Ryanair puts a number on passengers affected by cancellations

Ryanair is bracing for reputational damage and up to 20 million euros ($24 million) in compensation claims after suddenly scrapping flights across Europe over staffing issues. We expect to have the vast majority of these completed by the end of this... More..

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Bank of England chief says United Kingdom to underperform until mid
by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

Bank of England chief says United Kingdom to underperform until mid

However, BOE Governor Mark Carney rushed to cool the enthusiasm of policy bulls, saying Britain is still lagging behind other G7 nations economically, which is only the third time in three decades the Unite...More..

Wall Street clings to records, helped by banks; tech falters
by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

Wall Street clings to records, helped by banks; tech falters

At 9:39am ET, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 0.57 point, or 0%, at 22,371.37, the S&P was up 1 point, or 0.04%, at 2,507.65 and the Nasdaq Composite was down 2.18 points, or 0.03%, at 6,459.14. NAR sai...More..

Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (NASDAQ:WBA) closed with a change of 0
by | Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (NASDAQ:WBA) closed with a change of 0

WBA has been the subject of several recent research reports. LYB's price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months is 1.18 and price to book ratio for most recent quarter is 5.58, whereas price to cash per...More..

Koala Takes Death-Defying Ride In 4WD Wheel Arch
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Koala Takes Death-Defying Ride In 4WD Wheel Arch

The female koala had crawled into the wheel arch while the auto was parked in the hills on the outskirts of Adelaide, the state capital of South Australia . Sadly, the joey wasn't found. Once she released he...More..

World's oldest person is dead
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

World's oldest person is dead

In April 2017, Violet Moss (also spelled Mosse) earned the distinction of being the oldest living woman. Her reign as the world's oldest person did not last long; but her life - well, that's a whole 'noth...More..

Jeffrey Sandusky, Penn State Coach's Son, Pleads Guilty To Child Sexual Abuse
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Jeffrey Sandusky, Penn State Coach's Son, Pleads Guilty To Child Sexual Abuse

He regularly attended his father's court proceedings alongside his mother, Dottie Sandusky, who also has consistently supported her husband and fought to clear his name. "We are happy that these girls can move ...More..

Judge: Sessions can't deny grant money for sanctuary cities
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Judge: Sessions can't deny grant money for sanctuary cities

Early last month, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emmanuel (D) announced a lawsuit against the Department of Justice over the department's assertion that the city could be denied grants over its immigration stance. Chicag...More..

It's All Ireland Final Day And Dublin Expect Toughest Challenge Yet
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

It's All Ireland Final Day And Dublin Expect Toughest Challenge Yet

Wing-back Colm Boyle will make his 90th Mayo appearance with Aidan O'Shea named at centre-forward and his brother Seamus in midfield. Mayo manager Stephen Rochford says "sport can can be cruel" after the ...More..

India's current account deficit widens to four-year high in April-June
by | Monday, September 18, 2017

India's current account deficit widens to four-year high in April-June

The RBI today said this was largely because of a rise in trade deficit. According to data released by Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Friday, Q1 CAD was even higher than the fourth quarter 2016-17 deficit ...More..

US August Retail Sales Fell 0.2%, Limited Market Reaction
by | Monday, September 18, 2017

US August Retail Sales Fell 0.2%, Limited Market Reaction

The report also drew a more somber picture of the prior two months, with sharp downward revisions for June and July, suggesting consumption may offer less support to GDP growth in the third quarter than initial...More..

Icelandic PM calls snap election due to child sex abuse scandal
by | Monday, September 18, 2017

Icelandic PM calls snap election due to child sex abuse scandal

Under Icelandic law, "restoring honour" means a person can have their "civil standing" restored - allowing people with serious convictions to apply for certain jobs without erasing their criminal records. Svein...More..

JP Morgan: Bitcoin is fraud and will blow up
by | Monday, September 18, 2017

JP Morgan: Bitcoin is fraud and will blow up

According to Dimon, bitcoin could be useful "if you were in Venezuela or Ecuador or North Korea . or if you were a drug dealer or a murderer". In response to Dimon's comments, J.P. Yesterday, the famous foun...More..

Ryanair cancels up to 50 flights daily over crew leave backlog
by | Sunday, September 17, 2017

Ryanair cancels up to 50 flights daily over crew leave backlog

The operator has apologised to customers and said that it would help to arrange alternative flights or full refunds. Maria Joanna Suquitana said guests heading to her brother's wedding in Italy had their flig...More..

Nike & NBA Unveil Brand New Team Jerseys & Warm-Up Jacket
by | Sunday, September 17, 2017

Nike & NBA Unveil Brand New Team Jerseys & Warm-Up Jacket

According to Nike, the design is inspired by the teams' "desire to make a bold statement the moment they step on the court". Teams like Boston, Chicago and Cleveland will wear black uniforms with team-specifi...More..

National Basketball Association sets a date to vote on draft lottery reform
by | Saturday, September 16, 2017

National Basketball Association sets a date to vote on draft lottery reform

The other somewhat monumental proposal is fixing the draft lottery to eliminate tanking, which is when bad teams, for lack of a better phrase, lose on objective. Commissioner Adam Silver has been keen to bring ...More..

Bitcoin Crashes Hard After Second Largest Chinese Exchange Announces Shutdown
by | Saturday, September 16, 2017

Bitcoin Crashes Hard After Second Largest Chinese Exchange Announces Shutdown

Shanghai-based BTCChina , a major Chinese bitcoin exchange, said on Thursday it would stop all trading from September 30, citing tightening regulation, while smaller Chinese bitcoin exchanges ViaBTC , YoBTC a...More..

Alphabet considering $1 billion investment with Lyft
by | Saturday, September 16, 2017

Alphabet considering $1 billion investment with Lyft

Lyft has a big uphill battle to deal with from their competition with Uber . Uber appointed a new chief executive, former Expedia CEO Dara Khosrowshahi, in late August after a string of scandals. If suc...More..

Face ID in the iPhone X will only recognize one person
by | Friday, September 15, 2017

Face ID in the iPhone X will only recognize one person

Animoji relies on the iPhone X's TrueDepth camera system, which can capture facial movements and translate those expressions to the animations. The technology uses several sensors to map the faces of users an...More..

Stadium Group PLC (SDM.L) Sees The Tape Move Mid-Market
by | Friday, September 15, 2017

Stadium Group PLC (SDM.L) Sees The Tape Move Mid-Market

It has outperformed by 42.33% the S&P500. Pearson plc using EPIC/TICKER code (LON:PSON) had its stock rating noted as "Reiterates" with the recommendation being set at "SELL" this morning by analysts at Lib...More..