October 16, 2018

Walmart trims profit outlook after Flipkart purchase

Walmart warned investors Tuesday that its acquisition of Flipkart will hurt its quarterly profit.
October 16, 2018

From Black Power Salute to Kaepernick: What’s changed?

They stood united on the Olympic podium, heads bowed, black-gloved fists raised in the Black Power salute while the "The Star Spangled Banner" rang out to honor athletic achievement.
October 16, 2018

Volkswagen hit with $926 million fine over Audi diesel emission cheating

Volkswagen has been fined another €800 million ($926 million) over its diesel emissions scandal, this time because of failings at its Audi subsidiary.
October 16, 2018

There is life after LeBron James, says Kevin Love

He may wear size-19 sneakers, but Kevin Love still has some big shoes to fill.
October 16, 2018

‘Crazy Rich Asians’ is heading to China. Will it be a hit?

"Crazy Rich Asians" is finally getting a run in China's lucrative movie market.
October 16, 2018

China admits to locking up Uyghurs but defends Xinjiang crackdown

China has defended an escalating crackdown in the far western province of Xinjiang as necessary for security, claiming inmates of "re-education camps" are happier following their imprisonment.
October 16, 2018

Saudis ‘to admit journalist died’ as family calls for inquiry

Saudi Arabia is preparing to acknowledge that journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed during an interrogation that went wrong, sources have told CNN, as his family calls for an international inquiry into his disappearance.
October 16, 2018

Meghan and Harry kick off Australia tour with baby gifts and koalas

It's been less than 24-hours since Meghan Markle and Prince Harry announced that they were expecting their first child, but the royal couple are already being showered in baby gifts.
October 16, 2018

How ‘camp’ went from the margins to mainstream

Camp is, in part, a sensibility of irony and dissent -- and for that reason, a potentially ripe and resonant topic for today's social and political climate.
October 16, 2018

UK’s May has less than two days to save Brexit plan

British Prime Minister Theresa May will face EU leaders Wednesday in a make-or-break summit, as European Council President Donald Tusk warned the UK is barreling towards a disastrous no-deal Brexit.