• Officers Fired in United Incident
Officers Fired in United Incident

Inspector General Joseph Ferguson's office revealed the disciplinary action in its quarterly report on Tuesday. They were identified only as an aviation security officer and a sergeant. In July, it decided the Chicago Police Department would respond to airport disturbance calls over security officers. The Aviation Department is also subsequen...

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  • Flight 666 Safely Arrives In HEL On Friday The 13th
Flight 666 Safely Arrives In HEL On Friday The 13th

Finnair has chosen to retire the official flight number, AY666, for the past 11 years, AY666 has flown to HEL 21 times on Friday the 13th, a spokesperson for the airline said to The Telegraph . According to the delighted Helsinki Airport, that's 13 doubled. But for flying professionals, the flight with the bravest passengers in the sky is just...

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  • TransCanada Ends Two Pipeline Projects, Citing 'Changed Circumstances'
TransCanada Ends Two Pipeline Projects, Citing 'Changed Circumstances'

Realizing that Energy East would never be allowed if its full climate impact was accounted for, TransCanada has walked away from the project. Calgary-based TransCanada said it's abandoning the project after a careful review of changed circumstances.

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  • Las Vegas Shooting: What We Know About Marilou Danley
Las Vegas Shooting: What We Know About Marilou Danley

Before the Las Vegas attack, a man named Stephen Paddock booked rooms in a Chicago hotel that overlooked the site of the August Lollapalooza music festival, a spokeswoman for Chicago's Blackstone Hotel said in an e-mail. Lombard said his client was cooperating fully with authorities. An FBI official in Las Vegas said no one has been taken...

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  • UPS, FedEx stocks fall after report of Amazon testing new delivery service
UPS, FedEx stocks fall after report of Amazon testing new delivery service

While Bloomberg said this development doesn't necessarily cut UPS and FedEx out, Wall Street's reaction to the news, which caused shares for the delivery giants to tumble, suggests the move is expected to have negative effects on their businesses.

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  • USA expels 15 Cuban diplomats
USA expels 15 Cuban diplomats

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson added that the expulsions were happening "due to Cuba's failure to take appropriate steps to protect our diplomats in accordance with its obligations under the Vienna Convention". Though bona fide diplomats have also been affected, it wasn't until U.S. spies, working out of the embassy under diplomatic cover, re...

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  • South Korea expects in mid-October, the provocations from the DPRK
South Korea expects in mid-October, the provocations from the DPRK

There Are 25 million people living in Seoul, just 35 miles from the North Korean border. "Since the United States declared war on our country, we will have every right to make countermeasures, including the right to shoot down the U.S. Pyongyang conducted its sixth and largest nuclear test on Sept 3 and has launched dozens of missiles this year a...

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  • South Korea expects more North Korea provocations mid-October
South Korea expects more North Korea provocations mid-October

The reaction came in response to the U.S.' recent military intervention in North Korea . Dunford said Pyongyang will have a nuclear-capable intercontinental ballistic missile "soon", and it was only a matter of a "very short time". Calls for Twitter to curtail Trump's use of the platform are not new. "We hope the USA and North Korean politicians...

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  • Labour embroiled in fresh anti-Semitism row
Labour embroiled in fresh anti-Semitism row

Mandatory bond-for-share swaps, approved by Parliament, would compensate the private firms involved, but would be far cheaper than the GBP200 billion cost to the taxpayer of continuing to pay out on the contracts over the decades to come. Activists were also claimed to have cheered calls for Jewish and pro-Israel groups to be expelled from the part...

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  • Abe cites 'national crisis' in calling an early election
Abe cites 'national crisis' in calling an early election

In parallel to the announcement of the dissolution of the lower house of parliament on 28 September, Abe unveiled Tokyo's supplementary budget for the current fiscal year, as was standard practice. "Can we continue letting [the existing lawmakers] handle politics?" "Japan is facing a hard time considering the situation in North Korea". Despite ...

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  • Krul to be Kind - Dutch Goalkeeper Tim Krul Signs for the Seagulls
Krul to be Kind - Dutch Goalkeeper Tim Krul Signs for the Seagulls

The 24-year-old Nigeria global joined the Etihad Stadium outfit from Austrian Wien this summer after notching 17 goals in 33 games in the Austrian Bundesliga last campaign. "It's not being detrimental to anybody, but there are a group of six or seven teams that are going to be more hard to get results against", Hughton said .

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  • Ryanair's O'Leary Apologizes For Mass Cancellations
Ryanair's O'Leary Apologizes For Mass Cancellations

Ryanair said it was working to find solutions for the thousands of affected passengers, but also indicated that it would not be willing to place them on a suitable flight on a different carrier. Despite Monday's apology given by chief executive Michael O'Leary, with promises of compensation, Ryanair customers have expressed outrage over the cance...

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  • Ryanair pilots: No thanks to €12000 bonuses for working backlogged holiday days
Ryanair pilots: No thanks to €12000 bonuses for working backlogged holiday days

This new development comes at a time when there growing news reports of pilots trying to re-negotiate their contracts with the airline and discussing the possibility of "mass sick days". Ryanair's O'Leary has told shareholders that 75% of passengers with cancelled flights have been rebooked and refunded. Pilots are not treated as the highly trai...

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  • Dollar trades sideways as investors await Fed's policy signals
Dollar trades sideways as investors await Fed's policy signals

In Europe, the Stoxx 600 Index ended Friday with a slide of 0.3 percent from the previous day's close. Analysts said the market will also be looking for clues of whether the Fed will raise rates in December. Financial stocks benefited from a rising U.S. Treasury yields, with the yield on benchmark 10-year notes at 2.222 percent. The oil ref...

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  • Cereal maker Post buying Bob Evans Farms in $1.53B deal
Cereal maker Post buying Bob Evans Farms in $1.53B deal

Annual EPS Growth of past 5 years is -18.40%. 06/25/2015 - Bob Evans Farms, Inc . was upgraded to "buy" by analysts at Miller Tabak. Sidoti initiated it with "Buy" rating and $60 target in Wednesday, May 11 report. Hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. About 4.52M shares traded or 1250.40% up from the average. Followin...

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  • Google could make a billion-dollar bet on Uber's biggest competitor
Google could make a billion-dollar bet on Uber's biggest competitor

The investment, which hasn't been finalized, could be as much as $1 billion, according to Bloomberg . Google's funding of Lyft is notable however, because its self-driving vehicle division Waymo is now locked in a bitter legal dispute with Uber .

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  • Oil hits $50 as it nears the August high. A few questions
Oil hits $50 as it nears the August high. A few questions

East Coast total motor gasoline inventories in the week ending September 1, 2017 fell by 2.2 million barrels, or 3.5%, compared with the previous week. Harvey, which first trampled communities in South Texas at landfall August 25 and then flooded the Greater Houston area as it stalled on the Gulf Coast, caused substantial electricity outages, as p...

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  • Volkswagen Group to offer electric versions of every model by 2030
Volkswagen Group to offer electric versions of every model by 2030

Dieter Zetsche, his counterpart at Daimler AG, said he regrets that consumers have lost trust in diesel. "We need to improve profits considerably in the USA", he said, as the automaker prepares for "the next phase" of electric, connected and autonomous vehicles.

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  • China Fossil Fuel Deadline Shifts Focus to Electric Cars
China Fossil Fuel Deadline Shifts Focus to Electric Cars

Such a plan, he added, would "certainly bring profound changes for our auto industry's development". Chinese authorities plan to ban the production of cars with petrol and diesel engines. France is also committed of phasing out fossil fuel cars by July 2040 . China is also planning to introduce a credit system for automakers. The ban wo...

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  • Google appeals against 2.4-billion euro fine in European Union court
Google appeals against 2.4-billion euro fine in European Union court

A court battle between Brussels and Google could take years to resolve and adds to an increasingly bitter row between the U.S. giant and European countries. Margrethe Vestager, the EU's competition commissioner had said that Google's activity was "illegal under European Union antitrust rules". "And most importantly, it denied European consumers a...

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  • Here's the Amazon Echo Deal of the Year
Here's the Amazon Echo Deal of the Year

Beginning in October the 10 stores will be the areas of Los Angeles and Chicago where can customers can walk into a Kohl's location and go to the Amazon Smart Home section and purchase Amazon products. Same-store sales - a metric used to evaluate the sales of retail stores - dropped 0.4 percent at Kohl's last quarter. United has announced ...

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  • Satellites show Hurricane Katia not moving much
Satellites show Hurricane Katia not moving much

National Hurricane Center (NHC) said. Maximum sustained winds are near 45 miles per hour (75 km/h) with higher gusts. French President Emmanuel Macron says he expects that victims and heavy damages will be discovered when Hurricane Irma has left the islands of Saint Martin and Saint Barthelemy in the French West Indies.

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  • Cabinet reshuffle underway? Uma Bharti, 3 others quit, more likely to go
Cabinet reshuffle underway? Uma Bharti, 3 others quit, more likely to go

Among the ministers who resigned, Pandey was named the Uttar Pradesh BJP chief earlier in the day, and insiders said that Rudy may also be allotted organisational responsibilities. Sources said they were summoned for their views on who the next BJP chief in UP should be. Rudy told CNN-News18 that he was resigning to focus on "party organisation...

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  • Expedia picks CFO Okerstrom to replace Khosrowshahi as CEO
Expedia picks CFO Okerstrom to replace Khosrowshahi as CEO

Uber has finally decided on Dara Khosrowshahi as its new leader. Khosrowshahi will replace Travis Kalanick , who resigned as Uber CEO in June after a string of embarrassing scandals in 2017 prompted investors to pressure the founder to step down.

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  • Ford and Domino's team up for self-driving pizza deliveries
Ford and Domino's team up for self-driving pizza deliveries

Firstly, the experimental Ford self-driving auto (or Ford Fusion Hybrid Autonomous Research Vehicle, as they call it) will in fact be driven by a human safety engineer (in other words, a driver). As of press time, Domino's had not responded to inquiries from Pizza Marketplace. Customers will be able to track the delivery process via the Domin...

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