• Aspen Skiing buying California's Mammoth Resorts ski areas
Aspen Skiing buying California's Mammoth Resorts ski areas

The partners' unnamed "new entity" is acquiring Mammoth Resorts , which also owns June Mountain near Mammoth as well as the Snow Summit and Bear Mountain ski areas near San Bernardino, California, which Mammoth Resorts acquired in 2014, KSL said in an announcement.

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  • Bank Of America Q1 Profit Beats Estimates; Revenue Up 7%
Bank Of America Q1 Profit Beats Estimates; Revenue Up 7%

It was not immediately clear if the reported figures were comparable. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have issued a hold rating, twenty-seven have issued a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the stock.

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  • Braves beat Padres 5-2 on opening night at new stadium
Braves beat Padres 5-2 on opening night at new stadium

Colon (1-1) overpowered the Padres as he showed why he was given a $12.5 million, one-year contract in November. Manager Brian Snitker said the hard-throwing right-hander is "feeling great and ready to go", but no word when he'll come off the DL.

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  • Delta To Offer Up To $10000 To Flyers Who Give Up Seats
Delta To Offer Up To $10000 To Flyers Who Give Up Seats

Bear in mind that this figure includes both passengers who volunteer to give up those seat and those who are selected if no volunteers are found. Delta told Quartz that it pays passengers who volunteer to take a different flight in "cash and gift cards".

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  • Snapchat denies CEO's dismissal of 'poor' India
Snapchat denies CEO's dismissal of 'poor' India

The comment after being featured on Indian news websites spread like a wildfire in a jungle. Interestingly, a section of Internet users mistook Snapchat to be Snapdeal and uninstalled the e-commerce app of the latter. The hackers have threatened to carry out more such attacks, if Spiegel does not apologise. However, Snapchat has vehemently ...

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  • Ola, Uber drivers on strike today
Ola, Uber drivers on strike today

An Uber spokesperson said the company had not yet seen the TLC's proposal but looked forward to reviewing it. "Uber is always striving to offer the best earning opportunity for drivers, and we are constantly working to improve the driver experience", the spokesperson said in an email.

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  • North Korea flaunts long-range missiles in massive parade
North Korea flaunts long-range missiles in massive parade

Reuters heard from military officials who told them that the North Koreans tried to launch a missile on their eastern coast after a day of pro-military demonstrations in Pyongyang . China's official Xinhua News Agency says China's top diplomat, Yang Jiechi, and U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson discussed the situation on the Korean Peninsula ...

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  • Almost 40 million people have yet to file taxes this year
Almost 40 million people have yet to file taxes this year

Last year April 15 fell on Friday, which pushed the tax return deadline to Monday, April 18. The IRS says more than $1 billion still remains untouched as a result of people not filing their 2013 federal tax returns. "The IRS urges tax preparers to verbally reconfirm information with the client should they receive last-minute email request to chan...

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  • Oil prices dip amid growing number of United States drilling rigs
Oil prices dip amid growing number of United States drilling rigs

The price for Brent crude oil was down 0.13 percent about a half hour before the start of trading in NY to $55.82 per barrel. On Thursday, before major markets closed for a holiday break, they settled up 3 cents at $55.89 a barrel. Shale oil. "If all producers continue complying with the output cut, Iran would also do the same". Indeed, although ...

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  • United changes crew booking policy after passenger dragged off plane
United changes crew booking policy after passenger dragged off plane

Delta Air Lines is making a significant change to its overbooking policy, now allowing gate agents and crew members the flexibility to offer up to an astonishing $9,950 to passengers who voluntarily agree to be rebooked. In a statement issued immediately after Thursday's news conference, United insisted that Munoz and the airline called Dao numero...

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  • SNL's Trump Chooses Kushner Over Bannon in Cold Open
SNL's Trump Chooses Kushner Over Bannon in Cold Open

Then, on the insistence of his second-in-command, Trump realized the time had finally come to dismiss one of his two key advisers. Pence urges Trump to address the issue of his top advisers being at each other's throats, prompting Trump to call Bannon and Kushner into the Oval Office.

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  • Trump admin. declines to brand China a currency manipulator
Trump admin. declines to brand China a currency manipulator

As expected after President Trump's recent comments, the U.S. Treasury has decided NOT to brand China a currency manipulator. "In this status, China will have to prove that the lack of intervention to curb the growth rate of the national currency within three years has been a sustainable policy", the U.S.

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  • Taser Incident Sets Off Panic at Penn Station
Taser Incident Sets Off Panic at Penn Station

It was the latest in a series of recent rail problems plaguing the metropolitan area. Brian Scheckner, who claimed to be on the disabled train, said he and fellow passengers were stuck for almost three hours. The train was headed from Trenton, New Jersey into Penn Station, and got stuck at about 3:40 p.m., according to the spokeswoman. No injur...

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  • Spanish navy patrol ship made illegal incursion into British waters, Gibraltar says
Spanish navy patrol ship made illegal incursion into British waters, Gibraltar says

The future of Gibraltar has become the first big dispute of Brexit since Prime Minister Theresa May filed formal divorce papers last week, with the EU draft position on negotiations saying the application of any EU-UK trade deal to Gibraltar had be agreed between Spain and Britain.

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  • Mark Hamill: Carrie Fisher Star Wars tribute is 'therapy'
Mark Hamill: Carrie Fisher Star Wars tribute is 'therapy'

The other part of it is there are lots of surprises in this movie and lots of twists and turns, and I really want people to experience those when they see the movie for the first time. Fisher's scenes for The Last Jedi were filmed prior to her death. "We go deeper into Rey's story and what is very apparent...is Rey has a certain expectation as...

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  • Tax Day demonstrators to demand Trump release his taxes
Tax Day demonstrators to demand Trump release his taxes

Recent polling shows 74 per cent of Americans want the President to release his tax returns. Like the women's march, Saturday's event in Chicago will coincide with similar demonstrations in cities across the country . "I want to keep our attention on following the money", Taub said. "We thought we'd be lucky if we got 200 people. No one ...

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  • Foxconn Reportedly Seeks SoftBank's Help In Bid For Toshiba Chip Unit
Foxconn Reportedly Seeks SoftBank's Help In Bid For Toshiba Chip Unit

It is noteworthy that a large amount of Apple's iPhones are produced at Foxconn's enterprise there. The biggest culprit: The bankruptcy filing of its US nuclear unit, Westinghouse Electric, last month after delays and billions of dollars in cost over-runs in building USA reactors.

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  • Protest over Death Penalty Awarded to Indian Naval Officer in Pakistan
Protest over Death Penalty Awarded to Indian Naval Officer in Pakistan

Addressing a presser on the issue, MEA spokesperson Gopal Baglay claimed, "Kulbhushan Jadhav has been falsely arrested in Pakistan". Pakistan has not shared with us any details about Kulbhushan Jadhav's well-being or the location where he is presently being kept, Baglay said.

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  • EPA to Withdraw Obama-Era Effluent Limitations Guidelines Rule
EPA to Withdraw Obama-Era Effluent Limitations Guidelines Rule

Miners at Consol's Harvey Mine in Greene County gathered before and after their shifts awaiting the arrival of Scott Pruitt - President Trump's top environmental official - who spoke the words they wanted to hear. "It's been said - I think you've heard it said - you can't have your cake and eat it too", Pruitt said. Federal marshals are protect...

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  • Palestinian man arrested for stabbing Israeli woman in Jerusalem
Palestinian man arrested for stabbing Israeli woman in Jerusalem

The Israeli Embassy in the United Kingdom confirmed the victim was British. The 25-year-old woman from Britain was stabbed while travelling on a tram. "We received a report that someone had been seriously injured in a stabbing attack on the light railway". "I am filled with sadness, as I received the awful news of the murder of a young girl in ...

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