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November 13, 2019 - 7:33 pm
Cerner Corp. has cut 130 jobs, including 60 in the Kansas City area. The layoffs announced Tuesday come after the North Kansas City-based company laid off 255 workers in early September. The health care information technology company said the job reductions comes as it looks for ways to diversify...
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November 13, 2019 - 6:04 pm
(NEW YORK) -- The number of government requests for user data have climbed to a new record, Facebook said in its biannual transparency report . Those requests rose 16% during the first half of 2019 to 128,617, Chris Sonderby, the vice president and deputy general counsel for Facebook, wrote in a...
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November 13, 2019 - 4:20 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Fast-food giant McDonald's was hit with a lawsuit this week alleging a "toxic work culture" and "pervasive sexual harassment" of female employees. In a lawsuit filed Tuesday, former employee Jenna Ries, 32, shared her story of rampant workplace sexual harassment and threats of...
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November 13, 2019 - 2:00 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Almost 27 million travelers are expected to pass through Transportation Security Administration checkpoints over the Thanksgiving holiday, a 4% increase from 2018, the agency said. From Nov. 22 through Dec. 2, the projected 26.8 million flyers will include 2.7 million on Nov. 27, the...
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November 13, 2019 - 11:33 am
(BERLIN) -- Tesla CEO Elon Musk announced the location of the company's fourth new Gigafactory: Berlin, Germany. "We’ve decided to put the Tesla Gigafactory Europe in the Berlin area," Musk said on stage at the Auto Bild’s Golden Steering Wheel Awards in Berlin after accepting an award for his...
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FILE - In this Jan. 13, 2019, file photo Portland Trail Blazers forward Zach Collins (33) wears a pair of Nike Hyperdunks in the first half of an NBA basketball game in Denver. Nike is ending a sales partnership with Amazon less than a month after the athletic gear company named e-commerce veteran John Donahoe as its new CEO. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File)
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November 13, 2019 - 11:21 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Nike will stop selling its sneakers and athletic gear directly to Amazon, ending a two-year relationship with the world’s largest online retailer. The announcement was a setback for Amazon, which has been trying to lure big brands to its site. But shoppers may not notice a...
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November 13, 2019 - 9:27 am
(NEW YORK) -- Costco is perfect for buying bulk items at wholesale prices, but some customers were sad to see an even steeper discount that made the rounds on social media ended up being a "SCAM." The retailer wrote on its official Facebook account that their members should not trust the "recurring...
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Nomatic
November 13, 2019 - 6:36 am
(NEW YORK) -- Ever have the wheel of your luggage fall off at the airport or the zipper on your suitcase break while on vacation? It happens to a lot of us, and it is not a great feeling. Travel and everyday carry company Nomatic is trying to get rid of that feeling with its "lifetime durability"...
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FILE- In this March 14, 2019, file photo Tesla CEO Elon Musk speaks before unveiling the Model Y at Tesla's design studio in Hawthorne, Calif. Tesla CEO Elon Musk says the electric car pioneer plans to build a new factory near Berlin. News agency dpa reported that Musk made the announcement during a prizegiving ceremony in the German capital Tuesday evening. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File)
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November 13, 2019 - 6:14 am
BERLIN (AP) — Germany on Wednesday hailed Tesla's decision to build its first European factory in the country, days after the government said it would boost subsidies for buyers of electrics cars. Tesla CEO Elon Musk said during an award ceremony in the German capital Tuesday evening that "we've...
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November 13, 2019 - 5:46 am
(NEW YORK) -- Meet Emma Grede, Khloe Kardashian's business partner and co-founder of Good American, a brand that creates new sizes and fits and had the most successful denim launch in history, earning over $1 million in sales on their launch date. Good American is recognized for using multiple...
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