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United CEO: 'This will never happen again'

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An airline could use that approach if it needs to bump passengers who are already seated and are refusing to leave, said Brett Snyder, a former airline executive who runs the blog CrankyFlier.com. In a video, the man can be seen standing in the aisle near what appears to be the rear of the aircraft. He was filmed with blood flowing down his chin afterwards, saying: "I want to go home, I want to go home". Read More »

Iran says supports extending oil output cuts

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On Thursday, before major markets closed for a holiday break, they settled up 3 USA cents at US$55.89 a barrel. U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures likewise retreated 47 cents at $52.71 per barrel. US crude oil production has climbed to 9.24 million barrels per day, according to the latest Energy Information Administration data. The recovery in USA drilling activity is damping optimism that had lifted prices above $53 a barrel after some members of the Organization of ... Read More »

President Donald Trump says China working on North Korea 'problem'

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The new and inexperienced U.S. president has indicated he will not allow North Korea to develop an intercontinental ballistic missile capable of delivering a nuclear warhead to the western United States. Tensions on the peninsula have ratcheted up in recent weeks, amid tit-for-tat saber-rattling from the USA and North Korea and analysts' warnings that North Korea was preparing for a sixth nuclear test. Read More »

Air India proposes hefty fines for unruly passengers

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Now, all details, including the specific reason for the delay, especially in cases of unruly passenger behaviour would be furnished in the eventuality of a flight failing to depart on time due to an unruly passenger, one of the officials said. Read More »

Jazz notebook: Utah doesn't want to relax with a series lead

Late in the first quarter, the Jazz ruled him out for the game. That advantage became even more severe when the Jazz lost Rudy Gobert to injury on the first play of the game. "Everybody says that. But we've been up 2-0 several times and lost a series (to Portland last year)". Gordon Hayward posted a double-double with 19 points and 10 rebounds. Read More »

Cleveland man uploaded fatal shooting to Facebook

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In the video, Stephens reportedly said a woman's name and asked Godwin to repeat it. Officials in the OH city said they were looking for Steve Stephens in connection with the one confirmed killing but had found no evidence to support what police said was a claim he made in the video of having killed more than a dozen other people. Read More »

Vettel revels in rewards of Bahrain 'Easter hunt'

In a race which saw Valtteri Bottas, Vettel and Hamilton all lead at different stages of the race, Ferrari's decision to pit early ultimately won it, as did a Safety Car period which forced Mercedes to double stack its drivers at the pit stop. Read More »

Pence, McMaster, McCain React to North Korea

US Vice President Mike Pence used a visit to the heavily militarised border between the two Koreas Monday to declare "all options are on the table" in dealing with Pyongyang, the day after the North's latest failed missile test. At the weekend, North Korea's latest missile test failed, exploding shortly after take off. Asked if he was confident that China will pressure North Korea in a meaningful way, McMaster replied, " We'll see what happens ". Read More »

United Will No Longer Remove Passengers To Give Seats To Crew Members

After the uproar over the mistreatment of Dao, who suffered a concussion, a broken nose, and lost two teeth, other US carriers are looking at their policies, said Henry Harteveldt, a travel-industry analyst. He said his client was in a "secure location" because he has been hounded by media, but that he would speak at a future date. VIDEO: After the assault, Dr. Read More »

Taxes are due Tuesday - what to know if you haven't filed

A tax attorney will be able to recommend to you whether you should file for an extension or can complete your return by the normal filing deadline. More than 8 million extension requests are expected through this week, with the vast majority of those Forms 4868 , Application for Automatic Extension of Time to File U.S. Read More »

French voters undecided days before vote

Commemorating the World War I battle of Chemin des Dames in northern France, Hollande credited Europe with "having protected us against war". "It's as if he's writing a new chapter of Houllebecq's book Soumission", she said , referring to a novel by author Michel Houllebecq that portrays a fictional Islamist president coming to power in France. Read More »

Easter events draw children to Lake Shore Park and downtown Ashtabula

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Children, 12 years old and younger, were divided into age categories of 4 and under, 5-8yrs old, 9-12yrs old. The event concluded with free live music, food, arts & crafts and games for the entire family. "I have a 2-year-old", Ovalle said. Families enjoyed worship music in the park before a community sermon honored the true meaning of Easter. This year's Easter-themed festivities was the first time in two years, Samuel said, following reports that parents were seen jumping over children. Read More »

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's Ant Financial Boosts MoneyGram Bid

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The Chinese company could still face potential political obstacles, with American lawmakers urging the powerful Committee on Foreign Investment in the U.S.to conduct a "full and thorough" review of the deal. The two firms said they have made progress toward obtaining the regulatory approvals necessary to complete the transaction, including winning USA antitrust clearance. Read More »

Attorney: 'Fearless Girl' Statue Violates Bull Sculptor's Copyright

This bold presence received an overwhelmingly positive reaction from the public, which caused Mayor Bill de Blasio to extend Fearless Girl's city permit for almost one year. " We're all for gender equality ", Siegel, the former director of the New York Civil Liberties Union who's handling Di Modica's case alongside attorney Steven Hyman, told The Washington Post on Tuesday night. Read More »

Trump hits back at tax protests, asks 'who paid' for rallies

April 16, 2017Trump tweeted Sunday that someone should "look into who paid for the small organized rallies yesterday . The election is over!" Also present at the Washington DC march was law professor Jennifer Taub, who had come up with the idea for the themed march in January after hearing presidential adviser Kellyanne Conway say that the president would not be releasing his tax returns because " people don't care ". Read More »

Facebook launches new education tool in hopes of curbing 'false' news

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Facebook has been accused of pulling a ridiculous publicity stunt after launching an "educational tool" to help users to spot fake news , while avoiding its own responsibilities. According to Fortune , Facebook actually launched several other campaigns in the past few months to stop fake news . Facebook has been under pressure to combat fake news on its platform after claims it was used to sway voters during the United States presidential campaign. Read More »

United CEO vows to reform policy on flight removals, overbooking

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David Dao, have filed papers with the IL state court requesting that United Airlines and the City of Chicago, which operates the airport, preserve all documents and evidence related to flight 3411, including cockpit voice recordings, passenger manifests, crew lists, video recordings and any other materials related to the flight, in which their client was forcibly removed by airport law enforcement officials and injured while being dragged down the aisle. Read More »

Girl attacked by shark while surfing at Kelp Beds, near Esperance

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Surfer Sean Pollard was attacked at Wylie Bay - eight kilometers from Monday's attack - in 2014. He lost his right hand and his left arm above the elbow. In June previous year, Doreen Collyer, 60, died after being attacked by a large great white shark while diving one kilometre off the Perth coast. A medium great white shark was seen 150 metres off shore on Tuesday in Two Mile Beach in Hopetoun. Read More »

Lawyer says United apology was 'staged'

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Joya and Forest Cummings were sitting behind Dao on the United flight and began recording video after an airline supervisor asked Dao to leave the plane and he refused. In fact, he appears relatively passive both when he was dragged down the aisle of the jet and when he is seen standing in the aisle later saying quietly, "I want to go home, I want to go home". Read More »

President Trump: 'We are not going into Syria'

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He reiterated the US position that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad must eventually relinquish power in Syria, a position starkly at odds with Russian Federation. He also reiterated America's claim that Syrian government forces "planned, directed and executed" a chemical attack on civilians, which killed more than 80 people. Read More »

Raptors drop playoff opener against Milwaukee

Neither team led by more than 10 points on a back-and-forth night - the first opener the Raptors have played in the evening since 2002. Middleton's driving dunk with 1:17 to play closed out the scoring in the first quarter and gave Milwaukee a 30-22 lead. Read More »

Modi arrives in Gujarat to warm welcome

Sources said that Modi asked the party leaders and workers to hold district-level conferences over the issues of backward Muslims and women. Reaffirming his commitment to development, Modi stressed on P2 G2 (pro-people proactive good governance) agenda for the BJP and its governments in his address to the party's national executive during which he rejected the EVM row as another "unsustainable" product of "manufacturing factories" of opposition parties. Read More »

Why Analysts Stacks up on CSX Corporation (CSX)?

Meeder Asset Management Inc. increased its position in CSX by 52.5% in the third quarter. Tracking most recent quarter period, Price to book (P/B) ration is at 3.70 and Price to cash per share ration is at 42.39. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, February 28th were given a dividend of $0.18 per share. OVERWEIGHT signal was given by 1 and Underweight signal was issued by 0 Analyst. Read More »