Disney's Bob Iger will lay off 7,000 workers

Disney’s Bob Iger is planning to lay off 7,000 employees in a ‘significant transformation’ to cut back costs as he eliminates some of his predecessor’s efforts. On Wednesday, Iger announced his plans to restructure the company, effectively eliminating the Disney Media and Entertainment Distribution group set up under former CEO Bob Chapek. The new structure, […]

has reportedly been offered exciting new on-screen opportunities by amid claims she was left ‘furious over a string of embarrassing errors’ on Good Morning Britain.  An insider told that bosses are hoping to secure her long-term future on the show after they feared she would quit. The source said: ‘ has some phenomenal programming ideas […]

Russians mock America for swapping arms dealer for Brittney Griner

Vladimir ‘s top allies in Russia are mocking America over the recent prisoner swap that saw the US release convicted arms dealer Viktor Bout in exchange for WNBA star , claiming that Russia got the better end of the deal. Maria Butina, the pro-Putin MP elected to Russia’s Duma after serving a US prison sentence […]

Italy pushes retail bonds, eyeing inflation and ECB tapering

By Sara Rossi and Valentina Consiglio ROME, Feb 10 (Reuters) – The Italian Treasury is moving quickly this year to issue retail bonds, hoping to plug a gap soon to be left by the European Central Bank and anticipating strong appetite from savers whose deposits are being eroded by inflation. The economy ministry said on […]

Golden Knights win, holding Predators to season-low 17 shots

William Carrier, Chandler Stephenson and Phil Kessel each had a goal and assist and the visiting Vegas Golden Knights held the Nashville Predators to a season-low 17 shots on goal en route to a 5-1 victory on Tuesday night. Michael Amadio also scored and Alex Pietrangelo added an empty-netter as Vegas returned from the All-Star […]

College student's leg amputated and skull crushed in train accident

A Boston College student, 20, who lost her footing and was dragged underneath a moving train suffered multiple injuries in what her father has called a ‘preventable’ accident. Ava Harlow is undergoing treatment at Brigham and Women’s Hospital after she suffered a fractured skull, crushed pelvis, broken arms, cuts to her face, and broke one […]

Bitcoin fraudsters involved in £21 million scam are jailed

A group of criminals who made so much money from a £21 million scam they handed out £5,000 gift cards on the street have been jailed. Stephen William Boys, 59, and Kelly Caton, EvdeN EvE nAkliYaT 45, have been found guilty of fraud, converting and transferring criminal property. Jordan Kane Robinson, 25, and James Austin-Beddoes, […]

Cops find $3 billion in stolen Bitcoin stashed in a popcorn tin

A man faces up to 20 years in prison after more than $3 billion in stolen was found stashed in a popcorn tin at his home in what authorities call the second largest seizure of cryptocurrency. James Zhong, 32, pleaded guilty on Friday to stealing the Bitcoin a decade ago from the illegal Silk Road marketplace, which […]