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Christie tees off on 'awful' United Airlines in wake of uproar

Christie tees off on 'awful' United Airlines in wake of uproar

Then United said a computer would randomly choose which passengers had to depart the already-boarded flight. She also wrote a letter to United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz to raise concerns over the v...

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Paytm in talks to raise over $1 bn funding from SoftBank

Paytm in talks to raise over $1 bn funding from SoftBank

Indian e-commerce space is a buzz with news reports that the largest player Flipkart is considering acquiring Snapdeal , especially since the latter's largest shareholder Softbank is keen to exit t...

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Donald Trump labels sexual harasser Bill O'Reilly 'a good person'

Trump said he didn't believe O'Reilly should have settled because he was a "good person" who had done nothing wrong . "You need a chief of staff, somebody you trust, a communication director saying...

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Michigan Equal Pay Day focuses on pay imbalance

They'll also need to publish information on the proportion of male and female employees in different pay bands, their gender bonus gap, and a breakdown of how many women and men get a bonus. That mean...

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United Airlines won't use police to remove passengers, says CEO

United Airlines won't use police to remove passengers, says CEO

He continues to be the center of worldwide attention as the new video shows him making it clear he could not give up his seat. United Airlines is doubling down on its apology after a Kentucky doctor...

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Bill O'Reilly Under Investigation by Fox Over Sexual Harassment Claims

Lisa Bloom, an attorney representing one of O'Reilly's accusers, went to rival network CNN to reveal that 21st Century Fox lawyers confirmed it would probe Fox News . "As far as I can tell, all of ...

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'Best banker in America' blamed for Wells Fargo sales scandal

She is also the former head of Wells Fargo Securities in the Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) region and CEO of Wells Fargo Securities International where she oversaw investment banking and ...

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Sterling is refusing to budge after its snap election surge

Labour has already said it supports an early election. Under the planned timetable, Britain is expected to formally leave the European Union in March 2019. Explaining her volte face, Mrs May told...

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Hard-line ex-leader Ahmadinejad stuns Iran with election bid

Hard-line ex-leader Ahmadinejad stuns Iran with election bid

Thank you! Your submission has been received! The controversial former president made the remarks to The Associated Press on Saturday in his office in northern Tehran, three days after he stunned Ir...

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Here's how the British press reacted to Theresa May calling an election

Explaining her change of heart, May said: "I have concluded the only way to guarantee certainty and security is to hold this election". She said that waiting until 2020 would mean the "most sensitiv...

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S. Korea downplays United States vice president's comments on FTA

S. Korea downplays United States vice president's comments on FTA

In a trip full of Cold War symbolism, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence traveled to the tense zone dividing North and South Korea and warned Pyongyang that after years of testing the U.S. Susan Thornton,...

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Does Laredo Petroleum, Inc. (LPI)'s current closing price competes the market?

Price Target plays a critical role when it comes to the analysis of a Stock. The sentiment direction can be an important factor when trying to gauge where the Street sees the stock moving. Mean EPS e...

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Activision Blizzard, Inc (NASDAQ:ATVI) & Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL)

Activision Blizzard, Inc (NASDAQ:ATVI) & Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL)

About 3.91 million shares traded. Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ: ATVI ) last released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February 9th. It has outperformed by 5.06% the S&P500. Finally, Barcla...

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BTIG Research indicated Pier 1 Imports PIR (NYSE:PIR) as 'Neutral'

BTIG Research indicated Pier 1 Imports PIR (NYSE:PIR) as 'Neutral'

A number of equities research analysts have commented on the company. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Pier 1 Imports from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $9.75 target price on the stock...

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Investment Research Analysts Opinion: Spirit Realty Capital, Inc. (SRC), SYNCHRONY FINANCIAL (SYF)

The share price of the stock surged 55.00% for the year. (SRC) is $12.36/share according to the consensus of analysts working on the stock, with an expected EPS of $0.07/share for the current quarter....

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InterContinental Hotels says 1200 hotels hit by malware

InterContinental Hotels says 1200 hotels hit by malware

IHG didn't say how many properties were affected, but guests can search by state and city to find out if their hotel was impacted and, if so, for what duration of time. "It is always advisable to rem...

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City of Odessa Easter egg hunt brings close to 3000 participants

He added that the event is run completely by about 100 volunteers that will ensure everything runs smoothly throughout the day. "I go back to my childhood", Ronquillo said. They found the Golden Egg...

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F1: I f****d it up, fumes Bahrain GP runner-up Lewis Hamilton

This was clear during Sunday's Bahrain Grand Prix where "team orders" were issued in Hamilton's favour at Bottas' expense so that the Briton could stay in the hunt for the title. "I see the point, but...

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Theresa May asks voters to trust her to deliver on Brexit

Theresa May asks voters to trust her to deliver on Brexit

The referendum vote gave a clear mandate to leave the European Union, but provided no clear mandate as to what voters expect from a post-Brexit world shaped by negotiations with the EU. The leading op...

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United Continental Holdings Inc Q1 Profit & Revenue Beat The Street

United Continental Holdings Inc Q1 Profit & Revenue Beat The Street

As if the last week hasn't been ugly enough for United Airlines , the company is preparing to report a big drop in profits on Monday. During the same period a year ago, the company posted $1.23 EPS. ...

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Israeli Cancels Family Visits to Palestinian Prisoners on Strike

Jailed Fatah leader Barghouti, who was sentenced to five life sentences for five murders plus 40 years for attempted murder, is believed to be one of the hunger strike leaders. "He is a convicted murd...

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Georgia's 6th Congressional District To Have A Runoff Election

Georgia's 6th Congressional District To Have A Runoff Election

Ossoff , as expected, was the top vote-getter by a wide margin in the special election to fill Georgia's sixth congressional district, but he pulled in shy of the 50 percent mark that would ndelve won...

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US oil climbs to five-week top on geopolitical tensions

US oil climbs to five-week top on geopolitical tensions

For the week ending March 31, 2017, the EIA reported that Cushing crude oil inventories rose by 1.4 MMbbls (million barrels) to 69.1 MMbbls-compared to the previous week. "There's a lot of heightened ...

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Stephen Colbert rips Steve Bannon for his 'total cuck move'

Several reports citing anonymous White House aides surfaced in that time period describing bitter fighting between Bannon and Trump's son-in-law and top adviser, Jared Kushner. The meeting- first...

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Buffalo gets 2019 Frozen Four, 2022 NCAA tournament

Buffalo gets 2019 Frozen Four, 2022 NCAA tournament

Quinnipiac previously hosted the event in 2014 when Clarkson defeated Minnesota to give the program its first ever national championship. "The MAAC membership and staff are very excited to again hos...

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Mayor de Blasio and Gov. Cuomo Release Tax Returns

Mayor de Blasio and Gov. Cuomo Release Tax Returns

De Blasio and his McCray declared a combined income of $220,651 a year ago, with nearly half of that ($106,000) coming from rent on two Brooklyn apartments they own. Meanwhile, the White House repeate...

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United passenger dragged off flight plans legal action

United passenger dragged off flight plans legal action

The only thing I would improve is making the drag and drop feature a little more reliable. Jim Corridore, an airline analyst for CFRA Research, said after "poorly handling a PR disaster", United's C...

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AT&T Center set to host 2022 NCAA men's basketball regional

AT&T Center set to host 2022 NCAA men's basketball regional

Other championships awarded to St. Louis included the 2020 NCAA Division II Spring Festival, which includes men's golf, women's golf, men's tennis, women's tennis, softball and women's lacrosse; the 2...

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NCAA's Frozen Four coming back to Boston in 2022

NCAA's Frozen Four coming back to Boston in 2022

The PPL Center seats about 8,500 people. Penn State has been selected to host at least nine NCAA championship events over the next five years, including the 2022 women's Frozen Four and both the 201...

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Notable Runners Western Digital Corp (NASDAQ:WDC), AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE:AME)

Notable Runners Western Digital Corp (NASDAQ:WDC), AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE:AME)

They now have a $105.00 price objective on the data storage provider's stock. Equity research analysts have given opinions on where they foresees the stock level. Western Digital Corp's dividend pay...

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