Economy

by | April 22, 2017 | 14:50

Three flights were delayed early Monday morning and were heading to JFK in New York , Atlanta, and St. Paul. So, Atlanta-based Delta Air Lines decided to make it up to their passengers by ordering pizza. Typically before an expected snowstorm, Delta and other airlines can cancel flights a day or more in advance of the weather threat. This is not the first time Delta has thrown food at a problem: previous year, following a massive power outage that led to 2,300 canceled flights, the ...

by | April 22, 2017 | 14:45

Other ANC members in military uniforms who had been posted outside their party headquarters helped to escort the protesters to safety. DA leader Mmusi Maimane led a march to Mary Fitzgerald Square, Johannesburg, while others gathered on roads across the country, displaying banners and signs calling for the president's resignation.

by | April 22, 2017 | 14:42

Under Britain's winner-takes-all electoral system, the party which wins a majority of the 650 seats in the Westminster parliament forms a government and the party leader is formally appointed prime minister by the queen. Although Parliament will not be officially dissolved until early May, campaigning is already under way - with Lib Dem leader Tim Farron addressing a rally of activists in south-west London earlier on Wednesday.

by | April 22, 2017 | 14:39

The plan - which Trump said will be released Wednesday - will contain the administration's priorities, said one of the officials. "I'm also issuing two directives that instruct Secretary Mnuchin to review the damaging Dodd-Frank regulations that failed to hold Wall Street firms accountable", Trump said.

by | April 22, 2017 | 14:31

A power outage forced the closure of BART's Montgomery Station in San Francisco during Friday's morning rush hour and knocked out traffic lights from Union Square to the Marina District and the city's famed cable vehicle lines. The utility said it hopes to restore power by 1 p.m. for most customers. Another power outage in New York City caused major subway delays Friday morning.

by | April 22, 2017 | 14:22

As per the guidelines, service charge is totally voluntary and not mandatory now, said Food and Consumer Affairs Minister, Ram Vilas Paswan, as reported on a national news portal. Unless there is a legislation, restaurants will continue to levy service charge. "All employees are beneficiaries of service charge, not just waiters but also cooks, toilet attendants and cleaners".

by | April 22, 2017 | 14:20

US officials have been saying for weeks that North Korea could soon stage another nuclear bomb test, something both the United States and China have both warned against. "The Chinese often express frustration with North Korea , and disappointment". North Korean military participate in the celebration of the 70th anniversary of the founding of the ruling Workers' Party of Korea.

by | April 22, 2017 | 14:20

With the money came the agreement that the women would not file lawsuits or speak publicly about their allegations. Carlson received a $20 million settlement from 21st Century Fox in September. OANN, for example, is available in about 35 million households in the US, while Fox News is available in nearly 100 million. The news of his departure from Fox comes on the heels of an exodus of advertisers from his show's time slot.

by | April 22, 2017 | 14:13

Online commerce tracker Slice Intelligence, for example, reported last month that USA sales of Ivanka products on Amazon were up 332 percent in January and February compared to a year prior. "She needs to be careful", Mr Painter said. The scenario underscores how hard it is for the president's daughter, to separate business from politics in her new position at the White House.

by | April 22, 2017 | 14:12

British voters made a decision to leave the European Union in a referendum last year, signaling the end of the country's 44-year membership of the bloc. "We expect to have the Brexit guidelines adopted by the European Council on April 29 and following that the Brexit negotiating directives ready on May 22".

by | April 22, 2017 | 14:11

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., said of the rules change that won approval: "It will make the cooling saucer of the Senate considerably hotter, and I believe it will make the Supreme Court a more partisan place". Then McConnell raised a point of order, suggesting that Supreme Court nominees should not be subjected to a 60-vote threshold but instead a simple majority in the 100-member Senate.

by | April 22, 2017 | 14:11

Politico reports that Trump didn't ask for an assessment of why Syrian president Bashar al-Assad had used chemical weapons until after he had ordered his retaliatory strike. Trump has repeatedly issued ambiguous threats that if Beijing isn't willing to do more to squeeze the North, the US might take the matter into its own hands.

by | April 22, 2017 | 13:49

US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were up 12c, or 0.2%, to $50.56 a barrel. According to a U.S. Energy Information Administration report , U.S. This is while the USA total motor gasoline imports, including both finished gasoline and gasoline blending components, last week averaged 843,000 barrels per day, according to the report.

by | April 22, 2017 | 13:39

UK Parliament approves Prime Minister's early election callThe British Parliament approved a snap general election on Wednesday, even though general elections weren't due for another three years. Stressing that there should be no diminution of citizens' rights after Brexit potentially sets a high bar for any reciprocal deal since May is also determined to limit freedom of movement rules enshrined in European Union law.

by | April 22, 2017 | 13:39

According to German media outlets, if the explosives had killed a member of the team and the club's share price dropped, Sergej W could have gained up to €3.9m as a result of a large drop in Dortmund's shares. Prosecutors determined the stock purchases were made from the hotel's IP address. The blasts shattered bus windows and Spanish worldwide Marc Bartra, 26, broke his wrist, while a motorcycle police officer suffered inner ear damage from the blast.

by | April 22, 2017 | 13:23

The ISIS propaganda website stated the attacker was an ISIS fighter, claiming he went by the moniker "The Belgian". Cheurfi was being investigated by anti-terrorism authorities but was not on a watchlist of known radicals, police sources said .

by | April 22, 2017 | 13:21

Netflix added another 3.53 million subscribers internationally last quarter, along with 1.42 million in the U.S. Analysts expected 3.71 million net additions internationally and an additional 1.56 million customers in the U.S. Along with original shows like the Drew Barrymore-starring " Santa Clarita Diet " and "13 Reasons Why", the streaming company looks to continue its investment in areas like films and standup specials.

by | April 22, 2017 | 13:17

In the week since United Airlines made headlines when a ticketed passenger was aggressively hauled off his flight, the company has updated its crew travel policies to ensure passengers won't get booted and compensated all travelers on the fateful fight.

by | April 22, 2017 | 13:15

The stock was sold at an average price of $27.97, for a total value of $783,160.00. The most aggressive analyst on the name has a price target of $58. The highest EPS estimate is $0.24 and the lowest is $0.18. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was 0.04 Percent. This number is calculated by dividing a company's earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization by the company's enterprise value.

by | April 22, 2017 | 13:15

Louis in Game 4 of their first-round playoff series. "Just each game, myself personally, I feel like I've gotten better", Matthews said before the game. The Anaheim Ducks completed a series sweep over the Calgary Flames, as the Washington Capitals drew level with the Toronto Maple Leafs . In the second period, the Leafs cut the Capitals lead by one goal when a shot James van Riemsdyk hit defenceman Dmitry Orlov and made its way past Holtby.

by | April 22, 2017 | 13:12

What kind of strike was that again? " North Korea is the most risky and urgent threat to peace and security in the Asia-Pacific", Pence said . Ah. Pyongyang said it may test missiles on a weekly basis, and warned of "all-out war" if the United States takes military action. With escalated tensions on the Korean Peninsula, the vice president signaled that the Trump administration will not tolerate a nuclear DPRK.

by | April 22, 2017 | 13:11

The poll from Morning Consult - which was conducted after a passenger was violently dragged off a United flight last week - could spell trouble for the embattled airline. He also said that Dr Dao was "disruptive and belligerent". United Airlines has weathered a PR nightmare recently. . The practice has been questioned, however, since video of the United Express incident went viral.

by | April 22, 2017 | 13:08

Toronto Mayor John Tory, who met with Sousa and federal Finance Minister Bill Morneau on Tuesday to discuss housing affordability, welcomed an expansion of rent controls. "When young people can't afford their own apartment or can't imagine ever owning their own home, we know we have a problem", she said. The danger of governments imposing even more taxes on real estate (without increasing supply) is that they will be playing Russian roulette with the major asset of most homeowners - the ...

by | April 22, 2017 | 13:01

The retail tycoon will take charge of the chains after speculation had grown that he wanted to expand through strategic acquisitions. They have 50 stores in the United States selling sports and casual wear as well as camping equipment and clothing.

by | April 22, 2017 | 13:00

U.S. West Texas Intermediate ( WTI ) CLc1 fell by 19 cents to $52.88 a barrel, after touching a five-week high of $53.23. Brent crude futures were down 17 cents at $56.06 USA a barrel, having touched a one-month high of $56.65 U.S. US crude inventories hit a record 535.5 million barrels C-STK-T-EIA this month. While the OPEC secondary sources said Saudi output rose in March to 9.994 million bpd, Saudi Arabia reported to OPEC that it fell to 9.90 million bpd.

by | April 22, 2017 | 12:49

Gudlaugur Thór Thórdarson said it was in the interests of both sides to have unfettered trade in Europe "as it was before" Brexit, and that European attempts to punish Britain would rebound badly on the 27 remaining member states. "The European Parliament will vote against only if the citizens rights is outside". Stressing that there should be no diminution of citizens' rights after Brexit, he added: "For us it's important to ensure that Brexit does not have negative effects on their life ...

by | April 22, 2017 | 12:47

Immigration and security are also major, related issues in the election after a wave of terror attacks by individuals inspired by or working with the Islamic State, including a December 2015 terror strike which left 130 people dead in Paris .

by | April 22, 2017 | 12:44

OPEC will meet on May 25 to consider extending the reduction beyond June. Crude oil for May delivery on the New York Mercantile Exchange gained 1 cent, or 0.02%, to trade at $53.41 barrel by 10:40AM ET (14:40GMT) compared to $53.47 ahead of the report.

by | April 22, 2017 | 12:44

On Wednesday, participants in a Morning Consult poll were asked to pick a United or American Airlines flight between New York City and Chicago. The Airline Passenger Protection Act, introduced by Republican Illinois state Representative Peter Breen, came after Dr.

by | April 22, 2017 | 12:44

That is not who our family at United is. United Airlines has faced backlash for their treatment of passengers on overbooked flights. 'We can't do that'. The flight on Sunday was from Chicago's O'Hare International Airport to Louiseville in Kentucky . A few hours later, the Department of Aviation announced it had placed the two other officers involved incident on leave "until further notice".

by | April 22, 2017 | 12:41

An earlier report by the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation said pressure in the well had caused the well assembly and equipment to "jack up", or rise, three to four feet, hampering efforts to shut off the gas leak. Specialists deployed by Boots and Coots, a well control company, were arriving in the area yesterday to help seal the well. The spokesperson Brett Clanton, from BP's official team present there said the crew members used infrared cameras to see the condition of the ...

by | April 22, 2017 | 12:34

Mounting tensions between North Korea and the United States and the looming French presidential elections are keeping investors away from making risky bets. Before the open, stocks were cautiously higher as selling pressure associated with the upcoming French election was mitigated by upbeat first quarter results from Dow component stocks Visa ( V ) and General Election ( GE ).

by | April 22, 2017 | 12:25

Data released Wednesday by the Energy Information Administration (EIA) showed that USA commercial crude inventories decreased by one million barrels from one week ago, falling to 532.3 million. That could indicate fading strains from an oversupplied market, though US crude oil production continues its build beyond 9 million barrels per day, offsetting the decline in oil inventories to some extent.

by | April 22, 2017 | 12:24

But bank executives turned a blind eye to the practice. The report has been in the works since September, when Wells acknowledged that its employees opened up to 2 million checking and credit card accounts without customers' authorization.

by | April 22, 2017 | 12:15

Therefore 22% are positive. ASOS Plc had 186 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has "Overweight" rating by Barclays Capital given on Monday, April 4. Therefore 44% are positive. Pagegroup PLC has a one year low of GBX 353.20 and a one year high of GBX 564.00. They now have a GBX 4.30 ($0.05) price target on the stock.