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PG&E, utility tied to California wildfires, to file for bankruptcy

Pacific Gas and Electric, the utility company that has been tied to deadly wildfires in California, said it plans to file for bankruptcy

15 Jan 2019 4:22 PM

Massive US teachers strike affects half million pupils

The strike is affecting some 500,000 students in the nation's second largest school district

15 Jan 2019 11:33 AM

Indian-American Rajesh Subramaniam named FedEx president

Subramaniam, currently executive VP, chief marketing and communications officer of FedEx Corp, will assume his new role on Jan 1, 2019.

27 Dec 2018 9:55 AM

YouTube shifts to make new exclusive shows, movies free to users

YouTube plans to make all future original programming available to users for free with advertising.

28 Nov 2018 10:56 AM

US judge blocks order by Trump barring asylum to illegal immigrants

Judge Jon Tigar issued a temporary restraining order which is effective immediately, applies nationwide and lasts until at least Dec 19.

20 Nov 2018 1:39 PM

California wildfire death toll rises to 77, over thousand still missing

Authorities stressed that many of those reported missing may be safe and unaware they have been reported missing.

19 Nov 2018 4:42 PM

California wildfires: At least 66 dead, over 600 missing, Trump set to visit

Butte County Sheriff said number of missing was likely to fluctuate as people call in to report loved ones unaccounted for or found alive.

16 Nov 2018 2:08 PM

Stan lee, creator of Spider-Man, X-Men and Marvel comic legend, dies at 95

Lee, the face of comic book culture in the United States, died early Monday in Los Angeles, according to US entertainment outlets

13 Nov 2018 8:33 AM

California wildfire Death toll matches deadliest ever at 29, likely to rise

Evacuation orders have been issued to over a quarter million people in California, with officials urging residents to take heed of warnings.

12 Nov 2018 3:53 PM

Death toll rises to 23 as California grapples with wildfire

Firefighters are battling raging fires at both ends of the state, but there is little hope of containing the flames anytime soon.

11 Nov 2018 10:19 AM