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‘Biking Queens’ from India visit Moscow as part of mega trip

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Female bikers from India made a short stop in Moscow as part of their 25,000km trip across three continents, during which the motorcycle enthusiasts hope to promote “women’s pride” and empowerment. The Indian biking trio, led by doctor and activist Sarika Mehta, crossed into Russia after riding the desert roads of Central Asia, and made Read More

Ryanair Irish pilot union to decide on strike ballot next week

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FILE PHOTO: Passengers disembark a Ryanair flight at Dublin International Airport in Dublin, Ireland. Aug 23, 2018. REUTERS/Hannah McKay DUBLIN (Reuters) – Members of Ryanair’s Irish pilot union are to decide next week whether to join British colleagues in holding a ballot on strike action, according to a memo distributed to members. Ryanair pilots in Read More

Wall Street falls as Fed signals smaller rate cut

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Wall Street’s main indexes fell on Friday following a report that the Federal Reserve plans to cut interest rates by only a quarter-percentage point at the end of the month. Traders walk on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., July 16, 2019. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Read More

Wall St. slightly higher on Microsoft results, rate cut hopes

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(Reuters) – Wall Street’s main indexes edged higher on Friday after solid results from technology giant Microsoft added to an upbeat mood following hints from a top Federal Reserve official that a U.S. interest rate cut could be imminent. Traders walk on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., Read More

WATCH: Terrifying footage from INSIDE Boeing 737 shows plane plow into ocean

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The shaky footage was filmed by an alarmed aircraft maintenance engineer on his iPhone as a plane plunged into the Pacific Ocean on September 28, 2018. One passenger was killed in the crash. Incredibly, 12 crew members and 34 passengers survived the Air Niugini Boeing 737 smash, although six were seriously injured. Papua New Guinea’s Read More

Wall St. rises on Microsoft’s beat, rate cut euphoria

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(Reuters) – U.S. stock indexes advanced on Friday as solid results from Microsoft lifted technology stocks and added to an upbeat mood following signs from New York Fed President John Williams that the central bank would lower interest rates this month. Traders walk on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New Read More

Grounding of 737 MAX after two deadly crashes will cost Boeing $5 billion to date

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The world’s biggest plane-maker Boeing said company revenue will take a $4.9 billion hit in the second quarter due to the worldwide grounding of its 737 MAX jets after two fatal crashes. That will be the biggest quarterly loss in Boeing’s history when it reports its financial results next week. According to the company, lost Read More

Boeing execs could face lengthy prison terms over MAX crashes, attorney tells Boom Bust

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Hearings on aviation safety in the aftermath of two deadly Boeing 737 MAX crashes were held this week by the US House of Representatives panel. They included testimonies from families of the victims. International Regulatory Attorney Myles Edwards joins RT’s Boom Bust to talk about the latest developments in the Boeing crashes case. “I look Read More

Trump meets with airline CEOs over Qatar subsidy accusations

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump met on Thursday with the chief executives of major American airlines to discuss their accusations that subsidies by Qatar and United Arab Emirates are costing jobs in the United States. FILE PHOTO: A Qatar Airways Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner airplane is pictured at Leonardo da Vinci-Fiumicino Airport in Rome, Read More

Boeing takes $4.9 billion charge for prolonged grounding of 737 MAX planes

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SEATTLE (Reuters) – Boeing Co (BA.N) said on Thursday it would take an after-tax charge of $4.9 billion in the second quarter on estimated disruptions from the prolonged grounding of its lucrative 737 MAX passenger planes after two deadly crashes. FILE PHOTO: The company logo for Boeing is displayed on a screen on the floor Read More