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United States dollar hits 7-month high against euro

United States dollar hits 7-month high against euro

On a quarterly basis, Japan's economic output fell 0.2% in the third quarter versus the quarter before, weaker than forecasts of a 0.1% decline. That signalled a housing market stabilisation that could help re-energise the listless economy.


Obama takes immigration reform to Supreme Court

Obama takes immigration reform to Supreme Court

Circuit Courtroom of Appeals in New Orleans upheld a federal judge's injunction blocking the measure. The administration claims the programs are within the executive branch's discretionary power and would allow the Department of Homeland Security to focus on deporting criminal offenders rather than law-abiding groups with strong ties to the United States.


American Airlines' revamped rewards geared for big spenders

American Airlines' revamped rewards geared for big spenders

Now we're at a point where we can begin to look ahead and lay the foundation for the future of the AAdvantage program to ensure we're rewarding our most loyal customers with the benefits they value the most . Until then, members can still earn award miles based on the distance flown. Despite that uncertainty, Rubin said American wanted to detail a few of its planned frequent-flier program changes now because the carrier is "eager to be transparent" and to give customers advance notice.


German authorities extend NOx investigation to brands beyond Volkswagen Group

German authorities extend NOx investigation to brands beyond Volkswagen Group

Volkswagen has created a website where owners of affected vehicles can enter their respective vehicle identification numbers in order to find out if they are qualified to get the $1,000 gift cards. It is Volkswagen's first time to credit their customers who have been affected by the scandal, which first fired up in September about using a developed software to cheat emission tests.


Some 'Black Lives Matter' Protesters Take Issue with Paris Terrorist Attacks

Some 'Black Lives Matter' Protesters Take Issue with Paris Terrorist Attacks

On Monday, his family took him off life support, and his death was officially confirmed on Tuesday, according to WCCO (Minneapolis). "They surged first through first-floor Berry, then up the stairs to the normally undisturbed floors of the building, before coming back down to the ground floor..."   Their demonstration was apparently due to a Black Lives Matter display of shirts being torn down at the school's Collis Center last week.