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by | November 29, 2016 | 05:27

Alessia Cara, seen here at the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards, is up for new artist of the year , running against fellow Canuck Shawn Mendes. The one of the famous singer and Former "One-Direction" band member Niall Horan has won many hearts just like he used to do with his performance in the band.

by | November 28, 2016 | 09:59

The additional cancellations announced by the airline pushed the number of flights grounded since the walkout started to almost 2,800, with more than 350,000 passengers affected. Lufthansa pilots are well paid by industry standards. Some short- and medium-haul flights would also be affected, it said. In all cases, passengers should check information about their flights at Lufthansa's website .

by | November 27, 2016 | 09:07

This is not an argument over whether it would be better to choose an experienced foreign policy hand or to pick a political ally, but rather it is a fight over which unqualified individual with no foreign policy experience to speak of should get the job.

by | November 27, 2016 | 09:07

The former UKIP leader travelled to the United States to campaign alongside Mr Trump in MS ahead of the presidential election - and became the first British politician to meet the billionaire after his victory. The Reuters news agency said it would be "highly unusual" for an incoming foreign administration to so publicly air its pick for a diplomatic post.

by | November 27, 2016 | 08:59

Thousands of Filipinos, including more than a dozen. A protester impersonating former Philippine First Lady Imelda Marcos kisses an effigy of Ferdinand Marcos inside a mock coffin during a protest denouncing his buria. Relatives of victims of his rule asked the Supreme Court Monday to dig up his remains, claiming they had not been given enough time to appeal a ruling allowing his burial in the cemetery.

by | November 27, 2016 | 08:54

Police on Saturday said that Evergreen Islamic Center in California has received a letter filled with hate language. The letter, signed only by "Americans for a Better Way", closes with the statement "Long live President Trump and God bless the US!" CAIR leaders in San Francisco and Los Angeles didn't initially want to bring the letters into the public spotlight to avoid copycats, but they acknowledged the need for police intervention once the diatribe was sent to a number of ...

by | November 26, 2016 | 16:41

Brent futures fell 2 cents to $46.93 a barrel by 12:52pm EST. The oil world is optimistic, which means Brent crude has enjoyed a weekly rise in prices, the first time that has happened in five weeks. In addition to Russia , Novak said that other producers may also join the pact as the Azeri Energy Ministry said on Friday it would also send delegates to the meeting in Vienna.

by | November 25, 2016 | 02:21

Costco will close for Thanksgiving and opens at 9 a.m. Friday in stores and online . Cyber Monday is still the most bankable, naturally, but growth on Black Friday - when physical and digital go head-to-head - has still outpaced the average growth of e-commerce as a whole.

by | November 25, 2016 | 02:15

With Thanksgiving gas prices the second cheapest in almost a decade, make sure to fill up before you heading out and to secure your gas cap tightly once finished. About 1.4 million nationally and 22,200 in Maryland will travel by other modes, including bus, train or watercraft. A busy holiday travel weekend is expected for the Wyoming Valley, as the AAA expects over 50,000 area residents will travel over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend.

by | November 24, 2016 | 11:42

The director of the Bayan Children's Hospital was forced to take shelter in the facility's basement. The Aleppo Media Center released images of children who survived Thursday's airstrikes on eastern Aleppo - a boy with wounds to his abdomen laid out on a stretcher, two toddlers with bloodied faces.

by | November 24, 2016 | 11:41

Dr Singh, resuming the debate in the upper house, said the manner in which the demonetisation had been implemented by the government was nothing short of " organised loot and legalised blunder". The move was aimed at cracking down on the shadow economy but has brought India's cash economy to a virtual standstill. The cooperative banking sector which is serving large number in the rural sector is not operational.

by | November 24, 2016 | 11:40

The Opposition has been furious over Modi's five-day absence from Parliament and have demanded he address both Houses over the government's shock recall of Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes two weeks ago - a move that the Congress and others say has unleashed "financial anarchy".

by | November 24, 2016 | 11:29

The company canceled 876 of the Lufthansa group's planned 3,000 flights on Wednesday, among them 51 long-haul flights, and said that around 100,000 passengers were affected. 23, 2016. Lufthansa group's other airlines - Germanwings, Swiss, Austrian Airlines, Air Dolomiti and Brussels Airlines - are not affected by this week's strike.

by | November 22, 2016 | 18:53

Materials gained 1.3%. Yield-sensitive utilities - an area of weakness lately - enjoyed a reprieve, up 1.1%. Stocks reached all-time highs over the summer and have built on those gains since the election. South Africa's rand led gains among major currencies as the country proposed labor law reforms a few days before a credit-rating review. Symantec rose 4.7 percent.

by | November 22, 2016 | 18:52

The electric-car transition will be funded in part by eliminating more than 2.5 billion euros of costs by scrapping underperforming conventional models, while the annual investment budget will remain stable at about 4.5 billion euros, the company said.

by | November 20, 2016 | 19:26

There have been long queues at Banks and ATMs, as people wait patiently to exchange the money or draw some cash from the ATMs to cater to their monthly and daily needs. However, recalibration of the machines for the new Rs 2,000 notes might take more time. - Banks will have separate queues for senior citizens and differently-abled people, those who want to conduct transactions against accounts held with the bank, and those who wish to exchange notes.

by | November 20, 2016 | 19:23

Protests against the Dakota Access Pipeline are happening across the country as the construction company has sought relief in court. "Today, the Army informed the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe , Energy Transfer Partners , and Dakota Access, LLC, that it has completed the review that it launched on September 9, 2016".

by | November 20, 2016 | 19:27

Crews from Western Carteret Fire and EMS Department were joined this week by crews from the Morehead City Fire and EMS Department who left the city Monday morning. The line has been held since November 8, according to Public Information Officer Carrie Harmon. Highway 9 was closed Wednesday from the intersection at Highway 74-A in Bat Cave north to Shumont Road.

by | November 19, 2016 | 07:01

After using a kiosk, a customer takes a Bluetooth-enabled number placard to a table where an employee brings the food. In additional to table service, McDonald's says Boston diners can look forward to self-order touchscreen kiosks, premium menu options like guacamole, mobile pay options and a more modern décor.

by | November 19, 2016 | 06:58

The firm's 50-day moving average price is $54.41 and its 200 day moving average price is $48.99. The market cap landed at $26.33B. Baker Hughes had a negative net margin of 30.97% and a negative return on equity of 5.07%. And a quick view of analyst notes show that 12 are rating the stock a buy while 10 rate BHI a strong buy. 0 analysts assign "Sell" rating for the stock.

by | November 19, 2016 | 06:57

Ted Cruz was one of the last presidential candidates left standing against Trump. Despite reports that the 2012 GOP nominee could be considered for a Trump cabinet position, some sources have cast doubts about such a nomination given the tension between Romney and the president-elect during the 2016 campaign.

by | November 19, 2016 | 06:52

Romney and Trump traded sharp barbs during the campaign. A spokesman for Donald Trump says the US president-elect is "absolutely" open to selecting former rivals to serve in his cabinet. After all, Trump isn't exactly someone who forgives and forgets. "Donald Trump will make that decision", Sessions said. Trump's outreach to Haley and Romney, seemed to demonstrate a possible willingness to assemble a team of rivals in his government - which would be a surprising pivot for a man who wrote ...

by | November 18, 2016 | 06:56

Navy technologists. Weighing just over half a pound each, the quadcopters carry LED lights that can create more than 4 billion color combinations and can be programmed for any animation. Josh Walden , GM of Intel's New Technology Group said , "Our drones, together with Disney's expertise in animation as well as storytelling, and the music score, together make what we think is going to be a groundbreaking form of entertainment".

by | November 18, 2016 | 06:57

Speculation has grown that Trump's possible spending expansion and tax cuts will bolster the US economic growth and the Federal Reserve will raise rates in December and continue its tightening path next year. It also rose 0.5 per cent against the yen to its highest since June, pushing the dollar index up a further 0.3 per cent to 100.53. It surged 2.8 percent last week, the most since September 2011, and on Monday erased its losses for this year.

by | November 17, 2016 | 09:14

President Obama said he told Trump that governing is different from campaigning and suggested he be careful with his changes. Clinton's supporters say she faced a hard balancing act: She embraced Obama , hoping to avoid alienating his supporters, while simultaneously trying to acknowledge the persistent economic challenges and the uneven economic recovery.