Economia

The dollar index against a basket of major currencies was down 0.1 percent at 100.470. In another part of the world, the US military said on Thursday that it dropped "the mother of all bombs", the largest non-nuclear device it has ever unleashed in combat, on a network of caves and tunnels used by Islamic State in eastern Afghanistan.
  • Wall Street's 'Bull' sculptor threatens to sue over 'Girl' statue

    Wall Street's 'Bull' sculptor threatens to sue over 'Girl' statue

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    According to the Associated Press , Di Modica is accusing the city of violating his legal rights with its decision to allow the new sculpture to stay opposite his bull. He said he's upset that his sculpture, which he installed in 1989, is no longer a symbol of "freedom, world peace, strength, power and love", thanks to the " Fearless Girl ".
  • United to refund ticket cost to Flight 3411 passengers

    United to refund ticket cost to Flight 3411 passengers

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    But earlier media reports revealed that Munoz, in an internal letter after the incident, blamed the passenger for being "disruptive and belligerent". Munoz himself said on Wednesday that he had left a message for Dao. "That is not who our family at United is", Munoz said. Attorneys representing a man who was dragged off a United Express flight in Chicago and a member of the man's family are set to talk about the incident on Thursday.
  • Donaldson goes on 10-day DL with calf injury

    Donaldson goes on 10-day DL with calf injury

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    Dylan Bundy gets another look at the Blue Jays, while the O's face J.A. Happ, who is a dreaded lefty. Shortstop J.J. Hardy also had a three-hit day with a pair of doubles and a single. Definitely not what the Blue Jays want to hear. But already there are some areas of concern. Josh Donaldson officially landed on the disabled list after re-aggravating his calf muscle injury that has plagued him for most of the spring.
  • Marlins' Straily, Garcia hold Mets hitless through 6 innings

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    Harvey got off the mound quickly, but he was unable to get the speedy Gordon. He's flanked by center fielder Christian Yelich (off to a slow start in 2017) and three-time All Star Giancarlo Stanton in right. "Pitching is pitching, and I was prepared to pitch", Conley said. According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Mets are -140 on the money line to beat the Marlins, who have odds of +120 to pull off the upset at home.
  • United Airlines changes policy after dragging man from flight

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    In any case, United now seems to have recognized the error of its ways, or else, certainly, the mighty extent of the media shitstorm it has dragged itself into, and is taking steps to make amends. Aviation Commissioner Ginger Evans told the committee that the officers had the authority to board the flight but that what happened on the plane is being investigated.
  • People Won't Fly United If Another Airline Has An Identical Flight

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    United said the couple repeatedly tried to sit in more expensive seats for which they had not paid and would not follow flight crew instructions, according to the KHOU 11 New channel in Houston. As a result, it had the lowest rate among the largest USA airlines of bumping people off flights against their will - something that is legal but alienates customers and requires the airline to pay compensation of up to $1,350 per person.
  • Cheniere Energy exports 100th LNG cargo

    Cheniere Energy exports 100th LNG cargo

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    EPS breaks down the profitability of the company on a single share basis. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: " Cheniere Energy Partners LP (CQP) CFO Sells $160,550.00 in Stock" was originally published by Chaffey Breeze and is the property of of Chaffey Breeze.
  • India's central bank holds rates at 6.25 per cent

    India's central bank holds rates at 6.25 per cent

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    The RBI has said that for 2017-18, inflation is projected to average 4.5 per cent in the first-half and 5 per cent in the second-half. "We are maintaining status quo on repo rate in April policy", said a state-run State Bank of India report authored by Chief Economic Adviser Soumya Kanti Ghosh.
  • Dustin Johnson headed back to PGA Tour at Wells Fargo

    Dustin Johnson headed back to PGA Tour at Wells Fargo

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    Johnson was the consensus favorite to win the Masters, but he fell on stairs and hurt his back the day before the first round of the tournament. The 15-time PGA Tour victor committed Thursday to the event, which will take place the first week in May at Eagle Point Golf Club in Wilmington, N.C.
  • This edible water bubble wants to replace plastic bottles

    This edible water bubble wants to replace plastic bottles

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    As its first commercial product, Ooho is completely made of plants and seaweed, the gelatinous packaging is biodegradable (taking 4-6 weeks, like a piece of fruit) and edible, meaning it can be flavored and colored. You want to bite into them. In 2010, roughly 1,000 people of every second each day opened a bottle of water in the United States, according to Peter Gleick author of the book, Bottled and Sold .