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Southwest passengers get into fistfight

Not at all. Unfortunately two knuckleheads, both black, got into argument which of course led to a WWF brawl breaking out on a Southwest Airlines plane. Last month, United Airlines was caught in controversy after Dr. David Dao was dragged off a flight after he refused to surrender his seat on a flight.


Atletico recognizes it needs to improve to succeed in Europe

Atletico recognizes it needs to improve to succeed in Europe

Atletico are now awaiting the outcome of an appeal to Cas regarding a Federation Internationale de Football Association ban on registering new players, that was punishment for breaking rules on the signing of under-18s. It would sort of be a two-for-one deal as Griezmann would leave and both Vardy and Sanchez could come in, and of course it was Arsene Wenger 's plan to pair Vardy and Sanchez together at Arsenal this season but Vardy rejected the move to remain at Leicester.


Flipkart makes informal offer of $1 billion to acquire Snapdeal

Flipkart makes informal offer of $1 billion to acquire Snapdeal

Several board meetings were held over the past few weeks to resolve this issue. They said a non-binding term sheet with Flipkart could be signed this week and the due diligence for the deal would commence immediately thereafter. Once completed, the Snapdeal - Flipkart deal would mark the biggest acquisition in the Indian e-commerce space and change the sector's landscape. Beleaguered Snapdeal has been struggling with a cash crunch and has also put Freecharge, its digital wallet arm, on the ...



Financial Architects Inc Reduces Position in Baxter International Inc (BAX)

After having $0.01 EPS previously, Cincinnati Bell Inc.'s analysts see 0.00% EPS growth. The correct version of this news story can be accessed at https://www.chaffeybreeze.com/2017/05/11/baxter-international-inc-to-post-q2-2017-earnings-of-0-55-per-share-william-blair-forecasts-bax-updated.html.


Nissan annual profit rises on strong US, China, Europe sales

Nissan annual profit rises on strong US, China, Europe sales

It says recently-launched models including the Nissan Micra, Armada, Kicks, and Note e-POWER and Serena in Japan, will contribute to sales growth this year. The forecasts are based on a projection that the yen will average 108 yen to the USA dollar JPY= this year, stronger than Thursday's level of around 114 yen.



Australia announces new levy on major banks; boosts funding for regulator

In a final whack at the sector, a permanent team will be established within the ACCC to investigate competition in the nation's banking and financial system, as recommended by the Coleman Committee. Bank executives will also face tougher penalities for misconduct under a tough new new Banking Executive Accountability Regime, which will require all executives to be registered with the regulator.