Turbulence on a flight last night was so bad everyone threw up

The woman next to her was simultaneously throwing up and having a panic attack as she wrote the message. 'So glad to be one of the ones who made it!' she added. The aircraft tilted dangerously from side to side as it came closed to the runway. He... More..

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Hackers breach German government
by | Sunday, March 04, 2018

Hackers breach German government

The Department of Justice identified at least six Russian government officials believed to be tied to the hack and reportedly considered filing charges late previous year. While the attack continues, De Maizier...More..

by | Sunday, March 04, 2018

Oil slides on Wall Street slump and crude supply worry

The session lows for both benchmarks were the lowest in two weeks. "Then we have the volatility in the USA dollar and the implications of the tariff news to factor in", he said. The deal to cut oil output by ...More..

Flood and High Wind Watch for Fairfield County
by | Sunday, March 04, 2018

Flood and High Wind Watch for Fairfield County

Strongest wind effects will be felt on the NH seacoast and coastal York County Maine, with gusts expected up to 60 miles per hour. This can cause downed tree and power lines and there can be some power outages....More..

Uber, Lyft drivers make US$3.37 per hour
by | Sunday, March 04, 2018

Uber, Lyft drivers make US$3.37 per hour

Their study says that between 2012 and 2014 drivers across five major metropolitan markets earned an average of $19 per hour. "This business model is not now sustainable", said Stephen Zoepf, executive dire...More..

Ryanair CANCELS all flights from four major United Kingdom airports
by | Sunday, March 04, 2018

Ryanair CANCELS all flights from four major United Kingdom airports

How can I find out if my flight is delayed or cancelled ? Bristol Airport is closed until at least midday and Dublin Airport has suspended all flights until tomorrow (Saturday). Aer Lingus had planned to retu...More..

by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Smith & Wesson Parent Cuts Forecast, Sees Weak Market Ahead

A number of other equities analysts have also recently commented on the stock. Zacks Investment Research upgraded American Outdoor Brands from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report on Monday, November 27...More..

REI Stops Selling 50 NRA-Linked Brands
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

REI Stops Selling 50 NRA-Linked Brands

Canadian retailer Mountain Equipment Co-op said it will cease selling products made by US assault rifle producing store Vista Outdoor Inc. Vista owns a number of top outdoor recreation brands , including...More..

United States should lower threshold for talks with North: Seoul
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

United States should lower threshold for talks with North: Seoul

On Friday, President Trump's White House announced another round of sanctions aimed at countering North Korea's efforts to circumvent previous sanctions meant to strangle funding away from North Kore...More..

The doctor is in: Uber launches new patient-shuttle service
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

The doctor is in: Uber launches new patient-shuttle service

So Uber drivers won't be able to opt into the health service the same way that they opt into Uber Eats, a food delivery service. Uber Health charges its healthcare organization customers only for the co...More..

Cabinet clears Fugitive Economic Offenders Bill, assets to be confiscated without conviction
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Cabinet clears Fugitive Economic Offenders Bill, assets to be confiscated without conviction

The new bill that will without a doubt become a law by the end of this month when the budget session of Parliament gets over, will cover cases where the total value of offence is Rs 100 crores or more. Under th...More..

Best Buy closing mobile phone stores in U.S., doesn't affect Canada
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Best Buy closing mobile phone stores in U.S., doesn't affect Canada

The missed targets overshadowed Nordstrom's healthy 2.6 percent increase in sales at established stores, which is a key measure of a retailer's health. The company still plans on selling smartphones, but now th...More..

Patrick Brown quits Ontario PC leadership race
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Patrick Brown quits Ontario PC leadership race

Other Ontario PC politicians were not so supportive, like leadership hopeful Caroline Mulroney, who had gone on record to suggest that Brown should step down due to his taking emphasis away from the problems th...More..

SBI hikes MCLR: Home loan EMI could go up
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

SBI hikes MCLR: Home loan EMI could go up

The hikes come amid tightening liquidity or cash supply in the banking system, accentuated by the year-end rush for funds that prompted SBI, the country's largest lender, to raise deposit rates by up to 75 basi...More..

Norwich Airport reopens following major disruption caused by snow
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Norwich Airport reopens following major disruption caused by snow

In the event of any delays or cancellations passengers should contact their airline for further information". "In light of this and the impact it is having on passengers and staff, including airline staff, tr...More..

Federal agents blast Oakland mayor
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Federal agents blast Oakland mayor

ICE deportation officers conduct targeted enforcement operations every day across the nation. "I do not regret sharing this", said Mayor Schaaf, a Democrat, who issued her warning on Saturday. In an intervi...More..

South Africa: Ramaphosa stamps mark with cabinet reshuffle
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

South Africa: Ramaphosa stamps mark with cabinet reshuffle

The rand attracted immediate buying interest as Ramaphosa said he had appointed Nhlanhla Nene as finance minister, two years after Nene's sacking from the same role triggered the revolt within the ruling part...More..

What do you think of your party's position on Brexit?
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

What do you think of your party's position on Brexit?

It can't do this if it is in a customs union. Depending on what is potentially covered in Labour's negotiated customs union with the EU , the Northern Ireland border may still be subject to check points du...More..

Oil Price Inches Up On Saudi Arabia Comment To Curb Exports
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Oil Price Inches Up On Saudi Arabia Comment To Curb Exports

Higher U.S. oil exports-including to China and a historic first to the Middle East-are upending the global oil flows and eating away at the market shares of Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation. "US crude ou...More..

Korean delegate in PyeongChang
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Korean delegate in PyeongChang

At last month's inter-Korean talks, the North agreed to send a 150-member delegation, including athletes, an art troupe and cheerleaders, to the March 9-18 Paralympics. Trump said Monday that talks would take p...More..

Union anxious about case before high court challenging mandatory fees
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Union anxious about case before high court challenging mandatory fees

Gorsuch joined the court in April and has yet to weigh in on union fees. Alito was the most vociferous and seemed deeply concerned about the First Amendment implications of requiring employees like Janus ...More..

Warren Buffett: Tax overhaul gives businesses 'huge tailwind'
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Warren Buffett: Tax overhaul gives businesses 'huge tailwind'

Berkshire Hathaway's Warren Buffett , left, and See's Candies CEO Brad Kinstler, May 3, 2014, at the Berkshire Hathaway Annual Shareholder's Meeting, in Omaha, Neb. Buffett says he has confidence in Wells F...More..

by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Analysts Expect Lexington Realty Trust (LXP) to Announce $0.25 EPS

Investors sentiment increased to 1.16 in 2017 Q3. It focuses on investing in various types of healthcare properties, including acute care hospitals; skilled nursing facilities; short-stay surgical and specialty...More..

Comcast challenges Murdoch with offer to buy Sky
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Comcast challenges Murdoch with offer to buy Sky

Its offer was 16 per cent higher than that of rival 21st Century Fox that had wanted to acquire 61 per cent in Sky . Bob Iger's Disney has agreed to buy Sky from Fox, along with other assets, in a se...More..

Japan police find body parts in murder linked to USA suspect
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Japan police find body parts in murder linked to USA suspect

An American man is under investigation in Japan related to his suspected role in the disappearance of a woman reported missing earlier this month. Bayraktar is seen leaving and re-entering the apartment wit...More..

United Airlines, Hertz and MetLife Among Companies Cutting Ties With the NRA
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

United Airlines, Hertz and MetLife Among Companies Cutting Ties With the NRA

By Friday, the list of defectors grew to include Symantec Corp, which ended a discount program for its LifeLock identity theft product. The insurer announced Friday that it is ending participation in the ...More..

Wine war could cost BC businesses millions
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Wine war could cost BC businesses millions

The B.C. government will ask the courts if it has the authority to limit the expansion of oil transportation, a tactic meant to cool the trade war with Alberta over the construction of Kinder Morgan's $7.4-bill...More..

Hero dog shot 3 times while protecting teen owner during burglary
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Hero dog shot 3 times while protecting teen owner during burglary

They needed thousands of dollars for his surgery scheduled for Friday, the GoFundMe page said. Given how the two men treated his dog, Javier told KTLA 5 he's not sure what would have happened if Rex was...More..

General Mills buying Blue Buffalo Pet Products in $8B deal
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

General Mills buying Blue Buffalo Pet Products in $8B deal

Blue Buffalo Pet Products Inc has a fifty-two week low of $21.51 and a fifty-two week high of $40.08. General Mills announced Friday that it's buying Blue Buffalo Pet Products for $8 billion. Company fis...More..

Royal Bank of Scotland reports first profit in 10 years
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Royal Bank of Scotland reports first profit in 10 years

During the year, lower litigation and conduct costs, which fell from £5.9bn in 2016 to £1.3bn in 2017, boosted total income by 4.3% to £13.1bn and helped cut operating expenses by 36% to £10.4bn. RBS reported £...More..