Microsoft is reorganizing to sell less traditional software, and more cloud services. But no layoffs have been announced…yet. Microsoft is reorganizing its entire sales organization to better focus on its fast-growing cloud computing business, according to an internal memo sent to employees on Monday morning. Most people believe this reorg will likely include layoffs, although layoffs have not yet been ... Read More »
Sports: James Harden signs the richest extension in NBA history and will make $47 million in the final season of the deal
James Harden has agreed to the largest extension in NBA history, agreeing to a deal that will pay hi...
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Romelu Lukaku: Manchester United-bound striker to appear in court after getting into trouble with police in LA
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After Trump's latest string of aggressive tweets, Twitter has a strong case to delete or suspend the president's account, according to its own anti-abuse rules. Does Donald Trump deserve to tweet? Between the string of Mika Brzezinski insults and that WWE/CNN video, Twitter would have a strong case to delete or suspend the president's account, according to its own rules ... Read More »
Sports: Fox Sports national president Jamie Horowitz was reportedly fired amid ongoing sexual-harassment probe
In a surprising move, Jamie Horowitz has been fired as president of Fox Sports National Networks. In a surprising move, Jamie Horowitz has been fired as president of Fox Sports National Networks, according to several reports. One of those reports suggests Horowitz was dismissed amid an ongoing sexual-harassment investigation at Fox Sports. According to Meg James of the Los Angeles ... Read More »
After 12 rounds, the fight went to the scorecards where the judges gave Horn a controversial unanimous decision to the underdog. Manny Pacquiao lost a controversial decision against Jeff Horn after a brutal 12 rounds between the fighters in which the judges favored the hometon Horn. Horn set the tone to start the fight, winning early rounds, rushing Pacquiao and ... Read More »
A study found that premiums after tax credits in the individual insurance market would increase by 74% under the Senate GOP healthcare bill. Republicans have made lower insurance premiums one of their biggest promises on healthcare. But an analysis by the Kaiser Family Foundation found that once you factor in tax credits, the endpoint premium payment for most Americans in ... Read More »
The city has laid out plans to loosen certain labour laws for those financial services workers taking big risks with the prospect of big rewards. LONDON — Germany's financial hub, Frankfurt, is trying to attract its share of the Brexit-driven banker exodus from London by appealing to "risk takers" working in the financial sector. The city has laid out plans ... Read More »
Some SMFG employees will reportedly be moved from London to Frankfurt. LONDON — Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group is the latest Japanese financial giant to confirm it will move some of its London operations to Frankfurt after Brexit. The move is "to ensure that Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation (SMBC) can continue offering banking services to clients with no disruption once the ... Read More »
Sakataren asusun taimaƙo yace asusun zata cigaba da tallafa ma yan gudun hijira don su ma suyi zaman kansu Wata ƙungiyar agaji mai suna ‘victim support fund’ (VSF) sun tallafa ma yan gudun hijira 2000 wadanda riƙicin yan ta’ada (boko haram) ya shafa da miliyan N40 don tafiyar da sana’ar noma, ranar al’hamis a garin Jalingo. Sakataren kungiyar farfesa Sunday ... Read More »
Yan matan sun hadu da Donald Trump a fadar shugaban kasa na white house tare da ɗiyar shi Shugaban kasar amurka ya karbi baƙoncin yan matan chibok 2 da aka kuɓutar a fadar sa ranar laraba 28 ga watan Yuni 2017. Joy Bishara (mai shekara 20) da Lydia Pogu (mai shekaru 19) na cikin yan matan da yan ta’ada Boko ... Read More »
Pulse EP Review: “Practice” introduces JazZ Atta’s unique sound, a worthy listen for music enthusiasts
JazzZ on this playlist takes the listener through her relatable personal experiences with her charming voice playing as the soundtrack of her emotionally laced journey. Artist – JazzZ AttaEP – PracticeGuests – Boogey, Idris KingProducers – Exe Plosive, Shady Bizniz, Gclef, E-Zhone, Seven and Justee Beats.Label – Indie 2017Duration – 24 minutes JazzZ Atta is out with her debut ... Read More »
The group said seven million Nigerian youths would force Buhari out of office if he fails to resign. A youth group, Nigerian Youth Advocate for Justice, has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to resign for being out of the country for more than 53 days. The group gave the President an eight-week ultimatum to step down or face forceful removal by ... Read More »
Dave McClure publicly apologised, Dropbox is gearing up for an IPO, and Alibaba is building its own Amazon Echo. Good morning! Here's the technology news you need to know this Monday morning. 1. 500 startups founder Dave McClure publicly apologised on Saturday after being named in a New York Times report about sexual harassment in technology. McClure has stepped down ... Read More »
Here's what you need to know. Good morning! Here's what you need to know. 1. Some 181 high-rise buildings have failed safety tests carried out after a fire that killed at least 80 people in London last month. Officials are conducting tests on some 600 high-rise buildings across England after fire ravaged the Grenfell tower block in west London on ... Read More »
The kidnap suspect noted in a news report that he will rather stay in police custody if presented with freedom. Notorious kidnap suspect, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, also known as Evans, has distanced himself from lawsuits filed in his name against the Nigeria Police Force (NPF). This is in light of two suits bordering on human rights violation and illegal detention he ... Read More »
Sports: German sprinter Marcel Kittel makes history at Tour de France, wins stage on a bike with disc brakes
History was made at the Tour de France on Sunday when Germany's Marcel Kittel won stage two on a bike with disc brakes. LIEGE, BELGIUM — History was made at the Tour de France on Sunday when Germany's Marcel Kittel sprinted to victory on stage two riding a bike with disc brakes. It was the first time that a rider ... Read More »
The former President made the call on Sunday in Sokoto at a one-day National Prayer Rally organised by Nigeria Prays. Former Head of State, Gen. Yakubu Gowon, has urged Nigerians to eschew all forms of violence, criminal acts and behaviour capable of dividing the country. He made the call on Sunday in Sokoto at a one-day National Prayer Rally organised ... Read More »
Governor Al-Makura issued the warning on Sunday while hosting the Emir of Lafia, Alhaji Mustapha Agwai. Gov. Umaru Al-Makura of Nasarawa State says government will henceforth arrest and prosecute individuals and groups engaging in hate speeches capable of breaching the peace of the state. A statement by Ahmed Tukur, the Special Assistant to the Governor on Media and Publicity, said ... Read More »
Secretary of the conference in the state, Mr Gbade Adelakun, made this known at a news briefing on Sunday in Ede in Osun. The Conference of Nigeria Political Parties (CNPP) in Osun, says it has endorsed the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate, Dr Ademola Adeleke, for the July 8 senatorial bye-election in Osun-West. Secretary of the conference in the state, ... Read More »
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has called on African leaders to provide more support to NEPAD, to boost economic development of the continent. Obasanjo made the appeal when the National Coordinator of NEPAD Nigeria, Gloria Akobundu, visited him in his Abeokuta residence. The former president said ”NEPAD is a home-grown initiative to cater for social economic and political challenges in Africa. ... Read More »
Danja Records singer is out with the music video for song 'Beautiful'. Northern Nigerian singer Sani Danja has returned with the video clip for song 'Beautiful' where he praises the fine qualities of a woman. This is coming straight after the release of 'United we stand' which features the legendary Danfo Driver. 'Beautiful' was produced by Kenny Wonder. Watch, enjoy ... Read More »
The songs on the album were written by the singer and music producer, Cobhams Asuquo. Soul singer, Omawunmi, has premiered her third studio album, "Timeless". It is an epic masterpiece from the heart of the singer that’ll take you on a soulful journey through diverse genres of music, laced with amazing vocals. The album release, also comes with the world ... Read More »
Okupe said it is time to bid the party goodbye, adding that the party has no future in Nigeria. Former Presidential aide, Doyin Okupe has left the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). This was revealed in a statement on his Facebook page, where he stated his reasons for leaving the party. Okupe said it is time to bid the party goodbye, ... Read More »
Williams, 37, has offered her condolences to the affected family of the fatal auto crash. Venus Williams has finally spoken on the fatal car accident she is allegedly responsible for. The tennis star took to Facebook on June 30 to share an emotional post to the victims of the crash, US Weekly reports. She wrote, “I am devasted and heartbroken ... Read More »
The highlight of the EbonyLife TV and Film Festival was the premiere of "Fifty: the series", a spin-off from the 2015 hit movie The EbonyLife TV & Film Festival took place on Friday, June 30, 2014, to mark the media outfit's fourth anniversary. The event which held at IMAX cinema, Lekki, was attended by the CEO of EbonyLife TV and Film, MO Abudu. ... Read More »
The 2017 general election produced more female MPs than any other election in Britain's history. The 2017 general election produced a record number of female MPs, with 208 out of the 650 MPs now women, overtaking the 196 female MPs returned in 2015. Over half of these women, 119, are Labour MPs, with 67 being part of the Conservative minority ... Read More »
"The Battle of Brisbane" was supposed to be a walkover for Manny Pacquiao, a potential tune-up for a rematch with Floyd Mayweather, but Jeff Horn — and the judges — had another idea. Horn came out swinging, literally, and announced his presence with authority. But after going toe to toe with Pacquiao for eight rounds, he got battered, bruised, and ... Read More »
Sports: The greatest threat to Chris Froome's reign at the Tour de France is an ex-teammate, a soft-spoken Tasmanian who's never come close to winning a 3-week race
With the 104th Tour de France now underway, people are wondering: Who can beat Chris Froome? Maybe Richie Porte. DÜSSELDORF, Germany — With the 104th Tour de France now underway, people are wondering: Who can beat Chris Froome? The Team Sky leader has won three of the past four Tours, and he may well have won all four had it ... Read More »
This song ushers in a more snazzy upbeat Ruby who still manages to be the soul-stress she was born to be. Sporting a new sound, new image and a brand new outlook on life, Ruby Gyang shares with the world, a new record titled 'Kale Ni (Watch Me )'. “I decided going forward to have fun with my music and ... Read More »
Politics: 'I get up every morning feeling guilty because I didn't stop it': The congressional baseball shooter's wife speaks out
"I'm done with this. I want this to get over." James Hodgkinson's wife, Suzanne Hodgkinson, spoke out in her first sit-down interview since her husband opened fire during congressional baseball practice last month and wounded several people before police killed him. "I get up every morning feeling guilty because I didn't stop it," Hodgkinson told The New York Times in ... Read More »
Sports: Clippers employees appeared to try to woo Blake Griffin with t-shirts that likened him to historical figures such as JFK, MLK, Lincoln, and Gandhi
Clippers take free agency recruitment to a new level. Steve Ballmer's Los Angeles Clippers took free agency to a new level recently as they attempted to convince Blake Griffin to re-sign and stay with the team. After Griffin had a meeting with the team about his future, Clippers employees wore t-shirts likening Griffin to some historical "pioneers," according to Marc ... Read More »