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United says new LA-Singapore route will be longest from US

Last year, United announced they would begin flights to Singapore out of their San Francisco hub, essentially beating Singapore Airlines back into the market they had vacated a few years prior. Th...

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Walmart Sees UK Shopper Traffic Growth as Food Inflation Soars

Walmart Sees UK Shopper Traffic Growth as Food Inflation Soars

Overall, grocery inflation rose 2.9 per cent according to Kantar Worldpanel , ahead of the official year-on-year inflation rate of 2.7 per cent. Asda also increased shopper numbers by more than 3...

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Restaurant Group PLC (RTN) Upgraded to

Restaurant Group PLC (RTN) Upgraded to "Overweight" by JPMorgan Chase & Co

The firm earned "Buy" rating on Monday, May 22 by Kepler Cheuvreux. The firm has "Underweight" rating by JP Morgan given on Tuesday, July 5. Deutsche Bank AG's price objective would suggest a potentia...

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OPEC panel looking at deepening, extending oil cuts

OPEC panel looking at deepening, extending oil cuts

However, the bullish sentiment was not universal. But market watchers are growing more confident that Opec , Russia and other big producers will extend cuts of nearly 1.8 million barrels per day ...

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Sam Warburton dismisses criticism of Lions' hectic tour schedule

Sam Warburton dismisses criticism of Lions' hectic tour schedule

Gatland has made it clear that the overwhelming priority in this first half of the trip is to prepare as well as possible for the Test series. "So there is a big responsibility on the lot of the ...

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New Jersey's Newark Airport reopens after plane engine fire

Representatives with United said the man aboard United flight 87 "refused to comply with crew member instructions and became increasingly disruptive when asked to deplane the aircraft". The flight l...

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US climate decision leaves Europe incensed, dismayed

US climate decision leaves Europe incensed, dismayed

The president kept a major campaign promise by choosing to leave the Paris Accord , joining Syria and Nicaragua as the only countries not a part of it. The deal attempts to tackle climate change ...

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BA meltdown was caused by internal power surge

To view the full article, register now. The IT failure at International Consolidated Airline's (LON: IAG ) British Airways unit was caused by an "uncontrolled return of power", the Guardian has re...

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Companies accelerate hiring, adding a robust 253000 net new jobs, ADP says

Companies accelerate hiring, adding a robust 253000 net new jobs, ADP says

A report showing US weekly jobless claims rising more than expected to 248,000 hardly mattered as investors focused on the strong ADP data. Private payroll gains in the month earlier were revised ...

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Goldman under fire for buying Venezuela "hunger bonds"

The letter stated that Borges was dismayed by the decision of Goldman Sachs to purchase the bonds given the nature of the Maduro administration, an unwillingness to carry out democratic election...

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US pending home sales fell again in April

US pending home sales fell again in April

Northeast: PHSI declined 1.7 percent to 97.2 in April, 0.6 percent below a year ago. The problem is there aren't enough homes for sales. Americans retreated from signing contracts to buy homes in...

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British Airways resumes flights from London airports following global computer outage

British Airways resumes flights from London airports following global computer outage

Most "long-haul flights" set to land in London on Sunday are expected to arrive as scheduled, the airline said. At this stage we know there was an exceptional power surge that collapsed our IT sys...

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Marks and Spencer Group Plc (MKS) PT Raised to GBX 425

The stock has "Hold" rating by Investec on Monday, August 24. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Thursday, July 23 by HSBC. Finally, Credit Suisse Group AG reaffirmed a "neutral" rating and issued a GBX ...

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More than 11K homeless counted in King County

More than 11K homeless counted in King County

Read the full story [ here ]. The count did find more formerly homeless people that had moved into permanent housing: 14,214 in all during 2016, up 30 percent from 2015. The city of Los Angeles has ...

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Wall St falls as financials stumble, oil drops (JPM, BAC, GS)

About 4.49 million shares traded or 16.93% up from the average. It has underperformed by 0.76% the S&P500. ( NYSE: BAC ) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. Shares of First Solar, the largest USA solar com...

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EU, China to reaffirm support for climate pact

Before departing Italy for the U.S., White House officials refused to address the reports about Kushner. "The U.S. pulling out of Paris will not stop the fight against global warming, since near...

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New Yorkers Stage Makeshift Commencement for Student Stuck on Delayed Subway

New Yorkers Stage Makeshift Commencement for Student Stuck on Delayed Subway

Jerich Marco Alcantara missed his graduation from New York City's Hunter College nursing school Tuesday when he got caught in a two-hour delay on the subway-but he got the next best thing when his ...

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Michael Kors to shutter more than 100 stores

Michael Kors to shutter more than 100 stores

Lpl Financial Llc decreased Duke Energy (DUK) stake by 30% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. 259,039 are owned by Manufacturers Life Ins The. Michael Kors stock also tumbled almost 10 percent with ...

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Trump says he favors more money for health care

Or not. Again, that question is left hanging.U.S. President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania, greet Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his wife Akie Abe, as they arrive for a concert in the A...

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McDonald's expanding delivery locations on UberEats

McDonald's expanding delivery locations on UberEats

The fast-food chain said Wednesday it's expanding its partnership with UberEATS to offer delivery from more than 300 restaurants across the NY area. At the conference Easterbrook addressed the compa...

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Why the Cleveland Cavaliers will win the NBA Finals

This was a fait accompli. LeBron James is arguably the best player of all time and certainly among the top three . Boston did barely beat out Cleveland for the No. Sure, he's one of the NBA's most ...

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Israelis rally for Palestinian state, end of occupation

In what appeared to be a veiled sleight to former US President Barack Obama, with whom Netanyahu had a hard relationship, the prime minister praised Trump for his "bold decision to act against the...

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SSP Group PLC (SSPG) Now Covered by Deutsche Bank AG

Private Management Group Inc acquired 92,803 shares as Vodafone Group Plc New (VOD)'s stock rose 16.21%. About 1.28M shares traded. Clear Harbor Asset Ltd Liability Corp holds 0.11% of its portfolio i...

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Pentagon announces ICBM interceptor system a success

And the Pentagon just released video of the test , showing both the launch of the dummy missile from the Kwajalein Atoll in the Marshall Islands , as well as the successful destruction of the mi...

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Trump says comic should be ashamed for severed head video

The network said it's now " evaluating " Griffin's appearance on their New Year's Eve special. Griffin initially defended the photo, as well, in a series of now-deleted Tweets , saying "1/ I capt...

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Amtrak Announces Summer Service Plan for Penn Station Infrastructure Overhaul

Amtrak Announces Summer Service Plan for Penn Station Infrastructure Overhaul

Amtrak owns and operates the station and surrounding tracks and equipment. Amtrak said last week that three tracks at a time will be closed as part of extensive fix work that's expected to inconveni...

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After OPEC deal, Texas oil regulator boasts of victory

After OPEC deal, Texas oil regulator boasts of victory

The contract shed $2.46, or 4.8 percent, to settle at $48.90 a barrel on Thursday. "Nine months with the same level of production that our member countries have been producing at is a very safe and ...

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Dutch deny PPG's move to extend Akzo Nobel tender offer deadline

Dutch deny PPG's move to extend Akzo Nobel tender offer deadline

Dulux paint owner Akzo Nobel has scored a court victory in its battle to fight off an unwanted takeover offer from USA rival PPG Industries. "Elliott is considering the implications of this judgment...

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Britain's Labour Party unveils 'radical' election manifesto

Britain's Labour Party unveils 'radical' election manifesto

The governing Conservatives say Labour has an outdated economic vision that will stifle growth. Media captionJeremy Corbyn: "This is a manifesto for all generations". Her party has not yet relea...

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Serena Williams accepts diversity challenge in Silicon Valley

Serena Williams accepts diversity challenge in Silicon Valley

That's a job now filled by longtime Silicon Valley exec Zander Lurie , who said the changes come as he has settled into his role. The 35-year-old Williams already has been hanging out in Silicon Va...

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