Charlotte Russe 'Going out of business,' closing all its stores

Charlotte Russe Holdings has struggled financially for several years now. Charlotte Russe is closing more than 400 stores around the US, including at Gateway Mall in Lincoln. Founded in 1975, the retail chain store is headquartered in California... More..

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China's Huawei Sues US Government Over Ban
by | Friday, March 08, 2019

China's Huawei Sues US Government Over Ban

Meng Wanzhou was arrested a year ago in Canada . The company's chief financial officer, Meng Wanzhou, was arrested December 1 in Canada on US charges of lying to banks about dealings with Iran. The ban is "...More..

Complaint: Ocasio-Cortez's chief of staff ran $1m slush fund
by | Friday, March 08, 2019

Complaint: Ocasio-Cortez's chief of staff ran $1m slush fund

Federal rules require candidates and committees to disclose in filings with the Federal Election Commission how they spend donors' money. However, Ryan said the Federal Election Commission could balk at ano...More..

Missing Indian-origin woman’s body found in suitcase in Australia
by | Friday, March 08, 2019

Missing Indian-origin woman’s body found in suitcase in Australia

CCTV footage showed her going to a nearby fast food joint on George Street around 2:15 am and then proceeded to her auto. Reddy was attending a dental conference in St. She can be seen wearing a long-sleeve b...More..

UK’s May courts support for Brexit deal with workers’ rights offer
by | Thursday, March 07, 2019

UK’s May courts support for Brexit deal with workers’ rights offer

Britain's Department for International Trade said in response to the report that no final decision had been made on tariffs, but there had been discussion across government about the right level of tariffs f...More..

by | Thursday, March 07, 2019

Justin Trudeau has cancelled his planned trip to Regina for Tuesday afternoon

Jody Wilson-Raybould told a shocking story in her appearance at the federal justice committee last week. They also voted down a motion to have Wilson-Raybould return to the committee to respond to evidence...More..

American companies worry US-Chinese ties will worsen
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

American companies worry US-Chinese ties will worsen

Assuming there's more progress, a summit will be planned at his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida to conclude an agreement, the tweet said . China's stock market surged Monday after President Donald Trump'...More..

'Paedophile Ring' Scandal Prompts YouTube to Axe Comments on Videos With Kids
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

'Paedophile Ring' Scandal Prompts YouTube to Axe Comments on Videos With Kids

Last week video blogger Matt Watson revealed videos featuring children talking to camera, performing gymnastics or playing with toys are often interpreted in inappropriate ways on YouTube. As documented in his ...More..

Tesla finally releases its
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

Tesla finally releases its "affordable" Model 3

Over the next few months, Tesla will wind down "many" of its stores, while investing in its service system, it said. Musk said the standard Model 3 was "an incredible car ", citing a top speed of 130mph ...More..

Nokia 9 PureView Features 5 Rear Cameras, In-display Fingerprint Scanner, More
by | Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Nokia 9 PureView Features 5 Rear Cameras, In-display Fingerprint Scanner, More

Those monochrome sensors capture a wider spectrum of light than their colour counterparts - 2.9 times more, Nokia owned HMD Global says - and this translates into producing images with extra detail. The 9...More..

Amtrak passengers in Portland, Oregon, share stories after being stuck for hours
by | Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Amtrak passengers in Portland, Oregon, share stories after being stuck for hours

An Amtrak train carrying 183 people has been stranded in OR for more than a day and a half in wintry conditions. Trees have fallen on the tracks for miles, and the Amtrak train unfortunately hit one. Amtrak's...More..

YouTube Is Scrambling, Again, to Fix Its Child Predation Problem
by | Tuesday, February 26, 2019

YouTube Is Scrambling, Again, to Fix Its Child Predation Problem

So far, companies like Disney and Nestle have suspended their advertising on YouTube . The subtleties originate from YouTube's maker outreach team in response to a video from commentator Philip DeFr...More..

Advertisers Abandon YouTube Over Concerns That Pedophiles Lurk In Comments Section
by | Monday, February 25, 2019

Advertisers Abandon YouTube Over Concerns That Pedophiles Lurk In Comments Section

In light of the paedophilia ring concerns by users, YouTube has reportedly banned hundreds of channels and disabled comments for content that promoted child exploitation. The controversy surrounds certain v...More..

United Kingdom deeply disappointed by Honda’s decision to close plant
by | Wednesday, February 20, 2019

United Kingdom deeply disappointed by Honda’s decision to close plant

Still, Chief Executive Officer Takahiro Hachigo said the UK's divorce from the European Union wasn't a factor in Honda's move, but the company changing its production as the industry moves toward electric ...More..

Oil prices rise on Sino-American trade hopes, upbeat China data
by | Thursday, February 14, 2019

Oil prices rise on Sino-American trade hopes, upbeat China data

It now sees global oil demand rising by 1.37 million barrels a day on average in 2019 compared with 2018. Oil prices gained almost two percent on Tuesday, supported by OPEC-led production cuts which Saudi A...More..

U.S. official Lighthizer arrives in China ahead of trade talks
by | Thursday, February 14, 2019

U.S. official Lighthizer arrives in China ahead of trade talks

US campaign against Huawei faces challenge in Eastern Europe / WSJ (paywall)"In the Czech Republic, officials have taken opposite sides on how to balance security concerns raised by the USA, and the country's o...More..

MP Jody Wilson-Raybould resigns from cabinet amid scandal
by | Wednesday, February 13, 2019

MP Jody Wilson-Raybould resigns from cabinet amid scandal

Trudeau said the issue of solicitor-client privilege is complicated and he has asked David Lametti, who replaced Wilson-Raybould as justice minister and attorney general, for advice on the matter. "I'm ashame...More..

McConnell promises vote on Democrats' Green New Deal
by | Wednesday, February 13, 2019

McConnell promises vote on Democrats' Green New Deal

Last week, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez unveiled her long-awaited "Green New Deal", a plan aimed at drastically reducing carbon emissions in the next ten years. It also said the goal was "net-zero" rather than...More..

May offers Corbyn further Brexit talks in attempt to secure deal
by | Tuesday, February 12, 2019

May offers Corbyn further Brexit talks in attempt to secure deal

Christine Lagarde spoke at the World Government Summit in Dubai, where she didn't hesitate to criticize Britain's upcoming departure from the European Union, known as Brexit . Mrs May rejected Labour's demand ...More..

UK's Huawei fears may take five years to address
by | Sunday, February 10, 2019

UK's Huawei fears may take five years to address

A hot potato: China is able to pump out mass quantities of affordable tech products, but cellular networking equipment produced by Chinese companies is on the brink of a total ban from the United States accord...More..