Online News Planet

Report: Allegiant Air forced to make 77 unexpected landings

by www.seattletimes.com
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — A newspaper investigation has found that Allegiant Air’s planes are four times as likely to break down in flight as those operated by other major U.S. airlines. The Tampa Bay Times (http://bit.ly/2fEll2f ) report published Wednesday said Allegiant jets were forced to make unexpected landings at least 77 times in […]
Read Full Article On www.seattletimes.com
Latest
Lack of trust in buying goods online has been cited as one of the reasons for the current low penetration of e-commerce in the country.
Nearly half of Kenyans are poor and cannot afford a decent lifestyle, according to a new study by the Kenya National Bureau of Statistics (KNBS).
It is facing billions of dollars in liabilities over its defective air bags, which have been linked to at least 17 deaths worldwide.
The services are in high demand from manufacturers, retailers, disaster and health sector players who are looking for cost-effective and efficient transport solutions.
Regional dairy processor Brookside Dairy has called for the establishment of a national strategic reserve of conserved animal feed.
Kenya has won the top award for innovation at the just-concluded Africa Public Service Day (APSD) in Kigali, Rwanda.
Retirement Benefits Authority (RBA) has proposed radical reforms in the pensions industry that could see employees stopped from accessing their pension contributions before retirement altogether.
Economists have revised their view of Kenya's economy, owing to slower growth, high inflation and political uncertainty ahead of the August 8 elections.
Utilities led U.S. stocks mostly higher in midday trading Monday as falling bond yields made high-dividend companies more attractive to income-seeking investors.
PARIS/DETROIT (Reuters) - British sports car maker Aston Martin has scaled back production plans for its first electric model after cash-strapped investment partner LeEco pulled out of the project, Ch
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Amtrak on Monday named a former Delta Air Lines chief executive as its next president and CEO as the U.S. passenger rail carrier makes major repairs at its busiest U.S. hub.
BMW plans to invest an additional $600 million in its South Carolina plant and create 1,000 more jobs over the next four years.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Oil prices crept higher on Monday in quiet trade that featured bargain hunting after prices slid last week and hit seven-month lows, but gains were limited by rising crude supply
Telos Corp., a security solutions company, has won the James S. Cogswell Outstanding Industrial Security Achievement Award.
Lockheed Martin is nearly finished with its third GPS III satellite, part of a planned order of 10 to form a new GPS network for the U.S. military.
While the law has boosted pay in low-wage jobs, it also caused a 9 percent reduction in hours worked             
Britain's newest aircraft carrier, HMS Queen Elizabeth, set sail Monday from its Scottish shipyard for the first stage of sea trials, BAE Systems reported.
Raytheon has successfully fired a high-energy laser system from a helicopter at a variety of targets from differing altitudes, air speeds and flight regimes.
The unemployment rate in Ukraine calculated in keeping with International Labour Organization (ILO) standards for employees aged from 15 to 70 grew to 10.1 percent, or 1.8 million people, in the first
(Reuters) - The Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 were higher in late afternoon trading on Monday but a fall in technology stocks capped gains on the Nasdaq.
OTTAWA - The lawyer for Don Meredith says the Senate ethics watchdog should have abandoned her investigation into allegations of workplace harassment and bullying once the former senator resigned his
A Madison County judge says there is enough evidence to send the capital murder case against three men to a grand jury for the shooting death of 6-year-old Kingston Frazier.       
Ukraine’s Cabinet of Ministers has submitted a new bill amending the Budget Code of Ukraine regarding government financial guarantees for the provision of medical services and supply of medicine
SYDNEY, N.S. - A community walk and vigil to remember several teenagers who have taken their own lives in Cape Breton is being held Friday night. An organizer of the event ......
Strategic Missile Systems was awarded a $73.1 million contract to support national and nuclear communications for the E-4B National Airborne Operations Center aircraft fleet.
Former Obama White House officials accused President Trump June 26 of trying to distract the public from Republicans’ “terrible” health-care bill by blaming President Obama for obstructing an investig
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Nearly 30 banks that underwrote billions in debt offerings by Lehman Brothers before Lehman collapsed in 2008 will not have to defend a securities fraud lawsuit by a big Califor
The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko held the meeting with the President of the French Senate Gerard Larcher within the visit to France. The press service of the Ukrainian President reported this
Public joint-stock company Ukrnafta from June 27 stops production at Anastasiyivske, Rybalske, Artiukhivske and Korzhyvske fields in Sumy region over the non-extension of deposit use licenses, the com
Fed Tapering Roadmap Triggers the Reversal of the QE Experiment. How the reversal of the experiment may play out is a concern amongst some market participants...
President Donald Trump on June 26 asked for an apology over the investigations into Russia’s election meddling and possible collusion with his 2016 campaign because those probes, which are ongoi
London's blue-chip index closes higher on Monday, led by easyJet and British Airways owner IAG.
Over two million years ago, a third of the largest marine animals like sharks, whales, sea birds and sea turtles disappeared. This previously unknown extinction event not only had a considerable impac
Using the brightest light ever produced on Earth, physicists have changed the way light behaves.

Recent News

Report: Stars waive Antti Niemi and plan to buy him out

Niemi is due to make $4.5 million next season             
Read Full Story

Baylor says NCAA investigation is 'ongoing, pending'

Attorneys for women suing the school have demanded Baylor turn over its communications.             
Read Full Story

Who's better: Kyrie Irving or Allen Iverson?

We asked some of the Big 3's biggest names who was better at their peak, trying to settle the heated debate.             
Read Full Story

Lightning re-sign Sustr, Gourde, make qualifying offers to 9

Lightning re-sign defenseman Andrei Sustr, forward Yanni Gourde; make qualifying offers to 9 others             
Read Full Story

Team New Zealand dominates Oracle Team USA to win America’s Cup

New Zealand won Race 9 to clinch the America's Cup match 7-1 against Oracle Team USA.             
Read Full Story

MLB All-Star Game vote comes down to wire for some positions

Just 71,655 votes are currently separating a first baseman with a .231 career batting average from becoming an All Star starter.             
Read Full Story

Popular Finance

Air Miles raises cap on in-store redemptions

TORONTO — Air Miles is raising some of the recent daily limits imposed on redeeming miles for in-store purchases from retailers.
Read Full Story

Don't Let Your Summer Fun Get In The Way Of Your Budget

Summer is the best time of year but can also be the costliest. Learn ways to cut costs this summer but still enjoy every minute!
Read Full Story

Mother's boyfriend convicted of second-degree murder in killing of Baby Doe

A man was convicted Monday of second-degree murder in the death of a 2-year-old girl who became known as Baby Doe after her remains washed up on the shores of a Boston Harbor island. Michael McCar
Read Full Story

Texas is in court today defending its sanctuary city ban

Scores of attorneys gathered inside a small San Antonio federal courtroom Monday as a string of cities and counties across Texas prepared to square off with the state and federal government on the
Read Full Story

Desecrated Koran, pages of holy book left at Sacramento area mosques

Authorities are investigating possible hate crimes at two mosques in the Sacramento Valley during Ramadan over the weekend. The first incident was reported Friday night at the Islamic Center of Da
Read Full Story

Fires destroy 2 buildings at 129-year-old Downey rehab center

Simultaneous fires destroyed two vacant buildings at the 129-year-old Rancho Los Amigos Rehabilitation Center campus in Downey early Monday, authorities said. Firefighters responded to a blaze on
Read Full Story

Tyra Banks adds another Pacific Palisades property to her growing portfolio

Tyra Banks seems to have caught another case of the real estate bug. The model and television personality recently bought an investment property in Pacific Palisades through her trust for $1.355 m
Read Full Story

Trump says Supreme Court action on travel ban gives him 'important tool'

Read Full Story

Rep. Maxine Waters focuses on GOP healthcare bill at packed town hall

Read Full Story