by | March 21, 2018 | 08:20

United had the worst rate of pet deaths in 2017 of any US airline, according to the Department of Transportation's Air Travel Consumer Report. "We are deeply committed to the safety and comfort of the animals and pets in our care", United wrote in a blog post , adding that the review will "make improvements that will ensure the best possible experience for our customers and their pets".

by | March 21, 2018 | 08:16

The largest downward contribution was transport and food prices, which rose by less than a year ago while prices for accommodation also dropped. The UK consumer price inflation slowed down in February 2018, following the dropping oil prices and slower food expenditure growth.

by | March 20, 2018 | 06:18

Donations will also be accepted for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals. The soft-serve cones are available one per customer until supplies run out at non-mall locations including DQ Grill & Chill restaurants. Find a Dairy Queen near you. Details can be found here on Dairy Queen's website . Last year, Dairy Queen raised $300,000. Please note, there is a limit of one cone per person.

by | March 20, 2018 | 06:14

Hammerson said it remains fully committed to its Intu Properties acquisition. Hammerson is responsible or jointly responsible for 37 shopping centres and retail parks across the UK, Ireland and France. Hammerson said that it remained committed to the acquisition of Intu, saying it would offer "significant value" for shareholders, adding it would make Hammerson the United Kingdom market leader with 19 of the top 30 shopping centers.

by | March 20, 2018 | 06:17

The filing impacts about 1,600 Claire's and Icing brand stores in the United States. Claire's executives said they hope the company will emerge from bankruptcy restructuring in September. Prior to the much-anticipated filing, the retailer, now owned by Apollo Global Management, devised a restructuring plan with two of its primary lenders, Elliott Management Corp.

by | March 19, 2018 | 00:45

The former Stoke boss said: "This was an important fixture". "We've got to keep that energy high and confidence high, because clearly that's in a better place now, so we need to continue in the same vein in the Premier League". Hughes' main goal is to help Southampton preserve their top-flight status and they dropped into the relegation zone on Saturday as Crystal Palace won in the league while the Saints were preparing for their quarter-final.

by | March 19, 2018 | 00:35

So we were not really thinking the same. Some Trump aides expect Tillerson's named replacement, CIA Director Mike Pompeo, to scratch one key Tillerson nominee: Susan Thornton, a career diplomat who had been in line to assume the State Department's top East Asia post, dealing with China and North Korea.

by | March 17, 2018 | 02:25

Analysts are pointing to the deep bench at the Swoosh, including current COO Eric Sprunk. Nike confirmed the departure of a second senior executive within 24 hours on Friday, an apparent shake-up after the global sportswear giant acknowledged it had received internal complaints about workplace behavior.

by | March 15, 2018 | 06:34

There are three celebrity judges (this time, they are Lionel Richie , Katy Perry , and Luke Bryan ), a series of auditions that enable amateur vocalists to show off their talents, and eventually a Hollywood-based sing-off that winnows the pack down, week after week, to a singular victor.

by | March 15, 2018 | 06:30

It still is the best of times for the U.S. economy for in spite of President Donald Trump's micro-management the S&P 500 index remains 3.4% in the green so far this year and 10-year bond yields have fallen from the 2.94% high recorded in late February to 2.84% overnight.

by | March 15, 2018 | 06:30

Brent crude oil futures LCOc1 were up 25 cents, or 0.4 percent, to settle at $64.89 per barrel. The U.S. supply increase is expected to come as the Organization for Petroleum Exporting Countries, dominated by oil giant Saudi Arabia , works with Russian Federation to slash output after prices for crude plummeted to around $30 per barrel in 2016 from over $100 two years earlier.

by | March 10, 2018 | 02:05

The new teaser includes a sly inside joke, as the Grinch is woken up - and annoyed - when his alarm clock plays Pharrell Williams's relentlessly upbeat song " Happy ", the Oscar-nominated tune from " Despicable Me 2". The trailer is little more than a tease - we see The Grinch and his dog Max grumpily stomping around his cave, enviously looking down at the people of Who-ville and all the happiness they feel around Christmas time.

by | March 09, 2018 | 09:43

Officials are urging any passengers who planned to fly from Sydney airport today to call their airline and/or check their flight time and status online. "The safety and security of our passengers is our number one priority and we are pleased to say that all systems are operating as normal", an airport spokesman said in a statement.

by | March 07, 2018 | 00:30

The country faces a prolonged period of political instability after voters delivered a hung parliament on Sunday, spurning traditional parties and flocking to anti-establishment and far-right groups in record numbers. The result exceeded expectations and thrust the party into the driving seat of a right-wing alliance forged by Silvio Berlusconi . "The vote has radically transformed Italy's political landscape and its repercussions will be long-lasting", Piccoli, the co-founder of the ...

by | March 07, 2018 | 00:25

This year's list contains billionaires from 72 different countries and territories, with moguls from Zimbabwe and Hungary appearing on the ranking for the first time. With a fortune worth $110 billion, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos is the world's richest man and tops a 2018 Forbes Magazine list of 100 billionaires.

by | March 07, 2018 | 00:29

A senior TDP leader said Mr. Naidu may not take a hasty decision but would wait for an official statement from the Union Finance Ministry and the feedback given by the party's team that spoke to Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in Delhi on its return on Wednesday.

by | March 07, 2018 | 00:24

On shelves in the deli, options include pre-portioned cooking kits, kits to accompany the grocers' best-selling rotisserie chicken, along with options that can be heated up and on the table in less than 15 minutes. "It's a market that is consistent with growing food consumer preferences for fresh and healthy foods that require minimal preparation", Shea said in an email.

by | March 07, 2018 | 00:24

Elon Musk's SpaceX launched its largest satellite ever into space on Tuesday, which was almost the size of a bus. SpaceX then was unproven startup regarded with skepticism by much of the industry - especially CEO Elon Musk's brash promises to land and reuse rockets.

by | March 07, 2018 | 00:15

However, Alexa faces fierce competition from Google's own smart home assistant. The retail giant clarified that the decision had nothing to do with the quality of the Nest products, which consistently received great reviews on Amazon's listings.

by | March 04, 2018 | 05:03

She said in addition to the cancellations, some airlines have adjusted their schedules. Aer Lingus has confirmed that all flights in and out of Ireland after 3pm today are cancelled until Saturday. This comes after Ryanair cancelled all of their flights in and out of the country yesterday. She said some of the food outlets will remain open in the Airport, for those forced to wait.

by | March 03, 2018 | 00:43

The Federal Reserve earlier praised the benefits of trade, while the European Union has said it could respond in kind to any new tariffs. Wall Street's main indexes fell on Thursday as industrial stocks, including heavyweights Boeing and Caterpillar, took a beating on fears that potential tariffs on steel imports could hit profits.

by | March 03, 2018 | 00:42

Speaking after the official return of Team GB from the Games, however, Hugh Robertson, the chairman of the BOA, dismissed notions that the ruthless "no-compromise" pursuit of medals had taken precedence over encouraging sport. The men's and women's mass start cross-country victory ceremonies were held during the closing ceremony. It was her fifth medal at the Pyeongchang Games, and her 15th overall.

by | March 03, 2018 | 00:36

Mr Netanyahu was questioned at his official residence just hours before he was due to fly to the United States. Under official protocol, the interview with the prime minister took place at his residence in Jerusalem , while Sara Netanyahu's interview occurred at the police investigation headquarters.

by | March 02, 2018 | 08:09

However, eastbound transatlantic flights are scheduled to operate. Glasgow Airport released a statement which reads: "Following heavy snow showers overnight and with a red alert still in place we will be extending the closure of the airport until 3pm on Thursday".

by | March 02, 2018 | 08:05

While explaining why confiscation of assets has been provided for, Jaitley said, "A trial of fugitive will never be complete". The new law will apply "the moment the warrant is issued (and) the court decides the man is not submitting". It will apply to new and all old cases of persons who have fled the country to avoid prosecution. The country's second-largest state-owned lender, Punjab National Bank , recently reported fraudulent transactions of about Rs 11,400 crore at its mid corporate ...

by | February 26, 2018 | 10:20

After submitting the case, CBI browsed eightpremises consisting of houses of Directors of Simbhaoli, its factory, business workplace and signed up workplace in Delhi, Hapur and Noida. However, when the money was transferred to sugar company's accounts, it was diverted for other purposes, said the complainant. But, the corporate loan, too, turned into an NPA on November 29, 2016, thus resulting in its first outstanding loan of Rs 97.85 crore (as alleged fraud) and the corporate loan of Rs ...

by | February 25, 2018 | 00:50

Dunkin' Donuts has announced that, starting Monday, Feb. 26, it will be selling three new flavored coffees inspired by Girl Scout Cookies. Dunkin' Donuts is brewing up some excitement this Girl Scout cookie season . Every cookie purchase is an investment in girls as they lead today in preparation for tomorrow. From candy, ice cream and other sweet treats are common collaborations.

by | February 25, 2018 | 00:34

Jim Hite, Director of Protective Services and Security, says that without the quick response by staff and first responders, this could have been much worse. Middletown Mayor Dan Drew said the auto contained cans of flammable liquid, which were being examined. Drew said investigators were also looking into a home at 66 Milardo Middletown and evacuated neighboring houses around it.

by | February 24, 2018 | 11:55

Laith Khalaf, senior analyst at Hargreaves Lansdown, commented: "Arnold Schwarzenegger and Donald Trump don't always see eye to eye, but they have double-teamed Barclays, with the bank's full year profits dragged down by U.S. Shares in the British bank were up 5.1 percent to 212 pence at 1043 GMT, sending Barclays to the top of the FTSE .FTSE index risers after it said it would resume paying its full dividend of 6.5 pence per share, which it halved in March 2016 in order to provide extra ...

by | February 24, 2018 | 11:45

By contrast, the American Petroleum Institute was said to report they fell by 907 000 barrels. Phil Flynn, senior market analyst at Price Futures Group, concluded with regards to crude's performance on Friday, " Oil prices were strong because the stock market stabilized; as long as we are going to see stock market stability, oil prices are going to look pretty good".

by | February 23, 2018 | 10:10

Gates officially became a billionaire when he was 31 - the youngest billionaire in history, at the time. He thought a box of Rice-A-Roni was four times more expensive than its actual price. (For the record, it costs $3.66.) Of course, Gates has a far better excuse than, say, Lucille Bluth for his sticker shock: he's been a bit busy working to improve the world and global health, so perhaps we should give him a pass.

by | February 23, 2018 | 10:10

The latest wave of closings would cut almost in half the number of US stores it had before its bankruptcy filing, the people said. While negotiations surrounding the bankruptcy have been ongoing, a judge recently allowed Toys R Us to pay millions in bonuses to its top executives .

by | February 23, 2018 | 10:05

I am both disappointed and hopeful. And now, a new fight can begin to save the rules that prohibit internet service providers from slowing websites or charging premiums for "fast lanes" for specific services or higher-quality streaming. The order, which was published this morning in the Federal Register , starts the clock on legal and legislative efforts to overturn it. Democratic senators, including Chuck Schumer and Ed Markey, are trying to drum up support for a bill that would do ...

by | February 22, 2018 | 01:31

Other retailers including Target , Kroger and Costco Wholesale fell between 1.3 percent and 3.7 percent, dragging the S&P consumer staples index down 2.15 percent. NXP Semiconductor jumped 6 percent after Qualcomm raised its offer for the company to $127.50 a share, or $43.22 billion, from $110 a share. BONDS LOOM: The rising yield on the 10-year Treasury, which is used as a benchmark for mortgages and other loans, is making bonds more appealing than stocks.

by | February 22, 2018 | 01:21

Telecommunications experts estimate that 5G speeds will be about 10 times faster than 4G, which is presently the mobile standard. Dallas-based AT&T says they will offer 5G to customers in a dozen cities including parts of Dallas , Atlanta and Waco by the end of 2018.

by | February 21, 2018 | 10:00

Cryptocurrency traders in South Korea can now rejoice because it pretty much sounds like the country doesn't really want to ban trading in digital assets entirely. During that period Bitcoin's price was trading between about $8,600 and $9,000. Bitcoin has been pressured this year by a slew of regulatory initiatives around the world, including the incidence of hacks on exchanges.

by | February 20, 2018 | 20:58

When Amazon purchased Whole Foods for $14 billion a year ago, it promised that the Prime shipping and entertainment membership program would become the loyalty program of Whole Foods, too. The card was not Amazon's first entry into the payments space, though others before it had focused on purchases, and not shopping offline.

by | February 18, 2018 | 07:11

The attack on the base in an oil refinery may have been a rogue operation by the Russian forces, highlighting the complex civil war in Syria that has involved a hodgepodge of fighters from the US, Russia, stateless Kurds, the Islamic State and local powers Iran, Turkey and Israel, the report said .

by | February 18, 2018 | 07:11

Khosrowshahi said that by 2023, he could imagine Uber providing the entire transportation network for a city. However, Uber's loss of $1.1bn in the final quarter of the year was down 21% on the figure of $1.4bn in 2016. Waymo and Uber last week announced a settlement in a blockbuster lawsuit over allegedly stolen trade secrets from the former Google self-driving vehicle project.

by | February 16, 2018 | 07:39

Google will now block annoying ads on its Chrome browser. While the exact number remains unknown, many websites generate revenue by displaying ads. Are you exhausted of those pop-up ads or video ads that seem to come out of nowhere? Google will determine which websites are guilty of serving up intrusive ads by sampling certain pages on a specific site and giving them a score of 'passing, warning or failing'.