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FAA orders engine inspections after deadly Southwest Airlines incident

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It will require inspections of some CFM56-7B engines, the type on the Southwest flight, and FAA officials acknowledged the total number of engines could be higher than the 220 initially estimated. The controller responded: "Um, I'm sorry". I'm sorry. You said there was a hole and somebody went out? "Southwest 1380, we're single engine", the pilot radioed to air traffic control. Read More »

Everything You Should Know About National Walkout Day on April 20

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The principal implored people nationwide to plan an activity "that will somehow build up your school, or perhaps pre-Day Without Hate event on April 20, as opposed to a walkout". But you wouldn't know it because the media stonewalled them, unlike the pro-gun control students who received wall-to-wall glowing coverage during their anti-gun walkouts. Read More »

Starbucks to temporarily shut cafes for bias training

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The woman who called police was reportedly the manager of the store. Chief Executive Officer Kevin Johnson apologized for the arrests , calling them a " reprehensible outcome", and vowed to better train employees. Starbucks said its U.S. company-owned stores and corporate offices will be closed on the afternoon of 29 May for the training , which will eventually be incorporated into the instruction process for all newly-hired employees. Read More »

Elon Musk admits that humans are better than robots

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The electric vehicle company projected in January that it would produce 2,500 Model 3s per week by the end of 2018. In the past month, a Tesla SUV on auto-pilot crashed and killed the driver; thousands of the company's Model S cars had to be recalled; and CEO Elon Musk admitted excessive automation was a mistake. Read More »

Canelo Alvarez hit with 6-month suspension, report says

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Golovkin called him a liar and implied he had always been a doper and accused him even further, stating he was doping during their first bout as well. That could set up a rematch with Golovkin (37-0-1) in September, one year removed from their draw in Alvarez's last fight. He blamed the positive test on tainted meat from his native Mexico. Read More »

Lowest jobless rate since 1975 fails to spur wage growth

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However, most economists still expect the Bank of England , which had been forecasting CPI to average 2.9% over the first three months of 2018, to raise rates in May. Many anecdotal stories in the United Kingdom suggest that inflation is considerably higher than the official figure for certain items. Figures showed air transport falling 2.1 per cent month on month, a smaller decline than the 3.9 per cent fall in March 2017. Read More »

Goldman Sachs Earnings: 12 Things to Know About Q1

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Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has risen 37.43% since April 16, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 5.51% the S&P500. The company has its outstanding shares of 387.88M. The company was maintained on Thursday, July 13 by BMO Capital Markets. (NYSE:GS) or 21,252 shs on Monday, January 29. Atlantic Securities downgraded the stock to "Neutral" rating in Wednesday, December 21 report. Read More »

Tesla shuts down Model 3 production to "improve automation"

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Also, there are 1 buy, 1 sell and 3 strong sell ratings, collectively assigning a 2.76 average brokerage recommendation. UBS lifted their price objective on shares of Tesla to $365.00 and gave the company a "hold" rating in a report on Thursday, February 8th. Read More »

Scientists Accidentally Create Super Enzyme That Can Devour Plastic Pollution

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It also has the potential to recycle clear plastic bottles back into clear plastic, which could hugely reduce the need to produce new bottles. About 1m plastic bottles are sold each minute around the globe and, with just 14% recycled, many end up in the oceans where they have polluted even the remotest parts, harming marine life and potentially people who eat seafood. Read More »

Facebook to face class-action suit on facial recognition

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Illinois' Biometric Information Privacy Act made it illegal to collect and store faceprints without obtaining informed written consent. The judge is based in San Francisco where the case had been moved at Facebook's request . This isn't the only current lawsuit against Facebook coming out of IL. Monday's ruling will likely impact the Silicon Valley giant, which has already lost billions of dollars in wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal, where some 87 million Facebook users ... Read More »

Starbucks CEO apologises for 'reprehensible' arrest of two black men

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Additional details are still coming about the incident in which a Starbucks manager called law enforcement officials on two black men who had not placed an order. He explained that a business can kick out a customer at any time for trespassing and the police were right to blindly follow through on Starbucks' request. Read More »

Police officer fatally shot while serving arrest warrant

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Prosecutors say 29-year-old Thomas Latanowich , of Somerville, was charged with killing a police officer in Barnstable District Court on Friday and is being held without bail after pleading not guilty. On Saturday, an update on Nero's condition was posted to the GoFundMe page "Yarmouth K-9 Officer Sean Gannon". Dennis Veterinary Hospital posted on Facebook that Nero was shot in the face and neck but has been stabilized and faces surgery Friday. Read More »

Philadelphia Eagles' Daryl Worley arrested, report says; team releases statement

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Worley came to play in his hometown in an off-season trade with the Carolina Panthers . The Eagles confirmed his arrest , saying in a statement that they were "gathering more information". Following Sunday's arrest, Joe Person of the Charlotte Observer tweeted that a Panthers source told him the team was concerned about Worley's commitment and love of "the nightlife". Read More »

Carrie Underwood Shares First Up-Close Face Photo Since Accident

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The singer has been teasing her return to the spotlight since the start of the month. So far, it's the third photo the Checotah, Oklahoma native has released since she fell down the steps outside of her home last November. A number of followers commented on the photograph and speculated it was a scar from her disastrous fall. "And my face has been therapeutic fairly properly as effectively", Underwood wrote. Read More »

PFA Player of the Year shortlist revealed

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The 45th annual PFA Awards, where the victor voted for by PFA members will be announced, is to be held in the Grosvenor House in London on April 22. Kane and Salah had a phenomenal 54 Premier League goals between them heading into the weekend. However, Salah has emerged as a real challenger to the Belgian after maintaining his outstanding form in the Premier League. Read More »

Trump called attorney Michael Cohen on Friday

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On Monday, FBI agents raided Cohen's office, home and hotel room in NY, seeking evidence related to his payment to porn star Stormy Daniels . After hearing the matter Friday, U.S. Prosecutors emphasized that their investigation was focused on Cohen's business dealings, not his work as a lawyer. The already complex legal battle could soon see another layer of litigation, as former Clifford attorney Keith Davidson has threatened to sue following reports that Cohen recorded their phone ... Read More »

FTC to keep Uber on short leash over hacks

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Following reports in 2014 that Uber employees used an administrative tool internally dubbed God-view to monitor active Uber cars and customers-and sometimes observed specific users' locations for amusement-Uber promised to use a newly created system to monitor and restrict employee access to such information. Read More »

ED set to chargesheet Nirav Modi, Mehul Choksi in PNB fraud case

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The government has claimed to have tracked Modi in Hong Kong where it has sent a request for his provisional arrest. The Supreme Court on made it clear that it can not monitor the ongoing probe into the over Rs 11,000 crore Punjab National Bank fraud case and said it would first decide whether a PIL seeking a court-monitored SIT probe into the scam was maintainable or not. Read More »

Oil hits US$70 as China offers soothing words on trade

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Brent crude futures rose $2.56 to $71.21 a barrel, a 3.7 percent gain, by 3:12 p.m. EDT. Light, sweet crude for May delivery rose $1.29, or 2%, to $64.71 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange, trading at a one-week high. The American Petroleum Institute is due to publish oil storage data later on Tuesday while official data from the US Energy Information Administration (EIA) is due on Wednesday. Read More »

Davis Cup: Rafael Nadal Wins In First Match Since January

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Rafael Nadal will return to action in the Davis Cup . Spain are now on the brink of being eliminated in the Davis Cup World Group quarter-finals as Germany have a 2-1 lead. John Isner of the United States celebrates his victory over Joris de Loore of Belgium after the first match at the Davis Cup. The 36-year-old Ferrer held firm at the eighth game of the decider to truly save three break points and then pounced at 5-5 to fasten the break before serving out for success. Read More »

Delta, Sears customer credit cards exposed in 2017 data breach

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About 601 shares traded. Hbk Investments Lp accumulated 388,600 shares. It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500. (NYSE: DAL ) earned "Buy" rating by Stifel Nicolaus. (NYSE: DAL ) was bought by BLAKE FRANCIS S on Friday, January 12. The institutional investor owned 20,290 shares of the transportation company's stock after selling 1,333 shares during the period. Read More »

The gender pay gap is widest in these industries

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Want to find out the gender pay gap at your company? What do the companies have to reveal? The remarks came as a deadline approached for British companies to publish data on their pay gap. Which are the offending companies? "And while many financial firms have produced slick reports showing how they're tackling the issue, I think they'll get the message loud and clear if their customers switch to providers with a smaller gender pay gap". Read More »

Sky News could be sold to Disney under new plan

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In fact, we believe that the enhanced firewall remedies we proposed to safeguard the editorial independence of Sky News addressed comprehensively and constructively the CMA's provisional concerns. The first solution offered is to legally separate Sky News from the rest of Sky, establishing the service as a distinct company within the Sky Group, with its own fully independent board and under the management control of the Head of Sky News. Read More »

Trump launches Twitter tirade and declares 'DACA is dead'

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Trump began tweeting over the weekend on immigration from Florida, threatening to pull out of a free trade agreement with Mexico unless it does more to stop people from crossing into the U.S. But in tweets on Sunday he indicated he was done negotiating and wanted Congress to resolve the issue with legislation. Trump suggested that the immigrants who made up the caravan were coming to America in hopes of taking advantage of the program, which he effectively ended in September 2017. Read More »

Trump blasts Amazon for hurting the postal service. Is that true?

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A day after reports suggested Donald Trump has it in for Amazon, the US president added gasoline to the fire on Thursday, tweeting that the company is dodging its tax obligations. Donald Trump attacks coincided with calls from outside groups who insist on inspections because Amazon has grown too much and should be investigated for non-competitive practices. Read More »

Pulse Nightclub Shooter's Wife Acquitted of Helping Him

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Noor Salman , the wife of Pulse nightclub shooter Omar Mateen , was declared not guilty on all counts Friday morning. But prosecutors said she studied possible attack sites with her husband and did nothing to stop his plans. "I'm in shock. I think that she knew that he was up to something", said Neema Bahrami, an event manager at the nightclub who survived the shooting while his best friend was killed. Read More »

Walker sets special election date after losing court fight

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A Dane County Judge ruled last Thursday that Walker must call special elections to fill the seats held by former Senator Frank Lasee and former Representative Keith Ripp. The vacant Wisconsin seats were held by Republican Sen. Walker said in a Thursday radio interview that the special elections would be " meaningless " because whoever wins the June contest will serve for just a few months, according to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Read More »

Tim Cook casts corner-office shade on Mark Zuckerberg

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In a statement posted on his personal Facebook page, he wrote, "We will learn from this experience to secure our platform further and make our community safer for everyone going forward". Tim Cook commenting against Facebook is not new, in 2015 , Cook stated, "When an online service is free, you're not the customer". The Cambridge Analytica data breach is one of the biggest incidents of its kind, where the data of more than 50 million Facebook accounts was collected and shared. Read More »

SoftBank to invest in solar power project in Saudi Arabia

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The 200 gigawatts of capacity announced Tuesday will be spread throughout the kingdom. SoftBank plans to invest 25 billion Dollars in Saudi Arabia in the next three or four years. Saudi Arabia is seeking to diversify its oil-dependent economy by investing in alternative industries that provide a healthy return on investment. The agreement will drive investment in a series of solar parks across the kingdom to be built by 2030, capable of generating enough power for 150 million homes. Read More »

Strong debut for Chinese oil futures

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Saudi Arabia regained its No. 2 ranking after losing out to Angola in January, with February supplies coming in at 4.635 million tonnes, or 1.21 million bpd, down 2.9 percent on year but up from 1.01 million bpd in January. In Asia, Shanghai crude oil futures posted high volumes and volatile trade on their third day of trading. "We were active with Glencore today and I've seen Trafigura in it and Freepoint". Read More »

Toys R Us founder dies as all 100 UK stores to shut

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The iconic toy retailer Toys "R" Us is having a liquidation sale after it announced closures of all its USA locations. Toys R Us was acquired in a leveraged buyout by three hedge funds in 2005, sowing the seeds of its demise today. Larian says he and the other investors, which he declined to name, believe that saving part of Toys "R" Us will be good for the toy industry, customers and workers. Read More »

China unveils list of potential retaliatory tariffs on USA goods

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The new trade war announced by US President Donald Trump is seeing some immediate and effective blowback in the form of a refusal by Beijing to lift its ban on the import of foreign garbage. President. Even smaller-scale trade actions like Obama's tariffs on tires or Bush's on steel yielded more job losses than gains , studies have found. Read More »

Missing family of 4 found dead in tourist area of Tulum, Mexico

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Autopsies are being performed in Mexico and results are pending, according to police. The bodies of an Iowa couple and their two children were found in a rented condo in Mexico on Friday, though it wasn't immediately clear what caused their deaths, according to investigators. Read More »

Toys R Us liquidation sale starts in less than 24 hours

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While we still believe Mattel's shares are significantly undervalued, we believe near-term headline risk surrounding the Toys "R" Us liquidation could continue to weigh on shares over the next several months before stability in share performance could resume. Read More »

Disney announces new Avengers, Marvel theme parks. Here's when they open

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The three parks that will be gaining new attractions are Disneyland Resort , Disneyland Paris , and Hong Kong Disneyland . The Disney Parks Blog touts this development as "a completely immersive Super Hero universe", which will be built around the existing popular ride Guardians of the Galaxy - Mission: BREAKOUT! at the California Adventure park. Read More »