BBC News: ‘Out of order’ Viewers slam BBC reporter for ‘distasteful’ Thomas Cook coverage

The UK Civil Aviation Authority announced earlier today that Thomas Cook had “ceased trading with immediate effect”. It comes after last-minute negotiations to save the holiday firm failed, putting 22,000 jobs at risk. BBC Breakfast had reporter Gavin Lee at Palma Airport in Mallorca reporting live on the situation to Charlie Stayt and Louise Minchin […]

Apple CEO Tim Cook calls on Bloomberg to retract its Chinese spy story

(credit: Wikipedia) Apple CEO Tim Cook is calling on Bloomberg Business to retract a story that said his company was the victim of a hardware-based attack carried out by the Chinese government. It’s the first time Apple has ever publicly demanded a retraction, according to BuzzFeed. Since Bloomberg published the exclusive article 15 days ago, […]

Alastair Cook RETIRES: England opener and Ashes hero to quit international cricket

Alastair Cook RETIRES: England’s former captain will quit international cricket after the fifth Test (Image: GETTY) Cook captained England for four years, leading them to a famous Test series triumph in India within 12 months of his reign. The opener stepped down as captain of the Test team two years ago and will now hang […]

President Trump says he’s having dinner with Apple CEO Tim Cook, praises him for ‘investing big dollars in U.S.A.’

AP President Trump says in a tweet that he has dinner plans with Apple CEO Tim Cook. That dinner will likely take place in Bedminister, New Jersey, where the President has been since August 3.  Cook has been vocal in his disapproval of certain Trump Administration policies, particularly around immigration and trade. Diners in the […]

Passengers ‘throw up’ as they're made to stay in boiling Thomas Cook plane for 3 hours

Thomas Cook has attracted numerous complaints after 214 passengers were left stranded on a plane without air conditioning for three hours at Zante airport. The conditions were so awful that some passengers vomited and fainted while others were bathed in sweat and forced to strip in order to cool down. Flight MH1805 was due to […]

Apple CEO Tim Cook explains why he spoke out about Trump’s immigration policies: ‘We have a lot of immigrants that work at Apple… I want to stand up for them” (AAPL)

Getty Speaking at the Fortune CEO Initiative in San Francisco Monday evening, Apple CEO Tim Cook explained why he chose to speak publicly against President Trump’s immigration policies. Cook thinks CEOs should be cautious about commenting on issues where they don’t have “significant standing,” but urged CEOs to speak out when a public policy doesn’t […]

Apple CEO Tim Cook encourages Duke graduates to be ‘fearless’ like the women of #MeToo and the Parkland shooting survivors (AAPL)

YouTube/Duke University Apple CEO Tim Cook gave a commencement speech to new graduates of Duke University on Sunday. He says that despite major issues like inequality, climate change, and political division, technology has made this ‘the best time in history to be alive.’  Cook also encouraged Duke grads to be ‘fearless,’ like the women of […]