Air India air hostess falls off aircraft while closing door, condition critical

A source claimed that the Air India woman crew member fell off the plane while she was closing the door for the pushback when she lost control and fell from the aircraft. The airline termed the incident "unfortunate". "Lobo is conscious. She fell dow... More..

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Sears files for bankruptcy
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

Sears files for bankruptcy

The last man standing while storied Chicago competitors like Wieboldt's, Montgomery Ward and Carson Pirie Scott fell by the wayside, Sears survived the Great Depression, adapted as its shoppers traded catalogs ...More..

Newspaper: Turkey has audio of writer’s killing
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

Newspaper: Turkey has audio of writer’s killing

Trump added the United States "would be very upset and angry if that were the case". Could it be them? He told CBS: "We're going to get to the bottom of it". "Nobody's seen it yet". Rubio declined to rule...More..

'The Fed has gone crazy' with interest rate hikes
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

'The Fed has gone crazy' with interest rate hikes

For much of the last couple of years, short-term interest rates, which the Fed controls directly, have risen much faster than longer-term rates, which are set based on global supply and demand for bonds. He sha...More..

Social Security gets a 2.8% increase
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Social Security gets a 2.8% increase

All increases in Social Security benefits are determined by the CPI, which rose by 0.1 percent in September. The government released the figures after the U.S. Recipients will get a 2.8% boost in 2019, hi...More..

Amazon gives workers another pay bump to make up for lost bonuses
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Amazon gives workers another pay bump to make up for lost bonuses

The company's senior vice president, Dave Clark, announced that employees would receive a pay rise that puts their minimum wage at $15 an hour. Amazon workers last week criticized the company for eliminating ...More..

Mortgage rates hit 7-year high amid slowing housing market
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Mortgage rates hit 7-year high amid slowing housing market

The Market Composite Index, a measure of mortgage loan application volume, fell 1.7% on a seasonally adjusted basis and slipped 2% on an unadjusted basis. The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) shar...More..

Chinese stocks tumble to multi-year lows after Wall St rout
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Chinese stocks tumble to multi-year lows after Wall St rout

Tech stocks , which were caught in the trade war crossfire last week, suffered again today. The Taiwan stock market index Taiex fell by 6.28%. Shanghai stocks have declined 7.6 percent this month. Those o...More..

Fracking to start in Lancashire after legal challenge fails
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Fracking to start in Lancashire after legal challenge fails

The failed legal challenge was brought by an environmental campaigner who claimed Lancashire County Council's emergency response planning and procedures were inadequate. Cuadrilla's first attempts to frack in L...More..

FDA Expands Investigation Of Illegal E-Cigarette Marketing To Kids
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

FDA Expands Investigation Of Illegal E-Cigarette Marketing To Kids

E-cigarettes are now the most commonly used tobacco product among US youth. The FDA called the mailing an extension of its Youth Tobacco Prevention Plan - an initiative to keep minors away from tobacco produc...More..

Canadian beauty chain Deciem abruptly closes after founder's Instagram video
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Canadian beauty chain Deciem abruptly closes after founder's Instagram video

In a video posted to Instagram, Truaxe speaks of " major criminal activity " from the backseat of a auto, next to two men he says are colleagues. It followed the founder's announcement that he was taking over...More..

BMW plans to take control of China joint venture
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

BMW plans to take control of China joint venture

Effective July 2018, access to full reports will only be available with a subscription. Over the past decade, BMW rapidly expanded in China, selling 560,000 of its luxury BMW 3 Series sedans, X1 and X3 SU...More..

United Kingdom government slashes subsidies for hybrid and electric cars
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

United Kingdom government slashes subsidies for hybrid and electric cars

The RAC and AA motoring groups said the change was a backward step, and the SMMT trade body called it "astounding". The new rates come into effect on the 9th of November unless sales are higher than expected,...More..

U.S. says closely evaluating Pakistan seeking International Monetary Fund bailout
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

U.S. says closely evaluating Pakistan seeking International Monetary Fund bailout

Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin said any trade talks between the US and China must include discussions about currency issues. The meetings in Bali , Indonesia, this week were overshadowed by a spate of fina...More..

Morgan Stanley offers rates`mea culpa', on Treasury yield
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Morgan Stanley offers rates`mea culpa', on Treasury yield

Among the tech sector's worst performers in Europe were Austrian chipmaker AMS fell 6.6 percent and STMicroelectronics was down 5.6 percent. The S&P 500 lost 43.98 points, or 1.53 percent, to 2,836.36 and the N...More..

Singapore Airlines to boost US presence with world's longest flight
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Singapore Airlines to boost US presence with world's longest flight

Flights on the Airbus A350-900ULR will take 18 hours and 25 minutes. The flight will run three times per week. The workload was divided up, with each pilot having a minimum eight hours' rest during the flight...More..

Patisserie Valerie - which has store in Chesterfield - faces crisis
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Patisserie Valerie - which has store in Chesterfield - faces crisis

The discovery of a black hole in its accounts could raise awkward questions for the company's auditor, Grant Thornton , at a time when the Government has placed the level of audit quality in corporate Britain ...More..

3-Day $18 Billion Crypto Wipeout-P.BCHAIN-P
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

3-Day $18 Billion Crypto Wipeout-P.BCHAIN-P

The cost of primary cryptocurrencies dropped this week with nearly $13 Billion of value being eliminated within hours. XRP and IOTA also fell by almost 10 percent, following the downward spiral. During a ...More..

Woman speaks out after mom booted from flight over
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Woman speaks out after mom booted from flight over "emotional support" squirrel

The airline later said in a statement that the woman had, in fairness, told them in advance that she was bringing an emotional support animal with her. "I will own a big portion of this airline", Torok told...More..

Jaguar I-Pace EV: How To Know If It Is Coming?
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Jaguar I-Pace EV: How To Know If It Is Coming?

The technology, which took four years to develop, was tested by people involved with the Guide Dogs for the Blind organisation. "Our potentially cost-effective technology is not disabled, and we are delighted...More..

Winning numbers drawn for $548-million 'Mega Millions' jackpot
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Winning numbers drawn for $548-million 'Mega Millions' jackpot

The Powerball Jackpot for Saturday night is worth $314 million as of Friday afternoon. The next drawing is Tuesday night with the jackpot expected to be around $654 million. Need a lucky spot to get your Mega...More..

OPEC slashes growth forecast for global oil demand
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

OPEC slashes growth forecast for global oil demand

Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Monday said that two state refiners have placed orders for importing crude oil from Iran in November. India's dependence on the Middle Eastern countries for its crude oi...More..

Oil prices gain as Iranian crude exports fall, Hurricane Michael nears
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

Oil prices gain as Iranian crude exports fall, Hurricane Michael nears

Brent crude futures were down $1.32, or 1.6 percent, at $81.77 a barrel by 0543 GMT. U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude CLc1 futures were down by 91 cents, or 1.2 per cent, at $72.26, having also falle...More..

The world's longest non-stop flight arrives in NY
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

The world's longest non-stop flight arrives in NY

Singapore Airlines relaunched the service five years after it was cut because it had become too expensive. The Singapore to NY leg, which takes off on Oct 11, is expected to take 17 hours and 50 minutes, and th...More..

Boston Dynamics Robot Can Now Climb Stairs
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

Boston Dynamics Robot Can Now Climb Stairs

In the video above, you can see that Atlas has progressed from jogging/ tripping face first over a box to scaling a bunch of crates like he's a contestant on Nickelodeon's GUTS . But what function will Atlas ...More..

Tesla files trademark application for Elon Musk’s ‘Teslaquila’
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

Tesla files trademark application for Elon Musk’s ‘Teslaquila’

As part of his settlement with the SEC, Musk and Tesla were forced to pay $20 million fines each, Musk was allowed to stay on as Tesla's chief executive but had to step down as chairman of the board and two new...More..

Hackers accessed data of 29 million Facebook users
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

Hackers accessed data of 29 million Facebook users

Facebook Inc said on Friday it had confirmed that the attackers in the mass security breach it announced late last month accessed the accounts of about 30 million people in total and stole name and con...More..

Trump says market drop is 'correction that we've been waiting for'
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

Trump says market drop is 'correction that we've been waiting for'

Well, take that for what it's worth. "I think I know about it better than they do", Mr. Trump said, again criticizing Fed interest-rate hikes. Some analysts ascribed the Wednesday downturn, which moderated ...More..

Ikea plans expansion to Luxembourg and other markets in coming years
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

Ikea plans expansion to Luxembourg and other markets in coming years

Best known for its low-priced flat-pack furniture and sprawling out-of-town stores, Ikea opened 19 new outlets around the globe, including its first in India and Latvia in August. The company now has online...More..

Facebook's United Kingdom tax bill triples in wake of profits
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

Facebook's United Kingdom tax bill triples in wake of profits

She added: "On an income of £1.2 billion, they really should be paying much more than £7.4 million". Over the past year, Facebook has increased its United Kingdom headcount by 34 per cent to around 1,200, and...More..