British Airways is being taken to court by an irate passenger who he says he sustained an injury during a flight to London from Bangkok. Stephen Prosser, 51, has alleged he suffered a pelvic injury after he found himself next to 6ft 5in man who weighed 23 stone, who was sat in the middle seat, […]
More than one-third of caregivers surveyed in Ontario report feeling depressed and many have suffered financial consequences, including time off work or turning down career opportunities.
The first trailer for Avengers 4 is wildly expected to launch before the end of the month. The prediction comes from a number of Hollywood insiders and Marvel experts with sources. And while week beginning November 26 is thought to be the most likely, it’s now believed the first teaser could arrive ever earlier. That’s […]
Canada’s territories are spending the most per capita on costs related to substance use, according to a report released Thursday.
Jim WATSON / AFP A former CIA case officer and intelligence analyst said the Trump administration is helping the Saudi Crown Prince cover up journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s murder. Bob Baer, who worked as a CIA case officer primarily in the Middle East, told CNN’s Jake Tapper that the US has purposely muted its response to […]
One of Google’s most powerful female executives says she walked out with staff protesting sexual harassment
Google Google’s Chief Financial Officer Ruth Porat is one of the most senior women at the company. She told a conference hosted by The Wall Street Journal that she joined employees walking out two weeks ago in protest at how the firm deals with sexual harassment. The protest ended in Google ditching its requirement for […]
While speaking at the Indian Institute of Technology, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey was asked a question that comes up all the time — will Twitter ever roll out an edit feature? Dorsey has acknowledged the possibility of such a function in the past, and like before, his recent comments on the topic noted that while […]
Russian figure skating sensation Elizaveta Tuktamysheva, fresh from securing a coveted place in the Grand Prix Final, has said that she would like to meet US President Donald Trump to tell him she has superior Twitter skills. Read more Tuktamysheva, though not quite as prolific a Tweeter as the US leader, says she makes up […]
Tucker Carlson says the man he’s accused of assaulting at a Virginia country club called his teenage daughter a ‘w—-‘
Richard Drew/AP After the celebrity attorney Michael Avenatti accused Fox News host Tucker Carlson of assaulting a “gay Latino immigrant,” Carlson said in a statement to Business Insider that he never assaulted the man and that the individual verbally harassed his teenage daughter at a country club. Carlson said the man stopped his daughter when […]
CEO Jeff Lawson says Twilio is committing $1M to homelessness programs after Prop C passed: ‘Let’s get it done’ (TWLO)
Twilio Twilio CEO Jeff Lawson announced that his company will commit $ 1 million to support homelessness programs. This comes after 60 percent voted “yes” to San Francisco’s homelessness measure “Prop C” on Tuesday, but this measure, which would bring the city $ 300 million in funding for homelessness programs, is likely to face legal […]