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Credit Suisse reports big loss amid sour market conditions

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 19:34

GENEVA (AP) — Swiss bank Credit Suisse has reported a 302 million Swiss francs ($310 million) loss in the first quarter amid shrinking market volumes and client activity, while pressing apace with planned staff reductions. The loss compared with a profit of 1.05 billion francs a year earlier. Revenues plunged 30 percent to 4.64 billion […]

Emirates airline says profits are up amid lower oil prices

NBA - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 19:31

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The Middle East’s biggest airline, Emirates, said Tuesday its profits were up by about 56 percent to $1.9 billion in the last fiscal year largely due to lower oil prices that drove down fuel operating costs. The Dubai government-owned airline said revenue, however, fell in 2015-2016 by four percent […]
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Emirates airline says profits are up amid lower oil prices

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 19:31

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The Middle East’s biggest airline, Emirates, said Tuesday its profits were up by about 56 percent to $1.9 billion in the last fiscal year largely due to lower oil prices that drove down fuel operating costs. The Dubai government-owned airline said revenue, however, fell in 2015-2016 by four percent […]
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Emirates airline says profits are up amid lower oil prices

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 19:31

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The Middle East’s biggest airline, Emirates, said Tuesday its profits were up by about 56 percent to $1.9 billion in the last fiscal year largely due to lower oil prices that drove down fuel operating costs. The Dubai government-owned airline said revenue, however, fell in 2015-2016 by four percent […]

Illegal selfie lands man in court where photo was taken

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 19:21

Photo taken in York, England, courtroom and posted on Facebook leads to fine.

       

Emirates airline says profits are up amid lower oil prices

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 19:17
The Middle East's biggest airline, Emirates, said Tuesday its profits were up by about 56 percent to $1.9 billion in the last fiscal year largely due to lower oil prices that drove down fuel operating ...

Chinese man loses in country's 1st transgender labor dispute

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 19:16

Chinese man loses in country's 1st transgender labor disputeA Chinese transgender man said he was disappointed but will continue to fight for equality after a labor arbitration panel on Tuesday rejected his complaint that he was fired unfairly, in China's first ...


British exit risk casts shadow over EU’s economic hopes

NBA - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 19:12

LONDON (AP) — Half a century ago, French President Charles de Gaulle twice vetoed Britain from joining what was then the European Economic Community, warning that the country’s “fundamental hostility” to economic integration could sabotage the bloc. In half a dozen weeks, the British could be fulfilling that prediction when they vote on whether to […]
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British exit risk casts shadow over EU’s economic hopes

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 19:12

LONDON (AP) — Half a century ago, French President Charles de Gaulle twice vetoed Britain from joining what was then the European Economic Community, warning that the country’s “fundamental hostility” to economic integration could sabotage the bloc. In half a dozen weeks, the British could be fulfilling that prediction when they vote on whether to […]
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British exit risk casts shadow over EU’s economic hopes

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 19:12

LONDON (AP) — Half a century ago, French President Charles de Gaulle twice vetoed Britain from joining what was then the European Economic Community, warning that the country’s “fundamental hostility” to economic integration could sabotage the bloc. In half a dozen weeks, the British could be fulfilling that prediction when they vote on whether to […]

Turkish state media: 3 killed in car bomb attack

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 19:10

Three people were killed and dozens injured Tuesday in a car bomb attack near a police bus in Diyarbakir, Turkey, the state-run news agency ...

       

Testimony to begin in civil trial against Colorado theater

NBA - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 19:10

CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Opening statements are set to begin in a civil trial over whether the company that owns a Colorado movie theater should have done more to prevent a 2012 shooting there. Attorneys will deliver their statements Tuesday morning before six jurors and two alternates begin hearing testimony in the case against Cinemark. […]
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Testimony to begin in civil trial against Colorado theater

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 19:10

CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Opening statements are set to begin in a civil trial over whether the company that owns a Colorado movie theater should have done more to prevent a 2012 shooting there. Attorneys will deliver their statements Tuesday morning before six jurors and two alternates begin hearing testimony in the case against Cinemark. […]
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Testimony to begin in civil trial against Colorado theater

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 19:10

CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Opening statements are set to begin in a civil trial over whether the company that owns a Colorado movie theater should have done more to prevent a 2012 shooting there. Attorneys will deliver their statements Tuesday morning before six jurors and two alternates begin hearing testimony in the case against Cinemark. […]

Official: No indication of ride malfunction when girl hurt

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 19:07
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska official says investigators have found no indication that a spinning carnival ride was malfunctioning when an 11-year-old girl's hair got caught in it, ripping her scalp.

Doctor tied to Menendez corruption case to argue in court

NBA - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 19:01

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Attorneys for a prominent Florida eye doctor charged with corruption along with New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez will try to persuade a federal judge to throw out a separate Medicare fraud case against him. Attorneys for Dr. Salomon Melgen are scheduled Tuesday to argue that prosecutors are misapplying and […]
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Doctor tied to Menendez corruption case to argue in court

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 19:01

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Attorneys for a prominent Florida eye doctor charged with corruption along with New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez will try to persuade a federal judge to throw out a separate Medicare fraud case against him. Attorneys for Dr. Salomon Melgen are scheduled Tuesday to argue that prosecutors are misapplying and […]
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Doctor tied to Menendez corruption case to argue in court

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 19:01

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Attorneys for a prominent Florida eye doctor charged with corruption along with New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez will try to persuade a federal judge to throw out a separate Medicare fraud case against him. Attorneys for Dr. Salomon Melgen are scheduled Tuesday to argue that prosecutors are misapplying and […]

Report: Expelling bullies doesn't work, but education might

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 19:01

Our schools have a bullying problem, but zero tolerance is not the answer, experts say.

       

The New Health Care: E-Cigarettes Are Safer, but Not Exactly Safe

New York Times Headlines - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 19:00
Nicotine without the bad stuff is the promise. But the new devices can push people toward conventional cigarettes, as well as away from them.