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Fortune

Quit Hating On United Airlines
Fortune
It has been a rough few weeks for United Airlines, as the company probably wishes nothing more than to erase its recent mishaps, including the latest one involving questions over the death of a giant rabbit aboard one of their flights. This comes as ...
United Blunder Prompts Airlines to Throw Cash at Their ProblemsBloomberg
How much did United pay Dr. Dao?CNN
You're not going to get $10000 for your airline seat, but strategy can helpChicago Tribune
Metro -United - Newsroom
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Scottish Daily Record

Drinking duty-free booze on flights 'should be made criminal offence', demands airlines
Scottish Daily Record
Airlines UK, which represents British Airways, EasyJet and Virgin Atlantic, said the law would help reduce the number of 'air rage' incidents at airports. Share; Comments. ByRecord Reporter. 11:30, 29 APR 2017. News. Share; Comments. Get daily updates ...
Drinking booze you have bought in duty free on your flight should be made CRIMINAL OFFENCE, demand airlinesThe Sun
'Criminalise drinking duty-free booze on jets'Sky News

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The Guardian

Plans for British spaceports 'in danger of being grounded by poor legislation'
The Guardian
An artist's impression of a UK spaceport. The commercial spaceflight market is estimated to be worth £25bn a year. Photograph: UK Space Agency/PA Wire. Space. Plans for British spaceports 'in danger of being grounded by poor legislation'. Bill could ...

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Eagle Radio

Pioneering Spirit : World's largest vessel sets record after 24000-tonne oil platform lift
Eagle Radio
The largest vessel on the planet has successfully carried out the world's biggest lift at sea, plucking a 24,000-tonne oil rig platform from the North Sea. The mammoth engineering task was carried out as part of the first phase of decommissioning one ...

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Forbes

Land And Air Travel Aren't Enough For Elon Musk. He's Going Underground
Forbes
Elon Musk revealed what he has in mind for his new Boring Company at the TED conference in Vancouver on Friday: a vast underground transportation network beneath crowded cities to complement his electric Tesla vehicles and SpaceX rockets.
Elon Musk's 'Boring' Tunnel System Speeds Cars Along at 130 MPHEntrepreneur
No drab idea: Elon Musk's Boring Company aims to fight trafficMarketWatch
Video Shows Elon Musk's 'Boring' Tunnel VisionPCMag
BuzzFeed News -Silicon Valley Business Journal -Recode -Motley Fool
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Telegraph.co.uk

Break housebuilders' dominance to fix 'broken market', MPs urge
Telegraph.co.uk
A pair of damning reports by MPs have slammed the Government's efforts to build new homes, saying they lacked "urgency and ambition", while urging the break-up of "dominant" housebuilders. A report by the Committee of Public Accounts said that the ...
MPs urge Govt to loosen big developers' grip on marketDaily Mail
More small housebuilders needed to fix UK's "broken" market -reportNasdaq

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Reuters UK

FTSE in biggest one-month fall since November
Reuters UK
A man walks through the lobby of the London Stock Exchange in London, Britain August 25, 2015. REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett. By Kit Rees and Helen Reid | LONDON. LONDON Britain's top share index dipped on Friday as disappointing results weighed on ...
FTSE 100 finishes lower ahead of Bank Holiday weekendProactive Investors UK
London close: FTSE lower as UK, US growth in Q1 disappoints, sterling upDIGITALLOOK
Barclays weighs on FTSE 100 as Britain's economic growth slows to 0.3pcTelegraph.co.uk
BBC News -MarketWatch
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Eagle Radio

Just a week left to spend your old paper five pound notes
Eagle Radio
If you have any of the old five pound notes - under the mattress, perhaps, or down the back of the sofa - then spend them quickly. Because next Friday, 5 May, is the last day on which the paper notes will be legal tender. After then, shops will be able ...

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NPR

GDP Grew Just 0.7 Percent In First Quarter Of 2017
NPR
The U.S. economy grew by just 0.7 percent in the first quarter of this year, according to the latest report from the Commerce Department. That's below market expectations, and indicates the economy grew at the slowest pace in three years. Weak auto ...

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Reuters UK

Frugal US consumers seen holding back first-quarter GDP
Reuters UK
WASHINGTON The U.S. economy likely hit a soft patch in the first quarter as an unseasonably warm winter and rising inflation weighed on consumer spending, in a potential setback to President Donald Trump's promise to boost growth. Reduced business ...
UK economy grows by 0.3% as service sector slowsBBC News
U.S. Economy Expands at Slowest Pace in Three YearsBloomberg
US Economic Growth Slips to Its Slowest in 3 Years on Weak Consumer SpendingFortune
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