Economy

Amazon boosts minimum wage in United States and UK

Doug Gurr, Amazon vice-president and UK Country Manager, said: "We're excited to announce we are raising our minimum wage for employees from November 1". "The current rate..., [Full Article...]

Culture

Police reportedly questioned Kavanaugh after bar fight in 1985

Police reportedly questioned Kavanaugh after bar fight in 1985 Roche writes he does not know if Kavanaugh attacked Ford in high school or exposed himself to Ramirez in college, "But I can say that he lied under oath". She testified at a hearing last week that he tried to remove her clothing, pinned her to a bed and covered her mouth at a house party in 1982, when she was 15 and he was 17. [Full Article...]

Electronics

Smartphone maker OnePlus forms new division to develop a Smart TV

Smartphone maker OnePlus forms new division to develop a Smart TV OnePlus will use up four major environments for its TV: home, workplace, commute and being on-the-move. After building a reputation around stylish, well-equipped, unlocked phones for cheap, the company achieved profitability on more than $1 billion in revenue previous year , and recently earned the backing of T-Mobile for its first USA carrier de... [Full Article...]

Research

Carolinas Continue to Prep for Hurricane Florence

Carolinas Continue to Prep for Hurricane Florence In May, the Canadian Hurricane Centre said its forecasters were expecting a "near-normal to above-normal" number of storms this season, a prediction that has proven to be correct - so far. He said the federal government is ready to respond to the Category 4 storm. The new computer model's resolution is "one of the highest yet achieved" for a gl... [Full Article...]

Sports

India's teen batting prodigy Prithvi Shaw plunders West Indies on test debut

India's teen batting prodigy Prithvi Shaw plunders West Indies on test debut The number one Test side and the victor of last week's Asia Cup start as favourites against the eighth-ranked Windies in the series of two Tests, five one-day internationals and three twenty20 games. While their pacers, including captain Holder, Kemar Roach, and Shanon Gabriel, have impressed their batting has stood up with the likes of Kraig ... [Full Article...]

People

Washington Post publishes possible last photo of missing Saudi journalist

Washington Post publishes possible last photo of missing Saudi journalist Turkey's ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) adviser Yassin Aktay said Ankara did not accuse Saudi Arabia in the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi . Khashoggi hadn't lived in Saudi Arabia since he moved to the United States previous year . Turkish security sources confirmed the newspaper's report to MEE, and added that "ther... [Full Article...]