Summary Jewel-Osco's parent company said on Monday that it recently learned of another card fraud incident at some of its supermarket chains, including Jewel-Osco stores in Iowa, Illinois and Indiana. "At this time there has not been a determination that any payment card data was in fact stolen as a result of either incident."
Summary Democratic gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis says GOP opponent Greg Abbott should return $1.4 million in contributions from beneficiaries of the troubled Texas Enterprise Fund. As the Dallas Morning News reported over the weekend , when the newspaper in 2004 requested the application of a company seeking taxpayer subsidies, Abbott said no.
Summary George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin's wedding photos Credit: Courtesy Hello Magazine. As Us Weekly previously reported, Alamuddin's dad, Ramzi, made a speech at the couple's final wedding function, held at the Belmond Hotel Cipriani on Sunday, Sept. 28, where he spoke about their concept.
Summary In a ceremony attended by Afghanistan's new President Ashraf Ghani and other officials, Ambassador James Cunningham inked the accord on behalf of the United States. "We have signed this looking to the needs of Afghanistan, and the needs of the international community," Ghani said during the ceremony.
Summary Following a strategic review, Ebay announced early Tuesday that it would push ahead with its plans to separate PayPal into a distinct, publicly-traded company. "A thorough strategic review with our board shows that keeping eBay and PayPal together beyond 2015 clearly becomes less advantageous to each business strategically and competitively," said Chief Executive John Donahoe, in a statement.
Summary Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn signed a bill this year to "ban the box." That's a reference to the box on many employment applications that asks if an applicant has been arrested or convicted of a crime. Emanuel proposed a city ordinance Monday that would extend the requirement to about 45,000 Chicago businesses with fewer than 15 employees.
Summary Australian police say they investigated after a tip-off from the FBI. There was also no intelligence to suggest that the man arrested Tuesday in the Seabrook suburb was involved in planning a terror attack or that there was any risk to the community, police said.
Summary It's a powerful image of protection and passive resistance, says artist Kacey Wong. Students and activists rest on the street as they camp out in the main road in Hong Kong. Numbers are used as political shorthand by the protesters. "689" stands for Hong Kong chief executive CY Leung, referring to the number of votes he received to win office.
Summary Morning anchor Lee Harris marvels at her tremendous focus and grace under pressure. "Her delivery, her voice was so recognizable and familiar to New Yorkers," Offer said. "She left a mark and she will be missed."
Summary Michael Dunn was the first witness called Tuesday by his defense team. The 47-year-old Dunn is on trial for first-degree murder in the fatal shooting of Jordan Davis of Marietta, Georgia, in November 2012. The jury in the first trial deadlocked on the first-degree murder count.
Summary Alios is a privately held company that focuses on developing therapies for viral diseases. "AL-8176 complements our existing early stage portfolio for RSV which aims to prevent and treat this disease, the leading cause of acute lower respiratory infection in children under the age of five," William N. Hait, Global Head of Research Development at Janssen Pharmaceutical Cos. of Johnson & Johnson, said in a statement.
Summary Jamal Hamood filed a $150,000 lawsuit against Baker on Monday in Wayne County Circuit Court. A message seeking comment was left Tuesday with a representative of Baker's record label. A status conference on the lawsuit is scheduled for Jan. 2.