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Money Germania may order 25 Airbus A320-family jets
Author: 0 Germania may order 25 Airbus A320-family jets

Airbus is expected to talk up the recent sales success of its A321neo, the largest member of its medium-haul family, as Norwegian Air NWC.OL considers upgrading about 30 of the 100 A320neo it has on order to the larger 185-seat A321neo. Perry and Seifman added that Airbus and Boeing don't look like they'll be announcing any new products at Farnborough, which they said would stimulate new orders.

Money Dana White confirms UFC sale, optimistic about future
Author: 0 Dana White confirms UFC sale, optimistic about future

Lorenzo and Frank Fertitta, the brothers who own 80% of UFC , originally purchased the sports network for $2 million. He sold his ownership in UFC and bought a stake in WME-IMG, according to reports. The deal marks the first change in ownership of UFC in 15 years. The UFC closely guards financial details, but the Fertittas are believed to each own just over 40 percent of the company, with White around 9 percent and Flash Entertainment, a subsidiary of the Abu Dhabi government, owning ...

Author: 0 The Secret Life of Pets smashes competition this weekend

It's also the biggest opening weekend ever for an original film that's not a sequel, a remake or based on a book. The movie - featuring the voices of Eric Stonestreet, Kevin Hart, Steve Coogan, Louis CK and Ellie Kemper - follows the success of Zootopia and Finding Dory .

Money Contador pulls out of Tour de France after fever, crashes
Author: 0 Contador pulls out of Tour de France after fever, crashes

Sean Yates, Contador's directeur sportif at Tinkoff, confirmed that the embattled Spaniard had been suffering from a fever since the race entered the mountains on Friday. But his hopes suffered another blow when crashed a second time the following day during the second stage won by his teammate and world champion Peter Sagan.

Money Mining for bitcoins just got a lot harder
Author: 0 Mining for bitcoins just got a lot harder

If you don't own any bitcoin, perhaps nothing at all . As I mentioned in a piece on the block size debate in March, if I buy my morning coffee with loose change instead of bitcoin, I don't have to spend an extra couple cents (or more) just to confirm the transaction.

Author: 0 UK, Boeing launch new strategic partnership

The Ministry of Defence said the P-8A Poseidon planes will be based at RAF Lossiemouth in Moray to help protect the Trident nuclear weapons system and the UK's two new aircraft carriers. The 10-year deal, unveiled by Prime Minister David Cameron at the Farnborough Airshow, will see Boeing create up to 2,000 new jobs across the United Kingdom, adding to around 2,000 it already employs.

Money Australia: NSW bans greyhound racing after scandal
Author: 0 Australia: NSW bans greyhound racing after scandal

Inquiry Commissioner Michael McHugh has recommended Parliament considers whether the industry had lost its "social licence" to operate and should be shut down. Albury resident Lyn Sticker, who used to train greyhounds, said there were murmurs about the ban. "I think it's a shock to the system considering the effort and money that's gone into the sport over the past 18 months", Mr Giddings said.

Author: 0 Carter announces 560 more US troops to Iraq

While the United States hopes to help bring about "the recapture of all of the Iraqi territory by the Iraqi security forces" Carter emphasized that "Mosul is the biggest part of that" goal. Carter laid out his vision for Qayara, saying the air base would be a hub from which "Iraqi Security Forces, accompanied and advised by us as needed, will complete the southern-most envelopment of Mosul".

Money Istanbul Airport attackers 'Russian, Uzbek and Kyrgyz'
Author: 0 Istanbul Airport attackers 'Russian, Uzbek and Kyrgyz'

The suspects were sent to Istanbul police headquarters after health checks. The Sabah newspaper, which is close to the government, said police had launched a manhunt for him. Interior Minister Efkan Ala said the dead included 19 foreigners. "These were the guys who were essentially on the front lines guarding Falluja, the city they just lost in Iraq".

Money US Commercial Data Transfer Pact Clears Final Hurdle
Author: 0 US Commercial Data Transfer Pact Clears Final Hurdle

Earlier drafts of the Privacy Shield pact had been criticised by many European data watchdogs, who said it did not go far enough. One fly in the ointment for the EU, however, is a High Court case taking place in Dublin regarding a decision by the Data Protection Commissioner on EU-US data transfer channels.

Money Donald Trump Drags 'Frozen' Into Star of David Controversy
Author: 0 Donald Trump Drags 'Frozen' Into Star of David Controversy

Duke said Tuesday on his radio show that there was "no way" the star depicted in the Clinton tweet was anything other than Star of David, and he tweeted out his own version of the image with an unmistakably anti-Semitic message. "I can not imagine more vivid proof of corruption", Gingrich said, pointing in particular to former President Bill Clinton's impromptu meeting with U.S.

Money Starbucks to increase base pay of workers in October
Author: 0 Starbucks to increase base pay of workers in October

Combined, the steps will result in a wage hike of 5 percent to 15 percent for all employees at company-operated stores, Starbucks said. Last month, a Starbucks employee in southern California launched a petition on Coworker.org, saying the coffee chain was cutting work hours to save on labor costs.

Author: 0 Markets Right Now: S&P 500 on track for record high close

It will be interesting to see how much of a headwind the Dollars plays in this quarterly report, given the trade-weighted USD has gained roughly 5% since Q2 2015. Kansas Fed President Esther George is scheduled to speak on the US economy at a conference in Missouri at 10:00 a.m. ET. She's followed Cleveland Fed President Loretta Mester, who will speak about financial stability in Sydney, Australia, at 9:30 p.m.

Author: 0 UK candidate Leadsom drops out of PM race, leaving only May

He did not say how long that might take. Mrs May, who is now Home Secretary and was born in Eastbourne, has been the favourite to succeed David Cameron after he announced he would be standing down following the European Union referendum result last month.

Money Euro 2016: Twitter reacts to Cristiano Ronaldo injury
Author: 0 Euro 2016: Twitter reacts to Cristiano Ronaldo injury

It was his last act of a tournament in which he has played the captain's role superbly, scoring a crucial brace in a 3-3 draw with Hungary that took them through the group stage and then the opener in the 2-0 semi-final win over Wales. The win helped make up for Portugal's loss to underdog Greece when it hosted the Euro 12 years ago. Regardless of those who doubted us, and the criticism we've had here in France for our performances, we had our goals set out for us and this was the goal.

Author: 0 Asia stocks rally on US jobs relief, BoE looms

Asian share markets enjoyed a relief rally on Monday as upbeat United States jobs data lessened the immediate concern about the health of the world's largest economy, while the long-run fallout from Brexit kept sovereign yields near record lows.

Money Burberry names Gobbetti as new CEO to replace Bailey
Author: 0 Burberry names Gobbetti as new CEO to replace Bailey

As part of the management shake-up, Burberry also said that Julie Brown has been appointed to the new role of Chief Operating & Financial Officer. During afternoon trading, the fashion house said it appointed by Marco Gobbetti, who now heads Paris-based brand Celine , as its new chief executive officer.

Author: 0 Japan's ruling camp poised for majority in upper house polls

He pledged to promote public works projects to help farmers and fishing industry workers export their produce and to promote the construction of a maglev railway while expanding the nation's shinkansen network. Rewriting the constitution, imposed by the U.S. occupation authorities after the second world war, has been the ideological driving force behind Abe and other conservatives who believe it unfairly restricts Japan's ability to respond to new threats such as worldwide terrorism, an ...

Author: 0 Israel announces $12.9m boost to West Bank settlements

He added that peace between Israelis and Palestinians "would have dramatic and positive results and on the situation in the entire Middle East", and warned of maintaining the status quo, which might ignite further escalation. In a statement on Sunday, Egypt's foreign ministry said Shoukry's visit was part of a push by Cairo to restart peace talks between the Palestinians and Israel.

Money Oil prices dip in Asia as US rig count jumps
Author: 0 Oil prices dip in Asia as US rig count jumps

WTI Crude Oil: Crude Oil prices consolidated their latest losses Friday, with WTI Crude Oil diving 7% Thursday, on news that USA stockpiles fell less than expected. Prices of oil dropped today over signs that USA shale drillers have adjusted to lower prices and on new signals of economic instability in Asia. "Supply/demand balances will transition to balance and then under-supply in the back half of 2016", the bank said, but warned that prices may not fully react to under-supply until ...

Author: 0 Turnbull declares victory to end 8 days of uncertainty

Australia voted in the Liberal Party's Tony Abbott in 2013, who was beaten in a leadership challenge by Turnbull just two years later as his popularity plunged. Mr Shorten said he did not envy Mr Turnbull having to "corral all the various forces in his party" to organise a Coalition agreement with the Nationals before gaining the Governor-General's royal assent.

Author: 0 Chris Froome Charges Into Yellow Jersey With Downhill Attack

It was the fifth victory for a British rider in the first eight stages of this Tour following three early successes for Mark Cavendish and Friday's win for his Dimension Data team-mate Steve Cummings. "When I got to the top last time I had to get on oxygen support, I was so exhausted", Froome said. Tweeting in Spanish, he said: "Apologies to the fan I pushed today - I was anxious about how close you were, and the danger for you if you fell".

Author: 0 Zika Virus Confirmed in Utah Woman Who Died

Dagmar Vitek of the Salt Lake County Health Department , said in a press conference on Friday. As of July 7, 2016, no cases of locally transmitted, mosquito-borne Zika have been reported in the continental United States. To reassure local residents living in the state, the Salt Lake County Health Department went on to add that there is no threat of an infection there.

Author: 0 Jeremy Corbyn supporters rally at Princesshay

Smeeth stormed out of the Chakrabati Inquiry launch press conference yesterday and JHRW says: "Ms Ruth Smeeth was subjected to anti-Semitic remarks during the course of the press conference and Mr Corbyn wholly failed to support her". The Labour leader was hit by a wave of Shadow Cabinet resignations last week and lost a thumping vote of no confidence by MPs 172 to 40. But Lord Kinnock said that under the "constitution, the rules, the democratic provisions of the Labour Party and the ...

Author: 0 Deutsche Boerse lowers key hurdle for merger with LSE

Index funds, which represent up to 15 percent of Deutsche Boerse shares, are only technically capable of tendering their shares after the minimum acceptance threshold has been reached, it explained. The Frankfurt stock exchange said on Monday that it is examining whether to lower a key hurdle for its planned merger with the London Stock Exchange (LSE) to go ahead.

Money Long Island forecast: Mostly sunny, highs near 80
Author: 0 Long Island forecast: Mostly sunny, highs near 80

Sunshine is expected to kick off the new week in the Wyoming Valley, but there will be a chance of showers and thunderstorms Wednesday . Skies over Madison should be mostly sunny Thursday through Sunday , with highs near 80, 78, 81 and 83, and lows Wednesday night through Saturday night around 66, 61, 61 and 65.

Money Tata Steel suspends United Kingdom sale talks
Author: 0 Tata Steel suspends United Kingdom sale talks

The firm said the British vote to leave the European Union, and the outcome of the UK government's consultation on Tata Steel UK's British Steel pension scheme, had prompted a rethink on the sale. This was followed by a sale process, and on 9 May, the company said it has shortlisted seven bidders interested in buying all of its United Kingdom steel assets ( Tata Steel evaluating 7 expressions of interest for United Kingdom selloff ).

Author: 0 New automated security screening lanes to land at MIA this fall

The Transportation Security Administration plans to start testing out some new technology at airports around the USA, according to a recent announcement . New features will include larger bins; unique Radio Frequency Identification tags attached to bins for additional accountability of items during screening; and cameras to take photos of the outside of a bag and match them to X-rays of the contents.

Author: 0 L&G makes a further 10% cut in its property fund

Today's suspensions take the total number of real estate assets frozen by money managers since Monday to more than 15 billion pounds, according to the most recent data. Laith Khalaf, senior analyst at the Hargreaves Lansdown, said: "Over half of the property fund sector is on ice". Around 4,500 investors to the Aviva Life and Pensions Fund in Ireland will be affected.

Author: 0 Clinton's Server Never Hacked Unlike US Gov't Systems - Campaign Office

Hillary Clinton didn't bother to ask that question, didn't notice the marks, had good reason to think they were inaccurate, or disregarded that they stood for "confidential". "The Attorney General accepted the recommendation of the investigators". If she were prosecuted for gross negligence. Comey vigorously rejected Republican accusations that Clinton was given special treatment.

Money Pokemon Go international launch delayed due to server issues
Author: 0 Pokemon Go international launch delayed due to server issues

The game is like a real life treasure hunt that has been created to help get players out of the house and active. However, while Niantic focuses on those repairs, the game's release in other regions like the United Kingdom and the Netherlands has been "paused until we're comfortable", according to Hanke .

Money Brexit fears and production highs crushed the oil market
Author: 0 Brexit fears and production highs crushed the oil market

Crude oil prices have been gaining traction since the beginning of this year on unplanned supply disruption from Canada and Nigeria . The American Petroleum Institute estimated that in the second quarter, the number of completed US oil wells - those that drillers had finished making and were ready to produce oil or gas - plunged by 69 per cent in the second quarter compared with a year earlier.

Money Wendy's: 1025 outlets affected by hack
Author: 0 Wendy's: 1025 outlets affected by hack

The fast food chain says it has experienced a data breach at several locations nationwide after it was the target of malware. That's hard to argue against: The company first learned about the breach in January 2016, and stores were still being milked of customer card data six months later.