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Appeals court to hear arguments on Trump's travel ban

Appeals court to hear arguments on Trump's travel ban

But Yates said that the OLC looks purely at the face of the document and not beyond, such as on a fundamental issue like religious freedom. The president's "power over immigration must be exercise...

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Buffett: GOP Health Care Bill a Tax Cut for the Rich

Berkshire voted its near 10% stake in favour of the board at the bank's AGM on April 25 and prevented stunning no votes against the board from disaffected shareholders of all sizes. Earlier this week,...

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United, passenger dragged from plane reach settlement

United, passenger dragged from plane reach settlement

David Dao. The airline will now offer passengers up to $10,000 to give up their spot, should the flight be overbooked-a practice United also said it would keep to a minimum. Earlier, United Airline...

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Brokers Issue New Targets On Discovery Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCA)

Brokers Issue New Targets On Discovery Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCA)

Credit Agricole S A now owns 584,315 shares of the company's stock valued at $15,647,000 after buying an additional 534,030 shares during the last quarter. the EPS stands at 0.52 for the previous quar...

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April Jobs Report: 211000 Jobs Added, Unemployment At 4.4 Percent

The unemployment rate for April edged down to 4.4% from the prior month's 4.5% reading. While the national unemployment rate of 4.4% marks almost a full return to pre-crisis levels, unemployment in ...

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14 million American jobs are on the line — Messing with NAFTA

14 million American jobs are on the line — Messing with NAFTA

But that threat from Trump understated the complexity of cancelling NAFTA. The mere rumour of it happening this week, floated by the White House, shaved nearly two per cent off the Mexican peso and ...

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China's first homemade passenger plane makes maiden flight

The first C919 will mainly test the flying conditions, the onboard equipment and the landing gear, while the second or No.102 jet will be tested mainly on the engine and fuel systems, said Mao Wei, di...

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Oil Prices Turn Corner After WTI Dips Below $45

Brent futures gained 72 cents, or 1.5 percent, to settle at $49.10 a barrel, while U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude climbed 70 cents, or 1.5 percent, to close at $46.22 per barrel. The prices repre...

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Amid protests, Well Fargo board of directors reelected

Amid protests, Well Fargo board of directors reelected

The other three received 99% approval, and were the most recent additions: Sloan, who was named CEO in October after the scandal erupted, as well as Ronald Sargent and Karen Peetz, who were newly elec...

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US Treasury secretary says to cut corporate tax rate to 15 percent

US Treasury secretary says to cut corporate tax rate to 15 percent

As per an analyst , "there is approximately $1.2 trillion held overseas that can't be brought back to the US without getting hit with the 35 percent corporate tax rate". Cuomo, speaking in late March...

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IN congressman says injured United passenger shouldn't have resisted

IN congressman says injured United passenger shouldn't have resisted

House Transportation Committee Chairman Bill Shuster, R-Pa., said "there's something clearly broken when passengers have been treated the way they have", and he warned that if airlines to not take s...

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President Xi sends congratulatory message to Macron

Late on Friday, 1-1/2 days before polls opened , Macron's campaign said it had been the target of a massive computer hack that dumped internal campaign emails online. Germany's foreign minister, Si...

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Oil rebounds, as OPEC talks up cutting supply into 2018

Said Mr Ole Sloth Hansen, head of commodity strategy at Saxo Bank in Copenhagen: "Saudi and Russia's main objective is once again to buy some time in the strong belief that hard data is about to turn ...

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Oil prices edge up in anticipation of extended crude output cut

The over 14,000 August $39 puts that changed hands is nearly 20 times the number of contracts previously outstanding for the bearish option, and it reflects the "crescendo of negativity" influencing t...

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Plug Power Inc. (NASDAQ:PLUG) Sees Volume Pop in Session

Plug Power Inc. (NASDAQ:PLUG) Sees Volume Pop in Session

Cowen and Company set a $3.00 price objective on Plug Power and gave the company a buy rating in a research note on Thursday, April 6th. HC Wainwright set a $4.00 price objective on shares of Plug ...

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Buffett refuses to reveal his successor at Berkshire Hathaway AGM

Most notably, the plan would repeal Obamacare's tax hikes on wages and investments for high-income households. However, he said the USA must do more to help Americans who lose their jobs to overseas...

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California family with 2 toddlers booted from Delta flight

California family with 2 toddlers booted from Delta flight

However, after they boarded, airline agents told the family that the 2-year-old had to give up the seat for another passenger because the ticket was not in his name. "With him being two he can not sit...

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Warren Buffett says people who lose their jobs have become 'roadkill'

Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway's chairman and chief executive, said here Saturday that free trade is beneficial to Americans, but the government should also make policies to take care of displaced...

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Perdue makes changes to school lunches

Perdue makes changes to school lunches

Around thirty parents with nothing better to do protested Perdue's announcement at Catoctin Elementary School in Leesburg, Va, chanting "healthy kids, healthy food", and one yelled "Give a damn!" as a...

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Alphabet exceeds expectations as the 'dominant force in digital advertising'

Other Bets revenue was up for the quarter, however that segment of the company continues to report operating loss, which Alphabet revealed was 855 million dollars (£662m) for the quarter. Alphabet I...

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US, ASEAN agree on need for full implementation of NK sanctions

US, ASEAN agree on need for full implementation of NK sanctions

Over the last two decades, he said, Washington had "lost track" of whether post-Cold War alliances were still serving US interests. Since US President Donald Trump was sworn in January 20, North ...

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Asean summit ends in uncertainty

Laos, Thailand, Cambodia and Myanmar, countries with no stake in the South China Sea, have already courted Beijing for investment and arms with the understanding that it would need to vote Beijing's w...

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Chaos at Florida airport after Spirit flights canceled

Twitter user Jose Rodriguez has posted a video that allegedly shows the scene at the Spirit Airlines counter after the flights were canceled. Sorry buddy, but as late Monday night news reports out o...

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U.K. Retail Sales Rise in April on Easter Spending Boost

U.K. Retail Sales Rise in April on Easter Spending Boost

Over the three months to April, food sales were up by 2.4 per cent from a year earlier, while non-food retail rose by 0.3 per cent. Online sales of non-food products were up by 8.2 per cent over the s...

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Coach's bling fling, will spend $2.4B on Kate Spade

Selena Gomez was also brought in as the new face of the brand after singing a deal rumored to be worth $10 million. The merger also may help remedy the handbag industry's broader woes. Coach said i...

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Brokerages Anticipate Wells Fargo & Co (WFC) to Post $1.04 EPS

It has outperformed by 17.32% the S&P500. Five analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, thirteen have issued a hold rating, sixteen have assigned a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy ...

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Carrizo Oil & Gas Inc. (CRZO) closed its previous trading session at $25.18

Carrizo Oil & Gas Inc. (CRZO) closed its previous trading session at $25.18

The volume of the particular stock is the shares bought and sold in a single trading day. 26 analysts on average are expecting Carrizo Oil & Gas Inc.to report earnings of $0.25 per share for the cur...

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Sinclair Broadcast Group to Acquire Tribune

Expect to see some familiar faces in the Fox 61 WTIC newsroom leaving the Hartford-New Haven market if Sinclair Broadcasting's $3.9 billion acquisition of Tribune Media Co. Adding Tribune's statio...

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British PM Theresa May passes first big test of 'tough Brexit' strategy

British PM Theresa May passes first big test of 'tough Brexit' strategy

The view was echoed by opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn, who said he looked forward to working with Macron while also expressing relief at the results. He told Radio 4's Today programme: "Wh...

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Comac's C919 Airliner Takes Flight from Shanghai

Made by the Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China (Comac), the 168-seat C919 is roughly the same size as Airbus's A320 and Boeing's 737-800, which are the most popular airliners in the world. With ...

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Starbucks Expands Loyalty Program at Grocery Stores

Starbucks Expands Loyalty Program at Grocery Stores

About 20 shares traded. It has underperformed by 3.51% the S&P500. In the latest quarter, SBUX opened 427 new stores all over the world and the company plans to increase the number in the following qu...

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ICC Champions Trophy: Rahul Dravid, Sachin Tendulkar say leave money, play cricket

ICC Champions Trophy: Rahul Dravid, Sachin Tendulkar say leave money, play cricket

However Kuldeep Yadav, Rishabh Pant , Suresh Raina , Dinesh Karthik and Shardul Thakur , have been put on standby, the ANI report said further. They were there even in 2013 and will have an integral ...

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Lawmakers to airlines: Improve service or Congress steps in

United Airlines Inc UAL .N executives faced harsh criticism from US lawmakers that demanded answers on Tuesday following the forcible removal of a passenger from an overbooked flight in April, with t...

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Facebook down: social media giant crashes in Australia

Facebook down: social media giant crashes in Australia

An "error" message is appearing for thousands of users stating: 'Sorry, something went wrong. Frustrated users have taken to other social media platforms to voice their frustrations with users comme...

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Princess Charlotte Turns 2, Royal Family Releases Photo

Princess Charlotte Turns 2, Royal Family Releases Photo

In a statement, the palace says: "The Duke and Duchess are very happy to share this photo as they celebrate Charlotte's second birthday". The Duke and Duchess are very pleased to share this ph...

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