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Man 'smearing feces' causes United Airlines flight to be redirected to Alaska

Man 'smearing feces' causes United Airlines flight to be redirected to Alaska

The man tried to shove the shirt he was once wearing down one of the toilets, authorities said. As the plane made its unplanned landing in Alaska, the man cooperated with the flight crew and sat in his seat, KTVA reports. The man was interviewed by Federal Bureau of Investigation agents and airport police after the incident, according to KTVA . No charges have been filed.


Amazon Might be Ready to Bid for Premier League Streaming Rights

Amazon Might be Ready to Bid for Premier League Streaming Rights

Broughton said he has been told that the digital giant is interested in adding to its sports footprint by making a tilt at the Premier League, Europe's most prized live sports broadcast asset. Amazon's deals for live sport have so far focused on tennis and the National Football League, which are not the biggest draws for a United Kingdom audience that is far more interested in soccer.


Taco Bell rings in new year with new fries

Taco Bell rings in new year with new fries

The innovative fast food Mexican chain owned by Yum Brands announced Wednesday that it will begin selling Nacho Fries for a limited time starting January 25 for $1. It has always been speculated that Taco Bell would be bringing this worldwide menu item to the US, especially after the company held market tests in West Virginia and California last spring.


China to ban steel exports to N Korea, cap crude oil exports

China to ban steel exports to N Korea, cap crude oil exports

China on Friday denied reports it has been illicitly selling oil products to North Korea, after U.S. President Donald Trump said he was not happy that China had allowed oil to reach the isolated nation. In the Times interview, Trump explicitly tied his administration's trade policy with China to its perceived co-operation in resolving the North Korea nuclear crisis.


Quake hits San Francisco, shaking Berkeley awake

Quake hits San Francisco, shaking Berkeley awake

The natural disaster serves as an important reminder that the " Hayward Fault is ready to go", Knudson said. "We know from geologic excavations on this fault that big quakes happen every 150 years". In fact the 150th anniversary is coming up - we think that quake was a magnitude 6.8 or so. Nothing brings the Bay Area together more than tweeting about an #earthquake in the middle of the night.


Constellation Brands Sinks Despite Solid Q3 Results

Constellation Brands Sinks Despite Solid Q3 Results

These holdings make up 75.11% of the company's outstanding shares. The Street expects earnings of $8.43 per share for the year. Noble Energy Inc (Prn) (Put) now has $15.16B valuation. Cadence Llc, a Massachusetts-based fund reported 18,123 shares. Kames Capital Public Limited Co reported 9,829 shares stake. Tdam Usa Inc stated it has 1,417 shares.