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Finance Trump again out of his lane on auto jobs
Author: 0 Trump again out of his lane on auto jobs

To date, cars built on the Toyota New Global Architecture include the 2018 Camry, the 2016+ Prius and the 2018 C-HR. This vehicle development and production technology is meant to shorten the development cycle for vehicle improvements and new vehicles while retaining Toyota's values of quality and safety, and injecting a fun driving experience with more responsive handling.

Finance Delta could offer passengers close to $10000 to give up their seats
Author: 0 Delta could offer passengers close to $10000 to give up their seats

Community member protests the treatment of Dr David Dao, who was forcibly removed from a United Airlines flight, at O'Hare International Airport in Chicago April 11, 2017. The airline declined to say what kind of compensation passengers are offered. United is reacting to pressure from the public-relations fiasco that blew up after the video spread on social media.

Author: 0 Top US diplomat Nikki Haley says no Syria peace with Assad

McMaster told Fox News Sunday host Chris Wallace the "president acted decisively" and that while the strike wasn't meant to take out all of Syria's capabilities, "it was a strong signal that the US will not stand idly by". Russian Federation is responsible "by proxy" for the deaths of civilians in a nerve gas attack in Syria last week, the Defence Secretary has said. "Part of the discussions when I visit Moscow next week is to call upon Foreign Minister Lavrov and the Russian government ...

Finance Hyundai, Kia recall 1.4M vehicles because engines can fail
Author: 0 Hyundai, Kia recall 1.4M vehicles because engines can fail

The automakers will be notifying owners with the affected vehicles next month. Kia Optima cars from 2011 to 2014 model years, and 2011 through 2013 Kia Sportage SUVs, Kia Sorento SUVs from 2012 to 2014. "Machining errors during the engine manufacturing process may cause premature bearing wear within the engine", the recall says of all the vehicles.

Author: 0 Nikki Haley Threatens Further Military Action in Syria

The hope, he said, is that "we can navigate a political outcome in which the Syrian people, in fact, will determine Bashar al-Assad's fate and his legitimacy". As I said, again, taking this action, I support and was important. "We strongly condemn the illegitimate actions by the US". He stopped short of accusing Russian Federation of being directly involved in the planning or execution of the attack, saying he had not seen "any hard evidence" to suggest the nation was an accomplice to ...

Author: 0 Ad firm proud of 'Fearless Girl' statue

It was meant to illustrate New York's resilience in the face of the 1987 stock market crash. Taken as a sign of hope that the U.S. would bounce back from the economic downturn, public support for the sculpture prompted the city to allow it to stay in the Financial District.

Finance Umpire Dale Scott leaves game after being struck in mask
Author: 0 Umpire Dale Scott leaves game after being struck in mask

He recorded a loss in his last start, 4-2 on April 11 against Boston. And the O's hitters were just as at home under the dome on Friday, as three homers off Sanchez in a two-inning stretch turned a 3-1 Jays lead into a 5-3 deficit. Seeking to spark his offense, Toronto manager John Gibbons moved outfielder Ezequiel Carrera into the leadoff spot and dropped Devon Travis , who came in hitless in 23 at bats, to ninth.

Finance US Sending F-35 Fighters to Europe for Training: Pentagon
Author: 0 US Sending F-35 Fighters to Europe for Training: Pentagon

The U.S. Air Force's F-35A is deploying internationally for the first time this weekend, heading to Europe to conduct training exercises with North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies, the Pentagon announced Friday. Curtis M. Scaparrotti , the commander of US European Command and NATO's supreme allied commander for Europe said, as quoted in the statement . The Air Force emphasized a similar line with the weekend deployment to England.

Author: 0 Capitals beat Maple Leafs, Predators defeat Blackhawks

Tom Wilson scored 5:15 into overtime to lift the Washington Capitals to a come-from-behind, 3-2 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series on Thursday. Ducks 3, Flames 2: Ryan Getzlaf scored the tiebreaking power-play goal with 4:46 to play on a freakish deflection off Lance Bouma's skate, and Anaheim took a 2-0 lead in their first-round playoff series.

Author: 0 Marlins' hold Mets hitless through 7 innings

But madness governed the last four days here, which included the Mets' 16-inning win and two additional one-run games that the Marlins won in their final at-bat. Riddle followed with his homer. Straily threw just 50 of 93 pitched for strikes. "I was effectively wild". Ozuna received a big hug from Straily in the dugout in between innings.

Author: 0 United Airlines Scandal: CEO Says He's Embarrassed

The change comes after a passenger, Dr. David Dao, was dragged from a fully booked United Express flight at O'Hare Airport after he refused to give up his seat to make room for crew members trying to get to Louisville, Ky., where they had a flight to work.

Author: 0 Man stung by scorpion on United Airlines flight

Last month the airline was embroiled in a high-profile row after a gate agent stopped two girls from boarding a flight because they were wearing leggings. Almost a week since the incident, United is still dealing with the backlash. "For a long time , airlines - United in particular - have bullied us".

Finance RBI expected to keep rates unchanged on Thursday
Author: 0 RBI expected to keep rates unchanged on Thursday

Economists also say that the growth-inflation dynamics have become more critical after the change in stance to neutral and therefore guidance on growth would be critical. However, the six-member committee increased the reverse repo rate by 25 basis points to 6% in a bid to suck out excess liquidity from banks which has built up in deposits following the government's demonetization in November.

Finance Analyst's Earnings Expectation about Stock: Whole Foods Market, Inc.'s (WFM)
Author: 0 Analyst's Earnings Expectation about Stock: Whole Foods Market, Inc.'s (WFM)

Equities analysts predict that Whole Foods Market will post $1.33 earnings per share for the current year. The Journal continues that Jana said in its filing that it wants Whole Foods to more quickly adopt standard grocery-industry practices: loyalty cards, centralizing product purchasing to improve efficiency, advertising, coupons and discounts.

Finance United passenger: 'I'd rather go to jail' than leave flight willingly
Author: 0 United passenger: 'I'd rather go to jail' than leave flight willingly

Video of police officers dragging the passenger from an overbooked Uni. The backlash from the incident resonated around the world, with social media users in the United States, China and Vietnam calling for boycotts of the No. "I am not going", Dao said. The incident involving Dao happened Sunday evening in Chicago aboard a plane bound for Louisville. The airline offered passengers up to $800 to give up their seats before it began choosing people to leave, according to other passengers.

Finance Scientists develop a water bottle you can eat
Author: 0 Scientists develop a water bottle you can eat

The edible Ooho sphere (pictured) has a double gelatinous membrane. So if all goes according to plan, not only could you soon be keeping bottles out of landfills, you could also be squeezing a blob of ketchup onto your fries. Skipping Rocks Lab is the manufacturing company that was originated by three design students, based in London . Ooho! went viral and has been able to raise over £580,000 in a crowdfunding campaign , along with the spiking range of nearly 500 people who have already ...

Finance Lucid Air hits 217 miles per hour during testing
Author: 0 Lucid Air hits 217 miles per hour during testing

The Lucid Air electric auto, going by the company's promises, is a brilliant piece of engineering. They'll use the collected data to finesse thermal and aero computer simulations and to make further performance improvements that will be tested later this year at even higher speeds.

Author: 0 Delta gives 20000 bonus miles to stranded travelers

The only caveat: "Delta accepts lower bids first". The Atlanta Journal Constitution reports that Delta passengers who were "significantly affected" by the airline's weather issues can expect to receive a bit of redress for the travel woes they experienced last week.

Author: 0 Delta cancels flights for 3rd day after storm hits Atlanta

Delta advised travelers to check its website and mobile app and was offering waivers to help people rebook their flights without charge. FILE - In this October 13, 2016 file photo, a Delta Air Lines jet sits at a gate at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport in Atlanta .

Finance Hillary Clinton: Free NY tuition plan is progressive victory
Author: 0 Hillary Clinton: Free NY tuition plan is progressive victory

That limit will raise to $110,000 next year and $120,000 in 2019. "‶It's shocking to me how the governor can, out of one side of his mouth, propose free tuition for a small group of select students while out of the other side of his mouth, advocate for tuition hikes on a dramatically larger set of students", said Democratic Assemblyman James Skoufis.

Author: 0 Is Trump gonna ax Bannon and Priebus?

Bannon served as chief executive of Trump's presidential campaign after leaving his former role as executive chairman of the conservative Breitbart News past year. Kushner and Bannon were both at Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Fla., where the president hosted a summit with the leader of China. Administration officials said this was done at the urging of national security adviser H.R.

Finance Police appeal for urgent return of stolen baby koalas
Author: 0 Police appeal for urgent return of stolen baby koalas

The trio are among about 10 koalas the carer is housing and treating. They need medication and are too little to be on their own. The RSPCA said if the person or people responsible for the theft were caught, they could be facing animal cruelty charges.

Finance United will stop using cops to pull passengers from overbooked flights
Author: 0 United will stop using cops to pull passengers from overbooked flights

But facing a PR disaster on Tuesday evening, Munoz issued a new statement saying he "continues to be disturbed" by what happened and the airline would "fix what's broken so it never happens again". He said that going forward United will not put law enforcement officials on planes in order to remove a "booked, paid, seated passenger". Dao told WLKY, a local Kentucky station, on Tuesday that he was still being treated at a Chicago hospital for injuries he suffered.

Author: 0 US employers add just 98K jobs, as rate falls to 4.5 pct

Bureau of Labor Statistics. US employers added the fewest number of workers in 10 months in March, but a drop in the unemployment rate to a near 10-year low of 4.5 per cent pointed to a labour market that continues to tighten. In Gallia County, the unemployment rate dropped to 8.3 percent in February, down from January's 8.9 percent. This story has been corrected to say that the unemployment rate fell to a 10-year low rather than a seven-year low.

Author: 0 Maybe Apple's self-driving auto project isn't a write-off after all?

With its new permit to test self-driving vehicles, Apple has joined the likes of Google , Tesla , GM, Ford and BMW, which are already testing their respective autonomous vehicle technologies. Almost 25 companies have been granted permission by California DMV for self-driving vehicles. Its interest in autonomous vehicle technology, however, has always been clear.

Finance Airtel extends 30 GB 'Surprise Offer' along with subsidised worldwide roaming rates
Author: 0 Airtel extends 30 GB 'Surprise Offer' along with subsidised worldwide roaming rates

The launch of these customised offers is very close to the last date for signing up for Jio Prime at Rs. 99, i.e. April 15. Kindly refer to the detailed plans description for complete benefits received under each operator's plans . People who are planning to port to Airtel or buy a new Airtel SIM can not avail this offer. The company is sending out mails in batches to inform all its post-paid customers about the offers.

Finance Iran boosts gas production from underwater field
Author: 0 Iran boosts gas production from underwater field

Iran said Sunday that it has more than doubled production at a giant undersea gas reservoir over the last four years. Rouhani, and other officials at the event including oil minister Bijan Zanganeh, did not give a timeline. Takht-e Jamshid Pars Petrochemical Co, mono-ethylene glycol (MEG) production unit of Morvarid Petrochemical Plant, polystyrene unit of Entekhab Petrochemical Plant and Phase 2 of Kavian Petrochemical Plant in Asalouyeh officially came on stream on Sunday.

Author: 0 Australia will Work Closer with India, Says PM Turnbull

Mr Turnbull said the formal sports partnership was a key priority for his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi. In December a year ago, Australian Parliament passed a law to allow the supply of uranium to India. The two leaders have also talked about energy with the Australian leader promising that his country can supply uranium to India at any time. Meanwhile, Minister for Education and Training Simon Birmingham, who is accompanying Turnbull on the visit, said Australia will showcase its ...

Finance It's on: EPL title race heats up as Chelsea loses at United
Author: 0 It's on: EPL title race heats up as Chelsea loses at United

Chelsea struggled to deal with the pace and movement of Lingard and Rashford, as Mourinho avenged October's 4-0 league defeat at Stamford Bridge in fine style. Liverpool continues to climb after Roberto Firmino led the team to a 1-0 victory against West Bromwich Albion. That was how the game remained despite the best efforts of substitute Cesc Fabregas to help Chelsea get a goal.

Author: 0 United changes policy, crew can't displace seated passengers

Other airlines told BuzzFeed News they are reviewing not only their policies as to how to compensate passengers who are asked to leave their seats, but their practice of overbooking flights as well. CBC initially reported that the couple was seeking compensation for the arachnid attack, then updated to say that they were very happy after receiving flying credit with the airline.

Author: 0 Chinese economy grows 6.9% in Q1

China's economic growth ticked higher to 6.9 percent in the first quarter of the year, according to the latest figures. Beijing has said it wants to reorient the economy away from relying on debt-fuelled investment and towards a consumer-driven model, but the transition has proven challenging, leading to the slower growth readings in recent years.

Finance Man dragged off United flight reportedly prepares to sue
Author: 0 Man dragged off United flight reportedly prepares to sue

When Dao is informed that he will be dragged off the flight, he threatens to sue United Airlines. The Department of Transportation's Office of Aviation Enforcement and Proceedings said in a statement Tuesday that it had begun reviewing what happened on the flight.

Author: 0 Fake accounts case: Wells Fargo claws back another $105m in pay

John Stumpf, the CEO who retired under pressure from the scandal in October, was criticized for failing to grasp the gravity of the sales practice abuses and their impact on the bank. One branch manager had a "teenage daughter with 24 accounts, an adult daughter with 18 accounts, a husband with 21 accounts, a brother with 14 accounts and a father with 4 accounts", the report said.

Author: 0 White House responds to news of North Korea's failed missile launch

Pence spent nearly no time speaking directly about the missile launch on Sunday, referring to it only as "this morning's provocation from the north" in remarks he made at an Easter lunch with some US troops and their families. He later stood a few meters from the military demarcation line outside Freedom House, gazing at two North Korean soldiers across the border and then a deforested stretch of North Korea from a lookout post in the hillside.

Author: 0 Tax deadline pushed to Tuesday

As a result, it is important that you make a solid estimate that would be on the high side for the anticipated tax balance. Starting in January, you will begin receiving tax documents in the mail from employers and other organizations. Incorrect numbers can cause a refund to be delayed or deposited into the wrong account. That way, you'll avoid the "failure to file " penalty. Lagarde says taxpayers that need an extension, can file paperwork to do so, but if they owe the federal ...

Finance Unemployment rates tumble for teens and Hispanics
Author: 0 Unemployment rates tumble for teens and Hispanics

Statistics SA released the survey on Friday , and noted employment now stands at 9.69 million South Africans. The agency says the country's unemployment rate crept up in March to 6.7 per cent from 6.6 per cent because more people were looking for work.

Author: 0 Charging Bull artist pissed about Fearless Girl sculpture

Last month, on International Women's Day, artist Kristen Visbal and massive investment firm State Street Global Advisors installed a new statue on Wall Street, a bronze sculpture of a small girl fearlessly staring down the financial sector's famous " Charging Bull ".

Author: 0 Equal Pay Day Is Reminder of Existing Wage Gap

Nationally, women are paid 80 cents for every dollar men are paid for the same job. So, Equal Pay Day for black women falls on August 12, nearly 8 full months longer than what white men work to make the same amount of money. The 1963 Equal Pay Act and the 2009 Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act have strengthened legal channels for women to claim equitable pay, but more is needed to end wage discrimination against women.

Finance Manifesto-writing fugitive appears in federal court
Author: 0 Manifesto-writing fugitive appears in federal court

When the property owner called authorities, he said a suspicious person was camping "and refused to leave when he had been asked to do so", the sheriff's office said. Rock County sheriff's officials said they were trying to determine whether the letter was authentic. About 6 a.m. Friday, officers approached Jakubowski and took him into custody without incident, authorities said; he will be taken back to Rock County to face charges.

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