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Waymo v. Uber Trial Opens With a Battle of Sports Metaphors

The legal drama has gripped Silicon Valley since Waymo filed its lawsuit nearly a year ago. Waymo is considered a leader in autonomous vehicles, and was pouring resources into research and development long before other companies. But in the last ...

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Morgan Freeman, Peter Dinklage battle in Super Bowl rap

Morgan Freeman and Peter Dinklage have a new version of a song of ice and fire. In a combined Super Bowl ad for Doritos and Mountain Dew, the two actors square off in an elaborate rap battle. Dinklage, best known ...

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Lari White, country singer, dead at 52 after cancer battle

Lari White, the Grammy-winning country singer, died Tuesday after a battle with peritoneal cancer. She was 52. “Last night all her Family-of-Origin circled round her bed, saying our goodbyes to Lari, loving her, praying, sending her messages of support and ...

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Married veterans battle increased risks of suicide

Veterans who come home to spouses or partners are at greater risk for suicide than returning single soldiers, according to a surprising new study. Moreover, older married female vets are at the highest risk. Findings sound counterintuitive, but the support ...

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Italian company ‘Steve Jobs’ wins battle with Apple to use name

A Steve Jobs by any other name doesn’t sound as sweet, but is perfectly legal. An Italian clothing and accessories company called Steve Jobs won a five-year-long trademark battle against Apple for using the name of its founder. The brothers ...

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Rangers beat Capitals in shootout to win battle of backup goalies

In this battle of the backup goaltenders, it was Ondrej Pavelec who came up with one extra save in the shootout. And it allowed the Rangers to bag a well-earned second point Wednesday night in a 1-0 victory over the ...

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Matt Damon’s father Kent dies at 74 after long cancer battle

Matt Damon’s father, Kent, died on Dec. 14 after a long battle with cancer, the actor’s publicist confirmed to the Daily News on Saturday. He was 74. Kent Damon had been suffering from multiple myeloma — a rare blood cancer ...

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Losing Giants even losing the battle for the No. 1 pick

Who says the Giants are out of it and it’s not worth watching the out-of-town scoreboard? The playoffs: Forget about it. The first pick in the 2018 draft: It’s not over till it’s over. The Giants’ 30-10 loss to the ...

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Katy Perry awarded $3.3M in battle over Los Angeles convent

Katy Perry won another big payday in her biblical battle over a Los Angeles convent. The same jury that awarded the singer nearly $ 1.6 million in compensatory damages to cover her costs fighting a businesswoman for the hot hilltop ...

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Will and Jada Pinkett Smith give $5M to Tyrese for custody battle

Will and Jada Pinkett Smith came to the aid of their friend Tyrese Gibson, giving their fellow actor-singer-songwriter $ 5 million for legal fees and apparently only asking that he “stay off the internet.” Fans learned of the Smiths’ kindness ...

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