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Emirates tries to ease laptop ban headache for passengers

Emirates tries to ease laptop ban headache for passengers

Finance June 22, 2017 at 2:14 pm 0 comments

Emirates airline president questions electronics ban

Airports across the Middle East are bracing for a very busy weekend. It could be chaotic too.

New rules preventing passengers from carrying laptops and tablets onto flights bound for the U.S. must be …

Can You Get By Without a Financial Planner?

Can You Get By Without a Financial Planner?

Finance June 21, 2017 at 8:16 am 0 comments

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You’ve probably wondered if you should work with a financial planner. As a financial planner myself, it’s not surprising that I gravitate toward an emphatic “Yes!” Below, however, I lead you through a few important considerations that can help …

Sears Woes Could Spread to Other Major Brands

Sears Woes Could Spread to Other Major Brands

Finance June 19, 2017 at 5:09 pm 0 comments

Whirlpool, Lands’ End, and Seritage Growth all might suffer collateral damage.

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Trouble grows for Sears, the iconic American retailer. After years of falling sales and losses, Sears Holdings (symbol SHLD) is warning that it’s in danger of running out …

Jon Platt case: School leaders welcome Supreme Court term-time holiday ruling

Jon Platt case: School leaders welcome Supreme Court term-time holiday ruling

Finance June 17, 2017 at 11:11 am 0 comments

Jon Platt faces prosecution for taking his daughter out of school without permission for a trip to Disney World in 2015

Parents could face a fine or prosecution if they opt to take their child out of school for even …

This is what all the key Brexit terms actually mean

This is what all the key Brexit terms actually mean

Finance June 15, 2017 at 8:02 pm 0 comments

Brexit negotiations could start next week

Brexit is set to dominate both politics and the Press over the coming days, weeks, months and probably years.

Brexit negotiations were due to begin in Brussels on June 19 and despite the State …

Republican House whip Steve Scalise shot in Virginia shooting

Republican House whip Steve Scalise shot in Virginia shooting

Finance June 14, 2017 at 5:05 pm 0 comments

Washington (CNN)Rep. Steve Scalise was shot Wednesday morning in Alexandria, Virginia, a House colleague told CNN, in what sources are calling an apparent "deliberate attack."

Scalise, a member of the House Republican leadership as the majority whip, appeared to have …

Foreign hackers may have targeted EU referendum website in lead-up to vote

Foreign hackers may have targeted EU referendum website in lead-up to vote

Finance June 11, 2017 at 5:10 pm 0 comments

The crash had the hallmarks of a ‘distributed denial of service’ attack

EU referendum campaign could have been a target of overseas cyber attacks, MPs say today.

A report says that foreign interference might have been behind the crashing of …

James Comey punched back hard – and put Trump’s truthfulness centre stage

James Comey punched back hard – and put Trump’s truthfulness centre stage

Finance June 9, 2017 at 2:08 am 0 comments

The line started forming outside Room 216 of the Senate’s Hart Building just after 4am and kept growing. By nine o’clock, it stretched out 50 yards along a long corridor. The crowd was made up mostly of young congressional interns, …

Trump is hurting American tourism

Trump is hurting American tourism

Finance June 8, 2017 at 7:43 pm 0 comments

Toronto schools halt student trips to US

President Donald Trump won’t stop tweeting about his travel ban. That’s bad news for the U.S. tourism industry.

"That’s right, we need a TRAVEL BAN for certain DANGEROUS countries," he tweeted Monday night.…

Can private air traffic control fix flying?

Can private air traffic control fix flying?

Finance June 6, 2017 at 4:46 am 0 comments

Trump wants to privatize air traffic control

President Trump wants to privatize air traffic control in the U.S. But what does that mean?

The proposal unveiled at the White House Monday would create a not-for-profit corporation to run U.S. airspace, …