Regional American Airlines carrier cancels 100s of flights

The director of aviation for Dayton International Airport told local news station WHIOTV that American Airlines would not fully recover from the cancellations until Sunday. Charlotte Airport tweeted that it was "all quiet on Concourse E" just before ... More..

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Sheriff: 1 deputy killed, 1 critical in shooting
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Sheriff: 1 deputy killed, 1 critical in shooting

The suspect was also struck in the shooting. The other deputy is in critical condition. The Rev. Vernon Howard, president of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference of Greater Kansas City, said he has ma...More..

Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes resigns from firm she founded
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes resigns from firm she founded

Along with Holmes, Ramesh "Sunny" Balwani , former president of Theranos, is being charged by the DOJ as well. She was also barred from serving as an officer or director of a public company for 10 years. But w...More..

Trump approves tariffs on $50 billion worth of Chinese goods
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Trump approves tariffs on $50 billion worth of Chinese goods

Renegotiating America's trade deals to reduce deficits was a major promise of Trump's presidential campaign. President Donald Trump on Friday imposed tariffs on $50 billion worth of mostly high-tech impor...More..

by | Friday, June 15, 2018

McDonald’s to Scrap Plastic Straws in United Kingdom and Ireland

The activist group SumOfUs estimates that every day, McDonald's alone dispenses millions of plastic straws that customers soon discard, leaving them to litter beaches or clog waterways and fill trash dumps. An ...More..

Kellogg's announce cereal recall due to potential presence of Salmonella
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Kellogg's announce cereal recall due to potential presence of Salmonella

The recalled 15.3-ounce packages have a UPC code of 38000 39103 and the 23-ounce packages 38000 14810. Honey Smacks cereal fans, beware. The agency said 30 of the 39 people interviewed about the foods they ...More..

$60/Hour Needed To Afford 2-Bedroom San Francisco Apartment
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

$60/Hour Needed To Afford 2-Bedroom San Francisco Apartment

A minimum-wage worker would have to put in lots of overtime to be able to afford a modest, two-bedroom apartment anywhere in the country. The national housing wage for a modest one-bedroom apartment is $17.90...More..

China trade tensions escalate as Trump approves $50bn of tariffs
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

China trade tensions escalate as Trump approves $50bn of tariffs

Trump has already slapped tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from Canada, Mexico and European allies, and his proposed tariffs against China risk starting a trade war involving the world's two biggest ec...More..

Bitcoin’s price was artificially inflated last year, researchers say
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Bitcoin’s price was artificially inflated last year, researchers say

The US Commodities and Futures Trading Commission issued subpoenas to Bitfinex and Tether last December, according to Bloomberg . "Due to the semi-transparent nature of the blockchain, we are able to use ext...More..

Elon Musk’s Boring Company gets Chicago airport loop contract
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Elon Musk’s Boring Company gets Chicago airport loop contract

The company has stated that its electric pods would travel at 125-150 miles per hour. The skates will travel at up to 150mph and take 12 minutes end to end at an estimated cost of $20 to $25 per ride, accord...More..

Jaguar Land Rover to move production of Discovery from United Kingdom to Slovakia
by | Thursday, June 14, 2018

Jaguar Land Rover to move production of Discovery from United Kingdom to Slovakia

These will be the next Range Rover and Range Rover Sport , which will be built on an all-new architecture. The plant in Nitra is expected to launch production in late 2018. The carmaker will move all Disco...More..

Former propaganda artists for North Korea denounce Trump-Kim meeting
by | Thursday, June 14, 2018

Former propaganda artists for North Korea denounce Trump-Kim meeting

After hours of discussions, the two men signed an agreement committing the United States to unspecified "security guarantees" in exchange for a denuclearized Korean peninsula. In March, the North Korean leader ...More..

Fed raises interest rates as unemployment nears record lows
by | Thursday, June 14, 2018

Fed raises interest rates as unemployment nears record lows

The Federal Reserve took note of a resilient USA economy Wednesday by raising its benchmark interest rate for the second time this year and signalling that it may step up its pace of rate increases. Inflati...More..

Fed raises key interest rate and sees possible acceleration in hikes
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Fed raises key interest rate and sees possible acceleration in hikes

Powell was speaking at a press conference after the Fed announced its decision to raise interest rates. Fed officials expect to raise interest rates at least once more in 2018 and had been split on a possibl...More..

by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Trump Declares Oil Prices 'Too High,' Blames OPEC

Donald Trump and Iran exchanged sharp words over oil prices on Wednesday, with Tehran accusing the US president of contributing to volatile prices after he withdraw from a global nuclear arms deal last month. S...More..

Uber submits patent to detect drunken app users
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Uber submits patent to detect drunken app users

It also calculates the time the rider has interacted with the Uber app. The company has reportedly applied for a patent for a piece of technology that would use machine learning to identify drunk customers....More..

North Korea praises Donald Trump's 'enthusiasm' after historic summit
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

North Korea praises Donald Trump's 'enthusiasm' after historic summit

Despite Trump's optimism following his summit with Kim, many remained skeptical that North Korea , infamous on the world stage for making empty promises, especially when it comes to its nuclear program, woul...More..

Uber: Lesbian couple kicked out by 'homophobic' driver for kissing
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Uber: Lesbian couple kicked out by 'homophobic' driver for kissing

Allen Fromberg, spokesman for the New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission, said the city does not regulate behaviour in Uber cars - but added that what the driver had done was "unacceptable and repugnant"...More..

Germany orders Daimler to recall 238,000 diesel vehicles
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Germany orders Daimler to recall 238,000 diesel vehicles

The KBA mentioned that it believed Daimler had equipped the device in the majority of its " Euro 6 " classified diesel engines, meaning that at minimum, vehicles manufactured after September 2014 when the pol...More..

Amazon Prime Savings Come To Whole Foods Stores In 10 More States
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Amazon Prime Savings Come To Whole Foods Stores In 10 More States

Amazon's invasion of Whole Foods Market will continue unabated this week. The service launched earlier this year with plans for expansion across the USA throughout 2018. In May, the company said it was planni...More..

AT&T approval boosts stocks of possible merger targets
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

AT&T approval boosts stocks of possible merger targets

However, AT&T has argued that making such a deal would be necessary to compete against other tech companies. In a complete rebuke of the Justice Department's arguments, Leon sided with AT&T and did not appr...More..

Tesla layoffs: Elon Musk says job cuts required to fuel profits
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Tesla layoffs: Elon Musk says job cuts required to fuel profits

Musk says Tesla is making the move now so it never has to do it again. Tesla shares, which are up almost 10 percent on the year, rose on news of the job cuts. Home Depot's relationship with Tesla will c...More..

Trump vents anger on North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies, European Union and Canada's Trudeau
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Trump vents anger on North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies, European Union and Canada's Trudeau

Bruce Heyman, a former US ambassador to Canada, tweeted that Mr. Navarro should "formally and publicly apologize to Justin Trudeau and more importantly the Canadian people for his insulting and inapprop...More..

Paving for pizza: Domino's fills potholes in DE, more cities
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Paving for pizza: Domino's fills potholes in DE, more cities

Domino's announced it had already worked to fix roads in Burbank, Calif.; Bartonville, Texas; Milford, Del.; and Athens, Ga. Domino's Pizza is exhausted of delivering its mediocre pizzas on bumpy roads. D...More..

Tesla’s Newest Car Will Have Rocket Thrusters
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Tesla’s Newest Car Will Have Rocket Thrusters

A spate of recent crashes has brought the system under regulatory scrutiny. He's tweeted that the latest Autopilot software rolling out is "fully fixed in August update as part of our long-awaited Tesla ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Elon Musk's 'not a flamethrower' devices show up on eBay for thousands

The devices, priced at United States dollars 500 (approximately Rs 33,700) apiece, are being marketed and sold through Musk's other company, The Boring Company , which was set up in order to set up a subterran...More..

Trump, Kim sign
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Trump, Kim sign "comprehensive" document (with joint statement)

In a video footage, Trump was seen leaving the Paya Lebar Air Base tarmac in the Presidential Beast, a vehicle that is flown around the globe for a US President's visits. "The United States and the DPRK com...More..

Final preparations underway ahead of landmark Trump-Kim summit
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Final preparations underway ahead of landmark Trump-Kim summit

Members of the USA delegation, including U.S. secretary of state Mike Pompeo, right, and John Bolton, national security adviser, left, and North Korean advisers watch a television screen showing the meeting. ...More..

Negotiators scramble to put something together for Trump and Kim
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Negotiators scramble to put something together for Trump and Kim

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said the delegations were "rapidly" making progress, but it will come down to the meeting between the two leaders. White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Sung...More..

Kim Trump summit: Leaders meet in Singapore
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Kim Trump summit: Leaders meet in Singapore

What are the talks about? -North Korea summit in Singapore . "They have to de-nuke". Two translators will be joining them. He would not say whether that included the possibility of withdrawing USA troop...More..