Holidays 2019

French PM urges vigilance as major cities make mask-wearing outdoors compulsory in many areas

French PM urges vigilance as major cities make mask-wearing outdoors compulsory in many areas

24 minutes ago   |   RT

PM Jean Castex urged France on Monday to remain as vigilant as possible against Covid-19, which has shown signs of a resurgence in the country. “We must not let our guard...
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'Big 4' salaries, revealed: How much Deloitte, KPMG, EY, and PwC accountants and consultants make, from entry level to executive roles

'Big 4' salaries, revealed: How much Deloitte, KPMG, EY, and PwC accountants and consultants make, from entry level to executive roles

26 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Last year, the so called "Big Four" accounting firms - PricewaterhouseCoopers , KPMG, Ernst & Young , and Deloitte - employed well over a million people . These firms are known...
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Lawn care startup Sunday's founder on customer retention for a seasonal brand

Lawn care startup Sunday's founder on customer retention for a seasonal brand

32 minutes ago   |   Fortune

This is an installment in a special series, Startup Year One , interviewing startup founders about the major lessons they learned in the immediate aftermath of their...
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KFC gets deep-fried after posting ‘black power' chicken drumstick to commemorate Trinidad's Emancipation Day

KFC gets deep-fried after posting ‘black power' chicken drumstick to commemorate Trinidad's Emancipation Day

40 minutes ago   |   RT

KFC Trinidad was grilled by angry social media users after the fast food chain marked a holiday celebrating the end of slavery with a BLM-inspired chicken ad. The company later...
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Warren Buffett's Apple stake has tripled in value to more than $100 billion

Warren Buffett's Apple stake has tripled in value to more than $100 billion

52 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Warren Buffett's Apple investment has tripled in value to north of $100 billion. Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway spent about $35 billion to build the 5.7% stake, and the 10% rise...
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Boris Johnson could ban domestic travel, tell millions to stay at home, and quarantine all holiday-makers as UK coronavirus cases continue to rise

Boris Johnson could ban domestic travel, tell millions to stay at home, and quarantine all holiday-makers as UK coronavirus cases continue to rise

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Boris Johnson could ask millions of 'at-risk' people in England to stay at home as coronavirus cases surge. The prime minister is reportedly considering a ban people from...
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The Navy Was Reluctant to Reinstate Ex Missouri Gov. Greitens After Scandals - Until the Vice President Intervened

3 hours ago   |   Time

The Navy appeared reluctant to reinstate former Navy SEAL and Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens in 2019 until Vice President Mike Pence's office appeared to intervene, according to...
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U.S.'s oldest department store is latest retail bankruptcy of the COVID era

7 hours ago   |   Fortune

Lord & Taylor, known for its upscale fashions and extravagant holiday window displays, sought bankruptcy protection from creditors after a turnaround effort faltered amid the...
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Ford calls for schools to abolish history in Illinois until new curriculum is developed

Ford calls for schools to abolish history in Illinois until new curriculum is developed

8 hours ago   |   WGN TV

EVANSTON - State Representative La Shawn Ford said Sunday he wants to abolish history classes in Illinois until a new curriculum is developed. “We're concerned that current...
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Polish towns pay a steep price for anti-LGBTQ views

Polish towns pay a steep price for anti-LGBTQ views

9 hours ago   |   Politico

DOUAI, France - At the entrance to the Lycée La Salle Deforest de Lewarde in Douai in Northern France, students are welcomed with a “bonjour” written on the wall in many...
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Microsoft Consults With Trump About Ongoing Talks To Buy TikTok From Chinese...

Microsoft Consults With Trump About Ongoing Talks To Buy TikTok From Chinese Firm

In its first public acknowledgement of a deal that could be worth in the billions of dollars, Microsoft said it is continuing talks with TikTok about a potential takeover of... Read more ...

Retired Pope Benedict XVI falls ill after visit to Germany, report says

Retired Pope Benedict XVI falls ill after visit to Germany, report says

BERLIN - Emeritus Pope Benedict XVI has fallen ill after his return from a trip to his native Bavaria to visit his brother, who died a month ago, a German newspaper reported... Read more ...

College student creates product to try to create safer interactions between...

College student creates product to try to create safer interactions between drivers, law enforcement

David Price has already received 1,400 pre-orders, and the product is patent-pending. Read more ...

Cagliari hires Di Francesco to replace Zenga as coach

Cagliari hires Di Francesco to replace Zenga as coach

CAGLIARI, Sardinia - Cagliari hired Eusebio Di Francesco as its new coach Monday after parting ways with Walter Zenga. Read more ...

Pompeo says President Trump will take action 'in the coming days' on TikTok...

Pompeo says President Trump will take action 'in the coming days' on TikTok and other Chinese apps

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Sunday that President Donald Trump "will take action in the coming days" on Chinese apps, including TikTok, citing national security risks. Read more ...

Eagles coach Doug Pederson tests positive for coronavirus

Eagles coach Doug Pederson tests positive for coronavirus

The team said Pederson is asymptomatic and in self-quarantine after contracting COVID-19. Read more ...

Spurgeon scores 2, Stalock gets shutout as Wild top Canucks

Spurgeon scores 2, Stalock gets shutout as Wild top Canucks

EDMONTON, Alberta - Jared Spurgeon scored twice and Alex Stalock stopped 28 shots to get his his first career postseason win, leading the Minnesota Wild in a 3-0 win over the... Read more ...

Korpisalo shuts out Maple Leafs 2-0 in first playoff start

Korpisalo shuts out Maple Leafs 2-0 in first playoff start

TORONTO - Joonas Korpisalo stopped 28 shots in his first playoff start, Cam Atkinson scored early in the third period and the Columbus Blue Jackets beat the Toronto Maple Leafs... Read more ...

Westbrook scores 31 as Rockets get 120-116 win over Bucks

Westbrook scores 31 as Rockets get 120-116 win over Bucks

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. - Russell Westbrook scored 31 points and the Houston Rockets used strong defense down the stretch for a 120-116 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on... Read more ...

Lord & Taylor Is Latest Major Retailer To File For Bankruptcy Protection

Lord & Taylor Is Latest Major Retailer To File For Bankruptcy Protection

The iconic department store is the latest major retailer to succumb to the ongoing pandemic. Read more ...