• Sat. Oct 24th, 2020

The man who taught Uber how to say sorry

No doubt the job is generously remunerated, but for John List it has another appeal; for data geeks, car apps are like gold mines – in the US alone, before…

Judge: Michigan agency can evaluate Great Lakes tunnel plan

A judge says the Michigan Public Service Commission has some authority over Enbridge’s plans to build an oil pipeline tunnel beneath the channel that connects Lake Michigan and Lake Huron…

California utility may cut power to 1 million people

Pacific Gas & Electric says it may power to some 1 million people this weekend in central and Northern California, which could see the most dangerous fire weather of the…

PG&E to cut power to over 1 million people in California

SAN FRANCISCO — Pacific Gas & Electric may cut power to over 1 million people on Sunday to prevent the chance of sparking wildfires as extreme fire weather returns to…

School meals: Marcus Rashford ‘proud’ of community response – BBC News

After a campaign led by Rashford, 22, earlier this year, the government changed its policy to allow 1.3 million children in England claim free school meal vouchers during the summer…

California bracing for more wildfires

Authorities in California, already grappling with the most ravenous fire season ever, were preparing for more Friday as fire weather was set to return to the northern half of the…

Coronavirus: US cases reach record high amid new wave of infections

Hospital admission numbers are rising, too. As of Friday, 41,485 people were being treated in hospital, according to Covid Tracking Project data. This was the highest figure since the end…

Navy aircraft crashes in Alabama; extent of injuries unclear

Authorities say a U.S. Navy training plane traveling from Florida has crashed in an Alabama residential neighborhood near the Gulf Coast, killing both people in the plane ByThe Associated Press…

Trump ‘coyote’ remark confuses Twitter, including Georgia state Democrat – Fox News

When President Trump suggested at Thursday’s presidential debate that the more than 500 migrant children separated from their parents were brought to the border by “coyotes,” many on social media were…

As Time Runs Short, Optimism Fades for a Pre-Election Stimulus Deal – The New York Times

WASHINGTON — Optimism faded on Friday for a pre-election breakthrough on a stimulus measure to stabilize a shaky pandemic-era recovery, as negotiations between leading congressional Democrats and the White House…