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Mauritania Airlines Orders One Boeing 737 MAX 8

United Airlines has converted an order for 100 Boeing 737 MAX jets into one for the USA planemaker's new 737 MAX 10 model, the companies said at the Paris Airshow on Tuesday. Avolon signs a memorandum of understanding for 75 737 MAX 8 aircraft, valued at $8.4 billion. In a long-term perspective, Boeing estimated its manufacturing for aircraft deliveries to grow 41,030 jetliners over the next two decade, higher than last year's 39,620 with the latest value reaching $6 trillion. Read More »

Cosby Judge To Decide Whether To Release Jurors' Names

The Associated Press does not typically identify people who say they are victims of sexual assault unless they grant permission, which Constand has done. While Bill Cosby celebrated Saturday's mistrial in the sexual assault trial involving former Temple University employee Andrea Constand , prosecutors are not ready to let the matter drop and have vowed a second trial. Read More »

Walker supports Johnson opposition to health care bill

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Sens. Paul Ryan of Kentucky, Ted Cruz of Texas, Mike Lee of Utah and Ron Johnson of Wisconsin all said they would not support the current bill after its long-awaited reveal. MARTIN: This is also a longtime goal, mainly Republicans but also some Democrats, to kind of rein in this very significant entitlement program. "We have so many parents who have taken out multiple mortgages on their homes to help their family members". Read More »

Bahrain, UAE violating human rights amid Persian Gulf dispute

Trump hailed the $110bn deal for Saudi purchases of U.S. defence equipment and services, which was reached during meetings in Riyadh . The sale seeks to increase security cooperation between the United States and Qatar , the Pentagon said in a statement Wednesday. Read More »

Nevada Republican Senator Wavers On Health Care Bill

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Sen. Rand Paul , R-Ky., speaks to reporters at the Capitol after Republicans released their long-awaited bill to scuttle much of President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act, at the Capitol in Washington , Thursday, June 22, 2017. I will continue to stand with my fellow mayors and the American people to fight for real, affordable health care for all. "If there's a chance you might get sick, get old or start a family, this bill will do you harm", he wrote . Read More »

Jurors begin 3rd day of deliberations in Bill Cosby trial

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The Associated Press does not typically identify people who say they are victims of sexual assault unless they grant permission, which Constand has done. "I just thought about it, how would I want to be treated if God forbid I was in that situation?" ABC News Senior Legal Correspondent and analyst Sunny Hostin has said it is likely that Cosby , 79, would serve the sentences concurrently if he's convicted. Read More »

Recalls, settlements bankrupt airbag maker

Drowning in a sea of lawsuits and recall costs, Japanese air bag maker Takata Corp.is expected to seek bankruptcy. At least 17 deaths have been linked to the devices worldwide. Seko also said he wanted to closely monitor liquidity and funding conditions for small companies that dealt with Takata. U.S. auto safety regulators announced a record 200 million United States dollars civil fine against Takata on November 4 for providing inadequate and inaccurate information about its dangerously ... Read More »

Church visit for Manny ahead of Horn battle

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The thing is that everything is on the line here, everyone's going to show their best. Pacquiao said all his hard work for the fight was now done and he would only undergo light training at the Lang Park PCYC this week. "I said to him, follow the plan and we win the fight, simple as that". "I love to fight aggressive fighters". "I never underestimate my opponent". Read More »

How Many KCOM Group PLC (LON:KCOM)'s Analysts Are Bullish?

Therefore 36% are positive. SM Energy had 49 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. UBS upgraded BorgWarner Inc. The firm has "Buy" rating by Peel Hunt given on Tuesday, December 1. It has a 121.67 P/E ratio. There are now 253,078,419 shares in issue with the average daily volume traded being 635,486. The stock increased 0.74% or $0.03 on June 20, reaching $4.07. Read More »

President to welcome India's prime minister Monday

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On the economy, India and USA bilateral trade has almost doubled in the past decade, to $115 billion, but the trade deficit of $30 billion remains a matter of concern. "The White House is every interested in making this a special visit", the senior administration official said. "We agree with him to allow the future generation to participate in the growth of India ", said another expat. Read More »

Air bag maker Takata files for bankruptcy in Japan, US

Long crippled by lawsuits and recall costs over its faulty air bags, Takata, the Japanese auto parts maker, filed for bankruptcy protection in Japan and the USA on Sunday. The spread of credit insecurity would make it hard for the company to procure necessary parts, which could disrupt a stable supply of its products. Read More »

Mavericks decline Dirk Nowitzki's $25 million option to sign a new deal

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In 2016-17 he posted his worst season since his rookie year, scoring 14.4 points in 26.4 minutes per game, while shooting 43.7 percent from the field and 37.8 percent from the 3-point line. It was a deficit they couldn't recover from, and they missed the playoffs with a 33-49 record. Mark Cuban and the front office in Dallas won't let their greatest player ever walk away and Nowitzki has always taken less money to re-sign with the team. Read More »

2 troubled Italian banks failing, to face insolvency

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Both face bankruptcy and European authorities had urged Italy to devise a rescue framework, selling off their good assets and transferring toxic assets to a "bad bank", essentially financed by Rome. The EU Commission also said in a statement that the "net costs to the Italian state will be much lower than the nominal amounts of the measures provided". Read More »

Trump investigated for obstruction

CBS News has learned that Daniel Coats, the Director of National Intelligence, has agreed to be interviewed by the Special Counsel's office about conversations he may have had with the president about the Russian Federation investigation. Read More »

Germany dump Cameroon out of Confederation Cup

The matches are being played in four different stadiums across four cities - Saint Petersburg, Moscow , Kazan, and Sochi - and feature hosts Russian Federation along with the six winners of the FIFA confederation championships and the 2014 FIFA World Cup champions, Germany . Read More »

Amazon's next target should be Grubhub-and here's why, says top analyst

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E-retailer Amazon has announced it plans to acquire Whole Foods Market in a $13.7 billion deal, solidifying its position in the supermarkets and grocery store industry. That's a significant five-fold jump from where sales are today, but to really accelerate the growth of its presence in this market, Amazon needed to make a big move. Read More »

Germany reaches Confed Cup semis amid more replay confusion

The landmark arrived in his 150th game, with a superb Kerem Demirbay opener and Timo Werner's brace sealing a 3-1 win over 10-man Cameroon at the Confederations Cup . Whether or not he features in the Sochi showdown against the African champions, the 28-year-old seems certain to be called upon again should Germany reach the last four. Read More »

Boeing Gains More Customers Than Airbus at Paris Air Show

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Boeing won a red hot race for new business at the Paris Airshow, rolling out a new model of its best-selling 737 airliner that helped it claim back the order crown from rival Airbus . For the last four consecutive years, FlightStats has recognized Copa Airlines as "Best Airline in Latin America" for its on-time performance and service quality, and, for the last two consecutive years, Copa Airlines was recognized as "The World's Second Most On-Time Airline", by OAG. Read More »

Big Cases, Retirement Rumors as Supreme Court Nears Finish

President Donald Trump addresses a joint session of the U.S. Congress on February 28, 2017 in the House chamber of the U.S. Capitol in Washington , DC. However, sometimes Kennedy voted with the four conservatives on the bench. The rumors swirling around Kennedy aren't new, of course. There's been speculation about Kennedy's retirement since at least 2014, when the prospect of opening Supreme Court seats emerged as an early stake in the 2016 election. Read More »

Another Uber executive allegedly stepping down over scandal

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Details of the recommendations in the report, and Uber's plans to make corrections, are expected to be announced Tuesday. Kalanick has been there defending the company he built, as the Times reported "in his own brash image", at every controversial turn - from evading law enforcement, to potentially violating consumers' privacy, to being slow to address sexual harassment and assaults of female passengers, to running sexist ads. Read More »

Saudi Arabia gives Qatar list of demands to end blockade

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The 13 requirements include shutting the Al-Jazeera TV network, cutting back diplomatic ties with Iran, severing relations with the Muslim Brotherhood and ending Turkey's military presence in Qatar , according to two western diplomats in the region familiar with the document, who asked not to be named because they're not authorized to speak publicly. Read More »

Congressional Baseball Practice Shooter Acted Alone, No Ties to Terror Organization

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He had been living out of his van in the Alexandria, Virginia, area since Mach 2017, frequenting the YMCA near Eugene Simpson Park where he opened fire June 14. and 7 a.m. The FBI also analyzed Hodgkinson's devices and social-media accounts and said that while his posts included numerous "anti-Republican" sentiments, they appeared so far to be First Amendment-protected speech. Read More »

Goldman Sachs, mocked by prospective client Whole Foods, ended up advising Amazon

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Albertsons Companies Inc., the nation's No. 2 grocery-chain behind Kroger Co ., began talking to Whole Foods earlier this year, after activist investor Jana Partners LLC began a campaign in February urging Whole Foods to sell. In effect, Amazon, which is soon likely to make founder and CEO Jeff Bezos the richest man in the world, is now going to turn the physical stores that were a liability to the retailers it had to overcome into assets that could cripple those retailers, in many cases ... Read More »

Whole Foods CEO is head over heels in love with Amazon

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Amazon shares also rose as Wall Street analysts lauded the proposed $42-per-share deal and bet that the company would prevail in any bidding battle. Whole Foods will eventually be part of Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos's empire. Whole Foods Market , founded in 1978, is a natural and organic foods supermarket and certified organic grocer with approximately 87,000 staff members across the company. Read More »

Police Release Images Of London Attacker's Fake Explosive Belts

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The Renault van was hired just before 6pm last Saturday and less than four hours later, at 9.58pm, it was seen on CCTV at one end of London Bridge. They were shot dead by police. In an account of the June 3 attack released by the Metropolitan Police, Cole said he arrived at Borough Market to find "casualties on the pavements". Read More »

Are Analysts Bullish about G4S plc (LON:GFS) after last week?

Morgan with "Neutral". Goldman Sachs Gru invested in 0.04% or 2.74 million shares. Its up 0.09, from 1.4 in 2016Q3. 137 funds opened positions while 378 raised stakes. As per Friday, December 11, the company rating was maintained by Bernstein. UBS maintained it with "Sell" rating and GBX 1400 target in Tuesday, January 31 report. Read More »

Friend of James Hodgkinson: 'He wasn't evil'

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It's awesome; freaks me out", said Gary Aye, who lives near Hodgkinson's home on Rolling Hills Lane. The distraught wife of the United States man who shot a Republican congressman and four others at a baseball field told media "I can't believe he did this". Read More »

US stock indexes hold steady as oil's dismal week eases

US stocks traded all over the map Wednesday, as declining oil prices steered investors away from volatile assets. CRUDE STASIS? Benchmark U.S. crude rose 60 cents, or 1.4 percent, to $43.13 per barrel. Adding Chinese shares to the MSCI Emerging Markets index will reduce South Korean shares in the index, which could trigger outflows of at most 4.3 trillion won ($3.8 billion) of foreign investment, it said. Read More »

Fed's Mester argues for rate hikes as Bullard counsels patience

Louis President James Bullard (non-voter) said the rate trajectory was "unnecessarily aggressive". "The [Federal Open Market Committee] can wait and see how key macroeconomic developments play out in the quarters ahead", Bullard told the Illinois Bankers Association's annual conference in Nashville, Tenn ., according to materials released by the Fed. Read More »

Paris 2017: Airbus versus Boeing

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While Airbus and Boeing dominate the world's civil aviation industry, the duopoly is not without challengers: competition is looming, notably from Russian Federation and China, which have been test-flying their own midrange models. Most of the orders were for single-aisle jets. ALC is an aircraft leasing company based in Los Angeles, California, that has airline customers throughout the world. Read More »

USDA Suspends Fresh Beef Imports From Brazil

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Meat exports brought in more than $13 billion to the Brazilian economy in 2016. Brazil's beef production has been in turmoil for months, after it emerged some meat producers were allegedly paying bribes to inspectors to certify meat that was either rotten or tainted with salmonella. Read More »

USA stocks close mixed on rising oil prices

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Brent crude was up 1.3% at $45.38 a barrel, while U.S. crude climbed 0.9% to $42.90. Investors' sentiment was lifted as crude futures for August delivery climbed almost 0.5 percent on Thursday. Meanwhile, US private sector firms recorded a further solid expansion of business activity in June, but there was a loss of momentum since May. Among individual stocks, Oracle's shares jumped almost 10% after the business software maker's quarterly profits beat expectations. Read More »

Nevada's Heller opposes GOP health bill

With a third of the Senate coming up for re-election in 2018, many will have to weigh the state-wide implications before voting for the bill . "And now the Senate doubling down on that I think means , it's extra mean". It would allow insurers to cover fewer benefits and repeal tax boosts on wealthier people that help finance the statute's expanded coverage. Other Senate "moderates" seem to be angling for a slower phase-out of the expansion and a slightly more liberal cap . Read More »