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Airlines often oversell flights, end up bumping passengers

Airlines often oversell flights, end up bumping passengers

Witnesses say passengers had already boarded on Sunday evening at O'Hare International Airport when United asked for volunteers to take another flight the next day to make room for four United staff m...

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Tesla Sets Quarterly Record, Delivers 25000 EVs So Far In 2017

Despite the record deliveries, analysts project the electric auto maker will report losses when the first-quarter earnings are released next month. The results of the first quarter are interesting...

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Lewis Hamilton dominates to win Chinese Grand Prix from Sebastian Vettel's Ferrari

But while the 19-year-old's chance will surely come to challenge for the biggest prize in motor racing, it looks likely as though it will have to wait for at least another year. "And Ferrari are at th...

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Elliott applies US activist investor tactics to BHP offensive

Elliott also said it held rights with its affiliates to acquire up to 0.4% of the issued shares in Sydney-listed BHP Billiton, worth about $372m. "Despite the first-class quality of most of BHP's ...

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Wells claws back $75 million from top execs in sales scandal

Wells claws back $75 million from top execs in sales scandal

These amounts include a total of approximately $60 million in previously forfeited unvested equity awards ($41 million from Stumpf and $19 million from Tolstedt) and additional clawbacks from Tolste...

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U.S. carrier strike group visiting S'pore diverted to Korean peninsula

U.S. carrier strike group visiting S'pore diverted to Korean peninsula

North Korea's nuclear capabilities have moved to the top of the US's foreign policy agenda, amid concerns that Kim Jong- Un is developing nuclear technology that could enable missiles to hit the US. O...

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Hundreds stranded as Delta cancellations reach 4th day

Delta is also offering to waive change fees for those who rebook their plans. "The operation continues to stabilize ... as things normalize", said Michael Thomas, a spokesman for the No. 'When Delta...

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Cops drag United Airlines passenger off overbooked plane

Cops drag United Airlines passenger off overbooked plane

When no one took the offer, the amount was upped to $800. The majority of those would have been informed before they boarded the flight, said Charles Leocha, the founder of passenger advocacy grou...

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Wells Fargo claws back $75 million from top execs in sales scandal

Wells Fargo claws back $75 million from top execs in sales scandal

Wells Fargo's board of directors is blaming the bank's top management for creating an "aggressive sales culture" at Wells that eventually led to the bank's scandal over millions of unauthorized accou...

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BHP Billiton Notes Elliott Proposal

Demerging and listing the US business separately on the New York Stock Exchange would unlock the value of the assets and allow the business to be properly capitalized, Elliott said. ".[I] ts intrinsic...

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UK FM Johnson cancels visit to Russian Federation over developments in Syria

Johnson said the situation in Syria has changed "fundamentally" following the chemical attack and the U.S. response. Russia intends to discuss worldwide counter-terrorism with U.S. Those eleme...

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Wells Fargo claws back $75M more from Stumpf, Tolstedt

Wells Fargo claws back $75M more from Stumpf, Tolstedt

All told, Wells Fargo senior executives are returning $ 180 million in pay . Yet it took a dozen years - and a national firestorm coupled with Congressional hearings - for Wells Fargo to finally...

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Executions in China said to outpace world despite decline

Executions in China said to outpace world despite decline

Amnesty said that China remained the world's top executioner but said that secrecy around the death penalty made it hard to confirm the figures. "In respect to death penalty it is leading in the w...

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Australia-India sign 6 MoUs, including co-operation in terrorism and organised crime

But, Australian Businesses operating in PNG are struggling to pay for bills overseas, because of the lack of foreign currency. Referring to Smith's haul of 499 runs in the four-match series, Modi sa...

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US scuppers G7 bid to find joint stance on energy and climate

US scuppers G7 bid to find joint stance on energy and climate

Nations attending the Group of 7 (G7) conference in Italy were unable to put out a joint statement on climate change this week because of the Trump administration's foot-dragging on environmental poli...

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US aircraft carrier-led strike group headed toward Korean Peninsula

The two sides agreed to a 100-day plan to tackle their trade disputes by aiming to boost United States exports and reducing China's trade surplus with Washington , according to Commerce Secretary W...

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PM to raise human rights issues in Saudi talks amid Yemen concerns

The meeting, which was the first the prime minister held after touching down in Riyadh on Tuesday, is a sign of the political importance No 10 places on securing LSE's hosting of the worldwide compone...

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EU Council President to issue negotiation guidelines

EU Council President to issue negotiation guidelines

Merkel and Hollande demanded to May "that Brexit negotiations must deal with how Britain will leave the bloc" before the countries even think about future negotiations. Speaking at a North Atlantic ...

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GKN plc's (GKN) Sell Rating Reaffirmed at Liberum Capital

The stock's 50 day moving average price is GBX 253.96 and its 200 day moving average price is GBX 294.03. EMIS Group PLC had 20 analyst reports since September 1, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On F...

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Video shows guards dragging passenger off United flight

Bridges' husband, Tyler Bridges, said the passenger seen being hauled from his seat was a doctor who had to be in Louisville in the morning to see patients. Norton added that she plans to send a lette...

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Investment in Renewable Energy Dips Globally as Prices Fall

Investment in Renewable Energy Dips Globally as Prices Fall

The average expenditure per megawatt for both types of renewables dropped by about 10 percent compared to a year earlier. Angus McCrone, lead author of the report and chief editor of Bloomberg New...

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Russell Westbrook breaks National Basketball Association single-season triple-double record

Tonight, he managed to break a record that has stood since 1962 when he recorded his 42nd "Triple Double" of the season. He hit a 36-foot three-pointer at the buzzer to give Oklahoma City the win. Wes...

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Patriots Preseason Opponents Announced

New England will travel to Houston to face Texans in Week Two, the week of August 14, between August 17-21, and reports today suggest the two squads are working on the details of holding joint practic...

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One for Arthur wins 2017 Grand National at Aintree

Russell and her partner Peter Scudamore , the eight-times champion jockey who never won the National during his illustrious career, partied long into the night back at their Kinross stables before be...

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Gorsuch pledges to be 'servant' of Constitution

Gorsuch could be expected to serve for decades, and Trump could make further appointments to the high court to make it even more solidly conservative, with three of the eight justices 78 or older: G...

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Trump Takes Aim at Trade Practices

Trump Takes Aim at Trade Practices

Between 2001 and 2016, about $2.8 billion in import taxes went uncollected from companies in 40 countries, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer said Friday. agricultural goods. The report will ...

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Delta says service should be "near normal" as workweek begins

Thunderstorms Wednesday triggered the cancellation spree. Delta Chief Operating Officer Gil West apologized to frustrated customers Thursday, saying the midweek storms had been "unprecedented" and...

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Trump aides differ over Assad's future after Syria attack

Since the missiles were launched, he's been remarkably quiet about the spontaneous breach of his previously-held doctrine. As Peter Baker at the New York Times notes, there's been a notable absence o...

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President Trump Signs Executive Orders on Trade

Ross emphasized to reporters that his study will help the administration make more informed decisions on trade. Ross said the USA has never made such an analysis to follow up with trading partners a...

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Egypt's president declares three-month emergency

Many people demand an overhaul of security measures around churches. The Islamic State group claimed the bombings that killed at least 45 people and injured almost 120 at two churches in Tanta and A...

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One of Trump's Options on N. Korea: Put Nukes in S. Korea

Trump has repeatedly hammered China for exporting more to the US than it buys. Japan hopes the strong U.S. response over Syria would also put pressure on Pyongyang. I think we have made tremendous pr...

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Delta expects 'relatively normal' schedule after days of storm disruption

On Friday alone, the No. 2 US airline by passenger traffic canceled 493 flights by the afternoon, according to flight tracking website FlightAware.com, severely affecting routes in and out of its At...

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Drivers facing new litter fines... even if they didn't throw it

Drivers facing new litter fines... even if they didn't throw it

Litterers could be slapped with fines of up to £150 or face community service as part of a new government drive to crackdown on rubbish covering the country's roads, pavements and green areas. Though ...

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Michigan Governor and Advocacy Groups Praise Flint Settlement

Michigan Governor and Advocacy Groups Praise Flint Settlement

A requirement that the state allocates $87 million to pay for the replacement of lead and galvanized water service lines - at least $47 million of which must come from sources other than those approv...

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McCain: Russia cooperated with Syria in chemical attack

McCain: Russia cooperated with Syria in chemical attack

United States officials say the base was used to launch a chemical weapons attack that killed dozens of civilians. On the one hand, the White House was pretty clear that last Thursday's targeted attac...

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