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Markets Bad Weather Causes Plane To Slide Off O'Hare Runway
Author: 0 Bad Weather Causes Plane To Slide Off O'Hare Runway

All passengers and crew members were safely evacuated from the plane which is now sitting in the terminal, according to American Airlines spokesperson Ross Feinstein. A plane slid off a runway at O'Hare International Airport on Monday, Nov. 11 due to icy conditions, according to WGN . Chicago is expected to experience up to six inches of snow in the next 24 hours as a Winter Weather Advisory is in place.

Markets Asian shares decline on renewed China-US trade worries
Author: 0 Asian shares decline on renewed China-US trade worries

Trump and the Chinese President Xi Jinping are looking to finalise a "phase one" trade deal. That raised doubts over progress officials had suggested was being made in finalizing a "Phase 1" deal that was announced on October 12. At 8:53 a.m. ET, Dow e-minis were down 107 points, or 0.39 per cent. S&P 500 e-minis were down 12 points, or 0.39 per cent and Nasdaq 100 e-minis were down 31.75 points, or 0.38 per cent.

Markets KFC finds #KFCProposal couple who are now flooded by sponsors
Author: 0 KFC finds #KFCProposal couple who are now flooded by sponsors

Within just several hours, the couple were discovered as Hector and Nonhlanhla. A romantic moment was shared at a popular South African fast food restaurant, KFC when a man went down on one knee and proposed to his date. That's what a South African man did. Your honeymoon is on us. 'Kululaholidays are giving you a holiday in Cape Town, including flights and five nights accommodation'.

Markets Veterans Day events and discounts across Texoma
Author: 0 Veterans Day events and discounts across Texoma

Keeping that in mind, the least we could do for them on Veterans Day is offer them a discount or a free meal. Proof of service required. Outback Steakhouse is also giving out a discount of 20 percent off the total check from November 8 to November 11, valid for military, police, firefighters and first responders with a valid ID.

Markets China reaches agreement with USA to phase out tariffs
Author: 0 China reaches agreement with USA to phase out tariffs

If a phase-one deal is signed, China and the US should remove the tariffs at the same time and by the same amount, Mr. Gao said , adding that it was an important condition for a deal. China has banned all USA poultry and eggs since January 2015 due to an avian influenza outbreak. However, the organization acknowledged that the trade diversion effects have increased imports from nations not directly engaged in the trade war and brought "substantial benefits" to Taiwan, Mexico, and the ...

Markets Facebook launches new company logo
Author: 0 Facebook launches new company logo

On WhatsApp , this " From Facebook " logo will have a green colour - again following the colour scheme of the app. We live in a FACEBOOK era now. Seeing as how Facebook has been under major scrutiny and is under multiple investigations for its privacy and data violations , though, we wonder if this move might actually backfire by encouraging more users to avoid these apps.

Markets Man stabbed to death over chicken sandwich at Maryland Popeyes
Author: 0 Man stabbed to death over chicken sandwich at Maryland Popeyes

According to reports by local news stations , it was around 7:00 p.m. on Monday when two men who were standing in line at a restaurant in Prince George's County got into an argument. "We are looking for a male, and that male knows who he is", Donelan said. "For you to get that angry over anything ... and to develop into this type of violence, again, is a very sad and tragic day." "He knows what he did here tonight, and he needs to do the right thing and he needs to step up and turn ...

Markets China signals Phase One deal complete
Author: 0 China signals Phase One deal complete

However, Chilean President Sebastian Pinera announced the cancellation of the summit on Wednesday due to the social crisis facing the South American country. Chinese officials voiced optimism that Beijing and Washington can find a way to clinch the so-called Phase One trade deal next month, despite the abrupt cancellation of the summit where the heads of state were to meet to formally sign the deal.

Markets Fiat Chrysler, Peugeot to join forces via share swap
Author: 0 Fiat Chrysler, Peugeot to join forces via share swap

PSA's chief executive Carlos Tavares will keep his post in the new group, with Fiat Chrysler's boss John Elkann stepping in as chairman. That includes Chrysler and Dodge, Alfa Romeo and Fiat, Jeep and RAM, Maserati , and the Mopar and SRT tuning brands from the FCA side.

Markets Fed Cuts Rates Again To Boost A Slowing Economy
Author: 0 Fed Cuts Rates Again To Boost A Slowing Economy

There is concern that businesses have slashed spending in recent months and that they could turn around and cut workers next, but so far hiring has remained solid. In both of those cases, the Fed cut rates just three times as well. Hence, "it looks like the United States economy can withstand and still prosper" with high interest rates.

Markets Google claims major quantum computing breakthrough
Author: 0 Google claims major quantum computing breakthrough

The findings show that making computers faster is achievable in the real world and there are no "hidden physical law" to stop this, the researchers said . Researchers at IBM, Google's main quantum computing rival, said a supercomputer with additional disk storage can solve the random number problem in at most 2-1/2 days , with greater fidelity - or accuracy.

Markets Nike CEO Mark Parker to step down, John Donahoe to take over
Author: 0 Nike CEO Mark Parker to step down, John Donahoe to take over

Mr Parker said on Tuesday the change was part of Nike's efforts to accelerate the "digital transformation" of the company's business. During his tenure, the company's market capitalisation has more than tripled. Nike also came under fire for featuring an ad with former NFL player Colin Kaepernick , who sparked a national controversy by kneeling during the national anthem.

Markets Johnson says he'll pull Brexit Bill if lawmakers force delay
Author: 0 Johnson says he'll pull Brexit Bill if lawmakers force delay

But the European Parliament will not ratify the EU Withdrawal Agreement before the British Parliament does it, an EU official said on Monday. As MPs prepare to debate and vote on the divorce agreement, Johnson has signalled he will pull his deal if his proposed timetable for parliament is rejected.

Markets Hong Kong protesters defy police and barricade streets
Author: 0 Hong Kong protesters defy police and barricade streets

But tens of thousands joined the unsanctioned march regardless, showing the movement can still keep the pressure on the city's pro-Beijing leaders after almost five months of protests and political unrest. He was taken to hospital with bloody head injuries but remained conscious, the Civil Human Rights Front said on its Facebook page. "You can't do this in an global city", she said, adding she was not afraid of being arrested, Reuters reported .

Markets France says Brexit delay 'in nobody's interest'
Author: 0 France says Brexit delay 'in nobody's interest'

Johnson has negotiated a new deal after replacing former premier Theresa May and brought his deal back to parliament after replacing the problematic "backstop" clause of the previous agreement. He suggests that, in terms of a possible extension, "it is for the European Council to decide when to consider the request and whether to grant it".

Markets Reading LGBT protest held over Chick-fil-A outlet
Author: 0 Reading LGBT protest held over Chick-fil-A outlet

A mall spokesperson told the BBC that the company would not be allowed to stay beyond its initial "six-month pilot period", calling it the "right thing to do ". After Chick-fil-A announced its plans for its Reading branch, the decision was condemned by LGBT rights groups across the UK. Chick-fil-A and the shopping center faced backlash when the first United Kingdom location of the chicken chain opened last week.

Markets Global shares sapped by poor China growth, dollar gets weekly mauling
Author: 0 Global shares sapped by poor China growth, dollar gets weekly mauling

With the spotlight on Brexit , September inflation data had little market impact. The pound hit a five-month high against the us dollar on news of a Brexit deal , then sank back as traders heard Johnson's Northern Irish allies were still unhappy with the way the deal handles the border between Ireland and Northern Ireland - the only land border between the United Kingdom and the bloc and long one of the thorniest issues of any exit.

Markets Much awaited launch of IPO got delayed by Saudi Aramco
Author: 0 Much awaited launch of IPO got delayed by Saudi Aramco

The Saudi Arabian Oil Company ( Saudi Aramco ) on Thursday announced a delay in the launch of its IPO to reassure investors the Iranian missile and drone attacks on two of its largest oil sites on September 14 hasn't hurt its operating results.