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Disturbance on LA-to-Hawaii flight brings Federal Bureau of Investigation, fighter jets

Los Angeles Airport police say a 25-year-old man with a Turkish passport who was arrested after walking through a door leading onto an airfield ramp provided an address in Santa Monica when questioned...

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Hawaii-bound passengers noticed unruly man before take-off

Hawaii-bound passengers noticed unruly man before take-off

Uskanil returned to his seat a short time later only to cause another stir roughly midway through the six-hour flight, when he allegedly began approaching the cabin with his laptop and what other pass...

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Mark Zuckerberg flashes back to Harvard acceptance

Mark Zuckerberg flashes back to Harvard acceptance

Zuckerberg famously left the respected institution of higher learning a few semesters short of being able to get his diploma in order to create the global force that is Facebook . "All right! Yes! Gr...

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Australia mulls laptop ban on flights from some West Asian countries

Some US and European airlines have been planning for a wider ban , industry officials have told Reuters . Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Deputy Secretary Elaine Duke will attend the meeti...

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OPEC Expected to Prolong Curbs to Ease Global Glut at Vienna Meeting

OPEC and other producers chose to reduce oil supplies by 1.8 million barrels per day for the first half of this year. - Oil prices dipped on Thursday, weighed down by plentiful supplies despite an ...

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London City will be first to install remote air traffic control

London City will be first to install remote air traffic control

The airport said the construction should be completed next year, which will be followed by more than a year of testing and training before it takes over from the existing original 30-year-old tower. L...

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Former FBI chief Mueller appointed to probe Trump-Russia ties

Attorney General Jeff Sessions had recused himself, given his close ties to Trump's campaign. Mueller, in a statement tweeted by CBS News , said, I accept this responsibility and will discharge it ...

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Alibaba's revenue hits US$23 billion

Alibaba's revenue hits US$23 billion

Net income attributable to shareholders rose to 10.65 billion yuan, or 60 USA cents per share, from 5.37 billion yuan in the year-earlier quarter. On Wednesday morning, meanwhile, Tencent reported ...

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Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (TSM)

Co. A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in the stock. Finally, Atria Investments LLC increased its stake in shares of Taiwan Sem...

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Special prosecutor named to probe Trump-Russia ties

Separately, McClatchy News Service reported Wednesday that before Mr Trump took office, Gen Flynn had blocked an Obama administration military plan, opposed by Turkey, against the Islamic State grou...

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OPEC Panel Looking At Deepening, Extending Oil Cuts

The deal between OPEC members and the 11 oil-producing nations outside OPEC is expected to be extended when OPEC meets on 25 May, noted Danske Bank in a research report . Consequently, the mark...

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Approval of President Trump drops to lowest since inauguration

Approval of President Trump drops to lowest since inauguration

Popular Video SNL is not a fan of the Trump administration, and it shows with every new skit they produce. The remaining 6 percent said they had "mixed feelings" about the president. That's a drastic ...

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S Carolina's unemployment rate drops slightly to 4.3 percent

The nation's unemployment rate fell in April to a almost 16-year low of 4.4 percent. Arkansas reported a rate of 3.5 percent, down from 3.6 percent in March. The last time the USA unemployment rate ...

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China to open market to United States beef

China to open market to United States beef

It also suggests still wider room for compromise. China has seen tremendous growth in beef demand over the last five years, and there's a lot of opportunity there for US beef , said Kent Bacu...

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DOJ reversal on drug prosecutions will fuel mass incarceration, undermine public safety

Sessions stated that the directive could interfere with the Bureau of Prisons' need to host more inmates in the future. "The murder rate has surged 10 percent nationwide - the largest increase since 1...

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French president to meet EU's Tusk, reveal minister picks

French president to meet EU's Tusk, reveal minister picks

Mrs Merkel called Mr Macron's visit an honour and a sign of the deep friendship between the two European powerhouses. "He'll represent the interests of his country; I'll represent the interests of Ger...

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Will Gap Earnings Breathe New Life Into the Company?

Will Gap Earnings Breathe New Life Into the Company?

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Gap from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $27.00 price target on the stock in a research note on Wednesday, January 25th. However its lowest r...

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FCC security manhandles a Washington reporter trying to ask a question

FCC security manhandles a Washington reporter trying to ask a question

CQ Roll Call reporter John Donnelly, who is chairman of the National Press Club's Press Freedom Team and president of the Military Reporters & Editors association, " said he ran afoul of plainclothe...

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Chinese-made Passenger Jet Takes Test Flight

Chinese-made Passenger Jet Takes Test Flight

The jet soon disappeared into the clouds with its skeleton crew of five pilots and engineers on board. Ma called on agencies and personnel involved in the maiden flight to persist in their efforts t...

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Acrospire Investment Management LLC Raises Stake in salesforce.com, inc. (CRM)

Several other hedge funds have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Jennison Associates LLC raised its position in salesforce.com, inc.by 3.2% in the third quarter. Salesforc...

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Average US 30-year mortgage rate slips to 4.02 percent

Average US 30-year mortgage rate slips to 4.02 percent

The majority of the panelists, 58 percent, see the decline in mortgage rates continuing while 42 percent expect mortgage rates to remain more or less unchanged over the next week. Bankrate .com, which...

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ICJ order great vindication of India's stand: Jaitley

Adding that "status quo" will be maintained, Pakistani Attorney General's office said, "We are determined to pursue this case to its logical end". In its plea to the court, India, represented by law...

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Deere & Company (DE) Reports Q2 Beat With 62% Gain On Bottomline

Deere & Company (DE) Reports Q2 Beat With 62% Gain On Bottomline

This morning, Deere & Co. reported second-quarter net income of $802.4 million. The revisions came as Deere reported "signs of further stabilisation" in market conditions, after a downturn fuelled...

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Singapore Airlines to re-integrate SIA Cargo division

Singapore Airlines to re-integrate SIA Cargo division

Looking forward, the carrier says it is braced for intense competition arising from excess capacity in major markets, alongside geopolitical and economic uncertainty, which continue to exert pressure ...

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Chelsea Manning Celebrates First Steps of Freedom on Instagram

Chelsea Manning Celebrates First Steps of Freedom on Instagram

Thank you so much, I want you to know you've been my hero since high school and I'm just so happy for you! "I'm figuring things out right now-which is exciting, awkward, fun, and all new for me", sh...

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Delphi joins BMW-Intel-Mobileye autonomous car partnership

Delphi joins BMW-Intel-Mobileye autonomous car partnership

The companies have already developed a prototype as part of an earlier collaboration with Delphi. Delphi Automotive PLC, an automotive parts manufacturing company, has been accepted to join an allia...

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Former US Rep. Anthony Weiner faces charges in sexting case

Weiner declined to speak to reporters as he left the courthouse. He signed a plea agreement with prosecutors in which he agreed not to appeal any sentence between 21 and 27 months in prison. The contr...

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Recent Analysts Ratings Applied Materials, Inc. (AMAT)

Recent Analysts Ratings Applied Materials, Inc. (AMAT)

The stock is now trading -24.90% below its SMA 50 and -34.16% below its SMA 200. Zooming out to the 200-day moving average , shares have been seen trading 28.62% away from that value. Price to Sale r...

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Novavax, Inc. (NVAX) has a Market value of 308.05 Million

As of March 31st, there was short interest totalling 59,358,979 shares, a decrease of 10.3% from the March 15th total of 66,200,808 shares. Investors measure stock performance on the basis of a compan...

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Sensex rebounds 209 points in early trade today

Sensex rebounds 209 points in early trade today

The Sensex was up by 76.17 points or 0.25 per cent at the Wednesday's closing. The benchmark index BSE Sensex was up 227 points or 0.75 percent at 30,661 in early trade after declining 0.7 percent o...

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Daydream standalone VR by Qualcomm

Daydream standalone VR by Qualcomm

In addition, the headsets will be truly standalone, in that they will not only not require using a smartphone or tethering to a personal computer to operate, such as is now the case with Facebook In...

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FCC votes to roll back net neutrality rules

FCC votes to roll back net neutrality rules

Led by FCC Chairman Ajit Pai, members of the federal agency voted 2-1 to pass the proposal to roll back the Obama government's 2015-decision that was created to regulate Internet service providers (IS...

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Worth Watching Stock Chico's FAS Inc. (CHS)

Earnings per share is the portion of a company's profit allocated to each outstanding share of common stock. Norges Bank acquired a new stake in Chico's FAS during the fourth quarter worth approximate...

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Barclays PLC Reiterates $45.00 Price Target for The Coca-Cola Co (KO)

Barclays PLC Reiterates $45.00 Price Target for The Coca-Cola Co (KO)

Cardinal Capital Management now owns 79,807 shares of the company's stock valued at $3,377,000 after buying an additional 1,899 shares during the period. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thurs...

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Cross-border aircraft rivals Bombardier, Boeing clash in trade hearing

Cross-border aircraft rivals Bombardier, Boeing clash in trade hearing

In addition to the Commerce Department investigation, the US International Trade Commission will run a parallel investigation to determine if the deal harmed US industry. Bombardier has made it clear ...

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Most Active Volume Stock: Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (HTZ)

A trend analysis is a method of analysis that allows traders to predict what will happen with a stock in the future. The company's market cap is $891.52 million. WARNING: "Hertz Global Holdings, Inc...

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Utah-based Vivint Solar to packages panels with Mercedes-Benz batteries

Utah-based Vivint Solar to packages panels with Mercedes-Benz batteries

Mercedes-Benz Energy, a unit of German carmaker Daimler AG (ETR:DAI) set up in 2016, and United States residential solar company Vivint Solar (NYSE:VSLR) are teaming up to launch a joint solar-plu...

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Oil rises on U.S. inventory draw as OPEC beckons

Brent for July settlement gained 6 cents to $51.88/bbl on the London-based ICE Futures Europe exchange. Crude dipped in Asia on Thursday as investors turned cautious on political risk after U.S. Som...

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I'm not picking a fight with the banks: Australia Treasurer tells CNBC

Among other losers were the nation's largest banks, which will face a new tax that will collect A$6.2 billion over the next four years. "Are you going to turn around and say in a few years" time to ...

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Oil Producers Have Consensus to Extend Cuts, 2 OPEC Members Say

Both investors and analysts are doubtful about the effects of the deal extension, with some suggesting it would have to be extended beyond the end of 2017 and others arguing that cuts won't do the t...

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