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August 28, 2018 11:32 AM Flydubai sacks pilot who failed alcohol test before flight

DUBAI (Reuters) - Flydubai said on Tuesday it had sacked a pilot who last month failed an alcohol test before being due to operate a flight to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) from Nepal. The captain was found to have a blood alcohol level over the legal limit and deemed unfit to operate the July 29 Kathmandu to Dubai flight after colleagues raised concerns 56

August 21, 2018 7:50 PM Who is Patrick Morrisey? A look at the West Virginia Senate hopeful

West Virginia Attorney Gen. Patrick Morrisey pulled off an upset in the Republican primary for Senate, beating out coal baron Don Blankenship and Rep. Evan Jenkins to secure the GOP nomination in May. Although the race leans Democrat, according to Fox News’ rankings, it’s one where Republicans hope to have the chance to unseat incumbent Joe Manchin 133

August 20, 2018 10:16 PM EPA Head Signs Proposal to Undo Restrictions on Coal Plants

Trump administration moves to scrap regulations on energy sources, setting up a battle The Trump administration moved to overturn Obama-era environmental rules on power-plant emissions, a long-telegraphed action designed to help coal-burning plants compete with natural gas and other cleaner alternatives as a national energy source. Andrew Wheeler, President 68

August 17, 2018 6:39 PM The Game Has Changed at Tesla

SEC investigation means Tesla’s precarious cash situation could become critical in the coming months Tesla’s investors, captivated by the electric car maker’s future growth prospects, have ignored its rickety finances. That is no longer possible. Tesla is in trouble after a chaotic week. Elon Musk’s supposed plan to take the company private at $420 a share 86

August 14, 2018 4:24 PM Southwest to allow only dogs, cats as emotional support animals

(Reuters) - Southwest Airlines Co would limit emotional support animals to only dogs and cats on its flights and will allow one per passenger, the U.S. airline said on Tuesday as it updated its service animal policies. The emotional support animal must remain in a carrier or be on a leash at all times, Southwest said, adding that customers traveling 65

August 14, 2018 4:34 AM Thai court delays decision on taking up case against Airports of Thailand, King Power

BANGKOK (Reuters) - A Thai court on Tuesday said it would extend a hearing into a 14 billion baht ($420 million) graft case against Airports of Thailand Pcl (AOT) and duty-free retailer King Power, owner of English Premier League club Leicester City, delaying a decision on whether to take up the case. The Central Criminal Court for Corruption and Misconduct 55

August 13, 2018 10:05 PM Michigan sets new deer-hunting rules to keep chronic wasting disease from spreading

Michigan Natural Resources Commission has approved new deer-hunting regulations to help curb chronic wasting disease from spreading, Michigan Department of Natural Resources said. The rules, which go into effect for this year’s deer-hunting season, will pose new restrictions on baiting and feeding. Among the regulations will be a statewide ban on the use of all natural 116

August 13, 2018 1:57 PM A Clampdown Slowing Legal, Not Just Illegal, Immigration

Trump administration is taking myriad quieter steps to reduce legal immigration through new policies or a stricter interpretation of existing regulations A Canadian financial firm recently opened an office in the U.S. and, as part of its staffing-up process, hired an analyst—a numbers whiz with a Ph.D. in physics—who had been working in Boston for another 49

August 12, 2018 7:45 AM Scooter Startups Roll Into Trouble as Cities Slow Their Expansion

Denver impounds hundreds of scooters without operating permits before drafting rules of the road for pilot program Shortly after two startups dropped hundreds of scooters on the streets of Denver without permission in May, frustrated city officials responded swiftly with vehicles of their own. A platoon of workers in vans and pickups scooped up more than 300 of the scooters 54

August 8, 2018 2:51 PM Jimmy Kimmel Tries to Get Trump to Act on Climate Change By Speaking His Language

“Not only won’t Trump address this, he’s rolling back regulations that were designed to slow it down,” Kimmel said. “And this is bigly important stuff. Somebody needs to get through to the president before its too late.” So during Tuesday’s episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live!, the host tried out a new approach to convincing Trump that something needs to be done about 51