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Tesla warns California customers to charge their EVs ahead of outages

With dry weather and windy conditions on the horizon, California's Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) utility is planning a mass power outage to prevent electricity lines from sparking wildfir...

Tesla warns California customers to charge their EVs ahead of outages

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California wildfire risk may cause power outages in 30 counties for more than 600,000 customers The largest utility in California has warned it may cut off power for large parts of the northern part of the Golden State starting Wednesday and lasting into the week to prevent its equipment from sparking wildfires during expected warm, windy weather. ...
11:39 2019-10-09

California’s power outage means problems for electric cars. Tesla says charge up, quick. A San Francisco Bay Area power utility shut off power to more than half a million customers amid a wildfire threat, and Tesla vehicles flashed a warning to charge up beforehand....
02:39 2019-10-10

Target CEO Brian Cornell reiterates forecast, apologizes to customers for weekend outages Target CEO Brian Cornell apologized to customers for a disappointing weekend after the company experienced outages that shut down its cash registers and credit-card processors for several hours....
15:00 2019-06-19

What We Know About the California Power Outages Wednesday: PG&E is cutting electricity for customers in Northern and Central California to prevent wildfires. Also: Game 5 for the Dodgers, and a celebration of bikes in L.A....
21:00 2019-10-09

Here's what you need to know about the California power outages To prevent fires, PG&E has started cutting electricity to more than 1 million Californians amid high wind forecasts. Here's what you need to know        ...
02:13 2019-10-11

California power outages hit hard for elderly, those with medical needs In many communities hit by California's fire and electricity crises, vulnerable residents were grappling with issues such as disrupted health-related routines or the loss of costly perishable foods....
18:00 2019-10-12

California power outages could cost region more than $2bn, some experts say Precautionary cuts, meant to limit wildfire danger, has economic impact on businesses from restaurants to transitThe California utility company Pacific Gas and Electric Co (PG&E) on Wednesday turned out the lights on nearly 2m customers across three dozen California counties, an unprecedented move t...
05:52 2019-10-12

Nearly a million in California facing power outages to prevent wildfires Pacific Gas & Electric and Southern California Edison may shut off power for more than 900,000 customers to prevent wildfires.        ...
02:00 2019-10-09

Power Outages Are Looming in California. Here’s How to Prepare for Wildfire Season. Tuesday: What you need to know to be ready for a power shut-off. Also: Representative Katie Porter supports an impeachment inquiry, and an appreciation of Ozomatli....
00:00 2019-06-19

No traffic signals, no gas stations: How motorists are coping with California's power outages Stoplights were out at intersections and getting gas or charging up an electric car took some planning. But overall, the outages weren't a commuting disaster        ...
02:13 2019-10-11

In California, food spoils, businesses close as power outages imposed A California dentist canceled dozens of appointments and supermarkets tried to save rotting food on Thursday as electricity was cut to over 600,000 homes and workplaces in a second day of planned power outages to cut wildfire risks....
00:39 2019-10-11

More than 1 million in California are without power to curb wildfire risk; more outages coming More than 1 million Californians were in the dark in the first phase of a multi-day power outage aimed at curbing wildfire risks amid high winds.        ...
19:52 2019-10-09

California power outages aim to reduce risk of wildfires caused by dry and windy weather On Oct. 9, 2019, California's leading utility began shutting off power to more than 800,000 subscribers in bid to reduce the risk of wildfires.        ...
19:52 2019-10-09

Millions in California face planned power outages over statewide wildfire threats Pacific Gas & Electric, California's largest utility, said Wednesday it will begin to shut off electricity to portions of 34 different counties statewide -- affecting more than 2 million people -- over wildfire concerns....
15:26 2019-10-09

PG&E begins 2nd wave of California planned power outages to head off wildfire risk The largest utility company in California began their second wave of planned power outages to head off wildfire danger from downed power lines Wednesday evening, according to a report....
09:39 2019-10-10

UPDATE 1-In California, food spoils, businesses close as power outages imposed A California dentist canceled dozens of appointments and supermarkets tried to save rotting food on Thursday as electricity was cut to over 600,000 homes and workplaces in a second day of planned power outages to cut wildfire risks....
02:39 2019-10-11

Tesla to offer unlimited Supercharger access to new customers News 5 Aug, 2019 Tesla has announced it will give all new Model S and Model X customers unlimited complimentary access to its Supercharger network...
20:13 2019-08-05

Amazon warns customers: Those supplements might be fake Enlarge (credit: Getty | John Greim) On the second evening of Prime Day, Amazon’s annual sales bonanza, Anne Marie Bressler received an email from Amazon that had nothing to do with the latest deals. The message, sent from an automated email address Tuesday, informed her that the Align nutritional...
17:13 2019-07-21

Let's Find Out If Using Electric Eels To Charge Your Tesla Is A Good Idea For decades, the dream of motorists all over the world has been a car that could run on frothy buckets of cheap, garbage fish like tilapia or something. So far, though, that dream has eluded humankind. But now, thanks to the rise of modern electric cars, perhaps it’s possible with the intermediary h...
23:26 2019-08-06

Microsoft warns 10,000 customers they’re targeted by nation-sponsored hackers Enlarge / United Nations HQ in New York. (credit: Javier Carbajal) Microsoft said on Wednesday that it has notified almost 10,000 customers in the past year that they’re being targeted by nation-sponsored hackers. According to a post from Microsoft Corporate Vice President of Customer Security & T...
06:00 2019-07-18

Walmart Warns Tariffs on Chinese Goods Will Increase Prices for Customers (NEW YORK) — Walmart warned on Thursday that higher tariffs on imports from China will mean higher prices. The comments came after the nation’s largest retailer reported its best sale performance at its established U.S. namesake stores for the fiscal first quarter in nine years. It marke...
16:52 2019-05-21

Power may be shut off for more than 700,000 customers in California to prevent wildfires Pacific Gas & Electric and Southern California Edison may shut off power for more than 700,000 customers to prevent wildfires.        ...
20:26 2019-10-08

California utility to cut power to 27,000 customers to reduce wildfire risk Utility PG&E Corp planned to proactively shut off power on Saturday to 27,000 customers in Northern California due to an increased risk of wildfires, officials said....
05:52 2019-06-09

California's Largest Utility to Shut Off Power to 800,000 Customers Due to Wildfire Risk Power shutoffs are slated to hit customers in 34 of California’s 58 counties between Wednesday morning and Thursday afternoon due to high risk of wildfires, with utility company Pacific Gas and Electricity (PG&E) saying it expected nearly 800,000 customers to be affected.Read more......
05:39 2019-10-09

California utility cuts power to up to 27,000 customers to reduce wildfire risk Pacific Gas & Electric is under pressure to prevent fire starts after downed power lines and other company equipment have been blamed for conflagrations that began during so-called fire weather....
07:00 2019-06-09

California utility PG&E cuts off power to some customers to reduce wildfire risk Utility PG&E Corp proactively shut off power on Saturday to around 1,600 customers in northern California and said it might expand the shutdown to tens of thousands more due to an increased risk of wildfires....
19:39 2019-06-08

UPDATE 1-California utility to cut power to 27,000 customers to reduce wildfire risk Utility PG&E Corp planned to proactively shut off power on Saturday to 27,000 customers in Northern California due to an increased risk of wildfires, officials said....
09:00 2019-06-09

Tesla's car insurance is now available in California Tesla just gave some of its most faithful US drivers the insurance they've been looking for. After rollouts in Asia and Australia, the EV maker has introduced its simply titled Tesla Insurance in California. Drivers can theoretically lower rates on......
13:13 2019-08-29

Lights out? PG&E plans to shut off power for more than 800K customers in California to reduce wildfire risk Pacific Gas & Electric and Southern California Edison may shut off power for nearly a million customers in an effort to prevent wildfires.        ...
13:52 2019-10-09

Police activity reported at Great Mall in Northern California, customers warned to stay away Authorities in Northern California warned customers to stay away from the Great Mall in the Bay Area while police conduct an investigation at the facility. ...
06:39 2019-08-26

Tesla rolls out insurance in California Tesla Inc said on Wednesday it was launching an insurance service designed to give drivers in California, its biggest market, lower rates because of safety features on its electric vehicles....
02:00 2019-08-29

Tesla gains EV share in California Electric vehicles are poised to top 100,000 registrations in California this year as their share of the state’s light-vehicle market rose to 5.6 percent through June compared with 4.7 percent for all of 2018....
20:13 2019-08-16

Tesla to make Model Y SUV at its California factory Tesla Inc will make the Model Y electric sport utility vehicle at its factory in Fremont, California to hit production volumes quickly, Chief Executive Elon Musk said in a podcast interview posted on Sunday....
22:26 2019-06-02

Tesla rolls out electric vehicle insurance in California Tesla is launching an insurance service designed to give drivers in California lower rates because of safety features on its electric vehicles.Read More...
09:39 2019-08-29

Tesla was on Autopilot when it slammed into a firetruck in California, NTSB says The NTSB says the driver never saw the parked firetruck and didn’t brake. Apparently the man’s 2014 Tesla Model S didn’t brake either.       ...
20:39 2019-09-04

California, advocacy groups file lawsuit against Trump public charge rule The state of California and several advocacy groups filed separate lawsuits Friday against a rule that would deny lawful permanent status to immigrants who use public benefits or are deemed likely to use them in the future. The state and advocacy groups join two other lawsuits filed earlier this wee...
05:26 2019-08-17

California leads latest lawsuit against Trump’s ‘public charge’ immigration rule California and three other states filed a lawsuit Friday that challenges the Trump administration’s so-called “public charge” rule, which strengthens federal officials’ ability to deny green cards to immigrants who rely on government aid....
04:39 2019-08-17

California highway barrier not repaired before fatal Tesla crash California state transportation officials failed to repair a highway safety device seriously damaged in a high-speed crash 11 days before a fatal collision in March 2018 involving a Tesla in Autopilot mode, the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) said Monday....
19:39 2019-09-09

NTSB says Autopilot engaged in 2018 California Tesla crash The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) said on Tuesday that a Tesla Model S was in Autopilot mode when it struck a fire truck in Culver City, California, one of a series of crashes the board is investigating involving Tesla's driver assistance system....
19:13 2019-09-03

Tesla Raises Price of Model 3 in China Ahead of Tariff Jump Tesla raised its prices in China ahead of new tariffs on imported U.S. cars, increasing the pressure on the electric-vehicle maker to fast-track production at its new Shanghai plant....
16:13 2019-08-30

Tesla autopilot was engaged for nearly 14 minutes before 2018 California crash, NTSB says The safety board said the 2014 Model S autopilot system was engaged continuously for the final 13 minutes and 48 seconds of the trip before the vehicle struck a fire truck....
09:52 2019-09-04

Don't expect Apple or Amazon to buy Tesla, Morgan Stanley analyst warns investors in private call In a private call with Morgan Stanley clients on Wednesday, research analyst Adam Jones, a long-time Tesla bull, said it's extremely unlikely that big tech firms like Apple or Amazon would ever move to acquire the electric vehicle maker....
00:52 2019-05-23

California police officer must call off chase after Tesla patrol car's battery runs low A Tesla electric patrol car with the Fremont, California Police was forced to back off of a pursuit after the vehicle ran low on battery in the midst of the chase. ...
04:26 2019-09-26

| "It's anyone's game," warns ex-All Blacks ahead of RWC Former All Black lock Norm Maxwell believes the defending world champions will have their work cut out to hold on to their title in Japan this month....
06:13 2019-09-01

Cloudera customers hit brakes on renewals ahead of Cloudera Data Platform, CEO Reilly to retire Cloudera Tom Reilly will retire July 31 and Martin Cole is interim CEO. Cloudera customers are also holding back renewals pending the launch of the Cloudera Data Platform....
01:00 2019-06-06

Tesla offers discount car insurance to California owners, citing advanced safety features Tesla Wednesday started offering discounted car insurance to California customers. The company cited its knowledge of Tesla's advanced safety features       ...
01:39 2019-08-29

U.S. safety agency cites Tesla Autopilot design as factor in 2018 California crash The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) on Wednesday cited driver errors and Tesla Inc's Autopilot design as the probable cause of a January 2018 crash of a Model S into a parked fire truck on a highway in California....
06:13 2019-09-05

Tesla Autopilot engaged in 2018 California crash; driver's hands off wheel: NTSB The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) said on Tuesday that a Tesla Model S was in Autopilot mode and the driver's hands were off the wheel when it struck a fire truck in Culver City, California, one of a series of crashes the board is investigating involving Tesla's driver assistance syste...
23:52 2019-09-03

Justice Ginsburg warns of more 5-4 decisions ahead WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is suggesting that there will be sharp divisions among her colleagues as the high court finishes its term. Decisions in high-profile cases about the census and the drawing of electoral maps are expected this month. The justice was speaking ...
23:01 2019-06-07

China warns of long road ahead for deal with U.S. after ice-breaking talks China and the United States will face a long road before they can reach a deal to end their bitter trade war, with more fights ahead likely, Chinese state media said after the two countries' presidents held ice-breaking talks in Japan....
06:00 2019-06-30

Andy Ruiz Jr warns Anthony Joshua of improved form ahead of rematch Andy Ruiz Jr has said he will be even more prepared for his rematch against Anthony Joshua after claiming a shock victory over the Briton in New York earlier this month....
18:26 2019-06-23

The Latest: California vaccine bill moves ahead SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a California Assembly hearing on vaccination legislation (all times local): 4:45 p.m. A California Assembly committee has advanced a bill to tighten the state’s rules on vaccination exemptions. But there remains disagreement about the measure among Assem...
02:52 2019-06-21

Ebola emergency meeting to go ahead as UNICEF warns of higher risk to very youngest children Ahead of a key expert meeting convened by the United Nations to decide whether to declare the ongoing Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) an international health emergency, the UN Children’s Fund UNICEF warned that the epidemic “is infecting more children” than earlier outbr...
17:39 2019-07-16

California sees surge in ammo sales ahead of stricter law California ammunition providers are seeing a spike in sales ahead of a new state law that will clamp down on individuals trying to buy ammo. Proposition 63, which Gov. Gavin Newsom made a cornerstone of his campaign and was approved by voters in 2016, is slated to go into effect July 1. “From San Be...
00:39 2019-06-11

California man warns of fake mass shooting at county fair so he wouldn't have to go with parents, police say A California man was arrested Friday after he falsely reported a mass shooting was going to happen at the Los Angeles County Fair — simply because he didn't want to attend with his parents, police said....
19:00 2019-09-16

Michael Moore warns Dems ahead of 2020: Trump 'hasn't lost' his 'insane base' Liberal filmmaker Michael Moore warned Democrats that President Trump "hasn't lost one inch of his fired-up insane base" following the official launch of his 2020 campaign. ...
23:13 2019-06-20

25 dead, 9 missing after California dive boat fire; Coast Guard warns to prepare for 'the worst outcome' Nine passengers still have not been accounted for after a diving boat caught fire and sank near California's Santa Cruz Island.        ...
09:00 2019-09-03

Mauricio Pochettino warns Tottenham star Dele Alli 'to be aware' ahead of reunion with referee Clement Turpin Dele Alli has been warned by Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino not to draw attention to himself as he prepares for a reunion with referee Clement Turpin....
21:26 2019-10-01

At least 8 dead, dozens missing after California dive boat fire; Coast Guard warns to prepare for 'the worst outcome' Dozens of passengers still have not been accounted for after a diving boat caught fire and sank near California's Santa Cruz Island.        ...
11:52 2019-09-03

Control a fake Tesla while charging your real Tesla It's easy to get caught up in the drama of Tesla. The weirdness runs the gamut from Robo-taxis, to CEO Elon Musk's bizarre tweets, vehicle demand, manufacturing tents, and investor events. But if we step back for a moment, it's worth reminding......
19:26 2019-06-21

Computer outages strike US airlines about once a month WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. airline industry suffers about one technology outage per month, most of them serious enough to disrupt flights. However, regulators don’t oversee airline information-technology systems, and outages aren’t covered by consumer protections for passengers. The Gove...
00:39 2019-06-13

Corey Johnson: Con Ed should be ‘so f–king sorry’ for power outages City Council Speaker Corey Johnson zapped Con Edison on Wednesday, accusing the embattled utility of severely lacking “contrition” over the series of power outages that plagued New Yorkers this summer. “If I was you, I would be saying, ‘I am so f–king sorry for what happened! This is embarrass...
00:52 2019-09-05

Preparing for power outages during Monsoon 2019 TUCSON- It is officially Monsoon, and Tucson Electric Power workers are gearing up for a busy season of storms and the power outages that often come with them. Outages and high temperatures can make for a deadly combination. Back in October, the Arizona Corporation Commission made an emergency rule ...
07:00 2019-06-30

The market is not very concerned about oil supply outages, strategist says Iranian officials say two rockets struck an Iranian tanker traveling through the Red Sea off the coast of Saudi Arabia. Helima Croft, global head of commodity strategy at RBC Capital Markets, joins "Squawk Box" to discuss how this event is affecting the oil market....
17:00 2019-10-11

Facebook: Thousands of users reporting outages on its platforms DALLAS (KXAS) – Users were reporting issues across Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp on Wednesday. Facebook and Instagram said on their Twitter accounts around 12:15 p.m. ET that “some people” were were having trouble uploading or sending images and videos. The issue also affected f...
23:52 2019-07-03

Just a small increase in precipitation could cause widespread road outages According to new computer simulations, it doesn't require an uptick in major downpours to cause flooding capable of knocking out large road networks....
14:52 2019-05-21

Power outages hit Staten Island after fire at Con Ed substation Power outages hit Staten Island Tuesday evening when a fire erupted at a Con Edison substation — just days after mass outages hit tens of thousands of customers on the West Side of Manhattan, officials said. About 2,000 Con Edison customers in New Dorp, Grant City and Oakwood lost power after the fi...
09:26 2019-07-17

Facebook, Cloudflare, Microsoft, and Twitter suffer outages Enlarge / The internet this week, more or less (credit: torange.biz (modified)) Last week, Verizon caused a major BGP misroute that took large chunks of the internet, including CDN company Cloudflare, partially down for a day. This week, the rest of the internet has apparently asked Verizon to hol...
02:00 2019-07-04

Outages hit Facebook, Instragram, WhatsApp users worldwide Social network Facebook and associated platforms Instagram and WhatsApp all suffered international outages Wednesday -- primarily in the United States, South America and Europe....
02:39 2019-07-04

Widespread power outages hit parts of New York's Manhattan A blackout hit more than 40,000 people in New York City's Manhattan borough on Saturday evening, plunging subway stations and shops into darkness and sending thousands of people into the streets after an apparent transformer explosion on the Upper West Side, officials said....
03:52 2019-07-14

YouTube, Gmail, Snapchat, and other sites reeling from outages Major social media websites and apps were sputtering Sunday afternoon in parts of the United States amid problems with the Google cloud service they rely on....
00:52 2019-06-03

Monday nights storm causes power outages in Vail TUCSON-Tucson Electric Power crews have been working several downed power lines in Vail for over 24 hours to get power back on to residents. On Monday a little after 3:00 p.m. residents in Vail were hit with a storm that damaged several power lines leading to a power outage for over 1,000 residents....
12:39 2019-07-24

Hurricane Dorian: 800,000 under evacuation orders in S.C.; widespread power outages South Carolina began taking hurricane-force winds and rain from Dorian on Thursday, a storm that's forecast to batter the state's entire coastline as it moves to the northeast....
20:39 2019-09-05

Target Outages Illustrate Retail's Growing Tech Complexity The technical problems at Target stores over the weekend illustrate the challenge of unifying a large retailer’s technology infrastructure with its bricks-and-mortar presence and underscore the importance of having trusted vendors and backup plans....
06:00 2019-06-18

Frontier network outages get worse in NY, triggering state investigation Enlarge / A Frontier Communications van. (credit: Getty Images | jetcityimage) Frontier Communications customers are reporting more outages and longer repair times, and state government officials have decided to investigate. NY Public Service Commission (PSC) staff reported "that several Frontier...
02:26 2019-08-13

Winston-Salem quarters postponed due to rain, power outages The quarter-finals of the Winston-Salem Open have been moved to Friday after heavy rain saw only one match get underway before being suspended, organizers of the North Carolina event said....
13:00 2019-08-23

Power mostly restored in London after outages disrupted train service earlier Most power is restored after cuts affected a large area of London and the South East due to an issue on the national transmission network. Train service was also disrupted....
00:26 2019-08-10

De Blasio says city ready for more power outages amid severe storms Mayor Bill de Blasio on Monday night said the city is prepared for more power outages as severe thunderstorms rolled through the tri-state area. “With severe storms tonight, we are mobilized in case even more New Yorkers lose power,” de Blasio said in a statement. “After two massive outages in eight...
10:13 2019-07-23

At least 5 million affected by power outages across Ohio after tornado, storms hit state A powerful storm system that included at least one tornado considered "large and dangerous" passed through Ohio late Monday that resulted in widespread damage, including 70,000 power outages currently affecting over 5 million people. ...
11:39 2019-05-28

Major power outages pop up from Michigan to New York amid dangerous heat wave As the heat wave gripped much of the country on Sunday, power outages reported in multiple states left hundreds of thousands of customers in the dark....
03:39 2019-07-22

Montana sees power outages after heavy snow, several feet expected in some areas Strong winds and heavy snow caused power outages and temporary road closures in northwestern Montana as a wintry storm threatened to drop several feet of snow in some areas of the northern Rocky Mountains....
15:13 2019-09-29

Power outages hit parts of Manhattan sending subway stations, stores into darkness Power outages were reported across Times Square, Upper West Side and parts of midtown early Saturday evening, sending train stations, movie theaters and department stores into darkness....
04:26 2019-07-14

Exxon's U.S. refineries suffer greater outages in second quarter over year ago, data shows Exxon Mobil Corp 's U.S. second-quarter refining profits bounced back from a loss earlier this year but remain below past levels in part because of a wave of production outages, according to an examination of data from Reuters and energy industry intelligence service Genscape....
00:52 2019-08-03

Tropical Storm Barry moves inland in Louisiana; flooding, power outages reported Tropical Storm Barry, which made landfall Saturday as a Category 1 hurricane near Intracoastal City, La., moved inland over the southern portion of the state in the afternoon....
00:39 2019-07-14

What's the future for cash? Target register outages prove physical loot still has its place Is cash on borrowed time? The outages at Target stores remind us that nothing beats cash when technology fails.       ...
14:13 2019-06-19

Hurricane Dorian is bringing 'life-threatening' flash floods, tornadoes, and power outages to the Carolinas — here are the latest updates TropicalTidbits Hurricane Dorian's eye is located just off the coast of South Carolina. A hurricane warning is in effect from the bottom of South Carolina up to North Carolina's border with Virginia. As of 11 a.m. ET on Thursday, Dorian was traveling up the southeastern US coast at 8 mph, with maxi...
19:00 2019-09-05

Storm Lorenzo UK LIVE path: Remnants of hurricane heads for Britain as forecasters warn of floods and power outages Parts of the UK are set to be battered by strong winds and rain today as remnants of Hurricane Lorenzo prompted severe weather warnings to be issued for the south west....
18:52 2019-10-04

Facebook, Instagram and Whatsapp are 'being buggy,' users report outages around the world Instagram and Facebook apps are suffering outages for some users in the United States and Europe. WhatsApp users are also seeing issues.       ...
17:13 2019-07-03

RPT-Wall St Week Ahead-Capital spending outlook another worry ahead of earnings Investors are preparing for more cautious capital investment outlooks from U.S. companies as worries mount heading into earnings season about the possibility of an economic recession....
20:13 2019-10-06

RPT-Wall St Week Ahead-Investors look for consumer pressure ahead of next China tariffs As President Donald Trump prepares to slap new tariffs on Chinese imports, investors are bracing for signs of pressure on U.S. consumers as top retailers begin reporting quarterly results next week and key consumer sentiment and retail sales data is released....
01:52 2019-08-12

Trump administration moving to rescind California's waiver without legal authority: California DA Xavier Becerra, California Attorney General, joins 'The Exchange' to discuss President Trump to curb California's auto emissions waiver and the battle between the state and the President....
12:39 2019-09-20

Joe Biden Is Ahead in the Iowa Polls. But His Rivals Are Ahead on Organizing To read the polling binders, former Vice President Joe Biden is a runaway favorite here in Iowa in the Democratic primary. But behind the scenes, he’s playing a furious game of catch-up. As the Democratic frontrunner kicked off events Tuesday in Ottumwa for his second two-day swing through Iow...
21:26 2019-06-11

California Today: Why More California Homeowners Are Losing Their Insurance Wednesday: Californians are bracing for another costly wildfire season. Also: An antitrust review of big tech companies, and a love letter to Oakland....
16:39 2019-07-24

Customers Handed Over Their DNA. The Company Let the FBI Take a Look. Millions of consumers have bought home-test kits, including 1.5 million from FamilyTreeDNA. How that data is used is largely left up to the companies; “We were talking about horrendous crimes. So I made the decision.”...
04:00 2019-08-23

Salesforce and Tableau: How They Can Better Serve Customers Together Salesforce success with Tableau will depend on continued investment in cloud migration, augmented analytics and deeper centralized data-governance and data-modeling capabilities....
22:26 2019-06-11

UK operators promise to be 'fair' to customers The UK’s major mobile operators are among those who have signed up to a of a new voluntary pledge to put “fairness” at the heart of their businesses.EE, O2, Three and Vodafone have promised to adhere to the principles of the document, as have major Mobile Virtual Network Operato...
13:52 2019-06-03

U.S. Fed's Daly says banks need to do right by customers, communities Banks need to change their internal cultures if they are to combat competition from technology companies for customers soured on traditional financial institutions after the 2007-09 financial crisis, San Francisco Federal Reserve Bank President Mary Daly said on Monday....
07:52 2019-06-03

Why the high street still isn't doing enough for customers with disabilities After the failure to recruit a ‘disability champion’ for the fashion industry, activists argue that more should be done to earn the ‘purple pound’In December, on International Day of Persons with Disabilities, the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) announced that the government was recruiting si...
00:13 2019-06-19

PG&E May Cut Power for 600,000 Customers Due to Wildfire Risk PG&E said it may shut off power for more than 600,000 customers across parts of 30 California counties in an effort to reduce the risk of wildfires in those communities....
08:52 2019-10-08

ADOT MVD: Customers should avoid “DMV” websites PHOENIX – Arizona Department of Transportation is urging Motor Vehicle Division (MVD) customers to be careful when looking up websites for motor vehicle services. “Copycat websites not operated by the MVD may charge for services people can otherwise get for free,” ADOT said Tuesday. The department s...
21:39 2019-06-04

E.ON UK to supply 3.3m customers with 100% renewable electricity One of Britain’s biggest green energy switches to date will come at no extra costMore than 3m homes are to automatically receive renewable energy from E.ON UK at no extra cost in one of the UK’s biggest green energy switches to date.The big six supplier says it will respond to rising public concern ...
09:39 2019-07-09

Google Analytics can’t tell you everything about your customers’ behavior During numerous conversations I’ve had with great journalists, publishers, and content professionals, I’ve found on the whole they don’t really like wasting too much time with numbers, let alone spend hours digging through content performance data. Having access to dashboards and reports they can ea...
23:26 2019-09-23

PG&E to Cut Power for Nearly 800,000 Customers Due to Wildfire Risk PG&E said it would shut off power for nearly 800,000 customers across parts of 34 California counties in an effort to reduce the risk of wildfires in those communities....
08:52 2019-10-09

FBI and US attorney question JetSmarter customers Customers of JetSmarter say they have been questioned about the private jet company's business practices and communications. The scope and nature of the inquiries are unclear....
15:26 2019-05-21

AT&T customers dialing 911 go through a nationwide outage, again If you are on AT&T and tried to call the emergency 911 number in the past 24 hours, you may have had trouble connecting on Tuesday morning. The carrier went through a nationwide connectivity disruption with the 911 centers for some reason, and the outage lasted more than two hours.It has happened be...
10:52 2019-07-03

Power outage affecting more than 1,300 TEP customers TUCSON – More than 1,300 Tucson Electric Power customers are experiencing power outages on Tucson’s east side Monday morning. According to TEP’s outage map, crews are working to restore power to 1,348 customers. Power in the area is expected to be restored at about 9:30 a.m. on Monday. Details are ...
20:00 2019-07-08

Con Ed: 'All customers are back in service' after NYC blackout Con Edison is investigating why thousands of customers lost electricity for several hours in Midtown Manhattan amid calls by government officials to make sure another widespread blackout doesn't cripple the city again....
19:13 2019-07-14

US Stores Ask Customers Not To Openly Carry Guns US pharmacies CVS and Walgreens and supermarket chain Wegmans on Thursday asked customers not to openly carry firearms in their stores, or not to bring them in at all....
12:52 2019-09-06

CBS goes dark for 6.5M customers as contract talks with AT&T break down Amid tense contract negotiations between CBS and AT&T, the network went dark for 6.5 million DirecTV, U-verse and DirecTV Now customers across the country Saturday....
12:39 2019-07-21

Nomura Securities to Repay Customers $25 Million Nomura Securities agreed to pay customers $25 million after the SEC said bond traders at the investment bank inflated its profit in the sale of commercial and residential mortgage-backed securities....
18:39 2019-07-15

First American Financial Exposed Customers' Data Real estate title insurance company First American Financial said it learned of a design defect on Friday in one of its production applications that exposed customer data....
04:52 2019-05-25

Asian customers not impressed with Apple’s new iPhone 11 Apple’s new, lower-priced iPhone that comes with a faster processor but lacks 5G technology disappointed Asia, where cheaper and feature-packed handsets from rivals are already available. The iPhone 11, launched on Tuesday for $50 less than last year’s base XR model, was met with a limp respon...
17:39 2019-09-11

AT&T customers dialing 911 faced a nationwide outage, again If you are on AT&T and tried to call the emergency 911 number in the past 24 hours, you may have had trouble connecting on Tuesday morning. The carrier went through a nationwide connectivity disruption with the 911 centers for some reason, and the outage lasted more than two hours.It has happened be...
15:26 2019-07-03

Walgreens, CVS ask customers not to open carry in stores Drug store chains CVS and Walgreens announced Thursday they're asking customers to no longer openly carry firearms in stores, less than a week after retail giant Walmart instituted a similar policy....
00:13 2019-09-06

Tucson Water: Service restored to most customers TUCSON – Crews continue to repair the 16-inch water line that broke Monday evening on Tucson’s southwest side.Crews are working to repair the 16-inch waterline that broke Monday evening on Tucson’s southwest side. Tucson Water says most residents should have services restored by now. pic...
00:26 2019-09-05

OnePlus 7 Pro 5G is finally official, but only for EE customers in Britain We’ve known for months that UK carrier EE will be the first mobile operator in the world to launch OnePlus’s first 5G phone. And we’ve known it’ll all go down at some point in the second quarter of the year. Well, lo and behold, the OnePlus 7 Pro 5G is already here — we...
17:26 2019-05-22

Carvana CEO sees no ceiling on buying from customers Acquiring its inventory directly from consumers ready to get rid of their cars is all part of Carvana's strategy of "collapsing more of the system." It still has a way to go....
14:00 2019-09-15

Thomas Cook's Condor says it has 240,000 customers currently abroad Condor, the German airline subsidiary of collapsed travel company Thomas Cook said on Monday there were 240,000 people booked on its flights awaiting a return home....
13:26 2019-09-23

Salesforce's AppExchange gets new features for customers and app vendors As the 13-year-old enterprise app marketplace continues to grow, Salesforce is adding analytics features for partners and search tools for customers looking for the right consultants....
15:39 2019-05-23

Starbucks Japan wants customers to pay for coffee with pens Starbucks Japan sells a range of NFC-enabled goods and accessories linked to a digital wallet, which you can use to pay for your purchase. Unlike Costa's NFC-enabled cups in the UK, though, those products aren't even related to coffee. The latest add......
17:00 2019-09-18

Amazon to offer help for customers who search about suicide Amazon.com Inc plans to promote helpline phone numbers to customers who query its site about suicide, the company told Reuters on Thursday, after searches on its site suggested users search for nooses and other potentially harmful products....
00:39 2019-08-30

Lawsuit: AT&T signed customers up for DirecTV Now without their knowledge Enlarge / AT&T logo. (credit: Mike Mozart / Flickr) AT&T supervisors encouraged sales reps to create fake DirecTV Now accounts to make the online video service seem more successful than it really was, a class-action complaint alleges. AT&T "promot[ed] and reward[ed] account fraud" such as creating...
22:52 2019-09-17

Arcimoto is finally shipping its three-wheeled EV to customers After more than a decade of working on its "Fun Utility Vehicle," or FUV, Arcimoto is finally shipping the three-wheeled EVs to customers. The company announced today that it's entered production mode, which means you could see the FUV cruising aroun......
14:00 2019-09-19

MVNOs attract price-conscious customers from 'big four' Mobile Virtual Network Operators (MVNOs) are more successful at attracting price-conscious customers when they want to switch provider, new YouGov research has revealed.MVNOs, such as, use one of the ‘big four’ Mobile Network Operators’ infrastructure (EE, O2, Three and Vodafone...
16:13 2019-07-18

This is the best fast-food chain in America, according to 23,000 customers Fast-food chain Chick-fil-A has ranked #1 for customer satisfaction in the country for 2018-2019, according to American Customer Satisfaction Index.       ...
18:39 2019-07-05

Natural Gas Cost Drops For Columbia Gas Customers LEXINGTON, Ky (LEX 18) – Columbia Gas of Kentucky has announced a price decrease effective May 31. The company has received approval from the Kentucky Public Service Commission for its most recent gas cost adjustment. Columbia Gas of Kentucky’s new gas supply cost (effective May 31) reflects a...
16:39 2019-05-28

A Canadian Store Tried to Bag-Shame Its Customers. Nice Try. A Vancouver store introduced plastic bags with embarrassing messages to persuade customers to bring reusable alternatives. The bags became a surprise hit on social media instead....
22:13 2019-06-12

AT&T will automatically block fraud calls for new customers AT&T is making quick use of FCC rules explicitly allowing carriers to block robocalls by default. The network will start automatically blocking fraud calls (and issuing suspected spam call alerts) for new phone customers as a matter course, at n......
22:52 2019-07-09

Netflix Is Bleeding Customers for the First Time In Years Netflix, our collective trash heap of mostly unwatched or unwanted content, would like you to know that despite a tidal wave of speculation that it’s not going to start serving you up ads. The stock market darling is suddenly losing subscribers and executives appear to be a little touchy about it. H...
09:52 2019-07-18

UK to repatriate 16,700 Thomas Cook customers on Saturday A further 16,700 customers of collapsed British travel firm Thomas Cook are scheduled to be repatriated on Saturday on 76 flights, the country's aviation regulator said....
02:13 2019-09-29

Trump says customers should drop AT&T over CNN news coverage U.S. President Donald Trump targeted AT&T on Monday, urging customers to drop the telecommunications company over its ownership of cable news network CNN in the latest salvo in his long-running criticism over its news coverage....
15:52 2019-06-03

ANZ bank to pay $682m to customers it ripped off over 10 years Charge increases pressure on Westpac to reveal whether its compensation costs have risenANZ says it will take a $682m hit this year to compensate customers who it ripped off over the past decade, adding to a remediation bill that has already climbed into the billions across the scandal-plagued banki...
16:00 2019-10-08

Dish customers regain access to Fox channels U.S. satellite TV provider Dish Network Corp said on Sunday that its customers can again watch Fox Corp's local channels like FS1 and FS2, after the companies agreed a new contract....
20:13 2019-10-06

Stitch Fix CEO says it's getting better at finding the most valuable customers for its service Shares of Stitch Fix rose nearly 15% Thursday after the online personal styling company reported Wednesday that it beat earnings and sales expectations in the fiscal third quarter of 2019....
23:39 2019-06-06

Hairdressers are willing to help customers detect skin cancers (Reuters Health) - Most hair stylists at salons and barber shops may be interested in getting trained to detect skin cancers on the scalp, face and neck, researchers say....
19:13 2019-08-02

Huawei: Billions of customers could be harmed by US sanctions Huawei has said billions of customers around the world could be harmed by US sanctions against the company - as it launched a legal challenge against some of the restrictions....
10:13 2019-05-29

PG&E to cut off power to nearly 800,000 customers to reduce wildfire risk Power provider PG&E Corp's unit said on Tuesday it would cut off power for nearly 800,000 customers across northern and central California to reduce wildfire risk following severe wind warnings....
23:39 2019-10-08

Foxtel is bringing Netflix content to its IQ customers It's official: Foxtel has announced a partnership with US streaming giant Netflix that will see the latter service's content fully integrated into Foxtel's library by way of a new interface for iQ customers.As reported by Gizmodo, the new interface will begin rolling out to iQ4 boxes ...
10:13 2019-07-25

Hargreaves pressures Woodford to repay customers The chief executive of an investment platform that championed Neil Woodford's suspended fund has said he is "putting pressure" on the fund manager to repay his customers....
21:13 2019-06-20

US gives Huawei another 90 days to serve existing customers The US government has granted Huawei another 90 days to buy from American suppliers. The "temporary general license" extension will allow Huawei to continue servicing existing US customers before it is fully blacklisted, Reuters reports. The company......
22:00 2019-08-19

Formjacking attacks target customers at checkout Cybercriminals are increasingly hijacking online forms such as login pages and shopping carts as they hunt for personal financial information (PFI) according to new research from F5 Labs.The firm's Application Report 2019 examined 760 breach reports to discover that formjacking, which collects ...
23:00 2019-08-16

Thomas Cook collapse: 40 per cent of customers already back in the UK A total of 61,000 Thomas Cook holidaymakers have been flown back to the UK, days after the Government launched the biggest peacetime repatriation effort in history....
14:13 2019-09-27

Nicorette introduces new nicotine lozenges in bid to woo customers away from vaping Nicorette is launching its first major product innovation in 10 years, a coated ice mint lozenge. The brand was first approved to help people quit smoking in 1984....
17:13 2019-05-21

Mastercard creates ‘True Name’ for transgender, non-binary customers Cardholders will soon be able to swap out credit, debit or prepaid cards featuring their “dead name” with new ones emblazoned with their “true name.”...
03:26 2019-06-19

Trump to Give Huawei More Time to Work With U.S. Customers The Trump administration plans to extend a temporary license enabling Huawei to continue working with U.S. customers despite national-security concerns that landed the Chinese telecom on an export blacklist....
02:13 2019-08-18

Mercedes-Benz's Heated Seatbelts Could Encourage Customers To Put Them On Seatbelt is the first safety feature in a vehicle which plays a crucial role in saving the life of the occupants in case of a collision. It keeps the body static and prevents it from coming into......
01:01 2019-05-24

Starbucks: asking for customers’ names builds resentment, not connection If your name is unusual, it’s almost inevitable the barista will misspell it on the side of your coffee cup. And sometimes the mistakes seem downright unkindI do not drink the coffee in Starbucks because it doesn’t taste good. But even if I did, I wouldn’t, for another reason: my name. Because if yo...
21:52 2019-09-02

Grubhub charging us even when our customers don’t order: restaurant owners Restaurateurs across the country say they are being bamboozling by Grubhub, charging hidden fees for orders that never happened — an allegation that could cost the company millions, The Post has learned....
14:39 2019-05-21

'Customers looked right through me': what I learned working in a Chinese restaurant ‘You’re too soft,’ said my parents. ‘You need to build character.’ So I spent an exhausting, demoralising summer waiting tablesSince I can remember, my parents have wanted me to work in a restaurant. “You need to build character,” they would tell me, usually when we were eating out, and always unpro...
15:52 2019-08-31

AT&T loses nearly 1 million TV customers after raising DirecTV prices Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | Aurich) AT&T lost 946,000 TV subscribers in Q2 2019, a loss that the company attributed to price increases, competition, and other factors. AT&T reported a net loss of 778,000 subscribers in the "Premium TV" category, which includes its DirecTV satellite and U-verse...
17:52 2019-07-31

What you need to know about Capital One data breach affecting more than 100 million customers Consumers find themselves confronted with another data breach, this time involving Capital One. Here's what you need to know to protect yourself.       ...
18:00 2019-07-31

Comcast incorrectly charged 2,000 customers for exceeding data cap Enlarge (credit: Getty / Aurich Lawson) Comcast's data-usage meter gave thousands of customers inaccurate readings for two months because of a software bug, causing the broadband provider to incorrectly charge about 2,000 users for exceeding their monthly data caps. Comcast has admitted the error ...
23:52 2019-10-09

Japan Post Insurance Apologizes After It 'Betrayed' Customers Japan Post, which runs a bank, a life-insurance company and a unit that delivers the mail in Japan, said it may have victimized more than 100,000 customers by selling them disadvantageous products....
21:00 2019-07-31

Amazon's search could push customers toward in-house products Amazon reportedly tweaked its product-search algorithm to favor products that are more profitable to the company. People who worked on the algorithm say the change could give Amazon's own brands a boost, The Wall Street Journal reports. If Amazon is......
22:00 2019-09-16

Relief For Thomas Cook Customers As UK To Repatriate Over 16,000 People A further 16,700 customers of collapsed British travel firm Thomas Cook are scheduled to be repatriated on Saturday on 76 flights, the country's aviation regulator said....
11:13 2019-09-28

FlyCleaners customers claim laundry is being held ‘hostage’ Furious laundry service customers say they’ve been taken to the cleaners! Clients of FlyCleaners, a New York City-based laundry app, said they’ve been scammed by the door-to-door service — which allegedly has gone AWOL with their dirty clothes. Jess Goodman, 25, was among the custo...
02:00 2019-08-10

AT&T raises prices 7% by making its customers pay AT&T’s property taxes Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | Aurich) Telecom companies like AT&T love creating new fees to tack on customer bills, and they really love raising those fees after customers sign contracts that are supposed to lock in a consistent price. It's a win-win for the company, but not the customer: AT&T g...
20:52 2019-10-11

Adobe backtracks, will refund customers after canceling their accounts Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | SOPA Images) Adobe has reversed itself on a curious decision that would have denied refunds to customers in Venezuela whose accounts are being canceled through no fault of their own. Adobe announced Monday that it is deactivating all user accounts in Venezuela in or...
18:39 2019-10-10

AT&T cancels Galaxy Fold preorders, gives customers $100 for their troubles Following Samsung and Best Buy, it’s time for AT&T to cancel Galaxy Fold preorders, as the foldable phone is still vaporware after its release was canceled due to terrible design flaws. The carrier has notified customers who had preordered the phone and offered them a $100 bonus for their trou...
20:13 2019-06-13

Spotify adds 8 million paying customers in three months In the three months since Spotify crested the 100 million Premium user mark, the company has added another 8 million paying customers. It's another sign of health from a music streaming service that continues to grow in the face of tough and well-hee......
19:39 2019-07-31

Verizon Adds Wireless Customers but Profit Slips Verizon Communications added more wireless customers in the second quarter than some analysts expected as the carrier stepped up its promotions and pushed to bring faster 5G wireless service to more cities....
14:00 2019-08-01

Stop sending emoji – and 6 other tips for keeping your customers One thing most businesses and services should focus on is perfecting customer retention rates — be that retail, dog-grooming, or media sites. However, some companies forget that the customer relationship doesn’t end after they’ve made their first purchase, in fact, this is where the relationship act...
16:39 2019-09-18

Cable Provider Altice Looks to Help Customers Ditch the Remote Cable operator Altice USA is hoping to nestle itself in consumers’ living rooms with the launch of a new at-home speaker, Altice Amplify, that includes technology from Amazon.com’s Alexa....
02:39 2019-08-08

Opko Health says over 400,000 customers likely affected by data breach Opko Health Inc on Thursday said it was notified by its former billing collections vendor about unauthorized access to information on nearly 422,600 customers, making it the third healthcare company to be affected by the incident....
18:13 2019-06-06

Fox network, sports channels go dark for Dish customers The Fox sports networks and some Fox local stations have gone dark Thursday for customers of satellite TV provider Dish because of a dispute over the cost of the networks...
04:39 2019-09-27

Boeing CEO says company is talking with customers about reimbursement for Max grounding Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg said on Wednesday that the aerospace company is having "ongoing conversations" with its customers about helping them with secondary costs arising from the grounding of the 737 Max...
22:00 2019-06-27

Google makes it easier for Box customers to migrate to G Suite Google makes it easier for Box customers to migrate to G Suite. The new offering is part of G Suite Migrate, which launched in beta in early 2019.Read More...
00:39 2019-06-04

Verizon will automatically opt Android customers into its anti-robocall app Verizon rolled out a free version of its spam filter earlier this year in a bid to counteract the tiresome robocalls that so often plague our lives. Now, if you're on Android, you'll get it as standard, so you don't need to do anything to avoid the n......
15:39 2019-08-27

Microsoft's Focus on Big Customers Propels Cloud Sales Microsoft’s bet on delivering business software over the internet is paying off, thanks to the tech giant’s ability to understand the needs of its corporate customers and help them adjust to a rapidly changing market....
10:00 2019-07-24

Mastercard Will Allow Transgender and Non-Binary Customers to Use Their Chosen Name on Cards (Bloomberg) — Mastercard Inc. will allow transgender customers to use their chosen names on credit and debit cards. The company is working with its banking partners to introduce True Name cards that will let customers use the name they want without requiring a legal name change, a process that...
18:13 2019-06-17

Ask The Salty Waitress: Should I ask customers why they didn't finish their meal? Hey Salty! Long, longtime server/bartender here. What should I say, if anything, if a customer asks me to clear their plate at the end of their meal, with the majority of their food still on it? (I’m not talking here about a few bites left over at the end, I mean they’ve clearly only taken a few bit...
20:39 2019-06-11

Monzo tells customers to reset their PIN following security scare Challenger bank Monzo has told some of its users to change their PIN immediately following a security issue that could have left customer accounts compromised.The company has emailed 480,000 customers (around a fifth of its total user base) to tell them to update their mobile app and change PIN numb...
14:26 2019-08-06

Customers File Police Complaint Against PMC Bank Officials Several account holders of the crippled Punjab and Maharashtra Cooperative (PMC) Bank filed a joint police complaint on Thursday against the bank's chairman and its directors for alleged......
13:52 2019-09-26

Ikea won’t sell customers this rug until they take a heart and brainwave scan For the last five years, Ikea has teamed with notable designers and artists to create high-dollar goods. Its “Art Collection” offered customers the opportunity to buy limited edition furnishings and art at prices customers could stomach. Ikea’s 2019 Art Collection was to feature rugs, eight of them ...
04:13 2019-05-25

UPDATE 2-Dish customers regain access to Fox channels U.S. satellite TV provider Dish Network Corp customers can again watch Fox Corp local channels like FS1 and FS2 after the companies agreed on a new multiyear contract, both said on Sunday....
20:13 2019-10-06

Ford, Honda, Toyota: Car brands with the most and least loyal customers While the best carmakers know how to churn out many different models of quality vehicles, others rely on classic autos.       ...
17:13 2019-08-13

Sky customers told to change password following possible data breach Sky customers have been told to change their passwords immediately, raising fears that the company may have been hit by a data breach.The company has sent out emails to customers across the UK urging them to reset their passwords as part of a "security measure".The email contains a link for users to...
19:52 2019-07-24

Customers, Dealers Start to Feel Pinch of GM Strike As a strike at General Motors persists through a second week, many vehicle owners are showing up at GM dealerships to find they are having to wait to get their cars fixed or serviced....
00:52 2019-09-26

Mobile operators agree to cut charges for out-of-contract customers A number of UK mobile phone operators have agreed to cut charges for out-of-contract customers as research by Ofcom found they were overpaying £182m a year....
14:39 2019-07-22

Nearly 12M Quest Diagnostics customers may have had data compromised, reports say Quest Diagnostics said that nearly 12 million customers may have had information compromised in a data breach.        ...
17:00 2019-06-03

Uber glitch charged some customers 100x what they expected to pay Uber riders in a number of cities around the world on Wednesday were met with some stress-inducing sticker shock when noticing the price they’d been charged ended up getting massively inflated. In what appeared to be a case of decimal points not being read by the ride-sharing system correctly,...
01:39 2019-07-19

Amazon to promote helplines for customers who search about suicide The suicide helpline information will be added to detail pages of certain products, informing customers that free and confidential support is available through organizations such as the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline....
01:26 2019-08-30

Burger King photographed customers in food comas for new ad The fast-food chain recently revealed a new ad campaign that uses photos of customers sleeping inside their restaurants, allegedly after the customers had devoured large items from the menu's "King's Collection."...
18:00 2019-09-25

Boeing takes $5.6 billion revenue hit to compensate 737 Max customers The financial toll of the jet's grounding is starting to add up for Boeing, which has frozen sales of its flagship aircraft since regulators issued a global grounding of the plane in March....
02:39 2019-07-19

Cyprus says 15,000 Thomas Cook customers stranded on island Up to 15,000 holidaymakers are stranded on the island of Cyprus after the collapse of British travel firm Thomas Cook, saddling hotels with millions in potential losses, the deputy minister of tourism said on Monday....
13:26 2019-09-23

Thomas Cook customers could wait up to two months for refund Thomas Cook customers who have seen future holiday bookings cancelled after the travel firm collapsed face a wait of up to two months for a refund, Britain's air regulator has announced....
09:52 2019-09-30

Comcast Xfinity internet customers just got a free speed boost Comcast's internet speeds just got a lot faster. In what is expected to be a nationwide upgrade, the company has deployed free downstream speed boosts in cities within its West division -- namely Oregon and Washington....
21:26 2019-09-24

Motorsport Live offers help for affected Thomas Cook customers Motorsport Live is offering to do all it can for any Thomas Cook customers at risk of missing out on Formula 1 grand prix trips following the travel firm going into administration earlier this week...
23:00 2019-09-24

Rent the Runway Stops Accepting New Customers Amid Snafus Rent the Runway, the clothing rental startup with a $1 billion valuation, has put a freeze on its expansion so it can address logistics problems and shipping delays....
06:26 2019-09-28

FCC says Sprint falsely claimed Lifeline subsidies for 885,000 customers (updated) The Ajit Pai-era FCC has been determined to crack down on Lifeline program abuse from the outset, and now it's leveling some particularly serious allegations. Regulators have accused Sprint of claiming monthly subsidies in the low-income communicatio......
21:26 2019-09-24

Christian artists who refuse LGBTQ customers win discrimination suit PHOENIX — The free speech rights of two Christian artists who make wedding invitations were violated by an anti-discrimination ordinance in Phoenix that makes it illegal to refuse service to same-sex couples for religious reasons, the Arizona Supreme Court ruled Monday. The 4-3 decision reversed low...
18:52 2019-09-17

DJI launches new industrial drones for agriculture and new services for industry customers DJI announced two new drones and a new initiative to support first responders during natural disasters and recovery missions with drone technologies as it moves to consolidate its position as the leading drone technology provider. The company hyped its new multispectral drone as the world’s fi...
23:00 2019-09-25

This fast food giant wants to pay off customers' student loans! On Facebook, Burger King announced they are paying off student loans with Whopper Loans!....oh but there’s a catch.        ...
15:52 2019-05-24

AMD lands Google, Twitter as customers with newest server chip Advanced Micro Devices Inc on Wednesday released the second generation of its processor chip for data centers and said that it had landed Alphabet Inc' Google and Twitter Inc as customers....
06:13 2019-08-08

From lost customers to keeping lights on at plants, here's what the UAW strike can cost GM From customers who go elsewhere because they can't get the pickup they want, to the need to keep lights on, here's what the UAW strike could cost GM.       ...
10:26 2019-09-17

M&S offer 25p off takeaway food for customers with reusable containers in bid to cut packaging Marks and Spencer is now offering a discount to customers who bring reusable containers to their Market Place counters in a bid to reduce single-use packaging....
08:13 2019-08-01

Rent the Runway stops accepting new customers amid IT snafu Rent the Runway is having a wardrobe malfunction. The New York-based clothing rental service said Friday that it won’t accepting new customers until mid-October, or taking orders that need to delivered by then. A massive glitch with its fulfillment operation software is to blame, Chief Executive Jen...
05:13 2019-09-28

Asking customers not to bring guns into stores is one thing. Enforcing the policy is another Walmart and seven other retailers made major political statements earlier this month when they asked customers not to openly carry firearms in their stores....
05:39 2019-09-18

Wells Fargo will pay customers $386 million over unwanted auto insurance Wells Fargo & Co will pay customers at least $386 million to settle class-action claims that the bank signed them up for auto insurance they did not want or need when they took out car loans....
00:00 2019-06-08

Tim Cook greets iPhone 11 customers at Fifth Avenue store in New York Apple CEO Tim Cook greeted iPhone 11 customers at the reopening of the Fifth Avenue Apple store on Friday. CNBC also took a tour inside. Here's a look....
19:13 2019-09-20

Thomas Cook customers say hotel in Tunisia stopped them leaving British tourists in Tunisia said their hotel stopped them leaving for several hours on Saturday night over concerns about payment by their holiday operator Thomas Cook, though the Tunisian government said the incident was a misunderstanding....
02:13 2019-09-23

Pocket Casts will give existing desktop customers Plus for life Earlier this week the popular podcast app Pocket Casts announced some big changes. In addition to making the mobile app free, Pocket Casts unveiled a new paid subscription tier, Pocket Casts Plus. It said customers who previously paid for desktop acc......
03:26 2019-09-20

Woman ‘horrified’ by gym’s body-shaming promo email to former customers Talk about gym-timidation. One woman was left “horrified” to receive a body-shaming promotional email from a Connecticut location of Anytime Fitness gym. The offensive note urged former customers to “pinch” and “grab” any “excess” fat on their body, in an ill-fate...
02:13 2019-06-15

DoorDash hack leaks data of 4.9 million customers, restaurants Meal delivery service DoorDash Inc said on Thursday there was a data breach and information related to 4.9 million customers, delivery executives and restaurants may have been leaked....
08:39 2019-09-27

Deer crashes through NY hair salon window, scatters customers The deer is seen careening through the front window and out of frame towards the back of the salon as a woman's voice screams "Oh my god! Oh my god!"...
10:26 2019-10-07

Verizon Adds Wireless Customers, Defends Early 5G Service Verizon Communications added more wireless customers in the second quarter than some analysts expected as the carrier stepped up its promotions and pushed to bring faster 5G wireless service to more cities....
21:26 2019-08-01

AWS intros new EventBridge, CDK services as CTO Vogels urges customers to 'encrypt everything' At the AWS Summit Thursday, Vogels talked new developer tools, customer case studies and the importance of security across enterprise IT infrastructure....
18:00 2019-07-11

Advanced hackers are infecting IT providers in hopes of hitting their customers (credit: Pixabay) A previously undocumented attack group with advanced hacking skills has compromised 11 IT service providers, most likely with the end goal of gaining access to their customers' networks, researchers from security firm Symantec said on Wednesday. The group, dubbed Tortoiseshell, h...
22:00 2019-09-18

British Airways Fined $229 Million Over Customers' Data Theft British Airways has been fined more than 183 million pounds after computer hackers last year stole bank details from hundreds of thousands of passengers, its parent group IAG said Monday....
09:39 2019-07-08

At Least Three Paying Customers Have Been Kicked Out Of James Dolan's Recent Concerts Knicks owner and dedicated crooner James Dolan seemingly has an allergy toward playing his music in front of anyone who might be inclined to bring actual attention to it. Over the past month, at least three paying customers have been booted from three separate venues during Dolan’s shows. Two of tho...
21:00 2019-08-01

Spies with that? Police can snoop on McDonald's and Westfield wifi customers Exclusive: Documents reveal rushed encryption legislation allows police to compel wifi providers to turn over information about usersPeople accessing the internet at McDonald’s and Westfield in Australia could be targeted for surveillance by police under new encryption legislation, according to the ...
09:26 2019-05-28

Trevor Noah Is Skeptical About War in Iran, Even if Saudis Are Good Customers Presidential praise for the Saudis had Noah imagining a “Braveheart” scene: “Why do we fight? Not for our wives, not for our children. No, because they pay cash!”...
10:52 2019-09-19

Xfinity internet-only customers now get the Flex streaming platform for free As of today, Comcast will provide its internet-only customers with its streaming TV service Xfinity Flex at no additional cost. Xfinity Flex, which is essentially a streaming device and platform, launched in March and originally cost $5 per month. No......
17:00 2019-09-18

British Airways chief's promise to customers if pilots strike The head of British Airways' parent firm has told Sky News the airline will do "everything we can" for customers if pilots strike at the height of the summer holidays....
19:00 2019-08-02

Apple CEO Tim Cook surprises customers at reopening of Fifth Avenue store Apple diehards who lined up outside the revamped Fifth Avenue Apple Store for the iPhone 11 launch got more than they bargained for when chief executive Tim Cook stopped by for a surprise appearance. The CEO flew in from the company’s Cupertino, Calif., headquarters to officially open the doors of A...
17:39 2019-09-20

Wells Fargo to pay customers $386 million over unwanted auto insurance Wells Fargo & Co will pay at least $386 million to settle class-action claims by customers who said the bank signed them up for auto insurance they did not want or need when they took out car loans....
17:13 2019-06-07

Google’s internet balloons face doubts from potential customers Google’s bet on balloons to deliver cell service soon faces a crucial test amid doubts about the viability of the technology by some potential customers.Read More...
13:39 2019-07-01

20 customers to be given Raising Cane’s for a year at Tuesday’s grand opening TUCSON – Whether if you’re a fan of their chicken fingers or their Texas toast, there is no question that Caniacs will be up early Tuesday to celebrate the grand opening of Raising Cane’s newest location in Tucson. The Louisiana-based restaurant company will officially open its sec...
09:26 2019-08-13

Electronic Arts Says Its Customers Just Aren't That Interested In Switch Versions The Sims on Switch seems like a no-brainer. It’s a chill game about managing the daily life of virtual human beings where high-end graphics and framerate don’t really matter. In a recent earnings call, however, the head of Electronic Arts explained why the publisher sees things differently, and why ...
22:26 2019-07-31

#Behonest: Canada airport kiosk relies on the honesty of customers Two entrepreneurs opened a shop at the Halifax Stanfield International Airport that has no staff running it, just a credit card reader and box for customers to place cash when making a purchase....
22:13 2019-07-20

Kroger asks customers not to openly carry guns in its stores (CNN) – Kroger is asking customers not to openly carry guns into its stores. The request comes after Walmart made a similar announcement on Tuesday. Kroger says it will also call on lawmakers to pass gun reform laws, such as requiring stronger background checks. Last March, the company stopped selli...
00:26 2019-09-05

ICE, Magellan to offer dock capacity to Houston oil futures customers Intercontinental Exchange Inc and Magellan Midstream Partners LP said on Wednesday they would auction dock capacity at Magellan's terminals in Galena Park and Seabrook, Texas, for holders of ICE's Permian West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures contracts....
18:13 2019-08-14

BSNL Kicks Off Festive Offer to Entice New, Existing Customers BSNL has announced its festive offer to provide extended validity with its Rs. 1,699 prepaid plan and offers additional data benefits to the Rs. 186 and Rs. 187 prepaid plans....
02:00 2019-10-04

Customers can make fast-food combo meals healthier (Reuters Health) - Combination meals in U.S. fast food and fast casual restaurants have lots of calories, saturated fat, sugar and sodium, but customers can make the meals healthier by substituting drinks and toppings, researchers say....
07:39 2019-08-27

Another $860 million recovered for Madoff customers in Kingate settlement: trustee The court-appointed trustee liquidating Bernard Madoff's firm on Wednesday said another $860 million may soon be returned to the swindler's customers, under a settlement with offshore funds that......
21:13 2019-07-17

Ask The Salty Waitress: Customers keep stealing our salt and pepper shakers Dear Salty, My wife and I own a breakfast and lunch restaurant, and we’re blessed that it does a steady business of tourists and regulars. We’ve been fortunate, our customers and staff are generally all great and our regulars are like family. But we have a problem with customers stealing our salt an...
03:00 2019-08-15

'Always Audi' program gives new customers free Silvercar rental days Audi is giving customers who buy its newer vehicles seven free days of Silvercar rental under a new program called "Always Audi." While people probably aren't going to buy one of the automaker's vehicles just to get a week's worth of complimentary re......
22:00 2019-08-19

Forever 21 sends Atkins diet bars to plus-size customers Customers who ordered from Forever 21’s plus-size collection got way more than they bargained for this week. The retailer sent Atkins low-carb lemon diet bars to its customers, which included those who purchased plus-size clothing. The tone-deaf move was called out on social media as a prime e...
00:52 2019-07-24

Huawei fights to keep U.S. funds flowing to its rural mobile customers China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd, the world's biggest telecoms equipment maker, argued on Wednesday that Washington should scrap plans to prohibit wireless companies from using U.S. government funds to buy Huawei gear for their networks....
23:52 2019-06-12

Oracle aims to move all of its on-premise customers in MEA on to cloud in two years Oracle wants to get all of its 4,000 on-premise customers in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region on to the cloud in the next two years.It is a challenging task but Arun Khekar, senior vice-president for business applications at Oracle for Middle East, Africa and India,said in an exclusive interv...
13:00 2019-07-22

Danske Bank reported to police for overcharging customers: regulator Denmark's financial watchdog said on Friday it had reported Danske Bank to the police for overcharging customers, the latest blow to the lender as it tries to restore trust after involvement in a major money laundering scandal....
16:39 2019-08-30

Forever 21 Apologizes After Sending Atkins Diet Bars to Customers Forever 21 has issued an apology after getting slammed for sending Atkins diet bars to customers. Several shoppers called out the retailer on Twitter after receiving the unsolicited items......
22:39 2019-07-24

Amazon is making 3 small changes to its seller polices that add up to a big win for customers (AMZN) Helen H. Richardson/Getty Images Amazon is instituting new seller policies that are designed to make shopping easier on the site. The policies include new rules around titles for listings, requiring price-per-unit information for some consumables and details about compatibility for phone cases. Co...
00:39 2019-06-20

Goldman Sachs offering to pay for Marcus bank’s customers’ silence Goldman Sachs really, really, really doesn’t want you to sue the company. The Wall Street investment bank quietly offered this week to pay all the fees for customers who bring legal claims against its new consumer bank — including double the lawyer’s fees, in some cases — as long as they keep their ...
06:13 2019-06-13

Monzo customers left fuming as transfers fail for several hours Customers of app-based bank Monzo told of their frustration today claiming their bank transfers had failed and they were unable to access their cash....
18:52 2019-05-30

New Bill Prohibits Phone Companies from Charging Customers to Ban Robocalls House Republicans and Democrats came together on Thursday to put forth comprehensive legislation designed not only to help end the scourge of robocalls but prevent U.S. consumers from being forced to foot the bill.Read more......
02:13 2019-06-21

Walmart service to deliver groceries inside customers’ homes NEW YORK (AP) — Walmart is offering to have one of its employees deliver fresh groceries and put them in your refrigerator when you’re not home. The nation’s largest grocer says it will be offering the service this fall for more than one million customers in three cities: Pittsburgh, Kan...
07:00 2019-06-07

In the flesh: how beauty is luring customers back to the high street The beauty industry is fighting back against the mass exodus to online retailers – with the kind of exclusivity that can only be experienced in-storeFrom plumes of powder to spritzes of perfumes, the department-store beauty hall has remained in many ways unchanged since Harry Selfridge first moved p...
11:00 2019-08-22

Flipkart Says Festive Sale Brought 50 Percent Growth in New Customers Flipkart on Friday said that its Big Billion Days sale witnessed almost 50 percent growth in the number of new customers compared to last year, with 70 billion views in six days of the sale that began......
10:39 2019-10-05

Grubhub has bought thousands of domain names to compete against its own customers Online food delivery company Grubhub has purchased thousands of domain names that resemble those of businesses that are either already on its platform or are trying to be according to a new report from New Food Economy.The company owns over 23,000 of these look-alike domains that it has set up to re...
01:26 2019-06-29

Chase forgives all credit card debt for Canadian customers Chase Bank announced it is forgiving all credit card debt held by Canadian customers more than one year after the company decided to close all credit card accounts there....
22:39 2019-08-10

BSNL Hoping To Recover Rs 3,000-Crore From Enterprise Customers: Chairman Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) is eyeing increased earnings from renting out its premises at various locations - the target for rental income has been set at about Rs 1,000 crore this year....
08:52 2019-08-12

UPDATE 1-Opko Health says over 400,000 customers likely affected by data breach Opko Health Inc said on Thursday it was notified by its former billing collections vendor about unauthorized access to information on about 422,600 customers, making it the third healthcare company to be affected by the incident....
20:52 2019-06-06

What is OpCX? Forging emotional connections with customers. Tread carefully Customers want brands to take care of their wants and needs. Deloitte Digital outlines OpCX, which blends multiple disciplines to make companies more human. Can brands really live up to these relationship expectations?...
19:39 2019-05-22

Australia watchdog says Vodafone misled customers over digital purchases Australia's competition watchdog said https://www.accc.gov.au/media-release/vodafone-to-compensate-customers-over-direct-carrier-billing-charges on Tuesday Vodafone had admitted that it misled thousands of customers for five years by charging them for digital content they bought unknowingly from t...
09:26 2019-07-16

Man accused of threatening customers with pellet gun at North Carolina Walmart Police in North Carolina say no shots were fired and nobody was hurt when a man with a pellet gun threatened customers inside a Walmart.        ...
22:39 2019-08-12

Email scammer's plan to defraud 200,000 airport customers is foiled The NCSC's Active Cyber Defence report outlines how the scheme has helped defend the UK from hackers - and outlines plans for continuing to do so in future....
19:13 2019-07-16

Comcast to Pay Millions After Judge Finds It Illegally Screwed Over Customers 445,000 Times Comcast violated the Consumer Protection Act a whopping 445,000 times, a Washington State court ruled on Thursday. The ruling stems from accusations by the state’s attorney general that the telecom giant signed up tens of thousands of customers for a shitty monthly program without their consent.Read...
06:13 2019-06-08

Saga securing alternative flights for customers hit by Thomas Cook collapse Saga Plc said on Monday it was securing alternative flights, where possible, for customers who are due to travel imminently and have been impacted by the collapse of Thomas Cook ....
13:26 2019-09-23

Canadian store urges customers to rethink plastic with ‘shameful’ bags East West Market hopes humorous bags like ‘Wart Ointment Wholesale’ will persuade shoppers to shun single-use plastic bagsIf concern over the climate crisis or revulsion over the contamination of the food chain are not enough to change consumer behaviour, one grocery store is hoping that another emo...
21:26 2019-06-11

As Thomas Cook customers return home, blame game begins Prime Minister Boris Johnson and unions questioned the part played by Thomas Cook's richly rewarded bosses in the company's demise on Tuesday, and asked why the state had to foot the bill for bringing tens of thousands of tourists home....
01:26 2019-09-25

Nvidia, VMware release cloud software to court business customers Chip supplier Nvidia Corp on Monday said it was teaming up with VMware Inc and Amazon.com Inc's cloud division to court large businesses looking to host artificial intelligence programs in Amazon's cloud....
19:26 2019-08-26

Customers Being Wrongly Detained for 'Stolen' Rental Cars Is Apparently a Thing Quite a few of you probably have plans to travel and rent cars this summer, so listen up: There have been various cases where rental car companies like Hertz have mistakenly reported their cars as missing and then getting unsuspecting customers arrested....
21:26 2019-05-24

Macy’s pulls plates with ‘toxic message’ after after customers call them out for fat shaming Alie Ward/Twitter via TODAY By Julie Pennell, TODAY A collection of plates intended as a humorous way to help people dining at home with portion control has caused a major backlash online. On Sunday, podcast host Alie Ward tweeted out a picture of the dinner set (which was being sold at a Macy’...
17:13 2019-07-23

Two Burger King customers tell Spanish-speaking manager to ‘go back to Mexico’ By Hasley Pitman A heated exchange between two customers and the manager of a Florida Burger King who spoke Spanish in the restaurant was caught on video and viewed 22,000 times on social media. This just happened right in front of me!!!! I had to record!!! “This is AMERICA! we speak ENGLISH” “G...
17:52 2019-07-11

Thomas Cook collapse: Customers hit with hotel bills - business live Failure of world’s oldest travel company leaves bosses facing tough questions over their pay and performanceSummary: Pressure mounts on Thomas Cook bossesHolidaymakers asked to pay £££ to hotelsAccountancy watchdog may investigateLeadsom demands probe into directorsThomas Cook bosses under fire for ...
22:13 2019-09-24

MoviePass Customers: Check Your Credit Card Statements for Fraudulent Charges If you’re a MoviePass customer, you might want to take an extra close look at your credit card statements—or considering replacing your card altogether....
23:26 2019-08-21

UPDATE 1-Brazil telecom Oi adds mobile customers as it expands 4.5G coverage Brazilian telecom Oi SA added more post-paid mobile clients in May than in April, commercial director Bernardo Winik said on Tuesday, as the company expanded its 4.5G coverage in Latin America's largest economy....
18:52 2019-06-04

NRAI's Clarion Call To 'LogOut': Restaurateurs' Versus Customers' Reactions NRAI had posted a tweet on August 14 that acted as a clarion call for restaurants to dissociate themselves from some leading aggregator platforms. Here's a range of reactions from restaurateurs and......
13:52 2019-08-20

Damning Report: Mom’s Investigation Into Why This Restaurant Keeps The AC Up So High Has Concluded That It’s Because They Want Their Customers To Freeze Lunch today was supposed to be a relaxed, casual affair, but in light of some shocking revelations, it’s turned out to be anything but: Mom’s investigation into why this restaurant keeps the AC up so high has concluded that it’s because they want their customers to freeze....
22:13 2019-08-12

Comcast to provide free Xfinity Flex TV device for internet customers Comcast Corp said on Wednesday it will offer Xfinity Flex, its streaming media set top box, and a voice remote for free to its internet-only customers....
16:13 2019-09-18

Comcast, Cable Giants Sue Maine Over Law Forcing Them to Let Customers Pay for Specific Channels Comcast and a bevy of cable giants including Fox, CBS, and Disney are suing the state of Maine and 17 municipalities over a recently passed state law that mandates cable TV operators allow subscribers to pick and choose which channels and programs they want to pay for, the Bangor Daily News reported...
06:26 2019-09-12

Rent the Runway, Nordstrom team up to boost convenience, attract customers Nordstrom Inc and Rent the Runway announced a partnership on Thursday that aims to draw more foot traffic into the department store while making the clothing rental service more convenient so it can improve service to existing customers and attract new ones....
21:39 2019-06-27

Lyft's scooters steering new customers to ride-hailing, but winter is coming A quarter of Lyft Inc customers who use its bikes and scooters are new to the company, executives said on Wednesday, outlining how investments in the expensive growth area may eventually benefit the core ride-hailing business....
06:13 2019-08-08

Bank will pay customers to take out mortgages by offering negative interest rates in Denmark Jyske Bank, the third-largest bank in Denmark, announced that it would lend homebuyers at an interest rate of -0.5% for a 10-year mortgage.       ...
22:26 2019-08-09

Chase Bank cancels all credit card debt for Canadian customers Clients ‘over the moon’ at US lender’s move as it withdraws from marketChase Bank is forgiving all outstanding debt owed by customers of its two Canadian credit cards as it exits the country’s market.Customers using the Amazon.ca Rewards Visa and the Marriott Rewards Premier Visa were pleasantly sur...
22:26 2019-08-09

Chase Bank forgives all credit card debt for customers in Canada Chase Bank customers in Canada are celebrating after the company announced it would forgive all outstanding debt. Veuer’s Nick Cardona has that story.        ...
22:00 2019-08-09

UPDATE 1-Wells Fargo will pay customers $386 million over unwanted auto insurance Wells Fargo & Co will pay customers at least $386 million to settle class-action claims that the bank signed them up for auto insurance they did not want or need when they took out car loans....
21:13 2019-06-07

JPMorgan's deposit growth slowing as customers seek higher yield Deposit growth at JPMorgan Chase & Co, the largest U.S. bank by assets, is slowing as customers withdraw some of their money and stash it with competing banks that pay higher interest rates, a bank executive said Thursday....
22:26 2019-05-30

‘It’s not fast fashion’: the cult brand telling customers to wear out its clothes Making things last as long as possible is part of Folk’s approach to fashionCathal McAteer, the founder of cult brand Folk, is trying on pieces from his new line, It’s All Good Folk, at his central London shop and HQ. He’s excited about the new collection. The first pieces went into John Lewis’s Whi...
13:52 2019-09-01

El Paso shooting Walmart employee helped up to 100 escape, says he was 'trained the customers come first' As a massacre unfolded at a Walmart in Texas over the weekend a longtime store associate went about just as he was trained, putting the customers first....
19:52 2019-08-06

Men's health start-ups tout their simplicity, but some make it hard for customers to cancel The CEO of Ro, a company that sells erectile dysfunction and hair loss products, is calling out practices in the industry that make it hard for consumers to cancel....
14:39 2019-08-30

Marriott fined $123m for 2018 data breach that hit 339m customers Hot on the heels of British Airways, international hotel group Marriott is set to face the wrath of the UK‘s data privacy regulator. The country’s Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) said it plans to fine the US-based chain £99 million ($123 million) under EU GDPR laws for a data breach that exp...
10:26 2019-07-10

Lufthansa offers customers opportunity to buy climate-friendly plane fuel Lufthansa is launching a website that allows customers to buy climate-friendly plane fuel to compensate for the emissions caused by their flight.       ...
08:39 2019-08-20

New Jersey Dunkin' employee tests positive for Hepatitis A, customers warned Customers in New Jersey who ran on Dunkin’ between May 18 and June 1 are being warned about Hepatitis A after an employee at a Turnersville location tested positive for the disease....
20:00 2019-06-10

Vegan protesters clash with grocery store customers: 'Unless you're going to pay for my shopping, back off' Shoppers at a grocery store in Auckland, New Zealand, looking to pick up some fresh meat were instead greeted by a line of vegan protesters. Not surprisingly, not every customer reacted positively to the event....
00:00 2019-09-20

Wells Fargo agrees to pay customers $386M over unwanted auto insurance National General Insurance, an underwriter, will pay an additional $7.5 million, making the total customer payout at least $393.5 million, according to federal court filings....
12:39 2019-06-10

Mercedes-Benz India Introduces Wishbox Finance Scheme For Customers Wishbox presents customised mobility solutions with five primary features - Key-to-Key Change, 25-25-25-25, Zero down payment, Star Agility+ and Comprehensive insurance....
15:26 2019-08-08

Breakfast wraps recalled after customers find ‘small rocks’ inside More than 246,000 pounds of frozen breakfast wraps were recently recalled after customers complained of finding “small rocks” in the food, federal inspectors announced. Ruiz Food Products, the manufacturer of El Monterey Egg, Potato, Bacon & Cheese Sauce Breakfast Wraps, received a report of one inj...
18:39 2019-06-17

Digital transformation reality: 80% of customers delete apps that don't meet expectations Don't like a company's app? Do what the majority of users do - dump that company and find another. A study released this week shows that most customers delete an app if they don't like how it works....
20:52 2019-05-21

TRA launches radio streaming service to let customers know about its services and developments in ICT sector The Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) of the UAE has launched a radio streaming service for the public to learn about the most important news, reports, services, latest developments of the ICT sector of the authority.TRA digital radio is a new window through which TRA aims to reach a wid...
17:13 2019-10-13

Thomas Cook customers may face two-month delay for refunds: watchdog Britain's aviation regulator said on Monday that refunds of bookings by Thomas Cook customers could take longer than expected as the regulator does not have all information needed from the collapsed travel firm....
00:00 2019-10-01

Walmart makes it super easy for AT&T customers to upgrade their phones online Walmart has been trying to diversify its business and services in a number of interesting ways lately, competing against arch-rival Amazon in terms of both voice shopping experiences and ultra-low-cost tablets. And now you can do something on Walmart's website that no other mass retailer selling gen...
10:26 2019-06-18

How Salesforce builds loyalty by investing in the success of its developers, admins, and customers At Salesforce TrailheaDX 2019, Sarah Franklin spoke with TechRepublic about what makes the company's relationship with developers, admins, and customers....
17:52 2019-06-18

Thomas Cook customers may face two-month delay for refunds - watchdog Britain's aviation regulator said on Monday that refunds of bookings by Thomas Cook customers could take longer than expected as the regulator does not have all information needed from the collapsed travel firm....
12:13 2019-09-30

Wisconsin farmers helped hook world on dairy, but those customers are now competitors Struggling American dairy farmers thought they could count on the world market. Then came the turbulence of tariffs and trade deals.       ...
18:26 2019-10-02

Fitbit Charge 4: what we want to see The Fitbit Charge 3 only landed in October 2018 and it’s an impressive device, ranking at number one in our list of the best fitness trackers. But there’s no reason to think Fitbit will stop at three – there’s probably going to be a Fitbit Charge 4 sooner or later.And goo...
19:52 2019-08-20

Nike misses on earnings, but beats on revenues as customers buy more sneakers and sports gear Nike sold more sneakers and gear during the fiscal fourth quarter than Wall Street expected, helping to boost revenues by 4% to just over $10 billion....
05:00 2019-06-28

Jaclyn Hill Cosmetics customers report receiving ‘lumpy’ and ‘hairy’ lipsticks A YouTube beauty guru is trying to survive lumpy-lipstick-gate. Jaclyn Hill launched her cosmetic line, Jaclyn Cosmetics, about two weeks ago. But while fans were initially anxious to get their hands on the line, some have since been taking to social media to complain about defective products. Many ...
22:52 2019-06-11

Burger King thinks it can fool its Swedish customers with its plant-based patties Burger King is so confident about its new plant-based offerings that as a part of a promotional campaign in Sweden, the fast-food chain is daring their customers to order from its new "50/50 menu."...
20:39 2019-07-16

Monzo discovers security flaw, asks some customers to change card numbers British digital bank Monzo has asked around half a million of its customers to change their card PIN (personal identification number) after discovering a security flaw in its system....
19:00 2019-08-05

Citi launches co-branded credit cards with SE Asia's Grab in push for more customers Citigroup has teamed up with Singapore-based ride-hailing firm Grab to launch co-branded credit cards, as it looks to boost its Asian customer base by about 13% via partnerships with digital firms, a senior Citi executive said....
16:00 2019-06-11

AT&T cancels its Samsung Galaxy Fold pre-orders; customers involved get a $100 promo card While the world waits for Samsung to announce a new launch date for the Galaxy Fold, actions speak louder than words. Especially when those actions consist of Best Buy canceling pre-orders collected for the device last month followed up by today's news related to AT&T. The carrier, according to Tom'...
07:26 2019-06-13

Kroger joins Walmart in asking customers to 'no longer openly carry firearms' in stores Kroger on Tuesday requested customers refrain from openly carrying firearms in its stores — hours after Walmart asked the same of its shoppers amid recent mass shootings across the U.S. and some public pressure from mostly left-leaning groups to restrict gun sales....
16:52 2019-09-04

Reuters: Chinese hackers used the cloud to steal trade secrets from enterprise customers A report a few days ago revealed that hackers linked with China’s government were stealing data from more than a dozen global telecom companies for years. Cybersecurity company Cyberreason said at the time that a hacking group labeled APT10, associated with the Chinese government, is likely to...
02:26 2019-06-28

Walgreens joins Walmart, Kroger in asking customers to no longer openly carry guns By Janelle Griffith Walgreens announced Thursday it was asking customers to “no longer openly carry firearms” in its stores. Authorized law enforcement officials would be exempt from the request, the second-largest pharmacy chain, with 9,560 stores, said in a statement. The announcement ...
03:00 2019-09-06

Google Maps Littered With Fake Business Listings, Tormenting Competitors and Customers Millions of pushpins on Google Maps point to false business addresses created by firms pretending to be nearby. Some are fibbing to get your business. Others are posted by predators seeing what they can take....
18:26 2019-06-20

Starbucks customers sue claiming exposure to potentially fatal pest-control chemicals Starbucks is being sued by a group of New York City customers concerned about exposure to potentially-fatal pest-control chemicals.        ...
04:26 2019-05-22

REFILE-Nvidia, VMware release cloud software to court business customers Chip supplier Nvidia Corp on Monday said it was teaming up with VMware Inc and Amazon.com Inc's cloud division to court large businesses looking to host artificial intelligence programs in Amazon's cloud....
19:00 2019-08-26

Rent the Runway pauses taking new customers as supply chain issues mount Rent the Runway won't accept new subscribers or new event rentals at least until Oct. 15, as the clothing platform sees inventory and supply chain issues....
01:52 2019-09-30

Fake supplements: Amazon warned customers some Align products it sold were counterfeit Amazon says the Align nutritional supplements currently for sale on its site are safe. But the retailer recently warned customers of fakes.       ...
18:39 2019-07-22

BMW Customers Can Give Real-Time Approvals For Service And Repairs With New Smart Video App BMW India has announced introducing a new mobile application that will allow customers to give real-time approvals for service and repairs. Called the BMW Smart Video, the new BMW exclusive app allows......
22:52 2019-10-03

Amazon's Ring Is Teaching Cops How to Persuade Customers to Hand Over Surveillance Footage Amazon’s home security subsidiary Ring wields tremendous power over the messaging used by its law enforcement partners about its products, including by pre-writing and approving police statements about Ring’s services. But according to a new report, Ring is also instructing cops on how to persuade c...
19:00 2019-08-06

New York Sports Club offers no-fee gyms to customers abandoning Equinox, SoulCycle The New York Sports Club appears to be making the most of a recent controversy involving rival fitness companies like Equinox and SoulCycle by offering no-fee gym memberships to new customers who are leaving the competitors' facilities. ...
06:26 2019-08-10

Court strikes down ruling forcing Volkswagen to pay Czech customers damages: report The Prague City Court ruled on Thursday to invalidate an order for Volkswagen to pay Czech customers more than 500 million crowns ($21.27 million) in damages for the Dieselgate affair, news website www.idnes.cz reported....
16:26 2019-10-03

Rent the Runway stops taking new customers as supply chain issues mount Rent the Runway won't accept new subscribers or new event rentals at least until Oct. 15, as the clothing platform sees inventory and supply chain issues....
23:39 2019-09-27

Lawsuit claims Buffalo Wild Wings would refuse service to black customers A former Buffalo Wild Wings employee is suing the company for creating a “racially hostile work environment,” claiming that their managers allowed employees to discriminate against black customers....
23:52 2019-05-22

Walmart to no longer sell certain ammunition, ask customers to stop open carry in stores Walmart will stop selling certain forms of ammunition, and call on Congress, Trump to pass background checks legislation       ...
03:13 2019-09-04

Microsoft challenges ‘sneak and peek’ warrant that requests data from one of its big corporate customers Microsoft is challenging an order that prevents it from informing one of its corporate customers that the government has requested the customer’s data.Read More...
10:52 2019-09-26

Ford extends warranty on Focus and Fiesta clutches, will reimburse customers for repairs Ford Motor Co. said Wednesday it is extending its warranty for 560,000 Focus and Fiesta cars and will reimburse owners who paid for repairs.       ...
21:52 2019-08-14

Netflix shares plunge as global growth falls short, U.S. customers shrink Netflix Inc said on Wednesday it lost U.S. streaming customers for the first time in eight years and missed targets for new subscribers overseas, an announcement that jarred investors ahead of looming competition....
05:52 2019-07-18

Flyfishing and kayaking trips help L.L. Bean, Orvis sell more gear and attract more customers Outdoor retail brands are beefing up their adventure programs and branded trips to create new customers and deepen relationships with existing ones by making outdoor vacations easier. Customers can try out new activities before purchasing any gear....
00:52 2019-08-01

Nissan India Extends Service Support To Cyclone-Affected Customers In Odisha Nissan has sent special emergency repair teams in Bhubaneshwar and Cuttack and additional trained manpower will be deployed from its dealerships to expedite repair turnaround time....
14:13 2019-05-22

Suit filed by iTunes users claims that Apple did make its customers the product Ever since the Cambridge Analytica story broke, revealing that 87 million Facebook members had their personal data used without permission, Apple and its CEO Tim Cook have been saying one thing over and over: Apple's customers are not its product. In other words, Apple won't sell personal data belon...
03:39 2019-05-25

Inclusivity comes to credit cards: Mastercard creates ‘True Name’ for transgender, non-binary customers Cardholders will soon be able to swap out credit, debit or prepaid cards featuring their “dead name” with new ones emblazoned with their "true name."...
03:26 2019-06-19

Tiger's charge fizzles in second 71 at BMW Tiger Woods was unable to keep a mid-round charge going Friday and will have to rally over the weekend at the BMW Championship in order to qualify for next week's Tour Championship....
00:13 2019-08-17

Five Children Take Charge As Bengaluru Top Cop For A Day Proudly adorning the signature khaki police uniform, five terminally-ill children assumed command as Bengaluru top cop for a day as part of a special initiative by city police and ''Make a Wish''......
14:52 2019-09-09

Hannity: 'The radicals are in charge' Fox News' Sean Hannity focused Monday night on the change within the Democratic Party, declaring once again that Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., is now the leader and that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., is "powerless."...
09:39 2019-07-16

Fitbit Charge 3 Review Review indexDesign and comfort | Display and controls | Software and functionality | Sports and activity tracking | Battery life | ConclusionThe modern lifestyle provides many comforts, but often we indulge in them so much that we forget to take proper care of our health and fitness. The best way to...
16:00 2019-05-21

DowDuPont to take $800 mln-$1.3 bln charge in second quarter DowDuPont Inc said it expects to book an pretax charge of $800 million to $1.3 billion for the April-June quarter, resulting from changes in valuation of assets in the wake of a drop in ethanol prices and weak demand for its biomaterial products....
14:39 2019-05-29

Small-business owners: Don't give Facebook, Amazon remote control of your customers Online platforms help you build your small business, but if you let them control all of your contacts, they could also control all of your business.        ...
23:26 2019-05-22

Small business owners: Don't give Facebook, Amazon remote control of your customers Online platforms help you build your small business, but if you let them control all of your contacts, they could also control all of your business.        ...
16:52 2019-05-22

Thai cafes forced to track customers' wifi use, sparking free speech fears Minister says law to retain browsing records would help monitor ‘fake news’, but critics say it will be used to stifle dissentThe Thai government has come under fire for a new regulation that forces coffee shop owners to track and store the data of customers using their wifi, a move critics say will...
09:39 2019-10-10

Rent the Runway stops taking new customers as inventory and supply chain issues mount Rent the Runway won't accept new subscribers or new event rentals at least until Oct. 15, as the clothing platform sees inventory and supply chain issues....
21:39 2019-09-27

This seafood restaurant’s latest catch: Chinese robots that greet customers and deliver food A newly opened Delaware seafood restaurant has a unique item on its menu: robot servers. The machines are the latest example of intelligent machines working in the restaurant industry....
18:52 2019-07-02

Colt Says Its Decision to Stop Making AR-15 Rifles for Civilians Is Driven by Customers. Experts Aren’t So Sure Colt will stop producing AR-15 rifles for consumers, the Connecticut-based gunmaker announced Thursday. In a statement, Colt’s CEO Dennis Veilleux said the decision to suspend production was entirely market-driven. The statement made no mention of the mass shootings that involved the style of ...
19:13 2019-09-20

JPMorgan credit-card customers are seething about company plans to revoke their ability to sue them — here's how to protect yourself AP Images JPMorgan Chase is planning to revoke its credit-card customers' ability to sue them. The bank sent nearly all of its cardholders notifications alerting them that they were implementing binding arbitration that prevents customers from taking disputes to court or joining class-action lawsui...
01:00 2019-06-06

Monzo urges 480,000 customers to change pins as banking details exposed to unauthorised staff Digital bank Monzo has urged almost half a million customers to change their pins after it emerged banking information was exposed to unauthorised staff....
06:52 2019-08-06

Kroger joins Walmart: Asks customers not to openly carry guns in stores even where legal Retail giants Kroger and Walmart are asking customers to stop openly carrying firearms in their stores, even in areas where it is legal to do so. Veuer’s Justin Kircher has the story.        ...
18:39 2019-09-04

CVS, Walgreens, Wegmans Join Retailers Urging Customers Not to Openly Carry Guns in Stores (NEW YORK) — Drug chains CVS and Walgreens as well as grocery chain Wegmans Food Market have joined the chorus of retailers requesting that customers refrain from openly carrying firearms in their stores even where state laws allow it. The announcements on Thursday follow similar moves by Walm...
12:00 2019-09-06

Furious customers are threatening to boycott Wayfair over reports the company is furnishing migrant camps AP Photo/Jenny Kane Wayfair is catching customers' ire online. In a letter signed by more than 500 employees and sent to the company's leadership, workers said they learned of a $200,000 order from a government contractor that has been operating migrant detention centers, The Boston Globe reported...
19:00 2019-06-27

Rivian's electric trucks can charge each other If electric cars are ultimately batteries on wheels, shouldn't you have the option of charging one EV with another? You will with Rivian's truck and SUV. Company chief R.J. Scaringe told The Drive in an interview that "Rivian-to-Rivian" charging wi......
12:52 2019-06-09

Disney+ is available free of charge right now, but only in one country Disney’s streaming subscription won’t be available for another two months, with November 12th marking the official launch of the Disney+ platform. However, if you happen to be in the Netherlands right now, you’ll be able to test it free of charge until it launches, as Disney has be...
14:52 2019-09-12

Who’s in Charge in Peru? Peruvians Can’t Agree The president dissolved Congress. Congress suspended the president. Now the vice president has renounced. Here’s what you need to know to understand the dysfunction roiling Peru....
20:52 2019-10-02

Boeing to take $4.9bn charge due to grounding of 737 Max jets Company expects $5.6bn reduction in revenue after crashes in Ethiopia and IndonesiaBoeing reported on Thursday it would take an after-tax charge of $4.9bn in the second quarter on estimated disruptions from the prolonged grounding of its lucrative 737 Max passenger jets, after two deadly crashes.The...
05:26 2019-07-19

CHEAP: You suck. Buy a FitBit Charge 3 for $120. Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! I’m sorry to be the one to tell you this, but you suck. I know, it’s hard to hear, but you do. You suck. I suck. Everyone sucks. One of the pleasant parts about technology though is we can use it to make us suck ...
20:13 2019-07-11

Charge against Kevin Spacey dropped Massachusetts prosecutors on Wednesday dropped a criminal case against actor Kevin Spacey, a week after a man who accused him of assault pleaded the fifth on the witness stand....
02:26 2019-07-18

Your Nissan Leaf May Soon Charge Your House You might think an electric car is a car, but you’d be wrong. It is a giant battery that, for some reason, spends most of its existence powering a thing that’s not moving at all. That’s why Nissan sees a future for the Leaf as a battery that can power your house....
20:26 2019-07-12

Why Boeing was up in the pre-market on news it will take $5B charge Boeing was up in the pre-market despite its plan to take a $4.9 billion charge to compensate their customers affected by the 737 Max. CNBC's "Squawk on the Street" discusses what this means for the stock....
20:52 2019-07-19

Forget Popeyes: A viral tweet has customers lining up outside this immigrant-owned chicken sandwich restaurant in D.C. The owner of Roaming Rooster first saw the tweet praising his fried chicken sandwich around 9 p.m. one night last week. The following morning, the line was out the door....
02:00 2019-09-04

Amid Hour-Long Lines, Customers Fight Over Products as Costco Opens First Store in China (Bloomberg) — Costco Wholesale Corp.’s first outlet in China opened on Tuesday and was soon overrun with customers willing to fight over discounted products and wait hours to pay for their purchases. The American retail giant had to suspend operations in its Shanghai store in the afterno...
02:26 2019-08-28

THE IDENTITY VERIFICATION IN BANKING REPORT: How banks should use new authentication methods to boost conversions and keep their customers loyal BI IntelligenceThis is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here. The way incumbent banks onboard and verify the identities of their customers online is inconvenient an...
22:26 2019-05-21

Lawsuit Alleges Buffalo Wild Wings Managers Gave the Green Light to Refuse Black Customers Perhaps you’ve heard the stories about how black people don’t tip, without deconstructing the reasoning as to why that might be. Or perhaps you’re just one of many racist managers at Buffalo Wild Wings who’ve relied on this stereotype to justify refusing black customers....
16:39 2019-05-22

Prosecutors decline to charge Dodgers' Urias Dodgers pitcher Julio Urias will not face charges for his arrest on domestic violence at this time, the Los Angeles City Attorney says. Urias could still face discipline from Major League Baseball....
03:39 2019-06-04

Lawyers say 'aggression' was initial charge against Neymar The Brazilian lawyers who first represented an unidentified woman who has accused soccer star Neymar of rape said Tuesday that her initial complaint charged she was a victim of "aggression," or "physical violence," by the player, though they added that doesn't mean authorities couldn't pursue a pros...
13:39 2019-06-05

Coleman set for worlds after USADA charge withdrawn World 100 meters favorite Christian Coleman is eligible to compete in this month's world championships and the 2020 Olympics after a whereabouts charge against the American sprinter was withdrawn by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) on Monday....
06:39 2019-09-03

Electrify America will use robots to charge self-driving EVs As self-driving and electric vehicles advance, one fundamental question remains: How will autonomous EVs connect to charging stations? Volkswagen-backed Electrify America and Stable Auto hope to answer that. The two companies are working together to......
19:13 2019-08-01

Former NYPD cop indicted on murder charge in New Orleans A former NYPD cop has been indicted on a murder charge in New Orleans for shooting an unarmed man, prosecutors said. Gerardo Bugallo-Beret, 29, was charged with second-degree murder on Thursday in the death of Tyrone Reese, 29, who was shot outside the former cop’s Treme apartment building on March ...
16:26 2019-06-28

Electric car charge points to be installed in every new home News 15 Jul, 2019 England will be the first country in the world to introduce mandatory electric car charging points for new-build homes...
16:52 2019-07-15

Air travellers may have to pay carbon charge to offset emissions Planned tax will make public more aware of climate harm caused by flying, ministers hopeAir passengers may have to pay an extra “carbon charge” on flights as part of a government initiative to reduce CO2 emissions and tackle the climate crisis.Passengers could choose to pay more for travel tickets, ...
02:39 2019-07-22

Fast fashion is on the rampage, with UK at the head of the charge One in three young women in Britain consider a garment worn once or twice to be oldFast fashion – the rapid system of trend-driven, low-cost clothing manufacture beloved by UK consumers – is on the rampage. We crossed a worrying line in 2014, scaling up garment production to 100bn pieces of new clot...
15:52 2019-06-21

U.S. sprinter Coleman won't face doping charge Star American sprinter Christian Coleman will be eligible for this month's world championships and next year's Olympics after the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency dropped his case....
20:39 2019-09-02

Yes, Richard Spencer is now temporarily in charge of the Pentagon. Yes, Richard Spencer is now temporarily in charge of the Pentagon. No, not that Richard Spencer, though you could be forgiven for being momentarily confused given how things are going. Per Chris Geidner, the acting SecDef is Wall Street banker Richard Spencer, “not the white supremacist neo-Nazi who...
01:39 2019-07-16

Cardinals cut Philon after arrest, assault charge The Cardinals released defensive tackle Darius Philon after he was charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon for allegedly threatening to shoot a dancer outside of a strip club....
02:39 2019-08-11

Coleman's whereabouts charge withdrawn by USADA "American sprinter Christian Coleman had a whereabouts charge against him withdrawn by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) on Monday, making the 100 metres favourite eligible for this month\u0027s world championships in Doha."...
10:39 2019-09-03

Here's why your iPhone takes longer to charge in summer Have you noticed that your iPhone – this also applies to most other smartphones and tablets too – takes longer to charge during summer? Here's why, along with what you can do about it....
19:52 2019-06-10

Ex-police officer to be resentenced on terrorism charge ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — A former police officer convicted in a sting operation of trying to help the Islamic State group by purchasing $200 in gift cards for them is scheduled to be resentenced. Nicholas Young of Fairfax, Virginia, was sentenced to 15 years in prison last year for obstruction of just...
10:13 2019-06-21

Air passengers could see carbon charge added automatically Passengers could have a carbon offsetting charge automatically added to the cost of airline tickets under plans being considered by ministers aimed at cutting emissions....
20:26 2019-07-22

Many Hospitals Charge Double or Even Triple What Medicare Would Pay A study of 25 states provides a rare glimpse of the stark disparities between what private insurers and the federal government paid for inpatient and outpatient care....
21:39 2019-06-13

CBS-Viacom merger would put Bob Bakish in charge: reports A merged CBS-Viacom would put Viacom CEO Bob Bakish at the head of the table, according to reports. CBS acting CEO Joe Ianniello would be offered a job overseeing all of the combined network’s branded assets, the Wall Street Journal reported. The two media companies, which are controlled by Sumner R...
07:26 2019-08-03

Apple's new iPhones might not be able to charge other devices after all, says analyst Kuo The revised prediction indicates that Apple might have encountered new issues in delivering technology that would let users charge AirPods and Apple Watches by placing them on the back of the iPhone....
04:26 2019-09-10

2 Mississippi men surrender to murder charge in shooting KOSCIUSKO, Miss. — Two Mississippi men wanted in a fatal shooting have surrendered to authorities. News outlets report 30-year-old Ruben Bell and 30-year-old Stephen Adams turned themselves in Monday on charges of murder and possession of a weapon by a convicted felon. Kosciusko Police Chief Herbert...
18:52 2019-08-27

DowDuPont to take $800 million to $1.3 billion charge in the second quarter DowDuPont said it expects to book an pretax charge of $800 million to $1.3 billion for the April-June quarter, resulting from changes in valuation of assets in the wake of a drop in ethanol prices and weak demand for its biomaterial products....
14:00 2019-05-29

Can a Dealer Charge Me an ‘Inspection Fee’ for a Certified Pre-Owned Car? As Jalopnik’s resident car buying expert and professional car shopper, I get emails. Lots of emails. I’ve decided to pick a few questions and try to help out. This week we are discussing extra charges for a certified car, a questionable CarMax Miata, and why Honda doesn’t just make more Type Rs mode...
17:26 2019-07-12

Charge dismissed against officer whose gun fired at school FOWLERVILLE, Mich. (AP) — A charge has been dismissed against a Michigan police officer whose personal gun accidentally fired into the floor of a high school gymnasium as he watched a wrestling tournament. WHMI-FM reports the dismissal followed a plea agreement for Flint police Lt. M...
17:13 2019-06-17

Officer says he inflated charge against chokehold victim After Eric Garner died during a confrontation with New York City police in 2014, one officer involved in the struggle says he wrote up paperwork exaggerating the seriousness of the dead man's suspected crime....
20:52 2019-05-21

EVgo and Electrify America let you charge your EV with just one account EVgo and Electrify America have announced a partnership that will make it less of a hassle for EV owners to find a charge. Drivers will be able to access public chargers on either network without the need to create a new membership or pay additional......
14:26 2019-08-22

4 of the worst things to charge on your credit card Know what not to charge on your credit card before you swipe. These are four of the worst things to charge on a credit card.       ...
16:13 2019-07-18

New Amazfit GTR smartwatch can last for over two months on a single charge Following on from the announcement of the Amazfit Verge 2 back in June, the company has just introduced a new budget sports watch called the Amazfit GTR. The Amazfit GTR is suitable for a variety of training scenarios and its main unique feature is a battery that can last up to 74 days, accordi...
16:13 2019-07-18

Accused bodega stabber hit with murder charge The man accused of stabbing a Manhattan deli worker to death was hit with a murder rap and sent to cool his heels in jail during an arraignment Sunday. Prosecutors charged Jose Paniagua, 18, with murder in the second degree, gang assault in the second degree and criminal possession of a weapon in th...
01:13 2019-06-24

First cracks appear in Matteo Salvini's charge to be Italy's PM Former coalition partner M5S and opposition could unite to scupper far-right leader’s plansThis time last week the Italian far-right leader, Matteo Salvini, seemed invincible. His League party had managed to push the latest version of its draconian anti-immigration bill through parliament after winn...
21:26 2019-08-14

Man gets DUI charge after reporting abuse by Georgia sheriff Police reports show a 75-year-old man who filed a complaint that a Georgia sheriff had grabbed him by the throat was arrested on a drunken-driving charge the following day....
02:13 2019-06-01

You’ll have to pay extra to fast-charge the Galaxy Note 10 We’re exactly three weeks away from the Galaxy Note 10 launch, but Samsung event will not deliver any huge surprises when it comes to the company’s newest smartphone. We know everything about the Note 10 thanks to a flurry of leaks and renders. The design was recently confirmed in FCC do...
18:13 2019-07-17

Migrant ship captain released without charge The German captain of a rescue ship, who was arrested for forcing her vessel into an Italian port with dozens of migrants aboard, will be released without charge, Italy's ANSA news agency reported....
00:52 2019-07-03

Who’s in charge? Many months of acting Cabinet secretaries. The Department of Defense will finally have a confirmed secretary after more than seven months with acting positions at the top. The situation is far from being an isolated case. Acting heads of Cabinet-level positions have become common under President Trump....
04:13 2019-07-24

Frappart will be first female ref to take charge of a UEFA men's final Stéphanie Frappart will become the first women to referee a major UEFA men's showpiece event when she takes charge of the UEFA Super Cup final between Liverpool and Chelsea later this monht....
19:13 2019-08-02

Charge your laptop and smartphone at the same time with the SuperTank If you start looking around, you quickly find that a handful of chargers like the SuperTank 27,000mAh Portable Charger are seriously raising the bar. Right now, you can get in on this ultra-powerful charger at $45 off the regular price, just $134.99 from TNW Deals....
16:26 2019-07-12

Manslaughter charge dropped against officer in Florida ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Prosecutors in Florida have decided to drop a manslaughter charge against a police officer a week after a grand jury indicted him. The state attorney’s office in Orlando said in a statement Friday that prosecutors had decided not to pursue charges against Officer Anthony W...
23:52 2019-05-24

This Lightning Cable Can Charge Your iPhone Even When It's Not Plugged Into Anything Like a snake that just ate an oversized rat, this Lightning cable from Nomad has a hump in the middle, and that hump is a 2800mAh battery....
03:52 2019-07-19

Lawyers say ‘aggression’ was initial charge against Neymar RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The Brazilian lawyers who first represented an unidentified woman who has accused soccer star Neymar of rape say her initial complaint charged she was a victim of “aggression,” or “physical violence,” by the player, though they adds that doesn’t me...
06:26 2019-06-05

Sanjay Singh Appointed As AAP's Rajasthan In-Charge The Aam Aadmi Party on Saturday appointed its Rajya Sabha lawmaker Sanjay Singh as its Rajasthan in-charge, following its heavy defeat in the Lok Sabha election across the nation....
02:39 2019-05-26

Eleven U.S. cancer centers get to charge more for care For several decades, certain cancer centers have been allowed by the U.S. government to charge more for the care they give. A new study finds the care given at these centers isn't very different from that received at other top-notch facilities....
21:52 2019-06-17

Washington school bus driver faces DUI charge A school bus driver in Longview, Washington, faces charges of driving under the influence and reckless endangerment after a child who had just gotten off the bus called 911, claiming the driver was intoxicated, police said....
21:52 2019-09-23

Kellogg to take $35 million pretax restructuring charge Kellogg Co said on Tuesday it would take a pretax charge of about $35 million for restructuring its North American business following the sale of its popular Keebler brand and other assets....
15:00 2019-06-18

Tesla Gets Less With More Wall Street expects Tesla Inc. to report a jump in third-quarter vehicle deliveries next week—but the full quarterly earnings report expected next month may tell another story....
13:52 2019-09-28

7-Eleven Japan shut down a mobile payments app after only two days because hackers exploited a simple security flaw and customers lost over $500,000 FlickrCC/Mike Mozart On July 1, 7-Eleven Japan launched a mobile payment app, called 7pay, that had the security flaw of allowing anyone to reset any other user's password, ZDNet reported. Bad actors accessed 900 customers' accounts and ripped them off to the tune of about $510,000, the company sa...
14:13 2019-07-06

Sainz apologised to McLaren for being "rude" before Austrian GP charge Carlos Sainz says his apologised to his McLaren team for being in a "bad mood" and "rude", before he drove from 19th to eighth in the Austrian Grand Prix...
09:26 2019-07-02

Caddie chemistry helping Westwood mount a charge Lee Westwood admits his caddie knows little about golf but that's alright because the person carrying his bag around the Royal Portrush links is his girlfriend Helen Storey....
02:00 2019-07-20

Investigators Charge Four Suspects in MH17 Downing Over Ukraine International investigators have charged four suspects including a Russian former security-service colonel in the downing of a passenger plane over Ukraine in 2014 that sparked global outrage and adding momentum to the push for sanctions against Russia....
14:52 2019-06-19

Charge Your iPhone Faster With This $9 USB-C to Lightning Cable [Exclusive] Third party USB-C to Lightning cables can finally get Apple’s MFi blessing for faster charging speeds (50% in 30 minutes on the latest iPhones!), and we’ve got an exclusive deal that brings one down to $9, the best price we’ve ever seen for any of these cables....
16:39 2019-05-29

Athletics: Coleman wants apology from USADA over whereabouts charge Christian Coleman wants an apology from the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) now that the body has dropped a whereabouts charge against him, the American sprinter said on Wednesday....
14:00 2019-09-12

Ex-Cardinals lineman surrenders to police on assault charge An offensive tackle for the Arizona Cardinals who was released this week has surrendered to police in North Carolina after a warrant was issued for his arrest on an assault charge       ...
02:39 2019-07-20

These Major Library Systems Don't Charge Late Fees The Chicago Public Library system and Fort Worth Public Library system stopped charging fines for overdue books and forgave all outstanding fines this week. They join a growing list of libraries that have replaced late fees with a more lenient and flexible “lost book” fee. Here are the major systems...
14:52 2019-10-03

Meet The IAS Officer Who Was In-Charge Of Assam Citizens List Prateek Hajela, the officer tasked with supervising the gigantic National Register of Citizens updation in Assam, must be a relaxed man after the final list was published on Saturday....
00:39 2019-09-01

Police charge 16 in burning death of Bangladesh teenager Sixteen people have been charged in the death of a 19-year-old Bangladesh student who was set on fire after refusing to drop sexual assault charges against the principal of her madrasa....
17:52 2019-05-29

AIU will not appeal USADA decision to withdraw charge against Coleman "The Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) said on Wednesday it would not appeal the decision by the US Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) to withdraw a whereabouts charge against American sprinter Christian Coleman."...
16:52 2019-09-04

Peru in turmoil as president, lawmakers split over who is in charge Peru’s government is in the midst of a political crisis Tuesday after its president dissolved the country’s congress for failing to support his anti-corruption reforms – only for lawmakers to respond by suspending him from office and appointing his vice president as their new leader....
18:13 2019-10-01

Phone battery dying? Here are some ways to get a full day on one charge Smartphone batteries can last through the evening if managed correctly. Close apps, adjust brightness and if all else fails, but an external battery.       ...
12:39 2019-07-18

Casey Stoney says no woman will take charge of men’s side ‘in my lifetime’ • Manchester United coach says ‘society isn’t even ready for it’• ‘I can’t see it – I think you would have to be 10 times as good’The Manchester United Women’s manager, Casey Stoney, does not believe a female coach has a chance of taking charge of a senior men’s side “in her lifetime”.Stoney will em...
14:39 2019-08-30

Ex-Jaguars linebacker arrested on domestic violence charge JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Former Jacksonville Jaguars linebacker Blair Brown has been arrested on a domestic violence charge. Brown turned himself in Wednesday, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office, and was expected to remain in the Duval County Jail until his first appearance before...
04:00 2019-05-30

Audi Wants To Sell You An Electric Scooter You Can Charge In Your Trunk From the R8-based E-Tron 10 years ago to the production E-Tron electric crossover introduced back in September, Audi has already shown us more than a few forms its brand of electrification project can take. It even thinks it can grow its marketshare by moving downmarket with a cheaper version of its...
19:52 2019-08-10

Pittsburgh police charge man, 23, in downtown bus stop stabbing Pittsburgh police say a 23-year-old man was responsible for Thursday’s unprovoked stabbing at a downtown bus stop that left one woman dead and another woman wounded--and ignited fears of a bias crime....
22:52 2019-08-09

Patriots' Chung focuses upon football, not cocaine charge Having played for the New England Patriots for nine of his 10 NFL seasons, Patrick Chung is well-versed in how his team addresses potential controversies....
17:13 2019-08-27

FADA Requests GST Council To Charge Interest On Gross Value Instead Of ITC The Federation Of Automobile Dealers Association or FADA, has requested the GST Council of India to charge interest on the Gross Value instead of the net Input Tax Credit Value....
20:52 2019-06-20

Prosecutors charge former Audi boss in emissions scandal FRANKFURT, Germany — German prosecutors have charged the former head of Audi, Volkswagen’s luxury division, with fraud in connection with sales of diesel cars with software that enabled cheating on emissions tests. Prosecutors in Munich said in a news release Wednesday that they had charged Ru...
22:39 2019-07-31

Man charged in Lorenzen Wright killing gets 16 years on gun charge MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A Tennessee man charged with killing former NBA player Lorenzen Wright has been sentenced to 16 years in prison on a separate gun charge. Judge Lee Coffee sentenced Billy Turner during a hearing Thursday in Memphis. Turner pleaded guilty in June to possessing a weapon as a con...
02:26 2019-08-09

U.S. Navy SEAL acquitted of all but one charge in war crimes trial Special Operations Chief Edward Gallagher was acquitted by a military jury on Tuesday of murder and all other counts except for unlawfully posing with the corpse of a captive Islamic State fighter....
01:00 2019-07-03

The English manager in charge of Taiwan's football team Three years ago Louis Lancaster was coaching youth players at Watford. Now he is taking Taiwan up the Fifa world rankingsBy Chris Evans for The Set PiecesIt was the hardest decision of Louis Lancaster’s life. The ambitious coach was on the cusp of starting an exciting new chapter of his career in As...
15:26 2019-05-22

Patriots' Chung pleads not guilty to cocaine charge New England Patriots safety Patrick Chung pleaded not guilty Monday to a felony charge of cocaine possession and waived his arraignment scheduled for Wednesday, according to a New Hampshire Supreme Court spokesperson....
00:00 2019-08-27

Mueller says he could not charge Trump as Congress weighs impeachment U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller said on Wednesday his investigation into Russia's interference in the 2016 election was never going to end with criminal charges against President Donald Trump and indicated it was up to Congress to decide if it should impeach Trump....
21:26 2019-05-29

A Month After Snub, Navjot Sidhu Yet To Take Charge Of New Ministry Punjab Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu has not taken charge of his new ministry, a month after being stripped of a key portfolio following a public fallout with Chief Minister Amarinder Singh....
17:52 2019-07-03

AOC claps back at Lindsey Graham over ‘Communist’ charge Sen. Lindsey Graham found himself squarely in Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s cross hairs Monday after the South Carolina lawmaker lashed out at the Queens congresswoman and her cohort of progressive female lawmakers known as “the Squad.” “I see @LindseyGrahamSC’s biggest issue w/ Trump’s racism is ...
02:00 2019-07-16

U.S. prosecutors charge New York man with being Islamic State sniper U.S. prosecutors have charged a New York man with fighting for the Islamic State militant group in Syria and serving as a weapons trainer, according to court documents unsealed on Friday....
20:39 2019-07-19

Samsung is making a phone that could last for days on a single charge Last year, Samsung announced a shift in policy when it comes to its smartphone business. The best phones Samsung makes, including the Galaxy S and Galaxy Note, won’t be the devices to introduce new hardware innovations. Instead, the company will use mid-range phones to showcase new technologie...
00:26 2019-08-10

Generator that runs on heat escaping to the sky can charge phones A thermoelectric generator that produces off-grid electricity at night from heat radiating from the ground can power lights and phones in remote areas...
18:13 2019-09-12

No murder charge for suspect in death blamed on panhandler BALTIMORE (AP) — The attorney for a woman accused in a killing that was initially blamed on a panhandler says prosecutors are dropping murder charges against her. The Baltimore Sun reports attorney Brandon Mead says 28-year-old Valeria Smith has been indicted in Baltimore Circuit Court on one charge...
16:13 2019-06-04

Pats' Chung faces cocaine possession charge Veteran safety Patrick Chung, who has been a key cog in the Patriots' defense as part of three Super Bowl championship teams, was indicted on a cocaine possession charge Aug. 8 and will be arraigned next Wednesday....
00:52 2019-08-23

Marriott Take $126 Million Charge Related to Data Breach Marriott International Inc. said Monday it booked a $126 million charge in the latest quarter tied to a massive data breach disclosed last year and lowered financial projections for the year....
01:13 2019-08-06

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....
00:52 2019-09-17

No, You Can't Charge Your AirPods Case With Your Apple Watch Charger On paper, this little trick should be possible. The Apple Watch uses a Qi-based charger, and your AirPod wireless charging case also supports Qi charging. Instead of plugging in your wireless charging case, you should be able to set it right on top of your Apple Watch charger to give it some juice. ...
01:13 2019-08-23