Katherine Johnson, NASA mathematician portrayed in ‘Hidden Figures’, dies at 101

(Reuters) – Katherine Johnson, the black woman whose mathematical genius took her from a behind-the-scenes job in a segregated NASA as portrayed in the film “Hidden Figures” to a... Read more »

Trump speaks with British PM Johnson about telecoms security -White House

FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson welcomes U.S. President Donald Trump at the NATO leaders summit in Watford, Britain December 4, 2019. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls/Pool/File Photo WASHINGTON (Reuters) –... Read more »

Junior Johnson, NASCAR hall-of-fame driver, team owner, dies at 88

(Reuters) – Junior Johnson, the former moonshiner turned hard-charging race car driver who won 50 NASCAR races in the 1950s and ‘60s before becoming a team owner, has died... Read more »

Missouri appeals court overturns $110 million Johnson & Johnson talc verdict

FILE PHOTO: A Johnson & Johnson building is shown in Irvine, California, U.S., January 24, 2017. REUTERS/Mike Blake/File Photo NEW YORK (Reuters) – A Missouri appeals court overturned a... Read more »

Johnson & Johnson settles Ohio lawsuits to avoid federal trial

(Reuters) – Johnson & Johnson (JNJ.N) said on Tuesday it will pay $20.4 million to settle claims by two Ohio counties, allowing the U.S. healthcare giant to avoid an... Read more »

UK’s Johnson buffeted in Luxembourg, says Brexit deal emerging

LUXEMBOURG (Reuters) – Britain’s Boris Johnson said on Monday that a Brexit deal was beginning to emerge, but the EU said he offered nothing to break the impasse during... Read more »

UK PM Johnson to tell Trump to de-escalate trade tensions

BIARRITZ, France (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Saturday he would tell President Donald Trump at this weekend’s G7 summit to pull back from a trade... Read more »

‘Laugh-In’ star Arte Johnson dies at age 90

(Reuters) – Arte Johnson, a lurking presence on U.S. television’s “Rowan & Martin’s Laugh-In” as a lecherous geriatric and a comic German soldier who found things on the show... Read more »

Olympic great Johnson embarks on stroke education campaign

(Reuters) – Champion Olympic sprinter Michael Johnson has minor lingering effects from a stroke, but has made an excellent overall recovery and is urging others to be aware of... Read more »

Magic steps down as Lakers’ president

FILE PHOTO: Former NBA basketball player Earvin Magic Johnson poses at the premiere of the movie “The Legend of Tarzan” in Hollywood, California, June 27, 2016. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok Magic... Read more »