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Hail smashes window of Phoenix-bound airplane, pilots make emergency landing

Hail smashes window of Phoenix-bound airplane, pilots make emergency landing

An American Airlines flight was forced to make an emergency landing in El Paso , Texas , on Sunday due to a cracked windshield. That emergency was the hail storm wreaking serious damage to the aircraft's windshield and nose cone. The spokesman said there were 130 passengers aboard the plane, along with five crew members. In April, a window onboard Southwest Airlines Flight 1380 blew out after being damaged by debris from an explosive engine failure. Consulte Mais Informação

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US asks OPEC producers to pump more oil, no specific figure

US asks OPEC producers to pump more oil, no specific figure

Brent crude futures lost $1.50 a barrel, or 2 percent, to settle at $75.29 a barrel. On the New York Mercantile Exchange, West Texas Intermediate futures were trading down 0.3% at $64.58 a barrel. President Trump said on Twitter on April 20. OPEC and non-OPEC Arab oil ministers stressed the need for continued cooperation between oil producers who are part of a pact for a global supply cut that is due to expire at the end of 2018, Kuwait's state news agency KUNA reported on Sunday. Consulte Mais Informação

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Mexico takes metal tariffs case to World Trade Organization

Mexico's economy ministry, in a statement on Monday, said it believed the USA measures, which impose tariffs of 25 percent on steel and 10 percent on aluminum, violate WTO rules. The tariff tit-for-tat further complicates the already contentious and drawn-out NAFTA renegotiation process but both Mexico and Canada say they remain committed to reaching a new deal that is beneficial for all three countries involved. Consulte Mais Informação

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RBS shares offloaded at £2bn loss

RBS shares offloaded at £2bn loss

The price was nearly half what it paid when bailing out RBS for £45.5 billion at the height of the financial crisis. Once one of the globe's biggest banks, RBS under former chief executive Fred Goodwin embarked on an aggressive expansion course before its disastrous bid for Dutch lender ABN AMRO in 2007 left it perilously weakened as the financial crisis hit. Consulte Mais Informação

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Qantas defends listing Taiwan as part of China

Qantas defends listing Taiwan as part of China

Qantas noted its decision was in line with the Australian government's long-held position on Taiwan. The head of Qantas International, Alison Webster, said making the changes to the Qantas website was complex. "Any business operating in China has to comply with Chinese laws and regulations, and respect and abide by the "one China" principle", she said at a regular news briefing. Consulte Mais Informação

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Live updates from Apple's developers conference

Live updates from Apple's developers conference

Screen recording and Markup tools will also be built into screenshots. Apple also will give users reports on how much time they spend on apps and what gets them to check them constantly. Apple Watch now tracks yoga sessions, has better support for hiking and supports paces for runners. Mr Federighi also said Apple was increasing its data protection features so that apps that can use a Mac's camera or microphone will need permission. Consulte Mais Informação

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Caesars Windsor workers ratify new contract, ending 60-day strike

Caesars Windsor workers ratify new contract, ending 60-day strike

The workers, which include housekeepers, cooks, dealers and janitors have been off the job nearly two months after rejecting first an offer on April 5, and then a second offer on May 18. Hotel and Neros Reservations :Hotel and Neros reservations are available online immediately at caesarswindsor.com. The postponed Russell Peters and Daniel O'Donnell shows have not yet been rescheduled. Consulte Mais Informação

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Toronto home prices climb for fifth straight month in May

Toronto home prices climb for fifth straight month in May

The average detached house price fell 8.2 per cent in the Toronto region to $1.05 million, with the biggest drop in the communities surrounding Toronto, where there was a 9 per cent price drop compared to the same month past year. In their last monthly housing numbers report before the election, TREB said GTA home sales in May were down by 22.2 per cent compared with the same month past year. Consulte Mais Informação

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Starbucks closes thousands of stores for racial bias training

Starbucks closes thousands of stores for racial bias training

Racial bias is a societal issue, which is alive and well. One afternoon wouldn't really be "moving the needle on the biases", especially with a company that has as many employees as Starbucks, he said. Some black coffee shop owners in the city suggested black customers instead make a habit of patronizing their businesses. "It represents freedom in embracing your ethnicity", she said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Bayer to Retire Monsanto Name in Merger

Bayer to Retire Monsanto Name in Merger

Germany's Bayer AG will wrap up the $63 billion acquisition of Monsanto on Thursday and also retire the United States seeds maker's 117 year-old name. Bayer acknowledged some of the company's history in the press release and committed to sustainability and responsibility. " Agriculture is too important to allow ideological differences to bring progress to a standstill", Bayer Chief Executive Werner Baumann said in the statement. Consulte Mais Informação

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European Stocks, Euro Rocked by Italian Turmoil

European Stocks, Euro Rocked by Italian Turmoil

Elsewhere, markets are awaiting USA inflation data due this week that could provide clues to future interest rate increases ahead of the June Federal Reserve policy meeting. The euro is holding up against the dollar, up 0.45%, although traders remain anxious about Italy's debt mountain and what the repercussions will be for the Eurozone if a populist government is formed in Rome. Consulte Mais Informação

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IOS 12 Will Help You Fight Your iPhone Addiction

Apple's aptly-named Measure app takes advantage of the company's developments in augmented reality to let users measure real-world objects, like furniture, picture frames and more. According to a Bloomberg report, details of app usage will be bundled into a menu within the Settings app in iOS 12. Its approach includes fading the screen to gray before bed, a dashboard that shows how much time you've spent on the phone, and a "shush" mode that silences calls and notifications when a ... Consulte Mais Informação

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