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Economy

White House press secretary Sean Spicer on Tuesday called the forced removal of the passenger "troubling". Munoz, who was named "communicator of the year" recently by PR Week, said in his latest statement: "I deeply apologise to the customer forcibly removed and to all the customers aboard".
  • Real Madrid's win "robbery in the Champions League" - Vidal

    Economy

    Bayern Munich has singled out Hungarian referee Viktor Kassai as the decisive factor for its Champions League quarterfinal exit to Real Madrid. He came into the series against Bayern in a scoring drought of almost seven months in the European tournament, and had scored only once in his last five Madrid games in all competitions.
  • Bill accommodating Uber and Lyft heads to governor

    Bill accommodating Uber and Lyft heads to governor

    Economy

    The measure, backed by the ridesharing industry, continues to include insurance and background-check requirements that are less stringent than what critics have previously sought. Opposition among legislators also was hard to find. But most critically, it overrides local governments' attempts to regulate them. "HB 100 is not about a particular company or any particular city", Paddie said Wednesday on the House floor.
  • US crude stockpiles fall unexpectedly

    Economy

    Saudi Arabia, the biggest Opec producer, reduced supply below 10 million barrels a day in March, more than pledged under the deal, according to a separate person familiar with the matter. Stockpiles probably dropped from a record high by 1.5 million barrels to 534 million barrels in the week ended April 7, according to a Bloomberg survey before an Energy Information Administration report Wednesday.
  • Analysts Ratings for Sabre Corporation (SABR)

    Economy

    The appointment aligns with Sabre's focus on continuing worldwide growth. FMR LLC increased its position in shares of Sabre Corp by 24.0% in the fourth quarter. Cibc Asset has invested 0% in Sabre Corp (NASDAQ: SABR ). This represents a $0.56 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.52%. Sabre Corp's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 61.18%.
  • Oil prices dip on bloated US market, mixed Saudi signals

    Oil prices dip on bloated US market, mixed Saudi signals

    Economy

    Brent crude futures LCOc1 fell 85 cents, or 1.6 percent, to $54.04 a barrel as of 12:31 p.m. EDT, while US crude futures CLc1 lost 77 cents, or 1.4 percent, to $51.64 a barrel. The price of a barrel of Azeri Light crude oil decreased $0. OPEC agreed to slash the output by 1.2 million barrels per day from January 1, with top exporter Saudi Arabia cutting as much as 486,000 barrels per day.
  • United Airlines says it will testify at House hearing

    Economy

    And I'm sure there was lots of conjecture about me personally", the apologetic CEO said on the company's earnings call Tuesday. The questions highlighted concern among United's investors as the carrier plans to boost seating capacity by as much as 4 percent across its network this quarter, including a domestic increase of as much as 5.5 percent.
  • Aleppo bomb attack toll rises to 112

    Aleppo bomb attack toll rises to 112

    Economy

    The British-based Observatory said on Sunday the number was expected to rise. The United Nations has demanded that those responsible for the bombing be brought to justice. "There was no other choice in the end - we were besieged inside a small area in Madaya". Foua and Kfraya, besieged by the rebels, lived under a steady hail of rockets and mortars.
  • Jefferies & Co reiterated John Wood Group PLC (ADR) (LON:WG) as 'Underperform'

    Economy

    A total of 19 analysts have released a report on Segro. The firm has "Buy" rating by HSBC given on Thursday, January 12. Ratings analysis reveals 88% of Vonage's analysts are positive. It now has negative earnings. The Company's other assets include Eastern Ruby Mining Limitada, Mozambique-rubies, and Megaruma Mining Limitada, Mozambique-rubies.
  • US Refrains From Tagging Any Country

    US Refrains From Tagging Any Country "Currency Manipulator"

    Economy

    Trump spent much of the presidential campaign chastising China for currency manipulation and other actions he said hurt the US economy. Only when Taiwan meets just one of the three criteria for two US currency reports in a row, it will be removed from the monitoring list, the central bank said.
  • Protectionist policies threaten global recovery

    Protectionist policies threaten global recovery

    Economy

    The IMF downgraded its predictions for UK GDP growth in the wake of the Brexit vote, but has since steadily moved its forecast back up as economic data has shown little short-term effect to the real economy other than the steep drop in the value of sterling.
  • Toyota Unveils New Heavy Duty Truck Powered by Hydrogen Fuel Cells

    Toyota Unveils New Heavy Duty Truck Powered by Hydrogen Fuel Cells

    Economy

    The importance of the project to CARB was indicated by the statement from its chair, Mary Nichols: "As they did with the Prius and the Mirai , Toyota is taking a leap into the future of technology", she said . "The Project Portal platform is created to provide the target performance required to support port drayage operations". The concept's gross combined weight capacity is 80,000 pounds, and its estimated driving range is more than 200 miles per fill, under normal trucking operations.