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Queen Elizabeth II turns 91

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II celebrated her 91st birthday quietly Friday, with no formal engagements planned, Reuters reported . Now, Elizabeth II is set to celebrate another big milestone. The Queen , who has earned £1.7million in prize money as an owner in British flat races since 2013, has two horses running at the spring meeting today - meaning a possible return for Her Majesty to the Berkshire racecourse. Read More

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Oil markets on path to recovery due to Opec deal

Oil markets on path to recovery due to Opec deal

Latest data from the Energy Information Administration showed US output rose to 9.25 million barrels a day last week, the highest level since August 2015. Inventory data is scheduled for release by the American Petroleum Institute at 4:30 p.m. EDT (2030 GMT) on Tuesday, followed by the official EIA report at 10:30 a.m. Read More

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European Parliament President: "New UK government could reverse Brexit"

When asked in an ITV television interview whether Corbyn was a realistic candidate as prime minister, Labour lawmaker Helen Goodman said: "I don't think that this election is about changing the government". Mr Farron was speaking as he visited the Manchester seats of Gorton and Withington, two of a string of Remain-voting Labour strongholds in the North West of England which the Lib Dems hope to snatch from Mr Corbyn's party. Read More

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Ousted Fox host O'Reilly could get $25 mn

Ousted Fox host O'Reilly could get $25 mn

After an investigation by The New York Times , the publication reported that it had found at least five women who claimed to have been victims of sexual harassment by O'Reilly. O'Reilly had recently re-signed a new contract with Fox that will pay him as much as $25 million for cutting him loose. The announcement comes just days after O'Reilly was outed from Fox News in a $25 million exit deal. Read More

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Physician dragged off flight settles with United

United didn't reveal the amount of its settlement with passenger David Dao. Munoz said last week no one would be fired over the incident - including himself. - Sending displaced passengers or crew members to nearby airports, putting them on other airlines or arranging for vehicle transportation to get them to their destinations. Read More

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'Aussie values': 457 visa will go

'Aussie values': 457 visa will go

The new citizenship laws will also require permanent residency for at least four years, and if successful, new citizens will have to demonstrate their "integration" into Australian society by providing evidence of joining clubs, being employed, and enrolling children in school. Read More

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How Trump's tax plan could affect you

California famously has high income tax rates, particularly for the wealthy. Rich people, including Trump, tend to report a lot of business income, Williams said. Repeal the alternative minimum tax: The AMT is an alternative method of calculating federal income tax that runs parallel to the ordinary method. It dates back to economist Arthur Laffer's infamous curve of the 1970s and '80s, and, later, to the concept President George H.W. Read More

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Details on Trump's Tax Reform Plan to Be Announced Next Week

Details on Trump's Tax Reform Plan to Be Announced Next Week

According to The New York Times , Treasury officials were taken aback, and White House aides subsequently clarified Trump's comments and said the plan would be a "broad" outline. Asked if that would include rules against tax-driven foreign corporate deals known as inversions, Mnuchin said: "It's one of the significant things and one of the things we would be looking at". Read More

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US media group Time Inc. opts to stay independent

US media group Time Inc. opts to stay independent

A Time Inc . statement said it had not sought any strategic tie-up but had "evaluated a number of expressions of interest" before chose to stick with its plan. We have over 250 million social followers, and approximately 30 million paid subscriptions. The board also affirmed that Time remained on track with its financial outlook for the year. Read More

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'Not a Good Idea': Sanders on Obama's Reported $400000 Wall Street Speech

'Not a Good Idea': Sanders on Obama's Reported $400000 Wall Street Speech

President Obama is now a private citizen and he can do anything he wants to but I think it's unfortunate, " said Sanders, while adding the word "unfortunate" a third time in his reply to Dennis. "I was troubled by that", said Warren, writes Yahoo News . But, there is no way to pretend that taking this kind of money from people that he and his party paint as evil is anything but hypocritical. Read More

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Trump claims he will pay

Trump claims he will pay "more" under his own tax plan

The AMT is a separate tax calculation meant to ensure that richer people don't avoid paying most or all of their taxes by claiming multiple deductions and credits. The plan would reduce federal revenue by $3.1 trillion in the first decade of going into effect and by $2.2 trillion in the second decade before considering macroeconomic feedback. Read More

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Chicken nuggets order ended flight of Facebook murder suspect

It marked a violent end to the almost 48-hour multistate manhunt for Steve Stephens , whose case brought another round of criticism down on Facebook over how responsibly it polices objectionable material posted by users. During the chase a trooper rammed into his vehicle. She then saw officers approach the vehicle. "They had their guns out, but when he shook his head, they lowered their guns". Read More

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Smurfit Kappa Group Plc Declares Dividend of €0.58 (SKG)

The new price target implies a potential downside of -0.23% from the company's last stock close price. Several equities research analysts have recently issued reports on SKG shares. Fuller & Thaler Asset invested in 0.1% or 475,368 shares. Its down 0.16, from 1.38 in 2016Q3. It is negative, as 59 investors sold FISV shares while 308 reduced holdings. Read More

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Jefferies Group Equities Analysts Lower Earnings Estimates for Baker Hughes Incorporated (BHI)

Jefferies Group Equities Analysts Lower Earnings Estimates for Baker Hughes Incorporated (BHI)

FineMark National Bank & Trust boosted its position in shares of Baker Hughes by 116.7% in the third quarter. There are 1 sell rating, 16 hold ratings, 14 buy ratings on the stock. The firm owned 6,903 shares of the oilfield services provider's stock after selling 60 shares during the period. Hsbc Holdings PLC increased its position in shares of Baker Hughes by 2.0% in the third quarter. Read More

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Cardinals sweep doubleheader from Blue Jays

Cardinals sweep doubleheader from Blue Jays

And sure enough, the Cards pounced on them early, scoring at least one run in each of the first four innings to jump out to a 6-0 lead. He lasted 6 1/3 innings, yielding nine hits and four runs while issuing a walk and whiffing four. He struck out 10, double his previous season high, and walked just one batter. He is batting.455 at the plate so far (4-for-9). Basically, that second loss to the Cardinals has some metaphorical meaning for how their season might go: the Jays started out ... Read More

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Deutsche Bank Q1 profits rise as legal costs dwindle

Deutsche Bank Q1 profits rise as legal costs dwindle

Analyst's mean target price for DB is $14.10 while analysts mean recommendation is 4.00. It represents a security's price that, if achieved, results in a trader recognizing the best possible outcome for his investment. Revenue is the amount of money that a company actually receives during a specific period, including discounts and deductions for returned merchandise. Read More

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FCC chairman proposes overturning net neutrality rules

Pai said in prepared remarks. "It was illogical for the F.C.C.in 2015 to abandon that light-touch approach and instead regulate the internet under an 80-year-old law created to set rates for the rotary-dial-telephone era". This dramatically expanded the FCC's authority over the Internet, which was praised by consumer advocacy groups. President Trump's personal views on net neutrality are less clear. Read More

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United Airlines to testify at hearing after violent video surfaces

And as Munoz has repeatedly done in recent days, he apologized to customers and said he took full responsibility for what happened on Flight 3411, including the forcible eviction of David Dao. Since drastic times call for desperate measures , United Airlines thought it was appropriate to call the police to physically drag the man out of the plane while publicly humiliating him. Read More

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United Airlines Incident Leads To Changes In Industry

Politicians in Washington and elsewhere have called for a ban on overselling flights. The airline will thus join JetBlue, which does not overbook flights. The settlement was announced the same day United detailed promised policy changes aimed at preventing similar situations, part of a broader internal review of what happened on Dao's flight and the airline's policies on oversold flights announced after the airline was initially criticized for being slow to apologize. Read More

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11 killed in overnight violence in Venezuela

This was a big move toward the United States, as GM is the America's largest automobile producing company, and the Venezuelan government has now seized that factory's assets, bank account, and plant. The government responded as repressing the protests with rubber bullets and tear gas. Three others were fatally shot and an additional death was reported in the city, but details were not immediately available. Read More

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Le Pen steps down as leader

Le Pen steps down as leader

His support base is in the west of France, and major urban settlements, including the Ile-de-France region that includes Paris . We've got some. But we don't really hear much from them or about them. Under this banner, he or she must unite all the French. With 97 per cent of votes counted, Macron received 23.9 per cent of the votes and Le Pen 21.4 per cent. Read More

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'No Nostradamus' Klitschko foresees win over Joshua

We know Klitschko looked lethargic against Tyson Fury - which put a worse spin on his previous unimpressive display against Bryant Jennings - but we don't know if the 41-year-old Ukrainian is completely over the hill. The latter, who enters with 18 wins and 18 knockouts in 18 professional fights, is being pegged as the favorite against Dr. Steelhammer , who shockingly fell to Tyson Fury in his last fight. Read More

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Southwest will stop overbooking flights, CEO says

Mobile phone footage of the April 9 confrontation on board a plane at Chicago's O'Hare Airport sparked widespread public outrage over the treatment of Mr Dao. The company said it plans to reduce how many flights it overbooks - a common airline practice that ensures there are as few empty seats as possible - and create a call center to handle overbooking problems. Read More

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A new high: Poll finds record support for pot legalization

Perhaps the most surprising of the study's findings is that a majority (53 percent) of Americans say that alcohol - nice, legal alcohol - is in fact more risky than marijuana. The Yahoo-Marist poll found that, out of the respondents who have tried pot at some point, 65 percent are parents. The growing acceptance of legal marijuana comes as states continue to challenge the federal government's insistence that marijuana is a unsafe drug with no therapeutic value and a high potential for abuse. Read More

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The Kansas City Chiefs select Patrick Mahomes with the 10th overall pick

The Kansas City Chiefs select Patrick Mahomes with the 10th overall pick

From now until then is the ideal amount of time needed to develop a Mahomes. "He's got some work to do". And so we have to be patient with him. "We just thought with what we do, Mahomes would fit in well". Most importantly, they excited a fan base. The zenith came past year in a late October game against Oklahoma in which Mahomes went 52 of 88 for 734 yards and 5 touchdowns, adding 2 more touchdowns on the ground. Read More

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United Crew Can No Longer Bump a Boarded Passenger

United Crew Can No Longer Bump a Boarded Passenger

A spokeswoman for the airline told BuzzFeed News it became effective immediately. "This is one of our initial steps in a review of our policies in order to deliver the best customer experience ", said the spokesperson. On Thursday, United released another statement reiterating its apology to the afflicted customer and promising "immediate, concrete action" to prevent any similar incidents. Read More

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