The Hill’s 12:30 Report: Dems to present case on abuse of power on trial’s third day

Via The New York Times’s Lisa Lerer, “Hours into the first long night of President Trump’s impeachment trial on Tuesday, Senator Bernie SandersBernie SandersThe Hill’s Morning Report – House prosecutes Trump as ‘lawless,’ ‘corrupt’ Tensions between McConnell and Schumer run high as trial gains momentum Sanders wants one-on-one fight with Biden MORE of Vermont kept checking his watch. […]

The dream of a powerful Vietnam through AI

AI4VN brought together Vietnam’s experts to discuss Vietnam’s AI future On August 15-16, the Ministry of Science and Technology entered into a co-operation with the Ministry of Planning and Investment, the Hanoi University of Technology and Science to organise AI4VN with the theme “Empowering Artificial Intelligence Ecosystem”, connecting and gathering the trend of development and […]

Got a New Orleans traffic camera ticket from 2008-2010? Here’s how much you might be refunded…

Refunds of $110 each are owed to motorists who were ticketed by the red-light cameras while they overseen by the city’s Public Works Department from January 2008 until the beginning of November 2010, when the program was placed under the oversight of the New Orleans Police Department.

ByteDance is seeking a new CEO for its TikTok business

Zhu, who co-founded a predecessor to TikTok called Musical.ly, took over the business last year, though ByteDance’s video app in China is called Douyin and run by a different management team. The eventual corporate structure involving Zhu and the new CEO is still unclear, the people said, and Bytedance has hired executive search firm Heidrick […]

Prince Harry Takes Meghan Markle to Queen’s Scottish Hideaway: Did She Meet the Monarch?

Before he left, he met with recent graduates from the Wilderness Foundation’s TurnAround program, which targets young people ages 15-21 who struggle with family, social and personal problems. The course helps them overcome their issues through outdoor adventures and intensive mentoring.

Hong Kong Protesters Show Their Might With Economic Power

Festive red paper strips with slogans calling for democracy and freedom adorned the street at the unlicensed market in Sai Ying Pun, where vendors sell everything from New Years party snacks to pottery to organic soaps. Stall owners and shoppers vowed to cooperate to reduce their economic reliance on China in this once-sleepy neighborhood that […]

Supreme Court employee who complained against former CJI reinstated

The lawyer added that “the unfinished business of justice and accountability however remains. At an institutional level, this incident has once again highlighted the absence of an independent and effective mechanism to address a complaint of sexual harassment against a judge of the Supreme Court.”

BUSINESS NEWS HEADLINES JAN. 24

Total assets increased 19.5 per cent compared with the same period last year, reaching VND383.7 trillion with credit growth expanding 18.8 per cent. Techcombank maintained ample liquidity with a loan-to-deposit ratio of 76.3 per cent and short-term funds to medium-to-long-term loans ratio of 38.4 per cent. Techcombank also maintained its position as the best capitalised […]

Peachy destinations for your Tet tree needs

Near Lac Long Quan Street heading toward the inner city, the section from Hoang Hoa Tham Street to Doc Ngu Slope offers beautiful flowers and decorative items. As a continually busy flower and pet market, Tet draws even more customers here. With their shops filled with Tet items, owners arrange their plants along the pavement, […]

Japanese trio runs free language classes for Hoi An locals

“I go to the fish market at the edge of the ancient town every morning,” Hirohata said, referring to Hoi An Ancient Town, a well-preserved old town in Hoi An where traces of a busy 15th-century trading port could still be found today.