Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

61-70 results from 1000 for query «fines»

March 28, 2018 11:39 PM ‘Aggressive’ passenger may have to pay plane’s fuel bill after causing emergency landing

Charalabos Nassios pleaded guilty to charges of assault, mischief and uttering threats during a Cuba-bound Sunwing flight in July last year. (CTV News) A Canadian man may be charged $17,450 after his drunken and disorderly behavior caused the airplane to make an emergency return to the airport while accompanied by two F-15 U.S. Air Force jets. Charalabos 155

March 26, 2018 7:34 PM Cook County sues Facebook, Cambridge Analytica for fraud

Cook County sues Facebook, Cambridge Analytica for fraud Cook County is suing Facebook and Cambridge Analytica for fraud after revelations that the latter obtained data on millions of Facebook users. The lawsuit filed Friday in Cook County Circuit Court alleges Trump-affiliated political consulting firm Cambridge Analytica deceived the millions of Illinois 55

March 22, 2018 10:59 AM Denmark to build wild boar fence on German border

COPENHAGEN (Reuters) - Denmark said Thursday it will build a 70 kilometer (43.5 mile) fence on its German border to keep out wild boars that can carry the deadly infection African swine fewer to farm pigs and threaten the country’s large pork industry. While no case has yet been detected in Denmark, the spread of the disease in eastern Europe is causing 87

March 20, 2018 4:46 AM Supreme Court takes up challenge by crisis pregnancy centers

Supreme Court takes up challenge by crisis pregnancy centers The Supreme Court is hearing arguments in a free speech fight over California's attempt to regulate anti-abortion crisis pregnancy centers. The case being argued Tuesday involves information required by a state law that the centers must provide clients about the availability of contraception 70

March 14, 2018 2:15 PM France to sue Google, Apple over developer contracts: minister

PARIS (Reuters) - France said on Wednesday it will take Google (GOOGL.O) and Apple (AAPL.O) to court and seek fines of 2 million euros ($2.5 million) over what it termed “abusive” contractual terms imposed by the tech giants on startups and developers. Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire told RTL radio he had been made aware that Apple Inc. and Alphabet 80

March 9, 2018 8:23 PM Denver Broncos Owner's Son Avoids Jail In 100 MPH DUI Case

John Bowlen -- son of Broncos owner Pat Bowlen -- has cut a plea deal in his DUI case ... the one where he told a cop, "So you know who my father is?" As we previously reported, the 31-year-old -- who used to work for the Broncos -- was busted in July 2017 when cops say he was blazing down a California highway around 100 mph while drunk. Now, we've learned 93

February 23, 2018 4:19 PM VW says shift to electric vehicles could hit profitability

BERLIN (Reuters) - Volkswagen (VOWG_p.DE) said profitability could take a hit this year after posting record 2017 earnings on Friday, as the carmaker invests billions of euros in electric vehicles (EVs) and launches a raft of new models. Europe’s largest automotive group said it expects a return on sales for 2018 of between 6.5 and 7.5 percent before 74

February 22, 2018 6:40 AM Panamanian business planned $500G bribe to FIFA big Eduardo Li

Panamanian business planned $500G bribe to FIFA big Eduardo Li A Panamanian company admitted Wednesday to bribing a crooked Costa Rican soccer president in yet another offshoot of the FIFA corruption case. Brooklyn federal prosecutors said the company, Mimo International Imports and Exports, planned to secretly dole out $500,000 to Costa Rican soccer 73

February 12, 2018 12:51 AM Takata settles with injured drivers to exit bankruptcy

Takata settles with injured drivers to exit bankruptcy Takata Corp's U.S. unit has reached a settlement with representatives of those injured by lethally defective air bags, paving the way for the company to exit Chapter 11 bankruptcy and move forward with a reorganization plan, according to court documents. The agreement between the Japanese auto parts 57

February 6, 2018 3:30 PM Poland’s Controversial Holocaust Bill Becomes Law

Law mandates fines or imprisonment for people who accuse the Polish population of responsibility or complicity in war crimes WARSAW—Polish President Andrzej Duda approved a libel law imposing up to three years in jail for accusing the Polish people of assisting in the Holocaust, overriding the objections of the Auschwitz memorial council, the Israeli 53