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How Iranians pivoted from condemning the US to dramatic protests against their own government after officials shot down a commercial plane

Mona Hoobehfekr/ISNA via AP Iranians staged three days of increasingly fiery protests in the latest spike of tensions after armed forces shot down .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 14th, 2020

Iranians marched in fiery protests to demand Ayatollah Khamenei"s resignation after officials shot down a commercial plane

Morteza Nikoubazl/NurPhoto via Getty Images Thousands of protestors flooded the stre.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 11th, 2020

Trump says he stands with Iranians amid anti-government protests. But he"s barred them from US travel, threatened to bomb their cultural sites, and mocked the way they dress.

Mona Hoobehfekr/ISNA via AP President Donald Trump is expressing support for Iranian protesters as they flood the streets in outrage over their government's shooting down a passenger plane .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 14th, 2020

Trump says he stands with Iranians amid anti-government protests. But he"s banned them from US travel, threatened to bomb their cultural sites, and mocked the way they dress.

Mona Hoobehfekr/ISNA via AP President Donald Trump is expressing support for Iranian protesters as they flood the streets in outrage over the government shooting down a passenger plane and killing 176 .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 13th, 2020

Ginther enacts curfew for Columbus, DeWine activates National Guard amid continuing protests

Columbus Mayor Andrew Ginther has announced a citywide curfew from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m., part of government officials' response to ongoing protests over the death of Minneapolis resident George Floyd. The curfew "remains in place until it is rescin.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 30th, 2020

New measure on November ballot could dramatically impact property taxes

A titanic battle on the November ballot awaits commercial real estate interests and investors, seeking to stop the most dramatic change to their property taxes in more than 40 years. State officials announced Friday a measure known as split-roll h.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 29th, 2020

United Airlines in talks with U.S. officials about financial support

United Airlines confirmed Friday it is in talks with U.S. government officials about possible financial assistance in the middle of a dramatic falloff in travel demand due to the coronavirus outbreak......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 13th, 2020

S.F. shipyard developer brings in government consultant team featuring Willie Brown

The developer of San Francisco's stalled Hunters Point Shipyard project announced an consultancy agreement Thursday aimed at working with government officials to move the project forward. Commercial real estate developer Five Point Holdings, LLC (NY.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 20th, 2020

Canadian Businesses, Government Officials Urge End To Pipeline Protests

Canadian businesses and government officials are urging protesters to stop blocking freight and and passenger rail lines and end a nearly weeklong protests over a proposed pipeline. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaFeb 13th, 2020

Iran says it will examine the plane it shot down domestically — but a national air safety director admitted that the agency hasn"t been able to open black boxes previously

Reuters An accident investigation director for the Iranian government told state media on Jan. 19 that the downed plane's black boxes will be examined domestically. That refutes a statement he .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 19th, 2020

Violent Iran protests continue after plane was shot down

Monday marked the thi.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJan 13th, 2020

Ukraine"s president wants a "full admission of guilt" and compensation from Iran after it shot down a commercial plane

NurPhoto/ Getty Iran admitted to accidentally shooting down a Ukrainian commercial airliner that killed all 176 passengers on board. Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelenskiy released a statement, saying he wants a full admissi.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 11th, 2020

Amazon boss Bezos to face protests from traders during India trip

Thousands of small-scale traders in India are planning to organize protests against Amazon.com Inc founder Jeff Bezos, who will visit the country next week for a company event and potential meetings with government officials......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 11th, 2020

US officials believe Ukraine airliner shot down by Iran

The crew of a Ukraine International Airlines Boeing 737 that crashed in Iran, killing all 176 people on board, never made a radio call for help and were trying to turn back for the airport when their burning plane went down......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 9th, 2020

Iranians tried to hack U.S. presidential campaign in effort that targeted hundreds, Microsoft says

The software giant said it detected a campaign linked to the Iranian government attempted to breach email addresses belonging to U.S. presidential campaigns, government officials and journalists......»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 4th, 2019

Iranians tried to hack U.S. presidential candidate in effort that targeted hundreds, Microsoft says

The software giant said it detected a campaign linked to the Iranian government attempted to breach email addresses belonging to U.S. presidential campaigns, government officials and journalists......»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 4th, 2019

US orders embassy staff out of Nicaragua amid deadly protests against the government

REUTERS/Oswaldo Rivas MANAGUA/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A student was shot dead in Nicaragua late on Sunday, the Red Cross said, bringing the t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 23rd, 2018

Cuba, Mexico Officials Probe Fatal Plane Crash

Cuba declared two days of national mourning for the victims of a commercial plane crash in Havana, as rescue workers intensified efforts to identify more than 100 victims who died in the disaster......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMay 19th, 2018

Hacks on a Plane: Researchers Warn It’s Only ‘a Matter of Time’ Before Aircraft Get Cyber Attacked

"Most commercial aircraft currently in use have little to no cyber protections in place." Since 9/11, airlines, airports and government agencies have introduced many travel security measures aime.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 8th, 2018

Pentagon Says Russian Plane Shot Down By Syrian Defense Responding To Israeli Attack

update 3: In a breaking report CNN has cited Pentagon officials who say the missing Russian aircraft with 14 service members on board, now subject of a Russian .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 17th, 2018

Syria accidentally shot down a Russian plane while fending off an Israeli missile strike

Hassan Ammar/AP Photo US military officials believe Syrian forces accidentally shot down.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 17th, 2018