Author: 0 Justin Trudeau in France to mark the 100th anniversary of Vimy Ridge

And despite suffering terrible casualties during the four-day battle, with 3,598 dead and more than 7,000 wounded, they would succeed where the British and French had failed by capturing the ridge. Speaking to a reporter afterward, Second World War veteran Stan Egerton of Burlington teared up as he remembered his father who had fought at Vimy, and two brothers killed in the conflict that followed .

Author: 0 Brown makes final plea to secure tax hike for road repairs

They prefer to use existing money to fix roads. Cannella's office would not confirm his support for the gas tax, but scheduled a news conference for after the vote. Gov. Jerry Brown , who stumped for the bill in Riverside this week, said its language had been in the works for years. He lobbied unsuccessfully for a provision that would ban strikes by Bay Area Rapid Transit workers.

Business Businesses Offer 20% Off To Women For Equal Pay Day
Author: 0 Businesses Offer 20% Off To Women For Equal Pay Day

Authorities estimate that Icelandic women get paid 7% less than their male counterparts. It marks the symbolic date on the calendar when a woman's pay "catches up" to what a man earned the previous year. Women in Colorado still make only 81 percent compared to every dollar a white, non-Hispanic male makes. "It's a set up for losing out on the greatest resource we have which is our human resource and the perspective women bring to their work", Scavone said.

Author: 0 HSBC Holdings plc (HSBA) Earns "Neutral" Rating from Credit Suisse Group AG

The stock of Telecom Italia SpA (ADR) (NYSE:TI) earned "Hold" rating by Berenberg on Thursday, July 30. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Thursday, September 22 by N+1 Singer. The 1 year high for the share price is 115.03 GBX while the year low share price is now 73. The stock has "Hold" rating by Societe Generale on Thursday, September 8.

Author: 0 United Airlines CEO apologises for 'truly horrific' passenger removal from plane

But is that the way it should work? When the news broke that a United Airlines passenger had been forcibly dragged out of his seat and down the aisle of a plane to make room for airline crew members, United CEO Oscar Munoz put the blame squarely on the passenger, calling him "disruptive and belligerent".

Author: 0 Galaxy Note 5 receiving Nougat update in Korea with build N920SKSU2DQC7

IBK Securities Co analyst Lee Seung-woo said Samsung's earnings would further improve as its revamped Galaxy S8 smartphone hits the market this month. Memory chips and flexible displays accounted for about 68 percent of Samsung's operating profit in the final quarter of 2016. Samsung has been grabbing headlines over the past year for all the wrong reasons .

Business 'The Mist' Trailer Rolls Out and It Is Creepy AF
Author: 0 'The Mist' Trailer Rolls Out and It Is Creepy AF

The Mist premieres on June 22 via Spike. Bob Weinstein, Harvey Weinstein and David Glasser are Executive Producers for TWC-Dimension Television with Megan Spanjian, Matthew Signer and Keith Levine as Producers. "Eventually, the story lines will dovetail and turn into conflicts", he said in the interview. "But we wanted to remain faithful to the heart of the story".

Author: 0 Panera Bread in advanced sale talks with JAB Holdings

If the deal goes through, Panera would be privately held and continue to operate independently. No word on whether the acquisition would translate into changes to Panera Bread restaurants. It expanded its caffeine empire rapidly after an initial 2012 purchase of a stake in Amsterdam-based D.E Master Blenders 1753 NV, the maker of Senseo and Douwe Egberts brands.

Author: 0 Trump says U.S. not going to get involved in Syria

Touching on last week's suspected chemical attack in Syria , which Western countries blamed on the Syrian government, Putin said the explosion was either due to the Syrian air force bombing on a militant chemical arms depot or the militants' ploy to discredit Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.

Business Trump can launch more missile strikes against Syria
Author: 0 Trump can launch more missile strikes against Syria

So Trump's decision to launch the strikes - an action President Barack Obama declined to take after a 2013 chemical attack - has raised optimism among rebels that Trump will more directly confront Assad. "There was some fairly important information in that briefing, but it was limited to the logistics of the attack itself", said Sen. "Obama needs congressional approval".

Author: 0 Toshiba approves bankruptcy filing by embattled US Westinghouse nuclear unit

Westinghouse Electric Co filed for bankruptcy protection on Wednesday, after incurring billions in cost overruns during the construction of nuclear reactors in the US. The company has twice postponed its annual earnings and is now expected to file a net loss of 1tn yen ($9bn, £, which would be one of the biggest losses in the country's corporate history.

Author: 0 Congress to move amendments to GST bills on Wednesday

Rajeev Dimri, Leader, Indirect Tax, BMR and Associates LLP, said, "GST Bills as passed by Lok Sabha should provide enough material to India Inc to start implementing GST for the business". "We are virtually seeing history in the making because we are now going to be transformed into a new system of indirect taxation", Jaitley told the media.

Author: 0 Delta tries to 'normalize' as flight cancellations continue

Eight of those were to Minnesota, said Patrick Hogan, spokesman for the Metropolitan Airports Commission. Flight-tracking service showed 120 canceled flights on Sunday and about 280 delays, as scheduling problems continued after storms Wednesday around the carrier's Atlanta hub and Thursday in the Northeast.

Business David Einhorn increases pressure on GM
Author: 0 David Einhorn increases pressure on GM

Einhorn, who owns 52 million shares of GM stock, or just over 3% of GM's common stock, also has filed a shareholder proposal to split the automaker's stock into two classes, one designed for big dividend returns and another created to reward shareholders if the automaker's profits and stock price grows.

Business Higher fuel cost weighs on Delta profit in first quarter
Author: 0 Higher fuel cost weighs on Delta profit in first quarter

Finally, FTB Advisors Inc. raised its stake in shares of Delta Air Lines by 7.4% in the third quarter. The analysts offering 12 month price targets for Delta Air Lines, Inc. Air travel returned to normal levels on Sunday afternoon. The airline also reported revenue of $9.148 billion, slightly below consensus estimates of $9.156 billion.

Author: 0 Wells Fargo clawback the largest in banking history

Wells Fargo's board said Monday that it would claw back an additional US$75 million in compensation from the two executives on whom it pinned most of the blame for the company's sales scandal: the bank's former chief executive, John G. The 52 week high of shares in Wells Fargo & Company is 59.99 while the 52 week low for the company's shares is 43.55. Carrie Tolstedt speaks during the 8th Annual 25 Most Powerful Women in Banking Awards dinner in New York, Oct.

Business Admiral Group plc's (ADM) Neutral Rating Reiterated at BNP Paribas
Author: 0 Admiral Group plc's (ADM) Neutral Rating Reiterated at BNP Paribas

The 52 week high of shares in Carrs Group Plc is 167.5 while the 52 week low for the company's shares is 106.5. The firm's market capitalization is GBX 5.29 billion. If you are accessing this story on another domain, it was illegally stolen and reposted in violation of USA and global trademark and copyright laws. The legal version of this report can be viewed at

Business Vodafone abolish roaming charges in 40 destinations
Author: 0 Vodafone abolish roaming charges in 40 destinations

The operator introduced inclusive roaming allowances to new customers last May, but this marks the first time all users will be covered. This means Vodafone would have to comply by then anyway. United Kingdom mobile phone carrier Vodafone has announced the launch of a new artificial intelligence chatbot called TOBi. In addition to the bot, Vodafone is also recruiting 2,100 more United Kingdom customer services roles across the Midlands, the North of England and Scotland.

Business Passenger vehicles sale rises 9.96% in March
Author: 0 Passenger vehicles sale rises 9.96% in March

SIAM said that over 1.2 lakh units of BS-III vehicles remained unsold across India. While sales of scooters grew by 8.13 per cent to 486604 units, those of motorcycles dipped by 3.33 per cent to 915199 units. Mathur said the industry has been able to grow despite challenges of ban on big diesel SUVs and cars in the National Capital region and demonetisation.

Author: 0 Trump Trade Order Consideration Could Lead To Duties

And though Trump threatened a whopping 45 per cent tariff on Chinese goods, it's important to note that extreme protectionism hasn't been shown to produce a smaller trade deficit. "China trade deficit ... would be economically damaging to all parties involved", Kujis said. "But only time will tell on trade". Such measures would not bring manufacturing back to the USA, as claimed by Trump, but see the transfer of production to other cheap labour countries.

Author: 0 Israel slams Marine Le Pen over Vel d'Hiv roundup claim

Jean-Marie Le Pen, the estranged father of Marine, founded France's National Front party on a foundation of racism and anti-Semitism in 1972 and once referred to the Holocaust itself as a mere "detail of history ". Although they also say the National Front (FN) leader can not win in the decisive May 7 runoff whoever she faces, a great many pundits were wrong about Brexit after failing to feel the populist pulse.

Author: 0 Wells Fargo & Co (WFC) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Thursday

It worsened, as 112 investors sold WFC shares while 836 reduced holdings. Longview Partners Guernsey LTD raised its stake in shares of Wells Fargo & Co by 2.0% in the third quarter. The financial services provider reported $0.96 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.00 by $0.04. The company's expected revenue in the current quarter to be 22.31 Billion, seeing a projected current quarter growth of -2%, and per annum growth estimates over the ...

Author: 0 United CEO apologizes for 'truly horrific' passenger incident

Chris Christie says he has asked the Trump administration to suspend regulations that allow airlines to overbook flights. A message left with Chao's office was not immediately returned. The outcry online was instantaneous, too, with prompt calls for a boycott. Spicer adds that he thinks everyone who has seen the video can agree that the situation could have been handled better.

Business Indian fishermen save Pak tormentors from certain death
Author: 0 Indian fishermen save Pak tormentors from certain death

A fleet of boats belonging to the PMSA allegedly entered Indian territorial waters around 70 nautical miles off Jakhau port. The Indian Coast Guard Ship " Arinjay ", which was rushing to the spot, went to their rescue. Lodhari also claimed that Indian fishermen spotted the three bodies in the sea and then handed them over to Indian Coast Guard. "Earlier, we received reports that PMSA had captured seven boats and 42 fishermen", National Fishworkers Forum secretary Manish Lodhari told PTI .

Business Twitter drops lawsuit against US
Author: 0 Twitter drops lawsuit against US

And more importantly, the insistence should not be "by a desire to suppress free speech" and "outweigh the important First Amendment rights of Twitter " and the company's users. The lawsuit is in response to the government's demand for the records. The "alt" accounts include the Environmental Protection Agency and Department of Labor .

Author: 0 Wells banker singled out for excesses had a meteoric rise

Wells Fargo has been in lawmakers' crosshairs since acknowledging a year ago that some of its employees created as many as 2 million fake accounts - from credit cards to checking accounts - to meet sales goals. As a result, it said, he was "too late and too slow" to make changes. The roots of the problem, the report said, was the autonomy given to Wells Fargo's community banking division and the apathy of senior executives who downplayed the problems.

Author: 0 United shares fall after backlash over dragged passenger

Today's decline has UAL stock testing its newfound foothold atop its 120-day moving average, and widening its year-to-date deficit to 5.4%. The company's market cap was $22.5 billion as of Monday's close, according to FactSet data. TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: This piece of content was published by BBNS and is owned by of BBNS. They issued an "overweight" rating and a $105.00 price target for the company.

Business Vipera Plc (VIP) Given Corporate Rating at FinnCap
Author: 0 Vipera Plc (VIP) Given Corporate Rating at FinnCap

Morris Mary Catherine sold $472,105 worth of stock. 167,094 shares of the company's stock were exchanged. The insider's activity definitely generated quite an interest in the stock community. Barclays Capital upgraded the stock to "Overweight" rating in Thursday, January 7 report. The firm's market capitalization is GBX 60.31 billion. The company was maintained on Thursday, April 28 by Mizuho.

Business Four sent to CBI remand in connection with PNB cheating case
Author: 0 Four sent to CBI remand in connection with PNB cheating case

The matter was referred to the premier investigating agency by the income-tax department against the new Benami Transactions Prohibitions Act. It is alleged that Jain had "technically" resigned from the directorship of these companies just before the 2013 elections of Delhi Assembly.

Author: 0 Legion commemorates Vimy Ridge

It marked the first time in history that four Canadian divisions were led into battle together and commanded by Canadians. Trudeau said one of the 80,000 Canadians in the battle, 20-year-old William Bell, had written home on April 7, 1917 to praise the cake his family had sent to the trenches.

Business United States vows to keep up pressure on Syria after missile strikes
Author: 0 United States vows to keep up pressure on Syria after missile strikes

Mr Johnson had originally planned to fly out to Moscow at the end of March, but rescheduled the visit in order to attend a meeting with North Atlantic Treaty Organisation counterparts, including USA secretary of state Rex Tillerson. UN Ambassador Nikki Haley also warned that the United States was "prepared to do more" in Syria during remarks to the UN Security Council on Friday.

Business From May 1, petrol prices to be change every day
Author: 0 From May 1, petrol prices to be change every day

State refiners now revise fuel prices every fortnight to reflect volatility in the currency and global oil markets. The price revision is to demonstrate volatility in the currency and global oil markets. Unbranded diesel at International Olympic Committee pumps in Delhi costs Rs 55.61, Rs 55.66 at BPCL outlets and Rs 55.69 a litre at HPCL pumps. With daily changes, which are unlikely to be more than a few paise per litre, the political pressures for not revising rates particularly when they ...

Business Trump's travel spending likely to exceed Obama's
Author: 0 Trump's travel spending likely to exceed Obama's

Please click the button below to manage your account. In total, ex president Obama's travel bill over the eight years of his presidency came to $ 97 million (£78 million) - an average of $12.1 million (£9.7 million) a year. The hot temperatures will most likely not end his spending and trips. Trump used the club after becoming the president-elect to put his government together.

Business United CEO issues apology for dragged passenger
Author: 0 United CEO issues apology for dragged passenger

United has said that the incident came after the flight to Louisville, Kentucky, was overbooked and airline officials asked for volunteers to get off the plane. The US Department of Transportation (DOT) said it was reviewing whether United Airlines complied with rules on overbooking that require airlines to set guidelines on how passengers are denied boarding if they do not volunteer to give up their seats.

Business IMF's Lagarde - protectionist 'sword' hangs over firming growth
Author: 0 IMF's Lagarde - protectionist 'sword' hangs over firming growth

But in his campaign, President Donald Trump vowed to impose punitive tariffs on goods from countries he believes harm American workers by flouting global trade rules. "We need to ensure the benefits of trade are shared more widely". Their report said technological change rather than trade was mainly responsible for the job losses in certain sectors in the west but accepted that the surge in protectionist sentiment in hard-hit communities was justified.

Author: 0 United: Flight doc was dragged off wasn't overbooked after all

After Munoz initially defended the airline's action, calling the passenger "belligerent and disruptive" in an email to employees, he released a new statement Tuesday, offering "deepest apologies" - pledging to take "full responsibility" and saying "No one should be mistreated this way".

Business India, Australia to boost collaboration in skill development
Author: 0 India, Australia to boost collaboration in skill development

In his statement, Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said, not only cricket but commitment to democracy and rule of law connects the two nations. The Australian PM said there was no point in setting arbitrary time frames for the agreement. Later in the day, Mr Turnbull will travel south to India's commercial heart, Mumbai.

Author: 0 Lyft lands $600 million in fresh funding; company valued at $7.5 billion

This latest funding round includes existing investors Rakuten Inc. and Janus Capital Group Inc. And apparently, Lyft's new investors agree. As of now, Lyft has been giving Uber a run for its money in the United States, despite the fact that the former is still behind the latter in terms of market share.

Author: 0 Donald Trump predicts greatness for new Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch

Justice Kennedy wrote the majority opinion in Obergefell , snippets of which have been featured in wedding ceremonies pretty much from the second it was legal for gay couples all across America to get married. Senate Republicans, led by McConnell, refused to even hold a hearing on Garland's nomination - even though Obama had almost a year left in office. Gorsuch, speaking briefly after the swearing in, used much of his time to thank those who helped him through the process.

Author: 0 Revenue Forecast of Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK)

Chesapeake Energy has a 12 month low of $3.56 and a 12 month high of $8.20. The Company has 918.53 million shares outstanding and 896.56 million shares were floated in market. Encompass Capital Advisors LLC purchased a new position in shares of Chesapeake Energy Corporation during the second quarter valued at about $22,374,000.

Author: 0 'Outrageous' Wells Fargo bonuses clawed back, but Feuer still frets

Comptroller of the Currency. The unauthorized bank products included checking accounts, savings accounts and credit cards and carried various fees. Tolstedt led the retail banking division where the problems occurred, largely because she imposed crushing sales quotas that prompted employees to open thousands of bogus accounts for existing customers to meet their numbers.

Business ABA: 'Troubled' by Arkansas' multiple execution plan
Author: 0 ABA: 'Troubled' by Arkansas' multiple execution plan

The last execution in Arkansas was 12 years ago. Utah, Tennessee and Oklahoma added or broadened their abilities to use a firing squad, electric chair or nitrogen gas. Ward's initial death sentence was overturned because a judge let jurors consider documents related to Ward's 1977 murder conviction in Pennsylvania.

Business AkzoNobel reports shareholder Elliott to financial authorities following calls to remove chairman
Author: 0 AkzoNobel reports shareholder Elliott to financial authorities following calls to remove chairman

Elliott is hoping the move will add to pressure on Akzo (akzoy) to negotiate a potential sale to US coatings manufacturer PPG Industries (ppg). But since PPG's 24.6 billion euro cash-and-share proposal to take over Akzo, which Akzo's board rejected on March 22, movements in the company's share prices have been linked to varying hopes and fears the PPG bid may succeed or fail.

Business European Union wants to solve divorce before fall talks on UK's future
Author: 0 European Union wants to solve divorce before fall talks on UK's future

Mr Tusk said London must first make headway on the paying the costs of the split, safeguarding the rights of three million European citizens living in Britain, and also the border in Northern Ireland. "I know Theresa May well enough I know her approach to this issue, this is why I rule out this kind of interoperation and speculation that security cooperation is used as a bargaining chip".

Business European leaders to formally reject Theresa May's Brexit timetable
Author: 0 European leaders to formally reject Theresa May's Brexit timetable

Speaking in Malta, Tusk said Britain must honour all its financial liabilities that come with European Union membership before finalising its Brexit divorce. The day before May's phone conversation with Hollande, Merkel said that negotiations "must first clarify how we will disentangle our interlinked relationship ...

Author: 0 Airline finally apologises to passenger dragged from plane

When no one volunteered , they selected several passengers to deplane the aircraft. "Clearly, when you watch the video, it is troubling to see how that was handled", White House press secretary Sean Spicer said when asked about the episode at Tuesday's White House briefing.