‘Lessons learned’, but no details of royal review of Meghan bullying claims

‘Lessons learned’, but no details of royal review of Meghan bullying claims

LONDON, June 30 (Reuters) – Buckingham Palace says lessons have been learned following a review into bullying allegations made by royal staff against Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, although it declined to give any details about the report’s conclusions. The HR review was announced by the palace last March after the Times newspaper reported allegations … Read more

Rupert Murdoch and Jerry Hall are getting a divorce – NYT

91st Academy Awards – Vanity Fair – Beverly Hills, California, US, February 24, 2019 – Rupert Murdoch and Jerry Hall. REUTERS / Danny Moloshok Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register June 22 (Reuters) – Media mogul Rupert Murdoch and actress Jerry Hall are getting a divorce, the New York Times reported on … Read more

Jan. 6 Hearing: State Officials Recall Pressure From Trump, Allies on 2020 Election Result

WASHINGTON — State legislators and election officials recalled how former President Donald Trump pressured them to try to alter the outcome of the 2020 presidential election, in testimony at Tuesday’s hearing of the House committee investigating the Jan. 6, 2021, Capitol riot and the events leading up to it. The hearing, the fourth in the … Read more

Hot Housing Market Keeps Home Foreclosures at Bay

The US moratorium on home foreclosures ended nearly a year ago, but the sizzling housing market is still protecting many delinquent mortgage borrowers from losing their homes. The pandemic that wiped out tens of millions of jobs in the spring of 2020 had stirred fears of a home-foreclosure surge similar to the one following the … Read more

Warren Buffett charity lunch fetches record winning bid of $ 19 million

June 18 (Reuters) – A wealthy person has bid a record $ 19 million to eat lunch with Warren Buffett, in the 21st and final time that the billionaire businessman auctioned off a private lunch to benefit a San Francisco charity. The winning bid at the eBay auction, which ended on Friday, far surpassed the … Read more

‘Lightyear’ star Chris Evans calls critics of on-screen representation ‘idiots’

LOS ANGELES, June 14 (Reuters) – Walt Disney Co’s (DIS.N) new animated Pixar movie “Lightyear” features a gay couple, the latest step by the company to show traditionally under-represented groups on the big screen. Actor Chris Evans, who voices the main character in “Lightyear,” applauded moves to reflect all types of people and said those … Read more

Crypto Lender Celsius Hires Restructuring Lawyers After Account Freeze

Crypto lender Celsius Network LLC has hired restructuring attorneys from law firm Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP to advise on possible solutions for its mounting financial problems, according to people familiar with the matter. Last week Celsius told users that it was pausing all withdrawals, swaps and transfers between accounts because of extreme … Read more

Elon Musk to address Twitter employees for first time in Town Hall

An image of Elon Musk is seen on a smartphone placed on printed Twitter logos in this picture illustration taken April 28, 2022. REUTERS / Dado Ruvic / Illustration // File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register June 13 (Reuters) – Elon Musk will speak to Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) employees this … Read more

Calpers Is Betting That Private Markets Can Help It Navigate Market Volatility

California’s largest pension system has lost nearly $ 50 billion of its total portfolio value since the beginning of the year, but its newly appointed chief investment officer is betting that a recently adopted strategic allocation that includes more private equity and real assets will help weather the market storm. California Public Employees’ Retirement System … Read more

Jan. 6 Hearing Monday Focuses on Trump’s Efforts to Cast Doubt on 2020 Election

WASHINGTON — The House committee investigating the Jan. 6, 2021, storming of the US Capitol kicked off its hearing Monday on the campaign by then President Donald Trump to cast doubt on the integrity of the 2020 presidential election, efforts the committee alleges triggered the attack. “We’ll tell the story of how Donald Trump lost … Read more