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Hong Kong gears up for a week of lunchtime protests

Hong Kong gears up for a week of lunchtime protests

Published 02/12/2019

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hundreds of office workers in Hong Kong’s business district gathered on Monday for the first in a week of lunchtime protests [more…]

Ocado launches $642 million bond issue to fund robotic warehouse deals

Ocado launches $642 million bond issue to fund robotic warehouse deals

Published 02/12/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - British online grocer and technology company Ocado has launched a 500 million pounds ($642 million) convertible bond offering, partly to fund the [more…]

Britain to honor its dead with vigil after London Bridge attack

Britain to honor its dead with vigil after London Bridge attack

Published 02/12/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain will on Monday honor the two people who were killed when a militant knife man went on a stabbing spree near [more…]

Biden to blitz Iowa back roads by bus in 800-mile hunt for support

Biden to blitz Iowa back roads by bus in 800-mile hunt for support

Published 02/12/2019

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (Reuters) - Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden will crisscross Iowa by bus for eight days starting on Saturday, the longest trek of [more…]

Box Office: ‘Frozen 2’ Sets Thanksgiving Record, ‘Knives Out’ Scores

Box Office: ‘Frozen 2’ Sets Thanksgiving Record, ‘Knives Out’ Scores

Published 01/12/2019

LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - Disney’s “Frozen 2” stuffed the box office competition during Thanksgiving, generating $85.2 million over the weekend and a record-setting $123.7 million [more…]

U.S. Supreme Court weighs challenge to New York gun transport limits

U.S. Supreme Court weighs challenge to New York gun transport limits

Published 01/12/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court will hear its first major gun rights case in nearly a decade on Monday in a challenge [more…]

U.S. panel sets deadline for Trump to decide participation in impeachment hearings

U.S. panel sets deadline for Trump to decide participation in impeachment hearings

Published 30/11/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. congressional panel on Friday gave President Donald Trump one week to say whether his legal counsel intends to introduce evidence [more…]

Apple ‘taking a deeper look’ at map policies after calling Crimea part of Russia

Apple ‘taking a deeper look’ at map policies after calling Crimea part of Russia

Published 29/11/2019

(Reuters) - Apple Inc (AAPL.O) is “taking a deeper look at how we handle disputed borders” after it referred to the Russian-annexed Crimean Peninsula as [more…]

Cyber bullying, star suicides: The dark side of South Korea’s K-pop world

Cyber bullying, star suicides: The dark side of South Korea’s K-pop world

Published 28/11/2019

SEOUL (Reuters) - The apparent suicide of a second K-pop artist in a month has cast renewed focus in South Korea on vicious personal attacks [more…]

Pussycat Dolls announce reunion tour 10 years after split

Pussycat Dolls announce reunion tour 10 years after split

Published 28/11/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - The Pussycat Dolls are reforming for a reunion tour kicking off in Dublin next year, the American girl band said on Thursday. [more…]