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Markets JetBlue outer windshield shatters midair
Author: 0 JetBlue outer windshield shatters midair

These photos and videos were captured by Michael Paluska, a reporter from WFTS , Ch. 28, who happened to be on the flight. Lauderdale after one of its windshields shattered midflight. On Wednesday, a Southwest flight made an emergency landing in Cleveland because of a broken window, though the cabin maintained pressurization throughout, and no passengers were injured.

Markets Letter carriers to Stamp Out Hunger Saturday
Author: 0 Letter carriers to Stamp Out Hunger Saturday

We are asking the community to help us by donating canned food items through the Letter Carriers' Food Drive. "Nationwide, we are the largest organization which have a food drive", said Hill. In addition to canned goods, high protein and fiber items like dried beans, rice, canned meat and peanut butter are especially needed. If you aren't able to help this year's Stamp Out Hunger food drive , you can visit Feeding South Dakota online for information about food and monetary donations, as ...

Markets Buhari Nominates Keyamo, 6 Others for NDIC Board
Author: 0 Buhari Nominates Keyamo, 6 Others for NDIC Board

Pastor Gabriel Adegboye, the senior pastor of Worksword of God Church has said that God told him President Muhammadu Buhari will rule Nigeria for only four years. "For a lot of people who are asking the question whether he is healthy enough to run for re-election, this trip further reinforces those concerns". "We charge the Presidency to end their official secrecy and come clear on the reasons for President Muhammadu Buhari's alleged "technical stopover" in London." it tweeted.

Markets Oil elevated ahead of Trump Iran announcement, shares firm
Author: 0 Oil elevated ahead of Trump Iran announcement, shares firm

It would hamper investments in Iranian oil resources thus leading to a potentially tighter future oil market . The inaugural ceremony of the exhibition was attended by Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh , Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF) Secretary General Yury Sentyurin, Croatian Deputy Prime Minister Martina Dalic, and a number of Iranian parliament members, ambassadors of other countries in Iran , directors of Iranian oil, gas and petrochemical industries, and ...

Markets Dish Network Telemarketing Calls Could Mean $1200 Payout To Some
Author: 0 Dish Network Telemarketing Calls Could Mean $1200 Payout To Some

After a trial in January 2017, a jury found that DISH was liable for calls placed by the retailer to certain telephone numbers on the Do Not Call Registry. If you are one of them, you may be able to collect $1,200 per call. You can go here to see if your telephone number is among those eligible for payment.

Markets Elon Musk and Grimes make couple debut at the Met Gala
Author: 0 Elon Musk and Grimes make couple debut at the Met Gala

So far you're thinking great, I do like to stay up to date with the latest Elon news, but where's the science? She also found this character to be a little bit like Marie Antoinette . The gossip rag said the pair met online about a month ago, after Musk saw on a joke about artificial intelligence that Grimes made and reached out.

Markets Big Earnings Beats After the Bell: DIS, TRIP and ETSY
Author: 0 Big Earnings Beats After the Bell: DIS, TRIP and ETSY

Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also bought and sold shares of the stock. Aviance Capital Management Llc increased Walt Disney Co ( DIS ) stake by 93.07% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. The company has a market capitalization of $152.10 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 17.98, a PEG ratio of 1.45 and a beta of 1.29. The Walt Disney Company (DIS ) is a publicly traded company, but investing for the sake of investing is not enough.

Markets Gramercy Property Trust (GPT) Forms Bearish Double Bottom Pattern at $23.82
Author: 0 Gramercy Property Trust (GPT) Forms Bearish Double Bottom Pattern at $23.82

Royal Bank of Canada set a $26.00 price target on Gramercy Property Trust and gave the company a hold rating in a research note on Wednesday, March 7th. Likewise, the upbeat performance for the last quarter was 15.94% and for the full year it was -0.69%. Presently, Gramercy Property Trust (GPT ) has a RSI reading of 87.16.

Markets Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc
Author: 0 Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc

The difference between the actual and Estimated EPS is $0.01. The specialty pharmaceutical company reported $0.98 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.96 by $0.02. A number of institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in VRX . The short sellers then promise to replace the stock in the future and makes dividend payments out of their own pockets to cover the dividend income that is no longer exists on the ...

Markets Twitter testing end-to-end encrypted messaging
Author: 0 Twitter testing end-to-end encrypted messaging

Whistleblower Edward Snowden called for an encrypted DMs feature roughly 18 months ago and it now appears Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey took the idea from " reasonable and something we'll think about ", to the prototype phase in the interim. The popular direct message feature allows users to connect via messages, regardless of whether they follow each other on the social networking platform or not.

Markets Durant scores 38, Warriors down Pelicans for 3-1 lead
Author: 0 Durant scores 38, Warriors down Pelicans for 3-1 lead

Stephen Curry added 23 points as the Warriors seized a 3-1 lead in their best-of-7 second-round series, which they would clinch with a home victory Tuesday, May 8. Draymond Green had a solid, typical Draymond outing, scoring eight points and adding nine assists and nine rebounds in the 118-92 beatdown. For the duration of the second half it was all Warriors.

Markets Isha Ambani gets engaged to Anand Piramal
Author: 0 Isha Ambani gets engaged to Anand Piramal

Anand and Isha have been friends for long and their families have shared a strong friendship for over four decades, the sources said. It's here that we notice how mother Nita got her steps spot on, while daughter Isha tries to match her steps, smiling all along.

Markets Japanese drug maker Takeda agrees to buy Ireland's Shire
Author: 0 Japanese drug maker Takeda agrees to buy Ireland's Shire

Shire's board agreed Takeda could buy it at £49.01 or $66.21 a share-$30.33 in cash and 0.839 of a Takeda share for each Shire share-in a deal that valued the target at $62 billion. The companies said the payment represents a 64.4% premium over the value of Shire's shares in late March, when media organizations reported news of a potential Takeda takeover.

Markets Is Comcast Preparing To Make Unsolicited Offer For Fox?
Author: 0 Is Comcast Preparing To Make Unsolicited Offer For Fox?

Fox agreed in December to sell the assets in question to Walt Disney Co. for $52.4 billion in stock. It looks like Disney's big plan to buy a significant part of Fox's assets is not a sure thing. In doing so, it topped an earlier offer for the entirety of Sky by Fox. It is not clear how receptive he would be to an all-cash offer by Comcast. The company is reportedly awaiting a ruling from a United States judge sometime next month regarding USA telecommunications provider AT&T's planned ...

Markets Emergency alert broadcast tested in Ontario today
Author: 0 Emergency alert broadcast tested in Ontario today

All wireless service providers must distribute public emergency alert messages on their LTE networks, following a ruling from the Canadian Radio and Telecommunications Commission. The test will continue in other provinces on Wednesday. While some users reported they received the alert on their mobile devices, a majority say they did not hear or receive anything at the scheduled time.

Markets Sensex ends 292 points higher; Nifty settles at 10715-level
Author: 0 Sensex ends 292 points higher; Nifty settles at 10715-level

On the global front, crude oil prices stood near their highest since late 2014 on Tuesday, ahead of an announcement by US President Donald Trump on whether he would withdraw from a landmark nuclear deal with Iran, which fueled concerns about crude supply.

Markets Restaurants now required to show calorie counts
Author: 0 Restaurants now required to show calorie counts

The menu rule applies to restaurants and similar retail food establishments if they are part of a chain of 20 or more locations, doing business under the same name, offering for sale the same menu items and offering for sale restaurant-type foods.

Markets Pickup truck collides with Southwest plane at Baltimore airport
Author: 0 Pickup truck collides with Southwest plane at Baltimore airport

The company said they're glad everyone made it safely and regret any inconvenience. All 172 passengers exited the aircraft by stairs, and no injuries were reported. Last week, a window cracked on a flight causing an emergency landing. Southwest Airlines also tweeted about the incident in response to a passenger.

Markets Capitals Look To End Penguins' Elimination-Game Streak
Author: 0 Capitals Look To End Penguins' Elimination-Game Streak

During the first round against Columbus, Washington was up 3-2 in the series. We just need to find a way this year. Nobody will be surprised if they stave off elimination and force a Game 7 with a big win on Monday night. At least the Capitals put themselves in position for playoff heartbreak. The Capitals have yet to advance to the conference finals in the Ovechkin-Backstrom era.

Markets NFLPA file grievances on behalf of Eric Reid
Author: 0 NFLPA file grievances on behalf of Eric Reid

Kaepernick began the player protest movement prior to a preseason game back in 2016, when he sat on the bench during the national anthem. Although some have attributed the league's declining ratings to player protests, Namath believes they're not a problem.

Markets Self-driving Uber that killed pedestrian reportedly didn't realize she was human
Author: 0 Self-driving Uber that killed pedestrian reportedly didn't realize she was human

Hart said in 2016 that self-driving cars will not be flawless. "Clearly there's a problem, because the radar also should have picked her up throughout", Rajkumar said. Examples of a real false positive might include a plastic bag floating in front of the vehicle or a newspaper lying on the road. Arizona governor put a halt to all of Uber's testing, and there were also other companies that voluntarily delayed their own testing until everything was figured out.

Markets Oil Prices Rise but Shows Signs of Tapering
Author: 0 Oil Prices Rise but Shows Signs of Tapering

Gas in Ann Arbor has dropped four cents per gallon making the average $2.91/g. Making the new average $2.79 per gallon. "Killing the deal may inflict more pain on motorists as it may lead to sanctions placed on Iran and their oil production, which would likely push oil prices higher".

Markets Nestlé pays £5.28 billion to sell Starbucks coffee you drink at home
Author: 0 Nestlé pays £5.28 billion to sell Starbucks coffee you drink at home

Nestle rose 0.5 percent after news it will pay $7.15 billion as part of a global coffee alliance in which the food group is getting the rights to market Starbucks products around the world outside US coffee company's shops. The deal will not involve any of the Seattle-based company's cafes and Nestle expects the deal to begin adding to earnings by 2019. The investment company of Europe's billionaire Reimann family has spent more than $30 billion building a coffee empire by acquiring assets ...

Markets China slams USA jab on its Taiwan push
Author: 0 China slams USA jab on its Taiwan push

Hong Kong and Macau are former European colonies that have since been returned to China but run largely autonomously, although tensions have risen due to the CCP continuing to exert its influence in the processes of local governance. On Friday, Pentagon officials slapped the Chinese with a formal complaint, demanding Beijing stamp out supposed military-grade laser attacks on U.S.

Markets Warren Buffett deflects questions about a successor
Author: 0 Warren Buffett deflects questions about a successor

Even Warren Buffett can't escape the political and social debates that have spilled over into the corporate world. Renowned investor Warren Buffett during the annual meeting of his Berkshire Hathaway has torn into Musk's recent comment on his belief in economic moats, triggering a proper billionaire trolling war.

Markets Lufthansa-Air France or BA-Air France?
Author: 0 Lufthansa-Air France or BA-Air France?

The survival of Air France is in the balance". "I accept the consequences of this vote and will tender my resignation to the boards of Air France and Air France-KLM in coming days", said Janaillac after 55.44 percent of Air France workers voted against accepting a pay rise of seven percent over four years.

Markets Guy Has Eaten 30K Big Macs
Author: 0 Guy Has Eaten 30K Big Macs

He's been eating Big Macs since 1972 when he bought his first one. He's eaten at least one nearly every day, since May 17, 1972. 30,000 goddamn Big Macs. McDonald's Fox Valley's franchise owner D.W. Rause was there for the event. Don Gorske has eaten a Big Mac almost every day since May 1972. But it's an absurd number of Big Macs.

Markets Palestinians Call 'Victory' as 'Occupying' Israel's Pulls Out From UNSC Seat Bid
Author: 0 Palestinians Call 'Victory' as 'Occupying' Israel's Pulls Out From UNSC Seat Bid

In addition to Israel on a non-permanent seat of the United Nations security Council also claimed by Germany and Belgium. A United Nations source had said that Israel would withdraw because it had limited chances to win a seat. Israel has never held a Council seat and would have been hard for Israel to win against those to European nations, but it would have won by default if it was unopposed in the group.

Markets Flight attendant was 'drunk or stoned,' woman says. United Airlines reimbursed fliers
Author: 0 Flight attendant was 'drunk or stoned,' woman says. United Airlines reimbursed fliers

The outlet also reported that the passenger went to the cockpit during the flight to report the attendant's "out of control" behavior to the pilot, and that police were waiting for her when the flight landed in North Dakota . The flight attendant is on "out of service" pending the investigation. United Airlines released a statement on Thursday apologizing to customers who took Trans States Airlines flight 4689 from Denver to Williston.

Markets Norfolk Southern freight train derails outside Philadelphia
Author: 0 Norfolk Southern freight train derails outside Philadelphia

While Amtrak resumed service, SEPTA announced the Wilmington-Newark line would remain suspended for the remainder of the day. No injuries have been reported . Amtrak says crews were on the scene working to clear the area as quickly and safely as possible. A large crane was brought in to upright the overturned cars.

Markets Driver in fatal Park Slope crash indicted on manslaughter charge
Author: 0 Driver in fatal Park Slope crash indicted on manslaughter charge

Their mothers, 33-year-old Lauren Lew and 34-year-old Ruth Ann Blumenstein, a pregnant Tony-award winning actress better known by her stage name Ruthie Ann Miles , also were injured in the crash. The investigation also revealed that on January 8, Bruns allegedly had a medical episode while driving her auto on Staten Island and was subsequently hospitalized for two days, according to the district attorney's office.

Author: 0 Hedge Funds Curb Bets on Oil Rally Just Before Price Nears $70

The Iran nuclear deal is on the brink of collapse, yet oil traders continue to underestimate the impact of a fast-approaching supply shock. At 1040 GMT, July ICE Brent crude futures were up 2 cents at $73.82/b, after rising from negative territory earlier in the morning, while the June NYMEX light sweet crude contract was up 16 cents at $68.56/b.

Markets Tornado watch issued for much of Vermont
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The National Weather Service has issued a tornado watch for much of Vermont and Northeast New York. The National Weather Service classifies a thunderstorm as severe when it's capable of producing wind gusts of 58 miles per hour or higher, hail of an inch in diameter, and possibly a tornado.

Markets Yaya Toure to leave Manchester City at end of season
Author: 0 Yaya Toure to leave Manchester City at end of season

Huddersfield will be looking to pull off a miracle on Sunday as they need a win or a draw to drag them away from Southampton, who sit in 18th. Yaya Toure will be out of contract at the end of season and won't be offered a fresh contract by Pep Guardiola .

Markets China asks US to amend ZTE business ban
Author: 0 China asks US to amend ZTE business ban

He added that the Pentagon is considering whether another advisory is necessary regarding the department-wide use of the devices. Last week The Epoch Times reported that Chinese-made Huawei smartphones were among the electronic products being sold at the Army and Air Force Exchange Service (AAFES) stores of several USA military bases in Germany.