by | January 09, 2018 | 04:01

Bread prices more than doubled this week as flour manufacturers raised prices amid dwindling wheat supplies after the government chose to stop importing grain and allowed private companies to do so. Akhbar al-Watan and Al-Midan are mouthpieces of opposition Sudanese Congress Party and the Communist Party, while the other four newspapers are independent journals that often report criticism of the government.

by | January 09, 2018 | 03:19

It was only 17 degrees in New York City today, but that didn't stop many subway riders from showing a lot of skin. "I'm definitely freezing my ass off, but hopefully not any other important parts", shivered 35-year-old Perry Ryan, a bartender from Queens who was wearing a heavy winter jacket and checkered boxers.

by | January 09, 2018 | 03:03

Twitter has explained its stance around the accounts of global political figures. In a post entitled " World Leaders on Twitter ", the site said "Blocking a world leader from Twitter or removing their controversial Tweets, would hide important information people should be able to see and debate".

by | January 09, 2018 | 02:48

DOE submitted the NOPR to FERC last September. "FERC's announcement is a return to reality after months of billionaire coal and nuclear executives pressuring DOE and FERC to illegally setup bailouts for their uneconomic plants". "Before taking action, FERC should solicit input from all market participants and RTOs/ISOs regarding the reasons for any gaps in grid resiliency and identify fuel-neutral policies to improve overall grid reliability and resiliency in the long run".

by | January 08, 2018 | 20:30

High temperatures today will be about 37 degrees with a southwest wind at 11 to 17 miles per hour making it feel like 10 to 20 degrees. Tough to pinpoint exact times of changeover, but the bottom line is that confidence is high that the Monday morning drive into work and school will be slow, if not hard at times.

by | January 08, 2018 | 20:17

The bottle, made from white and yellow gold and containing a diamond-encrusted replica of the Russian Imperial Eagle on its cap, is said to be worth $1.3 million (one million euro). Brian Ingberg, the owner of Café 33 - the bar from which the gold, silver and diamond encrusted bottle was stolen, told he was pretty damn happy that the super expensive bottle had been found.

by | January 08, 2018 | 19:03

Mr Lewis has always been tipped for the role after what many saw as a chaotic party conference in the autumn in Manchester and a disastrous general election in the summer. Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt could be moved to replace Mr Green, who was forced to resign after breaking the ministerial code, but Mrs May is unlikely to appoint anyone else as First Secretary of State.

by | January 08, 2018 | 18:10

Analysts had predicted the Labor Department report would show another month of solid job gains. The unemployment rate of 4.1 percent remained steady for the third consecutive month, and the number of unemployed people was unchanged from November to December at 6.6 million.

by | January 08, 2018 | 17:05

Fans and well-wishers thronged the airport, breaching the security, to greet and take selfies on their mobile phones with the newly elected Congress chief . Rahul, who is a State guest, is expected to meet King Hamas bin Isa Al-Khalifa. Rahul will be speaking to Indian diaspora living in Bahrain and is expected to come back to India in the evening of January 8.

by | January 08, 2018 | 17:01

Indian equities ended higher on Monday. Meanwhile, the broad based NSE Nifty went up by 64.75 or 0.61% at 10,623.60 with 33 components registering rise. BSE Smallcap index spiked 0.97 per cent to 19,895.77. The Sensex and Nifty carried forward their gains from the last trading session and scaled new highs in trade today on the back of higher Asian markets tracking U.S.

by | January 08, 2018 | 11:47

A policeman and apparent Leeds United fan has been spotted leading the football chants at the Peacocks' FA Cup third round game at Newport County . A Leeds side showing nine changes from their previous game led thanks to Gaetano Berardi's deflected strike in the 10th minute. Newport manager Michael Flynn performed miracles saving his home club when they looked certain to go out of the league and out of business last season and was hungry for some genuine glory now.

by | January 08, 2018 | 09:39

Footage shot from inside the WestJet plane shows passengers screaming and crying as flames erupt on the plane's wing. Canadian broadcasters reported that no injuries were sustained and that all of the passengers are safe. There were no passengers aboard the Sunwing plane at the time of the collision. She said all passengers were then immediately brought inside to the airport.

by | January 08, 2018 | 09:00

India's economic growth is estimated to slow down to 4-year low of 6.5 per cent this fiscal, the lowest under the NDA regime, mainly due to GST impact on manufacturing and subdued farm output. The growth in manufacturing sector too is expected to decelerate to 4.6 percent this fiscal, down from 7.9 percent in 2016-17. If the economy grows at 6.8 per cent in Q3 and 7.2 per cent in Q4 supported by base effects, we are likely to achieve the CSO advance estimates.

by | January 08, 2018 | 06:08

The New York City Fire Department responded, but no cause of the leak has been provided. No injuries were reported. Even before the water main break, the Port Authority issued a statement on Sunday on how the recovery from severe weather had disrupted the airport.

by | January 07, 2018 | 17:15

As Taran Adarsh mentions, the movie earned Rs 5.09 crore on Thursday taking its collection to Rs 291.55 crore in two weeks. A sequel to Ek Tha Tiger , Salman Khan reprises the role of a RAW agent and Katrina Kaif returns as an ISI agent.

by | January 07, 2018 | 16:58

It also increased its holding in Atlas Financial Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:FBIZ) has declined 4.34% since January 6, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 8.99% the S&P500. Investors sentiment increased to 1.44 in 2017 Q3. Its the same as in 2017Q2. It is negative, as 22 investors sold Caesars Entertainment Corporation shares while 29 reduced holdings.

by | January 07, 2018 | 16:41

Beyond a brief intraday spike in May, 2015, these were the highest crude price levels since December, 2014, at the start of the oil price downturn. The agency said US crude oil production increased in 2017 by more than 384,000 barrels per day (BPD), to 9.2 million barrels per day (MMBPD), based on data through September and estimates for the remainder of 2017.

by | January 07, 2018 | 11:04

But he thinks the price could drop by the end of the month: "We could be looking at a statewide average of $2.10 a gallon, which again is about 15 cents a gallon cheaper than we are right now". At $2.49, the national gas price average is the most expensive seen at the start of a new year since 2014, when gas prices were more than $3/gallon.

by | January 07, 2018 | 03:32

The China Southern plane was being towed when the collision happened, the Federal Aviation Administration told CNBC . The Port Authority, which oversees operations at JFK, did not immediately respond to a question for comment on the ongoing delays.

by | January 07, 2018 | 02:32

Spectrum Management Group Inc. purchased a new position in shares of Vanguard REIT ETF in the 3rd quarter worth $168,000. Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 15th were issued a dividend of $0.437 per share. This represents a yield of 2.57%. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, December 14th.

by | January 07, 2018 | 02:14

Here's a look at what's affected, what's being done about it and whether you should worry. But the incident is likely to spur cloud companies to press Intel for lower prices on chips in future talks, said Kim Forrest, senior equity research analyst at Fort Pitt Capital Group in Pittsburgh, which owns shares in Intel.

by | January 07, 2018 | 02:00

The film is being directed by Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck starring Brie Larson as Carol Danvers / Captain Marvel , Samuel L. Jackson as Nick Fury, Jude Law as Walter Lawson / Mar-Vell and Ben Mendelsohn is rumored to play the villain, Skrull commander / leader.

by | January 06, 2018 | 18:15

Unsurprisingly, Pokemon Go topped the app sales charts towards the end of the year. Apple also said it paid out developers $26.5 billion in 2017, up from $20 billion in 2016. Let's call it "trickle-down platform development"-first you give developers powerful tools and an app store that puts their concerns front and center, then they create software that draws consumers to the platform".

by | January 06, 2018 | 16:41

The institutional investor held 431,392 shares of the investment bankers and brokers and service company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $18.87M, up from 243,038 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Gabelli Funds Limited Liability reported 28,400 shares or 0.06% of all its holdings. Royal Bankshares Of Canada has 0.01% invested in Forum Energy Technologies, Inc.

by | January 06, 2018 | 15:29

A picture of the Victorian government's medicinal cannabis crop. Following a recent federal government initiative allowing the exportation of medicinal cannabis from Australia , medicinal cannabis business The Hydroponics Company (ASX:THC) announced it is well positioned with worldwide partners to take advantage of this opportunity.

by | January 06, 2018 | 15:25

Instead he was 81 not out at tea, which the visitors reached on 185/7 - 101 runs behind South Africa's first innings of 286. Having South Africa at 142 for 5 after du Plessis and de Villiers's rescue work would've gladdened India , but they failed to make further inroads rightaway.

by | January 06, 2018 | 11:07

The trend has continued so far and the early days of 2018 have turned out to be good for it. XRP/USD is now trading at 2.90 levels at the time of writing . The rumors were fueled by Reddit Community and Twitter tweeps. Ripple's cryptocurrency has made a comeback after a previous intraday low XRP price, and it's down just 4% this afternoon after a rumor that Western Union is planning to use its own blockchain technology for money transfers.

by | January 06, 2018 | 10:45

Joe Gamache says the man spread human waste in the lavatories and attempted to flush his shirt before Flight 895 was diverted to Anchorage on Thursday evening. Officials grounded the Boeing 777 overnight to perform maintenance and clean up the plane, KTVA reports . "We provided hotel accommodations for our customers and are working to get them to their destinations as quickly as possible".

by | January 06, 2018 | 08:11

Meteorologists are calling for heavy snow and high wind warnings along the entire eastern seaboard and are expecting the storm to undergo "bombogenisis", which is defined as a "quick strengthening of a cyclonic low-pressure into an explosive development" known ominously within the meteorological community as a "weather bomb".According to flight tracking service , airlines on Thursday canceled hundreds of flights in the afflicted areas in anticipation of the storm.

by | January 06, 2018 | 07:41

Intel shares are down about 5% in trading since Tuesday. Krzanich sold off shares to meet the minimum of 250,000 shares required under his employment agreement. Intel CEO Brian Krzanich sold millions of dollars worth of his company's stock prior to the public disclosure of a major security flaw that affects effectively all processors produced in the last two decades.

by | January 06, 2018 | 05:55

No injuries have been reported. WestJet airlines said its Boeing 737-800 carrying 168 passengers and six crew was waiting for a gate when it was hit by a Sunwing plane. According to WestJet, the Sunwing aircraft was pushing back from the gate. See passenger video from inside a plane of the fire. Emergency crews responded immediately, the statement added.

by | January 06, 2018 | 05:30

Police suspected the girls were not willingly traveling with Miles, whom they previously identified as Bates' roommate. A Texas man wanted in a suspicious death and abduction investigation has been caught, and the two young missing girls have been found safe.

by | January 06, 2018 | 04:53

In October, Taco Bell hinted it may be adding fries when responding to a tweet from Blink-182 band member Mark Hoppus. Well, today is a banner day, because fries are finally coming to every Taco Bell in the land, beginning January 25.

by | January 06, 2018 | 04:21

Legal challenges to the decision have surfaced since, with a number of Attorney Generals and Congressmen from various USA states voicing their opposition to the bill, and some plans to file suit against the repeal. FCC Chairman Ajit Pai has dropped his plan to guest at next week's International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Nevada. If this proves accurate, this incident looks to be a rerun of the earlier incident where the FCC chairman postponed the net neutrality vote earlier in ...

by | January 06, 2018 | 03:26

Spotify plans to list its shares on the New York Stock Exchange though an unusual approach known as a direct listing. Global News has reached out to Spotify for further comment. By pursuing a direct listing, Spotify can skirt underwriting fees typically required for an IPO , though the move could hurt its shares because underwriters won't be evaluating or buoying the price.