• United States beats Kiwis on opening day of America's Cup qualifiers
United States beats Kiwis on opening day of America's Cup qualifiers

Further, tickets are still available for Sunday May 28th when ORACLE TEAM USA meets Artemis Racing and SoftBank Team Japan on the Great Sound. The ACBDA said, "Run by local company 14/68 Entertainment Limited [trading as Funtyme Entertainment] four Crown and Anchor tables will be set up inside tents located next to the Main Stage, adding to t...

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  • Rain chances to rise through holiday weekend
Rain chances to rise through holiday weekend

Northwest wind 6 to 10 miles per hour. The high will be 87; winds will be southwest 5 to 10 miles per hour. Sunday features a mixed forecast, with partly sunny conditions and a high near 80 degrees. Tuesday: Partly sunny, milder, but still the risk of a shower. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. A 40 percent chance of showers. WEDNESDAY ....

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  • Ford shuffles management team as new CEO takes helm
Ford shuffles management team as new CEO takes helm

The other lieutenant, Jim Farley , oversees the business units around the world, sales and marketing, and Lincoln . Steven Armstrong will become president of Ford's operations in Europe, the Middle East and Africa . Klevorn's award was worth almost $2 million; Thai-Tang's award was worth almost $4 million. Based on a filing with the U.S....

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  • Venezuela opposition leader blocked from traveling to UN
Venezuela opposition leader blocked from traveling to UN

Protests against Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro have unleashed a witch hunt overseas, with groups of emigrants identifying government-linked Venezuelans on social media and targeting them with insults and booing. The sanctions freeze any assets the country's most powerful judicial figures may have in U.S. jurisdictions and lock them out of muc...

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  • How Analysts Rated Halma plc (LON:HLMA) Last Week?
How Analysts Rated Halma plc (LON:HLMA) Last Week?

Back in March, the company reported an 11% drop in full year pre-tax profits to £77mln and a 3.9% decline in like-for-like sales as it restructured the business and revamped its restaurant menus. The stock of Darden Restaurants, Inc. The stock has "Hold" rating by Numis Securities on Thursday, February 4. The firm has "Corporate" rating given on Tu...

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  • Ariana Grande concert attack: 119 wounded, 64 people still hospitalized
Ariana Grande concert attack: 119 wounded, 64 people still hospitalized

In 2015, the group was performing at the Bataclan music venue in Paris when it was attacked by terrorists, leaving 130 people dead. The brother of suicide bomber Salman Abedi who killed 22 people when he launched an attack at an Ariana Grande gig in Manchester has been arrested amid reports he was "planning a terror attack in the Libyan cap...

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  • Trump to become 6th U.S. president to visit Israel
Trump to become 6th U.S. president to visit Israel

In 1974, Richard Nixon became the first USA president to visit Israel since its establishment. The controversy arose from discussions about whether the United States could agree to let Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu accompany President Trump when he visits the Western or "Wailing" Wall of the Temple Mount in Jerusalem on Monday.

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  • American Airlines passenger detained after in-flight disturbance
American Airlines passenger detained after in-flight disturbance

Subsequently the crew, in assistance with several passengers, including an off-duty Los Angeles Police Department officer, forcibly escorted the man back to his seat, where they used duct tape, pillows and blankets to secure him to his seat.

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  • Watch a Teenage Mark Zuckerberg React to Getting Into Harvard
Watch a Teenage Mark Zuckerberg React to Getting Into Harvard

The video, taken by his father Edward Zuckerberg, shows a young Mark in his pyjamas sat at his computer checking emails. Mark then chuckles happily and pumps his fist showing more emotion as the news sinks in. "And I think a lot of what it comes down to is we just cared more". The couple who met in Harvard as far back as 2003 and got married in...

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  • Fiat Chrysler shares drop on US diesel emissions probe
Fiat Chrysler shares drop on US diesel emissions probe

The European Commission's official demand for information from the Italian government is significant: If Italy does not provide the commission with the requested information within two months, the process could head in the direction of EU courts taking up the matter.

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  • Pikes Peak region Peace Officers' Memorial Day service on Friday
Pikes Peak region Peace Officers' Memorial Day service on Friday

Each year, names of fallen officers are added to the law enforcement memorial in Washington. "Last summer, I got the opportunity to fly out to Dallas, Texas, for five of those funerals when five Dallas police officers were murdered in the streets".

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  • Home Depot Reports Earnings
Home Depot Reports Earnings

Edwards & Company Inc. increased its stake in shares of Home Depot by 90.4% in the third quarter. "Outperform View" rating was revealed by 9 and "Underperform Signal" rating was issued by 0. Bokf Na holds 0.4% or 91,285 shares in its portfolio. Shares of Home Depot Inc (NYSE:HD) opened at 158.26 on Wednesday. The average volume stands around 3....

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  • Australia plans major spending plus surplus in 3 years
Australia plans major spending plus surplus in 3 years

These are small "l" liberal policies that Mr Turnbull's supporters have been longing to see since he took over leadership of the Liberals, but they should not scare the more conservative factions in his party. Helping boost the government's pay book over the forward estimates will be the $50 billion increase over the period in annual personal inc...

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  • Harden, Rockets rout Spurs 125-104 to tie series
Harden, Rockets rout Spurs 125-104 to tie series

He averaged 9.1 points and 4.2 rebounds in 17.9 minutes per game during the regular season. The Spurs already were without Tony Parker , who will miss the rest of the playoffs after surgery to fix a ruptured left quadriceps tendon. Curry finished with 23 points on 6-for-20 shooting. Harden played 46 minutes and looked drained in a turnover-r...

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  • Is the NHL's concussion protocol failing the players it's supposed to protect?
Is the NHL's concussion protocol failing the players it's supposed to protect?

The affable 24-year-old Kuznetsov often is one to make outlandish statements, too, but played it close to the vest with reporters when he shared the team's mindset. "Since Game 3, we've had a calmness about what we're doing". All series the Capitals have been aiming to play better in front of Holtby, who had his best game of the series Saturd...

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  • Lopsided tax reform proposals
Lopsided tax reform proposals

Trump's Goldman Sachs advisers expect the tax plan will pay for itself with economic growth. Tax increases were enacted in 1982, 1984 and 1988. The CRS analyzed the individual income tax changes in terms of vertical equity (i.e., distribution across income classes) and horizontal equity (i.e., the treatment of taxpayers with similar abilities t...

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  • Athens politicians react to House passage of health care bill
Athens politicians react to House passage of health care bill

That might seem self-evident, as it's exactly what Republicans have been saying the past six years. To them, we're just individual consumers who deserve the best deal we can get for ourselves. As it turns out, Australia has universal healthcare - run by the government. Last week House Republicans approved a health care law created to replace Obam...

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  • Ducks beat Oilers 6-3, Predators defeat Blues 3-1
Ducks beat Oilers 6-3, Predators defeat Blues 3-1

The Blues are averaging 2.8 goals per game and are scoring on 21.3 percent of their power play opportunities. "Resilient rout", you ask? I think as the game progressed, we got to our game a little bit more. The Blues' flawless record on the road in the postseason came to an end in Nashville. The Blues only had 20 shots on goal in the win, while t...

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  • Frank Bruno predicts Anthony Joshua vs Wladimir Klitschko
Frank Bruno predicts Anthony Joshua vs Wladimir Klitschko

With the mega fight between Joshua and Klitschko taking place this weekend, the young champion Joshua has a tremendous chance to start a new reign at the top of the Division. "That is why he lost it", said Vitali. "To me, that's Wladimir's biggest weak point". If Wladimir had stayed calm and stuck to the game plan he had for the fight, he would h...

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  • United changes policy, crew can't displace seated passengers
United changes policy, crew can't displace seated passengers

During the removal, which grew into an embarrassing global episode, Dao had two of his teeth knocked out, suffered a broken nose and a concussion and may require surgery, his lawyer said. "No-one should ever be mistreated this way". United chief executive Oscar Munoz on Monday again apologised for the incident, and the company said on Friday it w...

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  • Rockets advance with 105-99 win over Thunder
Rockets advance with 105-99 win over Thunder

With a 3-1 lead against Oklahoma City Thunder, Rockets just need one win to progress. The Houston Rockets closed out their Western Conference first-round playoff series against the Oklahoma City Thunder with a 105-99. Whichever story is true, the fact still remains that the National Basketball Association did nothing to protect its player. ...

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  • 50% of voters back Conservatives in new opinion poll
50% of voters back Conservatives in new opinion poll

The polls - admittedly not always a reliable indicator - give the Tories a 24 point lead and unless there is some sort of political natural disaster, it is hard to see how Labour can pull off a most unlikely victory. By contrast, Labour has struggled to form a strategy over Brexit, while Corbyn s left-wing leadership is opposed by many of his more ...

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  • Senators Survive Another OT To Advance In NHL Playoffs
Senators Survive Another OT To Advance In NHL Playoffs

Viktor Stalberg left the game in the first overtime period and did not return and is considered day-to-day. The Senators eliminated Boston with a 3-2 victory in Game 6 of their first-round series on Sunday, finishing off the Bruins after six straight one-goal games - four of them in sudden death.

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  • GM plans to launch 10 electric cars in China by 2020
GM plans to launch 10 electric cars in China by 2020

Chevrolet, General Motors Co.'s biggest brand, is counting on a spate of vehicle rollouts in coming years to end a sales skid in China. Expect the new electric Volvo XC40 (or whatever it's called) to arrive in 2019 and cost from around £35,000.

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  • Theresa May seeks Parliament's approval for snap election
Theresa May seeks Parliament's approval for snap election

The PM says she wants her hand strengthened in the Brexit negotiations. It was a surprising twist in the Brexit saga, given she had repeatedly ruled out having an election until 2020. Inside Parliament, opposition members of the House accused the Prime Minister of political opportunism. Following his first major election speech on Thursday morn...

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