White House: Trump congratulates Erdogan after disputed win

The referendum to change the system was a very slim win - the 51 per cent said "yes". The referendum has no "democratic legitimacy", HDP spokesman and lawmaker Osman Baydemir told reporters in Ankara . There were also signs of a looming crisis wit... More..

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Arconic CEO quits over letter sent in 'poor judgment' to Elliot
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Arconic CEO quits over letter sent in 'poor judgment' to Elliot

The company said its interim CEO would be David Hess, a former United Technologies Corp executive who was appointed as an independent director to Arconic's board in March. Shares of Arconic climbed $1.46, o...More..

WRAPUP 3-Steel, stimulus drive China's strongest economic growth since 2015
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

WRAPUP 3-Steel, stimulus drive China's strongest economic growth since 2015

Prices gained momentum in the resale market, which economists see as more indicative of actual demand, since it is not subject to the price caps widely applied to new projects. Chinese government has a target o...More..

Turnbull scraps 457 visa program
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Turnbull scraps 457 visa program

The new scheme would be tougher on labour market testing, previous work experience and demonstrated English language skills, he said. The new system would be "manifestly, rigorously, resolutely" conducted in ...More..

United's Munoz goes from savior to man on hot seat real fast
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

United's Munoz goes from savior to man on hot seat real fast

He promised to review the airline's policies to make sure something like that never happens again, and said United will no longer use police to remove bumped passengers. "Currently, (Dao and his family) are foc...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Canada Moves Towards Legalizing Recreational Marijuana

In 2014, this resulted in more than 22,000 criminal charges. Police chiefs who support legalisation point to the almost 70,000 police-reported incidents related to cannabis, mostly possession, in 2014, saying...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Bank takes $75M more from 2 ex-execs

But while Tolstedt's total clawbacks, at $67 million, are slightly less than the $69 million that Stumpf lost, there is no question that she is the one painted as the true villain in the board's report. While...More..

North Korea accuses US of creating situation for nuclear war
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

North Korea accuses US of creating situation for nuclear war

Pence warned North Korea not to test the resolve of the United States "or the strength of our military forces". Past administrations, though, have failed to stop, let alone slow down, North Korea's nuclear pr...More..

Asian stocks slip amid North Korea concerns, dollar up on Mnuchin comments
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Asian stocks slip amid North Korea concerns, dollar up on Mnuchin comments

The broader Topix index of all First Section issues on the Tokyo Stock Exchange, meanwhile, added 6.62 points, or 0.45 percent, to end at 1,465.69. On Saturday, North Korea rolled a long-range ballistic missile...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Opposition cite 'irregularities' and call for cancellation of historic Turkish vote

The board's unprecedented decision to accept as valid ballots that did not bear the official stamp has led to outrage among opposition parties . Considering how tilted critics called the campaign, NPR's Pet...More..

Before Japanese PM visit, Mar-a-Lago cited for 13 heath code
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Before Japanese PM visit, Mar-a-Lago cited for 13 heath code

The day before, the president also passed the morning playing golf at Trump International Golf Club, according to someone who saw him on the course. Although state inspectors decided the kitchen at the resort...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

The Wells Fargo & Co's (WFC) "Hold" Rating Reiterated at Sandler O'Neill

Integrated Wealth Counsel LLC boosted its stake in Wells Fargo & Co by 17.8% in the third quarter. Institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. The stock presently ...More..

The CEO of United Airlines won a 'Communicator of the year' award
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

The CEO of United Airlines won a 'Communicator of the year' award

In an interview with ABC's " Good Morning America " aired Wednesday, United parent company CEO Oscar Munoz said he felt "ashamed" watching video of the man being forced off the jet. The initial response from ...More..

Tax Day deals: Free beer, free cookies, and more
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Tax Day deals: Free beer, free cookies, and more

The deal runs from Tuesday through Thursday. Great American Cookies: The national gourmet cookie shop continues its annual Tax Day tradition by offering a free Birthday Cake Cookie to customers who stop...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Alaska oil well leaking gas in northern part of state

This April 2017 photo provided by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency shows an oil well that was misting natural gas on Alaska's frozen North Slope. Alaskan and federal officials had identified two leaks s...More..

MCD polls: BJP promises social security for unorganised sector
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

MCD polls: BJP promises social security for unorganised sector

However, some Congress workers and a candidate of AAP in MCD bypolls a year ago, Sunita Tokas, today joined the BJP. "The AAP government stands accused of spending Rs 16,000 a plate on the government excheque...More..

Girl, 8, suspected in baby's home day care death
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Girl, 8, suspected in baby's home day care death

The 8-year-old was taken to a hospital for a mental evaluation and it is not clear where she will be placed. Lewis said there were no obvious injuries to the child, but his mother, Bryanna Reasonover, told WX...More..

United CEO's letter: 'I promise you we will do better'
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

United CEO's letter: 'I promise you we will do better'

Dao, a doctor who told overbooking airline authorities at Chicago's O'Hare he didn't want to give up his seat because he had patients he was traveling to visit, was forcibly removed and dragged by three uniform...More..

Printed titanium parts expected to save millions in Boeing Dreamliner costs
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Printed titanium parts expected to save millions in Boeing Dreamliner costs

LIFT by EnCore launches new Tourist Class Seating, optimized for the 787 Dreamliner. They designed four parts of 787 meanwhile obtaining a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA ) certification for the same. Fin...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

The 2004 report that Wells Fargo chose to ignore

Among its regional bank-wide sales campaigns, Wells Fargo & Co's "Jump into January" program was notorious for the impact it had on staff. The board said Carrie Tolstedt, former head of community banking, was...More..

Netflix's first-quarter subscriber additions misses estimates
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Netflix's first-quarter subscriber additions misses estimates

Zacks Investment Research cut Netflix from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Tuesday, March 7th. The stock presently has a consensus rating of "Buy" and a consensus target price of $141.00. As i...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

North Korea threatens weekly missile tests despite Trump warnings

But US officials say expectations of an ambitious bilateral trade deal may be premature. He said the United States insists "on the gangster-like logic that its invasion of a sovereign state is "decisive, just...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Bay Area businesses mark Equal Pay Day by offering 20 percent discounts

Although women make up about half of the college-educated workforce, females are still underpaid in comparison to men. The gender-pay gap is about 20 percent, a serious difference, especially considering how ...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Wells Fargo rehires about 1000 staff in wake of account scandal

John Stumpf, the former chairman and CEO of Wells Fargo , will repay $28 million to the bank over an improper sales practices scandal. Enu Mainigi, a Williams & Connolly attorney representing Tolstedt , iss...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Gender wage gap taking a punishing toll on Alabama women

Women employed full-time, year-round in Alabama earn just 76 cents for every dollar paid to men, which amounts to a yearly gap of $10,747 per person, and a combined loss of more than $11 billion annually. The p...More..

Andre Johnson to ink 1-day deal, retire with Houston Texans
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Andre Johnson to ink 1-day deal, retire with Houston Texans

Houston drafted Johnson with the third overall pick in the 2003 draft. Johnson's best two seasons came in 2008 and 2009 when he caught 115 passes for 1,575 yards and 101 passes for 1,569 yards, respectively. S...More..

Tax March: Thousands in Denver demand to see Trump's tax returns
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Tax March: Thousands in Denver demand to see Trump's tax returns

President?" and "We The People Want To See Trump's Taxes". Protesters gathered Saturday in Austin outside the Texas Capitol as part of what was dubbed the Tax March in almost 150 cities. Organizers claimed m...More..

United CEO again apologizes for dragging incident in earnings release
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

United CEO again apologizes for dragging incident in earnings release

The incident has created a major publicity nightmare for United Airlines and the internet is showing no mercy as well. Previously, they could be booked until the time of departure. After several attempt to es...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Protesters Call For Release Of Trump's Taxes

Thousands of Americans turned out in cities across the country yesterday calling on President Trump to do something every president has done going back to Gerald Ford - release his tax returns. Organizers for T...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

U.S. 'mother of all bombs' kills dozens of ISIS militants

The Afghan authorities have revised the death toll from Thursday's Mother of All Bombs (MOAB) attack by the USA on IS hideouts to 92 on Saturday. The U.S. Meanwhile, the revised figure was reported after US...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Bayern faces tough task to beat Real Madrid at Bernabeu

For the home side, defenders Pepe and Raphael Varane are expected to remain side-lined with injury. 'It has always been Real Madrid's competition, ' Bale told Mega, via AS Diario. "It will be more hard in M...More..

FDA issues complete response letter for baricitinib
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

FDA issues complete response letter for baricitinib

Incyte and Lilly both said they are committed to working with the agency to get approval. Lilly said it will work with the FDA on a plan to eventually get the drug, baracitinib, approved for US patients. Whil...More..

Arsenal fans blast players after Palace loss
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Arsenal fans blast players after Palace loss

Arsene Wenger faces renewed calls to resign after Arsenal's miserable season spiralled out of control with furious fans turning on his flops during their humiliating 3-0 defeat at Crystal Palace. "You have t...More..

Geils Band John Warren Geils Jr. dies
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Geils Band John Warren Geils Jr. dies

He said Groton police went to the home around 4 p.m. ET in response to a well-being check and found Geils unresponsive. Police said they were investigating the cause of death but had ruled out foul play. They...More..

Mamata on three-day visit Odisha from tomorrow
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Mamata on three-day visit Odisha from tomorrow

In 2016, when the Left Front had fought Assembly elections in alliance with the Congress, it had secured 34.73 per cent votes. If the BJP continues to hold on to this trend then it will emerge as the second lar...More..