French finance minister to shun Saudi conference over missing journalist

French finance minister to shun Saudi conference over missing journalist

PARIS (Reuters) – French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire added his name to a growing list of government ministers and prominent business executives cancelling their attendance at a Saudi Arabia investment conference over the fate of a Saudi journalist. French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire leaves following the weekly cabinet meeting at the Elysee Palace […]

Eat your way to a limited-edition Xbox One X in new Taco Bell contest

Eat your way to a limited-edition Xbox One X in new Taco Bell contest

Eat your way to a limited-edition Xbox One X in new Taco Bell contest  Digital Trends Limited edition Xbox One makes Taco Bell ‘bong’ noise at startup  The Verge There’s a really cool platinum-colored Xbox One X, but it’s exclusive to Taco Bell  Destructoid Xbox – Taco Bell  Taco Bell For the Love of Todd – $5 Double Chalupa […]

Ericsson tops third-quarter forecasts as savings and 5G sales kick in

Ericsson tops third-quarter forecasts as savings and 5G sales kick in

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – Mobile telecom equipment maker Ericsson beat third-quarter operating profit forecasts on Thursday, boosted by sales of next-generation 5G gear in North America, and said it was making solid progress toward its long-term financial goals. FILE PHOTO: The Ericsson logo is seen at the Ericsson’s headquarters in Stockholm, Sweden June 14, 2018. REUTERS/Olof […]

Fantasy Football Week 7 Start 'Em & Sit 'Em: Wide receivers

Fantasy Football Week 7 Start 'Em & Sit 'Em: Wide receivers

Need Fantasy Football lineup advice? Talk to CBS Sports on your Google Assistant to get insights on the best sleepers and to help decide between players. Just start with, “Hey Google, talk to CBS Sports.” More Week 7 Editor’s note: Welcome to Week 7! We’re handling Jamey Eisenberg’s Start ‘Em & Sit ‘Em column a bit differently this season. […]

Photos: 'This Is Africa' – The Republic of the Congo

Photos: 'This Is Africa' – The Republic of the Congo

African countries have their peculiar challenges like all countries the world over. Amid these challenges are particular characteristics of countries on the continent. ‘This Is Africa (TIA)’ is an Africanews initiative aimed at sharing information about African countries and helping our audiences better discover the continent – in a small but significant way. For the […]

Jamal Khashoggi's disappearance could shape Middle East for generations

Jamal Khashoggi's disappearance could shape Middle East for generations

The impact of Jamal Khashoggi’s disappearance at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul two weeks ago could last for generations. We might be witnessing not only the apparent silencing of a critic, but a spasm in Saudi Arabia’s long-running struggle for power between the kingdom’s sprawling royal lines. Since Ibn Saud, the founder of Saudi Arabia, […]