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For quite some time, NASA has had the goal of building a plane that is faster than the speed of sound and can travel that speed without causing the hugely loud sonic boom. Shin added that the LBFD will fly over select USA cities starting in mid-2022 and NASA will "ask the people living and working in those communities to tell us what they heard, if anything".
  • One dead following officer involved shooting

    One dead following officer involved shooting

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    A Greenville Police officer was placed on administrative leave following an officer-involved shooting early Sunday morning. Pfohl said when police arrived on scene, they saw the suspect jump the fence and flee the area. Hayworth said Walters was not wanted by the Zebulon Police Department. Prichard has been the department for 10 years. Zebulon police neither officer has been involved in any previous officer-involved shootings.
  • Fox offers to separate Sky News

    Fox offers to separate Sky News

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    In a further development, Fox said Disney had expressed interest in buying Sky News to add to its roster of TV channels whether or not Disney buys Fox. Fox proposes to buy 10.75 pounds each share of Sky that he does not hold yet, an operation with more than 11 billion pounds (12.5 billion euros). "To safeguard CMA authorization, Fox has actually recommended to the CMA that it would certainly unload Sky News to Disney as a problem of Fox's procurement of the rest of Skies", it claimed.
  • Oklahoma governor says other areas need funding

    Oklahoma governor says other areas need funding

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    At the same time, more than 800 miles away, a similar demonstration was under way: thousands of Kentucky teachers marched to Frankfort to rally against new changes to the state pension program and echo the call from their Oklahoma peers and educators across the country.
  • Dow Plunges as Wall Street Dragged Down by Amazon, Tech Weakness

    Dow Plunges as Wall Street Dragged Down by Amazon, Tech Weakness

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    The S&P 500 Index slid 2.2%, or 58.99 points. The blue-chip index clipped its 200-day moving average for the first time since late June of 2016. "This selloff that we're seeing in large cap technology is affecting the broader market, but as often happens when you see significant moves, that are correlated across indices and verticals, there are multiple reasons for the selloff".
  • Fuel price rise: Dharmendra Pradhan appeals to bring petroleum in GST

    Fuel price rise: Dharmendra Pradhan appeals to bring petroleum in GST

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    File image of union minister Dharmendra Pradhan . "Centre and states depends on tax revenues to meet their expenses..." A surge in global crude oil prices, curbs on production by the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and high demand are considered the reasons for the increasing fuel prices.
  • Trading Statistics of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT)

    Trading Statistics of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT)

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    The institutional investor held 644,558 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $63.65M, up from 569,789 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Since December 11, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 1 insider sale for $200,291 activity. It also reduced its holding in Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc by 126,389 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 381,962 shares, and cut its stake in Kinross Gold Corp (Put) (NYSE:KGC).
  • Quant Investors Seeing Genie Energy Ltd. (NYSE:GNE) Reach 129468 in Value

    Quant Investors Seeing Genie Energy Ltd. (NYSE:GNE) Reach 129468 in Value

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    To cut down amount of noise on price chart, shares of firm has 20 days moving average price of 3.67% from last close price of 163.33 and act as support or resistance of price limit. After $0.74 actual EPS reported by Lowe's Companies, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 75.68% EPS growth. Investors sentiment increased to 1.04 in 2017 Q4.
  • Malaysia's PMI slips below 50-point level again in March to 49.5

    Malaysia's PMI slips below 50-point level again in March to 49.5

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    The higher the reading is above 50, the faster the rate of expansion for the sector from the previous month . Lower employment was reported again in the March survey though the pace of decrease was slower than February. Average input price inflation continued to soften from September's recent peak, with cost burdens rising to the weakest extent for nine months in March.
  • Apple (AAPL) Position Lifted by Baltimore Washington Financial Advisors Inc

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    Buy rating has been given by 2 analysts to the company stock whereas 1 given UNDERPERFORM rating to stock and 3 given HOLD rating. The institutional investor held 31,734 shares of the computer manufacturing company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $5.37 million, up from 27,717 at the end of the previous reported quarter.
  • Bahrain strikes its biggest oil field

    Bahrain strikes its biggest oil field

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    The find in the Khaleej al-Bahrain, off the west coast, was "the largest discovery of oil in the country's history", it said in a statement. He pointed out that the newly-discovered field of tight oil and gas will further contribute to backing the kingdom's economic security.