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New FCC ruling would eliminate net neutrality regulations for ISPs

Pai spoke on "The Future of Internet Freedom" at Washington's museum of journalism, the Newseum, when he outlined his intention. Pai said he will offer a reversal of the 2015 order, to be voted on by the FCC next month, to return to "a light-touch regulatory framework", which he argued has "enabled the internet to grow and evolve beyond nearly anyone's expectations".

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Entire senate heads to White House for briefing over NK

Both jobs entailed communicating with the public through White House press briefings, but "Sean's job is different because he works for somebody who is famously thin-skinned and somebody who has demonstrated over and over again that he doesn't care that much about telling the truth", Earnest said.

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Le Pen's father says campaign was too laid back

Oddschecker reports 68% of bets have been placed on Le Pen since her announcement she is to step aside from the National Front and fight the second round of the election as an independent candidate. Jean-Marie Pen told France Inter radio on Tuesday that he would have done a "Trump-style" campaign that would have been "very aggressive against those who are responsible for the country's decadency".

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Examining Consequences Of Australia's 457 Visa Abolition: Centre

The 457 visa, which allowed skilled foreign workers and their partners and children to live in Australia for up to four years if sponsored by an employer, was created to fill labour shortages in the Australian economy. The 457-visa is a temporary work visa given to skilled foreign workers to allow them to work in the country. But Turnbull said it was not adequate to judge whether a person would accept " Australian values".

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Euro, stock markets fall back on Draghi comments

Centrist, pro-EU candidate Emmanuel Macron is expected to beat Le Pen in the run-off vote for the French presidency, shutting down a major source of uncertainty within the eurozone's borders. As a effect, inflation in Europe's largest economy was running slightly above the European Central Bank's target in April. "Draghi wasn't as hawkish as people had hoped", said Greg Anderson, global head of foreign exchange strategy at BMO Capital Markets in NY.

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Trump tax plan seen as temporary cut without border-tax revenue

President Donald Trump said businesses and individuals will receive a " massive tax cut " under a tax reform package that he plans to unveil next week. Trump, who came into the White House riding on a nationalistic agenda with his "America First" campaign, has vowed to drastically change decades of prevailing trade policy by renegotiating or - in some cases - scrapping trade agreements, and moving to bilateral trade agreements.

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Stock inside Investors Limelight: QUALCOMM Incorporated's (QCOM)

Parsec Financial Management Inc. now owns 213,184 shares of the wireless technology company's stock valued at $14,603,000 after buying an additional 7,978 shares during the period. During the same quarter previous year, the business earned $1.04 EPS. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 8.1% compared to the same quarter previous year.

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Full text of U.S. statement on North Korea policy

South Korea's trumpeting of progress in setting up the Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense system, or THAAD , comes as high-powered US military vessels converge on the Korean Peninsula and as a combative North Korea signals possible nuclear and missile testing.

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Trump administration considering removing U.S. from NAFTA

However, when Canada' s supply management was introduced in the late 1960's, it had 140,000 dairy farms. U.S. -Canadian relations are quickly deteriorating as Trump intensifies a trade dispute by slapping tariffs of up to 24% on lumber imports from Canada.

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Trump tax plan leaves Congress, Ryan with heavy lift

Mnuchin said the administration would include provisions to keep wealthy business owners of large companies from taking advantage of the lower rate, but did not offer details. While it nabs middle class families who have a lot of children and live in high-tax states, the AMT is primarily meant to hit higher income filers.

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United increases payments to $10000 for giving up seats

On Thursday, United Airlines released a list of "substantial changes" to its policies after gruesome video of an elderly man being brutally dragged from a United Airlines plane went viral. Meaningful actions will speak louder than words. "This is a turning point for all of us at United, and it signals a culture shift toward becoming a better, more customer-focused airline".

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Panmure Gordon Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Melrose Industries PLC (MRO)

N+1 Singer maintained NCC Group PLC (LON:NCC) on Thursday, October 15 with "Hold" rating. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Friday, March 10 by Numis Securities. Northern stated it has 0.08% in Digital Realty Trust, Inc. American Gru owns 0% invested in Restore PLC (LON:RST) for 11,099 shares. This is a boost from HSBC Holdings plc's previous quarterly dividend of $0.50.

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French intelligence blames Syrian regime for deadly chemical attack

Samples from 10 victims of the April 4 attack on Khan Sheikhun analyzed at four laboratories "indicate exposure to sarin or a sarin-like substance", said Ahmet Uzumcu, head of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons. The French report also concluded that the attack bore striking similarities to an earlier strike in April 2013 against the town of Saraqeb, also in Idlib province, in which the Assad regime used the same variety of chemical weapons to subdue a civilian population.

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Pence Says US Will Honor Australia Refugee Deal Trump Called 'Dumb'

The fallout has strained the typically cozy alliance between the US and Australia. "The senior people in the White House and Congress are saying we really need to start mending fences", Mr Blakely said. The Obama Administration agreed to take thousands of illegal immigrants from Australia. Why? "We will honour this agreement out of respect to this enormously important alliance", Mr.

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What to expect from the Liberals' marijuana bill

The proposal, which the party hopes to make law by July of 2018, sets a minimum purchase age of 18, which is one year below the legal drinking age in most Canadian provinces and three years below the minimum age set in US states that have legalized recreational weed.

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Analyst's Indicator Review for Swift Transportation Company (SWFT), Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC)

Therefore 43% are positive. Marathon Petroleum Corp had 39 analyst reports since August 10, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. A rating of 4 or 5 would represent a Sell recommendation. The company has been one of the biggest innovators in "Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing" employing approximately 44460 full time employees. Wall Street is only getting more bullish on the stock, with 14 of analysts who cover MRO having a buy-equivalent rating.

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Saudi Energy Minister Praises OPEC Oil Price Boost

USA crude oil production has climbed to 9.24 million barrels per day, according to the latest Energy Information Administration data . EIA reported crude oil stocks down 1 million barrels and total stocks down 1.1 million barrels from one year ago.

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Arsene Wenger: 'Christian Fuchs threw the ball at Sanchez on purpose'

Fuchs hit him straight on with the ball, which bounced off his shoulder and into his face, to which effect Sanchez fell down clutching his face. I accept that. Manager Arsene Wenger later defended Sanchez after an incident. Even Arsenal fans were left red faced after their star man Sanchez feigned injury after being hit by a throw-on late into the Premier League clash.

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United Airlines announces 10 policy changes in response to passenger removal incident

For United, the timing of the viral video could hardly have been worse. United Airlines will offer passengers up to $10,000 (£7,700) for giving up their seats on overbooked flights as part of the carrier's efforts to fix the damage from the forcible removal of a passenger.

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Experts weigh in on Trump tax reform

The tax reform is only a rough draft and is brief, but does note a plan to "double" the standard tax deductions as well as reducing the number of tax brackets for individual filers from seven to three, with levels of 10 percent, 25 percent and 35 percent.

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Trump Tax Plan May Hit WNY Taxpayers

Stock indexes ticked higher on Wednesday, and the Standard & Poor's 500 index flirted with its record high, as the White House unveiled a broad outline of its plan to cut tax rates. More money in the hands of USA companies, would lead to more investments in emerging markets, which carry huge growth potential, this theory argues.

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Flight attendant 'nearly hit baby' as he snatched pushchair on plane

The witness, Surain Adyanthaya , wrote that the flight attendant had forcefully taken the pram, hitting the woman with it and just missing her child. The flight attendant was then confronted by another passenger in a heated exchange that was filmed by others on the flight. "What we see on this video does not reflect our values or how we care for our customers", American said in its email.

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French voters in Switzerland reject Le Pen

Opinion polls indicate that the business-friendly Macron, who has never held elected office, will take at least 61 percent of the vote against Le Pen after two defeated rivals pledged to back him to thwart her eurosceptic, anti-immigrant platform.

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Heinrich Introduces Legislation To Require White House Visitor Logs To Be Public

Commentary: Today, U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.), in an effort to push for transparency from the Trump administration, introduced the White House Visitor Logs Transparency Act of 2017 to require the White House to make its visitor logs public.

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Asia stocks firm as markets mull Trump's tax plan

Tax rates would fall below those of neighboring Mexico and Canada, which Trump has accused of shortchanging the United States in trade deals. He also appears to have picked up some aspects of what Jeb Bush proposed in his tax plan. Dan Golden doesn't expect lower tax rates to dramatically change his company; he's focused on profits, not spending. Before the announcement, Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer said his party would oppose any plan that provided tax breaks for the highest earners.

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Enbridge Energy Partners, LP (EEP)

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Russian hackers may have targeted Macron: Cyber security firm

Mahjoubi said the attempts to penetrate the Macron campaign dated to December 2016. Needing millions more votes to beat Mr Macron in France's May 7 presidential run-off, she has been hammering hard her claims that more French jobs would be lost overseas under Mr Macron's more economically liberal programme.

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Kremlin warns against attempts to hold unauthorized rallies in Moscow

The justice ministry included three Khodorkovksy-linked organisations based overseas called OR (Otkrytaya Rossia), the Institute of Modern Russia and the Open Russia Civic Movement on its list of "undesirable" organisations that are banned in Russia.

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Oil prices fall on lingering oversupply concerns

USA crude output rose to 9.25 million barrels a day in the week ended April 14, the highest since August 2015, Energy Information Administration data show. "This is a slight decline from February and March, which is another indication the OPEC/non-OPEC deal may be starting to impact the USA, though perhaps not at the rate that some market participants had hoped for or expected".

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Rupee trades at its highest since August 2015

The Indian rupee advanced to a weekly high of 64.46 against the greenback, compared to Friday's closing value of 64.70. Forex dealers said that apart from weakness in the dollar against other currencies overseas, foreign fund inflows and a higher opening in the domestic equity market supported the rupee.

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Congress moves closer to deal to avert US government shutdown

Standard & Poor's estimates the last government shutdown in 2013 cost the US economy $ 24 billion , and polls showed most Americans blamed Republicans for it back when they were in the minority in the House and the Senate. "But if it's just more time kicking the can down the road to have the same back-and-forths and unknowns injected into the debate, we're not there", Pelosi said.

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United to offer passengers up to $10000 to forfeit seats

The incident touched a nerve with U.S. passengers after a video of Dao being removed was posted to social media. Dao was chosen at random to give up his seat after already boarding the plane. Establish a customer solutions team to provide agents with creative solutions such as using nearby airports, other airlines or ground transportations to get customers to their final destination.

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GOP pushes for a 1-week funding bill to avert government shutdown

Democrats in Washington simply can not be negotiated with ... which is why Trump's team should immediately insert funding for the border wall back into the spending deal (from whence it should have never been removed in the first place). The two sides remain at odds over whether the spending bill would include money for subsidy payments under the Affordable Care Act, how long to extend a health-care program for coal miners and a series of unrelated policy measures known typically known as ...

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DuPont reports lower quarterly profit on Dow deal charges

The stock's quarterly performance specifies a shift of -58.01%, and its last twelve month performance is stands at 36.46% while moved -44.26% for the past six months. The Dow Chemical Company (DOW ) is now showing its ROA (Return on Assets) of 5.1%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.93 EPS.

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Airbus Still Struggling to Hit Delivery Targets

It acknowledges "a number of in-service issues" with the A320neo - particularly with the Pratt & Whitney PW1100G-powered version - and says these "need to be resolved". Overall Airbus group revenues for the first quarter of 2017 increased 7 percent on the same period in 2016 at just under €13 billion ($14.3 billion).


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