• Wake up, last-minute shoppers! Here's what stores are open late until Christmas
Wake up, last-minute shoppers! Here's what stores are open late until Christmas

Christmas Day at 1600 N. 1000 West in Layton. Humberstone landfill in Welland, Bridge Street Landfill in Fort Erie and Niagara Road 12 landfill in West Lincoln, will be closed on Christmas day , but will reopen on Boxing Day at 8 a.m.

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  • Coinbase suspends trading amid cryptocurrency rout
Coinbase suspends trading amid cryptocurrency rout

Back in August, bitcoin split into two , creating Bitcoin Cash , in what's called a "hard fork". Bitcoin plunged at the end of a rocky week, taking the digital currency below $12,000 and down more than 40 percent from its record high hit Sunday.

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  • Christmas Kettle Campaign issues urgent plea
Christmas Kettle Campaign issues urgent plea

The nonprofit is now facing a $220,000 shortfall in kettle donations as well as fewer volunteers. "For me, it really started in 2005 when I went down to Louisiana during the Hurricane Katrina clean-up effort", she said. "The money will help us find a new vehicle to expand the number of kids involved". Last year, The Salvation Army provided over...

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  • Iced tea company shares surge on shift to blockchain technology
Iced tea company shares surge on shift to blockchain technology

The stock is gapping up 225.82% before market open touching $8.15 on a recent bid. But for now, it remains a tiny beverage company based in Farmingdale that reported total sales of just $1.6 million in its latest quarter and whose stock was down more than 40% this year before it chose to become a blockchain player.

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  • Ryanair pilots in Germany are going on strike just before Christmas
Ryanair pilots in Germany are going on strike just before Christmas

Ryanair on Thursday urged its German pilots not to take part in a four-hour strike called for Friday that would be the first such industrial action taken by the Irish carrier's pilots. As a result, the danger of industrial action by Irish-based pilots had receded. Last week, Ryanair was facing a threat of strikes from multiple groups of its pilot...

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  • Customer charged $350 after leaving negative review of Indiana hotel, lawsuit alleges
Customer charged $350 after leaving negative review of Indiana hotel, lawsuit alleges

The couple described their experience at the hotel as far below the standards they were expecting, with unclean bedding, poor water pressure, air-conditioning that didn't work, and a pervasive sewage smell throughout the room. As for Arthur, she's out to get her money back, and she's hoping this lawsuit sends a harsh message to any hoteliers who th...

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  • Atlanta airport mess: How does this happen?
Atlanta airport mess: How does this happen?

The airport's backup generators can power only one elevator per concourse. "We certainly understand that the outage has caused frustration and anger and we are doing everything that we can to get folks back home right away", Reed said at a Sunday night news conference.

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  • Ryanair to meet Irish pilots' union in bid to halt strike
Ryanair to meet Irish pilots' union in bid to halt strike

The IMPACT union has said that it is not in a position to call off Wednesday's planned strike action by Ryanair pilots until it meets with the company. Impact said it would meet Ryanair management on Tuesday and "looked forward to establishing a positive relationship". The BALPA union said it had accepted Ryanair's offer to represent Bri...

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  • Canadian billionaire, wife found dead at their home
Canadian billionaire, wife found dead at their home

The company - Sherman started it in 1974 after using his mother's life savings to buy out a similar business started by his uncle - manufactures and exports generic drugs to more than 115 countries. Outside of the pharmaceutical business, the Shermans were also known for their philanthropy. The couple were found in their home, which was up for sale...

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  • Bell ringers are needed at the Salvation Army's red kettles
Bell ringers are needed at the Salvation Army's red kettles

The Salvation Army of Tallahassee is encouraging any person, group, or family who can to volunteer their time for one shift at a Red Kettle location in the three service county areas to help collect funds during the last few days of the campaign.

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  • Dutch police shoot man armed with knife at Amsterdam airport
Dutch police shoot man armed with knife at Amsterdam airport

He said "the circumstances are telling us that it has nothing to do with terrorism". "Man at Schiphol shot at by the military police, after he made threats with a knife". Update 5.30pm: Military police said the events are not being treated as a terror incident. A small part is still closed down. "Air traffic is experiencing no further consequen...

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  • Four Injured In 'Attempted Terrorist Attack' At Port Authority Terminal
Four Injured In 'Attempted Terrorist Attack' At Port Authority Terminal

In video from the horrific incident, bystanders can be seen going to their destinations prior to the explosion . Sources say the bomb only partially detonated after malfunctioning. "Let us get back to work". "We can't be scared". The explosion triggered a massive emergency response by police and firefighters both above and below ground, tangli...

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  • Local lawmakers raise money for Salvation Army
Local lawmakers raise money for Salvation Army

In fact, with only nine days left in the holiday campaign, they need $17,000 to reach their goal. Literally hundreds of thousands of Western Pennsylvanians are assisted by The Salvation Army each year during times of crisis. "If they want to dress up or play Christmas music, I encourage that", she said. In the past, the Salvation Army would go ...

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  • Turns out 'recommended' Premium gas doesn't do much
Turns out 'recommended' Premium gas doesn't do much

The fuel economy improvements recorded during AAA testing do not offset the potential extra cost to purchase premium gasoline. " AAA already proved that there is no benefit to using premium gasoline in cars created to run on regular". AAA also looked at horsepower output. "I have a Mustang Cobra that I have to use premium in because I really tel...

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  • France's Unibail-Rodamco to buy Australia's Westfield mall giant
France's Unibail-Rodamco to buy Australia's Westfield mall giant

Westfield owns and operates 35 malls in the U.S. and United Kingdom valued at US$32 billion, according to its Web site. The deal, which would offer Westfield shareholders a combination of cash and shares in Unibail-Rodamco, values Westfield shares at US$7.55 each, or A$10.01, representing a almost 18% premium to Westfield's most recent share ...

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  • Local residents gather in support of net neutrality
Local residents gather in support of net neutrality

They were part of a national protest against Federal Communications Commission (FCC) plans to repeal net neutrality. It continues, "Freedom of speech and freedom of expression are guaranteed by our constitution, and we demand that such freedoms continue online".

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  • 'Jhakaas' Anil Kapoor joins Salman Khan on Race 3 sets
'Jhakaas' Anil Kapoor joins Salman Khan on Race 3 sets

Obviously then, with Anil being a part of both Race 3 with Salman and Fanney Khan with Aishwarya, the clash has been averted. Anil Kapoor took to twitter and wrote, "It's nearly time for curtain call!" Along with Salman Khan and Anil Kapoor, Jacqueline Fernandez, Saqib Saleem and Bobby Deol are also playing important roles in Race 3 .

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  • Apple Fixes iOS 11.2 Homekit Vulnerability
Apple Fixes iOS 11.2 Homekit Vulnerability

However this is only temporary as Apple does plan on fixing the vulnerability permanently in future software updates, but in the meantime hopefully the temporary fix will prevent any unwanted consequences. Although the flaw didn't concern connected smart home products, instead it was to do with the HomeKit framework itself that helps to connect the...

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  • Bryan Singer denies allegations of sexual assault
Bryan Singer denies allegations of sexual assault

The suit alleges that Singer introduced himself to Sanchez-Guzman at the party and offered to give him a tour of Waters' yacht, before luring him into a room and forced him into oral and anal sex. Director Bryan Singer , who has directed X-Men films and was sacked this week from his Queen biopic, has been accused of sexually assaulting a 1...

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  • Sensex Jumps 242 Points to 33191, Nifty at 10243
Sensex Jumps 242 Points to 33191, Nifty at 10243

The barometer 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) of the BSE provisionally closed gaining over 300 points, while the wider Nifty50 of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) closed firmly above the 10,100 level. Prominent gainers included Tata Motors, Bharti Airtel, Adani Ports, ICICI Bank, Axis Bank, Maruti Suzuki, ONGC, HDFC Bank, HDFC Ltd, Bajaj Auto, W...

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  • Priyanka Chopra beats Deepika Padukone to become Asia's sexiest woman
Priyanka Chopra beats Deepika Padukone to become Asia's sexiest woman

With Padukone at third, Alia Bhatt (4) and Pakistani actor Mahira Khan (5) complete the top five. Priyanka is very happy with the news , and has thanked everyone "I can not actually take credit for this at all". On the other hand, curator of the list Asjad Nazir was all praises for the former beauty queen - actress terming her as an incredible a...

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  • IATA Sees Higher Airline Revenue and Profits In 2018
IATA Sees Higher Airline Revenue and Profits In 2018

These are good times for airlines around the world but it's still a tough business, the industry's trade association says. However, IATA said it was not concerned there was a pilot shortage after high-profile cancellations at Ryanair and American Airlines due to rostering issues and after some USA airlines awarded high pay increases to pilots t...

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  • Shohei Ohtani Will Not Sign With Yankees
Shohei Ohtani Will Not Sign With Yankees

The Yankees, once considered a favorite, were told they didn't make the cut. Adding to the unusual circumstances is that the 23-year-old can only be signed to a minor league deal paid out of a given MLB team's global signing-bonus pool money, meaning that the likes of the Yankees and Red Sox couldn't have brought bring their considerable financial ...

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  • Apple will repay billions in owed taxes to Ireland
Apple will repay billions in owed taxes to Ireland

To view the full article, register now. Dublin indicated the the collection was stalled due to negotiations over the escrow account, set to hold the dues while the decision is appealed in court. "The Commission's case against Ireland has never been about how much Apple pays in taxes, it's about which government gets the money", the firm said in a ...

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  • Amazon Australia launched this morning
Amazon Australia launched this morning

U.S. ecommerce giant Amazon launched in Australia overnight with its first party retail and marketplace offer. The new service will be backed by a fulfilment centre in Melbourne. "For Amazon's Marketplace to be successful in Australia , Amazon will need a good product range, including local specialty suppliers". Amazon Fresh - the supe...

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  • The Winklevoss Twins Have Mark Zuckerberg in Their Sights
The Winklevoss Twins Have Mark Zuckerberg in Their Sights

This year will be the most unbelievable year for Bitcoin , the digital coin that employs impressive coding techniques to verify the transfer of funds. The Telegraph noted that the Winklevoss twins have been long-term Bitcoin bulls. It was also the twins' money that was responsible for sending bitcoin's market capitalization, now over $188.7 bil...

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  • Tesla Powers Up World's Biggest Battery
Tesla Powers Up World's Biggest Battery

The rest of the country will be looking at the Musk's battery and how in performs in South Australia with the country overall facing an energy crisis with a system that is "among the world's costliest and dirtiest", and "annoyingly unreliable", wrote Australian Financial Review in October .

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  • Rise in GDP growth rate pause in declining trend: Chidambaram
Rise in GDP growth rate pause in declining trend: Chidambaram

If it slows down, it is more towards 7 and if it paces up it is more towards 8 per cent growth. "But we can not say now whether this will mark an upward trend in the growth rate", Chidambaram added. Mr Anant said, agriculture, forestry and fishing sectors are estimated to have grown by 1.7 per cent. Gross value added (GVA), a key input of GDP tha...

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  • Uber admits that 2.7 million Brits were affected by 2016 mega-hack
Uber admits that 2.7 million Brits were affected by 2016 mega-hack

The stolen data included customers' email addresses, mobile phone numbers, and the driver's licence numbers of about 600,000 Uber drivers in the US. Now, after some further digging, it seems that 2.7 million of those affected were Uber customers from the UK.

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  • Uber-Waymo case: Dramatic turn as judge says Uber lawyers withheld evidence
Uber-Waymo case: Dramatic turn as judge says Uber lawyers withheld evidence

The lawyer also argued that the company used secretive communications channels for employee safety reasons. Last Wednesday, U.S. District Judge William Alsup received a letter from the acting U.S. But the judge wasn't swayed. Alsup postponed the scheduled December 4 start of the Waymo-Uber trial to give Waymo more time to gather evidence. "We...

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