Court allows man to sue Google for defamation over search results

An Australian court has given a man the go ahead to sue Google for defamation after image search results and autocomplete predictions linked him to underworld crime. Milorad “Michael” Trkulja was shot in the back by an unknown gunman in Melbourne in a 2004, at a time when there were a series of underworld killings […]

Trump-Kim summit: An 80-year-old Supreme Court table used for historic meeting

National Gallery of Singapore. The only Singaporean presence at the first-ever discussions between United States President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was a historic tabl0, previously used by the Supreme Court of Singapore. The table was part of a suite of bespoke furniture designed in 1939 by local craftsmen for the Supreme Court. […]

Kiev claims court seized Dutch assets of Russia’s Gazprom over $2.6bn compensation bill

Published time: 5 Jun, 2018 06:43 Edited time: 5 Jun, 2018 07:42 A court has seized the Dutch assets of Russian energy major Gazprom to pay $ 2.56 billion in compensation to Naftogaz, the Ukrainian company has said. In February, the Stockholm arbitration court demanded that the Russian company pay for a shortfall in the […]

Rafael Nadal: Juan Martin del Potro reveals French Open support over centre court claim

Nadal complained after his first round win over Simone Bolelli that the Court Philippe Chatrier was more slippery than he had ever played on in the past, despite winning in straight sets. The match had to be played over two days with weather interrupting play during the third set of what proved to be the […]

Costco employees share their 11 best food court secrets and hacks

Hollis Johnson Costco‘s food court has attracted many fans. Some of the Costco food court’s biggest fans may be the employees themselves. Some employees say you don’t even need to be a store member to grab a hot dog or a slice of pizza at Costco’s food court. The chain deliberately keeps prices low to […]

CA court ruling could upend gig economy giants like Uber, Lyft

A recent California Supreme Court decision (PDF) could give Uber and Lyft drivers (as well as other gig workers) fighting to be classified as employees a huge boost. In a case against package and document delivery company Dynamex Operations West, the court has ruled in favor of the plaintiffs — drivers seeking employment status who […]

The Supreme Court broke 2 of its strictest rules for the travel ban arguments — and it shows how seriously they’re taking the case

Associated Press/Andrew Harnik The Supreme Court made two major exceptions to its rules on Wednesday to accommodate oral arguments for President Donald Trump’s travel ban. The justices allowed audio of oral arguments to be released on the same day, and granted the plaintiff’s lawyer extra time. The moves indicate how significant the case is, and […]