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It's snowing in Tallahassee for the first time in three decades

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The storm is also expected to drop potentially heavy snows along parts of the East Coast, though exactly how much snow will fall will depend on how closely the storm hugs the coastline. It marks the first snowfall in 28 years in Tallahassee . Wilmington, North Carolina, saw 3.8 inches of snow which is the highest total there since January 10, 2011 when 3.8 inches was also observed. Read More »

No Train Fares Will Be Refunded After Two Days Of Sydney Chaos

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Passengers still faced delays on Wednesday morning with some lines cancelling services. The Western Line, Airport/South Line and Inner West lines all had one service cancellation while the Leppington line had two as well as other delays while the Cumberland line is experiencing delays only. Read More »

Canada challenges United States tariff system

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In a statement , Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland said, "This WTO action is part of our broader litigation to defend the hundreds of thousands of good, middle class forestry jobs across our country". Trump withdrawing from NAFTA "was always a risk, but that risk is clearly more elevated now", said Brian DePratto, senior economist at Toronto-Dominion Bank. Read More »

Infosys reports in-line quarter, revenue up 5.8% YoY in constant currency

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Revenue for the nine months ended 31 December 2017 stood at Rs52,439 crore, showing an year-on-year growth of 2.1 per cent in reported terms and 5.6 per cent growth in constant currency terms. Infosys will also be looking to firmly return its focus to business growth after a tumultuous year that ended with former CEO Vishal Sikka and much of his board leaving, to be replaced by Salil Parekh within months. Read More »

Sadiq Khan: London will lose 87000 jobs under "no-deal" Brexit

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The research released Thursday warns of a "lost decade" of significantly lower economic growth resulting in 482,000 fewer jobs and 50 billion pounds ($67 billion) of lost investment by 2030 if the worst-case scenario becomes a reality. In London alone, job loss could amount to 87,000, but Britain's capital and financial hub would suffer less than the rest of the country. On top of this, he claimed London could struggle to retain a talented workforce in the art and entertainment sectors, ... Read More »

Operations face cancellation as winter pressures bite NHS

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It follows a BBC News investigation last month which found a five-fold increase in patients in England waiting more than four hours for admission since 2011. "We have worked with our partners across the local health care economy to have our plans aligned to support this busy period". "But in the short term, our health service desperately needs a cash injection - by just putting a penny on income tax, an extra £6bn a year could be raised for the NHS and social care". Read More »

State Department approves $133.3M missile sale to Japan

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The U.S. Navy plans to steadily introduce the engage-on-remote system to its Aegis vessels. Lockheed Martin Corp said on Thursday it had connected key components of its new long-range discrimination radar (LRDR) with its Aegis Ashore missile-defense system to enhance Aegis's capabilities. Read More »

Bizarre: Ikea wants women to pee on ad to get discount

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The result is a small box that contains the pregnancy test, so anyone who tries this at home needs to take careful aim. The instructions read like a pregnancy test: "Pee on the marked area and wait a moment". "There are no plans to place this ad in other markets, including the U.S". However, Ikea did seek outside help from Swedish chemical manufacturer Mercene Labs in order to " scale up the technology " and " make it work in the format of a printed ad ", Felix Östman from Ikea Sweden's ... Read More »

Flights, trains delayed as dense fog continues in Delhi

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Meanwhile, despite the morning chill and dense fog , the Republic Day parade rehearsal took place. Airport, passengers had to wait for their flights because the fog affected the visibility and as a result, 17 flights were cancelled because of the weather conditions. Read More »

Let's help OR learn how to pump gas, Tennessee

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The law applies to 18 counties, most in eastern OR, where drivers can now pump their own gas around the clock. Local news station KTVL CBS 10 News asked their viewers via a Facebook post what they thought of the new law and over 18,000 people responded. Read More »

Brookfield to buy Westinghouse for US$4.6bn

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The deal is expected to close in the third quarter but will require approval from regulators and the U.S. Bankruptcy Court. To view the full article, register now. The deal won't include what had been the company's most prized projects - plans to build its AP1000 reactors for US utilities in SC and Georgia. Westinghouse has joined a consortium bidding to provide nuclear power in Saudi Arabia, one of the biggest new markets in the world. Read More »

What you need to know about BC's 2017 assessment values

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Vancouver Island commercial will see an increase of between 0 and 20 per cent. "But definitely the demand is there and that's reflected in the sale prices and ultimately to the assessments". The sharp spike was especially felt in the West Shore communities of Langford and Metchosin, where property values soared by 21 and 25 per cent, respectively, since last year's assessments. Read More »

Flooding at JFK airport adds to misery after flight delays

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Terminal 4 is a major gateway for worldwide arrivals at JFK and serves as an global hub for Delta Airlines, according to the Port Authority of NY and New Jersey. Global departures are still in operation, but with delays. Yesterday's cancellations added to the misery of travelers after a winter storm canceled or delayed hundreds of flights in recent days. Read More »

Cuomo's State of the State address warns of challenges from DC

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State Assemblyman Billy Jones, D-Chateaugay, said in a statement that Cuomo's priorities are a good starting point and that he will work with the proposals to improve broadband internet access in the Adirondacks, close the LLC loophole which brings corporate money into elections, and fully fund schools . Read More »

It's Now Illegal To Pay Women Less Than Men In This Country

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The law was announced on March 8 previous year to mark International Women's Day as part of Iceland's drive to eradicate the gender pay gap by 2022. In a new law implemented on Monday, Iceland effectively blocked businesses from paying men and women at different rates for doing the same job. Women in minority groups face a wider pay gap. Read More »

Domino's Pizza (DPZ) Price Target Raised to $250.00 at Maxim Group

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The institutional investor held 108,279 shares of the department and specialty retail stores company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $6.39B, up from 101,244 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Therefore 83% are positive. According to a recent spotcheck, company Domino's Pizza, Inc . Jefferies maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Friday, December 22 report. Read More »

India December Consumer Price Inflation at 17-Month High

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Consumer inflation slowed in December to a tiny 0.1 per cent gain as energy costs retreated from a big jump in November. "For 12 consecutive months from November 2016 to October 2017, the CPI inflation remained below 4 percent..." The Labor Department's Consumer Price Index or CPI for December will be published at 8.30 am ET. Read More »

Uber used secret system to lock down computers in police raids

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Uber downplayed the tool and said it was common practice to have such software to remotely change passwords or lock devices in the event they were lost or stolen. Uber has been using a secret tool known as "Ripley" to hide incriminating data from police, according to a report from Bloomberg . Bloomberg said that Ripley stands out partly because it was used regularly-at least two dozen times because some employees involved say they felt the program slowed investigations that were legally ... Read More »

Fiat Chrysler will move Ram production to MI from Mexico

Currently, the truck is made south of the border in Saltillo, Mexico. FCA said it would add 2500 jobs as a result. And because of the tax code overhaul, it will give $2,000 bonuses. Today FCA announces an additional $1 billion investment with the decision to follow through and make the move a reality. The company also noted that it has invested some $10 billion in its USA manufacturing operations since June 2009, with some $3.5 billion alone focused on Jeep and Ram Truck production ... Read More »

Ford Warns of Ranger Danger, Will Issue Recall

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Of the 391,000-plus 2004-2006 Ranger vehicles recalled at the time, the new recall announced on Thursday affects 2,900 vehicles. "Dealers are prepared to get vehicles directly from customers, make permanent repairs that will resolve the safety risk and provide a free interim loaner vehicle, if necessary". Read More »

North Carolina offered $1.5 billion in incentives to Toyota-Mazda

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The prized $1.6 billion auto factory awarded to Alabama by Toyota Motor Corp . and Mazda Motor Corp . could be an even bigger win than expected, as the site's size leaves plenty of room for future expansions. "Alabama was more equipped for this plant as it already has others". Mazda Motor president and CEO Masamichi Kogai said: "Mazda makes cars with a clear vision of how we want to inspire people, contribute to society and help preserve the beauty of the earth". Read More »

China 2017 Exports to North Korea Up 8.3% -- Customs

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Chinese trade has been unexpectedly strong, contrary to forecasts that economic growth will cool as Beijing tightens controls on credit to slow a rise in debt. China's exports and imports both contracted for two consecutive years before 2017. A commerce ministry spokesman, Gao Feng, said at a briefing on Thursday that China will "adopt all measures necessary to firmly protect the country's lawful interests and rights, should the US perversely take unilateral protectionist actions". Read More »

Sam's Club to close seven IL locations

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Costco Wholesale (COST), a Sam's Club rival, advanced 2.1%. Those figures were later revised in the Walmart press release. The exact number of stores closing hasn't been confirmed by the company. The Lansing State Journal reported the Lansing store, at 340 E. Edgewood Boulevard will close on January 26. But he said the company would have issued them "where appropriate". Read More »

Where to watch PSLV C40 Cartostat-2 series lift off online

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The first space mission in 2018 onboard the PSLV-C40 comes four months after a similar rocket failed to deliver the country's eighth navigation satellite in the earth's lower orbit on August 31, 2017. The opening mission of 2018 was considered crucial for ISRO as the previous PSLV launch came as a setback to scientists as the backup navigation satellite IRNSS-1H could not be placed in orbit following a snag in the final leg of the PSLV-C39 mission in August past year. Read More »