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Business Winter Storm Riley Causes Flight's Bumpy Landing: 'Everyone Threw Up'
Author: 0 Winter Storm Riley Causes Flight's Bumpy Landing: 'Everyone Threw Up'

In the pilot's official flight report, he stated that the plane encountered severe turbulence upon descent, noting: "Very bumpy upon descent". These were the words of a report filed with the National Weather Service's aviation center report of a flight landing at Dulles International Airport Friday.

Author: 0 Peel Hunt Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for Bodycote (BOY)

As of March 31, 2017, this segment provided broadband Internet services to approximately 659,000 consumer and small business subscribers. It has underperformed by 12.17% the S&P500. Barclays started coverage on shares of CityFibre Infrastructure in a research note on Friday, February 9th. Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO) was sold by DEVITRE DINYAR S.

Business Driving for Uber or Lyft Is Awful, New Study Shows
Author: 0 Driving for Uber or Lyft Is Awful, New Study Shows

Uber disagreed with the results of the study (shocker!), saying in a statement that "while the paper is certainly attention grabbing, its methodology and findings are deeply flawed". "If drivers are fully able to capitalize on these losses for tax purposes, 73.5% of an estimated US market $4.8B in annual ride-hailing driver profit is untaxed", they add.

Author: 0 Gun injuries decrease by 20% during the NRA's conventions

You guys love it. I've directed our representatives to stop using them, and encourage you to do the same . "For shipping from its online store, the NRA uses UPS and not FedEx ", FedEx said on Tuesday. The NRA and its 5m members have therefore been valued customers for companies, too. " Republican and Republican-leaning gun owners are twice as likely as Democratic and Democratic-leaning gun owners to say they belong to the NRA (24% vs.

Author: 0 May meets EU's Tusk on eve of Brexit speech

Brexit talks once again look to be stuck around the intractable issue of the Irish border - an obstacle that was papered over in December with a temporary fix but now has the potential to derail the whole process. He says the text should have come as "no surprise" and was just a legally-worded assessment of what had been agreed in the December negotiations. May said.

Business Asian Shares Sharply Lower After Wall Street Losses
Author: 0 Asian Shares Sharply Lower After Wall Street Losses

President George W. Bush backed off his 2002 steel tariffs as the European Union was poised to impose tariffs in response. Dow futures are down 194 points, the index having closed 420 points lower yesterday, while S&P 500 futures are trading over 13 points lower.

Business Toys R Us enters administration - Broughton & Sealand stores at risk
Author: 0 Toys R Us enters administration - Broughton & Sealand stores at risk

Mr Thomas said: "We will make every effort to secure a buyer for all or part of the business". In December, Kirkland advised the United Kingdom toy retailer on a deal that saw the company's pension deficit recovery plan reduced from 15 years to 10 years, with £3.8m injected into the pension scheme in 2018 and a further £6m promised during 2019 and 2020.

Business Powell Says Fed Still Believes Rates Can Go Up Gradually
Author: 0 Powell Says Fed Still Believes Rates Can Go Up Gradually

Powell's comments came during his second day of congressional testimony in delivering the Fed's semi-annual monetary report. The Dow tumbled 299.24 points or 1.2% to 25,410.03, the Nasdaq slumped 91.11 points or 1.2% to 7,330.35 and the S&P 500 plunged 35.32 points or 1.3% to 2,744.28.

Business State approves Javelin missile sale to Ukraine
Author: 0 State approves Javelin missile sale to Ukraine

But late previous year, the Trump administration said it approved the plan to provide lethal weapons to Ukraine. The U.S. Department of State has approved deliveries to Ukraine of the Javelin anti-tank missile system, according to the U.S.

Business Tripura Election Results: BJP, CPI(M) sound confident ahead of vote counting
Author: 0 Tripura Election Results: BJP, CPI(M) sound confident ahead of vote counting

They predicted a victory for the Left parties in four to seven ST reserved seats while the BJP alliance was said to have victory possibilities in 13 to 16 seats. The Congress, which fought Assembly elections in alliance with the tribal party since 1983, entered the poll battle alone this time. The exit poll by JanKiBaat-NewsX has predicted that the National People's Party (NPP) will win 23-27 seats with 39 percent vote share and its ally will win 8-12 seats with a vote share of 12 percent.

Author: 0 Oil Prices Mixed as Dollar Gains on Fed Comments

Trump's plans to impose tariffs of 25 percent on imported steel and 10 percent on aluminum for "a long period of time" may be having a twofold impact on oil. Front-month futures traded at a $2.98 premium to May WTI. Oil recovered some of its losses during the session as the dollar weakened. The Bloomberg Commodity Index is on course for a 0.4% drop this week, while the dollar is headed for a 0.5% increase in the period.

Business Canadian retailer drops outdoor sport brands owned by USA gunmaker
Author: 0 Canadian retailer drops outdoor sport brands owned by USA gunmaker

Vista owns Savage Arms, which makes a semi-automatic assault rifle similar to the one used in the Florida school massacre. On Wednesday, U.S. retailer Dick's Sporting Goods said it will immediately end sales of assault-style rifles and high-capacity magazines at all of its stores and ban the sale of all guns to anyone under 21.

Business FedEx Again Addresses Its Relationship With The NRA, Discounts For Its Members
Author: 0 FedEx Again Addresses Its Relationship With The NRA, Discounts For Its Members

That comes after its competitor, FedEx ( FDX ) - itself fielding criticism from activists for standing by its NRA shipping discount - accused UPS of having a relationship with America's top gun lobby. The US is no stranger to school shootings , but the response of students who survived the attack on Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School appears to have given fresh impetus to attempts to strengthen gun control.

Business Cellphone catches fire, delays takeoff of Vancouver-bound flight
Author: 0 Cellphone catches fire, delays takeoff of Vancouver-bound flight

The passenger who was burned was treated by medical personnel before she left the plane to go to a nearby hospital. The make and model of the phone was not made public. Toronto city councilor Joe Cressy, who was also present on the plane, tweeted after the incident. "Any time you're in a plane and you look behind you and there's smoke and yelling, there's a moment of real concern and fear", Cressy told The Canadian Press.

Business Japan softens stance on prospect of
Author: 0 Japan softens stance on prospect of "chat" with N. Korea

We want to talk also, only under the right conditions. In August, Trump threatened to go beyond sanctions by bringing "fire and fury like the world has never seen", although his administration has repeatedly said it prefers a diplomatic solution.

Business Maruti, Mahindra, Tata Motors post double digit sales growth
Author: 0 Maruti, Mahindra, Tata Motors post double digit sales growth

Exports were at 14,924 units, seeing a drop of nearly 5 per cent compared to 15,688 vehicles exported in February 2017. While old-models such as Alto and WagonR grew 2.1% after declining for several months, sales of the mid-sized Ciaz sedan declined almost 17%, in line with a trend prevalent since July 2017, when the government withdrew the benefits extended to hybrid models under the goods and services tax (GST) regime.

Business Uber Health: A new way to a doctor's appointment
Author: 0 Uber Health: A new way to a doctor's appointment

Coordinators will be able to schedule rides on behalf of patients, staff, and caregivers to take place immediately, in a few hours or even up to 30 days in advance. Molina Healthcare Inc. has offered a transportation benefit to its customers for around 25 years and says that more than 3 million people are eligible.

Business Casey Cagle threatens to kill any tax legislation that benefits Delta Airlines
Author: 0 Casey Cagle threatens to kill any tax legislation that benefits Delta Airlines

Delta is not alone in cutting ties with the powerful lobbying group. Members of the NRA have access to special offers from partner companies on its website , ranging from life insurance to wine clubs. Over the last two weeks, the airline has been under pressure to take a position on guns by two of the most powerful forces in USA politics right now: the National Rifle Association , and the students of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.

Business Best Buy plans to shut 250 small US mobile phone stores
Author: 0 Best Buy plans to shut 250 small US mobile phone stores

Best Buy on Thursday said that fourth quarter revenue rose 14% year over year to $15.36 billion, beating the FactSet consensus estimate of $14.51 billion cited by Marketwatch . Shares of Best Buy Co. jumped 7 percent before the opening bell. So, effectively, the company tripled its anticipated result. Revenues rose 14.0% from a year ago to $15.36 billion, compared with analysts' view for $14.52 billion.

Business Canada: Patrick Brown quits Ontario PC leadership race
Author: 0 Canada: Patrick Brown quits Ontario PC leadership race

He confirmed the news on Twitter Monday with a lengthy statement saying he was leaving the race to protect family and friends from "attacks", to avoid being a distraction, and to focus on holding CTV News "accountable" for the story that first caused him to resign as PC leader.

Business EMIs set to rise as SBI, others hike lending rates
Author: 0 EMIs set to rise as SBI, others hike lending rates

Since lending by banks are based on the marginal cost of funds-based lending rates ( MCLR ), any upward revision in the cost of funds, including deposit rates would lead to a revision in lending rates as well. For retail deposits, below Rs 1 crore, the rate was increased by up to 0.50%, while for deposits maturing in one year to less than two years, it was hiked by 0.15% to 6.40%.

Business Dunkin' Donuts is now selling Girl Scout cookie-flavored coffee
Author: 0 Dunkin' Donuts is now selling Girl Scout cookie-flavored coffee

Your dreams have come true. The collaboration comes in three different flavors - Thin Mints, Coconut Caramel and Peanut Butter Cookie. Dunkin' Donuts just made Girl Scout cookie-lovers the happiest people with their new menu additions that features the the nonprofit organizations most well-known flavors.

Business Flights grounded and buses off amid travel chaos
Author: 0 Flights grounded and buses off amid travel chaos

Passengers are being advised to check with their airlines for the latest updates before heading to the airport. Glasgow Airport is now closed and has been since 7am this morning. Meanwhile, a spokesperson said that "anyone with a cancelled flight can request a full refund, or request to be rebooked onto the next available flight, there will be no charge in this instance".

Business The Simpsons Predicted The Future And It Came True AGAIN
Author: 0 The Simpsons Predicted The Future And It Came True AGAIN

After the game, with his wife and two kids headed to a hotel and his wifes encouraging words ringing in his head, Shuster found a grassy spot outside the venue, sat down and came to a realization. It looked like another disappointment for Shuster, who is competing in his fourth Olympics. Duluth Curling Club President Linda Christensen was in the crowd to watch the men's final curling match and the win was "unbelievable, so cool".

Business ICE announces more than 150 people arrested in San Francisco area
Author: 0 ICE announces more than 150 people arrested in San Francisco area

About 800 " criminals " avoided immigration arrests because Oakland , California Mayor Libby Schaaf (left) alerted the public about the surprise operation. Since Sunday, more than 150 people have been arrested in San Francisco, Sacramento and Stockton for what ICE says are violations of federal USA immigration laws.

Business Dutch supermarket launches plastic-free aisles
Author: 0 Dutch supermarket launches plastic-free aisles

Sian Sutherland , cofounder of A Plastic Planet, told Climate Action that the aisle is "a landmark moment for the global fight against plastic pollution". "There is absolutely no logic in wrapping something as fleeting as food in something as indestructible as plastic", Sutherland said. Across the globe, people use more than a million plastic bottles each minute, mostly for drinking water, according to Ekoplaza's website.

Business Diversity Reigns in the 'Black Panther' Movie
Author: 0 Diversity Reigns in the 'Black Panther' Movie

However, Black Panther delivers a powerful message. Fithian's motivations are probably twofold, considering his position; films that perform well at the box office are important for theaters, given that they're the ones selling the tickets.