Economía

FPL prepares for Hurricane Irma as storm nears Florida

FPL prepares for Hurricane Irma as storm nears Florida FPL said in the proposal that the deal would ultimately save customers an estimated $183 million because of eliminating future costs related to the plant. The powerful storm, which left fatalities in its march through the Caribbean and is headed toward the Keys, has utility crews already laboring -- mostly in South Florida -- with more than 76,000 customers in the dark Saturday afternoon. [Full Article...]

AG urges proactive response to Equifax hack

AG urges proactive response to Equifax hack Indeed, in the worst case scenario - exfiltration of this full dataset by a criminal actor determined to use it for maximum financial gain - it is hard to see how Equifax's current business model could be sustained if it is true that information necessary to "prove" the identity of virtually any American is available to criminals. [Full Article...]

Britain backs kicking North Korean workers out of EU

Britain backs kicking North Korean workers out of EU The North Korean government has spoken about plans for an attack on USA military facilities in Guam. Fears that North Korea is developing an arsenal of intercontinental ballistic missiles capable of striking cities in the USA and Canada have heightened concerns about the possibility of war. [Full Article...]

US Family Incomes Up, Poverty Down

US Family Incomes Up, Poverty Down That is the second gain in two years. We'll start out today's show by talking about what that means. JOHN YDSTIE, BYLINE: Hi, Kelly. In a stark reminder of the damage done by the Great Recession and of the modest recovery that followed, the median American household only previous year finally earned more than it did in 1999. [Full Article...]

Oil prices climb for 2nd day as OPEC report shows production drop

Oil prices climb for 2nd day as OPEC report shows production drop The hurricane forced refineries across the US Gulf Coast to shut down impacting almost 3.3 mbpd of refining capacity as per the EIA data released last week. The impact of Hurricane Harvey , which struck Texas last month, on global oil markets is "likely to be relatively short-lived", the IEA said. Meanwhile, the report put the country's heavy oil price at $48.7 in August, an increase of $2.69... [Full Article...]

North Korea rejects UN sanctions resolution, warns US

North Korea rejects UN sanctions resolution, warns US Among other concessions the new text also softens proposed restrictions on North Koreans working overseas, and on the inspection by force of ships suspected of carrying cargo prohibited by the UN. South Korean President Moon Jae-in's office denied reports Seoul is exploring the possibility of relocating US tactical nuclear weapons to the peninsula. [Full Article...]

Isle of Wight MP Bob Seely Supports EU Repeal Bill

Isle of Wight MP Bob Seely Supports EU Repeal Bill Their claim was that the European Union withdrawal bill handed sweeping powers to government ministers that would allow them to by-pass the elected parliament. These amendments are backed by normally loyal Tory MPs, such as John Penrose, Vicky Ford and Tom Tugendhat. Jeremy Corbyn has called this present bill a " power grab " and it is understandable why he thinks this. [Full Article...]

Powerful winds from Hurricane Irma rip the roof off a Miami house

Powerful winds from Hurricane Irma rip the roof off a Miami house Storm surges were beginning to impact Key West just before 4 a.m. ET Sunday, with water levels already two feet above normal. "It's devastating", Florida Gov. "It definitely went a step above even that particular one", he said. And the governor said damage on the southwest coast, including in Naples and Fort Myers, was not as bad as feared. [Full Article...]

Así son los nuevos iPhone 8 y 8 Plus

Así son los nuevos iPhone 8 y 8 Plus Llegará a EE.UU. el 3 de noviembre por u$s999. Tendrá una pantalla OLED que abarcará todo el frente del celular, con excepción de una pequeña pestaña en la parte superior, que tendrá varios sensores , un altavoz y la cámara frontal . No se puede decir que Apple haya inventado la carga inalámbrica ni mucho menos, pero los de Cupertino tienen la buena costumbre de darle la vuelta a una ... [Full Article...]

Risk on for Asia, with UK Inflation and the Pound in Focus

Risk on for Asia, with UK Inflation and the Pound in Focus Rwanda's Consumer Price Index (CPI), a main gauge of inflation has risen 3.2 percent year on year in August 2017 down from 3.5 percent in July 2017. That equaled the four-year high set in May of this year. She said: "Worries about high inflation expectations becoming entrenched and the degree of spare capacity in the economy may well lead to more MPC members voting for a rate hike sooner rather th... [Full Article...]

Harvey, Irma estimated to cost $290 billion in US

Harvey, Irma estimated to cost $290 billion in US Many of these impacts are avoidable. A total of 1,833 people were said to have lost their lives due to the severe damage caused by Katrina, which resulted in wind damage, destruction , failure of levee systems in New Orleans and extensive storm surge damage along the Louisiana-Mississippi-Alabama coasts. [Full Article...]

NASA satellite imagery shows Hurricane Irma engulf entire state of Florida

NASA satellite imagery shows Hurricane Irma engulf entire state of Florida Aid rushed in to hurricane-scarred Florida early Tuesday, residents began to dig out, and officials slowly pieced together the scope of Irma's vicious path of destruction across the peninsula. That includes Hilton Head Island, the most populous of the islands with about 40,000 residents. The deadly hurricane hit Marco Island at 3:35 p.m. local time (19:35 UTC) on Sunday with winds gusting at... [Full Article...]

AR Storm Chaser Follows Eye of Irma

AR Storm Chaser Follows Eye of Irma Rain from Irma was already falling on the state early Monday and would continue to spread to the north and west through the day. Lakeland, Florida, police rescued a family from Hurricane Irma flood waters early Monday after their auto became submerged. [Full Article...]

Trump's messy and muddled reasoning on DACA — Editorial

Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit ruled that DAPA - the orders protecting undocumented immigrants who are the parents of children born here - was unconstitutional". But that doesn't settle the matter. The less likely such deportations are , he added, the more important it is for Congress to come up with a fix. [Full Article...]

Hurricane Irma hits Florida with wind, flooding

Hurricane Irma hits Florida with wind, flooding Irma left nearly 6 million people without power in Florida , wreaking havoc in the Keys and leaving parts of Miami and Naples underwater. Irma , which prompted one of the largest evacuations in USA history, was a Category 4 hurricane about 20 miles (30 km) east-southeast of Key West, Florida , as of 8 a.m. [Full Article...]

Hurricane Irma: Disruption to flights at Heathrow and Gatwick

Hurricane Irma: Disruption to flights at Heathrow and Gatwick Report say operations at the MIA are expected to re-open with a limited schedule on Tuesday. "'Our cruise got cancelled on Tuesday and this was the first flight that my son, my husband and I could all get out on together", said Haley Duran. [Full Article...]

PSA: The iPhone X Is Actually Pronounced 'iPhone Ten'

PSA: The iPhone X Is Actually Pronounced 'iPhone Ten' Everything will kick off on Tuesday, at 6pm UK time or 1pm in New York. "( AAPL ) is State of Wisconsin Investment Board's Largest Position" was published by StockNewsTimes and is the sole property of of StockNewsTimes. Stocks highlighted are new to the list since the last time the study was run, and data is courtesy of Schaeffer's Senior Quantitative Analyst Rocky White. [Full Article...]

Quiet start for Adrian Peterson as Saints rotate running backs

Quiet start for Adrian Peterson as Saints rotate running backs With Minnesota's defense stifling the New Orleans attack, and Stefon Diggs doing his best Moss impersonation, the Vikings rolled to a 29-19 victory. Each running back played in one preseason game. That one shotgun snap also saw Peterson motioned out wide and Brees sacked. Tonight's game is part one of ESPN's annual Monday Night Football season opening double header. [Full Article...]

United States open: Wall Street jumps back towards record highs

United States open: Wall Street jumps back towards record highs The PowerShares KBW Property & Casualty Insurance Portfolio (KBWP) spiked 5.2% in its biggest one-day gain since August 2011, but has recently pulled back somewhat. The most active gold contract for December delivery dropped 15.5 dollars, or 1.15 percent, to settle at 1,335.7 dollars per ounce. Apple (AAPL.O) rose 1.5 percent to $161.07, giving the biggest boost to the S&P and the Nasdaq ... [Full Article...]

Jalen Ramsey: Deshaun Watson Should Be Starting For Texans

Jalen Ramsey: Deshaun Watson Should Be Starting For Texans The 29-7 victory was the first season-opening win for the Jaguars since 2011. Brandon Allen completed 22 of 31 passes for 265 yards and a touchdown. However, the former LSU star put any concerns about his health to rest, running for an impressive 100 yards and a touchdown on 26 carries. [Full Article...]


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