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Money Boeing Dreamliner jet draws USA-sized self-portrait in the sky
Author: 0 Boeing Dreamliner jet draws USA-sized self-portrait in the sky

It kicked off from Boeing's Seattle headquarters in Washington at 11pm on Tuesday, cruising continually at 41,000-ft, and keen aviation fans were able to track its unusual route as the flight path began to take shape using flightradar24. By the time it was done Thursday morning, the wingtips stretched from MI to Texas while its nose touched Wyoming and its tail was in Alabama. It's port wingtip "touched" the bottom of Texas and its tail was close to New Orleans.

Money Krispy Kreme unleashes Reese's Peanut Butter Doughnut
Author: 0 Krispy Kreme unleashes Reese's Peanut Butter Doughnut

The mad scientists at Krispy Kreme and Reese's have put their heads together and come up with, what else, a peanut butter cup doughnut . The decadent dessert hits participating stores on August 4 for "a limited time only". If it sounds like JAB Holdings-owned Krispy Kreme Doughnuts ( KKD ) and Hershey's ( HSY ) Reese's are making your dreams come true, they are. We knew past year when you teased us with this thing from across the Pacific.

Money Travellers angered by chaotic delays in major European airports
Author: 0 Travellers angered by chaotic delays in major European airports

But the new rules mean checks against a series of databases are now carried out on each passenger from non-Schengen countries. Some airports are already reporting delays of up to three to four hours at some airports, including Milan , Palma de Mallorca, Madrid , Lisbon , Lyon , Milan , Paris-Orly and others.

Money First Tesla Model 3 deliveries take place
Author: 0 First Tesla Model 3 deliveries take place

As USA Today reports, the Model 3 costs only $35,000, which is effectively half what the Model S is priced at. "(NASDAQ: TSLA ) a $180.00 Price Target" was originally reported by BBNS and is the property of of BBNS. Fortune , presumably shareholders, and of course, all of those reservations holders will be waiting to hear about that basic and critical information about how people can actually get their hands on the Model 3 .

Money India CB cuts rates By 25 basis points
Author: 0 India CB cuts rates By 25 basis points

Retail inflation for June came in at 1.54 percent, down from 2.18 percent in May and the lowest since the government started tracking it in 2012. The June data was the first time the lower end of that band has been breached, experts said. It should also be seen as an indicator of expectations of consistent fall in inflation that could lead to a fall in lending rates in the near future.

Money Dow tops 22000 points for first time as Apple surges
Author: 0 Dow tops 22000 points for first time as Apple surges

The S&P is up about 10%, while the Nasdaq has climbed about 17%. President Donald Trump took credit for the latest run of stock market records on Twitter. The Dow rose 0.33% to a record-high close of 21,964. For example, since the Dow hit 21,000 on March 1, until yesterday's close, Microsoft shares had risen nearly 12%, boosting the company's value by about $59 billion, but the share price only moved from $64.94 to $72.58 and the company made up 6% of the index's gains.

Money Qatar Airways backs away from American investment
Author: 0 Qatar Airways backs away from American investment

American did not immediately return a request for comment Wednesday. American Airlines ( AAL ) on Wednesday acknowledged Qatar Airways' announcement that it would drop a bid to purchase a minority stake in the US carrier, weeks after company CEO Doug Parker called the proposed investment "puzzling".

Money Teen opens emergency exit, jumps out of plane onto SFO tarmac
Author: 0 Teen opens emergency exit, jumps out of plane onto SFO tarmac

In November 2016, a United Airlines flight from New Orleans, which just landed in Houston, Texas and was taxiing towards its gate at George Bush International Airport, a female passenger was said to have walked out of an emergency exit and jumped out of the aircraft.

Money GM slashed July rental auto sales, boosted commercial fleet
Author: 0 GM slashed July rental auto sales, boosted commercial fleet

After seven years of USA auto sales growth, this year's persistent slump - and anxiety over upheavals from electrification, autonomy and mobility services - has investors shunning automakers as benchmark stock indexes graze record highs. Mark LaNeve, Ford Motor Co.'s US sales chief, said automakers have been preparing for lower sales this year. GM gained little ground in its effort to reduce inventories of unsold vehicles.

Money British Gas to raise electricity prices by 12.5% in September
Author: 0 British Gas to raise electricity prices by 12.5% in September

He said that over that period, overall electricity costs have increased by 16 per cent. Customers should not be lulled into a false sense of security. This means your prices won't fluctuate - which is often what happens with standard tariffs - often the most expensive around. Expectations of a price rise were fuelled by a website blunder by British Gas staff yesterday.

Money Elon Musk admits to 'unrelenting stress,' says he may be bipolar
Author: 0 Elon Musk admits to 'unrelenting stress,' says he may be bipolar

Model 3 owners will not get free access to the Tesla Supercharger high-speed charging system, with the company planning to charge for electricity as demand grows and it requires more investment to build up the network of chargers. Those investors who have bought into Tesla's long-term plan have largely ignored the massive losses the auto maker has posted almost every quarter, indicating that CEO Elon Musk likely has a very long rope courtesy of his investment base to do what needs to ...

Money What is the bitcoin fork? What will happen when bitcoin forks TODAY?
Author: 0 What is the bitcoin fork? What will happen when bitcoin forks TODAY?

Miners have been able to mine for bitcoin cash since Tuesday morning. The original plan was to increase block sizes to 2MB each. But thanks to a recently deployed software hot fix, the world's leading cryptocurrency shouldn't suffer a fork - or split in the currency - and two experts say that's a pretty good thing.

Money Sprint posts first profit in three years and customer gains
Author: 0 Sprint posts first profit in three years and customer gains

Last month, T-Mobile CEO John Legere said he hasn't ruled out a combination with his wireless rival, though he's also told investors not to expect any imminent deal. "We have plenty of options, and we've had discussions with a lot of different parties", he said. That puzzled Claure, who said repeatedly that Sprint hadn't been offered to Charter.

Money HSBC puts its Brexit relocation costs at up to $300 million
Author: 0 HSBC puts its Brexit relocation costs at up to $300 million

It completed a previously announced $1bn buyback in April. The bank had disappointed markets with just a $1 billion share buyback plan in the first six months of the year, after spending $2.5 billion doing so last year in a bid to wind down its cash stockpile.

Money Sensex, Nifty Seen Up As Earnings Bring Cheer
Author: 0 Sensex, Nifty Seen Up As Earnings Bring Cheer

The wider Nifty50 of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) provisionally closed above the psychologically important 10,100-mark for the first time. However, both indexes fell briefly during the day after data showed that manufacturing PMI plunged in July to its lowest since February 2009, after Prime Minister Narendra Modi's new tax policy severely hurt output and demand.

Money In A Rare Show Of Bipartisanship, Senate Sends Russia Sanctions To Trump
Author: 0 In A Rare Show Of Bipartisanship, Senate Sends Russia Sanctions To Trump

Russian president Vladimir Putin approved the Russian counter-measures, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters on Friday. The house of representatives of U.S. He said he hoped "today's state of affairs will end at some point and we will move on to a new quality of relations, we will strengthen them and build them up in the interests of the peoples of the USA and Russian Federation".

Money Vietnam's manufacturing PMI slows in July
Author: 0 Vietnam's manufacturing PMI slows in July

However, input and output prices both rose with companies' increased purchasing, Zhao said. The Nikkei India Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index was at its lowest mark since February 2009 at 47.9 in July. China's manufacturing sector expanded for the 12th straight month in July, albeit at a slower pace . Falling orders also made Indonesian manufacturers cut spending in July, thus employment and buying levels fell.

Money No plans to be part of Modi Cabinet, happy with party role
Author: 0 No plans to be part of Modi Cabinet, happy with party role

Ruling out any move to enter the Union cabinet by becoming Rajya Sabha member, BJP President Amit Shah today said he was enjoying his work as the national president and was not at all interested in moving anywhere else. Among the ministers not present in the House were Ravi Shankar Prasad , Piyush Goyal , Dharmendra Pradhan, Smriti Irani, MJ Akbar and Nirmala Sitharaman.

Money Australian Dollar Slides After RBA Rate Decision
Author: 0 Australian Dollar Slides After RBA Rate Decision

It added that "the higher exchange rate is expected to contribute to subdued price pressures in the economy". An appreciating exchange rate would be expected to result in a slower pick-up in economic activity and inflation than now forecast, the bank said.

Money Huge Queues As Airport Security Beefed Up Over Terror Fears
Author: 0 Huge Queues As Airport Security Beefed Up Over Terror Fears

Local media reported that police had seized a meat mincer, but this has not been confirmed by authorities. The men, reportedly two fathers and their sons, were arrested in raids in Sydney on Saturday night. The plot was the 13th significant threat disrupted by police since Australia's terrorist threat level was elevated in 2014, Justice Minister Michael Keenan said.

Money Trump pushes out Priebus, names DHS' Kelly WH chief of staff
Author: 0 Trump pushes out Priebus, names DHS' Kelly WH chief of staff

Assembly Majority Leader Jim Steineke echoed those comments, also tweeting that it was a "bad move by Trump". It came on the same day that White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci was quoted accusing Priebus of leaking stories to the media, in an interview with The New Yorker .

Money Sprint pursuing merger with cable giant Charter
Author: 0 Sprint pursuing merger with cable giant Charter

In January, Verizon was exploring a merger with Charter. The period of exclusivity ended but the talks with the two companies have continued. The closing of that window paved the way for Sprint to resume discussions with Bellevue-based T-Mobile US or other partners, people with knowledge of the matter told Bloomberg News earlier this week.

Money Delta purchases 10% stake in Air France-KLM
Author: 0 Delta purchases 10% stake in Air France-KLM

The two airlines will have similar representation on the British air carrier's board of directors. Branson owns 10 percent of Virgin Australia Holdings, alongside one fifth stakes held by Singapore Airlines, Etihad, HNA and Nanshan Group.

Author: 0 Uptown Teavana store closing

Some 3,000 workers will lose their jobs but Starbucks says it's encouraging employees to apply for Starbucks positions. Its embrace of the digital revolution has made the coffee chain look nearly as much like a tech company as it does a food service company.

Money Wisconsin used full-court press to win $10 billion Foxconn project
Author: 0 Wisconsin used full-court press to win $10 billion Foxconn project

The same week that Apple ( AAPL ) has kept mum about reports that it will build three plants in the USA, one of its largest suppliers, Foxconn ( FXCOF ), announced plans for a new multi-billion dollar factory in Wisconsin . Inside the White House , discussions with Foxconn about opening a USA plant were led over several months by Jared Kushner, a senior adviser and the president's son-in-law, and Reed Cordish, an assistant to the president on technology initiatives.

Money RIP: Heartbreaking goodbye for parents of Charlie Gard
Author: 0 RIP: Heartbreaking goodbye for parents of Charlie Gard

Although parents Ms Yates and Chris Gard agreed with hospital doctors that Charlie should be taken to a hospice to die, both parties had failed to agree with Great Ormond Street Hospital medics the details of the end-of-life care. Britain's courts, after hearing a wealth of medical evidence, ruled that it would go against Charlie's best interests to have the experimental nucleoside therapy advocated by a US professor of neurology, Michio Hirano.

Money MAC Lipstick: How to get free MAC lipstick on Saturday
Author: 0 MAC Lipstick: How to get free MAC lipstick on Saturday

Yes, you heard correctly, a full tube of lipstick, and not just a sample size. Saturday is the flawless time to snag the color you've been longing for. There are still plenty of ways to celebrate National Lipstick Day, even if that means not getting a free lip color. Although this may be a one time offer, there are a few other ways to get yourself some freebies from Mac including their Back to Mac program .

Money GDP: US Economy Grows at Solid 2.6% in Second Quarter
Author: 0 GDP: US Economy Grows at Solid 2.6% in Second Quarter

But the contribution to growth from home buying had its biggest fall in almost seven years, slipping 6.8 percent. An increase in consumer spending was the biggest contributor to higher growth in the second quarter of 2017, with personal consumption expenditures accounting for 1.93 percentage points of the overall expansion.

Money Amazon boss Jeff Bezos replaces Bill Gates as world's richest man
Author: 0 Amazon boss Jeff Bezos replaces Bill Gates as world's richest man

Think of "the richest man in the world" and your thoughts immediately turn to Bill Gates. . Forbes said Bezos' net worth was about $90.6 billion when the market opened Thursday. The move comes just hours before Amazon is set to report its fiscal second quarter results after Thursday's closing bell. Meanwhile, Microsoft's stock is little changed the past two sessions.

Money Federal Reserve Holds Interest Rates Steady
Author: 0 Federal Reserve Holds Interest Rates Steady

In its post-meeting statement the Fed did offer a note of caution on inflation, saying inflation was "running below 2%" instead of "running somewhat below 2%", as it did in the June statement. But many economists say they foresee no further rate increases this year unless inflation picks up. But Innes stated that such hint from the Fed is not that big of a shock and might not help much in lifting the USA dollar adding that it will be the inflation language where a potential dovish shift ...

Money Oil tanker owners end strike, bringing halt to panic buying
Author: 0 Oil tanker owners end strike, bringing halt to panic buying

A strike by the Oil Tankers Association and reports of a petrol shortage prompted long queues at petrol stations on Tuesday. APOTA Chairman Yousuf Shahwani, President Babar Ismail, OGRA Chairman Uzma Adil, DG Oil Abdul Jabbar Memon and others attended the meeting.

Money Traders Purchase Large Volume of Call Options on Coca-Cola Company (The) (KO)
Author: 0 Traders Purchase Large Volume of Call Options on Coca-Cola Company (The) (KO)

Since then, they've bounced back and are up 0.3% to $45.38 at 11:38 a.m. For comparison, the company's revenue jumped more than $1.2 billion between the first and second quarters of 2016. Finally, Sanford C. Bernstein reiterated a "buy" rating and set a $48.00 price target on shares of Coca-Cola Company (The) in a research report on Monday, April 10th.

Money UK Q2 GDP growth initial estimate pushes sterling down
Author: 0 UK Q2 GDP growth initial estimate pushes sterling down

Gross domestic product had stood at 0.2 percent growth between January and March, the ONS confirmed, while the second-quarter reading matched analysts' consensus forecast. Cable was trading at 1.3055 at the time of writing, up 0.24 percent on the day. Growth in the second quarter was led by services, which rose 0.5% and were the sole positive contributor.

Money 'He stays' - Has Gerard Pique just decided Neymar's Barcelona future?!
Author: 0 'He stays' - Has Gerard Pique just decided Neymar's Barcelona future?!

Former Paris Saint-German head coach Laurent Blanc said it will be hard for Marco Verratti to leave the French giants amid interest from Barcelona . Why could he not play here at Real Madrid? Neymar will continue his collaboration with Nike and Jordan in the near future and the 25-year-old revealed he already has ideas on a follow up to the Air Jordan Hypervenom II football boots that were released last year.