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Author: 0 Verizon loses wireless customers for first time

A year ago during the same period, it added 640,000 subscribers. Total operating revenue fell to $29.81 billion for the fourth straight quarter from $32.17 billion a year earlier. In premarket trading on Thursday, the company's shares sunk over 2%, while the stocks have dropped by over 8% from the starting of this year. AT&T's unlimited plan costs about the same as Verizon's; a cheaper unlimited option has fewer features.

Finance Unemployment rates tumble for teens and Hispanics
Author: 0 Unemployment rates tumble for teens and Hispanics

The economy appears to have slowed in the first three months of the year, though most economists expect a rebound in the current April-June quarter. The highest unemployment rate in OH in February went to Monroe County which had 11.8 percent unemployment while Mercer County had the lowest, at 3.7 percent.

Finance Petrol bunks to be shut on Sundays from May 14
Author: 0 Petrol bunks to be shut on Sundays from May 14

He said saving of electricity consumed by 56,000 petrol bunks across the country will be huge and this energy can be used for rural India. The stand taken by the Federation scotched reports in media that petrol pumps in eight states, including Karnataka will observe holiday on Sunday from May 14.

Finance Trump having 'very interesting' time with Xi
Author: 0 Trump having 'very interesting' time with Xi

It's a two-way street, with Alaska's imports from China only lagging behind trade with neighboring Canada. China is ready to enhance law-enforcement cooperation with the USA side, said Xi, calling on the two sides to jointly combat transnational crimes such as drug trafficking, child trafficking, money laundering, cyber crime and organized crime.

Author: 0 United Airlines isn't firing anyone over violent passenger removal

In the carrier's first quarter earnings call this week, United again apologised repeatedly for the incident in which Dr David Dao was dragged from his seat on a United flight to make room for crew members. It is not clear whether United oversold Flight 3411, but the flight became overbooked when four Republic Airline employees showed up after passengers had boarded and demanded seats so they could commute to their next assignment, a United Express flight the next morning.

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Author: 0 Trump "absolutely not" trying to talk down dollar - U.S. Treasury's Mnuchin

Shares dipped on Monday while the dollar and USA bond yields fell after soft US economic data hurt investor sentiment already frayed by worries over North Korea and upcoming French elections. "For dollar/yen, the main focus will be on what kind of pressure the United States could apply on Japan as basically US trade policy is linked with a policy for a weaker dollar", said Junichi Ishikawa, senior forex strategist at IG Securities in Tokyo.

Author: 0 Dozens held in crackdown on Turkey referendum protests

The Republican People's Party (CHP) said on Tuesday it has filed paperwork requesting that the narrow 51.3 per cent vote in favour of constitutional reform that will make President Recep Tayyip Erdogan much more powerful be annulled because of voting irregularities which made it "illegitimate".

Finance Ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez hangs himself in his prison cell
Author: 0 Ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez hangs himself in his prison cell

Massachusetts state police have launched an investigation into Hernandez's death, which authorities say occurred early Wednesday at the Souza-Baranowski Correctional Center in Shirley, Massachusetts. "It's an unusual circumstance, and we would have to prepare carefully before we decide to go about it", said Thompson, Hernandez's lawyer. That led the state's appeals court to vacate his conviction later that year.

Author: 0 Winnipeg veterans march to remember Vimy Ridge on 100th anniversary

And as was mentioned at the parade, we know that Vimy wasn't just a Canadian battle, it was a battle of the British Armed Forces. Representatives of France, Canada and the United Kingdom are among some 25,000 people expected to attend a memorial event on Sunday (April 9).

Finance Visa policy changes: India in touch with US, Australia
Author: 0 Visa policy changes: India in touch with US, Australia

The programme allows business to employ foreign workers for a period up to four years in skilled jobs where there is a shortage of Australian workers. The government also plans to set up a training fund to better equip local workers for jobs that previously went to foreigners. A list of 650 occupations that now qualify for a temporary visa will be cut by 200 and applicants must have previous work experience.

Finance Emirates to reduce flights on some USA routes
Author: 0 Emirates to reduce flights on some USA routes

Although both moves were blocked by USA judges, some travelers have been deterred. Emirates Airline will cut capacity to five USA cities from May, as demand weakens following travel-related restrictions rolled out by the United States government.

Finance Fire causes rush hour chaos as London's Euston station shuts down
Author: 0 Fire causes rush hour chaos as London's Euston station shuts down

Signalling equipment was damaged in the blaze, temporarily cutting Euston's power supply and leading to its evacuation, Network Rail said. To make matters worse, the Circle Line of the London Underground was closed and other services disrupted because of a signal failure at Earl's Court.

Finance Wednesday forecast: chances for afternoon, evening showers in store for Polk County
Author: 0 Wednesday forecast: chances for afternoon, evening showers in store for Polk County

Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Tuesday's high in Madison was 70 at 5:39 p.m., 11 degrees above the normal high and 17 degrees below the record high of 87 for April 18, set in 1977. West wind 5 to 10 miles per hour. On Friday , there is a chance of rain showers, mainly before 2 p.m. Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Saturday: A chance of rain after 9am.

Author: 0 Pagegroup PLC (MPI) Upgraded to Buy at Kepler Capital Markets

The Company's assets are located in South Texas, Mississippi and Alabama As of December 31, 2016, its assets consisted of gathering systems, intrastate pipelines, two natural gas processing plants, one fractionation facility, 20 compressor stations and a treating system.

Author: 0 Volvo announces plans to export China-made electric car

Sales of electric and gasoline-electric hybrids fell 4.4 percent from a year earlier to 55,929 vehicles while sales of SUVs rose 21 percent to 2.4 million. Some 832,300 sport utility vehicles were sold in China in March, with domestic makers having nine of the top 10 best-sellers, according to the China Association of Automobile Manufacturers.

Author: 0 Exxon seeks waiver from U.S. sanctions on Russia

Exxon Mobil is seeking permission from the USA government for approval to resume drilling around the Black Sea with a Russian partner, state-owned Rosneft, according to a person familiar with the matter. Notably, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is the former CEO of Exxon. Among other things, USA companies were prohibited from transferring advanced technology used to drill offshore and in shale formations.

Finance Delta will pay you up to $10000 to give up your seat
Author: 0 Delta will pay you up to $10000 to give up your seat

Investors, not to mention everyone on social media, let United Airlines know this week that the company was out of line Sunday night when one of its ticketed passengers was dragged off an airplane by his feet, his face bloodied, to make room for one of four United crew members who needed a ride to their next destination.

Author: 0 EPA chief to tour lead-contaminated Indiana housing complex

Residents and their supporters railed against any cuts at EPA and demanded action to ensure those affected by the lead crisis are made whole as they prepared Wednesday for EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt's visit. Roughly 1,000 people were ordered evacuated from the housing complex because of lead contamination. "We've been there. That's why we have an EPA".

Finance IBM revenue drops after weak demand for services
Author: 0 IBM revenue drops after weak demand for services

MAI Capital Management now owns 10,958 shares of the technology company's stock worth $1,741,000 after buying an additional 910 shares in the last quarter. Revenue growth was 11 percent in the fourth quarter. (NYSE: IBM ) for 54,098 shares. American Investment Services Inc. raised its position in shares of International Business Machines Corporation by 82.6% in the third quarter.

Author: 0 United CEO says no one will be fired for dragging incident

The airline suffered a public relations disaster after a video emerged a week ago showing security officers dragging a bloodied passenger off an overbooked United Express flight in Chicago. He described the incident as a "system failure across various areas". Dao's lawyers have taken steps that foreshadow a lawsuit against the airline and the city of Chicago, which operates O'Hare Airport, where the incident took place.