Publishers representing the writers of songs by Bruno Mars, Katy Perry, Rihanna, Justin Timberlake, Carrie Underwood and hundreds of other artists sued Peloton Interactive Inc on Tuesday, accusing the maker of video-streaming stationary bicycles of copyright infringement. Reuters Continue reading Publishers sue Peloton for using songs by Katy Perry, Rihanna, Timberlake, others
Brazilian physicist and astronomer Marcelo Gleiser has been awarded the 2019 Templeton Prize, worth $1.4 million, for his work blending science and spirituality. Reuters Continue reading Brazilian physicist wins $1.4 million Templeton Prize
Vice President Mike Pence is due to travel to Nebraska on Tuesday to tour the devastation left by floods in the Midwest which have killed at least three people and caused hundreds of millions of dollars in damage. Reuters Continue reading Pence to tour Nebraska flood zone
Fascination, pride and the best soap opera in the world have many Americans eagerly awaiting the impending birth of Prince Harry and Duchess of Sussex Meghan Markle’s first child. Reuters Continue reading American fans eagerly expect Meghan and Harry's baby
Ohio’s attorney general on Monday said he had filed a lawsuit against UnitedHealth Group Inc’s OptumRx unit, saying the pharmacy benefit manager had overcharged the state nearly $16 million for prescription drugs. CNN News Continue reading Ohio accuses UnitedHealth's OptumRx of drug overcharges in lawsuit
Documents related to the FBI’s raid on Michael Cohen’s office and hotel room must be made public on Tuesday, a U.S. judge ruled on Monday, clearing the way for a glimpse into the investigation that led to criminal charges against … Continue reading Documents related to raid on ex-Trump lawyer Cohen can be unsealed: judge
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Wednesday released formal plans to curb the sale of flavored e-cigarettes and slow a surge in teenage use of the popular nicotine devices. CNN News Continue reading U.S. proposes stricter curbs on e-cigarette sales
As he had done at several stops in his first campaign trip as a presidential candidate, Beto O’Rourke on Friday climbed atop a counter at a local Iowa business and addressed a small but adoring crowd. People clapped and cheered. … Continue reading O'Rourke candidacy asks: Can a moderate white male win the 2020 Democratic primary?
President Donald Trump on Sunday championed a Fox News personality who made anti-Muslim remarks as his White House rejected any attempt to link the U.S. leader to a shooter who killed 50 people in two New Zealand mosques. Reuters Continue reading Trump stance on Muslims, Fox host in spotlight after mosque shootings
U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand formally launched her presidential bid on Sunday morning, announcing she will deliver her first major speech next week in front of Trump International Hotel in New York City. Reuters Continue reading Senator Gillibrand formally launches presidential campaign
Oscar-winning Spanish filmmaker Pedro Almodovar premiered his retrospective drama “Pain and Glory” in Madrid on Wednesday, reuniting actors Penelope Cruz and Antonio Banderas, who had risen to Hollywood stardom after starting in his movies. Reuters Continue reading Filmmaker Almodovar walks Cruz, Banderas down memory lane in 'Pain and Glory'
A New York state appeals court rejected U.S. President Donald Trump’s effort to dismiss a defamation lawsuit by Summer Zervos, a former contestant on his television show “The Apprentice,” or delay it until after he leaves the White House. Reuters Continue reading Trump fails to end 'Apprentice' contestant's defamation lawsuit
The United States will withdraw or deny visas to any International Criminal Court personnel investigating possible war crimes by U.S. forces or allies in Afghanistan, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Friday. Reuters Continue reading U.S. imposes visa bans on International Criminal Court investigators: Pompeo
The Apple Watch was able to detect irregular heart pulse rates that could signal the need for further monitoring for a serious heart rhythm problem, according to data from a large study funded by Apple Inc , demonstrating a potential … Continue reading Apple Watch detects irregular heart beat in large U.S. study
Crown Media Family Networks, the company that owns the Hallmark cable channel, stopped working with its “Garage Sale Mysteries” star, Lori Loughlin, after she was charged in a college admissions scandal, it said on Thursday. Reuters Continue reading Lori Loughlin dropped from Hallmark channel roles after cheating scandal