by | January 23, 2018 | 02:25

Search and rescue operations are underway, and Carnival's CARE Team "is providing support and assistance to the guest's family", Gulliksen said. Carnival officials said the Triumph is now en route to Cozumel. While the ship is now moving toward its next port of call, passengers aboard the ship report that the Captain informed them the Mexican authorities would continue the search.

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:39

Wynne said the situation was "not acceptable". Protesters angered by some Ontario Tim Hortons franchisees who slashed workers' benefits and breaks after the province raised its minimum wage plan to spread their rallies to other areas of the country.

by | January 21, 2018 | 00:49

Carillion was left mired in £1.3bn of debt as well as being saddled with a £600m pensions deficit. "We are committed to helping any small business customers impacted with sensitivity and understanding, and we are trying to contact anyone we think may have been affected".

by | January 20, 2018 | 08:17

Facebook won't be assessing the trustworthiness of news outlets itself. Facebook is announcing a second major tweak to its algorithm, saying it will prioritize news based on survey results of trustworthiness. Facebook has dealt with controversies in the past when conservative news sources have alleged unfair treatment , and the company claims this new system will put the power in users' hands.

by | January 20, 2018 | 08:17

Those who pay $99 upfront for the entire year will see no changes, so that remains the better deal. The higher monthly fee - which brings the annual payment to almost $156 (from $132) for people who don't want to commit to a full year but end up staying with Prime for that long anyhow - may make Amazon's annual membership more appealing to some.

by | January 20, 2018 | 08:07

While there was extensive discussion to simplify the return filing process, a final decision will be taken in the next meeting via video conferencing. Jaitley further said that a nation-wide roll-out of e-way bill will start from February 1 and 15 states are ready to start off with e-way bill on the same day, for inter-state transportation of goods on highways.

by | January 19, 2018 | 02:14

It was still down 1 percent in the last 24 hours. Although the value of Bitcoin has now picked up slightly, it's still a stark crash considering it hit its peak price of over $19,000 (£13,700) in mid-December - and has basically scratched off all the gains the cryptocurrency made.

by | January 18, 2018 | 14:27

But, Wednesday's hike, might not translate to a more aggressive central bank this year, according to analysts. The loonie initially fell as the bank's worries on prospects for the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) dented expectations for additional rate increases.

by | January 17, 2018 | 03:47

The Russell 2000 index of smaller-company stocks gave up 19 points, or 1.2 percent, to 1,572.97. The Dow added nearly 280 points in early trading in NY, hitting a high of 26,081 before falling back below the 26,000 mark towards lunchtime.

by | January 17, 2018 | 03:44

Picking up on Tusk's comment, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, whose executive arm is negotiating Britain's departure, added his endorsement: "He said that our door is still open". One of the most hard issues embedded in the transition period relates to migration, with the European Union reportedly demanding that its "freedom of movement" principle continue to apply during the transition period, which would block Britain from immediately introducing strict new controls on ...

by | January 16, 2018 | 01:30

Despite record output, Airbus could not match Boeing's ramped-up production of jets past year. Airbus also admitted on Monday that the future of its A380 super jumbo program is highly uncertain. Leahy said he believed the A380 would come back into fashion as air traffic was doubling every 15 years and bigger planes would be needed to satisfy demand.

by | January 13, 2018 | 03:33

NY joined other municipalities hoping to use the law to hold oil and gas producers responsible for costs related to the environmental effects of their products. A New York Times article this week describes efforts to redraw the city's flood maps, noting, "With its 520 miles of coastline and thousands of acres of waterfront development, New York has more residents living in high-risk flood zones than any other city in the country".

by | January 09, 2018 | 00:56

She will be taken to a hospital to be evaluated. Her Jeep later was found with her phone and other personal items inside. She said he drove a blue truck and pulled up behind her in her driveway, but drove off after she got out of her auto.

by | January 08, 2018 | 03:54

Environmental Audit Committee chair Mary Creagh said: "The UK throws away 2.5 billion disposable coffee cups every year; enough to circle the planet five and a half times. Leader of the Liberal Democrats Vince Cable said the 5p plastic bag charge is proof that "these levies work". Mr Palmer-Jones said: "For any so-called latte tax to be more than just a light and frothy foam nod to reform, we need to wake up and smell the real coffee needed for a lasting brew.

by | January 08, 2018 | 03:38

Lalu Prasad is also facing trial in three more cases relating to the fodder scam, also known as "chara ghotala". Last year, Nitish Kumar dissolved his alliance with Lalu Yadav and the Congress and partnered with the BJP instead. On Friday, citing illness and old age, Lalu had sought leniency from the court. The case pertains to an alleged withdrawal of Rs. 89.27 lakh from Deoghar district treasury between 1994 and 1996.

by | January 07, 2018 | 01:31

There were about 175 people aboard the train from California to Missouri when Wilson triggered the brakes, The Associated Press reported in October. Czaplewski, of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, drew significance from the material. Wilson's firearms and electronic devices "have been used for or obtained in anticipation of engaging in or planning to engage in criminal offenses against the United States", according to the affidavit.

by | January 07, 2018 | 01:21

The Charles Schwab Corporation experienced its Day High at -1.35%, with its Day Low of 19.58%. The stock has been active on the tape, now trading at $51.81, up from yesterday's close by 0.56%. Shellback Cap LP reported 3.24% stake. Mu Invests Ltd reported 120 shares. Great Lakes Advsrs Ltd Liability Corp, a Illinois-based fund reported 4,729 shares.

by | January 06, 2018 | 02:52

The Arkansas Powerball is up to $570 million and counting. "You would stop and pause and look", said Thompson. And even if they do know, people often don't bother to check their tickets once they hear there was no jackpot victor or the winning ticket was bought out of state.

by | January 01, 2018 | 03:51

As a result of e-commerce in London and NY stock exchanges, the world oil prices are rising , reports. Some analysts think Friday's crude gains will evaporate sooner than later: "The current highs are unsustainable in the short-to-medium term, with prices likely to head back below $60 once we get past January", stated JBC Energy GmbH.

by | December 29, 2017 | 02:09

The policy was implemented in 2017 "in the interests of security and efficiency based on our global profile and the highly visible nature of Mr. Cook's role as CEO". A filing with securities regulators this week said the board determined that its CEO must use private aircraft for "all business and personal travel".