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Sensex Jumps Over 150 Points, Nifty Touches 10750, ICICI Bank Surges 7%

Sensex Jumps Over 150 Points, Nifty Touches 10750, ICICI Bank Surges 7%

In the broader market, the BSE Midcap gained 0.5 per cent, while the BSE Smallcap added 0.6 per cent. Vinod Nair, Head of Research, Geojit Financial Services said: "Market gained momentum as yie...

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Restaurants facing new reality of displayed calorie counts

Restaurants facing new reality of displayed calorie counts

WASHINGTON - +An Obama-era rule requiring thousands of United States restaurants, stores and movie theaters to post nutritional information for items on their menus kicked in Monday, reminding America...

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University of California workers are set to strike

University of California workers are set to strike

The strike got off to a rocky start at UCLA, where a motorist apparently got impatient and tried to drive through the picketers crossing a street. Eric Gudz, a current candidate for the Davis City C...

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Truck crashes into Southwest Airlines plane at BWI

Truck crashes into Southwest Airlines plane at BWI

There are no injuries and the 172 passengers are deplaning via airstairs. 'Guess that makes me an airplane crash survivor'. Southwest Airlines posted this response: "Glad to hear everyone made it ...

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Washington Capitals have a chance to finally make the Eastern Conference Finals

Washington Capitals have a chance to finally make the Eastern Conference Finals

The Capitals and the Penguins have a decades-long rivalry. The Penguins have a must-win game on home ice Monday, with a win putting them in the same place they were at this time previous y...

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Uber hires safety adviser after fatal self-driving auto crash

Uber hires safety adviser after fatal self-driving auto crash

The Herzberg incident presented the vehicle with a unique challenge, however, as she was walking alongside a bicycle, creating a profile that was neither clearly a pedestrian, nor a cyclist. The pro...

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Statewide gas prices stay flat, Lansing prices tumble

Statewide gas prices stay flat, Lansing prices tumble

Including the change in gas prices in Chattanooga during the past week, prices on Sunday were 49.0 cents per gallon higher than the same day one year ago and are 8.7 cents per gallon higher than a...

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Nestle pays $7.1 billion to market Starbucks' coffee

Nestle pays $7.1 billion to market Starbucks' coffee

Nestle will pay Starbucks US$7.15 billion as part of a global coffee alliance in which the Swiss-based food giant is getting the rights to market the US coffee company's products around the world ou...

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Air France hit by new strike, sinking shares, quitting CEO

Air France hit by new strike, sinking shares, quitting CEO

Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire on Sunday urged the company and workers to resume talks, delivering a blunt assessment of the airline's future. Mr Le Maire told French news channel BFM TV: "I call o...

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Warren Buffett Wants More Apple Shares and Praises the Company's Buybacks

Warren Buffett Wants More Apple Shares and Praises the Company's Buybacks

Even Warren Buffett can't escape the political and social debates that have spilled over into the corporate world. Furthermore, Buffett said that he would love to see Apple go down in price so Be...

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Air France CEO says to resign after failure to fix pay dispute

Air France CEO says to resign after failure to fix pay dispute

The survival of strike-hit Air France is in the balance, according to the country's economy minister. Jean-Marc Janaillac, Chief Executive Officer of Air France-KLM Group, attends a news conferenc...

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Man Eats 30000th Big Mac, Setting New World Record

Man Eats 30000th Big Mac, Setting New World Record

A crowd gathered to see Don Gorske eat his 30,000th Big Mac on Friday. Gorske says that when he ate that first Big Mac, there was only one McDonald's in town, and he had just gotten his drivers' licen...

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Germany will defend the interests of Israel in the United Nations security Council

Germany will defend the interests of Israel in the United Nations security Council

Germany has said it will stand up for Israel's interests and security if it wins a non-permanent seat on the UN Security Council . "It was decided that we will continue to act with our allies to al...

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Amtrak, SEPTA Service Interrupted Due To Derailment

Amtrak, SEPTA Service Interrupted Due To Derailment

SEPTA was forced to halt service on its Wilmington/Newark Line. Media reports the cars, part of an 88-car train, dumped loads of stone onto the tracks. Amtrak was operating through the Northeast Corri...

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Charges: Before crash killed 2 kids, driver was warned not to drive

Charges: Before crash killed 2 kids, driver was warned not to drive

Bruns's first court appearance in the case drew intense media coverage, with reporters tossing questions at the Staten Island woman as she entered Brooklyn Supreme Court using a walker and wearing bra...

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Drunk air hostess filmed swearing on tannoy and confronting passengers

Drunk air hostess filmed swearing on tannoy and confronting passengers

In her first tweet , which has now been removed and replaced, Gorman posted: "Thanks United , for a terrifying flight!" "We know about a concerning episode including a flight orderly serving on ou...

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John Kerry Working Quietly to Preserve Iran Nuclear Deal

John Kerry Working Quietly to Preserve Iran Nuclear Deal

The meeting was their second in two weeks, and came amid a whirlwind of meetings between Kerry and German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier, European Union official Federica Mogherini , and French ...

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Oil falls after U.S. output hits record

The most recent uptick in prices comes ahead of a possible U.S. exit from the Iran nuclear deal, which lifts previous sanctions on Tehran so long as it curbs its nuclear program, next week. crud...

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Premier League Predictions: Wenger's last home game, relegation for Baggies?

Premier League Predictions: Wenger's last home game, relegation for Baggies?

I don't think they're nervous because we have too much experience in comparable situations like this. "In the Brighton game we are going to make one of the most handsome farewells one player can rec...

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Media aide is fourth resignation from EPA this week

Media aide is fourth resignation from EPA this week

In leaving the EPA, Bowman expressed thanks for the opportunity to serve President Trump and Pruitt. Smotkin reportedly was hired as a lobbyist by the Moroccan government shortly after Pruitt's visi...

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Justify looks to prove talent trumps curses in Kentucky Derby

Justify looks to prove talent trumps curses in Kentucky Derby

Thankfully our horse, Declaration of War, was a good sport and took us on a fun ride. But when they opened the doors, he got left five lengths behind the field on a muddy racetrack. Bravazo is a huge ...

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Shell Midstream Partners (NYSE:SHLX) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at Deutsche Bank

It has underperformed by 36.00% the S&P500. Shell Midstream Partners, L.P. owns, operates, develops, and acquires pipelines and other midstream assets in the United States.The firm is worth $4.82 bi...

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Waymo self-driving van involved in Arizona crash

Waymo self-driving van involved in Arizona crash

ABC15 reports that a Honda sedan swerved to avoid striking another vehicle, which sent that Honda into oncoming traffic on Chandler Boulevard, where it came into contact with the Waymo vehicle. Ube...

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'Unthinkable': Farmers unhappy as European Union proposes 5 percent CAP reduction

'Unthinkable': Farmers unhappy as European Union proposes 5 percent CAP reduction

On Wednesday (May 2), the European Commission recommended a spending plan that includes €100 billion (about $120 billion USD) for research between 2021 and 2027. As net contributors to the European ...

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Black men arrested at Philadelphia Starbucks reach agreement with city

Black men arrested at Philadelphia Starbucks reach agreement with city

The 23-year-old men, Rashon Nelson and Donte Robinson , were arrested by police on April 12 when employees said they were trespassing for not purchasing anything. Robinson said the city-funded foun...

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