Economy

The switch to larger jets for many destinations is meant to show that United has a superior product while making it more competitive with domestic rivals. Despite this, Munoz says that first-quarter earnings beat analysts exceptions, and gives the airline "confidence about the foundation" its building.
  • Bill lets Indiana governor, not voters, pick schools chief

    Economy

    The Indiana House has failed to advance a proposal that would have banned local governments from regulating short-term rentals like Airbnb, likely imperiling the measure for the session. But Rep. Melanie Wright (R-Yorktown) says she's concerned about taking away Hoosiers' vote. The bill will change the title of the position to Indiana Secretary of Education.
  • US Republican vows 'all hands on deck' in Georgia congressional runoff

    US Republican vows 'all hands on deck' in Georgia congressional runoff

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    A voter leaves a polling site after casting a ballot in a special election in Marietta, Ga., Tuesday, April 18, 2017. Trump took to Twitter urging Republicans to cast ballots late Tuesday. "It is now Hollywood vs. Georgia on June 20th", Trump wrote, alluding to celebrity donations that came in for Ossoff. -For some reason, Sean Hannity got behind Amy Kremer, whose campaign went so well I forgot she was in the race until this evening-as did the voters of the 6th district.
  • Pence Reaffirms US-Japan Alliance Amid North Korea Provocations

    Economy

    At the same time , he hinted that a free trade deal was still in the cards between the two countries. "I think what the president is concerned about, what countries that we've visited are concerned about are the reckless and irresponsible actions of the regime in pyongyang ", Pence answered.
  • Trump vows to back US dairy farmers in Canada trade spat

    Trump vows to back US dairy farmers in Canada trade spat

    Economy

    Ball recently partnered with Ben Brancel, secretary of Wisconsin's Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection, to urge the U.S. Department of Agriculture to assist dairy producers in their respective states that have been negatively affected by Canada's trade actions.
  • Exxon Mobil plans $10B petrochemical plant near Texas coast

    Economy

    If built, the project would create 600 full-time jobs, 3,500 indirect jobs and support thousands more jobs during the construction phase. With site selection completed, ExxonMobil and SABIC will now apply for the necessary air and wastewater permits from the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.
  • Are Traders Stacks up now on Rockwell Collins, Inc. (COL)

    Economy

    On 10/31/2016 Rockwell Collins announced a quarterly dividend of $0.33 1.6% with an ex dividend date of 11/9/2016 which will be payable on 12/5/2016. LLC now owns 1,408 shares of the aerospace company's stock valued at $119,000 after buying an additional 486 shares in the last quarter.
  • Amber Heard 'planning to Wednesday Elon Musk'

    Amber Heard 'planning to Wednesday Elon Musk'

    Economy

    The pair never met on the set of Robert Rodriguez's film, but the New York Post's gossip column Page Six obtained emails allegedly sent by Elon to the director and other acquaintances of Amber's in a bid to meet her. Prior to this, there were murmurs of a romance but it was never fully confirmed. This is not to say that the two aren't becoming more serious. Ambert and Musk's romance was introduced to the public last August 2016 after they were spotted out together on several occasions ...
  • EBay Stock Tumbling After Latest Earnings

    EBay Stock Tumbling After Latest Earnings

    Economy

    Shares of eCommerce giant eBay (EBAY) were falling by 1.79% to $33.25 in after-hours trading on Wednesday afternoon, following the release of its 2017 first quarter earnings results. First quarter results declined year over year. On average, equities analysts expect that eBay Inc will post $2.01 earnings per share for the current year.
  • Here's Amazon's full statement on its entry into Australia

    Here's Amazon's full statement on its entry into Australia

    Economy

    While Australians have been able to buy from Amazon since 2012, its offerings haven't been as fleshed out as what it is in its U.S. roots, but with the company now confirming it is actively searching for larger fulfillment and distribution center in Australia, it's the first step to launching its full range of services here, including Amazon Marketplace, Amazon Prime and eventually its grocery arms Amazon Fresh and Amazon Pantry.