Daily Archives: April 16, 2018



  • Netflix got even more people to sign up and its investors are cheering

    Netflix got even more people to sign up and its investors are cheering

    Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about Netflix got even more people to sign up and its investors are cheering Streaming video provider Netflix releases its first-quarter 2018 earnings after the market closes Monday. Wall Street expects Netflix to slightly beat its own expectations for new subscribers…


  • Airline cancels Mexico flights, tells fliers to find another way home

    Airline cancels Mexico flights, tells fliers to find another way home

    Sun Country jets line up at Terminal 2 at Minneapolis St-Paul International Airport in January 2017. (Photo: Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren, special to USA TODAY)   Dozens of stranded Sun Country Airlines passengers are fuming after the carrier canceled their flights home from Mexico and then told them they’re on their own to find a new way back.…




  • EPA Takes Toxic Site Flooded By Harvey Off Special Cleanup List

    EPA Takes Toxic Site Flooded By Harvey Off Special Cleanup List

    Satellite images show the San Jacinto Waste Pits near Houston on Sept. 2, 2017 (left) when the site was still flooded after Hurricane Harvey and on Jan. 24, 2018 after the waters had receded. Satellite image ©2018 DigitalGlobe, a Maxar company hide caption toggle caption Satellite image ©2018 DigitalGlobe, a Maxar company Satellite images show…


  • National Guard troops at Mexican border may be armed, says top official

    National Guard troops at Mexican border may be armed, says top official

    The acknowledgment came moments after California announced it would not be sending troops to the border, as requested by the Departments of Defense and Homeland Security, because it considered the work to be too closely related to immigration enforcement. “We are in continuing dialogue, discussion, with the California National Guard,” said Robert Salesses, deputy assistant…


  • Tax Overhaul Remains Unpopular, Poll Shows

    Tax Overhaul Remains Unpopular, Poll Shows

    More people view the Republican tax overhaul as a bad idea than a good one, a new Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll has found, but Americans see the GOP as better equipped than Democrats to handle taxes, trade and other economic issues. The result is a mixed bag for the Republican Party, which has been…