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United Airlines chief executive set to testify before Congress

United Airlines chief executive set to testify before Congress

Faced with a public relations crisis, United has offered a series of intensifying apologies since Dr. Dao suffered a concussion and a broken nose, and lost two teeth, as he was forcibly removed from a flight he had paid for. The airline chose to place the four staff members on Flight 3411 and started asking for volunteers to give up their seats, offering an $800 travel credit plus cost of meals and hotel accommodations, according to the investigation. Read More

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Tanker explodes on I-75 in Dayton

Tanker explodes on I-75 in Dayton

The fire burned for hours and smoke could be seen for miles around the downtown area. At around 4:45pm, police began receiving reports of a vehicle going the wrong way on I-75, which crashed head-on into the tanker truck. "We have multiple thoroughfares that are shut down here, all lanes on 75 are shut down at this moment", said Lt. Mark Ponichtera. "We do have a hazmat response as a result of that". Read More

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United Airlines Provides 'Amicable Settlement' For Dao Incident

Cellphone video of the confrontation aboard a jetliner sparked widespread public outrage over the treatment of Dao. According to a report by the Chicago Department of Aviation, James Long, one of the officers who pulled Dao from his seat, said the latter was physically and verbally abusive and was flailing his arms until the 69-year-old lost his balance and struck his mouth on an armrest. Read More

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Mnuchin: Trump tax-cut plan about

Mnuchin: Trump tax-cut plan about "unleashing economic growth"

The mortgage interest and charitable contributions deductions would stay, but that wouldn't matter if numerous 600,000 Long Islanders who itemize could no longer do so. Claudia Tenney, a conservative-leaning Republican who represents parts of central NY, said until the state overhauls its own tax codes, New Yorkers "cannot afford" to lose their itemized deductions because the benefit offers state residents one of their few forms of tax relief. Read More

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Beyond 100 days, Trump faces more legislative challenges

Trump's rally Saturday is taking place in a state that no Republican had won in a general election since George H.W. Bush in 1988. During an evening trip to Pennsylvania, one of the states that propelled his unlikely election victory, Trump planned to sign an executive order directing the Commerce Department and the USA trade representative to conduct a study of US trade agreements. Read More

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Tony Blair: Theresa May will be PM 'if the polls are right'

Brexit barely featured in the final Prime Minister's Questions before voters go to the polls in June, despite being the reason the election was called, according to Ms May. "That's why our currency is down 15%". Toynbee wrote in yesterday's paper : "That could rally some weak Labour Brexiters, and encourage remainer Tories to hesitate before gifting their vote to extreme hard Brexiteers". Read More

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United Avoids Lawsuit Settling With Flier Dragged From Plane

United Avoids Lawsuit Settling With Flier Dragged From Plane

United also debuted 10 new policies on the same day the settlement was reached, which include the termination of law enforcement's role outside of safety and security aboard flights. David Dao to be removed with compensation. The incident was caught on camera, which later went viral online. Initially, United CEO Oscar Munoz blamed Dao for being "disruptive" and "belligerent" - a stance the airline quickly backed down from. Read More

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Dish Revenue Misses Estimates, Loses More Subscribers Than Expected

Dish Revenue Misses Estimates, Loses More Subscribers Than Expected

Wunderlich maintained it with "Sell" rating and $48 target in Wednesday, September 9 report. About shares traded. DISH Network Corp (NASDAQ: DISH ) has risen 22.07% since September 21, 2016 and is uptrending. A total of 2.77 million shares exchanged hands as contrast to its average trading volume of 2.87 million shares. The stock recently closed its previous session at $65 by showing a percentage change of 2.69% from its previous day closing price of $63.3. Read More

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Alphabet Inc Shares Surge On Earnings, Revenue Beats

The bulk of revenues for Other Bets came way Nest, Verily and Google Fiber, Ruth Porat, CFO of Alphabet and Google, said on Thursday's earnings call. Ad revenues were $21.4 billion, a 19 percent increase over Q1 2015. The company's approach to the market is to be one Google, Pichai said. Google parent Alphabet Inc last night posted a surge in profit and revenue as its core advertising business continued to grow at an extraordinary rate. Read More

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Facebook makes AR push, launches VR app

He also briefly mentioned Facebook's plans for the future , and confirmed that development is underway on a revolutionising computer interface that is capable of 'mind reading'. Draw 3D objects with virtual markers, video call your friends outside of VR, and share selfies of your VR memories on Facebook . You can check out the Frame Studio tool right now on Facebook . Read More

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100 days in, Donald Trump says he has brought about 'profound change'

He went on to slam several global agreements he has either criticized or pulled out of - including the Trans-Pacific Partnership, which he withdrew the USA from, and the Iran nuclear deal, which is under review. Trump said he put coal miners back to work, lifted restrictions on oil production and had taken "historic steps to secure our border". The last president to skip the event was Ronald Reagan, and that was only because he was recovering from an assassination attempt. Read More

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French presidential foes take spin battle to tumble-drier factory

French presidential foes take spin battle to tumble-drier factory

France hasn't been the centre of the world since the First Empire of Napoleon Bonaparte. (Onwards!) party structure as a "movement" transcending the left-right divide. "Macron goes into the second round on a carpet of rose petals with nearly total support from the French mainstream media, elites, trade union organizations, entrepreneurs", she said in an interview on the TV channel France 2. Read More

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Curtis Banks Group PLC (CBP) To Go Ex-Dividend on April 27th

Among 5 analysts covering HB Fuller ( NYSE:FUL ), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 74% are positive. Unilever PLC had 237 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has "Buy/Neutral" rating by Goldman Sachs on Friday, September 4. The stock has "Hold" rating by SBG Securities on Wednesday, July 20. JP Morgan maintained Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (LON:RB) on Wednesday, January 6 with "Overweight" rating. Read More

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Early French Presidential Polls Show Macron In Double Digit Lead

Early French Presidential Polls Show Macron In Double Digit Lead

Macron finished the first round of voting nearly one million votes ahead of Le Pen, which meant her odds of winning the French Election shot out from 5/2 to 6/1 overnight. Le Pen and Macron are due to go head-to-head in the second and final round of the Presidential election on May 7. Marine Le Pen has announced that she is temporarily stepping down as president of her far right National Front party, in a move she hopes will attract more voters. Read More

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Trump agrees to renegotiate NAFTA with Mexico, Canada

PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP: Canada - what they've done to our dairy farm workers is a disgrace. But by Thursday, a lot of them were unsure whether Trump will fulfill that promise. "What we've talked about over the last couple of days is trade and I've been emphasizing that NAFTA has been improved a dozen times over the last 20 years". Read More

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FCC Chairman launches process to reverse net neutrality rules

Earlier in the day, Pai shared with his fellow FCC commissioners a proposal to reverse what he called the "mistake" of regulating broadband providers under Title II of the 1934 Communications Act. In addition to reversing the Title II decision, Pai proposed eliminating the "so-called Internet conduct standard", which he claimed gave the FCC "a roving mandate to micromanage the Internet". Read More

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Economic growth slows to 0.7%

Economic growth slows to 0.7%

It was the worst quarterly performance since the first quarter of 2014 when the economy contracted at a 1.2 per cent rate. Trump has targeted spending on infrastructure, cuts in taxes and deregulation as a way to achieve the goal of faster growth of the economy. Read More

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Analysts Set Talktalk Telecom Group PLC (TALK) Target Price at $201.08

Analysts Set Talktalk Telecom Group PLC (TALK) Target Price at $201.08

It has outperformed by 9.47% the S&P500. In analysts report sent to clients and investors on Friday, 28 April, JP Morgan Cazenove restate their "Overweight" rating on shares of Schroders PLC (LON:SDR). The company has market cap of 8.52 billion GBP. It operates in two divisions: Aerospace and Flexonics. It has a 10.95 P/E ratio. The Company provides a range of pork, gourmet sausages, cooked meats, cooked poultry, charcuterie, hand-cured and air-dried bacon, gourmet pastry products and ... Read More

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Sigurdsson equaliser damages Manchester united top four hope

Sigurdsson equaliser damages Manchester united top four hope

Lukasz Fabianski was adjudged to have brought down forward Marcus Rashford in the area and captain Rooney slotted home the subsequent spot-kick to hand Mourinho's side a controversial lead just before half-time. You can not be punished because we play the League Cup final, you play the final and then you have to play the (other) game in midweek. I am more than happy with the players, they gave everything they could. Read More

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May to drum up support in Scotland

The poll suggested 49 per cent of Scots are against a referendum being held between the Autumn of 2018 and the Spring of 2019, the timeline proposed by Scotland's first minister Nicola Sturgeon. Ms Sturgeon said only a few days ago that "this election is not deciding whether or not Scotland is independent". Although Scotland rejected independence in the 2014 referendum, this was before Brexit. Read More

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Deal reached on funding government through Sept.

Deal reached on funding government through Sept.

Trump did obtain $1.5 billion for border security measures such as additional detention beds. The House and Senate have until midnight Friday to pass a spending bill to avert a government shutdown. House Republicans have struggled in recent weeks to keep their members focused on spending as White House officials and conservatives pressed leaders to revive plans for a vote on health-care legislation. Read More

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Trump Tax Plan Leaves Congress, Ryan With 'Heavy Lift'

The potential for such a drastic increase in the deficit would make the "the likelihood of its passage through Congress slim", the JPMorgan economists said. The administration reiterated its plan Wednesday for a one-time tax reduction for US companies to repatriate cash from their foreign subsidiaries. If it were dedicated to infrastructure spending, it could attract votes from Democrats. Read More

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