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January 13, 2019 11:30 AM UK parliament will act to stop no deal Brexit: pro-EU party leader

LONDON (Reuters) - The British parliament will act to stop a no deal Brexit from happening, Vince Cable, the leader of the pro-EU Liberal Democrats, said on Sunday. The Sunday Times, citing a senior government source, reported that rebel lawmakers were planning to wrest control of the legislative agenda away from Prime Minister Theresa May next week with a view to suspending 178

December 28, 2018 2:20 PM Yankees in talks with Amazon, Sinclair to bid for Yes Network: WSJ

(Reuters) - The New York Yankees are in talks with Amazon.com Inc and Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc about a joint bid for the team’s regional sports network, Yes, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday, citing people familiar with the matter. The baseball team, which owns 20 percent of Yes, has also been talking to other potential partners including 171

December 26, 2018 5:25 PM Get an iPhone for the holidays? Here are some must-have accessories

Sure, getting an iPhone is super exciting, but choosing the accessories can be equally as fun. The con: That's no easy feat. With three new iPhones for 2018 (the XR, XS and XS Max), the number of accessories to pick from is bigger than ever, including cables, chargers, stands, camera attachments, headphones, and of course, cases. The latter is easily 140

December 22, 2018 9:37 PM Former Liberal Democrat leader Paddy Ashdown has died at 77

FILE - In this Tuesday, March 29, 2005 file photo, Bosnia's top international administrator Paddy Ashdown speaks during a news conference in Sarajevo. Britain’s Liberal Democrat party has announced the death of former leader Paddy Ashdown after a short illness it was announced on Saturday, Dec. 22, 2018 . He was 77. The popular, articulate Ashdown was for decades 144

December 21, 2018 4:28 PM Ford recalling 410,289 F-Series trucks to fix engine heater flaw

Ford is recalling 410,289 F-Series trucks in the U.S. equipped with engine block heaters due to a fire risk. An additional 463,793 trucks in Canada are also being recalled. According to the notice submitted to NHTSA, water and contaminants can corrode and damage the heater cable’s splice connector and cause a short. Ford says it is only a danger when the truck 133

December 5, 2018 8:56 PM Architects build gingerbread city to whet appetite for design

LONDON (Reuters) - Architects swapped traditional building materials for sugar and spice to create an edible gingerbread city of the future at London’s V&A Museum, to show that urban planning can be fun, and tasty. The annual exhibition, which runs from Dec. 8 to Jan. 6, showcases buildings by architects, designers and engineers who had been asked to create 96

November 27, 2018 8:47 PM 'Walking Dead' hits midseason finale ratings series low

Ross Marquand as Aaron - The Walking Dead _ Season 9, Episode 8 - Photo Credit: Gene Page/AMC (Gene Page/AMC) "The Walking Dead" has hit a new midseason finale ratings low for the second year in a row. The episode that aired this Sunday, the midseason finale for the show’s ninth season, averaged a 2.0 rating in adults 18-49 and 5.1 million viewers, according 114

November 19, 2018 4:50 PM Disney's Fox deal gets China's approval

(Reuters) - Walt Disney Co (DIS.N) on Monday received unconditional approval from China for its deal to buy Twenty-First Century Fox’s (FOXA.O) entertainment assets, clearing one of the last major hurdles for the deal to go through. Disney agreed to purchase Fox’s film and television assets for $71.3 billion and received approval from European Commission 112

November 16, 2018 11:36 PM Burke to replace Dungey as ABC Entertainment chief

(Reuters) - Karey Burke will replace Channing Dungey as president of Walt Disney’s (DIS.N) ABC Entertainment, the company said on Friday. Burke is currently head of original programming for Disney’s cable channel Freeform. Dungey, the first African-American to lead a U.S. broadcast network, will stay through a transition period as Burke assumes her new role. Disney 129

November 15, 2018 7:11 PM Baseball owners extend commissioner Rob Manfred's contract

ATLANTA -- Baseball owners have extended the contract of Commissioner Rob Manfred after two days of meetings in Atlanta. The owners put off any decision Thursday on changes that might speed games. Manfred said they prefer to reach a consensus with the players' union. Manfred took over as commissioner from Bud Selig in 2015. His new deal runs through 86