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April 27, 2017 - 3:52 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Ahead of some major tech company earnings on Thursday, the NASDAQ closed at an all-time high of 6,048 up 23.71 (+0.39 percent). The rest of the markets closed flat for the day. The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at 20,981 (+0.03 percent). The S&P closed up 1.32 to finish the...
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April 27, 2017 - 2:43 pm
(CHICAGO) -- Dr. David Dao, the United passenger who was filmed being dragged off a flight in Chicago, has reached a settlement with the airline, his attorney said in a press release. A condition of the settlement includes a provision that the amount remain confidential, Dao's attorney, Thomas A...
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April 27, 2017 - 2:32 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - Grand opening events for Airbus and Dassault Systèmes sites at Wichita State University were held Thursday, commemorating the official residency of the global corporations on Wichita State's Innovation Campus development. "This is the beginning of a new era at Wichita State...
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April 27, 2017 - 8:33 am
(NEW YORK) -- New video has emerged of a Wisconsin man who said he was forced off a Milwaukee-bound Delta Air Lines flight after he used the bathroom while the plane was delayed on the tarmac. Video posted to Youtube showed the man, later identified as Kima Hamilton of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, as he...
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April 27, 2017 - 4:43 am
(NEW YORK) -- United Airlines will cut back on overbooking and develop an automated system to gauge customers' interest in voluntary, compensated bumping at check-in, the airline announced Thursday in a review of the April 9 incident that saw a passenger dragged off an aircraft. Following in Delta'...
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April 27, 2017 - 4:39 am
(NEW YORK) -- Reebok has taken a cue from a pair of $425 men's jeans with a fake mud coating that lit up the Twittersphere Tuesday because of their lack of authenticity. The heavily-distressed, straight-leg blue denim jeans have "seen some hard-working action with a crackled, caked-on muddy coating...
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April 26, 2017 - 4:35 am
(WASHINGTON) -- The White House will unveil its much-anticipated blueprint for President Donald Trump’s tax reform plan on Wednesday. Administration officials are calling this a "first draft" -- an outline of priorities and principles. It won't be draft legislation. In the final hours leading up to...
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April 26, 2017 - 4:31 am
(NEW YORK) -- The fashion industry's "war on work" has hit a nerve with TV host Mike Rowe of the Discovery Channel's Dirty Jobs . What's elicited such a strong reaction from the alpha male? A $425 pair of men's heavily-distressed, straight-leg blue denim jeans sold at Nordstrom, which, according to...
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