Asian markets fall after weak showing on Wall St, oil tumbles

FILE PHOTO: A man wearing a protective mask, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, stands in front of an electric board showing Nikkei index outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan January 21, 2021. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon January 21, 2022 By Kanupriya Kapoor and Stella Qiu SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Asian share markets and U.S. futures fell on […]

Twitter Loses Appeal in French Online Hate Speech Case

PARIS: Twitter must disclose details on what it does to tackle hate speech online in France, the Paris appeals court ruled on Thursday, handing a win to advocacy groups that say the social network does not do enough to clamp down on hateful content. ALSO READ: Twitter Announces Initiatives for Voters Ahead of Assembly Elections The […]

Los Angeles Dodgers promote Brandon Gomes to general manager

Brandon Gomes, a former major league pitcher just six years removed from his playing days, has been named general manager of the Los Angeles Dodgers, a position left vacant since Farhan Zaidi’s departure to the San Francisco Giants. Gomes, 37, has a long history with Dodgers president of baseball operations Andrew Friedman, who originally traded […]