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India to temporarily allocate Jet Airways slots to…

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Extending previous session's losses, the airline's shares plunged as much as 23.17 per cent to hit a 10-year low of Rs 126.65 on the National Stock Exchange. Consequently, with immediate effect, Jet Airways is compelled to cancel all its worldwide and domestic flights. Last week, the airline had already signed leasing agreements for 16 737. Read More »

Stop & Shop Workers on Day 9 of Strike

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For nine days, UFCW members at 240 Stop & Shop stores in Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and CT have joined in solidarity demanding a fair contract. D'Aniello, 47, lives in Pittsfield and has worked for Stop & Shop for 25 years. They say the company, which made $2 billion past year, wants to take away pensions and vacations and triple their health care costs. State Representative Paul Mark of the 2nd Berkshire district - also a Democrat - made an appearance at the strike over the weekend. Read More »

Elizabeth Warren unveils $640 billion college debt forgiveness plan

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The Massachusetts senator says the proposal unveiled Monday would eliminate nearly all student loan debt for 42 million Americans, canceling $50,000 in debt for each person with household income under $100,000. Under her plan, Warren says, over 75% of Americans will see that debt vanish "entirely". "Higher education opened a million doors for me", Warren writes. Read More »

Iowa unemployment rate stands at 2.4%

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The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in Los Angeles County dipped to 4.4% in March from a revised 4.7% in February and below the 4.7% of March 2018, the state Employment Development Department reported today. And the total job count for IL in March was up by 47,400 compared to a year ago. Employment in the financial activities sector was unchanged. Preliminary BLS data for April 2019 will be released on May 16, 2019. Read More »

No more sanction waivers for India, 7 others on Iranian oil

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The waivers for sanctions will expire on May 2. "We are going to zero, we're going to zero across the board". Bolton and officials in the Energy Department have argued that it's time for the administration to make good on its desire to push Iran's oil exports to zero. Read More »

Central Intelligence Agency warning over Huawei

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Furthermore, Talaat revealed that Egypt is keen on coordinating with the Chinese company in artificial intelligence (AI), as well as technology transfer, and the 5G network service. The company has said that such concerns by governments are unfounded. Despite the budding trade war between the United States and China, Huawei seems to be in top shape heading into 2019. Read More »

Tesla investigating incident of car catching fire in Shanghai

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In January, Tesla recalled over 14,000 Model S cars in China as part of the global automotive sector's effort to replace potentially risky airbags made by Japan's Takata. We are actively liasing with the relevant departments and cooperating with the verification of the situation. " According to current information, there are no casualties". Read More »

White House aims to reduce Iranian oil exports to 'zero'

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The decision is meant to bring Irans oil exports to zero, denying its principal source of revenue, Sanders said in a statement. The United States, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates "have agreed to take timely action to assure that global demand is met as all Iranian oil is removed from the market", the White House said. Read More »

OKEx Decides Not to Delist Bitcoin Satoshi Vision

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The drop is seen to have been spurred by the delisting of Bitcoin SV on Binance and ShapeShift after Craig Wright and Calvin Ayre, the proponents behind BSV , issuing legal notices to those denouncing Wright as a fraud . A strong reaction to the delisting has also emerged and claims of censorship were at the forefront of the argument. Kraken also confirmed that exchange will cease trading on all Bitcoin SV trading pairs starting from May 1st, and will allow to withdraw infamous ... Read More »

Canopy Growth Corp (CGC) Stock Higher on Pot Option

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Upon exercise of the Right , the total consideration payable pursuant to the transaction is valued at approximately US$3.4 billion on a fully-diluted basis. The two companies will continue to operate as independent companies until marijuana is legalized. Due to the scope of the proposed transaction , Canopy Growth and Constellation Brands have amended the investor rights agreement . Read More »

Easter Egg Hunt and Bunny Run this Saturday in Apple Valley

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A local church has hidden 300 golden Easter eggs across Bakersfield as part of a city-wide Easter egg hunt. On Saturday, you could take the kids to an Easter Eggstravaganza Egg Hunt at Renfrew Park Community Centre , starting at 2pm. For another chance to meet the big bunny himself, head to the Outlets At Silverthorne Blue Village, next to the LOFT Outlet, for a photo opportunity and petting zoo. Read More »

Pinterest founder has billion reasons to celebrate float

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Zoom raised $517.5 million from investors before its Thursday IPO , and entered the public market as a rare profitable tech company . "There's a lot coming down the pipe", Morgan added. Pinterest's current list of investors reads like a who's who of marquee Silicon Valley investors, including names like Bessemer Venture Partners, Andreessen Horowitz, and Valiant Capital Partners. Read More »

Easter Egg Hunt This Saturday in Gray Summit

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There will be no shortage of Easter eggs to be tracked down around the region in the next few days. Once eager Easter egg hunters have collected five eggs, they'll be able to redeem them for a treat bag filled with goodies (while supplies last). Read More »

What's open and closed in Brampton Easter weekend

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Shopping Centres: In NSW and SA, expect the majority of major shopping centres to be closed. Though Good Friday is not necessarily an official holiday, Country Living has reported that, "Some states, such as Texas, recognize Good Friday as an optional holiday, which means state offices are not required to be open". Read More »

Oil Extends Gains After China Data

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Oil prices rose 1 percent on Tuesday, as fighting in Libya and falling Venezuelan and Iranian exports raised concerns over tightening global supply, but uncertainty surrounding an OPEC-led production cut limited gains. Brent oil hit a 2019 high above $72 a barrel on Wednesday, propelled by steady economic growth in China and a fall in USA crude stocks which defied expectations and signaled firm demand, while global supply remained tight. Read More »

Kia HabaNiro: spicy BEV revealed at the New York Motor Show

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Also, if we've learned anything from Tesla, wacky doors on a auto regular people buy are not a good idea. Kia hasn't provided many details about the electric powertrain, only saying that it features two motors and an all-electric range (AER-no, seriously, it used an acronym for that, too) upwards of 300 miles. Read More »

Easter weekend: Club opening hours

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All pools are closed on Monday, April 22, except the Pan Am Pool, which will be open from 10 a.m.to 2 p.m., and the Cindy Klassen Recreation Complex, which will be open from 2 p.m.to 6 p.m. The Winnipeg Art Gallery is closed Friday and Monday. Saskatoon Public Library: All branches closed. Sunday, April 21 - 9 a.m.to 5 p.m. Regular Social Services operations will resume on Tuesday, April 23, 2019. Read More »

Spec Hyundai Venue unveiled

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It will be trained to understand Indian-English and offer 33 features, most of which are specifically designed for India. Debuts Blue Link Internet connected auto tech for Hyundai in India. Only India-spec Maruti Brezza and Tata Nexon have been crash tested yet, getting 4 and 5 star rating respectively. Being an HD unit will result in better images and will be boon during sat-nav usage due to its crisp resolution. Read More »

21 charged in 'car2go' rental vehicle thefts in Chicago

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Car2Go reassured their customers that this was not a hacking and "no personal or confidential member information has been compromised". Car2go is owned by luxury carmaker Daimler, manufacturer of Mercedes-Benz, and DriveNow, the car-sharing venture owned by BMW. Read More »

Stop & Shop apologizes for limited offerings during strike

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The United Food and Commercial Workers strike affects hundreds of stores across Rhode Island, Massachusetts and CT. He promised to walk the picket line in solidarity with Stop & Shop workers once his medical issue is resolved. Many stores remain open with temporary workers. The current state of Stop & Shop should be a legitimate concern for the company. Negotiations between the union and the company are ongoing. Read More »

Pakistan's Finance Minister Asad Umar quits ahead of International Monetary Fund deal

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The current Finance Minister of Pakistan, Asad Umar has made a decision to step down from his post. On Thursday morning, Asad Umar took on Twitter and announced that he is leaving the Finance Minister's post. Pakistan has so far received a total of Dollars 9.1 billion in financial aid packages from friendly countries like China, Saudi Arabia and the UAE during the current fiscal year. Read More »

Fake Amazon reviews handing unknown brands an SEO bump, says Which?

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But Amazon has downplayed the matter by stating that it is using an impeccable automated technology to slash out fake reviews. A spokesman said: "Amazon invests significant resources to protect the integrity of reviews in our store because we know customers value the insights and experiences shared by fellow shoppers". Read More »

Amazon Said to Close Its Chinese Online Store by Mid-July

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The dedicated Amazon China platform will close in July, meaning shoppers will no longer be able to buy goods listed by third-party local suppliers. Within the next 90 days, Amazon.cn will cool off support for all its domestic dealers. According to consumer research firm iResearch Global, Alibaba's "Tmall" and JD.com controlled 82% of the Chinese e-commerce market a year ago. Alibaba in January reported its lowest quarterly earnings growth since 2016, while JD.com is responding to the ... Read More »

Watch 10 Boston Dynamics SpotMini robots pull a truck

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The doglike robots from Boston Dynamics are back with another video, but this time the video is less about virality and more focused on demonstrating the machines' raw power. SpotMini will be the first commercialized product Boston Dynamics built from start to finish. The company said SpotMini weighed 30kg, was all electric and depending on what it was doing, could go 90 minutes on a single charge. Read More »

Genesis Downsizes with Mint Concept

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The concept was created through a collaboration between the brand's design studios in Germany, USA and South Korea. "The Mint Concept instantly finds goal and meaning in the city, just as so many people who call the world's most densely populated metropolises home". Read More »

Facebook uploaded email contacts of 1.5m users without consent

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For example, posts from several million users who wanted them to be only view able to their Facebook friends were shared publicly, making them visible to the whole world. Shortly after, Business Insider reported that, for users who entered their passwords, Facebook was also harvesting contact details - apparently a hangover from an earlier feature that Facebook had built expressly to take contacts with permission - except in this new implementation, users had not given consent. Read More »

North Korea's Kim Jong Un tests new tactical guided weapon -KCNA

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Experts said in November Kim wanted to shift the mainstay of the North's conventional military power from a almost 1.3 million-strong army to high-tech weapons. DPRK leader Kim Jong Un supervised the test. This is not the first time Pompeo has felt the heat of North Korean ire: He was accused of making "gangster-like demands" last July shortly after a visit to Pyongyang. Read More »

United States monitor detects activity at North Korea nuclear site

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The test comes during an apparent deadlock in nuclear disarmament talks after the failed summit in Hanoi between Kim and President Donald Trump earlier this year. Japan's Jiji Press, quoting a Russian diplomatic source, said it was "99 percent" certain that Putin and Kim will meet next Wednesday in Vladivostok. Read More »

Gen 2020 Subaru Outback carries on its rugged legacy

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Will the SUV shatter your expectations or be a letdown? Opt for the new 2.4-liter, 260-hp turbo-4 and Subaru slaps an XT badge to the tailgate of new Onyx Edition , Limited, and Touring trims. Segment-exclusive DriverFocus Distraction Mitigation System uses a dedicated infrared camera and facial recognition technology to identify signs of driver fatigue or distraction and provides audio and visual warnings to alert the driver and passengers. Read More »

Voluntary recall of some Chewy Chips Ahoy cookies

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Mondelez Global LLC has issued a voluntary recall of some of its Chips Ahoy cookies over concerns the product contains "an unexpected solidified ingredient". 0 44000 03223 4 and best by dates of 07SEP2019, 08SEP2019, 14SEP2019 and 15SEP2019. Consumers who have the product should not eat them. For more information, contact the company at 844-366-1171. Read More »

Food chain to sell cannabis-infused cheeseburger on 4/20

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Carl's Jr.is testing out a cannabis burger to stay at the forefront of the CBD trend. For one day only, the fast food chain will test a CBD-infused burger in Denver, CNBC reports . The Beyond Burger at Carl's Jr. "If anyone is going to do it, I would want Carl's Jr.to do it", Trevino said of the prospect of launching a CBD-infused menu item nationally. Read More »

Facebook to halt Messenger P2P money tranfers in UK, France

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The company says it will focus its efforts on experiences that people find more useful and is now informing users who used the feature for the upcoming changes. But the service will continue in the United States, and users will still be able to make charitable donations in Europe. The information comes from Engadget , who it from Facebook itself. Read More »

UK Annual Inflation Stable at 1.9%

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Elsewhere in England, house prices in the North West showed the strongest annual growth, at 4.0% in the year to February, followed by the West Midlands which saw a 2.9% annual increase. Falling inflation, rising wages and the lowest unemployment since 1975 have boosted household incomes. "That reflects a slow recovery from a decade-long wage squeeze and, perhaps, a willingness to look through the apparently never-ending uncertainty that is Brexit". Read More »