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Author: 0 G7 seeks broad support to isolate Syrian president Bashar al-Assad

The Obama administration provided limited support for anti-Assad rebels, but never directly struck government targets after Obama called off such strikes four years ago, at a time when Trump also said attacking Assad would be a mistake. Coherence is not something to expect from the Trump crew until they can figure out how to speak with one voice. Among the questions being considered is what level of military support to give Syrian rebel forces, potential military cooperation with Russian ...

Finance Toshiba's survival in doubt amid Westinghouse troubles
Author: 0 Toshiba's survival in doubt amid Westinghouse troubles

Toshiba has been hammered by huge losses at its American nuclear business, Westinghouse Electric, which filed for bankruptcy protection in the US last month. Toshiba reported that nearly all business segments except Nuclear Power Systems recorded improvements, but overall operating income was negative because of an impairment of goodwill in Nuclear Power Systems of £5.2bn.

Finance Dialog Semi slump, banks weigh on European shares; volatility up
Author: 0 Dialog Semi slump, banks weigh on European shares; volatility up

Among the leading chip-equipment stocks that fell were Lam Research (LRCX), KLA-Tencor (KLAC) and Applied Materials (AMAT) - all three recently hitting record highs. But still, Dialog sunk by as much as 36% at the start of trading, which marked the company's largest intraday drop since 2000. Apple made up 70% of Dialog's 2016 sales, the report says.

Finance Ailing Josh Donaldson not starting in Blue Jays' home opener
Author: 0 Ailing Josh Donaldson not starting in Blue Jays' home opener

Louis. The three-time All-Star and 2015 American League MVP is the key cog for Toronto, and when he isn't on the field, the Blue Jays are a far less unsafe team. Left-handed reliever J.P. Howell was placed on the DL on Sunday due to a shoulder strain. It was also a rough debut for Casey Lawrence , a personal favorite of mine after covering him and his teammates on the Buffalo Bisons in 2016.

Finance AT&T to acquire Straight Path in all-share deal
Author: 0 AT&T to acquire Straight Path in all-share deal

After the settlement, Straight Path will hold an average of 620 MHz in the top 30 USA markets and cover the entire nation with 39 GHz spectrum. AT&T's 5G trials are progressing at a more measured pace than peer Verizon and the company appears to have prioritized 39GHz spectrum over the 28GHz deployed by Verizon.

Author: 0 Delta Travelers Arrive In Lexington After Major Delays

West said that about 60 percent of Delta's fleet cycles through Atlanta each day, and the impact of a storm like Wednesday's can be significant. Customers can check their flight's status here. "I am shocked that a simple thing like a baggage tag would stop us from going", she said in an interview Saturday. A major nightmare for Delta passengers across the country.

Finance Move over 'Obamacare' - Trump's plan is now the focus
Author: 0 Move over 'Obamacare' - Trump's plan is now the focus

The percentage of Americans that did not have health insurance increased during the first quarter of 2017, according to data from Gallup-Health Ways . Kansas and Missouri moved to expand; reluctant Governors in Virginia, North Carolina, and Georgia finally have indicated interest in joining Medicaid to get health coverage for their poor people.

Author: 0 Mumbai secure unlikely win over KKR

However, the arrival of T20 specialist Malinga will definitely bolster the bowling attack. The prediction of Rohit Sharma has concluded in a right way. After the three wickets, a good partnership of Manish Pandey and Yusuf Pathan created another start for their team. Pandey finished unbeaten on 81, adding 61 runs off the final 25 deliveries he faced.

Author: 0 Delta cancels flights for third day after storm hits Atlanta

Delta has held pizza parties in the past as well: In 2015, passengers got free pizza after their plane cabin filled with smoke during the flight, and just a year ago, a pilot ordered pizza for everyone on a flight that was delayed due to weather in Atlanta .

Finance 5 things to know about the gender pay gap
Author: 0 5 things to know about the gender pay gap

Salesforce, the mega software giant, recently revealed that it gave $3 million to women employees after discovering some pay inequalities. Employers will also be encouraged to publish an action plan alongside their figures, demonstrating the steps they will take to close the gender pay gap within their organisation.

Author: 0 Official results confirm Serbia PM Vucic elected president

Vucic claimed victory Sunda. Vucic has repeatedly said his change of job will not alter the former Yugoslav republic's geopolitical balance between the European Union, which Serbia wants to join, and Russian Federation, with which Serbs share their Orthodox Christian faith and Slavic heritage.

Finance John Horgan promises no tolls and better jobs at NDP campaign kickoff
Author: 0 John Horgan promises no tolls and better jobs at NDP campaign kickoff

In the wake of the B.C. Liberals' platform announcement on Monday, John Horgan and the B.C. NDP are staying tight-lipped on what voters can expect from them if they're elected in May. "We're going to create a new Silicon Valley right here in Canada's Pacific Gateway", she said. "It flies in the face of many things, including the regional plan for transportation", says New Westminster City Councillor Patrick Johnstone, who had few positives to say about the B.C.

Finance Aspen Skiing Co., KSL Buying Intrawest Resorts Holdings
Author: 0 Aspen Skiing Co., KSL Buying Intrawest Resorts Holdings

Golf, tennis and other facilities followed over the years as Stratton expanded into a year-round resort. KSL CEO Eric Resnick said the new ownership group is "committed to honoring the deep traditions of each resort". The Company operates through three segments: Mountain, Adventure and Real Estate. There may be less snow than there used to be, but that's not slowing investor appetite Canadian for ski resorts.

Author: 0 Ricciardo pipped by Verstappen as Hamilton wins Chinese Grand Prix

The Mercedes driver started at the Shanghai International Circuit on pole position, and never lost the lead in a race that was not effected by rain, despite forecasts of a wet track, for race-day. Hamilton heaped praise on Vettel, the German four-time world champion, who was unlucky to have pitted just before a safety vehicle and emerged stuck in traffic.

Author: 0 Dog attacks on mail carriers rise again as online sales boom

Postal Service Safety Director Linda DeCarlo in Los Angeles, where postal employees suffered 80 attacks — more than any other city in 2016. The USPS is taking steps to address what it calls a workplace safety risk by encouraging customers to notify mail carriers if they have dogs at home and move them into a separate room when they open the front door to get the mail.

Author: 0 Delta says 150 more flights canceled as storm effects linger

EDT Monday, the carrier was "expecting a near-normal operation today". The airline also offered to waive change fees for those who rebooked their plans. Several factors aggravated the air-travel headaches. Most of the scheduled flights in and out of Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport were delayed up to four hours, but no flights were canceled.

Author: 0 Passenger dragged from United Airlines flight in 'upsetting event'

Video posted on Facebook showed the shock on the faces of other passengers. Another person who saw their fellow passenger dragged from the flight told the Courier-Journal that an airline employee announced names would be randomly selected by a computer.

Finance New report gives US airlines better grades across the board
Author: 0 New report gives US airlines better grades across the board

The study closely examined four areas of operations of 12 airlines, and all were better than the previous year. "The airlines have finally gotten to the point where they're not bumping almost as many people", he said. "Aviation consultant Michael Baiada told The AP that", Airlines are happy with that (grace period) because it makes them look better and misleads the passenger".

Finance LeEco deal to buy Vizio for $2 billion falls through
Author: 0 LeEco deal to buy Vizio for $2 billion falls through

Citing " regulatory headwinds ", the companies said in a joint statement that they'd still be looking for ways to partner with each other. The companies ended months of questions about the deal they reached in July - after two years of negotiations - by announcing today that they've called it off due to " regulatory headwinds ".