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Kenya media council: ‘No one’ asked to stop election tallies

NAIROBI, Kenya -- The head of Kenya’s government-created media council says local media outlets haven't been asked to stop their counting of ...

OSHA investigates deaths of Amazon workers in NJ

Federal work-safety investigators are looking into the death of an Amazon worker and an injury that potentially led to the death of another employee,...

Asian shares mixed after new signs of cooling inflation

BANGKOK -- Shares were mixed Friday in Asia after a muddled day on Wall Street, where benchmarks meandered following another encouraging ...

Disney+ ad-free subscription cost to rise by 38% in December

Walt Disney Co. said Wednesday it is raising prices for streaming subscribers in the U.S. who want to watch Disney+ without ads, as more...

South Korea to pardon Samsung’s Lee, other corporate giants

SEOUL, South Korea -- South Korea's president will pardon Samsung heir Lee Jae-yong with a year left on his sentence for bribing a president...

Maker of the Muse meditation headband raises $9.5M

I’m a mediocre meditator, at best. Some weeks I meditate every morning, and others go by without doing it at all. Turns out healthy...

Digital health unicorn Truepill conducts third round of layoffs in 2022

Truepill, a platform that helps other companies offer diagnostics, telehealth services and prescriptions, has conducted its third mass layoff in a string of workforce...

Daily Crunch: Facebook avoids European blackout as regulators squabble over EU-US data transfers 

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