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Elon Musk visits Twitter headquarters ahead of takeover deadline
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Elon Musk visits Twitter headquarters ahead of takeover deadline

Oct 26 (Reuters) – Billionaire Elon Musk said he paid a visit to Twitter Inc’s (TWTR.N) headquarters in San Francisco on Wednesday, ahead of a court-ordered deadline to close his $44 billion deal for the social media platform. “Entering Twitter HQ – let that sink in!” said the caption of a video that Musk tweeted...

Top Headlines: Passenger vehicle sales up, legal power to CCI and more
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Top Headlines: Passenger vehicle sales up, legal power to CCI and more

Centre plans to provide legal power to CCI ahead of merger with NAA The Union government is working on enhancing legal powers for the Competition Commission of India (CCI) by amending some key provisions of anti-profiteering regulations on goods and services tax (GST), thus preparing the soil for two regulators to merge....

Biden targets hidden ‘junk fees’ from banks, cable TV, concert tickets
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Biden targets hidden ‘junk fees’ from banks, cable TV, concert tickets

WASHINGTON, Oct 26 (Reuters) – President Joe Biden pledged on Wednesday to crack down on surprise fees consumers are forced to pay on cable bills, hotel rooms and concert tickets, while U.S. financial regulators declared bank fees for bounced checks and overdrafts unfair. “These are junk fees,” President Joe Biden told reporters at the Eisenhower...

Three found guilty of aiding plot to kidnap Michigan Governor Whitmer
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Three found guilty of aiding plot to kidnap Michigan Governor Whitmer

Oct 26 (Reuters) – Three men accused of aiding a 2020 plot to kidnap Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer were found guilty on Wednesday of taking part in a conspiracy that prosecutors ascribed to hostility over restrictions she imposed during the COVID-19 pandemic. A jury found Joseph Morrison, 28, his father-in-law Pete Musico, 44, and Paul...

Julie and Savannah Chrisley get emotional about family’s struggle amid legal drama
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Julie and Savannah Chrisley get emotional about family’s struggle amid legal drama

CNN  —  Savannah Chrisley believes her mother Julie is handling her current legal issues better than she is. The pair sat down for an episode of the podcast “Unlocked with Savannah Chrisley” that came out Tuesday and their conversation was emotional. Todd and Julie Chrisley, Savannah’s parents, were convicted in June of conspiracy to defraud...

Legal status of hundreds of thousands of immigrants at risk after court talks collapse
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Legal status of hundreds of thousands of immigrants at risk after court talks collapse

Negotiations between the Biden administration and attorneys representing hundreds of thousands of immigrants living in the U.S. under a temporary humanitarian program collapsed this week, paving the way for Trump-era decisions to revoke their legal status to take effect absent court intervention. After more than a year of federal court talks, the Biden administration and...

Exclusive: Twitter is losing its most active users, internal documents show
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Exclusive: Twitter is losing its most active users, internal documents show

Oct 25 (Reuters) – “Is Twitter dying?” billionaire Elon Musk mused in April, five days before offering to buy the social media platform. The reality, according to internal Twitter (TWTR.N) research seen by Reuters, goes far beyond the handful of examples of celebrities ghosting their own accounts. Twitter is struggling to keep its most active...

Midterm elections outlook darkens for Biden’s White House
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Midterm elections outlook darkens for Biden’s White House

WASHINGTON, Oct 25 (Reuters) – The White House has lowered its earlier optimism about the midterm elections and is now worried that Democrats could lose control of both chambers of Congress, administration officials say. Recent polls have shown Democrats who once had comfortable leads in some Senate races on a knife’s edge, and Senate elections...

U.S. basketball star Griner’s 9-year drug sentence upheld in Russia
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U.S. basketball star Griner’s 9-year drug sentence upheld in Russia

Court upholds jail term for narcotics possession and smuggling WNBA star arrested with vape cartridges containing cannabis oil Lawyers argued verdict was out of line with Russian practice Griner restates apology, says sentence too harsh This content was produced in Russia, where the law restricts coverage of Russian military operations in Ukraine. KRASNOGORSK, Russia, Oct...