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Senator proposes Passengers Bill of Rights in wake of United incident

He said the airline will have more to say later this month, after it finishes a review of its policies on overbooked flights. United spokeswoman Megan McCarthy told Reuters the airline looked "f...

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Trump decries anti-Semitism, terrorism on Israel's Holocaust Remembrance Day

The ritual is the centerpiece of Israel's annual Holocaust Remembrance Day for those systematically killed by Nazi Germany and its collaborators during World War II. A wreath laying ceremony at the Ya...

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British Parliament Backs May's Plan for Early Elections

British Parliament Backs May's Plan for Early Elections

A senior Labour MP has admitted the snap general election is not about changing the Government and kicking Theresa May out of No 10. The Labour party has been riven by divisions over its leader Jere...

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Stocks rise sharply as investors cheer French election results

Stocks rise sharply as investors cheer French election results

Ms Le Pen said she wanted to talk to Mr Dupont-Aignan, who won almost five per cent of the first-round vote and has not said which side he would back in the next. Meanwhile Macron , a former economy ...

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International Monetary Fund raises growth predictions, frets about protectionism

International Monetary Fund raises growth predictions, frets about protectionism

The IMF said the upgrade to the global growth forecast for 2017 remains modest (0.1 percentage point to 3.5 per cent), and longer-term potential growth rates remain subdued across the globe compared w...

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The FCC is about to unveil its net neutrality rollback plan

The FCC is about to unveil its net neutrality rollback plan

Pai was an opponent of the FCC's increasing control over Internet service providers and led the charge against net neutrality rules ahead of his tenure as FCC chairman but still said he backs a "free ...

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Lockheed Martin Corporation Cuts EPS Outlook Amid Mixed Q1 Results

The company now forecasts fiscal 2017 earnings per share of $12.15 to $12.45 per share on revenues of $49.50 billion to $50.70 billion. Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT) shares gained 1.14% to ...

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Bell Helicopter teams with Uber to create flying electric taxis

Bell Helicopter teams with Uber to create flying electric taxis

Uber said Tuesday that it's teaming up with Aurora Flight Sciences , Pipistrel Aircraft , Embraer SA, Mooney International Corp. and Bell Helicopter Textron Inc.to develop electric vehicles. "...

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John Kasich gives Trump an 'incomplete,' leaves door open for 2020 run

John Kasich gives Trump an 'incomplete,' leaves door open for 2020 run

Kasich, who ran on a moderate platform during his 2016 presidential campaign for the Republican nomination, said the answer to American unity "really gets down to living a life a little bigger than ...

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Man dragged off plane files court papers

Man dragged off plane files court papers

One passenger filmed officers ripping Dr Dao from his seat after he refused to comply with their orders to leave the flight so his seat could be offered to members of the airline's crew. One officer w...

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Trump administration to issue new Syria sanctions

The U.S. blames Assad for a recent chemical attack on Syrian civilians, and responded earlier this month by launching missiles against a Syrian airfield. In a 2013 agreement brokered by Russian Federa...

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Entire Senate to visit White House this week for North Korea briefing

Entire Senate to visit White House this week for North Korea briefing

Over the weekend, North Korea detained a US citizen who'd been teaching at a university there as he was leaving the country, according to media reports that cited officials with the Swedish embassy ...

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Tory policy on energy market 'concerning' says Centrica chief

Tory policy on energy market 'concerning' says Centrica chief

The energy industry has reacted with scepticism to the plan, saying a price cap could lead to higher prices. Prime Minister Theresa May's government has previously called for more competition in a s...

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Barrick Gold Corp Q1 Income Advances 28%

Barrick Gold Corp Q1 Income Advances 28%

Barclays PLC lifted their target price on Barrick Gold Corp from $20.00 to $22.00 and gave the company an equal weight rating in a research note on Monday, March 6th. John Lawson Thornton as Non-I...

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Marine Le Pen steps down as head of France's National Front party

Marine Le Pen steps down as head of France's National Front party

Ms Le Pen has worked to bring in voters from the left and right for several years, cleaning up her party's racist, anti-Semitic image to do so. While centrist Emmanuel Macron is now largely seen b...

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Netflix to debut in China with original content licensing deal

Netflix to debut in China with original content licensing deal

After struggling to enter the Chinese market, where streaming services are subject to strict regulations and film and television are often censored, Netflix has finally found its "in". China is nota...

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Ontario to place 15 per cent tax on foreign home buyers

Ontario to place 15 per cent tax on foreign home buyers

The proposed tax targets dwellings that include one to six units. Facing a dismal approval rating, Ms. Wynne's government has promised action for weeks on housing. Developers have responded by point...

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Analysts Review: CytRx Corporation (NASDAQ:CYTR)

The majority of analysts covering the equity have either a Buy or Strong Buy recommendation on the stock, yielding a consensus score of 2.40. The stock climbed 45.95 percent over the past quarter, whi...

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Nasdaq breaches 6 000 mark for first time ever

Nasdaq breaches 6 000 mark for first time ever

At 10:54 a.m. ET (1454 GMT), the Dow Jones Industrial Average.DJI was up 222.74 points, or 1.07 percent, at 20,986.63, the S&P 500 .SPX was up 12.79 points, or 0.54 percent, at 2,386.94 and the Nas...

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Indian Spirits And Airline Tycoon Vijay Mallya Arrested By UK Police

Indian Spirits And Airline Tycoon Vijay Mallya Arrested By UK Police

The process took rapid strides weeks after Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, during a visit to the United Kingdom, reportedly raised with British leaders that a certain "fugitive" was overstaying in Lond...

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Schumer, Trump find an unlikely common foe: Canada

Schumer, Trump find an unlikely common foe: Canada

Trump's ire appears to have been piqued by Canadian producers lowering prices on ultra-filtered milk, a protein byproduct left over from the production of high-fat products like butter. Canadian dairy...

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United execs get dragged to testify on Capitol Hill

The airline suffered a public relations disaster after a video emerged a week ago showing security officers dragging a bloodied passenger off an overbooked United Express flight in Chicago. And some...

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Facebook will now integrate AR technology in its platform

He said the nature of work would also change: "In the future, I think that more of us are going to contribute to culture and society in ways that are not measured by economics or traditional GDP". Fra...

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Marissa Mayer to rake in $184m from Yahoo sale

Marissa Mayer to rake in $184m from Yahoo sale

Marissa Mayer is expected to depart Yahoo following the closing of Verizon's $4.5 billion takeover in June - but she's going to cash out big time, as she now owns stock worth more than $200 million. ...

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Student assessment changes approved by House Education Committee

Association of School Administrators, comes less than a week after several hundred people rallied on the Halifax Mall in downtown Raleigh to demand that the Senate quickly approve House Bill 13 . GOP...

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Why Trump's plan for corporate taxes is a 'magic unicorn'

Why Trump's plan for corporate taxes is a 'magic unicorn'

The Ryan-backed House GOP blueprint released in June calls for replacing the 35 percent rate with a 20 percent rate applied to companies' domestic sales and imported goods, while exempting their expor...

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No one will be fired in United passenger dragging incident

The incident shined a new light on the practice of overbooking, which airlines increasingly rely upon to avoid losing money on seats left when some passengers do not show up for scheduled flights. Man...

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France's steely Le Pen gets far-right in presidential runoff

Le Pen gained over 1.2 million new voters compared with her last presidential bid in 2012, securing 7.6 million ballots, a result she hailed as "historic". In this Monday, April 17, 2017 file photo, f...

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Korea marks military anniversary with firing drill

Korea marks military anniversary with firing drill

The nuclear-powered USS Michigan made a call at the Port of Busan in time for the 85th anniversary of the founding of the North Korean People's Army. A North Korean foreign ministry spokesman said t...

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Britain witnesses hectic 1st day of election campaigning

Britain witnesses hectic 1st day of election campaigning

The polls - admittedly not always a reliable indicator - give the Tories a 24 point lead and unless there is some sort of political quake, it is hard to see how Labour can pull off a most unlikely vic...

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Wall Street's 'Charging Bull' Creator Hints Lawsuit Coming Over 'Fearless Girl' Statue

Likewise, sculptor Kristen Visbal's Fearless Girl was meant as a temporary month-long installation. The plaque underneath the sculpture reads: "Know the power of women in leadership". Di Modica pl...

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Lawyer for United passenger gets another airline case

Lawyer for United passenger gets another airline case

Eyewitnesses said the flight attendant shown in the video tried to wrestle a stroller away from the woman, who refused to give it up. The airline quickly apologized for the incident, and suspend...

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53 per cent turnout in Delhi municipal polls

Better roads and cleanliness were the most important issues for a majority of voters who exercised their franchise in the MCD polls on Sunday. Around 56 thousand Delhi Police personnel were on duty ...

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(NYSE:CAT) from Farm & Construction Machinery - Todays Top Gains

Given the importance of identifying companies that will grow earnings per share at high rate, we then need to consider how to identify which companies will achieve high growth rates. For the first tim...

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The Barclays PLC Reaffirms "Hold" Rating for Chatham Lodging Trust (REIT) (CLDT)

Several other analysts also recently issued reports on CLDT. 08/08/2016 - RLJ Lodging Trust was downgraded to "neutral" by analysts at Robert W. Baird. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 31st w...

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