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United Will Not Fire Employees Over David Dao Incident

They were told to leave to make room for four United crew members en route to the plane's destination in Louisville, Kentucky, where they were to staff another flight. "A lot of people have ideas and thoughts about how we can make things better, but in that segment, there's been a lot of support", he said. He said that United's forecast for the April-through-June quarter has not changed.

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General election: UK Parliament approves Theresa May's snap vote

They also say that a big victory for May will dilute the influence of those lawmakers pushing for a "hard Brexit" as well as strengthening May's overall negotiating stance. I don't think that this election is about changing the Government. But Labour MP Gisela Stuart, one of the architects of Brexit as co-chair of Vote Leave, said she would be standing down after 20 years as MP for Birmingham Edgbaston.

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UC Berkeley ReInvites Ann Coulter, But There's a Catch

A day after calling off Ann Coulter's upcoming appearance for security reasons, University of California, Berkeley officials backtracked and paved the way for her to speak on campus May 2. Dhillon also spotlighted how the university recently cancelled a planned lecture by conservative author David Horowitz , citing past rioting during a speech by Milo Yiannopoulos.

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We carried out deadly Champs Elysees attack

The Islamic State's Amaq news agency within hours claimed responsibility for the attack "in the heart of Paris", and identified the gunman as Abu Yousif, a Belgian. The man suspected of carrying out the Champs-Elysees attack was detained and freed in February for threatening to kill police. Mr Hollande said: "We shall be of the utmost vigilance, especially in relation to the election".

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Ontario reveals a foreign-homebuyer tax, rent control and more

Finance Minister Bill Morneau said his government was consulted in advance of the move by the Ontario government, which announced a 15-per-cent tax on foreign purchases in the hope of cooling a scorching-hot Toronto housing market . "The current strength in national home sales mainly speaks to what's going on in and around Toronto", Andrew Peck, president of Canadian Real Estate Association, said in the report .

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Labour Has (Eventually) Ruled Out A Second Referendum On Brexit

British lawmakers have, as expected, voted in favour of the snap election proposed yesterday by Prime Minister Theresa May, setting the date for June 8. As a supporter of Labour for the past 60 years and also a Brexit voter, I fully support her decision and reason for taking this course of action.

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic injury revealed: Manchester United striker set for nine months out

Anderlecht were impressive throughout the match but United were the more forceful side as the game wore on and were good value for the win in the end. "In this moment, Eric Bailly played six matches in a row, and we lost Marcos Rojo ". "We are in trouble". Mourinho now has three centre-backs on the treatment table, with Chris Smalling and Phil Jones still quite a while away from a return from injury.

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Mulvaney: Dems Must Compromise on Trump Budget Demands

But White House Budget Director Mick Mulvaney said in an interview with The Associated Press on Wednesday that the wall and the money for more immigration agents are priorities. With control of all three branches of government, Democrats are betting voters will have to blame Republicans for any shutdown. But in a conference call with fellow Democrats Thursday, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi was unimpressed, saying "We have the leverage and they have the exposure".

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New details on federal investigation into Fox News

Then in 2004, another FOX News producer, Andrea Mackris, filed a lawsuit saying she was sexually harassed and threatened by O'Reilly who was married at the time . "But that is the unfortunate reality many of us in the public eye must live with today", O'Reilly complained on Wednesday. On New York magazine's website, Sherman wrote: "The Murdochs have decided Bill O'Reilly's 21-year run at Fox News will come to an end".

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Bill O'Reilly's Fox News Payout Reportedly Worth Millions

Palin was a paid Fox News contributor from 2010 to 2015. One of the biggest stories of the past week was Fox News firing of Bill O'Reilly after over two decades being with the company. He said it was "tremendously disheartening" that his relationship with the network ended because of "completely unfounded claims". "But that is the unfortunate reality many of us in the public eye must live with today", O'Reilly said in the statement.

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US oil climbs to five-week top on geopolitical tensions

USA oil imports from the kingdom declined 24 per cent in the week ended March 31, according to Energy Information Administration (EIA) data. The report also showed that gasoline inventories decreased by 2.973 million barrels, compared to expectations for a draw of 1.721 million barrels, while distillate stockpiles fell by 2.153 million barrels, compared to forecasts for a decline of 0.885 million.

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BJP to make Odisha a laboratory for welfare schemes: Dharmendra Pradhan

Apart from PM Modi, 40 Union ministers, 13 chief ministers and seven deputy chief ministers will be attending the 2-day meet. "It indicates how much the Prime Minister is concerned about Odisha's development". During Delhi elections, church attacks was highlighted and during the Bihar polls "Award Wapsi" was the issue. The Prime Minister said power was not their goal as politics is an instrument of socio-economic transformation of country's overall-economic, social, educational transformation.

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Madison Bumgarner lands on DL after dirt bike accident

The left-hander, who nearly single-handedly took down the Mets in last year's NL Wild Card game, suffered bruised ribs along with an AC sprain in his pitching shoulder, although surgery at this time is likely unnecessary. Since joining San Francisco's pitching rotation on a full-time basis in 2011, Bumgarner has made it to the All Star Game four times and was elected the World Series MVP in 2014.

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H-1B not immigration but trade, services issue

The US has recently accused the Indian IT companies of misusing the H-1B visa regime. "Insofar as H1-B visas are concerned, the cap has remained at 65,000 since December 2004 when the H1-B Visa Reform Act of 2004 was enacted by the US Congress", he said.

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Musk's Latest Startup Eyes Brain-Computer Links

Speaking to Wait But Why Musk explained that the product will help those with severe brain injuries caused by stroke or cancer lesion. Musk believes that such neural laces would improve human cognitive function by enabling people to achieve symbiosis with artificial intelligence machines.

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Ofcom opens new consultation on BT ducts, poles

We believe that an effective PIA remedy will reduce the absolute costs and time required for competing telecoms providers to build ultrafast networks at scale. Ofcom Competition Policy Director Yih-Choung Teh said: "People increasingly need fast, reliable broadband". Finally, Ofcom wants Openreach to provide a comprehensive "digital map", showing the location and capacity of every duct and pole in the country.

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OPEC rallying for support to extend oil output cuts

According to OPEC, crude oil supply from non-members this year will average 57.89 million bpd, thanks to growing output in the USA and modest declines in Columbia and China . The compliance rate with the agreement among OPEC members and some non-members, including Russian Federation, "has been impressive", the International Energy Agency (IEA) said in its monthly oil market report, giving a lift to oil prices.

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Wall Street opens higher as earnings season kicks into gear

The Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 164.63 points, or 0.81 per cent, at 20,569.12 and the S&P 500 was up 16.66 points, or 0.71 percent, at 2,354.83. While no top-tier economic data is due on Wednesday, investors will keep an eye on the Federal Reserve's Beige Book , which will give a glimpse into economic conditions across the United States.

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Sensex slips 57 pts on profit booking

Also, the NSE Nifty surged 47.25 points, or 0.51 percent, to 9,183.65. The barometer finally ended at 29,365.30, down 57.09 points or 0.19 per cent. The BSE market breadth was bullish - with 1,766 advances and 886 declines. Indian shares snapped a two-session winning streak to end lower on Monday as software service exporters took a hit on concerns over a stronger rupee, .

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Trump to sign measures to review financial regulation

President Trump said he would release new details about his plan to overhaul the tax code on April 26, a sign that he is accelerating one of his most ambitious campaign promises even though key details remain very closely held. Retailers, automakers and oil refiners that rely on imported materials have all complained that border adjustments would mean higher prices for consumer goods.

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Tesla recalling 53000 vehicles worldwide for brake problem

Assuming Tesla snares 10 percent share of the truck parc , the analysts see Tesla making $7.5 billion. Tesla Motors , Inc. (TSLA) now has the market capitalization of $48.91 Billion, P/E (price to earnings ttm) of 0 and Weekly volatility of 2.71% and monthly volatility of 2.74% respectively.

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Will Maria Sharapova Be Eligible To Play The French Open?

The recently-turned 30-year-old will be unranked, though any points she earns in Stuttgart, Madrid and Rome will count towards her ranking, which was as high as number five at the time of her last competitive match. On the other hand, Sharapova is a five-time grand slam victor and former No. 1 player in the world. Sharapova was originally banned for two years following a positive test for the newly-banned drug Meldonium at the 2016 Australian Open but the sanction was reduced to 15 months by ...

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United misses deadline to answer senators on dragging

The flight had been overbooked, as the airline was trying to make room for four crew members from a sister airline. Of 419 people who voted, 386 said airlines should not be allowed to overbook flights. "This is not a new practice, but something we have done to help manage travel changes in advance". "We look forward to sharing the full results of this ongoing review and the immediate, concrete actions we will take to better serve our customers with the committee".

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Electric flying taxi by Lilium successfully completes its first voyage

When the wing flaps are horizontal, all of the lift required to keep the Lilium Jet in the air is provided by air passing over the wings - as with a conventional airplane. The same sort of safety measures protect the batteries and there's even a system to stop the pilot pushing the Jet beyond safe limits when flying. The Lilium Jet is, ironically, not actually a jet.

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American Express Company (AXP) Strong First Quarter Delivers a Beat

Analysts, on average, were expecting $1.28 a share. By reviewing stock prices from the stock market history of the company and examining its analysts ratings can give an investment picture with updated information of stock which helps investors to make investing decision.

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Pro-Life Group Endorses Karen Handel in Georgia Congressional Runoff

Ossoff will now face former Secretary of State Karen Handel , a Republican who finished in clear second despite running around 30 points behind Ossoff. "Glad to be of help!" Is Tuesday's vote a predictor of Democratic gains in 2018 mid-term elections? Trump's approval rating has not topped 50 percent since he took office on January 20, according to Reuters/Ipsos polling.

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As rail woes persist, Christie mum on tunnel project he axed

Rail problems have been plaguing Penn Station in the last month: an Amtrak train derailed there weeks ago, and an NJ Transit derailment two weeks ago shut down eight of 21 tracks there and disrupted travel in the region for days. As for getting the transportation secretary here, the governor and the senator say they're on the same page and will work together to make that happen.

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United CEO Oscar Munoz: No one has been fired over passenger incident

Oscar Munoz, United's CEO has repeatedly apologized for the incident and assured customers that law enforcement removing passengers from United planes for reasons other than safety or security would "never happen again". I'm sure there was lots of conjecture about me personally. Shares of United Continental Holdings were down 4.1 percent in afternoon trading, despite earnings that outperformed analyst expectations on several key metrics.

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May and Corbyn hit campaign trail after MPs back General Election

Labour trails a long way behind Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservatives in opinion polls, and many within the party believe 67-year-old socialist Corbyn is too left-wing to connect with voters. She will have received affirmation at the polls for her approach to the Brexit talks, which should quiet some of the objectors from her own party. Though May has been cautious in detailing her Brexit strategy, traders think a big victory for in the election could give her ammunition in dealing ...

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Global stocks mixed after UK announces snap election

Sterling was just off a six-month peak against the dollar above $1.28 having surged when British Prime Minister Theresa May called an early general election for June 8, seeking to strengthen her party's majority ahead of Brexit negotiations.

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Justice Department Sends Warnings To NYC, Other Sanctuary Cities

The US Department of Justice on Friday gave New York City and eight other local governments that provide "sanctuary" to illegal immigrants until June 30 to prove they're not violating federal law by refusing to cooperate with immigration authorities.

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Trump signs 'Buy American, Hire American' executive order targeting foreign material sourcing

Based on a review of U.S. Labor Department filings for 2016 regarding temporary visa programs , Reuters found 3,339 workers of approximately 22,000 Facebook employees working in the U.S. Trump, during his presidential campaign, had called for a moratorium on H1-B visas, however, the executive order does not impose any such ban. The order specifically asks the secretary to review waivers of these rules in free-trade agreements.

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Citi: Oil May Rally 20 Percent This Year on Supply Curbs

Last November, OPEC members along with non-OPEC countries such as Russian Federation have agreed to reduce their daily output by 1.8 million barrels during the first half of this year in a bid to end the global supply glut. But crude prices retreated Wednesday as US output continues to rebound. Crude oil fell on Monday in quiet trading after the three-day Easter break on signs the United States is continuing to add output, undermining OPEC efforts to support prices, and as the market ...

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Rockwell Collins, Inc. (NYSE:COL) Up 0.59% in Pre-Market

The stock has "Neutral" rating by Robert W. Baird on Thursday, October 6. 01/23/2017 - Rockwell Collins, Inc. was upgraded to " by analysts at Seaport Global Securities. Sell-side analysts have also provided a consensus recommendation of 2.30 on company shares. TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: "Somewhat Positive Media Coverage Likely to Impact Rockwell Collins (COL) Stock Price" was originally posted by Transcript Daily and is the property of of Transcript Daily.

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Arrest made over attack on German football team

Spain worldwide Marc Bartra and a police officer were injured in last Tuesday's triple blasts as the players and coaching staff left a hotel ahead of a Champions League match in Germany. A police officer accompanying the bus was also injured. The man faces charges of attempted murder, causing an explosion and serious bodily harm. They say it was filled with "contradictions and inconsistencies" and that there's "no indication" it was sent by the suspect.


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