• Nationwide Day of Motion for Ontario Tim Hortons staff
Nationwide Day of Motion for Ontario Tim Hortons staff

Friday's pickets, which were planned for cities across the country, came after similar demonstrations earlier this month at 16 Tim Hortons restaurants in Ontario. "This is just one slice of the hard decisions that Ontario business owners are having to face", she said. "When a multimillion-dollar corporation isn't saying to their franchisees, 'tha...

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  • Los Angeles Times journalists vote 248-44 to unionize
Los Angeles Times journalists vote 248-44 to unionize

In a January 3 email to employees that was reviewed by Bloomberg, L.A. Times Interim Executive Editor Jim Kirk and Editor in Chief Lewis D'Vorkin warned: "union leaders may tell you they can protect against layoffs but they didn't at the New York Times , Huffington Post, the Washington Post and the Wall Street Journal".

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  • Banks to help out Carillion suppliers
Banks to help out Carillion suppliers

Lloyds Banking Group has launched a £50m fund, HSBC £100m and RBS £75m. "We monitor the financial health of all of our strategic suppliers, including Interserve ". UK Finance said banks were taking steps to ease the impact on small firms affected by the liquidation. Closer to home, Carillion staff and subcontractors anxious about their futur...

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  • Here's When Ford Will Release Its Limited Edition Mustang Bullitt
Here's When Ford Will Release Its Limited Edition Mustang Bullitt

Wearing a dark green paint job, black wheels and not a single "Ford" badge anywhere one the body, the Bullitt Mustang was just icy cool. In the movie, Frank drove a 1968 Ford Mustang Fastback GT which had nothing particularly exciting about it.

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  • Ford Revives Mach 1 Nameplate In The Form Of A Performance Hybrid
Ford Revives Mach 1 Nameplate In The Form Of A Performance Hybrid

Speaking at the Detroit motor show, Ford has joined a growing number of vehicle manufacturers who have determined to reduce their carbon footprint. Ford had previously said that it wanted to invest $4.5 billion into its electric vehicle ambitions by 2020.

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  • Auto park fire at Liverpool's Echo Arena has destroyed all vehicles
Auto park fire at Liverpool's Echo Arena has destroyed all vehicles

A spokesman said they were thought to be the only animals in the auto park at the time. Windows and fuel tanks were apparently heard to be exploding regularly. It could have been so much worse". The Liverpool International Horse Show was held at the arena, and it was to conclude with the Sunday show that would have hosted 4,000 guests.

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  • Meghan Markle's Parents Are Not Feuding With The Royal Family
Meghan Markle's Parents Are Not Feuding With The Royal Family

William added jokingly, "It could be a sensitive issue". That said , Cosmopolitan's United Kingdom edition pointed out that the gown, with its bejeweled belt, is actually somewhat similar to the dress Duchess Kate wore to her wedding reception back in 2011.

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  • Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos now worth $105B, surpassing Bill Gates
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos now worth $105B, surpassing Bill Gates

Forbes , another publication that tracks the net worth of the world's richest people, also has Bezos in the top position with a net worth of $104.5 billion. He first crossed the $100 billion net worth mark in November at the start of the holiday shopping season, once again helped by stock performance of Amazon.

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  • Minimum Wage Would be £26000 If Pay Matched Executives
Minimum Wage Would be £26000 If Pay Matched Executives

At the time the law passed, the country's first minimum wage was $0.25 per hour. The minimum wage is scheduled to increase each December 31 until it reaches $15 per hour as part of an effort pushed by Gov. Wendy Block is a spokeswoman with the Michigan Chamber of Commerce. "Running a business and keeping people employed in and of itself is challe...

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  • AT&T says all U.S. states will use its public safety netwowrk
AT&T says all U.S. states will use its public safety netwowrk

Sununu said he still believes the Rivada plan is the better option for New Hampshire, but determined the risks are too great. "Following our decision to opt-out and go with the Rivada plan that provides better coverage, more system control and an opportunity to share in the revenue streams of the business, we proceeded to have extensive discussio...

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  • Coinbase Investigates Insider Trading Following Launch Of Bitcoin Cash
Coinbase Investigates Insider Trading Following Launch Of Bitcoin Cash

Until yesterday, Coinbase only participated in three markets - Bitcoin , Ethereum, and Litecoin. However the core Bitcoin developers disagreed with the proposed changes, so a group chose to copy and modify Bitcoin's code to create Bitcoin cash.

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  • How Analysts Feel About Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC)?
How Analysts Feel About Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC)?

Currently Oclaro, Inc . (NASDAQ: OCLR)'s shares owned by insiders are 2.80%, whereas shares owned by institutional owners are 72.80%. The stock decreased 2.82% or $0.0773 during the last trading session, reaching $2.6632. MPC's profit will be $439.57M for 18.26 P/E if the $0.90 EPS becomes a reality. Since September 14, 2017, it had 0 insider ...

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  • Mahira Khan named sexiest Pakistani woman
Mahira Khan named sexiest Pakistani woman

Full credit should be given to my genetics and your optics". It was Padukone who won the title "Sexiest Asian Woman" a year ago. I feel grateful and am humbled. Shah Rukh Khan's Raees co-star, Mahira Khan, was named in the top 5, while another Indian television actress, Drashti Dhami, followed her in the top 10.

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

The global airlines' industry is projected to record a higher net profit of $38.4 billion in 2018, primarily bolstered by strong demand, industry grouping IATA said on Tuesday. Domestic travel grew 7.2 percent in October, and capacity jumped 6.6 percent. "For Thailand, Indonesia, Myanmar, Cambodia, Laos (and) Malaysia, the airline industry's ca...

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  • Rise in Q2 GDP signals economic recovery: India Inc
Rise in Q2 GDP signals economic recovery: India Inc

The country witnessed the GDP growth of 5.7 per cent in April-June quarter, the lowest growth rate since Modi took over as PM, while it was 7.5 per cent in the September quarter of the previous fiscal. "Gross fixed capital formation has also picked up from last year's lacklustre pace". Official data on Thursday showed that a rise in the manufac...

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  • Uber faces fines for concealing data hack
Uber faces fines for concealing data hack

The common element of these breaches - use of a third-party cloud service - highlights the importance for companies to tightly control their use of such services, and to protect the data stored on them. The hack introduces an unexpected factor in negotiations between SoftBank Group Corp. and Uber shareholders over a planned investment of as much ...

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  • Sprint Adds Free Hulu Streaming For Unlimited Freedom Plan Subscribers
Sprint Adds Free Hulu Streaming For Unlimited Freedom Plan Subscribers

With its partnership of Hulu, Sprint becomes just the latest wireless company to sweeten the pot for subscribers with video offerings. The Overland Park, Kansas-based wireless company will include the "limited-commercials" package for the video-on-demand streaming service for $7.99 a month.

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  • Here's When You Can Score Walmart's Black Friday Deals Online
Here's When You Can Score Walmart's Black Friday Deals Online

Absolutely, Walmart will allow all the consumers to be part of the biggest sale of the season by going to its stores as well as purchasing online. While all of the deals have not yet been made live, certain Black Friday pre-sales have been made public, including the AOC 27 inch Widescreen flat panel, originally 249.99, now sold at 199.99, and the...

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  • Don't Fall For This Netflix Email Scam Targeting Millions Worldwide
Don't Fall For This Netflix Email Scam Targeting Millions Worldwide

The letter looks a valid email from the streaming company and convinces customers to update their information including personal and credit card information. Once the customer clicks the link, the next page that opens has the backdrop of The Crown , a popular Netflix series. No Netflix executives exist with that name, according to Mashable .

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  • BJP, Congress lock horns over 'De-mon Day' on November 8
BJP, Congress lock horns over 'De-mon Day' on November 8

He pointed out that sale of gold through digital transactions doubled this time on "dhanteras" festival. Stepping up his attack on the ruling BJP , the Congress leader said the government should apologise to the public for a step like demonestistaion.

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