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Physician dragged off flight settles with United Airlines

Physician dragged off flight settles with United Airlines

Munoz said he was going to do the right thing, and he has. For this acceptance of corporate accountability, United is to be applauded". The US airline has been trying to fix its image since the Ap...

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India seeks early extradition of Mallya from Britain

India seeks early extradition of Mallya from Britain

India had given a formal extradition request for Mallya through a note verbale in February, following which he was arrested by Scotland Yard in February on fraud allegations. Mallya left India for B...

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Reshuffle Chronicles: Zuma must provide reasons behind Cabinet reshuffle, judge rules

Reshuffle Chronicles: Zuma must provide reasons behind Cabinet reshuffle, judge rules

Mr Zuma has refused to give the DA his reasons officially, saying he legally does not have to because, as president, it is his prerogative to hire and fire members of his cabinet. The reshuffle prompt...

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Coca-Cola European Partners plc (NASDAQ:CCE) To Release Earnings

Argus began coverage on shares of Coca-Cola European Partners plc in a research report on Tuesday, March 7th. The Coca-Cola has a consensus rating of Hold and a consensus price target of $44.39. The l...

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Shake Shack: Nice Earnings. Too Bad About the Sales Guidance

Shake Shack: Nice Earnings. Too Bad About the Sales Guidance

Following the transaction, the chief operating officer now owns 2,799 shares of the company's stock, valued at $89,456.04. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed throug...

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China-built aircraft C919 makes successful maiden flight

The C919's maiden passenger flight took place today in the skies over Shanghai . After the 1 ½ hour flight was over, the test pilots came down smiling from the plane, wearing orange overalls with t...

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J Sainsbury plc (SBRY) Receives

J Sainsbury plc (SBRY) Receives "Underweight" Rating from JPMorgan Chase & Co

Closing price generally refers to the last price at which a stock trades during a regular trading session. It closed at $10.39 lastly. UBS downgraded the shares of TERP in report on Monday, November...

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(CHK) Receives $7.46 Consensus Price Target from Analysts

A moving average can help cut down the amount of "noise" on a price chart. Moving average is significant analytical tool used to discover current price trends and the possibility for a change in an ...

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New Google Docs phishing scam is 'spreading like wildfire'

In an official statement , Google has confirmed it has now fixed the phishing attack. Google says that it has disabled the accounts associated with the scam and will take necessary precautions to...

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Summit Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:SMLP) Under Analyst Spotlight

Summit Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:SMLP) Under Analyst Spotlight

The rating was maintained by FBR Capital with "Outperform" on Thursday, November 5. Their goal is alike to employee stock-option plans, as they offer an explicit incentive for management to focus thei...

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Oil Prices Dropped as Oversupply Concerns Return

Oil Prices Dropped as Oversupply Concerns Return

Preliminary data for growth in first quarter gross domestic production came in below 1 percent, against 2.1 percent growth in the fourth quarter. Prices rallied by 15 per cent since November 30, 201...

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New GOP health-care bill undercuts law, retreats from pledge

Set aside for the moment were the feuds and philosophical divides that almost sank the bill time and again. An earlier version of the Republican plan to repeal Obamacare collapsed in March, torped...

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Puerto Rico bonds trade higher in wake of petition filing

Puerto Rico bonds trade higher in wake of petition filing

Ricardo Rossello said Wednesday that federal courts would help protect the US territory from its more than $70-billion debt crisis, after multiple creditors filed lawsuits trying to recuperate milli...

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Nigeria Must Drive Economic Transformation in West Africa - Mahama

Nigeria Must Drive Economic Transformation in West Africa - Mahama

The World Economic Forum also extended a special invitation to President Lungu. The World Economic Forum on Africa meeting was attended by Heads of State and Government, global leaders from busine...

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Ordinance shows govt's commitment to tackle NPA: SBI chief

Ordinance shows govt's commitment to tackle NPA: SBI chief

A leading business daily quoted the new ordinance in the Banking Regulation Act, that says, "The Central Government may by order authorise the RBI to issue a direction to any banking company to initia...

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David Davis: We won't be bullied over Brexit

Because at stake are the daily lives and interests of millions of people on both sides of the Channel. British Prime Minister Theresa May said this year that she had offered to guarantee the rights ...

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New Democrat Leader John Horgan looking forward to BC election results

Time is ticking down on the provincial election campaign. As this issue goes to press, the Liberal government of BC faces the verdict of west coast voters within days. ports, British Columbia will i...

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Senate postpones budget report presentation

Senate postpones budget report presentation

But the Majority Leader of the Senate, Senator Ahmad Lawan, announced that both chamber of the National Assembly were still harmonising the versions of the report, PUNCH reports. The suspension of the...

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Large Chinese-made passenger jet due to make maiden flight

The aircraft's maker, state-owned Commercial Aircraft Corp. of China Ltd ., or Comac, will seek certification from China's civil aviation authority and foreign regulators before making any deliveries...

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Dollar stands tall after Fed keeps door open to June hike

Dollar stands tall after Fed keeps door open to June hike

The central bank said it viewed "the slowing in growth during the first quarter as likely to be transitory" and still expected economic activity to "expand at a moderate pace". "We're feeling that way...

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Leak in line from gas well blamed in fatal Colorado blast

The line in Firestone was believed to have been out of service but was connected to a producing well. Following the determinations by investigators, including from the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservat...

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Why Full Expensing Encourages More Investment than A Corporate Rate Cut

The alternative minimum tax (AMT), which is extremely complicated but which in essence operates as a tax of 26-28 percent on gross income (with only limited allowance of deductions), will be ended. A ...

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BA owner IAG points to pricing upturn after record first quarter

International Airlines Group (IAG) has enjoyed a stronger than expected start to 2017 . Total revenue fell by 2.8 percent but was slightly ahead of expectations, helped by the improvement in pricing...

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Sensex slips below 30000, down 133 pts in early trade

Sensex slips below 30000, down 133 pts in early trade

The Sensex, which opened at 30,069.72 points, traded at 30,066.15 points (at 1.00 p.m.) - up 171.35 points or 0.57 per cent from its previous close at 29,894.80 points. In investments, provisional dat...

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Peugeot 308 gets fresh look and updated tech

Peugeot 308 gets fresh look and updated tech

The new PEUGEOT 308 is powered by a choice of highly efficient petrol and Diesel engines offering an ideal compromise between high performance and low fuel consumption. In the cabin, a new 3D sat nav ...

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Rand at three-weeks lows as dollar benefits from hawkish Fed

Rand at three-weeks lows as dollar benefits from hawkish Fed

But Fed played down the significance of weak consumer spending, saying "the fundamentals underpinning the continued growth of consumption remain solid". He added that a June rate hike "is very much on...

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Essentra (LON:ESNT) Analyst Target Prices

With 316,900 avg volume, 0 days are for Ticc Capital Corporation (NASDAQ:TICC)'s short sellers to cover TICC's short positions. Moreover, Advantus Mngmt has 0.59% invested in Chevron Corporation (NYSE...

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Trump Admin Will Make School Lunches Salty Again

Nutrition directors in Hall County and Gainesville school districts said a proclamation by newly appointed U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue slowing the pace of upcoming regulations c...

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UN Secretary General welcomes Astana agreement on safe zones in Syria

UN Secretary General welcomes Astana agreement on safe zones in Syria

Putin is suggesting four safe zones initially, in Idlib Province, Homs Northern Suburbs, East Ghouta and South Syria . A draft proposal from Russian brokered peace talks in Syria that now include...

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Japan, ASEAN countries mull ways to counter financial crises

Japan, ASEAN countries mull ways to counter financial crises

Speaking in Yokohama, financial leaders said, "We agree that trade is one of the most important engines of economic growth and development, and contributes to improving productivity and creating jobs"...

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Viacom's second quarter profit, revenue beat estimates

Viacom's second quarter profit, revenue beat estimates

Group revenue also impressed, rising 8% to $3.26 billion and topping the FactSet estimate of $3.02 billion. The company took a $174m charge related to restructuring in the second quarter. As of ...

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Trump's Obamacare victory is symbolic - but is it hollow?

The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office estimates that the Republican bill would result in 24 million fewer people having health insurance by 2026, compared to Obama's 2010 statute. It would ret...

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Trump signs bill to prevent government shutdown

Trump signs bill to prevent government shutdown

The problem is the extra week doesn't change the politics. The Senate passed a stopgap spending bill by voice vote without opposition after the House earlier approved it by a tally of 382-30. Dogget...

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Trump spends more time than predecessors in White House bubble

Trump spends more time than predecessors in White House bubble

Wade , establish Christianity as the U.S. religion, or use federal-funding conditions to coerce recalcitrant states, unless he can overcome two forms of resistance: the people and the courts. Penny Na...

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Syrian rebels reject Russia's proposal for safe zones

Syrian rebels reject Russia's proposal for safe zones

While Turkey, which supports Syrian rebels, and Iran, which backs Syrian President Bashar Assad, agreed earlier in the day to Russia's proposal for "de-escalation zones" in Syria, the USA responded ...

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