HILLSIDEQUADRANEWS.COM: World News - Latest of The Hour 2019-09-14 07:48

TfL Tube workers to take industrial action over 'explosion in passenger violence'

Workers on parts of London Underground will take industrial action over claims there has been an "explosion" of passenger violence and anti-social behaviour....

TfL Tube workers to take industrial action over 'explosion in passenger violence'

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Ryanair's Irish pilots back industrial action over pay Ryanair's directly employed pilots in Ireland on Friday voted overwhelmingly in favor of industrial action unless the airline agrees to union pay proposals by Monday, the Forsa/IALPA trade union said....
2019-08-09 14:16

Ryanair Irish pilots back industrial action as unrest spreads Ryanair's directly employed pilots in Ireland on Friday voted in favor of industrial action unless pay demands are met swiftly, with Spanish pilots also threatening to join growing unrest at the airline....
2019-08-09 15:16

Royal Caribbean passenger collapses in Florida cruise terminal, saved by port workers Port Canaveral workers Sean Summers, Josh Clayton and Stephanie Dobson helped save a Royal Caribbean passenger who collapsed in the terminal.       ...
2019-08-06 16:48

Bezos snubs Amazon workers demanding action on climate crisis Thousands of staffers have signed a letter urging the company to overhaul its climate policyAmazon’s chief executive officer, Jeff Bezos, refused to address employees demanding the company take action on the climate crisis at its annual shareholder m...
2019-05-23 02:16

Down the Tube: KSI and Logan Paul go pro YouTubers KSI and Logan Paul turning pro to have a boxing match in Los Angeles on November 9 is merely a sign of the times, writes Elliot Worsell The post Down the Tube: KSI and Logan Paul go pro appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-09-10 16:16

Two men suspected of releasing CS gas on London tube train Passengers treated for coughing and shortness of breath at Oxford Circus stationPolice are looking for two male suspects after gas was released in a tube train carriage in central London.A number of people were treated at the scene by paramedics at O...
2019-07-20 19:32

London Underground will track everyone's Tube trip via WiFi Transport for London, the UK capital's transit authority, will start collecting data on how people move around the Underground system by tracking phones and other connected devices using its extensive WiFi network. The agency's systems will...
2019-05-22 21:00

The ‘Chocolate tube’: Testing polluted surfing beaches LONG BRANCH, N.J. (AP) — Most surfers know it’s best to avoid surfing near pipes that dump storm water into the ocean soon after a storm, due to the increased chance of getting sick from bacteria. But many do it anyway because the periods just ...
2019-06-09 17:48

Calling at all stations: tube passengers to get 4G reception from next year 4G mobile technology will launch on Jubilee line and will be extended to other linesLondon Underground passengers will be able to use their phones in tunnels between stations from early next year, removing one of the last major public places in Brita...
2019-07-19 01:48

London's Tube will finally offer 4G coverage from next year It's finally happening: 4G is coming to the London Underground. After years of promises, Londoners will at last be able to check their email while traveling on the Tube....
2019-07-19 11:48

Colgate's new recyclable toothpaste tube is nearly ready. It took 5 years to develop Toothpaste tubes currently on the market are impossible to recycle because the mix of plastics and aluminum contained in them. Soon, you may be able to toss your used-up toothpaste tube in the blue bin....
2019-06-20 01:16

Transport for London will collect Wi-Fi data to warn you about delays on the Tube From July 8, Transport for London (TfL) will begin using Wi-Fi data from mobile devices to analyze the flow of passengers through Underground stations, helping predict delays and congestion.TfL has been quick to dispel any privacy worries, noting tha...
2019-05-22 16:48

United Auto Workers union calls national strike against GM, 46,000 workers to stay out The UAW contract with GM expired at midnight Saturday and the union on Sunday called for a strike of all 46,000 GM workers in the US.       ...
2019-09-15 23:00

Motorola One Action With Ultra Wide-Angle Action Camera Launched in India Motorola One Action price in India is set at Rs. 13,999 for the lone 4GB RAM + 128GB storage variant. Motorola One Action will go on sale via Flipkart starting 12pm (noon) IST on August 30....
2019-08-24 20:48

Robotic tube for surgery autonomously navigates inside a beating heart A robotic catheter can move autonomously inside a heart to the location where surgery is required. It has a camera for vision and has been tested in 5 pigs...
2019-05-21 15:48

Test tube embryo transfer may give near-extinct rhinos a second chance Lab-made embryos are one step closer to saving a virtually extinct species. Scientists have successfully transferred a test tube rhino embryo back into a female for the first time, implanting the creation into a southern white rhino in Poland. The....
2019-06-30 20:32

U.S. Industrial Production Rebounded in May U.S. industrial production rose in May, a sign of strength in the sector after a spate of weak readings this year. Capacity utilization, which reflects how much industries are producing compared with what they could potentially produce, also increase...
2019-06-14 16:16

London business leaders condemn union plans for summer strikes on rail and Tube London's business leaders today condemned RMT union leaders threatening to cause a summer of chaos with strikes on South Western Railway and the Tube....
2019-06-17 14:16

Lithuania: A discovery for industrial companies ROL, AQ wiring systems, IKEA Industry Lithuania, System Air, Dovista A/S – these are only several Scandinavian companies which have recently decided to start their business in Lithuania, one of the fastest growing countries in the European Union. Why...
2019-06-17 14:32

Tube strikes: Most London firms are in favour of banning walkouts during rush-hour to keep capital moving The majority of London businesses favour banning strikes on the Tube during the morning and evening peak times to keep the capital moving, a major survey reveals today....
2019-08-27 13:48

In Toronto, an Industrial Stretch Has Its Breakout Moment Sterling Road is newly hip, thanks to the arrival of the Museum of Contemporary Art. But with its elevated profile, locals worry the old strip will lose its gritty magic....
2019-07-05 11:32

Zimbabwe to legalize growing of industrial hemp Zimbabwe will change its laws to allow farmers to grow industrial hemp for export, cabinet ministers said on Tuesday, adding that the government saw the plant as a future substitute for tobacco, the country's biggest export earning crop....
2019-08-07 03:32

Cisco to acquire industrial IoT company Sentryo Sentryo's platform addresses the challenges business face when deploying IoT projects, in terms of scaling to production and managing and securing infrastructure....
2019-06-07 05:32

World Car Free Day 2019: 80,000 homes could be built on London car parking spaces within a mile of a Tube or train station Privately owned parked cars occupy £172 billion-worth of London land on which homes could be built, according to a new report being launched at the World Car Free Day summit....
2019-09-18 07:32

German recession fears after big decline in industrial production Sales of cars and machine parts to far east fall as US–China trade conflict takes its tollGerman industrial production has suffered its biggest annual decline in nine years after the escalating trade war between the US and China took its toll on expo...
2019-08-07 21:32

Industrial equipment maker Hillenbrand to buy Milacron in $2 bln deal Industrial equipment maker Hillenbrand Inc on Friday agreed to buy plastics-processing equipment maker Milacron Holdings Corp in a cash-and-stock deal valued at about $2 billion, including debt, the companies said....
2019-07-12 13:48

Deep-sea mining to turn oceans into ‘new industrial frontier’ Greenpeace report reveals 29 floor-exploration licences have been granted worldwideThe world’s oceans are facing a “new industrial frontier” from a fledgling deep-sea mining industry as companies line up to extract metals and minerals from some of th...
2019-07-03 11:01

The fourth Industrial revolution emerges from AI and the Internet of Things Enlarge / Robots making things! (credit: Getty / Ekkasit Keatsirikul / EyeEm) Big data, analytics, and machine learning are starting to feel like anonymous business words, but they're not just overused abstract concepts—those buzzwords represent hu...
2019-06-19 04:32

Automakers drive rise in industrial robot outlays North American companies, led by automakers, increased spending on industrial robots in the second quarter, even as many businesses remain tight-fisted about other types of investments amid a prolonged trade war with China....
2019-08-21 02:00

August Data Heighten Pressure on Industrial Stocks One of the hardest-hit areas of the stock market in recent months is under fresh pressure after a series of reports showed the manufacturing sector in decline....
2019-08-23 01:48

For the industrial Internet of Things, defense in depth is a requirement Enlarge / Sensors, sensors everywhere! (credit: Getty / 7postman) Ars yesterday wrote a big feature on the concept of "Industry 4.0," the fancy-sounding name that describes the ongoing shift in how products are created from raw materials and distri...
2019-06-19 20:16

German industrial woes prompt fears over recession For the best part of a year, German manufacturing data has been weak. Trade issues have played their part in afflicting this vital sector, but there are wider questions which affect the entire economy....
2019-07-09 13:01

Former Renault exec Deboeuf named PSA's industrial strategy director Arnaud Deboeuf is the latest senior executive at Renault to join rival PSA. His exit underscores deep tensions rattling the Renault-Nissan alliance in the wake of former Chairman Carlos Ghosn's arrest....
2019-09-03 19:16

Capital One buys defense-industrial investment bank KippsDeSanto The financial services company announced Monday that it has acquired KippsDeSanto, a Virginia-based investment bank focused on the aerospace and defense markets, for an undisclosed sum....
2019-08-20 13:16

Massive 500-Year-Old Distillery Found in China is on Industrial Scale Archaeologists have discovered the ruins of a massive distillery in China that dates to the Ming and Qing dynasties. ...
2019-09-10 19:48

South African government sued over coal and industrial air pollution South Africa's government has failed to tackle high air pollution levels in an area which is home to coal-fired power stations and refineries, a lawsuit filed by environmental and community groups says....
2019-06-10 19:48

August Data Could Prove Ominous for Lagging Industrial Stocks One of the hardest-hit areas of the stock market in recent months faces a fresh test Thursday when a series of reports on the manufacturing industry are released....
2019-08-22 15:32

ProGlove raises $40 million for barcode-scanning industrial gloves ProGlove, a Munich-based startup developing industrial gloves that improve barcode-scanning efficiency, has raised $50 million in venture capital.Read More...
2019-09-10 09:48

Clear Sign Of Revival In Industrial Production: Nirmala Sitharaman Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said the industrial production growth has clearly improved till the end of July compared to the last quarter of financial year 2018-19....
2019-09-14 15:16

UPDATE 1-Industrial equipment maker Hillenbrand to buy Milacron in $2 bln deal Industrial equipment maker Hillenbrand Inc on Friday agreed to buy plastics-processing equipment maker Milacron Holdings Corp in a cash and stock deal valued at about $2 billion, the companies said....
2019-07-12 14:32

Ericsson, Deutsche Telekom team up for industrial 5G services in Germany Ericsson and Deutsche Telekom will team up to tap rising demand for mobile technology at industrial sites in Germany, as communications providers seek local uses for 5G with national deployment still years away....
2019-08-27 15:48

Energy firms plan UK's first carbon-neutral 'industrial cluster' Humber drive aims to shrink carbon footprint of UK’s most polluting industrial zoneEnergy companies have ignited multibillion-pound plans for the UK’s first carbon-neutral “industrial cluster” in the Humber.An alliance of companies including National...
2019-09-09 15:48

CNH Industrial cuts year sales forecasts but sticks to EPS guidance CNH Industrial trimmed its forecast for full-year revenue but maintained its guidance on profits after lower sales volumes and exchange rates weighed on results at the Italian-American machinery maker in the second quarter....
2019-08-01 16:01

Airbus sticks to delivery goals as industrial problems ease Airbus is sticking to its 2019 delivery goals as it makes progress in resolving industrial problems at its Hamburg single-aisle jet plant, the planemaker's recently appointed operations chief said on Tuesday....
2019-05-21 15:48

PM Modi Opens First Greenfield Industrial Smart City In Aurangabad Prime Minister Narendra Modi Saturday inaugurated the 10,000-acre Aurangabad Industrial City (AURIC), the country's first greenfield industrial smart city and part of the upcoming Delhi-Mumbai......
2019-09-07 17:32

Making industrial chemicals “green” requires a lot of renewable electricity Enlarge / Huntsman Olefins petrochemical industry, manufacturer of ethylene and propylene, Wilton, Teesside, UK. (credit: Photo by Photofusion/Universal Images Group via Getty Images) When we think about climate change, we most often think about e...
2019-05-21 16:32

China's July industrial profits swing to growth but outlook clouded China's industrial profits rose 2.6% in July year-on-year to 512.7 billion yuan ($72.28 billion), according to data released by the National Bureau of Statistics on Tuesday....
2019-08-27 15:48

We must have a green industrial revolution. And Labour will lead it | Rebecca Long-Bailey We must draw on our history to find a way through the environmental crisis that faces usWhere I grew up, visits to Manchester’s Science and Industry Museum were a staple rainy-day activity. I remember the clanking of the huge, iron waterwheel and bei...
2019-05-21 14:38

Paint Maker Posts Lower Sales on Weak Industrial Demand PPG said weak demand from industrial clients is hurting sales, challenging the company’s decision to keep its paint and coatings businesses joined together....
2019-07-18 21:00

Raytheon to merge with United Technologies, creating a military-industrial behemoth The move pairs Raytheon, a massive defense manufacturer known for the Patriot missile defense system, with United's Collins Aerospace and Pratt & Whitney, some of the biggest names involved in aerospace engineering. It will give Raytheon a foothold i...
2019-06-10 00:16

China says it needs 'arduous efforts' to meet 2019 industrial output goal Beijing says it can still meet its 2019 growth target of between 6% and 6.5% and continues to roll out stimulus measures to prop up activity. China set a 2019 industrial output growth target of 5.5%-6.0%....
2019-07-23 08:16

Singapore turns on data channel linking Chongqing industrial parks Available to companies across seven industrial parks in the southwestern city of China, the dedicated data link has a total capacity of 260Gbps and is part of efforts to support connectivity between businesses in the region....
2019-09-12 07:32

Oddworld: Soulstorm hands-on preview — Stealthy rescues in an industrial nightmare Oddworld Inhabitants let us go hands-on with Oddworld: Soulstorm, the second game in the Oddworld series and a re-imagining of 1998's Oddworld: Abe's Exoddus.Read More...
2019-06-07 03:00

Bank and Monument fight: Terrifying moment Tube passengers cower in fear on train during rush hour panic sparked by two men brawling Terrifying footage shows Tube passengers cowering in fear on a busy train after a fight at a central London station caused mass panic and a stampede of people "running for their lives"....
2019-08-02 22:32

A starving polar bear that was seen scavenging for food in a Russian industrial city has been captured A polar bear, initially believed to have wandered hundreds of miles from the Arctic, instead may have been raised in captivity by pelt traders, experts say....
2019-06-20 15:32

GenDyn nets $497M for submarine, carrier industrial base development, expansion General Dynamics Electric Boat was awarded a $497 million contract to grow the industrial base to support development and construction of Columbia- and Virginia-class submarines, and Ford-class aircraft carriers....
2019-05-22 00:32

Vulnerabilities in industrial control systems surface lack of basic security hygiene Standard security practices among IT companies do not necessarily carry over to the IT departments of other firms, leading to products sold without basic security measures in place....
2019-05-31 03:48

Dance teacher 'frozen' in fear as stalker tracked her on Tube in two-year ordeal A dance teacher was the victim of a two-year campaign of harassment by a "fixated" church volunteer who declared his attraction to her, a court heard....
2019-05-24 21:32

China steel hub Hebei moves 2019 industrial capacity cutting targets forward China's top steelmaking province of Hebei has moved up the target dates for cutting industrial capacity and relocating plants by two months to the end of October, the provincial environmental department said....
2019-07-08 13:16

Polar bear found hundreds of miles from home in Russian industrial city – video Residents of Norilsk in northern Siberia have been stunned by the sight of a starving polar bear hundreds of miles from its natural Arctic habitat. People captured footage of the bear as it searched a garbage dump for food. The climate crisis has bee...
2019-06-19 21:32

Elephant and Castle: Emergency services descend on busy Tube station after man 'sprayed with substance' Emergency services descended on a busy London Tube station this morning after a man was "sprayed with a substance" in a robbery in front of shocked commuters....
2019-06-19 12:32

Central Line delays: Chaos as commuters trapped underground 'for over an hour' after Tube breakdown Commuters travelling in east London have faced chaos after a Central Line failure left "babies and elderly people stuck" underground for up to an hour....
2019-08-23 02:16

Graffiti vandal tells how he turned his life around from tagging Tube trains at night to photographing life on the Bakerloo line A graffiti vandal who was jailed after spraying his distinctive tag across the Tube network today tells how he turned his life around to become a photographer documenting the Bakerloo line....
2019-05-26 21:01

TfL Tube driver who left doors open as he drove at 40mph 'zoned out' after skipping breakfast, investigation reveals A Tube driver who failed to notice his train doors were open as he drove at 40mph had "zoned out" after skipping breakfast, an investigation revealed today....
2019-07-10 16:16

Photo of 'hero' woman in sunglasses sipping pink gin from wine glass on Tube goes viral... but sparks warning from TfL A photo of a woman elegantly sipping what appears to be a glass of gin while wearing sunglasses on the Tube has gone viral, but sparked a warning from TfL bosses today....
2019-06-20 17:00

TfL Tube delays: travel chaos as Jubilee line part-suspended after 'fire alert' at Bond Street station Commuters travelling into central London are facing travel chaos this morning after a fire alert at Bond Street station left the Jubilee line part suspended....
2019-05-23 15:01

Twitter is obsessed with the 'Salmon Cannon,' a tube that shoots fish over dams. Here's how it works People on Twitter are volunteering to be the first to test out the Salmon Cannon, a tube that shoots fish over dams that block their migratory path.        ...
2019-08-13 11:48

Tube pusher's victim 'incredibly guilty' he didn't prevent second attack on former Eurotunnel boss, 91 A tube passenger pushed by a stranger towards an oncoming train in an attempted murder said he is wracked with "incredible guilt" that he could not stop the attacker shoving a second man onto the tracks....
2019-06-19 12:32

China June industrial output up 6.3% year-on-year, beats forecasts, retail sales up 9.8% China's industrial output grew 6.3% in June from a year earlier, official data showed on Monday, picking up from May's 17-year low and handily beating market expectations....
2019-07-15 08:32

GE was the most popular industrial stock for hedge funds last quarter. Here are 9 firms that likely took a beating after the stock tanked on fraud claims. (GE) AP Images / Richard Drew Hedge funds scooped up more shares of General Electric in the second quarter than any other company in the industrial sector. The funds were most likely trying to buy the dip as the stock has shed more than 60% of its marke...
2019-08-17 19:00

Ask the Captain: Why would an airline fly a plane with just one passenger? While it may seem silly to fly a nearly-empty plane, airlines do it anyway because the flight needs to be somewhere the next day or to move cargo.       ...
2019-08-14 19:00

Quiet supersonic passenger airplane unveiled Lockheed Martin Aeronautics has revealed plans for its Quiet Supersonic Technology Airliner, or QSTA, that will leverage its joints research with NASA to create a passenger airplane capable of Mach 1.8....
2019-06-20 15:16

U.S. Suspends Passenger and Cargo Flights to Venezuela The Department of Homeland Security said the country’s instability created conditions that “threaten the safety and security of passengers, aircraft, and crew.”...
2019-05-21 15:48

When A Turtle Nearly Got Sucked Into Passenger Plane's Engine A turtle that wandered onto the runway at the Gold Coast Airport in Australia, caused more than a few problems for travellers on board an Adelaide-bound flight, authorities said on Friday....
2019-07-05 19:16

Passenger dies after speeding van crashes into backhoe Shocking photos show the wreckage of a minivan that careened into a construction vehicle Wednesday morning in Brooklyn, killing a passenger and injuring the driver, police said. The 31-year-old driver of the red Dodge was traveling at apparent high s...
2019-07-31 19:00

South Africa seizes Air Tanzania passenger jet South African authorities seized an Airbus passenger jet operated by Air Tanzania, forcing the state-run airline to cancel a flight to Dar es Salaam....
2019-08-25 22:00

Deranged passenger arrested for trying to break into cockpit The crew and passengers aboard a Delta flight detained a lunatic who tried to barge into the cockpit — shouting that he “came to save the world” and forcing the New York-bound flight to return to Puerto Rico, police and the airline said. ...
2019-07-03 19:48

Bus driver speaks out after angry passenger pulls gun on him The MTA bus driver who had a gun pulled on him because he didn’t pick up an unhinged passenger told The Post he’s relieved to know the hothead has been busted — but warned that more needs to be done to protect transit workers. “This guy d...
2019-08-10 09:16

Passenger opens plane exit instead of toilet A passenger on a UK-Pakistan flight at Manchester Airport caused severe delays after opening the emergency exit door in an attempt to reach the bathroom while the plane was still on the ground....
2019-06-10 12:16

Airline to test electric passenger planes Aviation company Ampaire has begun retrofitting Cessna 337 Skymaster aircraft with electric engines to create the Ampaire Electric EEL -- what could be the first commercially viable hybrid passenger airplane....
2019-07-31 21:48

Passenger Vehicle Sales Slowdown: 10 Things You Need To Know The auto industry has been witnessing a slowdown for the last nine months and lakhs of jobs are at risk. The government has decided to come up with a revival package for the industry....
2019-08-14 20:00

Man accused of fatally shooting Uber driver and another passenger A Maryland man has been arrested in connection with the fatal shooting of his Uber driver and another passenger, the Prince George's County Police Department said Wednesday....
2019-08-29 21:00

Passenger feared to have fallen overboard on cruise ship A huge search operation was launched after a tourist in pink pajamas — possibly an American teenager — fell off a cruise ship in the middle of the Mediterranean Sea, according to passengers and reports. The Norwegian Epic was due to dock ...
2019-06-09 16:01

Passenger’s mid-flight meltdown caused hijack scare A woman who stormed a cockpit while yelling “I’ll kill you all!” — forcing two fighter jets to intercept the Turkey-bound flight — has been slapped with a $105,000 airline bill, according to reports. Chloe Haines, 25, was accused by British airline J...
2019-07-18 19:00

Easyjet passenger pictured sitting on seat with no back EasyJet passengers told of their shock today after a picture emerged of a woman apparently sitting in a seat with no back to it on a flight from London....
2019-08-06 22:16

Plane passenger throws laptop at boyfriend for ‘looking at other women’ A crazed airplane passenger threw a laptop at her boyfriend’s head on a packed jet — enraged at him looking at other women. A viral video watched more than 4 million times by Tuesday caught the expletive-filled fight between the couple as other...
2019-07-23 23:16

Flames: Passenger carry-on bag ignites at airport checkpoint CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Authorities at a West Virginia airport say a passenger’s carry-on bag ignited as it was going through a security checkpoint. The Yeager Airport in Charleston says two lithium batteries attached to a charger in the bag c...
2019-06-13 01:32

Passenger anger as tens of thousands hit by BA systems failure More than 500 flights cancelled or delayed by IT glitch affecting London airports British Airways was facing passenger anger on Wednesday as more than 500 flights were cancelled or delayed as a result of a systems failure.In the latest in a series of...
2019-08-09 09:16

U.K. Airline Fines Unruly Passenger $106,000 for ‘Dangerous Behavior’ Jet2 said the disruptive conduct of Chloe Haines, 25, had forced the deployment of two military jets to escort her flight back to an airport near London....
2019-07-18 17:16

Government Mulling On Reducing Tax Rates For Passenger Vehicles SIAM and several automakers have asked for GST rates to be reduced on passenger vehicles and peg them under 18 per cent tax slab instead of 28 per cent....
2019-09-03 16:00

Snake Flies From Florida To Hawaii, Hiding In Passenger's Bag A small snake managed to get a free trip to Hawaii - by hiding in a passenger's bag. The juvenile snake was found in slithering out of the traveller's bag after he showed up at his rental in Maui on......
2019-06-14 10:16

Cabbie describes coaching passenger through childbirth in his taxi The Big Apple cabbie who calmly coached a woman through childbirth in the back of his car — and who didn’t even get a tip for his trouble — said he was left with a $190 cleanup bill. Livery driver Luis Leonardo, 34, told The Post th...
2019-08-01 20:32

Flight diverted to Oklahoma City due to unruly passenger OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Police say an American Airlines flight from Pittsburgh to Dallas/Fort Worth was diverted to Oklahoma City because of a drunken, unruly passenger. The airline says the flight landed in Oklahoma City at about 11:30 p.m. Sunday and ...
2019-06-19 21:48

Cruise line says search for passenger in Mediterranean ended MADRID (AP) — A cruise operator says a passenger went overboard during a voyage in the Mediterranean Sea and a search for the missing Korean woman has been called off without her being found. Norwegian Cruise Line tweeted a photographed statement Sun...
2019-06-09 17:48

NTSB: NYC crash probe includes passenger interview An air safety investigator says an earlier passenger in a helicopter that crashed into a Manhattan skyscraper, killing the pilot, said nothing seemed out of the ordinary. (June 11)        ...
2019-06-12 01:48

The Electric Porsche Taycan Packs Five Screens And One Is Just For The Passenger Just ahead of the debut of maybe the first true Tesla competitor, the Porsche Taycan, the Stuttgart-based automaker shared official photos of the EV sedan’s interior. It’s filled with five screens, one of which is solely for the passenger, and the di...
2019-08-23 06:48

12 Killed In Indonesia Bus Crash After Argument Between Passenger, Driver Twelve people were killed and dozens more injured in an Indonesian traffic accident on Monday after a bus passenger tried to wrest control of the steering wheel following an argument with the driver,......
2019-06-17 13:32

Screeners find 6 smoke grenades in airline passenger’s bag NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Transportation Security Administration screeners at Newark Liberty International Airport discovered six smoke grenades in a passenger’s carry-on bag as he attempted to board a flight to the Dominican Republic. The TSA says a...
2019-06-18 13:32

There's 'enormous' growth in passenger demand in Asia: IATA Asia is "exposed" to the consequences of global trade wars, but passenger demand could help "compensate" for the impact that protectionist measures have on the airlines' cargo business, says Alexandre de Juniac, CEO of the International Air Tran...
2019-06-03 11:32

FAA Seeks to Enable Return of Supersonic Passenger Aircraft The agency aims to eliminate regulatory hurdles that effectively have stymied a number of startups and established aerospace companies from testing new commercial supersonic designs in U.S. airspace....
2019-06-18 01:32

Lufthansa CEO sees no 'Greta Effect' on passenger numbers German airline Lufthansa expects passenger numbers to rise about 4% this year, its chief executive told a newspaper, playing down talk that public support for teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg might be curbing air travel....
2019-07-14 14:16

Drunk passenger faces six years in jail for ‘air hooliganism’ A drunk passenger was banned for life from flying on the Russian airline Aeroflot after he broke a flight attendant’s leg during a fight over a cigarette, a report said on Monday. Maxim Pashnin boarded a flight from Siberia to Moscow last week ...
2019-05-21 17:32

Pilot, passenger die in small plane crash in Alaska KETCHIKAN, Alaska — Authorities say a pilot and a single passenger have died after a small plane crashed Monday near Ketchikan. Ketchikan Gateway Borough spokeswoman Deanna Thomas says in a release that the Taquan Air operated Beaver floatplane crash...
2019-05-21 17:32

Virgin Galactic reaches space again - this time with a passenger The first test passenger has gone to the edge of space aboard Virgin Galactic’s Unity space plane, a key milestone in the firm’s quest to send paying customers to space...
2019-05-21 18:32

BA faces £183m fine over passenger data breach ICO says personal data of 500,000 customers was stolen from website and mobile app British Airways is to be fined more than £183m by the Information Commissioner’s Office after hackers stole the personal data of half a million of the airline’s custom...
2019-07-08 11:48

This Oddly Cute Little Car Was the First Mass-Produced 4x4 Passenger Car Even Before the Jeep Four-wheel drive vehicles have been around longer than you may realize; there were experiments by Joseph Diplock in 1893, and the first real car Ferdinand Porsche engineered, the 1900 Lohner-Porsche Mixed Hybrid, was a 4WD hybrid electric car. When w...
2019-05-23 08:16

Tata Motors' Passenger Vehicle Sales Down By 31% In July 2019 Tata Motors' cumulative sales in the domestic market for the fiscal (April 2019 -July 2019) were at 47,430 units, a drop of 32 per cent, compared to units sold, in the same period last year....
2019-08-02 10:00

Instagram’s ‘hottest doctor’ saves passenger’s life on flight When a medical emergency arose on a flight to the Holy Land, a celebrity doctor rose to the occasion and saved the life of a passenger who was traveling to Israel as part of the Birthright program. Dr. Mikhail Varshavski, a 29-year-old New York physi...
2019-07-08 19:00

Mini horse delights passenger on American Airlines flight A passenger on an airplane saw something that made him stop and say, “Hay!” Evan Nowak said he noticed an unusual traveler while flying on an American Airlines flight from Chicago to Omaha. Apparently, another passenger brought a miniature horse on t...
2019-09-03 18:48

M&M Profit Drops On Worst Quarter For Passenger Vehicles In 18 Years M&M sold 1,23,690 units of passenger vehicles in quarter ended June 30, down 5.2% from 1,30,484 passenger vehicles sold in the same period last year....
2019-08-07 11:16

GoAir Passenger Not Allowed To Board Plane For Refusing To Be Frisked Low-cost carrier GoAir on Tuesday said it did not allow a passenger to board an aircraft at the Bagdogra airport in West Bengal after he refused to undergo a mandatory second security check and......
2019-08-13 21:48

Spirit Airlines passenger banned for life after vaping on flight A 30-year-old Spirit Airlines passenger on a flight from Detroit to New Orleans recently got himself banned for life after deciding to take a smoke break in the plane's bathroom....
2019-06-09 13:16

NEC's passenger drone takes a short test flight in Japan Japan is eager to become a leader in the passenger drone industry. NEC Corp nudged the nation a step closer to that goal Monday with a demo of a people-carrying quadcopter, which stayed in the air for about a minute. The company operated the flight i...
2019-08-06 00:16

Putin orders suspension of passenger flights from Russia to Georgia Russian President Vladimir Putin has temporarily banned passenger flights from Russia to Georgia, the Kremlin said on Friday following an outbreak of unrest in Tbilisi triggered by the visit of a Russian lawmaker....
2019-06-22 00:32

Passenger opens plane emergency exit, mistaking it for the toilet A passenger on a UK-Pakistan flight caused severe delays at Manchester Airport after opening the emergency exit door before the flight took off, thinking it was the toilet....
2019-06-10 18:16

Pilot, passenger injured in Oregon small airplane crash MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — Authorities say the pilot and a passenger were injured after a small plane has crashed in Medford. The Medford Mail Tribunereports the pilot and passenger of the private plane sustained minor injuries about 1 p.m. Saturday when t...
2019-06-09 03:32

Revolting passenger uses bare feet to browse airplane movies Here’s an excellent reminder to sanitize your airplane touch screen. A viral video circulating on Twitter shows a Delta passenger using his bare feet to scroll through movies on the screen in front of him. The clip was shared by New York-based ...
2019-07-16 21:32

Uber driver busted for sexually abusing young passenger A Connecticut Uber driver was arrested for sexually assaulting a juvenile passenger he was driving home, police said. The driver, 31-year-old Dwaine Miller, picked up the girl from a party on Stonewall Lane in Fairfield on Saturday and began making u...
2019-07-17 03:32

Southwest is giving away a Nintendo Switch to one lucky passenger every day for a month Southwest Airlines kicked off its new Lets Play Getaway sweepstakes in a pretty dramatic fashion. The deal is, every day through Aug. 13 the Dallas-based air carrier will be giving away a Nintendo Switch as well as a digital copy of Super Mario Maker...
2019-07-20 02:01

‘The people applaud him’: Amlo receives in-flight serenade from passenger Mexican president was thanked with an ode while aboard a low-cost flight to TepicWhen Andrés Manuel López Obrador put his presidential Boeing up for sale last year and pledged to travel economy class around Mexico, it was part of a budget-slashing po...
2019-05-30 04:01

Watch: Roller coaster passenger catches flying phone at 80 mph An on-board camera on a roller coaster at a Spanish amusement park captured the moment a New Zealand man snatched another passenger's dropped phone out of midair....
2019-09-06 04:00

Visionary Or Vile? Pic Of Passenger Lying Under Airplane Seats Is Viral A photograph of a passenger lying under airplane seats has divided the Internet. The picture was shared on the Instagram account 'Passenger Shaming'....
2019-09-12 19:00

Aeroflot crew member winds up with broken leg after altercation with passenger An intoxicated passenger on a recent Russian airline flight attempted to break into the cockpit and broke an employee's leg in the process.        ...
2019-05-21 14:48

Airline under fire for allegedly refusing to accommodate passenger with autism Man says crew of Delta connecting partner SkyWest did not allow his brother, who has nonverbal autism, to sit with a family memberDelta and their connection partner airline, SkyWest, are the latest airlines to come under fire for discrimination, over...
2019-08-21 08:00

Delta Air Lines crew detains passenger who tried to enter the cockpit A Delta Air Lines crew detained a passenger who tried to enter the cockpit in an incident that forced a New York-bound plane to return to Puerto Rico.       ...
2019-07-05 20:00

Passenger Disgusted To Find Dried Vomit On Airplane Seat A passenger was horrified to find his seat covered in what appeared to be dried vomit during a British Airways flight from London Heathrow airport to Seattle....
2019-06-06 12:48

GM and Michelin will bring airless tires to passenger cars by 2024 Airless tires for everyday cars might soon be far more practical. GM and Michelin have unveiled a prototype of Uptis (Unique Puncture-proof Tire System), a Michelin-made tire intended for passenger cars. It looks like Tweel and other air-free conce...
2019-06-05 07:16

A passenger jet pilot swerved to avoid drone near Gatwick Airport A passenger jet approaching London's Gatwick Airport was forced to take evasive action after the pilot noticed a drone ahead, a near-miss report has revealed....
2019-08-28 19:48

Mali jihadists say attack on passenger bus was targeting French troops A Mali-based al Qaeda affiliate said a landmine it planted that killed 14 civilians when it exploded under a passenger bus was intended to target French troops....
2019-09-11 21:00

Audi recalls 144,092 vehicles over malfunctioning passenger airbag sensors Oxidation on the connecting cable of the passenger occupant detection system can cause software to fail to detect occupants and disable the passenger airbag, the recall notice said....
2019-08-02 18:32

Another Air Canada passenger claims she was left on plane when crew forgot about her Less than a week after Air Canada admitted to leaving a passenger stranded on one of its planes, another woman is coming forward with her own similarly concerning tale. Pamela Prescod, 69, claims she was left stranded on an aircraft operated by Air C...
2019-06-28 21:48

2 Killed After Russian Passenger Plane Skids off Runway and Crashes (MOSCOW) — A small passenger plane skidded off a runway in eastern Siberia on Thursday, killing two crewmembers and injuring dozens of passengers. The An-24 plane, carrying 43 passengers, experienced an engine failure and crash-landed in the to...
2019-06-27 22:32

Honda enhances passenger-side safety with Autoliv's next-gen airbag Honda's new airbag, co-developed with Swedish supplier Autoliv, utilizes four major components, unlike conventional passenger-side airbags that use one inflatable part, to reduce the probability of injuries in a wider variety of frontal crashes....
2019-08-23 21:00

British Airways receives record fine for passenger data breach The UK's Information Commissioner's Office has slapped British Airways with a massive fine over a data breach that saw customer credit card data get stolen. It is the largest fine the office has ever handed out....
2019-07-08 13:48

Cab driver slapped with massive legal fees after inheriting passenger’s estate A taxi driver who inherited a passenger’s entire estate has been slapped with a huge legal bill after the will was overturned after a bitter legal battle. The bizarre story began years ago when UK taxi driver Dean Hughes agreed to transport 348-pound...
2019-06-11 22:16

Delta passenger gets flight all to himself and shares epic video of personalized experience These days, it's rare to get your row to yourself, let alone the whole plane. But that's what happened during director Vincent Peone's Delta flight.       ...
2019-08-14 00:48

Passenger Puts Bare Foot Near Baby's Face, Enrages Internet An image on the Internet has enraged thousands of social media users, for it shows one passenger on a flight putting their bare foot very close to a baby's face....
2019-08-29 23:00

Passenger Vehicle Sales Plunge 31%, Steepest Fall In 2 Decades: 10 Points Domestic passenger vehicles sales in India plunged 30.98 per cent to 2,00,790 units last month, data from industry body SIAM or Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers revealed on Tuesday. The drop......
2019-08-13 21:48

Spirit Airlines passenger sets off plane smoke detector with e-cigarette A Spirit Airlines passenger was banned from the airline for life after setting off a plane's smoke detector with an e-cigarette, according to a police report....
2019-06-10 03:16

Airline passenger accidentally opens emergency exit while searching for the toilet Flying can be pretty stressful. You’ve got all your bags and whatnot, plus the snacks you grabbed in the airport terminal, a magazine or six, and you’re already a little tipsy from two hours at the airport bar… what, just me? Anywa...
2019-06-11 20:16

Woman arrested after RAF jets escort passenger plane back to London A woman has been arrested after two Royal Air Force (RAF) jets were forced to escort a passenger plane back to London following severe disruption on board shortly after take-off....
2019-06-23 21:48

China could be the first in the world to start regular flights on pilotless passenger drones Chinese startup Ehang says its autonomous passenger drones could soon be flying in the skies of China's biggest cities, making the country one of the first in the world to roll out such a project....
2019-08-28 11:00

India's Monthly Passenger Vehicle Sales Log Worst-Ever Drop In August Auto companies' heads urged New Delhi to revive the sector, crippled by sluggish demand resulting in hundreds of thousands of job cuts, at a conference last week....
2019-09-09 23:16

California Lyft driver accused of raping intoxicated passenger: report A Lyft driver in San Mateo, Calif., is accused of raping an intoxicated passenger early Saturday morning after police said he brought the woman from a bar back to his home during a trip, a report said....
2019-08-12 10:32

Aer Lingus passenger reunited with parents' ashes after luggage mishap The airline briefly lost the bag containing the ashes of Bob Gilmour's parents. He and his family were returning to Ireland to spread their ashes.       ...
2019-08-08 19:16

Scientists spot bizarre shape-shifting jellyfish, and it’s carrying a passenger For scientists exploring the deepest reaches of Earth’s oceans, surprises are hiding around just about every corner. Poking around on the ocean floor is difficult, and much of the wildlife that calls those deep waters home remains unidentified....
2019-09-18 09:32

Black man sues American Airlines for removing him from first class over passenger's dog A black man is suing American Airlines for discrimination after he was removed from first class over his allergy to a fellow passenger’s support dog.       ...
2019-09-04 19:16

Air Canada Is ‘Reviewing’ How a Sleeping Passenger Was Left on a Locked, Parked Plane Air Canada said Sunday it’s looking into how crew members could have disembarked from a plane without noticing a sleeping passenger who was left behind. The airline was responding to an incident involving a woman who described waking up “...
2019-06-27 23:01

Delta passenger suing over alleged attack by emotional-support dog: report A Delta Air Lines passenger who was allegedly attacked by a fellow passenger’s emotional support dog in 2017 is now suing the airline after dealing with injuries to his face and upper body, according to a report....
2019-05-29 09:16

Airline passenger identified after storming cockpit, sparking hijack alert The airline passenger who stormed the cockpit and threatened to “kill everyone” on a Turkey-bound flight has been identified, according to a report. Chloe Haines, 25, sparked a hijack alert on a June 22 flight with Jet2 airlines when she ...
2019-07-06 06:16

Passenger's ‘CALL 911’ sign leads to arrest of alleged kidnapper, police say The woman in the passenger seat of a vehicle at a gas station near New York City was holding a sign that said, “Please call 911, CALL 911.” A witness at the gas station saw the sign and contacted police....
2019-05-30 13:32

Ex-Uber driver found guilty of raping intoxicated female passenger A former Uber driver was found guilty Thursday of raping an intoxicated female passenger after picking her up from a Pennsylvania casino earlier this year....
2019-08-17 05:16

Passenger caught on video attacking Lyft driver for going too slow to hospital Cops are looking for a man who attacked his Lyft driver after demanding he go faster on the way to a Queens hospital last Thursday. The caught-on-camera beating of Eduardo Madiedo occurred as he drove the suspect and an unidentified woman to Mount Si...
2019-05-28 08:32

Russian pilot hailed after 'miracle' landing of passenger jet following bird strike A Russian airliner carrying 226 passengers made an emergency landing outside Moscow on Thursday after hitting a flock of birds during take-off, causing both engines to malfunction, according to the airline. ...
2019-08-16 15:16

Watch: Lone passenger on Delta flight chronicles 'private jet' experience A New York man who caught a flight from Colorado to Utah chronicled his experience on video when he turned out to be the only passenger on the plane....
2019-08-15 02:00

A Passenger Was Fined $105,000 and Banned for Life for ‘Extremely Disruptive Behavior’ on an Airplane An unruly passenger has been billed $105,000 after her “extremely disruptive behavior” caused a flight to be diverted with a military escort. British budget carrier Jet2 accused passenger Chloe Haines of “a catalogue of aggressive, ...
2019-07-19 15:00

Ryanair cuts 2020 passenger forecast, fearing Boeing MAX delays Europe's largest budget airline Ryanair has cut its forecast for passenger numbers next summer, blaming possible further delays in deliveries of Boeing 737 MAX planes....
2019-07-16 10:00

Cruise ship worker jumps into sea to rescue passenger who fell overboard A cruise ship crew member dove into the water to rescue a passenger who had fallen overboard in Italy. The Irish woman, who has not been identified, reportedly fell from the MSC Seaview cruise ship on Monday while it was at the Italian city of Genoa....
2019-06-22 01:16

Viral Video Of Passenger Using Feet On In-Flight Screen Horrifies Twitter A video currently going viral has horrified netizens. Shared by crime novelist Alafair Burke, the footage, taken during a flight, shows a man using his feet to swipe through in-flight entertainment......
2019-07-18 10:48

Passenger On Pak Airlines Flight Opens Emergency Door By Mistake: Report Over three dozen passengers aboard a Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight were offloaded after one of them mistakenly opened the emergency door of the aircraft on the runway at the Manchester......
2019-06-09 14:16

Norwegian Cruises authorities are searching for cruise ship passenger who went overboard near Spain SVEIN OVE EKORNESVAAG/AFP/Getty Images Authorities are reportedly searching for a cruise ship passenger who went overboard in the Mediterranean Sea. NBC News reported that Cruise Norwegian launched a rescue mission Saturday after receiving a report ...
2019-06-10 01:16

Rail firm faces £1m fine over passenger killed as he leaned out of train window One of London's biggest train firms is facing a hefty fine over the death of a passenger who suffered catastrophic injuries when he put his head out of an unlocked carriage window....
2019-07-16 13:32

Norwegian Epic cruise passenger goes overboard in Mediterranean Sea; search for woman called off A woman went overboard from the Norwegian Epic cruise ship in the Mediterranean Sea over the weekend, and in a grim development, officials called off the search for her on Sunday....
2019-06-10 01:00

A former Lyft driver is behind bars after he allegedly pointed a gun at a passenger Friday night in Wisconsin (WTMJ) A former Lyft driver is now behind bars after he allegedly pointed a gun at a passenger in Wisconsin. The two passengers who reported the incident said it happened Friday night after they asked the driver to make a U-turn. When an argument beg...
2019-07-23 10:16

Lyft Passenger Caught on Video Assaulting Driver Inside Moving Vehicle Rideshare drivers don’t have it easy, but few have had to put up with the nightmare scenario Eduardo Madiedo experienced recently in Queens, New York. Read more......
2019-05-28 20:48

Southwest Airlines Publicly Tweeted a Passenger's Personal Flight Number—and Then Doubled Down When it comes to getting a customer service issue resolved as quickly as possible, publicly tweeting at a company can be quite effective. You’d certainly hope, however, that the company wouldn’t respond by publicly sharing your sensitive data—as Sout...
2019-08-10 04:16

Drunken passenger ordered to pay $172K for forcing Hawaiian Airlines plane to land An airplane passenger whose drunken behavior on a Hawaiian Airlines flight forced the plane to land mid-flight has been ordered to pay the airline $172,000. Kyong Chol Kim was sentenced on Wednesday to six months in jail and ordered to pay the hefty ...
2019-07-06 06:16

Caught On Camera: Passenger Plane Overshoots Runway, Hits Lighting Units A video of a passenger plane overshooting the runway during take-off has gone viral online. The incident occurred at Moscow's Domodedovo Airport early on Monday....
2019-08-13 11:16

China Executes Ride-Hailing Firm's Driver In Rape, Murder Of Passenger China executed a man for raping and murdering a 19-year-old female passenger who reserved a ride in his car from Didi Chuxing, the country's largest ride-hailing platform....
2019-08-31 15:32

SEE IT: NFL star Cam Newton offers airline passenger $1500 to switch seats, and is rejected NFL star Cam Newton’s alleged offer to a passenger to switch seats aboard a 10-hour flight from Paris in exchange for $1,500 was turned down, and the encounter was captured on video....
2019-06-24 09:48

Poor Passenger Vehicle Sales Bring Maruti Suzuki's Total Numbers Down By 22% In May 2019 Maruti Suzuki India has reported yet another de-growth in monthly sales for May 2019, with the company selling just 134,641 units last month, compared to the 172,512 vehicles sold in May 2018,......
2019-06-01 13:00

38% of flight attendants said in a new survey that they were physically abused by a passenger taking medication during the past year Leonhard Foeger/Reuters Flight attendants reported a significant amount of verbal and physical misconduct during the prior year from passengers who had taken medication in a new study from Direct Line Insurance Group. 38% of respondents said they ha...
2019-05-21 14:48

Spirit Airlines bans passenger whose e-cigarette set off a plane's smoke alarm: reports Spirit Airlines has banned a traveler who set off a plane's smoke alarm after using an e-cigarette, according to multiple reports.       ...
2019-06-10 07:48

Virgin Atlantic flight forced to land after passenger’s backup battery burst into flames There are few things in this world more panic-inducing than realizing your smartphone battery is about to die in the middle of a long flight. Being left with nothing but an in-flight movie to occupy yourself is a fate worse than just about anything, ...
2019-07-06 03:16

Uber passenger's death draws attention to 'vomit fraud' allegations in ride-hailing business The fatal St. Patrick's Day shooting of an Uber passenger in New Mexico, which allegedly followed an argument over a fee imposed for vomit in the back seat of the driver's car, has drawn attention to a broader "vomit fraud" trend in the ride-hailing ...
2019-05-31 14:32

Carnival Cruise Line wouldn't let passenger off ship after 'major' heart attack, lawsuit alleges The world's largest cruise operator is being sued by the family of a 65-year-old passenger who died after allegedly not being allowed off the ship to receive medical treatment for a heart attack....
2019-06-13 15:32

Car Sales August 2019: Tata Motors Registers 58 Per Cent Drop In Passenger Vehicle Volumes The slowdown in the auto sector is gravely affecting manufacturers and Tata Motors is the latest OEM to announce a massive decline in volumes. The company registered a drop of 58 per cent in domestic......
2019-09-02 02:48

Fast friends: Tarmac worker plays rock-paper-scissors with passenger on plane in viral video A tarmac worker shown in a viral video helped a plane passenger pass some time with a few games of rock-paper-scissors.       ...
2019-08-13 07:48

Passenger Vehicle Inventories Reduced To 25 Days Even As CVs & Two-Wheelers Inventories Remain High: The slowdown in the auto sector has seen a major pile-up of inventories with dealers over the past months, which will get more and more difficult to clear as the BS6 deadline comes closer. However,......
2019-08-19 14:16

Unruly passenger hits flight attendant, then pukes during Delta flight to Paris A federal complaint says a man struck a flight attendant in the throat and then threw up during a Delta flight to Paris.        ...
2019-06-15 15:32

Passenger felt 'fat shamed' on Qantas flight despite exit-row rules A passenger says Qantas "fat shamed" him after asking him to move from an exit row. But flyers who need seat-belt extensions can't sit there.        ...
2019-05-23 21:16

Southwest passenger 'bombarded by inappropriate photos' from stranger on her flight Here's a good reason for iPhone users to disable AirDrop while on planes: A Texas woman forgot and another passenger sent her unsolicited nude photos.       ...
2019-06-15 08:48

'Spider-Man' star Tom Holland stepped in to help unconscious passenger during flight On-screen hero Tom Holland once had to rescue an unconscious plane passenger, the Spider-Man star shared on "Late Night With Seth Meyers."        ...
2019-06-27 19:00

Police hunt black cab driver after 'braking assault' on passenger Police want to trace a black cab driver who allegedly caused injuries to a passenger at London Bridge by braking "excessively" before dragging the customer out the vehicle....
2019-08-14 11:32

Southwest passenger 'bombarded by inappropriate photos' by stranger on her flight Here's a good reason for iPhone users to disable AirDrop while on planes: A Texas woman forgot and another passenger sent her unsolicited nude photos.       ...
2019-06-15 02:48

Plane passenger mistakes emergency exit for bathroom, deploys emergency slide A passenger aboard a Pakistan International Airlines flight mistook the emergency exit for the bathroom and canceled the flight.        ...
2019-06-11 01:16

See inside Uber's first passenger drone, which could eventually fly passengers at 150 mph while burning no fossil fuels (UBER) Uber Uber is unveiling its first visions for passenger aircraft. The company hopes to offer air services beyond helicopters as early as 2023. We spoke to executives about the first aircraft, a helicopter-airplane hybrid at the company's Elevate conf...
2019-06-11 23:16

Airline charges passenger over $100,000, alleges 'aggressive, abusive and dangerous behavior' A passenger accused of severe misbehavior on a Jet2 flight that had to return to London’s Stansted Airport has received a huge bill from the airline.       ...
2019-07-18 18:16

Flight attendant arrested after passenger alerts United: She 'appears to be quite drunk' A flight attendant on an Air Wisconsin flight operated by United Express was was charged with public intoxication after a flight from Chicago.       ...
2019-08-09 21:32

Airport security worker fired for passing note saying 'You ugly!!!' to a passenger Security video on YouTube shows a Greater Rochester International Airport security worker laughing after she gave a man a note that read 'You ugly!!!'        ...
2019-08-18 22:32

Nasty feet on a plane: Andy Richter exposes plane passenger airing his shoe-less parts Conan O'Brien sidekick Andy Richter was shocked to find his plane seat neighbor insisting on airing out his nasty bare feet.        ...
2019-08-21 11:32

EasyJet clarifies backless seat viral photo, asks passenger to remove photo from Twitter A photo of a woman sitting in a backless seat on a recent EasyJet flight has gone viral ‒ though the airline insists the seat wasn't in operation.       ...
2019-08-08 00:00

Flight attendant forces passenger to cover up outfit before getting on flight An American Airlines flight attendant forced a passenger to cover up her outfit while she was boarding a flight from Jamaica.       ...
2019-07-10 02:16

'The feel-good story we need today': Flight attendant helps passenger with screaming baby Screaming baby on a plane? No problem for one Frontier Airlines flight attendant, who gave a mom a break and adorably helped her baby calm down.       ...
2019-08-12 00:32

Car Sales June 2019: Sales Of Passenger Vehicles Down By 17.54% June 2019 has marked one full year of stumbling sales in the Indian auto industry. The passenger vehicle (PV) segment has recorded a slump of 17.54 per cent in June 2019 selling 225,732 units against......
2019-07-10 13:32

Alana Cutland death: Brit passenger desperately fought to stop Cambridge University student falling to her death from plane in Madagascar A plane passenger fought a desperate five-minute battle to stop Cambridge University student Alana Cutland falling to her death from a plane in Madagascar, police have said....
2019-08-01 17:16

Hurricane Dorian: Norwegian cruise passenger's wedding weekend 'completely destroyed' Tina Wolf was all set to go on the Sept. 1 Norwegian Breakaway cruise for her daughter's wedding — until Hurricane Dorian got in the way.       ...
2019-09-06 04:48

'We kind of couldn't believe it:' American passenger recounts 21-hour delay as airline struggles American Airlines blames flight woes on a slowdown by its mechanics to gain leverage in contract talks. The union denies it and blames management.       ...
2019-07-12 21:00

Gig Workers Win in California After the better part of year, California’s Senate today passed AB5, legislation that is expected to unravel the contractor business model of companies like Uber, Lyft, and Doordash. In a historic victory, workers for those companies and others like ...
2019-09-11 07:16

American Airlines sorry for forcing passenger to 'cover up' her 'inappropriate' outfit American Airlines apologized to and refunded a passenger after she called out the airline for forcing her to cover up an outfit deemed inappropriate.       ...
2019-07-10 00:32

Journalism Is an Action Many journalists are very indignant that Trump allies are reportedly combing through social media to identify embarrassing things they may have posted long ago that can be used to discredit them. In this case, I’m afraid, the outrage seems to be mis...
2019-08-26 20:00

Why PM Wants BJP Workers Across Country To Look At Tripura Prime Minister Narendra Modi today credited the BJP's winning streak in elections in Tripura to "the power of development politics", and asked party workers in other states to learn from the......
2019-08-02 10:00

More Than 20,000 AT&T Workers Have Walked Off the Job In Nine States More than 20,000 AT&T workers walked off the job in nine states to protest management’s behavior during recent contract negotiations. Members of the Communications Workers of America accused the company of stalling negotiations and “not bargainin...
2019-08-26 05:32

In California, Gig Workers Are About to Become Employees A bill would change the rules for classifying workers as employees, rather than contractors. It would affect Uber and Lyft, but also truckers and musicians....
2019-09-12 08:32

Looks Like UAW Workers Will Be Striking at Midnight Talks between General Motors and the United Auto Workers have broken down and a strike, just before midnight on Monday, is imminent. UAW spokesman Brian Rothenberg told The Associated Press that talks are planned to start at 10 a.m. on Monday but 49,...
2019-09-16 08:00

How do I ask my chatty co-workers to shut up? I work in a large office with the dreaded open-seating plan. Several co-workers regularly eat lunch at their desks and socialize as though they’re at a restaurant. The noise levels, personal conversations and overall chatter is distracting to those o...
2019-08-19 09:32

Here is what makes workers the happiest at every age A majority of workers consider the meaning of their work to be the most significant contributor to their overall happiness. However, there is a life-cycle component to what workers want from their job....
2019-07-16 19:16

All I Want To Do Is Play 16-Bit Action RPGs It was about two months ago when, reading the latest updates on the Sega Genesis Mini, I thought to myself: “Wouldn’t it be cool if the classic 16-bit action role-playing game Crusader of Centy was on this? That’s what I’d probably play first.” The n...
2019-06-03 23:48

Best TV 2019: the best TVs to buy for big screen action Best TV Buying Guide: Settle in for TechRadar's round-up of the best TV sets you can get your hands on in 2019.Picking a TV is no simple task. If you're a movie buff, this screen may end up as your best friend not just for the coming months...
2019-07-14 11:16

Best TV 2019: which TV should you buy for big screen action? Welcome to the Best TV Buying Guide: Get ready for TechRadar’s round-up of the best TV sets for your home in 2019. We may not even be halfway through the year yet, but it’s still been a great few months for the TV market. Plenty of...
2019-05-29 19:00

FDA says Juul ‘ignored the law’ and warns it may take action The Food and Drug Administration has put vaping giant Juul on notice with a pair of letters calling out the company for misleading statements about its products and ongoing targeting of teens. It is demanding written answers to a boatload of pertinen...
2019-09-10 06:16

Workers Flee Big Cities---and Take Their Jobs With Them People who do their jobs from home, freelance or frequently travel for work are fueling a renaissance in American cities that lie outside the major job hubs....
2019-09-09 17:16

Opinion: America is failing its workers With the 2020 presidential debates officially underway, the candidates need to be asked about their positions on some fundamental worker rights. The United States is the world's wealthiest nation, but when it comes to basic rights like paid leave and...
2019-07-01 17:16

Volkswagen Workers In Tennessee Reject UAW Yet Again For the second time in five years, workers at Volkswagen’s Chattanooga, Tenn. plant rejected a bid to join the United Auto Workers, delivering yet another blow to the union’s efforts at organizing foreign car plants in America....
2019-06-15 23:00

Workers who switch jobs make 5% more than they did before Some people switch jobs for different lifestyles. Some move to change careers. Regardless of the reason, it can often lead to more money.       ...
2019-07-31 21:48

‘Gig’ workers may live California dream The “gig economy” is on shaky ground in its own home state of California. Legislators there passed a landmark law on Wednesday that could force Uber, Lyft and other “gig economy” companies to classify their workers as employees rather than contractor...
2019-09-12 09:32

DoorDash to Workers: We'll Screw You Over to Your Face Now Back in March, following criticism over its wage model, DoorDash co-founder and CEO Tony Xu wrote in an internal letter that the company would be conducting surveys and roundtables with its workers about the controversial system. In an update this we...
2019-06-28 18:32

49,000 United Auto Workers strike against GM Over 49,000 members of the United Auto Workers walked off General Motors factory floors or set up picket lines early Monday as contract talks with the company deteriorated into a strike. Workers shut down 33 manufacturing plants in nine states. (Sept...
2019-09-16 16:00

Target hiring seasonal workers NBC NEWS-Target plans to hire 130,000 seasonal workers for the upcoming holiday season. That’s up from 120,000 last year. The minimum starting wage is at $13 dollars an hour. Employees will also get a 10 percent discount on store purchases. Th...
2019-09-12 13:48

More bodies recovered in Bahamas by U.S. aid workers The huge debris piles left by the storm are challenging for search and recovery teams, which cannot use bulldozers or other heavy equipment to search for the dead....
2019-09-10 04:16

General Motors Workers On Strike: Everything You Need To Know The United Auto Workers’ 46,000 General Motors employees are on strike as contract negotiations continue, and are overshadowed somewhat by a corruption scandal among union leaders. Here’s what you need to know for The Morning Shift of Monday, Sept. 1...
2019-09-16 16:32

Nearly 50,000 General Motors workers go on strike DETROIT — More than 49,000 members of the United Auto Workers walked off General Motors factory floors or set up picket lines early Monday as contract talks with the company deteriorated into a strike. Workers shut down 33 manufacturing plants in nin...
2019-09-16 17:48

1 in 3 workers would take a pay cut for unlimited time off: survey One in three workers would give up some of their pay in exchange for unlimited vacation, according to a survey from Allianz Global Assistance. But unlimited vacation might not be all it's cracked up to be....
2019-08-06 14:48

Chinese workers defiant during the trade war BEIJING — President Donald Trump may have struck a conciliatory tone in recent days, saying he was optimistic of making a deal to end his trade war with China. But on the streets of Beijing, the mood was mainly one of defiance at the tit-for-tat. ...
2019-09-07 05:00

A third of US workers seriously considered quitting their job in last three months A new survey of American workers from CNBC and SurveyMonkey reveals that one-third of employees have considered quitting in the past three months. Just 16% of these workers say they're "very satisfied" in their current job....
2019-07-16 15:48

Why some Amazon workers are going on strike on Prime Day At a time of rising activism among workers, some Amazon employees are using Prime Day to protest their pay, working conditions and a range of other issues....
2019-07-16 04:16

One Of The Most Iconic Photos Of American Workers Is Not What It Seems Eleven pairs of loafers were dangling over the New York City skyline. It was September of 1932, as the Great Depression was reaching its height. Unemployment and uncertainty could be felt throughout......
2019-09-02 10:16

A Prime Day for an Amazon workers' strike When Hibaq Mohamed started working at a new Amazon fulfillment center in Shakopee, Minnesota, in 2016, she was required to pack a minimum of about 160 boxes an hour with items ordered by the e-commerce giant's customers....
2019-07-12 06:00

This is how insurance is changing for gig workers and freelancers This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here. Business Insider Intelligence The gig economy is becoming a core el...
2019-08-09 13:48

Ford to lay off around 200 workers at Canadian plant Ford Motor Co will lay off about approximately 200 employees in September at a Canadian manufacturing plant in Oakville, Ontario, with the possibility of more layoffs in January, the company said on Friday....
2019-07-20 05:16

ICE Detains About 680 Workers in Mississippi Raids Trump immigration authorities detained about 680 people in Mississippi on Wednesday, according to law enforcement officials. Nearly 600 Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents swept seven different food processing plants in six cities in another s...
2019-08-08 11:00

Huawei's US research arm to lay off hundreds of workers The layoffs come about two months after the U.S. government put Huawei on a trade blacklist, making it illegal for its U.S. subsidiary to transfer sensitive technologies to its parent....
2019-07-22 23:16

80,000-Plus Kaiser Permanente Workers Are Going on Strike More than 80,000 unionized Kaiser Permanente employees plan to strike in October, marking the biggest labor action in the country in over two decades....
2019-09-17 09:32

CEOs got $800,000 pay raise, leaving workers further behind NEW YORK — Did you get a 7 percent raise last year? Congratulations, yours was in line with what CEOs at the biggest companies got. But for chief executives, that 7 percent was roughly $800,000. Pay for CEOs at S&P 500 companies rose to a median of $...
2019-05-25 01:00

These workers are saving the maximum in their 401(k) plans A handful of lucky taxpayers were able to make the maximum contribution to their retirement plans in 2016, according to the IRS. Here's what you should know about ramping up savings....
2019-08-01 22:32

Walmart's Robots Don't Appear to Be Going Over So Great With All of Its Workers Retail giants are increasingly turning over jobs and tasks performed in the past by human workers to a growing workforce of robots. A new report on this automation of jobs by Walmart says it’s led to a greater sense of tedium and unease among some hu...
2019-06-07 06:16

Black Desert brings its MMO action to PS4 PlayStation 4 owners have a new massively multiplayer online role-playing game option. Pearl Abyss announced today that Black Desert is now available on the PS4.Read More...
2019-08-22 22:48

Buy-sell action likely to rebound after falloff The number of transactions in the second quarter fell from a year ago but is expected to rise in the second half of the year, according to two companies that track deals....
2019-09-16 14:00

|Molefemissesdeadlinetopaybackpensionmoney,EPPFvows'prompt'action The Eskom Pension and Provident Fund has confirmed that it received no payment from former Eskom CEO Brian Molefe for the more than R10m he was paid by the fund....
2019-08-24 02:00

See the first under-display smartphone camera in action! Over the past year, smartphone makers have been getting creative with different ways to hide front-facing cameras. As bezels slim to the point that there was simply no room for a selfie snapper, companies resorted to out-there solutions such as pop-u...
2019-06-03 14:16

DJI is out-GoProing GoPro with its own action camera For a brief time, DJI and GoPro were partners — or at least uncomfortable allies. Way back in 2014, the companies were joined together with the intention of building a drone designed to capture athletes in motion. It must have seemed like a perfect ...
2019-05-21 14:38

NFL 100: Eye-catching images from 100 years of NFL action In celebration of the NFL’s 100th season, we put together a photo gallery of some of the most amazing, eye-catching images in the league’s history.       ...
2019-09-17 03:00

Sharapova to return to action in Mallorca "Former world number one Maria Sharapova is set to return to the tour after accepting a wildcard entry at the Mallorca Open, four months after undergoing surgery on her right shoulder."...
2019-06-10 17:32

Live-Action Games Are Having A Renaissance Full-motion video games have been around since the early days of VHS, but their implementation of real actors on camera usually felt like gimmicks. Now, though, the way developers are utilizing the strengths of real actors on camera is getting really...
2019-08-31 21:00

The Latest: Trump says still considering military action DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The Latest on tensions between the U.S. and Iran and in the Persian Gulf (all times local): 8 p.m. President Donald Trump says he’s still considering military action against Iran after it downed an unmanned U....
2019-06-22 22:33

PSG to take action after Neymar skips training "French champions Paris St Germain have said they will take action against Neymar after the Brazilian forward failed to report for training on Monday."...
2019-07-09 06:16

The best GoPro and action cameras in 2019 If you're looking for the best action camera, then you've come to the right place. Action cameras are unlike any other kind of camera. They're designed to be attached to helmets, surfboards, cars and other objects, and they're sma...
2019-09-01 09:16

Tariff Threats Aside, the Senate Is Where Action Goes to Die Mitch McConnell, the “grim reaper,” has made the Senate the place where legislation goes to die. So the chances that the Senate blocks President Trump’s tariffs on Mexico are slim....
2019-06-06 22:32

Bass fishing on the fly: Anglers in action Expert fishermen share tips on prime-bass fishing spots and what equipment to use to catch bass with a fly rod. (Don't knock it 'til you've tried it.)       ...
2019-06-10 23:16

Two new Motorola phones coming soon: One Action and One Pro Motorola is on fire this year and not without reason, as Lenovo recently announced that the US-based company is profitable once more. After successfully launching the One Vision, Motorola is readying at least two more mid-range devices.Back in April,...
2019-05-28 07:48

Motorola One Action vs Mi A3 vs Realme 5 Pro vs Vivo Z1 Pro Motorola One Action, Mi A3, and the Realme 5 Pro were all launched in India this week, with the Vivo Z1 Pro being launched last month. Here, we compare their price in India and their specifications....
2019-08-24 20:48

How Walmart and other big companies are trying to recruit more teenage workers Of Walmart's 1.4 million U.S. workers, less than 25,000 are in high school. So the company is rolling out the red carpet by offering free SAT and ACT prep, subsidizing a large chunk of their tuition, and the chance to earn some college credit....
2019-09-07 16:32

Let us bring in the workers we need to succeed, say bosses in plea to new PM A plea for the next prime minister to tear down Theresa May's hostile immigration rules and bring in the talent the country needs to succeed was made by a new coalition of business leaders and universities today....
2019-07-17 14:16

Uber drivers and other gig workers in California could get better pay under proposed law Uber, Lyft in the crosshairs as California lawmakers look to redefine part-time job rules to boost pay, benefits for drivers.        ...
2019-07-17 20:48

Amazon to spend $700 million to retrain a third of its US workers Amazon will provide technical training to about one-third of its US workforce at a cost of more than $700 million. Amazon, which like other companies has struggled to find technically qualified US employees, said it will provide its workers with the ...
2019-07-12 02:16

‘The Union Is Playing Some Hardball.’ Here’s Why GM Workers Are On Strike The United Auto Workers union is leading its first strike against General Motors in 12 years, digging in for a fight over jobs and benefits that could cost the carmaker dearly for an indefinite period. The strike that took effect at midnight may cost...
2019-09-17 14:00

Connected businesses ‘can give all workers a voice’ Workers across the world are feeling frustrated by a lack of communication between themselves and their bosses, according to new research.A report from Workplace by Facebook has found that today’s workforce is more dispersed than ever, with a ...
2019-05-22 16:48

GE Union Workers Reject Labor Deal Workers at several General Electric factories voted against a new contract, surprising the conglomerate and union leaders and likely sending them back to the bargaining table....
2019-07-11 03:32

Strike looming for General Motors workers The United Auto Workers union and General Motors remain far apart in ongoing negotiations in Detroit, raising the likelihood of a midnight strike, sources told The Post on Saturday night. UAW leaders are negotiating with GM at the Detroit Marriott, b...
2019-09-15 09:00

DOJ, ICE release 300 of nearly 700 workers detained in Mississippi raids Federal authorities have released 300 of the nearly 700 workers detained in the Mississippi immigration raids on Wednesday, according to officials. “Approximately 30 detained aliens were released yesterday on humanitarian grounds at the individ...
2019-08-09 04:48

People don’t want to see workers replaced by a robot—themselves excepted Enlarge / Robots are everywhere. (credit: NBC Universal) There has been extensive public discussions of how automation may fundamentally change the job market, eliminating so many positions that some sort of universal income will be required. While...
2019-08-07 17:00

GM workers to strike amid contract negotiation The United Auto Workers union says its contract negotiations with General Motors have broken down and its roughly 49,000 members will go on strike just before midnight on Sunday. (Sept. 15)       ...
2019-09-15 23:00

McDonald's Workers Say Time's Up On Sexual Harassment More than two dozen current and former McDonald's workers filed sexual harassment complaints Tuesday to confront what they say is widespread misconduct at the fast-food behemoth....
2019-05-22 04:32

Auto workers strike against GM in contract dispute More than 49,000 members of the United Auto Workers walk off General Motors factory floors or set up picket lines as contract talks with the company deteriorate into a strike (Sept. 16)        ...
2019-09-16 16:00

Ethiopia's garment workers are the least paid in the world With a range of economic incentives like the freshly built industrial parks for garment manufacturing, Ethiopia has positioned itself to become one of the world's top exporters of textile and garments....
2019-05-21 17:32

Seen by Indeed helps tech workers figure out their best job opportunities Indeed.com is launching a new platform, Seen by Indeed, that helps tech workers identify their skills and find interesting career opportunities.Read More...
2019-09-17 05:32

Turkish workers kidnapped at gunpoint in Nigeria bar Four Turkish construction workers were seized by gunmen in a bar as they relaxed over drinks in a remote village in Nigeria's middle belt, authorities told CNN....
2019-07-23 20:16

GM auto workers go on strike nationwide for more pay and better benefits The United Automobile Workers went on a nationwide strike against General Motors starting at midnight, Sept. 16, 2019.       ...
2019-09-17 16:00

Walmart Likely Discriminated Against Female Workers, EEOC Says Walmart likely discriminated against 178 female store workers by paying less or denying promotions because of their gender, the EEOC said in memos viewed by the Journal....
2019-09-17 23:16

Corruption probe on striking UAW workers' minds Striking General Motors workers say they wonder about their union’s leadership in the midst of a federal corruption investigation (Sept. 17)        ...
2019-09-17 23:48

UPDATE 1-Ford to lay off around 200 workers at Canadian plant Ford Motor Co will lay off about approximately 200 employees in September at a Canadian manufacturing plant in Oakville, Ontario, with the possibility of more layoffs in January, the company said on Friday....
2019-07-20 16:16

No rest for the workers: how the US is out of step on paid leave A survey of the 21 wealthiest countries has found that the US is the only one not to guarantee paid vacation timeOf the 21 wealthiest countries, the US is the only one not to guarantee workers paid leave, according to a recent report by the Center fo...
2019-06-18 13:16

City boosts pay for pre-K workers with $15 million deal Mayor Bill de Blasio and City Council Speaker Corey Johnson reached a three-year, $15 million deal with unions to boost the pay of early childhood educators working for nonprofits. “We cannot have a system where certified teachers at community-...
2019-07-09 23:32

Ford to lay off 185 workers at Canadian plant -union Ford Motor Co will lay off about 185 employees in September at a Canadian manufacturing plant in Oakville, Ontario, with the possibility of more layoffs in January, the union local said on Friday....
2019-07-20 16:16

Huawei's U.S. research arm sends workers packing Futurewei Technologies Inc, the U.S. research arm of China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd, began laying off workers on Monday, according to employees including one who spoke to Reuters as he left the company's Silicon Valley campus....
2019-07-22 23:48

Ford To Lay Off Arora Around 200 Workers At Canadian Plant Ford Motor Co will lay off about approximately 200 employees in September at a Canadian manufacturing plant in Oakville, Ontario, with the possibility of more layoffs in January, the company said on......
2019-07-21 09:48

Facebook workers 'possibly exposed to sarin gas' at US HQ Two Facebook workers have possibly been exposed to sarin gas at a mailing warehouse at the social media giant's HQ in California, fire officials say....
2019-07-02 02:00

UAW workers picketing GM must wait for $250 a week in strike pay UAW workers are entitled to $250 a week in strike pay. However, it's not available until after the 15th day of the strike, the UAW says.       ...
2019-09-16 23:48

KYTC Workers Compete In Roadeo Event LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– Kentucky Transportation Cabinet workers put their skills to the test Wednesday in an Olympics style competition. Workers from counties across district seven gathered in Lexington for the annual Roadeo event. The equipme...
2019-05-30 02:48

What's behind the US government's massive spending on temp workers In most ways, Christine Happel is doing what she imagined she'd be able to do with a PhD in molecular biology: Working at the National Institutes of Health, helping run a multi-million dollar program aimed at translating research on extracellular RNA...
2019-08-02 22:00

Logistics Recruiters Cast a Virtual Net for Workers Some logistics companies looking for workers in a tight U.S. job market are casting a virtual net, using a technique called geofencing to target people as they drive by sites or even park their cars in competitors’ lots....
2019-07-02 18:32

8 things cruise-ship workers want to tell passengers but can't mariakraynova/Shutterstock Like other employees in the hospitality industry, cruise-ship workers are tasked with making guests as happy as possible. That means workers can't always be honest with passengers about their behavior or the realities of w...
2019-09-03 01:32

Happy Labor Day, Here's Another Way Employers Take Advantage of Their Workers It’s Labor Day, which means it’s the perfect time for the Wall Street Journal to run a story about a way in which employers are scamming workers. The only problem is the Journal is pretending that the trick is a good way to “improve productivity” and...
2019-09-03 03:32

VW workers at Tenn. plant reject second UAW organizing bid For the second time in five years, a majority of hourly workers at Volkswagen's 8-year-old Chattanooga assembly plant has rejected a bid to unionize under the UAW, marking yet another union setback to organize employees at a foreign-owned assembly pl...
2019-06-15 04:32

VW's Tennessee workers vote against union representation Workers at Volkswagen AG's assembly plant in the state of Tennessee narrowly voted against union representation, dealing a fresh blow to the United Auto Workers' (UAW) efforts to unionize a foreign automaker's plant in the U.S. South....
2019-06-15 14:48

Tennessee Volkswagen workers reject unionization Factory workers at a Volkswagen plant in Tennessee have voted against unionizing. The vote dealt a blow to UAW efforts to gain a foothold among foreign auto facilities in the southern part of the United States....
2019-06-15 15:01

GM's first offer called for workers to pay 15% of health care tab The automaker first proposed that UAW members pay 15 percent of health care costs, sources said, well below the national average of 28 percent but far higher than the 3 to 4 percent workers currently pay....
2019-09-16 21:16

Pair of robbers posing as NYCHA workers rob man of $2.5K Two robbers posing as city housing workers stole $2,500 from a man in a housing complex on the West Side of Manhattan Wednesday afternoon, cops said. The men, wearing blue New York City Housing Authority uniforms, robbed the man at the Lillian Wald H...
2019-08-01 02:16

GM pushes for more temp workers as UAW talks loom GM's move to temporary workers sets up a hot summer of negotiations with the UAW as the two try to hash out a new labor deal in the coming months. The last contract was bargained over in better times....
2019-06-19 15:16

Don't leave rural workers out of the employment renaissance With its proposed food stamp work requirement rule, USDA has an opportunity to crack down on fraud and abuse while moving millions from welfare to work — but to fully leverage this opportunity, it needs to amend the proposed rule to make sure governm...
2019-07-12 23:00

Why stressed workers need four-day weeks – not wellness trends Spiralling work pressures make us sick. A debate about shorter hours is the answer, not gong baths or ‘mindful minutes’The latest wellness trend to assail us? “Gong baths.” For those unfamiliar with the term, a gong bath aims to provide spiritual nou...
2019-08-29 05:48

Amazon investing $700M to 'upskill' 100,000 workers Retail giant Amazon has said it will invest $700 million to train new workers for jobs like data mapping scientists, solutions architect, security engineer and business analyst -- a plan to "upskill" 100,000 employees....
2019-07-12 15:32

Workers Hit Hard By Ashok Leyland's Shutdown Ashok Leyland's combined sale declined by 50 per cent in August with a total sale of 8,296 vehicles against 16,628 vehicles sold in August last year....
2019-09-11 21:32

Postmates Workers Say They Weren't Told Their Names Would Appear in an Ad This week, gig economy delivery company Postmates ran a full-page ad in the LA Times—signed by more than 1,600 of its own workers—asking the governor of California not to reclassify its workers as actual employees. Postmates workers tell us they were...
2019-08-16 22:48

Record low unemployment for workers without bachelor’s degrees in May Unemployment for workers without bachelor’s degrees fell to the lowest rate on record in May, according to Bureau of Labor Statistics data released Friday....
2019-06-07 16:01

Where Did Postmates Find All These Workers Who Don't Want Their Jobs to Improve? The future of the “gig economy” is on the table in California, where the legislature is considering a bill that would make it much harder to categorize workers as independent contractors, rather than actual employees. Needless to say, companies are g...
2019-08-16 12:48

Cruise ship workers reveal what it's really like to live at sea NAN728/Shutterstock Cruise ship jobs have a number of distinctive features that separate them from land-based jobs. Business Insider spoke with 39 current and former cruise line employees who described what it's like to live and work on a cruise shi...
2019-08-28 13:48

Millennial workers more likely to use unsecured collaboration apps Collaborating at work has never been easier thanks to the slew of collaboration tools that have become commonplace in organizations worldwide but new research has revealed that millennials are 1.5-times more likely to use unapproved apps when doing s...
2019-08-15 00:00

Real workers know more about this economy than Elizabeth Warren It may come as no surprise to working men and women, but during the first Democratic presidential primary debate Elizabeth Warren clearly demonstrated that she is completely out of touch with them and may not even know what year it is....
2019-06-27 20:48

An IPO could make these workers wealthy – or leave them holding nothing Not all start-ups grow up to be Facebook. For the lucky few that do, their employees might have access to a small fortune: stock options. Here's what you should know....
2019-06-08 21:16

Virginia Beach shooting victims were more than just co-workers Virginia Beach Public Works spokesman Drew Lankford shares memories of victims in the municipal center shooting, many whom he called friends.        ...
2019-06-03 18:16

Amazon Workers Plan to Strike on Prime Day Employees at Amazon’s now-infamous Shakopee, Minnesota, warehouse—the first of the famously anti-union retailer’s locations to stage a walkout in the U.S.—is planning a strike next week to coincide with Prime Day, the company’s invented shopping holi...
2019-07-09 00:48

Erika Lust: #MeToo left sex workers behind For the ongoing series, Code Word, we’re exploring if — and how — technology can protect individuals against sexual assault and harassment, and how it can help and support survivors. There’s no questioning that sex workers face judgement and stigma, ...
2019-07-08 19:32

Japan's geisha and the unfortunate image of sex workers After years of training and decades of practice, geisha become highly skilled performers and entertainers. There is, however, still a common misconception among foreigners that geisha are synonymous with prostitutes....
2019-06-11 18:48

Heat takes down more UPS workers during hottest summer ever July was officially the hottest month on record, and in the scorching sun, UPS workers have convulsed, fainted and landed in the emergency room with heat-induced kidney failure, interviews and medical records show. Sixteen employees of the delivery c...
2019-08-23 00:16

New Lawsuit Against Uber Is Set to Test Its Classification of Workers A class-action suit on behalf of drivers in federal court in California, filed on Wednesday, accused Uber of wrongly classifying drivers under the state’s employment test....
2019-09-13 01:00

PM Picks Plastic From Waste Along With Garbage Workers In UP Prime Minister Narendra Modi sat with women who pick plastic from garbage and helped them out on Wednesday, in an event in Mathura in Uttar Pradesh. Images of the PM sitting on the ground with the......
2019-09-11 11:48

Instacart Workers Discover an App Is a Terrible Boss Instacart has a checkered past when it comes to fair and dignified labor practices, and now dozens of its contract workers are claiming that the company app torments them into accepting shitty jobs or suffering the consequences.Read more......
2019-07-15 22:32

U.S. Steel plans to lay off hundreds of workers in Michigan United States Steel Corp will temporarily lay off hundreds of workers at its Great Lakes facility in Michigan in coming weeks, according to a filing the steelmaker made with the State of Michigan....
2019-08-20 21:32

Ethnic minorities paid 3.8% less than white workers Ethnic minority workers in the UK on average earned 3.8% less than white workers last year according to the first analysis of its kind by the Office for National Statistics (ONS)....
2019-07-09 14:16

People are spending $500 a month to avoid their co-workers When The Wing, a co-working space for women, opened its first location in October 2016, Nik Aliye immediately applied for a membership. At the time, the now 27-year-old New Yorker worked in media — and her company had an office in SoHo where most of ...
2019-07-08 17:48

Science Museum workers across England strike over low pay Below-inflation pay rises have left staff with 13% real-terms wage cut since 2010, says unionStaff at Science Museum sites across England have begun a 24-hour strike in protest over low pay.The action comes after the group’s directors refused to incr...
2019-08-30 21:32

Trump Says There’s a ‘Chance’ of Military Action Against Iran On the last day of his visit to Britain, the president gave an interview to Piers Morgan in which he cast his ban on transgender people in the military as an economic decision....
2019-06-05 13:48

Opinion: Action, not outcry will save the Amazon The Amazon rainforest is on fire and it's all Bolsonaro's fault. The world is outraged, but that's not going far enough. The global community will have to pay up to save this vital ecosystem, says DW's Vanessa Fischer....
2019-08-24 05:00

Germany's 'climate cabinet' delays action again The special committee met in Berlin to discuss future climate action after the issue featured prominently in Sunday's EU elections. But critics say the government is dragging its feet on an urgent topic....
2019-05-30 04:48

Is the new Osmo Action camera a GoPro killer? I got my hands on DJI’s Osmo Action cam and took it out for a spin. Check out the video for my initial impressions. Video Producer: Gregory S. Manalo...
2019-05-21 14:38

U.S. Service Member Killed in Action in Afghanistan The U.S. military says an American service member has been killed in action in Afghanistan, but offered no further details about the service member’s identity or circumstances surrounding the death....
2019-07-13 12:48

Motorola One Action to launch in India on August 23 Motorola was one of the most prominent budget smartphone makers, but the last few years have not been easy for them. Moto was unable to match the Chinese competition's pricing and its devices weren't very innovative. The upcoming Moto One A...
2019-08-20 07:32

UN warns more Idlib military action will overwhelm aid needs The deputy U.N. humanitarian chief is warning that further military operations in northwest Syria’s Idlib province will overwhelm aid efforts, stressing that an estimated 3 million people are caught in cross-fire in the last rebel stronghold...
2019-05-28 20:16

Review: Blood and Truth is one of VR’s best action games Blood and Truth is a decidedly British PSVR game that plays out like a Guy Ritchie flick. It’s a grime-filled love letter to the kind of action pieces Vinnie Jones and Jason Statham flourish in – only you get to be the star of this one instead. It’s ...
2019-05-28 22:32

U.S. immigration action that targeted 2,100 people snared just 35 A scant 35 people were taken into custody during a long-threatened U.S. enforcement action that targeted more than 2,100 immigrants who had been ordered deported, the head of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement said on Tuesday....
2019-07-23 22:01

US accuses Venezuela jet of aggressive action over Caribbean U.S. authorities say a Venezuelan fighter jet “aggressively shadowed” an American intelligence plane flying in international airspace over the Caribbean, underscoring rising tensions between the two nations...
2019-07-21 20:16

Gun control protests across the US demand action from Congress The "Recess Rallies" are calling on Congress to end the country's hundreds of mass shootings every year. House Democrats plan to end the summer break early to begin work on gun legislation....
2019-08-18 12:32

See the 1st trailer for the live-action ‘Mulan’ movie here _____ Mulan is back, and she’s ready to fight. More than two decades after Disney first released the original, cartoon “Mulan” film, everyone’s favorite gender stereotype-defying warrior is returning to theaters. It is my dut...
2019-07-08 03:00

Whistleblowers to take legal action against Labour Party Two former Labour officials who criticised the party's handling of cases of alleged antisemitism are planning to take legal action against the party....
2019-07-14 07:48

European shares rise on hopes of ECB action European shares rose on Thursday, as expectations the European Central Bank will provide more stimulus for an ailing euro zone economy countered disappointment over the collapse of Renault-Nissan's merger with Fiat-Chrysler....
2019-06-06 11:48

Borderlands 3 review — Fun action, but some yucks are too yucky Borderlands 3 is a deep loot-shooter RPG, with pleasing progression, better gunplay than in Borderlands 2, and fun quests. The humor is half-baked.Read More...
2019-09-10 09:48

Marine killed in action in Iraq is ID’d by Pentagon The Marine who died Saturday in Iraq’s Nineveh province while assisting the country’s security forces was identified as Gunnery Sgt. Scott A. Koppenhafer, a 35-year-old from Mancos, Colo., the Pentagon said....
2019-08-12 10:32

Galileo satellite navigation system out of action The European satellite navigation system Galileo has partially failed. The operating company GSA already reported the first failure on July 11. The emergency SAR function, however, is still in operation....
2019-07-16 01:48

| Host of SA swimmers in Day 1 action in South Korea A whole host of SA swimmers will take to the pool in Day 1's heats of the swimming section at the 2019 FINA World Championships in Gwangju, South Korea on Sunday....
2019-07-20 10:00

Second opinion on DJI Osmo Action, the GoPro killer A second take on a quick review shows settings that have too many options and can't be read well in bright sunlight. But camera offers many great features.        ...
2019-05-21 16:32

US service member killed in action in Afghanistan The U.S. military says an American service member has been “killed in action” in Afghanistan but offered no further details about the service member’s identity or circumstances surrounded the death...
2019-07-13 15:48

EU holds off on legal action against Italy over debt EU Economy Commissioner Pierre Moscovici says Italy has answered concerns about its high debt and that Brussels believes it is no longer necessary to launch legal action...
2019-07-03 15:48

Live-action ‘Aladdin’ is way better than its awful trailer It could’ve been a tragic carpet ride. When the first clip of Disney’s live-action “Aladdin” dropped in February, audiences were faced with their worst nightmare: a ridiculous, indigo-painted Will Smith. Viewers were understandably appalled that thei...
2019-05-23 05:16

Bully beatdown: Should the school have taken action sooner? PHOENIX (KPNX) — A Phoenix mother says she is proud of her daughter after standing up for herself at school. We are choosing not to reveal the girl’s name for protection reasons, but her mother Korina doesn’t generally condone fighting. F...
2019-08-27 07:16

Serena, Djokovic headline Day Three action in New York Serena Williams will resume her quest for a record-tying 24th Grand Slam title at the U.S. Open on Wednesday while holder Novak Djokovic and five-times champion Roger Federer also seek passage to the third round....
2019-08-28 08:00

What’s on the table as Congress weighs action on guns The latest wave of mass shootings is fueling a new push to curb gun violence — but it’s not clear what, if anything, can get passed by a divided Congress and signed into law by President Donald Trump.Here are some of the main proposals up for debate....
2019-08-12 23:16

No action taken over Perez/Albon F1 Belgian GP last-lap clash The Formula 1 stewards will take no action against Sergio Perez over his Belgian Grand Prix final-lap defence that put Alexander Albon on the grass on the Kemmel Straight...
2019-09-02 04:16

Action-RPG Oninaki is coming to consoles and PC on August 22 Oninaki is the next game from celebrated developer Tokyo RPG Factory, and it’s coming to PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, and PC on August 22. Publisher Square Enix revealed the release date news tonight during its press briefing at the 2019 Ele...
2019-06-11 05:16

MSG mega-fights may be as one-sided as their betting action LAS VEGAS — Big-time boxing returns to Madison Square Garden the next two Saturday nights in what are likely to be tune-ups for hopefully bigger fights down the road. This Saturday is headlined by the long-awaited debut in America of Anthony Joshua (...
2019-06-01 23:48

Megan Rapinoe Wants Less Talk, More Action On Equal Pay At Stade de Lyon stadium, Megan Rapinoe seized the glorious moment after their 2-0 win over the Netherlands on July 7, to react to the crowd chants for “equal pay” during the Women’s World Cup...
2019-07-08 12:16

Djokovic, Serena return to court in Day Five action Novak Djokovic will look to keep recent shoulder injury at bay as he resumes his U.S. Open title defense in the third round, while Serena Williams will look to take another step closer to a record-tying 24th Grand Slam title on Friday....
2019-08-30 12:32

Why is the AARP missing in action on 'step therapy?' Why is the largest consumer advocacy organization sitting on the sidelines as new federal rules make it harder for patients to get the vital medicines they need? That’s the question every senior should be asking AARP, and the organization’s lucrative...
2019-08-10 04:16

Ryanair strikes: all you need to know about pilots' five days of action From when the strikes start to the flights that may be affected, we answer the key questionsRyanair pilots who are members of Balpa, the British pilots’ union, have voted to stage five days of strikes in the peak summer holiday period. They plan a 48...
2019-08-08 15:16

Motorola One Action May Be Launched in India on August 23 Motorola has sent out invites for a press event on August 23 in India, where the Lenovo-owned smartphone maker is expected to launch the new Motorola One Action....
2019-08-09 19:00

'Control' is nearly a fantastic supernatural action game Control comes out on August 27th. That gives developers at Remedy Entertainment less than 80 days to spit-shine their code before the whole thing goes live on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and the Epic Games Store. Control is nearly there: An hour-long sli...
2019-06-13 18:16

Bury consider legal action against EFL over club’s expulsion • Club say EFL ignored deadline to explain its decision• Bury insist three viable bids arrived before TuesdayRepresentatives of Bury are considering legal action against the English Football League following the club’s expulsion on Tuesday, having fa...
2019-08-30 21:32

Pakistani PM threatens legal action against tax evaders ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan’s prime minister says tax evaders who fail to declare their wealth and pay taxes will face legal action. Imran Khan delivered his message in a televised speech on Monday, vowing punitive measures for Pakistanis who won...
2019-06-10 09:00

See The 2020 C8 Corvette's Nose Lift In Action Among the many cool things about the 2020 Chevrolet Corvette, the hydraulically powered nose lift that works off of GPS is probably the coolest. Most sports cars need a nose lift feature. Here is the Corvette’s in action....
2019-08-03 01:48

Medvedev to face Wawrinka in Day Nine U.S. Open action Russian Daniil Medvedev, who has embraced his role as a villain at this year's U.S. Open, will face Stan Wawrinka in the quarter-finals on Tuesday, while Serena Williams and Roger Federer also return to the court....
2019-09-03 10:16

Leave.EU to face no further action over electoral law breaches The Leave.EU campaign will face no further action over technical breaches of electoral law in connection with its referendum spending return, police said....
2019-09-14 16:48

18 Years Later, We've Got The Perfect Halo Action Figure There have been a lot of Halo figures over the years, but this new one by 1000toys is easily my favourite. Based on Master Chief’s original Halo 1 design, but also tweaked by Japanese mech designer Izmojuki, it’s 1/12 scale and costs....USD$125....
2019-09-02 08:16

SJCAM launches SJ9 Strike and SJ9 Max action cameras SJCAM has announced a fresh SJ9 series of action cameras, with its two debut models being the first of their kind to offer wireless charging.The SJ9 Strike is the more senior of the pair, and it arrives with an Amabarella H22S85 chipset and the Sony ...
2019-05-22 19:16

Lawyers say Ghosn surprised by Renault action against him PARIS (AP) — Lawyers for former Renault chief Carlos Ghosn say they’re surprised the French automaker’s board has launched legal proceedings against Ghosn. Renault said last week that an internal audit with its partner Nissan found $12.5 ...
2019-06-10 02:48

No Action On Unnao Survivor's Complaint "Under Influence" Of MLA: CBI The CBI has told a Delhi court that Uttar Pradesh Police was "lackadaisical" in handling the 2017 case of a minor girl who was raped in Unnao allegedly by MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar....
2019-08-09 16:48

Amazon workers' Prime Day strike begins in Minnesota Amazon workers in Minnesota and Germany are striking as Prime Day kicks off, in a stand against working conditions and wage practices. The action in Minnesota represents the first major strike of Amazon workers in the U.S. during Prime Day....
2019-07-15 21:32

Workers urge legislators to keep Santa Anita open ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Backstretch workers who walk, groom and care for racehorses at Santa Anita urged state legislators on Thursday to keep the Southern California track open after the deaths of 29 horses since December. An estimated 500 workers ga...
2019-06-21 02:16

Amazon Prime Day means protest for workers in Minnesota One-hundred employees, many of them East African Muslim immigrants, plan to walk off the job as part of one of the largest Amazon strikes among U.S. workers....
2019-07-16 23:32

Workers protest and strike as Amazon doubles Prime Day Amazon warehouse workers around the world are protesting and striking today to demand fairer working conditions as the company begins its Prime Day sales promotion....
2019-07-15 20:32

Whole Foods workers say conditions declined after Amazon takeover Employees described increasing pressure to push Amazon Prime deals and memberships, understaffing and increased workloadsSince being bought by Amazon two years ago, employees at Whole Foods say their working conditions have declined markedly amid pre...
2019-07-16 15:00

For Amazon workers in Minnesota, Prime Day means protest One hundred employees, many of them East African Muslim immigrants, plan to walk off the job as part of one of the largest Amazon strikes among U.S. workers....
2019-07-15 19:16

Guggenheim Workers Vote to Join a Union, the Museum’s First Art installers and maintenance workers are to become part of the International Union of Operating Engineers, which also represents workers at MoMA PS1....
2019-06-28 22:32

California lawmakers pass bill to protect sex workers California lawmakers passed a bill this week that protects sex workers from arrest for reporting rape as sexually transmitted diseases statewide have climbed....
2019-07-12 10:32

Officials: Militants kill 4 workers in Egypt’s Sinai EL-ARISH, Egypt (AP) — Egyptian officials say militants have attacked construction workers in the restive northern Sinai Peninsula, killing at least four civilian workers. The officials say Saturday’s attack took place in the Mediterranean city...
2019-06-22 22:33

GM CEO to United Auto Workers: 'Our collective future is at stake' General Motors CEO and Chairman Mary Barra on Tuesday pleaded for United Auto Workers union leaders to assist, not hinder, the company's ongoing restructuring efforts to better position GM for the future....
2019-07-17 00:48

Nine in 10 workers miss this valuable retirement savings opportunity More companies are adding a Roth option to their 401(k) plans to let workers stash after-tax dollars for retirement. Financial advisors say this is a good way to maximize income and minimize your tax bill once you've retired....
2019-07-20 17:00

Amazon workers are reportedly planning a Prime Day protest Amazon employees in Minnesota are reportedly planning a strike on Prime Day this year, as the company is promoting its faster delivery options but not giving its workers enough credit, they say....
2019-07-08 19:16

Amazon workers in Germany to strike over pay, Verdi union says Workers at seven Amazon sites across Germany will go on strike over pay for at least two days this week starting on Sunday night going into Monday, labor union Verdi said....
2019-07-15 02:00

Bombardier to lay off 550 workers at Thunder Bay, Ontario, plant -BNN Bloomberg Canada's Bombardier Inc is laying off half the 1,100 workers at its Thunder Bay, Ontario, railway car plant, BNN Bloomberg reported on Tuesday, citing a federal government source....
2019-07-10 01:48

Workers in Spain’s Strawberry Fields Speak Out on Abuse Ten Moroccan women who worked as pickers have filed suits complaining of sexual harassment and assault, rape, human trafficking and labor violations....
2019-07-20 12:16

Sri Lanka bombings: three months on, tourism workers tell their stories The Easter attacks hit the tourist trade hard. We talk to five Sri Lankans, whose livelihoods depend on visitors, about hardship, recovery and hopeMay and June are the low season in Sri Lanka, but this year, following the Easter Sunday bombings, tour...
2019-07-19 17:48

2 more duck boat workers indicted in sinking that killed 17 KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A federal grand jury has indicted two more employees of a company that owns a duck boat that sank on a Missouri lake last summer, killing 17 people. The U.S. attorney’s office says the Branson operation’s general m...
2019-06-21 02:16

64% back Dunkin's war on stores hiring illegal workers A majority of voters, Republicans and Democrats, back efforts by world famous doughnut maker Dunkin' to take back stores from franchisees who refuse to use the E-Verify system to make sure workers are documented....
2019-07-12 16:16

This AI Software Is ‘Coaching’ Customer Service Workers. Soon It Could Be Bossing You Around, Too I’m on the phone with a startup executive roleplaying as a frustrated customer, and a note along with a speedometer icon appears on my computer screen: Speaking slowly — You are speaking slower than usual. Try increasing your speaking pac...
2019-07-08 17:00

More employers are offering workers time to chill in summer A recent survey conducted by MetLife reveals that among emerging benefits such as wellness programs, paid sabbaticals or onsite free services, more time off ranks top of the wish list....
2019-06-30 23:32

Workers at Chilean Walmart retailers strike over wages As many as 17,000 workers at Walmart´s largest union in Chile walked off the job early Wednesday morning, demanding better salaries after negotiations over a new labor contract broke down earlier this week, the union's president said....
2019-07-10 21:32

BJP, Trinamool Workers Clash In Bengal Over "Jai Shri Ram" Chants Clashes broke out between the workers of the BJP and the Trinamool Congress allegedly over chanting of "Jai Shri Ram" at Gurap village in West Bengal's Hooghly district and one person was critically......
2019-06-27 20:48

‘Two months of hell’: Amazon workers brace for Prime Day NBC NEWS – As Amazon geared up for Prime Day, the annual shopping event during which consumers can snag Black Friday-like bargains on millions of items, some employees braced for a long two days — and then some. In recent weeks, workers in Amaz...
2019-07-16 04:48

Bombardier to lay off 550 workers at Thunder Bay, Ontario, plant: BNN Bloomberg Canada's Bombardier Inc is laying off half the 1,100 workers at its Thunder Bay, Ontario, railway car plant, BNN Bloomberg reported on Tuesday, citing a federal government source....
2019-07-10 08:48

Zimbabwe public workers threaten strike over wages Zimbabwe's public workers on Tuesday said they would go on strike if the government failed to increase their wages to at least $475 per month for the lowest paid employee, as resurgent inflation returned....
2019-07-16 17:16

Google workers can listen to what people say to its AI home devices Company admitted that contractors can access recordings made by Assistant, after some of its recordings were leakedGoogle acknowledged its contractors are able to listen to recordings of what people say to the company’s artificial-intelligence system...
2019-07-11 23:00

Vale to pay $106.5 million to workers affected by Brazil dam disaster Brazilian mining company Vale SA said on Monday it would pay 400 million reais ($106.52 million) to compensate workers affected by the deadly rupture of a tailings dam in January that killed at least 240 people....
2019-07-16 02:32

Workers prepared to quit over badly-designed offices New research from Dell has revealed that UK businesses are putting productivity at risk with poor workplace design.Although common complaints like office temperature, noisy colleagues and unnecessary meetings took the top three spots in the company&a...
2019-07-04 03:48

Accenture Retrains Its Workers as Technology Upends Their Jobs The consulting firm, an adviser on automation, has promised to retrain nearly every worker at risk of losing a job to technology, at a cost of nearly $1 billion a year....
2019-06-24 07:16

Tesla workers say they used electrical tape in Model 3 production Tesla may have broken its own records, manufacturing 72,531 Model 3 sedans in the three months that ended June 30th. But employees say in the push to ramp up Model 3 production, they were forced to cut corners and work in difficult, unsafe conditions...
2019-07-16 19:48

7 workers dead, 21 injured in Cambodia building collapse A seven-story building under construction has collapsed in Cambodia’s coastal city of Sihanoukville on Saturday, killing seven workers and injuring 21...
2019-06-22 14:16

Disgruntled Amazon workers will wreak havoc during ‘Prime Day’ The ranks of disaffected Amazon workers are growing — and they’re planning to raise a ruckus during the e-tailing giant’s Prime Day sales event next week. On Friday, ex-Amazon workers said they’ll stage a rally outside Chief Executive Jeff Bezos’ new...
2019-07-13 06:48

Federal workers sue for the right to criticize Trump, political candidates The nation's largest union of federal workers filed a lawsuit against the United States to protect employees' First Amendment rights to criticize President Donald Trump and other political candidates....
2019-08-15 02:48

401(k) lawsuits are rising: Why so many workers sue their employers over savings plan Unhappiness over high fees, inappropriate investment options and other issues have led to a spike in lawsuits in recent years, according to a study.       ...
2019-08-27 19:00

Port Authority workers rescue cat from Lincoln Tunnel A frightened kitten was rescued from the Lincoln Tunnel catwalk early Wednesday morning, according to reports. Port Authority workers Maeghan Grant and Christopher Lizotte traveled almost the whole length of the tunnel to save the stranded kitty afte...
2019-08-29 05:48