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2014-07-16 20:20:45

CALGARY, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (TSX/NYSE: CP) announced today it will be asking the Superior Court of Quebec to stay a July 14, 2014 decision by the Canadian Railway Office of Arbitration (CROA), which ruled a locomotive engineer, who consumed cocaine at a time and of a quantity which could impact his duties, must be reinstated. CP also announced it will be appealing the agency's order to the Superior Court of Quebec asking it to overturn...

2009-12-03 16:36:00

CHICAGO, Dec. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- United Airlines today reported its preliminary consolidated traffic results for November 2009. The company reported a November consolidated passenger load factor of 80.2 percent. Total consolidated revenue passenger miles (RPMs) increased in November by 1.8 percent on a consolidated capacity decrease of 2.7 percent in available seat miles (ASMs) compared with the same period in 2008. About United United Airlines, a wholly-owned subsidiary of UAL...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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