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Wells Fargo claws back millions from former execs

Wells Fargo claws back millions from former execs

The bank said it had canceled $47.3 million in additional stock options owed to former community banking chief Carrie Tolstedt , who had already lost $19 million in compensation. The CFPB and OCC, as well as the LA Attorney's Office, fined Wells Fargo $ 185 million and found the problems reported by the LA Times were actually a nationwide issue for Wells Fargo . Read More

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Trump to sign measures to review financial regulation

Trump to sign measures to review financial regulation

Asian shares mostly gained on Friday on prospects for tax cuts in the USA with markets cautious following a suspected terrorist shooting in Paris days ahead of presidential polls at the weekend in France. " The plan will pay for itself with growth ". The administration could try to pass a bill through reconciliation, which requires 50 votes to pass in the Senate. Read More

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WestJet to Fly Low-Cost Carrier by End of the Year

WestJet plans to enter the ultra-low-cost market to provide Canadian travellers with more no-frills, lower-cost travel options. The new service is subject to agreement with its pilots and any required regulatory approvals. But if you wanted to be fed on a flight that is more than 7,600 kilometres, it came at a cost, leading to complaints from fliers. Unlike traditional carriers, NewLeaf is a "indirect air service provider" - it sells seats, but partner company Flair Airlines operates the ... Read More

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Maria Sharapova French Open decision on Russian player on May 15

Maria Sharapova French Open decision on Russian player on May 15

Back on topic now, and it will remain to be seen how Maria Sharapova fares in her return to professional tennis after fifteen months out of the game thanks to a careless mistake she made very early previous year. While the No. 2 player in the world is on maternity leave, her peers may see this as a golden opportunity to capture a Grand Slam. And now Radwanska has called for Sharapova, a two-time French Open victor, to start from scratch rather than walk straight into the Roland Garros draw. Read More

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IHG reports major breach of card data

IHG reports major breach of card data

The UK-based InterContinental Hotels Group has confirmed that cash registers at more than 1,000 of its properties were infected with malicious malware created to steal customer debit and credit card data. It is unclear exactly how many IHG customers were affected by the data breach. The company says that data has cardholder name in addition to card number, expiration date, and internal verification code. Read More

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United misses deadline to answer senators on dragging

The CEO of United Airlines has asked for more time to give USA senators a full explanation of why a passenger was forcibly dragged off a flight, prompting national outrage. He first blamed the 69-year-old passenger who was dragged off by airport security officers, but later apologized repeatedly for United's handling of the situation. Read More

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Russian Supreme Court Bans Jehovah's Witnesses

Russian Supreme Court Bans Jehovah's Witnesses

In the run-up to the ruling on its liquidation, based on a lawsuit filed by the Russian Justice Ministry, the Jehovah's Witnesses group has repeatedly found itself in trouble with Russia's anti-extremism legislation. "Individual and community expressions of faith, and even private religious beliefs, are not safe from state-sponsored repression and coercion in Russian Federation today". Read More

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German start-up Lilium test flights 2-seater jet prototype

German start-up Lilium test flights 2-seater jet prototype

Lilium, founded in 2015, said it has completed a series of "rigorous flight tests" on its flying vehicle, "the first zero-emission electric plane capable of Vertical Take-Off and Landing [VTOL]". Lilium believes that it can obtain a range of around 186 miles from its battery and a top speed of about 186 mph as well. When the wing flaps are horizontal, all of the lift required to keep the Lilium Jet in the air is provided by air passing over the wings - as with a conventional airplane. Read More

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Sentence next for Volkswagen in US diesel emissions scandal

Sentence next for Volkswagen in US diesel emissions scandal

A federal prosecutor on Friday confirmed that the government plans to name former deputy USA attorney general Larry Thompson to serve as independent monitor of Volkswagen AG under a plea agreement over its diesel emissions scandal. emissions tests. Judge Cox denied requests from some Volkswagen customers for restitution as part of the criminal case. Neal argued that 95% of those who owned Volkswagen's with affected diesel engines are participating in the civil settlement that allows ... Read More

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Runoff in Georgia House race could test Trump, opposition

Democratic candidate for Georgia's Sixth Congressional Seat Jon Ossoff speaks to supporters during an election-night watch party Tuesday, April 18, 2017 , in Dunwoody, Ga. Ryan's most notable failure came over the last few months when he was unable to bring his party - and the Republican president - together to achieve the repeal of Obamacare, something they have been promising to do for almost a decade. Read More

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Back to the ballot box: UK lawmakers approve June 8 election

Back to the ballot box: UK lawmakers approve June 8 election

Professor John Curtice, Britain's leading election expert, says that despite May's strong showing in head-to-head opinion polls against Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn, a lot of Labour seats are still safe due to their demographics. The move has, in any case, been welcomed by the opposition with Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn , who stated the party would contest the government over its failure to fix the economy and public services. Read More

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Oil Stocks Collapsing Under the Crude Selloff

Distillate stockpiles, which include diesel and heating oil, fell by 2 million barrels, versus expectations for a 1 million-barrel drop, the EIA data showed. Brent crude has gained about 19 percent since OPEC chose to pare output, and the benchmark grade was 24 cents higher at $55.13 a barrel at 11:59 a.m.in London. Read More

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Rockwell Collins COL maintained as Hold By Canaccord Genuity

Rockwell Collins COL maintained as Hold By Canaccord Genuity

Now the P/E of Rockwell Collins Inc. Ltd. increased its position in shares of Rockwell Collins by 2.0% in the third quarter. The stock lost -1.39% in total of its share price. In an analyst rating update on Friday shares of Rockwell Collins COL (NYSE:COL) had their rating maintained by analysts at Canaccord Genuity. Rockwell Collins COL has 130,829,000 shares in issue which have a share price of 104.6 giving Rockwell Collins COL a market capitalisation of 13.68B United States dollars. Read More

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Netflix growth slows down

Netflix growth slows down

Growth is a very important part of Netflix's business. Q1 was the first quarter of consolidated profit for our global segment as profit growth in our more mature territories offset investments in newer markets. He noted that the company was up against a hard sequential comparison because the fourth quarter was particularly strong as some subscribers whose prices were raised as a result of the un-grandfathering of their plans signed back up. Read More

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Ashmore Group plc (ASHM) Given

Ashmore Group plc (ASHM) Given "Hold" Rating at Peel Hunt

Vonage Holdings Corp.is a provider of cloud communications services for businesses and consumers, and consumer and communication solutions across multiple devices. It has outperformed by 73.85% the S&P500. The number of shares Barclays PLC now has in issue is 16,956,400,000, which have a value of 206.6 per share calculating Barclays PLC's market capitalisation to 35.03B GBP. Read More

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US employers add just 98K jobs, as rate falls to 4.5 pct

US employers add just 98K jobs, as rate falls to 4.5 pct

There was a major storm in the North East and colder than usual temperatures. Meigs' unemployment rate for February was 10.2 percent, down from January's 10.9 percent. That lowered the year-on-year increase in wages to 2.7 percent. With the unexpected decrease, the unemployment rate fell to its lowest level since hitting 4.4 percent in May of 2007. Read More

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Government drops plan to raise probate fees

Government drops plan to raise probate fees

That issue remains unresolved and official spokespeople have so far declined to say if the scheme would be resurrected if the prime minister is re-elected with a significant majority, as seems to be broadly expected. The new system would also have seen the threshold below which no fee was payable increased from £5,000 to £50,000, lifting an estimated additional 25,000 estates per year out of the requirement to pay a probate fee. Read More

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United CEO: not to fire employees involved in passenger-dragging incident

This comes after a P.R. disaster in which a passenger was dragged off an April 9th flight in Chicago so extra crew members would have seats. All three are still suspended pending an internal investigation into their conduct. has supported him. Dr Dao's attorney said last week it was likely he would sue over the incident, in which Dao lost two front teeth, broke his nose and suffered a concussion. Read More

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MPs clear way for general election on June 8

MPs have voted overwhelmingly in favour of Prime Minster Theresa May's plea for an early General Election. If the election goes ahead, parliament would be dissolved on May 3 and the campaign would begin in earnest, just days after European Union leaders hold a special summit to agree a negotiating strategy for Brexit on April 29. Read More

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No One Will Be Fired For Dragging Incident: United Airlines

Airline executives said it was too soon to see any effect of the incident on leisure travellers, or on travellers from China, where the controversy sparked especially sharp criticism because of Dao's Vietnamese ethnicity. Dr David Dao was forcibly removed from another United Airlines plane on April 9 after refusing to give up his seat. So why can't we do the simple things right and fix this problem? In particular, Mr Apfel believes that the incident should prompt airlines to re-examine their ... Read More

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Ontario, Canada brings in foreign housing tax to cool market

Ontario, Canada brings in foreign housing tax to cool market

Harris also wondered whether the long-term impact of rent control might serve to make the rental market tighter. It's the fundamental contradiction in housing policy: one buyer's exorbitant home price is another seller's retirement plan. "You really want to protect tenants". Despite the focus on foreign speculators, the government has admitted it doesn't have good data on the real estate market. Read More

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National Football League star gatecrashes Sean Spicer's press briefing

In a recently released video by Patriots Devin McCourty and Chris Long , the players and lifelong Patriots fans explain the pride that they carry with the team and why they don't support President Trump and his administration. Still, one would think that Brady would give a little bit more notice if he planned on being with his family instead of partying at the White House. The visit came on the same day that Gronkowski's former teammate, convicted murderer and former Patriots tight end ... Read More

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Nintendo Switch Sells 906000 Units In March 2017 For North America

By contrast, Microsoft sold more than 2 million Xbox One units during its first 18 days of availability, while Sony sold 2.1 million PlayStation 4 units during the console's first 14 days, according to reports. The Nintendo Switch is selling fast and breaking records at Nintendo. All this comes shortly after the announcement that Nintendo would discontinue the NES Classic Edition, with the final shipments going out this month. Read More

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Trump promises to restore United States dairy exports to Canada

Scott Walker and New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, who urged the president to take action after Canada's sudden change in dairy pricing policy resulted in almost 100 Wisconsin dairy farms being dropped from their suppliers. The pricing agreement was a response to growing US exports of milk proteins that were not subject to Canada's high tariffs. USA prominence in the steel industry has been slipping for decades, and Mr. Read More

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World oil prices edge down over expected climb in USA output

Oil dropped the most in six weeks after a report showed US gasoline supplies increased for the first time since February, while crude output keeps rising. During the period, USA production has risen 3.4%, or by at least 300,000 barrels a day. The rising US crude production created fears on traders as the oil supply overhang is likely to continue, while recent gains in gasoline stocks has led demands to shrink. Read More

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H-1B a trade and services issue, will keep a close watch

H-1B a trade and services issue, will keep a close watch

Infosys, India's second-largest IT company, said it continues "to invest in the local communities in which we operate, including hiring local American top talent, bringing education and training to our clients to shrink the skills gap in the USA, and working with policymakers to foster innovation within states and across the country". Read More

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Mercedes gives team orders to Bottas

Mercedes gives team orders to Bottas

If anyone ever thinks I should feel happy with second, then I don't really know what to say. "It is great to know we have a strong auto and be able to fight for wins", the four-time champion said. "We will come back fighting". "Our generator broke on the grid and we couldn't bleed Valtteri's tyres so we were starting with the completely wrong tyre pressures on his vehicle", said Mercedes chief Toto Wolff. Read More

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