autopsy was honored", the office said, and only an external examination was performed. The University of Virginia stude...


Uber CEO Steps Down In Response to Investor Demands

Uber will approach Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg to replace Travis Kalanick as the company's CEO, partially because a female would be good for optics, accordi...


Uber CEO Takes Leave of Absence Amid Controversies

It even suggests such simple procedures as using performance reviews to hold leaders accountable and requiring all employees to turn in receipts so the company ...


Uber's Former CEO Kalanick To Hold The Top Position In The Company

The group of investors sent a letter to Kalanick while he was in Chicago to pressure him into resigning from the company. Image source: Uber Technolog...


Saudi king clears path to throne for son in surprise shake up

U.S. President Donald Trump congratulated Saudi King Salman's son Mohammed bin Salman on his promotion to the position of crown prince, Saudi-owned al-Ara...


Ohio city makes plans for North Korea-held student's funeral

Warmbier visited North Korea in January 2016 on a sightseeing tour. Trump's statement is likely to increase pressure on Beijing at the Diplomatic and Secu...


Rape Victim Sues Uber, Says Execs Portrayed Her as a Liar

Twenty employees have been fired, and this week a board member was forced to step down after making a sexist remark at an employee meeting. But the driver was...


Portugal forest fire: What we know

Three days of mourning have been declared in Portugal . At least half the victims died in their cars as they tried to flee along a local motorway while many ...


Meet Saudi Arabia's New Crown Prince, Mohammed bin Salman

His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa today sent a cable to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud. Saudi-U.S. Saudi A...


'We are not alone' - Nasa finds 10 new planets like Earth

Our knowledge of the galaxy just expanded significantly, thanks to NASA's Kepler space telescope . The latest Kepler mission data dump offered evidence of ...


Global POS Terminal Market - Strategic Assessment and Forecast 2017

The global Automotive Electronic Locking Systems market report caters to various stakeholders in this industry , including investors, device manufacturers, d...


Europe is spending spend a fortune to look for aliens

The mission's launch was originally scheduled for 2024 but now it has been pushed back to 2026. "LIGO and LISA Pathfinder both helped". Gravity waves are ri...


Tropical Storm Cindy grows closer

Locally larger amounts could be recorded, so flooding is a big concern; the biggest threat for that looks to fall across southern and western portions of our vi...


Lowcountry Boeing plane featured in Paris show

It initially made public about two-thirds of those Monday, saying that the rest will be announced in Paris later. The popularity of the 737 MAX 10 was fur...


Queen's Speech: Corbyn attacks 'Government without majority'

Others quipped that the queen might be "trolling" May, pointing out that the 91-year-old British monarch might have been put out by having to attend the delayed...


Mars Orbiter spots rover ascending Mount Sharp

Do you see NASA's Mars Curiosity rover in this photo? "What this finding tells us is that, even when the lake eventually evaporated, substantial amounts of gr...


Steam pipe explosion buckles street in downtown Baltimore

Tuesday. Witnesses say the explosion sent chunks of debris flying into the air, shattering auto windows and injuring bystanders. A large part of the street is...


Kia tops new car quality survey for second straight year

Initial quality of each make was determined by the number of problems experienced per 100 vehicles. "The industry has improved significantly in each of the pa...


New Emoji Are Coming to iOS and macOS

The 56 new emoji first unveiled back in March have arrived after the Unicode Consortium released version 10.0 of the Unicode Standard - but we still might...


The Sprint Corp (S) Shares Bought by M&T Bank Corp

About 314,338 shares traded. Analysts await Sprint Corp (NYSE:S) to report earnings on July, 24. It has outperformed by 103.79% the S&P500.The move comes af...


LG to unveil the LG V30 on August 29th, says report

The V30 is expected to feature an OLED display, the latest Snapdragon 835 chipset, a dual-camera setup on the back, a new ESS Quad DAC, 3.5 mm headphone port, a...


Rumor: New FANTASTIC FOUR Movie… But, For Kids?

Although many fans had hoped that the failure of 20th Century Fox's 2015 Fantastic Four reboot meant that Marvel's First Family may potentially find itself he...


Judge temporarily halts daily fantasy sports merger

According to the FTC's complaint, consumers of paid daily fantasy sports are unlikely to view season-long fantasy sports contests as a meaningful substitute f...


Tropical Storm Cindy blamed in 10-year-old's death

Rainfall amounts of three to five inches with isolated maximum amounts of six inches can be expected farther west across western Louisiana and eastern Texas thr...


EPA Suspected Fiat Chrysler Was Using 'Defeat Device' in 2015

Several other research firms also recently commented on FCAU. For the Current Quarter, the growth estimate for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V.is 181.8%, ...


BMC demolishes part of Arshad Warsi's bungalow

Keep reading for more from Mumbai . However, there was no response from the actor. The reports also revealed that BMC officials will slap another notice to ...


Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Announces Leave of Absence

The board is still supportive of Mr Kalanick , Uber's chief executive, but his role at Uber could change as he decides whether to take personal leave. Among ...


Prudential Financial Inc. Sells 30557 Shares of Cooper Tire & Rubber Company (CTB)

Shares of The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company ( NASDAQ GT ) traded up 0.36% during midday trading on Wednesday, hitting $33.30. It has outperformed by 0.56% the ...