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by | January 02, 2019 | 06:22

The photos show the officer pretending to cry, devastated at the loss of their beloved Krispy Kreme treats. They are understandably upset and shared their reactions via Twitter. Stay strong guys; tough times don't last, tough cops do. "This literally hurts my soul". They were asking for thoughts and prayers after the incident.

by | January 02, 2019 | 06:30

These times could vary depending on your local store, so you are advised to check when your shop will be open on the Morrisons store finder . For those who want specific store hours for Walmart , be sure to check with your local Walmart for opening and closing times on New Year's Day .

by | January 02, 2019 | 04:17

Eighteen other states will also see their minimum wage rise on January 1 as a result of previously approved legislation or inflation adjustments to their states' minimum wages. Elsewhere, it's a result of policies aimed at helping lower-income workers. In Illinois, a new law requires that total to match the local minimum wage instead of the federal one.

by | January 02, 2019 | 04:08

Lexington police shared images of saddened police officers standing in front of the scorched vehicle on their social media accounts. Police forces and sympathisers around the USA were quick to offer condolences to their fellow officers in Lexington.

by | January 02, 2019 | 00:47

Other oil-market news Gasoline futures were little changed at US$1.3237 a gallon in NY trading. Crude oil prices look likely to trade below $70 per barrel in 2019 as surplus production, much of it from the United States, and slowing economic growth undermine OPEC-led efforts to shore up the market, a Reuters poll showed on Monday.

by | January 01, 2019 | 08:53

Amid a strong backlash from the business sector, the government made a decision to include hours of paid rest in working hours when calculating the minimum wage. With inflation low, these are mostly minimal increases. The state of NY put out a compliance hotline for employees to report any employee who is not following the change in law.

by | January 01, 2019 | 09:28

Prices surged on Wednesday, tracking a spike on Wall Street after President Donald Trump's administration attempted to shore up investor confidence. Brent and WTI have lost more than a third of their value since the beginning of October and are heading for declines of more than 20 per cent in 2018.

by | January 01, 2019 | 09:03

From 10 p.m. Monday until 4 a.m. on New Year's Day, people can keep their fare cards in their wallets as they board buses and trains. Commuters may also access discounted rides by using the code "RideSafeNYE2018" within the Lyft app. Many AAA clubs offer safe ride services for members and non-members. Even Minneapolis is also offering free train rides on the Metro Transit from 6 p.m.

by | January 01, 2019 | 04:19

Kmart chairman Edward Lampert listens during a news conference to announce the merger of Kmart and Sears in New York, Nov. 17, 2004. According to people familiar with the matter, ESL is the only party offering to buy Sears as a whole. FILE - In an undated file photo, a librarian at the Chicago Public Library studies early Sears Roebuck catalogs in the library's collection in Chicago.

by | January 01, 2019 | 02:05

Last chance to take advantage of our best offer of the year! That winner's identity is still a mystery , and whoever got the winning ticket has until April to claim the prize. Mega Millions is available to people in 44 states , as well as the District of Columbia and the U.S. Virgin Islands. One lucky person could turn into a millionaire on New Year's Day.

by | December 31, 2018 | 08:56

The town's Parks and Recreation Department will be accepting cut trees to be placed into its specialty dumpster located in the south parking lot of Mountain Valley Park off of East Nace Lane. For more information on Christmas tree disposal visit the fire marshal's website . Residents just need to leave their tree outside near their recycling bin on their normal trash pick-up day, and Recology will take away the tree with a separate truck.

by | December 31, 2018 | 03:28

CT on January 1, 2019, to ensure everyone has a safe ride home. The London Transit Commission (LTC) has once again partnered up with Corus Radio London to offer complimentary service on New Year's Eve. The annual promotion is aimed at encouraging New Year's revelers to make responsible plans and take public transit to and from festivities to avoid drinking and driving.

by | December 31, 2018 | 01:44

Israel and Jordan have maintained diplomatic relations since the signing of a peace deal in 1994, though many Jordanians continue to object to formal relations between the formerly warring neighbors. Jordanian Prime Minister Omar al-Razzaz was reported to have entered the building through a side door. Despite Jordan being one of the few Arab countries to have a diplomatic relations with Israel, it has caused ire after one of its highest-profile officials is believed to have defiled the ...

by | December 31, 2018 | 00:34

There was a time when you could tell what a auto was from its badge, but that's all been lost, and although Porsche has been using " Turbo " for an age, all its 911 engines are now " Turbo ", so it's become just the name of the top of the range model.

by | December 30, 2018 | 10:38

The jet bridge, which is the hallway structure leading to the plane that passengers use to board the aircraft, was being used for a Southwest Arlines flight at the time.

by | December 30, 2018 | 10:01

The two clashed over how to free the boys in an exchange that led to Tesla's chief calling Unsworth "paedo guy". 'These facts did not deter Unsworth from berating Musk and the selfless work of the engineering team he had assembled, ' the legal filing continued.

by | December 30, 2018 | 06:35

Representatives for the Los Angeles Times said they had no additional information or comment, while Tribune Publishing representatives didn't immediately respond to a request for comment. The attack led to distribution delays in the Saturday edition of The Times, Tribune, Sun and other newspapers that share a production platform in Los Angeles, the Los Angeles Times reported.

by | December 30, 2018 | 05:39

Brexit risks were factored into the bid and banking partners have already expressed an interest in lending to Vinci . French firm Vinci has penned a deal to buy a controlling stake in Gatwick just days after after drone sightings at the airport caused chaos for thousands of passengers flying before Christmas.

by | December 30, 2018 | 04:31

The affected products are from batches of Durex's Real Free Extra Lubricated 10ct condoms (product code 1000443254) and Real Free 20ct condoms (product code 1000356816) that were manufactured in 2017. So if you have this Durex product, what should you do? . Canadians who purchased the recalled products can get a full refund by returning the boxes to the store where they were purchased or by contacting the company directly.

by | December 30, 2018 | 03:00

That could result in contamination and spoilage. The company has urged customers who have purchased any of the items that have been recalled to return the products for a full refund.

by | December 30, 2018 | 03:49

Any bid to purchase it must be approved by a bankruptcy court. Reaction to the news of Sears' imminent closure online Friday came with decidedly little shock from Wichitans. Liquidation sales at the stores are expected to begin in two weeks, the company said in a statement. However, that could change if Sears decides to push back the deadline.

by | December 30, 2018 | 02:32

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said last week the U.S. team and its counterparts have held discussions over the phone, South China Morning Post reported. China also announced the suspension from January 1 to March 31, 2019, of 25 percent of the taxes applied to 144 products of the U.S. automotive sector and advanced new agreements in the fields of agriculture and energy.

by | December 29, 2018 | 07:21

Massey said the security guard approached him and the police booted him from the hotel because he is black. In other videos , Massey, 34, acknowledges that he has become part of the continuing documentation, through cellphone videos and social media, of black people being confronted by white authority figures or bystanders while going about their everyday lives.

by | December 29, 2018 | 06:51

The 74-year-old billionaire came under attack from Oracle shareholders for excessive pay packages while running the company. The SEC accused Musk of committing securities fraud, saying that the funding had not been secured and that he had duped investors who drove shares of Tesla up by 11 per cent on the day of the tweet.

by | December 29, 2018 | 05:02

The rally is being held to mark the first anniversary of the formation of the Bharatiya Janta Party government in the state. The prime minister will release a booklet on the achievements of the BJP government. "I worked here for several years for the party's organisational work", Modi said at the meeting, termed Jan Abhaar (gratitude to the people) rally. At least 35 students from a local computer centre in Himachal Pradesh's Kangra district were injured on Thursday when a private bus ...

by | December 29, 2018 | 02:53

Liquidation is expected to begin in January. Friday's announcement is on top of the previously planned closures, which included the Sears stores in Bloomington and on Rice Street in St. Spokespersons for both Sears and ESL declined to comment. However, sources told CNBC that as of Thursday afternoon Lampert had not submitted his bid or rounded up financing.

by | December 29, 2018 | 02:43

A spokesperson didn't immediately return a call seeking further comment. Planes were temporarily grounded, while inbound flights were impacted from the outage. The fire was under control as of 9:40 p.m. The MTA has power , "but there are delays on the 7 train", he tweeted . "If I go back to NY and I see that aliens have taken over, they better erase my student debt", wrote a woman on Twitter .

by | December 29, 2018 | 01:10

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency announced in June that Wells Fargo had agreed to pay a $1 billion fine as part of a settlement after the bank allegedly forced an auto loan insurance program onto hundreds of thousands of consumers who did not need it and mischarged consumers for certain mortgage interest rate lock extension products.

by | December 29, 2018 | 01:40

The S&P 500 index fell 39 points, or 1.6 percent, to 2,427. The index rebounded partially from those lows on Wednesday, gaining 0.89 percent on the day. But despite Wednesday's surge, it remained on pace for its biggest monthly percentage drop since February 2009, during the throes of the financial crisis.

by | December 28, 2018 | 10:02

However, the court rejected prosecutors' request for another 10-day extension last Thursday, paving the way for Kelly to be released on bail. Ghosn will remain in Tokyo's main detention center, where he has been confined since his arrest in November, at least until January 1.

by | December 28, 2018 | 09:19

Quick service employees will see their rate rise to $12.75, while Westchester will be hiking wages to $12 an hour. Cuomo announced Wednesday that the minimum wage increase will take effect on December 31, rising to $15 for large employers in New York City and continuing to rise all across the state.

by | December 28, 2018 | 06:05

According to a new report from Reuters , some of those "toys" may be banned in the U.S.as the Trump administration considers - and appears to be likely to implement - a ban on equipment from Huawei and ZTE . "We have to recognise the fact ... that the Chinese government sometimes acts maliciously", said Williamson, a charge that both the company and official Beijing deny, saying they do not co-operate on matters connected to espionage or counter-intelligence.

by | December 28, 2018 | 04:39

The Broader Topix had been found surfing below its lowest level since November 2016, 1,420.82 and during writing this report, it drooled 4.55 percent to 1,420.31. So I think it's a tremendous opportunity to buy. "They're raising interest rates too fast because they think the economy is so good", Trump said. Traders grew jittery also because U.S.

by | December 28, 2018 | 04:40

The exact origin of the name is not entirely clear, but it's believed to refer to the Christmas Boxes that were given to servants, tradesmen, and the poor by employers and the wealthy in the past, on the day after Christmas. Experts said many people chose to stay at home as they had already picked out their bargains during Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales in November.

by | December 28, 2018 | 02:27

In protest, a Zhejiang-based telecom company released a notice titled "An announcement regarding resisting Apple and supporting Huawei " to its employees . The report notes that a Shenzhen machinery producer has threatened to fire employees who do not hand over their Apple products . The executive was apprehended during a layover between flights at the request of the USA government.