Finance

Finance McMaster: 'Prudent' to send carrier strike group to Korean Peninsula
Author: 0 McMaster: 'Prudent' to send carrier strike group to Korean Peninsula

The group includes guided-missile destroyers USS Wayne E. Meyer and USS Michael Murphy and the guided-missile cruiser USS Lake Champlain, according to a statement from U.S. Days before the summit, Trump warned that the USA was prepared to act unilaterally to stop North Korea's nuclear program from advancing further should China be unwilling to use its leverage over Pyongyang.

Finance Erdogan warns Turkey EU bid 'on table' after referendum
Author: 0 Erdogan warns Turkey EU bid 'on table' after referendum

Washington has presented "no evidence whatsoever" yet that the Shayrat airfield in Syria's Homs Province targeted by the U.S. after an alleged chemical attack in Idlib had any such weapons, the Russian Defense Ministry said. Despite its quick endorsement of the USA action, Ankara has been deeply at odds with Washington in other areas of Syria policy. Turkish authorities ordered the arrest of a Syrian regime pilot yesterday, whose fighter jet crashed on Turkish soil last month, on charges ...

Author: 0 United States missiles destroyed six planes, says Russian Federation

Russian Federation has its most advanced S-400 air-defense systems in Syria to protect its bases, which include a naval facility and an airbase. But he did neither. The Pentagon gave Russian Federation fair warning, and then let the Tomahawks fly. White House officials caution that Trump is not preparing to plunge the US deeper into Syria.

Author: 0 Easter Egg Hunts and Bunny Photos Ops Hop-penning in Beverly

The Easter Bunny will arrive at 12:30 PM, one half-hour before the start of the Easter Egg Hunt itself. Participants are encouraged to bring their baskets and bags to gather Easter goodies. and then older children, ages seven to 12, will begin at noon, she explains. Parents may walk along and assist younger children with the egg hunt . The prizes don't end there either, as every person who successfully completes the hunt will be able to take part in a lucky dip, with the possibility of ...

Author: 0 Clock starts ticking for jewellery retailers to publish gender pay gap data

At the current rate, according to an Equal Pay Day release from the Institute for Women's Policy Research, women in the USA will not see equal pay until 2059. In 1975, women in Iceland refused to work, cook, do household chores or look after family on October 27 in protest against inequality in respect and pay.

Finance Central NC at risk of severe storms tonight, overnight
Author: 0 Central NC at risk of severe storms tonight, overnight

The nation's Storm Prediction Center said winds blowing to near 70 miles per hour (110 kph) in places toppled trees in several locations across Alabama, Georgia and SC. Still, the administration reported delays at the airport and others, including at Chicago's O'Hare International. More than 900 flights to or from one of the world's busiest airports were canceled Wednesday, according to the flight tracking website FlightAware .

Author: 0 Airstrike on Syrian town hit by chemical weapons kills 1

Activists and state media said a separate airstrike by the USA -led coalition on the northern IS-held village of Hneida killed at least 14 civilians, including children. The Sound and Picture activist group that tracks atrocities by IS said the airstrike hit an internet cafe. State television reported Rouhani's statement Monday, quoting him as insisting that the committee "must not be heading by Americans" and must be impartial.

Author: 0 Greek FinMin: Valletta agreement will lead to solution before summer

The reform package includes measures involving two per cent of gross domestic product (GDP), with one per cent in 2019 mainly based on pensions and the other one per cent in 2020 mainly based on personal income tax. The Greek target is a budget surplus before debt servicing of 3.5 percent of GDP in 2018. Heavily-indebted Athens and the European Union and International Monetary Fund which handle the bailout, have been deadlocked over reforms for months amid disagreements on debt relief and ...

Finance Cruise ship passenger missing off the Bahamas, Coast Guard says
Author: 0 Cruise ship passenger missing off the Bahamas, Coast Guard says

A family member told WAGA in Atlanta that Scott was on his honeymoon with his wife Angelijica Scott. They had just renewed their vows and chose to go on a cruise for their honeymoon. A Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 helicopter crew from Great Inaguas, Bahamas along with the Coast Guard Cutter Charles David Jr . have been deployed to search fro the missing cruise ship passenger.

Finance At Google, gender pay gap 'systemic,' says Labor Department
Author: 0 At Google, gender pay gap 'systemic,' says Labor Department

Google, of course, completely denies the charges. Google and the Labor Department are in court over whether Google should provide certain salary records to the government. Google's lawyers, on the other hand, called it a "fishing expedition" and argued again that the information was irrelevant to a compliance review. The labor department got their data from a 2015 snapshot of salaries, the Guardian notes, but Wipper used the information to argue in court that Google should be compelled ...

Author: 0 Grrrrr: Fresno, Sacramento make dog bite list

Nine Wichita postal workers have been bitten by dogs so far this year. USPS spokesperson Peter Hass said Arizona ranks 17 out of all the cities in the country. Dog attacks on postal w. When an unrestrained dog threatens a letter carrier, mail delivery for that address is suspended and returned to the post office, according to a USPS fact sheet.

Finance Hyundai and Kia Cars Recalled
Author: 0 Hyundai and Kia Cars Recalled

The company has not reported any injuries associated with the faulty engines. Engine lights on the dashboard are also likely to light up. Hyundai and Kia , which together form the world's fifth-biggest carmaker by sales, have diversified their product lineups by adding fewer greenhouse gas emitting models mainly to compete with their Japanese rivals in major markets.

Author: 0 Judge blocks request to delay police hearing

With this line of the letter, Sessions demonstrates "either ignorance of or unconcern for the painful lessons that history has taught us", Stoughton said, adding that it "suggests an incomplete and ineffective approach to addressing problems in policing".

Author: 0 Oil prices jump after United States launches missile strike in Syria

The contract gained 55 cents to $51.70 on Thursday. Expectations the strikes were a one-off limited losses. USA jobs data showed employers there added about 98,000 jobs in March, less than economists' expectation of 180,000, and the weakest growth in 10 months.

Author: 0 California governor declares end to drought emergency

Jerry Brown has declared an end to the state's water emergency following a five-year drought that reduced rivers to trickles, farmland to dust and forests to graveyards of dead trees. And homeowners associations or local governments still may not penalize homeowners for practicing outdoor water conservation. Many have swapped out lawns for drought-tolerant landscapes, attached low-flow shower and faucet heads and have ratted on their neighbors for running sprinklers during a rain storm or ...

Author: 0 Fed official: Bond holdings would be reduced gradually

With continued economic growth and gradual rate hikes, most meeting participants believed a shift in balance sheet policy "would likely be appropriate later this year ", the minutes said . "In our view, the spill-over to Treasury yields from a reduction in the Federal Reserves" balance sheet by phasing out or ceasing reinvestments of the MBS prepayments and/or scheduled repayment of principals should be modest.

Author: 0 Delta cancels 275 more flights days after storm disruptions

The importance of such pro-activity in travel planning becomes self-evident when we see how many transiting passengers were caught off guard by the well publicized approaching storms. The departure board flashed cancelations, but it was the constant delay messages that really started to make passengers' patience wear thin. The airline is refunding passengers with canceled flights.

Finance Electronics retailer hhgregg is going out of business
Author: 0 Electronics retailer hhgregg is going out of business

Others, like Bebe are simply closing their stores and becoming internet-only retailers. HHGregg filed for bankruptcy protection in March. Friday's announcement means customers will have a few weeks to use gift cards and return purchased items.

Author: 0 Narendra Modi assures Sheikh Hasina of early solution to Teesta

She is now on a four-day visit to India, that ends on April 10. "This thought process remains a steady challenge to us". We made a decision to take our bilateral relations to a new high. India and Bangladesh also signed a financing agreement for the construction of 36 community clinics in Bangladesh. PM Modi said energy security was an important dimension of the development partnership.