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Author: 0 Based American Airlines 'Eager To Meet' With NAACP After Travel Warning

The civil rights organization issued a travel advisory Tuesday, saying it has been following for several months "a pattern of disturbing incidents" reported by African-American travelers patronizing the Fort Worth-based airline. In a statement provided to Travel + Leisure , spokeswoman Shannon Gilson said on behalf of American, "We are disappointed to hear about this travel advisory as our team members - a diverse community of gate agents, pilots, and flight attendants - are proud to serve ...

Markets Hong Kong and Singapore join forces over fintech
Author: 0 Hong Kong and Singapore join forces over fintech

Today, October 25, 2017, the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) and the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) announced that they will be linking their blockchain-backed trade finance platforms together in an attempt to combat fraud in trade.

Markets Asia billionaires overtake USA for first time led by China
Author: 0 Asia billionaires overtake USA for first time led by China

In 2016, billionaires tied to the materials sector saw the biggest increase in wealth, as a surge in commodity prices filled the pockets of mining and oil barons. Peer networks are playing an increasingly important role for billionaires when it comes to making and giving away money, the survey said. "Many of China's young billionaires sit just above the billion-dollar mark, making them vulnerable to reversals of fortune - whether in the form of unstable markets, policy changes, industrial ...

Markets Twitter bans ads from two Russian media outlets
Author: 0 Twitter bans ads from two Russian media outlets

The decision comes as Twitter prepares to meet with Congress next week. As part of its announcement, the company said it would give that money to groups working on external research around Twitter and politics. Twitter's decision comes at a time when tech companies are being increasingly scrutinized for their roles in facilitating Russian propaganda during the United States election.

Author: 0 Saudi Arabia First Country to Grant a Robot Citizenship

Sophia is created to look like late American actress, Audrey Hepburn, her creator Dr. David Hanson, founder of Hanson Robotics said . The move is an attempt to promote Saudi Arabia as a place to develop artificial intelligence - and, presumably, allow it to become a full citizen.

Author: 0 Boeing beats 3Q earnings estimates on record commercial plane deliveries

Several other hedge funds have also added to or reduced their stakes in BA. The Boeing Company (BA) has a Return on Assets of 7.9 percent, Return on Investment of 47.9 percent and a Return on Equity of 0 percent. ValuEngine raised Boeing Company (The) from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a report on Friday, September 1st. The company now has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $242.67.

Markets All flights to USA face heightened screening
Author: 0 All flights to USA face heightened screening

Five airlines - Air France, Cathay Pacific, EgyptAir, Emirates and Lufthansa - said they would begin the new security interviews on Thursday. "The security measures affect all individuals, worldwide passengers and U.S. "Therefore, you will most likely be subject to further questioning, perhaps you'll be taken off the flight if Homeland Security are not satisfied, delays are going to happen".

Markets Twitter earnings impress, users up by 4 million
Author: 0 Twitter earnings impress, users up by 4 million

The social media giant said adjusted operating profit rose to 207 million U.S. dollars (£157 million) in the third quarter, compared with 181 million dollars (£137 million) during same period previous year. Chief Executive Jack Dorsey said in a statement that the business was making progress growing its audience and returning to revenue growth. This compares with a quarterly non-GAAP net income of $61 million, or $0.09 per diluted share in the same period past year.

Markets Consumer protection a must for creation of 'New India': PM Modi
Author: 0 Consumer protection a must for creation of 'New India': PM Modi

While talking about inflation, he further said that the government's efforts ensured inflation was kept under check and the consumer saved money. "We are in the process to bring a new law on consumer protection keeping in mind the need of the country and business practices here", Modi said.

Markets Barclays profits jump 31 per cent to £1.1bn
Author: 0 Barclays profits jump 31 per cent to £1.1bn

The market is not impressed by the results, with the shares down more than 5 per cent, to £1.87p. The group saw additional charges relating to PPI amount to £700 million for the third quarter and remaining PPI provisions stand at £1.9 billion.

Author: 0 BT to cut charges for landline-only customers by £7 a month

Ofcom found almost two-thirds of landline-only customers are over 65 and more than three quarters have never switched provider. Officials expressed concerned that, despite falling wholesale costs, line rental prices have continued to soar.

Markets Virgin Money lines up FTSE-350's only all-female leadership team
Author: 0 Virgin Money lines up FTSE-350's only all-female leadership team

Her comments follow a widespread backlash against male bosses using their power against female employees after more than 50 women came forward saying they had been abused by Hollywood film producer Harvey Weinstein. And he said, "The two things you are missing is a thick skin and a load of bull". Women are keener to talk about their own experiences, and men are backing efforts for more equality, she said.

Author: 0 Reliance Communications To Shut Down Its Mobile Services By November 30

A company official said 60 per cent of its customers, who are using 2G-based technology, will be asked to either migrate to better technology or port out to some other operator, the report said. After putting a brake on its direct-to-home (DTH) business, Reliance Communications plans to shut down its 2G mobile business by the end of November this year, while continuing to operate its 4G services through existing tie-ups with Reliance Jio.

Markets BJP to celebrate November 8th as anti-blackmoney day
Author: 0 BJP to celebrate November 8th as anti-blackmoney day

Leading the charge, senior party leader and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley slammed the Congress over its stand against demonetisation, alleging it did not take a single significant step against black money when in power, and listed out a number of measures taken by the Modi government against the menace.

Author: 0 Deutsche Bank Settles Maryland Claim

Governmental and non-profit entities that had affected contracts with Deutsche Bank will be notified if they are eligible to receive a distribution from a settlement fund of $213.35 million. Deutsche said the penalty resolves its final inquiry from USA regulators. They also attempted to influence other banks LIBOR submissions in a way meant to benefit Deutsche Banks trading positions.

Markets Earnings on the Doorstep For TRI Pointe Group, Inc
Author: 0 Earnings on the Doorstep For TRI Pointe Group, Inc

Want to see what other hedge funds are holding TPH? Wedbush reaffirmed their outperform rating on shares of TRI Pointe Group, Inc . A reading over 70 would indicate that the stock is overbought, and possibly overvalued. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: " TRI Pointe Group, Inc ". Shares of TPH have uptrended 11.06% in the past three months, while the S&P 500 has moved 6.92% in that time.

Author: 0 Tesla is falling after Daimler front runs its electric semi

The E-Fuso Vision One is aimed at regional intra-city distribution, and can be fitted with batteries up to 300kWh, which provide it with a total range of up to 350km (217miles). The truck is part of plans by Daimler's Fuso brand to add electric and hybrid options across its range of trucks and buses. The expected applications for the Vision One include intra-city, regional distribution in mature markets such as Japan, Europe and the United States, says Daimler.

Markets Mother in prison, no one shows up on child's birthday
Author: 0 Mother in prison, no one shows up on child's birthday

No one is more committed to the community than Officer Darryl Robinson. Police said the student's parent is in jail and there was no other family member for the school to reach out to pick the child up. Green Bay police posted the story to Facebook and the story exploded across the internet, collecting 11,000 likes and 1,800 shares by midday Wednesday.

Markets Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO), Franklin Resources, Inc. (BEN)
Author: 0 Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO), Franklin Resources, Inc. (BEN)

Mutual Of America Capital Mgmt Limited Liability Co accumulated 49,794 shares or 0.06% of the stock. About 82,430 shares traded. Servicesource International Inc (NASDAQ:SREV) has declined 12.19% since October 25, 2016 and is downtrending. Shorter moving average timeframes are more sensitive to price fluctuations and can pick up on trend changes more quickly than longer-term moving averages.