Naga Munchetty cuts off Brexit Secretary Stephan Barclay in heated Irish backstop debate

After Munchetty’s interjection, Mr Barclay added: “Well, there is existing technology and the paper sets that out.” “Where?” the BBC Breakfast asked again, exasperatedly. The Brexit Secretary explained: “Even if you look at the large traders, they already for example know here their vehicles are. They have systems in place for that. Following details on […]

Verizon cuts 10,000 jobs and admits its Yahoo/AOL division is a failure

Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | Spencer Platt) Verizon is parting ways with 10,400 employees in “a voluntary separation program,” despite the Trump administration providing a tax cut and various deregulatory changes that were supposed to increase investment in jobs and broadband networks. The cuts represent nearly seven percent of Verizon’s workforce and were announced along […]

Faraday Future lays off part of its workforce, cuts wages of the rest

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Filed under: Green,Electric,Future EV automakers’ contractors are looking to be paid Continue reading Faraday Future lays off part of its workforce, cuts wages of the rest Faraday Future lays off part of its workforce, cuts wages of the rest originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 22 Oct 2018 18:13:00 EDT. […]

American Airlines Cuts Elite Status Earning Potential From Barclays Cards

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Faraday Future Confronting Layoffs, Pay Cuts, Probable Corporate Doom

Following a previous article about Faraday Future, the manufacturer reached out to yours truly to clarify a few things. First of all, the company deemed the headline and body a bit “jagged.” Understandable, as no manufacturer wants to be called “America’s Worst Automaker” by some bespectacled creep sitting behind a keyboard. Faraday’s spokesperson also noted […]

This remote tribe in New Guinea cuts boys’ skin with razors so they look like crocodiles

Crocodiles may be creatures that Western people fear, but a remote tribe in Papua New Guinea revere the reptile so much they try to look like them. In an extreme initiation ceremony which sometimes ends in death, boys as young as 11 are sliced with razor blades with the very purpose that they will scar. […]

We need more cash, demands BBC boss as funding cuts bite

Speaking during the Royal Television Society conference in London, he said the broadcaster would not be able to compete due to licence fee cuts. He urged people to support the BBC in an age of “fake news” and “decreasing British content”, as Amazon and Netflix continued to expand their audience share. Lord Hall, 67, said: […]

US cuts to UN refugee agency an ‘attack on Palestinians & intl law’ – Palestinian FM

US President Donald Trump’s decision to halt funding to a UN refugee agency is tantamount to an attack on the Palestinian people and international law, Palestine’s foreign minister stated. Riyad al-Maliki slammed the US on Tuesday for withholding more than $ 200 million from the budget of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for […]