Finance

Visits by loyal Stop & Shop customers decline 75 percent during strike

Visits by loyal Stop & Shop customers decline 75 percent during strike Stop & Shop was bought out by Dutch supermarket operator Ahold in 1995, which merged with Belgian grocery store conglomerate Delhaize in 2016 - becoming a new holding company called Ahold Delhaize . The union representing Stop & Shop workers has launched a GoFundMe campaign to provide financial assistance for strikers facing financial hardship. [Full Article...]

Possible intel failures to be examined in Sri Lanka blasts

Possible intel failures to be examined in Sri Lanka blasts At a vigil in Melbourne, Fahim Mawjood told SBS that the family had travelled back to Sri Lanka a few years ago to care for a relative. So far, 24 people have been taken into custody, in relation to the attacks. Coming barely a month after the New Zealand attacks, which also shook the world, these attacks underscore the urgency for world leaders to recognize the enormity of the problem of attack... [Full Article...]

Elizabeth Warren Announces 'Free College' Plan on Lenin's Birthday

Elizabeth Warren Announces 'Free College' Plan on Lenin's Birthday Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., has said she opposes tuition-free four-year public college, although she favors free community college. "It's how the daughter of a janitor in a small town in Oklahoma got to become a teacher, a law school professor, a U.S. [Full Article...]

March 2019 unemployment down from February report in Kentucky

March 2019 unemployment down from February report in Kentucky New Mexico on Friday reported its seasonally adjusted unemployment rate at 5.1 percent for March 2019, unchanged from February 2019 and up slightly from 5.0 percent at the same time the previous year. Next was the leisure and hospitality industry, which added 600 workers. Professional and business services lost 400 positions in that period. The largest loss was in trade, transportation, and u... [Full Article...]

United States expected to end sanctions waivers for Iran oil imports

United States expected to end sanctions waivers for Iran oil imports Brent crude futures rose 3 percent to $74.31 per barrel, the highest level since last November 1. U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude climbed by as much as 2.9 per cent to $65.87, the highest since October 31, and was last up $1.50 at $65.50. [Full Article...]

China's Huawei says 1Q sales up 39% despite US pressure:The Asahi Shimbun

China's Huawei says 1Q sales up 39% despite US pressure:The Asahi Shimbun One 10-count indictment accuses Huawei of stealing trade secrets from USA carrier T-Mobile beginning in 2012. The Times reported that, according to the USA intelligence agency, Huawei was being funded by the Chinese People's Liberation Army, the National Security Commission, and a third branch of the Chinese state intelligence network. [Full Article...]

Tesla says investigating vehicle explosion in Shanghai

Tesla says investigating vehicle explosion in Shanghai The video taken from a closed-circuit camera in the parking lot of a residential building showed a white sedan bearing Tesla's logo emitting smoke from both sides of the vehicle before catching fire Sunday evening. For now, Tesla has had to rely on exporting its cars to China, though it is in the midst of building its first overseas plant in Shanghai in the hope of minimizing the impact of tar... [Full Article...]

USA expected to end sanctions waivers for Iran oil imports

USA expected to end sanctions waivers for Iran oil imports The White House said the action is meant to bring Iran's oil exports to "zero" and remove a main source of revenue for the regime. The officials said market disruption should be minimal for two reasons: supply is now greater than demand and Pompeo is also set to announce offsets through commitments from other suppliers such as Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates . [Full Article...]

Craig Wright sued podcaster Peter McCormack for alleged libel

Craig Wright sued podcaster Peter McCormack for alleged libel Specifically, McCormack recently tweeted a photo of a legal notice sent on behalf of Wright. " BSV is proving this can be done and we now have a road map to achieve what Satoshi Nakamoto envisioned all along". Following the filing of the lawsuit which was fast-tracked at McCormack's request, the Bitcoin Podcaster has gone ahead to make some ridiculous settlement offers . [Full Article...]

Canopy-Acreage: 'Game-change' for North American cannabis industry

Canopy-Acreage: 'Game-change' for North American cannabis industry Acreage also has a couple of well-known names on its Board of Directors, including former Canadian Prime Minister Brian Mulroney and former Speaker of the U.S. In the following six months, Canopy's and Acreage's lawyers and bankers were most likely shaping the deal into what we now see. The Canadian company has had trouble maneuvering around US restrictions to merge or invest in American cann... [Full Article...]

Bonus eggs coming to Marquette City-Wide Easter Egg Hunt

Bonus eggs coming to Marquette City-Wide Easter Egg Hunt For starters, Peeps! Peeps are a go-to Easter marshmallow delight with numerous colors and flavors to boot and man, when we find our Easter basket every year you can bet these are in there.in pink, duh. "Like" Valley Bible Church's Easter egg hunt post , and share it on Facebook or Instagram. Those who have correctly counted all of them are entered into a draw for the giant chocolate bunny whic... [Full Article...]

Air Canada pilots reviewing aircraft systems on Boeing's MAX jets

Air Canada pilots reviewing aircraft systems on Boeing's MAX jets All 737 MAX aircraft owned by airlines around the world have been halted until a new certificate allowing them to fly with passengers is obtained. So the FAA has additional obstacles to jump before it can satisfy airlines and governments outside the United States that the plane is safe. [Full Article...]

Easter Egg Hunt at Beauvoir

Easter Egg Hunt at Beauvoir Altitude is celebrating with two Easter egg hunts on Friday, April 19th. Below is a list of events taking place in the region this weekend. Hidden and nestled within the expansive trampoline park, family four pack and hourly passes are buried within these golden eggs. [Full Article...]

Pinterest, Zoom make public debut - What to know in markets Thursday

Pinterest, Zoom make public debut - What to know in markets Thursday The company headed by Ben Silbermann had its virtual pinboard rise 25 per cent in its NYSE debut, where it opened at $23.75 per share. Zoom, a unicorn IPO that happened to fall on the same day as Pinterest's big debut, has skyrocketed by 81 per cent on its first day of trading . [Full Article...]

What's open and closed on Easter weekend in Montreal

What's open and closed on Easter weekend in Montreal Pools are closed on Monday, except the Pan Am Pool, which is open from 10 a.m.to 2 p.m., and the Cindy Klassen Recreation Complex, which is open from 2 p.m.to 6 p.m. "In addition to GP services, other healthcare options over the bank holiday weekend include urgent treatment centres and pharmacies and advice from NHS 111". [Full Article...]

Oil prices inch up on signs of tightening global supply

Oil prices inch up on signs of tightening global supply Brent crude oil futures rose 29 cents (0.4%) to $72.01 a barrel by 0657 GMT. US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were at Dollars 63.67 per barrel, down 9 cents, or 0.1 per cent. The head of Libya's National Oil Corp. warned on Friday that renewed fighting could wipe out crude production in the country. Crude exports from Iran have dropped thus far in April to the lowest daily l... [Full Article...]

What's open and what's closed in Cornwall Easter Weekend Local News

What's open and what's closed in Cornwall Easter Weekend Local News The Forks Market and The Common are open 7 a.m.to 11 p.m. daily Friday through Monday. Compost depots: West depot opens between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. CT. Extended hours are in effect at most locations on Thursday, April 18 and Saturday, April 20. All City of Winnipeg swimming pools will be closed on Friday, April 19, with the exception of the Cindy Klassen Recreation Complex and Seven Oaks Pool,... [Full Article...]

China considers stimulus to boost consumers, ease trade risk

China considers stimulus to boost consumers, ease trade risk Our view for the economy is still cautious", Reuters quoted Jianwei Xu, senior economist, Greater China at Natixis in Hong Kong, as saying. The world's second-largest economy expanded by 6.4% over a year before in the three months ending in March, the government reported Wednesday. [Full Article...]

Former NHL star apologizes for crossing picket line

Former NHL star apologizes for crossing picket line The United Food & Commercial Workers union said in an emailed statement. "We are grateful for your understanding and are working around the clock to get back to business as usual", McGowan said in the letter. Nathan Ely, 11, stood on a column outside a Stop & Shop store in Watertown. But the union has called the store's proposals "smoke and mirrors" that would hurt both current employees and n... [Full Article...]

Car2go suspends all service in Chicago due to ‘fraud issue’

Car2go suspends all service in Chicago due to ‘fraud issue’ CBS Chicago's Brad Edwards tweeted today that 12 people have been taken into custody so far , with the story developing as we speak. "Currently, 100 vehicles are unaccounted for and it is believed that 50 vehicles, all Mercedes Benz , remain in the Chicago land area", Officer Jose Jara, another spokesperson for the department, told CNN. [Full Article...]


« Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353  Next »