United moves to ease criticism with settlement, new policies

Earlier Thursday, United submitted its version of the incident and listed a number of changes to certain customer service policies. Earlier, the airline officials have said that they would no longer ask law enforcement officers to remove passenge... More..

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A Historic But Unsurprising Election In France
by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

A Historic But Unsurprising Election In France

Members of the National Front have hit out at Macron, claiming he will not be strict on France's borders and leave the country vulnerable to further terror attacks. Throughout the election campaign, Le Pen ha...More..

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Anthony Joshua: Joshua, Klitschko Set to Unify Boxing Heavyweight Division

Joshua was seven years old when Klitschko (64-4, 53 KOs) turned professional in 1996 following his Olympic gold medal success in Atlanta earlier that year. "If Wlad is able to control distance and keep AJ at...More..

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Doctor dragged off United flight settles with airline

It said Flight 3411 to Louisville, Kentucky, was oversold by one ticket, but a volunteer gave up his seat. United Airlines (UA) has settled with Dr. United became the worst company in the world, Dao is suing,...More..

Chiefs snag QB Mahomes after deal with Bills
by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

Chiefs snag QB Mahomes after deal with Bills

Andy Reid will go about things differently. The Chicago Bears drafted their quarterback of the future, grabbing North Carolina's Mitchell Trubisky with the No. Reid will not give his offense to the current v...More..

Jaitley promises no surprises in GST rate fixation
by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

Jaitley promises no surprises in GST rate fixation

The finance minister said the Council is of the opinion that any benefit accruing from lower tax rates under GST should be passed on to consumers. "And that's not a principle that can be seriously contested", h...More..

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United passenger dragged from plane reaches settlement with airline

They note that the condition was agreed upon by both the attorneys and their client. Demetrio, in a news release, also praised United CEO Oscar Munoz and said he did do the right thing in regards to this in...More..

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Trump Tax Plan Could Lead To Tax Increase For Some NYers

Trump's plan would also slash taxes on corporate cash parked overseas, but it was unclear whether they would stimulate a surge in investment and job creation in return. President George W. Bush's 2001 and 2003 ...More..

Liberals, Greens, NDP vie for votes in BC leaders debate
by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

Liberals, Greens, NDP vie for votes in BC leaders debate

Liberals have drawn attention to more than $650,000 the NDP got from the United Steelworkers past year, a US based worldwide union with roughly 40,000 members in Western Canada. Asked about the references to hi...More..

Amit Shah begins ``Vistaar Yatra``, marks grand arrival in Jammu and Kashmir
by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

Amit Shah begins ``Vistaar Yatra``, marks grand arrival in Jammu and Kashmir

Earlier, BJP state president Sat Sharma had confirmed Amit Shah's visit to the state saying, "Shah will be visiting Jammu and Kashmir for two days on April 29 and 30". "My tour will focus on taking stock of our...More..

Basaveshwara jayanthi: PM Modi launches digital version of 'vachana'
by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

Basaveshwara jayanthi: PM Modi launches digital version of 'vachana'

He is following the ideology of RSS. "I hope people come forward to fight against what Muslim daughters are going through and resolve the issue". "I urge the people of Muslim community to not politicise the i...More..

The Coca-Cola Co (KO) Stake Increased by Pinnacle Financial Partners Inc
by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

The Coca-Cola Co (KO) Stake Increased by Pinnacle Financial Partners Inc

Wsfs Capital Management LLC purchased a new position in shares of The Coca-Cola during the fourth quarter worth approximately $687,000. Northern Trust Corp boosted its position in shares of The Coca-Cola by...More..

Alphabet (Google) grows more than expected and eliminates doubts about advertiser leaks
by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

Alphabet (Google) grows more than expected and eliminates doubts about advertiser leaks

The Google umbrella covers the company's enterprise cloud, software and data management products. GOOG shares were trading around $916 each while GOOGL share were trading around $935 a piece, both up almo...More..

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Ferrexpo Plc (FXPO) To Go Ex-Dividend on May 4th

Susquehanna Gru Limited Liability Partnership reported 16,240 shares. Jpmorgan Chase & Communication has invested 0% in Schroders plc (LON:SDR). Wells Fargo And Commerce Mn holds 0% or 2,653 shares in its portf...More..

Appeals court upholds decision to block Anthem bid for Cigna
by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

Appeals court upholds decision to block Anthem bid for Cigna

Anthem , however, called the decision a disappointment. Today's rejection of ANTM's argument that the trial court had failed to sufficiently weigh the company's claim that billions of dollars in cost savings ...More..

Relief for Jaganmohan Reddy as court refuses to cancel bail
by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

Relief for Jaganmohan Reddy as court refuses to cancel bail

The court did not agree with the contention of the CBI that Jagan had tried to influence the key witness in the case by carrying his interview in Sakshi channel against the CBI. These investments were as part o...More..

Google parent Alphabet's profit up 29% on ad sales
by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

Google parent Alphabet's profit up 29% on ad sales

The non-advertising revenue of Google, consisting of the Play store, Pixel smartphones, and the cloud computing business also went up dramatically by 49.4 percent in the quarter to reach $3.10 billion. Google...More..

US GDP growth slows to a crawl in Q1 2017
by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

US GDP growth slows to a crawl in Q1 2017

The U.S. central bank lifted its overnight interest rate by a quarter of a percentage point in March and has forecast two more hikes this year. But, "Just because people feel happy doesn't mean they will act ...More..

Seth Meyers & Stephen Colbert Take On Donald Trump's First 100 Days
by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

Seth Meyers & Stephen Colbert Take On Donald Trump's First 100 Days

Because it was reported recently that President Trump has appointed fewer than three-dozen of the top 1,000 officials he needs to run the federal government. "The 100 day report card is on the way, and like eve...More..

by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

B.C. New Democrat leader heads to Vancouver Island for today's campaign

Christy Clark asked Ottawa to ban thermal US coal shipments passing through B.C. ports after the Americans imposed an average tariff of 20 per cent on Canadian softwood lumber this week. Lumber Coalition that l...More..

First quarter GDP shows sharp slowdown in economic growth
by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

First quarter GDP shows sharp slowdown in economic growth

The US economy slowed dramatically in the first three months of the year, according to official data . Additionally, the report notes that the current-dollar GDP increased 3.0 percent, or $137.9 billion, in ...More..

by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

Bigger Revenues, Losses at Alphabet's 'Other Bets' in Q1

Extrapolated across a year, this quarter's revenue would mean "other revenues" would now be a roughly $12 billion business for Google. Google CEO Sundar Pichai (pictured) said on the call with financial ana...More..

Amazon's Jeff Bezos is impressed with India story, says we are the
by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

Amazon's Jeff Bezos is impressed with India story, says we are the

On Thursday, Jeff Bezos , CEO of the world's largest online retailer, Amazon, saw $3.3 billion added to his wealth, following his company's impressive performance.Dangote, Africa's richest man and president of...More..

by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

Trump tells NRA: 'You have a true friend' in White House

The NRA spent more than $30 million to help Trump get elected. During his speech, the President vowed to "never, ever infringe" on the right of the American people to bear arms. To stir up some NRA cheers, Tr...More..

by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

Google parent Alphabet's profit up 29 percent on strong ad sales

Alphabet , the holding company that includes Google , posted $24.8 billion in revenue, beating the $24.2 billion Wall Street expected , and up 22 percent year-over-year. Kargman pointed out that 80% of digita...More..

Oil prices fall early Thursday on oversupply
by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

Oil prices fall early Thursday on oversupply

The US WTI crude oil futures were trading down by 0.5% at Dollars 49.32. The global crude oil prices, after a slight rise on Tuesday slipped down in Wednesday's trade. The data released by the American Petrol...More..

GM Says Autonomous Driving Is Closer Than You Think
by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

GM Says Autonomous Driving Is Closer Than You Think

Analysts say GM makes $10,000 or more on each big SUV and pickup as people load them with options. Top-line versions with leather seats, sunroof and advanced safety electronics sell for more than $65,000. GM's ...More..

Canada, Mexico win NAFTA breathing space
by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

Canada, Mexico win NAFTA breathing space

Trump said it was his privilege to update NAFTA through renegotiation. "And I think we'll be successful in the renegotiation, which frankly would be good because it would be simpler" than killing NAFTA. He has ...More..

Here's What Advertisers Should Note From Google Parent Alphabet's Earnings
by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

Here's What Advertisers Should Note From Google Parent Alphabet's Earnings

The company's earnings rose 29 per cent to $5.4 billion while revenue climbed 22 per cent to $24.8 billion. Alphabet's shares traded 4.4% higher after the close of regular Thursday trading. That may not be a ...More..

United Airlines reaches 'amicable settlement' with dragged passenger David Dao
by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

United Airlines reaches 'amicable settlement' with dragged passenger David Dao

United Airlines, which on Thursday reached a settlement with the passenger dragged off his flight, said on Thursday that it will not ban overbooking but seek to reduce it. The incident arose from a comm...More..

Trump Tax Plan Would Hit Blue States Hardest
by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

Trump Tax Plan Would Hit Blue States Hardest

The florist has a range of possibilit. The Trump administration plans to "hold listening sessions" throughout May to get comments on its plan, according to the White House. Though specifics are still unclear,...More..

by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

Trump seeks to expand drilling in Arctic, Atlantic oceans

It's the final nail in a coffin filled with Obama administration climate change policies that Trump has systematically prepared for dismantlement over his first 100 days in office. Legal challenges would also r...More..

by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

Claims about Trump's tax plan don't hold up

Christine Ries , an economics professor at Georgia Tech, said the plan boosts income, innovation and job creation by changing incentives and reducing tax burdens on pro-growth activities. But despite the White ...More..

by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

Trump says was 'Psyched to Terminate NAFTA' but Reconsidered

He says because of America's far greater economic clout, Trump could force Canada to make big concessions. "They (Liberals) clearly have worked to build relationships with counterparts in the US but I think t...More..

Behind Eric Thames, Milwaukee Brewers have red-hot offense
by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

Behind Eric Thames, Milwaukee Brewers have red-hot offense

Manager Craig Counsell said the injury wasn't serious and Thames reiterated that afterward, much to the relief of Brewers fans everywhere. Even with a bumper crop of runs, Peralta (4-1) kept things interestin...More..