Economy

'Charging Bull' Creator Plans to Fight NYC on 'Fearless Girl' Statue

While Di Modica is taking issue with the permitting process of "Fearless Girl", it should be noted that he too installed "Charging Bull " on Wall Street in the middle of the night without a permi...

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US Air Force's Fifth-Generation F-35A Fighter Jets Arrive in Britain

US Air Force's Fifth-Generation F-35A Fighter Jets Arrive in Britain

F-35 jets are set to be deployed to Europe on a permanent basis in the beginning of 2020s. " These aircraft, plus more importantly, the men and women who operate them, fortifies the capacity and capab...

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JA Happ exits with apparent injury for Blue Jays against Orioles

JA Happ exits with apparent injury for Blue Jays against Orioles

He's set to go in for an MRI on Monday, at which point the severity of his elbow issue will be determined. Facing incoming reliever Joe Biagini , Jones then singled to right and appeared to get sna...

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Maple Leafs look to ramp up pressure on Capitals

Washington Capitals right wing Justin Williams (14) scores against Washington Capitals goalie Philipp Grubauer (31) in front of center William Nylander (29) during the second period in Game 1 of a...

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US national security adviser says North Korea missile test provocative

Vice President Mike Pence is warning in a visit to the Demilitarized Zone dividing North and South Korea that the North Korean people and military "should not mistake the resolve of the United State...

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Realmuto's RBI double in 9th helps Marlins beat

Gsellman walked two in the first inning, and both scored on Ozuna's two-out grand slam. Making his first career appearance on the mound, Martinez gave up a single but retired the other three hitters o...

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Significance of Passion Week from Palm to Easter Sunday

Among the Catholic faithful, Easter also marks the end of a 40-day long period of fasting or Lent, observed by devotees. Love is as strong as death. It is as real as Jesus standing in front of Mary ...

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United staff will no longer take seats of boarded passengers

And flight crews have to make must-ride bookings at least 60 minutes prior to departure. After the blunder of the initial incident on Sunday was compounded by one botched response after another, the C...

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People Won't Fly United If Another Airline Has An Identical Flight

United is reacting to pressure from the public-relations fiasco that blew up after the video spread on social media. United Airlines has changed its policy regarding the seating of staff members in ...

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RBI retains key rate at 6.25%; ups reverse repo, cuts MSF

RBI retains key rate at 6.25%; ups reverse repo, cuts MSF

At the 6 April policy review meet, the RBI kept repurchase or repo rate-at which it lends to banks-unchanged at 6.25% but increased reverse repo rate to 6% from 5.75%. While 25 basis points rise in r...

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United CEO: 'This Will Never Happen Again on a United Airlines Flight'

United CEO: 'This Will Never Happen Again on a United Airlines Flight'

United Airlines told ABC News that it offered passengers up to $800 in compensation to voluntarily give up their seats on the flight so that four crew members could board. An attorney who represents D...

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'Back' at it: Dustin Johnson playing Wells Fargo

'Back' at it: Dustin Johnson playing Wells Fargo

Winkle said that Johnson was always planning on an extended break after the Masters. The Wells Fargo is expected to be Johnson's first tournament since he won the WGC-Dell Match Play Championship on...

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Lucid Air hits 217 miles per hour during testing

Lucid Air hits 217 miles per hour during testing

Lucid says the 217 miles per hour top speed, which was achieved on a 7.5-mile oval track, was actually software limited. Aside from a pricing announcement last month, EV startup Lucid has stayed re...

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NY state approves plan for free college tuition

NY state approves plan for free college tuition

These students have another choice, though: pay back their college tuition fees. A student will need to complete 30 credit hours per year to maintain the award. And it'll cost the state about $163 m...

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Delta lifts cap for voluntary bumping to $9950

The flight the family was on had 60 stand-by passengers hoping to get a seat, and after hours of delays the airline began offering sweeteners to any volunteers who would give up their ticket. It has t...

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United says it won't use police to remove passengers

United says it won't use police to remove passengers

In his most contrite statement yet, he promised a full review by the end of the month "to fix what's broken so this never happens again". The United CEO issued an apology to all of its passengers ov...

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Apple plans to test self-drivings cars in California

Apple plans to test self-drivings cars in California

Despite major staffing shakeups in its autonomous driving project a year ago, Apple is reportedly gearing up to unleash cars equipped with its driverless technology on California's public streets. S...

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Job growth whiffs badly in March; unemployment rate falls to 4.5%

Total nonfarm payrolls in February were revised lower to 219,000 from 235,000 prior; the BLS tends to significantly revise the first two jobs reports of the year to account for the weather. This sur...

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Iran boosts gas production from underwater field

Iran boosts gas production from underwater field

Qatar, which started extracting oil from the field in 1991, has already drilled more than 300 wells with the help of worldwide oil giants. The South Pars gas field, whose development has been divide...

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Australia, India to up security, maritime ties

Energy was a strong focus of Turnbull's speech, in a visit that sought to put in motion a possible free-trade agreement with India, the ABC reported . Amid Chinese aggressive policies in South China ...

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The kid was fantastic - Rashford display delights Mourinho

The kid was fantastic - Rashford display delights Mourinho

Chelsea struggled to deal with the pace and movement of Lingard and Rashford, as Mourinho avenged October's 4-0 league defeat at Stamford Bridge in fine style. But they could only manage four shots of...

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Trail Blazers C Nurkic out for Game 1

The ten blocks also more than tripled Portland's total. These two teams met in the Western Conference Semifinals in the previous playoffs and they tend to create some memorable moments. The game w...

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China's economic growth passes predictions

The growth in January-March in the world's second-biggest economy, according to data released on Monday, was an improvement from the previous quarter's 6.8 per cent pace and surpassed economists' fore...

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Pence meets with Asia allies amid North Korea tensions

Pence arrived in South Korea over the weekend, hours before North Korea launched its missile test, which according to the US Pacific Command "blew up nearly immediately". "The president has no further...

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March Jobs Report: Unemployment Rate Falls but Hiring Slows

March Jobs Report: Unemployment Rate Falls but Hiring Slows

Payroll processor ADP estimated that businesses added a booming 298,000 jobs. However, the unemployment rate fell from 4.7% in February to just 4.5% - the lowest since May 2007. Both the previous mo...

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Blues top Wild 3-1, grab 3-0 series lead

The Blues starter has allowed two goals on 78 shots through the first two games, an incredible feat considering Allen's struggles earlier in the year. The Blues have been to the playoffs in six straig...

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Sculptor of Wall Street's "Charging Bull" Demands Relocation of "Fearless Girl"

According to NBC New York , Di Modica believes that "Fearless Girl" alters the creative dynamic of " Charging Bull ". Now, Di Modica says, "Fearless Girl"'s placement transforms the bull from a symb...

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North Korean missile explodes on launch, US and S. Korea say

Pacific Command said, hours before U.S. Vice President Mike Pence landed in South Korea for talks on the North's increasingly defiant arms programme. It wasn't immediately clear what kind of missile...

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Des Moines to participate in Equal Pay Day campaign

Census data by the National Partnership for Women & Families. The National Partnership says MI has the ninth largest cents-on-the-dollar gap in the nation. Tuesday is national equal pay day , and...

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United Airlines incident - legal or not?

United Airlines incident - legal or not?

David Dao being dragged down the aisle of the United plane during Sunday's flight from Chicago to Louisville. United Airlines has come under fire after a video showing police officers dragging a...

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