Ryanair offers to recognise unions in bid to avert Xmas strikes

Ryanair offered on Friday to recognise pilot unions for the first time in its 32-year history in a last-minute attempt to avert its first-ever pilot strike. At this point, it seems that all eyes are on Ryanair to prevent this strike. A spokesman fo... More..

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Over 100 Million Americans Traveling for the Holidays
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Over 100 Million Americans Traveling for the Holidays

If its estimate is correct, AAA said this will be the highest travel volume for this holiday season on record and a 3.1 percent increase from past year. Rising gas prices do not appear to be discouraging Amer...More..

Apotex Founder Barry Sherman, Wife Found Dead in Toronto Home
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Apotex Founder Barry Sherman, Wife Found Dead in Toronto Home

The couple were found in their home, which was up for sale. "All of us at Apotex are deeply shocked and saddened by this news and our thoughts and prayers are with the family at this time". He had donated widel...More..

Oil prices rise on pipeline shutdown
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Oil prices rise on pipeline shutdown

On Thursday, February WTI crude oil settled at $57.08, up $0.49 or +0.87% and March Brent crude oil finished the session at $62.66, up $0.85 or +1.38%. Bill O'Grady, chief market strategist at Confluence I...More..

by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

"Situation safe" at Schiphol, man threatening with knife shot by police

In a tweet, the Marechaussee police said that the "situation is safe" and the accused has been detained. Heavily armed military police, wearing body armor and ski masks, patrolled Schiphol for four hours whil...More..

Four Injured In 'Attempted Terrorist Attack' At Port Authority Terminal
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Four Injured In 'Attempted Terrorist Attack' At Port Authority Terminal

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo described the bomb as "an effectively low-tech device" and said he was grateful the only injuries were minor. More on suspect: In conversations with authorities, Ullah pledged ...More..

Local groups compete to raise money for the Salvation Army
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Local groups compete to raise money for the Salvation Army

In the 1970s mints produced millions of them, he said. And in 2015, two rare coins were each wrapped in $100 bills, each valued at about $550. The Red Kettle drive dates back to 1891 when Salvation Army Capta...More..

Exit polls help run stocks high, Sensex jumps 216 pts
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Exit polls help run stocks high, Sensex jumps 216 pts

Key indices Sensex and Nifty started the day on a strong footing after the exit polls predicted a clear win for the BJP in these two states, which lifted investor spirits. Banking stocks showcased buoyancy in...More..

Facebook Releases Snooze Button To Mute Your Obnoxious Friends And Family
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Facebook Releases Snooze Button To Mute Your Obnoxious Friends And Family

With Snooze you can give yourself a break from your friend for up to 30 days at a time. If you're exhausted of seeing selfies, motivational quotes, photos of food, holiday snaps or anything other posts you ...More..

U.S. jets fire warning flares as Russian planes enters Syria buffer zone
by | Friday, December 15, 2017

U.S. jets fire warning flares as Russian planes enters Syria buffer zone

One of the Su-25 aircraft flew near an F-22A and the F-22A performed evasive maneuvers. At the weekend Russian official Igor Konashenkov said he was bewildered the U.S. US Air Forces Central Command which o...More..

Sheffield Uber suspension lifted by city council
by | Friday, December 15, 2017

Sheffield Uber suspension lifted by city council

Uber's application to renew its licence in York has been rejected by the city's council, making it the third city in the United Kingdom to ban the service amid rising complaints and concerns around its recent ...More..

Lingering Lake Effect Snow Plus Arctic Cold
by | Friday, December 15, 2017

Lingering Lake Effect Snow Plus Arctic Cold

Considerable cloudiness. High 19° to 24°. From Thursday , Arctic conditions are expected to return, gripping the country in another cold snap by the weekend. Friday afternoon and night , we could see another...More..

Disney doubling down on streaming services with Fox deal
by | Friday, December 15, 2017

Disney doubling down on streaming services with Fox deal

It is also expected to make $2bn in expected cost savings as it shapes up for a fight with subscription streaming heavyweights like Netflix and Amazon Prime, according to analysts and industry experts. The Just...More..

Now Are The Time To Reconsider AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS)
by | Thursday, December 14, 2017

Now Are The Time To Reconsider AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS)

The PEG ratio shows us that, when compare to the beer company, the always-popular tech company doesn't have the growth rate to justify its higher P/E, and its stock price appears overvalued. It improved, as 4 i...More..

Salvation Army needs volunteers, Angel Tree donations
by | Thursday, December 14, 2017

Salvation Army needs volunteers, Angel Tree donations

Dalberg says, "The Hurricanes this fall and the generous response of the community may be working against us as we attempt to raise money for holiday and year round programming". "You see a lot more shopping fr...More..

Mirai botnet attackers plead guilty for roles in 2016 internet cyberattack
by | Thursday, December 14, 2017

Mirai botnet attackers plead guilty for roles in 2016 internet cyberattack

While the Federal Bureau of Investigation helped spearhead the campaign, the Mirai Botnet and Clickfraud Botnet cases are now primarily in the hands of prosecutor and Assistant U.S. Prosecutors said they don't ...More..

Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli left for Rome for their honeymoon
by | Thursday, December 14, 2017

Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli left for Rome for their honeymoon

The star cricketer and the film actress solemnised their marital union in presence of family and close friends in Tuscany, Italy, in the lap of nature. "Today we have promised each other to be bound in love for...More..

Salman Faces a Pack of Wolves in Tiger Zinda Hai
by | Thursday, December 14, 2017

Salman Faces a Pack of Wolves in Tiger Zinda Hai

Only, nearly a week left for Salman Khan's much-awaited project Tiger Zinda Hai to hit the theaters, and all fans of Salman and Katrina don't even wait for one day for the movie release. It is reported that...More..

EasyJet's Air Berlin deal wins approval
by | Thursday, December 14, 2017

EasyJet's Air Berlin deal wins approval

Lufthansa's chief executive officer (CEO) Carsten Spohr had recently emphasized that he was unwilling to uphold this arrangement throughout a detailed anti-trust assessment by the European Commission. Kebekus a...More..

DHS and President Trump Confirm ISIS NYC Terrorist Benefitted From Chain Migration
by | Thursday, December 14, 2017

DHS and President Trump Confirm ISIS NYC Terrorist Benefitted From Chain Migration

The Bangladesh Embassy in Washington DC condemned the New York City terror attack and assured that Bangladesh Government was committed to its declared policy of "Zero Tolerance" against terrorism. "The awful ...More..

Facebook changes how it reports global ad money
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Facebook changes how it reports global ad money

Facebook stressed the changes will have no jobs impact here, where it employs more than 2,000 workers, and that Dublin remains its global headquarters. Although Wehner said Facebook's goal is greater transpar...More..

Comcast drops bid for Fox assets, leaving Disney in pole position
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Comcast drops bid for Fox assets, leaving Disney in pole position

The 53-year-old filmmaker helmed Fox's recent R-rated success " Logan " but Disney - which now owns Marvel Studios - is currently closing in on a deal to try and get back the rights for the iconic comic book ch...More..

Scotland's weather: Flights cancelled as snow impacts United Kingdom airports
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Scotland's weather: Flights cancelled as snow impacts United Kingdom airports

Nobody was hurt in the incident, but it resulted in some ferries being redirected to Dunkirk, 45 km northeast of Calais. The airline did not immediately return a request for comment on how many flights were c...More..

Mum kicked off flight for breastfeeding her baby
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Mum kicked off flight for breastfeeding her baby

All this and she still managed to make it to a flight scheduled to leave at 6:30 am, so she could participate in a recording related to a cancer study in NY. "Because you were not compliant". Shortly afterwar...More..

by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Apple snaps up Shazam in £300m deal

But the Shazam app does a lot more than that. While music has been an integral part of Apple's venture, it is believed that Shazam might help in improving the experience of Apple's music and video...More..

President Trump Criticized Kirsten Gillibrand. It Ended Up Helping Her
by | Tuesday, December 12, 2017

President Trump Criticized Kirsten Gillibrand. It Ended Up Helping Her

That's what it boils down to", Mr. Merkley, Oregon Democrat, said on CNN. Plowing into the sexual harassment debate in a big way, President Donald Trump laced into Sen. "You can not silence me or the mill...More..

Shah Rukh, Aamir among the guest list of Virat - Anushka wedding
by | Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Shah Rukh, Aamir among the guest list of Virat - Anushka wedding

With the wedding done, the couple will hold a grand reception on 21 December at the Taj Hotel in New Delhi's diplomatic enclave and five days later in Mumbai . "Thank you for being such an important part of ...More..

Baby formula maker calls global recall over salmonella fears
by | Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Baby formula maker calls global recall over salmonella fears

In the statement, Orient EuroPharma emphasized that its other baby formula products are unrelated to Lactalis' contaminated formula and adhere to the strictest safety standards. The suspected contamination took...More..

OnePlus 5T Can't Stream HD Video In DRM Apps Like Netflix
by | Tuesday, December 12, 2017

OnePlus 5T Can't Stream HD Video In DRM Apps Like Netflix

A company spokesperson says that a future update for the OnePlus 5T and OnePlus 5 will enable Widevine Level 1. Netflix and many other streaming services require support for Widevine Level 1 DRM , in w...More..

Bitcoin and Ethereum Price Forecast - Bitcoin Futures Open for Trading in CBOE
by | Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Bitcoin and Ethereum Price Forecast - Bitcoin Futures Open for Trading in CBOE

Bitcoin is not a physical asset, unlike gold or crude; and - unlike fiat currencies - it is not controlled or backed by central banks. JPMorgan Chase & Co chief executive officer Jamie Dimon has called bitcoi...More..