by | February 18, 2018 | 07:06

Uber also said its USA ride-hailing market share fell from 82 per cent at the start of a year ago to 70 per cent in the fourth quarter. The numbers show that Uber under Khosrowshahi is on a path toward profitability and a sustainable economic model, Kulkarni said.

by | February 17, 2018 | 01:27

Jennifer Vandekreeke , vice-president and General Manager of Carnival Cruise Line , said the decision to remove an entire family group from a cruise was "unprecedented". It is not the first time Australian passengers have complained of violence on board cruise ships. One passenger, who gave her name as Katie, said one one family had been "looking for trouble from the minute they got on the ship", adding there were around 30 troublemakers.

by | February 16, 2018 | 07:04

Hampshire's Ageas Bowl has been widely tipped to be awarded a lucrative Test against Australia when the European Central Bank board announces venues for the 2023 series and inaugural Twenty20 franchise tournament. David Hodgkiss OBE, Chairman of Lancashire Cricket Club, said, "We are absolutely delighted to have been awarded this comprehensive package of global matches from 2020-2024 which includes an Ashes Test and a further 56 days of top level cricket, plus being named as a host for the new ...

by | February 16, 2018 | 07:03

The movements seen in USA futures come on the back of a strong finish Monday , when the Dow Jones industrial average closing up more than 400 points. The S&P has lost about 10 percent and $2.5 trillion in value since late January. Last Friday, trade closed higher and all of the three major indexes closed the week over 5% down.

by | February 16, 2018 | 07:01

Stressing that the Enforcement Directorate and other investigation agencies have taken action with alacrity, Ravi Shankar Prasad said properties assets worth Rs 1,300 crore have already been seized and the passports have been revoked , along with circulating a look-out-notice for Nirav Modi .

by | February 14, 2018 | 19:48

Some of you may be suddenly realizing that you planned very poorly for Valentine's Day and now only have a limited amount of time to get flowers to your special someone. They'll be spending the day delivering them all over the area. How many deliveries? "About 500", said Garner. I read where a study shows a small bouquet of flowers can make a big difference, especially in seniors' lives, so here's a challenge for all us ...

by | February 11, 2018 | 05:27

Spirit acknowledged that the airline had mistakenly told Aldecosea that Pebbles could accompany her on her November 21 flight but denied anyone from the airline suggested disposing of Pebbles in the toilet. Spirit denies that a Spirit employee advised her to either set her hamster loose or flush it. In January, an emotional support peacock named Dexter was barred from travelling on a United Airlines flight, despite having been bought its own ticket.

by | February 11, 2018 | 05:24

In a shocking incident, officials of the Tuscon International Airport, Arizona, have released a video that shows a mother taking her newborn infant to the restroom before abandoning him there. It's believed she may have been attempting to take advantage of the safe haven law , which allows babies to be abandoned at designated sites across the US.

by | February 10, 2018 | 08:57

The home kit pays homage to the jersey the Super Eagles wore to their first ever World Cup in 1994 with the away kit coming in all green. The new state-of-the-art kit released by Nike this week will have a wallet-busting "suggested retail price" of nearly £110, claim the Daily Telegraph .

by | February 10, 2018 | 08:56

Meanwhile, U.S. crude oil imports have been lower than 8.5 million bpd in each month since 2013 when the shale revolution was in its first period of expansion, compared to more than 10 million bpd in monthly imports in numerous years of the 2000s.

by | February 09, 2018 | 05:27

Shares in the company, which went public in March 2017 , surged more than 21 percent in after-hours trading, to $17.07, their highest level since last June. It also added 8.9 million users, beating expectations of 6 million. While Snap Ads generate the most revenue in total, Snapchat's Sponsored Lenses and Sponsored Filters - collectively called its Creative Tools - rake in more money per ad.

by | February 08, 2018 | 00:15

The plane is still on the taxiway and officials are investigating what happened. The plane was moved away from the taxiway at around 12:30 p.m., the spokesperson said. Passenger Donna Edmonds described the moment the plane skidded off the taxiway. According to social media posts from passengers, the Jamaica-bound flight was taxiing to the runway when it skidded off into the grass.

by | February 08, 2018 | 00:13

While that sounds like a lot, it's only one toilet flush, 90-second shower, one laundry machine wash and a few more litres here and there for cooking and cleaning. Although the high cost of desalination has led the city to focus its attention on groundwater extractions, Neilson says the City of Cape Town is looking at acquiring a large-scale desalination plant to improve the city's water resilience.

by | February 07, 2018 | 01:54

Wood died in 1981 at age 43 from a mysterious drowning. All three men said at the time they don't know how she got into the water but it must have been an accident; Davern has changed his story (in paid interviews with tabloids) over the years.

by | February 07, 2018 | 01:53

In one sign of a shift underway, a measure of expected market turbulence, the CBOE Volatility Index, jumped by more than 15 percent Friday. Analysts are attributing this fall to rising global bond yields, which have unsettled investors and central banks the world over.

by | February 07, 2018 | 01:52

Snap added almost 9 million daily active users in the last quarter, the most since the third quarter of 2016, pumping its daily user base to 187 million. "Our work during 2017 is proof that we aren't afraid to make big changes for the long-term success of our business", Evan Spiegel , the cofounder and CEO of Snap , said in a statement.

by | February 07, 2018 | 01:45

According to the publication, the company's CD sales are only generating a paltry $40 million annually. Under the proposed new system, however, Target would only have to pay for CDs after they have been scanned at the register and sold to customers, placing all of the risk on the music suppliers.

by | February 06, 2018 | 15:15

David Beckham believes Cristiano Ronaldo will reserve his peak form for Real Madrid 's upcoming Champions League blockbuster with Paris Saint-Germain . "The little difference between them is that Messi, with the ball, one on one, or even against two, is hard to stop". The Portuguese legend has broken record after record in a career that has seen him amass countless trophies in England and Spain, as well as winning the Champions League four times and leading his national side to ...

by | February 05, 2018 | 06:34

Details of the collaboration have been vague, but center around leveraging technology to drive down healthcare costs for their US employees. As Andrew Hart of Wallace Hart Capital Management pointed out, "These three companies employ over 1.1 million and health-care coverage would extend to their families, so this endeavor could cover 1 million to 3 million people".

by | February 02, 2018 | 00:50

But Dexter was not allowed to board the plane. Critics have suggested that some travelers claim their pets are emotional support animals just so they can secure a bulkhead or extra-legroom seat, or to avoid having to pay to transport the animal in the baggage hold.