Topic: Settles
us shares rise volatile wall street settles
October 19, 2014

US shares rise as volatile Wall Street settles down

NEW YORK - US shares surged Friday following a strong rise in Europe’s equity markets, as investor zeal returned following a sell-off earlier in the week.The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 263.17 (1.63 percent) to 16,380.41.The broad-based S&P 500 jumped 24.00 (1.29 percent) to ...

Waseem settles for bronze medal after semi-final’s defeat

LAHORE - Pakistan's silver medal hope in boxing event was shattered Thursday when top pugilist M Waseem was contended with a bronze medal after he was outclassed by Shakhobidin Zoirov of Uzbekistan in the flyweight division bout final of 17th Asian Games Boxing Tournament. Uzbek boxer stamped his ...

woman settles airlines
September 10, 2014

man of ‘too fat to fly’ woman settles with airlines

AFPWASHINGTONThe widower of a sick woman booted off several flights allegedly because she was too fat has settled his lawsuit with airlines Lufthansa, Delta and KLM. Janos Soltesz, whose wife Vilma, 56, weighed more than 400 pounds (185 kilos), died in October 2012 in Hungary after she had been ...

Rihanna settles million-dollar lawsuit

NEW YORK - Pop star Rihanna has agreed to settle a lawsuit with her former accountants accusing them of mismanaging her finances and costing her millions of dollars, lawyers for the parties told a federal judge on Thursday.The terms of the deal were not disclosed during a brief hearing before U.S. ...

obama settles weekend golf buddies
February 17, 2014

Obama settles into long weekend of golf with buddies

RANCHO MIRAGE (Reuters): US President Barack Obama has settled into a Presidents Day holiday weekend of golf with friends at a secluded desert retreat where many presidents have found refuge from the storms of the White House. Obama is at Sunnylands, a southern California sanctuary that has become ...

tom cruise settles lawsuit abandoning
December 22, 2013

Tom Cruise settles lawsuit over ‘abandoning’ daughter

AFPLOS ANGELES-Tom Cruise has reached a settlement with a magazine publisher he sued for $50 million in libel damages over claims he abandoned his daughter Suri after his divorce, the star’s lawyer said Friday. Terms of the agreement remain confidential, but a statement said German publisher ...

dispute stand torkham settles jirga
December 01, 2013

Jirga settles Torkham stand dispute

KHYBER AGENCY : The Khuga khel committee on Saturday settled six-month old Qaumi (stand) Adda dispute with the mutual approval of all three sub-tribes of Khuga Khel Shinwari of Landi kotal.   Addressing the media at the Landi kotal Press Club, President of the Qaumi committee Haji Zarab ...

lady gaga settles lawsuit
October 23, 2013

Lady Gaga settles lawsuit filed by ex-personal assistant

New York: Lady Gaga avoided a trial scheduled to begin next month by settling a lawsuit out of court brought by a former personal assistant seeking unpaid overtime wages.The settlement in a lawsuit brought by Jennifer O’Neill was revealed on Monday in a court order dismissing the case. ...

woman settles parking fine
August 27, 2013

Woman settles $105,000 parking fine

ChicagoMTA woman from Chicago has settled $105,000 (£67,540) in parking fines accumulated after her car was abandoned at O’Hare International Airport in 2009.Jennifer Fitzgerald’s ex-boyfriend left the car at the airport’s employee car park and the vehicle amassed 678 ...

robert settles disagreements club
August 22, 2013

Robert settles disagreements with club

BERLIN - Borussia Dortmund forward Robert Lewandowski has resolved differences with the club over a failed transfer to Bayern Munich in the close season, the Poland international said on Wednesday after being given a pay rise. Lewandowski was desperate to leave the Champions League runners-up to ...

settles question
August 15, 2013

That settles the question

In a statement that is close to Pakistan’s longstanding position, UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has urged that the drones be used for what he called photography (for intelligence gathering) and that their use as a weapon must be subject to international law.So what’s next? ...

ashton settles dispute
May 05, 2013

Ashton settles TV dispute

CALIFORNIA: Ashton Kutcher and his production partner have settled a £875,000 lawsuit with officials at the California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) over a scrapped reality show featuring their employees. The Two and a Half Men actor, who runs Katalyst Media with his pal Jason Goldberg, ...

jirga settles tribal dispute
January 23, 2013

Jirga settles tribal dispute

THATTA – Balochistan’s former Chief Minister Sardar Saleh Muhammad Bhootani presided over a jirga here and resolved the four-year-old bloody dispute between Mundh and Bakik communities.As per the jirga verdict, the Bakik community has to pay Rs8.8million and Mundh community Rs2.3 ...