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by | November 08, 2018 | 05:58

Local 710's Secretary Treasurer Wycliffe Oduor said it's not clear how long the most recent action, that began at 8 a.m., will last in Calgary. He said there was limited service at smaller local offices, including those in Burford, St. There are also concerns, said Cuda, about workers on rural routes whose pay can be "drastically different" than those working in urban areas. "Until we get confirmation from the national executive, we don't know when it will end", said Oduor, who noted the ...

by | November 08, 2018 | 06:18

We all know that Kanye West love for McDonald's goes way back, but on Monday he chose to give us a gentle reminder of who his favorite fast food joint is. The response is apparently in reference to Kanye distancing himself from politics when he said that his eyes are "wide open and now realise I've been used to spread messages I don't believe in".

by | November 08, 2018 | 02:43

Here's a rundown of the results. Most voters, regardless of their age, geographic location, or political persuasion, recognize the medical benefits of marijuana and believe it should be available to those who can benefit from it. The proposal also legalized commercial sales of marijuana through state-licensed retailers subject to a 10 percent tax. The proposal passed 55 percent "yes" to 44 percent "no".

by | November 08, 2018 | 02:33

Politics, geopolitics and central banks will be the focus of the week for investors with the U.S. midterm elections likely to dominate coverage early on, seen as a referendum on the policies of President Donald Trump. NY time; the Nasdaq Composite added 0.8 percent.The Stoxx Europe 600 Index dipped 0.2 percent.The MSCI Emerging Market Index rose 0.2 percent. The yield on 10-year Treasuries fell one basis point to 3.2 percent.

by | November 07, 2018 | 07:50

BHP deliberately derailed the train following a runaway incident where the train took off while the driver had left the cabin to investigate an issue. The train was deliberately derailed at a series of points along the track. "There would have been a procedure in place to make sure the train didn't move off".

by | November 07, 2018 | 04:42

The BBC's decision provoked widespread condemnation from politicians, lawyers and activists. "I have written to the prime minister to ask if she or any other minister or senior official has at any stage declined a request from any of our security, intelligence or law enforcement agencies to investigate Banks", he said.

by | November 07, 2018 | 03:42

Aside from restrictions on oil imports, the administration added more than 700 individuals, entities , vessels and aircraft linked to the energy and financial sectors and other segments of Iran's economy to the US list of sanctioned entities .

by | November 07, 2018 | 03:50

Wolf, who has been meeting with Democrats in key swing states in recent months, explained that the Democrats have an advantageous path to a House majority, but the path in the Senate is "incredibly tough". "You vote, you might save a life". When you participate in the political process, you can be a check on bad behavior. Their votes are crucial to Democratic hopes to retake the Senate and sweep to victory in the House.

by | November 06, 2018 | 08:05

But the exchanges and platforms supporting BCH, were in a spot of dilemma and had to make a decision- should they support the hard fork or not? This price action experienced by Bitcoin Cash during the last days can also be compared to other hard forks in the past.

by | November 06, 2018 | 06:49

On Monday, the world's biggest miner suspended all Western Australian iron ore rail operations while an investigation was under way, the Australian newspaper reported, without citing a source. In a statement, the Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) said: 'The driver alighted from the locomotive to inspect an issue with a wagon. Iron ore alone is responsible for nearly 40 percent of BHP's earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortization (EBITA).

by | November 06, 2018 | 07:36

The court on Monday rejected appeals from the telecommunications industry seeking to throw out a lower court ruling in favor of the "net neutrality" rules. The decision [PDF] removes one piece of a jigsaw of legal cases working their way through the law courts that challenge both the 2015 rules - introduced during the Obama Administration under FCC chair Tom Wheeler - and the more recent 2018 rules - introduced during the Trump Administration by FCC chair Ajit Pai.

by | November 06, 2018 | 06:01

The rumored front-runner location in Northern Virginia is in Crystal City. Amazon first announced the search for a second home in September of 2017 , and 238 cities from across the US and Canada all put in their bid to attract the online retail giant and its shiny new $5 billion headquarters and associated 50,000 jobs .

by | November 06, 2018 | 05:57

In the Legislature, all 203 House seats are up, along with 25 Senate seats. While he is not on the ballot, Trump acknowledged on Monday that the 2018 midterms represent a referendum on his presidency. In the past, men have outraised women among both men and women donors. "In a wave election, two things seem to happen: Independents break heavily for one party, and that party's voters are much more enthused about turning out than the other party's", wrote Kristen Soltis Anderson a few days ...

by | November 06, 2018 | 07:30

West said once she remembered to look, she couldn't find her tickets, eventually discovering she had left them on the floor of her sister's pickup truck. West, who retired from Welmark Blue Cross/Blue Shield after the win, says she plans to buy a new vehicle for herself and take vacations. More than 12,000 players in SC hold tickets for prizes ranging from $4 up to $150,000, lottery officials say.

by | November 06, 2018 | 06:23

The stores that will close include Rona on Barrydowne Road in Sudbury, as well as a Rona and Lowe's in Sault Ste. To facilitate an orderly wind-down, the company intends to conduct store closing sales for most of the impacted locations with the exception of select stores in the USA, which will close immediately.

by | November 06, 2018 | 07:23

The measures restore all the USA sanctions that had been lifted under the 2015 accord that gave Iran billions of dollars in sanctions relief in exchange for curbs on its nuclear program, a deal that Obama administration critics had argued was too soft on the Islamic Republic.

by | November 06, 2018 | 07:05

As China has been lambasted for stealing technology rather than developing it independently, Xi also committed to implementing measures to protect intellectual property rights. "40 years ago China started to build its bridge to the world by opening its economy and kick-starting reforms that have changed the lives and prospects of hundreds of millions of people here but also beyond China".

by | November 06, 2018 | 06:11

The company had previously set a threshold of $25 for orders to qualify for free shipping, but Amazon will waive that requirement starting Monday, according to the company. Amazon isn't the only merchant slashing shipping fees. During the fourth quarter of 2017, the company spent a record $7.3 billion getting packages to customers.

by | November 06, 2018 | 06:08

Bob Corker (R-TN), who opted to not seek reelection. Florida and Georgia, meanwhile, could make history by electing their states' first black governors - and leading Democrats such as former President Barack Obama made special pitches for Andrew Gillum in Florida and Stacey Abrams in Georgia in the final days.

by | November 05, 2018 | 07:04

The downward slide in petrol and diesel prices continued on Saturday after the rates were cut by 19 and 11 paise a litre respectively in the national capital on softening global oil prices. Hence there is a price cut of Rs 0.19/litre and 0.12/litre in petrol and diesel respectively. However, the Central Government earlier this month announced a reduction of Rs 2.50 per litre on both petrol and diesel prices after curbing excise duty on the commodity by Rs 1.50 per litre.

by | November 05, 2018 | 06:20

Mines Minister Winston Chitando said the well would be sunk in 2020 at a cost of $20 million and said the Muzarabani project was the largest undrilled onshore resource in Africa. The cautionary statement spoke on the need for further exploration to determine quantity of the resource. We are extremely pleased to have the support of government as we progress our work program towards the drilling of the first exploration well in the Cabora Bassa Basin.

by | November 05, 2018 | 05:13

The federal government appointed a special mediator to assist the corporation and the union to negotiate a new deal. Postal workers in St. John's have walked off the job, joining the series of rotating strikes happening across the country.

by | November 05, 2018 | 06:17

He said trade would be a topic when he gets together with Xi over dinner. "They all want to do it". 1 summit of industrial and emerging market nations. President Trump's comments came a day after a phone call with President Xi that he described as "very good". Trump has threatened to impose tariffs on another $267 billion in Chinese imports — a move that would cover virtually everything China ships to the United States.

by | November 05, 2018 | 02:43

Stock and bond prices moved lower after the Bureau of Labor Statistics issued a strong-than-expected employment report for October , which bolsters the case for the Federal Reserve to push ahead with interest-rate increases this year and next.

by | November 05, 2018 | 01:57

News reports cite Baltimore fire officials as saying one man was found under debris Friday night and later pronounced dead, while a second man's body was recovered under rubble early Saturday. "A squall line moved through the Baltimore area late Friday with locally heavy rainfall and gusty winds", said weather.com meteorologist Linda Lam.

by | November 04, 2018 | 22:31

Before hitting the sack tonight, don't forget that 2 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 4, is when we officially "fall back" and gain an hour of sleep. Daylight saving time returns at 2 a.m. Congress has not taken any action yet. The state passed the Sunshine Protection Act in March to keep daylight saving time year round, but it could be a while before Floridians see any changes from it.

by | November 04, 2018 | 21:36

They added, "on November 5, 2018, all United States sanctions that were lifted under the disastrous Iran nuclear deal will be fully reimposed ". Iran is the third-largest oil producer in OPEC, and the country's First Vice-President Eshaq Jahangiri revealed in late October that Tehran had been exporting 2.5 million barrels per day over the past few months.

by | November 04, 2018 | 20:49

Analysts were looking for $92.7 billion, according to data compiled by Bloomberg . Apple's decision to hide the sales of iPhone, iPad and Mac in terms of unit, also hints about the rainy days Apple could be witnessing in the quarters to come - sales of iPhone going negative .

by | November 04, 2018 | 21:31

The US and China's tit-for-tat tariffs on each other's goods have rumbled on for months as Trump pledges to help create more US manufacturing jobs. In Beijing Trump's move was seen as an insult to Xi , who sent a personal emissary to Washington for the negotiations, and cemented a view that Trump's real goal is to thwart China's rise.

by | November 04, 2018 | 19:30

All companies with a turnover of more than Rs 500 crore would have to now come on Trade Receivables e-Discounting System (TReDS) platform so that there is no cash flow problem for MSMEs . Reform of processes will help MSMEs, PM Modi said. MSMEs can use single consent for air and water clearance for factories. He added that an ordinance has been promulgated to simplify levy of penalties for minor offences under the Companies Act.

by | November 04, 2018 | 20:42

Via his Twitter profile, D Shawn Kennedy from Madison Wisconsin posted a video on October 31 of his Tesla parked outside the office. In an interview with Recode , interviewer Kara Swisher reminded him that she called him at the time and said: 'You're not Jesus, it's not going to work'.

by | November 04, 2018 | 20:43

On average, research analysts predict that Encana Corp will post 0.7 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. ECA's profit will be $124.27 million for 16.44 P/E if the $0.13 EPS becomes a reality. The company's stock volume rose to 7.97 million, better than 11.69 million that represents its 50-day average. Raymond James Downgraded Encana ( NYSE : ECA)'s Stock Rating to Outperform.

by | November 03, 2018 | 16:22

Trump has asked key Cabinet secretaries to have their staff begin drafting potential terms of a deal to stop the escalating trade dispute with Beijing , four people familiar with the matter said. Beijing has hit back with its own duties on USA imports. "There's no massive movement to deal with China", Kudlow, the director of the National Economic Council, told CNBC .

by | November 03, 2018 | 15:42

The airline said the co-pilot was arrested Sunday at Heathrow Airport for violating British aviation law. Tests found the 42-year-old first officer had 189 milligrams of alcohol per 100 millilitres of blood in his system, nearly 10 times the 20 milligrams limit for a pilot.

by | November 03, 2018 | 15:36

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