Tag: Street

Nov 29 2018

Facebook Considered Charging for Access to User Data – The Wall Street Journal

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg after meeting France’s president in Paris earlier this year. Photo: alain jocard/Agence France-Presse/Getty Images 6 Comments By Deepa Seetharaman and Deepa Seetharaman The Wall Street Journal Biography @dseetharaman deepa.seetharaman deepa.seetharaman@wsj.com Kirsten Grind Kirsten Grind The Wall Street Journal Biography @kirstengrind kirsten.grind@wsj.com Nov. 28, 2018 8:24 p.m. ET Internal emails show Facebook […]

Nov 21 2018

Apple in Talks to Give Veterans Access to Electronic Medical Records – The Wall Street Journal

Apple is in talks with the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide veterans with electronic health records. Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images 4 Comments By Ben Kesling and Ben Kesling The Wall Street Journal Biography @bkesling Google+ ben.kesling@wsj.com Tripp Mickle Tripp Mickle The Wall Street Journal Biography @trippmickle tripp.mickle@wsj.com Updated Nov. 20, 2018 6:48 p.m. ET […]

Nov 20 2018

Rapper 6ix9ine Was Part of a Violent Street Gang, Prosecutors Say

Supported by Rapper 6ix9ine Was Part of a Violent Street Gang, Prosecutors Say ImageDaniel Hernandez, the rapper known as 6ix9ine, was sentenced last month to four years’ probation in a case involving explicit videos with an underage girl.CreditCreditJefferson Siegel for The New York Times By Joe Coscarelli and Ali Watkins Nov. 19, 2018 [What you […]

Nov 15 2018

Asian stocks higher after Wall Street fall, Brexit approval

Joe Mcdonald, Ap Business Writer Updated 10:51 pm PST, Wednesday, November 14, 2018 A visitor walks in front of private stock trading boards at a private stock market gallery in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018. Most Asian stock markets declined Thursday after Wall Street fell for a fifth day and Britain’s Cabinet endorsed a […]

Nov 12 2018

Brexit – live: Downing Street reveals details of 2.45am talks in scramble to secure deal

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Brexit – live: Downing Street reveals details of 2.45am talks in scramble to secure deal  The Independent Brexit: Cabinet ministers ‘voiced doubts at PM’s plan at start’  BBC News As May’s Enemies Unite, Here’s How Brexit Endgame Could Play Out  Bloomberg Brexit is an impossible mess verging on a constitutional crisis  CNN Full coverage […]

Nov 09 2018

Photo of person dead on Melbourne street

Police have responded to an incident involving a knife weilding man in Melbourne’s CBD More One person has been stabbed to death on a central Melbourne street where a knife-wielding man was left in a critical condition after being shot by police. Two other people are in hospital after being stabbed in a busy Bourke […]

Nov 09 2018

Melbourne Bourke Street incident: one dead, two injured after stabbing – live updates

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Melbourne Bourke Street incident: one dead, two injured after stabbing – live updates  The Guardian Melbourne attack: Man arrested after fire and stabbings  BBC News Melbourne attack: Man goes on stabbing rampage, torches car in Bourke Street, one dead  Express.co.uk One dead after stabbings, car fire in Melbourne’s Bourke St  ABC News Full coverage […]

Oct 26 2018

Google financial results mixed, but Wall Street disappointed

The earnings come amid a rough patch for Google and parent company Alphabet.  Stephen Shankland/CNET Google may have faced the toughest stretch in its 20-year history this past quarter. The search giant fended off accusations of conservative bias from prominent Republicans, including President Donald Trump. CEO Sundar Pichai faced intense scrutiny over reports of Project […]

Oct 17 2018

Big Bird actor Caroll Spinney leaves “Sesame Street” after nearly five decades

The actor who voiced Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch for nearly 50 years is saying goodbye to “Sesame Street.” Puppeteer Caroll Spinney said that Thursday will be his last day on the iconic children’s series.  A spokesperson for the show told The New York Times that Spinney, 84, performed in thousands of the show’s […]

Oct 15 2018

More Wall Street Executives Pull Out of Saudi Conference, but Mnuchin Plans to Attend

More Wall Street Executives Pull Out of Saudi Conference, but Mnuchin Plans to Attend ImageSteven Mnuchin, Treasury secretary, at the Future Investment Initiative conference in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, in 2017.CreditCreditFaisal Al Nasser/Reuters By Alan Rappeport Oct. 15, 2018 WASHINGTON — The disappearance of a Saudi dissident journalist has put Steven Mnuchin, the United States Treasury […]