News Movie producer Weinstein to surrender on sex assault charges 2018-05-24T17:39:48.000000000-04:00 NEW YORK (Reuters) - Film producer Harvey Weinstein was expected to surrender to New York police on Friday, months after he was toppled from Hollywood's most powerful ranks by scores of women accusing him of sexual assault, a person familiar with the case said. Exclusive: U.S. bill would force tech companies to disclose foreign software probes 2018-05-24T17:38:42.000000000-04:00 WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. tech companies would be forced to disclose if they allowed American adversaries, like Russia and China, to examine the inner workings of software sold to the U.S. military under proposed legislation, Senate staff told Reuters on Thursday. U.S. lawmakers confer with intelligence officials on FBI Russia probe 2018-05-24T17:29:10.000000000-04:00 WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Senior U.S. lawmakers attended classified briefings on Thursday on the FBI's probe of Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election after President Donald Trump made unsubstantiated claims about a "spy" being used against his campaign, and a top Democrat said afterward... Uber disabled emergency braking in self-driving car: U.S. agency 2018-05-24T17:09:16.000000000-04:00 WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Uber [UBER.UL] had disabled an emergency braking system in a self-driving vehicle that struck and killed a woman in Arizona in March even though the car had identified the need to apply the brakes, the National Transportation Safety Board said in a preliminary report releas... Exclusive: Canada PM raps possible U.S. auto tariffs, says linked to NAFTA 2018-05-24T17:02:38.000000000-04:00 LA MALBAIE, Quebec (Reuters) - A move by the United States to explore tariffs on auto imports is based on flimsy logic and is part of the pressure from Washington to renegotiate the NAFTA trade pact, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Wednesday. Movie producer Weinstein to surrender on sex assault charges: media reports 2018-05-24T16:43:52.000000000-04:00 NEW YORK (Reuters) - Harvey Weinstein, who went from one of Hollywood's most powerful film producers to being disgraced by accusations of sexual assault by scores of women, is expected to surrender to police and face charges in New York on Friday morning, the New York Times reported. Trump pardons late black boxing champion Jack Johnson 2018-05-24T16:24:02.000000000-04:00 WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday issued a posthumous pardon to boxer Jack Johnson, the first African-American heavyweight champion, who was jailed a century ago due to his relationship with a white woman. Ex-Hollywood executive Weinstein to surrender on sex assault charges: media reports 2018-05-24T16:09:58.000000000-04:00 NEW YORK (Reuters) - Former Hollywood film producer Harvey Weinstein is expected to surrender to New York City police on charges of sexual misconduct on Friday morning, the New York Times reported, citing two unidentified law enforcement officials. Ex-Hollywood executive Weinstein to surrender on sex assault charges: NYT 2018-05-24T15:46:26.000000000-04:00 NEW YORK (Reuters) - Former Hollywood film producer Harvey Weinstein is expected to surrender to New York City police on charges of sexual misconduct on Friday, the New York Times reported, citing two unidentified law enforcement officials. J&J must pay $4 million in punitive damages in latest asbestos cancer trial 2018-05-24T15:22:59.000000000-04:00 (Reuters) - A California jury on Thursday ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay $4 million in punitive damages to a woman who said she developed cancer after being exposed to asbestos in the company's baby powder, pushing the total damages award in the case to $25.7 million.