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People will avoid flying United if rival offers same flight

The video sparked outrage throughout the internet, with netizens calling out the airline for its "inappropriate" behavior in handling overbooking situations. During the removal, which grew into an embarrassing global episode, Dao had two of his teeth knocked out, suffered a broken nose and a concussion and may require surgery, his lawyer said.

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Will a new foreign property buyer's tax cool Toronto's housing market?

To help Ontarians buy their first home, the province doubled the maximum Land Transfer Tax refund to $4,000 for qualifying first-time homebuyers, effective January 1, 2017. Creating a new housing supply team to identify barriers to specific housing development projects and work with developers and municipalities to find solutions.

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UK's Sports Direct enters U.S. with Bob's Stores/Mountain Sports deal

Sports Direct said it expects to complete the purchase by mid-May. The aggregate cost of the acquisition to Sports Direct amounts to $101 million in cash. In the financial year to 28 January 2017, the two businesses posted a pre-tax operating loss of $26m however their assets are valued at $126m. Sports Direct operates approximately 800 stores.

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Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CDNS) Reviewed By Analysts

The stock increased 0.90% or $0.29 on April 19, reaching $32.45. If the share price is now hovering near the 52 week low and the value is achieved in the current past then it can suggest that the price of the shares is likely to go up. Cadence Design Systems (NASDAQ:CDNS) traded down 0.51% during trading on Tuesday, hitting $31.11. It has 279.46 million of outstanding shares and its shares float measured at 276.34.

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Parliament head wants rights for European Union nationals

On Wednesday, the UK House of Commons backed Prime Minister Theresa May's bid for an early general election on June 8. "Under the [Brexit] treaty everything under the treaty is under the court", said Tajani in a further contradiction of British government policy.

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Oil set for longest gain since 2012 as Saudis seen extending cut

In the latest note on oil outlook, published Goldman Sachs' analysts, cite that they expect a return to stable long-term oil prices, in the wake of improvements in technology and therefore the costs involved with shale extraction. Earlier Tuesday, Bloomberg reported that Saudi Arabia slashed its production by 111,000 barrels per day to 9.9 million barrels per day in March, after increasing production in February.

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Everything you need to know about the French election

The attack was described as a terrorist act by French authorities, and the perpetrator, who was killed by police, was reportedly a radicalized Belgian affiliated to Daesh. He also wants to take France out of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, bring energy companies under state control and substantially raise taxes on the rich.

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After O'Reilly ouster, Mike Huckabee uses ill-timed kiss analogy

The Times had previously reported that FOX News settled five lawsuits, dating back to 2002, alleging sexual harassment against O'Reilly for a collective $13 million. Kelly exited Fox News for a position with NBC News. The departed O'Reilly's " The Factor " will continue through this week with Dana Perino hosting Wednesday and Thursday night, and Greg Gutfield on Friday.

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BP's Alaska North Slope Well Stops Leaking Crude Oil

BP was fined $255 million by the state of Alaska for negligence in their maintenance of Prudhoe Bay pipelines. The authorities have not established yet, what prompted the well to discharge oil and gas. The nearest village, Nuiqsut (noo-IK-sit), is 50 miles away. BP said infrared cameras on a flight over the site appeared to confirm that the oil released with the gas was contained on the gravel pad surrounding the well head and the tundra had suffered no damage.

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UK says it has gotten its money back from Lloyds bailout

A number of research analysts recently commented on LLOY shares. Credit Suisse Group AG's target price suggests a potential upside of 9.81% from the company's previous close. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY WARNING: This story was first reported by BBNS and is owned by of BBNS. If you are accessing this piece on another domain, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of USA & global copyright legislation.

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Ontario to place 15 per cent tax on foreign home buyers

The province's housing package will also expand rent control, which now only applies to units built before November 1991, after tenants in newer units complained of dramatic spikes in rent. Our meeting was productive and included discussions about how speculative activities may be driving up housing costs, and resulting in homes being left vacant, constraining supply.

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Opec bets on USA petrol demand to drive up summer oil prices

USA output has reached above 9 million barrels the past seven weeks, as drilling activity continues to increase and US oil stockpiles sit at record highs. But even as the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries works to slow the onrush of oil, it expects increasing resistance from American shale producers and other non-OPEC countries.

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Bullish Oil bets gain amid OPEC output cut

Gasoline stockpiles rose by 1.5m barrels to 237.7m barrels during the week ending on 14 April, while those of distillate fuels shrank by 2.0m barrels, according to the Energy Information Administration , the US Department of Energy's statistical arm.

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Number of IS militants killed by US bomb jumps to 90

Gen. John W. Nicholson, NATO commander in Afghanistan, at a news conference. Mr Shinwary had earlier confirmed to the BBC that Afghan special forces, with the help of American air support, had begun anti-IS operations in the area two weeks ago.

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Greece beats a key bailout target but faces hard choices

Earlier on Friday, the country's statistics agency, Elstat, said Greece's primary surplus stood at 3.9% of GDP under the European Union accounting framework, versus a downwardly revised 2.3% deficit in 2015. Government spokesman Dimitris Tzanakopoulos said the primary budget surplus under bailout terms reached 4.19 percent of gross domestic product past year versus the 0.5 percent of GDP target.

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No waivers for Russian Federation sanctions, Treasury tells Exxon

Trump has been keen to improve ties with Russian president Vladimir Putin, but the relationship has soured since the U.S. attacks on Syria last month, and the investigation into Trump's connections to the Kremlin during the election campaign.

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France's 11 presidential hopefuls stake out positions on TV

Jones noted yesterday's terror attack in Paris and said Le Pen is the only one responding, proposing that suspected terrorists be expelled from the country. With voters in rebellious mood and many still hesitant about their choices, the identities of the two candidates who will progress to a winner-takes-all May 7 run-off remain anyone's guess.

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Jeremy Corbyn: I'm being vilified for fighting the British establishment

For Ms. May, who replaced David Cameron nine months ago and has not yet won her own election, the most important question may be not the size of her margin over Labour, but the composition of the new Conservative parliamentary group. The smaller Liberal Democrats , who lost most of their seats in 2015 after entering coalition with the Conservatives , are hoping to capitalise on their strong support for the European Union to win new support.

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United Airlines can't say if video has hit sales

Meanwhile, a #ChineseLivesMatter petition on the whitehouse.gov petitions page demanding a federal investigation into the incident now has over 200,000 signatures with the number continuing to rise even after it was discovered that the passenger was Vietnamese-American, not Chinese-American.

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Oil hits 5-week top on geopolitical tensions, strong demand

On Tuesday, the American Petroleum Institute, an industry group, forecast a 1.3 million-barrel fall in US crude supplies, a 3.7-million-barrel decrease in gasoline stocks and a 1.6-million-barrel fall in distillate inventories, for the week ended April 7.

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Macron seen winning but Le Pen gains

The following morning, he expanded on that remark by declaring the attack would "have a big effect on the presidential election". And past year, he tweeted that he would "appreciate the congrats" for being right about the dangers of "radical Islamic terrorism" in the aftermath of the Florida nightclub shooting that left 49 dead.

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New Residential Investment: How High Can It Fly?

The Company's other investments consist of consumer loans. Compass Point Downgrades New Residential Investment Corp . Now the P/E of New Residential Investment Corp . In contrast to the year ago quarter EPS was at 0. New Residential Investment Corp has an average rating of Buy and a consensus price target of $16.71.

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Japan at the Helm Blog Trade Crossroads

A new economic dialogue setting out parameters to enhance economic ties between Japan and the United States recently while on the one hand purports to chart a rosy bilateral trade understanding between both countries has also underscored some long-standing gulfs in economic objectives.

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HSBC Reiterated Barclays PLC (LON:BARC) As 'Buy'

Stock research analysts at Credit Suisse have GBX 1175.00 PT on RPC Group PLC (LON:RPC). RPC Group PLC (LON:RPC) has declined 13.71% since September 19, 2016 and is downtrending. After $0.78 actual earnings per share reported by MSA Safety Incorporated for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -35.90% negative EPS growth.

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Miami's Chen pulled from no-hit bid to start 8th vs Seattle

Until that point, three Marlins pitchers had combined to hold the Mariners hitless through 8 1/3 innings of an eventual 5-0 Mariners loss. Of his fantastic catches, the wins of the 2001 season, the multi-hit games and breaking George Sisler's season hit record here, the homer will be added to his fond recollections of playing at Safeco.

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British Labour lawmaker says her party is not trying to win election

We understand that, in the immediate run up to an election, signalling a willingness to work with other parties might be hard but we hope you'll agree that the times we are living in require leaders to be courageous and visionary, to actively build a more positive politics.

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Champs Elysees shooter was focus of anti-terror probe

A French policeman was killed by a known terror suspect in Paris while two other officers were injured in the exchange. Mr Fillon has also put security centre stage in his campaign, vowing to increase police officers by 10,000 and prison places by 16,000, while stripping French jihadis who fight overseas of their nationality and banning them from returning to France.

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OPEC raises its forecast on global demand for oil

Crude oil edged back from a five-week high on April 11, as rising USA shale oil production weighed against support from tensions in the Middle East and production cuts in OPEC and other states. Saudi Arabia, the group's de facto leader, provided numbers directly to OPEC , saying it cut output by 111,0000 barrels a day last month to 9. 9 million bpd .

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Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE) & ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) Stocks Buzz

Blue Chip Partners Inc. purchased a new stake in Nucor Corporation during the second quarter valued at $102,000. Principal Financial Group Inc. now owns 1,359,960 shares of the company's stock worth $67,251,000 after buying an additional 822,886 shares during the last quarter.

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Ontario sets tax on foreign buyers to cool housing market

While this is a great policy for tenants in the short term it's not a great policy for our rental market as a whole because it will likely result in fewer rental units in the years ahead - and even higher rents. "I'm very mindful of any unintended consequences from the measures that we take", he said. The other is the Ontario provincial budget, due to be released April 27, which promises to include new measures to cool the housing market.

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Canada minister they're looking forward to Trump trade talks

A group of Assembly Republicans, including Speaker Robin Vos, cited the Grassland closure in a letter to University of Wisconsin System President Ray Cross on Tuesday asking him to direct UW researchers to develop more uses for milk. Canada changed its policy on pricing domestic milk to cover more dairy ingredients, leading to lower prices for Canadian products including ultra-filtered milk that compete with US milk.

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Hot Stock for Investors: Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX)

The stock's average target of $28 is -4.89% below today's ($29.44) share price. They now have a United States dollars 20 price target on the stock. JPMorgan Chase & Co. Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX) has a mean recommendation of 2.56, according to data compiled by Zacks Investment Research . The stock is presently trading down its SMA-50 of $18.98.

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Occidental Petroleum's (OXY) "Neutral" Rating Reaffirmed at Simmons

The number of shares now held by investors is 558.7 Million. Moreover, Hightower Advsr Lc has 0.06% invested in Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY). Occidental Petroleum's dividend payout ratio is now -400.00%. Ariel Investments Ltd Liability Co reported 61,614 shares. The New York-based Community Bancshares Na has invested 0.01% in Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY).

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President Erdogan says Obama administration deceived Turkey on PKK

The opposition has listed a series of irregularities, but has been particularly outraged by an electoral board decision announced late Sunday to accept ballots that didn't bear the official stamps used to verify they are genuine, as required by Turkish law.

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Ontario unveils new measures to cool housing market

Rent control actually won't help Nehrin because she's losing her roommate in September, and will be back on the market soon looking for a new one-bedroom apartment. To its credit, the government plans to collect more data to help guide policy. What will changes to rent control mean to projects now in the pipeline - will they convert to condominiums so the developer can simply sell the units and walk away? The building industry has warned that rent control will discourage the construction ...


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