• Missouri governor signs population measure into law
Missouri governor signs population measure into law

As a result, the minimum wage will be forced back down, falling from the city-approved $10 per hour to the new state-approved $7.70 per hour. St. Louis workers were granted higher wages in a state Supreme Court decision to uphold a 2015 ordinance that would have raised minimum wages to $ 10 an hour by 2017 and $11 an hour by 2018.

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  • Over 3 million fans' personal data exposed in massive leak
Over 3 million fans' personal data exposed in massive leak

Per a spokesperson for the firm, it's unclear where the database came from, but they suspect it belonged to a marketing team given that the data was accompanied by social media tracking info. The records were also discovered on an unprotected Amazon server, which was owned by Republican data analytics firm Deep Root Analytics. The data was fou...

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  • Trump's DOJ Sides With Texas In Latest Voter ID Legal Tussle
Trump's DOJ Sides With Texas In Latest Voter ID Legal Tussle

The U.S. Justice Department under former President Barack Obama had previously joined minority rights groups in challenging the voter ID law passed by the Republican-controlled Legislature in 2011. The law was quickly snarled up in the courts and became known as one of the strictest voter ID laws in the country. Those remedies could include strikin...

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  • Terry Francona has heart surgery
Terry Francona has heart surgery

Francona, who guided the Indians to the World Series in 2016, was to manage the American League All-Star team next week, but will be unable to fulfill those duties. Mills, with the help of Tampa Bay Rays manager Kevin Cash and the rest of the Indians staff, will lead the AL against the National League on Tuesday in Miami.

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  • The latest travel ban development is bad news for grandmothers and refugees
The latest travel ban development is bad news for grandmothers and refugees

The Hawaii plaintiffs' next stop was the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit, where late last night they filed a notice of their intent to appeal Judge Watson's order. In the decision, U.S. District Court Judge Derrick K. Watson wrote, "Because Plaintiffs seek clarification of the June 26, 2017 injunction modifications authored by the ...

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  • Malala Celebrates High School Graduation, Joins Twitter
Malala Celebrates High School Graduation, Joins Twitter

Ms. Yousafzai, the advocate for girls' education, finished high school on Friday. "Next week, I will be back on my #GirlPowerTrip to meet girls in Middle East, Africa and Latin America". But Yousafzai miraculously survived the attack, and, following specialized treatment in both Peshawar and the United Kingdom, has continued her efforts to fight ...

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  • Slideshow: Toyota's headquarters showcased in Plano grand opening ceremony
Slideshow: Toyota's headquarters showcased in Plano grand opening ceremony

A gala opening event for U.S. corporate headquarters campus in Texas is part of a five-year plan to invest $10 billion to expand auto manufacturing in the United States, according to a press release from Toyota's North American unit. Toyota's US commitment includes $23.4 billion in direct investment, 10 manufacturing assembly facilities around th...

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  • Chaos after SANEF granted interdict against BLF
Chaos after SANEF granted interdict against BLF

He also interdicted the BLF and Mngxitana from making any threatening gestures on social media that reference any violence‚ harm and threats to the journalists. The South Gauteng High Court may have ruled in favour of the SA National Editors Forum (Sanef ) on Friday, but that did not stop BLF members from harassing journalists outside court straigh...

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  • Deadly Snakes, Alligators Discovered in Reptile Bust
Deadly Snakes, Alligators Discovered in Reptile Bust

The permit holder was "housing deadly venomous snakes in an unauthorized, densely populated, residential neighborhood, and in such a manner that they posed a substantial risk to public safety", Barre said. The DACC began a criminal investigation after a cobra popped up in a residential neighborhood twice in three years, the department said. T...

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  • Another awkward handshake: Donald Trump 'snubbed' by Poland's first lady
Another awkward handshake: Donald Trump 'snubbed' by Poland's first lady

But I think a lot of people interfere", president Trump said during a press conference with Polish President Andrzej Duda . "I think what CNN did was unfortunate for them", POTUS said, ostensibly referring to its decision not to identify a Redditor who apologized for creating the GIF in question.

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  • Man claims to have bomb
Man claims to have bomb

WSB-TV reported that its newsroom received a call on Friday morning from the man who said he was inside and talked for more than 30 minutes. Cobb County Police Chief Mike Register said the officers have been in touch with the man. Several roads around the bank are closed. A nearby Chick-fil-A restaurant was on lockdown because of the situation ...

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  • Hillary Clinton Tweets RNC Her Campaign Healthcare Pledges
Hillary Clinton Tweets RNC Her Campaign Healthcare Pledges

The tweet quoted Clinton's campaign statement that the Democrats need to "fix what's broken" in the Affordable Care Act (also known as Obamacare), and then demanded to know what her plan was. The GOP tweeted a few words along with that clip. They also suggest that "Hillary Rodham Clinton may not have won, but she sure ain't beaten". "So, that's ...

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  • Ex-Gitmo has received multimillion payment from Canada
Ex-Gitmo has received multimillion payment from Canada

Public safety minister Ralph Goodale and Justice minister Jody Wilson-Raybould publicly acknowledged the settlement for the first time during a press conference in Ottawa after it was widely reported that Khadr and his lawyers received a $10.5-million settlement on Wednesday.

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  • OnePlus 5 camera gets a DxOMark score of 87
OnePlus 5 camera gets a DxOMark score of 87

Before the OnePlus 5's unveiling, the company hinted the public that they were working with DxOMark , one of the recognised camera testing organisations of the world, to create a great camera smartphone. It still managed to beat iPhone 7 and LG V20 . According to their results, OnePlus 5 has scored 87 out of 100, which is a high score, and puts ...

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  • SNES Classic Launches in September for $80
SNES Classic Launches in September for $80

It also comes with two SNES controllers - an improvement over the Classic Mini: NES' single controller offering. The SNES Classic follows the NES Classic , which went on sale late previous year but abruptly discontinued in April - much to the frustration of fans.

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  • Professional runner in ME gets chased by two black bears while training
Professional runner in ME gets chased by two black bears while training

According to the Sun Journal , Moninda Marube went for a run early yesterday morning on a nature trail. "Because I wasn't going to fight them". With the bears chasing him, Marube narrowly made it into the house's screened in porch and closed the door behind him.

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  • Poland's First Lady snubs Trump handshake, darts for Melania
Poland's First Lady snubs Trump handshake, darts for Melania

Trump will deliver a speech in Warsaw on Thursday, where he is expected to receive a warm welcome. The First Lady of Poland had walked past Trump to shake Melania even though the USA president stretched forth his hand to her. But at a press conference earlier in the day, he downplayed Russia's involvement in the USA presidential election. ...

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  • Trump remains convinced Mexico will pay for the wall
Trump remains convinced Mexico will pay for the wall

In response to a shouted question from a reporter to Trump about whether he still wants Mexico to pay for his proposed border wall, the USA leader said, "Absolutely". -Mexico border and expressing his desire to have Mexico to pay for the wall. Even his base knows that there's a snowball's chance in hell that the wall will be built, and and even s...

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  • AU Optronics Corp (AUO) Short Interest Up 17.3% in May
AU Optronics Corp (AUO) Short Interest Up 17.3% in May

Whereas they predicted High and Low Earnings Estimate as $0.36 and $0.25 respectively. The company is expected to issue its next earnings results on Wednesday, July 26th. Au Optronics Corp (NYSE:AUO) now has a trailing P/E of 5.35 while its forward P/E according to Thomson Reuters is 6.32. A number of institutional investors have recently modified ...

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  • Twitter Mocks Trump for Lie He Tweeted From G-20
Twitter Mocks Trump for Lie He Tweeted From G-20

Podesta was not working for the DNC at the time and would have had no authority over their servers. "You know, that does make you wonder what's going on", she said. "Disgraceful!" the president tweeted Friday morning. Some jokes were even informative. President Donald Trump claimed in a Friday morning tweet that "everyone" at the G20 S...

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