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Chappell seizes one-shot lead at Valero Texas Open

Chappell seizes one-shot lead at Valero Texas Open

He hit his third shot into a water hazard and bogeyed the par-five hole to finish at nine under for the tournament. Chappell regained his form on the back nine by birdieing three of his last five holes to move into eight under. Chappell will be hoping for a solid start when the final round gets underway and the overnight leader spoke about his delight at being able to turn his performance on Saturday around. Read More

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SC permits NDMC to e-auction Taj Mansingh Hotel

SC permits NDMC to e-auction Taj Mansingh Hotel

Diversified conglomerate ITC is learnt to be evaluating options for making a bid for hotel Taj Mansingh following the Supreme Court's decision to allow New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) to e-auction the iconic property. IHCL had on November 8 previous year approached the apex court against the Delhi High Court's order that cleared the decks for auctioning of the iconic property. Read More

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EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt: 'War On Coal Is Done'

EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt: 'War On Coal Is Done'

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) administrator Scott Pruitt on Wednesday said President Trump is keeping his promises on the EPA by shifting its focus to developing America's natural resources while protecting the environment. The order also took measures to further protect the coal industry, namely by instructing the Department of the Interior to lift a temporary ban on coal leasing on federal lands that the Obama administration put in place a year ago. Read More

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Lawyer: Dragged passenger lost 2 teeth and broke his nose

The minister's letter comes after a passenger named David Dao, 69, was dragged off an overbooked United flight in Chicago on Sunday after refusing to leave his seat to accommodate airline crew members. "We were completely horrified and shocked at what had happened to my father", she said. Demetrio said Dao had told him that being dragged down the plane aisle was more terrifying than his experience fleeing Vietnam in the 1970s. Read More

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UK wages after inflation grow at slower pace

UK wages after inflation grow at slower pace

Figures published by the Office for National Statistics (ONS ) showed unemployment fell to 4.7 per cent in the three months to February, down from 5.1 per cent a year earlier. Chinese consumer price inflation remains weak, and it looks like the rebound in factory-gate prices is now also past its peak. ONS deputy national statistician Jonathan Athow said CPI paused in March as food, drink and clothing prices all climbed, while air fares fell slightly compared to previous year due to the ... Read More

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USA dollar near 5-month low vs yen amid geopolitical risk

USA dollar near 5-month low vs yen amid geopolitical risk

US Treasury yields fell for a second straight day as anxiety increased. The Federal Reserve's plans to raise USA interest rates gradually are aimed at sustaining full employment and near-2-percent inflation without letting the economy overheat, Fed Chair Janet Yellen said on Monday, reinforcing the central bank's message and offering no fresh clues on the policy outlook. Read More

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As KFC shuns some antibiotics, US chicken industry deploys wet wipes, oregano

As KFC shuns some antibiotics, US chicken industry deploys wet wipes, oregano

KFC worked with more than 2,000 farms, majority family-owned and managed, in a dozen states to implement the new policy. Seventy percent of human antibiotics are now used for meat and dairy production to help prevent infections like E. " We recognize that it's a growing public health concern ", KFC U.S. President Kevin Hochman told Reuters on Thursday. The announcement comes in response to health advocates who've long urged the company to reconsider its antibiotic policies, warning KFC ... Read More

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Rajya Sabha Okays All Four GST Bills - With Manmohan Singh's Help

The anti-profiteering provision was introduced by the Indian government to ensure that any tax benefit caused by GST would be passed on to consumers through lower priced goods and services, and not serve to benefit companies. Jaitley said the successive governments have contributed towards the GST and no one person can take credit for it. "I fear... we will be creating a machine, a monster and I am not saying that it will be a Financial Frankenstein", Sampath said. Read More

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Misbah will retire after West Indies tour: PCB

Misbah will retire after West Indies tour: PCB

In August a year ago, Pakistan rose to the No. 1 Test ranking for the first time after drawing the series against England, and Misbah rated this as his best moment. "I was dropped from the team played poorly as well at times". In fact, after the Boxing Day Test against Australia in Melbourne, he revealed that he would take some time to think over his future in worldwide cricket. Read More

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President Trump just signed off on killing your Internet privacy protections

The Trump-appointed chairman of the FCC, Ajit Pai, is a critic of the broadband privacy rules and has said he wants to roll them back. This, after the U.S. These rules also required broadband providers to take reasonable measures to protect customer information, although those weren't spelled out. Comcast said that it will update its privacy policy to make that more clear; AT&T already says in its policy that it "will not sell your personal information to anyone, for any goal". Read More

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LIRR expects evening delays due to NJ Transit derailment

The story is no different Tuesday morning with New Jersey Transit modifying operations. This is the second time in two weeks that trains have been stopped. "They need get it together!" A devout sports fan, Fleming runs the blog SportsEcyclopedia.com . According to Fleming, Mets Opening Day is a special day every year, and he has only missed one since 1998. Read More

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'Pink Star' diamond sells for record US$71.2 million in bidding war

It's the largest internally flawless diamond of its kind that the Gemological Institute of America has ever graded. The Pink Star was mined by De Beers in 1999 in South Africa and weighed 132.5 carat in the rough. Don't feel too sorry for Sotheby's though, since their worldwide chairman of the jewelry division, David Bennett, is optimistic that the time is right to let go of a diamond with the Pink Star's unique qualities: "The last few years we've had colored diamonds perform extremely ... Read More

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IRS to use private debt collectors amid huge telephone scam

This is an agreement between a taxpayer and the IRS that settles the taxpayer's tax liabilities for less than the full amount owed. Tax Freedom Day generally falls around this time each year. The IRS will begin sending letters this week to a few hundred taxpayers with overdue bills to alert them that their accounts will be assigned to one of four private collection agencies. Read More

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Ivanka Trump, Chelsea Clinton commemorate Equal Pay Day

For Vicki Shabo, vice president of the National Partnership for Women & Families, the issue of equal pay affects almost every aspect of women's lives. In this year's legislative session, state lawmakers initiated a study of the wage disparity between men and women. Providing financial security for women is a major reason that DeLauro sponsored the Paycheck Fairness Act . Read More

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Trump supports repeal of Internet privacy protections

On Tuesday, the House of Representatives voted to repeal internet privacy protections approved by the Federal Communications Commission in October by the Obama administration. For consumers seeking privacy, Luehr suggests deleting cookies after browsing, using private browser settings, and researching companies' privacy policies. Read More

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SpaceX hails 'revolution' after recycled rocket launch

SpaceX hails 'revolution' after recycled rocket launch

We know that Musk and SpaceX began with the idea of making rockets reusable for commercial flights when it was established more than a decade ago, and the company was finally able to achieve this goal in 2015. San Francisco: Elon Musk is planning a first test run late this summer with what his SpaceX bills as the most powerful rocket in the world, a step toward sending two paying tourists around the moon late next year. Read More

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Mylan announces recall of EpiPen and EpiPen Jr. devices

Mylan announces recall of EpiPen and EpiPen Jr. devices

Mylan brands adult versions with a yellow label and junior devices with a green label. Mylan's new generic EpiPen is not part of the voluntary recall and has been deemed a suitable replacement for the potentially defective product. The recalled products were manufactured and distributed between December 2015 and July 2016. The company said the action is being done with the knowledge of the U.S. Read More

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Which Mylan EpiPens Were Recalled? A New Voluntary Recall Has Been Issued

Which Mylan EpiPens Were Recalled? A New Voluntary Recall Has Been Issued

Like the earlier recall, the affected EpiPens were manufactured in the US for Mylan by Pfizer subsidiary Meridian Medical Technologies . This particular lot was not distributed in the U.S. The recall notice also advises patients to carry their recalled EpiPen until they receive a replacement. Consumers with questions regarding this recall can contact Pfizer Medical Information at 1-800-463-6001 between 9:00 a.m. Read More

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Dunkin' Donuts Is Discontinuing the Coffee Coolatta

Dunkin' Donuts Is Discontinuing the Coffee Coolatta

Introduced in 1994, Dunkin's more mocha-flavored coffee Coolatta will be retired when the new frozen coffee debuts. A large Dunkin' Frozen Coffee will contain 840 calories and 123 grams of sugar, Business Insider reported. At the company's annual media day Tuesday , senior vice president Chris Fuqua said the Coffee Coolatta " isn't good enough ". Now, the chain is serving nitro cold brew in five locations, with plans to expand the test in the near future. Read More

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Ivanka Trump to get her own White House office

Ivanka Trump to get her own White House office

Gorelick said Ivanka Trump would follow the ethics rules that apply to government employees. That meeting on Friday was the second such worldwide workforce meeting organized by Ms. According to documents obtained by TMZ , the company argues that "the President is exploiting the power and prestige of the White House to help make his daughter money". Read More

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