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Turbulence injured 10 people on a United Airlines flight - Business Insider

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 5:56pm

Business Insider

Turbulence injured 10 people on a United Airlines flight
Business Insider
Nine passengers and one member of the crew was injured by turbulence on board a United Airlines flight on Tuesday. United Flight 1031 was en route from Panama City, Panama to Houston, Texas, when the Boeing 737-800 experienced severe turbulence ...
At least 10 injured by turbulence on United flight to HoustonReuters
At least 10 people hurt when United flight hits turbulenceMiami Herald
Turbulence injures multiple passengers on United Airlines flight, officials sayCBS News
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Portland's public pools open this week -- here's when to swim for free - OregonLive.com

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 5:55pm

OregonLive.com

Portland's public pools open this week -- here's when to swim for free
OregonLive.com
And now that the sunny season is officially upon us, Portland's public outdoor pools are opening for business. Starting Wednesday, the city's seven outdoor swimming facilities welcome the masses. 101 things to do in Portland this summer. Did we mention ...
Uber allows riders to tip drivers via app, matching LyftWashington Post

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Burger King's Google Home Whopper stunt just won a big advertising award - Business Insider

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 5:16pm

Business Insider

Burger King's Google Home Whopper stunt just won a big advertising award
Business Insider
After sneaking into people's homes, Burger King has managed to sneak out with an award at the Cannes Lions, advertising's biggest annual gathering. Back in April, the fast food chain created a sneaky TV spot that served as a hack for Google Home. The ...
RBK, H+K, and the Åland Index Win a Grand Prix at the Cannes Lions Festival of CreativityBusiness Wire (press release)
Data Sheet—Monday, June 19, 2017Fortune

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Paul Ryan reiterates goal to kill estate tax, maintain retirement-savings incentives - InvestmentNews

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 4:47pm

Paul Ryan reiterates goal to kill estate tax, maintain retirement-savings incentives
InvestmentNews
House Speaker Paul Ryan speaks at the National Association of Manufacturers on Tuesday. (Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg). Four days before the one-year anniversary of the release of his tax blueprint, House Speaker Paul Ryan delivered a pep ...

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Whole Foods keeps signaling the death of the brand as we know it - Business Insider

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 4:36pm

Business Insider

Whole Foods keeps signaling the death of the brand as we know it
Business Insider
Since then, executives have made numerous comments hinting at future disruption, including private label groceries and big changes to stores. CEO John Mackey says he will start prioritizing customers over workers — a huge departure from the previous ...
Next for Amazon: more food companies or a clothing brand, analysts sayCNBC
Whole Foods Employees Must Be Shitting Their Pants Right NowGizmodo
Business as usual—for now—for Sprouts-Amazon dealSupermarket News
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As the legislative clock ticks, Ryan launches push to pass sweeping tax overhaul - Los Angeles Times

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 3:07pm

Los Angeles Times

As the legislative clock ticks, Ryan launches push to pass sweeping tax overhaul
Los Angeles Times
House Speaker Paul D. Ryan launched a major push Tuesday to overhaul the tax code this year — including massive cuts — but Republicans in Congress and the White House are running out of time as they continue to battle over the details. With the year ...
New border adjustment tax would amount to a $5 trillion tax hike on consumersThe Hill (blog)
Paul Ryan: Border Adjustment Tax Not 'Dead,' But Not Going to Pass as IsU.S. News & World Report
Ryan takes on allies over permanent tax reformPolitico
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Amazon Has at Least One Fed Official Rethinking Inflation - Bloomberg

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 2:26pm

Bloomberg

Amazon Has at Least One Fed Official Rethinking Inflation
Bloomberg
News that rocked the retail world last week is coming at just the wrong time for U.S. central bankers already puzzling over why inflation is conspicuously absent. The most important business stories of the day. Get Bloomberg's daily newsletter. Sign Up.
Big mergers could put Fed on hold for more rate hikes, Evans saysCNBC
Fed's Evans suggests his support for another rate hike is no slam dunkMarketWatch
Forexlive Americas FX news wrap: GBP the weakest. Fed's Evans/Kaplan nervous about inflationForexLive
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Extreme heat forecast in Phoenix calls for flight cancellations - New York Daily News

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 1:58pm

New York Daily News

Extreme heat forecast in Phoenix calls for flight cancellations
New York Daily News
Hot air is less dense than cool air, which means planes need more speed to lift off during takeoff. (Matt York/AP). BY Megan Cerullo. NEW YORK DAILY NEWS. Tuesday, June 20, 2017, 1:49 PM. It's too hot to fly in the Southwest. The extreme heat forecast ...
Nearly 50 flights canceled Tuesday as Phoenix nears 120-degree dayAZCentral.com

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Uber adds option to tip drivers as it heads in new direction - Washington Post

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 1:09pm

Washington Post

Uber adds option to tip drivers as it heads in new direction
Washington Post
SAN FRANCISCO — Uber is enabling passengers to tip its U.S. drivers with a tap on its ride-hailing app for the first time, part of a push to recast itself as a company with a conscience and a heart. Besides the built-in tipping option announced ...
Uber adds tipping for driversCNBC
Uber Rolls Out In-App Tipping In Seattle, Houston, And MinneapolisBuzzFeed News
Uber adds tippingTechCrunch
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Tesla's China Plan Bolsters Prospects in Biggest Market for EVs - Bloomberg

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 11:53am

Bloomberg

Tesla's China Plan Bolsters Prospects in Biggest Market for EVs
Bloomberg
Elon Musk has the kind of problem his fellow executives in Silicon Valley and Detroit would love to have: Demand for Tesla Inc.'s electric cars is booming in China and its California factory is “ bursting at the seams.” Now he may have the kind of ...
Tesla reportedly nears agreement to build a vehicle factory in ChinaTechCrunch
Tesla shares rise on report the company is close to setting up shop in ChinaCNBC
Tesla Inc (TSLA) Stock Tacks on Another Bullish Driver: ChinaInvestorplace.com
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Amazon Will Let Customers Try On Clothes Before Buying - New York Times

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 11:19am

New York Times

Amazon Will Let Customers Try On Clothes Before Buying
New York Times
The chief executive of Amazon, Jeff Bezos. The retailer's new try-on clothing service will be available only to members of Amazon Prime. Credit Matthew Ryan Williams for The New York Times. SEATTLE — For many people, buying clothing online is not ...

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What US airlines should learn from the world's best carriers - CNN

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 10:55am

CNN

What US airlines should learn from the world's best carriers
CNN
(CNN) — When the annual Skytrax ranking of the world's best airlines were released on Tuesday, there were, to no one's surprise, no US carriers among the top. Try as they might, airlines in the United States have been mostly absent from the Skytrax ...
Travelers Say EVA's Business Amenities Best, Cabins CleanestPR Newswire (press release)
Qatar Airways, Air Canada Shine at 2017 Skytrax AwardsTravelPulse
AirAsia named ''World''s Best Low-Cost Airline 2017'', the 9th year in a rowThe Star Online
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Signal Problems, Again, Turn Subway Commute Into Nightmare - NBC New York

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 10:51am

NBC New York

Signal Problems, Again, Turn Subway Commute Into Nightmare
NBC New York
Commuters trying to escape stopped trains prompted an MTA warning Tuesday, as signal disruptions crippled the morning commute for New Yorkers yet again. Andrew Siff reports. (Published 6 hours ago) ...
When the Job Is One Never-Ending Signal MalfunctionNew York Times
Impatient Rider Leaps From Stalled Subway to Walk on TracksU.S. News & World Report
Herald Square signal problems lead to another messy subway commuteWABC-TV
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Exxon, BP support Republican elders' climate proposal - Reuters

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 10:40am

GMA News

Exxon, BP support Republican elders' climate proposal
Reuters
BOSTON, June 20 Major oil companies like Exxon Mobil and BP Plc have thrown their support behind a carbon tax plan proposed by a group of elder Republican statesmen, according to an advertisement published in the Wall Street Journal on Tuesday.
Oil giants back carbon tax proposalThe Hill
Exxon, Shell, and BP support a Republican plan to do something about climate changeThinkProgress
ExxonMobil and Stephen Hawking Just Agreed to the Same Climate FixBloomberg
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Slumping Oil Prices Rein in Stock Indexes - U.S. News & World Report

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 10:11am

U.S. News & World Report

Slumping Oil Prices Rein in Stock Indexes
U.S. News & World Report
The price of oil slumped to its lowest level of the year on Tuesday and helped to restrain U.S. stock indexes, which set records a day earlier. June 20, 2017, at 10:46 a.m.. MORE. LinkedIn · StumbleUpon · Google +; Cancel. Slumping Oil Prices Rein in ...
US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St opens lower as fall in oil weighsReuters
Wall St. Set to Open Flat as Fall in Oil Prices WeighNew York Times
Stocks open slightly lower as oil prices tumbleMarketWatch
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Amazon Prime Wardrobe lets you try on and return clothes free - TechCrunch

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 9:52am

TechCrunch

Amazon Prime Wardrobe lets you try on and return clothes free
TechCrunch
Amazon's latest perk for Prime members could make us more stylish by letting us buy everything that catches our eye and return what doesn't fit. Today Amazon revealed Amazon Prime Wardobe, which is currently in beta, but you can sign up to be notified ...
Amazon's New Market: ClothesU.S. News & World Report
Amazon's new 'Prime Wardrobe' shopping service is Trunk Club with a twistGeekWire
News Bites | Amazon Launches Prime Wardrobe ServiceThe Business of Fashion
The Glen Rose Reporter
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In a First, Ford to Import Focus Small Car From China - U.S. News & World Report

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 9:41am

U.S. News & World Report

In a First, Ford to Import Focus Small Car From China
U.S. News & World Report
FILE - In this Jan. 12, 2015, file photo, Ford vehicles sit on the lot at a car dealership, in Brandon, Fla. Ford Motor Co. will export vehicles from China to the U.S. for the first time starting in 2019, announced Tuesday, June 20, 2017. Ford will ...
Ford to export Focus car from China to US in 2019Reuters
Ford to Save $1 Billion Building Focus in China Instead of MexicoBloomberg
Ford to invest $900 million in Kentucky plant, add 1000 jobsCNBC
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Apple Ups The Ante Against Qualcomm - Forbes

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 9:15am

Forbes

Apple Ups The Ante Against Qualcomm
Forbes
A few weeks ago I had written an article on these pages about how Qualcomm is digging itself into a deeper hole in its legal battle against Apple and that they would be far better off not digging any deeper. This morning, according to a court filing ...
Apple Alleges 'Mounting Evidence' Against Qualcomm's BusinessBloomberg
Apple seeks to void patent claims, fees in Qualcomm disputeSan Francisco Chronicle
Apple points to recent Supreme Court decision to buoy its lawsuit against QualcommThe San Diego Union-Tribune
Axios -AppleInsider (press release) (blog) -9to5Mac -Financial Times
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North Korea used drugs to torture and kill Otto Warmbier: Col. Shaffer - Fox Business

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 9:04am

Los Angeles Times

North Korea used drugs to torture and kill Otto Warmbier: Col. Shaffer
Fox Business
Lt. Col. Tony Shaffer, of the London Center for Policy Research, on the death of Otto Warmbier after his return from North Korea. Lt. Col. Tony Shaffer believes North Korea's repeated use of drugs killed American student Otto Warmbier. Continue Reading ...
Trump calls North Korea 'brutal' after US student's deathSFGate
Otto Warmbier Dies Days After Being Released From North KoreaNewburgh Gazette
US student freed by North Korea in a coma dies at 22AppsforPCdaily
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About 57 million Americans have no emergency savings - CNBC

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 8:15am

CNBC

About 57 million Americans have no emergency savings
CNBC
The percentage of those lacking an emergency fund is down to 24 percent this year, according Bankrate.com. However, 32 percent of those ages 53 to 62 said they had zero dollars saved, more than any other age group. Jessica Dickler | @jdickler.

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