U.S. charges ex-Air China manager with smuggling packages for Chinese military

A lawyer for Mr Ng declined comment. Brooklyn federal prosecutors charged Ying Lin, a former Newark Liberty International Airport station manager for Air China 0753, +0.17%, with five criminal counts Wednesday, including smuggling and obstruction o... More..

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What's open and closed on Labor Day in Long Beach
by | Sunday, September 04, 2016

What's open and closed on Labor Day in Long Beach

Hattiesburg Public, Forrest County, Lamar County, Forrest County Agricultural High and Petal school districts closed . The Edmond Library will be closed Monday. ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF EMPLOYMENT SECURI...More..

Collateral Damage: Bees die in South Carolina Zika spraying
by | Sunday, September 04, 2016

Collateral Damage: Bees die in South Carolina Zika spraying

The few surviving bees tended to their fallen. Tiffany Finck-Haynes, food futures campaigner at Friends of the Earth, observed in an email to Common Dreams that "widespread pesticide use has led to uninte...More..

Asian stocks mostly higher on hopes for higher US rates
by | Sunday, September 04, 2016

Asian stocks mostly higher on hopes for higher US rates

Europe's main stock markets gained 0.4 to 0.7 percent to help MSCI's All World index end six days of losses, its longest since the start of January. Hong Kong's Hang Seng index was down 0.2 percent at 22,976....More..

Africa's Biggest Economy Officially Enters Recession
by | Sunday, September 04, 2016

Africa's Biggest Economy Officially Enters Recession

Crude sales accounts for around 70 percent of government revenues. Yet, even if the oil price rebounds and rebels stop sabotaging oil production, Nigeria has to revamp its decrepit infrastructure and start ...More..

Michigan to get $2.25 million to combat opioid misuse, abuse
by | Sunday, September 04, 2016

Michigan to get $2.25 million to combat opioid misuse, abuse

Store customers with an opioid prescription from any physician are asked if they would like to participate in the program. "More people are dying from drug overdoses than from vehicle accidents, and these dea...More..

Ontario Tories win Toronto byelection after flip-flopping on sex ed
by | Saturday, September 03, 2016

Ontario Tories win Toronto byelection after flip-flopping on sex ed

But Brown now says that is not correct and he was unaware of the letter before it was distributed. Candidates include Piragal Thiru for the Liberal Party, Raymond Cho for the Progressive Conservatives and Nee...More..

Hewlett-Packard Enterprise to sellsoftware business
by | Saturday, September 03, 2016

Hewlett-Packard Enterprise to sellsoftware business

The company recent traded volume was lower than its average volume of 3.13 million shares. Investors might also notice that three month ago the Buy recommendations (12) outnumbered Sell recommendations (2). HPE...More..

11 civilians killed in airstrikes in northern Yemen
by | Saturday, September 03, 2016

11 civilians killed in airstrikes in northern Yemen

Kerry also met with officials from the Gulf Cooperation Council to discuss the new peace drive. The failure of UN-brokered Yemeni peace negotiations in Kuwait which ended on 7 August is unlikely to lead to ...More..

by | Saturday, September 03, 2016

Labor Day gas prices may be the cheapest it's been in years

The five-day holiday period began Thursday and will run through Monday. Of course, the recent increases pump prices have taken much of the attention away from the historically low summer fuel costs. "We're ha...More..

by | Friday, September 02, 2016

Hillary Clinton: Foundation 'looking for partners'

The Republican governor spoke to the AP Saturday before he was to appear with Trump and other officials at a fundraiser hosted by Sen. Conway also argued that Trump "deserves credit" for his outreach to Afr...More..

Faced with crunch, Tesla plans to raise additional cash this year
by | Friday, September 02, 2016

Faced with crunch, Tesla plans to raise additional cash this year

The Ludicrous upgrade allows the insane acceleration, which has made the Model S so popular, but it makes sense that this upgrade is not available for the mid-tier P90D as the P100D is the new fastest flagship ...More..

Campbell Soup falters with push into fresh foods
by | Friday, September 02, 2016

Campbell Soup falters with push into fresh foods

Campbell Soup Co, the world's largest soup maker, reported a smaller-than-expected quarterly profit and said it was disappointed with the performance of its Campbell Fresh business, which sells fresh and or...More..

US auto sales expected to drop in August
by | Friday, September 02, 2016

US auto sales expected to drop in August

The company said its streak of increased monthly sales from December 2009 until November of a year ago did not happen, based on the revised figures. And it's not just the traditional US automakers under pressur...More..

by | Friday, September 02, 2016

New FAA Rules for small UAS go into effect

Now you can legally use drones for business purposes, whether that's aerial photography or videography, scientific research, real estate inspection, surveying of land or other uses. The most significant change ...More..

Pending US home sales strengthened in July
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Pending US home sales strengthened in July

The number of signed contracts improved in the Northeast, South and West. "More home shoppers having success is good news for the housing market heading into the fall", Yun said. With more demand from younger...More..

USA journalist Patrick Perry praised for pulling pregnant woman from burning auto
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

USA journalist Patrick Perry praised for pulling pregnant woman from burning auto

Meanwhile, reporter Brittany Weiss with grabbed a camera and recorded the whole thing. "I pull on the driver side, it did not want to open". 'I started hearing a voice - a very soft voice - saying "I'm ov...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

FAA forecast: 600000 commercial drones within the year

There are new regulations on the use of small drones starting Monday. "The knowledge is great and it's really helpful and important for drone users but not everything you learn in flying an airplane is the ...More..

Raghuram Rajan Signs His Last Major Report As RBI Governor: 10 Facts
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Raghuram Rajan Signs His Last Major Report As RBI Governor: 10 Facts

The projections are still at the upper limits of the RBI's objective of containing inflation at five per cent by March 2017. In the foreword to the report , Rajan said while the economic growth was showing s...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Fed's George: Time for USA to Raise Rates

It last raised rates from near-zero levels in December in its first hike in almost a decade. "I see a gradual upward pace in interest rates as being appropriate", Mester said in a television interview with C...More..