Report: AT&T plans layoffs despite claiming tax cut would create 7,000 jobs

Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | SOPA Images) AT&T is reportedly planning a significant round of layoffs, despite receiving a large tax break and various regulatory favors such as the repeal of net neutrality rules. Motherboard reported the pending layoffs yesterday, saying it obtained the information from AT&T internal documents and an anonymous AT&T source. “A […]

Man claiming to have bomb prompts evacuation at Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport

Published time: 31 Dec, 2018 18:55 Edited time: 31 Dec, 2018 19:18 The departures hall of Schiphol Airport in Amsterdam was evacuated and a man detained after he reportedly entered the building shouting that he was in possession of a bomb. The incident caused the hall and immediately surrounding areas to be briefly put on […]

Trump spreads wild conspiracy about voter fraud, claiming people change clothes before voting a second time

President Donald Trump continued to spread unsubstantiated conspiracies about voter fraud in American elections as midterm election ballots continue to be counted — and recounted — in key races in Florida and Georgia.  Trump has aggressively accused elections officials of forging and “finding” votes in Florida in order to hand the key Senate and gubernatorial […]

Kavanaugh defends himself in Fox News interview alongside his wife by claiming he never sexually assaulted anyone and didn’t have sex until ‘many years after’ college

Judge Brett Kavanaugh and his wife, Ashley Kavanaugh, will appear in an unusual — if not unprecedented — interview, in which they’ll address allegations of sexual misconduct. In an attempt to reassure Republican senators and the party’s voters that Kavanaugh remains the best choice for the Supreme Court, the White House and the GOP are […]

Short seller sues Tesla, Elon Musk, claiming buyout tweets were fraudulent

Enlarge / Elon Musk in 2016. (credit: PHILIPPE LOPEZ/AFP/Getty Images) Three days after Elon Musk tweeted that he had “funding secured” to take Tesla private, we still don’t know who, if anyone, has agreed to provide the billions of dollars needed to buy out the company. But plaintiffs’ lawyers aren’t waiting any longer for Musk […]

Another Uber Engineer Files Lawsuit Claiming Sexual Harassment and Discrimination

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Fortnite Thanos gameplay changes requested as fans start claiming new Epic Games skins

The development team recently launched a new LTM that allows players to take on the rest of the island in a big way. But while Fortnite Thanos gameplay has proved popular with fans, there are some who are currently unhappy with the change made. Epic Games recently toned down some of the mad titan’s stats, […]

Passenger fined £11000 after deploying emergency plane door claiming it was ‘stuffy’

A Chinese passenger was detained after he opened the emergency exit door while the aircraft waited at the airport. The man, identified by his surname Chen according to the South China Morning Post, was waiting to disembark the plane with the rest of his fellow passengers. With a large number of people on board restless […]

Patrick Reed left speechless after claiming first Masters win in Augusta

The American beat off the challenge of Rickie Fowler, Jordan Spieth and Rory McIlory in a thrilling final round at Augusta. Reed headed into Sunday 14-under par at the top of the leaderboard but his nerves were tested to the maximum – mainly thanks to a superb charge from Spieth who finished the day eight-under […]

UK Foreign Office denies claiming nerve agent from Russia, despite tweet and Boris Johnson interview

The UK Foreign Office denies claiming the nerve agent used in the Salisbury poisoning of the Skripals came directly from Russia. Despite admitting it sent a tweet saying exactly that, and Boris Johnson making the same claim. The UK Foreign Office has admitted it deleted the tweet which directly stated that the nerve agent, identified […]