Waymo, Uber autonomous vehicle lawsuit ends in apology, $245million settlement

​Uber Technologies Inc. will pay $245 million worth of its own shares to Alphabet Inc’s Waymo self-driving vehicle unit to settle a legal dispute over trade secrets, allowing Uber’s new chief executive to move past one of the company’s most bruising public controversies. The settlement was announced on Friday just before the fifth day of… Read More Waymo, Uber autonomous vehicle lawsuit ends in apology, $245million settlement

Popular female Ghanaian musician Ebony Reigns loses life in fatal auto crash

​Sensational female Ghanaian dancehall artiste, Ebony Reigns has been confirmed dead by the Ghanaian police. The budding songstress, known as the bad girl of Ghana’s music industry due to her provocative style of dressing coupled with her stage performances, died in a car crash in Mankranso in the Ahafo Ano South district of Ashanti. Earlier… Read More Popular female Ghanaian musician Ebony Reigns loses life in fatal auto crash

Egyptian army announces launch of major anti-jihadist war

The Egyptian army announced the launch on Friday of a major operation against jihadists across swathes of territory including the Sinai Peninsula, heart of a persistent Islamic State group insurgency. The security sweep in the Sinai, Nile Delta and Western Desert near the border with Libya comes as the country prepares for polls next month… Read More Egyptian army announces launch of major anti-jihadist war

Former Cambodian opposition leader Sam Rainsy files lawsuit against Facebook over alleged election meddling

Former Cambodian opposition leader Sam Rainsy has filed a legal case in the United States to get Facebook to release information on Prime Minister Hun Sen’s use of the social media platform, his legal team said. Lawyers for Sam Rainsy, who fled Cambodia in 2015 to escape a conviction for defamation he says was politically… Read More Former Cambodian opposition leader Sam Rainsy files lawsuit against Facebook over alleged election meddling

Two dead, dozens injured as twin bomb attack hits mosque in Libya

​Two people were killed and 55 wounded in a twin bombing inside a mosque in the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi on Friday, medics said. Two weeks ago about 35 people died in another twin bombing at a mosque in Benghazi, the second-largest city in the country. Friday’s explosions occurred during prayers at a small… Read More Two dead, dozens injured as twin bomb attack hits mosque in Libya