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American Electric Power to invest $17.7 billion in infrastructure

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Axa who had been investing in American Elec Pwr Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $34.01 billion market cap company. Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB now owns 46,147 shares of the utilities provider's stock valued at $3,395,000 after purchasing an additional 5,824 shares during the last quarter. Read More »

What DeMarcus Cousins Can Expect From Pelicans Contract Offer

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The Warriors finished No. 1 in the National Basketball Association in offensive efficiency during the regular season at 112.3 points per 100 possessions (the Pelicans were ninth at 107.7, but are tops in the postseason so far at 114.7). DeMarcus Cousins shouldn't expect a visit from the proverbial Brink's truck. Only a half-dozen or so teams have max-level space this season, and most won't pursue Cousins at that level, sources say. Read More »

Roma dare to hope another comeback is possible against Liverpool

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The Egypt global scored a first-half brace and set up goals for Sadio Mane and Roberto Firmino after the interval at Anfield. Ironically a similar result in the second leg against Liverpool will also put them through to the final but Dominic Matteo thinks that lightning is unlikely to strike twice. Read More »

Google Doodle Honours Poet And Activist Mahadevi Verma

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Her roommate and fellow poet Subhadra Kumari Chauhan discovered her poetry. Mahadevi Varma is considered one of the best gifts to modern Hindi poetry. Under her direction the Mahila Vidyapith system not only made higher education more accessible to the women of India but offered a course of study which did not upset the accepted social and cultural patterns. Read More »

Cardi B's Former Manager Sues Her For $10 Million

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The suit is seeking "an amount to be determined at trial, but not less than $10,000,000", according to court documents filed by Shaft and his label KSR and management company WorldStar Marketing Group. Furthermore, the music manager is saying that the singer's deal with Quality Control is not valid due to her existing agreement with his KSR . Cardi, born Belcalis Almanzar , switched management in March to Quality Control . Read More »

Tom Brokaw accused of sexual misconduct

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Vester did not report any of the alleged incidents to NBC News management but told Variety she is coming forward now to show that the network has had a workplace culture problem long before " Today " host Matt Lauer was sacked over sexual misconduct allegations in November. Read More »

Macron calls on USA to engage world and reject nationalism

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Addressing at a joint session of Congress at Capitol Hill, French President asserted, "A commercial war is not consistent with our mission, with our history, with our current commitments for global security". He stressed the importance of the relationship between the United States and France , a relationship forged since the start of the US. It's a situation that Macron believes could soon become far more hard for Europe, the United States , and Iran . Read More »

Priyanka Chopra holds her breath on fallon

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The illusionist cut off a small amount of thread before pushing the needle through his lips. If you thought freezing himself in block of ice and regurgitating a goldfish on his last visit to the Tonight Show was shocking, you have to see his trick with tread and needle. Read More »

Two men in custody over Liverpool fan attack

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Sean Cox is now in a critical condition at Walton Neurological Centre after suffering an unprovoked attack before Liverpool's Champions League semi-final first leg victory at Anfield on Tuesday evening. The Reds face Stoke City at Anfield on Saturday before travelling to Rome for Wednesday's return leg against Roma. "Sean, a hugely popular and valued community and club leader, is an integral part of life at St Peter's". Read More »

British fans vent frustration over The Handmaid's Tale wait

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Fagbenle, Joseph Fiennes' Commander Waterford and Max Minghella's Nick mostly seem to be there to prove there is a patriarchy holding these women in place even as their performances are anything but diminished. - June first hears about the rebellion group called Mayday from her first shopping partner, Emily. The package contained letters, pleas for help, from handmaids across the new nation. Read More »

Tom Brokaw Facing Claims of Sexual Harassment

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Former NBC correspondent Linda Fester told the Post that Brokaw had twice made these advances, while another woman (who requested to keep her anonymity) stated Brokaw had acted inappropriately towards her as well. Vester alleged that Brokaw, now 78, invited her for a drink when she was in NY on assignment in 1994. "I met with Linda Vester on two occasions, both at her request, 23 years ago, because she wanted advice with respect to her career at NBC", said Brokaw courtesy of a ... Read More »

Crikey! Steve Irwin's family joined by four-metre snake for Hollywood star

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The family was all smiles moments later as they posed for photos by Steve's star, next to an anaconda. While telling the crowd about her father, Bindi teared up, while brother Robert and mother Terri , gave emotional support. "And if we all take a page out of Steve's book and love everything we're going to be better people, we're going to have more empathy and kindness towards all living beings". Read More »

Netflix Orders Sci-Fi Series 'Another Life' Starring Katee Sackhoff

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When they investigate a newly-discovered artifact in space, they face a bad danger and the chance that this might be a one-way trip. Netflix has given a series order to the sci-fi drama " Another Life ". The streamer has ordered 10 episodes of the series, which is created by Aaron Martin ( Slasher , Degrassi: The Next Generation ), who will also serve as showrunner. Read More »

Kanye West Tweet Inspires Sequel To 'Get Out', Sort Of

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The Academy-Award winning musician who has been vocal about his disdain for Trump, as well as his fight for justice reform recognized the privilege he and his friend have. I want to say that Legend isn't scared of Kanye. Kanye's cultural power is enormous and what we are witnessing in real time is the Democrat Party's worst nightmare come to life. Read More »

Lyor Cohen Speaks About That Suspect Picture He Took With Kanye West

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Earlier, West had written, "You don't have to agree with trump but the mob can't make me not love him". "He is my brother". I love everyone. I don't agree with everything anyone does. However, in one of his latest tweets, Kanye seemed to reveal that his Twitter activity as of late has caused a rift between him and close friend, John Legend . Read More »

DEADPOOL 2 Tracking for $150m Domestic Opening Weekend

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While those are just industry estimates, they are still immensely positive. If the numbers hold up, Deadpool 2 will beat its predecessor and become Fox's biggest domestic opening ever. "With the 24-hour advance ticket record shattered, moviegoers seem just as excited as we are to see our favorite anti-hero back on the big screen." said Ken Thewes, Chief Marketing Officer at Regal. Read More »

Albany among Georgia cities to receive EPA funding for brownfield cleanup

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Honolulu's Brownfields grant will be used to conduct environmental assessments of properties along the future 20-mile Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transit rail corridor. The town of Wiscasset was one of several communities and agencies in ME chosen to receive a combined $3.2 million in federal funding to assess and cleanup 10 brownfields sites across the state. Read More »

NYS Democrats gain two Senate seats, struggle to regain the majority

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And if one of the other two Democrats and one of the two current Republican candidates should win those two runoff spots, it would be highly possible that heavily Democratic California could end up with a GOP governor, even though that party now trails Democrats by about 20 percent in voter registration. Read More »

What Does Marvel Skipping Comic-Con's Hall H Mean?

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We have 20 questions to test your knowledge and given you just six minutes to do it in. Since Feige already approves of the work that Reynolds and his team have put into Deadpool , he was also asked about his thoughts on the possibility of the Merc With A Mouth eventually rubbing elbows with the Avengers . Read More »

Sony's Latest Venom Trailer Finally Gives us a Look at the Suit

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Now Sony has released a brand new trailer, which brings us out first look at Venom and all his toothy glory. The first will hit theaters later this year with Ruben Fleischer's Venom , though a Black Cat and Silver Sable movie and a Morbius the Living Vampire film are also in the works . Read More »

'Star Trek: Discovery' Season 2 Teaser Reveals New Uniforms, Enterprise Bridge

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The freshman finale ended with the USS Discovery crew receiving a distress call from the iconic USS Enterprise , and it appears we'll get answers nearly immediately in the sophomore season following the exciting reveal. Production officially began last week on the second season of STAR TREK: DISCOVERY with Executive Producer and Co-Creator Alex Kurtzman directing the premiere episode. Read More »

Finisar Corp (FNSR) Facts and Figures

Finisar Corp Com New has $1.77B market cap. Tracking current stock price levels in relation to some other popular moving averages, we have noted that the stock is trading -7.40% away from the 50-day MA and 2.73% off of the 20-day MA. 14,000 are owned by Palisade Management Limited Company Nj. Quentec Asset Management invested in 1.26% or 393,576 shares. This number based on a 1 to 5 scale where 1 indicates a Strong Buy recommendation while 5 represents a Strong Sell. Read More »

Prince William hints at the royal baby name

As yesterday was Anzac Day, it's thought that the announcement was put on hold for a day as a mark of respect for the proceedings. "Can't complain about that". "It's a good name", according to The Telegraph . William then met Sir Jerry Mateparae, the New Zealand High Commissioner to the United Kingdom, and agreed with him that Jerry is a "strong" name. Read More »

Comcast moves to outfox Rupert Murdoch with Sky bid

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Given that James Murdoch also serves as chief executive of Fox, Sky has formed a committee of independent directors to consider the two bids. 21st Century Fox issued a statement saying it remains committed to its offer and is "currently considering its options". Read More »

Jobless Claims Fall To Their Lowest Level Since 1969

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Four-week average of initial claims, a less-volatile measure than the weekly figure, dropped to 229,250 from the prior week's 231,500. The biggest jumps in claims were in New York, California, Connecticut, Kentucky, and Utah. "In our economic projections which underlie our budget projections, inflation-adjusted GDP-or real GDP-expands by 3.3 percent this year, and by 2.4 percent in 2019", said the CBO Director. Read More »

Alfie Evans Army to protest across the UK

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Supporters of the Alfie Evans family have been camped outside the Alder Hey hospital calling themselves "Alfie's Army". "Sadly, he has remained unresponsive to treatment and his condition has rapidly declined", the hospital said. "In reality we could be in Italy right now", he said, adding that a German air ambulance was already in Liverpool waiting to evacuate Alfie. Diamond said Alfie shouldn't be "kept prisoner" since there is "alternative" care for him. Read More »

Famous Simpsons Indian character to lose its 'voice'?

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The criticism was highlighted in the 2017 TruTV documentary The Problem with Apu , starring Hari Kondabolu . What's the problem with the animated character Apu, a thickly-accented, literally cartoonish convenience store-owner, being one of the only South-Asian characters on American television for nearly 30 years? The Fox show's apparent response to the documentary, embedded within an episode of the animated series this month, stoked the public debate to new levels, with some cultural ... Read More »

Lam Research (NASDAQ:LRCX) Insider Sells 5000 Shares of Stock

Integre Asset Management Llc who had been investing in Lam Research Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $30.63B market cap company. First Trust Advisors Lp decreased Hasbro Inc (NASDAQ:HAS) stake by 115,431 shares to 197,446 valued at $17.95 million in 2017Q4. Lam Research (NASDAQ: LRCX ) insider Timothy Archer sold 5,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, April 17th. Read More »

Avicii's Family Say He "Could Not Go On Any Longer"

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After he stopped touring in 2016, it became clear that, like many, he was not immune to the daunting pressures and demands of the music industry. The 28-year-old DJ, real name Tim Bergling , was found dead in Oman last week where he was holidaying with friends. Read More »

Raazi's latest song Dilbaro is soulful and emotional

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Rajat Kapoor and Alia's real-life mother Soni Razdan play her parents. The music of the song has been composed by the trio of Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy and Shankar Mahadevan has also crooned a few lines in the soulful number. The lyrics by Gulzar leave goosebumps several junctures in the song. I couldn't help but think of my father who's held my hand but also let my fly.my most special friendship! As the release date of Alia Bhatt's next film RAAZI comes closer, the excitement surrounding ... Read More »