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Business About 2 dozen people arrested at protest inside Trump Tower
Author: 0 About 2 dozen people arrested at protest inside Trump Tower

The group was asked to leave, and when they refused, 25 were arrested, some having to be carried out. The demonstration led security forces to close public accesses to the Trump Tower. Shirazi said about 100 leaflets were thrown from the balcony of the atrium with the words "no ban, no wall, no raids" written in bold letters. Protester Tim Murphy said: 'You have an obligation to stand up.

Business Farm loan waiver by UP government not adequate: Congress
Author: 0 Farm loan waiver by UP government not adequate: Congress

The decision of waiving off loans will benefit 2 crore 15 lakh farmers of the state. The Congress leader said there were 2.33 crore farmers in UP and 64.14 lakh had pending loan of Rs 86,241 crore from commercial banks and Rs 6,000 crore from cooperative banks.

Author: 0 Hop on over to these Easter egg hunts in Columbia

A year ago the inaugural event raised almost $1,000 for the shelter located at 371 Ward St., Port Hope, said general manager Kate Lennan. "I thought I wasn't going to get any eggs, but my basket was so full", said 7-year-old Gavin Zulian, sitting with younger brother Grant Zulian and cousin Branson Zulian after the chaos to count their loot.

Business Pipeline operator NuStar to buy Navigator Energy for $1.48 billion
Author: 0 Pipeline operator NuStar to buy Navigator Energy for $1.48 billion

NS's profit will be $39.31 million for 23.85 P/E if the $0.50 EPS becomes a reality. 215 shares of Nustar Energy L.P. were purchased by William Rosier, the company's director. $9,965 worth of NuStar Energy L.P. (NYSE:NS) shares were bought by ROSIER WILLIAM GRADY . Orrstown Fincl Serv invested in 0.01% or 173 shares. NuStar Energy's share price fell 0.16% in recent market action.

Author: 0 Donald Trump ordered Syria strikes while eating 'the most beautiful cake'

Trump, later in the interview, said he "immediately" called Defense Secretary James Mattis after he saw the images of children dying from the chemical attack and asked, "What can we do?" Trump, in one of his biggest foreign policy tests to date, struck Syria with a series of tomahawk missiles last week while he also met with the Chinese president at Mar-A-Lago, his private club in Florida.

Author: 0 Hamilton lauds Verstappen, wants Red Bull fight

Hamilton won from pole here but Vettel had the measure of him in pace - as he had when beating him at the first round in Melbourne - but was unlucky with pit stops behind the safety auto and was held up when stuck behind his team-mate Kimi Raikkonen.

Business Fast & Furious 8 cyber speed thriller
Author: 0 Fast & Furious 8 cyber speed thriller

With the eighth instalment of Fast series about to release, we will get to see some heavyweight trucks, military vehicles and submarine war inducted in the action sequences of the film. I count five full rotations on that crash - clearly enough to kill everyone on board multiple times over - but as we instantly discover from some expository news reports, not only did Dom escape, but literally everyone on the bus survived that crash.

Author: 0 Tesla Exceeds Q1 Expectations Ships 25000 Vehicles

In this quarter, not only that they sold a record number of cars, but they also produced a lot of them. Consequently, those 4,650 vehicles will be included in Tesla's second quarter delivery count. The auto shares most of its design and style cues with the Tesla's flagship sedan, the Model S. Before the unveiling, Tesla CEO Elon Musk tweeted about the major markets where new Model 3 will be sold with India in the list.

Business Democrats Block Trump's Supreme Court Pick
Author: 0 Democrats Block Trump's Supreme Court Pick

Still, Democrats were aghast. The Supreme Court now has a full complement of nine judges for the first time since February 2016, when Justice Antonin Scalia died. Three Senate Democrats backed Gorsuch: Joe Donnelly of Indiana, Heidi Heitkamp of North Dakota and Joe Manchin of West Virginia. One Republican senator, Johnny Isakson (Ga.), did not vote because, as his office explained in a statement, he was "in Georgia today recovering from two back surgeries".

Business United Nations says not in position to comment on Jadhav's death sentence
Author: 0 United Nations says not in position to comment on Jadhav's death sentence

Asked whether the Indian government believed that the civilian government in Pakistan was on board with its military court's decision, the foreign ministry hinted that it believed Nawaz Sharif wasn't entirely in the know. India regarded Jammu and Kashmir as a bilateral issue but defeated the spirit of bilateralism by defying any dialogue on the divided state, said Janjua.

Author: 0 Trump's senior adviser and son-in-law Jared Kushner in Iraq

The official said Kushner had already arrived. Recalling the invitation to Reuters, Dunford says he told Kushner several weeks ago, "Hey, next time I go to Iraq, if you're interested, come and it'd be good". Kislyak. Kushner is also taking the lead in preparing for Trump's meeting this week with Chinese President Xi Jinping at Mar-a-Lago, the president's club in Palm Beach, Florida.

Business Saturday packed with Easter egg hunts throughout Grant County
Author: 0 Saturday packed with Easter egg hunts throughout Grant County

Belmont Park Easter Bash . Brett Rauterkus, recreation facility superintendent, said that the hunt would feature at least three age divisions for children 10 years of age and younger and begin at 10 a.m. Tickets to be purchased at event. Hundreds of Tylerites enjoyed two of many Easter egg hunts around town this week. The fun starts early on Saturday in Kenwood with a 9 a.m.

Author: 0 Trump flips on Chinese currency manipulation pledge

President Donald Trump has told that there is a "very good chemistry" between him and Chinese President Xi Jinping as he assured that United States will not label China a currency manipulator and offered to have a good trade deal if Beijing helps tackling the threat of North Korea.

Author: 0 Wells Fargo claws back another $75m from former bosses

Tolstedt has to give back an additional $47 million and the board criticized her for having "resisted and impeded scrutiny" and "minimized the scale" of the problem. One branch manager had a "teenage daughter with 24 accounts, an adult daughter with 18 accounts, a husband with 21 accounts, a brother with 14 accounts and a father with 4 accounts", the report said.

Business Jefferies Group LLC Initiates Coverage on Pinnacle Foods Inc (PF)
Author: 0 Jefferies Group LLC Initiates Coverage on Pinnacle Foods Inc (PF)

The count of Hold ratings in that period was 3. The company reported $0.79 EPS for the quarter, hitting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.79. Pinnacle Foods had a net margin of 6.76% and a return on equity of 13.25%. Seven Bridges Advisors LLC increased its stake in shares of Whole Foods Market by 55.4% in the third quarter. Following the completion of the sale, the chief marketing officer now directly owns 12,919 shares in the company, valued at $752,531.75.

Business Credit Suisse CEO, board to cut their variable pay 40%
Author: 0 Credit Suisse CEO, board to cut their variable pay 40%

American International Group Inc's (AIG.N) directors also declined to award Chief Executive Officer Peter Hancock a cash bonus for previous year, according to a proxy filing on Thursday, after the company's poor performance roiled shareholders.

Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo: Tell me who doubted me

The Brazilian forward is banned for tomorrow's visit to Real Sociedad and the "Clasico" showdown at Real Madrid the following week, plus the game against basement club Osasuna, with Paco Alcacer likely to take his place. "I really wanted to reach this milestone". "When I started scoring goals in the Champions League I never thought I would break this record". I'd describe the goals very simply: awesome.

Author: 0 Flights affected by storms across the US

Eight of those were to Minnesota, said Patrick Hogan, spokesman for the Metropolitan Airports Commission. On Saturday morning, Delta said about 275 flights were canceled and on Sunday about 150 were axed. She said they had to wait four hours to get to the ticket counter to check bags, two hours after their flight had left. But for the airline, "proactive cancellations" help to keep passengers from getting stuck at airports, and also helps the airline orchestrate the placement of planes and ...

Business Scientists Pull Water Out of Thin Air
Author: 0 Scientists Pull Water Out of Thin Air

Two-thirds of the world's population experiences annual water shortages and yet an abundance of water - an estimated 13,000 trillion liters worldwide - is present in the air around us. By altering the composition of the framework, MOF's can be optimized to grab different kinds of compounds - anything from hydrogen and methane to petrochemicals.

Business Apple considers bidding for Toshiba's chip business
Author: 0 Apple considers bidding for Toshiba's chip business

The Taiwanese maker is trying to acquire about 30 percent of the stake, and call on Japanese firms to join them. Foxconn by itself reportedly made an opening round bid of $18 billion for the business, which is the second largest flash memory operation on the planet topped only by Samsung.

Author: 0 Delta cancels more flights after storm hits Atlanta

One of the biggest questions travelers in Atlanta and around the country have is how one day of thunderstorms could lead to five days of flight cancellations by Delta Air Lines. But West also acknowledged that the airline's recovery effort has not been "ideal" and apologized to customers. "Customers should check Delta.com and the Fly Delta Mobile App for updates on flight status".

Author: 0 United Airlines Passenger Will Seek Legal Action…Duh

We were horrified and shocked and sickened to learn what had happened to him and to see what had happened to him. "We have committed to our customers and our employees that we are going to fix what's broken so this never happens again". Demetrio said no one from United, including chief executive Oscar Munoz, had contacted him or the Dao family. The passenger was stung on a flight from Houston to Calgary, United said in a statement to ABC News .

Business Warren Buffett cuts his stake in Wells Fargo
Author: 0 Warren Buffett cuts his stake in Wells Fargo

Berkshire Hathaway said it sold more than 7.1 milllion shares of the bank earlier this week, and planned to sell another 1.87 million shares "in the near future". Top Wells Fargo & Co. shareholder Berkshire Hathaway Inc .is likely to vote in support of the bank's directors in a potentially contentious shareholder meeting later this month, people familiar with the matter said.

Author: 0 What you need to know about the 'mother of all bombs'

A pentagon spokesperson said it was the first-ever combat use of the bomb nicknamed the " Mother of All Bombs ", according to the Associated Press. A GBU-43/B Massive Ordnance Air Blast Bomb (MOAB), nicknamed the "mother of all bombs", was dropped at 7:32 p.m.

Author: 0 Holy Week Christian Service Held in State Capitol Rotunda

We share the good news when we tell others about our faith in Jesus and about the ways in which our lives have been blessed. In a viral YouTube video, he says, "2017 is the end of the great tribulation and will herald in the Second Coming of Christ".

Author: 0 Scrap the bridge tolls?

Although the election campaign officially begins Tuesday, Horgan kicked off the NDP's campaign in Surrey on Sunday and visited North Delta on Monday. "There's no toll on the new bridge in Kelowna", he said. But experts say this election could come down to the all-important leaders' debate, especially for Horgan, who isn't yet a household name. "Liberals are about equally as likely to go over to the Greens and the NDP".

Business Passenger dragged from United flight suffered concussion, lost two teeth
Author: 0 Passenger dragged from United flight suffered concussion, lost two teeth

Dao was not there. The embattled company released a statement immediately following a press conference held on behalf of 69-year-old Dr. David Dao, who was dragged off a United Airlines flight Sunday in Chicago . Kenneth Quinn, a partner at the law firm Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman in Washington who represents airlines, disputed that Dao had a case, saying that under the passenger contract, removing Dao from the plane while it was still at the gate was no different from denying him ...

Business BMW, Chappal Can't Have Same Tax Rate, Can It, Asks Arun Jaitley
Author: 0 BMW, Chappal Can't Have Same Tax Rate, Can It, Asks Arun Jaitley

The Goods and Services Tax (Compensation to States) provides for compensation to the states for the loss of revenue arising on account of implementation of the GST. On the impact of GST on prices, Jaitley said: "Today you have tax on tax, you have cascading effect". Anshuman Magazine, Chairman, India and South East Asia of the commercial real estate services CBRE, said: "This is a significant moment in our country's economic history".

Author: 0 Bannon and Kushner meet to make peace amid reports of infighting

He had placed Bannon, controversially, on the National Security Council. Although Bannon's allies are desperate to save his job in the White House - arguing that Bannon's demotion will cost Trump dearly with his core constituency that has favored his more nationalistic "America First" tone - other officials told Axios: "Either Steve becomes a team player and gets along with people, or he'll be gone".

Author: 0 Analysts At Piper Jaffray Upgraded Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) To Neutral

Wells Fargo has been castigated by politicians and analysts since news of the scandal broke in September 2016 when the bank reached a settlement with regulators to pay $ 185 million . Ellison told MinnPost that to prevent more abuse of customers and workers, there needs to be "a real worker voice, which means a union..." The report is unlikely to quell the criticism aimed at Wells Fargo .

Business Lawyer: Dragged passenger 'poster child' for airline abuses
Author: 0 Lawyer: Dragged passenger 'poster child' for airline abuses

The passenger that was dragged from his seating screaming after being told to leave due to the flight being overbooked has lost two teeth and will need surgery to fix his broken nose. United CEO Oscar Munoz has apologized for the incident and promised to review the company's training procedures. "I don't think anybody has to tell any airline, any police force, to not do what we all saw on the video ", Demetrio said.

Business EPA head tells coal miners 'regulatory assault is over'
Author: 0 EPA head tells coal miners 'regulatory assault is over'

During the visit, Pruitt told workers that the EPA, through its back-to-basics agenda , will work to remove environmental protections that inhibit job creation. "He slammed the Obama administration's environmental policies, calling them a "war on coal", and accused President Trump's predecessor of falsely forcing Americans to choose between environmental protection and economic growth, according to the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review".

Author: 0 The 2004 report that Wells Fargo chose to ignore

Feuer's office past year settled a lawsuit it brought against the bank after some of its employees created more than two million unauthorized accounts as a way to meet aggressive sales goals set by management. "We accept the board's findings as a critical part of our journey to rebuild trust", he said in a statement . The company will "continue to review the report and incorporate its key findings", he said.

Business Donald Trump Once Had A Much More 'Beautiful' Chocolate Cake
Author: 0 Donald Trump Once Had A Much More 'Beautiful' Chocolate Cake

A TV interviewer had to step in and correct US President Donald Trump after he erroneously claimed to have launched "59 missiles headed to Iraq ". Trump also briefly confused Syria with Iraq , saying that he told President Xi that missiles were " heading to Iraq ", before Bartiromo politely corrected him.

Business Trump set to kill Obama's online privacy regulations
Author: 0 Trump set to kill Obama's online privacy regulations

Websites such as Google and Facebook have always been tracking and selling our browsing history and habits on the internet. No information has been released about when President Trump will sign the bill or when the bill would take effect.

Author: 0 The bull and the girl

But the Italian-born sculptor isn't welcoming her extended stay, calling the statue an " advertising trick " created by State Street Global Advisors and its NY advertising firm McCann . The artist said his sculpture, which was installed in 1989, symbolises "freedom, world peace, strength, power and love". " Fearless Girl ", he suggested, could be relocated outside any number of NY firms with poor records on gender equality, or indeed in any other U.S.

Author: 0 Canada introduces bill to legalize marijuana

A bill that would legalize recreational marijuana was introduced April 13. Under the proposed legislation, adults could possess up to 30 grams of dried cannabis and grow up to four plants per residence. "Police forces spend between 2 and 3 billion dollars every year trying to deal with cannabis, yet Canadian teens are among the heaviest users in the Western world, " Minister of Public Safety Ralph Goodell said.

Business Removal of United passenger shines light on airport police
Author: 0 Removal of United passenger shines light on airport police

United Airlines has had a tough week. "The CEO has expressly stated that they mistreated Dr. Dao", notes Holloway. This all started when officials said Dao refused to leave the plane after being selected, a moment, the airline regrets. Demetrio and another lawyer said neither they nor Dao's daughter, Crystal, had yet gotten any communication from United. At one point, a city council member asked if customers, such as Dr.

Author: 0 Russia pushes for UN probe into Syria chemical attack

The meeting was called to discuss the April 4 attack on the Syrian town of Khan Shaykhun that killed almost 90 people. The interview on Wednesday was his first since a suspected chemical weapons attack that killed dozens of civilians in the rebel-held town of Khan Sheikhun.

Author: 0 First African-American Female Judge On New York's Top Court Found Dead

Seymour W. James Jr., the attorney in chief of the Legal Aid Society, the nation's largest provider of free legal services, said he had first met Abdus-Salaam in the early 1980s, when she worked at the Civil Rights Bureau. Leading city figures such as New York Mayor Bill de Blasio led tributes to Abdus-Salaam, with others calling her "a pioneer", with an "unshakeable moral compass", who will be "missed deeply".

Author: 0 United, Chicago airport officials questioned

A passenger dragged from a United Airlines plane in Chicago in an incident that sparked worldwide outrage will likely sue the company, his lawyer said on Thursday. United , in a statement, said Munoz and the company "called Dr Dao on numerous occasions to express our heartfelt and deepest apologies". Demetrio said his client accepts the apology.

Business GST to bring more people, business units under tax net: Adhia
Author: 0 GST to bring more people, business units under tax net: Adhia

While the C-GST will give powers to the Centre to levy GST on goods and services after Union levies like excise and service tax are subsumed, the I-GST is to be levied on inter-state supplies. The four draft bills include, the Central GST, Integrated GST, Union Territory GST and Compensation GST. Wednesday's presentation by Adhia, in the presence of the Prime Minister, served as a "good opportunity" for ministers to understand the intricacies of the new tax regime, a senior government ...

Author: 0 Xi urges peaceful means over nuke tensions

Xi's comments came after the US president tweeted that China should do more on the issue Washington sees as an increasingly urgent threat, or the USA would go it alone. Those joint exercises would take place as the USA armada passed through waters close to Japan, Reuters said. President Donald Trump on Wednesday used a series of interviews and tweets in an apparent bid to get China to pressure North Korea while talking down the dollar and setting out his domestic initiatives.

Business Oil and gold prices rise after USA airstrikes in Syria
Author: 0 Oil and gold prices rise after USA airstrikes in Syria

The compliance rate with the agreement among OPEC members and some non-members, including Russian Federation, "has been impressive", the International Energy Agency (IEA) said in its monthly oil market report, giving a lift to oil prices. Both in Asian and European markets, a three percent rise has been recorded in the prices of crude oil which reach to 53.24 USD/barrel. For 2017, the IEA said it expects non-OPEC supply to rise by 485,000 bpd, above its previous estimate of 400,000 bpd, led ...