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Arkansas judge opens hearing on bid to stop 7 executions

Arkansas judge opens hearing on bid to stop 7 executions

Yet despite its appearance as a sanitized and quasi-medical execution method, lethal injection is as barbaric as all the rest. Here, execution dates have been set without regard to these lawyers' et...

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Brexit begins... your views on leaving the EU

Brexit begins... your views on leaving the EU

The draft guidelines set the tone for the coming two years of Brexit talks and will now be sent to the capitals of the 27 remaining European Union countries ahead of a special summit in Brussels o...

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United Kingdom trade talks can wait, European Union says

United Kingdom trade talks can wait, European Union says

But they stress that the EU's overall objective will be "to preserve its interests, those of its member states, its citizens and its businesses". The EU "will make sure that the United Kingdom...

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Equal Pay Day: Wage Gap Still Exists In 2017

Equal Pay Day: Wage Gap Still Exists In 2017

Because women earn less, on average, than men , they must work longer for the same amount of pay. Executive Director of the Erie County Commission on the Status of Women, Karen King says, the media...

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United Airlines issues second, 'deepest' apology

United Airlines has issued a second statement by CEO Oscar Munoz. "Clearly, when you watch the video, it is troubling to see how that was handled", White House press secretary Sean Spicer said whe...

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US, Mexico and Canada launch joint bid to host 2026 World Cup

US, Mexico and Canada launch joint bid to host 2026 World Cup

The 2026 FIFA World Cup will be the first with the expanded 48-team format, requiring facilities and infrastructure that these countries are uniquely suited to fulfill. Gulati maintained that he's "no...

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BHP CEO Rejects Oil Spinoff for Third Time After Singer Demand

BHP CEO Rejects Oil Spinoff for Third Time After Singer Demand

Elliot claimed that the reforms it proposed would create 48% more value for Australian shareholders and 51% more value for London shareholders. Elliott, which said it holds a "long economic intere...

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BlackBerry wins $815 million from Qualcomm

The dispute was over Qualcomm's agreement to cap certain royalties applied to payments BlackBerry made under a licence agreement between the two firms. BlackBerry CEO John Chen said his company a...

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Hair cut: FRSC recalls Rivers Sector Commander, others

Hair cut: FRSC recalls Rivers Sector Commander, others

The female personnels were accused of spotting long hairs, which did not allow their caps to sit fittingly on their heads. A spokesman for the FRSC, Bisi Kazeem , said on Tuesday that Kumapayi and ...

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Advocates call for more salary transparency on Equal Pay Day

Advocates call for more salary transparency on Equal Pay Day

African American, Hispanic, and Native American women nearly always earn less than white and Asian women , meaning Equal Pay Day for these groups would fall on dates later than April 4. Women with ...

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Antero Midstream Partners LP: Antero Midstream Announces Increased Quarterly Distribution

Antero Midstream Partners LP: Antero Midstream Announces Increased Quarterly Distribution

After $-0.02 actual EPS reported by EnLink Midstream LLC for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -650.00% EPS growth. Neuberger Berman Group LLC now owns 31,878 shares of the company's sto...

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Tesco logs £40m annual net loss on accounting scandal

Tesco logs £40m annual net loss on accounting scandal

The company also saw an improvement in its United Kingdom and ROI operating profit, which it attributed to investing in lowering core prices and increasing the quality of its fresh offer, and its rang...

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Delta Cancelled 3000 Flights This Week...and People Are Pissed

Delta canceled 350 flights Saturday after severe weather caused numerous delays at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport. The No. 2 U.S. airline canceled around 3,275 flights through Saturday af...

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Oil Hits 5-Week High On Geopolitical Tensions, Strong Demand

Hedge funds believe that crude oil prices are headed higher, hence, they have increased their net long positions by 54 million barrels to 696 million barrels, on both Brent and WTI contracts, in the...

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Drahi's Altice Files for US Unit IPO to Fuel Acquisitions

Drahi's Altice Files for US Unit IPO to Fuel Acquisitions

Altice USA , formed from the acquisition of cable operators Cablevision Systems and Suddenlink Communications , has filed for an initial public offering. The U.S. operation is run by Chairman and CEO...

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French candidate condemns 'criminal act' by US in Syria

Two weeks before the first round of the election in which she is a frontrunner, Le Pen touched a raw nerve by reopening debate about the state's role in one of the darkest episodes in French history...

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USA government withdraws request to unmask Trump critic after Twitter sues

USA government withdraws request to unmask Trump critic after Twitter sues

Twitter filed a federal lawsuit to stop an order by the United States government to know who is behind President Donald Trump's immigration policies. "Because the summons has now been withdrawn, T...

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Asian stocks set for a rough ride as tensions rise

Asian stocks set for a rough ride as tensions rise

The possibility of some kind of United States military action against North Korea in response to its weapons tests grew after U.S. missile strikes against Syria last week in retaliation for a chemical...

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Apple iPhone 8: OLED display, possible launch delay and other rumours

According to Apple analyst Brain white's high end iphone8 might be made available for pre-order in September, but deliveries will delay for several weeks for 5.8-inch model. Apple will be setting a c...

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Which Analysts Are Watching Capital One Financial Corporation (NYSE:COF)?

Which Analysts Are Watching Capital One Financial Corporation (NYSE:COF)?

Separately, FBR & Co reissued an "outperform" rating on shares of Capital Bank Financial Corp in a research note on Friday, March 10th. The stock of Capital One Financial Corp. According to sentimen...

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Samsung launches Galaxy C7 Pro smartphone in India

Prosecutors believe the 48-year-old billionaire and his aides used Samsung corporate funds to bribe former President Park Geun-hye and her close confidante in exchange for supporting a smooth leadersh...

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TripAdvisor users vote Emirates the world's best airline 2017

TripAdvisor users vote Emirates the world's best airline 2017

TripAdvisor began collecting reviews of airlines in 2016, and this is the first time TripAdvisor is presenting Travellers' Choice awards in the airline category. Taking first place was Emirates fro...

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Australian PM Malcolm Turnbull Arrives In India For 4-Day Visit, Talks…

Stating that maritime exercises and exchanges between the two countries have been productive, Modi said that "bilateral mechanisms on counter-terrorism and trans-national crimes are functioning well" ...

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Crude settles higher after Saudi Arabia hints at OPEC deal extension

Crude oil prices turned positive on Tuesday, reversing course on reports that Saudi Arabia has told OPEC officials it wants to continue output cuts for an additional six months. US crude stocks fell u...

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Wells Fargo Slips; Internal Probe Blames Sales Scandal On Two Executives

And it's Tolstedt , who led the community banking division responsible for the fake accounts, who is blamed in the report for the lion's share of misconduct, while Stumpf is largely faulted only for ...

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United Passenger David Dao Speaks Out: 'Everything Is Injured'

United Passenger David Dao Speaks Out: 'Everything Is Injured'

You do what we say when we say, and there won't be a problem, capiche?", a smiling flight attendant says. " No one should ever be mistreated this way ", the CEO continued. Munoz, a former railroad exe...

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Amazon Third-Party Sellers Hacked

Amazon Third-Party Sellers Hacked

You know that deal for a Roomba vacuum you saw on Amazon last week that seemed too good to be true? A number of Amazon Marketplace third-party sellers recently have been hacked , with the bank depo...

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Pro-life, religious freedom leaders cheer confirmation of Neil Gorsuch

Pro-life, religious freedom leaders cheer confirmation of Neil Gorsuch

The 54-45 vote is expected to restore a 5-4 conservative tilt on the bench. Gorsuch's confirmation ends the longest Supreme Court vacancy since 1862 during the American Civil War, with the court dow...

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Rand Paul: Syria strikes 'not in the national interest'

Rand Paul: Syria strikes 'not in the national interest'

On Friday, Portman said Trump's missile attack was "appropriate", given that Assad violated the 2013 agreement with Tuesday's chemical weapon attack. Initially, the White House did not send Congress...

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See Rare Footage of Passover Celebrations After the Holocaust

See Rare Footage of Passover Celebrations After the Holocaust

This sign meant the angel of the Lord would " pass over " that household, and not strike down their first-born. "Within the last two days, Israeli police banned a total of 23 Palestinians from enter...

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Telstra Slumps 7% After Rival TPG Unveils Mobile Network

Telstra Slumps 7% After Rival TPG Unveils Mobile Network

The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) previous year made a decision to auction off the remaining 700MHz spectrum - which is used for additional 4G mobile broadband capacity, particu...

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An Important Insight About Bank of America

An Important Insight About Bank of America

The relative volume of the stock is 0.8, while its market cap is $231.88 Billion. Shares of Bank of America Corp closed the previous trading session at 22.92 down -0.09 -0.39% with 94,206,681 shar...

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Customer Service Hours Extended as Tax Deadline Looms

Customer Service Hours Extended as Tax Deadline Looms

Those earning more than $64,000 can use Free File Fillable Forms, electronic versions of IRS paper forms. Depending on your annual salary, some of these sites will allow you to file your state and...

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Japanese Yen Soars on Geopolitical Tensions

Japanese Yen Soars on Geopolitical Tensions

Tillerson traveled for a visit to Moscow with a unified message from world powers, denouncing Russian support for Syria, after a meeting with foreign ministers of the Group of Seven major advanced e...

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India's top court stops Adani Power from charging higher prices

India's top court stops Adani Power from charging higher prices

It was argued that a rise in the price of Indonesian coal was unforeseen, inasmuch as the rise took place only in 2010 and 2011, while the PPAs were entered into, sometime in 2006 to 2008. Following t...

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