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Scorpion stings passenger on United Airlines flight

According to memos obtained by the Associated Press , Delta Airlines is set to up the ante for customers being asked to give up their seats. The National Consumers League blames airline consolida...

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Wall Street Bull Sculptor Says NYC Violated His Rights With 'Fearless Girl'

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced in March that Fearless Girl - initially erected for International Women's Day by artist Kristen Visbal - would have a longer stay in the city. The bronze statue fe...

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Elon Musk Says Tesla Semi-Truck to be Unveiled in September

There is however a strong hint from Tesla's Master Plan that makes it reasonable to assume these trucks will be packaged with an autonomous driving platform. Tesla continues to be buoyed by inves...

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Delta could offer passengers close to $10000 to give up their seats

According to memos obtained by the Associated Press , Delta Airlines is set to up the ante for customers being asked to give up their seats. Dao suffered a broken nose and concussion during the i...

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Game Thread 4/15: Braves vs. Padres

Game Thread 4/15: Braves vs. Padres

NOTES: A statue honoring Hall of Fame manager Bobby Cox was unveiled at the stadium on Thursday. Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman said the show of force from the team's former stars was imp...

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Police say San Bernardino gunman had threatened his wife before

Police say San Bernardino gunman had threatened his wife before

Betty Rodriguez, right, comforts her granddaughter Giselle during a prayer service held to honor the shooting victims at North Park Elementary School. "We are literally heartbroken, and it's going to ...

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United Airlines Changes Policy After Doctor Dragged Off Flight

Airlines are looking at compensation levels so gate agents can offer more money without a supervisor's approval, Harteveldt said. Delta's raise looks like a direct response to the recent United ...

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President Trump Condemns Deadly Church Bombings In Egypt

President Trump Condemns Deadly Church Bombings In Egypt

Hellyer, senior non-resident fellow at the Atlantic Council and the Royal United Services Institute. A state investigation said it was a suicide bombing . Pope Francis is scheduled to visit Cairo t...

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North Korean missile explodes at launch

It could "beat down enemies with the power of nuclear justice", he said, and was "prepared to respond to an all-out war with an all-out war". An official from South Korea's Defence Ministry couldn't i...

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Wells Fargo asks for $75M back

The Wells Fargo & Co. board of directors attempted Monday to conduct a mea culpa for the bank's fraudulent customer account scandal, pointing to two top executives as the center of the fault and bla...

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Mount Vernon Easter Egg Hunt

David Aideloje searches for easter eggs at the Davisburg Community Hall's first ever Easter Egg Hunt on April 15. She said that the idea for the customized egg hunts came through a little investigat...

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Hamilton lauds Verstappen, wants Red Bull fight

Those last 20 laps or so really exchanging times. Raikkonen cut an increasingly frustrated figure in China and, as evidenced by his radio transmissions, was disgruntled by Ferrari's pit strategy tha...

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United Airlines boss says he won't resign

United Airlines boss says he won't resign

They lawyers and a relative of Dao plan to talk to the media Thursday. Fearns gave up his seat, and now that he's seen what happened to Dr. Dao in Chicago, he's glad he did. A fellow passenger rec...

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Estimated Worldwide Sales For Nintendo Switch's First Month Revealed

Estimated Worldwide Sales For Nintendo Switch's First Month Revealed

Analysts predict the Switch has not only met Nintendo's original target, but exceeded it by 300,000 units. Nintendo had originally planned on selling only 2 million Nintendo Switch units worldwi...

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Trump says Putin backing Assad is

Trump says Putin backing Assad is "very bad for Russia"

Clips of the interview have been released, but the full interview will air Wednesday morning . " Behind Trump's sudden decision to play nice with the communist hardliners in Beijing? ". "And bel...

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Fox host Bill O'Reilly taking vacation amid sex harassment furore

Over the past few weeks, he has faced mounting criticisms for sexual harassment allegations against him. No one has filed a complaint about O'Reilly with the company's human resources department ove...

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Man stung by scorpion in United jet

United Continental Holdings Inc issued an updated policy to ensure crew travelling on its aircraft are booked at least 60 minutes prior to departure, according to a United spokeswoman. Later, Munoz...

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Tesla: We'll make semitrailers, pickups within 2 years

As the technology behind self-driving vehicles reaches the point that motorway driving is already being undertaken by autonomous vehicle systems - especially Tesla - the future of trucking as a career...

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'Charging Bull' creator claims 'Fearless Girl' violates his rights

After the 1987 stock market crash, Di Modica installed the massive bronze in front of the New York Stock Exchange , in the middle of the night and without a permit, to symbolize America's financial r...

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Justice Gorsuch: Senate Confirms Trump's First SCOTUS Pick

Justice Gorsuch: Senate Confirms Trump's First SCOTUS Pick

A final confirmation vote on Gorsuch is expected Friday and he could then be sworn in in time to take his seat on the court later this month and hear the final cases of the term. Gorsuch's confirmatio...

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He survived a jump off the Golden Gate Bridge. Now he builds safety nets for others

He survived a jump off the Golden Gate Bridge. Now he builds safety nets for others

The net will be installed along both sides of the bridge, running 1.7 miles in each direction. "The bridge is known for not only its beauty, but also its magnificent quality". More broadly, a Harvar...

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Lawyer: United will save evidence in dragged passenger case

The passenger pulled from his seat is not; the man was effectively beaten up. "We were on the plane about an hour, having dinner, and then something fell on my head, so I grabbed it", passenger Rich...

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United changes crew-booking policy

In an effort to prevent the crew from bumping a seated, paying passenger, the seat dispute will now be settled ahead of boarding. He said, as recorded in a transcript , that airlines need to focus ...

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Ga. college student punched, kicked by police officers speaks out

Ga. college student punched, kicked by police officers speaks out

The officer, Robert McDonald , was hired by the department in 2013, and graduated from the police academy in 2014, officials said. The disturbing turn of events started a little after 4 p.m. Hollin...

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Improperly Stored Meat Among Violations At Mar-A-Lago

The White House hasn't clarified whether Trump actually played golf during his golf club visits on Friday and Saturday. His motorcade was spotted traveling through the streets headed to a golf course ...

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Celebrities Bring Awareness to Equal Pay Day - See Their Social Media Posts!

According to figures compiled by the Department for Education, the gender pay gap in the construction sector stands at 23.3 per cent, compared with 18.1 per cent in the United Kingdom as a whole. Well...

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Sophos Group PLC (SOPH) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages

With a total market value of 0 GBX, Unilever PLC has price-earnings ratio of 20.79 with a 52 week low of 3,019.00GBX and a 52 week high of 4,088.00GBX. Cambridge Advisors reported 10,000 shares. Banks...

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Law Enforcement Credits Community Involvement For Jakubowski's Capture

Law Enforcement Credits Community Involvement For Jakubowski's Capture

Jakubowski allegedly sent a 161-page manifesto to President Donald Trump after the gun store robbery. Five guns, a samurai sword, copy of his manifesto, and inflammable liquids were found nearby his...

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Airstrike on Syrian town hit by chemical attack

But Tillerson, who is expected to visit Moscow on Wednesday for talks with Russian officials, said on ABC's This Week program there was "no change" to the USA military posture towards Syria. Secretary...

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North Korean test missile explodes on launch

The U.S. Pacific Command said the missile, which came near the city of Sinpo, "blew up nearly immediately", but the type of missile was still being assessed. "However, North Korea has a habit of sho...

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Saturn's moon Enceladus has ideal conditions for life

The other two, phospor and sulfur, have yet to be discovered, but scientists are confident that the elements are there, since Enceladus is believed to have a core similar to that of meteorites that ha...

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India, Australia sign pact to boost counter-terror cooperation

They held comprehensive discussions on bilateral, regional and worldwide issues of mutual interest and concern. Modi and Turnbull asked the negotiators of India and Australia to schedule an early me...

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Apple enters self-driving auto race

The permit covers three vehicles - all 2015 Lexus RX 450h hybrid SUVs - and six individual drivers. Late a year ago, Apple revealed it is investing heavily in autonomous vehicles in a letter ask...

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Apple may start testing self-driving cars in California indicates permit

The Californian Department of Motor Vehicles (CDMV) permission allows Apple to test drive vehicles on public roads. But wait. Didn't Apple scrap its Project Titan (the one it never acknowledged ...

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INTO THE NEXT STAGE: Fly the Friendly Skies? Not So Much

This incident was yet another symptom of the often toxic nature of air travel and its dehumanizing effects, but there appears to be a silver lining for frequent fliers. When flights are overbooked, th...

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