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Richard Solomons to Retire, Succeeded by Keith Barr as IHG CEO

Upon joining the company in 2000, Keith Barr has held numerous positions across the Americas, Asia, Middle East and Africa, and Greater China regions. InterContinental Hotels Group PLC is a hotel comp...

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US economy likely slowed last quarter, but rebound expected

US economy likely slowed last quarter, but rebound expected

While the slowdown was owed partly to transitory forces and seasonal-adjustment issues, weakness in consumer spending raised concerns about a lagging economy. GDP for the first quarter usually underpe...

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Ryan Seacrest new Kelly Ripa co-host on 'Live'

The day after the announcement, Ripa did not appear on Live , causing speculation that she was protesting the network's parent company, Disney. She hinted at the news in an Instagram post on Sunday...

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His support for black colleges remains 'unwavering'

His support for black colleges remains 'unwavering'

In February, Trump invited more than 60 HBCU presidents into the Oval Office, where he signed an executive order proclaiming his support of the schools. But Politico adds that Trump's particular...

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Warren Buffett Says Berkshire Hathaway Stock May Start Paying Dividends

Wells Fargo spokesman Mark Folk said "we agree" with Buffett's comments, and have taken "decisive actions" to fix the problems and "make things right for customers". And this year, those who made the ...

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US House approves bill to repeal Affordable Care Act

Almost every major medical group, including the American Medical Association and the American Hospital Association , and the AARP advocacy group for older Americans, strongly opposed the Bill. Anyo...

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Interior IDs 27 monuments for possible end to protections

The 111-year-old Antiquities Act grants presidents the authority to create national monuments from federal land to protect its historic, cultural and scientific significance, and the Supreme Court h...

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National Hockey League roundup: Ducks storm back to beat Oilers

The 20-year-old Art Ross Trophy victor wasn't hanging his head after his team dropped both contests at Rogers Place and rather expressed an air of confidence on Thursday given Edmonton's 4-1 record ...

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Ascena Retail Group Inc. (ASNA) has a 52-week low of $3.53

The ANN segment offers feminine classics and fashion choices, sold primarily under the Ann Taylor and LOFT brands. (VCRA) stake by 15.21% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. RBC Capital Markets maintained ...

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Fresh horses await Derby winner Always Dreaming in Preakness

Fresh horses await Derby winner Always Dreaming in Preakness

Further still, he gave a first victory to the team of Pletcher and Velazquez, each of whom had won once before without the other, Velazquez in 2011 aboard Animal Kingdom. Classic Empire , sent off a...

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Windstream declares 15-cent quarterly dividend

Windstream declares 15-cent quarterly dividend

Enterprise service revenue - $516 million, up 5 percent from the same quarter a year ago. Windstream Holdings, Inc.'s ( WIN ) witnessed a loss of -3.42% in recent trading period with closing price ...

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United States growth hits three-year low at start of 2017

The last time first quarter expansion was more disappointing was a 1.2 percent drop in 2014. Today's report shows the fourth year in a row that the advance release of first quarter GDP has been ...

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SC experts say GOP health care bill likely to affect you

It's a longtime goal for many conservatives. Said Ryan, "We've been dreaming of this since I've been around". But it is not a consensus position in the party. Or ending the ban on lifetime caps or p...

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Japan to contribute $40 million to new ADB fund

Japan to contribute $40 million to new ADB fund

Swati Dandekar, the USA representative to the ADB's resident board of directors, was among the political appointees Trump ordered to return home when he became president. He said since ADB has complet...

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North Korea accuses US, South Korea of plotting assassination attempt

North Korea has conducted numerous missile tests this year. "We will ferret out and mercilessly destroy to the last one the terrorists of the U.S. CIA", the article warned. The U.S. Embassy in Seoul w...

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After ban, Turkish Airlines to offer laptops to VIP travellers

After ban, Turkish Airlines to offer laptops to VIP travellers

When she arrived at her seat, 22C, someone was already there, so a flight attendant allegedly checked her boarding pass and seated her elsewhere without further investigation. "If they would have made...

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Significant Movements: Delcath Systems, Inc.'s (DCTH)

Delcath Systems, Inc.'s Quick Ratio shows the value of 0.9. Delcath Systems, Inc. (DCTH ) has a market capitalization of 6.41 Million which suggests the company is a huge company further suggest...

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John Daly holds on for 1st PGA Tour Champions win

John Daly holds on for 1st PGA Tour Champions win

Perry shot 69 and Tommy Armour 67 to tie for second. John Daly overcame a nervy finish to clinch his first professional victory in over 13 years at the Insperity Invitational in Texas. Moments later...

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Federal Reserve meets as economic picture darkens

Federal Reserve meets as economic picture darkens

The dollar is gaining some ground against its major rivals Wednesday afternoon, after the Federal Reserve wrapped up its two-day policy meeting. Household spending rose only modestly, but the fundam...

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Euro hits six-month high against dollar

Euro hits six-month high against dollar

Meanwhile, the Pound is strengthening after early results from the UK's local council elections has suggested the Conservatives have seen a huge surge in support, with Labour, the Liberal Democrats an...

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Centrica PLC (LON:CNA) Issued With 'Sell' Rating At Deutsche Bank

The company was maintained on Wednesday, June 1 by Goldman Sachs. In an analyst report sent to investors and clients on today, Peel Hunt reaffirmed their Add rating on UBM Plc (LON:UBM)'s stock. The...

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Boomtime for billionaires as mega-rich shrug off Brexit anxieties

Boomtime for billionaires as mega-rich shrug off Brexit anxieties

The only top 20 entrants to have suffered a loss this year are Guy, George and Galen Junior Weston and family who sit in seventh position. The wealthiest 1,000 people and families have a total wealt...

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Capital Bank Financial Corp's (CBF) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods

Keefe, Bruyette & Woods reaffirmed a "hold" rating and set a $40.00 target price on shares of Farmers Capital Bank Corp in a report on Friday, April 21st. This represents a $0.40 dividend on an annual...

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IPL 2017: Delhi Daredevils Captain Karun Nair Hails Rishabh Pant, Sanju Samson

IPL 2017: Delhi Daredevils Captain Karun Nair Hails Rishabh Pant, Sanju Samson

After playing such an outstanding innings, Pant missed clinching his first IPL century, the sadness was visible on his face and it seemed as if the teenager did not want to walk himself out of the g...

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Massive Tax Cut To Bring Jobs: President's Weekly Address

Massive Tax Cut To Bring Jobs: President's Weekly Address

This equation is the transversality condition for a government budget. Math is not on their side. As for Republicans, they would achieve all this discord in the enemy camp without much financial p...

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Indian troops in Kashmir wound at least 4

Indian troops in Kashmir wound at least 4

Quoting the unidentified Indian Army officials, the PTI reported that the boy named Ashfaq Ali Chauhan, who is the son of a retired army soldier from AJK, was found moving "suspiciously" near the LoC...

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'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2' blasts off with $145M debut

'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2' blasts off with $145M debut

The " Guardians of the Galaxy " sequel has a lot of cameos from big stars, from Sylvester Stallone to David Hasselhoff. In this movie, the Guardians are hired to protect an alien race, but in th...

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House Committee Grills Airlines In Wake Of United Passenger Dragging

House Committee Grills Airlines In Wake Of United Passenger Dragging

Neal Dunn of Florida. Transportation Committee Chairman Bill Shuster said lawmakers want answers about customer-service policies and what is being done to improve service for the flying public. Rep....

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Warren Buffett says coal won't make a comeback

Berkshire Hathaway Inc Chairman Warren Buffett fumed Saturday that health care costs are eating away at the US economy like "tapeworm" and said the Republican approach to overhaul Obamacare is a tax c...

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GOP health victory may be fleeting as wary Senate awaits

GOP health victory may be fleeting as wary Senate awaits

Republican Sen. Susan Collins of ME says there seems to be more questions than answers about the consequences of the House health care bill. "That's a fact", he also said. The legislative victory to...

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California Family Kicked off Delta Flight after Argument over Toddler's Seat

Brian told KABC-TV's "Eyewitness News " that he informed a flight attendant that he originally bought a seat for his 18-year-old son, Mason, but made a decision to put the child on an earlier flight...

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US rig count rises 7 this week to 877; Texas up 6

US rig count rises 7 this week to 877; Texas up 6

The offshore count, now at 19 overall, is down five rigs year over year. The count is up 111 percent from 415 one year ago. One rig was listed as "miscellaneous". This week's count came as several pub...

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Google targeted by email scam impersonating Docs service

Google targeted by email scam impersonating Docs service

Hackers have launched a sophisticated phishing attack against users of Google's Gmail service. If you're a Gmail user and receive an email saying someone you don't know is sharing a Google Doc wit...

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Chinese Competition To Boeing 737, Airbus A320 Marks First Flight

China is touting the C919 as a rival to single. Thousands of guests cheered as the plane left the runway in Pudong International Airport on Friday, with top officials, representatives of the Chinese...

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1st large Chinese-made passenger jet makes its maiden flight

Then there is also the daunting task of selling the jet in a global market dominated by Boeing and Airbus. The "C" in the aircraft's name stands for both China and COMAC (Commercial Aircraft Corp of...

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How Cassandra Sainsbury was caught in Colombia

How Cassandra Sainsbury was caught in Colombia

They are hoping to have her sentence reduced to four years instead of the maximum 20 years. Her Colombian-based lawyer has said she told him she was tricked and given the headphones by a man she kne...

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Delaware State Trooper Shot Dead, Suspected Murderer Killed in Standoff with Police

Delaware State Trooper Shot Dead, Suspected Murderer Killed in Standoff with Police

A struggle ensued and the one of the men shot the trooper multiple times before escaping, McQueen added. Other than a 2013 arrest in Volusia County, Florida, Sealy does not appear to have a crimin...

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United Airlines reaches settlement with doctor violently removed from plane

United Airlines reaches settlement with doctor violently removed from plane

Dr. David Dao has reached an amicable settlement with United Airlines for the injuries he received in his April 9th ordeal, which was captured on video and viewed worldwide. Lawyers for Dao had bee...

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Is SunPower Corporation (SPWR) Buy Now?

Waste Mgmt Inc Del now has $31.39 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.01% or $0.01 on April 25, reaching $34. About 643,361 shares traded. It has outperformed by 24.52% the S&P500. Its down 0.24,...

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He's back! Bill O'Reilly on air Monday

Former Fox News CEO Roger Ailes stepped down from the company following accusations of sexual harassment from several women, including journalist Megyn Kelly, who hosted "The Kelly File". His websit...

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