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12 feared dead, dozens more injured in a suspected arson attack at a Japanese animation studio

12 feared dead, dozens more injured in a suspected arson attack at a Japanese animation studio

3 minutes ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

12 people are feared to have been killed in a suspected arson attack at an animation studio in Kyoto, Japan on Thursday morning local time. A man burst into a famous animation...
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Danske Bank second-quarter pre-tax profit hit by costs, low interest rates

19 minutes ago   |   Reuters

Danske Bank's second-quarter pretax profit came in below expectations on Thursday hit by low interest rates and higher costs associated with compliance in the aftermath of a...
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Britain's easyJet hires Ryanair's operations chief

19 minutes ago   |   Reuters

Britain's easyJet on Thursday said it would hire Peter Bellew as its chief operating officer from Ryanair , as the budget airline said quarterly trading had been in line with...
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Volvo hikes FY growth outlook; picks Samsung for batteries

19 minutes ago   |   Reuters

AB Volvo on Thursday hiked its growth outlook for North America and Europe, as upbeat deliveries for trucks and construction equipment as well as continued easing of...
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Novartis CEO sets aside $700 million to settle doctor bribery lawsuit

19 minutes ago   |   Reuters

Novartis Chief Executive Vas Narasimhan set aside $700 million to settle a U.S. doctor bribery lawsuit, as the Swiss drugmaker seeks to close the chapter on allegedly...
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Nevada: Feds should restudy seismic risk at nuke dump site

19 minutes ago   |   Star Tribune

Nevada's governor and congressional delegation are pointing to earthquakes this month in the California desert and calling for the U.S. Energy Department look again at seismic...
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Merriam-Webster says that in the past 24 hours 'racism' was a top search term

21 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

"Racism" was one of the most frequently looked up words with the past 24 hours, according to Merriam-Webster.com . "Fascism," "socialism," and "concentration camp" were also...
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Netflix to roll out cheaper mobile-only plan for India

31 minutes ago   |   Reuters

Netflix Inc said on Wednesday it would roll out a lower-priced mobile-only plan in India within the next three months to tap into a price-sensitive market at a time the...
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'It's un-American': Conservatives are calling out the racist 'send her back' chants at Trump's rally

'It's un-American': Conservatives are calling out the racist 'send her back' chants at Trump's rally

59 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

President Donald Trump's supporters at a campaign rally on Wednesday chanted "send her back," in an apparent reference to Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar's birthplace of Somalia and...
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Au pairs could soon learn whether they will get payments

1 hour ago   |   Star Tribune

Low-paid childcare workers from around the world could soon learn whether they will be getting payments from a proposed $65.5 million class action settlement.
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Trump supporters chant 'SEND HER BACK' as the president attacks Ilhan Omar...

Trump supporters chant 'SEND HER BACK' as the president attacks Ilhan Omar at rally in North Carolina

Supporters of President Donald Trump chanted "SEND HER BACK!" at a rally in Greenville, North Carolina, in reference to Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar. The chants came as Trump... Read more ...

The House just voted to hold two Trump cabinet officials in criminal...

The House just voted to hold two Trump cabinet officials in criminal contempt of Congress

The House of Representatives voted Tuesday to hold Attorney General William Barr and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in contempt of Congress. The contempt resolution was the... Read more ...

California pot regulators struggling with job, audit says

California pot regulators struggling with job, audit says

The agency overseeing California's legal marijuana market has been overmatched by the job and is struggling to hire sufficient staff and set an overall strategy, an audit found. Read more ...

'One of the all-time classics!': Trump celebrates Nancy Pelosi being forced...

'One of the all-time classics!': Trump celebrates Nancy Pelosi being forced to defend the four progressive congresswomen he attacked in racist tweets

President Donald Trump is celebrating Nancy Pelosi being forced to defend the four progressive congresswomen with whom she had been previously been feuding from his racist... Read more ...

The House just voted down articles of impeachment for President Trump

The House just voted down articles of impeachment for President Trump

A Democratic congressman forced a vote on an impeachment resolution for President Donald Trump on Wednesday. The House voted to table the resolution, with many Democrats... Read more ...

'Hell no': Dana White shuts down Jorge Masvidal's 'easy paycheck' challenge...

'Hell no': Dana White shuts down Jorge Masvidal's 'easy paycheck' challenge to fight Conor McGregor

Jorge Masvidal is looking for his next opponent after knocking out Ben Askren in just five seconds - the fastest knockout in UFC history. Masvidal had said he either wants a... Read more ...

Netflix lost subscribers in the US last quarter for the first time since 2011

Netflix lost subscribers in the US last quarter for the first time since 2011

Netflix lost 126,000 subscribers in the US during the second quarter, the company said in its Q2 earnings report on Wednesday. It significantly missed projections for... Read more ...

A city in Florida is blasting 'Baby Shark' overnight to keep homeless people...

A city in Florida is blasting 'Baby Shark' overnight to keep homeless people from sleeping in parks

West Palm Beach, Florida, is playing children's songs, including "Baby Shark" and "Raining Tacos," at Waterfront Lake Pavilion overnight to keep homeless people from sleeping... Read more ...

US stocks drop for a second day as Trump reignites his global trade war

US stocks drop for a second day as Trump reignites his global trade war

Major US indexes closed lower for the second straight day after President Donald Trump expanded the scope of his trade war to potentially include France. The president is... Read more ...

'Gossip Girl' is getting a reboot to help drive subscribers for HBO Max...

'Gossip Girl' is getting a reboot to help drive subscribers for HBO Max, WarnerMedia's upcoming Netflix competitor

"Gossip Girl" has been picked up for a 10-episode reboot at WarnerMedia's upcoming streaming service, HBO Max. It raises questions about the future of the show's availability... Read more ...