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Turkey's main opposition calls for annulment of referendum

The vote introduces a raft of constitutional changes that mean Turkey's parliamentary democracy can be replaced with an executive presidency. Aksünger thinks there should be a recount of 60% of the votes. What's in the new constitution? Erdogan says the presidential system will ensure the country no longer risks having weak government. As a result of the referendum result, the president will have a maximum of two five-year terms and can directly appoint ministers and several ...

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Tesla Seeks Independent Board Members, Announcement Coming 'Soon'

In a Monday letter, the group prodded Tesla to grow up and improve its governance, which got blasted previous year when Musk pushed through a merger between Tesla and SolarCity, a money-losing solar-panel company founded by Musk's cousin.

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FDA stuns Eli-Lilly, Incyte by rejecting rheumatoid arthritis drug

Of course, more trials will increase the time and money that the companies will have to spend on baricitinib before its approval. "We are disappointed with this action". In December 2009, Lilly and Incyte announced an exclusive worldwide license and collaboration agreement for the development and commercialization of baricitinib and certain follow-on compounds for patients with inflammatory and autoimmune diseases.

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Pradhan may be BJP's CM face for Odisha

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who arrived here on Monday on a two-day visit to his home state Gujarat, will have a packed schedule tomorrow with the inauguration of a series of projects. The Prime Minister told party workers to stick to "positive approach". On the resolution adopted at the BJP National Executive meeting on according constitutional status to OBC Commission, the Odisha Congress chief said the BJP was now doing politics in the name of caste.

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Tesla's Model S 100D Nails EPA Ratings As Claimed!

The Elektrek report says that Tesla also added the formerly $1,500 all glass roof option as standard equipment in the Model S, as well as the previously optional automatic rear power liftgate. Second, while Tesla's overall vehicle sales have continued to climb, rising sales recently have primarily been driven by Tesla's newer Model X SUV; a lower price for Model S, therefore, could help Tesla either prevent a decline in Model S demand or possibly even catalyze higher demand for the sedan.

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Gorsuch thanks Trump as he takes oath as Supreme Court justice

Senate Democrats were still fuming over the treatment of Garland and threatened to filibuster Gorsuch's confirmation last week. "I will do all my powers permit to be a faithful servant of the Constitution and laws of this great nation", he said.

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Stock in Action: Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA)

The legal version of this report can be accessed at https://www.com-unik.info/2017/04/13/edge-wealth-management-llc-has-141000-position-in-alibaba-group-holding-ltd-baba.html. The stock's price switched up 2.72% 20-Days Simple Moving Average, added 5.77% from 50-Days Simple Moving Average and rose 14.19% from 200 Days Simple Moving Average.

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Rally planned outside United terminal as fallout from video continues

A passenger who was filmed being dragged screaming from a United Airlines flight has told a TV station he is not doing well. If he does file suit, either against United or the Chicago authorities who manhandled him, he has a good case, legal experts say.

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Brighton seal Premier League promotion for first time in their history

But Butterfield's goal ensured a point for the Rams and meant Brighton are guaranteed to finish in the top two. There was a lot of love for former Ireland worldwide Chris Hughton on Twitter on Monday evening. Mathematically Chris Hughton's men still need four points to clinch promotion but victory against the Latics would effectively seal it due to their huge goal difference advantage over third-placed Huddersfield.

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Erdogan says he had to fight powerful nations

Not only the result will give him new powers as the country's head of state, but will also extend his influence over the judiciary making him dominant over the Parliament. But after voting was under way, the board said it would accept unstamped ballots "unless they are proven to have been brought from outside". "The Supreme Election Board has changed the rules of the vote", said Bulent Tezcan, another CHP deputy chairman.

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Delta making it more lucrative for passengers bumped from their flight

Delta Air Lines is moving to make it easier to find customers willing to give up their seats. He said the staff had first asked for volunteers to get off the plane and offered $1,000 in compensation, but when no one volunteered they approached individual passengers to deny them boarding.

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UN Security Council to Vote Wednesday on Syria Gas Attack Probe

The United States, NATO's most powerful member, spends more on defense than all the others combined - 3.61 percent of GDP in 2016, according to NATO estimates. President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday trust had eroded between the two countries under President Donald Trump, as Moscow delivered an unusually hostile reception to Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in a face-off over Syria.

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Airlines are reviewing policies to compensate customers bumped from flights

United Airlines is now under vast scrutiny after a video of a passenger being dragged, bloodied and screaming, off a flight on Sunday went viral. The carrier said it has imposed a cut-off time of 60 minutes before departure for all bookings of flight crews on its own planes.

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Asian shares, won move south on worries over North Korea

The dollar index, which tracks the US unit against a basket of six rival currencies, steadied at 100.560.DXY, flat on the day but down 0.6 percent for the week. Gold gained 0.7 percent to hit a five-month high. Trump's national security adviser said on Sunday that the United States, its allies and China are working together on a range of responses to North Korea.

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North Korea army vows 'merciless' response to US provocation

State TV showed North Korea's Pukkuksong submarine-launched ballistic missiles (SLBM) on parade with tanks and other heavy machinery in front of Kim Jong Un. The isolated country is now preparing a military parade in honor of 105th birthday of the country's founder Kim Il-Sung on Saturday. While the two missile canisters appeared to accommodate missiles larger than any the country has publicly displayed, they were empty but insinuated North Korea's intentions to build larger ICBMs.

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Encana Corp ECA (NYSE:ECA) Issued With 'Buy' Rating At Canaccord Genuity

The stock of Encana Corp (USA) (NYSE:ECA) is a huge mover today! The Relative Volume value measured for Encana Corporation (ECA ) is 0.68. The highest EPS estimate is $0.08 and the lowest is $0.03. Over the last ninety days, insiders have acquired 29,700 shares of company stock valued at $314,709. Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the stock.

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Man dragged off United flight has concussion, will file suit, lawyer says

Sometimes it happens because the airline needs room for employees who are commuting to work on another flight — that's what happened Sunday on United Express. Dao "has no interest in ever seeing an airplane again" and will likely take a auto home to Kentucky, the attorney said, adding that his client has "absolutely zippo" memory of the incident.

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Nintendo Sold More Copies of Zelda Than Switch Consoles

Nintendo Switch has been the top selling console in North America throughout the month of March, according to official NPD Group data. However, it's still a speculation but the latest developments suggest that the game is set to launch on Nintendo Switch after it's release on Nintendo Wii U.

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Arconic CEO Klaus Kleinfeld steps down

Arconic's stock price has jumped on the news, rising about $1 in value from $26 per share at the start of Monday morning, according to Markets Insider data . Elliott has said that Lawson should be a leading candidate for the top job at Arconic . Arconic had said the Elliott campaign was more about asserting influence than bettering governance.

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Trump downplays demands for personal tax details

There are several theories attempting to explain Trump's obstinacy about refusing to release his tax returns, but ultimately it still remains a mystery. More than a dozen people were arrested in Berkeley, Calif., over the weekend after violent clashes erupted in the streets between pro-Trump and anti-Trump groups.

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Pennsylvania-based teen retailer Rue 21 closing 400 stores

Rue21, which sells clothing geared toward teenagers, is based in Pennsylvania, just north of Pittsburg. Among the stores closing are four New Jersey locations: Livingston Mall in Livingston, Hamilton Mall in Mays Landing, Jersey Shore Premium Outlets in Tinton Falls and Ocean County Mall in Toms River.

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Sensex down by 88 points on global weakness

Broader markets outperformed the key indices. Overseas, Asian markets ended mixed as the crisis in Russian Federation and Syria and heightened tensions between the USA and North Korea hurt investor sentiment. Japanese financial services major Nomura in its report said India's current account deficit (CAD) may widen to 1.6 per cent of GDP this year, which added to nervousness, traders said.

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President Trump officially signs resolution to overturn FCC Internet privacy rules

The bill had been approved by the House and Senate. AT&T and Verizon are the biggest internet providers. Critics have argued that the rule would stifle innovation and pick winners and losers among internet companies. Tom Wheeler, former chairman of the FCC, took an aggressive approach to protecting consumers through privacy rules. The Electronic Frontier Foundation was one of many groups to fight against the repeal, and in a blog post Monday, policy analyst Kate Tummarello said ...

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Investors call for Tesla changes. Musk tells them to buy Ford

At $35,000, the new electric vehicle will cost less than the Model S and Model X. We can also expect a convertible from Tesla eventually, and we will be getting the final details on the Model 3 this July. Autolist also found that the listing prices of the Model Ss were between 3% and 5% above their peer group average for the past year, when adjusted for price differences between the cars.

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Trump Eliminates Obama-Era Rule That Protects Americans' Internet Privacy

President of the United States, Donald Trump, has repealed the landmark internet privacy rule that protected the internet users from what the internet providers (IPs) could do with the customers' private information, such as selling them to the Government.

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Man stung by scorpion on United Airlines flight

The crew was needed in Louisville to operate a later flight. This is one of our initial steps in a review of our policies in order to deliver the best customer experience, ' CNN quoted United spokesperson Maggie Schmerin as saying. "What we saw happen this past week was a major failure, but it shouldn't indict the entire practice of overbooking", Harteveldt said. "Frequently, the people who benefit the most from overbooking are the last few people to buy, The ones who are not able to ...

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F1 gossip: Hamilton, Bottas, Ricciardo, Raikkonen

The three-time world champion said the penalty was a setback, but that his Mercedes may not have been fast enough to overhaul the triumphant Ferrari of Sebastian Vettel . Raikkonen was soon picked off and Hamilton's second stop - which also included a five-second penalty for earlier holding up Ricciardo in the pit lane - allowed Vettel to re-take the lead.

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After outrage over removal of passenger, United Airlines shares plunge

Who's on that list depends on some factors required by law, some factors required by the airline and some factors related to the airline's efforts to keep its best customers happy. Generally there are enough empty seats or volunteers to make up for overbooking situations. Fearns and the airline then compromised and moved the 59-year-year down to economy class.

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Videos from United Airlines Flight Incident May Violate Rules

United Airlines will no longer allow crew members to displace passengers who are already seated on a plane. However, procedure specified by aviation watchdog Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) seeks to ensure that people are unlikely to be taken out of the plane like David Dao, the passenger on the United Airlines flight.

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Severn Trent Plc (SVTRF) Reviewed By Analysts

As per Monday, May 2, the company rating was maintained by Leerink Swann. Deutsche Bank maintained it with "Buy" rating and GBX 775 target in Thursday, January 26 report. Bankshares Of Ny Mellon reported 46,027 shares. Davy Research maintained Mondi Plc (LON:MNDI) on Friday, January 29 with "Outperform" rating. The stock was purchased at an average cost of GBX 28 ($0.35) per share, with a total value of £28,000 ($34,769.65).

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Boris Johnson 'dismayed' at Russian veto of United Nations resolution

Celebrating a miraculous victory on election night in 2016, Putin and his friends are now left missing Trump's predecessor. Russian Federation is a major ally of Assad, with troops stationed in the country, and the USA has suggested Russian Federation may have known about the chemical attack in advance.

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United passenger launches legal action over forceful removal

United spokesperson Maddie King said in a statement to Fox News the airline "will be providing full compensation for the price of their ticket for all passengers on United Flight 3411". The video showed a disturbing scene of Dao being yanked from his seat and dragged off the plane with blood on his face. "You saw us at a bad moment and it can never and will never happen again on a United Airlines flight and that's my promise", Mr Munoz told Good Morning America .

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United passenger dragged off flight set to take legal action

According to an ABC Australia report , the recent statement directly addresses the apology to the passenger who was forcibly removed and to the other passengers as well. "I was anxious about what a physical altercation would entail with us sitting directly behind him and if the officers were armed in a tiny, confined space", she said.

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Iconic New York statues at loggerheads

The "fearless girl" statue will continue to face off against the Wall Street charging bull despite the bull sculptor's threat to pursue legal measures to get rid of the competing artwork, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio says. The 3.2 tonne Charging Bull originally appeared as guerrilla art, installed unofficially in front of the New York Stock Exchange by Di Modica in 1989.

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Oil slides as US pumps more, but OPEC and North Korea loom

A day earlier, before the break wrapped up most key markets, it ended up 3 cents at $55.89 per barrel. Brent for June settlement dropped as much as 58 cents, or 1 per cent, to US$55.31 a barrel on the London-based ICE Futures Europe exchange.


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