Judge delays trial on Twitter and gives Musk time to seal buyout

A judge has delayed an impending lawsuit between Twitter and Elon Musk, giving Tesla CEO more time to complete its $44 billion deal to buy the company after months of fighting its way out. Musk had asked to stop the upcoming Delaware lawsuit, where the billionaire Tesla was to misbehave against the Twitter lawsuit to … Read more

French writer Annie Ernaux receives the Nobel Prize for Literature

STOCKHOLM (AP) — French author Annie Ernaux, who bravely excerpted her own biography to explore life in France since the 1940s, won this year’s Nobel Prize in Literature on Thursday for work that sheds light on the dark corners of memory, family and society. Ernaux’s books explore deeply personal experiences and feelings – love, sex, … Read more

North Korea continues missile launches as US redeploys aircraft carrier

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea on Thursday launched two short-range ballistic missiles toward its eastern waters after the United States redeployed an aircraft carrier near the Korean peninsula in response to the earlier launch by Pyongyang of a nuclear-capable missile over Japan. The latest missile launches suggest that North Korean leader Kim Jong … Read more

Seoul retaliation explodes after North Korean missile hit

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A malfunctioning South Korean ballistic missile detonated as it sank into the ground Wednesday during a live-fire exercise with the United States in retaliation for Korea’s successful launch North a day earlier of a weapon that flew over Japan and had the range to strike the US territory of Guam. … Read more

Seoul retaliation explodes after North Korean missile hit

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A malfunctioning South Korean ballistic missile detonated as it sank into the ground Wednesday during a live-fire exercise with the United States in retaliation for Korea’s successful launch North a day earlier of a weapon that flew over Japan and had the range to strike the US territory of Guam. … Read more

Reprise ? Elon Musk close to taking over Twitter

The tumultuous saga of Elon Musk Twitter’s on-and-off buy took a turn towards a conclusion on Tuesday after Tesla’s mercurial CEO offered to buy the company at the originally agreed price of $44 billion.. Musk made the surprising turnaround not on Twitter, as was his custom, but in a letter to Twitter that the company … Read more

Micron to set up microchip factory in upstate New York

NEW YORK (AP) — Micron, one of the world’s largest electronic chip makers, said Tuesday it would open a semiconductor plant in upstate New York, promising a long-term investment term of up to $100 billion and a factory that could create 50,000 jobs worldwide. State. The company was lured to the Syracuse area with the … Read more

Loretta Lynn, a miner’s daughter and country queen, has died

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Loretta Lynn, the Kentucky coal miner’s daughter whose candid songs about life and love as a woman in Appalachia lifted her out of poverty and made her a country music mainstay , is dead. She was 90 years old. In a statement provided to The Associated Press, Lynn’s family said she … Read more

Frustration over war in Ukraine spills over Russian state TV

Russia’s withdrawal from a key Ukrainian city over the weekend drew outcry from an unlikely crowd – state media who have generally presented Moscow’s war in glowing terms. A series of embarrassing military losses in recent weeks presented a challenge to leading Russian news and political talk show hosts struggling to find ways to paint … Read more

North Korea sends missile hovering over Japan in escalation

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea fired a ballistic missile over Japan on Tuesday for the first time in five years, forcing Japan to issue evacuation notices and suspend trains during the flight nuclear-capable weapon that could reach the US territory of Guam and beyond. The launch was North Korea’s most provocative weapons display … Read more