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Arkansas execution delayed as Supreme Court refuses to overrule state court

The state had initially scheduled eight men to die over the course of 11 days, because its supply of one of the drugs it planned to use in the executions - the sedative midazolam - expires at the end ...

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Surprise Build In Gasoline Inventories Shocks Oil Markets

Opec agreed to slash output by 1.2 million barrels a day and non-Opec members led by Russian Federation promised to cut 558,000 barrels a day. Gasoline stocks also posted a counter-seasonal build of...

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United Airlines CEO answers lawmakers on passenger dragging incident

United Airlines CEO answers lawmakers on passenger dragging incident

David Dao's legal team announced the settlement Thursday in a brief statement. The footage showed airport police officers pulling the 69-year-old father of five from his seat and dragging him down...

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Semi crash closes I-75 in Dayton

Semi crash closes I-75 in Dayton

The 30-year-old victim was engulfed in a fireball after the collision on the I-75 outside Dayton, Ohio which forced the closure of the north and southbound carriageways. Fortunately, the driver of t...

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Philippines says Trump called Duterte to affirm alliance

Washington , he said, should not play into provocations by North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Duterte also called former President Barack Obama a "son of a whore" and told him to "go to hell" past year ...

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North Korea carried out ballistic missile test but failed

Treasury Department concluded that no major U.S. trading partner is manipulating its currency to gain an unfair trade advantage, suggesting Trump has backed away from his campaign pledge to label Chin...

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United issues a 10-point plan for not being a terrible airline

On Thursday, United and lawyers for Dao said they had reached a settlement for an undisclosed sum, in the carrier's latest step to contain damage. In the message, CEO Oscar Munoz called the Apri...

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U.S. economy is leaving these states behind

U.S. economy is leaving these states behind

Europe isn't following the script many had for it this year. The American economy turned in its weakest performance in three years in the first quarter of 2017 as consumers sharply slowed their spen...

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Trump's Tax Plan: Big Changes, Big Unknowns

Trump's Tax Plan: Big Changes, Big Unknowns

A look at how Trump's tax plan could affect families at different income levels:_THE WORKING CLASSThese are the people who have been left behind by an increasingly globalized economy.Trump's proposa...

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Beyond 100 days, Trump faces more legislative challenges

It was the first time the state had voted for a Republican presidential candidate since George H.W. Bush in 1988. After the rally, the White House said the president had signed two trade-related exe...

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UK Labour party vows new Brexit plan

May has said that she favors a clean break - leaving the single market and removing the United Kingdom from the obligation to allow unlimited migration from the European Union, known as "freedom o...

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North Korea Test-Fires Another Ballistic Missile, Defying World Leaders

North Korea Test-Fires Another Ballistic Missile, Defying World Leaders

Just the day before, the Trump administration released a joint statement signed by Tillerson, Secretary of Defense James Mattis and Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats announcing that it would...

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India never a better investment destination than today: PM

The president also said Turkey expects more Indian tourists to visit the country, adding that Turkey is especially a favorable destination for couples to spend their honeymoon. "There are some odd p...

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Delta investigates pilot's actions during altercation between passengers

Delta investigates pilot's actions during altercation between passengers

This is when the pilot stepped in to separate them, and physically hit one of the women. Though law enforcement was called to the Atlanta Airport, both women reportedly declined to press charges. ...

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Overbooked Flights Will Not Be Common Practice For Southwest Airlines Anymore

Overbooked Flights Will Not Be Common Practice For Southwest Airlines Anymore

Dr. David Dao's lawyers confirmed Friday that the settlement includes a provision that prohibits him from suing the city, even though his nose was broken, two of his front teeth knocked out and he s...

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Twitter partners with Bloomberg for streaming TV news

Twitter partners with Bloomberg for streaming TV news

While no one expects Twitter to ever deviate from its core offering as a service that helps users to connect, share information, and discuss topics of the day, the company is keen to expand its live...

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DISH Network Reports First Quarter 2017 Financial Results

DISH Network Reports First Quarter 2017 Financial Results

Check back later for our full write up on this DISH Network earnings report later! First Trust Advisors LP now owns 191,501 shares of the company's stock worth $10,490,000 after buying an addition...

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President Trump Vows Continued Fight for Freedom

The full sentence stipulates that "A well regulated militia being necessary to the security of a free state , the right of the people to keep and bear arms shall not be infringed". Trump also used th...

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Google (NASDAQ:GOOGL) Reports 29% Increase in Profit

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 advertis...

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21st Century Fox in talks to buy television station group Tribune Media

21st Century Fox in talks to buy television station group Tribune Media

Blackstone could not be reached for comment. The two would reportedly form a joint venture for the deal, with Blackstone's cash and Fox's owned-and-operated stations. The bid would mark an offe...

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Facebook F8, day 1: Facebook goes all in on AR and VR

Facebook highlighted that at F8 with a focus on Facebook Spaces , which is a new VR app where users can get together in an interactive virtual environment. To create an avatar, Facebook pulls a pi...

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5 reasons Trump is cheesed off about Canada

5 reasons Trump is cheesed off about Canada

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau (left) walks down the West Wing colonnade with US President Donald Trump at the White House in Washington February 13, 2017. Trump's ratcheted-up rhetoric and ac...

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Le Pen sees French presidential vote 'surprise'

Le Pen sees French presidential vote 'surprise'

France must reject Le Pen, again. "Faced with the risks that a Le Pen victory could bring about, hiding or taking refuge in indifference will not work". Macron is campaigning on a centrist platform ...

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Trump's gyrations on NAFTA cause a flurry of head-scratching

Trump responded with a hand-written note thanking Brown for the "great letter" and saying, "I will never let our workers down". In the other way, I like them - a lot, both of them. "That's not somethi...

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Theresa May criticised over snap general elections

Theresa May criticised over snap general elections

With Mrs May needing the support of 434 MPs - two thirds of all seats in the House of Commons - some 522 voted for the early election , with just 13 against. Jeremy Corbyn, leader of the Labour Party...

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Go, Ajit, Go - Get The Government's Boot Off The Internet

Federal Communications Chairman Ajit Pai has not wavered on his stance that his Democratic predecessor erred when adopting net neutrality rules under the previous administration. Pai and Republican co...

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Trump's First GDP Report Highlights Lackluster Growth

Trump's First GDP Report Highlights Lackluster Growth

This "advance" estimate showed the US economy with its slowest growth since the first quarter of 2014. He said his program of tax cuts for individuals and businesses, deregulation and tougher enforcem...

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Increases AstraZeneca plc (AZN) Price Target to GBX 4500

Increases AstraZeneca plc (AZN) Price Target to GBX 4500

The firm's market capitalization is GBX 898.97 million. It manages its business geographically in two divisions: North America, which includes the United States and Canada, and worldwide, which includ...

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Trump wants South Korea to pay $1 billion for missile system

Trump wants South Korea to pay $1 billion for missile system

When asked if a new nuclear test by Pyongyang would lead to United States military action, Trump said: "I don't know". President Donald Trump said on Twitter, "North Korea disrespected the wishes of...

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Rashford 'deceived the referee' to win penalty

Rashford 'deceived the referee' to win penalty

Mourinho also lost Eric Bailly to injury against Swansea and could now face the prospect of guiding United through their game against Celta with no specialist central defenders. That decision came a...

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UK government says Scottish Brexit proposal could disrupt trade

MOST voters north of the Border back independence, according to a Panelbase poll . "Only by backing Scottish Labour can voters send Nicola Sturgeon a message that they do not want a divisive second...

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Deal reached on funding government through Sept.

Deal reached on funding government through Sept.

The draft budget rejects President Donald Trump's much-vaunted border wall, while giving him $15 billion to boost military spending and $1.5 billion for other border security measures, the aides who r...

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Trump tax cuts are not 'the biggest' ever

Chief executive officers are keeping their fingers crossed that the skeletal details offered up by President Donald Trump's administration Wednesday will turn into a concrete proposal to slash the cor...

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Oil prices up for 3rd straight week

On the New York Mercantile Exchange, West Texas Intermediate futures were trading up 0.8% at $51.25 a barrel. Opec exempted Nigeria and Libya previous year from cutting production, due to their inte...

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Alphabet (GOOGL) Rallies on Q1 Earnings Beat, Solid Ad Sales

Chief financial officer Ruth Porat said: "Our excellent results represent a terrific start to 2017". "We clearly continue to benefit from our ongoing investments in product innovation and have gre...

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