Parents at an elementary school in San Francisco, California, expressed outrage after learning that a teacher suffering from cancer and on sick leave is having to pay the school district for her substitute.
Take a look at your favorite mug; it probably looks the same as it always has, but your neurons may not think so. Neurons are firing in response to the visual stimuli they see but they don't fire in exactly the same way every time.
Volkswagen AG, in another step to move past its costly diesel emissions cheating scandal, has agreed to pay $175 million to US lawyers suing the German automaker on behalf of the owners of 475,000 polluting vehicles, two people briefed on the agreement said.
Italian oil refiner Saras has paid back €100 million ($112 million) of the debt it owes Iran for cargoes of crude oil taken before sanctions were imposed on the country in 2012, announced the company's managing director.