Economia

Top EU and USA officials will hold talks on Friday over a possible U.S. ban on carry-on computers on European flights to the United States, an EU spokeswoman said. "No ban on electronic devices or any other decision has been announced", she said. An industry-backed group, the Airline Passenger Experience Association, said the USA government should consider alternatives.
  • I was going to fire Comey even without recommendation

    Economia

    During that testimony, Comey also said that it made him "mildly nauseous" knowing that his handling of the Hillary Clinton email probe past year may have had an impact on the USA presidential election. Former Deputy Attorney General Donald Ayer, who was quoted in the memo, described the "firing based it seems entirely on Comey's mishandling of the Clinton investigation" as "a sham".
  • Kelowna flood warnings remain in effect Friday as residents brace for rain

    Kelowna flood warnings remain in effect Friday as residents brace for rain

    Economia

    The regional district issued a news release early Thursday advising residents that the risk of flooding within hours was very high. "Overnight, showers moved through the area and so far, they haven't contributed to any reports of flooding", said a Friday morning release from Central Okanagan Emergency Operations (CORD).
  • Lawyers: Wells Fargo created about 3.5 million fake accounts

    Lawyers: Wells Fargo created about 3.5 million fake accounts

    Economia

    The lawyers including the new estimate in a court filing asking a judge to approve a $142 million settlement. The bank reached a $110 million deal in late March to resolve a national class-action lawsuit over claims that employees may have opened more than 2 million deposit and credit-card accounts without customers' permission since 2011.
  • US rig count rises 8 this week to 885; Texas up 8

    Economia

    The oil-rig count has climbed every week so far this year, except for one. Louisiana was unchanged at 62 rigs, but is up 22 from a year ago. USA shale production will continue to increase in the short term given the number of new rigs coming on stream this year and the continued increase in drilling rigs will maintain the trend at least until early in the third quarter.
  • PC critic calls Ontario hydro prices 'debt retirement charge on steroids'

    PC critic calls Ontario hydro prices 'debt retirement charge on steroids'

    Economia

    A Progressive Conservative critic says the "Clean Energy Adjustment" that's eventually to be added to hydro bills is nothing more than a revamped debt retirement charge. For the next 10 years, a new entity overseen by Ontario Power Generation will take on debt to pay that difference. Then, the cost of paying back that debt - which the government says will be up to $28 billion - will go back onto ratepayers' bills for the next 20 years as a "Clean Energy Adjustment".
  • Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX) Stocks Display High Beta Value: Applied Optoelectronics (AAOI)

    Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX) Stocks Display High Beta Value: Applied Optoelectronics (AAOI)

    Economia

    Nationwide Fund Advisors increased its position in Applied Optoelectronics by 3.1% in the first quarter. To gauge your chances of picking a winning stock, take a close look at its fundamentals, especially its earnings-per-share growth. and worldwide copyright and trademark laws. RSI is a technical indicator of price momentum, comparing the size of recent gains to the size of recent losses and establishes oversold and overbought positions.
  • Street View: Analyst Updates on Alaska Air Group, Inc. (NYSE:ALK)?

    Economia

    Other analysts have also issued research reports about the company. Cowen and Company reissued a market perform rating and issued a $102.00 price target on shares of Alaska Air Group in a report on Monday, April 17th. The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, June 8th. This represents a $1.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.43%.
  • Video Of Crazy Cyclist Climbing Over Level Crossing Goes Viral

    Video Of Crazy Cyclist Climbing Over Level Crossing Goes Viral

    Economia

    The man shouts, "I don't fucking care" right before a speeding train almost flattens him. He threw his hands up in exasperation as the South West service missed him by mere inches. With the barriers down and the light on Red lights at a level crossing it has gone viral on social media. Trains travel at extraordinary speeds so before you have time to react, you may be struck and seriously injured or even killed.
  • Canadian Imperial Bank Of Commerce (NYSE:CM) Reviewed By Analysts

    Canadian Imperial Bank Of Commerce (NYSE:CM) Reviewed By Analysts

    Economia

    The stock decreased 1.32% or $1.44 on May 11, reaching $107.29. Emerald Acquisition Ltd. boosted its stake in Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce by 8.2% in the third quarter. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, March 28th were given a dividend of $0.9698 per share. The rating was upgraded by Credit Suisse to "Neutral" on Friday, March 31.