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News : Offbeat

Starbucks plans major changes to company's structure

Monday  22:26,   24 september 2018
bloomberg

Starbucks Corp., on a mission to move faster, is planning an organizational shakeup, including corporate layoffs. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) { medianetNativeAdOnArticle.getMedianetNativeAds(true); }); [...]

Johnson & Johnson talc cancer case ends in mistrial

Monday  22:26,   24 september 2018
bloomberg

Johnson & Johnson’s latest trial over claims that its baby powder causes cancer ended in a stalemate when jurors couldn’t agree on a verdict. A state judge in Pasadena, California, declared a mistrial Monday after jurors deadlocked on Carolyn...[...]

Texas man arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting passenger on Southwest flight

Monday  22:26,   24 september 2018
foxnews

The woman said she was frozen in fear during the incident, but alerted flight crew soon after. Vela was arrested when the flight arrived in Nashville around 9:15 p.m.According to police, Vela said he scratched the woman’s back, WSMV reports.AIRPORT...[...]

Connecticut man arrested in 2014 murder of mother of 2 after he reportedly confesses to murder

Monday  22:26,   24 september 2018
foxnews

A registered sex offender was arrested Sunday in the 2014 stabbing death of a woman -- days after he walked into a Connecticut police station and confessed to the murder, police said. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function...[...]

If Rod Rosenstein leaves, don’t expect Congress to step in to protect the Russia probe

Monday  22:26,   24 september 2018
msn

Republican lawmakers have made it this far without confronting Trump. Why do it now, weeks before a midterm election?Rosenstein is the one who oversees Mueller’s work, but we know that over the past year, President Trump has moved to fire Mueller —...[...]

Booking photo released after 3-D gun advocate Cody Wilson bails out of jail

Monday  22:06,   24 september 2018
chron

A day after he made bail, Harris County authorities released the booking photo of 3-D printed gun advocate Cody Wilson, jailed over the weekend in connection with a sexual assault charge. The Austin man was jailed in a case out of Travis...[...]

5 ways you'll win from Walmart's entering $3 trillion health market

Monday  21:55,   24 september 2018
gobankingrates

Walmart is getting into healthcare. Here's why that's good news.There are at least five ways consumers could benefit from Walmart’s expansion into the healthcare...[...]

High school student hit by stray bullet near campus

Monday  21:53,   24 september 2018
msn

Police in Philadelphia say a high school student was hit by a stray bullet about a block away from campus, and is in stable condition at a hospital. PHILADELPHIA — Police in Philadelphia say a high school student was hit by a stray bullet about [...]

Every retiree should make this tax move right now, according to the IRS

Monday  21:25,   24 september 2018
time

The IRS has a message for retirees: make sure you’re paying enough federal income tax. Load...[...]

Keystone XL developer plans to start construction in 2019

Monday  21:25,   24 september 2018
msn

The developer of the Keystone XL oil pipeline says it plans to start construction next year, after the U.S. State Department concluded last week that major environmental damage from a leak is unlikely and could be quickly mitigated. TransCanada [...]

Kavanaugh confirmation derailed by sexual misconduct allegations: A list of his accusers

Monday  21:25,   24 september 2018
foxnews

In the midst of his confirmation process, Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is facing multiple allegations of sexual misconduct, including an accusation of assault stemming from when he was in high school. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"],...[...]

Google Search is adding a news feed to its homepage on mobile

Monday  21:25,   24 september 2018
theverge

Google Feed is also getting an update, now it’s called DiscoverDiscover will do more to show relevant content — stuff that might not necessarily be just recent news. It will have topic links to dive deeper into content you’re seeing in the feed....[...]

Richard Sherman blasts NFL's new QB hit rule

Monday  21:05,   24 september 2018
yardbarker

The San Francisco 49ers are dealing with a massive injury to their franchise quarterback. Jimmy Garoppolo suffered what’s feared to be a torn ACL in Sunday’s loss to the Kansas City Chiefs. The injury came as Garoppolo attempted to pick up...[...]

Toddler 'accidentally' left in shopping carriage in Target parking lot

Monday  21:05,   24 september 2018
wmtw

An 18-month-old boy was found unattended Saturday in a shopping cart in the parking lot of a Target store in Easton, police said. Police said the child was found at 1 p.m. in the parking lot of the store on Robert...[...]

Pick(ed) 6: Browns name rookie Baker Mayfield starting QB

Monday  20:51,   24 september 2018
msn

The Baker Mayfield era has officially kicked off. Mayfield was named the Browns' new starting quarterback on Monday, and the No. 1 pick will make his first start Sunday at Oakland.Coach Hue Jackson made the move to replace Tyrod Taylor with Mayfield [...]