Sunday November 18-th, 2018

FBI seeks motive after ‘suicidal’ airline worker stole & crashed plane FBI seeks motive after ‘suicidal’ airline worker stole & crashed plane

Video showed flames amidst trees on the island, which is sparsely populated and only accessible by ferry. Authorities say Russell used a tow vehicle in the airport's Cargo 1 area to turn around a Q400 prop plane 180 degrees and prepare it for tak...

IKEA store sees more than 40,000 visitors on day one IKEA store sees more than 40,000 visitors on day one

The store's opening saw a stampede-like situation. Without revealing numbers on the sales so far, IKEA marketing manager, India and Asia Ulf Smeberg said, "In the last two days we have seen more than double the expected number of footfall with abou...

Stolen Alaska Airlines plane crashes after unauthorized takeoff from Seattle-Tacoma airport Stolen Alaska Airlines plane crashes after unauthorized takeoff from Seattle-Tacoma airport

In his final moments captured by partial recordings of his conversations with air traffic controllers that were published online by Broadcastify.com, Russell spoke calmly and said he was sorry to disappoint people who cared about him and described ...

How major U.S. stock indexes fared Friday How major U.S. stock indexes fared Friday

Investors fled to safe-haven assets, with the dollar rising to a 13-month high and US bond yields slipping to a three-week low. US market indexes saw a decline in Treasury yields Friday as concerns over Turkey's currency caused increased buying of ...

Airplane stolen from SeaTac, crashed on Puget Sound Island Airplane stolen from SeaTac, crashed on Puget Sound Island

The Horizon airplane was followed by two F15 jets which attempted to escort the stolen aircraft back to Sea-Tac. One user tweeted , "Some dude stole a plane from #Seatac (Allegedly), did a loop-the-loop, nearly crashed into #ChambersBay, then cross...

New Look Foxtel Set To Dent Revenue & Subscription Declines New Look Foxtel Set To Dent Revenue & Subscription Declines

News Corp has reported an earnings jump for the year driven by real estate services while the news and information group showed weak growth despite digital subscriptions growing by almost a third. The swathe of red ink came despite healthy digital su...

Elon Musk Got 1.4 Million Dollars Richer Because Of A Tweet Elon Musk Got 1.4 Million Dollars Richer Because Of A Tweet

One lawsuit, filed by Tesla investor Kalman Isaacs, said Musk's tweets amounted to a " nuclear attack " on short-sellers, created to " completely decimate " them for not believing in Tesla's stock to date. The company is based in nearby Palo Alto, ...

Elon Musk recently announced he is considering taking Tesla private Elon Musk recently announced he is considering taking Tesla private

Surprisingly, Elon Musk twitted in the morning with smile emoji's and exclamation that he has considered taking tesla into private firm and that he has already secured all the companies shares which on his twitter message confirmed that all share...

Pantera Capital's Morehead Says Bitcoin Investors Have Overreacted to ETF News Pantera Capital's Morehead Says Bitcoin Investors Have Overreacted to ETF News

Bitcoin users in Tokyo gathered for a meeting set to be dominated by the shuttering of the MtGox exchange amid claims of a multi-million dollar theft. The presentation points out that there have been major changes since the SEC chose to reject t...

Erdogan warns Turkeys partnership with USA in jeopardy Erdogan warns Turkeys partnership with USA in jeopardy

The ripple effects of Turkey's spiraling currency crisis was felt globally as the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 fell 0.8% and 0.5%, respectively, following Trump's tweet . "If you have dollars, euros or gold under your pillow,...

Jury awards $289M to man who claims Roundup weed killer caused cancer Jury awards $289M to man who claims Roundup weed killer caused cancer

Johnson, who appeared to be fighting back sobs while the verdict was read, wept openly, as did some jurors, when he met with the panel afterward. The lawsuit is the first to accuse the product of causing cancer but is a may foreshadow possible outc...

Possible Plane Hijacking at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport Possible Plane Hijacking at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport

PCSO confirmed in a tweet that the person is a "suicidal male" and is a 19-year-old Pierce County resident. "The central government in Kabul said the situation in Ghazni was under their control, but we managed to contact officials in Ghazni who sai...

Donald Trump Authorizes More Steel and Aluminum Tariffs on Turkey Donald Trump Authorizes More Steel and Aluminum Tariffs on Turkey

Trump said on Twitter . "Our relations with Turkey are not good at this time!" he added. The lira has always been falling on worries about Mr Erdogan's influence over monetary policy and worsening relations with the United States. The currency...

Trump doubles metal tariffs on Turkey as lira falls by 20% Trump doubles metal tariffs on Turkey as lira falls by 20%

President Donald Trump said in a tweet Friday that he would hit Turkey with additional tariffs , as their national currency continues to drop. Turkey vowed retaliation "without delay" and warned the move would further harm relations between ...

Trump doubles tariffs on Turkey, stoking jitters

The President threatened to levy harsh tariffs on Turkey last month, demanding the release of an American pastor now held by Erdogan's government. Earlier this week US and Turkish officials met in Washington to discuss issues that have pitted the t...

Tom Lee: Bitcoin Is The Best House in a Tough Market Tom Lee: Bitcoin Is The Best House in a Tough Market

The price per one EOS was Dollars 6.17. The top five bitcoin cash trading platforms on August 8 include Coinex, Huobi, Okex, Binance , and Hitbtc. Its price is -3.29% down in last 24 hours. BCH is seeing a daily loss of around 14.2 percent and...

Trump doubles steel and aluminum tariffs on Turkey to 20 and 50% Trump doubles steel and aluminum tariffs on Turkey to 20 and 50%

Turkey also wants the United States to extradite Fethullah Gulen, a Pennsylvania-based Muslim cleric who Turkish authorities say masterminded the coup attempt against Erdogan in which 250 people were killed. Inflation stands at almost 16% but Turkey...

Ryanair passengers complain of being stranded across Europe during 24-hour strikes Ryanair passengers complain of being stranded across Europe during 24-hour strikes

Hundreds of European flights have been cancelled, affecting about 55,000 passengers, 42,000 of them in Germany. About 300 Ryanair flights were cancelled in July when cabin crews in Belgium, Portugal and Spain went on strike for 48 hours. Passengers...

Recep Tayyip Erdogan tells Turkey to 'trust in God' as lira falls Recep Tayyip Erdogan tells Turkey to 'trust in God' as lira falls

However, a defiant Erdogan brushed aside concerns, telling a roaring crowd of Turks in the Black Sea city of Rize not to worry. Ankara has accused the US of moving far too slowly to process the extraction of Gulen to face justice in Turkey for the ...

United States to impose sanctions on Russian Federation over nerve attack in UK United States to impose sanctions on Russian Federation over nerve attack in UK

The State Department announced the penalties on Wednesday - a response to the poisoning last March of former Russian agent Sergei Skripal, 66, and his daughter Yulia, 33, in the British town of Salisbury. The White House did not immediately send ou...

Amnesty International calls for united front against Saudi Arabia Amnesty International calls for united front against Saudi Arabia

Riyadh on Sunday recalled its ambassador from Canada and gave the Canadian ambassador 24 hours to leave. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Wednesday said he would keep pressing Saudi Arabia on civil liberties amid a major diplomatic dis...

New York City puts the brakes on Uber, Lyft New York City puts the brakes on Uber, Lyft

The Council also voted to set a minimum driver wage equivalent to the yellow cab wage for app-based drivers. They say the growth of ride-hailing apps has also worsened traffic congestion. In a statement Uber spokesperson Danielle Filson said the co...

Trump administration announces $22b in fresh tariffs on China Trump administration announces $22b in fresh tariffs on China

This latest round makes good on the president's promise in June to impose a 25% tariff on $50 billion in Chinese goods. An earlier round of tariffs that went into effect on July 6 applied to $34 billion in imports. China's exports to the United S...

China places tariffs on another $16B worth of U.S. goods China places tariffs on another $16B worth of U.S. goods

The latest charge comes after the USA said it would implement another round of tariffs on $16 billion worth of Chinese goods. Last month, the United States imposed duties of 25 percent on Chinese imports worth $34bn. Trade tensions between the US...

Tesla take-private skepticism grows after Elon Musk's funding claim Tesla take-private skepticism grows after Elon Musk's funding claim

Some Wall Street analysts were skeptical of Musk's ability to gather the huge financial backing to complete such a deal, given that Tesla loses money, has $10.9 billion of debt and its bonds are rated junk by credit ratings agencies. "I do not beli...

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