USA airlines meet with Homeland Security on expanding laptop ban

The current rule still allows passengers to take phones inside the cabin, but forces them to check any larger electronic items, including laptops and tablets. He said more money would have to be spent on improving screening. The airlines and group ... More..

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Trump administration praises deal expanding trade with China
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Trump administration praises deal expanding trade with China

It covers a range of long-standing barriers from agriculture to energy to the operation of American financial firms in China. -China trade agreement, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross puffed a bit too hard in desc...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

A 'kill switch' is slowing the spread of WannaCry ransomware

The attacks - which experts said affected dozens of countries - used a technique known as ransomware that locks users' files unless they pay the attackers a designated sum in the virtual currency Bitcoin. "I'm ...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Work begins to fill hole at collapsed Hanford tunnel

One tunnel, about 110 meters long, contains eight rail cars loaded with contaminated equipment. A robot was sent by officials to test radiation in the air and on the grounds surrounding the tunnel, but it did n...More..

Vornado Realty Trust (VNO) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $635.55 Million
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Vornado Realty Trust (VNO) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $635.55 Million

They are projecting Next Quarter growth of 4.8%. The company reported its EPS on 05/05/2017. The stock notched a 12-month high of $8.58 while $9.00 target is by far the most aggressive out of analysts who are...More..

US, EU in talks on expanding laptop ban on flights
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

US, EU in talks on expanding laptop ban on flights

And the invitation to USA officials to continue the discussions face-to-face in Brussels next week - with a date yet to be fixed - suggested that a decision was still at least several days off. Officials say th...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

EU, US to hold talks on airline laptop ban next week

The ban prevents passengers from bringing large phones, laptops and tablets as carry-on luggage. "The EU invited the USA to come to Brussels next week for talks at political and expert level ... Airlines For ...More..

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Warren Buffet regrets missing out on Google and Amazon

Buffett believes Berkshire's investment and derivative gains in any given quarter are often meaningless, but accounting rules require Berkshire to report them in its earnings statements. Buffett also called ris...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Interserve plc 1.6% Potential Decrease Indicated by Liberum Capital

Diageo plc (LON:DGE) has risen 1.83% since October 10, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 21.01% the S&P500. In addition to Jefferies International reporting its target price, a total of 19 firms ...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Face Riot Charges After Spirit Airlines Cancellations Spark Airport Brawl

As many as 300 Spirit flights have been cancelled over the last week. Chicago visitors Tamari Cameron, 23, and Latreece Smith, 26, spent the night at the airport after their flight was canceled. The Spirit ...More..

Central Intelligence Agency plotted to kill Kim Jong-un, claims North Korea
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Central Intelligence Agency plotted to kill Kim Jong-un, claims North Korea

The ministry said a plot had been hatched to use "bomb terrorism" to target the supreme leadership at a military parade or at an event at the Kumsusan Palace of the Sun, the mausoleum of Kim Il-sung, the coun...More..

Chelsea's Thibaut Courtois eyes 'special' title win after struggles last season
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Chelsea's Thibaut Courtois eyes 'special' title win after struggles last season

Chelsea were nearly stunned inside 30 seconds as West Brom created the game's first chance. Chelsea won the match 0-1 meanin. Chelsea executive, however, believe money is no problem for the Italian but t...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Coach to acquire Kate Spade in $2.4bn deal

Here's what they had to say. Shares of Kate Spade were eight percent higher Monday morning following the announcement, while Coach's stock rose six percent. As The New York Times reports, Coach had fallen...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Factory Growth Slows, Will We Still See A Rate Hike?

The Fed also said that it expected the first-quarter's slow economic growth to speed up later in the year. Still, economists expect the Foryederal Reserve will announce an interest rate hike as the labor ma...More..

Elon Musk posts video of 'electric sled' for tunnel travel
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Elon Musk posts video of 'electric sled' for tunnel travel

The idea of a huge underground tunnel where cars travel from point A to point B on car-carrying platforms or sleds with rapid speeds saw the light of day at an undisclosed location. Basically, a auto elevator w...More..

Passengers get into fistfight aboard Southwest flight
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Passengers get into fistfight aboard Southwest flight

As the flight from Dallas prepared to deplane in Burbank, Calif ., before continuing to Oakland, the two men somehow began exchanging blows. Instead, they made a decision to go toe-to-toe with each other aft...More..

China's homegrown jumbo passenger jet takes to the sky
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

China's homegrown jumbo passenger jet takes to the sky

The development of the C919 a key step on the path laid out by Chinese leaders to transform the country into a creator of profitable technology. Meanwhile, Lin Zhijie, an aviation industry analyst and columni...More..

North Korea calls US-South Korea plot a 'declaration of war'
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

North Korea calls US-South Korea plot a 'declaration of war'

North Korea's U.N. Mission is calling what it says was a "terrorist" plot by the US and South Korean intelligence agencies to kill leader Kim Jung Un a "declaration of war". The US has not ruled out a military ...More..

Family with 2 young children booted from Delta flight
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Family with 2 young children booted from Delta flight

The video by the California couple shows Brian Schear arguing with a police officer and a Delta employee as he sat on Flight 2222 waiting to depart from Maui to Los Angeles. This is technically against th...More..

China, US reach agreement on beef, poultry and natural gas
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

China, US reach agreement on beef, poultry and natural gas

Trump's claims to have affected the dynamics of the Chinese currency simply do not stand up to reality", said Eswar Prasad, a professor of global trade at Cornell and the author of a book about China's currency...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Hamas elects new leader

Abdulatif al-Qanou, Hamas spokesman in Gaza , said in a statement that Haniya replaced Kahled Meshaal, the Hamas leader who has been the chief of the movement for eight years, Xinhua news agency reported . ...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Shaanxi prospers from Belt and Road development

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has left for China along with a high-level delegation to attend the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation summit to be held in Beijing , on Sunday. Some Chine...More..

Rising yields boost dollar, euro after French vote
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Rising yields boost dollar, euro after French vote

Macron, a centrist upstart, won Sunday's presidential election by a landslide, defeating far-right candidate Marine Le Pen, who had hoped to ride the wave of rising nationalism in Europe. Big retailers such as ...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Won't dwell on sacking, will be fine: FBI's Comey in farewell letter

He noted that Comey's firing came around the same time that reports surfaced that grand jury subpoenas were sent to former national security adviser Michael Flynn's associates. Trump on Wednesday defended hi...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Louisiana oil, gas rig count unchanged as USA adds 8

Nine oil rigs were brought online over the course of the week, while one natural gas rigs was taken offline and miscellaneous rigs remained level at one, Baker Hughes said. The latest data showed a 17th weekl...More..