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Connecticut Delegation Awaiting Major Health Care Vote

American voters disapprove of the Republican plan to replace Obamacare by 56-17 per cent, with 26 per cent undecided, according to a Quinnipiac University national poll released on Thursday. Among...

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Dollar Steadies After US Healthcare Bill Pulled

Dollar Steadies After US Healthcare Bill Pulled

Crude slumped through $48 a barrel. China's CSI 300 had made early gains on hopes that index compiler MSCI may include A-shares in its indices, but those gains were lost as money began flowing out o...

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FCC moves to crack down on scam robocalls

FCC moves to crack down on scam robocalls

The newspaper said the rules could help reduce the roughly 2.4 billion automated calls that go out every month. Many others use a technique called "spoofing" to disguise themselves with phone numb...

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Injured When Escalator Suddenly Reverses, Speeds Up

Injured When Escalator Suddenly Reverses, Speeds Up

It was acting as an "up" escalator Saturday afternoon when what officials believe was a malfunction instantly turned it into a "down" escalator. Eighteen shoppers were injured in the escalator pile-...

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Republicans Have Pulled the Plug on Trumpcare Due to Lack of Votes

The U.S. House of Representatives is scheduled to vote on the American Health Care Act Friday afternoon after delaying the vote Thursday. He also predicted the Affordable Care Act would soon implo...

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Stock Jumping Abnormally High: Gerdau SA (GGB)

Aperio Group LLC now owns 74,770 shares of the company's stock valued at $203,000 after buying an additional 4,112 shares in the last quarter. The volatility rate is 6.36% percent and 5.06% percent ea...

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How the electronics ban on flights will affect SA travellers

How the electronics ban on flights will affect SA travellers

The Transportation Security Administration is enforcing a temporary ban of larger carry-on electronics on non-stop flights from several Middle Eastern and North African countries to the U.S. According...

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US Airline Electronics Ban: Which Devices Are Restricted? Where?

US Airline Electronics Ban: Which Devices Are Restricted? Where?

The ban includes the following airlines: Royal Jordanian, EgyptAir, Turkish Airlines, Saudi Arabian Airlines, Kuwait Airways, Royal Air Maroc, Qatar Airways , Emirates and Etihad Airways-all fl...

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Arrest made in theft of John Legend's bag

Arrest made in theft of John Legend's bag

Instead, he wrote , it was simply overlooked by an airport greeter and then appeared to have been taken by an opportunistic passer by. Legend denied the allegations and took to Twitter to say they ...

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Laptop ban: airline tells bored passengers to 'analyse meaning of life'

Laptop ban: airline tells bored passengers to 'analyse meaning of life'

Royal Jordanian posted a five-line poem on its Twitter account, telling potential travelers: 'Every week a new ban . Of the 2.7 million passengers who flew from India to the United States, 1.3 milli...

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Turkish Airlines says can use laptop until boarding after ban

Turkish Airlines says can use laptop until boarding after ban

U.S. airlines have for years sought restrictions on the rights of Gulf carriers to fly to the United States, claiming that they have received unfair subsidies from their governments. The ban, on devic...

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The House Voted to Repeal Obamacare More Than 50 Times

When none of that worked, Trump turned to threats. "They have Obamacare for a little while longer until it ceases to exist, which it will at some point in the near future", Trump said. It's a far diff...

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Trump asks Republicans to withdraw healthcare bill

President Donald Trump reportedly laid down an ultimatum to House Republicans on Thursday night: Pass the health-care bill, as is, on Friday, or live with Obamacare. The Republican party enjoys a simp...

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Royal Jordanian rhymes about laptop ban to cheer customers

Royal Jordanian rhymes about laptop ban to cheer customers

Fast-growing Gulf airlines such as Emirates, Etihad and Qatar Airways, which similarly depend on business-class flyers stopping over in places like Dubai or Doha for far-flung destinations, could al...

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Royal Jordanian Says Its In-Flight Experience Is Still Great Despite Electronics Ban

Royal Jordanian Says Its In-Flight Experience Is Still Great Despite Electronics Ban

In an e-mail to Reuters , he played down the impact on the company's business: "Yes, this new security measure is disruptive and operationally challenging in several regards but I am optimistic we'll...

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Trump blames Democrats for failed healthcare bill

President Donald Trump suffered a stunning political setback on Friday in a Congress controlled by his own party when Republican leaders pulled legislation to overhaul the US healthcare system, a majo...

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US, UK-bound planes forbid electronics as of Saturday

US, UK-bound planes forbid electronics as of Saturday

A U.S. and United Kingdom ban that forbids electronic devices larger then a cell phone from being carried into cabin baggage on flights from certain states has come into effect. "If passengers are tra...

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Wembley staff manning the phones for Red Nose Day

ATM marketing specialist i-design, known to consumers under its atmAd brand, and ATM operator Cardtronics UK are donating advertising space on cash machine screens to promote Comic Relief's messages...

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The SunTrust Banks Comments on Francesca's Holdings Corp's Q1 2018 Earnings (FRAN)

The SunTrust Banks Comments on Francesca's Holdings Corp's Q1 2018 Earnings (FRAN)

Several other equities research analysts have also recently commented on FRAN. Among analysts who offered their Analysis on Francesca's Holdings Corporation (FRAN )-0 analysts issued Strong buy for...

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Han Solo spin-off character detail LEAKED by Woody Harrelson

Han Solo spin-off character detail LEAKED by Woody Harrelson

What if Han's name wasn't always Han Solo? He was generous enough to talk about the upcoming "Han Solo" film and share his thoughts on the lead actor, Alden Ehrenreich. Fritz sent out a tweet statin...

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Malaysia hasn't stopped Brazil meat imports yet, says Ahmad Shabery

Malaysia hasn't stopped Brazil meat imports yet, says Ahmad Shabery

Top Chinese retailers in the country removed Brazilian beef and poultry from their shelves.Hong Kong, Japan, Canada, Mexico, Switzerland and South Africa have announced partial or all-out bans on Braz...

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Google to punish Symantec for issuing bogus certs

Google to punish Symantec for issuing bogus certs

In that case, 23 test certificates had been issued without the domain owner's knowledge, covering five organisations including Google and Opera. Symantec has told The Register it is developing a r...

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Royal Jordanian airline trolls United States on Twitter after electronics ban

Not sure what to do on a 12-hour flight without your precious laptop or tablet? The group offered passengers a list of alternative activities they could use to pass time on long flights without thei...

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India plans to seal worldwide borders with Pakistan and Bangladesh: Rajnath

India plans to seal worldwide borders with Pakistan and Bangladesh: Rajnath

Singh also lauded the efforts of BSF, saying that the organization is now a well-known entity in neighboring countries. "India is planning to seal the worldwide boundaries with Pakistan and Banglade...

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United States accused of deliberately stifling Gulf airline competition with electronics ban

United States accused of deliberately stifling Gulf airline competition with electronics ban

The new policy took effect at 3am (EDT) today, and must be followed within 96 hours by airlines flying to the U.S. from airports in Amman, Jordan; Cairo; Istanbul; Jeddah and Riyadh in Saudi Arabia...

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Blue-chip stocks of the day: Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE : PM)

Blue-chip stocks of the day: Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE : PM)

Acropolis Investment Management LLC increased its stake in Philip Morris International by 0.5% in the third quarter. The stock gained a consensus recommendation of 1.59 on Zacks Investment Research...

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Dubai Duty Free expects $2m sales hit from electronics ban

The carrier said it would assign extra staff to affected flights to ease the process. Passengers on US-bound flights starting their journeys in Dubai are encouraged to pack their electronic devices ...

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Emirates responds to U.S. laptop ban

In the immediate aftermath of the Trump administration implementing an electronics ban on certain US -bound flights, Emirates Airlines assured its customers the ban won't impact them too heavily. Av...

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Royal Jordanian Airlines mock Trump after his laptop ban

Royal Jordanian Airlines mock Trump after his laptop ban

Along with the service, Emirates will commence a detailed search of all carry-on baggage on nonstop flights to the USA from Dubai . He said the airline was looking at whether passengers could han...

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After Electronics Ban, Airlines Promise To Make Flying Great Again

This service is going to be offered to all customers traveling to and from U.S. and Dubai for free, allowing them to use their tablets and laptops until boarding. Even if USA airlines lose money b...

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Google loses more top advertisers amid placement nightmare

She added that the company is "working with all of its digital advertising partners to understand the weak links, so we can prevent this from happening in the future". As an increasing number of major...

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Vietnamese businesses stop advertising on Youtube

In all, more than 250 organizations including the British government, Toyota and McDonald's have stopped advertising on YouTube in the United Kingdom, according to The Times , whose investigation ...

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Google's Terror Mistake Will Cost Them Hundreds of Millions

Google has come under intense scrutiny for ads appearing alongside videos on You Tube carrying homophobic or anti-Semitic messages. Despite the snowballing advertiser defections, equity markets aren...

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United Kingdom police: Seven arrests over Westminster attack

United Kingdom police: Seven arrests over Westminster attack

A police officer was stabbed outside the Houses of Parliament in the British capital, the Associated Press reports . Police added that among the 29 people injured, seven are in critical condition. ...

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Verdict in: Stafford found guilty of manslaughter and attempted manslaughter

Outside the courthouse Friday night, Stafford's attorneys expressed some relief that he wouldn't be facing the mandatory life sentence that accompanies a murder conviction in Louisiana. "Mr. Few was c...

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