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CANBERRA, Australia | Australia upgrading airport security after alleged bomb plot

CANBERRA, Australia — Australia’s government said Tuesday that it will upgrade airport security around the country and increase police powers in response to an alleged attempt to smuggle an improvised explosive device aboard a flight out of Sydney last year. The government will spend 294 million Australian dollars ($222 million) on improving security equipment and … Continue reading CANBERRA, Australia | Australia upgrading airport security after alleged bomb plot

SAN FRANCISCO | Uber shifts policy for alleged sexual misconduct on service

SAN FRANCISCO — Uber’s ride-hailing service will give its U.S. passengers and drivers more leeway to pursue claims of sexual misconduct, its latest attempt to shed its reputation for brushing aside bad behavior. The shift announced Tuesday will allow riders and drivers to file allegations of rape, sexual assault and harassment in courts and mediation, … Continue reading SAN FRANCISCO | Uber shifts policy for alleged sexual misconduct on service

MLK III calls out Trump on alleged immigration comments

WASHINGTON/January 15, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Martin Luther King Jr.’s eldest son is calling out President Donald Trump following accusations the president used a vulgarity to describe African countries during a meeting last week and expressed a preference for immigrants from countries like Norway. Martin Luther King III spoke in Washington on Monday, the Martin Luther King Jr. … Continue reading MLK III calls out Trump on alleged immigration comments

Samsung targeted by French lawsuit amid alleged labor abuse

PARIS/January 11, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —Two French rights groups have filed a lawsuit against electronics giant Samsung, accusing it of misleading advertising because of alleged labor abuses at factories in China and South Korea. It’s the latest labor challenge to Seoul-based Samsung, which has faced growing health complaints from workers in recent years, even as profits soar … Continue reading Samsung targeted by French lawsuit amid alleged labor abuse

Police investigate alleged assault of Raheem Sterling

MANCHESTER, England / December 18, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) — Police are investigating the alleged assault of Manchester City winger Raheem Sterling at the club’s training ground. The Daily Telegraph reported Sunday that Sterling was kicked and racially abused as he arrived at City’s Etihad Campus on Saturday, hours before scoring twice in a 4-1 victory over … Continue reading Police investigate alleged assault of Raheem Sterling