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Celebrities

Loose Women star left stranded as airport staff ‘damage’

Sophie Morgan, 37, spoke out on her outrage after she “landed at Heathrow with a bang” with her wheelchair “damaged”. The Loose Women star accused British Airways of breaking apart an attachment for her chair while in transit. Express.co.uk has contacted representatives for British Airways and Heathrow Airport for comment. Sophie shared a video of […]

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UK

NHS fails to tackle racist discrimination as minority staff face

The NHS has systematically failed to tackle racist discrimination and abuse amongst staff, as one-third of black and ethnic minority health workers have suffered this type of bullying. Levels of harassment have not improved over the past five years, as nearly 30 percent of minority staff being abused in this way compared to 20 percent […]

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Technology

Rudra named inaugural Katherine Johnson Chair in Artificial

Atri Rudra, professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, has been named the first Katherine Johnson Chair in Artificial Intelligence. The prestigious endowed chair was created by D. Sivakumar (Siva), PhD ’96, and Uma Mahadevan, PhD ’98, in support of the university’s Boldly Buffalo campaign. The couple, who studied computer science at UB, co-founded Tonita, […]

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Technology

Diebold Nixdorf SeeChange team on machine learning for self

Diebold Nixdorf Inc., a designer of retail consumer and staff journeys, has teamed with SeeChange Technologies, a provider of retail-focused computer vision AI technology, to launch AI-powered self-checkout solutions, according to a press release. Diebold Nixdorf’s Vynamic Smart Vision uses SeeWare machine learning to recognize fruits, vegetables, baked goods and items without a barcode. Using […]

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Business

Jeff Zients reportedly will be Biden’s next chief of staff

Jeff Zients, the White House’s Covid-19 response czar, speaks during a press briefing at the White House where they spoke about a pause in issuing the Johnson & Johnson Janssen Covid-19 vaccine on April 13, 2021, in Washington, DC. Brendan Smialowski | AFP | Getty Images Jeff Zients will serve as President Joe Biden’s next […]

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Finance

Joe Biden’s chief of staff Ron Klain plans to depart in coming

Ron Klain is planning to step down as White House chief of staff in the next few weeks, people familiar with the matter said on Saturday, a move that would mark the biggest shake-up in Joe Biden’s inner circle of advisers since the start of his presidency. Klain’s decision to leave the White House comes […]

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Business

Ron Klain, Biden’s White House chief of staff, is reportedly

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden (R) is joined by Ebola Response Coordinator Ron Klain (L) in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on the White House complex in Washington, U.S. November 13, 2014. Larry Downing | Reuters White House Chief of Staff Ron Klain is preparing to step down in the coming weeks, according to a […]

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Gaming

80 percent of Twitter’s full-time staff has evaporated under Musk

Elon Musk wasn’t lying last October when he told Bloomberg that 75 percent of the employees at his newly acquired toy, Twitter.com, wouldn’t lose their jobs under his ownership, as The Washington Post had reported at the time. Turns out, it’s closer to 80 percent. Of the roughly 7,500 people working there before Musk’s takeover, […]

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Travel

Top-100 LB Edwin Spillman meets coaching staff in first trip to

The Seminoles are gearing up for a Junior Day this weekend but the talent on campus wasn’t lacking on Friday. READ MORE: Five-star running back Kam Davis discusses commitment to Florida State, trajectory of the program Top-100 prospect and four-star linebacker Edwin Spillman made the trip down from Tennessee alongside a group that included multiple […]

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Health

North Webster Community Public Library Closed Jan. 20 For Staff

Elaina Patterson, Elijah Patterson, Corban Weaver and Alden Weaver test out the new electronic play table at the North Webster Community Public Library. Photo provided by the library. News Release NORTH WEBSTER — The following activities are set to take place at North Webster Community Public Library. Attendees do not need a library card to […]