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Wells Fargo chops execs' pay $75 million more: accounts scandal

Number of employees fired due to sales practice violations. She saw her unit as a sales organization and took insufficient action when problems came to light, the report alleged. The influential In...

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Pence, speaking near the DMZ, delivers strong message to North Korea

After a two-month policy review, officials settled on a policy dubbed "maximum pressure and engagement", US officials said Friday. US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said President Donald Trump had bee...

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Teen retailer Rue 21 closing 400 stores; 4 in the Ozarks

Teen retailer Rue 21 closing 400 stores; 4 in the Ozarks

The retail chain made the announcement on its website saying it was a hard, but necessary decision. "We still have hundreds of locations across the country, and our website rue21.com, open for busines...

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Elon Musk Says Tesla Semi To Be Unveiled in September

Musk has telegraphed the company's future products several times before, most notably in last summer's " Master Plan, Part Deux ". Tesla sells its luxury electric vehicles directly to auto buyers - ...

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Trump signs repeal of USA broadband privacy rules

Trump signs repeal of USA broadband privacy rules

This Wednesday, the White House announced that President Donald Trump is willing to sign the revoking bill, however, it did not happen. President Donald Trump on Monday signed a bill that wipes aw...

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How United Airlines added insult to injury in Dr David Dao case

How United Airlines added insult to injury in Dr David Dao case

Under the change outlined in an internal April 14 email, a crew member must make must-ride bookings at least 60 minutes prior to departure. It also appears that the flight in question was not overbook...

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Portland center Jusuf Nurkic out for Game 1 of playoffs

The Blazers would prefer to forget that 135-90 debacle of a defeat at Oracle on December 17 - the largest Warriors' margin of victory in the rivalry. He hit 12 of his 20 shots and also had 10 rebo...

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Sensex retreats for 3rd day on muted global cues

The weakness remained for the third session as the 30-share index fell 88.32 points, or 0.30 per cent, to 29,373.13. However, the slide was arrested as a key macro-economic data point - Wholesale Pr...

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Flight compensation: Delta to offer almost £8000 to overbooked passengers

Flight compensation: Delta to offer almost £8000 to overbooked passengers

However, procedure specified by aviation watchdog Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) seeks to ensure that people are unlikely to be taken out of the plane like David Dao, the passenger on th...

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Why did USA really attack Syria?

Celebrating a miraculous victory on election night in 2016, Putin and his friends are now left missing Trump's predecessor. According to the AP, Lavrov accused the USA of launching an unlawful attac...

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Spears Sells 3577 Shares of Broadcom Ltd (AVGO) Stock

Sii Investments Inc. WI purchased a new stake in shares of Broadcom during the fourth quarter valued at about $234,000. Tracking the stock price in relation to moving averages as well as highs and low...

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Elon Musk Says Tesla Will Reveal A Semi Truck In September

Gracias, and Ira Ehrenpreis, all of whom were investors in SpaceX (of which Musk is also chief executive officer). On Thursday, Musk said in response to a Twitter question that the pickup tru...

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Wall Street 'Charging Bull' Sculptor: Remove 'Fearless Girl' Statue

Wall Street 'Charging Bull' Sculptor: Remove 'Fearless Girl' Statue

What do you think about the "Bull" artist claiming the "Fearless Girl" violates his rights? There was a time when Charging Bull was in a position similar to the Fearless Girl - waiting for the c...

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Tax Filing Deadline April 18, IRS Offers Last-Minute Tips

If you're among the almost 40 million Americans who have yet to file their 2016 tax returns, the good news is you get a few extra days to file. Hey, procrastinators: Don't freak out if you haven't f...

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Oil slides as US pumps more, but OPEC and North Korea loom

Oil slides as US pumps more, but OPEC and North Korea loom

Energy services firm Baker Hughes said on Thursday that drillers added 11 oil rigs in the week to April 13, bringing the total count up to 683. If the high level of compliance from the OPEC continue...

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'Charging Bull' sculptor is not a fan of 'Fearless Girl'

Di Modica at times became emotional during a press conference, and said the bull's message was supposed to be " freedom in the world, peace, strength, power and love ". NYC Mayor Bill De Blasio twe...

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Apple receives permit to test Self-driving cars on Public roads

An Apple spokesman declined to comment directly on the filing, pointing back to a statement the company made in November when it wrote to the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA...

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Get Bumped Off Delta Flight, You Might Get Up To $10000

Get Bumped Off Delta Flight, You Might Get Up To $10000

United Airlines has said it is changing its policy on booking its own flight crew on to its planes. The United Airlines incident has sparked outrage about the practice of overbooking in the airl...

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Trump Says It's Unlikely Russia Was Unaware of Syria Gas Attack

Trump Says It's Unlikely Russia Was Unaware of Syria Gas Attack

The attack is the latest diplomatic flashpoint between the West and Russian Federation, which backs Syrian dictator Assad, whom the Americans blame for gassing a rebel-held town and killing scores of ...

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Apple approved to test Self-Driving cars in California

The thing is, the permit is for the cars themselves, but actually applies to the technology behind the self-driving capability of those cars. In December, Apple had already written to the US Feder...

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In German deal, Panera price is $7.5B

In German deal, Panera price is $7.5B

JAB said it will follow the same format with Panera as it did with Krispy Kreme , converting them into a private company, retaining local management, headquarters and workforce. "In more than 25 ye...

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US VP Pence arrives near DMZ after failed N.Korea missile

US VP Pence arrives near DMZ after failed N.Korea missile

His national security adviser, H.R. McMaster, said the USA would rely on its allies as well as on Chinese leadership to resolve the issues with North Korea. At the weekend, North Korea's latest missil...

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Outraged over Kashmir youth being tied to moving jeep: CPI-M

Outraged over Kashmir youth being tied to moving jeep: CPI-M

Farooq Ahmad Dar was tied to the jeep to stop stone pelters, and paraded through villages of central Kashmir's Budgam district. "This is just so shocking!", he tweeted. Kashmir has been in a phase of ...

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Nepal President arrives on India visit

Nepal President arrives on India visit

She is accompanied by a 33-member delegation that includes Foreign Minister Prakash Sharan Mahat and Peace and Reconstruction Minister Sita Devi Yadav, five women MPs and senior officials. In the past...

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Air India plans stricter framework to tackle unruly fliers

Air India plans stricter framework to tackle unruly fliers

Air India fliers will now face fines and legal action in the event of unruly behaviour, the airlines has warned. "The draft guidelines are now with chairman and managing director Ashwani Lohani for ...

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New Playoffs, Same Problems For The Clippers

As unlucky as it is for him not to play 15 seconds of his first career playoff game, it pales in comparison to the luck that Paul doesn't have on his side. "Steph gets banged up the first game of the ...

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Knowing your rights when traveling on an overbooked flight

Knowing your rights when traveling on an overbooked flight

United Airlines will no longer use law enforcement officers to remove passengers from overbooked flights after global outrage erupted over a video showing a passenger dragged from one of its planes ...

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US Vice President Pence arrives near DMZ after failed N. Korea missile

He also met with American troops stationed at the joint U.S. Pence's talks with South Korea's acting president, Hwang Kyo-ahn, come as US President Donald Trump has warned he will not tolerate pro...

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Employees check-in policy changed after passenger's forcible removal

Employees check-in policy changed after passenger's forcible removal

United said the change is an initial step as it reviews policies in order to "deliver the best customer experience". United Airlines and the city of Chicago may find themselves the target of l...

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United Changes Crew Booking Policy in Wake of Passenger Incident

United Changes Crew Booking Policy in Wake of Passenger Incident

Bell stated that at that moment, he got "out of his seat and stepped on it and then the flight attendants threw it in the restroom". Adding that the change is "one of our initial steps in a review of ...

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