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British Airways' Problems Lessen Following Weekend Chaos

The surge affected British Airway's flight, baggage and communication systems. The GMB union has claimed the problems were down to BA cutting "hundreds of dedicated and loyal" IT staff and contracting the work out to India to save money.

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The Centrica PLC (CNA) Raises Dividend to GBX 8.40 Per Share

Liberum Capital maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Thursday, October 29 report. The company has market cap of $43.37 million. Rowe is now trying to turn around the group's fortunes by reviving the retailer's underperforming clothing division.

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What Do Analysts Say About Celldex Therapeutics, Inc. (CLDX)

CLDX has been the subject of a number of research reports. Norges Bank bought a new position in Nektar Therapeutics during the fourth quarter worth $31,574,000. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY WARNING: " Celldex Therapeutics (CLDX) Receiving Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Report Shows" was first posted by Sports Perspectives and is the sole property of of Sports Perspectives.

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Warriors coach Kerr: Game four was out of hand

The blowout was part of the pandemonium, as the Cavs fought to stay alive while the Golden State Warriors blew off some steam. "Cavs in 7! Cavs in 7!" For a team suspected of dragging its tongues on the floor late in these games, the Cavs fixed all accusations of being exhausted by building a double-digit lead they couldn't blow.

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Uber's sexual harassment investigation has already seen 20 employees fired

Only now is it being taken seriously enough for the company to fire some of their employees. This, the team said, would track the complaints to take appropriate action. "But this is not a systemic problem", she said. On top of the 20 people fired, seven staff have been given written warnings and 31 people have been asked to undergo counseling or training.

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Trump says "100 percent" willing to respond to Comey under oath

After his dismissal, Comey testified to the Senate Intelligence Committee , he told a friend about his memos and asked him to leak the information about them to reporters. But as much as Trump looked to undercut Comey's testimony, he also heralded some of his claims , namely his comment there was no evidence of collusion between Trump and the Russians and no investigation into Trump personally during his time at the FBI.

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Thousands mourn Tehran attack victims

Iran denounced Donald Trump's reaction to deadly Islamic State group attacks in Tehran as "repugnant" on Thursday after the USA president warned the nation is reaping what it sows. president and head of a reactionary regional country [Saudi Arabia] which has been a constant supporter of terrorism". In an interview on state TV, Reza Seifollahi, deputy chief of Iran's Supreme National Security Council, said the attackers "had joined the IS from a number of regions inside Iran", ...

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Hillary Clinton Responds To Trump With "Covfefe" Tweet That's So, So Savage

She has also blamed the FBI, Russia and media. On stage at the Code Conference with Walt Mossberg and Kara Swisher, Clinton praised her campaign's own data team before launching into a scorching criticism of the DNC's data machine. She wrote, "People in the covfefe houses shouldn't throw covfefe ". "It is pretty hard not to". U.S. President Donald Trump took a shot at Hillary Clinton on Twitter Wednesday night, and she retorted with a " covfefe " response.

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Rallying blue-collar workers in Cincinnati, Trump blames Democrats for obstructing his agenda

Trump said. After landing in Cincinnati, Trump complained about Democrats' reluctance to support a House plan that experts say will leave millions more uninsured. Comey are testifying before the Senate Intelligence Committee over the federal probe into the Trump campaign's contacts with Russian officials. "But I take so much heat for nonsense that it probably overrode it", he added, indirectly referring to mounting controversies in his administration, including his firing Comey and an ...

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Studio analysis: How Ramos-Vinolas brought the best out of Djokovic

The record nine-time French Open champion inflicted a crushing defeat on Nikoloz Basilashvili in round three, dropping just one game in his most lopsided Grand Slam victory. Whoever comes out on top will then likely face a semi-final battle against Nadal, with the nine-time victor undoubtedly grateful he'll only have to face one of his two greatest challengers at Roland Garros .

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India are not invincible, says Kohli

Ahead of the encounter, not many gave Sri Lanka a chance at winning the game, however, the Lankans had other plans in mind. A brilliantly paced chase from Angelo Mathews' side saw them knock off 322 with eight balls to spare, the largest successful chase in The Oval's one-day global history.

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Trump, Tillerson send mixed messages on Qatar

Meanwhile, Reuters reports that the Turkish parliament "approved a draft bill allowing its troops to be deployed to a Turkish military base in Qatar", apparently in support of the Qatari government. The UAE's Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash said on Wednesday that the country could continue to impose further restrictions on Qatar if the GCC state refused to amend its policies.

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Stop funding terror, teaching hate: Trump to Qatar

Hopefully, it will be the beginning of the end of funding terrorism ... "The time had come to call on Qatar to end its funding - they have to end that funding", Trump said . Gargash also said further moves against Qatar were possible and warned against allowing Shi'ite Muslim power Iran to exploit the unprecedented rift between the mainly Sunni Muslim Gulf Arab states, some of which regard Tehran as a regional arch-rival.

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Japan enacts law allowing Emperor Akihito, 83, to abdicate

Because the lower house approved the bill last week, it now becomes law. The move clears the way for the accession of Emperor Akihito's son, Crown Prince Naruhito, probably late next year. Tokyo is reportedly considering December 2018 - when the emperor turns 85 - as a possible time for the abdication, according to Japanese daily The Mainichi .

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The UK Election Result Spells Bad News for the European Union, and Brexit

Others noted that the party now was one of the most socially conservative in Europe, having sought to maintain some of the continent's strictest restrictions on abortion and consistently opposed gay marriage. The Conservatives' campaign slogan - promising "strong and stable" leadership - rarely rang true during May's rocky campaign, and efforts to paint a Labour-led government as a "coalition of chaos" failed to stick.

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Two of Theresa May's closest aides quit following General Election result

Writing in the "Times" , she said: "What I could never work out was whether May condoned their behaviour and turned a blind eye or didn t understand how destructive they both were". The Guardian cited senior members of May's team as warning that anger had been mounting at the two chiefs of staff, in particular at Hill for her bullying behaviour.

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All options on Air India on the table, says aviation minister

The official, however, indicated this could be a long-haul process. The FIR added that for this purchase, loans were taken from both U.S. and Indian banks, further pushing the airline into holes of debts and huge losses. The Economic Survey 2017 recommended that the government privatize Air India. Now the CBI will go into various aspects of the merger. Asserting that the government is proud of Air India, Raju said the ministry would cooperate with the CBI in respect of cases related to ...

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Failed gambit: United Kingdom polls put paid to May's hard Brexit

The results confounded those who said the opposition Labour Party's left-wing leader, Jeremy Corbyn , was electorally toxic. Corbyn's Labour Party picked up 29 seats, embarrassing May after her decision in May to call the snap election .

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Trump offers to mediate Qatar crisis in call with emir

Qatar has backed Islamist movements but vehemently denies supporting terrorism. According to the same newspaper, those expressing support for Qatar online could face up to ten years in jail under Article 7 of the cybercrime law for "promoting terrorism".

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No Appetite to Challenge May Now, Tory Lawmakers' Spokesman Says

Frankly I can not see them accepting May, or whoever takes over from her, even threatening a hard Brexit as a negotiating trick. It remains to be seen whether this marks the return to the two-party system that dominated postwar British politics, or whether large numbers of people voted tactically this time, as some polling suggested might happen.

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How Many Kilroy Realty Corp (NYSE:KRC)'s Analysts Are Bullish?

Now the shares of Kimco Realty Corporation (KIM ) has the trading volume of 10.8 Million shares with the average trading volume of 6740 shares. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. As per Monday, August 24, the company rating was downgraded by Zacks. The firm has "Buy" rating by BTIG Research given on Thursday, August 25. Global Hunter Securities upgraded the shares of NE in report on Friday, August 21 to "Buy" rating.

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GST, fund inflows restore upswing in Indian equity indices (Market Review)

The NSE 50-share Nifty also down 16.65 points, or 0.17 per cent, to 9,647.25, after shuttling between 9,688.70 and 9,641.50. The 30-scrip Sensitive Index ( Sensex ) was trading 71.17 points or 0.23% lower during the early session. The euro eased 0.2% to $1.1193 against USA dollar. "The GST Council on Saturday last week announced that the rate on gold and gold jewellery would be at 3 per cent, while the import duty of 10 per cent, which will be over and above the 3 per cent, remains ...

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SBI raises Rs 15000 cr from QIP

The demand from domestic institutions, barring one large outfit, was Rs 8,500 crore and the overall demand from foreign institutions was over Rs 11,000 crore. "Plus we have plans for unlocking value by listing at least the life subsidiary". It may also consider some stake sale in its non-core assets including CCIL, NSE and UTI MF.

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RBI keeps repo rate unchanged at 6.25 percent

The SLR is the percentage of deposits banks must park in the Government securities. In a press briefing after the announcement of the rates, Patel disclosed that the MPC had turned down the Finance Ministry's invite for a discussion ahead of the panel's policy review meeting.

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Clinton slams New York Times, DNC, Comey

The word even made it into Urban Dictionary with the definition: "When you want to say "coverage" but your hands are too small to hit all the letters on your keyboard". Her remarks add the DNC to a seemingly endless set of people and groups she blames for her defeat, including Russian Federation, the Federal Bureau of Investigation, misogynists and the New York Times.

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Peacock takes out $500 in wine after crashing liquor store

At one point, it flew directly at him, then landed on a top shelf of the store, lined with expensive liquor bottles. "When that happened, I was like, 'Aw, this is about to be a big mess, '" Ghanem told the AP . "He got away with it". The peafowl desperately tried to avoid capture by flapping its wings and dodging the animal control officer's net. Tha is when the hilarity ensued, Mr Ghanem said.

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House to vote on sweeping rollback of banking rules

House Republicans approved a bill to rework the law in a 233-186 vote Thursday , though it is not likely to pass the Senate as smoothly. "While the intentions behind Dodd-Frank may have been good, the heaviest burdens of its expansive regulations and rules fell on Main Street, not big banks on Wall Street ", McKinley said in a statement .

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European Union presses Britain to get its act together for Brexit talks

The spectre of the decimation of the Labour Party was quickly shed away by the party under Corbyn , who announced one of the most radical election manifestos in recent history around the slogan 'For the many, not the few.' In contrast to Corbyn's hopeful campaign, the Conservative Party tried to sell fear, but their lead continued to fall.

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Uber moves to repair tainted image with 20 firings, 1 hiring

Attorney General Eric Holder into company culture and practices. Uber commissioned a pair of investigations after a widely circulated blog post written by a former employee in February alleged sexual harassment and discrimination.

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Angela Merkel expects Brexit talks to begin 'within days'

Germany's Chancellor said she wanted to get to work quickly on talks over Britain's separation from the European Union and was ready for the negotiations to start on 19 June. "From our side, we are ready for the talks, we are prepared (.) I understand that the United Kingdom is going to respect the timetable". "Britain is a member of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, so we have a lot of shared challenges to deal with, and that's the spirit we want to carry out these negotiations in".

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Why an Election Disaster is Good for British Stocks: Chart

Any outcome where Labour wins the most seats would push the pound up to $1.32 against the dollar overnight, Tombs argues. Currently, investors seem to worry that a weakened Conservative prime minister would not have the power to resist calls from some within the party who want a clean divorce from the European Union , even if that means losing privileged access to the European Union single market.

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Flight shares soar as pound sinks after election shock

Yields on 10-year gilts fell 3 basis points to 1.00 per cent. With the majority of seats counted, May's Conservatives had no way to win an outright majority in parliament . The probability of a clean divorce from the European Union, a so-called "hard Brexit", can play out in different ways. There was much less drama elsewhere, as the Japanese yen gave up early gains and eased to 110.20 per dollar JPY= .

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Theresa May to carry on as British PM

This effectively becomes a vote of approval or disapproval in the Tory-DUP deal and could also bring it down. The UK has witnessed another stunning result at the polls, with Theresa May's Conservative Party failing to retain its outright majority in parliament .

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Cosby jurors hear his worry about being seen as 'dirty old man'

Then prosecutors brought in a forensic psychologist and victim behavior expert to essentially normalize Constand's actions during and after the alleged sexual assault at Cosby's Cheltenham mansion in 2004. Proceedings will now pause for the weekend, with Cosby's defense set to mount its own argument next week. Cosby maintains the encounter at his suburban Philadelphia home was consensual.

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Trump welcomes Romanian president to WH

In an extraordinary broadside against a key US partner, President Donald Trump lambasted Qatar on Friday for funding terrorism "at a very high level" and insisted that it stop. The committee also sent a letter to Comey asking for any notes or memos in his possession about the discussions he had with Trump before being abruptly fired last month.


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