Flights into New York's Laguardia halted amid shutdown staff shortage

O'Hare was second only to LaGuardia in flight delays Friday morning, according to the flight-tracking website FlightAware. About 420,000 government employees, including air traffic controllers and TSA agents, have been working without pay; an... Más..

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American Airlines kicks family off Miami flight for body odor
Por | Sábado, Enero 26, 2019

American Airlines kicks family off Miami flight for body odor

Yossi Adler, his wife and their 19-month-old were trying to catch a flight back home Wednesday after taking a vacation in Florida when they were turfed from the flight. "I have eight children at home and ther...Más..

United States oil up 1% on Venezuela turmoil, but hefty stock build weighs
Por | Sábado, Enero 26, 2019

United States oil up 1% on Venezuela turmoil, but hefty stock build weighs

Brent has shed about 2.9% since the start of trade on Monday and is on track to post its first week of losses in four weeks. Amid violent street protests, Venezuela's opposition leader Juan Guaido declared hi...Más..

British billionaire Dyson moves vacuum giant to Singapore
Por | Viernes, Enero 25, 2019

British billionaire Dyson moves vacuum giant to Singapore

Singapore doesn't have a single car-manufacturing plant and is one of the costliest places in the world to buy an automobile, but is home to the planet's second-largest container port and a manufacturing hub fo...Más..

Tesla gets approval to start delivering Model 3 in Europe
Por | Viernes, Enero 25, 2019

Tesla gets approval to start delivering Model 3 in Europe

Tesla has announced to cut workforce by 7 per cent. As for other features in the pipeline, Elon Musk recently took to Twitter and revealed that a new feature will likely allow users to record 360 degree vid...Más..

Boeing’s flying auto passed a big test this week
Por | Viernes, Enero 25, 2019

Boeing’s flying auto passed a big test this week

A test dummy was strapped inside the cockpit for the ride. "In one year, we have progressed from a conceptual design to a flying prototype", said Greg Hyslop, Boeing's CTO, in a statement . It's also worki...Más..

Huawei's Next Phone Will Have 5G - And Might Be Foldable
Por | Viernes, Enero 25, 2019

Huawei's Next Phone Will Have 5G - And Might Be Foldable

The world's biggest producer of telecommunication equipment also unveiled at the press conference its latest move on 5G by launching its first core chip named TIANGANG designed explicitly for the 5G base st...Más..

UK MPs put forward rival Brexit plans
Por | Miércoles, Enero 23, 2019

UK MPs put forward rival Brexit plans

Following reports that the UK Government would seek to reopen the 1998 Belfast Agreement that cemented the Northern Irish peace process, Mrs May told MPs: "I have never even considered doing so - and neither wo...Más..

Por | Miércoles, Enero 23, 2019

Brexit backer Dyson moves head office from United Kingdom to Singapore

But despite the firm's stated reasons for the move, Remainers have accused Sir James of hypocrisy for "ditching Britain" after touting the economic benefits of Brexit . Singapore expertise in advanced manufact...Más..

Bajó y cerró a $ 38,52 — Dólar hoy
Por | Miércoles, Enero 23, 2019

Bajó y cerró a $ 38,52 — Dólar hoy

El dólar al público se vende a $38,60 en las sucursales del Banco Nación . Así, avanzó 13 centavos respecto al cierre del viernes. Las compras, que generaron una emisión de 1.879,5 millones de pesos, no logr...Más..

China demands US withdraw request for Canada to extradite Huawei executive
Por | Miércoles, Enero 23, 2019

China demands US withdraw request for Canada to extradite Huawei executive

The arrest soured relations between Canada and China, with China subsequently detaining two Canadian citizens and sentencing a third to death. While granting a USA extradition request would take some direct...Más..

Google fined $57M after France finds violations of new European Union privacy law
Por | Martes, Enero 22, 2019

Google fined $57M after France finds violations of new European Union privacy law

Around 10,000 people signed the initial petition to initiate an investigation, which was filed by France's Quadrature du Net group and None Of Your Business, an NGO which advocates for consumer privacy. Howev...Más..

China's Growth Slumps to Lowest Since 1990
Por | Martes, Enero 22, 2019

China's Growth Slumps to Lowest Since 1990

Communist leaders want to steer China toward slower, more self-sustaining growth driven by consumer spending instead of trade and investment. "Everyone is widely concerned about the direction of the global si...Más..

Oil edges down as slowing China economy undermines markets
Por | Martes, Enero 22, 2019

Oil edges down as slowing China economy undermines markets

The International Energy Agency maintained its outlook for an acceleration in global demand growth this year as lower prices offset the economic slowdown. The US could soon overtake Saudi Arabia in the prod...Más..

Federal workers caught in the middle apply for unemployment
Por | Lunes, Enero 21, 2019

Federal workers caught in the middle apply for unemployment

The number of furloughed federal employees seeking unemployment benefits jumped in the first two weeks of the partial government shutdown and topped 10,000 during the week of January 5. "They may well get p...Más..

Stocks Rally on Trade Talks Progress
Por | Lunes, Enero 21, 2019

Stocks Rally on Trade Talks Progress

Emerging market stocks touched a fresh 1-1/2-month high on Friday as hopes of a resolution to the U.S-China trade dispute lifted investor sentiment, while developing currencies were subdued as the US dollar clu...Más..

Union Europea arrebata la marca 'Bic Mac' a McDonalds
Por | Domingo, Enero 20, 2019

Union Europea arrebata la marca 'Bic Mac' a McDonalds

En ese momento les dieron la razón. Así, Supermac's , que podrá utilizar el nombre Big Mac en cualquier producto que venda, quiere ahora expandirse en Reino Unido y Europa . El fundador de Supermac´s ,...Más..

Twenty die as Mexico oil pipeline explodes
Por | Domingo, Enero 20, 2019

Twenty die as Mexico oil pipeline explodes

Fayad said at least 76 others were injured in the blast. Separate television footage showed the pipeline gushing a fountain of fuel earlier in the day and dozens of people at the site trying to fill buckets a...Más..

Are Goldman Sachs Earnings Signaling a Recovery?
Por | Sábado, Enero 19, 2019

Are Goldman Sachs Earnings Signaling a Recovery?

Leissner, a former partner for Goldman Sachs in Asia, pleaded guilty to conspiracy to launder money and violate the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act. The stock now has an average rating of "Hold" and an average ...Más..

Oil climbs 1pc on OPEC output cut, but USA production robust
Por | Sábado, Enero 19, 2019

Oil climbs 1pc on OPEC output cut, but USA production robust

EST (1606) GMT. The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries on Friday issued a list of oil production cuts by its members and other major producers for six months starting on January 1 to boost conf...Más..

Facebook to invest $300m over three years to support local journalism
Por | Sábado, Enero 19, 2019

Facebook to invest $300m over three years to support local journalism

In a blog post , Campbell Brown, Vice President, Global News Partnerships, said that Facebook wants to support local journalists and newsrooms with their news gathering needs in the immediate future and help...Más..

Microsoft pledges $500 million to tackle Seattle's housing crisis
Por | Sábado, Enero 19, 2019

Microsoft pledges $500 million to tackle Seattle's housing crisis

Microsoft announced Wednesday it would loan up to $500 million to address homelessness and help build affordable housing in the Seattle area , which has been plagued by skyrocketing real estate prices as ...Más..

Tesla Cuts Workforce Again, This Time by 7%
Por | Sábado, Enero 19, 2019

Tesla Cuts Workforce Again, This Time by 7%

He highlighted the company's 4 percent third-quarter profit and said it expects a smaller one for the fourth quarter, pointing to the higher-priced Model 3 variants in the U.S. While many followers took the o...Más..

Man banned from Royal Caribbean after jumping off cruise ship
Por | Sábado, Enero 19, 2019

Man banned from Royal Caribbean after jumping off cruise ship

Nick Naydev says he "did not think this through" when he jumped over the railing of a cruise ship in Nassau, Bahamas.... Nothing was going through my mind and two seconds later, I just jumped. As you'd expec...Más..

Taiwan holds live fire military exercises in response to China threat
Por | Viernes, Enero 18, 2019

Taiwan holds live fire military exercises in response to China threat

In addition to the DIA report, the Air Force on Wednesday released its own unclassified study on the militarization of space - which also discussed China's advanced capabilities, as well as Russia's. The re...Más..