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As Advertisers Flee, Bill O'Reilly Goes On Vacation

The New York Times reported earlier this month that O'Reilly and Fox paid about $13 million in settlements to five women who accused O'Reilly of sexual harassment or verbal abuse over more than a decade. Has Bill O'Reilly hosted his last show for the Fox News Channel? Walsh, represented by attorney Lisa Bloom , made the call and posted the video to YouTube.

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2 more officers placed on leave after passenger dragged off United flight

Joya Griffin Cummings was seated in the row behind Dao and recorded video of the moments before the doctor was dragged out of his seat. The incident that followed - in which Dr Dao is dragged from his seat by police officers obtaining injuries to his face - has made worldwide headlines.

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Saudi crown prince discusses enhancing bilateral ties with May

United Kingdom military trainers will be sent to Jordan to help the nation's air force in the fight against Islamic State, Theresa May will announce during a visit to the Middle East. Hundreds of those airstrikes have targeted schools, hospitals, wedding parties and funerals where hundreds of civilians were killed in what aid groups, including the United Nations, have said could amount to war crimes.

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Wells Fargo chair: Shareholders 'benefited greatly' from ex-CEO Stumpf's leadership'

Wells Fargo took back another US$75 million (S$105.3 million) in pay from two former senior executives who played key roles in the U.S. bank's fake accounts scandal, its board has announced. Under Stumpf , Wells operated in a decentralized fashion, with executives of each of the businesses running their divisions nearly like separate companies.

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Fastenal Company (FAST) Earns News Sentiment Score of 0.11

Morgan Stanley increased its stake in Fastenal Company by 34.6% in the third quarter. Investors should note that the recent earnings estimate for FAST has been moving upward in the last 30 days. WARNING: " Fastenal Company (FAST) Earns News Sentiment Score of 0.11" was first posted by Markets Daily and is the sole property of of Markets Daily.

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City's unemployment rate 7.7 per cent

Bureau of Labor Statistics. Overall, the US added 98,000 jobs in March compared with a revised 219,000-job gain the previous month. The unemployment rate has not been this low since May of 2007, almost a decade ago. Government payrolls increased 9,000 as state and local government hiring offset a 1,000 drop in federal jobs. "Over the month, employment growth occurred in professional and business services (+56,000) and in mining (+11,000), while retail trade lost jobs (-30,000)", the BLS ...

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ISPs: We Care About Your Privacy (Pinky Swear!)

Earlier this week, the US House of Representatives, following the lead of the Senate, passed legislation to overturn rules issued past year by the Federal Communications Commission. Republicans-dominated Congress approved the rollback of the rules on 28th of March in a 215-205 vote. Comcast , AT&T , and Verizon have all recently announced that they will not sell their customers' web browsing data to other companies.

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United Airlines CEO won't resign

He said the world caught United at a bad moment and that it would never happen again. The Elizabethtown man has engaged a legal team and a lawsuit against United Airlines is expected. In defense of Dao, Cummings noted that Dao, also from Kentucky, "was no more "irate or belligerent " than any tired passenger after a long day of travel would be".

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How Trump defused West Wing feud - for now

The crisis in Syria sharpened Trump's desire to reduce the infighting and he is expected to make some staffing decisions soon, the Journal said, citing a senior administration official. Trump's administration faced a major worldwide test this past week when the president ordered a missile strike on an air field controlled by forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar Assad after a chemical weapon attack against Syrians.

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Iran's Rouhani says Trump abetting Syria 'terrorists' with missile strike

However in a statement , Mr Johnson said: "Developments in Syria have changed the situation fundamentally". But his administration ultimately insisted on diplomacy over force and instead came to a highly criticized deal with Russian Federation that aimed to destroy Syria's chemical weapon stockpile.

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US wildlife conservationists sue over proposed Mexico border wall

The environmental group says its suit is the first specifically against the border wall since President Donald Trump issued an executive order in January authorizing its construction, The Hill reported. "We are considering proposals on a design and we will make a decision very soon", he added. Greens have always been concerned that a border wall or fence would destroy habitats and cut off migration routes for the species that live near the United States-Mexico border.

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Missouri girl throws an extra crappy birthday party

Rebecca , the mother, said her daughter, Audrey , simply replied "poop". Audrey wanted an all-encompassing theme... the glorious theme of poop. Mom Rebecca told the Huffington Post that Audrey simply did not want anything but a scatological soiree, and after trying to dissuade her, she and her husband made a decision to "embrace the weird" and gave in.

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Trump reverses position, says North Atlantic Treaty Organisation is 'no longer obsolete'

During a joint press conference with NATO Secretary General Stoltenberg, Trump said NATO "is no longer obsolete" because it has adapted to focus on handling the threat of terror. When conservative radio and television personality and Trump supporter Laura Ingraham shared The Washington Post headline with her 1.4 million followers, they were eager to react to some of the news the president made on Wednesday.

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China's exports accelerate in March, import growth moderates

The customs data also showed China's trade surplus with the United States in the first quarter was $49.6 billion, compared with $50.57 billion surplus a year ago. China's exports to the USA rose 19.7 percent in March on-year, while imports from the US rose 15.1 percent. China's first-quarter trade surplus was US$65.61 billion.

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Haven trades fade as yen, treasuries erase gains: Markets wrap

In late-morning trades, the benchmark Nikkei 225 Index is losing 219.03 points or 1.17 percent to 18,528.84, off a low of 18,460.59 earlier. ENERGY: Benchmark crude oil rose 1 cent to $53.09 a barrel in electronic trading on the New York Mercantile Exchange.

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Dim hope for Trump-Russia rapport as Tillerson visits Moscow

But any expectations of an easy rapport have crashed into reality as the two countries trade escalating accusations over what happened last week in rebel-held territory in northern Syria. "No", Trump said in the interview, which aired Wednesday in the U.S. After the talks, Tillerson warned "there is a low level of trust between our two countries".

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Russia vetoes UN resolution to condemn Syria chemical attack

The chief dispute concerned the Syrian government or opposition's culpability for a chemical weapons attack that killed more than 80 people in Syria last week, though broader disagreements over everything from Ukraine to Russia's support for once-fringe candidates in European elections are among other sore points between the former Cold War foes.

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US envoy Tillerson meets with Putin in Moscow

How do you know that?" he added". He says both countries have agreed that their lines of communications must stay open. Mr Lavrov admitted relations between the two nations "are not the most calm" and some issues were "time bombs" inherited from the Obama administration.

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Wake's John Collins to remain in NBA draft

Collins will hire an agent and declare for the 2017 NBA Draft , ESPN's Jeff Goodman reports. "This was a significant decision for my family and me", Collins said in a release from GU. Collins was at his best in the national semifinals against SC when he was dominant on both ends of the floor. In Gonzaga's victory over SC to advance to the national title game, Collins scored 14 points, grabbed 13 rebounds and blocked six shots.

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CEO issues new apology over passenger removal

Oscar Munoz was lambasted for appearing to blame Dao, who was apparently knocked unconscious and then dragged down the aisle with his mouth bloodied, as other passengers pleaded for security staff to stop. Elizabethtown Doctor David Dao refused to leave the plane. He maintained United employees followed established procedures in dealing with the situation.

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Wells Fargo Takes Back $75 Million From Former Executives For Scandal

He has apologized in the past for not being more vigilant, even as he insisted most employees behave ethically. Many current and former employees have talked of intense and constant pressure from managers to sell and open accounts, and some said it pushed them into unethical behaviour.

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Champions League: Storybook Leicester City ready for hardened Atletico Madrid

Only a converted penalty from Antoine Griezmann separated the teams, one that the Frenchman earned after a speedy counter that ended with him brought down very close to the area by Marc Albrighton. 'We all became Leicester fans for what they did last season was incredible, ' said the Atletico Madrid striker. Atletico is high on confidence going into this match, after securing a win against Sevilla and a draw against Real Madrid in the recent past.

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United States stock indexes edge higher in early trading; oil rises

Energy stocks also rose as crude oil prices headed higher. Trading was subdued as investors looked ahead to the long Easter holiday weekend and kept an eye on geopolitical tensions. The WSJ Dollar Index fell 0.3% after President Donald Trump told the Wall Street Journal in an interview that the dollar "is getting too strong". Among metals, gold finished down $3.40 at $1,253.90.

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Clock starts ticking for jewellery retailers to publish gender pay gap data

The NWLC details that the lifetime losses due to the wage gap in Missouri totals over $600,000 for black women and almost $750,000 for Latina women. Employers will also have to publish the proportion of male and proportion of female employees that received a bonus during the year.

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Trump Rebukes Putin for Backing 'Animal' Assad

But he said it was an open question where relations go from here. "It's not easy to get clarifications on the current as well as prospective issues because of that", Lavrov said. Erdogan has previously called on Russian Federation to abandon its support for Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad and cooperate with the United States in Syria .

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Real Madrid security beefed up after Dortmund blast

Real defender Sergio Ramos had the ball in the Bayern net with time running out, but the goal was ruled offside but the Spaniards have the upper hand for the second leg at home next Tuesday. We showed patience and we showed the willingness to get the right result. His laid-back approach has also coaxed the best from veteran wingers Arjen Robben and Franck Ribery, both in devastating form against Dortmund.

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Vidal: 'Bayern-Juve in the Final'

Bayern and Real both cancelled each other out in the early stages with both teams limited to long range efforts. "We could have been 2-0 down at half-time, which could have changed the match, but we managed to show some patience and get the equaliser", said Zidane.

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April 4 is 'Equal Pay Day for Women'

Tuesday is national equal pay day , and women in Pinellas County are using the day as a lunching point to push for change. Compared to other minorities, Latina women get paid the least for equal work. Because women earn less on average, they must work longer for the same pay. OH ranks 42nd among states and D.C. for gender wage inequity, and two state lawmakers are hoping new legislation amplifies conversations about closing the pay gap.

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US, Mexico and Canada to make joint bid for 2026 World Cup

It was also confirmed by Gulati that any potential tournament would be hosted in the US from the quarterfinal stage onwards, thus meaning the World Cup final would take place in the United States of America. "It is normal to be insatiable, but we are the home side in many cities in the United States ", said Cantu in an interview with ESPN's Sportscenter .

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Minnesota senators press United Airlines about passenger dragged from plane

One officer was placed on leave Monday, one day after the incident. United says all customers on flight 3411, where a man was dragged off, are receiving compensation for the cost of their tickets. Dao was on a full jet at O'Hare Airport that was scheduled to fly to Louisville, Kentucky, on Sunday night when he and three other passengers were ordered off to make room for some employees of a partner airline.

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Stock Rating Report: Western Digital Corporation (WDC)

Iridian Asset Management LLC CT now owns 1,611,046 shares of the data storage provider's stock worth $109,471,000 after buying an additional 1,599,591 shares during the last quarter. boosted its stake in shares of The Western Union Company by 3.6% in the third quarter. The firm's stock has a market capitalization of $24.47 bln. The firm has a 50 day moving average price of $78.30 and a 200 day moving average price of $68.86.

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US and Russia agree on Syria probe

According to President Trump, he was deeply disturbed by video footage of dying children that came out of Syria in the aftermath of a chemical weapons attack believed to have been ordered by the Syrian government. President Trump, in an interview with Fox Business Network that aired Wednesday morning, called Syrian President Bashar Assad "an animal" and "a butcher," adding that Russian Federation was mistaken for defending the strongman.

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Putin says "outside entities" planning more strikes on Syria

Russian Federation has insisted it was Syrian rebels - Assad's forces - that were responsible for the chemical weapons. The news conference came after Russian President Vladimir Putin met the top American diplomat for nearly two hours to see if they could rescue relations between the world's mightiest military powers.

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GST rates to be out closer to rollout date

Jammu and Kashmir is the only state in the country with powers to tax services. The Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council will be holding its 13 meeting in New Delhi on Friday to review the progress made till date and the action plan for the planned rollout from July 1.

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Putin slams Trump ties as top diplomats spar on Syria

Tillerson kept to more calibrated remarks, saying his aim was "to further clarify areas of sharp difference so that we can better understand why these differences exist and what the prospects for narrowing those differences may be". And Trump himself - President Trump himself - told FOX Business news about what he thought about further USA involvement in Syria. "And of course, that's not to mention that apart from the statements , we observed very recently the extremely worrying ...


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