Ryanair admits pilot shortage is behind flight cancellations

He told the AGM that the offer applied to pilots at London Stansted, Dublin , Frankfurt and Berlin airports. In a statement issued ahead of the meeting, Ryanair's CEO Michael O'Leary apologised to shareholders, and again to customers, for the ca... More..

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Undisclosed SEC breach may have led to illegal stock trades
by | Friday, September 22, 2017

Undisclosed SEC breach may have led to illegal stock trades

The securities regulator did not clarify which companies were affected or details about the vulnerability, but the hushed revelation comes just a week after it was reported that consumer credit reporting agency...More..

India Stresses on Restoration of Normalcy in Myanmar's Rakhine
by | Friday, September 22, 2017

India Stresses on Restoration of Normalcy in Myanmar's Rakhine

The funds will be used for emergency shelter, food, healthcare, water, hygiene and other needs for more than 400,000 displaced people. Persons who were not able to find space are simply occupying roadsides. The...More..

Dutch jobs to go as Tata Steel and ThyssenKrupp plan merger
by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

Dutch jobs to go as Tata Steel and ThyssenKrupp plan merger

In a statement on Wednesday, ThyssenKrupp stated that the newly formed company will be known as ThyssenKrupp Tata Steel and it will be headquartered in or near Amsterdam. Senior executives from both compa...More..

New Zealand Pipeline Leak Worse Than Expected
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

New Zealand Pipeline Leak Worse Than Expected

Due to a fuel shortage in Auckland , oil companies are limiting the amount of fuel being supplied to airlines at Auckland Airport. New Zealand Refining said the damage would probably mean it would make bet...More..

Leishman takes two-shot lead at BMW C'ship
by | Monday, September 18, 2017

Leishman takes two-shot lead at BMW C'ship

He is 51st in the FedEx Cup standings and needs to be in the top 30 to reach next week's Tour Championship , where the victor gets a $10m bonus. But the 33-year-old Leishman is sitting on a gold mine. In a r...More..

Google Chrome To Block Vexing Autoplaying Videos Next Year
by | Saturday, September 16, 2017

Google Chrome To Block Vexing Autoplaying Videos Next Year

Muting a site will persist even if you end your session, so you don't have to mute a site every time you open it. "These changes will also unify desktop and mobile web behavior , making web media developmen...More..

South Korea confirms traces of radioactive gas from North Korea's nuclear test
by | Friday, September 15, 2017

South Korea confirms traces of radioactive gas from North Korea's nuclear test

The UN Security Council on Monday imposed a new package of sanctions on North Korea aimed at further stifling its economy after Pyongyang detonated a hydrogen bomb on September 3, its sixth and most powerful ...More..

Following data breach, 36 Senators request investigation into Equifax stock sales
by | Friday, September 15, 2017

Following data breach, 36 Senators request investigation into Equifax stock sales

The two-month gap between when the patch was issued and when the attackers breached Equifax's network was a particularly risky time, as hackers began immediately exploiting the flaw on websites that didn't appl...More..

Burberry Group plc's Sell Recommendation Reiterated at Bryan, Garnier Co
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Burberry Group plc's Sell Recommendation Reiterated at Bryan, Garnier Co

Investors of record on Thursday, September 7th will be given a GBX 7 ($0.09) dividend. The stock of Ocular Therapeutix Inc (NASDAQ:OCUL) has "Overweight" rating given on Friday, February 10 by Cantor Fitzgerald...More..

Air Berlin furious as 'ill pilots' force flight cancellations
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Air Berlin furious as 'ill pilots' force flight cancellations

German press estimated that over 100 national and global flights were to be grounded, affecting schedules at Berlin's Tegel airport, Düsseldorf, Munich and others. Air Berlin has been dogged by delays and can...More..

VW to shell out $24b by 2030
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

VW to shell out $24b by 2030

Keeping in line with the ongoing shift to electric vehicles (EVs), German automotive manufacturing MNC Volkswagen announced their plans to electrify their 300-odd cars by 2030, thus projected to increase th...More..

Tesla Extends Vehicle Range to Drivers in Hurricane Irma's Path
by | Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Tesla Extends Vehicle Range to Drivers in Hurricane Irma's Path

The update lets owners of 60 and 70 kilowatt-hour Tesla Model S and Model X vehicles in the path of Irma temporarily use the full capacity of their 75kWh battery packs, which would typically cost thousa...More..

Equifax Breach: How to Freeze Your Credit
by | Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Equifax Breach: How to Freeze Your Credit

Whether or not customers were properly notified of the breach by Equifax is the target of an investigation by Attorney General Eric Schneiderman , who estimated Friday that as many 8 million New Yorkers may...More..

Netflix Is Free for Our 'One' Plan Customers
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

Netflix Is Free for Our 'One' Plan Customers

Are there any caveats? . Netflix will come free to T-Mobile U.S. account holders with at least two phones, which would cost $120 per month. It was announced at this event that T-Mobile plans to offer free ...More..

Nikki Haley Says Trump Has Grounds to Leave Iran Deal
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

Nikki Haley Says Trump Has Grounds to Leave Iran Deal

Ilan Goldenberg, a former state department official, said that if Trump withheld certification of the nuclear deal it would be hard for him to continue to waive sanctions, as both are based on similar criteria....More..

Number two at US Federal Reserve to step down
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

Number two at US Federal Reserve to step down

In a letter to President Donald Trump , Fischer, 73, said he was resigning for personal reasons and that the effective date would be on or around october 13. Quarles' nomination is scheduled to be voted o...More..

Wall Street falls amid fresh North Korea tensions
by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

Wall Street falls amid fresh North Korea tensions

Energy companies climbed the most as the price of crude oil rose. Gasoline prices fell Tuesday on news refineries were starting to come back online in Texas in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. North Korea r...More..

Data leak exposed millions of Time Warner Cable customers
by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

Data leak exposed millions of Time Warner Cable customers

The TWC record information was not unique for all details exposed, instances of duplicate information, were also seen, meaning the breach ultimately exposed less than four million customers. One text file that ...More..

New York Daily News Sold to Tronc, Publisher of the Chicago Tribune
by | Tuesday, September 05, 2017

New York Daily News Sold to Tronc, Publisher of the Chicago Tribune

Zuckerman paid $36 million for the Daily News . The News , a almost 100-year-old media company, is based in Manhattan and was owned by Mortimer B. "And while most newspapers have experienced drops in circul...More..

DUP leader Arlene Foster calls for parallel process to break Stormont deadlock
by | Tuesday, September 05, 2017

DUP leader Arlene Foster calls for parallel process to break Stormont deadlock

Sinn Fein's leader in Northern Ireland, Michelle O'Neill, earlier on Thursday said her party was "entirely committed" to making the political institutions work. She said she was disappointed with the "breakneck...More..

by | Tuesday, September 05, 2017

Prince William and Kate expecting third child

The newest tiny royal will be a sibling to four-year-old Prince George and two-year-old Princess Charlotte - the royal couple's first two children. George and Charlotte have since appeared on the front cove...More..

Apple finally chimes in on net neutrality debate
by | Monday, September 04, 2017

Apple finally chimes in on net neutrality debate

AT&T sought to cut down the idea that companies like Amazon and Netflix share a level playing field. It's a process he says will promote competition, create jobs, and give more Americans access to high-speed in...More..

Stacy Lewis Wins Portland Classic, Pledges Paycheck To Houston
by | Monday, September 04, 2017

Stacy Lewis Wins Portland Classic, Pledges Paycheck To Houston

Stacy Lewis donated her £150,000 winnings to the flood victims in Houston after holding off the challenge of Chun In-gee to claim victory at the Cambia Portland Classic . Lewis's round included three successi...More..

Columbus gas prices 30 cents higher than average and rising
by | Sunday, September 03, 2017

Columbus gas prices 30 cents higher than average and rising

Tropical Storm Harvey's effect on the energy industry has spread beyond flooded United States refiners as fuel pipelines are also shut, threatening a supply squeeze around the country and roiling world markets ...More..

North Korea: Talking is not the answer, says Trump
by | Saturday, September 02, 2017

North Korea: Talking is not the answer, says Trump

North Korea hates such displays of USA military might at close range and will likely respond with fury. "The North's intention was to push the boundaries of its military presence farther from the Korean Peni...More..

U.S. quarterly economic growth revised higher
by | Thursday, August 31, 2017

U.S. quarterly economic growth revised higher

Economists surveyed by MarketWatch expected a smaller upward revision in second-quarter GDP to a 2.8% rate. This is the fastest quarterly growth rate in more than two years. Nonetheless, the faster expansion ...More..

by | Thursday, August 31, 2017

Hurricane Harvey Pushes Astros-Rangers Series to Florida

You guys have our home series, we'll take your home series. After a day off Monday, they will head to the Rays' indoor stadium, where the Astros will have "home" games far away from home, just like they di...More..

Uber's CEO pick is no fan of Trump
by | Thursday, August 31, 2017

Uber's CEO pick is no fan of Trump

In an email sent to Uber employees two days after offering him the job, the company's board of directors confirmed Khosrowshahi's appointment . "This company has to change", Khosrowshahi said in his remark...More..

Flight operations cease at Houston airports until further notice, officials say
by | Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Flight operations cease at Houston airports until further notice, officials say

More than 1,480 US flights had been preemptively grounded by Sunday evening, according to flight-tracking service FlightAware . Texas officials have been expressing concern that not as many people are evacua...More..

Jailing of Samsung chief sparks protests in South Korea
by | Saturday, August 26, 2017

Jailing of Samsung chief sparks protests in South Korea

Prosecutors had been seeking a 12-year prison sentence for Lee, who denied any wrongdoing. Lee Jae-Yong's paid a total of $7.9 million United States dollars in return for favors including government support f...More..

Trump signs new economic sanctions against Venezuela
by | Saturday, August 26, 2017

Trump signs new economic sanctions against Venezuela

Venezuela has taken desperate steps to remain current on its debt throughout the economic crisis, and the president has blamed his enemies for spreading rumors about any impending default. "We must have the ca...More..

Amazon to cut Whole Foods prices Monday
by | Saturday, August 26, 2017

Amazon to cut Whole Foods prices Monday

The Verge reports that additional future changes will include offering 365 Everyday Value products through Amazon .com, and that Prime will replace Whole Foods' current customer loyalty program. Amazon wil...More..

Trump Says US Likely to Terminate NAFTA
by | Friday, August 25, 2017

Trump Says US Likely to Terminate NAFTA

Since the US, Canada, and Mexico were all parties to the TPP, which would have superseded NAFTA and imposed more robust labor rights and environmental standards, it stands to reason that the three countries...More..

KFC has a VR training game because nothing is sacred anymore
by | Friday, August 25, 2017

KFC has a VR training game because nothing is sacred anymore

This includes inspecting, rinsing, breading, racking, and then pressure frying virtual chickens. Now KFC is owning the darker, crispier parts of its brand with a new VR horror game that's become a "bizarre init...More..