Woman denied taking an "emotional support peacock" on United Airlines flight

The artist owner of a peacock that was refused entry to a flight from Newark Airport this weekend has vowed to drive across the country rather than travel without her feathered friend. In fact, Woodward said , Spokane International Airport has a p... More..

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Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to present Annual Budget on Thursday
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to present Annual Budget on Thursday

Mr Jaitley will present the Union Budget first in the Lok Sabha and then in the Rajya Sabha. Markets remain nervous after the government's annual economic survey on Monday suggested "a pause" in fiscal ...More..

Monkeygate: Volkswagen Suspends Chief Lobbyist Thomas Steg
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Monkeygate: Volkswagen Suspends Chief Lobbyist Thomas Steg

The allegations were revealed last week by the New York Times . According to the paper, the European Research Association for Environment and Health in the Transport Sector examined participants at the Unive...More..

Sensex, Nifty get cautious ahead of Budget presentation
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Sensex, Nifty get cautious ahead of Budget presentation

They also adopted a wait-and-watch mode ahead of the US Federal Reserve's two-day monetary policy meeting. The Nifty too closed lower by 80.75 points, or 0.73 per cent, at 11,049.65 after hitting a low of 1...More..

Blackstone in talks to buy majority stake in key Thomson Reuters unit
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Blackstone in talks to buy majority stake in key Thomson Reuters unit

The deal would be structured to pay more than US$17 billion to Thomson Reuters , for a unit with an enterprise value of about US$20 billion, two of the sources said. All three stakeholders expressed excitement...More..

Apple will halve iPhone X production in Q1
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Apple will halve iPhone X production in Q1

While reports continue to circulate over the lack of iPhoneX popularity, more details on sales and the outlook for the smartphone should be revealed when Apple releases its fourth quarter earnings resul...More..

BBC evaluate finds no proof of 'gender bias' in pay selections
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

BBC evaluate finds no proof of 'gender bias' in pay selections

Lord Hall said "the BBC believes in equality". A BBC source said that the broadcaster will propose a new, "fair" framework, "informed by data and analysis", replacing its old pay model for presenters. Everyon...More..

Quicksilver surf company CEO missing at sea, boat washed up on beach
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Quicksilver surf company CEO missing at sea, boat washed up on beach

Pierre Agnes , 54, had ventured out at around 7.30am (2.30pm Singapore) on a routine fishing trip before contacting the local harbour master to say he was delaying his return because of fog, a source close to...More..

Keurig, Dr Pepper Snapple to Merge in $18.7 Billion Deal
by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Keurig, Dr Pepper Snapple to Merge in $18.7 Billion Deal

Investment firm JAB, which controls Keurig, has already spent more than $40 billion over the past decade on coffee makers and USA restaurant chains, including Peet's Coffee, Panera Bread and Krispy Kreme Doughn...More..

Wisconsin Republicans to donate money from Wynn group to charity
by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Wisconsin Republicans to donate money from Wynn group to charity

Wynn contributed $5,400 to Portman's 2016 Senate campaign, the same amount the second-term senator is giving to OH charities, spokeswoman Emily Benevides said. During the fall, RNC officials, including McDaniel...More..

Action Express takes Rolex 24 victory as reliability woes end Alonso's hopes
by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Action Express takes Rolex 24 victory as reliability woes end Alonso's hopes

However, Taylor claimed that his team is running the same specs as it did at Daytona past year, a race which they won without these woes. "Understanding the auto is hard because even though it's a race vehicl...More..

Instagram Model Jen Selter Removed From Flight After Argument With Flight Attendant
by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Instagram Model Jen Selter Removed From Flight After Argument With Flight Attendant

This is where a heated argument started and the pilot got involved. A flight attendant ordered her to sit, and the two reportedly began a verbal confrontation. "I just want to be clear that we were on the pla...More..

Facebook braces for new European Union privacy law
by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Facebook braces for new European Union privacy law

Starting May 25, an European Union rule named the General Data Protection Regulation , or GDPR , will roll out, and some experts call it one of the biggest renovations to internet data privacy rules . Facebo...More..

United States regulators probing GE over Dollars 6.2 bn insurance charge
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

United States regulators probing GE over Dollars 6.2 bn insurance charge

The stock increased 2.88% or $0.87 during the last trading session, reaching $31.06. About 81.85M shares traded. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has risen 62.48% since January 24, 2017 and is uptrending. The firm has ...More..

Is Elon Musk Now Selling $600 Flamethrowers?
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Is Elon Musk Now Selling $600 Flamethrowers?

He responded saying, "The rumor that I'm secretly creating a zombie apocalypse to generate demand for flamethrowers is completely false". For an extra $US30, those proud new flamethrower owners can "Buy an ...More..

Ingvar Kamprad, founder of Ikea - obituary
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Ingvar Kamprad, founder of Ikea - obituary

Ingvar Kamprad, the man who created IKEA, leaves behind a professional legacy that's all about simplicity: sleek, affordable, Scandinavian-designed furniture with wordless assembly instructions. Kamprad's light...More..

U.S. economic health falls short of stock optimism
by | Sunday, January 28, 2018

U.S. economic health falls short of stock optimism

The 2018 first quarter GDP estimate will probably be affected by a statistical quirk. Kristian Rouz - The Commerce Department reported Friday that United States economic growth slowed to an annualized 2.6...More..

Arianespace has 'lost contact' with Ariane 5 rocket
by | Sunday, January 28, 2018

Arianespace has 'lost contact' with Ariane 5 rocket

Jonathan McDowell , an astronomer at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics who tracks rockets and satellites, said he suspects the problem may have been the result of incorrect trajectory or guidanc...More..

Wynn Loses Millions, Resigns GOP Position After Gross Sexual Allegations
by | Sunday, January 28, 2018

Wynn Loses Millions, Resigns GOP Position After Gross Sexual Allegations

Wynn says she knew about the 2005 allegations involving Mr. Wynn in 2009, she never made them known to the board of directors, of which she was then a member, and she did not raise them until after Mr. This is ...More..

Reviewing the Insider Trends for Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV)
by | Sunday, January 28, 2018

Reviewing the Insider Trends for Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV)

Another trade for 3,476 shares valued at $162,523 was made by ROBINSON RAY M on Thursday, September 14. Southwest Airlines Co (NYSE: LUV ) has grabbed attention from the analysts when it experienced a chan...More..

Judge bars parents from contacting shackled kids
by | Sunday, January 28, 2018

Judge bars parents from contacting shackled kids

When Sheriff's deputies arrived, they gave food and water to the children, who said they were "starving". They would march in circles, over and over, for long periods of time , he told the Los Angeles Times ....More..

U.S. stocks close mixed after earnings reports
by | Sunday, January 28, 2018

U.S. stocks close mixed after earnings reports

US stock indexes started higher on Friday as the Dow and the S&P 500 were on track to set record high closes. S. growth data. official in support of a weak dollar and following Friday's U. The Standard ...More..

Washington solar company 'devastated' over Trump tariff
by | Sunday, January 28, 2018

Washington solar company 'devastated' over Trump tariff

Although our industry may be out of favor with the current White House administration, the support for renewable energy solutions and solar power remains strong at the state and local levels. They had slipped a...More..

Disney Star Adam Hicks Officially Charged With Armed Robbery
by | Saturday, January 27, 2018

Disney Star Adam Hicks Officially Charged With Armed Robbery

Police were still investigating the first robbery when Hicks accosted the other victims who were described as enjoying a walk. Police officers were able to find the auto along with stolen property belonging t...More..

Oil Mixed as Dollar Rally Fades
by | Saturday, January 27, 2018

Oil Mixed as Dollar Rally Fades

Oil is a dollar-denominated commodity and when the U.S. dollar becomes weaker, its therefore less expensive for other currency-holders to buy it. All this will reduce demand for crude oil in a palpable way,...More..

Google Gives Users More Control Over Ads, No More Stalkers
by | Saturday, January 27, 2018

Google Gives Users More Control Over Ads, No More Stalkers

So-called reminder ads track which products people have looked at online and then promote them across the web. In a blog post on Thursday, Google announced two new enhancements to Ads Settings: Reminde...More..

USITC blocks bid to impose 292% duty on CSeries jets
by | Saturday, January 27, 2018

USITC blocks bid to impose 292% duty on CSeries jets

Commerce Department's recommendation to slap Bombardier's C Series with a near 300 per cent duty on sales to American carriers on Friday. "Today's decision is a victory for innovation, competition, and the...More..

Diehard Bargain Hunter: Union Pacific Corporation (UNP), The Allstate Corporation (ALL)
by | Saturday, January 27, 2018

Diehard Bargain Hunter: Union Pacific Corporation (UNP), The Allstate Corporation (ALL)

The stock increased 0.15% or $0.11 during the last trading session, reaching $71.56. About 1.40M shares traded or 33.15% up from the average. Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE: UNP ) has risen 31.45% since Janu...More..

Billionaire casino owner and collector Steve Wynn accused of pervasive sexual misconduct
by | Saturday, January 27, 2018

Billionaire casino owner and collector Steve Wynn accused of pervasive sexual misconduct

The manicurist's allegations and the settlement payment are mentioned in a lawsuit brought by Elaine Wynn , who is seeking control of her stock in the Wynn Resorts company. In Trump's 1987 book The Art of t...More..

Facebook, Google hinder innovation, says investor George Soros at Davos
by | Saturday, January 27, 2018

Facebook, Google hinder innovation, says investor George Soros at Davos

He said his Open Society Foundation is funding more institutions in the US rather than the third world to ensure a Democratic victory in November. As the President was hosting a dinner for various business le...More..