Human heart found on US flight, causing plane to turn around

A Southwest Airlines flight with service scheduled from Seattle to Dallas had to turn around after the crew discovered a human heart had been left onboard. Spokeswomen for regional organ-procurement organizations in Washington and California both s... More..

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Virgin Galactic successfully launches tourism rocket ship into space for first time
by | Thursday, December 13, 2018

Virgin Galactic successfully launches tourism rocket ship into space for first time

A ticket on board will cost a whopping £190,000. The other three powered tests occurred in April, May and July of this year, and took Unity to maximum altitudes of 16.0 miles, 21.7 miles and 32.3 miles (25.7, 3...More..

Unemployment in Scotland falls while rising UK-wide
by | Thursday, December 13, 2018

Unemployment in Scotland falls while rising UK-wide

The ONS said average weekly earnings, adjusted for price inflation, increased by 1.1 percent, including bonuses, compared with a year ago. The number of people in work rose by 79,000 to 32.48 million, a recor...More..

Lawmakers unveil farm bill compromise
by | Thursday, December 13, 2018

Lawmakers unveil farm bill compromise

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Recall issued for some Kotex tampons after complaints they come apart
by | Thursday, December 13, 2018

Recall issued for some Kotex tampons after complaints they come apart

There have also been reports of infections, vaginal irritation, localized vaginal injury and other issues. A press release by the company behind the brand, Kimberly-Clark, explained that a voluntary recall ...More..

Confidence vote victory would still leave Theresa May with less authority
by | Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Confidence vote victory would still leave Theresa May with less authority

The votes will be counted immediately afterwards and an announcement made on Wednesday evening. Some pro-Brexit members of May's' Conservatives said Tuesday that opponents had collected the 48 letters from pa...More..

Will Uphold Autonomy, Values: New RBI Chief Shaktikanta Das
by | Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Will Uphold Autonomy, Values: New RBI Chief Shaktikanta Das

NDTV is one of the leaders in the production and broadcasting of un-biased and comprehensive news and entertainment programmes in India and overseas. Banking is an important segment in our economy and it is fa...More..

Oil Prices Inch Higher Amid Disruption In Libyan Exports
by | Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Oil Prices Inch Higher Amid Disruption In Libyan Exports

Brent crude is down almost 30 percent from its October highs of more than $86. Russian Federation plans to cut its oil output by 50,000 to 60,000 bpd in January, its energy minister said on Tuesday, much ...More..

Huawei executive granted $10M bail by Canadian court
by | Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Huawei executive granted $10M bail by Canadian court

The arrest has roiled markets over fears it will exacerbate U.S. A former Canadian diplomat has reportedly been arrested in China . Meng is now facing extradition to the United States. "For any bullying th...More..

Google grilled in Congress: What's ahead for tech companies
by | Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Google grilled in Congress: What's ahead for tech companies

Apparently resisting the urge to agree that there's no 'little man, ' Pichai went on to note that Google previous year served over 3 trillion searches, a large percentage of which Google has never seen before. ...More..

Google, Facebook in ACCC cross-hairs
by | Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Google, Facebook in ACCC cross-hairs

The backdrop to this is the crushing dominance that Google and Facebook command in the $8 billion online advertising market - the routes businesses use to tell consumers about their products and convince th...More..

Qualcomm wins Chinese import ban against several iPhones on patent grounds
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

Qualcomm wins Chinese import ban against several iPhones on patent grounds

The ruling is part of a worldwide dispute between the two USA companies over licensing fees that Qualcomm charges for use of technology that the chipmaker says underpins all modern phone systems. Qualcomm is...More..

Urjit Patel resigns as RBI Governor For
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

Urjit Patel resigns as RBI Governor For "Personal Reasons"

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that RBI Governor "leaves behind a great legacy". This also comes in the backdrop of reports of the Centre threatening to use the never-been-used before Section 7 of th...More..

Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou seeks bail, cites health fears behind bars
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou seeks bail, cites health fears behind bars

This deception put the banks at risk of violating USA sanctions and incurring severe penalties, according to court documents seen by Reuters . Trade wars: Huawei has been targeted by U.S. They also slammed C...More..

Brexit Secretary: Crunch commons vote to go ahead amid criticism and protests
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

Brexit Secretary: Crunch commons vote to go ahead amid criticism and protests

Asked about her leadership ambitions, Ms McVey told Sky News' Sophy Ridge on Sunday: "I've seen the array of people who have come forward at the moment and I think if we can all get behind one - for me the most...More..

Ghosn, Kelly, Nissan charged in underreported pay
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

Ghosn, Kelly, Nissan charged in underreported pay

The two men are insisting on their innocence. Ghosn and Kelly have not made any statement through their lawyers, but Japanese media reported that they have denied the allegations. "We are closely watching i...More..

Elon Musk says Tesla may consider buying one of GM's idled plants
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

Elon Musk says Tesla may consider buying one of GM's idled plants

Musk says "it's not realistic" to think that Robyn Denholm will be reining him in because he remains the electric auto company's largest shareholder. The SEC settlement also required the company to vet Musk's...More..

by | Monday, December 10, 2018

May in fight for her political future ahead of Commons Brexit vote

May's government does not have a majority in the House of Commons, and opposition parties - as well as many of May's own Conservatives - have already said they will not back the divorce deal that May and Europ...More..

by | Monday, December 10, 2018

Huawei executive 'was taken to hospital' after extradition arrest

There are fears China could detain Canadians in retaliation. However, Canadian officials and representatives of major telecom companies have maintained that they have put safeguards in place - long ago, and...More..

Tesla CEO Elon Musk taunts US financial regulatory agency
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

Tesla CEO Elon Musk taunts US financial regulatory agency

In an interview with 60 Minutes that aired on Sunday, Tesla CEO and prolific tweeter Elon Musk made it abundantly clear how he feels about the U.S. Musk said he may be willing to buy some of the five factor...More..

May's Brexit deal faces rejection in Parliament, Europe News & Top Stories
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

May's Brexit deal faces rejection in Parliament, Europe News & Top Stories

Dr Allin-Khan said: "The promises made in 2016 are so far removed from the reality of the 585-page Withdrawal Agreement that it's time to take the Brexit decision back to the people". Brexit supporters and Mr...More..

Uber makes confidential filing for IPO
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

Uber makes confidential filing for IPO

Uber's valuation in its most recent private financing was $76 billion, and it could be worth $120 billion in an IPO . The company was valued close to $ 72 Billion in its last capital raising event. One of t...More..

Man caught on camera snatching purse at McDonald’s in Okeechobee
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

Man caught on camera snatching purse at McDonald’s in Okeechobee

A woman was assaulted while chasing after the man who stole her purse. The video then showed the victim hot on the man's trail as he ran back to his vehicle. The unidentified woman gets up and chases after th...More..

Japan to indict Nissan as well as Carlos Ghosn
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

Japan to indict Nissan as well as Carlos Ghosn

A separate committee to review Nissan's governance and executive pay is also to be created. The Nikkei newspaper cited unnamed sources, who said that Mr Ghosn and Greg Kelly , his American fellow executive...More..

Bitcoin crashes to 15-month low as it floats above $3,000
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

Bitcoin crashes to 15-month low as it floats above $3,000

Bitcoin fell as much as 11 percent against the USA dollar in 24 hours by Friday afternoon during Asian hours, marking fresh declines for the world's largest cryptocurrency . Since the SEC had 45 days from th...More..

Marriott clues 'link hackers to China'
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

Marriott clues 'link hackers to China'

Let's refresh on how bad the hack disclosed just last week ago really was. Private investigators investigating the matter have found out hacking techniques and tools that in the past have been accredited ...More..

Lion Air fallout: DGCA advisories to Jet, SpiceJet
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

Lion Air fallout: DGCA advisories to Jet, SpiceJet

After the crash of a plane of Lion Air in Indonesia recently, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation ( DGCA ) has reviewed the technicalities of Max Planes and issued new guidelines. Boeing declined to c...More..

Wall Street slide on global growth fears erases S&P's 2018 gains
by | Sunday, December 09, 2018

Wall Street slide on global growth fears erases S&P's 2018 gains

Friday's sell-off erased more than 500 points from the Dow Jones Industrial Average , bringing its weekly drop to more than 1,000. The tech-heavy Nasdaq fell 219 points, or 3 percent, to 6,969. Iraq's repr...More..

North Carolina, Virginia Face Major Winter Storm: Snow, Sleet, Freezing Rain
by | Sunday, December 09, 2018

North Carolina, Virginia Face Major Winter Storm: Snow, Sleet, Freezing Rain

ASSOCIATED PRESS A Duke Energy crew works to restore power in Raleigh, N.C, .as snow continues to fall Sunday morning, December 9, 2018. Amtrak has canceled or modified some routes because of the storm . T...More..

Oil Prices Jump After OPEC Agrees To Bigger-Than-Expected Production Cut
by | Sunday, December 09, 2018

Oil Prices Jump After OPEC Agrees To Bigger-Than-Expected Production Cut

The U.S. president on the other hand, happy with his success in the kingdom, cheered for his country's shale drillers which were going on full force flooding the oil market. "Now that we've seen this fundamenta...More..