by | September 01, 2016 | 07:57

Reaching a tentative agreement late last night, Canada Post and the Canadian Union of Postal Workers (CUPW) have ensured that mail delivery will continue. That's if the Canadian Union of Postal Workers ratifies the tentative agreement. The two sides also agreed to leave the corporation's defined benefit pension plan untouched.

by | August 31, 2016 | 01:05

Neither city now has direct flights to or from Austin. As of December 16, 2X-weekly flights will go into service from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania to Austin, Texas. Allegiant now has 43 workers in Pittsburgh. Allegiant had 120,550 Austin passengers in 2015, ranking 10th among carriers at ABIA, according to the city.

by | August 30, 2016 | 01:35

The U.S. and the European Union have been negotiating the TTIP for three years and both sides had sought to conclude talks in 2016 but they have differences over various issues, including agriculture. He cautioned, though, that the EU's executive is not willing to sacrifice Europeans' "safety, health, social and data protection standards or our cultural diversity" to reach an agreement with the United States.

by | August 30, 2016 | 01:34

Despite the Obama administration's announcement previous year, more than half of USA governors said they would not accept the Syrian refugees , citing security concerns after the terrorist attacks in Paris. While the US has made significant monetary contributions to Middle Eastern countries who are bearing the heaviest burden, its own intake of refugees has been modest.

by | August 30, 2016 | 01:31

The Charge 2 also has "connected Global Positioning System", which adds Global Positioning System tracking to your workout for more accurate distances. For those looking to pay less than $100 for a fitness tracker, the Flex 2 is unmatched. The Flex 2's bands come in either a black, lavender, magenta or navy.

by | August 29, 2016 | 02:43

Donald Trump will return to Phoenix next week, but campaign staffers now say he won't be delivering a speech outlining his immigration policy there. "It's that we need a, quote, fair and humane way of dealing with what is estimated to be about 11 million illegal immigrants in this country", said Conway, who also took part in the meeting.

by | August 27, 2016 | 07:09

During the period, consolidated net revenues came in higher at Rs 66,005 crore compared with Rs 60,451 crore in the year-ago period. C Ramakrishnan, chief financial officer, said the company can not predict whether the foreign exchange impact would continue, but added that it would be cautious and closely monitor and assess market conditions in Britain and the EU.

by | August 27, 2016 | 07:03

Best Buy is also working to forge deeper partnerships with its suppliers like Samsung. Minneapolis Portfolio Management Group Llc holds 3.71% of its portfolio in Best Buy Co Inc for 686,385 shares. Best Buy's stock closed Tuesday at $39.23, up $6.43. 15,982,793 shares of the stock were exchanged. To mark its anniversary, Best Buy opened a monthlong display in the rotunda of the Mall of America in Bloomington, Minn., on Monday that highlights some of the latest smart-home products on ...

by | August 25, 2016 | 01:26

East Coast from SC to Florida on Sunday or Monday. "Although environmental conditions are now only marginally conducive for additional development, this system could become a tropical depression at any time during the next few days while it moves west-northwestward".

by | August 25, 2016 | 01:25

The designation "started with my mom's vision back in the 1990s, when she was thinking how she could give back to the state of Maine" for being the birthplace of Burt's Bees. For the 32 national parks that began as national monuments, an average of 32 years elapsed between that designation and the establishment of a national park.

by | August 23, 2016 | 02:57

Clair River between MI and Ontario on August 21, 2016. When almost 1,500 Americans were left illegally stranded in Canadian waters Sunday, some were so fearful of the repercussions, they started swimming back across the St. "It was a bit of a nightmare, but we got through it", Staff Sgt. Scott Clarke told the Times Herald . The event, which has been held annually (this year was said to be the 39th) on the third Sunday of August, began just before 1 p.m., with floaters leaving from ...

by | August 22, 2016 | 01:42

Pressed on the issue Sunday on CNN's State of the Union , new campaign manager Kellyanne Conway used the phrase "to be determined" in regard to Trump's plans for the nation's 11 million undocumented immigrants. Time will tell if this is actually some kind of pivot or reversal on immigration policy, a softening of rhetoric, or just some cynical, substance-free effort to address Trump's abysmal poll numbers with Hispanic voters.

by | August 21, 2016 | 01:08

In the meantime, oil production in the USA for the last week has risen by 1.79 percent or 152,000 barrels per day - up to 8,597 million barrels per day. A previous attempt to freeze output at January levels to support prices collapsed in April after Saudi Arabia said it wanted all producers, including Iran, to join the initiative.

by | August 20, 2016 | 01:32

In general, July was a sluggish month for retail spending, the government reported Friday. "In the short term, our company's topline sales will be somewhat smaller", Macy's President Jeff Gennette said in a news release. But the size of this newest consolidation and the fact Macy's says that almost all of the to-be-closed stores are now profitable, suggests MI might not emerge unscathed this time.

by | August 19, 2016 | 00:54

Arizona Department of Insurance spokesman Stephen Briggs said the state can not force an insurer to provide marketplace coverage in a particular county. The Hartford-based health insurer said it will reduce its participation in health care exchanges next year to 242 counties from 778. Health insurance titan Aetna is pulling out of most of the insurance exchanges created by Obamacare, and that's left one Arizona county high and dry when it comes to health care coverage.

by | August 18, 2016 | 02:42

What a time to be alive. He upped his game in an interview this afternoon with CNN host Brianna Keilar . "First of all, I've got to stop you for one second, because there's no shakeup", Cohen said. This marks Trump's third campaign manager in three months. " All of them? " There's a slight bit of uptalk at "all of them" implying Keiler either is allowing some wiggle room in case there's a poll or two out there that somehow has Trump not losing badly, or that she simply can't ...

by | August 17, 2016 | 00:58

Novack also said that Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia, two of the largest oil producing nations, are ready to " put in place joint measures to achieve oil market stability , with the condition that these measures will not be for a limited period of time".

by | August 17, 2016 | 00:58

The nation's third largest insurer says it plans to leave almost 70 percent of the counties in which it now sells coverage as it trims exchange participation to four states in 2017, down from 15 this year. UnitedHealth plans were available in two dozen states past year, but they'll only be available in a handful of states in 2017. The Hartford, Connecticut-based insurer will sell on exchanges in Delaware, Iowa, Nebraska and Virginia next year.

by | August 16, 2016 | 01:09

Clinton is trying to taking advantage of the turmoil in the Trump campaign, pitching herself to independents and moderate Republicans, and building on her momentum after party conventions. More broadly, Clinton argued Thursday that Trump's economic plan is weighted too heavily toward helping the wealthy and corporations and that it would "balloon the national debt".

by | August 15, 2016 | 01:49

His comments reflect the deep frustration in Turkey over the perception that Europe and the United States have given lukewarm support to Ankara after the failed July 15 coup, when a faction of the military commandeered tanks and warplanes in an attempt to topple the government.

by | August 12, 2016 | 01:12

Nasdaq 100 e-minis were up 13.25 points, or 0.28 percent, on volume of 12,540 contracts. The import-price index for July rose 0.1%, while export prices ticked up 0.2%. Analysts said low summer trading volumes likely exaggerated moves in the foreign-exchange market. Import prices had been expected to drop by 0.4 percent compared to the 0.2 percent increase that had been reported for the previous month.

by | August 11, 2016 | 00:31

Saudi Arabia was planning to boost crude production to 10.5 million barrels a day for the 2016 summer, a person with knowledge of Saudi output policy said in April. The US Energy information administration forecast a fall in US crude oil production this year against its projection a month ago, due to a rise in drilling activity.

by | August 11, 2016 | 00:32

Delta cited a power outage beginning at approximately 2:30 am the issue effecting their computer systems and operations, which led to the grounding of all flights (flights already en route were not affected). More pain awaits passengers as Delta struggles to restore service, the second reminder in less than a month that America's air transportation avenues are dependent on computerized systems that can fail when a single piece of hardware doesn't do its job.

by | August 11, 2016 | 00:26

South Africa's state-owned power utility, said it is investigating an information leak at the Koeberg nuclear plant that could affect a court case related to a 5 billion-rand ($373 million) contract awarded to Areva SA for work at the facility.

by | August 11, 2016 | 00:25

Delta Airlines leaders said they expect normal operations to resume Wednesday afternoon. Delta's senior vice president of operations, Dave Holtz, said in a written statement that the airline is "still operating in recovery mode". When the failure hit Monday, Atlanta-based Delta canceled 1,000 flights nationwide and Tuesday another 775 were grounded. Another 2,540 flights departed on Wednesday, with 70 percent of them within 30 minutes of their scheduled times, the airline said.

by | August 10, 2016 | 00:53

Delta said it would provide $200 in travel vouchers to all customers who experienced a delay of more than three hours or a canceled flight. Airlines in general have been packing more people in each plane, so when a major carrier has a technology crash it's harder to find seats for the waylaid.

by | August 09, 2016 | 00:37

The Bill was passed with 443 members voting in favour of it. The GST Bill will replace a raft of different state and local taxes with a single unified value added tax system. Income tax, which includes tax on company profits, is the exclusive domain of central government and is referred to as direct taxes. Rajya Sabha can only suggest amendments to a money bill, but it is up to the Lok Sabha to accept them or reject them.

by | August 09, 2016 | 00:33

An investigation conducted by 43 states and Washington D.C. revealed Barclays and other banks on the US dollar-LIBOR-setting panel were colluding to manipulate rates, prosecutors said. As a result, government entities and nonprofits in IL and across the country were defrauded when they entered into swaps and other investment instruments with Barclays.

by | August 09, 2016 | 00:29

Oil prices are getting a lift from fresh efforts to restrain crude output. According to Minister of Energy and Industry of Qatar Mohammed Saleh Abdulla Al Sada, the countries' representatives discussed several mechanisms of freezing oil production and decided that more time was needed.

by | August 08, 2016 | 02:14

That helped boost overall insurance profit, including investment income, 40 percent to $1.32 billion. Meanwhile, the company's reinsurance business posted a profit of $184 million as it greatly benefited from the currency fluctuations. said that wildfires in Canada and other natural disasters crimped earnings. "We consider several factors in determining whether or not impairments are deemed to be other than temporary, including the current and expected long-term business prospects and if ...

by | August 07, 2016 | 01:46

The aircraft was destroyed. All 300 passengers on board, including crew, escaped the plane but 13 passengers suffered minor injuries. The investigation will be led by the GCAA's Air Accident Investigation Sector (AAIS), together with representatives of the U.S.

by | June 09, 2016 | 01:18

Walker said Trump's views were "at odds" with the Republican Party and "who we are as Americans". The Caligulan malice with which Donald Trump administered House Speaker Paul Ryan's degradation is an object lesson in the price of abject capitulation to power.

by | June 09, 2016 | 01:15

Or there could be hope yet-Gannett announced Tuesday that it is still pursuing its bid for Tribune Publishing , due to news that as many as 40 percent of shareholders withheld their support for the company's directors at a June 2 meeting. That's an extraordinarily high threshold considering that shareholder revolts are rare among US corporations and that prior to the vote the independent proxy advisory firms, Institutional Shareholder Services and Glass, Lewis announced they supported the ...

by | June 08, 2016 | 00:47

The six automakers saying they're recalling vehicles on Thursday (June 2) including GM, Volkswagen , Mercedes-Benz USA, BMW , Jaguar Land Rover , and Daimler Vans . According to the report, Toyota said it expects to make about 175,000 unspecified vehicles with Takata inflators that don't have the drying agent from March 2016 to July 2017.

by | May 28, 2016 | 00:54

With television revenue for Premier League clubs due to increase next season, the victor of the second-tier showdown at Wembley will land a record cash windfall to go along with their place in the top flight. We've pretty much got a full, fit, healthy squad so let's hope we can go and perform on the big stage'. With Burnley and Middlesbrough already securing promotion to the Premier League , there is one spot left and Hull and Sheffield Wednesday will fight for the place.