EasyJet Set to Order GE-Safran Engines

The Wall Street Journal - 1 hour 11 min ago
Europe's second-largest discount carrier is poised to order engines from a General Electric Co. and Safran SA partnership to power 100 Airbus Group NV A320neo single-aisle planes, said two people familiar with the talks.
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Big week ahead: Lots of earnings, fresh data

USA Today - 1 hour 40 min ago

A direction-seeking Wall Street will be pricing in a slew of fresh readings on the economy.

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Ask Matt: Will LeBron's return help local stocks?

USA Today - 1 hour 40 min ago

LeBron's return to the Cleveland isn't necesssarily a boon for Cleveland-based stocks

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Having An Affair Will Cost You This Much - 1 hour 44 min ago
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These 5 home renovations may be bad investments

USA Today - 2 hours 15 min ago

A handful of renovations are more trouble than they're worth.

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China's financial news magazine says celebrity TV reporter taken away by prosecutors

Fox Business - 2 hours 28 min ago
A Chinese financial magazine says a top business reporter for the state broadcaster has been taken away by prosecutors, less than two months after his boss was detained on suspicion of taking bribes.
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Acquisition talks show Reynolds' taste for menthol

Reuters - 2 hours 37 min ago
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The enduring popularity of menthol may be a big motivator behind Reynolds American Inc's interest in buying smaller rival Lorillard Inc , which has the best-selling U.S. cigarette brand with the additive.
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6 Rules to Live by When Starting a Subscription Business

Mashable - 2 hours 42 min ago

Alex Zhardanovsky is an evangelist for subscription-based businesses, as he co-founded, an online service that ships kibble and pet toys to consumers' doors. Just three years after its debut, the company is expected to pull in $50 million in sales in 2014.

But as gung ho as he is, Zhardanovsky sees that this model isn't for everyone.

He dismissed an idea that someone pitched him recently for a subscription-based sock-of-the-month club, for instance, saying, "How many pairs of socks does a guy really need? Once I get a few months’ worth, I'll cancel, and that’s not a good subscription model." Read more...

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Someone is beating Apple at its own game

USA Today - 2 hours 43 min ago

Keep your eye on Xiaomi.

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Countries spending the most on the military

USA Today - 3 hours 1 min ago

In amounts of money spent, one country is far above the rest in military spending.

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Theme park CEO: Job is about making memories

USA Today - 3 hours 28 min ago

Matt Ouimet: "We're thinking about people who aren't coaster riders."

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Go Ahead: Steal Stuff from Your Competitors

Forbes - 3 hours 42 min ago
you are no dumber or smarter than any of your competitors; they can teach you a lot about your marketing opportunities if you pay attention. Copying Other people’s marketing ideas is fair game, as long as you gain insights into how they work, and how well they work, by closely monitoring their activity in the marketplace. This is particularly important if you are strapped for marketing research dollars. There is a lot to learn from what your better-heeled competitors are doing, and what they are not doing.
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Boomers won't be unloading their stocks

USA Today - 3 hours 45 min ago

Baby Boomers are hesitant to relinquish stocks as retirement draws closer.

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Next Round: Summer is the time for saison

USA Today - 3 hours 58 min ago

This summer is a good time to become familiar with saisons, often called farmhouse ales.

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Do you need flood insurance?

USA Today - 3 hours 58 min ago

Flood damage isn't covered under most homeowners' policies.

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Tracy Morgan sues Wal-Mart for crash that killed 1 - 4 hours 34 min ago
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - Tracy Morgan has sued Wal-Mart over last month's highway crash that seriously injured him and killed a fellow comedian.
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Just Cool Cars: 'Asphalt Animal' lives up to name

USA Today - 4 hours 40 min ago

A 1955 Chevrolet Bel Air is transformed into a chromed, 650-horsepower monster.

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In World Cup Of Education, Brazil Is Bad, But Argentina Is Worse

Forbes - 4 hours 48 min ago
Where do each of the eight quarterfinalists in this year’s World Cup rank in education?
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