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October 16, 2017 1:58 AM Tired of the office? Microsoft builds treehouses for its employees

Informal meeting places unveiled at Redmond headquarters There’s no daydreaming about being outside at Microsoft Corp.’s new meeting spaces. You literally are in the great outdoors. Last week, Microsoft MSFT, +0.48% unveiled a network of treehouses on its Redmond, Wash., campus, as part of an effort to boost employees’ creativity and happiness. Sitting 85

October 15, 2017 7:10 PM You can now visit one of the world's most remote islands by plane

One of the world's most remote places became a little less isolated on Saturday when the first commercial flight arrived in St. Helena, a South Atlantic island that until recently was only accessible by boat. The SA Airlink plane left Johannesburg on a six-hour journey to the British-ruled territory, which hopes to draw more tourists to the deposed French 387

October 15, 2017 5:48 AM Nepal take on HK today

Nepal national cricket team will be looking for a victory against Hong Kong in the second match of the ICC World Cricket League Championship at the Tin Kwong Road Recreation Ground in Mong Kok on Sunday. Nepal are in a difficult position following their 83-run defeat against Hong Kong in the first match as they languish at sixth position in the eight-nation 146

October 14, 2017 11:12 PM One of the world’s most remote islands was once only accessible by boat. Now you can fly there

PROSPEROUS BAY PLAIN, St. Helena — One of the world’s most remote places became a little less isolated on Saturday when the first commercial flight arrived in St. Helena, a South Atlantic island that until recently was only accessible by boat and where Napoleon Bonaparte spent his last years in exile. The SA Airlink plane left Johannesburg on a six-hour 118

October 14, 2017 11:05 PM Opinion: Harvey Weinstein's Hollywood is everywhere

The allegation that the Hollywood mogul sexually assaulted numerous women should come as no surprise, says feminist Anne Wizorek. And yet, the fact that it does testifies to the silent prevalence of everyday sexism. The cat is out of the bag: Harvey Weinstein, prominent Hollywood producer and titan of the film industry, has been accused of systematically 129

October 14, 2017 7:00 PM Remote St. Helena gets commercial flights

The first commercial flight landed in St. Helena Saturday, with hopes to draw in more tourists to one of the world's most remote places. PROSPEROUS BAY PLAIN, ST. HELENA—One of the world’s most remote places became a little less isolated on Saturday when the first commercial flight arrived in St. Helena, a South Atlantic island that until recently was only accessible 133

October 14, 2017 7:00 PM Remote St. Helena gets its first flight

It was only accessible by boat till now One of the world’s most remote places became a little less isolated on Saturday when the first commercial flight departed for St. Helena, a South Atlantic island that until recently was only accessible by boat and where Napoleon Bonaparte spent his last years in exile. The SA Airlink plane left Johannesburg on a six-hour 109

October 14, 2017 7:00 PM One of world’s most remote islands gets commercial flights

PROSPEROUS BAY PLAIN, St. Helena — One of the world’s most remote places became a little less isolated on Saturday when the first commercial flight arrived in St. Helena, a South Atlantic island that until recently was only accessible by boat and where Napoleon Bonaparte spent his last years in exile. The SA Airlink plane left Johannesburg on a six-hour 137

October 14, 2017 11:00 AM One of world's most remote islands gets commercial flights

Johannesburg - One of the world's most remote places became a little less isolated on Saturday when the first commercial flight departed for St Helena, a South Atlantic island that until recently was only accessible by boat and where Napoleon Bonaparte spent his last years in exile. The SA Airlink plane left Johannesburg on a six-hour journey to the British-ruled 143

October 13, 2017 7:50 PM Qualcomm is trying to get iPhone sales banned in China

Qualcomm has launched a new lawsuit against Apple, asking a Chinese court to block the sale and manufacturing of iPhones within the country, according to Bloomberg. This is the latest strike in a legal war between the two companies, which started out in the US and has since expanded worldwide. In its lawsuit, Qualcomm reportedly claims that Apple is in violation 126