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Relief for YS Jaganmohan Reddy as court refuses to cancel bail

Relief for YS Jaganmohan Reddy as court refuses to cancel bail

In its petition on March 28, the CBI referred to a recent interview given by former Andhra Pradesh chief secretary P Ramakanth Reddy to Sakshi Telugu television channel, promoted by Jagan's family. Th...

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Alphabet Q1 2017 Financial Results: Google Parent Company Starts The Year Strong

Alphabet Q1 2017 Financial Results: Google Parent Company Starts The Year Strong

But the falloff in video ad revenue was a concern for investors, after a controversy that erupted last month when marketers discovered that their commercials appeared in extremist hate-speech videos...

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US economic growth weakened to 0.7 per cent in first quarter

US economic growth weakened to 0.7 per cent in first quarter

A separate report from the Labor Department Friday showed that its employment cost index-roughly, a proxy for wages-had its best performance in almost a decade, rising by 0.8 percent . The trade defi...

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Stephen Colbert Picks Apart GOP Plans For 'Zombie Trumpcare'

Stephen Colbert Picks Apart GOP Plans For 'Zombie Trumpcare'

President, I know you're proud of your ratings, but... how do I say this: It's not normally a good thing to compare yourself to 9/11". Colbert began to imitate Trump: "My first 100 days have been hu...

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Liberal Leader Christy Clark explains difference between Liberal, NDP donations

Liberals to say from the first-class lounge that the big lobbyists and the big donors don't have influence, I'll leave that to your readers to decide", Horgan said. Clark used her time in northern B...

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US GDP growth slows to a crawl in Q1 2017

US GDP growth slows to a crawl in Q1 2017

Additionally, the report notes that the current-dollar GDP increased 3.0 percent , or $137.9 billion, in the first quarter to a level of $19,007.3 billion. The BBC quoted Paul Ashworth, chief U.S. ec...

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Alphabet paid Google CEO Sundar Pichai $200M in 2016

Despite recent concerns being expressed by advertisers about Youtube's ability to filter extremist content, revenue from advertising grew to $21.4bn, an increase from $18bn a year ago. But since the...

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Hey, Bill Gates! Jeff Bezos is almost richer than you

Hey, Bill Gates! Jeff Bezos is almost richer than you

In the quarter ending December 2016, the company had reported an operating loss of $487 million for its global business. Jeff Bezos, founder & CEO of world's second largest e-commerce company Amazon...

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Canada's Trudeau Defends Dairy System After Trump Criticism

Trump said Tuesday that a trade dispute with Canada has left dairy farmers in Wisconsin and NY without a market they had for their product. Canada's policy change has led to lower prices for Canadian ...

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Trump tells NRA: 'You have a true friend' in White House

And Chris Cox, the group's top lobbyist, said the NRA helped elect the "most proudly pro-gun" president in the nation's history. "She is not big for the NRA - that I can tell you", he said. At the...

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Google CEO Sundar Pichai received $200 million compensation in 2016

Alphabet Chief Financial Officer Ruth Porat said during the earnings call that "YouTube revenues continue to grow at a significant rate", dispelling concerns about the possible impact of an adverti...

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Oil Prices Felled by Libyan Oil Restart and Weak Gasoline Demand

Oil Prices Felled by Libyan Oil Restart and Weak Gasoline Demand

June WTI oil was up 6 cents, or 0.1%, to settle at USD49.62/bbl, staying near its lowest levels of the month. USA refineries have ramped up crude processing by 1 million barrels per day (bpd) over t...

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US truck, crossover sales spark jump in GM first-quarter profit

US truck, crossover sales spark jump in GM first-quarter profit

That's a 33-and-a-half percent increase from the same quarter a year ago, and the company's best first quarter ever. Total revenue from all markets reached $41.2 billion, and increase of 10 percent ...

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After bashing NAFTA, Trump may tweak it

After bashing NAFTA, Trump may tweak it

In phone calls Wednesday to Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, the White House said , Trump "agreed not to terminate NAFTA at this time ". The United ...

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Bigger Revenues, Losses at Alphabet's 'Other Bets' in Q1

Bigger Revenues, Losses at Alphabet's 'Other Bets' in Q1

Advertising continues to deliver the bulk of the company's revenue, with a rise of 18.8% from a year earlier to US$21.41 billion despite reports of a widespread boycott of advertising on YouTube. The ...

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United Airlines chief executive set to testify before Congress

United Airlines chief executive set to testify before Congress

The amount of settlement has not been disclosed. Dr. Dao was violently removed from his seat by airport security personnel and dragged through the aisles of an April 9 flight. But the issue gained m...

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Trump Administration: New Tax Code Will Unlock Economic Growth

Trump Administration: New Tax Code Will Unlock Economic Growth

Even more important are the indirect effects. [I will] massively cut taxes for the middle class , the forgotten people, the forgotten men and women of this country, who built our country. For indiv...

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Trump seeks to expand drilling in oceans

With one day left to rack up accomplishments before he reaches his 100th day in office, Trump ordered his interior secretary to review an Obama-era plan that dictates which locations are open to off...

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Leaked Trump draft order blames NAFTA for 'massive' wealth transfer from US

If negotiations with the US on migration, border and commerce issues were not dealt with satisfactorily for Mexico, however, all existing bilateral cooperation will be reviewed. Finally, in Baker, Can...

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Brewers' Thames red-hot vs. Reds

Even with a bumper crop of runs, Peralta (4-1) kept things interesting, allowing four solo home runs in five-plus innings of work while giving up eight hits and a pair of walks. But now, everybody in ...

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Drop Off Unused Prescription Drugs During Statewide Take Back Event

There are more than 60 places in the region where you can safely get rid of prescription drugs on Saturday, April 29. Among drugs abused are those prescription drugs that were stolen or even discard...

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Canada reports progress with U.S. on lumber, "but not there yet"

U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross also said Tuesday at the White House that Canada wasn't being a " good neighbor ", alleging it was selling lumber at unfair prices. 1 customer particularly well", F...

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Liberals, Greens, NDP vie for votes in BC leaders debate

She said the measures taken would make housing affordable for younger British Columbians. But by the midpoint of Wednesday's debate all three candidates were going after each other, with Weaver at...

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US Supreme Court does not allow Arkansas execution

Plans by the U.S. state of Arkansas to execute up to eight men before the end of the month received a setback after the United States supreme court intervened to spare the life of a death-row prison...

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US could revise 'failed' Iran nuclear deal

Asked whether he would sign legislation that does not include money for the project, he said, "I just don't know yet". Trump's spokesman Sean Spicer said a review would be conducted by U.S. The de...

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Anthem's (ANTM) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at Jefferies Group LLC

Anthem's (ANTM) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at Jefferies Group LLC

The firm is expected to report its next quarterly earnings results before the market opens on Wednesday, April 26th. Equities analysts predict that Anthem will post $11.58 earnings per share for the...

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Trump says border wall will be built in 1st term

Trump says border wall will be built in 1st term

The Canadian dollar fell to a four-month low against the US dollar after Trump's announcement, trading at 71.80 cents. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross told reporters Canada wasn't being a " good...

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Bill introduced to ban removal of passengers

Bill introduced to ban removal of passengers

United initially stumbled in its response, but has since promised not to take seats from boarded passengers anymore, pledged not to use law enforcement in such situations and offered to refund everyon...

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Jim Brown calls Myles Garrett to welcome him to Browns

Jim Brown calls Myles Garrett to welcome him to Browns

The Browns taking Garrett should not have been a given. He is viewed as a cannot-miss player, who is ready to contribute immediately. Derek Barnett, the first Tennessee player taken in the draft since...

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Why Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd Stock Is Sailing Higher Today

Why Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd Stock Is Sailing Higher Today

For the quarter, shares have been noted at 5.60%. The company now has an average rating of "Buy" and an average target price of $96.72. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP increased its position in Royal Ca...

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Analyst Stock Ratings: The Wendy's Company (WEN), Zions Bancorporation (ZION)

Analyst Stock Ratings: The Wendy's Company (WEN), Zions Bancorporation (ZION)

In the last Quarter, Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (CY ) reported its Actual EPS of $0.15/share. Zions Bancorporation (ZION) reported earning per shares for the quarter ending April 24 AMC at 0...

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Canada reports progress with United States on lumber, "but not there yet"

He just likes to negotiate and bully a little bit. On Monday the USA government announced tariffs averaging 20% on softwood lumber from the Canadian companies Canfor, J.D. Adding tariffs on top of t...

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Work visa popular with the Irish overseas scrapped

The Turnbull government has adopted a new "Australians First" approach to skilled migration, announcing it will abolish the controversial 457 visa program for temporary skilled migrants. The chang...

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Browns choose Garrett first in National Football League draft

The Browns reportedly tried to trade for Washington quarterback Kirk Cousins and New England Patriots quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo. Between Trubisky's selection and the Chiefs' stunning move to take ...

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Nasdaq hits 6000 for 1st time

TUNED IN: Comcast's A-class shares rose $1.09, or 2.8 percent, to $39.88 after rising revenue at theme parks it acquired as part of its NBCUniversal purchase helped it to report stronger first-quarter...

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