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‘Judicial junta’ brings justice? Israel’s Supreme Court bans far-right Jewish leader from elections

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Israel’s Supreme Court has disqualified the leader of the ultranationalist Jewish Power party from next month’s elections, citing anti-Arab remarks he made. The move received plaudits from left-leaning journalists and activists. Michael Ben-Ari was originally given the all-clear to run by Israel’s electoral committee, but the decision was appealed, with his political opponents accusing him Read More

Global stocks rise, dollar slips as traders price in accommodative Fed stance

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LONDON (Reuters) – Global shares hit their highest levels in five months and the dollar dipped on Monday, as traders began to price in the likelihood of the U.S. Federal Reserve sticking to an accommodative stance at its policy meeting this week. FILE PHOTO: The London Stock Exchange Group offices are seen in the City Read More

St. Patrick’s Day: From Japan to Africa to US and ‘space’, world goes green (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)

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With St Patrick’s Day falling on a Sunday this year, Irish and non-Irish alike have been given a whole weekend to get fully “involved” in the festivities. RT brings you some of the best Paddy’s Day action from around the globe. Most Irish will scoff at the cliché of drinking beer that’s been dyed green. Read More

Madrid orders reburial of fascist dictator Franco after standoff with family, supporters

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Spain has set a date for a ‘low-key’ reburial of dictator Francisco Franco, breaking a gridlock in the battle with his family and supporters who wish to see the late leader entombed in a majestic crypt in the center of Madrid. “The reburial of Franco’s remains will take place in the morning of June 10,” Read More

U.S. judge rules Qualcomm owes Apple nearly $1 billion rebate payment

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(Reuters) – A U.S. federal judge has issued a preliminary ruling that Qualcomm Inc owes Apple Inc nearly $1 billion in patent royalty rebate payments, though the decision is unlikely to result in Qualcomm writing a check to Apple because of other developments in the dispute. FILE PHOTO: A woman holds her phone near an Read More

RigNet Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2018 Earnings Results

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Quarterly revenue of $60.2 million; net loss of $49.7 million or $2.62 per share Full year 2018 revenue of $238.9 million; net loss of $62.5 million or $3.34 per share Quarterly and full year results include a $50.6 million non-cash charge, net of previous accruals, for the Phase I interim GX ruling (the GX Charge), Read More

Mahindra takes second crack at U.S. auto market with 'India tough' off-roader

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AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (Reuters) – “Warning: Don’t do anything stupid!” reads the sign to the right of Rick Haas’ office computer. Mahindra Automotive North America quality control workers inspect ROXOR off-road vehicles at the MANA Plant in Auburn Hills, Michigan, U.S., January 30, 2019. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook It is the same tongue-in-cheek warning affixed to the Read More

European Parliament formally asks to freeze Turkey’s EU accession talks, sparking anger in Ankara

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The European Parliament has called on the EU to shut down Turkey membership talks, citing its crackdown on media and alleged human rights abuses. Ankara has slammed the vote as a “meaningless” show by the far-right. The European Parliament on Wednesday voted in a non-binding resolution to call on EU member states to bar Turkey Read More

Countries that did & DID NOT ground Boeing 737 MAX 8 amid probe; BILLIONS at stake

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Countries around the globe are grounding their Boeing 737 MAX 8 fleets, as the best-selling jet is under investigation after two deadly crashes in under five months. The US firm’s reputation and billions of dollars are at stake. The 737 Max 8 operated by Ethiopian Airlines crashed six minutes after take-off on Sunday en route Read More