by | July 20, 2020 | 17:30

Another employee told Buzzfeed that after a year of working at the show they took medical leave for a month to check into a mental health facility following a suicide attempt. They kind of feed off of that, like, this is Ellen; this is as good as it gets. Another former employee echoed the sentiment, telling BuzzFeed News that employees generally felt like there was an abnormal work culture at the show but no one spoke up about it.

by | July 20, 2020 | 17:29

Costco stores have required masks for customers and employees since May 4. Face coverings will be required for all of our teams and customers. As a reminder, the CDC recommends that "people wear cloth face coverings in public settings when around people outside of their household, especially when other social distancing measures are hard to maintain".

by | July 20, 2020 | 16:28

Walt Disney DIS .N has become the latest company to slash its advertising spending on Facebook Inc FB.O as the social media giant faces an ad boycott over its handling of hate speech and controversial content, the Wall Street Journal reported on Saturday, citing people familiar with the situation.

by | July 20, 2020 | 09:53

Detectives are investigating whether the arrival of Saleh's sister caused the suspect to flee the scene through a different exit, an official told the New York Times . That company, Gokada, began operating as a motorcycle ride-hailing company in Lagos, Nigeria's most populous city, in 2018. "There is a second way out of the apartment through a service entrance, the official said", writes New York Times .

by | July 20, 2020 | 00:58

On Tuesday, U.S. President Donald Trump signed an order to fully end the special treatment extended under American law to Hong Kong, saying that he will hold China accountable for its "oppressive actions" against the people of the former British colony.

by | July 19, 2020 | 23:39

Storing crude oil in such far off places as the U.S. may not be very productive as it would take time to bring oil to Indian shores during emergency, a senior executive at a state refinery said. Pradhan, US Energy Secy chair meeting on energy partnership Liked This Article? The US government last month said it had purchased 126,000 barrels of crude oil for the strategic reserve to help local oil producers struggling with demand contraction and a supply glut.

by | July 19, 2020 | 20:23

And it is higher than the USA unemployment rate for June, which was 11%. States, meanwhile, delivered more than $35 billion in benefits past month, as opposed to about $4 billion in March. Applications also rose in Arizona and SC. "The deepest impacts occurred in metro areas reliant on tourism (e.g., Las Vegas, Atlantic City, N.J., and Myrtle Beach, S.C.) and in states that shut businesses down earlier to suppress the virus (e.g., NY and Michigan)", Berube added.

by | July 19, 2020 | 19:10

On Thursday, Freddie Mac , the public government-sponsored US Federal Home Loan Corporation, based on Virginia, had issued a statement saying that the US 30-year fixed rate mortgage, the popular-most mortgage scheme in the United States, had been dropped to an all-time low of 2.98 per cent on the later part of the day compared to a reading of 3.03 per cent a week earlier.

by | July 19, 2020 | 15:58

First-half shipments amounted to 159.6-million tonnes, with Rio's share reaching 132-million tonnes, which was 3% higher than the previous corresponding period. A second wave of infections remains a key threat for advanced economies, it said. The Company shipped 10.7 million tonnes of bauxite to third parties in the second quarter, up by 13 per cent against pcp.

by | July 19, 2020 | 11:26

Cloudflare defines a DDOS attack as "a malicious attempt to disrupt normal traffic of a targeted server, service or network by overwhelming the target or its surrounding infrastructure with a flood of Internet traffic". "Prospects applying Cloudflare services in specified regions are impacted as requests may fail and/or mistakes may well be shown". "Data Centers impacted consist of: SJC, DFW, SEA, LAX, ORD, IAD, EWR, ATL, LHR, AMS, FRA, CDG", they included making use of metropolis and country ...

by | July 18, 2020 | 21:52

Covid-19 has had an unprecedented impact on global economy; oil market fundamentals have been shaken to the core in 2020; global demand witnessed the worst decline; and prices partially depicted that in late April 2020 amid brimming global crude oil supplies.

by | July 18, 2020 | 17:05

The company will use Instagram to do it, just like it did with Instagram Stories to keep Snapchat at bay. Instagram's new "Reels" feature is coming to the early August, Facebook has confirmed (via Business Insider ). Lasso, it would seem, died so that Reels could live. First launched in Brazil in November, the social media giant then launched Reels in France and Germany in June.

by | July 18, 2020 | 16:41

And other factors are also likely keeping a lid on China's economic performance, including a build-up of unsold goods or components in factories, together classified as inventory. The second-quarter GDP growth rate was higher than the median estimate of 2.9% growth in a Caixin survey (link in Chinese) of economists. Retail sales shrank by 3.9%, but that was a marked improvement over the previous quarter's 19% contraction while millions of families were confined to their homes and ...

by | July 18, 2020 | 13:23

As the Boeing 747 was due to be phased out anyway the airline has brought that forward to focus on its more efficient long-haul twin jets such as the Boeing 787, 777 and Airbus A350. "It is sadly another hard but necessary step as we prepare for a very different future". It took delivery of its first 747-400 in July 1989. For the most part, however, specialist companies are hired to dismantle and scrap planes that airlines no longer fly.

by | July 18, 2020 | 10:26

Reed says the property industry is one of the four "green shoots" areas of the jobs market at the moment despite gloomy news from others such as hospitality and retail. "As I said last week, we will never accept unemployment as an unavoidable outcome". But the fall was only about half as severe as the median forecast in a Reuters poll.

by | July 18, 2020 | 04:23

But if more than a million people are still setting up initial jobless claims four months after their sudden spike, it casts doubt on the veracity of any job market recovery. In Nebraska, new unemployment claims increased as continued unemployment claims decreased. Case counts are rising in 40 states and 22 states have either paused or reversed their efforts to reopen their economies, according to Bank of America.

by | July 18, 2020 | 02:30

Sunak, said he wanted to ensure that " no business slips through our safety net of support as we help protect jobs and the economy". The decision was widely anticipated after the government confirmed Thursday that it was extending the coronavirus lockdown by at least another three weeks.

by | July 18, 2020 | 01:24

In a memo to employees released on Wednesday, American said the notices are tied to the overstaffing it expects in October when US government payroll assistance expires. The release stressed that Jetblue "is not joining Oneworld or the AA/IAG Atlantic Joint Business Agreement", and said that Jetblue will "continue with plans to independently launch and operate transatlantic flights to London in 2021 ".

by | July 17, 2020 | 23:39

In a video to staff that was acquired by Bloomberg , Apple's senior vice president of retail and people, Deirdre O'Brien, told workers that they would have to use the phone to assist customers with support and purchases. With over 90 of Apple's 271 outlets across the U.S. O'Brien added that "people are really dependent upon their devices, especially right now". Apple did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

by | July 17, 2020 | 13:44

In 2016, the European Union executive instructed Ireland to recover just over €13 billion from Apple, following tax rulings in 1991 and 2007 in the country which the Commission argued represented the illegal state aid , in favour of Apple Sales International (ASI) and Apple Operations Europe (AOE), which were companies incorporated in Ireland but not tax resident in the country.

by | July 17, 2020 | 13:23

She said there is a "long climb" to go for the economy's reopening and pointed to other risks for the market, including US trade tensions with China. Rounding up earnings reports of big banks, Bank of America fell after its second-quarter profit more than halved, while Morgan Stanley rose after posting a record quarterly profit.

by | July 17, 2020 | 07:59

The ministry also released the WPI for April at -1.57% and said: "indices for April are finalized in the light of improved response rate from the selected sources". Mr Annim said food inflation was 13.8 per cent as compared to 15.1 per cent recorded last month while inflation for non-food for June was pegged at 9.2 per cent.

by | July 17, 2020 | 04:42

The pandemic is a health crisis, but Trudeau said it has a deep economic dimension that the funding is meant to address. Municipalities have been hit hard by the pandemic, with transit revenue in steep decline as people stayed home. She says a senior official at the department of Employment and Social Development Canada made the recommendation in writing that WE was the only organization in the country that could run and scale up the $912-million student grant program.

by | July 17, 2020 | 03:56

Among the high-level team employees named in the report were play-by-play man, senior vice president and chief content officer Larry Michael , director of pro personnel Alex Santos and his top scouting assistant Richard Mann II , all of whom left the team in July.

by | July 16, 2020 | 23:22

Vestager, who has made the tax crackdown a centrepiece of her time in office, saw the same court past year overturn her demand for Starbucks to pay up to 30 million euros in Dutch back taxes. "The courts today said it didn't", Sullivan said. European Union officials argued that that constituted illegal "state aid" by Ireland. The 2016 finding was a signal moment for Vestager, who has staked her reputation on a series of increasingly aggressive competition rulings.