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Boeing wants to pay families of MAX 737 crash victims $144,500 each

Boeing wants to pay families of MAX 737 crash victims $144,500 each

4 minutes ago   |   RT

The world's biggest plane-maker Boeing announced on Monday it will begin to pay $50 million in financial assistance to the families of more than 300 victims of the two 737 Max...
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It's ‘Dictator Day' at the U.N. - with Trump in the middle

It's ‘Dictator Day' at the U.N. - with Trump in the middle

8 minutes ago   |   Politico

President Donald Trump kicks off the main session of the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday alongside a rogue's gallery of dictators, populist lectern-bangers and...
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Westgate offering SuperContest REBOOT, PropKnight contests

9 hours ago   |   Review Journal

The $500-entry SuperContest Reboot is for NFL Weeks 9-17 and the $100-entry PropKnight contest requires entrants to pick over or under on 30 Knights' player props.
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Facebook acquired a brain-computing startup for more than $500 million

Facebook acquired a brain-computing startup for more than $500 million

9 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Facebook has acquired the maker of an electronic wristband that it says will allow people to share photos on its social network and control their digital devices just by using...
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First 500 people to ride Cincinnati's SkyStar Thursday to receive free 'Thank you, Marty' T-shirt

First 500 people to ride Cincinnati's SkyStar Thursday to receive free 'Thank you, Marty' T-shirt

9 hours ago   |   WLWT

Longtime Cincinnati Reds broadcaster Marty Brennaman's final game broadcast will be on Thursday and Cincinnati's SkyStar observation wheel plans to celebrate his career in a...
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Boeing to pay nearly $145K to families of victims killed in crashes over Ethiopia and Indonesia

10 hours ago   |   NY Daily News

Families who lost loved ones in a pair of Boeing plane crashes in late 2018 and early 2019 will be compensated with $144,500 each. The payout announced Monday pertains to an...
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To Protect Against Cyber Attacks, Companies Need to Address Data Manipulation. Here's How

11 hours ago   |   Fortune

In 2017, Konrads Voits hacked the IT system of the Washtenaw County Jail in Michigan. A friend was serving a sentence there, so Voits digitally altered the county's electronic...
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How One Billionaire Is Trying to Fight Parkinson's Through Competition: Brainstorm Health

11 hours ago   |   Fortune

Happy Monday, readers. I hope you had a wonderful weekend. This morning, Fortune published an exclusive first look into a joint effort by Ken Griffin, the billionaire founder...
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Asia's Power Businesswomen 2019: Cofounder Tan Hooi Ling Steers Grab Into New Markets

11 hours ago   |   Forbes

Tan aims to put fresh capital into strengthening Grab's foothold in the $25 billion market for on-demand transport, and capture part of the $500 billion payments market in Asia.
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Asia's Power Businesswomen 2019: How VietJet's Nguyen Thi Phuong Thao Made History By Starting And Running Her Own Airline

11 hours ago   |   Forbes

From just a handful of domestic routes when it launched, Vietjet has slowly expanded to 80 aircraft servicing 120 destinations. “Our strategy is to expand to any regional...
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Woman says she was smashed in face over incorrect McDonalds' food order

Woman says she was smashed in face over incorrect McDonalds' food order

She is scheduled surgery for her broken nose and shattered cheekbone. Read more ...

6.0-magnitude earthquake shakes Puerto Rico

6.0-magnitude earthquake shakes Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - A 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck near Puerto Rico late Monday, rousing and scaring many from their sleep in the U.S. territory. The U.S. Geological... Read more ...

Recall expanded for blood pressure medication over possible cancer risk

Recall expanded for blood pressure medication over possible cancer risk

Check to see if your medication has been recalled. Read more ...

Google has just been told it doesn't have to apply 'right to be forgotten'...

Google has just been told it doesn't have to apply 'right to be forgotten' globally

Europe's highest court sided with Google in a landmark case on Tuesday, ruling that the tech giant does not have to apply the "right to be forgotten" policy globally. The... Read more ...

'How dare you': 16-year-old climate activist delivers striking message to...

'How dare you': 16-year-old climate activist delivers striking message to leaders at UN

"We will not let you get away with this," Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg said. Read more ...

Fort Riley soldier arrested by FBI for allegedly planning to bomb news...

Fort Riley soldier arrested by FBI for allegedly planning to bomb news network, politician

If convicted, Smith could face up to 20 years in federal prison and a fine of up to $250,000. Read more ...

Police: Transgender woman's shooting being treated as hate crime

Police: Transgender woman's shooting being treated as hate crime

Police are treating the shooting of a transgender woman as a hate crime, saying the suspect in the attack shouted transphobic slurs before shooting the victim. Read more ...

NHL teams aim to fill arenas, drawing fans away from screens

NHL teams aim to fill arenas, drawing fans away from screens

DETROIT - Detroit Red Wings season-ticket holder Matt Larson pays about $74 for two of the cheapest seats in Little Caesars Arena. The 32-year-old fan gets a pair of high top... Read more ...

1 in 2 million: Rare blue lobster caught off Maine coast

1 in 2 million: Rare blue lobster caught off Maine coast

A Maine lobsterman made a 1 in 2 million find when he recently netted a rare blue lobster. Read more ...

New York police investigating thefts of jewelry worth over $350,000 from...

New York police investigating thefts of jewelry worth over $350,000 from Trump Tower

The New York Police Department is investigating thefts of jewelry valued at over $350,000 from Manhattan's Trump Tower. Read more ...