Stories about Finance

Jan 07 2018

Magnitude 4.5 Earthquake Hits San Francisco Bay Area

The historic luxury hotel had no damage, an employee said, declining to give her name. It was felt widely across the Bay Area and woke everyone up. Interim San Franc...

Jan 07 2018

Flight to Hong Kong diverted to Anchorage

A United Airlines flight was diverted to Anchorage on Thursday night after a passenger smeared the inside of the cabin with his own feces. The unidentified man is sai...

Jan 05 2018

Three weeks later, FCC finally issues net neutrality repeal order

The Commission is in the process of editing the final repeal order, and the wording of that repeal order could possibly end up helping Pai and the FCC combat those up...

Jan 03 2018

Major US airports suffer technical glitch as passport system down

Acting Port Director Carlos Rodriguez of Hidalgo/Pharr/Anzalduas Port of Entry said CBP officers "continue to make significant narcotic seizures by combining their experi...

Jan 02 2018

Manufacturing sector shows record growth in December

However, full-year growth was still the fastest in three years at 3.5 percent, raising the possibility that the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) could tighten its ex...

Jan 01 2018

Canada expresses support for people protesting in Iran

The Foreign Ministry in Tehran dismissed Trump's comments, saying "the Iranian people place no value or credibility in the opportunistic claims of USA officials or of Mr....

Jan 01 2018

Minimum Wage Would be £26000 If Pay Matched Executives

Workers employed by big businesses (those with at least 11 employees ), will receive a $13 per hour minimum wage, an increase from their $11 wage. The minimum wage wil...

Dec 31 2017

Trump admin fires HIV/AIDS council

Gabriel Maldonado , one of the members fired this week, told the Blade he didn't know the reason for the firings, but said they could be due to "ideological and philo...

Dec 31 2017

Instagram rolls out recommended posts to main feed on iOS and Android

Same goes for the location; you can add a location to be found in the search and people near you can see your posts. To hide the recommended post , tap the three-dot i...

Dec 28 2017

$337 million jackpot up for grabs in tonight's Powerball drawing

The two large winnings are still out there after no one claimed a Mega Millions drawing on Tuesday night. There's a Powerball drawing on Wednesday night, but the ne...

Dec 25 2017

Stores Open On Christmas Eve, Christmas Day 2017 For Last-Minute Holiday Shopping

Walmart: Normal store hours (check your location) on December 23, and closing 6 p.m. on Christmas Eve. The Rink of Dreams at Ottawa City Hall will be open (weather p...

Dec 23 2017

The SpaceX "Mars Rocket" arrives at Cape Canaveral

Earlier this month, Musk said the Falcon Heavy rocket , which has been under development for years, will launch in January from Cape Canaveral, Florida. -, Elon Musk ...

Dec 23 2017

Bitcoin transaction temporarily disabled on Coinbase, one of biggest digital currency market

The exchange has been at the center of the news after insider trading allegations surfaced . A mere month ago, Bitcoin was trading about $6,000. That includes sharing ...

Dec 23 2017

Restaurants open on Christmas Eve, Day 2017 in Northern Utah

Target: Opens at 7 a.m.to 12 a.m. on December 23, and from 7 a.m.to 10 p.m. or 11 p.m. Cape Breton Regional Municipality transit buses will not run Christmas Eve , C...

Dec 23 2017

Burlington Salvation Army Christmas kettle campaign tops $200K

This year's goal was to raise $250,000. The coins, worth about $8,000, are now in the hands of the Salvation Army . The Caledonia Police Department is seeking a woma...

Dec 22 2017

Ryanair regrets 'unnecessary' four hour German strike threat

In a statement after the meeting, IMPACT - which includes the Irish Air Line Pilots' Association - said: "The union reiterated its position that its mandate for strike ac...

Dec 22 2017

Iced Tea Company Changes Name to "Long Blockchain", Stock Immediately Skyrockets

But for now, it remains a tiny beverage company based in Farmingdale that reported total sales of just $1.6 million in its latest quarter and whose stock was down ...

Dec 21 2017

Indiana Hotel Sued After Charging Couple $350 Over Negative Online Review

A Brown County hotel is in some hot water after a woman says she was charged $350 for writing a negative review after her stay past year. The lawsuit also stated that the...

Dec 19 2017

In total darkness, light of humanity shines at Atlanta airport

Sunday, the outage canceled seven arrival flights and three departures, but the airport doesn't have numbers yet on how many people were on those flights. "The bigger que...

Dec 18 2017

Ryanair offers to meet with union ahead of strike action

Ryanair and the Irish pilots' union look set to meet for talks next week in a bid to avert a pre-Christmas strike. Niall Shanahan, a spokesman for Impact , a union to...