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They spent a lot of the back half of the race trying to box us in and make us afraid". I thought I wasn't going to finish at one point. Members of the U.S. "It will be a bit of a new challenge for me", she said. "I'm incredibly happy", she said. "My aim for the world championships is just to perform as best as I can in the sprint", he said.
  • American Airlines flight attendant suspended after video shows confrontation

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    A male passenger later got in a verbal confrontation with the flight attendant. The woman elected to take another flight and was upgraded to first class, said American. "In short, we are disappointed by these actions", the airline said. Why would you ever be violent with a passenger let alone a passenger that's holding a baby? Another passenger, Olivia Morgan, was standing in the cabin door with her daughter as the incident unfolded.
  • Oil slides more after USA settlement on API inventory report

    Oil slides more after USA settlement on API inventory report

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    Brent's June delivery closing price was at a premium of $2.04 compared to West Texas Intermediate. The West Texas Intermediate for May delivery decreased 1.97 USA dollars to settle at 50.44 dollars a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange, while Brent crude for June delivery lost 1.96 dollars to close at 52.93 dollars a barrel on the London ICE Futures Exchange.
  • Diageo plc 13.7% Potential Upside Indicated by JP Morgan Cazenove

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    The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital on Wednesday, November 23 with "Equal Weight". As per Wednesday, January 25, the company rating was maintained by Shore Capital. The firm has "Buy" rating by Stifel Nicolaus given on Wednesday, April 13. About 14.34M shares traded. Talktalk Telecom Group PLC (LON:TALK) has declined 8.25% since September 21, 2016 and is downtrending.
  • Trump believes in 'reciprocal' free trade, treasury chief says

    Trump believes in 'reciprocal' free trade, treasury chief says

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    Mnuchin spoke Thursday at a conference sponsored by the Institute of International Finance, an organization representing the world's biggest banks. Commenting on China's 6.9 percent GDP growth for the 1st quarter of 2017, Lagarde says Beijing's economic stimulus has worked, but she warned against the country's rapid credit expansion and the threat of a real estate bubble.
  • Netflix says it's competing with 'sleep' not Amazon or Hulu

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    Almost 10 years after Netflix began offering online streaming of movies and TV shows, the company says it's all set to hit the 100-million subscribers mark. He downplayed competition, saying "entertainment is not a zero-sum game" and it is more about winning fans with content in the on-demand viewing market.
  • US Defends Use of MOAB in Afghanistan, Despite Questionable Results

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    The strike came as U.S. President Donald Trump prepares to dispatch his first high-level delegation to Kabul , amid uncertainty about his plans for the almost 9,000 American troops stationed in Afghanistan . "This was the right weapon against the right target", he said. Last week, a USA soldier was killed in the same district as the bomb was dropped while conducting operations against Islamic State .
  • Trump puts European Union ahead of Britain in trade queue

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    Mrs Merkel is said to have told senior colleagues that Mr Trump misunderstood the basic facts about the European Union and trade, asking her 10 times if he could work out a trade deal with Germany before finally getting the message he could negotiate only with the EU.
  • No measures for homebuyers that could impact house prices in Toronto: Morneau

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    A government backgrounder on the measures announced today specifically mentions the practice of double-ending, when one agent represents more than one party in a transaction. The tax is one of more than two dozen measures introduced on Thursday and aimed at injecting affordability into the region's housing market. This was something that Toronto Mayor John Tory specifically asked for.
  • Hazard salutes Conte after Chelsea star seals Wembley thriller

    Hazard salutes Conte after Chelsea star seals Wembley thriller

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    Conte said at a press conference Stamford Bridge "I think he is keeping the goals for the finale of the season". "To have a chance to win this trophy is significant for us as players", Matic added. When I go on the bench, when I am on the pitch, my thing is always the same. With Tottenham having built up a head of steam with seven successive league wins to close the gap at the top to four points, Conte said beating them was the ideal way to start a crucial week for his team who also go to ...
  • German bombing suspect tried to manipulate stock, officials say

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    Police arrested a man on suspicion he attacked the bus of German soccer team Borussia Dortmund GmbH last week, hoping to profit from a slump in the publicly traded club's share price. According to the investigation, the suspect had bought 78,000 euros ($84,000) worth of shares in the club online from the team's hotel. The game was postponed to the next day.