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Boeing outsells rivals at Paris Air Show

Boeing outsells rivals at Paris Air Show

Ruili Airlines operates a fleet of 14 Boeing 737 airplanes. Analyst Richard Aboulafia, of Virginia-based Teal Group, said commercial activity had been better than expected and was reminiscent of shows in 2009 and 2011, when the aircraft industry had generally bucked a retreating world economy."This time we've got instability and uncertainty in many regions of the world, but airline traffic is strong, and as we've seen at this show, airlines want jets and the finance people are certainly ...


Gunman at San Francisco UPS facility kills 3 before fatally shooting himself

Gunman at San Francisco UPS facility kills 3 before fatally shooting himself

San Francisco police responded to the UPS warehouse on 17th Street and Potrero Avenue, according to a tweet from the San Francisco Police Department. Later, in the second briefing of the day, Chaplin clarified that officers did not engage in shooting the suspect throughout the process. Gaut said the facility's employees have been released from work and he believes most have left the building.


U.S. stock indexes hold steady as the price of oil steadies

U.S. stock indexes hold steady as the price of oil steadies

MARKETS OVERSESAS: The French CAC 40 slipped 0.3 percent, the German DAX lost 0.6 percent and the FTSE 100 fell 0.7 percent. Brent crude LCOc1 pared early losses to trade slightly lower at $45.90, while USA crude CLc1 was marginally up at $43.53 after Iran's oil minister said OPEC members were considering further output cuts.


Uber weighs leave of absence for CEO

Uber weighs leave of absence for CEO

Uber is also reportedly weighing a leave of absence for Kalanick following the death of his mother in a boating accident last month. Uber's board met yesterday with Holder and consultant Tammy Albarran to discuss the findings and " unanimously voted to adopt all the recommendations " of the report , according to the source.


Parents anxious of Snapchat's newest 'Snap Map' feature

Parents anxious of Snapchat's newest 'Snap Map' feature

Snapchat announced the new Snap Map feature earlier this week, and while some people were excited, others were not so pleased with the idea. A Devon primary school has written to parents to warn them over a new Snapchat update that allows people to stalk their friends.


Gulf crisis: UAE accuses Qatar of 'leaking' list of 13 demands

Gulf crisis: UAE accuses Qatar of 'leaking' list of 13 demands

Accusing Qatar of supporting extremists and Iran, Saudi Arabia , Egypt , Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates have suspended diplomatic ties and severed air links, among other measures. Freeze their assets, and provide any desired information about their residency, movements and finances. The demands from the Saudis, the Emiratis, the Egyptians and the Bahrainis amount to a call for a sweeping overhaul of Qatar's foreign policy and natural gas-funded influence peddling in the region.