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United Airlines alters policy on booking flight crew

United Airlines alters policy on booking flight crew

A United Airlines passenger was dragged from his seat aboard a Sunday night flight at the O'Hare International Airport. The airline said it would ensure that off-duty crew travelling on its airc...

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United Airlines CEO sorry for 'horrific' passenger removal

United Airlines CEO sorry for 'horrific' passenger removal

After people were horrified by video of a passenger getting dragged off a full United Express flight by airport police, the head of United's parent company said the airline was reaching out to the man...

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North Korea problem is "coming to a head", McMaster says

Vice President Mike Pence made an unannounced visit to the Korean Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) on the Korean border Monday amid heightened tensions in the region. The Trump administration has not indicate...

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US and Russia still far apart as Syria haunts talks

He also backed United States calls to find a political solution and said the G7 leaders were ready to work with Russian Federation to end the violence in Syria. He said the recent chemical weapons...

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Christians urged to reflect on the way of Jesus Christ

With Easter Sunday Christians , reflect on the resurrection of Christ from the dead. At the St Francis Xavier Church in Jalan Gasing, over a thousand worshippers attended the special services yeste...

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People Won't Fly United If Another Airline Has An Identical Flight

United had selected Dao and three other passengers at random for removal from the plane after unsuccessfully offering the vouchers and a hotel stay to customers willing to give up their seats. If the...

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Korea, but Pyongyang barely notices

General HR McMaster said China had joined an worldwide consensus that Kim Jong-un's "threatening behaviour" could not continue. Tensions have been steadily rising as Trump takes a hard rhetorical ...

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North Korea flaunts long-range missiles in birthday parade

The parade comes as tensions have been simmering between North Korea and the United States in recent weeks, raising fears of a potential military confrontation between the two sides. The parade, an ...

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The North Korea problem is "coming to a head", McMaster says

McMaster said, "I think there's an global consensus now, including - including the Chinese and the Chinese leadership - that this is a situation that just can't continue". A White House foreign poli...

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Canada Moves Towards Legalizing Recreational Marijuana

A suite of legislation introduced Thursday would, once passed, establish a "strict legal framework" for the production, sale, distribution and possession of pot, and make it against the law to sel...

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Trump administration says no US trading partners manipulate currency

Trump administration says no US trading partners manipulate currency

In the report, the Treasury finds none of the six U.S. trading partners on the monitored list - the Chinese mainland, Germany , Japan , South Korea , Taiwan and Switzerland - have been manipulating...

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With Ibrahimovic resting, Rashford rises to the occasion

With Ibrahimovic resting, Rashford rises to the occasion

Just a week after proclaiming that he felt "like Benjamin Button - I was born old and I will die young", Zlatan Ibrahimovic was relegated to bench duty against Chelsea with Jose Mourinho explaining th...

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Here's one thing United will do differently after the infamous dragging incident

Here's one thing United will do differently after the infamous dragging incident

Dao was dragged off their flight [by Chicago aviation security police officers] and transported to Advocate Lutheran General Hospital", Mr Demetrio said. Overselling flights is a fact of life in the a...

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YouTube TV, Google's live TV streaming service, begins rollout in select locations

YouTube TV, Google's live TV streaming service, begins rollout in select locations

YouTube is now offering a free trial for 30 days, which you can check out here, and the provider is giving new members a Google Chromecast after they make their first month's payment. The live TV serv...

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Tesla Inc CEO Elon Musk to Unhappy TSLA Investors: Buy Ford!

After his initial tweet, Musk went on to say that a pickup truck would also be appearing within the next 18-24 months, so it would seem Tesla's portfolio of electric vehicles is due a serious expans...

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United to compensate all customers on flight passenger was dragged off

United to compensate all customers on flight passenger was dragged off

In an e-mail to WAVE 3 News, United Airlines media relations said, "All customers on flight 3411 on Sunday, April 9 are being compensated for the cost of their tickets". "No, I'm not going". "The ...

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Tax March: Thousands in Denver demand to see Trump's tax returns

Tax March: Thousands in Denver demand to see Trump's tax returns

Celebrities have joined thousands of protesters across America to call on President Donald Trump to release his tax returns. There are several theories attempting to explain Trump's obstinacy about re...

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India, Bangladesh sign 22 agreements

India, Bangladesh sign 22 agreements

The $4.5 billion credit line is separate from a $ 500 million line of credit for defence hardware purchases also announced during the ongoing visit. India's doors are always open for cooperation, bu...

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Police on alert as fugitive threatens to attack churches on Easter Sunday

Police on alert as fugitive threatens to attack churches on Easter Sunday

Don McLean, the step-dad, said he got the call Friday morning he had been begging for. Jakubowski's capture quieted concerns after authorities said Thursday they were investigating a letter threat...

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Russian Federation 'guilty of killing civilians' after Trump's Syria missile strike

Nikki Haley , the US ambassador to the United Nations, said "getting Assad out is not the only priority" and that countering Iran's influence in Syria was another. But Haley reiterated her statements ...

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Bull sculptor claims NYC violated his rights with 'Fearless Girl'

Taken as a sign of hope that the USA would bounce back from the economic downturn, public support for the sculpture prompted the city to allow it to stay in the Financial District. The new neighbourin...

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Apple Self-Driving Car Project is Alive

As per media reports, the company hired automobile and self-driving technology experts and has setup a team under Project Titan to develop its autonomous vehicle . The agency said Apple has been ...

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Collins: Mets not worried about Syndergaard's finger issues

Ozuna received a long embrace by Straily in the dugout after the inning. "These homers aren't like cheapies", manager Don Mattingly said. Will today's Mets and Marlins game go over the total for b...

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United Airlines issues new crew booking policy

Law enforcement officials dragged Dr Dao off a flight departing from Chicago for Louisville, Kentucky, because it was fully booked, and the airline wanted four passengers to make way for staff members...

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United Airlines adds insult to injury for beaten passenger

Under the change outlined in an internal email dated Friday, no crew member "can displace a customer who has boarded an aircraft". This policy came under fire nearly a week ago after a passenger w...

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Delta can now offer you almost $10K to volunteer to switch flights

United does not publicly disclose how much gate attendants or supervisors are permitted to offer volunteers, but the company was broadly criticized for not offering more money to lure a volunteer. "...

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NY poised to pass free public college tuition statewide

NY poised to pass free public college tuition statewide

That cap will bump up to $110,000 in 2018 and $125,000 in 2019, according to Pix 11 . These soaring costs have saddled students with debt or, in some cases, made it impossible for them to pursue hi...

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Couple booted from United flight in Houston

The couple had boarded the flight at Houston, Texas , Reuters reported on Sunday, quoting a local news channel. A flight attendant reportedly approached them and asked if they were in their tickete...

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United Airlines boss apologises for 'horrific' removal of passenger

United Airlines boss apologises for 'horrific' removal of passenger

In an interview on Good Morning America on Wednesday, Munoz once again offered his apologies to Dao and said that passengers being removed by police if flights have been overbooked would not ha...

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Albertans got back to work last month, StatsCan says

Bureau of Labor Statistics. The BLS reported that the official unemployment rate fell to 4.5% in March, better than the 4.7% expected by Bloomberg and the 4.7% in February. That's the lowest rate si...

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India, Australia Vow to Jointly Fight Terror, Cooperate in Aviation Security

This was one of the six agreements, including one pertaining to "civil aviation security", which were signed in the presence of the two PMs at Hyderabad House. "The Australia-India Research Fund of al...

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EPL: Mourinho gets revenge over Chelsea, Liverpool win away

EPL: Mourinho gets revenge over Chelsea, Liverpool win away

For United boss Jose Mourinho, who made a decision to rest Zlatan Ibrahmovic, the result leaves his team just four points behind Manchester City in fourth with a game in hand and stretches their u...

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China's economy grew 6.9% in the first quarter

That's slightly higher than the 6.8% figure recorded in the fourth quarter of previous year - and above what some economists had been predicting. Industrial production rose 6.8%, including a stronger-...

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Wells Fargo report: no 'pattern of retaliation' against whistleblowers

The bank's board also clawed back another $75 million in pay from two former executives, Chief Executive Officer John Stumpf and community bank executive Carrie Tolstedt, saying both executives dragge...

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5 things to watch for in Friday's U.S. jobs report for March

5 things to watch for in Friday's U.S. jobs report for March

Payroll growth was slowed by stormy weather in March after unusually good weather helped growth in January and February, according to economist Jed Kolko, of the job web site "Indeed". That figure is ...

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