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Trump to Astronaut: 'Better you than me' to drink recycled urine

Later that year, Whitson broke another record by becoming the first woman to command the ISS twice. "But water is such a precious resource up here that we also are cleaning up our urine and making it drinkable ", Whitson said. The president spoke Monday with Peggy Whitson, commander of the International Space Station, and fellow astronaut Jack Fischer. Meanwhile, NASA set a plan to speed up in Mars by 2030 since the US President Donald Trump signed a bill which states to have funded the ...

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United Airlines beats on earnings and sales

United Airlines has weathered a PR nightmare recently. Many airlines overbook their flights - to compensate for passengers who do not turn up for the flight- but United's fiasco has led many to rethink their strategy. United Airlines said the move was aimed at improving its customer services. The incident shined a new light on the practice of overbooking, which airlines increasingly rely upon to avoid losing money on seats left when some passengers do not show up for scheduled flights.

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Trump's Proposed Tax Plan Could Cost the Government $6 Trillion

This would affect a broad spectrum of businesses, not just mom-and-pop stores, but large family-owned real estate firms such as his and hedge funds too. President Trump's White House won't support this specific House GOP proposal, but Mnuchin said they would work with Republicans to revise the idea in a way that it could eventually become part of the overhaul.

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Internet suspended in Jammu and Kashmir for a month over student protests

Indian authorities in occupied Kashmir directed internet service providers to block popular social media services including Facebook, Twitter and WhatsApp after clashes deteriorated in the occupied valley. The latest bout of violence began on 9 April when eight people were killed and scores injured after police clashed with protesters during a by-election in the city of Srinagar .

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Macron or Le Pen?

Ms Le Pen was booed by some workers in the fruits and vegetables section. French far right leader and presidential candidate Marine le Pen, right, adjusts her hair during a ceremony for slain police officer Xavier Jugele , in the courtyard of the Paris Police headquarters, Tuesday, April 25, 2017.

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Trump picks fight with Canada over dairy, trade

All data is from the U.S. Census Bureau. "The prime minister reaffirmed that Canada upholds its worldwide trade obligations, including the North American Free Trade Agreement, under which the U.S. Froman suggested that they calculated that they might get a better deal from Trump. He also argues that the tarrifs won't boost home prices by almost as much as builders say it will.

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Analysts At Argus Indicated General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) As Buy

Hollencrest Securities LLC increased its stake in General Electric Company by 5.5% in the third quarter. Alpha Windward LLC raised its stake in shares of Portland General Electric Company by 1.1% in the first quarter. If you are accessing this report on another website, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of United States & global trademark & copyright legislation.

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Sensex Likely To Cross 30000 On Positive Global Cues; Wipro In Focus

Earlier in the day, the BSE Sensex rose as much as 0.4 per cent to hit a record high, surpassing its previous milestone hit in March 2015, while the rupee hit a 20-month against the dollar. The NSE Nifty, on Tuesday, crossed the 9300 mark first time ever, going up 88.65 points or 0.96 percent at 9,306.60. Among BSE sectoral indices, FMCG index was the star-performer and was up 1.49 per cent, followed by metal 1.34 per cent, auto 0.85 per cent and banking 0.77 per cent.

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Bill introduced to ban removal of passengers

Dao off a flight departing from Chicago for Louisville, Kentucky, because it was fully booked, and the airline wanted four passengers to make way for staff members. Days later Munoz, who was facing calls to resign from online petitions that had received thousands of signatures, said he felt "shame and embarrassment" and vowed that it would never happen again.

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Raises Stake in Essex Property Trust Inc (ESS)

First Trust Advisors LP now owns 284,876 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock valued at $2,746,000 after buying an additional 5,561 shares during the period. On 9/12/2016 Camden Property Trust announced a special dividend of $4.25 3.55% with an ex dividend date of 9/21/2016 which will be payable on 9/30/2016.

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International Monetary Fund forecasts growth of 6.5% for Vietnam in 2017

The International Monetary Fund expects Canada's economy will improve compared with previous year, but not as much as the Bank of Canada predicted last week following unexpectedly robust growth on several fronts. The IMF, a global organisation focused on economic stability, said the UK's economy will grow by 2% in 2017 and by 1.5% in the following year. The estimates on Romania's current account deficit haven't changed, and remained at 2.8% of the GDP this year.

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United CEO: Airline won't use police to remove paid passengers

The airline said that, when no one volunteered, the crew created a list of passengers that would be reassigned to another flight. An officer tells Dao that they will be forced to drag him off the plane. " All customers on Flight 3411 from Sunday, April 9, are receiving compensation for the cost of their tickets ", the airline said in a statement. Two more officers involved in dragging a United Airlines passenger off a plane have been placed on administrative leave, according to a ...

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Triple talaq crippling lives of Muslim women: India PM Modi

He added: "It would be a golden era not only for the BJP but also for the country, to make India a truly great nation in the world". Quoting Prime Minister, Mr Gadkari said, the EVM issue is latest product of these manufacturing units and the party should not focus on such small manufactured issues and focus on the development.

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Murky oil inventory picture leaves market grappling for clarity

The May contract expired Thursday down 17 cents at US$50.27, the lowest close for front-month futures since April 3. The accord last year between OPEC, Russia and 10 other producers was meant to boost prices by eliminating an inventory surplus of about 300 million barrels over the five-year average - equivalent to three days of global oil production.

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Donald Trump US President asks French UN envoy about elections

Haley has been one of the Trump administration's most vocal members, taking a tough line on Russian Federation and Syria and telling North Korea not to give the United States "a reason" to fight. "This is a real threat to the world, whether we want to talk about it or not". RUSSIA INVESTIGATION The Senate's main investigation into allegations of Russian meddling in the 2016 USA presidential election has a much smaller staff than previous high-profile intelligence and scandal probes in ...

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Venezuela crisis: Opposition holds 'mother of all protests'

At least two people have been killed following clashes that erupted during pro and anti-government protests across Venezuela . Empty supermarket shelves and rocketing unemployment levels had led the people of Venezuela out onto the streets of Caracas to call for a positive democratic reaction.

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'Charging Bull' artist wants 'Fearless Girl' out of the way

Anne McNally, head of public relations North America, for State Street Global Advisors, told 1010 WINS. However, "Charging Bull " was in a similar situation as " Fearless Girl ". But Di Modica's lawyers said the firm was using public property for free commercial advertising and questioned whether the city should have granted the permit.

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Connect Group PLC reiterated as Buy By finnCap

McCarthy & Stone PLC (LON:MCS) has risen 14.68% since September 26, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 13.97% the S&P500. Mccarthy Stone Plc (LON:MCS) had its stock rating noted as "Buy" by analysts at Peel Hunt. The shares were purchased at an average price of GBX 446 ($5.70) per share, with a total value of £133,800 ($171,056.00). As per Tuesday, November 8, the company rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank.

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United Airlines CEO loses promotion post passenger manhandling incident

Then he tried to fight a passenger who stood up for her. AA591 from SFO to DFW. A male passenger confronted the flight attendant, who told him to stay out of the situation. Also this week, United Airlines and Chicago airport officials missed a deadline for answering questions from by key US senators about the dragging incident aboard a United Express plane.

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Price Of Crude Oil Dips On Supply Glut Concerns

US gasoline stocks posted a counter-seasonal build of 1.5 million barrels, because of rising refining activity. U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were up 12 cents, or 0.2 percent, to $50.56 a barrel. As of February 2017, the OPEC and participating non-OPEC countries achieved a conformity level of 94 percent, an increase of 8 percentage points over the January 2017 performance.

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Tp Icap Plc (TCAP) Receives GBX 497.83 Consensus Target Price from Brokerages

Therefore 27% are positive. Glencore PLC has GBX 460 highest and GBX 63.80 lowest target. The company's 50 day moving average is 183.09 and its 200 day moving average is 178.76. It has a 28.94 P/E ratio. The Company's manufacturing and distribution processes provide carpet, rugs, ceramic tile, laminate, wood, stone, luxury vinyl tile and vinyl flooring.

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Company Spotlight on Shares of Achillion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ACHN)

Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services assumed coverage on Achillion Pharmaceuticals in a report on Thursday, February 2nd. They issued a "buy" rating and a $10.00 price objective for the company. If you are viewing this news story on another website, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of US & worldwide copyright & trademark laws.

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How major United States stock market indexes fared on Monday

Solid earnings reports and outlooks from several big companies sent US stocks higher in morning trading. The Nasdaq index first breached the 5,000 mark on March 7, 2000 and closed above that level two days later during the height of the tech boom.

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Former CM Sheila Dikshit blames Ajay Maken for MCD poll drubbing

In South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC), BJP was leading in 71 wards while AAP and Congress were ahead in 15 and 12 wards respectively, in the trends available for all 104 wards. He also thanked Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari and the party workers for the win. "So, as the president of Delhi Congress I take moral responsibility and offer to resign from my post".

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Emails Reveal Bill O'Reilly's Final Attempts to Save His Job

The site still directs users to his now-disabled official Fox News Facebook page and a still-active personal Twitter account. After the split last week, O'Reilly released a statement , saying "it is tremendously disheartening that we part ways due to completely unfounded claims".

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Non-OPEC Countries Improve Compliance With Vienna Oil Output Cut Deal - Minister

Saudi Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih said that oil-producing countries might have to prolong output cuts agreed for the first six months of the year, explaining: "We might have to extend in order to reach the target... Headline contracts endured topsy-turvy trading patterns overnight in United States and Asian morning calls, before a modicum of stability returned during European trading hours.

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Nasdaq Hits New All-Time Record Above 6000 Points

After struggling for years with a slow global economy and weak oil prices, big USA businesses are in the midst of reporting their best quarter of profit growth in years, analysts say. Winners and Losers: Shares of Netflix, Inc . soared 6 percent after the streaming service landed a Chinese licensing deal. The Dow Jones industrials gained 242 points, or 1.2 percent, to 21,006.

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Russia-linked hackers targeting French election, security firm says

Security researchers at the cybersecurity firm, Trend Micro , said that on March 15 they spotted a hacking group they believe to be a Russian intelligence unit turn its weapons on Mr. " Russian disinformation won't just be about Macron". Mr Hacquebord said: "This is not a 100% confirmation, but it's very, very likely". Trend Micro did not specify that any country was behind the cyberspying.

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Israel Says Assad Has Tons of Chemical Weapons Left

The Israeli military estimates Assad has "between one and three tons" of chemical weapons. "It is a question of days and we will provide proof that the regime carried out these strikes", Mr Ayrault told LCP television. A senior USA official says the US has concluded that Russian Federation knew in advance of Syria's chemical weapons attack last week. Spicer had to later clarify that if the barrel bombs-a weapon routinely used by Syrian forces-contained chemical agents, then a military ...

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West Ham United release statement in relation to HMRC investigation

HM Customs and Revenue (HMRC) said the raids took place in the north east and south east of England today. According to several reports, Newcastle managing director Lee Charnley is one of those arrested at the club, which is owned by Sports Direct boss Mike Ashley.

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Ferrexpo Plc (FXPO) Earns "Buy" Rating from Deutsche Bank AG

On Monday, August 31 the stock rating was maintained by William Blair with "Buy". The firm has "Speculative Buy" rating by Beaufort Securities given on Thursday, February 4. Therefore 90% are positive. The 1 year high for the stock price is 1050 GBX while the 52 week low for the stock is 560 GBX. Leerink Swann reissued an "outperform" rating on shares of AstraZeneca plc in a research report on Saturday, January 21st.

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WTI futures sent reeling by smaller than expected decline in oil stocks

Reports from Reuters said that as of Thursday last week, brent Crude futures settled up 3 cents at $55.89 a barrel while U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude futures rose 7 cents a barrel to $53.18. USA rig counts are up for 14 straight weeks returning output to levels not seen since April 2015. The energy minister of OPEC member the United Arab Emirates said on Tuesday he saw healthy oil demand growth this year and believed inventories would fall.

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Marine Le Pen's FN party calls EU flag 'oligarchic rag'

Macron said far-right Front National leader Marine Le Pen with who he is neck-and-neck in polling for the first-round vote and rightwing candidate François Fillon were engaging in one-upmanship in their response to the attack. "If Le Pen wins, protectionism may further rise in France , which is not good for China". Her campaign has been compared to US President Donald Trump's in proposing strict immigration laws and ending free education for children of undocumented migrants.

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ABB, IBM team up on industrial artificial intelligence

Media and entertainment companies are delivering more content over the cloud to consumers through mobile phones, tablets, laptops and streaming media players, but these companies have said they face a challenge in identifying insights and certain types of content attributes in video because its complicated to process.

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Santander profits fall amid plunge in pound after Brexit

The analysts offering Earnings Estimates for the company were believing that Banco Santander (Brasil) S.A. (BSBR) could bring EPS of $0.14/share. Sell-side analysts have also provided a consensus recommendation of 4.00 on company shares.


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