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Author: 0 United offers refunds to passengers who saw doctor dragged off flight

Dao's lawyers filed an emergency request with an IL state court on Wednesday to require United Continental Holdings Inc and the City of Chicago to preserve video recordings and other evidence related to Sunday's incident, which would be a precursor to a lawsuit.

Business Melania Trump reads 'Party Animals' at Easter event
Author: 0 Melania Trump reads 'Party Animals' at Easter event

The president welcomed his young guests and promised them that the nation was getting stronger, bigger, and better. Melania Trump kicked off the celebration with the President and Barron . If Trump did skip out on the Easter Egg Roll for some Passover powder, it was clearly not out of any Jewish aversion to the Christian holiday. Melania and Donald Trump were super-cute at the Easter Egg Roll.

Author: 0 United Airlines not to fire employees who dragged passenger

He and other executives vowed to treat customers with dignity, and said that what happened to Dao will never happen again. Munoz also said the airline would no longer summon law enforcement, as it did in the Dao situation, unless it was a matter of safety or security.

Business Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) & Newfield Exploration Co
Author: 0 Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) & Newfield Exploration Co

The company was maintained on Friday, January 15 by UBS. JPMorgan Chase & Co. has a 52 week low of $57.05 and a 52 week high of $93.98. (NYSE:JPM) on Wednesday, November 9 to "Neutral" rating. the EPS stands at 1.65 for the previous quarter, while the analysts predicted the EPS of the stock to be 1.52, suggesting the stock exceeded the analysts' expectations.

Author: 0 Steady pace for voting in Georgia's 6th District

Unofficial return numbers as reported by the Washington Post show Ossoff with 48.6 percent; Handel got less than 20 percent of the vote, but the threat of a Democrat in a seat that has always been held by the Republicans will surely be enough to mobilize the party into action.

Business IMF revises up 2017 global economic forecast
Author: 0 IMF revises up 2017 global economic forecast

The report stressed the need for credible strategies in advanced economies and emerging market and developing ones to tackle a number of common challenges in an integrated global economy. The report also said regional GDP growth of South Asia is expected to rise from 6.7% in 2016 to 6.8% in 2017, and 7.1% in 2018. The updated growth forecast is a welcome sign after years of a slow global recovery from the 2008 financial crisis.

Author: 0 EPA seeks to derail cleanup of coal power plant pollution

The EPA also said it is putting a hold on requiring compliance with the rule, and will also ask the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit to halt lawsuits over the rule . "We must work together to protect the natural resources we all know and love", he said. In 2013, the EPA found dangerously high levels of lead in an alley behind the H.

Business PPG dismisses Akzo Nobel defence, presses takeover case
Author: 0 PPG dismisses Akzo Nobel defence, presses takeover case

A spokesman for Akzo Nobel said shareholder approval may or may not be required for the business separation depending on which route the company takes and said the company would offer more clarity to investors later. A merger between the two companies would prove "a unique and attractive opportunity for the future", it argued. Morgan Stanley reiterated their equal weight rating on shares of Akzo Nobel (OTCMKTS:AKZOY) in a research note published on Wednesday morning.

Author: 0 Korea cleared as a currency manipulator

Later, when ABC News pressed Trump on his next move on the Korean peninsula, the president said , "You'll see". The country's Deputy Prime Minister of economics and Finance Minister Yoo Il-ho called his USA counterpart Steven Mnuchin on Thursday, the day before the report was released, to convince him that Korea is doing its best to reduce what the new Trump administration sees as a trade imbalance.

Business Chipotle Mexican Grill: Turning the Corner?
Author: 0 Chipotle Mexican Grill: Turning the Corner?

BlackRock Advisors LLC now owns 451,674 shares of the restaurant operator's stock worth $191,283,000 after buying an additional 109,496 shares during the period. Chipotle Mexican Grill's revenue was up 3.7% on a year-over-year basis. TX reduced its position in Chipotle Mexican Grill , Inc. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: "Federated Investors Inc".

Business While Buhari praises Turkish referendum, European Union calls for
Author: 0 While Buhari praises Turkish referendum, European Union calls for "transparent investigations"

On Tuesday, the main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP) submitted a petition demanding the cancelation of Sunday's referendum to Turkey's Supreme Board of Election. Sancar went on to state that the electoral board's last-minute decision to allow unstamped ballots had prevented proper record-keeping to occur, meaning it was now impossible to determine how many invalid or make votes may have been counted.

Author: 0 In Japan talks, US VP Pence to seek market access, investment

His national security adviser, H.R. McMaster, said the USA would rely on its allies as well as Chinese leadership to resolve the issues with North Korea. Ministry official Kim Chang Min also said in the interview in Pyongyang that the United Nations, the Security Council and big countries ignored South Korean missile launches and Japanese surveillance satellites.

Author: 0 Braves host San Diego Padres in first game at SunTrust Park

Bartolo Colon , who struggled at Miami in his second start after an impressive first outing back in NY against the Mets, will start for the Braves , who have won three straight and lead the four-game series with the Padres 2-0. Teheran paid back Chacin in the fourth, driving in the run that put the Braves ahead to stay with an infield single of his own. Myers failed to make the scoop at first on a one-hop throw.

Author: 0 VP Pence gives stern warning to North Korea

China - officially an ally to Kim Jong-Un - have said a war with North Korea could happen "at any time" amid rising tensions between the hermit state, Russian Federation and the US. President Barack Obama, which pursued a policy of 'strategic patience, ' the administration of Donald Trump is trying to deal with the problem by thinking that all options are on the table".

Business Indian High Commissioner's meeting with Pak's FS rescheduled
Author: 0 Indian High Commissioner's meeting with Pak's FS rescheduled

The Pakistan army chief had on April 10 confirmed the death sentence awarded to Jadhav, a former Naval officer, by a Pakistani military court after he was convicted on alleged charge of espionage. Jadhav, 46, was awarded death sentence by the Field General Court Martial last week, evoking a sharp reaction in India which warned Pakistan of consequences and damage to bilateral ties if the "pre-meditated murder" was carried out.

Business Emirates trims US flights after Trump administration curbs
Author: 0 Emirates trims US flights after Trump administration curbs

The decision by the carrier, which is owned by Dubai's government, is the strongest sign yet that tougher measures imposed on USA -bound travelers from the Mideast are taking a toll on tourism and travel. Robert Mann, an aviation consultant in Port Washington, New York, said business travel between the USA and the Middle East has clearly been hurt by the ban on gadgets, while the attempted visa bans have put a damper on leisure travel from the countries targeted.

Author: 0 United Airlines CEO: No one will be fired in passenger ejection

CEO Oscar Munoz said he takes full responsibility "for making this right ", and promised more details later this month after United finishes a review of its policies on overbooked flights. Aviation Expert Defends United: Passenger Didn't Have Right To Stay On Plane: VIDEO: The airline was in "an impossible spot" and handled the situation as best it could, a DePaul transportation professor says .

Business United CEO says they'll no longer use police to remove overbooked passengers
Author: 0 United CEO says they'll no longer use police to remove overbooked passengers

Munoz had initially defended his staff's actions and described Dao as "disruptive and belligerent". Emirates has targeted the CEO, Oscar Munoz, directly by using a quote from last month against him -Munoz said that Persian Gulf-based airlines "aren't airlines" while criticizing the substantial subsidies they receive from their governments.

Author: 0 Globalstar, Inc. (NYSE:GSAT) Jumps 5.78% in Early Trade

The company had Year Ago Sales of 21.84 Million. GoPro, Inc. (GPRO ) now has P/E ( Price to Earnings) ratio of 0 while the company's industry has 76.3 P/E and the sector P/E is 19.53. Analysts gives Prologis Inc (NYSE:PLD) a mean recommendation of 2.90. During last one month it showed the change of 33.80%. The stock has earnings growth of 259.30% yoy and showed a high EPS growth of 36.60% over the past five years.

Business United Airlines CEO: We won't let police drag people off planes anymore
Author: 0 United Airlines CEO: We won't let police drag people off planes anymore

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. The story of Dr. David Dao and United Airlines has dominated headlines since late Sunday. Munoz told ABC that he had no plans to resign over the incident and profusely apologized to Dao, his family, passengers and United customers. If Fearns' experience was legitimate and United has been in the habit of threatening passengers who refuse to give up their seat ...

Author: 0 Ivanka Trump Says 'Women Deserve Equal Pay for Equal Work'

Equal Pay Day was started in 1996 by the National Committee on Pay Equity to raise awareness about the pay gap between men and women's wage differences. "That disparity is even greater for women of color, African American women, Native American women make even less than that", Kroger said. On Facebook, JLaw shared , "Happy equal pay day".

Author: 0 Wells Fargo board place bulk of account scandal blame on former executives

The report criticized the board for not centralizing the risk functions at the bank earlier, not requesting more detailed reports from management and not insisting Stumpf get rid of Tolstedt sooner. "His reaction invariably was that a few bad employees were causing issues. he was too late and too slow to call for inspection or critical challenge to (Wells') basic business model", the board said.

Author: 0 Brexit likely to dominate election campaign

The SNP, meanwhile, will argue that the United Kingdom referendum vote for Brexit while Scotland voted strongly for Remain underlines their case for a second referendum on independence. The announcement of a snap general election for June 8 drove the pound to a six-month high. "May has seized on this moment to reset her clock as Brexit negotiations get underway, but the dynamics just aren't there to redo last year's referendum", explained my colleague Michael Birnbaum.

Business Intuitive Surgical, Inc. Q1 Earnings Beat As da Vinci Sales Rise 13%
Author: 0 Intuitive Surgical, Inc. Q1 Earnings Beat As da Vinci Sales Rise 13%

Inc. boosted its stake in Intuitive Surgical by 13.0% in the first quarter. Ltd. now owns 68,394 shares of the company's stock valued at $43,385,000 after buying an additional 64,839 shares during the last quarter. On 3/15/2017 David J Rosa, EVP, sold 5,000 with an average share price of $750.00 per share and the total transaction amounting to $3,750,000.00. Several other equities analysts also recently commented on the company.

Business Current Market Buzz: Stillwater Mining Company (SWC), United States Steel Corp. (X)
Author: 0 Current Market Buzz: Stillwater Mining Company (SWC), United States Steel Corp. (X)

There may be various price targets for a stock. The stock has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average price target of $19.00. There is no concrete way to calculate a price target. (X) is now trading with the volume of 13.71 Million. There are advantages to using a moving average in your trading, as well options on what type of moving average to use.

Author: 0 Sebastian Vettel wins Bahrain Grand Prix ahead of Lewis Hamilton

After the race, Hamilton apologised to the team for the incident and in his post-race media debrief revealed his frustration at the way the Bahrain weekend unfolded. "Lewis seemed to have more pace, the gap between Seb and me was getting bigger, Lewis was putting pressure on me, so that made sense". "The second stint was better but I was still struggling with over-steer and then I couldn't get the rear-end to work in the last stint.

Author: 0 British lawmakers set to approve PM May's June 8 election plan

The Daily Mail on Wednesday ran the story of her election call under the front page headline "Crush the saboteurs". Brexit, he said when he hosted May at the White House in late January, is going to be a "wonderful thing". As had been widely predicted, UK Prime Minister Theresa May has been given the green light to proceed with a "snap" general election. Lawmakers are due to vote on the motion calling for a June 8 election after a 90-minute debate Wednesday.

Author: 0 Palestinian Intifada Leader Announces Hunger Strike Via the New York Times

Those on hunger strike have issued a list of demands, including access to phones, extended visiting rights and better medical care. He is serving five life terms for the murders, and an additional 40 years for attempted murder. In an op-ed published in The New York Times , Barghouti wrote Israeli prisons have become the "cradle of a lasting movement for Palestinian self-determination".

Business United Continental Holdings Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (UAL)
Author: 0 United Continental Holdings Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (UAL)

Levy purchased 10,000 shares of the business's stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, February 28th. Over the a year ago Company's shares have been trading in the range of $37.41 and $76.80. In terms of earnings per share, 16 analysts have a 2.25 EPS mean target for the quarter ending Jun-17, for the quarter ending Sep-17, 16 analysts have a 2.77 EPS mean target and for the quarter ending Sep-17 there are 17 estimates of 6.94 EPS.

Business Jon Ossoff Heads to Runoff With Big Vote in Georgia House Race
Author: 0 Jon Ossoff Heads to Runoff With Big Vote in Georgia House Race

Georgia GOP officials have maintained the party will come together, and Handel struck a note of unity when addressing her supporters Tuesday night. "Say NO", Trump tweeted Tuesday morning. Mr Ossoff, a film-maker who lives just outside the electoral district in Georgia, declared as a candidate in January, with the Democratic party quickly coalescing around his candidacy.

Business Asset manager BlackRock's quarterly profit rises 31 pct
Author: 0 Asset manager BlackRock's quarterly profit rises 31 pct

BlackRock's net income rose to $862 million, or $5.23 per share, in the first quarter, from $657 million, or $3.92 per share, a year earlier. Analysts polled by Thomson Reuters had projected $4.89 a share in adjusted earnings on $2.87 billion in revenue.

Business Malaysia Airlines Says It Will Use Satellites To Track Its Fleet
Author: 0 Malaysia Airlines Says It Will Use Satellites To Track Its Fleet

The airline signed a deal with Aireon , SITAONAIR and FlightAware to use a network of satellites that will help it monitor its planes across even the most remote areas of the world, including the polar ice caps. The plane turned around and headed back to Malaysia before venturing into the remote stretches of the southern Indian Ocean. In November 2016, SITAOnAir, Aireon and FlightAware entered a new partnership to provide SITAOnAir customers with Aireon data via FlightAware.

Business Oil eases from 5-week high, USA output rise undermines rally
Author: 0 Oil eases from 5-week high, USA output rise undermines rally

Brent crude, the worldwide benchmark for oil, was down 8 cents from its previous close at $55.90 per barrel (bbl) at 7:25 a.m. CT (12:25 GMT). During Tuesday's session Brent crude futures were down by 20 cents or 0.36% from closing previously at $55.78 per barrel while the U.S.

Business Buffalo awarded 2019 Frozen Four, 2022 NCAA tournament
Author: 0 Buffalo awarded 2019 Frozen Four, 2022 NCAA tournament

Allentown will also host a regional in 2019, while Fargo, North Dakota gets the other Western regional in 2019. "The MAAC looks forward to working with our co-hosts Canisius and Niagara to present these premier championships that will again showcase the City of Buffalo as a great destination site for NCAA Championships".

Business De Blasio taunts Trump with release of his tax returns
Author: 0 De Blasio taunts Trump with release of his tax returns

De Blasio's predecessor, Mayor Bloomberg, allowed reporters to view redacted versions of his tax returns with income categories rather than raw numbers and did not release full copies. "This president is a businessman with interests around the country and obviously exceptional interest in Russia", Mr.de Blasio said. "We won't bore you with the endless excuses our president has made", they wrote.

Author: 0 United Airlines passenger dragged from plane: 'everything' is injured

Munoz said late Tuesday that United would conduct a "thorough review" of its procedures in order to prevent another similar incident. Just two weeks ago, United was at the center of another PR furor after a gate agent in Denver barred two girls from boarding a flight because they were wearing leggings.

Business NCAA Tournament sites for 2019-22 announced
Author: 0 NCAA Tournament sites for 2019-22 announced

The affected events included this year's Division I Men's Basketball Championship first and second rounds , which were held last month. "Working with our valued host institutions and conferences, as well as sports commissions and cities, to create a great atmosphere for student-athletes, coaches and fans with the men's and women's basketball tournaments is our goal every year", said Dan Gavitt, NCAA senior vice president of basketball.

Business Penn State to host NCAA Women's Frozen Four
Author: 0 Penn State to host NCAA Women's Frozen Four

In addition, the NCAA announced on Tuesday that the 2021 Frozen Four will be played in Pittsburgh. Allentown will also host a regional in 2019, while Fargo, North Dakota gets the other Western regional in 2019. In 2018, the East Regional will be held at DCU Center in Worcester, Mass., and the Northeast Regional is set for Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport, Conn.

Author: 0 Wells Fargo report: no 'pattern of retaliation' against whistleblowers

It wants clawbacks of $47 million from Ms. Tolstedt and $28 million from Mr. Stumpf. With more than 800 team members globally, FIG will focus on serving the long-term financial needs of USA banks, global financial institutions, supranationals, sovereigns, and non-bank financial institutions including insurance companies, broker dealers, asset managers, exchanges, finance companies, payment processors, and title companies.

Author: 0 United chief met Chinese officials over dragged passenger

Several passengers on United flight 3411 from Chicago O'Hare International Airport to Louisville, Kentucky, captured video as a man was dragged off the plane by authorities after he apparently refused to leave from an overbooked flight. Some politicians and consumer advocates have called for a ban on overselling flights. Although an official internal review will be completed by the carrier by April 30, the company has already made changes to avoid a repeat of what happened aboard flight 3411 ...

Author: 0 Dan Rather hits journalists who called Trump 'presidential' after Syria missile strike

It prompted President Donald Trump to retaliate by firing 59 cruise missiles at the Syrian airbase where the USA believes the gas attack was launched. Iranian president Hassan Rouhani called for the formation of an worldwide fact-finding committee to investigate the chemical weapons attack. The US ambassador to the United Nations has said America is "prepared to do more" militarily in Syria but hopes it will not be necessary.

Author: 0 Oil prices rise on prospect that Saudi Arabia seeking output cut extension

Opec and other producers, including Russian Federation, have pledged to cut output by around 1.8 million barrels per day (bpd) during the first half of 2017 in an effort to rein in oversupply and prop up prices. The figures were seen by the media. But OPEC also raised its forecast for supplies from non-member countries in 2017 as higher prices encourage USA shale drillers to pump more, reducing demand for OPEC's oil this year.

Author: 0 Bank of America profits jump, helped by interest rates

The firm acquired 21,671,362 shares of the financial services provider's stock, valued at approximately $478,937,000. Bank of America reports better-than-expected earnings on the back of strong trading and loan growth. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday, March 1st. Its up 0.09, from 1.01 in 2016Q3. Several other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in BAC .

Author: 0 United Will No Longer Boot Seated Passengers To Accommodate Needs

David Dao. United CEO Oscar Munoz called the debacle "a system failure" during an investor call Tuesday, as reported by the Chicago Tribune , adding that there was "never consideration" of firing any employee. "They believe we will get this fixed". Dao suffered a broken nose and concussion and is planning to sue the airline, his attorney said last week. "The incident has been a humbling learning experience for all of us here at United ", he said.

Author: 0 Sage Group (The) PLC reiterated as Underweight By Barclays Capital

The Fund seeks total return. It has a 30.9 P/E ratio. Stockholders of record on Thursday, April 6th will be given a dividend of GBX 6.80 ($0.08) per share. Tocqueville Asset Management Lp owns 118,766 shares or 0.16% of their United States portfolio. 148,050 were accumulated by Braun Stacey Associates Inc.

Author: 0 Blue Jackets rookie returns to game after gnarly cut to face

Nutivaara's goal at 4:48 of the second period boosted the Blue Jackets' lead to 3-0. Bryan Rust enjoyed the reward for the Penguins' efforts, scoring on a deflection from in tight at 5:21 to make it 3-2. Atkinson got his second goal at 5:02 of the first when he picked Sidney Crosby's pocket at the right circle and beat Fleury with a backhand. "In Game 3, we couldn't stop them".

Business Americans willing to pay more to avoid United
Author: 0 Americans willing to pay more to avoid United

The truly horrific event that occurred on this flight has elicited many responses from all of us: outrage, anger, disappointment. "No passenger should feel unsafe while flying". The three officers who removed Dao have been suspended from their jobs at the Chicago Aviation Department. The passenger, David Dao, suffered a concussion, a broken nose and two lost teeth, according to one of his lawyers.