In an amendment to a consumer protection lawsuit that accuses Uber of misleading customers about the service's level of safety, California prosecutors have said the company's background checks failed to show up ex-convicts.
James Bond and Charlie Brown brought the box office back to life with massive opening weekends for Spectre and The Peanuts Movie, respectively, and finally managed to knock The Martian out of the top spot.
You might love gaming, but for one Chinese girl it was her lifeline for almost a decade. After running away from home at 14, she spent 10 years living in internet cafes, making money by teaching other people how to play Crossfire.
Tom Cruise's return as super-spy Ethan Hunt in Mission: Impossible — Rogue Nation won the weekend in a big way, while the Vacation reboot fell short and Adam Sandler's Pixels plummeted down the box-office charts.
Volvo has revealed the next generation of the Golf-sized V40 hatchback will be sold in the United States. Set to arrive in 2017, the hatchback will be available with a plug-in hybrid drivetrain, and it could spawn a compact crossover dubbed…