Tuesday March 19-th, 2019

New Jersey And Delaware To Raise Minimum Wages On Tuesday

And others say minimum wages are important, but city and states, rather than the federal government, should set them because the cost of living varies widely across the country. According to Floridajobs.org, the minimum wage rate is recalculated year...

Kentucky police ‘in tears’ after donut truck catches fire

Not long after the fire, the Lexington Police Department posted on social media several pictures of officers showing their dismay at the loss. Across the nation, from Colorado to Chicago, officers were quick to respond with messages of support.

Here's How To Properly Dispose Of That Christmas Tree Here's How To Properly Dispose Of That Christmas Tree

In the past, crews drove around the city looking for trees left at the curbside. 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.

Mega Millions Jackpot Raised to $425M for New Years Day Mega Millions Jackpot Raised to $425M for New Years Day

Friday's winning numbers for the Mega Millions jackpot were 9, 10, 25, 37 and 38, and the MegaBall is 21. This past year also saw numerous other largest jackpots in Mega Millions history. Since North Carolina joined the game in 2010, two North Caro...

China says USA ties stand at 'new starting point' China says USA ties stand at 'new starting point'

The two have negotiated a truce in an expensive and ongoing trade war . Monday's early gains came as reports surfaced that the Trump administration and China were making progress on trade talks. In the same year, late paramount leader Deng Xia...

CTA offers free New Year’s Eve rides on buses, trains CTA offers free New Year’s Eve rides on buses, trains

In Maricopa County, Arizona , existing Lyft customers can use the code JOY18 for 20 percent off two rides while Louisiana riders will get $5 off their fares with the promo code RIDESMARTLA . The code is valid through January 1, 2018. The ride...

United Kingdom seeks military bases in Caribbean and Asia, Telegraph says United Kingdom seeks military bases in Caribbean and Asia, Telegraph says

With employment at a record high and debt falling, the PM said the UK's economic foundations were strong but she acknowledged more needed to be done to ensure "everyone in every community can feel the benefit". The UK voted to leave the European Unio...

Tesla has over 3,000 Model 3s left in US inventory - Electrek Tesla has over 3,000 Model 3s left in US inventory - Electrek

The expiring tax credit will make the Model 3 at least $3,750 more expensive. In August, he had written more than 22 million Twitter followers, he's thinking of, to take the company from the stock exchange and to offer 420 dollars per share; the ...

Trump says ‘big progress’ being made on possible deal with China Trump says ‘big progress’ being made on possible deal with China

China's pace of reforms will not "stagnate" and its door will open wider and wider, President Xi Jinping said on Monday in his New Year message, as he also warned of challenges ahead. Stocks are higher in midday trading on Wall Street on the last ...

US cannabis company plans takeover bid of Aphria US cannabis company plans takeover bid of Aphria

Aphria Inc is headquartered in Leamington, Canada . Referred to as "market cap", it is determined by doubling a company's shares outstanding by the current market price of one share. An independent chairman will advance the company's "governance be...

Minimum Wages Rising In 20 States And Several Cities Minimum Wages Rising In 20 States And Several Cities

Workers who receive tips will get a wage increase from $4.15 an hour to $4.30. The new year means an increase to Missouri's minimum wage, but not all business owners are on board. Workers in Birmingham, Alabama's largest city, have been fighting th...

Sears at Crossroads slated to close in early 2019 Sears at Crossroads slated to close in early 2019

It was revealed Friday, December 28, that the nation-wide retailer's location at Charlottesville Fashion Square would be closing [PDF]. Eddie Lampert , the Sears chairman and its largest creditor, met a deadline imposed by the company for pote...

Fuel prices down 30 paise, petrol at new 2018 low Fuel prices down 30 paise, petrol at new 2018 low

When the first list was announced in June 2016 the premium petrol was QR1.20 per litre, super QR1.30 per litre and diesel QR1.40 per litre. ALSO READ : Solar industry demands uniform GST rate of 5% . On Sunday it was priced at Rs 69.04 in Delhi,...

Jordan on the flag incident: We respect the peace agreement with Israel Jordan on the flag incident: We respect the peace agreement with Israel

Jordan has held official diplomatic ties since 1994 when the two signed a peace treaty to normalise relations. The minister found herself as the target of anger by Israel's Foreign Ministry after she was shown stepping on the flag on her way into t...

Free rides among New Year's Eve services from GO Transit, UP Express Free rides among New Year's Eve services from GO Transit, UP Express

A reminder that on January 1, bus and rail service will be operating on a Sunday schedule. The law office of Brian White and Associates has partnered with Uber to help Houstonians take a pledge and get home safe during the New Year's Eve celebrat...

Porsche Taycan, 4S, and Turbo pricing becomes clearer Porsche Taycan, 4S, and Turbo pricing becomes clearer

At $130,000, it will cost around $40,000 more than the other two models: the base Taycan will apparently be priced in the low $90,000s, while the 4s will have a price tag in the upper $90,000s. To sign up to buy a Taycan you can place a deposit of ...

Oil prices remain steady ahead of New Year Oil prices remain steady ahead of New Year

West Texas Intermediate crude for February delivery dropped $1.61 to settle at $44.61 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange. Oil prices steadied today after a week of volatile trading, shedding early gains on profit-taking ahead of the New...

Beware, Netflix users, you might be the next target! Beware, Netflix users, you might be the next target!

So, you've received the email. The Federal Trade Commission ( FTC ), a U.S. government agency that deals with consumer protection, issued a warning urging Netflix users not to "take the bait". However, users should keep in mind that the phone num...

Mega Millions jackpot grows - with next drawing on New Year’s Day Mega Millions jackpot grows - with next drawing on New Year’s Day

The jackpot was $348 million with a cash option of $210.2 million. The latest Mega Millions drawing features a huge jackpot that's soared to well over a third of a billion dollars. A ticket costs $2 - and a victor beats the odds of 1 in 302 million...

China Accuses UK Of Pride And Prejudice Over Huawei Concerns China Accuses UK Of Pride And Prejudice Over Huawei Concerns

Reuters reported on Thursday, citing sources, that the White House is mulling an executive order as early as January that would bar us companies from using telecommunications equipment made by Huawei and ZTE Corp., in the latest hit to China's...

Jet bridge incident at Baltimore airport leaves 6 injured Jet bridge incident at Baltimore airport leaves 6 injured

The Anne Arundel County Fire Department also tweeted that they were assisting the airport's fire and rescue team with the incident. BWI officials confirmed six people have been taken to local hospitals with non-life-threatening injuries.

Computer virus prevents delivery of South Florida Sun Sentinel Computer virus prevents delivery of South Florida Sun Sentinel

Tribune Publishing sold The Times and the San Diego Union-Tribune to Los Angeles biotech billionaire Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong in June, but the companies continue to share various systems, including software. "There is no evidence that customer credit ...

Durex recalls some condoms in Canada over 'burst pressure' concerns Durex recalls some condoms in Canada over 'burst pressure' concerns

The company said there are no safety concerns associated with using the recalled condoms. " The safety of our consumers always comes first, and this is reflected in our rigorous quality standards ". So if you have this Durex product, what should yo...

Search for missing British cruise ship entertainer suspended Search for missing British cruise ship entertainer suspended

In a Statement from Royal Caribbean said, according to "The Sun": "We are thoughts in this hard time with our and Prayers are with his family". The last CCTV footage available of Mr Hough showed him heading on to the ship's deck at around 4am, acco...

OR hotel fires 2 men who 'mistreated' black man OR hotel fires 2 men who 'mistreated' black man

Washington state resident Jermaine Massey was in the lobby of the Portland DoubleTree when a security guard informed him that police were on their way to escort him off the property. The officer then escorted Massey back to his room to collect his ...

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