Economy

Yuck: Dozens of passengers vomit on superturbulent flight through East Coast storm

Yuck: Dozens of passengers vomit on superturbulent flight through East Coast storm

In fact, the ride was so choppy that even the pilots themselves were affected. A major nor'easter pounded the East Coast on Friday, packing heavy rain, intermittent snow and strong winds as resident...

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Gun Injuries Drop During NRA Conventions, Study Says

The NRA doesn't rely heavily on commercial partnerships - except donations from gun companies. "But, the drop in gun injuries during these large meetings, attended by thousands of well-trained...

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Latest flight and airport information as Storm Emma disruption continues into Saturday

Latest flight and airport information as Storm Emma disruption continues into Saturday

Dublin Airport remains closed, with plans to resume services early Saturday morning. Like Glasgow , a severe weather warning was in place over Edinburgh and the airport was forced to close las...

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Audio: Governor Greitens' legal team receives evidence, questions opposition's choice of investigators

Audio: Governor Greitens' legal team receives evidence, questions opposition's choice of investigators

The First Assistant Circuit Attorney Robert Steele countered arguing that the prosecution needed more time for further investigation. A St. Louis judge has set a May trial date over the objection of...

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LeBron James 'Flattered' By #PhillyWantsLeBron Billboards in Cleveland

LeBron James 'Flattered' By #PhillyWantsLeBron Billboards in Cleveland

But in the meantime, if you're a Cavs' fan heading into Cleveland of I-480, you'd probably rather see one of the Kars 4 Kids ads than what you're seeing today. Wow. After tanking for a few seasons, ...

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Stocks dive late, snapping 10-month winning streak

Stocks dive late, snapping 10-month winning streak

New Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell's Tuesday remarks, which revived fears about more rate increases than expected this year, continued to weigh. The month also included a confirmation of a...

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Trump tariff will protect jobs, Jupiter Aluminum executive says

Trump tariff will protect jobs, Jupiter Aluminum executive says

Equity markets in Paris, Frankfurt and Tokyo all lost more than two percent as United States trading partners and several leading industry groups criticized Trump's plan. FILE PHOTO: A microphone ha...

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European Shares To Open Lower Ahead Of Powell's Second Testimony

European Shares To Open Lower Ahead Of Powell's Second Testimony

The two-year yield slipped to 2.23 percent from 2.26 percent, and the 30-year yield fell to 3.12 percent from 3.13 percent. Overall, though, the bottom line is that investors still believe that at t...

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LEGO Makes Huge Strides To Use All Sustainable Materials By 2030

LEGO Makes Huge Strides To Use All Sustainable Materials By 2030

In addition, the Lego Group says it works closely with suppliers to ensure life-cycle assessments are conducted, which map the environmental impacts from the production of the bio-based material. Of c...

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Flights cancelled at Dublin Airport as Irish transport services issue disruption updates

Flights cancelled at Dublin Airport as Irish transport services issue disruption updates

Ryanair said it expected to return to full operations at Dublin, Cork, Kerry, Knock and Shannon airports today. After ceasing all services today and yesterday, Dublin Bus , Irish Rail, and Bus Eire...

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Uber Drivers Only Make $3.37 an Hour, Stanford/MIT Study Says

Uber Drivers Only Make $3.37 an Hour, Stanford/MIT Study Says

Because of this deduction, most ride-hailing drivers are able to declare substantially lower profits suggesting that about 74% of driver profit is untaxed. The mean monthly pretax profit for drivers...

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First Plastic-Free Supermarket Aisle Opens In Amsterdam

First Plastic-Free Supermarket Aisle Opens In Amsterdam

Instead, food is displayed in glass, metal and cardboard containers, as well as materials that can be composted. The products in the plastic-free section include: Meat, rice, sauces, milk, chocolate...

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European Union outlines food proposals in draft Brexit agreement

Manufactured goods, alongside tens of thousands of people, and a lot of sheep and Guinness stout, pass freely on a daily basis, without customs checks or passport control, over new highways, farm road...

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UNITE Group (UTG) Earns "Buy" Rating from Peel Hunt

They now have a GBX 265.00 PT on ITV PLC (LON:ITV). (NYSE:MO) to report earnings on May, 1. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.89 in Q3 2017. Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider purchases, and...

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In the icy grip of the Beast From the East

In the icy grip of the Beast From the East

We're in the jaws of the Beast From The East - a term forecasters use to describe exceptionally cold air from Russia/Siberia brought in on easterly winds. Temperatures fell to -12 degrees in some rura...

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Multiple flights cancelled and schools closing

Multiple flights cancelled and schools closing

These cancellations follow on from travel mayhem yesterday with 2000 flights cancelled across Europe in total . Shannon airport said its operations personnel were working towards a reopening at 5am o...

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How airports are being affected by today's weather

How airports are being affected by today's weather

Flight status tracking website Flight Aware reports that hundreds of flights at John F. Kennedy and LaGuardia airports have been either delayed or cancelled. The cancellations come as the Met Offi...

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JC Penney (JCP) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.10 EPS

JC Penney (JCP) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.10 EPS

The average twelve-month price objective among brokerages that have covered the stock in the past year is $4.22. About 321,764 shares traded or 29.42% up from the average. 37 funds opened positions wh...

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TSX slides to 2-week low on broad-based declines

TSX slides to 2-week low on broad-based declines

The S&P 500 posted 3 new 52-week highs and 23 new lows; the Nasdaq Composite recorded 39 new highs and 99 new lows. U.S. Steel (X.N) shares rose 5.7 percent. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell tri...

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Canadian Outdoor Retailer Drops Products From US Company That Makes Guns

Canadian Outdoor Retailer Drops Products From US Company That Makes Guns

The Vancouver-based company has been facing pressure to stop carrying brands owned by Vista Outdoor, a Utah-based gun and ammunition company. This includes the brands Bollé, Bushnell, CamelBak, Camp...

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Bank of England's Carney says some crypto-currencies will gain from regulation

Bank of England's Carney says some crypto-currencies will gain from regulation

He also said that at present, cryptocurrencies didn't pose a risk to the financial system, but if the rate of investment continued then it might have serious repercussions for the global economy becau...

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Companies cutting partnerships with NRA

Companies cutting partnerships with NRA

By the way, you might also consider severing your links to members of Congress who take money from the NRA . Major corporations like Delta and United Airlines , MetLife insurance, and vehicle r...

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Georgia GOP leader threatens Delta over cutting its NRA ties

Georgia GOP leader threatens Delta over cutting its NRA ties

Last week, after liberals organized a boycott of the NRA in response to the Parkland shooting, Delta announced that it was severing ties with the gun-rights group: From now on, NRA members would no ...

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United States oil rises for first time in four days

United States oil rises for first time in four days

U.S. West Texas Intermediate ( WTI ) crude was up 25 cents, or 0.4 percent, at $61.24 by 0056 GMT. Distillate stockpiles, which include diesel and heating oil, fell by 1 million barrels, versus expect...

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American Outdoor Brands (AOBC) Updates Q4 Earnings Guidance

American Outdoor Brands (AOBC) Updates Q4 Earnings Guidance

Cowen & Co maintained the shares of AOBC in report on Friday, June 30 with "Buy" rating. Finally, Forward View lowered American Outdoor Brands from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on S...

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