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October 25, 2018 8:57 PM Google sacks dozens over sexual harassment

Google has sacked 48 people including 13 senior managers over sexual harassment claims since 2016. In a letter to employees, chief executive Sundar Pichai said the tech giant was taking a "hard line" on inappropriate conduct. Mr Rubin left the company in 2014. He was given what the paper described as a "hero's farewell". Mr Pichai's letter said the New York Times 74

October 24, 2018 9:09 PM Surgeon age doesn't affect cataract surgery outcomes

(Reuters Health) - Late-career surgeons perform a large proportion of cataract operations, and they do it with an overall low rate of adverse events, a Canadian study suggests. In recent years, researchers have analyzed whether surgeons’ age affects their skills, dexterity and risk for mistakes in the operating room, the study authors note in JAMA Ophthalmology 125

October 24, 2018 6:57 AM 1 dead, 11 injured in Alabama school bus crash: report

One person died, and 11 others were injured Tuesday night when a truck collided with a school bus full of kids on an interstate in Alabama. (Alabama Law Enforcement Agency) A school bus carrying middle and high school students collided late Tuesday with a truck on an interstate in Alabama, killing one and injuring 11 others. A Toyota Tacoma traveling 66

October 22, 2018 5:08 PM Kimberly-Clark Names Michael Hsu as CEO, Successor to Thomas Falk

Kimberly-Clark Corp. said it was switching chief executives in the midst of a restructuring program intended to boost profits as the maker of Kleenex tissues, Scott toilet paper and Huggies diapers struggles with weak sales. Current President and Chief Operating Officer Michael Hsu is set to become chief executive officer effective Jan. 1, succeeding 77

October 21, 2018 10:09 AM Audi's electric SUV faces four-week delay because of software bug

FRANKFURT/SEOUL (Reuters) - Audi’s first electric sport utility vehicle (SUV) will hit showrooms four weeks later than planned because of a software development issue, a spokesman for the German luxury car brand said on Sunday. The spokesman said Audi’s e-tron midsize SUV faced delay because the carmaker needs new regulatory clearance for a piece of software 97

October 20, 2018 1:55 AM Silenced forever: Saudi Arabia admits Khashoggi is dead

In this image made from a March 2018 video provided by Metafora Production, Jamal Khashoggi speaks during an interview at an undisclosed location. Eighteen days after Khashoggi disappeared, Saudi Arabia acknowledged early Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018, that the 59-year-old writer has died in what it said was a “fistfight” inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul 77

October 18, 2018 4:25 AM Avocados might not be 'vegan' due to migratory beekeeping

Avocados might not be vegan due to a practice called migratory beekeeping. (U.S. Department of Agriculture) Vegans may start avoiding avocados due to the migratory beekeeping used to pollinate avocado crops, according to reports on Wednesday. Honeybees naturally pollinate fruits and vegetables, but there’s not enough bees to meet demand in the U.S., The Washington 83

October 15, 2018 9:00 AM 5 food etiquette mistakes you don't even know you're making

The rules of etiquette should help make social interactions less awkward, not the other way around! But some are more logical than others, especially when it comes to food. We put together a list of common mishaps plus an easy fix for each one. You might be parched, but no one else at the table needs to know. Keep it classy by taking small sips, not big gulps 128

October 12, 2018 12:48 PM German justice minister committed to tougher sanctions on companies

BERLIN (Reuters) - The German government is committed to introducing tougher sanctions against companies that foster criminal behavior in the wake of Volkswagen’s (VOWG_p.DE) diesel emissions scandal, the country’s justice minister said. In an interview published in Friday’s edition of the Handelsblatt newspaper, Katarina Barley said she had seen a pattern 102

October 11, 2018 4:17 PM Swiss minister plays down mid-October deadline for EU treaty deal

ZURICH (Reuters) - Swiss Transport Minister Doris Leuthard played down a mid-October deadline from the European Commission to strike a deal on a new treaty cementing ties with Switzerland’s biggest trading partner. “We have no time pressure,” the pro-Europe minister who is stepping down at year’s end told the Finanz und Wirtschaft paper in an interview 82