Guatemala denies entry to Dutch ship carrying abortion pills

Guatemala’s army detained a boat carrying a supply of abortion pills on Thursday and prevented it from picking up women seeking to end their pregnancies, saying the move was prohibited by the country’s constitution. The boat, operated by Dutch nonprofit Women on Waves, was in military custody with some of its seven crew members still… Read More Guatemala denies entry to Dutch ship carrying abortion pills

Kansas man charged for fatally shooting Indian man, injuring another

A Kansas man was charged on Thursday with fatally shooting an Indian man and wounding another Indian man and an American in a bar, as federal authorities investigated the incident as a possible hate crime. 51-year-old Adam Purinton was charged in Johnson County, Kansas with one count of premeditated first degree murder and two counts… Read More Kansas man charged for fatally shooting Indian man, injuring another

Samsung Electronics to tighten donation guidelines; group executives offer to resign

Tech giant Samsung Electronics is tightening board oversight on donations while two senior Samsung Group executives reportedly offered to resign, as the conglomerate struggles with the fallout from a graft scandal that led to its leader’s arrest. Samsung Electronics said on Friday its board of directors will now vote on any financial support to third… Read More Samsung Electronics to tighten donation guidelines; group executives offer to resign

Alphabet’s Waymo sues Uber over trade theft

Alphabet Inc’s Waymo self-driving car unit sued Uber Technologies and its autonomous trucking subsidiary Otto on Thursday over allegations of theft of its confidential and proprietary sensor technology. Waymo accused Uber and Otto, acquired by the ride services company in August, with stealing confidential information on Waymo’s Lidar sensor technology to help speed its own… Read More Alphabet’s Waymo sues Uber over trade theft

U. S. President Trump revokes public school transgender guidelines

President Donald Trump’s administration on Wednesday revoked landmark guidance to public schools letting transgender students use the bathrooms of their choice, reversing a signature initiative of former Democratic President Barack Obama. Reversing the Obama guidelines stands to inflame passions in the latest conflict in America between believers in traditional values and social progressives, and is… Read More U. S. President Trump revokes public school transgender guidelines

Verizon to offer 5G network services to customers in some U. S. cities

Verizon Communications Inc. said on Wednesday it would offer its high-speed wireless 5G network to certain customers in 11 U.S. cities in the first half of 2017. Verizon will begin pilot testing 5G “pre-commercial services” in cities, including Atlanta, Dallas, Denver, Houston, Miami, Seattle and Washington, D.C. The company had said last July that it… Read More Verizon to offer 5G network services to customers in some U. S. cities

​Travel Fitness Tips: How To Stay Fit When Travelling For Work

Hey fitfam, the only time to work up a sweat shouldn’t be when you have almost missed an important flight. I totally understand that staying motivated enough for any fitness activity during a business trip is no easy feat but coupled with hectic schedules, serious business meetings, and you might be tempted to forget everything… Read More ​Travel Fitness Tips: How To Stay Fit When Travelling For Work