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Author: 0 AAP Crisis: Kumar Vishwas defends Arvind Kejriwal over alleged corruption charges

Yogendra Yadav, who was shunted out after an intra-party struggle in 2015, tweeted: "I might agree with charges of power greed, arrogance, authoritarianism against Kejriwal, but charge of taking bribe need solid evidence". But he resigned as the chief minister 49 days later because his minority government couldn't enact an anti-corruption law due to a lack of support from other political parties.

Finance Chinese export, import growth slow in April as rebound cools
Author: 0 Chinese export, import growth slow in April as rebound cools

China's crude oil imports eased in April from a record high set the previous month as refiners processed less oil during a heavy maintenance season, customs data showed on Monday. Trade with the United States expanded 20.3 percent to 1.18 trillion yuan, making it China's second largest trade partner. Earlier this month, the USA reported that its trade deficit was at its narrowest in months but rising imports of Chinese cellphones and telecoms gear pushed the trade gap with China higher.

Finance Woman flies over 4000-km in wrong direction in UA flight
Author: 0 Woman flies over 4000-km in wrong direction in UA flight

Bahetoukilae had no inkling anything was wrong until it was too late as United staff had scanned her boarding pass, which read "Newark to Charles de Gaulle", at the gate, her niece Diane Miantsoko said. Bahetoukilae had not asked for a refund but got one, along with a voucher to return to Newark to visit her god children in future. But she was horrified when she ended up in San Francisco.

Author: 0 BUFFETT: This is 'the number one problem with mankind'

Berkshire Hathaway has previously said it was willing to do share buybacks, but dividends would mark a huge change of heart from just a few years ago, when Buffett had opposed a shareholder proposal calling for Berkshire Hathaway to start paying them.

Author: 0 Oil hovers near $46 as shale revival cancels out OPEC efforts

U.S. light sweet West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were trading at $45.40 per barrel, down 12 cents, or 0.3 per cent, after a more than 4 per cent drop the previous session. "While the increase in prices that accompanied the current deal provides motivation for Russian Federation, "the pain level will be higher" for companies in the second half of the year", said Artem Konchin, an oil analyst at Otkritie Capital.

Author: 0 Price defends cutting nearly $1 trillion from Medicaid

The effect of the change in law could have a substantial impact on Crossing, where 76 percent of the clients are Medicaid recipients, Andricks said. Her plan through the Affordable Care Act covers treatment for her asthma and attention deficit disorder, but she's afraid the Republican plan will mean she can no longer afford doctor's visits and medication.

Finance Australia to hold new inquiry into 'Big Four' banks
Author: 0 Australia to hold new inquiry into 'Big Four' banks

Cash earnings per share also rose 1% from the prior corresponding period to 119.8 cents per share. CBA, which in February lifted its first-half cash profit 2.1 per cent to $4.9 billion, will issue a third-quarter trading update on Tuesday.

Author: 0 Another US citizen detained in North Korea

At least 14 USA citizens have been detained in North Korea over the past decade. The North Korean news outlet provided no further details. Kim Sang-duck was detained in April for allegedly attempting to "overturn" the government. The North has occasionally jailed U.S. citizens and released them only after visits by high-profile political figures including former president Bill Clinton.

Author: 0 House OKs swapping high school history exam for civics test

Democrats and immigrant rights groups argue this makes the bill "show-me-your-papers"-type legislation that will allow police to inquire about a person's immigration status during the most routine exchanges, including traffic stops". Constitution. Rep. Chris Turner , D-Grand Prairie, asked Rep. Rick Miller , R-Sugar Land, who carried the bill in the House, "Why now do we need to convene a national convention, when we've never done it before in our nation's history?" "Officers would ...

Author: 0 Alphabet reports $24.7 Billion in revenue in quarter ended March 31st

That's larger than the 15% decline seen in Q4, and stems from a continuing shift towards smartphone search, YouTube and programmatic ads that carry lower prices than PC and tablet search ads. "Advertisers can be fickle and certainly the approval of the advertiser is critical, but less so than the approval of the user", said Phil Bak, CEO of ACSI Funds, an asset manager.

Author: 0 Milner misses penalty as Liverpool held 0-0 by Southampton

Asked whether he was frustrated with Liverpool's recent home form, Klopp criticised the pitch - which he said was too dry for his team's passing game - but praised the fans for creating a great atmosphere and said his team liked playing at Anfield.

Author: 0 USA economic growth slows to weakest rate in 3 years

The last time output contracted was in the second quarter of 2013. The expected sluggish first-quarter growth pace, however, is not a true picture of the economy's health. "The GDP estimate for the first quarter of this year shows clear evidence of a slowing domestic economy". Moreover, consumers did not spend the services savings, as goods spending was essentially unchanged on the quarter.

Finance Donald Trump Wants To Cut Federal Funding For HBCUs
Author: 0 Donald Trump Wants To Cut Federal Funding For HBCUs

In a statement issued when the president signed the spending bill this week, the president said he would treat the Historically Black College and University Capital Financing Program Account "in a manner consistent with the requirement to afford equal protection of the laws under the Due Process Clause of the Constitution's Fifth Amendment".

Finance Japan, ASEAN countries mull ways to counter financial crises
Author: 0 Japan, ASEAN countries mull ways to counter financial crises

Speaking to reporters after the meeting, Aso did not elaborate on the Chinese minister's reasons for not attending, through he said Xiao did not attend due to "important policy issues" at home. On Thursday, Nakao said the ADB would cooperate with China's development finance and infrastructure plans under its "One Belt, One Road" initiative, shrugging off the view Japan and China are competing for influence through development finance.

Author: 0 Democrats see a winning issue in opposing GOP health bill

The House bill passed on a 217-213 vote Thursday does the opposite. In fact, Democrats in the House began singing , "Na na, na na na na, hey hey hey, goodbye" - a rowdy suggestion that Republicans will lose seats in the congressional elections next year due to their vote.

Author: 0 Ascena Retail Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASNA) reported Market Capitalization of 769.52 Million

The Entertainment segment comprises the CBS TV Network; CBS TV Studios; CBS Studios International and CBS TV Distribution; CBS Interactive; CBS Films; and the Company's digital streaming services, CBS All Access and CBSN. (NASDAQ:ASNA)'s earnings per share has been growing at a -15.5 percent rate over the past 5 year when average revenue increase was noted as 19.1 percent.

Author: 0 Economic growth stumbles to worst rate in 2 years, underscoring Trump's challenge

In unveiling a tax overhaul plan this week that would slash business rates, Treasury Secretary Steven T. Mnuchin said the administration hoped it would lead to sustained growth of 3 percent a year. It showed that the economy barely expanded, growing at an annual rate of 0.7 percent. Jobs growth has remained solid, even though in March employers added only 98,000 to their payrolls, and the unemployment rate fell to 4.5 percent.

Author: 0 North Korea Accuses CIA, South Korea of 'Bio-Chemical' Assassination Plot

The accusation alleged that the USA and South Korea had plotted to murder "supreme leader" Kim Jong Un and others among the North Korean leadership with a bio-chemical weapon. Possible locations included the mausoleum where Kim Jong-Un's father and grandfather - the North's founder - lie in state, or a military parade. The allegations made by North Korea are detailed.

Author: 0 Brexit: EU head trolls United Kingdom, says English 'losing importance in Europe'

Organisers say he is expected to speak in English. He said he also wanted to speak French to be better understood in France ahead of Sunday's final presidential election round. Michel said in an interview with The Associated Press Friday that "those who think in Britain they can push the Brexit button and not have a bill to pay are seriously mistaken".

Finance NY state law would make Trump's tax returns public
Author: 0 NY state law would make Trump's tax returns public

Trump also calls for eliminating the estate tax. However, when you get to cutting the corporate tax rate to 15 percent only 37 percent approve. "U.S. corporations pay a top marginal rate of close to 40 percent, compared to an average of about 24 percent for all the (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development) nations", Investor's Business Daily newspaper noted in an April 25 editorial.

Finance United CEO calls passenger incident epic mistake
Author: 0 United CEO calls passenger incident epic mistake

Rep. Bill Shuster (R-Pa.), chairman of the House Committee on Transportation. The United Airlines boss was called before a hearing of the House Transportation committee Tuesday over the violent removal of an airplane passenger and the bungled apology that followed.

Author: 0 'We messed up by not investing in Amazon' says Buffett

Buffett is right that, for most of his stock-picking history, shareholders have likely been better off leaving their money in his care rather than siphoning the cash into their own accounts by way of dividends: Since 1965, Berkshire Hathaway stock has delivered annualized returns of almost 21%, more than double the S&P 500.

Author: 0 Buffett expresses sympathy, but Berkshire political spending proposal fails

Buffett made headlines earlier this week when he announced that he was selling a third of his stake in IBM. Warren Buffett on Saturday criticised Wells Fargo & Co's previous management for failing to take action immediately upon learning that its employees were signing up customers for accounts they did not want.

Finance United Airlines reaches settlement with dragged passenger
Author: 0 United Airlines reaches settlement with dragged passenger

The decision comes as the United Airlines faced a social media outrage for dragging a Vietnamese man off its plane. United is not the only airline to take a closer look at its overbooking strategy after the incident. Dr Dao sustained facial injuries when he was dragged off the flight to Kentucky by aviation police to make way for United Airlines staff members. In an interview yesterday with NBC News, Munoz said the airline will refocus its business by "putting the customer at the centre" ...

Author: 0 More Donald Trump Tax Proposal Details Have Been Released

Beyond the business tax reduction, Trump's plan would eliminate a tax on assets being transferred via a will after someone dies, abolish the 3.8% tax on net investment income that was previously placed above a particular threshold, and get rid of most itemized deductions except for mortgage interest and charitable contributions.

Finance Oil prices slide on oversupply
Author: 0 Oil prices slide on oversupply

Domestic drillers have been adding rigs and increasing shale output at a breakneck pace, offsetting OPEC's supply quota. U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude oil futures were trading at $49.34 per barrel at 0137 GMT, weak by 28 cents or 0.56% from their previous close.

Author: 0 Healthy profits push stocks higher yet; Nasdaq crosses 6000

The two-year Treasury yield two-year fell to 1.25 percent from 1.27 percent, while the 30-year Treasury yield held steady at 2.96 percent. "The market is focused more on growth and earnings now than what is coming out of the administration", said Ryan Caldwell, chief investment officer at Chiron Investment Management.

Author: 0 Lawyer: Doctor dragged from flight plans to file lawsuit

Munoz received a total of $18.7 million, including $6.8 million related to replacing his equity stake that he held when he was president of railway CSX. Munoz said this week that Dao's treatment was "humbling" for United and accepted full responsibility. He said Dao was of the mindset that his ordeal and the American Airlines incident were examples "of why we need fairness dignity and being treated right".

Author: 0 Uber to roll out flying taxis in Dallas, Dubai by 2020

Uber Elevate to begin testing at Expo 2020... The flying taxis will be small, electric aircraft and will take off and land vertically (VTOLs) with zero emissions and minimal noise for city operations. There a more than a dozen companies working with Uber in realizing flying taxis for the future. A partnership with U.S. electric vehicle charging station manufacturer Chargepoint has also been formed, and Uber is working with the EV charger manufacturer for the development of an exclusive ...

Author: 0 Treasury Secretary can't guarantee middle class wouldn't pay more under tax plan

In California, eliminating the deduction would likely have little impact on the poor or the lower middle class. California's income tax system takes the most from the wealthy. One of those pesky details is how Trump will structure the tax rates on individual income. The cornerstone of the Trump tax plan is a huge reduction in the corporate income tax rate, cutting it down from 35 percent to 15 percent.

Finance Revenue Estimates Analysis Of TRI Pointe Group, Inc. (TPH)
Author: 0 Revenue Estimates Analysis Of TRI Pointe Group, Inc. (TPH)

Finally, LS Investment Advisors LLC boosted its stake in shares of TRI Pointe Group by 5.6% in the third quarter. (PHM). A frequently used tool among technical stock analysts is the moving average. If you are reading this piece on another publication, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of USA & worldwide trademark and copyright legislation.

Author: 0 Changes to Australian citizenship to focus on what's important to you

Announcing the visa change in a video on his Facebook , Prime Minster Malcolm Turnbull said his Government are putting "Australians first". He said: "We are an immigration nation, but the fact remains Australian workers must have priority for Australian jobs ".

Finance Angola in full compliance with Opec output cuts - oil minister
Author: 0 Angola in full compliance with Opec output cuts - oil minister

Tuesday evening the American Petroleum Institute (API) reported that crude inventories rose by 897,000 barrels in the week ending April 21. Algerian Energy Minister Noureddine Boutarfa held talks with his Venezuelan counterpart on Wednesday and both men agreed to back extension of supply cuts, according to the Algerian ministry's Facebook page.

Author: 0 Celebrating Jesus Christ rising from the dead

Christians share this Good News to the whole world, even to non-Christians, especially those who are suffering and at the brink of despair. But it wasn't long before their lives were completely filled with joy as they discovered their risen Lord.

Finance Biloxi church holds annual Easter egg hunt
Author: 0 Biloxi church holds annual Easter egg hunt

Bellamy has been helping to organize the Easter egg hunt for more than 20 years. He'll be there from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. on both days. Celebrating Easter in the campus is a chance for students to reflect, enjoy and relax, and now that Easter Sunday is nearly here, colleges and universities across the country are now beginning to get in the holiday spirit by doing their hopping good Easter traditions with the Easter egg hunt.

Author: 0 After scrapping 457 visa, Australia reveals tougher citizenship laws

Members of Australia's far-right political parties, particularly the anti-immigration One Nation party, were fierce critics of the 457 visa, arguing that it was allowing foreign workers to steal jobs from Australians. The new visa will be subject to work experience and English language tests for workers, and labour market testing to prove jobs cannot be filled locally.

Finance Trump wants a review of national monuments
Author: 0 Trump wants a review of national monuments

This includes a review of Utah's Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monuments. Commentary: WASHINGTON- President Trump today launched a new attack on 27 national monuments around the country - more than 1 billion acres of natural and cultural wonders on public lands and oceans that have been protected by presidents of both political parties.