• Arkansas ranks fourth in the nation in rate of divorces

    Arkansas ranks fourth in the nation in rate of divorces

    Economia

    Washington D.C. has had the highest divorce rate for two years straight with almost 30 in every 1,000 marriages ending in divorce. In addition, attorneys say they're seeing a higher number of divorces among couples who have been married 30 years or longer.
  • Ambassador Says Canada Is Open to Renegotiating NAFTA with Trump

    Economia

    A surge in the U.S. dollar - which rose within hours of the election - could stall a planned increase in U.S. Fed lending rates and lead to lower mortgage rates in Canada. "We share a objective, our two countries, where we want to build places where the middle class and those working hard to join it have a chance", Trudeau told a WE Day rally Wednesday, just hours after Trump emerged victorious from the brutish American presidential election campaign.
  • San Jose Airport expects heavy Thanksgiving travel

    San Jose Airport expects heavy Thanksgiving travel

    Economia

    Airport officials say the busiest travel days are usually Tuesday before Thanksgiving and Sunday afterward. if you want to forego the Thanksgiving feast, Turkey Day itself is the least busy to fly. If parking, allow time to find a space and remember that new rates took effect November 1 for some areas. The TSA recommends arriving at the airport up to two hours before your domestic flight, leaving you plenty of time to park, get your boarding pass, check your baggage, and go through the ...
  • Democrats' money doesn't help them win Senate

    Economia

    Ron Johnson's victory over former Democratic Sen. Rep. Todd Young won in IN and incumbent Sen. Ron Johnson of Wisconsin , who was considered almost as vulnerable as Kirk, survived the night. Messrs. McConnell and Ryan criticized Mr. Trump this year for his proposals to ban Muslims from entering the US, his praise for Russian President Vladimir Putin and his comments about women, among others.
  • Cows stranded by New Zealand quake live to see an udder day

    Economia

    Significant aftershocks have been felt in the capital, Wellington, where a number of buildings have been cordoned off over fears they may collapse. Civil Defense estimated 80,000-100,000 landslides had been caused by the quakes. With no power, the tanks that hold the expensive crustaceans had stopped pumping. Webb said warships from Australia, Canada and the US were due to arrive soon and would help restock the town with water, fuel and other supplies as well as transport needed equipment.
  • Wildfires burn thousands of acres across the Southeast

    Economia

    According to North Myrtle Beach Fire Rescue, wildfires burning outside our area are to blame for the haze and lingering smell in the air. In North Carolina, a wildfire at Lake Lure almost doubled in size overnight which forced around 50 people to evacuate.
  • Surgical strike on India's black money relies on uptake of electronic payments

    Economia

    Sharma said tourists, who had exchanged their money into local currency before the November 8 announcement, were also facing problems, and had not been able to convert those notes. But to clamp down on holders of unlawfully held or untaxed cash, depositors can only make such transactions once and so the banks are using the ink to prevent them from making multiple deposits.
  • Wildfires Rage Across South With No Rain in Sight

    Economia

    Forest Service, USDA Forest Service, local fire departments and local law enforcement to develop and deliver fire prevention messages in areas of high fire occurrence. The line has been held since November 8, according to Public Information Officer Carrie Harmon. "Some people say that there will still be people here in January, but that's a wild guess", Stone said.
  • Ben Roethlisberger 'blown away' Browns didn't draft Carson Wentz

    Economia

    Now he's gone after an MRI discovered the twinge he felt in last week's loss to Dallas was actually his pectoral muscle shredding itself, leaving behind a defense that's failed to limit big plays during a four-game losing streak that's sent the Steelers (4-5) tumbling into a midseason crisis.
  • India acts to help farmers hit by black money crackdown

    Economia

    The abrupt move has also left many sectors in limbo, especially the transport sector which uses cash as a means of transacting business. "The government has robbed us", the 42-year-old told AFP in his native village in Bulandshahr district in the impoverished northern state of Uttar Pradesh.
  • Oil Prices Waver; Market Edgy Ahead of OPEC Meeting

    Oil Prices Waver; Market Edgy Ahead of OPEC Meeting

    Economia

    Going forward, oil prices are likely to take direction from statements made by members of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries on the sidelines of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum , taking place in Doha, said Peter Lee, Asia oil and gas analyst at BMI Research.