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In its motion for reconsideration to the transport authority, it said the suspension was a "blatant violation of USI's (Uber's) right to due process". American ride-sharing start-up Arcade City launched services in the Philipines on Wednesday, offering itself as an alternative to Uber but prompting an immediate regulatory crackdown.
  • Flight Attendant Smashes Wine Bottle on Unruly Passenger

    Flight Attendant Smashes Wine Bottle on Unruly Passenger

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    His attorney, Robert Flennaugh II, declined to comment, according to The AP. Delta flight attendants receive seven to eight weeks of initial training and recurrent training of which a "significant portion" focuses on the safety of passengers and flight attendants, according to a Delta spokesperson.
  • Iran Comes 15th at FIBA U-19 World Cup

    Iran Comes 15th at FIBA U-19 World Cup

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    Additionally, Hamidou Diallo (Kentucky/Queens, NY) was credited with nine points, while Romeo Langford (New Albany H.S./New Albany, Ind.) and Austin Wiley (Auburn/Hoover, Ala.) contributed eight points each. Washington, who had 17 points and 11 rebounds to lead the USA. Following a Barrett basket, Canada led 15-14 with 2:33 left in the first quarter. Following three free throws by Immanuel Quickly (John Carroll School/Bel Air, Md.), the US took a 53-52 lead with 5:32 to play in the ...
  • Tesla's Largest Lithium Battery in World to Charge Up Down Under

    Tesla's Largest Lithium Battery in World to Charge Up Down Under

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    The grid-scale energy storage system will be deployed alongside the Hornsdale Wind Farm near Jamestown, which is operated by Neoen. Elon Musk himself bragged that the system would be up and running within 100 days or it's free, and Tesla is aiming to make good on that promise, setting the project's completion date for December.
  • AAA says 2017 July 4th holiday travel will break record

    AAA says 2017 July 4th holiday travel will break record

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    Refineries temporarily shut down to produce cleaner-burning gasoline for the summer months, and demand from motorists typically rises with warmer weather. Though global oil price benchmark rose to $56 a barrel earlier in April, it has cooled off in May and June, falling to about $45 a barrel. The statewide average was higher than this area, at an average of $2.148.
  • Content of Qatar's Response to Saudi Arabia Not Yet Disclosed

    Content of Qatar's Response to Saudi Arabia Not Yet Disclosed

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    The energy-rich Gulf state was given an extra 48 hours to respond to a list of 13 demands such as closing down state-owned al Jazeera and cutting off alleged links to Isis, Iran and the Muslim Brotherhood which the Doha government had previously described as so far-reaching they appear meant to be rejected .
  • Toronto Raptors re-sign forward Serge Ibaka to three-year deal

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    The Toronto Raptors have re-signed forward Serge Ibaka to a three-year-deal worth US$65 million. A return was expected, but is never a certainty once a player hits the open market. Lowry and DeRozan led Toronto to the Eastern Conference finals in 2016, and the Raptors were out in the second round this year in part because Lowry got hurt during the post-season.
  • China's Xi warns against 'impermissible' challenges in Hong Kong

    China's Xi warns against 'impermissible' challenges in Hong Kong

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    Pro-democracy campaigners have accused police of abusing their power and assaulting a number of their activists at a protest to mark the 20th anniversary of Hong Kong's return to Chinese sovereignty. The pro-democracy movement lost considerable momentum after Beijing turned a cold shoulder to the 2014 protests. Like all of Xi's official visits, this trip was carefully choreographed, and the city has been filled with police and security officers.
  • Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE:STZ) report Q1 net income of $402.8 million

    Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE:STZ) report Q1 net income of $402.8 million

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    Other hedge funds also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Stock research firms now have a positive stance on shares of Constellation Brands, Inc . Actinium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (:ATNM)'s stock has performed at 34.86%. Among 19 analysts covering Constellation Brands (NYSE:STZ), 14 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold.
  • Good turn-out for World Blood Donor Day

    Good turn-out for World Blood Donor Day

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    Instead, it should be a normal and routine part of our lives. The coordinator said around two percent of the population of any country which donates blood regularly can meet the needs of their entire population, but the culture of blood donation in Pakistan is yet to take root.