November 28th @ 6:21 PM GMT
Yahoo! You probably know filmmaker Wes Anderson from his meticulous, quirky, and outrageously charming movies like Rushmore, Fantastic Mr. Fox, and The Grand Budapest Hotel. What you may not know is that hes also brought his unmistakeable style to the world of commercials for years, and this holiday season hes made a short film for clothing retailer H&M. In Come Together, Adrian Brody plays a conductor on the H&M Lines Winter Express railroad, who has to inform his passengers that due to u... (Technology)
November 28th @ 6:38 PM GMT
Yahoo! Jose Mourinho has been charged with improper conduct by the Football Association (FA) after being sent to the stands during Manchester United's 1-1 draw with West Ham United on Sunday, it was announced on Monday. It is the third time this season the 53-year-old Portuguese has been charged by the FA -- he was suspended for a game and fined after an altercation with referee Mark Clattenburg and previously received a hefty fine for critical remarks about the appointment of another referee. No... (Top Stories)
November 28th @ 6:11 PM GMT
Yahoo! An average of three Canadian soldiers were sexually assaulted or harassed each day over the past year, usually by a superior, according to a survey released Monday. The figures show endemic sexual misconduct within the ranks persisting more than a year after a scathing report accused the military of being ''hostile'' to women and homosexuals. Vance noted that 30 officers had already been stripped of their command or supervisory role for ignoring his order last year to all troops to stop... (Politics)
November 28th @ 6:46 PM GMT
CNN Wisconsin election officials pledged Monday they would oversee a fast and fair recount of the presidential vote there, as they race to beat a federal deadline for getting it done done,but they declined a request to conduct the new tally by hand. (Politics)
September 22nd @ 11:38 PM GMT
E! Online NBC News reports that the Department of Children and Family Services in Los Angeles County is currently conducting an inquiry into the (Entertainment)
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November 27th @ 9:28 PM GMT
Yahoo! Early holiday promotions and a belief that deals will always be available took a toll on consumer spending over the Thanksgiving weekend as shoppers spent an average of 3.5 percent less than a year ago, the National Retail Federation said on Sunday. The NRF said its survey of 4,330 consumers, conducted on Friday and Saturday by research firm Prosper Insights & Analytics, showed that shoppers spent $289.19 over the four-day weekend through Sunday compared to $299.60 over the same period ... (Top Stories)
November 28th @ 2:52 PM GMT
Reuters Canyon Bridge Capital Partners, a buyout fund that agreed to acquire U.S.-based chip maker Lattice Semiconductor Corp for $1.3 billion earlier this month, is funded partly by cash originating from China's central government and also has indirect links to its space program, Chinese corporate filings show. (Technology)
November 28th @ 11:21 AM GMT
Yahoo! Ailing Italian bank Monte dei Paschi di Siena said on Monday it is facing potential legal claims for a total of more than 8 billion euros ($8.5 billion) in a series of civil lawsuits. The bank, which is seeking to raise 5 billion euros through the debt swap and a share sale, said the potential negative impact of an inspection of its loan portfolio currently being conducted by the European Central Bank was not included in its recently presented business plan. The bank said the ECB could ask ... (Business)
November 26th @ 3:25 AM GMT
Yahoo! Wisconsin's election board agreed on Friday to conduct a statewide recount of votes cast in the presidential race, as requested by a Green Party candidate seeking similar reviews in two other states where Donald Trump scored narrow wins. The recount process, including an examination by hand of the nearly 3 million ballots tabulated in Wisconsin, is expected to begin late next week after Green Party candidate Jill Stein's campaign has paid the required fee, the Elections Commission said. T... (Top Stories)
November 28th @ 7:50 AM GMT
Yahoo! Philippine police conducted a controlled detonation of a home-made bomb found in a trash bin near the U.S. embassy in Manila on Monday and said militants sympathetic to Islamic State could have been responsible. National police chief Ronald dela Rosa said components of the improvised explosive device suggested it could have been planted by the Maute, a Muslim rebel group that has pledged allegiance to Islamic State. ''We could theorize that they could use this as a diversion,'' dela Ros... (World)
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