Google faces new multi-billion lawsuit

Image Source: NPR A lawsuit has been filed against Google seeking compensation for lost revenue of £3.4 billion ($4.2 billion). The claim, made by ex-Guardian technology editor Charles Arthur, says that Google illegally leveraged its dominating position in internet advertising to decrease the amount of money publishers could receive from them. Google said it will […]

The UK faces tougher austerity era – ex-Bank chief

Image Source: Financial News London A former governor of the Bank of England has cautioned that the UK faces a “more challenging” period of austerity than the one that followed the financial crisis to stabilize the economy. According to Lord Mervyn King, “much higher taxes” may be imposed on the typical citizen to pay for […]

Amazon Faces Legal Complaint Over Sodium Nitrite Sale that Killed 2 Minors

Amazon, Sodium Nitrite

Amazon is under fire and faces a lawsuit for selling suicide kits taken from the families of two teenagers who bought a deadly chemical on the company’s website and used it to commit suicide. The parents of Kristine Jonsson, 16, from Ohio and the parents of Ethan McCarthy, 17, from West Virginia, said the retailer […]

Mariah Carey Faces Legal Complaint Over ‘All I Want for Christmas’ Copyright

Photo: Flipboard Legendary songstress Mariah Carey has been sued for copyright infringement on her 1994 holiday song “All I Want For Christmas Is You.” In a recent court filing, songwriter Andy Stone sued Carey in New Orleans federal court, claiming that he co-wrote a song with the same title as the singer’s iconic classic.  Stone, […]