Alan Shaw Norfolk Southern CEO Receives Controversial Raise Amidst Derailment Fallout Business

Alan Shaw Norfolk Southern CEO Receives Controversial Raise Amidst Derailment Fallout

February 27, 2024 - Reading time: 2 minutes

New York CNN — Norfolk Southern CEO Alan Shaw received a staggering 37% increase in compensation last year, even after the company’s railroad was involved in an ecologically and financially disastrous derailment in East Palestine, Ohio.


Oklahoma Authorities to Release School Video Footage Amid LGBTQ Teen Attack Claims Business

Oklahoma Authorities to Release School Video Footage Amid LGBTQ Teen Attack Claims

February 23, 2024 - Reading time: 2 minutes

Authorities in Oklahoma will soon release footage from inside Owasso High School West Campus, following claims by the family of an LGBTQ student that the teenager had been assaulted there one day prior to their untimely passing.


Shamima Begum's Appeal Against Citizenship Revocation Denied by Court of Appeal Business

Shamima Begum's Appeal Against Citizenship Revocation Denied by Court of Appeal

February 23, 2024 - Reading time: 3 minutes

Shamima Begum, who left Britain as a schoolgirl to join Islamic State, has lost an appeal against the decision to remove her British citizenship.


Vice Media Adopts Studio Model, Leading to Layoffs and Halted Website Publishing Business

Vice Media Adopts Studio Model, Leading to Layoffs and Halted Website Publishing

February 23, 2024 - Reading time: 3 minutes

Vice Media, a once high-flying digital media startup, has announced that it will cease publishing content on its website and lay off several hundred staffers as the company makes "fundamental changes" to its strategic vision under new private equity ownership.


Tesla's $1.5 Million Settlement for Environmental Violations in California: What You Need to Know Business

Tesla's $1.5 Million Settlement for Environmental Violations in California: What You Need to Know

February 4, 2024 - Reading time: ~1 minute

As Tesla continues to expand its operations, it has faced increased scrutiny from regulatory agencies.


Alphabet's Pichai Warns: More YouTube Layoffs Ahead, Creator Teams Shaken Business

Alphabet's Pichai Warns: More YouTube Layoffs Ahead, Creator Teams Shaken

January 18, 2024 - Reading time: 2 minutes

On Wednesday, Google is set to reduce its workforce at YouTube by 100 employees, marking another round of gradual layoffs following the elimination of over a thousand jobs recently.


Octopus Energy's $800Mn Fundraising Round Signals Booming Clean Energy Industry Growth Business

Octopus Energy's $800Mn Fundraising Round Signals Booming Clean Energy Industry Growth

January 10, 2024 - Reading time: 3 minutes

UK-based energy retail, generation and software company Octopus Energy has raised $800 million from investors in a fundraising round that has boosted its valuation to almost $8 billion.


 Ofgem Grants Permission for Energy Suppliers to Resume Forcibly Installing Prepayment Meters with Strict Conditions Business

Ofgem Grants Permission for Energy Suppliers to Resume Forcibly Installing Prepayment Meters with Strict Conditions

January 10, 2024 - Reading time: 2 minutes

Energy regulator Ofgem has given permission for suppliers Octopus Energy, EDF, and Scottish Power to resume installing prepayment meters (PPMs) as they have met the set conditions. The firms were temporarily banned last year following a scandal around the practice across the industry.


GRENKE UK's Poor Customer Satisfaction - A Cause for Concern and Investigation Business

GRENKE UK's Poor Customer Satisfaction - A Cause for Concern and Investigation

May 10, 2023 - Reading time: 8 minutes

GRENKE UK, a financial leasing company, has been receiving a substantial number of negative reviews from its customers, raising concerns about the company’s practices and management.


iPhone maker Foxconn announces revenue fall Business

iPhone maker Foxconn announces revenue fall

March 6, 2023 - Reading time: 2 minutes

Foxconn, Apple’s largest supplier, claims that due to a decline in the demand for electronics, its revenue last month decreased by 11.