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AAA says oil prices are higher than a year ago due to global demand and reduced supply, and it's possible it can continue to increase. The good news, if there is any, is that Patrick DeHaan an analyst with GasBuddy expects prices to drop into the high $2 a gallon for the summer driving season.
  • Antero Midstream Partners LP (AM) Now Covered by Morgan Stanley

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    About 555,811 shares traded. AMGP underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500. The stock decreased 1.64% or $0.25 during the last trading session, reaching $15. Antero Midstream Partners has a 12 month low of $24.07 and a 12 month high of $35.74. JP Morgan maintained the stock with "Overweight" rating in Wednesday, March 14 report.
  • Unruly passenger tasered, removed from Miami to Chicago flight

    Unruly passenger tasered, removed from Miami to Chicago flight

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    Witnesses told the station the man was being rude to a couple on the flight and then began using racial slurs when flight attendants moved him to a different seat. During that process, a physical altercation between the same two passengers took place. Garcia was later brought to Turner Guilford Knight Correctional Center where he was charged with battery, depriving and officer of a firearm, criminal mischief and disorderly conduct, officials said.
  • China cyberspies believed targeted Japanese defense firms for North Korea secrets

    China cyberspies believed targeted Japanese defense firms for North Korea secrets

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    At least 32 Chinese tourists and four North Korean nationals died in the crash in the North Hwanghae province, ministry spokesperson Lu Kang told a press conference on Monday, quoted in the Associated Press , confirming an earlier statement from the ministry saying that North Korean government officials and Chinese Embassy staff rushed to the scene.
  • PokerStars Parent Company Agrees to Buy Sky Betting

    PokerStars Parent Company Agrees to Buy Sky Betting

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    Toronto-headquartered Stars Group , which owns online poker platform PokerStars , has agreed terms to purchase the company. Some of the most well-known SB&G brands include Sky Bet , Sky Vegas and Sky Casino . Stars Group has been looking to develop its operation across different regions and recently acquired William Hill Australia as well as a majority share in CrownBet, another Australian firm.
  • GM Korea reaches tentative wage deal, avoids bankruptcy

    GM Korea reaches tentative wage deal, avoids bankruptcy

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    The concessions by GM Korea's powerful auto union are expected to heap pressure on other auto unions for similar moves, at a time when South Korea's auto industry is grappling with higher labor costs and sluggish demand from the United States and other markets.
  • Manu Ginobili hopes he made Gregg Popovich proud with Game 4 win

    Manu Ginobili hopes he made Gregg Popovich proud with Game 4 win

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    It's the National Basketball Association". Things did not return to normal in Game 4 on Sunday, with Popovich yielding his seat for another game to Ettore Messina with the Spurs facing elimination. Yesterday they totaled 19 assists , and the ball tracked through Kevin Durant and Draymond Green . It goes without saying that Popovich's focus is somewhere else.
  • Volkswagen ID R Pikes Peak revealed

    Volkswagen ID R Pikes Peak revealed

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    The German manufacturer overnight revealed its ID R, a purpose-built race vehicle poised to take part in the 2018 running of the Race to the Clouds. Just like the Golf in 1987, it will be powered by twin engines, though this time around they'll be strictly electric.
  • Hero Aboard Southwest Flight Speaks Out

    Hero Aboard Southwest Flight Speaks Out

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    While wind and debris swirled around the depressurized cabin, 20 minutes passed as Shults maneuvered the plane on just one engine, deftly rerouting it to Philadelphia for an emergency landing. Martinez chose to buy in-flight Wi-Fi service. There was no acrylic found in the plane, he added. He said it seemed to take him forever as he kept typing in the wrong numbers.
  • Congress will not allow BJP, RSS to touch the Constitution: Rahul Gandhi

    Congress will not allow BJP, RSS to touch the Constitution: Rahul Gandhi

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    Today the people of RSS ideology are being put on all institutions. Congress also took to Twitter to make the announcement on Rahul Gandhi's "Save The Constitution" campaign . "In his book Karmayog , Modi justifies manual scavenging by calling it a " spiritual experience " for the Valmiki community". The Modi Govt is a clear and present danger to the Constitution of India.
  • Customs officials search Korean Air headquarters

    Customs officials search Korean Air headquarters

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    The chairman of Korean Air Lines says his 2 daughters will step down from their positions at the company, amid the growing belief that they have abused their power. The customs office also officially launched an investigation into Cho Hyun-ah, Cho Hyun-min and Cho Won-tae, the two daughters and son of Chairman Cho.
  • Twitter bars adverts from Russia's Kaspersky

    Twitter bars adverts from Russia's Kaspersky

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    In the recent showdown with Twitter, Eugene Kaspersky stated that his company doesn't violate any written or unwritten rules; but rather just sells security software to customers. Facebook Inc in January said it had removed Kaspersky Lab from a list of anti-virus offerings to users. Given that more than two months had passed since then, Eugene said he had chose to "publicly ask that you, dear Twitter executives, kindly be specific as to the reasoning behind this ban; fully explain ...
  • Man cancels Muslim Ola driver's ride

    Man cancels Muslim Ola driver's ride

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    Abhishek Mishra on Twitter has quoted about canceling his Ola ride because his driver was a Muslim and he could not pay his money to Jihadi people. "We urge all our customers and driver partners to treat each other with respect at all times". "If they can run a campaign against Hanuman ji poster on cab, defamed Hindus and Hindus god in Kathua incident then they must be prepared for reply (sic)".
  • TCS becomes India's first company to hit $100 billion market cap

    TCS becomes India's first company to hit $100 billion market cap

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    TCS shares surged as much as 4.5 per cent to an intraday high of Rs 3,557 on Monday resulting in a market capitalisation of over Rs 6.8 lakh crore or $100 billion. It also announced 1:1 bonus shares of Re 1 face value to its investors at the end of fiscal 2017-18. I always believed that the opportunity in the tech space for TCS is very large, the digital transformation is going to be a very reaping opportunity and we have been working on it as I have always maintained.
  • Arvada woman trying to stomach $500 fine for free airline snack

    Arvada woman trying to stomach $500 fine for free airline snack

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    Crystal Tadlock was given an apple sealed in a wrapper on her flight from Paris on Wednesday. Tadlock is being charged $500 for an #Apple she had in her carry-on bag. "I understand the laws and the department of agriculture doesn't want certain insects in the US", she said. While she was not too happy about the charge, she's also angry with the airline for not warning passengers about going to Customs with fruit from the flight.
  • Passengers hurt in AI turbulence

    Passengers hurt in AI turbulence

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    According to NDTV portal, preliminary data indicates that "passengers on the airliner encountered up to three times the force of gravity, during the extreme turbulence which took place when the plane was climbing from 8, 000 feet to 21,000 feet, shortly after taking off from Amritsar.
  • Market has capacity to absorb higher oil prices: Saudi minister

    Market has capacity to absorb higher oil prices: Saudi minister

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    Benefitting from the higher prices, US oil producers have ramped up drilling, pushing domestic output to a record 10.5 million barrels a day last week, according to data from the US Energy Information Administration. Both contracts had been trading in positive territory before Trump's tweet. The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries is in the midst of an oil supply-cutting deal with non-OPEC producers like Russian Federation that has helped erase a global glut and boosted oil ...
  • 2 black men arrested at Starbucks get an apology from police

    2 black men arrested at Starbucks get an apology from police

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    He also said the police department did not have a policy for dealing for such situations but does now and it will be released soon. Starbucks recently announced that it will close its roughly 8,000 US stores for an afternoon to conduct racial bias training following an incident in which two black men were arrested while waiting for friends at a Philly store.