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Aviation regulators demand emergency engine inspections following Southwest accident

The agency says its order affects 352 engines in the US and another 681 worldwide on "new generation" Boeing 737 jets. It is the product of a 40-year-old joint ...


Mondi plc (LON:MNDI) Ratings Summary on April 21, 2018

Quantitative Systematic Strategies Ltd Liability Corporation, a Connecticut-based fund reported 9,631 shares. Secor Capital L P invested 0.06% of its portfolio ...


Southwest Airlines engine probe focuses on metal fatigue

A Southwest spokeswoman said the engine that failed was not covered by that directive, but the airline announced it would speed up ultrasonic inspections of i...


School walkouts across U.S. to remember Columbine, keep up push for change

The principal implored people nationwide to plan an activity "that will somehow build up your school, or perhaps pre-Day Without Hate event on April 20, as oppo...


Amazon Prime has 100 million subscribers, reveals CEO Jeff Bezos

In a letter that stressed on building a culture of high standards to be able to build better products and services for customers, Bezos shared some of the m...


Starbucks to close all U.S. stores for racial bias training

One or both of the men had asked to use the restroom without making any purchases. Chief Executive Officer Kevin Johnson apologized for the arrests , calli...


Musk doubles down on Model 3, with around-the-clock production

According to TechCrunch , more than $1k was raised as of publication to get the nearly $ 20 Billionaire a new bedtime sofa - a very socially responsible dona...


Morgan Stanley Reports Strong Q1 Earnings Results

Like its major competitors, Morgan Stanley saw its tax bill drop sharply in the quarter. On Tuesday, January 2 the stock of Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) earned ...


Canelo Alvarez's six-month doping suspension starts clock for Golovkin rematch

The Mexican middleweight had been due to face Golovkin but his place has already been filled by Vanes Martirosyan. And that should be financially convenient for...


Inflation drops to 2.5% but households still 'squeezed'

Separate ONS figures released earlier this week showed that average weekly earnings increased by 2.8% in the year to February. Output price inflation slowed...


New Study Shows Tesla Batteries Will Survive Longer than Expected

In short, the report claims that improved worker safety at Tesla is nothing more than a well-crafted illusion. Citigroup initiated coverage on shares of Te...


Mutant enzyme breaks down PET at super-speed

Imagine if the solution to the global plastic epidemic was created in a laboratory by complete and utter happenstance . "Luck is often an important part of ba...


International Monetary Fund revises Czech growth forecast

Maurice Obstfeld, Economic Counsellor and Director of the Research Department, IMF said that the world economy continues to show broad-based momentum. "Conf...


Starbucks CEO makes the right moves after coffee shop arrests (From WHYY)

The store's manager has now reportedly been fired, according to an ABC News report . A company spokeswoman confirms that the manager at the Starbucks locat...


Facebook must face class action over face-tagging in photos: judge

As part of initial legal procedure, the class of people filing this lawsuit has been legally defined as Facebook users "in IL for whom Facebook created ...


Allegiant under fire after '60 Minutes' safety report

On Monday, it was business as usual for Allegiant Air , as it's morning flight from Las Vegas unloaded passengers at Springfield-Branson National Airport. The ...


Watch 53rd Academy of Country Music Awards online

The 35-year-old country singer appeared to have a lineup beneath her brow. In addition to posting photos of herself on social media and dropping her new sing...


Trump Attorney Cohen Is Subject Of Months-Long Federal Criminal Investigation

It was a balmy Friday in New York City, but Michael Cohen probably wasn't in a very bright mood. She argued that materials obtained from Cohen had to be h...


Major League Baseball suspends four players following Wednesday's Padres-Rockies brawl

Colorado Rockies third baseman Nolan Arenado has been suspended five games by Major League Baseball for his role in a brawl against the San Diego Padres. The...


Uber to implement new safety changes, CEO says

As part of the major safety overhaul, riders will be able to designate up to five friends and family members as " trusted contacts " and share trip details of e...


Watch Walmart Yodeller Mason Ramsey Perform Hank Williams' Legendary 'Lovesick Blues'

Ramsey told DeGeneres that he chose to perform at that specific Walmart because "it's the only store we've got". Walmart has also given him a $15,000 schol...


Hong Kong can decide on Nirav's arrest, says China

Both Modi and Choksi have so far refused to cooperate with the CBI probe. But even as India presses Hong Kong on the arrest, the central government in Beij...


Oil hits $70 per barrel as China offers soothing words on trade

That was the highest finish for the most active contract since December 1, 2014, according to FactSet. Those rosier forecasts from the U.S. government and the...


Davis Cup Tennis 2018: Friday Scores and Results, Updated Quarterfinals Schedule

Rafael Nadal kept Spains Davis Cup hopes alive by beating Alexander Zverez today in the fourth rubber of their quarter-final against Germany. In front of a p...


Sears Holding, Delta Air hit by customer data breach at tech firm

It has underperformed by 34.56% the S&P500. Baskin Financial Services Inc increased its stake in Delta Air Lines Inc. One investment analyst has rated the s...


Sony sells part of stake in Spotify

That was in line with informal trading on Monday, with shares changing hands at about $132, which would value the company at more than $23 billion. The succ...


Looming Trade War with China

Trump launches a second government probe , explicitly targeted at China. The US exported $12 billion worth of soybeans to China in 2017 (HS code 120190), a...


Fox could separate Sky News to satisfy United Kingdom regulator on takeover

Disney said on Tuesday if the British government allows Fox to consolidate all of Sky , it is open to acquiring Sky News even if the larger transaction doesn't...


Trump claims 'caravans' of migrants in Mexico mean United States 'is being stolen'

It's unclear, however, whether there is any appetite in Congress for such changes, especially now that the president has said he is no longer interested in pr...


Here's what Trump could do to Amazon

Trump's Thursday tweet echoes one from August 2017 in which he said, "Amazon is doing great damage to tax paying retailers". Trump's criticism did not dimin...


Spouse Of Orlando Nightclub Shooter Defensed Of All Charges

She was charged with providing material support to a foreign terrorist organization, as well as obstruction of justice in relation to Mateen's 2016 massacre tha...


Apple's Cook Has Pointed Advice for Facebook's Zuckerberg

However, he went on to say: "But from our point of view, we didn't want to create this contest". An onslaught of negative reactions ensued both from many peop...


Facebook cuts ties to data brokers in blow to targeted ads

FACEBOOK yesterday launched a fresh effort to quell the firestorm over the hijacking of personal data, unveiling new privacy tools and settings to give user...


SoftBank Inks Deal To Build World's Largest Solar Project In Saudi Arabia

Each park will have a 25-year power purchase agreement, a long-term contract to supply electric power to customers, which is common in the solar energy industry...


China started trading its own crude oil futures

Crude was also squeezed ed by a rise in the number of USA rigs drilling for oil to a three-year high of 804, implying further rises in production, which has alr...