22 regional Russian leaders including Moscow mayor to be chosen by voters on single election day

Russian citizens go to the polls on Sunday to elect the heads of 22 regions, including the mayor of the capital, Moscow. They will also elect lawmakers in 16 regional legislatures and thousands of municipal councils. The Moscow mayoral elections are probably the most important event of election day, with five candidates running for the […]

Reviva Pharmaceuticals Chosen as a 2018 Red Herring Top 100 North America Winner

PRESS RELEASE: SUNNYVALE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–June 26, 2018– Reviva Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Reviva), a clinical stage pharmaceutical company, announced today that it has been selected as a winner of the 2018 Red Herring Top 100 North America award, which recognizes the continent’s most exciting and innovative private techn…Read More

France’s PSA Group Has “Chosen a Brand” for U.S. but Won’t Say Which

– You may have heard by now that French automaker PSA Group plans to sell vehicles in the United States once again after a nearly 30-year absence but is starting first with “mobility.” As part of a three-phase plan, the company launched its Free2Move mobility aggregation platform in Seattle last year, and the next phases include […]

Greenberg confirms ninth Immortal to be chosen in 2018

NRL boss Todd Greenberg has confirmed for the first time that a ninth rugby league Immortal will be chosen in 2018 — the first since the game’s governing body bought the intellectual property for the concept. Speaking at the Courier-Mail newspaper’s NRL season launch, Greenberg said a new player would be inducted for the first […]

Finalists chosen for Russian National Football Team ‘New Year wishes’ initiative

Published time: 21 Dec, 2017 18:20 The Russian Football Union (RFU) has announced the finalists of a charity project in which members of the national football squad fulfill New Year wishes of young football fans. Kids under 14 years of age were invited to send their New Year wishes in a letter or video from […]

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry wedding date revealed: Is their chosen date BAD luck?

Meghan Markle, 36, and Prince Harry, 33, have confirmed they will get married on the 19th May 2018. Kensington Palace released a statement via Twitter today. It said: “His Royal Highness Prince Henry of Wales and Ms. Meghan Markle will marry on 19th May 2018. “Today’s announcement follows earlier confirmation of the month of the […]

Mark Hamill on if Luke is Still a Hero, Who is the Chosen One, and His Disagreements With Rian Johnson [Interview]

At the Star Wars: The Last Jedi junket, I was able to sit down with Mark Hamill for the first time, fulfilling a childhood dream. It’s hard asking questions about a movie you haven’t seen yet (but I’ve seen it since the interview and you won’t be disappointed), but Hamill is amazing at answering questions without giving […]

This is the Queen’s ideal three-course lunch, as chosen by Buckingham Palace

Getty Images The Queen gets fine dining almost any day she wants — but what does she like? Business Insider got the answer from the man making her lunch on Thursday. The menu includes salmon, lamb and orange tart, and was approved by the palace. The Queen will take lunch on board HMS Queen Elizabeth […]

Kellyanne Conway chosen as Trump’s ‘opioid czar’

Pool/Getty Images Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced that White House counselor Kellyanne Conway will be President Donald Trump’s “opioid czar.” Conway will supervise the White House’s efforts to fight opioid addiction. Trump previously declared opioid abuse a national public health emergency. White House counselor Kellyanne Conway has been chosen to be President Trump’s “opioid czar.” […]