Day: August 30, 2018

(Corrects headline of this Aug 30 to remove reference to funding.) By Robin Pomeroy VENICE, Italy (Reuters) – Alfonso Cuaron’s new film, a black-and-white family drama with no stars, is a world away literally and metaphorically from his last one, “Gravity”, the Sandra Bullock/George Clooney effects-heavy space extravaganza. But the Oscar-winning director says he wants
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(Reuters) – Nine years after the death of the “King of Pop,” Michael Jackson’s children and other family members came together to launch an auction, accept a posthumous award and remember the singer on what would have been his 60th birthday. Paris Jackson arrives for the opening ceremony of the 25th Life Ball in Vienna,
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The Houston Astros formally announced an extension for manager AJ Hinch on Thursday, putting him under contract through the 2022 season. Apr 15, 2018; Houston, TX, USA; Houston Astros manager A.J. Hinch walks off the field as he wears patches honoring Jackie Robinson day before the game against the Texas Rangers at Minute Maid Park.
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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Funds run by BlackRock Inc voted over Tesla Inc’s objections in favor of a shareholder proposal in June that would have required the electric carmaker to replace Elon Musk with an independent board chairman if the motion had not been defeated, a regulatory filing showed on Thursday. FILE PHOTO: Tesla Motors
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LONDON (Reuters) – British consumers appear little fazed by the possibility of a no-deal Brexit, but businesses have turned more worried, surveys showed on Friday. FILE PHOTO: A man holds an anti-Brexit banner on Westminster Bridge, in central London, Britain, July 13, 2018. REUTERS/Yves Herman/File Photo Britain’s headline gauge of consumer confidence, compiled by market
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump said on Thursday that Attorney General Jeff Sessions was safe in his job at least until the November congressional elections, Bloomberg News reported after interviewing the U.S. leader. FILE PHOTO: U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions hosts a roundtable discussion with foreign liaison officers from the Joint Interagency Task Force-South
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Մանրածախ առևտրի բրիտանական կոնսորցիումը օգոտսոսի 30-ին հետազոտություն է ներկայացրել՝ համաձայն որի ոչ սննդամթերքի վաճառքով զբաղվող խանութները պետք է հսկայական կորուստների պատրաստվեն շոգ եղանակի պատճառով։ Ինչպես հաղորդվում է՝ չափազանց տաք եղանակը սեպտեմբերին կարող է նրանց վրա շաբաթական 80 միլիոն ֆունտ սթերլինգ նստել, կամ՝ ամսական 320 միլիոն ֆունտ։ Հետազոտողների տվյալների համաձայն, որոնք վաճառքի տվյալները համադրում են օթերևութաբանների
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The spokesperson for the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs Maria Zakharova has commented on the statement by the German chancellor Angela Merkel visiting the South Caucasus on the conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh. Commenting on Merkel’s statement on Germany’s readiness to foster the settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict and to take up responsibility, Zakharova said during the
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The Ministry of Energy Infrastructure and Natural Resources focuses on the development of alternative energy in Armenia, Minister Artur Grigoryan stated on August 29, Armenpress informs. He said the ministry treats renewable energy as a priority because of its strategic importance for Armenia and some work has been done towards development of solar energy. The
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A Miami Heat executive is under federal investigation, suspected of taking $13.4 million in sponsorship money from the Sacramento Kings, his former employer. The Heat suspended Jeffrey R. David after learning federal prosecutors suspect he ran a money-laundering operation that sent $9 million of money from the Golden 1 Credit Union and another $4.4 million
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On September 1, according to the Azerbaijani press, Putin will meet with Aliyev in Sochi. Putin himself had announced about this meeting on June 3 when during the meeting with Aliyev visiting Moscow for the opening of the World Cup. He then stated that the key issues would be discussed on August 30, during his
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