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AT&T Chief Laid Plans for His Exit. That Set Off an Activist Challenge.

Plans by CEO Randall Stephenson to leave the helm to a longtime ally triggered the threat of a proxy fight by an aggressive Wall Street activist investor....

AT&T Chief Laid Plans for His Exit. That Set Off an Activist Challenge.

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Apple Shares Fall as Design Chief Jony Ive Plans Exit Apple Inc. shares ticked lower after the iPhone maker said its design chief Jony Ive is leaving the company later this year to form his own independent design firm....
18:00, 06/28/2019

Angela Merkel's best laid plans are falling apart Angela Merkel may have been hoping for a smooth exit to her long tenure as German Chancellor. Instead, she could be in for a rough ride, after suffering two major political blows in the past week....
11:36, 06/04/2019

Get Excited For Free Agency, A Delightful Graveyard Of Best-Laid Plans According to Kevin O’Connor of The Ringer, who got his number from someone else, there is around $474 million in available cap space to be flung about the NBA this summer, more than the last two seaso...
18:00, 06/26/2019

Democrats' Medicare for All plans must consider union-negotiated health plans: AFL-CIO chief Democratic White House hopefuls should ensure their Medicare for All proposals honor union-negotiated private insurance, AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka, head of the largest federation of U.S. labor ...
21:24, 08/29/2019

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: World Breastfeeding Week kickoff, Second Ebola death on DR Congo’s eastern border, UN chief lauds climate activist Thunberg, Afghan bus attack, and outgoing UN agriculture chief hands over reigns Our main stories today cover:  World Breastfeeding Week kickoff, Ebola on DR Congo side of Rwandan border, 15-year-old Greta Thunberg to said to UN climate summit, UN chief condemns deadly Afghan bus ...
03:48, 08/01/2019

Russia, China Vie for Influence as U.S. Plans Afghan Exit As the U.S. seeks an exit from the Afghan war, Central Asia is on the cusp of a new era, with Russia and China vying for influence in a region that will no longer be dominated by America’s post-9/11 u...
15:12, 06/18/2019

Metro Bank suffers profit plunge as chairman plans exit Embattled lender Metro Bank has reported an 84% plunge in profits for the first half of the year, after a torrid six months which saw customer withdrawals of £2bn....
20:48, 07/24/2019

| Egypt FA chief quits after shock SA AFCON exit The president of the Egyptian Football Association has resigned and "sacked" his technical team after the hosts' shock elimination from the African Cup of Nations....
11:24, 07/07/2019

Ed Cox will exit as New York’s GOP chief, join Trump campaign New York’s Republican Party Chairman Ed Cox won’t be seeking reelection, paving the way for Erie County GOP Chairman Nick Langworthy to fill the top post. And Cox, the son-in-law of former President R...
20:36, 05/20/2019

Israel plans to deport a U.S. human rights activist. Democrats are pushing back. Democratic lawmakers wrote to Netanyahu about the planned deportation of Human Rights Watch's Omar Shakir, but the Trump administration has taken little action....
00:12, 05/08/2019

Trump attacks judge who blocked border wall plans as 'Obama activist' Judge Haywood Gilliam said officials could not use money secured under Trump’s emergency declaration to build key sections of wallAfter a federal judge blocked his attempt to build key sections of his...
23:48, 05/25/2019

It’s time Turner faces Marv Albert reality and plans a respectful exit When you are talking about a legend, the greatest NBA play-by-player of all time in Marv Albert, you should treat the end of his career with respect. After half a century of broadcasting, there remain...
20:36, 05/15/2019

Serpentine Galleries Chief Quits, With Harsh Words for Activist Artists Yana Peel resigned after a newspaper revealed she had connections to a cybersecurity firm whose spyware has been used by governments to track journalists and activists....
15:36, 06/18/2019

Thai PM faces first opposition challenge as he sets out plans Thailand's Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha faced opposition questions in parliament for the first time on Thursday as the former junta leader set out his government's plans....
09:12, 07/25/2019

Tesla Tech Chief's Exit Is Latest High-Profile Departure JB Straubel, who helped create Tesla, is stepping down from his role as a top executive at the electric auto maker, marking one of the company’s highest-profile departures in its 16-year existence....
13:24, 07/25/2019

Bill C-69 enters into law, and Alberta’s UCP government says it plans constitutional challenge The federal government's contentious bill to set up a new authority to assess industrial projects like pipelines, mines and inter-provincial highways, was proclaimed into law on Wednesday and Alberta'...
08:36, 08/29/2019

Google thwarts shareholder challenge to its China search plans If investors and employees were hoping to prompt cultural change at Alphabet during the company's shareholder meeting, they were likely disappointed. Voters at the meeting rejected all sharehold...
23:36, 06/19/2019

Benjamin Netanyahu's re-election plans in limbo as Israeli exit polls show tight contest As counting gets underway in Israel's unprecedented repeat general election, exit poll projections show the country's longest-serving Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, and former military chief, Ben...
01:12, 09/18/2019

Indonesia opposition plans legal challenge after president's re-election confirmed Indonesian President Joko Widodo comfortably won re-election in last month's poll, an official count showed on Tuesday, throwing the spotlight on his opponent Prabowo Subianto who has refused to conce...
08:00, 05/21/2019

Hong Kong's protests present a 'serious challenge': MTR chief Jacob Kam of MTR says the company respects the Hong Kong protesters' rights and freedom to express their views, but hopes they won't disrupt the freedom of travel for the others....
22:00, 08/09/2019

Will Challenge Opposition Chief Rule If Congress Allows: Abhishek Singhvi Congress leader Abhishek Singhvi on Friday said the single largest party in Lok Sabha deserves the post of Leader of Opposition and alleged that the rule cited to deny it the status was......
21:24, 06/07/2019

Lego marketing chief says challenge with online ads is that so much content is 'damaging' to kids Lego CMO Julia Goldin said the company focuses some YouTube advertising on adults because the company has concerns about kids' privacy on the site....
00:00, 06/22/2019

Hong Kong Exchange's Salesman in Chief Confronts China Challenge Charles Li, the head of Hong Kong’s stock exchange, has built his career and company’s success on China. Now that could prove to be his biggest challenge....
19:12, 09/12/2019

Charles Li, Hong Kong Exchange's Salesman-in-Chief, Confronts China Challenge Charles Li, the head of Hong Kong’s stock exchange, has built his career and company’s success on China. Now that could prove to be his biggest challenge....
17:13, 09/12/2019

Esper faces first challenge as Pentagon chief meeting with allied counterparts at NATO headquarters ESPER’S NATO DEBUT: After just one day in his new job as acting defense secretary, Mark Esper makes his debut on the world stage, arriving in Brussels today ahead of a two-day meeting of NATO defense ...
18:36, 06/25/2019

Exit of Deutsche Bank's investment bank chief marks end of era The head of Deutsche Bank's investment bank agreed to step down on Friday in a sign of the division's waning influence as Germany's largest lender prepares a multi-billion dollar restructuring aimed a...
19:48, 07/05/2019

Hezbollah plans strike against Israel but war unlikely: deputy chief Hezbollah's deputy leader Sheikh Naim Qassem has said the Iran-backed movement will retaliate against Israel after two drones crashed in Beirut, but a new war between the two enemies remains unlikely....
09:00, 08/28/2019

Xbox chief outlines plans to curb toxic behavior Xbox head Phil Spencer has laid out some measures to combat some of the more negative aspects that pervade gaming communities such as toxicity and abuse. He wrote in a blog post that "gaming is for ev...
20:36, 05/20/2019

U.N. nuclear watchdog's chief plans to step down early: diplomats U.N. nuclear watchdog chief Yukiya Amano plans to step down early, in March of next year, because of an unspecified illness that has visibly weakened him over the past year, diplomats who follow his a...
15:00, 07/17/2019

HBO staffers clash with division chief over streaming plans: sources Plans by HBO’s new parent company to launch a Netflix rival are coming under fire from insiders — many of whom are pointing the finger at their new boss, John Stankey. Critics told The Post that AT&T’...
22:00, 08/19/2019

UN chief calls for 2050 zero emissions plans – but Australia remains tightlipped Countries asked to flag plans for net zero emissions by 2050, but so far Australia is only talking about its 2030 targetThe United Nations secretary general, António Guterres, has written to all heads...
20:36, 07/29/2019

China plans to use information to 'dominate in the future,' says defense intelligence chief China's government plans to leverage the growing data industry and cutting-edge technologies as part of its strategy to get an edge on its competitors, according to the Department of Defense's intelli...
01:12, 08/20/2019

Trump plans to name Tomas Philipson, a health-care expert, as his next chief economist Philipson has been a key player in the Trump administration’s efforts to lower drug prices and push back against Democrats’ proposals for a Medicare-for-all system....
15:48, 06/29/2019

Tripura Chief Minister Plans To Turn Capital Into World Class City Plans are on to elevate the status of Tripura capital to that of a world class city by providing it with modern amenities, Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb has said....
11:24, 06/19/2019

Trump plans to nominate Mark Esper to be Pentagon chief: White House U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday he intends to nominate Army Secretary Mark Esper to be secretary of defense, the White House said in a statement....
12:00, 06/22/2019

Army Headquarters Restructuring Plans Approved: Army Chief The Defence Ministry has approved the proposal to restructure the Army Headquarters under which the force would be revamped to face the challenges of modern warfare....
14:12, 07/05/2019

How to Use Lay, Lie, Lain and Laid Once in a while, you just feel like laying down to take a nap, right? No, you do not. You have just committed the (common) sin of mixing up your lays and your lies....
20:00, 07/26/2019

Sony just laid out everything there is to know about the PS5 Sony's next-generation console isn't due to launch anytime this year, but the tech giant has been surprisingly generous with details. During a corporate strategy presentation, the company ha...
19:12, 05/21/2019

A Giant Laid Low by Too Many Blows to the Head “Some days I feel like a young man, and some days not,” Ryan Miller said. What it’s like to visit a former football player trying to recover from head trauma....
18:12, 05/22/2019

How to handle your money after you're laid off What to do with your bills — and your 401(k), severance package and student loans — if you're laid off unexpectedly.       ...
17:24, 07/31/2019

Butler after 76ers' 36-point loss: 'We laid an egg' The 76ers suffered one of their worst losses in the franchise's postseason history Tuesday night to fall behind the Raptors 3-2 in the Eastern Conference semifinals....
09:36, 05/08/2019

Prisoner of War and Tucson native, now laid to rest MARANA, Ariz. – Sergeant Cread Shuey was laid to rest at the Arizona Veterans Memorial Cemetery. Thursday, flags flew at half staff, taps were played and the community gathered to honor a soldie...
11:12, 05/31/2019

How to handle your financial future after you're laid off Many times employees are caught off guard when layoffs happen, but these tips could help you if you're in that situation.       ...
02:36, 08/03/2019

Remains of 1,200 Holocaust victims laid to rest in Belarus The remains of 1,200 Holocaust victims were buried after being unearthed earlier this year. Jewish community leaders criticized Belarusian authorities' decision to continue a building project at the m...
23:36, 05/22/2019

Livermore, California: Welcome to laid-back wine country Livermore is one of California's original and oldest wine regions with more than 50 tasting rooms that flank the charming town.       ...
18:00, 08/16/2019

Brooklyn tot run over by van driver laid to rest in emotional service The parents of the 3-year-old Brooklyn boy run over Thursday by a candy deliveryman poured out their anguish yesterday as the adorable tot was laid to rest. Little Emur Shavkator’s heartbroken dad was...
05:00, 05/05/2019

A healthy dog was euthanized so a diseased owner could be laid to rest with her pet While legal, a Virginia woman's request in her will to have her dog euthanized so they could be buried together has sparked backlash.        ...
22:24, 05/24/2019

Groundwork Is Laid for Opioids Settlement That Would Touch Every Corner of U.S. Each locality in the country, from small towns to major cities, would receive a payout in a settlement with the companies who made, distributed and sold opioids....
04:12, 06/15/2019

Foundation stone laid for controversial hydroelectric dam in Tanzania President John Magufuli defended the construction of the dam in Stiegler Gorge. Critics fear it could herald the end of the Selous Game Reserve which is home to a wealth of flora and fauna....
00:36, 07/27/2019

A healthy dog was euthanized so a deceased owner could be laid to rest with her pet While legal, a Virginia woman's request in her will to have her dog euthanized so they could be buried together has sparked backlash.        ...
04:12, 05/25/2019

Sports of The Times: A Giant Laid Low by Too Many Blows to the Head “Some days I feel like a young man, and some days not,” Ryan Miller said. What it’s like to visit a former football player trying to recover from head trauma....
18:24, 04/28/2019

9/11 first responder Luis Alvarez to be laid to rest Wednesday Luis Alvarez, the NYPD detective who made a moving plea to Congress to replenish the fund for 9/11 victims before dying of cancer brought on by his time at Ground Zero, will be laid to rest Wednesday....
19:24, 07/01/2019

Beloved bus driver laid to rest in school bus casket Devoted school bus driver David Wright left this world in the vehicle he was committed to driving while alive. On Sunday, the 76-year-old was buried in a bright yellow custom casket, made to look like...
21:48, 08/22/2019

Padres behind 'laid-back' Manny Machado after Instagram rant San Diego Padres players and manager Andy Green told UPI they stand behind Manny Machado after he alluded to a double-standard in Major League Baseball's player punishment, despite his reputation as a...
20:48, 07/18/2019

Dillian Whyte claims he ‘laid out’ Tyson Fury in sparring The war of words between Dillian Whyte and Tyson Fury escalates The post Dillian Whyte claims he ‘laid out’ Tyson Fury in sparring appeared first on Boxing News....
20:12, 07/10/2019

Father and daughter who drowned in each other’s arms are laid to rest Migrant father and his 23-month-old daughter who drowned trying to cross the Rio Grande into Texas are laid to rest in their native El Salvador.        ...
21:36, 07/01/2019

The US laid out its plan to kick Turkey out of the F-35 program if it buys Russia's S-400 Reuters The US has laid out a plan to kick Turkey out of the F-35 program over Ankara's purchase of Russia's S-400 air-defense system. The US has already said it would stop accepting Turkish pilots f...
03:12, 06/08/2019

Remains of dissected Nazi prisoners to be laid to rest in Berlin Microscopic tissue samples, kept by controversial anatomist, were found in 2016The microscopic remains of political prisoners executed by the Nazis and dissected by a controversial anatomist are to be...
19:12, 05/12/2019

Human cost of Yemen war laid bare as civilian deaths near 100,000 Report outlines deadly impact of direct targeting of civilians as researchers call for resolution to conflictAs the court of appeal prepares to rule on the legitimacy of the British government’s conti...
11:36, 06/20/2019

John Singleton to be laid to rest at private service Monday LOS ANGELES (AP) — A representative for John Singleton says the director will be laid to rest in a small, private ceremony on Monday in Los Angeles. The representative says Singleton’s family is...
04:24, 05/04/2019

How 'laid back' Sri Lanka became a soft target for Islamist strike A week ago, Sri Lankan tourist guide Ricky Costa was preparing for a typically easy Sunday ferrying backpackers between Colombo's tea shops and beach bars in his canary-yellow rickshaw. Then the blast...
18:12, 04/28/2019

Man fatally crushed by Manhattan elevator to be laid to rest this weekend The Wisconsin family of the man fatally crushed last week by the elevator in his luxury Manhattan apartment building will mourn and bury him in his ­hometown on Sunday morning....
07:48, 08/25/2019

The Blues Laid Siege To The Stars Until They Finally Fell In Game 7 The St. Louis Blues should have won Game 7 about four times over before regulation even ended, but finally, in double overtime, they got some reward for an absolutely dominant performance. While an in...
08:24, 05/08/2019

Cuomo says he’s a ‘laid back, cool dude in a loose mood’ ALBANY — Gov. Cuomo said Friday he’s just a mellow, happy-go-lucky guy. Cuomo, who has a well-earned reputation as a political gladiator and arm-twister, said on WAMC’s the Roundtable, ...
01:24, 06/15/2019

Youngest victim of garlic festival mass shooting laid to rest SAN JOSE, Calif. — The youngest victim of a mass shooting at a California food festival who loved comic books and listening to romantic ballads by his favorite artist was laid to rest Monday. About 30...
05:36, 08/13/2019

Luis Alvarez, former NYPD Detective and 9/11 victims advocate, laid to rest The former NYPD detective Luis Alvarez's funeral was held on Wednesday in New York. The 53-year-old 9/11 victims advocate died due to cancer.        ...
19:24, 07/03/2019

Trump report card: Bricks of achievement being laid, impeachment fades This week’s White House Report Card finds President Trump adding to his list of achievements in winning the Supreme Court’s OK to use military funds to help build the border wall. And chances of impea...
02:36, 07/28/2019

Livermore: The laid-back California wine country you didn’t know about Wine tastings in Livermore are laid-back. Appointments are rarely necessary, and pours are much cheaper than in Napa.       ...
21:12, 08/16/2019

Saoirse Kennedy Hill to be laid to rest Monday in private burial A funeral for Robert F. Kennedy’s granddaughter will be held Monday at a church near the famed family’s Cape Cod compound, kin said Sunday. Saoirse Kennedy Hill, a 22-year-old Boston College stu...
13:36, 08/05/2019

Anti-Nazi resistance fighters' remains laid to rest in Berlin The remains of some 300 Nazi resistance fighters, executed for standing up to Adolf Hitler's dictatorship, have been buried in Berlin. Anatomy professor Hermann Stieve used the bodies for research dur...
07:24, 05/14/2019

Army vet, a Korean War POW, laid to rest in US after remains return from North Korea A funeral was held this week for a Korean War veteran nearly 70 years following his death in a prisoner-of-war camp after he was captured during the war....
15:48, 05/03/2019

Inside Queens’ laid-back, tuneful finch singing competition About 60 men, mostly Guyanese immigrants, flocked to Phil Rizzuto Park in Richmond Hill with handmade wooden cages holding their prized seed finches, repeating a ritual carried out every warm-weather ...
11:24, 06/24/2019

8-Year-Old ‘Princess’ Mummy Finally Laid to Rest in Her Home Bolivia An incredibly well-preserved and rare young female mummy is finally being returned from North America to her rightful home in Bolivia. ...
00:12, 08/23/2019

Foundation Stone Of Pak University In Birth Place Of Guru Nanak Dev Laid The foundation stone of Baba Guru Nanak International University has been laid in Nankana Sahib, the birth place of founder of Sikhism Baba Guru Nanak Dev, in Pakistan's Punjab province, more that a.....
17:12, 07/13/2019

Meet the murfers: laid-back mums or busy brand-builders? A coterie of Australian influencers are taking a particular corner of Instagram by storm, one expensive oven at a timeName: Murfers.Age: Varies. Continue reading......
16:48, 07/04/2019

'Trees snapped like toothpicks': how Dorian laid waste to Marsh Harbour Clean-up appears near-impossible in town that has been smashed to pieces by the hurricaneVeneta Collins remembers clinging to her children for dear life as Hurricane Dorian pulverised the Bahamas. “I ...
13:00, 09/10/2019

Synagogue shooting victim Lori Gilbert-Kaye laid to rest in San Diego Two days after a gunman opened fire at a San Diego-area synagogue, members of the Congregation Chabad laid Lori Gilbert-Kaye, the woman killed in the shooting, to rest on Monday....
02:36, 04/30/2019

Pearl Harbor sailors laid to rest on same day in NJ, Kansas 78 years after 1941 attack The remains of two U.S. military veterans who were killed in Pearl Harbor on the same day in 1941 have finally been laid to rest — also on the same day, nearly 78 years later....
18:24, 09/15/2019

Brian Austin Green Reveals Which Beverly Hills, 90210 Star "Got Laid the Most" Brian Austin Green isn't afraid to kiss and tell. The 46-year-old actor revealed which Beverly Hills, 90210 star "got laid the most" on Thursday's episode of Watch What......
20:00, 08/16/2019

Robert Frank: the outsider genius whose photographs laid bare America's soul His stark masterpiece The Americans changed photography. Yet there was more to this countercultural hero who captured the debauchery of the Stones – and his own personal tragedies Robert Frank dies ag...
21:12, 09/11/2019

Trudeau’s speculation on Norman case before charges laid ‘not the best framing of words’: Qualtrough "I think, in hindsight, not the best framing of words," Procurement Minister Carla Qualtrough said of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau weighing in twice on the case....
23:12, 05/12/2019

Saoirse Kennedy Hill, RFK's granddaughter, to be laid to rest at Monday funeral Saoirse Kennedy Hill will be laid to rest on Monday at a funeral Mass in Cape Cod following the 22-year-old's death on Thursday.        ...
17:36, 08/05/2019

Slain Manhattan comedy club owner David Kimowitz laid to rest Hundreds packed a New Jersey funeral home Wednesday to remember David Kimowitz, the Manhattan comedy club owner stabbed to death in his suburban home Saturday by the ex-boyfriend of his children’...
03:36, 08/08/2019

Charges laid against Calgary-based Journey Energy over 2017 pipeline spills A Calgary-based energy company is scheduled to go to court this summer to answer to charges laid in connection with a pair of pipeline spills in 2017....
03:48, 06/22/2019

Ebony magazine's digital staff abruptly laid off without pay as asset auction looms The team was some of the last staff left of the iconic magazine started by John H. Johnson in 1945. An auction of Ebony's photo archive is set for July 15.        ...
04:24, 06/22/2019

Fortnite Fortbyte 5 Location Accessible by using Laid Back Shuffle Emote inside dance club Accessible by using the Laid Back Shuffle Emote inside a dance club is the latest Fortbyte challenge players can complete today in Fortnite Battle Royale. Here's everything you need to know....
17:12, 07/10/2019

5G connected car plans get boost as EU Wi-Fi plans rejected Plans to make Wi-Fi industry standard for connected car technology within the EU have been dealt a blow after they were rejected by member states.As many as 21 member states have voted against the pro...
16:00, 07/08/2019

'Mom, I love you': Migrant father and daughter who drowned are laid to rest in El Salvador "They went in search of a better future, but everything came to an end in the river,” said one family friend.        ...
01:24, 07/02/2019

Punjab Congress Chief Backs "MLAs As Advisors To Chief Minister" Move Punjab Congress chief Sunil Jakhar on Tuesday defended the appointment of six MLAs as advisors to the chief minister, saying the legislators could too give advice as they feel the pulse of people....
21:12, 09/17/2019

Trump Names Counterterrorism Chief As Acting National Intelligence Chief President Donald Trump said on Thursday that Joseph Maguire, the current chief of the National Counterterrorism Centre, will become the acting director of national intelligence....
09:36, 08/09/2019

Ryan Day bringing 'laid-back' approach as he succeeds legend Urban Meyer at Ohio State Ohio State coach Ryan Day discussed replacing Urban Meyer and trying to find a new quarterback during his first Big Ten media day.       ...
16:48, 07/19/2019

Coach Ryan Day bringing 'laid-back' approach as he succeeds legend Urban Meyer at Ohio State Ohio State coach Ryan Day discussed replacing Urban Meyer and trying to find a new quarterback during his first Big Ten media day.       ...
03:36, 07/20/2019

Activist Wants AT&T to Be More Like Verizon An activist investor’s attempt to force a strategy revamp at AT&T spotlights the diverging paths the two largest U.S. wireless carriers have taken in search of growth....
02:12, 09/11/2019

How to Raise an Activist Over the past few years, I admit to having moments in which I’ve thrown my hands up and said, “It’s going to be up to our kids to fix the mess we’ve made for them. They already seem more capable than ...
20:12, 08/02/2019

Activist to AT&T: What's the Plan With WarnerMedia? AT&T promised that its Time Warner deal would help the telecom company take on Silicon Valley giants like Google and Netflix. Now, it is under pressure to deliver....
02:12, 09/11/2019

Uber's chief operating officer and chief marketing officer are stepping down Now that the company is public, CEO Dara Khosrowshahi says he has more time to be involved in the day-to-day operations of Uber's core businesses....
22:48, 06/07/2019

Next Mitsubishi CEO says U.S. exit 'probably' not an option Takao Kato, who helped establish Mitsubishi's joint manufacturing plant with Chrysler in Illinois some three decades ago, conceded Mitsubishi's U.S. strategy is still a work in progress....
01:36, 05/21/2019

As UK's May announces exit date, a look at what happens next British Prime Minister Theresa May says she will step down as Conservative Party leader on June 7, sparking a contest to replace her as party chief and U.K. leader....
13:24, 05/24/2019

PPG Says It Won't Break Up, Despite Pressure From Activist Investor PPG Industries won’t split its units making building paints and industrial coatings, choosing to forge ahead as a unified company after facing pressure from an activist investor to maximize value in i...
18:48, 05/21/2019

A is for Activist: why children’s books are getting political Children’s literature is seeing a ‘seismic shift’ in diversity as authors say they want to make sure children of color see themselves representedSeveral years ago, Susan Darraj’s 10-year-old daughter ...
13:48, 05/02/2019

9/11 activist hailed for bravery at funeral A former police detective who fought for the extension of health benefits for Sept. 11 responders has been remembered as a hero at his funeral Wednesday. Detective Luis Alvarez died Saturday after a t...
01:24, 07/04/2019

LGBT activist murdered in St Petersburg Campaigner Yelena Grigoryeva, 41, found with multiple stab woundsRussian campaigners said on Monday that a woman found murdered with multiple stab wounds in the city of Saint Petersburg was a well-kno...
23:24, 07/22/2019

Max Verstappen says Canadian GP Q2 exit "just very unlucky" Red Bull Formula 1 driver Max Verstappen believes he was "very unlucky" to miss out on Canadian Grand Prix Q3, defending the decision to qualify on the medium as "logical"...
02:12, 06/09/2019

Andrew Luck And The Art Of The Abrupt Exit I’m not saying that you don’t want to get a text message from Drew Magary on a Saturday night. For one thing it’s easily the quietest way to interact with him, and it’s also a good source of breaking ...
23:00, 08/29/2019

HTC could be about to exit another major smartphone market HTC has spent the last few years drastically downsizing its smartphone business in a bid to reduce losses. This has led to the brand’s exit from a number of key markets, and now it seems as though Chi...
17:36, 05/10/2019

What Bolton's exit means for the oil market The exit of National Security Advisor John Bolton from the White House makes it less likely the situation between the U.S. and Iran will escalate to a military conflict, analysts said....
00:36, 09/11/2019

BP to Exit Alaska With $5.6 Billion Sale BP, a leading oil company in Alaska for six decades, is selling all of its assets in the state to Hilcorp Energy for $5.6 billion. The British company’s departure marks the latest blow to the Alaskan ...
07:24, 08/28/2019

Exit polls for the Indian elections are out — but they only tell you so much Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Bharatiya Janata Party are set to form the new government again, exit polls from India's month-long parliamentary elections show. But past polls have gotten r...
08:00, 05/20/2019

Arizona should drop charges against pro-migrant activist: U.N. United Nations human rights experts urged U.S. authorities on Wednesday to drop charges against an Arizona man on trial for providing aid and shelter to migrants crossing over from Mexico....
15:12, 06/05/2019

'He Should Go Back to Connecticut.' Barclays CEO Battles an Activist. Jes Staley’s plans to compete with Wall Street have meet resistance from investor Edward Bramson, who owns a sizable stake. A Thursday showdown looms over a board seat....
18:36, 05/01/2019

Ugandan activist jailed for a poem about a vagina A Ugandan feminist and activist reacted with fury and defiance after being sentenced to nine months in prison for publishing a metaphorical poem about the birth of President Yoweri Museveni and his mo...
01:12, 08/06/2019

Arab activist says CIA notified Norway of threat against him DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A Palestinian-born activist living in Norway under asylum protection has reportedly been whisked away to a secure location by Norwegian security after the CIA inform...
17:00, 05/07/2019

Activist arrested for chanting ‘Down with Polish fascism!’ WARSAW, Poland (AP) — An activist in Poland has been arrested and charged with the crime of insulting the Polish nation for chanting “Down with Polish fascism!” The incident occurred in Pr...
14:36, 06/24/2019

Environmental activist murders double in 15 years Death toll almost half that of US troops killed in Afghanistan and Iraq since 2001, data showsKillings of environmental defenders have doubled over the past 15 years to reach levels usually associated...
00:00, 08/06/2019

Rights activist in Chechnya freed on parole ARGUN, Russia (AP) — A prominent rights activist in the Russian province of Chechnya has been released on parole in a case that generated widespread international condemnation. Oyub Titiyev was releas...
20:00, 06/21/2019

Ady Barkan, activist with ALS, testifies in favor of Medicare-for-all Delivering his remarks with the aid of a computer because his diaphragm no longer allows him to speak, Barkan called the Democratic proposal “the only solution to what ails the American health care sy...
23:00, 04/30/2019

Ugandan activist jailed over poem about a vagina A Ugandan feminist and activist reacted with fury and defiance after being sentenced to nine months in prison for publishing a metaphorical poem about the birth of President Yoweri Museveni and his mo...
02:48, 08/08/2019

US following deportation case of rights activist in Israel The U.S. State Department says it’s closely following Israel’s case against the local director of Human Rights Watch, who faces deportation under a law barring entry to those who have called for a boy...
18:12, 05/24/2019

Kim Kardashian keeps up with Tucson’s border activist case TUCSON –The trial continues Tuesday for the border activist detained in 2018 for allegedly harboring undocumented migrants in the U.S. Scott Warren, a volunteer with No More Deaths, is accused of cons...
18:24, 06/04/2019

Activist hacking declined 95 percent since 2015 Have you noticed a conspicuous absence of hacktivist attacks lately? You're not the only one. IBM's X-Force has published data showing that activist hacks dropped 95 percent since 2015, fa...
22:24, 05/18/2019

SAP CEO welcomes 'fantastic' activist shareholder Elliott SAP CEO Bill McDermott on Tuesday welcomed a $1.3 billion investment by activist investor Elliott, saying the U.S. hedge fund group was aligned with his goal of expanding margins by driving top-line g...
19:12, 05/07/2019

Watch: UK Minister Assaults Greenpeace Activist As Others Look On Greenpeace accused British minister Mark Field of assault after the Conservative politician was filmed physically removing a climate change protester from a dinner in the City of London....
11:00, 06/21/2019

The Latest: Flint activist doubts she’ll ‘ever see justice’ FLINT, Mich. (AP) — The Latest on criminal charges dropped in the Flint water scandal (all times local): 4:20 p.m. Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel says “justice delayed is not always justi...
22:36, 06/13/2019

Pakistani activist known for criticism killed in Islamabad Pakistani police say an activist known for his online criticism of the country’s military and politicians has been killed by assailants in a wooded area of the capital, Islamabad...
07:24, 06/17/2019

Activist Urges Care.com to Explore Sale The hedge fund Engine Capital is urging Care.com, the largest marketplace for online caregivers, to pursue a sale, saying the company is “at a crossroads.”...
14:37, 08/15/2019

Activist Peltz urges Ferguson to sell UK arm One of the world's most prominent activist investors is pushing the FTSE-100 plumbing and heating giant Ferguson to sell its UK operations as part of a wholesale retreat from Britain....
23:24, 07/28/2019

US to decide whether to retry Arizona border activist TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) – Federal prosecutors are getting ready to announce whether they’ll retry a border activist after a U.S. jury was unable to reach a verdict against him on charges of con...
14:36, 07/02/2019

Sailing with a message, teen activist lands in NYC Cheering crowds welcomed Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg to a Manhattan marina Wednesday after a trans-Atlantic trip on a sailboat to attend a climate conference. The 16-year-old and her crew ...
05:24, 08/29/2019

Teen activist to travel to US by boat because she refuses to fly Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg has revealed she's travelling from Britain to the US next month by boat to attend two key conferences - because she refuses to fly....
13:48, 07/30/2019

Russian LGBT+ activist killed in St. Petersburg Yelena Grigoryeva, a prominent local campaigner for LGBT+ rights, was found fatally stabbed in St. Petersburg. Fellow campaigners said she regularly received death threats, but police failed to act on...
18:24, 07/23/2019

Activist rips on Hudson Bay’s $7 share offer Activist investor Jonathan Litt isn’t done rattling cages at Saks Fifth Avenue — but he may be too late. Saks owner Hudson’s Bay Co. announced plans to go private last week, prompting Litt — who pushe...
04:24, 06/19/2019

Proposed Changes In RTI Act Are Regressive: Social Activist Aruna Roy The bill proposing changes in the RTI Act is regressive and aimed at undermining the independence of information commissions, social activist Aruna Roy said....
18:00, 07/22/2019

Supporters of jailed UK far-right activist march on parliament Dozens of angry supporters of British far-right activist Stephen Yaxley-Lennon scuffled with police and marched on parliament after he was jailed on Thursday for contempt of court....
15:36, 07/11/2019

AT&T CEO Defends Expected Successor After Activist Attack AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson defended his choice of a likely successor in his first public remarks since activist hedge fund Elliott Management’s challenge to the company’s strategy....
23:12, 09/17/2019

Colombia: Thousands protest against activist slayings In cities across Colombia, protesters carried photos of murdered activists and signs reading: "No more bloodshed." Over 400 people have been killed in an alarming wave of violence since the 2016 peace...
05:36, 07/27/2019

Ex-BJP Lawmaker Gets Life For RTI Activist's Murder In Gujarat A special CBI court today sentenced former BJP lawmaker Dinu Bogha Solanki and six others to life imprisonment for killing RTI activist Amit Jethwa in 2010 after he tried to expose illegal mining......
15:48, 07/11/2019

Activist Investor Challenges AT&T Over Strategy, Board Activist investor Elliott Management disclosed a $3.2 billion stake in AT&T, criticized the company’s strategy and called on the telecommunications giant to shed unnecessary assets. AT&T shares rose....
03:12, 09/10/2019

Brooklyn activist claims NYPD cop dousing was ‘fun that went too far’ A Brooklyn community activist said the gangbanger who was arrested Wednesday for the caught-on-camera water-soaking of cops in the borough had “no malicious intent.” “It was a little fun that went too...
07:48, 07/25/2019

Activist Investors Turn Up Heat on Bed Bath & Beyond Legion Partners Holdings LLC and other activists, including Macellum Advisors GP LLC and Ancora Advisors LLC, are pressuring Bed Bath & Beyond for change. Friday, Legion sued the housewares seller, ac...
18:48, 05/12/2019

Climate activist Greta Thunberg: We're still 'on square one' World leaders must show at an upcoming New York summit that they are heeding warnings on climate change, Greta Thunberg says. She made her remarks just days before she will travel to the US by boat to...
02:24, 08/06/2019

| Manyonga suffers painful exit in Rabat Juan Miguel Echevarria claimed victory in the long jump at the Rabat Diamond League meeting as SA's Luvo Manyonga was stretchered away with an ankle injury....
11:00, 06/17/2019

| Neymar out of PSG opener, exit talks "more advanced than before" Paris Saint-Germain have revealed that Neymar is closer to leaving the club after the Brazilian was dropped for the French champions' opening Ligue 1 match....
19:48, 08/10/2019

Ravens DT Pierce: Exit from minicamp my fault Ravens defensive tackle Michael Pierce says a mistake in his offseason strength and conditioning routine led to him reporting to mandatory minicamp in less-than-ideal shape....
04:48, 06/17/2019

Lampard says Chelsea need to 'move on' from Hazard exit "Chelsea manager Frank Lampard said there was no individual that could replace winger Eden Hazard, urging the club to move on from the loss of one of their greatest players."...
21:50, 08/13/2019

Passenger opens plane exit instead of toilet A passenger on a UK-Pakistan flight at Manchester Airport caused severe delays after opening the emergency exit door in an attempt to reach the bathroom while the plane was still on the ground....
13:12, 06/10/2019

Symantec Plunges After CEO Exit, Tepid Outlook Symantec Corp. Chief Executive Greg Clark abruptly resigned, sending shares of the antivirus software provider tumbling 13% in after-market trading. Sales guidance for the fiscal year also came in bel...
14:00, 05/10/2019

They Were ‘Comrades in Arms’ Against ISIS. Now the U.S. Is Eyeing the Exit. The commander of the Syrian Democratic Forces hopes U.S. forces will stay in Syria. But if they don’t, he is prepared to defend his militia’s hard-fought gains....
23:36, 05/12/2019

Spider-Man Star, Producer Address His Exit From the MCU At Disney's D23 Expo, Spider-Man star Tom Holland and Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige addressed the character's exit from the Marvel Cinematic Universe, after Disney and Sony Pictures were......
08:36, 08/26/2019

Despite Turkey's assurances, U.S. still eyes sanctions, F-35 exit The Trump administration still plans to impose sanctions on Turkey and remove it from a critical fighter jet program if the NATO ally acquires Russian air defenses, U.S. officials told Reuters, despit...
09:24, 07/03/2019

Stop picking on me, says Konta after Wimbledon exit Johanna Konta's often tetchy relationship with Britain's tennis media corps turned sour again as she accused them of "picking on me" after her quarter-final loss to Czech Barbora Strycova at Wimbledon...
22:12, 07/09/2019

Disbelieving LeBron 'stunned' by Magic's exit On his HBO show "The Shop," LeBron James said he was stunned and in disbelief when told before the Lakers' season finale that Magic Johnson had abruptly stepped down as president of basketball operati...
06:36, 05/05/2019

Egypt sack coach after exit from Cup of Nations "Egypt coach Javier Aguirre became the first casualty of the Africa Cup of Nations as he was sacked just hours after the hosts were bundled out of the tournament by South Africa in the round of 16."...
09:36, 07/07/2019

Hughton 'disappointed and surprised' by Brighton exit "Chris Hughton has admitted to being \"hugely disappointed and surprised\" after he was sacked as Brighton \u0026 Hove Albion manager earlier this month."...
13:48, 05/22/2019

LeBron James did not take Magic Johnson’s exit well: ‘Get the f–k out’ Much like the rest of the basketball world, LeBron James was stunned when Magic Johnson stepped down from his post as the Los Angeles Lakers’ president of basketball operations last month. James...
20:48, 05/05/2019

RPT-Despite Turkey's assurances, U.S. still eyes sanctions, F-35 exit The Trump administration still plans to impose sanctions on Turkey and remove it from a critical fighter jet program if the NATO ally acquires Russian air defenses, U.S. officials told Reuters, despit...
15:24, 07/03/2019

Ban Exit Polls "Misguiding" Voters: Goa Congress Asserting that neither the Election Commission (EC) nor the state and Central governments could be trusted on EVMs and counting of votes, Chandrakant Kavlekar, Leader of the Opposition in the Goa......
21:12, 05/21/2019

Nadal sends Millman to US Open exit "Three-times champion Rafa Nadal denied John Millman any chance of posting another fairytale run in New York as he cruised by the Australian 6-3 6-2 6-2 in the first round of the US Open on Tuesday."...
05:48, 08/29/2019

Dele: I'm 'not surprised' about Poch exit rumours "Dele Alli said he was not surprised that Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino was a man in demand following Tottenham\u0027s run to the Champions League final."...
12:00, 06/02/2019

Something else stinks on ESPN’s ‘First Take,’ leading to abrupt exit No, Jay Williams did not walk out on ESPN’s “First Take” hosts Max Kellerman and Stephen A. Smith because of any foul odors on the set. But something must have reeked enough to make ...
05:36, 05/08/2019

On Eve of Her Exit, May Denounces Political Rancor. Some Blame Her for It. In her valedictory speech Mrs. May attacked the “politics of winners and losers, of absolutes and of perpetual strife.” But critics says her leadership has stoked a growing Brexit crisis....
00:12, 07/18/2019

NFL notebook: Rosen opens up about Cards exit Now that Josh Rosen has made his move for a fresh start with the Miami Dolphins, the 22-year-old quarterback who experienced a disappointing rookie season with the Arizona Cardinals is ready to start ...
05:00, 05/15/2019

| Sangweni bemoans Matlaba Pirates exit Former Orlando Pirates defender Siyabonga Sangweni believes the club should not have let Thabo Matlaba leave as he still has a lot to offer with his experience and understanding of the team culture....
23:48, 06/24/2019

Nadal sends Millman to U.S. Open exit Three-times champion Rafa Nadal denied John Millman any chance of posting another fairytale run in New York as he cruised by the Australian 6-3 6-2 6-2 in the first round of the U.S. Open on Tuesday....
07:00, 08/28/2019

Univision Owners Seek Exit After Tumultuous Run Univision is exploring a possible sale, a move that would put an end to 12 years of private-equity ownership marked by an erosion of the Spanish-language broadcaster’s ratings dominance....
01:12, 07/05/2019

VAR under fire as Scotland exit after penalty retake Argentina pulled off an unprecedented women's World Cup fightback from 3-0 down to draw 3-3 with Scotland on Wednesday, but it will be the video assistant referee's decision to award a stoppage-time p...
02:24, 06/20/2019

The Latest: Exit polls: Danish opposition likely to win The Latest on Denmark's general election (all times local): 8:15 p.m. Exit polls in Denmark say that the opposition bloc that includes the center-left Social Democrats will get the most votes in the g...
20:48, 06/05/2019

Argentina make kit-astrophic exit from Pan Am Games Argentina's women's basketball team made a kit-astrophic exit from the Pan Am Games on Wednesday when they were forced to forfeit a preliminary round match to Colombia after showing up with the wrong ...
06:24, 08/08/2019

Grosjean was more worried about Haas F1 exit in '18 than this year Romain Grosjean says he was more worried about being dropped by the Haas Formula 1 team last year than he is in 2019 for clashes with team-mate Kevin Magnussen...
12:12, 08/02/2019

Exit polls in India indicate victory for Modi and the BJP Official results are to be released Thursday, but the polls suggest Prime Minister Narendra Modi would win reelection in the world’s largest democracy....
23:48, 05/19/2019

Islanders optimistic after turnaround despite playoff exit Despite getting swept in the Eastern Conference semifinals, the New York Islanders know they made big strides in their turnaround first season under president and general manager Lou Lamoriello and co...
04:00, 05/07/2019

| Coenie's exit sums up SA's S15 continuity crisis SA franchises are surrendering key players at too great a rate of knots these days to be able to build properly title-challenging teams, says Rob Houwing....
15:00, 05/13/2019

Tanzania fire coach after Cup of Nations exit "Tanzania have fired their national team coach Emmanuel Amunike after they failed to win a game at the Africa Cup of Nations and exited at the group stage."...
11:48, 07/09/2019

Schlumberger may sell or exit unprofitable units - CEO Schlumberger NV Chief Executive officer Olivier Le Peuch said on Wednesday the world's largest oilfield service provider would look to sell or exit businesses that do not meet its profit goals, less t...
21:36, 09/04/2019

Halep suffers another early U.S. Open exit Wimbledon champion Simona Halep's New York frustrations continued as the Romanian fourth seed suffered a shock 2-6 6-3 7-6(4) loss to American qualifier Taylor Townsend in second round action on Thurs...
00:36, 08/30/2019

Congress Will Do Much Better, Says Amarinder Singh After Exit Polls Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh today rejected the poll of polls results, saying that their accuracy was doubtful and that he expects the Congress to do much better, both at the national level.....
20:36, 05/19/2019

Activist who was 1st black woman mayor in Mississippi dies JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A civil rights activist who was the first African American woman to win a mayor’s race in Mississippi has died. Unita (yoo-NEE-tah) Blackwell was 86. Her son, Jeremiah Blac...
20:00, 05/14/2019

Kenyan activist arrested for allegedly plotting revolution A Kenyan police official says activist Boniface Mwangi is a person of interest in an alleged plot to stage a revolution against President Uhuru Kenyatta's government....
18:48, 05/06/2019

U.S. activist faces up to 20 years in prison for harboring migrants An Arizona activist charged with harboring two undocumented migrants faces trial on Wednesday in a case likely to set a precedent over what aid U.S. citizens can give to illegal border crossers....
18:00, 05/29/2019

Naked activist rides through town on a HORSE – but nobody cares A NAKED activist channeled Lady Godiva as she rode through Melbourne on a horse to raise awareness for climate change, but not many people seemed to care....
11:24, 05/13/2019

Barclays Activist Concedes Defeat in Bid for Board Seat Barclays saw off an effort by Edward Bramson to win a seat on its board, with the activist investor conceding defeat before the formal vote Thursday....
13:36, 05/02/2019

Closing arguments to be held in border activist’s trial TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Attorneys are scheduled to deliver closing statements on Friday in the criminal trial against a humanitarian aid volunteer who says he was fulfilling his duty to help others when ...
06:48, 06/07/2019

Ex-Gujarat BJP Lawmaker Given Life Sentence For RTI Activist's Murder A Special CBI Court in Gujarat's Ahmedabad on Thursday sentenced former BJP lawmaker Dinu Bogha Solanki from Gujarat's Saurashtra and six others to life imprisonment for the murder of RTI activist......
18:36, 07/11/2019

Activist Investors Circling Groupon as Shares Slump Groupon investors and a few outsiders—including several activist groups—are targeting shareholders who are dissatisfied with Groupon’s strategy of boosting its valuation by growing subscriptions....
13:24, 08/30/2019

UN agency demands justice for killed Pakistani activist ISLAMABAD (AP) — A top U.N. agency is demanding justice for Pakistani social media activist and blogger Mohammad Bilal Khan, killed in a knife attack in Islamabad earlier this month. Khan was an outsp...
10:48, 06/27/2019

This activist Thai band is living in exile: ‘We are really in danger’ BANGKOK — They are members of a folk music group living communally in the Southeast Asian nation of Laos, but they are in fear for their lives. The musicians from the band Faiyen fled their homes in n...
01:36, 05/30/2019

Steve Sawyer, Greenpeace Activist and Leader, Dies at 63 He was there when the ship the Rainbow Warrior was bombed in an antinuclear protest and helped evacuate an atoll contaminated by radioactive fallout....
04:24, 08/08/2019

Factbox: Activist investor Elliott's top European holdings U.S. activist hedge fund Elliott Management announced on Thursday it had taken a 2.1% stake in German agrichemicals and pharma company Bayer Here are some of New York-headquartered Elliott's top ...
18:00, 06/27/2019

U.S. activist tried to 'shield' migrants from Border Patrol: prosecutor An Arizona activist charged with harboring two undocumented migrants was part of a conspiracy to transport and "shield" the men from law enforcement, a prosecutor said on Wednesday at the opening of h...
03:48, 05/30/2019

Actress, singer and animal activist Doris Day dead at 97 Doris Day, versatile singer, actress, TV star, animal activist and radiant icon of sunny, funny femininity has died early Monday at age 97.        ...
16:36, 05/13/2019

Hong Kong demonstrators rally after activist arrests This is the 13th consecutive weekend of protests in Hong Kong. It all started in June over a controversial extradition bill, but evolved into a broader pro-democracy movement, with frequent violent cl...
21:48, 08/31/2019

Japan's daycare crisis is breeding a new kind of activist When Japanese politician Yuka Ogata decided to bring her seven-month-old child into Kumamoto's city assembly, she was hoping to set a precedent for working mothers. Instead, she embarked on a battle....
04:00, 07/08/2019

The Latest: Border activist who helped migrants now on trial TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — The Latest on the federal trial against a border activist charged with harboring migrants in Arizona (all times local): 6:10 p.m. A lawyer for a border activist being tried in Tuc...
05:12, 05/30/2019

| At UN, Hong Kong activist calls for more pressure on China Hong Kong activist Denise Ho urged the international community to increase pressure on China, in a speech to the UN rights council interrupted twice by a diplomat from Beijing....
14:12, 07/09/2019

Greta Thunberg: The teenage eco-activist who took the world by storm She has addressed world leaders and top economists, had an audience with the pope and been named Sweden's woman of the year. Now the teenage activist is set to sail across the Atlantic in a climate-ne...
08:12, 08/15/2019

Arizona border activist going on trial for helping migrants PHOENIX (AP) — A border activist charged with helping a pair of migrants with water, food and lodging is set to go on trial in U.S. court in Arizona. Defendant Scott Daniel Warren has argued that his ...
18:36, 05/28/2019

Gunmen attack prominent Colombian environmental activist One of Colombia’s most-prominent grassroots activists and winner of a prestigious international environmental prize was attacked at a meeting with community leaders...
06:36, 05/05/2019

Russian Activist Navalny Wasn't Poisoned, Officials Say Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny, who was being treated for a mysterious illness, wasn’t poisoned as he and his supporters have claimed, according to Russian medical officials....
21:24, 07/31/2019

Brexit party activist says he obtained Kim Darroch cables Steven Edginton says his name was left out of original story to avoid ‘possible controversy’New questions have emerged over leaks of confidential UK diplomatic cables criticising Donald Trump after a ...
20:48, 07/21/2019

Pakistani Blogger And Activist, Known For Criticism Of Army, Killed A 22-year-old Pakistani blogger and journalist known for criticising the country's military and the spy agency ISI was killed by a man in Islamabad, the police said today....
12:00, 06/17/2019

U.S. calls on China to release human rights activist The United States on Thursday called for China to immediately release an imprisoned veteran human rights activist, saying a Chinese court violated fundamental human freedoms this week when it sentence...
15:48, 08/01/2019

Deliberations to resume in trial of Arizona border activist TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Jurors are expected to resume deliberations in the trial of a border activist in Arizona accused of harboring immigrants who came to the U.S. illegally. The jury received the case...
20:48, 06/10/2019

Venezuelan activist's wife, daughter arrive in Spain The Spanish government says the wife and daughter of a prominent Venezuelan opposition activist have arrived in Madrid after leaving the Spanish ambassador's residence in Caracas....
18:36, 06/04/2019

Venezuelan activist’s wife, daughter arrive in Spain MADRID (AP) — The Spanish government says the wife and daughter of a prominent Venezuelan opposition activist have arrived in Madrid after leaving the Spanish ambassador’s residence in Caracas. ...
19:12, 06/04/2019

FIFA must act after death of Iran's 'Blue Girl,' says activist An Iranian activist is lashing out at FIFA following the death of a female fan who set herself on fire after she was denied access to a soccer stadium in Tehran....
01:24, 09/13/2019

ISS backs activist investor Kimmeridge's two nominees to PDC board Activist investor Kimmeridge Energy Management Co said on Friday shareholder advisory group ISS recommended two of its board nominees for PDC Energy Inc, a day after Glass Lewis backed the company's f...
00:48, 05/18/2019

Uber Must Act Against Those Who Harassed Disability Rights Activist: Centre The Centre has asked app-based cab aggregator Uber India to act against two of its drivers, who had allegedly harassed disability rights activist Arman Ali....
17:24, 07/04/2019

Prominent Russian Activist Hospitalized After More Than 1,000 Arrested in Protest Prominent Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny was transferred to a hospital from jail, where he was being held for calling for unauthorized protests the day before that led to a police crackdown ...
02:36, 07/29/2019

RPT-Activist investor Bramson may get bloody nose at Barclays AGM Activist investor Edward Bramson is likely to fail in his attempt to get a board seat at Barclays' annual meeting next week, even though shareholders are dissatisfied with performance of the group's i...
18:36, 04/28/2019

The activist in that iconic photo says she climbed on a car to declare, 'Sudan is for all' When she climbed atop a car this week during a mass sit-in in Sudan, a 22-year-old activist aimed to rouse a crowd already intent on forcing the nation's President to step down, she told CNN....
19:12, 04/28/2019

Uzbekistan says it will investigate harassment of Western rights activist Uzbekistan pledged on Monday to investigate a verbal attack by several of its citizens on a visiting Human Rights Watch researcher after HRW said the incident showed independent activists remained und...
19:24, 06/17/2019

Climate activist Greta Thunberg in Berlin: 'We will never stop' The Swedish teen activist has praised Germany's young protesters for sacrificing their education for the climate. Thunberg's movement calls on students around the work to skip school every Friday....
13:36, 07/19/2019

Billionaire activist Paul Singer reveals $3.2B stake in AT&T The hedge fund billionaire known for seizing an Argentine navy vessel as partial payment for a debt is taking aim at AT&T — the telecom behemoth that also owns HBO and CNN. Paul Singer’s Elliott Manag...
08:24, 09/10/2019

Saudi diplomat rejects activist's allegation he's a target A top Saudi diplomat says the kingdom has no information about an Arab activist living in Norway who says the CIA tipped Norwegian security about a threat against him emanating from Saudi Arabia....
22:00, 05/19/2019

US Moon Mission Successful As They Launched On Ekadashi: Ex-RSS Activist Space scientists in the US succeeded in their 39th attempt to send their craft to the moon because they had launched it on "Ekadashi", former Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh activist Sambhaji Bhide said.....
01:36, 09/10/2019

Generic version of HIV prevention drug on way after activist campaign Gilead Sciences, makers of HIV prevention drug Truvada, have announced that a generic version will be available as early as September 2020. Truvada, also called PrEP, is a daily pill that prevents tho...
23:48, 05/09/2019

Fortum will comment on activist proposals at Uniper when ready Finland's Fortum, Uniper's top shareholder, will state its position on activist proposals - some of which could trigger a breakup of the German firm - once it has formed a view, a spokeswoman for the ...
15:48, 05/20/2019

Saudi diplomat rejects activist’s allegation he’s a target DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A top Saudi diplomat says the kingdom has no information about an Arab activist living in Norway who says the CIA tipped Norwegian security about a threat against hi...
15:48, 05/19/2019

Dolphins' Flores taunts activist/WR Stills with Jay-Z playlist Brian Flores decided to pump up the volume on wide receiver Kenny Stills' disdain for Jay-Z with a practice playlist the Miami Dolphins' head coach said was intended to challenge the veteran receiver ...
23:00, 08/23/2019

Vegan activist who ‘rescued’ 16 rabbits killed nearly 100 in the process A vegan activist in Spain who claimed to have been attacked by an angry mob last week — after she “rescued” 16 rabbits from their farm — wound up causing the deaths of nearly 100 baby bunn...
14:48, 09/09/2019

Jury deliberations to continue in trial of border activist TUCSON – After about eleven and a half hours of deliberation, a jury in federal court said they were unable to reach a verdict in the trial of border activist Scott Warren. The jury indicated th...
07:12, 06/11/2019

David Koch, billionaire, GOP activist and philanthropist dies at 79 WASHINGTON (AP) — Billionaire industrialist David H. Koch, who with his older brother Charles was both celebrated and demonized for transforming American politics by pouring their riches into conserva...
22:36, 08/23/2019

Saoirse Kennedy Hill was a #MeToo champion and activist Saoirse Kennedy Hill was a champion for the #MeToo movement as part of her studies at Boston College, according to a Twitter account purportedly set up by her. Under the handle @saoirsekh, Hill fired ...
16:36, 08/02/2019

Thai government pressed over missing Lao activist Od Sayavong Human Rights Watch calls for information on fate of 34-year-old amid a spate of disappearances of activistsRights groups in Thailand have urged the government to investigate the apparent enforced disa...
08:24, 09/07/2019

The Latest: Hong Kong activist angry over decision on law HONG KONG (AP) — The Latest on a protest in Hong Kong against amendments to its extradition laws (all times local): 6:45 p.m. Prominent Hong Kong activist Agnes Chow has expressed anger over a decisio...
13:12, 06/10/2019

The Latest: Activist calls Mugabe a tyrant who killed many Human rights activist remembers Zimbabwe’s longtime leader Robert Mugabe as a tyrant who killed more black Africans than even the apartheid regime in South Africa...
17:12, 09/06/2019

Border activist Scott Warren to be retried on 2 charges TUCSON – Prosecutors announced Tuesday morning the border activists charged on harboring counts will have a retrial. During Scott Warren’s trial in June, defense attorneys argued he was just being kin...
21:12, 07/02/2019

UP Man, Son Allegedly Kill RSS Activist For Harassing Daughter, Arrested Two people have been arrested for allegedly killing a member of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) in Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar district, the police said today....
10:12, 09/16/2019

Ex-BJP Lawmaker Dinu Solanki, 6 Others Guilty Of Killing RTI Activist Former BJP lawmaker Dinu Solanki and six others were Saturday convicted by a special CBI court in Ahmedabad for killing RTI activist Amit Jethwa in 2010 as he tried to expose illegal mining activities...
19:36, 07/06/2019

'I have to go off': activist Sylvia Rivera on choosing to riot at Stonewall In a 1989 interview, the New York City LGBTQ activist and icon describes the tumult of the uprising in Greenwich VillageThe New York City LGBTQ activist and icon Sylvia Rivera discusses the Stonewall ...
13:12, 06/23/2019

Thai court affirms defamation judgment against UK activist An appeals court in Thailand has upheld a 10 million baht ($313,000) judgment against a British activist who was sued by a fruit canning company whose workers complained of alleged labor abuses...
14:36, 05/22/2019

UK police charge climate activist over Heathrow protest British police said on Monday they had charged a climate-change activist who last week attempted to disrupt Europe's biggest airport, London Heathrow....
22:37, 09/16/2019

Russia arrests suspect in killing of LGBT+ activist Russian police claim "personal" reasons rather than hate was behind the murder of LGBT+ activist Yelena Grigoryeva in Saint Petersburg last weekend. The suspect was identified as an "ex-convict born i...
23:48, 07/25/2019

UAE denies U.N. claim that detained activist Mansoor being tortured The United Arab Emirates (UAE) dismissed claims by U.N. human rights experts that prominent pro-democracy campaigner Ahmed Mansoor may be suffering treatment amounting to torture, state news agency WA...
22:12, 05/08/2019

Activist investor drives to put Callaway Golf up for sale As golfers stormed Pebble Beach, Calif., for the US Open Thursday, the world’s largest golf club manufacturer found itself under attack by an activist investor. Barry Rosenstein’s Jana Partners unveil...
05:24, 06/14/2019

Thousands of Colombians march to protest activist killings Thousands marched in cities around Colombia on Friday in protest of the murder of hundreds of human rights activists, a spat of deadly violence which the country has been unable to quell in spite of a...
10:00, 07/27/2019

Activist Gatemore snaps up Moss Bros stake An activist fund manager which pressed for a break-up of French Connection has turned its attention to another fashion chain by snapping up a 10% stake in Moss Bros, the suit-hire specialist....
23:00, 06/09/2019

Greenpeace activist: 'Mark Field needs anger management' Janet Barker recounts assault by suspended MP and says it will not stop her activismBruised and still shaken, Janet Barker is incredulous at the violent reaction of the Foreign Office minister Mark Fi...
18:48, 06/21/2019

UK Minister Suspended For Assaulting Activist Who Gatecrashed Event A minister in charge of India in the UK's Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) was suspended on Friday after footage showed him "grabbing" and forcibly ejecting a climate activist at a political......
20:36, 06/21/2019

Activist fights for women to be able to enter soccer stadiums Iranian football activist Maryam Shojaei urges FIFA to end the ban on female football fans being allowed to watch games in Iran, following the death of Sahar Khodayari....
20:48, 09/13/2019

Ferguson activist turned lawmaker resigns from Legislature ST. LOUIS (AP) — Bruce Franks Jr., a Ferguson activist who became a prominent urban voice in Missouri’s largely conservative Legislature, is giving up his House seat, in part due to mental healt...
17:00, 05/17/2019

Send us your questions for climate activist Greta Thunberg Got a question for the Swedish 16-year-old who started a youth climate revolution? Here’s your chance to ask her...On 20 August 2018, Greta Thunberg, then aged 15, did not attend her first day back at...
14:12, 05/24/2019

"Congress Must Die", Says Yogendra Yadav After Exit Polls Show NDA Win The exit polls that predicted a comfortable win for the NDA havegiven ammunition to Swaraj India chief Yogendra Yadav to shoot at the Congress, a party that he said "must die"....
13:00, 05/20/2019

Going down? Thyssenkrupp could exit elevator business as pressure grows Step into a lift and there is a two in three chance that it will have been built by one of four companies - US firm Otis, Swiss group Schindler, Finland's Kone or Thyssenkrupp of Germany....
18:36, 08/29/2019

Nissan CEO's exit hastened by independent directors, report says Outside directors Jenifer Rogers and Keiko Ihara, members of corporate governance committees created in the aftermath of the arrest of former chairman Carlos Ghosn, pushed for Saikawa's departure at a...
04:36, 09/13/2019

Reason for Giants exit is still eluding Landon Collins Did the Giants make a mistake by showing no interest in re-signing Landon Collins, allowing the hard-hitting safety to sign a huge deal with their NFC East rival Redskins? “They’ll find out Week 4,’’ ...
18:36, 05/11/2019

Leslie Jones to exit Saturday Night Live Studio 8H is about to lose a major presence: According to Variety, Leslie Jones is preparing to leave Saturday Night Live after five seasons to pursue film and other outside projects, like her upcomin...
00:12, 08/28/2019

Reaction to Celtic's miserable Champions League exit "Celtic\u0027s sensational defeat over two legs to CFR Cluj means they will now play in the Europa League knockout stages. We look at the fall out from their night to forget."...
13:00, 08/14/2019

Lions starters Davis, Ragnow exit with injuries Lions starting middle linebacker Jarrad Davis and center Frank Ragnow both had to be helped off the field after suffering injuries during Friday's preseason game....
05:48, 08/24/2019

Spider-Man may exit MCU, Sony and Disney don't do deal Negotiations broke down between Disney and Sony Pictures for future Spider-Man films, sending fans into a panic.        ...
18:36, 08/21/2019

Rupee Surges Against Dollar As Exit Polls Predict NDA Win Indian rupee surged as much as 86 paise or 1.22 per cent to 69.36 per dollar after exit polls predicted that the Bharatiya Janata Party led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) will win almost as many.....
15:36, 05/20/2019

Travis d’Arnaud copes with abrupt Mets exit Travis d’Arnaud bid his farewell. Mets fans waited nearly a decade for d’Arnaud to even partly resemble the man he grew up idolizing, but he never became this era’s Mike Piazza. On F...
23:48, 05/04/2019

England will go on to win a trophy after World Cup exit, says Lucy Bronze • Lionesses knocked out at semi-final stage again• Bronze disappointed with her performance against USALucy Bronze has said she “knows for a fact this team is going to win a trophy” after England lost...
03:12, 07/04/2019

‘Emotional’ time at WFAN after Chris Carlin’s exit It was the morning after at WFAN following the abrupt exit of mid-day host Chris Carlin. Carlin announced on Twitter on Wednesday that it was his last day on the show he co-hosts with Maggie Gray and ...
18:00, 09/12/2019

As Draghi Gets Ready to Exit, His Legacy Remains Contested A revolt among ECB rate setters didn’t stop President Mario Draghi from delivering a last stimulus, but their skepticism and fatigue with his policies and leadership style suggest the far-reaching cha...
02:24, 09/14/2019

Trump announces exit of top WH lawyer Emmet Flood President Trump announced the departure of top White House attorney Emmet Flood, who represented the administration in Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russia probe....
00:24, 06/02/2019

Exit stage far right: behind the pro-Trump play hitting Washington DC In what’s been called ‘Hamilton for the MAGA crowd’, Dean Cain heads up a dramatic retelling of the controversial anti-Trump FBI texts aimed at a rightwing audienceIt was not your typical Broadway or ...
17:48, 06/14/2019

F1's Norris: McLaren right to take Alonso Indy 500 exit on the chin McLaren did the right thing in taking Fernando Alonso's shock failure to qualify for the Indianapolis 500 "on the chin", reckons its Formula 1 driver Lando Norris...
22:12, 05/22/2019

Purplebricks pays price for rapid expansion with U.S. exit Purplebricks Group Plc said on Wednesday it would pull out of the U.S. market in the latest setback for the British online estate agent, which is preparing to exit Australia after admitting it had cha...
10:48, 07/03/2019

Two Novartis Researchers Exit Amid Data Scandal Novartis has replaced two research executives at the unit that makes Zolgensma, the world’s most expensive drug, in the wake of a data-manipulation scandal that surfaced recently....
06:36, 08/15/2019

Theresa May to hold talks with ministers in bid to stave off exit PM clinging on despite extreme pressure from her party to quit as soon as EU elections are overFollow all the latest updates – politics liveTheresa May is trying to slow her departure from No 10 by me...
16:12, 05/23/2019

Africa Cup of Nations: Tanzania must learn from exit, says Amuneke Tanzania's head coach Emmanuel Amuneke says the Africa Cup of Nations has been a real 'eye-opener' for the Taifa Stars following an early exit in Egypt....
01:36, 07/04/2019

KPN core profits gain despite network outage, CEO exit KPN reported a 3.6% gain in core profits for the second quarter, despite suffering a major network outage that coincided with news that CEO Executive Maximo Ibarra would be leaving the Dutch telecoms ...
08:36, 07/24/2019

BMW's WEC exit prompted da Costa to chase his new Jota drive New Jota Sport driver Antonio Felix da Costa targeted a return to the World Endurance Championship as soon as he knew BMW was ending its GTE campaign...
18:12, 08/30/2019

Dozen Goldman partners could possibly exit by 2019-end: WSJ As many as a dozen partners at Goldman Sachs Group Inc are negotiating an exit from the bank and are likely to leave by the end of 2019, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday....
04:00, 09/05/2019

Barty unfazed by shock early exit in Toronto World number one Ash Barty fell at the first hurdle in a U.S. Open tune-up at the Rogers Cup on Tuesday but the Australian was not about to let the shock defeat rattle her confidence ahead of the seas...
11:12, 08/07/2019

Paper Round: Maguire angry over Leicester exit "Harry Maguire wants out, Manchester United won\u0027t sell on the cheap, Arsenal bid for Kieran Tierney and Philippe Coutinho is open to a Liverpool return."...
10:00, 07/14/2019

Opinion: Disappointment and hope in Germany's World Cup exit Germany are out of the Women's World Cup. DW's Jonathan Harding thinks that although the defeat was deserved and the manner of the exit was disappointing, this Germany team is right at the start of th...
01:12, 06/30/2019

'Get Ready for Brexit': PR campaign to prepare public for EU exit A £100m public information campaign urging people to make sure they are prepared for Britain's departure from the EU has been launched by the government....
20:36, 09/01/2019

Exit from mainstream looms after Orban rejects EU conservative The leader of Germany's conservatives said she expected Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban's Fidesz party would quit Europe's main center-right group after he withdrew support for the bloc's candid...
23:12, 05/06/2019

Ribery to play on for a couple of seasons after Bayern exit "Bayern Munich winger Franck Ribery plans to play on for a few more seasons after leaving the Bavarians at the end of the current campaign, he said on Tuesday."...
15:24, 05/07/2019

Late arrival nearly meant early PGA exit for Lipsky A late arrival nearly meant an early exit from the PGA Championship for David Lipsky on Friday after the American failed to make his second round tee time and was handed a two-stroke penalty....
01:36, 05/18/2019

Canada rues 'Gretzky' moment during World Cup exit Canada crashed out of the women's World Cup on Monday with a 1-0 loss to Sweden that left many wondering why the country's most prolific goal scorer was not called upon for a late penalty that would h...
03:24, 06/25/2019

Greek conservatives take strong lead in exit poll Greece's opposition conservatives were on track to return to power by a landslide on Sunday, exit polls suggested, unseating incumbent leftists blamed for pushing the crisis-hit country further into d...
20:00, 07/07/2019

Mindtree top bosses exit days after L&T takes control Mindtree Ltd said on Friday its top bosses, including Chief Executive Officer Rostow Ravanan, have submitted their resignations to the board, days after conglomerate Larsen & Toubro Ltd (L&T) took a c...
16:00, 07/05/2019

Uganda part company with Desabre after Cup of Nations exit "Uganda have parted company with coach Sebastien Desabre despite performing above expectations at the Africa Cup of Nations where they reached the last 16."...
11:48, 07/07/2019

Dozen Goldman partners could possibly exit by 2019-end -WSJ As many as a dozen partners at Goldman Sachs Group Inc are negotiating an exit from the bank and are likely to leave by the end of 2019, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday....
04:24, 09/05/2019

Tennis: No surprise as Kerber shown the exit in first round Angelique Kerber's campaign to complete a career slam was cut short in the French Open first round on Sunday, but that came as no surprise considering the former world number one was playing on her le...
20:48, 05/26/2019

Very difficult for PM May's successor to pursue a no deal exit: Hammond British finance minister Philip Hammond said on Sunday it would be very difficult for Prime Minister Theresa May's successor to bypass the will of parliament and seek to take Britain out of the Europe...
15:00, 05/26/2019

Exit Australia on penalties as Kerr misses from the spot Australian star Sam Kerr flunked her spot kick as the Matildas lost a penalty shoot-out to Norway after a pulsating last 16 Women's World Cup clash in Nice Saturday....
02:36, 06/23/2019

Early Australia exit heaps pressure on embattled FFA A calamitous penalty shootout loss to Norway was a fitting end to a chaotic women's World Cup campaign for an Australia team haunted by the shock sacking of former coach Alen Stajcic....
14:24, 06/24/2019

Porsche's New Race Car Says No to Turbos and Yes to Side Exit Exhaust Porsche has been pretty tight lipped about this new RSR model until it was unveiled on Saturday at Goodwood during the Festival of Speed. Taking over from one of the most successful motorsport models ...
18:25, 07/06/2019

Exit poll gives Tokayev 70% of vote in Kazakh election Kazakhstan's interim president, Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, has won 70.13% of the vote in Sunday's presidential election, according to an exit poll carried out by local pollster Kogamdyk Pikir Institute....
21:12, 06/09/2019

KTM boss Beirer: Zarco had tears in his eyes over KTM exit Johann Zarco had "tears in his eyes" as he requested an early end to his KTM MotoGP contract, according to the Austrian marque's motorsport boss Pit Beirer...
21:48, 08/13/2019

U.K. Envoy's Exit Feeds British Worries of Isolation The resignation this week of Britain’s ambassador to Washington under duress has set off a period of self-examination in the U.K. as the nation struggles to find its place in the world ahead of its pl...
00:36, 07/12/2019

PG&E to hold sole rights to bankruptcy exit plan - WSJ A judge overseeing PG&E Corp's bankruptcy case allowed the California utility to hold on to sole rights to its Chapter 11 exit plan, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday....
09:12, 08/17/2019

India's Modi set to win election, exit polls show Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ruling alliance is likely to win a clear majority in parliament after a mammoth general election that ended on Sunday, most exit polls showed, a far better showin...
17:36, 05/19/2019

UPDATE 1-Sweden's Kinnevik to exit investment in Millicom Investment company Kinnevik AB plans to divest its shareholding in telecommunications and media company Millicom International Cellular SA through a public offering and a distribution to Kinnevik's sh...
10:48, 06/04/2019

PG&E bondholders propose bankruptcy exit plan worth up to $30 bln A committee of bondholders of PG&E Corp's utility unit on Tuesday proposed a bankruptcy reorganization plan that would inject up to $30 billion to help the California power provider emerge from Chapte...
01:36, 06/26/2019

Sensex Jumps Over 950 Points After Exit Polls Predict NDA Win Domestic stock markets started Monday's session on a strong note, with the Sensex soaring more than 950 points, a day after exit polls predicted that the Bharatiya Janata Party will win almost as many...
08:24, 05/20/2019

Indian Leader Likely to Keep Power, Exit Polls Suggest Indian exit polls suggest Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the nationalist leader who has dominated Indian politics since he swept into power in 2014, could get another five years leading the world’s lar...
17:36, 05/19/2019

Multimatic considering options after Ford's factory WEC, IMSA exit Multimatic Motorsport is pursuing numerous options to remain in international sportscar competition following Ford's decision to withdraw factory support for its World Endurance Championship and IMSA ...
15:48, 05/02/2019

Theresa May faces ultimatum: set your exit date or quit now 1922 Committee discusses prime minister’s fate as anger grows over Brexit failureExecutive members of the 1922 Committee are preparing to ask Theresa May to step down immediately if she fails to set o...
18:48, 05/14/2019

‘Constant chaos’: Senate Republicans eye summer exit Senate Republicans’ long, hot summer of Trump is finally ending. And for many in the GOP, it can’t come soon enough. In just the month of July, the party has weathered a flurry of racist tweets from P...
12:12, 08/01/2019

"Every Exit Poll Can't Be Wrong": Omar Abdullah On BJP Win Prediction National Conference leader Omar Abdullah, one of the most forceful critics of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has reacted to the exit polls that project a BJP win in Lok Sabha elections...
20:36, 05/19/2019

Brett Yormark’s exit from Barclays a blow for boxing The future of boxing in Brooklyn faces an uncertain future now that billionaire Joe Tsai is officially the new owner the Nets and Barclays Center. His takeover has triggered the resignation of Brett Y...
02:48, 08/17/2019

Osaka's Birmingham exit gives Barty shot at number one French Open champion Ashleigh Barty could become the first Australian woman to top the tennis rankings in more than 40 years if she wins the Nature Valley Classic in Birmingham following Naomi Osaka's...
06:48, 06/21/2019

Sources: AB eyed advice to expedite Raiders exit Antonio Brown sought advice from professional social media consultants for ideas on how to accelerate his release from the Oakland Raiders, sources told ESPN....
21:12, 09/08/2019

Hulkenberg outlines "bundle of factors" behind Renault F1 exit Nico Hulkenberg thinks Renault's poor Formula 1 results tipped it "over the edge" with its driver choice, as he explained the "bundle of factors" he believes cost him his seat...
18:12, 08/30/2019

Migrant activist’s arrest in Arizona has Good Samaritans spooked AJO, Ariz. — Ever since federal agents arrested a local activist for helping two illegal immigrants in this parched desert town near the Mexican border last year, residents are thinking twice about be...
22:12, 06/30/2019

Arab activist says Norway warned him of potential Saudi threat A prominent Arab pro-democracy campaigner living in political asylum in Norway said he had been warned by the Norwegian security services about a possible threat against him from Saudi Arabia....
20:36, 05/09/2019

Equestrian filmed whipping activist was crushed to death by her horse A UK equestrian who faced charges for whipping animal rights activists during a hunt died when she was crushed to death by a horse, a probe into her demise revealed. Jane Miller, 57, was riding her ho...
19:48, 08/15/2019

Occidental urges shareholders to reject activist Icahn's proposal Occidental Petroleum Corp on Tuesday called on its shareholders to reject https://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/797468/000114036119012312/nc10003014x1_prec14a.htm activist investor Carl Icahn's move...
01:12, 07/03/2019

Thai anti-military activist injured in street assault BANGKOK (AP) — A Thai activist opposed to the military’s role in politics says he was assaulted by a group of unknown men, in the latest in a series of such attacks. Sirawith Seritiwat says five...
13:12, 06/03/2019

Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg set to dock in New York FILE – In this Aug. 14, 2019 file photo, Climate change activist Greta Thunberg waves from the Malizia II boat in Plymouth, England. Thunberg has crossed the Atlantic on a zero-emissions sailboa...
17:48, 08/28/2019

Climate activist Greta Thunberg completes Atlantic journey The activist has made the 14-day carbon-free journey on a yacht featuring solar panels and electricity-producing turbines. She has called for states to take bold action and reverse climate change befo...
18:12, 08/28/2019

World Cup soccer: Activist Megan Rapinoe says she is 'extremely American' United States Women's National Team forward Megan Rapinoe said she is "extremely American" when asked to respond to critics who say her words or actions are anti-American....
23:24, 07/05/2019

Elizabeth Warren ‘should apologize’ at Native American forum: activist Liberal presidential contender Sen. Elizabeth Warren is set to take part in a candidate forum Monday in Iowa on issues affecting Native Americans, and participants say it will be hard to ignore the Ma...
10:36, 08/18/2019

Prosecutors Are Still Trying to Convict Activist Who Gave Water to Migrants in the Desert Last month, the jury in the case of a migrant aid activist facing up to 20 years in prison for providing food, water, and shelter for immigrants making the trek through the desert was deadlocked. Don’...
03:48, 07/04/2019

Tanzania opposition activist found beaten, dumped in village A Tanzanian opposition activist has been found beaten and unconscious at a village in the country's southern highlands five days after unidentified people abducted him, stoking new fears of an opposit...
15:12, 05/09/2019

Extradition law is 'final nail' in Hong Kong's coffin: activist A Hong Kong independence activist said on Tuesday that proposed amendments to the city's legal system that would allow captured fugitives to be sent to China could deal a fatal blow to the territory's...
21:24, 06/04/2019

CIA warns Arab activist of potential threat from Saudi Arabia Pro-democracy campaigner Iyad el-Baghdadi has been vocal critic of Saudi crown princeThe CIA has warned Norway that a prominent Arab activist who is living in the country under asylum protection is fa...
13:00, 05/07/2019

White Nationalist Gets Life For Killing Activist During 2017 US Protests An American neo-Nazi who killed an activist when he rammed his car into a group of counter-protesters during a white supremacist rally was jailed for life without parole on Friday....
03:24, 06/29/2019

UK far-right activist Tommy Robinson convicted in contempt-of-court case Judges on Friday found British far-right activist Tommy Robinson to be in contempt of court after he filmed defendants during a trial last year and posted the footage on social media, breaching report...
20:12, 07/05/2019

Poland: Furor over 'rainbow madonna' LGBT activist arrest An activist appropriated an icon of the Virgin Mary's halo with the LGBT rainbow colors — and is now facing charges. Her protest against the Catholic Church's intolerance has highlighted a significant...
01:24, 05/11/2019

Anti-vaccine activist charged for assault of California senator The man behind a petition drive to recall a California state senator and physician pushing for tougher vaccine requirements was charged on Wednesday with assault after livestreaming himself shoving th...
09:24, 08/22/2019

Swedish teen climate activist to sail into New York for U.N. summit Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg was expected to sail into New York Harbor on Wednesday in a zero-carbon emissions vessel, completing her 14-day journey from England to partake in a United Nati...
19:48, 08/28/2019

Arizona border activist trial ends in hung jury TUCSON – A final verdict could not be reached for a man accused of harboring and conspiring to transport undocumented immigrants Tuesday afternoon –resulting in a hung jury. BREAKING: Hung jury in th...
06:24, 06/12/2019

Climate Activist Greta Thunberg, 16, To Sail The Atlantic For UN Summit Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg said Monday that she would cross the Atlantic on a racing sailboat to attend a UN climate summit in New York in September....
00:36, 07/30/2019

AT&T should consider selling DirecTV, focus on 5G and core businesses, activist investor says An activist investor with a $3.2-billion stake in AT&T is urging the media company to make strategic changes to improve its business and stock price.       ...
23:12, 09/09/2019

Trump calls activist shareholder moves on AT&T 'great news' U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday weighed in on activist investor Elliott Management Corp's moves targeting AT&T Inc , calling the hedge fund's actions "great news" and repeating his criticism of ...
17:36, 09/09/2019

Indian-American Activist Who Shouted At Jeff Bezos Arrested Indian-American activist Priya Sawhney, who interrupted Amazon Founder and CEO Jeff Bezos'' on-stage talk, has been arrested on trespassing and burglary charges, according to media reports....
13:48, 06/08/2019

De Blasio tangles with student activist over school diversity efforts An irritated Mayor Bill de Blasio pointedly defended his school diversity efforts on WNYC Friday after a teen caller questioned his sense of urgency. Phoning in to the Brian Lehrer show, student Tiffa...
02:36, 06/08/2019

AT&T hires Goldman Sachs to defend against activist hedge fund AT&T has hired Goldman Sachs to defend itself against activist investor Paul Singer, whose hedge fund is calling on the company to sell assets, including its DirectTV satellite service, The Post has l...
21:24, 09/09/2019

Ugandan activist Bobi Wine condemns killing of his supporter Ugandan musician and opposition leader Bobi Wine is urging police to investigate the death of one of his supporters who died from injuries sustained during torture by unknown abductors...
17:36, 08/06/2019

South Sudan sentences prominent activist to more prison time JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — A South Sudan court has sentenced a prominent activist and economist to two years in prison. Relatives wept on Tuesday as Peter Biar Ajak and five other men were sentenced. Th...
15:00, 06/11/2019

How Cognizant's digital evolution was derailed by an activist investment firm By constricting Cognizant's growth-first strategy during a time of re-invention and acquisitions, critics say that activist firm Elliot Management undermined the firm's pioneering efforts in the digit...
07:36, 05/28/2019

The Latest: Activist’s lawyer: Prosecutors didn’t prove case TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — The Latest on (all times local): 11 a.m. A lawyer for an Arizona border activist on trial on charges that he harbored immigrants in the country illegally says prosecutors haven...
20:24, 06/07/2019

Schwarzenegger teams up with activist Greta Thunberg at climate summit A top climate summit organized by Arnold Schwarzenegger's environmental organization has opened in Vienna. Swedish youth activist Greta Thunberg spoke at the opening of a failure by the leaders in att...
13:24, 05/28/2019

Russian LGBTQ activist murdered after name is listed on ‘gay-hunting’ website An LGBTQ rights activist was murdered in Russia on Sunday after her name was published on a website that offers prizes to users for “hunting” gay people, according to a report. Yelena Grig...
04:36, 07/24/2019

Russian Activist Navalny Returns to Jail After Mystery Illness Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny was discharged from a hospital, where he was being treated for a mysterious illness, and returned to jail to finish serving time for organizing unauthorized pr...
01:00, 07/30/2019

Nigeria security agents arrest activist for calling for revolution Nigerian security agents arrested Omoyele Sowore, an activist, news organization founder and former presidential candidate who was calling for revolution, the security agency said on Sunday....
21:12, 08/04/2019

D.E. Shaw's top shareholder activist Koffey leaves hedge fund Hedge fund manager Quentin Koffey, who joined D.E. Shaw & Co two years ago from Elliott Management Corp to lead its shareholder activism strategy, has left to join Senator Investment Group LP, the......
04:00, 05/24/2019

Slain Russian gay-rights activist had received threats: campaigner A Russian activist for LGBT rights who was fatally stabbed in St Petersburg had regularly received death threats and reported them to police, who did nothing to protect her before she was murdered, a ...
15:48, 07/23/2019

EBay to Post Earnings Amid Pressure From Activist Investors EBay will announce its second-quarter earnings after markets close, as the online marketplace evaluates whether it could sell or spin off assets such as its classifieds business and StubHub....
13:00, 07/17/2019

Hong Kong activist vows to resist extradition bill TOKYO (AP) — A prominent Hong Kong student activist says many residents were angered by a decision by the territory’s leader to move ahead with a controversial extradition bill despite a massive...
15:24, 06/10/2019

Elgar Parishad Case: Another Activist Refuses To Depose Before Panel Sudhir Dhawale, an activist with alleged Maoist links, on Saturday became the second accused in the Pune Elgar Parishad case after Surendra Gadling to refuse to depose before the inquiry commission......
19:01, 09/07/2019

Pakistan's army denies 'state agencies' killed activist Pakistan's army has condemned the killing of an outspoken critic of the country's political and military leaders, saying state security forces were not responsible for his death....
21:12, 06/18/2019

Jury deadlocks over activist who gave migrants food and shelter Scott Daniel Warren faced up to 20 years in prison in a case aid groups said would have wide implications on their work A US jury could not reach a verdict Tuesday against a border activist who, defen...
11:24, 06/12/2019

Activist, Georgia mayor clash over renaming street for Obama VALDOSTA, Ga. (AP) — A civil rights activist clashed with a Georgia mayor over a proposal to rename a street for former President Barack Obama. The Valdosta Daily Times reports police escorted 80-year...
19:12, 05/24/2019

Kenyan author, LGBT activist Binyavanga Wainaina dead at 48 NAIROBI, Kenya — One of Africa’s best-known authors and gay rights activists, Binyavanga Wainaina, has died at age 48, a colleague and friend said Wednesday. The Kenyan author died Tuesday night...
15:24, 05/23/2019

Vegan activist ‘covered in blood’ after being attacked by angry farmers Being a vegan activist is apparently tough and dangerous work. Video posted on Instagram shows a woman — who goes by the name “Mythical Mia” — claiming to be “covered in ...
02:00, 09/06/2019

Former tenant charged in killing of Louisiana civil rights activist A former tenant of Baton Rouge civil rights activist Sadie Roberts-Joseph has been arrested and charged with her murder, police in Louisiana said on Tuesday....
22:48, 07/16/2019

Vegan activist denies killing 100 rabbits during ‘rescue’ mission A Spain-based vegan activist accused of causing the deaths of nearly 100 bunnies defended her disastrous rescue mission and told The Post Thursday that she’s received “constant, extreme r...
21:12, 09/12/2019

Afghan activist: Any peace deal must ensure women’s rights An Afghan women’s rights activist is urging the international community to ensure that the rights of women are not compromised to reach a political deal with the Taliban, who severely repressed women ...
23:36, 07/26/2019

Hong Kong activist seeks U.S. support for pro-democracy protests Hong Kong pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong said on Saturday he was seeking the support of U.S. lawmakers for the demands of his fellow protesters who have led months of streets demonstrations, inclu...
22:24, 09/14/2019

Sedition Case Against Activist Shehla Rashid For Tweets Against Army A case under the sedition law was filed against activist Shehla Rashid earlier this week for her tweets in which she had claimed that the armed forces were "entering houses" in Jammu and Kashmir and.....
14:48, 09/06/2019

Corporate activist Elliott outspending rivals: Lazard data Elliott Management Corp, Paul Singer's $35 billion hedge fund, has outspent all rivals in pushing for corporate changes like spin-offs, mergers, and management overhauls this year....
10:00, 07/10/2019

Arab activist in Norway details his Saudi work before threat COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — An Arab activist living in Norway says he’s been given protection by two different Norwegian entities after the CIA informed officials of an unspecified threat against...
13:48, 05/13/2019

Rights Activist Irom Sharmila Gives Birth To Twins On Mother's Day Human rights activist Irom Sharmila, also known as "Iron Lady of Manipur", gave birth to twin girls on Sunday, which also marked "Mother's Day", at a hospital in Bengaluru....
12:12, 05/13/2019

Fridays for Future climate activist denounces RWE at shareholders' meeting Luisa Neubauer told RWE shareholders their company's long affair with coal needed to end soon. A leader for the German Fridays for Future movement, she said the energy giant bears responsibility for t...
17:48, 05/03/2019

The Body Shop goes green again with refill stations and 'activist zones' Chain tests new concept store in bid to revive activist spirit of founder Anita RoddickThe Body Shop has opened a UK concept store that aims to mark a return to the activist roots of its late founder,...
16:00, 09/17/2019

Trial of Arizona activist charged with harboring migrants begins TUCSON – The trial of an Arizona activist charged with harboring migrants illegally began Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Tucson. Scott Daniel Warren /Arizona State University/ Courtesy: NBC...
01:48, 05/30/2019

Activist Gautam Navlakha Was In Contact With Hizbul Mujahideen: Police Activist Gautam Navlakha and the Naxal groups he was associated with were in touch with Hizbul Mujahideen and Kashmiri separatist leaders, Pune Police claimed before the Bombay High Court on......
01:12, 07/25/2019

"Why Keep War And Peace At Home?" Bombay High Court To Arrested Activist The Bombay High Court on Wednesday asked Elgar Parishad-Bhima Koregaon case accused Vernon Gonsalves to explain why he kept "objectionable material" like a copy of Leo Tolstoy's "War and Peace" and......
07:24, 08/29/2019

Kenyan author, LGBT activist Binyavanga Wainaina dies at 48 NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A colleague and friend of Kenyan author Binyavanga Wainaina says he has died at age 48. Tom Maliti, the chairman of the Kwani Trust which Wainaina founded, says the author died T...
10:48, 05/22/2019

Gifted-and-talented purge will spark Asian exodus: activist A radical proposal by city officials to scrap gifted-and-talented programs as part of a larger overhaul of the school system will cause a flood of Asian parents to flee the city, a community organizer...
02:12, 08/29/2019

Teen climate activist prepares to sail to US to avoid flying Greta Thunberg is making her trans-Atlantic trip on board a 60-ft yacht fitted with solar panels and underwater turbines that produce electricity onboard -- with the aim of making the journey zero-car...
03:48, 08/14/2019

Kenyan Author and LGBT Activist Binyavanga Wainaina Has Died at 48 (NAIROBI, Kenya) — One of Africa’s best-known authors, Binyavanga Wainaina, has died at age 48, a colleague and friend said Wednesday. Tom Maliti, the chairman of the Kwani Trust which Wai...
12:48, 05/22/2019

Bahrain activist jailed after Grand Prix criticism is released Najah Yusuf pardoned following three years in prison for Facebook post against race and regimeAn activist who was assaulted, tortured and imprisoned for three years for criticising the Formula One rac...
21:24, 08/10/2019

No charges in Kentucky anti-abortion activist assault case LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky grand jury has declined to indict a Louisville woman accused of attacking an 82-year-old anti-abortion protester while leaving a woman’s clinic. Court records s...
17:00, 06/21/2019

ACLU sues FBI, Border Patrol, ICE over 'secret' activist database The ACLU is suing the FBI and two other agencies on behalf of three activists who say they were harassed and detained at the border as part of a secret government anti-immigration program....
16:00, 07/24/2019

Tommy Robinson jailed: what is contempt of court and why was the far-right activist guilty of it? Tommy Robinson has been jailed for contempt of court over a video he broadcast on Facebook featuring defendants in a criminal trial - in breach of a reporting ban....
19:48, 07/11/2019

Activist Jana to push again for changes at Outback owner Bloomin' Brands Activist hedge fund Jana Partners on Friday disclosed a large new stake in Outback Steakhouse owner Bloomin' Brands Inc , returning for the second time in nearly two years to push for fresh changes......
00:36, 08/31/2019

Climate activist Greta Thunberg to Trump: 'Listen to the science' Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg said her message to President Trump would be to believe the climate is in danger because of human activities....
20:12, 08/30/2019

GOP activist sues Rhode Island over launch of sports betting PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A Republican activist is suing over sports betting in Rhode Island, saying the state should have sought voter approval before legalizing and launching it. Daniel Harrop said Th...
18:24, 05/02/2019

Motion denied to dismiss indictment of Arizona border activist TUCSON – The motion to dismiss the indictment of an activist arrested for allegedly harboring migrants who crossed the southern border was denied by a judge last week. Back in January 2018, Scot...
07:48, 05/29/2019

Arizona border activist to stand trial for helping migrants TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — A federal trial is scheduled to begin in Tucson for a border activist charged with harboring migrants and conspiring to transport and harbor two Mexican men who were in the U.S. i...
08:48, 05/29/2019

A Houston Activist Invited ICE to a Community Meeting. Now, He Faces Deportation. Roland Gramajo, 40, is being held in federal custody pending deportation proceedings. His family believes he drew the authorities’ attention only because of the meeting....
11:24, 09/10/2019

Far-right activist Tommy Robinson jailed again in UK as his supporters clash with police British far-right activist Tommy Robinson has been sentenced again to prison Thursday after being found in contempt of court, sparking clashes between police and his supporters in London....
21:24, 07/11/2019

| Zimbabwe doctors march to support 'abducted' union activist Hundreds of Zimbabwean doctors and nurses have marched in Harare to protest the suspected kidnapping of a doctors' union leader by security forces for organising a slew of strikes....
19:24, 09/16/2019

Indian Markets Rally on Modi Exit Poll Lead Indian markets cheered as exit polls suggested Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set for another five years at the helm of Asia’s third- largest economy....
15:48, 05/20/2019

US Denies Planning To Exit Major Arms Control Agreement The United States, which plans to exit a major arms control agreement later this week, denied a Russian accusation on Tuesday that it was also planning to quit the international treaty that bans the.....
22:36, 07/30/2019

Arun Jaitley's "Albatross" Dig At Gandhis Over Exit Poll Predictions Union Minister Arun Jaitley launched an unsparing attack on the Gandhi family that is at the helm of affairs in the Congress, a day after exit polls predicted a mammoth win for his party in the Lok......
14:48, 05/20/2019

Two top fixed-income portfolio managers exit Eaton Vance Bond fund managers Kathleen Gaffney and Henry Peabody left Eaton Vance Corp at the end of June and have been replaced by existing members of the firm's fixed-income team, a spokeswoman told Reuters....
18:36, 07/19/2019

Kylian Mbappé casts doubt on future at PSG after hinting at possible exit • Striker talks of career ‘turning point’ and may leave French club• Toni Kroos agrees contract extension to 2023 with Real MadridKylian Mbappé surprised the Ligue 1 awards ceremony audience on Sunday...
13:36, 05/20/2019

German economy ministry expects law on coal exit by end of year The German Economy Ministry said on Thursday it expected a law on the country's coal exit to be decided by the end of the year, adding talks with utility RWE - which wants billions of euros in compens...
09:00, 07/04/2019

Exit Polls Not Final Decision, But Hint At BJP's Win: Nitin Gadkari Union minister Nitin Gadkari on Monday said the exit polls are not the "final decision" but indicate that the BJP will once again come to power, riding on the development work done by the NDA......
13:00, 05/20/2019

Pressure for new confidence vote if PM May does not set exit date: 1922 treasurer If Prime Minister Theresa May does not set a resignation date on Friday there will be overwhelming pressure to change the Conservative Party's rules over when her leadership can be challenged, the tre...
13:24, 05/23/2019

VW truck brand to invest $344 million in Brazil after Ford exit Volkswagen AG truck brand Scania said on Tuesday it will invest 1.4 billion reais ($344.14 million) to modernize its Brazilian factory in Sao Bernardo do Campo, an industrial city near Sao Paulo....
00:24, 05/22/2019

5.6 Lakh People Tweeted On Exit Polls In 24 Hours: Twitter As majority of exit polls predicted victory for the BJP-led NDA at the centre, Twitter recorded nearly 5.6 lakh tweets related to exit polls in 24 hours, the company said today....
21:12, 05/21/2019