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Hong Kong's Government Faces Dissent From Within

A contentious extradition bill, and the public unrest it has triggered, have helped provoke a rare wave of dissent from within the government’s own ranks—civil servants, who are supposed to be politically neutr...

Hong Kong's Government Faces Dissent From Within

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06:15 2019-06-12

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19:45 2019-06-27

FROM THE FIELD: Faces and Voices of Conflict “I want the war to stop, I want to go home and I want to go to school” - the melancholy words of a 15-year-old Ola who has been caught up in the civi...
15:15 2019-05-21

UPDATE 1-Uber faces UK tax challenge Uber Technologies Inc says the UK is seeking to classify the company as a transportation provider, potentially opening it up to new tax charges that ...
14:00 2019-10-11

Led by Donkeys show their faces at last: ‘No one knew it was us’ The four men behind the nationwide Brexit billboard phenomenon finally reveal their identities – in the pub where it all beganThe Birdcage pub in Sto...
19:30 2019-05-25

J.C. Penney faces NYSE delisting J.C. Penney is at risk of delisting from the New York Stock Exchange, after shares of the company traded under $1 for a period of 30 consecutive busi...
13:00 2019-08-09

Why Argentina Faces an Economic Crisis. Again. Latin America’s third-biggest economy is repeating a pattern that has dogged it for over 70 years, running out of hard currency while grappling with ...
19:30 2019-09-25

De La Rue chair faces ousting by rebel investor The banknote and passport printer ‎De La Rue is facing a fresh round of boardroom upheaval amid a threat from a furious City investor to oust i...
21:15 2019-07-16

Sources: Raiders' Burfict faces ban for rest of '19 Vontaze Burfict may be suspended for the rest of the season, sources told ESPN's Chris Mortensen, as the Raiders linebacker is facing punishment a da...
17:15 2019-09-30

I Am Mother: why blockbuster sci-fi faces an extinction event Hilary Swank’s new thriller about an out-of-control environmentalist AI shows that ideas-led sci-fi is alive and well – just not in the multiplexes. ...
17:30 2019-06-20

Boeing's New Long-Haul Jet Faces Delay General Electric is having to redesign an engine part for the Boeing 777X, meaning a delay for its first test flight and potentially for the first de...
01:30 2019-06-18

Opinion: Germany faces turbulent times The resignation of Social Democrat leader Andrea Nahles makes early elections in Germany more likely. But both the CDU and the SPD should avoid any h...
15:30 2019-06-02

'Out of place' Jerome Boateng faces new challenge As Bayern Munich celebrated another domestic double, club president Uli Hoeness suggested the 30-year-old defender begin to look for a new club. Afte...
23:30 2019-05-26

AP Explains: ‘Car Wash’ probe faces new challenges AP Explains: Debate around plea bargain testimonies at the Brazilian Supreme Federal Court could deliver fresh blow to anti-corruption probe that jai...
23:15 2019-10-01

Thyssenkrupp faces more turmoil as CEO Kerkhoff set to leave Thyssenkrupp said it was preparing to replace Chief Executive Guido Kerkhoff, making him the latest casualty at the German steel-to-submarines congl...
18:30 2019-09-25

Washington school bus driver faces DUI charge A school bus driver in Longview, Washington, faces charges of driving under the influence and reckless endangerment after a child who had just gotten...
23:30 2019-09-23

Australia now faces its own opioid crisis, despite warnings BLACK RIVER, Australia — The coroner’s sense of futility was clear, as he investigated the death of yet another Australian killed by prescription opi...
01:45 2019-09-06

Boeing Faces Difficult Recovery From MAX Grounding Boeing faces several challenges in returning its grounded 737 MAX to service, even once regulators sign off on design changes to make the jet safe, a...
17:15 2019-05-29

Nick Kyrgios faces suspension after outburst Controversial tennis star Nick Kyrgios could face a 16-week suspension from ATP events and a $25,000 fine after his on court outburst at the Cincinna...
00:00 2019-09-27

India faces first court challenges to e-cigarette ban India's ban on electronic cigarettes has been challenged in a court in the eastern city of Kolkata, marking the start of the first legal battle again...
02:30 2019-09-27

RPT-India faces first court challenges to e-cigarette ban India's ban on electronic cigarettes has been challenged in a court in the eastern city of Kolkata, marking the start of the first legal battle again...
04:00 2019-09-27

Fed Faces Unfamiliar Dilemma With Rate Projections The Federal Reserve’s so-called dot plot hasn’t existed during a period when markets expected the central bank’s next move would be to cut rates, and...
15:15 2019-06-17

Israel faces new elections after parliament dissolves Israel faces an unprecedented snap election campaign — the second this year — after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu failed to form a governing coal...
10:15 2019-05-30

Boeing, Embraer Deal Faces EU Scrutiny European competition regulators are expected to open an in-depth probe into plans by Boeing to take control of the commercial-jetliner arm of Brazil’...
14:00 2019-09-27

The Londoner: Hampstead faces race casting row In today's the Londoner: Hampstead Theatre faces race casting row | Jacob Rees-Mogg is impressed by the full service | Nigella Lawson hits the hay ea...
14:30 2019-08-08

Ex-CBP commander Wei Xu faces 25 years for gun-running, tax evasion A former U.S. Customs and Border Protection watch commander has pleaded guilty to running an illegal gun selling business in Southern California sinc...
16:00 2019-07-18

Oklahoma Faces Off Against J & J in First Trial of an Opioid Maker With Purdue Pharma and Teva settling the case, the state sought to hold J & J responsible for the broader opioid crisis. The company argued that it o...
06:45 2019-05-29

Man faces prison in wife's disappearance on honeymoon A man whose wife disappeared while they honeymooned at sea is facing a prison sentence after pleading guilty in Florida to a federal involuntary mans...
14:30 2019-05-28

We may have inadvertently selected for muscles on dogs’ faces Enlarge / A muscle flex raises the inner portions of the eyebrow at right. (credit: Waller et al.) Humans domesticated dogs about 30,000 years ago....
07:30 2019-06-19

Man in country illegally faces 10 years for gun possession A Florida man who came to the U.S. from Mexico illegally as a teen is facing up to 10 years in prison for having a gun that he said he used to kill s...
10:15 2019-05-30

Boris Johnson faces raucous Parliament An unrepentant Prime Minister Boris Johnson dared his foes to try to topple him at a raucous session of Parliament, a day after Britain's highest cou...
14:30 2019-09-26

TikTok now faces a data privacy investigation in the UK, too TikTok is under investigation in the UK for how it handles the safety and privacy of young users. UK Information Commissioner Elizabeth Denham told a...
20:45 2019-07-02

GM faces hurdles with launch of robotaxi fleet The automaker may be unable to overcome unexpected government delays and reported technical issues to launch the service on time, at least how it ini...
19:30 2019-06-30

Austrian Chancellor Faces No-Confidence Vote The unraveling of an alliance between conservatives and nationalists in Austria’s government is now threatening to end the 18-month tenure of Chancel...
09:45 2019-05-22

Juul Faces Subpoena Threat Over Documents The leader of a House subcommittee investigating Juul Labs says the e-cigarette maker hasn’t turned over documents it requested and warned that the c...
15:45 2019-09-18

De Blasio faces new questions in Che Guevara controversy Mayor Bill de Blasio faced a fresh round of questioning Friday about co-opting a Communist rallying cry made famous by Che Guevara – and offere...
23:45 2019-06-28

Macron's candidate for top EU job faces rejection, lawmakers say Sylvie Goulard, France's choice to be the next head of European Union industrial policy, was set to be rejected by the EU assembly on Thursday after ...
14:30 2019-10-10

Linda Fairstein, Once Cheered, Faces Storm After ‘When They See Us’ A Netflix series about the Central Park jogger case has led to intense criticism of the famous prosecutor-turned-novelist who oversaw the investigati...
14:45 2019-06-06

After Fed turn, Europe faces stimulus question The European Central Bank is weighing what to do about growth worries and sluggish inflation, just two days after the U.S. Federal Reserve opened the...
13:30 2019-06-06

Business faces a paradigm shift in search 1: What makes Yext stand out from the competition? Yext makes it possible for businesses to provide verified answers for consumers seeking accurate i...
14:30 2019-08-05

GM faces pushback on U.S. self-driving vehicle plan General Motors Co faces pushback over its request that U.S. regulators waive some automobile safety standards to make it possible to deploy a ride-sh...
01:30 2019-05-23

Former Ford CEO says industry faces 'reckoning' over EV goals Former Ford CEO Mark Fields, now senior adviser at TPG, a global asset management firm, said automakers must grapple with high development costs and ...
22:45 2019-06-11

Police: Man Faces Multiple Charges After Shoplifting FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18)– Frankfort Police officers had their hands full with a robbery suspect after responding to a shoplifting complaint at W...
01:15 2019-06-11

New faces and usual suspects advance in Paris A fresh face will win the women's title at the French Open after champion Simona Halep crashed out to fast-rising teenager Amanda Anisimova on Thursd...
23:45 2019-06-06

EU, Mercosur Deal Faces Hurdles on Two Continents It took 20 years of on-and-off talks to reach a deal Friday on a trade pact between the European Union and four South American nations. Winning imple...
22:45 2019-06-30

Own a Fitbit Inspire? Update it soon for new watch faces The Fitbit Inspire and Inspire HR quickly became two of the company's most popular fitness trackers after launching earlier this year, and a new...
11:45 2019-07-05

Take or pay: Belgian ex-king faces paternity fines A Belgian court has ordered the country's former king to pay 5,000 euros ($5,600) a day until he takes a DNA paternity test to resolve a long-running...
14:37 2019-05-21

Boeing 737 MAX's Return to Service Faces Further Delays Boeing’s effort to return 737 MAX jets to service has hit a new snag due to heightened European safety concerns about portions of proposed fixes to f...
20:30 2019-10-08

Reeling from Dorian, Bahamas faces another storm Officials temporarily suspended aid efforts and closed some small airports in the Bahamas on Saturday as Tropical Storm Humberto threatened to lash t...
06:15 2019-09-15

Kyrgios faces investigation after accusing ATP of being corrupt Nick Kyrgios, one of the most combustible characters in tennis who was recently fined a six-figure sum over a meltdown in Cincinnati, could be in mor...
23:15 2019-08-28

UTEP QB Locksley faces DWI, marijuana charges UTEP quarterback Kai Locksley faces multiple charges after his arrest in El Paso, Texas, according to jail records. The son of Maryland coach Mike Lo...
05:30 2019-06-09

Tennessee DA faces investigation after Islam, gay comments NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee district attorney is under investigation after posting anti-Islamic social media comments and saying gay people s...
01:15 2019-06-11

Brazil Justice Minister Faces Firestorm Brazilian Justice Minister Sergio Moro faced calls for his resignation Monday after an online news site published private chats it said showed the an...
05:45 2019-06-11

‘We Have Faces Too’: An Exhibition Shows Life in San Quentin Monday: How images from inside the state’s oldest prison ended up in an art museum. Also: California on the offensive, and the beginnings of Oscar bu...
19:45 2019-09-16

Qualcomm Faces Legal, Chinese Headwinds Qualcomm is poised to report a year-over-year revenue slump and lower earnings. Investors will look for updates on the chip maker’s Federal Trade Com...
21:15 2019-07-31

Trump Urges ‘Big’ Rate Cut as Fed Faces Challenges From short-term political and trade war concerns to a long-term lack of “firefighting capability” if the economy dives, things are not poised to get ...
20:15 2019-09-16

Remy Ma Faces New Charges in Assault Case Reminisce ‘Remy Ma’ Mackie is facing new criminal complaints for allegedly assaulting her Love & Hip Hop: New York co–star, Brittney Taylor....
10:15 2019-05-27

Team USA faces big questions heading into camp What's going on with Team USA? We ask whether the Americans can win the World Cup with their roster and other questions in an FAQ heading into traini...
02:15 2019-08-06

The Pentagon is Without a Chief as the U.S. Faces Many Global Threats WASHINGTON (AP) — It’s a difficult time for the Pentagon to be without a permanent U.S. defense secretary.The Trump administration is gra...
16:30 2019-06-21

Deepfake Chinese App Zao Faces Privacy Backlash A Chinese-made app that lets users morph themselves almost seamlessly into scenes from iconic movies and TV shows using a single selfie is fanning fe...
20:45 2019-09-03

watchOS 6 to Bring App Store, New Watch Faces, and More Apple has taken the wraps off the new watchOS 6 platform for Apple Watch devices. watchOS 6 will bring new watch faces, a host of enhancements in hea...
06:45 2019-06-04

US faces worst measles outbreak in nearly three decades The disgraced British former doctor behind the anti-vaccine movement has defended his recent communications with the ultra-Orthodox Jewish community ...
03:15 2019-05-25

Facebook stops scanning faces by default Facebook is directly tackling complaints about its facial recognition practices for photo tagging. It's expanding access to its Face Recognitio...
03:15 2019-09-04

Pentagon is without a chief as US faces many global threats WASHINGTON (AP) — It’s a difficult time for the Pentagon to be without a permanent U.S. defense secretary. The Trump administration is grapplin...
08:30 2019-06-21

Benjamin Netanyahu Faces Key Day In Bid To Remain Israeli PM Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu faces a key day Wednesday in his attempt to remain premier, with both a planned corruption hearing and his ...
09:15 2019-10-02

| Simbine faces powerful line-up in Monaco Akani Simbine will feature in a battle for supremacy against some of the fastest athletes in the world for the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Monaco....
16:15 2019-07-11

Afghan Withdrawal Plan Faces New Challenges Challenges to a possible accord between U.S. and Taliban negotiators to start withdrawing American troops from Afghanistan are emerging that could up...
07:45 2019-08-27

Football Leaks 'whistleblower' faces more than 100 charges Portuguese prosecutors on Thursday brought more than 100 charges against a man who allegedly accessed and published confidential documents belonging ...
04:15 2019-09-20

Jets to see new faces and familiar one in transitioning AFC East With NFL training camps opening next week, The Post’s looks at the 2019 AFC East the Jets will face this season. Bills Coach: Sean McDermott (third s...
10:30 2019-07-21

GM Faces Pushback on US Self-Driving Vehicle Plan GM faces pushback over its request that US regulators waive some safety standards to make it possible to deploy a fleet of driverless cars without st...
22:30 2019-05-23

U.N. Agency for Palestinian Refugees Faces Accusations of Misconduct An internal ethics report alleges that an “inner circle” in the agency’s top management engaged in abuses of authority for personal gain and for supp...
18:45 2019-07-31

Ava DuVernay Teases a Few Familiar Faces for the New Gods Movie William Shatner once again offers his potential return to the Captain’s Chair. Tom McLoughlin makes his pitch for a new Friday the 13th. Jill Soloway...
18:30 2019-07-31

NBA faces backlash in China over Houston Rockets GM's tweet Several Chinese businesses are suspending ties with the Houston Rockets after the American basketball team's general manager expressed support for Ho...
00:00 2019-10-08

Michigan doctor faces trial over misdiagnosing epilepsy DETROIT (AP) — A doctor accused of intentionally misdiagnosing epilepsy in children is facing the first of what could be many malpractice trials in t...
18:15 2019-06-02

Julian Assange Faces US Extradition Hearing In London WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on Friday faces his first British court hearing since the US submitted a formal extradition request on espionage cha...
10:15 2019-06-14

Overcrowded and More Dangerous, Mont Blanc Faces a Crisis On Western Europe’s highest mountain, the number of inexperienced climbers is growing and climate change is taking a toll. Are new safety measures en...
18:15 2019-07-31

Jurassic World 3 Could Bring Back Even More Familiar Faces Get a look at Amazon’s fantastical new series Carnival Row. Toy Story 4 adds some puntastic comedy legends. David Dastmalchian teases the faithfulnes...
17:15 2019-06-04

Grieve faces deselection threat over Brexit stance The Pro-EU MP Dominic Grieve is facing possible deselection by local Conservative members following another confidence vote over his stance on Brexit...
20:15 2019-06-08

Trump says Florida faces 'absolute monster' hurricane Florida residents on Thursday were bracing for a hurricane that was threatening to smack into the center of the state over the Labor Day weekend, and...
05:15 2019-08-30

BJP's Rita Bahuguna Joshi Among New Faces In PM Modi's Cabinet Rita Bahuguna Joshi, BJP leader from Uttar Pradesh, is among the leaders who will be a part of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's new cabinet that takes ...
16:45 2019-05-30

Saudi Teenager Faces Death Sentence for Acts When He was 10 The execution of the teenager, Murtaja Qureiris, now 18, would be what rights groups called one of the most egregious violations of international law...
22:30 2019-06-09

Boris Johnson faces Parliament — live updates The UK prime minister is appearing before lawmakers in the wake of a parliamentary defeat at the hands of Tory rebels and the opposition. MPs are con...
14:15 2019-09-04

AFL-CIO chief says USMCA faces defeat without more worker safeguards AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka echoed concerns from key House Democrats about Mexico's enforcement of labor reforms as part of a new North American...
23:30 2019-10-09

Amazon Mail-Order Pharmacy Faces Pushback Amazon’s PillPack mail-order pharmacy is accused by a health-technology company of improperly obtaining patient prescription data, in the latest sign...
00:00 2019-08-07

Bishop faces backlash after tweet about Pride Month PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island’s Roman Catholic bishop is facing backlash after tweeting that Catholics should not support or attend LGBT...
19:30 2019-06-02

Juul faces House investigation over teen e-cigarette use Juul is facing even more heat over concerns that it's contributing to teen vaping. The House Subcommittee on Economic and Consumer Policy has o...
20:15 2019-06-16

U.S. ambassador to EU faces questions in Trump impeachment probe Congress's impeachment investigation into U.S. President Donald Trump turns on Tuesday to the U.S. ambassador to the European Union and the role he m...
08:00 2019-10-08

J&J Faces Key Test in Defense Against Talc-Safety Lawsuits Johnson & Johnson, still facing thousands of lawsuits over the safety of its signature baby powder after losing several trials, will make a high-stak...
14:45 2019-07-21

Amazon Faces Probe in Europe Over Third-Party Selling Amazon will face a formal EU antitrust investigation into its dealings with third-party merchants, expanding a multipronged regulatory push that has ...
16:15 2019-07-17

Puerto Rico's new governor faces legal challenge Puerto Rico's newly installed governor and its Senate president faced off on Tuesday in written arguments submitted to the island's supreme court, wh...
03:30 2019-08-07

R. Kelly faces new and more serious charges in sexual abuse case An Illinois grand jury has indicted entertainer R. Kelly on 11 new charges in his sexual assault and sexual abuse case, including four new felonies w...
01:00 2019-05-31

VW faces Germany's largest-ever legal claim for Dieselgate Proceedings begin on group civil action with more than 400,000 owners reported to be claiming compensation from Volkswagen Proceedings in the large...
18:15 2019-09-30

Google's Stadia Streaming Service Faces Skepticism Google plans to charge $10 a month to access mostly older videogames through its new Stadia cloud-streaming service, an offering that analysts expect...
03:30 2019-06-07

Former Bengal faces assault charges in American Samoa Court documents allege former Cincinnati Bengals defensive end Jonathan Fanene used a pipe, golf club and broom handle to assault his wife and his si...
00:30 2019-06-07

New Wells Fargo Chief Faces Challenges Beyond Washington Wells Fargo investors were fearing a bad outcome as the bank’s search for a new chief executive neared its six-month anniversary. They got some immed...
04:30 2019-09-28

Adobe Unveils AI Tool That Can Detect Photoshopped Faces Adobe, along with researchers from the University of California, Berkeley, have trained artificial intelligence (AI) to detect facial manipulation in...
17:30 2019-06-15

In A First For US Professional Wrestling, Transgender Faces Roaring Crowd Beneath jumbotrons and crisscrossing beams of light, bearded middle-aged men howled from the stands and punched their fists in the air, spinning yell...
01:45 2019-10-05

Florida man who sent explosives to critics of Trump faces sentencing A Florida man who mailed pipes filled with explosives to prominent Democrats and critics of U.S. President Donald Trump was expected to be sentenced ...
15:30 2019-08-05

Ford Faces Big $1.2 Billion Lawsuit Over F-150 Fuel Economy Ford faces a potentially big lawsuit, pundits wonder if the new Corvette will sell, everyone is maybe getting real about autonomous cars and much mor...
22:45 2019-07-23

Argentina Faces Choice Between Hard Reforms and Populism No leader wants to face voters when times are tough, particularly in this era of wild-card winners, incumbent losers and brand-new political parties ...
14:15 2019-07-18

Russian track official faces doping suspension MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s second most powerful track official is facing suspension in a doping case, another blow to the country’s hopes of ...
15:15 2019-06-12

Florida man who sent explosives to Trump critics faces sentencing A Florida man who has admitted mailing pipes filled with explosives to prominent Democrats and critics of U.S. President Donald Trump was expected to...
21:00 2019-08-05

8chan Faces Roadblock in Efforts to Return to Service Online forum 8chan, used by the suspect in an El Paso, Texas, mass shooting that left 22 people dead, is facing a concerted effort to block its retur...
00:15 2019-08-06

Netflix brings new life — and faces — to ‘Designated Survivor’ Designated Survivor | Friday, Netflix The best thing a canceled network show can hope for is a reprieve from Netflix. Both Fox’s “Lucifer” and ABC’s ...
04:00 2019-06-01

Zetsche's elevation to Daimler chairman faces opposition Investors are resisting the plan because they regard Dieter Zetsche responsible for falling profits, a costly European diesel emissions recall and re...
17:45 2019-07-18

Taciturn Mueller faces U.S. Congress on probe of Trump When Robert Mueller was leading a U.S. Marine Corps platoon in combat in Vietnam, Donald Trump was finishing college and about to go to work for his ...
17:45 2019-07-24

Afghanistan faces possible political chaos after presidential election The latest election seems unlikely to bring the peace sought by Afghans, tired of an increasingly brutal war, or an easy exit for the United States, ...
21:30 2019-09-29

BMW-Great Wall JV faces China regulatory uncertainties The Chinese automaker said the venture, hatched in February 2018 to build a low-cost electric vehicle, is proceeding as planned despite market and re...
00:00 2019-08-08

Next U.K. Leader, to Be Chosen This Week, Faces Big Brexit Dilemma The Conservative Party’s decision this week on who gets to be Britain’s next prime minister sets the clock ticking a lot more loudly on a high-stakes...
19:15 2019-07-21

Amazon faces EU inquiry over treatment of small retailers Investigation into possible anti-competitive behaviour is likely to spark US angerThe European Union has launched a formal investigation into Amazon,...
17:15 2019-07-17

Fed has quieted bank funding market but still faces pressure to fix it The Fed's management of the short-term funding market passed a crucial test Monday, but the Fed is still under pressure to provide a longer term...
17:15 2019-09-30

The Fiver | Posing for selfies with fixed grins across their faces like the best of them Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!The concept of the pre-season tournament, held in more exotic climes, is not a new one. Back in 19...
18:30 2019-07-23

Amazon Faces E.U. Inquiry Over Data From Independent Sellers European antitrust regulators have opened an investigation into the data that Amazon uses from third-party sellers who rely on the tech company’s sit...
17:45 2019-07-17

AOC aide faces Fed investigation amid resignation: report The controversial chief of staff for Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., who resigned on Friday is currently being investigated by federal officia...
01:15 2019-08-05

Jessica Jones faces a new enemy in season 3 trailer Jessica Jones is one of the more beloved of the Marvel streaming series that have hit Netflix over the last few years. But as Disney starts consolida...
19:45 2019-06-06

Google faces scrutiny from Congress, DOJ over plans to encrypt DNS Google's bid to encrypt domain name requests appears to be raising hackles among American officials. The Wall Street Journal has learned that t...
23:00 2019-09-29

Scotland faces climate 'apocalypse' without action to cut emissions Natural heritage chief warns of flooded and deserted towns, dead forests and polluted riversThe head of Scotland’s nature conservation agency has war...
16:30 2019-05-31

What's next for R. Kelly as he faces four sets of sex-crime charges? R. Kelly faces potentially four trials on sex-crime charges. How will federal and state prosecutors proceed?        ...
15:30 2019-08-06

Aston Martin faces City revolt over Palmer's pay The owner of Aston Martin is facing the embarrassing prospect of a revolt over boardroom pay within months of its £4.3bn flotation amid growing ...
12:30 2019-06-13

The Latest: Federer beats Wawrinka, faces Nadal next Roger Federer has finished off a 7-6 (4), 4-6, 7-6 (5), 6-4 win over friend and fellow Swiss player Stan Wawrinka to set up a French Open semifinal a...
19:45 2019-06-04

UK's porn age-verification system faces indefinite delay Change due on 15 July likely to be postponed over legal issues with European commissionThe UK’s age-verification system for online pornography is exp...
04:15 2019-06-20

The Big Political Twist As Ex-Minister P Chidambaram Faces Arrest With a court rejecting his request for protection from arrest, former Union Minister P Chidambaram faces arrest in the INX Media case. Late on Tuesda...
05:45 2019-08-21

Turkey’s Erdogan faces challenge in Istanbul poll ISTANBUL (AP) — Polls have opened in a repeat election in Turkey’s largest city where President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his political allies c...
09:30 2019-06-23

Google faces antitrust investigation by 50 US states and territories Regulators are growing more concerned about company’s impact on smaller companies striving to compete in Google’s marketsFifty US states and territor...
03:45 2019-09-10

Wimbledon Glance: Williams faces Riske in quarterfinals A quick look at Wimbledon: Serena Williams tries to move a step closer to an eighth Wimbledon title when she takes on fellow American Alison Riske in...
07:15 2019-07-09

Faces of concussions: NHL's head-on battle with an epidemic Faces of concussions: Carcillo, Lindros and NHL's head-on battle with an epidemic hockey is still confronting       &#...
10:30 2019-05-23

Facebook's Libra faces EU antitrust probe: Bloomberg Facebook Inc's proposed digital currency Libra faces anti-trust probe by European Union regulators, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday, citing a document...
21:45 2019-08-20

Memorial for victims of Cologne NSU attack faces hurdles 15 years ago, right-wing extremists set off a nail bomb in Cologne's Keupstrasse, injuring 22 people. Now, an artist's plan to commemorate the victim...
18:45 2019-06-27

Facebook's Libra faces EU antitrust probe - Bloomberg Facebook Inc's proposed digital currency Libra faces anti-trust probe by European Union regulators, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday, citing a document ...
21:15 2019-08-20

Ex-NFL player faces trial in death of girlfriend's child A former pro football player was ordered Wednesday to stand trial on murder and child abuse charges in the death of his girlfriend's 5-year-old daugh...
03:30 2019-05-23

Pro-Brexit minister quits as Theresa May faces endgame The Leader of the UK House of Commons Angela Leadsom said she can no longer support Theresa May's Brexit deal. The move comes amidst growing calls fo...
01:30 2019-05-23

Pirates' Vazquez faces additional sex-related charges Pittsburgh Pirates closer Felipe Vazquez told police he made sexual contact with a 13-year-old girl and now faces additional charges in Pennsylvania,...
11:15 2019-09-19

MLB notebook: Pirates' Vazquez faces additional charges Pittsburgh Pirates closer Felipe Vazquez told police he made sexual contact with a 13-year-old girl, and he now faces additional charges in Pennsylva...
11:15 2019-09-19

Marriott faces $123 million UK fine over data breach Marriott might soon face a stiff penalty for the massive November 2018 data breach. The UK's Information Commissioner's Office plans to fi...
22:45 2019-07-09

Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency faces EU antitrust scrutiny Facebook's Libra is reportedly being probed by the European Union's competition authorities. The cryptocurrency plan has been met with intense skepti...
09:45 2019-08-21

Boeing faces SEC probe into disclosures about 737 MAX problems - Bloomberg The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is probing whether Boeing Co provided sufficient disclosures about issues related to its 737 MAX jets, wh...
19:01 2019-05-24

Giants’ 2018 weakness faces an immediate Cowboys challenge A trip to AT&T Stadium last September told the Giants everything about their offensive line. The Cowboys’ defensive front should provide a dose of tr...
07:15 2019-09-07

Beckham scores as United faces Bayern 20 years after CL win Ole Gunnar Solskjaer wound back the years as the Manchester United manager came off the bench to score for Alex Ferguson’s side against Bayern Munich...
05:00 2019-05-27

OB-GYN doctor faces multiple sexual misconduct allegations A Mississippi doctor faces multiple allegations of sexual misconduct — including fathering two children with patients and inserting abortion-inducing...
23:30 2019-07-11

India's Opposition Faces Up to Modi's Dominating Victory After suffering a landslide victory by Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s party, two of India’s leading opposition figures offered their resignations. Th...
23:15 2019-05-26

U.S. Women's Soccer Faces Grudge Matchup With Sweden The U.S. doesn’t need to beat Sweden on Thursday, its last group-stage match of the World Cup, to advance. But the game is a grudge match against the...
15:30 2019-06-20

Supplier to Ford, FCA, Tesla faces possible strike Friday Nearly 2,000 UAW hourly workers at a Faurecia plant in Saline, Mich., are prepared to strike at 12:01 a.m. Friday as contract talks continue into the...
23:00 2019-06-20

Fed's Powell Faces Senators Amid Rate Cut Signal Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell strongly signaled again that the central bank could cut interest rates later this month to bolster the U.S. ec...
17:45 2019-07-11

Southeast faces record hot temperatures over Memorial Day weekend Temperatures approaching the century mark amid the hottest weather yet this year will challenge records this weekend in many places, which date back ...
13:30 2019-05-25

Nifty Faces Resistance Around 11,600, Support At 11,450: Choice Broking Share Market Tips: Nifty has halted its correction at 11,485 level which is 61.80 per cent Fibonacci Retracement level of its previous up move from 1...
09:30 2019-07-11

The Latest: UK official faces probe after ejecting protester Britain’s Conservative Party says one of its lawmakers will face an investigation after he ejected a climate protester seeking to interrupt a speech ...
13:45 2019-06-21

Lawmaker faces probe after ejecting protester at gala LONDON (AP) — Britain’s Conservative Party says one of its lawmakers will face an investigation after he ejected a climate protester seeking to...
14:15 2019-06-21

Boeing faces SEC probe into disclosures about 737 MAX problems: Bloomberg The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is probing whether Boeing Co provided sufficient disclosures about issues related to its 737 MAX jets, wh...
20:00 2019-05-24

Riske ousts No. 1 Barty, faces Serena in quarters Unseeded American Alison Riske came from a set down to upset top-ranked Ash Barty 3-6, 6-2, 6-3 at Wimbledon and reach her first Grand Slam quarterfi...
16:15 2019-07-08

BA faces £183m fine over customer data breach The owner of British Airways is facing a fine of £183.4m after a data breach which saw personal details belonging to 500,000 people compromised....
14:45 2019-07-08

Royal baby Archie faces a complicated tax situation As an American living overseas, Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor, the newborn son of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, will have to navigate complex...
16:30 2019-05-21

Brown faces lawsuit over unpaid $38K chef's bill Raiders receiver Antonio Brown is facing a civil lawsuit that alleges that he failed to pay a chef's bill of nearly $40,000 during Pro Bowl festiviti...
03:15 2019-08-15

Ancient lunar collision explains the moon's two faces The moon has two faces -- the smoother, Earth-facing side and the rougher side, the dark side of the moon, which is marred by thousands of craters. N...
15:30 2019-05-21

Trump faces bipartisan criticism for Syria withdrawal The criticism came as Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer (D-N.Y.) announced that both chambers are readying a joint resolution urging the pres...
01:00 2019-10-14

In Delaying Tariffs, Trump Faces Up to Economic Reality President Trump insists China is paying the full cost of his tariffs. But his decision to push some of them off until December is an admission of the...
23:15 2019-08-14

CNN’s Chris Cuomo Takes on ‘New Faces With a Hole Burning Through ‘Em’ PAC I’m no Chris Cuomo fan, but he has appropriately embarrassed the creator of the New Faces GOP PAC, Elizabeth Heng, the woman behind that contemptible...
04:15 2019-09-15

Rouhani rejects talks, says Iran faces U.S. "economic war" Iranian President Hassan Rouhani rejected any talks with the United States and called on Tuesday for the government to be given more power to run the...
15:01 2019-05-21

Hurricane-Hit Bahamas Now Faces Tropical Storm Humberto The devastated northern Bahama islands were facing a fresh tropical storm on Saturday, potentially complicating desperately needed relief efforts to ...
08:45 2019-09-14

Israel's Netanyahu Faces Tight Re-Election Race Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is locked in a close election contest with his main rival, former Gen. Benny Gantz, with final polls ahead...
22:45 2019-09-13

Austin plan to allow homeless camps faces backlash Austin officials are facing a major backlash after a vote that would permit the city's homeless population to sleep or camp in any public area -- wit...
22:30 2019-07-02

Uber faces uphill legal fight against California law Uber's announcement that it would continue to classify its California drivers as contractors despite new state legislation classifying the workers as...
04:15 2019-09-13

| Israel's Netanyahu faces criticism over annexation plan Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's pre-election pledge to annex the West Bank's Jordan Valley drew praise from right-wing allies Wednesday, ...
22:15 2019-09-12

Fin24.com | What if a comedian really became president? Ukraine now faces serious questions If there’s one thing Volodymyr Zelenskiy seems to have learned from playing a fictional Ukrainian president on television, it’s that you shouldn’t ma...
16:30 2019-05-21

Christchurch mosque shooter faces terrorism charge The man accused of killing 51 worshipers at two Christchurch mosques has been charged by New Zealand police with engaging in a "terrorist act," the f...
17:15 2019-05-21

Google faces (yet another) antitrust complaint, this time over job search Google is in hot water once again over antitrust issues. Reuters reports that 23 job search websites will send a letter to the European Commission as...
13:15 2019-08-13

BA faces £183m fine over passenger data breach ICO says personal data of 500,000 customers was stolen from website and mobile app British Airways is to be fined more than £183m by the Information ...
12:15 2019-07-08

The most intriguing Yankees, Mets faces in minor leagues It didn’t take long for T-shirts emblazoned with the word “Savages” — an ode to manager Aaron Boone’s notorious rant aimed at an umpire in July — to ...
14:15 2019-09-10

Humbled Deutsche Bank faces battle in its own backyard Online retailer Zalando is just the kind of fast-growing German business with foreign expansion plans that Deutsche Bank Chief Executive Christian Se...
08:15 2019-08-20

Possible Federer-Nadal Wimbledon SF; Venus faces 15-year-old Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal set up for a potential semifinal at Wimbledon; Serena Williams in tough quarter of women's bracket   ...
15:45 2019-06-28

McDonald's in US faces dozens of sexual harassment complaints More than two dozen employees of the fast food chain have filed a series of sexual harassment complaints, which include incidents of groping and inde...
02:15 2019-05-22

LEADING OFF: Cubs-Pirates in Williamsport, CC faces Indians LEADING OFF: Cubs-Pirates in Little League Classic at Williamsport, CC off IL to face former team in Indians, Sale goes on injured list, Guerrero twe...
12:45 2019-08-18

| Thomas faces epic Tour de France test Geraint Thomas will face mountains galore and a wide cast of rivals, even within his own camp, when the three-week Tour de France begins on the cobbl...
09:45 2019-07-05

Philippines faces call for U.N. investigation into war on drugs killings More than two dozen countries formally called on Thursday for a United Nations investigation into thousands of killings in Philippine President Rodri...
08:30 2019-07-05

China says faces 'new challenges' in ozone layer protection China faces "new challenges" when it comes to cracking down on the production of chemicals that deplete the ozone layer, the country's environment mi...
04:15 2019-09-17

Wyoming coal region faces discouraging future The national slowdown for coal is being felt especially hard this summer in Wyoming's Powder River Basin, where four of the state's biggest coal mini...
20:45 2019-09-16

Viagogo faces new court threat over ticket resales Viagogo, the ticket resale website, is facing further court action after it was accused of failing to comply with an order relating to its treatment ...
18:45 2019-07-04

Square Faces Lawsuit Over Misfired Medical Receipt A California man accused Square of violating privacy laws after the payments company mistakenly forwarded a digital receipt containing details of his...
16:15 2019-07-01

Steny Hoyer faces storm over congressional pay boost House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer led the charge this week for the first pay raise for members of Congress in a decade. But now he’s paying for it.Th...
02:15 2019-06-12

Trump and Modi are the mainstream faces of the global far-right | Cas Mudde The US and India are two of the most populous and powerful democracies in the world. And they are both represented by far-right leadersEven by the st...
12:00 2019-09-23

Law and Order: SVU Boss on Season 21's Changes, Returning Faces and Diversity For more than 20 years, viewers have watched Mariska Hargitay as Olivia Benson. They've watched as she nailed the bad guy, they watched as she comfor...
21:30 2019-09-23

Powell Faces Challenge Defining Doctrine Around When to Cut Rates Fed Chairman Jerome Powell’s challenge in the weeks ahead is to articulate clearly why the central bank is likely to continue reducing rates absent o...
20:45 2019-08-22

McDonald's Faces 25 New Sexual Harassment Complaints From Workers McDonald's Corp was accused on Tuesday in 25 new lawsuits and regulatory charges of condoning sexual harassment in the workplace and retaliating agai...
22:30 2019-05-21

Facebook faces $5 billion fine over privacy violations US regulators have reportedly voted to fine Facebook $5 billion for data breaches. The social network landed in hot water last year amid allegations ...
03:15 2019-07-13

Google Photos will let you manually tag faces it doesn't recognize Google Photos' product lead David Lieb took advantage of some downtime this week to start a surprisingly open dialogue on Twitter. Yesterday, he...
03:15 2019-07-04

Facebook Faces Bipartisan Resistance to Cryptocurrency Plans U.S. officials ranging from Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, a Republican, to Rep. Maxine Waters, the Democratic chairwoman of a powerful House com...
23:45 2019-07-15

France's Groupe Casino faces Battle Royale It is France's second-biggest supermarket operator and, having traded for the last 121 years, a familiar sight in most of the country's towns and cit...
07:30 2019-05-30

The new faces of hepatitis C: Pregnant women and drug users Hepatitis C was in the rearview mirror. A drug approved in 2014 was found to be so effective in quashing the virus that doctors around the world brea...
01:45 2019-06-18

The climate strike in portraits: the signs, faces and reasons Photographer Bryan Thomas took portraits of the people participating in the climate strike in New York FridayPhotographs by Bryan Thomas Friday saw h...
08:45 2019-09-21

Boris Johnson faces blow in Brexit battle British Prime Minister Boris Johnson suffered another defeat in the UK Parliament, when lawmakers approved a rebel bill to block a no-deal Brexit nex...
17:15 2019-09-05

Greta Thunberg, After Pointed U.N. Speech, Faces Attacks From the Right The young climate activist was widely celebrated after her speech at the United Nations. But critics have said she is being used, and a conservative ...
21:00 2019-09-24

BJP Faces Hurdle In Its "Mission 75 plus" To Retain Power In Haryana The ruling BJP, which was propelled to power in Haryana by a dramatic surge in its vote share five years ago, faces a multi-level hurdle this time in...
16:45 2019-09-21

Daimler faces up to $1.1B fine for diesel cheating, report says The German motor vehicle authority discovered cheating software fitted to Mercedes C- and E-class models and ordered a recall of 280,000 vehicles, De...
22:00 2019-08-09

With Amazon Ablaze, Brazil Faces Global Backlash The fires scorching the Amazon come amid growing concern that Brazil’s weakening environmental policies could jeopardize the country’s trade and fore...
09:15 2019-08-23

N4T Investigators: City faces lawsuit for response to 911 call TUCSON – The city is facing a lawsuit after a man called 911, and first responders did not break into his apartment. Tim Murphy had been drinking and...
08:30 2019-08-09

BJP's Winner In Karnataka Pralhad Joshi Among New Faces In PM's Team Pralhad Joshi is among the new faces chosen for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's new government. A lawmaker from Karnataka, Pralhad Joshi, 56, won a fo...
10:15 2019-05-30

Warriors president faces his sad Kevin Durant reality If he could do it all over again, Bob Myers wouldn’t change a thing. The Warriors president of basketball operations spoke for the first time Monday ...
14:45 2019-07-16

Israel faces possible second election amid coalition crisis Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is facing the possibility of having to fight a second election this year, as he struggles to form a coalition gover...
21:30 2019-05-27

Juul reportedly faces federal criminal investigation E-cigarette maker Juul reportedly faces a federal criminal probe as the backlash over vaping concerns continues.       ...
00:30 2019-09-25

Arsenal optimism faces first major test at Liverpool "The two remaining teams with 100 percent Premier League records this season go head-to-head on Saturday when Liverpool host a new-look Arsenal at An...
17:15 2019-08-22

Arsenal faces Chelsea in Europa League final BAKU, Azerbaijan (AP) — Arsenal and Chelsea are gearing up to play a London derby far from home in the Europa League final. Playing three time zones ...
14:45 2019-05-29

Gauff faces toughest challenge at Wimbledon as Halep awaits "American teenager Cori \u0027Coco\u0027 Gauff has captured the hearts of fans with her dream run to Wimbledon\u0027s fourth round but a stern examin...
18:30 2019-07-07

A Houston Activist Invited ICE to a Community Meeting. Now, He Faces Deportation. Roland Gramajo, 40, is being held in federal custody pending deportation proceedings. His family believes he drew the authorities’ attention only bec...
11:15 2019-09-10

Ghosn whistleblower faces pressure to leave Nissan, reports say Nissan veteran Hari Nada, who is expected to be a key witness in Carlos Ghosn's trial next year, may be forced to resign amid a boardroom civil war, ...
16:30 2019-10-07

Facebook faces more scrutiny from Congress over Libra cryptocurrency plan Facebook Inc faces more questioning by U.S. lawmakers on Wednesday over its planned cryptocurrency, after a bruising first bout when senators from bo...
16:45 2019-07-17

Kamala Harris tries to turbocharge her campaign but faces lingering questions After a much-touted debate performance, Harris has retooled her message and bolstered her ground operation. But she still struggles to answer some qu...
17:45 2019-07-06

Oliver Kahn faces big task leading new Bayern Munich era Bayern Munich are on the brink of radical change as they prepare for life without Uli Hoeness and Karl-Heinz Rummenigge. The club is set to place its...
17:15 2019-08-30

Osaka faces tough Wimbledon start against plucky Putintseva Second seed Naomi Osaka kicks off her quest for a third Grand Slam title against unseeded Kazakh Yulia Putintseva at Wimbledon on Monday in the Japan...
09:45 2019-07-01

DR Congo warlord Bosco Ntaganda faces war crimes judgment at ICC The International Criminal Court is to hand down a verdict in the trial of a former Congolese general on Monday. Bosco Ntaganda has been charged with...
20:15 2019-07-05

Samsung faces lawsuit for claiming smartphones are water resistant SYDNEY — Australia’s consumer watchdog has sued Samsung Electronics’ Australian unit for allegedly misleading consumers by promoting water-resi...
22:15 2019-07-04

Canada's Trudeau, recovering after blackface scandal, faces key debate Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, whose electoral fortunes are recovering after images appeared of him in blackface, takes part in a leaders' d...
17:00 2019-10-07

Fed Cuts Rates By Quarter Point, But Faces Growing Split The Federal Reserve cut its short-term benchmark rate by a quarter point to cushion the U.S. economy against global economic headwinds. Officials lef...
08:45 2019-09-19

DCCC faces mass staff upheaval after uproar over diversity The top echelon of staffers at the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee left their jobs Monday, a shakeup following a pair of Politico stories...
19:00 2019-07-31

NASCAR Trucks frontrunner faces suspension over deliberate clash NASCAR Truck Series title contender Johnny Sauter faces a possible suspension after crashing into Austin Hill at Iowa, with Hill saying he wouldn't "...
20:45 2019-06-17

Marcus Stroman knows the arduous road Luis Severino faces DENVER — Luis Severino took the Yankee Stadium mound Tuesday night, his first start of the season after battling multiple injuries, with the ho...
04:15 2019-09-19

Juul faces heightened scrutiny, Illinois and DC launch probes The company's rapid rise to the top of the multi-billion dollar U.S. e-cigarette market has been accompanied by accusations from parents, politi...
23:45 2019-08-30

Purdue Pharma Faces Internal Challenges on Top of Opioid Lawsuits OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma is struggling with slumping sales, a shrinking workforce and restructuring problems as it battles lawsuits related to t...
16:30 2019-06-30

Trump faces questions about Ukraine, Iran, allies in UN visit President Donald Trump began his three-day visit to the United Nations on Monday hoping to lean on strained alliances while fending off questions abo...
20:30 2019-09-23

Man Accused in Christchurch Mosque Shootings Now Faces Terrorism Charge The new charge is in addition to 51 counts of murder that Brenton H. Tarrant faces for the March 15 massacre at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zeal...
14:31 2019-05-21

Sprint and T-Mobile Merger Faces New Hurdle With Lawsuit by States Ten attorneys general filed a federal lawsuit to block the $26 billion deal between the third- and fourth-largest wireless carriers in the United Sta...
01:15 2019-06-12

Netanyahu faces uncertain future as he trails in Israeli election re-run Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's grip on power was hanging in the balance Wednesday after local TV channels projected him trailing his cen...
19:45 2019-09-18

Jets’ Nathan Shepherd admits PED use, faces six-game suspension Things have gone from bad to worse for the Jets. Defensive lineman Nathan Shepherd told NFL.com that he’s facing a six-game suspension for two ...
23:15 2019-09-10

Tommy Robinson faces jail after being found in contempt of court Former EDL leader ‘seriously interfered’ with process of justice by filming defendantsTommy Robinson faces prison again after being found in contempt...
21:45 2019-07-05

Timmermans faces Eastern resistance for top EU job; search for ECB head postponed Dutch socialist Frans Timmermans has emerged as the favorite to be named the EU's next chief executive, diplomats and officials said on Sunday ahead ...
19:30 2019-06-30

ECB's Villeroy tells Facebook that Libra faces tough scrutiny European Central Bank board member Francois Villeroy de Galhau said on Tuesday that "stablecoins" like Facebook’s Libra highlight gaps in rules and t...
01:15 2019-09-18

| Italy's Salvini faces two-boat migrant rescue standoff A fresh standoff brewed Saturday between charity rescue vessels and Italy's far-right Interior Minister Matteo Salvini after two boats carrying shipw...
16:30 2019-07-07

Boris Johnson faces questions over 'arguably racist' comments Tory frontrunner says ‘letterbox’ column was defence of women’s right to wear burqaBoris Johnson was forced to defend his ability to represent minori...
17:30 2019-07-06

Divorce? Merger? Renault-Nissan alliance faces crossroads Renault was poised to strengthen its hand in its alliance with Nissan just a couple weeks ago, when Fiat proposed a combination of the two European a...
22:45 2019-06-11

Donald Trump Says Florida Faces "Absolute Monster" Hurricane Florida residents on Thursday were bracing for a hurricane that was threatening to smack into the centre of the state over the Labor Day weekend, and...
13:45 2019-08-30

Rwandan convicted of hiding genocide role faces sentencing BOSTON (AP) — Prosecutors are seeking 20 years in prison for a Rwandan man convicted of hiding his involvement in the African country’s 1994 ge...
12:30 2019-07-01

'Look at his record': Buttigieg faces new criticism from his city's black leaders Amid new policing-related controversies, black leaders in South Bend say the mayor’s record conflicts with his campaign rhetoricPete Buttigieg, the S...
10:00 2019-09-26

Amazon faces EU antitrust probe over use of merchant data: source Amazon, the world's largest online retailer, could face an EU antitrust investigation within days over its use of merchants' data, a person familiar ...
11:45 2019-07-17

| Johnson faces UK election test as Brexit battle looms Britain's Boris Johnson faces his first test at the ballot box in a by-election that could reduce his parliamentary majority to one, making it harder...
14:15 2019-08-01

Boris Johnson faces first test in Welsh local election The new UK prime minister's biggest challenge yet is one he could well have done without: Defeat for Johnson's Conservatives in the Brecon and Radnos...
14:30 2019-08-01

YouTube’s cesspool of anger and hate faces growing scrutiny Facebook and Twitter have drawn the lion's share of scrutiny for hosting objectionable content. But YouTube now occupies its own circle of internet h...
16:45 2019-06-10

Groupon Said to Be Pursuing Acquisition as Business Faces Pressure From Investors Daily-deals company Groupon is pursuing an acquisition amid discontent among shareholders about the firm’s financial performance and stock price. The...
10:15 2019-09-12

Peru's 'fugitive' ex-president Toledo arrested in U.S., faces extradition Former Peruvian president Alejandro Toledo was arrested in the United States on Tuesday and faces extradition back to Peru, the South American countr...
03:15 2019-07-17

Exxon faces lawsuit over air pollution from petrochemical fire: official Exxon Mobil Corp was hit with a lawsuit on Thursday over pollution from a fire at the company's Baytown Olefins Plant, according to an attorney for H...
19:45 2019-08-01

NJ teacher faces discipline after posting ‘they’re Mexican’ about missing 5-year-old VINELAND, NJ (NBC NEWS) – A New Jersey school teacher faces discipline over a Facebook comment she made about Mexican people while discussing t...
00:00 2019-09-26

Trump faces House condemnation after his tweets on minority congresswomen President Donald Trump pressured fellow Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday to support him and vote against a symbolic measur...
00:30 2019-07-17

Hurricane Dorian Is Gone. But the Bahamas Still Faces a Big Risk From Infectious Disease Hurricane Dorian’s 185 mph winds and punishingly slow pace smashed entire neighborhoods in the Bahamas, killing at least 50 people. But now, Ba...
18:15 2019-09-12

Von der Leyen faces crucial vote in quest to lead EU executive Germany's Ursula von der Leyen faces a make-or-break vote on Tuesday in her quest to be the European Commission's first female leader, and a raft of ...
02:01 2019-07-16

Evergreen Lopez faces Khachanov test in Wimbledon second round Feliciano Lopez believes there is no secret to his longevity as he looks to land another blow for the game's old guard when he takes on Russia's Kare...
05:00 2019-07-03

Legal pot faces final public hearing test in Maine AUGUSTA, Maine — Maine’s tentative rules about legalized recreational marijuana are up for a key hearing that could represent one of the propos...
11:30 2019-06-10

UK faces potential 'consumer panic' and 'security gaps' under no-deal Britain faces potential "consumer panic" and gaps in security within weeks of leaving the EU without a deal, according to an official government docu...
07:01 2019-08-02

China Faces Limited Options to Retaliate to Latest U.S. Threat China threatened to retaliate if the U.S. moves to place fresh tariffs on $300 billion in Chinese goods, though Beijing faces limited options to stri...
17:30 2019-08-02

Indonesia’s Leader Faces Protests and Crises Heading Into New Term President Joko Widodo’s decision to limit the power of Indonesia’s anticorruption commission has helped set off protests before his second term begin...
15:30 2019-09-25

Irish greyhound racing faces backlash over killing of dogs TV documentary reveals that thousands of dogs are culled each year for being too slowGreyhound racing in Ireland is facing a backlash after a TV docu...
19:45 2019-07-03

Amazon faces EU antitrust probe over use of merchant data - source Amazon, the world's largest online retailer, could face an EU antitrust investigation within days over its use of merchants' data, a person familiar ...
12:15 2019-07-17

GM faces declining sales and price wars in largest markets Slumping industry demand in China and an escalating price war in the lucrative U.S. truck segment are ratcheting up the pressure on General Motors as...
20:45 2019-07-31

Daimler faces $960 million fine in Germany over emissions cheating It's not just Volkswagen facing legal consequences for diesel car emissions. German prosecutors have fined Mercedes-Benz parent Daimler €87...
19:00 2019-09-24

Ethiopia faces more conflict with ethnic group's push for region Ethiopia's destabilizing regional frictions may worsen this month if the small Sidama ethnic group carries out a threat to unilaterally declare a new...
17:15 2019-07-04

Germany's top court faces case of deja vu over ECB bond buying Germany's Constitutional Court is once more dealing with the question of whether the European Central Bank's asset purchases constitute illegal state...
20:45 2019-07-31

Trump offers surprise endorsement of Sen. Ben Sasse as he faces GOP primary The Nebraska Republican was a prominent member of the “Never Trump” faction in 2016 who compared the then-real restate magnate to white supremacist D...
13:45 2019-09-11

Neo-Nazi faces sentencing in murder of protester in Charlottesville, Virginia The self-professed neo-Nazi who drove his car into a crowd protesting against white supremacists in Charlottesville, Virginia, killing one of the dem...
19:45 2019-07-15

New 'Final Fantasy VII Remake' trailer shows familiar faces It's taken the better part of five years, but Square Enix is finally offering fans an extended glimpse at Final Fantasy VII Remake. On Wednesday...
20:15 2019-09-11

Chipotle faces more labor complaints at New York City stores Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc is facing fresh claims that it violated New York City's labor laws after the city sued the fast casual restaurant chain tw...
20:00 2019-09-24

Hurricane intensifies, Trump says Florida faces 'absolute monster' Florida residents were bracing for a hurricane on Thursday that was threatening to smack into the center of the state over the Labor Day weekend, and...
06:15 2019-08-30

Lanka Top Cop Faces "Crimes Against Humanity" Charge Over Easter Attack Sri Lanka's police chief and a top defence official should be tried for "grave crimes against humanity" over their failure to prevent Easter bombings...
22:00 2019-07-01

4 hurdles 'Avengers: Endgame' faces as it seeks to dethrone 'Avatar' As "Avengers: Endgame" hurtles toward the top spot of the global box office, analysts have begun to temper expectations, warning that the Marvel phen...
01:30 2019-06-11

Airbus faces cabin comfort dilemma as it launches A321XLR jet Airbus is poised to break records by launching the longest-range narrow-body jetliner at the Paris Airshow this week, but jetmakers are having to ret...
10:15 2019-06-17

Salvadoran accused of abortion faces retrial, hefty sentence A young woman who birthed a baby into a toilet in El Salvador faces up to 30 years in prison for murder in a case that has drawn international attent...
02:01 2019-07-16

Chuck Schumer faces liberal ire over border bill ‘betrayal’ Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer is facing a lingering political backlash from liberal House Democrats over his role in the passage of a bipartis...
22:30 2019-07-01

Council on Foreign Relations faces backlash over $12M Len Blavatnik donation The Council on Foreign Relations is facing a storm of criticism after recently accepting a $12 million donation from Ukrainian-born oligarch Len Blav...
07:00 2019-10-08

Antonio Brown, Resolute Attention Seeker, Faces Serious Scrutiny Brown has built a strong identity in a sport known for keeping personalities in check, but a lawsuit accusing him of sexual assault has turned a new ...
03:45 2019-09-12

Congress's DK Shivakumar Faces Arrest After Court Refuses Protection Karnataka Congress's chief troubleshooter DK Shivakumar faces arrest after his request for protection from arrest was rejected by the Karnataka High ...
11:45 2019-08-30

Hurricane-ravaged Bahamas faces new tropical storm threat The Bahamas may face more hardship as a developing tropical disturbance approaches less than two weeks after Hurricane Dorian hammered the island cha...
01:15 2019-09-13

J&J faces U.S. criminal probe related to baby powder - Bloomberg The U.S. Justice Department is pursuing a criminal probe into whether Johnson & Johnson lied about potential cancer risks of its talcum powder and ha...
03:00 2019-07-13

Djokovic faces tricky opponent in Bautista Agut at Wimbledon Novak Djokovic only has to look back a few months to remind himself that he shouldn't underestimate his next opponent at Wimbledon   ...
11:45 2019-07-11

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu faces pre-trial corruption hearing Leader also fighting to save political career after failing to secure election wins this yearDefence lawyers representing Benjamin Netanyahu are due ...
10:15 2019-10-02

Man faces sentencing for threatening to kill Boston Globe journalists A California man faces sentencing on Wednesday for threatening to kill journalists at the Boston Globe in retaliation for its role coordinating an ed...
18:45 2019-10-02

Netanyahu faces new legal battle -- just as his political hopes fade Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's legal and political problems collided Wednesday morning, with the Israeli leader's hopes of forming a government ...
21:15 2019-10-02

Clash over deep spending cuts faces another round in Alaska Alaska's governor won a showdown on Wednesday with lawmakers trying to reverse his bid to slash spending on higher education by 40%, but opponents vo...
09:30 2019-07-11

| French mother faces 20 years in jail for murdering 5 of her children French prosecutors demanded a 20-year prison term for a woman charged with killing five of her children right after they were born, a crime that only...
13:30 2019-06-21

| Britain's Johnson faces parliament showdown over fate of Brexit The fate of Brexit hangs in the balance as parliament prepares for an explosive showdown with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson that could end in ...
13:15 2019-09-03

Biden faces protestors at NH campaign event over Obama-era deportations Former Vice President Joe Biden faced a protest Friday during a campaign event by a small group of demonstrators angry over the stepped-up deportatio...
04:00 2019-07-13

Corporate lawyer faces sentencing in U.S. college admissions scandal The former co-chairman of the New York corporate law firm Willkie Farr & Gallagher will be sentenced on Thursday for his role in what prosecutors say...
18:15 2019-10-03

Mexico's AMLO faces first major crisis after US immigration deal Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador's presidency has hit a wall. An immigration agreement he struck with the United States is under fire from his own party, ...
02:45 2019-06-19

The huge decision ESPN’s Dan Le Batard faces after talking politics Dan Le Batard has now boxed himself in. ESPN has called his bluff, leaving him with a choice: Either kowtow to what he described as “cowardly” corpor...
22:00 2019-07-22

Germany faces test of green credentials with new climate plan The German government prepared on Thursday for all-night talks on a new climate policy that will determine whether Berlin is serious about engineerin...
23:15 2019-09-19

Etsy faces backlash over attempt to push free shipping Etsy's latest attempt to boost sales isn't sitting well with creators. The company has announced that, starting July 30th, it will give "p...
23:00 2019-07-10

Canada’s Trudeau faces furor over brownface photo from 2001 Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is giving no sign at all that he might resign, and no figures in his Liberal Party have called on him to step ...
20:45 2019-09-19

Mother wears white dress to son’s wedding, faces off with bride This mother of the groom made the mother of all faux pas. “I got ready at the church in this little room, and it’s almost burned in my memory,” Amy P...
19:45 2019-06-21

YouTube Faces Angry Mob Again, CEO Promises to Rethink New Verification Policy On Thursday, YouTube rolled out new guidelines for its verification requirements intended to reduce confusion and better highlight artists, celebs, a...
12:45 2019-09-21

Labour MP faces deselection as party members trigger contest A Labour backbencher says she is "disappointed" after a "small number" of party members triggered a contest which leaves her fighting for her politic...
00:45 2019-09-08

Missouri faces deadline to decide on abortion clinic license ST. LOUIS (AP) — The battle over Missouri’s only abortion clinic is back in court Friday, the deadline a judge imposed for the state to decide ...
08:30 2019-06-21

Volkswagen Faces First Mammoth Diesel Lawsuit On Home Turf A case pitting hundreds of thousands of owners of manipulated diesel cars demanding compensation opened against German car behemoth Volkswagen Monday...
18:15 2019-09-30

Back home in South Bend, Buttigieg faces ‘his nightmare’ The shooting of a black man by a white police officer is reopening wounds in the city’s black community that threaten to tarnish the mayor’s charmed ...
05:45 2019-06-20

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange faces extradition hearing WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is expected to appear at hearing in a London court via video link as he continues his fight against extradition to t...
11:30 2019-06-14

Glendale mom faces child endangerment charges after leaving 3-month-old in car GLENDALE, Ariz. (KPNX) – A mother is facing child endangerment charges for allegedly leaving her 3-month-old baby in the car while she went gro...
07:15 2019-07-20

Barneys considers bankruptcy as store faces uncertain future Management said it was ‘actively evaluating opportunities’ as collapse of the store would be a significant, symbolic blow to retailAs manifestations ...
09:15 2019-07-20

Ed Buck Faces Federal Drug Charge in Death of Man in His Home The authorities outlined a disturbing pattern in which they say that Mr. Buck traded drugs and money for sexual favors. They said there were at least...
16:15 2019-09-20

Zuckerberg Meets With Trump, Faces Tough Questions from Senators With his company under a regulatory spotlight, Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg scored a meeting at the White House Thursday—but faced a chillier reception...
08:45 2019-09-20

J&J faces U.S. criminal probe related to baby powder: Bloomberg The U.S. Justice Department is pursuing a criminal probe into whether Johnson & Johnson lied about potential cancer risks of its talcum powder and ha...
20:15 2019-07-12

Lebanon faces race against time to avoid financial collapse Lebanon's financial situation is deteriorating amid a rising political divide. International financial institutions say that it is up to the country ...
20:15 2019-10-01

MLB notebook: Yanks' German faces domestic violence probe Major League Baseball announced Thursday that New York Yankees right-hander Domingo German was placed on administrative leave under the joint domesti...
08:15 2019-09-20

WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange Faces U.S. Extradition Hearing (LONDON) — WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is expected to appear at hearing in a London court via video link as he continues his fight against...
22:30 2019-06-14

Pop Chart's The Faces of Scranton Print Is a Better Gift Than a Video iPod If you have any fans of The Office on your holiday shopping list, you can can ahead and cross them off, because Pop Chart’s latest poster is the perf...
23:15 2019-10-01

UK mouse genetics centre faces closure threatening research Harwell Institute conducts studies on diabetes, deafness and neurodegenerative disease Britain’s leading centre for mouse genetics is facing closure ...
20:15 2019-06-20

Vitol faces possible $6 million fine for U.S. power market manipulation Global energy trader Vitol faces a possible fine of $6 million from a U.S. energy regulator for alleged manipulation in California's power market, an...
17:45 2019-07-11

| UK's Boris Johnson faces new Brexit vote after stinging defeat British Prime Minister Boris Johnson braced for another showdown in parliament after a humiliating defeat over his Brexit strategy, with MPs set to v...
09:15 2019-09-04

Santa Barbara faces impact of boat fire tragedy A makeshift memorial grows dockside in Santa Barbara, California after a boating fire claimed the lives of 34 people, as local clergy members seek to...
04:45 2019-09-04

R. Kelly faces federal kidnapping, child sex, racketeering charges Less than a day after he was arrested for charges in Chicago, singer R. Kelly was faced with five new charges in New York Friday that accuse him of r...
03:00 2019-07-13

New Orleans Faces Catastrophic Flooding Ahead of Possible Tropical Storm Would-be Tropical Storm Barry is still a day or more away from forming, let alone making landfall. But the developing system’s impacts are already be...
18:45 2019-07-10