February9

Travel ban 3.0: What does Trump's latest ban mean for travellers?

So what does it actually mean for travellers to the US?<p>Here's a quick look.<p>Trump travel ban timeline<p>January 27: President Donald Trump signs the …

Travel Ban

Air bag maker Takata bankruptcy expected Monday in Japan, US

DETROIT (AP) — Drowning in a sea of lawsuits and recall costs, Japanese air bag maker Takata Corp. is expected to seek bankruptcy protection in Tokyo and the United States early Monday.<p>Takata was done in by defective air bag inflators that can explode with too much force, spewing out shrapnel. …

Airbags

Harry Potter still casts spell for fans 20 years on

LONDON (Reuters) - Dressed in a long black gown and holding a wand, George Massingham is keen for everyone to know he is a Harry Potter super fan.<p>If he isn't doing Professor Severus Snape, the mysterious potions master at Hogwarts School, the 27-year-old likes to dress in some other costume …

Harry Potter

How Long Before The Oil Spill Spills Over?

On Wednesday, I suggested that anyone invested in high-yield should be watching oil carefully for signs that the rout could get worse.<p>More …

Oil

How Auston Matthews won the 2016-17 Calder Trophy

TORONTO, ON – FEBRUARY 9: Auston Matthews #34 of the Toronto Maple Leafs skates against the St. Louis Blues during an NHL game at the Air Canada …

Ice Hockey

Sessions Announces 12-City Program to Crack Down on Violent Crime

Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced today that the U.S. Department of Justice's newly organized National Public Safety Partnership (PSP) will …

U.S. Department of Justice

In a Second Case, Judge Specifies Search Terms for Parties to Use: eDiscovery Case Law - CloudNine

In <b>Abbott v. Wyoming Cty. Sheriff’s Office, No. 15-CV-531W (W.D.N.Y. May 16, 2017)</b>, New York Magistrate Judge Hugh B. Scott granted the plaintiff’s …

Digital Forensics

Air bag maker Takata to file bankruptcy this month: Report

Japanese air bag maker Takata Corp is preparing to file for bankruptcy as early as next week as it works toward a preliminary deal for financial backing with U.S. auto parts maker Key Safety Systems Inc, people familiar with the matter said on Thursday.<p>Takata, one of the world's biggest automotive …

Business

A South Korean startup is only hiring people aged over 55

Elderly South Korean women practice TaeKwonDo on February 9, 2006 in Incheon, South Korea. (Photo by Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images)<p>A startup in South …

Startups

GameStop just confirmed that customer credit card data was stolen

Why it matters to you<p>If you've shopped at GameStop between August of 2016 and February of 2017, you may be at risk for credit card fraud as a result …

Identity Theft

Takata recommends re-electing board as search for rescue deal drags on

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Takata Corp (7312.T), the airbag maker at the center of world's largest automotive recall, has recommended reappointing its current board, underscoring slow progress in its efforts to to clinch a financial backer to overhaul the business.<p>The proposed reappointments for the …

The Time America Thought the Nazis Bombed New York City

<b>Zachary Keck</b><i>Security,</i> This week Americans celebrated the seventy-third anniversary of D-Day, the famous amphibious landing in Normandy when the …

Military History

'In reality, we are a content company': Football clubs embrace the role of digital publisher

Sports franchises are quickly becoming media brands of their own.<p>For the world’s top football teams — yes, we’re talking soccer here, Americans — …

Soccer

GameStop confirms extensive credit card data breach

If you're a GameStop customer, check your mail. The company just sent out letters to online patrons confirming a suspected payment security breach.<p>In April, GameStop said they were looking into a possible data breach that might have put customers' credit card information at risk. Confirming those …

Identity Theft

Double-amputee vet gets accessible home of his own

BETHEL TOWNSHIP, Pa. — For the past five years, a now-retired Marine corporal has been navigating life as a double amputee.<p>On Thursday, Tim Donley and his wife, Kelly, were given the keys to a brand new, handicapped-accessible "smart home" designed to remove many of the everyday roadblocks that he …

Veterans

Friend's death hangs heavy over Bolt's final Jamaica run

KINGSTON, Jamaica (Reuters) - Sprint king Usain Bolt is determined to go out in a blaze of glory when he runs his final race in Jamaica this weekend, even though his preparations have been disrupted by the death of his close friend Germaine Mason.<p>Mason, who was born on the Caribbean island and won …

Olympics

Despite an obsession with being punctual, Trump consistently fails to meet his own deadlines

With President Trump, everything is always "two weeks away" — a deadline he never hits<p>If there’s one thing President Trump has been consistent at, it’s failing to meet his own deadlines.<p>Trump has often promised big plans or important announcements arriving in the near future, yet he has …

Liberal POV

Homelessness is booming mostly in LA. Why?

<i>A man pushes a shopping cart full of belongings along a street in Los Angeles, California on February 9, 2016.<br>Los Angeles City and County officials</i> …

Southern California

Unusual June rain could soak Bay Area this week

Unseasonable June rain may sweep across the Bay Area late this week, possibly bringing double the amount of precipitation in two days than the region typically gets all month, forecasters said.<p>It’s not a guarantee the Bay Area and Northern California will get that rain, but forecasters this week …

Weather

Trump lets loose and revives travel ban, just hours after withdrawing the US from the Paris Agreement

President Donald Trump clearly got a taste for shaking things up yesterday, as he turned to the Supreme Court to reinstate his ill-fated travel ban …

Business (UK)

Fin24.com | Farmers want probe into 'missing' drought-relief billions

South African farmers have called for an investigation into how R2.5bn of government funds earmarked for drought relief was spent.

Business (South Africa)

A Season In Photos | Jordan Hill

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK-OCTOBER 16: Jordan Hill #27 of the Minnesota Timberwolves shoots the ball against Steven Adams #12 of the Oklahoma City Thunder on …

Basketball

Most of 46 million recalled Takata inflators in U.S. not fixed: U.S. senator

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - More than 65 percent of 46.2 million recalled Takata Corp (7312.T) airbag inflators in the United States have not been repaired, a U.S. senator said on Thursday, urging automakers to speed up the pace of repairs.<p>Senator Bill Nelson of Florida said only 15.8 million inflators …

News (U.S.)

A Season In Photos | Jordan Hill

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK-OCTOBER 16: Jordan Hill #27 of the Minnesota Timberwolves shoots the ball against Steven Adams #12 of the Oklahoma City Thunder on …

Basketball

Seadrill vs. Transocean: Surviving Low Oil Prices

In the past 12 months, crude oil prices have stabilized in the $45 – $55 range for West Texas intermediate crude (WTI), off of its $30 lows in early …

Oil

LSE to buy Citi's bond data and indexes business for $685 million

(Reuters) - London Stock Exchange (LSE) (LSE.L) is to buy Citigroup's (C.N) Yield Book fixed-income analytics service and its related indexing business for $685 million in cash, the LSE's first big deal since its merger with Deutsche Boerse (DB1Gn.DE) fell through in March.<p>The Yield Book and Citi …

Business

LSE to buy Citi's bond data and indexes business for $685 million

(Reuters) - London Stock Exchange (LSE) (LSE.L) is to buy Citigroup's (C.N) Yield Book fixed-income analytics service and its related indexing business for $685 million in cash, the LSE's first big deal since its merger with Deutsche Boerse (DB1Gn.DE) fell through in March.<p>The Yield Book and Citi …

Markets

First on CNN: AG Sessions did not disclose Russia meetings in security clearance form, DOJ says

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Attorney General Jeff Sessions did not disclose meetings he had last year with Russian officials when he applied for his security clearance, the Justice Department told CNN Wednesday.<p>Sessions, who met with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak at least two times last year, didn't …

Government

First on CNN: AG Sessions did not disclose Russia meetings in security clearance form, DOJ says

<b>(CNN) —</b> Attorney General Jeff Sessions did not disclose meetings he had last year with Russian officials when he applied for his security clearance, the Justice Department told CNN Wednesday.<p>Sessions, who met with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak at least two times last year, didn't note those …

Government

Dave Grohl, Joe Walsh and Gary Clark Jr. Play “While My Guitar Gently Weeps”

As milestones go, the 50-year mark is a pretty big one.So as the 50th anniversary of the Beatles’ first performance on <i>The Ed Sullivan Show</i> approached …

Music