Obama vows action over Russia election hack as White House say Putin directly involved

Obama vows action over Russia election hack as White House say Putin directly involved

Barack Obama on Thursday said the United States would retaliate against Russian hacking after the White House accused Vladimir Putin of direct involvement in cyberattacks designed to influence the US election. The outgoing US president’s remarks dramatically upped the stakes in a dispute between the world’s leading nuclear powers over interference that may have swayed […]

UN’s COP22 climate conference in Morocco calls for ‘urgent’ action

UN’s COP22 climate conference in Morocco calls for ‘urgent’ action

The COP22 UN Climate Change Conference in Morocco wrapped up on Friday after nearly 200 nations made an urgent appeal for the “highest political commitment” to combat climate change. “We call for the highest political commitment to combat climate change, as a matter of urgent priority,” the 197 parties to the UN’s climate convention stated […]

French delivery people mull class action lawsuit as foodtech firm goes bust

French delivery people mull class action lawsuit as foodtech firm goes bust

A collective of French food delivery couriers is considering a class action lawsuit against Take Eat Easy, an online delivery business that ceased trading on July 26. The firm’s fleet of couriers aims to be reclassified as employees instead of independent contractors to recoup lost earnings. The Paris Courier Collective (Collectif des Coursiers Franciliens) said […]

We Got 2 New ‘Hercules’ Trailers Today, But They’re Wildly Different

We Got 2 New ‘Hercules’ Trailers Today, But They’re Wildly Different

For those looking for another glimpse of The Rock in Brett Ratner’s upcoming Hercules, you’re in all sorts of luck. There are two different versions of the first full-length trailer for Hercules floating around the Internet today. Both versions feature a burly version of Hercules played by the Dwayne Johnson, with traps bigger than mountains […]