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Huawei calls FCC’s order ‘unlawful,’ takes new legal action

Dafinchi/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Chinese tech giant Huawei is not backing down from an ongoing battle with U.S. regulators by taking new legal action on Thursday against the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) over an order it calls "unlawful."

Huawei filed   ... Read More

Two Russian nationals indicted in alleged massive hacking, bank fraud scheme

sestovic/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- Two Russian nationals have been indicted on bank fraud and international computer hacking charges over an alleged decade-long scheme that “deployed two of the most dangerous financial malware ever used and resulted in tens of millions of   ... Read More

US Postal Service creates new stamp to raise money for veterans with PTSD

US Postal Service (NEW YORK) -- A new stamp with a cause has sprouted up thanks to the U.S. Postal Service.

The USPS announced Monday that it has issued a semipostal stamp that will help raise funds for people who   ... Read More

Oscar Munoz to step down as CEO of United Airlines

Meinzahn/iStock(CHICAGO) -- Oscar Munoz will step down from his role as CEO of United Airlines, the company announced Thursday.

Munoz will be leaving the position in May 2020 but will stay on with the company as executive chairman of   ... Read More

After a decade of explosive growth, Silicon Valley grapples with ‘unintended consequences’ and ‘responsibility’

monkeybusinessimages/iStock(NEW YORK) -- The technology that connects us has revolutionized the world over the past decade -- at times moving faster than we could keep up with, irrevocably changing how people interact and in many ways changing our lives   ... Read More

Restaurant serving only in-flight meals opens in Asia

FILE photo - DeSid/iStock(LONDON) — Have you ever had airline food that was so good that you wished you could get it all the time? Well, now you can.

AirAsia has opened a fast-food restaurant that will -- get   ... Read More

Pinterest and The Knot take a stand against ‘plantation weddings’

iStock(NEW YORK) -- The popular wedding-planning sites Pinterest and The Knot announced they are no longer promoting content for "plantation"-style weddings.

"Weddings should be a symbol of love and unity. Plantations represent none of those things," a Pinterest spokesperson   ... Read More

Final shipping dates to get gifts via ground delivery in time for Christmas

Stefonlinton/iStock(NEW YORK) -- With a shortened shopping window before Christmas, retailers are feeling the pressure to deliver on speedy shipping.

The shipping industry has six fewer days than normal between Thanksgiving and Christmas to get what could be more   ... Read More

Long Island police partner with Amazon’s Ring to crack down on porch pirates

jahcottontail143/iStock(New York) -- A police department in New York announced a new partnership with Amazon's Ring doorbell to help combat porch pirates just in time for the holidays.

The announcement comes at a time, however, when the smart doorbell   ... Read More

Essie launches quick-dry ‘expressie’ nail polish

Essie(NEW YORK) -- No time for a mani? No problem. Essie has a brand new nail polish that might be the solution for you.

The cult-followed company announced Expressie quick-dry on-the-fly nail polish, which is supposed to be a   ... Read More

Inside the Wild West of the CBD products industry

iStock(NEW YORK) -- Sitting at home on his ranch in Elk, Washington, Sgt. Ben Hayhurst said he feels most at peace when he's outdoors.

"That's why we moved out here. It's honestly where I'm more comfortable," he said.

Watch   ... Read More

Google founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin stepping down as CEO and president

iStock/400tmax(SAN FRANCISCO) -- Google's founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin -- who built the tech giant 20 years ago with servers in a garage -- announced on Tuesday that they are stepping down as CEO and president, respectively, from   ... Read More

Elon Musk’s ‘pedo guy’ tweet defamation trial begins

Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- The trial over a since-deleted tweet from entrepreneur Elon Musk calling a British diver a "pedo guy" began in a California courtroom Tuesday.

Musk took the stand Tuesday afternoon, calling Twitter a "free-for-all"   ... Read More

Rent The Runway expands to include ski and athleisure apparel categories

iStock/GradyReese(NEW YORK) -- Rent the Runway continues to be a pioneer in the rental clothing space, and now the brand is continuing its rapid growth with two new categories: ski and athleisure.

The company announced new apparel options on   ... Read More

FBI ran more than 200K background checks for gun sales on Black Friday

Stegarau/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- A total of 202,465 firearm background checks were run through the National Instant Criminal Background Check system on Black Friday, making it the second-highest single-day for these checks, according to data from the FBI.

The number of   ... Read More

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Huawei calls FCC’s order ‘unlawful,’ takes new legal action

Dafinchi/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Chinese tech giant Huawei is not backing down from an ongoing battle with U.S. regulators by taking new legal action on Thursday against the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) over an order it calls "unlawful."

Huawei filed   ... Read More

Two Russian nationals indicted in alleged massive hacking, bank fraud scheme

sestovic/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- Two Russian nationals have been indicted on bank fraud and international computer hacking charges over an alleged decade-long scheme that “deployed two of the most dangerous financial malware ever used and resulted in tens of millions of   ... Read More

US Postal Service creates new stamp to raise money for veterans with PTSD

US Postal Service (NEW YORK) -- A new stamp with a cause has sprouted up thanks to the U.S. Postal Service.

The USPS announced Monday that it has issued a semipostal stamp that will help raise funds for people who   ... Read More

Oscar Munoz to step down as CEO of United Airlines

Meinzahn/iStock(CHICAGO) -- Oscar Munoz will step down from his role as CEO of United Airlines, the company announced Thursday.

Munoz will be leaving the position in May 2020 but will stay on with the company as executive chairman of   ... Read More

After a decade of explosive growth, Silicon Valley grapples with ‘unintended consequences’ and ‘responsibility’

monkeybusinessimages/iStock(NEW YORK) -- The technology that connects us has revolutionized the world over the past decade -- at times moving faster than we could keep up with, irrevocably changing how people interact and in many ways changing our lives   ... Read More

Restaurant serving only in-flight meals opens in Asia

FILE photo - DeSid/iStock(LONDON) — Have you ever had airline food that was so good that you wished you could get it all the time? Well, now you can.

AirAsia has opened a fast-food restaurant that will -- get   ... Read More

Pinterest and The Knot take a stand against ‘plantation weddings’

iStock(NEW YORK) -- The popular wedding-planning sites Pinterest and The Knot announced they are no longer promoting content for "plantation"-style weddings.

"Weddings should be a symbol of love and unity. Plantations represent none of those things," a Pinterest spokesperson   ... Read More

Final shipping dates to get gifts via ground delivery in time for Christmas

Stefonlinton/iStock(NEW YORK) -- With a shortened shopping window before Christmas, retailers are feeling the pressure to deliver on speedy shipping.

The shipping industry has six fewer days than normal between Thanksgiving and Christmas to get what could be more   ... Read More

Long Island police partner with Amazon’s Ring to crack down on porch pirates

jahcottontail143/iStock(New York) -- A police department in New York announced a new partnership with Amazon's Ring doorbell to help combat porch pirates just in time for the holidays.

The announcement comes at a time, however, when the smart doorbell   ... Read More

Essie launches quick-dry ‘expressie’ nail polish

Essie(NEW YORK) -- No time for a mani? No problem. Essie has a brand new nail polish that might be the solution for you.

The cult-followed company announced Expressie quick-dry on-the-fly nail polish, which is supposed to be a   ... Read More

Inside the Wild West of the CBD products industry

iStock(NEW YORK) -- Sitting at home on his ranch in Elk, Washington, Sgt. Ben Hayhurst said he feels most at peace when he's outdoors.

"That's why we moved out here. It's honestly where I'm more comfortable," he said.

Watch   ... Read More

Google founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin stepping down as CEO and president

iStock/400tmax(SAN FRANCISCO) -- Google's founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin -- who built the tech giant 20 years ago with servers in a garage -- announced on Tuesday that they are stepping down as CEO and president, respectively, from   ... Read More

Elon Musk’s ‘pedo guy’ tweet defamation trial begins

Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- The trial over a since-deleted tweet from entrepreneur Elon Musk calling a British diver a "pedo guy" began in a California courtroom Tuesday.

Musk took the stand Tuesday afternoon, calling Twitter a "free-for-all"   ... Read More

Rent The Runway expands to include ski and athleisure apparel categories

iStock/GradyReese(NEW YORK) -- Rent the Runway continues to be a pioneer in the rental clothing space, and now the brand is continuing its rapid growth with two new categories: ski and athleisure.

The company announced new apparel options on   ... Read More

FBI ran more than 200K background checks for gun sales on Black Friday

Stegarau/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- A total of 202,465 firearm background checks were run through the National Instant Criminal Background Check system on Black Friday, making it the second-highest single-day for these checks, according to data from the FBI.

The number of   ... Read More

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