Social media’s so-called influencers have become sought-after brand ambassadors, with millions of followers and lucrative advertising deals. Now, the computer-generated Miquela Sousa character is testing the power of online celebrity.
General Electric reached a deal to sell off part of its GE Digital business and set aside the rest in a separate company, as the conglomerate narrows its focus and scales back its software ambitions.
The holiday season is looking merrier for Nintendo after a difficult summer, thanks to a hot-selling new “Super Smash Bros.” game and early signs that its Switch console is selling better.
Amazon’s announcement that it will bring 25,000 new jobs each to New York and Northern Virginia sparked a frenzy of activity. Lost in the commotion: It will take many years, if not a decade, before residents see an army of Amazon employees invading their cities.
Apple plans to invest $1 billion to build a new campus in Austin that could create 15,000 jobs, as it aims to make good on promises to boost contributions to the economy.
«We still assume that all parameters of the committee’s work should be approved by Syrians themselves,» the diplomat added
«Your propaganda trick is more than obvious,» he said
The resolution was supported by 13 member states
The troops detect and track over 5,000 airborne objects daily, and about a half of them are foreign aircraft
People familiar with the campaign said Republican Mark Harris had been told the operative’s mail-in ballot success was suspicious.
The president and his allies have repeatedly changed their stories on who was responsible for buying the silence of women alleging sexual encounters with Trump.
Gun deaths in the US are at an all-time high, but it’s not because more people are shooting each other, according to statistics from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC). Instead, they’re turning the weapons on themselves. Read Full Article at RT.com
Chaos ensued on a New Jersey highway on Thursday morning after an armored Brinks truck spilled cash onto the road’s westbound lanes, causing multiple crashes as commuters rushed to pocket what they could. Read Full Article at RT.com
A Republican senator who chairs the Senate Armed Services Committee bought thousands of dollars-worth of stock in arms manufacturer Raytheon after pushing the Trump administration to approve massive hikes in defense spending. Read Full Article at RT.com
President Trump may have thought, embattled as he is, at least those probes are finally winding down. But another one is now sinking its teeth into his 2016 campaign and the finances of his inaugural committee, WSJ sources say. Read Full Article at RT.com
The plea offer was to expire on December 10
After the sixth and last matchday, both clubs have 12 points each, but Sevilla is ranked first in Group J due to their goal difference
Late on December 12, a group of investigators visited the Russian team, which arrived in Austria to take part in World Cup events in Hochfilzen
The suspected gunman was killed in a police operation in Neudorf, a neighborhood in the south of the city
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Scores of similar, emailed bomb threats have been reported to police in multiple US states, prompting panic and evacuations, as the culprits demanded payment in Bitcoin form, and threatened to cause “many victims” otherwise. Read Full Article at RT.com
Liverpool fan Mike Kearney has been registered as blind since age 7 but he doesn’t let his disability hamper his support of his team at Anfield, as shown by a viral video which has been viewed more than 3 million times this week. Read Full Article at RT.com
Several gunshots were fired amid an apparent police operation involving armed officers and a helicopter in the French city of Strasbourg, which became the scene of a deadly shooting earlier this week. Read Full Article at RT.com
The US Senate has unanimously passed a resolution calling Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman responsible for the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi who was brutally killed and dismembered in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul. Read Full Article at RT.com
The previous round is due to expire in the end of January
Her defender said she had pleaded guilty voluntarily
Sergei Lavrov added that he is interested in hearing Azerbaijan’s position on the progress already achieved in the regulation of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict
In late November, a group of WADA experts for the first time visited the Moscow Anti-Doping Laboratory
The series telling the story of the Orphaned Bear Rescue Center will be shot by Scottish wildlife filmmaker Gordon Buchanan
The head of Russia’s anti-doping agency (RUSADA), Yury Ganus, says that the Austrian police raid on the Russian biathlon team’s training camp is a “disturbing signal.” Read Full Article at RT.com
MSNBC’s talk show Morning Joe had half of its host family missing on Thursday. Mika Brzezinski was notably absent amid a scandal over a homophobic slur thrown at Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. Read Full Article at RT.com
Maria Butina, the Russian woman arrested and accused of acting as a foreign agent within the United States has pleaded guilty to her charges. Read Full Article at RT.com
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