• FAA orders tests on airplane engines after April 17 fatal explosion
FAA orders tests on airplane engines after April 17 fatal explosion

The blast shattered a window, killing a passenger, in the first U.S. passenger airline fatality since 2009. The maker of a jet engine that ruptured during a recent Southwest Airlines flight, leaving one passenger dead, called Friday for rapid inspections of all of its engines powering Boeing 737 aircraft.

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  • Herberger's store closing sales start Friday
Herberger's store closing sales start Friday

The move impacts several local employees, who learned of the closure on Tuesday. The winning bid for the retailer was about $777 million, Dow Jones reported, citing a person familiar with the matter. The group had requested $500,000 out of the bankruptcy estate for due diligence costs, but the judge denied the request, Patino said. The departme...

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  • Amazon Prime has more members than Costco, Bezos reveals
Amazon Prime has more members than Costco, Bezos reveals

In fact, the 100 million number exceeds estimates from Consumer Intelligence Research Partners, which suggested that the loyalty program had 90 million subscribers in October 2017 . It was also the company's best yet for hardware sales, showing "tens of millions of Echo devices, and Echo Dot and Fire TV Stick with Alexa" as best-selling products.

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  • China imposes preliminary anti-dumping duties of 179 percent on USA sorghum
China imposes preliminary anti-dumping duties of 179 percent on USA sorghum

Beijing launched the sorghum investigation on February 4 in what some business people saw as a warning shot as President Donald Trump hiked tariffs on Chinese-made washing machines and solar modules. China on Tuesday elaborated on when it would scrap foreign ownership limits for automakers, shipbuilders and aircraft producers. It was unclear w...

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  • Facebook shares rise as tech giant details data collection of non-users
Facebook shares rise as tech giant details data collection of non-users

Facebook receives all of this data as well, Baser said , as well as information on which website or app is being used. The post ends by stating Facebook's commitment to transparency. "It's not clear what Facebook is doing with that information", said Chris Calabrese, vice president for policy at the Center for Democracy & Technology, a W...

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  • Syrian Chemical Weapons Sites Before And After Missile Strikes
Syrian Chemical Weapons Sites Before And After Missile Strikes

The attacks, launched in retaliation for a suspected poison gas attack a week ago, destroyed facilities in Homs and the Barzah Research Centre. Others like Mandel agree that though, chemical weapons are heinous, Trump had other options to prevent Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad's regime from using them.

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  • Scientists accidentally create plastic-eating mutant enzyme
Scientists accidentally create plastic-eating mutant enzyme

PETase is thought to have evolved in a waste recycling centre in Japan , which allowed a bacterium to degrade plastic as a food source. So they mutated the PETase active site to make it more like cutinase , and unexpectedly found that this mutant enzyme was even better than the natural PETase at breaking down PET .

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  • North Atlantic Treaty Organisation supports US-led strikes in Syria, UN calls for restraint
North Atlantic Treaty Organisation supports US-led strikes in Syria, UN calls for restraint

Israel on Saturday lauded the joint airstrikes on Syria by the U.S., Britain and France as an "appropriate" response to the alleged gas attack in Syria . "America does not seek an indefinite presence in Syria under no circumstances". "A short time ago, I ordered the United States armed forces to launch precision strikes on targets associated...

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  • Commonwealth Games 2018: Mary Kom wins gold
Commonwealth Games 2018: Mary Kom wins gold

England won both the men's and women's 4×100-meter relays on the final day of track, while Botswana took the men's 4×400 and Jamaica the women's 4×400. This time, though first rusher Rohidas successfully blocked the drag-flick, but on rebound Ward used a strong back hand shot to once again find the right corner of the post that helped England re...

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  • Jets dominate Wild to take 2-0 series lead
Jets dominate Wild to take 2-0 series lead

We'll be ready on Sunday. "Said it coming in, nobody is really giving us a serious chance in this series", Hakstol said. Media: "What happened after the first period?" Eric Staal and his line of course must be better than they were in game one, but again, that is an easy finger point situation.

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  • Bitcoin Planet (BTPL) raised 8.92% in less than 24 hours
Bitcoin Planet (BTPL) raised 8.92% in less than 24 hours

Its down -88.88% in the last 100 days since when traded at $0.1402 and the annual trend is up. "Serious money is now entering the market for the first time", Jeffrey Van de Leemput, an analyst at Cryptocampus, a business that offers trading courses, said in a email."A couple days ago I helped set up a 200k btc transaction for Chinese buyers".

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  • Uber adds passenger safety features with emergency button to call 911
Uber adds passenger safety features with emergency button to call 911

Jump and Uber were previously partners and 250 red bikes - which could be picked up or dropped off anywhere using built-in Global Positioning System - have been available through the Uber app in San Francisco since the start of the year.

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  • Volkswagen names new chief executive in boardroom revamp
Volkswagen names new chief executive in boardroom revamp

Excessive spending and poor budget discipline were eroding profit margins even before the carmaker's diesel-emissions scandal erupted in September 2015. But Diess, a lanky, cool-headed Bavarian, never got ruffled and ultimately secured a landmark deal that paved the way to cut as many as 30,000 jobs and save 3.7 billion euros ($4.6 billion).

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  • Looking at the Big Picture for Netflix, Inc. (NFLX)
Looking at the Big Picture for Netflix, Inc. (NFLX)

About shares traded. Dolly Varden Silver Corporation (OTCMKTS:DOLLF) has 0.00% since April 11, 2017 and is. (NASDAQ: NFLX ). Her Majesty The Queen In Right Of The Province Of Alberta As Represented By Alberta Invest Mgmt has 64,000 shs for 0.11% of their capital.

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  • Will Rusal default on some liabilities due to new sanctions?
Will Rusal default on some liabilities due to new sanctions?

Although the supply pipeline of the metal, more than two-fifths of which is sourced in Russian Federation, has not been directly hit by the sanctions, the market has been rattled by the inclusion of Deripaska on the blacklist. to benefit American producers most. Glencore PLC said Chief Executive Ivan Glasenberg had resigned as a director of Unite...

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  • US Approved Bayer's Acquisition of Monsanto (NYSE:MON)
US Approved Bayer's Acquisition of Monsanto (NYSE:MON)

Monday is uptrending and has moved 3.06% since April 10, 2017. It has outperformed by 5.67% the S&P500. Quinn Opportunity Partners Llc increased its stake by 1289.46% in Monsanto Co ( MON ), according to 2017Q4 Securities and Exchange filling.

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  • VW board to decide on new HR chief at Friday meeting
VW board to decide on new HR chief at Friday meeting

In a statement released today, the company said only that it was considering "personnel changes in the board of management [which] could also include a change in the position of the chairman of the board of management". Diess, 59, has focused his reforms at the VW brand on procurement and process management to bring its cost structure and efficienc...

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  • The Whispers about LendingClub Corporation (LC) and Tesla, Inc. (TSLA)
The Whispers about LendingClub Corporation (LC) and Tesla, Inc. (TSLA)

Its stake in Five Point Holdings Llc was reduced by 263,042 shares to 4.84 million shares valued at $68.18 million in 2017Q4, according to the filing. Eqis Management Inc has 2,918 shares. (NASDAQ: TSLA ). Panagora Asset Management Inc, a Massachusetts-based fund reported 2,567 shares. Howland Cap Mngmt Lc has 2.85% invested in Visa Inc.

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  • Apple beats Microsoft to reach 100 per cent renewable energy target
Apple beats Microsoft to reach 100 per cent renewable energy target

Apple said its deals with utilities had resulted in 25 operating renewable projects totaling 625MW, part of a portfolio that will eventually total 1.4GW across 11 countries. Last week, Google said it now holds contracts to purchase 3GW of output from renewable energy projects, allowing it to reach its 100% clean energy target.

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  • Boeing Co (BA) Beats Out Airbus In Key American Airlines Deal
Boeing Co (BA) Beats Out Airbus In Key American Airlines Deal

Strs Ohio boosted its holdings in Boeing by 5.4% in the 4th quarter. The Boeing Company , together with its subsidiaries, designs, develops, manufactures, sales, services, and supports commercial jetliners, military aircraft, satellites, missile defense, human space flight, and launch systems and services worldwide.

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  • YouTube Headquarters Shooter Identified As User Nasim Aghdam
YouTube Headquarters Shooter Identified As User Nasim Aghdam

Her father, Ismail Aghdam , told the Bay Area News Group that he warned police the day before the attack that his daughter was upset with how YouTube handled her videos and might be planning to go to its offices. she in no way met any reason for us to speak with her further or possibly detain her". "I'm being discriminated and filtered on You...

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  • Moscow promises 'tough response' to new American sanctions on Russian oligarchs
Moscow promises 'tough response' to new American sanctions on Russian oligarchs

The measures were taken under a USA law passed to punish Russian Federation for its alleged bid to interfere in the 2016 presidential election, engage in cyber-warfare and intervene in Ukraine and Syria. Both Miller and Kostin are longtime key members of Putin's team. The state-owned Russian weapons trading company, Rosoboronexport and Russi...

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  • Dow Triumphs Amid China's Tariff Retaliation
Dow Triumphs Amid China's Tariff Retaliation

At 12:54 a.m. the Dow Jones Industrial Average (. DJI ) was down 320.42 points, or 1.31 percent, at 24,184.8. The S&P 500 stock posting the largest daily percentage loss ahead of the close Thursday was Micron Technology, Inc. The S&P 500 sectors were entirely positive. Friday's downdraft also came amid a jobs report for March that produced ...

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  • Canadian dollar holds near five-week high despite wider trade deficit
Canadian dollar holds near five-week high despite wider trade deficit

The US Bureau of Economic Analysis said a $1.1 billion rise in service imports "reflects payments for the rights to broadcast the 2018 Winter Olympic Games" after NBC, the Comcast-owned television network, paid nearly $1 billion to air live coverage of the contest from Pyeongchang, South Korea.

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  • Lockheed wins Nasa contract to build quiet supersonic jet
Lockheed wins Nasa contract to build quiet supersonic jet

NASA has awarded a $247.5 million contract to US-based Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company to build the X-plane and deliver it to the agency by the end of 2021. NASA will then send out the "clinically gathered human reaction" information to the United States Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the International Civil Aviation Organization (...

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  • United Kingdom manufacturing has a steady growth in March, reveals survey
United Kingdom manufacturing has a steady growth in March, reveals survey

Higher costs were driven, at least in part, by supply-chain constraints. As the PMI fell, so did the new orders, production, employment, supplier deliveries and inventories indices. Input price inflation remained marked in March, despite easing to a six-month low. Although the PMI is positive, it's the lowest in a year; in the last quarter of 201...

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  • Intel Unveils First Ever Core i9 Processor For Laptops
Intel Unveils First Ever Core i9 Processor For Laptops

Intel on Tuesday unveiled its latest laptop processors based on the Coffee Lake platform , most notably bringing its high-performance Core i9 line to laptops for the first time in the same thermal profile that the existing 15-inch MacBook Pro design can accommodate -but the new chips still don't support LPDDR4 RAM.

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  • Trump joined by Easter Bunny at White House Easter egg roll
Trump joined by Easter Bunny at White House Easter egg roll

No date for the possible meeting was set, the Kremlin said, according to the AP. World leaders meeting with much to discuss when diplomatic tensions are high isn't necessarily bad, and Putin has not been to the White House since 2005. The U.S-Russia expulsions - together, one of the largest since 1986 - threaten to uproot how the two countries ha...

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  • Uber settles with victim's family after fatal self-driving auto crash
Uber settles with victim's family after fatal self-driving auto crash

Look to Uber's travail in Tempe as the latest example. San Francisco-based Uber told the Agence France-Presse (AFP) news agency that it decided not to reapply for a permit needed to operate autonomous vehicles on California roads. "It was well known that companies were operating self-driving cars". Ducey lured Uber with the promise of hassle-fr...

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  • Uber Is Selling Southeast Asian Operations to Ride-Hailing Rival Grab
Uber Is Selling Southeast Asian Operations to Ride-Hailing Rival Grab

Regarding the withdrawal of another sector of their worldwide operations he said: "One of the potential dangers of our global strategy is that we take on too many battles across too many fronts and with too many competitors". After that, passengers will need to download Grab's app or that of another local ride hailing firm. Uber Technologies I...

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  • Jaguar sets pace with self-driving auto
Jaguar sets pace with self-driving auto

Waymo operates a small-scale ride-hailing service in and around Phoenix with its self-driving Chrysler Pacifica minivans, and the Jaguar I-Pace electric SUV will soon join that fleet. The company has not specified where it will be heading after Phoenix. This morning at Chelsea Piers in NYC, Waymo CEO John Krafcik announced a new model of auto...

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  • Mukesh Amabani's star-studded bash for son's engagement
Mukesh Amabani's star-studded bash for son's engagement

The high profile guest list included Aishwarya Rai Bachchan with her daughter Aradhya, Shah Rukh Khan with his wife Gouri Khan, Katrina Kaif , karan Johan, John Abraham and many others. The marriage is planned for early December, with celebrations spread across 4-5 days, the family members said, adding the possible dates may be December 8-12...

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  • Notch the phone we were expecting - Huawei unveils the P20 Pro
Notch the phone we were expecting - Huawei unveils the P20 Pro

The chip is a competitor to the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 and not the newer Snapdragon 845 (which has the Cortex A75/A55/DynamIQ/Adreno 630), which does leave the P20 series with a disadvantage in terms of performance. Together, these enable features such as hybrid 5X zoom which combines optical and digital data from the telephoto and 40-megapixel ...

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  • U.S. destroyer sails near Beijing-claimed island in South China Sea
U.S. destroyer sails near Beijing-claimed island in South China Sea

Asked to comment on the operation, the USA military said its activities are carried out under worldwide law and that American forces operate in the region - including the South China Sea - on a daily basis. "We ask the U.S.to respect the sovereignty and security of China, respect the will of countries in the region, who want peace, stability and tr...

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  • Uber knew of problems with self-driving cars before fatal crash
Uber knew of problems with self-driving cars before fatal crash

The firm has suspended its self-driving vehicle testing on public roads. "We continue to assist investigators in any way we can". Waymo , formerly the self-driving vehicle project of Google , said that in tests on roads in California past year, its cars went an average of almost 5,600 miles before the driver had to take control from the com...

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  • Nissan aims to sell 1m EVs and 1m AVs by 2022
Nissan aims to sell 1m EVs and 1m AVs by 2022

The company said Friday it plans to develop eight new models of all-electric vehicles, including a minicar model that will be released in Japan at the start of the 2020s. Nissan will launch a C-segment auto - expected to be roughly the size of a Leaf - in China this year, followed by an "affordable EV" co-developed with eGT New Energy Automotive.

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  • Wall Street opens flat, tech drags ahead of Fed
Wall Street opens flat, tech drags ahead of Fed

The selloff wiped some US$50 billion off the value of social media giant Facebook, leaving investors on edge as the Federal Reserve prepares to raise USA rates for the first time this year. "So far, we have seen low-level (trade) skirmishes, which are not material enough to affect the world economy". About 94% of market participants expect intere...

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  • United Airlines halts pet-hauling service after dog death, other miscues
United Airlines halts pet-hauling service after dog death, other miscues

The airline announced Tuesday in a statement that it will use independent experts in pet travel to conduct a "thorough and systematic review" of its PetSafe program that transports pets in an airliner's cargo compartment. United had more animal deaths on its flights than any other airline in 2017 , with 18 deaths up from nine the year prior. M...

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  • Falling fuel prices eases inflation rate to seven-month low
Falling fuel prices eases inflation rate to seven-month low

The level of inflation fell in February, with the worst of the Brexit driven prices increases seen in the United Kingdom in the last 18 months now appearing to be over. Economists expect those figures to show pay growth edged higher, to an annual rate of 2.6% in the three months to January. "Inflation is still above target after all, and the Ban...

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  • Wigan fans react to being knocked out of the FA Cup
Wigan fans react to being knocked out of the FA Cup

Nick Powell missed out on a starting place for Wigan due to a hamstring complaint, so Gary Roberts played on his 34th birthday. The League One side's earnings from this year's tournament will top £1million irrespective of the result against Southampton .

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  • FA Cup: Manchester United, Tottenham through to semi-finals
FA Cup: Manchester United, Tottenham through to semi-finals

Danish midfielder Eriksen produced a classy performance, giving Spurs the lead with an exquisite 11th-minute opener and finishing off the hosts just past the hour. After Eriksen's 11th-minute opener, Son Heung Min, leading the line in the absence of Kane, then had a goal ruled out for offside following the intervention of the video assistant refe...

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  • Iran, US may hold talks on 2015 nuke deal
Iran, US may hold talks on 2015 nuke deal

And if Trump scraps it, I fear the whole Middle East could erupt in conflict. "Now there is no daylight between the president and the secretary of state". "Conversely, it has virtually guaranteed that Iran will have the freedom to build an arsenal of nuclear weapons at the end of the commitment", Pompeo wrote in opposition to the deal while serving...

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  • Pakistan refuses to send High Commissioner Sohail Mahmood back to India
Pakistan refuses to send High Commissioner Sohail Mahmood back to India

However, matters started to worsen once again as incidents of harassment and heckling of Pakistani diplomats and their families stationed in New Delhi began coming to light. Local media here quoted sources in the Pakistan foreign ministry as saying that the situation had changed after repeated harassment of families of diplomats.

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  • Cigna to buy Express Scripts for $52 billion
Cigna to buy Express Scripts for $52 billion

St. Louis-based Express Scripts ( NASDAQ: ESRX ) is the nation's largest pharmacy benefit manager , or PBM. Therefore 64% are positive. Since the beginning of the year, Express Scripts stock is down 1.6 per cent, while Cigna is down 4.4 per cent.

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  • Special Counsel Robert Mueller Subpoenaed Trump Business for Russia Documents
Special Counsel Robert Mueller Subpoenaed Trump Business for Russia Documents

Mueller is investigating Russian election meddling and any ties to the Trump campaign. The S&P 500 ended slightly lower on Thursday in choppy trade as strong jobs and manufacturing data was balanced by the Times report on Mueller's subpoena .

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  • Donald Trump kills off Broadcom's takeover bid for Qualcomm
Donald Trump kills off Broadcom's takeover bid for Qualcomm

In response to Trump's decision, Broadcom has said it is reviewing the case and "strongly disagrees that its proposed acquisition of Qualcomm raises any national security concerns". ".Trump sent a clear signal to overseas investors: Any deal that could give China an edge in critical technology will be swatted down in the name of national sec...

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  • U.S. military parade to be held on Veterans Day
U.S. military parade to be held on Veterans Day

The memo also confirmed the course of the parade to be from the White House to the Capital and is to have a "heavy air component at the end of the parade". The Army 's Old Guard Fife and Drum Corps will also make an appearance. Trump was delighted by France's Bastille Day celebration during a visit to Paris last July, and praised the parade...

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  • Alphabet's Waymo to test driverless trucks in Atlanta
Alphabet's Waymo to test driverless trucks in Atlanta

In the pilot, Waymo will integrate its technology into the operations of shippers and carriers with their network of factories, distribution centres, ports and terminals. Just days after ride-hailing service Uber announced it was testing tractor-trailers that drive themselves, Google's autonomous vehicle operation announced similar testing in Georg...

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  • Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein could leave at year-end
Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein could leave at year-end

Goldman Sachs shares briefly dipped but recovered to a 1.4 percent gain at 2:31 p.m.in NY. Blankfein, who has been Goldman's CEO and chairman for roughly 12 years, has always been rumored to be considering his retirement prospects. Cohn announced his departure from the White House earlier this week. Blankfein's exit would cap a successful caree...

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  • Technical issue causes huge delays at Sydney Airport
Technical issue causes huge delays at Sydney Airport

Passengers at Sydney Airport are facing delays after "technical" issues affected security checkpoints at both worldwide and domestic terminals. Inbound flights and Qantas flights from T3 remain unaffected. "We're advising passengers and visitors to avoid T1 and T2 until further notice", Sydney Airport said on Twitter . Virgin Australia flights...

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