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Des Moines to participate in Equal Pay Day campaign

According the National Committee on Pay Equity, it usually falls on a Tuesday to show how far into the work week women must work to match the pay earned by men. Well, it depends on a variety of factor...

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Wells Fargo board slams former CEO in scathing report after sales scandal

The 2004 report was sent to Wells Fargo's chief auditor, HR personnel and others. Tolstedt , who ran the community bank - Wells Fargo's term for the branch network - was told to fix the problem s...

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Netflix's first-quarter subscriber additions misses estimates

Netflix's first-quarter subscriber additions misses estimates

Guidance for Q2 includes revenues in-line with the consensus at $2.75 billion, though costs are ratcheting EPS estimates downward: 15 cents per share is now expected for Q2, far less than the 23 ce...

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Here's Why It's Not Really Equal Pay Day Today After All

The bad news? The gap for Black and Latina women in NY is much worse (66 cents on the dollar for Black women and 56 cents for Latinas). In 2016 the gender pay gap stood at 18.1%, the ethnicity pay...

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Andre Johnson to sign one-day contract to retire a Texan

Andre Johnson to sign one-day contract to retire a Texan

Johnson was released in 2014 after spending his first 12 seasons with the Texans. In 2015, He started in 14 of 16 games for the Colts, going just over 500 yards receiving with four touchdowns. Johnson...

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Texas mom accused of shooting video, photos of child's abuse

Texas mom accused of shooting video, photos of child's abuse

The videos allegedly showed Peterkin abusing the baby , by slapping the child, and burning the child with a cigarette lighter. Broadnax said Peterkin indicated she was angry about the father's new ...

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U.S. protesters say 'we care' as they demand Trump release tax returns

U.S. protesters say 'we care' as they demand Trump release tax returns

Thousands took to the streets in Denver demanding to see President Donald Trump's tax returns. That number comes from a MoveOn.Org poll . "If I decide to run for office, I'll produce my tax retur...

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Delta Raises Bumped Passenger Compensation, United Tweaks Policy

Delta Raises Bumped Passenger Compensation, United Tweaks Policy

Delta Air Lines is making a significant change to its overbooking policy, now allowing gate agents and crew members the flexibility to offer up to an astonishing $9,950 to passengers who voluntarily ...

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Trump on protests demanding he release his taxes: 'The election is over'

Trump on protests demanding he release his taxes: 'The election is over'

Donald Trump can't fathom that a majority of the country believes he is corrupt and wants him removed from office. On Monday, a day before the deadline for most Americans to pay their 2016 taxes, Wh...

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Police seek missing Uber driver from Montgomery County

Police seek missing Uber driver from Montgomery County

Krysten Laib, of Abington Township, delivered her last Uber passenger at 4:45 a.m. that day in the 2700 block of Axe Factory Road in Philadelphia, township police said Sunday on Facebook . Police did...

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Afghanistan: Scores of ISIL fighters dead in MOAB raid

A USA official who monitored the recent attack which saw one of the biggest conventional bombs ever to be used in combat - said it was impossible to determine how many fighters might be buried undergr...

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Gareth Bale out of Bayern return, doubt for Clasico

Arjen Robben believes it possible for Bayern to salvage something in the match against Madrid, despite losing the first leg 2-1 at home. "It will be more hard in Madrid, but we still have a chance, ...

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Arsenal Defeat To Crystal Palace Worries Arsene Wenger

Arsenal Defeat To Crystal Palace Worries Arsene Wenger

Wenger's 20 year spell at Arsenal is seemingly coming to an abrupt end, following a awful season. "Honestly, I am disappointed tonight". It's very worrying and disappointing the way we lost the ga...

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J. Geils found dead at Groton, Massachusetts home at age 71

J. Geils found dead at Groton, Massachusetts home at age 71

Groton Chief of Police Donald Palma Jr. said... In 2009, town of Groton - where Geils moved in 1982 - named December 1 J. Geils Day . The band were busy through the 1970's, maintaining a constant...

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Trinamool retains Kanthi Dakshin, BJP second

Trinamool retains Kanthi Dakshin, BJP second

The BJP which has increased its vote share to 31 per cent from a mere 8 per cent in 2016, said that it was due to people's faith in the developmental policies of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. "The peo...

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US Carrier Strike Force is being sent to Korean Peninsula

US Carrier Strike Force is being sent to Korean Peninsula

The move comes amid rising tension after the US Navy said Saturday it had sent a carrier-led strike group to the Korean peninsula in a show of force against North Korea's "reckless" nuclear weapons pr...

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United States looking into possible Russian role in Syria chemical attack

United States looking into possible Russian role in Syria chemical attack

The Observatory said they attacked a position of the Islamic State group, while Osama Abu Zeid of the Homs Media Center said they landed at the nearby T4 air base, but did not carry out any attacks. "...

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Mike Pence warns North Korea: Don't test Donald Trump's resolve

Mike Pence warns North Korea: Don't test Donald Trump's resolve

Hwang said that the country will try to swiftly deploy the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense system, known as Thaad. Pointing to the recent US airstrike on a Syrian base in retaliation for a chemi...

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Violence erupted at a free-speech rally on Saturday

Violence erupted at a free-speech rally on Saturday

But Rhodes credited Berkeley police for new tactics that mostly kept the two sides apart and "our side chilled and relaxed", though fights broke out among both groups throughout the morning and aftern...

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Wells Fargo & Co (WFC) Receives Outperform Rating from Keefe, Bruyette & Woods

Finally, Guggenheim downgraded Wells Fargo & Co from a "buy" rating to a "neutral" rating in a research note on Wednesday, December 28th. NC purchased a new position in shares of Wells Fargo & Co duri...

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Turkey 'backs change' that boosts powers of President

Turkey 'backs change' that boosts powers of President

In Turkey, the government has declared victory in a referendum to change the constitution in ways that would give sweeping new powers to the president . When I say that we did everything we could, I ...

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Tesla Passes GM as Most Valuable Carmaker in US

Master Plan - Part Deux also details other Tesla projects, and highlights Musk's vision and mission of revolutionary products that will drive a global transformation away from fossil fuels toward s...

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Eli Lilly and Co's (LLY) Surprising CRL Brings Bari's Potential Into Question

Eli Lilly and Co's (LLY) Surprising CRL Brings Bari's Potential Into Question

RA launch is most likely pushed back at least three years", BMO said in a Monday note, adding it lowered its 2017 global sales forecast on the company to $1.6 billion from $2.2 billion. It will likely...

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Triple talaq crippling lives of Muslim women: India PM Modi

Triple talaq crippling lives of Muslim women: India PM Modi

Modi, later in his BJP conclave winding-up speech, also tasked the party's women's wing leaders and workers to engage the victims of triple talaq in districts, but cautioned not to provoke them agai...

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Tesla drops price, ups standard features on Model S

Tesla drops price, ups standard features on Model S

Although the price of the 75kWh unit has been slashed, features like a glass roof and automatic rear power liftgate has been installed in the Model S although other features have been converted to opt...

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Gorsuch restores ultra-right majority on US Supreme Court

Senate Democrats were still fuming over the treatment of Garland and threatened to filibuster Gorsuch's confirmation last week. The first was administered earlier that morning by Chief Justice John Ro...

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Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA) Raised to B

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA) Raised to B

Cantor Fitzgerald restated an "overweight" rating and issued a $115.00 price objective on shares of Alibaba Group Holding in a research note on Monday, January 23rd. Alibaba Group Holding had a return...

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Local travelers react to passenger being dragged from United flight

Local travelers react to passenger being dragged from United flight

United was trying to make room for four employees of a partner airline on the Sunday evening flight from Chicago to Louisville, Kentucky. Dao, before being dragged off the parked plane, said repeat...

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Brighton & Hove Albion secure promotion to Premier League

The Eagles won 2-0 on aggregate in that semi-final and went on to beat Watford in the final, with Brighton coming close to joining them in the Premier League on more than one occasion since then, but ...

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President Erdogan hails win, opposition call for recount in Turkey referendum

President Erdogan hails win, opposition call for recount in Turkey referendum

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan claimed victory Sunday in his bid to replace Turkey's parliamentary democracy with an all-powerful "presidential system", but the main opposition party said it will ...

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US Vice President Pence visits DMZ amid high tensions with North Korea

US Vice President Pence visits DMZ amid high tensions with North Korea

It instead blasted the return of the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson to Korean waters. Tensions have risen as Trump takes a hard rhetorical line with Kim Jong Un, who has rebuffed admonitions fro...

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Delta to offer almost $10k for passengers to give up their seats

Gate agents are also now authorized to offer more as well: $2,000 - up from $800. United flight attendants helped the passenger after he was bitten "by what appeared to be a scorpion", airline spoke...

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Trump seems to rule out deeper U.S. intervention in Syria

Speaking of the missile strikes he authorized against the base the carried out the chemical attack , Trump later added: "I have absolutely no doubt we did the right thing". Tillerson is considering t...

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Latest North Koran missile test fails

Pence is joined by his wife and two adult daughters and will lay a wreath at the Seoul National Cemetery and join US and South Korean troops for Easter Sunday church services and a dinner. North Korea...

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Scorpion lands on the head of United Airlines passenger and stings him

United Airlines is in hot water again after a scorpion fell out of an overhead bin and stung a Canadian passenger on Sunday - the same day a man was forcibly removed from a United flight in Chicago. E...

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