Archive for May 5th, 2017

The U.S. hotel industry plans to step up a lobbying and public relations attack on Expedia Inc. and Priceline Group Inc., hoping to convince consumers and members of the Trump administration that the travel-booking giants are monopolistic.

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Warren Buffett told CNBC he was "wrong" on IBM and "revalued it somewhat downward."

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Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau told the leader of timber-rich British Columbia that he would consider her request to ban thermal coal shipments in retaliation for new U.S. tariffs on softwood slumber.

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Meet the mysterious 35-year-old In-N-Out heiress who just became one of the youngest billionaires in AmericaThirty-five-year-old Lynsi Snyder just gained full control of one of the most popular burger…

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Trump indicated where he stands on medical marijuana for the first time since he took officePresident Donald Trump issued his first statement on medical marijuana since he took office…

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Insurance premiums for people with pre-existing conditions could increase by hundreds of thousands of dollars if the American Health Care Act, which passed the House Thursday, becomes law in its current form.

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Episode IX' 'started over' after Carrie Fisher’s death, says Kathleen KennedyIn late 2016, the “Star Wars” universe (and the world) lost one of the greats with Carrie…

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<p>The S&amp;P 500 and the Nasdaq composite indexes closed at record highs Friday as traders looked ahead to a key European election.</p><p></p>

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There's a good reason 20 Republicans voted against the GOP healthcare billThe American Health Care Act squeaked by the House on Thursday, passing with a vote of 217 to 213…

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The best sign that the economy has reached full employment would be if wage gains returned to pre-recession norms. So far, they haven’t.

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The unemployment rate dropped to 4.

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<p>Despite the nearly decade-long period of growth, there have been signs the American middle class is being left behind.&nbsp;</p>

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Delta apologizes for forcing family off flightDelta Air Lines Inc (DAL.N) said in a statement it was “sorry for the unfortunate experience,” a day after Brian and Brittany Schear posted a video online showing them being told to leave a flight or be arrested during a dispute over a seat they had bought for their teenage son. “Delta’s goal is to always work with customers in an attempt to find solutions to their travel issues. The apology came the same day members of a U.S. Senate committee held a hearing on the industry’s customer service failures and issued harsh criticism of airline fees, disputes with passengers and the lack of competition in the heavily consolidated sector.

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Delta apologizes for forcing family off flightDelta Air Lines Inc said in a statement it was “sorry for the unfortunate experience,” a day after Brian and Brittany Schear posted a video online showing them being told to leave a flight or be arrested during a dispute over a seat they had bought for their teenage son. “Delta’s goal is to always work with customers in an attempt to find solutions to their travel issues. The apology came the same day members of a U.S. Senate committee held a hearing on the industry’s customer service failures and issued harsh criticism of airline fees, disputes with passengers and the lack of competition in the heavily consolidated sector.

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Here's why Congress exempted itself from the new healthcare billLast week, Vox dug into the Republican healthcare bill and found a provision that would exempt…

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