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ICC gets new finance structure, BCCI voted out

ICC independent chairman Shashank Manohar the man - pushing for cricket administration reforms - had initially offered a compromise formula of an additional $100 million, which would push the BCCI's s...

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Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc 25.1% Potential Upside Indicated by Whitman Howard

Among 19 analysts covering Dixons Carphone (LON:DC), 14 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 63% are positive. Vodafone Group PLC had 256 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRat...

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Cities can sue banks under fair housing law

Cities can sue banks under fair housing law

The ruling stems from a lawsuit brought by city of Miami, which sued Bank of America, Wells Fargo, and Citigroup in 2013, stating that the banks engaged in predatory lending to minority borrowers in t...

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McDonald's Invents a 'Frork' Utensil Made of French Fries

McDonald's Invents a 'Frork' Utensil Made of French Fries

In true infomercial style, the ad features a toll-free number that gives callers a chance to get a free Frork or a coupon for a free Signature Crafted Recipes sandwich. "Will the Frork improve your ...

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Lawmakers find common ground on $1T plan to keep gov't open

The bipartisan deal boosts military spending but does not include funding for President Donald Trump's proposed wall on the Mexico border. But Republicans are pleased because the bill adds some $1.5...

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Tribune Media spikes on reports of nascent bidding war

Tribune Media spikes on reports of nascent bidding war

Tribune Media declined to comment Sunday evening. Both Tribune and Sinclair own several TV networks. Shares of Tribune Media Co . jumped $3.20, or 8.8 percent, to $39.76 before the market opened....

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Trump Says Nafta Deal With Canada, Mexico, Is 'Very Possible'

Trump Says Nafta Deal With Canada, Mexico, Is 'Very Possible'

That analysis may require further meetings to discuss imports that are sensitive to changes in trade policy. "The whole idea of a trade deal is to build a fence around participants inside and give t...

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Petrol, diesel prices to be revised daily from tomorrow

Petrol, diesel prices to be revised daily from tomorrow

The base prices of petrol and diesel will continue to be the global benchmarks. Daily fuel price change pilot beginsImportantly, beginning May 1 , the OMCs will begin daily revision of petrol and d...

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United Airlines Reaches Agreement With Passenger Dragged off Plane

Dao suffered a broken nose and a concussion and lost two teeth, his attorney said . "We are pleased to report that United and Dr. Dao have reached an amicable resolution of the unfortunate incide...

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White House studying executive order to withdraw from NAFTA

White House studying executive order to withdraw from NAFTA

Today, Trump told reporters, "I decided rather than terminating NAFTA , which would be a pretty big, you know, shock to the system, we will renegotiate". "By rethinking the USA approach to negotiat...

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OPEC chief says producers seek market stability

Last week, the API reported a 1.3-million-barrel draw for crude oil inventories for week ending April 7, while the EIA reported a 2.2-million-barrel draw. China's March gasoline output rose 2.5 perc...

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Striking Factory Workers Give Cold Reception to Macron After Le Pen's Visit

Striking Factory Workers Give Cold Reception to Macron After Le Pen's Visit

French far-right leader and presidential candidate Marine le Pen waits before a national homage to slain police officer Xavier Jugele, in the courtyard of the Paris Police headquarters, Tuesday, A...

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Pembina Pipelines purchases Veresen Inc. in multi-billion dollar deal

The offer represents a 21.8% premium to Veresen's 20-day weighted average price and a 22.5% premium to Veresen's closing share price on April 28. As well, the North American Alliance Pipeline co...

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Alphabet by the numbers - Q1 2017 Earnings report

Alphabet's chief financial officer Ruth Porat said: "Our excellent results represent a terrific start to 2017, with revenues up 22% versus the first quarter of 2016 and 24% on a constant currency b...

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Southwest will stop overbooking flights, CEO says

However, the doctor refused, making the airport police at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport drag him out of his seat. Dao suffered a concussion, broken nose and sinus injury, according to his...

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Quarter economic growth slowest in three years

Quarter economic growth slowest in three years

In the fourth quarter of 2016, real GDP increased 2.1%. The expected sluggish first-quarter growth pace, however, is not a true picture of the economy's health. The administration's goal of boosting...

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Uber expects flying taxis to take off in 2020

For now, there are a number of logistical challenges to the prospect of Uber flights, including the creation of a flying vehicle that would be quiet, reliable and affordable enough, as well as new a...

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Mnuchin: Trump tax-cut plan about "unleashing economic growth"

But this is really about a middle income tax cut, OK? "There's no question we should try to reduce (the corporate tax rate), but I don't see how you pay for getting it down that low", Casey said. Th...

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United Airlines: CEO Oscar Munoz will not take chairman position

Another poll, one released Thursday by Politico and Morning Consult , shows Trump with a slightly higher approval rating - 48 percent - with Republican support helping his numbers. Dao's attorneys sa...

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Arkansas execution delayed as Supreme Court refuses to overrule state court

The state had initially scheduled eight men to die over the course of 11 days, because its supply of one of the drugs it planned to use in the executions - the sedative midazolam - expires at the end ...

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Surprise Build In Gasoline Inventories Shocks Oil Markets

Opec agreed to slash output by 1.2 million barrels a day and non-Opec members led by Russian Federation promised to cut 558,000 barrels a day. Gasoline stocks also posted a counter-seasonal build of...

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United Airlines CEO answers lawmakers on passenger dragging incident

United Airlines CEO answers lawmakers on passenger dragging incident

David Dao's legal team announced the settlement Thursday in a brief statement. The footage showed airport police officers pulling the 69-year-old father of five from his seat and dragging him down...

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Semi crash closes I-75 in Dayton

Semi crash closes I-75 in Dayton

The 30-year-old victim was engulfed in a fireball after the collision on the I-75 outside Dayton, Ohio which forced the closure of the north and southbound carriageways. Fortunately, the driver of t...

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Philippines says Trump called Duterte to affirm alliance

Washington , he said, should not play into provocations by North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Duterte also called former President Barack Obama a "son of a whore" and told him to "go to hell" past year ...

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North Korea carried out ballistic missile test but failed

Treasury Department concluded that no major U.S. trading partner is manipulating its currency to gain an unfair trade advantage, suggesting Trump has backed away from his campaign pledge to label Chin...

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United issues a 10-point plan for not being a terrible airline

On Thursday, United and lawyers for Dao said they had reached a settlement for an undisclosed sum, in the carrier's latest step to contain damage. In the message, CEO Oscar Munoz called the Apri...

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U.S. economy is leaving these states behind

U.S. economy is leaving these states behind

Europe isn't following the script many had for it this year. The American economy turned in its weakest performance in three years in the first quarter of 2017 as consumers sharply slowed their spen...

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Trump's Tax Plan: Big Changes, Big Unknowns

Trump's Tax Plan: Big Changes, Big Unknowns

A look at how Trump's tax plan could affect families at different income levels:_THE WORKING CLASSThese are the people who have been left behind by an increasingly globalized economy.Trump's proposa...

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Beyond 100 days, Trump faces more legislative challenges

It was the first time the state had voted for a Republican presidential candidate since George H.W. Bush in 1988. After the rally, the White House said the president had signed two trade-related exe...

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UK Labour party vows new Brexit plan

May has said that she favors a clean break - leaving the single market and removing the United Kingdom from the obligation to allow unlimited migration from the European Union, known as "freedom o...

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North Korea Test-Fires Another Ballistic Missile, Defying World Leaders

North Korea Test-Fires Another Ballistic Missile, Defying World Leaders

Just the day before, the Trump administration released a joint statement signed by Tillerson, Secretary of Defense James Mattis and Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats announcing that it would...

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India never a better investment destination than today: PM

The president also said Turkey expects more Indian tourists to visit the country, adding that Turkey is especially a favorable destination for couples to spend their honeymoon. "There are some odd p...

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Delta investigates pilot's actions during altercation between passengers

Delta investigates pilot's actions during altercation between passengers

This is when the pilot stepped in to separate them, and physically hit one of the women. Though law enforcement was called to the Atlanta Airport, both women reportedly declined to press charges. ...

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Overbooked Flights Will Not Be Common Practice For Southwest Airlines Anymore

Overbooked Flights Will Not Be Common Practice For Southwest Airlines Anymore

Dr. David Dao's lawyers confirmed Friday that the settlement includes a provision that prohibits him from suing the city, even though his nose was broken, two of his front teeth knocked out and he s...

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Twitter partners with Bloomberg for streaming TV news

Twitter partners with Bloomberg for streaming TV news

While no one expects Twitter to ever deviate from its core offering as a service that helps users to connect, share information, and discuss topics of the day, the company is keen to expand its live...

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