A 17-year-old mother and 43-year-old grandmother in Maryland were charged Thursday with the death of a 9-month-old boy who had overdosed on the powerful synthetic opioid fentanyl, according to reports.
WBAL reported that Alexus Taylor, the mother of the infant, was charged as an adult with first-degree child abuse resulting in death, second-degree child abuse, manslaughter and reckless endangerment; Laurie Taylor, the grandmother, was charged with the same charges plus two counts of... more»
Zoom CEO Eric Yuan speaks at the Dropbox Work In Progress Conference in San Francisco on September 25, 2019.
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Shares of video conference software company Zoom initially rose but then fell as much as 11% after the company issued fiscal third-quarter earnings that surpassed estimates on Thursday, revealing slowing growth.
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Earnings: Excluding certain items, 9 cents per share, vs. 3 cents per share as expected by... more»
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LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – The British cave explorer suing Elon Musk for calling him a “pedo guy” on Twitter testified on Thursday that his criticism of the Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) chief executive that led to the tweet was not a personal attack.
Elon Musk walks with his face turned away from cameras as he arrives at court for trial in a defamation case filed by British cave diver Vernon Unsworth who is suing the Tesla Inc chief executive for calling him a “pedo guy” in... more»
“Free Amelia” PAC founder Ed McCoy said Thursday that Ohio residents’ decision to dissolve their village was “bizarre” but warranted.
After 119 years of history, almost 70 percent of the residents of Amelia, Ohio, voted to oust the local government after it secretly passed a 1 percent income tax on all residents and workers. The 5,000 residents who live there will now be split, with half becoming residents of one municipality and the other half... more»
Comics artist Howard Chaykin once (or twice) said that the role of advertising is to flatter you into thinking that you’re smarter than advertising. That concept is put to work in “In Fabric,” a slippery horror-comedy about the equally treacherous relationship between salespeople, consumers, and their possessions. Watching “In Fabric,” the latest giallo-inspired adult fairy tale by British writer/director Peter Strickland (“The Duke of Burgundy,” “Berberian Sound... more»
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday asked the House committees investigating President Donald Trump to proceed with articles of impeachment.
“The president’s actions have seriously violated the Constitution,” Pelosi, D-Calif., said in a statement to reporters on Capitol Hill.
He “leaves us no choice but to act,” she said.
Pelosi spoke for about six minutes. She took no questions.
House Democrats are in the midst of an inquiry into whether Trump abused... more»
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin are stepping aside as leaders of the Internet behemoth they founded 21 years ago, ending an extraordinary run that saw them build one of the world’s most valuable and influential companies.
Trusted lieutenant Sundar Pichai, who has run the core Google search business since 2015, will immediately take the reins as CEO of parent Alphabet Inc.
“While it has been a tremendous privilege to be deeply involved... more»
Constitutional law scholar Stanford Law School professor Pamela Karlan apologizes for a remark she made about Barron Trump, President Donald Trump’s son, during a hearing before the House Judiciary Committee on the constitutional grounds for the impeachment of President Donald Trump, Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2019, on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
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U.S. government debt prices were higher Thursday morning, as investors monitored U.S.-China trade talks and awaited a fresh batch of economic data.
At 3:45 a.m. ET, the benchmark 10-year Treasury note, which moves inversely to price, was lower at around 1.7758%, while the yield on the 30-year Treasury bond was also lower at around 2.2271%.
Market focus is largely attuned to global trade developments, following a media report suggesting the world’s two largest economies were on... more»