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Markets Air India Sets Up Probe Team For Slapping Incident
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Air India 139 landed at Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion Airport after a flight of over 7-1/2 hours, marking a diplomatic shift for Riyadh that Israel says was fueled by shared concern over Iranian influence in the region. Air India's London-Newark flights (both the directions) have been cancelled along with the Newark-Ahmedabad flight. El Al is the flag carrier of Israel.

Markets Protests and strikes across France disrupt travel, schools
Author: 0 Protests and strikes across France disrupt travel, schools

From 3 April until 28 June rail unions have planned strikes on two days out of every five. Following a time-consuming dinner discussion, leaders of the European Union (EU) on Thursday gave credence to Britain's allegation that "highly likely" Russian Federation is responsible for poisoning a former spy on British soil, in which Moscow has denied any involvement.

Markets Germany And Spain Keep Unbeaten Runs going with draw
Author: 0 Germany And Spain Keep Unbeaten Runs going with draw

Watch the goal in all its glory below... "We have a good feeling after this game against the best team in the world", said Lopetegui, whose own unbeaten run with Spain is now 17 games. Joao Miranda scored the opener in the 53rd minute, while Phillipe Coutinho made it 2-0 from the spot. There is also a start at right-back for Joshua Kimmich who has impressed at Bayern this season, ensuring both club and country have not missed the presence of Philipp Lahm.

Markets Winter storm watch bringing snow to southeast Saskatchewan
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Up to 3 inches could fall on parts of central New Jersey from this initial storm. "The morning commute could see a little light snow, but the system is winding down". Motorists should expect slippery conditions and be extra cautious when driving. Whether this snow sends an inch or foot of snow, driving will be hard.

Markets Analysts Watch-List Stock — Snap Inc. (SNAP)
Author: 0 Analysts Watch-List Stock — Snap Inc. (SNAP)

Relative volume is an indicator that tells traders and investors how recent volume is compared to past trading volumes over a given period. The most recent earnings update Walmart Inc's (NYSE: WMT ) released in January 2018 signalled that the business experienced a enormous headwind with earnings deteriorating by -27.71%.

Markets Census: Twin Cities see significant population growth
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More than two-thirds of the state's net population increase happened in just seven counties, and 47 counties - almost half - had a 2017 population lower than in 2010. "For the fourth year in a row, Tennessee is seeing steady population growth that is slightly faster than the national average", said Melissa Stefanini, director of the Tennessee State Data Center , which is a local partner to the Census Bureau.

Markets Wildcats Rally Past West Virginia 90-78
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The good is West Virginia has 120 minute's-worth of court time facing a similar style and should be well-prepared for what it is going to face against Jay Wright's free-wheeling team on Friday night in Boston's TD Garden . To recap, with 5.5 seconds left, Reynolds - in full flight - snatched a skip pass from Dante Cunningham, dribbled through three Pitt defenders and laid the ball in without the window to lift the Wildcats to a 78-76 win over the Panthers in the 2009 Elite Eight .

Markets Domino's profits fall despite record United Kingdom sales
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Shares of Domino's Pizza, Inc. Shares of Domino's Pizza (NYSE: DPZ ) traded up $1.83 during trading hours on Tuesday, reaching $221.44. Domino's - which once offered free sandwiches to people named Jared - is now testing self-driving vehicles in Miami , Florida , after a monthslong trial with the concept in Ann Arbor, Michigan, where the company is headquartered.

Markets Musk's Tesla Pay Package Wins Shareholder Approval
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Shares of TSLA stock traded up $9.75 during trading on Wednesday, hitting $320.30. According to data on Start-up Nation Finder, the database of Startup Nation Central, the Tel Aviv-based company also has offices in NY, and has raised some $60 million dollars, to date.

Markets Europe proposes taxing tech giants to ensure they pay 'their fair share'
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The US Treasury secretary, Steven Mnuchin, told the New York Times that gross taxes on internet companies were "not fair", on the sidelines of a debate among G20 finance ministers on taxation in Buenos Aires this week. The UK has, for example, announced a number of back-dated agreements to secure more tax from individual firms as it battles for new rules on a global level.

Markets More than 450K smoke alarms recalled due to major defect
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Many local fire departments offer free smoke alarm installation and home safety inspections. The affected alarms were sold at Walmart, the Home Depot, Amazon.com, ShopKidde.com and other stores and retail websites nationwide between September 2016 and January 2018.

Markets Financial leaders push for free trade
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They say recent market volatility despite the global economy's sound fundamentals is a reminder of risks and vulnerabilities. Canadian Finance Minister Bill Morneau, comparing this G20 meeting to the one in Germany past year when Mnuchin demanded a rewrite of the longstanding communique language on trade, said the rest of the world now has a better sense of the USA view on how the rules of trade should be reworked.

Markets No. 11 seed Buffalo in Women's Sweet 16 after upset of FSU
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UConn shot 59 percent, held Quinnipiac to just 17 baskets on 56 shots (30 percent), and led 33-18 at halftime. Games including the Seminoles have typically finished over the total (58.1 percent). The Bulldogs have 31 NCAA Tournament wins in their school history, and this is the 21st season they have played in the big dance. The victor of the game will move on to the Elite Eight, played on Saturday.

Markets WhatsApp co-founder joins campaign for users to delete Facebook app
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Acton, along with Jan Koum, founded WhatsApp back in 2009. Meanwhile, Cambridge Analytica themselves have suspender their chief executive Alexander Nix, after recordings were found of him making a series of boasts that the data firm had been instrumental in the election of Donald Trump in 2016.

Markets KB Toys aims to fill the void of Toys
Author: 0 KB Toys aims to fill the void of Toys "R" Us

According to USA Today , the company's distribution centers will permanently close their doors before Toys R Us officially does, which means the company will have tons of merchandise it needs to move as quickly as possible. "The risk is that consumers load up on toys that have price reductions of 30 to 90% [i.e., from Toys R Us closeout sales] and stock them away until the holiday gift giving season".

Markets Crude Prices Jump Amid Saudi-Iran Tensions
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Stockpiles have been rising over the past three weeks. U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures gained $1.63, or 2.6 percent, to settle at $65.17, their highest since February 2. April heating oil rose 2.4% to $1.952 a gallon. Energy consultancy FGE said new USA sanctions on Iran could result in a 250,000 to 500,000 bpd drop in its exports by year-end, compared with crude exports of roughly 2.0 million to 2.

Markets United Airlines Pauses Cargo-Hold Pet Transport After Missteps
Author: 0 United Airlines Pauses Cargo-Hold Pet Transport After Missteps

A German Shepherd that was meant to arrive at Kansas City International Airport was instead shipped to Tokyo , Japan . A flight was diverted to Akron, Ohio , on Thursday after the airline realized a pet had been loaded onto the flight in error , airline spokeswoman Maggie Schmerin told CNN .

Markets Texas explosions: FBI 'investigating new blast at FedEx plant'
Author: 0 Texas explosions: FBI 'investigating new blast at FedEx plant'

Investigators say the explosion was caused by a medium-sized box at the facility. A law enforcement source told Milton that it appears the package that exploded was mailed from Austin to Austin, Texas. Local, state and federal officials are investigating the bombing, with rewards for information rising into six figures. "I want to continue to remind our community to pay close attention to any suspicious device", Austin Police Chief Brian Manley said on Tuesday, "whether it be a package, a ...

Markets Barricade situation underway inside Panera near Princeton University
Author: 0 Barricade situation underway inside Panera near Princeton University

Police have shut down buildings near the restaurant on the north side Nassau Street, which is closed for several blocks. Henry House and Scheide-Caldwell, the two campus buildings closest to the restaurant, were evacuated. She says an elderly man left the restaurant as police officers first arrived and looked confused. The man could be heard on the police scanner saying "no one is coming through those doors".

Markets Hyundai Motor shares tumble following U.S. probe of air bag failures
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Hyundai issued a recall last month for 154,753 U.S. Sonatas after non-deployment reports were linked to electrical overstress in the airbag control unit but said it did have a fix yet. Sales data in China for February have yet to be collected, the company said. The probe came after four people were reportedly killed and another six injured in the crashes.

Markets Dollar Mixed Ahead of FOMC Start
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The dollar held firm against major currencies on Wednesday as traders look to whether the U.S. Federal Reserve will indicate faster monetary tightening this year, with the first rate increase of 2018 nearly unanimously expected later in the day.

Markets Chinese Premier Li says 'no' to trade wars and Chinese expansion
Author: 0 Chinese Premier Li says 'no' to trade wars and Chinese expansion

Asked whether Beijing might use its large holdings of USA government debt as leverage in a dispute, the premier said China's investments are based on market principles and "China will remain a responsible long-term investor". Beijing plans to "further bring down overall tariffs", with "zero tariffs for drugs, especially much-needed anti-cancer drugs", the premier said.