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Jay-Z defeats copyright claims over ‘Big Pimpin”

Jay-Z defeats copyright claims over ‘Big Pimpin”

Published 31/05/2018

(Reuters) - A federal appeals court on Thursday awarded a victory to Jay-Z in a copyright infringement lawsuit claiming that the rapper sampled without permission [more…]

Trump sees media bias in handling of ‘Roseanne’ cancellation

Trump sees media bias in handling of ‘Roseanne’ cancellation

Published 31/05/2018

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday suggested an executive behind ABC’s cancellation of sitcom “Roseanne” was biased while the White House [more…]

Michael Jackson’s estate sues ABC for copyright infringement

Michael Jackson’s estate sues ABC for copyright infringement

Published 31/05/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Michael Jackson’s estate sued ABC on Wednesday, arguing that a special the network aired last week about the pop singer’s final [more…]

Businesses turn up heat on Mexican government over crime surge

Businesses turn up heat on Mexican government over crime surge

Published 29/05/2018

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexican business leaders called out the government on Monday over a recent wave of criminal activity that has terrorized large swaths [more…]

U.S. and EU again at odds over Airbus subsidies at WTO

U.S. and EU again at odds over Airbus subsidies at WTO

Published 29/05/2018

GENEVA (Reuters) - The European Union told the World Trade Organization’s dispute settlement body on Monday that it had acted within days of a WTO [more…]

Manufacturers ask Britain to drop ‘max fac’ post-Brexit customs…

Manufacturers ask Britain to drop ‘max fac’ post-Brexit customs…

Published 28/05/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - British manufacturers on Tuesday said the government should abandon one of its main customs proposals for after Brexit, criticizing the so-called “max [more…]

Northern Ireland rally calls on Britain’s May to ease abortion rules

Northern Ireland rally calls on Britain’s May to ease abortion rules

Published 28/05/2018

BELFAST (Reuters) - Hundreds of women’s rights activist rallied in Belfast on Monday to put pressure on British Prime Minister Theresa May to reform Northern [more…]

Oil hits multi-week lows on fears of growing supplies

Oil hits multi-week lows on fears of growing supplies

Published 28/05/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Oil prices extended losses on Monday as Saudi Arabia and Russia said they may increase supplies while U.S. production gains showed no [more…]

Tencent pulls investment in content start-up after online backlash

Tencent pulls investment in content start-up after online backlash

Published 28/05/2018

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Tencent Holdings, which owns China’s top social media app WeChat, has scrapped an investment of up to 30 million yuan ($4.7 [more…]

Kenyan filmmakers rise up against ‘archaic’ 1960s restrictions

Kenyan filmmakers rise up against ‘archaic’ 1960s restrictions

Published 28/05/2018

NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenyan filmmakers have urged authorities to revamp a 1960s law that threatens them with jail if they do not pay for a [more…]