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Iran seals deal with Boeing to buy 80 planes worth $16.6B

The sale was made possible by the Obama administration's lifting of economic sanctions on Iran in September . Those curbs have prevented the country from buying new planes from Chicago-based Boeing and European rival Airbus , and in many cases made it hard for Iranian airlines to secure much-needed spare parts.


Ocado Group PLC 23.2% Potential Decrease Indicated by HSBC

Ocado Group PLC 23.2% Potential Decrease Indicated by HSBC

The stock was bought at an average price of GBX 274 ($3.48) per share, with a total value of £4,978.58 ($6,325.22). There are now 636,088,824 shares in issue with the average daily volume traded being 1,301,677. easyJet plc has a 12 month low of GBX 851.00 and a 12 month high of GBX 1,771.00. The businesses 50 day moving average is 265.54 and its 200 day moving average is 200.57.



Macy's, Sears, JCPenny and Kohl's Sued Over False Pricing

The Los Angeles city attorney accused four big stores of using pricing schemes in a series of lawsuits filed on Thursday. The retailers - Macy's, Sears, JC Penney and Kohl's - allegedly advertised high "list" or "regular" prices on merchandise that was never actually available at that price, according to the lawsuit, in a practice known as " false reference pricing ".



Fast food giant McDonald's to move non-US tax base to UK

But McDonald's insists that it hasn't broken any rules. The European Union has been probing McDonald's tax deals with Luxembourg following revelations that it and other large companies had negotiated lower tax rates, in some cases as low as one percent, in secret pacts with the tiny country.


'I did it,' SC church shooting suspect says in taped confession

'I did it,' SC church shooting suspect says in taped confession

It contained racial slurs and a suggestion that white women who date outside their race shouldn't be killed, but need to repent. In a matter-of-fact tone, Roof told the Federal Bureau of Investigation he researched his target and went on the killing spree because blacks were raping white women.



Coca-Cola says CEO Muhtar Kent to step down in May

Kent, who will remain chairman of the board for beverage company, talked to Marketplace Morning Report host David Brancaccio in 2013 about Coke's role in global society and the country's obesity problem. "The iPhone didn't exist when Muhtar became CEO", Quincey said. Kent will retain his title as chairman of the board. Incoming Coca-Cola CEO James Quincey (left) with outgoing chief Muhtar Kent (right).