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by | April 21, 2017 | 21:51

Dao was one of four passengers removed from the sold-out flight to make room for airline crew members. "Your agency must conduct a swift, sweeping investigation into United Airlines and the industry practices that led to this incident", wrote Blumenthal.

by | April 18, 2017 | 01:53

In their statement when the complaint was unsealed, Snapchat also said "Snap did not give investors misstated user metrics back in 2015; nor did Snap employees commit any of the panoply of alleged bad acts that litter Pompliano's complaint".

by | April 18, 2017 | 01:52

The claims emerged last week when documents were made public from a lawsuit by a former employee against Snapchat's parent company, Snap. Among a reiteration of assertions against Snap, Pompliano says that CEO Evan Spiegel once shot down his recommendation to seek after development in certain worldwide markets.

by | April 18, 2017 | 01:00

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by | April 15, 2017 | 10:27

Three of America's biggest Internet service providers have sought to reassure consumers that they have no plans to sell their Internet browsing data, following last week's Congressional vote that allows them to do just that without obtaining customer consent first.

by | April 15, 2017 | 10:06

The disabled train comes not long after a train derailment at New York Penn Station caused a week of service changes and cancellations. A man in the Amtrak waiting area of the station had become belligerent and Amtrak police used a Taser on him, authorities said.

by | April 11, 2017 | 05:26

The acquisition of Vizio, a major TV manufacturer based in southern California, was created to help its drive into the USA ahead of a hoped-for US stock listing in 2019. The acquisition was met with obstacles from China's regulatory body on accounts of outflow of Chinese capital out of the country in such a large amount.

by | April 09, 2017 | 02:29

KFC plans stop using chicken that contains antibiotics in the U.S.by the end of 2018, becoming the latest fast-food chain to move toward a more natural product. PIRG's release stated. Nationwide, more than 42 percent of the US chicken industry has already committed to reducing the use of antibiotics, according to the Natural Resources Defense Council .

by | April 08, 2017 | 06:59

Brown said. "Conservation must remain a way of life". Jerry Brown declared Friday, on the heels of a very wet winter and more than three years after an initial declaration of a statewide emergency. The order states that water reporting requirements and prohibitions on wasteful practices - such as watering during or right after rainfall, hosing off sidewalks and irrigating ornamental turf on public street medians - will remain in place.

by | April 08, 2017 | 06:59

According to a news release from Santa Clara police, officers responded to a report of a domestic violence incident around 9:35 PT Thursday. Police said the woman was dating Brock, who was arrested on a felony domestic violence charge. He was set to make $3.1 million this season in what was the final year of his contract. The arrest adds to an array of violent and domestic-violence arrests involving 49er players over the past few years, most notably Ray McDonald, Aldon Smith, Bruce Miller ...

by | April 07, 2017 | 02:00

Bentley said in a press release. Alabama Governor Robert Bentley could face possible criminal charges after the state's ethics commission found probable cause that he violated state ethics and campaign finance laws. Probable cause that Bentley violated the Fair Campaign Practices Act by using campaign funds to pay legal expenses not incurred by the public official, candidate or principal campaign committee.

by | April 07, 2017 | 01:32

The only thing the US financial sanctions are doing in this case is pushing Iranian airlines to buy from Airbus rather than Boeing . It comes on top of a December deal by Iran Air, the country's flag carrier, for $16.6 billion with Boeing for 80 passenger planes.

by | April 06, 2017 | 02:31

According to the report , in general "it is the highest paid occupations that have the biggest gender gaps and the lowest paid occupations that have the smallest gaps". "We must work to close the gender pay gap". She says if you don't know how much your counterparts are making, you won't know how to bargain. "Pay inequality is an injustice that eats at the core of our society and economy".

by | April 05, 2017 | 01:32

The Pink Star diamond is now officially the most expensive jewel ever sold at auction. A giant pink diamond is expected to break records at a Sotheby's auction in Hong Kong on Tuesday. It went for $57.5 million a year ago. Hong Kong-based jewellery retailer Chow Tai Fook had the HK$553-million winning bid for the Pink Star after a five-minute contest that included three phone bidders, Sotheby's said Tuesday.

by | April 05, 2017 | 01:24

Russian planes did not carry out air strikes in the Syrian province of Idlib, RIA news agency quoted Russia's Defence Ministry as saying on Tuesday. Syria's leading opposition group, the National Coalition, accused the "regime of the criminal Bashar" of being behind the attack. Last year, a UN-appointed investigation panel found that chemical weapons were used by regime forces and opposition fighters in 2014 and 2015.

by | April 04, 2017 | 03:29

A change to the documents, which were signed February 10, says Trump's trustees "shall distribute net income or principal to Donald J. Trump at his request" for any reason that it is deemed "appropriate". Still, it's a convention for presidents to adhere to the rules, and they often used blind trusts. "There have been no changes to the trust", said Amanda Miller, a spokeswoman for the business.

by | April 02, 2017 | 01:04

Nadal then served out the match at love. Kyrgios finally won the battle with an wonderful cross-court return to go 10-9 up, then followed it up with a thundering ace to force a third set. Thus, while Federer dictated the terms of play against Nadal in those two tournaments, benefiting from speedier courts, the slowness in the court speed will favour the Spaniard, who will have more time for his shot-placement.

by | April 01, 2017 | 01:18

In a spirited farewell press conference at the treasury's office in Pretoria, Mr Gordhan defended his economic record, and dismissed speculation that he had recently held meetings in London aimed at undermining the president. The move leaves South Africa on the brink of a much-feared ratings downgrade. The president's office in a statement just after midnight on Thursday confirmed the new change.

by | April 01, 2017 | 01:16

His support from Republicans is still strong, with 79 percent approving of his performance. WASHINGTON-A majority of Americans say that they are embarrassed by how Donald Trump has conducted himself since assuming the presidency, according to a McClatchy-Marist poll released Friday.

by | March 31, 2017 | 01:27

Commodity currencies including the kiwi, Australian and Canadian dollars benefited from higher prices for raw materials with the Thompson Reuters/Core Commodity CRB index up 0.6 per cent and Brent crude oil prices gaining 1.9 per cent to US$52.32 a barrel as figures showed USA stocks were smaller than expected.

by | March 31, 2017 | 01:21

Things aren't looking bright for Lululemon and its brand of luxury athletic wear. (LULU) is projected at 18.8 percent in the Current Quarter and 30 percent in the Next Quarter, according to analysts. After a recent look, shares have been seen -5.06% from the 200-day moving average, and -3.62% from the 50-day moving average. The stock hit its 52-Week High on Aug 25, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Oct 25, 2016.

by | March 30, 2017 | 00:44

The firm is also segmenting its active equity product offerings into four product ranges to meet evolving client preferences, which includes launching the new BlackRock Advantage series of core alpha products. So to combat their woes, BlackRock is shifting to quantitative strategies like many fundamental hedge funds are. The "repositioning" of funds will impact $30bn of the firm's assets under management, 11% of its total active equity AUM, and fees will be cut.

by | March 30, 2017 | 00:44

Unions have called on the Government for action after the giant Westinghouse Electrical Company put in for US Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection after failing to deal with huge losses that in turn have hit its parent company Toshiba. It said it was still assessing the impact of the bankruptcy and would consult with the Georgia Public Service Commission and its partners "to determine the best path forward".

by | March 29, 2017 | 01:38

The United States is committed to free trade but will re-examine some trade deals and correct their excesses, US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Saturday. Some advocates, like the International Monetary Fund, readily concede that the benefits of free trade have been uneven across societies, as less skilled workers lose out and the better trained prosper.

by | March 29, 2017 | 01:41

MI has also agreed to keep funding above federal levels for health programs, particularly those applicable to pregnant women and children affected by the high lead levels. Flint switched back to Detroit water in October 2015, but some risk remains because of damage to the city's water distribution infrastructure. The service can be discontinued if water monitoring for the six-month period ending June 30 is below the U.S.

by | March 29, 2017 | 01:37

He is expected to sit down with his Russian counterpart tomorrow. In addition to cooperation on Syria, energy and defence ties between Iran and Russian Federation have grown despite meagre trade relations. Tomorrow's meeting between Rouhani and Putin will the ninth meeting between the two leaders in less than four years. Rouhani and Putin are expected to discuss various topics including the war in Syria.

by | March 29, 2017 | 01:39

The exploratory scenario will incorporate "weak global growth, persistently low interest rates, stagnant world trade and cross-border banking activity, increased competitive pressure on large banks from smaller banks and non-banks, and a continuation of costs related to misconduct".

by | March 28, 2017 | 00:40

Vice President Mike Pence set the stage Saturday by telling a crowd in West Virginia, "The war on coal is over". Today the number of coal miners has fallen around 25 percent. It could take some time to work through the courts. Now it appears that that single issue was merely a symptom of a much deeper problem - how the Trump administration is using government departments and agencies as fronts in a larger battle against what some of its members perceive as the establishment.

by | March 26, 2017 | 00:35

Two other countries - Egypt and Chile - announced Saturday the resumption of meat imports from Brazil, with exceptions. Top Chinese retailers in the country removed Brazilian beef and poultry from their shelves.Hong Kong, Japan, Canada, Mexico, Switzerland and South Africa have announced partial or all-out bans on Brazilian meat imports this week, following measures similar to those taken by China, the European Union and Chile.

by | March 25, 2017 | 00:35

Ever wonder what happened to the characters in "Love Actually"? And the evening's entertainment was kicked off with a stirring tribute to the opening sequence of this year's multi-Oscar winning movie La La Land - renamed Ha Ha Land for the sake of comic relief.