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Judge Sean Cox is holding a hearing Friday morning in federal court in Detroit . Regulators in 2015 discovered that Volkswagen diesel cars, marketed as clean, in fact spewed up to 40 times the permissible limits of nitrogen oxide during normal driving, but this was hidden during emissions testing.
  • David Thompson delivers Instagram verdict on Liverpool win v Stoke

    David Thompson delivers Instagram verdict on Liverpool win v Stoke

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    Liverpool went on to win 2-1 at the Britannia Stadium, with both substitutes finding the back of the net in a quick-fire double that consolidated the Reds in the top four of the Premier League. "In the second half we played more with the wing-backs instead of dropping deep, so I think that was the biggest difference between the first and second half".
  • Minister: Iraq to boost crude oil production by year's end

    Minister: Iraq to boost crude oil production by year's end

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    OPEC will meet May 25 in Vienna to make a decision on whether to extend production cuts. After hitting the three-week high, oil prices started the week on the negative ground over the reported surge of Libyan production and as the United States dollar left pressure on the commodity.
  • Nobody believes Rice's explanation for unmasking

    Nobody believes Rice's explanation for unmasking

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    President Donald Trump has accused Obama's national security adviser, Susan Rice , of breaking the law by requesting the "unmasking" of Americans' identities, but limited attention to the documents Nunes referenced would be one indication lawmakers don't believe Rice's actions were wildly inappropriate or illegal.
  • Elliott plans legal action if Akzo rejects vote on chairman dismissal

    Elliott plans legal action if Akzo rejects vote on chairman dismissal

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    But in fighting off both its USA suitor PPG and activist investor Elliott Management , the Dutch paint group may find itself increasingly isolated from shareholder allies it needs. The offer by PPG that was rejected by Akzo on March 22 was worth over €24 billion. Elliott hopes to add to pressure on Akzo to negotiate a potential sale to USA coatings manufacturer PPG Industries Inc PPG.N , after Akzo rejected a sweetened 22.4 billion euro ($24 billion) cash-and-stock offer from PPG last ...
  • Gas prices to rise in summer, but still stay low

    Gas prices to rise in summer, but still stay low

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    NY state's average gas price on Sunday was 3.5 cents higher than a month ago and 28, .8 cents higher than a year ago, according to GasBuddy . Average prices for regular rose by a nickel or more in a majority of states. The average in Waterloo-Cedar Falls is $2.31 per gallon, up 2 cents from one week ago, and 34 cents from one year ago . The average on April 7 is $3.135, up 1.4 cents in one week, the AAA says.
  • One For Arthur wins Grand National

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    The Lucinda Russell-trained gelding enjoyed a thrilling sprint down the home stretch, having battled with Cause Of Causes over the final few fences. One for Arthur jumped so jolly well, apparently loving every minute of his four mile journey, shaking Cause of Causes 16-1 by 4.5 lengths, with Saint Are, third at 25-1.
  • Move over GM: Tesla is the most valuable USA carmaker

    Move over GM: Tesla is the most valuable USA carmaker

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    Tesla past year sold 84,000 cars, generating United States dollars 7 billion in revenue. Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) shares continued to rise Monday, reaching new all-time highs, as investors are betting on the future of the company. Tesla is also known for bleeding cash and hasn't really turned a major profit while GM is a profitable company that has survived even the worst of market conditions.
  • Video shows passenger being dragged off United Airlines flight

    Video shows passenger being dragged off United Airlines flight

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    A witness told The Washington Post the victim said: "I'm being selected because I'm Chinese". One man who was selected refused to leave, prompting airport security guards to forcibly remove him from the plane. "Flight 3411 from Chicago to Louisville was overbooked ", a United spokesperson told Yahoo News when asked about the incident. Another video shows him, still disheveled from the altercation, returning to the cabin, running to the back of the plane and repeating: "I have to ...
  • Ivanka Trump 'pushed for her father to bomb Syria'

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    The irony of Trump's sudden flare-up of compassion is not lost on thehuman rights advocateswho have been pushing back against Trump's attempt to shut out Syrians. He congratulated Trump and wrote "We Love You", while he also insinuated the Syrian President. Trump has shown " callous disregard for Syrians attempting to flee for their lives", Margaret Huang, the executive director of Amnesty International USA, said in a statement Friday.
  • Shares in Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (DLR) Acquired by Kentucky Retirement Systems

    Shares in Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (DLR) Acquired by Kentucky Retirement Systems

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    The legal version of this piece can be viewed at https://baseballnewssource.com/markets/analysts-set-expectations-for-physicians-realty-trusts-q1-2017-earnings-doc/572408.html. The share price of Federal Realty Investment Trust (NYSE:FRT) was up +0.12% during the last trading session, with a day high of 134.00. Royal Bank of Canada reaffirmed a "buy" rating and set a $120.00 price target on shares of Digital Realty Trust in a research report on Friday, March 24th.
  • A Slice For The Stranded: Delta Buys Pizza For Passengers

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    Tampa International Airport managed to avoid the brunt of it Friday with 95 delays and 34 canceled flights as of 4 p.m. Passengers waited in lines for hours in return, and got updates from Delta Airlines delaying their flights. The airline was by no means obligated to dip into its own pockets to feed passengers in airports while waiting for bad weather to pass. The flight delays mean long lines to nowhere and sitting in small airplane seats while waiting for a pilot who probably won't ...