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American Airlines pilot dies after medical episode on flight

American Airlines pilot dies after medical episode on flight

Paramedics performed CPR on Mr Grubbs for nearly 40 minutes before he was pronounced dead. Also, two people who were awared with the incident said CPR was performed for 30 to 40 mins before the of...

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Consumers Are Spending and the Economy Performed Better Than Expected

Consumers Are Spending and the Economy Performed Better Than Expected

The Federal Reserve in Atlanta has forecasted that the GDP will rise at an annualized rate of 1% during the 2017 first quarter. The Commerce Department said the stronger than previously estimated ...

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Mobs attack Africans in India after a local boy went missing

Singh said three FIRs had been registered. Police say at least 600 people were involved in the mob violence on Monday in and around Noida, a satellite city to the east of Delhi. On Monday evening, t...

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Oil dips as record USA crude stocks outweigh falling Libya output

Oil dips as record USA crude stocks outweigh falling Libya output

Overnight, crude futures settled higher on Wednesday, after the latest Energy Information Administration (EIA) report showed a smaller than expected rise in US crude stockpiles while output disrupti...

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Analyst Stock Recommendations For Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (SFM), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)

LS Investment Advisors LLC now owns 9,037 shares of the company's stock valued at $187,000 after buying an additional 449 shares during the last quarter. On average, equities analysts anticipate that ...

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NYC Mayor: 'Fearless Girl' statue can stay through February 2018

Now the statue, which depicts a pony-tailed girl in a dress defiantly looking up at the bull, will remain at her post until February 2018, NY politicians announced at a press conference on Monday. I...

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Trump announces challenge to Obama-era fuel standards

Trump announces challenge to Obama-era fuel standards

Under the 2012 agreement with the industry, the EPA was given until April 2018 to decide whether the standards were feasible under a "midterm review ", but the agency moved up its decision to a week...

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Self-driving vehicle crash comes amid debate about regulations

The US Uber auto reservation service will release its autonomous cars after their withdrawal on Saturday, following an accident involving one of these vehicles in Arizona, the group said on Monday...

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Farm loan waivers upset credit discipline: SBI Chairman

Farm loan waivers upset credit discipline: SBI Chairman

BJP in its election campaign for UP promised, if voted to power, to bring in a loan waiver scheme for farmers. The senior Congress leader said he has described Bhattacharyas comments as "insulting t...

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Esure Group Plc (LON:ESUR) Receives Neutral Rating From Citigroup Analysts

They now have a GBX 810.00 TP on Unite Group (LON:UTG). Several other research analysts have also recently issued reports on the stock. Market capitalisation for LON:ANTO is £8,396,145,365 GBP. Alde...

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'We already miss you,' EU president Donald Tusk tells Britain

'We already miss you,' EU president Donald Tusk tells Britain

The Government of Ireland said there was "no doubt" future negotiations would be "challenging". "Today we pass the point of no return", he said. "We want to continue to work with our counterparts on...

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Theresa May triggers United Kingdom exit from EU

Theresa May triggers United Kingdom exit from EU

Tusk said the European Union would seek to minimise the cost to European Union citizens and businesses and that Brussels wanted an orderly withdrawal for Britain. Mr Davis rejected claims that Mrs May...

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Committee advances two casino bills

Committee advances two casino bills

Despite Wednesday's vote, members of the General Assembly's Public Safety Committee made it clear the issue is far from settled. "I don't think we need a third casino but I think, I don't think we oug...

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Which insiders are buying Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (BKD)?

It dropped, as 45 investors sold Brookdale Senior Living, Inc. shares while 73 reduced holdings. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA increased its stake in shares of Brookdale Senior Living by 29.0% in the third...

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Trending Stock: Symantec Corporation (SYMC)

This rating was issued on 2/10/17. Barclays PLC initiated coverage on shares of Symantec in a research note on Friday, February 10th. Following the transaction, the executive vice president now owns 2...

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Pravin Gordhan heading to court

Pravin Gordhan and his deputy Mcebisi Jonas were ordered by President Jacob Zuma to return to the country from an investment roadshow in the United Kingdom on Monday, fuelling speculation that Gordh...

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Brexit request can be revoked, draft EU Parliament position paper says

The move triggers a two year period to negotiate the terms of the withdrawal before Britain will leave in late March 2019. Behind the scenes, however, his officials warned there would be no trade-of...

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South Africa's rand, bonds on back foot on fears of Gordhan exit

South Africa's rand, bonds on back foot on fears of Gordhan exit

Zuma has not given a reason for the recall and Mapalia's comments were the first public confirmation that Zuma intends to sack his finance minister. "I don't know if it's true that Gordhan will be ...

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Booker sees 7% rise for full-year same-store sales

Booker sees 7% rise for full-year same-store sales

Non-tobacco same store sales grew by 4.7%, while tobacco sales declined 7.5% due to the tobacco display ban and new plain packaging restrictions. Both convenience store's "performed well" while Book...

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H&M sales grow 7 percent but profits down

H&M sales grow 7 percent but profits down

At the same time, the launch of its new chain, ARKET , is approaching. In the first quarter sales including Value-Added Tax increased to just over 54 billion Swedish krona, an increase of 7 percent...

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Patterson-UTI Energy Announces First Quarter Earnings Conference Call and Webcast

Patterson-UTI Energy Announces First Quarter Earnings Conference Call and Webcast

The company has price to cash ratio of 116.10. PTEN has a 1-year high price of $24.71 and 1-year low price of $10.94. BMO Capital Markets set a $28.00 target price on Patterson-UTI Energy and gave...

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Oil prices firm up, aided by slip in Libyan output

Oil prices firm up, aided by slip in Libyan output

Marketmen said a firm trend in Asia where oil prices surged after the latest Energy Information Administration (EIA) report showed a smaller than expected rise in the U.S. According to the agency, in ...

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Trump Asks for $18B Social Programs Cuts to Fund Racist Wall

Trump Asks for $18B Social Programs Cuts to Fund Racist Wall

A Department of Homeland Security report indicated that the wall would needmore than $21 billion to complete. But Zinke's comments, and the administration's budget proposal seeking billions in USA t...

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Westinghouse files for bankruptcy protection

Westinghouse files for bankruptcy protection

Toshiba is wrestling with a US$6.3bn writedown on its U.S. nuclear business, with Westinghouse having suffered huge cost overruns at two USA projects in Georgia and SC, which are now estimated to co...

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Weather Channel mourns deaths of storm chasers

One tornado that snapped power poles and trees was reported in Texas on Wednesday about 85 miles (140 km) northeast of Houston , the National Weather Service said . Wade and Peek said Williamson c...

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Turn off the lights tonight

The world's biggest environment event focuses on providing support to the earth for a clean energy future. In 2016, millions around the world across 178 countries came together to show support for a...

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Wall Street Bullish On Oil Prices Despite Saudi Warnings

Wall Street Bullish On Oil Prices Despite Saudi Warnings

The post Saudi says "committed" to oil market stability appeared first on The Independent Uganda:. WTI prices, which were already climbing following data showing an unexpected decline in weekly US...

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Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN) Seeing Rampant Activity Today

Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN) Seeing Rampant Activity Today

The company's last traded volume of 10.94 million shares was above it's an average volume of 14.39 million shares. Itau Unibanco Holding S.A. (ITUB) stock price tumbled -0.57% to finalize at $12.21 ...

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United States revives talks of moving Tel Aviv embassy to Jerusalem

That aid was committed by former President Barack Obama under a 10-year memorandum of understanding with Israel, and survived other dramatic cuts to foreign aid and other worldwide programs that Trump...

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A look at latest ruling on Trump administration travel ban

The Attorney General of Hawaii has spoken out about the proposed ban saying it people who live among them should not be "discriminated against or treated like a second class citizen just because they'...

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Sacramento musicians remember rock 'n' roll icon Chuck Berry

Sacramento musicians remember rock 'n' roll icon Chuck Berry

Following news of Chuck Berry's death on Saturday, plenty of fellow musicians shared touching tributes to the rock "n" roll legend on social media. Berry "was a true pioneer of rock "n" roll and a m...

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Westinghouse Electric filing for bankruptcy

Westinghouse Electric filing for bankruptcy

The electric utilities that own two nuclear reactors under construction in SC say they're committed to finishing the project despite the bankruptcy of builder Westinghouse Electric Co. Toshiba (TOSYY...

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Two Cassville storm chasers killed in Texas auto crash

The National Weather Service in Paducah has issued a hazardous weather outlook with an increased risk of severe thunderstorms on Thursday. Roofs and walls were ripped away early Wednesday from homes...

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Trump 1, free trade 0: G20 nations bows to United States pressure

Without mentioning a country by name, he said, "Maybe one or the other important member state needs to get a sense of how worldwide cooperation works". Proponents say technological advances, such as a...

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Republicans try to move past bitterness to tackle US tax reform

When the speaker finished with Young, he spent about 10 minutes in an animated discussion with Rep. Mo Brooks (R-Ala.), one of the bill's most outspoken critics. "There is an opening on infrastructure...

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