Prime Day marks biggest shopping event for Amazon

Amazon continues to roll This year’s Amazon Prime Day was the biggest shopping event in the history of Amazon. Sales on the day eclipsed that of Cyber Monday, Black Friday, and other major shopping days. According to the company, Amazon Prime members purchased over 100 million products. Items varied but popular sales included video games, […]
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JetBlue Founder David Neeleman Starting a New Airl...

The founder of JetBlue Airways, David Neeleman, bought 60 Airbus A2220-300 commercial jets and is starting a new airline. The 60 planes cost him $5.4 billion and Neeleman plans on launching the airline by 2021. Neeleman issued the following statement: “After years of U.S. airline consolidation, the conditions are improving for a new generation of […]
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European Commission fines Google $5 billion

Google faces another European lawsuit The European Commission announced on Wednesday that it is fining Google €4.34 billion ($5 billion) for forcing its Google apps onto smartphone users. Antitrust official Margrethe Vestager had this to say about the fine: Google has used Android as a vehicle to cement the dominance of its search engine. They […]
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Boeing lands contract for new Air Force One

Air Force One deal has liftoff Boeing recently signed a contract with President Trump to test and modify two new Air Force One jets – the deal is valued at $3.9 billion. The Boeing 747/748’s will be finished by 2024 according to sources, which would be Trump’s last year in office if he wins reelection. […]
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MGM Resorts will sue mass shooting victims

MGM suing its victims? In an effort to avoid liability for the mass shooting in October of last year, MGM Resorts is seeking to sue over 1,000 victims to avoid their potential lawsuits. Many victims have already set out to sue MGM, accusing them of not providing thorough security to keep them safe. Stephen Paddock, […]
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Uber potentially facing gender discrimination laws...

Uber faces über lawsuit The US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission is investigating Uber for potential gender discrimination. According to some sources close to the matter, this investigation has been ongoing since August 2017. CEO Dara Khosrowshahi has been trying to change the cultural atmosphere of Uber, which had been toxic ever since previous owner Travis […]
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Pininfarina Designs $2 million EV Hypercar

Automobili Pininfarina, the car manufacturing company that produces Ferraris in Germany, announced that they will be building a $2 million electric hypercar. The blueprints of the new luxury vehicle present a thin, sleek, two-seater with a single beam of light on the front bumper. The Italian sports car is in the niche market of electric […]
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JetBlue Founder David Neeleman Starting a New Airl...

The founder of JetBlue Airways, David Neeleman, bought 60 Airbus A2220-300 commercial jets and is starting a new airline. The 60 planes cost him $5.4 billion and Neeleman plans on launching the airline by 2021. Neeleman issued the following statement: “After years of U.S. airline consolidation, the conditions are improving for a new generation of […]
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JetBlue Founder David Neeleman Starting a New Airl...

The founder of JetBlue Airways, David Neeleman, bought 60 Airbus A2220-300 commercial jets and is starting a new airline. The 60 planes cost him $5.4 billion and Neeleman plans on launching the airline by 2021. Neeleman issued the following statement: “After years of U.S. airline consolidation, the conditions are improving for a new generation of […]
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Adidas Vows To Only Use Recycled Plastics By 2024

Large companies are racing to become more sustainable and environmentally friendly. In the past, companies like Patagonia and REI have focused their marketing strategies on giving back to the earth. Now, non-outdoors sportswear companies are joining in on the breath of fresh air. Sports brand giant Adidas announced their new mission to only using recycled […]
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Trump Meets With Putin and Bashes the U.S. on Twit...

Today, President Donald Trump met with Russian President Vladimir Putin and discussed many things including the 2016 election interference case. Trump yet again has used the term “Witch Hunt” and Putin seems to agree. The meeting between the two presidents last about 2-hours behind closed doors in Helsinki, the capital of Finland. People are outraged […]
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Boeing lands contract for new Air Force One

Air Force One deal has liftoff Boeing recently signed a contract with President Trump to test and modify two new Air Force One jets – the deal is valued at $3.9 billion. The Boeing 747/748’s will be finished by 2024 according to sources, which would be Trump’s last year in office if he wins reelection. […]
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JetBlue Founder David Neeleman Starting a New Airline

The founder of JetBlue Airways, David Neeleman, bought 60 Airbus A2220-300 commercial jets and is starting a new airline. The 60 planes cost him $5.4 billion and Neeleman plans on launching the airline by 2021. Neeleman issued the following statement: “After years of U.S. airline consolidation, the conditions are improving for a new generation of […]
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Stock markets on the up-and-up

The stock market is currently thriving The Dow Jones Industrial Average, S&P 500, and Nasdaq Composite all closed at brilliant levels on Friday. The Dow reached 25,000 points, its highest in the past 30 days. Secondly, the S&P 500 hit its highest point in the past five months. And finally, the Nasdaq closed at a […]
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Uber potentially facing gender discrimination laws...

Uber faces über lawsuit The US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission is investigating Uber for potential gender discrimination. According to some sources close to the matter, this investigation has been ongoing since August 2017. CEO Dara Khosrowshahi has been trying to change the cultural atmosphere of Uber, which had been toxic ever since previous owner Travis […]
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California cuts greenhouse gases significantly

Is California inspiration for other states? On Wednesday, the California Air Resource Board reported that California greenhouse gas emissions dropped by 2.7 percent in 2016. That brings their greenhouse gas emissions for the year down to 429.4 million metric tons – that may still seem like a lot (and it is), but it’s actually very […]
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Justice Department will appeal AT&T -Warner

AT&T-Warner not over yet The Justice Department reported on Thursday that it will appeal AT&T’s acquisition of Warner, which Judge Richard Leon approved last month. Judge Leon ruled that the merger did not break any antitrust laws, and if it did, the government failed to show that. When the Justice Department first opened the case […]
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Drug prices on the rise

Untouchable pharma manufacturers Pfizer agreed to halt the increase of its drug prices after President Trump talked with its executives, but that doesn’t mean other companies haven’t been ramping up prices. According to Wells Fargo, in June and the first few days of July, pharmaceutical manufacturers raised the prices of 104 drugs (!!!). Teva Pharmaceutical […]
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JetBlue purchases new Airbus A220s

JetBlue takes flight with A220 purchases JetBlue announced on Tuesday that it will buy sixty of Airbus’s new A220 model, manufactured in Mobile, Alabama. Airbus is making the JetBlue with smaller jet manufacturer Bombardier – in fact, Airbus is even hijacking their name, changing it from the Bombardier C Series to the Airbus A220. JetBlue […]
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Southwest Airlines will no longer offer free peanuts

Ah, nuts. Southwest removes peanuts from flights After August 1st, Southwest Airlines will no longer give out free peanuts to its passengers. The free peanuts were the airline’s trademark for over 47 years, and many people often looked forward to the free snack on flights. However, to appease passengers with nut allergies, they decided to […]
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Toyota Launched New Car-Sharing App In Hawaii

Toyota has developed and launched a new car-sharing service around Honolulu, Hawaii. The service allows islanders and tourists to access Toyota vehicles at car-sharing stations on the island of Oahu. The service is run through an app called “Hui Car Share”. In the app description, Toyota states that “Hui is round-trip, station-based care share service […]
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Lauren Simmons Paves The Way For Women In Finance

Lauren Simmons became the youngest women to be a full-time stockbroker for the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) back in early June. Despite her early plans of working in the medical field, Simmons took a different path, down the road of finance opportunity. “The one thing that I love about numbers and statistics, and kind […]
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Fox raises bid for Sky

Sky’s the limit for Fox 21st Century Fox announced on Wednesday that it has upped its bid for UK broadcaster Sky to $32.5 billion (£24.5 billion). Fox has been deadlocked in a bidding war with Comcast over Sky since April, and this most recent bid eclipses Sky’s by 12 percent. In fact, it’s 30 percent larger […]
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Maine Gov. Vetoed Bill to Ban Gay Conversion Therapy

Maine governor Paul LePage (R) vetoed a bill that if passed, would have banned gay conversion therapy throughout the entire state. LePage vetoed the bill last Friday and described that it was a “threat to an individual’s religious liberty”.  Many Mainers are disappointed with this verdict. Governor LePage wrote in his veto message: “This bill […]
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