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Lawmakers Call on Congressional Leadership to Extend CHIP Funding

Lawmakers Call on Congressional Leadership to Extend CHIP Funding

Others got a short-term reprieve in the two-week spending bill President Donald Trump signed Friday. Congress is scheduled to end its session on December 14 and reconvene in January. It was introduced to the Senate on September 18. "We can't find a way to pay for it, they say, while they're cutting taxes for the wealthiest Americans", said Senator Michael Bennet (D-CO).


EasyJet statement on EC approval of its Air Berlin acquisition

EasyJet statement on EC approval of its Air Berlin acquisition

After Lufthansa's planned acquisition of Niki fell through and no other buyer could be found at short notice, Niki filed a petition to open insolvency proceedings with the a court in Berlin-Charlottenburg, it added. The Commission said it would now limit its review to LGW. Lufthansa had already offered to give up numerous precious takeoff and landing slots it originally wanted under the deal.



'Mannequin Skywalker' rides Blue Origin's new crew capsule

On the journey back to the planet's surface it hit a maximum velocity of Mach 3.74. With those three successful tests of the same booster under its belt, Blue Origin embarked on its fourth test, which again tested the New Shepard's ability to launch and land successfully .


Apple invests $390M in Finisar

Apple invests $390M in Finisar

Its Canadian channel partners can be found in Ontario and Quebec. Corning Inc., the maker of glass for iPhone and iPad screens, earlier received $200 million for glass processing. "Technology is only as good as the people behind it, and Finisar is a company with a long history of putting its employees first and supporting the community it's a part of".


Hurricane Ophelia blows in top of Google charts for 2017

Hurricane Ophelia blows in top of Google charts for 2017

Australians also wanted to know what Bitcoin was, and did not show much interest for United States leader Donald Trump's presidency. Reliance Industries Ltd's power couple Mukesh and Nita Ambani topped the list of business leaders trending on Google Search in 2017.