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December 21, 2018 3:14 AM New York boy with cerebral palsy gets tricked-out 'NYPD' wheelchair

Aidan Riley, a 16-year-old New Yorker with cerebral palsy, was gifted an “NYPD” wheelchair. (Magic Wheelchair) A New York teen with cerebral palsy was in for the surprise of a lifetime on Wednesday when he was gifted a surprise that made him feel like a police officer — just like his father. Aidan Riley, 16, received his very own replica of a "New York Police 117

December 20, 2018 7:26 PM U.S. FDA approves new protocol for study on Bayer's birth control device

(Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Thursday approved a new protocol for a post-marketing study of Bayer AG’s Essure birth-control device, as the regulator seeks more information on the device’s safety. The study would now monitor here women implanted with the devices for five years, up from three years, and would need additional blood 90

December 20, 2018 7:08 PM Bakers upset with missing tips on Hershey's Kisses candy

HERSHEY, Pa. – Bakers are complaining that something is amiss with Hershey's Kisses. The chocolate candy's trademark tips have been mysteriously missing from batches around the country. Bakers have taken to social media to complain that the lopped-off tops are ruining the look of their holiday treats. Without their points, the chocolate candies are left with flat tops. The Hershey 104

December 20, 2018 4:01 PM German court rules Apple infringed Qualcomm patent

MUNICH (Reuters) - A German court ruled on Thursday that iPhone maker Apple Inc (AAPL.O) infringed a hardware patent of Qualcomm Inc (QCOM.O) and said the U.S. company could no longer sell some iPhone models in Germany which contain a particular component. The ruling is not final as Apple can appeal to a higher court, judge Matthias Zigann told the court 109

December 19, 2018 8:39 AM SoftBank Corp sees no tech impact from not using Huawei gear

(Reuters) - SoftBank Corp does not expect any technology impact if it does not use 5G network gear from Chinese tech giant Huawei [HWT.UL] and had found the same level of quality from other vendors, an executive said at a press conference on Wednesday. The Japanese telecom operator said it had not made a decision on switching from Chinese equipment makers 144

December 18, 2018 11:29 PM Sears to take $443 million in charges arising from store closures

(Reuters) - Bankrupt U.S. retailer Sears Holdings Corp will take a charge of about $443 million arising from store closures, a regulatory filing showed on Tuesday. The company said some of the charges have already been incurred in the third quarter, while the remaining charges will be booked in the fourth quarter. Total costs related to closing 73 Sears 87

December 18, 2018 2:31 PM Facebook's photo bug: How to see if you were exposed

FILE- In this March 29, 2018, file photo, the logo for Facebook appears on screens at the Nasdaq MarketSite in New York's Times Square. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File) Facebook has, yet again, goofed. On Dec. 14, the company announced that it inadvertently exposed 6.8 million users' photos to third-party apps that weren't supposed to have them. If you granted 115

December 18, 2018 9:19 AM Libya NOC declares force majeure on El Sharara oilfield, El Feel stays open

TRIPOLI (Reuters) - Libya’s National Oil Company (NOC) has declared force majeure on operations at the country’s largest oilfield, El Sharara, a week after the firm announced a contractual waiver on exports from the field following its seizure by militants. Exports from the smaller El Feel oilfield were continuing, field engineers said, as workers had maintained 87

December 18, 2018 4:59 AM Beloved McDonald's worker in Australia retires after three decades

Russell O'Grady retired last week from working at a McDonald's in Northmead, Australia, about 30 minutes northwest of Sydney. (News Corp Australia) A man with down syndrome who 30 years ago offered hope to many with disabilities in Australia after securing a job at McDonald's announced his retirement from the fast-food chain in order to focus on his health 117

December 18, 2018 2:33 AM Barcelona's Rafinha ordered by court to wear Adidas or pay fine

Barcelona midfielder Rafinha must honour his contract with Adidas and wear the German company's sportswear or pay a fine of up to €1 million ($1.14m), a Dutch court said on Tuesday. Adidas had sued the 25-year-old Brazilian after Rafinha had started to wear Mizuno shoes in July, contesting the German company's unilateral extension of a sponsorship deal that had finished 70