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Finance NCAA championships will return to North Carolina after rollback of 'bathroom law'
Author: 0 NCAA championships will return to North Carolina after rollback of 'bathroom law'

The Dr Pepper ACC Championship Football Game has been a sellout in three of the six years it has been played in Charlotte. RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - The NCAA has awarded coveted men's basketball tournament games and other events to North Carolina, effectively ending a boycott that helped force the state to repeal parts of a law that limited protections for LGBT people.

Author: 0 Real Madrid's Kroos thanks Bayern fans for cheering son

Ronaldo scored Madrid's goal in regulation time with a header, then put Madrid in control in extra time with a close-range shot in the 105th minute. Bayern's misery was compounded with the news goalkeeper Manuel Neuer suffered a fracture to his left foot as Ronaldo scored his third goal, ruling him out for the rest of the season.

Finance Barkindo says OPEC, non-OPEC committed to restore market stability
Author: 0 Barkindo says OPEC, non-OPEC committed to restore market stability

According to a U.S. Energy Information Administration report, U.S. crude supplies fell 1 million barrels in the most recent week, a smaller decline than expected. "Rising U.S. production levels are offsetting more than a third of the six-month agreement of the 1.8 million barrel-per-day cut", McGillian said.

Finance Share Tracker: General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS)
Author: 0 Share Tracker: General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS)

Hanlon Investment Management Inc. acquired a new stake in Delta Air Lines during the fourth quarter worth $2,816,000. 6 month volatility is 18.851900, and the 3 month clocks in at 17.862100. Several research firms have recently issued reports on DAL. Delta Air Lines , Inc.'s (DAL) witnessed a loss of -2.26% in recent trading period with closing price of $ 44.03.

Author: 0 EPA seeks to scuttle cleanup of coal power plant pollution

Environmentalists believe limiting methane, a gas about 80 times more potent than carbon dioxide in trapping heat, is a low-hanging fruit in efforts to curb climate change. EPA began a cleanup past year of lead- and arsenic-contaminated soil in the Superfund site, which includes the entire Calumet neighborhood. "We can't drink the water".

Author: 0 United Kingdom parliament approves June 8 general election

After debating the motion put forward by May in the House of Commons, 522 of the 650 sitting MPs voted in favour of the June 8 election, passing the threshold of two-thirds needed to approve the plan. And if the ruling Conservatives emerge with a bigger parliamentary majority, it would be equally possible for May to ignore the pro-EU factions within her own party.

Finance Dollar down, gold gains on global risks; US stocks inch up
Author: 0 Dollar down, gold gains on global risks; US stocks inch up

Stress in North Korea, as well as Syria and the recent bombing in Afghanistan have been credited with gold's rise. After several days of losses due to U.S. Investors remain nervous ahead of the first round of France's presidential election this Sunday, even though an opinion poll put centrist Emmanuel Macron first, just ahead of far-right, anti-euro candidate Marine Le Pen.

Author: 0 Markets Right Now: Stocks move higher at midday

Currently, the Dow is down 28.33 points or 0.1 percent at 20,494.95, while the Nasdaq is up 36.92 points or 0.6 percent at 5,886.39 and the S&P 500 is up 6.32 points or 0.3 percent at 2,348.51. The company reported $18.16 billion in revenue in the first quarter, below the $18.4 billion expected by analysts polled by FactSet. Shares of BlackBerry Ltd gained 3.1 per cent to $12.04 after the technology company said insurer Allied World would offer its cyber policyholders access to BlackBerry ...

Author: 0 Apple enters self-driving vehicle race

The permit that was granted allows Apple to perform self-driving vehicle testing operations in 3 different vehicles, with 6 different drivers. The ride-hailing company Uber is locked in nasty dispute with Google's former auto division, now known as Waymo, over Waymo's accusations that a former company executive stole crucial technology that was later used by Uber.

Author: 0 United CEO says no one will be fired for dragging incident

Nevertheless, Munoz insisted that the public-relations nightmare was caused by "a system failure across various areas", rather than human error. It is not clear whether United oversold Flight 3411, but the flight became overbooked when four Republic Airline employees showed up after passengers had boarded and demanded seats so they could commute to their next assignment, a United Express flight the next morning.

Finance Notable Buzzer: Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) , Noble Corporation (NYSE:NE)
Author: 0 Notable Buzzer: Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) , Noble Corporation (NYSE:NE)

Price targets reflect what the analyst believes a stock will be worth four quarters into the future. The consensus rating is 2.2, suggesting the market has given up on the stock. Insiders own 1.10% of the company's stock. On 04/17/2017 close, Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) plummeted -3.40% to $5.69. The Company's shares were trading -13.53% below their 50-day moving average and -13.45% below their 200-day moving average.

Finance Markets Right Now: Health care, banks lead US stocks lower
Author: 0 Markets Right Now: Health care, banks lead US stocks lower

The Dow Jones Industrial Average tumbled 0.6 percent to close the session at 20,523.28. Goldman Sachs was responsible for nearly all of that loss. The Russell 2000 index of small-company stocks dipped 4 points, or 0.3 percent, to 1,357. (GS), which fell 4.7% after its results fell short of analyst forecasts. Netflix lost $3.89, or 2.6 percent, to $143.36. EUROPEAN ELECTIONS: British Prime Minister Theresa May reversed her position by calling for an early general election in June.

Finance Trump family kicks off Easter egg roll
Author: 0 Trump family kicks off Easter egg roll

As the annual event got underway on the White House grounds, President Donald Trump stood beside the first lady and their son Barron on the Truman Balcony. "We will be stronger and bigger and better as a nation than ever before". Trump aide Kellyanne Conway and White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer, who once played the role of the Easter Bunny in costume in 2008 during the George W.

Author: 0 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2017 Induction Ceremony's Best Photos

Perry might even team up for a song or two with the band when it performs later in the evening, TMZ is reporting . Among the inductees this year was folksinger Joan Baez . Tupac's award was collected by his friend, fellow rapper Snoop Dogg. "No, for real! That's right Tupac is the one that got Snoop Dogg smoking blunts".

Finance No Petrol & Diesel On Sundays
Author: 0 No Petrol & Diesel On Sundays

The president of the Federation of All Maharashtra Petrol Dealers Association, Uday Lodh said that the decision came in to support the various demands made to the three public sector oil companies which have not reviewed dealer margins since 2011.

Finance The Half Trillion Dollar Tax Program That's Driving Income Inequality
Author: 0 The Half Trillion Dollar Tax Program That's Driving Income Inequality

We wrote then that the emissions cut by a national consumption/carbon tax would "be so massive that the left's main opposition to the Washington state's initiative, impotence, would peter out". There should also be a conscious plugging of tax loopholes that significantly reduce the income tax liabilities of high income individuals. In their original analysis in the fall, Rosenberg and his colleagues took the skeptics' position, calculating that consumers would have to pay a new tax on ...

Finance Brexit to cost FCA £2.5 million this year
Author: 0 Brexit to cost FCA £2.5 million this year

The regulator also expressed concerns about the resilience of insurance firms' IT systems, which are facing heightened operational risk issues that affect the ability of companies to provide the expected levels of customer service. "Firms will need to assess the impact that a changed relationship with Europe and any changes to the regulatory regime have on their business models", it said.

Finance Donald Trump blasts Tax return protests he says were paid for
Author: 0 Donald Trump blasts Tax return protests he says were paid for

He's President of the United States of America and it's very important to be transparent". In South Florida, activists marched to Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort, where the president is staying this weekend. When you think of April 15 in the U.S., usually you think of tax day. Officers confiscated knives and makeshift weapons. But tax officials have said he can in fact release them if he so wishes.

Author: 0 United Airlines changed policy for bookings

Delta Airlines ranked first in the number of passengers denied boarding, United Airlines placed third, and Hawaiian Airlines came in last. Joachimsthaler said people were reacting strongly to the video because most travelers could identify with Dao even if they hadn't personally been dragged off a flight.

Finance In Japan, Vice President Pence Pushes For Bilateral Trade Deal
Author: 0 In Japan, Vice President Pence Pushes For Bilateral Trade Deal

North Korea has conducted a series of ballistic missile launches in recent months in defiance of United Nation sanctions and concerns have been growing that the reclusive state could soon conduct a sixth nuclear test. "We'll be conducting more missile tests on a weekly, monthly and yearly basis", he said. It's clear that North Korea is not backing down. He visited South Korea earlier and will head to Indonesia after his stop in Japan.

Finance Delta to pay up to $10K to bumped customers
Author: 0 Delta to pay up to $10K to bumped customers

Delta is letting employees offer customers almost $10,000 in compensation to give up seats on overbooked flights , hoping to avoid an uproar like the one that erupted at United after a passenger was dragged off a jet. USA government statistics show that 434,000 passengers voluntarily gave up seats on the country's largest 12 airlines previous year. As a result, it had the lowest rate among the largest USA airlines of bumping people off flights against their will - something that is legal ...

Author: 0 Delta cancels more flights after storm hits Atlanta

The airline is apologizing and says it's trying to rebook customers. Delta advised travellers to check its website and mobile app because more flights may be cancelled. "You only have a finite number of spare pilots". At PDX, only a few flights were canceled as of 10 a.m. Friday. The 3,000 cancelations, which included Delta and Delta Connection flights, topped the 2,300 that were canceled last August after a fire and power outage at a Delta data center in Atlanta.

Finance Victoria Beckham receives heartfelt birthday tributes from her family
Author: 0 Victoria Beckham receives heartfelt birthday tributes from her family

In the sweet video captioned with "I love u" and a number of heart emojis, Harper was seen standing before a pink wall as she serenaded her mom with the famous tune while trying to snap along. Cruz meanwhile, shared a selfie of the pair, and wrote: "Dear Mum happy birthday you are the best mum ever". '"I don't look at you when you were in the Spice Girls and connect that person with you now".

Finance Opponents seek to annul Turkish vote as Erdogan's new powers become reality
Author: 0 Opponents seek to annul Turkish vote as Erdogan's new powers become reality

The delegation was paying a courtesy visit to the YSK and delivered a copy of its interim report on the referendum, OSCE delegation chair Tana de Zulueta said after the meeting. "We also call on all actors to show restraint and on the authorities to launch transparent investigations into these alleged irregularities found by the observers", he said, speaking for the commission, the executive arm of the 28-nation EU.

Author: 0 More McLaren woes as Alonso's engine fails at Bahrain GP

But post-race rumours suggested that because he was out of the points, Alonso had simply retired a healthy vehicle. "Sometimes I looked in the mirror at the beginning of the straight and I saw the vehicle 300-400 metres behind, so I forgot completely about the auto, started changing settings on the steering wheel, and on the braking he was alongside!" McLaren's Belgian driver Stoffel Vandoorne prepares in the pits during the third practice session ahead of qualifying for the Bahrain ...

Author: 0 Government Launches New Gender Pay Gap Initiative

On Tuesday, women and men across America commemorate "Equal Pay Day", which purportedly represents how far into 2017 women must continue working in order to earn what their male counterparts earned past year. That 24 cent an hour gap between male and female wages ranks Alabama 13th among the states. That loss is a brutal blow to the more than 271,000 Alabama households headed by women, 37 percent of which are living in poverty.

Author: 0 Gujarat Lions win toss, elect to field against RCB

RCB snapped a three-match losing spree after batting first and setting an imposing 213/2 with Gayle's knock ably supported by Virat Kohli's 64 off just 50 balls as well as Travis Head's 30 and Kedar Jadhav's 38, both left unbeaten having faced 16 balls apiece.

Finance US, Japan agree China should play larger role on North Korea
Author: 0 US, Japan agree China should play larger role on North Korea

North Korea's deputy United Nations ambassador Kim In Ryong said during a news conference that the us was turning the Korean Peninsula into "the world's biggest hotspot" and creating "a unsafe distuation in which a thermonuclear war may break out at any moment".

Author: 0 NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA) introduced beta drivers for all pascal-series

Mascoma Wealth Management LLC bought a new stake in shares of NVIDIA during the fourth quarter worth $154,000. NVIDIA Corporation had its "buy" rating reiterated by analysts at UBS. This represents a $0.56 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.51%. San Francisco Sentry Investment Group Ca increased Nvidia Corp ( NVDA ) stake by 94.87% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing.

Finance Duke basketball's Grayson Allen to return for his senior year
Author: 0 Duke basketball's Grayson Allen to return for his senior year

Despite his basketball talent and IQ, many felt that Allen's inability to control his emotions would be a deciding factor in where he was taken in the draft. The preseason ACC Player of the Year wasn't even named to one of the postseason All-ACC teams. Allen built on that final game by earning second team All-American honors in his sophomore season.

Finance Stillwater Mining Company (NYSE:SWC) Reviewed By Analysts
Author: 0 Stillwater Mining Company (NYSE:SWC) Reviewed By Analysts

Stillwater Mining Company has a Gross Margin score of 38. Louisiana State Employees Retirement System increased its stake in shares of Stillwater Mining Company by 1.4% in the first quarter. The company's expected revenue in the current quarter to be 205 Million, seeing a projected current quarter growth of 237.5%, and per annum growth estimates over the next 5 year period of around 48%.

Finance Odebrecht ordered to pay $2.6 billion to settle bribe probe
Author: 0 Odebrecht ordered to pay $2.6 billion to settle bribe probe

The US charged Odebrecht with bribery in 12 countries in Latin America, with some bribes flowing through US banks. Monday's order comes as Odebrecht tries to negotiate plea deals with other countries, including Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico, Peru, the Dominican Republic, Venezuela, Panama and Portugal.

Author: 0 Reform the Tax Code Now!

Tax reform must eliminate the tax incentive for corporations to shift jobs and profits offshore, a move that would raise almost $1 trillion over 10 years. At the same time, upper-income households saw their wealth grow from 29 percent of the national total to 49 percent. Worldwide trade rules for sound but complicated reasons permit border adjustments with "indirect" taxes such as VATs, but forbid them when coupled with "direct taxes" such as income tax systems.

Author: 0 Switch sells 906000 units in March in the U

All of us at Nintendo Wire would like to take this opportunity to congratulate Nintendo on its tremendous success! "Looking ahead, we are excited to share more about our plans for Xbox One, including launching the world's most powerful console - Project Scorpio - alongside an wonderful lineup of new Xbox One games", they said in a note.

Author: 0 Bank of America profits jump, helped by interest rates

According to the company, revenue, net of interest expense, rose 7% from $20.8 billion to $22.2 billion, surpassing expectations of $21.61 billion. Revenues stepped up 7% to 22.2 billion United States dollars (£17.4 billion), as it cheered strong asset management flows and a rebound in investment banking fees.

Finance Christians Advised To Proclaim Resurrection Of Jesus
Author: 0 Christians Advised To Proclaim Resurrection Of Jesus

It isn't just once a year that we celebrate Jesus' resurrection. His followers, his true believers, mourned while those who persecuted him went about their lives. " Whom are you looking for?" But in reality, it was just the beginning. "In the Gospel of John, chapter 10, Jesus says the shepherd calls his own sheep by name, 'I am the Good Shepherd and I know mine.' In chapter 20, how much fear and doubt must have gripped Mary of Magdala as she stood by the tomb?" Easter is the culmination ...