BA parent company reveals plans to buy 200 Boeing 737 Max jets

The parent company of British Airways has announced plans to buy 200 Boeing 737 Max aircraft, despite safety fears surrounding the grounded model after two crashes.

2019-06-19 00:29

MTV's 'Most Meme-Able Moment' Honors Internet Culture—Barely

Colton Underwood jumping over a fence. That, according to the MTV Movie & TV Awards, was the past year's Most Meme-Able Moment. Don't remember that one? You're not...

2019-06-19 00:29

Economy|Global Economic Growth Is Already Slowing. The U.S. Trade War Is Making It Worse.

WASHINGTON — President Trump’s trade war is chilling business investment, confidence and trade flows across the world, a development that foreign leaders and...

2019-06-19 00:21

Rate cuts won't boost the stock market, UBS says: 'The Fed put is dead'

The move is part of a larger trend that saw the survey's 179 participants move away from risk and toward positions that reflect fear of a coming economic slowdown spurred by a...

2019-06-19 00:21

Charitable giving by individual Americans drops in 2018

NEW YORK (AP) - Charitable giving by individual Americans in 2018 suffered its biggest drop since the Great Recession of 2008-09, in part because of Republican-backed...

2019-06-19 00:06

Boeing lands first 737 Max jet order since deadly crashes

Boeing said it’s the first sale of the jet since the crash of an Ethiopian Airlines 737 Max in March. Another 737 Max crashed in Indonesia last year, and the planes...

2019-06-19 00:06

Brazil court accepts Odebrecht bankruptcy protection filing

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - A Brazilian court says it has accepted a petition from construction giant Odebrecht to undergo bankruptcy protection while it restructures its debts.

2019-06-19 00:06

Google puts up $1 billion to fight housing crisis in its Bay Area backyard

Google, some of whose employees must stretch to buy a home in the Bay Area, said Tuesday it will make a major investment to combat a housing crisis in its backyard.

2019-06-19 00:06

Fidelity blocks investors from buying Woodford Income Focus Fund

Fidelity has banned its customers from putting new money into a second Woodford fund, dealing another blow to the star fund manager whose reputation has been tarnished...

2019-06-18 23:51

Shocking truth: CTOs don't trust the government to help in the event of a cyberattack

In a CNBC survey of chief technology officers, a majority of those who responded said they doubted the U.S. government would be able to help them in the event of...

2019-06-18 22:23

Donald Trump attacks ECB for 'currency manipulation'

Donald Trump has accused the European Central Bank (ECB) of unfairly manipulating the euro, further raising the stakes for Washington in its trade and diplomatic...

2019-06-18 21:54

Health care stocks do well when the Fed cuts interest rates

The move is part of a larger trend that saw the survey's 179 participants move away from risk and toward positions that reflect fear of a coming economic slowdown spurred by a...

2019-06-18 21:38

French government unveils 'tough' reform of jobless benefits

The planned changes extend the period people will have had to work to be entitled to unemployment benefits and reduces the amount wealthier workers can receive after...

2019-06-18 20:53

The Latest: Facebook plans its own crypto currency

Facebook is unveiling plans to create a new digital currency similar to Bitcoin for global use, one that could drive more e-commerce on its services and boost ads...

2019-06-18 20:53

US home construction slips 0.9% in May

WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. home construction slipped a bit in May as a sharp drop in single-family construction was only partially offset by a rise in apartment building.

2019-06-18 20:53

Trump Lashes Out at ECB After Euro Drops on Promise of Central Bank Stimulus

European Central Bank President Mario Draghi’s signal that the bank would likely roll out a monetary stimulus package this summer sent the euro lower and President...

2019-06-18 20:53

TerraCycle CEO Tom Szaky Interview: Solving Garbage Crisis at Its Root

The program, named Loop, aims to solve the waste problem at its root cause—by eliminating the disposable packaging that comes with most of the things we buy at...

2019-06-18 20:32

Netflix is doing something it's never done before, and that could signal a huge move

On Monday, shares of the streaming video giant gained more than 3% after William Blair analyst Ralph Schackart reiterated a bullish note saying the stock can rise...

2019-06-18 20:24

Since 2009 this is how Dow, S&P have trended in second half of June. Now the Fed decision looms

The Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500 have trended negatively in the second half of June during the past decade. The seasonal slump for stocks puts even more...

2019-06-18 20:24

Recession Fears Grow in Europe and E.C.B. Signals Increase in Stimulus

Mario Draghi, president of the European Central Bank, said the eurozone economy will require additional stimulus unless the situation improves.CreditCreditJohn Thys/Agence...

2019-06-18 20:17

BonBon Candy Store’s 3 Swedish Owners Discuss Their Love of Licorice

A special bin section is dedicated to black licorice, simply known as licorice in Sweden (waxy, plastic-y “red licorice” doesn’t exist), that might be sweet,...

2019-06-18 19:03

European Central Bank ready to use more stimulus if needed

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) - The European Central Bank stands ready to cut interest rates and could re-start its bond purchase stimulus program if needed to help the...

2019-06-18 18:04

Ex-rival backs Boris Johnson in UK leadership race

Andrea Leadsom, an ardent backer of Britain’s exit from the European Union, told LBC Radio that she’s backing Johnson, because “I think he will be a very good...

2019-06-18 16:58

Need New Running Sneakers Or Workout Shorts? Save Up To 40 Percent For A Limited Time

As the weather starts to get nicer, it’s the perfect time of year to spend more time outside; whether that means hiking, running, backpacking, or even just going...

2019-06-18 15:31

‘We Build The Wall’ Donors Demand Answers After Months Of No Construction

A “We Build The Wall” GoFundMe campaign quickly raised $22 million in online donations, but months after its launch and still no construction, donors are beginning...

2019-06-18 15:31