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Southwest Airlines pilot arrested for bringing loaded gun in carry-on - The Hill

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 10:22

The Hill

Southwest Airlines pilot arrested for bringing loaded gun in carry-on
The Hill
A Southwest Airlines pilot was arrested at St. Louis Lambert International Airport for bringing a loaded gun in his carry-on bag, airport officials said Thursday. The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) detained the 51-year-old male pilot, who ...
Southwest pilot arrested at St. Louis Lambert after handgun found in carry-onfox2now.com
Southwest pilot arrested for bringing loaded gun in carry-on luggage: airport officialsNew York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV
Southwest Airlines pilot arrested at LambertKMOV.com
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Bitcoin jumps more than 9% after news Square is testing the digital currency - CNBC

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 10:09

CNBC

Bitcoin jumps more than 9% after news Square is testing the digital currency
CNBC
Bitcoin briefly surges more than 9 percent Wednesday after news that Square's payments app Cash is testing support for the digital currency. The gains brought bitcoin within 10 percent of its record high hit last Wednesday. However, the controversy ...
Square tests buying and selling bitcoin inside its payment appEngadget
Square Launches Pilot Program to Allow Bitcoin PurchasesWall Street Journal
Square Rises On Bitcoin Buy And Sell Option For Mobile App UsersInvestor's Business Daily
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Wall Street falls as oil slide, tax bill concerns weigh - Reuters

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 09:08

Reuters

Wall Street falls as oil slide, tax bill concerns weigh
Reuters
(Reuters) - U.S. stocks fell on Wednesday, with the Dow Jones index shedding more than 100 points as a slide in oil prices and concerns about the fate of U.S. tax cuts weighed on the mood. Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) ...
Stock Futures Point to Broad Losses as Oil Prices SlideTheStreet.com
Wall St opens lower on oil price slideNasdaq

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Real Life Hamburglar Climbs Through Columbia McDonald's Window To Steal Cash, Food - Fortune

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 09:06

Fortune

Real Life Hamburglar Climbs Through Columbia McDonald's Window To Steal Cash, Food
Fortune
A Maryland woman was caught on surveillance video stealing food and cash from the drive-through window of a Howard County McDonald's — spending half an hour in the restaurant. It's unclear if the restaurant was open at the time. Video of the incident ...
Maryland woman caught on camera stealing from McDonald's drive-thruFox News
Video captures thief climbing through Md. McDonald's drive-thru windowWTOP
Drive-Thru-Window Becomes Squeeze-Thru for McDonald's ThiefU.S. News & World Report
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Bird smashes into American Airlines flight, gets embedded in nose of plane - Fox News

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 08:16

Fox News

Bird smashes into American Airlines flight, gets embedded in nose of plane
Fox News
An airplane experiencing a bird strike isn't an entirely uncommon phenomenon — but it's much less common that the bird itself continues on for the rest of the trip. American Airlines Flight 1498 from Mexico City to Miami earned this rare distinction ...
GRAPHIC: Bird collides into plane's nose, gets stuckKFDA
Bird stuck in nose of American Airlines jet after striking itKTRK-TV
What the flock? Bird crashes head-first through jetliner's nose midflight (PHOTO)RT
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US Retail Sales Rose for 2nd Month Led by Cars, Clothes - U.S. News & World Report

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 07:45

U.S. News & World Report

US Retail Sales Rose for 2nd Month Led by Cars, Clothes
U.S. News & World Report
FILE - In this Friday, Nov. 3, 2017, file photo, Jiahao Luo, left, and Jiahao Wang, from China, configure one of the four new Apple iPhone X's they purchased at the new Apple Michigan Avenue store along the Chicago River in Chicago. On Wednesday, Nov.
Gain in US Retail Sales Last Month Signals Steady DemandBloomberg
US retail sales top estimates in OctoberFinancial Times

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A Bond Strategy For Rising Rates - Forbes

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 06:41

Forbes

A Bond Strategy For Rising Rates
Forbes
I show you how to save and invest Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. It is likely we are in a rising interest rate environment. In this article we'll work through what that means for your bond investments. Rising rates are ...
There's something weird going on that's worrying the marketsCNBC
Harrison's Take: The Fed and The Yield CurveWall Street Journal

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DealBook Briefing: Waiting for a Fight Over AT&T-Time Warner Deal - New York Times

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 06:26

New York Times

DealBook Briefing: Waiting for a Fight Over AT&T-Time Warner Deal
New York Times
The headquarters of Time Warner in New York. Today's Time Warner is the byproduct of many rounds of spinoffs and acquisitions. Credit Adrees Latif/Reuters. Happy Wednesday. We're waiting to see when — or if — the Justice Department moves to block ...
AT&T engages its Washington firepower with megadeal on the lineChicago Tribune
Justice Department approaches states to block AT&T-Time Warner deal: sourceReuters
Why a DOJ vs. AT&T-Time Warner Case Could Be a Close CallWall Street Journal
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Amazon reportedly cancels plans for 'skinny bundle' TV service, echoing Apple's rumored TV attempts - 9to5Mac

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 06:14

9to5Mac

Amazon reportedly cancels plans for 'skinny bundle' TV service, echoing Apple's rumored TV attempts
9to5Mac
Amazon has seemingly cancelled plans to launch an unbundled a la carte internet TV service, featuring top channels. Reuters says Amazon was unable to convince networks to sign on and struggled to find profitable business arrangements. It has been ...
Time Inc. Launches SPORTS ILLUSTRATED TV (SI TV), the Brand's New Streaming Media Network, November 16 on ...Business Wire (press release)

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Target's holiday forecast disappoints, sending shares lower - CNBC

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 06:11

CNBC

Target's holiday forecast disappoints, sending shares lower
CNBC
Target has opted to invest more than $7 billion in capital in itself over the next three years. The big-box retailer will use those funds to launch additional private-label brands, grow in grocery, open smaller-format stores and remodel existing locations.
Target's sales rise while price cuts take toll on profitsMinneapolis Star Tribune
Target Stock Under Pressure as Holiday Forecast DisappointsTheStreet.com
Target Reports Third Quarter 2017 EarningsBusiness Wire (press release)
Financial Times -The Globe and Mail -Benzinga -Zacks.com
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Papa John's apologizes for criticizing NFL players' national anthem protests - CNBC

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 06:10

CNBC

Papa John's apologizes for criticizing NFL players' national anthem protests
CNBC
Papa John's is apologizing for comments made by CEO John Schnatter blaming sluggish pizza sales on NFL players kneeling during the national anthem. Papa John's is a major NFL sponsor and advertiser, and Schnatter said on an earnings call Nov.
Papa John's CEO apology latest in NFL anthem protest controversyDayton Daily News
Papa John's flips the bird to neo-Nazis in fiery statement on TwitterBusiness Insider
NFL | Bleacher ReportBleacher Report
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Health IQ raises $34.6 million for life insurance for healthy people - TechCrunch

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 06:01

TechCrunch

Health IQ raises $34.6 million for life insurance for healthy people
TechCrunch
People who work out and eat healthily shouldn't have to pay as much for life insurance. That's the concept behind Health IQ, a startup that's been making headways in the “insureTech” category. Venture capitalists have been betting that insurance is ...
Health nut? This startup wants to sell you cheaper life insuranceThe San Diego Union-Tribune
This ex-Googler found the healthiest people in America — and now he's selling them life insuranceCNBC

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An Earth-Sized Exoplanet in Our Cosmic Neighborhood - The Atlantic

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 05:00

The Atlantic

An Earth-Sized Exoplanet in Our Cosmic Neighborhood
The Atlantic
Like ​The Atlantic? Subscribe to ​The Atlantic Daily​, our free weekday email newsletter. Discovering an exoplanet isn't what it used to be. Since the first detection of a planet around another star in 1995, astronomers have found thousands more ...

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Airbus to sell 430 planes to Phoenix private equity firm Indigo for $49.5 billion - USA TODAY

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 04:18

USA TODAY

Airbus to sell 430 planes to Phoenix private equity firm Indigo for $49.5 billion
USA TODAY
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – Airbus signed a $49.5 billion deal on Wednesday to sell 430 airplanes to the Phoenix-based private equity firm that owns Frontier Airlines, striking the European aerospace company's biggest deal ever at the Dubai Air Show.
Dubai Airshow: Airbus seals order with US firm IndigoBBC News
Airbus has its biggest sale ever of 430 planes to Indigo Partners for $49.5 billionBusiness Insider
Airbus, Boeing Seal More Than $75 Billion in Plane OrdersWall Street Journal
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UK Labor Market Shows Signs of Slowing as Employment Falls - Bloomberg

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 03:31

Bloomberg

UK Labor Market Shows Signs of Slowing as Employment Falls
Bloomberg
Basic pay in the third quarter grew an annual 2.2 percent, lagging behind an inflation rate that averaged 2.8 percent in the period. Photographer: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg. U.K. unemployment held at a 42-year low in the third quarter but there are ...
UK workforce sees biggest fall in two yearsBBC News
UK real wage squeeze continues as employment total falls - business liveThe Guardian
UK wage growth holds steady while employment figures dropFinancial Times
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VW Raided by German Prosecutors Over Labor Chief's Pay - Bloomberg

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 03:22

VW Raided by German Prosecutors Over Labor Chief's Pay
Bloomberg
German prosecutors raided Volkswagen AG's headquarters in an investigation of whether the carmaker's leadership agreed to excessive payments to its top labor representative. The search is part of a probe into remuneration of works council chief Bernd ...

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Europe Stocks Slump, Wall Street Futures Tumble as Dollar Sags Ahead of CPI Data - TheStreet.com

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 03:13

Europe Stocks Slump, Wall Street Futures Tumble as Dollar Sags Ahead of CPI Data
TheStreet.com
European stocks and Wall Street futures are felling the pinch of weaker oil prices and renewed questions over the fate of U.S. tax reform. ByMartin Baccardax. Nov 15, 2017 4:13 AM EST. Read as Single Page. European stocks slumped to the lowest level in ...

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Dubai Airshow: Airbus seals order with US firm Indigo - BBC News

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 02:50

The Indian Express

Dubai Airshow: Airbus seals order with US firm Indigo
BBC News
Airbus has struck its biggest single deal with an order for 430 aircraft worth $49.5bn at list prices from a US owner of a string of budget airlines. Indigo Partners, whose airlines include Europe's Wizz Air and Volaris in Mexico, is buying Airbus's ...
Airbus to sell 430 planes to Indigo for $49.5 billionABC News
Airbus just inked its biggest airplane order everCNNMoney
US private equity firm places near $50 billion jet order with Airbus, one of the biggest aviation deals in historyCNBC
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