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Arvind Kejriwal cancels Gujarat visit, AAP alleges vendetta

The body comprising of small traders of Surat buckled under pressure and has withdrawn the invitation. Asked why there was such a tearing hurry to cancel the booking, as was evident from the way the letter to the university was written, he said: "I know what you are driving at".

New Minimum Wage Hike Goes into Effect Today

For the Portland Metro area and other areas of the state the minimum wage was raised 50 cents to $9.75 an hour, with the Portland Metro area reaching $14.75 an hour by July 2022. Mayor Eric Garcetti will join other city officials and speakers at the Boyle Heights Technology Youth Center on Friday morning to discuss the wage increase, which is the first step of gradual minimum wage increase to $15.

Luck signs extension with Colts through 2021 season

Team owner Jim Irsay revealed the new pact is worth $140 million over six years. For the past several seasons the Colts have added a veteran receiver on a one-year deal to play a significant role in the offense, but this year is the first time in the Luck era that the team hasn't done so.

General Electric: What SIFI Shedding Means for Prudential, MetLife, AIG

One member was recused. A designation can trigger stricter oversight and requirements to hold more capital. " GE Capital has made fundamental strategic changes that have resulted in a company that is significantly smaller and safer, with more stable funding", Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew , who also heads the oversight council, said in the release.

Pain at pump: NJ 23-cent gas tax hike advances

But some others aren't so sure. The legislation would fund the transportation trust fund over the next eight years. The budget is only $300 million greater than Christie's own plan. A Senate bill had been in the works to phase out the estate tax in a bid to satisfy Governor Chris Christie's stated criteria of "tax fairness", and support for the new bill could be thin.

Diet Pepsi to Relaunch With Aspartame Sweetener

Pepsi made the changes last August in response to customer complaints about aspartame and unfounded fears that the sweetener causes cancer. Diet Pepsi Classic Sweetener Blend will also contain aspartame in its formula. But the move seems to have been a misstep, with the sales drop only "accelerating", the Wall Street Journal reports. The diet cola will be renamed Pepsi Zero Sugar, without any changes in recipe.

Sterling plummets as results point to victory for Brexit campaigners

The basics of what happens next are outlined in Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty, a document widely seen as the EU's de facto constitution, but described by experts as "incredibly vague" when it comes to deciding how states leave. The victorious "leave" campaigners have said there's no rush to trigger Article 50 of the EU's Lisbon Treaty, which will begin a two-year exit process to renegotiate trade, business and political links between the United Kingdom and what will become a 27-nation bloc.

Trump Shifts Muslim Ban to Only Focus on 'Terrorist' Nations

Unsurprisingly, our presumptive presidential nominees had very different reactions to the United Kingdom leaving the EU. "This shouldn't even affect them". Reporters piled into golf carts and ran along fairways to keep up. At one point, when Secret Service agents tried to halt the press, Trump looked down from his perch atop a dune and hollered, "Guys, get up here!" Asked about the Mexican flags being flown from houses bordering the course, Mr Trump said: "I didn't see it.

Irish unity vote for later, not now: foreign minister

Northern Ireland also voted to stay, and Irish nationalists are already arguing that the British vote should lead to an all-island referendum. The party dedicated to the reunification of Ireland called for a vote to decide the fate of Northern Ireland where 440,437 (56 percent) people voted to remain and 349,442 (44 percent) voted to leave, in comparison to England's 12,938,698 "remain" and 14,839,408 "leave".

Kansas facing bigger fights over schools after funding fix

Lawyers for the four districts that originally sued the state in the Gannon v. Kansas case said in a statement that they are satisfied with the proposal and will convey that to the court. But just after noon on Friday, neither body had voted on a school finance bill. "This is a responsible plan that solves the problem", said Hensley. It also would have taken away the ability of the Legislature to close schools.

Millions exercise together for global Yoga Day

International Yoga Day on Tuesday. Last year, the United Nations proclaimed June 21 as International Day of Yoga on Modi's proposal and with the endorsement of 175 member states. The PM also called for a mass public campaign to suggest yoga measures for diabetes. Australain P.M, Malcolm Turmball hailed yoga as "one of the India's gift to the world ".

Finish Line Inc. (FINL) Is Rising After Q1 Profit Surpassed Expectations

The Finish Line (NASDAQ:FINL): On Thursdays trading session, Opening price of the stock was $17.58 with an intraday high of $17.7899. As of 2:05 p.m. Stockholders of record on Friday, May 27th were paid a dividend of $0.10 per share. Watching the stock price relative to its moving averages may be important in projecting future movement of the stock.

South Africa were more clinical claims Ireland captain Rory Best

But they suffered a setback when fullback Willie le Roux was yellow carded for taking out Ireland fullback Tiernan O'Halloran in the air after 11 minutes. Still, Ireland came and brilliant foot-work from Olding took them close and they battered at the line repeatedly in a dramatic final phase. Should he come off the bench, the Limerick-born former Munster, Connacht, Wasps and Leinster number nine will bring down the curtain on a stellar career that saw him win three Heineken Cups, an ...

Tokyo: Nikkei plunges nearly 8% in Brexit bloodbath

As risk-averse sentiment took hold, the yen drew safe-haven purchases, sending the dollar below ¥100 for the first time since November 2013. A spokesman for the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade said it would not be appropriate to speculate on the outcome of the referendum and what it might mean for Australia.

New government rules unleash commercial drones

Now commercial drones can fly off into the sunset. "We believe the rule will enhance safety and compliance, and allow a spectrum of industries to utilize drones to save lives, time and expense". Instead, operators will take a test and get certified to fly particular types of drones, which should streamline the process significantly. Other important limitations also remain in place.

S&P: UK's 'AAA' rating untenable after Brexit vote

The UK's decision to leave the European Union will lead to a prolonged period of uncertainty that will weigh on the country's economic and financial performance, Moody's said in a report. However, Moody's was the first agency to take action following the Thursday vote just as it did in 2013 when it stripped Britain of its credit rating of AAA first due to rising public debt and slow growth.

Gold strikes two-year high on Brexit vote

Silver also registered a steep rise of Rs 1,000 to Rs 42,300 per kg, largely in tandem with global trend as money flew to safe-haven investments following trouble over Brexit - Britain's exit from EU. On the domestic front, gold of 99.9 and 99.5 per cent rallied by Rs 1,215 each to Rs 30,885 and Rs 30,735 per 10 gram, highest level since April 28, 2014.

Coach Kumble focused on making India better tourists

You got to move on", the former India captain said elaborating on the points he briefly mentioned to this paper on Thursday. Kumble's coaching experience has been limited to being a mentor to the Mumbai and Bangalore teams in the Indian Premier League T20 tournament, and he said his first job interview was a "nerve-racking" experience.

76ers take Ben Simmons with No. 1 pick in NBA draft

Everyone knew Ben Simmons and Brandon Ingram were going one-two, and that's how it worked out. "I haven't had much to do (with Thon) but that's great for him, to see Australian kids doing well", Simmons told reporters after being drafted.

Tesla Motors Incorporated (NASDAQ:TSLA) Shorted Shares Decreased By 3.14%

Tesla's shares plunged by over 10% on Wednesday, taking a $3bn chunk of the advanced technologies company's market value with it, as people scratched their heads over founder Elon Musk's latest move. Tesla shares fell 12 percent in after-hours trading Thursday following the announcement , while SolarCity shares predictably surged 15 percent.