Computer glitch leaves American Airlines scrambling for pilots during holidays

American Airlines will operate about 200,000 flights throughout the month, a busy time for travelers going home for the holidays. American Airlines now flies to Beijing, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Seoul and Tokyo from Dallas-Forth Worth, and to Beijin... More..

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Graduate students stage protest of GOP tax plan changes to graduate benefits
by | Friday, December 01, 2017

Graduate students stage protest of GOP tax plan changes to graduate benefits

Washington, D.C., is now one of the most expensive cities in the country to live in, according to The Washington Post . UB issues tuition waivers to 1,472 students, according to UB spokesperson John Della ...More..

India regulator releases net neutrality recommendations
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

India regulator releases net neutrality recommendations

Last week, United States federal communications commission chairman Ajit Pai, appointed by Donald Trump in January, unveiled plans to rescind so-called net neutrality rules championed by former President Bara...More..

Uber-Waymo Trial Delayed Again Following Allegations of Rogue Conduct at Uber
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Uber-Waymo Trial Delayed Again Following Allegations of Rogue Conduct at Uber

According to Law360, a California judge ruled in Waymo's favor on Tuesday after Waymo accused Uber of hiding evidence that was discovered by federal prosecutors. Anthony Levandowski, an engineer who left Waymo...More..

Meredith to buy Time for $3.8b in all-cash transaction
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Meredith to buy Time for $3.8b in all-cash transaction

Koch Equity Development, the brothers' investment firm, is putting up $650 million to receive preferred equity in the deal. The deal is valued at $1.84 billion based on the offering price and number of shares...More..

Industrial strategy commits United Kingdom to circular economy
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Industrial strategy commits United Kingdom to circular economy

In an announcement that was well-timed ahead of Monday's launch, Merck said it would open a state-of-the-art life sciences research facility in London by 2020, focusing on early bioscience discovery and entrepr...More..

Small Business Saturday brings holiday shoppers to local store owners
by | Monday, November 27, 2017

Small Business Saturday brings holiday shoppers to local store owners

While the styles have changed many times since the shop first opened in 1936, Meredith says one thing has stayed the same, the customer service, "We are staying true to who we are, which is a customer service a...More..

Jeff Bezos is worth $100 billion
by | Monday, November 27, 2017

Jeff Bezos is worth $100 billion

The title of "world's richest person" has changed hands a few times this year, going back and forth between Bill Gates and Jeff Bezos . It was gathered that Bezos' fortune went up $2.4 billion to $100.3 bi...More..

Dish Network urges customers to bug advertisers over CBS blackout
by | Saturday, November 25, 2017

Dish Network urges customers to bug advertisers over CBS blackout

The agreement , which does not include online channels on Dish's Sling TV, allows Dish to use CBS content across various USA cities, according to a statement late Thursday. The standoff reportedly occurred...More..

Smartphones steal Black Friday dollars, as mobile sales break records
by | Saturday, November 25, 2017

Smartphones steal Black Friday dollars, as mobile sales break records

The discounts keep on going until Cyber Monday , which is always the first Monday after Black Friday , so this year it will fall on November 27. This year you can score the hottest Black Friday 2017 online...More..

Plowing up the statistics on: Deere & Company (DE)
by | Friday, November 24, 2017

Plowing up the statistics on: Deere & Company (DE)

At the moment, the top institutional investor at Deere & Company (DE) is VANGUARD GROUP INC, which now holds 23,122,377 shares. Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB publ raised its position in Deere & Company by 4....More..

Iranian charged in Game Of Thrones hack, extortion scheme
by | Thursday, November 23, 2017

Iranian charged in Game Of Thrones hack, extortion scheme

United States prosecutors charged Mesri with the hack in a sealed indictment that was released on Tuesday, although Mesri is believed to be Iran . Mesri , 29, a fugitive living in Iran who used the alias...More..

MPs demand law shake-up to protect gig economy workers
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

MPs demand law shake-up to protect gig economy workers

In a draft bill published on Monday the Work and Pensions select committee and the Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) committee said personnel should be considered workers by default , with th...More..

London buses will run on waste coffee grounds from today
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

London buses will run on waste coffee grounds from today

Biofuel made using waste products such as cooking oil and tallow from meat processing is already used in numerous capital's 9,500 buses, the report said. The switch also helps towards Britain's clean growth st...More..

Salads sold at Trader Joe's recalled due to glass, hard plastic
by | Monday, November 20, 2017

Salads sold at Trader Joe's recalled due to glass, hard plastic

The ready-to-eat chicken and turkey salads were made between November 4 - 15. Green Cuisine, the California company that makes the salads, is recalling about 36,854 pounds of the chicken and turkey salad pr...More..

Rogers trumpets tax reform bill
by | Sunday, November 19, 2017

Rogers trumpets tax reform bill

He adds this legislation will make it easier for everyday Americans to do their own taxes. Included in the changes are corporate tax rates that would fall from 35 percent to 20 percent. "Finally, the days of ...More..

Black Friday Amazon deals have hit already. Check em out!
by | Sunday, November 19, 2017

Black Friday Amazon deals have hit already. Check em out!

Best Buy is promising thousands of door-buster deals for Black Friday . A year ago sales volumes peaked around the 14th December, but Black Friday volumes were three times higher, and Cyber Monday's aro...More..

Encouraging to gain worldwide recognition: Jaitley on Moody rating
by | Saturday, November 18, 2017

Encouraging to gain worldwide recognition: Jaitley on Moody rating

The US-based Moody's upgraded India's sovereign rating after a gap of 13 years to Baa2, with "stable" outlook, from Baa3 earlier, citing improved growth prospects driven by economic and institutional reforms....More..

Tesla Semi Truck Unveiled; Plus New Roadster, 'Quickest Car in the World'
by | Saturday, November 18, 2017

Tesla Semi Truck Unveiled; Plus New Roadster, 'Quickest Car in the World'

So, yes, the Tesla Semi will be able to drive itself, on the highways at least. Tesla also has a lot on its plate right now with trying to deliver its new Model 3 to customers in a timely fashion. Only ...More..

ME unemployment dips to 3.5% in October
by | Saturday, November 18, 2017

ME unemployment dips to 3.5% in October

Seasonally adjusted job estimates indicate total Kansas nonfarm jobs decreased by 1,700 from September. Omaha's unemployment rate for October was 2.4 percent, down from 2.7 percent in September and 3.1 percen...More..

Japanese company apologises after train departs 20 seconds early
by | Friday, November 17, 2017

Japanese company apologises after train departs 20 seconds early

Japanese trains are known for their punctuality, and the early departure apparently mortified the Tsukuba Express management. Train delays might be so common in Britain that we are shocked to our cores wh...More..

Traders Sell Coca-Cola Company (The) (KO) on Strength (KO)
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Traders Sell Coca-Cola Company (The) (KO) on Strength (KO)

The firm had revenue of $9.08 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $8.73 billion. The value in dollars decreased from $22,399,000 to $22,301,000 a change of 0.4% quarter to quarter. If...More..

Uber Sex Assault Class Action Filed by 2 Women
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Uber Sex Assault Class Action Filed by 2 Women

In addition to compensation for the alleged rapes that these women suffered, the women are asking the judge to order a directive against Uber to force the company to implement various policies like more strict ...More..

Boeing, Ethiopian Airlines Announce Order for Four 777 Freighters
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Boeing, Ethiopian Airlines Announce Order for Four 777 Freighters

The company is negotiating to sell 430 A320neo single-aisle planes valued at more than $40 billion to USA investor Indigo Partners, people familiar with the matter said. The flurry of orders for the global ri...More..

Idea Cellular, Vodafone India to sell towers business to ATC Telecom
by | Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Idea Cellular, Vodafone India to sell towers business to ATC Telecom

The Tower purchase would give Boston-based ATC , which operates nearly 150,000 communications sites globally, an additional 20,000 towers in a country with more than 1 billion mobile-phone subscribers. In the ...More..