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Malaysia Airlines first to sign up for global flight tracking

Malaysia Airlines first to sign up for global flight tracking

The U.S. -based Aireon , FlightAware and SITAONAIR aviation industry firms developed a service - called FlightTracker - that will soon launch in which satellites are used to track planes in areas w...

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US 'Not Looking for Fight' With North Korea

The statement was made amid an escalation of tensions on the Korean peninsula with the South Korea and U.S. military reporting April 16th that they had witnessed what they believe to be a failed missi...

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BlackRock Beats Profit Estimates While Missing on Revenue

BlackRock Beats Profit Estimates While Missing on Revenue

Fink told CNBC earlier this month the company, which has $5.4 trillion in assets under management, is not substituting stock-picking computers for humans. "Core is driving flows", Fink said in an inte...

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Investors Catching Stocks Plug Power Inc. (PLUG)

Investors Catching Stocks Plug Power Inc. (PLUG)

The RSI oscillates between zero and 100. Plug Power Inc (NASDAQ:PLUG)'s stock had its "outperform" rating reiterated by research analysts at FBR & Co in a research report issued on Tuesday. The hi...

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Wells Fargo Announces Further Clawbacks Of Executive Compensation

For their failure to curb this bad behavior, "retired" CEO John Stumpf and former head of retail banking Carrie Tolstedt have had an additional $75 million in compensation clawed back. The settlemen...

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Jackets' Calvert banned 1 game for cross-check

He's stopped 114 of the 117 shots he's faced for a.974 save percentage and 0.91 goals-against-average against a Wild team that ranked second in the National Hockey League in scoring during the regular...

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Oil puts an end to its streak of gains

The consistent signalling of increased supply, however, hasn't completely offset the impact of production cuts agreed between OPEC members and Russian Federation previous year that have taken 1.8 mill...

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EPA seeks to derail cleanup of coal power plant pollution

MI lawmakers railed today against an unconfirmed report that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency could be considering closing its Region 5 office in Chicago . Important Environmental Protectio...

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Democrat leads in special Georgia congressional election; final count delayed

With 18 candidates in the race, Ossoff benefitted from united Democratic support, and a reported $8.3 million fundraising haul. Republicans were served another reminder of President Donald Tru...

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International Monetary Fund raises global growth forecasts

Last week, Christine Lagarde , the I.M.F.'s managing director, cautioned in a speech of a "sword of protectionism" that she said threatened to put a damper on the world economy's ability to expand....

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May goes for broke with election call

May goes for broke with election call

I would also offer a scenario in which Labour loses heavily, but perhaps not as badly as the current polling suggests, and Jeremy Corbyn stays on as leader. Labour, the second-largest party in Parliam...

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Barracuda Networks slides 16% as investors fret renewal rate

Barracuda Networks slides 16% as investors fret renewal rate

Barracuda shares rose 1.7% after hours. Over the last three months, insiders have sold 1,023,370 shares of company stock valued at $24,337,877. In addition to Imperial Capital reporting its price ta...

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Trump's 2016 tax returns won't go publice because of audit: White House

Trump's 2016 tax returns won't go publice because of audit: White House

The demonstrations came just days before Tuesday's deadline for taxpayers to file their returns. Others helping organize the events Saturday included labor unions and activist groups such as MoveOn....

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PetSmart Wants To Acquire Online Pet-Food Retailer

PetSmart Wants To Acquire Online Pet-Food Retailer

The deal seems like the type of bet-the-company acquisition by a traditional retailer that commerce-focused venture capitalists have been betting on for some time. Among its many campaigns, it sends h...

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China says Ivanka Trump trademark requests handled properly

China says Ivanka Trump trademark requests handled properly

That same day, China grants her company preliminary approval for three trademarks that confer monopoly rights to sell Ivanka brand jewelry, bags and spa services in the world's second-largest econom...

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Centre taking steps to get Mallya back to India: Venkaiah Naidu

Tuesday's initial hearing set the preliminary stage for the extradition proceedings. Mallya, whose now-defunct Kingfisher Airlines owes more than Rs 9,000 crore to various banks, had left India on M...

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Justin Trudeau finally unveils Canada's pot legislation

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has repeatedly said the goal is to restrict access of marijuana to minors and choke off profits from sales to organized crime. Persons younger than 18 found with small ...

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U.K. Snap Election in 6 Weeks, Announces PM

The opposition has welcomed May's announcement with Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn stating that the party "will be offering the country an effective alternative to a government that has failed to rebuild...

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Pentagon to test ability to shoot down North Korean missiles

The tests are taking place over the Pacific because that's where the test ranges are large enough to accommodate them. North Korean officials, though, have dismissed calls for the missile tests to s...

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Air Canada apologises for bumping 10-year-old from flight

Air Canada apologises for bumping 10-year-old from flight

They spent hours on the phone with Air Canada to correct the issues, then drove to the airport, only to be told the flight was overbooked. Mrs Doyle added: 'We're spending hundreds if not thousands ...

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Syria war: USA 'disappointed' at Russia's Syria stance

President Trump ordered the cruise missile strikes on the airfield Thursday evening in response to a deadly chemical attack that the United States has blamed on al-Assad's regime. Johnson said Tillers...

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Democrats needed a win. They didn't get one in Georgia

Despite Mr Ossoff's better-than-expected performance, the Republican party is expected to mount a much stronger campaign for the run-off in June, and is likely to back Ms Handel, a former secretary ...

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Why United Airlines CEO Met With Chinese Diplomats After David Dao Incident

Kirby said United was able to trim its capacity in the past partly by using small regional jets to fly between major markets, such as Newark to Atlanta, instead of using them to fly mostly to small ...

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Not guilty pleas entered for two accused men in BC polygamy trial

Not guilty pleas entered for two accused men in BC polygamy trial

The legal battle dates back to the 1990s when investigations of the isolated religious sect were prompted by allegations that Bountiful residents were involved in multiple-wife marriages, described as...

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Swift Transportation Co (SWFT) Upgraded at Longbow Research

Swift Transportation Co (SWFT) Upgraded at Longbow Research

The volume of the particular stock is the shares bought and sold in a single trading day. The company reported $0.29 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.31 by $0.02. Baird issued...

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Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE:CMG) QI & Valuation Watch

Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE:CMG) QI & Valuation Watch

Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. has raised its prices by 5 percent at some of its locations. Marathon Partners Equity Management Llc acquired 55,500 shares as Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc (Call) (CMG)'s ...

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Amazon launches Fire TV stick with voice remote in India

Amazon launches Fire TV stick with voice remote in India

Speaking at the launch, Amit Agarwal, Senior Vice President of Amazon India, said, "We started Prime with unlimited fast delivery and then added unlimited access to Prime Video at no additional cost"....

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NKorean official: US, Trump are 'making trouble'

NKorean official: US, Trump are 'making trouble'

The officials weren't authorized to speak publicly on the results of the policy review and requested anonymity. U.S. Vice President Mike Pence has visited the Korean Demilitarized Zone Monday and la...

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Fed Minutes: Members Split Over Need For Faster Rate Hikes

Fed Minutes: Members Split Over Need For Faster Rate Hikes

Clearly inflation indicators over the next two months will be a crucial factor in determining the balance of power within the FOMC. "While the balance sheet commentary was a bit more hawkish than ex...

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The Switch Is Nintendo's Fastest-Selling Console In The US Ever

Nintendo said it sold roughly 906,000 units of the Switch in the US throughout March. The most popular game for the Switch, The Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild , sold 925,000 copies in the...

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